Sunday, August 18 2019


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aaron; Andrew (Ardsley, NY), Kanevsky; Dimitri (Ossining, NY), Kelley; Edward E. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Ramabhadran; Bhuvana (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Operation of a noise cancellation device
Patent Number: 9,054,666

Inventors: Abdeljaoued; Yousri (Ecublens, CH)
Title: System to identify a user of television services by using biometrics
Patent Number: 9,054,819

Inventors: Abe; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Masuda; Setsuko (Tokyo, JP), Ohta; Yumiko (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Terue (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for writing file on tape medium that can be read at high speed
Patent Number: 9,053,745

Inventors: Abe; Masayoshi (Daito, JP), Konno; Kouju (Takatuki, JP), Izumi; Teruhiko (Otsu, JP), Tai; Yasuhiro (Kadoma, JP)
Title: Optical disk control device for time-division-multiplexing and A/D conversion
Patent Number: 7,233,551

Inventors: Abe; Shohei (Odawara, JP), Kano; Azuma (Odawara, JP), Yagisawa; Ikuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Disk array system and fault-tolerant control method for the same
Patent Number: 7,234,023

Inventors: Abercrombie, III; James Scott (Greenwich, CT), Day; Nicholas Joseph (Henderson, NV), Naud; Darren L. (Los Alamos, NM)
Title: Method for pressurizing containers with nitrogen
Patent Number: 9,051,098

Inventors: Aboujaoude; Ramzi (San Jose, CA), Stickle; Kyle Brian (San Jose, CA)
Title: Integrated compact eye pattern analyzer for next generation networks
Patent Number: 7,957,462

Inventors: Abuelsaad; Tamer E. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Boss; Gregory J. (Saginaw, MI), Pickover; Clifford A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Rendahl; Randy A. (Raleigh, CA)
Title: Device operability enhancement with alternative device utilization
Patent Number: 9,052,964

Inventors: Abukhdair; Hatim (Tampa, FL)
Title: Combined ink stamp and digital counter device and associated method
Patent Number: 7,954,429

Inventors: Acevedo; Hernan (Pittsburgh, PA), Krichevsky; Alexander (New York, NY)
Title: Anti-human luteinizing hormone-related antibodies and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,232,891

Inventors: Acimovic; Predrag (Burnaby, CA)
Title: Loaded parallel stub common mode filter for differential lines carrying high rate digital signals
Patent Number: 7,956,704

Inventors: Adams; Samuel S. (Rutherfordton, NC), Friedlander; Robert R. (Southbury, CT), Kraemer; James R. (Santa Fe, NM)
Title: Minimization of surprisal context data through application of customized surprisal context filters
Patent Number: 9,053,192

Inventors: Adams; Samuel S. (Rutherfordton, NC), Friedlander; Robert R. (Southbury, CT), Kraemer; James R. (Santa Fe, NM), Linton; Jeb R. (Manassas, VA)
Title: Generation of synthetic context frameworks for dimensionally constrained hierarchical synthetic context-based objects
Patent Number: 9,053,102

Inventors: Adiga; Kayyani C. (Macon, GA), Honeycutt; Rufus H. (China Grove, NC)
Title: Smoking article including a catalytic smoke reformer
Patent Number: 7,231,923

Inventors: Adl-Tabatabai; Ali-Reza (San Jose, CA), Bach; Moshe (Haifa, IL), Berkowits; Sion (Nesher, IL), Cownie; James Henry (Bristol, GB), Ni; Yang (Sunnyvale, CA), Olivier; Jeffrey V. (Champaign, IL), Saha; Bratin (Santa Clara, CA), Tal; Ady (Zichron-Yaacov, IL), Welc; Adam (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Unified optimistic and pessimistic concurrency control for a software transactional memory (STM) system
Patent Number: 9,052,947

Inventors: Adler; Sharon C. (East Greenwich, RI), Curbera; Francisco Phelan (Hastings on Hudson, NY), Doganata; Yurdaer Nezihi (Chestnut Ridge, NY), Li; Chung-Sheng (Scarsdale, NY), Lovell; Douglas C. (Fishkill, NY), Martens; Axel (White Plains, NY), McAuliffe; Kevin Patrick (Yorktown Heights, NY), Morris; Huong Thu (Ridgefield, CT), Mukhi; Nirmal K. (Ramsey, NJ), Slominski; Aleksander A. (Bronx, NY)
Title: Extracting enterprise information through analysis of provenance data
Patent Number: 9,053,437

Inventors: Adoni; Siddique M. (Bangalore, IN), Duby; Scott (Deerfield, IL), Schwartz; Robyn R. (Chicago, IL), Shanmugam; Dhandapani (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Personalized customer shopping experience
Patent Number: 9,053,508

Inventors: Adrong; Que (San Jose, CA), Hwang; Cherngye (San Jose, CA), Nguyen; Dung T. (San Jose, CA), Torres Mireles; Eduardo (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for manufacturing a magnetic tape head using an ink mask formed by printing
Patent Number: 9,053,718

Inventors: Agarwal; Sheetal (Maharashtra, IN), Jain; Anupam (Gurgaon, IN), Kumar; Arun (Noida, IN), Nanavati; Amit Anil (New Delhi, IN), Rajput; Nitendra (New Delhi, IN)
Title: System and method for making user generated audio content on the spoken web navigable by community tagging
Patent Number: 9,053,182

Inventors: Aharoni; Avraham (Rehovot, IL)
Title: System and method for optical sensing of surface motions
Patent Number: 7,957,006

Inventors: Ahuja; Ratinder Paul Singh (Saratoga, CA), Deninger; William (Mountain View, CA), de la Iglesia; Erik (Mountain View, CA), Lowe; Rick (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Attributes of captured objects in a capture system
Patent Number: 7,958,227

Inventors: Aitchison; Trevor (Powys, GB), Heflin; R. Allan (Lake Forest, IL)
Title: Multilayer overlays and methods for applying multilayer overlays
Patent Number: 9,050,673

Inventors: Akasaka; Yasushi (Yokohama, JP), Nakajima; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP), Miyano; Kiyotaka (Tokyo, JP), Suguro; Kyoichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method therefor
Patent Number: 7,232,751

Inventors: Akashi; Kinya (Ikoma, JP), Yokota; Akiho (Ikoma, JP), Yoshimura; Kazuya (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Plant having enhanced root elongation and method for production thereof
Patent Number: 7,956,241

Inventors: Akella; Rama (Austin, TX), Ranieri; John (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Compositions and methods for promoting myocardial and peripheral angiogenesis
Patent Number: 7,232,802

Inventors: Akram; Salman (Boise, ID), Watkins; Charles M. (Eagle, ID), Hiatt; Mark (Eagle, ID), Hembree; David R. (Boise, ID), Wark; James M. (Boise, ID), Farnworth; Warren M. (Nampa, ID), Tuttle; Mark E. (Boise, ID), Rigg; Sidney B. (Meridian, ID), Oliver; Steven D. (San Jose, CA), Kirby; Kyle K. (Eagle, ID), Wood; Alan G. (Boise, ID), Velicky; Lu (Boise, ID)
Title: Through-wafer interconnects for photoimager and memory wafers
Patent Number: 7,956,443

Inventors: Al-Herz; Ahmed Ibrahim (Los Angeles, CA), Ibrahim; Mohammad K. (Leicester, GB)
Title: Virtual account based new digital cash protocols with combined blind digital signature and pseudonym authentication
Patent Number: 7,958,057

Inventors: Al-Jafar; Ahmad I. S. I. (Safat, KW)
Title: Safety device for preventing delivery of fuel to a motor vehicle with a running engine
Patent Number: 9,051,928

Inventors: Albers; John J. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Varistor in base for MEMS microphones
Patent Number: 9,054,223

Inventors: Albert; Jonathan D. (Philadelphia, PA), Comiskey; Barrett (Shanghai, CN), Jacobson; Joseph M. (Newton Centre, MA)
Title: Stylus-based addressing structures for displays
Patent Number: 7,956,841

Inventors: Albright; Larry E. (Gwinner, ND), Frederick; Dan (Forman, ND)
Title: Drive track support with vibration isolation
Patent Number: 7,231,993

Inventors: Albuquerque; Lisa Lee (Dumfries, VA)
Title: System apparatus and method of training dogs to detect complex hazardous substances
Patent Number: 9,049,845

Inventors: Alexandrovichserov; Alexey (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Catalyst for a fuel cell, a method of preparing the same, and a membrane-electrode assembly for a fuel cell and a fuel cell system including the same
Patent Number: 7,955,756

Inventors: Ali; Isaac (Bristol, GB), Cowley; Nicholas (Wiltshire, GB)
Title: Quadrature gain and phase imbalance correction
Patent Number: 9,054,938

Inventors: Aliyev; Vugar (Riyadh, SA), Mosa; Fuad (Riyadh, SA), Al-Hazmi; Mohammed (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Catalyst composition and process for preparing linear alpha-olefins
Patent Number: 9,050,587

Inventors: Allen, Jr.; James Johnson (Raleigh, NC), Jenkins; Steven Kenneth (Raleigh, NC), Mossman; James A. (Raleigh, NC), Trombley; Michael Raymond (Cary, NC)
Title: System and method for handling data access
Patent Number: 9,053,031

Inventors: Allen-Ware; Malcolm S. (Austin, TX), Drake; Alan J. (Round Rock, TX), Huang; Wei (Austin, TX), Floyd; Michael S. (Cedar Park, TX), Wen; Huajun (Austin, TX)
Title: Minimizing power consumption for fixed-frequency processing unit operation
Patent Number: 9,052,905

Inventors: Allende; Sandra (Washington, NJ)
Title: Apparatus for use in laundering garments having cups and methods therefor
Patent Number: 9,051,682

Inventors: Allouche; Erez N. (Ruston, LA), Jaganathan; Arun (Ruston, LA), Simicevic; Neven (Ruston, LA)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting buried objects
Patent Number: 9,052,394

Inventors: Almstead; Neil (Princeton, NJ), Karp; Gary M. (Princeton Junction, NJ), Wilde; Richard (Somerville, NJ), Welch; Ellen (Califon, NJ), Campbell; Jeffrey A. (Bethlehem, PA), Ren; Hongyu (Dayton, NJ), Chen; Guangming (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Pyrazole or triazole compounds and their use for the manufacture of a medicament for treating somatic mutation related diseases
Patent Number: 9,051,342

Inventors: Alnadwi; Ahmad Hamood Abdullah (Jeddah, SA)
Title: Remotely actuated door lock
Patent Number: 9,053,587

Inventors: Alphin; Kent (Wilmington, NC)
Title: Paddleboard storage and seat support assembly
Patent Number: 9,051,033

Inventors: Althaus; Rolf (Herrliberg, CH)
Title: Method for operating a power plant and power plant
Patent Number: 7,954,330

Inventors: Amano; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Mizuno; Yoichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage system and storage control method
Patent Number: 7,958,326

Inventors: Amaral; Guido (05530-030 Sao Paulo, BR)
Title: Blank modular book to be enclosed in an artistic case to be filled out in writing by the members of successive generations of the same family during a long time
Patent Number: 7,232,157

Inventors: Amit; Jonathan (Omer, IL), Demidov; Lilia (Ness-Tziona, IL), Goldberg; George (Bat Yam, IL), Halowani; Nir (Holon, IL), Kat; Ronen I. (Kraf-Saba, IL), Koifman; Chaim (Rishon Lezion, IL), Marenkov; Sergey (Yehud, IL), Sotnikov; Dmitry (Givataim, IL)
Title: Real-time identification of data candidates for classification based compression
Patent Number: 9,053,121

Inventors: Amit; Jonathan (Omer, IL), Demidov; Lilia (Ness-Tziona, IL), Goldberg; George (Bat Yam, IL), Halowani; Nir (Holon, IL), Kat; Ronen I. (Kraf-Saba, IL), Koifman; Chaim (Rishon Lezion, IL), Marenkov; Sergey (Yehud, IL), Sotnikov; Dmitry (Givataim, IL)
Title: Real-time identification of data candidates for classification based compression
Patent Number: 9,053,122

Inventors: Anderson; Michael H. (Leucadia, CA)
Title: Arbitrary power function using logarithm lookup table
Patent Number: 7,957,589

Inventors: Anderson; Timm R. (River Falls, WI), Meis; James R. (Stillwater, MN), Cygan; Robert J. (Eagan, MN), Lund; Lee R. (Hugo, MN), Rice; Franklin R. (Elk River, MN), Madson; Kent A. (Eden Prairie, MN), Temple; Gregg R. (Mendota Heights, MN), Moffett; Matthew J. (Wayzata, MN)
Title: Promotional assembly
Patent Number: 7,954,721

Inventors: Andoh; Robert Yaw Gyamfi (South Portland, ME), Fink; Jeremy (Portland, ME), Bois; Scott (Steep Falls, ME), Osei; Kwabena (South Portland, ME)
Title: Flow regulating device
Patent Number: 9,051,724

Inventors: Ang; Boon Jin (Penang, MY), Chong; Thow Pang (Johor, MY)
Title: Signal propagation circuitry for use on integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,233,189

Inventors: Angantyr; Anders (Vasteras, SE), Csaba; Gabor (Vasteras, SE)
Title: Method and device for balancing a rotor of an electrical machine
Patent Number: 7,954,376

Inventors: Anno; Makoto (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus allowing plurality of users to concurrently log in, and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,957,022

Inventors: Annunziata; Anthony J. (Stamford, CT), Gaidis; Michael C. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Thermally assisted MRAM with a multilayer encapsulant for low thermal conductivity
Patent Number: 9,054,300

Inventors: Antanaitis; David B. (Northville, MI), Yang; Chia N. (Wixom, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for predicting braking system friction
Patent Number: 7,957,875

Inventors: Anthony; Anthony A. (Erie, PA), Anthony; William M. (Erie, PA)
Title: Energy conditioning circuit arrangement for integrated circuit
Patent Number: 9,054,094

Inventors: Aoki; Kazuhiko (Osaka, JP), Ikeo; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Biodegradable composition, processed biodegradable article such as food container, and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 7,955,428

Inventors: Aota; Hideyuki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Reference voltage generating circuit
Patent Number: 7,956,672

Inventors: Apostolos; John T. (Lyndeborough, NH), Feng; Judy (Nashua, NH), Mouyos; William (Windham, NH)
Title: Detection processing for NQR system
Patent Number: 9,052,370

Inventors: Apostolos; John T. (Lyndeborough, NH), Feng; Judy (Nashua, NH), Mouyos; William (Windham, NH)
Title: Combinational nuclear quadrupole resonance (NQR) and nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) apparatus with linear frequency chirp detected signals
Patent Number: 9,052,371

Inventors: Arabi; Tawfik (Tigard, OR), Ma; Hung-Piao (Portland, OR), Iovino; Gregory M. (Hillsboro, OR), Rotem; Shai (Hofit, IL), Kornfeld; Avner (Zichron Yaakov, IL), Taylor; Gregory F. (Portland, OR)
Title: Arrangements having IC voltage and thermal resistance designated on a per IC basis
Patent Number: 7,233,162

Inventors: Arao; Tatsuya (Atsugi, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Method for fabricating semiconductor film and semiconductor device and laser processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,232,715

Inventors: Arasaratnam; Omkharan (Ajax, CA), Jeremiah; Garreth J. (Thornhill, CA)
Title: Securing sensitive data for cloud computing
Patent Number: 9,053,344

Inventors: Arcese; Mauro (Rome, IT), Bottan; Pier F. (Rome, IT), Corsetti; Giorgio (Rome, IT)
Title: Computer program testing
Patent Number: 9,053,240

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN), Heidelberger; Philip (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Kumar; Sameer (White Plains, NY), Parker; Jeffrey J. (Rochester, MN), Ratterman; Joseph D. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Heuristic status polling
Patent Number: 7,958,274

Inventors: Archer; Charles J. (Rochester, MN), Carey; James E. (Rochester, MN), Sanders; Philip J. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Token-based flow control of messages in a parallel computer
Patent Number: 9,055,078

Inventors: Arellano; Aaron G. (Allen, TX)
Title: Temperature-controlled flexible optical circuit for use in an erbium-doped fiber amplifier and method for fabricating the flexible optical circuit
Patent Number: 7,233,712

Inventors: Arima; Kiyokuni (Nagano, JP), Kaeriyama; Takeshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 7,956,813

Inventors: Arimatsu; Daishi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing piezoelectric vibration reed, piezoelectric vibration reed, piezoelectric vibrator, oscillator, electronic instrument, and radio time piece
Patent Number: 9,052,699

Inventors: Arimitsu; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electric rotating machine
Patent Number: 7,233,093

Inventors: Arimoto; Taro (Hyogo, JP), Kono; Yoichi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Discharge lamp operating apparatus
Patent Number: 9,055,656

Inventors: Ariyama; Minoru (Chiba, JP)
Title: Voltage dividing circuit and magnetic sensor circuit
Patent Number: 7,956,598

Inventors: Armand; Michel (Montreal, CA), Goodenough; John B. (Austin, TX), Padhi; Akshaya K. (LaSalle, IL), Nanjundaswamy; Kirakodu S. (Ambler, PA), Masquelier; Christian (Boulogne, FR)
Title: Cathode materials for secondary (rechargeable) lithium batteries
Patent Number: 7,955,733

Inventors: Arora; Sunny (Noida, IN), Abhishek; Kumar (Ghaziabad, IN), Bansal; Mukesh (Noida, IN), Gupta; Shilpa (Rohini, IN)
Title: Flip-flop circuit with internal level shifter
Patent Number: 7,956,662

Inventors: Arramreddy; Sujith K. (San Jose, CA), Raghavendra; Appanagari (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Peripheral component interconnect arbiter implementation with dynamic priority scheme
Patent Number: 7,234,012

Inventors: Arrieta; Alain (Fort Myers, FL)
Title: Anti-microbial sponge device
Patent Number: 9,049,973

Inventors: Asahara; Naomi (Tokyo, JP), Hashimoto; Motonori (Tokyo, JP), Yuki; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pharmaceutical formulations comprising paraoxonase
Patent Number: 9,050,331

Inventors: Asai; Fumiteru (Osaka, JP), Shiga; Goji (Osaka, JP), Takamoto; Naohide (Osaka, JP)
Title: Dicing tape-integrated film for semiconductor back surface, and process for producing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,050,773

Inventors: Asai; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kanazawa; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Junichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Socket for attaching an electronic component
Patent Number: 7,232,327

Inventors: Asano; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP), Shinozaki; Nobuya (Kanagawa, JP), Okada; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Clip
Patent Number: 7,231,696

Inventors: Ashby; Mark (Launa Niguel, CA), Sing; Eduardo Chi (Dana Point, CA), Tran; Tin T. (Anaheim, CA)
Title: Dissolvable closure device
Patent Number: 7,955,353

Inventors: Aspberg; Anders (Lund, SE), Heinegard; Dick (Lund, SE), Johnson; Anna (Lund, SE), Kvist; Alexander (Lund, SE)
Title: Use of chondroitin sulphate E (CS-E) for the treatment of diseases or conditions related to collagen fibril formation
Patent Number: 7,956,047

Inventors: Assefa; Solomon (Ossining, NY), Chen; Kuan-Neng (White Plains, NY), Koester; Steven J. (Ossining, NY), Vlasov; Yurii A. (Katonah, NY)
Title: Techniques for three-dimensional circuit integration
Patent Number: 7,955,887

Inventors: Atarashi; Tomoo (Kariya, JP), Takami; Shigeki (Anjo, JP), Koshida; Takafumi (Anjo, JP), Aoki; Hidetoshi (Anjo, JP), Yamamoto; Yoshihisa (Anjo, JP)
Title: Vehicle drive device
Patent Number: 9,050,971

Inventors: Atkinson; Bob (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Equality of extensible markup language structures
Patent Number: 7,234,109

Inventors: Attar; Mohammed M. (Placentia, CA), Do; Thuy B. (Irvine, CA), Hakim; Huzefa A. (Laguna Hills, CA), Hsieh; Wen-Chin (Rolling Hills Estates, CA), MacAlpine; Paul S. (Laguna Hills, CA), Mayes; Lauren A. (Laguna Beach, CA), Tadipatri; Raghuram (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multiple project areas in a development environment
Patent Number: 9,053,442

Inventors: Aufranc; Richard (Albany, OR), Carrico; Thomas M. (Corvallis, OR), Way; Olan C. (Eugene, OR)
Title: System and method of projecting an image using a plurality of projectors
Patent Number: 7,954,954

Inventors: Augeray; Denis (Parigne l'Eveque, FR)
Title: Method of installing software for enabling a connection of a phone to an interconnected network
Patent Number: 7,958,207

Inventors: Ausschnitt; Christopher P. (Lexington, MA), Broberg; Richard H. (Wellesley, MA), Crow; David A. (Maple Grove, MN), Muth; William A. (Lagrangeville, NY), Roberts; Keith E. (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Methods for normalizing error in photolithographic processes
Patent Number: 7,957,826

Inventors: Avni; Yossi (Caesarea, IL), Suchard; Eytan (Kiryat Bialik, IL)
Title: Behaviometric signature authentication system and method
Patent Number: 9,053,309

Inventors: Avraham; Meir (Rishon Lezion, IL), Ronen; Amir (Hod Hasharon, IL)
Title: Drift compensation in a flash memory
Patent Number: 7,957,189

Inventors: Ayala; Stephane (Marseilles, FR), Bourneix; Gerard (Greasque, FR), Beausoleil; Christine (Marseilles, FR), Martin; David (La Ciotat, FR), Oddou; Laurent (La Ciotat, FR), Patrice; Philippe (Allauch, FR), Zafrany; Michael (Marseilles, FR)
Title: Method for making smart cards
Patent Number: 7,958,622

Inventors: Ba-maung; Nwe Y. (Niles, IL), Clark; Richard F. (Gurnee, IL), Erickson; Scott A. (Zion, IL), Fidanze; Steve D. (Grayslake, IL), Kawai; Megumi (Libertyville, IL), Mantei; Robert A. (Franklin, WI), Sheppard; George S. (Wilmette, IL), Sorensen; Bryan K. (Antioch, IL), Wang; Gary T. (Libertyville, IL)
Title: Imidazopyridines as a novel scaffold for multi-targeted kinase inhibition
Patent Number: 9,051,315

Inventors: Baarman; David W. (Fennville, MI), Becker; Pierre (Milnerton, ZA), Marshall; Mark (Tamboerskloof, ZA)
Title: Miniature hydro-power generation system
Patent Number: 7,956,481

Inventors: Baarman; David W. (Fennville, MI), Lautzenheiser; Terry Lee (Nunica, MI)
Title: Miniature hydro-power generation system
Patent Number: 7,233,078

Inventors: Baba; Kiyokazu (Komatsu, JP), Honma; Hiroaki (Komatsu, JP), Sunata; Masahide (Komatsu, JP), Yoshida; Hajime (Komatsu, JP), Satou; Hirohide (Komatsu, JP)
Title: Pressing machine with die cushion device
Patent Number: 7,958,765

Inventors: Babcock; Paul M. (Spokane Valley, WA), Babcock; David J. (Spokane Valley, WA), Smith; Phillip N. (Spokane Valley, WA)
Title: Current waveform construction to generate AC power with low harmonic distortion from localized energy sources
Patent Number: 7,957,160

Inventors: Babicz; Jeffrey M. (Newburgh, NY)
Title: Chocolate processing machine
Patent Number: 7,231,872

Inventors: Bach; Poul (Birkerod, DK), Thwaites; Eric (Copenhagen, DK)
Title: Dried and agglomerated hyaluronic acid product
Patent Number: 7,956,180

Inventors: Bachar; Yariv (Ma'abarot, IL), Harsgor-Hendin; Ilai (Kfar Saba, IL), Meiri; Ehud (Tel Aviv, IL), Sonin; Oded (Omer, IL)
Title: Selective constant complexity dismissal in task scheduling
Patent Number: 9,052,950

Inventors: Bae; In Tae (Wrentham, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring electrochemical properties
Patent Number: 7,956,571

Inventors: Baek; Byung-seog (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Yong-deok (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Seong-taek (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Jae-beom (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Byung-hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of providing initial pictures to digital TV
Patent Number: 7,958,537

Inventors: Baek; Kwang-Hyun (Seoul, KR), Yeoh; Hong Chang (Seoul, KR), Jung; Jae-Hun (Seoul, KR), Jung; Yun-Hwan (Seoul, KR), Baek; Joon Hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Return to zero digital to analog converter and converting method thereof
Patent Number: 7,956,785

Inventors: Baheti; Pawan Kumar (Bangalore, IN), Gore; Dhananjay Ashok (Bangalore, IN), Koo; Hyung-Il (Seoul, KR), Lee; Te-Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Identifying regions of text to merge in a natural image or video frame
Patent Number: 9,053,361

Inventors: Bailey, III; Andrew D. (Pleasanton, CA), Lohokare; Shrikant P. (Fremont, CA)
Title: System and method for surface reduction, passivation, corrosion prevention and activation of copper surface
Patent Number: 7,232,766

Inventors: Bak; Elly (Rijsenhout, NL), Steur; Nicolaas D. M. (Oude Niedorp, NL)
Title: Guzmania hybrid named `METEOR`
Patent Number: 7,956,258

Inventors: Bak; Elly (Rijsenhout, NL), Steur; Nicolaas D. M. (Oude Niedorp, NL)
Title: Guzmania hybrid named `MISTY`
Patent Number: 7,956,260

Inventors: Bala; Raja (Webster, NY), Monga; Vishal (Webster, NY)
Title: Color separation multiplexing for real-time multi-dimensional device calibration
Patent Number: 7,956,867

Inventors: Balakrishnan; Ram (Stittsville, CA), Aissaoui; Mustapha (Kanata, CA), Busari; Mudashiru (Ottawa, CA), Coffell; John (Kanata, CA), McAllister; Shawn (Manotick, CA), Roberts; Peter (Stittsville, CA)
Title: Intelligent routing for effective utilization of network signaling resources
Patent Number: 7,957,274

Inventors: Balasubramanian; Swaminathan (Troy, MI), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), O'Connell; Brian M. (Research Triangle Park, NC), Walker; Keith R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Program code library searching and selection in a networked computing environment
Patent Number: 9,052,979

Inventors: Bamberger; Naama (Jerusalem, IL), Bernstein; Uri (Jerusalem, IL), Reich; Gil (Eli, IL), Rosen; Tamar (Jerusalem, IL), Reitblat; Lev (Ma'ale Adumim, IL), Zlotnikov; Rita (Jerusalem, IL), Berkowitz; Mike (Aloe Shvut, IL), Halle; Yehudit (Jerusalem, IL), Kustanowitz; Jack (Jerusalem, IL), Lubin; Yedida (Jerusalem, IL), Samuel; Oren (Jerusalem, IL)
Title: System for processing at least partially structured data
Patent Number: 7,233,940

Inventors: Bangel; Matthew J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Feeney; Gregory V. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Madsen; Robert G. (Apalachin, NY), Martin, Jr.; James A. (Endicott, NY)
Title: Method, system, and program product for using analysis views to identify data synchronization problems between databases
Patent Number: 9,053,164

Inventors: Banker; Kim K. (Rocklin, CA), Del Signore; Christopher Alan (Los Gatos, CA), Bowlby; Gavin (Houston, TX), Feldman; Richard Karl (Los Altos, CA), Farzaneh; Farivar (Los Altos, CA), Kauffman; Michael Timothy (Campbell, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for unilateral topology discovery in network management
Patent Number: 7,957,415

Inventors: Bansal; Ravi P. (Tampa, FL), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Richmond, VA), Jones; Andrew R. (Austin, TX), O'Connell; Brian M. (Research Triangle Park, NC), Walker; Keith R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Feedback mechanism
Patent Number: 9,052,867

Inventors: Baranoff; Sergei C. (West Sacramento, CA)
Title: Chopping board
Patent Number: 9,049,964

Inventors: Barish; Benjamin J. (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Bubble-producing devices and toy marksman kit including same
Patent Number: 9,050,543

Inventors: Barker; Kevin (Raleigh, NC), Hammad; Hanaa (Cairo, EG), Hegazy; Mohamed S. Ghareeb (Cairo, EG), Mahfouz; Tamer (Cairo, EG)
Title: Determining the processing order of a plurality of events
Patent Number: 9,052,972

Inventors: Barnard; Anthony Kirk (Laguna Hills, CA)
Title: Bow string vibration suppressor
Patent Number: 7,954,481

Inventors: Barrenscheen; Jens (Munchen, DE), Schmidt; Achim (Schiffweiler, DE)
Title: Method for initializing or configuring an electrical circuit
Patent Number: 7,234,048

Inventors: Barthelemy; Philippe (Merignac, FR), Khiati; Salim (Bordeaux, FR), Camplo; Michel (Marseille, FR)
Title: Functional amphipilic molecule or macromolecule formulations with multiple compartments
Patent Number: 9,050,268

Inventors: Barton; David G. (Midland, MI), Chojecki; Adam (Ghent, BE), Elowe; Paul R. (Midland, MI), Kilos; Beata A. (Midland, MI), Stangland; Eric E. (Midland, MI)
Title: Catalysts and methods for alcohol dehydration
Patent Number: 9,051,252

Inventors: Bassin; Kathryn A. (Harpursville, NY), Kagan; Steven (Burr Ridge, IL), Skrabanek; Susan E. (Talking Rock, GA)
Title: System and method to map defect reduction data to organizational maturity profiles for defect projection modeling
Patent Number: 9,052,981

Inventors: Bastioli; Catia (Novara, IT), Bellotti; Vittorio (Fontaneto D'Agogna, IT), Cella; Gian Domenico (Novara, IT), Del Giudice; Luciano (Milan, IT), Montino; Sandro (Robbio Lomellina, IT), Perego; Gabriele (Milan, IT)
Title: Biodegradable polymeric compositions comprising starch and a thermoplastic polymer
Patent Number: 7,956,107

Inventors: Batchler; Carvis H. (Blacksburg, SC)
Title: Refrigerator turntable assembly
Patent Number: 9,052,134

Inventors: Bates; Cary L. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Integrating compiler warnings into a debug session
Patent Number: 9,053,229

Inventors: Bauer; Andreas (Kirchdorf, DE), Schafer; Oliver (Burghausen, DE)
Title: Iridium-catalyzed production method for organosilicon compounds
Patent Number: 7,956,210

Inventors: Baugher; Mark (Portland, OR), McGrew; David (Poolesville, MD), Vilhuber; Jan (San Luis Obispo, CA), Weis; Brian (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating pairwise cryptographic transforms based on group keys
Patent Number: 7,234,063

Inventors: Baumgartner; Helmut (Nurtingen, DE), Gaege; Christian (Tuebingen, DE), Kabisch; Steffen (Stuttgart, DE), Scherzinger; Stefanie (Munich, DE), Schuetz; Sergej (Boblingen, DE)
Title: Identifying reroutable data columns in an ETL process
Patent Number: 9,053,576

Inventors: Bayram; Can (Ossining, NY), Cheng; Cheng-Wei (White Plains, NY), Ning; Tak H. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY), Shiu; Kuen-Ting (White Plains, NY)
Title: Heterogeneous integration of group III nitride on silicon for advanced integrated circuits
Patent Number: 9,053,930

Inventors: Beals; John Michael (Indianapolis, IN), Cutler, Jr.; Gordon Butler (Deltaville, VA), Hansen; Ryan John (Riverton, UT), Li; Shun (Carmel, IN), Zhang; Lianshan (Carmel, IN)
Title: PEGylated insulin lispro compounds
Patent Number: 9,050,371

Inventors: Beatty, III; Harry J. (Clinton Corners, NY), Elmendorf; Peter C. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Gates; Charles (Poughkeepsie, NY), Luo; Chen (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for linking objects across a mixed computer environment
Patent Number: 9,052,968

Inventors: Beaver; Cheryl L. (Albuquerque, NM), Schroeppel; Richard C. (Woodland Hills, UT), Snyder; Lillian A. (Corrales, NM)
Title: Anonymous authenticated communications
Patent Number: 7,234,059

Inventors: Beavers; Donna Marie (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Teething device
Patent Number: 9,050,245

Inventors: Becker; Craig Henry (Austin, TX), Goodman; Robert Simon (Austin, TX), Nickolas; Stewart Earle (Austin, TX), Vicknair; Wayne Elmo (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for building commercial distributed computing networks via computer cost subsidization
Patent Number: 7,958,014

Inventors: Becker; Wiren Dale (Hyde Park, NY), Haridass; Anand (Austin, TX), Truong; Bao G. (Austin, TX)
Title: Programmable driver delay
Patent Number: 7,233,170

Inventors: Begin; Jason Ernest (Mooresville, NC), Burgess; Roddy (Charlotte, NC), Connelly; Jacob (Concord, NC), Cunningham; Ian Westad (Huntersville, NC), Sexton; Joseph M. (Huntersville, NC), Dawson; Michael P. (Huntersville, NC)
Title: Ice transport system
Patent Number: 7,954,830

Inventors: Behzad; Arya Reza (Poway, CA)
Title: RF transceiver with compact stacked mixer design for multiple frequency conversion
Patent Number: 7,233,774

Inventors: Belelie; Jennifer L. (Oakville, CA), Morimitsu; Kentaro (Mississauga, CA), Chopra; Naveen (Oakville, CA), Tracy; Corey (Mississauga, CA), Drappel; Stephan V. (Toronto, CA), Odell; Peter G. (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Phase change ink components and methods of making the same
Patent Number: 9,051,486

Inventors: Bell; Denise A. (Austin, TX), Grigsby; Travis M. (Austin, TX), Jenkins; Jana H. (Raleigh, NC), Livingston; Trevor (Austin, TX)
Title: Content volume throttling in feed aggregators
Patent Number: 9,055,115

Inventors: Bell; Lon E. (Altadena, CA)
Title: Compact, high-efficiency thermoelectric systems
Patent Number: 7,231,772

Inventors: Bellegarda; Jerome (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Part-of-speech tagging using latent analogy
Patent Number: 9,053,089

Inventors: Bellows; James C. (Maitland, FL), Rajagopalan; Sudhir (Chuluota, FL), Dorow; James W. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Method of increasing service interval periods in a steam turbine
Patent Number: 7,954,323

Inventors: Belotserkovsky; Konstantin Evseevich (St. Petersburg, RU)
Title: Method for controlling process parameters of a cone crusher
Patent Number: 7,954,735

Inventors: Bemanian; Majid (Pleasanton, CA), Raman; Narayanan (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Time division media access controller and method of operation thereof
Patent Number: 7,233,604

Inventors: Ben Rubi; Yaniv (Shimshit, IL)
Title: Implanted medical device useful for cosmetic surgery
Patent Number: 9,050,078

Inventors: Bender; Harald (Steinenbronn, DE), Genther; Karin (Hildrizhausen, DE), Mailand; Peter (Holzgerlingen, DE)
Title: Promotion of performance parameters in distributed data processing environment
Patent Number: 9,053,221

Inventors: Benedito; Flavio Luiz (Ludwigshafen, DE), Bruder; Ingmar (Mutterstadt, DE), Erk; Peter (Frankenthal, DE), Pschirer; Neil Gregory (Island South, HK), Send; Robert (Karlsruhe, DE), Muellen; Klaus (Cologne, DE), Wonneberger; Henrike (Mannheim, DE), Li; Chen (Cologne, DE)
Title: Rylene monoimide derivatives and use thereof as photosensitizers in solar cells and photodetectors
Patent Number: 9,054,325

Inventors: Benjamin; Schmitt (Musashino, JP)
Title: Robust image based edge detection
Patent Number: 9,053,382

Inventors: Benkler; Olaf (Neuhausen/Schellbronn, DE), Osswald; Markus (Leonberg-Hoefingen, DE), Zierle; Matthias (Filderstadt, DE)
Title: Energy-absorbing deformation element for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,954,883

Inventors: Benner; Alan F. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Finch; Richard B. (New Paltz, NY), Hirst; Jason Thomas (Poughkeepsie, NY), Lai; Peter Paul (Rochester, MN), Stanquist; Gerald Glen (Salt Point, NY)
Title: Testing an optical network
Patent Number: 9,054,797

Inventors: Bennett; James D. (Hroznetin, CZ)
Title: Web browser accessible search engine that identifies search result maxima through user search flow and result content comparison
Patent Number: 9,053,187

Inventors: Bennett; James D. (Hroznetin, CZ)
Title: Web browser accessible search engine with statistics gathering persistence
Patent Number: 9,053,188

Inventors: Bentrim; Brian (Furlong, PA)
Title: Panel fastener with hold-down ring
Patent Number: 9,051,956

Inventors: Berdut-Teruel; Elberto (Carolina, PR)
Title: Magnetic therapeuticall male device
Patent Number: 7,955,251

Inventors: Beres; Martin (Sugar Land, TX), Lopez; Jesus Cruz (Katy, TX)
Title: Refrigerant line purging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,958,744

Inventors: Berezin; Vladimir (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Active pixel sensor with mixed analog and digital signal integration
Patent Number: 7,956,912

Inventors: Bergen; Ernst (Winnipeg, CA)
Title: Toroidal heat exchanger
Patent Number: 9,052,116

Inventors: Bergesch; Joseph H. (Chesterfield, MO)
Title: Double door release
Patent Number: 7,954,912

Inventors: Berkner; Kathrin (Redwood City, CA), Gormish; Michael J. (Redwood City, CA), Schwartz; Edward L. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Enhancement of compressed images
Patent Number: 7,957,599

Inventors: Berry; Sandra L. (Tomball, TX), Cawiezel; Kay E. (Fulshear, TX)
Title: Method of treating an oil or gas well with biodegradable low toxicity fluid system
Patent Number: 7,231,976

Inventors: Bertakis; Bill (Keego Harbor, MI), Pitzer; Jan (Brighton, MI), Thomas; Mike (Dundas, CA), Wesener; Dale (Chesaning, MI), Wallace; Mike (Wayne, MI)
Title: Non-intrusive, low chatter pressure relief valve system
Patent Number: 9,052,024

Inventors: Beshai; Maged E. (Stittsville, CA)
Title: Switched channel-band network
Patent Number: 7,233,590

Inventors: Betts; William (St. Petersburg, FL)
Title: Distributed block coding (DBC)
Patent Number: 7,958,426

Inventors: Beucher; Peter J. (Owens Cross Roads, AL), Schantz; Hans Gregory (Huntsville, AL)
Title: Asset localization identification and movement system and method
Patent Number: 7,957,833

Inventors: Beuss; Jochen (Erzhausen, DE), Kutzner; Michael (Sulzbach, DE), Unger; Tobias (Bischofsheim, DE)
Title: Load control circuit in a motor vehicle control device
Patent Number: 9,054,582

Inventors: Beyda; William J. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Processing electronic messages
Patent Number: 7,958,213

Inventors: Bharadwaj; Sunil (Beaverton, OR), Henson; Wendy L. (Portland, OR)
Title: Framework and repository for analysis of software products
Patent Number: 9,053,230

Inventors: Bialer; Meir (Jerusalem, IL), Yagen; Boris (Jerusalem, IL), Sobol; Eyal (Rosh Ha Ayin, IL), Kaufmann; Dan (Netanya, IL)
Title: Amide derivatives of 2,2,3,3-tetramethylcyclopropane carboxylic acid
Patent Number: 7,232,929

Inventors: Biasiotto; Marco (Turin, IT), Butera; Francesco (Turin, IT), Alacqua; Stefano (Rivoli Cascine Vica, IT)
Title: Suspension system for a truck cab
Patent Number: 7,232,180

Inventors: Biester; Klaus (Wienhausen, DE)
Title: Shut-off actuator with gas generation device
Patent Number: 7,231,934

Inventors: Biester; Klaus (Wienhausen, DE), Kunow; Peter (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus detecting relative body movement
Patent Number: 7,956,605

Inventors: Biester; Klaus (Wienhausen, DE), Lenz; Norbert (Celle, DE)
Title: Actuating device
Patent Number: 7,231,842

Inventors: Bilbeny Lojo; Norberto (Santiago de Chile, CL), Garcia Madrid; Hernan (Santiago de Chile, CL)
Title: Amines as anti-alcoholism agents
Patent Number: 7,232,846

Inventors: Bilen; Juan Miguel (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Drill bit nozzle assembly and insert assembly including a drill bit nozzle assembly
Patent Number: 7,954,568

Inventors: Bille; Josef (69118 Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Closed loop control for intrastromal wavefront-guided ablation with fractionated treatment program
Patent Number: 7,232,436

Inventors: Biller; Yeshaye (Baltimore, MD), Zohn; Elchonon (Richmond Hill, NY)
Title: Casket with moveable bottom panels
Patent Number: 9,050,233

Inventors: Bims; Harry (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Token-based receiver diversity
Patent Number: 7,957,741

Inventors: Biondi; Andrea (Bologna, IT), Bertuzzi; Ivanoe (Casalecchio Di Reno, IT), Polloni; Roberto (Modigliana, IT), Squarzoni; Michele (Ferrara, IT)
Title: Package of cigarettes
Patent Number: 7,954,635

Inventors: Biskeborn; Brian (Mountain View, CA), Hasagawa; Tohru (Kanagawa, JP), Pease; David A. (Redwood Estates, CA), Richmond; Michael A. (Mountain View, CA), Sharma; Anurag (Mountain View, CA)
Title: File system extended attribute support in an operating system with restricted extended attributes
Patent Number: 9,053,108

Inventors: Biskeborn; Robert G. (Hollister, CA), Lo; Calvin S. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Magnetic recording head having quilted-type coating
Patent Number: 9,053,723

Inventors: Bisnack; William C. (Macomb, MI)
Title: Rearview mirror assembly including optical fiber signaling
Patent Number: 7,954,985

Inventors: Bjorksten; Bengt (Stockholm, SE), Mollstam; Bo (Lerum, SE), Sjoberg; Elisabeth (Lund, SE)
Title: Method for improved breast milk feeding to reduce the risk of allergy
Patent Number: 7,955,834

Inventors: Blair; Ronald Bruce (Flower Mound, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for spectral authentication of a feature of a document
Patent Number: 9,053,596

Inventors: Blakeman; Amanda (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Specific theme-shaped eco-friendly disposable wet wipe container, and methods of constructing and utilizing same
Patent Number: 7,954,634

Inventors: Blank; Thomas B. (Chandler, AZ), Acosta; George (Phoenix, AZ), Mattu; Mutua (Gilbert, AZ), Makarewicz; Marcy (Chandler, AZ), Monfre; Stephen L. (Gilbert, AZ), Lorenz; Alexander D. (Phoenix, AZ), Ruchti; Timothy L. (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Optical sampling interface system for in vivo measurement of tissue
Patent Number: 7,233,816

Inventors: Blank; William Thomas (Bellevue, WA), Atkinson; Robert G. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Keytote component
Patent Number: 7,958,355

Inventors: Blasi; Charles J. (Highland, NY), Burdine; Todd M. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Forlenza; Orazio P. (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for selective scan chain diagnostics
Patent Number: 7,234,090

Inventors: Blocker; Robin O (Brentwood, NY)
Title: Rotary sponge having an adjustable elongated handle
Patent Number: 9,049,976

Inventors: Blocksome; Michael A. (Rochester, MN), Mamidala; Amith R. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Fencing data transfers in a parallel active messaging interface of a parallel computer
Patent Number: 9,052,974

Inventors: Blom; Jan Otto (Lutry, CH), Nolan; Julian Charles (Pully, CH)
Title: Method and apparatus for sensing based on route bias
Patent Number: 9,052,208

Inventors: Blumenau; Steven (Framingham, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for cross-system digital asset tag propagation
Patent Number: 7,958,087

Inventors: Bobst; Hanspeter (Oensingen, CH)
Title: Device and method for quality testing using a battery operated mobile phone
Patent Number: 7,957,732

Inventors: Bock; Mark Gary (Boston, MA), Lagu; Bharat (Acton, MA), Pandit; Chetan (Karnataka, IN), Sasmal; Sanjita (Hyderabad, IN), Ullrich; Thomas (Bottmingen, CH)
Title: Pyrazoline derivatives and their use as selective androgen receptor modulators
Patent Number: 9,051,326

Inventors: Boder; Howard M. (Guildford, GB), Altschuler; Sam (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling an air supply for drying painted vehicles and other objects
Patent Number: 7,957,842

Inventors: Boegli; Andreas (Vogelsang-Turgi, CH), Ritchie; James George (Ennetbaden, CH), Slowik; Slawomir (Stetten, CH), Stuessi; Heinrich (Unterengstringen, CH)
Title: Method of reconditioning a turbine blade
Patent Number: 7,231,713

Inventors: Boenau; Robert (Cedar Park, TX), Warren; Robert Todd (Pflugerville, TX), Garcia; Anna (Austin, TX), Patino; Jose (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Electronic book building system and method
Patent Number: 9,053,190

Inventors: Boerstler; David W. (Round Rock, TX), Hailu; Eskinder (Sunnyvale, CA), Qi; Jieming (Austin, TX)
Title: Design structure for a phase locked loop with stabilized dynamic response
Patent Number: 7,958,469

Inventors: Boerstler; David William (Round Rock, TX), Hailu; Eskinder (Austin, TX), Hofstee; Harm Peter (Austin, TX), Liberty; John Samuel (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Oscillator array with row and column control
Patent Number: 7,233,212

Inventors: Boger; Brad (Lutz, FL)
Title: Bicycle training handle
Patent Number: 9,051,016

Inventors: Bohling; James Charles (Lansdale, PA), Kenzey; Marlin Kenneth (Philadelphia, PA), Maikner; John Joseph (Zionsville, PA), Tate, Jr.; James Franklin (New Castle, DE)
Title: Low void space resins and method of preparation
Patent Number: 7,232,849

Inventors: Bohner; Jan (Ingolstadt, DE), Franz; Hans-Juergen (Ingolstadt, DE), Pflaumbaum; Klaus (Gaimersheim, DE)
Title: Sun visor for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,954,875

Inventors: Bondy; Steven S. (Danville, CA), Oare; David A. (Belmont, CA), Tse; Winston C. (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Pyridazine compound and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,956,184

Inventors: Bonutti; Peter M. (Effingham, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for use in operating on a bone
Patent Number: 9,050,152

Inventors: Bonutti; Peter M. (Effingham, IL), Leo; Christopher A. (Effingham, IL), Ruholl; Kevin R. (Teutopolis, IL)
Title: Shoulder orthosis
Patent Number: 7,955,285

Inventors: Boone; Richard (Wichita, KS), De Putter; Benjamin (Maize, KS)
Title: Assembly using skeleton structure
Patent Number: 9,051,062

Inventors: Borden; Scott M. (Rochester, NY), King; Randy J. (Rochester, NY), Moffatt; Ronald C. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Power line conditioner
Patent Number: 7,233,086

Inventors: Boroch; Anthony E. (Montoursville, PA), Mothersbaugh; James E. (Muncy, PA)
Title: System for pneumatically conveying bulk materials with improved discharge arrangement
Patent Number: 7,231,947

Inventors: Boroditsky; Mikhail (South Amboy, NJ), Brodsky; Mikhail (Milbourn, NJ), Frigo; Nicholas J. (Little Silver, NJ), Magill; Peter (Freehold, NJ)
Title: Method for increasing accuracy of measurement of mean polarization mode dispersion
Patent Number: 7,956,993

Inventors: Borst; Rodney D. (Oregon, WI)
Title: Method of vacuum thermoforming a container
Patent Number: 7,232,541

Inventors: Bosch; Boris Elmar (Koln, DE), Gerhartz; Frank (Leverkusen, DE)
Title: Preparation of mono-N-sulphonylated diamines
Patent Number: 7,232,927

Inventors: Bossi; Richard H. (Renton, WA), Georgeson; Gary E. (Federal Way, WA), Kennedy; James C. (Renton, WA)
Title: Non-destructive inspection device for inspecting limited-access features of a structure
Patent Number: 7,231,826

Inventors: Bosson; Charles (Ojai, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus of securely processing data for file backup, de-duplication, and restoration
Patent Number: 9,054,864

Inventors: Bosterling; Winfried (Neuenrade, DE), Bednarczyk; Adrian (Ludenscheid, DE), Hunold; Andre (Iserlohn, DE), Wiethoff; Nicole (Balve, DE)
Title: System for fixing a rail and guide plate for such a system
Patent Number: 9,051,694

Inventors: Bousseau; Jean-Noel (Paris, FR), Echalier; Bruno (Paris, FR), Fauchadour; David (Paris, FR)
Title: Use of an organic sol of cerium in paints, particularly lacquers and varnishes
Patent Number: 7,955,431

Inventors: Bowman; Steven R. (Edgewater, MD), Condon; Nicholas J. (Silver Spring, MD), O'Connor; Shawn P. (Dunkirk, VA)
Title: Melt stabilization and vapor-phase synthesis of cesium germanium halides
Patent Number: 9,051,516

Inventors: Boyd; John M. (Atascadero, CA), Mikhaylich; Katrina (San Jose, CA), Redeker; Fred C. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for simultaneously cleaning the front side and back side of a wafer
Patent Number: 7,231,682

Inventors: Boyd; Michael (Saline, MI), Li; Kang (Windsor, CA), Wu; George (Northville, MI)
Title: Method for multiple gauges in a scanning laser based display device
Patent Number: 7,954,965

Inventors: Boyd; Walter Kent (Riverside, CA), Boyd; Edward Kent (Grand Terrace, CA)
Title: Safety retaining system for large industrial fan
Patent Number: 7,955,055

Inventors: Boyden; Edward S. (Cambridge, MA), Cook; Daniel B. (Seattle, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Sweeney; Elizabeth A. (Seattle, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Compositions and methods for surface abrasion with frozen particles
Patent Number: 9,050,070

Inventors: Boyden; Edward S. (Cambridge, MA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Sweeney; Elizabeth A. (Seattle, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Compositions and methods for therapeutic delivery with frozen particles
Patent Number: 9,050,317

Inventors: Boyle; Kevin R. (Horsham, GB)
Title: Communication system and method for transmitting and receiving signals
Patent Number: 9,054,774

Inventors: Bozzuto; Carl R. (Enfield, CT), Palkes; Mark (Glastonbury, CT)
Title: Boiler having an integrated oxygen producing device
Patent Number: 7,954,458

Inventors: Braeuchle; Goetz (Reichartshausen, DE), Boecker; Juergen (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Lane-change assistant for motor vehicles
Patent Number: 7,233,848

Inventors: Branyon; David P. (San Antonio, TX), Eubanks; Jeremy D. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Split-cycle four-stroke engine
Patent Number: 7,954,461

Inventors: Branyon; David P. (San Antonio, TX), Eubanks; Jeremy D. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Split-cycle four-stroke engine
Patent Number: 7,954,463

Inventors: Breen; Timothy W. (East Syracuse, NY), Beasock; Randolph E. (Durhamville, NY)
Title: Transfer case with dual chain transfer mechanism
Patent Number: 7,231,848

Inventors: Breidenstein; Olaf (Vellmar, DE), Schulze; Jochen (Reutlingen, DE), Vogler; Eberhard (Neuhausen, DE), Wilhelm; Andreas (Waschenbeuren, DE), Gessner; Torsten (Ratingen, DE), Hermann; Gunther (Lichtenwald, DE), Jetter; Markus (Filderstadt, DE), Mollgaard; Nils-Anton (Schorndorf, DE), Resag; Uwe (Aichtal, DE)
Title: Elevator drive
Patent Number: 9,051,157

Inventors: Brennan; William James (Cleveland, GB), Rhoades; Gary Victor (Middlesbrough, GB), Lawrence; Paul David (Cleveland, GB)
Title: Multilayer card
Patent Number: 7,232,602

Inventors: Brickner; Michael (Cupertino, CA), Cowan; Wayne (Shenzhen, CN), Rosenthal; Brett A. (San Francisco, CA), Heley; Richard (Palo Alto, CA), Schmidt; Mathias W. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Connectors and methods for manufacturing connectors
Patent Number: 9,054,477

Inventors: Brink; Markus (White Plains, NY), Chang; Josephine B. (Mahopac, NY), Guillorn; Michael A. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Tsai; HsinYu (White Plains, NY)
Title: Local tailoring of fingers in multi-finger fin field effect transistors
Patent Number: 9,053,982

Inventors: Brizius; Glen Leon (Augusta, GA)
Title: Paints and coatings containing cyclodextrin additives
Patent Number: 9,051,479

Inventors: Broad; Gavin John (Liberty, OH), Tecleab; Adal (Woodlawn, OH), DeBruler; Jason Lee (West Chester, OH)
Title: Label applicator having a heat idler
Patent Number: 7,955,469

Inventors: Broberg, Jr.; Dewey O. (Colony Beach, FL)
Title: Pellet gun feeder
Patent Number: 7,954,480

Inventors: Brokenshire; Daniel A. (Round Rock, TX), Johns; Charles R. (Austin, TX), Nutter; Mark R. (Austin, TX), Minor; Barry L. (Austin, TX)
Title: Efficient communication of producer/consumer buffer status
Patent Number: 9,053,069

Inventors: Brost; Ron (Dearborn, MI), Blakemore; Bruce (Washtenaw, MI)
Title: Calculation of state of charge offset using a closed integral method
Patent Number: 7,233,128

Inventors: Broussard; Earl (Houston, TX), Jolly; Richard (Cypress, TX)
Title: Multiple annulus universal monitoring and pressure relief assembly for subsea well completion systems and method of using same
Patent Number: 9,051,824

Inventors: Brown; David (Austin, TX), Ford; Lance (Austin, TX), Cheng; Angie (Austin, TX), Jarvis; Rich (Austin, TX), Byrom; Mike (Austin, TX), Ovcharenko; Dmitriy (Austin, TX), Devroe; Eric (Pflugerville, TX), Kelnar; Kevin (Kyle, TX)
Title: Methods and compositions involving miRNA and miRNA inhibitor molecules
Patent Number: 9,051,571

Inventors: Bruckbauer; John (Littleton, CO)
Title: Bleed valve system for motorcycle suspensions
Patent Number: 7,231,939

Inventors: Bruemmer; David J. (Carlsbad, CA), Hartley; R. Scott (Idaho Falls, ID)
Title: Vehicle management system
Patent Number: 9,053,394

Inventors: Bruijning; Jeroen (Voorburg, NL)
Title: System and method for processing transaction data
Patent Number: 7,958,202

Inventors: Brunner; Robert (Montreal, CA), Xu; Qing (Montreal, CA), Lessard; Stephane (Mirabel, CA), Julien; Martin (Laval, CA)
Title: Method, apparatus and optical interconnect manufactured by 3D printing
Patent Number: 9,052,481

Inventors: Bryan; Paul F. (Pinole, CA), Husain; Shabbir (San Pablo, CA), Prakash; Prakhar (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Process for dewatering an aqueous organic solution
Patent Number: 7,955,506

Inventors: Bu; Huiming (Millwood, NY), Gauthier, Jr.; Robert J. (Hinesburg, VT), Hook; Terence B. (Jericho, VT), Leobandung; Effendi (Wappingers Falls, NY), Yamashita; Tenko (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Electrostatic discharge resistant diodes
Patent Number: 9,054,124

Inventors: Bucelot; Thomas J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Drake; Alan J. (Round Rock, TX), Groves; Robert A. (Highland, NY), Hibbeler; Jason D. (Williston, VT), Kim; Yong I. (Austin, TX), Pang; Liang-Teck (White Plains, NY), Reohr; William R. (Ridgefield, CT), Restle; Phillip J. (Katonah, NY), Thomson; Michael G. R. (Bedford, NY)
Title: Wide bandwidth resonant global clock distribution
Patent Number: 9,054,682

Inventors: Buchholz; Sigurd (Koln, DE), Kakhi; Maziar (Potomac, MD), Michele; Volker (Koln, DE), Mleczko; Leslaw (Dormagen, DE), Munnich; Christian (Leverkusen, DE), Rudolf; Reiner (Leverkusen, DE), Wolf; Aurel (Wulfrath, DE)
Title: Process for the production of carbon nanotubes in a fluidized bed
Patent Number: 9,050,572

Inventors: Buck; Drew A. (West Jordan, UT), Wamsley; Michael Ray (West Jordan, UT), Thomas; Shawn R. (West Jordan, UT)
Title: Alignment base for elongated lighting fixture
Patent Number: 9,052,091

Inventors: Buckley; Daniel T. (Shrewsbury, VT)
Title: Method for making three-dimensional preforms using electroluminescent devices
Patent Number: 7,955,548

Inventors: Budhraja; Vikram S. (Los Angeles, CA), Dyer; James D. (La Mirada, CA), Martinez Morales; Carlos A. (Upland, CA)
Title: Real-time performance monitoring and management system
Patent Number: 7,233,843

Inventors: Bui; Nhan X. (Tucson, AZ), Cherubini; Giovanni (Rueschlikon, CH), Jelitto; Jens (Rueschlikon, CH), Tsuruta; Kazuhiro (Yamato, JP)
Title: Track compensation and skew compensation for drives having flangeless rollers and systems thereof
Patent Number: 7,957,088

Inventors: Bulea; Mihai (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for voltage gradient sensor devices
Patent Number: 9,052,782

Inventors: Bunce; Paul A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Davis; John D. (Wallkill, NY), Plass; Donald W. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for address generation
Patent Number: 7,233,542

Inventors: Bunquin; Jeffrey Camacho (Alberta, CA), Stryker; Jeffrey Mark (Alberta, CA)
Title: Transition metal catalysts for C--O hydrogenolysis and hydrodeoxygenation
Patent Number: 9,051,229

Inventors: Burchette; Lynton R. (Sanford, NC), Reeves; Mark D. (Cary, NC)
Title: Systems and methods for imaging components
Patent Number: 7,957,655

Inventors: Burdge; Stephen B. (East Waterford, PA)
Title: Tree step driving tool
Patent Number: 7,231,853

Inventors: Burkill; Vance (Hornsea, GB)
Title: Password generation and recall
Patent Number: 9,053,294

Inventors: Burkle; Jurgen (Fellbach-Schmiden, DE), Schmidt; Timo (Stuttgart, DE), Unger; Karsten (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Motor vehicle with lowerable drive unit
Patent Number: 7,232,003

Inventors: Burmeister; Patricia M. (Northbrook, IL), Burmeister; Allen R. (Northbrook, IL)
Title: Self-closing hooded cover for a stringed musical instrument
Patent Number: 7,956,270

Inventors: Burnham; Jay Sanford (Fletcher, VT), Comeau; Joseph Kerry Vaughn (Essex Junction, VT), Crane; Leslie Peter (Williston, VT), Elliott; James Randall (Richmond, VT), Estes; Scott Alan (Essex Junction, VT), Nakos; James Spiros (Essex Junction, VT), White; Eric Jeffrey (Charlotte, VT)
Title: Copper contamination detection method and system for monitoring copper contamination
Patent Number: 7,957,917

Inventors: Burns, Jr.; John Glasgow (Cincinnati, OH), Yamamoto; Yoichiro (Cologne, DE)
Title: System for bifolding an absorbent article
Patent Number: 7,955,244

Inventors: Buron; Marie-Pierre (Montenois, FR), Compagnon; Philippe (Valentigney, FR), Steinmetz; Abla (Herimoncourt, FR), Gonin; Vincent (Saint Cyr sur Loire, FR)
Title: Energy absorption device with fibers embedded in a plastic material, and associated front face
Patent Number: 9,051,984

Inventors: Burton; Paul (Bracknell, GB), Kozakiewicz; Anthony (Bracknell, GB), Morris; James (Bracknell, GB), Mathews; Christopher John (Bracknell, GB), Shanahan; Stephen (Bracknell, GB)
Title: Pyridazinone herbicidal compounds
Patent Number: 9,049,864

Inventors: Busch; Michael-Rainer (Ebersbach, DE)
Title: Internal combustion engine with exhaust-gas turbocharger and secondary air injection
Patent Number: 7,231,760

Inventors: Butterwick; Alexander F. (Ann Arbor, MI), Mitra; Ashish S. (Stanford, CA), Ng; Martin K. C. (Sydney, AU), White; John W. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Endoluminal delivery system
Patent Number: 7,955,372

Inventors: Byrd; Stephen A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Randall; Benjamin J. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Optimal volume placement across remote replication relationships
Patent Number: 9,052,828

Inventors: Byrnes; Christopher I. (St. Louis, MO), Lindquist; Anders (Taby, SE), Georgiou; Tryphon T. (Falcon Heights, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for speaker verification using a tunable high-resolution spectral estimator
Patent Number: 7,233,898

Inventors: Byzeev; Victor (Tashkent, UZ), Chernishov; Andrey (Brisbane, AU)
Title: UCG channel
Patent Number: 9,051,816

Inventors: C.Y. Chang; Haisul (Navarra, ES), Fernandez Gallego; Victor (Navarra, ES), Iniguez Martinez; Maria (Navarra, ES), Lopez Novoa; Jose Miguel (Navarra, ES), Prieto Valtuena; Jes s Maria (Navarra, ES), Ruiz Echeverria; Juan (Navarra, ES)
Title: Cold organ preservation composition and method of use
Patent Number: 9,049,856

Inventors: Caceres; Barry M. (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Publishing and subscribing to calendar events information via categorical mapping methodology
Patent Number: 9,053,466

Inventors: Cai; Zhijun (Euless, TX), Ahmed; Mansoor (Fort Worth, TX), Harrison; Robert M. (Grapevine, TX)
Title: Adaptive bearer configuration for broadcast/multicast service
Patent Number: 7,957,745

Inventors: Cairns; Douglas A. (Durham, NC), Grant; Stephen J. (Cary, NC)
Title: Reduced complexity parametric covariance estimation for precoded MIMO transmissions
Patent Number: 7,957,485

Inventors: Caminade; Jean-Luc (Saint Jean de Vedas, FR), Basilio; Jean-Marie (Meze, FR), Coupard; Olivier (Montpellier, FR)
Title: Mattress structure including low air loss
Patent Number: 9,049,943

Inventors: Campbell; David C. (Bel Air, MD), Gifford; Robert H. (New Freedom, PA), Gibbons; Louis A. (Stevensville, MD)
Title: Quick clamping system for a workbench
Patent Number: 7,232,120

Inventors: Campbell; Ewen A. (Winchester, VA), Noll; George (Bunker Hill, WV), Corbin; Anthony (Martinsburg, WV), Arbaugh; Jividean (Wardnesville, WV)
Title: Flame-retardant polyolefin compounds and their use in surface coverings
Patent Number: 7,232,856

Inventors: Campbell; Keith Henry Stockman (Midlothian, GB), Wilmut; Ian (Midlothian, GB)
Title: Cloning ungulates from a quiescent donor cell
Patent Number: 7,232,938

Inventors: Canny; Eoin M. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Managing caller identifiers at a communication device
Patent Number: 7,233,650

Inventors: Capri; Sandra (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for detection of patterns and edges with un-calibrated devices
Patent Number: 9,055,183

Inventors: Carey; Matthew J. (San Jose, CA), Childress; Jeffrey R. (San Jose, CA), Maat; Stefan (San Jose, CA), Smith; Neil (San Jose, CA)
Title: Current-perpendicular-to-the-plane (CPP) magnetoresistive sensor with antiparallel-free layer structure and low current-induced noise
Patent Number: 7,957,107

Inventors: Carney; Stuart E. (Austin, TX)
Title: Merging compressed data arrays
Patent Number: 9,053,138

Inventors: Carr; Jeffrey W. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for reactive atom plasma processing for material deposition
Patent Number: 7,955,513

Inventors: Casey; Liam (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Mechanism to divert an IP flow over a non-IP transport
Patent Number: 9,055,330

Inventors: Cassidy; David (Chelmsford, MA)
Title: Lithium polymer battery powered intravenous fluid warmer
Patent Number: 7,956,583

Inventors: Castellano; Andrew (Laguna Beach, CA), Yang; Pinghua Peter (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Adjustable elasticity FIFO buffer have a number of storage cells equal to a frequency offset times a number of data units in a data stream
Patent Number: 7,234,007

Inventors: Castillo; Donald (Garden City Beach, SC), Elliott, Jr.; Charles K. (Greenville, SC), Bennett; Christopher Patton (Roebuck, SC)
Title: Wood treatment solution and process
Patent Number: 7,955,711

Inventors: Castlebary; Robert Allen (Nevada City, CA), Sherman; Robert Lloyd (Grass Valley, CA)
Title: Technique for oversampling to reduce jitter
Patent Number: 7,233,636

Inventors: Castro; Boaz (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: System and method for audio sample rate conversion
Patent Number: 9,052,991

Inventors: Cavolina; Alejandro (Miami, FL)
Title: Toroidal transformer transistor driver for electrical ballast
Patent Number: 9,055,619

Inventors: Cen; Junda (Jiangsu, CN), Zhang; Chun-hong (Jiangsu, CN), Zhang; Qi (Jiangsu, CN), Lu; Aifeng (Jiangsu, CN)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition for improving dissolution rate of prasugrel and its preparation method
Patent Number: 9,050,328

Inventors: Cernasov; Andrei (Ringwood, NJ)
Title: LCD based environment scanner and 3-D display
Patent Number: 7,956,981

Inventors: Cha; Sang-Gun (Daegu, KR)
Title: Cord embedded roman shade curtain and cord embedded roman shade using the same
Patent Number: 9,049,953

Inventors: Cha; Young-In (Seoul, KR), Lim; Oh-Seung (Seoul, KR), Oh; Tae-Ho (Seoul, KR), Kwon; O-Hyon (Seoul, KR), Nam; Gi-Seon (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Yon-Hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Managing method and apparatus for servicing contents provided by content provider
Patent Number: 9,054,991

Inventors: Chaignat; Julien (Le Landeron, CH), Bettelini; Marco (Pr les, CH)
Title: Correction device for timepiece display mechanism and wheel fitted thereto
Patent Number: 7,957,226

Inventors: Chainer; Timothy J. (Putnam Valley, NY), David; Milnes P. (Fishkill, NY), Iyengar; Madhusudan K. (Foster City, CA), Parida; Pritish R. (Fishkill, NY), Schmidt; Roger R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Schultz; Mark D. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Dynamically limiting energy consumed by cooling apparatus
Patent Number: 9,052,722

Inventors: Chambliss; David D. (Morgan Hill, CA), Knight; Joshua W. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Kreuzenstein; Ronald K. (Sunnyvale, CA), Lee; John J. (Scotts Valley, CA), Matsakis; Nicholas C. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Ruddy; James A. (San Jose, CA), Thompson; John G. (Tucson, AZ), Yudenfriend; Harry M. (Pouighkeepsie, NY)
Title: Serialization of access to data in multi-mainframe computing environments
Patent Number: 9,053,141

Inventors: Chan; Johnny (Fremont, CA), Tsai; Jeffrey Ming-Hung (San Jose, CA), Wong; Tin-Wai (Fremont, CA)
Title: Reduction of programming time in electrically programmable devices
Patent Number: 7,233,528

Inventors: Chandhok; Ravinder (Poway, CA), Chen; An Mei (San Diego, CA), Nagaraj; Thadi (San Diego, CA), Zhu; Yixin (Plano, TX)
Title: System for scalable transmission of content in a data network
Patent Number: 7,958,252

Inventors: Chandler; Christopher James Elphinstone (Boston, MA)
Title: Policy-based automation using multiple inference techniques
Patent Number: 7,233,935

Inventors: Chandran; Ravi (South Bend, IN), Dunne; Bruce E. (Niles, MI), Marchok; Daniel J. (Buchanan, MI)
Title: Communication system noise cancellation power signal calculation techniques
Patent Number: 7,957,965

Inventors: Chang; Chih-Kai (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Electrical connector structure
Patent Number: 9,054,468

Inventors: Chang; Chun-Yi (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical connector with a retainer with pressing member
Patent Number: 7,955,113

Inventors: Chang; Chyh-Yih (Taipei County, TW), Chen; Kuo-Ching (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Level shifter ESD protection circuit with power-on-sequence consideration
Patent Number: 7,233,468

Inventors: Chang; Glenn (Carlsbad, CA), Gallagher; Timothy (Encinitas, CA), Ramesh; Sridhar (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: System and method in a broadband receiver for efficiently receiving and processing signals
Patent Number: 9,055,329

Inventors: Chang; Ji Ho (Yongin, KR), Lim; Eul Gyoon (Daejeon, KR), Shin; Ho Chul (Daejeon, KR), Cho; Jae Il (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Stereo matching by census transform and support weight cost aggregation
Patent Number: 9,053,540

Inventors: Chang; Pei-Ming (Taipei, TW)
Title: Automatic testing system and method for judging whether universal serial bus device is configured to computer
Patent Number: 7,958,405

Inventors: Chang; Robert C. (Danville, CA), Qawami; Bahman (San Jose, CA), Sabet-Sharghi; Farshid (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for resolving physical blocks associated with a common logical block
Patent Number: 7,234,036

Inventors: Chang; Ting-Mao (San Jose, CA)
Title: Proximity triggered job scheduling system and method
Patent Number: 7,233,792

Inventors: Chang; Yi-Pin (Hsinchu, TW), Lai; Tung Long (Zhubei, TW), Huang; Soon Kang (Hsin Chu, TW)
Title: Multi-zone electrostatic chuck and chucking method
Patent Number: 7,957,118

Inventors: Chang; Yia-Chung (Champaign, IL), Chu; Hanyou (San Jose, CA), Opsal; Jon (Livermore, CA)
Title: Scatterometry for samples with non-uniform edges
Patent Number: 7,233,390

Inventors: Changey; Sebastien (Ensishem, FR), Fleck; Volker (Saint-Louis, FR), Beauvois; Dominique (Gif-sur-Yvette, FR)
Title: Method for determining the attitude, position, and velocity of a mobile device
Patent Number: 7,957,899

Inventors: Charif; Yasmine (Rochester, NY), Hernandez; Andres Quiroz (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method for automated generation of minimal partitioning of a process specification for supporting its distributed execution
Patent Number: 9,055,072

Inventors: Chartash; Elliot Keith (Randolph, NJ), Barchuk; William T. (San Diego, CA), Paulson; Susan K. (Downers Grove, IL), Valdes; Joaquin M. (Mundelein, IL), Kimball; Alexandra B. (Brookline, MA)
Title: Methods for treating psoriasis by administering an antibody which binds an epitope of the p40 subunit of IL-12 and/or IL-23
Patent Number: 9,051,368

Inventors: Chaudhuri; Surajit (Redmond, WA), Narasayya; Vivek (Redmond, WA), Ramamurthy; Ravishankar (Redmond, WA)
Title: Detecting estimation errors in dictinct page counts
Patent Number: 7,958,114

Inventors: Chavali; Srikanth (Nashua, NH)
Title: System, device, and method for routing information in a communication network using policy extrapolation
Patent Number: 7,233,593

Inventors: Chavez; Salvador E. (Somerset, NJ), Delia; David J. (Lagrangeville, NY), Delia; Wayne M. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Monitoring objects in motion along a static route using sensory detection devices
Patent Number: 9,053,594

Inventors: Chen; Chien-Hao (Chuangwei Township, TW), Chao; Donald Y. (Shin-Chu, TW), Lee; Tze-Liang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method of forming a locally strained transistor
Patent Number: 7,232,730

Inventors: Chen; Chih-I (Taipei, TW)
Title: Hair thinning scissors
Patent Number: 7,954,245

Inventors: Chen; Genhui (Burnaby, CA), Li; Jianxiong (Port Moody, CA), Webster; John (North Vancouver, CA), Li; Bin (Burnaby, CA)
Title: Dithiolopyrrolones with therapeutic activity
Patent Number: 9,051,330

Inventors: Chen; Hung-Shu (Kaohsiung, TW), Wu; Hsu-Fu (Kaohsiung, TW), Chang; Tuo-Hou (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Resistance feedback laryngoscope
Patent Number: 9,050,047

Inventors: Chen; Juin-Hwey (Irvine, CA)
Title: Audio time scale modification using decimation-based synchronized overlap-add algorithm
Patent Number: 7,957,960

Inventors: Chen; Jun (Urbana, IL), He; Dake (Yorktown Heights, NY), Jagmohan; Ashish (Irvington, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for constructing efficient codes for Wyner-Ziv video compression systems
Patent Number: 7,233,269

Inventors: Chen; Ke-Hao (Tu-cheng, TW), Hsieh; Wen-Yi (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Test socket for testing semiconductor package
Patent Number: 7,956,631

Inventors: Chen; Kuo Chang (Taichung, TW)
Title: Positioning device for a hoop of a drum
Patent Number: 7,956,265

Inventors: Chen; Kuo-Chang (Taichung, TW)
Title: Hi-hat system
Patent Number: 7,956,267

Inventors: Chen; Li-Wen (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Apparatus for visualizing information in a data warehousing environment
Patent Number: 7,233,952

Inventors: Chen; Ming-Nan (Taichung, TW)
Title: Tweezers with magnetically pivotal illumination device
Patent Number: 7,954,870

Inventors: Chen; Paul (Richmond, CA)
Title: Physical exercising machine
Patent Number: 7,955,231

Inventors: Chen; Paul (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Rehabilitation mechanism for hand and leg
Patent Number: 9,050,490

Inventors: Chen; Pei-Yuan (Taoyuan, TW), Chen; Yu-Min (Taoyuan, TW), Hsiu; Leng-Nien (Zhubei, TW)
Title: Control circuit and control method of light emitting device circuit
Patent Number: 9,055,649

Inventors: Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Autostereoscopic display device based on parallax barrier
Patent Number: 9,052,517

Inventors: Chen; Raymond C. (Campbell, CA), Patel; Kayuri (Cupertino, CA), Rajan; Vijayan (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: System and method for restoring a virtual disk from a snapshot
Patent Number: 7,958,168

Inventors: Chen; Shiao-Shien (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Integrated circuit with an electrostatic discharge protection circuit
Patent Number: 7,233,475

Inventors: Chen; Shih-Chi (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Roller structure for fabric winding machine
Patent Number: 7,954,751

Inventors: Chen; Sun Yang (Shanghai, CN), Liu; Yang (Shanghai, CN), Wu; Lie Zhi (Shanghai, CN), Xu; Yue (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Clock tree construction across clock domains
Patent Number: 9,053,277

Inventors: Chen; Tsan-Chi (Chung Ho City, Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Circuit breaker
Patent Number: 7,232,971

Inventors: Chen; Wei-Hsi (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Power adapter with plug member stowable in housing
Patent Number: 9,054,472

Inventors: Chen; Xiying (San Jose, CA), Xu; Huiwen (Sunnyvale, CA), Pan; Chuanbin (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of making a two-terminal non-volatile memory pillar device with rounded corner
Patent Number: 7,955,981

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Fu (Austin, TX), Dunsmoir; John W. (Round Rock, TX), Hamilton, II; Rick A. (Charlottesville, VA), Seaman; James W. (Falls Church, VA)
Title: System and computer program product for national language support using a multi-language property file
Patent Number: 7,957,954

Inventors: Chen; Ying Chung (Pan Chiao, TW)
Title: Method for connecting a terminal to a connector and structure of the terminal
Patent Number: 7,232,333

Inventors: Chen; Yun-Ju (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Self-lubricating bearing and its manufacturing process
Patent Number: 7,954,241

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Beacon, NY), Lee; Junedong (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Strained ultra-thin SOI transistor formed by replacement gate
Patent Number: 7,955,909

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Singerlands, NY), Kerber; Pranita (Slingerlands, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA)
Title: MOSFET with recessed channel film and abrupt junctions
Patent Number: 9,053,946

Inventors: Cheng; Rocky (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Infusion device for infusion capsules and the like, particularly for espresso coffee machines and the like
Patent Number: 9,049,957

Inventors: Cherednick; Valentin (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Dvoesherstov; Michail (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Choi; Yong Lim (Yongin, KR)
Title: Single crystal substrate and cutting method thereof
Patent Number: 7,233,095

Inventors: Cherubini; Giovanni (Rueschlikon, CH), Engelen; Johan B. C. (Rueschlikon, CH), Furrer; Simeon (Rueschlikon, CH), Jelitto; Jens (Rueschlikon, CH), Lantz; Mark A. (Rueschlikon, CH)
Title: Tape storage system
Patent Number: 9,053,744

Inventors: Cheung; Edward Kwok-Yen (Durango, CO)
Title: Compact lawn mower motor adjustment
Patent Number: 7,958,712

Inventors: Chi; Ching-Hui (Taoyuan City, Taoyuan County 330, TW)
Title: Depth-adjustable device for a chair
Patent Number: 7,232,186

Inventors: Chiang; Kuo-Chin (Taichung, TW)
Title: Socket holder
Patent Number: 9,051,103

Inventors: Chien; Ming-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Hard disk system state monitoring method
Patent Number: 7,958,299

Inventors: Chien; Tseng-Lu (Shi-Chi Town, Taipei Hseng, TW)
Title: Night light with fiber optics
Patent Number: 7,232,251

Inventors: Childress; Rhonda L. (Austin, TX), Crawford; Catherine Helen (Carmel, NY), Kumhyr; David Bruce (Austin, TX), Magnone; Paolo Franco (Palisades Park, NJ), Pennell; Neil R. (Cedar Creek, TX)
Title: Method, system and program product for outsourcing resources in a grid computing environment
Patent Number: 7,957,413

Inventors: Chiou; Wen-Chih (Miaoli, TW), Chen; Ying-Ho (Taipei, TW), Yu; Chen-Hua (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Chemical mechanical polishing process for manufacturing semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,232,362

Inventors: Chitalia; Janak (Westland, MI), Brown; Joseph (Grosse Ile, MI), Bujak; Chris (New Baltimore, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting improper installation of child seat in a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,233,239

Inventors: Chiu; Chun-Yu (Sinshih Township, Tainan County, TW)
Title: Output pad system and pad driving circuit thereof
Patent Number: 7,956,655

Inventors: Chmelar; Erik (Midland, MI), Ito; Choshu (San Mateo, CA), Loh; William (Fremont, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for synchronous, retimed analog to digital conversion
Patent Number: 7,956,790

Inventors: Chmiel; Matthew S. (Ottawa, CA), Hiltz-Laforge; Jason (Ottawa, CA), Pourshahid; Alireza (Ottawa, CA), Watts; Graham A. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Adaptive customized presentation of business intelligence information
Patent Number: 9,053,440

Inventors: Chmiel; Matthew S. (Ottawa, CA), Hiltz-Laforge; Jason (Ottawa, CA), Pourshahid; Alireza (Ottawa, CA), Watts; Graham A. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Adaptive customized presentation of business intelligence information
Patent Number: 9,053,443

Inventors: Cho; Duk Yun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus for diagnosing relay contact of electric vehicle and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,052,364

Inventors: Cho; Hanwoo (Acton, MA), Reeves; Richard W. (Westborough, MA), Ilic; Jelena (Austin, TX)
Title: PCIXCAP pin input sharing configuration for additional use as PCI hot plug interface pin input
Patent Number: 7,234,015

Inventors: Cho; James (Mountain View, CA), Husted; Paul J. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Wireless communication using beam forming and diversity
Patent Number: 9,054,766

Inventors: Cho; Seo-hyun (Seongnam-si, KR), Hwang; Hyung-hyu (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Foam, method of forming the foam, print cartridge including the foam, and printing apparatus including the print cartridge
Patent Number: 7,232,210

Inventors: Choi; Byung Hyun (Seoul, KR), Ji; Mi Jung (Gwangmyeong-si, KR), Kim; Eun Kyung (Incheon, KR), Kwon; Young Jin (Seoul, KR), Jung; Sung Hun (Seoul, KR), An; Yong Tae (Gwangmyeong-si, KR)
Title: Method of synthesis of high dispersed spherical Y or Nb doped lithium titanate oxide using titanium tetrachloride and lithium hydroxide
Patent Number: 9,050,776

Inventors: Choi; Jin-Keun (Seoul, KR)
Title: System and method for managing bundle data database storing data association structure
Patent Number: 7,958,123

Inventors: Choi; Jin-Keun (Seoul, KR)
Title: System and method for managing bundle data database storing data association structure
Patent Number: 7,958,124

Inventors: Choi; Jinwoo (Austin, TX)
Title: Mesh planes with alternating spaces for multi-layered ceramic packages
Patent Number: 9,053,282

Inventors: Choi; Jong-chul (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; Taek-seong (Suwon-si, KR), Jung; Moon-Il (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of recording/reproducing hologram and hologram recording medium
Patent Number: 7,957,248

Inventors: Choi; Sang-hoon (Seoul, KR), Cho; Joon-ho (Suwon-si, KR), Yoon; Hyun-sik (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving content on distributed storage system
Patent Number: 7,958,253

Inventors: Choi; Sung-Ho (Songnam-shi, KR), Park; Seong-Ill (Kunpo-shi, KR), Choi; Ho-Kyu (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hyun-Woo (Sowon-shi, KR), Jung; Ki-Ho (Shiheung-shi, KR)
Title: Method for measuring confusion rate of a common packet channel in a CDMA communication system
Patent Number: 7,233,577

Inventors: Choi; Yong-Seok (Daejon, KR), Kim; Seong-Woon (Daejon, KR), Kim; Myung-Joon (Daejon, KR)
Title: PCI express packet filter including descrambler
Patent Number: 7,957,294

Inventors: Chon; Je-Youl (Changwon, KR), Cha; Jun-Ho (Changwon, KR), Jeong; Jae-Ho (Changwon, KR), Park; Yun-Won (Changwon, KR)
Title: Panel inspection method and apparatus
Patent Number: 9,052,295

Inventors: Chosokabe; Takaaki (Ichinomiya, JP), Iwaya; Masaki (Gifu, JP), Yamada; Naoki (Iwakura, JP)
Title: Sintered body for thermistor devices, thermistor device and temperature sensor
Patent Number: 7,232,527

Inventors: Christen; Yves (Paris, FR)
Title: Use of extracts of Ginkgo biloba for preparing a medicament intended to treat sarcopenia
Patent Number: 7,232,580

Inventors: Christensen; Carl L. (South Jordan, UT), Bytheway; David Lynn (Murray, UT), Hayden; Mitchell T. (Syracuse, UT)
Title: Linearly expandable broadcast router apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,371

Inventors: Chu; Albert M. (Essex, VT), Piro; Ronald A. (Essex Junction, VT), Seitzer; Daryl M. (Essex Junction, VT), Shetty; Rohit (Essex Junction, VT), Wyckoff; Thomas W. (Jeffersonville, VT)
Title: Embedded photon emission calibration (EPEC)
Patent Number: 9,052,356

Inventors: Chu; Chih-Heng (Tainan County, TW), Chiu; Ming-Cheng (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Driving circuit using pulse width modulation technique for a light emitting device
Patent Number: 7,956,827

Inventors: Chu; Yea J. (Chicago, IL), Han; Sier (Xi'an, CN), Shyr; Jing-Yun (Naperville, IL), Spisic; Damir (Chicago, IL), Zhang; Xueying (Xi'an, CN)
Title: Relationship discovery in business analytics
Patent Number: 9,053,170

Inventors: Chung; Chin-Biau (Taipei Hsien, TW), Hung; Tsai-Shiuan (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chang; Yu-Yuan (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Power conversion structure
Patent Number: 7,956,549

Inventors: Ciancaglini; Ricardo Horacia (Buenos Aires, AR)
Title: Methods to sequester hydrocarbons and to protect a medium from hydrocarbon contamination
Patent Number: 9,051,195

Inventors: Cioffi; Cosimo (Cerreto Guidi, IT)
Title: Bullet-proof structure
Patent Number: 7,954,416

Inventors: Cismas; Sorin C (Saratoga, CA), Garbacea; Ilie (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Processing stream instruction in IC of mesh connected matrix of processors containing pipeline coupled switch transferring messages over consecutive cycles from one link to another link or memory
Patent Number: 7,958,341

Inventors: Clark; Gordon P. (Eden Prairie, MN), Mattson; Loren J. (Richfield, MN)
Title: Wall mount chassis
Patent Number: 7,233,732

Inventors: Cleeves; James Montague (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Graded gate field
Patent Number: 7,956,425

Inventors: Cleland; Terry Paul (Beeton, CA)
Title: Snare mechanism for a snare drum
Patent Number: 7,956,266

Inventors: Clenet; Alain (Santa Ynez, CA), Ermalovich; Joseph (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Mattress retainer system for an adjustable bed
Patent Number: 9,049,941

Inventors: Clerc; David (Verbier, CH), Fontignie; Jacques (Onex, CH), Garces-Erice; Luis (Zurich, CH), Marinelli; Claudio (Latina, IT), Rooney; John G. (Zurich, CH), Stuckelberg; Marc V. (Cartigny, CH)
Title: Management of multiple software images with shared memory blocks
Patent Number: 9,052,918

Inventors: Clever; Eric (Cherry Hill, NJ)
Title: Slotted rod for a construction toy
Patent Number: 9,050,542

Inventors: Clevers; Ernest J. J. (Broekhuizenvorst, NL)
Title: Sheet conveying device
Patent Number: 9,051,138

Inventors: Clock; Jared Wayne Takeo (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Gamut map model with improved gradation fidelity at low chroma values
Patent Number: 7,956,868

Inventors: Cobb; Michael A. (Croton on Hudson, NY), Koli; Dinesh R. (Hartsdale, NY), Lofaro; Michael F. (Stamford, CT), Manzer; Dennis G. (Bedford Hills, NY), Poloju; Paraneetha (White Plains, NY), Tornello; James A. (Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Title: Glass mold polishing method and structure
Patent Number: 7,955,160

Inventors: Coffin; Edmund S. (Ruckersville, VA)
Title: Saddle having improved comfort and contact between rider and horse
Patent Number: 7,231,889

Inventors: Cohen; David M. (Lauderdale By The Sea, FL), Cooper; Eugene R. (Berwyn, PA)
Title: Small molecule solubilization system
Patent Number: 9,050,293

Inventors: Cole; Jeffrey E. (Danville, CA)
Title: Truck assembly for a skateboard, wheeled platform, or vehicle
Patent Number: 7,232,139

Inventors: Coleman; David W. (Broussard, LA), Vincent; Benny J. (Tiki Island, TX)
Title: Preload and centralizing device for milling subterranean barrier valves
Patent Number: 9,051,799

Inventors: Coleman; Victoria S. (Menlo Park, CA), Gibbs; Simon J. (San Jose, CA), Cheng; Doreen (San Jose, CA), Zhang; Xinwen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Extending the capability of computing devices by using dynamically scalable external resources
Patent Number: 9,052,958

Inventors: Comer; Edward I. (Brevard, NC), Sandidge; Jere (Stone Mountain, GA)
Title: Interconnect system and method for multiple protocol short message services
Patent Number: 7,233,802

Inventors: Comparan; Miguel (Rochester, MN), Hoover; Russell D. (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert A. (Rochester, MN), Watson, III; Alfred T. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Allocating cache for use as a dedicated local storage
Patent Number: 9,053,037

Inventors: Cone; Charles Francis (Novato, CA)
Title: Personal location code
Patent Number: 7,957,751

Inventors: Conley; Kenneth E. (Matthews, NC)
Title: Lens structure and method of producing and displaying a three dimensional image
Patent Number: 9,055,287

Inventors: Conneely; Shane (Hoboken, NJ), Freitas; Nathanial (New York, NY), Meyer; Will (Brooklyn, NY), Oakes; Jonathan (New York, NY), Simeone; Evan (New York, NY)
Title: Notification infrastructure for sending device-specific wireless notifications
Patent Number: 9,055,417

Inventors: Connor; Robert A. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Device with actively-moving members that hold or move the tongue
Patent Number: 7,954,494

Inventors: Connor; Robert A. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Device with array of tilting microcolumns to display three-dimensional images
Patent Number: 7,957,061

Inventors: Conroy; Scott (Ortonville, MN)
Title: Grain auger protection system
Patent Number: 9,051,127

Inventors: Cooper; Willard (Cherry Hill, NJ)
Title: Renewable energy electric power generating system
Patent Number: 7,233,079

Inventors: Cooper; William Daniel (Troutman, NC), Smith; Luther Thomas (Pelion, SC), Forbes; Edward Ernest (Columbia, SC)
Title: Apparatus including vehicle, console and molded canopy
Patent Number: 7,231,883

Inventors: Copete Vidal; Terese (Sant Cugat del Valles, ES), Pi Subirana; Rafael (Granollers, ES), Tacies Capdevila; Anna (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Finished fibers and textiles
Patent Number: 7,956,025

Inventors: Corbett; Blaise L. (King George, VA), Griffiths; David J. (King George, VA)
Title: Junction box fitting for marine cables
Patent Number: 9,054,433

Inventors: Cordero; Edgar R. (Round Rock, TX), Haridass; Anand (Bangalore, IN), Vidyapoornachary; Diyanesh B. (Bangalore, IN), Tremaine; Robert B. (Stormville, NY)
Title: Accessing additional memory space with multiple processors
Patent Number: 9,052,840

Inventors: Cordingley; James J. (Littleton, MA), Ehrman; Jonathan S. (Sudbury, MA), Filgas; David M. (Newbury Park, MA), Johnson; Shepard D. (Andover, MA), Lee; Joohan (Andover, MA), Smart; Donald V. (Boston, MA), Svetkoff; Donald J. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Methods and systems for thermal-based laser processing a multi-material device
Patent Number: 7,955,906

Inventors: Cordingley; James J. (Littleton, MA), Ehrmann; Jonathan S. (Sudbury, MA), Filgas; David M. (Newbury Park, CA), Johnson; Shepard D. (Andover, MA), Lee; Joohan (Andover, MA), Smart; Donald V. (Boston, MA), Svetkoff; Donald J. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Methods and systems for thermal-based laser processing a multi-material device
Patent Number: 7,955,905

Inventors: Corisis; David J. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Chip scale package with heat spreader
Patent Number: 7,233,056

Inventors: Cors; Josep (Rochester, MN), Nelson; Ward R. (Stewartville, MN), Yin; Jun C. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Port membership table partitioning
Patent Number: 9,054,947

Inventors: Coteus; Paul W. (Yorktown, NY), Joseph; Douglas J. (Southbury, NY), Kim; Kyu-hyoun (Mount Kisco, NY)
Title: Memory device refresh
Patent Number: 9,053,811

Inventors: Coulson; Richard L. (Portland, OR), Leete; Brian A. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Adaptive cache algorithm for temperature sensitive memory
Patent Number: 7,233,880

Inventors: Coutts; Stephen (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Smokeless stovetop grilling device
Patent Number: 9,049,955

Inventors: Covington; Lester B. (Quinlan, TX), Fletcher; Phillip R. (Dallas, TX), Kitchingham; Gerald T. (McKinney, TX)
Title: Waste concrete disposal box
Patent Number: 7,232,189

Inventors: Covone; Francis Thomas (Deep River, CT), Goodman; Robert Sherman (East Haven, CT), Batts, III; William Alexander (New Haven, CT)
Title: Fascia cap for roof
Patent Number: 7,954,279

Inventors: Cowley; Nicholas P. (Wroughton, GB), Ali; Isaac (Mississauga, CA)
Title: System, apparatus and method to improve analog-to-digital converter output
Patent Number: 9,054,720

Inventors: Cox, III; George N. (Louisville, CO)
Title: Termini cysteine-added variants of granulocyte colony stimulating factor
Patent Number: 7,232,885

Inventors: Crawford; Shaun (Jericho, VT), Huynh; Cuc K. (Jericho, VT), Reid; A. Gary (Burlington, VT), Smith; Adam C. (Colchester, VT), Wagner; Thomas M. (Fairfax, VT)
Title: Photoresist trimming process
Patent Number: 7,955,988

Inventors: Cretti; Piero (Morbio Superiore, CH)
Title: Composite article for constructing floors
Patent Number: 7,954,291

Inventors: Crum; Bryan Eugene (Lousiville, KY)
Title: Shopping apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 9,053,510

Inventors: Cullen; Stewart (Subiaco, AU)
Title: Device for the alleviation of snoring and sleep apnoea
Patent Number: 9,050,198

Inventors: Cunningham; J. Vern (Aurora, CA)
Title: Central vacuum cleaner cross-controls
Patent Number: 7,958,594

Inventors: Curatolo; Giacomo (Dresden, DE), Borromeo; Carlo (Dresden, DE)
Title: Non-volatile semiconductor memory and method for reading a memory cell
Patent Number: 7,233,514

Inventors: Curry; Donald J. (Menlo Park, CA), Kletter; Doron (San Mateo, CA), Nafarieh; Asghar (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Scan color conversion method
Patent Number: 7,233,695

Inventors: Czernicki; Jacek (Munich, DE)
Title: Method and device for determining the anatomical condition of a human being or an animal and a strength training machine and a computer program which is saved to a memory medium
Patent Number: 7,232,416

Inventors: D'Angelo; Dario (Los Gatos, CA), Lau; Kin (Mountain View, CA), Smith; Alan Ray (Gilroy, CA)
Title: Transaction-initiated batch processing
Patent Number: 7,958,188

Inventors: Dadashev; Oleg (Hadera, IL)
Title: On/off charge pump
Patent Number: 7,233,192

Inventors: Dadkhah; Mahyar (San Diego, CA), Maryfield; Tony (Poway, CA), Davidson; Thomas (Santee, CA)
Title: Integrated modulating retro-reflector
Patent Number: 7,956,347

Inventors: Dall'Aglio; Carlo (Castello D'Argile, IT), Cipriani; Riccardo (Ferrara, IT)
Title: Apparatus for checking diametral dimensions of a rotating cylindrical part during a grinding thereof
Patent Number: 7,954,253

Inventors: Dalton; James T. (Lakeland, TN), Steiner; Mitchell S. (Germantown, TN), Eswaraka; Jeetendra (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Estrogen receptor ligands and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 9,051,267

Inventors: Damet; Cyril (Belfort, FR)
Title: Module for a device generating at least one water curtain and corresponding device
Patent Number: 9,050,479

Inventors: Dance; Christopher R. (Grenoble, FR), Zoeter; Onno (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Methods for supply chain management
Patent Number: 7,958,004

Inventors: Daniel; Isaac Sayo (Miami, FL)
Title: System and method for group tracking
Patent Number: 9,053,625

Inventors: Danks; Daniel R. (Portland, OR), Turpin; Robert B. (Cornelius, OR)
Title: Electroslag welding with alternating electrode weld parameters
Patent Number: 9,050,682

Inventors: Danziger; Manfred (Ditfurt, DE)
Title: Adhesive bond and method for the production thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,697

Inventors: Darden; Randall J. (Essex Junction, VT), Ramji; Shyam (Lagrangevill, NY), Saha; Sourav (Kolkata, IN)
Title: Thermally aware pin assignment and device placement
Patent Number: 9,053,285

Inventors: Das; Soumya (San Diego, CA), Awoniyi; Olufunmilola O. (San Diego, CA), Park; Edwin C. (San Diego, CA), Song; Bongyong (SAn Diego, CA)
Title: Providing for mobility for flexible bandwidth carrier systems
Patent Number: 9,055,496

Inventors: Date; Hiroaki (Inazawa, JP), Ueno; Noboru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: False twisting yarn and production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,958,714

Inventors: Datta; Arindam (Hillsborough, NJ), Lavelle; Lawrence P. (Rahway, NJ), Friedman; Craig (Santa Fe, NM), Haridas; Balakrishna (Mason, OH)
Title: At least partially resorbable reticulated elastomeric matrix elements and methods of making same
Patent Number: 9,050,176

Inventors: Daubenspeck; Timothy H. (Colchester, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Muzzy; Christopher D. (Burlington, VT), Sauter; Wolfgang (Richmond, VT), Zimmerman; Jeffrey S. (Hinesburg, VT)
Title: Method and apparatus for completely covering a wafer with a passivating material
Patent Number: 7,232,695

Inventors: David; Raphael (Bures sur Yvette, FR), Vincent; David (Versailles, FR), Ventroux; Nicolas (Bures sur Yvette, FR), Collette; Thierry (Palaiseau, FR)
Title: Method and system for conducting intensive multitask and multiflow calculation in real-time
Patent Number: 9,052,957

Inventors: Davis; David R. (Richton Park, IL), Waszak; Dennis J. (Wheaton, IL), Brzezniak; Stanley A. (Lemont, IL)
Title: Wire basket pathway system
Patent Number: 7,954,776

Inventors: Davis; Paul Joseph (Wayne, PA), Iyengar; Vasu (Allentown, PA), Popa; James Charles (Allentown, PA)
Title: Message playback concurrent with speakerphone operation
Patent Number: 7,233,659

Inventors: Davis; Roger B. (DeFuniak Springs, FL)
Title: Hanging caddy
Patent Number: 9,051,959

Inventors: Dawid; Herbert (Herzogenrath, DE), Jordan; Markus (Gelsenkirchen, DE), Bolinth; Edgar (Korschenbroich, DE), Clevorn; Thorsten (Munich, DE)
Title: Transmission and detection in multiple-antenna transmission systems
Patent Number: 9,054,858

Inventors: Dawson; Michael P. (Huntersville, NC), Stultz; Mark A. (Huntersville, NC), Ramos; Joseph (Inman, SC)
Title: Water resistant quick stop scale damper
Patent Number: 7,956,297

Inventors: Dayton; Douglas C. (Harvard, MA), Duncanson; Dave (Harvard, MA), Park; Sung K. (Newton Center, MA)
Title: Electronic devices for luggage
Patent Number: 7,954,610

Inventors: de Koos; Andras (Montreal, CA), Youssef; Mounir (Kirkland, CA)
Title: Overlapping jumping window for SONET/SDH bit error rate monitoring
Patent Number: 7,234,086

Inventors: De Lange; Paulus (Wesseling, DE), Schonfelder; Hendrik (Mannheim, DE), Kammerer; Michael (Ludwigshafen, DE), Siebenhandl; Hans Werner (Swisttal, DE), Evertz; Kaspar (Schifferstadt, DE), Wietfeldt-Haltenhoff; Stefan (Erftstadt, DE), Werther; Joachim (Buchholz, DE)
Title: Fluidized bed method and reactor for the treatment of catalysts and catalyst carriers
Patent Number: 7,232,551

Inventors: De Lassauniere; Pierre-Etienne Chabrier (Paris, FR), Harnett; Jeremiah (Gif-sur-Yvette, FR), Bigg; Dennis (Gif-sur-Yvette, FR), Liberatore; Anne-Marie (Auffargis, FR), Pommier; Jacques (Paris, FR), Lannoy; Jacques (Blevres, FR), Thurieau; Christophe (Paris, FR)
Title: Derivatives of heterocycles with 5 members, their preparation and their use as medicaments
Patent Number: 7,956,075

Inventors: de Mattos; Jose Mauricio Ferreira (Rio de Janeiro, BR)
Title: Procedure for descent of equipment to bottom of sea
Patent Number: 7,954,658

Inventors: de Place Rimmen; Peter (Hammel, DK)
Title: Method for prolonging and/or controlling the life of one or more heat generating and/or passive components in a wind turbine, a wind turbine, and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,045

Inventors: De Vleeschauwer; Isabel (Rixensart, BE), Durant; Nathalie (Rixensart, BE), Poolman; Jan (Rixensart, BE), Weynants; Vincent (Rixensart, BE)
Title: Vaccine protection assay
Patent Number: 7,955,817

Inventors: De Wit; Bastiaan Johannes (Drachten, NL), Voorhorst; Fokke Roelof (Drachten, NL), Veenstra; Geert (Drachten, NL)
Title: Hair cutting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,243

Inventors: DeAngelis; Paul (Edmond, OK)
Title: DNA encoding hyaluronan synthase from Pasteurella multocida and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,232,684

Inventors: Deas; Alexander Roger (Edinburgh, GB), Abrosimov; Igor Anatolievich (St.Petersburg, RU)
Title: Interface device with stored data on transmission lines characteristics
Patent Number: 7,233,599

Inventors: Decker; Christopher Vincent (Appleton, WI), Kehn; Stephen Robert (Appleton, WI), Mahaffey; Cleary E. (Appleton, WI), Velazquez; Herb Flores (Neenah, WI), Wydeven; John Martin (Little Chute, WI)
Title: Dispenser capable of dispensing sheet-like articles
Patent Number: 7,232,040

Inventors: Defert; Jean-Michel (Sannois, FR)
Title: Electromagnetic lock provided with a sliding bolt for a swinging-type door
Patent Number: 7,954,862

Inventors: Del Gallo; Pascal (Dourdan, FR), Chartier; Thierry (Feytiat, FR), Etchegoyen; Gregory (Rilhac-Rancon, FR)
Title: Addition of (a) blocking agent(s) in a ceramic membrane for clocking crystalline growth of grains during atmospheric sintering
Patent Number: 7,955,526

Inventors: Delagey; Nico Vincent (High Point, NC), Johnson; Brandon Daniel (Greensboro, NC), Ferrell; Todd Allison (High Point, NC)
Title: Powered height adjustable desktop
Patent Number: 9,049,923

Inventors: DeLaurier; Bobbie (St. Clair Shores, MI)
Title: Consumable pacifier
Patent Number: 9,050,244

Inventors: DeLuca; Lisa Seacat (San Francisco, CA), Deng; Yu (Yorktown Heights, NY), Li; Jenny S. (Danbury, CT), Zeng; Liangzhao (Mohegan Lake, NY)
Title: Database table format conversion based on user data access patterns in a networked computing environment
Patent Number: 9,053,161

Inventors: Demmin; Richard Alan (Highland Park, NJ), Riley; Kenneth Lloyd (Baton Rouge, LA), Soled; Stuart Leon (Pittstown, NJ), Miseo; Sabato (Pittstown, NJ)
Title: Hydrofining process using bulk group VIII/Group VIB catalysts
Patent Number: 7,232,515

Inventors: DenBaars; Steven P. (Goleta, CA), Nakamura; Shuji (Santa Barbara, CA), Speck; James S. (Goleta, CA)
Title: High efficiency light emitting diode (LED)
Patent Number: 7,956,371

Inventors: Dennert; Thomas (Troisdorf, DE)
Title: Method for usage of VPLMN infrastructure by an HPLMN to terminate an IMS session set up for a roaming user
Patent Number: 9,055,397

Inventors: DeNooy; Dennis (Barnes City, IA)
Title: Apparatus and method for managing runoff water from a down spout of a gutter system
Patent Number: 7,958,680

Inventors: Denoux; Michael G. (Metairie, LA), Tregre; Ritchie (Vacherie, LA), Mineo; Garrett (Marrero, LA)
Title: Peroxide reduction in functionalized vegetable oils
Patent Number: 7,955,525

Inventors: Denoux; Michael G. (Metairie, LA), Tregre; Ritchie (Vacherie, LA), Mineo; Garrett (Marrero, LA)
Title: Peroxide reduction in functionalized vegetable oils
Patent Number: 7,956,205

Inventors: Derby; Herbert G. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Mitchell; Nicholas M. (White Plains, NY), Poddar; Indrajit (Coraopolis, PA)
Title: Method and system for finding evolving regions in graphs without persistent node identity
Patent Number: 7,233,733

Inventors: Derhaeg; Lode (Diest, BE), Broeders; Frank (Heverlee, BE), Willems; Marc (Baal, BE), Hooker; James (Aarschot, BE), Derwael; Peter (Borgloon, BE)
Title: Mounting system for sealing and aligning the burner of the lamp at the centre of its base
Patent Number: 9,053,891

Inventors: Devarakonda; Krishna (St. Louis, MO), Giuliani; Michael J. (Creve Coeur, MO), Gupta; Vishal K. (Hillsborough, NJ), Heasley; Ralph A. (Webster Groves, MO), Shelby; Susan (Creve Coeur, MO)
Title: Pharmaceutical compositions for extended release of oxycodone and acetaminophen resulting in a quick onset and prolonged period of analgesia
Patent Number: 9,050,335

Inventors: Di Stefano; Thomas H. (Monte Sereno, CA)
Title: Axially compliant microelectronic contactor
Patent Number: 7,955,088

Inventors: Dierre; Fabrice (Mohrendorf, DE), Strassburg; Matthias (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Detector element, radiation detector and medical device containing the detector elements, and method for producing a detector element
Patent Number: 9,052,402

Inventors: Digiovanna; John F. (Zurich, CH), Mahmoudi; Babak (Gainesville, FL), Mitzelfelt; Jeremiah D. (Gainesville, FL), Sanchez; Justin C. (Gainesville, FL), Principe; Jose C. (Gainesville, FL)
Title: System and method for brain machine interface (BMI) control using reinforcement learning
Patent Number: 9,050,200

Inventors: Dinello; Robert K. (Hayward, CA), Polito; Alan J. (Danville, CA), Quan; Stella (Moraga, CA)
Title: Prewetting lateral flow test strip
Patent Number: 7,955,791

Inventors: Ding; Ni (San Jose, CA)
Title: Stent coatings containing self-assembled monolayers
Patent Number: 7,232,573

Inventors: Ding; Yunfei (Milpitas, CA), Li; Zhanjie (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Magnetic shielding in magnetic multilayer structures
Patent Number: 7,957,179

Inventors: Disney; Donald R. (Cupertino, CA), Williams; Richard K. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Isolated junction field-effect transistor
Patent Number: 7,956,391

Inventors: Doerr; Thomas (Berlin, DE)
Title: Unipolar multipurpose electrode line and stimulation and defibrillation assembly
Patent Number: 9,050,456

Inventors: Dohrmann; Cord (Goettingen, DE), Austen; Matthias (Goettingen, DE)
Title: Screening methods for compounds useful for treating pancreatic dysfunction
Patent Number: 9,049,849

Inventors: Dokonal; Luiz V. (Joinville, BR), Lima; Claudio W. (Joinville, BR), Starke; Orlando (Joinville, BR), Teixeira; Rodrigo S. (Joinville, BR)
Title: Method of manufacturing a rotor for an electric motor for a washing machine
Patent Number: 9,054,571

Inventors: Domenig; Georg (Kernersville, NC), Morgan; Jeffery W. (High Point, NC)
Title: Full overlay hinge with three-dimensional mechanical adjustment and top pins
Patent Number: 7,231,691

Inventors: Donaldson; James Eddy (Morgan Hill, CA), Rowan; Bryan Scott (San Jose, CA)
Title: Voltage regulating systems responsive to feed-forward information from deterministic loads
Patent Number: 7,957,847

Inventors: Dong; Yan (Blacksburg, VA), Xu; Ming (Blacksburg, VA), Lee; Fred C. (Blacksburg, VA)
Title: Current sensing in multiple coupled inductors by time constant matching to leakage inductance
Patent Number: 7,233,132

Inventors: Doniger; Kenneth (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Three-dimensional interconnect resistance extraction using variational method
Patent Number: 7,234,122

Inventors: Donnadieu; Thierry (Sillingy, FR)
Title: Footwear with improved upper
Patent Number: 9,049,898

Inventors: Donth; Andreas (Edermuende, DE), Mueller; Gundolf (Fuldabrueck, DE), Kube; Klaus (Friedland, DE)
Title: Photovoltaic inverter
Patent Number: 7,955,134

Inventors: Dop; Florence (Villers le Bacle, FR)
Title: Cosmetic method using a composition containing siloxane resins and fillers
Patent Number: 9,050,270

Inventors: Doroski; Scott (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Arm restraint apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,954,497

Inventors: Downing; Elizabeth A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Willner; Mark G. (Lafayette, CO), Rewick; Robert (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Transformable, applicable material and methods for using same for optical effects
Patent Number: 7,233,446

Inventors: Downing; R. Gregory (Niskayuna, NY), Feller; W. Bruce (Tolland, CT)
Title: Radiation detectors and methods of detecting radiation
Patent Number: 7,233,007

Inventors: Driggs; B. Scott (Bossier City, LA), Enzelberger; Markus M. (Stuttgart, DE), Quake; Stephen R. (San Marino, CA)
Title: Electrostatic valves for microfluidic devices
Patent Number: 7,232,109

Inventors: Driver; Michael S. (San Francisco, CA), Elomari; Saleh A. (Fairfield, CA), Timken; Hye-Kyung C. (Albany, CA)
Title: Reduction of organic halide contamination in hydrocarbon products
Patent Number: 7,955,498

Inventors: Drollinger; Andrea (Engelsbrand, DE), Drollinger; Frank (Engelsbrand, DE)
Title: Device for practicing a sequence of movement in the golf swing
Patent Number: 7,955,181

Inventors: Droppleman; J. Patrick (Libertyville, IL)
Title: Separable golf club
Patent Number: 7,232,376

Inventors: Du; Shu (Milpitas, CA), Jia; Zhanfeng (Belmont, CA), Zhang; Ning (Saratoga, CA), Chen; Chin-Hung (San Jose, CA), Cho; James S. (Mountain View, CA), Tandra; Rahul (San Diego, CA), Gao; Qinghai (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and system for dynamic AMPDU duration control in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,055,458

Inventors: Du; Shu (Milpitas, CA), Jia; Zhanfeng (Belmont, CA), Zhang; Ning (Saratoga, CA), Cho; James S. (Mountain View, CA), Gao; Qinghai (Sunnyvale, CA), Tandra; Rahul (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for dual-mode rate control in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,055,459

Inventors: Dubbels; Joel C. (Eyota, MN)
Title: Electronic document source ingestion for natural language processing systems
Patent Number: 9,053,086

Inventors: Dube; Marc A. (Ottawa, CA), Qie; Lili (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Methods for making adhesives
Patent Number: 9,051,496

Inventors: Dudek; Volker (Brackenheim, DE)
Title: MOS transistor and method for producing a MOS transistor structure
Patent Number: 7,233,044

Inventors: Dui; Kai (Wuhan, CN), Xie; Guang (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Method and device for sending data in passive optical network
Patent Number: 9,054,850

Inventors: Dukate; Darrell E (Florissant, MO), Murray; Louis F. (Eureka, MO), Sherer; Kenneth E. (Bethalto, IL)
Title: Variable wire rope brake assembly
Patent Number: 7,232,166

Inventors: Dumas; Eric (Houilles, FR), Everard; Frederic (Domont, FR), Stefani; Gerard (Le Blanc Mesnil, FR)
Title: Device for turbocharging an internal combusting engine comprising a pulsation damping chamber
Patent Number: 7,958,728

Inventors: Dunman; James (Conowingo, MD)
Title: Modified injection takeout tube
Patent Number: 7,232,306

Inventors: Dunn; Wesley Owens (Mount Juliet, TN), Scott; Timothy David (Greenbrier, TN)
Title: Full depth rack
Patent Number: 7,954,424

Inventors: Dupuy; Rudolph (Tappan, NY), Nobbe; Rolf (Queens, NY)
Title: Acoustic sound reflector
Patent Number: 9,051,734

Inventors: Easley; James B. (Orono, MN)
Title: Snap assembly friction hinge
Patent Number: 7,958,599

Inventors: Eastlund; Bernard John (Saint Louis, MO), Eastlund, legal representative; Sherrie R. (St. Louis, MO)
Title: Projector lamp having pulsed monochromatic microwave light sources
Patent Number: 7,954,955

Inventors: Eberl; Gerard (Paris, FR), Bouskra; Djahida (Dugny, FR), Gomperts Boneca; Ivo (Vitry Si Seine, FR), Brezillon; Christophe (Vanves, FR)
Title: Method for inducing lymphoid tissue and modulating intestinal homeostasis
Patent Number: 9,050,320

Inventors: Ebuchi; Tsuyoshi (Osaka, JP), Yoshikawa; Takefumi (Hyogo, JP), Arima; Yukio (Osaka, JP)
Title: Frequency modulation circuit
Patent Number: 7,233,215

Inventors: Echemendia; Abel (Palm Springs, FL)
Title: Windmill electric generator for hydroelectric power system
Patent Number: 7,956,486

Inventors: Eckhoff; Philip A. (Bellevue, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Ishikawa; Muriel Y. (Livermore, CA), Kare; Jordin T. (Seattle, WA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Rivet; Dennis J. (Portsmouth, VA), Sweeney; Elizabeth A. (Seattle, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA), Wood; Victoria Y. H. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Device, system, and method for targeted delivery of anti-inflammatory medicaments to a mammalian subject
Patent Number: 9,050,303

Inventors: Edgren; Dan Anders (Stockholm, SE), Mimer; Markus (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Acoustic compliance adjuster
Patent Number: 7,957,541

Inventors: Egashira; Yoshimasa (Yokohama, JP), Tanabe; Yasuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless communication method and wireless communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,480

Inventors: Egi; Masashi (Kokubunji, JP), Naono; Ken (Tokyo, JP), Sakurai; Takao (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Job management system and method for minimizing log data
Patent Number: 7,958,217

Inventors: Eisenmenger; Nadja (Stuttgart, DE), Mennicken; Michael (Wimsheim, DE), Magel; Hans-Christoph (Pfullingen, DE)
Title: Fuel injector
Patent Number: 7,954,475

Inventors: El-Kersh; Ehab (Alexaandria, EG)
Title: Object replacement method, system and computer program product
Patent Number: 9,052,923

Inventors: Elkobi; Motti (Netanya, IL), Berezin; Maksim (Netanya, IL), Newman; Yona (Ra-Anana, IL)
Title: Antenna structures and their use in wireless communication devices
Patent Number: 7,233,291

Inventors: Ellensohn; Rudolf (Au, CH), Gstrein; Wolfgang (Arbon, CH)
Title: Engine apparatus with heat recovery system and relative heat recovery method
Patent Number: 7,954,320

Inventors: Elliott; B. James (Twinsburg, OH), Lydic; Trent (Lyndhurst, OH)
Title: Composite shaft and self-centering coupling
Patent Number: 7,954,789

Inventors: Elliott; B. James (Twinsburg, OH), Lydic; Trent (Lyndhurst, OH), Fischer; Terry (Mantua, OH)
Title: Composite shaft aspirator assembly
Patent Number: 7,954,790

Inventors: Elliott; Douglas C. (Kennewick, WA), Hu; Jianli (Richland, WA), Hart; Todd R. (Kennewick, WA), Neuenschwander; Gary G. (Burbank, WA)
Title: Palladium catalyzed hydrogenation of bio-oils and organic compounds
Patent Number: 7,956,224

Inventors: Elliott; Kenneth H. (Baltimore, CA)
Title: Composite material containing tungsten and bronze
Patent Number: 7,232,473

Inventors: Ellis; Charles N. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Method for rating severity of psoriasis
Patent Number: 7,955,260

Inventors: Emberty; Robert George (Tucson, AZ), Klein; Craig Anthony (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Power supply apparatus and method using same
Patent Number: 7,233,548

Inventors: Enderson; J. Patrick (Olney, MD)
Title: Interchangeable sandal and related methods
Patent Number: 7,954,260

Inventors: Endo; Kazuya (Higashimurayama, JP), Miyamoto; Naoki (Kodaira, JP), Mizuno; Toshio (Tokyo, JP), Nakaji; Takayuki (Tachikawa, JP), Uchida; Takatoshi (Kokubunji, JP), Ookado; Kazuo (Kokubunji, JP), Yokota; Yoshikazu (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit with voltage generation circuit, liquid crystal display controller and mobile electric equipment
Patent Number: 7,233,511

Inventors: Endo; Takayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Yagi; Sakai (Shizuoka, JP), Muta; Masaya (Shizuoka, JP), Oohashi; Shunya (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Connector terminal
Patent Number: 9,054,438

Inventors: Endo; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Noda; Tetsuya (Tenri, JP), Tanijiri; Yasushi (Osakasayama, JP)
Title: Image display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,422

Inventors: Endo; Tatsuya (Makinohara, JP)
Title: Press bond terminal
Patent Number: 9,054,431

Inventors: Endo; Yoshinori (Mito, JP), Morioka; Michio (Hitachi, JP), Nakamura; Kozo (Hitachiota, JP), Yamaashi; Kimiya (Hitachi, JP), Ishida; Takaharu (Hitachinaka, JP), Matsuo; Shigeru (Hitachinaka, JP), Machii; Kimiyoshi (Hitachi, JP), Tanaka; Katsuaki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Information center for communications-type navigation device
Patent Number: 7,233,862

Inventors: Engle; Thomas (Clayton, NY)
Title: Apparatus for attaching semi-trailers to railcars
Patent Number: 7,232,282

Inventors: Eo; Youngjin (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jinho (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jooho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Declarative configuration and execution of card content management operations for trusted service manager
Patent Number: 9,052,891

Inventors: Erickson; Mark R. (Newbury Park, CA), Poole; Henry J. (Ventura, CA), Custer, III; Arthur W. (Oxnard, CA), Hershcovitch; Ady (Mount Sinai, NY)
Title: In-situ sputtering apparatus
Patent Number: 9,051,638

Inventors: Erickson; Paul Lawrence (Eastlake, OH), Lisy; Jason A. (Mentor, OH), Harrington; Stephanie Adi Soulen (Mentor, OH), Lieberman; Isador H. (Pepper Pike, OH), Keverline; Stephen Edward (Mentor, OH)
Title: Apparatus and method for body tissue fixation
Patent Number: 7,955,362

Inventors: Erixon; Mats (Bjarred, SE), Schack; Goran (Yngsjo, SE), Frohlund; Stig (Hassleholm, SE), Simonsson; Olof (Malmo, SE)
Title: Speaker arrangement for communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,233,678

Inventors: Erlich; Giora (North Caldwell, NJ), Horvath; Tibor (Estero, FL)
Title: Directional control for dual brush robotic pool cleaners
Patent Number: 9,051,750

Inventors: Eubank; Marty Gene (Newport News, VA)
Title: Disposable beach ashtray
Patent Number: 9,049,888

Inventors: Evans; Barbara R. (Oak Ridge, TN), O'Neill; Hugh M. (Knoxville, TN), Jansen; Valerie Malyvanh (Memphis, TN), Woodward; Jonathan (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Metallization of bacterial cellulose for electrical and electronic device manufacture
Patent Number: 7,955,759

Inventors: Evans; Jillian Frances (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods for the treatment of metabolic disorders by a selective small molecule autotaxin inhibitor
Patent Number: 9,051,320

Inventors: Evans; Michael L. (Missouri City, TX), Tkabladze; Avtandil (Sugar Land, TX), Stoller; Christian (Princeton Junction, NJ)
Title: Well-logging apparatus including azimuthally-spaced, noble gas-based detectors
Patent Number: 9,052,404

Inventors: Evans; Steven-Andrew (Buehl, DE), Evans; Susanne (Buehl, DE)
Title: Electric machine, in particular brushless synchronous motor
Patent Number: 7,233,090

Inventors: Ewald; Henry T. (Roselle, IL), Simmons; Paul G. (Glen Ellyn, IL)
Title: Steam and platen toasting device
Patent Number: 9,049,875

Inventors: Faccin; Luciano (Varese, IT)
Title: Charging device for cooling system
Patent Number: 9,052,129

Inventors: Fagan; John L. (Pasadena, MD), Bossard; Mark A. (Upper Marlboro, MD), Cohen; Daniel S. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Vernier circuit for fine control of sample time
Patent Number: 7,233,185

Inventors: Fahrner; Hartmut (Landshut, DE), Esterl; Christian (Fahrenzhausen, DE), Heinzel; Bernhard (Freising, DE), Walchshausl; Bernhard (Freising, DE), Kunz; Adrian (Munich, DE), Riedl; Richard (Deutldorf, DE), Schmid; Johann (Erding, DE)
Title: Method for automatically controlling a pipe network
Patent Number: 9,051,537

Inventors: Fain; Vitaliy S. (Worcester, MA), Fain; Samuel V. (Brookline, MA)
Title: Speech recognition system using normalized voiced segment spectrogram analysis
Patent Number: 7,233,899

Inventors: Faneuf; Barrett M. (Lakewood, WA), De Lorenzo; David S. (Olympia, WA)
Title: Frame-level thermal interface component for transfer of heat from an electronic component of a computer system
Patent Number: 7,233,491

Inventors: Fang; Jianping (Lakewood, CA)
Title: Recordable card holder unit
Patent Number: 7,958,658

Inventors: Fang; Zhiwei (Columbia, MO), English; James T. (Columbia, MO), Schoelz; James E. (Columbia, MO), Schmidt; Francis J. (Columbia, MO)
Title: Defense peptides against fungal infection and method of their use
Patent Number: 9,051,581

Inventors: Faraj; Daniel A. (Rochester, MN), Smith; Brian E. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Administering connection identifiers for collective operations in a parallel computer
Patent Number: 9,053,226

Inventors: Fargeix; Alain (Meylan, FR), Lemonnier; Olivier (La Terrasse, FR), Poupinet; Ludovic (Sassenage, FR)
Title: Method of reading optical information in super-resolution
Patent Number: 7,957,244

Inventors: Farooq; Mukta G. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Fitzsimmons; John A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Graves-Abe; Troy L. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Sidewalls of electroplated copper interconnects
Patent Number: 9,055,703

Inventors: Farrell; Francis (Doylestown, PA), Jolliffe; Linda K. (Hillsborough, NJ)
Title: Erythropoietin dosing regimen for treating anemia
Patent Number: 7,232,797

Inventors: Farris; Alex F. (Birmingham, AL)
Title: Pneumatic suture instrument
Patent Number: 7,232,446

Inventors: Fazekas; Anthony W. (Durham, NC), Ngai; Kenneth Mon (Essex, VT), Oler, Jr.; Joseph J. (Jericho, VT)
Title: Structure for couple noise characterization using a single oscillator
Patent Number: 7,958,471

Inventors: Feda; Francis Michael (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for controlling an X-ray source
Patent Number: 7,233,645

Inventors: Fedan; Alexander (Herzliya, IL)
Title: Alarm wristwatch
Patent Number: 9,052,695

Inventors: Feilchenfeld; Natalie B. (Jericho, VT), Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Lanzerotti; Louis D. (Burlington, VT), Voegeli; Benjamin T. (Burlington, VT), Voldman; Steven H. (South Burlington, VT), Zierak; Michael J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Lateral diffusion field effect transistor with a trench field plate
Patent Number: 7,956,412

Inventors: Feiler; Fred John (Oneonta, NY)
Title: Portable hydroelectric kinetic energy conversion device
Patent Number: 9,051,913

Inventors: Feinberg; Matthew A. (Ghent, NY)
Title: Computer multi-tasking via virtual threading using an interpreter
Patent Number: 7,234,139

Inventors: Feine; James S. (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Energy harvesting insert for an ultrasonic handpiece with electrical device
Patent Number: 9,050,161

Inventors: Felkl; Hans-Joachim (Forchheim, DE)
Title: Operating method for introducing a product to be rolled into a roll stand of a roll mill, control device, data carrier, and roll mill for rolling a strip-type product to be rolled
Patent Number: 9,050,637

Inventors: Felth; Lars-Magnus (Fjaras, SE), Gillholm; Ingvar (Kungsbacka, SE)
Title: Safety arrangement
Patent Number: 9,053,253

Inventors: Felzmann; Wolfgang (Kundl, AT), Schone; Niklas (Kundl, AT)
Title: Regioselective acylation of rapamycin at the C-42 position
Patent Number: 9,051,336

Inventors: Ferguson; Mark A. (Memphis, NY), Chapman; Richard H. (Camillus, NY), Abernethy; Todd B. (Skaneateles, NY), Gauthier; Jon (Bennington, VT), Dupnik; John M. (Shaftsbury, VT)
Title: Battery dispenser and refill
Patent Number: 7,232,041

Inventors: Ferrara; John Gregory (Austin, TX)
Title: On-chip realtime clock module has input buffer receiving operational and timing parameters and output buffer retrieving the parameters
Patent Number: 7,234,071

Inventors: Ferrell; Gretchen A. (Valrico, FL), Ferrell; William M. (Valrico, FL)
Title: Magnetic anchoring towel system
Patent Number: 7,955,683

Inventors: Ferzli; George S. (Staten Island, NY)
Title: Laparoscopic instrument and method for distance measurements of body parts
Patent Number: 7,955,275

Inventors: Figovsky; Oleg (Haifa, IL), Potashnikov; Raisa (Migdal HaEmek, IL), Trossman; Alex (Haifa, IL), Yanov; Irina (Afula, IL)
Title: Polymer concrete composition
Patent Number: 9,051,447

Inventors: Filippi; Ronald G. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Kaltalioglu; Erdem (Newburgh, NY), Li; Wai-Kin (Beacon, NY), Wang; Ping-Chuan (Hopewell Junction, NY), Zhang; Lijuan (Beacon, NY)
Title: Random local metal cap layer formation for improved integrated circuit reliability
Patent Number: 9,054,108

Inventors: Finn; David (Tourmakeady County Mayo, IE)
Title: Laser-ablating mechanical and security features for security documents
Patent Number: 9,053,404

Inventors: Fischer; Andreas (Stockholm, SE), Stemme; Goran (Lindingo, SE), Niklaus; Frank (Taby, SE)
Title: Method and an apparatus for forming electrically conductive vias in a substrate, an automated robot-based manufacturing system, a component comprising a substrate with via holes, and an interposer device
Patent Number: 9,054,162

Inventors: Fischer; Klaus (Stockdorf, DE)
Title: Starting clutch, particularly for racing and sports vehicles
Patent Number: 7,954,618

Inventors: Fischer; Raphael (Schweinfurt, DE), Hund; Ralf (Ruppertshofen, DE)
Title: Method for connecting shell parts
Patent Number: 7,955,463

Inventors: Fishman; Joseph (Scarborough, CA)
Title: Gas cap and components therefor
Patent Number: 7,954,660

Inventors: Flachowsky; Stefan (Dresden, DE), Hoentschel; Jan (Dresden, DE), Richter; Ralf (Radebeul, DE), Javorka; Peter (Radeburg, DE)
Title: Method for forming a semiconductor device and semiconductor device structures
Patent Number: 9,054,044

Inventors: Fling; William F. (Little River, CA), Fling; John J. (Little River, CA)
Title: Vertical liquid level measuring device
Patent Number: 7,231,821

Inventors: Flores; Michael (El Paso, TX), Hand; Leonard S. (Red Creek, NY)
Title: Modularized customization of a model in a model driven development environment
Patent Number: 9,052,906

Inventors: Fogg; Benjamin (Holland, MI)
Title: Tether apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,753

Inventors: Foley; Sean C. (Ottawa, CA), Lebert; Berthold M. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Exception declaration refactoring to reduce memory footprint
Patent Number: 9,052,984

Inventors: Fontenot; Nathan D. (Georgetown, TX), George; Jeffrey David (Austin, TX), Grimm; Ryan P. (Austin, TX), Schopp; Joel H. (Austin, TX), Strosaker; Michael T. (Austin, TX)
Title: Compressed memory page selection based on a population count of a dataset
Patent Number: 9,053,018

Inventors: Forch; Peter (Neustadt, DE), Mohringer; Markus (Weinheim, DE), Nicola; Paul (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Apparatus for conveying sheets through a printing machine
Patent Number: 7,232,123

Inventors: Forman; George (Port Orchard, WA)
Title: Determining an obverse weight
Patent Number: 9,053,434

Inventors: Foster; Timothy W. (Saline, MI), Cates; Jamey Joseph (Ann Arbor, MI), Schade; Oliver (Ann Arbor, MI), Woit; Cornelia (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Address translation system for use in a simulation environment
Patent Number: 7,957,951

Inventors: Fouquet; Thierry (Saint Paul sur Save, FR)
Title: Method of producing a wheel speed sensor and the corresponding sensor
Patent Number: 7,233,141

Inventors: Fournier; Jacques (Marseilles, FR), Imoucha; Franck (Auriol, FR), Gauterron; Laurent (Marignane, FR), Charpeignet; Veronique (Toulon, FR)
Title: Securisation of a remote executable code using a footprint of the computer recipient
Patent Number: 9,053,331

Inventors: Fowler; David W. (Orange Beach, AL)
Title: Pyrolytic gas processor and tire conversion system therefrom
Patent Number: 9,052,109

Inventors: Fox; Jeffrey R. (Los Gatos, CA), Kadet; Brad (Suginami-ku, JP), Bryner; Roger (Salt Lake City, UT), Lytle; Craig (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling evaluation of protected intellectual property in hardware
Patent Number: 7,234,159

Inventors: Franco; Luis (Gilroy, CA), Ruiz; Oscar (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for eliminating the need for a dedicated landing zone at the outer diameter of a storage system's platter
Patent Number: 7,233,456

Inventors: Frank; Joachin H. (Goethestrasse, DE), Li; Ming (Elmsford, NY), Zeng; Liangzhao (Sydney, AU)
Title: Scalable event-driven system
Patent Number: 9,052,971

Inventors: Franz; Richard (Concord, CA), Weber; John (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: System for vision examination utilizing telemedicine
Patent Number: 7,232,220

Inventors: Fredeman; Gregory J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Mathews; Abraham (Austin, TX), Plass; Donald W. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Reyer; Kenneth J. (Stormville, NY)
Title: Dynamic cascode-managed high-voltage word-line driver circuit
Patent Number: 9,053,770

Inventors: Frederick; Paul J. (Rockville, MD)
Title: Method of distributing sports entertainment
Patent Number: 7,956,892

Inventors: Fricke; Chris D. (Mount Gilead, OH)
Title: Hands free holding assembly
Patent Number: 9,053,647

Inventors: Friedrich; James (Bolinas, CA)
Title: Surfing skis
Patent Number: 7,955,150

Inventors: Friedrich; Thomas (San Jose, CA), Robinson; Alexander Daniel (Austin, TX), Setzer; Kathy J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Creating, updating, saving, and propagating customized views of table and grid information
Patent Number: 9,053,081

Inventors: Friis-Knudsen; Ole (Sydals, DK)
Title: Method and a system for detection of an engine fault
Patent Number: 7,954,363

Inventors: Fromherz; Markus P. J. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Planning and scheduling reconfigurable systems with regular and diagnostic jobs
Patent Number: 7,233,405

Inventors: Fujikawa; Shigenori (Wako, JP), Koizumi; Mari (Wako, JP), Senzaki; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Dazai; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Miyagi; Ken (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Substrate provided with metal nanostructure on surface thereof and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 9,051,648

Inventors: Fukai; Akira (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Member tilting mechanism and mirror system
Patent Number: 7,232,102

Inventors: Fukatsu; Yasuo (Abiko, JP), Moriyama; Tsuyoshi (Toride, JP), Kato; Hitoshi (Toride, JP), Ishikawa; Naoki (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Sheet stacking apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,818

Inventors: Fukushima; Hitoshi (Suwa, JP), Yokokawa; Shinobu (Fujimi-machi, JP)
Title: Electronic device substrate, method for manufacturing substrate, compound used for substrate, method for manufacturing compound and polymerization initiator including compound
Patent Number: 7,955,705

Inventors: Fulton, III; Richard E. (Grand Junction, CO), Dubrul; William R. (Belmont, CA)
Title: Particle-removing medical device and method
Patent Number: 7,232,432

Inventors: Furuichi; Masatoshi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Cable handling structure for linear axis, and substrate transfer device equipped with the same
Patent Number: 7,956,286

Inventors: Furuya; Tai (Tokyo, JP), Kataoka; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), McKelvey; Terence (Tokyo, JP), Marui; Eishi (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Motoyasu (Fujisawa, JP), Ozawa; Takahide (Fujisawa, JP), Zheng; Shaojun (Fujisawa, JP), Ishihara; Seiichi (Fujisawa, JP), Kinoshita; Noboru (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Interconnecting power generation system
Patent Number: 7,233,082

Inventors: Fussenegger; Martin (Magenwil, CH), Weber; Wilfried (Freiburg im Breisgau, DE), Schoenmakers; Ronald (Rijswijk, NL)
Title: Composition for treatment of tuberculosis
Patent Number: 9,050,295

Inventors: Gabrani; Maria (Thalwil, CH), Estellers; Virginia (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Automatic filtering of SEM images
Patent Number: 9,053,532

Inventors: Gaeta; Zagorka Dacic (Ithaca, NY), Kuksenkov; Dmitri Vladislavovich (Painted Post, NY), Wood; William Allen (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Low loss spectrally periodic all-fiber filters
Patent Number: 7,233,721

Inventors: Gallagher; Emily E. (Burlington, VT), McIntyre; Gregory R. (Clifton Park, NY), Wagner; Alfred (Brewster, NY)
Title: Extreme ultraviolet (EUV) multilayer defect compensation and EUV masks
Patent Number: 9,052,617

Inventors: Gambier; Philippe (Houston, TX), Rioufol; Emmanuel (Lons, FR), Pohl; Didier (Paris, FR)
Title: Integral flush gauge cable apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,231,972

Inventors: Gangemi; Rosario (Rome, IT), Sciacca; Vincenzo (Rome, IT), Villani; Massimo (Rome, IT)
Title: Predicting resource requirements for a computer application
Patent Number: 9,052,954

Inventors: Ganger; Jeff (Chandler, AZ), Duncan; Niall (Grange, IE), Gomez; Michael L. (Tempe, AZ), Rotchford; Christian J. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Baseband filters for use in wireless communication devices
Patent Number: 7,957,716

Inventors: Gao; Xinming (Guandong, CN), Yang; Xiang (Guandong, CN), Li; Fei (Guandong, CN)
Title: LCD device and a transforming circuit thereof
Patent Number: 9,053,671

Inventors: Garcia; Francisco (Kalamazoo, MI), Wenstrup; Leo (Portage, MI), Kwasniewski; Dale Lee (Galesburg, MI), Slesinski; Steve (Kalamazoo, MI)
Title: Method for converting a non-driven tag axle system to a driven axle system
Patent Number: 7,232,398

Inventors: Garigapati; Venkata R. (Southborough, MA), Su; Dongling (Franklin, MA), Khanzada; Rehan (Middleborough, MA), Sawamura; Steven J. (Newark, CA)
Title: Protein stabilization formulations
Patent Number: 7,956,028

Inventors: Garrett; David (Santa Clara, CA), Lorenz; Robert (Santa Clara, CA), Pearman; Trevor (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and system for communicating to radio frequency integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,957,328

Inventors: Gass; Robert Benjamin (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating signal transitions used for testing an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,234,088

Inventors: Gatto; James G. (Great Falls, VA)
Title: Electronic fund transfer or transaction system
Patent Number: 7,954,701

Inventors: Gatto; James G. (Great Falls, VA)
Title: Electronic fund transfer or transaction system
Patent Number: 7,954,702

Inventors: Gatts; Todd Dickson (Raleigh, NC), Nastacio; Denilson (Raleigh, NC), Mohan; Preethi C. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Discovering thermal relationships in data processing environments
Patent Number: 9,052,881

Inventors: Gau; Tsai-Sheng (Hsin-Chu, TW), Shin; Jaw-Jung (Hsin-Chu, TW), You; Jan-Wen (Jhongli, TW), Lin; Burn-Jeng (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Method for improving the critical dimension uniformity of patterned features on wafers
Patent Number: 7,234,128

Inventors: Gaweco; Anderson (Brooklyn, NY), Walker; John K. (St. Charles, MO), Monahan; Joseph B. (St. Louis, MO), Cubbage; Jerry W. (Wildwood, MO), Carroll; Jeffery (St. Louis, MO)
Title: MIF inhibitors and their uses
Patent Number: 9,050,334

Inventors: Geile; Michael J. (Loveland, OH), Brede; Jeffrey (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Systems and method for orthogonal frequency divisional multiplexing
Patent Number: 7,957,265

Inventors: George; Mark (Santa Rosa, CA), Craves; Evan (Santa Rosa, CA)
Title: System and method for feedforward control in thin film coating processes
Patent Number: 7,232,506

Inventors: Gerard; Scott N. (Wake Forest, NC), Gerken, III; John K. (Apex, NC)
Title: On-demand generation of correlated collections of mashable data from distributed, non-homogeneous data sources
Patent Number: 9,053,184

Inventors: Gerusz; Vincent (Paris, FR), Escaich; Sonia (Paris, FR), Oxoby; Mayalen (Paris, FR), Denis; Alexis (Paris, FR)
Title: Heterocyclic acrylamides and their use as pharmaceuticals
Patent Number: 9,051,321

Inventors: Ghosh; Kaushik (Sunnyvale, CA), Ramanathan; Ramasamy (Santa Clara, CA), Lohiya; Anil (Cupertino, CA), Sharma; Manoj (Cupertino, CA), Kini; Shrinivasa (Santa Clara, CA), Lu; Cunzhi (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Distributed network subnet
Patent Number: 9,055,000

Inventors: Gibson; Charles A. (Malden, MA), Seang; Hab (Lowell, MA)
Title: Steerable catheter
Patent Number: 7,232,422

Inventors: Gibson; Thomas W. (Rockford, IL), Gibson; Todd M. (Algonquin, IL)
Title: Traffic control sign assembly
Patent Number: 7,233,259

Inventors: Gill; Hardayal Singh (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Stabilization structure for CPP GMR/TV
Patent Number: 7,233,461

Inventors: Gillies; Stephen D. (Carlisle, MA), Lo; Kin-Ming (Lexington, MA), Wesolowski, Jr.; John S. (Weymouth, MA)
Title: Fc fusion proteins for enhancing the immunogenicity of protein and peptide antigens
Patent Number: 7,955,590

Inventors: Gillum; Christoph (Middletown, OH), Matice; Christopher (Bellbrook, OH), Parrott; David (Cincinnati, OH), Paul; Anup (Mason, OH), Simpkins; Haskell (Cincinnati, OH), Challman; Robert G. (Naperville, IL), Yoder; James F. (Blanchester, OH)
Title: Micro motion poppet valve assembly for delivery of ink with large pigment particles to a writing nib and writing instrument comprising same
Patent Number: 9,050,850

Inventors: Gines; David (Fort Collins, CO), Gruhlke; Russell W. (Fort Collins, CO), Amparan; Alfonso (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Electro-absorption modulator
Patent Number: 7,233,709

Inventors: Ginn; Richard S. (San Jose, CA), Belef; W. Martin (San Jose, CA)
Title: Integrated vascular device with puncture site closure component and sealant and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,050,087

Inventors: Girard; Francois (Veyrier du Lac, FR), Dufournet; Francois (Seynod, FR), Pieber; Alois (Hohenzell, AT), Hubinger; Johann (Taiskirchen, AT), Kogler; Hannes (Vocklabruchk, AT)
Title: Cross-country ski system provided with a direct bearing lateral surface
Patent Number: 9,050,521

Inventors: Gitnes; Seth (Snohomish, WA)
Title: Dynamic brake
Patent Number: 9,051,981

Inventors: Glass; Kevin W. (Scottsdale, AZ), McDaniel; Bart R. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Low voltage microelectromechanical RF switch architecture
Patent Number: 7,233,776

Inventors: Glotzbach; Mark Eugene (Granger, IN), Ebrom; Matthew Peter (Holland, MI), McCoy; Richard A. (Stevensville, MI)
Title: Embedded systems debugging
Patent Number: 7,958,399

Inventors: Goede; Joachim (Hanau, DE), Herder; Martin (Rodgau, DE), Lange; Karl-Heinz (Bunde, DE), Eilbracht; Meike (Frankfurt, DE)
Title: Pharmaceutical powder cartridge, and inhaler equipped with same
Patent Number: 7,954,492

Inventors: Goeke; Maxime (Borex, CH)
Title: Signal tracing system and method
Patent Number: 7,233,670

Inventors: Goel; Atul (Foster City, CA), Leong; James (Hillsborough, CA), Gupta; Ratnesh (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Dynamically adapting the fault tolerance and performance characteristics of a raid-based storage system by merging and splitting raid groups
Patent Number: 7,958,304

Inventors: Goforth; Marty (Cushing, OK)
Title: Internal liquid drainage and removal container liner
Patent Number: 9,051,084

Inventors: Gogoi; Bishnu P. (Scottsdale, AZ), Diem; Bernard (Echirolles, FR)
Title: Microelectromechanical (MEM) device with a protective cap that functions as a motion stop
Patent Number: 7,232,701

Inventors: Goldberg; Roger P. (Evanston, IL), Scherr; Douglas S. (Scarsdale, NY), Wirtel, III; Anthony J. (Malvern, PA), Nair; Rahul S. (Kerala, IN), Katre; Nikhil R. (Maharashtra, IN), Pradhan; Debasish (Orissa, IN), Solkar; Athar (Maharashtra, IN), Kapadia; Salman (Madhya Pradesh, IN), Gupta; Arvind K. (Uttar Pradesh, IN), Diwakar; Dinesh A. (Mumbai, IN), Shelke; Rajesh T. (Bangalore, IN), Ambujan; Jithin (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Urethral anastomosis device and method
Patent Number: 9,050,163

Inventors: Goletz; Steffen (Berlin, DE), Danielczyk; Antje (Berlin, DE)
Title: Humanized EGFR antibodies
Patent Number: 9,051,370

Inventors: Gollnick; Sandra O. (Williamsville, NY), Riddell; Jonah (Buffalo, NY)
Title: Methods and compositions using peroxiredoxin 1 (PRX1) as an adjuvant
Patent Number: 9,050,291

Inventors: Gonikberg; Mark (Los Altos Hills, CA), Fischer; Matthew James (Mountain View, CA), George; Manoj Mathew (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Collision avoidance in multiple protocol communication networks using a shared communication medium
Patent Number: 7,957,411

Inventors: Gonzales; Philip (Dearborn, MI), Elder; Ronald (Livonia, MI)
Title: Sensor arrangement and method for using same
Patent Number: 7,954,995

Inventors: Gonzalez Poche; Jose Miguel (Colinas de Carrizal, VE), Godoy; Franklin Quintero (Los Teques, VE), Marquez Silva; Rosa Linda (San Antonio de los Altos, VE), Rosales; Sergio (Los Teques, VE), Ventresca Di Filippo; Maria Luisa (Los Teques, VE)
Title: Completion fluid
Patent Number: 9,051,507

Inventors: Good; Richard Paul (Dresden, DE), Schulze; Uwe (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method and system for estimating a state of an uninitialized advanced process controller by using segregated controller data
Patent Number: 7,233,835

Inventors: Goodman; Daniel I. (Beit Shemesh, IL), Matosevich; Rivka M. (Zicron-Ya'acov, IL), Nissan-Messing; Orit (Hod HaSharon, IL)
Title: Thick and thin data volume management
Patent Number: 9,053,002

Inventors: Goodman; Kevin (Nepean, CA), Binette; Jude (Orleans, CA), Labonte; Jean (Aylmer, CA), Soetemans; Joseph (Nepean, CA)
Title: System and method for selection of redundant control path links in a multi-shelf network element
Patent Number: 7,233,568

Inventors: Goodzeit; Carl L. (DeSoto, TX), Ball; Millicent J. (DeSoto, TX)
Title: Dual armature motor/generator with flux linkage
Patent Number: 7,956,503

Inventors: Gopal; Vinodh (Westborough, MA), Ozturk; Erdinc (Worcester, MA), Wolrich; Gilbert M. (Framingham, MA), Feghali; Wajdi K. (Boston, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficient programmable cyclic redundancy check (CRC)
Patent Number: 9,052,985

Inventors: Gordon; John Howard (Salt Lake City, UT), Taylor; Dale M. (Murray, UT)
Title: Solid-state membrane module
Patent Number: 7,955,423

Inventors: Gordon; Thomas D. (Medway, MA), Wallace; Grier A. (Sterling, MA), Hayes; Martin E. (Lowell, MA), Lukin; Kirill A. (Vernon Hills, IL), Wang; Lei (Acton, MA), Fernando; Dilinie P. (Groton, CT)
Title: Process for the preparation and isolation of the individual stereoisomers of 1-amino, 3-substituted phenylcyclopentane-carboxylates
Patent Number: 7,956,195

Inventors: Goto; Takeshi (Toyota, JP), Kurosawa; Ryuuichi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Steering system of vehicle
Patent Number: 7,957,867

Inventors: Gotoh; Yoshiho (Osaka, JP), Sasaki; Miyuki (Osaka, JP), Murase; Kaoru (Nara, JP), Bannai; Tatsushi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for emptying recording buffer can be made empty by at most one access operation and at most two recording operation, in a simultaneous recording and reproduction
Patent Number: 7,233,553

Inventors: Gould; Michael (Powell, OH), Sheridan; Matthew S. (Powell, OH), Marino; Thomas L. (Toledo, OH), Mejiritski; Alexandre (Bowling Green, OH), Martin; Dustin B. (Monroe, MI)
Title: Radiation-curable coatings for plastic substrates from multifunctional acrylate oligomers
Patent Number: 7,232,540

Inventors: Grabau; Peter (Kolding, DK)
Title: Wind turbine blade
Patent Number: 9,051,917

Inventors: Gracia Bobed; Ismael (Zaragoza, ES)
Title: Gasket and a washing machine having the same
Patent Number: 7,958,756

Inventors: Graddis; Thomas (Seattle, WA), Laus; Reiner (Bellevue, WA), Diegel; Michael (Covington, WA), Vidovic; Damir (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Compositions employing alternative reading frame polypeptides for the treatment of cancer and infectious disease
Patent Number: 9,051,385

Inventors: Gramling; Frank E. (Simpsonville, SC), Sinnett; Jay C. (Greenville, SC), Tyndall; Patrick A. (Simpsonville, SC)
Title: Use of piezoelectric sensor attached to electronics package housing
Patent Number: 7,954,370

Inventors: Gramling; Karl (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Gutter retaining system
Patent Number: 7,958,677

Inventors: Grange; Sebastien (Fontaine, FR)
Title: Chip circuit comprising an inductor
Patent Number: 7,233,055

Inventors: Granig; Wolfgang (Sachsenburg, AT), Maone; Francesco Alex (Zurich, CH)
Title: Sensor for sensing a magnetic field direction, magnetic field direction sensing, method for producing magnetic field sensors, and write-in apparatus for producing magnetic field sensors
Patent Number: 7,956,610

Inventors: Graunke; Gary L. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for detection of loss of cipher synchronization
Patent Number: 7,957,531

Inventors: Gray; Robert L. (Hudson, OH)
Title: System and method for generation of active species in a media by UV radiation
Patent Number: 9,050,383

Inventors: Greco; Michael A. (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Cap clip
Patent Number: 7,958,605

Inventors: Green; Craig S. (Placentia, CA)
Title: Barrier
Patent Number: 7,231,954

Inventors: Greggs; Thomas S. (Wilton, CT)
Title: Bur for preparing metal substrates
Patent Number: 7,232,311

Inventors: Gresens; Bradley Dane (Canton, MI)
Title: Approach for detecting reductant availability and make-up
Patent Number: 7,954,312

Inventors: Grob; Matthew S. (La Jolla, CA), Padovani; Roberto (San Diego, CA), Bender; Paul E. (San Diego, CA), Karmi; Gadi (San Diego, CA), Kimball; Robert H. (San Diego, CA), Hoagland; Greg M. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method for robust handoff in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,233,794

Inventors: Gronner; Robert M. (Erlanger, KY), Heyer; Thomas (Lawrenceburg, IN), Hueckstaedt; Hanno (Liederbach, DE), Rosen; Meyer (Independence, KY)
Title: Powder containing a polyoxymethylene polymer for coating metallic substrates
Patent Number: 9,051,476

Inventors: Gruber; Georg (Hilpoltstein, DE), Kaiser; Thomas (Denkendorf, DE), Dotzer; Alois (Allersberg, DE)
Title: Diesel cycle internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,954,477

Inventors: Gruber; Peter A. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Hochlowski; Barry A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Naugle; David T. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Injection molded solder ball method
Patent Number: 7,955,966

Inventors: Gruchala; Carol Shifrin (Naperville, IL), Buell; Donald W. (Naperville, IL), Brand; Rodney T. (Lisle, IL), Bloom; Ronald Michael (Blue Island, IL), Michalski; Robert Anthony (Algonquin, IL)
Title: System and method for selecting a destination number upon receiving a dialed number from a calling party
Patent Number: 7,957,516

Inventors: Guenter; James (Garland, TX), Hawthorne; Robert (Garland, TX), Aizpuru; Jose (Murphy, TX)
Title: Photo-imaged stress management layer for semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,232,692

Inventors: Gueret; Jean-Louis H. (Paris, FR)
Title: Cosmetic or dermatological treatment method and devices for application of such a method
Patent Number: 7,955,016

Inventors: Guerra; Gaetano (Salerno, IT), Daniel; Christophe (Gaiano di Fisciano, IT), De Girolamo Del Mauro; Anna (Pagani, IT), Rizzo; Paola (Naples, IT)
Title: Nanoporous crystalline form of syndiotactic polystyrene, processes for its preparation and related molecular-complex crystalline forms
Patent Number: 7,956,155

Inventors: Gumm; Darrel C. (Peoria, IL)
Title: Rotating stent delivery system for side branch access and protection and method of using same
Patent Number: 9,050,207

Inventors: Gumpoltsberger; Gerhard (Friedrichshafen, DE), Ebenhoch; Michael (Friedrichshafen, DE), Maier; Markus (Friedrichshafen, DE), John; Thomas (Alitzheim, DE)
Title: Double clutch transmission
Patent Number: 7,231,843

Inventors: Guo; Wei-Quiang Michael (Bellevue, WA), Jiang; Wei (Kirkland, WA), Chow; Colin (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Separate client state object and user interface domains
Patent Number: 7,234,158

Inventors: Guo; Zhenhua (Shenzhen, CN), Wu; Chunhao (Shenzhen, CN), Lin; Kunhsien (Shenzhen, CN), Chen; Zenghong (Shenzhen, CN), Qi; Minghu (Shenzhen, CN), Jiang; Yunshao (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Transmission device and transmission method for glass substrate
Patent Number: 9,051,128

Inventors: Gupta; Reema (Framingham, MA), Wang; Yao (Shrewsbury, MA), Tringale; Alesia (Worcester, MA)
Title: Messaging mechanism employing mailboxes for inter processor communications
Patent Number: 7,233,977

Inventors: Gurary; Alexander I. (Bridgewater, NJ), Belousov; Mikhail (Plainsboro, NJ), Mitrovic; Bojan (Somerset, NJ)
Title: Chemical vapor deposition with elevated temperature gas injection
Patent Number: 9,053,935

Inventors: Gygi; Carl (Colorado Springs, CO), Hadley; Andrew (Colorado Springs, CO), Paulsen; Erik (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Method, system and programming language for device diagnostics and validation
Patent Number: 7,958,395

Inventors: Haartsen; Jacobus Cornelis (Hardenberg, NL), Camp; William (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Adaptive duplex modes in telecommunication equipment
Patent Number: 7,957,702

Inventors: Haase; Michael A. (St. Paul, MN), Zhang; Jun-Ying (Woodbury, MN), Miller; Thomas J. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Semiconductor light converting construction
Patent Number: 9,053,959

Inventors: Hadderman; Scott (Pleasant Valley, NY), Marchini; Timothy R. (Hyde Park, NY), Muller; K. Paul (Wappingers Falls, NY), Pizzolato; Katie L. (Austin, TX), Vogel; Andrew H. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Modular refrigeration unit health monitoring
Patent Number: 9,053,223

Inventors: Hadinata; Martinianus B. (Brunnen, CH), Lingafelt; Charles S. (Durham, NY), Moore, Jr.; John E. (Brownsburg, IN), O'Connell; Brian M. (Cary, NC), Walker; Keith R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Route navigation for optimal mobile coverage
Patent Number: 9,055,412

Inventors: Hakki; Sam (Bay Pines, FL), Hakki; A-Hamid (Dunedin, FL)
Title: Collision air bag and flotation system
Patent Number: 7,232,001

Inventors: Halahmi; Izhar (Hod Hasharon, IL), Erez; Oded (Tel Aviv, IL), Erez; Adi (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: UV resistant multilayered cellular confinement system
Patent Number: 7,955,686

Inventors: Hales; John Hudson (Frisco, TX), Schacherer; Timothy Gordon (Lewisville, TX)
Title: Pipe conveyed extendable well logging tool with protector
Patent Number: 9,051,817

Inventors: Halke; Richard P. (Los Angeles, CA), Needles; Philip R. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Method and system of media programming to provide an integrated entertainment experience
Patent Number: 9,054,816

Inventors: Hall; Christopher S. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Chin; Chien Ting (Tarrytown, NY), Suijver; Jan Frederik (Dommelen, NL), Hendriks; Bernardus Hendrikus Wilhelmus (Eindhoven, NL), Kuiper; Stein (Vught, NL)
Title: Method and apparatus for elevation focus control of acoustic waves
Patent Number: 7,957,219

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Crockett; Ronald B. (Payson, UT), Bailey; John D. (Spanish Fork, UT), Kudla; Matt (Provo, UT)
Title: High impact shearing element
Patent Number: 9,051,794

Inventors: Hall; Richard H. (Homer Township, Midland County, MI), Hall; Daniel F. (Homer Township, Midland County, MI)
Title: Polymer
Patent Number: 9,051,419

Inventors: Hallundbaek; Jorgen (Graested, DK)
Title: Cladding method and expansion tool
Patent Number: 7,954,516

Inventors: Halverson; Gregory R. (New York, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for determining antibody-mediated risk index
Patent Number: 9,052,325

Inventors: Hamachi; Toshifumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus, control method for communication apparatus, and program
Patent Number: 9,055,428

Inventors: Hamba; Masashi (Ichihara, JP)
Title: Gas-phase fluidized-bed reactor, multivessel polymerization reactor and process for producing olefin polymer
Patent Number: 7,955,565

Inventors: Hamilton; Jeffrey R. (Davisburg, MI)
Title: Cushion ring sprocket assembly and method
Patent Number: 7,232,392

Inventors: Hammond, Jr.; Bernard (Centennial, CO), Kenny; Robert (Centennial, CO), Yanish; David (Centennial, CO), Debenedictis; Damon (Centennial, CO), Stahle; Lyle (Centennial, CO), Takala; Timothy (Centennial, CO), Ward; Terrence (Centennial, CO)
Title: Methods and systems for minimizing alien crosstalk between connectors
Patent Number: 7,232,340

Inventors: Han; Feng (Johnston, IA), Katt; Maria (Lenexa, KS), Schuh; Wolfgang (West Des Moines, IA), Webb; David M. (Zionsville, IN)
Title: QTL controlling Sclerotinia stem ROT resistance in soybean
Patent Number: 7,956,239

Inventors: Han; Hee-chul (Seoul, KR), Hur; Se-huhn (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Digital TV equipped with universal CPU and method for signal processing therefor
Patent Number: 7,956,934

Inventors: Han; Seongseok (Daejeon-si, KR)
Title: Heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,231,962

Inventors: Han; Seunghee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and device for transmitting control information in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,055,573

Inventors: Hanada; Hideto (Toyota, JP)
Title: Motor drive apparatus and vehicle with the same mounted thereon
Patent Number: 9,054,613

Inventors: Hanada; Yukiko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Higuchi; Kenichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Sawahashi; Mamoru (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Transmitter, transmitting method, receiver, and receiving method for MC-CDMA communication system
Patent Number: 7,957,361

Inventors: Hanash; Samir M. (Ann Arbor, MI), Misek; David (Ann Arbor, MI), Hinderer; Robert (Flint, MI), Beer; David (Chelsea, MI), Brichory; Frank (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Annexin proteins and autoantibodies as serum markers for cancer
Patent Number: 7,955,602

Inventors: Hanel; Chris (Oakland Park, FL)
Title: Floating chair
Patent Number: 9,051,032

Inventors: Hanke; Harald (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Medical videoscope with a pivotably adjustable end part
Patent Number: 7,955,254

Inventors: Hanlin; David Joseph (Spring, TX), Mandziak; Bradley Mitchell (Calgary, CA)
Title: Independent guide string hanger
Patent Number: 9,051,808

Inventors: Hanna; Keith J. (New York, NY), Riddle; George Herbert Needham (Princeton, NJ), Hirvonen; David James (Brooklyn, NY), Sliney; David Hammond (Fallston, MD)
Title: Mirror system and method for acquiring biometric data
Patent Number: 9,055,198

Inventors: Harada; Tohru (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Taizan (Kawasaki, JP), Kasuga; Toshinori (Kawasaki, JP), Ozaki; Yukio (Kawasaki, JP), Takada; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP), Ohsawa; Hirofumi (Kawasaki, JP), Fukushi; Masanori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Servo track writing device and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,233,453

Inventors: Harada; Yoshinao (Hyogo, JP), Hayashi; Shigenori (Nara, JP), Niwa; Masaaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having a field effect transistor using a high dielectric constant gate insulating film and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 7,956,413

Inventors: Harris; George (Auburn, ME)
Title: Apparatus and method for a variable-ratio rotationally-polarized high power industrial microwave feed network
Patent Number: 9,054,405

Inventors: Harvey, Jr.; Edward P. (Virginia Beach, VA), McGinn; Jack (Virginia Beach, VA)
Title: System and method for determining the location of an acoustic event
Patent Number: 7,233,545

Inventors: Harvey; William B. (Laytonsville, MD)
Title: Ball turret camera assembly
Patent Number: 7,955,006

Inventors: Harwath; Frank A. (Naperville, IL), Mizek; Robert S. (Downers Grove, IL)
Title: Spin element for arrow or bolt
Patent Number: 7,955,201

Inventors: Hasegawa; Motoyoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Mobile terminal device, time control method, and timer control program
Patent Number: 9,055,164

Inventors: Hasegawa; Yasushi (Ogaki, JP)
Title: Method of fabricating a multi-piece board
Patent Number: 9,055,668

Inventors: Hashima; Masayoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sato; Yuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Takeshita; Shuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Computer-readable non-transitory medium storing three-dimensional device simulation program and three-dimensional device simulation system
Patent Number: 7,958,462

Inventors: Hashimoto; Kiyokazu (Minami-ashigara, JP), Otoshi; Masaaki (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Cellulose acylate film and method for producing same
Patent Number: 7,955,685

Inventors: Hassan; Ahmed H. (San Jose, CA), Shi; Kai (San Jose, CA), Thomson; John (Sherwood Park, CA), Ng; Tao-Fei S. (San Jose, CA), Venkateswaran; Sankara S. (San Jose, CA), Cho; James S. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Transmitter warm-up using dummy frame generation
Patent Number: 9,055,590

Inventors: Hathcock; H. Glen (Weatherford, TX)
Title: Horse blanket
Patent Number: 7,231,754

Inventors: Hathorn; Roger G. (Tucson, AZ), Jayanarayana; Sriharsha (Bangalore, IN), May; Henry J. (Cedar Falls, IA), Roscher; Stefan (Stuttgart, DE), Somayaji; Bharath B. (Bangalore, IN), Yelanduru; Sudheer R. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Updating zone information in a distributed switch of data forwarders
Patent Number: 9,054,950

Inventors: Haueter; Ulrich (Grosshochstetten, CH), Ducret; Maurice (Ostermundigen, CH), Bosshard; David (Wengi, CH), Rufer; Thomas (Ostermundigen, CH), Heutschi; Ivan (Grosshochstetten, CH), Stoller; Hans-Peter (Bern, CH), Jeckelmann; Joel (Villars-sur-Glane, CH), Brugger; Martin (Koniz, CH), Kaufmann; Heiner (Bern, CH)
Title: Patient device with separate user interface
Patent Number: 9,050,409

Inventors: Hausmann; Donald H. (Houston, TX)
Title: United nations certified 4G fiberboard box
Patent Number: 7,954,637

Inventors: Hayashi; Junichi (Kawasaki, JP), Suga; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,958,361

Inventors: Hayashi; Kazuhiro (Aichi, JP), Tosa; Akifumi (Aichi, JP), Sato; Motohiko (Aichi, JP), Otsuka; Jun (Aichi, JP), Sato; Manabu (Aichi, JP)
Title: Capacitor and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,233,480

Inventors: Hayashi; Kazutaka (Yokohama, JP), Fujiwara; Yasuhiro (Akishima, JP)
Title: Optical glass, precision press-molding and process for the production thereof, and optical element and process for the production thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,998

Inventors: Hayashi; Kenkichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Stereoscopic image processing device and stereoscopic image processing method
Patent Number: 9,053,567

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: 7,955,916

Inventors: Hayashi; Naoto (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Measurement apparatus for measuring transmittance distribution of optical system
Patent Number: 7,956,994

Inventors: Hayashi; Takahiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image transmitting apparatus, including a reading condition determining unit
Patent Number: 7,957,026

Inventors: Hayashi; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Multi-beam scanner, multi-beam scanning method, synchronizing beam detecting method and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,425

Inventors: Hayden; Leonard (Beaverton, OR), Martin; John (Portland, OR), Andrews; Mike (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Wafer probe
Patent Number: 7,233,160

Inventors: Hays, III; William W. (Lynchburg, VA)
Title: Quick release paddle force transfer seat and method of installation
Patent Number: 9,051,029

Inventors: He; Hong (Niskayuna, NY), Tseng; Chiahsun (Wynantskill, NY), Yeh; Chun-Chen (Clifton Park, NY), Yin; Yunpeng (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Double density semiconductor fins and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 9,054,020

Inventors: He; Tom Xiaohai (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Implantable microstimulator with external electrodes disposed on a film substrate and methods of manufacture and use
Patent Number: 7,957,805

Inventors: Heald; Jess H. (Tullahoma, TN), Smalley, Jr.; Jared J. (Tullahoma, TN)
Title: Tamper resistant end cap for a bat
Patent Number: 7,232,387

Inventors: Hearn; William (Cypress, TX), Chretien; Todd (Lafayette, LA)
Title: Plunger lift system for well
Patent Number: 7,954,545

Inventors: Heater; Kevin Abram (Fort Collins, CO), Simmons; Scott Paul (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: System and methods for establishing a real-time location-based service network
Patent Number: 7,957,748

Inventors: Heidemann; Thomas (Weinheim, DE), Hibst; Hartmut (Schriesheim, DE), Bauer; Stefan (Ludwigshafen, DE), Dietrich; Ulf (Grunstadt, DE)
Title: Silver- and vanadium-containing multimetal oxide and its use
Patent Number: 7,956,200

Inventors: Heierling; Hans-Martin (Davos, CH), Coomer; Sven (Boulder, CO)
Title: Ski boot providing longitudinal torsion
Patent Number: 7,231,729

Inventors: Heindl; Richard (Munich, DE)
Title: Connection element and a sheet pile wall with connection element therefor
Patent Number: 7,955,029

Inventors: Heller; Christian Maria Anton (Munich, DE), Butts; Matthew David (Rexford, NY), Shiang; Joseph John (Niskayuna, NY), Liu; Jie Jerry (Niskayuna, NY), Janora; Kevin Henry (Schenectady, NY)
Title: OLED devices comprising hollow objects
Patent Number: 9,054,338

Inventors: Henderson; Richard L. (Portland, OR)
Title: Floating solar energy conversion and storage apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,322

Inventors: Hendricks; John S. (Potomac, MD), Asmussen; Michael L. (Herndon, VA)
Title: Interactive electronic book
Patent Number: 9,053,640

Inventors: Henry; Catherine Campbell (Great Falls, VA), Inam; Haider (Charlottesville, VA), Cossio; Ossman Steven (Springfield, VA), Lu; Edwin (Blacksburg, VA), Stump; Claire Josephine (Arlington, VA), Lawson; Courtney Marie (Burke, VA), Moran; Eric Michael (Charlottesville, VA), Badrish; Narotham (Fairfax, VA), Monaco; Daniel Robert (Herndon, VA)
Title: Method and device for cleaning an intramedullary reamer
Patent Number: 9,050,636

Inventors: Heo; Se-Wan (Busan, KR), Lee; Seong-Won (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Suk; Jung-Hee (Daejeon, KR), Roh; Tae-Moon (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jong-Dae (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method of driving bit stream processor
Patent Number: 7,956,773

Inventors: Herber; Paul G. (Riviera Beach, FL)
Title: System and method for propelling a watercraft utilizing human power
Patent Number: 9,051,038

Inventors: Herbst; Eric (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Using historical data to estimate wear profiles of consumable wear products
Patent Number: 7,957,944

Inventors: Herdman; Rodrick A. (West Chester, OH)
Title: Key-removable lock core
Patent Number: 7,958,759

Inventors: Herdman; Rodrick A. (West Chester, OH)
Title: Key plug for a key-programmable cylinder lock and key-removable lock core
Patent Number: 9,051,759

Inventors: Hergenhan; Guido (Jena, DE), Gaebel; Kai (Jena, DE), Brauner; Thomas (Jena, DE)
Title: Radiation source for the generation of short-wavelength radiation
Patent Number: 7,233,013

Inventors: Heriban; David (Ecole Valentin, FR), Agnus; Joel (Auxon Dessous, FR), Noizet; Ronan (Besancon, FR)
Title: Device for measuring the positioning of a microactuator
Patent Number: 9,052,218

Inventors: Herrmann; Rafael (Wilmington, DE), Lu; Albert L. (Newark, DE), McCutchen; Billy F. (Clive, IA), Presnail; James K. (Avondale, PA), Waine; Clement W. K. (Newark, DE)
Title: Nucleic acid molecules encoding cyclotide polypeptides and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,232,939

Inventors: Hershko; Yuval Corey (Haifa, IL), Strauss; Nir (Yokneam Moshava, IL)
Title: Remote access and administration of device content, with device power optimization, using HTTP protocol
Patent Number: 9,052,898

Inventors: Herzog; Andreas (Bruchkobel, DE), Schneider-Betz; Sabine (Dreieich, DE), Schlott; Martin (Offenbach, DE), Stahr; Christoph (Kahl am Main, DE)
Title: Sputtering target having amorphous and microcrystalline portions and method of producing same
Patent Number: 9,051,646

Inventors: Hettrick; Douglas A. (Blaine, MN), Euler; David E. (Maple Grove, MN), Brown; Mark L (North Oaks, MN)
Title: Combination of electrogram and intra-cardiac pressure to discriminate between fibrillation and tachycardia
Patent Number: 7,233,822

Inventors: Heuft; Bernhard (Burgbrohl, DE), Kristandt; Gerd (Worms, DE)
Title: Device for dividing a disorderly flow of cylindrical objects, for example drinks bottles, into several pathways
Patent Number: 7,232,026

Inventors: Hickey; James Karl (Greencastle, PA), Cranston; Michael Thomas (Greencastle, PA)
Title: Lay out line
Patent Number: 7,231,722

Inventors: Hickman; Paul L. (Los Altos Hills, CA), Gough; Michael L. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Internet enabled cellular telephones
Patent Number: 7,957,354

Inventors: Hidaka; Hideto (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Thin film magnetic memory device for conducting data write operation by application of a magnetic field
Patent Number: 7,233,519

Inventors: Hidaka; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Wireless communication terminal and handoff judgment method
Patent Number: 7,233,793

Inventors: Higuchi; Hidemitsu (Yokohama, JP), Yasue; Toshikazu (Chigasaki, JP), Watanabe; Ken (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuchiya; Kazuaki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Packet communication method and apparatus and a recording medium storing a packet communication program
Patent Number: 7,957,405

Inventors: Higuchi; Takamitsu (Matsumoto, JP), Ono; Yasuhiro (Suwa, JP)
Title: Acceleration sensor incorporating a piezoelectric device
Patent Number: 7,954,377

Inventors: Hildebrand; Keith R. (Houlton, WI), Ujhelyi; Michael R. (Maple Grove, MN), Zhou; Xiaohong (Plymouth, MN), Sigg; Daniel C. (St. Paul, MN), Page; Linda M. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Delivery of a sympatholytic cardiovascular agent to the central nervous system to counter heart failure and pathologies associated with heart failure
Patent Number: 7,232,435

Inventors: Hilderscheid; Thomas (Altdorf, DE), Winkelmann; Helmut (Eggolsheim, DE)
Title: Method and control device for controlling the temperature of a detector system inside a computed tomography unit
Patent Number: 7,233,641

Inventors: Hilgenfeld; Rolf (Luebeck, DE), Anand; Kanchan (Luebeck, DE), Ziebuhr; John (Veitschoechheim, DE), Mesters; Jeroen R. (Gross-Gronau, DE), Wadhwani; Parvesh (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Crystal structure of human coronavirus 229E main proteinase and uses for developing SARS inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,956,078

Inventors: Hill; Jason (Chicago, IL)
Title: Broad spectrum ErbB ligand binding molecules and methods for preparing and using them
Patent Number: 9,051,388

Inventors: Hill; Thomas Roy (Santa Fe, NM), Ianakiev; Kiril Dimitrov (Los Alamos, NM)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring enrichment of UF6
Patent Number: 7,957,504

Inventors: Hillis; W. Daniel (Encino, CA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Volumetric imaging using "virtual" lenslets
Patent Number: 7,232,221

Inventors: Hino; Haruyoshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Murota; Keiko (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Shirazawa; Hideki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Terada; Junji (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Ono; Tomohiro (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Relative position detection and control device for motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,231,904

Inventors: Hirashige; Takayuki (Hitachi, JP), Sasaki; Hiroshi (Mito, JP), Morishima; Makoto (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Catalyst for fuel cell, membrane-electrode assembly, method of manufacturing the assembly, and fuel cell using the assembly
Patent Number: 7,955,757

Inventors: Hiroi; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Shishido; Chie (Yokohama, JP), Sugimoto; Aritoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Maki (Yokohama, JP), Miyai; Hiroshi (Hitachi, JP), Kuni; Asahiro (Tokyo, JP), Nara; Yasuhiko (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Pattern inspection method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,579

Inventors: Hirota; Tadanobu (Nasu-Shiobara, JP), Higaki; Yoshio (Tatebayashi, JP)
Title: Medical needle
Patent Number: 7,955,310

Inventors: Hiroyama; Yuichi (Tsukuba, JP), Hata; Masahiko (Tsuchiura, JP), Tsuchida; Yoshihiko (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Monolithic light emitting device and driving method therefor
Patent Number: 7,956,366

Inventors: Ho; Hsu-Feng (Taipei, TW), Wang; Shun-Yung (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Phase comparing method and apparatus in which a sampled periodic signal has a predetermined resolution
Patent Number: 7,233,869

Inventors: Ho; Stanley (Warren, NJ)
Title: Bedding assembly
Patent Number: 7,231,679

Inventors: Hobbs; Eric D. (Livermore, CA), McFarland; Andrew W. (Dublin, CA)
Title: Stiffener assembly for use with testing devices
Patent Number: 7,956,635

Inventors: Hodgin; Ryan E. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Time tracking system and method of user
Patent Number: 9,053,459

Inventors: Hoffjann; Claus (Hamburg, DE), Schuldzig; Hansgeorg (Jork, DE), Pfafferott; Torge (Hamburg, DE), Frahm; Lars (Hamburg, DE), Nickel; Lars (Suderbrarup, DE)
Title: Supply system for the energy supply in an aircraft, aircraft and method for supplying an aircraft with energy
Patent Number: 7,954,753

Inventors: Hoffman; Ervin (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Electrical brackets for fluorescent bulb
Patent Number: 9,054,475

Inventors: Hol; Sven Antoin Johan (Yokohama, JP), De Klerk; Angelo Cesar Peter (Etten-Leur, NL), Loopstra; Erik Roelof (Heeze, NL), Jacobs; Fransicus Mathijs (Asten, NL), Scholten; Mark (Buchten, NL)
Title: Apparatus for cooling
Patent Number: 7,956,982

Inventors: Holland; Scott D. (North East, MD), Witt; Joseph F. (Quarryville, PA)
Title: Stair lighting system, and method for its implementation
Patent Number: 7,954,973

Inventors: Hollis; Mark Alan (Park Orchards, AU), Noguera-Rodriguez; Juan (Bromma, SE), Graf; Leslie Gary (Balwyn, AU), Rytina; Ian (Carlton, AU), Groves; Christian Norman (Newport, AU), Terrill; Stephen (Flemingatan, SE)
Title: Transport of encoded information across a core network
Patent Number: 7,233,595

Inventors: Hollums; Scott (Duluth, GA)
Title: Method for interleaving data in a communication device
Patent Number: 7,958,431

Inventors: Holmberg; Per (Dalby, SE)
Title: Method of making a shielding device
Patent Number: 7,955,464

Inventors: Holt; Jason (Acworth, GA), Murphy; Christopher B. (Woodridge, IL), Fabri; Jon O. (Charleston, SC)
Title: Composition and methods for improving the production of fermentation operations
Patent Number: 7,955,826

Inventors: Holtcamp; Matthew William (Huffman, TX)
Title: Catalyst system for olefin polymerization and polymers produced therefrom
Patent Number: 7,956,138

Inventors: Holvoet; Sebastien (Savigny, CH), Mercenier; Annick (Bussigny, CH), Zuercher; Adrian (Bern, CH), Singh; Anurag (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Nutritional composition comprising lactococcus strains and reducing allergy symptoms, especially in infants and children
Patent Number: 9,049,881

Inventors: HomChaudhuri; Sandip (San Jose, CA), Young; Jason A. (Sacramento, CA), Jayaraman; Arun (San Diego, CA)
Title: Dynamic selection of early-RX duration during network sleep operation
Patent Number: 9,055,530

Inventors: Honda; Atsushi (Setagaya, JP)
Title: System and method for collecting data using a wireless communication channel
Patent Number: 9,053,628

Inventors: Hong; Cheong M. (Austin, TX), Kang; Sung-Taeg (Austin, TX), Winstead; Brian A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Memory having P-type split gate memory cells and method of operation
Patent Number: 7,957,190

Inventors: Hong; Sang Wook (Seoul, KR), Kim; Ji Hee (Seoul, KR), Lee; Sang Su (Seoul, KR), Park; Sun Young (Seoul, KR), Koo; Bon Kwon (Seoul, KR), Chang; Jae Won (Seoul, KR), Kang; Ki Young (Seoul, KR), Park; Chang Kwon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Washing machine
Patent Number: 9,051,675

Inventors: Hong; Soon-Kwang (Dae-gu, KR)
Title: Transflective LCD with reflective electrode offset from transmissile electrode
Patent Number: 7,233,376

Inventors: Hoornaert; Frank (Bertem, BE), Marien; Dirk (Ranst, BE)
Title: Compact security device with transaction risk level approval capability
Patent Number: 9,054,873

Inventors: Horii; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Portable electronic device
Patent Number: 7,957,123

Inventors: Horikoshi; Tsutomu (Kamakura, JP), Tsuboi; Masashi (Yokosuka, JP), Kimura; Shinji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus for evaluating optical properties of three-dimensional display, and method for evaluating optical properties of three-dimensional display
Patent Number: 9,053,656

Inventors: Horn; David (Saratoga, CA), Cumpston; Brian (Pleasanton, CA), Titzler; David (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Compression volume compensation
Patent Number: 9,054,291

Inventors: Horvath; Domonkos (Jestetten, DE)
Title: Device comprising a swelling agent and sheathing for artificial callus distraction
Patent Number: 9,050,190

Inventors: Horvitz; Eric (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Methods for routing items for communications based on a measure of criticality
Patent Number: 7,233,954

Inventors: Hosford; Andrew T. (Stanford, CA), Satish; Siddarth (Cupertino, CA), Ames; Logan (Stanford, CA)
Title: System and method for removing an implanted object in a passageway in a patient
Patent Number: 9,050,204

Inventors: Hoshida; Takeshi (Richardson, TX), Terahara; Takafumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical communication system, method for supplying pump light, and distributed Raman amplifying apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,742

Inventors: Hoshishima; Kazuteru (Tamano, JP)
Title: Fluorescence measuring apparatus and fluorescence measuring method
Patent Number: 9,052,288

Inventors: Hosler, Sr.; Robert C. (Elizabethtown, PA)
Title: Coaxial angled adapter
Patent Number: 9,054,471

Inventors: Hotokebuchi; Takao (Saga, JP), Takano; Yasuju (Osaka, JP)
Title: Artificial knee joint
Patent Number: 7,955,394

Inventors: Houchen; Courtney (Edmond, OK), Anant; Shrikant (Edmond, OK), Sureban; Sripathi M. (Oklahoma City, OK)
Title: Compositions comprising inhibitors of RNA binding proteins and methods of producing and using same
Patent Number: 7,956,044

Inventors: Howe; Eugene (Highburton, Kirkburton, Huddersfield HD8 OTB, GB)
Title: Interconnecting cable
Patent Number: 7,232,956

Inventors: Howell; Byron H. (East St. Louis, IL)
Title: Lowerable smoke detector
Patent Number: 7,233,254

Inventors: Howell; David Gregory (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Socket connector with vented pick up cap thereon
Patent Number: 7,955,086

Inventors: Howsam; Christopher (Devon, GB)
Title: Adult toy with self-lubricating system
Patent Number: 9,050,240

Inventors: Hoyle; James Brooks (Telford, GB)
Title: Vehicle seat
Patent Number: 9,050,915

Inventors: Hu; Guoqiang (Shanghai, CN), Li; Qi Cheng (Beijing, CN), Mei; Li Jun (Beijing, CN), Meng; Fan Jing (Beijing, CN), Tan; HuaFang (Beijing, CN), Wang; Jian (Beijing, CN), Wang; Yi Min (Shanghai, CN), Zhu; Zi Yu (Beijing, CN)
Title: Scheduling discrete event simulation
Patent Number: 9,053,263

Inventors: Hu; Hao (Belmont, CA)
Title: Poster printing using perforated paper
Patent Number: 7,955,243

Inventors: Hu; Teck (Budd Lake, NJ)
Title: Method of stall identification and recovery
Patent Number: 7,957,389

Inventors: Hu; Wei-Cheng (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Document binder
Patent Number: 9,050,849

Inventors: Huai; Yiming (Pleasanton, CA), Nguyen; Paul P. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Spin transfer magnetic elements with spin depolarization layers
Patent Number: 7,233,039

Inventors: Huang; Lawrence (Austin, TX)
Title: Test set for testing a device and methods for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,233,875

Inventors: Huang; Leo (Taichung, TW), Yu; Sam (Taichung, TW), Tsai; Blackey (Taichung, TW)
Title: Nail tray hoist structure for a coil nailer
Patent Number: 7,232,051

Inventors: Huang; Nan-Chuan (Taipei, TW), Yang; Fu-Kuo (Taipei, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode load driving apparatus
Patent Number: 9,055,637

Inventors: Huang; Ru (Beijing, CN), Huang; Qianqian (Beijing, CN), Qiu; Yingxin (Beijing, CN), Zhan; Zhan (Beijing, CN), Wang; Yangyuan (Beijing, CN)
Title: Strip-shaped gate tunneling field effect transistor with double-diffusion and a preparation method thereof
Patent Number: 9,054,075

Inventors: Huang; Yanshan (Hangzhou, CN), Zhou; Linfu (Hangzhou, CN), Chen; Zhi (Hangzhou, CN)
Title: Nonnatural collagen-like protein and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,051,358

Inventors: Huaulme; Francois (New York, NY), McFaddin; Herbert Scott (Yorktown Heights, NY), Narayanaswami; Chandrasekhar (Wilton, CT), Rosu; Marcel-Catalin (Ossining, NY), Soroker; Danny (Larchmont, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for specifying product characteristics by combining characteristics of products
Patent Number: 7,958,016

Inventors: Hubbard; Michael (Houston, TX)
Title: Coupling for a clamp
Patent Number: 7,958,613

Inventors: Huff; Larry J. (Tacoma, WA)
Title: Tool for removing a smoke detector cover
Patent Number: 9,055,664

Inventors: Humphreys; Andrew D. (Emsworth, GB), Mcnamara; John J. P. (Winchester, GB), Taylor; John D. (Southampton, GB)
Title: Automated business process modeling
Patent Number: 9,053,450

Inventors: Hung; David T. (Redwood City, CA), Protter; Andrew Asher (Palo Alto, CA), Chakravarty; Sarvajit (Mountain View, CA), Jain; Rajendra Parasmal (Pune, IN)
Title: Bridged heterocyclic compounds and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,051,314

Inventors: Hunt; Jack (Covert, MI)
Title: System and method for plasma generation
Patent Number: 9,055,660

Inventors: Hunt; Mark A. (Derby, GB), Owen; Keith J. (Birmingham, GB), Hughes; Michael D. (Wolverhampton, GB)
Title: Stage lighting lamp unit and stage lighting system including such unit
Patent Number: 7,954,966

Inventors: Hur; Hor-Gil (Gwangju, KR), Kim; Jung Ok (Gwangju, KR), Myung; Nosang (Riverside, CA)
Title: Method for manufacturing a gold core/insulator shell nanostructure using a novel peptide
Patent Number: 9,051,352

Inventors: Hurst; Malcolm Paul (Queensland, AU)
Title: Skate apparatus
Patent Number: 7,232,131

Inventors: Hutchinson; Darren (San Jose, CA), Schelstraete; Sigurd (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for data transmission in home networks
Patent Number: 9,054,931

Inventors: Huth; Karin Christine (Munich, DE), Brand; Korbinian (Hannover, DE)
Title: Pharmaceutical preparations for treating inflammatory diseases
Patent Number: 7,955,623

Inventors: Hwang; Chin Yu (Changhua, TW)
Title: Flashlight holder assembly
Patent Number: 9,052,103

Inventors: Hwang; Jing-Jang (Tao-Yuan, TW)
Title: User authentication based on asymmetric cryptography utilizing RSA with personalized secret
Patent Number: 7,958,362

Inventors: Hwang; Seong-mo (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Young-hun (Seoul, KR), Nam; Seung-ho (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Young-chan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Optical device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,233,718

Inventors: Iaquinangelo; Armando (Cornaredo, IT)
Title: Device for the management of electrical sockets
Patent Number: 7,233,866

Inventors: Ichinose; Hayato (Minamikoma-gun, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,037

Inventors: Ieiri; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Power supply control device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,054,545

Inventors: Ikeda; Kenji (Mie, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of shielded wire harness and shielded cable and end structure thereof
Patent Number: 7,232,954

Inventors: Ikeda; Takashi (Hamamatsu, JP), Hiratsuka; Satoshi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Apparatus for reproduction song data with limitation dependent on preview or purchase
Patent Number: 7,958,054

Inventors: Ikeda; Yoshihiko (Shizuoka, JP), Mochizuki; Hiroki (Shizuoka, JP), Takeuchi; Masanori (Shizuoka, JP), Nozawa; Makoto (Shizuoka, JP), Wang; Yun (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Display shelf and display shelf system for projecting projector images displaying information about articles
Patent Number: 7,954,959

Inventors: Ikeya; Tadahiko (Hamamatsu, JP), Ikegami; Toshiya (Hamamatsu, JP), Fuse; Takeshi (Higashikurume, JP), Noguchi; Misa (Hamamatsu, JP), Sugiyama; Kayoko (Hamamatsu, JP), Yokota; Yuka (Kawasaki, JP), Mizuma; Suemi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Music performance training apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,956,275

Inventors: Ileogben; Pius (Lawrenceville, GA)
Title: Apparatus and method for elevating and supporting an air flow measuring device
Patent Number: 9,052,059

Inventors: Imai; Keitaro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Liquid drop jetting apparatus using charged beam and method for manufacturing a pattern using the apparatus
Patent Number: 7,232,773

Inventors: Imamura; Ayami (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Zoom optical system, and electronics incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,233,448

Inventors: Imel; Dustin (Rocky Comfort, MO), Downs; Curtis (Denver, NC)
Title: Molly-type dock section connector
Patent Number: 9,051,953

Inventors: Inde; Akihiro (Ibaraki, JP), Saito; Hideki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Ink supply amount adjustment method and apparatus for printing press
Patent Number: 7,232,201

Inventors: Ingersoll; Eric D. (Cambridge, MA), Aborn; Justin A. (Hingham, MA), Blieske; Matthew (Francistown, NH), Ridley; Iain (Arlington, MA)
Title: Methods and devices for optimizing heat transfer within a compression and/or expansion device
Patent Number: 9,051,834

Inventors: Ingrisch; Kurt (Reutlingen, DE), Niemann; Markus (Beckingen, DE), Hamm; Gerald (Herrenberg, DE)
Title: Gas measuring device and method with compensation of disturbances
Patent Number: 7,231,807

Inventors: Ino; Tsunehiro (Fujisawa, JP), Fujii; Shosuke (Yokohama, JP), Fujiki; Jun (Yokohama, JP), Takashima; Akira (Fuchu, JP), Shingu; Masao (Kawasaki, JP), Matsushita; Daisuke (Hiratsuka, JP), Yasuda; Naoki (Yokohama, JP), Muraoka; Koichi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Semiconductor storage element and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,956,405

Inventors: Inokuchi; Tomoaki (Kawasaki, JP), Ishikawa; Mizue (Yokohama, JP), Sugiyama; Hideyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Saito; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Spin transistor and magnetic memory
Patent Number: 7,956,395

Inventors: Inomoto; Yu (Saitama, JP)
Title: 3D image pickup optical apparatus and 3D image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 9,055,282

Inventors: Inoue; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Efficient inventory management for providing distinct service qualities for multiple demand groups
Patent Number: 7,958,020

Inventors: Inoue; Yukihiro (Yokohama, JP), Yoshii; Minoru (Tokyo, JP), Fujii; Eiichi (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Optical coherence tomography apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,052,179

Inventors: Insley; Thomas I. (Lake Elmo, MN), Brey; Larry A. (Woodbury, MN), Buccellato; Gina M. (Eagan, MN), Fansler; Duane D. (Dresser, WI), Jones; Marvin E. (Grant, MN), Veeraraghavan; Badri (Woodbury, MN), Wood; Thomas E. (Stillwater, MN)
Title: Low pressure drop, highly active catalyst systems using catalytically active gold
Patent Number: 7,955,570

Inventors: Irwin, IV; David Leonard (Kettering, OH), Taylor, III; Fitz-William Byrd (Kettering, OH), Irwin; William Spencer (Kettering, OH)
Title: Autonomous sump pump system
Patent Number: 9,052,226

Inventors: Isakov; Sergey Nikolaevich (195252 St. Petersburg, RU), Yurkin; Sergey Vasilyevich (195252 St. Petersburg, RU)
Title: Method of bringing to readiness an inflatable airbag of safety device, safety device for a vehicle, valve device
Patent Number: 7,232,152

Inventors: Ishibashi; Yoshimi (Amagasaki, JP), Mori; Yukie (Amagasaki, JP)
Title: Heat-sensitive recording material
Patent Number: 7,956,007

Inventors: Ishida; Jun (Osaka, JP), Hamano; Kenji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Terminal plate circuit using a pressing member
Patent Number: 7,955,118

Inventors: Ishiguro; Ryuji (Tokyo, JP), Osawa; Yoshitomo (Kanagawa, JP), Osakabe; Yoshio (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Shima; Hisato (Saratoga, CA), Asano; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Enciphering apparatus and method, deciphering apparatus and method as well as information processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,233,665

Inventors: Ishihara; Hidenori (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Opening/closing device
Patent Number: 7,958,672

Inventors: Ishii; Hideyuki (Portland, OR), Bender; Aaron (Portland, OR), Ichikawa; Yasushi (Tualatin, OR), Tutmark; Bradley C. (Aloha, OR), Yontz; Nicholas (Portland, OR), Cheng; Hsin (Yun-lin Hsien, TW)
Title: Method of recycling a golf ball
Patent Number: 9,050,739

Inventors: Ishii; Jun (Osaka, JP), Kanagawa; Hitoki (Osaka, JP), Naito; Toshiki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Suspension board with circuit and producing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,957,614

Inventors: Ishii; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Hamaguchi; Akira (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Image quality adjusting method, non-transitory computer-readable recording medium, and electron microscope
Patent Number: 9,053,904

Inventors: Ishisaki; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Building covered with resin films
Patent Number: 7,958,678

Inventors: Ishitani; Tetsuji (Kanagawa, JP), Nishi; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Egi; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,956,957

Inventors: Ishizuka; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, information processing apparatus, and control method
Patent Number: 9,051,148

Inventors: Ishizuka; Shinya (Tokyo, JP), Ozai; Kazuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electrical connector using a substrate as a contacting member
Patent Number: 7,232,345

Inventors: Islam; Syed (Chandler, AZ), Mitchell; James (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Observing an internal link via a second link
Patent Number: 7,958,283

Inventors: Isobe; Takatoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information providing system, information processing apparatus and method, and information providing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,958,248

Inventors: Isozaki; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid droplet ejecting head and liquid droplet ejecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,930

Inventors: Itay; Hemy (Moshav Bet Hillel, IL), Bashan; Oded (Rosh Pina, IL), Haroosh; Yaacov (Migdal HaEmek, IL)
Title: Decoupled contactless bi-directional systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,053,375

Inventors: Ito; Ryosuke (Anjo, JP), Haneda; Koji (Anjo, JP)
Title: Bush cutter
Patent Number: 9,049,816

Inventors: Itoh; Kohzoh (Hyogo-ken, JP)
Title: Charge pump circuit and power supply circuit
Patent Number: 7,233,508

Inventors: Itrich; Martin (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Breuer-Thal; Barbara (Hattersheim, DE)
Title: Clip assembly part for use with an adapter to the proximal end of a peg tube
Patent Number: 7,232,426

Inventors: Ives; James (Dublin, IE), Taaffe; David (Dublin, IE), Dunne; Paul (Dublin, IE)
Title: Method of installing a hydroelectric turbine generator
Patent Number: 9,054,512

Inventors: Iwami; Masashi (Anpachi-gun, JP), Doi; Yoshiharu (Gifu, JP), Itou; Tadayoshi (Kaizu-gun, JP), Iinuma; Toshinori (Anpachi-gun, JP)
Title: Radio device with transmission directivity, and control method and control program for the radio device
Patent Number: 7,233,811

Inventors: Iwamura; Ryuichi (Lakeside, CA)
Title: Near field registration of home system audio-video device
Patent Number: 7,957,528

Inventors: Iwasaki; Tatsuya (Machida, JP)
Title: Field effect transistor using amorphous oxide film as channel layer, manufacturing method of field effect transistor using amorphous oxide film as channel layer, and manufacturing method of amorphous oxide film
Patent Number: 7,956,361

Inventors: Iwasaki; Tatsuya (Machida, JP), Den; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light emitting device having light emission and microstructure layers between electrode layers
Patent Number: 7,956,346

Inventors: Iwase; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Tunable laser and photoacoustic device including the same
Patent Number: 9,054,490

Inventors: Iwata; Masaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Assembly and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,125

Inventors: Iwayama; Yukio (Hiroshima, JP), Okada; Shusuke (Hiroshima, JP), Sakakida; Masafumi (Hiroshima, JP), Motoki; Masaki (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Interior structure of vehicle
Patent Number: 7,954,846

Inventors: Izumi; Shiho (Hitachinaka, JP), Kaneko; Satoru (Naka, JP), Miyazaki; Hideki (Hitachi, JP), Takaku; Yutaka (Mito, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for rotational electric machine and driving apparatus for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,956,560

Inventors: Jackson; Warren B. (San Francisco, CA), Biegelsen; David Kalman (Portola Valley, CA), Fromherz; Markus Peter Johannes (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Analog actuation allocation structure with many actuators
Patent Number: 7,233,263

Inventors: Jacobson; Craig P. (Lafayette, CA), Visco; Steven J. (Berkeley, CA), De Jonghe; Lutgard C. (Lafayette, CA)
Title: Planar electrochemical device assembly
Patent Number: 7,232,626

Inventors: Jacobson; John I. (Oak Hill, VA)
Title: Perforated stand for chemical tank
Patent Number: 9,051,118

Inventors: Jahan; Daniel (Bohars, FR), Cornu; Cedric (Brest, FR)
Title: Multi-channel reception system
Patent Number: 9,052,379

Inventors: Jain; Sandeep K. (Portland, OR), David; Howard (Portland, OR), Mukherjee; Udayan (Portland, OR)
Title: Coarsely controlling memory power states
Patent Number: 7,958,380

Inventors: James; Ralph (Andover, MN)
Title: System and method for using a learning sequence to establish communications on a high-speed nonsynchronous interface in the absence of clock forwarding
Patent Number: 7,234,070

Inventors: Jamison; Paul (Hopewell Junction, NY), Li; Juntao (Guilderland, NY), Paruchuri; Vamsi (Clifton Park, NY), Vo; Tuan A. (Albany, NY), Tsunoda; Takaaki (Albany, NY), Shinde; Sanjay (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Cyclical physical vapor deposition of dielectric layers
Patent Number: 9,053,926

Inventors: Jang; Shian-Ching (Kaohsiung County, TW), Huang; Chih-Ching (Kaohsiung County, TW), Fu; Chih-Chiang (Kaohsiung County, TW), Ciou; Jia-Yu (Kaohsiung County, TW), Chang; Liang-Jan (Kaohsiung County, TW)
Title: Glassy metal composite material
Patent Number: 7,955,447

Inventors: Janversan; Hamid (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Dent removal tool
Patent Number: 7,958,767

Inventors: Jardine; Leslie A. (Salem, MA), Cornman; Charles R. (Maynard, MA), Gupta; Vijay (Woburn, MA), Chun; Byong-Wa (Newton Upper Falls, MA)
Title: Cement composition having chromium reducer
Patent Number: 7,232,483

Inventors: Jarvi; Mikko (Soderkulla, FI), Clark; Andrew (Soderkulla, FI)
Title: Roll container
Patent Number: 9,050,986

Inventors: Jeong; Bong-Hwa (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,213

Inventors: Jerding; Dean F. (Roswell, GA), Rodriguez; Arturo A. (Norcross, GA), Schlarb; John M. (Duluth, GA), Domina; Frank (Atlanta, GA)
Title: System and method for maintaining applications with their current versions
Patent Number: 7,234,035

Inventors: Jevtic; Radmila (Pasadena, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX), Lee; David (Seabrook, TX), Weiner; Heiko (Pasadena, TX), Zhou; Zhenhua (Houston, TX)
Title: Process for producing ethanol using a molar excess of hydrogen
Patent Number: 9,051,235

Inventors: Jeyasurya; Jeswin (Vancouver, CA), Borisoff; Jaimie (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Stand-assist manual wheelchair footrest retraction device
Patent Number: 9,050,232

Inventors: Jiang; Peijun (League City, TX), Brant; Patrick (Seabrook, TX), Henning; David Aaron (Bartlesville, OK), Johnsrud; David Raymond (Humble, TX), Sims; Charles Lewis (Hemet, CA)
Title: Propylene copolymers for adhesive applications
Patent Number: 9,051,404

Inventors: Jiang; Weibin (Aurora, CO), McComish; Bruce E. (Mitchell, SD), Borum; Bryan C. (Commerce City, CO), Carryer; Benjamin H. (Denver, CO), Ibsen; Mark D. (Highlands Ranch, CO), Robertson; Mark (Denver, CO), Elrod; Eric (Arvada, CO), Weeks; Sim (Duluth, GA), Wright; Harold A. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Gasification system and method
Patent Number: 9,050,574

Inventors: Jiang; Xiaofei (Liberty, SC)
Title: Method for producing a high capacitance cathode by annealing a metallic foil in a nitrogen environment
Patent Number: 7,955,939

Inventors: Jiang; Xicheng (Irvine, CA), Venes; Ardie (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Circuit output stage protection system
Patent Number: 7,233,471

Inventors: Jiang; Xinrong (Palo Alto, CA), Han; Liqun (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for high-resolution electron beam imaging
Patent Number: 9,053,900

Inventors: Jibbe; Mahmoud K. (Wichita, KS), Rossario; Britto (Bangalore, IN), S; Pavan P (Bangalore, IN)
Title: System for automatically configuring a storage array
Patent Number: 7,958,397

Inventors: Jilg; Helmut (Altlengbach, AT), Muhr; Siegfried (Stossing, AT)
Title: Panel for floor coverings and wall and ceiling linings, and a method for producing the panel
Patent Number: 7,954,298

Inventors: Jin; Yang Seog (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Seong Ki (Yongin-si, KR), Jin; Chang Woo (Gunpo-si, KR), Lee; Chan Ki (Gwangmyeong-si, KR), Cho; Se Hyun (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Directly paintable polypropylene-based composite composition
Patent Number: 7,956,117

Inventors: Jirele; Scott E. (Owatonna, MN)
Title: Modular stage prop
Patent Number: 7,231,740

Inventors: Jody; Bassam J. (Tinley Park, IL), Spangenberger; Jeffrey S. (Plainfield, IL), Pomykala, Jr.; Joseph A. (Shorewood, IL), Daniels; Edwards J. (Orland Park, IL), Lockwood; Scott T. (Joilet, IL)
Title: Process and apparatus for separating solid mixtures
Patent Number: 7,954,642

Inventors: Johnson; Brian D. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Precise phase shifting using a DLL controlled, multi-stage delay chain
Patent Number: 7,234,069

Inventors: Johnson; David (San Jose, CA)
Title: Guitar neck adjustment
Patent Number: 9,053,684

Inventors: Johnson; David B. (Rochester, MN), Wurth; Dennis J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Implementing adjustable size ferrite core for EMI cable noise suppression
Patent Number: 9,053,850

Inventors: Johnson; Joseph W (Bronx, NY)
Title: Sonic projector system
Patent Number: 9,055,360

Inventors: Johnson; Michael H. (Katy, TX), Richard; Bennett M. (Kingwood, TX)
Title: Use of low impact expansion to reduce flow friction
Patent Number: 7,954,553

Inventors: Johnston; David (Gainesville, FL), Kaufman; David (Gainesville, FL), Johnston, IV; Samuel William (Tampa, FL)
Title: Video camera motion stabilizing device
Patent Number: 9,052,573

Inventors: Jonas; Alicia (New York, NY)
Title: Musical rhythmic teaching block system
Patent Number: 7,956,271

Inventors: Jones; Graham Roger (Faringdon, GB), Holliman; Nicolas Steven (Wallingford, GB)
Title: Display controller, three dimensional display, and method of reducing crosstalk
Patent Number: 7,233,347

Inventors: Jones; Marcus B. (Rockville, MD), Blaser; Martin J. (New York, NY), Wood; Thomas (Tolland, CT), Ren; Dacheng (Ithaca, NY)
Title: B. anthracis prevention and treatment: mutant B. anthracis lacking luxs activity and furanone inhibition of growth, AI-2 quorum sensing, and toxin production
Patent Number: 7,955,596

Inventors: Jonli; Odd Magne (Ski, NO), Asper; Kare (Fjellhamar, NO)
Title: Cable end joint assembly
Patent Number: 7,955,108

Inventors: Jonsson; Anders (Taby, SE), Henriksson; Christer (Norsborg, SE)
Title: RLC Data transmission control based on UE memory capacity
Patent Number: 9,055,464

Inventors: Joshi; Shree (Maharashtra, IN), Galankar; Tushar (Pune, IN)
Title: Systems and methods for efficient data storage for content management systems
Patent Number: 9,053,109

Inventors: Jost; David E. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Decorative reflective spinning device
Patent Number: 7,954,264

Inventors: Joung; Jinsoup (Seongnam-si, KR), Ha; Kyeong Min (Seongnam-si, KR), Ji; Seung Hwan (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Jun Wan (Seoul, KR), Lee; Cheol Jin (Incheon, KR)
Title: WiMAX system analyzer having RAS emulation function and method of acquiring UL synchronization and testing PSS using the same
Patent Number: 7,957,260

Inventors: Juan Jes s; Perez Gonzales (Barcelona, ES), Llebaria Soldevilla; Amadeu (Esplugues de Llobregat, ES), Lagunas Arnal; Carmen (Esplugues de Llobregat, ES), Fernandez Garcia; Andres (Esplugues de Llobregat, ES)
Title: Use of amygdalin analogues for the treatment of psoriasis
Patent Number: 7,956,039

Inventors: Judd; Robert M. (Durham, NC), Rehwald; Wolfgang G. (Durham, NC), Kim; Raymond J. (Durham, NC)
Title: Interventional magnetic resonance imaging based on global coherent free precession
Patent Number: 7,957,788

Inventors: Jun; Sung Gon (Seoul, KR), Choe; Hae Min (Seoul, KR), Shin; Yun Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Electrochromic device
Patent Number: 9,052,561

Inventors: June; Carl H. (Merion Station, PA), Thompson; Craig B. (Merion, PA), Nabel; Gary J. (Washington, DC), Gray; Gary S. (Brookline, MA), Rennert; Paul D. (Holliston, MA)
Title: Methods for treating HIV infected subjects
Patent Number: 7,232,566

Inventors: Jung; He Won (Ansan-si, KR), Seo; Jong Sik (Ansan-si, KR), Kim; Min Gi (Ansan-si, KR), Chun; Se Jun (Ansan-si, KR)
Title: Haptic module using piezoelectric element
Patent Number: 9,054,605

Inventors: Jung; He Won (Ansan-si, KR), Seo; Jong Sik (Ansan-si, KR), Kim; Yo Sub (Ansan-si, KR)
Title: Portable terminal having haptic module with a hinge part supporting a touch pad
Patent Number: 9,053,618

Inventors: Jung; Mi Hee (Daejeon, KR), Kang; Mangu (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing a graphene-containing electrolyte
Patent Number: 9,053,868

Inventors: Jung; Sung Ho (Yeonsu-gu, KR)
Title: Autofocus camera system and control method thereof
Patent Number: 9,055,199

Inventors: Jurgens; Andrea (Kirchheim, DE), Imgram; Judith (Hanau, DE), Lauterbach; Katrin (Landsberg, DE), Hildenbrand; Kathrin (Untermeitingen, DE), Sterzel; Roland (Frankfurt, DE), Greiner; Michael (Landsberg, DE), Klasmeier; Jurgen (Landsberg, DE)
Title: Method for controlling a delta-T cooking process
Patent Number: 7,232,978

Inventors: Juso; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP), Takamoto; Tatsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Solar cell and method of manufacturing solar cell
Patent Number: 9,054,254

Inventors: Kaga; Hiroyasu (Mito, JP)
Title: Focused ion beam apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,336

Inventors: Kah, Jr.; Carl L (North Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Speed limiting for rotary driven sprinkler
Patent Number: 7,232,078

Inventors: Kah, Jr.; Carl L (North Palm Beach, FL), Kah, III; Carl L (North Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Spray nozzle with adjustable ARC spray elevation angle and flow
Patent Number: 7,232,081

Inventors: Kaiduka; Tomonori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Network management apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,957,300

Inventors: Kaizawa; Yasuhito (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuto (Kanagawa, JP), Miyajima; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: IP telephone system, IP telephone apparatus and calling method
Patent Number: 7,957,366

Inventors: Kaizuka; Masao (San Jose, CA)
Title: Spread spectrum clock generator
Patent Number: 7,233,210

Inventors: Kaji; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP), Kirihara; Toru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Viewfinder and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,922

Inventors: Kajita; Hiroaki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Pneumatic radial tire
Patent Number: 7,231,950

Inventors: Kakuta; Tatsuya (Yokkaichi, JP), Hosokawa; Takehiro (Yokkaichi, JP), Sohma; Kazuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Hattori; Tomoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method for producing wiring harness, and wiring harness
Patent Number: 9,054,434

Inventors: Kalafala; Kerim (Rhinebeck, NY), Rao; Vasant (Fishkill, NY), Visweswariah; Chandramouli (Croton-on-Hudson, NY)
Title: Affinity-based clustering of vectors for partitioning the columns of a matrix
Patent Number: 7,958,484

Inventors: Kalos; Matthew Joseph (Tucson, AZ), Yudenfriend; Harry Morris (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Verifying a record as part of an operation to modify the record
Patent Number: 7,958,406

Inventors: Kamasuka; Atsushi (Matsudo, JP), Shoji; Fumio (Komae, JP)
Title: Code information printing apparatus, printing method, restoration apparatus, and restoration method
Patent Number: 7,957,038

Inventors: Kamata; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Naito; Katsuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Hieda; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of patterning magnetic products using chemical reaction
Patent Number: 7,232,621

Inventors: Kamau; Maria N (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Decorative pole and base stand stabilizing container
Patent Number: 7,958,670

Inventors: Kambayashi; Toru (Kanagawa, JP), Kasahara; Akihiro (Chiba, JP), Matsukawa; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP), Sakamoto; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Taku (Kanagawa, JP), Sukegawa; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Hirose; Yoshihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Shimbo; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Fujisaki; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Memory chip for converting data received from controller controlling reading and writing of data
Patent Number: 9,053,062

Inventors: Kameyama; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Akazawa; Syuichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus utilizing image pickup devices used for an interlaced scanning
Patent Number: 7,233,355

Inventors: Kamimura; Tomohiko (Osaka, JP), Yuasa; Hideo (Shandong, CN), Ren; Jinlong (Shandong, CN), Motonaga; Hidenori (Shandong, CN), Fujita; Katsunari (Shandong, CN)
Title: Electroacoustic transducing device
Patent Number: 9,055,359

Inventors: Kamimura; Tomohiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,956,435

Inventors: Kamiyama; Takuya (Fuji, JP)
Title: Curtain air bag device and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 7,954,844

Inventors: Kamoshida; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Umezawa; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device with MOS transistors each having floating gate and control gate
Patent Number: 7,233,513

Inventors: Kanazawa; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Miyachi; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Permeation-inhibiting members and multi-layer containers made by using the same
Patent Number: 7,955,672

Inventors: Kanbe; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device, method of producing the same, and camera
Patent Number: 7,233,049

Inventors: Kanda; Amit (San Jose, CA), Gnanasekaran; Sathish Kumar (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining bandwidth-consuming frame flows in a network
Patent Number: 9,054,972

Inventors: Kane; Terence Lawrence (Wappinger Falls, NY), Oldrey; Richard Walter (Clintondale, NY), Tenney; Michael P. (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Inert gas delivery system for electrical inspection apparatus
Patent Number: 9,052,338

Inventors: Kaneko; Toshimitsu (Yokohama, JP), Hori; Osamu (Yokohama, JP), Mita; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Koji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of describing object region data, apparatus for generating object region data, video processing apparatus and video processing method
Patent Number: 7,233,701

Inventors: Kanevsky; Dimitri (Ossining, NY), Sabath; Mariusz (Scarsdale, NY), Sedivy; Jan (Praha, CZ), Zlatsin; Alexander (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Efficient communication with passive devices
Patent Number: 7,233,809

Inventors: Kang; Ho-woong (Yongin, KR)
Title: Display apparatus and control method of picture thereof
Patent Number: 7,233,367

Inventors: Kang; Yong Cheol (Jeonju-si, KR), Seok; Jul Ki (Daegu, KR), Gandomkar; Ali (Gyeongsan-si, KR)
Title: High efficiency DC/DC converter with high conversion ratio
Patent Number: 9,054,576

Inventors: Kaniyur; Narayanan G. (Newark, CA), Dammann; Ronald L. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Mechanism to support multiple port configurations
Patent Number: 7,233,996

Inventors: Kannan; Sreeram (Champaign, IL), Sadek; Ahmed K. (San Diego, CA), Shellhammer; Stephen J. (Ramona, CA), Tavildar; Saurabh (Jersey City, NJ), Khude; Nilesh (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for identifying and/or selecting channels
Patent Number: 9,055,588

Inventors: Kannan; Sreeram (San Diego, CA), Zheng; Thomas (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for inferring logical dependencies between random processes
Patent Number: 9,053,430

Inventors: Kanno; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing 4-benzyl-1-methyl-6-oxabicyclo[3,2,0]heptane derivative and method for manufacturing azole derivative
Patent Number: 9,051,298

Inventors: Kao; Sophia W. (Cupertino, CA), Malalur; Govind (Fremont, CA), Yang; Brian Hang Wai (Monterey Park, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for implementing a search engine using an SRAM
Patent Number: 7,234,019

Inventors: Kappali; Basavaraj-Rajashekhar (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method for fabricating an exterior part of a camera
Patent Number: 7,231,800

Inventors: Karasudani; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Matsuda; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information retrieval apparatus and information retrieval method
Patent Number: 7,958,121

Inventors: Kashani; Mariam (Bethesda, MD), Vernalis; Marina (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: Personalized information discovery and presentation system
Patent Number: 7,957,985

Inventors: Kashiwagi; Masako (Kanagawa, JP), Saishu; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP), Fukushima; Rieko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Directional backlight, display apparatus, and stereoscopic display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,967

Inventors: Kasuga; Yoshiko (Koganei, JP), Zou; Xuelu (Akishima, JP)
Title: Optical glass, precision press molding preform and method of manufacturing the same, optical element and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,232,779

Inventors: Katagi; Masanobu (Kanagawa, JP), Akishita; Toru (Tokyo, JP), Kitamura; Izuru (Kanagawa, JP), Takagi; Tsuyoshi (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Cryptographic processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,527

Inventors: Katagiri; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Nylander-Hill; Pamela R. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Reconstructive error recovery procedure (ERP) using reserved buffer
Patent Number: 9,053,748

Inventors: Kataoka; Hisataka (Yokohama, JP), Ikeda; Tetsuro (Yokohama, JP), Inoue; Yoshihiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Solar cell sealing film and solar cell using the sealing film
Patent Number: 9,054,236

Inventors: Kataoka; Naoto (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Communication terminal device
Patent Number: 7,233,416

Inventors: Kataoka; Yuta (Hitachi, JP), Takehara; Hideaki (Hitachi, JP), Fukuda; Kunihiro (Tsukuba, JP), Suzuki; Sachio (Hitachi, JP), Umetsu; Jun (Hitachi, JP), Hayashi; Shinya (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Connector with a connecting member pressing insulators of terminals of two mating terminal housings
Patent Number: 7,955,110

Inventors: Kato; Akira (Kobe, JP), Sajima; Takahiro (Kobe, JP)
Title: Three-piece solid golf ball
Patent Number: 7,232,383

Inventors: Kato; Kiyoshi (Atsugi, JP), Ozaki; Tadafumi (Atsugi, JP), Mutaguchi; Kohei (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,232,714

Inventors: Katoh; Taku (Kamakura, JP), Endoh; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Hirayama; Koichi (Yokohama, JP), Yamada; Hisashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Record medium, record medium manufacturing device, computer readable record medium on which program is recorded, and data presentation device
Patent Number: 7,233,667

Inventors: Katoh; Toshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Circuit, apparatus and method of transmitting signal
Patent Number: 7,956,647

Inventors: Katsuki; Shozo (Yamaguchi, JP), Mii; Hidenori (Yamaguchi, JP)
Title: Process for preparing metal-coated aromatic polyimide film
Patent Number: 7,232,610

Inventors: Katz; Ronald A. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Security monitoring system with image comparison of monitored location
Patent Number: 9,053,485

Inventors: Kau; Christian Benjamin (Los Altos, CA), Pierce; Jeffrey S. (Sunnyvale, CA), Robson; Christine M. (San Jose, CA), Schoudt; Jerald T. (Douglassville, PA)
Title: Interaction-based management of contact entries
Patent Number: 9,053,110

Inventors: Kawabata; Kuniaki (Fujisawa, JP), Okamoto; Kohsuke (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Session management technique
Patent Number: 9,055,054

Inventors: Kawabata; Yusaku (Kyoto, JP), Fukumoto; Hiroshi (Kyoto, JP), Iemoto; Takao (Kyoto, JP), Watanabe; Toshio (Kyoto, JP), Osawa; Hideharu (Kyoto, JP), Fukui; Hiroyuki (Kyoto, JP), Shimizu; Hirotaka (Kyoto, JP)
Title: LED lamp
Patent Number: 9,052,099

Inventors: Kawagoe; Katsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for transferring multiple toner images and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,761

Inventors: Kawakami; Youichi (Osaka, JP), Sasai; Kosuke (Kobe, JP)
Title: Database system and program
Patent Number: 9,053,168

Inventors: Kawamoto; Takashi (Kodaira, JP), Oshima; Takashi (Moriya, JP), Yamawaki; Taizo (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Manabu (Akishima, JP)
Title: DCDC converter unit, power amplifier, and base station using the same
Patent Number: 7,957,710

Inventors: Kawamura; Masahisa (Amagasaki-shi, Hyogo, JP), Ohashi; Ryota (Amagasaki-shi, Hyogo, JP), Sumomozawa; Hironori (Amagasaki-shi, JP), Nozaki; Takeaki (Amagasaki-shi, JP)
Title: Pump unit and hydrostatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,231,765

Inventors: Kawanishi; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Izutsu; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Sakamoto; Takahide (Tokyo, JP), Tsuchiya; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical FSK/SSB modulator having intensity balance function
Patent Number: 7,957,652

Inventors: Kawanishi; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Izutsu; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Sakamoto; Takahide (Tokyo, JP), Tsuchiya; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Phase control optical FSK modulator
Patent Number: 7,957,653

Inventors: Kawano; Yoshikazu (Hitachinaka, JP), Takano; Nobuhiro (Hitachinaka, JP), Watanabe; Shinji (Hitachinaka, JP), Hanawa; Hiroyuki (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Charging device for battery
Patent Number: 7,956,575

Inventors: Kawata; Satoshi (Saitama, JP), Kato; Jun-ichi (Saitama, JP), Ono; Atsushi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Optical near-field distribution transfer device
Patent Number: 7,957,068

Inventors: Kazama; Hiroatsu (Kanagawa, JP), Imada; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Automatic original feeding device, and image reader and image forming apparatus using automatic original feeding device
Patent Number: 7,957,613

Inventors: Kazawa; Tohru (Kokubunji, JP), Yajima; Yusuke (Fujisawa, JP), Oohira; Masaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Passive optical network system and ranging method
Patent Number: 7,957,647

Inventors: Keate; Leroy J. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Multifunctional bubble level
Patent Number: 9,052,191

Inventors: Kehrer; Daniel (Munich, DE), Ruckerbauer; Hermann (Moos, DE), Streibl; Martin (Petershausen, DE)
Title: Methods and articles of manufacture for operating electronic devices on a plurality of clock signals
Patent Number: 7,956,665

Inventors: Keithley; Douglas Gene (Boise, ID)
Title: Image forming apparatus for identifying undesirable toner placement
Patent Number: 7,957,030

Inventors: Keller; Alex (Rapperswil, CH)
Title: Apparatus for separating individual flat, bendable objects from the underside of a stack of such objects
Patent Number: 9,051,142

Inventors: Kelso; Tim (Colleyville, TX)
Title: Program test system
Patent Number: 7,958,495

Inventors: Kendall; James William (Stevensville, MI), Achterberg; Lorraine L. (St. Joseph, MI), Yao; Raymond L. (St. Joseph, MI), Wyatt; Vicki Lyn (Watervliet, MI)
Title: Retractable hanging element
Patent Number: 7,954,914

Inventors: Kermarrec; Fabien (Le Havre, FR), Viel; Cyrille (Sainte Adresse, FR)
Title: Method of manufacturing a tubular mechanical link rod and link rod obtained using such a method
Patent Number: 9,051,963

Inventors: Kern; Christoph (Aspach, DE), Landes; Ewgenij (Remseck, DE), Zach; Reiko (Remseck, DE), Schuettoff; Michael (Deckenpfronn, DE), Kleindl; Michael (Schwieberdingen, DE), Doering; Christian (Stuttgart, DE), Schott; Steffen (Schwieberdingen, DE), Saltikov; Pavlo (Waiblingen, DE)
Title: Pressure-measuring device
Patent Number: 7,954,382

Inventors: Kerr; Roger S. (Brockport, NY), Tredwell; Timothy J. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Medium having data storage and communication capabilities and method for forming same
Patent Number: 7,233,498

Inventors: Kesling; Dawson W. (Davis, CA), Falconer; Maynard C. (Portland, OR)
Title: RFI mitigation using burst timing
Patent Number: 9,054,908

Inventors: Khare; Manoj (Saratoga, CA), Briggs; Faye A. (Portland, OR), Kumar; Akhilesh (Sunnyvale, CA), Looi; Lily P. (Portland, OR), Cheng; Kai (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing memory latency in a cache coherent multi-node architecture
Patent Number: 7,234,029

Inventors: Khataniar; Sanjoy Kumar (Abingdon, GB), Frank; Milan (Abingdon, GB), Bratvedt; Frode (Asker, NO)
Title: Visualizing fluid flow in subsurface reservoirs
Patent Number: 9,051,825

Inventors: Khor; Chin H. (Glendale, AZ), Leyva; Marcel (Chandler, AZ), Marshall; Vernon (Montclair, NJ)
Title: Evaluation of voice communications
Patent Number: 9,053,707

Inventors: Kidokoro; Hideaki (Yokohama, JP), Yamaguchi; Toshihiko (Yokohama, JP), Tabata; Mutsumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Vehicular seat
Patent Number: 7,954,897

Inventors: Kikuchi; Noriaki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Connected-screw driver
Patent Number: 7,231,854

Inventors: Kikuchi; Tohru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Directional antenna control device, beam selecting method therefor, and program
Patent Number: 7,233,283

Inventors: Kim; Dongcheol (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Kyujin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jang; Jiwoong (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method for determining transmission power for transmitting uplink signals between terminals in a wireless communication system that supports terminal-to-terminal communication, and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 9,055,534

Inventors: Kim; Dongok (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal
Patent Number: 9,055,143

Inventors: Kim; Hyun Mun (Rockville, MD), Ra; Jong Beom (Taejeon-si, KR), Kim; Sung Deuk (Taejeon-si, KR), Lee; Young Su (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of reducing a blocking artifact when coding moving picture
Patent Number: 7,233,706

Inventors: Kim; Jaehoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal
Patent Number: 9,053,878

Inventors: Kim; Ji-rae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Membrane and electrode assembly, production method of the same and fuel cell employing the same
Patent Number: 7,232,624

Inventors: Kim; Jong Ho (Daejeon-si, KR), Kim; Hui Yong (Daejeon-si, KR), Lim; Sung Chang (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Ha Hyun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jin Ho (Daejeon-si, KR), Jeong; Se Yoon (Daejeon-si, KR), Choi; Jin Soo (Daejeon-si, KR), Kim; Jin Woong (Daejeon-si, KR), Ahn; Chie Teuk (Daejeon-si, KR)
Title: Entropy coding method using an index mapping table, and image-encoding/decoding apparatus and method using said entropy coding method
Patent Number: 9,053,525

Inventors: Kim; Joon Hee (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Jong Han (Gyunggi-so, KR)
Title: Conductive paste for inner electrode and multilayer ceramic electronic component having the same
Patent Number: 9,053,856

Inventors: Kim; Kwan Dong (Icheon-si, KR)
Title: Delay locked loop and semiconductor apparatus
Patent Number: 9,054,715

Inventors: Kim; Sae Hoon (Suwon, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system comprising an absorbent tank for removing residue therein
Patent Number: 7,232,622

Inventors: Kim; Sang-Kook (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Joo; Jae-Myung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Lean-rich burner
Patent Number: 9,052,107

Inventors: Kim; Sung Hoon (Seoul, KR), Park; Yong Cheol (Seoul, KR)
Title: Recording medium and method and apparatus for recording data
Patent Number: 7,957,237

Inventors: Kim; Tae-Jin (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Battery management system
Patent Number: 9,054,538

Inventors: Kim; Yeong Chan (Seoul, KR), Sajjad Hussain; Chauhdary (Seoul, KR)
Title: Electric vehicle charging apparatus, electric vehicle charging system including the same, and electric vehicle charging method
Patent Number: 9,050,901

Inventors: Kim; Yoon Cheol (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jae Young (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Seong Jin (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Han; Jai Min (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Brake disc using different materials
Patent Number: 9,051,632

Inventors: Kimura; Calvin M. (Sun City Center, FL)
Title: Golf swing training machine
Patent Number: 9,050,515

Inventors: Kimura; Shunichi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Decoding apparatus, dequantization method, and computer readable medium storing program thereof
Patent Number: 7,957,607

Inventors: King; Gregory (Lakeville, MN), Rabe; Robert (Chanhassen, MN)
Title: Single-ended pseudo-differential output driver
Patent Number: 7,233,201

Inventors: King; Toby (Palo Alto, CA), Bridges; Paul (Palo Alto, CA), Shergold; Oliver (Cottenham, GB)
Title: Method of proof testing glass
Patent Number: 7,231,945

Inventors: King; William L. (Tehachapi, CA), Popat; Ghanshyam (Huntington Beach, CA)
Title: Portable device for generating electric power
Patent Number: 9,051,916

Inventors: Kingsborough; Richard P. (North Chelmsford, MA)
Title: Methods involving spin-on polymers that reversibly bind charge carriers
Patent Number: 7,232,750

Inventors: Kinoshita; Shigeru (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Method for simulating deposition film shape and method for manufacturing electronic device
Patent Number: 7,955,876

Inventors: Kirihata; Toshiaki (Poughkeepsie, NY), Paone; Phil C. (Rochester, MN), Patel; Vimal R. (Rochester, MN), Uhlmann; Gregory J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Electronic fuse cell and array
Patent Number: 9,053,889

Inventors: Kirscht; Fritz (Berlin, DE), Abrosimova; Vera (Berlin, DE), Heuer; Matthias (Leipzig, DE), Linke; Dieter (Berlin, DE), Rakotoniana; Jean Patrice (Berlin, DE), Ounadjela; Kamel (Belmont, CA)
Title: Method and system for forming a silicon ingot using a low-grade silicon feedstock
Patent Number: 7,955,433

Inventors: Kisanuki; Yoshikatsu (Seto, JP), Inoue; Tetsuzou (Nagoya, JP), Furukawa; Kazunori (Ichinomiya, JP), Miki; Kazuo (Nisshin, JP), Ono; Eiichi (Toyota, JP), Ninomiya; Yoshiki (Nagoya, JP), Sunami; Kiyokazu (Tajimi, JP)
Title: Collision behavior control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,587

Inventors: Kishi; Kazuhito (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Yasuhisa (Kanagawa, JP), Okamoto; Masami (Kanagawa, JP), Tsukioka; Yasutada (Chiba, JP), Takagi; Hiromasa (Tokyo, JP), Matsusaka; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP), Amita; Akiyasu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Heater, fixing unit and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,663

Inventors: Kishimura; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP), Kataoka; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP), Lee; Stephanie (Tokyo, JP), Anraku; Yasutaka (Tokyo, JP), Koide; Aya (Hino, JP), Sakai; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP), Yu; QiuMing (Hino, JP)
Title: Electrostatically bonded vesicle
Patent Number: 9,051,437

Inventors: Kitchens; David Gregory (Warsaw, IN)
Title: Method and apparatus for percutaneously securing a bone screw and a bone plate to a bone of a patient
Patent Number: 7,955,361

Inventors: Kleber; Ron W. (Frankfort, IL), Kleber; George G. (Homer Glen, IL), Kleber; Randy G. (Oak Forest, IL)
Title: Illuminated panel portion for vehicles and vehicular accessories
Patent Number: 7,232,246

Inventors: Klebs; David (West Jordan, UT), Castle; Jonathan (Midvale, UT)
Title: Tattoo needle stabilization device and method of use
Patent Number: 9,050,445

Inventors: Kleen; Martin (Neunkirchen, DE)
Title: Catheter
Patent Number: 7,957,790

Inventors: Klinge; Jason E. (Southampton, NY), D'Agostino; David (Southampton, NY)
Title: Beach glass and cooperating caddy for storing or transporting
Patent Number: 9,051,082

Inventors: Knapp; Andrew (Shorewood, IL)
Title: Wire protective insert sleeve for electrical switches, receptacles and junction boxes
Patent Number: 9,054,509

Inventors: Knighton; Mark S. (Santa Monica, CA), Agabra; David S. (Pacific Palisades, CA), McKinley; William D. (Marina Del Rey, CA)
Title: Method for high resolution incremental imaging
Patent Number: 7,233,351

Inventors: Knijnenburg; Bart Piet (Irvine, CA), Jin; Hongxia (San Jose, CA)
Title: Computing system with privacy mechanism and method of operation thereof
Patent Number: 9,053,345

Inventors: Ko; David (Fullerton, CA), Li; Chang-Mao (Kunshan, CN)
Title: Lower profile cable assembly
Patent Number: 7,955,137

Inventors: Ko; Young-goo (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Yoon-soo (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Sang-sun (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Jeong-ja (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for outputting a user interface (UI) event of 3rd party device in home network
Patent Number: 7,958,272

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ishikawa; Naoki (Kawasaki, JP), Matsumura; Takayoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Baba; Shunji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: RFID tag manufacturing method with strap and substrate
Patent Number: 7,954,228

Inventors: Kobayashi; Ikutaro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Physical quantity monitoring and control system and portable information terminal used for the same
Patent Number: 7,233,881

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masaaki (Shimotsuke, JP)
Title: Medical breast-image capturing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,503

Inventors: Kobayashi; Naoto (Fukushima, JP)
Title: Sealing apparatus with encoder
Patent Number: 7,232,129

Inventors: Kobayashi; Nobuaki (Shioya, JP), Kamata; Seiji (Shioya, JP)
Title: Power supply controlling apparatus for motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,956,488

Inventors: Kobayashi; Shigemi (Higashimatsuyama, JP)
Title: Energy storage cell and energy storage module
Patent Number: 9,053,867

Inventors: Kobayashi; Shunsuke (Chiba, JP), Hayashi; Yoshiyuki (Otsu, JP), Nakaida; Yasushi (Narita, JP), Nakae; Shin (Chiba, JP), Kageyama; Makoto (Sodegaura, JP), Miyagishi; Kiyoji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Cleaning agent
Patent Number: 7,956,026

Inventors: Koch; Fernando Luiz (Sao Paulo, BR), Nogima; Julio (Londrina, BR)
Title: System, method and program product for providing automatic speech recognition (ASR) in a shared resource environment
Patent Number: 9,053,708

Inventors: Kock; Michael (Schifferstadt, DE), Hoger; Thomas (Edingen-Neckarhausen, DE), Kroger; Burkhard (Limburgerhof, DE), Otterbach; Bernd (Ludwigshafen, DE), Lubisch; Wilfried (Heidelberg, DE), Lemaire; Hans-Georg (Limburgerhof, DE)
Title: Poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase genes
Patent Number: 9,051,553

Inventors: Koda; Tomohiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head and image forming apparatus including the liquid ejection head
Patent Number: 9,050,803

Inventors: Kodama; Tatsuhiko (Setagaya-ku, JP), Hamakubo; Takao (Komae, JP), Maemura; Koji (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Sugiyama; Akira (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Iwanari; Hiroko (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Kohno; Isao (Meguro-ku, JP), Ito; Yukio (Kuki, JP)
Title: Method of measuring PTX3 with high sensitivity
Patent Number: 7,955,807

Inventors: Kodama; Tomoko (Kariya, JP), Kawakami; Eiichiro (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Diagnosis apparatus for object in TDM communication system and method for diagnosing the same
Patent Number: 7,957,313

Inventors: Kodama; Yoshiyuki (Chino, JP), Ajioka; Junji (Shiojiri, JP), Ishikawa; Takeshi (Azumino, JP)
Title: Information display system, information display apparatus, and position indicating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,852

Inventors: Kogetsu; Yasutaka (Osaka, JP), Ishida; Sumihito (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method of producing silicon oxide, negative electrode active material for lithium ion secondary battery and lithium ion secondary battery using the same
Patent Number: 7,955,581

Inventors: Kohlberger; Gerold (Rettenberg-Freidorf, DE), Schnalzger; Guenther (Blaichach, DE), Buchenau; Ingo (Steinheim, DE), Kraft; Regine (Charleston, WV), Bartosch; Hans-Peter (Oberstdorf, DE)
Title: Two-stage valve for controlling fluids
Patent Number: 7,954,511

Inventors: Kohn; James R. (Inver Grove Heights, MN), Baird; Robert J. (Merritt Island, FL)
Title: Instructions for test & set with selectively enabled cache invalidate
Patent Number: 7,234,027

Inventors: Komada; Yasuo (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus having file system consistency recovery function, and control method and storage medium therefor
Patent Number: 9,053,060

Inventors: Komamura; Noriyuki (Mishima, JP), Shimogori; Nobuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Matsumura; Yoshikuni (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Document managing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,017

Inventors: Komatsu; Junji (Aichi, JP), Matsuda; Eiki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Power plant mounting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,232,005

Inventors: Komizo; Kei (Yamatokoriyama, JP)
Title: Tool changer of machine tool
Patent Number: 7,232,406

Inventors: Kon; Henry B. (Lexington, MA), Burch; George W. (E. Brookfield, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for employing an orthogonal corpus for document indexing
Patent Number: 7,958,153

Inventors: Kondou; Tomio (Numazu, JP), Kuramoto; Shinichi (Numazu, JP), Sugiura; Hideki (Fuji, JP)
Title: Color toners and image forming method using the color toners
Patent Number: 7,232,632

Inventors: Kong; Xianqi (Dollard-des-Ormeaux, CA), Levens; Nigel (Beaconsfield, CA), Bouzide; Abderrahim (Mississauga, CA), Ciblat; Stephane (Montreal, FR), Frenette; Richard (Laval, CA), Renaud; Johanne (Laval, CA)
Title: Methods, compounds, and compositions for delivering 1,3-propanedisulfonic acid
Patent Number: 9,051,248

Inventors: Konno; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Hori; Katsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Masanori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Connector
Patent Number: 7,955,103

Inventors: Konrad; Gerhard (Ulm, DE), Kunckel; Heiner (Heroldstatt, DE), Heumos; Martin (Finning, DE)
Title: Supply assembly for coupling to a fuel cell device and fuel cell system having the supply assembly
Patent Number: 9,054,353

Inventors: Koo; Min-Bon (Changwon, KR)
Title: Fan assembly for refrigerator
Patent Number: 7,231,779

Inventors: Koper; Olga (Manhattan, KS), Klabunde; Kenneth J. (Manhattan, KS), Martin; Lisa S. (Manhattan, KS), Knappenberger; Kyle B. (Manhattan, KS), Hladky; Laura L. (Manhattan, KS), Decker; Shawn P. (Manhattan, KS)
Title: Reactive nanoparticles as destructive adsorbents for biological and chemical contamination
Patent Number: 7,956,232

Inventors: Korotkov; Konstantin (Munchen, DE)
Title: Circuit configuration and method for transmitting digital signals
Patent Number: 7,233,618

Inventors: Kose; Kouji (Yamakita, JP), Togawa; Kouta (Hadano, JP), Kawazoe; Katsuro (Hadano, JP), Kojima; Takayoshi (Hadano, JP)
Title: Hot press device and multi-layered printed board press method
Patent Number: 9,055,704

Inventors: Kosmowski; Wojciech B. (San Juan Capristrano, CA)
Title: Centrifugal collet for high speed operation
Patent Number: 9,050,661

Inventors: Kosmowski; Wojciech B. (San Juan Capristrano, CA)
Title: Low mass, low profile, force balanced Z-axis drilling apparatus with improved machine dynamics
Patent Number: 9,050,664

Inventors: Kostik; Elena (Arlington, MA), Sun; Lijun (Harvard, MA), Dziewiszek; Joanna (Boxborough, MA), Choi; Jun Y. (Lexington, MA)
Title: Polymorphs of N-malonyl-bis(N'-methyl-N'-thiobenzoylhydrazide)
Patent Number: 9,051,250

Inventors: Kou; Yajun (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Joo-Hyun (Suwon-si, KR), Yun; Sang-Boh (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for supporting distortionless vector perturbation in multiple antenna system
Patent Number: 7,957,479

Inventors: Kousaka; Mitsuaki (Yokkaichi, JP), Kato; Masayuki (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Sound production controller
Patent Number: 7,956,728

Inventors: Koyama; Jun (Atsugi, JP), Ohnuma; Hideto (Atsugi, JP), Shionoiri; Yutaka (Atsugi, JP), Nagao; Shou (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having pixels
Patent Number: 7,233,033

Inventors: Koyama; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Nishioka; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Okazaki; Kouji (Kanagawa, JP), Kojima; Shuichi (Kanagawa, JP), Hori; Azusa (Kanagawa, JP), Shigematsu; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Okada; Yukimasa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Magnetic head of magnetoresistance effect type with high resistance to external stress
Patent Number: 7,957,109

Inventors: Koyama; Tetsu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming unit and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,682

Inventors: Kozko; Dmitry (Aventura, FL)
Title: Enabling the integration of a three hundred and sixty degree panoramic camera within a mobile device case
Patent Number: 9,055,220

Inventors: Kozlova; Elvira (Moscow Region, RU), Levchenko; Dmitry (Moscow Region, RU)
Title: Insertion of translation in displayed text consisting of grammatical variations pertaining to gender, number and tense
Patent Number: 9,053,098

Inventors: Kraft; Kevin Charles (Plainfield, IL), Xu; Ming-Wei Paul (Oswego, IL), He; Min (Downers Grove, IL), Carlson; Gerald James (Aurora, IL)
Title: Brazed X-ray tube anode
Patent Number: 9,053,898

Inventors: Krah; Drew Allen (Vashon, WA)
Title: Human powered watercraft
Patent Number: 7,232,350

Inventors: Krause; Philip R (Potomac, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for enhancing electronic reading by identifying relationships between sections of electronic text
Patent Number: 7,958,138

Inventors: Krishnamurthy; Chandrasekar (Sunnyvale, CA), Sundaresan; Krishna (Sunnyvale, CA), Chellappa; Mahash (San Jose, CA)
Title: Connection-based bandwidth utilization
Patent Number: 7,233,571

Inventors: Krishnan; Prakash (Bangalore, IN), Ojha; Varun (Panchkula, IN)
Title: Tool-independent automated testing of software
Patent Number: 9,053,238

Inventors: Krishnan; Sampathkumar (Camarillo, CA), Pallitto; Monica (Bellevue, WA), Ricci; Margaret (Camarillo, CA), Cao; Wenjin (Simi Valley, CA), Lin; Hong (Westlake Village, CA), Xie; Yong (Thousand Oaks, CA), Nagle; Samantha (Dupont, WA), Crampton; Shon Lee (Seattle, WA)
Title: Concentrated protein lyophilates, methods, and uses
Patent Number: 7,956,160

Inventors: Kropp; Jorg-Reinhardt (Berlin, DE), Weigert; Martin (Berlin, DE)
Title: Optoelectronic arrangement having a laser component, and a method for controlling the emitted wavelength of a laser component
Patent Number: 7,232,264

Inventors: Krumm; John C. (Redmond, WA), Platt; John C. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Calibration of a device location measurement system that utilizes wireless signal strengths
Patent Number: 7,233,286

Inventors: Kubo; Hiroshi (Minato-ku, JP), Shibata; Michihiro (Odawara, JP), Fushiki; Tatsuo (Hamamatsu, JP), Yamada; Seiya (Shimada, JP), Itoga; Hisanori (Hamatsu, JP)
Title: Optical disc and method for image forming thereon
Patent Number: 7,957,252

Inventors: Kudoh; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens apparatus and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,073

Inventors: Kuehl; Steven J. (Stevensville, MI)
Title: Moisture control system for an appliance and method for controlling moisture within an appliance
Patent Number: 9,052,133

Inventors: Kugimiya; Akira (Osaka, JP), Shichijo; Michitaka (Toyonaka, JP), Hiramatsu; Yoshiharu (Osaka, JP), Ishizuka; Natsuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Indole derivative having PGD2 receptor antagonist activity
Patent Number: 7,956,082

Inventors: Kuipers; Beau Daniel (Morris, IL), Mate; Edward William (Manhattan, IL), Mork; David Arthur (Yorkville, IL)
Title: System with smart steering force feedback
Patent Number: 9,050,999

Inventors: Kumar; Apurva (Noida, IN), Mukherjea; Sougata (New Delhi, IN), Ramakrishna; Venkatraman (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Policy management of multiple security domains
Patent Number: 9,054,971

Inventors: Kumar; Suresh (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Method and system for bidding on multiple auctions
Patent Number: 7,958,009

Inventors: Kumar; Vijay (Coralville, IA), Bhatt; Bhavik (Iowa City, IA)
Title: Cellulose capsules and methods for making them
Patent Number: 9,050,264

Inventors: Kunii; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Echigo; Katsuhiro (Saitama, JP), Kikuchi; Hisashi (Kanagawa, JP), Nakafuji; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Someya; Yukimichi (Saitama, JP), Kurotaka; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP), Baba; Toshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Ue; Kohji (Kanagawa, JP), Fujita; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of uniformly fixing toner to recording medium in image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,762

Inventors: Kunz; Michael (Steinheim an der Murr, DE), Strengert; Stefan (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Hydraulic vehicle braking system, vehicle having such a braking system, and method for operating a hydraulic vehicle braking system
Patent Number: 9,050,955

Inventors: Kuo; Chung-Chi (Taoyuan County, TW), Chang; Chi-Pu (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Pivot mechanism and electronic device applying the same
Patent Number: 7,958,600

Inventors: Kuo; Ming-Lun (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Card connector
Patent Number: 7,232,320

Inventors: Kuo; Yi-cheng (Guandong, CN), Hsiao; Yu-chun (Guandong, CN), Que; Chengwen (Guandong, CN), Zhang; Pangling (Guandong, CN), Li; Dehua (Guandong, CN)
Title: Backlightmodule, assembly method and assembly fixture for backlightmodule
Patent Number: 9,053,649

Inventors: Kuroda; Hirofumi (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Resin composition for semiconductor encapsulation and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,956,136

Inventors: Kurokawa; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Eguchi; Kazuki (Tokyo, JP), Hayashi; Koki (Tokyo, JP), Kameoka; Yuichiro (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Akiyama; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP), Kido; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication system, femtocell base station, authentication apparatus, communication method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 9,055,437

Inventors: Kusakabe; Takahiro (Fukuoka, JP), Aoki; Chisa (Fukuoka, JP), Ninagi; Osamu (Fukuoka, JP), Lee; Jae Man (Fukuoka, JP), Iiyama; Kazuhiro (Fukuoka, JP), Kawakami; Naoya (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Cultured silkworm cells capable of highly efficient baculovirus production and protein production
Patent Number: 7,955,793

Inventors: Kutz; Edward A. (Muskego, WI)
Title: Formable helical wire heating coil assembly
Patent Number: 9,055,613

Inventors: Kwon; O-Kyun (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Check valve for pump of electronically controlled brake system
Patent Number: 7,231,938

Inventors: Kwon; Se Ah (Seoul, KR), Koh; Jai-Hyun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Ik-Soo (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Kuk-Hwan (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Display panel having a pixel arrangement that provides a broad color gamut, and display apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 9,052,089

Inventors: Lagnado; Isaac (San Diego, CA), de la Houssaye; Paul R. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method of making a high precision microelectromechanical capacitor with programmable voltage source
Patent Number: 7,232,699

Inventors: Lahav; Sagi (Bialik, IL), Patkin; Guy (Beit-Yanay, IL), Sperber; Zeev (Zichron Yaakov, IL), Hum; Herbert (Portland, OR), Lu; Shih-Lien (Portland, OR), Srinivasan; Srikanth T. (Portland, OR)
Title: System and method for reservation station load dependency matrix
Patent Number: 7,958,336

Inventors: Lai; Chih-Chen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Die bond system
Patent Number: 9,055,707

Inventors: Lai; Chun-Chi (Taichung, TW)
Title: Limit structure for a hook of a pneumatic tool
Patent Number: 7,231,990

Inventors: Lai; Yaw-Huey (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Terminal-protective card connector
Patent Number: 7,232,343

Inventors: Lammers; Arend (TV Hengelo, NL)
Title: Electromagnetic actuator
Patent Number: 9,053,879

Inventors: Lamontagne; Jerome (Manosque, FR), Blay; Thierry (Jouques, FR), Benard; Philippe (Eaubonne, FR)
Title: Device for analising a radiating material using a microprobe
Patent Number: 9,052,272

Inventors: Lan; Chin Kun (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Sheng-Wen (Shinjuang, TW), Chang; Hung Jui (Shetou Township, Changhua County, TW), Lin; Yu-Ku (Tainan, TW), Wang; Ying-Lang (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Oxygen plasma reduction to eliminate precursor overflow in BPTEOS film deposition
Patent Number: 7,955,993

Inventors: Landsberger; Leslie M. (Westmount, CA), Grudin; Oleg (Montreal, CA), Frolov; Gennadiy (Montreal, CA)
Title: Power-measured pulses for thermal trimming
Patent Number: 7,956,717

Inventors: Landsiedel; Jay C. (St. Joseph, MI), VanderRoest; Chad T. (Watervliet, MI)
Title: Dishwasher and adjustable rack
Patent Number: 7,231,929

Inventors: Lange; Daniel H. (Kfar Vradim, IL)
Title: Multi electro-biometric user recognition
Patent Number: 9,053,308

Inventors: Lankuttis; Klaus (Bergisch-Gladbach, DE), Pleikies; Claudia (Niederkassel, DE)
Title: Tamper protection device for an electrical switching device, including a protection cap and a retainer for a security seal
Patent Number: 7,956,301

Inventors: Laporte; Jean-Michel (Biot, FR), Fouques; Jean-Marc (Claviers, FR)
Title: Target launching machine
Patent Number: 9,052,169

Inventors: Laporte; Regent (San Diego, CA), Riviere; Pierre J-M (San Diego, CA)
Title: Use of peptidic vasopression receptor agonists
Patent Number: 9,050,286

Inventors: Larimer; Dan C. (Wickenburg, AZ)
Title: Deployable table for a spare tire assembly
Patent Number: 9,049,924

Inventors: Larson; Jacoby R. (San Diego, CA), Bruch; Michael H. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method for determining projected obstacle areas for moving obstacles
Patent Number: 7,957,858

Inventors: Larson; Jim A. (Beaverton, OR), Wymore; Ben S. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Pointing device with integrated audio input
Patent Number: 7,233,321

Inventors: Larsson; Mats (Baden-Dawil, CH)
Title: Voltage control for electric power systems
Patent Number: 7,956,596

Inventors: Lassar; Noah (San Diego, CA), Steinfield; Steven W. (San Diego, CA), Samii; Mohammad M. (La Jolla, CA), Schmidt; Jack H. (Carlsbad, CA), Giere; Matthew (San Diego, CA), Tyvoll; David (La Jolla, CA), Childers; Winthrop D. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Color-generating device and display system
Patent Number: 7,232,226

Inventors: Lautzenhiser; Frans (Zionsville, IN), Matam; Mahesh (Zionsville, IN)
Title: Pulse-echo acoustic transducer
Patent Number: 9,050,628

Inventors: Lavey; Dana Michele (Castle Rock, WA), Lavey; Charles Lee (Castle Rock, WA)
Title: Seat divider extension
Patent Number: 9,049,933

Inventors: Lavrentovich; Oleg D. (Kent, OH), Lazo-Martinez; Israel Esteban (Kent, OH), Pishnyak; Oleg P. (Akron, OH)
Title: Method for electrophoresis in liquid crystals
Patent Number: 9,052,562

Inventors: Lawler; Suzanne (Glassboro, NJ)
Title: Seat sock
Patent Number: 7,232,184

Inventors: Lawrence; Anthony (Uxbridge, GB)
Title: Mail opener apparatus
Patent Number: 7,231,859

Inventors: Lawrence; David (New York, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for managing risk associated with a geo-political area
Patent Number: 7,958,027

Inventors: Le Coent; Jean-Louis (Le Havre, FR), Toman; Jeffrey J. (Oakland, CA), Campbell; Curtis B. (Hercules, CA)
Title: Low sulfur metal detergent-dispersants
Patent Number: 7,956,022

Inventors: Ledford; Clayton Wallace (Lincolnton, NC)
Title: Eyeglasses holder
Patent Number: 7,954,943

Inventors: Lee; Chang Soo (Daeku, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 7,233,046

Inventors: Lee; Chris Cheng-Chieh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for synchronizing to a digital signal
Patent Number: 7,958,434

Inventors: Lee; David A. (Portland, OR), Graunke; Gary L. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for increasing the entropy of a pseudorandom number
Patent Number: 7,233,666

Inventors: Lee; Dong Hoon (Incheon, KR), Lee; Wook Yong (Bucheon-si, KR)
Title: Ice dispenser
Patent Number: 7,954,738

Inventors: Lee; Dong Hwan (Gyunggi-do, KR), Yoon; Hee Soo (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Balun
Patent Number: 7,956,702

Inventors: Lee; Jaesik (Basking Ridge, NJ), Chen; Young-Kai (Berkeley Heights, NJ)
Title: Technique for photonic analog-to-digital signal conversion
Patent Number: 7,956,788

Inventors: Lee; Joseph (Taichung, TW)
Title: Cage pedal
Patent Number: 7,954,400

Inventors: Lee; Ki Min (Cheongju-si, KR)
Title: Capacitor of semiconductor device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,956,398

Inventors: Lee; Kyo Il (Seoul, KR), Cho; Young Man (Seoul, KR), Hahn; Jin-Oh (Seoul, KR), You; Seung Han (Seoul, KR), Yoo; Seung Jin (Incheon, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling vehicle stability
Patent Number: 7,232,191

Inventors: Lee; Ro Woon (Gyunggi-do, KR), Park; Jae Man (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kang; Sung Koo (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Yoon Hee (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Young Ho (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Nickel nanoparticle, method of preparing the same, and multilayer ceramic capacitor using the same
Patent Number: 9,053,857

Inventors: Lee; Ruojia R. (Boise, ID), Thakur; Randhir P. S. (Boise, ID)
Title: High quality oxide on an epitaxial layer
Patent Number: 7,232,728

Inventors: Lee; Sang In (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Securing of shadow mask and substrate on susceptor of deposition apparatus
Patent Number: 9,051,637

Inventors: Lee; Shuit-Tong (Hong Kong, CN), Lee; Chun-Sing (Hong Kong, CN), Wang; Peng-Fei (Hong Kong, CN), Mi; Bao-Xiu (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Electroluminescent devices
Patent Number: 7,232,617

Inventors: Lee; Tung-Hsin (Taipei County, TW), Lu; Yen-Lung (Taipei, TW), Lo; Wei-Jen (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Apparatus and method for video de-interlace
Patent Number: 7,956,928

Inventors: Lee; Winston (Palo Alto, CA), Wu; Albert (Palo Alto, CA), Liou; Chorng-Lii (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and system for memory testing and test data reporting during memory testing
Patent Number: 7,958,413

Inventors: Leech; Marcus D. (Smith Falls, CA)
Title: Parallelizeable integrity-aware encryption technique
Patent Number: 9,054,857

Inventors: Lehr; Matthias (Dresden, DE)
Title: Semiconductor device comprising a die seal having an integrated alignment mark
Patent Number: 9,054,112

Inventors: Leidy; Robert K. (Burlington, VT), Ogg; Kevin N. (Burlington, VT), Rassel; Richard J. (Essex Jct, VT), Sucharitaves; Jeanne-Tania (Bangkok, TH)
Title: Stitched circuitry region boundary identification for stitched IC chip layout
Patent Number: 7,958,482

Inventors: Lemons; Kenneth R. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Apparatus and method for visualizing music and other sounds
Patent Number: 7,956,273

Inventors: Lengyel; Jerome E. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for modeling and real-time rendering of surface detail
Patent Number: 7,233,337

Inventors: Leppanen; Kari J. (Helsinki, FI), Turunen; Markku T. (Helsinki, FI), Virtanen; Sami (Espoo, FI), Tirronen; Mikko (Helsinki, FI), Kasslin; Mika (Espoo, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for engaging in a service or activity using an ad-hoc mesh network
Patent Number: 9,055,105

Inventors: Lerede; Niclas (Sodertalje, SE), Flemmer; Henrik (Hagersten, SE)
Title: Damping of power train oscillations
Patent Number: 9,050,979

Inventors: Leto; Gerald (San Jose, CA)
Title: Material for use with a capacitive touch screen
Patent Number: 9,051,621

Inventors: Leu; Ching-Shan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Power converters
Patent Number: 7,957,161

Inventors: Leukkunen; Marko (Oulu, FI), Heinikoski; Kauko (Oulu, FI)
Title: Transmitter delay and phase adjustment
Patent Number: 7,957,700

Inventors: Levanon; Moshe (Ness-Ziona, IL), Lurie; Emmanuel (Lod, IL), Kampel; Vladimir (Sederot, IL)
Title: Radiation-sensitive compositions and elements with solvent resistant poly(vinyl acetal)s
Patent Number: 7,955,779

Inventors: Leveille; Marc Yvon (Burlington, CA)
Title: Process for producing a wax impregnated mesh pocket for a lacrosse stick
Patent Number: 9,050,504

Inventors: Leveridge; Philip C. (Suffolk, GB), Strange; Michael I. (Suffolk, GB), Parkinson; David W. (Suffolk, GB), Roberts; David (Suffolk, GB), Kenning; Michael J. (Suffolk, GB), Tibbitt-Eggleton; Robert I. (Ipswich, GB)
Title: Data communications
Patent Number: 7,233,997

Inventors: Levin; Michael D. (Sunnyvale, CA), Martin; Kenneth M. (Palo Alto, CA), Schena; Bruce M. (Menlo Park, CA), Braun; Adam C. (Sunnyvale, CA), Rosenberg; Louis B. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Control knob with multiple degrees of freedom and force feedback
Patent Number: 7,233,313

Inventors: Lewis; Mark Robert (Whitfield, Cairns, Queensland 4870, AU)
Title: Electronic termite detector
Patent Number: 7,233,251

Inventors: Lewis; Nathan S. (La Canada, CA), Doleman; Brett J. (San Francisco, CA), Briglin; Shawn M. (Pasadena, CA), Severin; Erik J. (San Marino, CA)
Title: Colloidal particles used in sensing array
Patent Number: 7,955,561

Inventors: Li; Chengzhou (Bridgewater, NJ), Chen; Ximing M. (Ringoes, NJ), Cohen; Herbert B. (Allentown, PA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for linked-list circular buffer management
Patent Number: 9,055,011

Inventors: Li; Jiang (Tigard, OR)
Title: Laser diode stack assembly and method of manufacturing
Patent Number: 9,054,482

Inventors: Li; Kenneth K. (Arcadia, CA)
Title: Light recovery for projection displays
Patent Number: 7,232,228

Inventors: Li; Qiang (Tom) (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method to improve high frequency divider bandwidth coverage
Patent Number: 7,233,211

Inventors: Li; Shu (Sunnyvale, CA), Chaichanavong; Panu (Bangkok, TH), Siemsen-Schumann; Naim (Fremont, CA)
Title: Low density parity check decoding with early termination based on nonzero-circulant flags
Patent Number: 9,054,740

Inventors: Li; Ying (Beijing, CN), Luo; Jing (Beijing, CN), Su; Zhong (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Xiao Xun (Beijing, CN)
Title: Mobile terminal to recommend a short message recipient
Patent Number: 9,055,419

Inventors: Li; Ying (Mohegan Lake, CT), Pankanti; Sharathchandra U. (Darien, CT)
Title: Anomalous railway component detection
Patent Number: 9,050,984

Inventors: Li; Yunzhou (Lowell, MA)
Title: Apparatus and method for supporting multiple traffic redundancy mechanisms
Patent Number: 7,233,567

Inventors: Liang; Bor-Sung (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for transferring hidden signals in a boundary scan test interface
Patent Number: 7,234,091

Inventors: Liang; Kai-Chieh (Huntington Beach, CA)
Title: URI pointer system and method for the broadcast of MPEG-4 data in an ATSC MPEG-2 transport stream file system
Patent Number: 7,958,264

Inventors: Liang; Kai-Chieh (Huntington Beach, CA)
Title: URI pointer system and method for the carriage of MPEG-4 data in an MPEG-2 transport stream
Patent Number: 7,958,535

Inventors: Liang; Wugeng (Katy, TX), Stevenson; Scott A. (Houston, TX), Kauffman; James W. (Katy, TX), Ledford; John S. (Mason, OH), Linzer; Joseph R. (Houston, TX)
Title: Mixed metal oxide catalysts for the production of unsaturated aldehydes from olefins
Patent Number: 7,232,788

Inventors: Liao; Heng (Belcarra, CA), Tan; Kuan Hua (Burnaby, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for finding subset maxima and minima in SAS expanders and related devices
Patent Number: 7,958,295

Inventors: Liao; Ku-Feng (Taichung, TW)
Title: Clamp mechanism and related printer
Patent Number: 9,051,147

Inventors: Lien; Chien Ping (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Water storage unit with dual bladders
Patent Number: 7,954,338

Inventors: Lifson; Alexander (Manlius, NY), Taras; Michael F. (Fayetteville, NY)
Title: Method and control for preventing flooded starts in a heat pump
Patent Number: 7,958,737

Inventors: Ligda; Andrew Michael (Shelby Township, MI)
Title: Apparatus and process for reducing profile variations in sheet metal stock
Patent Number: 7,958,763

Inventors: Lihme; Allan Otto Fog (Birkerod, DK), Hansen; Marie Bendix (Niva, DK), Andersen; Inga Vaarst (Soborg, DK), Olander; Morten Aae (Copenhagen V, DK)
Title: Fractionation of protein containing mixtures
Patent Number: 7,956,166

Inventors: Lim; Chae-Whan (Taegukwangyok-shi, KR)
Title: Device and method for displaying data in mobile terminal equipped with camera
Patent Number: 7,233,807

Inventors: Lima; David J. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Thermal interface members for removable electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,055,694

Inventors: Lin-Hendel; Catherine G. (Summit, NJ)
Title: Automated scrolling of browser content and automated activation of browser links
Patent Number: 9,053,205

Inventors: Lin; Cing-Shin (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Apparatus and method for managing the power of illumination devices
Patent Number: 7,956,839

Inventors: Lin; Guorong (Jiangxi, CN), Yu; Huanrong (Jiangxi, CN), Li; Jihong (Jiangxi, CN)
Title: Method of washing anode slime from lead-bismuth alloy electrolysis
Patent Number: 9,051,624

Inventors: Lin; I-Thun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Photoelectric converting module
Patent Number: 9,054,483

Inventors: Lin; Jui-Pin (Tu-Cheng, TW), Chen; Yung-Yi (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Spring connector with a bottom cover and fabricating method thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,140

Inventors: Lin; Lang (Potomac, MD), Su; Wang (East Patchogue, NY)
Title: System utilizing light signals with wavelengths approximately beyond human sensitive light spectrum
Patent Number: 9,053,125

Inventors: Lin; Ming-Hung (Hsinshu, TW)
Title: Method for processing motion image
Patent Number: 7,957,468

Inventors: Lin; Ping-Jei (Taichung, TW), Lee; Kuo-Shing (Taichung, TW), Chang; Jo-Shu (Taichung, TW), Chang; Yi-Sheng (Taichung, TW), Huang; Yu-Shin (Taichung, TW)
Title: Process for enhancing anaerobic biohydrogen production
Patent Number: 7,232,669

Inventors: Lin; Po Yu (New Taipei, TW), Zhou; Bing (New Taipei, TW), Tang; Dong Jie (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Digital furniture piece
Patent Number: 9,049,926

Inventors: Lin; Wei (Albany, NY), Nguyen; Son (Schenectady, NY), Paruchuri; Vamsi (Clifton Park, NY), Vo; Tuan A. (Albany, NY)
Title: Corrosion/etching protection in integration circuit fabrications
Patent Number: 9,054,109

Inventors: Lin; Zuchen (Midland, MI), Zhong; Bianxiao (Midland, MI)
Title: Amide-substituted silicones and methods for their preparation and use
Patent Number: 7,956,150

Inventors: Linares; Miguel A. (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Artificial wear resistant plug for mounting to existing joint bone
Patent Number: 9,050,193

Inventors: Linden; Ralph (Cologne, DE)
Title: Lockable manually-operated actuator for electrical switching devices
Patent Number: 9,053,876

Inventors: Lindsay; Derek Shane (Marysville, OH)
Title: Nesting seats for improved ingress/egress
Patent Number: 7,954,872

Inventors: Lindsay; Ted (Ocala, FL)
Title: Method, system and apparatus for encouraging frequent and purposeful electronic communications from caregivers to individuals with impaired memory
Patent Number: 7,958,201

Inventors: Ling; Curtis (Carlsbad, CA), Gallagher; Timothy (Encinitas, CA), Chang; Glenn (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Method and system for a mesh network of satellite reception assemblies
Patent Number: 9,055,405

Inventors: Linliu; Kung (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Package method of inkjet-printhead chip and its structure
Patent Number: 7,954,924

Inventors: Liotta, Jr.; Frank J. (Downingtown, PA), Shawl; Edward T. (Wallingford, PA)
Title: Preparation of comb-branched polymers
Patent Number: 7,232,875

Inventors: Lipkin; W. Ian (New York, NY), Hornig; Mady (New York, NY), Williams; Brent L. (New York, NY)
Title: Autism-associated biomarkers and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,050,276

Inventors: Little; Daniel P. (Boston, MA), O'Donnell-Maloney; Maryanne J. (Boston, MA), Cantor; Charles R. (Boston, MA), Koster; Hubert (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for preparing and analyzing low volume analyte array elements
Patent Number: 7,232,688

Inventors: Liu; Che Sen (Taichung, TW)
Title: Tool changer for machine tool
Patent Number: 9,050,695

Inventors: Liu; Chenglin (San Jose, CA), Liou; Shiann-Ming (Campbell, CA)
Title: Thermal solution for drive systems such as hard disk drives and digital versatile discs
Patent Number: 7,957,094

Inventors: Liu; Feng Q. (San Jose, CA), Tsai; Stan D. (Fremont, CA), Hu; Yongqi (Campbell, CA), Neo; Siew S. (Santa Clara, CA), Wang; Yan (Sunnyvale, CA), Duboust; Alain (Sunnyvale, CA), Chen; Liang-Yuh (Foster City, CA)
Title: Method and composition for polishing a substrate
Patent Number: 7,232,514

Inventors: Liu; Keh Shium (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Chu; Yun-Yuan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical device for semiconductor based lamp
Patent Number: 9,052,082

Inventors: Liu; Yu-Wei (Tao Yuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Signal receiver circuit and method of implementation
Patent Number: 7,957,692

Inventors: Livengood; Richard H. (San Jose, CA), Winer; Paul (Santa Clara, CA), Woods; Gary (Sunnyvale, CA), DiBattista; Michael (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling material removal from semiconductor substrate using induced current endpointing
Patent Number: 7,232,526

Inventors: Livermore; Gary M (Bullhead City, AZ)
Title: Portable crushing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,050,599

Inventors: Livingston; Stanley Edward (Campbellville, CA)
Title: Secondary power source for a light truck vehicle
Patent Number: 7,956,483

Inventors: Lizaso; Jerry R. (Costa Mesa, CA)
Title: Bobbin thread monitor
Patent Number: 9,051,671

Inventors: Lo; Chiu-Hsiang (Taichung, TW)
Title: Frame of bicycle
Patent Number: 9,051,020

Inventors: Lo; Jim (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing stackable hard-disk drive carrier using pull-out drawers
Patent Number: 9,052,878

Inventors: Lo; Yuk-Ming Dennis (Kowloon, HK), Chiu; Rossa Wai Kwun (New Terrirtories, HK), Chan; Kwan Chee (New Territories, HK)
Title: Diagnosing fetal chromosomal aneuploidy using massively parallel genomic sequencing
Patent Number: 9,051,616

Inventors: Lobo; Alwyn R. (Bangalore, IN), Nadgir; Devaprasad K. (Bangalore, IN), Shenvi Kuncolienkar; Shirish T. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Edge caching using HTTP headers
Patent Number: 9,055,118

Inventors: Loiseau; Philippe (La Roquette sur Siagne, FR), Gaeta; Michel (La Valette du Var, FR), Haumonte; Luc (Grasse, FR)
Title: Suppressing interference for wireless reception and improvements relating to processing a frequency shift keyed signal
Patent Number: 7,957,496

Inventors: Lojek; Bohumil (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Semiconductor device with a toroidal-like junction
Patent Number: 7,232,732

Inventors: Lomet; David Bruce (Redmond, WA)
Title: Timestamping in databases
Patent Number: 7,233,947

Inventors: Lonati; Tiberio (Brescia, IT)
Title: Warp-knitting machine
Patent Number: 7,958,754

Inventors: Long; Andrew Mark (Appleton, WI)
Title: Connection mechanisms in absorbent articles for body fluid signaling devices
Patent Number: 7,956,754

Inventors: Long; Xi (Seattle, WA), Cleveland; W. Louis (New York, NY), Yao; Y. Lawrence (New York, NY)
Title: Methods and systems for identifying and localizing objects based on features of the objects that are mapped to a vector
Patent Number: 7,958,063

Inventors: Lord; Martin Robert (Rugby, GB), Hemsley; Philip David (Rugby, GB)
Title: Steam turbines
Patent Number: 7,955,048

Inventors: Lorenz; Tilmann (Bretten, DE), Reitmeier; Willibald (Hohenschambach, DE)
Title: Linen treatment device with imbalance monitoring, level monitoring, or load monitoring
Patent Number: 7,958,755

Inventors: Lotfi; Ashraf W. (Bridgewater, NJ), Liakopoulos; Trifon M. (Bridgewater, NJ), Filas; Robert W. (Basking Ridge, NJ), Panda; Amrit (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of forming a micromagnetic device
Patent Number: 7,955,868

Inventors: Lotfi; Ashraf W. (Bridgewater, NJ), Tan; Jian (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Method of forming an integrated circuit incorporating higher voltage devices and low voltage devices therein
Patent Number: 7,232,733

Inventors: Lotz; Paul B. (Zieglerville, PA)
Title: Drop chute assembly for paper handling system
Patent Number: 9,051,123

Inventors: Loury; Paul (Coublevie, FR), Joubert Des Ouches; Pascal (Coublevie, FR)
Title: Foldable protective helmet
Patent Number: 7,958,572

Inventors: Lowe; Kevin G. (Virden, IL), Pope; Randy D. (Edinburg, IL), Marsaglia; Michael D. (Springfield, IL)
Title: Dripless funnel assembly
Patent Number: 7,231,870

Inventors: Lu; Lee-Chung (Taipei, TW), Kuo; Chien-Chih (Hsin-Chu, TW), Li; Jian-Yi (Hsin-Chu, TW), Yang; Sheng-Jier (Zhubei, TW)
Title: Dummy pattern design for reducing device performance drift
Patent Number: 7,958,465

Inventors: Lu; Sheng-Hsiao (Anding Township, Tainan County, TW)
Title: Ball pitching machine
Patent Number: 9,050,520

Inventors: Lu; Sheng-I (Kaohsiung, TW), Wu; Johnny En-Chih (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Medical apparatus for atomizing water, gas, and liquid medication
Patent Number: 9,050,432

Inventors: Lubisch; Wilfried (Heidelberg, DE), Moller; Achim (Grunstadt, DE), Treiber; Hans-Jorg (Bruhl, DE), Knopp; Monika (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Substituted amides, their preparation and use
Patent Number: 7,956,093

Inventors: Luby; Michael J. (Bryn Mawr, PA), Howie; Patrick J. (Maple Glen, PA), Parker; Braden C. (Wayne, PA), Kozloff; Jeffrey A. (North Wales, PA), Crook; Jason T. (Philadelphia, PA), Cohen; Daniel J. (Philadelphia, PA), Priest; Adam R. (Glenside, PA)
Title: Method and system for analyzing the effectiveness of marketing strategies
Patent Number: 7,958,000

Inventors: Ludwig; Christopher (White Lake, MI), Greenberger; Hal (Natick, MA), Stark; Michael W. (Acton, MA), Miyazaki; Hiroshi (Framingham, MA)
Title: Automobile audio system
Patent Number: 7,957,540

Inventors: Luesch; Hendrik (Gainesville, FL), Paul; Valerie J. (Fort Pierce, FL), Kwan; Jason C. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Macrocyclic antiproliferation agents and methods of treatment
Patent Number: 9,051,350

Inventors: Lund; Arnold M. (Louisville, CO)
Title: System and method for providing user-selected information to a paging-capable device
Patent Number: 7,956,722

Inventors: Lundquist; Anders (Malmo, SE), Agevik; Markus Gustav (Malmo, SE), Johansson; David (Malmo, SE), Hansson; Anders (Klagerup, SE)
Title: Additional pins on a USB connector
Patent Number: 7,956,618

Inventors: Luxon; Evan Scott (Omaha, NE), Hsu; Jason Joseph (San Jose, CA), Komanski; Christopher Bligh (Gainesville, FL), Martinez; Nicolas Alejandro (Palmetto Bay, FL), Khanna; A. Jay (Potomac, MD)
Title: Universally deployable and expandable bone screw anchor
Patent Number: 9,050,153

Inventors: Lykov; Evgeny (Metsakyla, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for lifting of a mass of water
Patent Number: 9,051,168

Inventors: Ma; Liangping (San Diego, CA), Liu; Weimin (Chatham, NJ), Zeira; Ariela (Huntington, NY), DiFazio; Robert A. (Greenlawn, NY)
Title: Wireless data transmission including assist signals
Patent Number: 9,054,760

Inventors: Maccarrone; Mauro (Teramo, IT), Oddi; Sergio (Teramo, IT), Fezza; Filomena (Rome, IT), Finazzi Agro'; Alessandro (Rome, IT)
Title: Design and synthesis of biotinylated probes for N-acyl-ethanolamines
Patent Number: 7,955,816

Inventors: MacDougall; Trevor (Simsbury, CT), Grunbeck; John J. (Northford, CT), Dunphy; James R. (South Glastonbury, CT), Taverner; Domino (Delray Beach, FL), Daigle; Guy A. (Bristol, CT), Jones; Richard T. (Sanford, FL), Ives, Jr.; Milton E. (Bolton, CT)
Title: Array temperature sensing method and system
Patent Number: 9,052,244

Inventors: Mack; Hans-Dieter (Sontheim, DE)
Title: Drill
Patent Number: 9,050,660

Inventors: Macrae; Nigel Iain Stuart (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Communicating distinct data using polarized data signals
Patent Number: 7,957,425

Inventors: Maddah-Ali; Mohammadali (Piscataway, NJ)
Title: Managing data file transmission
Patent Number: 9,054,920

Inventors: Maeda; Hiroshi (Aichi, JP), Tamura; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Nobuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Nagasako; Shuuya (Kanagawa, JP), Kikkawa; Naohiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Furuhashi; Tomohiro (Kanagawa, JP), Nomura; Tomoichi (Aichi, JP), Hidaka; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Hattori; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tokita; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kunieda; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Ichihashi; Ichiro (Aichi, JP)
Title: Openable sheet processing device
Patent Number: 7,954,800

Inventors: Maeda; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Video output apparatus and video input determination method
Patent Number: 9,055,235

Inventors: Maeda; Takayuki (Aichi-ken, JP), Miyajima; Atsuo (Aichi-ken, JP), Sakazaki; Kazushige (Aichi-ken, JP), Sugita; Kentaro (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Weld joint for fuel tank
Patent Number: 7,955,675

Inventors: Maehata; Hideo (Minamiashigara, JP), Yoshino; Susumu (Minamiashigara, JP), Mizutani; Noriyuki (Minamiashigara, JP), Yoshida; Satoshi (Minamiashigara, JP)
Title: Electrostatic developing toner, method of producing the same, electrostatic developer and image forming method
Patent Number: 7,955,774

Inventors: Maekawa; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device that includes forming a material with a high tensile stress in contact with a semiconductor film to getter impurities from the semiconductor film
Patent Number: 7,232,742

Inventors: Mahmoud; Fadi A. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Method for managing memory space during system initialization
Patent Number: 7,234,047

Inventors: Mailyan; Pavel D. (Yerevan, AM)
Title: Device for correction of the form of dental alveolar arch
Patent Number: 7,955,075

Inventors: Maimets; Lembit (Toronto, CA), Gladstein; Garry (Toronto, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for internal repair of conduits
Patent Number: 9,052,051

Inventors: Maiyuran; Subramaniam (Goldriver, CA), Gianos; Christopher (Sterling, MA)
Title: Multi-channel fractional clock data transfer
Patent Number: 7,958,284

Inventors: Makhlouf; Isam R. (Lake Zurich, IL), Jasper; Steven C. (Hoffman Estates, IL)
Title: Channel estimation using linearly constrained filter coefficients
Patent Number: 7,233,633

Inventors: Maley; Gregory Joseph (Downers Grove, IL)
Title: Dipole strength clip
Patent Number: 9,054,410

Inventors: Malige; Raghupathi (San Jose, CA), Fillingham; Daniel (Santa Clara, CA), Shah; Meher (Union City, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for compressing database objects
Patent Number: 9,053,100

Inventors: Mamaloukas; Jason L. (Milton, FL)
Title: Power conserving mobile transmitter
Patent Number: 7,956,721

Inventors: Manabe; Takahiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Akino; Naruomi (Tochigi-ken, JP)
Title: Method for scaling scattered ray intensity distribution in multi bulbs X-ray CT and multi bulbs X-ray CT apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,502

Inventors: Mandelman; Jack A. (Flat Rock, NC), Hsu; Louis C. (Fishkill, NY), Joshi; Rajiv Vasant (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Body capacitor for SOI memory description
Patent Number: 7,232,745

Inventors: Mandriota; Dane M. (Lake Ronkonkoma, NY)
Title: Pole saw head having a rope setting auxiliary hook
Patent Number: 7,958,640

Inventors: Manferdelli; John L. (Redmond, WA), Marr; Michael David (Sammamish, WA), Krishnaswamy; Vinay (Woodinville, WA), Jakubowski; Mariusz H. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Secure repository with layers of tamper resistance and system and method for providing same
Patent Number: 7,958,373

Inventors: Mangano; Alain (Vieux Moulin, FR), Raisin; Jean-Philippe (Gouvieux, FR)
Title: Exchange and/or scavenging device for a circuit comprising at least one hydraulic motor
Patent Number: 7,231,764

Inventors: Mann; James H. (Hyde Park, VT)
Title: Truckbed access apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,836

Inventors: Mansmann; Kevin A. (Paoli, PA)
Title: Cartilage repair implant with soft bearing surface and flexible anchoring device
Patent Number: 9,050,192

Inventors: Mantena; Gouri (Cary, NC), Markham; Tulasi J. (Peekskill, NY), Pham; Hoa (Cary, NC), Pham; Tuan A. (Cary, NC), Reilly; William J. (Cary, NC), Tan; Yi-Wen (Raleigh, NC), Tran; Mai T. (Gaithersburg, MD), Waite; Debra J. (Clayton, NC)
Title: Allowing updates to database objects
Patent Number: 9,053,143

Inventors: Manthoulis; Orestis (Sausalito, CA), Blackburn; Stuart Lynch (San Ramon, CA), Sahasrabuddhe; Laxman (Davis, CA)
Title: System and method for designing a customized switched metro Ethernet data network
Patent Number: 7,958,208

Inventors: Marcotte; Amy L. (Mason, OH), Woodruff; Scott A. (Cincinnati, OH), Tellio; Karalyn R. (Cincinnati, OH), Vendely; Michael J. (Lebanon, OH), Beckman; Andrew T. (Cincinnati, OH), Torain; Stephen M. (Cincinnati, OH), Stover; Craig D. (Williamston, MI)
Title: Port with conduit wraparound feature
Patent Number: 9,050,446

Inventors: Maresh; Mark Edmund (Bath, MI), Stegner; Eric Allen (Durham, NC)
Title: Calendaring system for managing follow-up appointments
Patent Number: 9,053,467

Inventors: Maria Joseph; Frederic Durairaj (Tamilnadu, IN), Kumar; Keerthi B. (Bangalore, IN), Mansur; Vishal R. (Karnataka, IN), Gaonkar; Chetan L. (Uttar Kannada, IN)
Title: Techniques for managing pinned memory
Patent Number: 9,052,990

Inventors: Marimuthu; Saravanan (Bangalore KRN, IN), Bapat; Sachin (Bangalore KRN, IN), Packirisamy; Sakthivel (Bangalore KRN, IN)
Title: Method and apparatus for clock power saving in multiport latch arrays
Patent Number: 9,053,773

Inventors: Marks De Chabris; Andrew (Toronto, CA)
Title: Method and system for distributing energy
Patent Number: 9,054,559

Inventors: Marshall; Marvin Joseph (Palm Bay, FL)
Title: Line guide
Patent Number: 9,049,851

Inventors: Martauz; Francis D. (Canfield, OH), Scheel; Mark A. (Canfield, OH)
Title: Method of making a seal about a copper-based terminal
Patent Number: 7,954,235

Inventors: Martynus; Cornelia Beate (Nidderau-Osteim, DE), Hecker; Rolf (Kriftel, DE), Freiboth; Sandra (Leiderbach, DE)
Title: Diaper with separator sheet
Patent Number: 9,050,219

Inventors: Martynus; Cornelia Beate (Nidderau-Osteim, DE), Hecker; Rolf (Kriftel, DE), Freiboth; Sandra (Leiderbach, DE), Roe; Donald Carroll (West Chester, OH)
Title: Diaper with separator sheet
Patent Number: 9,050,218

Inventors: Marukame; Takao (Kanagawa, JP), Nishi; Yoshifumi (Niigata, JP), Chen; Jiezhi (Kanagawa, JP), Higashi; Yusuke (Kanagawa, JP), Kurita; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Mitani; Yuuichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kinoshita; Atsuhiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Error correction device, error correction method and computer program product
Patent Number: 9,054,739

Inventors: Maruko; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Phase comparison circuit and data receiving unit
Patent Number: 9,054,689

Inventors: Maruyama; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Ohno; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method of generation of charged particle beam exposure data and charged particle beam exposure method using a block mask
Patent Number: 7,233,011

Inventors: Maruyama; Tsukasa (Akita, JP), Gotoh; Masahiro (Okayama, JP), Ikuta; Tetsuya (Akita, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and method for producing same
Patent Number: 7,956,536

Inventors: Maruyama; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Kojima; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Multilayer piezoelectric element and vibration-wave drive device
Patent Number: 7,233,096

Inventors: Mase; Atsushi (Nagoya, JP), Tanaka; Hidehiko (Nagoya, JP), Shimizu; Hideki (Oobu, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a three-dimensional forming portion
Patent Number: 7,955,461

Inventors: Mashitani; Ken (Neyagawa, JP)
Title: Optical filter and visual display device with optical filter
Patent Number: 7,957,060

Inventors: Masters; Roy (Stockport, GB), Pedley; Christopher Mark (Stockport, GB), Addy; Paul (Stockport, GB), Hazelhurst; Tim (Stockport, GB), Vis; David (Stockport, GB)
Title: Measurement device
Patent Number: 9,052,188

Inventors: Masuda; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Momma; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Hidemasa (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, sensing method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 9,052,668

Inventors: Masuda; Koji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical scanning device and optical scanning method having a light deflector, separation optical system and light beam detecting device
Patent Number: 7,956,318

Inventors: Mather; James (Gloucestershire, GB), Partouche; Ashers (Richmond, TX)
Title: Methods and apparatus to determine and use wellbore diameters
Patent Number: 7,954,252

Inventors: Matherson; Kevin J (Fort Collins, CO), Sobol; Robert E (Fort Collins, CO), Whitman; Christopher A (Fort Collins, CO), Campbell; David Kay (Loveland, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for color non-uniformity correction in a digital camera
Patent Number: 7,233,352

Inventors: Mathiszik; Holger (Eicklingen, DE), Csutak; Sebastian (Houston, TX), Krueger; Volker (Celle, DE)
Title: Fiber optic sensors in MWD Applications
Patent Number: 7,954,560

Inventors: Mathur; Ashish (New Delhi, IN), Jain; Sandeep (Ghaziabad, IN)
Title: Multi-threaded system for performing atomic binary translations
Patent Number: 9,053,035

Inventors: Matsubara; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,233,535

Inventors: Matsuda; Hideki (Fujimi-machi, JP), Tokuyama; Tetsuro (Oita, JP)
Title: Image processing system, projector, program, information storage medium, and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,233,707

Inventors: Matsuda; Ken (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Masamitsu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus and data management method
Patent Number: 9,052,827

Inventors: Matsuda; Naoki (Anjo, JP)
Title: Hands-free communication system for use in automotive vehicle
Patent Number: 7,957,774

Inventors: Matsuda; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of controlling user information and information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,958,140

Inventors: Matsueda; Satoshi (Kakegawa, JP), Kimura; Mareo (Kakegawa, JP), Narita; Keiichi (Kakegawa, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas-purifying catalyst
Patent Number: 7,956,005

Inventors: Matsumoto; Yuzo (Abiko, JP)
Title: Sheet conveying device and control method therefor
Patent Number: 7,954,813

Inventors: Matsuo; Haruyuki (Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo 102-0073, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for fixing component of circuit substrate
Patent Number: 7,232,958

Inventors: Matsushima; Nobuyuki (Saitama, JP), Sasao; Chikako (Saitama, JP), Suzuki; Takao (Aichi, JP)
Title: Wire material for coil expander and coil expander
Patent Number: 7,954,822

Inventors: Matsuyama; Seiji (Kyoto, JP), Sugawara; Takuya (Nirasaki, JP), Ozaki; Shigenori (Amagasaki, JP), Nakanishi; Toshio (Amagasaki, JP), Sasaki; Masaru (Amagasaki, JP)
Title: Substrate processing method
Patent Number: 7,232,772

Inventors: Matsuzaki; Yuichi (Takarazuka, JP)
Title: Composition for controlling plant diseases and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,051,276

Inventors: Matthies; Claus (Ehndorf, DE), Westphal; Jan (Schulp, DE), Zuhlke; Jorn (Neumunster, DE), Lennemann; Friedrich (Neumunster, DE)
Title: Device for winding up a thread
Patent Number: 9,051,152

Inventors: Matus; Gabriel A. (San Francisco, CA), Scullin; Matthew L. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Bulk nano-ribbon and/or nano-porous structures for thermoelectric devices and methods for making the same
Patent Number: 9,051,175

Inventors: Mauch; Kevin (Windsor, CA), Arreguin; Maria (Windsor, CA)
Title: Percutaneous methods for creating native tissue venous valves
Patent Number: 7,955,346

Inventors: Maute; Robert E. (Richardson, TX), Sidhwa; Feroze J. (Carrollton, TX)
Title: Rotating fluid measurement device and method
Patent Number: 9,051,823

Inventors: Mawbey; William T (Temecula, CA), Boyles; William E. (Temecula, CA)
Title: Emergency vehicle alert system and method
Patent Number: 9,053,637

Inventors: May; Dennis J. (Pittsboro, NC), Griggs; Samuel D. (Raleigh, NC), Lowder; Matthew (Durham, NC), Whittlesey; Thomas E. (Apex, NC)
Title: Methods of rucking using low profile ruckers capable of rucking fixed diameter coverings
Patent Number: 7,955,165

Inventors: Mazur; Richard A. (Naperville, IL), Mennie; Douglas U. (Barrington, IL), Munro; Mark C. (Park Ridge, IL), Stromme; Lars R. (Holmestrand, NO), Graves; Bradford T. (Arlington Heights, IL), Jones; William J. (Kenilworth, IL)
Title: Currency processing device
Patent Number: 7,232,024

Inventors: McAdams; Carina Araullo (Wilmington, NC)
Title: Toluate esters for use as reactive and non-reactive diluent in polymer applications
Patent Number: 7,956,213

Inventors: McCalvin; David E. (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Downhole safety valve assembly having sensing capabilities
Patent Number: 7,231,971

Inventors: McClain; Eric E. (Spring, TX), Doster; Michael L. (Spring, TX), Thomas; John C. (Lafayette, LA), Isbell; Matthew R. (Houston, TX), DeGeorge; Jarod (Houston, TX), Jurica; Chad T. (Spring, TX)
Title: Cutting structures for casing component drillout and earth-boring drill bits including same
Patent Number: 7,954,571

Inventors: McClain; Eric E. (Spring, TX), Thomas; John C. (Magnolia, TX), Tyagi; Sarvesh (The Woodlands, TX), Oldham; Jack T. (Conroe, TX), Clark; Lester I. (The Woodlands, TX), Heuser; William (Kuala Lumpur, MY)
Title: Cutting elements configured for casing component drillout and earth boring drill bits including same
Patent Number: 7,954,570

Inventors: McDaniel; Marshall (Dewey, OK)
Title: Chainsaw chain organizer
Patent Number: 9,050,737

Inventors: McDonnell; Philip (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for dynamically adapting a printing appliance to a printer
Patent Number: 9,052,849

Inventors: McEachern; William Ross (Kanata, CA), Brumpton; Aaron Matthew Willis (Ottawa, CA), Buchko; Steven William (Kanata, CA)
Title: System and method of downloading configuration data from a central location to components for a communication switch
Patent Number: 7,234,000

Inventors: McGeehan; James A. (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Lubricant composition
Patent Number: 7,956,018

Inventors: McGrath; Kimberly (Posada, CA), Carpenter; R. Douglas (Tustin, CA)
Title: Compositions of nanometal particles containing a metal or alloy and platinum particles
Patent Number: 7,955,755

Inventors: McKee; Michael (Camp Hill, PA), Colantuono; Robert (Dover, PA), Malehorn; Richard Lee (York, PA)
Title: Card edge connector with an ejector assisting a memory card inserted therein
Patent Number: 7,955,098

Inventors: McLeod; Donald B. (Saskatoon, CA)
Title: Collapsible cart
Patent Number: 9,050,988

Inventors: McPherson; Mathew A. (Norwalk, WI)
Title: Double serving for a bow string
Patent Number: 7,231,915

Inventors: Medicke; John A. (Raleigh, NC), Russell; Feng-wei Chen (Cary, NC), Smith; Michael William (Raleigh, NC), Tan; Ray Zhong (Austin, TX)
Title: Identifying database triggers
Patent Number: 9,053,137

Inventors: Medlock; Joel D. (Los Gatos, CA), Jha; Uma (Placentia, CA), Holmes; David M. (Cupertino, CA), Chen; Andrea Y. J. (Campbell, CA), Kartheepan; Madasamy (San Jose, CA)
Title: Dynamically reconfigurable universal transmitter system
Patent Number: 7,233,810

Inventors: Meersoek; Martinus Johannes Pieter (Huizen, NL)
Title: Systems and methods for strapping a set of documents
Patent Number: 9,051,069

Inventors: Meier; Vincent R. (Topeka, KS)
Title: Cement silo loading system
Patent Number: 9,051,137

Inventors: Melvin; Robert (Portland, OR), Davis, III; Leland Stanford (Portland, OR)
Title: Hitch-coupling tool
Patent Number: 9,050,720

Inventors: Mendelson; Abraham (Haifa, IL), Mandelblat; Julius (Haifa, IL), Novakovsky; Larisa (Haifa, IL)
Title: Device, system and method of managing a resource request
Patent Number: 7,958,510

Inventors: Mercer; Paul (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Displaying mnemonic abbreviations for commands
Patent Number: 9,053,088

Inventors: Merkel; Harald (Lindome, SE), Herolf; Per (Lidingo, SE), Mangold; Stephan (Molndal, SE)
Title: System for power distribution and communication
Patent Number: 9,054,552

Inventors: Merken-Schiller; Richard (Dusseldorf, DE), Eberhardt; Stefan (Aachen, DE), Czechowski; Pamela (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Method and device for packing products in films and film-packed product
Patent Number: 7,231,752

Inventors: Merrill; Michael J. (Reno, NV)
Title: Tire georeinforcing system
Patent Number: 9,051,707

Inventors: Merritt; Steven J. (Kearney, NE), Brown; Gene W. (Kearney, NE)
Title: Environmentally friendly acid neutralizing cartridge
Patent Number: 7,232,521

Inventors: Meyder; Volkhart (Odenwald, DE), Pankoke; Ing Steffen (Erlenbach, DE), Muller; Dieter (Wurzburg, DE)
Title: Method and device for analyzing the effects of the vibrations of a vehicle transmitted to a person
Patent Number: 7,958,783

Inventors: Meyer, Jr.; Louis A. (Cherokee, OK)
Title: Portable corral and method
Patent Number: 7,958,616

Inventors: Meyer-Blumenroth; Ulrich (Idstein-Woersdorf, DE), Voigt; Reinhard (Gotha, DE)
Title: Filter module and system having spirally wound membrane filters, and method for the production thereof
Patent Number: 9,050,564

Inventors: Meylan; Arnaud (San Diego, CA), Giaretta; Gerardo (San Diego, CA), Laganier; Julien H. (San Diego, CA), Sundararajan; Jay Kumar (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for requesting and sharing network performance information (NPI)
Patent Number: 9,055,514

Inventors: Meyrahn; Joachim (Erzhausen, DE), Ebert; Detlef (Bad Nauheim, DE)
Title: Clip machine and method for adjusting a clip machine
Patent Number: 7,954,231

Inventors: Mi; Xiang-Dong (Rochester, NY), Zhu; Xinyu (Rochester, NY)
Title: Turning film having multiple slopes
Patent Number: 7,957,082

Inventors: Michaut; Marc (L'Horme, FR)
Title: Method and installation for ultrasound inspection of butt-welding of two transverse ends of two metal strips
Patent Number: 9,052,273

Inventors: Michiel; Richard J. (Nesconset, NY)
Title: Apparatus for deterring and detecting tampering with a bottleneck cap of a bottle and method for the same
Patent Number: 9,051,097

Inventors: Mies; Johannes (Koerperich, DE)
Title: Faulted circuit indicator device having an improved clamping mechanism
Patent Number: 7,956,763

Inventors: Miki; Sadao (Kyoto, JP), Kuwahara; Masaki (Kyoto, JP), Nakahata; Yoshihiro (Aichi, JP), Sunada; Tsutomu (Aichi, JP)
Title: Colorant for ocular lenses and material for colored ocular lenses using the colorant
Patent Number: 7,232,896

Inventors: Milbocker; Michael T. (Holliston, MA)
Title: In situ bonds
Patent Number: 9,050,388

Inventors: Miller; Donald C. (Fallbrook, CA), Allen; David J. (Santa Cruz, CA), Smithson; Robert A. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,232,395

Inventors: Miller; John L. (Lake Oswego, OR), Archer; Cynthia Iseman (Beaverton, OR), Worley; Milton S. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Image correction across multiple spectral regimes
Patent Number: 7,957,608

Inventors: Miller; Willis (Cuyahoga Falls, OH), Zaugg; Matthew R. (Munroe Falls, OH), Block; James (North Lawrence, OH), Graef; H. Thomas (Bolivar, OH), Ramachandran; Natarajan (Uniontown, OH), Enright; Jeffery M. (Akron, OH), Douglass; Mark A. (North Canton, OH), Blackson; Dale H. (Highland Heights, OH)
Title: Banking system controlled responsive to data bearing records
Patent Number: 7,954,703

Inventors: Minard; Philippe (Saint Medard sur Ille, FR), Pintos; Jean-Francois (Bourgbarre, FR), Louzir; Ali (Rennes, FR)
Title: Compact portable antenna for digital terrestrial television with frequency rejection
Patent Number: 7,956,816

Inventors: Minica; Stuart (La Vermia, TX), Taboada; John Martin (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Archery laser arrow
Patent Number: 7,231,721

Inventors: Mintz; Michael (Corpus Christi, TX)
Title: Dual modality container for storing and transporting frac sand and frac liquid
Patent Number: 9,051,801

Inventors: Mireles; Nicholas Stone (New York, NY)
Title: Dispensing and housing apparatuses for hand sanitizer and other dispensable products
Patent Number: 9,050,620

Inventors: Mirzaei; Ahmad (Orlando, FL), Mikhemar; Mohyee Salahelden (Aliso Viejo, CA), Pan; Meng-An (Irvine, CA), Magoon; Rahul (Irvine, CA)
Title: Transmitter diversity with a passive mixer network
Patent Number: 9,054,762

Inventors: Misuda; Katsutoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording medium, image-forming method employing the same, process for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,232,600

Inventors: Misumi; Sadahito (Ibaraki, JP), Matsumura; Takeshi (Ibaraki, JP), Hosokawa; Kazuhito (Ibaraki, JP), Kondou; Hiroyuki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Process for producing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,232,709

Inventors: Misura; Michael S. (Norton, OH), Sheperd; Robert R. (Mogadore, OH)
Title: Glass washing machine with conveyor and brush speed control
Patent Number: 7,232,493

Inventors: Mitchell; William S. (McKenzie, TN), Johnson; Roy Trence (McKenzie, TN)
Title: Fine bubble airlift device
Patent Number: 7,954,791

Inventors: Mitrovic; Andrej S. (Phoenix, AZ), Strang; Eric J. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Method and system for monitoring component consumption
Patent Number: 7,233,878

Inventors: Mitsuya; Yusuke (Yokohama, JP), Naruoka; Yoshihiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mail feeding device
Patent Number: 7,954,805

Inventors: Miura; Saya (Yokohama, JP), Miyashita; Tsuneo (Yokohama, JP), Ishizuka; Yuka (Yokohama, JP), Sudoh; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP), Hasegawa; Junichi (Machida, JP)
Title: Electronic device having a display displaying a symbol indicating execution of a function
Patent Number: 9,052,763

Inventors: Miura; Susumu (Sapporo, JP), Hatano; Takahisa (Sapporo, JP), Abe; Hideki (Sapporo, JP)
Title: Display controller, image display and method for transferring control data
Patent Number: 7,233,307

Inventors: Miyahara; Seiichiro (Ibaraki, JP), Okumura; Chiaki (Ibaraki, JP), Fukui; Naoki (Ibaraki, JP), Akamatsu; Megumi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Method of measuring the number of bacteria, device of measuring the number of bacteria and cell used in the device
Patent Number: 7,955,493

Inventors: Miyajima; Jun (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus, control method thereof, and storage medium for performing duplex printing
Patent Number: 9,050,842

Inventors: Miyakawa; Nobuhiro (Ashiya, JP), Yasukawa; Shinji (Shiojiri, JP), Hiraga; Tomotake (Shiojiri, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Suwa-shi, JP)
Title: Photoconductor, photoconductor cartridge and image-forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,955,770

Inventors: Miyake; Kenji (Anjo, JP), Masuda; Koichi (Obu, JP)
Title: Vehicular apparatus, mobile phone, and instrument coordination system
Patent Number: 9,055,158

Inventors: Miyata; Koji (Ehime, JP)
Title: Slot-in type disk apparatus
Patent Number: 7,958,522

Inventors: Miyatake; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device including a sense amplifier
Patent Number: 9,053,760

Inventors: Mizrachi; Boaz (Haifa, IL), Ur; Shmuel (Shorashim, IL)
Title: Application data replication between computers
Patent Number: 7,958,082

Inventors: Mizuno; Seiichiro (Hamamatsu, JP), Funakoshi; Haruhiro (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Sensor apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,917

Inventors: Mizutani; Satoshi (Kagawa, JP), Noda; Yuki (Kagawa, JP), Ishikawa; Hideyuki (Kagawa, JP), Kimura; Akihiro (Kagawa, JP)
Title: Nonwoven fabric, nonwoven fabric manufacturing method, and nonwoven fabric manufacturing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,213

Inventors: Mochizuki; Fumihiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical functional film, method of forming the same, and spatial light modulator, spatial light modulator array, image forming device and flat panel display using the same
Patent Number: 7,233,029

Inventors: Mohanty; Saraju P. (Denton, TX), Kougianos; Elias (Denton, TX)
Title: Methodology for nanoscale technology based mixed-signal system design
Patent Number: 9,053,276

Inventors: Moir; Robert (Scituate, MA), Tanzi; Rudolph (Hull, MA)
Title: Methods of diagnosing alzheimer's disease by detecting antibodies to cross-linked .beta.-amyloid oligomers
Patent Number: 7,955,812

Inventors: Molander; John Carroll (Cincinnati, OH), Wallack; David Allan (Hillsboro, OR), Lam; Joseph Hung (Ho Chi Minh, VN), Desai; Fred Naval (Fairfield, OH), Dalal; Urmish Popatal (Milford, OH), Kline; Mark James (Okeana, OH)
Title: Articles comprising impregnated thermoplastic members and method of manufacturing the articles
Patent Number: 9,050,216

Inventors: Molino; Bruce F. (Slingerlands, NY), Liu; Shuang (Schenectady, NY), Sambandam; Aruna (Delmar, NY), Guzzo; Peter R. (Niskayuna, NY), Hu; Min (Watervliet, NY), Zha; Congxiang (Schenectady, NY), Nacro; Kassoum (Albany, NY), Manning; David D. (Duanesburg, NY), Isherwood; Matthew L. (Delmar, NY), Fleming; Kristen N. (Clifton Park, NY), Cui; Wenge (Clifton Park, NY), Olson; Richard E. (Orange, CT)
Title: Aryl- and heteroaryl-substituted tetrahydrobenzazepines and use thereof to block reuptake of norepinephrine, dopamine, and serotonin
Patent Number: 7,956,050

Inventors: Momma; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Methods and systems for computer analysis of skin image
Patent Number: 7,233,693

Inventors: Momtaz; Afshin (Laguna Hills, CA)
Title: Low power high-speed output driver
Patent Number: 7,956,645

Inventors: Monbarren; Marty (Zephyrhills, FL), Monbarren; Kenten (San Antonio, FL)
Title: Reusable bottle cap
Patent Number: 9,051,092

Inventors: Mongia; Rajiv (Fremont, CA)
Title: Air mover for device surface cooling
Patent Number: 7,957,140

Inventors: Mongia; Rajiv K. (Fremont, CA), MacDonald; Mark (Beaverton, OR), Hernandez-Pacheco; Eduardo (Beaverton, OR), Wikander; Jered H. (Portland, OR)
Title: Electronic device thermal management
Patent Number: 7,957,131

Inventors: Monkman; Andrew (Durham, GB), Al-Attar; Hameed (Durham, GB)
Title: Multilayer organic device
Patent Number: 9,054,317

Inventors: Moon; Jung-Ick (Daejeon, KR), Yun; Je-Hoon (Daejeon, KR), Cho; In-Kui (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Seong-Min (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Apparatus for transmitting/receiving energy using a resonance structure in an energy system
Patent Number: 9,054,745

Inventors: Mooney; Gillian (Montauk, NY), Mooney; Brian (Montauk, NY)
Title: Infant bottle with formula dispensing means
Patent Number: 9,050,242

Inventors: Mooney; Philip D. (Sellersville, PA), Rao; Sangeetha (Allentown, PA)
Title: Smart BLUETOOTH interface gateway to mate a non-BLUETOOTH wireless device with a BLUETOOTH headset
Patent Number: 7,233,808

Inventors: Moore; John T. (Boise, ID)
Title: Transistor with nitrogen-hardened gate oxide
Patent Number: 7,233,047

Inventors: Moore; Robert C. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Weighted linear bilingual word alignment model
Patent Number: 7,957,953

Inventors: Moore; Steven R. (Pittsford, NY), DeGruchy; Paul J. (Hilton, NY), Knausdorf; Peter J. (Henrietta, NY), Fletcher; Gerald M. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Apparatus, method and system for feedforward of sheet electrostatic tacking parameters to image transfer subsystem in image transfer apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,656

Inventors: Moran; Steven E. (Oro Valley, AZ)
Title: Light detection and ranging systems and related methods
Patent Number: 7,956,988

Inventors: Morard; Jean-Pierre (Rueil-Malmaison, FR)
Title: Method for navigating within a search result obtained by means of a search engine
Patent Number: 9,053,204

Inventors: Moreci; Steve (Hopedale, MA)
Title: Medical devices
Patent Number: 7,232,429

Inventors: Morgan; G. Chad (Chattanooga, TN)
Title: Ultrasound device with cavity for conductive medium
Patent Number: 9,050,053

Inventors: Mori; Nobuaki (Ichihara, JP), Matsumura; Yasushi (Ichihara, JP), Morizawa; Yoshitomi (Yokohama, JP), Kaminuma; Toshihiko (Yokohama, JP), Aoki; Yuuichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Process for producing (4E)-5-chloro-2-isopropyl-4-pentenoate and optically active form thereof
Patent Number: 7,232,925

Inventors: Moriarty; Peter Mark (Knaresborough, GB), Tankard; Michael Paul (Harrogate, GB)
Title: Rotor position detection in an electrical machine
Patent Number: 7,233,873

Inventors: Morinaga; Masanobu (Kawasaki, JP), Miyazaki; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Fukuyama; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication quality evaluation method, derivation device, communication quality evaluation system and computer program
Patent Number: 7,957,303

Inventors: Morioka; Kazuhiro (Kyoto, JP), Kawase; Akira (Hyogo, JP), Saitou; Yui (Osaka, JP), Yoshida; Shinsuke (Hyogo, JP), Mifune; Tatsuo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Plasma display panel having front panel with bismuth trioxide-containing dielectric layer
Patent Number: 7,956,541

Inventors: Morise; Taisei (Sakai, JP)
Title: Spinning reel drag mechanism
Patent Number: 7,232,087

Inventors: Morishita; Yuuichirou (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Dial operation device for vehicle
Patent Number: 9,050,892

Inventors: Morita; Hideyo (Minamiawaji, JP), Nagamine; Hiroshi (Sumoto, JP)
Title: Portable power source apparatus capable of holding circular cylindrical batteries
Patent Number: 9,054,541

Inventors: Moritz; Werner (Berlin, DE), Szeponik; Jan (Berlin, DE)
Title: Semiconductor type hydrogen sensor, detection method and hydrogen detecting device
Patent Number: 7,231,810

Inventors: Moriya; Masayoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ishii; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Seki; Tetsuo (Kawasaki, JP), Hamada; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Oka; Kenji (Kobe, JP), Ohta; Akihiro (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method and device for distance measurement by pulse radar
Patent Number: 7,233,279

Inventors: Morrison; Jeffery (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Casing relief valve
Patent Number: 9,051,809

Inventors: Mosko; Marc E. (Santa Cruz, CA), Solis; Ignacio (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Proportionally fair-share time slot reservations with a fast increase, slow decrease rate controller
Patent Number: 7,957,410

Inventors: Moss; Roy Gideon (Palo Alto, CA), Keithley; Douglas Gene (Boise, ID), Bartle; David Alan (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for image processing
Patent Number: 7,957,016

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Niro; Masaichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and system for remote diagnostic, control and information collection based on various communication modes for sending messages to users
Patent Number: 7,958,236

Inventors: Motta; Giovanni (Dana Point, CA), Chen; Shao-Chun (Irvine, CA)
Title: Efficient generator of update packages for mobile devices that uses non-ELF preprocessing
Patent Number: 7,958,502

Inventors: Moyer; William C. (Dripping Springs, TX)
Title: Debug trace messaging with one or more characteristic indicators
Patent Number: 7,958,401

Inventors: Moyer; William C. (Dripping Springs, TX), Taylor; Kelly K. (Austin, TX)
Title: Population count approximation circuit and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,958,173

Inventors: Mruk; Ralf (Lipperscheid, LU), Schmitz; Frank (Bissen, LU), Roskamp; Robert Fokko (Trier, DE), Kaes; Christian Jean-Marie (Schrondweiler, LU)
Title: Rubber composition and runflat tire
Patent Number: 9,050,856

Inventors: Mu; Cheng (Toronto, CA), Lutoslawski; Jaroslaw (Scarborough, CA), Muizelaar; Richard D. (Mississauga, CA), Hu; Fuzheng (Toronto, CA)
Title: Power transmission damper for a torque limiter
Patent Number: 7,955,178

Inventors: Muda; Marco (Cambridge, MA), Jiang; Xuliang (Braintree, MA), McKenna; Sean D. (Duxbury, MA)
Title: FSH glycosylation variant D3N
Patent Number: 7,956,034

Inventors: Mueller; Edgar (Heroldsbach, DE), Vester; Markus (Nuremberg, DE)
Title: Method for magnetic resonance imaging with correction for fluctuations in the tramsission field strength
Patent Number: 7,233,145

Inventors: Muir; Brockett (Charlottesville, VA)
Title: Communication link termination indication signal method and apparatus
Patent Number: 9,055,583

Inventors: Mulholland; Keith Raymond (Harlow, GB), Ross; Andrew R (Irvine, GB), Slater; Graham Ralph (Stevenage, GB), Smith; Gillian Elizabeth (Tonbridge, GB)
Title: Process to prepare (1-carboxymethyl)-pyrimidinone compounds
Patent Number: 7,232,902

Inventors: Mullen; Jeffrey David (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Dynamic credit card with magnetic stripe and embedded encoder and methods for using the same to provide a copy-proof credit card
Patent Number: 7,954,705

Inventors: Munguia; Peter R. (Chandler, AZ), Gilsdorf; Kyle D. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus for booting from a selection of multiple boot images
Patent Number: 7,234,051

Inventors: Munro; Chad (Mabou, CA)
Title: Device and method for bone imaging
Patent Number: 9,050,396

Inventors: Munster; Bernhard (Messstetten, DE), Jerger; Franz (Albstadt, DE), Maier; Thomas (Albstadt, DE), Medugorac; Zl'atan (Ulm, DE)
Title: Transport cart for needle boards
Patent Number: 7,954,214

Inventors: Murakami; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Honda; Yukio (Osaka, JP), Yokote; Shizuka (Osaka, JP), Asano; Yoshinari (Fukui, JP), Wada; Yukitoshi (Osaka, JP), Hirose; Hideo (Osaka, JP), Matsushita; Yasuaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Permanent magnet synchronous motor
Patent Number: 7,233,092

Inventors: Murakami; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,136

Inventors: Murakami; Tomoko (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for recommending information, and non-transitory computer readable medium thereof
Patent Number: 9,055,340

Inventors: Murakami; Yasuhara (Hitachi, JP), Hidaka; Takahiro (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Photosensitive resin composition, photosensitive element using the same, method for producing resist pattern and method for producing printed wiring board
Patent Number: 7,232,647

Inventors: Murakoshi; Yuichi (Obu, JP), Yoshida; Koji (Obu, JP)
Title: Fuel supply device
Patent Number: 7,954,476

Inventors: Muraoka; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Chemical liquid supplying apparatus
Patent Number: 9,054,139

Inventors: Murata; Tatsuya (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Disk drive and information processing system having the same
Patent Number: 7,957,235

Inventors: Murphy; Michael P. (Dunedin, NZ), Smith; Robin A. J. (Dunedin, NZ)
Title: Mitochondrially targeted antioxidants
Patent Number: 7,232,809

Inventors: Muthuswamy; Sivakumar (Plantation, FL), Yeager; David (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Microphone system for a communication device
Patent Number: 7,233,679

Inventors: Nabeta; Noboru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Projection-type display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,956

Inventors: Nagai; Katsuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kiguchi; Shinya (Hyogo, JP), Koyama; Hiroya (Hyogo, JP), Hume; William Ewan (Hyogo, JP), Tsujimoto; Satoshi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Method for producing 4'-ethynyl d4T
Patent Number: 9,051,288

Inventors: Nagayama; Masaki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Vehicle seat having light alloy frame provided with airbag module
Patent Number: 7,232,150

Inventors: Nair; Kamlesh P. (Florence, KY), Grenci; Joseph J. (Florence, KY), Basu; Sayanti (Pasadena, TX), Gray; Steven D. (Mequon, WI)
Title: High flow liquid crystalline polymer composition
Patent Number: 9,051,514

Inventors: Naito; Masakazu (Fukushima, JP)
Title: Battery pack
Patent Number: 7,955,727

Inventors: Nakabayashi; Hajime (Yamanashi, JP), Sugawara; Takuya (Yamanashi, JP), Kobayashi; Takashi (Hyogo, JP), Kitagawa; Junichi (Hyogo, JP), Tanaka; Yoshitsugu (Yamanashi, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of fin-type field effect transistor
Patent Number: 7,955,922

Inventors: Nakabayashi; Takaaki (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Yoshihiro (Hachioji, JP), Okuma; Toshiyuki (Chofu, JP)
Title: Mounting mechanism and head-mounted image display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,822

Inventors: Nakadaira; Tadakatsu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device with cooperating groove and insert sealing structure and manufacturing method therefor
Patent Number: 7,956,537

Inventors: Nakajima; Tsutomu (Higashimurayama, JP), Yoshida; Keiichi (Musashimurayama, JP)
Title: Optimized layout for multi-bit memory banks each with two data latches and two arithmetic circuits
Patent Number: 7,233,523

Inventors: Nakamura; Masatoshi (Gunma, JP), Nakazato; Masahiro (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Wiper apparatus and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,956,502

Inventors: Nakamura; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,910

Inventors: Nakamura; Takaki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Computer system, storage system and method for saving storage area by integrating same data
Patent Number: 7,958,328

Inventors: Nakano; Shirou (Osaka, JP), Yoshida; Sachio (Osaka, JP), Hayama; Ryouhei (Mie, JP)
Title: Vehicle steering apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,850

Inventors: Nakano; Susumu (Hitachi, JP), Ichinose; Masaya (Hitachiota, JP), Watanabe; Masanori (Chiyoda, JP), Tsubouchi; Kuniyoshi (Mito, JP), Fukushima; Toshihiko (Tsuchiura, JP), Watanabe; Masatoshi (Ushiku, JP)
Title: Gas turbine power generator plant and silencer for the same
Patent Number: 7,958,717

Inventors: Nakata; Haruo (Sakai, JP), Shimamura; Takashi (Sakai, JP)
Title: Flareless pipe coupling structure, flareless pipe coupling method, and on-site pipe coupling method
Patent Number: 7,954,856

Inventors: Nakaya; Yoshihito (Kanagawa, JP), Kito; Eiichi (Kanagawa, JP), Tanabe; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Order processing system for performing image reproduction processing in response to order for reproducing digital image data
Patent Number: 7,957,028

Inventors: Nakaya; Yuichiro (Suginami-ku, JP)
Title: Encoding and decoding method and apparatus using plus and/or minus rounding of images
Patent Number: 7,233,704

Inventors: Nangle; David J. (Loveland, OH), Meckler; Andreu P. (Mentor, OH), Henson; Robert (Loveland, OH)
Title: Semi-automatic brazing device
Patent Number: 9,050,675

Inventors: Narang; Ankur (New Delhi, IN), Soman; Jyothish (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Distributed data scalable adaptive map-reduce framework
Patent Number: 9,053,067

Inventors: Narasimhan; Saroja (Matawan, NJ), Vena; Lou Ann Christine (Scotch Plains, NJ)
Title: Method and compositions for providing natural appearing hair color
Patent Number: 7,232,466

Inventors: Narayanan; Karthikeyan (Singapore, SG), Wan; Andrew Chwee Aun (Singapore, SG), Ying; Jackie Y. (Singapore, SG), Erathodiyil; Nandanan (Singapore, SG)
Title: Glucose-PEG conjugates for reducing glucose transport into a cell
Patent Number: 9,051,418

Inventors: Narimatsu; Hisashi (Tsukuba, JP), Kimata; Koji (Nagoya, JP), Yada; Toshikazu (Kuwana, JP), Sato; Takashi (Tsukuba, JP), Goto; Masanori (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Chondroitin synthase and nucleic acid encoding the enzyme
Patent Number: 7,232,676

Inventors: Narimatsu; Hisashi (Tsukuba, JP), Sugioka; Shigemi (Tsukuba, JP), Mochizuki; Hideo (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Sulfotransferase, its polypeptide and DNA encoding the same
Patent Number: 7,232,675

Inventors: Narula; Anubhav P. S. (Hazlet, NJ), Arruda; Edward Mark (Cliffwood, NJ), Schiet; Franc T. (Naarden, NL)
Title: Derivatives of decahydro-cycloprop[e]indene compounds and their use in perfume compositions
Patent Number: 7,232,795

Inventors: Natori; Eiji (Chino, JP), Kijima; Takeshi (Matsumoto, JP), Furuyama; Koichi (Sayama, JP), Tasaki; Yuzo (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric device having a ferroelectric film including a solid solution
Patent Number: 7,956,519

Inventors: Natzle; Wesley C. (New Paltz, NY), Mo; Renee T. (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Jha; Rashmi (Wappingers Falls, NY), Schonenberg; Kathryn T. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Conti; Richard A. (Katonah, NY)
Title: Structure and method to control oxidation in high-k gate structures
Patent Number: 7,955,926

Inventors: Nechitailo; Nicholas V. (King George, VA)
Title: Optical fiber sensor for quantitative monitoring of deflection from high-speed launcher operation conditions
Patent Number: 7,956,733

Inventors: Nedele; Martin (Reutlingen, DE)
Title: Ceramic armoring and method for the production of ceramic armoring
Patent Number: 7,954,417

Inventors: Nedzlek; Kevin (Howell, MI)
Title: Actuated material removal tool
Patent Number: 9,050,657

Inventors: Nelson; Richard (Irvine, CA), Sprague; Brian (Irvine, CA), McMullin; Donald (Laguna Hills, CA), Prodan; Richard (Boulder, CO), Vorenkamp; Pieter (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for converting a signal from a first analog format to a second analog format
Patent Number: 7,233,778

Inventors: Neto; Luiz Ferreira Maracaja (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Pharyngeal ultrasound guide
Patent Number: 9,050,019

Inventors: Nett; Hans-Peter (Adenau, DE), Deigner; Thomas (Pfedelbach, DE)
Title: Differential gear
Patent Number: 7,955,209

Inventors: Neu; Thorben (Hollywood, CA), Wadsworth; John (Los Angeles, CA), Sinclair; Ian (Rochester, NY), Meyers; Jeff (Rochester, NY), Seil; Oliver Duncan (Pasadena, CA), Sween; Barry P. (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Rechargeable battery packs and related methods
Patent Number: 7,956,576

Inventors: Ng; Yin Ming Samson (Sherwood Park, CA), Jansen; Wayne Benidect (Edmonton, CA), Liu; Kevin (Fort McMurray, CA), Tang; Shao-Shan (Calgary, CA)
Title: High temperature froth underwash in an oil sand bitumen extraction separation vessel
Patent Number: 9,051,518

Inventors: Nghiem; Bernard (Arsy, FR), Zagdoun; Georges (La Garenne Colombes, FR), Sondergard; Elin (Bourg la Reine, FR), Garrec; Ronan (Asnieres sur Seine, FR), Royer; Eddy (Asnieres, FR), Kharchenko; Andriy (Palaiseau, FR), Lelarge; Anne (Paris, FR), Barthel; Etienne (Bourg la Reine, FR)
Title: Antifouling material and production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,687

Inventors: Nichols; Mitchell A. (Spencer, WV)
Title: Circuit breakers and circuit breaker box
Patent Number: 7,957,121

Inventors: Nielsen; Peter (Fredericia, DK), Moth; Klaus (Kolding, DK), Karlsson; Ulrik (Fredericia, DK)
Title: Fuel cell housing and fuel cell assemblies
Patent Number: 7,955,742

Inventors: Nieto; Alberto (Champaign, IL)
Title: Friable sandstone structural blocks
Patent Number: 7,232,599

Inventors: Niimi; Teruyuki (Nagoya, JP), Yoshioka; Hirofumi (Nagoya, JP), Sato; Yutaka (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Insect pest control method
Patent Number: 9,051,569

Inventors: Niki; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP), Miyashita; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Bias current circuit and semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 9,054,633

Inventors: Nishida; Kentaro (Susono, JP)
Title: Control device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,051,894

Inventors: Nishida; Teruo (Ube-shi, Yamaguchi 755-0152, JP), Inui; Makoto (Ube, JP), Nakamura; Masatsugu (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Peptide containing Ser-Ser-Ser-Arg
Patent Number: 7,232,881

Inventors: Nishide; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP), Tsuchiya; Shigemi (Tokyo, JP), Koike; Shin (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Yoshinobu (Tokyo, JP), Inagawa; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP), Yano; Masashi (Tokyo, JP), Kawaseki; Yoshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Oil or fat compositions
Patent Number: 7,232,586

Inventors: Nishikawa; Naoyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,957,044

Inventors: Nishimoto; Yasunori (Kanagawa, JP), Katsumura; Yoshiteru (Kanagawa, JP), Fukuyama; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Shimamura; Naoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Servo write method and servo write system for hard-disk drive
Patent Number: 7,957,087

Inventors: Nishimura; Suzushi (Tokyo, JP), Jeong; Soon Moon (Tokyo, JP), Fukuda; Maki (Tokyo, JP), Shibanuma; Toshihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light extraction transparent substrate for organic EL element, and organic EL element using the same
Patent Number: 9,052,096

Inventors: Nishino; Shigeyoshi (Yamaguchi, JP), Hirotsu; Kenji (Yamaguchi, JP), Shima; Hidetaka (Yamaguchi, JP), Harada; Takashi (Yamaguchi, JP), Oda; Hiroyuki (Yamaguchi, JP)
Title: Process for producing quinazolin-4-one and derivatives thereof
Patent Number: 7,232,903

Inventors: Nishioka; Kazuyuki (Kobe, JP), Terakawa; Katsumi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Rubber composition for tire and tire using the same
Patent Number: 7,956,130

Inventors: Nishizawa; Itaru (Koganei, JP), Imaki; Tsuneyuki (Tokyo, JP), Fujiwara; Shinji (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Query processing method for stream data processing systems
Patent Number: 7,958,108

Inventors: Nising; Carl Friedrich (Langenfeld, DE), Kunz; Klaus (Dusseldorf, DE), Greul; Jorg Nico (Leichlingen, DE), Helmke; Hendrik (Liederbach, DE), Peris; Gorka (Koln, DE), Benting; Jurgen (Leichlingen, DE), Dahmen; Peter (Neuss, DE), Hauser-Hahn; Isolde (Leverkusen, DE), Heinemann; Ines (Hofheim, DE), Paulitz; Christian (Liederbach am Taunus, DE), Schmutzler; Dirk (Hattersheim, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE), Tsuchiya; Tomoki (Dusseldorf, DE), Braun; Christoph Andreas (Dusseldorf, DE), Meissner; Ruth (Leverkusen, DE), Knobloch; Thomas (Chatillon d'Azergues, FR)
Title: Phenyl(oxy/thio)alkanol derivatives
Patent Number: 9,051,277

Inventors: Nitta; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Ueda; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Yamaguchi; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP), Furuya; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Otsuka; Akihiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Blower control device, blower control method, and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 9,052,882

Inventors: Nobile; Gaetano J. (Hobart, NY)
Title: Operator face shield for outdoor power equipment
Patent Number: 9,050,736

Inventors: Nobileau; Philippe Constant (Villefranche sur Mer, FR)
Title: High collapse resistance solid expandable technology
Patent Number: 9,051,789

Inventors: Nobileau; Philippe Constant (Villefranche sur Mer, FR)
Title: Foldable composite tubular structure
Patent Number: 9,052,054

Inventors: Noceti; Dante (Santa Margherita Ligure, IT)
Title: Shut-off member of a pressure reducing valve of a pressure regulator device, and pressure regulator device having such shut-off member
Patent Number: 9,052,020

Inventors: Noda; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,957,638

Inventors: Noda; Yuki (Kagawa, JP), Ishikawa; Hideyuki (Kagawa, JP), Mizutani; Satoshi (Kagawa, JP), Kimura; Akihiro (Kagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing multilayer nonwoven fabric
Patent Number: 7,955,549

Inventors: Nodine; Mark H (Austin, TX)
Title: Generating test benches for pre-silicon validation of retimed complex IC designs against a reference design
Patent Number: 7,956,636

Inventors: Nodine; Mark H. (Austin, TX)
Title: Generating test benches for pre-silicon validation of retimed complex IC designs against a reference design
Patent Number: 9,053,265

Inventors: Noe; Andreas (Kerken, DE)
Title: Stretch-leveling metal strip
Patent Number: 7,954,351

Inventors: Noest; Peter (Munich, DE), Kastner; Martin (Munich, DE)
Title: Systems and methods to provide compensated feedback phase information
Patent Number: 9,054,642

Inventors: Nogami; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshio; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Shuzo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for producing semiconductor device, polishing apparatus, and polishing method
Patent Number: 7,232,760

Inventors: Noguchi; Junji (Ome, JP), Ohashi; Naohumi (Hannou, JP), Saito; Tatsuyuki (Ome, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device and fabrication method for semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,232,757

Inventors: Noh; Jung Eun (Gyunggi-do, KR), Han; Seung Heon (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Jong Woon (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Sung Jun (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lim; Seung Mo (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Inertial sensor for detecting angular velocity
Patent Number: 9,052,195

Inventors: Nomura; Ryoji (Kanagawa, JP), Takasu; Takako (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Hiroko (Tokyo, JP), Tokuda; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Pyrene derivative, light emitting element, and light emitting device
Patent Number: 7,232,619

Inventors: Nomura; Yujiro (Shiojiri, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Suwa, JP)
Title: Lens array and line head
Patent Number: 7,956,885

Inventors: Nonogaki; Nobuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Akiba; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Fukaya; Tetsuji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Trace data and power measurement data matching apparatus and method that adds synchronization markers
Patent Number: 7,234,068

Inventors: Nottebaum; Lynde J. (San Diego, CA), McClure; Thomas D. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Methods, systems, and computer program products for producing theoretical mass spectral fragmentation patterns of chemical structures
Patent Number: 7,957,916

Inventors: Nozaki; Takeshi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Motor control apparatus
Patent Number: 9,054,626

Inventors: Nozato; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Sugita; Mitsuro (Tokyo, JP), Hirose; Futoshi (Yokohama, JP), Katayama; Akihiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical tomographic imaging method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,948

Inventors: Numnual; Phichet (Pathumthani, TH), Nakano; Takashi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Sector blade driving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,955,009

Inventors: O'Brien; Colleen A. (Oakland, CA), Botkin; Jonathan (El Cerrito, CA), Reimers; Andrew G. (Reno, NV)
Title: Flexible wind deflector for photovoltaic array perimeter assembly
Patent Number: 7,956,281

Inventors: O'Connell; David (Greensboro, NC)
Title: Personal cell sampling kit
Patent Number: 7,232,681

Inventors: O'Lenick; Kevin Anthony (Dacula, GA), O'Lenick, Jr.; Anthony J. (Dacula, GA)
Title: Star silicone polymers
Patent Number: 7,956,152

Inventors: O'Neill; Daniel W. (Littleton, CO)
Title: Theft prevention system for motorcycle
Patent Number: 7,233,245

Inventors: O'Neill; Jerry E. (Kirkland, WA), Whitney; Charlie (Rock Island, WA)
Title: Tube coupling
Patent Number: 7,232,159

Inventors: Oberheim; Stephen C. (Des Plaines, IL)
Title: Table saw having a measurement and display system
Patent Number: 7,231,858

Inventors: Obrecht; Wells (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for procuring goods in an automated manner
Patent Number: 7,958,018

Inventors: Odhner; Jefferson E. (Amherst, NH)
Title: Compact spectrometer
Patent Number: 7,233,394

Inventors: Odnovorov; Igor (Walpole, MA), Stamos; Nicholas (Belmont, MA)
Title: Multi-identity for secure file sharing
Patent Number: 9,053,341

Inventors: Odnovorov; Igor (Walpole, MA), Stamos; Nicholas (Belmont, MA)
Title: Multi-identity for secure file sharing
Patent Number: 9,053,342

Inventors: Oesterhaus; Jens (Detmold, DE)
Title: Electrical connector bridge arrangement with release means
Patent Number: 7,232,324

Inventors: Offner; Halina (Portland, OR), Hurn; Patricia D. (Portland, OR), Vandenbark; Arthur A. (Portland, OR), Burrows; Gregory G. (Portland, OR)
Title: Compositions and methods using recombinant MHC molecules for the treatment of stroke
Patent Number: 9,050,279

Inventors: Ogawa; Toshiki (Toyota, JP), Koizumi; Masakazu (Toyota, JP)
Title: Conductive rubber component and method for mounting same
Patent Number: 9,053,838

Inventors: Oggerino; Christopher Paul (Los Gatos, CA), Hamilton; William Eugene Gunnther (San Jose, CA)
Title: Dynamic expert system
Patent Number: 7,233,934

Inventors: Oggioni; Stefano S. (Milan, IT), Despont; Michel (Rueschlikon, CH), Lantz; Mark (Rueschlikon, CH), Albrecht; Thomas (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and system for improving alignment precision of parts in MEMS
Patent Number: 9,055,701

Inventors: Ogilvie; James A. (Vista, CA)
Title: Portable, collapsible wind screen
Patent Number: 9,051,751

Inventors: Ogilvie; John W. L. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Adaptive shrinking software
Patent Number: 9,052,982

Inventors: Ogino; Tetsuro (Shizuoka, JP), Takeda; Yoshinori (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Printer and print control method
Patent Number: 7,232,198

Inventors: Oh; Seil (Seoul, KR)
Title: Magnetically-coupled bipolar radiofrequency ablation catheter
Patent Number: 9,050,104

Inventors: Ohashi; Naofumi (Tokyo, JP), Wada; Yuichi (Toyama, JP), Owada; Nobuo (Tokyo, JP), Taniguchi; Takeshi (Toyama, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,955,948

Inventors: Ohkubo; Toshiyuki (Machida, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus with image evaluation
Patent Number: 7,233,357

Inventors: Ohno; Tetsuya (Nomi, JP), Saito; Yasunobu (Nomi, JP), Fujimoto; Hidetoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshioka; Akira (Nomi, JP), Uchihara; Takeshi (Kawaguchi, JP), Naka; Toshiyuki (Nonoichi, JP), Yasumoto; Takaaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yanase; Naoko (Tokyo, JP), Masuko; Shingo (Kanazawa, JP), Ono; Tasuku (Nonoichi, JP)
Title: HEMT semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,054,171

Inventors: Ohnuma; Hideto (Kanagawa, JP), Uehara; Ichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,955,912

Inventors: Ohsaki; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP), Matsubayashi; Akihiro (Ube, JP), Ataka; Kikuo (Ube, JP), Fukunaga; Kenji (Ichihara, JP), Tsuji; Tetsurou (Ube, JP)
Title: Optical multilayer reflective film, and aligned metal particle film and manufacturing process therefor
Patent Number: 7,955,662

Inventors: Ohta; Masuyuki (Mobara, JP), Yanagawa; Kazuhiko (Mobara, JP), Ogawa; Kazuhiro (Mobara, JP), Ashizawa; Keiichiro (Mobara, JP), Yanai; Masahiro (Mobara, JP), Konishi; Nobutake (Mobara, JP), Kondo; Katsumi (Hitachniaka, JP), Ohe; Masahito (Mobara, JP), Aratani; Sukekazu (Hitachi, JP), Klausmann; Hagen (Hitachi, JP)
Title: In-plane field type liquid crystal display device comprising liquid crystal molecules with more than two kinds of reorientation directions
Patent Number: 7,956,973

Inventors: Ohta; Yoshiaki (Kawsasaki, JP), Tajima; Yoshiharu (Kawasaki, JP), Kawabata; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mobile control device and handover control method
Patent Number: 9,055,494

Inventors: Oi; Kenji (Kasugai, JP), Shimizu; Takashi (Kasugai, JP), Ueno; Hirotaka (Kasugai, JP), Takase; Hiroshi (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Packet transfer control circuit
Patent Number: 7,233,592

Inventors: Ojiro; Takashi (Nagoya, JP), Takasu; Yoshihiko (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Forced air supply combustion apparatus
Patent Number: 7,955,072

Inventors: Okanishi; Tadashi (Mishima, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus that makes FPOT (first print out time) appropriate in accordance with time taken to expand image information and to reduce deterioration of consumable items
Patent Number: 9,052,661

Inventors: Okano; Yoshiaki (Mishima, JP), Hirayama; Masatsugu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Color image forming apparatus and color image forming method having overlapping toners
Patent Number: 7,233,748

Inventors: Oliver; Bryan P. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Ski training device and method
Patent Number: 9,050,517

Inventors: Omoda; Ryo (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Health care device with a sample capture system to evaluate a health condition
Patent Number: 9,050,061

Inventors: Onagi; Nobuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Aman; Yasutomo (Kanagawa, JP), Murata; Shozo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Disk drive system employing effective disk surface stabilization mechanism
Patent Number: 7,233,554

Inventors: Ono; Hiroaki (Aichi, JP), Abe; Shohei (Shizuoka, JP), Takeshita; Hideo (Aichi, JP), Tatara; Hiroki (Shizuoka, JP), Kubo; Kazuhide (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Reflective optical switch
Patent Number: 7,233,717

Inventors: Onuki; Toshiaki (Fukaya, JP), Aiba; Tunemi (Kiryu, JP), Goto; Takeyuki (Hitachinaka, JP), Ono; Tatsuo (Mitaka, JP)
Title: Vibration resistant secondary battery module
Patent Number: 7,955,729

Inventors: Ootera; Yasuaki (Yokohama, JP), Kamata; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kihara; Naoko (Kawasaki, JP), Kawamonzen; Yoshiaki (Machida, JP)
Title: Imprint method
Patent Number: 9,050,752

Inventors: Orihara; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Computer program product and computer system
Patent Number: 7,233,338

Inventors: Orlowski; Tomasz M. (Somerville, NJ)
Title: Temperature control systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,954,332

Inventors: Ornaghi; Alberto (Treviglio, IT), Valleri; Marco (Lecce, IT), Milan; Daniele (Robecchetto Con Induno, IT), Bedeschi; Valeriano (Milan, IT)
Title: Method and device for network traffic manipulation
Patent Number: 9,054,918

Inventors: Osada; Hikaru (Mishima, JP), Okuda; Kouichi (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Yasushi (Suntoh-gun, JP), Chigono; Yasunori (Susono, JP), Ogawa; Kenya (Mishima, JP), Moriya; Shuji (Suntoh-gun, JP), Hagiwara; Kazunari (Numazu, JP)
Title: Developing apparatus featuring a developer carrying member with an elastic surface layer
Patent Number: 7,233,758

Inventors: Osawa; Koji (Anjo, JP), Hangai; Masanori (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Ophthalmic surgery support device
Patent Number: 7,954,778

Inventors: Osborne; Gareth (Hampshire, GB), Maatta; Esa-Sakari (Espoo, FI), Hutchison; Hutch (Surrey, GB), Fahlgren; Anton (San Francisco, CA), Asmussen; Casper (Malmo, SE), Vehkapera; Ville Henrikki (San Francisco, CA), Kuivas; Juha (Oulu, FI), Lee; Yu-Chieh (San Diego, CA), Saika; Noriaki (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for use in assembly of a portable apparatus
Patent Number: 9,055,142

Inventors: Ostermann; Joern (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Computer readable medium for modifying an animation wire frame
Patent Number: 7,956,863

Inventors: Osuda; Hiroshi (Kasugai, JP), Matoba; Toru (Kasugai, JP), Adachi; Daisuke (Kasugai, JP), Fukuizumi; Masataka (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for distilling waste liquids
Patent Number: 7,232,504

Inventors: Ota; Tomohiko (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicle, controller and control method therefor, and abnormality detection system for idle speed control device and abnormality determining method for idle speed control device
Patent Number: 7,954,473

Inventors: Otsuka; Kazutaka (Hachioji, JP), Yajima; Toshiaki (Iruma, JP)
Title: Intermediate coupling unit between two image forming apparatuses and image forming apparatus adaptable thereto
Patent Number: 7,957,667

Inventors: Ott; Christina (Hamburg, DE), Barkmann; Ralf (Hamburg, DE), Harms; Stefan (Hamburg, DE), Hoppe; Reinhard (Tespe, DE), Jessen; Thomas (Bornsen, DE), Baumgardt; Torben (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Device for the creating of a homogeneous cut tobacco flow
Patent Number: 7,954,498

Inventors: Ouchi; Mitsuyuki (Mishima, JP)
Title: Electrical power steering apparatus
Patent Number: 9,051,002

Inventors: Ould-Brahim; Hamid (Kanata, CA)
Title: SVC-L2 VPNs: flexible on demand switched MPLS/IP layer-2 VPNs for ethernet SVC, ATM and frame relay
Patent Number: 9,054,896

Inventors: Ould-Brahim; Hamid (Kanata, CA)
Title: Border gateway protocol extended community attribute for layer-2 and layer-3 virtual private networks
Patent Number: 9,055,001

Inventors: Outen; James Timothy (Indian Trail, NC)
Title: Multi-position locking tool
Patent Number: 7,231,718

Inventors: Ozawa; Shuichi (Nagoya, JP), Yamaguchi; Hirofumi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Piezoelectric/electrostrictive ceramic composition and piezoelectric/electrostrictive device
Patent Number: 7,956,518

Inventors: Ozawa; Toshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Ogihara; Kazutaka (Hachioji, JP), Noguchi; Yasuo (Kawasaki, JP), Kumano; Tatsuo (Kawasaki, JP), Tamura; Masahisa (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuchiya; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Oe; Kazuichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Computer product, writing control method, writing control apparatus, and system
Patent Number: 9,053,074

Inventors: Ozeki; Izumi (Ibaraki, JP), Kume; Katsuya (Ibaraki, JP), Hirano; Keisuke (Ibaraki, JP), Omure; Tomohiro (Ibaraki, JP), Taihaku; Keisuke (Ibaraki, JP), Ozaki; Takashi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Permanent magnet and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,053,846

Inventors: Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA), Michal; Eugene T. (San Francisco, CA), Hossainy; Syed F. A. (Fremont, CA), Ding; Ni (San Jose, CA), Roorda; Wouter E. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Polycationic peptide coatings and methods of coating implantable medical devices
Patent Number: 7,955,615

Inventors: Paez; Luis C. (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Method for optimizing the location of a secondary cutting structure component in a drill string
Patent Number: 7,954,559

Inventors: Page; David (Cocoa, FL)
Title: Perspective tracking system
Patent Number: 9,052,161

Inventors: Paice; Derek Albert (Palm Harbor, FL)
Title: Low kVA/kW transformers for AC to DC multipulse converters
Patent Number: 7,233,506

Inventors: Paniconi; Marco (Campbell, CA), Carrig; James J. (San Jose, CA), Miao; Zhourong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Adaptive area of influence filter for moving object boundaries
Patent Number: 7,957,466

Inventors: Pantelias; Niki (Duluth, GA)
Title: Scheduling in a two-tier network
Patent Number: 9,055,483

Inventors: Paprotna; Hubertus E. (Palm City, FL), Charron; Richard Colin (West Palm Beach, FL), Wilson; Jody W. (Winter Springs, FL)
Title: Cover assembly for gas turbine engine rotor
Patent Number: 7,958,734

Inventors: Park; Daniel J. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Detection of signaling flows
Patent Number: 7,957,278

Inventors: Park; Do-Hyeon (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Display device using enhanced gate driver
Patent Number: 7,956,855

Inventors: Park; Dong Ju (Fishers, IN), Lee; Kook-Ju (Dal-seo Goo, KR), Cai; William (Carmel, IN)
Title: Magnetic brake system for starter motor
Patent Number: 7,954,469

Inventors: Park; Eun Jin (Changwon-si, KR), Lee; Deug Hee (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Pyoung Hwan (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Laundering machine and method
Patent Number: 9,051,674

Inventors: Park; Giwon (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Ryu; Kiseon (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Yuk; Youngsoo (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for updating SLPID of a terminal operating in sleep mode in a broadband wireless communications system
Patent Number: 9,055,532

Inventors: Park; Hong-seok (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Jae-seung (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Jae-jun (Suwon-si, KR), Jang; Yong-seok (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Source device and sink device and method of transmitting and receiving multimedia service and related data
Patent Number: 9,055,281

Inventors: Park; Jeong-hoon (Suwon, KR), Park; Dong-seek (Suwon, KR)
Title: Apparatus for transmitting/receiving wireless data and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,233,594

Inventors: Park; Sang-Jine (Yongin-si, KR), Yun; Doo-Sung (Suwon-si, KR), Yoon; Bo-Un (Seoul, KR), Han; Jeong-Nam (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Kee-Sang (Seoul, KR), Choi; Won-Sang (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of fabricating semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,054,210

Inventors: Park; Young-Min (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Kyung-Min (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Young Chun (Seoul, KR), Shin; Jung Hoon (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Backlight unit for display device and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 9,052,421

Inventors: Parush-Shear-Yashuv; Naama (Neve-Daniel, IL), Pelleg; Dan (Haifa, IL), Spainhower; Lisa F. (Highland, NY), Ta-Shma; Paula Kim (Tel Aviv-Jaffa, IL)
Title: Reference state information generation
Patent Number: 7,958,398

Inventors: Pasley; Diane (Pom, FL), Bishop; Grace (Pompano Beach, FL)
Title: Electrical timer having multiple preset timing periods
Patent Number: 7,956,496

Inventors: Pattanayak; Deva N. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Triple-diffused trench MOSFET
Patent Number: 7,233,043

Inventors: Pattavina; Jeffrey S. (Middletown, CT), Kim; Junius A. (Stow, MA)
Title: Method and system for encapsulating time division multiplex data into individual packets of a packet based network
Patent Number: 7,233,587

Inventors: Pau; Danilo (Sesto San Giovanni, IT), Sannino; Roberto (Romano Lombardo, IT), Capasso; Andrea (Bari, IT), Fragneto; Pasqualina (Vitulano, IT)
Title: Method and scalable architecture for parallel calculation of the DCT of blocks of pixels of different sizes and compression through fractal coding
Patent Number: 7,233,623

Inventors: Paul; Steffen (Baierbrunn, DE), Ruprich; Thomas (Munchen, DE), Wenzel; Dietmar (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method and circuit arrangement for calibration of a sampling control signal which influences the sampling time of a received signal from a sampling phase selection element
Patent Number: 7,957,455

Inventors: Paulsen; Howard C. (Utica, NY), Paulsen; Richard J. (Utica, NY)
Title: Device for clearing a drain
Patent Number: 9,051,721

Inventors: Pawel; Sacha (Gotha, DE), Herzer; Reinhard (Llmenau, DE), Pawel; Llja (Gotha, DE)
Title: Circuit configuration with error feedback for the actuation of power semiconductor switches and associated method
Patent Number: 7,233,510

Inventors: Pawlak; Michael (Nehren, DE), Schick; Eginhard (Rheinfelden, DE), Venturi; Miro (Basel, CH), Ehrat; Markus (Magden, CH)
Title: Process for determining one or more analytes in samples of biological origin having complex composition, and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,837

Inventors: Payer; Christopher M. (Greenfield, NY)
Title: Croquet modifying game
Patent Number: 7,955,195

Inventors: Pedlick; Jack S. (Butler, NJ), Le; Thu Anh (Matawan, NJ), DiGiovanni; John (Woodbridge, NJ), Jamiolkowski; Dennis D. (Long Valley, NJ), Suseck; Mark J. (Flemington, NJ)
Title: Wedge shaped suture anchor and method of implantation
Patent Number: 7,232,455

Inventors: Peeters; Eric (Fremont, CA), Johnson; Noble M. (Menlo Park, CA), Bringans; Ross D. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Laser-based display with position sensitive detector
Patent Number: 7,232,229

Inventors: Peethambaran; Baby Manoj Pournamil (Kerala, IN)
Title: Medical non reusable syringes
Patent Number: 9,050,423

Inventors: Pei; Chengwen (Danbury, CT), Li; Xi (Somers, NY), Wang; Geng (Stormville, NY)
Title: Trench capacitor with spacer-less fabrication process
Patent Number: 9,053,956

Inventors: Perelli; Thomas (Winchester, VA), Mason; Grant (Stephens City, VA), Kepner; Matthew Scott (Stephens City, VA), Drake, II; James Lloyd (Stephens City, VA)
Title: Folding broom
Patent Number: 9,049,918

Inventors: Perisetty; Srinivas (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Static random-access memory with boosted voltages
Patent Number: 7,957,177

Inventors: Perkey; Thomas Raymond (Kansas City, MO)
Title: E-Z riser stair guide
Patent Number: 7,954,249

Inventors: Perna; Louis (Elyria, OH)
Title: Scintillator pixel array with reduced cross talk
Patent Number: 9,052,399

Inventors: Perricone; Nicholas V. (Madison, CT), Potini; Chim (Bloomington, IL)
Title: Methods of delivering stable topical drug compositions
Patent Number: 9,050,248

Inventors: Perrizo; William K. (Fargo, ND)
Title: System and method for organizing, compressing and structuring data for data mining readiness
Patent Number: 7,958,096

Inventors: Perron; Christian Y. (Ventura, CA)
Title: Remotely adjustable gastric banding system
Patent Number: 9,050,165

Inventors: Perry; David Martin (Berthoud, CO), Yip; Yung (Afton, MN), Bukowski; Christopher Thomas (Boulder, CO), Zwettler; Chris James (Stillwater, MN), Rambosek; George Phillip (Shafer, MN), Pauly; Kellan Donald (Wahpeton, MN), Egan; Daniel Charles (Oakdale, MN), Vlasich; Kevin Peter (Lino Lakes, MN), Moses; Jason E. (Breckenridge, MN), Langlois; Denis J. (River Falls, WI), Blattner; George W. (Oakdale, MN)
Title: Removable memory cartridge and docking station compatible with media drive expansion slots
Patent Number: 9,053,249

Inventors: Perry; Steven (Wycombe, GB)
Title: Processor registers having state information
Patent Number: 7,234,044

Inventors: Peters; Willem Jan (Drachten, NL)
Title: Lamp
Patent Number: 9,052,076

Inventors: Petersen; David B. (Great Falls, VA), Spear; Gail A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Protection of former primary volumes in a synchronous replication relationship
Patent Number: 9,052,833

Inventors: Petit; Ludovic (Vitot, FR)
Title: Dispensing head and fluid product dispenser comprising same
Patent Number: 7,954,676

Inventors: Petrillo; Nicholas P. (New Cumberland, PA), Wickard; Timothy (Carlisle, PA)
Title: Electrical connector with one end threadably connected to a junction box and other end configured to be connected to a mating electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,955,125

Inventors: Pfister; Florian (Endingen, DE), Luecking; Dieter (Freiburg, DE), Vierthaler; Matthias (Denzlingen, DE), Noeske; Carsten (Sexau, DE)
Title: Noise shaper circuit and method for reducing switching noise
Patent Number: 7,233,271

Inventors: Phillips; G. Michael (Pasadena, CA), Findlay, III; M. Chapman (Los Angeles, CA), Jennings; William P. (Simi Valley, CA), Klein; Stephen A. (Pasadena, CA), Rice; Mark E. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Community-selected content
Patent Number: 7,958,204

Inventors: Phillips; James E. (Round Rock, TX), Subramaniam; Kameswar (Austin, TX)
Title: Execute at commit state update instructions, apparatus, methods, and systems
Patent Number: 9,052,890

Inventors: Pillai; Edward R. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Breiland; Erik J. (Colchester, VT), Pfeiffer; Ullrich R. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Chip-based prober for high frequency measurements and methods of measuring
Patent Number: 7,956,628

Inventors: Pliha; Robert K. (Nashville, TN)
Title: System and method for matching customers to financial products, services, and incentives based on bank account transaction activity
Patent Number: 7,954,698

Inventors: Poletti; Mark (Wellington, NZ)
Title: In-line early reflection enhancement system for enhancing acoustics
Patent Number: 7,233,673

Inventors: Pollock; Helen (Oakham, GB), Pollock; Charles (Oakham, GB)
Title: Resonant circuit with constant current characteristics
Patent Number: 9,054,602

Inventors: Pon; Rayman Wai (Cupertino, CA)
Title: System and/or method for obtaining a time reference for a received SPS signal
Patent Number: 7,956,805

Inventors: Poon; Hak Fei (Sunnyvale, CA), Yu; Tianyue (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: High light transmission, low sheet resistance layer for photovoltaic devices
Patent Number: 9,053,938

Inventors: Poortmans; Stijn (Vaalbeek, BE), Van Daele; Benny (Olen, BE), Van Bylen; Kurt Marcel Frieda (Dessel, BE)
Title: Method of manufacturing an electrode for a gas discharge lamp
Patent Number: 9,053,922

Inventors: Porat; Marc (Los Altos Hills, CA), Surace; Kevin J. (Sunnyvale, CA), Milgrom; Paul (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method, system and business model for a buyer's auction with near perfect information using the internet
Patent Number: 7,958,013

Inventors: Post; Kenneth P. (Lincoln Park, MI)
Title: Cleaning apparatus
Patent Number: 7,231,684

Inventors: Potterfield; Russell A. (Columbia, MO), Kinney; Tim (Columbia, MO), Cauley; Dennis (Boonville, MO), Zhou; Yan-Jiang (Columbia, MO)
Title: Adjustable firearm supports and associated methods of use and manufacture
Patent Number: 7,954,272

Inventors: Powell; Alan B. (Lindstrom, MN)
Title: System, components, and methods for detecting moisture
Patent Number: 9,052,260

Inventors: Powell; Michael R. (Kennewick, WA), Fountain; Matthew (Kennewick, WA), Chellappa; Anand (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Safe storage of volatiles
Patent Number: 7,954,519

Inventors: Pratt; Dave (Meridian, ID), Kirby; Kyle (Boise, ID), Oliver; Steve (Boise, ID), Hiatt; Mark (Eagle, ID)
Title: Methods of determining x-y spatial orientation of a semiconductor substrate comprising an integrated circuit, methods of positioning a semiconductor substrate comprising an integrated circuit, methods of processing a semiconductor substrate, and semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,955,946

Inventors: Prebio; Peter (Villach, AT)
Title: Development of a new tower cabling
Patent Number: 9,051,920

Inventors: Prescott; Amos Neal (Yarmouth, ME), Anderson; Todd (California, MD), Mousseau; Douglas (Leonardtown, MD), Zanis; Stan (Manchester, NH)
Title: Fast rope
Patent Number: 7,954,410

Inventors: Proctor; James A. (Indialantic, FL), Rouphael; Antoine J. (Escondido, CA), Hoffmann; John E. (Indialantic, FL), Nelson, Jr.; George Rodney (Merrit Island, FL)
Title: Method for searching pilot signals to synchronize a CDMA receiver with an associated transmitter
Patent Number: 7,233,627

Inventors: Prohaska; James B. (Prior Lake, MN)
Title: Steerable track system
Patent Number: 9,051,009

Inventors: Proux; Denys (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Systems and methods for normalization of linguistic structures
Patent Number: 7,957,956

Inventors: Puttaswamy Naga; Krishna P. (Metuchen, NJ), Nandagopal; Thyagarajan (Edison, NJ)
Title: System and method for managing data transfer from a data center including bandwidth limits and a flex parameter indicating bandwidth variation between data transfer periods
Patent Number: 9,055,086

Inventors: Py; Daniel (Larchmont, NY), Assion; Norbert (Shelton, CT), Houle; Nathaniel (Hebron, CT), Sahoo; Debashis (Danbury, CT), Willey; M. Jeffrey (Brookfield, CT), Hartman; Eric E. (Ridgefield, CT), Guthy; John (Southbury, CT)
Title: Container closure with overlying needle penetrable and thermally resealable portion and underlying portion compatible with fat containing liquid product, and related method
Patent Number: 7,954,521

Inventors: Qi; Yu (Oakville, CA), Hu; Nan-Xing (Oakville, CA), Hor; Ah-Mee (Mississauga, CA), Hsiao; Cheng-Kuo (Mississauga, CA), Loutfy; Rafik O (Willowdale, CA)
Title: Imaging member having inorganic material filler surface grafted with charge transport moiety
Patent Number: 7,232,633

Inventors: Qiu; Chaoxin (Austin, TX), Dailey; Robert F. (Austin, TX), Khan; Arshad (Austin, TX), Scruggs; Jeffrey L. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for growing next generation network using modular design
Patent Number: 9,055,079

Inventors: Quay; Steven C. (Seattle, WA), Chen; Shu-Chih (Seattle, WA)
Title: Absorbent paper and use thereof for breast cancer detection
Patent Number: 9,052,318

Inventors: Que; Chengwen (Guandong, CN), Chen; Shih Hsiang (Guandong, CN)
Title: Backlight module and liquid display devices with the same
Patent Number: 9,052,431

Inventors: Quere; Eric Stephane (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Composite electromechanical machines with gear mechanism
Patent Number: 7,956,504

Inventors: Quioc; Eduardo L. (Westland, MI)
Title: Gas generator
Patent Number: 9,051,225

Inventors: Quioc; Eduardo L. (Westland, MI), Morgan; Richard W. (Washington Township, MI), Cole; Bryan T. (Shelby Township, MI)
Title: Gas generating system with initiator sub-assembly
Patent Number: 9,050,944

Inventors: Rabie; Sameh (Kanata, CA), Magd; Osama Aboul (Kanata, CA)
Title: Method and system for quality of service support for Ethernet multiservice interworking over multiprotocol label switching
Patent Number: 9,054,994

Inventors: Radmer; Jim (Fredensborg, DK), Ethelfeld; Erik Winkel (Copenhagen K, DK)
Title: Retraction means for transcutaneous device
Patent Number: 7,955,297

Inventors: Radzinski; Christopher (Huntsville, AL), Dernovsek; John J. (Madison, AL)
Title: Circuit and method for monitoring and reporting the remaining useful life of an LED module
Patent Number: 9,055,651

Inventors: Raguet; Emmanuel (Le Rheu, FR), Closset; Arnaud (Cesson Sevigne, FR)
Title: Method for the management of bandwidth in a communications network, corresponding computer-readable storage medium and devices
Patent Number: 7,957,419

Inventors: Rahe-Meyer; Niels (Hannover, DE)
Title: Device for verifying and monitoring vital parameters of the body
Patent Number: 7,955,273

Inventors: Raikin; Shlomo (Carmel, IL), Gueron; Shay (Haifa, IL), Sheaffer; Gad (Haifa, IL)
Title: Protected cache architecture and secure programming paradigm to protect applications
Patent Number: 7,958,320

Inventors: Raillard; Stephen P. (Mountain View, CA), Zhou; Cindy X. (Palo Alto, CA), Yao; Fenmei (Mountain View, CA), Manthati; Suresh Kumar (Cupertino, CA), Xiang; Jia-Ning (Palo Alto, CA), Gallop; Mark A. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Methods for synthesis of acyloxyalkyl derivatives of GABA analogs
Patent Number: 7,232,924

Inventors: Raisanen; Heikki (Jyvaskyla, FI)
Title: Method and system for using a sensor element for identifying an object
Patent Number: 7,954,385

Inventors: Ralph; Stephen John (Mermaid Waters, AU)
Title: Immunomodulating compositions and uses therefor
Patent Number: 9,050,352

Inventors: Ramachandrarao; Vijayakumar S. (Hillsboro, OR), Turkot, Jr.; Robert B. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Filling small dimension vias using supercritical carbon dioxide
Patent Number: 7,233,068

Inventors: Ramamurthy; Adarsh (Bangalore, IN), Srinivasa; Deepak M. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Navigation of faceted data
Patent Number: 9,053,119

Inventors: Raman; Thiruvilwamalai Venkatraman (San Jose, CA), de Souza; Jorge Campello (San Jose, CA), Wilson; Bruce Alexander (San Jose, CA), Kusnitz; Jeffrey Alan (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for marking and later identifying barcoded items using speech
Patent Number: 7,233,903

Inventors: Ramon-de-Jesus; Jose C. (Dorado, PR)
Title: Method, composition and kit for treating frequent headaches
Patent Number: 9,050,330

Inventors: Rand McFadden; Renata (Clinton Corners, NY), Wise; David A. (New Paltz, NY)
Title: Methods, computer program products, and apparatuses for providing remote client access to exported file systems
Patent Number: 7,958,200

Inventors: Rastelli; Luca (Guilford, CT), Gould-Rothberg; Bonnie (Guilford, CT), Murphey; Ryan (West Haven, CT)
Title: Method of detecting and treating tuberous sclerosis complex associated disorders
Patent Number: 9,051,615

Inventors: Rathod; Nainesh B. (West Lafayette, IN), Tan; Jamie (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Component part search system with public and private communities
Patent Number: 9,053,507

Inventors: Rathus; Spencer A. (Short Hills, NJ), Nevid; Jeffrey S. (New York, NY), Fichner-Rathus; Lois (Short Hills, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for accessing electronic data via a familiar printed medium
Patent Number: 7,232,057

Inventors: Ratzlaff; Cordell (Palo Alto, CA), de Dreuzy; Gaspard (New York, NY), Kreiker; Serge (New York, NY), Markus; Frederic (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Methods for interacting with and manipulating information and systems thereof
Patent Number: 9,053,196

Inventors: Rawlins; Gregory S. (Heathrow, FL), Rawlins; Michael W. (Lake Mary, FL), Sorrells; David F. (Middleburg, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for a parallel correlator and applications thereof
Patent Number: 7,233,969

Inventors: Ray; Ranjit (Saint Louis, MO), Ray; Ratna (Saint Louis, MO), Basu; Arnab (Kolkata, IN), Chang; Yie-Hwa (Saint Louis, MO)
Title: Method of manufacturing a stellate cell death factor
Patent Number: 7,232,893

Inventors: Read, Jr.; Dennis M. (Manvel, TX), Du; Michael H. (Pearland, TX)
Title: Well tool protection system and method
Patent Number: 7,231,986

Inventors: Read; Wayne Richard (Kittery, ME), Hebert; Deidre (Dover, NH)
Title: Multi channel digital wind instrument
Patent Number: 9,053,692

Inventors: Reams; Romonia Renee (Tallahassee, FL)
Title: Methods and compositions for prostate cancer metastasis
Patent Number: 9,051,619

Inventors: Redford; Glen Ivan (Arvada, CO)
Title: Fast pinhole changer for confocal microscopy or spatial filter
Patent Number: 9,052,500

Inventors: Reed; Meredith L. (Perry Hall, MD), Wraback; Michael (Germantown, MD), Shen; Paul (Potomac, MD)
Title: Light emitting diode
Patent Number: 7,956,369

Inventors: Regala; Florenio Pinili (Costa Mesa, CA)
Title: Conformal driveshaft cover SATCOM antenna
Patent Number: 7,233,295

Inventors: Reichart; Marc (Nurnberg, DE), Gubesch; Werner (Langenzenn, DE)
Title: IMD mold, injection molding apparatus having such an IMD mold and method for producing a film-decorated plastic part
Patent Number: 9,050,746

Inventors: Reinheimer; Hans-Joerg (Wettenberg, DE), Buchweitz; Knut (Jena, DE), Heierli; Jakob (Reute, CH)
Title: Arrangement of an antenna on a container
Patent Number: 7,956,814

Inventors: Reisinger; Gerd (Oberkochen, DE), Maul; Manfred (Aalen, DE), Graeupner; Paul (Aalen, DE), Schriever; Martin (Aalen, DE), Wegmann; Ulrich (Koenigsbronn, DE)
Title: Method of optimizing imaging performance
Patent Number: 7,233,386

Inventors: Renahy; Florent (Aubagne, FR), Parlange; Dominique (Trets, FR)
Title: Supplemental communication interface
Patent Number: 7,958,291

Inventors: Renaudin; Jean-Pierre (St-Sulpice, FR), Flin; Bertrand (La Ravoire, FR), Thiriet; Jean-Louis (Chambery, FR), Vincent; Jean-Francois (Le Bourget du Lac, FR)
Title: Electrical connection device for bushing which supplies filaments, such as glass filaments
Patent Number: 7,232,348

Inventors: Reppas; Nikos Basil (Brookline, MA), Ridley; Christian Perry (Acton, MA)
Title: Methods and compositions for the recombinant biosynthesis of n-alkanes
Patent Number: 7,955,820

Inventors: Resca Cacciari; Sergio (Bologna, IT), Marino; Alessandro (Malalbergo, IT)
Title: Braking unit
Patent Number: 9,051,131

Inventors: Rewerts; David (Longmont, CO), Liikanen; Bruce (Berthoud, CO), VanLaanen; John (Louisville, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing a temporary utility zone in a disk drive
Patent Number: 7,233,455

Inventors: Reyes; Gil (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Isolated curl machine and method of training therefor
Patent Number: 9,050,497

Inventors: Ribeiro; Renato Bastos (Porto Alegre, BR)
Title: Apparatus and associated methods to generate useable energy
Patent Number: 7,958,726

Inventors: Ricciardi; Dominic M. (Bridgewater, NJ), Brewster; Silvano A. (Aberdeen, NJ), Honig; Kevin R. (Manalapan, NJ), Ibezim; James (Wayside, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing internet protocol call transfer in communication networks
Patent Number: 7,957,517

Inventors: Richardson; David J (Southampton, GB), Nilsson; Lars Johan Albinsson (Southampton, GB), Lefort; Laurent (Limoges, FR), Price; Jonathan Hugh Vaughan (Cardiff, GB), Malinowski; Andrew (Southampton, GB), Ibsen; Morten (Southampton, GB)
Title: Pulsed light sources
Patent Number: 7,233,607

Inventors: Richardson; Nigel (Surrey, GB)
Title: Handheld device with a user interface
Patent Number: 9,052,874

Inventors: Richter; Ralf (Dresden, DE), Feustel; Frank (Dresden, DE), Werner; Thomas (Moritzburg, DE), Frohberg; Kai (Niederau, DE)
Title: Method of reducing contamination by providing a removable polymer protection film during microstructure processing
Patent Number: 7,955,962

Inventors: Rigaud; Laurent (St Laurent, FR), Kindbeiter; Francis (Corneilla del Vercor, FR), Dutruy; Laurent (Villeneuve de la Raho, FR)
Title: Thermochemical system having a modular connection
Patent Number: 9,050,575

Inventors: Riley; Colleen (Minneapolis, MN), Nece; Troy (Minneapolis, MN), Burgess; Roger (Eagan, MN)
Title: Systems and method for generating planogram images
Patent Number: 7,957,998

Inventors: Riseley; Robert A. (Red Hook, NY)
Title: Golf putter
Patent Number: 7,232,379

Inventors: Risinger; David (Louisville, KY)
Title: Punch deflection gauge
Patent Number: 7,958,649

Inventors: Rivas; Olegario (Tulsa, OK), Jaua; Jose Ernesto (Estado Zulia, VE), Lopez; Hendry (Ciudad Del Carmen, MX)
Title: Chemical injection well completion apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,231,978

Inventors: Robbin; Jeffrey L. (Los Altos, CA), Holbrook; Ned K. (Sunnyvale, CA), Bollinger; Steven (San Jose, CA)
Title: Media player with instant play capability
Patent Number: 7,234,026

Inventors: Robinson; Douglas (Dallas, TX)
Title: Wheelbarrow
Patent Number: 7,232,135

Inventors: Rodgers; John Scott (San Diego, CA), Ptasinski; Joanna N. (San Diego, CA), Russell; Stephen D. (San Diego, CA)
Title: 3D photonic bandgap device in SOI method
Patent Number: 7,233,730

Inventors: Rodgers; Ronald W. (Lynchburg, VA), Fullerton; Steven L. (Forest, VA), Smith; Jennifer M. (Lynchburg, VA)
Title: Combination room freshener and oil candle and method for making the same
Patent Number: 7,232,550

Inventors: Rodriguez; Arturo A. (Norcross, GA), Chan; Peter (Lawrenceville, GA), Nair; Ajith (Lawrenceville, GA), Nallur; Ramesh (Duluth, GA), Goel; Shashi (Duluth, GA)
Title: System and method for adapting video decoding rate
Patent Number: 7,957,470

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza Reza (Newport Coast, CA)
Title: Communication devices with integrated gyrators and methods for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,957,767

Inventors: Rogers; Matthew Scott (Mountain View, CA), Chen; Po-Ta (Mountain View, CA), Tang; Jing (San Jose, CA)
Title: Floating gates and methods of formation
Patent Number: 9,054,038

Inventors: Rohr; Thomas (Aschheim, DE)
Title: Integrated memory arrangement based on resistive memory cells and production method
Patent Number: 7,233,515

Inventors: Rojahn; Tom O. (Oslo, NO)
Title: Identifying common data objects representing solutions to a problem in different disciplines
Patent Number: 9,053,180

Inventors: Rollins; George E. (Chelmsford, MA)
Title: Sensor with improved gain-setting capability
Patent Number: 7,232,984

Inventors: Romas; Gregory G. (Coppell, TX), Wallace; Becky (Irving, TX), Mehta; Jatin N. (Arlington, TX), Hoelscher; David L. (Arlington, TX)
Title: System and method for providing LED tube lights with integrated sensors
Patent Number: 9,052,069

Inventors: Root; Bryan J. (Apple Valley, MN)
Title: Probe tile for probing semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 7,956,629

Inventors: Rose; Laurence (Oak Park, CA), Da Silva; Roberto Henrique J. (Oak Park, CA)
Title: Method and network element configured for limiting the number virtual local area networks creatable by GVRP
Patent Number: 7,957,325

Inventors: Rosenqvist; Anders (Lund, SE), Lindoff; Bengt (Bjarred, SE), Reial; Andres (Malmo, SE)
Title: Scheduling of up-link transmissions of a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,055,603

Inventors: Rowohlt; Todd (Freehold, NJ)
Title: Crown extrusion
Patent Number: 7,958,685

Inventors: Ruan; Ju-Ai (Plano, TX)
Title: Micro-electro-mechanical motion transducer
Patent Number: 9,052,507

Inventors: Ruben; Steven M. (Brookeville, MD), Gruber; Joachim R. (Dallas, TX), Duan; D. Roxanne (Gaithersburg, MD), Rampy; Mark A. (Montgomery Village, MD), Mendrick; Donna (Mount Airy, MD), Zhang; Jun (San Diego, CA), Ni; Jian (Germantown, MD), Moore; Paul A. (Germantown, MD), Coleman; Timothy A. (Gaithersburg, MD), Dillon; Patrick J. (Carlsbad, CA), Gentz; Reiner L. (Belo Horizonte-Mg, BR), Jimenez; Pablo (Chatham, NJ)
Title: Keratinocyte growth factor-2 polynucleotides
Patent Number: 7,232,667

Inventors: Ruckerbauer; Hermann (Moos, DE)
Title: Method of operating a memory apparatus, memory device and memory apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,209

Inventors: Rudde; Heinz (Hueckelhoven, DE)
Title: Method of determining a concentration of nitrate
Patent Number: 9,052,292

Inventors: Russo; Joseph Michael (Katy, TX), Shea; Timothy Michael (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Hydrocarbon fluid compatible micronized polymers
Patent Number: 9,051,439

Inventors: Ryan, Jr.; Frederick W. (Oxford, CT)
Title: Postage metering system including a printer having dual print heads
Patent Number: 7,233,930

Inventors: Ryu; Gunmun (Osaka, JP)
Title: Motor drive control device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,567

Inventors: Ryu; Ki Seon (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chang Jae (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Jin; Yong Suk (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of communicating neighbor base station information
Patent Number: 7,957,761

Inventors: Sachs; Howard G. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Circuit group design methodologies
Patent Number: 7,234,123

Inventors: Sadowsky; John S. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Decoder for trellis-based channel encoding
Patent Number: 7,234,100

Inventors: Safe; Stephen S (College Station, TX)
Title: Compositions containing C-substituted diindolylmethane compounds
Patent Number: 7,232,843

Inventors: Saffran; Bruce N. (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Medical devices and methods for modulation of physiology using device-based surface chemistry
Patent Number: 9,050,393

Inventors: Saha; Bratin (San Jose, CA), Adl-Tabatabai; Ali-Reza (Santa Clara, CA), Jacobson; Quinn A. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Hardware acceleration for a software transactional memory system
Patent Number: 7,958,319

Inventors: Sai; Choshoku (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Hydrostatic bearing and stage apparatus using same
Patent Number: 7,232,257

Inventors: Saiga; Hisashi (Nara, JP), Iwasaki; Keisuke (Nara, JP)
Title: Content data creating device, control method thereof, program for creating content data, and content data display device
Patent Number: 7,958,056

Inventors: Saika; Nobuyuki (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Storage controller and method for determining client appropriateness
Patent Number: 7,958,259

Inventors: Saito; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshino; Tetsuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Production method, design method and design system for semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,958,478

Inventors: Saito; Yasuhide (Saitama, JP), Sezaki; Yukinori (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,879

Inventors: Saito; Yoshikuni (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing acceleration sensing unit
Patent Number: 7,954,215

Inventors: Sakagami; Katsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Disk player
Patent Number: 7,234,152

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Arithmetic decoding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,776

Inventors: Sakai; Nobuyo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electric cylinder for actuating a door lock and a cylinder door lock
Patent Number: 7,231,791

Inventors: Sakai; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Takano; Akemi (Nagasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Kengo (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Resistivity testing method and device therefor
Patent Number: 7,956,999

Inventors: Sakama; Isao (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: IC tag and inlet for IC tag
Patent Number: 7,954,722

Inventors: Sakamoto; Nobuyuki (Makinohara, JP)
Title: Connection terminal
Patent Number: 9,054,430

Inventors: Sakurai; Satoshi (Shinagawa, JP), Uchiyama; Takuya (Shinagawa, JP), Akieda; Shinichiro (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Direction guiding apparatus and direction guiding method
Patent Number: 7,957,857

Inventors: Salinas; Jose Rodrigo Oliva (Colonia Jardines de la Montana CP, MX)
Title: One piece dispensing lid
Patent Number: 9,051,099

Inventors: Salminen; Pekka (Nokia, FI), Saha; Heikki (Tampere, FI)
Title: Drilling control arrangement
Patent Number: 7,231,989

Inventors: Samelson; Morris (San Antonio, TX), Scharff; Johnathan M. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Ultra fine dead sea mineral compound and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 9,050,273

Inventors: Samuni; Eran (Givataim, IL), Tal; Shahar (Jerusalem, IL), Adijes; Ori (Ramat Gan, IL)
Title: Determining false alarms in an IT application
Patent Number: 9,054,954

Inventors: Sanada; Yukitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yokoshima; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Masayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kondo; Yuya (Kanagawa, JP), Inamori; Mamiko (Kanagawa, JP), Saijo; Kazuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communicaton apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,476

Inventors: Sancheti; Sanjay K. (Starkville, MS)
Title: Wide frequency range DLL with dynamically determined VCDL/VCO operational states
Patent Number: 7,233,183

Inventors: Sanchez; Jean-Yves (Saint Ismier, FR), Iojoiu; Cristina (Grenoble, FR), Piffard; Yves (La Chapell sur Erdre, FR), El Kissi; Nadia (Grenoble, FR), Chabert; France (Paris, FR)
Title: Extrusion of a thermoplastic polymer bearing acid ionic groupings
Patent Number: 7,956,095

Inventors: Sand; Stefan (Hjartum, SE), Norrman; Mats (Trollhattan, SE)
Title: Safety pedal system
Patent Number: 7,954,589

Inventors: Sandstrom; Giovana A. (Saddle Brook, NJ)
Title: Transfer resistant cosmetic
Patent Number: 9,050,474

Inventors: Sanduleanu; Mihai Adrian Tiberiu (Maastricht, NL), Stikvoort; Eduard Ferdinand (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Fast phase-frequency detector arrangement
Patent Number: 7,957,500

Inventors: Sarager; Lincoln (Houston, TX), Warner; R. Jay (Houston, TX), Weiner; Heiko (Pasadena, TX), Wollrab; Radmila (Pasadena, TX), Chapman; Josefina T. (Houston, TX), Cunningham; Robert (Palinfield, IN), Grusendorf; Gerald (Rosharon, TX), Hale; Trinity Horton (Houston, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX), Pan; Tianshu (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Process for recovering ethanol
Patent Number: 9,051,238

Inventors: Sarvazyan; Armen P. (Lambertville, NJ)
Title: Aspiration methods and devices for assessment of viscoelastic properties of soft tissues
Patent Number: 7,955,278

Inventors: Sasahara; Katsuya (Izu, JP)
Title: Sheet processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,796

Inventors: Sasahara; Katsuya (Izu, JP)
Title: Creasing device, post-processing apparatus equipped therewith, creasing method, image forming apparatus and crease-added printing method
Patent Number: 7,954,797

Inventors: Sasaki; Masataka (Hitachi, JP), Miyazaki; Hideki (Hitachi, JP), Ishikawa; Katsumi (Hitachinaka, JP), Maekawa; Keiji (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Inverter system and vehicle
Patent Number: 7,954,334

Inventors: Sasaki; Tohru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, customization control method and recording medium
Patent Number: 9,052,799

Inventors: Sasmita; Adrian R. (Singapore, SG), Wiryadi; Dody (Auburn, AU)
Title: Business intelligence-infused smart retransmission processing
Patent Number: 9,054,968

Inventors: Satake; Yoshikatsu (Fukushima, JP), Asai; Genzo (Fukushima, JP)
Title: Thermally foamable microsphere and production process thereof
Patent Number: 7,232,607

Inventors: Sato; Chiaki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Lithography apparatus including display unit for updating data and article manufacturing method using same
Patent Number: 9,053,548

Inventors: Sato; Fumiaki (Chichibu, JP), Takahashi; Hiroshi (Chichibu, JP), Matsunaga; Hideo (Chichibu, JP)
Title: Golf club and shaft replacing method
Patent Number: 7,955,186

Inventors: Sato; Kenji (Kyoto, JP), Tsuji; Hisao (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Radiation detector with defective pixels prevention structure
Patent Number: 9,054,006

Inventors: Sato; Shingo (Nagoya, JP), Kuwano; Syuhei (Chiryu, JP), Ino; Masao (Toyota, JP)
Title: Air intake apparatus for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,051,908

Inventors: Sato; Takayasu (Toyota, JP), Takeuchi; Yoshinori (Toyota, JP), Utsunomiya; Takeshi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Heat-shielding film and method of forming the same
Patent Number: 9,051,876

Inventors: Satoh; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pressure state indicator
Patent Number: 7,954,445

Inventors: Savelli; Guillaume (Grenoble, FR), Coronel; Philippe (Barraux, FR), Plissonnier; Marc (Eybens, FR)
Title: Optimized thermoelectric module for operation in peltier mode or in seebeck mode
Patent Number: 9,054,272

Inventors: Sawyer; Lawrence Howell (Neenah, WI), Niemeyer; Michael John (Appleton, WI), Holmes; Lori Tassone (Neenah, WI)
Title: Method for producing thin, high capacity absorbent structure
Patent Number: 7,955,536

Inventors: Schaaf; Harry (Rheinmunster, DE), Atmaca; Mustafa (Lichtenau, DE)
Title: Device for taking the weight of a one-leaf or two-leaf door for a switchgear cabinet
Patent Number: 7,954,278

Inventors: Schelhas; Peter (Stuttgart, DE), Franz; Manfred (Ditzingen, DE), Posselt; Andreas (Muehlacker, DE), Baumann; Andreas (Farmington Hills, DE), Streib; Martin (Vaihingen, DE), Pfeil; Michael (Schwieberdingen, DE), Lorenz; Marko (Grossbottwar, DE), Haag; Silke (Abstatt, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting tank leaks
Patent Number: 7,954,361

Inventors: Schick; Eginhard (Rheinfelden, DE), Utinger; Dominic (Ettingen, CH), Calonder; Claudio (Basel, CH)
Title: Apparatus and method for coating substrates for analyte detection by means of an affinity assay method
Patent Number: 9,050,615

Inventors: Schlenk; Ralph (Erlangen, DE), Stahl; David (Nuremberg, DE)
Title: Feedback control of an interferometer
Patent Number: 7,233,399

Inventors: Schloesser; Till (Dresden, DE)
Title: Transistor and memory cell array
Patent Number: 7,956,387

Inventors: Schlosser; Charles E. (Manitowoc, WI)
Title: Low refrigerant volume condenser for hydrocarbon refrigerant and ice making machine using same
Patent Number: 9,052,130

Inventors: Schmid; Andreas (Duisburg, DE), Neubauer; Andre (Krefeld, DE)
Title: Receiver for a position-finding system with improved sensitivity
Patent Number: 7,233,288

Inventors: Schmidhammer; Edgar (Stein an der Traun, DE)
Title: Adaptive impedance matching circuit and method for matching for duplex operation standards
Patent Number: 9,054,772

Inventors: Schmidt; Frank (Zorneding, DE), Vossiek; Martin (Hildesheim, DE)
Title: System and method for receiving a signal to trigger a pyroelectric activation system
Patent Number: 7,233,256

Inventors: Schmidt; Stephen T. (Eatonville, WA)
Title: Machine with a swivel and wireless control below the swivel
Patent Number: 9,051,718

Inventors: Schmidt; Wayne Eugene (Lakeville, MN), Entenman; Scott Allen (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Fluid warming cassette with a tensioning rod
Patent Number: 7,232,457

Inventors: Schmidt; William J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Vectorization in an optimizing compiler
Patent Number: 9,052,888

Inventors: Schminkey; Kevin Alan (Grand Rapids, MN)
Title: Human propulsion system
Patent Number: 9,051,025

Inventors: Schmit; Thomas Paul (Huntington, NY), Kern; James W. (East Islip, NY), Ferro; Philip J. (Setauket, NY), Blum; William R. (Huntington Station, NY)
Title: System and method of monitoring, control and configuration of security and lifestyle devices
Patent Number: 9,055,125

Inventors: Schmitt; Gerhard Gustav (Schmitten, DE), Baumann; Paul Smit (Johannesburg, ZA), Van Zyl; Johannes Willem (Rosebank, NZ)
Title: Tar recovery from gasification of a carbonaceous feedstock
Patent Number: 9,051,517

Inventors: Schoenle; Victor Leo (Greenfield, MN), Piippo Svendsen; Cassandra Ann (Hugo, MN), Tibesar Jensen; Kristina (Chaska, MN), Oreschnick; Mark B. (Inver Grove Heights, MN), Borrell; Alyson M. (Chanhassen, MN)
Title: Systems and methods for mixing therapeutic agents before and/or during administration
Patent Number: 9,050,414

Inventors: Schofield; Nigel Paul (Horsham, GB), Abbaszadeh; Siamak (Yokohama, JP), Savidge; Derek (Shoreham By Sea, GB)
Title: Condition monitoring of pumps and pump system
Patent Number: 7,954,371

Inventors: Schoner; Brian (Fremont, CA)
Title: System and method for edge sharpening
Patent Number: 7,957,606

Inventors: Schreiber; David (Littleton, CO), White; Jack C. (Alpharetta, GA), Stephens; David Wesley (Cornelia, GA), Goode; Henry C. (Atlanta, GA), Griffith; Nathan Christopher (Lawrenceville, GA), Tai; Ming K. (Lawrenceville, GA)
Title: Point of care radioactive material stranding systems
Patent Number: 9,050,458

Inventors: Schrenzel; Jacques (Geneva, CH), Francois; Patrice (Cran-Gevrier, FR)
Title: Method for the direct detection of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus
Patent Number: 7,955,796

Inventors: Schroll; Thomas (Traunreut, DE)
Title: Probing pin and probe system equipped therewith
Patent Number: 7,231,725

Inventors: Schugt; Michael A. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Monolithic integrated circuit/pressure sensor on pacing lead
Patent Number: 7,231,829

Inventors: Schuster; Thomas (Lauf, DE), Kremitzl; Hans-Jorg (Eckental, DE)
Title: Dry toner, processes for the production thereof, and the use thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,772

Inventors: Scolari; Nathan A. (Greenville, SC), Reiter; George (Taylors, SC)
Title: Personal vehicle frame and method of assembly
Patent Number: 9,051,017

Inventors: Scolnicov; Haggai (Tel Aviv, IL), Armon; Amitai (Tel Aviv, IL), Linhart; Chaim (Petach Tikva, IL), Bien; Lilach (Rehovot, IL)
Title: System and method for analyzing GIS data to improve operation and monitoring of water distribution networks
Patent Number: 9,053,519

Inventors: Scott; Alasdair (High Wycombe, GB), Nixon; Gregor (Bicester, GB)
Title: Timing analysis for programmable logic
Patent Number: 7,234,125

Inventors: Scott; Steven (Avon, CT)
Title: Methods for fabricating retroreflector tooling and retroreflective microstructures and devices thereof
Patent Number: 9,050,762

Inventors: Scott; William M. (Villa Hills, KY)
Title: Corrugated container box and blank
Patent Number: 9,051,075

Inventors: Scroggie; Michael C. (Laguna Niguel, CA), Kacaba; Michael E. (Santa Monica, CA), Rochon; David A. (Darien, CT), Diamond; David M. (Pawling, NY)
Title: System and method for providing shopping aids and incentives to customers through a computer network
Patent Number: 7,233,913

Inventors: Scuderi; Salvatore C. (Westfield, MA), Scuderi; Stephen P. (Westfield, MA)
Title: Split-cycle air hybrid engine
Patent Number: 7,954,462

Inventors: Seabaugh; Matthew M. (Columbus, OH), Ibanez; Sergio (Columbus, OH), Swartz; Scott L. (Columbus, OH)
Title: Protective coatings for metal alloys and methods incorporating the same
Patent Number: 9,054,348

Inventors: Sebald; Vincent Joseph (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for regulatory compliance with qualified systems
Patent Number: 9,053,441

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Nobuo (Ibaraki, JP), Serizawa; Masahiro (Ibaraki, JP), Osari; Yoshihito (Chiba, JP), Nishikata; Akinobu (Chiba, JP)
Title: Printer control apparatus and method of controlling the same, printer and method of controlling the same, reader and method of controlling the same, and image forming system
Patent Number: 7,233,410

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Ryota (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Laser device
Patent Number: 7,957,443

Inventors: Selbekk; Tormod (Trondheim, NO), Holbo; Kristine (Trondheim, NO)
Title: Chair seat with mutually moveable parts
Patent Number: 7,954,896

Inventors: Seneschal-Merz; Karine (Mainz, DE), Hoppe; Bernd (Ingelheim, DE), Sprenger; Dirk (Stadecken-Elsheim, DE), Siebers; Friedrich (Nierstein, DE), Letz; Martin (Mainz, DE), Zachau; Thilo (Buerstadt-Riedrode, DE)
Title: Method for producing a glass ceramic having a garnet phase
Patent Number: 7,958,746

Inventors: Sentani; Haruki (Hiroshima, JP), Tanaka; Koji (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Method of producing a molded product comprising an insert
Patent Number: 7,232,534

Inventors: Seo; Dong Youn (Anyang-si, KR), Chung; Jae Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Dae Won (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Ki Jun (Anyang-si, KR), Han; Seung Hee (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for performing wireless communication between user equipment and base station in a wireless communication system supporting first user equipment using single frequency band and second user equipment using multiple frequency bands
Patent Number: 9,054,930

Inventors: Seo; Hae-Jong (San Jose, CA), Segall; Christopher A. (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Multi layered image enhancement technique
Patent Number: 9,053,531

Inventors: Seo; Kang Soo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Recording medium, apparatus for decrypting data and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,958,375

Inventors: Seo; Nobuhide (Fuchu-cho, JP), Yonemori; Kei (Fuchu-cho, JP)
Title: Control system for hybrid vehicle
Patent Number: 7,957,855

Inventors: Seong; Baek-Hyung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Opening and closing switch structure for valve pin control of gas cylinder
Patent Number: 7,231,866

Inventors: Seshita; Toshiki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,054,701

Inventors: Setlur; Vidya Raghavan (Portola Valley, CA), Luo; Lu (Sunnyvale, CA), Dearman; David Alexander (San Bruno, CA), Pang; Hawk Yin (San Jose, CA), Bose; Raja (Mountain View, CA), Shrivastava; Vivek Vishal (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for detecting proximate devices
Patent Number: 9,055,404

Inventors: Severson; Frederick E. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Sound systems for model railroad locomotives
Patent Number: 7,954,435

Inventors: Seyama; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio communication apparatus and signal processing method
Patent Number: 9,054,845

Inventors: Shaffer; Shmuel (Palo Alto, CA), Rubin; Rami D. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Network with self regulating quality of service (QoS)
Patent Number: 7,233,578

Inventors: Shah; Sharad M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multiple size package socket
Patent Number: 7,955,892

Inventors: Shamberger; Baruch L. (Aberdeen, NC)
Title: Shoe cleaning apparatus
Patent Number: 9,049,978

Inventors: Shampine; Rod (Houston, TX), Saheta; Vishal (Houston, TX)
Title: Coiled tubing equipment lifting methods
Patent Number: 7,954,554

Inventors: Shankar; Ravi (Raleigh, NC), Ghosh; Tushar K. (Cary, NC), Spontak; Richard J. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Electroactive nanostructured polymers as tunable organic actuators
Patent Number: 7,956,520

Inventors: Shanley; John F. (Redwood City, CA), Diaz; Stephen Hunter (Palo Alto, CA), Parker; Theodore L. (Danville, CA)
Title: System and method for loading a beneficial agent into a medical device
Patent Number: 7,955,639

Inventors: Shantha; Totada R (McDonough, GA), Martin; Usha Shantha (Macon, GA), Shantha; Lauren Asha (McDonough, GA)
Title: Leg supporting device for use behind a head rest for air and vehicular travel
Patent Number: 7,954,900

Inventors: Shapiro; Daniel (Redmond, WA), Pedrizetti; Raymond D. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Solid-state memory device that emulates a known storage device
Patent Number: 7,233,890

Inventors: Shea; David (Staten Island, NY)
Title: Self-retracting hook device
Patent Number: 9,052,056

Inventors: Shea; Jeffrey J. (Memphis, TN), Shotton; Vincent W. (Cordova, TN), Kelman; David C. (Collierville, TN)
Title: Universal liner
Patent Number: 7,955,395

Inventors: Sheehan; Deirdre L. (Northport, NY)
Title: Trash cart
Patent Number: 7,232,136

Inventors: Sheikh; Mehboob B. (Tallahassee, FL), Kambiranda; Devaiah (Tallahassee, FL), Vasanthaiah; Hemanth KN. (Tallahassee, FL)
Title: Disease-related biomarkers specific to Florida hybrid bunch and muscadine grape, and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,051,381

Inventors: Shen; Ba-Zhong (Irvine, CA), Tran; Hau Thien (Irvine, CA), Cameron; Kelly Brian (Irvine, CA)
Title: LDPC (low density parity check) coded signal decoding using parallel and simultaneous bit node and check node processing
Patent Number: 7,958,428

Inventors: Shen; Wei (Danville, CA), Wynter; Laura (Westport, CT)
Title: Real-time traffic prediction and/or estimation using GPS data with low sampling rates
Patent Number: 9,053,632

Inventors: Shenefiel; Chris A. (Oakton, VA)
Title: Arrangement for accessing an IP-based messaging server by telephone for management of stored messages
Patent Number: 7,233,982

Inventors: Sheng; Guangrun (Guangdong, CN)
Title: Electronic simulation candle
Patent Number: 9,052,078

Inventors: Sheng; James J. (Katy, TX), Georgi; Daniel T. (Houston, TX)
Title: Determining horizontal and vertical permeabilities by analyzing two pretests in a horizontal well
Patent Number: 7,231,818

Inventors: Shi; Zhiqiang (Beijing, CN), Wu; Zhimei (Beijing, CN), Fang; Guiming (Beijing, CN), Qiao; Yuansong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Token-based congestion control method for the internet
Patent Number: 7,957,292

Inventors: Shibao; Kouki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing apparatus administration information display method, system, program and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,957,029

Inventors: Shibata; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Ono; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Ozaki; Teruo (Yokohama, JP), Ibe; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Ichiro (Yokohama, JP), Yokoyama; Sakai (Kawasaki, JP), Sakai; Toshiyasu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing ink jet circuit board with heaters and electrodes constructed to reduce corrosion
Patent Number: 7,954,238

Inventors: Shifferaw; Tessema Dosho (Albany, CA)
Title: Machine for exercising the core muscles
Patent Number: 9,050,492

Inventors: Shih; Ching-Ching (Taipei, TW)
Title: Notebook having combined touch pad and CD-ROM drive
Patent Number: 7,233,314

Inventors: Shih; Huei Yuan (Murphy, TX)
Title: System and method for adaptive in-network time alignment for envelope tracking power amplifier
Patent Number: 9,055,529

Inventors: Shih; Kai-Tsung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Lens for rearview mirror
Patent Number: 7,232,231

Inventors: Shih; Wen-Hsin (Taipei, TW), Pan; Chin-Fong (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for adjusting set-up default value of bios and mainboard using the same method
Patent Number: 7,958,344

Inventors: Shih; Wen-Hsin (Taipei, TW), Pan; Chin-Fong (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for adjusting setup default value of BIOS and main board thereof
Patent Number: 7,958,345

Inventors: Shiikuma; Kazumi (Tokyo, JP), Hayakawa; Makoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: High frequency power amplifier
Patent Number: 9,054,647

Inventors: Shima; Takeshi (Mito, JP), Muramatsu; Shoji (Hitachinaka, JP), Otsuka; Yuji (Hitachinaka, JP), Machii; Kimiyoshi (Novy, MI), Higuchi; Mirai (Hitachi, JP), Monji; Tatsuhiko (Hitachinaka, JP), Irie; Kota (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Apparatus and system for recognizing environment surrounding vehicle
Patent Number: 7,957,559

Inventors: Shimizu; Hideaki (Fussa, JP), Matsuda; Masahiro (Kodaira, JP), Imai; Hideo (Inagi, JP), Suto; Masaki (Sendai, JP)
Title: Wireless relay amplification apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,693

Inventors: Shimizu; Masaaki (Mitaka, JP), Sukegawa; Naonobu (Inagi, JP)
Title: Method of power-aware job management and computer system
Patent Number: 7,958,508

Inventors: Shimizu; Masakazu (Minamiashigara, JP)
Title: Guide member, endless belt, method of producing endless belt, and image forming apparatus using endless belt
Patent Number: 7,957,685

Inventors: Shimizu; Nobuo (Suwa, JP)
Title: Screen member for a transmission screen, a transmission screen and a rear projection
Patent Number: 7,233,439

Inventors: Shimoya; Masahiro (Kariya, JP), Kasuya; Noriyuki (Nukata-gun, JP), Torigoe; Eiichi (Anjo, JP), Ozaki; Tatsuo (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Heat exchanger and heat transferring member with symmetrical angle portions
Patent Number: 7,231,965

Inventors: Shimoyama; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Mishima; Nao (Tokyo, JP), Mita; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Ida; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus for generating an image for three-dimensional display
Patent Number: 9,053,575

Inventors: Shimura; Yasuto (Suwa, JP)
Title: Droplet discharging head and method for manufacturing the same, and droplet discharging device
Patent Number: 7,954,925

Inventors: Shin; Jin-Wook (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device having ray detector, and electronic device including the same, and operating method thereof
Patent Number: 9,053,792

Inventors: Shinmyo; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Connector in which a shell can be readily assembled to a connector housing
Patent Number: 7,232,341

Inventors: Shinoda; Takao (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Folding electric apparatus
Patent Number: 7,232,313

Inventors: Shinohara; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP), Chiba; Yasunobu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Path selection method and control server
Patent Number: 9,054,978

Inventors: Shiraishi; Naoto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image data compression apparatus for compressing both binary image data and multiple value image data
Patent Number: 7,233,702

Inventors: Shitano; Masaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage control apparatus and storage method therefor
Patent Number: 9,052,989

Inventors: Shoemaker, Jr.; Stephen P. (Redondo Beach, CA)
Title: Indoor long range shooting gallery
Patent Number: 9,052,162

Inventors: Shoji; Noriyoshi (Chiba, JP), Sanbongi; Norimitsu (Chiba, JP), Sato; Yoshinori (Chiba, JP), Morooka; Toshimitsu (Chiba, JP), Koroishi; Keitaro (Chiba, JP)
Title: Heating resistor element component, thermal printer, and manufacturing method for a heating resistor element component
Patent Number: 7,956,880

Inventors: Shore; David (Weston, CA)
Title: Method for producing lead-free copper--bismuth alloys and ingots useful for same
Patent Number: 9,050,651

Inventors: Short; Jay M. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA), Kretz; Keith A. (San Marcos, CA)
Title: Phytase expression systems and methods of making and using them
Patent Number: 7,232,677

Inventors: Shrader; Eric (Belmont, CA), Srinivasan; Uma (Mountain View, CA), Crawford; Clark (Danville, CA), Limb; Scott (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Lamination for printed photomask
Patent Number: 7,955,783

Inventors: Shuber; Anthony P. (Mendon, MA), Chiu; Eugene (Auburndale, MA)
Title: Detection of nucleic acids and proteins
Patent Number: 7,955,822

Inventors: Shuey; John Raymond (Mechanicsburg, PA), Martin; Galen M (Camp Hill, PA)
Title: Rotatable secondary lock for electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,955,142

Inventors: Shuraim; Ahmed B. (Riyadh, SA), Al-Negheimish; Abdulaziz (Riyadh, SA)
Title: System and method for determining longitudinal moments in one-way joist floors
Patent Number: 9,052,251

Inventors: Shuster; Gary Stephen (Fresno, CA)
Title: Card game with dealt card disclosure feature and kit
Patent Number: 9,050,522

Inventors: Siddiqi; Suhaib (Wakefield, MA)
Title: Nucleotide analogs
Patent Number: 7,956,171

Inventors: Siegel; Stephan (Berlin, DE), Wilmen; Andreas (Koln, DE), Rohrig; Susanne (Hilden, DE), Svenstrup; Niels (Velbert, DE), Gnoth; Mark Jean (Mettman, DE), Heitmeier; Stefan (Wulfrath, DE), Rester; Ulrich (Wuppertal, DE), Zubov; Dmitry (Remscheid, DE), Strayle; Jochen (Wuppertal, DE), Sperzel; Michael (Kierspe, DE)
Title: Substituted imidazopyrimidines and triazolopyrimidines
Patent Number: 9,051,323

Inventors: Silver; William (Weston, MA), Shillman; Robert (Weston, MA), Wallack; Aaron (Natick, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for human interface to a machine vision system
Patent Number: 7,957,554

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Inkjet printer cartridge refill dispenser with plunge action
Patent Number: 7,232,208

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Data card reader
Patent Number: 7,233,421

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Image sensing and printing device
Patent Number: 7,957,009

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Lapstun; Paul (Balmain, AU)
Title: Portable hand-held device for deblurring sensed images
Patent Number: 9,055,221

Inventors: Simard; John J. L. (Vancouver, CA), Diamond; David C. (West Hills, CA), Qiu; Zhiyong (Los Angeles, CA), Lei; Xiang-Dong (West Hills, CA)
Title: Expression vectors encoding epitopes of target-associated antigens and methods for their design
Patent Number: 7,232,682

Inventors: Simchik; Andrew D. (Rochester, NY), Rzepkowski; Kristinn R. (Rochester, NY), Perry; Thomas J. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Document production system for capturing web page content
Patent Number: 7,233,407

Inventors: Simnacher; Larry W. (Bay City, TX)
Title: Potential energy storage apparatus using energy from a wind energy generator
Patent Number: 7,956,485

Inventors: Simovich; Gigi (Savion, IL)
Title: Dynamically stressed armor
Patent Number: 9,052,164

Inventors: Singh; Rajiv R. (Getzville, NY), Paonessa; Martin R (Niagara Falls, NY), Shankland; Ian R (Randolph, NJ)
Title: Polymer ionic electrolytes
Patent Number: 7,955,738

Inventors: Singh; Sanjeev K. (Dover, NJ), Samuels; Philip (Manville, NJ), Capellos; Christos (Morris Plains, NJ), Fishburn; Barry (Dover, NJ)
Title: Process for crystalline explosives containing halogenated wax binders
Patent Number: 7,955,452

Inventors: Sinha; Sujeet Kumar (Singapore, SG), Saravanan; Prabakaran (Singapore, SG), Nalam; Satyanarayana (Singapore, SG)
Title: SU-8 nano-composites with improved tribological and mechanical properties
Patent Number: 9,051,528

Inventors: Siniaguine; Oleg (Los Gatos, CA), Kachiguina; Elena (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Self-adaptive and optionally also otherwise adaptable wound dressing
Patent Number: 9,050,211

Inventors: Skaberna; Sven (Wiesenthau, DE)
Title: Computerized method for generating a schedule for implementing examination with an x-ray apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,646

Inventors: Skipper; Christopher Alan (Babson Park, DE), Kregl; John William (Lake Wales, FL)
Title: Rotary plant hedger
Patent Number: 9,049,820

Inventors: Sloan; Mark L. (Bellville, TX), Schutte; Randy C. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Perforating gun quick connection system
Patent Number: 7,231,982

Inventors: Smed; Jan P. (Winter Springs, FL), Lemieux; Dennis H. (Casselberry, FL), Williams; James P. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Inspection system for a turbine blade region of a turbine engine
Patent Number: 7,231,817

Inventors: Smith; David Benjamin (Glasgow, GB)
Title: Cyclonic separation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,955,405

Inventors: Smith; David Benjamin (Glasgow, GB)
Title: Cyclonic separation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,955,406

Inventors: Smith; Fred P. (Alpine, UT), Morrill; Nathan H. (Draper, UT)
Title: Tarping system for open top containers
Patent Number: 7,954,877

Inventors: Smith; Jonathan D. (Shaker Heights, OH), Hazen; Stanley L. (Pepper Pike, OH)
Title: Oxidant resistant apolipoprotein A-1 and mimetic peptides
Patent Number: 9,051,393

Inventors: Smith; Joshua R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: RFID tag with accelerometer
Patent Number: 7,956,725

Inventors: Smith; Michael (Louisville, KY)
Title: Portable work station
Patent Number: 9,050,992

Inventors: Snow; Alan D. (Lynnwood, WA), Nguyen; Beth (Trophy Club, TX), Castillo; Gerardo (Bothell, WA), Sanders; Virginia (San Francisco, CA), Lake; Thomas (Snohomish, WA), Larsen; Lesley (Dunedin, NZ)
Title: Compounds, compositions and methods for the treatment of amyloid diseases and synucleinopathies such as alzheimer's disease, type 2 diabetes, and parkinson's
Patent Number: 9,051,253

Inventors: Snyder; John Michael (Redmond, WA), Whitted; John Turner (Carnation, WA), Blank; William Thomas (Bellevue, WA), Olynyk; Kirk (Redmond, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for providing image rendering using variable rate source sampling
Patent Number: 7,956,870

Inventors: Soberanis; David L. (Hopland, CA)
Title: Wine pomace extraction apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,231,868

Inventors: Soderberg; Mark (Evergreen, CO), Rogers; Gary (Camano Island, WA)
Title: Portable or tow-behind snow melter
Patent Number: 7,958,656

Inventors: Sodhi; Ajit (Irvine, CA), Mathur; Alok (Lake Forest, CA)
Title: System and method for thin client development of a platform independent graphical user interface
Patent Number: 7,958,452

Inventors: Soekawa; Kouji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Radio apparatus and antenna device
Patent Number: 9,054,426

Inventors: Soleimani-Gorgani; Atasheh (Tehran, IR)
Title: Three-dimensional ink-jet printing by home and office ink-jet printer
Patent Number: 9,050,820

Inventors: Son; Ahjeong (Aurbun, AL), Yoon; Yeomin (Irmo, SC)
Title: Magnetic bead quantum dot nanoparticle assay
Patent Number: 9,051,605

Inventors: Sone; Toshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Takagi; Osamu (Chofu, JP), Kinouchi; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tsueda; Yoshinori (Fuji, JP)
Title: Fixing apparatus and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,662

Inventors: Sonehara; Tomio (Suwa, JP)
Title: Stereoscopic display
Patent Number: 7,233,441

Inventors: Song; Hongxin (Sunnyvale, CA), Madden; Michael (Mountain View, CA), Burd; Gregory (San Jose, CA)
Title: Repeated runout (RRO) zero phase start (ZPS)
Patent Number: 9,053,742

Inventors: Song; Seong Hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing light absorbing layer for solar cell using selenization process under element selenium vapor ambience and thermal treatment apparatus for manufacturing light absorbing layer
Patent Number: 9,054,267

Inventors: Sorg; Johannes (Ravensburg, DE), Walter; Bruno (Tettnang, DE), Amann; Notker (Friedrichshafen, DE), Januschevski; Robert (Tettnang, DE)
Title: Steering system for tracked vehicles
Patent Number: 7,954,572

Inventors: Sorin; Alexander (Haifa, IL)
Title: Low-frequency band noise detection
Patent Number: 7,233,894

Inventors: Sorschag; Kurt (Villach-Landskron, AT)
Title: Method for manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,054,123

Inventors: Soubjaki; Houssam (Huntington Woods, MI)
Title: Method of producing a throttle assembly
Patent Number: 7,955,542

Inventors: Spirkl; Wolfgang (Germering, DE), Steffens; Holger (Munich, DE)
Title: Concept for reducing crosstalk
Patent Number: 7,957,254

Inventors: Spuler; Juerg (Neukirch, CH)
Title: Variable geometry turbine
Patent Number: 7,955,047

Inventors: Sridhara; Vinay (Santa Clara, CA), Das; Saumitra Mohan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Access Points selection apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 9,055,519

Inventors: Srikumar; Kesavan (Cupertino, CA), Chung; John (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Rack system and a method for processing manufactured products
Patent Number: 9,052,348

Inventors: Staab; Donald Audley (Sunnyvale, CA), McEwen; Ian L. (Golden, CO), Stamm; Reto (Sunnyvale, CA), Tan; Phoumra (San Jose, CA)
Title: Fault isolation in a programmable logic device
Patent Number: 7,234,120

Inventors: Stamler; Jonathan S. (Chapel Hill, NC), Toone; Eric J. (Durham, NC), Hare; Joshua M. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Reactive oxygen generating enzyme inhibitor with nitric oxide bioactivity and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,956,062

Inventors: Starr; Reilly Stratton (New York, NY), Nicklos; Katherine Sue (Astoria, NY)
Title: Tan-through sports brassiere
Patent Number: 9,049,890

Inventors: Stearns; Daniel Nichols (Johnson, VT)
Title: Four ring spherical connecting hub for building space frame structures
Patent Number: 7,954,297

Inventors: Steenstrup; Per Resen (Charlottenlund, DK)
Title: Installation comprising a wave power apparatus and a support structure therefor
Patent Number: 7,956,478

Inventors: Steinbrenner; Ulrich (Neustadt, DE), Oetter; Gunter (Frankenthal, DE), Ossmer; Uwe (Houston, TX), Guzmann; Marcus (Muhlhausen, DE)
Title: Compositions having pH-dependent viscosity, thickener systems containing the same, and uses therefor
Patent Number: 7,956,013

Inventors: Steiner; Moritz (Red Bank, NJ), Varvello; Matteo (Port Monmouth, NJ)
Title: Peer to peer localization for content in a distributed hash table
Patent Number: 9,055,082

Inventors: Steinhilber; Friedhelm (Rottweil, DE)
Title: Storage cartridge and cartridge drive
Patent Number: 9,053,741

Inventors: Steinman; Maurice B. (Marlborough, MA), Shah; Rahul R. (Marlborough, MA), Cherukuri; Naveen (San Jose, CA), Spink; Aaron T. (San Francisco, CA), Baum; Allen J. (Palo Alto, CA), Dabral; Sanjay (Palo Alto, CA), Frodsham; Tim (Portland, OR), Dunning; David S. (Portland, OR), Schoenborn; Theodore Z. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods and apparatuses to effect a variable-width link
Patent Number: 7,957,428

Inventors: Stephens; Lynn Babb (Dothan, AL), Stephens; George Gregory (Dothan, AL)
Title: Apparatus for continuous collection of human waste products and method for incontinence management
Patent Number: 7,958,581

Inventors: Stepps; Dale B. (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Suarez; Jose Luis (Pembroke Pines, FL)
Title: Power control system and method for providing an optimal power level to a designated light assembly
Patent Number: 9,055,630

Inventors: Sternby; Jan Peter (Lund, SE)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting access recirculation
Patent Number: 7,955,291

Inventors: Stevens; Gary (Surrey, GB), Smith; James D. B. (Monroeville, PA), Wood; John W. (Winter Springs, FL)
Title: Treatment of micropores in mica materials
Patent Number: 7,955,661

Inventors: Stevens; Rick C. (Apple Valley, MN), Uhlhorn; Brian L. (St. Paul, MN), Karnopp; Roger J. (Eagan, MN)
Title: Fiber optic interconnection
Patent Number: 7,957,645

Inventors: Stevenson; Mario (Shrewsbury, MA), Sharkey; Mark (Oxford, MA)
Title: Detection of drug-resistant human immunodeficiency virus
Patent Number: 7,232,657

Inventors: Stogbauer; Christopher Paul (Merrill, WI), Reif; William Myles (Wausau, WI)
Title: Heat-activated pressure-sensitive labels
Patent Number: 7,955,678

Inventors: Stora; Thierry (Thoiry, FR), Fernandes da Visitacao; Sandrina (Belmonte, PT), Mathot; Serge (Thoiry, FR), Bowen; Paul (Lausanne, CH)
Title: Nanostructured target for isotope production
Patent Number: 9,055,658

Inventors: Stouffs; Robert Henri-Marcel (Ferrara, IT), Zerbinati; Simonetta (Rovigo, IT)
Title: Process for preparing alkali and heat stable polyols
Patent Number: 7,955,438

Inventors: Stoxen; Paul (Phoenix, AZ), Chow; Christina (Phoenix, AZ), Demirkaya; Can (Peoria, AZ), Kejriwal; Manoj K. (Pune, IN)
Title: Electronic acquisition system and method
Patent Number: 7,957,999

Inventors: Stravitz; David M. (New York, NY), Chomik; Richard S. (Orlando, FL), Yoho; Mark (Chagrin Falls, OH)
Title: Waste disposal device including a mechanism for scoring a flexible tubing dispensed from a cartridge
Patent Number: 7,958,704

Inventors: Su; Hong-Men (Sindian, TW)
Title: Branch prediction using precedent instruction address of relative offset determined based on branch type and enabling skipping
Patent Number: 7,234,046

Inventors: Su; Wei (Bel Air, MD), Karim; Muhammed (Ocean Township, NJ)
Title: Recovery of DTMF tones in the presence of periodic interference and obstruction
Patent Number: 9,055,145

Inventors: Subramanian; Ananthan (Menlo Park, CA), Sussland; Robert Jan (San Francisco, CA), Chang; Lawrence Wen-Hao (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method for establishing a shared secret among nodes of a security appliance
Patent Number: 7,958,356

Inventors: Suehara; Kazuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for recycling used-up plastic products and washing process of crushed plastic and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 7,231,927

Inventors: Suemori; Ryoji (Aichi, JP), Tsuru; Ryosuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens moving mechanism and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,449

Inventors: Suga; Keisuke (Toyota, JP), Tajima; Ryosuke (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Legged robot and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,957,835

Inventors: Sugane; Mitsuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Printed circuit board manufacturing method, printed circuit board, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,292

Inventors: Sugaya; Shigeru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Radio communication system, radio communication apparatus, and radio communication method
Patent Number: 7,957,290

Inventors: Sugie; Hiroshi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Ougiwari; Masahiro (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Koyama; Daisuke (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Electric motor control system and communication method
Patent Number: 9,054,608

Inventors: Sugita; Mitsuro (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Shuichi (Yokohama, JP), Nozato; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Katayama; Akihiro (Yokohama, JP), Hirose; Futoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image acquisition apparatus and image acquisition method using optical coherence tomography
Patent Number: 7,954,947

Inventors: Sugiyama; Hiroaki (Yokohama, JP), Nakano; Taketoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Yanagi; Toshihiro (Nara, JP)
Title: Display device, drive circuit, testing device, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,233,324

Inventors: Sugiyama; Masuyuki (Kokubunji, JP), Hashimoto; Yuichiro (Tachikawa, JP), Hasegawa; Hideki (Tachikawa, JP), Takada; Yasuaki (Kiyose, JP)
Title: Mass spectrometer and mass spectrometric analysis method
Patent Number: 7,956,322

Inventors: Sugizaki; Tomoko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ono; Tomio (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Enomoto; Shintaro (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Organic electroluminescent device and light emitting apparatus
Patent Number: 9,054,332

Inventors: Suhail; Mohammed (Austin, TX), Chang; Ko-Min (Austin, TX), Kuhn; Peter J. (Austin, TX), Prinz; Erwin J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method for simulating long-term performance of a non-volatile memory by exposing the non-volatile memory to heavy-ion radiation
Patent Number: 7,955,877

Inventors: Sullivan; Joseph L. (Kirkland, WA), Chapman; Fred W. (Renton, WA), Walker; Robert G. (Bothell, WA), Havel; William J. (Maple Grove, MN), Deno; D. Curtis (Andover, MN)
Title: Non-invasive cardiac potentiation therapy
Patent Number: 7,957,799

Inventors: Sullivan; Michael J (Barrington, RI), Ladd; Derek A (Fairhaven, MA), Voorheis; Peter R. (Fall River, MA)
Title: Perimeter weighted golf ball
Patent Number: 7,232,384

Inventors: Sumida; Shinichi (Kawagoe, JP), Komoriya; Haruhiko (Kawagoe, JP), Maeda; Kazuhiko (Kawagoe, JP)
Title: Cyclic fluorine compounds, polymerizable fluoromonomers, fluoropolymers, and resist materials containing the fluoropolymers and method for pattern formation
Patent Number: 7,232,917

Inventors: Sumitomo; Takaaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for providing dynamic multilingual web pages
Patent Number: 7,234,110

Inventors: Sumiyoshi; Nobuya (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Sampling clock generator circuit and data receiver using the same
Patent Number: 7,233,638

Inventors: Sun; Lee-Hwei K. (Houston, TX), Sun; Bill N. C. (Bellaire, TX), Sun; Cecily R. Y. (Bellaire, TX)
Title: Fc fusion proteins of human granulocyte colony-stimulating factor with increased biological activities
Patent Number: 7,232,668

Inventors: Sun; Shijun (Vancouver, WA), Lei; Shwmin (Camas, WA)
Title: Computation-reduced IDCT method for video coding
Patent Number: 7,233,703

Inventors: Sun; Yan (Beijing, CN), Wang; Wei (Beijing, CN), Yu; Haihua (Beijing, CN), Da; Bin (Beijing, CN)
Title: Transmitting device, receiving device, wireless communication system and method for controlling wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,055,436

Inventors: Sundararajan; Srinivasan (Ann Arbor, MI), Mazur; Joseph (Washington, MI), Burley; Edward (Troy, MI)
Title: Head restraint for automotive vehicle
Patent Number: 7,232,187

Inventors: Sundermann; Bernd (Aachen, DE), Schick; Hans (Berlin, DE), Hinze; Claudia (Aachen, DE)
Title: 4-hydroxymethyl-1-aryl-cyclohexylamine compounds
Patent Number: 7,232,847

Inventors: Sundholm; Brad S. (Bay City, MI), Cymbal; William D. (Freeland, MI), Collins; Kyle L. (Saginaw, MI), Rutkiewicz; Jason T. (Freeland, MI), vonMatt; Niklaus A. (Midland, MI)
Title: Bearing isolator assembly
Patent Number: 9,051,968

Inventors: Surace; Kevin J. (Sunnyvale, CA), White; George M. (Santa Cruz, CA), Reeves; Byron B. (Stanford, CA), Nass; Clifford I. (Stanford, CA), Campbell; Mark D. (San Jose, CA), Albert; Roy D. (San Jose, CA), Giangola; James P. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Voice user interface with personality
Patent Number: 9,055,147

Inventors: Surakka; Timo (Espoo, FI), Pulkkinen; Pentti (Espoo, FI)
Title: Processing data records for finding counterparts in a reference data set
Patent Number: 7,958,129

Inventors: Suryavanshi; Vijay A. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Adaptive media sharing
Patent Number: 9,055,043

Inventors: Susko; Kenneth (Elmont, NY)
Title: Oxygen monitoring device
Patent Number: 7,231,809

Inventors: Sutanto; Herry (Kirkland, WA), Wakeam; Jamie (Redmond, WA), Turner; Jerome (Redmond, WA), Duncan; Richard (Kirkland, WA), Raghupathy; Sashi (Redmond, WA), Kannapel; Timothy H. (Bellevue, WA), Szilagyi; Zoltan (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Voting based scheme for electronic document node reuse
Patent Number: 7,958,132

Inventors: Sutardja; Sehat (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Magnetic and optical rotating storage systems with audio monitoring
Patent Number: 7,957,243

Inventors: Sutardja; Sehat (Los Altos Hills, CA), Krishnamoorthy; Ravishanker (Singapore, SG)
Title: Current balancing circuits for light-emitting-diode-based illumination systems
Patent Number: 9,055,647

Inventors: Suzuki; Hideo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Coupling mechanism
Patent Number: 7,954,860

Inventors: Suzuki; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Doi; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Biwa; Goshi (Kanagawa, JP), Okuyama; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor light-emitting device
Patent Number: 7,956,380

Inventors: Suzuki; Kousuke (Kawasaki, JP), Karakawa; Katsuyuki (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Method for fabricating a semiconductor device having an insulation film with reduced water content
Patent Number: 7,232,720

Inventors: Suzuki; Masaki (Saitama-ken, JP), Maeda; Mitsuru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Moving image coding apparatus, moving image decoding apparatus, control method therefor, and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 7,957,604

Inventors: Suzuki; Motofumi (Kyoto, JP), Fukuoka; Takao (Joyo, JP)
Title: Optical sensor and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,956,995

Inventors: Suzuki; Takahisa (Kawasaki, JP), Yamashita; Koichiro (Hachioji, JP), Yamauchi; Hiromasa (Kawasaki, JP), Kurihara; Koji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Multi-core processor system, control program, and control method
Patent Number: 9,052,993

Inventors: Suzuki; Takashi (Ichikawa, JP), Miyairi; Shinichi (Koto-ku, JP), Saito; Hiroaki (Yachiyo, JP), Tabata; Keiichi (Narashino, JP)
Title: Indirubin derivative having highly selective cytotoxicity for malignant tumors
Patent Number: 9,051,306

Inventors: Suzuki; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Ozawa; Kiyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,956,462

Inventors: Svendsen; John Sigurd (Kvaloysletta, NO), Haug; Bengt Erik (Tromso, NO), Marko; Istvan (B-Louvain-la-Neuve, BE), Rekdal; Oystein (Tomasjord, NO), Skar; Merete Linchausen (Tromso, NO), Stensen; Wenche (Kvaloysletta, NO), Strom; Morten Bohmer (Tromso, NO)
Title: Antimicrobial compounds and formulations
Patent Number: 7,232,803

Inventors: Svensson; Stefan (Almhult, SE)
Title: Device for a weaving machine
Patent Number: 7,231,943

Inventors: Swain; Matthew G. (La Crescenta, CA), Hooke; David A. (Palmdale, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for performing operations on an object
Patent Number: 7,233,837

Inventors: Swallow; George (Concord, MA)
Title: Tunnel reroute
Patent Number: 7,233,569

Inventors: Swift; Jonathan C. (Cambridge, GB), Eyster; Todd A. (Iola, KS), Keast; Geoffrey R. (Cambs, GB), Gilbreath; Donald R. (Castle Rock, CO)
Title: Crimped/swaged-on tubing terminations and methods
Patent Number: 7,954,861

Inventors: Swoboda; Dean P. (DePere, WI), Shanton; Kenneth J. (Neenah, WI), Sandstrom; Erland R. (Menasha, WI)
Title: Paperboard containers having improved bulk insulation properties
Patent Number: 7,955,670

Inventors: Sylvain; Dany (Gatineau, CA)
Title: Source selection for conference bridges
Patent Number: 7,957,512

Inventors: Tachibana; Suguru (Kawasaki, JP), Mitsuda; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Kato; Tatsuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Analog-to-digital converter
Patent Number: 7,233,273

Inventors: Tada; Hiromi (Numazu, JP), Tamoto; Nozomu (Numazu, JP), Ohta; Katsuichi (Mishima, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photoconductor and method for producing the same, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
Patent Number: 7,955,768

Inventors: Tada; Morio (Toyama, JP), Urayama; Masanori (Toyama, JP)
Title: Surface mount variable resistor
Patent Number: 7,956,716

Inventors: Taguchi; Hiroyuki (Shizuoka, JP), Morita; Tetsuhiro (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Sheet finishing apparatus and control method
Patent Number: 7,954,798

Inventors: Tahara; Tomoyuki (San Diego, CA), Kanai; Yoshikatsu (Tokyo-to, JP), Endou; Hitoshi (Tokyo-to, JP), Kataoka; Shiro (Tokyo-to, JP), Hasegawa; Kazumasa (Takasaki, JP), Yoshino; Tetsuya (Takasaki, JP)
Title: Anti-CD98 antibody processes
Patent Number: 9,051,374

Inventors: Taing; Len Bou (Alexandria, VA)
Title: System and method for real-time, multi-user, interactive and collaborative environments on the web
Patent Number: 7,958,453

Inventors: Tajima; Fumio (Taga-gun, JP), Matsunobe; Yutaka (Hitachi, JP), Kawamata; Shouichi (Hitachi, JP), Shibukawa; Suetaro (Hitachinaka, JP), Koizumi; Osamu (Higashi-ibaraki-gun, JP), Oda; Keiji (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Driving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,506

Inventors: Takahashi; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP), Goto; Taiga (Tokyo, JP), Hirokawa; Koichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Reconstruction computing device, reconstruction computing method, and X-ray CT apparatus
Patent Number: 9,050,003

Inventors: Takahashi; Yoshiyuki (Yokohama, JP), Tada; Shin (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Clip for attaching EA member, and EA member
Patent Number: 9,051,949

Inventors: Takao; Toshiaki (Shimotsuga-gun, JP), Okazaki; Takahiro (Shimotsuga-gun, JP), Fujii; Hirofumi (Takasago, JP)
Title: PVD cylindrical target
Patent Number: 7,955,673

Inventors: Takashima; Ryou (Toyota, JP), Kurita; Toru (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Apparatus operating system
Patent Number: 7,956,853

Inventors: Takayama; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,903

Inventors: Takayama; Yoshiko (Kobe, JP), Nakamura; Yoshikuni (Kobe, JP), Inoue; Jun (Kobe, JP), Azuma; Mitsuyoshi (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Agent for repairing corneal sensitivity containing amide compound
Patent Number: 7,956,072

Inventors: Takeguchi; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Moriya; Ryuchi (Kanagawa, JP), Rikitake; Nobuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Matsui; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Morita; Hirotaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Transmission system
Patent Number: 7,957,429

Inventors: Takehara; Satoshi (Machida, JP), Yamaha; Yoshirou (Hadano, JP)
Title: Display panel drive circuit
Patent Number: 7,233,322

Inventors: Takeoka; Yoshinori (Shiga, JP), Hamaoka; Koji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Motor drive inverter control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,124

Inventors: Takeuchi; Hirokazu (Machida, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, and program for sound quality correction based on identification of a speech signal and a music signal from an input audio signal
Patent Number: 7,957,966

Inventors: Takeuchi; Kesatoshi (Suwa, JP)
Title: Motor and motor drive system
Patent Number: 7,956,562

Inventors: Takeuchi; Shoji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Ice-candy forming container
Patent Number: 7,955,066

Inventors: Talty; Timothy J. (Beverly Hills, MI), Namuduri; Chandra S. (Troy, MI), Li; Yunjun (West Bloomfield, MI), McMahon; Nancy (Rochester Hills, MI), Elliott; Robert B. (Waterford, MI)
Title: System and method for measuring a relative distance between vehicle components using ultra-wideband techniques
Patent Number: 7,956,797

Inventors: Tamagaki; Hiroshi (Takasago, JP), Kohara; Toshimitsu (Takasago, JP)
Title: Protective alumina film and production method thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,722

Inventors: Tamaki; Satoshi (Kokubunji, JP), Yano; Takashi (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system and transmission power control method therefor
Patent Number: 7,233,582

Inventors: Tamaoka; Eiji (Hyogo, JP), Nakagawa; Hideo (Shiga, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device including fine dummy patterns
Patent Number: 7,233,052

Inventors: Tameshige; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Takamoto; Yoshifumi (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Quick deployment method
Patent Number: 7,958,503

Inventors: Tamura; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Shiota; Shigemasa (Tachikawa, JP), Katayama; Kunihiro (Chigasaki, JP), Naito; Masashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: External storage device and memory access control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,234,087

Inventors: Tanaka; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Nojima; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,922

Inventors: Tanaka; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Differential amplifier circuit having plural current mirror circuits
Patent Number: 9,054,654

Inventors: Tanaka; Masakiyo (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Masanao (Kawasaki, JP), Shirakawa; Miyuki (Fukuoka, JP), Makiuchi; Takashi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Audio signal interpolation method and device
Patent Number: 7,957,973

Inventors: Tanaka; Masashi (Yokohama, JP), Kato; Kinya (Yokohama, JP), Kato; Masaki (Yokohama, JP), Chiba; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus, optical projection apparatus and a method for adjusting the optical projection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,956,984

Inventors: Tanaka; Yoshikazu (Kagawa-ken, JP), Mukai; Hirotomo (Kagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Disposable diaper with stretchable suspender members joined outside absorbent pad
Patent Number: 7,955,311

Inventors: Tango; Makiko (Uji, JP), Nagatomo; Yuji (Amagasaki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,755

Inventors: Taniguchi; Shoji (Kawasaki, JP), Kuroiwa; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP), Kanasugi; Masami (Kawasaki, JP), Hikita; Mahiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Synchronization establishing device, method of establishing synchronization, and receiver
Patent Number: 7,233,613

Inventors: Tanikella; Brahmanandam V. (Northboro, MA), Simpson; Matthew A. (Sudbury, MA), Chinnakaruppan; Palaniappan (Springboro, OH), Rizzuto; Robert A. (Worcester, MA), Cherian; Isaac K. (Shrewsbury, MA), Vedantham; Ramanujam (Worcester, MA)
Title: Sapphire substrates and methods of making same
Patent Number: 7,956,356

Inventors: Tanizawa; Yoshimichi (Yokohama, JP), Ise; Kotaro (Kawasaki, JP), Kamagata; Eiji (Kamakura, JP), Kogawa; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Ishihara; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Oyama; Yuichiro (Fuchu, JP), Murakami; Takaomi (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus
Patent Number: 9,054,890

Inventors: Tanjo; Toru (Shiojiri, JP), Sasaki; Tsutomu (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Development device and image forming device
Patent Number: 7,957,676

Inventors: Tanoura; Masazumi (Kanagawa, JP), Muta; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Danno; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Katsuki; Masatoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Ujihara; Yuuko (Kanagawa, JP), Ueno; Daishi (Tokyo, JP), Fujinaga; Takashi (Hyogo, JP), Kato; Eiji (Hyogo, JP), Asami; Shinichiro (Hyogo, JP), Aoki; Tadashi (Hyogo, JP), Moriyama; Kageharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Flue gas purifying device
Patent Number: 9,051,863

Inventors: Tashiro; Kei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Battery pack having an electronic storage device
Patent Number: 7,233,126

Inventors: Taskaya; Ilker (Natick, MA), Nauda; Alex (Melrose, MA)
Title: Secure lookup
Patent Number: 9,054,872

Inventors: Tateno; Yasushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Inter-frame gap controller, traffic transmitter, transmission apparatus and inter-frame gap control method
Patent Number: 9,054,824

Inventors: Tatsuno; Hibiki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Original-document illumination apparatus, image reading apparatus, color-original-document reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,039

Inventors: Tay; Hiok Nam (Irvine, CA)
Title: Image sensor with interleaved image output
Patent Number: 7,233,350

Inventors: Tay; Hiok Nam (Singapore, SG)
Title: Noise-cancelling image sensors
Patent Number: 9,055,246

Inventors: Taylor; James A. (Fullerton, CA), Tal; Oren (Tel-Aviv, IL), Tal; Reuven (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Method and system for user prioritization within telecommunication services and in particular within call completion services
Patent Number: 7,957,521

Inventors: Tedeschi; Nancy (Rexford, NY)
Title: Coupling device with breakaway and methods of using the same
Patent Number: 7,954,941

Inventors: Telford; John (Monteriggioni, IT), Masignani; Vega (Siena, IT), Scarselli; Maria (Siena, IT), Grandi; Guido (Segrate, IT), Tettelin; Herve (Rockville, MD), Fraser; Claire (Clarksville, MD)
Title: Nucleic acids and proteins from streptococcus groups A and B
Patent Number: 7,955,604

Inventors: Teslak; Chris (Plymouth, MI), Carlson; Cliff (Fenton, MI), Kepner; Ron (Ann Arbor, MI), Tang; Chuanchi (Troy, MI)
Title: Deadband regenerative braking control for hydraulic hybrid vehicle powertrain
Patent Number: 7,232,192

Inventors: Thaler; Patricia Ann (Carmichael, CA)
Title: Method and system for Ethernet congestion management
Patent Number: 9,054,973

Inventors: Thayyoor; Jaishankar (Kent, WA), Martin; Peter (Olympia, WA)
Title: Serial bit ordering of non-synchronous bus signals
Patent Number: 7,958,290

Inventors: Thomas; Gwen Vanessa (Miami, FL)
Title: Undergarment with pocket
Patent Number: 7,231,672

Inventors: Thompson; Darren P. (Rolette, ND)
Title: Backfilling attachment for skid steer machine
Patent Number: 9,051,713

Inventors: Thompson; R Donald (Mercer Island, WA), Burton; Mark T (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Cache slot lock for multi-thread file request
Patent Number: 7,233,976

Inventors: Thompson; Stephen W. (Naples, FL)
Title: Stretch mark prevention undergarment
Patent Number: 9,049,892

Inventors: Thomson; Martin (Keiraville, AU), Harper; Neil (Mangerton, AU)
Title: System and method for protecting against spoofed A-GNSS measurement data
Patent Number: 7,956,803

Inventors: Thweatt, Jr.; Carlisle (South Haven, MI)
Title: Method of forming a titanium heating element
Patent Number: 7,954,229

Inventors: Tian; Yibin (Menlo Park, CA), Ming; Wei (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and system for document authentication using Krawtchouk decomposition of image patches for image comparison
Patent Number: 9,053,359

Inventors: Tiesler; Peter (Meckenbeuren, DE), Margraf; Christoph (Salem, DE)
Title: Device for actuating a multiplate clutch in a transmission
Patent Number: 7,954,615

Inventors: Ting; Albert (Toufen Township, Miaoli County, TW)
Title: Pointing input system and method using one or more array sensors
Patent Number: 7,956,842

Inventors: Ting; Raymond M. L. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Intermediate divider within an exterior wall unit
Patent Number: 9,051,732

Inventors: Tisserand; Bruno (Colombes, FR), Davit; Luc (Paris, FR)
Title: Method for transmitting mini-messages and associated device
Patent Number: 9,055,355

Inventors: Titcombe; Steven (Newbury, GB), Hiltz; Jeff (Newbury, GB)
Title: Network architecture
Patent Number: 9,055,506

Inventors: Tobo; Masayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Mukoyama; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Ookuma; Eiichi (Matsudo, JP), Fukui; Mamoru (Yokohama, JP), Yabu; Hiroki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Signal transmission and reception system, installation method of the system, and plant applied with the system
Patent Number: 9,054,776

Inventors: Toetsch; Walter (Marl, DE), Kaizik; Alfred (Marl, DE), Schulte-Althoff; Hermann-Josef (Haltern, DE)
Title: Method for the rhodium-catalyzed hydroformylation of olefins with reduction of rhodium losses
Patent Number: 7,232,931

Inventors: Toht; Donald E. (Wheaton, IL), Aigner; Gary E. (Naperville, IL)
Title: Magnetic building block
Patent Number: 7,955,156

Inventors: Tokimoto; Toyotaro (Yokohama, JP), Oishi; Masatoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method of displaying high-density dot-matrix bit-mapped image on low-density dot-matrix display and system therefor
Patent Number: 7,233,303

Inventors: Tokoro; Ken (Odawara, JP), Takeda; Takahiko (Minamiashigara, JP)
Title: Computer system and command execution frequency control method
Patent Number: 7,958,324

Inventors: Tomitaka; Kenichirou (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus mounted with replaceable unit, image forming system, and method of controlling image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,233,747

Inventors: Tong; Yuhua (Webster, NY), Fuller; Timothy J. (Pittsford, NY), Pan; Sean X. (Webster, NY), Yanus; John F. (Webster, NY), Klymachyov; Alexander N. (Webster, NY), Fu; Min-Hong (Webster, NY), Prosser; Dennis J. (Walworth, NY), VanDusen; Susan M. (Williamson, NY)
Title: Imaging member
Patent Number: 7,232,634

Inventors: Topcuoglu; Ali (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Renewal in advertising displays and in poster placement
Patent Number: 7,954,265

Inventors: Toriumi; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Noriyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device, semiconductor device, and electronic appliance
Patent Number: 7,955,994

Inventors: Torngren; Peer M. (Sollentuna, SE)
Title: Lightweight observable values for multiple grids
Patent Number: 9,052,793

Inventors: Tosey; Joseph Peter Robert (N. Vancouver, CA)
Title: Redirection of notifications to a wireless user device
Patent Number: 7,958,198

Inventors: Touve; Jeremy W. (Valencia, CA)
Title: Information security method and appparatus
Patent Number: 9,053,464

Inventors: Townsend, Jr.; Robert E. (Royal Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Devices, systems, and methods for reinforcing a traffic control assembly
Patent Number: 9,051,947

Inventors: Trakas; Panos (Addison, IL)
Title: Internally heated nozzle for close cavity spacing injection molding applications
Patent Number: 7,232,307

Inventors: Traw; C. Brendan S. (Portland, OR), Ripley; Michael S. (Portland, OR)
Title: Proactive forced renewal of content protection implementations
Patent Number: 7,958,350

Inventors: Tremper; Douglas (Sparta, NJ)
Title: Human echolocation system
Patent Number: 7,957,224

Inventors: Trentacosta; Joseph D (Wilmington, DE), Walker; William Charles (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Method of making a helmet
Patent Number: 9,050,756

Inventors: Trisel; Karen L. (Ohio City, OH)
Title: Aquarium fish partition device
Patent Number: 9,049,847

Inventors: Trushin; Alexander S. (Katy, TX), Orban; Jacques (Cheltenham, GB)
Title: Progressive cavity hydraulic machine
Patent Number: 9,051,780

Inventors: Tsai; Chih-Wei (Hsinchu, TW), Chung; Jun-Yu (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Liquid lens package structure
Patent Number: 9,052,451

Inventors: Tsai; King Chun (San Jose, CA)
Title: Spurious component reduction
Patent Number: 7,957,487

Inventors: Tsai; Tsung-Yu (Changhua, TW)
Title: Combination classification shelf
Patent Number: 9,050,848

Inventors: Tsay; Alex Y. (Fremont, CA), Cheng; Chunjer C. (Saratoga, CA), Yang; Lin (San Jose, CA), Ou-Yang; Jin Hui (San Jose, CA)
Title: Disk drive having a stationary plate facing a disk and with a recirculation filter coupled to grooves in the stationary plate
Patent Number: 7,957,095

Inventors: Tseng; Chiahsun (Wynantskill, NY), Horak; David V. (Essex Junction, VT), Yeh; Chun-chen (Clifton Park, NY), Yin; Yunpeng (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Non-lithographic hole pattern formation
Patent Number: 9,054,156

Inventors: Tseng; Yao-Chieh (Tainan, TW)
Title: Paintball gun barrel structure
Patent Number: 9,052,151

Inventors: Tseng; Yung-Chang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Sun tracking device and solar cell system
Patent Number: 9,052,385

Inventors: Tsubouchi; Kazuo (Miyagi, JP), Nakase; Hiroyuki (Miyagi, JP), Kameda; Suguru (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Wireless communication method
Patent Number: 7,233,585

Inventors: Tsubouchi; Toshiyuki (Chiba, JP), Yoshida; Yukio (Chiba, JP), Koga; Hidetoshi (Chiba, JP)
Title: Traction drive fluid compositions
Patent Number: 7,956,226

Inventors: Tsuduki; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Takanori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of suppressing overflowing of an encapsulation resin in a semiconductor module
Patent Number: 7,955,903

Inventors: Tsuji; Koji (Niiza, JP)
Title: Abdominal impedance measurement apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,795

Inventors: Tsukidate; Yoshikazu (Kuwana, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and fabrication process thereof
Patent Number: 9,053,962

Inventors: Tsuruhara; Takao (Obu, JP)
Title: Sense amplifier circuit
Patent Number: 7,233,524

Inventors: Tsuyuki; Takashi (Sagamihara, JP), Takahashi; Hiroyuki (Funabashi, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,956,835

Inventors: Tu; Hsin-Lung (New Taipei, TW), Chang; Che-Ming (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Antenna
Patent Number: 9,054,422

Inventors: Tung; Chun-Shuo (Taipei, TW), Wang; Hsien-Chih (Taipei, TW)
Title: Air-admitting guide member
Patent Number: 7,954,514

Inventors: Turner; Travis L. (Newport News, VA), Cano; Roberto J. (Yorktown, VA), Silcox; Richard J. (Poquoson, VA), Buehrle; Ralph D. (Williamsburg, VA), Cagle; Christopher M. (Yorktown, VA), Cabell; Randolph H. (Hampton, VA), Hilton; George C. (Hampton, VA)
Title: Jet engine exhaust nozzle flow effector
Patent Number: 7,958,733

Inventors: Turnipseed; Brian (Denver, CO)
Title: Element modular furniture system
Patent Number: 9,051,955

Inventors: Tyler; Sara (Crestwood, KY), Tyler; Brian (Crestwood, KY)
Title: Infant covering blanket adapted for use with infant supporting apparatuses
Patent Number: 9,049,946

Inventors: Uchida; Haruo (Yokohama, JP), Kawazoe; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Nishiberi; Nozomu (Yokohama, JP), Kawaguchi; Koichiro (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Asai; Yasuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kondo; Mitsuru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,804

Inventors: Uchiyama; Takuya (Shinagawa, JP), Kurashima; Shigemi (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Transmitter, receiver, and data communications system and method
Patent Number: 7,957,454

Inventors: Uchiyama; Takuya (Shinagawa, JP), Sakurai; Satoshi (Shinagawa, JP), Yatsu; Nobuo (Shinagawa, JP), Endo; Norio (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: Non-contact IC card reader/writer device, non-contact IC card, input device, and method of calculating location of non-contact IC card
Patent Number: 7,232,068

Inventors: Uehara; Takumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Lens barrel with barrier device
Patent Number: 7,955,007

Inventors: Ueno; Keishi (Iruma, JP)
Title: Optical disk drive for adjusting power of a recording laser
Patent Number: 7,957,239

Inventors: Ukaji; Takao (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Wiring technique
Patent Number: 7,955,938

Inventors: Unal; Gozde (West Windsor, NJ), Peny; Bertrand (Fechy, CH), Slabaugh; Gregory G. (Princeton, NJ), Alvino; Christopher (Allenwood, NJ), Fang; Tong (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing segmentation based on partial differential equations
Patent Number: 7,957,591

Inventors: Unrath; Dieter (Schoental, DE)
Title: Ignition anode, in particular for reignitable rocket combustion chambers
Patent Number: 7,956,522

Inventors: Ur; Shmuel (Shorashim, IL)
Title: Detecting unexpected impact of software changes using coverage analysis
Patent Number: 7,958,400

Inventors: Urabe; Hiroyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Chain tension applying device
Patent Number: 7,955,205

Inventors: Urano; Yasuteru (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Nagano; Tetsuo (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Ohta; Tomoe (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Yu; Fujio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Fluorescent substrate for detection of enzymatic activity of nitrile-related enzyme
Patent Number: 9,051,597

Inventors: Ushijima; Teruyuki (Wako, JP)
Title: Fixed oxide fuel cell
Patent Number: 9,054,362

Inventors: Ushio; Takanori (Tokushima, JP), Nagai; Keiko (Kodama-gun, JP)
Title: Method of evaluating evenness of suplatast tosilate crystal, even crystal, and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,955,607

Inventors: Ushiyama; Junko (Kokubunji, JP), Minemura; Hiroyuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Test writing method and information recording device
Patent Number: 7,957,240

Inventors: Uya; Shinji (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Imaging element and imaging device
Patent Number: 7,956,392

Inventors: Vaes; Stefan (Houthalen, BE)
Title: Device and method for detecting defect signals on an optical disc
Patent Number: 7,957,241

Inventors: Vallone; Anthony (Canton, OH)
Title: Device for facilitating compliance with medication regimen
Patent Number: 7,957,984

Inventors: Van Buer; Darrel J. (Los Angeles, CA), Johnson; Richard A. (Rochester Hills, MI), Dao; Son K. (Northridge, CA), Simon; Andrea Marie (Walled Lake, MI)
Title: Prediction of vehicle operator destinations
Patent Number: 7,233,861

Inventors: Van Den Aker; Martinus Cornelus Adrianus (Tilburg, NL)
Title: Method and device for transporting a sheet
Patent Number: 7,954,810

Inventors: Van Den Berg; Karel (Bleskensgraaf, NL), Bos; Greorgius Rudolphius (Bolsward, NL)
Title: Teat cup carrier
Patent Number: 7,231,886

Inventors: Van Der Hoeven; Martin A. (Tustin, CA)
Title: Abdominal exerciser with electronic coaching device
Patent Number: 7,955,220

Inventors: Van Gelderen; Rainier Johannes Hendrikus (Reusel, NL), Meerts; Peter (Lokeren, BE)
Title: Use of azaperone for reducing antibiotic usage
Patent Number: 9,049,874

Inventors: van Nee; D. J. Richard (De Meern, NL)
Title: M-ary orthogonal keying system
Patent Number: 7,957,256

Inventors: Van Noort; Wibo Daniel (Wappinger Falls, NY), Sonsky; Jan (Leuven, BE), Meunier-Beillard; Philippe (Leuven, BE), Hijzen; Erwin (Leuven, BE)
Title: Semiconductor device with low buried resistance and method of manufacturing such a device
Patent Number: 7,956,399

Inventors: Van Slyke; J. Victor (Vancouver, CA), Van Kempen; Martien H. J. G. (Leunen, NL), Van Kempen; Theodorus A. T. G. (Leefdaal, BE)
Title: Waste collection system for separating liquid waste from solid waste
Patent Number: 7,232,036

Inventors: Vandervort; David Russell (Walworth, NY)
Title: Method and system for distributed control of user privacy preferences
Patent Number: 9,053,327

Inventors: VanElverdinghe; Jeffry L. (Dallas, OR)
Title: Trampoline with elongate spring mount and bed with integral spring cover
Patent Number: 9,050,482

Inventors: Varadaraj; Ramesh (Flemington, NJ), Berlowitz; Paul J. (Glen Gardner, NJ)
Title: Complex oil-in-water-in-oil (O/W/O) emulsion compositions for fuel cell reformer start-up
Patent Number: 7,232,470

Inventors: Vare; Jani (Kaarina, FI), Virtanen; Kari S. (Merimasku, FI)
Title: Method and system for providing quick service access
Patent Number: 7,957,747

Inventors: Varma; Ankush (Hillsboro, OR), Gremel; Buck W. (Olympia, WA), Blankenship; Robert G. (Tacoma, WA), Sistla; Krishnakanth V. (Beaverton, OR), Cole; Michael F. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Utilization-aware low-overhead link-width modulation for power reduction in interconnects
Patent Number: 9,053,244

Inventors: Varshneya; Deepak (Del Mar, CA), Roes; John (San Diego, CA), Maryfield; Tony (Poway, CA), Roes; Mike (San Diego, CA), Goldberg; Lew (Fairfax, VA), Delavoux; Jean Marc (Fairfax, VA), Kulcsar; Gabor (Fairfax, VA)
Title: Miniature pulsed fiber laser source
Patent Number: 7,233,606

Inventors: Vauchel; Guy Bernard (Harfleur, FR)
Title: Nacelle for turbojet engine
Patent Number: 9,051,054

Inventors: Veneklase; Brian J. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Secure access computer system
Patent Number: 9,053,316

Inventors: Venkatachari; Harish (San Diego, CA), Zhang; Wei (Santa Clara, CA), Chizgi; Nate (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method of ULTPC rejection threshold optimization in WCDMA for power control algorithm 2
Patent Number: 9,055,536

Inventors: Verborgt; Jozef (Dunedin, FL), Webb; Arthur A. (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Polyureas made from aminocrotonates
Patent Number: 9,051,489

Inventors: Vigil; Aurelio A. (Miami, FL)
Title: Folding bracket for light bar
Patent Number: 7,954,783

Inventors: Vilhelmsson; Kennet (Ojersjo, SE)
Title: Measurement device for optical measurement of a property of a measurement object
Patent Number: 7,233,402

Inventors: Vinke; David (Clackamas, OR), Oeltjen; Bret A. (Elko, MN), Dillon; Michael N. (Richfield, MN)
Title: Latch-based random access memory (LBRAM) with tri-state banking and contention avoidance
Patent Number: 7,233,540

Inventors: Visyaschev; Alexandr Nikandrovich (Irkutsk, RU), Plenkov; Eduard Ruslanovich (Irkutsk, RU), Tiguntsev; Stepan Georgievich (Irkutsk, RU)
Title: Method for locating short circuit in an overhead power transmission line by unsynchronized measurements at both ends thereof
Patent Number: 9,052,353

Inventors: Vogelsang; Thomas (Jericho, VT)
Title: Peak power reduction using fixed bit inversion
Patent Number: 7,956,644

Inventors: Volk, Jr.; Michael Douglas (Phoenix, AZ), Suomala; Kenneth Dale (Chandler, AZ), Smith; Zachary B. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Capo systems
Patent Number: 7,956,263

Inventors: Vollmer; Frank (Cambridge, MA), Topolancik; Juraj (Malden, MA)
Title: Methods, materials and devices for light manipulation with oriented molecular assemblies in micronscale photonic circuit elements with High-Q or slow light
Patent Number: 7,957,617

Inventors: von Kluge; Johannes (Dresden, DE), Reimer; Berthold (Dresden, DE)
Title: Methods for etching dielectric materials in the fabrication of integrated circuits
Patent Number: 9,054,041

Inventors: Voruganti; Sreenivas (Bangalore, IN), Cheruvu; Sainath (Ananthapur, IN), Rajagopalan; Ganesh (Chennai, IN), Jain; Rahul (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Dynamic prioritized fair share scheduling scheme in over-subscribed port scenario
Patent Number: 9,054,996

Inventors: Wada; Tamaki (Higashimurayama, JP), Nishizawa; Hirotaka (Fuchu, JP), Masuda; Masachika (Tokorozawa, JP), Osawa; Kenji (Hachioji, JP), Osako; Junichiro (Tokorozawa, JP), Hatakeyama; Satoshi (Fujisawa, JP), Ishihara; Haruji (Kawaguchi, JP), Yoshizaki; Kazuo (Musashimurayama, JP), Furusawa; Kazunori (Musahino, JP)
Title: Memory card with an adaptor
Patent Number: 7,233,058

Inventors: Wadensten; Theodore S. (Charlestown, RI)
Title: Turbine wheel assembly for a pneumatic rotary vibrator and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,955,050

Inventors: Wadud; Jabir (Newark, NJ)
Title: Reading stand
Patent Number: 9,049,927

Inventors: Wakamori; Seiji (Miyagi, JP), Takahashi; Kuniaki (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Multicylinder engine intake system
Patent Number: 7,231,899

Inventors: Walker; David Ryan (Waterloo, CA), Fyke; Steven Henry (Waterloo, CA)
Title: System and method for detecting accidental peripheral device disconnection
Patent Number: 9,052,758

Inventors: Wallash; Albert John (Morgan Hill, CA), Zhu; Hong (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Method for early detection of magnetic head degradation due to carbon overcoat wear
Patent Number: 7,957,083

Inventors: Wallis; Emily Claire Louise (Hitchin, GB), Taylor; James Wilson (London, GB), Ellis; William (London, GB), Davies; Rhodri William Talfan (Bristol, GB)
Title: Non-linear interactive video navigation
Patent Number: 9,055,352

Inventors: Wang; Dahuai (Hunan, CN), Zhao; Yue (Hunan, CN)
Title: Automobile anticollision decelerating and emergency brake apparatus
Patent Number: 7,955,218

Inventors: Wang; Fan (Stanford, CA), Xu; Xinyu (Vancouver, WA), Yuan; Chang (Vancouver, WA), van Beek; Petrus J. L. (Camas, WA)
Title: Supervised and semi-supervised online boosting algorithm in machine learning framework
Patent Number: 9,053,391

Inventors: Wang; Hong (Cupertino, CA), Guo; Xun (Sacramento, CA), Liu; Chunwei (Beijing, CN)
Title: Systems and methods for food safety detection
Patent Number: 7,956,997

Inventors: Wang; Jian (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Tamai; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP), Nishimura; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information-processing apparatus and programs used in information-processing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,052,813

Inventors: Wang; Shin-Guo (Taipei, TW), Jian; Yung-Long (New Taipei, TW), Lin; Feng-Ling (Pingtung, TW)
Title: Dual-use light fixture having AC and DC LEDs
Patent Number: 9,052,068

Inventors: Wang; Sze-Ke (Hsin-Chu, TW), Liao; Chien-Chung (Hsin-Chu, TW), Liu; Chin-Ku (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Display and projection device
Patent Number: 9,052,087

Inventors: Wang; Tiehong (Arlington, VA), Wang; Ning (La Jolla, CA), Wang; Ximing (Beijing, CN), Wang; Tiejun (La Jolla, CA), Halal; William E. (Washington, DC)
Title: Method and apparatus for multimedia communications with different user terminals
Patent Number: 7,957,733

Inventors: Wang; Wei-Chih (Sammamish, WA), Reinhall; Per G. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Polymer based electro-optic scanner for image acquisition and display
Patent Number: 7,233,710

Inventors: Wang; Yuan-Ming (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic device having foldable cover
Patent Number: 9,055,673

Inventors: Wang; Yunbing (Sunnyvale, CA), Gale; David C. (San Jose, CA), Hossainy; Syed F. A. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Polymer-bioceramic composite implantable medical device with different types of bioceramic particles
Patent Number: 7,955,381

Inventors: Wardle; Brian Kenneth (Brugg-Lauffohr, CH), Didion; Christoph (Wettingen, CH), Brandl; Herbert (Waldshut-Tiengen, DE), Naik; Shailendra (Gebenstorf, CH)
Title: Turbine blade
Patent Number: 9,051,838

Inventors: Wasserman; Bernard (Thornhill, CA)
Title: System and method to automatically configure a component of the system
Patent Number: 9,053,144

Inventors: Watabe; Satoru (Akashi, JP), Ohno; Hiroyuki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Slip detection and traction control for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,957,880

Inventors: Watanabe; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,052,629

Inventors: Watanabe; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Baba; Shinji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having capacitors for reducing power source noise
Patent Number: 7,233,065

Inventors: Watanabe; Ryosuke (Kanagawa, JP), Kusumoto; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Laminating system, IC sheet, scroll of IC sheet, and method for manufacturing IC chip
Patent Number: 9,053,401

Inventors: Watanabe; Toshiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical transceiver, connector, substrate unit, optical transmitter, optical receiver, and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,955,090

Inventors: Waterman; David John (Dryden, NY)
Title: Support structures for planar insertion devices
Patent Number: 7,956,557

Inventors: Watson; Brad E. (Sharin, CA)
Title: Side opening cargo rack
Patent Number: 7,232,170

Inventors: Watson; Charles S. (New Port Richey, FL)
Title: Electromagnetically driven rotary motor
Patent Number: 7,233,087

Inventors: Watson; Scott E. (San Jose, CA), Huang; Lidu (Danville, CA), Myers; David K. (Campbell, CA), Larson; Nils E. (San Jose, CA), Zhang; Qing (Fremont, CA), Edwards; John Robert (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Disk drive including an actuator latch with a torsionally compliant pusher portion
Patent Number: 7,957,102

Inventors: Watsuda; Hirofumi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Device and method for varying the row scanning time to compensate the signal attenuation depending on the distance between pixel rows and column driver
Patent Number: 7,233,323

Inventors: Watts; Colin (Dundee, GB), Van Kasteren; Sander (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Inhibitors against endosomal/lysosomal enzymes
Patent Number: 9,050,374

Inventors: Webb; Charles T. (Aledo, TX)
Title: Locking pin for coupling components
Patent Number: 7,954,225

Inventors: Webb; Lawrence X (Macon, GA), Argenta; Louis C (Winston-Salem, NC), Morykwas; Michael J (Winston-Salem, NC)
Title: External fixation assembly and method of use
Patent Number: 9,050,136

Inventors: Webb; Olivia (Sunnyvale, TX)
Title: Crucible or related object holder and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,232,489

Inventors: Weder; Donald E. (Highland, IL)
Title: Floral easel
Patent Number: 7,958,702

Inventors: Weder; Donald E. (Highland, IL)
Title: Preformed decorative wrapper and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 9,051,070

Inventors: Wee; Susie J. (Palo Alto, CA), Chan; Carri (Stanford, CA), Apostolopoulos; John G. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Utilizing multiple distortion measures
Patent Number: 7,957,309

Inventors: Weiner; Kurt H. (San Jose, CA), Francis; Aaron (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for sealing in site-isolated reactors
Patent Number: 7,955,436

Inventors: Weinshenker; Ned M. (Salt Lake City, UT), West; Frederick G. (Edmonton, CA), Araneo; Barbara A. (Salt Lake City, UT), Li; Weiping (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Cobalamin conjugates for anti-tumor therapy
Patent Number: 7,232,805

Inventors: Weiser; Isaac (Tarzana, CA), Weiser; Margaret (Tarzana, CA)
Title: Connector and method of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,231,702

Inventors: Weitkamp; Juergen (Ahaus, DE), Schoenbeck; Marcus (Versmold, DE)
Title: Self-cleaning nozzle for applying adhesive to a moving web
Patent Number: 9,050,617

Inventors: Weitzel; Scott Allen (Brighton, CO)
Title: System, method, and apparatus for packaging coins
Patent Number: 7,958,700

Inventors: Weitzner; Barry (Acton, MA), Rogers; Gary S. (Wenham, MA), Solbjor; Albert (Waltham, MA)
Title: Coaxial catheter system
Patent Number: 7,955,316

Inventors: Wen; Gang (Dunlap, IL)
Title: Hydraulic system and control logic for collection and recovery of energy in a double actuator arrangement
Patent Number: 9,051,944

Inventors: Wender; Paul A. (Menlo Park, CA), Scanio; Marc J. (Glenview, IL)
Title: Kinase inhibitors and associated pharmaceutical compositions and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,232,842

Inventors: Wendland; Michael S. (North St. Paul, MN), Rakow; Neal A. (Woodbury, MN), Buckett; Mary I. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Templated metal oxide particles and methods of making
Patent Number: 7,956,001

Inventors: Weng; Yih-Shin (Jhubei, TW), Chen; Hong-Ching (Fongshan, TW)
Title: Data recording method for optical disk drive
Patent Number: 7,234,102

Inventors: Werner; Frank D. (Teton Village, WY), Greig; Richard C. (Jackson, WY)
Title: Relative position between center of gravity and hit center in a golf club
Patent Number: 7,955,190

Inventors: Weselak; George (Thunder Bay, Ontario, CA)
Title: Sliding door lock
Patent Number: 7,232,163

Inventors: Wessel; Robert B. (New York, NY)
Title: Apparatus and method for solar heat gain reduction in a window assembly
Patent Number: 9,051,776

Inventors: West; Perry (Belmont, CA)
Title: Heuristics for 3D and 6D touch gesture touch parameter calculations for high-dimensional touch parameter (HDTP) user interfaces
Patent Number: 9,052,772

Inventors: Westcott; Michael B. (Jamestown, NC)
Title: Water skimmer apparatus and method for removing water from a water containment system
Patent Number: 9,051,701

Inventors: Wetjens; Peter M. A. (Sevenum, NL), Suilen; Frederik L. E. M. (Swalmen, NL), Deckers; Patrick J. W. (Sevenum, NL)
Title: Hot melt ink composition, method for preparing a hot melt ink composition and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,051,487

Inventors: Wheeler; Henry B. (St. Petersburg, FL), Lu; Daozheng (Dunedin, FL)
Title: Source detection apparatus and method for audience measurement
Patent Number: 7,958,526

Inventors: White; Philip (Toronto, CA)
Title: Aerodynamic handlebar storage container
Patent Number: 9,051,023

Inventors: White; Steve (La Quinta, CA), Dorin; Michael (New York, NY), Noto; John (Ayer, MA)
Title: Method and system for controlling a vehicle given to a third party
Patent Number: 7,956,730

Inventors: Whitten; John W. (Terrell, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for distributing granules on a roof
Patent Number: 9,051,737

Inventors: Wick; Ryan Alan (Apollo Beach, FL), Reeves; Raymond Emilio (Olathe, KS), Jones, III; John Marvin (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Facilitating application development using protected components
Patent Number: 9,053,295

Inventors: Widemann; Axel (Neumunster, DE)
Title: Axial coupling with compensated forces
Patent Number: 9,050,959

Inventors: Wildeman; Martin (Spartanburg, SC)
Title: Cleaning system incorporating stitch bonded cleaning pad with multi-filament stitches
Patent Number: 9,049,974

Inventors: Wilhelm; Stefan (Unterhaching, DE)
Title: Column system and process for producing same
Patent Number: 7,231,785

Inventors: Willbold; Dieter (Juelich, DE), Korth; Carsten (Duesseldorf, DE), Mueller-Schiffmann; Andreas (Odenthal, DE), Funke; Susanne Aileen (Titz, DE)
Title: Composition for producing anti-amyloid beta peptide antibodies with D-peptides
Patent Number: 9,051,364

Inventors: Willeford; James C. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Providing enhanced interactions with software services
Patent Number: 7,958,518

Inventors: Williams; Clayton Covey (Salt Lake City, UT), Johnson; Jon Paul (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Method for height control for single electron tunneling force spectroscopy and dynamic tunneling force microscopy
Patent Number: 9,052,337

Inventors: Williams; Clayton Covey (Salt Lake City, UT), Johnson; Jon Paul (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Measurement of depth and energy of buried trap states in dielectric films by single electron tunneling force spectroscopy
Patent Number: 9,052,339

Inventors: Williams; Daniel R. (Barnesville, GA)
Title: Spill containment floor with sealed floating fasteners and strengthened side rails for container
Patent Number: 9,051,011

Inventors: Williams; Richard K. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method of forming isolation structure for semiconductor integrated circuit substrate
Patent Number: 7,955,947

Inventors: Williams; Richard K. (Cupertino, CA), Disney; Donald Ray (Cupertino, CA), Chen; Jun-Wei (Saratoga, CA), Chan; Wai Tien (Hong Kong, CN), Ryu; HyungSik (San Jose, CA)
Title: Isolation structures for integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,956,437

Inventors: Wilson; Bill Blake (Montgomery, IL), Sandberg; Mathew W. (North Aurora, IL), Polgar; Gary E. (Bolingbrook, IL)
Title: Sealed electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,232,339

Inventors: Wilson; W. Stan (Missoula, MT), Mauch; Kevin M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Stent and catheter assembly and method for treating bifurcations
Patent Number: 7,955,379

Inventors: Winger; Lowell L. (Waterloo, CA), Pearson; Eric C. (Conestogo, CA)
Title: Reduced complexity efficient binarization method and/or circuit for motion vector residuals
Patent Number: 7,233,622

Inventors: Winter; Hanno (Berlin, DE)
Title: Anastomosis ring and anastomosis ring arrangement
Patent Number: 9,050,088

Inventors: Withers; James C. (Tucson, AZ), Storm; Roger S. (Tucson, AZ), Shapovalov; Vladimir (Albuquerque, NM), Loutfy; Raouf (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Composite armor tile based on a continuously graded ceramic-metal composition and manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 7,955,706

Inventors: Wodara; Gunter (Bad Arolsen, DE), Schubert; Matthias (Hofgeismar, DE), Adam; Sigurd (Langenlonsheim, DE)
Title: Pipe shut-off device and apparatus having same for the emergency supply of coolant to the fuel rods arranged in the reactor vessel of a nuclear power plant
Patent Number: 9,053,829

Inventors: Wolf; Mats (Sodra Sandby, SE)
Title: Activating batteries based on environmental conditions
Patent Number: 7,956,582

Inventors: Woller; Ronald R. (Decatur, AL), Echols; Scott (Eva, AL)
Title: Modular hunting ladder
Patent Number: 7,232,010

Inventors: Wolsiefer; Harald (Krickenbach, DE), Loos; Ramon (Glanbrucken, DE), Schollenberg; Rainer (Kaiserslautern, DE)
Title: Method for connecting two components of a vehicle seat
Patent Number: 9,050,643

Inventors: Wright; Alastair D (Edinburgh, GB), Renilson; Ian (Fife, GB), Curran; John (Kirkcaldy, GB), Lewry; Matthew R (Fife, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for radome and reflector dish interconnection
Patent Number: 9,050,692

Inventors: Wu; Dong-Her (Changhua Hsien, TW)
Title: Abdomen exercising device that is operated safely
Patent Number: 7,955,233

Inventors: Wu; Haijun (Shenzhen, CN), Zhang; Jun (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method, system and apparatus for preventing media access control address counterfeiting
Patent Number: 7,958,541

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Cable connector assembly with unitary latch
Patent Number: 7,232,329

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Cable assembly with latching mechanism
Patent Number: 7,955,114

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Electronic module with seamless anti-EMI device
Patent Number: 7,957,159

Inventors: Wu; John (Torrance, CA)
Title: Reticle
Patent Number: 7,958,643

Inventors: Wu; Kai (Palo Alto, CA), Yu; Sang Ho (Cupertino, CA), Park; Kie Jin (San Jose, CA), Mori; Glen T. (Gilroy, CA), Collins; Joshua (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Boron ionization for aluminum oxide etch enhancement
Patent Number: 9,051,655

Inventors: Wu; Kai-Wen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Laser projection device
Patent Number: 9,052,578

Inventors: Wu; Kevin (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Lin; Roy (Hsinchu Hsien, TW)
Title: Module card structure
Patent Number: 7,233,060

Inventors: Wu; Ming-Yuan (Hsin-Chu, TW), Thei; Kong-Beng (Hsin-Chu, TW), Yeh; Chiun-Han (Tainan, TW), Chuang; Harry (Austin, TX), Liang; Mong-Song (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Dishing-free gap-filling with multiple CMPs
Patent Number: 7,955,964

Inventors: Wu; Ricky I-wen (Santee, CA)
Title: Shoulder warming sleeping bag extension
Patent Number: 9,049,950

Inventors: Wu; Wen-Chi (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lin; Chih-Hua (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Illumination system and operation method thereof
Patent Number: 9,055,628

Inventors: Wu; Yunxiang (Cupertino, CA), Chen; Zhengang (San Jose, CA)
Title: Reduced complexity reliability computations for flash memories
Patent Number: 9,053,804

Inventors: Xia; Tiejun J. (Richardson, TX), Wellbrock; Glenn A. (Wylie, TX), Lawter; Timothy E. (Lake Mary, FL), Mills; Robert H. (Oviedo, FL), Myrland; Gary E. (Winter Springs, FL)
Title: Optical signal measurement device
Patent Number: 7,955,002

Inventors: Xiang; Jia-Ning (Palo Alto, CA), Gallop; Mark A. (Los Altos, CA), Zhou; Cindy X. (Palo Alto, CA), Nguyen; Mark (San Jose, CA), Dai; Xuedong (San Jose, CA), Li; Jianhua (Sunnyvale, CA), Cundy; Kenneth C. (Redwood City, CA), Jumbe; Nelson L. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Levodopa prodrugs, and compositions and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,956,212

Inventors: Xie; Xueying (Houston, TX), Ayodele; Oluropo Rufus (Katy, TX), Vinegar; Harold J. (Bellaire, TX), Harris; Christopher Kelvin (Calgary, CA), Karanikas; John Michael (Houston, TX), Sandberg; Chester Ledlie (Palo Alto, CA), Arora; Dhruv (Houston, TX)
Title: Perforated electrical conductors for treating subsurface formations
Patent Number: 9,051,829

Inventors: Xue; Jingfeng (Shenzhen, CN), Hsu; Je-hao (Shenzhen, CN), Yao; Xiaohui (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Array substrate and liquid crystal display panel
Patent Number: 9,052,540

Inventors: Yairi; Micah B. (Fremont, CA), Culver; Todd A. (Fremont, CA), Ciesla; Craig M. (Fremont, CA)
Title: User interface and methods
Patent Number: 9,052,790

Inventors: Yamada; Kenichiro (Tokyo, JP), Iwasaki; Hitoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Akiyama; Junichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Takagishi; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Funayama; Tomomi (Saitama-ken, JP), Takashita; Masahiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Shimizu; Mariko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Murakami; Shuichi (Tokyo, JP), Kai; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording head and magnetic recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,098

Inventors: Yamada; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Ueno; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Organic light-emitting device
Patent Number: 7,232,618

Inventors: Yamagishi; Tatsuya (Aichi, JP), Arano; Yoshimasa (Aichi, JP), Morita; Mikio (Aichi, JP), Inoue; Tadashi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Aryl carboxamide derivatives as TTX-S blockers
Patent Number: 9,051,296

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Shinichi (Kyoto-fu, JP)
Title: Mass spectrometer
Patent Number: 7,232,991

Inventors: Yamamoto; Hiroki (Hitachi, JP), Naito; Takashi (Hitachioota, JP), Namekawa; Takashi (Hitachi, JP), Takahashi; Ken (Tokai-mura, JP), Watanabe; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Takeo; Noriyuki (Yamakita-machi, JP)
Title: Glass substrate of disk for recording information, a disk for recording information, and a disk device for recording information
Patent Number: 7,232,612

Inventors: Yamamoto; Jun (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system and activation method for fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,955,745

Inventors: Yamamoto; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Hino; Tetsuo (Yamato, JP), Suda; Sakae (Yokohama, JP), Ikeda; Sotomitsu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Actuator
Patent Number: 9,051,924

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masahiro (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Undervoltage lockout circuit
Patent Number: 7,957,113

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masaki (Makinohara, JP), Kurachi; Kazutoshi (Makinohara, JP), Tomita; Kei (Makinohara, JP)
Title: Electrical junction box
Patent Number: 9,054,508

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masatada (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Flying vehicle-launching apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,232,092

Inventors: Yamamoto; Tomoya (Mitsukaido, JP), Tachibana; Yukiko (Misukaido, JP), Inoue; Hitoshi (Mitsukaido, JP), Yashiro; Ryoji (Mitsukaido, JP), Ookawa; Takayuki (Mitsukaido, JP), Morioka; Junko (Mitsukaido, JP)
Title: Inkjet recording ink, inkjet recording method, ink cartridge, and inkjet recording system
Patent Number: 7,232,211

Inventors: Yamano; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Kuroda; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Kanai; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Matsui; Takumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,957,070

Inventors: Yamano; Motoyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Tokuda; Tetsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Sakamaki; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Ueno; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Hirose; Fumihiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,052,650

Inventors: Yamano; Takaharu (Nagano, JP), Harayama; Kosaku (Nagano, JP), Kato; Hiroyuki (Nagano, JP), Koyama; Tetsuya (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method for forming wiring on insulating resin layer
Patent Number: 7,955,454

Inventors: Yamaoka; Kunisato (Osaka, JP), Nishikawa; Kazuyo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device including two different nonvolatile memories
Patent Number: 7,957,193

Inventors: Yamasaki; Futoshi (Yokohama, JP), Masuoka; Nobuo (Chigasaki, JP), Yatsu; Masahiko (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Image display device
Patent Number: 7,232,227

Inventors: Yamazaki; Mitsuo (Kunitachi, JP)
Title: Digital signal receiver
Patent Number: 7,957,464

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP), Teduka; Sachiaki (Atsugi, JP), Toriumi; Satoshi (Ebina, JP), Foruno; Makoto (Atsugi, JP), Jinbo; Yasuhiro (Atsugi, JP), Dairiki; Koji (Atsugi, JP), Kuwabara; Hideaki (Isehara, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,054,206

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and wiring structure of triple-layer
Patent Number: 7,956,362

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Time and voltage gradation driven display device
Patent Number: 7,233,342

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor display device correcting system and correcting method of semiconductor display device
Patent Number: 9,053,679

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Shoji; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, television set, and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,955,907

Inventors: Yan; Liang-Jyi (Taipei County, TW), Lee; Yea-Chen (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: LED-laser lift-off method
Patent Number: 7,955,951

Inventors: Yan; Weizhong (Clifton Park, NY), Varma; Anil (Clifton Park, NY), Bonissone; Piero Patrone (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Method and system of creating health operating envelope for dynamic systems by unsupervised learning of a sequence of discrete event codes
Patent Number: 7,958,062

Inventors: Yang; Bill (Taipei, TW)
Title: Earphone
Patent Number: 9,055,369

Inventors: Yang; Cheng-Han (Mountain View, CA), Chien; Chen-Jung (Mountain View, CA), Kaiser; Christian (San Jose, CA), Zheng; Yuankai (Fremont, CA), Leng; Qunwen (Palo Alto, CA), Pakala; Mahendra (Fremont, CA)
Title: Magnetoresistive sensor for a magnetic storage system read head, and fabrication method thereof
Patent Number: 9,053,719

Inventors: Yang; Grant Chieh-Hsiang (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and system for user and reference ranking in a database
Patent Number: 9,053,195

Inventors: Yang; Jian (Shanghai, CN), Xiao; Xuling (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for synchronizing AAL2 path states
Patent Number: 9,054,897

Inventors: Yang; Moon-Hwan (Yongin-shi, KR)
Title: Method of inputting characters on a wireless mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,958,461

Inventors: Yang; Xiao (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for a reflective spatial light modulator with a flexible pedestal
Patent Number: 7,233,428

Inventors: Yano; Hiroyuki (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Method for improving bread-making properties of rice flour bread dough
Patent Number: 9,049,869

Inventors: Yao; Bing (Hitachi, JP), Ohsono; Kazumasa (Hitachi, JP), Shiina; Noribumi (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Multicore fiber
Patent Number: 9,052,432

Inventors: Yao; Jing James (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Stabilizer for drill strings
Patent Number: 7,954,566

Inventors: Yasuda; Kei (Nishinomiya, JP), Motohashi; Yoshihiko (Osaka, JP), Okuno; Kohji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Apparatus operating system
Patent Number: 7,956,766

Inventors: Yasui; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP), Hanai; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Yoshii; Hideki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Stereoscopic image display device
Patent Number: 9,053,672

Inventors: Yasui; Motohiro (Nagoya, JP), Akedo; Jun (Tsukuba, JP), Baba; Sou (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing film or piezoelectric film
Patent Number: 7,955,647

Inventors: Yaver; Debbie (Davis, CA), Otani; Suzanne (Elk Grove, CA), Lin; Janine (Davis, CA), Amolo; Christopher (West Sacramento, CA), Borch; Kim (Davis, CA), Patkar; Shamkant Anant (Lyngby, DK), Lamsa; Michael (Davis, CA), Cherry; Barbara (Davis, CA)
Title: Polypeptides having lipase activity and polynucleotides encoding same
Patent Number: 7,955,830

Inventors: Ye; Xiangyang (Kunten, CH), Kriegel; Martin (Unterehrendingen, CH), Dahlquist; Andreas (Zurich, CH), Jonsson; Fredrik (Bellikon, CH)
Title: High-voltage switch with a metal container filled with insulating gas
Patent Number: 7,956,306

Inventors: Yeager; David A. (Dixon, IL)
Title: Method of preparing a patient's leg in need of treatment, for ambulation
Patent Number: 7,955,333

Inventors: Yeager; Matthew R. (Centreville, VA), Wheeler; John A. (Centreville, VA), Hecht; Christopher J. (Fairfax, VA), Adams; Brian A. (Fairfax, VA)
Title: Unmanned vehicle simulation system
Patent Number: 9,053,638

Inventors: Yeh; Ching-Ho (Taichung, TW)
Title: Scooter having a collapsible structure
Patent Number: 7,954,831

Inventors: Yeh; John (Chino Hills, CA)
Title: Internal induction lamp with protected mercury amalgam
Patent Number: 9,053,920

Inventors: Yen; Brian (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for pattern delivery of radiation and biological characteristic analysis
Patent Number: 7,233,817

Inventors: Yeo; Jong-Souk (Corvallis, OR), Kitson; Stephen (Bristol, GB), Groh; Michael G. (Albany, OR), Mchuron-Guss; Bret (Blodgett, OR)
Title: Electro-optical display systems
Patent Number: 7,957,054

Inventors: Yin; Zhiping (Boise, ID), Jost; Mark (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods of forming semiconductor structures
Patent Number: 7,955,976

Inventors: Yoda; Masaki (Tokyo, JP), Yamazaki; Yoshinao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic device containing a thermally conductive sheet
Patent Number: 7,956,116

Inventors: Yokoo; Yuji (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Tsurumaki; Susumu (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for distributing fibrous material
Patent Number: 7,958,752

Inventors: Yokota; Masaaki (Akishima, JP), Koike; Atsushi (Akishima, JP)
Title: Headrest for vehicle seat
Patent Number: 7,954,893

Inventors: Yokoyama; Toshiki (Kanagawa, JP), Ide; Yasutomo (Kanagawa, JP), Kuba; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hashiyada; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Okamoto; Kouhei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Slide rail assembly, sheet feeder, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,051,145

Inventors: Yonenoi; Kimio (Yokohama-Shi, Kanagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Vice for tying a hook for fly-fishing
Patent Number: 7,232,119

Inventors: Yoneyama; Mitsuru (Kanagawa, JP), Mitoma; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing for a body motion signal
Patent Number: 9,050,033

Inventors: Yoon; Bo Hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Diagnostic agents for the prenatal diagnosis of preterm delivery, fetal infection, and fetal damage, and diagnostic kit containing the same
Patent Number: 7,232,661

Inventors: Yoon; Seung-Il (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for performing handoff to reduce number of session transfers in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 7,957,740

Inventors: Yoshida; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Tasaki; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP), Katsuma; Masataka (Tokyo, JP), Maeda; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Oral pharmaceutical compositions in timed-release particle form and fast-disintegrating tablets containing this composition
Patent Number: 9,050,249

Inventors: Yoshikawa; Yoshinari (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Base for tablet computer providing input/ouput modules
Patent Number: 9,053,688

Inventors: Yoshimura; Katsunori (Fukui, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing light-alloy wheel for vehicle and the wheel
Patent Number: 7,958,636

Inventors: Yoshioka; Kunihiko (Nagoya, JP), Ishibashi; Satoshi (Nagoya, JP), Imaeda; Minoru (Ichinomiya, JP), Okabe; Yosuke (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Forming die and method for manufacturing formed body using forming die
Patent Number: 7,955,546

Inventors: Yoshioka; Yuhei (Anjo, JP), Noda; Kazuyuki (Anjo, JP), Kawamura; Tatsuya (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Range switching device
Patent Number: 7,954,394

Inventors: Yoshiyama; Yuji (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Agent for drug clearance and accelerator for drug clearance
Patent Number: 9,051,456

Inventors: Young; David Wright (Orlando, FL)
Title: Methods for cleaning lines on a game playing surface
Patent Number: 7,957,859

Inventors: Youngstrom; Gary (Winlock, WA)
Title: Captains bed having integrated shelving and slideout features
Patent Number: 9,049,940

Inventors: Yu; Cheong-Sik (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kyung-Tae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Void boundary structures, semiconductor devices having the void boundary structures and methods of forming the same
Patent Number: 7,956,439

Inventors: Yu; James (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for measuring a cable resistance in a power over Ethernet application
Patent Number: 7,956,616

Inventors: Yu; Young-June (Cranbury, NJ), Wober; Munib (Topsfield, MA)
Title: Solar blind ultra violet (UV) detector and fabrication methods of the same
Patent Number: 9,054,008

Inventors: Yuasa; Tachio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Differential amplifier with symmetric circuit topology
Patent Number: 7,956,686

Inventors: Yuen; Henry C. (Pasadena, CA), Mankovitz; Roy J. (Montecito, CA), Kwoh; Daniel S. (La Canada Flintridge, CA), Leung; Elsie Y. (South Pasadena, CA)
Title: Combination of recorded program index and EPG
Patent Number: 9,055,341

Inventors: Yuyama; Shoji (Toyonaka, JP), Yoshina; Katsunori (Toyonaka, JP)
Title: Labeling apparatus
Patent Number: 7,954,531

Inventors: Zahir; Abdul (Lakeville, MA), Welter; Ryan John (Raynham, MA)
Title: Ondansetron nasal spray composition
Patent Number: 9,050,325

Inventors: Zahouani; Hassan (Besancon, FR), Vargiolu; Roberto (Millery, FR), Mavon; Alain (Corronsac, FR)
Title: Triboacoustic probe
Patent Number: 7,958,775

Inventors: Zalewski; Erik M. (Miller Place, NY)
Title: Cart for high pressure gas tanks
Patent Number: 9,050,990

Inventors: Zane; Regan (Superior, CO), Popovic; Zoya (Boulder, CO), Sharp; Andrew (Makanda, IL), Restrepo; Diego (Littleton, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for receiving and managing power in wireless devices
Patent Number: 7,956,572

Inventors: Zaner; Melora (Seattle, WA), Mulcahy; Kathleen (Seattle, WA), Sanders; Erica (Seattle, WA), Saretto; Cesare John (Seattle, WA), Zarakhovsky; Eugene (Seattle, WA), Mesgar; Eugene (Seattle, WA), Murarka; Neel Ishwar (Seattle, WA), Ferguson; Heather (Centralia, WA), Glatzer; Asta (Redmond, WA), Ranganath; Rama (Seattle, WA), Savage; Tammy (Seattle, WA), Vert; John (Seattle, WA), Stone; Linda (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and method for shared integrated online social interaction
Patent Number: 7,234,117

Inventors: Zaugg; Thomas (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Inclined axis gravity gradiometer
Patent Number: 7,954,375

Inventors: Zhang; Chunhui (Beijing, CN), Su; Youping (Beijing, CN), Osterling; Jacob (Jarfalla, SE)
Title: Method and system for determining a time synchronization offset between radio base stations
Patent Number: 9,055,527

Inventors: Zhang; Duo (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Methods, apparatus and systems for individualizing audio, music and speech adaptively, intelligently and interactively
Patent Number: 9,055,362

Inventors: Zhang; Geoff G. Z. (Libertyville, IL)
Title: Crystalline form of a drug
Patent Number: 9,051,301

Inventors: Zhang; Han Cheng (Lansdale, PA), Maryanoff; Bruce E. (Forest Grove, PA), McComsey; David F. (Warminster, PA), White; Kimberly (North Wales, PA), Ye; Hong (Lansdale, PA), Hecker; Leonard R. (Harleysville, PA), Conway; Bruce (Doylestown, PA), Demarest; Keith (Flemington, NJ)
Title: Substituted pyrrolines as kinase inhibitors
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Inventors: Zhang; Hongyong (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid-crystal display device having a particular conductive layer
Patent Number: 7,956,978

Inventors: Zhang; Liping (Los Angeles, CA), Chan; Peter (Fremont, CA), Hicks; Howard (San Francisco, CA), Hsueh; Chih (Rex) (Cupertino, CA), Hwang; Chien-Meen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Wireless communication deinterleaver using multi-phase logic and cascaded deinterleaving
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Inventors: Zhang; Ming (Chengdu, CN), Zhang; Li (Chengdu, CN), Zhang; Xiaolei (Chengdu, CN), Zhang; Qiang (Chengdu, CN)
Title: Long afterglow luminescent material with compounded substrates and its preparation method
Patent Number: 7,955,523

Inventors: Zhang; Wei (San Diego, CA), He; Ning (San Diego, CA), Matin; Sharif Ahsanul (San Diego, CA), Al-Saleh; Mohammad J (San Diego, CA), Kasturi; Nitin (Saratoga, CA), Udupa Sripathi; Prashant (San Jose, CA), Amerga; Messay (San Diego, CA), Mukkera; Krishna Chaitanya (San Diego, CA), Sakhnini; Iyab I (San Diego, CA), Gopalan; Ravi (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for sire-based DLTPC rejection
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Inventors: Zhao; Junhui (Beijing, CN), Wei; Yucheng (Beijing, CN), Hsueh; Min-Yu (Beijing, CN)
Title: Media program identification method and apparatus based on audio watermarking
Patent Number: 7,957,977

Inventors: Zhao; Xin (Wappingers Falls, NY), Li; Xuesong (Wappingers Falls, NY), Lin; Yu-Ming (West Harrison, NY)
Title: Graphene hybrid structures for energy storage applications
Patent Number: 9,053,843

Inventors: Zheng; Shijun (San Diego, CA), Cayas; Jensen (Bonita, CA), Sisk; David T. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Compounds for porous films in light-emitting devices
Patent Number: 9,051,284

Inventors: Zhou; Gege (Guandong, CN)
Title: Direct-light backlight module and liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 9,052,544

Inventors: Zhou; Hongtao (Nanjing, CN)
Title: Hand-held power tool with a quick-clamping device for a working element
Patent Number: 9,050,663

Inventors: Zhou; Yan (Pleasanton, CA), Chew; Bradford (San Ramon, CA), Shea; William (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for operating a real time large diopter range sequential wavefront sensor
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Inventors: Zhou; Zhenhua (Houston, TX), Weiner; Heiko (Pasadena, TX), Kumar; Dheeraj (Pearland, TX), Tu; Xiaoyan (Houston, TX), Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX), Jevtic; Radmila (Pasadena, TX)
Title: Chemisorption of ethyl acetate during hydrogenation of acetic acid to ethanol
Patent Number: 9,050,585

Inventors: Zhu; Ge (Shanghai, CN), Zhang; Qi (Shanghai, CN), Chang; Chieh-Te (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Image scaler with controllable sharpness
Patent Number: 7,957,611

Inventors: Zhu; Huilong (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Full silicide gate for CMOS
Patent Number: 7,955,921

Inventors: Zhu; Huilong (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Contact resistance test structure and method suitable for three-dimensional integrated circuits
Patent Number: 9,053,992

Inventors: Zhu; Shenghuo (Santa Clara, CA), Gong; Yihong (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Active feature probing using data augmentation
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Inventors: Zhu; Yanzhao (Zhejiang, CN)
Title: Tool for clamping using sides of workpieces
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Inventors: Zhu; Yu (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electrical connector with improved housing for staggering contact
Patent Number: 7,955,138

Inventors: Ziegler; Allen (Littleton, CO)
Title: Apparatus and method for treatment of volatile organic compounds in air emissions produced during fermentation processes
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Inventors: Zillman; Richard James (Artarmon, AU), Larkin; Kieran Gerard (Putney, AU), Fletcher; Peter Alleine (Rozelle, AU)
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Inventors: Zimmer; Rene Jean (Howald, LU), Boes; Claude Ernest Felix (Erpeldange, LU), Reuter; Rene Francois (Burden, LU), Fuchs; Hans-Bernd (Konz, DE), Lauer; Wolfgang Albert (Mersch, LU), Zanzig; David John (Bertrange, LU)
Title: Tire with raised indicia
Patent Number: 7,232,498

Inventors: Zimmerman; Patrick Robert (Rapid City, SD)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating standardized carbon emission reduction credits
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Inventors: Zolfaghari; Alireza (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method and system for reducing AM/PM distortion in a polar amplifier
Patent Number: 7,957,704

Inventors: Zuares; Daniel J. (Miami Beach, FL), Schwartz; Robert M. (Miami, FL), Licari; Tony (Davie, FL)
Title: Drinking cup lid having a plug
Patent Number: 7,954,659

Inventors: Zucchelli; Ugo (San Benigno, IT)
Title: Flame retarded extruded polystyrene foams
Patent Number: 9,051,449

Inventors: Zucherman; James F. (San Francisco, CA), Hsu; Ken Y. (San Francisco, CA), Klyce; Henry A. (Piedmont, CA)
Title: Laterally insertable interspinous process implant
Patent Number: 7,955,356

Inventors: Zurn; William Harrison (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Automated vessel repair system, devices and methods
Patent Number: 9,049,988

Inventors: Zutter; Ulrich (Basel, CH)
Title: Process for the preparation of (S)-4-fluoromethyl-dihydro-furan-2-one
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Owner: Accurate WeatherSet Company
Serial Number: 77300509

Owner: Administrators of the Tulane Educational Fund, The
Serial Number: 78227636

Owner: ADP, LLC
Serial Number: 77215878

Owner: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
Serial Number: 77154359

Owner: Advanced Superabrasives, Inc.
Serial Number: 77040553

Owner: AFI LICENSING LLC
Serial Number: 76682529

Owner: Airborne Flag & Flagpole, LLC
Serial Number: 77437604

Owner: Alaska Structures, Inc.
Serial Number: 77477266

Owner: Alaska Structures, Inc.
Serial Number: 77479520

Owner: ALCHEMICAL COURTYARD, LLC
Serial Number: 77332747

Owner: ALL AMERICA BANK
Serial Number: 77104183

Owner: Allen, Rheuben A.
Serial Number: 76684336

Owner: Allergy Standards Limited
Serial Number: 78901929

Owner: Allied Building Products Corporation
Serial Number: 77192110

Owner: American Express Marketing & Development Corp.
Serial Number: 77289250

Owner: American Institute for Cancer Research
Serial Number: 77318395

Owner: American Institute for Cancer Research
Serial Number: 77318406

Owner: American Marketing Association
Serial Number: 76649038

Owner: American Standard Company
Serial Number: 77434313

Owner: AMES Technology, Inc.
Serial Number: 77039090

Owner: Amistad Fiberglass Co., Inc.
Serial Number: 76686992

Owner: AMT Electrosurgery Inc.
Serial Number: 77126821

Owner: ANDERSON, DONAVAN E., JR., MR.
Serial Number: 78858386

Owner: APLA HEALTH & WELLNESS
Serial Number: 77412909

Owner: AQUATIC DEVELOPMENT GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 77405220

Owner: Ariens Company
Serial Number: 77455842

Owner: ARRIVA MEDICAL, LLC
Serial Number: 78622334

Owner: AS BEAUTY GROUP LLC
Serial Number: 77323224

Owner: AS IP HOLDCO, LLC
Serial Number: 78822599

Owner: Ashley-Rupp, Elizabeth A.
Serial Number: 77300087

Owner: Assurance Homecare Inc.
Serial Number: 77438113

Owner: ATI TECHNOLOGIES ULC
Serial Number: 78816465

Owner: Aurora Wholesalers, LLC
Serial Number: 77436956

Owner: AV-Tech Machine Tool, Inc.
Serial Number: 77435089

Owner: AVS, Incorporated
Serial Number: 76687985

Owner: Azteca International Corporation
Serial Number: 77179742

Owner: B & W Custom Truck Beds, Inc.
Serial Number: 78551418

Owner: Bacardi & Company Limited
Serial Number: 77058474

Owner: Banana World Corporation
Serial Number: 77430954

Owner: BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT INC.
Serial Number: 76675288

Owner: BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT INC.
Serial Number: 76676398

Owner: BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT INC.
Serial Number: 76676399

Owner: Barbara J. Schell M.D. PLLC
Serial Number: 78691989

Owner: Baron Hats, Inc.
Serial Number: 78727923

Owner: Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft
Serial Number: 77241871

Owner: BDSRCO, Inc.
Serial Number: 76499160

Owner: BELDEN INC.
Serial Number: 76659220

Owner: Berry Metal Company
Serial Number: 77171702

Owner: Berry Metal Company
Serial Number: 77171743

Owner: BESTLINE INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH INC.
Serial Number: 78873457

Owner: BG Mulconrey, Inc.
Serial Number: 77375976

Owner: BIRD, ROBERT NICHOL, SR
Serial Number: 76686237

Owner: BLUE DRAGON INC
Serial Number: 77487846

Owner: BLUE DRAGON INC
Serial Number: 77487849

Owner: blueEnergy
Serial Number: 77063031

Owner: BNO, Inc
Serial Number: 78923495

Owner: BOBBY D'S LLC
Serial Number: 78860215

Owner: Bobby D's LLC
Serial Number: 78861699

Owner: BODEGA DEL FIN DEL MUNDO S.A.
Serial Number: 77091959

Owner: Boerner Consulting, LLC
Serial Number: 77162176

Owner: BOGOCH FAMILY, LLC
Serial Number: 78453538

Owner: Bonneville Power Administration
Serial Number: 77288298

Owner: Boston Properties Limited Partnership
Serial Number: 77341165

Owner: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC.
Serial Number: 78515044

Owner: Brakebill, Jeffrey M
Serial Number: 77436395

Owner: BRONZE BAY TANNING LLC
Serial Number: 77409960

Owner: Brooks Instrument, LLC
Serial Number: 77273144

Owner: Brown-Eyed Girls' Design, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77439230

Owner: Bubbling Well Inc.
Serial Number: 77029466

Owner: CA International, LLC
Serial Number: 76672835

Owner: Canadian Football League
Serial Number: 78887446

Owner: Capital Sports & Entertainment Inc.
Serial Number: 77225935

Owner: Capital Wealth Management, LLC
Serial Number: 78962967

Owner: Caro, Pedro R.
Serial Number: 77151613

Owner: Celerity IT
Serial Number: 76681978

Owner: Celerity IT
Serial Number: 76681979

Owner: Center for American Progress
Serial Number: 77430189

Owner: Center for American Progress
Serial Number: 77430201

Owner: Center for Productive Longevity
Serial Number: 77066132

Owner: Centralized Office Supply
Serial Number: 77332920

Owner: CERAMAY GMBH & CO. KG
Serial Number: 78607590

Owner: CGI Group Inc.
Serial Number: 77334945

Owner: CHABOT, MORRIS
Serial Number: 76670894

Owner: Chase Boards LLC
Serial Number: 77247498

Owner: CINECAUSE LLC
Serial Number: 77440848

Owner: CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Serial Number: 77442290

Owner: Clark, George
Serial Number: 78971268

Owner: CLASSIC ELEMENTS, LLC.
Serial Number: 76613149

Owner: Clear Crossing, LLC
Serial Number: 77053090

Owner: ClickSafe, Inc.
Serial Number: 77439692

Owner: Coastside Bio Resources
Serial Number: 77299506

Owner: CODEMANTRA U.S. LLC
Serial Number: 78863326

Owner: Color Pigments Manufacturers Association, Inc.
Serial Number: 76681652

Owner: Colour & Design, Inc.
Serial Number: 77331434

Owner: COME PASSION, LLC
Serial Number: 77062930

Owner: CommVault Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 77085511

Owner: CommVault Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 78918168

Owner: Comtex News Network, Inc.
Serial Number: 76688478

Owner: ConAgra Foods Feeding Children Better Foundation
Serial Number: 77218699

Owner: Concare, Inc.
Serial Number: 77081125

Owner: Construction Protection Systems LLC
Serial Number: 77431078

Owner: Construction Research & Technology GmbH
Serial Number: 77450326

Owner: Cooper, Clifford Sydney
Serial Number: 78869075

Owner: Core Brands, LLC
Serial Number: 78861617

Owner: Core Brands, LLC
Serial Number: 77105812

Owner: CORE INDUSTRIES, LLC
Serial Number: 78902636

Owner: CORREACTOLOGY HEALTH CARE GROUP INC.
Serial Number: 78955438

Owner: CPX INTERACTIVE LLC
Serial Number: 77327070

Owner: CPX INTERACTIVE LLC
Serial Number: 77327097

Owner: Crane Group Co.
Serial Number: 77158699

Owner: Cree, Inc.
Serial Number: 77392401

Owner: Cross Country Staffing, Inc.
Serial Number: 77278066

Owner: CROTON POINT PRODUCTS, INC.
Serial Number: 78873375

Owner: CSR TECHNOLOGY INC.
Serial Number: 78508700

Owner: CYBERSHIFT HOLDINGS, INC.
Serial Number: 77369632

Owner: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
Serial Number: 78839139

Owner: DAVID YURMAN IP LLC
Serial Number: 77251994

Owner: DDC ADVOCACY LLC
Serial Number: 78931989

Owner: DELUXE ENTERTAINMENT SERVICES GROUP INC.
Serial Number: 77286048

Owner: DELUXE ENTERTAINMENT SERVICES GROUP INC.
Serial Number: 77286157

Owner: DICK'S SPORTING GOODS, INC.
Serial Number: 78964383

Owner: DIEBOLD NIXDORF, INCORPORATED
Serial Number: 77026902

Owner: Dilbakowski, Frank
Serial Number: 77436263

Owner: Doherty, Michael S.
Serial Number: 77390023

Owner: Dotson, Rodney
Serial Number: 77144921

Owner: Dreamgear, LLC
Serial Number: 76667318

Owner: DROZ AND ASSOCIATES
Serial Number: 78428420

Owner: Duff, Banessa Lynn
Serial Number: 77171524

Owner: E & A Designs LLC
Serial Number: 76681922

Owner: E-PAYMENT SOLUTIONS, INC.
Serial Number: 77438506

Owner: EB IP HOLDINGS LLC
Serial Number: 77217409

Owner: EDIBLE IP, LLC
Serial Number: 77434593

Owner: EDIBLE IP, LLC
Serial Number: 77454830

Owner: EDIBLE IP, LLC
Serial Number: 77473853

Owner: EDIBLE IP, LLC
Serial Number: 77478364

Owner: EDIBLE IP, LLC
Serial Number: 77478392

Owner: Einstein Industries, Inc.
Serial Number: 78487282

Owner: EL PAISA, ARAUJOS' TAQUERIA LLC
Serial Number: 77334837

Owner: ElanTech, Inc.
Serial Number: 76684436

Owner: ELBIT SYSTEMS LAND AND C41 LTD.
Serial Number: 78881280

Owner: ELECTROLUX HOME CARE PRODUCTS, INC.
Serial Number: 77223143

Owner: Elysium Digital, LLC
Serial Number: 77297544

Owner: EMAlternatives, LLC
Serial Number: 77231640

Owner: Emergicon
Serial Number: 77007693

Owner: Emirimage Corporation
Serial Number: 77438360

Owner: ENDOCHOICE, INC.
Serial Number: 77012764

Owner: Enzyme Formulations, Inc.
Serial Number: 78886461

Owner: Eric Steven Stone
Serial Number: 77438542

Owner: ERP Operating Limited Partnership
Serial Number: 76666125

Owner: Esprit IP Limited
Serial Number: 78980622

Owner: Evans, Charles
Serial Number: 77409024

Owner: Exactech, Inc.
Serial Number: 77151496

Owner: Exactech, Inc.
Serial Number: 77151501

Owner: EXCELLENT WELL CORP.
Serial Number: 77112536

Owner: Fabre Gaming, LLC
Serial Number: 76675181

Owner: Failaka Advisors, F.Z.C.
Serial Number: 77303513

Owner: Fairmont Hotels & Resorts (U.S.) Inc.
Serial Number: 78891242

Owner: FEDRIGONI S.P.A.
Serial Number: 76080087

Owner: Feketa, John
Serial Number: 77235691

Owner: Fernandes, Jesse J.
Serial Number: 77200380

Owner: FINLEY, SHAWN PATRICK
Serial Number: 77206195

Owner: FLANAGAN, JERRY
Serial Number: 76685791

Owner: FLEXAUST INC.
Serial Number: 77373994

Owner: For Pete'S Sake LLC
Serial Number: 77413071

Owner: Fowler, Grahame
Serial Number: 77063271

Owner: Fowler, Grahame
Serial Number: 77063283

Owner: Fox Run Holdings, Inc.
Serial Number: 78652367

Owner: FOYO LLC
Serial Number: 77186914

Owner: Frank Further, Inc.
Serial Number: 78841099

Owner: Friedman, David
Serial Number: 77413038

Owner: FULL STRENGTH HOLDINGS, LLC
Serial Number: 77334532

Owner: Gale Banks Engineering
Serial Number: 78665411

Owner: Gaspardo & Associates, Inc.
Serial Number: 78866125

Owner: GAYLE M. ZINDA
Serial Number: 77161910

Owner: Genco Construction Company Inc
Serial Number: 77427840

Owner: GETTY IMAGES (US), INC.
Serial Number: 77089238

Owner: GETTY IMAGES (US), INC.
Serial Number: 77089312

Owner: Ginter, Gary
Serial Number: 75975098

Owner: Gioldasis, Tanya
Serial Number: 77277442

Owner: Glen Raven, Inc.
Serial Number: 77470232

Owner: Global Service Solutions
Serial Number: 77144912

Owner: Global Technology Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 77283852

Owner: GLOBE UNIVERSITY, INC.
Serial Number: 77136385

Owner: GOLDEN SUN, INC.
Serial Number: 77443605

Owner: GOOGLE INC.
Serial Number: 77028284

Owner: GOULD, DAVID LAURENCE
Serial Number: 76679000

Owner: Grant's Marketplace, Inc.
Serial Number: 77404359

Owner: Green, Arthur
Serial Number: 77341875

Owner: GSE ENVIRONMENTAL, LLC
Serial Number: 76678048

Owner: GTSI Corp.
Serial Number: 73655318

Owner: GUARINO, PIETRO
Serial Number: 77004676

Owner: Guerrie, Laura
Serial Number: 77413325

Owner: Gypsy Cat Studios LLC
Serial Number: 77263293

Owner: H.J. Heinz Company Australia Ltd.
Serial Number: 78712941

Owner: HANA Company Limited
Serial Number: 76558733

Owner: Hansen Medical, Inc.
Serial Number: 78840514

Owner: Harrys of London Limited
Serial Number: 77368931

Owner: Harshaw Research Incorporated
Serial Number: 75311586

Owner: Hastogo.com, Inc.
Serial Number: 76687939

Owner: Herald Houseware Limited
Serial Number: 77032769

Owner: High-Tech Institute, Inc.
Serial Number: 77008021

Owner: Highland Financial Systems, LLC
Serial Number: 78827533

Owner: Highland Park United Methodist Church
Serial Number: 77439231

Owner: Highland Park United Methodist Church
Serial Number: 77439315

Owner: Hillerich & Bradsby Co.
Serial Number: 77255969

Owner: HNI Technologies Inc.
Serial Number: 78716587

Owner: Hobbico, Inc.
Serial Number: 77414585

Owner: Homer TLC, Inc.
Serial Number: 77262825

Owner: HONDA GIKEN KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.)
Serial Number: 75977688

Owner: Hope House
Serial Number: 77236287

Owner: Hyper Link International, Ltd
Serial Number: 78925437

Owner: Hyper Link International, Ltd
Serial Number: 78925456

Owner: ICIMS, INC.
Serial Number: 77432394

Owner: Idea Planet, L.P.
Serial Number: 77195581

Owner: IFC HOLDINGS, INC. D/B/A INVEST FINANCIAL CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77228319

Owner: IGT
Serial Number: 78790781

Owner: Impact Your Image, Inc.
Serial Number: 77118168

Owner: INDUSTRIAS ALEN, S.A. DE C.V.
Serial Number: 78980532

Owner: Ingram Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77348802

Owner: Innovasys, Ltd.
Serial Number: 77284036

Owner: Inova Products Inc.
Serial Number: 77048286

Owner: Inquiry Facilitators, Inc.
Serial Number: 77054985

Owner: INSIGNIA BANK
Serial Number: 78873200

Owner: INTER LEATHER (TAIWAN) CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 76688320

Owner: INTERNATIONAL DIRECT GROUP INC.
Serial Number: 77115782

Owner: Intersections Inc.
Serial Number: 77086721

Owner: Intersections Inc.
Serial Number: 77131695

Owner: INTRAWEST U.S. HOLDINGS INC.
Serial Number: 78877960

Owner: INVERSIONES TALON S.A.
Serial Number: 77212739

Owner: IP HOLDINGS, INC.
Serial Number: 77439007

Owner: IPWP TOUCHSTONE SYSTEMS INC.
Serial Number: 77053333

Owner: IRVIN, JAMES
Serial Number: 76679304

Owner: Isuzu Finance of America, Inc.
Serial Number: 77436977

Owner: Ivan Kane Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 78934306

Owner: J. KEVERSON LLC
Serial Number: 76669543

Owner: JACOBSON, PAUL A.
Serial Number: 77077805

Owner: JACOBSON, PAUL A.
Serial Number: 77080140

Owner: JAGUAR LAND ROVER LIMITED
Serial Number: 78564237

Owner: JALCOS HOLDINGS INC.
Serial Number: 76647675

Owner: JAVA LAVA COFFEE, INC.
Serial Number: 77149234

Owner: JAVA LAVA COFFEE, INC.
Serial Number: 77149253

Owner: JAZZ JUBA ENTERPRISE CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 76672461

Owner: Je Matadi, Inc.
Serial Number: 77100728

Owner: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Serial Number: 77226730

Owner: Jones, Jennifer
Serial Number: 77975968

Owner: JOSEPH, KENNETH D.
Serial Number: 73142390

Owner: JOSEPH, KENNETH D.
Serial Number: 73142391

Owner: K-Sun Corporation
Serial Number: 77436723

Owner: K.C. Heylin
Serial Number: 78663149

Owner: Kabushiki Kaisha Taito
Serial Number: 77126327

Owner: KALSEC, INC.
Serial Number: 77049708

Owner: Kamada Soy-Sauce Inc.
Serial Number: 77250091

Owner: Kegel, Robin
Serial Number: 77068705

Owner: Kegel, Robin
Serial Number: 77068700

Owner: KIDILIZ GROUP
Serial Number: 77348304

Owner: KIPLING APPAREL CORP.
Serial Number: 73694105

Owner: Kishore Hemrajani
Serial Number: 77422698

Owner: Kittrich Corporation
Serial Number: 78353779

Owner: Knox Capital Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 77175197

Owner: KONAMI DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 76647068

Owner: KORE Wireless Group Inc.
Serial Number: 77042588

Owner: Kovitz Investment Group, LLC
Serial Number: 77237573

Owner: Kowalski, Rafal Z
Serial Number: 77241565

Owner: Kroll, Lindsay Mae
Serial Number: 77245324

Owner: KSE SPORTSMAN MEDIA, INC.
Serial Number: 77414472

Owner: Kura Corporation Ltd.
Serial Number: 78958436

Owner: KURARAY CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 76680078

Owner: KYAZMA B.V.
Serial Number: 75047014

Owner: L.O.F.T.M., INC.
Serial Number: 76596727

Owner: LA REDOUTE
Serial Number: 77237736

Owner: LAKE LAND COLLEGE
Serial Number: 76419864

Owner: Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority
Serial Number: 77192238

Owner: LAS VEGAS SANDS CORP.
Serial Number: 78783243

Owner: LAS VEGAS SANDS CORP.
Serial Number: 78783270

Owner: LEADERS IN FITNESS, LLC
Serial Number: 78530808

Owner: LEADERS IN FITNESS, LLC
Serial Number: 78531802

Owner: LEASECORP HOLDING, LTD.
Serial Number: 77439306

Owner: Lee, James
Serial Number: 76671955

Owner: LEGATUM FOUNDATION LIMITED
Serial Number: 78823542

Owner: LEGGETT & PLATT CANADA CO.
Serial Number: 77305804

Owner: LF, LLC
Serial Number: 78906038

Owner: LF, LLC
Serial Number: 78259164

Owner: Liberty Tree Press, LLC
Serial Number: 77305401

Owner: LIFESIZE, INC.
Serial Number: 78443987

Owner: LIFESIZE, INC.
Serial Number: 78443990

Owner: Linda R. Meltzer
Serial Number: 77329634

Owner: Lioness Financial Services, Inc.
Serial Number: 77218826

Owner: Louzakos, Fotis
Serial Number: 77411016

Owner: LOVINGSENSE AROMATHERAPY
Serial Number: 77325547

Owner: LUCAS OIL PRODUCTS INC.
Serial Number: 78518641

Owner: Luciano Meyer Creative LLC
Serial Number: 77044715

Owner: MAGNUM MAGNETICS CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77278088

Owner: Man & Machine, LLC
Serial Number: 77104445

Owner: MANIFEST LLC
Serial Number: 76681697

Owner: MARBLE SLAB FRANCHISE BRANDS, LLC
Serial Number: 78943377

Owner: MARCHON EYEWEAR, INC.
Serial Number: 77462491

Owner: Margarita Activity Ltd.
Serial Number: 77049369

Owner: Margarita Activity Ltd.
Serial Number: 77049377

Owner: Marianne K. Buttner, LLC
Serial Number: 77267288

Owner: MARSHALL ARTS COMMUNICATIONS
Serial Number: 77290849

Owner: Masheta Group, Ltd.
Serial Number: 77396630

Owner: MAX GLUTEUS PROPERTIES, LLC
Serial Number: 78460676

Owner: Maximizer Software Inc.
Serial Number: 78479869

Owner: May, Morgan
Serial Number: 77226407

Owner: MCCLATCHY U.S.A., INC.
Serial Number: 77055770

Owner: MCGOWAN, RORY
Serial Number: 77015095

Owner: MDB Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 77431582

Owner: MDRV APPAREL, LLC
Serial Number: 78923179

Owner: MEDELITA, LLC
Serial Number: 77052414

Owner: MERCURY PAYMENT SYSTEMS, LLC
Serial Number: 77041496

Owner: MERCURY PAYMENT SYSTEMS, LLC
Serial Number: 77041636

Owner: Meridian Management Group, LLC
Serial Number: 77212998

Owner: Mestek, Inc.
Serial Number: 77319969

Owner: Mestek, Inc.
Serial Number: 77320144

Owner: Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
Serial Number: 77427872

Owner: Michael G. Kessler & Associates, Ltd.
Serial Number: 77089835

Owner: MICROSEMI SEMICONDUCTOR ULC
Serial Number: 78084440

Owner: MicroStrategy Incorporated
Serial Number: 78337207

Owner: Miele, Inc
Serial Number: 77437556

Owner: Millennium Properties, Inc.
Serial Number: 78751474

Owner: Miracle Flights For Kids
Serial Number: 76687250

Owner: Mobility Rules, LLC
Serial Number: 77219644

Owner: Morris Publishing Group, LLC
Serial Number: 77457826

Owner: Morris Publishing Group, LLC
Serial Number: 77457930

Owner: MOTOROLA TRADEMARK HOLDINGS, LLC
Serial Number: 78784349

Owner: mPact Environmental Solutions, LLC
Serial Number: 77202785

Owner: Muncie Insurance & Financial Services
Serial Number: 77438438

Owner: MW Logistics, LLC
Serial Number: 77237338

Owner: Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce
Serial Number: 76683959

Owner: NAMIRIAL GMBH
Serial Number: 78867545

Owner: National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics
Serial Number: 77010552

Owner: National Automotive Parts Association
Serial Number: 78883787

Owner: National Cable Television Cooperative, Inc., The
Serial Number: 77437176

Owner: National Community Pharmacists Association
Serial Number: 77153257

Owner: National Dairy Council
Serial Number: 77404280

Owner: National Lending Associates, Inc.
Serial Number: 77321264

Owner: National Urban Alliance For Effective Education, Inc.
Serial Number: 77228624

Owner: Nationwide Biweekly Adminstration, Inc.
Serial Number: 77202444

Owner: Nautica Apparel, Inc.
Serial Number: 77444915

Owner: Nautilus Hyosung Inc.
Serial Number: 77097655

Owner: NAVEX GLOBAL, INC.
Serial Number: 77360271

Owner: NCR Corporation
Serial Number: 78106276

Owner: Nebraska Brewing Co.
Serial Number: 77189551

Owner: NEC FINANCIAL SERVICES, LLC
Serial Number: 77350191

Owner: Network Branded Prepaid Card Association
Serial Number: 78791515

Owner: NEUSTAR DATA SERVICES, INC.
Serial Number: 77430982

Owner: Nextep, Inc.
Serial Number: 77173665

Owner: NIDEC MOTOR CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78250322

Owner: Norcraft Companies, L.P.
Serial Number: 77433213

Owner: Oak Paper Products Co., Inc.
Serial Number: 78971348

Owner: Office Moving Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 77406099

Owner: Official 42 Sports, Inc.
Serial Number: 76654157

Owner: Ogden, James Scott
Serial Number: 78391579

Owner: Ohio Restaurant Association
Serial Number: 77286805

Owner: OMEGA LEARNING CENTER FRANCHISOR, LLC
Serial Number: 77223398

Owner: OMS INVESTMENTS, INC.
Serial Number: 77304010

Owner: ONEIDA TOTAL INTEGRATED ENTERPRISES, LLC
Serial Number: 76676278

Owner: ONHOLD WORX CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77399653

Owner: OpenTable, Inc.
Serial Number: 77381007

Owner: ORBITAL ATK, INC.
Serial Number: 77155317

Owner: PAC-12 CONFERENCE
Serial Number: 73696943

Owner: PARK, MIN CHUL
Serial Number: 77034085

Owner: Pass & Seymour, Inc.
Serial Number: 77037266

Owner: Patagonia, Inc.
Serial Number: 77286341

Owner: PB BRANDS, LLC
Serial Number: 77057155

Owner: Pediasleep LLC
Serial Number: 77437484

Owner: Peter Cremer North America, L.P.
Serial Number: 78771526

Owner: PINEROCK, INC.
Serial Number: 78978887

Owner: PINEROCK, INC.
Serial Number: 78978888

Owner: Playful Paws, Inc.
Serial Number: 77350482

Owner: Police Officers Quarterly, Inc.
Serial Number: 77381337

Owner: POOF-SLINKY, LLC
Serial Number: 76682521

Owner: POYNT INC.
Serial Number: 77210051

Owner: Poyzer, Michael J.
Serial Number: 77414536

Owner: PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS, INC.
Serial Number: 78368529

Owner: PRESQUE ISLE DOWNS, INC.
Serial Number: 78368525

Owner: PrimeSource Building Products, Inc.
Serial Number: 77290245

Owner: PRISTINE BEAUTY, INC.
Serial Number: 77436128

Owner: Project Achievement, LLC
Serial Number: 78949062

Owner: PROLIFIQ SOFTWARE, INC.
Serial Number: 78299466

Owner: Prosonix Limited
Serial Number: 78945912

Owner: Prudden, Suzy
Serial Number: 77283966

Owner: QUALA S.A.
Serial Number: 77235705

Owner: QUALCOMM INCORPORATED
Serial Number: 77289981

Owner: Quick & Easy Crochet Publishing Inc.
Serial Number: 77338537

Owner: REALPLAY CORP.
Serial Number: 77438991

Owner: RECIPROCAL MANAGEMENT CORPORATION INC.
Serial Number: 77214472

Owner: Red Steer Glove Co.
Serial Number: 77407143

Owner: REDUS PARK CITY LLC
Serial Number: 76669576

Owner: Reliance Industries, LLC
Serial Number: 78374357

Owner: RELX INC.
Serial Number: 77361683

Owner: Reverse Signals, Inc.
Serial Number: 77392541

Owner: REYNOLDS AND REYNOLDS HOLDINGS, INC.
Serial Number: 75310128

Owner: RF CHECK, Inc
Serial Number: 77485280

Owner: RF CHECK, Inc
Serial Number: 77485295

Owner: RF CHECK, Inc
Serial Number: 77485313

Owner: RF CHECK, Inc
Serial Number: 77485487

Owner: Richard H. McCollum
Serial Number: 77390284

Owner: RICHLINE GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 77032642

Owner: RICHLINE GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 78759685

Owner: Richmond, Todd
Serial Number: 78806830

Owner: ROBERT D. RUSSELL
Serial Number: 77385323

Owner: Robert-Leslie Publishing LLC
Serial Number: 77109890

Owner: ROMULUS, INC.
Serial Number: 76688472

Owner: Rosenberger, Shawn
Serial Number: 77197772

Owner: Roxo Port Cellars, LLC
Serial Number: 77323206

Owner: Roxwell Properties, Inc.
Serial Number: 77392712

Owner: Royal Wine Corporation
Serial Number: 78835609

Owner: RUNZHEIMER INTERNATIONAL LLC
Serial Number: 77008695

Owner: S. A. Bendheim Ltd.
Serial Number: 77469532

Owner: San Diego Golf Academy
Serial Number: 77476577

Owner: San Miguel Corporation
Serial Number: 78855644

Owner: Sand Dune Ventures, Inc.
Serial Number: 77228002

Owner: SASC, LLC
Serial Number: 77473854

Owner: SASC, LLC
Serial Number: 77473884

Owner: Sawgrass Technologies, Inc.
Serial Number: 78769960

Owner: Scene Weaver, LLC
Serial Number: 77022441

Owner: SCEPTRE HOSPITALITY RESOURCES, LLC
Serial Number: 77125300

Owner: SCM GROUP S.P.A
Serial Number: 77304188

Owner: Scripps Networks, LLC
Serial Number: 77259763

Owner: SECO International, LLC
Serial Number: 77047670

Owner: SEISWARE INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 77049814

Owner: SEMCO PRODUCTIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 75387756

Owner: SENSATA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Serial Number: 77156699

Owner: Set Stuff, Inc.
Serial Number: 77415599

Owner: SHIJIAZHUANG CITY SANYANG INDUSTRIAL & TRADE CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 77217419

Owner: Shun Shing Polyethylene Printing Co., Ltd.
Serial Number: 77037364

Owner: Signatures Hair of Philadelphia, LTD.
Serial Number: 78927487

Owner: SIMPLYSHE, INC.
Serial Number: 78900552

Owner: Skills USA, Inc.
Serial Number: 76684877

Owner: Snugz/USA Incorporated
Serial Number: 77437281

Owner: SOCIETE INDUSTRIELLE ET COMMERCIALE DE MATERIEL AERONAUTIQUE SICMA AERO SEAT, SOCIETE ANONYME
Serial Number: 73623434

Owner: SOCIETY OF PLASTICS ENGINEERS, INC.
Serial Number: 77475574

Owner: SOLYSTIC
Serial Number: 78712445

Owner: SOLYSTIC
Serial Number: 78712446

Owner: Soup Bases Loaded
Serial Number: 77042980

Owner: SOURCE ONE TACTICAL, INC.
Serial Number: 76685406

Owner: Southern Independent Baseball, LLC.
Serial Number: 77237053

Owner: SPARTA SOFTWARE CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77325192

Owner: SPECIALTYCARE, INC.
Serial Number: 78886667

Owner: Specsavers B.V.
Serial Number: 78360227

Owner: Spin Master Ltd.
Serial Number: 77281073

Owner: SPONGECELL, INC.
Serial Number: 77139405

Owner: St. Baldrick's Foundation, Inc.
Serial Number: 77440462

Owner: Starkey Laboratories, Inc.
Serial Number: 77398476

Owner: Starkey Laboratories, Inc.
Serial Number: 77400514

Owner: STAYHEALTHY, INC.
Serial Number: 78902605

Owner: STAYHEALTHY, INC.
Serial Number: 78902654

Owner: Stephens Media LLC
Serial Number: 76672411

Owner: Stephens Media LLC
Serial Number: 76672412

Owner: Steven Madden, Ltd.
Serial Number: 78842218

Owner: Steven Madden, Ltd.
Serial Number: 78847447

Owner: Stoler, Michael
Serial Number: 76687712

Owner: STRATA PATHOLOGY SERVICES, INC.
Serial Number: 78734399

Owner: Studio B Productions Inc.
Serial Number: 77141409

Owner: Sundial Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 77182146

Owner: SUNSET HWM, LLC
Serial Number: 78897261

Owner: SunStar Energy, Inc.
Serial Number: 77434880

Owner: SunStar Energy, Inc.
Serial Number: 77435520

Owner: SUNWORKS, INC.
Serial Number: 78966729

Owner: Super Duper Publications
Serial Number: 78827125

Owner: Supermed Health Inc.
Serial Number: 77365148

Owner: SUPPORT FOR FAMILY, LLC
Serial Number: 77414212

Owner: SUTTER HOME WINERY, INC.
Serial Number: 78841806

Owner: SVETLICHNAYA, NINEL
Serial Number: 77425646

Owner: Symetrix, Inc.
Serial Number: 77288497

Owner: Syngenta Participations AG
Serial Number: 77216730

Owner: SYNOPTEK, LLC
Serial Number: 77290834

Owner: TARGET BRANDS, INC.
Serial Number: 78724559

Owner: Techcom Software Solutions Inc.
Serial Number: 76239390

Owner: Techcon Group, Inc.
Serial Number: 78666681

Owner: TEGNA INC.
Serial Number: 77475515

Owner: TELLURIDE EAST, INC.
Serial Number: 77438578

Owner: THANE INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 77360110

Owner: The Bryan J And June B Zwan Foundation
Serial Number: 77361796

Owner: THE CAR PARK, INC.
Serial Number: 77019913

Owner: THE CHEMOURS COMPANY FC, LLC
Serial Number: 73721465

Owner: The Greater Boston Food Bank, Inc.
Serial Number: 76674775

Owner: The Howard Company, Inc.
Serial Number: 77104815

Owner: The Iconfactory, Inc.
Serial Number: 77040184

Owner: The James Valley Co., Inc.
Serial Number: 77440050

Owner: THE JOSEPH A. BANK MFG. CO., INC.
Serial Number: 77249331

Owner: The Preppy Turtle, Inc.
Serial Number: 77442421

Owner: The Preppy Turtle, Inc.
Serial Number: 77442447

Owner: The Procter & Gamble Company
Serial Number: 78801008

Owner: THE SCOTTS COMPANY (UK) LIMITED
Serial Number: 78638705

Owner: The Second Wind Fund, Inc.
Serial Number: 77440566

Owner: Thomson, Stephen P.
Serial Number: 78723080

Owner: Thunder Basin Environmental Consulting, Inc.
Serial Number: 77046571

Owner: Tierra International, LLC
Serial Number: 78431594

Owner: Titus, Jack
Serial Number: 77134074

Owner: TIYA INTERNATIONAL CO. LTD
Serial Number: 76644823

Owner: Toomey, Lynn
Serial Number: 77440133

Owner: Topco Associates, LLC
Serial Number: 78599521

Owner: TORQUAY ENTERPRISES LIMITED
Serial Number: 77371779

Owner: Transportation Professional Certification Board, Inc.
Serial Number: 78894179

Owner: TRILEGIANT CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77227930

Owner: Trilithic, Inc.
Serial Number: 78944290

Owner: Tripp, Susan
Serial Number: 77426698

Owner: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Serial Number: 78891080

Owner: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Serial Number: 78891216

Owner: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Serial Number: 78891019

Owner: UMG Recordings, Inc.
Serial Number: 78615294

Owner: Undefeated, Inc.
Serial Number: 78861795

Owner: United Insurance Group Agency, Inc.
Serial Number: 78956544

Owner: Univera, Inc.
Serial Number: 77263918

Owner: Univera, Inc.
Serial Number: 77263919

Owner: UNIVERSAL PACIFIC DIAMONDS & JEWELRY, LLC
Serial Number: 77397142

Owner: University of Pittsburgh of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
Serial Number: 75316757

Owner: URBAN OUTFITTERS WHOLESALE, INC.
Serial Number: 77434107

Owner: Utherverse, Inc.
Serial Number: 77009805

Owner: Valor Athletics, Inc.
Serial Number: 77010743

Owner: VESUVIUS USA
Serial Number: 76658054

Owner: VETS PLUS, INC.
Serial Number: 77290802

Owner: Viers Enterprises, LLC
Serial Number: 77270944

Owner: VINER FAMILY LLLP
Serial Number: 78834789

Owner: Vogel Paint & Wax, Inc.
Serial Number: 77293733

Owner: VOSS OF NORWAY AS
Serial Number: 78813477

Owner: W.F. Young, Incorporated
Serial Number: 77338752

Owner: WALMART APOLLO, LLC
Serial Number: 77429141

Owner: Walter P. Rawl & Sons, Inc.
Serial Number: 76597780

Owner: Webvisions Pte Ltd.
Serial Number: 78574992

Owner: Weiss, Joseph L.
Serial Number: 77440443

Owner: WEST PAW, INC.
Serial Number: 78568198

Owner: Wexford Industrial Corporation
Serial Number: 77011706

Owner: Wheeler Manufacturing Co., Inc.
Serial Number: 77214630

Owner: Whole Foods Market IP, L.P.
Serial Number: 78884278

Owner: Whole Foods Market IP, L.P.
Serial Number: 78884325

Owner: WILLIAM A. NUERGE, TRUSTEE OF THE WILLIAM A. NUERGE REVOCABLE TRUST DATED APRIL 12, 2010
Serial Number: 77305286

Owner: Windward Ventures Inc.
Serial Number: 77437649

Owner: WORLD TEAMTENNIS, LLC
Serial Number: 77023118

Owner: WPP Properties
Serial Number: 78872538

Owner: Xerox Corporation
Serial Number: 77063637

Owner: YM GROUP INC.
Serial Number: 77292059

Owner: Young, Kristin A
Serial Number: 77146918

Owner: Zink Calls, Inc.
Serial Number: 78719278

Owner: Ztron Systems, LLC
Serial Number: 77434285