Sunday, August 13 2017


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Abbaspour; Soroush (Ossining, NY), Akhter; Ayesha (Austin, TX), Feldmann; Peter (NY, NY), Keinert; Joachim (Altdorf, DE)
Title: Performing reliability analysis of signal wires
Patent Number: 8,463,571

Inventors: Abogabir; Ximena Munoz (Santiago, CL)
Title: Lighting system for generating light and an image
Patent Number: 7,543,976

Inventors: Achen; Marc G. (North Melbourne, AU), Stacker; Steven Alan (North Fitzroy, AU), Alitalo; Kari (Espoo, FI)
Title: Method of enhancing the acceptance and/or healing of a skin graft
Patent Number: 8,461,109

Inventors: Ackermann; Klaus (Munich, DE)
Title: Device for investigating the vicinity for a vehicle and method for its production
Patent Number: 8,465,075

Inventors: Adachi; Daisuke (Kameoka, JP), Tsuji; Hiroyasu (Sennan-gun, JP), Sumida; Keisuke (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Image display and method for evaluating glass substrate to be used in same
Patent Number: 7,545,561

Inventors: Adachi; Hiroyuki (Tsuchiura, JP), Hirata; Toichi (Ushiku, JP), Sugiyama; Genroku (Ibaraki-ken, JP), Watanabe; Hiroshi (Ushiku, JP), Shibata; Koichi (Tsuchiura, JP), Komatsu; Hideki (Ibaraki-ken, JP), Miura; Shuichi (Koshigaya, JP), Mitsuya; Koji (Kashiwa, JP), Saito; Yoshiaki (Adachi-ku, JP), Sato; Atsushi (Soka, JP)
Title: Method and system for managing construction machine, and arithmetic processing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,384

Inventors: Adachi; Kiyoshi (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Substrate connector
Patent Number: 8,460,011

Inventors: Adachi; Masaya (Hitachi, JP), Tsumura; Makoto (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Lighting unit and display provided with the same
Patent Number: 8,465,168

Inventors: Adams; Curtis W. (Flemington, NJ)
Title: Dental implant
Patent Number: 8,465,283

Inventors: Adams; Paul (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Laptop computer desk
Patent Number: 8,459,191

Inventors: Addy; Stephan George Ayikwei (Kassel, DE)
Title: Seating device
Patent Number: 8,465,099

Inventors: Adetutu; Olubunmi O. (Austin, TX), Jawarani; Dharmesh (Round Rock, TX), Cotton; Randy W. (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Dual metal silicide scheme using a dual spacer process
Patent Number: 7,544,575

Inventors: Adkins; Willard (Land O'Lakes, FL), Hilpert; Fredrich M. (Brooksville, FL)
Title: Method for manufacturing a railing assembly
Patent Number: 8,464,416

Inventors: Adler; Yoram Simha (Haifa, IL), Behar; Noam (Haifa, IL), Blue; Dale E. (New York, NY), Orna Raz-Pelleg; Orna X (Haifa, IL)
Title: Generating a functional coverage model from a trace
Patent Number: 8,464,103

Inventors: Agarwal; Kanak Behari (Austin, TX), Banerjee; Shayak (Austin, TX)
Title: Machine learning approach to correct lithographic hot-spots
Patent Number: 8,464,194

Inventors: Agarwal; Sheel P. (Stow, OH), Powell; Allen (Akron, OH)
Title: Air springs and vulcanizable compositions for preparing the same
Patent Number: 8,461,241

Inventors: Agarwal; Vikas (Austin, TX), Dubey; Sanjay (Austin, TX), Islam; Saiful (Austin, TX), Mittal; Gaurav (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Energy-saving circuit and method using charge equalization across complementary nodes
Patent Number: 7,545,176

Inventors: Aissi; Selim (Beaverton, OR), Smith; Ned McArthur (Beaverton, OR), Wiseman; Willard M. (Vernonia, OR)
Title: Hardware-based credential management
Patent Number: 7,546,452

Inventors: Ajioka; Yoshiki (Hitachi, JP), Ishi; Mitsuru (Hitachi, JP), Iso; Junichi (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Photosensitive resin composition, photosensitive element, method for forming resist pattern and method for manufacturing printed wiring board
Patent Number: 8,460,852

Inventors: Ajioka; Yoshiki (Ibaraki, JP), Ishi; Mitsuru (Ibaraki, JP), Iso; Junichi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Photosensitive resin composition, photosensitive element, resist pattern manufacturing method, and printed circuit board manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,460,853

Inventors: Ajmera; Atul C. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Baiocco; Christopher V. (Newburgh, NY), Chen; Xiangdong (Poughquag, NY), Gao; Wenzhi (Beacon, NY), Teh; Young Way (Singapore, MY)
Title: Spacer and process to enhance the strain in the channel with stress liner
Patent Number: 8,461,009

Inventors: Ajtai; Miklos (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Public key cryptosystem and associated method utilizing a hard lattice with O(n log n) random bits for security
Patent Number: 8,462,940

Inventors: Akimoto; Hikokazu (Aichi-gun, JP), Nishigaki; Takahiro (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Engine misfire detection apparatus for internal combustion engine and engine misfire detection method
Patent Number: 7,543,483

Inventors: Al-Dabagh; Maad A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Tetelbaum; Alexander (Hayward, CA)
Title: Integrated circuit design system and method for reducing and avoiding crosstalk
Patent Number: 6,907,590

Inventors: Al-Dabagh; Maad A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Tetelbaum; Alexander (Hayward, CA), Huang; Tammy T. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Integrated design system and method for reducing and avoiding crosstalk
Patent Number: 6,907,586

Inventors: Aldridge; James H. (Augusta, MI)
Title: Apparatus and system for vertebrae stabilization and curvature correction, and methods of making and using same
Patent Number: 8,465,523

Inventors: Alenius; Sakari Tapio (Lempaala, FI), Vehvilainen; Markku Kalevi (Tampere, FI), Bilcu; Radu Ciprian (Tampere, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for illumination
Patent Number: 8,459,811

Inventors: Alexander; Douglas (Woodside, CA), Bucher; Tim (Los Altos, CA), Perlman; Stephen G. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: System and method for interconnecting components that employ either composite or S-video signals
Patent Number: 6,907,615

Inventors: Alexander; Paul (San Jose, CA), Schmitzberger; Jurg (San Jose, CA), Tandon; Ashish (Sunnyvale, CA), Wieting; Robert D. (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Quartz boat method and apparatus for thin film thermal treatment
Patent Number: 8,461,061

Inventors: Alford, II; James A. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Shoe device with electronic graphic designs
Patent Number: 8,464,442

Inventors: Alihodzic; Admir (Graz, AT), Kargl; Walter (Graz, AT), Missoni; Albert (Graz, AT)
Title: Method and circuit for controlling the input signal for a contactless transponder
Patent Number: 7,545,892

Inventors: Allan; Matthew James (Easteigh, GB)
Title: Nest for solitary bees
Patent Number: 8,465,340

Inventors: Allan; Russell John (North Croydon, AU)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring properties of board products
Patent Number: 8,463,560

Inventors: Allen; Robert J. (Jericho, VT), Endicott; Cam V. (Essex Junction, VT), Heng; Fook-Luen (Yorktown Heights, NY), Hibbeler; Jason D. (Williston, VT), McCullen; Kevin W. (Essex Junction, VT), Narayan; Rani (San Jose, CA), Walker; Robert F. (St. George, VT), Yuan; Xin (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Technology migration for integrated circuits with radical design restrictions
Patent Number: 8,464,189

Inventors: Allen; Thomas H. (Boise, ID), Irwin; Gregg (Nampa, ID)
Title: System and method for providing to multiple user computers concurrent telephonic access to multiple remote devices
Patent Number: 7,546,372

Inventors: Allison; Brendan Z. (Atlanta, GA), Pineda; Jaime A. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Communication methods based on brain computer interfaces
Patent Number: 7,546,158

Inventors: Almonte; Kenneth V. (Portland, OR), Bickford; Charles (Portland, OR), Barrett; Spencer (Portland, OR)
Title: Multivariate predictive insulation resistance measurement
Patent Number: 8,461,849

Inventors: Amano; Ryosuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and image pickup method
Patent Number: 8,462,260

Inventors: Amini; Lisa Dronette (Yorktown Heights, NY), Lin; Ching-Yung (Forest Hills, NY), Verscheure; Olivier (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Methods and apparatus for filtering video packets for large-scale video stream monitoring
Patent Number: 7,545,978

Inventors: Anderson, Jr.; James Daniel (Harrodsburg, KY), Greer; David Emerson (Lexington, KY)
Title: Unitary wick retainer and biasing device retainer for micro-fluid ejection head replaceable cartridge
Patent Number: 7,543,912

Inventors: Anderson; David (Aurora, IL), Ekkert; Len (Lemont, IL)
Title: Component holdback system
Patent Number: 8,459,441

Inventors: Anderson; Marilyn Anne (Keilor, AU), Lay; Fung Tso (Reservoir, AU), Heath; Robyn Louise (Clifton Hill, AU)
Title: Defensin-encoding nucleic acid molecules, uses therefor and transgenic plants comprising same
Patent Number: 7,544,861

Inventors: Andersson; Helen Tuvesson (Lund, SE), Vellmar; Ulf (Sodra Sandby, SE), Hallin; Ingrid (Lund, SE), Svenson; Leif (Rydeback, SE), Fritzson; Ingela (Lund, SE)
Title: Anthranilic acid derivatives
Patent Number: 8,461,205

Inventors: Andersson; Johan (Vasteras, SE), Rudin; Mikael (Vasteras, SE), Pauly; Tomas (Vasteras, SE)
Title: Equipment procurement method and system
Patent Number: 7,546,253

Inventors: Andres; Thorsten (Paderborn, DE), Richter; Bjorn (Paderborn, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for detecting deformations on a vehicle component
Patent Number: 8,462,319

Inventors: Anger; Andre (Hamburg, DE), Schone; Wolfram (Buxtehude, DE)
Title: Emergency evacuation system, in particular for a tailless aeroplane
Patent Number: 8,459,594

Inventors: Anthoine; Sebastien (Sallanches, FR)
Title: Viscoelastic transmission device for a roller shutter actuator
Patent Number: 8,464,776

Inventors: Antoline; Steven Allen (Mt. Lookout, WV), Van Es; Paul Emile (Helvoirt, NL), in 't Hout; Cornelis Wilhelm (Gouda, NL)
Title: Anchoring device and method for fixation of a launching unit for highwall mining
Patent Number: 8,459,750

Inventors: Aoki; Katsushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wiring route determining apparatus, group determining apparatus, wiring route determining program storing medium and group determining program storing medium
Patent Number: 6,907,594

Inventors: Aoki; Kengou (Kirishima, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display element, liquid crystal display device, and display equipment
Patent Number: 7,545,468

Inventors: Apostolos; John T. (Lyndeborough, NH), Zank; Paul A. (Brookline, NH), Feng; Judy (Nashua, NH), Brittain; Candice L. (Nashua, NH)
Title: Method and system for the detection and identification of explosives and/or contraband
Patent Number: 8,463,557

Inventors: Aquila; Brian (Waltham, MA), Kamhi; Victor (Waltham, MA), Peng; Bo (Waltham, MA), Pontz; Timothy (Waltham, MA), Saeh; Jamal Carlos (Waltham, MA), Thakur; Kumar (Waltham, MA), Yang; Bin (Waltham, MA)
Title: Chemical compounds
Patent Number: 8,461,170

Inventors: Arad; Oded (Rehovot, IL), Ostrovsky; Elena (Rishon Le-Zion, IL)
Title: (1R, 1'R)-atracurium salts separation process
Patent Number: 8,461,338

Inventors: Arakawa; Haruo (Toyota, JP), Yokoyama; Takahisa (Anjo, JP), Takeshita; Takayuki (Anjo, JP), Nitta; Chihiro (Anjo, JP)
Title: Brake apparatus for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,543,688

Inventors: Arakawa; Takeshi (Naha, JP), Kikukawa; Masanao (Urasoe, JP), Shimabukuro; Isao (Naha, JP), Tadano; Masayuki (Okinawa, JP), Matsumoto; Yasunobu (Tokyo, JP), Tsuji; Naotoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Sato; Yoshiya (Okinawa, JP)
Title: Hetero type pentamer recombinant vaccine
Patent Number: 7,544,361

Inventors: Araki; Katsuhiko (Hino, JP)
Title: Content reproduction apparatus and content reproduction method
Patent Number: 8,464,305

Inventors: Araki; Satoru (San Jose, CA), Contreras; John (Palo Alto, CA), Klaassen; Klaas Berend (San Jose, CA), Patterson; Ramona Marie (San Jose, CA), Seagle; David John (Morgan Hill, CA), Zolla; Howard Gordon (San Jose, CA)
Title: Current-perpendicular-to-the-plane (CPP) magnetoresistive sensor with impedance adjustment
Patent Number: 7,545,608

Inventors: Arendt; Scott P. (APO, AF), Bernal; Rodolfo Jesus (Fredericksburg, VA), Fabian; Vladimir (Arlington, VA), Jean; Thomas E. (Hague, VA), Lynn, IV; Carl S. (Fredericksburg, VA), Smith; Kevin G. (King George, VA)
Title: Fastener for strut channel
Patent Number: 8,465,242

Inventors: Argyres; Dimitri (San Jose, CA)
Title: Fast quaternary content addressable memory cell
Patent Number: 8,462,532

Inventors: Aridor; Yariv (Zichron-Yaakov, IL), Biran; Ofer (Haifa, IL), Krishnakumar; Srirama (White Plains, NY), Pruett; Gregory (Raleigh, NC), Yassour; Ben-Ami (Technion, IL)
Title: Method for managing multi-tier application complexes
Patent Number: 7,546,610

Inventors: Ariyoshi; Masayuki (Mitaka, JP), Doi; Nobukazu (Hachioji, JP), Shiga; Tesshin (Kodaira, JP), Ohta; Yoshito (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: CDMA communication system and method
Patent Number: 7,545,777

Inventors: Armstrong; William Joseph (Rochester, MN), Larson; David Anthony (Rochester, MN), Nayar; Naresh (Rochester, MN)
Title: Virtualization of a global interrupt queue
Patent Number: 7,546,406

Inventors: Arns; Wilhelm (Paderborn, DE)
Title: Bumper structure
Patent Number: 7,543,866

Inventors: Aronovich; Lior (Ramat Gan, IL), Toaff; Yair (Ramat Gan, IL), Paz; Gil (Yehud, IL), Asher; Ron (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Implementing transactional mechanisms on data segments using distributed shared memory
Patent Number: 8,463,829

Inventors: Arrell; Douglas J. (Oviedo, FL), Hoell; Harald (Wachtersbach, DE), Hunt; David W. (Orlando, FL), Kolk; Karsten (Mulheim a.d. Ruhr, DE), Nimptsch; Harald (Essen, DE)
Title: Rotor for an axial flow turbomachine
Patent Number: 8,459,951

Inventors: Au; Lawrence (Vienna, VA)
Title: System and method for analyzing text using emotional intelligence factors
Patent Number: 8,463,594

Inventors: Auclair; Dominique (Villiers-sur-Marne, FR), Lejeune; Olivier (Beynes, FR), Masson; Olivier (Rueil-Malmaison, FR)
Title: Method of estimating the duration of target wheel teeth
Patent Number: 7,543,486

Inventors: Ault; Donald F. (Hyde Park, NY)
Title: Method, system and computer program product for testing computer programs
Patent Number: 7,546,585

Inventors: Ausborn; Michael (Lorrach, DE), Lambert; Olivier (Spechbach-le-Haut, FR), Nagele; Oskar (Sissach, CH)
Title: Pharmaceutical microparticles
Patent Number: 8,460,709

Inventors: Averback; Paul (Beaconsfield, CA), Gemmell; Jack (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Protein and its use in diagnosing Alzheimer's disease
Patent Number: 7,544,771

Inventors: Avila; Ricardo (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Method and system for measuring lung tissue damage and disease risk
Patent Number: 8,465,437

Inventors: Aydt; Ewald (Berlin, DE), Kranich; Remo (Berlin, DE)
Title: Phloroglucinol derivatives having selectin ligand activity
Patent Number: 8,461,207

Inventors: Ba-Abbad; Mazen Abdullah (Riyadh, SA), A Aljaloud; Ali Abdullah (Riyadh, SA), Alabdulkader; Ahmed Mohammed (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Method and system for treatment of biological wastes for preparation of fertilizers
Patent Number: 8,460,426

Inventors: Babu; Srinivasan (San Diego, CA), Bergeron; Phillippe (Oakland, CA), Dragovich; Peter (San Diego, CA), Dyke; Hazel Joan (Storrington, GB), Gibbons; Paul (San Francisco, CA), Gradl; Stefan (Princeton, NJ), Hanan; Emily (Redwood City, CA), Hurley; Christopher (Welwyn Garden City, GB), Johnson; Tony (Soham, GB), Koehler; Michael (Palo Alto, CA), Kulagowski; Janusz (Sawbridgeworth, GB), Labadie; Sharada (Sunnyvale, CA), Lyssikatos; Joseph (Piedmont, CA), Mendonca; Rohan (Pleasanton, CA), Pulk; Rebecca (San Francisco, CA), Ward; Stuart (Royston, GB), Waszkowycz; Bohdan (Macclesfield, GB), Zak; Mark (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Tricyclic heterocyclic compounds, compositions and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,461,328

Inventors: Babudri; Francesco (Bari, IT), Farinola; Gianluca Maria (Bari, IT), Naso; Francesco (Bari, IT), Palmisano; Francesco (Bari, IT), Torsi; Luisa (Bari, IT), Tanese; Maria Cristina (Bari, IT), Zambonin; Pier Giorgio (Bari, IT), Hassan Omar; Omar (Sesto Fiorentino, IT), Valli; Ludovico (Lecce, IT)
Title: Organic thin film transistors comprising thienyl oligomers and their use as gaseous phase sensors
Patent Number: 8,461,354

Inventors: Baburao; Barath (Knoxville, TN), Schubert; Craig (Lake Jackson, TX)
Title: Advanced intercooling and recycling in CO.sub.2 absorption
Patent Number: 8,460,436

Inventors: Bach; Jon Carl (Frenchtown, NJ)
Title: Archery peep sight
Patent Number: 7,543,390

Inventors: Bachmann; Charles M. (Burke, VA)
Title: Adaptive resampling classifier method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,986

Inventors: Bachmann; Martin F. (Winterthur, CH), Bauer; Monika (Zurich, CH), Beerli; Roger (Adlikon b. Regensdorf, CH), Schmitz; Nicole (Urdorf, CH)
Title: Fully human influenza M2 specific antibodies
Patent Number: 8,460,670

Inventors: Bachraty; Milan (London, GB), Terlunen; Andreas (Muhlenbeck, DE), Liebetrau; Matthias (Falkensee, DE)
Title: Airbag
Patent Number: 7,543,850

Inventors: Badawi; Mahmoud (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Hookah bowl
Patent Number: 8,464,725

Inventors: Baez; Michael (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Overhead storage system
Patent Number: 7,543,538

Inventors: Bagheri; Saeed (Croton on Hudson, NY), Chaar; Jarir K. (Tarrytown, NY), Chee; Yi-Min (Yorktown Heights, NY), Ratakonda; Krishna C. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Zhou; Nianjun (Danbury, CT)
Title: Automated allocation of resources to functional areas of an enterprise activity environment
Patent Number: 8,463,637

Inventors: Bajko; Gabor (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method, apparatus, and computer program product for wireless network discovery through passive and active scanning
Patent Number: 8,463,175

Inventors: Bakre; Manjiri M. (Genome, SG), Stanton; Lawrence W. (Genome, SG)
Title: Methods of specifying mesodermal, endodermal and mesoendodermal cell fates
Patent Number: 8,460,928

Inventors: Balasubramanian; Balamurugan (Mountain View, CA), Lahner; Juergen (Sunnyvale, CA), Adusumalli; Srinivas (San Jose, CA)
Title: Congestion estimation for register transfer level code
Patent Number: 6,907,588

Inventors: Balazs; Laszlo (Godollo, HU), Maros; Istvan (Budapest, HU), Agod; Attila (Dunakeszi, HU), Fulop; Jozsef (Budapest, HU), Orban; Janos (Veresegyhaz, HU), Schmidt; Gabor (Kecsked, HU), Bakk; Istvan Peter (Torokbalint, HU)
Title: Thermal management of LEDS integrated to compact fluorescent lamps
Patent Number: 7,543,957

Inventors: Balogh; W. Thomas (Houston, TX)
Title: Electrodynamic accelerometer
Patent Number: 7,543,497

Inventors: Bampfer; Michael (Rotenburg, DE)
Title: Feed unit
Patent Number: 7,543,570

Inventors: Bandiera; Tiziano (Gambolo, IT), Lombardi Borgia; Andrea (Paullo, IT), Orrenius; Sten Christian (Gallarate, IT), Perrone; Ettore (Boffalora Sopra Ticino, IT), Beria; Italo (Nerviano, IT), Fancelli; Daniele (Milan, IT), Galvani; Arturo (Parabiago, IT)
Title: Substituted pyrrolo-pyrazole derivatives active as kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,461,193

Inventors: Bandyopadhyay; Somenath (Santa Clara, CA), Gole; Abhijeet P. (Cupertino, CA), Bhatt; Jayesh (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Balancing caching load in a peer-to-peer based network file system
Patent Number: 8,463,788

Inventors: Banerjee; Arindam (Bangalore, IN), Sangapu; Satish (Wichita, KS)
Title: Method and system for reducing power loss to backup IO start time of a storage device in a storage virtualization environment
Patent Number: 8,464,257

Inventors: Banner; David (Basel, CH), Hilpert; Hans (Muenchenstein, CH), Humm; Roland (Auggen, DE), Mauser; Harald (Schliengen, DE), Mayweg; Alexander V. (Basel, CH), Ricklin; Fabienne (Hombourg, FR), Rogers-Evans; Mark (Bottmingen, CH)
Title: Dihydropyrimidinones
Patent Number: 8,461,160

Inventors: Banning; Jeffrey H. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Colorant compounds
Patent Number: 7,544,796

Inventors: Barai; Bikash (West Bengal, IN), De; Nilanjan (West Bengal, IN)
Title: Method and system simulating a hacking attack on a network
Patent Number: 8,464,346

Inventors: Barbanson; Monique (Palo Alto, CA), Fatehpuria; Pradip K. (Cupertino, CA), Darnell; Michael J. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Legibility of selected content
Patent Number: 6,907,576

Inventors: Barbeau; Claude (Saint-Bruno, CA), Messier; Patrick (Montreal, CA)
Title: Dock catway with improved nose piece, dock bumper and platform
Patent Number: 8,459,902

Inventors: Barclay; Brian J. (Atlanta, GA), Guinn; Andrew C. (Chicago, IL), Louie; Daniel P. (Chicago, IL), Schwartz; Richard T. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Controlling and presenting virtual wagering game environments
Patent Number: 8,460,107

Inventors: Barclay; Brian J. (Atlanta, GA), Guinn; Andrew C. (Chicago, IL), Robbins; Richard B. (Glenview, IL), Schwartz; Richard T. (Deerfield, IL)
Title: Integrating chat and wagering games
Patent Number: 8,460,099

Inventors: Barnes; William J. (Miami, FL)
Title: Aircraft icing detector
Patent Number: 8,462,354

Inventors: Barrow; Michael (El Dorado Hills, CA)
Title: Perimeter matrix ball grid array circuit package with a populated center
Patent Number: 7,543,377

Inventors: Barth; Matthew S. (Rochester, MN), Lee; Jason S. (Rochester, MN), Rebhahn; Jason A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Multi-dimensional print cutting head
Patent Number: 8,459,889

Inventors: Bartlett; Allan (Newbury, GB), Law; Alan (Basingstoke, GB)
Title: Radio frequency distribution with spreading
Patent Number: 8,462,830

Inventors: Bartley; Gerald Keith (Rochester, MN), Becker; Darryl John (Rochester, MN), Borkenhagen; John Michael (Rochester, MN), Dahlen; Paul Eric (Rochester, MN), Germann; Philip Raymond (Oronoco, MN), Maki; Andrew Benson (Rochester, MN), Maxson; Mark Owen (Mantorville, MN)
Title: Self timed memory chip having an apportionable data bus
Patent Number: 7,546,410

Inventors: Basar; Ivan (Gerlingen, DE)
Title: Device and method for measuring the geometry of a workpiece
Patent Number: 8,464,575

Inventors: Bateman; Nicholas P. T. (Reading, MA), Anella; Steven M. (West Newbury, MA), Riordon; Benjamin B. (Newburyport, MA), Gupta; Atul (Beverly, MA)
Title: Masked ion implant with fast-slow scan
Patent Number: 8,461,553

Inventors: Baudesson; Philippe (La Boissiere, FR), Capitaneanu; Stefan (Mousseaux Neuville, FR), Loizelet; Philippe (Le Plessis Hebert, FR)
Title: Parameterization method for a converter and converter implementing the method
Patent Number: 7,545,114

Inventors: Baudisch; Andreas (Offenbach, DE), Karl; Klaus (Geinhausen, DE), Kissel; Robert Wolfgang (Egelsbach, DE), Nehm; Georg (Niedernberg, DE), Rigorth; Marcel (Babenhausen, DE), Urlaub; Gunter (Schaafheim, DE)
Title: On board screen device
Patent Number: 8,459,603

Inventors: Baudisch; Patrick (Palo Alto, CA), Good; Nathaniel S. (Palo Alto, CA), Stewart; Paul Joseph (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods of using mixed resolution displays
Patent Number: 7,546,540

Inventors: Bauer; Siegfried (Linz, AT), Graz; Ingrid (Linz, AT), Schwodiauer; Reinhard (Linz, AT), Keplinger; Christoph (Wilhering, AT), Kaltenbrunner; Martin (Linz, AT), Lacour; Stephanie Perichon (Cottenham, GB), Wagner; Sigurd (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Ferroic sensor having tini-film field-effect transistor and ferroic layer applied to substrate
Patent Number: 8,461,636

Inventors: Baumann; Karl-Heinz (Bondorf, DE), Fehring; Michael (Neuhausen, DE), Schaub; Norbert (Remseck, DE), Schoeneburg; Rodolfo (Hechingen, DE)
Title: Motor vehicle and braking process
Patent Number: 8,463,502

Inventors: Baumberg; Adam Michael (Berkshire, GB)
Title: Image generation method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,384

Inventors: Bausch; Michael E. (Victor, NY), Dailor; Mary A. (Victor, NY), Hudson; David H. (Victor, NY), Miller; Scott W. (Victor, NY), Schneier; Michael L. (Victor, NY), Schooping; Martin P. (Victor, NY)
Title: Developer cartridge including sealing gasket
Patent Number: 6,907,208

Inventors: Bearden; John H. (Woodstock, GA)
Title: Apparatus for collecting artificial turf for recycling
Patent Number: 8,464,801

Inventors: Becerra; Lino R. (Cambridge, MA), Breiter; Hans C. (Lincoln, MA), Borsook; David (Concord, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for objectively measuring pain, pain treatment and other related techniques
Patent Number: 6,907,280

Inventors: Beck; Robert A. (Framingham, MA), Mateer, Jr.; Robert A. (North Uxbridge, MA)
Title: Method for producing purified hematinic iron-saccharidic complex and product produced
Patent Number: 8,460,939

Inventors: Becker; Markus K. (Dortmund, DE), Frohs; Peter (Velbert, DE), Marcinkowski; Maik (Bochum, DE), Holzapfel; Michael (Heidenheim, DE), Bachmann; Michael (Heidenheim, DE), Jaros; Michael (Heidenheim, DE)
Title: Rotary elastic coupling and its method of manufacture
Patent Number: 8,460,114

Inventors: Bednarek; Michael D. (Bethesda, MD)
Title: System and method for promoting commerce, including sales agent assisted commerce, in a networked economy
Patent Number: 7,546,254

Inventors: Beeken; Christopher B. E. (Eastleigh, GB), Fuente; Carlos F. (Portsmouth, GB), Jewell; Colin R. (Chandler's Ford, GB), Scales; William J. (Portchester, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method for data backup
Patent Number: 8,464,010

Inventors: Beer; Uwe (Fahrland, DE), Drabek; Michael (Schenkenberg, DE)
Title: Gear shift fork for shifting a transmission
Patent Number: 8,464,602

Inventors: Begero; Klaus (Bretten, DE), Ose; Lutz (Sternenfels, DE)
Title: Temperature sensor for a heating mechanism and method for controlling the heating mechanism
Patent Number: 7,543,984

Inventors: Behzad; Arya Reza (Poway, CA)
Title: Multiple band multiple input multiple output transceiver integrated circuit
Patent Number: 8,463,217

Inventors: Belcea; John Martin (West Melbourne, FL)
Title: Method for detecting radar signals affected by interference
Patent Number: 8,462,043

Inventors: Belcher; Donald S. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Slack cable enclosure
Patent Number: 7,546,019

Inventors: Bell; Charles (Jackson, MI), Wikaryasz; Megan (Ypsilanti, MI), Otrompke; Douglas (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Inlet for exhaust treatment device
Patent Number: 8,464,516

Inventors: Bell; David R. (Southampton, GB), Bygrave; Christopher S. (Eastleigh, GB)
Title: Method, apparatus or software for identifying dependencies between components for a given build of a componentised product
Patent Number: 8,464,222

Inventors: Bellantoni; John Vincent (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Switchable directional coupler for use with RF devices
Patent Number: 7,546,089

Inventors: Bellin; Howard T. (New York, NY), De Borg; Beatrice (West Hollywood, CA)
Title: Composition
Patent Number: 7,544,375

Inventors: Belzile; Manon Danielle (Fairfield, VT), Knapp; John (Jeffersonville, VT), Gaillard; Patrice Fabien (Kitzing, FR), Jenko; Edward Joseph (Essex, VT), Bouti; Abdeslam (Swanton, VT), Blais; Paul (South Burlington, VT), Esser; Brian (Colchester, VT)
Title: Hot-runner system having carbon nanotubes
Patent Number: 8,459,983

Inventors: Ben-Hur; Asa (Seattle, WA), Elisseeff; Andre (Thalwil, CH), Chapelle; Olivier (Tuebingen, DE), Weston; Jason Aaron Edward (New York, NY)
Title: Support vector machine-based method for analysis of spectral data
Patent Number: 8,463,718

Inventors: Benakli; Mourad (Eden Prairie, MN), Mallary; Michael (Sterling, MA)
Title: Write fringing reduction for recording media
Patent Number: 8,462,463

Inventors: Bender; Michael (Rye Brook, NY)
Title: Single command data warehouse table update
Patent Number: 8,463,818

Inventors: Bengtson; David (Easton, PA)
Title: Apparatus, methods and articles of manufacture for wideband signal processing
Patent Number: 7,545,865

Inventors: Bennett; Joseph A. (Roseville, CA), Campbell; Randolph L. (Sacramento, CA), Sethi; Prashant (Folsom, CA), Vargas; Jose (Folsom, CA)
Title: Mapping of interconnect configuration space
Patent Number: 6,907,510

Inventors: Bergeron; Philippe (San Mateo, CA), Farthing; Christopher N. (London, GB), Jones; Stuart D. (Prestbury, GB), Liebeschuetz; John W. (Macclesfield, GB), Lively; Sarah E. (San Carlos, CA), McGee; Lawrence R. (Pacifica, CA), McKendry; Sharon (Glasgow, GB), Sheppard; David (Macclesfield, GB), Young; Stephen C. (Stockport, GB)
Title: Bisaryl-sulfonamides
Patent Number: 7,544,702

Inventors: Berggren; Gustav (Stockholm, SE), Holm; Thomas (Knivsta, SE), Torbjornsson; Carl-Adam (Linkoping, SE), Welin; Hans (Sankt Ibb, SE), Wangelin; Roland (Vange, SE)
Title: Arrangement for mixing a first and second gas flow with downstream control
Patent Number: 7,543,600

Inventors: Bergmann; John W. (East Jordan, MI)
Title: Retaining wall anchor system
Patent Number: 7,544,014

Inventors: Bernat; Eugene N. (Upton, MA), Hibbett; David Scott (Upton, MA), Floudas; Dimitrios (Worcester, MA)
Title: Methods of culturing fungi and producing cellulases and chitin
Patent Number: 8,460,897

Inventors: Berndtsson; Ingemar (Sollentuna, SE), Andersson; Tommy (Bromma, SE)
Title: Analytical instrument providing corrected sample volume dependent parameter
Patent Number: 8,459,130

Inventors: Bhat; Navakanta (Bangalore, IN), Pratap; Rudra (Bangalore, IN), Kaur; Malhi Charanjeet (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Sub-threshold elastic deflection FET sensor for sensing pressure/force, a method and system thereof
Patent Number: 8,459,128

Inventors: Bhatti; Iqbal S. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: On-chip impedance matching power amplifier and radio applications thereof
Patent Number: 6,907,231

Inventors: Biedermann; Lutz (VS-Villingen, DE), Matthis; Wilfried (Weisweil, DE)
Title: Rod-shaped implant, in particular for spinal stabilization, method and tool for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,460,595

Inventors: Bienas; Maik (Braunschweig, DE), Choi; Hyung-Nam (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Radio base stations, mobile radio terminals, methods for controlling a radio base station, and methods for controlling a mobile radio terminal
Patent Number: 8,462,721

Inventors: Bigorra Llosas; Joaquin (Sabadell, ES), Raya; Javier (Saint Vicenc dels Horts, ES), Fabry; Bernd (Korschenbroich, DE), Hofer; Rainer (Dusseldorf, DE), Abribat; Benoit (Saint Fargeau Ponthierry, FR)
Title: Herbicidal compositions containing glyphosate
Patent Number: 8,461,081

Inventors: Bilodeau; Mark T. (Lansdale, PA), Cosford; Nicholas D. P. (San Diego, CA), Hartnett; John C. (Philadelphia, PA), Li; Yiwei (San Diego, CA), Liang; Jun (Palo Alto, CA), Manley; Peter J. (Harleysville, PA), Neilson; Lou Anne (Sellersville, PA), Siu; Tony (Brookline, MA), Wu; Zhicai (Quakertown, PA)
Title: Inhibitors of Akt activity
Patent Number: 7,544,677

Inventors: Binder; Wolfgang (Hamburg, DE), Martinez; Angel Montero (Madrid, ES), Nunez; Ramon Rodriguez (Madrid, ES)
Title: Process for the preparation of an emulsion
Patent Number: 7,544,718

Inventors: Binois; Isabelle (Piton Saint-Leu, FR), Decottignies; Laurent (Cergy, FR)
Title: Fluid dispenser
Patent Number: 7,543,721

Inventors: Birkemeyer; Daniel (Mainhausen, DE), Engler; Michael (Gutach, DE), Wolf; Jurgen (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Motor vehicle having a display and a camera
Patent Number: 8,461,970

Inventors: Bisaillon; Gerard (Magog, CA), Beaudoin; Michel (Bonsecours, CA)
Title: Anti-siphoning device for fuel tanks
Patent Number: 8,459,483

Inventors: Blacquiere; Johanna Marie (Ottawa, CA), Keaton; Richard Jeffrey (Pearland, TX), Baker; Ralph Thomas (Los Alamos, NM)
Title: Base metal dehydrogenation of amine-boranes
Patent Number: 7,544,837

Inventors: Blanchard; Alain (Gouvieux, FR), Roland; Franck (Balagny sur Therain, FR)
Title: Transport device for sleeve-shaped covers
Patent Number: 7,543,531

Inventors: Blazin; Glenda (Melbourne, FL), Corley; Thomas (Sevierville, TN)
Title: Ladder stabilization device
Patent Number: 8,464,834

Inventors: Blomberg; Kaj (Turku, FI), Kankaanpaa; Pasi (Parainen, FI), Campbell; Thomas (North Canton, OH)
Title: Hemoglobin assay for neonatal screening
Patent Number: 7,544,513

Inventors: Blonde; Laurent (Thorigne-Fouillard, FR), Montalvo; Luis (Domloup, FR), Jonathan; Kervec (Paimpont, FR)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,545,950

Inventors: Blosser; Ben D. (Richland, IN), Gordon; Sean E. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Fletching sleeve system and method of application and manufacture
Patent Number: 8,465,384

Inventors: Boecking; Friedrich (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Device for supplying an internal combustion engine with fuel
Patent Number: 8,464,692

Inventors: Bohinc; Jerry (Gates Mills, OH)
Title: Shielding detection system for cargo receptacles
Patent Number: 7,545,268

Inventors: Bonda; Craig A. (Winfield, IL), O'Rourke; Stephen (Bolingbrook, IL), Pavlovic; Anna (Elmwood Park, IL), Shah; Urvil B. (Mokena, IL)
Title: Method of decreasing the UV light degradation of polymers
Patent Number: 7,544,350

Inventors: Bootle; Geoffrey David (Maidstone, GB)
Title: Cam-driven fluid pump
Patent Number: 7,544,051

Inventors: Borchsenius; Fredrik (Donaustauf, DE), Jung; Uwe (Worth a. d. Donau, DE), Kruger; Grit (Regensburg, DE), Kull; Eberhard (Regensburg, DE), Mohr; Volker (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Injection system, and method for the production of an injection system
Patent Number: 8,459,232

Inventors: Boroczki; goston (Rozsa, HU), Horvath; Csaba (Juhasz Gyula, HU)
Title: High intensity discharge lamp with enhanced dimming characteristcs
Patent Number: 8,460,045

Inventors: Bottcher; Andreas (Mettmann, DE), Deiss; Olga (Dusseldorf, DE)
Title: Gas turbine combustion chamber
Patent Number: 8,464,536

Inventors: Botts; Ronald (New Bern, NC)
Title: Energy usage monitor for a household appliance
Patent Number: 8,461,861

Inventors: Bouda; Martin (Plano, TX), Naito; Takao (Plano, TX)
Title: Hybrid passive optical network using shared wavelengths
Patent Number: 7,546,036

Inventors: Bourdelais; Robert P. (Pittsford, NY), Brewer; John C. (Rochester, NY), Rankin, Jr.; Charles M. (Penfield, NY), Betancourt; Esther M. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Light redirecting film having variable thickness
Patent Number: 7,543,974

Inventors: Bourke; Patrick J. (Pittsburgh, PA), Rutenbar; Rob A. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Hardware-implemented scalable modular engine for low-power speech recognition
Patent Number: 8,463,610

Inventors: Boutet; Jerome (Grenoble, FR)
Title: System for synchronous detection of fluorescence in a drop
Patent Number: 7,544,955

Inventors: Bouwers; John T. B. (Pella, IA), Schut; Larry D. (Pella, IA)
Title: Methods of constructing a mechanical four position brush chipper feed control bar
Patent Number: 7,543,767

Inventors: Bowlus; Larry Richard (Anchorage, AK), Bowlus; Heidi Marie (Anchorage, AK), Bowlus; Robert Hawley (Chugiak, AK), Bowlus; Rebecka Joymae (Anchorage, AK), Bowlus; Ambrosia Danielle (Anchorage, AK), Bowlus; Katherine Leigh (Anchorage, AK), Jones; Marvin (Anchorage, AK)
Title: Seismic base isloation and energy dissipation device
Patent Number: 8,464,477

Inventors: Box; Wilhelmus Josephus (Eksel, BE), Luttikhuis; Bernardus Antonius Johannes (Nuenen, NL), Verhagen; Thomas Henricus Jacobus (Boxtel, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus, thermal conditioning system, and method for manufacturing a device
Patent Number: 7,545,478

Inventors: Brainard, II; Edward C. (Marion, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring brain activity
Patent Number: 8,460,196

Inventors: Brand; Kirsten L. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Carton with divider
Patent Number: 8,459,535

Inventors: Branson; David E. (Fort Collins, CO), Boyd; David W. (Greeley, CO)
Title: Illumination system for illuminating a scan region on an object
Patent Number: 7,543,966

Inventors: Brask; Kenneth Alan (Lindenhurst, IL)
Title: Double-sided electronic display
Patent Number: 7,545,341

Inventors: Brett; Peter (Birmingham, GB), Taylor; Robin (Birmingham, GB), Proops; David (Birmingham, GB), Coulson; Chris (Birmingham, GB), Griffiths; Mansel V. (Bristol, GB)
Title: Drilling apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 8,463,421

Inventors: Breuninger; Martin (Neu-Ulm, DE), Weyrich; Christian (Elchingen, DE), Sendelbach; Hans-Peter (Senden, DE), Geiselhart; Werner (Dornstadt, DE), Korth; Mirko (Ulm, DE), Kraft; Michael (Ulm, DE), Miller; Edwin (Ulm, DE)
Title: Vehicle seat arrangement and airbag arrangement for a motor vehicle and a method for protecting a vehicle occupant
Patent Number: 8,459,690

Inventors: Briggs; Scott (Menlo Park, CA), Eppler; Aaron (Fremont, CA)
Title: Negative bias critical dimension trim
Patent Number: 7,544,521

Inventors: Brinkmann; Martin (Rietberg, DE)
Title: Front-loading drum-type washing machine having a laundry deflector
Patent Number: 8,464,561

Inventors: Brotsch; Brenda (Sweetwater, TX)
Title: Spinal supporting chair attachment
Patent Number: 8,459,737

Inventors: Brown; Donn J. (Broken Arrow, OK), Wilson; Brown Lyle (Tulsa, OK), Porter; Matthew R. (Tulsa, OK), Proctor; Bruce (Tulsa, OK)
Title: Floating shaft gas separator
Patent Number: 7,543,633

Inventors: Brown; Michael S. (Dallas, TX), Goldstein; Joseph L. (Dallas, TX), Grishin; Nick V. (Dallas, TX), Yang; Jing (Dallas, TX)
Title: Ghrelin o-acyltransferase (GOAT) biochemical assay
Patent Number: 7,544,466

Inventors: Brown; Tracey J. (Flemington, AU), Brownlee; Gary R. (East Burwood, AU)
Title: Method of treating cancer and/or cellular proliferative conditions and agents targeting hyaluronan anabolism useful for same
Patent Number: 8,460,658

Inventors: Bruck; Stefan (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Neef; Matthias (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Sulda; Erik (Hatfield, MA), Surken; Norbert (Mulheim a.d. Ruhr, DE)
Title: Brush seal for a turbo-machine
Patent Number: 8,459,652

Inventors: Brue; Vesta L. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Medication compliance device
Patent Number: 7,545,257

Inventors: Brunner; Nina (Essen, DE), Freiberg; Christoph (Wuppertal, DE), Lampe; Thomas (Dusseldorf, DE), Newton; Ben (Bucks, GB), Otteneder; Michael (Arlesheim, AT), Pernerstorfer; Josef (Hilden, DE), Pohlmann; Jens (Wuppertal, DE), Schiffer; Guido (Wuppertal, DE), Shimada; Mitsuyuki (Nara, JP)
Title: Derivatives of andrimide and moiramide B having antibacterial properties
Patent Number: 7,544,709

Inventors: Bruno; Serge (Marnaz, FR), Cavarec; Pierre-Emmanuel (Mont Saxonnex, FR)
Title: Electric motor for operating a shutter element or solar protection element in a building
Patent Number: 8,461,736

Inventors: Buccos; Paul S. (Haverhill, MA)
Title: System and method for cleaning an ion implanter
Patent Number: 7,544,254

Inventors: Buchanan; Jeffery James (Lexington, KY), Kwan; Kin Ming (Lexington, KY), Phatak; Ganesh Vinayak (Lexington, KY), Rodgers; Audrey Dale (Lawrenceburg, KY)
Title: Printhead systems having multiple ink chambers with balanced and short ink paths
Patent Number: 7,543,913

Inventors: Buczek; Matthew Bernard (Liberty Township, OH), Skoog; Andrew Jay (West Chester, OH), Murphy; Jane Ann (Franklin, OH)
Title: Electrostatic coating composition comprising corrosion resistant metal particulates and method for using same
Patent Number: 7,544,396

Inventors: Buettelmann; Bernd (Schopfheim, DE), Knust; Henner (Rheinfelden, DE), Thomas; Andrew (Binningen, CH)
Title: Aryl-4-ethynyl-isoxazole derivatives
Patent Number: 7,544,704

Inventors: Bugenhagen; Michael K. (Olathe, KS)
Title: System and method for hybrid dynamic communication routing
Patent Number: 7,545,739

Inventors: Bulkes; Cherik (Sussex, WI), Denker; Stephen (Mequon, WI)
Title: MRI compatible implanted lead-electrode interface
Patent Number: 8,463,407

Inventors: Burkett; Jerald S. (West Liberty, OH)
Title: Metal-sheathed composite vehicle axle
Patent Number: 7,543,895

Inventors: Burkett; Michael J. (Berlin Heights, OH)
Title: Guardrail support members
Patent Number: 7,543,369

Inventors: Burns; Scott M. (Blowing Rock, NC), Sciullo; John E. (Bonita Springs, FL)
Title: Slidable cargo bay system
Patent Number: 7,543,872

Inventors: Burt; John (Collegeville, PA), Crozier; Jacqueline (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Self propelled transport device
Patent Number: 8,465,103

Inventors: Bussone; Gregory Desi (Marquette, MI)
Title: Match container and striker for a match handle
Patent Number: 8,459,448

Inventors: Butt; Kevin D. (Tucson, AZ), Dickens; Louie A. (Tucson, AZ), Holley; Laurence W. (Tucson, AZ), Pacheco; Antonio Y. (Vail, AZ), Ryson; Nancy V. (Tucson, AZ), Starling; Michael E. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Enhanced zoning user interface for computing environments
Patent Number: 8,463,923

Inventors: Butterworth; Henry E. (Hampshire, GB)
Title: Byzantine fault tolerant dynamic quorum using a trusted platform module
Patent Number: 8,464,091

Inventors: Buyukdura; Feza (Woodinville, King County, WA), Sullivan; Bryan (Carnation, King, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for using network capabilities to correct phone displays
Patent Number: 6,907,274

Inventors: Byrd; Brian C. (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Expandable packaging assembly
Patent Number: 8,465,336

Inventors: Cable; Julian Frank Barry (Bishops Stortford, GB), Mauger; Roy Harold (Radlett, GB), Ashworth; Mark (Maidenhead, GB), Shields; James (Wargrave, GB)
Title: System and method for establishing a communication connection
Patent Number: 7,545,800

Inventors: Cagan; Vladimir (Bagnolet, FR), Renaudin; Patrice (Boutigny sur Opton, FR), Guyot; Marcel (Droue/Drouette, FR)
Title: Hall-effect plasma thruster
Patent Number: 7,543,441

Inventors: Cahoon; Edgar (Lincoln, NE), Butler; Karlene H (Newark, DE), Cahoon; Rebecca (Lincoln, NE), Coughlan; Sean J (Hockessin, DE)
Title: Compositions and methods for altering tocotrienol content
Patent Number: 8,461,427

Inventors: Cahoon; Rebecca E. (Lincoln, NE), Tao; Yong (Newark, DE)
Title: Plant 1-deoxy-D-xylulose 5-phosphate reductoisomerase
Patent Number: 8,461,322

Inventors: Cai; Gang-Fu (Guang-Dong, CN), Zou; Ya-Bo (Guang-Dong, CN), Gui; Xin-Jin (Guang-Dong, CN), Chiang; Kun-Hsueh (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Injection mold
Patent Number: 8,465,271

Inventors: Callas; James J. (Peoria, IL), Martin; Kevin L. (Washburn, IL), Renshaw; Cody P. (Peoria, IL), Sopko, Jr.; Thomas M. (East Peoria, IL), Tonsor; Andrew J. (East Peoria, IL)
Title: Multiple turbine system with a single recuperator
Patent Number: 7,543,440

Inventors: Campion; Nicholas Francis (Rochester, MN)
Title: Conference call peer-driven degraded line detection and removal
Patent Number: 7,545,923

Inventors: Canizares, Jr.; Eduardo Antonio (Worcester, MA), Smith; Graham (Newburyport, MA)
Title: Modified fastener and insertion tool
Patent Number: 8,459,155

Inventors: Cannon; Bruce (El Segundo, CA)
Title: Multidirectional switch and toy including a multidirectional switch
Patent Number: 8,461,468

Inventors: Canter; Stanley (Hermosa Beach, CA), Grainger; John D. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Power factor control for an LED bulb driver circuit
Patent Number: 8,461,767

Inventors: Cantor; Murray (New York, NY)
Title: Real options based iterative development program metrics
Patent Number: 7,546,583

Inventors: Cao; Qing-Shan (Shenzhen, CN), Tseng; Sheng-Peng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Illuminating system,universal lamp holder and LED lamp
Patent Number: 8,459,829

Inventors: Capparella; Elisa (Ravenna, IT), Poluzzi; Elisa (Calederara Di Reno, IT), Borzatta; Valerio (Bologna, IT)
Title: Process for preparing 3,4-dioxo-substituted aromatic aldehydes
Patent Number: 7,544,843

Inventors: Cardarelli; Donato (Medfield, MA)
Title: Human-portable MEMS Azimuth sensing unit and method
Patent Number: 8,464,433

Inventors: Carneal; Bruce L. (Del Mar, CA), Guralnick; Jeremy (Encinitas, CA), Fish; Ram A. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Satellite-based internet access system with remote prefetching of inline objects of web pages
Patent Number: 6,907,429

Inventors: Carnes; Michael (San Francisco, CA), Tu; Jerome (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Deterministic characterization and reduction of acoustic echo
Patent Number: 8,463,331

Inventors: Carter; John B. (Austin, TX), Elnozahy; Elmootazbellah N. (Austin, TX), Ware; Malcolm S. (Austin, TX), Huang; Wei (Austin, TX)
Title: Minimizing aggregate cooling and leakage power
Patent Number: 8,463,456

Inventors: Cartillier; Jean Claude (Lyons, FR), Machenaud; Alain (La Balme De Sillingy, FR), Ait Si Selmi; Tarik (Lyons, FR), Rollier; Jean-Charles (Saint Martin Bellevue, FR), Bonnin; Michel (Lyons, FR), Jacquoit; Laurent (Charvonnex, FR), Balay; Bruno (Trevoux, FR), Charlet; Claude (Saint Dider Au Mont D'Or, FR), Fessy; Michel Henri (Saint Genis Laval, FR), Semay; Jean Marc (St. Preist en Jarez, FR), Setiey; Louis (Gleize, FR), Chatelet; Jean-Christophe (Jassans, FR), Vidalain; Jean Pierre (Annency le Vieux, FR)
Title: Line of cotyloid implants of different sizes
Patent Number: 8,465,550

Inventors: Casey; Edward M. (Mount Prospect, IL), Silady; Patrick J. (Niles, IL), Negiz; Antoine (Wilmette, IL), Werba; Gregory R. (Arlington Heights, IL)
Title: Integrated process for producing xylenes and high purity benzene
Patent Number: 7,544,848

Inventors: Casillas; Larry Robert (Phoenix, AZ), Kesner; Ed (Mesa, AZ), LaBenz; Joel (Chandler, AZ), McGinty; Mitch (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Butterfly valve assembly incorporating a unitary shaft and butterfly plate valve element
Patent Number: 8,459,609

Inventors: Caspi; Rami (Sunnyvale, CA), Beyda; William J. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: System and method for centrally-hosted presence reporting
Patent Number: 7,546,127

Inventors: Castro; Alfredo C. (Winchester, MA), Holson; Edward B. (Newton Highlands, MA), Hopkins; Brian T. (Newton, MA), Koney; Nii O. (New York, NY), Snyder; Daniel A. (Somerville, MA), Tibbitts; Thomas T. (Westford, MA)
Title: Compounds and methods for inhibiting the interaction of BCL proteins with binding partners
Patent Number: 8,461,191

Inventors: Cazier; Robert P. (Fort Collins, CO), Craig; Murray D. (Johnstown, CO), Kimbell; Benjamin D. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for the creation of image post-processing parameter curves
Patent Number: 7,545,996

Inventors: Chaar; Jarir K. (Tarrytown, NY), Finlayson; Ronald D. (Blythewood, SC), Jobson, Jr.; Thomas A. (New Paltz, NY), Mitsumori; Naomi M. (San Jose, CA), Reddington; Francis X. (Richmond, VA)
Title: Life cycle of a work packet in a software factory
Patent Number: 8,464,205

Inventors: Chacho; John (Ocala, FL)
Title: Electronic device having virtual keyboard with predictive key and related methods
Patent Number: 8,462,131

Inventors: Chakravarty; Sreejit (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Electronic design automation tool and method for employing unsensitized critical path information to reduce leakage power in an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 8,464,198

Inventors: Chamberlain; Jason L. (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Bicycle cable housing guide
Patent Number: 8,459,681

Inventors: Chan; Chin-Tsai (Taoyuan County, TW), Chang; Chiang-Che (Kaohsiung, TW), Yeh; Shen-You (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: APR plate clamping device
Patent Number: 8,459,627

Inventors: Chan; Ching-Jung (New Taipei, TW), Lin; Chih-Chiang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Connector
Patent Number: 8,465,325

Inventors: Chan; Yi-Jen (Jhongli, TW), Huang; Fan-Hsiu (Danshuel Township, Taipei County, TW), Lin; Dong-Ming (Sijhou Township, Changhua County, TW)
Title: Dual-mode frequency divider
Patent Number: 7,545,185

Inventors: Chandler; Ira (Ball Ground, GA)
Title: Modular and adjustable axle systems for vehicles
Patent Number: 8,464,611

Inventors: Chandra; Abhijit (Ames, IA), Kadavasal; Muthukkumar (Ames, IA), Eamkajornsiri; Sutee (Ames, IA)
Title: Die scale control of chemical mechanical polishing
Patent Number: 7,544,617

Inventors: Chang; Chang-Shen (Taipei Hsien, TW), Liu; Juei-Khai (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wang; Chao-Hao (Taipei Hsien, TW), Pei; Hsien-Sheng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Heat pipe with composite wick structure
Patent Number: 8,459,341

Inventors: Chang; Chao-Hung (Taipei, TW), Hsu; Yen-Tseng (Taipei, TW), Yeh; Jerome (Taipei, TW), Yeh; Po-Lin (Taipei, TW), Lin; Yu-Tung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Generating method for transaction models with indicators for option
Patent Number: 8,463,678

Inventors: Chang; Chin-Chia (Guangdong, CN)
Title: Disc drive
Patent Number: 7,546,615

Inventors: Chang; Chun-Ming (Chung-Li, TW), Tu; Shu-Hui (Chung-Li, TW)
Title: Complimentary single-ended-input OTA-C universal filter structures
Patent Number: 8,461,917

Inventors: Chang; Chunghsiang (Taichung, TW), Chen; Weilong (Wufong Township, Taichung County, TW)
Title: Automatic water distributor
Patent Number: 8,464,746

Inventors: Chang; Hsi-Ming (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Fabrication method of minute pattern
Patent Number: 8,461,048

Inventors: Chang; Josephine B. (Mahopac, NY), Chang; Leland (New York, NY), Lin; Chung-Hsun (White Plains, NY), Sleight; Jeffrey W. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Differentially recessed contacts for multi-gate transistor of SRAM cell
Patent Number: 8,460,991

Inventors: Chang; Kuo-Cheng (Miao-Li, TW)
Title: Illumination device having changeable illumination area
Patent Number: 8,459,836

Inventors: Chang; Kuo-Wen (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Light guide lens with curved surface parts that reflect light into an asymmetrical pattern, and bicycle headlight including the same
Patent Number: 8,459,845

Inventors: Chang; Man-Chi (Taichung, TW)
Title: Tools with driving rods
Patent Number: 8,464,616

Inventors: Chang; Nai-Chien (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Connector with detachable module
Patent Number: 8,460,030

Inventors: Chang; Shaw-Ching (Taipei, TW), Tsai; Ming-Wen (Taipei, TW), Huang; Chih-Wei (Taipei, TW), Chung; Yu-Chi (Taipei, TW)
Title: Transportation crew dispatch method based on single day business
Patent Number: 6,907,410

Inventors: Chang; Shaw-Ching (Taipei, TW), Tsai; Ming-Wen (Taipei, TW), Huang; Chih-Wei (Taipei, TW), Chung; Yu-Chi (Taipei, TW)
Title: Carrier dispatch and transfer method
Patent Number: 6,907,411

Inventors: Chang; Shih-Mim (Hsinchu County, TW), Liao; Shing-Tang (Hsinchu County, TW), Lu; Chien-Chang (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Optical disc with a discontinuous surface structure
Patent Number: 8,462,607

Inventors: Chang; Shiow-Ching (Hsi Tun Dist., Taichung City, TW)
Title: Apparatus for loading and unloading pellets in a slingshot
Patent Number: 7,543,579

Inventors: Charlebois; Margaret R. (Jericho, VT), Hanudel; Christopher D. (Essex Junction, VT), Herzl; Robert D. (South Burlington, VT), Milton; David W. (Underhill, VT), Ogilvie; Clarence R. (Huntington, VT), Schanely; Paul M. (Essex Junction, VT), Wilder; Tad J. (South Hero, VT)
Title: Circuit design using design variable function slope sensitivity
Patent Number: 8,464,199

Inventors: Chase; Noel Edmonds (Toronto, CA)
Title: Surface protector when hammering nails
Patent Number: 8,464,612

Inventors: Chattopadhyaya; Jyoti (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Five- and six-membered conformationally locked 2',4'-carbocyclic ribo-thymidines for the treatment of infections and cancer
Patent Number: 8,461,124

Inventors: Chen; Chengjun Julian (White Plains, NY)
Title: Solar-powered refrigerator using a mixture of glycerin, alcohol and water to store energy
Patent Number: 7,543,455

Inventors: Chen; Fang-Yuan (Shenzhen, CN), Wu; Shu-Qi (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Yang (Shenzhen, CN), Liu; Yu-Lin (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Testing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,459,126

Inventors: Chen; Hsia-Hui (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Runner fastening device for an umbrella
Patent Number: 8,459,281

Inventors: Chen; Hsiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Portable computer
Patent Number: 7,545,631

Inventors: Chen; Hui-Wan (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Gel casting module and electrode module of an electrophoresis device
Patent Number: 7,544,279

Inventors: Chen; Jung-Huo (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Adjustable fence assembly for chop saw
Patent Number: 7,543,522

Inventors: Chen; Kuei-Hua (Taipei, TW), Chen; Jung-Lung (Taipei, TW), Lin; Ming-Ting (Taipei, TW)
Title: Case structure and method for pre-forming the same
Patent Number: 8,459,480

Inventors: Chen; Ming Sheh (Taipei, TW)
Title: Multi-function brush for overdenture
Patent Number: 8,464,388

Inventors: Chen; Ming-Ke (Shenzhen, CN), Sun; Ke (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Covering apparatus for expansion slot
Patent Number: 7,545,635

Inventors: Chen; Ping (Zhongshan, CN)
Title: Trash bag
Patent Number: 8,465,205

Inventors: Chen; Po-Jung (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 8,460,036

Inventors: Chen; Poki (Taipei, TW), Lai; Juan-Shan (Taipei, TW), Chen; Po-Yu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Digital to time converter and digital to time converting method
Patent Number: 8,462,840

Inventors: Chen; Tianlong (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: Apparatus and method for on-demand in-memory database management platform
Patent Number: 8,464,013

Inventors: Chen; Wen-Tsun (Tayuan, TW), Liaw; Shin-Chih (Tayuan, TW), Liao; Tao-Ming (Tayuan, TW), Shen; Chia-Hung (Tayuan, TW), Lien; Yun-Fei (Tayuan, TW)
Title: Apparatus for wet processing substrate
Patent Number: 8,464,734

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Chao (Tantz Shiang, TW), Wang; Jung-Ching (Tantz Shiang, TW)
Title: Image recording apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,461,528

Inventors: Chen; Ying (Shenzhen, CN), Xiong; Jin-Liang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Memory power supply circuit
Patent Number: 7,545,700

Inventors: Cheng; Li-Jung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Methods for layout error detection
Patent Number: 8,464,144

Inventors: Cheng; Shih-Chung (Hemei Township, Changhua County, TW)
Title: Spraying gun having different spraying modes
Patent Number: 7,543,762

Inventors: Cheng; Steven D. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Single telephone number calling method and calling apparatus for mobile unit
Patent Number: 7,546,112

Inventors: Cheng; Xinhong (Shanghai, CN), Wang; Zhongjian (Shanghai, CN), Yu; Yuehui (Shanghai, CN), He; Dawei (Shanghai, CN), Xu; Dawei (Shanghai, CN), Xia; Chao (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Manufacturing method of SOI high-voltage power device
Patent Number: 8,460,976

Inventors: Cheol; Roh Il (Icheon-si, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device with capacitor and fuse, and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,544,543

Inventors: Cheon; Sang-Eun (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Jae-Kyung (Suwon-si, KR), Yoon; Hye-Won (Suwon-si, KR), Yoo; Seok-Yoon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Secondary battery having a sealing gasket with concave and convex portions
Patent Number: 7,544,440

Inventors: Chernek; Frank (Yuma, AZ)
Title: Plastic pallet
Patent Number: 8,464,647

Inventors: Chertok; Michael (Petah Tikva, IL), Pinhas; Adi (Hod Hasharon, IL), Koushnir; Lev (Rehovot, IL)
Title: Edge neighborhood descriptor
Patent Number: 8,463,047

Inventors: Cheung; Josephine (Lexington, MA)
Title: Robust air-detraining for cement milling
Patent Number: 8,460,457

Inventors: Chi; Ed H. (Palo Alto, CA), Chen; Kim K (Dunwoody, GA)
Title: Systems and methods for predicting usage of a web site using proximal cues
Patent Number: 6,907,459

Inventors: Chiba; Seiichi (Minowa-machi, JP), Koyama; Yugo (Ina, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,545,083

Inventors: Chin; Albert K (Palo Alto, CA), Morejohn; Dwight (Davis, CA), Taylor; Charles S (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Temporary seal and method for facilitating anastomosis
Patent Number: 7,544,203

Inventors: Chin; Kingsley Richard (West Palm Beach, FL), Chang; Christopher A. (Beverly, MA), Deros; Yani (Phoenix, AZ), Ibarra; Matthew (Lakewood, CA), Turner; Thomas (Nashua, NH)
Title: Dynamic facet replacement system
Patent Number: 8,460,341

Inventors: Chiroglazov; Anatoli G. (Cupertino, CA), Drenan; Lawrence A. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Isolated working chamber associated with a secure inter-company collaboration environment
Patent Number: 7,546,360

Inventors: Chiu; Cheng-Hung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Folding tool stand
Patent Number: 8,464,994

Inventors: Chiu; Wen-Ssu (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Variable focal length assembly having optical lens module
Patent Number: 7,545,576

Inventors: Cho; Durk-hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of controlling power of a fixing device of electro-photographic image forming apparatus in print standby mode
Patent Number: 6,907,204

Inventors: Cho; Han Seo (Daejeon, KR), Yoo; Je-Gwang (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Sang-Hoon (Gunpo-si, KR), Kim; Joon-Sung (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Printed circuit board and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,546,002

Inventors: Choi; Heon soo (Gwangmyeong-si, KR)
Title: Method for detecting offset signal corresponding to transmission leakage signal
Patent Number: 8,462,836

Inventors: Choi; Jong-Deok (Mount Kisco, NY), Lee; Keunwoo (Seattle, WA), O'Callahan; Robert W. (White Plains, NY), Sarkar; Vivek (Stamford, CT), Sridharan; Manu (Uniontown, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficient and precise datarace detection for multithreaded object-oriented programs
Patent Number: 8,464,223

Inventors: Choi; Kwanghun (Suwon-si, KR), Jeon; Kiwon (Seoul, KR), Nam; Kihoa (Uiwang-si, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof
Patent Number: 8,464,286

Inventors: Choi; Young (Songnam-shi, KR)
Title: Switching circuit for board duplication apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,303

Inventors: Chordia; Lalit (Pittsburgh, PA), Martinez; Jose (Gibsonia, PA), Kegler; Andrew (Ripon, WI), Bhishmakumar; Desai (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Continuous processing and solids handling in near-critical and supercritical fluids
Patent Number: 8,460,550

Inventors: Chou; Calvin (Taichung Hsieng, TW)
Title: Disc sander
Patent Number: 8,460,068

Inventors: Choutov; Dmitri A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Livschitz; Leonard S. (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Integrated three dimensional inductor and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,461,775

Inventors: Chow; Alfred L. (Plano, TX), Chinnasamy; Sivakumar (Billerica, MA), Heatherly; Douglas G. (Coppell, TX), Chandler; Eric Daniel (Grapevine, TX)
Title: User-defined classifieds
Patent Number: 8,463,817

Inventors: Chowdhury; Ashfaqul Islam (Broadview Heights, OH), Hoegler; Leonard Edward (Solon, OH), Wright; William Robert (Russell, OH)
Title: High efficiency glass halogen lamp with interference coating
Patent Number: 8,461,754

Inventors: Christensen; Joseph W. (Lakeshore, MN), Johnson; Dale D. (Deerwood, MN)
Title: Reveal tool
Patent Number: 7,543,388

Inventors: Christo; Michael Anthony (Austin, TX), Maldonado; Julio Alejandro (Austin, TX), Yang; Samuel Wynne (Austin, TX)
Title: Thermal relief optimization
Patent Number: 8,464,200

Inventors: Chu; Jitung (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Multi-functional folding knife
Patent Number: 8,464,382

Inventors: Chui; Clarence (San Mateo, CA), Mathew; Mithran C. (Mountain View, CA), Mignard; Marc (Berkeley, CA)
Title: MEMS display
Patent Number: 7,545,554

Inventors: Chun; Christopher Kong Yee (Austin, TX), Srinivasan; Anand (San Diego, CA)
Title: Surrogate circuit for testing an interface
Patent Number: 8,464,107

Inventors: Chung; Seunghwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Control method for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,463,499

Inventors: Chung; Yung Ming (Changhua County, TW), Liu; Yu Ching (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Biosensor and method for bone mineral density measurement
Patent Number: 7,544,327

Inventors: Ciccaglione; Terry M. (Cold Spring, NY), Gange; Charles C. (Rhinebeck, NY), Qualters; R. Kevin (LaGrangeville, NY), Spaulding; Terese Sharon (Highland, NY), Voltz; Todd D. (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Apparatus and method for moving heavy equipment
Patent Number: 8,465,248

Inventors: Cinquin; Philippe (Saint Nazaire les Eymes, FR), Cinquin; Olivier (Saint Nazaire les Eymes, FR)
Title: Osmotic actuator and engine
Patent Number: 7,544,508

Inventors: Clement; Antoine (Marly, CH), Arquint; Alfons (Basel, CH), Lauk; Urs (Zurich, CH)
Title: Dye mixtures
Patent Number: 7,544,217

Inventors: Clement; Lisa W. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Wine whisk with bottle stopper
Patent Number: 7,543,978

Inventors: Clements; Richard Alastair (Durham, GB), Tan; Zhimin (Kathy, TX)
Title: Flexible pipe having pressure armour layer
Patent Number: 8,459,306

Inventors: Clucas; Donald Murray (Christchurch, NZ)
Title: Multicylinder free piston machine
Patent Number: 8,464,629

Inventors: Cobene, II; Robert L. (Santa Clara, CA), Kline; Daniel Steven (Encinitas, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for attaching a cover to an assembly of sheets
Patent Number: 7,544,029

Inventors: Coffland; Douglas R. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Flexible feature interface for multimedia sources
Patent Number: 7,546,603

Inventors: Cohen; Morris E. (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Payment and revenue systems
Patent Number: 8,463,700

Inventors: Cohen; Nir (Tel-Mond, IL), Levanoni; Yishai (Or-Yehuda, IL), Shalit; Doron (Givaataim, IL)
Title: Routing architecture for online and offline processing
Patent Number: 8,463,671

Inventors: Cole; Damien Thurber (Drexel Hill, PA), Sarver; Joseph E. (Erial, NJ), Campbell; Colin Dennis (Claymont, DE)
Title: Tetrabenzodiazadiketoperylene pigments for laser marking
Patent Number: 7,544,448

Inventors: Connors; Daniel P. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Ettl; Markus R. (Ossining, NY), Helander; Mary E. (White Plains, NY), Kapoor; Shubir (Shrub Oak, NY), Siegel; Stuart A. (Millburn, NJ)
Title: Non-instrumented perishable product tracking in a supply chain
Patent Number: 8,463,651

Inventors: Contag; Pamela Reilly (San Jose, CA), Burns-Guydish; Stacy M. (Campbell, CA), Meerman; Hendrikus J. (Scotts Valley, CA), Walther; David C. (Oakland, CA), Chen; John C. (Bethlehem, PA), Nienow; Alvin W. (Edgbaston, GB), Maddox; Ian (Eden Terrace, NZ)
Title: Immobilized product tolerant microorganisms
Patent Number: 8,460,906

Inventors: Contant; Matthe (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: System and method for controlling wellbore pressure during gravel packing operations
Patent Number: 7,543,641

Inventors: Conti; Rick (Martinez, GA)
Title: Swimming pool rake and debris catcher apparatus and system
Patent Number: 8,460,559

Inventors: Cook; Clarence Edgar (Staunton, VA), Sloan; Carol Delta (Hillsborough, NC), Thomas; Brian Frazier (Durham, NC), Navarro; Hernan Andres (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Spermicidal and/or antifungal composition and methods of using the same
Patent Number: 7,544,696

Inventors: Cook; Michael (Northport, NY)
Title: Gutter filtering device
Patent Number: 7,544,288

Inventors: Cooper; Anne Marie (Apache Junction, AZ), Pires; David G. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Large area EL lamp
Patent Number: 7,543,954

Inventors: Coots; William R. (Lebanon Junction, KY)
Title: Gondola carriage assembly
Patent Number: 8,459,924

Inventors: Cordery; Robert A. (Danbury, CT), Lee; David K. (Monroe, CT), Pintsov; Leon A. (W. Hartford, CT), Ryan, Jr.; Frederick W. (Oxford, CT), Weiant, Jr.; Monroe A. (Trumbull, CT)
Title: Secure user certification for electronic commerce employing value metering system
Patent Number: 6,907,399

Inventors: Cortes; Julio (Santiago de Chile, CL), Riebensahm; Michael (Santiago, CL), Schiller; Christian (Berlin, DE), Schafer; Otto (Erlangen, DE), Tischler; Kurt (Erlangen, DE)
Title: System for the transport of an ore pulp in a line system located along a gradient, and components of such a system
Patent Number: 8,461,702

Inventors: Costin; Darryl J (Westlake, OH), Costin, Jr.; Darryl (Westlake, OH)
Title: Fantasy football system
Patent Number: 8,460,110

Inventors: Couch; Jacob (Oklahoma City, OK), Stratman; Curtis (Pittsburgh, PA), Espenshade; Jeremy (Lancaster, PA), Reynolds; Scott (Naperville, IL)
Title: System and methods for sequencing learning objects based upon query and user relevancy
Patent Number: 8,463,174

Inventors: Coven; Malcolm (Toronto, CA), Crossley; Gregory Matthew (Toronto, CA), Mako; Kevin (Buckhorn, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing cigarette butts
Patent Number: 8,459,270

Inventors: Cover; Luzerne D. (Avon Lake, OH)
Title: Siphon and backflow resistant valve
Patent Number: 7,543,599

Inventors: Craft; Daniel H. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: "Show me" user interface command with scroll tracking
Patent Number: 6,907,569

Inventors: Crafts; Douglas E. (San Jose, CA), Cook; Duane (San Jose, CA), Schonert; Arne (San Jose, CA), Swain; Steve (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for aligning and orienting polarization maintaining optical fibers
Patent Number: 6,907,147

Inventors: Craig; William W. (Pittsburg, CA), Labov; Simon E. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Cellular telephone-based wide-area radiation detection network
Patent Number: 7,545,269

Inventors: Crane; Steve (Stanwood, WA), Krogman; Johannes (Arlington, WA), Boyd; Matthew (Stanwood, WA), Hill; Rob (Camano Island, WA), Miller; David (Marysville, WA), Nianekeo; Corey (Marysville, WA), Paulhus; Mark (Marysville, WA), Schnelder; Brett (Sumner, WA), Blodgett; Joe (Kill Devil Hills, NC)
Title: Method of resin transfer molding and components for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,544,055

Inventors: Cusson; Paul R. (West Hartford, CT), Voytilla; Robert J. (Hubbard, OH), Greenamyer; Michael G. (Salem, OH), Kilar, Jr.; Thomas P. (Boardman, OH)
Title: Support system for solar panels
Patent Number: 8,464,496

Inventors: Czaja; Alexander (Dirmstein, DE), Kraus; Martin (Westfield, NJ)
Title: Coated catalysts comprising a multimetal oxide comprising molybdenum
Patent Number: 8,461,074

Inventors: D'Amico; Anthony T. (Troy, MI)
Title: Traction device for physical therapy
Patent Number: 7,544,175

Inventors: Dacey, Jr.; Ralph G. (St. Louis, MO), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Ishikawa; Muriel Y. (Livermore, CA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Bellevue, WA), Rivet; Dennis J. (Chesapeake, VA), Smith; Michael A. (Phoenix, AZ), Sweeney; Elizabeth A. (Seattle, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA), Wood; Victoria Y. H. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Systems, devices, and methods including catheters having components that are actively controllable between transmissive and reflective states
Patent Number: 8,460,229

Inventors: Dadd; Fysh (Lane Cove, AU), Capcelea; Edmond D. (Bondi Junction, AU), Schuller; Peter (Turramurra, AU), Rapsey; Jane L. (Berowra, AU)
Title: Method of forming insulated conductive element having a substantially continuous barrier layer formed via relative motion during deposition
Patent Number: 8,460,746

Inventors: Dadd; Fysh (Lane Cove, AU), Pufulescu; Mirela (Sydney, AU), Tsampazis; Kostas (North Ryde, AU), Brkljaca; Mile (Oatley, AU), Capcelea; Edmond (Sydney, AU), Rapsey; Jane (Berowra, AU)
Title: Electrode contact contaminate removal
Patent Number: 8,461,042

Inventors: Dagman; Vadim (Foster City, CA)
Title: Method and system to daisy-chain access to video resources
Patent Number: 8,464,298

Inventors: Dames; Dwayne (Boynton Beach, FL), Reich; David E. (Jupiter, FL), Tan; Ji Wee (West Palm Beach, FL), Wang; Fang (Irving, TX), Wright; Lenora E. (West Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for repurposing formatted content
Patent Number: 7,546,527

Inventors: Dammers; Dirk (Neukirchen-Vluyn, DE)
Title: Method of forming locking groove in groove flank
Patent Number: 8,464,768

Inventors: Daum; Wolfgang (Erie, PA), Kumar; Ajith Kuttannair (Erie, PA), Rose; Gerald (Erie, PA), Shaffer; Glenn (Erie, PA), Otsubo; Tom (Oak Grove, MO), Hess, Jr.; Gerald (Erie, PA), Hershey; John E. (Ballston Lake, NY)
Title: Digital railroad system
Patent Number: 8,463,469

Inventors: Davis; Andrew Peter (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Retracting eye drape
Patent Number: 8,464,721

Inventors: Day; Michael Norman (Round Rock, TX), Hofstee; Harm Peter (Austin, TX), Johns; Charles Ray (Austin, TX), Liu; Peichum Peter (Austin, TX), Truong; Thuong Quang (Austin, TX), Yamazaki; Takeshi (Austin, TX)
Title: System for asynchronous DMA command completion notification wherein the DMA command comprising a tag belongs to a plurality of tag groups
Patent Number: 7,546,393

Inventors: de Boer; Michiel (San Francisco, CA), Kang; Yung Ho (Cupertino, CA), Raneri; Michael Paul (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system to facilitate on-line trading
Patent Number: 8,463,652

Inventors: de Boer; Michiel (San Francisco, CA), Kang; Yung Ho (Cupertino, CA), Raneri; Michael Paul (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system to facilitate on-line trading
Patent Number: 8,463,692

Inventors: December; Timothy S. (Rochester Hills, MI), Fenwick; Marc Bennett (Commerce Township, MI), Kobayashi-San; Yoshiko (Ann Arbor, MI), Kubish; Scott (Saline, MI), Lanza; JoAnn (Farmington Hills, MI), Shinohara; Ippei (Novi, MI)
Title: Coatings and coating systems having optimized chip performance and methods of obtaining the same
Patent Number: 7,544,413

Inventors: Deimling; Michael (Moehrendorf, DE)
Title: Evaluation method for a series of image data sets with two-fold elastic distortion of the image data sets
Patent Number: 8,463,009

Inventors: DeJarnette; Wayne T. (Phoenix, MD), Stockham; Charles D. (Clarksville, MD), Wineke; Steven G. (Windsor Mill, MD)
Title: Breakaway interfacing of radiological images with work orders
Patent Number: 8,463,621

Inventors: dela Cruz; Ernesto S. (Laguna, PH)
Title: Method of forming folded-stack packaged device using vertical progression folding tool
Patent Number: 7,544,263

Inventors: Delaire; Gilles (Chatham, CA), Ivens; Kirk (Chatham, CA), Perry; Paul D. (Chatham, CA), Veinotte; Andre (Dresden, CA)
Title: Passive pressure activation valve
Patent Number: 7,543,601

Inventors: Delande; Bruno Sadi Henri (Marseille en Beauvaisis, FR), Funnell; Bruce (Bailleul-sur-Therain, FR)
Title: Dispensing system for food products
Patent Number: 8,464,909

Inventors: Denker; Stephen (Mequon, WI), Bulkes; Cherik (Sussex, GB), Beutler; Arthur J. (Greendale, WI)
Title: Implantable defibrillartor with wireless vascular stent electrodes
Patent Number: 6,907,285

Inventors: Desert; Thomas (Le Perray En Yvelines, FR)
Title: System for managing information concerning the fuel consumption of a motor vehicle engine
Patent Number: 6,907,340

Inventors: Deupree; David A. (Mason, OH)
Title: Hydrophobic filter assembly for biopsy system
Patent Number: 8,460,418

Inventors: DeVito; Raymond P (Lansing, UT), Doyle; Timothy E (Pleasant View, UT)
Title: Suppressed correlation method for identifying radioactive sources
Patent Number: 8,461,547

Inventors: Dewinetz; Cory (Langley, CA)
Title: Apparatus for shading a beverage container
Patent Number: 8,459,494

Inventors: Dey; James (Corona, CA), Cornejo; Victor Torres (Tustin, CA), Chiles; Mark William (Yorba Linda, CA), Marin; Felipe J. (Santa Ana, CA), Corbalis; Kevin Patrick (Tustin, CA)
Title: Linkage based exercise machine
Patent Number: 7,544,152

Inventors: Diab; Mohamed K. (Ladera Ranch, CA), Kiani-Azarbayjany; Esmaiel (Laguna Niguel, CA), Elfadel; Ibrahim M. (Laguna Niguel, CA), McCarthy; Rex J. (Mission Viejo, CA), Weber; Walter M. (Laguna Hills, CA), Smith; Robert A. (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: Signal processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,463,349

Inventors: Dick; Jurgen (Laaber, DE), Schurz; Willibald (Pielenhofen, DE), Simmet; Martin (Bad Abbach, DE)
Title: Method for determining the position of a component in a stepped bore of a housing, and an injector for fuel injection
Patent Number: 7,543,382

Inventors: Dickinson; Richard L. (Seattle, WA), Kouznetsov; Pavel (Sammamish, WA), Chauhan; Sumit (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Offline multi-table data editing and storage
Patent Number: 7,546,286

Inventors: DiMatteo; Kristian J. (Waltham, MA), Thistle; Robert C. (Bridgewater, MA)
Title: Variable length endovascular graft prosthesis adapted to prevent endoleaks
Patent Number: 8,465,538

Inventors: Dirks; Juergen (Holzkirchen, DE), Dinter; Matthias (Holzkirchen, DE), Leuchter; Ralf (Munich, DE)
Title: Automation of tie cell insertion, optimization and replacement by scan flip-flops to increase fault coverage
Patent Number: 7,546,568

Inventors: Dirks; Juergen (Holzkirchen, DE), Fennell; Martin (Iverheath, GB), Stickland; Iain (Eversley, GB)
Title: Optimization of flip flop initialization structures with respect to design size and design closure effort from RTL to netlist
Patent Number: 7,546,560

Inventors: Dixon; David (Kimball, MN), Oldham; Mark (Evanston, WY), Oldham; Kenny (Coalville, UT)
Title: Liquefied natural gas system for a natural gas vehicle
Patent Number: 8,459,241

Inventors: Dlubala; Alain (Paris, FR), Trecant; Claire (Strasbourg, FR), Ripoche; Isabelle (Aubiere Cedex, FR)
Title: Derivatives of morphine-6-glucuronide, preparation method thereof and use of same in therapeutics
Patent Number: 8,461,122

Inventors: Doan; Phong D. (Stevenson Ranch, CA), Helland; John R. (Saugus, CA), Kistler; David E. (Valencia, CA)
Title: Implantable cardiac lead having convenient implant location identification and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 6,907,296

Inventors: Doi; Munehiro (Yasu, JP), Kim; Moon J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Mori; Yumi (Yamato, JP), Moulic; James R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Nakano; Hiroki (Shiga, JP)
Title: Hybrid image processing system for a single field of view having a plurality of inspection threads
Patent Number: 8,462,369

Inventors: Dolle; Roland E. (King of Prussia, PA), Worm; Karin (East Windsor, NJ)
Title: Sulfamoyl benzamides and methods of their use
Patent Number: 7,544,676

Inventors: Donner; Irah H. (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Intellectual property audit system generating a machine implemented estimated value comprising a financial quality and/or financial quantity of an intellectual property portfolio
Patent Number: 7,546,265

Inventors: Downey; Kyle (Elwood, IN)
Title: Portable backrest for a person seated sideways on a sofa
Patent Number: 8,459,738

Inventors: Downey; Robert (Centennial, CO)
Title: Stimulation of biogenic gas generation in deposits of carbonaceous material
Patent Number: 8,459,349

Inventors: Downey; Robert A. (Centennial, CO)
Title: Method for optimizing in-situ bioconversion of carbon-bearing formations
Patent Number: 8,459,350

Inventors: Downs; Jeremiah S. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Process for deterring and training pets
Patent Number: 8,460,690

Inventors: Du; Bin (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Wen-Rong (New Taipei, TW), Li; Hui (Shenzhen, CN), Huang; Cong (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Support stand for supporting electronic device
Patent Number: 8,459,599

Inventors: Dudley; John D. (Western Springs, IL), Stepanek; Michael Edward (Arlington Heights, IL), Clark; David J. (Elgin, IL), Raneses; Marc (Bartlett, IL)
Title: Combination hand-held game and candy dispenser
Patent Number: 7,543,817

Inventors: Dugan; Regina E. (Rockville, MD), McVeigh; Thomas Emory (Shenandoah Junction, WV), Kotowicz; Jacek (Fairfax, VA)
Title: Security screening and support system
Patent Number: 7,545,280

Inventors: Dull; Gary M. (Lewisville, NC), Munoz; Julio A. (Walnut Cove, NC)
Title: Polymorph forms of (2S)-(4E)-N-methyl-5-[3-(5-isopropdxypyridin)yl]-4-penten-2-amine
Patent Number: 8,461,344

Inventors: Dumas; John Joseph (Broomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Orthodontic connector assembly and a method for treating teeth
Patent Number: 8,459,988

Inventors: DuMont; Maurice (Fall River, MA), Dawson; Gregory (Assonet, MA)
Title: Transaction card holder for dispensing and retracting cards within itself
Patent Number: 8,464,865

Inventors: Dungworth; Howard (Halifax, GB), Naisby; Andrew (Yorktown Heights, NY), Suhadolnik; Joseph (Yorktown Heights, NY), Yale; David A. (White Plains, NY)
Title: Ink jet recording medium
Patent Number: 7,544,402

Inventors: Dungworth; Howard Roger (Huddersfield, GB), Naisby; Andrew J. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Suhadolnik; Joseph (Yorktown Heights, NY), Yale; David A. (White Plains, NY)
Title: Ink jet recording medium
Patent Number: 7,544,401

Inventors: Dunko; Gregory A. (Cary, NC)
Title: Push-to-talk event triggered location operation in a wireless communication device
Patent Number: 7,546,134

Inventors: Dunn; Michael (Raymond, OH)
Title: High flow dual throttle body for small displacement engines
Patent Number: 7,543,563

Inventors: Dunn; Paul M. (West Kingston, RI), Egan; Christopher J. (South Kingstown, RI)
Title: Integrated external combustion radial piston engine-generator
Patent Number: 8,461,703

Inventors: Dunn; Theresa J. (Grand Junction, CO), Ashton; Sylas B. (Socorro, NM), Ashton; Seth J. (Grand Junction, CO)
Title: Automated animal watering apparatus
Patent Number: 8,464,661

Inventors: Dupont; Patrick (Noyelles sur Mer, FR), Lejeune; Nicolas (Montcavrel, FR)
Title: Lock for an opening on a motor vehicle, with a memory for unlocking locking
Patent Number: 7,543,861

Inventors: Duron-Smith; Olivia (Anchorage, AK)
Title: Automatic hydrating device for invalids and the disabled
Patent Number: 8,460,234

Inventors: Dyllick-Brenzinger; Rainer (Speyer, DE), Koch; Oliver (Bad Duerkheim, DE), Wulff; Dirk (Schifferstadt, DE), Glaser; Alban (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Use of polymer powder containing UV absorber for the stabilisation of polymers against the effects of UV radiation
Patent Number: 8,461,235

Inventors: Dynarski; Richard J. (Freehold, NJ), Kelleman; James (Easton, PA), Mazik; David R. (Howell, NJ)
Title: Inter-process communication methods and apparatus for building scalable/redundant telecommunications systems
Patent Number: 8,464,272

Inventors: Edwards; Michael (Madison, MS)
Title: Call ticker
Patent Number: 7,545,918

Inventors: Efron; Chad (Port St. Lucie, FL)
Title: Luggage with integrated vacuum bags
Patent Number: 8,459,422

Inventors: Egawa; Yoshitaka (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Solid-state image pickup device which senses and processes light into primary color bands and an all wavelength band
Patent Number: 8,462,237

Inventors: Eggenweiler; Hans-Michael (Darmstadt, DE), Wolf; Michael (Darmstadt, DE), Beier; Norbert (Reinheim, DE), Schelling; Pierre (Muehltal, DE), Ehring; Thomas (Remscheid, DE)
Title: Hydrazono-malonitriles
Patent Number: 7,544,684

Inventors: Egli; Paul (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: Software framework for web-based applications
Patent Number: 7,546,576

Inventors: Ehara; Masanao (Saitama, JP), Fujimoto; Ippei (Kawasaki, JP), Namekata; Shinichi (Yokohama, JP), Yoshinaga; Hiroshi (Ichikawa, JP), Ogawa; Hirofumi (Kawasaki, JP), Ogawa; Tadashi (Kawasaki, JP), Shimada; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming device with a control means to correct the fixing control temperature
Patent Number: 7,546,049

Inventors: Ehlers, Sr.; Gregory Allen (Newport Richey, FL)
Title: Water purification system utilizing a plurality of ultraviolet light emitting diodes
Patent Number: 7,544,291

Inventors: Ehmann; Ryan J. (Mead, CO), Alstad; Shawn R. (Peoria, AZ)
Title: Exercise device
Patent Number: 8,465,402

Inventors: Ehrler; Klaus (Niederstetten, DE), De Souza; Mauro Moraes (Jundiai, BR), Savoy; Juliano (Jundiai, BR), Sigoli; Paulo Cesar (Jundiai, BR)
Title: Fastening device
Patent Number: 8,459,919

Inventors: Eichenberger; Alexandre E. (Chappaqua, NY), O'Brien; Kathryn M. (South Salem, NY), Zhuang; Xiaotong (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Runtime dependence-aware scheduling using assist thread
Patent Number: 8,464,271

Inventors: Ellies; Debra (Parkville, MO), Rosenberg; William (Overland Park, MO)
Title: Boldline compounds for promoting bone growth
Patent Number: 8,460,642

Inventors: Elliott; Mark (Dubai, AE)
Title: Floating foam for fire fighting
Patent Number: 8,460,570

Inventors: Elliott; Paul W. (Salem, IN), Chase; Steven M. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Contoured floor pads and method
Patent Number: 8,464,486

Inventors: Ellis; Benjamin James (New South Wales, AU)
Title: Gaming apparatus and systems
Patent Number: 8,465,361

Inventors: Ellison; Allan (Northbrook, IL), Lencioni; Albert (Buffalo Grove, IL), Franz; Lawrence (Tinley Park, IL), Franz, legal representative; Lawrence (Tinley Park, IL), Willarson; Paul (Chicago, IL), Franz; Jean (Tinley Park, IL)
Title: Sales management system and method
Patent Number: 7,546,248

Inventors: Elmes; Stuart Anthony (Cambridgeshire, GB), Tan; Kok Thong (Cambridgeshire, GB), Burgess; Richard (Greater London, GB)
Title: Solar thermal unit
Patent Number: 8,459,251

Inventors: Eng; Serena (Warren, NJ), Chang; Charles (Wayne, NJ)
Title: Cosmetic compact
Patent Number: 8,464,730

Inventors: Epps; Ray Allen Jack (Ogden, UT)
Title: Structural surface design device
Patent Number: 8,459,975

Inventors: Erle; Ulrich (Feuerthalen, CH), Lermer; Roland (Radolfzell, DE)
Title: Preserved slices of vegetables and fruits and processing methods
Patent Number: 8,460,728

Inventors: Erlmann; Markus (Nurnberg, DE), Grebner; Jens (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Method and system for operating a communication network
Patent Number: 8,462,680

Inventors: Eshghi; Kave (Los Altos, CA), Forman; George (Port Orchard, WA), Reddy; Prakash (Fremont, CA)
Title: Word-based document image compression
Patent Number: 8,463,041

Inventors: Espeillac; Marcellin (Versailles, FR), Crespin; Pierre (Le Havre, FR)
Title: Device for cracking of hydrocarbons using two successive reaction chambers
Patent Number: 7,544,333

Inventors: Etoh; Akinori (Ichihara, JP), Oike; Setsuko (Sodegaura, JP), Ishizuka; Tomokazu (Ichihara, JP), Fujii; Shigeharu (Ichihara, JP), Shindo; Kiyotaka (Otake, JP)
Title: Polishing slurry and polishing material using same
Patent Number: 8,460,414

Inventors: Eymery; Joel (Sassenage, FR), Pochet; Pascal (La Murette, FR)
Title: Method for making a thin-film structure and resulting thin-film structure
Patent Number: 8,461,031

Inventors: Fago; Frank M. (Mason, OH)
Title: Multi-dose injection system
Patent Number: 8,463,362

Inventors: Falk; Eberhard (Hagen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for pattern processing
Patent Number: 8,463,042

Inventors: Fallah; Farzan (San Jose, CA), Aghaghiri; Yazdan (Los Angeles, CA), Pedram; Massoud (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Reducing transitions on address buses using instruction-set-aware system and method
Patent Number: 6,907,511

Inventors: Falson; Pierre (Sainte Foy les Lyon, FR), Penin; Francois (Decines, FR), Montigny; Cedric (Gif sur Yvette, FR)
Title: Systems for expressing toxic proteins, vectors and method of producing toxic proteins
Patent Number: 7,544,775

Inventors: Fan; Chia-Wei (Tu-Cheng, TW), Ma; Hao-Yun (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical interconnection with terminals in columns
Patent Number: 7,544,104

Inventors: Fan; Zhigang (Webster, NY), Nagarajan; Ramesh (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Document type classification for scanned bitmaps
Patent Number: 8,462,394

Inventors: Fang; Hsin-Fa (Longtan Township, Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Management system with real-time interaction for environmental monitoring and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,545,265

Inventors: Farajidana; Amir (Sunnyvale, CA), Gorokhov; Alexei (San Diego, CA), Bhattad; Kapil (San Diego, CA)
Title: Beamforming options with partial channel knowledge
Patent Number: 8,463,191

Inventors: Farrelly; Justin Nicholas (Carrollton, TX)
Title: Ultra-sonic and vibratory treatment devices and methods
Patent Number: 8,460,221

Inventors: Feine; James S. (Bellaire, TX), Jamnia; Mohammad A. (Pleasant Prairie, WI)
Title: Wall anchor
Patent Number: 8,464,495

Inventors: Feller; Murray F (Micanopy, FL)
Title: Vortex flow meter with gain control
Patent Number: 8,464,596

Inventors: Fenkell; Randall (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Patient weight bearing monitor
Patent Number: 8,460,218

Inventors: Fenkes; Joachim (Boeblingen, DE), Haller; Wilhelm (Remshalden, DE), Werner; Tobias (Weil im Schoenbuch, DE), Woerner; Alexander (Boebingen, DE)
Title: Method for comparing two designs of electronic circuits
Patent Number: 7,546,565

Inventors: Ferrari; Eugenio (Palo Alto, CA), Van Kimmenade; Anita (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Secretion, transcription and sporulation genes in Bacillus clausii
Patent Number: 7,544,488

Inventors: Ferrari; Eugenio (Palo Alto, CA), Van Kimmenade; Anita (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Secretion, transcription and sporulation genes in Bacillus clausii
Patent Number: 7,544,489

Inventors: Ferrari; Eugenio (Palo Alto, CA), Van Kimmenade; Anita (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Secretion, transcription and sporulation genes in Bacillus clausii
Patent Number: 7,544,490

Inventors: Fisch; David (D.N. Modi'im, IL), Katzir; Yigal (Rishon Lezion, IL)
Title: Efficient telecentric optical system (ETOS)
Patent Number: 8,462,328

Inventors: Fischer; Troy (Gig Harbor, WA)
Title: Prescription label identity peeler
Patent Number: 8,459,578

Inventors: Fish; William Earl (Amsterdam, NY)
Title: Dynamoelectric machine pressurizing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,461,731

Inventors: Fisher; Joseph (Thornhill, CA), Preiss; David (Thornhill, CA), Asami; Takafumi (Nagoya, JP), Vesely; Alex (Victoria, CA), Prisman; Eltan (Toronto, CA), Somogyi; Ron (Toronto, CA), Iscoe; Steve (Kingston, CA)
Title: Method of measuring cardiac related parameters non-invasively via the lung during spontaneous and controlled ventilation
Patent Number: 8,460,202

Inventors: Fishman; Oleg S. (Maple Glen, PA), Mortimer; John H. (Little Egg Harbor Township, NJ)
Title: Purification of materials non-electrically conductive in the solid state and electrically conductive in the molten state with electric induction power
Patent Number: 8,460,629

Inventors: Fleet; Erin F. (Springfield, VA), Kanaev; Andrey V. (Lorton, VA), Scribner; Dean A (Arlington, VA), Ackerman; John R. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Scene independent method for image formation in lenslet array imagers
Patent Number: 8,462,179

Inventors: Fleischhaker; Friederike (Ludwigshafen, DE), Gronwald; Oliver (Frankfurt, DE), Belack; Jorg (Skillman, NJ)
Title: Method for mechanical stabilization of nitrogen-containing polymers
Patent Number: 8,461,296

Inventors: Flentov; Peter (Carlisle, MA), Darcy; Dennis M. (Dracut, MA), Vock; Curtis A. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Movement monitoring systems and associated methods
Patent Number: 8,463,573

Inventors: Flohr; Alexander (Reinach BL, CH), Jakob-Roetne; Roland (Inzlingen, DE), Wostl; Wolfgang (Grenzach-Wyhlen, DE)
Title: 6-oxo-6,7-dihydro-5h-dibenzo[b,d]azepin-7-yl derivatives
Patent Number: 7,544,679

Inventors: Flores; Juan Esteban (Owasso, OK)
Title: Pole mounted rotation platform and wind power generator
Patent Number: 8,464,990

Inventors: Fly; David L. (Columbia, TN)
Title: Post removal system
Patent Number: 8,465,004

Inventors: Foster, Sr.; Jimmy Grant (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Slave mode thermal control with throttling and shutdown
Patent Number: 7,545,617

Inventors: Fournel; Frank (Villard-Bonnot, FR), Dijon; Jean (Champagnier, FR), Mur; Pierre (Crolles, FR)
Title: Method for producing a support for the growth of localised elongated nanostructures
Patent Number: 7,544,547

Inventors: Franceschini; Michele M. (White Plains, NY), Jagmohan; Ashish (Irvington, NY), Lastras-Montano; Luis A. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Sharma; Mayank (White Plains, NY)
Title: Constrained coding to reduce floating gate coupling in non-volatile memories
Patent Number: 8,463,985

Inventors: Frankard; Valerie (Waterloo, BE)
Title: Plants having enhanced yield-related traits and a method for making the same
Patent Number: 8,461,413

Inventors: Fraser; Stuart (Cheshire, GB), Warr; Jonathan (Paris, FR), Regniez; Catherine (Paris, FR)
Title: Fragrance microemulsion compositions
Patent Number: 8,461,099

Inventors: Fraser; Tamila J. (Brookings, SD)
Title: Plant screening apparatus
Patent Number: 8,464,463

Inventors: Friedline; Gary W. (New Alexandria, PA), Chappo, Jr.; Robert S. (West Mifflin, PA), Graham; Kenneth R. (Youngwood, PA)
Title: Methods for supporting conduits in a sanitary environment
Patent Number: 7,543,606

Inventors: Frink; Norman (Henniker, NH)
Title: Method and apparatus for removing debris from septic waste
Patent Number: 7,544,303

Inventors: Fuchimoto; Nobuyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, method for forming image, and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 8,463,147

Inventors: Fujibayashi; Akira (Yokosuka, JP), Boon; Choong Seng (Yokohama, JP), Kato; Sadaatsu (Yokosuka, JP), Horikoshi; Tsutomu (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Video evaluation apparatus, spatio-temporal frequency analyzing apparatus, video evaluation method, spatio-temporal frequency analyzing method, video evaluation program, and spatio-temporal frequency analyzing program
Patent Number: 8,462,985

Inventors: Fujii; Shigekiyo (Kanagawa, JP), Kondo; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ueda; Yasushi (Ehime, JP), Imamura; Yasushi (Ehime, JP), Maruoka; Kazutaka (Ehime, JP)
Title: Hearing aid and method of controlling volume of hearing aid
Patent Number: 8,462,957

Inventors: Fujii; Takayuki (Wako, JP), Hayashi; Seiji (Wako, JP), Akiyama; Masayo (Wako, JP)
Title: Vehicle front portion structure
Patent Number: 8,459,728

Inventors: Fujimoto; Takayuki (Tsuchiura, JP), Ibe; Makoto (Hitachinaka, JP), Hamaie; Seiji (Kawasaki, JP), Harada; Nozomu (Kawasaki, JP), Asano; Shinya (Tokyo, JP), Yamauchi; Yoshiaki (Omitama, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus with mechanical chassis having a recess
Patent Number: 8,464,282

Inventors: Fujino; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Kawashima; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Variable optical attenuator and ranging apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,546,008

Inventors: Fujita; Goro (Kanagawa, JP), Maruyama; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical oscillation device and recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,462,599

Inventors: Fujita; Toru (Nagano-ken, JP), Nakamura; Masahide (Shiojiri, JP), Yano; Fuminori (Nagano-ken, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, image forming system, and image forming method
Patent Number: 7,546,066

Inventors: Fujiwara; Atsushi (Ome, JP), Matsui; Yukihiro (Takasaki, JP), Matsui; Hisayoshi (Agatsuma-gun, JP), Ito; Fumihisa (Tomioka, JP)
Title: Flat display apparatus with speaker function
Patent Number: 7,545,459

Inventors: Fujiwara; Hidehiko (Tokyo, JP), Kamijoh; Masahiko (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Takenaka; Kohta (Kanagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Image forming device and communication device
Patent Number: 6,907,218

Inventors: Fukunaga; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Katano; Kiyoshi (Chiba, JP), Nakamura; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information communication system, information communication method, information signal processing device and information signal processing method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,545,822

Inventors: Fullerton; Larry W. (New Hope, AL), Roberts; Mark D. (Huntsville, AL), Richards; James L. (Fayetteville, TN)
Title: Field emission system and method
Patent Number: 8,461,952

Inventors: Furukawa; Kenichi (Atsugi, JP), Fukaya; Masao (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Optical disk apparatus capable of measuring and recording signal condition, and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,545,719

Inventors: Furuki; Ichirou (Tokyo, JP), Kase; Takaaki (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Keiki (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP), Sakuwa; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Matsuura; Yoshihito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printing method and device having first and second printing units
Patent Number: 8,459,886

Inventors: Furuta; Masanori (Odawara, JP)
Title: A/D converter and radio receiver
Patent Number: 8,462,038

Inventors: Fusilier; Karen (Wichita, KS)
Title: Apparatus for safe carriage of a drink vessel within a darkened area
Patent Number: 8,459,821

Inventors: Gaborel; Jean-Philippe (Ruffey-sur-Seille, FR), Barraud; Pierre-Julien (Avermes, FR), Hingouet; Gwenael (Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire, FR), Hamada; Virginie (Tours, FR)
Title: Disengageable module for a system for transmitting a starting torque to an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,464,680

Inventors: Gadgil; Ashok (El Cerrito, CA)
Title: Treated bottom ash medium and method of arsenic removal from drinking water
Patent Number: 7,544,636

Inventors: Gaffen; Sarah L. (Amherst, NY), Shen; Fang (Amherst, NY), Hanel; Walter (Stony Brook, NY), Kramer; Jill (Glen Oaks, MA), Malone; James P. (Buffalo, NY), Wittekind; Michael (Bainbridge Island, WA), Paxton; Raymond (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Pre-ligand assembly domain of the IL-17 receptor
Patent Number: 8,460,647

Inventors: Gaknoki; Yury (San Jose, CA), Mao; Mingming (Cupertino, CA), Pastore; Tiziano (Monza, IT)
Title: Phase angle measurement of a dimming circuit for a switching power supply
Patent Number: 8,462,523

Inventors: Gally; Brian J. (Los Gatos, CA), Cummings; William J. (Millbrae, CA)
Title: Systems and methods of actuating MEMS display elements
Patent Number: 7,545,550

Inventors: Gamboa Tuesta; Dirk (Berlin, DE), Schulz; Markus (Berlin, DE)
Title: Stand-alone renewable-energy generating device including emission savings sensor, retrofit emissions savings sensor for such a device, and method
Patent Number: 8,463,561

Inventors: Gander; Eric (Gauteng, ZA)
Title: Quick change trailer axle hub
Patent Number: 8,465,035

Inventors: Ganesh; Perinkulam I. (Round Rock, TX), McConaughy; John M. (Austin, TX), Ramalingam; Kavitha (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Mobility of versioned workload partitions
Patent Number: 8,464,104

Inventors: Gao; Shen (Bolton, CA), Moros; Daniel A. (Larchmont, NY), Asotra; Satish (Brampton, CA)
Title: Stabilizing compositions for antibiotics and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,461,143

Inventors: Garcia De Castro Andrews; Arcadio (Madrid, ES)
Title: Devices for the administration of drugs and vaccines in the form of injectable needles
Patent Number: 8,465,448

Inventors: Gartz; Mats (Sollentuna, SE)
Title: Door sealing device for industrial furnace
Patent Number: 7,544,059

Inventors: Gaspar; Tony (Templeton, CA), Evenson; Todd (Paso Robles, CA), Powell; Gregory (Paso Robles, CA)
Title: Display magnetic hanger system
Patent Number: 8,459,606

Inventors: Gass; Raymond (Bolsenheim, FR)
Title: Use of rtp to negotiate codec encoding technique
Patent Number: 7,545,802

Inventors: Gasser; Ingo (Hochst, AT)
Title: Furniture drive
Patent Number: 8,459,757

Inventors: Gattuso; Andrew (Chandler, AZ), Liao; Chi-Nan (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Contact used in an electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,544,107

Inventors: Gavrilovich; Charles D. (Davie, FL)
Title: Mobile communication system with moving base station
Patent Number: 8,463,177

Inventors: Gengembre; Nicolas (Plechatel, FR), Berrani; Sid Ahmed (Chantepie, FR)
Title: Method for analyzing a multimedia content, corresponding computer program product and analysis device
Patent Number: 8,463,725

Inventors: George; Patrick (Canton, MA)
Title: Ankle and foot orthosis
Patent Number: 8,465,445

Inventors: Ger; Chih-Chan (Shenzhen, CN), Chang; Chia-Ming (Tu-Cheng, CN)
Title: Discharge lamp driving device and driving method
Patent Number: 7,545,106

Inventors: Gertner; Michael E. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Aerosol device to deliver bioactive agent
Patent Number: 7,544,177

Inventors: Ghauch; Ziad (Byblos, LB), Ghauch; Hadi (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Load transfer apparatus for cast-in-place concrete slabs
Patent Number: 8,465,222

Inventors: Gibbons; Vincent B (Stone Mountain, GA)
Title: Calf enhancer for the lower extremity
Patent Number: 8,460,163

Inventors: Gift; G. Kyle (Virginia Beach, VA), Cauley; Dean Christopher (Norfolk, VA)
Title: Disposable protective cover for a foot-receiving surface
Patent Number: 8,460,789

Inventors: Gilg; Albert (Kaufering, DE), Wever; Utz (Munchen, DE), Zhou; Yayun (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method and an apparatus for difference measurement of an image
Patent Number: 8,463,048

Inventors: Gillett; James E. (Greensburg, PA), Zafred; Paolo R. (Murrysville, PA), Riggle; Matthew W. (Ford City, PA), Litzinger; Kevin P. (Level Green, PA)
Title: Generator module architecture for a large solid oxide fuel cell power plant
Patent Number: 8,460,838

Inventors: Ginter; Karl L. (Beltsville, MD), Shear; Victor H. (Bethesda, MD), Spahn; Francis J. (El Cerrito, CA), Van Wie; David M. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for secure transaction management and electronic rights protection
Patent Number: 8,464,077

Inventors: Ginzburg; Boris (Haifa, IL), Tchigevsky; Izoslav (Kiryat Haim, IL)
Title: Multiple media access control apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 7,545,773

Inventors: Glaesener; Pierre (Bissen, LU), Christophe; Halter (Selange, BE)
Title: Molded article transfer device
Patent Number: 8,459,977

Inventors: Gluckstad; Jesper (Rodovre, DK)
Title: Optical encryption and decryption method and system
Patent Number: 6,907,124

Inventors: Goczey; Andras (Budapest, HU), Goczey; Kinga (Budapest, HU), Goczey; Luca (Budapest, HU), Goczey; Peter (Budapest, HU), Goczey; Reka (Budapest, HU), Ungar; Soma (Budapest, HU)
Title: Foot-propelled wheeled hobby or sport device
Patent Number: 7,543,834

Inventors: Goddard; Audrey (San Francisco, CA), Godowski; Paul J (Hillsborough, CA), Grimaldi; J Christopher (San Francisco, CA), Gurney; Austin L (Belmont, CA), Wood; William I (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: Nucleic acids encoding receptor for IL-17 homologous polypeptides and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,544,482

Inventors: Godovich; Mark (Aventura, FL)
Title: Techniques for protecting a user-accessible electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,544,099

Inventors: Gold; Martin A. (Gainesville, FL), Kaye; Stanley (Gainesville, FL)
Title: High intensity laser or diode-based lighting apparatus having integrated optics
Patent Number: 7,545,584

Inventors: Gong; Xin-Hu (Shenzhen, CN), Shu; Si-Wen (Shenzhen, CN), Xia; Gao-Liang (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device with slide-in circuit board
Patent Number: 8,462,515

Inventors: Gorman; Mark Daniel (West Chester, OH), Hazel; Brian Thomas (West Chester, OH), Boutwell; Brett Allen Rohrer (Liberty Township, OH), Darolia; Ramgopal (West Chester, OH)
Title: Ni-base superalloy having a coating system containing a stabilizing layer
Patent Number: 7,544,424

Inventors: Gorman; Michael P. (Laguna Niguel, CA), Yan; Frank S. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Motion detector module
Patent Number: 7,544,941

Inventors: Gosis; Anatoly (Palatine, IL), Koch; Folkert Fred (San Ramon, CA), Otte; Frank (Mount Prospect, IL)
Title: Aircraft hose retrieval system
Patent Number: 8,459,296

Inventors: Goto; Takuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Developing device and image forming apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 8,463,163

Inventors: Gottlieb; Harry N. (Chicago, IL), Franklin; Mari H. (Barrington Hills, IL), Franklin; Lukass R. (Barrington Hills, IL), Barhorst; Jeffrey A. (Grayslake, IL)
Title: Methods for identifying cells in a path in a flowchart and for synchronizing graphical and textual views of a flowchart
Patent Number: 8,464,169

Inventors: Granger-Jones; Marcus (Scotts Valley, CA)
Title: SOI switch enhancement
Patent Number: 8,461,903

Inventors: Green; Ronald D. (Pataskala, OH)
Title: Multi-valve delivery system
Patent Number: 8,459,311

Inventors: Green; Volker (Borgstedt, DE)
Title: Mobile bridge system
Patent Number: 7,543,347

Inventors: Greuel; Andrew G. (Mt. Zion, IL), Piraino; Anthony J. (Oakley, IL), Fawer; Jacob P. (Decatur, IL), Bozich; Daniel E. (Springfield, IL)
Title: DCM having adjustable wear assembly
Patent Number: 8,464,803

Inventors: Gribok; Sergey (Santa Clara, CA), Andreev; Alexander (San Jose, CA), Pavisic; Ivan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Built in self test transport controller architecture
Patent Number: 7,546,505

Inventors: Griffo; Anthony (The Woodlands, TX), Lockwood; Gregory Thomas (Pearland, TX), Boudrare; Mohammed (Houston, TX), Yu; Jiaqing (Houston, TX)
Title: Roller cone bits with wear and fracture resistant surface
Patent Number: 7,543,661

Inventors: Grill; Jeffrey J. (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Method for biogas treatment
Patent Number: 8,460,437

Inventors: Gross; Yossi (Moshav Mazor 73160, IL)
Title: Extracardiac blood flow amplification device
Patent Number: 7,544,160

Inventors: Gross; Yossi (Moshav Mazor, IL), Ayal; Shai (Jerusalem, IL), Cohen; Ehud (Ganei Tikva, IL)
Title: Electrode assembly for nerve control
Patent Number: 6,907,295

Inventors: Guenther; Wulf (Maintal, DE)
Title: Antenna arrangement for inductive power transmission and use of the antenna arrangement
Patent Number: 7,545,337

Inventors: Gundy; Lisa J. (Tucson, AZ), Peterson; Beth A. (Tucson, AZ), Sanchez; Alfred E. (Tucson, AZ), Shackelford; David M. (Tucson, AZ), Stanley; Warren K. (Loveland, CO), Thompson; John G. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Method and system for replicating data
Patent Number: 8,463,746

Inventors: Guo; Muling (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Face and head detection
Patent Number: 8,463,029

Inventors: Guo; Paul Wen (Guangdong, CN)
Title: Piston-type breast pump
Patent Number: 8,465,449

Inventors: Guo; Paul Wen (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Suction device for piston breast pump
Patent Number: 8,465,450

Inventors: Guo; Shuang (Cary, NC), Yang; Hanqi (Apex, NC)
Title: Method and apparatus for matching a control with an icon
Patent Number: 7,546,555

Inventors: Gurbuz; Ozgur (Istanbul, TR), Ercetin; Ozgur (Istanbul, TR), Sarikaya; Yunus (Istanbul, TR), Atalay; Cem (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Method for estimation of residual bandwidth
Patent Number: 8,462,812

Inventors: Gurin; Victor (Hallandale, FL), Gachik; Igor (Boca Raton, FL), Permiakov; Serguei (Kanata, CA), Press; Roman (Pittsford, NY), Faynberg; Leonid (Davie, FL), Reshetnyak; Aleksandr (Hollywood, FL)
Title: Method and system for providing fuel to internal combustion engines
Patent Number: 8,464,694

Inventors: Gutierrez-Hedges; Suzanne (Van Nuys, CA), Hedges; Ewward (Van Nuys, CA), Hubbard; Lisa (Wauwatosa, WI)
Title: Child car seat with alternate mobility attributes
Patent Number: 7,543,886

Inventors: Gutierrez; Lorenzo R. (Grandview, TX)
Title: Vehicle motor mounting tool
Patent Number: 8,464,414

Inventors: Gutjahr; Bernd (Ostelheim, DE)
Title: Client-server apparatus and method using alternative-response protocols
Patent Number: 7,546,339

Inventors: Gutke; Hans-Jurgen (Stuttgart, DE), Burnet; Michael (Kusterdingen, DE), Guse; Jan-Hinrich (Tubingen-Buhl, DE)
Title: Macrocyclic compounds pounds and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,461,120

Inventors: Gyotoku; Kaoru (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Takaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus, recording method, audio signal correction circuit, and program
Patent Number: 8,462,964

Inventors: Habicher; Christine (Speyer, DE), Merk; Michael (Limburgerhof, DE), Haden; Egon (Kleinniedesheim, DE)
Title: Combinations of active substances
Patent Number: 8,461,077

Inventors: Haefliger; William W. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Telephone line use enablement of lottery participation
Patent Number: 6,907,114

Inventors: Halazy; Serge (Vetraz-Monthoux, FR), Church; Dennis (Commugny, CH), Arkinstall; Stephen J. (Belmont, MA), Biamonte; Marco (San Diego, CA), Camps; Montserrat (Versoix, CH), Gotteland; Jean-Pierre (Beaumont, FR), Rueckle; Thomas (Plan-les-Ouates, CH)
Title: Pharmaceutically active sulfonamide derivatives bearing both lipophilic and ionisable moieties as inhibitors of protein JunKinases
Patent Number: 7,544,700

Inventors: Halliday; Christopher I. (Phoenixville, PA)
Title: Mimetic gear
Patent Number: 8,460,043

Inventors: Ham; Young-Cheol (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Changing operation parameter of communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,546,119

Inventors: Hama; Hisakatsu (Ichihara, JP), Dobashi; Tetsuro (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Method for producing devolatilized polyolefin and molded article of polyolefin
Patent Number: 8,461,279

Inventors: Hamada; Ichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for protecting broadcast data
Patent Number: 7,546,023

Inventors: Hamaguchi; Takehiko (Odawara, JP), Nakamura; Atsushi (Koganei, JP), Nishida; Yasutaka (Kodaira, JP), Mochizuki; Masafumi (Koganei, JP), Sawaguchi; Hideki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Magnetic disk apparatus having an adjustable mechanism to compensate write or heat element for off-tracking position with yaw angle
Patent Number: 7,545,595

Inventors: Hamano; Hiroyuki (Koga, JP), Obu; Kenji (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 7,545,577

Inventors: Hamilton; Jennifer H. (Northridge, CA)
Title: Hidden tag for providing information about associated goods and services
Patent Number: 8,459,566

Inventors: Hammerschick; Jorg (Asperg, DE)
Title: Oil separating device, especially for crankcase venting in an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,460,416

Inventors: Han; Shaowei (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for navigation data downloads from weak signals
Patent Number: 7,545,317

Inventors: Hanada; Kazuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Muranishi; Masaru (Kanagawa, JP), Tomida; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Ishima; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Magnetic disk drive with line contact
Patent Number: 7,545,601

Inventors: Hansmann; Uwe (Altdorf, DE), Merk; Lothar (Weil i.Schoenbuch, DE), Stober; Thomas (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Method and system for synchronizing data
Patent Number: 8,463,744

Inventors: Harada; Akihiro (Kariya, JP), Ino; Masao (Toyota, JP), Kameda; Yasutoshi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Air intake apparatus for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,459,224

Inventors: Harada; Tomonari (Toyota, JP)
Title: Balance adjusting member and a balance adjusting method for a rotor
Patent Number: 8,459,147

Inventors: Harada; Yoshihisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Digital circuit transmission device
Patent Number: 7,546,238

Inventors: Harashima; Shiro (Tokyo, JP), Tsukada; Wataru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Memory module and layout method therefor
Patent Number: 8,462,535

Inventors: Harashima; Terasu (Toyota, JP), Teshima; Atsushi (Toyota, JP), Sasaki; Yoshihiko (Okazaki, JP), Hamaguchi; Hiroshi (Nishio, JP)
Title: Vehicle oil pump
Patent Number: 8,459,134

Inventors: Harding; Geoffrey (Hamburg, DE), Schlomka; Jens-Peter (Hamburg, DE), Martens; Gerhard (Henstedt-Ulzburg, DE)
Title: Method and imaging system for imaging the spatial distribution of an x-ray fluorescence marker
Patent Number: 7,545,910

Inventors: Harris; Andrew Paul (Gloucester, CA)
Title: Reciprocating biological contactor and method of use
Patent Number: 7,544,287

Inventors: Harrold; Lewis Norman (Georgetown, MA)
Title: Physiologic parameter monitoring apparatus
Patent Number: 8,460,200

Inventors: Hart; John D. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for determining distances to selected targets on a golf course using a wireless communication device
Patent Number: 8,460,111

Inventors: Hartley; Joel S. (Solana Beach, CA)
Title: Expandable, modular communications apparatus with wireless interchangeable device authentication
Patent Number: 7,546,151

Inventors: Harvey; Clyde (Kansas City, MO)
Title: Method for training a basketball player
Patent Number: 8,460,131

Inventors: Hasegawa; Teruyuki (Fujimino, JP), Hasegawa; Toru (Fujimino, JP)
Title: Communication system, delay insertion server, backup server and communication control apparatus
Patent Number: 8,462,620

Inventors: Hashimoto; Akira (Shizuoka, JP), Hotta; Yojiro (Chiba, JP), Iida; Wakashi (Ibaraki, JP), Hayami; Kazuhiko (Ibaraki, JP), Ichikawa; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Tanikawa; Hirohide (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Color toner and two-component developer
Patent Number: 7,544,457

Inventors: Hashizume; Kiyoshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Preventive or therapeutic drug for Alzheimer-type dementia
Patent Number: 8,461,141

Inventors: Hassan; Abbas (Sugar Land, TX), Bagherzadeh; Ebrahim (Sugar Land, TX), Anthony; Rayford G. (College Station, TX), Borsinger; Gregory (Chatham, NJ), Hassan; Aziz (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: System and process for inhibitor injection
Patent Number: 8,465,198

Inventors: Hastoy; Gaelle (Fontenay-sous-Bois, FR), Martens; Johan (Huldenberg, BE), Guillon; Emmanuelle (Vernaison, FR)
Title: Method for synthesizing ZBM-30 zeolite from a mixture of amine compounds
Patent Number: 7,544,347

Inventors: Hatasaki; Keisuke (Kawasaki, JP), Kaneda; Yasunori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Computer system and performance assurance method
Patent Number: 8,463,910

Inventors: Haverinen; Eemeli (Tampere, FI)
Title: Method of modifying drilling pattern, rock drilling rig, and software product
Patent Number: 8,464,810

Inventors: Hayasaka; Kengo (Tokyo, JP), Ichimura; Isao (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,463,001

Inventors: Hayashi; Naoki (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Toshiaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for making semiconductor apparatus and semiconductor apparatus obtained by the method, method for making thin film transistor substrate and thin film transistor substrate obtained by the method, and method for making display apparatus and display apparatus obtained by the method
Patent Number: 8,461,595

Inventors: Hayashi; Yuki (Ome, JP), Kurose; Kengo (Hamura, JP)
Title: Mobile wireless terminal device and base station search method
Patent Number: 8,462,886

Inventors: Hazzard; Tracy Leigh (Ladera Ranch, CA)
Title: Hardware for furniture assembly
Patent Number: 8,464,408

Inventors: Hedrick; James Lupton (Pleasanton, CA), Nyce; Gregory Walker (San Jose, CA), Waymouth; Robert M. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Catalytic depolymerization of polymers containing electrophilic linkages using nucleophilic reagents
Patent Number: 7,544,800

Inventors: Heimann; Jens (Stetten, DE), Vossel; Andreas (Osnabruck, DE), Vopel; David (Herzogenaurach, DE), Wagner; Volker (Ravensburg, DE), Fruhmann; Gabriele (Bregenz, AT)
Title: Bearing device of a transverse leaf spring that can be mounted in the region of a vehicle axle of a vehicle
Patent Number: 8,459,676

Inventors: Heinecke; Jay W. (Seattle, WA), Vaisar; Tomas (Bellevue, WA), Prazen; Bryan (Seattle, WA), Nilsson; Erik (Seattle, WA)
Title: Methods and compositions for diagnosis or prognosis of cardiovascular disease
Patent Number: 8,460,889

Inventors: Henderson; Byron M. (New York, NY)
Title: Interactive multi-screen display
Patent Number: 8,465,365

Inventors: Hendriksen; Peter Vang (Hilleroed, DK), Mogensen; Mogens (Lynge, DK), Wang; Wei Guo (Ningbo, CN), Dalslet; Bjarke Thomas (Copenhagen NV, DK)
Title: Cheap thin film oxygen membranes
Patent Number: 8,460,432

Inventors: Heo; Se Wan (Daejeon, KR), Yang; Yil Suk (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Jae Woo (Daejeon, KR), Jang; Moon Gyu (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jong Dae (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for extracting maximum power from solar cell by changing the duty cycle of a pulse width modulation signal
Patent Number: 8,461,798

Inventors: Herberholt; Steven James (St. Charles, MO)
Title: Interior light assembly
Patent Number: 8,459,850

Inventors: Herbert; Russell S. (Macomb Township, MI), Gentry; Garvin (Sterling Heights, MI)
Title: Low profile door handle assembly
Patent Number: 7,543,863

Inventors: Herbst; James Arthur (Longmont, CO), Williams; Steven Scott (Longmont, CO), Brookes; Bradley Ronald (Longmont, CO)
Title: Interrupting disc write operations to service read commands
Patent Number: 6,907,499

Inventors: Herrera; Mario A. (San Pablo, CA)
Title: Sprung mud flap device
Patent Number: 8,465,058

Inventors: Herrmann; Ralf Joachim (Konigs Wusterhausen, DE), Hulsewis; Hans (Duisburg, DE), Schmees; Heiner (Celle, DE)
Title: Obturation of drum cannons
Patent Number: 8,459,166

Inventors: Herron; Norman (Newark, DE), Radu; Nora Sabina (Landenberg, PA), Smith; Eric M. (Wilmington, DE), Wang; Ying (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Charge transport compositions and electronic devices made with such compositions
Patent Number: 7,544,312

Inventors: Herzog; Harry (Lynnwood, WA)
Title: Vibration damping support strap
Patent Number: 7,543,725

Inventors: Higashino; Satoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Adaptive equalizer, decoding device, and error detecting device
Patent Number: 7,545,862

Inventors: Higgins; Neil (San Luis Obispo, CA)
Title: Golf swing adjustable training aid and method
Patent Number: 7,544,135

Inventors: Higuchi; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Sawahashi; Mamoru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Base station apparatus, user apparatus and communication control method
Patent Number: 8,463,203

Inventors: Hill; Dolores E. (Hague, VA), Zarlenga; Dante S. (Ellicott City, MD), Coss; Cathleen (Catonsville, MD), Dubey; Jitender P. (Greenbelt, MD)
Title: DNA encoding Toxoplasma gondii rDGP5p protein
Patent Number: 7,544,789

Inventors: Hill; Gary (Ohsweken, CA)
Title: Seatbelt relief device
Patent Number: 8,465,055

Inventors: Hill; Rolf (Jarfalla, SE)
Title: Device in connection with pacers
Patent Number: 6,907,292

Inventors: Hill; Stephen D. (Pearland, TX), Leising; Lawrence J. (Missouri City, TX), Espinosa; Frank (Richmond, TX)
Title: System and method utilizing a compliant well screen
Patent Number: 7,543,648

Inventors: Hillinger; Alfred (Murr, DE), Bruder; Hubert (Ludwigsburg, DE)
Title: Double-spindle machine tool
Patent Number: 7,544,025

Inventors: Himes; William (Suffolk, VA), Grune; Guerry L. (Virginia Beach, VA)
Title: Coupling arrangement including drum and flange
Patent Number: 6,907,205

Inventors: Hinkov; Miroslav Ivanov (Gabrovo, BG)
Title: Assembly for head welding
Patent Number: 8,459,528

Inventors: Hirabayashi; Mitsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Ishizaka; Toshihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Tsujii; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus and record medium
Patent Number: 8,463,105

Inventors: Hirai; Satoshi (Hiroshima, JP), Ogata; Kasumi (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Method for controlling proliferation of cord blood hematopoietic stem cells and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,460,930

Inventors: Hirano; Kazuya (Odawara, JP), Chikusa; Takashi (Odawara, JP), Kumasawa; Hiroyuki (Odawara, JP), Saito; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Structural fabric of a storage apparatus for mounting storage devices
Patent Number: 8,462,502

Inventors: Hirano; Tomio (Miyagi, JP), Ono; Masao (Miyagi, JP), Oikawa; Nobuyuki (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Multilayer wiring board, touch panel and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 7,544,898

Inventors: Hironimus; Jeannot (Schwebwiller, FR)
Title: Agricultural machine for cutting products
Patent Number: 7,543,433

Inventors: Hirose; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Document management system
Patent Number: 6,907,529

Inventors: Hirschberg; Yoav (M.P. Merom Hagalil, IL), David; Idan (Yaacov M., IL), Medem; Ofer (Kfar Vradim, IL)
Title: Semi-fabricated armor layer, an armor layer produced therefrom and method of production thereof
Patent Number: 8,459,168

Inventors: Hiyama; Hiroki (Zama, JP), Koizumi; Toru (Yokohama, JP), Sakurai; Katsuhito (Tokyo, JP), Inui; Fumihiro (Yokohama, JP), Fujimura; Masaru (Atsugi, JP), Eguchi; Tomoko (Atsugi, JP), Ogura; Masanori (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,426

Inventors: Hladik, Jr.; William J. (Harrisburg, NC)
Title: Displaying a digital version of a paper map and a location of a mobile device on the digital version of the map
Patent Number: 8,463,299

Inventors: Hobbs; Cliff (St. Petersburg, FL)
Title: Airplane lavatory filtering system device
Patent Number: 8,460,419

Inventors: Hoege; Harald (Gauting, DE)
Title: Compressing HMM prototypes
Patent Number: 6,907,398

Inventors: Hoffman; Ned (Berkeley, CA), Lapsley; Philip Dean (Oakland, CA)
Title: System and method for processing tokenless biometric electronic transmissions using an electronic rule module clearinghouse
Patent Number: 8,463,710

Inventors: Hoffmann; Philippe (Paris, FR), Thomas; Pierre-Armand (Puteaux, FR)
Title: Installation for manufacturing wound rigid tubular pipes
Patent Number: 7,544,013

Inventors: Hoflehner; Gerolf F. (Santa Clara, CA), Pierce; James E. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for inserting more than one allocation instruction within a routine
Patent Number: 6,907,601

Inventors: Hofman; James A. (Shorewood, MN)
Title: Keyed twist-lock hook assembly for aperture board
Patent Number: 8,459,472

Inventors: Hofsaess; Michael (Vaihingen/Enz, DE)
Title: Measuring instrument and method for detecting a force
Patent Number: 7,543,505

Inventors: Hokao; Tomoaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal with an automatic translation function
Patent Number: 6,907,256

Inventors: Holaday; John W. (Bethesda, MD), Magistro; Philip (Randolph, NJ)
Title: Hybrid opioid compounds and compositions
Patent Number: 8,461,171

Inventors: Holland; John (San Jose, CA), Panagopoulos; Theodoros (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling temperature of a substrate
Patent Number: 7,544,251

Inventors: Holman; Jeffrey T (Farmington, UT), Willard; W Shane (Syracuse, UT)
Title: Solar light apparatus and system
Patent Number: 8,459,826

Inventors: Holt; Lawrence Ray (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Construction clip
Patent Number: 7,543,420

Inventors: Homma; Hiroki (Asaka, JP), Izumi; Masahiko (Niiza, JP), Dan; Koji (Kawagoe, JP)
Title: Fuel cell and fuel cell stack
Patent Number: 7,544,432

Inventors: Hon; Henry (Berkeley, CA), Hon; Timothy Henry (Berkeley, CA), Rorex; David Paul (Walnut Creek, CA), Bantista; Michael (Emeryville, CA)
Title: System and method to create a collaborative web-based multimedia contextual dialogue
Patent Number: 8,464,164

Inventors: Honda; Tadashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Magnetic data eraser
Patent Number: 8,462,456

Inventors: Hong; Chang Hee (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyung Gu (Jeollabuk-do, KR)
Title: Light emitting device with air bars and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,460,949

Inventors: Hong; Fan Shin (Singapore, SG), Chee; Shao Yenn Florence (Singapore, SG), Inoue; Taichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Card connector
Patent Number: 7,544,097

Inventors: Hong; Hyun Ha (Seoul, KR), Chang; Dae Ig (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Ho Jin (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Nam Young (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method and system for fast layer 3 hand-over
Patent Number: 8,462,732

Inventors: Horng; Chin-Hsing (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Isolating cover
Patent Number: 7,544,885

Inventors: Horsmann; Karl-Heinz (Bernried, DE), Wilde; Eugen (Knittlingen-Freudenstein, DE)
Title: Support for an electrical heating device, electrical heating device and manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,461,491

Inventors: Horstmann; Jens U. (Santa Clara, CA), Tang; Vincent L. (Pleasanton, CA), Rothkopf; Alan (Palo Alto, CA), Dayan; Tal (Cupertino, CA), Avnur; Arie (Cupertino, CA), Kitagawa; Justin M. (Moraga, CA), Boyce; Carolyn B. (Sunnyvale, CA), Schvartsman; Aleksandr M. (Sunnyvale, CA), Satrasala; Aswath N. (Sunnyvale, CA), Giovindarajan; Ajay H. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for dispatching messages to mobile devices
Patent Number: 8,463,862

Inventors: Hosono; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile communication method, radio controller, network device, radio base station and concentrator
Patent Number: 8,463,318

Inventors: Hosono; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile communication method and operation apparatus
Patent Number: 8,463,197

Inventors: Hou; Fa-Da (Shenzhen, CN), Wang; Bin (Shenzhen, CN), Hu; Ga-Lei (Shenzhen, CN), Ou; Chun-Nan (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Operation platform for loading and unloading workpieces
Patent Number: 8,459,435

Inventors: Howarth; M. Scott (Clovis, CA), Woodward; Colin P. (Clovis, CA), Griffin; Neil (Royston, GB), Hyde; Sam (Royston, GB), Clarke; Roger (Royston, GB), Calusdian; Richard (Fresno, CA), Murray; Wilson B. (Fresno, CA), Hirst; Richard (Norwich, GB), Evans; Richard (Fresno, CA), Schilling; Enrique B. (Norwich, GB), Melton; Gareth (Norwich, GB), Moore; Timothy (Norwich, GB), Southwood; David (Norwich, GB)
Title: Multi-layer, light markable media and method and automatic and manually operated apparatus for using same
Patent Number: 8,464,771

Inventors: Hshieh; Fwu-Iuan (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Methods for manufacturing trench MOSFET with implanted drift region
Patent Number: 8,461,001

Inventors: Hsiao; Hsueh-Lung (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Thin card connector adapted for thin card
Patent Number: 8,460,020

Inventors: Hsieh; Kuo-Huang (Taipei, TW), Leung; Man-Kit (Taipei, TW), Chen; Wen-Chang (Taipei, TW), Kuo; Chao-Hui (Taipei, TW), Chen; Hong-Jun (Taipei, TW), Ke; Hsin-Chung (Taipei, TW), Ku; Cheng-Hsiu (Taipei, TW)
Title: (Pentaphenyl)phenyl group containing compound, polymeric derivative thereof and method for forming the same
Patent Number: 8,461,282

Inventors: Hsu; Chia-Ling (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Injection molding method
Patent Number: 8,460,594

Inventors: Hsu; Ken (Wugu Township, Taipei County, TW), Cheng; Chih-Hung (Wugu Township, Taipei County, TW), Lin; Chen-Hsiang (Wugu Township, Taipei County, TW), Lin; Kuo-Len (Wugu Township, Taipei County, TW)
Title: Cooling rack structure of thermoelectric cooling type
Patent Number: 8,464,547

Inventors: Hsu; Tsu-An (Taipei, TW), Hsieh; Hsing-Pang (Taipei, TW), Chao; Yu-Sheng (Taipei, TW), Chen; Chi-Min (Hsinchu, TW), Jan; Jia-Tsrong (Taipei, TW), Liu; Hwan-Wun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Treatment of coronavirus infection
Patent Number: 7,544,712

Inventors: Hsu; Tung-Ming (Tu-Cheng, TW), Chen; Chien-Min (Tu-Cheng, TW), Hsu; Ming-Fu (Tu-Cheng, TW), Xu; Shi-Ping (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Display device comprising a liquid crystal module defining a plurality of positioning columns along each edge of a top surface thereof
Patent Number: 7,545,458

Inventors: Hsu; Yung-Yu (Hsinchu, TW), Feng; Rong-Chang (Hsinchu, TW), Tain; Ra-Min (Hsinchu, TW), Liau; Shyi-Ching (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Ji-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Yu; Shan-Pu (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Shou-Lung (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Chih-Yuah (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Structure for reducing stress for vias and fabricating method thereof
Patent Number: 7,545,039

Inventors: Hu; Jingyi (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Hand-cranked pencil sharpeners
Patent Number: 8,459,317

Inventors: Hua; Ting-Kuo (Taipei, TW)
Title: Focusing-free microlens assembly and the method of making the same
Patent Number: 7,545,588

Inventors: Huang; Cheng-Qiang (Guang-Dong, CN), Yang; Bing-Tao (Guang-Dong, CN), Wu; Yin-Lung (Tu-Cheng, TW), Chen; Ming-Chiang (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Clutching jig
Patent Number: 8,464,412

Inventors: Huang; Chia-Hung (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Shih-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Po-Min (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Shun-Kuei (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode chip and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,461,619

Inventors: Huang; Chih Chia (Taipei, TW), Cheng; Po Yu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Cushion unit having reinforcing corner plates
Patent Number: 7,543,706

Inventors: Huang; Lian-Cheng (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Shen (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Multi-directional hinge mechanism
Patent Number: 8,464,395

Inventors: Huang; Shih-Hsien (Taichung, TW), Ho; Chi-Hsin (Taichung, TW)
Title: Driving assembly of camera shutter and diaphragm
Patent Number: 7,544,003

Inventors: Huang; Tianping (Spring, TX), Crews; James B. (Willis, TX), Willingham; John R. (Cypress, TX)
Title: Concentrated suspension of particulate additives for fracturing and other fluids
Patent Number: 7,543,644

Inventors: Huang; Tsung-Sheng (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Chun-Jen (New Taipei, TW), Ho; Duen-Yi (New Taipei, TW), Chou; Wei-Chieh (New Taipei, TW), Yen; Shin-Ting (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic device and simulation method for checking printed circuit board power loss
Patent Number: 8,464,201

Inventors: Huang; Xiaolu (Shanghai, CN), Wei; Xing (Shanghai, CN), Cheng; Xinhong (Shanghai, CN), Chen; Jing (Shanghai, CN), Zhang; Miao (Shanghai, CN), Wang; Xi (Shanghai, CN)
Title: ESD protection devices for SOI integrated circuit and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,461,651

Inventors: Huang; Xueying (Hockessin, DE), Wang; Hong (Kennett Square, PA), Wu; Ying (Wallingford, PA)
Title: Peptide-based conditioners and colorants for hair, skin, and nails
Patent Number: 7,544,353

Inventors: Hughes; Doug (Owatonna, MN)
Title: Back drag plow
Patent Number: 7,543,401

Inventors: Hulme; Christopher (Indianapolis, IN), Ncube; Mghele Vellah (Simi Valley, CA), Norman; Mark H. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Ognyanov; Vassil I. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Pettus; Liping H. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Wang; Xianghong (Moorpark, CA), Zhu; Jiawang (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Vanilloid receptor ligands and their use in treatments
Patent Number: 7,544,803

Inventors: Hung; Chi-Chang (Hsinchu, TW), Wei; Yung-Sheng (Hsinchu, TW), Wei; Meng-Hsiu (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Signal encoder and signal decoder
Patent Number: 7,545,178

Inventors: Hunn; David L. (Kennedale, TX)
Title: Antiballistic armor
Patent Number: 7,543,523

Inventors: Hunter; James L. (Littleton, CO), Mangold; Gregory K. (Johnston, IA)
Title: Method for sorting resistant seed from a mixture with susceptible seed
Patent Number: 8,459,463

Inventors: Huntington, II; Jonathan T. (Salem, MA), Bramley, Jr.; Richard A. (Mansfield, MA)
Title: Extensible firmware interface virus scan
Patent Number: 6,907,524

Inventors: Hurst; Sebastian (Bubenreuth, DE), Popp; Markus (Bamberg, DE)
Title: Actuating mechanism for a regulated coolant pump
Patent Number: 8,459,215

Inventors: Hutchinson; Quinton Renshaw (Sydney, AU)
Title: Motorcycle transportation restraint system
Patent Number: 8,459,909

Inventors: Huynh; Dan Nhan (Irvine, CA), Roth; Gary Michael (Lakewood, CA), Cawley; John Edward (San Pedro, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to align auxiliary aircraft equipment attitude and heading
Patent Number: 6,907,332

Inventors: Hwa; Chin-Hsiu (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Local lighting keyboard
Patent Number: 8,461,467

Inventors: Ichihara; Shigeru (Kanagawa, JP), Konakahara; Kaoru (Kanagawa, JP), Den; Tohru (Tokyo, JP), Fukutani; Kazuhiko (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Catalytic sensor structure
Patent Number: 7,545,010

Inventors: Ichikawa; Ryoichi (Sayama, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of tuning-fork type quartz crystal resonator
Patent Number: 7,544,464

Inventors: Ide; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sakuramoto; Shinichi (Sapporo, JP)
Title: Burst signal detection circuit
Patent Number: 6,907,202

Inventors: Iida; Michihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Miyake; Kunihiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording medium, recording apparatus, and reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,727

Inventors: Iida; Mituru (Matsusaka, JP), Iwano; Hiroshi (Tsu, JP), Sato; Daisuke (Tsu, JP)
Title: Connector assembly and male-side connector
Patent Number: 8,465,328

Inventors: Ikawa; Yohei (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Negishi; Shiho (Tokyo, JP), Takeuchi; Hironori (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Computer system, method, and computer program for extracting terms from document data including text segment
Patent Number: 8,463,794

Inventors: Ike; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Development system of microprocessor for application program including integer division or integer remainder operations
Patent Number: 6,907,442

Inventors: Ikehashi; Tamio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Electrostatic actuator apparatus and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 8,461,743

Inventors: Ilkbahar; Alper (San Jose, CA), Bosch; Derek J. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for improving yield in semiconductor devices by guaranteeing health of redundancy information
Patent Number: 7,545,689

Inventors: Im; Sunstar (Lancaster, CA)
Title: Sky/space elevators
Patent Number: 8,459,596

Inventors: Im; Sunstar (Lancaster, CA)
Title: Foldable swan-wings aircraft
Patent Number: 8,464,979

Inventors: Imase; Kenji (Aichi, JP), Nagata; Sukejiro (Aichi, JP)
Title: Roller type transmission device
Patent Number: 8,460,146

Inventors: Imoto; Yoshinobu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical disk reproducing apparatus and optical disk reproducing method
Patent Number: 7,545,712

Inventors: Inada; Hiromi (Hitachinaka, JP), Nagaoki; Isao (Hitachinaka, JP), Kobayashi; Hiroyuki (Mito, JP)
Title: Method and device for observing a specimen in a field of view of an electron microscope
Patent Number: 7,544,936

Inventors: Inoue; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,968

Inventors: Inoue; Shuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Substrate storage container
Patent Number: 8,464,872

Inventors: Ishida; Yoshihisa (Otsu, JP), Uno; Keisuke (Ikoma, JP), Enami; Akira (Ashiya, JP), Kato; Katsuhiko (Nara, JP), Hosokawa; Hayami (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Optical transmission module
Patent Number: 8,463,129

Inventors: Ishii; Hiroyuki (Yokosuka, JP), Kishiyama; Yoshihisa (Yokosuka, JP), Higuchi; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Sawahashi; Mamoru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Base station apparatus, user apparatus, and method used in mobile communications system
Patent Number: 8,462,711

Inventors: Ishii; Tsubasa (Saitama, JP), Terada; Mitsuru (Saitama, JP)
Title: Fuel supply system for motorcycle
Patent Number: 8,459,236

Inventors: Ishikawa; Atsushi (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Onabe; Kenji (Odawara, JP)
Title: Disk array system and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,464,094

Inventors: Ishikawa; Junji (Moriya, JP)
Title: Power supply circuitry for inductive heating element and capable of minimizing losses to switching element
Patent Number: 8,461,497

Inventors: Ishikawa; Nobuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Receiving apparatus, imaging apparatus, and receiving method
Patent Number: 8,463,212

Inventors: Ishikawa; Takayuki (Tsuruga, JP), Sakai; Koji (Tsuruga, JP), Nakase; Masaki (Obama, JP)
Title: Folding device and method of mounting the same
Patent Number: 7,543,357

Inventors: Ishikawa; Yoshihiro (Yokosuka, JP), Onoe; Seizo (Yokohama, JP), Obata; Kazunori (Yokosuka, JP), Sato; Takaaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless channel changeover method and mobile communication system
Patent Number: 6,907,250

Inventors: Ishizaka; Masashige (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical switch and path switching method
Patent Number: 7,546,005

Inventors: Ishizuka; Akira (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Interface circuit, analog flip-flop, and data processor
Patent Number: 8,461,871

Inventors: Iskander; Magdy F. (Honolulu, HI), Youn; Hyoungsun (Honolulu, HI), Amazeen; Charles (Arlington, VA), Burns; Brian (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Systems for transverse electromagnetic mode in-situ soil testing
Patent Number: 8,461,851

Inventors: Islam; Farhad Fuad (Cary, NC)
Title: Low power array multiplier
Patent Number: 7,546,331

Inventors: Ito; Kenji (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kimura; Takamitsu (Nagoya, JP), Yamaoka; Osami (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Method of measuring degradation condition of output mirror in laser oscillator and laser machining apparatus
Patent Number: 8,461,470

Inventors: Ito; Masahito (Hitachinaka, JP), Deguchi; Kisaburo (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for chromatographic data processing
Patent Number: 6,907,355

Inventors: Ito; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Organic functional element and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,460,046

Inventors: Ito; Yujiro (Kanagawa, JP), Suto; Hidekazu (Tokyo, JP), Takemoto; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Autofocus device and method
Patent Number: 7,546,030

Inventors: Ito; Yukiharu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Plasma display device
Patent Number: 7,545,344

Inventors: Iwasa; Shigeyuki (Tokyo, JP), Nakahara; Kentaro (Tokyo, JP), Morioka; Yukiko (Tokyo, JP), Iriyama; Jiro (Tokyo, JP), Satoh; Masaharu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Secondary battery having an active material radical compound
Patent Number: 7,544,441

Inventors: Iwata; Hiroshi (Nara, JP), Shibata; Akihide (Nara, JP)
Title: Semiconductor storage device and portable electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,544,993

Inventors: Jackson; Kathleen Nylund (Scituate, MA)
Title: Double time-based bonus method and apparatus for gaming machines
Patent Number: 8,465,362

Inventors: Jacques; Kerry (Wind Lake, WI)
Title: Trailer locking mechanism
Patent Number: 7,543,838

Inventors: Jain; Jawahar (Santa Clara, CA), Iyer; Subramanian K. (Austin, TX), Prasad; Mukul R. (Sunnyvale, CA), Sidle; Thomas W. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Validating one or more circuits using one of more grids
Patent Number: 7,546,563

Inventors: Jakobsson; Mikael (Grants Pass, OR)
Title: Device for landing a craft
Patent Number: 7,543,542

Inventors: Jamp; Joe I. (Los Altos, CA), Luthra; Manev (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Detection of co-located interference in a multi-radio coexistence environment
Patent Number: 8,462,622

Inventors: Jang; Chae Kyu (Icheon-si, KR)
Title: Circuit and method of testing a fail in a memory device
Patent Number: 7,545,692

Inventors: Jang; Jae-Hyuk (Suwon-si, KR), Chang; Young-Bin (Anyang-si, KR), Taori; Rakesh (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for transmitting and receiving automatic repeat request feedback message in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,462,764

Inventors: Jang; Min-Seok (Seongnam, KR)
Title: Method for implementing event transfer system of real time operating system
Patent Number: 6,907,606

Inventors: Jang; Sheng-Lyang (Taipei, TW), Lee; Shao-Hua (Taipei County, TW), Chuang; Yun-Hsueh (Taoyuan County, TW), Chiu; Chung-Ching (Nantou County, TW)
Title: Back-gate coupling voltage control oscillator
Patent Number: 7,545,230

Inventors: Jangili; Ranjit Kumar (Simpsonville, SC)
Title: Sound attenuation systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,459,407

Inventors: Janning; Robert (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Abrasive wire cleaning apparatus with stirring nozzles
Patent Number: 8,460,480

Inventors: Janssens; Frans Eduard (Bonheide, BE), Schoentjes; Bruno (Bois-Guillaume, FR), Coupa; Sophie (Louviers, FR), Poncelet; Alain Philippe (Le Manoir sur Seine, FR), Simonnet; Yvan Rene Ferdinand (Rouen, FR)
Title: Substituted diaza-spiro-[5.5]-undecane derivatives and their use as neurokinin antagonists
Patent Number: 7,544,694

Inventors: Jassir; David (Davie, FL), Jassir; Christine (Davie, FL)
Title: Nasal dilator
Patent Number: 8,459,254

Inventors: Javorsky; David M. (Dingmans Ferry, PA)
Title: Machine gun mount
Patent Number: 7,543,524

Inventors: Jax; Peter (Hannover, DE), Kordon; Sven (Wunstorf, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for synchronizing highly compressed enhancement layer data
Patent Number: 8,462,702

Inventors: Jeffords; Jason P. (Bedford, NH), Dobbins; Kurt A. (Bedford, NH)
Title: User-defined identity mapping for directed communications
Patent Number: 8,462,925

Inventors: Jensen; Bruce (Wimborne, GB), Bladon; Peter (Wotton-under-Edge, GB), Maddern; Thomas S (Wimborne, GB), Chopping; Geoffrey (Wimborne, GB)
Title: Partially interconnected topological network
Patent Number: 7,545,797

Inventors: Jensen; Jens Dahl (Berlin, DE), Kruger; Ursus (Berlin, DE), Winkler; Gabriele (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method for creating a dry lubricant layer
Patent Number: 8,460,750

Inventors: Jeon; Min Sung (Jeonju-si, KR), Lee; Won Jae (Seongnam-si, KR), Cho; Eun Chel (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Joon Sung (Gunpo-si, KR)
Title: Method for fabricating a back contact solar cell
Patent Number: 8,461,011

Inventors: Jeong; Hong (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Park; Sung Chan (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Multi-layered real-time stereo matching method and system
Patent Number: 7,545,974

Inventors: Jermyn; Richard A. (Panama City, FL)
Title: Spray nozzle tip adapter and method of cleaning paint spray nozzle
Patent Number: 8,459,279

Inventors: Jessen; Erling (Haderslev, DK), Jensen; Fleming Lund (Vamdrup, DK)
Title: Compressed heat insulation housing
Patent Number: 8,459,159

Inventors: Jia; Peirong (Ottawa, CA), Kofman; Jonathan David (London, CA), English; Chad (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Full-field three-dimensional measurement method
Patent Number: 7,545,516

Inventors: Johnsen; Ole (Campbellville, CA), Kowalczuk; Wojciech (Ancaster, CA), Trottier; Denis (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Palletizing system and method
Patent Number: 8,465,250

Inventors: Joliffe; Linda K. (Belle Mead, NJ), Zivin; Robert A. (Lawrenceville, NJ), Pulito; Virginia L. (Flemington, NJ)
Title: CDR-grafted anti-tissue factor antibodies and methods of uses there of
Patent Number: 7,544,790

Inventors: Jones; Robert L. (Frankfurt, DE), Seidel; Naka (Frankfurt, DE), Elder; Michael J. (Columbia, MD), Ewen; John A. (Lake Placid, FL)
Title: Polymerization catalysts, organic transition metal compounds, process for preparing polyolefins and polyolefins
Patent Number: 7,544,749

Inventors: Jones; Samuel S. (Greenwood, IN)
Title: Cleaning glove with agitating feature
Patent Number: 8,464,390

Inventors: Joo; Han-Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Oh; Sang-Hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Yu-Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for fabricating 3D-nonvolatile memory device
Patent Number: 8,461,003

Inventors: Josel; Hans-Peter (Weilheim, DE), Gerg; Michael (Munich, DE), Herrmann; Rupert (Weilheim, DE), Saez Diaz; Rosa Isabel (Munich, DE)
Title: Use of a bis-maleic anhydride cross-linking agent for fixation of a cell or tissue sample
Patent Number: 8,460,944

Inventors: Joslyn; Robert C. (Christian County, MO), Quintus; James G. (Springfield, MO), Foster; Randy C. (Strafford, MO)
Title: Belt tensioner utilizing asymmetric motion control
Patent Number: 8,460,140

Inventors: Jovicevic; Niko (Novi, MI)
Title: Vehicle seat assembly
Patent Number: 8,459,748

Inventors: Joyner, II; Burton (Lexington, KY), Sullivan; Carl (Stamping Ground, KY), Anderson; Frank (Sadieville, KY), Strunk; Timothy (Georgetown, KY)
Title: Heater chips with silicon die bonded on silicon substrate, including offset wire bonding
Patent Number: 8,459,779

Inventors: Jung; Jaejun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Slide module and mobile terminal having the same
Patent Number: 8,463,338

Inventors: Jung; Jin Hyo (Bucheon, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,544,582

Inventors: Jung; Sung-ouk (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Huh; Nam (Seoul, KR), Lee; Soo-suk (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yoo; Chang-eun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hun-joo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Hybridization chamber agitation device using pump and valves
Patent Number: 7,544,505

Inventors: Jung; Young-Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Sang-Min (Seoul, KR), Cho; Myeon-Kyun (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Method and system for performing peer-to-peer communications in a communication system
Patent Number: 8,463,180

Inventors: Justice; Jeff (West Des Moines, IA)
Title: Camera mounting assembly
Patent Number: 8,465,216

Inventors: Kachi; Yasuhiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid supply apparatus and method, and inkjet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,543,922

Inventors: Kagermeier; Robert (Nurnberg, DE), Sierk; Dietmar (Erlangen, DE)
Title: System for controlling a diagnosis and/or therapy system
Patent Number: 8,463,613

Inventors: Kaiser; Thomas (Boulder, CO)
Title: Cochlear implant assembly
Patent Number: 8,460,562

Inventors: Kalina; Alexander I. (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: Power systems and methods for high or medium initial temperature heat sources in medium and small scale power plants
Patent Number: 8,464,532

Inventors: Kallberg; Sylvid (Vallentuna, SE)
Title: Method and system for refuelling
Patent Number: 7,543,611

Inventors: Kallen; Michael Charles (Mission, British Columbia, CA)
Title: Composite form for stabilizing earthen embankments
Patent Number: 7,544,015

Inventors: Kamei; Hitoshi (Sagamihara, JP), Nakatani; Yoji (Yokohama, JP), Nakano; Takahiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Backup system, file server and backup method
Patent Number: 7,546,325

Inventors: Kaminski, Jr.; Charles (Omaha, NE)
Title: Content identification based on a search of a fingerprint database
Patent Number: 8,463,000

Inventors: Kanai; Hiroshi (Miyagi, JP), Hasegawa; Hideyuki (Miyagi, JP), Fukumoto; Takenori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ultrasonograph
Patent Number: 8,465,426

Inventors: Kanai; Izumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Display device, method of manufacturing display device, information processing apparatus, correction value determining method, and correction value determining device
Patent Number: 7,545,393

Inventors: Kanaya; Akihide (Kitasaku-gun, JP), Haseba; Noriyuki (Kawaguchi, JP)
Title: Numerically controlled lathe with guide bush, and method of processing workpiece by using the numerically controlled lathe
Patent Number: 8,464,618

Inventors: Kanda; Hiroshi (Tokorozawa, JP), Oshiki; Mitsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Shinomura; Ryuichi (Higashimatsuyama, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus
Patent Number: 8,465,430

Inventors: Kang; Dong-Gook (Seoul, KR)
Title: Antenna mount for mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,546,153

Inventors: Kang; Hyun-sook (Kyungki-do, KR), Lee; Tae-jin (Kyungki-do, KR), Park; Jong-hun (Kyungki-do, KR), Jang; Kyung-hun (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication method thereof, and wireless communication system employing the same
Patent Number: 6,907,226

Inventors: Kang; Sang-Min (Siheung-si, KR), Park; Jong-Dae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Backlight assembly and display device having the same
Patent Number: 8,459,828

Inventors: Kang; Won Kyung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Well bias circuit in a memory device and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 7,545,676

Inventors: Kanuma; Kosuke (Toshima-ku, JP), Miyakoshi; Naoki (Toshima-ku, JP), Kawamura; Madoka (Toshima-ku, JP), Shibata; Tsuyoshi (Toshima-ku, JP)
Title: 7-piperidinoalkyl-3, 4-Dihydroquinolone derivative
Patent Number: 8,461,182

Inventors: Kao; Hsu-Pin (Pingjhen, TW), Tsai; Tsan-Hung (Sanchong, TW), Shan; Yi-Chia (Jhongli, TW), Hsu; Kai-Hsiang (Tucheng, TW), Kao; Hsu-Chia (Pingjhen, TW)
Title: Apparatus and method for adjusting sharpness of image
Patent Number: 7,545,539

Inventors: Kaplan; Craig Andrew (Aptos, CA), Lopata; Calen (Aptos, CA)
Title: Graphical forecasting interface
Patent Number: 8,463,679

Inventors: Karidis; John P. (Ossining, NY), Schultz; Mark D. (Ossining, NY), Webb; Bucknell C. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Cooling structure using rigid movable elements
Patent Number: 7,545,648

Inventors: Kartes; Terry Lee (Fremont, MI)
Title: Cord organizer device and method of use
Patent Number: 8,465,318

Inventors: Kashai; Yaron (Sunnyvale, CA), Morley; Matthew John (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Synthesis of verification languages
Patent Number: 6,907,599

Inventors: Kashiwagi; Yoshiichiro (Yawata, JP), Hasebe; Takumi (Yawata, JP), Tsuga; Kazuhiro (Takarazuka, JP), Nakamura; Kazuhiko (Hirakata, JP), Mori; Yoshihiro (Hirakata, JP), Kozuka; Masayuki (Neyagawa, JP), Fukushima; Yoshihisa (Osaka, JP), Kawara; Toshiyuki (Hirakata, JP), Azumatani; Yasushi (Takatsuki, JP), Okada; Tomoyuki (Katano, JP), Matsui; Kenichi (Neyagawa, JP)
Title: Method and an apparatus for reproducing bitstream having non-sequential system clock data seamlessly therebetween
Patent Number: 6,907,190

Inventors: Kasuga; Osamu (Suwa, JP)
Title: Film forming apparatus and method of forming film
Patent Number: 8,464,652

Inventors: Katada; Hiroyuki (Odawara, JP), Ichihara; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Kawato; Yoshiaki (Odawara, JP)
Title: Magnetic head and magnetic disk drive to be used for shingled recording method
Patent Number: 8,462,468

Inventors: Katada; Ryo (Chiba, JP), Shioda; Hiroko (Chiba, JP), Tanaka; Kenichi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Interlocking device and packaging bag with interlocking device
Patent Number: 8,459,870

Inventors: Katagiri; Tomoaki (Shiki, JP), Kubota; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fault notification method and related provider facility
Patent Number: 6,907,551

Inventors: Katano; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP), Kurotori; Tsuneo (Tokyo, JP), Arizumi; Yuko (Kanagawa, JP), Takeuchi; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP), Yaginuma; Hidekazu (Kanagawa, JP), Kaneko; Fuminari (Tokyo, JP), Someya; Yukimichi (Saitama, JP), Hirano; Shigenobu (Kanagawa, JP), Tomono; Hidenori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing solution, fixing method, fixing device, image forming method and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,463,171

Inventors: Kato; Minoru (Toyota, JP)
Title: Shut-down control device of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,546,199

Inventors: Kato; Motoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus for encoding and decoding header data in picture signal transmission
Patent Number: 7,545,864

Inventors: Kato; Motoki (Kanagawa, JP), Hamada; Toshiya (Saitama, JP), Kobayashi; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information providing system, reproduction device and method, information providing device and method, recording medium, and program
Patent Number: 8,462,598

Inventors: Kato; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP), Yaguchi; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing system and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,545,992

Inventors: Kato; Yoshihisa (Hitachi, JP), Tanno; Seikichi (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Aqueous absorptive polymer-containing resin composition-producing method, aqueous absorptive polymer-containing resin composition, and porous substance-producing method using same and porous substance, insulated electric cable-producing method, insulated electric cable and coaxial cable
Patent Number: 8,461,454

Inventors: Kato; Yuji (Niiza, JP)
Title: Current detector for guarding against negative potential of an output node thereof
Patent Number: 8,461,819

Inventors: Kawai; Masanori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Digital broadcast receiving and recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,546,627

Inventors: Kawasaki; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Array antenna calibration apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,545,321

Inventors: Kay; Michael R. (Summerfield, NC), Hietala; Alexander Wayne (Phoenix, AZ), Ortiz; Jeffery Peter (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Pre-charge of a power amplifier pedestal voltage
Patent Number: 8,463,209

Inventors: Keithley; Lois (Rogersville, MO), Keithley; Darrin (Rogersville, MO)
Title: Transportable pastry container
Patent Number: 8,464,889

Inventors: Keller; Wilhelm A. (Merlischachen, CH)
Title: Dispensing assembly for two components with double syringe and mixer
Patent Number: 8,460,235

Inventors: Kelly; Matthew M. (Cata{umlaut over (n)}o, PR), Hambly; Peter H. (San Juan, PR)
Title: Methods of securing an installed concrete roof
Patent Number: 7,543,421

Inventors: Kelton; Allen (Castle Rock, CO), Richmond; Michael (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and method for handling IO to drives in a raid system based on strip size
Patent Number: 8,463,992

Inventors: Kendall; William (Gilbert, AZ), Kendall; Elaine (Gilbert, AZ), Munson; Diane (Gilbert, AZ), Munson; Scott (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Three-dimensional picture frame system and related methods
Patent Number: 8,464,450

Inventors: Kennedy; Giulia (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Pancreatic cancer genes
Patent Number: 8,460,873

Inventors: Khatri; Hiralal N. (Louisville, CO), Han; Yeun-Kwei (Louisville, CO), Johnston; David A. (Louisville, CO), Hodges; L. Mark (Longmont, CO)
Title: Synthesis using peptide intermediate fragments
Patent Number: 7,544,665

Inventors: Khazeni; Kasra (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring the force of stiction of a membrane in a MEMS device
Patent Number: 7,545,556

Inventors: Khuong-Huu; Philippe (New York, NY), Lardy; Jean-Pierre (Limoges, FR), Daher; Christian (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for automatic defeasance of a base portfolio of credit default swaps
Patent Number: 8,463,684

Inventors: Kida; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Laser beam processing apparatus for processing semiconductor wafer in production of semiconductor devices, laser beam processing method executed therein, and such semiconductor wafer processed thereby
Patent Number: 7,545,024

Inventors: Kiehne; Bruce Leigh (Springwood, AU)
Title: Single use syringe with improved needle retraction mechanism
Patent Number: 7,544,182

Inventors: Kikuchi; Hiroto (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Magnetic transfer method and magnetic transfer device
Patent Number: 8,462,453

Inventors: Kim; Beom Jin (Kyonggn do, KR)
Title: Method for controlling data read speed of optical disc
Patent Number: 7,545,714

Inventors: Kim; Byung Hong (Seoul, KR), Chang; In Seop (Seoul, KR), Jang; Jae Kyung (Seoul, KR), Gil; Geun Cheol (Seoul, KR)
Title: Membraneless and mediatorless microbial fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,544,429

Inventors: Kim; Dong Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Koo; In Hoe (Seoul, KR)
Title: Location registration method, apparatus, and system
Patent Number: 8,463,287

Inventors: Kim; Hee-Seop (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lyu; Jae-Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), You; Doo-Hwan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display and thin film transistor substrate therefor
Patent Number: 7,545,472

Inventors: Kim; Il-Doo (Seoul, KR), Tuller; Harry L. (Wellesley, MA)
Title: Low voltage flexible organic/transparent transistor for selective gas sensing, photodetecting and CMOS device applications
Patent Number: 7,544,967

Inventors: Kim; Jeong Woo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for establishing manufacturer-specific test writing parameters for writing of writable optical storage media
Patent Number: 7,545,718

Inventors: Kim; Ju-Hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing data in a massively parallel processor array system
Patent Number: 8,464,017

Inventors: Kim; Junghak (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Song In (Daejeon, KR), Ahn; Jee Hwan (Daejeon, KR)
Title: System and method for matching patterns
Patent Number: 8,463,988

Inventors: Kim; Keyng Hun (Tongyeong, KR), Park; Seung Kyo (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Chan Kuk (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Log periodic antenna and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,462,068

Inventors: Kim; Mun-Gyu (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Park; Jong-Hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Antenna and portable terminal having the same
Patent Number: 7,545,332

Inventors: Kim; Se-Ho (Seoul, KR), Kang; Hee-Won (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data in resource allocation in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,464,127

Inventors: Kim; Soo Young (Daejon, KR), Oh; Deock-Gil (Daejon, KR), Kim; Jae-Moung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for forming rate compatible code using high dimensional product codes
Patent Number: 7,546,509

Inventors: Kim; Woo Tae (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Plasma display panel including address electrode
Patent Number: 7,545,098

Inventors: Kim; Yong-geun (Suwon, KR), Han; Cheol-young (Yongin, KR)
Title: Fusing equipment of image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,219

Inventors: Kim; Yong-Sik (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Antenna unit for mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,546,093

Inventors: Kim; Yong-tae (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jae-seung (Seoul, KR), Jang; Moon-seok (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating block-based stereoscopic image format and method and apparatus for reconstructing stereoscopic images from block-based stereoscopic image format
Patent Number: 8,462,196

Inventors: Kimura; Fujita (Kobe-shi, Hyogo, JP)
Title: Fishing line spool
Patent Number: 7,543,772

Inventors: Kimura; Shigeya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Sato; Taisuke (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ito; Toshihide (Tokyo, JP), Oka; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nunoue; Shinya (Chiba-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light emitting device
Patent Number: 8,461,615

Inventors: Kimura; Takashi (Shiga, JP), Nakajima; Masayoshi (Shiga, JP), Murata; Shuuji (Shiga, JP), Wakasa; Yukio (Shiga, JP), Suhara; Kazuhiro (Shiga, JP)
Title: Noise canceling apparatus for weight measurement, and noise canceling method for weight measurement
Patent Number: 6,907,128

Inventors: King, IV; Grady (Washington, DC)
Title: Protective shield
Patent Number: 8,465,053

Inventors: Kirby; Kyle (Eagle, ID), Borthakur; Swarnal (Boise, ID)
Title: Method for increasing etch rate during deep silicon dry etch
Patent Number: 7,544,592

Inventors: Kirschner; James B. (Moundsville, WV), Cleevely; Bruce T. (Middletown, PA), Cook; R. Anthony (Wheeling, WV), Bland; William Thomas (Wheeling, WV)
Title: Conveyor belt scraper and system for the same
Patent Number: 8,464,858

Inventors: Kitahori; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP), Kimura; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP), Morita; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: FPC-connector connecting structure and magnetic disk
Patent Number: 7,545,598

Inventors: Kitai; Haruo (Akashi, JP), Fujimoto; Hiroyuki (Fukurol, JP)
Title: Switching device of a driving power transmission system and an off-road vehicle
Patent Number: 8,459,395

Inventors: Kitamura; Manabu (Yokohama, JP), Yamagami; Kenji (Los Gatos, CA), Murakami; Tatsuya (Odawara, JP)
Title: Computer system and a method of assigning a storage device to a computer
Patent Number: 6,907,498

Inventors: Kitamura; Tamotsu (Nagano, JP)
Title: Automatic trace determination method
Patent Number: 7,546,569

Inventors: Kitayama; Yoshihito (Akishima, JP), Okada; Kunio (Iruma, JP)
Title: Receiving apparatus and receiving circuit
Patent Number: 7,546,104

Inventors: Kiyko; Vadim Veniaminovich (Moskovskaya obl., RU)
Title: Device for recording and reading data on a multi-layer optical disc
Patent Number: 8,462,603

Inventors: Kleimola; Vesa (Turku, FI), Eerola; Erkki (Turku, FI), Viander; Markku (Turku, FI)
Title: Diagnostic methods
Patent Number: 7,544,504

Inventors: Kliegelhofer; Peter (Munchen, DE), Poppel; Gerhard (Regensburg, DE), Steurich; Bjorn (Munchen, DE), Ullmann; Rudolf (Ottobrunn, DE), Verbeck; Michael (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method for operating memory devices for storing data
Patent Number: 6,907,544

Inventors: Klinger; Rodney J. (Fort Wayne, IN), Bradley; James C. (New Haven, IN), Marshall; Brian P. (Fort Wayne, IN)
Title: Fuel-level-detection system, calibration method, and calibration system
Patent Number: 6,907,371

Inventors: KN; Jayashankar (Karnataka, IN), Jha; Sanjeev Kumar (Karnataka, IN), Bhagavatula; Shravan Kumar (Karnataka, IN), Kompally; Santhosh Kumar (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Support system for dynamoelectric machine
Patent Number: 8,461,742

Inventors: Knapp; Will (Cayucos, CA)
Title: System and method for enhancing financial institution revenues through acceleration of debit processing
Patent Number: 8,463,680

Inventors: Knighton; Mark S. (Santa Monica, CA), Agabra; David S. (Pacific Palisades, CA), DeLaurentis; Peter J. (Los Angeles, CA), McKinley; William D. (Manhattan Beach, CA)
Title: Applications with integrated capture
Patent Number: 7,545,373

Inventors: Knirsch; Ulrich (Markdorf, DE)
Title: Towing apparatus for a spacecraft when in orbit and a towing spacecraft
Patent Number: 8,464,983

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hiroki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for managing MAC address for open network adaptor
Patent Number: 8,462,787

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hiroyuki (Ibi-gun, JP), Furuya; Junji (Ibi-gun, JP)
Title: Honeycomb structure mounting base and honeycomb structure inspection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,543,513

Inventors: Kobayashi; Sachiko (Chiba-ken, JP), Kotani; Toshiya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Tanaka; Satoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Watanabe; Susumu (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Mask data generating apparatus, a computer implemented method for generating mask data and a computer program for controlling the mask data generating apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,596

Inventors: Kobayashi; Tomonaga (Chino, JP)
Title: Connecting substrate, connecting structure. connection method and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,544,897

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yuka (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Phase-locked loop circuit
Patent Number: 8,462,885

Inventors: Koch; Barry J. (Blaine, MN), Smith; Terry L. (Roseville, MN), DeBaun; Barbara A. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Method for polarization mode dispersion compensation
Patent Number: 6,907,199

Inventors: Koch; Matthias (Wiesbaden, DE), Spange; Stefan (Orlamuende, DE), Lange; Arno (Bad Duerkheim, DE), Haehnle; Hans Joachim (Neustadt, DE), Dyllick-Brenzinger; Rainer (Neustadt, DE), Hanefeld; Phillip (Heidelberg, DE), Schroeder; Marc (Canton, MI), Gubaydullin; Illshat (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Spiro compounds
Patent Number: 8,460,628

Inventors: Koike; Koutarou (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and control method and program of the same
Patent Number: 8,462,261

Inventors: Koike; Shoji (Yokohama, JP), Kato; Ryota (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Ink-jet recording ink, ink-jet recording process, and ink-jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,544,237

Inventors: Kokubun; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Shiozawa; Kazufumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid state imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,461,659

Inventors: Kondo; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus, image sensing method, and program
Patent Number: 7,545,420

Inventors: Kondo; Tetsujiro (Tokyo, JP), Hattori; Masaaki (Chiba, JP), Watanabe; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Kimura; Hiroto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Digital signal processing method, learning method, apparatuses for them, and program storage medium
Patent Number: 6,907,413

Inventors: Kong; Li-Na (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Test device using light projection to test adherence of electrical device
Patent Number: 8,459,827

Inventors: Konno; Masaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording apparatus and liquid application method
Patent Number: 7,543,899

Inventors: Konno; Shigeki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and method performing either automatic or manual duplex printing based on copy media attributes
Patent Number: 7,546,056

Inventors: Koo; Bon-Woong (Andover, MA), White; Richard M. (Newmarket, NH), Daniels; Kevin M. (Lynnfield, MA)
Title: System and method for ion implantation with dual purpose mask
Patent Number: 8,461,558

Inventors: Kortovich; James William (Strongsville, OH), Shao; Richard Liichang (North Royalton, OH), Lewis; Irwin Charles (Strongsville, OH), Lewis; Richard Thomas (Auburn, OH), Huang; Dai (Sagamore Hills, OH)
Title: Process for making graphite articles
Patent Number: 7,544,316

Inventors: Kosmowski; Mark T. (Portland, OR), Alpay; Mehmet E. (Portland, OR)
Title: Orthogonal integrated cleaving device
Patent Number: 8,461,480

Inventors: Kou; Sho (Saratoga, CA), Shima; Hisato (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and system for selecting and controlling devices in a home network
Patent Number: 6,907,301

Inventors: Kountotsis; Theodosios (East Elmhurst, NY)
Title: System and method for performing chemical analysis of fingerprints for providing at least one response
Patent Number: 8,461,987

Inventors: Kountotsis; Theodosios (Melville, NY)
Title: Lighting apparatus having a plurality of retractable means and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,459,837

Inventors: Kovalchuk; Valeriy Adamovich (Chelyabinsk, RU), Lemehko; Vladimir Georgievich (Chelyabinsk, RU), Yamschikov; Evgeniv Eduardovich (Chelyabinsk, RU), Junusov; Gainan Gumaraovich (Chelyabinsk, RU), Kovalchuk; Sergey Adamovitch (Chelyabinsk, RU)
Title: Method for loading a pistol and a holster
Patent Number: 7,543,404

Inventors: Koyama; Mitsuaki (Sayama, JP)
Title: Quartz sensor and sensing device
Patent Number: 8,464,577

Inventors: Kraker; Patrick O. (Oklahoma City, OK)
Title: Synthetic solid surface material and method
Patent Number: 7,544,317

Inventors: Kramer; Laura Lynn (Corvallis, OR), Sikharulidze; David (Bristol, GB)
Title: Bistable liquid crystal element
Patent Number: 8,462,310

Inventors: Kramer; Michael (Aarau, CH), Kuenzli; Thomas (Basel, CH), Rothenbuehler; Hans (Staufen, CH)
Title: Method and device for producing and loading of bundles of printed material
Patent Number: 8,463,429

Inventors: Krawiec; Peter (Bonnyville, CA), Leismer; Dwayne D. (Basiglio, IT), Hilsman; Youel G. (Friendswood, TX)
Title: Subsurface annular safety barrier
Patent Number: 7,543,652

Inventors: Kroger; Reinhold (Vettelschoss, DE), Machens; Holger (Wiesbaden, DE)
Title: Automatic planning of network configurations
Patent Number: 7,546,362

Inventors: Kroll; Bo (London, GB), Schwerdtner; Armin (Dresden, DE), Futterer; Gerald (Dresden, DE), Reichelt; Stephan (Dresden, DE), Leister; Norbert (Dresden, DE)
Title: Holographic reconstruction system with an optical wave tracking means
Patent Number: 8,462,408

Inventors: Krzyzanowski; Paul (Flemington, NJ), Flores; Justin (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Multi-functional control interface
Patent Number: 7,545,364

Inventors: Kuan; Zhi-Bin (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Heat dissipation device
Patent Number: 7,545,645

Inventors: Kubo; Yoshiyuki (Ome, JP)
Title: Mobile radio terminal apparatus
Patent Number: 8,463,268

Inventors: Kubota; Akira (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and controlling method therefor
Patent Number: 8,463,119

Inventors: Kubota; Takashi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Imaging lens
Patent Number: 7,545,587

Inventors: Kudo; Susan Leeds (Pacific Palisades, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for extensible intravenous drip line
Patent Number: 8,460,272

Inventors: Kukulj; Dax (Acton, AU), Cornish; Benjamin (Palmerston, AU), Charters; Robert Bruce (Palmerston, AU), Atkins; Graham Roy (Kaleen, AU), Luther-Davies; Barry (Kambah, AU)
Title: Planar lenses for integrated optics
Patent Number: 7,546,009

Inventors: Kular; Andrew C. (Ottawa, CA), Zhu; Zuohang (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Two stage energy storage device
Patent Number: 7,545,117

Inventors: Kumar; Aditya (Austin, TX), Wendzel; Kevin (Rochester, MN)
Title: Handling and reporting of object state transitions on a multiprocess architecture
Patent Number: 8,464,269

Inventors: Kumar; Vasanth I. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for biomechanic characterization
Patent Number: 8,460,127

Inventors: Kunzler; Jay (Canandaigua, NY), Salamone; Joseph (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Drug delivery systems
Patent Number: 7,544,371

Inventors: Kuo; Huei Pei (Cupertino, CA), Bratkovski; Alexandre M. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Image viewing systems with an integrated screen lens
Patent Number: 8,459,797

Inventors: Kuroiwa; Yousuke (Osaka, JP), Fukuda; Hideo (Kyoto, JP), Yamaguchi; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Chato; Tetsuo (Osaka, JP), Shimizu; Yuzo (Osaka, JP), Taniguchi; Masaki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Test circuit and test method that includes supplying a current to a plurality of light-receiving elements
Patent Number: 7,545,156

Inventors: Kurtz; Anthony D. (Saddle River, NJ), Kochman; Boaz (New York, NY), VanDeWeert; Joseph (Maywood, NJ)
Title: Optical micromachined pressure sensor
Patent Number: 8,463,084

Inventors: Kwak; Jin Sam (Anyang-si, KR), Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Anyang-si, KR), Han; Seung Hee (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Hyun Woo (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Dong Cheol (Anyang-si, KR), Noh; Min Seok (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for generating control channel and decoding control channel, base station and mobile station thereof
Patent Number: 8,462,740

Inventors: Kwak; Larry W. (Bellaire, TX), Arya; Bira (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Viral chemokine-antigen fusion proteins
Patent Number: 8,460,675

Inventors: Kwak; Won-Kyu (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Sung-Chon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Light emitting display (LED) and display panel and pixel circuit thereof
Patent Number: 7,545,352

Inventors: Kwon; Hoki (Plymouth, MN)
Title: AlAs/GaAs alloy to enhance n-type doping in AlGaAs distributed bragg reflector
Patent Number: 7,545,560

Inventors: Kwon; Jin Wook (Seoul, KR), Park; Suk Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Real time based system and method for monitoring the same
Patent Number: 6,907,540

Inventors: Kyung; Myung-ho (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method of controlling the same having fixed developing apparatuses
Patent Number: 7,546,047

Inventors: La Chimia; Renato (Florence, IT)
Title: Stabilizer support for crutches and/or walking sticks
Patent Number: 8,464,737

Inventors: La Forgia; Domenico (Bari, IT), De Risi; Arturo Antonio (Lecce, IT), De Vittorio; Massimo (Lecce, IT), Cingolani; Roberto (Lecce, IT), Passaseo; Adriana (Lecce, IT), Lomascolo; Mauro (Lecce, IT)
Title: Optical system for detecting the concentration of combustion products
Patent Number: 7,543,565

Inventors: LaBerge; Paul A. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Dynamic command and/or address mirroring system and method for memory modules
Patent Number: 7,546,435

Inventors: Lagzdins; Bruce (Prince George, CA)
Title: Collapsible adjustable garment hanging device
Patent Number: 8,459,514

Inventors: Lahijani; Jacob (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Pipe preformed liner comprising metal powder
Patent Number: 8,460,503

Inventors: Lai; Chin-Ding (Jhonghe City, Taipei County, TW), Lai; Chin-Lun (Jhonghe City, Taipei County, TW)
Title: Apparatus for setting image monitoring area and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,545,953

Inventors: Lai; Ching Kuei (Taichung, TW)
Title: Hand-held tool
Patent Number: 8,459,154

Inventors: Lakshmanan; Geetika T. (Cambridge, MA), Rozsnyai; Szabolcs (Hawthorne, NY), Slominski; Aleksander (Hawthorne, NY)
Title: Automated correlation discovery for semi-structured processes
Patent Number: 8,463,811

Inventors: Lane; Amin Reza (Croydon, GB), Stanley; Christopher J. (Huntingdon, GB), Wilson; Stuart Mark (London, GB)
Title: Binding of pathological forms of prion proteins
Patent Number: 8,460,885

Inventors: Langlais; Michael D. (Houston, TX), Thorkildsen; Tage (Raege, NO)
Title: Non basepipe-welded accessory attachment
Patent Number: 8,464,786

Inventors: Lantigua; Juan J. (Bay Shore, NY)
Title: Lapdesk dual interface portable-stationary computer
Patent Number: 7,545,627

Inventors: Lantz; Mark Alfred (Adliswil, CH)
Title: Phase change MEMS switch
Patent Number: 7,545,252

Inventors: Larson; Brian G. (Alpine, UT), Tichy; Daryl J. (Orem, UT)
Title: Multi-chamber container system for storing and mixing fluids
Patent Number: 8,464,910

Inventors: Lato; Roy (Thorp, WI)
Title: Livestock feeder system
Patent Number: 8,459,204

Inventors: Lauer; Fritz K. (Krahenberg, DE), Priesnitz; Rico (Lebach, DE), Weichholdt; Dirk (Sarreguemines, FR)
Title: Deflector for grinding chaff in swath mode
Patent Number: 7,544,126

Inventors: Lauer; Vincent (Nogent sur Marne, FR)
Title: Modifiable assembly of microscopic apertures
Patent Number: 7,545,548

Inventors: Laverdiere; Marc (Wakefield, MA), McLoughlin; Robert F. (Pelham, NH), Gonnella; George (Pepperell, MA), Gashgaee; Iraj (Waltham, MA), Marrs; Jennifer (Cornish, NY)
Title: Liquid flow controller and precision dispense apparatus and system
Patent Number: 7,543,596

Inventors: Le Dinh; Chon Tam (Montreal, CA), Nguyen; Ngoc Lan (Montreal, CA)
Title: Content adaptive resizer
Patent Number: 7,545,391

Inventors: Lee; Bang-Won (Yongin-si, KR), Shin; Young-Ho (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Optical pointing device
Patent Number: 7,545,360

Inventors: Lee; Bang-Wook (Cheongju, KR), Park; Kwon-Bae (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Electric power circuit protecting apparatus using superconductor
Patent Number: 7,545,611

Inventors: Lee; Beom-ro (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yang; Cheol-ju (Daegu Metropolitan, KR), Jeon; Jun-bae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus of controlling an image input and a recording-medium supply of an image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,222

Inventors: Lee; Beom-ro (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method of controlling a fusing temperature of an electrophotographic imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,203

Inventors: Lee; Byoung Ki (Icheon-si, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing a flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,544,567

Inventors: Lee; Chau-Hwang (Taipei County, TW), Wang; Chun-Chieh (Da-Li, TW)
Title: Method of characterizing transparent thin-films using differential optical sectioning interference microscopy
Patent Number: 7,545,510

Inventors: Lee; Ge (Oshkosh, WI)
Title: Adjustable hang ladder with fall arresting and cushioning arrangement
Patent Number: 8,464,833

Inventors: Lee; Hsing-Jen (Tainan, TW)
Title: Eyeglasses
Patent Number: 7,543,933

Inventors: Lee; Hyoung-ki (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Hong; Sun-gi (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Bang; Seok-won (Seoul, KR), Kim; Il-hwan (Seoul, KR), Choi; Ki-wan (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for allowing mobile robot to return to docking station
Patent Number: 7,546,179

Inventors: Lee; Hyun-woo (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Hag-Ryeol (Yongin-si, KR), Baek; Nam-kook (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Sung-hun (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Disc tray body insert-molded with a motor base and a disc drive using the same
Patent Number: 8,464,283

Inventors: Lee; In Taek (Incheon, KR)
Title: System and method for introducing a substrate into a process chamber
Patent Number: 8,462,008

Inventors: Lee; In Taek (Incheon, KR)
Title: System and method for introducing a substrate into a process chamber
Patent Number: 8,462,009

Inventors: Lee; Jeong-ho (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Automatic focusing method and digital photographing apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,545,432

Inventors: Lee; Jong-Won (Kyoungki-do, KR), Cho; Sung-Kwon (Kyoungki-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,545,687

Inventors: Lee; Joung Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: CMOS image sensor and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,545,020

Inventors: Lee; Ju-Hyung (Seoul, KR), Hwang; Yong-Shin (Seoul, KR), Cha; Suk-Won (Seoul, KR), Choi; Jong-Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Separator for fuel cell and fuel cell comprising the same
Patent Number: 8,460,840

Inventors: Lee; Kang Seol (Seoul, KR), Kim; Yong Mi (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR)
Title: Power supply circuit for oscillator of semiconductor memory device and voltage pumping device using the same
Patent Number: 7,545,199

Inventors: Lee; Kyu Won (Seoul, KR), Chung; Qwan Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Substrate for semiconductor package, semiconductor package including the same, and stack package using the semiconductor package
Patent Number: 8,461,696

Inventors: Lee; Luke (Belle Mead, NJ), Zhang; Yu Sheng (Stewartsville, NJ)
Title: Brush head for automatic dissolution vessel cleaner
Patent Number: 7,543,354

Inventors: Lee; Peter Wung (Saratoga, CA), Hsu; Fu-Chang (San Jose, CA)
Title: Cell array for highly-scalable, byte-alterable, two-transistor FLOTOX EEPROM non-volatile memory
Patent Number: 8,462,553

Inventors: Lee; Sang-hyub (Suwon si, KR)
Title: Flying height measurement method and system
Patent Number: 7,545,592

Inventors: Lee; Seok Joo (Seoul, KR)
Title: High voltage switch circuit having boosting circuit and flash memory device including the same
Patent Number: 7,545,685

Inventors: Lee; Sung Hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of forming gate electrode pattern in semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,544,564

Inventors: Lee; Wei-Chen (Taipei, TW), Wu; Chih-Wei (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Gripping mechanism
Patent Number: 8,460,394

Inventors: Lee; Yi-Ming (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Lee; Chien-Yeh (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Card insert/eject mechanism having a position-limiting plate engaging a sliding block
Patent Number: 8,460,021

Inventors: Lee; Yongju (Daejeon, KR), Jeong; Jinhwan (Seoul, KR), Sok; Songwoo (Daejeon, KR), Park; Yoohyun (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Changsoo (Daejeon, KR), Park; Choonseo (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Hagyoung (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Myungjoon (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method for selecting node in network system and system thereof
Patent Number: 8,463,840

Inventors: Lee; Young Dae (HaNam-Shi, KR), Chun; Sung Duck (Anyang, KR), Yi; Seung June (Seoul, KR)
Title: Communication of point to multipoint service information in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,546,132

Inventors: Leech; Marcus D. (Smith Falls, CA)
Title: Bandwidth efficient method and system for obscuring the existence of encryption in a communications channel
Patent Number: 8,462,943

Inventors: Lehner; Mary Claire (San Jose, CA)
Title: Generating unique name/version number pairs when names can be re-used
Patent Number: 7,546,322

Inventors: Lengauer; Walter (Vienna, AT), Ucakar; Vera (Vienna, AT), Dreyer; Klaus (Essen, DE), Kassel; Dieter (Witten, DE), Daub; Hans Werner (Koln, DE)
Title: Hard metal or cermet body and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,544,410

Inventors: Lenkl; Johannes (Freising, DE)
Title: Dancer arm for constant tension
Patent Number: 7,543,773

Inventors: Lenosky; Thomas J. (Mountain View, CA), Lipson; Jan (Cupertino, CA), Giaretta; Giorgio (Mountain View, CA)
Title: System and method for reducing interference in an optical data stream using multiple, selectable equalizers
Patent Number: 7,546,042

Inventors: Lenz; Eric (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Reclaim chemistry
Patent Number: 8,464,736

Inventors: Leonard; Joshua R. (Noblesville, IN)
Title: Fluid suspension member having grooved inlet
Patent Number: 7,543,804

Inventors: Lerner; Scott (Corvallis, OR), Gupta; Anurag (Corvallis, OR), Kettle; Wiatt E. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Offner relay for projection system
Patent Number: 7,545,446

Inventors: Leung; Ho-Ming (Cupertino, CA), Parveen; Nasima (San Jose, CA), Ko; Ka-Shu (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Low jitter and/or fast lock-in clock recovery circuit
Patent Number: 7,545,900

Inventors: Levin; Stewart Arthur (Centennial, CO)
Title: Performing 3-D scatterer imaging from 2-D seismic data
Patent Number: 7,545,704

Inventors: Lewis; Michael (Bryn Mawr, PA)
Title: Medicament dispensing devices and methods
Patent Number: 8,465,463

Inventors: Lezer; Nathalie Jager (Verrieres-le-Buisson, FR), Lahousse; Florence (Thiais, FR)
Title: Process for coating eyelashes
Patent Number: 8,460,645

Inventors: Li; De-Jiun (Jhonghe, TW), Chen; Yen-Ju (Pingjhen, TW), Tsai; Yi-Cheng (Pingjhen, TW), Wu; Der-Chun (Linkou Township, Taipei County, TW), Liu; Yui-Chen (Taipei, TW), Chou; Kuo-Ching (Jhonghe, TW), Lu; Hui-Chuan (Jhongli, TW)
Title: Method for manufacturing display substrate
Patent Number: 7,544,581

Inventors: Li; Haifeng (Beijing, CN), Ma; Shixiong (Beijing, CN), Yang; Bin (Beijing, CN), Wang; Lidong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Image processing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,462,390

Inventors: Li; Lei (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Ping (Shenzhen, CN), Cheng; Zhi (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Hu (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Dong (Shenzhen, CN), Tao; Yong-Zhi (Shenzhen, CN), Dong; Lin-Sen (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Failure analysis system for printed circuit board and method using the same
Patent Number: 7,543,507

Inventors: Li; Qian (Ann Arbor, MI), Villarroel; Wladimiro (Worthington, OH)
Title: Multiple-layer patch antenna
Patent Number: 7,545,333

Inventors: Li; Qiang Tom (Irvine, CA), Darabi; Hooman (Irvine, CA)
Title: Blocker performance in a radio receiver
Patent Number: 7,545,889

Inventors: Li; Tao (Shenzhen, CN), Zhang; Jun (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Heat dissipation device with a fan duct
Patent Number: 7,545,643

Inventors: Li; Xuewen (Cary, NC), Christie, IV; Samuel H. (Cary, NC)
Title: Network gatekeeper prioritizing method and system
Patent Number: 6,907,462

Inventors: Li; Yang (Shenzhen, CN), Zhu; Xiao-Su (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Computer system
Patent Number: 8,462,497

Inventors: Li; Zhong-Hua (San Jose, CA), Aradhyula; Chakradhara Raj Yadav (Santa Clara, CA), Tirumala; Srikanthan (Fremont, CA), Kuncham; Prasad (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Systems and methods optimizing data transfer throughput of a system on chip
Patent Number: 6,907,478

Inventors: Liang; Jyh-Wei (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Bidirectional hydraulic system for operating table
Patent Number: 8,459,173

Inventors: Liang; Steven (New York, NY)
Title: Multiplayer electronic word game
Patent Number: 8,465,355

Inventors: Liang; Zhi-Wei (Coquitlam, British Columbia, CA), Liang; Wen-Xi (Coquitlam, British Columbia, CA)
Title: Process for changing hydrophilic/hydrophobic characteristics
Patent Number: 7,544,635

Inventors: Liao; Chi-Wei (Hsinchu, TW), Tseng; Wen-Liang (Hsinchu, TW), Hsieh; Min-Tsun (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Chih-Yung (Hsinchu, TW), Yeh; Ching-Lien (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Traffic light
Patent Number: 8,459,838

Inventors: Liao; Feng-Chih (Taichung, TW), Cheng; Yen-Chin (Taichung, TW)
Title: Hair styler capable of producing steam
Patent Number: 8,464,729

Inventors: Lightner; Jonathan (Des Moines, IA), Ng; Hein Tsoeng (Charlottesville, VA)
Title: Generation of plants with altered oil content
Patent Number: 7,544,860

Inventors: Liles; Donald Taylor (Midland, MI), Mealey; Shawn Keith (Midland, MI)
Title: Silicone oil-in-water (O/W) emulsion compositions useful for water repellent applications
Patent Number: 7,544,734

Inventors: Lin; Chieh-Hsiang (Tu-Cheng, TW), Lu; Huang-Jyun (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Cage nut for mounting server to server rack
Patent Number: 8,459,918

Inventors: Lin; Chih-Cheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Cable installation assembly
Patent Number: 8,465,300

Inventors: Lin; Chih-Hsin (Hsin-Chu, TW), Su; Tzung-Min (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lin; Cho-Yi (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Object detection calibration system of an optical touch screen and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,462,137

Inventors: Lin; Freddy (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Grinder with easily replacing grinding tool
Patent Number: 7,544,116

Inventors: Lin; Henkel (Taichung, TW)
Title: Skateboard
Patent Number: 8,459,669

Inventors: Lin; Jui-Pin (New Taipei, TW), Lai; Ming-Chun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 8,460,008

Inventors: Lin; Jui-Pin (New Taipei, TW), Lai; Ming-Chun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electrical connector
Patent Number: 8,465,296

Inventors: Lin; Jung-Hong (Taipei, TW)
Title: Magnet latch
Patent Number: 7,543,862

Inventors: Lin; Kuo-Len (Wugu Township, Taipei County, TW), Lin; Chen-Hsiang (Wugu Township, Taipei County, TW), Hsu; Ken (Wugu Township, Taipei County, TW), Cheng; Chih-Hung (Wugu Township, Taipei County, TW)
Title: Heat sink having heat-dissipating fins of large area and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,459,335

Inventors: Lin; Qinghuang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Neumayer; Deborah A. (Danbury, CT)
Title: Patternable low-K dielectric interconnect structure with a graded cap layer and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 8,461,039

Inventors: Lin; Tsong-Yow (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Garbage bin
Patent Number: 7,543,716

Inventors: Lin; Yu-Hsu (Fullerton, CA), Yeh; Shang-Tsang (Tu-cheng, TW), Li; Chuan-Bing (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Layout configuration of differential signal transmission lines for printed circuit board having offset vias
Patent Number: 7,545,233

Inventors: Lin; Yu-Long (Shenzhen, CN), Dong; Hua (Shenzhen, CN), Tan; Jie-Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Xie; Yi-Yong (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method for testing electronic device
Patent Number: 8,463,570

Inventors: Lishanski; Grigori (Milwaukee, WI), Lishanski; Oleg (Buffalo Grove, IL)
Title: Universal vibratory pump
Patent Number: 7,544,048

Inventors: Littell; Dorothy Ann (Denver, CO)
Title: Support device
Patent Number: 8,464,401

Inventors: Liu; Qing (Hillsborough, NJ), Lau; Wing K. (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for fabricating porous 3-dimensional cell culture construct for cell culture and other biomedical applications
Patent Number: 8,463,418

Inventors: Liu; Tay-Jian (Tu-Cheng, TW), Wang; Hong-Bing (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Light emitting diode lamp
Patent Number: 8,459,835

Inventors: Liu; Tsai Fa (Taichung, TW)
Title: Drilling bit with the depth-limiting and angle-leading function for the carpenter's work
Patent Number: 8,465,234

Inventors: Liu; Wen-Jie (Shanhai, CN), Cheng; Tsai-kuie (Taipei, TW)
Title: Slantwise connecting base
Patent Number: 7,544,078

Inventors: Liu; Ya Fang (Boston, MA)
Title: Method for identifying MLK inhibitors for treatment of neurological conditions
Patent Number: 7,544,479

Inventors: Liu; Yu-Cheng (Jhongli, TW)
Title: Socket and power adapter employing same
Patent Number: 8,460,016

Inventors: Livingston; Troy W. (Northbrook, IL)
Title: Multi function patient transport
Patent Number: 8,459,660

Inventors: Loebner; Andreas (Herrenschwanden, CH), Pullenberg; Reinhard (Aachen, DE)
Title: Process container with cooling elements
Patent Number: 7,544,321

Inventors: Long; Darren R. (Calgary, CA), Shedd; Nathan S. (Calgary, CA), Jakob-Bamberg; Rupert (Calgary, CA), Domagala; Kevin T. (Calgary, CA), Mullin; Aaron D. (Calgary, CA), Shivak; Vincent A. (Calgary, CA), Marshall; Dale (Calgary, CA)
Title: Wall panel edge rail connector arrangement
Patent Number: 7,543,412

Inventors: Lopota; Vitaly Alexandrovich (Ulitsa Politekhnicheskaya, RU), Kondratyev; Alexander Sergeyevich (Ulitsa Zheni Yegorovoy, RU), Yudin; Victor Ivanovich (Prospekt Engelsa, RU), Polovko; Sergey Anatoliyevich (Ulitsa Torzhkovskaya, RU), Smirnova; Ekaterina Yurevna (Ulitsa Gavrskaya, RU), Stupin; Kirill Nikolayevich (Prospekt Shvernika, RU), Kogan; Lev Borisovich (Prospekt Kultury, RU), Stepanov; Dmitry Nikolayevich (Ulitsa Kosmonavtov, RU)
Title: Method of detecting objects
Patent Number: 8,462,211

Inventors: Lou; Jun (Houston, TX), Zhan; Yongjie (Houston, TX)
Title: Single-crystalline metal nanorings and methods for synthesis thereof
Patent Number: 8,460,428

Inventors: Louis; James (Chicago, IL)
Title: Self-orienting, two-wheel pipe crawler
Patent Number: 8,464,642

Inventors: Lovett; Robert (Finger, TN)
Title: System, method and program product for credit card transaction validation
Patent Number: 7,543,741

Inventors: Low; Russell John (Rowley, MA)
Title: Contamination reduction during ion implantation
Patent Number: 7,544,958

Inventors: Lu; Fang (Westford, MA), Wang; Lei (Beijing, CN), Wang; Wen Hao (Beijing, CN)
Title: Mode supporting multiple language input for entering text
Patent Number: 8,463,592

Inventors: Lu; Meijun (Hockessin, DE), Cheng; Lap-Tak Andrew (Newark, DE)
Title: Method for producing an array of thin-film photovoltaic cells having a totally separated integrated bypass diode and method for producing a panel incorporating the same
Patent Number: 8,460,964

Inventors: Lulla; Amar (Maharashtra, IN), Rao; Xerxes (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Valve for an aerosol device
Patent Number: 8,464,914

Inventors: Luo; Yi (Superior Township, MI), Nantz; John S. (Brighton, MI), Ghabra; Riad (Dearborn Heights, MI)
Title: Vehicle locating using GPS
Patent Number: 7,545,259

Inventors: Luther; Thomas (Kleinroehrsdorf, DE), Magdolen; Viktor (Kirchheim, DE), Schmitt; Manfred (Munich, DE), Muehlenweg; Bernd (Munich, DE), Kotzsch; Matthias (Dresden, DE)
Title: Nucleic acids encoding a deletion variant of uPAR
Patent Number: 8,461,321

Inventors: Lutz; Dale Robert (Maplewood, MN)
Title: Apparatus and method for collecting an atmospheric gas
Patent Number: 8,464,545

Inventors: Lv; Teng (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Current detecting circuit
Patent Number: 7,545,137

Inventors: Lynderup; Henrik Fomsgaard (Skals, DK)
Title: Arrangement and method for transporting a wind turbine rotor
Patent Number: 8,465,237

Inventors: Macauley; Daniel W. (Fishers, IN), Satterthwaite; Danny L. (Allen, TX), Tucker; Peter T. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Communications patching systems with radio frequency identification antenna switching circuits
Patent Number: 8,461,964

Inventors: MacDonald; Robert A. (Plymouth, MN), Dawson; William B. (Medina, MN)
Title: Column block system
Patent Number: 8,464,491

Inventors: MacDougall; Thomas D. (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: System and method for controlling undesirable fluid incursion during hydrocarbon production
Patent Number: 7,543,640

Inventors: Machida; Hidenori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Operational amplifier
Patent Number: 7,545,213

Inventors: Machida; Shuji (Chiba, JP), Aburatani; Ryo (Chiba, JP), Fujimura; Takenori (Chiba, JP), Nakashima; Harumi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Graft copolymer, thermoplastic resin composition comprising the graft copolymer, and those production method
Patent Number: 8,461,271

Inventors: Maciesowicz; Maciej (Duvall, WA)
Title: Universal graphic adapter for interfacing with hardware and means for encapsulating and abstracting details of the hardware
Patent Number: 6,907,482

Inventors: Mackey; Bob Lee (Santa Clara, CA), Golovchenko; Mykola (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Capacitive sensing using a repeated pattern of sensing elements
Patent Number: 7,545,289

Inventors: MacNaughton; Alastair G. (Toronto, Ontario, CA)
Title: Manual load carrying system/apparatus
Patent Number: 7,543,726

Inventors: Madden; Brian C. (Rochester, NY), Miller; Craig C. (Pittsford, NY), Pentland; Alice P. (Penfield, NY)
Title: Method of indexing biological imaging data using a three-dimensional body representation
Patent Number: 7,546,156

Inventors: Madnick; B. Jackson (Wayland, MA)
Title: Low-maintenance lawn seed mixtures and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,464,650

Inventors: Maier; Carl Udo (Stuttgart, DE), Ostermaier; Jochen (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Damping system and method for eliminating torsion vibrations
Patent Number: 8,465,374

Inventors: Makabe; Takumi (Saitama, JP), Nagatsuyu; Toshiya (Saitama, JP)
Title: Air bag device
Patent Number: 7,543,846

Inventors: Makino; Minoru (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Folding cellular phone
Patent Number: 7,546,150

Inventors: Makino; Tatsuya (Ibaraki, JP), Takahashi; Atsushi (Ibaraki, JP), Yamaguchi; Masatoshi (Ibaraki, JP), Takasaki; Toshihiko (Ibaraki, JP), Shibata; Tomoaki (Ibaraki, JP), Ochiai; Masami (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Resin composition for optical material, resin film for optical material, and optical waveguide using them
Patent Number: 8,463,099

Inventors: Malekmadani; Mohammad Ghassem (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Audio / video isolation rack
Patent Number: 8,459,476

Inventors: Maleville; Christophe (La Terrasse, FR), Schwarzenbach; Walter (Saint Nazaire les Eymes, FR), Renauld; Vivien (Pontcharra, FR)
Title: Method for high-temperature annealing a multilayer wafer
Patent Number: 7,544,058

Inventors: Malladi; Durga Prasad (San Diego, CA), Willenegger; Serge D. (Onnens, CH)
Title: Method and apparatus for uplink rate selection in the presence of multiple transport channels in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,463,309

Inventors: Mandyam; Giridhar D. (Dallas, TX), Rong; Zhigang (Irving, TX), Ma; Lin (Irving, TX)
Title: Apparatus, and associated method, for allocating power levels of best-effort communication signals in a CDMA communication system
Patent Number: 6,907,261

Inventors: Manole; Leon R. (Great Meadows, NJ), Gilman; Stewart (Budd Lake, NJ), Stoddard; Kevin (Hackettstown, NJ), Logsdon; Ernest (Newton, NJ), Nicolich; Mark (Succasunna, NJ)
Title: Land mine, and hand thrown, weapon which dispenses marking chemicals
Patent Number: 7,543,534

Inventors: Mantsinen; Hannu (83100 Liperi, FI)
Title: Lifting device
Patent Number: 7,543,827

Inventors: Mao; Minyao (Santa Rosa, CA)
Title: Angular rate sensor with suppressed linear acceleration response
Patent Number: 8,459,111

Inventors: Marino; James F. (La Jolla, CA), Elbanna; Jamil (San Diego, CA)
Title: Insertion and reduction tool for pedicle screw assembly
Patent Number: 8,460,308

Inventors: Marke; Gunnar (Trollhattan, SE), Andreasson; Jan-Erik (Trollhattan, SE), Johansson; Bo (Vastra Tunhem, SE)
Title: Support structure in a turbine or compressor device and a method for assembling the structure
Patent Number: 7,544,040

Inventors: Markle; Richard J. (Austin, TX), Chong; Robert J. (Austin, TX), Pasadyn; Alexander J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for modifying design constraints based on observed performance
Patent Number: 6,907,369

Inventors: Marks; Andrew Robert (Larchmont, NY), Landry; Donald W. (New York, NY), Deng; Shixian (White Plains, NY), Cheng; Zhen Zhuang (Elmhurst, NY)
Title: Anti-arrythmic and heart failure drugs that target the leak in the ryanodine receptor (RyR2)
Patent Number: 7,544,678

Inventors: Martin; Howard Newton (Vail, AZ), Plaza; Rosa Tesller (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Resource management for data storage services
Patent Number: 8,464,018

Inventors: Marx; Gerard (Jerusalem, IL), Gorodetsky; Raphael (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: Haptotactic peptides
Patent Number: 7,544,655

Inventors: Marzialetti; Teresita (San Pedro de la Paz, CL), Jones; Christopher W. (Mableton, GA), Agrawal; Pradeep (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Formic acid treatments of biomass feedstock
Patent Number: 8,460,901

Inventors: Masazumi; Nagai (Lexington, MA), Shen; Jianhua (Andover, MA)
Title: Transition metal complexes of a bis[thio-hydrazide amide] compound
Patent Number: 8,461,199

Inventors: Masseilot; Horacio (Buenos Aires, AR)
Title: Hand held sharpening device
Patent Number: 8,460,071

Inventors: Massey; Revis Jimmy (Boyd, TX)
Title: Adjustable-height support member
Patent Number: 8,459,740

Inventors: Masters; Gilbert J. (Belmont, CA), Pernia; Marcos B. (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Apparatus using time-based electrical characteristics to identify an electrical appliance
Patent Number: 8,463,452

Inventors: Matlin; Tai Hoon K. (Round Lake Beach, IL), Jensen; Michael Dale (Wood Dale, IL)
Title: Shredder thickness with anti-jitter feature
Patent Number: 8,464,767

Inventors: Matsubara; Shogo (Musashino, JP)
Title: Video display apparatus and video display method
Patent Number: 8,462,172

Inventors: Matsugu; Masakazu (Ohamishirasato-machi, JP), Iijima; Katsumi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image recognition/reproduction method and apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,140

Inventors: Matsunaga; Nobuyuki (Osaka, JP), Nakada; Yoshihisa (Osaka, JP), Ohba; Yusuke (Osaka, JP), Nakagawa; Hideyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Heterocyclic derivative and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,461,348

Inventors: Matsuoka; Yuji (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting a crank angle in an engine
Patent Number: 6,907,342

Inventors: Matsuura; Masanori (Wako, JP), Mizuo; Naohiko (Wako, JP), Yashiki; Tetsuya (Wako, JP)
Title: Rewriting system for rewriting a memory on a vehicle controller
Patent Number: 6,907,495

Inventors: Matulic-Adamic; Jasenka (Ann Arbor, MI), Beigelman; Leonid (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Conjugates and compositions for cellular delivery
Patent Number: 8,461,313

Inventors: Maze; Frederic (Langan, FR), Nassor; Eric (Thorigne Fouillard, FR)
Title: Method and device for distributing digital data in particular for a peer-to-peer network
Patent Number: 8,463,936

Inventors: McAvoy; Gregory John (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Micro-electromechanical actuator
Patent Number: 7,545,251

Inventors: McCann; Benjamin E. (Lowell, MA)
Title: System and method of algorithmically generating a server side transaction identifier
Patent Number: 8,463,850

Inventors: McCann; Michael J. (Adrian, MI)
Title: Towed equipment brake controller
Patent Number: 8,463,519

Inventors: McCauley; Michele (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Personal security device
Patent Number: 8,461,983

Inventors: McColloch; Laurence R. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Electromagnetic interference (EMI) system and method for sealing fiber optic ports in an optical transceiver module
Patent Number: 7,543,997

Inventors: McCorquodale; Michael Shannon (Ann Arbor, MI), Pernia; Scott Michael (Pinckney, MI)
Title: Transconductance and current modulation for resonant frequency control and selection
Patent Number: 7,545,231

Inventors: McCuin; Frank W. (San Jose, CA), Bakhtiari; Shapour (Fremont, CA), Johnson; Clinton (Milpitas, CA), McCuin; Charles C. (Union City, CA), Morton; Eric (San Jose, CA), Lu; Lily (Fremont, CA)
Title: Compressed air engine
Patent Number: 8,464,503

Inventors: McCulloch; James A. (Angola, IN)
Title: Humane leg hold trap
Patent Number: 7,543,407

Inventors: McGill; Bruce (Santa Clara, UT)
Title: Method for producing energy using an alkali metal
Patent Number: 8,460,412

Inventors: McGunnigle; John E. (W. Bridgewater, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing a wireless interoffice facility
Patent Number: 7,546,122

Inventors: McIlrath; Lisa G. (Lexington, MA)
Title: System and method for identifying circuit components of an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 8,464,191

Inventors: McKinney; Martin Franciscus (Eindhoven, NL), Skowronek; Janto (Eindhoven, NL), Sekulovski; Dragan (Eindhoven, NL), Kater; Bram (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Control of light in response to an audio signal
Patent Number: 8,461,443

Inventors: McKirchy; Karen A. (Bettendorf, IA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing instructional help, at multiple levels of sophistication, in a learning application
Patent Number: 8,464,152

Inventors: McTaggart; Stephen Scott (Cayman Island, KY)
Title: Easy grip mixing bowls
Patent Number: 8,459,490

Inventors: Meadows; John (Newbridge, GB), Dwyer; Colum Martin (Newbridge, GB)
Title: Synergistic mixed poloxamer systems for the solubilisation of drugs
Patent Number: 8,460,644

Inventors: Medvedev; Irina (San Diego, CA), Ketchum; John W. (San Diego, CA), Walton; J. Rodney (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and system for transmission mode selection in a multi channel communication system
Patent Number: 8,462,653

Inventors: Meeker; George William (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Image blocking artifact reduction via transform pair
Patent Number: 7,545,988

Inventors: Meidl; Michael (Seeboden, AT), Charette; Francois (North Bay, CA)
Title: Sliding anchor
Patent Number: 8,465,238

Inventors: Meier; Rolf G. (Carp, CA), Rahrer; Tim J. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Resource conservation for packet television services
Patent Number: 8,464,299

Inventors: Meng; Hong (Wilmington, DE), Wang; Dengfu (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Electroactive materials
Patent Number: 8,460,583

Inventors: Meng; Hong (Wilmington, DE), Wang; Dengfu (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Organic electroactive materials and an organic electronic device having an electroactive layer utilizing the same material
Patent Number: 8,461,291

Inventors: Merendino, Sr.; Paul A. (Mogadore, OH)
Title: Electromagnetic rotation and stability apparatus
Patent Number: 7,543,506

Inventors: Merizzi; Gianfranco (Turin, IT)
Title: Use of N-piperidine derivatives for the treatment of neurodegenerative pathologies
Patent Number: 8,461,186

Inventors: Mevissen; Perry Gerard (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Scaling an image based on a motion vector
Patent Number: 8,462,989

Inventors: Meyer; Torsten (Erlangen, DE), Hedler; Harry (Germering, DE)
Title: Stacked die package
Patent Number: 7,545,048

Inventors: Meyerhoeffer, Jr.; Cecil E. (Mt. Crawford, VA), Showalter; Aaron L. (Linville, VA)
Title: Systems, devices, and/or methods for washing and drying a product
Patent Number: 8,460,396

Inventors: Milicic; Ivan (Tottenham, Ontario, CA)
Title: Gear crank mechanism for engine
Patent Number: 7,543,559

Inventors: Miller; Norma Jean (Fenton, MO)
Title: Multi-functional work center
Patent Number: 7,543,704

Inventors: Mimatsu; Yasuyuki (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for managing a plurality of kinds of storage devices
Patent Number: 7,546,413

Inventors: Mishima; Junichi (Iwata, JP), Koizumi; Tomonori (Hamamatsu, JP), Lu; Liping (Zhejiang, CN)
Title: Musical performance apparatus
Patent Number: 7,544,878

Inventors: Mitjans; Jose Figueras (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Anchor for installing a lectern
Patent Number: 7,543,781

Inventors: Miura; Hideaki (Tokyo, JP), Mizushima; Tetsuro (Moriguchi, JP), Yoshinari; Jiro (Tokyo, JP), Tsukagoshi; Takuya (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Holographic recording medium and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,545,546

Inventors: Miyachi; Takeshi (Utsunomiya, JP), Miyake; Akira (Tochigi-ken, JP)
Title: Evaluation method and fabrication method of optical element having multilayer film, exposure apparatus having the multilayer film, and device fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,544,960

Inventors: Miyashita; Jun (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Route searching device
Patent Number: 7,546,203

Inventors: Miyazaki; Shunji (Kawasaki, JP), Obuchi; Kazuhisa (Kawasaki, JP), Ikeda; Norihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Receiving device and decoding method thereof
Patent Number: 8,464,139

Inventors: Miyazawa; Hiroyasu (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Layout of field area where merchandise and advertising information are inserted or determining position and size of area where merchandise and advertising information flow
Patent Number: 8,464,151

Inventors: Mizuta; Tetsuro (Kyoto, JP), Inoue; Yoshihiro (Kyoto, JP), Amano; Masaharu (Ibaraki, JP), Tanaka; Kazumi (Otsu, JP), Ohtani; Atsushi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method of collecting calibration data in radiation tomography apparatus
Patent Number: 8,461,518

Inventors: Mizutani; Tomokazu (Chiryu, JP), Shigekusa; Hisashi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Portable terminal system including portable terminal mounting base
Patent Number: 7,543,746

Inventors: Mjalli; Adnan M. M. (Jamestown, NC), Andrews; Robert C. (Jamestown, NC), Guo; Xiao-Chuan (High Point, NC), Christen; Daniel Peter (Jamestown, NC), Gohimmukkula; Devi Reddy (Jamestown, NC), Huang; Guoxiang (Greensboro, NC), Rothlein; Robert (Summerfield, NC), Tyagi; Sameer (High Point, NC), Yaramasu; Tripura (Greensboro, NC), Behme; Christopher (Jamestown, NC)
Title: Aryl and heteroaryl compounds, compositions, and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,544,699

Inventors: Mochly-Rosen; Daria (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: .psi..epsilon.RACK peptide composition and method for protection against tissue damage due to ischemia
Patent Number: 7,544,654

Inventors: Moffat; John R. (Greenwood, SC), Oneufer; Stephen W. (Greenwood, SC), Faulkner; Mark A. (Greenwood, SC), Miller; Phillip D. (Greenwood, SC), Jur; Arthur J. (Greenwood, SC), Kokenda; John M. (Greenwood, SC)
Title: Special provisions for network protector retrofits
Patent Number: 7,544,907

Inventors: Mogre; Advait Madhav (Sunnyvale, CA), Neuman; Darren (Palo Alto, CA), Schoner; Brian (Fremont, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for mitigating visible envelope effects
Patent Number: 8,462,274

Inventors: Mohan; Sumit (San Diego, CA), Lai; King-Chung (San Diego, CA), Malayath; Narendranath (San Diego, CA), Singh; Jatinder (San Diego, CA), Mauro, II; Anthony Patrick (San Diego, CA)
Title: Motion estimation in video compression systems
Patent Number: 8,462,850

Inventors: Molenaar; Marcel Meijlom (Dordrecht, NL), van Dijk; Eugene Albert (Spijkenisse, NL)
Title: Ultrasonic flow-measuring method
Patent Number: 6,907,361

Inventors: Moll; Peter (Dresden, DE), Wunnicke; Odo (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for manufacturing a capacitor electrode structure
Patent Number: 7,544,562

Inventors: Mollhagen; Jon Davis (Lorraine, KS)
Title: Trailer
Patent Number: 7,544,033

Inventors: Money; James Keith (Heathrow, FL), DuMas; Phillip James (DeLand, FL)
Title: System and method for establishing and maintaining communications across disparate networks
Patent Number: 7,546,139

Inventors: Mongan; Dan Eugene (Oregon, IL)
Title: Mechanically actuated vacuum lifting device
Patent Number: 7,543,868

Inventors: Moon; Jae In (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for verifying optical proximity correction using layer versus layer comparison
Patent Number: 7,546,564

Inventors: Morando; Jorge A. (Solong, OH)
Title: Dual recycling/transfer furnace flow management valve for low melting temperature metals
Patent Number: 7,543,605

Inventors: Morgenshtein; Arkadiy (Kiryat Motzkin, IL), Dinnar; Uri (Haifa, IL), Nemirovsky; Yael (Haifa, IL)
Title: Ion concentration transistor and dual-mode sensors
Patent Number: 7,544,979

Inventors: Mori; Tatsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Aono; Kiyomi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and printing method
Patent Number: 8,465,116

Inventors: Morikawa; Keisuke (Kyoto, JP), Ichii; Shoji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Flame retardant agent for thermoplastic resin and flame retardant resin composition
Patent Number: 8,461,239

Inventors: Morita; Hiroshi (Mito, JP), Okada; Michiya (Mito, JP), Wakuda; Tsuyoshi (Hitachi, JP), Kikuta; Tomomi (Hitachi, JP), Park; Minseok (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Superconductor probe coil for NMR apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,143

Inventors: Morrical; Scott (South Burlington, VT), Qian; Na (Colchester, VT)
Title: Methods and compositions for optical detection of single-stranded polynucleotides
Patent Number: 7,544,469

Inventors: Morris; Robert Bruce (Riverside, RI)
Title: Environmental alarm sensor panel and related method for a telecommunication cable station
Patent Number: 8,462,001

Inventors: Morris; Steven E. (Fair Haven, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling seat position based on seatbelt usage
Patent Number: 7,543,675

Inventors: Moss; Robert W. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Methods and structure for state preservation to improve fairness in bus arbitration
Patent Number: 6,907,491

Inventors: Mougin; Didier (Octeville-sur-Mer, FR), Begin; Michel (Octeville-sur-Mer, FR), Duchemin; Guillaume (Octeville-sur-Mer, FR), Poupon; Christophe (Octeville-sur-Mer, FR)
Title: Method and installation for grouping of stackable products of the cases and other type
Patent Number: 8,464,501

Inventors: Moye; Rashan Christopher (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Electronic basketball shooting coach
Patent Number: 8,465,382

Inventors: Mudalige; Upali Priyantha (Troy, MI)
Title: Inter vehicular ad hoc routing protocol and communication system
Patent Number: 7,546,182

Inventors: Mulcahy; Nathaniel (Amherst, MA)
Title: Device and method for gasification and/or pyrolysis, or vaporization of combustible materials
Patent Number: 8,459,193

Inventors: Muller; David (Boston, MA)
Title: Eye therapy system
Patent Number: 8,460,278

Inventors: Multani; Dilbag (Urbandale, IA), Niu; Xiaomu (Johnston, IA), Tomes; Dwight T. (Van Meter, IA), Wang; Haiyin (Johnston, IA), Xu; Deping (Johnston, IA)
Title: Brachytic2 (Br2) promoter from maize and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,544,857

Inventors: Mundry; Sebastian M. (Ludinghausen, DE), Ahler; Marco (Mulheim, DE), Pauli; Simon (Lunen, DE), Hengstler; Stefan (Lunen, DE), Ruschkamp; Henner (Lunen, DE)
Title: Extraction system for mineral extraction and retaining device for a sensor system therefor
Patent Number: 8,465,104

Inventors: Munter; Ernst A. (Kanata, CA), Montuno; Delfin Y. (Kanata, CA), Aweya; James (Kanata, CA)
Title: High throughput rotator switch having excess tandem buffers
Patent Number: 7,545,804

Inventors: Munzenberg; Cindy (Duesseldorf, DE), Pietsch; Oliver (Mulheim, DE)
Title: Thickeners based on polyurethane
Patent Number: 8,461,213

Inventors: Muraishi; Katsuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Shimizu; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Sensor unit for assay and prism
Patent Number: 7,545,501

Inventors: Muraishi; Shouzou (Akishima, JP)
Title: Seat slide rail
Patent Number: 8,464,993

Inventors: Murakami; Hirofumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electronic equipment and log output method
Patent Number: 8,463,754

Inventors: Murakami; Koji (Susono, JP), Sato; Hiroshi (Susono, JP), Toyora; Sachio (Numazu, JP), Taniguchi; Makoto (Obu, JP), Tago; Masakazu (Aisai, JP)
Title: Driving force controlling apparatus for vehicle
Patent Number: 8,463,471

Inventors: Muramoto; Yasuhiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing program storage medium
Patent Number: 7,545,532

Inventors: Murata; Toshio (Toyota, JP), Kohmitsu; Hideyuki (Toyota, JP)
Title: Radiated sound reducing structure
Patent Number: 8,459,408

Inventors: Murphy; Rick L. (Bullhead City, AZ)
Title: Method, device and system for providing educational services
Patent Number: 6,907,223

Inventors: Murthy; Vasudeva Sankarshana (Ann Arbor, MI), Latour; Aaron Robert (Essex, CA), Owen; Steven Edward (Amherstburg, CA), Clark; Jeffrey (Windsor, CA)
Title: Seat belt assembly having length adjustable service arm
Patent Number: 7,543,852

Inventors: Nadimpalli; Praveen Varma (Chandler, AZ)
Title: High efficiency negative regulated charge-pump
Patent Number: 8,461,910

Inventors: Nagai; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,462,183

Inventors: Nagamura; Yoshihisa (Osaka, JP), Onomatsu; Takehiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Receiving apparatus and television set for receiving broadcast signals
Patent Number: 7,545,444

Inventors: Nagaoka; Nobuharu (Wako, JP), Tsuji; Takayuki (Wako, JP)
Title: Vehicle surroundings monitoring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,955

Inventors: Nagata; Toshihisa (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Constant-voltage power supply circuit with fold-back-type overcurrent protection circuit
Patent Number: 7,545,610

Inventors: Nagoya; Mitsugu (Tokyo, JP), Iha; Genta (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication management system and communication management method
Patent Number: 8,463,727

Inventors: Nagpal; Abhinay R. (Hadapsar, IN), Patil; Sandeep R. (Elmsford, NY), Ramanathan; Sri (Lutz, FL), Trevathan; Matthew B. (Kennesaw, GA)
Title: Recovery of failed disks in an array of disks
Patent Number: 8,464,090

Inventors: Nakagawa; Tohru (Kusatsu, JP)
Title: Moving mechanism, and compact camera, goniometer and fiberscope using the moving mechanism
Patent Number: 7,545,430

Inventors: Nakagawa; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Modulation method and apparatus using alternate tables for translating data
Patent Number: 7,545,292

Inventors: Nakamura; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Connector having a stopper mechanism defining a movable range of a housing receiving a connection object
Patent Number: 7,544,098

Inventors: Nakamura; Satoru (Chiba, JP)
Title: Method for producing soy sauce powder
Patent Number: 8,460,735

Inventors: Nakamura; Tomohiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Method and system of recording and reproducing web application operation
Patent Number: 8,463,874

Inventors: Nakane; Yoshiyuki (Kariya, JP), Mori; Hidefumi (Kariya, JP), Hoshino; Tatsuyuki (Kariya, JP), Yamada; Kazuho (Kariya, JP), Nasuda; Tsutomu (Kariya, JP)
Title: Compressor with two cooling chambers
Patent Number: 7,544,047

Inventors: Nakanishi; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Matrix processing method of shared-memory scalar parallel-processing computer and recording medium
Patent Number: 6,907,513

Inventors: Nakano; Hiroyuki (Chigasaki, JP), Nakata; Toshihiko (Hiratsuka, JP), Uto; Sachio (Yokohama, JP), Hamamatsu; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Maeda; Shunji (Yokohama, JP), Urano; Yuta (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting defects
Patent Number: 8,462,330

Inventors: Nakano; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Tsurumoto; Takashi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Remote controlling apparatus, reception apparatus, and remote control method
Patent Number: 8,461,960

Inventors: Nakano; Susumu (Hitachi, JP), Inoue; Tomoaki (Mito, JP), Kishibe; Tadaharu (Hitachinaka, JP), Shiraiwa; Hiroyuki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Bearing device of gas turbine power generation equipment and gas turbine power generation equipment
Patent Number: 8,459,932

Inventors: Nakatani; Masato (Kawaguchi, JP), Suzuki; Yasuyuki (Tachikawa, JP), Miura; Yosuke (Chiba, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,544,904

Inventors: Nakazono; Takeo (Kobe, JP), Sakamoto; Shuichi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Rubber composition for tire tread and pneumatic tire comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,544,731

Inventors: Nam; Chang-Hyeon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Seung-Kun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Choi; Joong-Sup (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Chang-Moon (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kang; Wi-Seob (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor devices having a trench in a side portion of a conducting line pattern and methods of forming the same
Patent Number: 7,545,046

Inventors: Nam; Ghilsoo (Seoul, KR), Choi; Kyung-Il (Seoul, KR), Koh; Hun Yeong (Seoul, KR), Pae; Ae Nim (Seoul, KR), Rhim; Hyewhon (Seoul, KR), Choi; In-Sung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Piperazinylalkylpyrazole derivatives useful as selective T-type calcium channel blockers and preparation method thereof
Patent Number: 7,544,686

Inventors: Namikawa; Makoto (Ibaraki, JP), Terada; Yoshio (Ibaraki, JP), Nukaga; Jirou (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Cleaning sheets, transfer member having cleaning function, and method of cleaning substrate-processing apparatus with these
Patent Number: 8,460,783

Inventors: Narayan; Govind (Richmond, VA), Scarpa; Joseph R. (Midlothian, VA), Robinson, Jr.; Edward L. (Midlothian, VA), Wunker; Steve (Boston, MA), Leichtman; Alex (Cambridge, MA), Duncan; David (Brookline, MA)
Title: Method and system for providing a loan using equity in a new home
Patent Number: 8,463,697

Inventors: Neagu; Adriana (Mercer Island, WA), Divringi; Lale (Bellevue, WA), Dinu; Bogdan V. (Ploiesti, RO), Jeaca; Dafina-Maria (Constanta, RO), Matei; Adrian (Bucharest, RO)
Title: Forms conversion and deployment system for mobile devices
Patent Number: 8,464,211

Inventors: Neate; Andrew Simon (Aylesbury, GB)
Title: Lucent plasma crucible
Patent Number: 8,461,761

Inventors: Needham; Thomas D. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Non-disruptive method, system and program product for overlaying a first software module with a second software module
Patent Number: 7,546,596

Inventors: Ng; Spencer W. (San Jose, CA), New; Richard Michael Hamilton (San Jose, CA), Wilson; Bruce (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for WORM magnetic recording
Patent Number: 7,545,596

Inventors: Nguyen; David (San Jose, CA), Ni; Jim Chin-Nan (San Jose, CA), Lee; Charles Chung (Cupertino, CA), Ma; Abraham Chih-Kang (Fremont, CA)
Title: Universal serial bus (USB) flash drive with swivel cap functionalities with two locking positions
Patent Number: 7,544,073

Inventors: Niblett; Charles L. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Methods and materials for conferring resistance to pests and pathogens of plants
Patent Number: 8,461,416

Inventors: Nickels, Jr.; Richard C. (Hampstead, MD), Buck; John E. (Cockeysville, MD)
Title: Tool chuck with sleeve and clutch mechanism to remove operator variability
Patent Number: 8,459,905

Inventors: Niehrs; Christof (Heidelberg, DE), Glinka; Andrei (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Inhibitor protein of the wnt signal pathway
Patent Number: 8,461,309

Inventors: Nini; Diego (Alessandria, IT)
Title: Tap for dosing viscous liquids
Patent Number: 8,464,917

Inventors: Nishida; Katsutoshi (Yokohama, JP), Isobe; Shinichi (Yokosuka, JP), Okagawa; Takatoshi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Mobile communication system, access router, management device and mobile communication method
Patent Number: 7,545,785

Inventors: Nishimura; Toshinori (Mie, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having a roll supporting member
Patent Number: 6,907,216

Inventors: Nishioka; Hisaya (Hamaru, JP), Sanada; Masayuki (Hamura, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,462,499

Inventors: Nishioka; Youichi (Shinagawa-ku, JP)
Title: Bacterial eliminator
Patent Number: 8,460,556

Inventors: Nisley; Donald L. (Greenville, SC)
Title: Flexible shaft coupling system with antirotational features
Patent Number: 7,544,130

Inventors: Noda; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Matsumoto; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Performance adjustment apparatus and method of information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,464,042

Inventors: Noguchi; Junichi (Suzhou, CN), Kanno; Takashi (Kashiwa, JP), Soya; Takashi (Abiko, JP), Takata; Shinichi (Abiko, JP), Hamano; Shigemichi (Abiko, JP), Okamoto; Kiyoshi (Moriya, JP), Yamazaki; Katsuyuki (Toride, JP), Ohta; Tomoichiro (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having image placement control and method of controlling same
Patent Number: 7,546,045

Inventors: Noh; Hyun-Pil (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Image sensor and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 7,544,560

Inventors: Noh; Ji-whan (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Dong-ha (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Joon-chan (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Kye-hoon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Side light-emitting device, backlight unit having the side light-emitting device, and liquid crystal display apparatus employing the backlight unit
Patent Number: 7,543,965

Inventors: Nomizu; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yano; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP), Hara; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Sakuyama; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kodama; Taku (Kanagawa, JP), Shinkai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Miyazawa; Toshio (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuura; Nekka (Kanagawa, JP), Nishimura; Takayuki (Tottori, JP)
Title: Digital watermarking which allows tampering to be detected on a block-specific basis
Patent Number: 7,545,938

Inventors: Nomura; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP), Suzuka; Shinya (Saitama, JP), Endo; Ken (Saitama, JP)
Title: Inclination angle adjusting mechanism for image pickup device
Patent Number: 7,546,028

Inventors: Nomura; Manabu (Chiba, JP), Kanno; Susumu (Chiba, JP), Aburatani; Ryo (Chiba, JP), Machida; Shuji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Engineering plastic resin composition containing graft copolymer
Patent Number: 8,461,261

Inventors: Norman; Charles P. (Huntington Beach, CA)
Title: Analog compression of GPS C/A signal to audio bandwidth
Patent Number: 7,545,850

Inventors: Norman; Richard S. (Sutton, CA), Blaquiere; Yves (Chambly, CA), Savaria; Yvon (Montreal, CA)
Title: Communications bus for a parallel processing system
Patent Number: 7,546,570

Inventors: Noy; Aleksandr (Belmont, CA), Bakajin; Olgica (San Leandro, CA), Letant; Sonia (Livermore, CA), Stadermann; Michael (Dublin, CA), Artyukhin; Alexander B. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Lipid nanotube or nanowire sensor
Patent Number: 7,544,978

Inventors: Nudelman; Abraham (Rehovot, IL), Rephaeli; Ada (Herzlia, IL), Gil-Ad; Irit (Herzlia, IL), Weizman; Abraham (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Conjugated psychotropic drugs and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,544,681

Inventors: Nunan; Peter (Monte Sereno, CA), Redinbo; Gregory (Wenham, MA), Blake; Julian (Gloucester, MA), Buccos; Paul S. (Haverhill, MA)
Title: Active particle trapping for process control
Patent Number: 8,461,552

Inventors: Nye; Mark (Mississauga, CA), Nye; John Charles (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Concrete pulverizer
Patent Number: 8,464,972

Inventors: Nygaard; Lars (Gr.ae butted.sted, DK)
Title: Dry stick device and method for determining an analyte in a sample
Patent Number: 8,460,863

Inventors: O'Connor; Joel Brandon (Franklinton, LA)
Title: Chair for use during wade fishing
Patent Number: 8,465,090

Inventors: O'Connor; John P. (Andover, MA), Shaughnessy; Charles (Hamilton, MA)
Title: Computed tomography examination and particle therapy treatment
Patent Number: 8,462,912

Inventors: O'Toole; James E. (Boise, ID), Tuttle; John R. (Boulder, CO), Tuttle; Mark E. (Boise, ID), Lowrey; Tyler A. (San Jose, CA), Devereaux; Kevin M. (Grangeville, ID), Pax; George E. (Boise, ID), Higgins; Brian P. (Boise, ID), Yu; Shu-Sun (Cupertino, CA), Ovard; David K. (Meridian, ID), Rotzoll; Robert R. (Chipita Park, CO)
Title: System and method for identifying a radio frequency identification (RFID) device
Patent Number: 7,545,256

Inventors: Obata; Kazunori (Yokosuka, JP), Matsutani; Hideyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile communication system, radio channel controller, mobile station, mobile switching center, and radio channel controlling method
Patent Number: 8,463,275

Inventors: Ochi; Takahiro (Kobe, JP), Shiba; Toshikazu (Okaya, JP), Masaki; Osamu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Peptide capable of binding to immunoglobulin
Patent Number: 8,461,299

Inventors: Oda; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Kakudate; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Hamano; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Air conditioner
Patent Number: 7,544,223

Inventors: Oda; Takahiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Plunger-type contact unit
Patent Number: 7,544,102

Inventors: Ogawa; Hideyuki (Nagano, JP), Saito; Koichi (Nagano, JP), Takashima; Nagamitsu (Nagano, JP), Soma; Nobuyuki (Nagano, JP), Ono; Katsunori (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a liquid ejecting head
Patent Number: 7,543,381

Inventors: Ogura; Kenji (Osaka, JP), Kita; Yuki (Osaka, JP), Fujikawa; Akihiro (Osaka, JP), Yonezawa; Hideo (Osaka, JP), Fujimoto; Tsukasa (Osaka, JP)
Title: Cable holding structure and cable holding method
Patent Number: 8,462,288

Inventors: Oh; Jang-keun (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Grille for a cyclone vacuum
Patent Number: 7,544,226

Inventors: Oh; Weon-Geun (Daejeon, KR)
Title: System and method for evaluating and certifying video pat software
Patent Number: 8,464,064

Inventors: Ohanyan; Tigran (Burbank, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for remanufacturing toner cartridges
Patent Number: 7,546,062

Inventors: Ohashi; Kazuhito (Okayama, JP), Tsukamoto; Shinya (Okayama, JP), Hasegawa; Hiroyuki (Okayama, JP)
Title: Surface treating method and device thereof
Patent Number: 8,459,582

Inventors: Ohkita; Hideki (Kunitachi, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus and communication state notification function control method
Patent Number: 8,463,187

Inventors: Ohkubo; Kazunobu (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Optical probe
Patent Number: 7,544,162

Inventors: Ohmiya; Yoshihiro (Ikeda, JP), Ashitaka; Emiko (Moriguchi, JP), Ito; Seiji (Moriguchi, JP)
Title: Nucleic acids encoding membrane-binding proteins and methods of using same
Patent Number: 7,544,484

Inventors: Ohnuma; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information providing system, information processing apparatus, and method
Patent Number: 7,546,626

Inventors: Ohsawa; Taku (Tokyo, JP), Matsushita; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Interprocessor register succession method and device therefor
Patent Number: 6,907,517

Inventors: Ohtani; Kinya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Vertical-type metal insulator semiconductor field effect transistor device, and production method for manufacturing such transistor device
Patent Number: 7,544,570

Inventors: Ohtani; Shigeaki (Minami-ashigara, JP), Shimizu; Takashi (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Heat-sensitive transfer image-receiving sheet
Patent Number: 8,460,849

Inventors: Oi; Hirokazu (Machida, JP)
Title: Method, apparatus and storage medium for customizing application
Patent Number: 8,464,212

Inventors: Oishi; Akihiro (Kunitachi, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing information and correcting an error in a decrypted error correction code
Patent Number: 6,907,125

Inventors: Okafuji; Masao (Ibaraki, JP), Doi; Tsugihiro (Ibaraki, JP), Inoue; Tetsutaro (Ibaraki, JP), Mitsuhashi; Hiroyuki (Ibaraki, JP), Kawarai; Seigi (Ibaraki, JP), Kuse; Sadamu (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Recording/reproducing method of magnetic tape
Patent Number: 7,545,597

Inventors: Okamoto; Kenji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Digital broadcast receiver
Patent Number: 7,545,441

Inventors: Oliveira; Louis Dominic (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and system for providing wideband voice quality in a wireless telephone
Patent Number: 8,463,334

Inventors: Ollard; Gael (Clearwater, FL), Guichard; Christophe (La Garenne Colombes, FR)
Title: Display device for a bottle
Patent Number: 7,543,783

Inventors: Olree; Robert M. (Troy, MI)
Title: Fuel recovery system for internal combustion engines
Patent Number: 7,543,573

Inventors: Omura; Mitsuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Nagashima; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Yahashi; Katsunori (Yokohama, JP), Inaba; Jungo (Yokkaichi, JP), Inoue; Daina (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,460,997

Inventors: Oouchi; Makoto (Fukushima, JP), Nagayama; Sakae (Fukushima, JP)
Title: Communication system for controlling a call portion
Patent Number: 7,545,798

Inventors: Osborne, Jr.; Andrew J. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Cutter assembly for a raise boring reamer
Patent Number: 8,464,813

Inventors: Osborne; Christopher M. (Efland, NC)
Title: Retractable blade cutting apparatuses and methods for mowing machines
Patent Number: 7,543,432

Inventors: Oshikiri; Kohji (Miyagi, JP), Nakamura; Masaru (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Toshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Shida; Haruo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,542

Inventors: Osterhout; Ralph (San Francisco, CA), Keating; Michael J. (Hardwick, NJ), Van der Mude; Antony (Hacketstown, NJ)
Title: LED flashlight with battery life indicator
Patent Number: 8,463,565

Inventors: Oswald; Klaus (Wendlingen, DE), Roelleke; Michael (Leonberg-Hoefingen, DE), Moritz; Rainer (Filderstadt, DE), Loeckle; Gerhard (Ludwigsburg, DE), Koehler; Armin (Sachsenheim, DE)
Title: Method for classifying an obstacle by means of pre-crash sensor signals
Patent Number: 6,907,335

Inventors: Ota; Mitsuhiko (Kobe-Shi, Hyogo 658-0032, JP)
Title: Valve device
Patent Number: 7,543,797

Inventors: Otsuka; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Okamura; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for finishing surface of preliminary polished glass substrate
Patent Number: 8,460,843

Inventors: Oury; Andrew P. (Troy, MI), Campbell; Kathleen M. (Troy, MI), Mituta; Andres V. (Auburn Hills, MI)
Title: Stackable repeating frame with integrated cell sensing connection
Patent Number: 8,460,815

Inventors: Ouvrier-Buffet; Jean-Louis (Sevrier, FR), Arnaud; Agnes (Saint Jean le Vieux, FR), Bisotto; Sylvette (Grenoble, FR), Perez; Andre (Cordeac, FR)
Title: Thermal detector for electromagnetic radiation and infrared detection device using such detectors
Patent Number: 7,544,942

Inventors: Owen; Daniel L. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: System, method and computer program product for facilitating informed decisions relating to the fair sharing of the costs of insurance between a group and a third party
Patent Number: 8,463,625

Inventors: Oyama; Hajime (Kanagawa pref, JP), Echigo; Katsuhiro (Saitama pref, JP), Tamiya; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,546,074

Inventors: Oyman; Ozgur (Palo Alto, CA), Li; Qinghua (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for multi-radio coordination of heterogeneous wireless networks
Patent Number: 8,462,695

Inventors: Ozaki; Satoru (Hiratsuka, JP), Nakagawa; Yoshihito (Ooi, JP)
Title: Storage system, and data management and migration method
Patent Number: 7,546,433

Inventors: Ozanne; Matthieu (Champanges, FR), Vuagniaux; Didier (Gimel, CH), Thuliez; Jean-Luc (Le Landeron, CH), Robert; Thierry (La Chaux-de-Fonds, CH)
Title: Beverage production device
Patent Number: 8,460,440

Inventors: Palmer; Damon M. (Pittsboro, IN), Bush; William D. (Carmel, IN), Housman; Jeffrey A. (De Witt, IA)
Title: Container for segregating and blending multiple seed types
Patent Number: 8,464,911

Inventors: Pan; James (Fishkill, NY), Pellerin; John (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Multi-operational mode transistor with multiple-channel device structure
Patent Number: 7,544,572

Inventors: Pan; Jung-Lin (Selden, NY), Huang; Yuejin (Holbrook, NY), Grieco; Donald M. (Manhassett, NY)
Title: Communication system with receivers employing generalized two-stage data estimation
Patent Number: 7,545,851

Inventors: Pan; Ya-Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Wu; Yan-Hui (Shenzhen, CN), Tong; Song-Lin (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Infrared control system
Patent Number: 8,462,000

Inventors: Pan; Yang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Delivering personalized media items to users of interactive television and personal mobile devices by using scrolling tickers
Patent Number: 8,464,289

Inventors: Paquet; Bert J. F. (Sint-Andries, BE)
Title: Vehicle control system and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 6,907,331

Inventors: Pare, Jr.; Thomas Edward (Mountain View, CA), Tung; Chien-Cheng (Fremont, CA)
Title: Carrier recovery architectures for multi input multi output orthogonal frequency division multiplexing receivers
Patent Number: 7,545,891

Inventors: Parihar; Shailendra K. (Mason, OH), Leimbach; Jessica P. (Cincinnati, OH), Ludzack; Michael R. (Maineville, OH)
Title: Multi-orientation targeting set for MRI biopsy device
Patent Number: 8,460,206

Inventors: Park; Jong-jun (Daejeon-si, KR), Jeong; Hoon (Daejeon-si, KR), Joo; Seong-soon (Daejeon-si, KR), Chae; Jong-suk (Daejoen-si, KR)
Title: Sensor node having self localization function and self localization method thereof
Patent Number: 8,462,697

Inventors: Park; Young Kyu (Gyunggi-Do, KR), Kim; Sun Ok (Seoul, KR), Oh; Byung Do (Gyunggi-Do, KR)
Title: Liquid lens having improved sealing structure
Patent Number: 7,545,574

Inventors: Park; Young-soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Xianyu; Wenxu (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Noguchi; Takashi (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Structure of strained silicon on insulator and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,544,585

Inventors: Parnas; Richard (West Hartford, CT), Weed; Clifford (Killingworth, CT), Leadbeater; Nicholas (Southington, CT), Boucher; Matthew (Cromwell, CT)
Title: Methods and systems for alkyl ester production
Patent Number: 7,544,830

Inventors: Parnas; Richard (West Hartford, CT), Weed; Clifford (Killingworth, CT), Leadbeater; Nicholas (Southington, CT), Boucher; Matthew (Cromwell, CT)
Title: Systems for alkyl ester production
Patent Number: 8,461,376

Inventors: Patel; Chinmay S. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus utilizing an agent on the host processing system to initiate loading of a program in response to an event at the host processing system
Patent Number: 6,907,523

Inventors: Paynter; Jeffrey D (Momence, IL), Buenz; Lawrence J (Frankfort, IL)
Title: Coaxial connector with cable diameter adapting seal assembly and interconnection method
Patent Number: 8,460,031

Inventors: Pei; Shao-Kai (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Sandblasting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,460,065

Inventors: Pei; Shao-Kai (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Light blocking plate and lens module having same
Patent Number: 8,459,808

Inventors: Peker; Arkadiy (Glen Cove, NY), Korcharz; Dror (Bat Yam, IL), Okada; Paul (Foothill Ranch, CA)
Title: Sampling external voltage which may exceed integrated circuit maximum voltage rating
Patent Number: 8,461,764

Inventors: Peneder; Johann (Ferschnitz, AT)
Title: Formwork anchor
Patent Number: 8,464,997

Inventors: Penichon; Mickael (Saint-Calais, FR)
Title: Fishplate and a wire duct tray comprising at least two segments interconnected by such a fishplate
Patent Number: 7,544,895

Inventors: Perez; Sergio M. (Lake Worth, FL), Bellum-Bomber; Karen E. (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Bi-directional adjustable benefit denial safer/keeper
Patent Number: 8,464,563

Inventors: Pernia; Scott Michael (Pinckney, MI), McCorquodale; Michael Shannon (Ann Arbor, MI), Kubba; Sundus (Saline, MI)
Title: Low-latency start-up for a monolithic clock generator and timing/frequency reference
Patent Number: 7,545,227

Inventors: Pertsel; Shimon (Sunnyvale, CA), Pozniansky; Eli (Santa Clara, CA), Meitav; Ohad (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Camera exposure optimization techniques that take camera and scene motion into account
Patent Number: 7,546,026

Inventors: Pesl; Marek (Leesburg, VA)
Title: System and method for using digital strings to provide secure distribution of digital content
Patent Number: 8,463,708

Inventors: Petta; Gabriel (Woodbridge, CA), Ohrstrom; Rolf J. (Toronto, CA)
Title: Railing system
Patent Number: 7,543,802

Inventors: Philipp; Jan Boris (Peekskill, NY), Happ; Thomas (Tarrytown, NY)
Title: Mushroom phase change memory having a multilayer electrode
Patent Number: 7,545,668

Inventors: Phillips; George E. (Oshkosh, WI), Davis; Richard A. (Mequon, WI), Jaszewski; Wayne M. (Jackson, WI)
Title: Marine transmission actuation system
Patent Number: 7,544,110

Inventors: Phull; Manjinder Singh (Maharashtra, IN), Rao; Dharmaraj Ramachandra (Maharashtra, IN), Kankan; Rajendra Narayanrao (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Process for the synthesis of propargylated aminoindan derivatives
Patent Number: 8,461,388

Inventors: Piasecki; Frank N. (Haverford, PA), Greenjack; Andrew S. (Thornton, PA), Horn; Joseph F. (State College, PA)
Title: Compound aircraft control system and method
Patent Number: 8,463,465

Inventors: Pierard; Francoise (Abingdon, GB), Charrier; Jean-Damien (Abingdon, GB)
Title: Compounds useful as protein kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,461,149

Inventors: Pierga; Wojciech T. (Glenview, IL), Lawlor; Michael J. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Miter saw with cutting alignment device on a dust chute
Patent Number: 8,459,158

Inventors: Pietraski; Philip J. (Huntington Station, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for selecting link adaptation parameters for CDMA-based wireless communication systems
Patent Number: 8,462,738

Inventors: Pilard; Gael (Reutlingen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for reading from and/or writing to an optical recording medium
Patent Number: 8,462,604

Inventors: Pinkstock; Steven R. (Amanda, OH), Holman; Craig A. (Newark, OH), Concitis; John C. (Columbus, OH), Poe; Ronald A. (Columbus, OH)
Title: Molding apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,543,626

Inventors: Plough; David C. (Portola Valley, CA), Tanaka; Don (Saratoga, CA), Wiesman; Joshua P. (Boston, MA), Cerier; Jeffrey C. (Franklin, MA), Abraham; Richard A. (Reading, MA), Evans; Stephen C. (Westford, MA), Boseck; Gary L. (Belmont, CA)
Title: Pneumostoma management system having a cosmetic and/or protective cover
Patent Number: 8,464,708

Inventors: Polichar; Raulf M. (San Diego, CA), Schirato; Richard C. (Los Alamos, NM), Baltgalvis; Janis (San Diego, CA)
Title: Imaging system including scintillation conversion screen
Patent Number: 6,907,109

Inventors: Pollard, Sr.; Albert C. (Irvington, VA)
Title: Cable steering linkage
Patent Number: 8,459,672

Inventors: Polloni; Roberto (Modigliana, IT), Bertuzzi; Ivanoe (Casalecchio Di Reno, IT), Ghini; Marco (Monte San Pietro, IT), Biondi; Andrea (Bologna, IT)
Title: Hinged-lid package
Patent Number: 8,459,447

Inventors: Polovnev; Andrey Albertovich (Moscow, RU), Khasiakhmetov; Volodymyr Shaymukhametovich (Kharkov, UA)
Title: Barrel-mounted device for a firearm
Patent Number: 8,464,625

Inventors: Pompey; Audrey-Sioux (Mt. Dora, FL)
Title: Kit for building a model of a cell
Patent Number: 8,460,005

Inventors: Pope; Gary A. (Cedar Park, TX), Weerasooriya; Upali P. (Austin, TX), Nguyen; Quoc P. (Austin, TX), Britton; Larry N. (Spicewood, TX)
Title: Di-functional surfactants for enhanced oil recovery
Patent Number: 8,459,360

Inventors: Post; Jan (Sassenheim, NL), Aleksijovski; Goran (Noordwijk, NL), Dijkstra; Wouter (Soest, NL), Bormetti; Cristian (Como, IT), Bianchi; Marco (Lido di Carnaiore, IT), Honsbeek; Bob (Oegstgeest, NL)
Title: Grinder-dispenser apparatus for frozen material
Patent Number: 8,459,580

Inventors: Potter; Jay E. (Springdale, AR)
Title: Hydraulic-pneumatic third point connector
Patent Number: 8,464,802

Inventors: Pouarz; Travis W. (Austin, TX), Paruthi; Viresh (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method of state point correspondence with constrained function determination
Patent Number: 7,546,561

Inventors: Prater; Tom (Marysville, OH), Roop; Mark (Marysville, OH)
Title: Robot gear reducer replacing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,464,413

Inventors: Prior; Gregory P. (Birmingham, MI)
Title: Fuel pressure amplifier for improved cranking performance
Patent Number: 7,543,568

Inventors: Prokoski; Francine J. (Fairfax Station, VA)
Title: System and method for using three dimensional infrared imaging to provide detailed anatomical structure maps
Patent Number: 8,463,006

Inventors: Pu; Hank (Taichung, TW), Hung; Tzu-Wen (Taichung, TW)
Title: Tailstock device for a lathe
Patent Number: 8,459,156

Inventors: Pugh; Christopher William (Oxford, GB), Gleadle; Jonathan Mark (Oxford, GB), Ratcliffe; Peter John (Oxford, GB), Schofield; Christopher Joseph (Oxford, GB), McNeill; Luke Alexander (Oxford, GB)
Title: Assays for modulators of asparaginyl hydroxylase
Patent Number: 7,544,480

Inventors: Qiu; Ji-Feng (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Hong (Shenzhen, CN), Zhou; Xiao-Hui (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Rui (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device having heat dissipation airflow path
Patent Number: 8,462,500

Inventors: Rabbie; Sameh (Kanata, CA), Shan; Tong (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Traffic engineering and bandwidth management of bundled links
Patent Number: 8,463,916

Inventors: Ragvald; Hans (Vingaker, SE), Karlsson; Kjell Anders (Orebro, SE), Bertilsson; Anders (Hogsjo, SE), Nord; Pia Dela (Hogsjo, SE)
Title: Papermaking fabric
Patent Number: 8,460,514

Inventors: Raitano; Arthur B. (Los Angeles, CA), Jakobovits; Aya (Beverly Hills, CA), Challita-Eid; Pia M. (Encino, CA), Ge; Wangmao (Los Angeles, CA), Perez-Villar; Juan J. (Santa Monica, CA), Kanner; Steven B. (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Nucleic acids and corresponding proteins entitled 254P1D6B useful in treatment and detection of cancer
Patent Number: 8,460,881

Inventors: Rajamony; Ramakrishnan (Austin, TX), Speight; William Evan (Austin, TX), Zhang; Lixin (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for reducing cache tag bits
Patent Number: 7,546,417

Inventors: Ramos-Escano; Gabriel (Malaga, ES), Longoni; Fabio (Malaga, ES)
Title: Method, network node and system for managing interfaces in a distributed radio access network
Patent Number: 7,546,145

Inventors: Ramsauer; Martin (Pyrbaum, DE)
Title: X-ray device for imaging at least one part of an examination object
Patent Number: 7,543,988

Inventors: Ranalli; Douglas J. (Cambridge, MA), Huebner; Robert (Topsfield, MA), Johns; Valerie Louise (Wellesley, MA), Ranalli; Shelley J. (Cambridge, MA), Baumgartner; Lori (Burlington, MA), Li; Diana (Woburn, MA)
Title: Delivery expert system, method and computer program product
Patent Number: 8,462,366

Inventors: Randall; Guy (Wooster, OH), Huck; Christopher A. (Wadsworth, OH)
Title: Column selector for pipe section magazine of directional drill
Patent Number: 7,544,036

Inventors: Randall; Michael S. (Simpsonville, SC), Renner; Garry (Easley, SC)
Title: Interposer decoupling array having reduced electrical shorts
Patent Number: 7,545,623

Inventors: Rao; Dharmaraj Ramachandra (Maharashtra, IN), Kankan; Rajendra Narayanrao (Maharashtra, IN), Ghagare; Maruti Ganpati (Maharashtra, IN), Saroj; Sunilkumar Parasnath (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Process for resolving zopiclone
Patent Number: 8,461,334

Inventors: Ratni; Mohamed (Esslingen, DE), Krupezevic; Dragan (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Planar antenna apparatus for ultra wide band applications
Patent Number: 7,545,339

Inventors: Raus; Laura (Rome, IT), Caroli; Fabrizio (Rome, IT), Schulz; Peter (Loffingen, DE), Lutze; Theodor (Balgheim, DE), Weisshaupt; Dieter (Immendingen, DE), Nesper; Markus (Tuttlingen, DE), Faulhaber; Konstantin (Frittlingen, DE)
Title: Surgical instrument for removing bone, cartilage or similar tissue
Patent Number: 8,460,299

Inventors: Raymond; Mark A. (Littleton, CO), Weiss; Seth (Cherry Hills Village, CO)
Title: Visual effect apparatus for displaying interlaced images using block out grids
Patent Number: 7,545,568

Inventors: Reed; John F. (St. Marys, PA), Largey; Joe C (Kersey, PA), Reed; Amy B. (St. Marys, PA)
Title: Integrated vehicle cellular telephone detection system
Patent Number: 8,461,973

Inventors: Rees; Theodore D. (Mountain View, CA), Smith; D. Stuart (San Jose, CA), Zheng; Dong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for allowing multiple devices to share the same serial lines
Patent Number: 7,546,397

Inventors: Reichard; Timothy D. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Adaptive channel equalization technique and method for wideband passive digital receivers
Patent Number: 7,545,859

Inventors: Rey; Patrice (Saint Jean De Moirans, FR), Robert; Philippe (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Tire comprising a force measuring device having a rigid stem
Patent Number: 7,543,490

Inventors: Reynolds; Daniel (Devon, GB)
Title: Pressure activated device and breathing system
Patent Number: 8,459,263

Inventors: Reznik; Yuriy (San Diego, CA)
Title: Memory efficient coding of variable length codes
Patent Number: 7,545,293

Inventors: Richter; Jonathan (Sheridan, WY), McCarthy; John (Sheridan, WY)
Title: Method of collecting crude oil and crude oil collection header apparatus
Patent Number: 7,543,649

Inventors: Ridgway; Robert K (Northbrook, IL)
Title: Fuel line gasket for use with a diesel fuel injector
Patent Number: 8,459,656

Inventors: Rieger; Ryan W. (San Jose, CA), Withanawasam; Lakshman (Maple Grove, MN), Jensen; Ronald J. (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Systems and methods for three dimensional sensors
Patent Number: 8,459,112

Inventors: Riemer; Gary D. (Jamestown, ND)
Title: Nitrogen pressure-based engine device
Patent Number: 8,464,534

Inventors: Riibe; Gary (Herman, NE)
Title: Means for electrically connecting a vehicle electrical system to a trailer
Patent Number: 8,465,041

Inventors: Risi; Angelo (Richmond Hill, CA), Matys; Tyler (Aurora, CA)
Title: Multiple-unit indexing clamp with mating vertically-grooved stacking units
Patent Number: 8,465,071

Inventors: Ritt; Christoph (Langenfeld, DE), Erbacher; Christoph (Haan, DE), Baumhof; Patrick (Dusslingen, DE)
Title: Methods and kit for isolating nucleic acids
Patent Number: 8,460,941

Inventors: Roblejo; Conrad (Marlton, NJ)
Title: Resuscitation device
Patent Number: 8,459,256

Inventors: Rodriguez; Mark G. (Manassas, VA)
Title: Athletic training device
Patent Number: 8,465,290

Inventors: Rodriguez; Rolando V. (Metamora, MI)
Title: Floating torque tube propeller shaft assembly
Patent Number: 7,543,678

Inventors: Roeper; Stefanie (Medford, MA), Looker; Adam R. (Cambridge, MA), Martinot; Theodore A. (Jamaica Plain, MA), Neubert-Langille; Bobbianna (Sudbury, MA), Ryan; Michael P. (Roxbury, MA), Snoonian; John R. (Bolton, MA)
Title: Processes for producing phenyl-6-(1-(phenyl)ureido)nicotinamides)
Patent Number: 8,461,345

Inventors: Rogers; Darren Kenneth (Wheeling, WV), Plucinski; Janusz Wladyslaw (Glen Dale, WV)
Title: Activated, coal-based carbon foam
Patent Number: 7,544,222

Inventors: Roschmann; Konrad (Ludwigshafen-Edigheim, DE), Bette; Virginie (Mannheim, DE), Amthor; Stephan (Ludwigshafen, DE), Bergmann; Hermann (Singapore, SG), Schroeder; Marc (Canton, MI)
Title: Corrosion protection coatings
Patent Number: 8,460,445

Inventors: Roth; Bernhard (Oberderdingen, DE)
Title: Control unit for domestic appliances
Patent Number: 8,462,022

Inventors: Roth; Vernon (Westcliffe, CO), Sherman; Gregory (New York, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficient generation of Hydrogen II
Patent Number: 8,459,214

Inventors: Rousson; Ludovic (Saint Lager Bressac, FR), Cordeiro; Pierre (Livron sur Drome, FR), Vettoretti; Alain (Bourg les Valence, FR), Herelier; Patrick (Saint Jean de Muzols, FR)
Title: Fastening tool with depth of drive adjustment
Patent Number: 8,464,806

Inventors: Rovelli; Ivan Maria (Monza, IT)
Title: Dispensing cap with automatic valve for containers for transporting and dispensing liquid or creamy substances
Patent Number: 8,464,915

Inventors: Rub; Winfried (Waldshut-Tiengen, DE)
Title: Hydraulic valve device
Patent Number: 8,464,757

Inventors: Rudish; Ronald M. (Commack, NY), Sullivan; Brian M. (Huntington, NY)
Title: Impedance matching mechanism for phased array antennas
Patent Number: 8,462,071

Inventors: Ruehl; Helmut (Giessen, DE)
Title: Method and arrangement for adapting the lateral and temporal resolution of a microscope image
Patent Number: 6,907,137

Inventors: Ruehli; Albert E. (Chappaqua, NY), Yang; Chuanyi (Seattle, WA)
Title: Electromagnetic response model with improved high frequency stability
Patent Number: 7,546,230

Inventors: Ruff; James (Springdale, AR), Lasse; Kelvin D. (Springdale, AR), Reddell; Tim (Bentonville, AR), Vanderpool; Marshall (Bentonville, AR), Reed, Jr.; Charley Lee (Tontitown, AR), Haley, legal representative; Angela D. (Siloam Springs, AR), Haley; Brandon (Springdale, AR)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for positioning poultry, meat, and fish product pieces on a conveyor
Patent Number: 7,544,119

Inventors: Rulkov; Nikolai (San Diego, CA), Hunt; Mark (San Diego, CA), Brady; Donald (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Monitoring device with an accelerometer, method and system
Patent Number: 8,460,199

Inventors: Runyan; Clayton Chance (Mill Creek, OK)
Title: Transportable shooting bench and target
Patent Number: 8,464,460

Inventors: Rush; Eric W. (Manchester, MO), Morgan; Donald E. (Florissant, MO), Snider; S. Duke (St. Louis, MO)
Title: Insert with sleeve for a molded impeller
Patent Number: 7,544,042

Inventors: Ryan; Shawn (Upton, MA), DeVries; Robert B. (Northborough, MA), Benning; Christopher A. (Lowell, MA)
Title: Endoscopic bite guard and related methods of use
Patent Number: 8,460,248

Inventors: Ryu; Choong O (Gimhae-si, KR)
Title: Method for manufacturing a composite drive shaft manufactured using mold
Patent Number: 8,459,978

Inventors: Rzadki; Wolfgang (Glinde, DE), Schulze; Matthias (Luneburg, DE), Volzke; Ronald (Nurnberg, DE), Wacker; Bernd (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Power generation, distribution, and on-board power supply system for low-emissive surface marine (navy) ships of different classes and sizes
Patent Number: 7,544,108

Inventors: Saadat; Vahid (Atherton, CA), Peh; Ruey-Feng (Mountain View, CA), Tam; Edmund (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Epicardial access and treatment systems
Patent Number: 8,460,181

Inventors: Sadaka; Mariam G. (Austin, TX), White; Ted R. (Austin, TX), Nguyen; Bich-Yen (Austin, TX)
Title: Trench liner for DSO integration
Patent Number: 7,544,548

Inventors: Saeki; Tomoya (Saitama, JP), Sato; Noribumi (Saitama, JP), Kuriki; Iwao (Saitama, JP), Saito; Kazuhiro (Saitama, JP), Tanaka; Toru (Kashiwazaki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having an intermediate transfer member wrapped around and driven by a photoconductor drum
Patent Number: 7,546,073

Inventors: Safko; Lon S. (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: System and method for providing paper model replicas over a wide area computer network
Patent Number: 7,546,356

Inventors: Saito; Shinichiro (Kawasaki, JP), Onizawa; Shigehiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Gateway device and port number assignment method
Patent Number: 8,462,800

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Makoto (Shiga, JP)
Title: Switched capacitor circuit
Patent Number: 8,461,918

Inventors: Sakane; Hiroyuki (Anjo, JP)
Title: Flexible wiring system for electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,546,407

Inventors: Sakata; Masashi (Kobe, JP), Iwamoto; Yuuki (Nishinomiya, JP), Hayashi; Yaoki (Osaka, JP), Nakamura; Shigeto (Himeji, JP), Takehara; Yoshiya (Kakogawa, JP), Morita; Hirokazu (Kakogawa, JP)
Title: Pick-up style utility vehicle with expandable cargo bed
Patent Number: 8,465,074

Inventors: Sakurai; Makoto (Kobe, JP), Nakajima; Fumiharu (Kobe, JP), Fukumoto; Takunori (Kobe, JP), Nakamura; Nobuyuki (Chofu, JP), Ohtani; Shunsuke (Naka-gun, JP), Mashiko; Shinro (Kobe, JP)
Title: Multivalent ion generating source and charged particle beam apparatus using such ion generating source
Patent Number: 7,544,952

Inventors: Salice; Luciano (Carimate, IT)
Title: Deceleration device for a hinge and a hinge having the deceleration device
Patent Number: 8,464,394

Inventors: Salomon; James A. (Cheshire, CT)
Title: Method and system for producing robust indicia for digital printing and verification
Patent Number: 6,907,132

Inventors: Salter; Craig (Hamilton, CA)
Title: Providing assistance for editing markup document based on inferred grammar
Patent Number: 8,464,216

Inventors: Sampson; Bernard Francis (Bridgwater, GB), Harvey; Robert John (Yeovil, GB)
Title: Jet pump apparatus
Patent Number: 8,465,264

Inventors: Sanada; Kazutoshi (Hiroshima-ken, JP)
Title: Infrared reflecting black pigment, paint and resin composition
Patent Number: 8,460,456

Inventors: Sanchez; Angel Castillo (Milwaukee, WI)
Title: Adjustable bracket for outlet and switch boxes
Patent Number: 7,544,889

Inventors: Sancho Sanz; Javier (Zaragoza, ES), Velazquez Campoy; Adrian (Zaragoza, ES), Cremades Casasin; Nunilo (Zaragoza, ES)
Title: Composition for treating infectious diseases
Patent Number: 8,461,202

Inventors: Sandorfi; Roger J. (Lynbrook, NY)
Title: Telescoping grilling tong
Patent Number: 8,459,708

Inventors: Sardari Lodriche; Soroush (Tehran, IR), Dianat; Shima Alsadaat (Tehran, IR)
Title: Learning method for chemical compound nomenclature
Patent Number: 8,465,286

Inventors: Sarshar; Nima (Fremont, CA), Singh; Sudhir Kumar (San Jose, CA), Roychowdhury; Vwani P. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for building a universal multimedia learner
Patent Number: 8,463,756

Inventors: Sato; Hiroki (Ohi, JP), Maki; Atsushi (Fuchu, JP), Kiguchi; Masashi (Kawagoe, JP)
Title: Optical system for measuring metabolism in a body
Patent Number: 6,907,279

Inventors: Sato; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Device for simulating circuits, method for simulating the same, and recording medium
Patent Number: 6,907,394

Inventors: Sato; Ryuichi (Sendai, JP)
Title: Surface shape measurement apparatus
Patent Number: 8,462,353

Inventors: Satou; Hiroki (Fussa, JP)
Title: Waveform generating apparatus and waveform generating program
Patent Number: 7,544,882

Inventors: Savage; Sam L. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Storage of stochastic information in stochastic information systems
Patent Number: 8,463,732

Inventors: Sawada; Munenori (Suwa, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,545,398

Inventors: Sawey; David C. (Richardson, TX), Shih; Yung-Che (Plano, TX), Rumer; Robert T. (Camarillo, CA)
Title: Data loop port acceleration circuit
Patent Number: 7,545,817

Inventors: Sayama; Tatsuo (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Headrest and vehicle seat provided with the same
Patent Number: 8,459,744

Inventors: Scarborough; Rashad Na'im (Durham, NC)
Title: Lever enhanced pedaling system with wrap around chain propulsion system
Patent Number: 8,465,038

Inventors: Schaaf; Philip J. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Cleaning apparatus and related methods
Patent Number: 7,543,352

Inventors: Schaefer; Roberto (Ciudad de Buenos Aires, AR), Morhac; Martin Jorge (Provincia de Buenos Aires, AR)
Title: Medial and lateral femoral implants for single-compartment knee prosthesis
Patent Number: 7,544,210

Inventors: Schambeck; Bernhard (Menlo Park, CA), Ananny; John (San Francisco, CA), Fuchs; Dietmar (Menlo Park, CA), Simon; Greg (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Modular vehicle key system
Patent Number: 7,545,260

Inventors: Schechter; Michael Moses (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Operating an air-hybrid vehicle with two-stage compression and expansion
Patent Number: 7,543,668

Inventors: Scheffler; Keith (Fenton, MO), Tiefel; Simeon E. (Stevensville, MT)
Title: Pet toy convertible between a bone shape and a ball shape
Patent Number: 8,464,665

Inventors: Scheffler; Keith (Springdale, AR)
Title: Pet toy convertible between a compact configuration and an expanded configuration
Patent Number: 8,464,664

Inventors: Schempp; Stefan (Wernau, DE)
Title: Method for operating at least one injector of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,459,233

Inventors: Schilling; Donald L. (Sands Point, NY)
Title: Base station having a set of phased array antennas
Patent Number: 8,462,876

Inventors: Schillo; Sonny (Huntersville, NC)
Title: Device for applying sheet material and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,464,974

Inventors: Schleusener; Martin (Namborn, DE), Hollig; Uwe (Munchen, DE)
Title: Arrangement and method for inking an applicator element of an electrophotographic printer or copier
Patent Number: 7,546,070

Inventors: Schlienger; Andre (Arlesheim, CH), Buettler; Markus (Oensingen, CH), Senn; Peter (Waldenburg, CH), Raehle; Christian (Basel, CH)
Title: Surgical nail
Patent Number: 8,465,489

Inventors: Schmidt; Darren D. (Thompson, ND)
Title: Method and apparatus for supply of low-Btu gas to an engine generator
Patent Number: 8,460,413

Inventors: Schmidt; Eugen (Merbelsrod/Thuringen, DE), Blaurock; Frank (Schleusingerneundorf/Thuringen, DE), Leusenrink; Hartmut (Hildburghausen/Thuringen, DE)
Title: Assembly and method for mounting a pump bearing in/on plastic coolant pump housings
Patent Number: 8,459,874

Inventors: Schmidt; Rudiger (Fredenbeck, DE), Solntsev; Alexander (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Air guiding flap of an aircraft comprising control of the pressure forces impinging thereon, process for adjusting the position of an air guiding flap and ram air system including such an air guiding flap
Patent Number: 7,543,777

Inventors: Schorzman; Derek (Pittsford, NY), Salamone; Joseph C. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Polymerization products and biomedical devices containing same
Patent Number: 7,544,751

Inventors: Schouteeten; Alain (Ezanville, FR), Bleger; Francois (Trosly-Breuil, FR), Mordacq; Francoise (Trosly-Breuil, FR), Piron; Jerome (Janville, FR)
Title: Process for the preparation of n-alkyl-2(hydroxy-4benzoyl)-3 benzofurans and intermediates thereof
Patent Number: 7,544,817

Inventors: Schuetze; Hinrich (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Hypertext concordance
Patent Number: 6,907,562

Inventors: Schultz; Roger L. (Ninnekah, OK), Watson; Brock (Oklahoma City, OK), Ferguson; Andrew (Moore, OK), Loving; Stanley W. (Port Aransas, TX)
Title: Apparatus for creating bidirectional rotary force or motion in a downhole device and method for using same
Patent Number: 8,459,365

Inventors: Schwartz; Frederick C. (Clinton, PA)
Title: Insert apparatus for a preexisting cart
Patent Number: 7,543,870

Inventors: Scriven; Dale R. (Upper Marlboro, MD)
Title: Spelling game
Patent Number: 8,465,023

Inventors: Seenivasan; Narayanasamy (Carrollton, TX)
Title: Open flotation de-inking module for recycled paper
Patent Number: 7,544,271

Inventors: Segal; Mara Clair (San Francisco, CA), Mockus; Darrell Scott (San Francisco, CA), Greenberg; Russell Jon (New York, NY)
Title: Interactive and 3-D multi-senor touch selection interface for an automated retail store, vending machine, digital sign, or retail display
Patent Number: 8,463,430

Inventors: Segal; Mara Clair (San Francisco, CA), Mockus; Darrell Scott (San Francisco, CA), Greenberg; Russell Jon (New York, NY)
Title: Customer retention system and process in a vending unit, retail display or automated retail store
Patent Number: 8,463,431

Inventors: Seidler; Malte (Heidelberg, DE), Strunk; Detlef (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Device for controlling a sheet-fed rotary printing machine having a plurality of drive motors
Patent Number: 8,464,636

Inventors: Selca; Vitore (Seattle, WA), Bryant; Christopher W. (Seattle, WA), Dickinson; Richard L. (Seattle, WA), McDowell; Richard Shawn (North Bend, WA), Woodall; Zachary P. (Issaquah, WA), McCormack; Michael J. (Snohomish, WA)
Title: Data source task pane
Patent Number: 7,546,291

Inventors: Selle; Stephen (Mentor, OH)
Title: Fastener
Patent Number: 8,459,920

Inventors: Semcken; Kevin R. (Evergreen, CO), Schweitzer; H. Christopher (Lafayette, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for modifying an audio signal
Patent Number: 8,462,975

Inventors: Seo; Dae Won (Gunpo, KR), Chung; In Hwa (Yongin, KR), Lee; Ki Bong (Cheongju, KR), Lee; In Kyu (Gunpo, KR)
Title: Processes for the preparation of cephem derivatives
Patent Number: 7,544,797

Inventors: Seol; Hyun Uk (Seoul, KR), Lee; Young Sung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young Hun (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Kyeong Bae (Seoul, KR), Seo; Jeong Min (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Kyoung Kyu (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition for the treatment of premature ejaculation
Patent Number: 8,461,146

Inventors: Seol; Marn Taek (Kyung Gi-Do, KR)
Title: Multifunctional pedaling motion bicycle
Patent Number: 7,544,139

Inventors: Serizawa; Kohji (Kanagawa, JP), Tsujino; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tanizawa; Hirokazu (Kanagawa, JP), Sumiya; Takeji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Disk drive with vibration suppression member disposed near head assembly
Patent Number: 7,545,599

Inventors: Seshita; Toshiki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor switch for switching terminals
Patent Number: 8,461,911

Inventors: Seymour; Eric (Fort Collins, CO), Gilmore; Jack Arthur (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Device system and method for coupling multiple photovoltaic arrays
Patent Number: 8,461,507

Inventors: Seymour; Eric (Fort Collins, CO), Gilmore; Jack Arthur (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Device, system, and method for sectioning and coupling multiple photovoltaic strings
Patent Number: 8,461,508

Inventors: Shaarawi; Mohammed S. (Corvallis, OR), Clark; Benjamin L. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Fluid ejection device
Patent Number: 7,543,915

Inventors: Shankar; Laxman (San Jose, CA), Ambe; Shekhar (San Jose, CA)
Title: Per CoS memory partitioning
Patent Number: 6,907,453

Inventors: Shashidhar; Vummintala (Santa Clara, CA), Prasad; Vara J. (Santa Clara, CA), Oyman; Ozgur (Palo Alto, CA), Lindskog; Erik (Santa Clara, CA), Lorenz; Robert (Santa Clara, CA), Rath; Kamlesh (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method for link adaptation
Patent Number: 7,545,876

Inventors: Shattuck; Donna (Salt Lake City, UT), Russell; Deanna (Salt Lake City, UT), Abkevich; Victor (Salt Lake City, UT), Neff; Chris (Salt Lake City, UT), Cannon-Albright; Lisa (Salt Lake City, UT), Camp; Nicola (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Depression gene
Patent Number: 7,544,475

Inventors: Shcherbakov; Igor (Moscow, RU), Sleptsov; Vladimir (Moscow, RU)
Title: Multilayer anode
Patent Number: 8,462,483

Inventors: Sheehan; Thomas R. (Newnan, GA)
Title: Portable lock wirelessly connectable to security system
Patent Number: 7,543,467

Inventors: Shigemori; Yuriyo (Edogawa-ku, JP)
Title: Image processing of designated image portion
Patent Number: 6,907,136

Inventors: Shigyo; Kazuhiro (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Nakano; Yoshikazu (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing electrical discharge surface treatment-purpose electrode and electrical discharge surface treatment-purpose electrode
Patent Number: 8,460,603

Inventors: Shimazaki; Daisaku (Tokorozawa, JP), Oki; Eiji (Tokyo, JP), Yamanaka; Naoaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Layered network node, network incorporating the same, node, and layered network
Patent Number: 7,545,829

Inventors: Shimizu; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,545,688

Inventors: Shimizu; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Plating analyzing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,544,280

Inventors: Shimizu; Tokuo (Tokyo, JP), Yano; Tetsunori (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Naoki (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Blasting medium picking-apart device
Patent Number: 7,543,769

Inventors: Shimomura; Osamu (Toyota, JP)
Title: Method of removing molded article and apparatus for same
Patent Number: 7,543,627

Inventors: Shin; Dong Seok (Seoul, KR), Kang; Young Goo (Chungcheongnam-Do, KR)
Title: Advertisement servicing system using e-mail arrival notifying program and method therefor
Patent Number: 6,907,418

Inventors: Shin; Dong-Yong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display device and display panel and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 7,545,351

Inventors: Shirai; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Maeda; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Nishino; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Fusao (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: System configurations and methods for controlling image projection apparatuses
Patent Number: 8,462,421

Inventors: Shirvanian; Kosti (Newport Beach, CA), Aykanian; Arthur (Laguna Hills, CA)
Title: Waste to energy process and plant
Patent Number: 8,464,540

Inventors: Shupe; Stephan A. (Bluff City, TN), Shupe; Christopher L. (Bluff City, TN)
Title: Space saving wardrobe or closet
Patent Number: 8,459,755

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printer with low voltage vapor bubble generating heaters
Patent Number: 7,543,916

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead assembly
Patent Number: 7,543,924

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Thermal printhead with self-preserving heater element
Patent Number: 7,543,914

Inventors: Simic; Mirjana (Ottawa, CA), Mordvinov; Vladimir (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Master-detail provider and method of providing master-detail functionality
Patent Number: 7,546,292

Inventors: Simke; Dietmar (Cottbus, DE), Rathmann; Boris (Cottbus, DE), Bude; Rudiger (Cottbus, DE), Lilienthal; Gilbert (Cottbus, DE)
Title: Drive drum for a belt conveyor
Patent Number: 7,543,700

Inventors: Sinclair; Frank (Quincy, MA), Singh; Vikram (North Andover, MA)
Title: Patterned magnetic bit data storage media and a method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,460,748

Inventors: Singh; Gurbir (Gig Harbor, WA), Greiner; Robert J. (Beaverton, OR), Pawlowski; Stephen S. (Beaverton, OR), Hill; David L. (Cornelius, OR), Parker; Donald D. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Enhanced highly pipelined bus architecture
Patent Number: 6,907,487

Inventors: Sinha; Sunil Kumar (Katy, TX), Deysarkar; Asoke (Houston, TX)
Title: Heat pump liquid heater
Patent Number: 7,543,456

Inventors: Sinn; Ulrich (Erlangen, DE), Weiler; Christoph (Bretten, DE)
Title: Radio communication system, coordinator unit and communications terminal
Patent Number: 8,462,762

Inventors: Sitton; Gary A. (Houston, TX), Bloor; Robert (Missouri City, TX), Smith; J. MacDonald (Houston, TX)
Title: Acquiring seismic vibrator signals having distinguishing signatures
Patent Number: 8,462,585

Inventors: Sitton; Gary A. (Houston, TX), Bloor; Robert (Missouri City, TX), Smith; J. MacDonald (Houston, TX)
Title: Generating seismic vibrator signals having distinguishing signatures
Patent Number: 8,462,587

Inventors: Sitton; Gary A. (Houston, TX), Bloor; Robert (Missouri City, TX), Smith; J. MacDonald (Houston, TX)
Title: Processing seismic vibrator signals having distinguishing signatures
Patent Number: 8,462,588

Inventors: Sitton; Gary A. (Houston, TX), Bloor; Robert (Missouri City, TX), Smith; J. MacDonald (Houston, TX)
Title: Apparatus for generating seismic signals having distinguishing signatures
Patent Number: 8,462,589

Inventors: Siu; Yu (Shatin New Territories, HK), Dai; Wenjie (Shatin New Territories, HK)
Title: Spectacles
Patent Number: 8,465,149

Inventors: Sivrikoz; Ayca (Houston, TX), Hickman; William E. (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for producing oil and/or gas
Patent Number: 8,459,368

Inventors: Skalbeck; Todd (Willmar, MN), Knudsen; Gary (Kandiyohi, MN)
Title: Detachable gooseneck trailer locking mechanism
Patent Number: 8,465,040

Inventors: Skarp; Carl Filip Erik (Lund, SE)
Title: Over-voltage protection
Patent Number: 8,462,478

Inventors: Skiba-Szymanska; Joanna Krystyna (Cambridge, GB), Shields; Andrew James (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Semiconductor device and a method of fabricating a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,461,569

Inventors: Skurich; Michael Stefan (Canton, OH), Missik-Gaffney; Lisa Marie (North Jackson, OH), Hubbell; David Ray (Hartville, OH), Martter; Teresa Diane (Akron, OH), Balogh; George Frank (North Canton, OH), Goldstein; Arthur Allen (Mayfield Village, OH)
Title: Pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 8,459,322

Inventors: Slessarev; Marat (Toronto, CA), Fisher; Joe (Thornhill, CA), Volgyesi; George (Toronto, CA), Prisman; Eitan (Toronto, CA), Mikulus; David (Oakville, CA), Hudson; Chris (Waterloo, CA), Ansel; Cliff (Thornhill, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to attain and maintain target end tidal gas concentrations
Patent Number: 8,459,258

Inventors: Smith; Adlai H. (Escondido, CA), Hunter, Jr.; Robert O. (Snowmass Village, CO), Bendik; Joseph (Escondido, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for measurement of crossfield chromatic response of projection imaging systems
Patent Number: 7,544,449

Inventors: Smith; Alan (Nottingham, GB), Dyer; Ann Margaret (Nottingham, GB)
Title: Pharmaceutical compositions
Patent Number: 8,460,702

Inventors: Smith; Brian K. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Managing dynamic configuration data for producer components in a computer infrastructure
Patent Number: 7,546,582

Inventors: Smith; Ernie (Calabasas, CA)
Title: Pari-mutuel wagering apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,460,079

Inventors: Smith; Jarred A (Huntersville, NC), Welsh; Christopher M. (Livermore, CA), Davis; Trevor J (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Bore inspection probe
Patent Number: 7,543,512

Inventors: Smith; Maurice M. (Cordova, TN), Lim; Roy (Memphis, TN), Roehm, III; Thomas E. (Braden, TN)
Title: Minimally invasive instruments and methods for preparing vertebral endplates
Patent Number: 8,460,296

Inventors: Smithbaker; John (Lander, WY), Weaver; Brendon (Riverton, WY), Kato; Masashi (Warabi, JP), Ishigaki; Hiroaki (Warabi, JP)
Title: Multi-step eyepiece
Patent Number: 7,545,582

Inventors: Soe; Jorn Borch (Mundelstrup, DK), Poulsen; Charlotte Horsmans (Braband, DK), Hostrup; Pernille Bak ( rhus C, DK)
Title: Method of improving the properties of a flour dough, a flour dough improving composition and improved food products
Patent Number: 8,460,723

Inventors: Sommer; Frank (Kirchheim/Tech, DE), Weissinger; Ralf (Zell u.A., DE)
Title: Drive unit for garage doors with universal electric connection options
Patent Number: 8,464,468

Inventors: Sonoda; Yuji (Hiratsuka, JP), Kikuchi; Shuji (Yokohama, JP), Hirano; Katsunori (Yokohama, JP), Anjo; Ichiro (Koganei, JP), Katagiri; Mitsuaki (Nishitokyo, JP)
Title: DRAM stacked package, DIMM, and semiconductor manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,546,506

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)
Title: Frequency up-conversion using a harmonic generation and extraction module
Patent Number: 7,546,096

Inventors: Spanner; Erwin (Traunstein, DE)
Title: Device for position indication and detection of guidance errors
Patent Number: 6,907,372

Inventors: Spasov; Robert (Schaan, LI), Blessing; Matthias (Frastanz, AT), Gschwend; Hans (Buchs, CH), Schiestl; Ulrich (Feldkirch, AT)
Title: Hand-held drive-in tool
Patent Number: 7,543,728

Inventors: Spector; Donald (New York, NY)
Title: Security sensor with remote communications capability
Patent Number: 8,461,981

Inventors: Speelmans; Gelske (Wageningen, NL), Govers; Maria Johanna Adriana Petronella (Bennekom, NL)
Title: Composition containing fermantable polysaccharides
Patent Number: 8,461,131

Inventors: Spencer; Bradford Lawrence (Hammonds Plains, CA)
Title: Optimizing mobile terminated/mobile initiated call legs
Patent Number: 8,463,240

Inventors: Spiro; Clifford (Naperville, IL), Remsen; Edward (Oswego, IL), Werts; Thomas (Westmont, IL)
Title: CMP sensor and control system
Patent Number: 8,460,507

Inventors: Stama; Giulio (Miami, FL)
Title: Hydrogen system for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,464,667

Inventors: Stanford; Frantz D. (Madison, WI)
Title: Mechanical lift measurement system
Patent Number: 7,544,902

Inventors: Stanford; Richard A. (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Hydraulic disconnect
Patent Number: 8,464,788

Inventors: Starcher; Will Andrew (Spencer, WV)
Title: Multiple configuration portable easel
Patent Number: 7,543,790

Inventors: Steffens; Robert (Niedernissa, DE), Melchior; Frank (Erfurt, DE), Dausel; Martin (Erfurt, DE), Graefe; Andreas (Erfurt, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for calculating filter coefficients for a predefined loudspeaker arrangement
Patent Number: 8,462,966

Inventors: Steger; Lothar (Munchen, DE), Fruh; Thomas (Limburgerhof, DE), Heiliger; Ludger (Neustadt, DE)
Title: Process for producing rubber mixtures
Patent Number: 7,544,729

Inventors: Steinberg; Dan A. (Blacksburg, VA), Rasnake; Larry J. (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Etching process for micromachining crystalline materials and devices fabricated thereby
Patent Number: 6,907,150

Inventors: Steinberg; Eran (San Francisco, CA), Prilutsky; Yury (San Mateo, CA), Corcoran; Peter (Claregalway, IE), Bigioi; Petronel (Galway, IE), Zamfir; Adrian (Bucharest, RO), Buzuloiu; Vasile (Bucharest, RO), Ursu; Danutz (Bucharest, RO), Zamfir; Marta (Bucharest, RO)
Title: Automated statistical self-calibrating detection and removal of blemishes in digital images dependent upon changes in extracted parameter values
Patent Number: 7,545,995

Inventors: Steiner; Jochen (Bensheim, DE), Bay; Kerem (Ludwigshafen, DE), Schwab; Ekkehard (Neustadt, DE), Weck; Alexander (Freinsheim, DE)
Title: Process for the selective preparation of light olefins
Patent Number: 8,461,219

Inventors: Stephens; Thomas Glenn (Grand Prarie, TX), Else; Stephen C. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Wind driven power generator
Patent Number: 8,461,708

Inventors: Stephenson; Dwayne K. (Gray, TN)
Title: Quick change drum head assembly
Patent Number: 8,461,440

Inventors: Stevenson; Paul D. (Ann Arbor, MI), Grochowski; Edwin T. (Howell, MI), Biallas; Jeffrey J. (Dexter, MI)
Title: Extension housing to transmission case attachment
Patent Number: 7,543,520

Inventors: Stoddard; Nathan G. (Gettysburg, PA), Lewis; Monte A. (Montgomery Village, MD), Clark; Roger F. (Knoxville, MD)
Title: Systems and methods for monitoring a solid-liquid interface
Patent Number: 8,459,132

Inventors: Storer; Corwin E. (Bartonville, IL), Carlton; Douglas J. (Peoria, IL), Weier; Todd M. (Peoria, IL)
Title: Rear wheel drive assist with articulation based speed modulation
Patent Number: 8,459,394

Inventors: Stougaard; Peter (Skibby, DK), Hansen; Ole Cai (Copenhagen, DK)
Title: Recombinant hexose oxidase, a method of producing same and use of such enzyme
Patent Number: 7,544,795

Inventors: Straka; Michael R. (Middletown, CA), Poppe; Carl H. (Sebastopol, CA), Servin; Carl M. (Rohnert Park, CA), Calic; Caba (Reno, NV)
Title: Dosing engine and cartridge apparatus for liquid dispensing and method
Patent Number: 7,544,289

Inventors: Strang; Eric J. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus for electron density measurement
Patent Number: 7,544,269

Inventors: Streck; Christof (Coswig, DE), Kahlert; Volker (Dresden, DE), Hanke; Alexander (Radebeul, DE)
Title: Technique for strain engineering in Si-based Transistors by using embedded semiconductor layers including atoms with high covalent radius
Patent Number: 7,544,551

Inventors: Streckert; Hans H. (River Grove, IL)
Title: Fishing rod support system
Patent Number: 8,464,462

Inventors: Stupperich; Hans-Peter (Heidenheim, DE), Hornung; Fridmann (Lauchheim, DE), Kesselmeier; Ruediger (Herbrechtingen, DE)
Title: Loop-forming nonwoven material for a mechanical closure element
Patent Number: 7,544,628

Inventors: Sturza; Mark (Encino, CA), Underbrink; Paul (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: System and method for use of sieving in GPS signal acquisition
Patent Number: 8,462,831

Inventors: Su; Jung-Chieh (Taipei, TW), Song; Siao-Fang (Taipei, TW)
Title: White-light emitting devices with stabilized dominant wavelength
Patent Number: 8,459,814

Inventors: Su; Tsung-Han (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chen; Chun-Ming (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Oxygen content adjustment apparatus and container data center including the same
Patent Number: 8,464,751

Inventors: Su; Tung-Ming (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: RF signal receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 8,463,211

Inventors: Su; Ying-Chieh (Tainan, TW)
Title: Adjustable office chair
Patent Number: 8,465,091

Inventors: Subramanian; Sundar (Somerville, NJ), Jovicic; Aleksandar (Jersey City, NJ), Tavildar; Saurabh (Jersey City, NJ), Li; Junyi (Chester, NJ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for minimizing inter-symbol interference in a peer-to-peer network background
Patent Number: 8,462,874

Inventors: Suero Castano; Maria Teresa (Zalla, ES), Perez Rodriguez; Alberto (Zalla, ES)
Title: Safety cabinet for filling self-contained breathing apparatus bottles
Patent Number: 8,459,316

Inventors: Sueyoshi; Masafumi (Kanagawa, JP), Kuroda; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system and image pick-up apparaus
Patent Number: 7,545,579

Inventors: Sugahara; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuno; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Masaaki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Reconfigurable logic circuit using a transistor having spin-dependent transfer characteristics
Patent Number: 7,545,013

Inventors: Sugar; Gary L. (Rockville, MD), Vaidyanathan; Chandra (Bethesda, MD), Tesfai; Yohannes (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Apparatus for antenna diversity using joint maximal ratio combining
Patent Number: 7,545,778

Inventors: Sugimoto; Kayo (Tokyo, JP), Ogawa; Kazuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Takimoto; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Makoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communications system and method, information processing apparatus and method, information management apparatus and method, recording medium and program
Patent Number: 8,463,917

Inventors: Sugisawa; Toshifumi (Kobe, JP)
Title: METHOD OF DETECTION OF LIMITED SLIP DIFFERENTIAL DEVICE, METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETECTING DECREASE IN TIRE AIR-PRESSURE EMPLOYING THE METHOD OF DETECTION, AND PROGRAM FOR JUDGING DECOMPRESSION OF TIRE
Patent Number: 6,907,327

Inventors: Sugita; Shigenobu (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Image projection optical system and image projection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,578

Inventors: Sugizaki; Go (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Aiichiro (Kawasaki, JP), Aoki; Naozumi (Kawasaki, JP), Motokurumada; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, memory control method, and memory control device utilizing local and global snoop control units to maintain cache coherency
Patent Number: 8,464,004

Inventors: Sullivan; Scott L. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Spring assisted folding knife
Patent Number: 7,543,386

Inventors: Sumi; Naoki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Diffuse reflector for a liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,543,950

Inventors: Sumikawa; Michito (Yokkaichi, JP), Maruo; Makoto (Yokkaichi, JP), Miyazaki; Kazuo (Yokkaichi, JP), Nishina; Shigehiro (Yokkaichi, JP), Matsuzawa; Yukiko (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Methods for producing nateglinide B-type crystals
Patent Number: 7,544,834

Inventors: Sumitani; Ken (Nara, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,545,683

Inventors: Sun; Chen-Kuo (Escondido, CA)
Title: Passive optical network with sub-octave transmission
Patent Number: 8,463,124

Inventors: Sun; Chen-Kuo (Escondido, CA)
Title: System and method for transmissions via RF over glass
Patent Number: 8,463,137

Inventors: Sun; Hongmei (Beijing, CN), Li; Qinghua (San Ramon, CA), Lin; Xintian E. (Palo Alto, CA), Zhu; Yuan (Beijing, CN), Xu; Changlong (Beijing, CN), Fwu; Jong-Kae (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for transmitting fast feedback data in wireless systems
Patent Number: 8,462,713

Inventors: Sun; Jie (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: System and method for protecting data of mobile phone
Patent Number: 8,462,948

Inventors: Sun; Yu (Fremont, CA), Flynn; Bill (San Jose, CA), Brunnett; Don (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Magnetic storage systems and methods with tighter write fault window to improve reliability
Patent Number: 7,545,593

Inventors: Sun; Zheng-Heng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Mounting mechanism for storage device and electronic device having same
Patent Number: 8,462,493

Inventors: Sun; Zheng-Heng (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Airflow guide member and electronic device having the same
Patent Number: 8,462,503

Inventors: Sun; Zheng-Heng (Tu-Cheng, TW), Liu; Lei (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Computer with ability to charge electronic device in power off state and USB interface module thereof
Patent Number: 8,463,978

Inventors: Sunda; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Mitamura; Takeshi (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Rotary input apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,367

Inventors: Sung; Hsing-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Hosheng (Newport Beach, CA)
Title: Nanoparticles for delivery of bioactive agents
Patent Number: 8,461,316

Inventors: Sutherland; Robert L. (Kennesaw, GA), Ford; Colin P. (Woodstock, GA)
Title: Package for container
Patent Number: 8,464,866

Inventors: Suumaki; Jan Erik (Lempaala, FI), Li; Zexian (Espoo, FI), Bacioccola; Andrea (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Coexistence for cognitive radio
Patent Number: 8,463,229

Inventors: Suzuki; Kaoru (Yokohama, JP), Yoshimi; Takashi (Fujisawa, JP), Yamamoto; Daisuke (Yokohama, JP), Matsuhira; Nobuto (Yokohama, JP), Kikuiri; Nobutaka (Koganei, JP)
Title: Monitoring apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,388

Inventors: Suzuki; Katsuyoshi (Odawara, JP), Muraoka; Kenji (Odawara, JP)
Title: Data storage device management system
Patent Number: 6,907,500

Inventors: Suzuki; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Hifumi; Hiroki (Kawasaki, JP), Tanimoto; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP), Makino; Megumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Complex compound and MRI probe made of same
Patent Number: 8,460,636

Inventors: Suzuki; Tomohiro (Kashihara, JP)
Title: Direct-current stabilized power supply device
Patent Number: 7,545,609

Inventors: Swenson; Samuel K. (Boise, ID), Christensen; Ryan (Meridian, ID)
Title: Encoder strip damage detector
Patent Number: 6,907,356

Inventors: Swerin; Agne (Warwick, NY), Herman; Michael (Monroe, NY), Song; Jay C (Highland Mills, NY), Yang; Sen (Nanuet, NY), Lee; Peter F (Auckland, NZ), Bednarik; Ladislav (Loveland, OH)
Title: Paper with improved stiffness and bulk and method for making same
Patent Number: 8,460,512

Inventors: Tabb; Larry (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Liquid oral care product geared to disinfect and sterilize a toothbrush head in a collapsible condiment like package
Patent Number: 8,460,717

Inventors: Taft; Frederick D. (Corvallis, OR), Bronstein; Kenneth H. (Corvallis, OR), Ochs; David H. (Corvallis, OR), Stephens; Bruce A. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Media projector system
Patent Number: 7,546,025

Inventors: Taha; Samer M. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Efficient broadcast in wireless mesh networks
Patent Number: 7,545,811

Inventors: Taj; Aijaz (Chino Hills, CA)
Title: LED lamp
Patent Number: 8,461,748

Inventors: Tajimi; Masaomi (Aichi-ken, JP), Kokubo; Toshio (Nara-ken, JP), Shiroo; Masahiro (Cambridge, GB), Tsukimi; Yasuhiro (Hyogo-ken, JP), Yura; Takeshi (Aichi-ken, JP), Urbahns; Klaus (Lund, SE), Yamamoto; Noriyuki (Osaka-fu, JP), Mogi; Muneto (Nara-ken, JP), Fujishima; Hiroshi (Nara-ken, JP), Masuda; Tsutomu (Aichi-ken, JP), Yoshida; Nagahiro (Kyoto-fu, JP), Moriwaki; Toshiya (Nara-ken, JP)
Title: Tetrahydro-naphthalene derivatives as vanilloid receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 7,544,716

Inventors: Takaba; Sadayuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical disk apparatus having servo parameter setting unit
Patent Number: 7,545,709

Inventors: Takabayashi; Nobuhisa (Nagano-ken, JP), Shimada; Mikiya (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Print system and print system control method
Patent Number: 7,545,528

Inventors: Takahashi; Hidenori (Saitama, JP), Usami; Masashi (Saitama, JP), Nishimura; Kohsuke (Saitama, JP)
Title: Ring resonator
Patent Number: 6,907,152

Inventors: Takasu; Eiji (Yokohama, JP), Sakaguchi; Katsuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Shifting ink images overlaid over text images in email documents
Patent Number: 6,907,567

Inventors: Takayama; Takemori (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Rolling element
Patent Number: 7,544,255

Inventors: Takayama; Tetsuo (Tokyo, JP), Asanuma; Hajime (Tokyo, JP), Wakasugi; Daisuke (Tokyo, JP), Nishikawa; Rie (Tokyo, JP), Sekiguchi; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP), Kawamura; Madoka (Tokyo, JP), Ono; Naoya (Tokyo, JP), Yabuuchi; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Oi; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Oka; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP), Kuroda; Shoichi (Tokyo, JP), Uneuchi; Fumito (Tokyo, JP), Koami; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Isoquinoline derivative
Patent Number: 8,461,329

Inventors: Takeda; Futoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical disc device
Patent Number: 8,462,600

Inventors: Takeda; Hideki (Osaka, JP), Shiba; Hiroaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus for producing plural images on a single sheet with a user selected integration pattern
Patent Number: 8,462,378

Inventors: Takeda; Kazuyuki (Hiroshima, JP), Kurushima; Satoshi (Hiroshima, JP), Nakabayashi; Daiki (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Operation unit for construction machine and hose cover to be provided therein
Patent Number: 8,464,828

Inventors: Takeda; Tetsuma (Kariya, JP), Sano; Ryo (Kariya, JP)
Title: Air intake device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,464,682

Inventors: Takei; Toshiki (Okaya, JP), Kasuga; Hiroaki (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus and data input/output apparatus and data input/output method
Patent Number: 6,907,480

Inventors: Takemoto; Makoto (Daito, JP)
Title: Digital data reproduction apparatus capable of reproducing audio data, and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,546,174

Inventors: Takemoto; Takashi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 8,463,070

Inventors: Takenaka; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Shunichi (Kangawa, JP), Onishi; Norimasa (Kanagawa, JP), Yokozeki; Kenzo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: DNA encoding hydantoinase, DNA encoding N-carbamyl-L-amino acid hydrolase, recombinant DNA, transformed cell, method of producing protein, and method of producing optically active amino acid
Patent Number: 8,460,902

Inventors: Takeuchi; Kengo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus, image pickup method, program for implementing the method, and storage medium storing the program
Patent Number: 7,545,433

Inventors: Takeuchi; Ryotaro (Yamato, JP), Suzuki; Toru (Yamato, JP)
Title: Board-to-board connector
Patent Number: 8,465,298

Inventors: Taki; Kazunari (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Article management device, article management system, article management method, and RFID-tag producing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,275

Inventors: Takizawa; Shigeyuki (Shinagawa, JP), Daikuhara; Osamu (Shinagawa, JP), Ito; Takeshi (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Transceiver module
Patent Number: 7,543,998

Inventors: Tamaki; Satoshi (Kokubunji, JP), Katayama; Rintaro (Tachikawa, JP), Ishii; Hirotake (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Tomonori (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Resource assignment method and communication apparatus for wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,462,718

Inventors: Tamanouchi; Takeshi (Saitama, JP), Miyachi; Toru (Saitama, JP), Suzuki; Hirohisa (Saitama, JP), Yamaguchi; Isao (Saitama, JP)
Title: Child car seat
Patent Number: 8,459,739

Inventors: Tamhankar; Satish S. (Scotch Plains, NJ), Krishnan; Sekharipuram V. (Bridgewater, NJ), Leison; Michael H. (Macungie, PA)
Title: Hydrogen production process
Patent Number: 7,544,342

Inventors: Tanaka; Keita (Aichi, JP)
Title: Optical device
Patent Number: 7,544,002

Inventors: Tanaka; Kouta (Ebina, JP), Imada; Daisuke (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,545,544

Inventors: Tanaka; Masashi (Sunono, JP), Abe; Atsuyoshi (Susono, JP), Aoki; Daisuke (Numazu, JP), Kemmochi; Kazuhisa (Suntou-gun, JP), Miki; Tsutomu (Odawara, JP)
Title: Image heating apparatus and image heating rotational body to be mounted on the image heating apparatus
Patent Number: 8,463,167

Inventors: Tang; Cheng-Wen (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Wireless network probe system and method
Patent Number: 8,464,044

Inventors: Tang; Robin (San Jose, CA), Wu; Ephrem C. (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Low power on-chip global interconnects
Patent Number: 7,545,205

Inventors: Tang; Tai-Ning (Honolulu, HI)
Title: Optical fiber having a light-emitting segment
Patent Number: 6,907,168

Inventors: Tang; Yuanhong (Changsha, CN), Pei; Lizhai (Changsha, CN), Chen; Yangwen (Changsha, CN), Guo; Chi (Changsha, CN)
Title: Preparation of self-assembled silicon nanotubes by hydrothermal method
Patent Number: 7,544,626

Inventors: Tanino; Ken (Ibaraki, JP), Ohno; Yasuhiro (Ibaraki, JP), Gon; Shoukou (Taakarazuka, JP), Mohri; Kazuo (Itami, JP), Miyazaki; Masami (Itami, JP), Fujii; Makoto (Itami, JP), Sano; Eiichi (Takarazuka, JP)
Title: Heat fixing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,221

Inventors: Tao; Baojian (Ruian, CN), Yang; Liu (Ruian, CN)
Title: Automobile clutch booster
Patent Number: 7,543,525

Inventors: Taoka; Hidekazu (Tokyo, JP), Sawahashi; Mamoru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Base station, transmission method, mobile station, and reception method
Patent Number: 8,462,714

Inventors: Tarafdar; Abhijit (Pune, IN), Joseph; Trissa (Pune, IN), Sathe; Vineet Vasant (Dombivali, IN)
Title: Cement composition containing a substituted ethoxylated phenol surfactant for use in an oil-contaminated well
Patent Number: 8,459,356

Inventors: Tardif; Ronnie S. (Cocoa, FL), Park; Daniel J. (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Tree hanger
Patent Number: 7,544,120

Inventors: Tarle; Peter George (Belleville, CA), Gonsalves; Troy Mark (Waterloo, CA), Sahasrabudhe; Maneesha (Los Angeles, CA), Weddell; Grant (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Software development and testing environment
Patent Number: 8,464,210

Inventors: Tatina; Richard A. (Countryside, IL)
Title: Lashing strap hook load securing system
Patent Number: 8,459,914

Inventors: Taunton; Mark (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Systems for performing multiplication operations on operands representing complex numbers
Patent Number: 7,546,329

Inventors: Taunton; Mark (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Systems for performing multiply-accumulate operations on operands representing complex numbers
Patent Number: 7,546,330

Inventors: Teeuwen; Gerardus Leonardus Mathieu (Roermond, NL)
Title: Method for manufacturing wrapped food products, as well as conveyor system for carrying out said method
Patent Number: 8,460,730

Inventors: Teitelbaum; Yekusiel (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Expandable electrical plug and surge protector
Patent Number: 7,544,100

Inventors: Terada; Kosei (Hamamatsu, JP), Taruguchi; Hideaki (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Method and device for incorporating additional information into main information through electronic watermarking technique
Patent Number: 7,545,936

Inventors: Terranova; Sabine (Stuttgart, DE), Vollschwitz; Alexander (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Copy protected digital data
Patent Number: 8,463,814

Inventors: Tervo; Trace (Tampa, FL)
Title: System and method for accessing screen fields, functions and programs using a simple single key stroke
Patent Number: 6,907,577

Inventors: Thomas; Blake K. (Ashton, MD), Ruhlman; James D. (Santa Rosa Beach, FL)
Title: Shaped charge fuse booster system for dial lethality in reduced collateral damage bombs (RCDB)
Patent Number: 8,464,639

Inventors: Ting; Chien-Jen (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Card connector
Patent Number: 7,544,075

Inventors: Toba; Hiroyuki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Mobile communication terminal with external display unit
Patent Number: 6,907,276

Inventors: Toki; Seiichi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Method of transforming monocotyledonous seed
Patent Number: 7,544,858

Inventors: Tokita; Toshinobu (Yokohama, JP), Fujimoto; Kosuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Liquid control apparatus
Patent Number: 8,461,746

Inventors: Tomita; Hiroyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device with partial refresh function
Patent Number: 7,545,699

Inventors: Tommy, Jr.; Moring (San Marcos, CA), Cummings; Michael (San Marcos, CA), Wilber; David (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Exercise platform with angled steps
Patent Number: 8,465,399

Inventors: Tomohara; Kiyohide (Hino, JP)
Title: Display controller, display system, and display control method
Patent Number: 7,545,368

Inventors: Torii; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Network device management system and method of controlling same
Patent Number: 7,546,365

Inventors: Toyoyama; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Nakano; Masao (Yokohama, JP), Yamasaki; Shosaku (Yokohama, JP), Sakahara; Shigehisa (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Transmission device for processing and transmitting signals of a plurality of channels
Patent Number: 7,545,831

Inventors: Trabada; German (Pembroke Pines, FL), Durgin, Jr.; Russell F. (Attleboro, MA), Sakal; Robert (Bolton, MA)
Title: Endoluminal access devices and related methods of use
Patent Number: 8,460,334

Inventors: Tracht; Michael L. (Ingolstadt, DE)
Title: Vehicle seat assembly with air bag seam rupturing force concentrator
Patent Number: 7,543,847

Inventors: Trandai; Tanhoa (Arlington Heights, IL), Cassidy; Marc W. (Fox River Grove, IL), Gilbert; John M. (Lake Zurich, IL), Griffis; Donald R. (Sunrise, FL), McDonald; Daniel J. (Cary, IL), Mills; David R. (West Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Method for preventing an unauthorized device from operating in a 800 MHz trunked radio communications system
Patent Number: 7,546,085

Inventors: Travis; Lee W. (Centennial, CO), Wamsley; Christina (Denver, CO)
Title: Infusion pump and slide clamp apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,465,464

Inventors: Troxell; Ronald C. (Clarendon Hills, IL), Desai; Robin R. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Velocity stack mounted air filter assembly
Patent Number: 8,460,421

Inventors: Tsai; Kuo Tsing (Singapore, SG)
Title: Powdered grip clamping force
Patent Number: 8,459,623

Inventors: Tsai; Teng-Yu (Taipei Hsien, TW), Ju; Jyh-Gwo (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wang; Chia-Peng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Embedded electronic device and method of implementing user interface therein
Patent Number: 8,464,215

Inventors: Tsang; Jian-Shihn (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode with a stable color temperature
Patent Number: 8,461,599

Inventors: Tsang; Jian-Shihn (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode package
Patent Number: 8,461,607

Inventors: Tsao; Chia-Tsung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Heat-dissipating downlight lamp holder
Patent Number: 8,459,846

Inventors: Tsien; Benjamin (Fremont, CA)
Title: Interconnect transaction translation technique
Patent Number: 7,546,421

Inventors: Tsouderos; Yannis (Paris, FR)
Title: Use of the distrontium salt of 2-[N,N-di(carboxymethyl)amino]-3-cyano-4-carboxymethyl-thiophene-5-carbox- ylic acid for the production of medicaments for the treatment of gastro-duodenal pain
Patent Number: 7,544,710

Inventors: Tsubouchi; Yuta (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Mitomo; Toshiya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Wang; Tong (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Frequency converting circuit, signal processing circuit and receiver
Patent Number: 8,461,900

Inventors: Tsukada; Shuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having its standby current reduced
Patent Number: 8,462,538

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, method and program for gradation conversion
Patent Number: 8,463,063

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Tatusabu (Kanzaki-gun, Saga 842-0063, JP)
Title: Electric plug
Patent Number: 7,544,083

Inventors: Tsumagari; Ichiro (Hino, JP)
Title: Method for determining NO.sub.x reduction ratio in exhaust emission control device
Patent Number: 7,543,443

Inventors: Tsutsumi; Masayuki (Ohtsu, JP), Kobayashi; Hisato (Ohtsu, JP), Kawahara; Keizo (Ohtsu, JP), Yoshida; Shigeto (Ohtsu, JP), Yamaguchi; Shinsuke (Ohtsu, JP), Okamoto; Kazutake (Ohtsu, JP), Takahashi; Akira (Ohtsu, JP), Kumagai; Eiji (Ohtsu, JP), Nagara; Akinobu (Ohtsu, JP), Akitomo; Yoshiko (Ohtsu, JP), Imai; Kazumoto (Inuyama, JP), Oda; Naonobu (Inuyama, JP)
Title: Oriented syndiotactic polystyrene-base film
Patent Number: 7,544,414

Inventors: Tu; Po-Min (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Shih-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Shun-Kuei (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Chia-Hung (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Gallium nitride-based semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,461,666

Inventors: Turk; John (Newbury, GB), Murray; Eric (Newbury, GB)
Title: Telecommunications systems
Patent Number: 8,462,807

Inventors: Turner; Andrew Derek (Abingdon, GB), Cutts; George (Kenilworth, GB), Lilleystone; Richard John (London, GB)
Title: Methane recovery from a landfill gas
Patent Number: 8,460,434

Inventors: U'Ren; Gregory David (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Sacrificial spacer process and resultant structure for MEMS support structure
Patent Number: 7,545,552

Inventors: Ueda; Hiroshi (Kikuchi-gun, JP), Morishita; Hitoshi (Kikuchi-gun, JP)
Title: Display apparatus with inspection and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,545,473

Inventors: Uekawa; Toru (Toyonaka, JP), Ohshita; Jun (Nishinomiya, JP), Komoto; Ichiro (Nishinomiya, JP), Yoshikawa; Kouji (Toyonaka, JP)
Title: Process for producing 3-(2-cyano-1-propenyl)-2,2- dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylic acid or salt thereof
Patent Number: 8,461,370

Inventors: Ueki; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Hiroi; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Ikarashi; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Hayashi; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Copper alloy for wiring, semiconductor device, method for forming wiring and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,545,040

Inventors: Ueno; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Ehara; Masanao (Kanagawa, JP), Ogawa; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), Seo; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Hase; Takamasa (Kanagawa, JP), Imada; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yuasa; Shuutaro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,463,166

Inventors: Ueno; Yasunori (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for designing mold, mold and molded product
Patent Number: 7,546,175

Inventors: Ueyanagi; Kiichi (Kanagawa, JP), Naya; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Tomaru; Yuichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Near-field light-emitting element and optical head
Patent Number: 7,544,922

Inventors: Underbrink; Paul A. (Lake Forrest, CA), Falk; Henry (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Signal processing system control method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,546,423

Inventors: Unger; Robert Allan (El Cajon, CA), Champion; Mark (Kenmore, WA)
Title: Control 3 signal synthesis
Patent Number: 7,545,939

Inventors: Vahala; Kerry J. (San Gabriel, CA), Sercel; Peter C. (Pasadena, CA), Painter; Oskar J. (Pasadena, CA), Vernooy; David W. (Sierra Madre, CA), Alavi; David S. (Eugene, OR)
Title: Polarization-engineered transverse-optical-coupling apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 6,907,169

Inventors: Vainio; Jukka A. (Lieto, FI), Jalonen; Teemu V. (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Data collection in a computer cluster
Patent Number: 7,546,366

Inventors: Valeriano; Maria Louise (St Louis, MO)
Title: Apparatus and methods for providing drinking water and/or entertainment for pets
Patent Number: 8,464,660

Inventors: Varaprasad; Desaraju V. (Holland, MI), Habibi; Hamid (Holland, MI), McCabe; Ian A. (Holland, MI), Lynam; Niall R. (Holland, MI), Zhao; Mingtang (Holland, MI), Dornan; Craig A. (Grand Haven, MI)
Title: Vehicular rearview mirror element having a display-on-demand display
Patent Number: 7,543,947

Inventors: Vauchel; Guy (Le Havre, FR), Joret; Jean-Philippe (Beuzeville, FR), Baudu; Pierre (Criquetot L'Esneval, FR), Guenadou; Christophe (Le Havre, FR)
Title: Actuator for an aircraft nacelle mobile structure, and nacelle comprising at least one such actuator
Patent Number: 8,464,512

Inventors: Veerasamy; Vijayen (San Jose, CA), Weiler; Manfred (Elbersdorf, DE), Li; Eric (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Recording media having protective overcoats of highly tetrahedral amorphous carbon and methods for their production
Patent Number: 7,544,397

Inventors: Velasco Varo; Leonardo (Cordova, ES), Fernandez Martinez; Jose M. (Cordova, ES)
Title: Sunflower seeds with high delta-tocopherol content
Patent Number: 7,544,823

Inventors: Venkatramani; Chitra (Roslyn Heights, NY), Verscheure; Olivier (Hopewell Junction, NY), Westerink; Peter H. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Alternate stream signaling for adaptive stream selection
Patent Number: 7,546,377

Inventors: Vesely; Ivan (Larkspur, CO)
Title: Tools for removal and installation of exchangeable cardiovascular valves
Patent Number: 8,460,369

Inventors: Viau; Kyle S. (Fremont, CA), Vinh; James (San Jose, CA)
Title: CMOS circuit with dynamic parasitic net pulldown circuit
Patent Number: 8,461,877

Inventors: Vicente; Antonio (Malden, MA)
Title: Medical support system
Patent Number: 8,465,097

Inventors: Vidal; Thierry (Lyons, FR)
Title: Preparation of organomonoalkoxy (or monohydroxy) silanes from alkoxysilanes/organometallic compounds
Patent Number: 8,461,369

Inventors: Vidovich; Nikola V. (El Dorado Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus using soil conductivity thresholds to control irrigating plants
Patent Number: 7,546,181

Inventors: Vinegar; Harold J. (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Treating nahcolite containing formations and saline zones
Patent Number: 8,459,359

Inventors: Vinson, Jr.; Waymon K. (Wingo, KY)
Title: Grill panel removal tool
Patent Number: 8,465,068

Inventors: Vishloff; T. Lee (Anmore, BC, CA), Todd; Justin D. (Vancouver, BC, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for wireless digital video monitoring
Patent Number: 7,546,624

Inventors: Von Der Ahe; Kenneth L. (Gilbert, AZ), Sego, Jr.; Kenneth W. (Phoenix, AZ), McElroy; Michael James (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Quick release buckle with dual release
Patent Number: 8,464,407

Inventors: Vonzell; Suzetta (Auburn, CA)
Title: Candleholder and method
Patent Number: 8,465,275

Inventors: Vucinic; Dejan (San Diego, CA), Sejnowski; Terrence J. (Solana Beach, CA)
Title: 3D scanning acousto-optic microscope
Patent Number: 8,462,355

Inventors: Wada; Kazushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid state imaging device, driving method for solid state imaging device, imaging apparatus, and image input apparatus
Patent Number: 8,462,252

Inventors: Wada; Kozue (Chichibu, JP), Matsunaga; Hideo (Chichibu, JP)
Title: Golf club head
Patent Number: 8,465,379

Inventors: Wagner; Manfred (Triftern, DE), Reindl; Norbert (Furstenzell, DE)
Title: Sensor using the capacitive measuring principle
Patent Number: 7,545,154

Inventors: Wagner; Richard Hiers (Dunwoody, GA)
Title: Open network system and method for I/O operations with non-standard I/O devices using an extended open network protocol
Patent Number: 6,907,476

Inventors: Wagner; Wayne M. (Apple Valley, MN), Gillingham; Gary R. (Prior Lake, MN), Tokar; Joseph C. (Apple Valley, MN), Risch; Daniel T. (Burnsville, MN), Rothman; Jim C. (Burnsville, MN), Wahlquist; Fred H. (Bloomington, MN), Matthys; Bernard A. (Apple Valley, MN), Reichter; Gregory L. (Bloomington, MN), Sabelko; Stephen W. (Prescott, WI), Patten; Bryan D. (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Fluted filter media
Patent Number: 8,460,442

Inventors: Wahlroos; Esa (Turku, FI)
Title: Value added digital video receiver
Patent Number: 7,545,439

Inventors: Wakabayashi; Shuich (Okaya, JP), Murata; Akihiro (Hokuto, JP), Mizoguchi; Yasushi (Suwa, JP), Shimizu; Takeshi (Chino, JP)
Title: Optical scanning projector with raster scanning unit and vector scanning unit
Patent Number: 8,459,799

Inventors: Wakabayashi; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Tohya; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Kouichi (Kyoto, JP), Higuchi; Akiji (Kyoto, JP), Yamada; Kenji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Nanoparticle transmission line element and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,545,241

Inventors: Wakahara; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Job-sharing among interconnected image forming apparatuses
Patent Number: 8,462,373

Inventors: Walker; Anthony Paul Michael (Fort Collins, CO), Hill; Shannon Beall (Fort Collins, CO), Trujillo; Frank O. (Broomfield, CO), Natarajan; Srikanth (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Method of indicating a path in a computer network
Patent Number: 8,463,940

Inventors: Walker; Brock B. (Swansea, IL)
Title: Keyboard instrument stand with concave sides
Patent Number: 8,464,988

Inventors: Wall; Angus (Santa Monica, CA), Wacker; Andreas (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Editing digital film
Patent Number: 8,463,109

Inventors: Wall; Christopher M. (Grand Rapids, MI), Chaffee; Phillip W. (Rockford, MI)
Title: Foldable storage case
Patent Number: 8,459,482

Inventors: Walsh; David J. (Chadds Ford, PA)
Title: Antistatic polyamide composition and articles therewith
Patent Number: 7,544,742

Inventors: Wang Wu; Ching Yueh (Tainan City 70499, TW)
Title: Mill for grinding edible particles
Patent Number: 7,543,771

Inventors: Wang; Hudson (Feng-Shan City, Kaohsiung Hsien, TW)
Title: Water pipe connector
Patent Number: 7,543,858

Inventors: Wang; Jian (Orefield, PA)
Title: Universal broadband polarizer, devices incorporating same, and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,545,564

Inventors: Wang; Jieh-Shan (N. Potomac, MD)
Title: Secure internet applications with mobile code
Patent Number: 6,907,530

Inventors: Wang; Li-Song (Foshan, CN)
Title: Packing box
Patent Number: 7,543,734

Inventors: Wang; Qiang (Shanghai, CN), Xu; Hua An (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Ratcheting socket wrench and sockets
Patent Number: 8,459,151

Inventors: Wang; Shyh-Jen (Taipei, TW), Chin; Taiwai (Taipei, TW)
Title: Laparoscopic trainer and method of training
Patent Number: 8,460,002

Inventors: Wang; Wei-Ching (Mississauga, Ontario, CA), Wang; Chia-ping (Mississauga, Ontario, CA), Wang; Yu-ching (Mississauga, Ontario, CA)
Title: Three-way, two-position in-tube solenoid gas valve assembly
Patent Number: 7,543,603

Inventors: Wang; Wen-Tsan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Linking style hanging closet
Patent Number: 8,459,473

Inventors: Wang; Xian-Yun (Guang-Dong, CN), Wu; Xiao-Ping (Guang-Dong, CN), Chiang; Kun-Hsueh (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Injection mold
Patent Number: 8,465,270

Inventors: Wang; Yucong (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Scuff resistant aluminum piston and aluminum cylinder bore combination and method of making
Patent Number: 7,543,557

Inventors: Wang; Zhen (Beijing, CN)
Title: LED lamp and street lamp using the same
Patent Number: 8,465,173

Inventors: Watanabe; Kazuhiro (Osaka, JP), Hashimoto; Takashi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Tracing apparatus and tracing system
Patent Number: 8,464,089

Inventors: Watanabe; Masanori (Ube, JP), Watanabe; Masahiko (Ube, JP), Morikami; Atsushi (Ube, JP), Hirakawa; Takafumi (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Polythiourethane
Patent Number: 7,544,761

Inventors: Watanabe; Masato (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Vehicle seat
Patent Number: 8,459,747

Inventors: Wayts; Thomas A (Paris, OH)
Title: Molding system
Patent Number: 7,544,057

Inventors: Wazana; Yoel (Northridge, CA), Gonzalez; Jesus (Canoga Park, CA)
Title: Remanufactured toner cartridge having modified roller section
Patent Number: 6,907,210

Inventors: Webber; James L. (Shelby Township, MI), Hlavaty; David G. (Northville, MI)
Title: Seat belt buckle for use with pretensioner
Patent Number: 7,543,363

Inventors: Wege; Stephan (Dresden, DE), Wolf; Roger-Michael (Dresden, DE)
Title: Apparatus for processing a substrate
Patent Number: 7,544,270

Inventors: Weinberg; Andrew Mark (Tucson, AZ)
Title: De-looping tool for an endoscope
Patent Number: 8,460,183

Inventors: Weir; Richard L. (Baltic, CT)
Title: Method of making a water resistant silicate-based ceramic composite material
Patent Number: 7,544,391

Inventors: Weitkemper; Petra (Germering, DE), Dietl; Guido (Munich, DE)
Title: Receiver and method for decoding a receive signal in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,462,893

Inventors: Weitzer; Wilfried (Weiz, AT)
Title: Panel element and connecting system for panel elements
Patent Number: 7,543,418

Inventors: Wen; Yuan-Hung (Hemei Town, TW)
Title: Heat dissipation plate
Patent Number: 8,464,848

Inventors: Wendel; Joachim (Sinsheim, DE), Ritz; Roland (Dielheim, DE), Becker; Joachim (Schwetzingen, DE), Weber; Ralf (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Installation switching device
Patent Number: 8,461,947

Inventors: Westendorf; Dirk Gavin (Marysville, OH)
Title: Vehicle driver coaching system and method
Patent Number: 8,463,521

Inventors: Weston; Leslie A. (Trumansburg, NY), Bertin; Cecile (Montreal, CA), Schroeder; Frank (Ithaca, NY)
Title: Bioherbicide from Festuca spp
Patent Number: 8,461,085

Inventors: Westphal; Nathan R. (Union Grove, WI)
Title: Shroud for a dispenser
Patent Number: 8,459,508

Inventors: Whitaker; Kevin (Beverly Hills, CA), Dold; Juergen (Manhattan Beach, CA)
Title: Formula bottle
Patent Number: 8,459,450

Inventors: White; Richard H. (La Grange, GA)
Title: Music box movement and method of operation thereof
Patent Number: 7,544,870

Inventors: Wiese; Peter (Kelkheim, DE)
Title: Method for operating a digital sensor
Patent Number: 7,545,294

Inventors: Wilkening; Carl Ludwig (30559 Hannover, DE), Wilkening; Ludz (29351 Eldingen-Ziegelei, DE)
Title: Methods for producing ethanol and methane from biomass
Patent Number: 7,544,495

Inventors: Wilson, II; James D. (Collinsville, IL), Mayberry; Charles C. (Harvard, IL), Capigatti; Andrew (Winfield, IL), Sanchez; Francisco V. (Glendale Heights, IL)
Title: System and method for connecting an ink bottle to an ink reservoir of an ink jet printing system
Patent Number: 7,543,920

Inventors: Wilson; Hal E. (Raleigh, NC), Welch; James (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Method and systems for measuring interpupillary distance
Patent Number: 8,459,792

Inventors: Winkler; Bernd (Breckerfeld, DE)
Title: Door closer housing
Patent Number: 7,543,355

Inventors: Wogoman; Frank W. (Granger, IN)
Title: Electrochemical test sensors
Patent Number: 7,544,277

Inventors: Wolf; Kevin (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Table game and method of play
Patent Number: 8,459,646

Inventors: Wolfe; William M. (Santa Monica, CA), Danner; Ryan A. (Glen Allen, VA), Martin; Steven J. (Richmond, VA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for providing an event driven notification over a network to a telephony device
Patent Number: 6,907,455

Inventors: Wolter; Dietmar (Hoisdorf, DE)
Title: Load carrier for a bone fixation system
Patent Number: 8,460,347

Inventors: Wong; Chee Khuen Stephen (Singapore, SG), Pang; Hock Lye John (Singapore, SG), Fan; Wei (Singapore, SG), Lu; Haijing (Singapore, SG), Lok; Boon Keng (Singapore, SG)
Title: Interconnect structure and a method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 8,462,516

Inventors: Woo; Moo-Yeon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Mobile WIMAX network system having private network and mobile IP terminal processing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,462,785

Inventors: Wright; Burton (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Apparatus, method, and product for downscaling an image
Patent Number: 7,545,388

Inventors: Wright; Thomas H. (Indialantic, FL), Ziarno; James J. (Malabar, FL)
Title: Wireless ground link-based aircraft data communication system with roaming feature
Patent Number: 7,546,123

Inventors: Wu; Alex (Taipei, TW)
Title: Computer architecture with multiple operating systems using a common disc partition and method for the same
Patent Number: 7,546,449

Inventors: Wu; Chai Wah (Poughquag, NY)
Title: Cryptography-based low distortion robust data authentication system and method therefor
Patent Number: 6,907,527

Inventors: Wu; Cheng-Shiun (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Device for measuring temperature of heat pipe
Patent Number: 7,543,983

Inventors: Wu; Franklyn Shihyu (San Francisco, CA), Shetty; Shivananda S. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: System and method for processing tester information and visualization for parameter with multiple distributions in integrated circuit technology development
Patent Number: 6,907,379

Inventors: Wu; Kun-Chan (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Apparatus for molding optical fiber connector
Patent Number: 8,459,979

Inventors: Wu; Kun-Chan (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Optical fiber connector
Patent Number: 8,459,879

Inventors: Wu; Victor Chuan-Chen (Cupertino, CA), Kwong; Bill (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Encryption removable storage system
Patent Number: 7,546,634

Inventors: Wu; Weishi (Landenberg, PA)
Title: Charge transport materials for luminescent applications
Patent Number: 8,460,802

Inventors: Wyant; Francis J. (Albuquerque, NM), Nowlen; Steven P. (Albuquerque, NM), Luker; Spencer M. (Cedar Crest, NM)
Title: Automatic insulation resistance testing apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,363

Inventors: Xie; Bao-Geng (Guang-Dong, CN), Liao; Wei-Hong (Guang-Dong, CN), Wu; Yin-Lung (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Ming-Chiang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Card connector
Patent Number: 8,465,326

Inventors: Xie; Bao-Geng (New Taipei, TW), Liao; Wei-Hong (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Ming-Chiang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Socket connector
Patent Number: 8,460,007

Inventors: Xu; Yue (Jiangsu, CN), Yan; Feng (Jiansu, CN), Pu; Ling (Jiangsu, CN), Ji; Xiaoli (Jiangsu, CN)
Title: Method for operating a high density multi-level cell non-volatile flash memory device
Patent Number: 8,462,556

Inventors: Yamada; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Komori; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Fukada; Toshiaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Speech synthesis method and apparatus, and dictionary generation method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,546,241

Inventors: Yamada; Tadashi (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Display device and display module of movable body
Patent Number: 7,545,349

Inventors: Yamada; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Preparation process of tea extract
Patent Number: 7,544,378

Inventors: Yamagata; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Usui; Tomomi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Powdered silica, silica container, and method for producing them
Patent Number: 8,460,769

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Printed circuit board and differential signaling structure
Patent Number: 7,545,652

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Ryo (Miura-gun, JP), Terada; Noriyoshi (Yokosuka, JP), Nojima; Toshio (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Mobile communication base station equipment
Patent Number: 6,907,269

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Yosuke (Kitakyushu, JP), Yoshida; Yasushi (Kitakyushu, JP), Yoshidomi; Shirou (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Rotary encoder, rotary motor, and rotary motor system
Patent Number: 8,461,790

Inventors: Yamamoto; Clifford (Gardena, CA), Nonis; Sebastian (Carson, CA), Pande; Ashutosh (San Jose, CA), Bulatovic; Nikola (Mountain View, CA), Witanis; Stefan (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Navagation processing between a tracker hardware device and a computer host based on a satellite positioning solution system
Patent Number: 7,546,395

Inventors: Yamamoto; Manabu (Daito, JP)
Title: Television broadcast program recording system
Patent Number: 8,463,111

Inventors: Yamamoto; Mitsufumi (Kanagawa, JP), Yabuuchi; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ueda; Yuichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Inokuchi; Sumihiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming device, identifying device, semiconductor integrated device, and identifying method
Patent Number: 8,463,144

Inventors: Yamamoto; Shinya (Numazu, JP), Kawamura; Takeshi (Mishima, JP)
Title: Developing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,463,148

Inventors: Yamamoto; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: System and method for searching and providing contents, and software storage media
Patent Number: 8,464,291

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yuichiro (Tokyo, JP), Tatsuta; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Kubota; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Hirao; Akiko (Chiba, JP), Matsumoto; Kazuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Medium, apparatus, and method of recording optical-information
Patent Number: 7,545,729

Inventors: Yamamura; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Output device using email to communicate and resolve conflict between multiple functions available for output process
Patent Number: 7,546,388

Inventors: Yamanoue; Masafumi (Nara, JP), Iwasaki; Keisuke (Nara, JP), Kitamura; Yoshihiro (Osaka, JP), Sawada; Yuji (Osaka, JP), Sato; Katsuhiko (Nara, JP), Hirosawa; Masashi (Nara, JP)
Title: Copyright management apparatus
Patent Number: 6,907,407

Inventors: Yamaoka; Naoji (Saitama, JP), Iwaguchi; Yoshimasa (Saitama, JP), Shimada; Takashi (Utsunomiya, JP), Arai; Setsuo (Utsunomiya, JP), Ishii; Toshio (Saitama, JP)
Title: Method of robotically welding a motorcycle fuel tank
Patent Number: 7,544,912

Inventors: Yamashita; Hiroshi (Anjo, JP)
Title: Air quantity control device of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,463,524

Inventors: Yamauchi; Kazuhiro (Suntou-gun, JP), Yamada; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Kumagai; Mamiko (Yokohama, JP), Kumagai; Kyoko (Mishima, JP), Kakegawa; Norishige (Chofu, JP)
Title: Ion-conductive polymeric composite membrane, membrane-electrode assembly, fuel cell, and process for producing ion-conductive polymeric composite membrane
Patent Number: 8,460,839

Inventors: Yamazaki; Daisuke (Kawasaki, JP), Radecki; Andrzej (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Demodulation circuit and electronic device
Patent Number: 7,545,879

Inventors: Yanamoto; Kaoru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Encrypted stream processing circuit and method of processing encrypted stream
Patent Number: 8,462,941

Inventors: Yanazume; Shinsuke (Kanagawa, JP), Denda; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and application executing method
Patent Number: 8,462,370

Inventors: Yang; Haining S. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Lim; Eng Hua (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method and structure for forming strained devices
Patent Number: 7,545,004

Inventors: Yang; He-Hui (Shenzhen, CN), Xiao; Shuang-Hong (Shenzhen, CN), Wu; Kai-Kuei (New Taipei, TW), Hsieh; Kun-Chih (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Multi-orientation support
Patent Number: 8,464,995

Inventors: Yang; Jin-Wook (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Hyun (Seoul, KR), Joung; Dae-Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Display apparatus comprising driving unit using switching signal generating unit and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,462,095

Inventors: Yang; Mu-Wen (Taipei, TW), Chang; Chih-Chiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Battery cover assembly for portable electronic device
Patent Number: 8,463,335

Inventors: Yang; Myung-Hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling an Ethernet switch's bandwidth
Patent Number: 7,545,742

Inventors: Yang; Qing-Zhi (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Mounting assembly for data storage device
Patent Number: 7,543,786

Inventors: Yang; Shun-Tien (Tainan Hsien, TW)
Title: Eyeglasses with a detachable auxiliary support
Patent Number: 7,543,929

Inventors: Yang; Tahua (Woodridge, IL)
Title: Microfluidic device having a flow channel
Patent Number: 8,460,607

Inventors: Yang; Wuqiang (Sale, GB), Wang; Haigang (Manchester, GB)
Title: Methods and apparatus relating to fluidised beds
Patent Number: 8,461,852

Inventors: Yang; Zhi-Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Fu; Mei-Wen (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Zhan (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Housing and method for making the same
Patent Number: 8,462,054

Inventors: Yap; Loo T. (Ft. Myers, FL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for aerodynamic and hydrodynamic drag reduction and attitude control for high speed boats
Patent Number: 7,543,544

Inventors: Yardan; Stephen J. (Branford, CT), McGregor; Walter (Flemington, NJ), Novicki; David C. (Orange, CT)
Title: Medical drape
Patent Number: 7,543,587

Inventors: Yasuda; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kajita; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Production method of phenylethanolamine compound, and its intermediate
Patent Number: 7,544,841

Inventors: Ye; Hongyu (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Structure for installing split-style diamond grinding disk
Patent Number: 8,464,420

Inventors: Ye; Mengqi (San Jose, CA), Liu; Zhendong (San Jose, CA), Ding; Peijun (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Protective offset sputtering
Patent Number: 8,460,519

Inventors: Yee; Bennet S. (Mountain View, CA), Sehr; David C. (Cupertino, CA), Biffle; Cliff L. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Dynamic code insertion and removal for static analysis based sandboxes
Patent Number: 8,464,349

Inventors: Yee; Peter (Sunnyvale, CA), Wolf; Joseph (Canton, MI)
Title: Vehicle wheel and wheel cover assembly and method for producing same
Patent Number: 8,465,106

Inventors: Yeh; Chang-Hsing (Taoyuan County, TW), Tsai; Wei-Chun (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Electronic device and pin thereof
Patent Number: 8,460,014

Inventors: Yeh; Chih-Hao (Taipei County, TW), Su; Jiun-Jang (Taipei, TW), Chuang; Ying-Chao (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for arbitration in a wireless device
Patent Number: 7,546,404

Inventors: Yeh; Hsin-Tsung (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lin; Mei-Chun (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chen; Kuan-Ting (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lin; Kuang-Wei (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chang; Wei-Hsiu (Taipei Hsien, TW), Huang; Chun-Hsiang (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Panoramic imaging lens and panoramic imaging system using the same
Patent Number: 8,462,195

Inventors: Yeh; Neng-Kuei (Yung Kang, Tainan Hsien, TW)
Title: Measuring apparatus for micro-amount of materials
Patent Number: 7,543,979

Inventors: Yen; George (Taipei, TW)
Title: Disk module of solid state
Patent Number: 6,907,486

Inventors: Yener; Doruk O. (Wilmington, MA)
Title: Applications of shaped nano alumina hydrate in inkjet paper
Patent Number: 8,460,768

Inventors: Yim; Mark (St. Davids, PA), Thorne; Christopher Everett (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Counter-rotational inertial control of rotorcraft
Patent Number: 8,464,978

Inventors: Yip; Ben (Homebush West, AU), Ellis; Paul Joseph (Gladesville, AU), Thai; Son (Beverly Hills, AU)
Title: Measuring separation of patterns, and use thereof for determining printer characteristics
Patent Number: 8,462,407

Inventors: Yokoyama; Mineyuki (Yokohama, JP), Yamaguchi; Shoko (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: .alpha.-Ketol unsaturated fatty acid derivative and plant growth regulating agent using same
Patent Number: 7,544,821

Inventors: Yoo; Jea-Yong (Seoul, KR), Kim; Byung-Jin (Kyunggi-do, KR), Seo; Kang-Seo (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for recording time information for digital data streams
Patent Number: 7,545,897

Inventors: Yoo; Sang-Keun (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Lee; Jun-Seob (Daejeon-si, KR), Kim; Yong-Woon (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Kim; Hyoung-Jun (Daejeon-si, KR)
Title: Method of protecting an individual's privacy when providing service based on electronic tag
Patent Number: 8,459,541

Inventors: Yoo; Seung-Hon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Automatic door mechanism for projector
Patent Number: 7,543,942

Inventors: Yoon; Chan Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Projection display device having specified internal optical path angles
Patent Number: 8,459,804

Inventors: Yoshida; Tetsuhiko (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Methods for screening candidates for artificial promotors
Patent Number: 6,907,393

Inventors: Yoshida; Yutaka (Gunma, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuo (Gumma, JP), Toshida; Tsuyoshi (Gunma, JP), Uehara; Yukio (Gunma, JP), Terakubo; Yasuhiro (Gunma, JP), Saitou; Hirotsugu (Gunma, JP)
Title: Complex apparatus and method for polishing an ingot block
Patent Number: 8,460,058

Inventors: Yoshie; Kohji (Sagamihara, JP), Shimizu; Saburo (Hachioji, JP), Hama; Riichi (Hachioji, JP), Kaneko; Masahiro (Hino, JP), Hata; Kiyoshi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Bookbinding system, image forming apparatus and bookbinding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,543,805

Inventors: Yoshihara; Kunio (Sagamihara, JP), Takaragi; Yoichi (Yokohama, JP), Matsuya; Akihiro (Yokohama, JP), Shinagawa; Tatsuo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing system and information processing method
Patent Number: 7,546,244

Inventors: Yoshimura; Kazuki (Aichi, JP), Tajima; Kazuki (Aichi, JP), Yamada; Yasusei (Aichi, JP), Ogawa; Hirosumi (Yokosuka, JP), Kumazawa; Kinya (Yokosuka, JP), Okada; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: All-solid-state reflection-controllable electrochromic device and optical switchable component using it
Patent Number: 7,545,551

Inventors: Yoshinari; Kiyomi (Hitachi, JP), Kobayashi; Kinya (Hitachi, JP), Chahn; Lee (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Mass spectrometric data analyzing method, mass spectrometric data analyzing apparatus, mass spectrometric data analyzing program, and solution offering system
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Inventors: Yoshizumi; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Matsui; Minami (Yokohama, JP), Ichikawa; Takanari (Yokohama, JP), Nakazawa; Miki (Yokohama, JP), Kawashima; Mika (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Naoki (Yokohama, JP), Akagi; Chika (Yokohama, JP), Hara; Hiroko (Yokohama, JP), Tsumoto; Yuko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Gene having endoreduplication promoting activity
Patent Number: 8,461,414

Inventors: Yost; Jason (Windsor, CO), Voss; Shane D. (Fort Collins, CO), Cazier; Robert P. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Detection of flicker within captured imaged frames
Patent Number: 8,462,229

Inventors: Young; David H. (Carmel, IN), Shaber; Steven Howard (Zionsville, IN), Avila-Adame; Cruz (Carmel, IN), Breaux; Nneka T. (Indianapolis, IN), Ruiz; James M. (Westfield, IN), Siddall; Thomas L. (Zionsville, IN), Webster; Jeffery D. (New Palestine, IN)
Title: Fungicidal compositions including hydrazone derivatives and copper
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Inventors: Yu; Jean X. (Austin, TX), Myers; James J. (Paradise, CA), Markova; Gergana V. (Vail, AZ), Nguyen; Thu (Tucson, AZ), Cannon; David M. (Tucson, AZ), Hannigan; Kenneth E. (Tucson, AZ), Smith; James P. (Redwood City, CA), Dawson; Colin S. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Updating client node of computing system
Patent Number: 8,464,243

Inventors: Yu; William (Taipei, TW)
Title: Frequency division type device for protecting a portable information processing system from data loss when the system experiences unusual voltages
Patent Number: 6,907,537

Inventors: Yu; Youngjin (Seoul, KR), Park; Changyoung (Seoul, KR), Kong; Kwangsik (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for transmitting data related to broadcasting contents, and mobile terminal using the same
Patent Number: 8,463,248

Inventors: Yuan; Gang (Hebei Province, CN)
Title: Centralized sump oil and acid oil treatment process and system
Patent Number: 8,460,555

Inventors: Yuen; Kenneth (Guang Dong, CN)
Title: Ink cartridge refill apparatus
Patent Number: 8,465,136

Inventors: Yuuya; Shigenori (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Kohda; Katsuhiro (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Photo-conductor, radiation detector, and radiation imaging panel
Patent Number: 7,544,946

Inventors: Zajac; Susan (Cheektowaga, NY)
Title: Stretcher shade
Patent Number: 8,464,379

Inventors: Zarate; Hector (San Antonio, TX), Lucio; Robert (San Antonio, TX), Kilpatrick; Justin (Pittsburgh, PA), Desai; Nirav (Fort Wayne, IN)
Title: Endoscopic lens cleaner
Patent Number: 8,460,180

Inventors: Zeichner; Eliezer (Ramat Gan, IL)
Title: Rod-less cylinder device and system and method for operating thereof
Patent Number: 8,459,174

Inventors: Zhang; Bing (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Chip card holder and electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 8,462,512

Inventors: Zhang; Fengshan (Panjin, CN), Gao; Yuanwen (Panjin, CN)
Title: Equipment for pressurized adsorption of gaseous carbon dioxide from boiler flue gas for oil recovery by well injection
Patent Number: 8,460,444

Inventors: Zhao; Baiyi (Kingwood, TX), Kacker; Smita (Houston, TX), Canich; Jo Ann Marie (Houston, TX)
Title: Late transition metal catalysts for olefin oligomerizations
Patent Number: 8,461,072

Inventors: Zhou; Bo (Columbia, MO)
Title: Horizontally opposed center fired engine
Patent Number: 8,464,671

Inventors: Zhou; Hai-Qing (Shenzhen, CN), Tu; Yi-Xin (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Socket protection device and circuit board assembly
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Inventors: Zhou; Tong (Overland Park, KS), Lewis; Ronald E. (Independence, MO)
Title: Method of requesting a communication session using segmented signaling messages
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Inventors: Zhou; Ying (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method for filtering incoming calls to communication device
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Inventors: Zhu; Mingzhen (Beijing, CN), Chen; Shiliang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Oil filter housing
Patent Number: 7,544,295

Inventors: Ziedan; Nesreen I. (Oxford, OH), Garrison; James L. (Lafayette, IN)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting and processing global positioning system (GPS) signals
Patent Number: 7,545,894

Inventors: Zimmerman; Edgar S. (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Mouthguard and method of manufacture therefor
Patent Number: 8,459,267

Inventors: Zisapel; Nava (Tel Aviv, IL), Mali; Yael (Ramat Gan, IL)
Title: Cytoplasmic malate dehydrogenase (MDH1) targeted treatment for neurodegenerative diseases
Patent Number: 8,461,297

Inventors: Zoellner; Keith (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for access controls
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Inventors: Zou; Jitao (Saskatoon, CA), Chen; Qilin (Saskatoon, CA), Shen; Wenyun (Saskatchewan, CA), Wang; Liping (Saskatchewan, CA)
Title: Reduction of lyso-phosphatidylcholine acyltransferase activity
Patent Number: 8,461,417

Inventors: Zuber; Thomas (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: System and method of ranking and searching for professional profiles
Patent Number: 8,464,162

Inventors: Zupanich; Joseph Alan (Beckley, WV)
Title: Method and system for accessing subterranean deposits from the surface and tools therefor
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Owner: ALLERGAN, INC.
Serial Number: 78232723

Owner: ALLIANZ ASSET MANAGEMENT OF AMERICA L.P.
Serial Number: 78737175

Owner: American Dental Support, LLC
Serial Number: 78544808

Owner: AMPC, Inc.
Serial Number: 78304795

Owner: APPLE INC.
Serial Number: 78655532

Owner: Arfa Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 78453038

Owner: ARISTA MUSIC
Serial Number: 78829881

Owner: Artist Pension Trust
Serial Number: 78405426

Owner: ARUP LABORATORIES, INC.
Serial Number: 76631008

Owner: Ascendia Medtech AB
Serial Number: 78546095

Owner: ASHLAND LICENSING AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LLC
Serial Number: 76629051

Owner: AUBURN OPERATIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 78829265

Owner: Austin Bancorp, Inc.
Serial Number: 78779653

Owner: Banks Fine Art, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78755927

Owner: Barbara J. Schell M.D. PLLC
Serial Number: 78661294

Owner: Barnes, Marlene P.
Serial Number: 78782959

Owner: BAY CASINO GAMING
Serial Number: 78577955

Owner: BeautyBank Inc.
Serial Number: 78275114

Owner: BEAZY WEAR, INC.
Serial Number: 78779868

Owner: Bell Sports, Inc.
Serial Number: 78470444

Owner: BeWell Body Scan, LLC
Serial Number: 76369225

Owner: Bil-Jax, Inc.
Serial Number: 78563747

Owner: Bird Barrier America, Inc.
Serial Number: 78679019

Owner: Bird Barrier America, Inc.
Serial Number: 78676709

Owner: Bird Barrier America, Inc.
Serial Number: 78676721

Owner: Bird Barrier America, Inc.
Serial Number: 78676862

Owner: BMPP FRANCHISING, INC.
Serial Number: 78686891

Owner: Bowtie, Inc.
Serial Number: 78624799

Owner: Bowtie, Inc.
Serial Number: 78515483

Owner: BROOKLINE BANCORP, INC.
Serial Number: 78580664

Owner: BUBBLE CHOCOLATE LLC
Serial Number: 78670135

Owner: BUBBLE CHOCOLATE LLC
Serial Number: 78627526

Owner: BUMPERS DRIVE-IN OF AMERICA, INC.
Serial Number: 76646524

Owner: Buzz Monkey Software, LLC
Serial Number: 78789463

Owner: Caines Hill Partners, LLC
Serial Number: 78769402

Owner: Callaway Arts & Entertainment
Serial Number: 76620979

Owner: CaptiveWorks Inc.
Serial Number: 78769920

Owner: Celestial Pictures Limited
Serial Number: 76477002

Owner: Central Janitors Supply Co. Inc.
Serial Number: 78657363

Owner: CENTURY SNACKS, LLC
Serial Number: 76646264

Owner: CHEVRON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LLC
Serial Number: 78233209

Owner: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Serial Number: 76642763

Owner: CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78675035

Owner: CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78673685

Owner: Colgate-Palmolive Company
Serial Number: 78442760

Owner: College of Biblical Studies
Serial Number: 78584565

Owner: Combe Incorporated
Serial Number: 78752013

Owner: CompuData, Inc.
Serial Number: 78633941

Owner: Coupon Sense Inc.
Serial Number: 78791027

Owner: COVIDIEN AG
Serial Number: 76443934

Owner: CUBIC GLOBAL DEFENSE, INC.
Serial Number: 76635656

Owner: DC COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 78620402

Owner: DCWV ACQUISITION CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78759681

Owner: DeJosia, Francesca
Serial Number: 78781418

Owner: DERMADOCTOR, INC.
Serial Number: 78240535

Owner: DiBari, Ashley Heavenstone
Serial Number: 78745294

Owner: Dorf, Robert E
Serial Number: 78705562

Owner: Dow AgroSciences LLC
Serial Number: 78302796

Owner: Dreamgear LLC
Serial Number: 76628823

Owner: Duro Dyne Corporation
Serial Number: 78679423

Owner: Duro Dyne Corporation
Serial Number: 78674609

Owner: Dycom Identity, LLC
Serial Number: 78769020

Owner: Dycom Identity, LLC
Serial Number: 78665705

Owner: E-Net Corporation
Serial Number: 78524689

Owner: ECHOHEART, INC.
Serial Number: 78531311

Owner: Elizabeth Arden, Inc.
Serial Number: 78702246

Owner: ElizaGray LLC
Serial Number: 78607611

Owner: Encore Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 78680749

Owner: Engineered Foundation Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 78684160

Owner: ERGOTRONIX, INC.
Serial Number: 76603397

Owner: ETIENNE AIGNER, INC.
Serial Number: 78765635

Owner: ETIENNE AIGNER, INC.
Serial Number: 78764528

Owner: Ex'pression Center for New Media, Inc.
Serial Number: 78588418

Owner: Fairfield Line, Inc.
Serial Number: 78781061

Owner: FIFTH THIRD BANCORP
Serial Number: 76617444

Owner: FIVE9, INC.
Serial Number: 78849620

Owner: Flat Attack Sealant Company, LLC
Serial Number: 78786289

Owner: FOREFRONT BUILDERS CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78617560

Owner: Fort James Operating Company
Serial Number: 78603832

Owner: Four Bears Winery, LLC
Serial Number: 78760583

Owner: Four Seasons Financial Partners, Inc.
Serial Number: 78574330

Owner: Freska Produce International, LLC
Serial Number: 78502442

Owner: Gagnebin, Charles L. III
Serial Number: 76592255

Owner: Giant Partners, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78771442

Owner: Goddess Garden
Serial Number: 78605526

Owner: GOLFOTRON INC.
Serial Number: 76624752

Owner: Goods Boutique LLC
Serial Number: 78623921

Owner: GRAND HALL ENTERPRISE CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 78695019

Owner: GREEN AUTO PRODUCTS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 78669332

Owner: Guangzhou Kingfa Science & Technology Co., Ltd.
Serial Number: 78249401

Owner: Hass Avocado Board
Serial Number: 78459473

Owner: Hi-Gear Products, Inc.
Serial Number: 76651420

Owner: Hospitality Talent Scouts, Inc.
Serial Number: 78712134

Owner: HUBBELL INCORPORATED
Serial Number: 73065216

Owner: Humana Inc.
Serial Number: 78628786

Owner: IDT Netherlands, B.V. (Puerto Rico Branch)
Serial Number: 78778214

Owner: INOVA LTD.
Serial Number: 78783756

Owner: Inspection Depot, Inc.
Serial Number: 78388562

Owner: International Business Brokers Association
Serial Number: 78458784

Owner: INTRAWEST U.S. HOLDINGS INC.
Serial Number: 78616853

Owner: IPEX BRANDING INC.
Serial Number: 76513687

Owner: JAQUEZ, RAYMON E., MR.
Serial Number: 76645160

Owner: Jarrow Formulas, Inc.
Serial Number: 78871588

Owner: JayDay, Inc.
Serial Number: 78630811

Owner: JELD-WEN, INC.
Serial Number: 78455068

Owner: JENGIMIEL, C.A.
Serial Number: 76561152

Owner: JM PRODUCTS-ISOPLUS, LLC
Serial Number: 78782463

Owner: JM PRODUCTS-ISOPLUS, LLC
Serial Number: 78782510

Owner: JOHN L. LOEB, JR. ASSOCIATES, INC.
Serial Number: 78499238

Owner: Jones Motor Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 76605764

Owner: K-2 Corporation
Serial Number: 78754290

Owner: KALAMAZOO COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL
Serial Number: 78596845

Owner: Kenton Group.Com, LLC
Serial Number: 78512994

Owner: KLINE OILFIELD EQUIPMENT, INC.
Serial Number: 78606730

Owner: Klosterman Baking Co.
Serial Number: 78732690

Owner: Knightsbridge Human Capital Management Inc.
Serial Number: 76625699

Owner: KROGER SPECIALTY PHARMACY HOLDINGS, INC.
Serial Number: 78556654

Owner: KRUEGER INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 76600414

Owner: KRUMBEIN, LEE B., MR.
Serial Number: 78712778

Owner: L.O.F.T.M., INC.
Serial Number: 76458690

Owner: LAUZON - PLANCHERS DE BOIS EXCLUSIFS INC.
Serial Number: 76614149

Owner: LEASE-TECH GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78502522

Owner: LIFESTYLE EVOLUTION, INC.
Serial Number: 76627381

Owner: LITE-ON TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78538596

Owner: LIVESAY, MARK
Serial Number: 78762602

Owner: LOVE AND PRIDE, LLC
Serial Number: 78593787

Owner: MacFarlane, Jenna Lynne
Serial Number: 78713699

Owner: MANOUKIAN, Boris
Serial Number: 78369659

Owner: MATTRESS FIRM, INC.
Serial Number: 78766314

Owner: MATTRESS FIRM, INC.
Serial Number: 78766321

Owner: MEDIA PLANNING GROUP, S.A.
Serial Number: 78781528

Owner: MICREL, INCORPORATED
Serial Number: 78485755

Owner: NEIGHBORS STORES, INC.
Serial Number: 78790194

Owner: NELSON, DIANA
Serial Number: 78662178

Owner: Next Step Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 78166209

Owner: Pack-Rat Portable Mini-Storage, LLC
Serial Number: 78660712

Owner: Pallet Systems of America, LLC
Serial Number: 78603616

Owner: PAXTON PATTERSON LLC
Serial Number: 78233962

Owner: PEACEFUL VALLEY CO S.A.
Serial Number: 76483067

Owner: Planet Ventures, Inc.
Serial Number: 76298288

Owner: PPG ARCHITECTURAL FINISHES, INC.
Serial Number: 78217131

Owner: PRECISION, INC.
Serial Number: 76643797

Owner: PULTE HOME COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 78789968

Owner: QUALITY CRAFT LTD.
Serial Number: 78541940

Owner: QUEST SOFTWARE INC.
Serial Number: 78804035

Owner: RANCÉ & C. S.R.L.
Serial Number: 78636170

Owner: Rawlings, Ron W.
Serial Number: 76606179

Owner: Raymond James Financial, Inc.
Serial Number: 78486027

Owner: RazorGator Interactive Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 78609134

Owner: REDUCEFAT-FAST.COM LLC
Serial Number: 78558216

Owner: Reel Life DVD, LLC
Serial Number: 78699662

Owner: ROCK OF JULIA, CORP.
Serial Number: 78702641

Owner: Ron Lee Stewart @ Associates, LLC
Serial Number: 78604558

Owner: Roytex, Inc.
Serial Number: 78461140

Owner: Sensible Software, Inc.
Serial Number: 76572180

Owner: Shane, Richard
Serial Number: 78687610

Owner: Shimano Inc.
Serial Number: 78386595

Owner: SIKA AG
Serial Number: 76652734

Owner: Silver Creek Entertainment Corporation
Serial Number: 78776442

Owner: Sitronic Gesellschaft für elektrotechnische Ausrüstung mbH & Co. KG
Serial Number: 76589813

Owner: Smart & Final Stores Corporation
Serial Number: 78765886

Owner: SOAPROJECTS, INC.
Serial Number: 78790802

Owner: Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.
Serial Number: 78374983

Owner: SPECTRUMIT, INC.
Serial Number: 78781582

Owner: Stark, Russell J.
Serial Number: 78412888

Owner: STRANGE INVISIBLE PERFUMES, LLC
Serial Number: 78450778

Owner: SUNGEUM MUSIC CO., LTD
Serial Number: 76629315

Owner: Swierzewski, III, Stanley J.
Serial Number: 78746990

Owner: SWIMC, INC.
Serial Number: 78621064

Owner: Syracuse University School of Information Studies
Serial Number: 78506002

Owner: TAMPITER PALM LAKE EXECUTIVE SUITES LLC
Serial Number: 78671352

Owner: Telezygology, Inc.
Serial Number: 78700147

Owner: THE CULINARY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA
Serial Number: 76610018

Owner: The Diller Corporation
Serial Number: 78561309

Owner: The Diller Corporation
Serial Number: 78561310

Owner: The Diller Corporation
Serial Number: 78561312

Owner: The Greater Boston Food Bank, Inc.
Serial Number: 78559389

Owner: The Kroger Co. of Michigan
Serial Number: 78609828

Owner: THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL LEAGUES, INC.
Serial Number: 78638011

Owner: The Nature Conservancy
Serial Number: 78738409

Owner: Thoratec Corporation
Serial Number: 76565648

Owner: Tropical Seas, Inc.
Serial Number: 78785670

Owner: United States Youth Soccer Association, Inc.
Serial Number: 78721570

Owner: VPC ENTERPRISES, LLC
Serial Number: 78552955

Owner: W.L. Butler Construction, Inc.
Serial Number: 78782884

Owner: William Schmidt, DC, Ltd.
Serial Number: 78781159

Owner: YANG, Yi-Lien
Serial Number: 78785068

Owner: Zinsser Brands Company
Serial Number: 78718731