Sunday, July 14 2019


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aarts; Thomas W. (Mantorville, MN), Hays; Ched D. (Austin, TX), Hollinger; Michael C. (Round Rock, TX), Ma; Jason S. (Austin, TX), Ortiz; Jose L. (Austin, TX), Raghuswamyreddy; Gundam (Austin, TX)
Title: Determining simulation fidelity in a self-optimized simulation of a complex system
Patent Number: 9,026,422

Inventors: Abdallah; Mohammad (Folsom, CA), Modali; Prasad (San Jose, CA), Huang, legal representative; Chien-Yu (San Jose, CA), Huff; Thomas R. (Portland, OR), Pentkovski; Vladimir (Folsom, CA), Roussel; Patrice (Portland, OR), Thakkar; Shreekant S. (Portland, OR), Hsieh, deceased; Hsien-Cheng E. (Gold River, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for floating point operations and format conversion operations
Patent Number: 7,216,138

Inventors: Abdel-Meguid; Sherin S. (Exton, PA), Babine; Robert E. (Franklin, MA), Deng; Hongfeng (Acton, MA), Jin; Lei (Wellesley, MA), Lin; Jian (Walpole, MA), Magee; Scott R. (Somerville, MA), Meyers; Harold V. (Weston, MA), Pandey; Pramod (Canton, MA), Rynkiewicz; Michael J. (Boston, MA), Weaver; David T. (Newton, MA), Gho; Zihong (Southbury, CT), Bannister; Thomas D. (Northborough, MA)
Title: Compounds and methods for treatment of thrombosis
Patent Number: 7,217,794

Inventors: Abe; Daisuke (Suntoh-gun, JP), Oguma; Toru (Mishima, JP), Murayama; Shigeo (Susono, JP), Matsubara; Hideyuki (Mishima, JP)
Title: Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,215,901

Inventors: Abe; Hiroko (Setagaya, JP), Iwaki; Yuji (Atsugi, JP), Yukawa; Mikio (Atsugi, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Atsugi, JP), Watanabe; Yasuko (Atsugi, JP), Moriya; Yoshitaka (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,935,958

Inventors: Abe; Keiko (Yokohama, JP), Fujita; Shinobu (Inagi, JE)
Title: Information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,026,830

Inventors: Abe; Masaaki (Chino, JP), Kijima; Kazuhiro (Kawaguchi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having a specified terminal layout pattern
Patent Number: 7,936,071

Inventors: Abe; Miki (Kanagawa, JP), Morinaga; Eiichiro (Tokyo, JP), Kon; Takayasu (Tokyo, JP), Kamada; Yasunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data transfer system, data transfer device, data recording device and data transfer method
Patent Number: 7,936,877

Inventors: Aberer; Bernd (Munich, DE), Ratzberger; Dietmar (Haidershof, AT), Pesty; Francois (Pullach, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for switching incoming calls through to subscribers of a telecommunications network
Patent Number: 7,218,716

Inventors: Abhyanker; Raj (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Coordination of aerial vehicles through a central server
Patent Number: 9,022,324

Inventors: Abplanalp; Daniel S. (Salem, OR), Stonefield; Anthony Pierre (San Diego, CA), Lindner; Mark Aaron (Superior, CO)
Title: Recommending information associated with a user equipment or a communication group in a communications system
Patent Number: 9,025,474

Inventors: Abrokwah; Jonathan K. (Chandler, AZ), Costello; Keri L. (Chandler, AZ), Cotronakis; James G. (Chandler, AZ), Daly; Terry K. (Gilbert, AZ), Fender; Jason R. (Chandler, AZ), Reyes; Adolfo G. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Integrated passive device with a high resistivity substrate and method for forming the same
Patent Number: 7,935,607

Inventors: Acharya; Parag Vishwanath (Hyderabad, IN), Harikrishnan; Prabahar (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Device to verify sequence of events data collection in a control system
Patent Number: 9,024,485

Inventors: Adkisson; James William (Jericho, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey Peter (Westford, VT), Leidy; Robert Kenneth (Burlington, VT), Lepuschenko; Walter Victor (Fairfax, VT), Meatyard; David Alan (Bolton, VT), Mongeon; Stephen A. (Essex Junction, VT), Rassel; Richard John (Colchester, VT)
Title: Method of making small geometry features
Patent Number: 7,935,604

Inventors: Adonailo; Robert S. (Rockville Centre, NY), Li; Tony T. (Roslyn Heights, NY), Zakrewski; David S. (Babylon, NY)
Title: False alarm reduction in security systems using weather sensor and control panel logic
Patent Number: 7,218,217

Inventors: Agblevor; Foster A. (Blacksburg, VA), Evans; Timothy G. (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Method for production of lactic acid
Patent Number: 7,217,545

Inventors: Agerstam; Mats (Portland, OR), Shenhav; Amir (Netanya, IL)
Title: Methods and arrangements to offload scans of a large scan list
Patent Number: 9,026,163

Inventors: Aghassian; Daniel (Glendale, CA), Ozawa; Bob (Woodland Hills, CA), Hyun; Joonho (Valencia, CA)
Title: System for an implantable medical device having an external charger coupleable to accessory charging coils
Patent Number: 9,026,220

Inventors: Ahmed; Hebah (Houston, TX), Kohli; Harjit S. (Sugar Land, TX), Donnell; Ben A. (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Field weldable connections
Patent Number: 7,216,719

Inventors: Ahn; Chi Ho (Seongnam-si, KR), Cho; Jae-Hoon (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Ji Eun (Seongnam-si, KR), Kang; Chan Goo (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Se Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Photographic lens optical system
Patent Number: 9,025,259

Inventors: Ahn; Kyoung-jin (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Yo-han (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Portable electronic device and camera
Patent Number: 7,936,278

Inventors: Aitken; John M. (South Burlington, VT), Cannon; Ethan H. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Method for fabricating semiconductor device having radiation hardened insulators
Patent Number: 7,935,609

Inventors: Akaike; Takaaki (Kumamoto, JP), Akuta; Teruo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nitroguanosine-3' 5'-cyclic monophosphate compound and protein kinase G activating agent
Patent Number: 7,935,814

Inventors: Akatsuka; Junya (Kawasaki, JP), Aoki; Daisuke (Yokohama, JP), Murakami; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Sheet feeder and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,024,984

Inventors: Akiike; Ryo (Ayase, JP), Kuramochi; Hideto (Ayase, JP), Iigusa; Hitoshi (Ayase, JP)
Title: Transparent conductive zinc oxide film, process for production thereof, and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,024,176

Inventors: Akino; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ribbon microphone and unidirectional converter therefor
Patent Number: 9,025,797

Inventors: Akino; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Condenser microphone
Patent Number: 9,025,805

Inventors: Akiyoshi; Kozo (Tokyo, JP), Akiyoshi; Nobuo (Tokyo, JP), Shinagawa; Yoshihisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image-effect method and apparatus using critical points
Patent Number: 7,215,872

Inventors: Akram; Salman (Boise, ID)
Title: Die stacking scheme
Patent Number: 7,217,597

Inventors: Akutsu; Yasushi (Kanuma, JP), Ishimatsu; Tomoyuki (Kanuma, JP), Miyauchi; Koichi (Kanuma, JP)
Title: Connecting film, and joined structure and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 9,023,464

Inventors: Albarran; Enrique L. (Waukegan, IL)
Title: Acoustic building material employing chitosan
Patent Number: 9,023,143

Inventors: Albers; Scott (New York, NY)
Title: Method for developing a personalized musical ring-tone for a mobile telephone based upon characters and length of a full name of a user
Patent Number: 7,937,115

Inventors: Alberti; Francesco (Turate, IT), Minzioni; Paolo (Pavia, IT), Schiffini; Alessandro (Milan, IT)
Title: Optical transmission system using an optical phase conjugation device
Patent Number: 7,218,807

Inventors: Albou; Pierre (Paris, FR)
Title: Motor vehicle headlight module for a cutoff beam
Patent Number: 7,934,861

Inventors: AlDeghaishem; Dunia Tariq (Al-Qusour, KW)
Title: Educational game for teaching addition and subtraction of whole numbers
Patent Number: 9,022,787

Inventors: Alexander; David W. (Boone, IA), Hansen; Kevin J. (Des Moines, IA), Hart; Colin R. (Ankeny, IA), Higgins; Joshua W. (Bondurant, IA)
Title: Apparatus for transporting food products to a loading head
Patent Number: 9,022,202

Inventors: Alfano; Robert R. (Bronx, NY), Cai; Wei (Bronx, NY)
Title: Hybrid-dual-fourier tomographic algorithm for a fast three-dimensionial optical image reconstruction in turbid media
Patent Number: 7,218,959

Inventors: Alfermann; Timothy J. (Noblesville, IN), McGrew, Jr.; Arthur L. (Indianapolis, IN), El-Antably; Ahmed M. (Carmel, IN)
Title: Permanent magnet machines with stator pole sections having different magnetic materials
Patent Number: 7,936,104

Inventors: Ali; Syed S. (Allentown, PA), Belhaj; Said O. (Coplay, PA)
Title: Separately secured voice messages
Patent Number: 7,218,710

Inventors: Allen, Jr.; Lloyd W. (Cary, NC), Jenkins; Jana H. (Raleigh, NC), Schaller; Rebecca J. (Cary, NC), York; Tricia E. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Dynamic filtering of a navigation path to a set of minimums
Patent Number: 9,026,990

Inventors: Allen; Michael L. (Shawnee, KS), Bosse; Craig E. (Katy, TX), Brickhaus; Lisa A. (St. Charles, MO), Budhraja; Ajay (St. Louis, MO), Carter; Saul E. (Florissant, MO), Cerutti; Sherry (Broken Arrow, OK), Gideon; Brenda (Katy, TX), Jackson; Terry J. (Fayetteville, AR), Savintsev; Dmitri (Bloomington, IN), Staggs; Ronald D. (Manchester, MO), Stobaugh; Richard B. (Bryant, AR), Weisenborn; Cheryl (Lee's Summit, MO)
Title: Telecommunications equipment and customer information retrieval system
Patent Number: 7,216,153

Inventors: Allred, III; Jimmie B. (Skaneateles, NY), Zielinski; Edmund (Liverpool, NY), Kummer; Joseph (Fayetteville, NY)
Title: Adjustable c-clamp system
Patent Number: 9,022,375

Inventors: Alperovich; Vladimir (Dallas, TX), Valentine; Eric (Plano, TX)
Title: Method, system and apparatus in a telecommunications network for selectively transmitting information utilizing the internet
Patent Number: 7,218,952

Inventors: Alpert; Charles Jay (Austin, TX), Li; Zhuo (Austin, TX), Sze; Chin Ngai (Austin, TX), Wei; Yaoguang (Austin, TX)
Title: Congestion aware routing using random points
Patent Number: 9,026,976

Inventors: Alshinnawi; Shareef F. (Durham, NC), Cudak; Gary D. (Creedmoor, NC), Suffern; Edward S. (Chapel Hill, NC), Weber; J. Mark (Wake Forest, NC)
Title: Controlling vehicular traffic on a one-way roadway
Patent Number: 9,024,787

Inventors: Altshuler; Gregory B. (Lincoln, MA), Anderson; R. Rox (Boston, MA)
Title: Heads for dermatology treatment
Patent Number: 7,935,107

Inventors: Aman; James A. (Telford, PA)
Title: System and methods for translating sports tracking data into statistics and performance measurements
Patent Number: 9,025,021

Inventors: Amano; Takashi (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Data storage system with redundant storage media and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,216,244

Inventors: Amick; Darryl D. (Albany, OR)
Title: Tungsten-containing articles and methods for forming the same
Patent Number: 7,217,389

Inventors: Amir; Ofir (Binyamina, IL), Mahat; Einat (Hod Hasharon, IL), Amizur; Or (Rosh HaAyin, IL), Dekel; Ohad (Kiryat Ono, IL)
Title: System and method for efficient caching and delivery of adaptive bitrate streaming
Patent Number: 9,026,670

Inventors: Ananthakrishnan; Avinash N. (Hillsboro, OR), Rotem; Efraim (Haifa, IL), Rajwan; Doron (Rishon Le-Zion, IL), Shrall; Jeremy J. (Portland, OR), Samson; Eric C. (Folsom, CA), Wiessmann; Eliezer (Haifa, IL), Wells; Ryan (Folsom, CA)
Title: Controlling operating frequency of a core domain via a non-core domain of a multi-domain processor
Patent Number: 9,026,815

Inventors: Anchan; Kirankumar (San Diego, CA), Lin; Yih-Hao (San Diego, CA), Maggenti; Mark A. (San Diego, CA), Santhanam; Arvind V. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Application layer access channel congestion avoidance in group communications over broadcast/multicast services
Patent Number: 9,025,498

Inventors: Anderson, Jr.; James B. (Cookeville, TN)
Title: Phosphor reactive instrument panel and gauges
Patent Number: 7,216,997

Inventors: Anderson; Brent A. (Jericho, VT), Bryant; Andres (Burlington, VT), Clark, Jr.; William F. (Essex Junction, VT), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Structure including transistor having gate and body in direct self-aligned contact
Patent Number: 7,937,675

Inventors: Anderson; Brent W. (Alpharetta, GA), Bizzell; Daniel Lee (Davidson, NC), Stanziale; Russ (Cumming, GA), Kovacevich; Ian D. (Charlotte, NC), Foreman; Louis J. (Huntersville, NC)
Title: Serving tray and food container
Patent Number: 7,934,449

Inventors: Anderson; Dennis C. (Northfield, MN)
Title: Dimensionally stable flying disc toy construction
Patent Number: 7,217,169

Inventors: Anderson; Donald A. (Bellevue, WA), Johnson; Brice A. (Federal Way, WA), Spoon; Stephen S. (Buckley, WA)
Title: Method of making composite panels for a fuselage
Patent Number: 7,935,289

Inventors: Anderson; Noel Wayne (Fargo, ND)
Title: Apparatus for machine coordination which maintains line-of-site contact
Patent Number: 9,026,315

Inventors: Anderson; R. Rox (Lexington, MA), Hunter; Ian W. (Lincoln, MA), Brenan; Colin J. H. (Marblehead, MA), Lim; Keng Hui (Cambridge, MA), Sebern; Elizabeth (Cedarburg, WI)
Title: Apparatus and method for laser treatment with spectroscopic feedback
Patent Number: 7,217,266

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Uyama; Kazuyuki (Kumagaya, JP), Ito; Yuuji (Ota-ku, JP), Kikuchi; Shinichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Recording medium of stream data, and recording method and playback method of the same
Patent Number: 7,218,838

Inventors: Andreoli; Jean-Marc (Meylan, FR), Bouchard; Guillaume M. (Saint-Martin-le-Vinoux, FR)
Title: Multi-device powersaving
Patent Number: 9,026,825

Inventors: Andrews; James C. (Denver, CO), Marcotte; Amy L. (Mason, OH), Noschang; Sarah A. (Mason, OH), Thompson; Eric W. (Pleasant Plain, OH), Woodruff; Scott A. (Cincinnati, OH), Vendely; Michael J. (Lebanon, OH)
Title: Implantable injection port with tissue in-growth promoter
Patent Number: 9,022,923

Inventors: Andrews; Thomas (Provo, UT)
Title: Gun safe
Patent Number: 9,021,840

Inventors: Anerousis; Nikolaos (Chappaqua, NY), Jamjoom; Hani T. (White Plains, NY), Mao; Yun (Edison, NJ), Tao; Shu (White Plains, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for component association inference, failure diagnosis and misconfiguration detection based on historical failure data
Patent Number: 7,937,347

Inventors: Angquist; Lennart (Enkoping, SE), Halvarsson; Per (Vasteras, SE), Stridh; Bengt (Vasteras, SE), Ringvall; Torbjorn (Vasteras, SE)
Title: Energy supply system and method related thereto
Patent Number: 7,936,091

Inventors: Antonello; Christopher (Raleigh, NC), Brimhall; Kevin James (Raleigh, NC), McLennan; Deborah Kay (Leawood, KS), Curtis; Julia Wallace (Raleigh, NC), Noble; Robert Peter (Wake Forest, NC)
Title: Methods and apparatus for presenting offers to qualified consumers
Patent Number: 7,219,070

Inventors: Antonini; Enrico A. (Edwardsville, IL)
Title: Method for separation and purification of naltrexone by preparative chromatography
Patent Number: 7,935,821

Inventors: Anzinger; Claus (Neutraubling, DE), Schurz; Willibald (Pielenhofen, DE), Simmet; Martin (Bad Abbach, DE)
Title: Method for manufacturing a body
Patent Number: 7,934,635

Inventors: Aoki; Tsuyoshi (Machida, JP), Aoki; Shigenori (Atsugi, JP), Muranaka; Hidenobu (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Optical connector
Patent Number: 9,025,917

Inventors: Aoyama; Akio (Tokyo, JP), Hamabe; Kojiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for deciding tilt angle of antenna in radio communication system and apparatus for deciding the same
Patent Number: 7,218,955

Inventors: Aoyama; Koji (Saitama, JP), Michel; Xavier (Chiba, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, recording medium, and program
Patent Number: 7,936,942

Inventors: Apfel; Russell J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Current sensing echo cancellation device
Patent Number: 7,215,764

Inventors: Arai; Masae (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal with TV and radio and power conservation
Patent Number: 7,937,119

Inventors: Araki; Ryosuke (Tokyo, JP), Nakanishi; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Mochizuki; Shunsuke (Tokyo, JP), Yoshioka; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Kimura; Hiroto (Tokyo, JP), Wada; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Ichiki; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kondo; Tetsujiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Signal processing apparatus, signal processing method, and program
Patent Number: 7,936,712

Inventors: Arata; Allen A. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Aircraft with extendable leading edge of fuselage and wings
Patent Number: 7,216,835

Inventors: Arazi; Nitzan (Ramat Hasharon, IL), Soffer; Yaron (Nes-Ziona, IL), Barak; Haim (Kfar Saba, IL)
Title: Wireless private branch exchange (WPBX) and communicating between mobile units and base stations
Patent Number: 7,215,952

Inventors: Arena; Chantal (Mesa, AZ), Bertram; Ronald Thomas (Mesa, AZ), Lindow; Ed (Cornville, AZ)
Title: Methods of forming bulk III-nitride materials on metal-nitride growth template layers, and structures formed by such methods
Patent Number: 9,023,721

Inventors: Arima; Takenobu (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Radio reception apparatus and radio reception method
Patent Number: 7,218,667

Inventors: Armstrong; William Joseph (Rochester, MN), Hartung; Michael Howard (Tucson, AZ), Hsu; Yu-Cheng (Tucson, AZ), Wightwick; Glenn Rowan (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Cluster availability management
Patent Number: 7,937,616

Inventors: Arndt; Richard L. (Austin, TX), Nayar; Naresh (Rochester, MN), Francois; Christopher (Shakopee, MN), Rajamani; Karthick (Austin, TX), Rawson, III; Freeman L. (Austin, TX), Swanberg; Randal C. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Controlling depth and latency of exit of a virtual processor's idle state in a power management environment
Patent Number: 9,027,021

Inventors: Arnold; Brittany Ursula (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Title: Child seat accessory to catch fallen items
Patent Number: 9,022,465

Inventors: Arnold; Catherine (London, GB)
Title: Detection of nucleic acid mutations by detecting the presence of heteroduplexes
Patent Number: 7,935,480

Inventors: Arramon; Yves P. (Sunnyvale, CA), Delli-Santi; George (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Cannula having asymmetrically-shaped threads
Patent Number: 7,935,122

Inventors: Aruga; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Takagi; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Sakai; Kiyohide (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Feed through structure for optical semiconductor package
Patent Number: 7,217,958

Inventors: Arvidson; Arvid Neil (Sanford, MI), Molnar; Michael (Midland, MI)
Title: Silicon production with a fluidized bed reactor integrated into a siemens-type process
Patent Number: 7,935,327

Inventors: Aryanfar; Farshid (Allen, TX)
Title: Tracking system with orthogonal polarizations and a retro-directive array
Patent Number: 9,026,040

Inventors: Asahara; Hideo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Management device, information processing system, management method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,026,626

Inventors: Asai; Arito (Asaka, JP), Washio; Kazuto (Asaka, JP)
Title: Computer apparatus and program for controlling same
Patent Number: 7,216,151

Inventors: Asayama; Go (Kanagawa, JP), Fukushima; Noriyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Nitta; Yoshikazu (Kanagawa, JP), Muramatsu; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Amano; Kiyotaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Digital-to-analog converter, analog-to-digital converter, and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,936,294

Inventors: Aschenbrenner; Jean Margaret (Boulder, CO), Hohensee; Reinhard Heinrich (Boulder, CO), Palmer; Dwight Ross (Longmont, CO), Rijavec; Nenad (Longmont, CO)
Title: Method, data structure and apparatus for providing object level rendering control using tagged secondary resources
Patent Number: 7,218,405

Inventors: Ash; Kevin J. (Tucson, AZ), Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Demoting partial tracks from a first cache to a second cache
Patent Number: 9,026,732

Inventors: Ashida; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Itagaki; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Masuda; Setsuko (Tokyo, JP), Miyamura; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Terue (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for reading file using plurality of tape media
Patent Number: 9,025,271

Inventors: Ashmore; Bradley C. (Mountain View, CA), D'Amico; Ken (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Combining a marker with contextual information to deliver domain-specific content
Patent Number: 7,937,095

Inventors: Aslam; Shahid (Washington, DC), Edgett; Karin (Washington, DC)
Title: Wearable radiation detector
Patent Number: 9,024,271

Inventors: Asselin; Albert A. (Morrisville, NC), Piazza; William J. (Holly Springs, NC), Roberts; David B. (Cary, NC)
Title: Updating firmware compatibility data
Patent Number: 9,027,014

Inventors: Assmann; Stefan (Erlangen, DE), Ekinci; Okan (Uttenreuth, DE)
Title: Method and device for automatic determination of a flow of a bodily fluid within vessels of an organism
Patent Number: 9,026,191

Inventors: Atal; Bishnu Saroop (New Providences, NJ)
Title: System and method of pattern recognition in very high-dimensional space
Patent Number: 7,216,076

Inventors: Atanackovic; Petar B. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Semiconductor-on-insulator silicon wafer
Patent Number: 7,217,636

Inventors: Atkin; Micah James (Glen Huntly, AU)
Title: Instrumentation systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,023,278

Inventors: Atsuta; Akio (Tokyo, JP), Igaki; Masahiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical encoder
Patent Number: 7,217,916

Inventors: Atwood; Eugene (Housatonic, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for locating and testing a chip
Patent Number: 7,218,128

Inventors: Atwood; Jerry L. (Columbia, MO), Barbour; Leonard J. (Columbia, MO), Jerga; Agoston (Columbia, MO)
Title: Calixarene-based guest-host assemblies for guest storage and transfer
Patent Number: 7,217,846

Inventors: Au; Jessie L.-S. (Columbus, OH), Wientjes; Guillaume (Columbus, OH)
Title: Methods and compositions for enhancing delivery of therapeutic agents to tissues
Patent Number: 7,217,735

Inventors: Aufranc; Richard (Albany, OR), Carrico; Thomas M (Corvallis, OR)
Title: System and method for masking and overlaying images in multiple projector system
Patent Number: 7,936,361

Inventors: Augusteijn; Alexander (Eindhoven, NL), Leijten; Jeroen Anton Johan (Hulsel, NL)
Title: Run-time selection of feed-back connections in a multiple-instruction word processor
Patent Number: 7,937,572

Inventors: Avins; David C. (Burbank, OH), Graf; Mark (Creston, OH)
Title: Torque limiter and method for assemblying a torque limiter
Patent Number: 7,934,997

Inventors: Axelrod; Scott Elliot (Mt. Kisco, NY), Olsen; Peder Andreas (New York, NY), Printz; Harry William (San Francisco, CA), de Souza; Peter Vincent (San Jose, CA)
Title: Determining and using acoustic confusability, acoustic perplexity and synthetic acoustic word error rate
Patent Number: 7,219,056

Inventors: Aycock; Michael (Colleyville, TX)
Title: Collapsible organization and workstation system
Patent Number: 7,934,596

Inventors: Baba; Tsunehiko (Hachioji, JP), Hara; Norihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for changing configuration of servers in a shared-nothing database system
Patent Number: 7,937,376

Inventors: Bacchiaz; John D. (Pullenvale, AU), Christensen; Robert (Chanhassen, MN)
Title: Biometric key
Patent Number: 7,218,202

Inventors: Bacchus; Shaheed (Athens, GA), Dike; Bradley Dale (Marietta, GA), Wong; Bruce (Athens, GA), Kersey; Edward Curt (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing data from a service to a client based on encryption capabilities of the client
Patent Number: 7,219,223

Inventors: Bachmann; Max (Bad Waldsee, DE)
Title: Drive system for individually driving two drive wheels of a drive wheel pair
Patent Number: 7,935,014

Inventors: Bae; Byung-Woog (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Hinge assembly and housing
Patent Number: 7,216,401

Inventors: Bahir; Shiri (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Method and system for the sale of medical items
Patent Number: 7,937,290

Inventors: Bakalski; Winfried (Munich, DE), Kitlinski; Krzysztof (Munich, DE), Zannoth; Markus (Neubiberg, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit with multi-stage matching circuit
Patent Number: 7,936,045

Inventors: Balaban; David J. (San Rafael, CA), Aggarwal; Arun (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing a bioinformatics database
Patent Number: 7,215,804

Inventors: Balakrishnan; Balu (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for fault condition protection of a switched mode power supply
Patent Number: 7,218,495

Inventors: Banerji; Revanta (Beacon, NY), Hathaway; David J. (Underhill, VT), Rubin; Alex (Sunnyvale, CA), Suess; Alexander J. (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Method for generating a skew schedule for a clock distribution network containing gating elements
Patent Number: 7,937,604

Inventors: Bang; Kyong-Mo (San Jose, CA), Gibson; David (San Jose, CA), Kim; Young-Gon (San Jose, CA), Riley, III; John B. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Components, methods and assemblies for stacked packages
Patent Number: 7,935,569

Inventors: Bangera; Mahalaxmi Gita (Renton, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Fluid spraying apparatuses, and related systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,022,999

Inventors: Bank; Judith H. (Morrisville, NC), Bryant; Erik S. (Wake Forest, NC), Denner; Gary (Longwood, IE), O'Sullivan; Patrick J. (Dublin, IE)
Title: Updating a conference invitation responsive to user location
Patent Number: 9,026,489

Inventors: Bank; Judith H. (Morrisville, NC), Harpur; Liam (Dublin, IE), Lyle; Ruthie D. (Durham, NC), O'Sullivan; Patrick (Dublin, IE), Sun; Lin (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Handling of website messages
Patent Number: 9,026,650

Inventors: Barclay; George G. (Jefferson, MA), Kanagasabapathy; Subbareddy (Worcester, MA), King; Matthew A. (Boston, MA)
Title: Processes for producing silane monomers and polymers and photoresist compositions comprising same
Patent Number: 7,217,490

Inventors: Barnard; Etienne (Pittsburgh, PA), Dahan; Jean-Guy (Brookline, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for discriminative training of acoustic models of a speech recognition system
Patent Number: 7,216,079

Inventors: Barnard; Thomas J. (Liverpool, NY), Canavan; Thomas M. (Syracuse, NY)
Title: Method and system for isolating and reducing grating lobe interference
Patent Number: 7,936,304

Inventors: Barnes; Andrew (Naugatuck, CT)
Title: Reinforced flexible access assembly
Patent Number: 9,022,926

Inventors: Barnett; Michael (Seattle, WA), Schulte; Wolfram (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Conformance execution of non-deterministic specifications for components
Patent Number: 7,216,338

Inventors: Barrett; Leslie A. (New York, NY), Mackof; Morton D. (New York, NY)
Title: System, method, and apparatus for information extraction of textual documents
Patent Number: 7,937,386

Inventors: Barrillon; Pascal (Issy-les-Moulineaux, FR), Cochet; Stephane (Versailles, FR), Gauvin; Fabrice (Mennecy, FR), Meurisse; Olivier (Antony, FR)
Title: Method and device for estimating a nitrogen oxide mass stored in a catalytic trapping device of a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,219,008

Inventors: Barrow; Steven W. (South Riding, VA)
Title: Method and system for priority handling of dispatch call requests
Patent Number: 9,026,160

Inventors: Bartha; Ferenc (Tiszavasvari, HU), Kovanyine Lax; Gyoergyi (Budapest, HU), Volk; Balazs (Budapest, HU), Barkoczy; Jozsef (Budapest, HU), Morovjan; Gyoergy (Budapest, HU), Krasznai; Gyoergy (Budapest, HU), Nagy; Kalman (Budapest, HU), Simig; Gyula (Budapest, HU), Ruzsics; Gyoergy (Hoegyesz, HU), Clementis; Gyoergy (Budapest, HU), Kapui; Imre (Erd, HU), Slegel; Peter (Budapest, HU), Keszthelyi; Adrienn (Budapest, HU), Szent-Kirallyi; Zsuzsanna (Budapest, HU), Hoffmanne Fekete; Valeria (Budapest, HU), Imre; Janos (Budapest, HU)
Title: Crystalline form I rosuvastatin zinc salt
Patent Number: 9,023,838

Inventors: Basceri; Cem (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods of forming a capacitor
Patent Number: 7,217,617

Inventors: Basker; Veeraraghavan S. (Albany, NY), Furukawa; Toshiharu (Essex Junction, VT), Tonti; William R. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Anti-fuse device structure and electroplating circuit structure and method
Patent Number: 7,935,621

Inventors: Bassett; Lonnie (Casper, WY)
Title: Controller system for downhole applications
Patent Number: 7,218,997

Inventors: Basu; Hirak S. (Madison, WI), Zarling; David A. (Menlo Park, CA), Wilding; George (Verona, WI), Mehraein-Ghomi; Farideh (Madison, WI), Church; Dawn R. (Stoughton, WI)
Title: Androgen induced oxidative stress inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,023,837

Inventors: Bates; Cary Lee (Rochester, MN), Day; Paul Reuben (Rochester, MN), Santosuosso; John Matthew (Rochester, MN)
Title: Method, system, and program for verifying network addresses included in a file
Patent Number: 7,219,298

Inventors: Batora; Robert Alan (DeWitt, MI)
Title: Apparatus for measuring step height or depth against another surface
Patent Number: 7,216,441

Inventors: Battaglia; Francesco (Messina, IT)
Title: Semiconductor memory with self-refresh capability
Patent Number: 7,216,212

Inventors: Bayat; Benjamin R. (Williston, VT), Mallette; Raymond P. (Shelburne, VT), Michael; James G. (Burlington, VT), Purdy; Kathleen G. (Richmond, VT)
Title: Dynamically determining yield expectation
Patent Number: 7,218,984

Inventors: Bayer; Michael J. (Eschborn, DE), Brietzke; Stephan (Wiesbaden, DE), Groer; Peter (Babenhausen, DE), Mollenkopf; Christoph (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Process for producing acesulfame potassium
Patent Number: 9,024,016

Inventors: Bayer; Travis Scott (London, GB), Samson; Jennifer Adele (London, GB)
Title: Bacterial methods
Patent Number: 9,023,635

Inventors: Bayha; Thomas (Markgroningen, DE), Berger; Andreas (Nurtingen, DE)
Title: Method for testing the fit or imbalance of a tool
Patent Number: 7,217,071

Inventors: Baylis; Christopher Stanford (Hexaham, GB)
Title: Mounting friction elements to disc brakes
Patent Number: 7,216,745

Inventors: Beaman; Daniel Paul (Cedar Park, TX), Florence, Jr.; Robert F. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Mahaney, Jr.; Howard Victor (Cedar Park, TX), Wright, IV; Frederic William (Newburgh, NY)
Title: System, apparatus and method for controlling temperature of an integrated circuit under test
Patent Number: 7,218,129

Inventors: Beaulieu; Kelly (Portage la Prairie, CA), Church; Philip Maurice (Stittsville, CA)
Title: Specific gravity measuring tool
Patent Number: 9,026,395

Inventors: Bebko; Thomas (Kamen, DE)
Title: Switching apparatus with ISDN access
Patent Number: 7,218,631

Inventors: Bechtolsheim; Andreas V. (Stanford, CA), Cheriton; David R. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Packet processing engine architecture
Patent Number: 7,218,632

Inventors: Bedell; Stephen (Yorktown Heights, NY), Fogel; Keith (Yorktown Heights, NY), Inns; Daniel (Chester Hill, AU), Kim; Jeehwan (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sadana; Devendra (Yorktown Heights, NY), Vichiconti; James (Peekskill, NY)
Title: Layer transfer using boron-doped SiGe layer
Patent Number: 7,935,612

Inventors: Bedetti; Maurizio (Imola, IT)
Title: Machine and method for filling and weighing capsules
Patent Number: 9,021,772

Inventors: Begeja; Lee (Gillette, NJ), Drucker; Harris (Long Branch, NJ), Gibbon; David Crawford (Lincroft, NJ), Gorin; Allen Louis (Berkeley Heights, NJ), Haffner; Patrick Guy (Atlantic Highlands, NJ), Lewis; Steven H (Middletown, NJ), Liu; Zhu (Marlboro, NJ), Rahim; Mazin G (Warren, NJ), Renger; Bernard S. (New Providence, NJ), Shahraray; Behzad (Freehold, NJ)
Title: Systems and methods for generating an annotation guide
Patent Number: 7,219,054

Inventors: Beierle; Robert T. (Bar, CA)
Title: Passive repeater/terminator
Patent Number: 7,218,892

Inventors: Belisario; Ella (Boca Raton, FL), Lacombe; Jason Nathaniel (Berkeley, CA), Loghin; Adriana M. (Boca Raton, FL), Patel; Pravesh Kirit (Cary, NC), Semenov; Vadim S. (San Francisco, CA), Vidyarthi; Suraksha (Fremont, CA)
Title: Extensible mechanism for automatically migrating resource adapter components in a development environment
Patent Number: 7,937,698

Inventors: Bell; Dean A. (Marcellus, NY), Russell; Timothy D. (North Ridgeville, OH)
Title: Unitized chemically etched tungsten electrode
Patent Number: 7,218,046

Inventors: Bellekens; Kathleen (Winksele-Delle, BE), Meurs; Paul (Leuven, BE), Vanwinkel; Freddy (Kersbeek-Miskom, BE)
Title: Envelope for optical fibres
Patent Number: 7,215,865

Inventors: Below; John (Oakland, CA)
Title: Gaseous fluid compressor control system
Patent Number: 7,217,103

Inventors: Ben-Haim; Shlomo (Haifa, IL), Darvish; Nissim (Haifa, IL), Mika; Yuval (Haifa, IL), Fenster; Maier (Petach Tikva, IL)
Title: Fencing of cardiac muscles
Patent Number: 7,218,963

Inventors: Bennani; Youssef L. (Boston, MA), Huck; Bayard (Sudbury, MA), Robarge; Michael J. (Burton, OH)
Title: Tricyclic indeno-pyrrole derivatives as serotonin receptor modulators
Patent Number: 7,935,830

Inventors: Benner; Stephen J. (Lansdale, PA)
Title: Enhanced end effector arm arrangement for CMP pad conditioning
Patent Number: 7,217,172

Inventors: Bennett, III; Raymond Walden (Naperville, IL), Bossemeyer, Jr.; Robert Wesley (St. Charles, IL), Ekstrom; Gayle Roberta (Chicago, IL), Griffith; Laura Marie (Dundee, IL), Israelski; Edmond W. (Lake Barrington, IL), Kagan; Denise Violetta (Riverwoods, IL), Krupka; Richard Peter (Barrington, IL), Liebrecht; Donald Bernard (West Dundee, IL), Light; Jordan Howard (Chicago, IL), Pelletier; Karen Jeanne (Crystal Lake, IL), Pickard; Michael Steven (Highland Park, IL), Stuckman; Bruce Edward (Alqonquin, IL), Sullivan; Barry James (Long Grove, IL)
Title: Method, system, and article for audibly identifying a called party
Patent Number: 7,218,717

Inventors: Bennett; Keith A. (Falls Mills, VA)
Title: Magazine for 22 caliber conversion kit and 22 caliber firearm
Patent Number: 7,934,443

Inventors: Bennington; John T. (Chesterland, OH)
Title: Split wheel stump cutter with replaceable tooth blocks and cutting teeth
Patent Number: 7,216,682

Inventors: Benware; Robert B. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Method of generating test patterns to efficiently screen inline resistance delay defects in complex ASICs
Patent Number: 7,216,280

Inventors: Bergelson; Michael (Bronx, MN), Naydenov; Narcis M. (Wayne, NJ)
Title: System and method for real-time remote monitoring of implantable medical devices
Patent Number: 7,218,967

Inventors: Berkay; Cengiz (Istanbul, TR), Osman; Osman (Istanbul, TR), Yilmaz; Osman (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Standby power supply device
Patent Number: 9,024,475

Inventors: Berkowitz; Brian T. (Seattle, WA), Christofferson; Peter A. (Kenmore, WA)
Title: Arbitration of state changes
Patent Number: 7,219,128

Inventors: Bernal; Edgar A. (Webster, NY), Wen; Xuejin (Fairport, NY), Wu; Wencheng (Webster, NY), Mestha; Lalit Keshav (Fairport, NY)
Title: Adaptive quality image reconstruction via a compressed sensing framework
Patent Number: 9,025,883

Inventors: Bernasconi; Ermanno (Neuchatel, CH), Buehler; Roger (Le Locle, CH), Dinger; Rudolf (Saint-Aubin, CH), Farine; Pierre-Andre (Neuchatel, CH)
Title: Method for synchronising an analog display of a timepiece with its electronic time base
Patent Number: 7,218,577

Inventors: Bernstein; Kerry (Underhill, VT), Goodnow; Kenneth J. (Essex, VT), Ogilvie; Clarence R. (Huntington, VT), Reynolds; Christopher B. (Underhill, VT), Ventrone; Sebastian T. (South Burlington, VT), Williams; Keith R. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Processor pipeline architecture logic state retention systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,937,560

Inventors: Berti; Corrado (Lugo, IT), Binassi; Enrico (Bologna, IT), Colonna; Martino (Bologna, IT), Fiorini; Maurizio (Bologna, IT), Kannan; Ganesh (Evansville, IN), Karanam; Sreepadaraj (Bergen op Zoom, NL), Mazzacurati; Marzia (Bologna, IT), Odeh; Ihab (Evansville, IN)
Title: Bio-based terephthalate polyesters
Patent Number: 9,024,060

Inventors: Bess; Eric Schreiner (Wildomar, CA), Shields; Timothy Patrick (Portland, OR)
Title: Resource point game mechanic
Patent Number: 7,216,870

Inventors: Bethke; Reinhold (Wolfenbuttel, DE), Eder; Michael (Braunschweig, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for testing the adhesive strength of a coating on a substrate
Patent Number: 9,021,874

Inventors: Biellak; Steve (Sunnyvale, CA), Stokowski; Stanley E. (Danville, CA), Vaez-Iravani; Mehdi (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for a wafer inspection system using multiple angles and multiple wavelength illumination
Patent Number: 7,218,392

Inventors: Biester; Klaus (Wienhausen, DE)
Title: Actuating device, especially for use in a throttle device
Patent Number: 7,934,437

Inventors: Billian; Randal M. (Kalamazoo, MI), Smith; Aaron M. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Suspension air spring lift kit
Patent Number: 7,934,734

Inventors: Birchak; James R. (Spring, TX), Ritter; Thomas E. (Katy, TX), Mese; Ali I. (Houston, TX), van Batenburg; Diederik (Delft, NL), Trainor; William (Houston, TX), Han; Wei (Missouri City, TX), Yoo; Kwang (Houston, TX), Kusmer; Daniel P. (Sugarl Land, TX), Proett; Mark A. (Missouri City, TX), van der Bas; Ferdinand (Vlaardingen, NL), van der Sman; Peter (Heemstede, NL), Groenenboom; Jeroen (The Hague, NL), Zuiderwijk; Pedro (Delft, NL)
Title: Acoustic stimulation method with axial driver actuating moment arms on tines
Patent Number: 7,216,738

Inventors: Birru; Dagnachew (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Apparatus and method for constraining the value of feedback filter tap coefficients in a decision feedback equalizer
Patent Number: 7,218,672

Inventors: Bishop; Christopher M. (Cambridge, GB), Blake; Andrew (Stapleford, GB), Marthi; Bhaskara (Kensington, CA)
Title: Patch-based video super-resolution
Patent Number: 7,218,796

Inventors: Black; Neil W. (Redmond, WA), Hansen; Peter (Bellevue, WA), Markman; Jon D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and method for creating model investment portfolios
Patent Number: 7,219,077

Inventors: Blaha; Ernst (Tullnerbach, AT), Krenn; Peter (Neufeld, AT)
Title: Chip stack cutter devices for displacing chips in a chip stack and chip-stacking apparatuses including such cutter devices
Patent Number: 7,934,980

Inventors: Blair; James L (Ramona, CA), Welcomer, Jr.; Robert L (San Diego, CA)
Title: Two mount and three mount socket design with attachment and alignment
Patent Number: 7,934,951

Inventors: Blandina; Michael (Aurora, CO), Berry; Robert (Salt Lake City, UT), Belczynski; Mari (Aurora, CO)
Title: Stored value transaction system including an integrated database server
Patent Number: 7,216,091

Inventors: Blankenhorn; Ulrich (Grossbottwar, DE), Polach; Stefan (Stuttgart, DE), Brox; Oliver (Stuttgart-Weilimdorf, DE), Maas; Joerg (Remseck, DE)
Title: Method and device for controlling an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,216,029

Inventors: Blatchley; Robert D. (Longmont, CO), Deputat; Jurij M. (Longmont, CO), Taylor, III; Donald P. (Longmont, CO), Zimmermann; Stephen E. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Apparatus, system and program product for dynamically changing advertising on an avatar as viewed by a viewing user
Patent Number: 9,026,458

Inventors: Blazecka; Peter Garth (Brantford, CA), Che; Daqing (Taizhou, CN), McPhail; Cameron L. (Brantford, CA), Rey; Allan W. (Brantford, CA)
Title: Salt form and cocrystals of adefovir dipivoxil and processes for preparation thereof
Patent Number: 7,935,817

Inventors: Blench; Toby Jonathan (Harlow, GB), Edwards; Christine (Harlow, GB), Heald; Robert Andrew (Harlow, GB), Kulagowski; Janusz Jozef (Harlow, GB), Sutton; Jonathan Mark (Harlow, GB), Capaldi; Carmelida (Parma, IT)
Title: Compounds
Patent Number: 9,023,855

Inventors: Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Administering message acknowledgements in a parallel computer
Patent Number: 9,027,033

Inventors: Blodgett; Greg A. (Nampa, ID), Morzano; Christopher K. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and circuit for off chip driver control, and memory device using same
Patent Number: 7,936,181

Inventors: Blodgett; James R. (Walnut Creek, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling adaptive circuits
Patent Number: 7,218,172

Inventors: Blott; Stephen M. (Gillette, NJ), Brustoloni; Jose' Carlos (Westfield, NJ), Martin; Clifford E. (Martinsville, NJ)
Title: Application programming interface for network applications
Patent Number: 7,219,157

Inventors: Blount; Edmon W. (Colchester, VT)
Title: System and method for providing efficiency and stability to securities financing marketplace
Patent Number: 7,937,310

Inventors: Bobykin; Anton (Novosibirsk, RU), Tormasov; Alexander G. (Moscow, RU)
Title: System and method for managing web-based forms and dynamic content of website
Patent Number: 9,026,898

Inventors: Boccara; Albert Claude (Paris, FR), Harms; Fabrice (Orsay, FR), Le Conte Chrestien de Poly; Bertrand (Paris, FR)
Title: Method and device for high resolution full field interference microscopy
Patent Number: 9,025,150

Inventors: Boetje; Jakob (TH Leek, NL), Schraven; Patrik (Duisburg, DE)
Title: Method of recycling metallic coated scrap pieces
Patent Number: 7,217,312

Inventors: Bogen; Steven A. (Sharon, MA), Loeffler; Herbert H. (Arlington, MA), Purbrick; John A. (Arlington, MA)
Title: Random access slide stainer with independent slide heating regulation
Patent Number: 7,217,392

Inventors: Boldt; Sven (Aschheim, DE)
Title: Method for testing a memory device and memory device for carrying out the method
Patent Number: 7,219,029

Inventors: Bolender; Robert J. (Guelph, CA)
Title: Input device with capacitive force sensor and method for constructing the same
Patent Number: 9,024,907

Inventors: Bolourchi; Nader (Larchmont, NY), Kazakevich; Leonid (Plainview, NY), Yang; Rui (Greenlawn, NY)
Title: Method and system for code reuse and capacity enhancement using null steering
Patent Number: 7,218,684

Inventors: Bolz; Stephan (Pfatter, DE)
Title: Protective circuit for protection against over-voltage for a CAN bus transceiver
Patent Number: 7,218,497

Inventors: Bon; Xavier (Les Milles, FR)
Title: Identity booklet with a radiofrequency identification device
Patent Number: 7,218,233

Inventors: Bonaccio; Anthony R. (Shelburne, VT), Haar; Allen P. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Pseudo-random binary sequence checker with automatic synchronization
Patent Number: 7,219,113

Inventors: Bonasia; Gaetano (Bronx, NY), Eckel; David P. (Eaton's Neck, NY), Hebeisen; Stephen P. (Somers, NY), Mernyk; Ross (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Method of adding a device to a network
Patent Number: 7,219,141

Inventors: Booker, Jr.; Sylvester R. (Highland Springs, VA)
Title: Drain strainer and filter
Patent Number: 9,021,621

Inventors: Borchert; Holger (Offstein, DE), Schlitter; Stephan (Limburgerhof, DE), Fischer; Rolf-Hartmuth (Heidelberg, DE), Rosch; Markus (Oppenheim, DE), Stein; Frank (Bad Durkheim, DE), Rahn; Ralf-Thomas (Mannheim, DE), Weck; Alexander (Freinsheim, DE)
Title: Catalytic coating for the hydrogenation of maleic anhydride and related compounds to give .gamma.-butyrolactone, tetrahydrofuran and derivatives thereof
Patent Number: 7,217,679

Inventors: Borgstrom; Alan D. (Hackettstown, NJ), Stepniak; Frank M. (Andover, NJ)
Title: Method for forming a separable electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,216,426

Inventors: Borufka; Hans Peter (Starnberg, DE), Stiehler; Frank (Bad Liebenwerda, DE)
Title: Rotor for a turbo machine
Patent Number: 9,022,727

Inventors: Bourlas; Yair (San Diego, CA), Sutton; Todd (Del Mar, CA), Gummadi; Srikanth (San Diego, CA), Wang; Lei (San Diego, CA)
Title: Shorthand connection identifier with embedded subfield
Patent Number: 7,937,090

Inventors: Bowers; Lee N. (Springfield, OH)
Title: Suspension assemblies having resilient member and vehicles including same
Patent Number: 7,934,579

Inventors: Bowman; Charles (San Diego, CA), Moeenziai; Behzad (San Diego, CA)
Title: Simultaneous bidirectional transmission for radio systems
Patent Number: 9,025,500

Inventors: Bozler; Carl O. (Waltham, MA), Berry; Shaun R. (Allston, MA), Muldavin; Jeremy (Westford, MA), Keast; Craig L. (Groton, MA)
Title: Micro-electro mechanical switch designs
Patent Number: 7,218,191

Inventors: Bradbury; Michael Sean (Eagle, CO)
Title: Broadhead-bullet with sabot
Patent Number: 9,021,958

Inventors: Bradstreet; Edward D (Lake, MI)
Title: Illuminating fishing pole
Patent Number: 9,021,737

Inventors: Bramnik; Kirill (Jersey City, NJ), Hibst; Hartmut (Schriesheim, DE), Lampert; Jordan Keith (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Synthesis of lithium-iron-phosphates under hydrothermal conditions
Patent Number: 9,023,523

Inventors: Brandt; Calvin J. (Delano, MN)
Title: Railcar positioning system
Patent Number: 7,934,457

Inventors: Braun; Helmut (Bergkirchen, DE), Zinsmeister; Manfred (Furstenfeldbruck, DE)
Title: Impact device having an impact mechanism lubricating device
Patent Number: 9,022,138

Inventors: Breed; David (Spicewood, TX), Alexander; William (Spicewood, TX), Cuevas; Alfonso (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring physiological conditions
Patent Number: 7,935,061

Inventors: Breed; David S. (Boonton Township, NJ)
Title: Single side curtain airbag for vehicles
Patent Number: 9,022,417

Inventors: Brenner; Karl-Heinz (Mannheim, DE), Bruning; Ulrich (Neustadt, DE)
Title: Method and device for establishing an optical connection between an optoelectronic component and an optical waveguide
Patent Number: 7,218,804

Inventors: Breu; Gunther (Nuremberg, DE), Diehm; Hans-Joachim (Fuerth, DE), Gutbrod; Wolfgang (Moehrendorf, DE), Heinke; Friedhelm (Heroldsberg, DE), Kuhn; Mathias (Eckental, DE)
Title: Circuit arrangement with a programmable memory element on a circuit board, with security against reprogramming
Patent Number: 7,218,529

Inventors: Breznock; Eugene M. (Winters, CA), Lenker; Jay A. (Laguna Beach, CA), Wieting; David W. (Fredricksburg, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for prevention of catheter air intake
Patent Number: 7,935,102

Inventors: Briemle; Eugen (Laupheim, DE), Keller; Hans-Peter (Boll, DE)
Title: Procedure for computing the Cholesky decomposition in a parallel multiprocessor system
Patent Number: 7,219,119

Inventors: Briggs; Vernon R. (Sunapee, NH)
Title: Composite firearm barrel
Patent Number: 7,934,332

Inventors: Brindel; Jason R. (Apex, NC)
Title: Dual mode liquid crystal displays (LCDs) with electromechanical reflective array
Patent Number: 7,218,364

Inventors: Brink; Reinhold (Haltern, DE), Heuer; Lutz (Dormagen, DE), Kuhlmann; Sven (Cologne, DE), Mechelhoff; Martin (Cologne, DE), Pfohl; Oliver (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Separation of isomeric menthol compounds
Patent Number: 9,024,079

Inventors: Brinzey; George Walter Hulak (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Orientable tactical light
Patent Number: 9,022,620

Inventors: Broderick; Clifford (Washingtonville, NY)
Title: Machinery slot cover
Patent Number: 7,216,564

Inventors: Brooks; Mark A. (Gaylordsville, CT), Otto; Walter W. (Clinton Corners, NY), Shah; Neil (Wappingers Falls, NY), Warren; Stephen C. (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Automatic update of persistent boot parameter storage
Patent Number: 9,026,777

Inventors: Brooks; Roger J. (Galgate, Lancaster, GB)
Title: Golf putting practice aid
Patent Number: 7,217,198

Inventors: Brosmith; Sean (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Scent diffuser
Patent Number: 9,022,365

Inventors: Brosnan; Stephen John (San Pedro, CA), Weber; Mark Ernest (Hawthorne, CA)
Title: Wavefront sensor using hybrid optical/electronic heterodyne techniques
Patent Number: 7,218,402

Inventors: Broten; Neil E. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Segmented soap bar with soap bodies forming concave arc surface
Patent Number: 9,023,777

Inventors: Brown; Deborah W. (Manalapan, NJ), Goldberg; Randy G. (Princeton, NJ), Marcus; Stephen Michael (Morristown, NJ), Rosinski; Richard R. (Middletown, NJ)
Title: Concise dynamic grammars using N-best selection
Patent Number: 7,937,260

Inventors: Brown; Gary L (Aloha, OR), Jones; Christopher S. (Portland, OR), Boggs; Darrell D. (Aloha, OR)
Title: Microprocessor with customer code store
Patent Number: 7,216,220

Inventors: Brown; Jeff David (Lindale, TX)
Title: Fastener and material remover
Patent Number: 9,021,672

Inventors: Brown; Jeffrey S. (Ft. Collins, CO), Chafin; Craig R. (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Device and method for using a lessened load to measure signal skew at the output of an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,219,270

Inventors: Brown; Nathan R. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Differential pressure application apparatus for use in polishing layers of semiconductor device structures and methods
Patent Number: 7,935,216

Inventors: Brown; Stephen J. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Disease simulation system and method
Patent Number: 7,937,254

Inventors: Brown; Stephen J. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Diabetes care management system
Patent Number: 7,937,255

Inventors: Brozovich; Steve (Santa Clara, CA), Hoevenaar; Robert (De Weere, NL)
Title: Vehicle or engine diagnostic systems supporting fast boot and reprogramming
Patent Number: 7,937,198

Inventors: Bruder; Herbert (Hoechstadt, DE), Flohr; Thomas (Uehlfeld, DE), Kachelriess; Marc (Nuremberg, DE), Schaller; Stefan (Fuerth, DE), Stierstorfer; Karl (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for spiral scan computed tomography
Patent Number: 7,215,805

Inventors: Brueckl; Oliver (Waldmuenchen, DE), Hertel; Udo (Regensburg, DE), Hirthammer; Armin (Regensburg, DE), Saveliev; Anatoli (Zeitlarn, DE)
Title: Tap changer
Patent Number: 9,024,596

Inventors: Brum; William (Raynham, MA), Dalton; Jeffrey L. (Dartmouth, MA), Boehm; Herbert C. (Norwell, MA), Cavallaro; Christopher (Lakeville, MA)
Title: Method of making a golf ball with a multi-layer core
Patent Number: 7,935,288

Inventors: Brustein; Alison (Los Angeles, CA), Cohen; Laurie (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Table edge supporting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,934,692

Inventors: Bryan; Thomas R. (Wilmette, IL)
Title: Modular fence
Patent Number: 7,216,854

Inventors: Buchanan; Jerry E. (Acworth, GA), Buchanan; Rodney A. (Marietta, GA), Baner; Albert L. (St. Joseph, MO), Bennett; Harold H. (St. Joseph, MO), Miles; Todd A. (Huntington Beach, CA), Ratcliff; John G. (St. Joseph, MO)
Title: Container for housing product and method for making same
Patent Number: 7,217,032

Inventors: Buckman; Robert F. (Radnor, PA), Lenker; Jay A. (Laguna Beach, CA), Kolehmainen; Donald J. (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Splint system and method of use
Patent Number: 7,935,069

Inventors: Buckner; Zach (Washington, DC), Christie; Brian (Washington, DC)
Title: Electronic communications system for multinodal expert networks
Patent Number: 9,025,758

Inventors: Buehl; Olaf (Albershausen, DE), Gallandt; Christoph (Nuertingen, DE), Rau; Uwe (Besigheim, DE), Schlecht; Werner P. (Vaihingen/Enz, DE)
Title: Storage compartment with a supporting frame, and receiving device for a supporting frame
Patent Number: 7,934,761

Inventors: Buis; Emmanuel (Sceaux, FR), Leporcq; Michel (Epinay sur Orge, FR)
Title: Method for controlling an engine provided with an exhaust gas recycling loop
Patent Number: 7,937,213

Inventors: Burgener, II; Robert H. (Murray, UT), Felix; Roger L. (Pleasant Grove, UT), Renlund; Gary M. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Dynamic p-n junction growth
Patent Number: 7,935,616

Inventors: Burges; Christopher J. C. (Bellevue, WA), Platt; John C. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Leveraging unlabeled data with a probabilistic graphical model
Patent Number: 7,937,264

Inventors: Burghaus; Johannes (Gross-Umstadt, DE)
Title: Applicator for applying an oxidative hair dye and method of repeatedly dyeing individual hair strands uniformly or non-uniformly with same
Patent Number: 7,217,052

Inventors: Burke; Barry E. (Lexington, MA), Suntharalingam; Vyshnavi (Carlisle, MA)
Title: High-yield single-level gate charge-coupled device design and fabrication
Patent Number: 7,217,601

Inventors: Burns; David Booth (Houston, TX)
Title: Double insulated heaters for treating subsurface formations
Patent Number: 9,022,118

Inventors: Burton, Jr.; Clayton B. (Clearwater, FL)
Title: Hold direct
Patent Number: 7,937,098

Inventors: Bushnell; Irving Edward (Melbourne, FL), Blalock; Marcelo (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Charging connection device with illumination and associated methods
Patent Number: 9,022,605

Inventors: Caamano; Ramon Anthony (Gilroy, CA), Lee; Michael J. (Center Ossipee, NH)
Title: Low power system for wireless monitoring of an environment and irrigation control
Patent Number: 7,216,659

Inventors: Cabrera; Luis Felipe (Bellevue, WA), Copeland; George P. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Adaptive recovery from system failure for application instances that govern message transactions
Patent Number: 7,216,255

Inventors: Cai; Chaozhong (North Wales, PA), McComsey; David F. (Warminster, PA), Sui; Zhihua (Norristown, PA), Kang; Fu-An (Collegeville, PA)
Title: Octahydro-cyclopentapyrrolyl antagonists of CCR2
Patent Number: 9,024,017

Inventors: Cai; Dong (Cambridge, MA), Carnahan; David L. (Needham, MA)
Title: Nanospearing for molecular transportation into cells
Patent Number: 7,935,517

Inventors: Caires; Antonio Carlos Favero (Mogi Das Cruzes, BR), Trindade; Claudia Bincoletto (Mogi Das Cruzes, BR), Tersariol; Ivarne Luis dos Santos (Mogi Das Cruzes, BR)
Title: Cyclic palladium compounds having coordinated thereto bis (diphenylphosphine) ferrocene ligands which inhibit the activity of proteins and enzymes and treatment of diseases and disorders associated therewith
Patent Number: 7,935,728

Inventors: Calo; Seraphin B. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Dilmaghani; Raheleh B. (Elmsford, NY), Ko; Bong Jun (Harrington Park, NJ), Lee; Kang-Won (Nanuet, NY), Pappas; Vasileios (Elmsford, NY), Verma; Dinesh C. (New Castle, NY)
Title: Proactive data object replication in named data networks
Patent Number: 9,026,554

Inventors: Campagna; Swen (Engelthal, DE)
Title: Method and control device for operating a magnetic resonance tomography apparatus to select appropriate local coils
Patent Number: 7,218,109

Inventors: Campbell; Brian J. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Recovering bit lines in a memory array after stopped clock operation
Patent Number: 7,218,562

Inventors: Campbell; Jonathan W. (Madison, AL), Edwards; David L. (Huntsville, AL), Campbell; Jason J. (Harvest, AL)
Title: Aerospace laser ignition/ablation variable high precision thruster
Patent Number: 9,021,782

Inventors: Campbell; Levi A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Chu; Richard C. (Hopewell Junction, NY), David; Milnes P. (Fishkill, NY), Ellsworth, Jr.; Michael J. (Lagrangeville, NY), Schmidt; Roger R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Simons; Robert E. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Zambrano; Daniel E. (Weston, FL)
Title: Inlet-air-cooling door assembly for an electronics rack
Patent Number: 9,025,331

Inventors: Campbell; Levi A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Chu; Richard C. (Hopewell Junction, NY), David; Milnes P. (Fishkill, NY), Ellsworth, Jr.; Michael J. (Lagrangeville, NY), Schmidt; Roger R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Simons; Robert E. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Zambrano; Daniel E. (Weston, FL)
Title: Inlet-air-cooling door assembly for an electronics rack
Patent Number: 9,025,332

Inventors: Canel; Jerome (Le Kremlin-Bicetre, FR), Tenegal; Francois (Paris, FR)
Title: Phase powders and process for manufacturing said powders
Patent Number: 9,023,246

Inventors: Capek; Peter G. (Ossining, NY), Kanevsky; Dimitri (Ossining, NY), Basson; Sara H. (White Plains, NY)
Title: System and method for obtaining items at a traveler's destination
Patent Number: 7,219,074

Inventors: Capote; Jose A. (Kaohsiung, TW), Menon; Frank K. (Round Lake, IL), Rosin; Joseph A. (Northbrook, IL), Zhou; Changjian (Cary, NC)
Title: Apparatus for treating liquid waste
Patent Number: 7,216,593

Inventors: Carlson; Francis M. (Gillette, WY)
Title: Methods of evaluating undersaturated coalbed methane reservoirs
Patent Number: 7,216,702

Inventors: Carlson; William Brenden (Seattle, WA), Wan; Feng (Issaquah, WA), Londergan; Timothy (Seattle, WA)
Title: Oxidizing agents on pigments
Patent Number: 9,023,146

Inventors: Carroll; Alan Frederick (Raleigh, NC), Hang; Kenneth Warren (Hillsborough, NC)
Title: Conductive compositions and processes for use in the manufacture of semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,935,277

Inventors: Carroll; Paul L. (Lakeway, TX), Rao; Sudhindra K. (Apex, NC)
Title: Handling unexpected responses to script executing in client-side application
Patent Number: 9,026,902

Inventors: Carroll; Paul L. H. (Lakeway, TX)
Title: Automatic modification of cascading style sheets for isolation and coexistence
Patent Number: 9,026,904

Inventors: Carroni; Richard (Niederrohrdorf, CH), Griffin; Timothy (Ennetbaden, CH), Schmidt; Verena (Baden, CH)
Title: Catalyzer
Patent Number: 7,934,925

Inventors: Carter; Keith A. (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Behzad; Arya Reza (Poway, CA)
Title: Multi-pole current mirror filter
Patent Number: 7,218,170

Inventors: Carty; Clark (Brunswick, OH)
Title: Dual use modular PCI/PCI express interface
Patent Number: 7,219,181

Inventors: Casanova; Manuel Rafael Umana (Santiago, CL)
Title: Cathode guidance and perimeter deposition control assembly in electro-metallurgy cathodes
Patent Number: 7,217,345

Inventors: Cash; Audwin W. (Port St. Lucie, FL), Rigatti; Christopher J. (Pittsburgh, PA), Veskovic; Dragan (Allentown, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for maintaining device information in a lighting control system
Patent Number: 7,936,281

Inventors: Castner; Eric Sean (Uniontown, OH)
Title: Emulsion particles as reinforcing fillers
Patent Number: 7,217,775

Inventors: Catteau; Jean-Pierre (Grezieu la Varenne, FR), Capaldini; Gerald (Lyons, FR)
Title: Radiant heat reflector and heat converter
Patent Number: 9,022,298

Inventors: Cavicchioli; Stefano (10040 Rubiana, IT), Cavicchioli; Carlo (10050 Borgone Susa, IT)
Title: Additive gearshift with differential gears
Patent Number: 7,217,213

Inventors: Cepeda Lopez; Rafael Arcangel (Bristol, GB), Coon; Justin (Bristol, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for antenna selection in wireless communications systems
Patent Number: 9,025,618

Inventors: Cervantes; Ezequiel (Tucson, AZ), Jennas, II; Paul Anthony (Tucson, AZ), Peipelman; Jason Lee (Vail, AZ), Ward; Matthew John (Vail, AZ)
Title: Method to create and use an aspect oriented color coding algorithm for a graphical user interface
Patent Number: 9,026,925

Inventors: Chadha; Lovleen (San Diego, CA)
Title: Hand-held communication device having navigation key-based predictive text entry
Patent Number: 7,218,249

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: 9,026,600

Inventors: Chamberlain; Jason L. (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Shock absorber mounting assembly for a bicycle
Patent Number: 7,216,882

Inventors: Chamberlain; Keith (Waldorf, MD), Higdon; Thomas (La Plata, MD), Kummerer; Anthony (La Plata, MD)
Title: Mechanical firing adapter for a M81 device
Patent Number: 9,021,956

Inventors: Chan; Hark C (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Transmission and receiver system operating on different frequency bands
Patent Number: 9,026,072

Inventors: Chandra; Satish (New Delhi, IN), Sengupta; Bikram (New Delhi, IN), Sinha; Vibha S (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Software testing
Patent Number: 7,219,279

Inventors: Chang; Chih-Kuang (Taipei Hsien, TW), Sun; Xiao-Chao (Shenzhen, CN), Yuan; Zhong-Kui (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: System and method for merging differently focused images
Patent Number: 7,936,948

Inventors: Chang; Nai-Chien (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Wireless module and connector apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 9,025,337

Inventors: Chang; Peter L. (Portland, OR), Tseng; Jia-Hung (Portland, OR)
Title: Slotted Y-coupling waveguide for slotted waveguide modulator device
Patent Number: 9,025,926

Inventors: Chang; Shih-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for designing chip package by re-using existing mask designs
Patent Number: 7,216,324

Inventors: Chang; Tzung-Chin (San Jose, CA), Wang; Xiaobao (Cupertino, CA), Kim; Henry (San Jose, CA), Sung; Chiakang (Milpitas, CA), Nguyen; Khai Q. (San Jose, CA), Wang; Bonnie (Cupertino, CA), Tyhach; Jeffrey (Sunnyvale, CA), Rangan; Gopinath (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Techniques for controlling on-chip termination resistance using voltage range detection
Patent Number: 7,218,155

Inventors: Chang; Yong-deok (Suwon, KR), Kim; Jae-Hyon (Suwon, KR), Jeong; Jin-hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Channel equalizer of single carrier receiver and equalizing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,218,673

Inventors: Chao; Kuo Sheng (Tu-chen, TW)
Title: System and method for automatic booting based on single flash ROM
Patent Number: 7,219,221

Inventors: Chao; Yu-Chiang (Taoyuan County, TW), Chan; Fu-Min (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Preparation method for organic solar cells having conductive nanorods
Patent Number: 9,023,679

Inventors: Chapman; William B. (Sunnyvale, CA), Farinas; Alejandro D. (Mountain View, CA), Daiber; Andrew (Palo Alto, CA), Li; Hua (San Jose, CA)
Title: External cavity laser method and apparatus with orthogonal tuning of laser wavelength and cavity optical path length
Patent Number: 7,218,652

Inventors: Chappel; Oscar A. (New Port Richey, FL), Creel; Christopher T. (Tampa, FL)
Title: System and method for managing a project based on team member interdependency and impact relationships
Patent Number: 7,216,088

Inventors: Chari; Srikumar N. (Cupertino, CA), Bright; Kenny L. (Hayward, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for performing a hot input function
Patent Number: 7,937,515

Inventors: Chau; Robert (Beaverton, OR), Doczy; Mark (Beaverton, OR), Doyle; Brian (Portland, OR), Kavalieros; Jack (Portland, OR)
Title: Metalgate electrode for PMOS transistor
Patent Number: 7,936,025

Inventors: Chellappa; Anand S. (Albuquerque, NM), Pena; Donovan A. (Albuquerque, NM), Wilson; Zachary C. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Liquid phase desulfurization of fuels at mild operating conditions
Patent Number: 9,023,541

Inventors: Chen Wang; Kuei-Yung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Retaining member and metal-air cell unit utilizing the same
Patent Number: 9,023,539

Inventors: Chen; Chien-Hao (Chuangwei Township, TW), Lee; Tze-Liang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Advanced forming method and structure of local mechanical strained transistor
Patent Number: 7,935,587

Inventors: Chen; Jian Feng (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Zhi Gang (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Yan Feng (Beijing, CN), Zou; Li (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Apparatus and method for fast retransmission in a power line communication network
Patent Number: 9,026,878

Inventors: Chen; Jiashu (Holmdel, NJ)
Title: Apparatus and method for producing virtual acoustic sound
Patent Number: 7,215,782

Inventors: Chen; Kun-Ming (Taichung, TW)
Title: Zoom lens assembly
Patent Number: 7,218,459

Inventors: Chen; Lu (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Directional coupler
Patent Number: 7,218,186

Inventors: Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode automobile lamp
Patent Number: 9,022,629

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Huei (HsinChu, TW)
Title: Word line driver with reduced leakage current
Patent Number: 7,218,153

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Kuang (Franklin Park, NJ), Yu; Nicholas H. (Wexford, PA)
Title: Efficient implementation of n-point DCT, n-point IDCT, SA-DCT and SA-IDCT algorithms
Patent Number: 7,216,140

Inventors: Chen; Yiran (Eden Prairie, MN), Li; Hai (Eden Prairie, MN), Liu; Harry Hongyue (Maple Grove, MN), Kim; KangYong (Boise, ID), Huang; Henry F. (Apple Valley, MN)
Title: Pipeline sensing using voltage storage elements to read non-volatile memory cells
Patent Number: 7,936,625

Inventors: Chen; Yu-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic device with electrostatic guiding structure
Patent Number: 7,936,551

Inventors: Chen; Yun-Lung (New Taipei, TW), Fu; Zhi-Jun (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Vending machine with dispensing assembly
Patent Number: 9,022,254

Inventors: Chen; Zhaoqing (Poughkeepsie, NY), Garrett-Hoffman; Jan Elizabeth (Rochester, MN), Harrer; Hubert (Schoenaich, DE), White; Stephen Bruce (Minnesota City, MN)
Title: Characterizing input/output models
Patent Number: 7,219,046

Inventors: Cheng; Jung-Fu (Cary, NC), Hu; Yang (Beijing, CN)
Title: System and method of modulation and coding scheme adjustment for a LTE shared data channel
Patent Number: 9,025,430

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Beacon, NY), Divakaruni; Ramachandra (Ossining, NY)
Title: Self-aligned body contact for a semiconductor-on-insulator trench device and method of fabricating same
Patent Number: 7,935,998

Inventors: Cheng; Po-Kun (Taipei, TW), Cheng; Chia-Yun (Taipei, TW), Cheng; Chia-Yu (Taipei, TW), Cheng; Chao-Hsiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Dental positioning stent, and manufacturing method, using method and components for the same
Patent Number: 9,022,782

Inventors: Cheng; Sheng-Hsiung (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lin; Te-An (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wang; Wu-Nan (Taipei Hsien, TW), Huang; Chia-Chia (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Foldable frame and a computer housing including the foldable frame
Patent Number: 7,934,781

Inventors: Cheng; Wei (Keelung, TW), Hsu; Wei-Hong (Keelung, TW), Chang; Tsung-Han (Keelung, TW)
Title: Cavity filter with high flatness feedback
Patent Number: 9,024,705

Inventors: Cherukuri; Naveen (San Jose, CA), Dabral; Sanjay (Palo Alto, CA), Dunning; David S. (Portland, OR), Frodsham; Tim (Portland, OR), Schoenborn; Theodore Z. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for resetting the physical layers of two agents interconnected through a link-based interconnection
Patent Number: 7,219,220

Inventors: Cheung; David (Cupertino, CA), Pan; Xiaohong (Fremont, CA)
Title: Virtual router with a priority value per port
Patent Number: 7,936,666

Inventors: Chiba; Norikatsu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Maximum likelihood decoder and decoding method therefor
Patent Number: 7,937,650

Inventors: Chiba; Shingo (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Switch device
Patent Number: 9,024,215

Inventors: Chien; Hung-Chun (Sunnyvale, CA), Mathew; Ben (Plano, TX), Takkars; Padmashree (Portland, OR), Liu; Bang (Shanghai, CN), Tai; Chang-Wei (Los Altos, CA), Xiong; Xiao-Ming (Fremont, CA), Yeap; Gary K. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Design-for-test-aware hierarchical design planning
Patent Number: 7,937,677

Inventors: Chikahisa; Masaki (Fujisawa, JP), Ichii; Makoto (Fujisawa, JP), Noguchi; Hideto (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Method of converting source code and source code conversion program
Patent Number: 9,027,002

Inventors: Chin-Huan; Chien (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Inflatable lamp assembly
Patent Number: 9,022,614

Inventors: Chin; Frances Mu-Fen (Naperville, IL), True; Sandra Lynn (St. Charles, IL), Yin; Yu (Aurora, IL)
Title: Administrator designation of one or more tones and/or one or more announcements that are playable in a communication session as interruptible
Patent Number: 7,218,922

Inventors: Chiu; Ching-Su (Taiping City, Taichung Hsien, TW), Chiang; Chung-Cheng (Taiping City, Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Gear puller
Patent Number: 7,216,409

Inventors: Chiu; Chui-Kuei (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Method for adjusting image data with shading curve
Patent Number: 7,215,824

Inventors: Chiu; Chun-Chao (Taipei, TW), Shiu; Wei-Shin (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Display with automatic locking device
Patent Number: 7,934,689

Inventors: Chiu; Jessica G. (Belmont, CA), Chan; Gregory Waimong (Mountain View, CA), Asongwe; Gabriel (San Jose, CA), Esselstein; Robert C. (Fallbrook, CA), Gesswein; Douglas (Temecula, CA), Sridharan; Srinivasan (Morgan Hill, CA), Bei; Nianjiong Joan (Foster City, CA), Webler; William E. (Escondido, CA), Schaible; Stephen G. (Anaheim, CA), Chow; Mina (Campbell, CA), Shen; Yan (Sunnyvale, CA), Bai; Hongzhi (Menlo Park, CA), Bly; Mark J. (Saint Paul, MN), Hatten; Thomas R. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Infusion treatment agents, catheters, filter devices, and occlusion devices, and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,023,010

Inventors: Chiu; Mao-Ching (Palo Alto, CA), Lin; Chu-Ming (Palo Alto, CA), Chen; Po-Hung (Palo Alto, CA), Lin; Chin-Wen (Palo Alto, CA), Cheng; Tai-Yuan (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and device for detecting preamble of wireless data frame
Patent Number: 7,218,628

Inventors: Chlipala; James D. (Emmaus, PA), Mobin; Mohammad S. (Orefield, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for adaptive determination of timing signals on a high speed parallel bus
Patent Number: 7,218,557

Inventors: Chmara; Thomas P. (Richmond, CA), Wallace; Raymond Bruce (Ashton, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling calling-party identification
Patent Number: 9,025,747

Inventors: Cho; Hee Jeong (Anyang-si, KR), Yuk; Young Soo (Anyang-si, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Sung Ho (Anyang-si, KR), Chun; Jin Young (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Yong Ho (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Bandwidth request preamble sequence selection method and random access method
Patent Number: 9,025,519

Inventors: Cho; Zang Hee (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young Bo (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Cheol Ok (Incheon, KR)
Title: PET--MRI hybrid apparatus and method of implementing the same
Patent Number: 7,937,131

Inventors: Choi; Byeong-bae (Hwanseong-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,334

Inventors: Choi; Hee-Chan (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Seung-Bum (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Dong-Woo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for improving receiving sensitivity of portable radio frequency identification
Patent Number: 7,937,044

Inventors: Choi; Jin Sik (Daejeon, KR), Yu; Young-Jun (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jin Tae (Daejeon, KR), Chung; Kwang Hyo (Daejeon, KR), Youn; Doo Hyeb (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Choon Gi (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method of transferring graphene
Patent Number: 9,023,166

Inventors: Chow; Kingsum (Hillsboro, OR), Cunningham; Colin (Portland, OR), Holman; Thomas (Portland, OR)
Title: Apparatus and method for facilitating access to network resources
Patent Number: 7,216,154

Inventors: Chow; Michelle (Irvine, CA)
Title: Enhanced medicinal delivery system processes and products thereby especially useful for children
Patent Number: 9,023,381

Inventors: Christensen; Todd Alan (Rochester, MN), Miller; Ryan O'Neal (Rochester, MN), Paone; Phil (Rochester, MN)
Title: ROM load balancing for bit lines
Patent Number: 7,218,543

Inventors: Christian; Samuel T. (Alabaster, AL)
Title: Pharmaceutical agents containing carbohydrate moieties and methods of their preparation and use
Patent Number: 9,023,818

Inventors: Christie; Steven J. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Hinge system
Patent Number: 7,934,782

Inventors: Chu; Chin-Chiung (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Strength-saving spiral mop pole
Patent Number: 9,021,648

Inventors: Chui; Clarence (San Mateo, CA), Kothari; Manish (Cupertino, CA)
Title: MEMS device having deformable membrane characterized by mechanical persistence
Patent Number: 7,936,497

Inventors: Chumanov; Rob (Middleton, WI), Krueger; Julia (Fitchburg, WI), Krueger; Steve (Fitchburg, WI), Withers, III; Sydnor T. (Madison, WI)
Title: Adapter for hand-held electronic devices for use in detecting optical properties of samples
Patent Number: 9,023,295

Inventors: Chun; Sung-Duck (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Yi; Seung-June (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Park; Sung-Jun (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method of configuring radio resource by a MAC layer of terminal in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,025,489

Inventors: Chung; Oansuk (Houston, TX), Ouhadi; Trazollah (Liege, BE), Uhl; Eugene R. (Massillon, OH)
Title: Thermoplastic vulcanizate compositions having improved extrusion performance and methods of formation thereof
Patent Number: 7,935,763

Inventors: Cinader, Jr.; David K. (Yorba Linda, CA), Brennan; Joan V. (Sierra Madre, CA)
Title: Orthodontic brackets including one part of an at least two-part adhesive on the base of the bracket
Patent Number: 7,217,124

Inventors: Cipolla; Thomas M. (Cross Katonah, NY), Mok; Lawrence S. (Brewster, NY)
Title: Connector drawer
Patent Number: 7,217,144

Inventors: Clark, Jr.; William F. (Essex Junction, VT), Furukawa; Toshiharu (Essex Junction, VT), Hua; Xuefeng (Guilderland, NY), Koburger, III; Charles W. (Delmar, NY), Robison; Robert R. (Colchester, VT)
Title: Reduced floating body effect without impact on performance-enhancing stress
Patent Number: 7,936,017

Inventors: Clark; Jeremy A. (Minneapolis, MN), Whittier; Michael A. (Minneapolis, MN), Cheney; David H. (Shoreview, MN), LaRue; James S. (Fergus Falls, MN)
Title: Rack accessories
Patent Number: 7,934,611

Inventors: Clark; Robert A. (Williamson, NY)
Title: Sheet feeding of faster rate printing systems with plural slower rate sheet feeders
Patent Number: 7,934,718

Inventors: Clarke; John (Berkeley, CA), McDermott; Robert (Louisville, CO), Pines; Alexander (Berkeley, CA), Trabesinger; Andreas Heinz (CH-8006 Zurich, CH)
Title: Squid detected NMR and MRI at ultralow fields
Patent Number: 7,218,104

Inventors: Clarno; John L. (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Method of constructing a block wall
Patent Number: 7,934,351

Inventors: Classon; Brian K. (Palatine, IL), Baum; Kevin L. (Rolling Meadows, IL), Ghosh; Amitava (Buffalo Grove, IL), Love; Robert T. (Barrington, IL), Nangia; Vijay (Algonquin, IL), Ratasuk; Rapeepat (Hoffman Estates, IL), Xiao; Weimin (Hoffman Estates, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for downlink resource allocation in an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing communication system
Patent Number: 9,025,682

Inventors: Clements; Steven Mark (Raleigh, NC), Cranford, Jr.; Hayden C. (Cary, NC), Dwarka; Amar Chandra Mahadeo (Raleigh, NC), Ewen; John Farley (Rochester, MN)
Title: Bias circuit for a MOS device
Patent Number: 7,936,208

Inventors: Clemmer; Clay E. (Kaufman, TX)
Title: System and method for forming surfaces using tiled components and product resulting therefrom
Patent Number: 7,216,461

Inventors: Clinton; Margaret R. (Sammamish, WA), Zuber; Mark D. (Duvall, WA)
Title: Method and system for administering personal computer health by registering multiple service providers and enforcing mutual exclusion rules
Patent Number: 7,216,169

Inventors: Clothier; Alan (Bristol Hill, GB)
Title: Grommet
Patent Number: 9,024,195

Inventors: Cobb; Jason T. (Sammamish, WA), Cavalaris; James G. (Kirkland, WA), Jodh; Santosh (Sammamish, WA), Hunter; Jamie (Bothell, WA), McMichael; Lonny D. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Side-by-side drivers
Patent Number: 7,216,344

Inventors: Coello; Arthur (Miami, FL), Velazquez; Carlos Vega (Puebla, MX)
Title: Temporary aqueous aerosol paint composition and a method for preparing the composition
Patent Number: 7,935,183

Inventors: Cogley; Thomas P. (Pinellas Park, FL)
Title: Windowed muzzle system
Patent Number: 9,021,991

Inventors: Cogley; Thomas Paul (Pinellas Park, FL)
Title: Dog tooth brushing system
Patent Number: 9,021,992

Inventors: Coldicott; Peter A. (Jonestown, TX), Lane; Eoin (Littleton, MA), Mourad; Magda M. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Pendergrass; Harry T. (Aloha, OR), Selvage; Mei Y. (Pocatello, ID)
Title: Managing and maintaining scope in a service oriented architecture industry model repository
Patent Number: 9,026,412

Inventors: Colombo; Marco (Milan, IT), Zaopo; Antonio (Milan, IT), Dubitsky; Yuri A. (Milan, IT), Zerbi; Giuseppe (S. Felice Segrate (Milan), IT), Bertarelli; Chiara (Varese, IT), Gallazzi; Maria Carla (Pavia, IT)
Title: Photochromic optical waveguides and method for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 7,217,377

Inventors: Combs; Michael T. (Shady Spring, WV), Garrett; Thomas S. (Narrows, VA)
Title: Substituted cellulose acetates and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,023,757

Inventors: Condie; Catherine R. (Shoreview, MN), Rochat; Marilyn C. (Golden Valley, MN)
Title: User interface for programming rate response technical field
Patent Number: 7,218,968

Inventors: Connolly; Stephen (Swords, IE)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining and utilizing local phone topography
Patent Number: 9,025,750

Inventors: Corbett; Christopher J. (Duvall, WA), Hassan; Amer (Kirkland, WA), AbiEzzi; Salim S. (Sammamish, WA), Barkley; Warren V. (Mill Creek, WA)
Title: Enhanced mode technique for growing mesh networks
Patent Number: 7,215,926

Inventors: Cordova; Robert (Whittier, CA), Martinez; Eduardo (Pico Rivera, CA)
Title: Pizza cutter
Patent Number: 9,021,929

Inventors: Cornell; Kevin J. (Stittsville, CA), Funk; Eric O. (Kanata, CA), Nguyen; Duong B. (Nepean, CA), Ruest; David (Kanata, CA)
Title: Dynamically configurable model-to-model transformation engine
Patent Number: 9,026,985

Inventors: Corradi; Jason T. (Arlington Heights, IL), Miller; Lawrence W. (Palatine, IL)
Title: Neutralization of quench stream in a process for handling catalyst from an oxygenate-to-olefin reaction
Patent Number: 7,935,650

Inventors: Corre; Pierre-Yves (Eu, FR), Metayer; Stephane (Abbeville, FR), Zazovsky; Alexander F. (Houston, TX), Yeldell; Stephen (Sugar Land, TX), Pessin; Jean-Louis (Paris, FR)
Title: Expandable filtering system for single packer systems
Patent Number: 9,022,105

Inventors: Cosmescu; Ioan (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Multifunctional telescopic monopolar/bipolar surgical device and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,935,109

Inventors: Cossutti; Livio (Mendrisio, CH)
Title: Process for manufacturing a fluidtight slide fastener
Patent Number: 7,934,305

Inventors: Costa; Lorenzo (Sommo, IT), Sparpaglione; Massimo (S. Donato Milanese, IT)
Title: Sol-gel process for the production of high dimensions dry gels and derived glasses
Patent Number: 7,216,509

Inventors: Costanza; Daniel W. (Webster, NY), Leo; Michael F. (Penfield, NY), Fioravanti; Alexander J. (Penfield, NY)
Title: Mounting assembly for a print head of an ink jet printer
Patent Number: 7,216,970

Inventors: Cottet; Didier (Zurich, CH), Asplund; Gunnar (Solna, SE), Linder; Stefan (Zofingen, CH)
Title: Connection arrangement for semiconductor power modules
Patent Number: 9,024,421

Inventors: Couch; Keith A. (Arlington Heights, IL), Seibert; Kelly D. (Carpentersville, IL), Mehlberg; Robert L. (Wheaton, IL), Johnson; Daniel R. (Schaumburg, IL)
Title: Apparatus for mixing regenerated and carbonized catalyst
Patent Number: 7,935,314

Inventors: Cousins; Robert E. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Transaction-based storage system and method that uses variable sized objects to store data
Patent Number: 7,937,528

Inventors: Cowles; Timothy B. (Boise, ID), Merritt; Todd A. (Boise, ID)
Title: Apparatus and method for semiconductor device repair with reduced number of programmable elements
Patent Number: 7,218,561

Inventors: Craig; Robert (Sunnyvale, CA), Mercer; Clifford Wayne (Palo Alto, CA), Sigmund; Ulrich (Waldkirch, DE)
Title: Video encoder with latency control
Patent Number: 7,936,819

Inventors: Crane; Stephen E. (Santa Rosa, CA), Fong; Danielle A. (Oakland, CA), Berlin, Jr.; Edwin P. (Oakland, CA)
Title: Energy storage system utilizing compressed gas
Patent Number: 9,024,458

Inventors: Crawford; James Ernest (Hilham, TN)
Title: Apparatus and methods for disposing conduits, wires, and the like through structures
Patent Number: 7,216,846

Inventors: Crews; Darren S. (Santa Clara, CA), Cheng; Hengju H. (Mountain View, CA), Drottar; Ken (Portland, OR)
Title: Blind mate optical connector
Patent Number: 7,217,040

Inventors: Crocker; Dwayne A. (Oxford, MI), Wang; Mingheng (Rochester Hills, MI), Piwowarski; James J. (Holly, MI)
Title: Method of initiating a telematics service
Patent Number: 7,218,925

Inventors: Cromer; Daryl Carvis (Apex, NC), Jakes; Philip John (Durham, NC), Locker; Howard Jeffrey (Cary, NC), Ward; James Peter (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Frequency beacon to broadcast allowed frequency
Patent Number: 7,218,944

Inventors: Crowder; Mark A. (Portland, OR), Takafuji; Yutaka (Nara, JP)
Title: Nanowire transistor and method for forming same
Patent Number: 7,935,599

Inventors: Cuellar; Kyle T. (Katy, TX), Wilkinson; John D. (Midland, TX), Hudson; Hank M. (Midland, TX)
Title: Liquefied natural gas processing
Patent Number: 7,216,507

Inventors: Cugat; Orphee (Poisat, FR), Abele; Nicolas (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Electromagnetically actuated microshutter
Patent Number: 9,025,229

Inventors: Cunico; Michele (Rome, IT)
Title: Wind generator system for electric vehicles
Patent Number: 9,022,150

Inventors: Curry; Michael J. (Jackson, CA), Martin; Rudy D. (Morgan Hill, CA), Pan; Douglas Z. (Milpitas, CA), Simoni, Jr.; Richard T. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Email messaging program with built-in video and/or audio media recording and/or playback capabilities
Patent Number: 7,937,443

Inventors: Czubatyj; Wolodymyr (Warren, MI), Kostylev; Sergey (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Lowrey; Tyler (West Augusta, VA)
Title: Composite chalcogenide materials and devices
Patent Number: 7,935,951

Inventors: D'Ausilio; Robert F. (Bountiful, UT), Southard; Bari M. (Bridgewater, CT), Stuart; James R. (Louisville, CO), Williams, Jr.; Franklin H. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: In orbit space transportation and recovery system
Patent Number: 7,216,833

Inventors: D'Ausilio; Robert F. (Bountiful, UT), Stuart; James R. (Louisville, CO), Williams, Jr.; Franklin H. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Orbit space transportation and recovery system
Patent Number: 7,216,834

Inventors: Dabrowski; Stanley P. (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Method and apparatus for modifying gaming machines to provide supplemental or modified functionality
Patent Number: 9,022,847

Inventors: Dai; Shenghong A. (Taichung, TW), Lin; Jiang-Jen (Taipei, TW), Wei; Kuan-Liang (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Synthesis of polyimides (PI) from poly-carbodiimides and dianhydrides by sequential self-repetitive reaction (SSRR)
Patent Number: 7,935,779

Inventors: Dally; William J. (Stanford, CA), Rixner; Scott W. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: System and method for re-ordering memory references for access to memory
Patent Number: 7,216,214

Inventors: Damodharan; Kasthuri Sankar (Harrisburg, PA), Walker; Robert Wayne (Harrisburg, PA)
Title: Low profile contact
Patent Number: 7,934,961

Inventors: Damon; Daniel J. (South Wales, NY)
Title: Steering column retainers for children's ride-on vehicles
Patent Number: 7,216,878

Inventors: Danho; Waleed (Del Mar, CA), Ehrlich; George (Bronx, NY), Khan; Wajiha (East Hanover, NJ), Swistok; Joseph (Nutley, NJ), Tilley; Jefferson Wright (North Caldwell, NJ)
Title: Glucose-dependent insulinotropic peptide analogs
Patent Number: 9,023,986

Inventors: Daniel; Isaac S. (Miramar, FL)
Title: System and method for conducting company searches and lead generation using company code index
Patent Number: 9,026,521

Inventors: Daniels; John James (Higganum, CT), Nelson; Gregory Victor (Branford, CT)
Title: Light active sheet material
Patent Number: 7,217,956

Inventors: Dankworth; Harald (Oslo, NO), Leistad; Geirr Ivarsson (Sandvika, NO)
Title: Methods in transmission and searching of video information
Patent Number: 7,936,815

Inventors: Dannenberg; Jef (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Muscle toner exercise apparatus
Patent Number: 7,935,039

Inventors: Daubenspeck; Timothy Harrison (Colchester, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey Peter (Westford, VT), Muzzy; Christopher David (Burlington, VT), Sauter; Wolfgang (Richmond, VT)
Title: Substrate anchor structure and method
Patent Number: 7,935,408

Inventors: Davari; Shahram (Kanata, CA), Liao; Heng (Burnaby, CA), Nichols; Stacy William (Kanata, CA)
Title: Feedback priority modulation rate controller
Patent Number: 7,936,673

Inventors: Davis; James A. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Direct diode contact high power fiber optic laser system
Patent Number: 7,215,859

Inventors: Day; Mark (Milton, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for masking version differences in applications using a data object exchange protocol
Patent Number: 7,219,125

Inventors: De Angelis; Bruno (Segrate, IT), Garis; Faris (Segrate, IT), De Gennaro; Salvatore (Segrate, IT), Bertolini; Giorgio (Segrate, IT)
Title: Process for the preparation of crystalline forms of agomelatine and novel polymorph thereof
Patent Number: 9,024,068

Inventors: De Buhr; Theo (Leer, DE)
Title: Aircraft with connection element for connecting a conduit system to cooling aggregates in aircraft cabins
Patent Number: 7,934,753

Inventors: De Gouy; Jean-Luc (Briis Sous Forges, FR), Gabet; Pascal (Cholet, FR)
Title: Frequency divider
Patent Number: 7,218,699

Inventors: De Jager; Pieter Willem Herman (Rotterdam, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,218,380

Inventors: De La Huerga; Carlos (Milwaukee, WI)
Title: Method and apparatus for verifying information
Patent Number: 7,216,802

Inventors: de Queiroz; Ricardo L. (Brasilia, BR), Loce; Robert P. (Webster, NY), Braun; Karen M. (Fairport, NY), Bala; Raja (Webster, NY)
Title: System and method for digital watermarking in a calibrated printing path
Patent Number: 7,215,817

Inventors: De Vleeschauwer; Isabel (Rixensart, BE), Durant; Nathalie (Rixensart, BE), Poolman; Jan (Rixensart, BE), Weynants; Vincent (Rixensart, BE)
Title: Vaccine protection assay
Patent Number: 9,023,606

Inventors: Dean; Richard F. (Lyons, CO), Baker; Kenneth R. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for locating a mobile device
Patent Number: 9,026,129

Inventors: Dean; Simon (Waterford, MI)
Title: Reconfigurable strut assembly
Patent Number: 7,216,879

Inventors: Decker; Deborah (Mission Viejo, CA)
Title: Ergonomic appliance handle
Patent Number: 7,216,403

Inventors: Deckers; David (Schilde, BE), Musa; Sam (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: Alignment mark, substrate, set of patterning devices, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,025,148

Inventors: Deen; Brian J. (North Bend, WA), Hopmann; Alex I. (Seattle, WA), Soderberg; Joel M. (West Edmonds, WA), Lyndersay; Sean O. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Sending notification through a firewall over a computer network
Patent Number: 7,215,777

Inventors: Dees; Ian S. (Aloha, OR), Tran; Ngoc Giao (Beaverton, OR), Bergsieker; Amy M. (Tigard, OR), Waldo; Gary J. (Hillsboro, OR), Herring; Steven C. (Beaverton, OR), Tarr; Tony Lee (Portland, OR)
Title: Method of grouping waveforms for a single channel on a single display
Patent Number: 9,026,945

Inventors: Degner; Brett William (Menlo Park, CA), Ternus; John (Redwood City, CA), Lauder; Andy (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Hinge mechanism
Patent Number: 7,934,292

Inventors: Dehors; Jonathan Edward (Apex, NC)
Title: Soft tissue tech instrument
Patent Number: 9,023,078

Inventors: Dejean; Herve (Grenoble, FR), Meunier; Jean-Luc (St. Nazaire les Eymes, FR)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting pagination constructs including a header and a footer in legacy documents
Patent Number: 7,937,653

Inventors: Delfyett; Peter (Geneva, FL), Stoltz; Richard (Plano, TX)
Title: Laser ablation method and apparatus having a feedback loop and control unit
Patent Number: 9,022,037

Inventors: DeLuca; Michael J. (Boca Raton, FL), Prilutsky; Yury (San Mateo, CA), Steinberg; Eran (San Francisco, CA), Corcoran; Peter (Claregalway, IE), Bigioi; Petronel (Galway, IE), Pososin; Alexei (Galway, IE)
Title: Detecting red eye filter and apparatus using meta-data
Patent Number: 9,025,054

Inventors: Demiraydin; Lale (Zurich, CH), Greim; Ralf (Birmenstorf, CH)
Title: Diffuser and exhaust system for turbine
Patent Number: 7,934,904

Inventors: Demkov; Alexander A. (Austin, TX), Posadas; Agham-Bayan S. (Austin, TX)
Title: Efficiently injecting spin-polarized current into semiconductors by interfacing crystalline ferromagnetic oxides directly on the semiconductor material
Patent Number: 9,023,662

Inventors: Denk; Peter (Freiburg, DE), Fuderer; Thomas (Freiburg, DE)
Title: Composite wheel rim
Patent Number: 7,934,778

Inventors: Dennis; Michael R. (Scappoose, OR)
Title: Electrical generator fluid-flow-coolant filtration method
Patent Number: 7,217,184

Inventors: Dennison; Charles (San Jose, CA), Chiang; Chien (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method to selectively increase the top resistance of the lower programming electrode in a phase-change memory cell and structures obtained thereby
Patent Number: 7,217,945

Inventors: Derra; Hubert (Kirchlauter, DE), Grimmer; Dieter (Eltmann, DE), Schor; Wolfgang (Ebern, DE), Muller; Robert (Maroldsweisach, DE)
Title: Hydraulic cylinder
Patent Number: 7,216,752

Inventors: Desai; Mrugesh (San Jose, CA), Gee; Harold H. (San Jose, CA), Nichols; Mark A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods for measuring media performance associated with adjacent track interference
Patent Number: 9,025,264

Inventors: Deshpande; Sanjay R. (Austin, TX), Bruce; Klas M. (Leander, TX), Snyder; Michael D. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: System and method for processing potentially self-inconsistent memory transactions
Patent Number: 9,026,742

Inventors: Dettinger; Richard D. (Rochester, MN), Rath; Cale T. (Byron, MN)
Title: Viewing annotations across multiple applications
Patent Number: 9,026,901

Inventors: Dettinger; Richard Dean (Rochester, MN), Do; Lydia M. (Research Triangle Park, NC), Kulack; Frederick A. (Rochester, MN), Paterson; Kevin G. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Virtual world embedded security watermarking
Patent Number: 9,026,796

Inventors: Devi; Umamaheswari (Bangalore, IN), Kalyanaraman; Shivkumar (Bangalore, IN), Kokku; Ravindranath (Bangalore, IN), Madhavan; Mukundan (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Delayed delivery with bounded interference in a cellular data network
Patent Number: 9,026,077

Inventors: Devroe; Sebastien (Bouvines, FR)
Title: Device for the selective granulometric separation of solid powdery materials using centrifugal action, and method for using such a device
Patent Number: 9,022,222

Inventors: Dhoolia; Pankaj (Uttar Pradesh, IN), Jain; Prashant (Delhi, IN), Bhattacharya; Kamal (Pleasantville, NY)
Title: Method and system for addressing non-functional concerns
Patent Number: 7,937,250

Inventors: Diab; Mohamed K. (Laguna Niguel, CA), Kiani-Azarbayjany; Esmaiel (Laguna Niguel, CA), Elfadel; Ibrahim M. (Laguna Niguel, CA), McCarthy; Rex J. (Mission Viejo, CA), Weber; Walter M. (Los Angeles, CA), Smith; Robert A. (Corona, CA)
Title: Signal processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,215,986

Inventors: Diemer; Wolfgang (Waldstetten, DE), Zeiler; Martin (Schwaebisch Gmuend, DE)
Title: Filter module and process for manufacture of same
Patent Number: 7,934,604

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: 9,026,763

Inventors: Dixon; Arthur E. (Waterloo, CA), Damaskinos; Savvas (Waterloo, CA), Wilson; Brian (Toronto, CA)
Title: Imaging system having a fine focus
Patent Number: 7,218,446

Inventors: Do; Ju-Yong (Palo Alto, CA), Das; Saumitra Mohan (Santa Clara, CA), Mirzaei; Faraz Mohammad (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and/or system for obtaining signatures for use in navigation
Patent Number: 9,026,138

Inventors: Doan; Trung T. (Boise, ID), Durcan; D. Mark (Boise, ID), Gilgen; Brent D. (Boise, ID)
Title: Controllable ovonic phase-change semiconductor memory device and methods of programming the same
Patent Number: 7,935,950

Inventors: Dobak; John D. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Dynamic nerve stimulation employing frequency modulation
Patent Number: 7,937,145

Inventors: Dobak; John Daniel (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Electric modulation of sympathetic nervous system
Patent Number: 7,937,144

Inventors: Dodge; Jeffrey Alan (Indianapolis, IN), Krishnan; Venkatesh (Fishers, IN), Lugar, III; Charles Willis (McCordsville, IN), Neubauer; Blake Lee (Carmel, IN), Norman; Bryan Hurst (Indianapolis, IN), Pfeifer; Lance Allen (Indianapolis, IN), Richardson; Timothy Ivo (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Substituted benzopyrans as selective estrogen receptor-beta agonists
Patent Number: 7,217,734

Inventors: Dodman; Chris (Basel, CH), Gardner; James (New Fairfield, CT), Davis; Curt (Sandy Hook, CT)
Title: Eccentric bracket assembly
Patent Number: 7,217,037

Inventors: Doebbeling; Klaus (Windisch, CH), Haffner; Ken-Yves (Baden, CH), Ruetschi; Rolf (Nussbaumen, CH), Zinn; Hanspeter (Baden-Ruetihof, CH)
Title: Method for operating a turbine group
Patent Number: 7,216,486

Inventors: Doehring; Thorsten (Mainz, DE), Jedamzik; Ralf (Griesheim, DE), Esemann; Hauke (Woerrstadt, DE), Hoelzel; Eva (Ober-Olm, DE)
Title: Method for the forming of glass or glass ceramics
Patent Number: 7,216,510

Inventors: Doh; Hee-Chan (Suwon-shi, KR), Ki; Hyeon-Cheol (Seoul, KR), Oh; Yun-Je (Yongin-shi, KR), Park; Gil-Yong (Suwon-shi, KR), Park; Tae-Sung (Suwon-shi, KR), Won; Shin-Hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Burst-mode optical receiver of differential output structure
Patent Number: 7,218,865

Inventors: Doora PrabhuSwamy; Kiran Prabhu (Mysore, IN)
Title: Techniques for securing data access
Patent Number: 9,027,092

Inventors: Dop; Florence (Villiers le Bacle, FR)
Title: Cosmetic method using a composition comprising a siloxane resin and a volatile hydrocarbon-based solvent
Patent Number: 9,023,335

Inventors: Dorai; Chitra (Chappaqua, NY), Strom; Robert E. (Ridgefield, CT), Feng; Huining (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Distributed, fault-tolerant and highly available computing system
Patent Number: 7,937,618

Inventors: Doran-Peterson; Joy (Athens, GA), Decrescenzo-Henriksen; Emily (Idaho Falls, ID)
Title: Methods for producing and using polymyxins
Patent Number: 7,935,503

Inventors: Doskow; Arthur (New York, NY), Hetz; Harry A. (Silver Spring, MD), Jarosinski; Kathleen F. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for in context mediating common channel signaling messages between networks
Patent Number: 7,218,613

Inventors: Douglis; Frederick (Bernards Township, Somerset County, NJ), Jain; Sonia (Okemos, MI), Klensin; John C. (Cambridge, MA), Rabinovich; Michael (Gillette, NJ)
Title: Eliding web page content
Patent Number: 7,216,297

Inventors: Doye; Christian (Berlin, DE), Kruger; Ursus (Berlin, DE), Schneider; Manuela (Berlin, DE)
Title: Component with a coating for reducing the wettability of the surface and method for production thereof
Patent Number: 7,935,428

Inventors: Doyle; Brian (Portland, OR), Kavalieros; Jack (Portland, OR)
Title: Method of manufacturing MOS devices with reduced fringing capacitance
Patent Number: 7,217,644

Inventors: Du; Michael H. (Pearland, TX), Lee; Lawrence C. (Pearland, TX), Arumugam; Arunkumar (Pearland, TX), Kishino; Ashley C. (Houston, TX)
Title: Protector for electrical submersible pumps
Patent Number: 7,217,107

Inventors: Dubois; Jean-Luc (Millery, FR)
Title: Methods for the synthesis of fatty diacids by the metathesis of unsaturated diacids obtained by fermentation of natural fatty acids
Patent Number: 9,023,626

Inventors: Duerr; Michael (Esslingen, DE), Schmid; Andreas (Reutlingen, DE), Nelles; Gabriele (Stuttgart, DE), Yasuda; Akio (Esslingen, DE)
Title: Method of producing a porous semiconductor film on a substrate
Patent Number: 7,935,263

Inventors: Duffield; David Jay (Indianapolis, IN), Hogue; William Bennett (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Watermarking of motion picture prints
Patent Number: 7,936,898

Inventors: Dugas; Matthew P. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Magnetic media having a servo track written with a patterned magnetic recording head
Patent Number: 7,218,476

Inventors: Dumousseaux; Christophe (Antony, FR), Dique-Mouton; Valerie (Chevilly Larue, FR)
Title: W/O emulsion with emulsifying silicone elastomer and volatile linear alkane
Patent Number: 9,023,328

Inventors: Dunn; William (Alpharetta, GA), De Laet; Rick (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: System and method for remotely identifying display components
Patent Number: 9,026,686

Inventors: Dunne; Jonathan (Waterford, IE), Galvin, Jr.; James Patrick (Georgetown, KY), Maheshwari; Shailendra (Trimurti Nagar Nagpur, IN), O'Sullivan; Patrick Joseph (Ballsbridge, IE)
Title: Social quality-of-service database
Patent Number: 9,025,732

Inventors: Duquet; Frederic (Thibouville, FR), Garcia; Firmin (Evreux, FR), Milian; Alex (Breteuil sur Iton, FR)
Title: Fluid dispenser
Patent Number: 7,216,781

Inventors: Durel; Olivier (Clermomt-Ferrand, FR), Rauline; Roland (Durtol, FR), Guennouni; Nathalie (Irigny, FR)
Title: Tire and tread comprising a bis-alkoxysilane tetrasulfide as coupling agent
Patent Number: 7,217,751

Inventors: Dwyer; Michael K. (El Dorado Hills, CA), Jiang; Hong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Flag bits evaluation for multiple vector SIMD channels execution
Patent Number: 7,219,213

Inventors: Dyba; Roman A. (Austin, TX), He; Perry P. (Austin, TX), Pessoa; Lucio F. C. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for pure delay estimation in a communication system
Patent Number: 7,215,765

Inventors: Dysinger; Jonathan (Williamsport, TN), Christenson; Ronald (Parsons, TN)
Title: Harvester for leafy vegetables
Patent Number: 9,021,775

Inventors: Ebesu; Shoichiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: System and method for reducing handover occurrences in a wireless communication network
Patent Number: 9,025,483

Inventors: Ebrahimi Tazeh Mahalleh; Masoud (Ottawa, CA), Gao; Shiwei (Nepean, CA), Jia; Yongkang (Ottawa, CA), Tabet; Tarik (Montreal, CA), Xu; Hua (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Methods of channel state information feedback and transmission in coordinated multi-point wireless communications system
Patent Number: 9,025,574

Inventors: Eck; Kai (Aachen, DE)
Title: Method of improving the resolution of a medical nuclear image
Patent Number: 7,218,767

Inventors: Ecker; David J. (Encinitas, CA), Griffey; Richard H. (Vista, CA), Sampath; Rangarajan (San Diego, CA), Hofstadler; Steven A. (Oceanside, CA), McNeil; John (La Jolla, CA), Crooke; Stanley T. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Methods for providing bacterial bioagent characterizing information
Patent Number: 7,217,510

Inventors: Eda; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and semiconductor device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,936,075

Inventors: Edenfeld; Thomas (Osnabruck, DE)
Title: Emergency pitch drive power supply
Patent Number: 7,218,012

Inventors: Edge; Stephen William (Escondido, CA)
Title: Target positioning within a mobile structure
Patent Number: 9,026,134

Inventors: Edwards; David John (Oxford, GB), O'Brien; Dominic Christopher (Oxford, GB), Faulkner; Grahame Edward (Oxford, GB), Holburn; David Michael (Cambridge, GB), Mears; Robert Joseph (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Solid state light detector
Patent Number: 7,217,911

Inventors: Eggleston; Eric (Tehachapi, CA)
Title: Wind energy system having an insect sensor
Patent Number: 7,934,905

Inventors: Eguchi; Takeo (Kanagawa, JP), Takenaka; Kazuyasu (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP), Ujiie; Ichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid-discharging apparatus, and density adjusting method and system of the same
Patent Number: 7,216,950

Inventors: Eleftheriou; Kostas (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Data input system and method for a touch sensor input
Patent Number: 9,024,882

Inventors: Elie; Larry Dean (Ypsilanti, MI), Gale; Allan Roy (Livonia, MI), Ginder; John Matthew (Plymouth, MI), Maranville; Clay Wesley (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Insulated assembly of insulated electric conductors
Patent Number: 7,935,885

Inventors: Elliott; John Charles (Tucson, AZ), Kubo; Robert Akira (Tucson, AZ), Lucas; Gregg Steven (Tucson, AZ)
Title: System and method for thresholding system power loss notifications in a data processing system based on current distribution network configuration
Patent Number: 7,937,602

Inventors: Ellis; John Leo (Sammamish, WA), Badwe; Ashutosh (Redmond, WA), Williams; Juanya Davon (Bothell, WA)
Title: Tracking and identifying operations from un-trusted clients
Patent Number: 7,937,762

Inventors: Elmasry; Mohamed A. (Merrimack, NH), Sawyer; William M. (Nashua, NH)
Title: Thermosensitive recording media and methods of making and using the same
Patent Number: 7,935,656

Inventors: Emoto; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Linear motor, stage apparatus, exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,218,020

Inventors: Endo; Takayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Matsushita; Daisuke (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Connector terminal and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,022,816

Inventors: Endo; Takayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Yagi; Sakai (Shizuoka, JP), Muta; Masaya (Shizuoka, JP), Oohashi; Shunya (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Electric connector
Patent Number: 9,022,801

Inventors: Endo; Takayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Yagi; Sakai (Shizuoka, JP), Muta; Masaya (Shizuoka, JP), Oohashi; Shunya (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Connector terminal including limiter extending along first and second spring terminals
Patent Number: 9,022,817

Inventors: Enoki; Shigekazu (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Koichi; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP), Ariizumi; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP), Hatakeyama; Kumiko (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamashita; Masahide (Tokyo, JP), Kabata; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yura; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus controlling polarity of residual toner and process cartridge for use in the same
Patent Number: 7,218,879

Inventors: Erdem; Caglayan (Munich, DE), Holzapfel; Martin (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method for detecting the time sequences of a fundamental frequency of an audio response unit to be synthesized
Patent Number: 7,219,061

Inventors: Erickson; Christopher M (Thousand Oaks, CA), Lobitz; James R (Oak Park, CA), Bissell; William (Westlake Village, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for a rocket engine power cycle
Patent Number: 7,216,477

Inventors: Ericsson; Patrik (Lindesberg, SE), Jonsson; Dan (Skollersta, SE), Olsson; Magnus (Hallsberg, SE)
Title: Method, system and rock drilling apparatus for installing a pipe in drilled holes in rock drilling
Patent Number: 9,022,697

Inventors: Eriksson; Thomas (Stocksund, SE), Sparf; Lars (Vallingby, SE), Le Normand; Bjorn Magnus Jacobsson (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Side-light display illuminator
Patent Number: 9,024,917

Inventors: Erskine; Thomas (Marblehead, MA), Sonberg; Kenneth W. (Andover, MA), Rudisill; Luther (Parker, TX)
Title: Method and system for providing supervisory control over wireless phone usage
Patent Number: 7,218,912

Inventors: Escher; Fred Francis (Metairie, LA)
Title: Floating vessel for servicing air diffusers
Patent Number: 9,021,971

Inventors: Eshelman; Larry Joe (Norris, TN), Eshelman; Edna Marie (Norris, TN)
Title: Tower pump casting apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,096

Inventors: Estakhri; Petro (Pleasanton, CA), Iman; Berhanu (Sunyvale, CA)
Title: Managing defective areas of memory
Patent Number: 9,026,721

Inventors: Etcheverry; Celine (Sceaux, FR), Godon; Fabien (Ustaritz, FR), Dufay; Eric (Itteville, FR), Pillot; Adrien (Rueil Malmaison, FR)
Title: Method and system for combustion engine particulate filter regeneration
Patent Number: 7,934,374

Inventors: Etemad; Kamran (Potomac, MD), Stephens; Adrian (Cambridge, GB), Qi; Emily (Portland, OR)
Title: Wireless wide area network (WWAN) managed device to device communication using narrowband Wi-Fi in a licensed band
Patent Number: 9,026,051

Inventors: Etter; Wolfgang (Nurtingen, DE), Goerlich; Arno (Neuffen, DE)
Title: Compressor
Patent Number: 9,021,830

Inventors: Eustis; Steven M. (Essex Junction, VT), Gorman; Kevin W. (Fairfax, VT), Lackey; David E. (Jericho, VT), Ouellette; Michael R. (Westford, VT)
Title: Design structure and apparatus for a robust embedded interface
Patent Number: 7,937,632

Inventors: Evans; Christopher T. (Long Valley, NJ), Gieda; Christopher (Long Valley, NJ), Schultz; David (Northborough, MA), Bertram; Paul (Franklin, MA)
Title: Moist towelette packaging
Patent Number: 7,216,775

Inventors: Evans; David M. W. (Braddon, AU), Tsai; Bin-Ming Ben (San Jose, CA), Lin; Jason Z. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Inspection method and apparatus for the inspection of either random or repeating patterns
Patent Number: 7,218,768

Inventors: Evans; Lionel (Pukekohe, NZ)
Title: Ultraviolet radiation treatment of unwanted microorganisms
Patent Number: 7,217,358

Inventors: Evers; Toon Hendrik (Eindhoven, NL), Dittmer; Wendy Uyen (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method for determining the amount of magnetically labeled troponin
Patent Number: 9,023,651

Inventors: Facci; John S. (Webster, NY)
Title: Non-contact bias charge roll biased with burst modulation waveform
Patent Number: 7,215,908

Inventors: Faist; Bernd Klaus (Ochsenfurt, DE)
Title: Devices comprising several spaced-apart storage compartments
Patent Number: 7,934,452

Inventors: Falk; Alan Joseph (Olathe, KS), McMullen; Michael P. (Leawood, KS), Mott; Darrin Christopher (Gardner, KS), Hart; Julie Ann (Raymore, MO)
Title: Identifying frequency band interference using a frequency activity record of a mobile device
Patent Number: 9,026,157

Inventors: Faller; Zack (Marysville, WA)
Title: Hunting arrow tip and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 9,022,886

Inventors: Fan; Jun (Escondido, CA), Knighten; James L. (Poway, CA), Alexander; Arthur R. (Valley Center, CA), Smith; Norman W. (San Marcos, CA)
Title: Method of forming a capacitor assembly in a circuit board
Patent Number: 7,216,422

Inventors: Fan; Su Chen (Cohoes, NY), Haran; Balasubramanian S. (Watervliet, NY), Horak; David V. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Borderless contact for ultra-thin body devices
Patent Number: 9,024,389

Inventors: Fang; Chien (Danville, CA), Suzuki; Hiroshi (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Random early detection algorithm using an indicator bit to detect congestion in a computer network
Patent Number: 7,218,608

Inventors: Fang; Tong (Old Bridge, NJ), Fang; Ming (Princeton Jct., NJ)
Title: Ball grid array modeling for inspecting surface mounted devices
Patent Number: 7,218,770

Inventors: Fang; Wen-Jie (Kwan Miao Hsiang, TW)
Title: Supporting framework for a swivel chair or swivel table
Patent Number: 7,216,840

Inventors: Fang; Zupeng (Jiangsu, CN), Fang; Dan (Jiangsu, CN), Fang; Fang (Jiangsu, CN), Zhao; Yafeng (Jiangsu, CN)
Title: High efficient and high power plane centric gear unit
Patent Number: 9,022,896

Inventors: Farritor; Shane Michael (Lincoln, NE), Lu; Sheng (Lincoln, NE)
Title: Vertical track modulus trending
Patent Number: 7,937,246

Inventors: Fawks, Jr.; James Edward (Wilmington, NC)
Title: Transverse in-core probe monitoring and calibration device for nuclear power plants, and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,025,719

Inventors: Federico; Anthony M. (Webster, NY), Pavlovic; Dragana (Rochester, NY), Conley; John H. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method and system for improving the throughput of a high capacity document printer
Patent Number: 7,218,876

Inventors: Fei; Jiangfeng (Sleepy Hollow, NY), Gifford; Raeann (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Peteu; Serban (East Lansing, MI), Ripley; Paul M. (Nanuet, NY), Sun; Hoi-Cheong Steve (Mount Kisco, NY), Wu; Mu (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Lancet analyte sensors and methods of manufacturing
Patent Number: 9,022,953

Inventors: Feiring; Andrew Edward (Wilmington, DE), Feldman; Jerald (Hockessin, DE), Schadt, III; Frank Leonard (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Fluorinated polymers, photoresists and processes for microlithography
Patent Number: 7,217,495

Inventors: Felber; Josef (Zollikon, CH)
Title: Flip-top closure for composite and cardboard packaging
Patent Number: 7,934,616

Inventors: Feldman; Nir (Kfar Harif, IL)
Title: Change collision calculation system and method
Patent Number: 7,937,273

Inventors: Feng; Qiangze (Beijing, CN), Qi; Hongwei (Beijing, CN), Liu; Yuguang (Beijing, CN), Liu; Huifeng (Beijing, CN), Wang; Yabo (Beijing, CN), Liu; Xiaowei (Beijing, CN), Fukushima; Toshikazu (Beijing, CN)
Title: Natural language based location query system, keyword based location query system and a natural language and keyword based location query system
Patent Number: 7,937,402

Inventors: Fernandez; Josevaldo Roberto (Buarulhos, BR)
Title: Dampers at the main shift rod
Patent Number: 9,021,909

Inventors: Ferndahl; Mattias (Goteborg, SE), Vickes; Hans-Olof (Saro, SE)
Title: Signal directing means for dividing an input signal into at least two output signals or combining at least two input signals into one output signal
Patent Number: 9,024,703

Inventors: Feurprier; Yannick (Watervliet, NY)
Title: Method for forming a damascene structure
Patent Number: 7,935,640

Inventors: Feussner; Hubertus (Munich, DE), Graumann; Rainer (Hochstadt, DE), Wessels; Gerd (Effeltrich, DE)
Title: Device and method for carrying out surgical interventions on a patient
Patent Number: 7,215,990

Inventors: Fichtl; Sharalyn (McKinney, TX)
Title: Mascara with lipstick, concealer, ad-hoc user mixable blush, and glitter component
Patent Number: 9,022,042

Inventors: Fields; Brendan Clarke (Bellevue, WA), Batthish; Karim Michel (Seattle, WA), Inglikov; Yuriy Mikhailovich (Bellevue, WA), Pereira; Jorge (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method for blocking dereferencing elements in messages
Patent Number: 7,219,299

Inventors: Figge; Rainer (Le crest, FR), Dischert; Wanda (Vics-le-Comte, FR)
Title: Fermentative production of methionine hydroxy analog (MHA)
Patent Number: 9,023,624

Inventors: Filippova; Irina V (Union Dale, PA), Filippov; Leonid K. (Union Dale, PA)
Title: Water-soluble anti-inflammatory cream with natural ingredients base
Patent Number: 9,023,399

Inventors: Fink; Lawrence E. (Renton, WA)
Title: Two-axis thrust vectoring nozzle
Patent Number: 7,216,476

Inventors: Finklestein; Jerome L. (Maspeth, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for providing a debriding wound vacuum
Patent Number: 9,023,001

Inventors: Fischer; Rolf-Hartmuth (Heidelberg, DE), Luyken; Hermann (Ludwigshafen, DE), Ansmann; Andreas (Wiesloch, DE), Bassler; Peter (Viernheim, DE), Benisch; Christoph (Mannheim, DE), Maixner; Stefan (Schwetzingen, DE), Melder; Johann-Peter (Bohl-Iggelheim, DE)
Title: Purification of caprolactam
Patent Number: 7,217,818

Inventors: Fisher; James Arthur (Tucson, AZ), Lambert; Anthony Andrew (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Method for testing media in a library without inserting media into the library database
Patent Number: 7,219,273

Inventors: Fisher; Scott F. (Niles, OH)
Title: Alignment system for wireless electrical power transfer
Patent Number: 9,024,578

Inventors: Fiske; Michael (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Non-autonomous dynamical orbit cryptography
Patent Number: 7,215,769

Inventors: Fisler; Charles F. (Sycamore, IL)
Title: Variable candela strobe with constant trigger voltage
Patent Number: 7,218,205

Inventors: Fitzgerald; David John (Inver Grove Heights, MN), Petrie; Neil (Saint Louis Park, MN), Connolly; Barrett L. (Lake Elmo, MN), Micko; Gregory P. (Cottage Grove, MN)
Title: Apparatus and method for performing a four-point voltage measurement for an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,218,125

Inventors: Flaker; Richard W. (Fairfield, OH), Burdorff; Mark A. (Loveland, OH), Bishop; Gregory D. (Hamilton, OH), Davis; DeWayne A. (Lebanon, IN), Donofrio; William T. (Andover, MN), Eyster; Curt R. (West Chester, OH), Katz; Hal H. (Jupiter, FL), Keilholz; David J. (Cleves, OH), Krogh; Ross (Cincinnati, OH), Miller; Michael J. (Mason, OH), Nalagatla; Anil K. (Mason, OH), Niklewski; Paul J. (Cincinnati, OH), Wuennemann; Jeffery J. (Liberty Township, OH), Derouen; Jason P. (Lubbock, TX)
Title: Drug delivery cassette and a medical effector system
Patent Number: 7,935,081

Inventors: Fletcher; James C. (Apex, NC), Lindquist; David B. (Raleigh, NC), Wanderski; Michael C. (Durham, NC), Wesley; Ajamu A. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Dynamic, real-time integration of software resources through services of a content framework
Patent Number: 7,937,500

Inventors: Flinner; Klaus (Zoschingen, DE), Hausmann; Georg (Dillingen, DE), Holzer; Stefan (Aalen, DE), Stelzer; Jorg (Giengen/Brenz, DE)
Title: Refrigerator and icemaker for the refrigerator
Patent Number: 7,216,499

Inventors: Floyd; Karen (Spartanburg, SC), Cox; Angel (Lyman, SC), Wilke; Tom (Greenville, SC)
Title: Stirring apparatus for reducing vortexes
Patent Number: 9,022,640

Inventors: Floyd; Philip D (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for sealing a substrate
Patent Number: 7,935,555

Inventors: Flynn; Bernard Luke (Donvale, AU), Paul; Dharam (Flinders Park, AU), Harvey; Andrew John (Goodwood, AU), Grobelny; Damian Wojciech (Watsonia North, AU), O'Connor; Sue (Prospect, AU), Baell; Jonathan Bayldon (Ivanhoe, AU), Sleebs; Brad (Bundoora, AU), Street; Ian Phillip (Macleod, AU)
Title: Small-molecules as therapeutics
Patent Number: 9,023,848

Inventors: Focke, deceased; Heinz (Verden, DE), Focke, legal representative; Doris (Verden, DE), Focke, legal representative; Jurgen (Verden, DE), Blome; Hermann (Blender-Einste, DE), Sporing; Heido (Verden, DE), Tempel; Jurgen (Verden, DE)
Title: Device for producing cigarette packages
Patent Number: 7,216,755

Inventors: Fojtik; Shawn P. (Park City, UT)
Title: Double barrel syringe and handles for use with double barrel syringes
Patent Number: 9,022,971

Inventors: Foldyna; Josef (Vaea ske Mezirici, CZ), Svehla; Branislav (Nove Mesto Nad Vahon, CZ)
Title: Method of generation of pressure pulsations and apparatus for implementation of this method
Patent Number: 7,934,666

Inventors: Foley; Sean (Cork, IE), Lombaard; Cazel (Co. Cork, IE), Blake; Tony (Co. Cork, IE), Scott; Paul (San Jose, CA), Sardi; Mohamed (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and system of cycle slip framing in a deserializer
Patent Number: 7,936,854

Inventors: Follingstad; Michael Jay (Edina, MN)
Title: Telecommunications patch panel with angled connector modules
Patent Number: 7,934,948

Inventors: Follmann; Markus (Koln, DE), Stasch; Johannes-Peter (Solingen, DE), Redlich; Gorden (Bochum, DE), Griebenow; Nils (Dormagen, DE), Lang; Dieter (Velbert, DE), Wunder; Frank (Wuppertal, DE), Paulsen; Holger (Hilden, DE), Hubsch; Walter (Wuppertal, DE), Vakalopoulos; Alexandros (Hilden, DE), Tersteegen; Adrian (Wuppertal, DE)
Title: Substituted fused imidazoles and pyrazoles and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,023,849

Inventors: Forbes; Leonard (Corvallis, OR), Noble; Wendell P. (Milton, VT), Reinberg; Alan R. (Westport, CT)
Title: Method of forming vertical sub-micron CMOS transistors on (110), (111), (311), (511), and higher order surfaces of bulk, soi and thin film structures
Patent Number: 7,217,606

Inventors: Ford; Derek B. (Cleveland, OH)
Title: Vivarium and filtration system
Patent Number: 7,934,471

Inventors: Ford; Steven David (Fresno, CA)
Title: Centrifugal separator with filter rod
Patent Number: 9,022,231

Inventors: Foschini; Gianluca (Ravenna, IT), Bonfiglioli; Sandro (Bologna, IT), Lorquando; Leonida (Bologna, IT), Thebeau; Ronnie (Haddam, CT), Mahoney; Sally (New Hartford, CT)
Title: Elevator motion profile control for limiting power consumption
Patent Number: 9,022,178

Inventors: Fournier; Jay A. (Richmond, VA), Paine, III; John B. (Midlothian, VA)
Title: Smoking article wrapper with improved filler
Patent Number: 7,216,652

Inventors: Fox; Darin Andrew (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Combination axe, sledge hammer and pick
Patent Number: 9,021,642

Inventors: Fradkin; Dmitriy (Princeton, NJ), Moerchen; Fabian (Vashon, WA)
Title: Temporal pattern matching in large collections of log messages
Patent Number: 9,026,550

Inventors: Frahm; Jeffry R. (Frankenmuth, MI), Royalty; Matthew A. (Midland, MI)
Title: Non-powered transportable cart and brake system therefor
Patent Number: 7,216,877

Inventors: Frazier; Brian (Clayton, NC)
Title: Ergonomic workstation with raising and lowering elements
Patent Number: 7,934,459

Inventors: Fredeman; Gregory J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Mathews; Abraham (Austin, TX), Plass; Donald W. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Reyer; Kenneth J. (Stormville, NY)
Title: Dynamic cascode-managed high-voltage word-line driver circuit
Patent Number: 9,025,403

Inventors: Frederick; Kelly (Prarieville, LA)
Title: Catfish skinner and method
Patent Number: 7,217,181

Inventors: Freeze; Brent (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for compressing plasma to a high energy state
Patent Number: 9,025,717

Inventors: Friend; Doug (Albert Lea, MN)
Title: Portable shear
Patent Number: 7,216,573

Inventors: Fu; Jun (Beijing, CN)
Title: Transistor manufacture
Patent Number: 7,935,606

Inventors: Fuchs; Tino (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Microelectromechanical sensor for measuring a force, and corresponding method
Patent Number: 9,021,898

Inventors: Fujie; Yoshihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Tateishi; Keiichi (Kanagawa, GB), Foster; Clive Edwin (Manchester, GB)
Title: Coloring composition, ink for inkjet recording and inkjet recording method
Patent Number: 9,023,139

Inventors: Fujihara; Shinobu (Yamato, JP), Hellman; Diana J. (Tucson, AZ), Jaquette; Glen A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Contactless IC memory on removable media
Patent Number: 9,026,501

Inventors: Fujii; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing a request using proxy servers
Patent Number: 7,937,437

Inventors: Fujii; Tokuo (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Construction machine
Patent Number: 7,216,734

Inventors: Fujimoto; Kazushi (Kawaguchi, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,499

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 9,026,182

Inventors: Fujiwara; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Positional information tracking and forwarding method for conducting optimal forward destination control in conformity to actual situations of user
Patent Number: 7,215,968

Inventors: Fujiwara; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Facsimile apparatus for incorporating own facsimile number into transmitter terminal information
Patent Number: 7,218,423

Inventors: Fujiwara; Yuya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and lens device
Patent Number: 7,934,876

Inventors: Fukano; Toru (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing surface acoustic wave apparatus
Patent Number: 9,021,669

Inventors: Fukashiro; Yasuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Hirai; Tooru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical switching apparatus and optical switching method
Patent Number: 7,215,843

Inventors: Fukuhara; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image pickup device, integrated circuit of image pickup element, and image pickup result processing method
Patent Number: 7,936,376

Inventors: Fukunishi; Shigeki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Print data processing apparatus, printing apparatus, printing system, print data processing method, and computer program product
Patent Number: 7,936,465

Inventors: Fukuoka; Tomoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Power source for re-circulation pump and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,218,068

Inventors: Fuller; Nicholas C. M. (North Hills, NY), Kanakasabapathy; Sivananda (Hopewell Junction, NY), Zhang; Ying (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Resist stripping methods using backfilling material layer
Patent Number: 7,935,637

Inventors: Funaki; Tomoyuki (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Keyboard apparatus
Patent Number: 7,217,877

Inventors: Furst; Eitan (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Pipe fitting
Patent Number: 9,022,431

Inventors: Furuichi; Keisuke (Ueda, JP), Akanuma; Tomohiro (Ueda, JP)
Title: Vibration generator
Patent Number: 9,025,796

Inventors: Furukawa; Ryoichi (Ome, JP), Sakai; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Satoshi (Ome, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,217,607

Inventors: Furukawa; Toshiharu (Essex Junction, VT), Radens; Carl J. (LaGrangeville, NY), Tonti; William R. (Essex Junction, VT), Williams; Richard Q. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Structure and method for thin box SOI device
Patent Number: 7,217,604

Inventors: Furuta; Shoji (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Otsuka; Tetsuo (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Azeotropic or azeotrope-like composition, and method for producing 2,3,3,3-tetrafluoropropene or chloromethane
Patent Number: 9,023,233

Inventors: Fyson; John R. (Hackney, GB), Higgins; John M. (Pinner, GB)
Title: Method of imaging
Patent Number: 7,217,504

Inventors: Gabara; Thaddeus John (Murray Hill, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus of physically moving a portable unit to view composite webpages of different websites
Patent Number: 9,026,896

Inventors: Gabarre; Gilles (Du Touch, FR), Himbert; Guillaume (Colomiers, FR)
Title: Method for the automatic sequencing of the specifications of a computer, especially for aircraft
Patent Number: 7,937,341

Inventors: Gadgil; Ashok (El Cerrito, CA), Kazakevicius; Eduardas (Vilnius, LT), Drescher; Anushka (Berkeley, CA)
Title: UV water disinfector
Patent Number: 7,217,933

Inventors: Gallagher; L. Scott (E. Bridgewater, MA), Gallagher; Christina L. (E. Bridgewater, MA)
Title: Suits and ladders game
Patent Number: 7,216,869

Inventors: Gallop; Mark A. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Acyloxyalkyl carbamate prodrugs, methods of synthesis, and use
Patent Number: 7,935,686

Inventors: Gallwitz; Claudia (Monchengladbach, DE), Siewert; Ralf (Schwalmtal, DE)
Title: Device for controlling the bearing pressure of a textile bobbin on a support roller or drive roller
Patent Number: 7,216,829

Inventors: Gama; Atsuhito (Nagoya, JP), Mizutani; Yoshihiro (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Cooking stove
Patent Number: 7,217,900

Inventors: Garabedian; Robert J. (Mountain View, CA), Wallace; Michael P. (Fremont, CA), Heit; Gary (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Methods for delivering cortical electrode leads into patient's head
Patent Number: 7,937,160

Inventors: Garcia; Cheryl (Grand Terrace, CA), Sauceda; Christopher (Rialto, CA)
Title: Video system
Patent Number: 9,025,030

Inventors: Garcia; Oscar N. (Denton, TX), Fu; Shengli (Denton, TX), Jaganathan; Jyothy Melaedavattil (Denton, TX)
Title: System and method for multi-residue multivariate data compression
Patent Number: 9,026,506

Inventors: Garito; Jon C. (Oceanside, NY), Ellman; Alan G. (Oceanside, NY)
Title: Eyelid RF surgery
Patent Number: 7,935,110

Inventors: Garland; Stephen Douglas (Denver, CO), Limoge; Edmond Joseph (Williston, VT), Petrow; William (Charlotte, VT), Cronin; John Edward (Jericho, VT)
Title: System and method for controlling an asphalt repair apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,686

Inventors: Gaylord; Thomas K. (Atlanta, GA), Stay; Justin L. (Suwanee, GA), Maikisch; Jonathan S. (Atlanta, GA), Meindl; James D. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Photo-masks and methods of fabricating surface-relief grating diffractive devices
Patent Number: 7,935,459

Inventors: Gearhardt; Kevin J. (Fort Collins, CO), Ekren; Anita M. (Loveland, CO)
Title: Testing with high speed pulse generator
Patent Number: 7,216,279

Inventors: Geibel; Dean E. (New Cumberland, PA), Minich; Steven E. (York, PA), Harper, Jr.; Donald K. (Camp Hill, PA)
Title: Electrical connector with strain relief features
Patent Number: 7,217,151

Inventors: Geile; Michael J. (Loveland, OH), Brede; Jeffrey (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Ranging and round trip delay timing adjustment in a multi-point to point bidirectional communication system
Patent Number: 7,936,662

Inventors: Gencer; Mehmet A. (Brecksville, OH), Lee; Sunggyu (Columbia, MO), Sardesai; Abhay (Columbia, MO), Kubik; Donald A. (Dickenson, ND)
Title: Process for infusing an alkali metal nitrite into a synthetic resinous material
Patent Number: 7,217,749

Inventors: Gencer; Mehmet A. (Brecksville, OH), Lee; Sunggyu (Columbia, MO), Sardesai; Abhay (Columbia, MO), Kubik; Donald A. (Dickenson, ND)
Title: Process for incorporating one or more materials into a polymer composition and products produced thereby
Patent Number: 7,217,750

Inventors: George; Adam (Austin, TX), Aldrich; Bradley C. (Austin, TX), Tsai; Ping-Sing (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Gain value interpolation
Patent Number: 9,025,057

Inventors: George; Mercedes M. (Holly Ridge, NC), George; Silver (Ahoskie, NC)
Title: Shopping system for tracking and tabulating costs
Patent Number: 9,022,287

Inventors: Gerber; Ulrich (Uitikon-Waldegg, CH), Wigger; Thomas (Aesch bei Birmensdorf, CH)
Title: Mannich bases and processes for the preparation of mannich bases
Patent Number: 7,935,775

Inventors: Gerngross; Tillman U. (Hanover, NH), Wildt; Stefan (Lebanon, NH), Choi; Byung-Kwon (Norwich, VT), Nett; Juergen Hermann (Grantham, NH), Bobrowicz; Piotr (White River Junction, VT), Hamilton; Stephen R. (Enfield, NH), Davidson; Robert C. (Enfield, NH)
Title: Combinatorial DNA library for producing modified N-glycans in lower eukaryotes
Patent Number: 7,935,513

Inventors: Gervais; Than Marc-Eric (Paris, FR), Loubet; Bruno (Paris, FR)
Title: Method, notably for optimizing the compression of a video and/or audio file, using a codec assigning a weight in bits per second to the corresponding compressed file, and associated system
Patent Number: 9,025,677

Inventors: Gettwart; Klaus (Velten, DE), Hentschel; Henning (Garbsen, DE), Neumann; Hartmut (Erzhausen, DE)
Title: Method for processing postal matter and postal matter processing system
Patent Number: 7,219,084

Inventors: Gevorgyan; Spartak (Goteborg, SE), Jacobsson; Harald (Vastra Frolunda, SE), Deleniv; Anatoli (Goteborg, SE)
Title: Method to increase the tuneability of varactors
Patent Number: 7,936,235

Inventors: Gherardi; Eros (Bologna, IT), Degli Esposti; Ermes (Bologna, IT), Ghedini; Teresa (Bologna, IT)
Title: Door hinge device with fulcrum at variable position
Patent Number: 7,934,290

Inventors: Gibble; Kevin Lee (Tucson, AZ), Chen; James Chien-Chiung (Tucson, AZ), Benhase; Michael Thomas (Tucson, AZ), Huynh; Minh-Ngoc Le (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method, system, and program for data corruption detection and fault isolation
Patent Number: 7,219,267

Inventors: Gibbs; Matthew E. (Redmond, WA), Lehenbauer; Daniel R. (Redmond, WA), Niyogi; Shanku S. (Bellevue, WA), Schechter; Greg D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method and system for predicting optimal HTML structure without look-ahead
Patent Number: 7,216,294

Inventors: Gifford, III; Hanson S. (Woodside, CA), Bolduc; Lee R. (Mountain View, CA), Stein; Jeffrey A. (Woodbridge, CT), DiCesare; Paul C. (Norwalk, CT), Costa; Peter F. (Winthrop, MA), Holmes; William A. (Marblehead, MA)
Title: Device for engaging tissue having a preexisting opening
Patent Number: 7,935,129

Inventors: Gill; Hardayal Singh (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing the thickness of a sensor stack in a current-perpendicular-to-plane GMR/tunnel valve sensor
Patent Number: 7,218,488

Inventors: Glotzbach; Mark E. (Granger, IN), Radford; Brian N. (Saint Joseph, MI)
Title: Appliance with user interface behavioral model
Patent Number: 7,937,171

Inventors: Glover; Kenneth Matthew (Coppell, TX)
Title: All-in-one modular wireless device
Patent Number: 7,215,977

Inventors: Gobron; Stephane (Monroe, IN), Ward; Tim (Monroe, IN), Mereness; W. Michael (Monroe, IN), Richards; Mark Isom (Dallas, TX), Nishtala; Srinivas (Monroe, IN)
Title: Multi-function surgical instrument tool actuator assembly
Patent Number: 7,217,264

Inventors: Gocke; Christopher D. (Ellicott City, MD), Kopreski; Michael S. (Long Valley, NJ)
Title: Detection of extracellular tumor-associated nucleic acid in blood plasma or serum using nucleic acid amplification assay
Patent Number: 7,935,484

Inventors: Gocke; Christopher D. (Ellicott City, MD), Kopreski; Michael S. (Long Valley, NJ)
Title: Method of detecting tumor-associated DNA in plasma or serum from humans without cancer
Patent Number: 7,935,487

Inventors: Gold; Joseph D (San Francisco, CA), Lebkowski; Jane S (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Isolated in vitro cell population comprising primate pluripotent stem cells containing a nucleic acid construct and differentiated progeny of the pluripotent stem cells
Patent Number: 9,023,645

Inventors: Golda; Dariusz (Redwood City, CA), Gassend; Valerie (San Carlos, CA), Kim; Hyeun-Su (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Modular printhead for OLED printing
Patent Number: 9,023,670

Inventors: Golz-Berner; Karin (Monaco, DE), Zastrow; Leonhard (Monaco, DE)
Title: Revitalising active complex for the skin
Patent Number: 7,217,423

Inventors: Gombert; Barry G. (Rochester, NY), Goetz; Frank M. (Fairport, NY), Eldridge; George L. (Long Beach, CA)
Title: USB portable document services environment
Patent Number: 9,026,617

Inventors: Gong; Andrew (San Mateo, CA), Huppi; Brian Q. (San Carlos, CA), Krah; Christoph H. (San Jose, CA), Cappels; Richard D. (Mesa, AZ), Kerr; Duncan R. (San Francisco, CA), Culbert; Michael (Monte Sereno, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses using control indicators for data processing systems
Patent Number: 7,936,348

Inventors: Good; Mark (Orlando, FL), Good; John (Orlando, FL)
Title: Optical dispersion system
Patent Number: 7,217,024

Inventors: Goodwin; James Patrick (Beverly, MA), Newbold; David LeRoy (West Roxbury, MA), Schirmer; Andrew Lewis (Andover, MA), Reagen; Jeff (Mendon, MA), Banks-Binici; John (Westborough, MA), Curtis; John Douglas (Millbury, MA)
Title: System and method for processing data in a distributed architecture
Patent Number: 7,219,098

Inventors: Gore; Makarand P. (Ft. Collins, CO), Kasperchik; Vladek (Corvallis, OR)
Title: NIR/IR curable coatings for light directed imaging
Patent Number: 7,935,471

Inventors: Goren; Raffi (Rehovot, IL), Apelbaum; Akiva (Rehovot, IL), Goldschmidt; Eliezer (Rehovot, IL), Huberman; Moshe (Rehovot, IL), Riov; Joseph (Petach Tikva, IL), Sisler; Edward C. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Compositions and methods for blocking ethylene response in plants using 3-cyclopropyl-1-enyl-propanoic acid salt
Patent Number: 9,023,761

Inventors: Goto; Kyotaro (Tokyo, JP), Hagiwara; Naoto (Tokyo, JP), Kawai; Yuki (Tokyo, JP), Ishida; Katsuei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electrochemical device
Patent Number: 9,023,510

Inventors: Goto; Nobuyuki (Chigasaki, JP), Fukutsu; Noriaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Program-signal recording and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,837

Inventors: Gottscheber; Holger (Dornstadt, DE)
Title: Method for enlarging the interference-free dynamic range of non-linear signal processing components
Patent Number: 7,218,269

Inventors: Gough; Michael (Ben Lomond, CA)
Title: High-speed data transfer in a networked server environment via laser communication
Patent Number: 7,219,165

Inventors: Gould; Stephen (Queens Park, AU), Barrie; Robert Matthew (Double Bay, AU), Williams; Darren (Newtown, AU), de Jong; Nicholas (Bondi Junction, AU)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating state transition rules for memory efficient programmable pattern matching finite state machine hardware
Patent Number: 7,219,319

Inventors: Gourdol; Arnaud (Sunnyvale, CA), Lindsay; Donald J. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Graphical user interface for computers having variable size icons
Patent Number: 7,216,304

Inventors: Govande; Nilesh S. (Pune, IN), Singh; Rajendra (Pune, IN)
Title: Host based enumeration and configuration for computer expansion bus controllers
Patent Number: 9,026,687

Inventors: Grabli; Stephane (Santa Monica, CA), Kalnins; Robert (Santa Monica, CA), LeZotte; Nathan (Los Angeles, CA), Agrawal; Amitabh (Westchester, CA)
Title: Constraint-based ordering for temporal coherence of stroke-based animation
Patent Number: 7,936,927

Inventors: Graf; Werner (Dresden, DE), Kieslich; Albrecht (Radebeul, DE)
Title: Method for fabricating a semiconductor product with a memory area and a logic area
Patent Number: 7,217,610

Inventors: Graham; Kaitlin Marie (Greenville, SC), Flanagan; James Scott (Simpsonville, SC), LeBegue; Jeffrey Scott (Simpsonville, SC)
Title: Fuel injector having an ignitor for igniting a combustor of a gas turbine
Patent Number: 9,021,781

Inventors: Graves; Dave L. (Washington, MO), Hellebusch; Gerard M. (Washington, MO), Meyer; Patrick Robert (Marthasville, MO), Yegge, Sr.; John A. (Wright City, MO), Rio; Todd (Union, MO)
Title: Apparatus and method for simultaneous usage of multiple die casting tools
Patent Number: 7,216,692

Inventors: Grawrock; David W. (Aloha, OR)
Title: Creation and distribution of a secret value between two devices
Patent Number: 7,215,781

Inventors: Greene; Boyd B. (Byhalia, MS), Greene; Helen C. (Germantown, TN)
Title: Induced vortex particle separator
Patent Number: 7,934,606

Inventors: Greiner; Carsten (Holzgerlingen, DE), Koch; Gerrit (Ammerbuch, DE), Ruf; Juergen (Tuebingen, DE), Werner; Ken (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Verification assistance for digital circuit designs
Patent Number: 9,026,968

Inventors: Gresset; Nicolas (Rennes Cedex, FR), Plainchault; Melanie (Rennes Cedex, FR), Rekaya-Ben Othman; Ghaya (Rennes Cedex, FR)
Title: Method and a device for relaying symbols transferred by a source to a destination
Patent Number: 9,025,642

Inventors: Greulich-Hickmann; Norbert (Mainz, DE), Langsdorf; Andreas (Ingelheim, DE), Lange; Ulrich (Mainz, DE), Schroeder; Fritz (Ingelheim, DE)
Title: Method of continuously producing flat glass by rolling
Patent Number: 7,934,392

Inventors: Griffin; Jed D. (Forest Grove, OR)
Title: Dual-reference delay-locked loop (DLL)
Patent Number: 7,936,194

Inventors: Grinchuk; Mikhail I. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Efficient implementations of the threshold-2 function
Patent Number: 7,218,138

Inventors: Grobman; Steven L. (El Dorado Hills, CA)
Title: Encrypted content recovery
Patent Number: 7,215,778

Inventors: Grosvenor; Franklin (Los Altos, CA), Bedi; Arvind (Santa Clara, CA), Turk; John (Palo Alto, CA), Roney; Richard (Menlo Park, CA), Butzow; Timothy (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus providing a supply chain management system useful in outsourced manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,216,086

Inventors: Grove; Corey M. (Red Lion, PA), Chase; Stephen E. (Jarrettsville, MD)
Title: Modular helmet-mask assembly
Patent Number: 7,934,497

Inventors: Grover; Wayne D. (Edmonton, CA), Doucette; John (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Method for design of networks based on p-cycles
Patent Number: 9,025,464

Inventors: Groy; Abram D. (Purcellville, VA)
Title: Ladder caddy
Patent Number: 7,934,584

Inventors: Gruben; John (Rochelle, IL)
Title: Ether injection control valve
Patent Number: 7,934,696

Inventors: Gruber; Markus (Ebersberg, DE), Raffin; Christian (Grasbrunn, DE)
Title: Arrangement of a bellow on a guide bar of a disc brake
Patent Number: 9,022,180

Inventors: Grupp; Richard J. (Milton, VT), Monroe; Craig M. (South Burlington, VT), Schuppe; Raymond W. (South Burlington, VT)
Title: Multi-valued or single strength signal detection in a hardware description language
Patent Number: 7,219,316

Inventors: Guarraci; Brian J. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Instrumenting software for enhanced diagnosability
Patent Number: 7,216,341

Inventors: Guay; Gordon G. (Chelmsford, MA)
Title: Enhanced fuel delivery for direct methanol fuel cells
Patent Number: 7,935,457

Inventors: Gubser; David Ronald (Hamilton City, CA)
Title: Lossless recursive deconstruction and reconstruction of digital information data streams
Patent Number: 9,025,622

Inventors: Guduru; VijayaKrishna Prasad (Morris Plains, NJ)
Title: Flow control for digital signal processing to support data stream operations
Patent Number: 7,219,171

Inventors: Guenier; Albert (Den Haag, NL), Favonio; Angelo (Vimercate-Milan, IT)
Title: Device for orthodontic interventions
Patent Number: 7,217,241

Inventors: Guenther; Ross (Penn Valley, CA)
Title: Hydraulic elevation apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,934,889

Inventors: Guha; Sujoy Kumar (New Delhi, IN), Neogi; Sudershan (Kharagphur, IN), Sachdev; Rajinder (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Vehicle capable of dissipating explosion force and energy
Patent Number: 9,021,933

Inventors: Guimberteau; Florence (Montussan, FR), Dargelas; Frederic (Pessac, FR)
Title: Prolonged-release multimicroparticulate oral pharmaceutical form
Patent Number: 9,023,400

Inventors: Gulari; Levent (Marlboro, NY)
Title: Three-dimensional silicon on oxide device isolation
Patent Number: 7,935,613

Inventors: Gunji; Akira (Mito, JP), Takahashi; Shin (Mito, JP), Naito; Takashi (Funabashi, JP), Fujieda; Tadashi (Mito, JP)
Title: Cathode for lithium-ion secondary battery, lithium-ion secondary battery, vehicle and power storage system equipped with the battery
Patent Number: 9,023,522

Inventors: Guo; Yang (Princeton Junction, NJ), Hu; Hao (Brooklyn, NY), Liu; Yong (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for peer-to-peer streaming of layered content
Patent Number: 9,027,046

Inventors: Guo; Yongfang (Sunnyvale, CA), Tsui; Ernest T. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Platform noise estimation and mitigation
Patent Number: 7,937,741

Inventors: Gupta; Alok Kumar (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining the log-likelihood ratio with precoding
Patent Number: 7,218,689

Inventors: Gupta; Deepak (New Delhi, IN), Kejriwal; Manoj Kumar (Gaziabad, IN), Deo; Sandeep (Ahmedabad, IN)
Title: Method of, apparatus for, and computer program product for trading goods
Patent Number: 7,216,093

Inventors: Gupta; Sunil K. (Edison, NJ), Lu; Ziyi (Shanghai, CN), Zhao; Fengguang (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Automatic pronunciation scoring for language learning
Patent Number: 7,219,059

Inventors: Gus; Lyras (Lowellville, OH)
Title: Mobile abrasive blasting material separation device and method
Patent Number: 9,022,835

Inventors: Gustavsson; Catrin (Karlstad, SE), Lindstrom; Mikael (Stockholm, SE), Olsson; Krister (Karlstad, SE), Snekkenes; Vidar (Karlstad, SE)
Title: Process for continuously cooking chemical cellulose pulp
Patent Number: 7,217,338

Inventors: Gutierrez; Juan P. (Oviedo, FL), Sullivan; Terrence B. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Power generation system incorporating multiple Rankine cycles
Patent Number: 7,934,383

Inventors: Gwisdalla; Dieter (Mietingen, DE), Mangiaracina; Anthony A. (Mobile, AL)
Title: Lighting conversion system
Patent Number: 7,936,129

Inventors: Gyurik; Robert J. (Exeter, NH)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition
Patent Number: 7,935,690

Inventors: Habacker; Norbert (Bramsche, DE)
Title: Cabriolet vehicle comprising a retractable soft-top
Patent Number: 7,216,921

Inventors: Haerr; Timothy Allen (Enon, OH), Fulks; Gary C. (Dayton, OH)
Title: Vacuum booster with low force loss
Patent Number: 7,216,577

Inventors: Hagel; Reinhold (Pinzberg, DE), Krell; Stephan (Schwabach, DE), Schimmelpfennig; Peter (Erlangen, DE), Tuna; Mehmet (Fuerth, DE)
Title: Regulating the mode of operation of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,219,003

Inventors: Hagerty; Matthew C. (Sonora, CA)
Title: Remote weapon mounted viewing and sighting system
Patent Number: 9,021,934

Inventors: Haim; John W. (Baldwin, NY)
Title: Fast adaptive power control for a variable multirate communications system
Patent Number: 7,215,974

Inventors: Haimer; Franz (Hollenbach-Igenhausen, DE)
Title: Tool holder for a tool, especially a boring, milling or rubbing tool, which can be rotated about a rotational axis
Patent Number: 7,217,072

Inventors: Haines; Timothy G. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Femoral prosthetic implant
Patent Number: 7,935,151

Inventors: Halivaara; Ismo (Tampere, FI), Wirola; Lauri (Tampere, FI)
Title: Delivery of assistance data for signal reception
Patent Number: 9,026,095

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Dahlgren; Scott (Alpine, UT), Marshall; Jonathan (Provo, UT)
Title: Data and/or PowerSwivel
Patent Number: 7,934,570

Inventors: Hall; Russell D. (Breham, TX)
Title: Armrest for hunting
Patent Number: 7,216,452

Inventors: Hallen; Juergen (Aachen, DE)
Title: Tensioner
Patent Number: 7,217,207

Inventors: Halpern; Jackie A. (Oxford, CT), Berelian; Elias (Stratford, CT), Baker; Lesley A. (Hamden, CT)
Title: System and method for determining characteristics for international calls
Patent Number: 9,025,754

Inventors: Ham; Nicholas J. (Stockport, GB)
Title: Power controller
Patent Number: 7,936,576

Inventors: Hamada; Gen (Tokyo, JP), Horimatsu; Kazuto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Data management server, data management system, data management method, and program
Patent Number: 7,937,469

Inventors: Hamaguchi; Toshihide (Higashiosaka, JP), Genno; Hirokazu (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Alerting device and radio communication device having the alerting device
Patent Number: 7,936,251

Inventors: Hamamura; Hiroyasu (Higashihiroshima, JP), Suzuki; Yoshitaka (Yao, JP)
Title: Cellular phone
Patent Number: 7,937,122

Inventors: Hamamura; Hiroyasu (Higashihiroshima, JP), Suzuki; Yoshitaka (Yao, JP)
Title: Cellular phone
Patent Number: 7,937,123

Inventors: Hamedani; Soheil (Grafing, DE)
Title: Arrangement comprising an object made at least partially of metal or precious metal and an RFID identification device
Patent Number: 9,024,763

Inventors: Hamilton; J. Douglas (Newark, OH), Hall, Jr.; Herbert L. (Newark, OH)
Title: High maneuverability towcraft
Patent Number: 7,216,600

Inventors: Hammonds; Carl L. (Humble, TX)
Title: People moving vehicle with reduced turn radius having omni-directional cab
Patent Number: 7,934,572

Inventors: Han; Bing (Lansdale, PA), Tao; Jonathan H. (Oceanside, CA), Raukas; Madis (Charlestown, MA), Klinedinst; Keith A. (Hudson, MA), Talbot; Jan B. (San Diego, CA), Mishra; Kailash A. (North Chelmsford, MA)
Title: Rare earth-activated aluminum nitride powders and method of making
Patent Number: 7,935,325

Inventors: Han; Gyuyoung (Ahn Yang, KR)
Title: Test apparatus and control method thereof for use with location based service system capable of optimizing location based service by adjusting maximum antenna range
Patent Number: 7,218,275

Inventors: Han; Seung Hee (Anyang-si, KR), Ko; Hyun Soo (Anyang-si, KR), Chung; Jae Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Moon II (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and device for transmitting control information in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,025,560

Inventors: Han; Yong Hee (Junrabook-do, KR), Park; Sung Woo (Daegu-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of detecting an optimal writing power for an aged writable disk
Patent Number: 7,218,590

Inventors: Hanes, Jr.; Robert E. (Oklahoma City, OK), Pauls; Richard W. (Duncan, OK), Griffin; David E. (Duncan, OK)
Title: Methods and compositions for breaking viscosified fluids
Patent Number: 7,216,704

Inventors: Hanke; Andre (Dusseldorf, DE), Simon; Martin (Otterfing, DE)
Title: Radio-frequency mixer arrangement
Patent Number: 7,218,163

Inventors: Hansen; Craig (Los Altos, CA), Moussouris; John (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Programmable processor with group floating-point operations
Patent Number: 7,216,217

Inventors: Hansen; Peter Kamp (Bagsvaerd, DK), Wagner; Peter (Bagsvared, DK), Mullertz; Anette (Bagsvaerd, DK), Knap; Inge Helmer (Bagsvaerd, DK)
Title: Animal feed additives
Patent Number: 7,217,433

Inventors: Hanson; Kyle M. (Kalispell, MT)
Title: System for processing a workpiece
Patent Number: 7,217,325

Inventors: Haque; Jamal (Clearwater, FL), Altan; Halil N. (Heathrow, FL), Malaga; Alfonso (Sammamish, WA), Parmet; Darryl I. (Tampa, FL), Tabor; Daniel R. (Belleair Beach, FL)
Title: Systems and methods for receiving aircraft position reports
Patent Number: 9,024,817

Inventors: Harling; Mark (Salt Lake City, UT), Black; David Jay (Salt Lake City, UT), Welch; Alfred Douglas (Salt Lake City, UT), Andrades; Porfirio (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Illuminated ATM surround
Patent Number: 9,022,604

Inventors: Harlow; Ed (Boston, MA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Langer; Robert (Newton, MA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Livermore, WA)
Title: Bone cell delivery device
Patent Number: 9,023,630

Inventors: Harres; Daniel N. (Belleville, IL)
Title: RF photonics residual error correction
Patent Number: 7,215,893

Inventors: Harriman; David J. (Portland, OR), Foong; Annie (Aloha, OR), Das Sharma; Debendra (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Apparatus, system and method for providing access to a device function
Patent Number: 9,026,698

Inventors: Harris; Randy A. (Kalispell, MT), Eudy; Steve L. (Kalispell, MT), Wirth; Paul Z. (Whitefish, MT)
Title: High throughput semiconductor wafer processing
Patent Number: 7,934,898

Inventors: Harris; Scott C. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)
Title: Using biometrics as an encryption key
Patent Number: 9,026,799

Inventors: Harrison; Karen L. (Longmont, CO), Johnson; Charles D. (Boulder, CO), Liebelt; Linda S. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for prioritizing print jobs from multiple printer input channels
Patent Number: 7,216,347

Inventors: Harrison; Thomas D. (Draper, UT)
Title: Air conditioning system
Patent Number: 7,216,495

Inventors: Harvey; Neil Wiliam (Derby, GB)
Title: Turbine rotor blade for gas turbine engine
Patent Number: 7,217,101

Inventors: Hase; Tatsuo (Nagano, JP), Hashimoto; Kenichi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Information-processing apparatus and activation method and program for activating an operating system in a short period of time
Patent Number: 7,937,571

Inventors: Hasegawa; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Location determination system and mobile terminal
Patent Number: 9,026,437

Inventors: Hasegawa; Hideaki (Susono, JP), Shoji; Takeo (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Sunahara; Satoshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Toda; Atsushi (Mishima, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus group
Patent Number: 7,215,904

Inventors: Hasegawa; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Hama; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Nedu; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP), Kuroya; Takeyoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Kurebayashi; Masaaki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Monitoring system for a photography unit, monitoring method, computer program, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,218,352

Inventors: Hasegawa; Keiichi (Koto-ku, JP)
Title: Commodity sales data processing apparatus, checkout system and control method
Patent Number: 9,022,281

Inventors: Hasegawa; Kumi (Shizuoka, JP), Aoki; Mitsuo (Shizuoka, JP), Shu; Bing (Shizuoka, JP), Sawada; Toyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Shiraishi; Keiko (Shizuoka, JP), Nagayama; Masashi (Shizuoka, JP), Kuramoto; Shinichi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Toner for electrophotography, and image fixing process, image forming process, image forming apparatus and process cartridge using the same
Patent Number: 7,217,485

Inventors: Hasegawa; Tohru (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Yutaka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Writing and reading data in tape media
Patent Number: 9,025,261

Inventors: Hasenberg; Daniel M. (Humble, TX), Refvik; Mitchell D. (Bartlesville, OK)
Title: Method of making 2-thiols
Patent Number: 7,217,843

Inventors: Hashimoto; Kenichi (Oume, JP)
Title: Drawn cup roller bearing and method of producing drawn cup roller bearing
Patent Number: 7,934,872

Inventors: Hassan; Shawky (Flint, MI)
Title: Smart toilet seat
Patent Number: 7,216,374

Inventors: Hastings; Mark Alan (Seneca, SC), Mannis; Ralph (Central, SC)
Title: Transferable meter licenses using smartcard technology
Patent Number: 7,216,108

Inventors: Hastings; Roger N. (Maple Grove, MN), Pikus; Michael J. (Golden Valley, MN)
Title: Cardiac stimulation electrodes, delivery devices, and implantation configurations
Patent Number: 7,937,161

Inventors: Hatakeyama; Tomoyuki (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Airtight package comprising a pressure adjustment unit
Patent Number: 7,936,056

Inventors: Hatayama; Kanako (Tokyo, JP), Maio; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus and carrier signal generating circuit
Patent Number: 9,022,941

Inventors: Haupt; Olivier (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Bindings for ski boots for snowboards
Patent Number: 7,216,889

Inventors: Hayakawa; Hitoshi (Yokohama, JP), Tsushima; Yuji (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Network equipment and frame transmission control method
Patent Number: 9,025,443

Inventors: Hayakawa; Yoshiki (Kuwana, JP)
Title: Fuel injection apparatus having common rail and subject device control system
Patent Number: 7,216,628

Inventors: Hayami; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Modulation system
Patent Number: 7,218,262

Inventors: Hayashi; Kyutaro (Takahama, JP), Horiba; Keiji (Nishikasugai-gun, JP)
Title: Pressure sensor having integrated temperature sensor
Patent Number: 7,216,546

Inventors: Hayashi; Masayuki (Hadano, JP)
Title: Computer system, host-bus-adaptor control method, and program thereof
Patent Number: 9,026,838

Inventors: Hayashi; Yuichiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Cylindrical roller bearing
Patent Number: 9,022,661

Inventors: Hayes; John W. (St. Augustine, FL)
Title: Method of flood repair using a baseboard
Patent Number: 9,021,766

Inventors: Hays; Dan A. (Fairport, NY), Lestrange; Jack T. (Macedon, NY)
Title: Process for electrostatic powder coating an article using triboelectrically charged powder with air jet assist
Patent Number: 7,217,444

Inventors: Hazzard; Thomas B. (Ladera Ranch, CA), Hazzard; Tracy Leigh (Ladera Ranch, CA)
Title: No-tools chair and chair arm assembly
Patent Number: 9,022,480

Inventors: Hechmati; Laurent (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Foldable air insulating sleeve
Patent Number: 9,022,251

Inventors: Hecker; Arlene (Beverly, MA), Holt; Jeffrey (Exeter, NH), Caldwell; Dana (Middleton, MA)
Title: Frit seal material, lamp with frit seal, and method for sealing a high intensity discharge lamp
Patent Number: 7,936,128

Inventors: Hediger; Hans (Reinach, CH)
Title: Monitoring device for position monitoring a robotic device and production system including a monitoring device
Patent Number: 9,026,251

Inventors: Hedler; Harry (Germering, DE), Meyer; Thorsten (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Method for connecting an integrated circuit to a substrate and corresponding circuit arrangement
Patent Number: 7,217,646

Inventors: Heersink; Roland Edward (Houston, TX)
Title: Overhead mounting bracket for tabbed accessories
Patent Number: 9,022,330

Inventors: Heindl; Andreas (Schwabach, DE)
Title: Pipe reduction piece made from plastic material
Patent Number: 9,022,429

Inventors: Heindl; Richard (Munich, DE)
Title: Arrangement of multiple sheet pile components and welding profile therefor
Patent Number: 7,935,406

Inventors: Heinl; Dieter (Erbendorf, DE), Oppelt; Arnulf (Spardorf, DE), Petsch; Markus (Erlangen, DE), Seissl; Johann (Erlangen, DE), Waldbach; Kerstin (Porstendorf, DE)
Title: Support device for a patient
Patent Number: 7,216,383

Inventors: Heinrich; Russell (Madison, CT), Bettuchi; Michael (Middletown, CT)
Title: Access assembly with flexible housing
Patent Number: 9,022,985

Inventors: Heinrichsdorff; Frank (Mahlow, DE), Nagel; Nicolas (Dresden, DE), Sachse; Jens-Uwe (Dresden, DE), Voerckel; Andreas (Dresden, DE), Olligs; Dominik (Dresden, DE), Mueller; Torsten (Dresden, DE)
Title: Storage cell having a T-shaped gate electrode and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,935,608

Inventors: Hendron; Scott Svend (Dubuque, IA)
Title: Mobile interface structure with multiple degrees of freedom
Patent Number: 7,217,080

Inventors: Hennings; David R. (Roseville, CA), Goldman; Mitchel P. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Treatment of cellulite with mid-infrared radiation
Patent Number: 7,217,265

Inventors: Henry; Daniel S. (Kettle Falls, WA), Owings; Matthew (Colville, WA), Weaver; Monte Jay (Colville, WA), Wallace; Brian L. (Colville, WA)
Title: Wood burning stove having pivoting baffle and method
Patent Number: 7,216,645

Inventors: Herman; Glen A. (Olathe, KS), Law; Cecil G. (Peculiar, MO), Hale; Kevin R. (Parkville, MO)
Title: Generating digital terrain models representing sub-surface strata
Patent Number: 7,937,220

Inventors: Hermanns; Ingo (Hildesheim, DE)
Title: Guidance of an optical scanning device
Patent Number: 7,216,354

Inventors: Hermanson; Jeffrey A. (Sumner, WA)
Title: Flanged connector for HVAC ducting
Patent Number: 7,216,898

Inventors: Hession; Patrick (Mervue, IE), McCormack; Tony (Mervue, IE), Costello; John (Mervue, IE), McGuire; Frank (Mervue, IE)
Title: System and method for automatically managing participation at a meeting or conference
Patent Number: 9,024,993

Inventors: Hildebrandt; Peter W. (Duluth, GA), Hutchinson; Ian G. (Suwanee, GA), Watson; James D. (Duluth, GA), Dunn; Michael H. (Dunwoody, GA), Hofmann; Neal A. (Portland, OR), Wilson; Scott E. (Kailua-Kona, HI), Anderson; Brent W. (Portland, OR), Ashford; Louis (Aloha, OR), Meissner; Richard (Newberg, OR)
Title: Interactive communication system having an integrated key drive system
Patent Number: 9,027,015

Inventors: Hills; Kathleen F. (Endicott, NY), Kersjes; Thomas (Arlington Heights, IL), Musa; Mark A. (Brackney, PA), Pan; Fu-Chen (Endicott, NY)
Title: Automated report of broken relationships between tables
Patent Number: 9,026,561

Inventors: Hiraiwa; Yuri (Sagamihara, JP), Inoue; Taro (Yamato, JP), Goto; Sumio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data duplication control method
Patent Number: 7,937,546

Inventors: Hiramatsu; Takeo (Nagaokakyo, JP)
Title: Automatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,935,018

Inventors: Hirobe; Fumitake (Ushiku, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,870

Inventors: Hirth; Thorsten (Rutesheim, DE), Sumser; Siegfried (Stuttgart, DE), Weber; Siegfried (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Turbine for an exhaust gas turbocharger and exhaust gas turbocharger having such a turbine
Patent Number: 9,021,803

Inventors: Hitzman; Donald O. (Bartlesville, OK), Dennis; D. Michael (Bartlesville, OK)
Title: Method and apparatus for on-site nitrate production for a water processing system
Patent Number: 7,934,544

Inventors: Ho; Eng Ling (Simpang Ampat, MY)
Title: Adjustable data loading circuit with dynamic test mode switching for testing programmable integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,218,134

Inventors: Ho; Grace H. (Tainan, TW), Wu; Ming-Che (Chia-Yi, TW), Chou; Li-Heng (Kaohsiung, TW), Hsieh; Hung-Chang (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Jung Ting (Tao Yuan, TW), Ku; Yao-Ching (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: In-situ overlay alignment
Patent Number: 7,218,400

Inventors: Ho; Li-Pen J (Farmington Hills, MI), Ressler; Galen E. (White Lake, MI), Yahkind; Veronica M (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Vehicle-based vehicle occupant reminder using capacitive field-based sensor
Patent Number: 7,218,211

Inventors: Hoese; Geoffrey B. (Austin, TX), Russell; Jeffry T. (Cibolo, TX)
Title: Storage router and method for providing virtual local storage
Patent Number: 7,937,517

Inventors: Hofmann; Wilfried (Munchen, DE)
Title: Multistage heat exchanging duct comprising a parallel conduit
Patent Number: 9,022,098

Inventors: Hofstadler; Steven A. (Vista, CA), Drader; Jared J. (San Marcos, CA), Gutierrez; Jose R. (San Marcos, CA), Gleason; Paul J. (Laguna Niguel, CA), Bare; Rex O. (Preston, CT), Miller; Robert D. (Costa Mesa, CA), Smith; Jeffrey C. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Sample processing units, systems, and related methods
Patent Number: 9,023,655

Inventors: Hollingsworth; Jennifer A. (Los Alamos, NM), Chen; Yongfen (Eugene, OR), Klimov; Victor I. (Los Alamos, NM), Htoon; Han (Los Alamos, NM), Vela; Javier (Los Alamos, NM)
Title: Thick-shell nanocrystal quantum dots
Patent Number: 7,935,419

Inventors: Holzmann; Mark V. (Stoughton, WI), Venkataraman; Kaarthik (Stoughton, WI), Alonzo; Jim L. (Verona, WI), Bannister; Robert A. (Stoughton, WI)
Title: Filter assembly with trapped contaminant servicing
Patent Number: 7,935,160

Inventors: Homma; Hiroki (Wako, JP), Takahashi; Tsutomu (Wako, JP), Ogawa; Tetsuya (Wako, JP)
Title: Fuel cell comprising separator with protrusions in zigzag-pattern
Patent Number: 9,023,547

Inventors: Honda; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Handwriting information processing apparatus, handwriting information processing method, and storage medium having program stored therein for handwriting information processing
Patent Number: 7,215,815

Inventors: Honda; Takahiro (Fujinomiya, JP), Fushimi; Hiroyuki (Numazu, JP), Sasaki; Fumihiro (Fuji, JP), Nakajima; Hisashi (Numazu, JP), Asahina; Yasuo (Numazu, JP)
Title: Image forming method and toner for developing latent electrostatic image
Patent Number: 7,935,469

Inventors: Hong; Ming-Wei (New Taipei, TW), Chang; Chien-Ming (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Machining module
Patent Number: 9,022,199

Inventors: Hong; Shinn-Gwo (Chungli City, TW)
Title: Method for preparing the reactive tinting compound and the tinted contact lens
Patent Number: 7,216,975

Inventors: Hong; Sung Chul (Hamden, CT), Ma; Qinggao (Naugatuck, CT), Stott; Paul Edwin (Southbury, CT), Wefer; John M. (Newtown, CT), Allen; Leigh Cameron (Winchester, CT)
Title: Styrenic polymer composites
Patent Number: 7,217,765

Inventors: Hooker; Guy Alexander (Christchurch, NZ)
Title: Management interface for radio stations
Patent Number: 7,937,661

Inventors: Hooper; Stephen R. (Mesa, AZ), McDonald; William G. (Payson, AZ)
Title: Method of making a dual port pressure sensor
Patent Number: 9,021,689

Inventors: Hoppe; Hugues Herve (Redmond, WA), Snyder; John Michael (Redmond, WA), Sander; Pedro Vieira (Cambridge, MA), Gortler; Steven Jacob (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for providing a fine to coarse look ahead in connection with parametrization metrics in a graphics system
Patent Number: 7,218,322

Inventors: Hopper; Nicholas John (High Wycombe, GB), Cull; Anthony Francis (High Wycombe, GB)
Title: Lighting arrangement comprising elongate light emitting members
Patent Number: 9,022,596

Inventors: Hori; Yasuyoshi (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Internal-combustion-engine stop determination device
Patent Number: 7,937,212

Inventors: Hornburg; Gerald (Holzmaden, DE)
Title: Fuel cell system and vehicle having fuel cell system
Patent Number: 9,023,548

Inventors: Horng; Cheng T. (San Jose, CA), Tong; Ru-Ying (San Jose, CA)
Title: Bottom spin valve GMR sensor incorporating plural oxygen surfactant layers
Patent Number: 7,936,539

Inventors: Horton; Michael A. (Santa Clara, CA), Rios; Jose (Lafayette, CA)
Title: Dynamic attitude measurement method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,216,055

Inventors: Hosonuma; Masashi (Fujisawa, JP), Nara; Miwako (Fujisawa, JP), Uno; Masaharu (Fujisawa, JP), Nishiki; Yoshinori (Fujisawa, JP), Furuta; Tsuneto (Fujisawa, JP), Kurosu; Tateki (Hiratsuka, JP), Fukunaga; Osamu (Ichikawa, JP), Tojo; Tetsuro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Diamond electrode for electrolysis
Patent Number: 7,217,347

Inventors: Hosoya; Mutsumi (Fujimi, JP), Fujibayashi; Akira (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Storage controller and storage control method for accessing storage devices in sub-block units
Patent Number: 7,937,542

Inventors: Hossainy; Syed F. A. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Coatings containing polycationic peptides for cardiovascular therapy
Patent Number: 7,217,426

Inventors: Houle; Sabina J. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Liquid solder thermal interface material contained within a cold-formed barrier and methods of making same
Patent Number: 7,218,000

Inventors: Houser; Russell A. (Livermore, CA), Saadat; Vahid (Saratoga, CA), Ramee; Stephen R. (New Orleans, LA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for treating tissue
Patent Number: 7,217,284

Inventors: Houthoff; Hendrick Jan (Amsterdam, NL), Reedijk; Jan (Leiden, NL), Jelsma; Tinka (Almere, NL), Heetebrij; Robert Jochem (Utrecht, NL), Volkers; Herman Hendricus (Monnickendam, NL)
Title: Methods for labeling nucleotides, labeled nucleotides and useful intermediates
Patent Number: 7,217,813

Inventors: Howald; Arthur M. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Method of determining the correct average bias compensation voltage during a plasma process
Patent Number: 7,218,503

Inventors: Hsieh; Fu-Yuan (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Power semiconductor devices integrated with clamp diodes having separated gate metal pads to avoid breakdown voltage degradation
Patent Number: 7,936,014

Inventors: Hsu; Louis L. (Fishkill, NY), Ji; Brian L. (Fishkill, NY), Wang; Li-Kong (Montvale, NY)
Title: Content addressable memory having reduced power consumption
Patent Number: 7,216,284

Inventors: Hsu; Nai-Hsuan (Taipei, TW), Pang; Chu-Yi (Taipei, TW), Wu; Chien-Jen (Taipei, TW), Huang; Chi-Jen (Taipei, TW), Hsu; Chia-Jung (Taipei, TW), Lee; Peimin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Process for synthesis of androstane 17-.beta. carbothioic acid and relative compounds thereof
Patent Number: 7,935,837

Inventors: Hsu; Sheng-Hung (Kaohsiung Hsien, TW)
Title: Toy with moving head
Patent Number: 7,217,171

Inventors: Hsu; Tsung-Han (Tainan Hsien, TW)
Title: Display frame for a flat panel device
Patent Number: 7,216,448

Inventors: Hu; Jianping (Arlington, MA), Herzfeld; Judith (Newton, MA)
Title: Baluns, a fine balance and impedance adjustment module, a multi-layer transmission line, and transmission line NMR probes using same
Patent Number: 7,936,171

Inventors: Huang; Chien-Kuo (Jiali Town, TW)
Title: Structure of spark plug
Patent Number: 7,936,117

Inventors: Huang; Gang (Highlands, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for cross-talk mitigation through joint multiuser adaptive pre-coding
Patent Number: 7,218,681

Inventors: Huang; Henry F. (Apple Valley, MN), Carter; Andrew J. (Minneapolis, MN), Khoury; Maroun (Burnsville, MN), Lu; Yong (Edina, MN), Chen; Yiran (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Table-based reference voltage characterization scheme
Patent Number: 7,936,629

Inventors: Huang; Jiang (San Jose, CA), Chou; Hou-Pu (Sunnyvale, CA), Unger; Marc A. (South San Francisco, CA)
Title: Microfluidic chromatography
Patent Number: 7,217,367

Inventors: Huang; Pei-Pin (Taipei, TW), Chen; Li-Fang (Taipei, TW), Chen; Yung-Hsiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 9,025,324

Inventors: Huang; So-Mel (Taipping City, Taichung, TW)
Title: Toilet tank valve seat structure
Patent Number: 7,216,373

Inventors: Huang; Zhong Shou (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and process intermediate for electrostatic discharge protection in flat panel imaging detectors
Patent Number: 7,217,591

Inventors: Huegel; Michael L. (Cherry Hill, NJ), Huegel; Patrick P. (Cherry Hill, NJ)
Title: Enhanced television services
Patent Number: 9,027,074

Inventors: Huffman; Nick (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Externally ported loudspeaker enclosure
Patent Number: 7,218,747

Inventors: Hummel; Werner (Titz, DE), Geueke; Birgit (Zurich, CH), Osswald; Steffen (Rodenbach, DE), Weckbecker; Christoph (Grundau-Lieblos, DE), Huthmacher; Klaus (Gelnhausen, DE)
Title: Method for the preparation of L-amino acids from D-amino acids
Patent Number: 7,217,544

Inventors: Humpfer; Harald (Erlangen, DE), Wansch; Rainer (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Antenna device
Patent Number: 7,218,282

Inventors: Hung; Ming Te (Pan Chiao, TW), Chiang; Shu-Yu (Tai Chung, TW), Su; Yu-Jen (Taipei, TW), Hsu; Tien-Ho (Chang Hua Hsien, TW)
Title: Optical mechanism for increasing optical path and office machine having said optical mechanism
Patent Number: 7,218,381

Inventors: Hurst-Hiller; Oliver (Seattle, WA), Watson; Eric (Redmond, WA), Dumais; Susan T. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Automated satisfaction measurement for web search
Patent Number: 7,937,340

Inventors: Husted; Royce H. (Forest, VA), Husted; Joel P. (Forest, VA)
Title: Suspension system for glider exercise device
Patent Number: 7,217,225

Inventors: Hutchinson; Benjamin H. (Rockville, MD)
Title: Satellite mobile telephone cell departure prediction
Patent Number: 7,218,932

Inventors: Hutin; Remi (New Ulm, TX)
Title: Active compensation for mud telemetry modulator and turbine
Patent Number: 9,024,777

Inventors: Huynh; Phuong T. (Annandale, VA), McCorkle; John W. (Vienna, VA), Hidalgo; Fernando N. (Ashburn, VA)
Title: Wireless transceiver and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 7,937,064

Inventors: Hwang; Ju-seong (Cheonan-si, KR)
Title: Optical device and projection system comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,934,840

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Pasch; Nicholas F. (Bellevue, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Intelligent monitoring for computation in memory
Patent Number: 9,026,719

Inventors: Hyon; Seung-Taek (Suwon-shi, KR)
Title: Method for storing and transmitting voice mail using SVMS in a mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,218,920

Inventors: Ichihashi; Ichiro (Aichi, JP), Tamura; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Nobuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Nagasako; Shuuya (Kanagawa, JP), Kikkawa; Naohiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Furuhashi; Tomohiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hidaka; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Hattori; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tokita; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kunieda; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Maeda; Hiroshi (Aichi, JP), Nomura; Tomoichi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Sheet post-processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and image forming system
Patent Number: 7,934,714

Inventors: Ichimiya; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus control method thereof and image pickup system
Patent Number: 7,936,986

Inventors: Ichinokawa; Jumpei (Rolling Hills Estates, CA)
Title: System and method for brake coaching
Patent Number: 9,026,348

Inventors: Ide; Teruji (Tokyo, JP), Akaike; Kazuo (Hamura, JP), Takahashi; Kazushi (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Manabu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Direct conversion receiver
Patent Number: 7,218,685

Inventors: Iida; Michihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Akimori; Toshihiro (Miyagi, JP), Kagami; Nobutake (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Recording medium, recording apparatus, and reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,595

Inventors: Ikeda; Tsutomu (Aichi-ken, JP), Yoshikawa; Koji (Aichi-ken, JP), Kitamura; Sunao (Aichi, JP)
Title: Throttle control devices
Patent Number: 7,216,625

Inventors: Ikeguchi; Masao (Fukuoka, JP), Shibata; Naotake (Fukuoka, JP), Hasegawa; Hajime (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Device for preventing sway of suspended load
Patent Number: 7,936,143

Inventors: Illgen; Ralf (Dresden, DE), Flachowsky; Stefan (Dresden, DE)
Title: Ultrathin body fully depleted silicon-on-insulator integrated circuits and methods for fabricating same
Patent Number: 9,023,713

Inventors: Imai; Masanori (Sunto-gun, JP), Nemoto; Satoshi (Sunto-gun, JP)
Title: Porous membrane and process for preparing the same
Patent Number: 9,023,535

Inventors: Imaizumi; Yuuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Control device and computer program product for controlling method
Patent Number: 9,026,827

Inventors: Imura; Mamoru (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Pressure cooker
Patent Number: 7,935,914

Inventors: Inaba; Merii (Yokkaichi, JP), Hizawa; Takeshi (Mie-gun, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,024,443

Inventors: Inada; Ryoichi (Atsugi, JP), Fujita; Ryo (Hitachi, JP), Takahashi; Yuzuru (Naka-gun, JP)
Title: Memory management method, storage device, and computer with the same
Patent Number: 9,026,892

Inventors: Inbal; Aida (Hod Hasharon, IL), Rabizadeh; Esther (Be'er Yakov, IL)
Title: FGL-2 prothrombinase as a diagnostic tool for malignancy
Patent Number: 9,023,609

Inventors: Ingalls; Doug (Brewerton, NY)
Title: Method and device for storing and carrying a portion of rope
Patent Number: 9,021,664

Inventors: Ingle; Frank W. (Palo Alto, CA), Carter; Garry L. (Dublin, CA), Laird; Robert J. (Pinole, CA), Claude; John (San Carlos, CA), Do; Paul (San Jose, CA), Mosel; Brian J. (Dublin, CA)
Title: Noninvasive devices, methods, and systems for modifying tissues
Patent Number: 9,023,031

Inventors: Inoue; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Continuously variable transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 7,217,216

Inventors: Inoue; Kazutaka (Tsukuba, JP), Adachi; Hirotoshi (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Device for iontophoresis
Patent Number: 7,937,141

Inventors: Inoue; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP), Ochi; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Kuramoto; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Mitsuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Six-legged type piezoelectric vibration gyroscope
Patent Number: 7,216,540

Inventors: Inoue; Yutaka (Mie, JP), Shimizu; Masaki (Tochigi, JP), Ohtani; Shuhki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Inverter circuit, fluorescent tube lighting apparatus, backlight apparatus, and liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,936,136

Inventors: Inukai; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Iwabuchi; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light emitting device
Patent Number: 7,218,297

Inventors: Irisawa; Misako (Kawasaki, JP), Maki; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Asano; Masayasu (Yokohama, JP), Okada; Wataru (Machida, JP)
Title: Management computer used to construct backup configuration of application data
Patent Number: 9,026,751

Inventors: Irwin; Robert L. (Essex, IL), Dahl; Richard (Valparaiso, IN)
Title: Temporary utility service apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,430

Inventors: Ishibashi; Takeo (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Method of fabricating semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,935,636

Inventors: Ishibashi; Tohru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Spotter provided with spot pattern encryption function and detection device coping with spot pattern encryption
Patent Number: 7,219,019

Inventors: Ishida; Masaaki (Kanagawa, JP), Nihei; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Omori; Atsufumi (Kanagawa, JP), Ozasa; Dan (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Dot position correcting apparatus, optical scanning apparatus, imaging apparatus, and color imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,493

Inventors: Ishida; Masaaki (Kanagawa, JP), Nihei; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Omori; Atsufumi (Kanagawa, JP), Ozasa; Dan (Kanagawa, JP), Tanabe; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus controlling the output level of the light source
Patent Number: 7,936,367

Inventors: Ishihara; Takeshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ise; Kotaro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Oyama; Yuichiro (Tokyo, JP), Murakami; Takaomi (Tokyo, JP), Shibuya; Naohisa (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kamagata; Eiji (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Remote activating device
Patent Number: 9,024,728

Inventors: Ishihara; Tomoyuki (Nara, JP)
Title: Image displaying method and image displaying apparatus
Patent Number: 9,024,852

Inventors: Ishii; Hiroyasu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Radiation imaging apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 9,025,726

Inventors: Ishii; Yorishige (Yamatotakada, JP), Iwaki; Tetsuo (Yamatokooriyama, JP), Tamura; Toshihiro (Nara, JP)
Title: Optical communication system
Patent Number: 7,218,813

Inventors: Ishikawa; Junzo (Kyoto, JP), Nicolaescu; Dan (Kyoto, JP), Gotoh; Yasuhito (Kyoto, JP), Sakai; Shigeki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Ion beam irradiating apparatus, and method of producing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,935,944

Inventors: Ishikawa; Kai (Tokyo, JP), Ando; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Okumura; Akitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Automatic interpreting system including a system for recognizing errors
Patent Number: 7,219,050

Inventors: Ishikawa; Nobuyuki (Hiroshima, JP), Shinmiya; Toyohisa (Hiroshima, JP), Suwa; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Endo; Shigeru (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: High strength steel plate
Patent Number: 7,935,197

Inventors: Ishikawa; Satoshi (Fukushima, JP)
Title: Original document reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,937,002

Inventors: Ishimoto; Kouichi (Daito, JP), Masaki; Yasuo (Daito, JP)
Title: Remote control system
Patent Number: 7,936,253

Inventors: Ishizaki; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method, computer, and computer program for speculatively optimizing code
Patent Number: 9,027,008

Inventors: Ismaili; Lhassane (Besancon, FR), Refouvelet; Bernard (Besancon, FR), Xicluna; Alain (Annoire, FR)
Title: Method for preparing 1,3,5-triaminobenzene and hydrolyzing it into high-purity phloroglucinal
Patent Number: 7,217,840

Inventors: Isoda; Hiroto (Yamanashi-ken, JP)
Title: Light emitting device provided with electrically conductive members having high thermal conductivity for thermal radiation
Patent Number: 7,218,041

Inventors: Itabashi; Akihisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,494

Inventors: Itahashi; Tamon (Ibaraki, JP), Kamikawa; Takashi (Nara, JP)
Title: Method for producing coupling compound
Patent Number: 7,217,677

Inventors: Ito; Chiharu (Kuwana, JP), Ishida; Hikaru (Kuwana, JP)
Title: Retainer made of synthetic resin for use in ball bearing and ball bearing
Patent Number: 9,022,662

Inventors: Ito; Takumi (Minato-ku, JP), Yoshida; Shousei (Minato-ku, JP), Kakura; Yoshikazu (Minato-ku, JP), Seki; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki-shi, JP), Kawai; Hiroyuki (Yokosuka-shi, JP), Higuchi; Kenichi (Yokohama-shi, JP), Sawahashi; Mamoru (Yokohama-shi, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system, receiving apparatus, modulating method for use therein, and program therefor
Patent Number: 7,936,838

Inventors: Ito; Tatsuo (Aichi-ken, JP), Kawashima; Daiichiro (Aichi-ken, JP), Takeda; Kazuo (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Injection molding method and injection molding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,935,293

Inventors: Ito; Wataru (Kodaira, JP), Ogura; Shinya (Kodaira, JP), Ueda; Hirotada (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Object detection method using an image-pickup device with easy detection masking region setting and object detection apparatus using the method
Patent Number: 7,215,827

Inventors: Ito; Wataru (Kodaira, JP), Ueda; Hirotada (Kokubunji, JP), Okada; Toshimichi (Zama, JP), Fujii; Miyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Intruding object detecting method and intruding object monitoring apparatus employing the method
Patent Number: 7,215,795

Inventors: Ito; Yuhki (Kiyosu, JP)
Title: Linear light source device and planar light source device
Patent Number: 9,022,633

Inventors: Ito; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Aisu; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Yukihide (Tokyo, JP)
Title: DRAM with super self-refresh and error correction for extended period between refresh operations
Patent Number: 7,216,198

Inventors: Itoh; Akihisa (Fukushima-ken, JP)
Title: Coordinate input device
Patent Number: 7,218,314

Inventors: Itoigawa; Keiichi (Tokyo, JP), Ogou; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Kurosawa; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Tamura; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Receiver and transmission and reception system
Patent Number: 9,025,701

Inventors: Iwano; Hirotaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for detecting position of lane marker, apparatus for detection position of lane marker and alarm apparatus for lane deviation
Patent Number: 7,218,207

Inventors: Iwasaki; Shingo (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Transmission apparatus, transmission method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 9,027,156

Inventors: Iwasaki; Tomio (Tsukuba, JP), Moriya; Hiroshi (Chiyoda, JP), Miura; Hideo (Koshigaya, JP), Ikeda; Shuji (Koganei, JP)
Title: Miniaturized semiconductor device with improved dielectric properties
Patent Number: 7,217,971

Inventors: Iwasaki; Yuki (Takasago, JP), Goto; Hiroshi (Takasago, JP), Kanamaru; Moriyoshi (Takasago, JP)
Title: Oxide sintered body and sputtering target
Patent Number: 9,023,746

Inventors: Iwase; Tomoyasu (Aichi-gun, JP), Goto; Katsutoshi (Okazaki, JP), Yamakage; Masahiro (Anjo, JP), Okano; Tokio (Toyota, JP), Deguchi; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Danno; Minoru (Yokohama, JP), Tanoura; Masazumi (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Masao (Kobe, JP), Fukada; Satoshi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Sensor unit in exhaust gas analyzer
Patent Number: 7,936,460

Inventors: Iwase; Yoshihiko (Yokohama, JP), Katayama; Akihiro (Zama, JP), Furukawa; Daisuke (Antibes, FR), Kitamura; Takeshi (Port Washington, NY)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method for correcting deformation in a tomographic image
Patent Number: 9,025,844

Inventors: Iwashiro; Kuniaki (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kojima; Tetsuo (Tokyo, JP), Katsura; Tomotaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Solid state laser and wavelength conversion laser
Patent Number: 7,936,804

Inventors: Iwatani; Kazuki (Susono, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,026,338

Inventors: Jaber; Talal K. (Austin, TX), Patil; Srinivas (Austin, TX), Thatcher; Larry E. (Austin, TX), Lin; Chih-Jen M. (Austin, TX), Sabbavarapu; Anil K. (Austin, TX), Wu; David M. (Austin, TX), Reddy; Madhukar K. (Austin, TX)
Title: Flexible scan architecture
Patent Number: 7,216,274

Inventors: Jackson; Robert A. (Moses Lake, WA)
Title: Exercise system
Patent Number: 7,935,032

Inventors: Jacobs; Lloyd E. (Green Bay, WI), Turriff; David E. (Green Bay, WI), Schabron; John F. (Laramie, WY), Sorini-Wong; Susan S. (Laramie, WY), Christy; Thomas M. (Salina, KS)
Title: Soil sampling system and method that allow headspace screening at spaced intervals without disturbing soil sample
Patent Number: 7,216,725

Inventors: Jacobsen; Jeffrey Jay (Hollister, CA)
Title: Apparatuses and methods for forming smart labels
Patent Number: 7,218,527

Inventors: Jactat; Caroline (Berkshire, GB), Roger; Vincent (Berkshire, GB), Vallee; Antoine (Berkshire, GB), Prasad; Anand Raghawa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Secure network connection allowing choice of a suitable security algorithm
Patent Number: 9,027,081

Inventors: Jagasia; Mohit Anand (Rowville, AU), Gilleo; Kevin Lyle (Ann Arbor, MI), Wright; Sean (Livonia, MI)
Title: Assist grip assemblies
Patent Number: 7,934,760

Inventors: Jakimov; Andreas (Munich, DE), Schneiderbanger; Stefan (Bergkirchen, DE), Hertter; Manuel (Munich, DE)
Title: Method for producing a plating of a vane tip and correspondingly produced vanes and gas turbines
Patent Number: 9,021,696

Inventors: Jamieson; Catriona Helen M. (Palo Alto, CA), Ailles; Laurie Elizabeth (Stanford, CA), Reya; Tannishtha (Mountain View, CA), Weissman; Irving L. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Methods of identifying and isolating stem cells and cancer stem cells
Patent Number: 7,217,568

Inventors: Jang; Hyun-Man (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Do-Woon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Ji-Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Superconducting power cable capable of quench detection and quench detection system using the same
Patent Number: 7,936,952

Inventors: Jang; Suk-Won (Yongin-shi, KR), Joung; Young-Chul (Suwon-shi, KR)
Title: Apparatus for trapping carbon nanotube and system and method for producing the carbon nanotube
Patent Number: 7,935,175

Inventors: Jang; Tae Su (Gwacheon, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device using an oxidation process to increase thickness of a gate insulation layer
Patent Number: 9,023,703

Inventors: Jang; Won Hyouk (Seoul, KR), Park; Jung Kurn (Seoul, KR), Ha; Myeong Ju (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyun (Seoul, KR), An; Jin Hong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling operation of direct methanol fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,935,448

Inventors: Jannard; James (Eastsound, WA), Saderholm; Davin (Mission Viejo, CA), Reyes; Carlos (Santa Margarita, CA), Baden; Colin (Irvine, CA), Bruns; Samner Lane (Annapolis, MD), Webb; Michael (Lake Forest, CA), Daniels; Eric Bernard (Dana Point, CA)
Title: Eyeglass with MP3 player
Patent Number: 7,216,973

Inventors: Jansen; Patrick L. (Scotia, NY), Carl, Jr.; Ralph James (Clifton Park, NY), Ciszak; Robert J. (Fairview, PA), Lopez; Fulton J. (Clifton Park, NY), Gadre; Aniruddha D. (Rexford, NY)
Title: Integrated medium-speed geared drive train
Patent Number: 7,935,020

Inventors: Janus; Scott R. (Rocklin, CA)
Title: Burst transfer register arrangement
Patent Number: 7,219,170

Inventors: Jauette; Glen Alan (Tucson, AZ), Greco; Paul Merrill (Tucson, AZ), Karp; James Mitchell (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Writing synchronized data to magnetic tape
Patent Number: 7,218,468

Inventors: Jaussi; James E. (Hillsboro, OR), Casper; Bryan K. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Electrostatic discharge protection unit including equalization
Patent Number: 7,218,491

Inventors: Jeddeloh; Joseph M. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Memory hub and method for memory system performance monitoring
Patent Number: 7,216,196

Inventors: Jenkins; Keith A. (Sleepy Hollow, NY), Polonsky; Stanislav (Putnam Valley, NY)
Title: Integrated CMOS spectrum analyzer for on-chip diagnostics using digital autocorrelation of coarsely quantized signals
Patent Number: 7,218,091

Inventors: Jeon; Keum Soo (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Lee; Min Su (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Kang; Sung Ho (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Kim; Yong Wook (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Park; In Su (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Optical waveguide having curved reflecting mirror surface and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,218,825

Inventors: Jeon; Young Min (Ansan-si, KR), Lee; Chang Hyung (Gyeongsangnam-do, KR), Park; Jeong Gyu (Siheung-si, KR), Nam; Sang Jin (Anyang-si, KR), Min; Hyo Jin (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Joon Woo (Siheung-si, KR), Lim; Il Ji (Seoul, KR)
Title: Naphthalene derivative, organic material including the same, and organic electroluminescent device including the same
Patent Number: 9,024,304

Inventors: Jeong; Ha Woong (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kwon; Kyoung Soo (Gyunggi-do, KR), Go; Chae Dong (Gyunggi-do, KR), Park; Deuk Hee (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Photodiode cell structure of photodiode integrated circuit for optical pickup and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,936,038

Inventors: Jeong; Jin-hee (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jae-hyon (Suwon, KR)
Title: Equalizer for a VSB receiver enabling equalizations using segment synchronization information
Patent Number: 7,218,671

Inventors: Jeong; Jin-Wook (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Printing method and apparatus using shuttle thermal print head
Patent Number: 7,936,365

Inventors: Jian; Qing-Long (Shenzhen, CN), Liang; Pei-Jun (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Load-adaptive power generator for driving a load device
Patent Number: 9,024,608

Inventors: Jiang; Nan (Stanford, CA), Dally; William J. (Stanford, CA)
Title: Speculative reservation for routing networks
Patent Number: 9,025,456

Inventors: Jiang; Zemin (Cookeville, TN)
Title: Filter cartridge
Patent Number: 7,935,255

Inventors: Jiang; Zhaoguo (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Display method, display device and display apparatus
Patent Number: 9,025,105

Inventors: Jin; Jeremy (Pella, IA), Rempe; Scott (Pella, IA)
Title: Common interface architecture for horizontal directional drilling machines and walk-over guidance systems
Patent Number: 7,218,244

Inventors: Jinno; Tomoya (Nishio, JP), Shimizu; Tetsuya (Anjo, JP), Ishikawa; Kazunori (Toyota, JP)
Title: Hydraulic pressure control device
Patent Number: 9,022,191

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: 7,935,681

Inventors: Johlic; Marc K. (Seminole, FL), LaHart; Andrew J. (Arnold, MD), Olsson; Emi K. (Germantown, NY)
Title: Resizing objects in regions of virtual universes
Patent Number: 9,024,977

Inventors: John; Hendrik (Celle, DE)
Title: Diamond tape coating and methods of making and using same
Patent Number: 7,217,180

Inventors: Johnson; Diane (Oak Ridge, NJ), Kokai; Steven (Long Valley, NJ)
Title: Open-ended fishing rig keeper and method
Patent Number: 7,216,454

Inventors: Johnson; Donald B. (Manassas, VA)
Title: Key validation scheme
Patent Number: 7,215,773

Inventors: Johnson; James M. (Waterford, IE)
Title: System and method for providing direct web access to controllers in a process control environment
Patent Number: 7,216,007

Inventors: Johnson; Jeffrey B. (Essex Junction, VT), Martin, Jr.; Bartholomew (Staatsburg, NY)
Title: Incorporation of uncertainty information in modeling a characteristic of a device
Patent Number: 7,216,313

Inventors: Jones; Christopher Anthony (New South Wales, AU)
Title: Agricultural apparatus
Patent Number: 7,216,596

Inventors: Jones; Dan (Valley Mills, TX)
Title: Valve actuator
Patent Number: 7,216,845

Inventors: Jones; Gary (Halifax, GB)
Title: Radiators
Patent Number: 9,022,299

Inventors: Jones; Theodore L (Akron, PA)
Title: Connect/disconnect mechanism for a surveillance camera head
Patent Number: 7,217,045

Inventors: Joshi; Rajiv V. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Wachnik; Richard Andre (Mount Kisco, NY), Tan; Yue (Fishkill, NY), Bernstein; Kerry (Underhill, VT)
Title: SRAM memories and microprocessors having logic portions implemented in high-performance silicon substrates and SRAM array portions having field effect transistors with linked bodies and method for making same
Patent Number: 7,217,978

Inventors: Joshi; Shridhar P. (Naperville, IL), Locke; David K. (Chicago, IL), Raneses; Marc A. (Elk Grove Village, IL)
Title: Gaming machine with visual and audio indicia changed over time
Patent Number: 7,934,989

Inventors: Joshi; Shrikant Mukund (Williamsville, NY), Bhatti; Mohinder Singh (Amherst, NY), Reyzin; Ilya (Williamsville, NY)
Title: Integrated liquid cooling unit for computers
Patent Number: 7,934,540

Inventors: Joshi; Swati Pramod (Maharashtra, IN), Kulkarni; Roshan Rajan (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Pimarane diterpenes from Anisochilus verticillatus
Patent Number: 9,024,043

Inventors: Ju; Sang Gyu (441-2 Ahmsa-dong, Kangdong-ku, Seoul, KR)
Title: Passive sound telemetry system and method and operating toy using the same
Patent Number: 7,215,785

Inventors: Jun; Martin B. G. (Victoria, CA), Goo; Chan-Seo (Victoria, CA)
Title: Probing system for measurement of micro-scale objects
Patent Number: 9,021,881

Inventors: Juneau; Roger P. (Destrehan, LA), Creel; Lynn P. (Kenner, LA), Desporte; Edward J. (Covington, LA), Major; Michael (Mandeville, LA), Siegle; Gregory R. (Kenner, LA), Kinler; Kelly M. (Luling, LA)
Title: Method of manufacturing a soft hearing aid
Patent Number: 7,217,335

Inventors: Jung; Dae-Yoon (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Jeoung-Gwen (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Mi-Sook (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Backlight assembly with improved strength and display device having the same
Patent Number: 7,217,027

Inventors: Jung; Sungho (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Jieun (Gwangmyeong-si, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and method of managing object related information therein
Patent Number: 9,026,940

Inventors: Jungel-Schmid; Johannes (Vienna, AT), Tochev; Dimitre (Vienna, AT), Tochev; Ivan (Vienna, AT)
Title: Ambient lighting system
Patent Number: 7,217,002

Inventors: Junod; Florent (Veigy Foncenex, FR), Vuichard; Philippe (Dingy en Vuache, FR)
Title: Volumetric pump and its driving mechanism
Patent Number: 9,022,755

Inventors: Juri; Keiichiro (Hyogo, JP), Yasunaga; Hideaki (Osaka, JP), Nozaki; Chiyoshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Developing roller, and developing device, process cartridge and image forming method and apparatus using the developing roller
Patent Number: 9,026,015

Inventors: Kaariainen; Vesa (Mikkeli, FI), Niskanen; Mika (Mikkeli, FI)
Title: Flasher for fishing
Patent Number: 7,216,456

Inventors: Kaeb; Todd (Loda, IL)
Title: Self-leveling drip catcher for fluid containers
Patent Number: 7,216,778

Inventors: Kaesler; Arthur (Martinsville, NJ)
Title: Method of manufacturing heating mat assembly
Patent Number: 7,935,911

Inventors: Kagaya; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Takeshima; Hidehiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 7,935,576

Inventors: Kagle; Jonathan C. (Redmond, WA), Odinak; Gilad (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for synchronizing multiple versions of digital data
Patent Number: 7,216,289

Inventors: Kaisare; Sudesh Kumar (Maharashtra, IN), Kale; Suresh Raghunath (Maharashtra, IN), Jain; Ritesh Kumar (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Vehicle bonnet structure for pedestrian protection
Patent Number: 9,022,161

Inventors: Kaito; Tsuyoshi (Kyoto, JP), Tanigawa; Futoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Arai; Naoto (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Lithium ion secondary battery
Patent Number: 7,935,445

Inventors: Kalgutkar; Rajdeep S. (Woodbury, MN), McClure; Donald J. (Siren, WI), Perez; Mario A. (Burnsville, MN)
Title: Water-soluble polymeric substrate having metallic nanoparticle coating
Patent Number: 7,935,540

Inventors: Kalinsky; Stuart (New York, NY)
Title: Footwear hanger assembly
Patent Number: 9,022,235

Inventors: Kamata; Shuji (Ishikawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,024,430

Inventors: Kamata; Tatsuo (Kyoto, JP), Izumizawa; Yuji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method of effecting lysis of acid-fast bacteria and method of performing gene amplification or detection therewith
Patent Number: 7,935,483

Inventors: Kameda; Seiichiro (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image heating apparatus and image forming apparatus having plurality of image forming or conveying modes corresponding to the grain direction of a sheet
Patent Number: 9,025,982

Inventors: Kamenetsky; Mark L. (Truckee, CA), Okino; Lois M. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods for initiating telephone communications using a telephone number extracted from user-highlighted content on a computer
Patent Number: 7,218,629

Inventors: Kamijo; Kimitaka (Tottori, JP), Takizawa; Keiji (Azumino, JP), Uehara; Toshinori (Tottori, JP), Nakano; Tomoyuki (Tottori, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,936,423

Inventors: Kamijo; Koichi (Matsumoto, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Suwa, JP)
Title: Transfer device and image forming apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 7,937,016

Inventors: Kamphenkel; Oliver (Lehrte, DE), Brune; Thomas (Hannover, DE), Drexler; Michael (Gehrden, DE), Abeling; Stefan (Schwarmstedt, DE)
Title: Storing/reading several data streams into/from an array of memories
Patent Number: 9,026,722

Inventors: Kanada; Yasusi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Voice communication terminal, media server, and method for control of locking voice communication
Patent Number: 7,936,864

Inventors: Kanda; Shinji (Kawasaki, JP), Murase; Yuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Iwashita; Sumihisa (Kawasaki, JP), Shimizu; Katsutoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sawasaki; Naoyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Okabayashi; Keiju (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Robot
Patent Number: 7,218,994

Inventors: Kane; Steven N. (Brookline, MA), Hardy; Dow (Marlborough, MA), Herrmann; Mark E. (Wellesley, MA), LaRocca; Paul (Westport, CT), Sabet; Bijan (Sudbury, MA), Yanowitz; Jason (Amherst, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for redeeming keno tickets
Patent Number: 7,934,986

Inventors: Kaneda; Masaki (Machida, JP), Ueno; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Akiyoshi; Hiromi (Machida, JP)
Title: Guidance route search device, navigation device, and method of searching guidance route
Patent Number: 7,937,214

Inventors: Kaneko; Masami (Ichihara, JP), Ono; Kazuo (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Clathrate, curing agent, cure accelerator, epoxy resin composition, and epoxy resin composition for encapsulation of semiconductor
Patent Number: 9,023,956

Inventors: Kaneko; Masamichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Packaging container, and pouring plug fitted thereto
Patent Number: 7,934,637

Inventors: Kaneko; Saichirou (Yokosuka, JP), Hoshi; Masakatsu (Yokohama, JP), Throngnumchai; Kraisorn (Yokohama, JP), Hayashi; Tetsuya (Yokosuka, JP), Tanaka; Hideaki (Yokosuka, JP), Mihara; Teruyoshi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Insulated gate tunnel-injection device having heterojunction and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,217,950

Inventors: Kanematsu; Toshihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ohgaki; Masaru (Kanagawa, JP), Aoki; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Ohshima; Hisayoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Seno; Shinya (Kanagawa, JP), Masuzawa; Masahiro (Chiba, JP)
Title: Display element, image display device, and image display system
Patent Number: 7,936,498

Inventors: Kang; Heon-Chan (Busan, KR), Kong; Kyoung-Rok (Busan, KR)
Title: Method for separation of construction waste
Patent Number: 7,934,599

Inventors: Kang; Myung Ho (Busan, KR)
Title: Dishwasher
Patent Number: 7,216,654

Inventors: Kang; Myung Sam (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing printed circuit board having buried solder bump
Patent Number: 9,021,690

Inventors: Kang; Yimin (San Jose, CA), Huang; Zhihong Connie (Santa Clara, CA), Liu; Han-Din Dean (San Jose, CA), Saado; Yuval (Qiriyat Gat, IL), Na; Yun-Chung Neil (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Waveguide avalanche photodetectors
Patent Number: 9,024,402

Inventors: Kangas; Martti Y. O. (Atlanta, GA), Kangas; Marjatta F. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Apparatus for paper making and paper surface enhancement
Patent Number: 7,217,342

Inventors: Kanjirathinkal; Rose Catherine (Calicut, IN), Merugu; Srujana (Harayana, IN), Singh; Amit K. (Ghatkopar, IN), Visweswariah; Karthik (Bangalore, IN)
Title: User interface for managing questions and answers across multiple social media data sources
Patent Number: 9,026,916

Inventors: Kapaj; Nuredin (Udine, IT), Bassarutti; Alfredo (Cargnacco, IT), Zamo'; Giampietro (Udine, IT), Poloni; Alfredo (Fogliano Redipuglia, IT)
Title: Strip temperature regulating device in a continuous metal strip casting plant
Patent Number: 7,216,693

Inventors: Kapellen; Mark (Vondelingenplaat, NL), Van Den Berg; Bart (Vondelingenplaat, NL), Muppa; Prasad (Vondelingenplaat, NL), Haesakkers; Paul (Vondelingenplaat, NL)
Title: Apparatus and methods to preserve catalyst activity in an epoxidation process
Patent Number: 9,024,048

Inventors: Karasawa; Katsumi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Focus detecting apparatus, lens apparatus including the same, image pickup apparatus, and method of detecting defocus amount
Patent Number: 9,025,075

Inventors: Karim; Faraydon O. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Octagonal interconnection network for linking processing nodes on an SOC device and method of operating same
Patent Number: 7,218,616

Inventors: Karr; Lawrence J. (Santa Monica, CA), Murphy; Kevin C. (Los Angeles, CA), DeRocco; Paul D. (Pacific Palisades, CA)
Title: Anti-tamper cargo container locator system
Patent Number: 7,936,271

Inventors: Karthaus; Udo (Neu-Ulm, DE)
Title: Method and circuit for driving a switch-mode amplifier array
Patent Number: 9,024,687

Inventors: Kasako; Naohisa (Odawara, JP)
Title: Data processing system having a plurality of storage systems
Patent Number: 7,216,209

Inventors: Kashyap; Vivek (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Enhancement of end-to-end network QoS
Patent Number: 7,936,772

Inventors: Kasumi; Kazuyuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Load-lock technique
Patent Number: 7,218,382

Inventors: Katagiri; Toru (Kawasaki, JP), Naito; Takao (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Node device for transfering supervisory control information in photonic network
Patent Number: 7,936,749

Inventors: Kato; Atsushi (Aichi, JP), Tsuta; Shigeji (Aichi, JP), Horibe; Hirohide (Aichi, JP)
Title: Fuel production method, fuel production apparatus, and fuel oil
Patent Number: 9,023,120

Inventors: Kato; Hideaki (Kiyosu, JP)
Title: Light-emitting module having connection member to press for direct electrical contact
Patent Number: 9,024,514

Inventors: Kato; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Buffering apparatus and buffering method
Patent Number: 7,216,185

Inventors: Kato; Yoshitaka (Nagaokakyo, JP), Mori; Akira (Nagaokakyo, JP), Narita; Makoto (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Oscillation type inertia force sensor
Patent Number: 9,021,879

Inventors: Kato; Yoshitsugu (Osaka, JP), Funato; Hirohito (Utsunomiya, JP), Forrai; Alexandru (Amagasaki, JP)
Title: Battery state diagnosing device and battery state diagnosing method
Patent Number: 7,216,044

Inventors: Katpelly; Ravi Reddy (Cary, NC), Curtis; Scott (Durham, NC), Kandekar; Kunal (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: Systems and methods for associating contextual information and a contact entry with a communication originating from a geographic location
Patent Number: 9,026,131

Inventors: Katsumura; Hikoichi (Hirakata, JP), Yamashita; Saiji (Hirakata, JP), Ishii; Satoshi (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Shredder with oscillating side walls
Patent Number: 7,216,824

Inventors: Katta; Noboru (Itami, JP), Mizuguchi; Yuji (Hirakata, JP), Sakai; Takahisa (Amagasaki, JP), Kawada; Hirotsugu (Sakai, JP), Kurosaki; Toshihiko (Kobe, JP)
Title: Digital data transmitter
Patent Number: 7,218,678

Inventors: Kaviani; Ray (Woodland Hills, CA), Bavarian; Behzad (Northridge, CA)
Title: Air-cushioned shorts for cycling
Patent Number: 9,021,618

Inventors: Kawaba; Motoyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Code conversion method, apparatus, storage medium and request remaining time response method
Patent Number: 9,026,988

Inventors: Kawabata; Minoru (Osaka, JP)
Title: Communication system using directional control of electomagnetic wave power transmission
Patent Number: 7,936,095

Inventors: Kawaguchi; Takahiro (Shiga, JP), Miwa; Shinkichi (Shiga, JP)
Title: Alkali-free glass
Patent Number: 9,023,744

Inventors: Kawaguchi; Toshihiro (Nara, JP), Fukuda; Toshirou (Nara, JP), Takahashi; Yuzuru (Kashiwara, JP)
Title: Double row ball bearing
Patent Number: 7,934,871

Inventors: Kawai; Hideaki (Mukoh, JP)
Title: Developing unit with gripper that covers developer filling opening
Patent Number: 7,215,906

Inventors: Kawai; Mitsuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Hayato (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Angle adjusting device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,937,012

Inventors: Kawamura; Daisuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Resist material for imprinting, pattern formation method, and imprinting apparatus
Patent Number: 9,023,432

Inventors: Kawamura; Teruo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Transmitter, receiver and radio communication method
Patent Number: 9,025,561

Inventors: Kawamura; Tomoto (Tokyo, JP), Ohnishi; Kunikazu (Yokosuka, JP), Inoue; Masayuki (Yokohama, JP), Izumi; Katsuhiko (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Photodetector, diffraction grating, optical pickup and optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,658

Inventors: Kawanami; Yasuhiko (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Power converter
Patent Number: 9,025,341

Inventors: Kawasaki; Ritsuko (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Setsuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Laser irradiation method and method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,217,605

Inventors: Kawazoe; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kawamura; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Server device, communication method, and program product for processing the transfer of screen changes
Patent Number: 9,026,584

Inventors: Kay; Ronald J. (Barrington, IL)
Title: Safety handrail apparatus and manufacturing methods
Patent Number: 7,934,701

Inventors: Kaye; Stephen T. (Raleigh, NC), Potuluri; Prasant (Raleigh, NC), Brady; David J. (Durham, NC), Fuller; Michael (Chapel Hill, NC), Sullivan; Michael E. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Rapid pharmaceutical identification and verification system
Patent Number: 7,218,395

Inventors: Kazawa; Tohru (Kokubunji, JP), Ohira; Masaki (Yokohama, JP), Yajima; Yusuke (Fujisawa, JP), Tsuchiya; Akihiko (Yokohama, JP), Morita; Yoshinobu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Apparatus of adjusting optical signal transmission timing
Patent Number: 7,936,992

Inventors: Keating; Michael J. (Hardwick, NJ), Lamond; Donald R. (Haworth, NJ), Faust; Ronald F. (Cross Plains, WI), Giles; Thomas E. (Orfordville, WI), Dorsey; Albert H. (Ocean Grove, NJ)
Title: Spout with a valve for dispensing liquor from a bottle
Patent Number: 9,022,257

Inventors: Kelkar; Amol S. (Redmond, WA), O'Connor; Brian G. (Seattle, WA), Rivers-Moore; Jonathan E. (Bellevue, WA), Sikchi; Prakash (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Structural editing operations for network forms
Patent Number: 7,937,651

Inventors: Keller; Klaus (Lorch, DE)
Title: Method for the production of a piston for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,021,695

Inventors: Keller; Philip (Fremont, CA), Nayler; Colin (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Self-calibration procedure in physical layer transceiver for home telephone wire network
Patent Number: 7,215,763

Inventors: Keller; Robert D. (Davisburg, MI), Boychuk; Robert J. (Sterling Heights, MI)
Title: Dual variable valve solenoid module
Patent Number: 9,022,067

Inventors: Kelly; Emily (Torrance, CA)
Title: Compact styling head
Patent Number: 7,934,974

Inventors: Kendall; James W. (Stevensville, MI), McCoy; Richard A. (Stevensville, MI), Viswanathan; Ameresh (Saint Joseph, MI), Knight; John M. (Saint Joseph, MI), Moes; Christopher S. (Stevensville, MI), Weinkauf; David A. (Coloma, MI)
Title: System for mounting a device to a host
Patent Number: 7,934,958

Inventors: Kenji; Umehara (Tokyo, JP), Choi; Jae-Geol (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jeong-Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Tape feeder and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,217,075

Inventors: Kesavan; Vijay Sarathi (Hillsboro, OR), Sood; Kapil (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Device, system, and method of wireless network selection and handover
Patent Number: 7,936,708

Inventors: Khajepour; Amir (Waterloo, CA), Morris; Kirsten (Guelph, CA), Behjat; Sara (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Micro-positioning device
Patent Number: 7,218,035

Inventors: Khandros; Igor Y. (Orinda, CA), Eldridge; Benjamin N. (Danville, CA), Sporck; A. Nicholas (Saratoga, CA), Miller; Charles A. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Wireless test system
Patent Number: 7,218,094

Inventors: Khojasteh; Mahmoud (Poughkeepsie, NY), Varanasi; Pushkara Rao (Poughkeepsie, NY), Li; Wenjie (Poughkeepsie, NY), Chen; Kuang-Jung J (Poughkeepsie, NY), Patel; Kaushal S. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Fluorinated photoresist materials with improved etch resistant properties
Patent Number: 7,217,496

Inventors: Khor; Chin-Siong (Taipei, TW)
Title: Key structure of keyboard
Patent Number: 9,024,217

Inventors: Kibune; Masaya (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaguchi; Hisakatsu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: AD converter, data receiver and data reception method
Patent Number: 7,936,296

Inventors: Kiesel; Peter (Palo Alto, CA), Schmidt; Oliver (Palo Alto, CA), Bassler; Michael (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Containing analyte in optical cavity structures
Patent Number: 7,936,463

Inventors: Kikushima; Masayuki (Ina-shi, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric resonator element, piezoelectric resonator, and acceleration sensor
Patent Number: 7,936,115

Inventors: Kim; Beom Joon (Seoul, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Yong Ho (Bucheon-si, KR), Kwak; Yong Won (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Ki Hyoung (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method of updating channel information by a mobile station that is in power saving mode
Patent Number: 7,937,100

Inventors: Kim; Bong Chul (Daegu-di, KR), Seo; Hyeon Jin (Gumsi-si, KR), Kwon; Dhang (Daejeon-si, KR), Cho; Hang Sup (Gumi-si, KR), Kim; Ho Su (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,936,434

Inventors: Kim; Byung-Jin (Kyunggido, KR), Kang; Ki-Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for creating defect management information in an recording medium, and apparatus and medium based on said method
Patent Number: 7,219,277

Inventors: Kim; Do Won (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Gyungock (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Optical coupling devices and silicon photonics chips having the same
Patent Number: 9,025,920

Inventors: Kim; Hak Seong (Anyang-si, KR), Seo; Han Byul (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Ki Jun (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for transmitting signals in a communication system including a relay station
Patent Number: 9,025,515

Inventors: Kim; Hak Seong (Anyang-si, KR), Seo; Han Byul (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Ki Jun (Anyang-si, KR), Ahn; Joon Kui (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: ACK/NACK transmission method and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 9,025,542

Inventors: Kim; Hong Chul (Ahnsan, KR)
Title: Aligning method under electric field for ferroelectric liquid crystal and liquid crystal display using the same
Patent Number: 7,218,303

Inventors: Kim; Hyunjun (Chandler, AZ), Kim; Joong-Ho (Phoenix, AZ), Han; Dong-Ho (Phoenix, AZ), He; Jiangqi (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Transmission line impedance matching
Patent Number: 7,218,183

Inventors: Kim; Jae Hun (Suwon, KR), Hong; Sang Su (Suwon, KR), Lee; Jin Uk (Suwon, KR)
Title: Touch panel and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,024,898

Inventors: Kim; Jae Kyung (Kyungki-do, KR), Lee; Byoung Soo (Kyungki-do, KR), Lee; Chi Sung (Kyungki-do, KR), Choi; Jun Kun (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Disk-chucking apparatus for disk drives
Patent Number: 7,216,355

Inventors: Kim; Jae Man (Gwangju, KR), Ro; Eui Chul (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Kit and method for quantitatively detecting multiple pathogenic microorganisms without gene amplification
Patent Number: 7,935,486

Inventors: Kim; Ju-Yong (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Zin (Suwon-si, KR), Son; In-Hyuk (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Reformer for a fuel cell system, reaction substrate therefor, and manufacturing method for a reaction substrate
Patent Number: 7,935,315

Inventors: Kim; Ju-Yong (Yongin-si, KR), Chung; Byung-Joo (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Tae-Yoon (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Unit thermionic electric converter and thermoelectric converter system
Patent Number: 9,023,495

Inventors: Kim; Kang Tae (Changwon, KR), Kosaka; Hideo (Onomichi, JP), Uchida; Yasushi (Onomichi, JP)
Title: Operator cab for heavy equipment
Patent Number: 7,934,767

Inventors: Kim; Kun-soo (Seoul, KR), Seong; Pyong-yong (Seoul, KR), Park; Sun-mook (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Optical pickup using two-wavelength light source module
Patent Number: 7,218,598

Inventors: Kim; Kwan-Su (Seoul, KR), Chae; Cheol-Joo (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Jae-Min (Seoul, KR), Suh; Jeong-Dae (Daejeon, KR), Chung; Myung-Ae (Daejeon, KR), Song; Ki-Bong (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method for early diagnosis of alzheimer'S disease using phototransistor
Patent Number: 9,023,607

Inventors: Kim; Pan Soo (Daejeon, KR), Oh; Deock Gil (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Modulation and demodulation method for satellite communication using widespread signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)
Patent Number: 9,025,639

Inventors: Kim; Sangwook (Austin, TX), Adhikari; Dhananjay (Austin, TX), Yoaz; Adi (Austin, TX)
Title: Reconfigurable trace cache
Patent Number: 7,219,207

Inventors: Kim; Se-Hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Erasing method of non-volatile memory device
Patent Number: 9,025,389

Inventors: Kim; Soeng-Hun (Suwon-si, KR), Van Lieshout; Gert Jan (Staines, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for handover in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 9,025,564

Inventors: Kim; Tae-Yoon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Doo-Sik (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Hyung-Joo (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR), Kim; Yang-Soon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Therapeutic use of CPG oligodeoxynucleotide for skin disease
Patent Number: 7,935,678

Inventors: Kim; Won-sun (Suwon-si, KR), Chi; Sung-min (Hwaseong-si, KR), Hah; Jung-hwan (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Kyoung-seon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: DNA chip, DNA chip kit, and method of manufacturing the DNA chip
Patent Number: 7,935,519

Inventors: Kim; Yang Su (Daejeon, KR), Koo; Han Seung (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Jae Ho (Daejeon, KR), Ra; Sang Jung (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Dong Joon (Daejeon, KR), Hur; Nam Ho (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for inserting broadcast program by detecting available channel over hybrid fiber coax network or optical cable network
Patent Number: 9,027,071

Inventors: Kim; Young Gon (San Jose, CA), Chang; Jae Joon (San Jose, CA), Lee; Myunghee (San Jose, CA)
Title: Eye diagram improving method for laser transmitter
Patent Number: 7,218,654

Inventors: Kim; Young-min (Suwon-si, KR), Ahn; Byung-sun (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Sang-cheol (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Image forming apparatus having subsidiary charge roller
Patent Number: 7,215,911

Inventors: Kimura; Gaku (Kawasaki, JP), Ishioka; Yuzuru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method of effecting protection control in communication network and RPR apparatus
Patent Number: 7,219,147

Inventors: Kimura; Hiroshi (San Jose, CA), Narayan; Ram Surya (San Jose, CA), Sinha; Ashutosh K. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Low-voltage active inductor
Patent Number: 9,024,710

Inventors: Kimura; Kaori (Tokyo, JP), Sakurai; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kikitsu; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Kamata; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Shirotori; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Hieda; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Substrate for magnetic recording medium, magnetic recording medium, and magnetic recording and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,537

Inventors: Kimura; Naoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Anti-cancer agent comprising anti-HB-EGF antibody as active ingredient
Patent Number: 9,023,993

Inventors: Kimura; Shunji (Chiba, JP), Yoshida; Tomoaki (Chiba, JP), Kitahara; Koji (Zama, JP), Takada; Hiroshi (Mito, JP)
Title: Automatic bit rate control circuit
Patent Number: 7,936,842

Inventors: Kimura; Takaaki (Hiratsuka, JP), Sugimoto; Yukihiko (Kamakura, JP), Kawai; Ryou (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Insulator, and stator and motor provided with same
Patent Number: 9,024,500

Inventors: Kinouchi; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Takagi; Osamu (Chofu, JP), Tsueda; Yoshinori (Fuji, JP), Sone; Toshihiro (Fujieda, JP)
Title: Fixing apparatus using induction heating
Patent Number: 7,215,919

Inventors: Kiss; Gabor (Szamosszeg, HU), Kiss; Janos (Szamosszeg, HU), Sztancsik Ambrusne Kovacs; Katalin (Szarvas, HU), Bernath; Georgina (Budapest, HU)
Title: Procedure for the specific isolation of total DNA content of bacterial germs and a kit for this purpose
Patent Number: 9,024,008

Inventors: Kitabayashi; Masashi (Horigane-mura, JP)
Title: Optical device and projector
Patent Number: 7,216,988

Inventors: Kitano; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Hideshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kuroiwa; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Hirata; Kiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ohki; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP), Karasawa; Nobuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Takizawa; Ritsuo (Tokyo, JP), Yamashita; Mitsuru (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Mitsuru (Kanagawa, JP), Kokubun; Katsunori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device and method for manufacturing thereof as well as driving method of solid-state imaging device
Patent Number: 7,935,563

Inventors: Kitazumi; Gontaro (Tokyo, JP), Ohyama; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Nagamura; Shin-ichi (Inagi, JP)
Title: Infrared communication adapter
Patent Number: 7,218,953

Inventors: Kivela; Pasi (Lempaala, FI), Kuikka; Mikko (Jyvaskyla, FI)
Title: Method and system for collecting counter data in a network element
Patent Number: 7,937,459

Inventors: Klaiber; Alexander C. (Mountain View, CA), Greske; Michael Shawn (Fremont, CA), Gao; Hongwen (Union City, CA)
Title: System, processor, and method for incremental state save/restore on world switch in a virtual machine environment
Patent Number: 7,937,700

Inventors: Klein; Rita J. (Boise, ID), Collins; Dale W. (Boise, ID), Morgan; Paul (Kuna, ID), Greeley; Joseph N. (Boise, ID), Sinha; Nishant (Boise, ID)
Title: Method of selectively removing conductive material
Patent Number: 7,935,242

Inventors: Klemen; Donald (Carmel, IN), Schmidt; Michael R. (Carmel, IN), Conlon; Brendan M. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Two mode electrically variable transmission with equal forward and reverse input-split modal performance
Patent Number: 7,217,211

Inventors: Kleppin; Mark (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Saddlebag tray
Patent Number: 9,022,266

Inventors: Kleveland; Bendik (Santa Clara, CA), Ilkbahar; Alper (San Jose, CA), Scheuerlein; Roy E. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Memory device and method for redundancy/self-repair
Patent Number: 7,219,271

Inventors: Klinghult; Gunnar (Lund, SE), Kleverman; Mats (Helsingborg, SE)
Title: Graphical display
Patent Number: 7,937,113

Inventors: Klosterman; Brian Lee (San Ramon, CA), Schein; Steven (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Information system
Patent Number: 9,027,058

Inventors: Knaup; Gunter (Bruchkobel, DE), Latinovic; Milan (Nidda, DE)
Title: Process for the preparation of 2-azabicyclo[3.3.0]octane-3-carboxylic Acid Derivatives
Patent Number: 7,935,831

Inventors: Knepper; Tory Herald (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Educational medium for teaching children to interact with and recognize objects
Patent Number: 7,217,132

Inventors: Knoefler; Roman (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Method for fabricating memory components
Patent Number: 7,217,619

Inventors: Knoll; L. Dean (Brentwood, TN)
Title: Methods and implants for treating urinary incontinence
Patent Number: 9,022,922

Inventors: Knoplioch; Jerome (Paris, FR), Imai; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Higher-order moment-based image projection method and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,765

Inventors: Knott; Benjamin Anthony (Round Rock, TX), Joseph; Kurt M. (Austin, TX), Bushey; Robert R. (Cedar Park, TX), Martin; John Mills (Austin, TX)
Title: Announcement system and method of use
Patent Number: 7,936,861

Inventors: Knut; Meyer (Wilmington, DE), Flint; Dennis (Newark, DE), Vitanen; Paul V. (West Chester, DE)
Title: High level production of arbutin in green plants and microbes
Patent Number: 7,217,810

Inventors: Ko; Albert I. (Bahia, BR), Reis; Mitermayer Galvao (Bahia, BR), Rosa Croda; Julio Henrique (Bahia, BR), Siqueira; Isadora Cristina (Bahia, BR), Haake; David A. (Los Angeles, CA), Matsunaga; James (Los Angeles, CA), Riley; Lee W. (Berkeley, CA), Barocchi; Michele (Florence, IT), Young; Tracy Ann (Oakland, CA)
Title: Proteins with repetitive Bacterial-Ig-like (Big) domains present in Leptospira species
Patent Number: 7,935,357

Inventors: Ko; Hyun Soo (Anyang-si, KR), Chung; Jae Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Han; Seung Hee (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Moon Il (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for the efficient transmission of control information for supporting uplink transmission using multiple antennas
Patent Number: 9,025,547

Inventors: Ko; Hyun Soo (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Moon Il (Anyang-si, KR), Chung; Jae Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; So Yeon (Anyang-si, KR), Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting CQI in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,025,473

Inventors: Ko; Jung Sug (Seoul, KR), Baek; Sang Yun (Seongnam-si, KR), Ahn; Cheol Woong (Seoul, KR), Yu; Jae Gil (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Un Jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Optical disc drive configured to discharge static electricity
Patent Number: 9,027,040

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Hongu; Akinori (Fujisawa, JP), Takeyama; Norio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Apparatus for environmental impact estimation and method and program stored in a computer readable medium for executing the same
Patent Number: 7,219,042

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Ebara; Joh (Kamakura, JP), Ehara; Yasuhisa (Kamakura, JP), Amanai; Kouji (Yokohama, JP), Handa; Seiichi (Tokyo, JP), Matsuda; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Uchida; Toshiyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Funamoto; Noriaki (Tokyo, JP), Sugiyama; Keisuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method of effectively detecting a speed deviation pattern of the image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,937,007

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masaaki (Chuo-ku, JP), Monden; Atsushi (Chuo-ku, JP), Handa; Tokuhiko (Chuo-ku, JP)
Title: Electrolytic capacitor and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,218,506

Inventors: Kobayashi; Mitsunori (Fujisawa, JP), Kikuchi; Makoto (Hitachinaka, JP), Rokuta; Shigehisa (Mito, JP)
Title: Pan/tilt/zoom surveillance system and method for dynamically adjusting a user defined image picture mask
Patent Number: 7,218,342

Inventors: Kobayashi; Nobukiyo (Natori, JP), Shirakawa; Kiwamu (Sendai, JP), Kaneta; Yasushi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Methods for manufacturing a thin film magnetic sensor
Patent Number: 7,218,103

Inventors: Kobayashi; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and its control method for managing distributed processing of at least one of the device information and operation states
Patent Number: 7,936,466

Inventors: Koch; Hubert (Monchengladbach, DE)
Title: Gas or heat detector, gas or heat generator, smoke gas generator, and method for the testing of a gas detector or a heat detector and method for the testing of a smoke gas detector
Patent Number: 7,934,411

Inventors: Kochi; Shinichiro (Tokyo, JP), Fujimaki; Tsukasa (Tokyo, JP), Kanai; Yoshinori (Fujieda, JP), Futamata; Katsuyuki (Fujieda, JP), Kioka; Yuzo (Tsuchiura, JP), Noguchi; Katsunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Strains belonging to the genus Paenibacillus and method of controlling plant disease by using these strains or culture thereof
Patent Number: 7,935,335

Inventors: Kocmich, IV; Edward (Keithville, LA), Kocmich, V; Edward (Keithville, LA)
Title: Firearm recoil return assembly
Patent Number: 9,021,728

Inventors: Koelle; Ulrich (Schwieberdingen, DE), Mausbach; Thorsten (Wien, DE), Daniilidis; Georgios (Kornwestheim, DE)
Title: Device for controlling an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,937,210

Inventors: Kofman; Gene I. (Parkland, FL), Fabel; Josh L. (Boca Raton, FL), Fabel; Warren M. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Font pitch adjustment during print process
Patent Number: 7,936,476

Inventors: Kogure; Masami (Chiba, JP), Kawato; Hiroshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Polycarbonate light diffusing resin composition
Patent Number: 7,935,750

Inventors: Kohrs; Mike (Wilthen, DE), Schafer; Jens (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Camshaft adjuster
Patent Number: 7,934,478

Inventors: Koirala; Dipesh (Austin, TX), Thron; Christopher P. (Austin, TX)
Title: Efficient fixed-point real-time thresholding for signal processing
Patent Number: 7,936,921

Inventors: Kojima; Nobuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, method for controlling image forming apparatus, and storage medium for performing maintenance on an image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,025,183

Inventors: Kolowich; J. Bruce (Saline, MI)
Title: Thermal receptacle with phase change material
Patent Number: 7,934,537

Inventors: Kolze; Thomas J. (Phoenix, AZ), Currivan; Bruce J. (Irvine, CA), Min; Jonathan S. (Buena Park, CA), Ojard; Eric (San Francisco, CA), Thi; James Chi (Irvine, CA), Howard; Daniel (Atlanta, GA)
Title: System and method for canceling interference in a communication system
Patent Number: 7,218,694

Inventors: Komaba; Hiroyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Imoto; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Kitaoka; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and treatment-liquid application device
Patent Number: 9,022,538

Inventors: Komatsu; Danichi (Tokyo, JP), Mori; Shintaro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Squelch detecting circuit
Patent Number: 7,218,903

Inventors: Konchitsky; Alon (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method for identifying speech and music components of a sound signal
Patent Number: 9,026,440

Inventors: Kong; Bob (Newark, CA), Ivanov; Igor (Danville, CA), Sun; Zhi-Wen (Sunnyvale, CA), Tong; Jinhong (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Electroless deposition of platinum on copper
Patent Number: 9,023,137

Inventors: Konno; Georgero (Kanagawa, JP), Usami; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and imaging method for automatic monitoring of an image
Patent Number: 7,936,385

Inventors: Kono; Tadayoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ohta; Mitsuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and a decoder for decoding MPEG video
Patent Number: 7,218,676

Inventors: Koo; Bon-Kwon (Changwon-shi, KR), Cho; So-Young (Changwon-shi, KR)
Title: Method for displaying partial stroke of washing machine
Patent Number: 7,216,515

Inventors: Koo; Bon-Yong (Cheonan-si, KR), Kim; Beom Jun (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Ho Kyoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Display panel with improved gate driver
Patent Number: 9,024,858

Inventors: Koo; Bon-Young (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young-Shim (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Method for transmitting digital channel with priority of mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,218,942

Inventors: Koo; Chang-Hoi (Songnam-shi, KR), Kim; Kyou-Woong (Suwon-shi, KR)
Title: Call admission method in CDMA mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,218,619

Inventors: Koo; Jun-Mo (Suwon-shi, KR), Kim; Se-Yoon (Anyang-shi, KR), Kim; Kyoung-Youm (Anyang-shi, KR)
Title: Optical demultiplexer having bragg diffration grating and optical communication module using the optical demultiplexer
Patent Number: 7,215,884

Inventors: Kosasa; Hideaki (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having toner replenishment unit
Patent Number: 9,025,972

Inventors: Koseki; Osamu (Chiba, JP)
Title: Inkjet head chip, driving method for inkjet head chip, inkjet head, and inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,934,812

Inventors: Kosheleff; Patrick A. (Yankee Hill, CA)
Title: Fly-in landing pad for lift-fan aircraft
Patent Number: 9,022,312

Inventors: Kosugi; Takamichi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Video signal processing apparatus for converting video signal types
Patent Number: 7,936,398

Inventors: Kotake; Rika (Kanagawa, JP), Takanashi; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Ken (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal molecule, liquid crystal display device and liquid crystal optical spatial modulation device
Patent Number: 7,935,395

Inventors: Kotani; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Playback apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,836

Inventors: Kottapalli; Sailesh (San Jose, CA), Crawford; John H. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Synchronizing multiple threads efficiently
Patent Number: 7,937,709

Inventors: Kountis; Demetrios (Akron, OH), Hedderly; James (Akron, OH)
Title: Centrifuge casting device
Patent Number: 7,934,535

Inventors: Kowaki; Hiroshi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Audio system
Patent Number: 7,218,740

Inventors: Kozarekar; Shailesh (Novi, MI)
Title: System for managing a power source in a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,937,195

Inventors: Kozyuk; Oleg V. (North Ridgeville, OH), Brett; Martin (Lakewood, OH)
Title: Method for reducing free fatty acid content of biodiesel feedstock
Patent Number: 7,935,157

Inventors: Krause; Denis O. (Winnipeg, CA), Nyachoti; Martin (Winnipeg, CA)
Title: Colicinogenic strain of E. coli
Patent Number: 7,935,512

Inventors: Kretchmer; Steven (Palenville, NY), Stupak, Jr.; Joseph John (Portland, OR)
Title: Magnetically attractable components for jewelry articles
Patent Number: 7,216,508

Inventors: Krieg; Arthur M. (Iowa City, IA), Kline; Joel N. (Iowa City, IA)
Title: Immunostimulatory nucleic acid molecules
Patent Number: 7,935,675

Inventors: Krishnamurthy; Srilekha (San Diego, CA), Acar; Can Erkin (San Diego, CA), Wang; Ge (San Diego, CA), Banerjee; Indranil (San Diego, CA), Beransky; Dmitry (San Diego, CA), Mani; Deepti (Hyderabad, IN), Kamath; Nidish R. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Power optimized behavior in mesh networks
Patent Number: 9,025,461

Inventors: Krishnaswamy; Dilip (San Diego, CA), Yallapragada; Subbarao V. (San Diego, CA), Nanda; Sanjiv (Ramona, CA), Das; Soumya (San Diego, CA), Soliman; Samir Salib (San Diego, CA), Tinnakornsrisuphap; Peerapol (San Diego, CA), Narayanan; Vidya (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for wireless distributed computing
Patent Number: 9,026,074

Inventors: Krissman; Charles (Los Angeles, CA), Krisztal; Michael Craig (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Headphone assembly
Patent Number: 9,025,806

Inventors: Kruberg; Walter Gordon (Portola Valley, CA), MacMunn; Neil C. (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Integrated electronic design automation system
Patent Number: 9,026,962

Inventors: Kruckemyer; David A. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method for identifying basic blocks with conditional delay slot instructions
Patent Number: 7,219,216

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Subsurface induced pore clogging to prevent spill flow
Patent Number: 9,022,688

Inventors: Kubler; Joseph J. (Boulder, CO), Morris; Michael D. (Cedar Rapids, IA)
Title: Hierarchical data collection network supporting packetized voice communications among wireless terminals and telephones
Patent Number: 7,936,713

Inventors: Kubo; Kenta (Kamakura, JP), Horie; Juun (Tokyo, JP), Moriya; Shuji (Yokohama, JP), Miyazawa; Tomoaki (Tokyo, JP), Usami; Hirokazu (Kawasaki, JP), Ishida; Tomohito (Saitama, JP), Haraguchi; Manami (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,026,011

Inventors: Kubota; Koji (Osaka, JP), Ihara; Ikuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Access log analyzer and access log analyzing method
Patent Number: 7,216,056

Inventors: Kudoh; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens barrel and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,985

Inventors: Kufluk; Bernard Z. (Whitchurch, GB), Warman; Adrian R. (Dorset, GB)
Title: Secure access using location-based encrypted authorization
Patent Number: 9,026,787

Inventors: Kulpa; Walter J. (Trumbull, CT), Barrigas; Norman (Danbury, CT)
Title: System for evaporating waste ink in a postage meter
Patent Number: 7,216,954

Inventors: Kumagai; Toshio (Nagano, JP), Kobayashi; Atsushi (Nagano, JP), Shinada; Satoshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Liquid container
Patent Number: 7,934,792

Inventors: Kumar; Arvind (Beacon, NY)
Title: Field effect transistor containing a wide band gap semiconductor material in a drain
Patent Number: 7,936,042

Inventors: Kumar; Shruti (Littleton, MA), Kalagnanam; Aruna (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Automatically generating request-specific backup contact information in an out of office message
Patent Number: 9,026,598

Inventors: Kumar; Srinivas (Cupertino, CA), Pollutro; Dennis (Clymer, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for network flow remediation based on risk correlation
Patent Number: 9,027,125

Inventors: Kumar; Sudhir (Darien, IL), Dyavanapalli; Venkat (Glendale Heights, IL)
Title: Wheel sensor assembly for rail base mounting
Patent Number: 7,216,558

Inventors: Kummamuru; Krishna (New Delhi, IN), Krishnapuram; Raghuram (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Method, system and computer program product for profiling entities
Patent Number: 7,219,105

Inventors: Kundu; Patit Paban (Kolkata, IN), Singh; Ratan Pal (Patiala, IN)
Title: Processes for cross-linking cellulose ethers under mild conditions
Patent Number: 9,024,011

Inventors: Kunimi; Nobutaka (Tsukuba, JP), Komatsu; Masashi (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Organic silicon compound and method for preparing the same
Patent Number: 7,217,830

Inventors: Kunimori; Takashi (Tottori, JP), Sano; Yutaka (Tottori, JP), Yasumori; Masanori (Tottori, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device implementing photodetector to control backlight
Patent Number: 7,936,346

Inventors: Kunze; Aaron (Portland, OR), Johnson; Erik J. (Portland, OR), Gartler; Hermann (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for speculative prefetching in a multi-processor/multi-core message-passing machine
Patent Number: 7,937,532

Inventors: Kuo; Chun-Ming (Taipei County, TW), Chang; I-Ping (Tainan, TW), Yu; Chi-Yeh (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Shih-Kung (Chiayi, TW), Huang; Ho-Chi (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Timing synchronization in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,936,856

Inventors: Kuramoto; Akio (Minato-ku, JP), Yusa; Hiroyuki (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Dual polarized antenna
Patent Number: 7,936,314

Inventors: Kurata; Naoki (Nishikamo-gun, JP), Akita; Tatsuhiko (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Start-up control device and start-up control method for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,934,490

Inventors: Kurimura; Hiroyuki (Shibukawa, JP), Miyazaki; Hayato (Shibukawa, JP)
Title: Method of processing translucent rigid substrate laminate, and process of manufacturing plate-shaped product employing the method
Patent Number: 9,023,173

Inventors: Kurosawa; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Diaphragm driving device of a camera system using an interchangeable lens
Patent Number: 7,934,878

Inventors: Kurshan; Robert P. (New York, NY), McMillan; Kenneth L. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Method and system for implementing top down design and verification of an electrical circuit design
Patent Number: 7,937,673

Inventors: Kurth; Casey (Eagle, ID), Derner; Scott (Meridian, ID), Wald; Phillip G. (Boise, ID)
Title: ROM embedded DRAM with anti-fuse programming
Patent Number: 7,218,547

Inventors: Kurts; Tsvika (Haifa, IL), Orenstien; Doron (Haifa, IL), Yuffe; Marcelo (Binyamina, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for address bus power control
Patent Number: 7,216,240

Inventors: Kusano; Hidetoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a high-frequency coil device
Patent Number: 7,216,419

Inventors: Kuspert; Alfred (Ostfildern, DE), Schmid; Wolfram (Nurtingen, DE), Sumser; Siegfried (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Internal combustion engine comprising an exhaust gas turbocharger
Patent Number: 7,934,379

Inventors: Kusunoki; Naoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and droplet ejection control method
Patent Number: 7,216,947

Inventors: Kuwabara; Masayoshi (Ibaraki, JP), Okumura; Yasunori (Toride, JP)
Title: Halogen-containing aromatic compound
Patent Number: 7,217,827

Inventors: Kuze; Yuuichi (Osaka, JP), Watanabe; Katsuya (Nara, JP)
Title: Optical disc device
Patent Number: 7,936,645

Inventors: Kwak; Dong Yeung (Daegukwangyeok-shi, KR), Kim; Ki Tae (Daegukwangyeok-shi, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display panel with light leakage prevention film and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,936,424

Inventors: Kyung; Myung-ho (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method of controlling the same according to bias voltages
Patent Number: 7,937,009

Inventors: La Rovere; Thomas (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for well casing repair and plugging utilizing molten metal
Patent Number: 7,934,552

Inventors: Laake; Andreas W. (Kingston, GB)
Title: Interpretation of shot gather and stack of seismic data
Patent Number: 7,218,573

Inventors: Laatsch; Erik (Gottingen, DE)
Title: Method for adjusting a system that is modified in a cycle to a non-constant cyclical target profile and controller therefor
Patent Number: 7,937,166

Inventors: LaBarbera; George E. (Sugar Grove, PA)
Title: Protective sleeve for adjustable shock absorber
Patent Number: 7,216,861

Inventors: LaBerge; E. F. Charles (Towson, MD), Peczalski; Andrzej M. (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: MEMS based multiband receiver architecture
Patent Number: 7,937,054

Inventors: Lablans; Peter (Morris Township, NJ)
Title: Single and composite binary and multi-valued logic functions from gates and inverters
Patent Number: 7,218,144

Inventors: Lacourse; Alain (Laval, CA), Langlois; Hugues (Montreal, CA), Savaria; Yvon (Montreal, CA), Gagnon; Yves (Montreal, CA)
Title: Method for modifying the impedance of semiconductor devices using a focused heating source
Patent Number: 7,217,986

Inventors: LaCroix; John (Williston, VT)
Title: Promotion packaging for transmission groups
Patent Number: 7,216,090

Inventors: Lai; Chen-Hsin (Tainan, TW), Werng; Tzyy-Bin (Tainan Hsien, TW)
Title: Method for synthesizing aluminum nitride
Patent Number: 7,217,403

Inventors: Lai; Ming-Hong (Tao-Yuan, TW), Chang; Chao-Kai (Tao-Yuan, TW), Chu; Chia-Chi (Tao-Yuan, TW), Feng; Wu-Shiung (Tao-Yuan, TW)
Title: Clock tree synthesis for low power consumption and low clock skew
Patent Number: 7,216,322

Inventors: Lai; Wing-Cheong Gilbert (Boise, ID), Sandhu; Gurtej Singh (Boise, ID)
Title: Small grain size, conformal aluminum interconnects and method for their formation
Patent Number: 7,217,661

Inventors: Lam; Kam-Kei (Bracebridge Heath, GB)
Title: Gas turbine swirler including a vortex generator device and fuel injection openings arranged between adjacent vanes
Patent Number: 9,021,811

Inventors: Lambert; Lonnie (Ninilchik, AK)
Title: Net device
Patent Number: 7,934,337

Inventors: Lambrigts; Michael (Kampenhout, BE), Van Cleven; Philip (Deinze, BE), Coussement; Stefaan (Kortrijk, BE)
Title: Interface means between a network switch and a CTI server means and apparatus for providing a service to a customer including such an interface means
Patent Number: 7,218,725

Inventors: Lamont; Ian G. (Coleraine, GB), McMullan; David J. (Articlave, GB)
Title: Spatially-based valuation of property
Patent Number: 7,219,078

Inventors: Landgraf; Tassilo (Berlin, DE)
Title: Contact connection adapter for producing an intermittent electrical contact between two plugs
Patent Number: 7,217,163

Inventors: Lang; Mary Frances (Greenville, MS), Tupper; Gordon R. (Leland, MS)
Title: Systems and methods for a wheelchair tray
Patent Number: 7,216,929

Inventors: Lange; Arno (Bad Duerkheim, DE), Kiefer; Matthias (Ludwigshafen, DE), Kleiner; Matthias (Mannheim, DE), Csihony; Szilard (Gorxheimertal, DE), Posselt; Dietmar (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Process for preparing polyisobutenes
Patent Number: 9,023,970

Inventors: Lanzone; Sergio (Genoa, IT), Toscano; Orazio (Genoa, IT)
Title: Protection of clear channel connections in communications networks
Patent Number: 7,936,663

Inventors: LaPalme; Richard J. (State College, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for intelligent information retrieval
Patent Number: 7,216,119

Inventors: Lapstun; Paul (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Integrated circuit for printer
Patent Number: 7,218,415

Inventors: Larsen; Bjarne Due (Roskilde, DK)
Title: Pharmacologically active peptide conjugates having a reduced tendency towards enzymatic hydrolysis
Patent Number: 7,935,786

Inventors: Larsson; Tommy (Angelsberg, SE), Johansson; Mats (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Textured alumina layer
Patent Number: 9,023,466

Inventors: Latypov; Azat (San Jose, CA), Zou; Yi (Foster City, CA), Dai; Vito (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Methods for fabricating integrated circuits including generating e-beam patterns for directed self-assembly
Patent Number: 9,023,730

Inventors: Lau; Kenneth (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Luminaire power switch
Patent Number: 9,022,609

Inventors: Laude; Juergen (Bremen, DE)
Title: Hydraulic drive, hydraulic supply device, airplane with a hydraulic supply device and method for configuring a hydraulic supply device
Patent Number: 9,022,318

Inventors: Laughlin; Mary J. (Shaker Heights, OH)
Title: Method of regulating NFATc2 activity in lymphocytes
Patent Number: 9,023,829

Inventors: Lautzenhiser; Barry Arthur (Carson City, NV), Lautzenhiser; Lloyd Lynn (Verdi, NV)
Title: Shared-current electronic system
Patent Number: 7,936,218

Inventors: Le Jaouen; Guillaume (Montigny le Bretonneux, FR), Saadi; Rabih (Massy, FR)
Title: Assembly for fastening of a steering column for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 9,022,459

Inventors: Lebizay; Gerald (Madison, NJ), Peebles; Brian E. (Cranford, NJ), Gish; David W. (Riverdale, NJ), Massa; Don V. (Paterson, NJ), Gerbehy; Jay L. (Califon, NJ)
Title: Multi-port high-speed serial fabric interconnect chip in a meshed configuration
Patent Number: 7,218,640

Inventors: Ledebuhr; Richard (Bath, MI), Hetherington; Michael H. (Williamston, MI)
Title: Rotary atomizer drip control method and apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,361

Inventors: Lee; Byung Taek (San Diego, CA)
Title: Increment power saving in battery powered wireless system with software configuration
Patent Number: 7,216,259

Inventors: Lee; Byung-pyll (Yongin-shi, KR)
Title: Windshield washer fluid reservoir tank device for vehicles
Patent Number: 7,216,818

Inventors: Lee; Chang-Hee (Daejeon, KR), Baik; Jin-serk (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Choi; Ki-Man (Daegu, KR), Min; Hyun-Sik (Busan, KR), Park; Keun-Youl (Busan, KR)
Title: Broadband light source using fabry perot laser diodes
Patent Number: 7,936,994

Inventors: Lee; Chang-Ho (Marietta, GA), Lee; Ockgoo (Atlanta, GA), Han; Jeonghu (Atlanta, GA), An; Kyu Hwan (Dunwoody, GA), Kim; Hyungwook (Atlanta, GA), Lee; Dong Ho (Atlanta, GA), Yang; Ki Seok (Atlanta, GA), Kim; Haksun (Daejeon, KR), Laskar; Joy (Marietta, GA)
Title: Multi-segment primary and multi-turn secondary transformer for power amplifier systems
Patent Number: 7,936,215

Inventors: Lee; Chang-Hyun (Suwon-shi, KR), Kim; Chan-Yul (Puchon-shi, KR), Oh; Yun-Je (Yongin-shi, JP), Koh; Jun-Ho (Suwon-shi, JP)
Title: Optical transmission system for optimizing bias of laser diode for SCM analog optical signal
Patent Number: 7,218,863

Inventors: Lee; Choong Un (Kyongsangbuk-do, KR), Kang; Kyung Kyu (Kyongsangnam-do, KR), Shin; Jae Deuk (Kyongsangnam-do, KR)
Title: Fabrication method of liquid crystal display panel
Patent Number: 7,218,372

Inventors: Lee; Chung-I (New Taipei, TW), Lin; Hai-Hong (Shenzhen, CN), Xie; De-Yi (Shenzhen, CN), Tao; Shuai-Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Yi; Zhi-Qiang (Shenzhen, CN), Yao; Jun-Chao (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: System and method for processing an image file using a computing device
Patent Number: 9,025,884

Inventors: Lee; David (Seabrook, TX), Orosco; Adam (Houston, TX), Ribeiro; Claudio (Houston, TX), Warner; R. Jay (Houston, TX), Deck; Robert Alan (Richmond, TX), Duff; Emily (League City, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX)
Title: Process to reduce ethanol recycled to hydrogenation reactor
Patent Number: 9,024,085

Inventors: Lee; David (Seabrook, TX), Orosco; Adam (Houston, TX), Warner; R. Jay (Houston, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX)
Title: Reduced energy alcohol separation process having controlled pressure
Patent Number: 9,024,084

Inventors: Lee; Doo Chan (Icheon-si Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory apparatus for controlling dummy block
Patent Number: 9,025,402

Inventors: Lee; Geon Cheon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyun Jung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Interposer for optical module, optical module using the same, method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,025,913

Inventors: Lee; Hee Dong (Centerville, OH), Mah; Tai-II (Centerville, OH)
Title: Methods for fabricating YAG barrier coatings
Patent Number: 7,935,387

Inventors: Lee; Herng-Jer (Tao-Yuan, TW), Chu; Chia-Chi (Tao-Yuan, TW), Feng; Wu-Shiung (Tao-Yuan, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for model-order reduction and sensitivity analysis
Patent Number: 7,216,309

Inventors: Lee; Hyun Woo (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Han Gyu (Anyang-si, KR), Han; Seung Hee (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of transmitting and receiving synchronization signal in a distributed antenna system
Patent Number: 9,025,524

Inventors: Lee; Jin Soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for coding and decoding moving picture
Patent Number: 7,936,824

Inventors: Lee; Joonho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Device management system and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,937,071

Inventors: Lee; Jun-Hyuk (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Soo-Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yang; Doo-Yong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Private wireless high-speed data system and data service method
Patent Number: 7,215,953

Inventors: Lee; Kang Eun (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Do Hyung (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus, method and computer-readable medium producing vertical direction virtual channel
Patent Number: 9,025,774

Inventors: Lee; Ki-Tae (Seoul, KR), Kim; Soo-Ryeol (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for changing font size of message in a mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 9,026,154

Inventors: Lee; Kyoung Mook (Seoul, KR), Nam; Seung Hee (Kyounggi-do, KR), Oh; Jae Young (Kyounggi-do, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array substrate and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,217,586

Inventors: Lee; Sang Gon (Cheongju-si, KR), Kim; Dae Sung (Seoul, KR), Chang; Woo Hyuck (Seoul, KR)
Title: Flexible film and display device comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,936,066

Inventors: Lee; Seoung-Young (Kyoungki-Do, KR)
Title: Method for dynamic allocation of channels in a code division multiple access packet data system
Patent Number: 7,218,621

Inventors: Lee; Seung Woo (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Kwang Chun (Seoul, KR), Choi; Woo Young (Seoul, KR), Lee; Bhum Cheol (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Digital phase locked loop having insensitive jitter characteristic for operating circumstances
Patent Number: 9,025,965

Inventors: Lee; Seung-Won (Seoul, KR), Choi; Jun Ho (Incheon, KR)
Title: Parallel processing apparatus and method in database management system for synchronous replication
Patent Number: 9,026,491

Inventors: Lee; Sung-Hwan (Changwon-si, KR), Lee; Kam-Gyu (Busan-si, KR), Kim; Dong-Jin (Wonjoo-si, KR), Ock; Ju-Ho (Masan-si, KR)
Title: Air conditioner
Patent Number: 7,934,387

Inventors: Lee; Tzuen-Hwan (Hsinchu, TW), Hsiao; Shun-Yuan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Oversampling data recovery circuit and method for a receiver
Patent Number: 7,936,855

Inventors: Lee; Young Hwa (Seoul, KR)
Title: Adapter for three-dimensional moving image photographing device
Patent Number: 7,218,376

Inventors: Lee; Young Su (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Clothes washing machine
Patent Number: 7,934,402

Inventors: Lee; Young-Il (Anyang-si, KR), Joung; Jae-Woo (Suwon-si, KR), Jun; Byung-Ho (Seoul, KR), Choi; Joon-Rak (Incheon, KR), Lee; Kwi-Jong (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for manufacturing metal nanoparticles
Patent Number: 7,935,169

Inventors: Lee; Yung-Ting (Taipei, TW)
Title: System of simulating mobile communication and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,218,620

Inventors: Leedy; Brad (East Lansing, MI)
Title: Calling party control for an integrated service hub
Patent Number: 7,218,614

Inventors: Lehman, Jr.; Stephen E. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Cyclic olefin polymers and catalyst for semiconductor applications
Patent Number: 7,217,600

Inventors: Lekatsas; Nicholas (Malden, MA), Antony; Biju (Lynnfield, MA), Lidrbauch; David (Beverly, MA)
Title: Modular multichannel connector system and method
Patent Number: 9,022,602

Inventors: LeMieux; David Lawrence (Tehachapi, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for deicing airfoils or rotor blades
Patent Number: 7,217,091

Inventors: Lemkuil; Daniel J. (Houston, TX)
Title: Safety plugs for cylindrical openings
Patent Number: 7,217,145

Inventors: Lemons; Kenneth R. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: System and method for music composition
Patent Number: 7,935,877

Inventors: Lensky; Marina (Beauzelle, FR)
Title: Method for displaying roll-down messages on an aircraft display, and a device employing the said method
Patent Number: 7,937,659

Inventors: Lent; Arthur F. (Newton, MA), Beaman; Rebecca (Reading, MA), Revsin; Vitaly (Andover, MA), Bolinger; Don (Concord, MA), Addetia; Salimah (Cambridge, MA), Smith; Randall (Arlington, MA), Vassef; Hooman (Arlington, MA)
Title: System and method for creating and accessing a host-accessible storage entity
Patent Number: 9,026,495

Inventors: Leonard; Alexis Kays (Maple Valley, WA), Sestak; Joshua Orion (Lawrence, KS), Costantino; Henry R. (Woodinville, WA), Sileno; Anthony P. (Mendham, NJ), Peddakota; Lalit Raj (San Diego, CA), Sharghi; Kayvon Emile (Chevy Chase, MD), Bellamy; Garland M. (Santa Fe, NM), Gesty; Jason Philip (Seattle, WA), Quay; Steven C. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Intranasal carbetocin formulations and methods for the treatment of autism
Patent Number: 9,023,793

Inventors: LeRoy; Steven Robert (Hilton, NY)
Title: Fuser roller with improved crack resistance
Patent Number: 7,215,918

Inventors: Levine; Andy H. (Newton, MA), Cvinar; John (Winchester, MA)
Title: Methods of treatment using a bariatric sleeve
Patent Number: 7,935,073

Inventors: Lewis; David M. (Toronto, CA), Leventis; Paul (Toronto, CA), Lee; Andy L. (San Jose, CA), Kim; Henry (San Jose, CA), Pedersen; Bruce (Sunnyvale, CA), Wysocki; Chris (Toronto, CA), Lane; Christopher F. (San Jose, CA), Marquardt; Alexander (Toronto, CA), Santurkar; Vikram (Fremont, CA), Betz; Vaughn Timothy (Toronto, CA)
Title: Versatile logic element and logic array block
Patent Number: 7,218,133

Inventors: Lewis; Jimmie L. (Oxford, MI)
Title: Extendable rearview mirror
Patent Number: 7,934,842

Inventors: Ley; Gregory R. (Blaine, MN), Zhang; Yongxing (Little Canada, MN)
Title: System for medical lead tunneling
Patent Number: 7,218,970

Inventors: Li; Baozhen (Burlington, VT), Stathis; James H. (Poughquag, NY), Wu; Ernest Y. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Dielectric reliability assessment for advanced semiconductors
Patent Number: 9,026,981

Inventors: Li; Chang Ming (Singapore, SG), Chan; Mary Bee Eng (Singapore, SG), Zhang; Jun (Singapore, SG)
Title: Embossing printing for fabrication of organic field effect transistors and its integrated devices
Patent Number: 7,935,566

Inventors: Li; Ge (Tokyo, JP), Miura; Koichiro (Tokyo, JP), Uematsu; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Discharge-lamp control device
Patent Number: 7,218,059

Inventors: Li; Haoming (West Bloomfield, MI), Gilpin; Bryan J. (Brighton, MI)
Title: Body to frame energy transfer brackets
Patent Number: 7,216,924

Inventors: Li; Junyi (Bedminster, NJ), Richardson; Thomas (South Orange, NJ), Laroia; Rajiv (Far Hills, NJ)
Title: Encoding information in beacon signals
Patent Number: 9,025,680

Inventors: Li; Siwen (Atlanta, GA), Liu; Meilin (Alpharetta, GA), Sun; Qunhui (Kennesaw, GA), Li; Wen (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Hybrid inorganic-organic polymer electrolyte membranes (PEMs) based on alkyloxysilane grafted thermoplastic polymers
Patent Number: 7,935,735

Inventors: Li; Xiaohang (Guangxi, CN)
Title: Monolithic semiconductor light emitting devices and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 9,024,292

Inventors: Li; Xiaona (Dalian, CN), Zhang; Xinyi (Dalian, CN), Zhu; Jin (Dalian, CN), Wang; Qing (Dalian, CN), Dong; Chuang (Dalian, CN)
Title: Thin film of copper--nickel--molybdenum alloy and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,023,271

Inventors: Li; Yong-Fu (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Molecular transporter compositions comprising dendrimeric oligoguanidine with a triazine core that facilitate delivery into cells in vivo
Patent Number: 7,935,816

Inventors: Lian; Qiao (Sanming, CN), Zhang; Xinyan (Nanjing, CN)
Title: System and method for facilitating a credit system in a peer-to-peer content delivery network
Patent Number: 7,937,362

Inventors: Liang; Bor-Sung (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for accessing hidden data in a boundary scan test interface
Patent Number: 7,216,275

Inventors: Liang; Hongwei (Plano, TX), Richer; Edmond (Richardson, TX), Nielson; Jeffrey D. (Wylie, TX)
Title: Intelligent patching systems using acoustic control signals and related equipment and methods
Patent Number: 9,025,418

Inventors: Liao; Chian Hua (Sindian, TW), Liao; Yao Sin (Sindian, TW), Liao; Yao Chuan (Sindian, TW)
Title: Multi-sectional airtight seal for continuous air-filling and air valve device thereof
Patent Number: 7,934,522

Inventors: Liao; Hsiang-Kai (Taipei, TW), Chang; Po-Chun (Guangzhou, CN)
Title: Camera module, fabricating method and cleaning method thereof
Patent Number: 7,934,879

Inventors: Liebau; Maik (Dresden, DE), Betzl; Thomas (Dresden, DE), Storbeck; Olaf (Dresden, DE), Duesberg; Georg (Booterstown, IE), Aichmayr; Guenther (Dresden, DE)
Title: Integrated circuits, micromechanical devices, and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,935,634

Inventors: Light; Greta (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Compact optical transceivers for host bus adapters
Patent Number: 7,215,889

Inventors: Lightner; Scott (Leesburg, VA), Weckesser; Franz (Spring Valley, OH), Zimmerman; Bryan (Catlett, VA)
Title: Data record compression with progressive and/or selective decomposition
Patent Number: 9,025,892

Inventors: Lin; Chang-Fu (Hsinchu, TW), Teng; Shu-Wen (Taipei, TW), Gu; Wei Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Cheng-Che (Taipei County, TW)
Title: General purpose interface controller of resoure limited system
Patent Number: 7,937,520

Inventors: Lin; Chen-Han (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode display panel
Patent Number: 9,024,919

Inventors: Lin; Ching-I Patsy (Hercules, CA), Wallace; Robert Bruce (Greenbrae, CA), Cossman; Jeffrey (Potomac, MD), French; Cynthia (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method and formulation for lyophilizing cultured human cells to preserve RNA and DNA contained in cells for use in molecular biology experiments
Patent Number: 7,217,567

Inventors: Lin; Chun-Wei (Kao-Hsiung, TW), Liao; Hsueh-Kun (Yun-Lin Hsien, TW), Chen; Chih-Ching (Chia-Yi Hsien, TW)
Title: Digital phase-locked loop circuit
Patent Number: 7,218,176

Inventors: Lin; Feng-Fu (Taipei, TW), Chung; Yi-Jen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Long seek control device for optical disk drive and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,218,579

Inventors: Lin; I-Thun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Lens and light emitting diode backlight module having the same
Patent Number: 9,022,617

Inventors: Lin; I-Thun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Photoelectric coupling module
Patent Number: 9,025,918

Inventors: Lin; Jhy-Jhu (Potomac, MD)
Title: Probiotics as alternative medicines against infectious diseases
Patent Number: 7,935,334

Inventors: Lin; Liang-Bih (Rochester, NY), Levy; Daniel V (Philadelphia, PA), Renfer; Dale S (Webster, NY), Silvestri; Markus R (Fairport, NY)
Title: Benzothiazole containing photogenerating layer
Patent Number: 7,935,466

Inventors: Lin; Te-An (Tapei Hsien, TW), Huang; Chia-Chia (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Single-piece packaging plate foldable to form boxes having different sizes
Patent Number: 7,934,636

Inventors: Lin; Wen-Jian (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Optical interference type of color display having optical diffusion layer between substrate and electrode
Patent Number: 9,025,235

Inventors: Lindenmeier; Heinz (Pianegg, DE)
Title: Antenna diversity system for radio reception for motor vehicles
Patent Number: 7,936,852

Inventors: Ling; Curtis (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Multi-standard coverage map generation
Patent Number: 9,026,118

Inventors: Lingwood; Clifford A. (Toronto, CA), McGrath; Michael S. (Burlingame, CA), Azhir; Arasteh Ari (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Compositions and methods for treating lysosomal disorders
Patent Number: 9,023,845

Inventors: Linsky; Joel Benjamin (San Diego, CA), Michaelis; Oliver (San Diego, CA), Jaime; Manuel Eduardo (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling mobile and consumer electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,024,865

Inventors: Linssen; Mathias (Litzendorf, DE), Vogel; Christof (Bischberg, DE)
Title: Connection carrier and method for joining the connection carrier to an injection-molded part
Patent Number: 7,217,141

Inventors: Lintula; Teemu (Nokia, FI), Pulli; Riku (Tampere, FI), Tamminen; Jani (Espoo, FI)
Title: Arranging data transfer for mobile mine device
Patent Number: 7,937,104

Inventors: Lio; Kiyokazu (Yokkaichi, JP), Xu; Hong (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Crimp terminal
Patent Number: 9,022,819

Inventors: Lippmann; Bernhard (Landshut, DE), Junghanns; Andreas (Falkensee, DE)
Title: System and method for integrated circuit planar netlist interpretation
Patent Number: 7,937,678

Inventors: Liu; James Z T (Hudson, NH), Ramamurthy; Gautham (Bangalore, IN), Bradley; Alistair D. (Dublin, OH), Cook; James D. (Freeport, IL), Shiffer; Stephen R. (Xenia, OH)
Title: Multiple wireless sensors for dialysis application
Patent Number: 7,219,021

Inventors: Liu; Jen-Hao (Taipei, TW), Chiang; Jung-Sheng (Taipei, TW), Lin; Yu-Yuan (Taipei, TW), Cheng; Ko-Chun (Taipei, TW), Chang; Ching-Tan (Taipei, TW), Su; Pei Te (Taipei, TW)
Title: Fastener module for portable computers
Patent Number: 7,216,900

Inventors: Liu; Show-Wen (Shetou Township, Changhua County, TW), Lin; Tsyh-Lang (Bade, TW), Hsu; Cheng-Fang (Toufen Township, Miaoli County, TW), Lin; Cheng-Hsien (Taipei, TW), Luo; Tsai-Yueh (Longtan Township, Taoyuan County, TW), Shen; Lie-Hang (Jhongli, TW), Chen; Haw-Jan (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Compound containing carboxylate ester and N2S2 ligand bi-functional groups and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,935,833

Inventors: Liu; Show-Wen (Taoyuan County, TW), Chang; Yu (Taoyuan County, TW), Hsu; Cheng-Fang (Taoyuan County, TW), Lin; Sheng-Lun (Taoyuan County, TW), Chiang; Tsung-Hsien (Taoyuan County, TW), Lin; Chih-Yuan (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Radiotracer precursor BANI for imaging of hypoxic tissue, radiotracer, and method for preparing the same
Patent Number: 9,024,035

Inventors: Liu; Wuqiang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Three-dimensional stereoscopic imaging method, system and imaging device
Patent Number: 9,024,943

Inventors: Liu; Yong Liang (Beijing, CN), Zhou; Guang Hua (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Yi (Beijing, CN)
Title: System and method for data transmission
Patent Number: 9,026,781

Inventors: Logan, Jr.; Ronald T. (Pasadena, CA), Demers; Joseph R. (Alhambra, CA), Kasper; Bryon L. (San Marino, CA)
Title: Terahertz frequency domain spectrometer with integrated dual laser module
Patent Number: 7,936,453

Inventors: Login; Robert Bernard (Bothell, WA)
Title: Amide-imide compounds and their corresponding polymers
Patent Number: 9,023,976

Inventors: Lonappan; Rijoy B. (Bangalore, IN), Krishnappa; Shashikumar Mandya (Bangalore, IN), Sivakumar; Sethupathy R. (Austin, TX), Sripathi Rao; Venkatesh N. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Method for activating processor cores within a computer system
Patent Number: 9,027,029

Inventors: Lu; Changqing (Snyder, NY), Poss; Andrew J. (Kenmore, NY), Singh; Rajiv R. (Getzville, NY), Nalewajek; David (West Seneca, NY), Cantlon; Cheryl (Clarence Center, NY)
Title: Synthesis of high molecular weight poly(2,3,3,3-tetrafluoropropene)
Patent Number: 9,023,962

Inventors: Lu; Leonard L. (Holmdel, NJ), Hsing; Deh-Phone K. (Basking Ridge, NJ), Cheng; Bo-Chao (Summit, NJ), Wu; Tsong-Ho (Englishtown, NJ)
Title: Intelligent switching of client packets among a group of servers
Patent Number: 7,937,490

Inventors: Lu; Siu Chuang (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems, methods and circuitry relating to frequency dividers
Patent Number: 7,936,190

Inventors: Lu; Xu Qing (Beijing, CN), Qi; Yao (Beijing, CN), Shen; Xing Xing (Beijing, CN), Tang; Chuang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Dynamic help information
Patent Number: 9,026,910

Inventors: Lu; Yung-Cheng (Taipei, TW), Chen; Ying-Tsung (Chiayi, TW), Wu; Zhen-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Pi-Tsung (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Post-ESL porogen burn-out for copper ELK integration
Patent Number: 7,217,648

Inventors: Lubyanitskiy; Grigoriy Davidovich (Jackson Heights, NY), Lubinitsky; Daniel (Forest Hills, NY)
Title: Refillable toothbrush and toothpaste cartridge
Patent Number: 9,022,680

Inventors: Lucas; Kevin (Meylan, FR), Patterson; Kyle (Arlington, TX), Postnikov; Sergei (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Method of patterning a layer using a pellicle
Patent Number: 7,935,547

Inventors: Luciano; Robert A. (Reno, NV), Luciano; Lawrence W. (Sommerville, NJ), Spencer; Kurt W. (Reno, NV)
Title: Gaming device with multiple spinning wheels and method
Patent Number: 7,216,867

Inventors: Ludwig; Manfred (Weimar, DE), Reitz; Reinhold (Willingshausen, DE), Klels; Matthias (Schwalmstadt, DE), Knack; Anja (Kirchhein, DE), Troger; Markus (Goldraln-Laisch, DE)
Title: Fitting for windows or doors
Patent Number: 9,022,437

Inventors: Ludwig; Michael (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Heatable flow-through measurement cell
Patent Number: 9,021,861

Inventors: Lueker; Jonathan C. (Portland, OR), Coulson; Richard L (Portland, OR)
Title: Polymer de-imprint circuit using negative voltage
Patent Number: 7,218,545

Inventors: Lundberg; Mats (Vaellingby, SE), Salerno; Luigi (Cinisello Balsamo, IT)
Title: Table top dishwasher
Patent Number: 9,022,491

Inventors: Luo; Jiebo (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Method and system for determining image orientation
Patent Number: 7,215,828

Inventors: Lutkemeyer; Christian (Irvine, CA)
Title: Hardware efficient implementation of finite impulse response filters with limited range input signals
Patent Number: 7,218,253

Inventors: Ma; Hao-Yun (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Land grid array connector without undesired engagement
Patent Number: 7,217,149

Inventors: Ma; Jian J. (Carlsbad, CA), Hong; John Hyunchul (San Clemente, CA), Chang; Tallis Young (San Diego, CA), Zeng; Huanzhao (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Color performance of IMODs
Patent Number: 9,024,925

Inventors: Ma; Mou Ming (New Taipei, TW), Huang; Haw Kae (New Taipei, TW), Lin; Tzu Chieh (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Computer input device with switchable operation modes and mode switching method thereof
Patent Number: 9,024,879

Inventors: Ma; Qing (San Jose, CA), Shim; Dong S. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Microelectromechanical apparatus and methods for surface acoustic wave switching
Patent Number: 7,218,188

Inventors: Maatta; Paivi (Imatra, FI), Sarin; Tapani (Imatra, FI), Myllys; Timo (Lahti, FI), Jarvinen; Jalliina (Lahti, FI), Karhu; Teemu (Imatra, FI)
Title: Package for ready-prepared foods
Patent Number: 9,023,411

Inventors: Machida; Kazuhiko (Nagano, JP)
Title: Discharge tube
Patent Number: 7,218,051

Inventors: Macy; William W. (Palo Alto, CA), Holliman; Matthew J. (Libertyville, IL)
Title: Template for watermark decoder synchronization
Patent Number: 7,218,753

Inventors: Madden; Glenn (Walpole, NH)
Title: Vehicular accelerometer and vehicular data recording system
Patent Number: 9,026,271

Inventors: Madey; John (Jupiter, FL)
Title: Driving apparatus for planting a shaft in a granular base
Patent Number: 7,934,567

Inventors: Madhusudana; Naresh (Devarabeesanahalli Bangalore, IN), Nagendra; Raghavendra Channagiri (Devarabeesanahalli Bangalore, IN), Danayakanakeri; Giridhar (Devarabeesanahalli Bangalore, IN)
Title: Expander for loop architectures
Patent Number: 9,026,713

Inventors: Magnusson; Robert (Storrs Mansfield, CT), Maldonado; Theresa A. (College Station, TX), Priambodo; Purnomo (Arlington, TX), Zhou; Ming (Arlington, TX), Purvinis; Georgeanne (Worthington, OH), Pomerantz; Martin (Dallas, TX)
Title: Nonlinear optical guided mode resonance filter
Patent Number: 7,218,817

Inventors: Maki; Nobuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Processing apparatus, control method thereof, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,026,642

Inventors: Malina; Petr Vasilievich (Moscow, 127322, RU), Kurlov; Aleksandr Viktorovich (Kiev, UA)
Title: Valve which enables easy operation of a closure mechanism at any internal valve pressure
Patent Number: 7,216,844

Inventors: Malkin; Moshe (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Fast filtering for a transceiver
Patent Number: 9,025,711

Inventors: Mankos; Marian (Palo Alto, CA), Munro; Eric (London, GB)
Title: Holey mirror arrangement for dual-energy e-beam inspector
Patent Number: 7,217,924

Inventors: Mann; Joshua A. (Ramona, CA), Hupp; Michael R. (San Diego, CA), Macias; Minedys (San Diego, CA)
Title: Print method, print apparatus and printed upon medium
Patent Number: 9,022,543

Inventors: Mannava; Phanindra K. (Folsom, CA), Lee; Victor W. (San Jose, CA), Spink; Aaron T. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system for flexible and negotiable exchange of link layer functional parameters
Patent Number: 7,937,505

Inventors: Mantri; Prasad (San Jose, CA)
Title: Testing CMOS CAM with redundancy
Patent Number: 7,219,276

Inventors: Mao; Zhenmin (Shanghai, CN), Lan; Tian (Shanghai, CN), Liu; Lanfang (Shanghai, CN), Yan; Long (Shanghai, CN), Becker; Stefan (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Process for the synthesis of etoricoxib
Patent Number: 9,024,030

Inventors: Mar; Cheuk Yin (KLN, HK)
Title: Lighting apparatus with adjustable light beam
Patent Number: 9,022,610

Inventors: Marcus; Beth (Bedford, MA), Lee; W. David (Newton, MA)
Title: Human interface system
Patent Number: 7,218,313

Inventors: Mark; Brian (Fairfax, VA), Leu; Alexe E. (Arlington, VA)
Title: Cellular network handoff decision mechanism
Patent Number: 7,218,933

Inventors: Marraccini; Francesco (Munich, DE), Arigliano; Antonello (Kaufering, DE)
Title: Diode smart track
Patent Number: 7,936,292

Inventors: Marsh; Eugene P. (Boise, ID)
Title: Devices containing platinum-iridium films and methods of preparing such films and devices
Patent Number: 7,217,970

Inventors: Marshall; Robert (Champaign, IL), Ram; Varun (Champaign, IL), Francisco; Glenn (Champaign, IL)
Title: MIDI controller circuit for drawbar-type organ interfaces
Patent Number: 9,024,170

Inventors: Martenson; David Douglas (Oregon City, OR), Knierim; David L. (Wilsonville, OR)
Title: Encoder home position sensing method and system
Patent Number: 7,934,657

Inventors: Martin; Eric (Corvallis, OR), Van Brocklin; Andrew L. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Charge control circuit
Patent Number: 7,218,499

Inventors: Martin; Robert (Coral Springs, FL), Dubin; Jared (Coconut Creek, FL), Williamson; Jeff (Boca Raton, FL), Tio; Cathy (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for call service processing by instantiating an object that executes a compiled representation of a mark-up language description of operations for performing a call feature or service
Patent Number: 7,216,350

Inventors: Maruyama; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Ogata; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,652

Inventors: Maruyama; Shigenobu (Ebina, JP), Kawamoto; Kazumi (Yokohama, JP), Furuichi; Hiroaki (Yokohama, JP), Yoshida; Tooru (Yamato, JP), Yoshida; Isamu (Fujisawa, JP), Oono; Katsuya (Fujisawa, JP), Yamada; Osamu (Hiratsuka, JP), Ibe; Hiroshi (Fuchu, JP), Tokita; Shigeru (Yokohama, JP), Tonoduka; Tarou (Yokohama, JP), Iwafuji; Yasunori (Yokohama, JP), Kuroguchi; Katsumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical communication module
Patent Number: 7,215,886

Inventors: Masada; Genta (Ibaraki, JP), Shiraishi; Hiroyuki (Ibaraki, JP), Sekine; Ichiro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Wavelength conversion method and wavelength conversion element
Patent Number: 7,218,653

Inventors: Mashino; Naohiro (Nagano, JP)
Title: Capacitor built-in substrate and method of manufacturing the same and electronic component device
Patent Number: 7,936,568

Inventors: Masters; Rodney H. (Houston, TX), Griffith; Billy L. (Houston, TX)
Title: Marine anti-foulant system and methods for using same
Patent Number: 7,934,888

Inventors: Masuda; Satoshi (Neyagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state image pickup device, image pickup apparatus, and driving method
Patent Number: 9,024,242

Inventors: Masuichi; Mikio (Kyoto, JP), Takamura; Yukihiro (Kyoto, JP), Moriwaki; Sanzo (Kyoto, JP), Adachi; Hideki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Substrate processing apparatus and thermal type flowmeter suitable to the same
Patent Number: 7,216,534

Inventors: Masuki; Akihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Lens barrel
Patent Number: 7,936,524

Inventors: Masumoto; Kazuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Aichi; Takao (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Akitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Goto; Fumihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yano; Kentaro (Kanagawa, JP), Mikami; Ruriko (Kanagawa, JP), Hirabayashi; Hiromitsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording device, recording system, and recording control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,936,373

Inventors: Masumura; Akira (Sagamihara, JP), Nakahara; Muneo (Sagamihara, JP), Matsumoto; Satoru (Sagamihara, JP), Senoo; Tatsuya (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Optical glass suffering little change in refractive index by radiation of light
Patent Number: 7,217,672

Inventors: Masunari; Kazushige (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Yumiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sheet processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,377

Inventors: Masuyama; Atsuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Moriyama; Jiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus, ink mist collecting method, and printing method
Patent Number: 7,934,791

Inventors: Matalon; Aron (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling moving vehicles
Patent Number: 7,936,282

Inventors: Matalon; Reuben (Coral Gables, FL), Kaul; Rajinder (Miami, FL), Cao; Guang Ping (Miami, FL), Balamurugan; Kuppareddi (Miami, FL), Michals-Matalon; Kimberlee (Coral Gables, FL)
Title: Aspartoacylase gene, protein, and methods of screening for mutations associated with Canavan disease
Patent Number: 7,217,547

Inventors: Mate; Charles Mathew (San Jose, CA), Payne; Robert N. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Disk drive with negative-pitch slider having protrusion pad contacting the disk when the disk is rotating at operating speed
Patent Number: 7,218,478

Inventors: Matsubara; Masahiro (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Harada; Yasushi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Sato; Yasuo (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kobayashi; Nobuhisa (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Yamada; Junichi (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Method, system and computer program for managing energy consumption
Patent Number: 7,216,021

Inventors: Matsubayashi; Kou (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Method of producing left-right screw
Patent Number: 7,217,195

Inventors: Matsuda; Tetsuya (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Nishiura; Ryuichi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Akita; Hiroyuki (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Imura; Takeshi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Fujiwara; Yasuo (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Shimizu; Yoshinori (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Aono; Kazuaki (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Static apparatus
Patent Number: 9,024,714

Inventors: Matsufuru; Norio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Network system, transmission method, and computer program
Patent Number: 7,218,639

Inventors: Matsui; Shin (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Holding system, exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,218,383

Inventors: Matsuki; Kunihito (Odawara, JP), Takata; Yutaka (Ninomiya, JP), Ogasawara; Hiroshi (Odawara, JP), Kobayashi; Naotaka (Odawara, JP)
Title: Disk array system and fault information control method
Patent Number: 7,219,144

Inventors: Matsumoto; Hayato (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Developing unit and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,937,030

Inventors: Matsumoto; Kazuhiko (Tsukuba, JP), Mukasa; Koichi (Sapporo, JP), Ishii; Atsushi (Sapporo, JP), Takeda; Seiji (Sapporo, JP), Sawamura; Makoto (Sapporo, JP), Subagyo; Agus (Sapporo, JP), Hosoi; Hirotaka (Sapporo, JP), Sueoka; Kazuhisa (Sapporo, JP), Kida; Hiroshi (Sapporo, JP), Sakoda; Yoshihiro (Sapporo, JP)
Title: Single-electron transistor, field-effect transistor, sensor, method for producing sensor, and sensing method
Patent Number: 7,935,989

Inventors: Matsumoto; Yuichi (Kanagawa, JP), Yokomitsu; Sumio (Tokyo, JP), Waragai; Katsunori (Kanagawa, JP), Fujii; Hirofumi (Kanagawa, JP), Matsukawa; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Fujimatsu; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Miwa; Michio (Chiba, JP), Sugiura; Masataka (Tokyo, JP), Morioka; Mikio (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: People counting device, people counting method and people counting program
Patent Number: 9,025,875

Inventors: Matsumura; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Inkjet printing apparatus and control method for the apparatus
Patent Number: 7,934,788

Inventors: Matsunaga; Hideo (Chichibu, JP), Takahashi; Hiroshi (Chichibu, JP), Kubota; Makoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Golf club head
Patent Number: 7,935,003

Inventors: Matsunaga; Nobuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP), Asano; Kouhei (Kanagawa, JP), Tokuhara; Hidekazu (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Okamoto; Rei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Substituted pyrido[2,3-d]pyrimidines as delta-5-desaturase inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,023,858

Inventors: Matsunami; Naoto (Sagamihara, JP), Oeda; Takashi (Sagamihara, JP), Yamamoto; Akira (Sagamihara, JP), Mimatsu; Yasuyuki (Fujisawa, JP), Sato; Masahiko (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage system for sending an access request from a host to a storage subsystem
Patent Number: 7,937,527

Inventors: Matsunami; Naoto (Tokyo, JP), Yagisawa; Ikuya (Tokyo, JP), Kitamura; Manabu (Tokyo, JP), Kano; Yoshiki (Tokyo, JP), Takamoto; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Storage system having a plurality of controllers
Patent Number: 7,216,148

Inventors: Matsuoka; Toshihiko (Nukata-gun, JP), Teshima; Yoshinori (Toyota, JP), Noda; Shinichi (Okazaki, JP), Tsuruta; Susumu (Okazaki, JP), Fujii; Hiroshi (Nukata-gun, JP), Ishihara; Hideaki (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Clock control circuit for correcting frequency of second clock signal based on first clock signal and monitoring oscillation state of first clock signal based on second clock signal
Patent Number: 7,216,250

Inventors: Matsuura; Shinji (Himeji, JP), Morino; Hajime (Himeji, JP)
Title: Bill discriminating and counting apparatus for multiple currency systems
Patent Number: 7,934,601

Inventors: Mattner; Frank (Vienna, AT), Schmidt; Walter (Vienna, AT)
Title: Methods of treating Alzheimer's Disease with an apheresis device
Patent Number: 7,935,252

Inventors: Mattner; Frank (Vienna, AT), Schmidt; Walter (Vienna, AT)
Title: Combination therapy for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease
Patent Number: 7,935,348

Inventors: Mattson; Peter (Hillsborough, CA), Goodman; Patricia (Oakland, CA), Lunt; Maris (Campbell, CA)
Title: Nectarine juice drink
Patent Number: 7,935,378

Inventors: Matulin; Frederick (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Portable modular tornado and hurricane survival shelter kit
Patent Number: 9,021,750

Inventors: Maxwell; Ian Andrew (Five Dock, AU), Kukulj; Dax (Kingston, AU), Charters; Robert B. (Palmerston, AU)
Title: Planar waveguide with patterned cladding and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,218,812

Inventors: Mayer; Michael (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and system for transmitting signaling information over a data transport network
Patent Number: 7,936,881

Inventors: Mazumder; Bimanranjan (Orissa, IN)
Title: Simple and efficient process for the preparation of pencil lead from spent pot-liners
Patent Number: 7,217,378

Inventors: Mazzara, Jr.; William E. (Drayton Plains, MI), Hichme; Michael A. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Method of telematics unit configuration and activation using vehicle control buttons
Patent Number: 7,215,950

Inventors: McArthur; James (San Carlos, CA), Chang; Ju-Fay (San Jose, CA), Ando; Dale (Walnut Creek, CA), Roberts; Margo (Charlottesville, VA), Simons; Jonathan (Atlanta, GA), Nelson; William (Towson, MD)
Title: Cancer-associated antigens and methods of their identification and use
Patent Number: 7,217,421

Inventors: McBride; Michael J. (Austin, TX), Ramos; Jesse C. (Austin, TX), Culp; Mark E. (Austin, TX), Ryskoski; Matthew (Kyle, TX), Lall; Pirainder S. (Austin, TX)
Title: Advanced process control of thermal oxidation processes, and systems for accomplishing same
Patent Number: 7,217,578

Inventors: McBroom; Michael David (Celeste, TX), Sudderth; Brian Thomas (Leonard, TX), McBroom; Daniel Lynn (Leonard, TX), Ternus; John (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Magnetic release latch mechanism for a device
Patent Number: 7,934,780

Inventors: McChesney; John W. (Eagle, ID), Murdock; Louis E. (Boise, ID), DeBeliso; Mark (Marina, CA)
Title: Anchored ankle support
Patent Number: 7,935,067

Inventors: McClung, III; Guy L. (Rockport, TX)
Title: Shale shakers and separators with real time monitoring of operation and screens, killing of living things in fluids, and heater apparatus for heating fluids
Patent Number: 9,023,275

Inventors: McClurg; George W (Jensen Beach, FL), Carver; John F (Palm City, FL), Ebright; Frank L (Hobe Sound, FL)
Title: System for obtaining print and other hand characteristic information using a non-planar prism
Patent Number: 7,218,761

Inventors: McCormack; James Joseph Anthony (Eindhoven, NL), Martin-Consuegra Granados; Alberto (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Spherical aberration compensation adjustment
Patent Number: 7,936,646

Inventors: McDaniel; Mary L. (Appleton, WI)
Title: Interlabial absorbent article
Patent Number: 7,217,259

Inventors: McDonald; Mark (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Wavelength reference filter
Patent Number: 7,218,650

Inventors: McDonald; Thomas (Omaha, NE), Jensen; Wayne Arthur (Wellington, CO), Weber; Annika (Omaha, NE), Andrews; Janet S. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Methods of detecting early renal disease in animals
Patent Number: 7,935,495

Inventors: McKelvey Campbell; Aindrea (Beverly Hills, MI)
Title: Method of making reinforced composite articles with reduced fiber content in local areas and articles made by the method
Patent Number: 9,023,455

Inventors: McKown; Russell Carl (Richardson, TX), Mader; Joseph Thomas (Plano, TX), Mader; Thomas Edward (Plano, TX)
Title: Horn input to in-vehicle devices and systems
Patent Number: 9,024,739

Inventors: McSorley; Tyrone G. (San Luis Obispo, CA)
Title: Extremity therapy apparatus
Patent Number: 7,935,026

Inventors: Meaney; Paul (Berkhamsted, GB), Le Floc'h; Simon (Grenoble, FR), Frijlink; Peter (Gothenburg, SE)
Title: Control system responsive to relation between friction coefficient and wheel rotational speed for a wheel
Patent Number: 7,937,203

Inventors: Mears; Sarah Jane (Kingswood, GB)
Title: Use of conductor compositions in electronic circuits
Patent Number: 7,935,168

Inventors: Meeks; Steven W. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Material independent optical profilometer
Patent Number: 7,218,391

Inventors: Meintschel; Jens (Esslingen, DE), Romheld; Tilmann (Waiblingen, DE), Schroer; Dietmar (Remseck, DE), Stolk; Thomas (Kirchheim, DE), Gaisberg-Helfenberg; Alexander von (Beilstein, DE)
Title: Internal combustion engine having a variable compression ratio
Patent Number: 7,934,475

Inventors: Meister; Douglas L. (Loganville, GA), Sturbaum; Ray D. (Loganville, GA)
Title: Connector insert for preventing contamination
Patent Number: 7,217,146

Inventors: Melkes; Mario (Koppl, AT), Schieren; Jurgen (Munchen, DE)
Title: Lighted blocking beam
Patent Number: 9,024,515

Inventors: Men; Li (Richmond, CA), Men; Boxu (Richmond, CA)
Title: System and method for queuing players of casino games for rebates
Patent Number: 9,022,856

Inventors: Mendel; Jacob (Kibbutz Givat Brenner, IL), Potievsky; Alexander (Kfar Saba, IL)
Title: System for monitoring an operation of a device
Patent Number: 9,027,124

Inventors: Mendez De La Cuesta; Rafael Ma (Madrid, ES)
Title: Device for cleaning photovoltaic panels and solar thermal panels
Patent Number: 9,022,048

Inventors: Meng; Fan Ping (Beijing, CN), Qin; Yong (Zhongguan Cun, CN), Shi; Qin (Beijing, CN), Shuang; Zhi Wei (Beijing, CN)
Title: Audio archive generation and presentation
Patent Number: 9,025,736

Inventors: Meng; Xiaoqiao (Los Angeles, CA), Aceves; J. J. Garcia Luna (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Self-improving channel-access protocol for ad-hoc networks
Patent Number: 7,937,060

Inventors: Meredith; L. Gregory (Seattle, WA), Bjorg; Steve (Redmond, WA), Richter; David (Seattle, WA)
Title: Operational semantics rules for governing evolution of processes and queries as processes
Patent Number: 7,216,335

Inventors: Meyder; Volkhart (Furth / Odenwald, DE), Pankoke; Steffen (Erlenbach, DE), Muller; Dieter (Wurzburg, DE)
Title: Method and device for analyzing the effects of the vibrations of a vehicle acting on a person
Patent Number: 7,937,241

Inventors: Meyer; Dallas W. (Danville, CA)
Title: Self-servo writing using recording head micropositioner
Patent Number: 7,218,471

Inventors: Meyer; James H. (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Composition and method for control of diabetes
Patent Number: 9,023,408

Inventors: Meyer; John W. (Cascade, MT), Jacobe; Doug (Cascade, MT)
Title: Sand and divot replacer with quick release top
Patent Number: 7,216,785

Inventors: Meyer; Matthew J. (Versailles, OH), Earley; Ronald E. (New Carlisle, OH)
Title: Lighted mounting apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,637

Inventors: Mhetar; Vijay R. (Slingerlands, NY), Rajamani; Vijay (Slingerlands, NY), Rexius; Kristopher (Waterford, MI), Sato; Sho (Tochigi-ken, JP), Tai; Xiangyang (Tochigi-ken, JP)
Title: Abrasion resistant electrical wire
Patent Number: 7,217,886

Inventors: Michaud; Donald A. (Marblehead, MA)
Title: Transition assemblies for building opening
Patent Number: 9,021,753

Inventors: Michiels; Wilhelmus Petrus Adrianus Johannus (Eindhoven, NL), Gorissen; Paulus Mathias Hubertus Mechtildis Antonius (Eindhoven, NL), Skoric; Boris (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Data security
Patent Number: 9,025,765

Inventors: Miettinen; Tero Petteri (Oulu, FI), Tormanen; Antti Ilmari (Oulunsalo, FI), Rauhala; Antti Johannes (Oulu, FI), Kaukoranta; Mika Petteri (Sipoo, FI), Kallio; Tommi Matias Eemeli (Oulu, FI)
Title: Apparatus and method for handling valid protocol data units
Patent Number: 9,025,433

Inventors: Mihashi; Toshifumi (Tokyo, JP), Hirohara; Yoko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Eye characteristic measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,216,980

Inventors: Mikuriya; Yoshihiro (Nishinomiya, JP), Nozaki; Tsuyoshi (Ikeda, JP), Hagi; Masayuki (Mino, JP), Yamamoto; Atsushi (Kawanishi, JP), Sekiguchi; Yoshitaka (Nishinomiya, JP), Nozaki; Chiyoshi (Otsu, JP)
Title: Toner comprising core layer and shell layer
Patent Number: 7,217,488

Inventors: Miller; Donald C. (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,217,219

Inventors: Miller; Henry (Oklahoma City, OK)
Title: Fishing line float and spool device
Patent Number: 9,021,736

Inventors: Miller; Steven A. (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Laser-assisted alignment of multi-station flexographic printing system
Patent Number: 9,021,952

Inventors: Mills; David R. (Palo Alto, CA), Schramek; Philipp (Starnberg, DE), Degraaff; David B. (Mountain View, CA), Johnson; Peter L. (Mountain View, CA), Hoermann; Alexander (Menlo Park, CA), Johnson; Lars R. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Linear Fresnel solar arrays and drives therefor
Patent Number: 9,022,020

Inventors: Milne; Arthur (Buenos Aires, AR), Lastre Buelvas; Manuel Jose (Bogota, CO)
Title: Method and composition to increase viscosity of crosslinked polymer fluids
Patent Number: 7,935,661

Inventors: Mims; Darla (Atlanta, GA), Mims; Clarence (Atlanta, GA)
Title: In-cart grocery tabulation system and associated method
Patent Number: 7,934,647

Inventors: Minami; Kohji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Simulated sunlight irradiation apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,589

Inventors: Minamoto; Toshiharu (Ishikawa-ken, JP)
Title: Lateral type semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,217,975

Inventors: Misawa; Tomonari (Yokohama, JP), Sakita; Koichi (Akashi, JP)
Title: Plasma display panel, and substrate assembly of plasma display panel
Patent Number: 7,934,969

Inventors: Mishima; Ryuichi (Machida, JP), Shimotsusa; Mineo (Machida, JP), Naruse; Hiroaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of a photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 7,935,557

Inventors: Mishra; Umesh K. (Montecito, CA), Pei; Yi (Goleta, CA), Rajan; Siddharth (Goleta, CA), Wong; Man Hoi (Goleta, CA)
Title: N-face high electron mobility transistors with low buffer leakage and low parasitic resistance
Patent Number: 7,935,985

Inventors: Mitani; Atsuyuki (Ube, JP), Sakata; Shin-ichi (Ube, JP), Fujii; Itsuhiro (Ube, JP)
Title: Light-emitting diode, light-emitting diode substrate and production method of light-emitting diode
Patent Number: 7,935,973

Inventors: Mitchell; William S. (McKenzie, TN)
Title: Aeration device for use as a diffuser
Patent Number: 7,934,706

Inventors: Miyakawa; Tadashi (Yokohama, JP), Takashima; Daisaburo (Yokohama, JP), Shiratake; Shinichiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Integrated circuit device provided with series-connected TC parallel unit ferroelectric memory and method for testing the same
Patent Number: 7,218,546

Inventors: Miyake; Masayasu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Asymmetric radio access network, and associated method, for communicating data at high data rates
Patent Number: 7,215,964

Inventors: Miyamoto; Michikazu (Tsukuba-gun, JP), Harihara; Nobuo (Tsukuba-gun, JP), Sawada; Takayuki (Tsukuba-gun, JP)
Title: Multistage stroke cylinder apparatus
Patent Number: 7,216,580

Inventors: Miyamoto; Takahito (Toyokawa, JP)
Title: Transfer belt and image-forming apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,215,913

Inventors: Miyata; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tsunoda; Yukito (Kawasaki, JP), Nakazawa; Tadao (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Acousto-optic device and fabrication method of acousto-optic device
Patent Number: 7,218,797

Inventors: Miyata; Yasuhito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Airbag apparatus, motorcycle with airbag apparatus
Patent Number: 7,216,893

Inventors: Miyazaki; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Interactive whiteboards and programs
Patent Number: 9,024,901

Inventors: Mizoguchi; Masanori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for registering palm pattern impression
Patent Number: 7,215,796

Inventors: Mizuguchi; Hiroshi (Wako, JP), Takada; Hideaki (Wako, JP)
Title: Outboard motor shift device
Patent Number: 7,217,167

Inventors: Mizukawa; Yoichi (Hyogo, JP), Miyauchi; Koji (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Heating unit for heating a workpiece with light-absorbing heat conducting layer
Patent Number: 7,218,847

Inventors: Mizuno; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Video reproduction apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,963

Inventors: Mizuno; Satoshi (Ome, JP)
Title: Disk control system and method
Patent Number: 7,216,199

Inventors: Mizuno; Shigeru (Delmar, NY), Sakuma; Takashi (Yamanashi, JP), Mizusawa; Yasushi (Yamanashi, JP)
Title: Method and system for improving sidewall coverage in a deposition system
Patent Number: 7,935,393

Inventors: Mizuta; Kohei (Kyoto, JP), Yabugami; Akio (Kyoto, JP), Tsujii; Hiroaki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: LED illumination device
Patent Number: 9,022,600

Inventors: Mobley; Steven Ross (Park City, UT)
Title: Nasal septal splint and methods for using same
Patent Number: 9,022,963

Inventors: Mochida; Sadayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Kashiwagi; Shinichi (Shizuoka, JP), Sekimoto; Takashi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Printer-labeler and labeler
Patent Number: 7,935,199

Inventors: Moestl; Matthias (Vienna, AT)
Title: Method for controlling a relational database system
Patent Number: 7,937,390

Inventors: Mohanty; Saraju P. (Denton, TX), Kougianos; Elias (Denton, TX), Zheng; Geng (Denton, TX)
Title: Intelligent metamodel integrated Verilog-AMS for fast and accurate analog block design exploration
Patent Number: 9,026,964

Inventors: Mohr; Marion (Bonn, DE)
Title: Vacuum mattress
Patent Number: 9,021,640

Inventors: Molander; John C. (Cincinnati, OH), Johnson; Larry K. (Milford, OH)
Title: Absorbent article with tension-dividing side panels
Patent Number: 7,217,260

Inventors: Moll; Hans-Peter (Dresden, DE), Lepper; Marco (Dresden, DE), Graf; Werner (Dresden, DE)
Title: Top corner rounding by implant-enhanced wet etching
Patent Number: 9,023,709

Inventors: Moll; Laurent (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Switch operation scheduling mechanism with concurrent connection and queue scheduling
Patent Number: 7,218,638

Inventors: Mondal; Sanjoy K. (San Marcos, TX), Farrell; Robert L. (Rancho Cordova, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for decoding a virtual machine control structure identification
Patent Number: 7,937,525

Inventors: Moniz; Thomas O. (Loveland, OH), Spinosa; Kelly Sue (West Chester, OH), Orlando; Robert J. (West Chester, OH), Viars; Philip Robert (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Air directing assembly and method of assembling the same
Patent Number: 7,934,901

Inventors: Montaron; Bernard (Saint Marcel-Paulel, FR)
Title: Gas cutting borehole drilling apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,139

Inventors: Moody; David J. (Fife, GB), Wiffen; Jonathan W. (Craigavon, GB)
Title: Process and intermediate compounds useful in the preparation of statins, particularly rosuvastatin
Patent Number: 9,024,025

Inventors: Moon; Seung-Hyeon (Gwangju, KR), Kim; Gha-Young (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Tyrosinase enzyme electrode and production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,935,233

Inventors: Moore; Charles H. (Sierra City, CA)
Title: System and method for intercommunication between computers in an array
Patent Number: 7,937,557

Inventors: Moore; Eric (Boulder, CO), McLeod; Robert (Boulder, CO)
Title: Spectral phase analysis for precision ranging
Patent Number: 9,025,160

Inventors: Moore; Marcella L. (Florissant, MO)
Title: Colostomy bag belt
Patent Number: 7,935,097

Inventors: Moore; Robert C. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for improving statistical word alignment models
Patent Number: 7,219,051

Inventors: Moore; Scott Keegan (Flagstaff, AZ)
Title: Modular Building System
Patent Number: 9,022,831

Inventors: Moore; Thomas M. (Dallas, TX), Amador; Gonzalo (Dallas, TX), Zaykova-Feldman; Lyudmila (Dallas, TX)
Title: Method of forming TEM sample holder
Patent Number: 7,935,937

Inventors: Morgan; Alan (Munich, DE)
Title: Built off self test (BOST) in the kerf
Patent Number: 7,219,286

Inventors: Mori; Kaoru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory and method for testing the same
Patent Number: 7,937,630

Inventors: Mori; Kenichiro (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus, exposure method, and device fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,936,442

Inventors: Mori; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Rubbing roll orientation processor for liquid crystal display manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,218,368

Inventors: Mori; Shinya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Network system and information processing method
Patent Number: 9,027,090

Inventors: Morinaga; Yasutaka (Kawasaki, JP), Hayase; Shigenori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Access point and interference control method
Patent Number: 9,025,549

Inventors: Morioka; Junko (Mitsukaido, JP), Ookawa; Takayuki (Mitsukaido, JP), Yamamoto; Tomoya (Mitsukaido, JP), Tachibana; Yukiko (Mitsukaido, JP), Inoue; Hitoshi (Mitsukaido, JP)
Title: Inkjet printer ink
Patent Number: 7,216,965

Inventors: Morita; Ikuo (Tokyo, JP), Akiyoshi; Kazunari (Tokyo, JP), Nomura; Shinichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liposome and method for injecting substance to cell using this liposome
Patent Number: 9,023,384

Inventors: Morita; Toshiaki (Wakayama, JP), Nishitani; Hirokazu (Wakayama, JP), Inumaki; Masanori (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Yarn feeding apparatus of weft knitting machine
Patent Number: 7,218,988

Inventors: Moriwaka; Tomoaki (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing crystalline semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,935,584

Inventors: Moriya; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Yamashita; Asao (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Filtration filter and production method therefor
Patent Number: 9,022,225

Inventors: Morrow; Patrick (Portland, OR), Kloster; Grant (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Sealed three dimensional metal bonded integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,217,595

Inventors: Morscheck; Timothy John (Portage, MI)
Title: Continuously variable stepped transmission
Patent Number: 7,217,214

Inventors: Morton; John Stephen (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Cost effective automated preparation and coating methodology for large surfaces
Patent Number: 7,934,467

Inventors: Morvillo; Robert A. (Belmont, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling a waterjet-driven marine vessel
Patent Number: 7,216,599

Inventors: Mossberg; Thomas W. (Eugene, OR), Greiner; Christoph M. (Eugene, OR), Iazikov; Dmitri (Eugene, OR)
Title: Decorative, ornamental, or jewelry articles having arrays of diffraction gratings
Patent Number: 9,025,247

Inventors: Mower; Michael L. (Pine City, NY)
Title: Arc brake
Patent Number: 7,216,744

Inventors: Moyer; William C. (Dripping Springs, TX), Scott; Jeffrey W. (Austin, TX)
Title: Metric for selective branch target buffer (BTB) allocation
Patent Number: 7,937,573

Inventors: Muehlebach; Michel (Stein, CH), Schaetzer; Jurgen Harry (Stein, CH)
Title: 1, 8-diazaspiro [4.5] decane-2, 4-dione derivatives useful as pesticides
Patent Number: 9,023,760

Inventors: Muggah; William David (Sydney, CA)
Title: Patient isolation module and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,934,981

Inventors: Muhanna; Nabil L. (Gainesville, GA)
Title: Vertebral body replacement
Patent Number: 9,023,107

Inventors: Mui; Alfred K. (Fremont, CA), Chow; Christopher M. (Redwood City, CA), Khelghati; Hojat (San Jose, CA), Azim; Jalal O. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing XDSL pseudo links
Patent Number: 7,936,679

Inventors: Mullen; Miriam B. (St. Petersburg, FL)
Title: Bottle nipple system
Patent Number: 7,934,612

Inventors: Muller; Norbert (Haslett, MI), Iancu; Florin Valcriu (Lansing, MI), Akbari; Pezhman (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Ultra-micro gas turbine
Patent Number: 7,934,368

Inventors: Multerer; Boyd C. (Seattle, WA), Chen; Ling Tony (Bellevue, WA), Anderson; Darren L. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Multiple user authentication for online console-based gaming
Patent Number: 7,218,739

Inventors: Munguia; Peter R. (Chandler, AZ), Gilsdorf; Kyle D. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Variable sized flash memory in PCI
Patent Number: 7,216,211

Inventors: Munro; Graham A. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Portable collapsible sports goal and carrying case
Patent Number: 9,022,885

Inventors: Murakami; Naho (Toyokawa, JP), Ito; Koichi (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Ophthalmic laser treatment apparatus
Patent Number: 9,023,017

Inventors: Murakami; Sohji (Kitakyushu, JP), Yahara; Haruki (Kitakyushu, JP), Kamo; Mitsunori (Kitakyushu, JP), Ohto; Motomichi (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Rotating electrical machine
Patent Number: 9,024,498

Inventors: Muramatsu; Shigeru (Mori-machi, JP)
Title: Control apparatus with operator member controllable by reactive force
Patent Number: 7,217,881

Inventors: Muramatsu; Yasuhiro (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Multi-chamber container
Patent Number: 7,935,101

Inventors: Murphy; Howard L. (Gretna, LA), Gardner; Thomas F. (Metairie, LA)
Title: Sports bag with integral transportation system
Patent Number: 7,934,729

Inventors: Muse; Dorothy (Silver Springs, MD)
Title: Key holder
Patent Number: 9,024,718

Inventors: Mutharasan; Rajakkannu (West Chester, PA), Maraldo; David R. (Gilbertsville, PA), Rijal; Kishan (Harleysville, PA), Campbell; Gossett Augustus (Conshohocken, PA)
Title: Controlling accumulation of select adsorbers on a piezoelectric cantilever sensor
Patent Number: 7,935,191

Inventors: Muti; Alessandro (Redmond, WA), Moore; Brian J. (Redmond, WA), Ciccone; Anthony Andreas (Bellevue, WA), Shah; Darshatkumar A. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for modifying an information transfer request
Patent Number: 7,216,180

Inventors: Mutoh; Shigehiro (Anjo, JP)
Title: Navigation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,937,218

Inventors: Myers; Gary (Sartell, MN)
Title: Vertically integrated aquaculture system
Patent Number: 9,021,987

Inventors: Myrick; Thomas M. (Maidens, VA)
Title: Rock core removal method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,934,568

Inventors: Nagahara; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Shiba; Kazutoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Hamanaka; Nobuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Usami; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Yokoyama; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,217,654

Inventors: Nagao; Kazuhiro (Kuzuu-machi, JP)
Title: Component feeding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,216,790

Inventors: Nagao; Masayoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Yoshida; Tomoya (Tsukuba, JP), Neo; Yoichiro (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Field emission device
Patent Number: 9,024,544

Inventors: Nagao; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image data management system and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 7,218,769

Inventors: Nagatomo; Hiroaki (Tsushima, JP), Saito; Kimitaka (Nagoya, JP), Kuroyanagi; Masatoshi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Fuel injection valve
Patent Number: 7,216,632

Inventors: Nagura; Akihiro (Nagakute, JP)
Title: Paper sheet separating and accumulating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,934,716

Inventors: Nair; Balakrishnan G. (Sandy, UT), Nachlas; Jesse A. (Salt Lake City, UT), Middlemas; Michael (Murry, UT)
Title: No.sub.x gas sensor method and device
Patent Number: 7,217,355

Inventors: Naito; Hidehiro (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Watabe; Masato (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Ogawa; Masahide (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Nakatake; Shinji (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method for object recognition
Patent Number: 9,025,816

Inventors: Naitou; Ryuusuke (Osaka, JP), Usui; Hideyuki (Osaka, JP), Mochizuki; Amane (Osaka, JP)
Title: Process for producing optical waveguide
Patent Number: 7,215,862

Inventors: Nakada; Yoshinori (Hitachinaka, JP), Koshihara; Shunsuke (Hitachinaka, JP), Tamochi; Ryuichirou (Hitachinaka, JP), Hosoya; Yayoi (Mito, JP), Morokuma; Hidetoshi (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Scanning electron microscope
Patent Number: 7,217,925

Inventors: Nakaegawa; Tohru (Nagareyama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,026,016

Inventors: Nakajima; Nobuo (Tokyo, JP), Gyoda; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Shibuya; Eiji (Kobe, JP), Onomatsu; Takehiro (Osaka, JP), Yoshimura; Hideto (Osaka, JP)
Title: Smart antenna
Patent Number: 7,936,316

Inventors: Nakajima; Setsuo (Atsugi, JP), Shiga; Aiko (Atsugi, JP), Makita; Naoki (Osaka, JP), Matsuo; Takuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device and semiconductor manufacturing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,217,952

Inventors: Nakajima; Wataru (Tokyo-To, JP), Oikawa; Takuya (Tokyo-To, JP), Inoue; Hisashi (Tokyo-To, JP)
Title: Vertical thermal processing apparatus and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,935,188

Inventors: Nakamura; Mika (Osaka, JP), Taoka; Hiroki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Display control circuit and display system
Patent Number: 7,936,350

Inventors: Nakamura; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Imai; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Fukunaga; Yoko (Kanagawa, JP), Maehara; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Transreflective LCD having color adjusting windows substantially same size and shape, but different in number in at least 2 different colors
Patent Number: 7,218,366

Inventors: Nakamura; Tadashi (Katano, JP), Itoh; Masanori (Moriguchi, JP), Hino; Yasumori (Ikoma, JP), Shimotashiro; Masafumi (Katano, JP)
Title: AV data recording apparatus and method, and disk recorded by the same
Patent Number: 7,218,844

Inventors: Nakamura; Yasuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Inspection apparatus and inspection method to determine a printed material defect portion based on a density difference of image data
Patent Number: 9,025,170

Inventors: Nakao; Fumiaki (Shizuoka, JP), Matsuo; Yoshio (Aichi, JP), Kitaoka; Mikio (Shizuoka, JP), Yamada; Katsuo (Shizuoka, JP), Sakamoto; Hiroshi (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Noncontact coupler
Patent Number: 7,218,196

Inventors: Nakata; Shigenori (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Katsuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Light irradiation device and inkjet printer
Patent Number: 7,934,802

Inventors: Nakaya; Yuichiro (Suginami-ku, JP)
Title: Recording medium having recorded thereon coded information using plus and/or minus rounding of images
Patent Number: 7,936,934

Inventors: Nakaya; Yuichiro (Suginami-ku, JP)
Title: Recording medium having recorded thereon coded information using plus and/or minus rounding of images
Patent Number: 7,936,935

Inventors: Nakayama; Masao (Suwa, JP), Kijima; Takeshi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing ferroelectric capacitor, method for manufacturing ferroelectric memory, ferroelectric capacitor and ferroelectric memory
Patent Number: 7,217,576

Inventors: Nakayama; Mitsuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image scanner and an optical character recognition system using said image scanner
Patent Number: 7,218,780

Inventors: Namuduri; Chandra S. (Troy, MI), Li; Yunjun (West Bloomfield, MI), Talty; Timothy J. (Beverly Hills, MI), Elliott; Robert B. (Waterford, MI), McMahon; Nancy (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Harvesting energy from vehicular vibrations using piezoelectric devices
Patent Number: 7,936,113

Inventors: Nan; Simon Siu Man (Richmond Hill, CA)
Title: Massage apparatus having a sleeve with a lubrication well
Patent Number: 9,022,925

Inventors: Nanamura; Roberto N. (Charlotte, NC), Abujamra; Clemans (Charlotte, NC)
Title: On-demand software service system and method
Patent Number: 7,937,458

Inventors: Nanda; Sanjiv (Ramona, CA)
Title: Routing communications in an ad hoc network
Patent Number: 7,937,088

Inventors: Nandy; Andreas (Hamburg, DE), Fiebig; Helmut (Schwarzenbeck, DE), Cromwell; Oliver (Suesel-Fassendorf, DE)
Title: DNA sequence, and recombinant preparation of group 4 major allergens from cereals
Patent Number: 7,935,347

Inventors: Napierala; Maria (Ocean, NJ)
Title: Methods and apparatus to dynamically store network routes for a communication network
Patent Number: 7,936,754

Inventors: Nashida; Tatsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Motoki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Information providing apparatus and information providing method to create a recommended menu
Patent Number: 7,937,726

Inventors: Nasu; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Toru (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Snapshot volume generational management for snapshot copy operations using differential data
Patent Number: 9,026,753

Inventors: Naumann; Karin (Ober-Olm, DE), Ritter; Simone (Mainz, DE), Ott; Franz (Mitterteich, DE), Stappen; Herbert (Harxheim, DE)
Title: Solarization stable borosilicate glass and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,217,673

Inventors: Naya; Hidemitsu (Tokyo, JP), Hashimoto; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Kawano; Masamichi (Ibaraki, JP), Tomiyoshi; Rikio (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor manufacturing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,985

Inventors: Negishi; Akiyoshi (Nishikamo-gun, JP), Kibe; Kazuya (Aichi-gun, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,219,002

Inventors: Negishi; Satoshi (Yokosuka, JP), Tokunaga; Kunihiko (Yokohama, JP), Itou; Hitoshi (Yokohama, JP), Kawanobe; Yumi (Yokohama, JP), Itagaki; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method for producing regenerated clay, regenerated clay, and method for producing purified fats and oils
Patent Number: 9,023,749

Inventors: Nelson; Lawrence M. (Burke, VA), Tong; Zhi-Bin (Potomac, MD)
Title: Human gene critical to fertility
Patent Number: 7,217,811

Inventors: Nelson; Preston (West Linn, OR)
Title: Top-loading adjustable weight kettlebell system
Patent Number: 9,022,906

Inventors: Neto; Manoel Alvaro de Freitas Lins (Maceio, BR), Caetano; Luiz Carlos (Maceio, BR), Neto; Pedro Accioly de Sa Peixoto (Maceio, BR), Da Silva; Zenaldo Porfirio (Maceio, BR)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition using stryphnodendron extracts for treating HPV infections
Patent Number: 9,023,405

Inventors: Nettelmann; Marc (Garbsen, DE), Grotendorst; Jorg (Garbsen, DE)
Title: Method for controlling the functions of an electronic driving stability program for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,937,205

Inventors: Newman; Anthony E. (Shakopee, MN)
Title: Odor absorbing system and method
Patent Number: 7,934,268

Inventors: Newsome; Christopher (Cambridge, GB), Kawase; Takeo (Suwa, JP)
Title: Inkjet deposition apparatus and method with horizontal and vertical axes deviation correction
Patent Number: 7,217,438

Inventors: Ng; Bee Yee (Pahang, MY), Ang; Boon Jin (Penang, MY)
Title: Techniques for implementing hardwired decoders in differential input circuits
Patent Number: 7,218,141

Inventors: Nguyen Phuoc; Ving Tung (Boulogne Billancourt, FR), Jadot; Fabrice (Pacy sur Eure, FR)
Title: Method and system for limiting the current output by a speed controller operating according to a U/F control law
Patent Number: 7,218,074

Inventors: Nguyen; Philip D. (Duncan, OK)
Title: Methods of completing wells for controlling water and particulate production
Patent Number: 7,934,557

Inventors: Nguyen; Scott Vinh (Houston, TX)
Title: Leak detection in circulated fluid systems for heating subsurface formations
Patent Number: 9,022,109

Inventors: Nguyen; Thanh V. (Santa Ana, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling a line side impedance in a network device
Patent Number: 9,024,701

Inventors: Ni; Cheng (Shenzhen, CN), Cao; Hui (Shenyang, CN), Chen; Jin Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Ren; Zhong You (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Shimmed magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and shimming method therefor
Patent Number: 7,218,114

Inventors: Nichols; David (Armonk, NY)
Title: Marketing/fundraising/reward system and method
Patent Number: 7,934,661

Inventors: Niekawa; Yukihiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Inkjet printer and recording heads unit
Patent Number: 7,216,955

Inventors: Nielson; Colleen (Westlake Village, CA)
Title: Interchangeable adornments for chandeliers and the like
Patent Number: 7,217,014

Inventors: Niemeyer; Mary Catherine (Austin, TX)
Title: Hand sweatband
Patent Number: 9,021,613

Inventors: Nien; Chung-Yueh (New Taipei, TW), Cheng; Yu-Chih (New Taipei, TW), Chiang; Hsiao-Long (Taipei, TW)
Title: Control device
Patent Number: 9,024,873

Inventors: Nikles; John A. (Findlay, OH)
Title: Composition, system, and method for abatement of airborne contaminants
Patent Number: 9,023,304

Inventors: Nikoulina; Vassilina (Grenoble, FR), Clinchant; Stephane (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Lexical and phrasal feature domain adaptation in statistical machine translation
Patent Number: 9,026,425

Inventors: Nimura; Hiroshi (Makinohara, JP), Mori; Azusa (Makinohara, JP), Ueda; Yoshiro (Makinohara, JP)
Title: Blood purification apparatus and method for blood purification
Patent Number: 7,935,249

Inventors: Nishi; Kazuo (Yamanashi, JP), Sugawara; Yuusuke (Yamanashi, JP), Takahashi; Hironobu (Yamanashi, JP), Arao; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion device and manufacturing method of the same, and a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,936,037

Inventors: Nishida; Isao (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method
Patent Number: 7,934,824

Inventors: Nishimaki; Tatsuo (Mutsumoto, JP)
Title: Power source device
Patent Number: 7,218,538

Inventors: Nishimura; Kazuhito (Nankoku, JP), Sasaoka; Hideki (Kochi, JP)
Title: Deposition apparatus and deposition method
Patent Number: 7,935,548

Inventors: Nishimura; Takuya (Osaka, JP), Iitsuka; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP), Yamada; Masazumi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Data transfer method
Patent Number: 7,218,736

Inventors: Nisley; Donald L. (Greenville, SC)
Title: Shaft coupling system and method
Patent Number: 7,217,193

Inventors: Nittani; Susumu (Shizuoka, JP), Yokomori; Kanji (Kanagawa, JP), Tsuduki; Masatomo (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Developing device, and process cartridge maintaining position of developing roller, and image forming apparatus using these
Patent Number: 7,215,909

Inventors: Noda; Ippei (Ikeda, JP)
Title: Switching regulator configured to detect and shutdown reverse current
Patent Number: 7,936,158

Inventors: Noda; Toshiyuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Image projection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,934,839

Inventors: Noelle; Frederic (Saint Nazaire les Eymes, FR), Joest; Rolf Helmut (Duisburg-Reinhaussen Allemagne, DE), Anderegg; Peter (Winterthur, CH)
Title: Machine for the production of non-woven material, adjustment procedure for the same and non-woven material produced thus
Patent Number: 7,935,644

Inventors: Noguchi; Tomio (Suntou-gun, JP)
Title: Color electrophotographic image forming apparatus having a cartridge supporting member
Patent Number: 9,026,000

Inventors: Nohsho; Shinji (Numazu, JP), Yanagawa; Yoshiki (Numazu, JP)
Title: Scorotron corona charger, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,937,025

Inventors: Nomoto; Mineo (Yokohama, JP), Katsuta; Daiske (Yokohama, JP), Asano; Toshio (Hiroshima, JP), Sakai; Kaoru (Yokohama, JP), Taguchi; Tetsuo (Hitachi, JP), Tanaka; Isao (Tokai, JP)
Title: Nondestructive inspection method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,215,807

Inventors: Nomura; Sumihiro (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Yasuo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Indole derivatives
Patent Number: 7,935,674

Inventors: Nonami; Takayuki (Amagasaki, JP)
Title: Portable radio communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,916

Inventors: Norstrom; Hans (Solna, SE), Johansson; Ted (Djursholm, SE)
Title: Semiconductor fabrication process, lateral PNP transistor, and integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,217,609

Inventors: Nowak; Ronald H. (Longmeadow, MA), Mann; Jeffrey S. (Windsor, CT)
Title: Multiple segment ceramic fuel nozzle tip
Patent Number: 7,216,594

Inventors: Noyel; Guillaume (Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, FR), Zanella; Jean-Paul (Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, FR), Joly; Alexandre (Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, FR)
Title: Method for determining markings in relief on the outer surface of the sidewall of a tyre
Patent Number: 9,025,853

Inventors: Nozawa; Hiroshi (Uji, JP), Koyama; Shinzo (Kyoto, JP), Fujimori; Yoshikazu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Switch matrix circuit, logical operation circuit, and switch circuit
Patent Number: 7,218,142

Inventors: Nozu; Satoshi (Ebina, JP), Furuta; Tatsuo (Kawasaki, JP), Nishida; Takehito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid discharge head and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,935,264

Inventors: Nuesser; Peter (Berlin, DE), Mueller; Johannes (Berlin, DE), Peters; Hans-Erhard (Berlin, DE), Mueller; Joerg (Berlin, DE), Neumann; Werner (Berlin, DE), Graichen; Kurt (Berlin, DE), Arndt; Andreas (Berlin, DE)
Title: Device for axially conveying fluids
Patent Number: 7,934,909

Inventors: Numata; Hidetoshi (Saiwai-ku, JP), Tokunari; Masao (Saiwai-ku, JP)
Title: Method of forming single-mode polymer waveguide array connector
Patent Number: 9,023,256

Inventors: Nuno; Katsuhiko (Yokosukashi, JP)
Title: Lens barrel, camera and portable information terminal
Patent Number: 7,218,460

Inventors: O'Brien; Timothy J. (Little Rock, AR), Cannon; Martin J. (Little Rock, AR), Santin; Alessandro (Little Rock, AR)
Title: Methods for the early diagnosis of ovarian cancer
Patent Number: 7,935,531

Inventors: O'Connor; D'Arcy (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Bicycle with rear suspension
Patent Number: 7,216,883

Inventors: O'Neal; Robert T (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Asymmetric body armor
Patent Number: 9,021,612

Inventors: O'Neill; Alan (Henley Beach, AU)
Title: Communications security methods for supporting end-to-end security associations
Patent Number: 7,937,578

Inventors: Obara; Mitsuhiko (Fussa, JP), Mukaiyama; Toshikazu (Nishitama-gun, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus having receiving device that receives video data
Patent Number: 7,936,827

Inventors: Obuchi; Kazuhisa (Kawasaki, JP), Okamoto; Shinya (Fukuoka, JP), Soejima; Yoshinori (Fukuoka, JP), Otonari; Akihide (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Radio communication apparatus and transmission method
Patent Number: 7,936,735

Inventors: Ochiai; Katsumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Format control circuit and semiconductor test device
Patent Number: 7,216,281

Inventors: Ogawa; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP), Takemae; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Okajima; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP), Endo; Tetsuhiko (Kawasaki, JP), Matsuzaki; Yasuro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory
Patent Number: 7,937,645

Inventors: Oglesby; Kenneth Doyle (Tulsa, OK)
Title: Inverted drainholes and the method for producing from inverted drainholes
Patent Number: 7,934,563

Inventors: Ogo; Yoichi (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Harada; Koushi (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Nakamura; Kenji (Shinjuku-ku, JP)
Title: Plastic lens
Patent Number: 9,022,585

Inventors: Ohmura; Yuuji (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method of forming image
Patent Number: 9,025,978

Inventors: Ohno; Tomoyuki (Zama, JP), Shibamiya; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Recording control apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,937,730

Inventors: Ohta; Genichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Imamura; Daichi (Kanagawa, JP), Takakusaki; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP), Uesugi; Mitsuru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Modulation apparatus, modulation method, and demodulation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,811

Inventors: Ohtsu; Shinki (Hitachinaka, JP), Yoshimizu; Chikai (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Pulse torque generator and power tool having the same
Patent Number: 7,216,723

Inventors: Oikawa; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Kaneko; Mineo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink jet head having heat accumulation layer and protection film method of driving thereof and ink jet recording apparatus provided therewith
Patent Number: 7,216,961

Inventors: Oishi; Harumichi (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Mikiharu (Tokyo, JP), Ono; Masashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fishing reel
Patent Number: 7,216,825

Inventors: Ojala; Pasi (Kirkkonummi, FI)
Title: Apparatus and method for adjusting spatial cue information of a multichannel audio signal
Patent Number: 9,025,775

Inventors: Okamoto; Shinya (Fukuoka, JP), Soejima; Yoshinori (Fukuoka, JP), Otonari; Akihide (Fukuoka, JP), Obuchi; Kazuhisa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,733

Inventors: Okamoto; Tetsuo (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Music content using apparatus
Patent Number: 7,937,327

Inventors: Okamura; Nobuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kameyama; Makoto (Chiba, JP), Okamoto; Tadashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Management method of probe carrier, probe carrier manufacturing apparatus and probe carrier managing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,216,042

Inventors: Okawa; Motokazu (Kita-ku, Tokyo 115-0045, JP)
Title: Advertisement using cellular phone
Patent Number: 7,218,956

Inventors: Okazaki; Takashi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Image-pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,396

Inventors: Okita; Koichi (Yokohama, JP), Kurata; Ryosuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication network and software upgrading method
Patent Number: 7,937,078

Inventors: Okita; Koichi (Yokohama, JP), Kurata; Ryosuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication network and software upgrading method
Patent Number: 7,937,079

Inventors: Oksman; Vladimir (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Network retransmission protocols using a proxy node
Patent Number: 9,025,449

Inventors: Okubo; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Kuroda; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication network system and mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,937,084

Inventors: Okuda; Teruaki (Tokyo, JP), Nagase; Yoshiyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Tokutake; Nobuo (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Asako (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording medium and ink jet recording method
Patent Number: 7,935,397

Inventors: Okuda; Yuichi (Higashimurayama, JP), Kokubo; Masaru (Hanno, JP), Nakagome; Yoshinobu (Hamura, JP), Yahata; Hideharu (Inagii, JP), Miyashita; Hiroki (Higashimurayama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,936,621

Inventors: Ollman; Melvin L. (Marco Island, FL)
Title: Structural truss with crimp/clamp
Patent Number: 7,934,348

Inventors: Olschewski; Frank (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Method for user training for a scanning microscope, scanning microscope, and software program for user training for a scanning microscope
Patent Number: 7,218,762

Inventors: Olsen; James M. (Plymouth, MN), Morris; Mary M. (Mounds View, MN), Hegland; Michael (Mounds View, MN), Blanco; Justin A. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Pressure relief methods in a medical catheter system
Patent Number: 7,217,251

Inventors: Omino; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Work assistance system, terminal, method and program
Patent Number: 9,024,257

Inventors: Ondricek; Douglas S. (Dallas, TX), Pedersen; David V. (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Method for processing an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,217,580

Inventors: Ono; Koichi (Yokosuka, JP), Kanesaki; Takayuki (Hitachinaka, JP), Nishijima; Hideo (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for recording and playing back monitored video data
Patent Number: 7,218,834

Inventors: Ono; Shin-ichi (Shizuoka, JP), Hiraoka; Kiyoshi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Cytotoxic assay and new established cell line of sturgeon origin
Patent Number: 7,217,564

Inventors: Ono; Tachio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data transmission system and apparatus for copying or backup
Patent Number: 7,936,474

Inventors: Onomura; Kenichi (Nishitokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing method and device
Patent Number: 7,936,940

Inventors: Opshaug; Guttorm R. (Redwood City, CA), Werner; Benjamin A. (San Carlos, CA), Gao; Weihua (San Jose, CA)
Title: Base station positioning using Doppler observables, position, and velocity
Patent Number: 9,026,151

Inventors: Orava; John E. (Benicia, CA)
Title: Nucleated cements and related methods
Patent Number: 9,023,148

Inventors: Orlowski; Marius K. (Austin, TX), Vartanian; Victor H. (Dripping Springs, TX)
Title: Processes for forming electronic devices including a semiconductor layer
Patent Number: 7,217,667

Inventors: Ormson; Richard (Berkshire, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for compensation of Doppler induced error in a mobile handset
Patent Number: 7,215,971

Inventors: Orr; Raymond K. (Kanata, CA), Liu; Yan-Fei (Kingston, CA)
Title: Distributed power supply arrangement
Patent Number: 7,936,088

Inventors: Ortega; Jesus Santoyo (Aguascalientes, MX), Duenas; Jose Luis (Aguascalientes, MX), Castillo; Rosa Elena (Aguascalientes, MX), Esquivel; Jesus (Aguascalientes, MX), Correa; Hugo C. (Rincon de Romos, MX), Campos; Mauricio (Aguascalientes, MX), De Luna; Salvador (Aguascalientes, MX), Esparza; Gilberto (Aguascalientes, MX)
Title: Instruction generating system and process via symbolic representations
Patent Number: 7,219,310

Inventors: Osada; Takeshi (Isehara, JP)
Title: Voltage controlled oscillator circuit, phase-locked loop circuit using the voltage controlled oscillator circuit, and semiconductor device provided with the same
Patent Number: 7,936,225

Inventors: Osakabe; Yuichi (Tochigi, JP), Ohsaki; Yoshinori (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Scanning exposure apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,218,379

Inventors: Osswald; John (Northbridge, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for increasing the scalability of Ethernet OAM
Patent Number: 7,936,680

Inventors: Osswald; John J. (Northbridge, MA), Friskney; Robert J. (Harlow, GB), Poon; Michael K. (Westford, MA), Balus; Florin S. (Cupertino, CA), Parry; Simon P. (Harlow, GB)
Title: Communicating data units in a communications network that provides failure protection
Patent Number: 9,025,441

Inventors: Otsuka; Katsumi (Kawasaki, JP), Sawasaki; Naoyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Yoku (Minato, JP), Nakajima; Tomohiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and display control method
Patent Number: 9,024,855

Inventors: Ounaies; Zoubeida (College Station, TX), Park; Cheol (Yorktown, VA), Harrison; Joycelyn S. (Hampton, VA), Holloway; Nancy M. (White Marsh, VA), Draughon; Gregory K. (Hampton, VA)
Title: Multilayer electroactive polymer composite material
Patent Number: 7,935,414

Inventors: Ovshinsky; Stanford R. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Corrigan; Dennis A. (Troy, MI), Venkatesan; Srinivasan (Southfield, MI), Dhar; Subhash K. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Holland; Arthur (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Fillmore; Donn (Waterford, MI), Higley; Lin (Troy, MI), Gow; Philippe (Windsor, CA), Himmler; Ronald (Sterling Heights, MI), Karditsas; Nick (Lincoln Park, MI), Laming; Kenneth (Columbus, MI), Osgood; Anthony (Lake Orion, MI)
Title: Mechanical and thermal improvements in metal hydride batteries, battery modules, and battery packs
Patent Number: 7,217,473

Inventors: Ozaki; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Bandwidth control apparatus, bandwidth control method, and bandwidth control system
Patent Number: 7,936,781

Inventors: Paden; Jon (Austin, TX), Sams; Bobby (Austin, TX), Joseph; Kurt M. (Austin, TX), Li; Wei (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Intelligently providing dialup access numbers using an automated voice response system
Patent Number: 7,936,862

Inventors: Padilla; Ricardo S. (Tucson, AZ), Sorenson; Todd C. (Tucson, AZ), Valverde; David V. (Tucson, AZ), He; Wang Ping (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Processing main cause errors and sympathetic errors in devices in a system
Patent Number: 9,026,852

Inventors: Padmanabhan; Mukund (White Plains, NY), Saon; George A. (Putnam Valley, NY), Zweig; Geoffrey G. (Greenwich, CT)
Title: Lattice-based unsupervised maximum likelihood linear regression for speaker adaptation
Patent Number: 7,216,077

Inventors: Pahuja; Dharampal Nandiram (Parel, IN), Jagtap; Vikram Sarjerao (Parel, IN), Sonawane; Vinay Ramkrishna (Parel, IN)
Title: Calcium Potassium Ferrocyanide, a prophylactic mixture comprising this compound and the use thereof for decorporation of Radiocesium in subjects affected by nuclear radiation
Patent Number: 7,935,366

Inventors: Paik; Hong Yul (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Hae Jin (Seoul, KR), Choi; Gi Hyuk (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jong Woo (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Youn Kyu (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Mass measurement system and method using measurement of frequency shift of vibrator
Patent Number: 7,216,543

Inventors: Palanduz; Cengiz A. (Chandler, AZ), Mosley; Larry E. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method forming split thin film capacitors with multiple voltages
Patent Number: 7,216,406

Inventors: Pallett; Ken (Ongar, GB), Derose; Richard (Lyons, FR), Pelissier; Bernard (Saint Didier Au Mont d'or, FR), Sailland; Alain (Lyons, FR)
Title: Chimeric gene with several herbicide tolerance genes, plant cell and plant resistant to several herbicides
Patent Number: 7,935,869

Inventors: Palmieri; Jovan (Elk River, MN)
Title: Multi-mode safety system for spotter-assisted vehicle maneuvering
Patent Number: 9,024,782

Inventors: Papoutsakis; Eleftherios T. (Newark, DE), Gaida; Stefan Marcus (Newark, DE)
Title: Engineering complex microbial phenotypes with transcription enhancement
Patent Number: 9,023,618

Inventors: Parekh; Pankaj (Fremont, CA), Gupta; Sandeep (Delhi, IN), Mamtani; Vijay (New Delhi, IN), Jain; Atul (Noida, IN), Aggarwal; Sanjay K. (Noida, IN)
Title: Scoping of policies in a hierarchical customer service management system
Patent Number: 7,219,142

Inventors: Parida; Kulamani (Orissa, IN), Varadwaj; Guru Bishwa Bidita (Orissa, IN), Sahoo; Prakash Chandra (Orissa, IN), Sahu; Swagatika (Orissa, IN)
Title: Ruthenium complex intercalated N-doped or N,S-codoped titania pillared montmorillonite and a process for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 9,023,750

Inventors: Park; Chi-young (Suwon-si, KR), Byon; Kwang-seok (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Jung-soo (Suwon-si, KR), Bang; Jin-young (Yongin-si, KR), Hwang; Young-jae (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Light amount adjusting apparatus and photographing apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 9,025,010

Inventors: Park; Daniel J. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Selection of an audio visual stream by sampling
Patent Number: 7,936,677

Inventors: Park; Jae Hyun (Ansan-si, KR), Han; Cheong Un (Seoul, KR)
Title: Turn table for spindle motor
Patent Number: 9,027,041

Inventors: Park; Jong Ro (San Ramon, CA), Lee; Chun Woo (San Ramon, CA), Lee; Kuo-Chun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for handover using increased probability for fast ranging success
Patent Number: 9,026,113

Inventors: Park; Kyu-In (Seoul, KR), Park; Jong-Tae (Daegu, KR)
Title: Method and system for providing extended social network service
Patent Number: 9,026,593

Inventors: Park; Soo Young (Seoul, KR), Park; Sang Hyuk (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Ji Eon (Seoul, KR)
Title: White-emitting monomolecular compound using excited-state intramolecular proton transfer, organic electroluminescent element and laser device using the same
Patent Number: 9,024,036

Inventors: Park; Won-Ju (Incheon, KR)
Title: Image-color-correcting method using a multitouch screen
Patent Number: 9,025,224

Inventors: Park; Yong In (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Oh; Jae Young (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Han; Sang Chul (Seoul, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array substrate and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,935,579

Inventors: Parker; Maurice S. (Kinston, NC), Walker, Jr.; Melvin (Goldsboro, NC)
Title: Tension rod with threaded end cap
Patent Number: 9,021,627

Inventors: Parks; Russell E. (Marlboro, NY), Davide; Frank (Monroe, NY), McCormack; Allison M. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Park; Jae K. (Ryebrook, NY), Majumdar; Gautam (Danbury, CT)
Title: Skills matching application
Patent Number: 7,219,066

Inventors: Parlar; Mehmet (Sugar Land, TX), Gadiyar; Balkrishna (Katy, TX)
Title: System, method, and apparatus for injection well clean-up operations
Patent Number: 7,935,662

Inventors: Partlo; William N. (Poway, CA), Algots; John Martin (San Diego, CA), Blumenstock; Gerry M. (San Diego, CA), Bowering; Norbert (San Diego, CA), Ershov; Alexander I. (San Diego, CA), Fomenkov; Igor V. (San Diego, CA), Pan; Xiaojiang (San Diego, CA)
Title: Collector for EUV light source
Patent Number: 7,217,940

Inventors: Pasca; Alexandru Marius (Sunnyvale, CA), Dienes; Peter Szabolcs (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for identifying paraphrases from an index of information items and associated sentence fragments
Patent Number: 7,937,396

Inventors: Pasma; Andries Cornelis (Nuis, NL)
Title: Theft protection
Patent Number: 7,936,267

Inventors: Passalacqua; Monica (San Mauro Torinese, IT), Passalacqua; Roberto (San Mauro Torinese, IT), Olivero; Corrado (Turin, IT), Mazzucchetti; Carla (San Mauro Torinese, IT)
Title: Brake pad for vehicle disc brake
Patent Number: 9,022,184

Inventors: Pasumansky; Mosha (Redmond, WA), Gorbach; Irina G. (Bellevue, WA), Balikov; Alexander Gourkov (Redmond, WA), Berger; Alexander (Sammamish, WA), Dumitru; Marius (Issaquah, WA), Conlon; Thomas P. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Multidimensional database query extension systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,937,401

Inventors: Pattakos; Manousos (Nikea Piraeus, GR), Pattakou; Argyro (Marousi Athens, GR), Pattakos; Emmanouel (Nikea Piraeus, GR)
Title: Rotary engine
Patent Number: 9,022,005

Inventors: Paul; Susanne A. (Austin, TX), Dupuis; Timothy J. (Austin, TX), Pavelka; John Blake (Austin, TX)
Title: RF power amplifier and method for packaging the same
Patent Number: 7,935,990

Inventors: Peng; Cheng (Rowland Heights, CA)
Title: Folding table
Patent Number: 9,021,964

Inventors: Periyalwar; Shalini (Nepean, CA), Cheong; Yoon Chae (Kanata, CA), Senarath; Nimal (Nepean, CA)
Title: Multi-hop intelligent relaying method and apparatus for use in a frequency division duplexing based wireless access network
Patent Number: 7,218,891

Inventors: Pero; Tonya D. (White, GA)
Title: Absorbent and impermeable seat insert
Patent Number: 9,024,107

Inventors: Perret; Jean-Luc (Neuchatel, CH), Blaser; David (Basel, CH), Nanchen; Steve (Basel, CH)
Title: Use of substituted heterocyclic compounds to control sea lice on fish
Patent Number: 9,023,836

Inventors: Perrier; Gregory (Dix Hills, NY), Mizzi; John (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for orthopedic cast removal utilizing a rotary impact driver
Patent Number: 9,022,964

Inventors: Perry; Steven (High Wycombe, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for designing a system on multiple field programmable gate array device types
Patent Number: 9,026,967

Inventors: Peterson; Gordon J. (Rockford, MI)
Title: Cushion construction for seating unit
Patent Number: 7,216,936

Inventors: Pettay; Mark J. (Omaha, NE), Sojka; Myron P. (Logan, IA), Rilantono; Hendryanto (Omaha, NE), Jarzynka; Mark Steve (Omaha, NE), Cardin; Gregory Stuart (Omaha, NE), Roubaud; Bernard (Castelnau le lez, FR)
Title: Apparatus and method for connecting a translator and a customer
Patent Number: 9,025,760

Inventors: Pever; Steve E. (Bellefontaine, OH), Rothwell; Timothy C. (Dublin, OH)
Title: Stair riser light and method for installing same
Patent Number: 7,934,848

Inventors: Piatkowski; Hubert (Chatham, CA), Schwartz; Mark Isaac (Woodbridge, CA)
Title: Genetically modified yeast strain
Patent Number: 7,935,514

Inventors: Pineda; Andres (Belvedere, CA)
Title: Device for holding a container
Patent Number: 7,216,837

Inventors: Pirinen; Tuomo (Tampere, FI), Uitto; Vesa (Tampere, FI), Huikkola; Miika (Tampere, FI), Manttari; Maunu (Tampere, FI), Hanski; Sami (Tampere, FI), Ahonen; Isto (Tampere, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for opening threaded joints of drilling equipment
Patent Number: 9,022,142

Inventors: Pisano; Claudio (Aprilia, IT), Vesci; Loredana (Rome, IT)
Title: Anticancer combination of artemisinin-based drugs and other chemotherapeutic agents
Patent Number: 9,023,861

Inventors: Po; Hong (Sherborn, MA)
Title: Ring core fiber
Patent Number: 7,215,858

Inventors: Poirier; Claire (Clermont-Ferrand, FR), Le Pen; Christophe (Jallet, BE)
Title: Infrared reflector with metallic substrate coated with a layer of zirconium and chromium nitride
Patent Number: 9,025,242

Inventors: Pollack; Michael J. (Lansdale, PA), Darnell; Branson J. (Harleysville, PA), Kessler; Mary Ann (New Hope, PA), Zoll; William J. (Hatfield, PA), DiDomizio; Richard A. (Hatfield, PA)
Title: Method of making an hermetically-sealed feed-through device
Patent Number: 9,021,694

Inventors: Pollard; Jeffrey R. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Removing piezoelectric material using electromagnetic radiation
Patent Number: 9,021,699

Inventors: Polyak; Alexander S. (San Jose, CA), L'Heureux; James (Santa Clara, CA), Lane; Christopher T. (San Jose, CA), Schlaefer; Susanne (Weinolsheim, DE), Henrich; Juergen (Limeshain, DE), Hoog; Josef Thomas (El Granada, CA), Augason; Calvin R. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Load lock chamber designs for high-throughput processing system
Patent Number: 9,022,715

Inventors: Powers; Richard M. (Lakewood, CO), McCarthy; Wil (Lakewood, CO)
Title: Wavelength-specific optical switch
Patent Number: 7,936,500

Inventors: Prasher; Ravi S. (Tempe, AZ), Chrysler; Gregory M. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Thermal management arrangement with a low heat flux channel flow coupled to high heat flux channels
Patent Number: 7,218,519

Inventors: Preidel; Walter (Erlangen, DE), Wacker; Bernd (Herzogenaurach, DE), Van Hasselt; Peter (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method for operation of an energy system, as well as an energy system
Patent Number: 7,935,450

Inventors: Premakanthan; Pravinkumar (Boyton Beach, FL), Rahman; Mahibur (Lake Worth, FL)
Title: Adaptive transmit power control system
Patent Number: 7,215,972

Inventors: Prete; Edoardo (Dresden, DE), Trost; Hans-Peter (Munich, DE), Sanders; Anthony (Haar, DE), Scheideler; Dirk (Munich, DE), Braun; Georg (Holzkirchen, DE), Wood; Steve (Munich, DE), Luyken; Richard Johannes (Munich, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing a signal for transmission via a signal line
Patent Number: 7,936,201

Inventors: Prigione; Valeria Paola (Asti, IT), Varese; Giovanna Cristina (Turin, IT), Casieri; Leonardo (Turin, IT), Voyron; Samuele (Cesana Torinese, IT), Bertolotto; Antonio (Vignolo, IT), Filipello Marchisio; Valeria (Turin, IT)
Title: Use of Rhizomucor pusillus (lindt) schipper in methods for treating industrial wastewaters containing dyes
Patent Number: 7,935,257

Inventors: Prost; Michel (Couternon, FR), Ragot; Jacqueline (Toulouse, FR), Tubery; Pierre (Lamasquere, FR)
Title: Derivatives of genkwanin and sakuranetin, cosmetic and therapeutic use thereof and preparation method of same
Patent Number: 7,935,672

Inventors: Przybyla; James R. (Philomath, OR), Piehl; Arthur R. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Optical electronic device with partial reflector layer
Patent Number: 7,218,438

Inventors: Ptucha; Raymond William (Honeoye Falls, NY)
Title: Image recomposition from face detection and facial features
Patent Number: 9,025,836

Inventors: Pugel; Diane E. (Washington, DC)
Title: Method of forming pointed structures
Patent Number: 7,935,297

Inventors: Puri; Amitabh (San Jose, CA), Duffin; David (Sandy, UT), Englhardt; Eric A. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for integrating large and small lot electronic device fabrication facilities
Patent Number: 7,218,983

Inventors: Puri; Werner (Nurnberg, DE), Seidl; Joachim (Sulzbach-Rosenberg, DE)
Title: Contact system
Patent Number: 7,935,905

Inventors: Pytel; Alexei L. (Rochester, MN), Kathmann; Kevin J. (Rochester, MN), Simonson; Steven J. (Rochester, MN), Wasik; Thomas J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Efficient selection of queries matching a record using a cache
Patent Number: 9,026,523

Inventors: Qi; Yihong (Waterloo, CA), Jarmuszewski; Perry (Waterloo, CA), Man; Ying Tong (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Low profile full wavelength meandering antenna
Patent Number: 7,936,308

Inventors: Qian; Changgeng (Wayland, MA), Cai; Xiong (Bedford, MA), Gould; Stephen (San Carlos, CA), Zhai; Haixiao (Bedford, MA)
Title: Quinazoline based EGFR inhibitors containing a zinc binding moiety
Patent Number: 9,024,024

Inventors: Qian; Guoqiang (Buffalo Grove, IL), Jarus; David (Shaker Heights, OH)
Title: Weatherable polyolefin nanocomposites
Patent Number: 7,935,751

Inventors: Qin; Xiangping (San Jose, CA), Singh; Harkirat (Santa Clara, CA), Shao; Huai-Rong (San Jose, CA), Ngo; Chiu (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system for bidirectional bandwidth reservation in wireless communication systems
Patent Number: 7,936,782

Inventors: Quach; Tuan M. (Fullerton, CA), Daftari; Reza E. (Tustin, CA)
Title: Accessing configuration registers by automatically changing an index
Patent Number: 7,219,167

Inventors: Que; Qiudeng (Research Triangle Park, NC)
Title: Targeted integration and stacking of DNA through homologous recombination
Patent Number: 7,935,862

Inventors: Rabiner; Robert A. (Tiverton, RI), Rabiner; Daniel E. (Tiverton, RI), Rabiner; Raoul I. (Perth Amboy, NJ)
Title: Systems and methods for sailboat mast alignment
Patent Number: 9,021,708

Inventors: Radecker; Matthias (Duisburg, DE), Deboy; Gerald (Bodensdorf, AT)
Title: Resonance converter with voltage regulation and method of driving variable loads
Patent Number: 7,218,533

Inventors: Rafique; Hassan (Farnborough, GB), Sikri; Divaydeep (Farnborough, GB), Atlan; Cetin (Farnborough, GB), Yu; Zhi-Zhong (Berkshire, GB), De Laurentiis; Nico (Farnborough, GB)
Title: Quantitative interference detection
Patent Number: 9,025,482

Inventors: Raghavan; Jayasimha M. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: System, method, and apparatus for testing voice quality in a communication network
Patent Number: 7,218,895

Inventors: Rahman; Mohamed Anisur (Randolph, NJ)
Title: Data session setup system for wireless network
Patent Number: 7,218,630

Inventors: Raitano; Arthur B. (Los Angeles, CA), Faris; Mary (Los Angeles, CA), Hubert; Rene S. (Los Angeles, CA), Afar; Daniel E. (Brisbane, CA), Ge; Wangmao (Los Angeles, CA), Challita-Eid; Pia M. (Encino, CA), Jakobovits; Aya (Beverly Hills, CA)
Title: Antibodies that recognize the 85P1B3 protein useful in treatment and detection of cancer
Patent Number: 7,217,799

Inventors: Rakvic; Ryan N. (Santa Clara, CA), Shen; John P. (San Jose, CA), Limaye; Deepak (Austin, TX)
Title: Parallel cachelets
Patent Number: 7,216,201

Inventors: Raleigh; Michael (Alexandria, VA), Goldstein; Yeshayahu (Gaithersburg, MD), Galambos; James (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Magnetically driven underwater pulse generator
Patent Number: 7,218,571

Inventors: Ralph; James D. (Lehigh Valley, PA), Tatar; Stephen (Montville, NJ), Errico; Thomas J. (Summit, NJ)
Title: Trial intervertebral distraction spacers
Patent Number: 7,217,292

Inventors: Ramachandran; Mahesh (San Diego, CA), Brunner; Christopher (San Diego, CA), Ramanandan; Arvind (San Diego, CA), Tyagi; Abhishek (San Diego, CA), Chari; Murali Ramaswamy (San Diego, CA)
Title: Robot control information
Patent Number: 9,025,856

Inventors: Ramachandran; Natarajan (Uniontown, OH)
Title: Cash withdrawal from ATM via videophone
Patent Number: 7,216,800

Inventors: Ramme; Bruce W. (Okauchee, WI), Coughlin; Terry L. (Saukville, WI), Goeckner; Bryna D. (Whitefish Bay, WI), Fisher; Bryan C. (Kennesaw, GA), Noegel; John J. (Grafton, WI)
Title: Mercury removal from activated carbon and/or fly ash
Patent Number: 7,217,401

Inventors: Raniere; Keith (Clifton Park, NY), Delaney; Thomas A. (City Island, NY), Danzig; Steven (Spokane, WA), Miodownik; Saul (West Hempstead, NY)
Title: Intelligent switching system for voice and data
Patent Number: 7,215,752

Inventors: Rankin; E. Edward (Granbury, TX)
Title: Cement shoe and method of cementing well with open hole below the shoe
Patent Number: 9,022,114

Inventors: Rassam; Frederic (New York, NY)
Title: System and process for switching between cell phone and landline services
Patent Number: 7,937,069

Inventors: Rathbun; Darryl T. (Stratford, CT), Foth; Thomas J. (Trumbull, CT), Obrea; Andrei (Seymour, CT)
Title: Method for a user to answer questions or queries using electrical contacts
Patent Number: 7,216,808

Inventors: Rawal; Sandeep (Wyckoff, NJ), Browne; David Edward (Glen Oaks, NY), DaSilva; Stephen Scott (New York, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for agnostic data storage
Patent Number: 9,026,562

Inventors: Razdan; Ashu (San Diego, CA), Bhatt; Devang Narendra (San Diego, CA), Verma; Rajan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Media forwarding for a group communication session in a wireless communications system
Patent Number: 9,025,497

Inventors: Read, Jr.; Dennis M. (Manvel, TX)
Title: Downhole actuating apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,216,713

Inventors: Reason; Donald (Oakland, CA), Zhou; Jianhui (Oakland, CA)
Title: Monoclonal antibodies that specifically bind to and neutralize bacillus anthracis toxin, compositions, and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,935,345

Inventors: Reece; Mark (Albuquerque, NM), Knorovsky; Gerald A. (Albuquerque, NM), MacCallum; Danny O. (Edgewood, NM)
Title: Non-contact handling device
Patent Number: 7,216,821

Inventors: Reese; Ralph (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Call campaign methodologies
Patent Number: 7,937,274

Inventors: Reihani; Kamran (Las Cruces, NM)
Title: System and method for automated symbolic recognition including multi-phase symbolic reshaping
Patent Number: 7,218,782

Inventors: Reimer; Peter (Ellwangen, DE), Bausewein; Markus (Aalen, DE), Jess; Helge (Oberkochen, DE)
Title: Illuminating system and an optical viewing apparatus incorporating said illuminating system
Patent Number: 9,025,244

Inventors: Reina; Leo (Crystal Lake, IL), Sorgani; James (Crystal Lake, IL)
Title: Portable X-ray grid cabinet
Patent Number: 9,022,396

Inventors: Reneker; Darrell H. (Akron, OH), Tripatanasuwan; Sureeporn (Bangkok, TW), Smith; Daniel J. (Stow, OH)
Title: Nanofiber-reinforced composition for application to surgical wounds
Patent Number: 9,023,376

Inventors: Rettig; Curtis L. (Vista, CA), Hoffman; Jerzy R. (Escondido, CA), Vargas; Ernesto L. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for deflecting plasma-generated ions to prevent the ions from reaching an internal component of an EUV light source
Patent Number: 7,217,941

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Processing data representing video and audio and methods related thereto
Patent Number: 7,936,900

Inventors: Ribeyron; Pierre Jean (Saint Ismier, FR), Jaussaud; Claude (Meylan, FR), Roca I. Cabarrocas; Pere (Villebon sur Yvette, FR), Damon-Lacoste; Jerome (Antony, FR)
Title: Semiconductor device with heterojunctions and an inter-finger structure
Patent Number: 7,935,966

Inventors: Rice; David D. B. (Montrose, WV)
Title: Recycling systems and methods for plastic waste
Patent Number: 9,022,306

Inventors: Richard; Herve (Villepinte, FR)
Title: Photoprotective cosmetic compositions comprising para-aminobenzalmalonate-substituted s-triazine compounds
Patent Number: 7,217,821

Inventors: Richardson; Ray M. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Controlling data flow between processor systems
Patent Number: 7,216,186

Inventors: Richelsoph; Marc E. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Active bone screw
Patent Number: 7,935,138

Inventors: Richie; Linton Lowell (Upper Marlboro, MD)
Title: Fishing lure
Patent Number: 7,934,339

Inventors: Richmond; Robert Chaffee (Huntsville, AL), Schramm, Jr.; Harry F. (Winchester, TN), Defalco; Francis G. (Houston, TX)
Title: Friction and wear management using solvent partitioning of hydrophilic-surface-interactive chemicals contained in boundary layer-targeted emulsions
Patent Number: 9,023,773

Inventors: Righetto; Daniele (Montecchio Maggiore, IT)
Title: Electro-pneumatic sound alarm
Patent Number: 9,024,736

Inventors: Right; Robert (Bradenton Beach, FL), Costa; Hilario (Myakka, FL)
Title: Fire alarm system with method of building occupant evacuation
Patent Number: 7,218,238

Inventors: Rikitake; Susumu (Yokohama, JP), Shimada; Ikuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Testing server, information processing system, and testing method
Patent Number: 9,026,858

Inventors: Rimkus; Robert A (Macomb, MI), Rosa; J. David (Clarkston, MI)
Title: System and method for warm tire fill pressure adjustment
Patent Number: 7,216,532

Inventors: Risi; Frank (Newtown, AU)
Title: Promoting curvature and maintaining orientation of an electrode carrier member of a stimulating medical device
Patent Number: 7,937,154

Inventors: Ritter; David W. (San Jose, CA), Hennig; Bruce (Pleasanton, CA), Muenster; Ralf J. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Switching regulator with programmable output levels using a single input pin
Patent Number: 7,218,086

Inventors: Rix; Zachary Daniel (Fresno, CA)
Title: Lockable utility box lid
Patent Number: 9,021,842

Inventors: Roberts; Jonathan P. (Coon Rapids, MN), Reinke; James D. (Maple Grove, MN), Wilkinson; Jeffrey D. (Vadnais Heights, MN)
Title: Radiation-based timer for implantable medical devices
Patent Number: 7,935,935

Inventors: Roberts; Penny (Fort Madison, IA)
Title: Multi-spool threader
Patent Number: 9,021,969

Inventors: Roberts; William M. (Tomball, TX)
Title: Torsional resistant slip mechanism and method
Patent Number: 7,216,700

Inventors: Robertson; Barbara (Boulder, CO), Leake; Devin (Denver, CO), Robinson; Kathryn (Golden, CO), Marshall; William S. (Boulder, CO), Khvorova; Anastasia (Boulder, CO)
Title: Apparatus and system having dry gene silencing compositions
Patent Number: 7,935,811

Inventors: Rodenbeck; Susan L. (Palm Harbor, FL), Mobasher; Ab (Tigard, OR)
Title: Note tote system
Patent Number: 9,022,681

Inventors: Rodriguez; Luis M. (Coon Rapids, MN)
Title: Extra strength suture sleeve
Patent Number: 7,218,972

Inventors: Roe; Donald Carroll (West Chester, OH), Fox; Cheryl D. (Cincinnati, OH), Pinyayev; Aleksey M. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Article having improved fecal storage structure
Patent Number: 7,935,859

Inventors: Roehm; Valentin (Munich, DE)
Title: Capture device for a bore hole of a fluid source
Patent Number: 9,022,103

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: 7,936,833

Inventors: Rogers; Norman Edward (Derbyshire, GB)
Title: Seal with expandable graphite
Patent Number: 7,935,420

Inventors: Roncal; Ronald Gabriel (Burlingame, CA)
Title: Internet-based synchronized imaging
Patent Number: 7,936,484

Inventors: Roohparvar; Frankie F. (Monte Sereno, CA)
Title: Multiple level cell memory device with single bit per cell, re-mappable memory block
Patent Number: 7,218,551

Inventors: Roozeboom; Keith (Pella, IA)
Title: Material reducing machine convertible between a grinding configuration and a chipping configuration
Patent Number: 9,021,679

Inventors: Ropke; Gerhard (Lubeck-Travemunde, DE)
Title: Gas or fire detector with alarm annuciator having a metallic screen antenna
Patent Number: 7,218,239

Inventors: Rosenbluth; Mark B. (Uxbridge, MA), Wolrich; Gilbert (Framingham, MA), Bernstein; Debra (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Mechanism for providing early coherency detection to enable high performance memory updates in a latency sensitive multithreaded environment
Patent Number: 7,216,204

Inventors: Ross; Alan D. (Shingle Springs, CA), Morgan; Dennis M. (Pine Grove, CA)
Title: System security agent authentication and alert distribution
Patent Number: 7,937,760

Inventors: Ross; Carl M. (Bayshore, NY)
Title: Method and system for liquid leak detection, notification and removal
Patent Number: 7,217,104

Inventors: Rossini; Umberto (Coublevie, FR), Favier; Maxime (Bures sur Yvette, FR), Le Calvez; Stephanie (Sassenage, FR), Morales; Sophie (Varces, FR)
Title: Polarisation rotator with small induced ellipticity
Patent Number: 9,025,095

Inventors: Roth; Jean-Luc (Thionville, FR), Lonardi; Emile (Bascharage, LU)
Title: Treatment of steel plant sludges in a multiple-stage furnace
Patent Number: 7,935,174

Inventors: Roudeau; Frederic (Vitry sur Seine, FR), Bretheau; Jean (Antony, FR), Vermuse; Vincent (St German les Arpajons, FR)
Title: Method for producing a control instruction adaptable to a brake situation for a transmission device of a motor vehicle power train and corresponding device
Patent Number: 7,937,201

Inventors: Rounthwaite; Robert L. (Fall City, WA), Goodman; Joshua T. (Redmond, WA), Heckerman; David E. (Bellevue, WA), Mehr; John D. (Seattle, WA), Howell; Nathan D. (Seattle, WA), Rupersburg; Micah C. (Seattle, WA), Slawson; Dean A. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Feedback loop for spam prevention
Patent Number: 7,219,148

Inventors: Royer, Jr.; Robert J. (Portland, OR), Coulson; Richard L. (Portland, OR)
Title: Cache write integrity logging
Patent Number: 7,937,524

Inventors: Rudduck; Dickory (Seaforth, AU)
Title: Fixing and release systems
Patent Number: 7,217,059

Inventors: Rudolph; Thomas (Darmstadt, DE), Buehle; Philipp (Darmstadt, DE), Buchholz; Herwig (Frankfurt, DE)
Title: Use of ascorbic acid derivatives for the functionalization of matrices
Patent Number: 9,023,889

Inventors: Rueckert; Daniel (London, GB), Bhatia; Kanwal Kaur (London, GB)
Title: Method of processing image data
Patent Number: 7,936,947

Inventors: Ruetschi; Johannes (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Calls spanning sub-domains with independent call linkage
Patent Number: 7,218,935

Inventors: Rummel; Kerrin A. (Richardson, TX), Chen; Kevin W. (McKinney, TX)
Title: System and method for cooling a heat generating structure
Patent Number: 7,934,386

Inventors: Ruppert; Ryan (Reno, NV), Vellore; Geethanand (Reno, NV), Arbogast; Christopher R. (Reno, NV)
Title: Download progress management gaming method
Patent Number: 7,937,464

Inventors: Rush; Michael G. (Sioux City, IA)
Title: Reinforcement bar positioning system
Patent Number: 9,021,763

Inventors: Russell; Paul F. (Queanbeyan, AU), Mackerras; Paul (Weston, AU)
Title: Memory allocation to multiple computing units
Patent Number: 7,219,210

Inventors: Ryan; Raymond F (Wilmington, NC), Kolesnikov; Alexy Y (Wilmington, NC)
Title: Turbulence-free laboratory safety enclosure
Patent Number: 7,217,183

Inventors: Ryan; Vivian W. (Berne, NY), Geisler; Holm (Dresden, DE), Breuer; Dirk (Dresden, DE)
Title: Detecting anomalous weak BEOL sites in a metallization system
Patent Number: 9,021,894

Inventors: Ryu; Joon Gyu (Daejeon, KR), Wang; Do Huy (Seoul, KR), Oh; Deock Gil (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Adaptive coding and modulation apparatus and method for forward link in satellite communication
Patent Number: 9,025,679

Inventors: Safai; Mohammad A. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Digital image processor for a digital camera
Patent Number: 9,025,045

Inventors: Sagawa; Masakazu (Inagi, JP), Kusunoki; Toshiaki (Tokorozawa, JP), Suzuki; Mutsumi (Kodaira, JP), Kabuto; Nobuaki (Kunitachi, JP)
Title: Cold cathode type flat panel display
Patent Number: 7,218,058

Inventors: Saito; Yasunobu (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Wataru (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Noda; Takao (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nitta; Tomohiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Nitride semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,935,983

Inventors: Saitoh; Kenji (Tochigi, JP), Suzuki; Akiyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Yamazoe; Kenji (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Exposure method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,217,503

Inventors: Sakagawa; Sachiyo (Fukui, JP), Takegawa; Toru (Fukui, JP), Iwaki; Terufumi (Kyoto, JP), Sasa; Katsuo (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Flame-retardant metal-coated fabric and gasket comprising the same for electromagnetic wave shielding
Patent Number: 7,935,405

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Takashi (Odawara, JP), Seki; Toshiya (Odawara, JP), Inoue; Shintaro (Odawara, JP)
Title: Controlling virtual memory in a storage controller
Patent Number: 7,937,553

Inventors: Sakakibara; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,936,477

Inventors: Sakamoto; Junshin (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus including a patch forming unit
Patent Number: 9,026,017

Inventors: Sakamoto; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Kunito; Goro (Tokyo, JP), Yamazaki; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Article management apparatus and information processing methods
Patent Number: 7,218,228

Inventors: Salyer; Paul E. (Warsaw, IN)
Title: Orthopaedic rotary reamer with implant compliant cutting teeth
Patent Number: 7,217,272

Inventors: Samardzija; Nikola (Minnetonka, MN), Hamad; Ahmad A. (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Multivariate detection of abnormal conditions in a process plant
Patent Number: 7,937,164

Inventors: Sampsell; Jeffrey B. (San Jose, CA), Chui; Clarence (San Jose, CA), Kothari; Manish (Cupertino, CA), Miles; Mark W. (San Francisco, CA), Sasagawa; Teruo (Los Gatos, CA), Chung; Wonsuk (San Jose, CA), Tung; Ming-Hau (San Francisco, CA)
Title: MEMS devices having support structures
Patent Number: 7,936,031

Inventors: Sams; Anette Graven (V.ae butted.rlose, DK), Eskildsen; Jorgen (Kobenhavn, DK), Puschl; Ask (Frederiksberg, DK)
Title: Positive allosteric modulators of nicotinic acetylcholine receptor
Patent Number: 9,023,870

Inventors: San; Ka-Yiu (Houston, TX), Bennett; George N. (Houston, TX), Lin; Henry (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Aerobic succinate production in bacteria
Patent Number: 7,935,511

Inventors: Sanada; Tsuyoshi (Singapore, SG), Sekino; Toshiharu (Izu, JP)
Title: Recording medium processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,934,826

Inventors: Sanders; John D. (Springfield, MO), Foster; Randy C. (Strafford, MO)
Title: Ferrule, hose coupling, and methods of making same
Patent Number: 9,021,701

Inventors: Sanders; Joseph Douglas (Glendale, KY)
Title: Polystyrene processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,935,783

Inventors: Sano; Tsuyoshi (Shiojiri, JP), Takemoto; Kiyohiko (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Screen for projector, process for producing screen for projector, and projector
Patent Number: 7,936,507

Inventors: Sanpei; Tomohiro (Yokosuka, JP), Hayashida; Yumiko (Yokosuka, JP), Izumi; Masahiro (Fujisawa, JP), Otani; Kiyoshi (Yokosuka, JP), Honda; Yutaka (Yokohama, JP), Nogi; Shinji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Illumination device with semiconductor light-emitting elements
Patent Number: 7,934,856

Inventors: Sant; Mark Van (Oregon House, CA)
Title: Previous event feedback system for electronic player piano systems
Patent Number: 7,217,880

Inventors: Santos; Isabel Rego (Lisbon, PT), Paulo; Antonio Manuel Rocha (Lisbon, PT)
Title: Tricarbonyl complexes with tridentate chelators for myocardium imaging
Patent Number: 9,023,315

Inventors: Santoso; Halim G. (Novi, MI), Gonze; Eugene V. (Pinckney, MI), Roos; Bryan Nathaniel (Novi, MI), Spohn; Brian (Holly, MI)
Title: Fuel control strategy for heating a catalyst
Patent Number: 7,934,487

Inventors: Santurri; Pasco R. (Mentor, OH), Duvall; James H. (Reno, NV), Katona; Denise M. (Perry, OH), Mausar; Joseph T. (Mentor, OH), Decker; Berryinne (Mayfield Heights, OH)
Title: Multilayered composite proton exchange membrane and a process for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,023,553

Inventors: Saraf; Ravi F. (Briar Cliff Manor, NY), Wickramesinghe; Hemantha K. (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Self assembled nano-devices using DNA
Patent Number: 7,216,792

Inventors: Saruwatari; Hiroshi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system and image pickup apparatus with the system
Patent Number: 7,218,458

Inventors: Sasaki; Hirotomo (Minami-ashigara, JP), Nishizakura; Ryo (Minami-ashigara, JP)
Title: Light-transmitting electromagnetic wave shielding film and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,934,966

Inventors: Sasaki; Mitsuhiro (Sumida-ku, JP), Takazawa; Nobuo (Sumida-ku, JP), Tanahashi; Masanori (Sumida-ku, JP), Fukuda; Keiichi (Sumida-ku, JP), Yamauchi; Hideki (Sumida-ku, JP)
Title: Cosmetic skin preparation
Patent Number: 7,935,358

Inventors: Sasaki; Takafumi (Kanagawa, JP), Tajima; Yukitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Droplet discharge head, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,022,521

Inventors: Sato; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Matsubara; Satoshi (Machida, JP)
Title: Analysis support apparatus, analysis support method, and computer product
Patent Number: 9,026,979

Inventors: Sato; Hisashi (Machida, JP), Kawaguchi; Naohiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information output device, method, and recording medium for outputting notification information corresponding to a state of a computer
Patent Number: 9,027,037

Inventors: Sato; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Sekizawa; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP), Takeuchi; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Three-dimensional image producing method and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 7,215,809

Inventors: Sato; Yusuke (Yokohama, JP), Nishimura; Suzushi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method for producing substrate having concavity and convexity structure and method for producing organic EL element using the same
Patent Number: 9,023,668

Inventors: Satsukawa; Yoshihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Flip-flop circuit having majority-logic circuit
Patent Number: 7,218,159

Inventors: Saunders; Peter D (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: RF transaction system and method for storing user personal data
Patent Number: 9,024,719

Inventors: Sautter; Rolf (Bondorf, DE), Lee; Michael Ju Hyeok (Austin, TX), Chan; Yuen Hung (Poughkeepsie, NY), Pille; Juergen (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Progamable control clock circuit for arrays
Patent Number: 7,936,198

Inventors: Scaggs; Michael J. (Weston, FL)
Title: Apparatus for scribing thin films in photovoltaic cells
Patent Number: 9,024,232

Inventors: Scalisi; Joseph F. (Walnut, CA), Hecox; Lawrence E. (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Communication system and method including communication channel mobility
Patent Number: 7,218,242

Inventors: Scarleski; William John (Chicago, IL)
Title: Bedmaker
Patent Number: 9,021,630

Inventors: Schaefer; Robert Alan (Houston, TX), Monson; John J. (League City, TX)
Title: Extractive distillation controls
Patent Number: 9,026,252

Inventors: Schenk; Tim C. W. (Eindhoven, NL), Colak; Sel B. (Eindhoven, DE), Wernars; Johannes P. (Megen, NL), Linnartz; Johan P. M. G. (Eindhoven, NL), Feri; Lorenzo (Eindhoven, NL), Damink; Paulus H. A. (Son en Breugel, NL), Penning de Vries; Hendricus T. G. M. (Mierlo, NL)
Title: Method and device for driving a lamp
Patent Number: 9,025,966

Inventors: Scheurlen; Michael (Orlando, FL), Gu; Xubin E. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Cooling system for a seal for turbine vane shrouds
Patent Number: 7,217,081

Inventors: Schilf; Thomas (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Method for controlling a program run of a central data processor
Patent Number: 7,216,261

Inventors: Schilling; Brandon S. (Elk Grove, CA), Wood; Gary D. (Elk Grove, CA)
Title: Illuminated Halloween candy container
Patent Number: 9,022,595

Inventors: Schindler; Sigram (Berlin, DE), Illg; Andreas (Berlin, DE), Ludtke; Karsten (Berlin, DE), Paetsch; Frank (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method for transmitting data in a telecommunications network and switch for implementing said method
Patent Number: 7,936,751

Inventors: Schleehauf; Martin W. (Duquesne, PA)
Title: Lathe accessory for band saw
Patent Number: 9,021,928

Inventors: Schlienger; Nathalie (Frederiksberg, DK)
Title: Spiroazacyclic compounds as monoamine receptor modulators
Patent Number: 7,217,719

Inventors: Schmidt; Mark (Williamstown, NJ), Russell; Garrett K. (Wilmington, DE), Knowles; C. Harry (Moorestown, NJ), Zhu; Xiaoxun (Marlton, NJ), Au; Ka Man (Philadelphia, PA), Xu; Congwei (Suzhou, CN), Liu; Liang (Suzhou, CN), Ji; Kai (Suzhou, CN), Zhang; Wuqing (Rudong, CN)
Title: Wireless bar code symbol driven portable data terminal (PDT) system for running application programs on an operating system emulated on a virtual machine
Patent Number: 7,934,659

Inventors: Schneider; Donna Gail (Manitou Springs, CO)
Title: Collapsible heating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,934,494

Inventors: Schneider; Gunter (Marburg, DE), Buchenauer; Helwig (Dautphetal-Buchenau, DE), Borner; Ulf (Marburg, DE), Kramer; Klaus (Dautphetal-Friedensdorf, DE)
Title: Polishing tool with several pressure zones
Patent Number: 7,217,176

Inventors: Schneider; Helmut (Munich, DE), Thewes; Roland (Groebenzell, DE)
Title: Semiconductor memory and method for operating a semiconductor memory
Patent Number: 7,936,628

Inventors: Schroeder; Jamison C. (Birmingham, MI), Bojanwski; David E. (Clarkston, MI), Holloway; Walter J. (Clinton Township, MI)
Title: Timeshifting for a multiple-tuner vehicle radio system
Patent Number: 7,937,055

Inventors: Schulein; Martin (Copenhagen, DK), Andersen; Lene Nonboe (Allerod, DK), Lassen; Soren Flensted (Copenhagen, DK), Kauppinen; Markus Sakari (Copenhagen, DK), Lange; Lene (Valby, DK), Nielsen; Ruby Ilum (Farum, DK), Takagi; Shinobu (Ichikawa-shi-Chiba, JP), Ihara; Michiko (Chiba, JP)
Title: Method of providing color clarification of laundry
Patent Number: 9,023,620

Inventors: Schumacher; Holger (Grevenbroich, DE)
Title: Solar panel
Patent Number: 9,021,752

Inventors: Schumann; Robert Wilhelm (Oakton, VA), Grossman; David G. (Herndon, VA), DeGroote; David Glenn (Ashburn, VA)
Title: Visual copyright protection
Patent Number: 7,218,754

Inventors: Schunk; Nikolaus (Maxhutte-Haidhof, DE)
Title: Optoelectronic transceiver
Patent Number: 7,217,043

Inventors: Schurz; Willibald (Pielenhofen, DE), Simmet; Martin (Bad Abbach, DE)
Title: Nozzle assembly and injection valve
Patent Number: 7,934,669

Inventors: Schwanke; Dieter (Hof, DE), Bittner; Achim (Burgkundstadt, DE), Schmid; Ulrich (Saarbruecken, DE), Harnack; Mirco (Berg, DE)
Title: Ceramic substrate material, method for the production and use thereof, and antenna or antenna array
Patent Number: 7,935,265

Inventors: Schwanz; Kenneth H. (Portage, WI)
Title: Welding helmet having an automatic lighting system
Patent Number: 7,934,846

Inventors: Schwartze; Juergen (Dortmund, DE)
Title: Method and system for the configuration of a communication link-up
Patent Number: 7,218,615

Inventors: Sebastian; Muthu (Singapore, SG), Tan; Fong Liang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Etching method and devices produced using the etching method
Patent Number: 9,023,229

Inventors: Sebert; Karl (Kirchheim/Teck, DE)
Title: Damping arrangement
Patent Number: 7,216,859

Inventors: Seedher; Ankit (Banaglore, IN), Prabhu; Raja J. (Bangalore, IN), Somayajula; Shyam S. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Pop-up noise reduction in a device
Patent Number: 9,025,791

Inventors: Segal; Jeffrey (Needham, MA), Perez; Nisha (Boston, MA), Barden; Timothy Claude (Salem, MA)
Title: NONOate derivatives and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,024,069

Inventors: Seghezzi; Maria Rosaria (Cilavegna, IT)
Title: Automated storage accessories
Patent Number: 9,022,371

Inventors: Sehata; Hiroko (Sapporo, JP), Akimoto; Hajime (Kokubunji, JP), Kotani; Yoshihiro (Chiba, JP), Yamamoto; Gou (Mobara, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 9,024,978

Inventors: Seidel; Robert (Portland, OR)
Title: Device for separation of essential oils and method of use
Patent Number: 9,023,293

Inventors: Seko; Katsuya (Yokohama, JP), Ito; Kenichi (Zama, JP)
Title: Cooling fluid pump
Patent Number: 7,217,086

Inventors: Selwood; David (Hertfordshire, GB)
Title: Process for preparing carboxylic acid amides useful in the treatment of muscular disorders
Patent Number: 9,024,067

Inventors: Seng; Eric Tan Swee (Singapore, SG)
Title: Reduced footprint packaged microelectronic components and methods for manufacturing such microelectronic components
Patent Number: 7,218,001

Inventors: Serban; Manuela (Glenview, IL), Kalnes; Tom N. (LaGrange, IL), Vanden Bussche; Kurt M. (Lake in the Hills, IL), Brady; John P. (Algonquin, IL), James, Jr.; Robert B. (Northbrook, IL)
Title: Integrated warm gas desulfurization and gas shift for cleanup of gaseous streams
Patent Number: 7,935,324

Inventors: Setzer; Ingrid (Fort Myers, FL)
Title: Portable privacy enclosure
Patent Number: 7,216,381

Inventors: Severin; Iwo (Luebeck, DE), Lutzhoeft; Jens (Hamburg, DE), Grotherr; Jorn (Halstenbek, DE)
Title: Dual elevator system and method
Patent Number: 7,216,717

Inventors: Sexton; Frederick A. (Rumson, NJ), Suni; Ian Ivar (Potsdam, NY), Cetinkaya; Cetin (Potsdam, NY), Schuckers; Stephanie (Canton, NY), Sazonov; Eduard (Potsdam, NY)
Title: Integrated intra-dermal delivery, diagnostic and communication system
Patent Number: 9,022,973

Inventors: Sexton; Robert J. (Hendersonville, TN), Martin; Fred Lane (Knoxville, TN), Garris, III; Charles Alexander (Hendersonville, TN)
Title: Electrical wire and method of fabricating the electrical wire
Patent Number: 7,217,884

Inventors: Seymour; James (Middlesex, GB)
Title: Mobile communication terminal and method
Patent Number: 7,937,417

Inventors: Sezaki; Yukinori (Saitama, JP), Sakai; Shinichi (Saitama, JP), Okoshi; Takeshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with fixing device including contact portion lower than transport face
Patent Number: 7,937,021

Inventors: Shabra; Ayman (Woburn, MA)
Title: Integrated circuit and electronic device comprising threshold generation circuitry and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,936,298

Inventors: Shah-Nazaroff; Anthony A. (Santa Clara, CA), Goldschmidt Iki; Jean M. (San Jose, CA), Moore; Kenneth A. (BenLomond, CA), Hackson; David N. (Sunnyvale, CA), Smith; Eric O. (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for customized rendering of commercials
Patent Number: 9,027,053

Inventors: Shah; Pankaj (Crystal Lake, IL)
Title: Moisture-curing adhesives
Patent Number: 7,217,459

Inventors: Shaheen; Kamel M. (King of Prussia, PA), Kiernan; Brian G. (Voorhees, NJ)
Title: System and method for reducing information communicated between universal mobile telecommunication system multimedia capable units
Patent Number: 7,218,626

Inventors: Sharma; Gaurav (Webster, NY), Loce; Robert P. (Webster, NY), Harrington; Steven J. (Webster, NY)
Title: Systems for spectral multiplexing of source images to provide a composite image, for rendering the composite image, and for spectral demultiplexing of the composite image
Patent Number: 7,218,785

Inventors: Sharma; Gaurav (Webster, NY), Zhang; Yeqing (Juliet) (Penfield, NY), Loce; Robert P. (Webster, NY), Harrington; Steven J. (Webster, NY)
Title: Systems for spectral multiplexing of source images to provide a composite image with gray component replacement, for rendering the composite image, and for spectral demultiplexing of the composite image
Patent Number: 7,215,792

Inventors: Sharma; Ravi (New York, NY)
Title: Inverted keyboard instrument and method of playing the same
Patent Number: 9,024,165

Inventors: Sharpe; James Alexander (Edinburgh, GB), Perry; Paul Ernest (Edinburgh, GB)
Title: Rotary stage for imaging a specimen
Patent Number: 7,218,393

Inventors: Sharpe; Thomas H. (North Augusta, SC)
Title: Thermodynamic louvered jet engine
Patent Number: 9,021,784

Inventors: Shaw; Craig (Macclesfield, GB), Bacchus; Phil (Chester, GB), Foster; Andrew (Manchester, GB), Setty; David (Crosby, GB), Astheimer; Peter (Glasgow, GB)
Title: User profiles
Patent Number: 7,937,348

Inventors: Shaw; Michael N. A. (Tomball, TX), Wallace; Bruce A. (Tomball, TX)
Title: Seal for use with pipe and flange assemblies
Patent Number: 7,216,872

Inventors: Shaw; Venson M. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: System and method for visual voice mail in a multi-screen environment
Patent Number: 9,025,739

Inventors: Shea; Kevin (Boise, ID)
Title: Poly etch without separate oxide decap
Patent Number: 7,935,633

Inventors: Shelhart; Timothy Gordon (West Henrietta, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling a fluffer port in an image production device
Patent Number: 7,934,720

Inventors: Shen; Ba-Zhong (Irvine, CA), Tran; Hau Thien (Irvine, CA), Cameron; Kelly Brian (Irvine, CA)
Title: Iterative metric updating when decoding LDPC (low density parity check) coded signals and LDPC coded modulation signals
Patent Number: 7,216,283

Inventors: Shen; Wei-Cheng (Tainan, TW), Chang; Yi-Hsien (Shetou Township, TW), Lin; Shih-Wei (Taipei, TW), Cheng; Chun-Ren (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Biosensing well array with protective layer
Patent Number: 9,023,674

Inventors: Shen; Yuelin (Houston, TX), Zhang; Youhe (Spring, TX)
Title: Diamond bonded construction comprising multi-sintered polycrystalline diamond
Patent Number: 9,022,148

Inventors: Shenasa; Mohammad (Monte Sereno, CA), Siddiqui; Shahid K. (Saratoga, CA), Ansari; Naeem M. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Portable physiological parameter detection and monitoring device with integratable computer memory and communication disk, systems and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 9,026,190

Inventors: Shennib; Adnan (Fremont, CA), Urso; Richard C. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Disposable extended wear canal hearing device
Patent Number: 7,215,789

Inventors: Shepley; Steven (Uniontown, OH), Cwikla; Joseph (Tallmadge, OH), Reed; Bryan (Canal Fulton, OH), Block; James (North Lawrence, OH), Usner; Robert (Morrisville, NC), Drummond; Jay Paul (Massillon, OH), Smith; Mark D. (North Canton, OH)
Title: Card activated cash dispensing automated transaction machine system and method
Patent Number: 7,934,644

Inventors: Sherwood; Lawrence E. (Olathe, KS), Dunduchenko; Taras L. (Lawrence, KS)
Title: In-rush current limiter
Patent Number: 7,218,537

Inventors: Shi; Song-Hua (Phoenix, AZ), Chen; Tian-An (Phoenix, AZ), Zhang; Jason (Gilbert, AZ), Certeza; Katrina (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Underfill material to reduce ball limiting metallurgy delamination and cracking potential in semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,218,007

Inventors: Shiba; Masana (Shizuoka, JP), Chiba; Ryuta (Miyagi, JP), Nagatomo; Tsuneyasu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Toner, developer, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,023,570

Inventors: Shibata; Yoshinori (Anjo, JP), Kimura; Takuji (Anjo, JP)
Title: Electrical power tools
Patent Number: 9,022,705

Inventors: Shibata; Yukinari (Sapporo, JP), Saito; Nobuyuki (Sapporo, JP), Hasegawa; Tomonaga (Sapporo, JP), Ishida; Takuya (Sapporo, JP)
Title: Transmitter circuit, receiver circuit, interface circuit, and electronic instrument
Patent Number: 7,218,146

Inventors: Shiga; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming system, image forming apparatus, authentication server, client personal computer, and control method of image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,025,171

Inventors: Shikayama; Toru (Kitakyushu, JP), Kabir; Muhammad Enamul (Kitakyushu, JP), Toyota; Akihito (Kitakyushu, JP), Sadakane; Kenichi (Kitakyushu, JP), Yoshida; Shusaku (Kitakyushu, JP), Matsuzaki; Mitsuhiro (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Canned linear motor armature and canned linear motor
Patent Number: 7,936,096

Inventors: Shimamune; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Kiros; Yohannes (Solna, SE)
Title: Gas diffusion electrode
Patent Number: 9,023,549

Inventors: Shimazu; Hideo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Server and client for improving three-dimensional air excursion and method and programs thereof
Patent Number: 7,218,318

Inventors: Shimazu; Hideto (Tokyo, JP), Onogawa; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP), Koreeda; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Koshimizu; Haruyuki (Tokyo, JP), Takagi; Toshifumi (Tokyo, JP), Mutaguchi; Kiyoyuki (Tokyo, JP), Fukudome; Kiyokazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus for tightly fixing an optical connector to an optical cable
Patent Number: 7,215,868

Inventors: Shimbaru; Susumu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Color processing apparatus and color processing method
Patent Number: 9,025,205

Inventors: Shimizu; Atsuo (Gunma, JP), Kojo; Shinichi (Gunma, JP)
Title: Optical information recording medium
Patent Number: 7,936,661

Inventors: Shimizu; Hideo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Switching power source
Patent Number: 7,936,152

Inventors: Shimizu; Hiroshi (Tsukuba, JP), Li; Yongjin (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Melt-kneaded products, molded resin products, and production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,935,417

Inventors: Shimizu; Kazuo (Azumino, JP), Takigawa; Yasushi (Azumino, JP), Fujikura; Hideki (Azumino, JP), Iizuka; Masato (Azumino, JP), Hiratochi; Masahiro (Azumino, JP), Kikuchi; Norihiko (Azumino, JP)
Title: 5-membered nitrogen containing heterocyclic derivatives and pharmaceutical compositions comprising the same
Patent Number: 9,023,882

Inventors: Shimodaira; Kazuhiko (Minowa-machi, JP), Koyama; Yugo (Ina, JP), Matsuzawa; Juichiro (Minowa-machi, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric oscillator, manufacturing method therefor, mobile phone apparatus using piezoelectric oscillator, and electronic apparatus using piezoelectric oscillator
Patent Number: 7,218,036

Inventors: Shimomura; Hidekazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus equipped with the same
Patent Number: 7,218,434

Inventors: Shin; Dong Hwan (Daejeon, KR), Moon; Seong Mo (Daejeon, KR), Yom; In Bok (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Low phase shift voltage variable attenuator
Patent Number: 9,024,702

Inventors: Shin; Sang-yob (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Transferring guide device usable with image reading sensor unit and scanning apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,936,486

Inventors: Shin; Sung Chul (Seoul, KR), Park; Young Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Jin Young (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Dong Sung (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jeon; Han Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Han; Kyoung Hun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: High speed direct mold clamping apparatus of an injection molding machine
Patent Number: 7,217,115

Inventors: Shin; Yong Wook (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of fabricating semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,936,050

Inventors: Shinkai; Seiji (Fukuoka, JP), Haraguchi; Shuichi (Machida, JP), Shiraki; Tomohiro (Champaign, IL), Ogawa; Masashi (Fukuoka, JP), Nakatani; Shuhei (Osaka, JP), Sakanoue; Kei (Fukuoka, JP), Goto; Osamu (Tsukuba, JP), Kakimoto; Hidenobu (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Compound obtained by dimerizing with light irradiation, a compound containing a group having lyophilicity, and a compound containing a group having liquid-repellency
Patent Number: 9,024,053

Inventors: Shinohara; Mahito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion element and solid-state image sensing device using the same
Patent Number: 7,218,347

Inventors: Shinohara; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Makiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data processing device and data processing method
Patent Number: 9,026,884

Inventors: Shiraiwa; Yoshinobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image output control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,422

Inventors: Shoda; Motoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Crystal of substituted phenylalkanoic acid ester and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,935,720

Inventors: Shohara; Aki (Sunnyvale, CA), Lei; Emilia Vailun (Union City, CA)
Title: Communication device with a self-calibrating sleep timer
Patent Number: 7,218,911

Inventors: Shor; Arie (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Multiple antennas having good isolation disposed in a limited space
Patent Number: 9,024,819

Inventors: Shor; Yakov (Beer Sheva, IL), Altshuler; Semeon (Rishon Le Zion, IL), Shumilin; Valery (Ashkelon, IL), Ripp; Alexander (Beer Sheva, IL)
Title: Forming low dielectric constant dielectric materials
Patent Number: 7,935,627

Inventors: Short; Kevin M. (Durham, NH)
Title: Method and apparatus for the compression and decompression of audio files using a chaotic system
Patent Number: 7,215,776

Inventors: Shuey; Kenneth C. (Zebulon, NC), Mason; Robert T. (Raleigh, NC), Hemminger; Rodney C. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Switching regulator with reduced conducted emissions
Patent Number: 7,218,531

Inventors: Siarkowski; Bret (Marlborough, MA)
Title: Method and system for false path analysis
Patent Number: 7,216,318

Inventors: Siegel; Justin (Davis, CA), Baker; David (Seattle, WA), Smith; Amanda Lee (Seattle, WA), Lidstrom; Mary E. (Seattle, WA), Louw; Catherine (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for biotransformation of carbon dioxide into higher carbon compounds
Patent Number: 9,023,627

Inventors: Sigg; Jason P. (Olathe, KS), Yew; Meng Y. (Olathe, KS), Ribas; Hector M. (Overland Park, KS), Apte; Abhijit V. (Overland Park, KS), Chalishazar; Nandish M. (Lenexa, KS)
Title: Method and system for dynamically adjusting forward-link transmission power in sole active sector
Patent Number: 7,937,103

Inventors: Signalness; Bryan Richard (Vaughn, MT)
Title: Cover for the spout of a fuel dispenser and method of use
Patent Number: 9,022,082

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Double-sided print engine assembly
Patent Number: 7,217,046

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Wide format printer having high speed printhead
Patent Number: 7,934,796

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Inkjet printer with low drop volume printhead
Patent Number: 7,934,799

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Nozzle arrangement having chamber with in collection well
Patent Number: 7,934,805

Inventors: Simkins; David Judson (Apalachin, NY)
Title: System and method of determining software maturity using Bayesian design of experiments
Patent Number: 7,216,339

Inventors: Simmen; Kenneth Alan (Tervuren, BE), De Kock; Herman Agustinus (Arendonk, BE), Jonsson; Carl Erik Daniel (Huddinge, SE), Milsson; Karl Magnus (Grodinge, SE), Samuelsson; Bengt Bertil (Skarholmen, SE), Rosenquist; Asa Annica Kristina (Huddinge, SE), Alverez; Susana Ayesa (Sollentuna, SE), Classon; Bjorn Olaf (Stockholm, SE), Wallberg; Hans Kristian (Huddinge, SE)
Title: Macrocyclic inhibitors of hepatitis C virus
Patent Number: 9,023,808

Inventors: Sims, Jr.; Dewey (Berkley, MI)
Title: Retractable reel
Patent Number: 7,216,665

Inventors: Singh; Gurbir (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method and system for enhancing software documentation and help systems
Patent Number: 7,937,418

Inventors: Sir; Jiun Hann (Penang, MY), Goh; Eng Huat (Penang, MY)
Title: Interconnects with interlocks
Patent Number: 7,217,651

Inventors: Skripps; Thomas Keath (Acton, MA)
Title: Toy sports-player figure
Patent Number: 9,022,832

Inventors: Skvarla; William Paul (Saginaw, MI), Olgren; Leland Nels (Frankenmuth, MI)
Title: Wobble joint
Patent Number: 7,216,516

Inventors: Smaragdis; Paris (Brookline, MA), Shashanka; Madhusudana (Cambridge, MA)
Title: System and method for recognizing speech securely using a secure multi-party computation protocol
Patent Number: 7,937,270

Inventors: Smith; Barton A. (Campbell, CA), Zimmerman; Thomas F. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Contact microscope using point source illumination
Patent Number: 7,936,501

Inventors: Smith; Peter V. (Balikpapan, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for testing and treatment of a completed well with production tubing in place
Patent Number: 7,216,703

Inventors: Smith; Robert C. (Middletown, CT)
Title: Wound protector including balloon within incision
Patent Number: 9,022,928

Inventors: Smith; Wallace Eric (Alpine, UT), West; William B. (Salt Lake City, UT), McDaniel; Steven R. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Methods and apparatus for providing high speed connectivity to a hotel environment
Patent Number: 9,025,599

Inventors: Snapper; Erik J. (Kirkland, WA), Jiggins; Julian P. (Seattle, WA), Shyam; Bharat (Mercer Island, WA), Partovi; Hadi (San Francisco, CA), Berman; Eric R. (Woodinville, WA), Freedman; Steven J. (Seattle, WA), Allard; James E. (Seattle, WA), Chang; Frank Z. (Redmond, WA), Proteau; Stephen P. (Bothell, WA), Jorgenson; Clint C. (Carnation, WA)
Title: System and method for populating forms with previously used data values
Patent Number: 7,216,292

Inventors: Solomon; Richard L. (Colorado Springs, CO), Thomas; Jill A. (Monument, CO)
Title: Methods and systems for improving delayed read handling
Patent Number: 7,216,194

Inventors: Solomon; Yoram (Plano, TX), Kisacanin; Branislav (Plano, TX)
Title: Absolute and relative positioning sensor fusion in an interactive display system
Patent Number: 9,024,876

Inventors: Song; Eun-seok (Gwanak-gu, KR), Lee; Hee-seok (Yongin-si, KR), Lim; So-young (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Substrate for semiconductor package
Patent Number: 7,936,232

Inventors: Song; Gang (Canton, MI), Kolmanovsky; Ilya V. (Ypsilanti, MI), Michelini; John Ottavio (Sterling Heights, MI), Lewis; Donald J. (Howell, MI)
Title: Engine control to compensate for fueling dynamics
Patent Number: 7,216,640

Inventors: Song; Hongwei (Longmont, CO), Wu; Zining (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Channel decoder and method for generating equalized data and data estimates based on multiple sets of depths provided via a viterbi algorithm
Patent Number: 9,026,894

Inventors: Sonoda; Toshihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Idani; Shigehiro (Kawasaki, JP), Takebayashi; Tomoyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Inomata; Akihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Ozaki; Gakuto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage-access control system for preventing unauthorized access to a storage device
Patent Number: 7,937,540

Inventors: Sorensen; Peter (Frederiksberg, DK), Hammer; Lars (Frederiksberg, DK), Damm; Christian (Hillerod, DK), Jensen; Jens (Birkeroed, DK), Nielsen; Morten (Skodsborg, DK), Hejlsberg; Thomas (Horsholm, DK)
Title: Name-based identifiers of model elements
Patent Number: 7,937,686

Inventors: Sorrells; David F. (Jacksonville, FL), Bultman; Michael J. (Jacksonville, FL), Cook; Robert W. (Switzerland, FL), Looke; Richard C. (Jacksonville, FL), Moses, Jr.; Charley D. (Jacksonville, FL), Rawlins; Michael W. (Lake Mary, FL), Rawlins; Gregory S. (Lake Mary, FL)
Title: Method and circuit for down-converting a signal
Patent Number: 7,936,022

Inventors: Sorrells; David F. (Middleburg, FL), Bultman; Michael J. (Jacksonville, FL), Cook; Robert W. (Switzerland, FL), Looke; Richard C. (Jacksonville, FL), Moses, Jr.; Charley D. (DeBary, FL)
Title: Method and circuit for down-converting a signal
Patent Number: 7,218,907

Inventors: Sorrells; David F. (Middleburg, FL), Bultman; Michael J. (Jacksonville, FL), Cook; Robert W. (Switzerland, FL), Looke; Richard C. (Jacksonville, FL), Moses, Jr.; Charley D. (DeBary, FL)
Title: Converting an electromagnetic signal via sub-sampling
Patent Number: 7,937,059

Inventors: Sorrells; David F. (Middleburg, FL), Bultman; Michael J. (Jacksonville, FL), Cook; Robert W. (Switzerland, FL), Looke; Richard C. (Jacksonville, FL), Moses, Jr.; Charley D. (Jacksonville, FL), Rawlins; Gregory S. (Heathrow, FL), Rawlins; Michael W. (Lake Mary, FL)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for up-converting electromagnetic signals
Patent Number: 7,218,899

Inventors: Sostawa; Bernd (Herrenberg, DE), Dannemann; Thomas (Kornwestheim, DE)
Title: Digital transcoding system
Patent Number: 7,936,816

Inventors: Soumiya; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission system and transmitting device
Patent Number: 7,218,606

Inventors: Spaargaren; Kevin (Winchester, CA), Guerrero; Aaron (San Luis Obispo, CA), Keller; Katie (San Diego, CA)
Title: Elongated endoluminal device packaging system and method
Patent Number: 9,022,212

Inventors: Spanjers; Gregory G. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Methods to actively protect spacecraft from damage due to collision with ions
Patent Number: 7,934,685

Inventors: Sparks; Terry (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Method of forming a continuous layer of a first metal selectively on a second metal and an integrated circuit formed from the method
Patent Number: 7,935,631

Inventors: Spengler; Robert G. (N. Billerica, MA)
Title: Ladder stabilizers
Patent Number: 7,216,742

Inventors: Spoorenberg; Christ (Ballontogher, IE), MacCullagh; Raymond (Calry, IE)
Title: Effluent flow splitter
Patent Number: 9,022,066

Inventors: Squire; James Conrad (Buena Vista, VA), Baker; Elizabeth White (Richmond, VA), Clements; Huston David (Lexington, NC)
Title: Covers with a multiplicity of sensors for training mannequins, punching bags or kicking bags
Patent Number: 9,021,857

Inventors: Srivastava; Deepak (Orinda, CA)
Title: Micro-RNA's that regulate muscle cells
Patent Number: 9,023,823

Inventors: St. Pierre; Eric R. (Chandler, AZ), Tuv; Eugene (Chandler, AZ), Borisov; Alexander (Nizhny Novgorod, RU)
Title: Classification of spatial patterns on wafer maps
Patent Number: 7,937,234

Inventors: Stahler; Gregory John (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for cardiac defibrillation response simulation in health training mannequin
Patent Number: 9,022,788

Inventors: Stahmann; Jeffrey E. (Ramsey, MN), Carlson; Gerrard M. (Champlin, MN)
Title: Method for ischemia detection by implantable cardiac device
Patent Number: 7,215,992

Inventors: Stahmann; Jeffrey E. (Ramsey, MN), Linder; William J. (Golden Valley, MN), Stubbs; Scott R. (Maple Grove, MN), Maile; Keith R. (New Brighton, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for radiation effects detection
Patent Number: 7,935,936

Inventors: Stanley; Joel A. (Colleyville, TX)
Title: System for mounting objects to polymeric membranes
Patent Number: 7,935,202

Inventors: Stapelfeldt; Karl Friedrich (Lubeck, DE)
Title: Method for controlling a wind farm
Patent Number: 9,026,258

Inventors: Starks; Matthew Wayne (Burlington, MI), Melvin; Steven Louis (Scotts, MI), Snow; Kevin Dennis (Augusta, MI)
Title: Wireless measurement device
Patent Number: 7,937,080

Inventors: Steck; Peter (Bellaire, TX), Pershouse; Mark A. (Houston, TX), Jasser; Samar A. (Houston, TX), Yung; Alfred W. K. (Houston, TX), Tavtigian; Sean V. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Tumor suppressor designated TS10q23.3
Patent Number: 7,217,795

Inventors: Steenson; Daniel V. (Eagle, ID)
Title: Adjustable armchair tray
Patent Number: 7,216,930

Inventors: Stehr; Norbert (Grunstadt, DE), Schmitt; Philipp (Lampertheim, DE)
Title: Agitator mill
Patent Number: 7,216,822

Inventors: Steinbauer; David L. (Plano, TX)
Title: Reducing antenna boresight error
Patent Number: 7,218,272

Inventors: Sterling; Robert E (Colbert, WA)
Title: Muffler for pneumatic hand tool
Patent Number: 7,216,739

Inventors: Stern; Lewis (Modesto, CA), Kelley; Meara (Modesto, CA), Ryan; Tim (Modesto, CA)
Title: Tilted sensory aroma glass
Patent Number: 9,022,250

Inventors: Stevens; Ray (Salmon Arm, CA), Baker; Lyle (Salmon Arm, CA)
Title: Integrated mill
Patent Number: 7,218,975

Inventors: Stewart; Robert (Boulder, CO)
Title: Dynamic antenna tuning circuit for a radio frequency identification reader
Patent Number: 7,936,272

Inventors: Steyskal; Aaron J. (Portland, OR), Mosley; Larry E. (Santa Clara, CA), Tran; Tony V. (Aloha, OR)
Title: Capacitor device and method
Patent Number: 7,218,504

Inventors: Stokes; Kevan Frederick (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Clamping system and self advancing support platform
Patent Number: 9,022,332

Inventors: Stolarczyk; Larry G. (Raton, NM)
Title: Electromagnetic detection and imaging transceiver (EDIT) and roadway traffic detection system
Patent Number: 9,024,802

Inventors: Stone; Kevin T (Winona Lake, IN)
Title: Method and apparatus for retaining a fixation pin to a cannula
Patent Number: 7,217,246

Inventors: Stratton; Vincent E. (Marlton, NJ)
Title: Barrier system
Patent Number: 7,217,061

Inventors: Strom; Jacob (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Portable electronic apparatus, and a method of controlling a user interface thereof
Patent Number: 9,026,180

Inventors: Strong; Jack B (Mountain View, CA), Lehner; John N (Sunnyvale, CA), Kleid; Jonathan J (Mountain View, CA), Patel; Vivek (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for supplying electronic content to network appliances
Patent Number: 7,216,177

Inventors: Styles; Daniel Joseph (Canton, MI), Leiby; James (Dryden, MI)
Title: Internal and external LP EGR for boosted engines
Patent Number: 7,934,486

Inventors: Suda; Takeo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Reinforced cleaning member and process cartridge and image forming apparatus using same
Patent Number: 7,218,887

Inventors: Sudau; Jorg (Niederwerrn, DE), Jafoui; Khalid (Trunstadt, DE), Ackermann; Jurgen (Schweinfurt, DE)
Title: Clutch arrangement
Patent Number: 7,216,750

Inventors: Suehiro; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Receiver, data identifying and reproducing apparatus, pon system, and data identifying and reproducing method
Patent Number: 9,025,964

Inventors: Sueoka; Kazuhiko (Ageo, JP), Takada; Yasuji (Ageo, JP)
Title: Method and reaction apparatus for treating object with gas
Patent Number: 7,217,399

Inventors: Sugawara; Toshiki (Kokubunji, JP), Mizutani; Masahiko (Yokohama, JP), Ikeda; Hiroki (Hachioji, JP), Sakamoto; Kenichi (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Optical line terminating apparatus and optical communication system
Patent Number: 7,936,991

Inventors: Sugimura; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Murata; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kida; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Makimoto; Shota (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Dispenser for discharging liquid material
Patent Number: 7,216,782

Inventors: Sugiura; Yuuko (Tokyo, JP), Hirokawa; Tomoya (Kanagawa, JP), Nagumo; Taku (Kanagawa, JP), Ikawa; Taku (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: System, method, and computer-readable recording medium for supporting license acquirement
Patent Number: 9,027,161

Inventors: Sugiyama; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yura; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Sukesako; Masaki (Ibaraki, JP), Takeshita; Hironobu (Kanagawa, JP), Suganuma; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP), Uchitani; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ishii; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,025,977

Inventors: Sugiyama; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,833

Inventors: Sumiya; Kazunori (Ishikawa, JP), Yata; Manabu (Ishikawa, JP), Hizume; Taro (Ishikawa, JP), Sano; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus for clearing an image and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,936,941

Inventors: Sun; Jadie Soo (Belmont, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for transferring fragmented audio/video control commands using an independent software layer
Patent Number: 7,219,224

Inventors: Sun; Jianyu (San Mateo, CA), Liu; Shifeng (Coquitlam, CA), Fu; Jianmin (Coquitlam, CA)
Title: Spiro-oxindole compounds and their uses as therapeutic agents
Patent Number: 7,935,721

Inventors: Sun; Xu (Atlanta, GA), Wang; Jun (White Plains, NY)
Title: Ranking supervised hashing
Patent Number: 9,026,539

Inventors: Sundet; Douglas C. (Hudson, WI), Pitzen; James F. (Maplewood, MN)
Title: Method of making self-supporting pleated filter
Patent Number: 7,217,333

Inventors: Sutardja; Pantas (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Bit line decoder architecture for nor-type memory array
Patent Number: 7,936,581

Inventors: Sutioso; Henri (San Jose, CA), Wu; Lei (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for compensating a phase of a local clock of a storage device
Patent Number: 9,025,715

Inventors: Suzuki; Hirotsugu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Power supply apparatus and flat-screen television set
Patent Number: 7,936,349

Inventors: Suzuki; Masaaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless communication control method and wireless communication device
Patent Number: 9,025,565

Inventors: Suzuki; Masayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Matsunaga; Tadao (Shizuoka, JP), Furue; Tomoki (Shizuoka, JP), Sukegawa; Ken (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Production method for optical fiber coil
Patent Number: 7,936,958

Inventors: Suzuki; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Shinbutsu; Toshinaka (Yamanashi, JP), Amano; Shuichi (Yamanashi, JP)
Title: Fastening tool
Patent Number: 9,022,137

Inventors: Sweet; Richard Eric (Mountain View, CA), Rowe; Edward Royce Warren (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Retrieving documents transitively linked to an initial document
Patent Number: 7,937,409

Inventors: Swinderman; Robert Todd (Kewanee, IL)
Title: Constant angle and pressure conveyor belt cleaner and tensioner
Patent Number: 7,216,756

Inventors: Tabata; Atsushi (Okazaki, JP), Taga; Yutaka (Aichi-gun, JP), Kamada; Atsushi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Controller apparatus for vehicular device system
Patent Number: 7,935,021

Inventors: Tabata; Atsushi (Okazaki, JP), Taga; Yutaka (Aichi-ken, JP), Inoue; Yuji (Nisshin, JP), Kamada; Atsushi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Control device for vehicle drive apparatus
Patent Number: 7,935,015

Inventors: Tadakamalla; Anand (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Retractable sun visor and full windshield cover
Patent Number: 7,216,917

Inventors: Tages; Fernando (Coral Springs, FL), Acero; Daniel (Miramar, FL)
Title: Camera protection module for portable device case
Patent Number: 9,025,948

Inventors: Taguchi; Susumu (Odawara, JP)
Title: Methods and devices for remanufacturing printer cartridge components
Patent Number: 9,025,996

Inventors: Tai; Hwai-Tzuu (Rochester, NY), Ng; Yee S. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Gray level halftone processing
Patent Number: 7,218,420

Inventors: Takagi; Keizaburo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Speech recognition method and apparatus with noise adaptive standard pattern
Patent Number: 7,216,075

Inventors: Takahashi; Shuji (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Receipt issuing apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 9,024,987

Inventors: Takahashi; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP), Okamoto; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Kuwahara; Soichi (Kanagawa, JP), Yakura; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Horii; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP), Haba; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Takeda; Hiromitsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid spraying apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,935,389

Inventors: Takakura; Hiroshi (Kyoto, JP), Yamano; Shohei (Kyoto, JP), Ebi; Hiroyuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Flow rate sensor
Patent Number: 9,026,383

Inventors: Takami; Atsuya (Takasaki, JP), Iijima; Hiroshi (Takasaki, JP), Iwakubo; Masayuki (Takasaki, JP), Okada; Yuji (Takasaki, JP)
Title: Nitrogen-containing compounds having kinase inhibitory activity and drugs containing the same
Patent Number: 7,217,722

Inventors: Takanashi; Akitoshi (Ageo, JP), Iwakiri; Kenichiro (Ageo, JP), Sugimoto; Akiko (Ageo, JP), Yoshioka; Junshi (Ageo, JP), Obata; Shinichi (Ageo, JP), Dobashi; Makoto (Ageo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing electrodeposited copper foil with carrier foil for high-temperature heat-resistance and electrodeposited copper foil with carrier foil for high-temperature heat-resistance obtained by the manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,217,464

Inventors: Takano; Haruko (Yokohama, JP), Inagaki; Yukihide (Fujisawa, JP), Miyazaki; Shuichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method and system for preventing simultaneous use of contents in different formats derived from the same content at a plurality of places
Patent Number: 7,937,766

Inventors: Takano; Rikuo (Tsukuba, JP), Sugiyama; Kiyoshi (Mitaka, JP), Fukuoka; Toshimi (Yokohama, JP), Ono; Masatoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Horibe; Ryusuke (Daito, JP), Maeda; Shigeo (Daito, JP), Tanaka; Fuminori (Daito, JP), Inoda; Takeshi (Daito, JP), Choji; Hideki (Daito, JP)
Title: Integrated circuit device, voice input device and information processing system
Patent Number: 9,025,794

Inventors: Takaoka; Nobumitsu (Tokyo, JP), Kaneda; Yasunori (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Performance monitoring and notification in a threshold sensitive storage management system
Patent Number: 7,216,263

Inventors: Takashima; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information-recording system and method, program-storing medium, and program
Patent Number: 7,936,651

Inventors: Takayama; Nobutoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus having groups with designated representative images
Patent Number: 7,936,380

Inventors: Takeda; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Dofuku; Tadayuki (Kumamoto, JP), Takeo; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing solid state imaging device, solid state imaging device, and camera using solid state imaging device
Patent Number: 7,935,988

Inventors: Takeshima; Yuichiro (Toyama, JP), Kasahara; Osamu (Toyama, JP), Toyoda; Kazuyuki (Toyama, JP), Tanabe; Junichi (Toyama, JP), Yamamoto; Katsuhiko (Toyama, JP), Nomura; Hisashi (Toyama, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device and substrate processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,023,429

Inventors: Taketani; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,936,026

Inventors: Takeuchi; Hideki (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Ultrasound diagnosis apparatus
Patent Number: 7,217,243

Inventors: Takeuchi; Tsuneo (Kashihara, JP), Sato; Yuji (Tenri, JP), Maeyama; Kazuo (Nara, JP)
Title: Display device, electronic appliance and camera
Patent Number: 7,218,315

Inventors: Taki; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Ohnuma; Yuyu (Tokyo, JP), Shibuya; Atsuki (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP), Umemoto; Hisashi (Aichi, JP), Usami; Kyohei (Aichi, JP), Yamada; Manabu (Aichi, JP)
Title: Non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery
Patent Number: 9,023,536

Inventors: Takizawa; Shinichi (Izumisano, JP), Kanehisa; Takanori (Sakai, JP)
Title: Bicycle disc brake rotor assembly
Patent Number: 7,216,743

Inventors: Talwar; Shilpa (Los Altos, CA), Yeh; Shu-Ping (Mountain View, CA), Johnsson; Kerstin (Palo Alto, CA), Himayat; Nageen (Fremont, CA)
Title: Power control technique to mitigate interference in multi-tier networks
Patent Number: 9,026,055

Inventors: Talyansky; Vitaly (Portland, OR), Talyansky; Edward (Battle Ground, WA), Moore; Jason (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Product authenticator and barcode scanner interlock
Patent Number: 9,022,289

Inventors: Tamakoshi; Koji (Susono, JP), Seki; Kazuhiro (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Side impact responsive vehicle armrest
Patent Number: 7,934,771

Inventors: Tanaka; Kimiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,897

Inventors: Tanaka; Tetsuro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing device and method, video display device, and recorded information reproduction device
Patent Number: 7,218,354

Inventors: Tanaka; Tomonori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method and computer readable recording medium for processing image information
Patent Number: 7,218,412

Inventors: Tanaka; Toshinori (Tokyo, JP), Fukazawa; Keiichi (Tokyo, JP), Matsui; Yuusuke (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Kyouhei (Tokyo, JP), Ohata; Katsumi (Tokyo, JP), Fujimoto; Kengo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electro-hydraulic power steering apparatus
Patent Number: 7,217,106

Inventors: Tandy; Patrick W. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method of forming a non-continuous conductive layer for laminated substrates
Patent Number: 7,216,425

Inventors: Tang; Arnold (Anaheim, CA), Fehrmann, Jr.; Wilbur Gordon (Bel Air, MD)
Title: Apparatus and method of illuminating indicator lights
Patent Number: 7,936,279

Inventors: Tang; Heng (San Jose, CA), Chaichanavong; Panu (Bangkok, TH), Burd; Gregory (San Jose, CA), Chang; Yu-Yao (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for asymmetry detection based on a synchronization mark
Patent Number: 9,025,262

Inventors: Tang; Zequn (San Ramon, CA), Perri; Silvia (Castro Valley, CA), Polo; John (Danville, CA)
Title: Alphavirus replicon packaging constructs
Patent Number: 9,024,001

Inventors: Tang; Zi-Ming (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Housing assembly and electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 9,024,822

Inventors: Taniguchi; Kiyoshi (Kobe, JP), Sakurai; Minoru (Toyonaka, JP), Fujii; Naoaki (Takatsuki, JP), Hosoi; Kumi (Susono, JP), Tomishima; Yasuyo (Osaka, JP), Takasugi; Hisashi (Sakai, JP), Sogabe; Hajime (Tokyo, JP), Ishikawa; Hirofumi (Suita, JP), Hanioka; Naomi (Minoo, JP)
Title: Propanolamine derivatives
Patent Number: 7,217,706

Inventors: Tarabbia; Marc (Pleasant Valley, NY), Chen; Norman (Poughkeepsie, NY), Liu; Jian (Clifton Park, NY), Hindawy; Nader Magdy (Wappingers Falls, NY), Neogi; Tuhin Guha (Clifton Park, NY), Rashed; Mahbub (Cupertino, CA), Mittal; Anurag (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Power rail layout for dense standard cell library
Patent Number: 9,026,977

Inventors: Tasaka; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Iwama; Marie (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Process for hydrotreating naphtha fraction and process for producing hydrocarbon oil
Patent Number: 9,023,195

Inventors: Tatani; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Hideshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ohashi; Masanori (Nagasaki, JP), Masagaki; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Atsuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Furukawa; Masakazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state image pickup device and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,217,961

Inventors: Tatara; Naoki (Shizuoka, JP), Takahashi; Toru (Shizuoka, JP), Takii; Naoki (Shizuoka, JP), Sugiyama; Yuji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicular lamp
Patent Number: 9,022,623

Inventors: Tatsumura; Kosuke (Kanagawa, JP), Zaitsu; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Matsumoto; Mari (Kanagawa, JP), Yasuda; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Non-volatile programmable switch
Patent Number: 9,025,373

Inventors: Tawfik; Dan S. (Jerusalem, IL), Aharoni; Amir (Tel Aviv, IL), Gaydukov; Leonid (Moscow, RU), Sussman; Joel L. (Rehovot, IL), Silman; Israel (Rehovot, IL)
Title: PON polypeptides, polynucleotides encoding same and compositions and methods utilizing same
Patent Number: 9,023,631

Inventors: Tedesco; Daniel E. (Huntington, CT), Alderucci; Dean P. (Westport, CT), Jorasch; James A. (New York, NY), Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Downs; Michael D. (Stamford, CT)
Title: Apparatus, systems and methods for accepting payment at a sales device
Patent Number: 7,216,754

Inventors: Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA), Frankle; Jonathan (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for solving an optimization problem in an integrated circuit layout
Patent Number: 7,216,308

Inventors: Teng; Gary Ganghui (Northborough, MA)
Title: Negative laser sensitive lithographic printing plate having specific photosensitive composition
Patent Number: 7,935,476

Inventors: Terazono; Hideyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Yasuda; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Hayashi; Masahito (Kawasaki, JP), Takei; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Hattori; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cell analyzer
Patent Number: 9,023,294

Inventors: Teshima; Kazuhiro (Ichihara, JP), Ishikawa; Motoharu (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Lubricant composition for an internal combustion engine and method for lubricating an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,023,190

Inventors: Tessien; Ross Alan (Nevada City, CA), Beck; David G. (Tiburon, CA)
Title: Acoustic driver assembly with restricted contact area
Patent Number: 7,218,033

Inventors: Tessien; Ross Alan (Nevada City, CA), Phillips; Daniel A. (Grass Valley, CA), Callahan; Brant James (Nevada City, CA)
Title: Acoustic driver assembly with restricted contact area
Patent Number: 7,218,034

Inventors: Thakur; Randhir P.S. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods to form electronic devices and methods to form a material over a semiconductive substrate
Patent Number: 7,217,614

Inventors: Thaxton; Dan (New Lebanon, OH)
Title: Document security protection analysis assistant
Patent Number: 7,937,326

Inventors: Thayer; Bruce E. (Webster, NY), Linton; Cheryl A. (Webster, NY), Seyfried; Richard W. (Williamson, NY)
Title: Blade engagement apparatus for image forming machines
Patent Number: 7,937,034

Inventors: Thomas; C. Douglass (Campbell, CA), Thomas; Alan E. (Ocean City, NJ)
Title: Thermal and power management for computer systems
Patent Number: 7,937,599

Inventors: Thomas; Clarence E. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: System and methods for shearless hologram acquisition
Patent Number: 7,936,490

Inventors: Thomas; Kasman E. (Wilton, CT), Carter; Stephen R (Spanish Fork, UT)
Title: Stealth entropy collection
Patent Number: 9,026,638

Inventors: Thomas; Scott D. (Novi, MI)
Title: Impact energizable structure
Patent Number: 7,216,904

Inventors: Thrasher; Dwight L. (Eutaw, AL)
Title: Hand-held platform for a phallic device
Patent Number: 9,022,924

Inventors: Tian; Yanmei (Sunnyvale, CA), Wang; Yanbin (Saratoga, CA), Atha; Mubeen (Sunnyvale, CA), Muljono; Harry (Union City, CA)
Title: Tracking unity gain for edge rate and timing control
Patent Number: 7,218,148

Inventors: Tillotson; Brian J. (Kent, WA)
Title: Synthetically generated sound cues
Patent Number: 7,218,240

Inventors: Ting; Wei-Fan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Test probe
Patent Number: 7,936,178

Inventors: Toba; Shinjiro (Shizuoka, JP), Sato; Masaaki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Developing device, process cartridge, developer layer regulating member, and developer layer regulating member attaching method
Patent Number: 7,218,882

Inventors: Tokudome; Tetsuo (Akigun, JP)
Title: Human body detection sensor
Patent Number: 7,218,224

Inventors: Tomaschko; Daniel Keith (Savage, MN), Horn; Daniel James (Shoreview, MN), Zhang; Xiao Kang (Champlin, MN), Lee; Nao Pao (Brooklyn Park, MN)
Title: Balloon cones and waists thinning methodology
Patent Number: 7,217,278

Inventors: Tomatsu; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Nobuyoshi (Sakura, JP), Takayanagi; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe carrier, and testing method
Patent Number: 7,935,809

Inventors: Tomatsu; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Nobuyoshi (Sakura, JP), Takayanagi; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe carrier, and testing method
Patent Number: 7,935,810

Inventors: Tomita; Aki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data I/O system using a plurality of mirror volumes
Patent Number: 7,216,210

Inventors: Tomomatsu; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing method and apparatus, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,218,419

Inventors: Tong; Guluke (San Ramon, CA), Iyer; Sitaraman V. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for correcting duty cycle via current mode logic to CMOS converter
Patent Number: 7,936,186

Inventors: Tong; Wei Hua (Singapore, SG), Chan; Lap (Singapore, SG), Kumar; K. Suresh (Singapore, SG), Tan; Miow Chin (Singapore, SG)
Title: Reduced metal pipe formation in metal silicide contacts
Patent Number: 7,935,632

Inventors: Totolos, Jr.; George (Cranberry Township, PA), Westbrook; Scott M. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Power management of memory via wake/sleep cycles
Patent Number: 7,218,566

Inventors: Town; John Matthew (Ojai, CA), Hamersley; Alan Bruce (Newbury Park, CA), Hofmann; Holger (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Optical disc with pre-recorded and recordable regions and method of forming the disc
Patent Number: 9,025,426

Inventors: Toyoda; Hiroyuki (Hitachinaka, JP), Idei; Akio (Hadano, JP), Tsubaki; Shigeyasu (Odawara, JP), Nakajima; Tadakatsu (Kasumigaura, JP), Kondo; Yoshihiro (Tsuchiura, JP), Hayashi; Tomoo (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Cooling device and electronic equipment including cooling device
Patent Number: 7,936,560

Inventors: Toyota; Gen (Yokohama, JP), Shigeta; Atsushi (Fujisawa, JP), Yano; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of processing a substrate
Patent Number: 7,217,662

Inventors: Tracy; Mark S (Tomball, TX), Moore; Earl W (Cypress, TX), Walker; Paul N (Cypress, TX)
Title: Keyboard case manufacturing system and method
Patent Number: 7,935,287

Inventors: Trageser; Mark (Los Angeles, CA), Strauss; Michael (Signal Hill, CA)
Title: Pneumatic action figure
Patent Number: 7,934,973

Inventors: Trimberger; Steven M. (San Jose, CA), Bapat; Shekhar (Cupertino, CA), Wells; Robert W. (Cupertino, CA), Patrie; Robert D. (Scotts Valley, CA), Lai; Andrew W. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Application-specific methods for testing molectronic or nanoscale devices
Patent Number: 7,219,314

Inventors: Tripp; Omer (Har-Adar, IL)
Title: Refinement-based security analysis
Patent Number: 9,027,131

Inventors: Troian; Sandra M. (Princeton, NJ), Darhuber; Anton A. (Princeton, NJ), Wagner; Sigurd (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Method and device for controlling liquid flow on the surface of a microfluidic chip
Patent Number: 7,216,660

Inventors: Trottier; Gaetan (Etobicoke, CA)
Title: Cable recovery device and system
Patent Number: 9,022,690

Inventors: Truckner; Richard (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Stairway stringer and finished stairway skirt board
Patent Number: 7,934,344

Inventors: Tsai; Ming-J. (Tainan, TW), Fang; Jing-Jing (Tainan, TW)
Title: Feature based data structure for computer manikin
Patent Number: 7,218,752

Inventors: Tsai; Tien-Ju (Tainan, TW), Liu; Shu-Ming (Tainan, TW)
Title: Method for receiving station signal and receiver for receiving the same
Patent Number: 7,937,053

Inventors: Tsao; Frank (Cleveland, AU)
Title: Lighting fixture with angle adjustment arrangement
Patent Number: 7,934,860

Inventors: Tseng; Kuo-Fong (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical communication apparatus
Patent Number: 9,025,916

Inventors: Tseng; Kuo-Fong (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical communication device
Patent Number: 9,025,968

Inventors: Tsuchimura; Tomotaka (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Ink composition, inkjet recording method, printed material, process for producing lithographic printing plate, and lithographic printing plate
Patent Number: 7,935,741

Inventors: Tsuda; Yukio (Aiko-gun, JP)
Title: Measured-signal repetition frequency detection method, and sampling apparatus and waveform observation system using the method
Patent Number: 7,936,162

Inventors: Tsuji; Aki (Hamamatu-shi, Sizuoka-ken 432-8023, JP)
Title: CAD system utilizing a network
Patent Number: 7,218,979

Inventors: Tsukahara; Michinari (Nagano-ken, JP), Kobayashi; Masanori (Nagano-ken, JP), Sato; Morio (Nagano-ken, JP), Ochiai; Kenji (Nagano-ken, JP), Sakai; Yasuto (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Method of filling liquid into liquid containing member, liquid filling apparatus and method of inspecting liquid containing member
Patent Number: 7,934,816

Inventors: Tsunoda; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kanda; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method of evaluating sound quality on image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,215,783

Inventors: Tsuruya; Mamoru (Niiza, JP)
Title: DC conversion apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,535

Inventors: Tsuzuki; Akihito (Yokohama, JP), Miyata; Hiroaki (Yokohama, JP), Kogure; Yasuo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Packet transfer device and communication system
Patent Number: 7,936,750

Inventors: Tu; Steven (Phoenix, AZ), Nguyen; Hang (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus for machine check abort handling in a multiprocessing system
Patent Number: 7,216,252

Inventors: Tung; Alex (Storrs Mansfield, CT), Kapoor; Ashish (Plano, TX)
Title: Method and process for electronically posting bulletin board messages
Patent Number: 7,936,397

Inventors: Turner; Neil (Emeryville, CA), Fernandez; Christian (El Cerrito, CA), Lessin; Michael (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Image tile server
Patent Number: 9,026,549

Inventors: Turunen; Harri (Kuopio, FI)
Title: Locking arrangement for a cover part of a subscriber terminal device
Patent Number: 7,218,731

Inventors: Tuskiewicz; George A. (Plymouth, MN), Bedard; Mark (Greenfield Park, CA)
Title: Portable cooled merchandizing unit with customer enticement features
Patent Number: 7,934,384

Inventors: Tuttle; John R (Boulder, CO)
Title: Selectively coupling to feed points of an antenna system
Patent Number: 7,936,268

Inventors: Tuz; Michael (Sylmar, CA)
Title: Pistol concealment device
Patent Number: 7,934,333

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: Systems for controlling injection and/or imaging procedures
Patent Number: 7,937,134

Inventors: Uchida; Kouji (Kariya, JP), Katayama; Norihiro (Obu, JP), Horiba; Keiji (Nishikasugai-gun, JP)
Title: Acid-resistant pressure sensor
Patent Number: 7,216,545

Inventors: Uchida; Shinji (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Imprinting method and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 9,023,268

Inventors: Uchida; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image-taking apparatus having functions that automatically adjust parameters relating to image-taking, and control method of the image-taking apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,371

Inventors: Uchimura; Kenji (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Antibody reacting with N-acetylglucosamine-6-O-sulfotransferase product
Patent Number: 7,935,792

Inventors: Uchiumi; Katsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Kuwabara; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Mitsuoka; Yoshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Control apparatus of storage unit, and method of controlling the control apparatus of storage unit
Patent Number: 7,216,206

Inventors: Ueda; Hiroshi (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Agent for ameliorating blood-brain barrier disorders
Patent Number: 9,023,835

Inventors: Ueda; Naohiro (Hyogo, JP), Watanabe; Hirofumi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Stress-distribution detecting semiconductor package group and detection method of stress distribution in semiconductor package using the same
Patent Number: 7,934,429

Inventors: Ullensvang Helgeland; Mari Synnove (Stavanger, NO)
Title: Collapsible suspension bed
Patent Number: 7,934,275

Inventors: Umeda; Toshiyuki (Inagi, JP), Otaka; Shoji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit and information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,025,408

Inventors: Umetsu; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP), Kobayashi; Yoshitake (Nagano, JP)
Title: Printing device
Patent Number: 9,022,519

Inventors: Unagida; Hiroaki (Kumagaya, JP), Watanabe; Masato (Oizumi-machi, JP)
Title: Air conditioner having a variable speed indoor side blower and flaps being control based on outside air temperature and indoor heat exchanger temperature
Patent Number: 9,021,822

Inventors: Unitt; Brian (Bishops Stortford, GB), Grant; Michael (Bishops Stortford, GB), Farrington; Jeffrey (Dunmow, GB), Phillips; David (Bishops Stortford, GB)
Title: High capacity passive optical network
Patent Number: 7,218,854

Inventors: Urabe; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Bicycle hub transmission
Patent Number: 7,935,019

Inventors: Utagawa; Tsutomu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Ophthalmic device
Patent Number: 9,022,566

Inventors: Uto; Sachio (Yokohama, JP), Yoshida; Minoru (Yokohama, JP), Nakata; Toshihiko (Hiratsuka, JP), Maeda; Shunji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for inspecting pattern defects
Patent Number: 7,218,389

Inventors: Vagner, Jr.; Donald R. (Cleveland, OH), Graham; Lisa C. (Cleveland, OH)
Title: Domed swimming pool cover
Patent Number: 9,021,625

Inventors: Valentine; James M. (Fairfield, CT), Valentine; Laura K. (Fairfield, CT)
Title: Gravity feed ball-in-seat valve with extension unit for dosing fuel additives
Patent Number: 7,216,681

Inventors: Van Houten; Ronald (Kalamazoo, MI), Schulman; Richard (Kalamazoo, MI), Tenenbaum; Jeffrey (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Seat belt/accelerator behavioral system
Patent Number: 7,937,202

Inventors: van Meurs; Pim (Kenmore, WA)
Title: System and method for chinese input using a joystick
Patent Number: 7,218,781

Inventors: Van Stuyvenberg; Willem Marie (Rv Enschede, NL)
Title: Method and installation for cooling slaughtered poultry
Patent Number: 7,217,437

Inventors: Vassighi; Arman (Chandler, AZ), Zia; Victor (Portland, OR)
Title: Sequential burn-in test mechanism
Patent Number: 9,024,647

Inventors: Veltrop; Loren J. (Deerfield, IL), Maciejewski; Michael M. (St. Charles, IL), Villegas; Henry (Glenview, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method of toasting bread-type food products
Patent Number: 7,217,906

Inventors: Venero; Nicholas John (Clinton, NY), Merriman; Andrew Thomas (Clinton, NY), Burke; Raymond Nicholas (Houston, TX), Bond; Timothy (Houston, TX), Miles; David (Houston, TX), Conder; Robert (Kemnay, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for reinforcing a pipeline
Patent Number: 9,022,088

Inventors: Venkat; Narayan (Billerica, MA), Lively; David Franklin (Hudson, MA), Speer; Kenny W. (Danville, CA)
Title: System and method for maintaining cache coherency
Patent Number: 9,026,736

Inventors: Verma; Shaily (Mumbai, IN), Wang; Charles Chuanming (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Junbiao (Beijing, CN)
Title: Mobile terminal identity protection through home location register modification
Patent Number: 7,215,943

Inventors: Vermerris; Willem Evert (Gainesville, FL), Caicedo; Hector Mario (Gainesville, FL), Dempere; Luisa Amelia (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Lignin-based nanostructures
Patent Number: 9,023,471

Inventors: Vichinsky; Kevin (Portage, MI)
Title: Engine lower intake manifold and method for making the same
Patent Number: 7,216,620

Inventors: Vilalta; Adrian (San Diego, CA), Margalith; Michal (Solana Beach, CA), Dong; Lichun (Seattle, WA), Koelle; David (Seattle, WA)
Title: Compositions and methods for vaccinating against HSV-2
Patent Number: 7,935,352

Inventors: Vilhauer; Reed T. (Portland, OR), Li; Peter T. (Portland, OR), Crews; Darren S. (Portland, OR)
Title: Battery voltage measurement
Patent Number: 9,026,387

Inventors: Villatoro; Agustin Joel (Barcelona, ES), Pruneri; Valerio (Barcelona, ES), Badenes; Goncal (Barcelona, ES)
Title: All-optical fiber interferometer
Patent Number: 7,936,461

Inventors: Visser; Erik (San Diego, CA), Liu; Ian Ernan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer-readable media for multi-microphone location-selective processing
Patent Number: 9,025,782

Inventors: Vitt; Michael (Middletown, NJ), He; Bin (Morganville, NJ), Elmasry; George F. (Howell, NJ)
Title: Multicast proxy for partitioned networks
Patent Number: 9,025,600

Inventors: Vogelsang; Thomas (Jericho, VT)
Title: Method for self-test and self-repair in a multi-chip package environment
Patent Number: 7,937,631

Inventors: Vogt; Pete D. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Early CRC delivery for partial frame
Patent Number: 7,219,294

Inventors: Volkomich; Anatoly Alexandrovich (Moscow, RU), Lutts; Rudolf Rudolfovich (Moscow, RU), Bekh; Nikolay Ivanovich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Method for the manufacture of casting molds and a device for realizing the same
Patent Number: 9,022,095

Inventors: Voltenburg, Jr.; Robert R. (Davison, MI), Thompson; Loren M. (Lapeer, MI)
Title: Peristaltic pump assembly with cassette and mounting pin arrangement
Patent Number: 7,934,912

Inventors: Wada; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method
Patent Number: 9,025,198

Inventors: Waibel; Markus (Chavannes, CH), Duerr; Peter (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Robotic locomotion method and mobile robot
Patent Number: 7,934,575

Inventors: Wales; Lawrence W. (Maplewood, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for enhanced delivery of treatment device to the intervertebral disc annulus
Patent Number: 7,935,147

Inventors: Walker; Ben (Draper, UT), Hall; Jake (Draper, UT), Perkins; Brendan (Salt Lake City, UT), Terry; Paul (Park City, UT), Narajowski; David (Park City, UT), Laakso; Thomas (Park City, UT), Mellon; David (Park City, UT), Whittaker; Chad John (Springville, UT)
Title: Binding system
Patent Number: 7,216,888

Inventors: Walker; Ben (Orem, UT), Santurbane; Mark (Salt Lake City, UT), Narajowski; David (Heber City, UT), Mellon; David (Park City, UT), Laakso; Thomas (Park City, UT)
Title: Ski binding
Patent Number: 7,216,890

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefiled, CT), Tedesco; Daniel E. (Westport, CT)
Title: System for vending physical and information items
Patent Number: 7,218,991

Inventors: Wall; Roy (Hamilton, MT), Wall; Tonja (Hamilton, MT)
Title: Convertor dolly with self steering
Patent Number: 7,934,743

Inventors: Wallace; Andrew Paul (Bristol, GB)
Title: SIMD addition circuit
Patent Number: 7,219,118

Inventors: Walter; Daniel F. (Frankenmuth, MI)
Title: Flag holder
Patent Number: 7,934,690

Inventors: Walukiewicz; Wladyslaw (Kensington, CA), Yu; Kin Man (Lafayette, CA), Wu; Junqiao (Richmond, CA), Schaff; William J. (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Broad spectrum solar cell
Patent Number: 7,217,882

Inventors: Wan; Julin (Clifton Park, NY), Mukherjee; Amiya K. (Davis, CA)
Title: Preparation of nanocomposites of alumina and titania
Patent Number: 7,217,386

Inventors: Wan; Jun (Sunnyvale, CA), Lutze; Jeffrey W. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Last-first mode and method for programming of non-volatile memory with reduced program disturb
Patent Number: 7,218,552

Inventors: Wang; Albert Z. H. (Santa Clara, CA), Tsay; Chen H. (San Jose, CA), Deane; Peter (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Dual-directional electrostatic discharge protection device
Patent Number: 7,936,020

Inventors: Wang; Chih-Hung (Tainan, TW)
Title: Frameless eyeglasses
Patent Number: 9,022,557

Inventors: Wang; Connie Pin-Chin (Mountain View, CA), Besser; Paul R. (Sunnyvale, CA), Yin; Jinsong (Sunnyvale, CA), Pham; Hieu T. (Milpitas, CA), Ngo; Minh Van (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method for manufacturing a semiconductor component that inhibits formation of wormholes
Patent Number: 7,217,660

Inventors: Wang; Everett X. (San Jose, CA), Yu; Sai (Gilbert, AZ), Ding; Yi (Milpitas, CA), Nikonov; Dmitri E. (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Extracting phase error in waveguides
Patent Number: 7,215,841

Inventors: Wang; Guotong (Beijing, CN), Gu; Jian (Beijing, CN), Lee; Anthony (San Diego, CA), Wang; Shu (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for access procedure enhancements
Patent Number: 9,025,572

Inventors: Wang; Mei-Chih (Toufen Township, Miaoli County, TW), Fan-Chiang; Mei-Hwei (Madou Township, Tainan County, TW), Lin; Hui-Ti (Sindian, TW), Lin; Chin-Yu (Jhongpu Township, Chiayi County, TW)
Title: Methods for culturing human embryonic stem cells
Patent Number: 7,935,527

Inventors: Wang; Qiheng (Henry) (St Louis, MO), Wang; Xuejun (Jason) (Fremont, CA)
Title: Translation on demand
Patent Number: 7,937,261

Inventors: Wang; Ru-Wen (Tainan, TW)
Title: Pressure gauge
Patent Number: 9,021,883

Inventors: Wang; Shyh-Jye (Irvine, CA), Chung; Chi-Ping (Irvine, CA)
Title: Message-triggered voice command interface in portable electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,026,176

Inventors: Wang; Wei (Shanghai, CN), Tang; XiaoHu (Shanghai, CN), Hou; XiaoHua (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Low drop-out voltage regulator with enhanced frequency compensation
Patent Number: 7,218,083

Inventors: Wang; Wen-De (Minsyong Township, TW), Yaung; Dun-Nian (Taipei, TW), Wuu; Shou-Gwo (Hsin-Chu, TW), Yu; Chung-Yi (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Light shield for CMOS imager
Patent Number: 7,935,994

Inventors: Wang; Wen-pin (Tainan Hsien, TW)
Title: Guiding shaft structure for chain connector
Patent Number: 7,216,472

Inventors: Wang; Yan (Scotch Plains, NJ), Greenberg; Robert (Sparta, NJ), Presta; Leonard (San Francisco, CA), Pachter; Jonathan A. (Maplewood, NJ), Hailey; Judith (Edison, NJ), Brams; Peter (Sacramento, CA), Williams; Denise (San Jose, CA), Srinivasan; Mohan (Cupertino, CA), Feingersh; Diane (Union City, CA)
Title: Neutralizing human anti-IGFR antibody
Patent Number: 7,217,796

Inventors: Wang; Yen-Hui (New Taipei, TW), Chang; Yu-Wen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: PFC LED driver capable of reducing flicker
Patent Number: 9,024,539

Inventors: Wang; Ying (Easton, PA), Subramanian; Sundar (Somerville, NJ), Wu; Xinzhou (Monmouth Junction, NJ), Li; Junyi (Chester, NJ), Richardson; Thomas J. (South Orange, NJ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for facilitating channel access in a communication system
Patent Number: 9,025,466

Inventors: Wang; Yunbing (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Stent formed from polymer-bioceramic composite with radiopaque bioceramic particles
Patent Number: 7,935,143

Inventors: Ward; Joseph (Rochester, NY), Parulski; Kenneth A. (Rochester, NY), Allen; James D. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Digital camera with communications interface for selectively transmitting images over a cellular phone network and a wireless LAN network to a destination
Patent Number: 7,936,391

Inventors: Warner; R. Jay (Houston, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX), Lee; David (Seabrook, TX), Orosco; Adam (Houston, TX)
Title: Using a dilute acid stream as an extractive agent
Patent Number: 9,024,082

Inventors: Wasson; Stephen L. (Boulder Creek, CA), Varn; David K. (San Jose, CA), Ralston; John D. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for a programmable security processor
Patent Number: 7,937,594

Inventors: Watabe; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Nishida; Ikuo (Ebina, JP), Narui; Yoichi (Matsudo, JP), Matsuo; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Fujimoto; Takayuki (Tsuchiura, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus including airflow cooling mechanism
Patent Number: 7,937,721

Inventors: Watanabe; Akira (Hanno, JP)
Title: Portable terminal apparatus, computer-readable recording medium, and computer data signal
Patent Number: 9,025,928

Inventors: Watanabe; Kazuteru (Tokyo, JP), Ozawa; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Moving-picture compression encoding method, apparatus and program
Patent Number: 7,936,820

Inventors: Watanabe; Takanori (Yamato, JP), Iwane; Masaaki (Sagamihara, JP), Kuroda; Yukihiro (Ebina, JP), Kobayashi; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion apparatus and image pickup system using photoelectric conversion apparatus
Patent Number: 7,935,995

Inventors: Watanabe; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP), Mukaide; Taihei (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Glass composition for ultraviolet light and optical device using the same
Patent Number: 7,935,947

Inventors: Watanabe; Toru (Nagano-ken, JP), Inoguchi; Makoto (Nishitokyo, JP)
Title: Impedance circuit, and filter circuit, amplifier circuit, semiconductor integrated circuit, electronic component, and wireless communications device using the same
Patent Number: 7,218,185

Inventors: Watanabe; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Centromeric protein shugoshin
Patent Number: 7,935,789

Inventors: Watanabe; Yukio (Kyoto, JP), Ueyama; Tetsuo (Nara, JP)
Title: Optical pickup
Patent Number: 7,218,599

Inventors: Watson; Peter J. (Rayleigh, GB)
Title: Jam access system for sheet handling apparatus
Patent Number: 7,934,357

Inventors: Waz-Ambrozewicz; Andrzej (Wroclaw, PL), Pakulski; Maciej (Czernica, PL)
Title: Relay node operable with different spatial characteristic antenna patterns
Patent Number: 9,026,122

Inventors: Weaver; Patrick A. (Baden, PA)
Title: Hidden drop storage device
Patent Number: 7,936,961

Inventors: Weber; Josef (Zell, DE)
Title: Screwing device
Patent Number: 9,021,925

Inventors: Wehrenberg; Paul J. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Acceleration-based theft detection system for portable electronic devices
Patent Number: 7,218,226

Inventors: Wei; Chen-Ku (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Torque control circuit for electrical motor
Patent Number: 7,936,140

Inventors: Weiner; Heiko (Pasadena, TX), Zhou; Zhenhua (Houston, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX)
Title: Hydrogenation catalysts comprising a mixed oxide comprising nickel
Patent Number: 9,024,088

Inventors: Weiss; Steven A. (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Cashless gaming system: apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,217,190

Inventors: Weissman; Peter S. (Washington, DC)
Title: Mail program for processing multiple email messages
Patent Number: 7,219,129

Inventors: Welchko; Brian (Torrance, CA), Schulz; Steven E. (Torrance, CA), Hiti; Silva (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for increasing AC motor torque output at low frequency
Patent Number: 7,218,071

Inventors: Wenzlaff; Robert P. (Toledo, OH), Peters; Edwin F. (Toledo, OH), Wedding; Carol Ann (Toledo, OH), Butcher; James D. (Toledo, OH)
Title: Detector element with antenna
Patent Number: 9,024,526

Inventors: Westbrook, Sr.; Curnell Melvin (Richmond, VA)
Title: Remotely-controlled emergency aerial vehicle
Patent Number: 9,022,322

Inventors: Westrich; Caroline (Paris, FR)
Title: Diffuser and device for packaging and dispensing a foaming product
Patent Number: 7,934,667

Inventors: Whetsel; Lee D. (Parker, TX)
Title: IC output signal path with switch, bus holder, and buffer
Patent Number: 7,936,183

Inventors: Whetsel; Lee D. (Parker, TX)
Title: Selectively accessing test access ports in a multiple test access port environment
Patent Number: 7,937,635

Inventors: Whetsel; Lee D. (Parker, TX)
Title: TAP with enable input gated and multiplexed mode select
Patent Number: 7,937,637

Inventors: Whipple; Mark B (Dallas, TX), Notani; Ranjit N (Irving, TX)
Title: Network application program interface facilitating communication in a distributed network environment
Patent Number: 7,216,142

Inventors: Whitney, IV; William Russell (Boise, ID)
Title: System and method for generating custom hierarchies in an analytical data structure
Patent Number: 7,219,093

Inventors: Widdowson; Scott (Ottawa, CA), Bowles; Gregory (Nepean, CA), Fuller; Arthur (Carp, CA)
Title: Amplifier linearization using non-standard feedback
Patent Number: 9,024,690

Inventors: Wieczorek; Karsten (Dresden, DE), Horstmann; Manfred (Dresden, DE), Stephan; Rolf (Dresden, DE)
Title: Semiconductor device having different metal silicide portions and method for fabricating the semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,217,657

Inventors: Wiedenmann; Ulli (Schrobenhausen, DE)
Title: Device and method for introducing a filling material
Patent Number: 9,022,696

Inventors: Wilk; James (Haskell, NJ), Wilk; Robert (Washington, NJ), Ventura, Jr.; Phil (Little Ferry, NJ)
Title: Scuba unit donning assistance platform
Patent Number: 7,934,688

Inventors: Williams; Philip Rhodri (Gower, GB)
Title: Method for producing nucleation of solid phase from a supercooled liquid
Patent Number: 7,935,371

Inventors: Willis; Thomas E. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Maintaining balance in a display
Patent Number: 7,936,364

Inventors: Wilson; David F. (Soquel, CA)
Title: Current source driver for common ground signal interface
Patent Number: 7,937,109

Inventors: Wilson; Robert Foster (Roseville, MN), Wilson; Scott Robert (Maple Grove, MN), Pokorney; James L. (Northfield, MN)
Title: Method of treating diseased valve
Patent Number: 7,217,287

Inventors: Winchester; James Edward (Estill Springs, TN)
Title: Flowmeter calibration system and operational method
Patent Number: 7,934,413

Inventors: Winkenbach; Georges A. (Seattle, WA), Heath; Iain Clifford (Bellevue, WA), LeGendre; Scott M. (Bainbridge Island, WA)
Title: Method and system for selecting elements in a graphical user interface
Patent Number: 7,218,330

Inventors: Winkler; Hugh (Dripping Springs, TX), Teasdale; Paul (Queensbury, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for processing drilling data
Patent Number: 9,024,778

Inventors: Wisdom; Jack L. (Black Mountain, NC), Roberts; Scott M. (Asheville, NC)
Title: Highly kink-resistant corrugated tubing
Patent Number: 7,216,675

Inventors: Wiseman; Willard M. (Vernonia, OR), Grawrock; David W. (Aloha, OR)
Title: Trusted platform apparatus, system, and method
Patent Number: 7,216,369

Inventors: Wisnudel; Marc Brian (Clifton Park, NY), Potyrailo; Radislav Alexandrovich (Niskayuna, NY), Morris; William Guy (Rexford, NY)
Title: Authenticable optical disc, system for authenticating an optical disc and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,218,589

Inventors: Wlassics; Ivan (Genoa, IT), Tortelli; Vito (Milan, IT)
Title: Sulphonic fluorinated ionomers
Patent Number: 7,217,742

Inventors: Wodetzki; Andreas Paul Benno (Sprockhovel, DE), Rolink; Ben Gerhardus Antonius (Ugchelen, NL), Vertommen; Mikael (Arnhem, NL), Heijmans; Rudy Mathias Henricus (Arnhem, NL)
Title: Pellet comprising aramid pulp and filler material
Patent Number: 9,023,178

Inventors: Wolfe; Daniel Glen (Highland, UT), Gatenby; Russell (American Fork, UT)
Title: Bicycle rack installable in a pickup truck bed or trailer
Patent Number: 9,022,265

Inventors: Wolfgarten; Sven (Buehl, DE)
Title: Wiper device, in particular a motor vehicle windshield wiper device
Patent Number: 9,021,651

Inventors: Wolford; Todd A. (Goshen, IN), Nordman; Mark (Burket, IN)
Title: Orthopaedic reamer driver for minimally invasive surgery
Patent Number: 7,217,271

Inventors: Wollrab; Radmila (Pasadena, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX), Warner; R. Jay (Houston, TX), Weiner; Heiko (Pasadena, TX)
Title: Process for making ethanol from acetic acid using acidic catalysts
Patent Number: 9,024,087

Inventors: Wong; John (Taipei, TW)
Title: Portable power bank device with projecting function capable of charging an external device and displaying data from the external device
Patent Number: 9,026,811

Inventors: Wood, Jr.; Clifton W. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method of addressing messages and communications system
Patent Number: 7,936,706

Inventors: Woolston; Thomas G. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Facilitating electronic commerce transactions through binding offers
Patent Number: 7,937,312

Inventors: Workman; Robert Emmett (Morgan, UT), Krantz; Norm (Logan, UT), Ford; Walker (Bluffdale, UT), Atkin; Joseph R. (Highland, UT)
Title: Charging device
Patent Number: 9,024,570

Inventors: Wright; Randall R. (Willoughby, OH)
Title: Safety bar device for motorcycles
Patent Number: 7,934,741

Inventors: Wu; Koucheng (Fremont, CA)
Title: Schottky barrier quantum well resonant tunneling transistor
Patent Number: 7,936,040

Inventors: Wu; Kuo-Jung (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Method for packaging micro electromechanical systems microphone
Patent Number: 7,934,306

Inventors: Wu; Lifeng (San Jose, CA), Choi; Jeong Y. (Portland, OR), Chen; Alvin I. (San Jose, CA), Fang; Jingkun (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Hot-carrier reliability design rule checker
Patent Number: 7,219,045

Inventors: Wu; Qiong (San Jose, CA), Mahooti; Kevin (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Switch-body NMOS-PMOS switch with complementary clocked switch-body NMOS-PMOS dummies
Patent Number: 7,936,187

Inventors: Wu; Tsung-Hsien (New Taipei, TW), Huang; Kuo-Ming (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Waveform dividing method for a capacitive touch control device
Patent Number: 9,024,644

Inventors: Wu; Yiliang (Oakville, CA), Mokhtari; Mahya (Toronto, CA)
Title: Feature forming process using acid-containing composition
Patent Number: 7,935,278

Inventors: Wu; Yunxiang (Cupertino, CA), Chen; Zhengang (San Jose, CA), Wu; YingQuan (Palo Alto, CA), Chen; Ning (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of optimizing solid state drive soft retry voltages
Patent Number: 9,025,393

Inventors: Xiang; Zhiyong (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Protective device and method for preventing supply voltage sag of microcontroller from sagin electronic cigarette
Patent Number: 9,025,291

Inventors: Xiaoqiu; Sun, N/A (Changzhou City, Jiangsu Province, CN)
Title: Water-injection rack base for mast
Patent Number: 7,216,839

Inventors: Xie; Pei-Ren (JiangSu, CN)
Title: Method for using femtocell as a telephone exchange
Patent Number: 9,025,580

Inventors: Xie; Yuanlin (Femont, CA)
Title: Lead frame packaging technique with reduced noise and cross-talk
Patent Number: 7,936,059

Inventors: Xin; Xin (Liberty Lake, WA), Garrett; Richard G. (Greenacres, WA)
Title: Patch panel with tracer
Patent Number: 7,217,152

Inventors: Xu; Xun (Shanghai, CN), Zheng; Ying (Shanghai, CN), Zhao; Hui (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Angiogenesis-inhibiting peptide and application thereof
Patent Number: 9,023,795

Inventors: Xue; Li (Kanagawa, JP), Hirai; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Object identification device, moving object controlling apparatus having object identification device, information presenting apparatus having object identification device, and spectroscopic image capturing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,025,027

Inventors: Yagisawa; Takatoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Shiraishi; Takashi (Isehara, JP)
Title: Optical module
Patent Number: 9,025,914

Inventors: Yajima; Toshihiro (Mobara, JP), Nishiyama; Seiichi (Mobara, JP), Takaku; Shigetake (Mobara, JP), Takeda; Yoshiharu (Mobara, JP), Mikoshiba; Shigeo (Tokyo, JP), Shiga; Tomokazu (Kawasaki, JP), Hashimoto; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Baba; Yusuke (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device having an improved backlight
Patent Number: 7,218,308

Inventors: Yakoub; Haisam (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Frictional non rocking damped base isolation system to mitigate earthquake effects on structures
Patent Number: 9,021,751

Inventors: Yamada; Jiro (Kanagawa, JP), Sasaoka; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Hirano; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,218,049

Inventors: Yamada; Kunihiro (Mie-ken, JP), Aochi; Hideaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kito; Masaru (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Fujiwara; Tomoko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Fukuzumi; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kirisawa; Ryouhei (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Mikajiri; Yoshimasa (Mie-ken, JP), Kawasaki; Kaori (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Method of operating semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 9,025,377

Inventors: Yamada; Shintaro (Chiyoda, JP), Shimada; Akira (Hitachi, JP), Sato; Tatsunari (Tsuchiura, JP), Fukasawa; Nobuaki (Hitachi, JP), Narita; Satoshi (Hitachiota, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method of detecting the detection characteristics of a reflection density sensor
Patent Number: 7,215,896

Inventors: Yamada; Yasuyuki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Safe and stable edible material having reinforced concrete-like structure
Patent Number: 7,935,368

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Retrieval system and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,215,832

Inventors: Yamaichi; Eiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Holographic imaging device and method
Patent Number: 9,025,005

Inventors: Yamakawa; Hidemasa (Azasagawa-mura, JP)
Title: Lighting unit and projector including the same
Patent Number: 7,216,991

Inventors: Yamamoto; Akira (Sagamihara, JP), Nakamura; Katsunori (Odawara, JP), Kishiro; Shigeru (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage controller
Patent Number: 7,216,208

Inventors: Yamamoto; Koichi (Hiroshima, JP), Ohkawa; Yuzou (Hiroshima, JP), Mito; Eiji (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Vibration suppression device of power train
Patent Number: 7,216,736

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masayuki (Sagamihara, JP), Oeda; Takashi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Volume and failure management method on a network having a storage device
Patent Number: 7,937,614

Inventors: Yamamoto; Satoru (Ibaraki, JP), Sato; Mitsuhiko (Chiba, JP), Ikegami; Hideyuki (Chiba, JP), Kimura; Kuniyasu (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and program for controlling image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,215,897

Inventors: Yamamoto; Takaharu (Kyoto, JP), Takeda; Kazuya (Kyoto, JP), Fukui; Kazuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Ink feeding rate control method and data correcting method for a printing machine
Patent Number: 7,216,946

Inventors: Yamamoto; Toshio (Saitama, JP), Warashina; Takuya (Saitama, JP)
Title: Valve-actuating system for an internal combustion engine, engine incorporating same, and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,934,476

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yuichi (Tochigi, JP), Shoji; Yukio (Tochigi, JP), Yoshida; Nobumi (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Displacement sensor
Patent Number: 7,218,099

Inventors: Yamane; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Kishida; Toshiya (Kawasaki, JP), Monma; Satoshi (Miyazaki, JP), Nakasendou; Kazuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Furusato; Daiki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Wavelength division element and optical module
Patent Number: 7,215,885

Inventors: Yamanishi; Fumitake (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and file management system
Patent Number: 9,026,532

Inventors: Yamao; Takeshi (Ube, JP), Honda; Michio (Ube, JP), Jida; Shinsuke (Ube, JP)
Title: Polycrystalline silicon ingot casting mold and method for producing same, and silicon nitride powder for mold release material for polycrystalline silicon ingot casting mold and slurry containing same
Patent Number: 9,022,343

Inventors: Yamauchi; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Mask ROM
Patent Number: 7,218,544

Inventors: Yamazaki; Akihisa (Asaka, JP), Misawa; Atsushi (Asaka, JP), Kondo; Shigeru (Asaka, JP), Nakazawa; Michitaka (Asaka, JP)
Title: Camera, aperture controlling method and apparatus, lens controlling method and apparatus, and edging amount controlling method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,393

Inventors: Yamazaki; Kozo (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Image forming method and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,936,368

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Laser treatment apparatus and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,218,431

Inventors: Yamazaki; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP), Yasuda; Koya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Delay time measuring method and system of echo request/response in network, and station and program used in the same system
Patent Number: 7,936,700

Inventors: Yan; Biing-Hwa (Taoyuan County, TW), Tzeng; Hsinn-Jyh (Taipei, TW), Chen; Jan-Ming (Taoyuan County, TW), Hsiao; Sheng-Hsun (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Apparatus micro lapping with abrasive for polishing precision screw and polishing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,217,173

Inventors: Yanagida; Masato (Tokyo-to, JP), Nagashima; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Kumagai; Naohiro (Kawasaki, JP), Koike; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP), Sampe; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP), Kawasumi; Masanori (Yokohama, JP), Murakami; Eisaku (Tokyo-to, JP), Uchitani; Takeshi (Kamakura, JP), Tomita; Masami (Numazu, JP), Shintani; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Yamakami; Tsutomu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Charging device, and process cartridge and image forming apparatus including the charging device using the same
Patent Number: 7,218,877

Inventors: Yanagisawa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Searching a vertex in a path
Patent Number: 9,026,517

Inventors: Yanagisawa; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Funakoshi; Jun (Kawasaki, JP), Yamagata; Seiji (Kawasaki, JP), Mizuguchi; Toshitaka (Kawasaki, JP), Higuchi; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Current stabilization circuit, current stabilization method, and solid-state imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,166

Inventors: Yanagisawa; Takaaki (Ohta-ku, JP), Sato; Masumi (Ohta-ku, JP), Yuuki; Kazuhiko (Ohta-ku, JP), Kosuge; Akio (Ohta-ku, JP), Ozawa; Yoshinori (Ohta-ku, JP), Hattori; Yoshi (Ohta-ku, JP), Nakahara; Tomotoshi (Ohta-ku, JP), Fujimori; Kouta (Ohta-ku, JP), Muramatsu; Satoshi (Ohta-ku, JP), Matsumoto; Junichi (Ohta-ku, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for replenishing a developing device with toner while suppressing toner remaining
Patent Number: 7,218,880

Inventors: Yang; Dong-Ying (Taipei, TW)
Title: Face panel assembly with an RFID module
Patent Number: 7,934,646

Inventors: Yang; Kyung-Tae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Folder type mobile phone
Patent Number: 7,215,981

Inventors: Yang; Lien-Chuan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Gripping power training bender
Patent Number: 7,935,037

Inventors: Yang; Qiang (Zionsville, IN), Lorsbach; Beth (Indianapolis, IN), Podhorez; David E. (Midland, MI)
Title: Process for the preparation of 3-(3-chloro-1H-pyrazol-1-yl)pyridine
Patent Number: 9,024,031

Inventors: Yang; Seung Yun (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Hahn; Sei Kwang (Gyeongsangbuk-Do, KR), Kim; Jin Kon (Gyeongsangbuk-Do, KR), Yang; Jung-A (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Nanoporous membrane, process of fabricating the same and device for controlled release of biopharmaceuticals comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,935,416

Inventors: Yang; Shih-Pin (Taoyuan, TW), Lin; Bo-Lun (Taoyuan, TW), Su; Shun-Chin (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Trigger hinge
Patent Number: 9,021,658

Inventors: Yang; Tsai-Chen (Taichung, TW)
Title: Quick connector adapted for a male adapter to connect thereto
Patent Number: 9,022,433

Inventors: Yang; Tsung-Hsi (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Isaac Y. (Hsinchu County, TW), Tang; Chien-Fu (Hsinchu, TW), Pan; Jiun-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Control circuit for power converter and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,024,607

Inventors: Yang; Wei-Wen (Hsin Chu, TW), Liu; Chuh-Min (Hsin Chu, TW), Chen; Jian-Wei (Hsin Chu, TW)
Title: Touch pad operable with multi-objects and method of operating same
Patent Number: 9,024,895

Inventors: Yang; Wenge (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method of forming highly conductive semiconductor structures via plasma etch
Patent Number: 7,217,652

Inventors: Yang; Yung-Chi (Taipei, TW), Hu; Yue-Jun (Taipei, TW), Cai; Mike (Taipei, TW), Le; Li-Ming (Taipei, TW)
Title: Disc drive carrier unit
Patent Number: 7,218,513

Inventors: Yano; Ai (Kawasaki, JP), Matsumoto; Tatsuro (Kawasaki, JP), Sasaki; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP), Fukui; Masayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Eiichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Equipment inspection support system, equipment inspection support method, and program therefor
Patent Number: 7,216,060

Inventors: Yanover; Vladimir (Kfar Saba, IL)
Title: Method and devices for bandwidth allocation in a wireless communications system
Patent Number: 9,026,159

Inventors: Yao; Hong (Newark, CA), Wang; Wu (Los Altos, CA), Marker; Mei (Santa Clara, CA), Edmison; Kelvin (Ottawa, CA), Wang; Wei (Milpitas, CA)
Title: System and method for modelling and profiling in multiple languages
Patent Number: 9,026,542

Inventors: Yao; Ninghua (Durham, NC)
Title: Orthosis modification tool
Patent Number: 9,022,762

Inventors: Yao; Zhonghui (Kanata, CA), Felske; Kent (Kanata, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for document matching
Patent Number: 9,026,533

Inventors: Yaron; Avi (Tenafly, NJ), Frenkel; Tami (Savyon, IL)
Title: Method and system for navigating within a flexible organ of the body of a patient
Patent Number: 7,935,048

Inventors: Yasuda; Masanori (Okazaki, JP), Yokoyama; Shinichi (Gifu, JP)
Title: Regenerative pump having blades received in fluid passage
Patent Number: 7,217,083

Inventors: Yasukawa; Yusuke (Kawasaki, JP), Hino; Masayasu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Robot system and autonomous mobile robot
Patent Number: 7,218,993

Inventors: Yasutomi; Masanao (Kusatsu, JP), Kojima; Masayuki (Kusatsu, JP), Takahashi; Masuzou (Kusatsu, JP), Wakamatsu; Toshihiro (Kusatsu, JP)
Title: Indoor unit of air conditioner
Patent Number: 7,934,388

Inventors: Yeckley; Russell L. (Latrobe, PA), Wu; Shanghua (Latrobe, PA)
Title: Alumina-boron carbide ceramics and methods of making and using the same
Patent Number: 7,217,674

Inventors: Yee; Oceager P. (Allentown, PA)
Title: System and method for debugging system-on-chips
Patent Number: 7,219,265

Inventors: Yeh; Li-Ken (Hsinchu, TW), Chiu; I-Hsiang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Microelectromechanical system and process of making the same
Patent Number: 7,935,556

Inventors: Yeh; Yu-Chou (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Display panel driven by electrode wires
Patent Number: 9,024,336

Inventors: Ying; Wen-Ping (Bellevue, WA), Tat; Dinh C. (Bellevue, WA), Prise; Michael E. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Identifying a device to a network
Patent Number: 9,026,653

Inventors: Ylitalo; Jari (Vantaa, FI)
Title: System and method for braking a motor of a propulsion unit
Patent Number: 7,218,070

Inventors: Yokokawa; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Decoding device, control method, and program
Patent Number: 7,937,648

Inventors: Yokota; Akane (Yokohama, JP), Nago; Hidetada (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication system in which arbitrary number of communication apparatuses form group to communicate with each other, and the communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,663

Inventors: Yokoyama; Masato (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical scanner, optical-path adjustment method, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,218,337

Inventors: Yoo; Kwang Jong (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for scribing substrate
Patent Number: 7,934,976

Inventors: Yoon; Chun-Jin (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus for fixing the rear glass of an operator cab on construction machinery
Patent Number: 9,021,764

Inventors: Yoon; Jong-Seok (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Kang; Byeong-Gyu (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR), Lee; Jae-Youl (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR)
Title: Ice tray assembly for refrigerator
Patent Number: 7,934,389

Inventors: Yoshida; Hiroshi (Fukuoka, JP), Maeda; Kouichi (Fukuoka, JP), Suematsu; Mamoru (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method and computer-readable recording medium for setting signal correction-magnitude
Patent Number: 7,936,845

Inventors: Yoshida; Koji (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and display method
Patent Number: 7,937,668

Inventors: Yoshida; Osamu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication terminal apparatus and information communication method
Patent Number: 7,937,587

Inventors: Yoshida; Shigeto (Shimotsuke, JP), Ohba; Yoshio (Tokushima, JP), Hariguchi; Norimitsu (Tokushima, JP), Mizukoshi; Masami (Tokushima, JP), Kawasaki; Masanori (Tokushima, JP), Matsumoto; Makoto (Tokushima, JP), Goto; Yoshihiro (Tokushima, JP)
Title: Recombinant baculovirus vaccine
Patent Number: 9,023,365

Inventors: Yoshida; Takaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Error portion detecting method and layout method for semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,216,315

Inventors: Yoshikawa; Kazutaka (Okazaki, JP), Nagase; Kenji (Okazaki, JP), Tomita; Hiroshi (Anjyo, JP)
Title: Navigation systems, methods, and programs
Patent Number: 7,219,012

Inventors: Yoshimura; Naozumi (Atsugi, JP), Watanabe; Atsushi (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Valve timing control apparatus of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,021,999

Inventors: Yoshinaga; Takashi (Tsukuba, JP), Arai; Toru (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: hERG channel-expressing cell
Patent Number: 7,935,526

Inventors: Yoshioka; Takuya (Settsu, JP), Kashiwagi; Masato (Settsu, JP)
Title: Water-and-oil repellant composition with improved suitability for cold cure
Patent Number: 7,217,760

Inventors: Yoshitake; Shinsuke (Kyoto, JP), Okamoto; Katsuhiko (Kyoto, JP), Nakamura; Jun (Kyoto, JP), Sasaki; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Battery assembly and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,023,507

Inventors: Young; Joe (North Royalton, OH), Holl; Richard (Parma, OH)
Title: Compression tester adapter apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,216,531

Inventors: Yovino; David (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Tabla drum head tensioning system and method
Patent Number: 9,024,162

Inventors: Yu; DeQuan (Ann Arbor, MI), Fisher; Paul E. (Brighton, MI)
Title: Automotive fuel pump with pressure balanced impeller
Patent Number: 7,217,084

Inventors: Yu; Juhyun (Mito, JP), Yasuda; Hiroki (Mito, JP)
Title: Ferrule holding member and optical connector
Patent Number: 9,022,670

Inventors: Yu; Shijun (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Hard seal plug valve
Patent Number: 9,022,352

Inventors: Yu; Yinghong (Maplewood, MN), Ding; Jiang (Maplewood, MN), Pastore; Joseph M. (Oakdale, MN)
Title: Dynamic device therapy control for treating post myocardial infarction patients
Patent Number: 7,215,997

Inventors: Yukawa; Mikio (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Memory device and a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,935,957

Inventors: Zachariassen; Rayan (Toronto, CA)
Title: Real-time data transformation to access foreign data sources
Patent Number: 9,026,565

Inventors: Zaier; Riadh (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Stable motion control system and method for a legged mobile robot
Patent Number: 7,937,185

Inventors: Zamora; Paul O. (Gaithersburg, MD), Chen; Meng (Silver Springs, MD), Osaki; Shigemasa (Sandy, UT), Hsieh; Ting-Ting (Midvale, UT), Tsang; Ray (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Medical device with plasma cross-linked hydrophilic coating
Patent Number: 7,217,769

Inventors: Zamprogno; Marco (Cesano Maderno, IT), Girardi; Francesca (Cesano Maderno, IT), Minuti; Alberto (Caorso, IT)
Title: Method of successive approximation A/D conversion
Patent Number: 9,024,798

Inventors: Zang; Hui (Burlingame, CA)
Title: Communication network design with wavelength converters
Patent Number: 7,218,851

Inventors: Zayets; Vadym (Ibaraki, JP), Ando; Koji (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Non-volatile memory element and method of operation therefor
Patent Number: 7,936,631

Inventors: Zeck; Norman W. (Webster, NY), Nelson; William E. (Penfield, NY), D'Ortenzio; Remo J. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling image quality and compression ratios
Patent Number: 7,218,784

Inventors: Zettier; Karl-Heinz (Oelde, DE)
Title: System and a method for controlling a centrifuge for the production of a skimmed milk product
Patent Number: 7,217,234

Inventors: Zhan; Jing-Hong Conan (HsinChu, TW)
Title: Voltage controlled oscillator
Patent Number: 7,936,224

Inventors: Zhang; Bing-Jun (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Concentricity test device
Patent Number: 9,021,714

Inventors: Zhang; Cheng (Houston, TX), Balliet; Kenneth (Pasadena, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX)
Title: Catalysts and processes for producing butanol
Patent Number: 9,024,090

Inventors: Zhang; Guobiao (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Three-dimensional memory comprising an integrated intermediate-circuit die
Patent Number: 9,024,425

Inventors: Zhang; Hongtao (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method and device for signal transporting
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Inventors: Zhang; Jianping (Bristow, VA)
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