Sunday, August 04 2019


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aakjer; Thomas (Munich, DE)
Title: Memory interleaving
Patent Number: 7,228,393

Inventors: Abadeer; Wagdi William (Jericho, VT), Fifield; John Atkinson (Underhill, VT), Gauthier, Jr.; Robert J. (Hinesburg, VT), Tonti; William Robert (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Resettable fuse device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,227,239

Inventors: Abbasi; Hamid Ali (Naperville, IL)
Title: Rotary joint for subterranean drilling
Patent Number: 9,038,750

Inventors: Abdennour; Mario (Newton, MA), Stashenko; Philip (Medfield, MA), Scrime; Michele (Manalapan, NJ), Gilad; Jack (Chestnut Hill, MA), Goodson; Max (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Characterization of an antibiotic impregnated delivery system as an intracanal medicament in endodontic therapy
Patent Number: 7,946,849

Inventors: Abdo; Abdo Esmail (Rochester, MN), Drucker; Travis Michael (Rochester, MN)
Title: Generating statistics on text pattern matching predicates for access planning
Patent Number: 9,043,307

Inventors: Abe; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP), Tanaka; Yoshinobu (Saitama, JP)
Title: Value medium processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,407

Inventors: Abe; Jiro (Kanagawa, JP), Tokita; Atsuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Horino; Takeru (Tokyo, JP), Oshima; Toyoji (Tokyo, JP), Kimoto; Atsushi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Photochromic material
Patent Number: 9,040,647

Inventors: Abe; Keiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Non-volatile semiconductor memory device and its reading method
Patent Number: 7,948,813

Inventors: Abe; Yukio (Aichi, JP), Isobe; Makoto (Aichi, JP), Okamura; Issaku (Aichi, JP), Oda; Hiroshige (Aichi, JP), Hamaguchi; Akihito (Aichi, JP), Honda; Noriyuki (Aichi, JP)
Title: Method of holding a veneer sheet
Patent Number: 7,946,321

Inventors: Abedifard; Ebrahim (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: High speed wordline decoder for driving a long wordline
Patent Number: 7,227,806

Inventors: Abend; Robert (Adairsville, GA), Okada; Hideaki (Hyogo-ken, JP), Ohashi; Ryota (Hyogo-ken, JP)
Title: Axle driving system
Patent Number: 7,225,618

Inventors: Aberg; A. K. Gunnar (Sarasota, FL), Wright; George E. (Worcester, MA), Chen; Jan L. (Shrewsbury, MA), Maioli; Andrew T. (Worcester, MA)
Title: Optically active isomers of ketotifen and therapeutically active metabolites thereof
Patent Number: 7,226,934

Inventors: Abrahmsen; Lars (Bromma, SE), Bjork; Per (Helsingborg, SE), Dohlsten; Mikael (Lund, SE), Kalland; Terje (Arese, IT)
Title: Conjugate between a modified superantigen and a target-seeking compound and the use of the conjugate
Patent Number: 7,226,601

Inventors: Abramson; Darren L. (Folsom, CA), Howard; John S. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for deterministic removal and reclamation of work items from an expansion bus schedule
Patent Number: 7,228,366

Inventors: Achen; Marc G. (Parkville, AU), Stacker; Steven Alan (Parkville, AU), Alitalo; Kari (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Expression vectors and cell lines expressing vascular endothelial growth factor D
Patent Number: 7,947,472

Inventors: Adam; Georgius Abidal (Edensor Park, AU)
Title: Lignin-based multipurpose fertilizers
Patent Number: 9,039,803

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: 9,043,230

Inventors: Afzulpurkar; Nitin (Bangkok, TH), Phuc; Trinh Huu (Can Tho, VN)
Title: Interpreting sign language gestures
Patent Number: 7,949,157

Inventors: Agarwal; Anjana (Wilmington, DE), Jensen; Mark A. (West Chester, PA)
Title: Method to amplify nucleic acids to generate fluorescence labeled fragments of conserved and arbitrary products
Patent Number: 9,040,242

Inventors: Agevik; Markus Gustav (Malmo, SE), Johansson; David (Malmo, SE), Lundquist; Anders (Malmo, SE), Hansson; Anders (Klagerup, SE)
Title: Electronic device utilizing impedance and/or resistance identification to identify an accessory device
Patent Number: 7,948,246

Inventors: Agneray; Andre (Boulogne Billancourt, FR), Malek; Nadim (Versailles, FR), Levin; Laurent (Paris, FR)
Title: Mounting system for a resonating needle injection device
Patent Number: 9,038,602

Inventors: Ahmed; Shafaat (Yorktown Heights, NY), Deligianni; Hariklia (Tenafly, NJ), Romankiw; Lubomyr T. (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Wang; Kejia (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Structure and method of fabricating a CZTS photovoltaic device by electrodeposition
Patent Number: 9,041,141

Inventors: Ahn; Pan Soon (Gunpo-si, KR)
Title: Rail system and X-ray imaging apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,949,094

Inventors: Ahn; Young Ghyu (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Dong Seok (Seoul, KR), Park; Sang Soo (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Sung Jin (Busan-si, KR), Park; Young Sun (Gyeongsangnam-do, KR), Lim; Bong Sup (Busan-si, KR)
Title: Coupling structure for multi-layered chip filter, and multi-layered chip filter with the structure
Patent Number: 9,041,493

Inventors: Ahner; Peter (Boeblingen, DE), Schadow; Joachim (Dettenhausen, DE), Zegelaar; Peter (Heerlen, NL)
Title: Method and device for detecting and stabilizing a fishtailing trailer using wheel forces
Patent Number: 7,226,068

Inventors: Ajram; Sami (Marseilles, FR), Strazzieri; Franck (Auriol, FR), Garcia; Florent (Fuveau, FR)
Title: Detector of differential threshold voltage
Patent Number: 7,227,399

Inventors: Akao; Sosuke (Tokyo, JP), Osato; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Suda; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP), Kubo; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Fukunaga; Godai (Tokyo, JP), Yasu; Yuki (Tokyo, JP), Taguchi; Takao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Retardation substrate, semi-transparent liquid crystal display, and method for manufacturing retardation substrate
Patent Number: 7,948,590

Inventors: Akashi; Tamotsu (Kawasaki, JP), Yamamoto; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical attenuator
Patent Number: 7,948,670

Inventors: Akatani; Yoshiki (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Yuji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink for inkjet textile printing and an inkjet textile printing method using the same
Patent Number: 9,040,623

Inventors: Akeno; Yasutake (Tokyo, JP), Oouchi; Takuma (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Organic EL element having at least one organic light-emitting layers formed of a mixture containing a polymer material and method for manufacturing the organic EL element
Patent Number: 9,040,977

Inventors: Akerlund; Tor Jan (Forus, NO)
Title: Apparatus for positioning a tong and drilling rig provided with such an apparatus
Patent Number: 7,225,865

Inventors: Akiba; Haruo (Saitama, JP)
Title: Valved plug for endoscopic biopsy channel
Patent Number: 7,226,411

Inventors: Akiyama; Kiyokazu (Okazaki, JP), Goto; Moriyasu (Toyohashi, JP), Kato; Takahiko (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Jet pump
Patent Number: 7,946,829

Inventors: Al-Jafar; Ahmed I. S. I. (Al-Quran, KW)
Title: Bed with integral toilet
Patent Number: 9,038,215

Inventors: Al-Mubarak; Adel A. E. (Hitteen, KW)
Title: Complementary braking system for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 9,038,787

Inventors: Alain Creutz; Serge Firmin (Liege, BE), L'Hostis; Jacqueline (Silly, BE), Song; Haiyan (Beijing, CN), Tang; Ming (Beijing, CN), Panandiker; Rajan Keshav (West Chester, OH), DePaepe; Olivia (Dour, BE)
Title: Granulated foam control composition comprising a polyol ester and cationic polymer
Patent Number: 9,040,474

Inventors: Albright; Larry E. (Underwood, MN), Homola; Gary J. (Lisbon, ND), Homola, legal representative; Maria C. (Henning, MN), Koch; Rodney (Mooreton, ND), Frederick; Dan A. (Forman, ND), Fuss, legal representative; Nicole L. (Milnor, ND), Frederick, legal representative; Karla J. (Phoenix, AZ), Roan; Thomas J. (Fargo, ND)
Title: Operator compartment assembly
Patent Number: 7,946,370

Inventors: Aldajani; Mansour A. (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Facilities optimization method
Patent Number: 7,949,503

Inventors: Aldrich; Bradley C. (Austin, TX), Mavila; Rajith K. (Austin, TX)
Title: Image sensor interface
Patent Number: 7,948,520

Inventors: Ales; Thomas Michael (Neenah, WI), Nhan; Davis-Dang Hoang (Appleton, WI)
Title: Conductive hook and loop attachment for a printed circuit board
Patent Number: 7,946,869

Inventors: Alexander; Mark A. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Predicting induced crosstalk for the pins of a programmable logic device
Patent Number: 7,949,979

Inventors: Alhozaimy; Abdulrahman M. (Riyadh, SA), Jaafar; Mohd. S. (Selangor, MY), Al-Negheimish; Abdulaziz (Riyadh, SA), Alawad; Omer A. (Riyadh, SA)
Title: Cement composition containing dune sand and limestone powder, concrete products and method for making concrete products
Patent Number: 9,039,830

Inventors: Alipour; Ehsan (San Francisco, CA), Strasser; Mike (Lafayette, CA), Mino; Benjamin Toru (Chicago, IL), King; Thomas (San Francisco, CA), Stone; Clinton (Stanford, CA)
Title: Hoist with detachable power and control unit
Patent Number: 7,227,322

Inventors: Aliseychik; Pavel Aleksandrovich (Moscow, RU), Evers; Petrus Sebastiaan Adrianus Daniel (Temple, PA), Parfenov; Denis Vasilevich (Moscow, RU), Filippov; Alexander Nikolaevich (Moscow, RU), Zaytsev; Denis Vladimirovich (Dzerzhinsky Moscow Region, RU)
Title: Program module applicability analyzer for software development and testing for multi-processor environments
Patent Number: 9,043,770

Inventors: Allen; Gary (Portland, OR)
Title: Interference patterning
Patent Number: 7,228,034

Inventors: Allen; Jeffrey L. (Naperville, IL), Barclay; Brian J. (Atlanta, GA), Gagner; Mark B. (West Chicago, IL), Guinn; Andrew C. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Integrating social communities and wagering games
Patent Number: 9,039,507

Inventors: Allen; Joshua (Kirkland, WA), Ranck; Jeffrey L. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Web address converter for dynamic web pages
Patent Number: 7,228,360

Inventors: Allen; Kraig Herman (Leesburg, IN)
Title: Removable grommet device and method of using thereof
Patent Number: 9,038,239

Inventors: Alloin; Laurent Francis (Monmouth Beach, NJ), Biyani; Pravesh (Minneapolis, MN), Pierrugues; Laurent (Fort Lee, NJ), Zafaruddin; S. M. (Bangalore, IN), Kumar; Chapala Vinay (Andhra Pradesh, IN)
Title: DM-CM diversity receiver for a wireline communication system
Patent Number: 9,042,498

Inventors: Alper; Ozge (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Monoclonal antibodies against alpha-actinin-4 antigens, and uses therefor
Patent Number: 9,040,018

Inventors: Alper; Ozge (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Monoclonal antibodies against GMF-B antigens, and uses therefor
Patent Number: 9,040,043

Inventors: Alqudah; Mohammad (Elmwood Park, NJ)
Title: Device for preventing aspirated substance from going inside the lungs and enabling speaking
Patent Number: 9,038,637

Inventors: Altebaeumer; Thomas Heinz-Helmut (Oxford, GB), Day; Stephen (Chipping Norton, GB), Heffernan; Jonathan (Oxford, GB)
Title: Multifunctional tape
Patent Number: 7,947,548

Inventors: Amin; Neelam S. (Burlingame, CA), Collier; Katherine D. (Los Altos, CA), Estabrook; Melodie (Mountain View, CA), Estell; David A. (San Francisco, CA), Fox; Bryan P. (Pacifica, CA), Power; Scott D. (San Bruno, CA), Schmidt; Brian F. (Half Moon Bay, CA), Vogtentanz; Gudrun (Leiden, NL)
Title: Modified variant Bowman Birk protease inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,947,475

Inventors: Amit; Jonathan (Yehud, IL), Demidov; Lilia (Yehud, IL), Halowani; Nir (Yehud, IL)
Title: Table boundary detection in data blocks for compression
Patent Number: 9,043,293

Inventors: Ampoyo; Geoffrey (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Portable garage
Patent Number: 7,946,306

Inventors: An; Jong-tae (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for deciding optimum recording power in a disc drive
Patent Number: 7,227,823

Inventors: An; Wen Hao (Beijing, CN), Fan; Liya (Beijing, CN), Gao; Bo (Beijing, CN), Sun; Xi (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Yuzhou (Beijing, CN)
Title: Transporting residue of vehicle position data via wireless network
Patent Number: 9,043,145

Inventors: An; Wen Hao (Beijing, CN), Gao; Bo (Beijing, CN), Gao; Peng (Beijing, CN), Sun; Wei (Beijing, CN), Sun; Xi (Beijing, CN)
Title: Radio frequency identification tag gripper device
Patent Number: 9,041,540

Inventors: Anctil; Susan (Dorval, CA), Arreaga Garza; Jose Arturo (Saltillo, MX), Tran; Lan (Montreal, CA)
Title: Enhancements to location-based services functionality in a radio telecommunication network
Patent Number: 7,228,140

Inventors: Anders; Kelley L. (East New Market, MD), Hewitt; Trudy L. (Cary, NC)
Title: Determining a replacement document owner
Patent Number: 9,043,258

Inventors: Anderson; Brent A. (Jericho, VT), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Method of fabricating micro-chips
Patent Number: 7,226,825

Inventors: Anderson; Carroll L. (Maryland Hts., MO), Shahapeti; Neeta (Maryland Hts., MO)
Title: Sock snaps
Patent Number: 7,225,507

Inventors: Anderton; David O. (Austin, TX), Yiin; Jeffrey L. (Austin, TX), Gong; Xue-Mei (Austin, TX)
Title: Startup apparatus and technique for a wireless system that uses time domain isolation
Patent Number: 7,227,484

Inventors: Andoh; Fukashi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Space debris remover
Patent Number: 9,038,959

Inventors: Andreev; Alexandre (San Jose, CA), Bolotov; Anatoli (Cupertino, CA), Grinchuk; Mikhail (San Jose, CA)
Title: Address controlling in the MBIST chain architecture
Patent Number: 7,949,909

Inventors: Andresen; Bjorn (Ostbirk, DK), Kumar; Sathees (Herning, DK)
Title: Control of the distribution of electric power generated by a wind farm between an AC power transmission link and a DC power transmission link
Patent Number: 9,041,248

Inventors: Andrews; Daniel (Chatham, NJ), Zhang; Yihao (Chatham, NJ)
Title: Resource allocation in heterogeneous LTE networks via CSMA-based algorithms
Patent Number: 9,042,253

Inventors: Andrews; William H. (Reno, NV), Briggs; Laura (Reno, NV), Brown; Lancer K. (Sparks, NV), Foster; Christopher A. (Reno, NV), Piatyszek; Mieczyslaw A. (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Assays for TERT promoter modulatory agents using a telomerase structural RNA component
Patent Number: 7,226,744

Inventors: Andricacos; Panayotis C. (Croton-On-Hudson, NY), Boettcher; Steven H. (Fishkill, NY), Chung; Dean S. (Essex Junction, VT), Deligianni; Hariklia (Edgewater, NJ), Fluegel; James E. (Rhinebeck, NY), Horkans; Wilma Jean (Ossining, NY), Kwietniak; Keith T. (Highlandfalls, NY), Locke; Peter S. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Parks; Christopher C. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Seo; Soon-Cheon (White Plains, NY), Simon; Andrew H. (Fishkill, NY), Walton; Erick G. (Underhill, VT)
Title: Electroplated copper interconnection structure, process for making and electroplating bath
Patent Number: 7,227,265

Inventors: Andry; Paul S. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Colgan; Evan G. (Chestnut Ridge, NY), Mok; Lawrence S. (Brewster, NY), Patel; Chirag S. (Peekskill, NY), Seeger; David E. (Congers, NY)
Title: Integrated circuit chip module with microchannel cooling device having specific fluid channel arrangement
Patent Number: 7,948,077

Inventors: Angelskaar; Terje (Zurich, CH)
Title: Cement accelerator and method
Patent Number: 7,947,334

Inventors: Angerer; Walter (Maple Grove, MN), Evans; Rebecca (Maple Grove, MN), Kaul; Eckhard (Maple Grove, MN), Ristanovic; Petar (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: HIS data compression
Patent Number: 7,228,323

Inventors: Angulo Aramburu; Jeronimo (Madrid, ES)
Title: Process for re-refining used oils by solvent extraction
Patent Number: 7,226,533

Inventors: Anteau; Mark R. (Columbus, OH)
Title: Power generator
Patent Number: 9,038,377

Inventors: Antonsson; Per (Lund, SE), Bjork; Per (Helsingborg, SE), Dohlsten; Mikael (Lund, SE), Kalland; Terje (Arese, IT), Abrahmsen; Lars (Bromma, SE), Hansson; Johan (Lund, SE), Forsberg; Goran (Lund, SE)
Title: Modified Chimeric superantigens and their use
Patent Number: 7,226,595

Inventors: Anzai; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fastening device with lock mechanism
Patent Number: 7,226,092

Inventors: Anziano; Paul Q. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Manganese superoxide dimutase exon 3-deleted isoforms and nucleic acid molecules encoding the isoforms
Patent Number: 7,227,001

Inventors: Aoki; Hiroshi (Toyota, JP), Oshita; Osamu (Toyota, JP)
Title: Terminal fitting
Patent Number: 9,039,447

Inventors: Aoyanagi; Hisakazu (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Projector with a plurality of cameras
Patent Number: 7,226,173

Inventors: Appenzeller; Joerg (Valhalla, NY), Guha; Supratik (Chappaqua, NY), Tutuc; Emanuel (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Core-shell nanowire transistor
Patent Number: 7,948,050

Inventors: Appenzeller; Joerg (West Lafayette, IN), Chen; Hong-yan (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Graphene-based frequency tripler
Patent Number: 9,041,440

Inventors: Arai; Satoshi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method for processing images
Patent Number: 7,227,122

Inventors: Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Iwabuchi; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,226,332

Inventors: Araki; Yuta (Osaka, JP), Tanaka; Isao (Osaka, JP), Sumita; Masaya (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device and semiconductor integrated circuit system
Patent Number: 7,227,391

Inventors: Arauza; Alexander M. (Princeton, IL)
Title: Wireless illuminated indicators for motorcycle helmets
Patent Number: 7,948,367

Inventors: Arcan; Metin (Lengerich, DE)
Title: Device for conveying a tubular film
Patent Number: 7,946,841

Inventors: Arnal; Kevin R. (Excelsior, MN)
Title: Medical screwdrivers and methods
Patent Number: 7,947,047

Inventors: Arnold; David P. (Gainesville, FL), Cheng; Shuo (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for motional/vibrational energy harvesting via electromagnetic induction using a magnet array
Patent Number: 9,041,230

Inventors: Arnost; Michael J. (North Andover, MA), Bemis; Guy W. (Arlington, MA), Davies; Robert J. (Arlington, MA), Forster; Cornelia J. (Pelham, NH), Grey, Jr.; Ronald (Attleboro, MA), Ledeboer; Mark W. (Acton, MA), Ledford; Brian (Attleboro, MA), Marhefka; Craig (Rockville, MD), Messersmith; David (Somerville, MA), Pierce; Albert C. (Cambridge, MA), Salituro; Francesco G. (Marlboro, MA), Wang; Jian (Newton, MA)
Title: Aminotriazole compounds useful as inhibitors of protein kinases
Patent Number: 7,226,920

Inventors: Arsovski; Igor (South Burlington, VT), Sheikholeslami; Ali (Toronto, CA)
Title: Mismatch-dependent power allocation technique for match-line sensing in content-addressable memories
Patent Number: 7,227,766

Inventors: Artini; Franck (Toulouse, FR), Calmels; Benoit (Toulouse, FR)
Title: Method and device for determining the width of a safety corridor for an aircraft and method and system for securing the automatic low-altitude flight of an aircraft
Patent Number: 7,949,438

Inventors: Artzi; Shay (Brookline, MA), Dolby; Julian (Bronx, NY), Pistoia; Marco (Amawalk, NY), Tip; Frank (Ridgewood, NJ)
Title: Fault localization using condition modeling and return value modeling
Patent Number: 9,043,761

Inventors: Arunkumar; Uma (Novi, MI)
Title: Multi-control telematics in a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,227,453

Inventors: Arya; Vijay (Bangalore, IN), Narayanaswamy; Balakrishnan (Karnataka, IN)
Title: Estimating loss rates of links in smart grids
Patent Number: 9,043,174

Inventors: Asai; Arito (Asaka, JP), Watanabe; Mikio (Asaka, JP), Suganuma; Hiroshi (Asaka, JP)
Title: Database system, database server, and method of controlling the operation of a database server
Patent Number: 7,228,297

Inventors: Asakawa; Junko (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with function of toner supply amount control
Patent Number: 7,949,266

Inventors: Asakawa; Katsumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Projector having blue light alleviating part
Patent Number: 9,039,199

Inventors: Asakawa; Yoshiyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Sheet conveyance apparatus and image forming apparatus provided with the same
Patent Number: 9,039,006

Inventors: Ash; Kevin J. (Tucson, AZ), Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ), Whitworth; David B. (Austin, TX)
Title: Efficient processing of cache segment waiters
Patent Number: 9,043,551

Inventors: Asher; Michael (Green Cove Springs, FL)
Title: Disk array synchronization using power distribution
Patent Number: 7,949,825

Inventors: Ashok; Rohith K. (Apex, NC), Brabson; Roy F. (Raleigh, NC), Burr; Michael J. (Cary, NC), Hockett; Hugh E. (Raleigh, NC), Whetstone; Kristin R. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Using separate processes to handle short-lived and long-lived jobs to reduce failure of processes
Patent Number: 9,043,644

Inventors: Ashok; Rohith K. (Apex, NC), Brabson; Roy F. (Raleigh, NC), Gower; Barry P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hockett; Hugh E. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Intelligently responding to hardware failures so as to optimize system performance
Patent Number: 9,043,648

Inventors: Ashton; Roger William Frank (Stoulton, GB), Mc Minn; Derek James Wallace (Edgbaston, GB)
Title: Fixing assembly
Patent Number: 7,947,083

Inventors: Aso; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Dictionary management apparatus for speech conversion
Patent Number: 7,228,270

Inventors: Asuwa; Kenji (Toride, JP), Miyasaka; Toru (Tsuchiura, JP), Yamashita; Taichiro (Tsuchiura, JP), Yagi; Masahiro (Kashiwa, JP), Yamada; Shintaro (Chiyoda, JP)
Title: Electrophotograhic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,227,562

Inventors: Atkinson; Harry (Berkshire, GB)
Title: Fluid-quantity gauging
Patent Number: 7,225,671

Inventors: Attig; Michael E. (San Jose, CA), Brebner; Gordon J. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods of clustering actions for manipulating packets of a communication protocol
Patent Number: 7,949,007

Inventors: Atwood; Eugene R. (Housatonic, MA), Baecher; Matthew B. (Newburgh, NY), Kelly; William R. (Verbank, NY), Logan; Joseph F. (Raleigh, NC), Sun; Pinping (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Testing a digital-to-analog converter
Patent Number: 9,041,572

Inventors: Aubrey; William Alfred (Oshkosh, WI)
Title: Kayak hull/deck flares
Patent Number: 7,946,242

Inventors: Aubriat; Eric Jean (Belfort, FR), Bregy; Ludovic (Belfort, FR), Holmes; Andrew John (Baden, CH), Klein; Georg Stephan (Wettingen, CH), Veith; Eric (Offemont, FR), Verrier; Michel Claude (Essert, FR)
Title: Method for testing the thermally induced unbalance of a rotating machine part, in particular the rotor of a turbogenerator, and device for carrying out the method
Patent Number: 7,225,673

Inventors: Aukerman; Milo (Newark, DE), Allen; Stephen M (Wilmington, DE), Loussaert; Dale F. (Clive, IA), Luck; Stanley (Wilmington, DE), Sakai; Hajime (Newark, DE), Tingey; Scott V. (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Plants having altered agronomic characteristics under nitrogen limiting conditions and related constructs and methods involving genes encoding LNT1 polypeptides and homologs thereof
Patent Number: 9,040,773

Inventors: Auranen; Tommi (Turku, FI)
Title: Reducing effects of self-created interference on broadband reception
Patent Number: 7,227,917

Inventors: Austad; Brian C. (Tewksbury, MA), Grenier; Louis (Newton, MA), Holson; Edward B. (Newton Highlands, MA), Lee; John J. (Somerville, MA), Pak; Roger H. (Boxborough, MA), Porter; James R. (Rowley, MA), Wright; James L. (Lexington, MA)
Title: Ansamycin formulations and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,947,670

Inventors: Auvenshine; John J. (Tucson, AZ), Klingenberg; Bernhard J. (Morgan Hill, CA), Garimella; Neeta (San Jose, CA), Clark; Thomas K. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Temporarily providing higher privileges for computing system to user identifier
Patent Number: 9,043,877

Inventors: Azem; Khaled (Sterling, VA), Easwarachandran; Kumi (Rockville, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for rejecting untrusted network
Patent Number: 9,043,873

Inventors: Bacher; Utz (Weil im Schoenbuch, DE), Buendgen; Reinhard (Tuebingen, DE), Lueck; Einar (Stuttgart, DE), Nunez Mencias; Angel (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Workload migration between virtualization softwares
Patent Number: 9,043,493

Inventors: Bae; Hyun-chul (Suwon-si, KR), Kang; Jung-tae (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Jin-hee (Cheonan-si, KR), Ha; Jin-ho (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Hollow mold for receiving liquid crystal panel and diffuser plate and liquid crystal display including hollow mold
Patent Number: 7,948,572

Inventors: Bae; Jun-Su (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Voltage monitoring apparatus in a semiconductor probe station
Patent Number: 7,227,372

Inventors: Bae; Kyongtae T. (Pittsburgh, PA), Kim; Jinsung (Suyong-gu, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for automated detection of target structures from medical images using a 3D morphological matching algorithm
Patent Number: 7,949,169

Inventors: Bagheri; Saeed (Croton On Hudson, NY), Chee; Yi-Min (Yorktown Heights, NY), Meng; Fan Jing (Beijing, CN), Zhong; Peide (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Zhou; Nianjun (Danbury, CT)
Title: System for selecting software components based on a degree of coherence
Patent Number: 9,043,752

Inventors: Bahnmuller; Gerd (Horzgerlingen, DE), Frohlich; Thomas (Reutlingen, DE), Hamm; Michael (Eningen u.A., DE), Jauernig; Peter (Tiefenbronn, DE), Rosenhahn; Ernst-Olaf (Bodelshausen, DE), Schottle; Peter (Stuttgart, DE), Kinzel; Mathias (Reutlingen, DE), Neuffer; Kurt (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Illuminating device for a vehicle for realizing an asymmetrical light distribution
Patent Number: 7,226,193

Inventors: Bahr; Michael (Munich, DE), Vicari; Norbert (Munich, DE)
Title: Method for data transmission in a local area network
Patent Number: 9,042,352

Inventors: Bai; Shushan (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Control system for a torque transmitting device in an automatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,949,450

Inventors: Bailey, Jr.; George S. (Corvallis, OR), Jubert; Carole (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Pharmaceutical formulation comprising a metaloporphyrin and method for its purification and use
Patent Number: 7,947,827

Inventors: Bajaj; Hari Chand (Bhavnagar, IN), Abdi; Sayed Hasan Razi (Bhavnagar, IN), Kureshy; Rukhsana Ilyas (Bhavnagar, IN), Khan; Noor-Ul Hasan (Bhavnagar, IN), Dabbawala; Aasif Asharafbhai (Bhavnagar, IN), Roy; Tamal (Bhavnagar, IN)
Title: Hydrogenation of styrene oxide forming 2-phenyl ethanol
Patent Number: 9,040,755

Inventors: Baker; Edward Hendry (Bletchingly, GB), Balcombe; Bryn James (Biggin Hill, GB), Barczynski; Henry (Essez, GB)
Title: Video signal communication system for mobile objects on a race track
Patent Number: 7,948,518

Inventors: Bakker; Eric (Auburn, AL), Qin; Yu (Auburn, AL)
Title: Ion-detecting sensors comprising plasticizer-free copolymers
Patent Number: 7,226,563

Inventors: Bala; Vasanth (Rye, NY), Ge; Niyu (Chappaqua, NY), Jan; Ea-Ee (Ardsley, NY), Reimer; Darrell C. (Tarrytown, NY), Renganarayana; Lakshminarayanan (Elmsford, NY), Zhang; Xiaolan (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Systematic failure remediation
Patent Number: 9,043,651

Inventors: Balakrishnan; Balu (Saratoga, CA), Djenguerian; Alex B. (Saratoga, CA), Bircan; Erdem (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus providing final test and trimming for a power supply controller
Patent Number: 7,227,733

Inventors: Balakrishnan; Ganesh (Apex, NC), Krishna; Anil (Cary, NC)
Title: Optimizing a cache back invalidation policy
Patent Number: 9,043,556

Inventors: Ball; George A. (Hampstead, NC), Gentry; Joseph G. (Houston, TX), Weller; Joseph P. (Angleton, TX), Ding; Zhongyi (Katy, TX), Jin; Weihua (Katy, TX)
Title: Systems and processes for the production of isophthalic acid and terephthalic acid
Patent Number: 9,040,746

Inventors: Ballerstadt; Ralph (Houston, TX), McNichols; Roger (Pearland, TX), Gowda; Ashok (Houston, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for analyte sensing
Patent Number: 7,226,414

Inventors: Bandiera; Tiziano (Gambolo', IT), Borgia; Andrea Lombardi (Paullo, IT), Polucci; Paolo (Parabiago, IT), Villa; Manuela (Lurago D'Erba, IT), Nesi; Marcella (Saronno, IT), Angiolini; Mauro (Gavirate, IT), Varasi; Mario (Milan, IT)
Title: Substituted pyrazolo[4,3-c]pyridine derivatives active as kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,947,686

Inventors: Banister; Mark (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Pulse activated actuator pump system
Patent Number: 9,039,389

Inventors: Bank; David H. (Midland, MI), Soukhojak; Andrey N. (Midland, MI), Sehanobish; Kalyan (Midland, MI), McLeod; David G. (Rochester, MI)
Title: Thermal energy storage materials
Patent Number: 9,038,709

Inventors: Banner; Ron (Yokneam, IL)
Title: Scheduling for digital commercial print workflows
Patent Number: 9,041,960

Inventors: Bao; Sheng Hua (Beijing, CN), Cui; Jie (Beijing, CN), Su; Hui (Beijing, CN), Su; Zhong (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Li (Beijing, CN)
Title: Document processing method and system
Patent Number: 9,043,356

Inventors: Bao; Yiliang (San Diego, CA), Stanwood; Kenneth (Vista, CA), Gell; David (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for preserving application identification information on handover in a communication network
Patent Number: 9,042,247

Inventors: Barbu; Oana-Elena (Aalborg, DK), Monghal; Guillaume Damien Andre (Aalborg, DK), Rom; Christian (Aalborg, DK), Fleury; Bernhard H. (Aalborg, DK), Pedersen; Niels Lovmand (Aalborg, DK), Navarro Manchon; Carles (Aalborg, DK)
Title: Channel estimation technique
Patent Number: 9,042,468

Inventors: Barcklay; Bob (Berkeley, CA), Bansal; Ritesh (Fremont, CA)
Title: Tiled map display on a wireless device
Patent Number: 9,041,744

Inventors: Barley; Christopher B. (Grand Prairie, TX), Roach; James Brandon (Grand Prairie, TX)
Title: Electronic wildlife call
Patent Number: 9,042,204

Inventors: Barnard; Thomas J. (Liverpool, NY), Fernandez; Manuel Francisco (Madison, NY)
Title: Subarray matching beamformer apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,228,236

Inventors: Barratt; Craig H. (Redwood City, CA), Trott; Mitchell D. (Mountain View, CA), Uhlik; Christopher R. (Danville, CA)
Title: Resource allocation in a wireless network
Patent Number: 7,227,855

Inventors: Barrett, Jr.; William G. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Composition for and method of pumping concrete
Patent Number: 7,946,750

Inventors: Barrows; Corey K. (Colchester, VT), Goodnow; Kenneth J. (Essex Junction, VT), Shuma; Stephen G. (Underhill, VT), Twombly; Peter A. (Shelburne, VT), Zuchowski; Paul S. (Jericho, VT)
Title: Structure for system architectures for and methods of scheduling on-chip and across-chip noise events in an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,949,978

Inventors: Barsa; John Joseph (New York, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for high temperature production of metals
Patent Number: 9,039,805

Inventors: Bartholomew; Dale L. (Vienna, VA), Carman; John M. (Alexandria, VA), Cave; David H. (Fairfax, VA), Farris; Robert D. (Sterling, VA), Korsanos; George (Bronx, NY), Pilkerton; Michael G. (Fairfax, VA), Poole; R. Andrew (Ashburn, VA), Sistanizadeh; Kamran (Arlington, VA), Valeo; Albert F. (Westbury, NY)
Title: Selective bandwidth connectivity through network line cards
Patent Number: 9,042,374

Inventors: Baruah; Anima (Hyderabad, IN), De; Dibyendu (Suwanee, GA), Khanna; Ish Kumar (Alpharetta, GA), Pillarisetti; Sivaram (Norcross, GA), Maitra; Santanu (Hyderabad, IN), Alexander; Christopher W. (Atlanta, GA), Sreenu; Jennepalli (Hyderabad, IN), Dager; Indu (Uttar Pradesh, IN), Alikunju; Shanavas (Secunderabad, IN)
Title: Substituted benzylamino quinolines as cholesterol ester-transfer protein inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,040,558

Inventors: Bascom; Thomas Layne (McLean, VA)
Title: Method for searching document objects on a network
Patent Number: 9,043,352

Inventors: Bates; James N. (Iowa City, IA), Lewis; Stephen J. (Athens, GA)
Title: S-methylcysteine, S-ethylcysteine, and related S-alkylthiols as antagonists to the effects of S-nitrosothiols and nitric oxide
Patent Number: 7,226,766

Inventors: Bathe; Brigitte (Salzkotten, DE), Schroeder; Indra (Steinhagen, DE), Farwick; Mike (Bielefeld, DE), Hermann; Thomas (Bielefeld, DE)
Title: Process for preparing L-amino acids with corynebacteria with enhanced nucleotide sequences coding for pknD
Patent Number: 7,226,763

Inventors: Baughman; David C. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Tracking of autonomous systems
Patent Number: 7,948,439

Inventors: Baumann; Thomas (Anzing, DE), Pacha; Christian (Grasbrunn-Neukeferloh, DE)
Title: Circuit arrangement with a plurality of on-chip monitor circuits and a control circuit and corresponding methods
Patent Number: 9,041,422

Inventors: Baumeister; Christine (Schwenksville, PA), Thornton; Marc (Center Valley, PA)
Title: Enhanced directory assistance system with voice over IP call handling
Patent Number: 7,227,941

Inventors: Bauvin; Antoine (Clichy, FR), Maleyran; Jean-Christian (Clichy, FR), Auffret; Laurent (Drancy, FR), Reby; Francois (Nogent sur Marne, FR), House; Martyn R. (Puckeridge, GB), Glover; Lee (Sawbridgeworth, GB), Clarke; Nicholas S (Harpenden, GB), Deamer; John D (Barnston, GB), Woodliffe; Mark (Barnston, GB), Morrissey; Matthew A. P. (Stevenage, GB)
Title: Sheet material feeder
Patent Number: 7,946,574

Inventors: Bavard; Xavier (Bailleulval, FR), Chattot; Eric (Meudon, FR), Verhille; Jean-Noel (Oignies, FR)
Title: Method of adjusting the electrical supply voltage for the operation of at least one electrically powered vehicle
Patent Number: 9,043,065

Inventors: Baxter, Jr.; C. Edward (League City, TX)
Title: Catalyst system for heterogenous catalysis of an isobutylene polymerization reaction
Patent Number: 9,040,645

Inventors: Beaumier; Martin (Quebec, CA), Blander; Alexandre (Quebec, CA), Gagnon; Pascale (Quebec, CA), Gaynes; Michael A. (Vestal, NY), Giguere; Eric (Quebec, CA), Salvas; Eric (Quebec, CA), Tousignant; Luc (Quebec, CA)
Title: Grounded lid for micro-electronic assemblies
Patent Number: 9,042,120

Inventors: Bebis; George (Reno, NV), Amayeh; Gholamreza (Reno, NV)
Title: Hand-based biometric analysis
Patent Number: 9,042,606

Inventors: Beck; David L. (Bloomington, IL), Dragonuk; Michael (Steward, IL)
Title: Variety corn line FX8609
Patent Number: 9,040,785

Inventors: Beck; Martin (Augsburg, DE), Dichtl; Jurgen (Augsburg, DE), Hoffmann; Roland (Augsburg, DE), Hoffmann, legal representative; Maria (Augsburg, DE), Hoffmann, legal representative; Astrid (Augsburg, DE), Hoffmann, legal representative; Kerstin (Aystetten, DE)
Title: Low-pressure gas discharge lamp with a reduced argon proportion in the gas filling
Patent Number: 7,948,182

Inventors: Becker; Michael (Knittlingen, DE), Breuer-Thal; Barbara (Idstein, DE), Muennich; Katharina (Usingen, DE)
Title: Tube for the enteral feeding of a patient
Patent Number: 9,039,661

Inventors: Beckford; Peter R. (Derby, GB)
Title: Blades
Patent Number: 7,946,827

Inventors: Bedell; Stephen W. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Cheng; Cheng-Wei (White Plains, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY), Shiu; Kuen-Ting (White Plains, NY), Sosa Cortes; Norma E. (New York, NY)
Title: Method for controlled removal of a semiconductor device layer from a base substrate
Patent Number: 9,040,392

Inventors: Bedell; Stephen W. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Hekmatshoartabari; Bahman (White Plains, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA), Shahidi; Ghavam G. (Round Ridge, NY), Shahrjerdi; Davood (White Plains, NY)
Title: Radiation hardened SOI structure and method of making same
Patent Number: 9,041,167

Inventors: Beerse; Chelsea C. (Fairport, NY), Bosko; Christopher M. (Durham, NC), Osenbach; Brian D. (Cary, NC), Sloyer; Jeffrey B. (Cary, NC)
Title: Predictive scaling for clusters
Patent Number: 9,043,471

Inventors: Beichter; Martin (Stuttgart, DE), Heilig; Mark (Winnenden, DE), Rinckleb; Ulf (Unterschneidheim, DE), Steinhart; Heinrich (Aalen, DE)
Title: Driver circuit and driving method
Patent Number: 9,041,335

Inventors: Bell; Kathryn (London, GB), Piton; Nelly (Suffolk, GB), Dagostin; Claudio (Cambridge, GB), Boussard; Cyrille (Saffron Walden, GB), Ratcliffe; Andrew (Brentwood, GB), Ramsden; Nigel (Royston, GB)
Title: Heterocyclyl pyrazolopyrimidine analogues as selective JAK inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,040,545

Inventors: Bell; Lon E. (Altadena, CA), Diller; Robert (Pasadena, CA), Crane; Douglas (Pasadena, CA)
Title: High capacity thermoelectric temperature control system
Patent Number: 7,946,120

Inventors: Bell; Mark Steven (Airville, PA)
Title: Confined motion detection for pan-tilt cameras employing motion detection and autonomous motion tracking
Patent Number: 9,041,800

Inventors: Bellemin-Laponnaz; Stephane (Strasbourg, FR), Guichard; Gilles (Gradignan, FR), Chardon; Edith (Strasbourg, FR)
Title: Process for preparing platinum-carbene complexes
Patent Number: 9,040,513

Inventors: Belvin; Marcus L. (Raleigh, NC), Hillary; Matthew C. (Kihei, HI), McCall; Kimberly D. (Leander, TX), Meli; Henri F. (Cary, NC)
Title: Accessing information during a teleconferencing event
Patent Number: 9,043,939

Inventors: Belyaev; Alexander S. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Chaperone expression genomes
Patent Number: 7,226,781

Inventors: Belz; Renato (Emmenbrucke, CH), Emmenegger; Pius (Sarnen, CH)
Title: Rack system
Patent Number: 7,947,237

Inventors: Ben Yehuda; Shmuel (Haifa, IL), Factor; Michael E (Haifa, IL), Gordon; Abel (Haifa, IL), Har'el; Nadav Yosef (Manof, IL), Ladelsky; Razya (Haifa, IL), Raichstein; Eran (Yokneam Ilit, IL)
Title: Input/output monitoring mechanism
Patent Number: 9,043,501

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: 9,043,185

Inventors: Bender; Timothy P. (Port Credit, CA), Coggan; Jennifer A. (Cambridge, CA)
Title: Process for arylamine production
Patent Number: 7,227,034

Inventors: Bender; Timothy P. (Toronto, CA), Lessard; Benoit H. (Toronto, CA), Abdelrahman; Ahmed (Toronto, CA), Tevtia; Amit (Thuwal, SA)
Title: Aryloxy-phthalocyanines of group IV metals
Patent Number: 9,040,710

Inventors: Benedict; Charles E. (Tallahassee, FL)
Title: Non-inertial release safety restraint belt buckle system
Patent Number: 7,225,511

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucscon, AZ), Judd; Ian D. (Hampshire, GB), Moertl; Daniel F. (Rochester, MN), Nielsen; Karl A. (Tucscon, AZ)
Title: Writing of new data of a first block size in a raid array that stores both parity and data in a second block size
Patent Number: 9,043,544

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Adjustment of the number of task control blocks allocated for discard scans
Patent Number: 9,043,550

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Judd; Ian David (Hampshire, GB), Moertl; Daniel F. (Rochester, MN), Nielsen; Karl A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Writing of new data of a first block size in a raid array that stores both parity and data in a second block size
Patent Number: 9,043,543

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Walls; Andrew D. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Automatically preventing large block writes from starving small block writes in a storage device
Patent Number: 9,043,572

Inventors: Benjamin-Deckert; Debra J. (San Jose, CA), Law; Lawrence L. (Saratoga, CA), Menendez; Terri A. (Richmond, MA)
Title: Providing record-level alternate-index upgrade locking
Patent Number: 9,043,295

Inventors: Bennett; William George (Vista, CA)
Title: System and method for controlling TV display lamp brightness
Patent Number: 7,948,562

Inventors: Bentley; Steven Ross (Tucson, AZ), Bui; Nhan Xuan (Tucson, AZ), Hancock; Reed Alan (Tucson, AZ), Ogura; Eiji (Yamato, JP), Tsuruta; Kazuhiro (Yamato, JP), Tanaka; Keisuke (Yamato, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method to adjust the orientation of a read head to correct for dynamic skew
Patent Number: 7,948,706

Inventors: Benton; Mark (Chicago, IL), Herzing; Brian (Roselle, IL), Kowalkowski; Anthony (Chicago, IL)
Title: Transceiver/fiber optic connector adaptor with patch cord ID reading capability
Patent Number: 7,226,217

Inventors: Berchenko; Ilya Emil (Friendswood, TX), de Rouffignac; Eric Pierre (Houston, TX), Fowler; Thomas David (Houston, TX), Karanikas; John Michael (Houston, TX), Ryan; Robert Charles (Houston, TX), Shahin, Jr.; Gordon Thomas (Bellaire, TX), Stegemeier; George Leo (Houston, TX), Vinegar; Harold J. (Houston, TX), Wellington; Scott Lee (Bellaire, TX), Zhang; Etuan (Houston, TX)
Title: In situ thermal processing of an oil shale formation using a pattern of heat sources
Patent Number: 7,225,866

Inventors: Berg; Miguel (Upplands Vasby, SE), Augusto Sales Dantas; Ramide (Recife, BR), Cederholm; Daniel (Solna, SE), Goncalves; Glauco (Recife, BR), Guedino De Siqueira; Rodolpho (Recife, BR), Perazzo Rabelo; Rodrigo (Recife, BR), Sadok; Djamel (Jaboatoa dos Guararapes, BR)
Title: Parameter prediction for autonomous DSL system configuration profile selection
Patent Number: 9,042,251

Inventors: Berg; William F. (Rochester, MN), Billau; Ronald L. (Rochester, MN), Cillis; Canio (Berlin, DE), Elriachy; Wissam A. (Rochester, MN), Leuschner; Heike (Berlin, DE)
Title: Network management for wireless appliances in a mobile data network
Patent Number: 9,042,379

Inventors: Berg; William F. (Rochester, MN), Kalmbach; Michael T. (Elgin, MN), Schroeder; Mark D. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Appliance in a mobile data network that spans multiple enclosures
Patent Number: 9,042,864

Inventors: Berge; David (Atkins, AR)
Title: Shoe with integrated fin apparatus
Patent Number: 9,039,470

Inventors: Beringov; Sergii (Kiev, UA), Onischenko; Volodymyr (Kiev, UA), Shkulkov; Anatoly (St. Petersburg, RU), Cherpak; Yuriy (Kiev, UA), Pozigun; Sergii (Dnepropetrovsk, UA), Marchenko; Stepan (Kiev, UA), Chepurnyy; Bogdan (Kiev, UA)
Title: Apparatus for producing multicrystalline silicon ingots by induction method
Patent Number: 9,039,835

Inventors: Berman; David (San Jose, CA), Boday; Dylan Joseph (Tucson, AZ), Iben; Icko E.T. (San Jose, CA), Imaino; Wayne Isami (San Jose, CA), Schwartz; Stephen Leonard (Tucson, AZ), Topol; Anna Wanda (Yorktown Heights, NY), Winarski; Daniel James (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Calibration assembly for aide in detection of analytes with electromagnetic read-write heads
Patent Number: 9,040,311

Inventors: Bernler; Hans (Goteborg, SE), Tengblad; Roger (Goteborg, SE), Acke; Filip (Goteborg, SE), Blomkvist; Gisela (Goteborg, SE)
Title: Method and apparatus for conversion of NO.sub.x
Patent Number: 7,225,612

Inventors: Bernreitner; Klaus (Linz, AT), Pham; Tung (Linz, AT), Reussner; Jens (Eidenberg, AT)
Title: Impact-modified polypropylene
Patent Number: 9,040,633

Inventors: Berrada Sounni; Amine (Berkeley, CA), Wares; Brian S. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Glass-bending apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,038,421

Inventors: Berthaud; Jean-Marc (Villeneuve-Loubet, FR), Dalsky; Joel (Streamwood, IL), Fang; Shih-Chung (Schaumburg, IL), Tsiao; Lee (Hoffman Estates, IL)
Title: Adjudication means in method and system for managing service levels provided by service providers
Patent Number: 7,228,255

Inventors: Berthiaume; Yves (Mont St-Hilaire, CA)
Title: CVT frame member
Patent Number: 7,225,892

Inventors: Besemer; Arie (Amerongen, NL), Van Brussel-Verraest; Dorine Lisa (Bodegraven, NL), Verwilligen; Anne-Mieke (Zeist, NL), Himmelmann; Gunilla (Molnlycke, SE), Malmgren; Kent (Sundsvall, SE), Andreasson; Bo (Sundsvall, SE), Berland; Carolyn (Molndal, SE)
Title: Bacteria trapping fibrous material
Patent Number: 7,947,292

Inventors: Bettencourt; Gregory R. (Fremont, CA), de la Llera; Anthony (Fremont, CA), Pham; Xuyen N. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Substrate holding and spinning assembly and methods for making the same
Patent Number: 7,226,055

Inventors: Bettridge; James M. (Merrillville, IN), Ford; Thomas K. (Northbrook, IL), Turek; James R. (Schaumburg, IL)
Title: Cabinet for computer devices with air distribution device
Patent Number: 7,226,353

Inventors: Betts; David A. (Eufaula, AL), Malphurs; David E. (Eufaula, AL), McLeod; David (Lutz, FL)
Title: Flasher sonar device with light guide
Patent Number: 7,948,828

Inventors: Bhageria; Gopal K. (Overland Park, KS), Ramanathan; Sri (Lutz, FL), Reboul; Jean-Gael F. (Kenmore, WA), Trevathan; Matthew B. (Kennesaw, GA)
Title: Monitoring and optimizing an electrical grid state
Patent Number: 9,043,037

Inventors: Bhakta; Snehal S. (Tucson, AZ), Gallaher; Shannon L. (Tucson, AZ), Kissinger; Stanley M. (Tucson, AZ), Wilcock; Glenn R. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Methods, systems, and physical computer storage media for backing up a database
Patent Number: 9,043,281

Inventors: Birdis; Roderick (Jacksonville, FL), Birdis; Marcita (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Car seat occupancy alarm
Patent Number: 9,041,523

Inventors: Birkestrand; Daniel C. (Rochester, MN), Heyrman; Peter J. (Rochester, MN), Ouren; Wade B. (Rochester, MN), Prosser; Edward C. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Dynamically improving memory affinity of logical partitions
Patent Number: 9,043,563

Inventors: Bischoff; Joerg (Illmenau, DE), Hetzer; David (Dresden, DE), Madriaga; Manuel (San Jose, CA)
Title: Training a machine learning system to determine photoresist parameters
Patent Number: 7,949,618

Inventors: Bishop; Will (Noblesville, IN), Bose; Bill (Indianapolis, IN), Cadio; Michel (Carmel, IN), Galambus; Mark (Carmel, IN)
Title: Multi-purpose flat panel display cover
Patent Number: 7,948,744

Inventors: Biwa; Goshi (Kanagawa, JP), Okuyama; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Doi; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Oohata; Toyoharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Vapor-phase growth method for a nitride semiconductor and a nitride semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,227,189

Inventors: Bizzell; Daniel Lee (Davidson, NC), Cox; Brian (Charlotte, NC), Fields; Riley C. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Making stencils for creating artistic works on residential lawns
Patent Number: 7,225,733

Inventors: Bjerke; Mary A. (Fargo, ND)
Title: Dispensing and disposing container system
Patent Number: 7,946,422

Inventors: Bjorkman; Claes H. (Mountain View, CA), Yu; Melissa Min (San Jose, CA), Shan; Hongquing (San Jose, CA), Cheung; David W. (Foster City, CA), Yau; Wai-Fan (Mountain View, CA), Liu; Kuowei (Santa Clara, CA), Chapra; Nasreen Gazala (Menlo Park, CA), Yin; Gerald (Cupertino, CA), Moghadam; Farhad K. (Saratoga, CA), Huang; Judy H. (Los Gatos, CA), Yost; Dennis (Los Gatos, CA), Tang; Betty (San Jose, CA), Kim; Yunsang (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Integrated low k dielectrics and etch stops
Patent Number: 7,227,244

Inventors: Blackburn; Michael R. (Encinitas, CA), McGinnis; Wayne C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Electroactive polymer-based artificial neuromuscular unit
Patent Number: 7,948,151

Inventors: Blackshear; Edmund (Wappinges Falls, NY)
Title: Chip assembly with a coreless substrate employing a patterned adhesive layer
Patent Number: 9,040,388

Inventors: Blanchard; Jack (Bristol, GB), Bryant; Anthony (Wotton-Under-Edge, GB)
Title: Aircraft cable routing harness
Patent Number: 9,040,821

Inventors: Blanchard; Leo (Valcourt, CA)
Title: Snowmobile slide
Patent Number: 7,226,136

Inventors: Blanco; Mario (Turin, IT)
Title: Method and device for locating a piece with respect to a tool
Patent Number: 7,948,640

Inventors: Blankman; Cheryl B. (Newtown, PA), Blankman; Jeffrey I. (Newtown, PA)
Title: Adjustable volume toddler cup
Patent Number: 7,946,126

Inventors: Blatter; Duane D. (Salt Lake City, UT), Perry; Trent J. (Kaysville, UT), Young; Nathaniel P. (Salt Lake City, UT), Ransden; Jeffrey E. (Fairfield, CT)
Title: Tissue management apparatus for vascular access
Patent Number: 9,039,717

Inventors: Blaum; Mario (San Jose, CA), Yu; Mantle M. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for operating disk drive having improved timing marks
Patent Number: 7,227,710

Inventors: Blauvelt; Henry A. (San Marino, CA), Vernooy; David W. (Sierra Madre, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for launching an optical signal into multimode optical fiber
Patent Number: 7,228,032

Inventors: Blauvelt; Henry A. (San Marino, CA), Vernooy; David W. (Sierra Madre, CA), Paslaski; Joel S. (Alhambra, CA)
Title: Grating-stabilized semiconductor laser
Patent Number: 7,227,880

Inventors: Bledsoe; James D. (Corvallis, OR), Simmons; Asher (Corvallis, OR), McKinley; Patrick A. (Corvallis, OR), Carlson; Gregory F. (Corvallis, OR), McClelland; Todd A. (Corvallis, OR), Mealy; James (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Scanner for a mobile device
Patent Number: 7,949,370

Inventors: Blinick; Katherine T. (Tucson, AZ), Hutchins; Robert A. (Tucson, AZ), Mittelholzer; Thomas (Zurich, CH), Oelcer; Sedat (Kilchberg, CH)
Title: Adaptive soft-output detector for magnetic tape read channels
Patent Number: 9,042,049

Inventors: Block; Timothy M. (Doylestown, PA), Chang; Jinhong (Chalfont, PA), Xu; Xiaodong (Doylestown, PA)
Title: Imino sugar derivatives demonstrate potent antiviral activity and reduced toxicity
Patent Number: 9,040,488

Inventors: Blumberg; Stephen L. (Waterford, CT), Beckstrom; David W. (Milford, CT), Foth; Thomas J. (Trumbull, CT), Asano; David K. (Easton, CT), Siveyer; Ian A. (Monroe, CT)
Title: Two-stage printing of value indicia
Patent Number: 7,949,614

Inventors: Blumenthal; Yanir (Kfar Saba, IL), Gadot; Oren (Nes Ziona, IL)
Title: Solar concentrator systems
Patent Number: 9,039,212

Inventors: Bly; Mark J. (Falcon Heights, MN), Caparso; Anthony V. (St. Louis Park, MN), Westlund; Randy W. (River Falls, WI), Heil, Jr.; Ronald W. (Roseville, MN), Koop; Brendan E. (Coon Rapids, MN)
Title: Dual spiral lead configurations
Patent Number: 7,949,409

Inventors: Boegl; Gerhard (Nueziders, AT), Cramer; Michael (Lindau, DE)
Title: Method and weaving machine for shedding
Patent Number: 9,043,010

Inventors: Boero; Andrea (Genoa, IT), Selvaggio; Ignazio (Genoa, IT)
Title: Modeling defect management and product handling during the manufacturing process
Patent Number: 9,043,008

Inventors: Bohn; David D. (Fort Collins, CO), Oliver; Thomas C. (Windsor, CO), Badyal; Rajeev (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Optical projection system for computer input devices
Patent Number: 7,227,532

Inventors: Bonanni; Cristina (Rome, IT), Dauri; Francesco (Rome, IT), Di Balsamo; Arcangelo (Aprilia, IT), Donatelli; Alessandro (Rome, IT), Falchetti; Giovanni (Rome, IT), Lazzaro; Luca (Naples, IT)
Title: Enhancing cluster analysis using document metadata
Patent Number: 9,043,321

Inventors: Bond; Gregory W. (Hoboken, NJ), Cheung; Eric (New York, NY), Purdy; Kermit Hal (Bernardsville, NJ), Wu; Xiaotao (New York, NY), Zave; Pamela (Chatham, NJ)
Title: Telecommunication network system and method in communication services using session initiation protocol
Patent Number: 7,949,010

Inventors: Boneschanscher; Machiel (Best, NL), Moerdijk; Victor (Eindhoven, NL), Dam; Jeffrey (Roosendaal, NL)
Title: Camera support and respective camera assembly
Patent Number: 7,946,771

Inventors: Bonifazi; Davide (Reggio Emilia, IT), Kervyn De Meerendre; Simon (Autre-Eglise, BE), Cacialli; Franco (London, IT), Fenwick; Oliver (London, GB)
Title: Borazine derivatives
Patent Number: 9,040,749

Inventors: Bonnette; Michael John (Minneapolis, MN), Riles; John Christopher (Minneapolis, MN), Hilse; Mark Alfred (Ham Lake, MN), Thor; Eric Joel (Arden Hills, MN), York; Marvin Harris (Richfield, MN)
Title: Thrombectomy catheter device having a self-sealing hemostasis valve
Patent Number: 7,226,433

Inventors: Borchardt; Thomas B. (Kenosha, WI), Rozema; Michael J. (Kenosha, WI), Bordawekar; Shailendra V. (Gurnee, IL), Chu-Kung; Alexander F. (Highland Park, IL)
Title: Crystalline chemotherapeutic
Patent Number: 7,947,843

Inventors: Borns; Michael (Escondido, CA)
Title: DNA binding protein-polymerase chimeras
Patent Number: 9,040,276

Inventors: Bornstein; David M. (Westwood, MA), Morris; Stephen Jeffrey (Westford, MA), O'Toole, Jr.; James W. (Somerville, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for providing a network service to a virtual machine
Patent Number: 7,228,337

Inventors: Boss; Gregory Jensen (Saginaw, MI), Brignull; Michele Palladino (Essex Junction, VT), Hamilton, II; Rick Allen (Charlottesville, VA), O'Connell; Brian Marshall (RTP, NC), Sand; Anne R. (Peyton, CO)
Title: Tool employing dynamic competition levels for improved performance
Patent Number: 9,039,535

Inventors: Bouche; Bernhard (Bargteheide, DE)
Title: Modular transmission
Patent Number: 7,225,698

Inventors: Boulanger; Pierre (Couthuin, BE), Mariage; Fabian (Beclers, BE)
Title: Glass article with antimicrobial properties
Patent Number: 9,040,163

Inventors: Bourgeois; Alain (Dungarvan Co., Waterford, IE)
Title: Lift
Patent Number: 7,225,898

Inventors: Bowen; Terry Patrick (Dillsburg, PA), Reynolds; Heidi Linch (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Interposer
Patent Number: 9,039,302

Inventors: Bowers; Glenn R. (Jonesboro, AR), Gallo; Karen M. (Jonesboro, AR)
Title: Soybean cultivar 04KG128257
Patent Number: 7,947,879

Inventors: Bowers; Matthew A. (Waterlooville, GB)
Title: Dynamically composed user interface help
Patent Number: 9,043,724

Inventors: Boyadjieff; George I. (Villa Park, CA)
Title: Pavement saw and vacuum apparatus
Patent Number: 7,225,803

Inventors: Boyd; Melissa D (Corvallis, OR), Beerling; Timothy E (Corvallis, OR), Weber; Timothy L (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Platform including fluid manifold for multiple fluid ejection devices
Patent Number: 7,226,156

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. (Bellevue, WA), Sweeney; Elizabeth A. (Seattle, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Frozen compositions and methods for piercing a substrate
Patent Number: 9,040,087

Inventors: Boyer; Dean F. (East Windsor, NJ), Hammersla, III; W. Edward (Princeton Junction, NJ)
Title: Point of service third party financial management vehicle for the healthcare industry
Patent Number: 7,949,580

Inventors: Brabec; Christoph (Erlangen, DE), Hoheisel; Martin (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Device to measure a radiation dose
Patent Number: 7,227,152

Inventors: Bradley; Clay (Jackson, WY), Brasher; Gage Austin (Austin, TX)
Title: Nystagmus evaluation system
Patent Number: 9,042,615

Inventors: Bramson; Michael D (Ridgecrest, CA), Ashley; Paul R (Toney, AL), Lindsay; Geoffrey A (Ridgecrest, CA)
Title: Polymer integrated optical transceiver
Patent Number: 7,228,022

Inventors: Bramson; Michael D (Ridgecrest, CA), Ashley; Paul R. (Toney, AL)
Title: Polymer phase modulator
Patent Number: 7,228,013

Inventors: Branson; Michael J. (Rochester, MN), Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN), Schulz; Brandon W. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Predictive operator graph element processing
Patent Number: 9,043,381

Inventors: Brar; Balbir S. (Laguna Hills, CA), Sahota; Harvinder (Seal Beach, CA)
Title: Treatment of stenotic regions
Patent Number: 7,226,473

Inventors: Bray; Rory F. (Rothesay, CA), Grzelak; Cezar P. (Saint John, CA), Keirstead; Jason D. (Fredericton, CA)
Title: Firewall event reduction for rule use counting
Patent Number: 9,043,461

Inventors: Breed; David S (Miami Beach, FL)
Title: Steering wheel mounted aspirated airbag system
Patent Number: 9,039,038

Inventors: Brenner; Larry Bert (Austin, TX)
Title: Implementing a high resolution monotonic system clock
Patent Number: 7,228,243

Inventors: Bretschneider; Thomas (Lohmar, DE), Fischer; Reiner (Monheim, DE), Gaertzen; Oliver (Koln, DE), Kunz; Klaus (Dusseldorf, DE), Lehr; Stefan (Liederbach, DE), Feucht; Dieter (Eschborn, DE), Losel; Peter (Leverkusen, DE), Malsam; Olga (Rosrath, DE), Bojack; Guido (Wiesbaden, DE), Arnold; Christian (Langenfeld, DE), Auler; Thomas (Leichlingen, DE), Hills; Martin Jeffrey (Idstein, DE), Kehne; Heinz (Hofheim, DE), Rosinger; Chris (Hofheim, DE)
Title: 2,4,6-phenyl-substituted cyclic ketoenols
Patent Number: 7,947,704

Inventors: Bridges; Richard (London, GB)
Title: Rotary diverter with funnel section
Patent Number: 7,946,583

Inventors: Brillhart; David C. (Orlando, FL), Dawson; Christopher J. (Arlington, VA), Karels; Nicholas J. (Aurora, IL), Seaman; James W. (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Input device switching an operating channel of a radio tranceiver between first and second computer systems
Patent Number: 9,042,830

Inventors: Brinkman; John A. (West Caldwell, NJ), Cheung; Adrian Wai-Hing (Glen Rock, NJ), Firooznia; Fariborz (Florham Park, NJ), Guertin; Kevin Richard (Verona, NJ), Marcopulos; Nicholas (North Caldwell, NJ), Qi; Lida (Leonia, NJ), Racha; Jagdish Kumar (Iselin, NJ), Sarabu; Ramakanth (Towaco, NJ), Tan; Jenny (New Providence, NJ), Tilley; Jefferson Wright (North Caldwell, NJ)
Title: Substituted thiazolo[5,4-d]pyrimidine urea derivatives
Patent Number: 7,947,692

Inventors: Brooks; David (San Jose, CA), Tucker; Lewis Wiley (San Francisco, CA), Jasik; Benji (San Francisco, CA), Mason; Timothy (San Francisco, CA), Bezar; Eric David (Oakland, CA), Wong; Simon (San Carlos, CA), Chasman; Douglas (Pittsford, NY), Tzuo; Tien (San Francisco, CA), Hansma; Scott (San Francisco, CA), Gross; Adam (San Francisco, CA), Tamm; Steven (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for exporting, publishing, browsing and installing on-demand applications in a multi-tenant database environment
Patent Number: 7,949,684

Inventors: Brown; Carl S. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Flat-field, panel flattening, and panel connecting methods
Patent Number: 7,228,003

Inventors: Brown; Cary L. (Schaumburg, IL)
Title: Electrically driven entryway actuation system
Patent Number: 7,946,079

Inventors: Brown; Jeffrey Douglas (Rochester, MN), Hoover; Russell Dean (Rochester, MN), Mejdrich; Eric Oliver (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert Allen (Rochester, MN)
Title: Dynamic spatial index remapping for optimal aggregate performance
Patent Number: 9,041,713

Inventors: Brown; Lawrence Stephen (Johnson City, TN)
Title: Convertible mobile fire pit and cooker assembly
Patent Number: 9,038,620

Inventors: Brown; Nathan R. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Methods for polishing semiconductor device structures by differentially applying pressure to substrates that carry the semiconductor device structures
Patent Number: 7,947,190

Inventors: Brown; Stephen J. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Diabetes care management system
Patent Number: 7,949,507

Inventors: Brownlee; Richard William (Spartanburg, SC)
Title: Floral vase anchor
Patent Number: 9,038,975

Inventors: Bruck; Rolf (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Hodgson; Jan (Troisdorf, DE), Schepers; Sven (Troisdorf, DE)
Title: Delivery device and tank configuration for a reducing agent and motor vehicle having a tank configuration
Patent Number: 9,038,374

Inventors: Brutin; John Joel (Cambridge, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for proximity-activated voice recording
Patent Number: 9,042,524

Inventors: Bruwer; Retief (Pretoria, ZA), Wilkins; Jeremias Daniel (Pretoria, ZA), Ivanchev; Lillian Hristov (Germiston, ZA), Rossouw; Pierre (Pretoria, ZA), Damm; Oliver Frank Rudolf August (Pretoria, ZA)
Title: Method of and apparatus for processing of semi-solid metal alloys
Patent Number: 7,225,858

Inventors: Bryant; Oscar (Roanoke, VA)
Title: Devices configured to provide pre-launch support of kites
Patent Number: 9,038,956

Inventors: Buchheit; Brian K. (Weston, FL)
Title: Simultaneously presenting an enhanced and primary stream associated with a digital television broadcast
Patent Number: 9,041,860

Inventors: Buchholz; Dale R. (Palatine, IL), Adiraju; Srinivyasa Murthy (Vernon Hills, IL), Frattinger; Christopher J. (Sparks, NV)
Title: Interoperability of servers and supported electronic gaming machines of different manufacturers
Patent Number: 9,039,517

Inventors: Buege; Russell P. (Denver, CO), Hoft; Michael F. (Germantown, WI), DeBraal; Jack A. (Plymouth, WI)
Title: Medical examination table
Patent Number: 9,038,216

Inventors: Buhler; Ernst (Losone, CH), Besson; Franck (Fillinges, FR), D'Amario; Rino (Sigirino, CH), Giandomenico; Nicola (Troinex, CH), Knaak; Reto (Ascona, CH)
Title: Method and generator for electrical discharge machining
Patent Number: 7,947,918

Inventors: Bulut; Muhammed Fatih (Kenmore, NY), Christensen; James E. (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Marshak; David S. (Wrentham, MA), Schirmer; Andrew L. (Andover, MA), Travis; Amy D. (Arlington, MA)
Title: Aggregation and queuing of communications
Patent Number: 9,043,388

Inventors: Bungartz; Joern (Berlin, DE), Reinke; Joachim (Berlin, DE)
Title: Implantable medical transceiver device
Patent Number: 7,948,362

Inventors: Bunt; Jay A. (Esopus, NY), Diangelo; Donald W. (Fishkill, NY), Docu; Cristian (Montgomery, NY), Foley; Thomas (Beacon, NY), Gottschalk, Jr.; Melvin R. (Danbury, CT), Hamilton; Lisa A. (Chelsea, NY), Kline; Thomas A. (Wappingers Falls, NY), LaPlante; Mark J. (Montgomery, NY), Liu; Hsichang (Fishkill, NY), Loscerbo; Sebastian (Newburgh, NY), Natarajan; Govindarajan (Poughkeepsie, NY), Otieno; Olga A. (Bel Air, MD), Weisman; Renee L. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Method for providing uniaxial load distribution for laminate layers of multilayer ceramic chip carriers
Patent Number: 7,947,143

Inventors: Burch; Eric L (San Diego, CA), Stoffer; James O. (Rolla, MO), Schuman; Thomas (Rolla, MO)
Title: Synthesis of poly(ethylene amine) on an oxide support
Patent Number: 7,947,345

Inventors: Burdorff; Mark A. (Loveland, OH), Hibner; John A. (Mason, OH), Dlugos; Dan F. (West Chester, OH), Buzzard; Jon D. (Milford, OH)
Title: Surgical biopsy system with remote control for selecting an operational mode
Patent Number: 9,039,635

Inventors: Burgener, II; Robert H. (Murray, UT), Felix; Roger L. (Pleasant Grove, UT), Renlund; Gary M. (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Group II-VI semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,227,196

Inventors: Burger; Josef (Schmidgaden, DE), Maier; Reinhard (Herzogenaurach, DE), Trautmann; Bernd (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Electromagnetic drive unit and an electromechanical switching device
Patent Number: 7,948,339

Inventors: Burke, Jr.; Terrence R. (Bethesda, MD), Gao; Yang (Brandord, CT), Yao; Zhu-jun (Shanghai, CN), Yang; Dajun (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: Phenylalanine derivatives
Patent Number: 7,226,991

Inventors: Burke; David W. (Oro Valley, AZ), Birdi; Balwinder S. (Tucson, AZ), Maceda; Arturo (Mexicali, MX)
Title: Mechanical disconnect dual-sided interlocking teeth
Patent Number: 7,946,403

Inventors: Burnett-Evans; Peter (Nassau, BS), Burnett-Evans; Amanda (Vancouver, CA), Dallaire; Michel (Montreal, CA), Lamontagne; Marc (Montreal, CA), Pellemans; Nicolas (Laval, CA)
Title: Book holder
Patent Number: 7,226,030

Inventors: Burnikel; Brian G. (Greer, SC)
Title: Modular, adjustable, prosthetic, hip/shoulder spacer
Patent Number: 9,039,778

Inventors: Burns; Bryan (Portland, OR), Waterman; Alexander S. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Security content injection
Patent Number: 9,043,916

Inventors: Burritt; David R. (Broomfield, CO), Evans; Elliott (Boulder, CO), Klein; Robert M. (Denver, CO), Ordille; Joann J. (Essex, NJ), Sethi; Ravi (Somerset, NJ), Urroz; Hector (Boulder, CO)
Title: Dropped call continuation
Patent Number: 7,228,145

Inventors: Burry; Aaron Michael (Ontario, NY), Dinh; Kenny-tuan T. (Webster, NY), Kurz; Karl E. (Rochester, NY), Thayer; Bruce E. (Webster, NY), Zona; Michael F. (Holley, NY)
Title: Dynamic photo receptor wear rate adjustment based on environmental sensor feedback
Patent Number: 7,949,268

Inventors: Busaba; Fadi Y. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Carlough; Steven R. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Krygowski; Christopher A. (Lagrangeville, NY), Prasky; Brian R. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Shum; Chung-Lung K. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Reconfigurable recovery modes in high availability processors
Patent Number: 9,043,641

Inventors: Byrne; Brian P. (Austin, TX), Pandit; Sushain (Austin, TX)
Title: Optimally configuring an information landscape
Patent Number: 9,043,255

Inventors: Cabrera; Jeanette (Carolina, PR)
Title: Infant protection assembly
Patent Number: 9,038,638

Inventors: Cadek; Martin (Augsburg, DE), Beguin; Francois (Olivet, FR), Raymundo-Pinero; Encarnacion (Orleans, FR)
Title: Electrochemical capacitor, carbonized biopolymers and carbonization process
Patent Number: 7,947,246

Inventors: Cahoon; Rebecca E. (Wilmington, DE), Coughlan; Sean J. (Hockessin, DE)
Title: Plant vitamin E biosynthetic enzymes
Patent Number: 7,226,745

Inventors: Cai; Jilin (Fujian Province, CN)
Title: Double-handle faucet
Patent Number: 9,038,653

Inventors: Cai; Jilin (Fujian Province, CN)
Title: Double-handle faucet
Patent Number: 9,038,654

Inventors: Cai; Zhong-Ning (Lake Oswego, OR), Auld; William G. (Portland, OR), Gilbert; Jeffrey D. (Portland, OR)
Title: Apparatus and method for an adaptive multiple line prefetcher
Patent Number: 7,228,387

Inventors: Calcaterra; Jeffrey A. (Chapel Hill, NC), Hintermeister; Gregory R. (Rochester, MN), Williams; Michael D. (Newark Valley, NY)
Title: Remediating gaps between usage allocation of hardware resource and capacity allocation of hardware resource
Patent Number: 9,043,798

Inventors: Caldwell; John M. (Austin, TX), Lewis; Marty J. (Cedar Park, TX), Law; Gary K. (Georgetown, TX)
Title: Digital video recording and playback of user displays in a process control system
Patent Number: 9,042,708

Inventors: Callahan; Daniel E. (Martinez, CA), Parvin; Bahram (Mill Valley, CA)
Title: Visual-servoing optical microscopy
Patent Number: 7,949,474

Inventors: Callahan; Janet M. (West Brookfield, MA)
Title: Structural support device
Patent Number: 9,038,325

Inventors: Camelon; John (Ottawa, CA), Hughes; Evan (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Client selectable server-side error resolution
Patent Number: 9,043,646

Inventors: Campbell; E. J. (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Hydroxy ester resins
Patent Number: 9,040,636

Inventors: Campbell; Levi A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Chu; Richard C. (Hopewell Junction, NY), David; Milnes P. (Fishkill, NY), Ellsworth, Jr.; Michael J. (Lagrangeville, NY), Iyengar; Madhusudan K. (Foster City, CA), Schmidt; Roger R. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Simons; Robert E. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Air-cooling and vapor-condensing door assembly
Patent Number: 9,042,099

Inventors: Campbell; Levi A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Chu; Richard C. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Ellsworth, Jr.; Michael J. (Lagrangeville, NY), Iyengar; Madhusudan K. (Woodstock, NY), Simons; Robert E. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Dehumidifying cooling apparatus and method for an electronics rack
Patent Number: 9,038,406

Inventors: Campi, Jr.; John B. (Westford, VT), Gauthier, Jr.; Robert J. (Hinesburg, VT), Li; Junjun (Williston, VT), Mishra; Rahul (Essex Junction, VT), Mitra; Souvick (Essex Junction, VT), Muhammad; Mujahid (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: FinFET device technology with LDMOS structures for high voltage operations
Patent Number: 9,041,127

Inventors: Campi; Michael Dean (San Jose, CA), Lai; Chengwee (Saratoga, CA), Kapnadak; Bharath (Bangalore, IN), S; Mruthyunjaya (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Support stand with integrated fire baffle
Patent Number: 9,038,978

Inventors: Campney; Bruce H. (Pflugerville, TX), Schleiss; Trevor D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Graphical view sidebar for a process control system
Patent Number: 9,043,003

Inventors: Canerdy, Jr.; Aubry L. (Cordova, TN)
Title: Door jamb enforcer
Patent Number: 7,946,635

Inventors: Carey; Clinton E. (Monroe, MI), Phillips; Andrew W. (Saline, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Raghavan; Madhusudan (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: 8-speed transmissions
Patent Number: 7,946,950

Inventors: Caritey; Jean-Philippe (Clamart, FR), Michaux; Michel (Clamart, FR), Pyatina; Tatiana (Clamart, FR), Thery; Frederic (Clamart, FR)
Title: Versatile additives for well cementing applications
Patent Number: 7,946,343

Inventors: Carlen; Martin (Niederrohrdorf, CH), Bockholt; Marcos (Paderborn, DE), Weber; Benjamin (Winterberg, DE)
Title: Amorphous transformer core
Patent Number: 9,041,501

Inventors: Carmeliet; Peter (Landen, BE), Collen; Desire (Winksele, BE), Oosthuyse; Bert (Horml, BE)
Title: Use of VEGF and homologues to treat neuron disorders
Patent Number: 7,226,908

Inventors: Carroll; William J. (La Center, WA), Terrell; Richard M. (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Surface stimulation for tremor control
Patent Number: 7,228,178

Inventors: Carter; Kenneth Raymond (Hadley, MA), Jhaveri; Sarav Bharat (Amherst, MA)
Title: Polyfluorene method
Patent Number: 7,947,801

Inventors: Carter; Robert Charles (Roxboro, NC), Carter; Ferdinand Larsh (Roxboro, NC)
Title: Upright adaptor for ladder tree stand
Patent Number: 9,038,778

Inventors: Caruhel; Deny (Tziel sur Seine, FR), Ciri; Paolo (Houilles, FR)
Title: Digital imaging device with inclination sensor
Patent Number: 7,948,548

Inventors: Castellano Aldave; Jes s Carlos (Pamplona, ES), Tornaria Iguelz; Francisco Javier (Pamplona, ES)
Title: Control system and method for a thermal circuit
Patent Number: 9,040,878

Inventors: Cavallaro; Christopher (Lakeville, MA), Wu; Shenshen (Shrewsbury, MA), Ricci; Shawn (New Bedford, MA)
Title: Compositions for use in golf balls
Patent Number: 7,226,368

Inventors: Cerbini; Stefano (Pesaro, IT), Lo Ioco; Pasqualino (Cesena, IT)
Title: Protective clothing against biological agents
Patent Number: 7,225,476

Inventors: Cetto; Lucio (Boston, MA)
Title: Methods and systems for classifying mass spectra
Patent Number: 7,228,239

Inventors: Chainer; Timothy J. (Putnam Valley, NY), David; Milnes P. (Fishkill, NY), Iyengar; Madhusudan K. (Woodstock, NY), 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: 9,043,035

Inventors: Chakravarty; Sarvajit (Mountain View, CA), Hart; Barry Patrick (Palo Alto, CA), Jain; Rajendra Parasmal (Pune, IN)
Title: Fused tetracyclic pyrido [4,3-B] indole and pyrido [3,4-B] indole derivatives and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,040,519

Inventors: Chamberlain; Donald G. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Seismic data acquisition system
Patent Number: 7,948,827

Inventors: Chambliss; David Darden (Morgan Hill, CA), Jadav; Divyesh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for improving performance in a computer storage system by regulating resource requests from clients
Patent Number: 7,228,354

Inventors: Champine; Mark A. (Westford, MA), Kaufman; Charles W. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Secure remote password validation
Patent Number: 7,949,880

Inventors: Chan; Cheung Tat (Fanwood, NJ), Gorrin; Andrew L. (New York, NY), Hood; Nancy E. (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Methods, systems, and computer program products for promoting healthcare information technologies to card members
Patent Number: 7,949,543

Inventors: Chan; Matthew Chi-Hung (Hong Kong, CN), Tse; Kin-Man (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Coaxial passive radiation monomer
Patent Number: 9,042,582

Inventors: Chang; Chi Shih (Austin, TX), Chen; William T. (Endicott, NY), Trivedi; Ajit (Endicott, NY)
Title: Placement of sacrificial solder balls underneath the PBGA substrate
Patent Number: 7,227,268

Inventors: Chang; Chih-Kuang (New Taipei, TW), She; Zheng-Cai (Shenzhen, CN), Yuan; Zhong-Kui (Shenzhen, CN), Zou; Zhi-Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Dong-Hai (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Computing device and method for calibrating star probe of image measuring machine
Patent Number: 9,038,434

Inventors: Chang; Chiun-Hua (Luchu Township, Taoyuan County, TW), Lin; Yih-Jyh (Luchu Township, Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Parking sensor device
Patent Number: 9,041,558

Inventors: Chang; Chunghsiang (Taichung, TW), Kuo; Chungyu (Taichung, TW)
Title: Switching valve
Patent Number: 9,038,651

Inventors: Chang; Jeffrey C. (North Oaks, MN), Staral; John S. (Woodbury, MN), Tolbert; William A. (Woodbury, MN), Wolk; Martin B. (Woodbury, MN), Jalbert; Claire A. (Cottage Grove, MN), Chou; Hsin-hsin (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Laser addressable thermal transfer imaging element with an interlayer
Patent Number: 7,226,716

Inventors: Chang; Jen-Tsorng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Backlight module
Patent Number: 7,946,721

Inventors: Chang; Jen-Tsorng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Aperture apparatus and lens module having same
Patent Number: 7,948,693

Inventors: Chang; Jen-Tsorng (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Method of making backside illumination image sensor
Patent Number: 7,947,526

Inventors: Chang; Ken L. (Saratoga, CA), Cheng; Chunjer C. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Head stack assembly with locking pins for retaining flex cable
Patent Number: 7,227,725

Inventors: Chang; Kil Jae (Anyang, KR)
Title: Sanitized vending machine and method
Patent Number: 9,038,853

Inventors: Chang; Lin-Wei (Taipei, TW)
Title: Fastening structure for add-on card
Patent Number: 7,227,760

Inventors: Chang; Shun-Hwa (Fremont, CA)
Title: Straps for carrying an object
Patent Number: 9,038,872

Inventors: Chang; Tjong-Ren (Hsinchu, TW), Lu; Jin-Yuh (Taipei, TW), Tsou; Wei-Yuan (Daxi Town, TW), Huang; Chun-Chieh (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Chun-Hsu (Taichung, TW), Chang; Chin-Chia (Keelung, TW)
Title: Fabrication method of discharge lamp
Patent Number: 7,946,900

Inventors: Chang; Tse-Hua (Cingshuei Township, Taichung County, TW)
Title: Air sander grinder
Patent Number: 7,226,348

Inventors: Chao; Albert (Saddle River, NJ)
Title: Pet ear lifter
Patent Number: 7,946,254

Inventors: Chapman; Patrick L. (Champaign, IL), Dobbs; Bryan G. (Champaign, IL)
Title: Multiple input DC-DC power converter
Patent Number: 7,227,277

Inventors: Chatterjee; Monique (Seattle, WA), Bristol; Peter (Shoreline, WA), Odell; Dan (Kirkland, WA), Fisher; Steven (Kenmore, WA), McLoone; Hugh (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Ergonomic computer mouse
Patent Number: 7,948,474

Inventors: Chaves; Branca Fraga de Resende (Belo Horizonte, BR), Martinez; Maria Auxiliadoro Moura (Belo Horizonte, BR), Colepicolo; Luciana Silva (Belo Horizonte, BR)
Title: Splint abutment over osseointegrated implant and compensatory slanted coping
Patent Number: 9,039,416

Inventors: Check; Frank (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of and system for detecting and correcting mode switching in diffractive-based laser scanning systems
Patent Number: 7,227,115

Inventors: Chen; Chia-Chen (Taipei, TW), Chen; Hasting Genan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Printable reusable gel film
Patent Number: 9,040,137

Inventors: Chen; Cho-Ying (Taichung County, TW)
Title: Plug with a spark meltdown-proof structure
Patent Number: 7,946,873

Inventors: Chen; Howard H. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Hsu; Louis C. (Fishkill, NY), Mok; Lawrence S. (Brewster, NY), Scott; J. Campbell (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Laser annealing for 3-D chip integration
Patent Number: 7,947,599

Inventors: Chen; Howard Hao (Yorktown Heights, NY), Hsu; Louis Lu-Chen (Fishkill, NY), Mandelman; Jack Allan (Flat Rock, NC)
Title: Method and apparatus for making coplanar isolated regions of different semiconductor materials on a substrate
Patent Number: 7,947,566

Inventors: Chen; Hsiu-Chiang (Taichung City, TW)
Title: Locking device for magazine of staplers
Patent Number: 7,225,960

Inventors: Chen; Jingkuang (Rochester, NY), Jia; Nancy Y (Webster, NY), Lin; Pinyen (Rochester, NY)
Title: Fluid ejection devices and methods for forming such devices
Patent Number: 7,226,146

Inventors: Chen; Jun-Rong (Taichung, TW), Chou; Hsiu-Mei (Hsinchu, TW), Ye; Jhao-Cheng (Citong Township, TW)
Title: Epitaxial structure and epitaxial growth method for forming epitaxial layer with cavities
Patent Number: 9,041,159

Inventors: Chen; Jung-Huo (Taichung, TW), Chiu; Cheng-Hung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Saw machine riving knife adjustment mechanism
Patent Number: 9,038,516

Inventors: Chen; Kuang-Jung (Poughkeepsie, NY), Holmes; Steven J. (Albany, NY), Huang; Wu-Song (Brewster, NY), Kwong; Ranee W. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Liu; Sen (Piscataway, NJ)
Title: Developable bottom antireflective coating composition and pattern forming method using thereof
Patent Number: 9,040,225

Inventors: Chen; Lin (Taichung, TW)
Title: Detachable hanger for covering of building's opening
Patent Number: 9,038,240

Inventors: Chen; Po-Chou (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Backlight module
Patent Number: 9,039,249

Inventors: Chen; Tse Hsing (Chung-Ho, TW)
Title: Two-way remote control unit
Patent Number: 7,948,374

Inventors: Chen; Xiangdong (Poughquag, NY), Yang; Haining S. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Heterojunction tunneling field effect transistors, and methods for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,040,960

Inventors: Chen; Yen-An (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Electronic device and method for managing names of electronic device
Patent Number: 9,043,335

Inventors: Chen; Yen-Fu (Austin, TX), Lin; Ta-Wei (Taipei, TW), Su; Chih-Wen (Taipei, TW), Su; Shan (Taipei, TW), Wong; Meng Li (Taipei, TW)
Title: Mirrored file manager
Patent Number: 9,043,711

Inventors: Chen; Yvonne Man-Yee (San Mateo, CA), Clark; Ross G. (Auckland, NZ), Cochran; Andrea G. (San Francisco, CA), Dubaquie; Yves (Lawrenceville, NJ), Fielder; Paul J. (Redwood City, CA), Filvaroff; Ellen (San Francisco, CA), Lowman; Henry B. (El Granda, CA), Mortensen; Deborah L. (Pacifica, CA), Robinson; Iain C. A. F. (St. Albans, GB), Skelton; Nicholas J. (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Article of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,947,650

Inventors: Cheng; Jung-Pei (Huatan Township, Changhua County, TW), Chen; Yu-Chang (JiJi Township, Nantou County, TW), Pan; Jiun-Hung (Wenshan Dist., Taipei, TW), Lai; Yung-Chih (Miaoli, Miaoli County, TW), Chen; Isaac Y. (Zhubei, Hsinchu County, TW), Tang; Chien-Fu (East Dist., Hsinchu, TW), Ho; Jyun-Che (Xikou Township, Chiayi County, TW)
Title: Switching power converting apparatus, switching controller for the same, and method of controlling a bipolar junction transistor of the same
Patent Number: 9,042,126

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Slingerlands, NY), Kerber; Pranita (Slingerlands, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA)
Title: MOSFET with recessed channel film and abrupt junctions
Patent Number: 9,041,108

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA), Reznicek; Alexander (Troy, NY), Schepis; Dominic J. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Silicon-on-nothing FinFETs
Patent Number: 9,041,062

Inventors: Cheng; Yung-Fa (Taipei, TW), Kao; Hsiang-Lung (Taipei, TW), Wu; Kuo-Hsiang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Keypad structure
Patent Number: 7,228,111

Inventors: Cheong; Tae Hee (Troy, MI), Junker; Duane A. (Boone, NC)
Title: Power transmission belt
Patent Number: 9,039,554

Inventors: Cheung; Chi Hung (Hong Kong, HK)
Title: Fine-tuning circuit for the winding voltage of a transformer
Patent Number: 7,227,762

Inventors: Chevalier; Nicolas (Doncaster, AU), Kuriakose; Jean (Yallambie, AU), Joveski; Jovica (Bundoora, AU)
Title: Safety arrangement
Patent Number: 7,946,612

Inventors: Chia; Benjamin (San Jose, CA), Liao; Yi-Chun (Taichung, TW)
Title: Exercise apparatus
Patent Number: 9,039,581

Inventors: Chia; Ching Kean (Singapore, SG)
Title: Avalanche photodiode
Patent Number: 9,041,136

Inventors: Chiang; Yung-Hsu (Taichung Hsien, TW), Ozaki; Hiroshi (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Converter
Patent Number: 7,946,884

Inventors: Chien; Jung-Mao (Tao Yuan, TW), Wu; Jenn-Sheng (Hsin Chu, TW), Chang; Ming-Hsiung (Hsin Chu, TW), Chen; Mei-Hui (Tai Chung Hsien, TW)
Title: Control method for modifying engineering information from a remote work site and a system of the same
Patent Number: 7,949,645

Inventors: Chikuma; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and data processing method
Patent Number: 7,946,678

Inventors: Chin; Chung Hsien (Taipei, TW)
Title: Liquid crystal display and adjustable support thereof
Patent Number: 7,227,598

Inventors: Chin; Tom (San Diego, CA), Shi; Guangming (San Diego, CA), Lee; Kuo-Chun (San Diego, CA), Gopal; Thawatt (San Diego, CA)
Title: Simultaneous acquisition of a TD-SCDMA network in circuit-switched fallback from TDD-LTE systems
Patent Number: 9,042,215

Inventors: Chindalore; Gowrishankar L. (Austin, TX), Hong; Cheong M. (Austin, TX), Swift; Craig T. (Austin, TX)
Title: Process for forming an electronic device including discontinuous storage elements
Patent Number: 7,226,840

Inventors: Chirico; Salvatore (Burnaby, CA)
Title: Pressure-balanced valve and actuator assembly in a process control system and method
Patent Number: 7,946,557

Inventors: Chiu; Shih-Jung (Tainan County, TW), Huang; Chao-Ming (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: TE signal polarity determining system and related method thereof
Patent Number: 7,948,837

Inventors: Cho; Pak Shing (Gaithersburg, MD), Khurgin; Jacob (Baltimore, MD), Shpantzer; Isaac (Bethesda, MD)
Title: Space diversity receiver for optical communications
Patent Number: 7,949,262

Inventors: Cho; Seong-Chul (Daejeon, KR), Jo; Gweon-Do (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Hyung-Jin (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Jin-Up (Daejeon, KR), Nam; Sang-Woo (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Encoding system using a non-binary turbo code and an encoding method thereof
Patent Number: 7,949,062

Inventors: Choi; Ga-Na (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting usage of DSP of handheld terminal
Patent Number: 7,228,106

Inventors: Choi; Hae-Yong (Seoul-city, KR)
Title: Spherical reflective screen with focus and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,227,683

Inventors: Choi; Hwan-Jong (Busan, KR), Koo; Feel-Young (Busan, KR), Koo; Ja-In (Jinju-Shi, KR), Lee; Koon-Seok (Changwon-Shi, KR), Baek; Seung-Myun (Changwon-Shi, KR), Kim; Yong-Tae (Gimhae-Shi, KR), Kang; Sung-Hwan (Kyungsangnam-Do, KR)
Title: Security confirmation system and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,227,461

Inventors: Choi; Hyeyoung (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Hyunwoo (Anyang-si, KR), Son; Hyukmin (Anyang-si, KR), Han; Seunghee (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Jinmin (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for generating sequence in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,042,330

Inventors: Choi; In Hwan (Seoul, KR), Gu; Young Mo (Seoul, KR), Kang; Kyung Won (Seoul, KR), Kwak; Kook Yeon (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Communication system in digital television
Patent Number: 7,949,055

Inventors: Choi; Jinho (Saratoga, CA), Peng; Hao (Sunnyvale, CA), Zhang; Wanfeng (Palo Alto, CA), Doan; Tuyen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Circuits and methods for determining peak current
Patent Number: 9,042,124

Inventors: Choi; Lawrence (Downey, CA), Sun; Weimin (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Differential opto-electronics transmitter
Patent Number: 7,227,878

Inventors: Choi; Myoung Soo (Goyang, KR), Choi; Kwang Soo (Goyang, KR)
Title: Digital capture device for learning
Patent Number: 9,041,802

Inventors: Choi; Sung Gu (Daejeon, KR), Bahg; Young Jick (Daejeon, KR), Park; SoonGi (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Kyung Sook (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Hyung-sub (Seoul, KR), Ryu; Byung-Han (Daejeon, KR), Park; Nam Hoon (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Effective energy saving method of next generation mobile communication
Patent Number: 9,042,892

Inventors: Chon; Peter B. (Cypress, TX), Yu; James (Houston, TX), Olson; David M. (The Woodlands, TX), Hoglund; Timothy E. (Colorado Springs, CO), Piccirillo; Gary J. (Cypress, TX)
Title: Data manipulation on power fail
Patent Number: 9,043,642

Inventors: Chou; Chin-Wen (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Display method for distinguishing multiple linking targets
Patent Number: 9,041,655

Inventors: Chouquet; Caroline (Gestel, FR), Ducros; Cedric (Bevenais, FR), Gavillet; Jerome (Sant Egreve, FR), Sanchette; Frederic (Montferrat, FR)
Title: Method for texturing DLC coatings, and textured DLC coatings thus obtained
Patent Number: 9,040,141

Inventors: Choy; Chan Kam (Perak, MY), Fook; Poon Hin (Penang, MY), Lenss; Andy (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Clamshell packaging structure
Patent Number: 7,226,220

Inventors: Christian; Sean M. (Land O'Lakes, FL), Ford; Jess V. (Arnold, MO), Ponstingl; Mike (Saint Louis, MO), Johnson; Anthony (Saint Louis, MO), Krugor; Sven (Berlin-Adlershof, DE), Waid; Margaret C. (Medicine Park, OK), Kasperski; Bryan (Azle, TX), Prati; Enrique (Houston, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing spectroscopy downhole with a wellbore
Patent Number: 7,948,620

Inventors: Chun; Byung Ha (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Speech recognition and synthesis utilizing context dependent acoustic models containing decision trees
Patent Number: 9,043,213

Inventors: Chung; Eun Sun (Gyunggi-do, KR), Oh; Dae Bok (Gyunggi-do, KR), Park; Jae Man (Gyunggi-do, KR), Lee; Seung Ho (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Multilayer ceramic electronic component and mounting board therefor
Patent Number: 9,040,840

Inventors: Chung; Feng-Cheng (Miao-Li Hsien, TW), Chern; Jyh-Long (Miao-Li Hsien, TW), Jiang; Wen-Jang (Miao-Li Hsien, TW)
Title: Camera device
Patent Number: 7,949,248

Inventors: Chung; Yuan-Hung (Jhudong Township, Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: Apparatus for removing DC offset and amplifying signal with variable gain simultaneously
Patent Number: 7,227,409

Inventors: Cichon; Kevin F. (Monticello, MN)
Title: Snowmobile suspension
Patent Number: 7,946,371

Inventors: Claassen; Franciscus Gerardus Johannes (Oploo, NL)
Title: Active power filter method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,948,306

Inventors: Claiborne; Eva (San Rafael, CA), Ellis; Jennifer Clara (Lawton, OK)
Title: Compositions for improving skin appearance
Patent Number: 9,040,097

Inventors: Clark, Jr.; William F. (Essex Junction, VT), Liu; Qizhi (Lexington, MA), Rassel; Robert M. (Colchester, VT), Shi; Yun (South Burlington, VT)
Title: Integrated circuit including transistor structure on depleted silicon-on-insulator, related method and design structure
Patent Number: 9,041,105

Inventors: Clark; Jason Vaughn (San Pablo, CA)
Title: Self-stabilizing, floating microelectromechanical device
Patent Number: 7,225,674

Inventors: Clark; Jeremy A. (Minneapolis, MN), Whittier; Michael A. (Minneapolis, MN), Cheney; David H. (Shoreview, MN), LaRue; James S. (Fergus Falls, MN)
Title: Fixture accessories
Patent Number: 7,946,435

Inventors: Clement; David (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Crash indication system for a reclining ride down child seat
Patent Number: 9,039,083

Inventors: Clothier; Brian L. (Wichita, KS), Leonard; Stephen B. (Franksville, WI), Mather; David P. (Milwaukee, WI), Ablah; Amil J. (Wichita, KS)
Title: Dispenser assemblies and systems including a heat storage unit
Patent Number: 7,227,108

Inventors: Coats; Steven J. (McDonough, GA)
Title: HCV NS3 protease inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,040,479

Inventors: Cobb; Joshua M. (Victor, NY)
Title: Autostereoscopic display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,226,167

Inventors: Cochran; Alexander John (North Vancouver, CA), Bailey; Patrick Neil (Port Coquitlam, CA), Carr; Larrie S. (Anmore, CA)
Title: FIFO buffer depth estimation for asynchronous gapped payloads
Patent Number: 7,227,876

Inventors: Coffin; Braden (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Tilt apparatus and kneeboard, lap table, or electronic device using such
Patent Number: 9,038,544

Inventors: Cohen; David (San Bruno, CA), May; Andrew (San Francisco, CA), Pieprzyk; Martin (Belmont, CA), Fowler; Brian (San Mateo, CA), Lee; Kim Huat (Singapore, SG), Yan; Jun (Singapore, SG), Zhou; Ming Fang (Singapore, SG), Ng; Seng Beng (Singapore, SG)
Title: Microfluidic devices with removable cover and methods of fabrication and application
Patent Number: 9,039,997

Inventors: Cohen; Jason C. (Appleton, WI), Gosain; Kusum (Appleton, WI)
Title: Diaper with umbilical feature
Patent Number: 7,947,028

Inventors: Cole; Douglas L. (San Diego, CA), Ravikumar; Vasulinga T. (Carlsbad, CA), Cheruvallath; Zacharia S. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Synthesis of sulfurized oligonucleotides
Patent Number: 7,227,015

Inventors: Colletti; Christopher Lee (Austin, TX), Hickerson; Bryan Glen (Cedar Park, TX), Schiffli; Michael Joseph (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Generating hardware events via the instruction stream for microprocessor verification
Patent Number: 9,043,584

Inventors: Collins; Frank (Lincoln, CA)
Title: Skin cleansing system and method
Patent Number: 9,040,472

Inventors: Collins; Leonard Alan (Carnation, WA), Iverson; Kristofer Noel (Issaquah, WA), Chu; Lon-Chan (Bellevue, WA), Xu; Yikang (Bellevue, WA), Liu; Xin (Redmond, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for establishing communications through firewalls and network address translators
Patent Number: 7,227,864

Inventors: Colon; Eligio Antonio (Breaux Bridge, LA), Geoffroy; Grady (Youngsville, LA)
Title: Dump bailer
Patent Number: 9,038,714

Inventors: Colsher; Steven J. (Lansdale, PA), Haber; Raymond G. (Ambler, PA)
Title: Ensuring installation of drain plug when launching aquatic vessel
Patent Number: 7,946,238

Inventors: Commette; Denis S. (Mantoloking, NJ)
Title: Air spray gun with pattern control tip
Patent Number: 9,038,929

Inventors: Concha; Julio (Rocky Hill, CT), Sienel; Tobias (Easthampton, MA), Eisenhower; Bryan A. (East Hartford, CT)
Title: Energy-efficient heat pump water heater
Patent Number: 7,225,629

Inventors: Conley; Douglas J. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Atomic layer epitaxy processed insulation
Patent Number: 7,947,128

Inventors: Conley; Kenneth E. (Matthews, NC)
Title: Device for displaying a three dimensional image
Patent Number: 7,948,681

Inventors: Connors; William M (Lexington, KY), Gagnon; Daniel R. (Harrodsburg, KY), Jackson; James M (Lexington, KY)
Title: Imaging apparatus having a print media dam in association with an automatic sheet feeder mechanism
Patent Number: 7,226,048

Inventors: Conrow; Brian R. (Webster, NY), Donaldson; Patricia J. (Pittsford, NY), Shi; Fan (Penfield, NY), Willard; William B. (Fairport, NY), Craig; David C. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Tone reproduction curve linearization
Patent Number: 7,948,658

Inventors: Cook; Robert O. (Hillsborough, NJ), Reynolds; Eugene R. (Scotch Plains, NJ), Shekunov; Boris (Hillsborough, NJ), Zegar; Siead I. (Orland Park, IL)
Title: Compositions and methods for treating or preventing pneumovirus infection and associated diseases
Patent Number: 9,040,569

Inventors: Cooper; Emily L. (Shoreline, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for a hill training apparatus for a bicycle trainer
Patent Number: 9,039,582

Inventors: Corbitt, Jr.; John D. (Lake Worth, FL)
Title: Tissue marking implant
Patent Number: 9,039,763

Inventors: Corda; Chris J. (St. Petersburg, FL)
Title: Compact, portable blender system
Patent Number: 9,039,274

Inventors: Cordoba; Michael V. (Boise, ID)
Title: Voltage translator for multiple voltage operations
Patent Number: 7,227,793

Inventors: Corisis; David J. (Nampa, ID)
Title: Semiconductor package
Patent Number: 7,226,813

Inventors: Corn; Steven (Staten Island, NY), Radino; Jeremy (Bellport, NY)
Title: System and method for storing images captured from a booth
Patent Number: 9,042,713

Inventors: Costigan; George (Westford, MA), Goodspeed; Steven (Westford, MA), Tremblay; Robert (Grafton, MA), Keating; John (Medway, MA), Phillips; Brian (Sherborn, MA), Hoffmaster; James (Needham, MA)
Title: Manually adjustable ruggedized focus mechanism
Patent Number: 9,039,208

Inventors: Coulter; Steven (Bristol, GB), Hadley; Paul (Bristol, GB), Hopkins; Geraint (Bristol, GB)
Title: Coupling assembly
Patent Number: 9,038,951

Inventors: Courvoisier; Raphael (Montmollin, CH), Bron; Alphonse (Bassecourt, CH)
Title: Shock absorber for the oscillating weight of a timepiece
Patent Number: 7,946,756

Inventors: Cousins; Steve B. (Cupertino, CA), Breidenbach; Jeff (Mountain View, CA), Jagannathan; Rangaswamy (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for embedding encrypted images of signatures and other data on checks
Patent Number: 7,228,428

Inventors: Cowart; Marlon D. (Round Lake Beach, IL), Pu; Yu-ming (Gurnee, IL), Ku; Yi-Yin (Buffalo Grove, IL)
Title: Bicyclic-substituted amines as histamine-3 receptor ligands
Patent Number: 7,947,711

Inventors: Cox, III; George N. (Louisville, CO), Doherty; Daniel H. (Boulder, CO), Rosendahl; Mary S. (Broomfield, CO)
Title: Methods for making proteins containing free cysteine residues
Patent Number: 7,947,655

Inventors: Craik; Charles S. (San Francisco, CA), Takeuchi; Toshihiko (San Francisco, CA), Shuman; Marc (San Francisco, CA)
Title: MT-SP1 polynucleotides and polypeptides
Patent Number: 7,227,009

Inventors: Crandall; Robert T. (Yorba Linda, CA)
Title: Roll formed step rail for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,946,604

Inventors: Crawford; Stacey J. (Murray, UT), Crop; Danielle M. (Phoenix, AZ), Erikson; Glade R. (Glendale, AZ), Gomes; Kristin H. (State College, PA), Vora; Sejal D. (Scarsdale, NY)
Title: Fraud control when granting instant credit
Patent Number: 9,038,888

Inventors: Creamer; Thomas E. (Boca Raton, FL), Paterson; Kevin G. (San Antonio, TX), Shrader; Theodore J. L. (Austin, TX), Vemireddy; Nagarjuna R. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Progressive, targeted, and variable conference feedback tone
Patent Number: 9,042,536

Inventors: Creamer; Thomas E. (Boca Raton, FL), Paterson; Kevin G. (San Antonio, TX), Shrader; Theodore J. L. (Austin, TX), Vemireddy; Nagarjuna R. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Progressive, targeted, and variable conference feedback tone
Patent Number: 9,042,537

Inventors: Croak, Jr.; Marian (Fair Haven, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for sending alerts to internet protocol phones
Patent Number: 9,042,539

Inventors: Croak; Marian (Fair Haven, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for selecting network resources according to service subscription information
Patent Number: 7,948,965

Inventors: Cronch; Darell D. (Georgetown, KY), Gilbert; Hugh E. (Versailles, KY), Leverett; Daniel A. (Richmond, KY)
Title: Switching power supply, method of operation and device-and-power-supply assembly
Patent Number: 7,227,652

Inventors: Cruz; Lisset Hermida (Havana, CU), Diaz; Rayner Rodriguez (Havana, CU), Vazquez; Laura Lazo (Havana, CU), Morales; Aida Zulueta (Havana, CU), Abarrategui; Carlos Lopez (Havana, CU), Prado; Iris Valdes (Havana, CU), Rodriguez; Richardo de la C. Silva (Havana, CU), Santiago; Glay Chinea (Havana, CU), Nieto; Gerardo Enrique Guillen (Havana, CU), Tirado; Maria Guadalupe Guzman (Havana, CU), Vazquez; Beatriz de la Caridad Sierra (Havana, CU), Perez; Raul Rafael Espinosa (Havana, CU)
Title: Chimeric proteins that induce effects directed against viruses
Patent Number: 7,947,281

Inventors: Cumpston; Brian (Pleasanton, CA), Horn; David (Saratoga, CA), Le Toquin; Ronan (Fremont, CA)
Title: Control of lumen loss in a liquid-filled LED bulb
Patent Number: 9,041,272

Inventors: Curry; Donald J. (Menlo Park, CA), Ebner; Fritz F. (Redwood City, CA), Kletter; Doron (San Mateo, CA), Nafarieh; Asghar (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Prioritized PDL segmentation producing two bit selector
Patent Number: 7,227,988

Inventors: Curtis; Michael J. (Green Bay, WI)
Title: Device for angularly coupling prosthetic components
Patent Number: 7,946,782

Inventors: D ugo cki; Jacek (Gda sk, PL)
Title: Lubricant of solid or liquid consistency, exhibiting low coefficient of friction
Patent Number: 9,040,469

Inventors: Da Silva; Nuno (Brussels, BE), Sillen; Valerie (Forest, BE), Luyckx; Nicolas (Mons, BE)
Title: Matrix drill bits with back raked cutting elements
Patent Number: 7,946,362

Inventors: Dai; Jing (White Plains, NY), Li; Ming (Elmsford, NY), Murali; Pavankumar (Haverstraw, NY), Naphade; Milind R. (Fishkill, NY), Sahu; Sambit (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Identifying purpose-based origin-destination using call detailed records
Patent Number: 9,042,908

Inventors: Dandekar; Bhushan W. (Rochester Hills, MI), Mazur; Dmitriy V. (West Bloomfield, MI), Rombach; Matthew B. (Davisburg, MI)
Title: Rail assembly for vehicles
Patent Number: 7,226,121

Inventors: Danielson; Justin A. (San Mateo, CA), Fontaine; Jeffrey G. (San Jose, CA), Hite; Kevin D. (San Jose, CA), Tran; Richard V. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Rewriting relational expressions for different type systems
Patent Number: 9,043,290

Inventors: Danto; Peter (Lafayette, CA)
Title: Aircraft hubcap structure
Patent Number: 9,039,101

Inventors: Das; Madirakshi (Penfield, NY), Loui; Alexander C. (Penfield, NY)
Title: Detecting recurring themes in consumer image collections
Patent Number: 9,042,646

Inventors: Das; Sabyasachi (Santa Clara, CA), Giomi; Jean-Charles (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Synthesis of fast squarer functional blocks
Patent Number: 9,043,735

Inventors: Dasari; Shiva R. (Austin, TX), Gundam; Raghuswamyreddy (Austin, TX), Kolavasi; Karthik (Austin, TX), Liu; Newton P. (Austin, TX), Oliver; Douglas W. (Round Rock, TX), Ramirez; Nicholas A. (Austin, TX), Shah; Mehul M. (Austin, TX), Tam; Wingcheung (Austin, TX)
Title: Managing physical presence across multiple blades
Patent Number: 9,043,932

Inventors: David; Jeffrey Drue (San Jose, CA)
Title: Platen and head rotation rates for monitoring chemical mechanical polishing
Patent Number: 7,226,337

Inventors: Davidson; Malcolm G. (Fairport, NY), Tuchrelo; Robert R. (Williamson, NY), Smith; Nathan E. (Hamlin, NY)
Title: Belt fuser having a multi-tap heating element
Patent Number: 7,228,082

Inventors: Davies; Richard J. (Saddle River, NJ)
Title: Method and system for detecting electrophysiological changes in pre-cancerous and cancerous breast tissue and epithelium
Patent Number: 9,042,977

Inventors: Davis, III; Richard W. (Tallahassee, FL)
Title: Method and load input device for optimizing log truck productivity
Patent Number: 7,949,612

Inventors: Davis; Bruce L. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Fraud deterrence in connection with identity documents
Patent Number: 7,225,977

Inventors: Davis; Matthew A. (San Jose, CA), Kaufman; James H. (San Jose, CA), Renly; Sondra R. (Elmsford, NY), Timm; John T. E. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Public health data exchange bridge and post office
Patent Number: 9,043,345

Inventors: Davis; Matthew Fenton (Felton, CA), Bahng; Kenneth J. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Substrate temperature measurement by infrared transmission
Patent Number: 7,946,759

Inventors: Davis; Michael Owen (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Continuously variable compound lever human powered transmission
Patent Number: 7,946,194

Inventors: Dawson; Dale A (Davie, FL), Bottke; Warren (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)
Title: Impact training device
Patent Number: 9,039,546

Inventors: Dayton; Connie M. (Ft. Worth, TX)
Title: Device for enhancing a corner structure
Patent Number: 9,038,340

Inventors: De Angelis; Elena (Cambridge, GB), Enever; Carolyn (Cambridge, GB), Liu; Haiqun (Cambridge, GB), Schon; Oliver (Cambridge, GB), Pupecka-Swider; Malgorzata (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Anti-serum albumin binding variants
Patent Number: 9,040,668

Inventors: De Boor; Adam (Alameda, CA), Eggers; Michael D. (Oakland, CA)
Title: Wireless communication device with markup language based man-machine interface
Patent Number: 7,228,340

Inventors: De La Monte; Suzanne (East Greenwich, RI), Wands; Jack R. (Waban, MA)
Title: Transgenic animals and cell lines for screening drugs effective for the treatment or prevention of Alzheimer's Disease
Patent Number: 7,226,730

Inventors: De Martino; Pasquale (Pignola, IT), Harabaglia; Paolo (Satriano di Lucania, IT)
Title: Thermal vector system for solar concentration power plant
Patent Number: 9,038,386

Inventors: de Troz; Vincent (Joao Pessoa, BR)
Title: Mobile ballast device
Patent Number: 9,038,554

Inventors: DeFrees; Shawn (North Wales, PA), Zopf; David (Wayne, PA), Bayer; Robert (San Diego, CA), Bowe; Caryn (Doylestown, PA), Hakes; David (Willow Grove, PA), Chen; Xi (Lansdale, PA)
Title: Interferon beta: remodeling and glycoconjugation of interferon beta
Patent Number: 7,226,903

Inventors: Degani; Hadassa (Rehovot, IL)
Title: Apparatus for monitoring a system with time in space and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,228,246

Inventors: Degani; Hadassa (Rehovot, IL), Haran; Edna (Ness-Ziona, IL)
Title: Lung cancer diagnosis using magnetic resonance imaging data obtained at three time points
Patent Number: 7,949,164

Inventors: Deguchi; Futoshi (Fukuoka, JP), Yoshinaga; Hiroshi (Kasuya-gun, JP), Tanaka; Masahiko (Fukuoka, JP), Haruyama; Hiroaki (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Gate antenna device
Patent Number: 7,227,504

Inventors: Dehli; Hans (Dana Point, CA)
Title: Air controlled massage system
Patent Number: 7,226,428

Inventors: DeLand; Maitland M. (Lafayette, LA)
Title: Identifying the presence of an individual near medical radiation emitting equipment
Patent Number: 9,041,531

Inventors: DeLaquil; Matthew P. (Rockwall, TX), Galli; Thomas J. (Rockwall, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for covertly marking targets
Patent Number: 7,946,284

Inventors: Dell; Timothy J. (Colchester, VT), Dusanapudi; Manoj (Bangalore, IN), Jayaraman; Prasanna (Bangalore, IN), Lingambudi; Anil B. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Memory data management
Patent Number: 9,043,569

Inventors: Della Vecchia; Michael A. (Berwyn, PA), Donoso; Larry (Philadelphia, PA), Vorontsov; Mikhail A. (Laurel, MD)
Title: Optimizing the properties of electromagnetic energy in a medium using stochastic parallel perturbation gradient descent optimization adaptive optics
Patent Number: 7,226,166

Inventors: Delmotte; Yves (Neufmaison, BE), Belot; Nathalie (Nivelles, BE), Vermeulen; Pierre (Lillois, BE), Tasiaux; Nicole (Brussels, BE)
Title: Element provided with a fibrin layer, preparation and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,226,657

Inventors: Delplancke; Patrick Firmin August (Laarne, BE), Boutique; Jean-Pol (Gembloux, BE), Scialla; Stefano (Rome, IT), Sivik; Mark Robert (Mason, OH), Kluesener; Bernard William (Harrison, OH), Wang; Jiping (West Chester, OH)
Title: Liquid laundry detergent composition containing boron-compatible cationic deposition aids
Patent Number: 7,226,900

Inventors: DeLuca; Lisa Seacat (San Francisco, CA), Goodman; Brian D. (Brooklyn, NY), Volin; Troy M. (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Linking instances within a cloud computing environment
Patent Number: 9,043,445

Inventors: DeLuca; Nicholas P. (Washington, DC)
Title: Method and system for associating source information for a source unit with a product converted therefrom
Patent Number: 7,949,154

Inventors: Denda; Fumio (Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Auditory sense training method and sound processing method for auditory sense training
Patent Number: 7,227,961

Inventors: Deng; Dan Z. (Hayward, CA)
Title: Interfacing to a data framer
Patent Number: 7,227,875

Inventors: Deo; Ajay P. (Lewisville, TX), Porter; Kelvin R. (Dallas, TX), Wang; Henry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing real time execution of specific communications services in an intelligent network
Patent Number: 7,227,942

Inventors: Derricott; Steven Lloyd (Boise, ID)
Title: Leather working tool and method for cutting a leather strip
Patent Number: 7,225,647

Inventors: DeSena; Thomas E. (Boca Raton, FL), Johnson; Donald W. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Concealment device
Patent Number: 7,946,550

Inventors: Despont; Michel (Zurich, CH), Grogg; Daniel (Zurich, CH), Knoll; Armin W. (Zurich, CH)
Title: Nano-electromechanical switch
Patent Number: 9,041,499

Inventors: Devane; John (Roscommon, IE)
Title: Methods and compositions comprising at least one .alpha.3 .beta.A4 nAChR antagonist or pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof
Patent Number: 9,040,591

Inventors: Devlin; Carole (Blackrock, IE), Zhu; Anding (Shankill, IE), Brazil; Thomas (Blackrock, IE)
Title: Peak-to-average-power reduction of OFDM signals
Patent Number: 7,949,059

Inventors: Diaz Coello; Edgardo Xavier (Guayaquil, EC)
Title: Canasta for forming tubes of different diameters
Patent Number: 7,225,654

Inventors: Dietrich; Brenda (Yorktown Heights, NY), Lai; Jennifer (Garrison, NY), Liu; Yan (Elmsford, NY)
Title: Method and system for controlling skill acquisition interfaces
Patent Number: 9,039,419

Inventors: Dincer; Ahmet (Lausanne, CH), Lutzig; Bodo-Werner (Chavornay, CH)
Title: Container having transparent optical element
Patent Number: 9,038,825

Inventors: Ding; Li (Toronto, CA), Yantzi; Donald J. (North York, CA)
Title: Method and computer program product for viewing extendible models for legacy applications
Patent Number: 7,949,994

Inventors: Dinges; Warren L. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Sample container with sensor receptacle and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,040,000

Inventors: Dinh; Richard Hung Minh (Cupertino, CA), Yao; Wei (Fremont, CA), Wang; Erik (Redwood City, CA)
Title: P-chassis arrangement for positioning a display stack
Patent Number: 7,948,576

Inventors: DiPietro; Richard A. (Campbell, CA), Ito; Hiroshi (San Jose, CA)
Title: Fluorinated vinyl ethers, copolymers thereof, and use in lithographic photoresist compositions
Patent Number: 7,947,425

Inventors: Distler; Peter (Mohrendorf, DE), Hudak; Tihomir (Langensendelbach, DE), Maciejewski; Bernd (Dormitz, DE)
Title: Pipe/cable enclosure and method for enclosing pipes and cables
Patent Number: 7,946,541

Inventors: Dixon; Warren E. (Gainesville, FL), Bolser; Donald Clementz (Gainesville, FL), Pitts; Teresa Elizabeth (Gainesville, FL), McCoy; Sean Conrad (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Protecting airways
Patent Number: 9,042,992

Inventors: Dobbelstein; Peter (Babenhausen, DE), Pfromm; Carsten (Hannover, DE)
Title: PT closing device for containers
Patent Number: 7,946,438

Inventors: Dodd; John H. (Cranbury, NJ), Shi; Yi-Qun (Cranbury, NJ), Yang; Wei (Cranbury, NJ)
Title: Melanocortin receptor-specific peptides
Patent Number: 9,040,663

Inventors: Doerr; Wolfgang (Eichenau, DE), Gerum; Eduard (Rosenheim, DE)
Title: Method of generating compressed air, and compressor arrangement for implementing the method
Patent Number: 7,226,273

Inventors: Dohi; Ryousuke (Osaka, JP), Tomita; Atsuo (Osaka, JP), Nishino; Kouji (Osaka, JP), Sawada; Yohei (Osaka, JP), Ikeda; Nobukazu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Opening degree detection device for automatically operated valve
Patent Number: 9,038,663

Inventors: Donati; Armando (Rodengo Salano, IT)
Title: Mechanism for adjusting the inclination of backrests in chairs and arm-chairs, particularly in office chairs
Patent Number: 7,946,651

Inventors: Dong; Liangjie (Beijing, CN), Yang; Ping-Yi (Honolulu, HI)
Title: Bionest reactor for the application of anaerobic wastewater treatment and bioenergy recovery
Patent Number: 7,226,539

Inventors: Dorgelo; Eric Glenn (Port Moody, CA), Wall; Brian Alexander (White Rock, CA)
Title: Operator interface terminal for correlating data points to time points
Patent Number: 7,949,413

Inventors: Doris; Bruce B. (Brewster, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Guilderland, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Slingerlands, NY), Kerber; Pranita (Slingerlands, NY)
Title: Method and structure for forming high-K/metal gate extremely thin semiconductor on insulator device
Patent Number: 9,041,009

Inventors: Doshida; Takaaki (Moriya, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having photosensitive member and intermediate transfer member subjected to driving rotation control independently
Patent Number: 9,042,785

Inventors: Dowler; Aaron (Vancouver, WA), Jones; Joseph (LaCenter, WA)
Title: Assured grounding identifier
Patent Number: 7,946,244

Inventors: Dowling; Eric Morgan (Miami, FL)
Title: Federated multiprotocol communication
Patent Number: 7,228,355

Inventors: Doyle; Michael Phillip (Carmel, CA), Lillard, II; Royce Dale (Phoenix, AZ), Lillard, III; Royce Dale (Phoenix, AZ), Bertozzi; Richard J. (Marco Island, FL)
Title: Body wash with sunscreen system and method
Patent Number: 9,040,026

Inventors: Drew; Rob (Vancouver, WA), Thomsen; Chris (Seattle, WA)
Title: Safety brake for incline elevators
Patent Number: 9,038,780

Inventors: Drottar; Ken (Portland, OR)
Title: Apparatus for receiver equalization
Patent Number: 7,227,414

Inventors: Drouot; Antoine (Paris, FR)
Title: Method and device for forming a panoramic image
Patent Number: 9,042,676

Inventors: Drury; Paul R. (Hertfordshire, GB), Lowe; Robert J. (Cambridge, GB), Temple; Stephen (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Method of manufacture and printer with elastic alignment features
Patent Number: 7,946,684

Inventors: Du Clos; Terry (Albuquerque, NM), Mold; Carolyn (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Use of C-reactive protein to treat immune complex-mediated renal disease
Patent Number: 7,226,995

Inventors: Duan; Ju-Ping (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Dust-proof mechanism and electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 9,040,818

Inventors: Duan; Shanlin (Fremont, CA), He; Jizhong (San Jose, CA), Marchon; Bruno (Palo Alto, CA), Nayak; Ullal V. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Glide test heads using heating elements to form a planar detection surface
Patent Number: 7,946,156

Inventors: Dubourdieu; Catherine Anne (New York, NY), Frank; Martin Michael (Dobbs Ferry, NY), Narayanan; Vijay (New York, NY)
Title: Engineering multiple threshold voltages in an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 9,041,082

Inventors: Dudek; Clark A. (Raleigh, NC), Pagan; William G. (Durham, NC), Reeves; William K. (Cary, NC), Rodriguez; Adrian X. (Durham, NC)
Title: Distributing licensed content across multiple devices
Patent Number: 9,043,435

Inventors: Dudek; Clark A. (Raleigh, NC), Pagan; William G. (Durham, NC), Reeves; William K. (Cary, NC), Rodriguez; Adrian X. (Durham, NC)
Title: Distributing licensed content across multiple devices
Patent Number: 9,043,436

Inventors: Duerr; Greg (Appleton, WI)
Title: Adjustable projectile target
Patent Number: 7,946,589

Inventors: Duescher; Wayne O. (Roseville, MN)
Title: Pin driven flexible chamber abrading workholder
Patent Number: 9,039,488

Inventors: Dugas; Matthew P. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Method of making a multi-channel time based servo tape media
Patent Number: 7,948,705

Inventors: Duncan; Rod (Grass Valley, CA), Witt; Joel (Dallas, TX), Quadling; Mark (Plano, TX), Quadling; Henley (Dallas, TX), Prince; Jeffrey (Grass Valley, CA), Bem; Branko (Plano, TX), Xu; Rui (Plano, TX), Ray; Kirk (Plano, TX), Haymann; Basil (Dallas, TX), Starfield; Anthony (St Paul, MN)
Title: Milling machine
Patent Number: 7,226,338

Inventors: Dunleavy; Michael (Filton, GB), Haq; Sajad (Manswood, GB), King; Douglas Beverley Stevenson (Preston, GB), Colosimo; Nicholas Robert Giacomo (Preston, GB), Silvie; Jonathan Alexander (Ulverton, GB), Webberley; Philip Lawrence (Preston, GB)
Title: Detection of ionising radiation
Patent Number: 9,040,928

Inventors: Dunn; Donald C. (Mesa, AZ), Hofberger; Jerry F. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Inflatable liner systems
Patent Number: 9,038,803

Inventors: Dunne; Kali (Boyle, IE), O'Briain Fallon; Callian Cillian (Malahide, IE)
Title: Laser machining
Patent Number: 7,947,575

Inventors: Durfee; Charles G. (Boulder, CO), Collins; Reuben T. (Golden, CO), Furtak; Thomas E. (Golden, CO)
Title: Silicon-compatible surface plasmon optical elements
Patent Number: 7,949,210

Inventors: Duron; Mike C. (Pflugerville, TX), McLaughlin; Mark D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Avoiding processing flaws in a computer processor triggered by a predetermined sequence of hardware events
Patent Number: 9,043,654

Inventors: Dux; Andre (Bruhl, DE), Olf; Guenter (Leverkusen, DE), Hallenberger; Kaspar (Leverkusen, DE), Ronge; Georg (Dusseldorf, DE), Leiberich; Ricarda (Neu-Isenburg, DE), Vanden Eynde; Johan (Zwijnaarde, BE), Wuytack; Wim (Zele, BE), Ooms; Pieter (Krefeld, DE), Rechner; Johann (Kempen, DE)
Title: Process for preparing diaryl carbonates from dialkyl carbonates
Patent Number: 9,040,732

Inventors: East; Anthony J. (Madison, NJ), Jaffe; Michael (Maplewood, NJ), Hammond; Willis B. (Chatham, NJ), Collins; George (Maplewood, NJ), DeMartino; Ronald N. (Wayne, NJ), Ophir; Zohar (West Orange, NJ)
Title: Polyoxazolidones derived from bisanhydrohexitols
Patent Number: 7,947,785

Inventors: Easter; Anna L. (Little Rock, AR)
Title: Rib fracture score and protocol
Patent Number: 7,225,813

Inventors: Eberhart; Mark (Glenmoore, PA), Fisher; William T. (Schwenksville, PA), Nash; John E. (Chester Springs, PA), Sauro; Dennis M. (Glenmoore, PA)
Title: Crimp and cut tool for sealing and unsealing guide wires and tubular instruments
Patent Number: 7,226,425

Inventors: Eberle; Michael J. (Fair Oaks, CA), Stephens; Douglas N. (Davis, CA), Rizzuti; Gary (Shingle Springs, CA), Kiepen; Horst F. (Georgetown, CA), Hodjicostis; Andreas (Everett, WA)
Title: High resolution intravascular ultrasound transducer assembly having a flexible substrate
Patent Number: 7,226,417

Inventors: Ecker; David J. (Encinitas, CA), Griffey; Richard H. (Vista, CA), Sampath; Rangarajan (San Diego, CA), Hofstadler; Steven A. (Oceanside, CA), McNeil; John (La Jolla, CA), Crooke; Stanley T. (Carlsbad, CA), Hannis; James C. (Vista, CA)
Title: Methods for rapid detection and identification of bioagents in epidemiological and forensic investigations
Patent Number: 7,226,739

Inventors: Eglmeier; Hans (Berlin, DE), Hanau; Andreas (Berlin, DE)
Title: Washing machine comprising a laundry drum
Patent Number: 9,038,425

Inventors: Eichhorn; Reinhold (Idstein, DE), Gleich; Detlef (Friedrichsdorf, DE), Hottenrott; Sebastian (Idstein, DE), Junk; Peter (Seelenberg, DE), Kleemann; Christof (Eschborn, DE), Odemer; Michael (Niddatal, DE), Pohl; Thorsten (Muhlheim, DE), Schwarz; Tobias (Schmitten, DE), Wolf; Jurgen (Kriftel, DE)
Title: Cleaning device for the shaving head of a dry shaving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,225,817

Inventors: Eidenschink; Tracee (Wayzata, MN), Weber; Jan (Maple Grove, MN), Jagger; Karl A. (Maple Grove, MN), Brown; Terry V. (Fridley, MN)
Title: Apparatus for crimping a stent assembly
Patent Number: 7,225,518

Inventors: Eikemo; Bernt (Bergen, NO)
Title: Method and device for riserless drilling fluid recovery
Patent Number: 9,038,732

Inventors: Ekhart; Peter Frank (Amsterdam, NL), Van Wandelen; Mario (Zeist, NL), Jetten; Jan Matthijs (Zeist, NL)
Title: Veterinary formulation for administration of a water-insoluble drug to a target animal through a water distribution system
Patent Number: 9,040,571

Inventors: Ekseth; Roger (Sjetnemarka, NO), Uttecht; Gary William (Houston, TX)
Title: System and method for using microgyros to measure the orientation of a survey tool within a borehole
Patent Number: 7,225,550

Inventors: Eldar; Samuel (Haifa, IL), Levin; Shalom (Atlit, IL), Fabian; Izhak (Kfar Truman, IL)
Title: Mesh deployment apparatus
Patent Number: 7,947,054

Inventors: Elder; Todd (Butler, NJ), Andrianov; Christina Ligia (Monroe, NY), Mistry; Kishor Kumar (Bradford, GB), Preston; Janine Andrea (Leeds, GB), Baxter; Mark Christopher (Bradford, GB)
Title: Shatter resistant encapsulated colorants for natural skin appearance
Patent Number: 7,947,294

Inventors: Elizalde; Oihana (Charlotte, NC), Lucas; Frederic (Ludwigshafen, DE), Steinbrecher; Angelika Maria (Stuttgart, DE), Tuchbreiter; Lydie (Charlotte, NC), Pfahler; Axel (Hohberg, DE), Muelhaupt; Rolf (Freiburg, DE)
Title: Coatings repairable by introduction of energy
Patent Number: 9,040,649

Inventors: Elkins, II; Robert B. (Hickory, NC), Knecht; Dennis M. (Hickory, NC), Luther; James P. (Hickory, NC), Nielsen; Lars K. (Denver, NC), Theuerkorn; Thomas (Hickory, NC)
Title: Adjustable tether assembly for fiber optic distribution cable
Patent Number: 7,228,036

Inventors: Ellis-Monaghan; John J. (Grand Isle, VT), Loiseau; Alain (Williston, VT), Peterson; Kirk D. (Jericho, VT)
Title: High dynamic range imaging cell with electronic shutter extensions
Patent Number: 7,948,535

Inventors: Ellmann; Manfred (Buch am Erlbach, DE)
Title: Arrangement for filling air into a rotating pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 7,225,845

Inventors: Elomari; Saleh (Fairfield, CA)
Title: Reduction of oxides of nitrogen in a gas stream using molecular sieve SSZ-56
Patent Number: 7,226,569

Inventors: Endo; Junpei (Hirakata, JP), Ikari; Motoo (Kyoto, JP), Furukawa; Satoshi (Hirakata, JP), Hagio; Kenichi (Toyonaka, JP)
Title: Image processor and face detector using the same
Patent Number: 7,948,524

Inventors: English; Leigh H. (Churchville, PA), Brussock; Susan M. (New Hope, PA), Malvar; Thomas M. (St. Louis, MO), Bryson; James W. (Langhorne, PA), Kulesza; Caroline A. (Charlottesville, VA), Walters; Frederick S. (Beaver Falls, PA), Slatin; Stephen L. (Fair Lawn, NJ), Von Tersch; Michael A. (Ewing Township, NJ), Romano; Charles (Ballwin, MO)
Title: Coleopteran-resistant transgenic plants and methods of their production
Patent Number: 7,227,056

Inventors: Enko; Frederick A. (Westfield, MA)
Title: Inflatable puzzle storage
Patent Number: 7,225,928

Inventors: Erbs; Daryl G. (Sheboygan, WI), Myers; John P. (Manitowoc, WI), Pierskalla; Cary J. (Manitowoc, WI)
Title: Method and system for the continuous or semi-continuous production of flavored ice
Patent Number: 9,038,410

Inventors: Ermilov; Sergey Nikolayevich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for moving objects based on a buoyancy force
Patent Number: 9,039,334

Inventors: Ervin; Lee (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Kinetic energy atom-powered engine
Patent Number: 9,039,359

Inventors: Eshun; Ebenezer E. (Essex Junction, VT), Voldman; Steven H. (South Burlington, VT)
Title: High tolerance TCR balanced high current resistor for RF CMOS and RF SiGe BiCMOS applications and cadenced based hierarchical parameterized cell design kit with tunable TCR and ESD resistor ballasting feature
Patent Number: 7,949,983

Inventors: Esquibel; Nathan N. (Lafayette, CO)
Title: Exfoliating brush assembly
Patent Number: 9,038,224

Inventors: Esteghlal; Gholamabas (Stuttgart-Weilimdorf, DE), Stracke; Rolf (Neuenbuerg, DE)
Title: Method and device for detecting the independent running of an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,038,438

Inventors: Ezaki; Joichiro (Tokyo, JP), Koga; Keiji (Tokyo, JP), Kakinuma; Yuji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetoresistive effect element and magnetic memory device
Patent Number: 7,227,771

Inventors: Faa; Pierre (Frisco, TX), Lai; Richard (Plano, TX)
Title: Production of multi-grain, whole-grain, soft and crunchy sheeted snacks
Patent Number: 7,947,320

Inventors: Fabrizius; Martin Arthur (Redwood Falls, MN), Roach; Michael Thomas (Redwood Falls, MN)
Title: Soybean variety XB16S06
Patent Number: 7,227,060

Inventors: Faccin; Stefano (Fremont, CA)
Title: System and method for enabling authorization of local breakout for internet protocol multimedia services
Patent Number: 9,042,884

Inventors: Falco; Saverio Carl (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Aspartate kinase
Patent Number: 7,227,054

Inventors: Falkel; Jeffrey E (Littleton, CO), Probst; Eric A (Bostic, NC), Probst, Jr.; Theodore (Elmont, NY)
Title: Writing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,039,315

Inventors: Fan; Zhigang (Webster, NY)
Title: Counterfeit deterrence using dispersed miniature security marks
Patent Number: 7,949,175

Inventors: Fang; Biao (Clifton Park, NY), Phelps; Robert Allan (Salt Lake City, UT), Oliphant; David Drue (West Jordan, UT), Weber; William Clark (Simpsonville, SC)
Title: Lattice tower assembly for a wind turbine
Patent Number: 9,038,348

Inventors: Farber; David A. (Ojai, CA), Greer; Richard E. (Red Lodge, MT), Swart; Andrew D. (Pennington, NJ), Balter; James A. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Controlling subscriber information rates in a content delivery network
Patent Number: 7,949,779

Inventors: Farber; Manfred (Wielenbach, DE), Bergmiller; Alexander (Koenigsbrunn, DE)
Title: Panel device for a sliding roof arrangement of a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,946,648

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: 9,040,407

Inventors: Farris; David D (Marietta, OH), Rinard; Chauncey J (Newport, OH), Leatherman; Mark D (Elmsford, NY)
Title: Asymmetrical siloxane
Patent Number: 7,947,798

Inventors: Farver; Brandon (Fountain Hills, AZ), Ebel; David (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: System and method for mode-based social networking
Patent Number: 9,043,297

Inventors: Fauth; Lothar (Buehl, DE)
Title: Method for producing a shaft comprising stop caps device containing one such shaft
Patent Number: 7,225,655

Inventors: Feng; Joseph Shao-Ying (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for determining long-range erasure of adjacent tracks in hard disk drive
Patent Number: 7,227,708

Inventors: Fereshtehkhou; Saeed (Cincinnati, OH), Russo; Paul Joseph (Loveland, OH), Strickland, Jr.; Wilbur Cecil (Loveland, OH), Policicchio; Nicola John (Mason, OH)
Title: Three-dimensional materials
Patent Number: 9,040,146

Inventors: Ferger; Detlef (Herborn, DE)
Title: Method for measuring surface properties and co-ordinate measuring device
Patent Number: 7,227,647

Inventors: Fernihough; John (Ennetbaden, CH)
Title: Apparatus for manufacture of directionally solidified columnar grained article thereof
Patent Number: 7,225,857

Inventors: Ferri; Richard C. (Ulster Park, NY), Horton; Joshua H. (Hyde Park, NY)
Title: Post selection mouse pointer location
Patent Number: 9,043,720

Inventors: Fifield; John A. (Underhill, VT), Pomichter, Jr.; Gerald P. (Fairfax, VT)
Title: Electronically programmable fuse security encryption
Patent Number: 9,042,551

Inventors: Fillatreau; Philippe (Toulouse, FR), Bernard; Francois-Xavier (Corronsac, FR)
Title: Electronic compass and method for tracking vehicle rotation
Patent Number: 7,225,551

Inventors: Finlayson; Graham (Norfolk, GB), Hordley; Stephen (Norwich, GB)
Title: Color signal processing
Patent Number: 7,227,586

Inventors: Fischer; Reiner (Monheim, DE), Hillebrand; Stefan (Neuss, DE), Trautwein; Axel (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Ullmann; Astrid (Koln, DE), Drewes; Mark Wilhelm (Langenfeld, DE), Feucht; Dieter (Eschborn, DE), Konze; Jorg (Koln, DE), Kuck; Karl-Heinz (Langenfeld, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE)
Title: 2-phenyl-2-substituted-1,3-diketones
Patent Number: 7,227,043

Inventors: Fischer; Walter (Reinach, CH), Basbas; Abdel-Ilah (Basel, CH), Destro; Mara (Bologna, IT), Vitali; Manuele (Bologna, IT), Lazzari; Dario (Bologna, IT), Rossi; Mirko (San Lazzaro di Savena, IT)
Title: Reversibly thermochromic compositions
Patent Number: 9,039,946

Inventors: Fisher; Daniel J. (Holland, MI), Caldwell; David W. (Holland, MI), Teitt; Justin T. (Holland, MI), Caldwell; Jamie C. (Holland, MI), Schaefer; William D. (Holland, MI)
Title: Volumetric light emitting device
Patent Number: 9,041,286

Inventors: Fisher; Edward A. (Scarsdale, NY), Fayad; Zahi A. (New York, NY), Randolph; Gwendalyn (New York, NY), Feig; Jonathan (Brooklyn, NY), Trogan; Eugene (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Methods and compositions for imaging
Patent Number: 7,947,307

Inventors: Fisk; Andrew E. (Philadelphia, PA), Demchyshyn; Anatolii (Kiev, UA), Kuzmenko; Mykola (Kiev, UA), Firstov; Sergei (Kiev, UA), Kulak; Leonid (Kiev, UA)
Title: Titanium based ceramic reinforced alloy for use in medical implants
Patent Number: 9,039,963

Inventors: Fitzgerald; Liam (Wakefield, GB), Lawson; Peter (Doncaster, GB), Lenagh; Mike (Wingerworth, GB)
Title: Separation system and method
Patent Number: 9,039,793

Inventors: Flanigan; George R. (Hanover Park, IL)
Title: Batting tee
Patent Number: 7,226,372

Inventors: Fleming; Todd Benson (Elkland, PA), Kohler; Richard Jonathan (Hilton, NY), Marshall; Dale Charles (Brockport, NY), Walton; Robert L (Fairport, NY)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for steering flexible glass webs
Patent Number: 9,038,414

Inventors: Flentov; Peter (Carlisle, MA), Darcy; Dennis M. (Dracut, MA), Vock; Curtis A. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Movement monitoring systems and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,949,488

Inventors: Florent; Raoul (Eindhoven, NL), Auvray; Vincent (Eindhoven, NL), Grass; Michael (Eindhoven, NL), Schaefer; Dirk (Eindhoven, NL), Schoonenberg; Gert (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: 3D-originated cardiac roadmapping
Patent Number: 9,042,628

Inventors: Fogelson; Bruce A. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Method and system for creating ad-books
Patent Number: 7,949,566

Inventors: Fok Ah Chuen; Frederic (Reading, GB), Lecroart; Benoit (Reading, GB), Perron; Olivier (Reading, GB)
Title: Access management system
Patent Number: 9,043,898

Inventors: Fornara; Dario (Novara, IT), Nappa; Alan (Modena, IT), Verzotti; Tamara (Bellinzago, IT), Prampolini; Paolo (Castelnuovo Rangone, IT), Crespi; Stefano (Busto Arsizio, IT), Floridi; Giovanni (Novara, IT), Li Bassi; Giuseppe (Gavirate, IT)
Title: Ceramic inks for inkjet printers
Patent Number: 9,039,822

Inventors: Forrest; Earl David (Asheboro, NC), Daniels; James Leroy (Stokesdale, NC), Austin, III; James Allen (High Point, NC)
Title: Hanger hook assembly for wire shelf
Patent Number: 7,946,549

Inventors: Forrester; Harrison (Greenwood, SC)
Title: Wildlife attractor device
Patent Number: 9,038,309

Inventors: Foucher; Brian R. (Harrisville, NH), Collins; Anthony (St. Thomas, VI)
Title: Transportable forms for concrete buildings and components and methods of manufacture and use of same
Patent Number: 7,226,033

Inventors: Fournier; Bernard (Delson, CA), Boucher; Frederic (Delson, CA), Carpintero; Carlos (Delson, CA)
Title: Rechargeable flameless candle systems and methods
Patent Number: 9,039,227

Inventors: Fournier; Bernard (Delson, CA), Carpintero; Carlos (Delson, CA), Bacher; John (Markham, CA), McCavit; Kim (Benton Harbor, MI)
Title: Battery powered electronic candle with speaker
Patent Number: 9,039,233

Inventors: Fowler; Brad (Duvall, WA), Gliner; Bradford E. (Sammamish, WA), Himes; David (Seattle, WA)
Title: Electromagnetic signal delivery for tissue affected by neuronal dysfunction, degradation, damage, and/or necrosis, and associated systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,949,401

Inventors: Franklin; Patrick (Butte, MT)
Title: Toothbrush having light emitters on a bottom side
Patent Number: 9,038,226

Inventors: Fransdonk; Robert W. (Vista, CA)
Title: Method and system to securely distribute content via a network
Patent Number: 7,228,427

Inventors: Freeberg; Mark (Seattle, WA), Soltero; Luis (Maryville, TN)
Title: System and method for delivering information on demand
Patent Number: 7,949,726

Inventors: Freemon; Galen (Johnson City, TN), Fulton; Temple (Elizabethton, TN)
Title: Security features for an integral PLC modem
Patent Number: 7,227,939

Inventors: Freking; Ronald E. (Rochester, MN), McGlone; Elizabeth A. (Rochester, MN), Spach; Daniel R. (Pittsboro, NC), Wollbrink; Curtis C. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Versatile lane configuration using a PCIe PIe-8 interface
Patent Number: 9,043,526

Inventors: Frenkiel; Andy L. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: System for generating readable and meaningful descriptions of stream processing source code
Patent Number: 9,043,758

Inventors: Freund; Roland Wilhelm (New Providence, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for structure-preserving reduced-order modeling
Patent Number: 7,228,259

Inventors: Fritchie; Patrick P. (Southlake, TX)
Title: Apparatus for closed tube sampling and open tube sampling for automated clinical analyzers
Patent Number: 9,039,992

Inventors: Fritzinger; Daniel Duane (Warsaw, IN)
Title: One-piece variable angle locking washer
Patent Number: 9,039,745

Inventors: Frost; Edward G. (Rockville, MD)
Title: Methods and apparatus for masking and securing communications transmissions
Patent Number: 7,949,032

Inventors: Fu; Chien-Chung (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Heng-Chi (Jhudong Township, Hsinchu County, TW), Yang; Wen-Cheng (Chiayi, TW)
Title: Method of forming 3D micro structures with high aspect ratios
Patent Number: 7,947,430

Inventors: Fucinato; Emily (Walnutport, PA)
Title: Anti-reflective coating for photovoltaic cells
Patent Number: 9,040,814

Inventors: Fududa; Tsuguo (Sendai, JP), Yoshikawa; Akira (Sendai, JP), Sato; Hiroki (Sendai, JP)
Title: Gallate single crystal, process for producing the same, piezoelectric device for high-temperature use and piezoelectric sensor for high-temperature use
Patent Number: 7,947,192

Inventors: Fujimori; Motoyuki (Suwa, JP), Murata; Masami (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Optical device and projector
Patent Number: 7,226,171

Inventors: Fujimoto; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Takaishi; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of forming semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,947,550

Inventors: Fujimoto; Shojiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical disc recording and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,897

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 7,949,371

Inventors: Fujiu; Hideko (Shizuoka, JP), Nakada; Asami (Shizuoka, JP), Sakashita; Kazuhisa (Shizuoka, JP), Ikuta; Ryujiro (Shizuoka, JP), Natsume; Kazunori (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicular lamp
Patent Number: 9,039,261

Inventors: Fukuda; Chie (Yokohama, JP), Hattori; Tetsuya (Yokohama, JP), Seki; Morihiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical waveguide device and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,228,045

Inventors: Fukuda; Kazunori (Fujisawa, JP), Takada; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Mukaide; Taihei (Yokohama, JP), Watanabe; Masatoshi (Isehara, JP)
Title: X-ray imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 9,042,517

Inventors: Fukuda; Kunio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio communication system, radio communication apparatus and radio communication method as well as computer program
Patent Number: 7,949,258

Inventors: Fukuhara; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kiya; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image searching device and method, program and program recording medium
Patent Number: 7,949,042

Inventors: Fukunaga; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ohmori; Masatake (Kanagawa, JP), Shinya; Mitsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Goto; Hirokazu (Kanagawa, JP), Nomura; Toshiaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Motor drive device, image reading device, image forming apparatus, and motor drive method
Patent Number: 7,948,200

Inventors: Fuller; Timothy J. (Pittsford, NY), Cherniack; Helen R. (Rochester, NY), Pai; Damodar M. (Fairport, NY), Silvestri; Markus R. (Fairport, NY), Yanus; John F. (Webster, NY), Tong; Yuhua (Webster, NY), Renfer; Dale S. (Webster, NY), Dinh; Kenny-Tuan T. (Webster, NY), Scharfe; Merlin E. (Penfield, NY), Sterling; Steven M. (Walworth, NY)
Title: Photoconductive imaging members having pyrolyzed polyacrylonitrile hole blocking layer
Patent Number: 7,226,712

Inventors: Fullerton; Mark (Austin, TX), Khan; Moinul (Austin, TX), Wheeler; David (Gilbert, AZ), Brizek; John (Placerville, CA), Kona; Anitha (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for a trust processor
Patent Number: 9,043,615

Inventors: Fulton; Michael S. (Maple Ridge, CA), Kuncolienkar; Shirish T. Shenvi (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Creating dynamic interactive views from trace events for performing deterministic performance analysis
Patent Number: 9,043,760

Inventors: Funabashi; Kazuhiko (Hitachinaka, JP), Takano; Nobuhiro (Hitachinaka, JP), Nakayama; Eiji (Hitachinaka, JP), Hanawa; Hiroyuki (Hitachinaka, JP), Sumi; Atsushi (Hitachinaka, JP), Saitou; Keita (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Battery pack and electric tool
Patent Number: 7,948,210

Inventors: Funahashi; Minoru (Aomori, JP), Ueda; Akira (Aomori, JP), Yamada; Katsuharu (Aomori, JP)
Title: Solid electrolytic capacitor and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,948,740

Inventors: Funaoka; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Tojo; Nobuaki (Tokyo, JP), Takeda; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP), Kuroda; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Matsuzaki; Hidenori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Converting dependency relationship information representing task border edges to generate a parallel program
Patent Number: 9,043,803

Inventors: Furbeck; Scott (Clinton, IL)
Title: Variety corn line FF7354
Patent Number: 9,040,790

Inventors: Furukawa; Hisao (Saitama, JP), Miyaguchi; Shoji (Chiba, JP)
Title: Terminal-to-terminal communication connection control method using IP transfer network
Patent Number: 7,948,995

Inventors: Furukawa; Toshiharu (Essex Junction, VT), Hakey; Mark C. (Fairfax, VT), Holmes; Steven J. (Guilderland, NY), Horak; David V. (Essex Junction, VT), Koburger, III; Charles W. (Delmar, NY), Mandelman; Jack A. (Flat Rock, NC)
Title: Silicon-on-insulator (SOI) Read Only Memory (ROM) array and method of making a SOI ROM
Patent Number: 7,227,233

Inventors: Fuse; Makoto (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Projector system for light modulation device
Patent Number: 7,226,168

Inventors: Fyfe; Edward R. (Del Mar, CA), Karantzikis; Michael (Argiroupolis, GR)
Title: System for reinforcing structure using site-customized materials
Patent Number: 7,946,088

Inventors: Gabara; Thaddeus John (Murray Hill, NJ)
Title: Decelerometer formed by levitating a substrate into equilibrium
Patent Number: 7,946,174

Inventors: Gabriels; Firmin Forrest (Albany, NY)
Title: Multi-ply rolled paper separating device and method of use
Patent Number: 7,947,150

Inventors: Gaddy; John C. (Cupertino, CA), Marshall; John D. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Synchronized streamed playback and recording for personal computers
Patent Number: 7,228,189

Inventors: Galbreath; Ashford A. (Troy, MI), Ali; Asad S. (Troy, MI), Reyes; Richard (Clinton Township, MI), Frelich; Jeffrey (Commerce Township, MI), Miotto; Ronald L. (Redford, MI), Clauser; James B. (Oakland Township, MI), Dishner; George Edward (Davison, MI), Paruszkiewicz; William (Clinton Township, MI), Severinski; Paul S. (Brownstown, MI)
Title: Vehicle seat assembly having layered seating system with attachment member
Patent Number: 7,946,649

Inventors: Gallagher; Andrew C. (Brockport, NY), Gindele; Edward B. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Method for sharpening a digital image
Patent Number: 7,228,004

Inventors: Galli; Robert D. (North Kingstown, RI), Wo; Marco (Providence, RI)
Title: Flashlight having mating formations for integration with a rail mounting system
Patent Number: 7,226,183

Inventors: Gambino; Jeffrey P. (Westford, VT), Levy; Jessica A. (Milton, VT), Luce; Cameron E. (Essex Junction, VT), Vanslette; Daniel S. (Fairfax, VT), Webb; Bucknell C. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Through silicon via wafer and methods of manufacturing
Patent Number: 9,041,210

Inventors: Ganai; Malay K. (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: System and method for tunneling and slicing based BMC decomposition
Patent Number: 7,949,511

Inventors: Gao; Jianxin (Jinan, CN), Liu; Xuyang (Jinan, CN)
Title: Automatic paper cutting device
Patent Number: 9,038,518

Inventors: Gao; Ying M. (Beijing, CN), Huo; Jia (Beijing, CN), Xiao; Hong (Beijing, CN), Yang; Yuan L. (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Kai (Beijing, CN), Zou; Xian (Beijing, CN)
Title: Data synchronization using string matching
Patent Number: 9,043,275

Inventors: Gao; Zhanjun (Rochester, NY), Xu; Jinquan (Rochester, NY)
Title: Printing system particle removal device and method
Patent Number: 7,946,683

Inventors: Gardner, Jr.; William M. (Latrobe, PA), Gardner; Adam C. (Latrobe, PA)
Title: Pneumatically operated projectile launching device
Patent Number: 7,946,285

Inventors: Gardner; Rachel (Austin, TX), Prakash; Akshay (Austin, TX), Gorr; Benjamin Jared (Austin, TX), Rothfus; Eric J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Low-cost, high-reliability controller for remotely operated robots
Patent Number: 9,043,031

Inventors: Garney; John I. (Portland, OR)
Title: Interacting with optional read-only memory
Patent Number: 7,228,406

Inventors: Garske; Stephen J. (Little Canada, MN)
Title: Golf cup sleeve
Patent Number: 7,226,361

Inventors: Gartner; Bill J. (Wyomissing, PA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for developing a vehicle suspension
Patent Number: 7,946,163

Inventors: Garza, Jr.; Gerardo (San Antonio, TX), Garza; Isaac M. (San Antonio, TX), Garza; Magdiel O. (San Antonio, TX), Garza; Ninfa M. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Exercise kit
Patent Number: 7,946,970

Inventors: Gascoigne; Jay R. (Presque Isle, WI)
Title: Electric fishing device
Patent Number: 7,946,076

Inventors: Gat; Arnon (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Fast heating and cooling apparatus for semiconductor wafers
Patent Number: 7,226,488

Inventors: Gazit; Ido (Haifa, IL), Kalfon; Shai (Hod Hasharon, IL), Goldstein; Eran (Raanana, IL)
Title: Downlink indicator channel processing in a wireless system base station
Patent Number: 9,042,300

Inventors: Geaghan; Bemard O. (Salem, NH), Keefer; Kenneth J. (Westford, MA), Bulat; Bulent (Framingham, MA)
Title: Touch sensor with linearized response
Patent Number: 7,227,538

Inventors: Gedebou; Tewodros (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Tissue expander, system and method
Patent Number: 7,226,463

Inventors: Gehring; Ottmar (Stuttgart, DE), Heilmann; Harro (Ostfildern, DE), Schwarzhaupt; Andreas (Oberrot, DE), Spiegelberg; Gernot (Heimsheim, DE), Sulzmann; Armin (Oftersheim, DE)
Title: Control system for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,225,891

Inventors: Gehrke; Jon C. (Clive, IA)
Title: Adjustment mechanism and locking assembly
Patent Number: 7,946,783

Inventors: Geldenbott; Gerhard (Seattle, WA), Hines; Gordon J. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: End-to-end logic tracing of complex call flows in a distributed call system
Patent Number: 9,042,522

Inventors: Gellman; Barry N. (North Easton, MA), Li; Jianmin (Lexington, MA)
Title: Resorption-controllable medical implants
Patent Number: 7,947,073

Inventors: Gemmati; Bernard (Lauris, FR)
Title: Device for interconnecting first and second control sticks of an aircraft in roll and in pitch
Patent Number: 7,946,536

Inventors: Gencer; Mehmet Nezir (Bursa, TR)
Title: System units for treatment of aggregate material
Patent Number: 7,225,932

Inventors: Gerecht-Nir; Sharon (Haifa, IL), Itskovitz-Eldor; Joseph (Haifa, IL)
Title: Method of dynamically culturing embryonic stem cells
Patent Number: 7,947,499

Inventors: Germain; Frantz (Rosedale, NY), Stewart; Stephen (Berrien Springs, MI)
Title: GFCI without bridge contacts and having means for automatically blocking a face opening of a protected receptacle when tripped
Patent Number: 7,227,435

Inventors: Gertner; Michael (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Methods and devices for the surgical creation of satiety and biofeedback pathways
Patent Number: 7,946,976

Inventors: Gerum; Eduard (Rosenheim, DE), Hitziger; Hubert (Worms, DE)
Title: Method and device for increasing the engine brake power of a reciprocating piston internal combustion engine of a vehicle, particularly of a diesel engine
Patent Number: 7,946,269

Inventors: Ghesner; Ioan (Calgary, CA), Horton; David P. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Gelled hydrocarbons for oilfield processes and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,947,631

Inventors: Ghosh; Monisha (Chappaqua, NY), Li; Pen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Individual interleaving of data streams for MIMO transmission
Patent Number: 7,949,067

Inventors: Gianzero; Stanley C. (Austin, TX), Bittar; Michael S. (Houston, TX)
Title: Determining formation anisotropy based in part on lateral current flow measurements
Patent Number: 7,227,363

Inventors: Gibbs; Michael D. (Herndon, VA), Krikor; Gebran (Burtonsville, MD), Kim; Roger (Ashburn, VA)
Title: IP exchange quality testing system and method
Patent Number: 7,948,875

Inventors: Gibson; Robert Denis (Indio, CA)
Title: Recreational and utility three or four-wheeled recumbent cycle with on-demand zero emmissions electric motor and multi-geared manual pedal drive
Patent Number: 7,946,373

Inventors: Gilad; Zvika (Haifa, IL), Iddan; Gavriel J. (Haifa, IL)
Title: Immobilizable in vivo sensing device
Patent Number: 7,946,979

Inventors: Giles; Christopher M. (Lafayette, CO), Bewick; Simon (Finchampstead, GB), Williams; Kalvin E. (Thatcham, GB)
Title: Scan and boundary scan disable mechanism on secure device
Patent Number: 7,228,440

Inventors: Gill; Douglas M. (South Orange, NJ), Green; William M. (Astoria, NY), Valdes Garcia; Alberto (Hartsdale, NY)
Title: Electro-optic modulator
Patent Number: 9,042,684

Inventors: Gillespie; Kevin H. (Jamaica Plain, MA)
Title: Shoe outsole
Patent Number: 7,225,564

Inventors: Gillet; Denis (Octeville sur Mer, FR)
Title: Transfer chain for a preform heater intended for a container blow-molding machine
Patent Number: 7,946,842

Inventors: Gillies; Stephen D. (Carlisle, MA), Lo; Kin-Ming (Lexington, MA), Lan; Yan (Belmont, MA)
Title: Heterodimeric fusion proteins useful for targeted immune therapy and general immune stimulation
Patent Number: 7,226,998

Inventors: Giovannoni; James (Ithaca, NY), Barry; Cornelius S. (Haslett, MI)
Title: Ripening inhibition in the tomato Green-ripe mutant results from ectopic expression of a novel protein which disrupts ethylene signal transduction
Patent Number: 7,947,867

Inventors: Glebov; Alexei L. (San Mateo, CA), Smirnov; Vadim I. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Selectively enhancing angular beam deflection
Patent Number: 7,949,217

Inventors: Gnann; Kurt (Biberach, DE), Liebhardt; Juergen (Laupheim, DE), Zuleger; Martin (Achstetten, DE)
Title: Feeder
Patent Number: 7,946,097

Inventors: Gober; Norbert (Odenthal, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for blowing out and/or for spraying dies of a forging press
Patent Number: 7,946,145

Inventors: Goche; Gerald (Dunedin, FL)
Title: Apparatus and method for increasing efficiency of electric motors
Patent Number: 7,227,288

Inventors: Goldberg; Steven Jeffrey (Downingtown, PA), Thommana; John (Cedar Rapids, IA), Chandra; Arty (Manhasset Hills, NY), Briancon; Alain Charles Louis (Poolesville, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting portable electronic device functionality
Patent Number: 7,948,375

Inventors: Gonzales; Curtis Paul (Eagle, ID), Ziegert; William L. (Boise, ID), Walters, Jr.; Paul R. (Meridian, ID), Tolman; Ben (Meridian, ID)
Title: Barrier systems and associated methods, including vapor and/or barrier systems with manual egress
Patent Number: 9,038,693

Inventors: Goodman; Neil John (Mt Pleasant, AU), Ions; Philip James (Shelley, AU), Beaumont; Ian William (Shelley, AU), Prendergast; Stephen (Mt Claremont, AU)
Title: Metallurgical processing installation
Patent Number: 7,947,217

Inventors: Gordon; Donald (Mountain View, CA), Pavlovskaia; Lena Y. (Cupertino, CA), Landau; Airan (San Jose, CA), Lennartsson; Andreas (Manchester, MD), Lawrence; Charlie (Fremont, CA), Brown; Greg (Fremont, CA), Ludvig; Edward (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Interactive encoded content system including object models for viewing on a remote device
Patent Number: 9,042,454

Inventors: Gordon; Goren (Rishon Le-Zion, IL)
Title: System and method for analyzing aerial photos
Patent Number: 7,227,975

Inventors: Gordy; Donald G. (Mobarly, MO), Ruhlander; Gregory P. (Hannibal, MO)
Title: Arrangement and method for connecting a rod end to a headed pin
Patent Number: 7,226,234

Inventors: Gores; Ingo (Hamburg, DE), Edom; Andreas (Hamburg, DE), Raible; Thorsten (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Air guiding element having a flow control element
Patent Number: 9,039,499

Inventors: Gorham; Patrick (Wyoming, DE), Edgett; Keith (Middletown, DE)
Title: Cardboard tampon applicator with optical enhancing material coated on inner layers
Patent Number: 7,226,436

Inventors: Goss; Ryan James (Prior Lake, MN), Gaertner; Mark Allen (Vadnais Heights, MN), Trantham; Jon D. (Chanhassen, MN)
Title: Using ECC data for write deduplication processing
Patent Number: 9,043,668

Inventors: Goto; Hiroshi (Takasago, JP), Iwasaki; Yuki (Takasago, JP)
Title: Oxide sintered body and sputtering target
Patent Number: 9,040,441

Inventors: Goto; Tetsuhiro (Hadano, JP), Adachi; Kazuhiro (Hadano, JP)
Title: Computer system and boot control method
Patent Number: 7,949,892

Inventors: Gotoh; Takashi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Switching regulator
Patent Number: 9,041,371

Inventors: Gousseinov; Rouslan (Monroe, NY), Guseynov; Eldar (Fryazino, RU)
Title: Spring with adjustable spring constant
Patent Number: 9,038,996

Inventors: Graboi; Dan (Encintas, CA), Sveen; Finn (Redlands, CA), Garriott; John (Orange, CA)
Title: Constant temperature hot-conductor anemometer
Patent Number: 7,946,167

Inventors: Graeupner; Paul (Aalen, DE)
Title: Method for improving an optical imaging property of a projection objective of a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,227,616

Inventors: Graham; Kimberly Ann (Seattle, WA), Amigud; Pavel (Seattle, WA), Cannon; Brandy Marie (Seattle, WA), Gilbert; Jasmine (Seattle, WA), Leimkuhler; Ernest Joeseph (Renton, WA)
Title: Leg extensions
Patent Number: 7,946,966

Inventors: Grajcar; Zdenko (Crystal, MN)
Title: Apparatus and methods for the thermal regulation of light emitting diodes in signage
Patent Number: 7,948,190

Inventors: Grasset; Jean-Charles (Moirans, FR), Bossu; Frederic (San Diego, CA)
Title: Attenuation cell with an attenuation factor control device
Patent Number: 7,227,412

Inventors: Graziano; Jeremy (Portland, OR), Waugh; Martin (Portland, OR)
Title: Eye image and video capture system and associated methods
Patent Number: 9,039,177

Inventors: Greco; Stephen E. (LaGrangeville, NY)
Title: Via density change to improve wafer surface planarity
Patent Number: 7,949,981

Inventors: Green; Stuart Antony (Sheffield, GB), Reid; John Kendall (Southampton, GB)
Title: Data processing system and method
Patent Number: 7,949,224

Inventors: Greene; Harold R. (Lake Kiowa, TX)
Title: Conveyor system
Patent Number: 7,946,414

Inventors: Greenspon; Steve (Berkeley, IL)
Title: Collapsible clothes rack
Patent Number: 7,946,434

Inventors: Grier; David G. (Chicago, IL), Dufresne; Eric R. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Apparatus for applying optical gradient forces
Patent Number: 7,227,688

Inventors: Griesinger; Bernhard (Huelben, DE), Kiebler; Ronald (Baltmannsweiler, DE)
Title: Fluid cooling for iron core and winding packs
Patent Number: 7,227,754

Inventors: Griffin; Jason T. (Waterloo, CA), Holmes; John A. (Waterloo, CA), Lazaridis; Mihal (Waterloo, CA), Little; Herb A. (Waterloo, CA), Major; Harry R. (Waterloo, CA)
Title: Hand-held electronic device with a keyboard optimized for use with the thumbs
Patent Number: 7,227,536

Inventors: Grigsby; Travis M. (Austin, TX), Miller; Steven M. (Cary, NC), Nesbitt; Pamela A. (Tampa, FL), Seacat DeLuca; Lisa A. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: View selection in a vehicle-to-vehicle network
Patent Number: 9,043,483

Inventors: Grill; Alfred (White Plains, NY), Herman; Joshua L. (Troy, NY), Nguyen; Son (Schenectady, NY), Ryan; E. Todd (Clifton Park, NY), Shobha; Hosadurga K. (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Advanced low k cap film formation process for nano electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,040,411

Inventors: Grimsley; Meridith (Birmingham, AL), Coker; Terry (Oxford, AL)
Title: Slide assembly fixture for rear hub assembly
Patent Number: 7,225,516

Inventors: Grosch; Hermann (Nienhagen, DE)
Title: Blocking bodies against vehicles having wheels
Patent Number: 7,946,785

Inventors: Grott; Gerald J. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Water sanitation methods
Patent Number: 7,947,185

Inventors: Grove; Lee A. (Mishawaka, IN), Rhoad; Donald F. (Bamberg, SC)
Title: Military vehicle window cover
Patent Number: 7,225,718

Inventors: Grube; Gary W. (Barrington Hills, IL), Markison; Timothy W. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Router-based dispersed storage network method and apparatus
Patent Number: 9,043,489

Inventors: Grube; Gary W. (Barrington Hills, IL), Markison; Timothy W. (Mesa, AZ), Gladwin; S. Christopher (Chicago, IL), Abhijeet; Kumar (Chicago, IL), Dhuse; Greg (Chicago, IL), Resch; Jason K. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Efficient storage of encrypted data in a dispersed storage network
Patent Number: 9,043,616

Inventors: Grube; Gary W. (Barrington Hills, IL), Markison; Timothy W. (Mesa, AZ), Resch; Jason K. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Streaming content storage
Patent Number: 9,043,548

Inventors: Grube; Gary W. (Pleasanton, CA), Khandros; Igor Y. (Orinda, CA), Eldridge; Benjamin N. (Danville, CA), Mathieu; Gaetan L. (Livermore, CA), Lotfizadeh; Poya (San Francisco, CA), Tseng; Chih-Chiang (Dublin, CA)
Title: Multilayered probe card
Patent Number: 7,948,252

Inventors: Gu; Shuo (Fremont, CA)
Title: Large grain size polysilicon films formed by nuclei-induced solid phase crystallization
Patent Number: 7,227,188

Inventors: Gudenburr; John C. (Canton, MI), Moore; Michael J. (Beverly Hills, MI), Kozlowski; William L. (Novi, MI)
Title: Bi-directional magnetic character reader
Patent Number: 7,949,177

Inventors: Gueret; Jean-Louis (Paris, FR)
Title: Device for packaging and dispensing a substance, in particular a cosmetic
Patent Number: 7,226,227

Inventors: Guidry; Shannon K. (Lafayette, LA)
Title: Portable and articulable feather plucking mechanism
Patent Number: 9,039,497

Inventors: Guinibert; Allen James (Auckland, NZ), Jackson; Russell Joseph (Auckland, NZ), Johnson; Hugh Griffith (Auckland, AU), Frazerhurst; Geoffrey Simon (Auckland, NZ), Hirst; Daryl Leonard (Auckland, NZ), Eskildsen; Olaf Adrian Hojland (Auckland, NZ), Gramada; Radu (Auckland, NZ), Velandia; Armando Morles (Auckland, NZ)
Title: Laundry appliance
Patent Number: 7,225,562

Inventors: Gundersen; Roald (Madison, WI)
Title: Truss and column structures incorporating natural round timbers and natural branched round timbers
Patent Number: 9,038,347

Inventors: Guo; Dechao (Fishkill, NY), Haensch; Wilfried E. (Somers, NY), Han; Shu-jen (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Jaeger; Daniel J (Wappingers Falls, NY), Lu; Yu (Hopewell Junction, NY), Wong; Keith Kwong Hon (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Partial sacrificial dummy gate with CMOS device with high-k metal gate
Patent Number: 9,041,076

Inventors: Guo; Dechao (Wappingers Falls, NY), Han; Shu-Jen (Cortlandt Manor, NY), Lin; Chung-Hsun (White Plains, NY)
Title: Field effect transistor device with shaped conduction channel
Patent Number: 9,041,057

Inventors: Gupta; Anand (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for forming photovoltaic cells using electrospray
Patent Number: 9,040,816

Inventors: Gurewitz; Oran (Sunnyvale, CA), Van Horn, Jr.; Peter Hendrik (San Jose, CA)
Title: Over-the-air programming of MAC address to wifi IC in production line
Patent Number: 9,042,268

Inventors: Gurney; David P. (Algonquin, IL), Kuffner; Stephen L. (Algonquin, IL)
Title: Correlation method in a communication system and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,227,885

Inventors: Guthrie; Beau Thomas (Novato, CA)
Title: Mobile computing platform holding device
Patent Number: 9,038,971

Inventors: Guthrie; Guy Lynn (Austin, TX), Levenstein; Sheldon B. (Austin, TX), Starke; William John (Round Rock, TX), Williams; Derek Edward (Austin, TX)
Title: Processor, data processing system and method for synchronizing access to data in shared memory
Patent Number: 7,228,385

Inventors: Hackemack; Frank (Detmold, DE), Richts; Joerg (Schlangen, DE), Jaschke; Bernhard (Lage, DE), Sander; Roetger (Bad Sassendorf, DE)
Title: Terminal block assembly with a plurality of terminal blocks held side by side by a pair of end connecting units
Patent Number: 9,039,460

Inventors: Hadad; Zion (Rishon Lezion, IL)
Title: Bi-directional communication channel
Patent Number: 7,948,865

Inventors: Haddad; Wassim (Verdun, CA), Krishnan; Suresh (Westmount, CA)
Title: Aggregated binding updates and acknowledgments in Mobile IPv6
Patent Number: 7,228,431

Inventors: Haeuselmann; Marcel (Muehleberg, CH)
Title: Device for cleaning baking trays
Patent Number: 9,039,001

Inventors: Haga; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Uno; Masaru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Driving apparatus
Patent Number: 9,041,270

Inventors: Hagiwara; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Ogata; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: X-ray CT apparatus and image reconstruction method
Patent Number: 7,949,090

Inventors: Hakkani-Tur; Dilek Z. (Parsippany, NJ), Rahim; Mazin G. (Warren, NJ), Tur; Gokhan (Parsippany, NJ)
Title: Active labeling for spoken language understanding
Patent Number: 7,949,525

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT)
Title: Drill bit assembly with an indenting member
Patent Number: 7,225,886

Inventors: Hallen; Juergen (Aachen, DE)
Title: Tensioner
Patent Number: 7,946,938

Inventors: Hallundb.ae butted.k; Jorgen (Gr.ae butted.sted, DK), Andersen; Tomas Sune (Helsingor, DK)
Title: Inflow control device
Patent Number: 9,038,737

Inventors: Haltmeyer; John M. (Clarksville, MD)
Title: Printer management protocol
Patent Number: 7,227,657

Inventors: Hamalainen; Jari (Kangasala, FI), Vainikka; Jari (Vantaa, FI), Kari; Hannu (Veikkola, FI)
Title: Paging of mobile subscriber to establish packet-switched connection
Patent Number: 7,228,143

Inventors: Hamano; Hiroyuki (Koga, JP), Miyazawa; Nobuyuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system and image pick-up apparatus including same
Patent Number: 7,227,699

Inventors: Hamby; Eric S (Fairport, NY), Eun; Yongsoon (Webster, NY), Gross; Eric M (Rochester, NY), Floyd; Lawrence (Rochester, NY), Mastrandrea; Joseph A (Webster, NY)
Title: System for active toner concentration target adjustments and method to maintain development performance
Patent Number: 7,228,080

Inventors: Hammer; Mette Friedel Margareta (Helsinki, FI), Lyle; Ruthie D. (Durham, NC), O'Sullivan; Patrick Joseph (Ballsbridge, IE), Sun; Lin (Morrisville, NC)
Title: Annotating electronic presentation
Patent Number: 9,043,396

Inventors: Han; Jaeman (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Changseok (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Jeehoon (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Grip for golf club and golf club equipped with the same
Patent Number: 7,226,363

Inventors: Hancock, Sr.; Leonard H. (Hummelstown, PA)
Title: Vehicle hydraulic system
Patent Number: 9,038,753

Inventors: Hand; Richard (Katy, TX), Levitt; Wendy (Guttenberg, NJ), Pereira; David (Union, NJ), Austin; Anna (Houston, TX), Coles; Gregory (Houston, TX), Jacobsen; Duane (Roseland, NJ), Khosla; Vinny (Katy, TX), Lunsford; Thomas (Houston, TX), Richards; Renee (Glendale, AZ), Tomaski; Leigh (Missouri City, TX)
Title: Ticket tracking and refunding system and method
Patent Number: 7,228,313

Inventors: Hanna; Michelle M (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Molecular detection systems utilizing reiterative oligonucleotide synthesis
Patent Number: 7,226,738

Inventors: Hansen; Craig (Los Altos, CA), Moussouris; John (Palo Alto, CA), Massalin; Alexia (San Jose, CA)
Title: Processor architecture with wide operand cache
Patent Number: 7,948,496

Inventors: Hansen; Eric (Lake Orion, MI)
Title: Residential window power actuator
Patent Number: 9,038,317

Inventors: Hansen; Scott B. (La Jolla, CA), Taylor; Palmer (Del Mar, CA), Radic; Zoran (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods for identifying agents that modulate LGIC receptor activity
Patent Number: 7,947,466

Inventors: Hansson; Bjorn (Malmo, SE), Jendbro; Magnus (Lund, SE)
Title: Methods, servers, mobile stations, and computer program products using GPS referenced time and delay information in messages for GPS time assistance
Patent Number: 7,228,138

Inventors: Hara; Hiromichi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,227,617

Inventors: Harada; Masakazu (Saitama, JP), Ariji; Takumi (Saitama, JP), Takahashi; Takehiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Crystal device
Patent Number: 9,041,271

Inventors: Harai; Boaz (Haifa, IL), Beyar; Mordechay (Caesarea, IL), Globerman; Oren (Kfar-Shmaryahu, IL)
Title: Tack device with shield
Patent Number: 7,226,408

Inventors: Haraldsson; Tony (Taby, SE), Ostin; Joakim (Stockholm, SE), Lowenborg; Claes-Goran (Vaxholm, SE)
Title: Tuning screw assembly
Patent Number: 7,227,434

Inventors: Harel; Haim (New York, NY), Karmi; Yair (Bridgewater, NJ), Sun; Wei (Hillsborough, NJ)
Title: Method, system and apparatus for applying hybrid ARQ to the control of transmit diversity
Patent Number: 7,949,069

Inventors: Harper; Neil (Mangerton, AU), Nicholson; Peter (Bulli, AU)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining the geographic location of a device
Patent Number: 7,948,435

Inventors: Harris; Phillip C. (Duncan, OK), Heath; Stanley J. (Duncan, OK)
Title: Methods and compositions for reducing the viscosity of treatment fluids used in subterranean operations
Patent Number: 7,225,874

Inventors: Hartl; Christoph (Paderborn, DE)
Title: Hydroforming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,146

Inventors: Hartmann; Fred O. (Thief River Falls, MN), Aaseby; Allen C. (Thief River Falls, MN)
Title: Steering device for pallet truck
Patent Number: 7,226,060

Inventors: Hartz; Helge (Kurort Volkersdorf, DE), Nopper; Markus (Dresden, DE), Preusse; Axel (Radebeul, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for removing bubbles from a process liquid
Patent Number: 7,947,158

Inventors: Hasche; Tom (Dresden, DE), Beyer; Sven (Dresden, DE), Lembach; Gerhard (Langebrueck, DE), Ebermann; Alexander (Dresden, DE)
Title: Gate electrode with a shrink spacer
Patent Number: 9,040,405

Inventors: Hasegawa; Daisuke (Miyagi, JP), Inagaki; Yasuhito (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Haruo (Kanagawa, JP), Sawaguchi; Masahiro (Miyagi, JP)
Title: System for recycling a used plastic, method for reprocessing a used ABS resin, and reclaimed ABS resin
Patent Number: 7,947,749

Inventors: Hasegawa; Shin (Chiba-ken, JP), Kato; Shinji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Sawayama; Noboru (Tokyo-to, JP), Enami; Takashi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Uchida; Fukutoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kobayashi; Shinji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ishibashi; Hitoshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Fujimori; Kohta (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Watanabe; Naoto (Chiba-ken, JP), Ikegami; Kayoko (Chiba-ken, JP), Hirayama; Yushi (Tokyo-to, JP), Kobayashi; Kazumi (Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for image forming capable of controlling image-forming process conditions
Patent Number: 7,228,081

Inventors: Hasegawa; Tomoyuki (Sakai-gun, JP), Matsui; Toshiaki (Sakai-gun, JP), Araki; Hiroshi (Sakai-gun, JP), Saito; Tetsuji (Mishima-gun, JP), Obitsu; Tetsuo (Mishima-gun, JP), Okamoto; Masaki (Suita, JP), Gemba; Yuichi (Sakai-gun, JP), Mikami; Yutaka (Sakai-gun, JP)
Title: 8-(3-pentylamino)-2-methyl-3-(2-chloro-4-methoxyphenyl)-6,7-dihydro-5H-cyc- lopenta[d] pyrazolo[1,5-a]pyrimidine methanesulfonate as a CRF antagonist
Patent Number: 7,947,697

Inventors: Hashimoto; Hideo (Saitama, JP)
Title: Crystal oscillator circuit
Patent Number: 7,227,421

Inventors: Haskell; Barin Geoffry (Mountain View, CA), Puri; Atul (Redmond, WA), Schmidt; Robert Lewis (Howell, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus to prioritize video information during coding and decoding
Patent Number: 9,042,669

Inventors: Hass; Peter M. (Orinda, CA)
Title: Therapeutically enhanced pet toy
Patent Number: 7,946,251

Inventors: Hassid; Gilbert F. (Miami Beach, FL)
Title: Paper attachment method
Patent Number: 7,947,144

Inventors: Hatada; Susumu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Indirect internal reforming solid oxide fuel cell and method for shutting down the same
Patent Number: 9,040,206

Inventors: Hatanaka; Yoshihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Zero voltage switching high-frequency inverter
Patent Number: 7,948,776

Inventors: Hatano; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Miyashita; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Driver management method, driver management apparatus, and driver management program
Patent Number: 7,949,733

Inventors: Hatayama; Kohji (Kanagawa, JP), Kudoh; Taku (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Automatic original conveying device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,578

Inventors: Hattori; Yoshikazu (Nisshin, JP), Ono; Eiichi (Toyota, JP)
Title: Obstacle avoidance control device and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,949,469

Inventors: Haubennestel; Karlheinz (Wesel, DE), Bubat; Alfred (Wesel, DE), Krappe; Udo (Emmerich, DE), Gertzen; Barbel (Emmerich, DE), Garlinsky; Joerg (Wesel, DE), Pritschins; Wolfgang (Wesel, DE)
Title: Dispersing agent for pigment concentrates, its use and masterbatches comprising the dispersing agent
Patent Number: 7,947,777

Inventors: Havemose; Allan (Arroyo Grande, CA)
Title: System and method for event-driven live migration of multi-process applications
Patent Number: 9,043,640

Inventors: Hawkins; Gilbert A. (Mendon, NY), Gao; Zhanjun (Rochester, NY), Xie; Yonglin (Pittsford, NY), Furlani; Edward P. (Lancaster, NY), Ng; Kam C. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Device for merging fluid drops or jets
Patent Number: 7,946,692

Inventors: Haws; David C. (New York, NY), Parida; Laxmi P. (Mohegan Lake, NY)
Title: Lossless compression of the enumeration space of founder line crosses
Patent Number: 9,041,566

Inventors: Hayashi; Eriko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,042,795

Inventors: Hayashi; Kenichi (Abiko, JP), Kamiya; Daisaku (Abiko, JP)
Title: Sheet processing apparatus and image forming apparatus having movable stopper with two conveyors
Patent Number: 7,946,568

Inventors: Hayashi; Tomio (Tamano, JP), Shimamura; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetite particles
Patent Number: 7,226,544

Inventors: Hayman; Jonathan S. (New Orleans, LA)
Title: Method of mechanically controlling the amount of energy to reach a patient undergoing intraoperative electron radiation therapy
Patent Number: 9,040,945

Inventors: He; Ya-Lan (Taichung, TW)
Title: Wrench
Patent Number: 9,038,505

Inventors: Heath; Chester (Springville, UT)
Title: Viral-inhibiting method
Patent Number: 7,228,184

Inventors: Heck; John (Berkeley, CA), Rong; Haisheng (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Method and structure combining vertical and angled facets in silicon photonic waveguides
Patent Number: 9,042,696

Inventors: Hedaya; Joseph A. (New York, NY)
Title: Shower curtain incorporating entertainment system
Patent Number: 9,038,211

Inventors: Hedman; Mats (Bavensvik, SE)
Title: Method and device for pressure pulse generation
Patent Number: 7,225,771

Inventors: Hefty; Mark Sean (Aloha, OR)
Title: Programmable network interface card
Patent Number: 7,948,979

Inventors: Heindl; Richard (Munich, DE), Wendt; Rob (Rapid City, SD)
Title: Arrangement of sheet-pile components
Patent Number: 7,946,791

Inventors: Heller; Michael J. (Encinitas, CA), Tu; Eugene (San Diego, CA), Evans; Glen A. (Plano, TX), Sosnowski; Ronald G. (Coronado, CA)
Title: Self-addressable self-assembling microelectronic systems and devices for molecular biological analysis and diagnostics
Patent Number: 7,947,486

Inventors: Helmreich; Wolfgang (Stuttgart-Botnang, DE), Hellwig; Roland (Schwieberdingen, DE)
Title: Polyphase converter with magnetically coupled phases
Patent Number: 9,041,504

Inventors: Henderson; Winston (Boston, MA), Kennard; Wayne M. (Lexington, MA)
Title: System and method for adapting an electronic device for different desired persona
Patent Number: 9,042,878

Inventors: Hendrix; Jon David (Wimberley, TX), May; Michael R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Sample rate converter with selectable sampling rate and timing reference
Patent Number: 7,227,478

Inventors: Henle; Thomas (Rangendingen, DE), Harald; Gottlieb (Balingen, DE), Beck; Walter (Albstadt, DE), Streifler; Rolf (Weilen, DE)
Title: Controller for a domestic appliance and associated method
Patent Number: 7,948,115

Inventors: Henriksson; Bengt-Ake (S-376 35 Svangsta, SE)
Title: Free-wheeling hub device
Patent Number: 7,225,910

Inventors: Henry; Andre Lee Lewis (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Inflatable device
Patent Number: 9,038,652

Inventors: Heo; Jin-suck (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lee; Won-ho (Suwon-si, KR), Cho; Hye-jung (Anyang-si, KR), Choi; Jong-rock (Seoul, KR)
Title: Hybrid silencer with gas-liquid separating function in fuel cell system
Patent Number: 9,038,772

Inventors: Herbold; Daniel J. (Destrehan, LA)
Title: Method and apparatus for concealing sensors in urban and industrial environments
Patent Number: 7,948,372

Inventors: Herbold; John William (Fountain Inn, SC), Corn; Randall Stephen (Travelers Rest, SC), Holmes; James Bradford (Founain Inn, SC), Spanos; Charles V. (Greenville, SC)
Title: System and method for lifting a casing section
Patent Number: 9,038,253

Inventors: Herbst; Heinz (Loerrach, DE), Stadler; Urs (Madison, NJ)
Title: Mixtures of phenolic and inorganic materials with antimicrobial activity
Patent Number: 7,947,296

Inventors: Herbst; Heinz (Loerrach, DE), Stadler; Urs (Madison, NJ)
Title: Mixtures of phenolic and inorganic materials with antimicrobial activity
Patent Number: 7,947,297

Inventors: Herley; James A. (Chesapeake, VA), Kladias; Nicholas (Ossining, NY), Domoto; Gerald A. (Briarcliff Manor, NY)
Title: Fusing assembly having a temperature equalizing device
Patent Number: 7,228,098

Inventors: Hernandez; Teddi Norman (Overland Park, KS), Dawbarn; John Nathan (Olathe, KS), Krivanek; Douglas Lee (Lenexa, KS), Turner; Terrence Michael (Westwood Hills, KS)
Title: Print-level sensing for interactive play with a printed image
Patent Number: 9,039,483

Inventors: Herrero Abellanas; Enric (Cardedeu, ES), Vera; Xavier (Barcelona, ES), Carretero Casado; Javier (Barcelona, ES), Ramirez; Tanausu (Barcelona, ES), Axelos; Nicholas (Barcelona, ES), Sanchez; Daniel (L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, ES)
Title: Banking of reliability metrics
Patent Number: 9,043,659

Inventors: Herzig; Joseph (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Computer data backup storage device
Patent Number: 7,228,394

Inventors: Heuckeroth; Christian (Wanfried, DE), Kreutzer; Rudolf (Langenfeld, DE), Kawulycz; Peter (Leverkusen, DE)
Title: High-temperature furnace, use of a spinel ceramic and method for carrying out T(O)C measurements of samples
Patent Number: 9,040,306

Inventors: Hidaka; Hideto (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Thin film magnetic memory device including memory cells having a magnetic tunnel junction
Patent Number: 7,948,795

Inventors: Hidaka; Osamu (Miyazaki, JP), Mishima; Kimiharu (Miyazaki, JP), Honkawa; Makoto (Miyazaki, JP)
Title: Vehicle anti-theft system incorporated with internal antennas
Patent Number: 7,948,358

Inventors: Hidding; Edwin (Rhede, DE), Becker; Christian (Salzbergen, DE), Blokhuis; Yvo (Haaksbergen, NL), Thomason; Scott (Greer, SC)
Title: Wind turbine drive shaft connection arrangement
Patent Number: 7,946,819

Inventors: Hill; James (Englewood, CO), Wyatt; Holly (Denver, CO)
Title: Method for determining and compensating for a weight loss energy gap
Patent Number: 7,949,506

Inventors: Hilt; Volker (Middletown, NJ), Hofmann; Markus A. (Fair Haven, NJ), Pappas; Vasileios (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Routing internet communications using network coordinates
Patent Number: 7,948,917

Inventors: Hirai; Ryusuke (Tokyo, JP), Mita; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Shimoyama; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing device, method of processing image, and image display apparatus
Patent Number: 9,042,637

Inventors: Hiraki; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Gomi; Hirotaka (Tokyo, JP), Maejima; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Thin-film magnetic head
Patent Number: 7,948,709

Inventors: Hirao; Koichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Color image processing device and color image processing method
Patent Number: 7,227,990

Inventors: Hirata; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Kakuda; Takashi (Yokohama, JP), Kimura; Nobuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Projection image display device comprising a plurality of illumination optical systems
Patent Number: 9,041,868

Inventors: Hirokane; Junji (Nara, JP), Iwata; Noboru (Tenri, JP)
Title: Optical storage medium, optical read/write apparatus, and optical read/write method
Patent Number: 7,948,850

Inventors: Hirokane; Junji (Nara, JP), Iwata; Noboru (Tenri, JP)
Title: Optical storage medium, optical read/write apparatus, and optical read/write method
Patent Number: 7,948,851

Inventors: Hirotsune; Akemi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Optical disk and recording method of visible figures into optical disk
Patent Number: 7,948,861

Inventors: Ho; Bang-Ching (Hsin-Chu, TW), Shih; Jen-Chieh (Yongkang, TW)
Title: Semiconductor using specific contact angle for immersion lithography
Patent Number: 7,948,096

Inventors: Ho; Yi-Chen (Taipei, TW), Cheng; Chi-Chen (Taipei, TW), Ko; Min-Chi (Bali Township, Taipei County, TW)
Title: Auto-execution signal processing method and apparatus performing the method
Patent Number: 7,949,808

Inventors: Hoffjann; Claus (Hamburg, DE), Tutass; Andreas (Hamburg, DE), Heinrich; Hans-Juergen (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Aircraft with grey-water utilisation system
Patent Number: 7,947,164

Inventors: Hoffmann; Martin (Zwingenberg, DE), Lateulere; Magali (Nyon, CH)
Title: Leave-in hair conditioning composition
Patent Number: 9,040,029

Inventors: Hofmeier; Harald (Dresden, DE), Limmert; Michael (Dresden, DE), Heydemuller; Heike (Dresden, DE), Hartenhauer; Helge (Dresden, DE)
Title: Process for the production of moxonidine
Patent Number: 9,040,697

Inventors: Holenstein; Paul J. (Downingtown, PA), Holenstein; Bruce D. (Media, PA), Highleyman; Wilbur H. (Blairstown, NJ)
Title: Referential integrity, consistency, and completeness loading of databases
Patent Number: 7,949,640

Inventors: Holl; Mark R (Seattle, WA), Edwards; Floyd (Clarence, NY), Morff; Robert J (West Chester, OH), Klein; Gerald L (Edmonds, WA)
Title: Liquid analysis cartridge
Patent Number: 7,226,562

Inventors: Holland; Justin M. (Clinton, TN), Cecala; David M. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Electrolytic systems and methods for making metal halides and refining metals
Patent Number: 9,039,885

Inventors: Holliday; Bradley J. (Austin, TX), Cowley; Alan H. (Austin, TX), Jones; Richard A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Polymer-nanoparticle compositions and methods of making and using same
Patent Number: 7,947,202

Inventors: Holloway; Richard (Concord, CA), Schwandt; Luke (Clayton, CA)
Title: Moving handrail sanitizing device
Patent Number: 9,039,842

Inventors: Holloway; Shelley L. (LaPorte, TX)
Title: Hair bow maker
Patent Number: 7,946,456

Inventors: Holms; Debra A. (Germantown, WI), Holms; Rory J. (Germantown, WI)
Title: Dual-purpose jar-aquarium
Patent Number: 7,946,250

Inventors: Holonyak, Jr.; Nick (Urbana, IL), Dupuis; Russell (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Semiconductor devices and methods
Patent Number: 7,227,173

Inventors: Holthe; Ragnar (Raufoss, NO)
Title: Method for the production of a tubular body, and control arm produced by this method
Patent Number: 9,038,270

Inventors: Holton; Robert A. (Tallahassee, FL)
Title: Taxanes having a C7 carbonate substituent
Patent Number: 7,226,944

Inventors: Hong; Augustin J. (White Plains, NY), Jung; Woo-Shik (Stanford, CA), Kim; Jeehwan (Los Angeles, CA), Nahum; Jae-Woong (New York, NY), Sadana; Devendra K. (Pleasantville, NY)
Title: Formation of metal nanospheres and microspheres
Patent Number: 9,040,428

Inventors: Hong; Pil Soon (Gwangmyeong-si, KR), Park; Gwui-Hyun (Osan-si, KR), Byun; Jin-Su (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Sang Gab (Seoul, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array panel and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,041,001

Inventors: Hongo; Hironobu (Kawasaki, JP), Ishidoh; Katsutoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Amplifying circuit, AC signal amplifying circuit and input bias adjusting method
Patent Number: 7,948,318

Inventors: Honhoff; Saskia Gerarda (Salzbergen, DE)
Title: Wind turbine blade cleaning method
Patent Number: 7,946,814

Inventors: Honjo; Kenichi (Osaka, JP), Yumiki; Naoto (Osaka, JP)
Title: Camera system
Patent Number: 7,948,549

Inventors: Honma; Yuichi (Wakayama, JP), Tamaki; Ryoichi (Wakayama, JP), Mukai; Takashi (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Additive for heating asphalt
Patent Number: 7,226,500

Inventors: Hoo, legal representative; Kuong (Singapore, SG), Leong; Foo Leng (Singapore, SG), Chui; Siew Yong (Singapore, SG), Toeh; Cheng Yong (Singapore, SG), Rana, deceased; Sakti Pada (Singapore, SG)
Title: System and method for detecting back electromotive force with automatic pole calibration
Patent Number: 7,227,321

Inventors: Hori; Yoshiaki (Saitama, JP), Mizuno; Kinya (Saitama, JP)
Title: Structure of receiving and delivering oil
Patent Number: 7,225,897

Inventors: Horian; Richard C. (Corona, CA)
Title: Cover for recessed down-light
Patent Number: 7,946,736

Inventors: Horibe; Yasutaka (Nara, JP), Nishiura; Yoshiharu (Shiga, JP), Kakisaka; Shunsuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: Metal halide lamp
Patent Number: 7,227,309

Inventors: Horikawa; Yasuo (Kodaira, JP), Eguchi; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP), Ohtsuki; Masashi (Koganei, JP)
Title: Non-aqueous electrolyte for battery and non-aqueous electrolyte battery comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,947,399

Inventors: Horing; Gerhard (Hagnau, DE)
Title: Shift rocker arrangement for a shift transmission
Patent Number: 7,946,190

Inventors: Hornstein; David (Lexington, MA)
Title: Aesthetic profile collection
Patent Number: 7,228,283

Inventors: Horton; David P. (Calgary, CA), Ghesner; Ioan (Calgary, CA)
Title: Gelled hydrocarbons for oilfield processes, phosphate ester compounds useful in gellation of hydrocarbons and methods for production and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,947,632

Inventors: Horton; Robert (Kingwood, TX)
Title: Reconfigurable fixed suspension semi-trailer, flatbed or chassis
Patent Number: 9,039,022

Inventors: Hosobata; Takuya (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Reaction force cancel system
Patent Number: 7,948,198

Inventors: Hou; Jack (Fremont, CA), Zang; HongMei (Sunnyvale, CA), Chen; Yajuan (San Jose, CA), Chen; Jing-Den (Milpitas, CA), Liao; Chih-Yuan (Saratoga, CA), Liang; Rong-Chang (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Electrophoretic dispersions
Patent Number: 7,226,550

Inventors: Hougham; Gareth (Yorktown Heights, NY), McVicker; Gerard (Yorktown Heights, NY), Gu; Xiaoxiong (Yorktown Heights, NY), Kang; Sung K. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Libsch; Frank R. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Liu; Xiao H. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Axiocentric scrubbing land grid array contacts and methods for fabrication
Patent Number: 9,040,841

Inventors: Howe; Leslie David (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Light fixtures and multi-plane light modifying elements
Patent Number: 9,039,251

Inventors: Hoyle; William Vance (Woonsocket, RI)
Title: Guitar slide holder
Patent Number: 7,947,886

Inventors: Hsieh; Chang-Jen (Hsinchu, TW), Sung; Hung-Cheng (Hsin-Chu, TW), Hsu; Te-Hsun (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Architecture to monitor isolation integrity between floating gate and source line
Patent Number: 7,226,828

Inventors: Hsieh; Hung-Yen (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Electrical plug and socket connector and plug thereof
Patent Number: 7,946,858

Inventors: Hsieh; Lin-Hsiang (Taoyuan, TW), Schediwy; Richard R. (Union City, CA)
Title: Input device with force sensing
Patent Number: 9,041,418

Inventors: Hsieh; Shu-Hui (Miao-Li Hsien, TW), Chen; Jyh-Ming (Miao-Li Hsien, TW), Lai; Chih-Ming (Miao-Li Hsien, TW)
Title: Surface light source device
Patent Number: 7,946,746

Inventors: Hsieh; Wen-Yi (Tu-Cheng, TW), Nakao; Kenzo (Yokohama, JP), Hsiao; Shih-Wei (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Socket assembly with heat sink module
Patent Number: 7,946,881

Inventors: Hsu; Eric (Taipei, TW)
Title: Elliptical exercise device
Patent Number: 7,226,391

Inventors: Hsu; Mau-Pin (Taipei, TW), Wu; Chia-Ming (Taipei, TW), Lee; Chia-En (Taipei, TW), Peng; Ta-Chan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Motor vehicle and rickshaw and tilting mechanism thereof
Patent Number: 7,946,596

Inventors: Hsu; Peng-Fu (Hsinchu, TW), Yen; Fong-Yu (Taoyuan County, TW), Mor; Yi-Shien (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Huan-Just (Hsinchu, TW), Jin; Ying (Singapore, SG), Tao; Hun-Jan (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Semiconductor devices with dual-metal gate structures and fabrication methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,947,591

Inventors: Hsu; Tsung-Yung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Seat cushion structure
Patent Number: 7,946,655

Inventors: Hsueh; Ching-Wen (Yilan County, TW), Lin; Li-Lien (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Reproduction data recording methods
Patent Number: 7,948,848

Inventors: Huang; Bor-Shiun (Longtan Shiang, TW), Ou Yang; Chii-Neng (Longtan Shiang, TW), Hsu; Yi-Ru (Longtan Shiang, TW), Hsu; Yao-Tung (Longtan Shiang, TW), Lin; Tsung-Te (Longtan Shiang, TW)
Title: Apparatus for measuring the strength of solar cells
Patent Number: 7,946,182

Inventors: Huang; Cheng-Wei (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Method for measuring subject distance
Patent Number: 7,949,244

Inventors: Huang; Chien-Feng (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Mold for forming optical lens
Patent Number: 7,946,838

Inventors: Huang; Chien-Hao (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Photocatalysis testing device
Patent Number: 7,948,624

Inventors: Huang; Chin-Chen (Changhus Hsien, TW)
Title: Foot exercise machine
Patent Number: 9,039,583

Inventors: Huang; Geoffrey (Mountain View, CA), Vilhuber; Jan (San Luis Obispo, CA)
Title: Technique for generating control messages with reason information between nodes in a data network
Patent Number: 7,228,421

Inventors: Huang; Hsin-Shun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Vacuum-lifting device for assembling and testing optical connector
Patent Number: 9,039,059

Inventors: Huang; Hsin-Shun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Fixing device for optical fiber detection
Patent Number: 9,039,297

Inventors: Huang; Hsin-Shun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Waveguide lens for coupling laser light source and optical element
Patent Number: 9,042,687

Inventors: Huang; Joseph (San Jose, CA), Sung; Chiakang (Milpitas, CA), Pan; Philip (Fremont, CA), Chong; Yan (San Jose, CA), Lee; Andy L. (San Jose, CA), Johnson; Brian D. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: High-performance memory interface circuit architecture
Patent Number: 7,227,395

Inventors: Huang; Po-Wei (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical fiber connector
Patent Number: 9,039,292

Inventors: Huang; Shi-Hwa (New Taipei, TW), Hsu; Mao-Sheng (Tao Tuan, TW), Tsai; Ming-Hsien (Tao Tuan, TW), Chen; Chi-Wei (Tao Tuan, TW)
Title: LCOS projection system having beam recycling module with total internal reflecting prism
Patent Number: 9,039,185

Inventors: Huang; Xiaodi (Houghton, MI), Huang; Nannon R. (Houghton, MI), Song; Xiaobin (Houghton, MI)
Title: High thermal conductivity disk brakes
Patent Number: 9,038,271

Inventors: Huang; Yu-Chia (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Smart card holder for portable electronic device
Patent Number: 7,946,876

Inventors: Huang; Yung-Lun (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Projector system and portable electronic device having same
Patent Number: 9,039,205

Inventors: Hubinette; Ulrik (Alunda, SE)
Title: Measurement system to measure a physiological condition in a body
Patent Number: 7,946,997

Inventors: Hug; Joshua D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Rights enforcement and usage reporting on a client device
Patent Number: 7,949,877

Inventors: Hui; Kwan San (Hong Kong, CN), Tsui; Kwok Leung (Hong Kong, CN), Fu; Man On (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Gas treatment by catalytic ozone oxidation
Patent Number: 9,040,007

Inventors: Huisken; Bartholomeus J. F. (Barcelona, ES)
Title: Personal communications systems
Patent Number: 7,949,374

Inventors: Hultell; Johan (Solna, SE), von Wrycza; Peter (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Base station, user equipment, radio network controller and methods therein
Patent Number: 9,042,344

Inventors: Hung; Jui-Wen (Taipei Hsien, TW), Cheng; Nien-Tien (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chuang; Ping-Yang (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Portable electronic device incorporating extendable thermal module
Patent Number: 7,948,750

Inventors: Huott; William V. (Holmes, NY), Kark; Kevin W. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Massey; John G. (Jericho, VT), Muller; K. Paul (Wappinger Falls, NY), Rude; David L. (Wendell, NC), Wolpert; David S. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Error protection for integrated circuits
Patent Number: 9,043,683

Inventors: Huott; William V. (Holmes, NY), Kark; Kevin W. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Massey; John G. (Jericho, VT), Muller; K. Paul (Wappingers Falls, NY), Rude; David L. (Wendell, NC), Wolpert; David S. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Placement of storage cells on an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 9,041,428

Inventors: Hurtta; Tuija (Espoo, FI), Honkasalo; Zhi-Chun (Kauniainen, FI)
Title: Controlling services in a packet data network
Patent Number: 7,948,952

Inventors: Hussain; Syed Tajammul (Islamabad, PK), Ahmed; Mehmood (Karachi, PK)
Title: Nano catalytic dewaxing of heavy petroleum wastes (>C-23 alkanes)
Patent Number: 9,039,892

Inventors: Hwang; Chang-Youn (Kyoungki-do, KR), Kim; Dong-Sauk (Kyoungki-do, KR), Jung; Jin-Ki (Kyoungki-do, KR)
Title: Method for fabricating semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,226,829

Inventors: Hwang; Tae-don (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; Hong-seok (Uijeonglou-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for receiving television and radio broadcasting signals using a single tuner
Patent Number: 7,227,591

Inventors: Iancea; Octavian (Fremont, CA), Chuter; Timothy A. M. (Burlingame, CA), Escano; Arnold M. (Santa Clara, CA), Hayashi; Reid (Palo Alto, CA), Eckert; Robin W. (San Jose, CA), Fitz; Matthew J. (Encinitas, CA), Farahani; Shahrokh R. (Danville, CA), Perez; Juan I. (Sunnyvale, CA), Newhauser; Richard (San Francisco, CA), Pollock; David T. (San Carlos, CA), Tesar; Aleta (Leander, TX)
Title: Modular graft component junctions
Patent Number: 7,226,474

Inventors: Ichihara; Masaaki (Gifu-ken, JP)
Title: Service distribution device and service display device
Patent Number: 9,043,705

Inventors: Ichinoseki; Kentaro (Hyogo-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,041,098

Inventors: Ignatiev; Kirill M. (Sidney, OH)
Title: Piston and scroll compressor assembly
Patent Number: 9,039,396

Inventors: Iino; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Yamazaki; Naoya (Kawasaki, JP), Shirakami; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Tada; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Fan unit for forced air cooling, motherboard formed wiring for operating fan unit, and electronic equipment to be fan-cooled
Patent Number: 7,228,204

Inventors: Iio; Kiyokazu (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Crimp terminal having engaging portions extending forward from core crimping portions
Patent Number: 9,039,466

Inventors: Ikawa; Yohei (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Negishi; Shiho (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Takeuchi; Hironori (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Extracting terms from document data including text segment
Patent Number: 9,043,339

Inventors: Ikeda; Atsushi (Daito, JP)
Title: Optical pickup
Patent Number: 7,948,855

Inventors: Ikeda; Tsutomu (Tokoname, JP)
Title: Rotational angle sensors and throttle devices
Patent Number: 7,946,555

Inventors: Ikegami; Teruya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Management supporting system, management supporting method, and management supporting program
Patent Number: 7,949,906

Inventors: Ikeuchi; Katsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Hasegawa; Kazuhide (Tokyo, JP), Masuda; Tomohito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Shape measurement device and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,949,179

Inventors: Imamichi; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Koyanagi; Teruo (Tokyo, JP), Rudy; Raymond H. P. (Yokohama, JP), Unno; Yuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Data store capable of efficient storing of keys
Patent Number: 9,043,660

Inventors: Imken; Ronald L. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Long length flexible circuits and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,947,429

Inventors: Imura; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobil terminal device, personal identification number verification program, and method of verifying personal identification number
Patent Number: 7,949,881

Inventors: Inaoka; Seiji (Nazareth, PA)
Title: Non-aqueous, non-corrosive microelectronic cleaning compositions containing polymeric corrosion inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,947,639

Inventors: Inazumi; Masanobu (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Induction motor control device
Patent Number: 7,948,201

Inventors: Inch; Randy C. (Tucson, AZ), Judd; Kevin B. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Variable stopwrite threshold using kurtosis
Patent Number: 9,042,046

Inventors: Ing; Stephen S. (Beaverton, OR), Lord; Christopher J. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for bit rate control in a digital video environment for arbitrary bandwidth
Patent Number: 7,949,043

Inventors: Inoue; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Kudo; Keisuke (Aomori, JP), Nakagawa; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Irube; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Bridge circuit
Patent Number: 9,043,496

Inventors: Inoue; Naoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Absorption refrigerating machine
Patent Number: 7,225,634

Inventors: Inoue; Rikio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Photothermographic material
Patent Number: 7,226,728

Inventors: Ishida; Hatsuo (Shaker Heights, OH), Velez-Herrera; Pedro (Washington, DC)
Title: Benzoxazine monomers, polymers and compositions
Patent Number: 7,947,802

Inventors: Ishida; Mitsuya (Ritto, JP), Mori; Hiroyuki (Nagahara, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method for printed circuit board
Patent Number: 9,040,831

Inventors: Ishii; Masaaki (Saitama, JP), Hasegawa; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP), Sakaguchi; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Floating-point number arithmetic circuit for handling immediate values
Patent Number: 7,949,696

Inventors: Ishii; Yoshito (Hitachi, JP), Nishida; Tatsuya (Hitachi, JP), Fujita; Atsushi (Hitachi, JP), Yamada; Kazuo (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Graphite particles and lithium secondary battery using the same as negative electrode
Patent Number: 7,947,395

Inventors: Ishikawa; Shinichi (Tochigi-ken, JP), Tokugawa; Kazuhito (Tochigi-ken, JP)
Title: Control apparatus for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,949,457

Inventors: Ishiyama; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Jinmei; Tatuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Prefix and IP address management scheme for router and host in network system
Patent Number: 7,949,742

Inventors: Isley; Reggald Emory (Grande Prairie, CA)
Title: Feed rollers for tree handling
Patent Number: 7,225,842

Inventors: Isoyama; Yoshikazu (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Vehicle-mounted LAN system, electronic control unit, relay connection unit, and vehicle-mounted LAN communication means
Patent Number: 7,948,998

Inventors: Israel; Bruce (Bethesda, MD), Gritton; Charles W. K. (Sterling, VA), Hunleth; Frank A. (Rockville, MD), Scheirey; Stephen (Urbana, MD), Simpkins; Daniel S. (Bethesda, MD), Stoner; Ryan (Chicago, IL), Wang; Yizhong (Boyds, MD)
Title: Metadata brokering server and methods
Patent Number: 9,043,369

Inventors: Ito; Akira (Irvine, CA), Chen; Henry K. (Irvine, CA)
Title: Integrated fuse with regions of different doping within the fuse neck
Patent Number: 7,227,238

Inventors: Ito; Hidehiro (Wako, JP), Iwaki; Makoto (Wako, JP), Nitawaki; Masakatsu (Miyazaki-gun, JP), Kawano; Hitoshi (Miyazaki-gun, JP)
Title: Door handle device for vehicles
Patent Number: 7,226,096

Inventors: Itoh; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer readable medium and computer data signal for processing image
Patent Number: 7,949,184

Inventors: Itoh; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Tone detector
Patent Number: 7,227,943

Inventors: Itoh; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program product for determining a direction of transparent color material pattern based on acquired grain direction
Patent Number: 9,041,970

Inventors: Itoh; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Omori; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fe--Ni based permalloy and method of producing the same and cast slab
Patent Number: 7,226,515

Inventors: Iwakawa; Tadashi (Toride, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,228,083

Inventors: Iwaki; Satoshi (Iruma, JP), Nakayama; Akira (Hachioji, JP), Machino; Tamotsu (Tokorozawa, JP), Kitagishi; Ikuo (Hachioji, JP), Nakamura; Yukihiro (Higashiyamato, JP)
Title: Information communication apparatus, transmission apparatus and receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,519

Inventors: Iwami; Satoshi (Kobe, JP), Moriyama; Keiji (Kobe, JP), Sasaki; Takashi (Kobe, JP), Kikuchi; Masaaki (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method of producing a golf ball
Patent Number: 7,226,557

Inventors: Iwamura; Takashige (Yokohama, JP), Oeda; Takashi (Sagamihara, JP), Satoo; Takao (Odawara, JP)
Title: Multi-site remote-copy system
Patent Number: 7,228,398

Inventors: Iwata; Masakazu (Otsu, JP)
Title: Binder for electrostatic image developing toner
Patent Number: 7,226,984

Inventors: Iwaya; Masanobu (Matsumoto, JP), Hiruta; Reiko (Matsumoto, JP), Ueno; Katsunori (Matsumoto, JP), Mochizuki; Kunio (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method for micro-transformers
Patent Number: 7,947,600

Inventors: Iwazaki; Fumiharu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Thermal printer and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,948,510

Inventors: Izuki; Manabu (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Optical glass and optical element
Patent Number: 7,947,618

Inventors: Izutsu; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile information communication apparatus, connection unit for mobile information communication apparatus, and external input/output unit for mobile information communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,804

Inventors: Jackson, III; Denton L. (Coldwater, MS)
Title: Enhanced pole guards for electric utility poles
Patent Number: 7,947,899

Inventors: Jackson; James Richard (Cliddesden, GB)
Title: Recording assay device
Patent Number: 7,947,490

Inventors: Jacob Sushil; George T. (Bangalore, IN), Kannan; Kalapriya (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Defining marketing strategies through derived E-commerce patterns
Patent Number: 9,043,220

Inventors: Jacobsen; Brian (Vanlose, DK), Mortensen; Soren Alain (Copenhagen W, DK)
Title: Compiling and accessing subject-specific information from a computer network
Patent Number: 7,949,648

Inventors: Jaeschke; Georg (Basel, CH), Kolczewski; Sabine (Rheinfelden, DE), Porter; Richard Hugh Philip (Reinach, CH), Vieira; Eric (Frenkendorf, CH)
Title: Pyrazine-2-carboxyamide derivatives
Patent Number: 7,947,685

Inventors: Jain; Anupam (Gurgaon, IN), Rajput; Nitendra (New Delhi, IN), Robinson; Simon N. (Swansea, GB)
Title: Controlling a voice site using non-standard haptic commands
Patent Number: 9,041,562

Inventors: Jain; Mudit (Woodbury, MN), Higgins; Steven L. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA), Meyer; Scott A. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Cardiac rhythm management systems and methods using acoustic contractility indicator
Patent Number: 7,228,175

Inventors: Jakimov; Andreas (Munich, DE), Schneiderbanger; Stefan (Bergkirchen, DE), Hertter; Manuel (Munich, DE)
Title: Method and device for coating components
Patent Number: 9,040,116

Inventors: Janssen; Robert Allen (Alpharetta, GA), Ahles; John Glen (Neenah, WI), Ehlert; Thomas David (Neenah, WI), MacDonald; John Gavin (Decatur, GA), McCraw, Jr.; Earl C. (Duluth, GA), McNichols; Patrick Sean (Hortonville, WI), Rasmussen; Paul Warren (Neenah, WI), Roffers; Steve (Neenah, WI)
Title: Treatment chamber for separating compounds from aqueous effluent
Patent Number: 7,947,184

Inventors: Jarverud; Karin (Solna, SE), Holmstrom; Nils (Jarfalla, SE), Bjorling; Anders (Jarfalla, SE), Uhrenius; Asa (Stockholm, SE), Hedberg; Sven-Erik (Kungsangen, SE), Budgifvars; Goran (Spanga, SE), Strandberg; Hans (Sundbyberg, SE)
Title: Bi-ventricular pacer, system and method
Patent Number: 7,228,172

Inventors: Jaskol; James K. (Lawndale, CA), Tomlin; Jason C. (Anaheim Hills, CA), Athans; Kristin Lynn (Trabuco Canyon, CA), Wong; Kwok Wah James (Walnut, CA), Yeh; Edward (Diamond Bar, CA)
Title: Pawl and ratchet assembly adapted for indirect sensing of proper operation
Patent Number: 7,947,943

Inventors: Jaskowiak; Timothy R. (Webster, NY), Longhenry; Joy L. (Webster, NY), Blair; Christopher D. (Webster, NY)
Title: Nano-size powder coatings for donor members
Patent Number: 7,228,094

Inventors: Jeffries; Thomas W. (Madison, WI), Jin; Yong-Su (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Xylose-fermenting recombinant yeast strains
Patent Number: 7,226,735

Inventors: Jeffryes; Benjamin (Cambridge, GB), Bailey; Louise (St. Neots, GB), Cooper; Iain (Texas, TX), Maitland; Geoffrey (Cambridge, GB), Guillot; Dominique (Somerville, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for well construction
Patent Number: 7,946,359

Inventors: Jen; Michelle C. (Sunnyvale, CA), Sharma; Debendra Das (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Out-of-order servicing of read requests with minimal additional storage
Patent Number: 7,228,362

Inventors: Jenkins; Thomas E. (La Honda, CA), Ji; Yu-Hua (Redwood City, CA), Wu; Huiwei (Foster City, CA), Bolton; Jennifer (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Substituted phenol compounds useful for anesthesia and sedation
Patent Number: 7,226,946

Inventors: Jeon; Seon Kwang (Icheon-si, KR), Ryu; Sung Soo (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Chang Il (Busan, KR)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,041,178

Inventors: Jeong; Soon-gyu (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Young-woo (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Hoo-seung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for optically backing up data
Patent Number: 9,043,566

Inventors: Jesewitz; Raymond L. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Height adjustable tower with integrated cargo rack aparatus for wakeboard boats
Patent Number: 9,038,875

Inventors: Jimenez; Hermogenes N. (Belleville, NJ), Li; Guiying (River Edge, NJ), Doller; Dario (Sparta, NJ), Grenon; Michel (Saddle Brook, NJ), White; Andrew D. (Pinckney, MI), Ma; Gil (Englewood, NJ), Guo; Maojun (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Adamantyl diamide derivatives and uses of same
Patent Number: 7,947,680

Inventors: Jin; Hongxia (San Jose, CA), Schumacher; Scott (Porter Ranch, CA), Wang; Qihua (San Jose, CA)
Title: Intelligent decision support for consent management
Patent Number: 9,043,937

Inventors: Jin; Yong Suk (Anyang-si, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Seoul, KR), Youn; Ae Ran (Anyang-si, KR), Mun; Du Hyun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Beom Joon (Seoul, KR), Han; Seung Hee (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jeong Ki (Chungcheongnam-do, KR)
Title: Communication method using relay station in mobile communication system
Patent Number: 9,042,293

Inventors: Joch; Anthony (Waterloo, CA), Gallant; Michael (Kitchener, CA), Kordasiewicz; Roman Czeslaw (Elmira, CA), Korhonen; Mark (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for dynamic transcoding of indexed media file formats
Patent Number: 9,042,449

Inventors: Johansson; Daniel L. (Enebyberg, SE), Cohen; Ilan (Alvsjo, SE), Hedblom; Susanne (Valbo, SE), Wahlby; Urban (Osterskar, SE), Furberg; Richard (Akersberga, SE)
Title: Beverage cooler, a refrigerator comprising such a beverage cooler and a method for cooling beverage
Patent Number: 9,038,401

Inventors: Johansson; Oskar (Stockholm, SE), Hansson; Jorgen (Hagersten, SE), Pettersson; Henrik (Sodertalje, SE)
Title: Module for determining of reference values for a vehicle control system
Patent Number: 9,043,114

Inventors: John; Wadsworth (Burbank, CA)
Title: Electrical connector and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,946,852

Inventors: Johnson; David A. (Del Mar, CA), Pritts; James (Emerald Hills, CA)
Title: Curved lenses configured to decode three-dimensional content
Patent Number: 7,946,703

Inventors: Johnson; Jerome Dale (North Mankato, MN), Lundberg; David Robert (Conifer, CO), Krebsbach; Michael Paul (Eau Claire, WI)
Title: Sales force automation and method
Patent Number: 7,949,578

Inventors: Johnson; Ronald L. (San Jose, CA), Gallegos; Robert J. (Fremont, CA), Escobar; Steven Simas (San Jose, CA), Hudson; Anders Scot (Campbell, CA), Ruiz; Idriss Mansouri-Chafik (San Jose, CA), Lockhart; Yugen Patrick (Palo Alto, CA), Wilson; Howard Allen (Santa Clara, CA), Colton; Eric M. (Torrance, CA)
Title: Tool handle for holding multiple tools of different sizes during use
Patent Number: 7,946,203

Inventors: Johnson; Stanley P. (Simsbury, CT)
Title: Product inspection system and a method for implementing same
Patent Number: 7,227,163

Inventors: Johnson; Terence L. (Fairfax, VA), Sharma; Nitin (Centreville, VA), Lobo; Ryan W. (Arlington, TX)
Title: Circuit and method for reducing direct current biases
Patent Number: 7,228,120

Inventors: Johnston; Victor J. (Houston, TX), Kimmich; Barbara F. (Bernardsville, NJ), Potts; John L. (Angleton, TX), Weiner; Heiko (Pasadena, TX), Wollrab; Radmila (Houston, TX), Zink; James H. (League City, TX), Chapman; Josefina T. (Houston, TX), Chen; Laiyuan (Houston, TX)
Title: Catalysts for making ethanol from acetic acid
Patent Number: 9,040,443

Inventors: Jones; Clare (Amersham, GB), Ewan; Amanda (London, GB), Wynn; Duncan (Amersham, GB), Gaeta; Alessandra (Amersham, GB), Nairne; James (Amersham, GB)
Title: Heterocyclic compounds as imaging probes of tau pathology
Patent Number: 9,040,021

Inventors: Jones; Daniel Thomas (Isle of Wight, GB)
Title: Fibre-reinforced composite moulding and manufacture thereof
Patent Number: 9,039,952

Inventors: Jones; Richard (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Planar non-magnetic optical isolator
Patent Number: 7,228,023

Inventors: Jones; Richard (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus providing an output coupler for an optical beam
Patent Number: 7,228,030

Inventors: Jones; William Dale (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: High-pressure processing chamber for a semiconductor wafer
Patent Number: 7,225,820

Inventors: Jongebloed; Kenneth William (Cocoa Beach, FL)
Title: Adaptive network-centric online autonomic supply chain management system
Patent Number: 7,225,981

Inventors: Joost; Holger (Flensburg, DE), Momsen; Jan (Bredstedt, DE), Hansen; Bernd (Rantrum, DE)
Title: Cleaning machine
Patent Number: 9,038,646

Inventors: Joshi; Pushkar Makarand (Erie, PA)
Title: Dual fuel injection system
Patent Number: 9,038,606

Inventors: Juang; Zhen-Yu (Taipei, TW), Kuo; Teng-Fang (Kaohsiung, TW), Tsai; Chuen-Horng (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; I-Nan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Thermal pyrolysising chemical vapor deposition method for synthesizing nano-carbon material
Patent Number: 7,226,643

Inventors: Judge; Daniel Philip (Baltimore, MD), Andersen; Peter (Baltimore, MD), Shenje; Lincoln Takura (Portland, OR)
Title: Reduction of ALMS1 gene expression or inhibition of altrom protein to induce cardiomyocyte proliferation
Patent Number: 9,040,496

Inventors: Judge; Ronald J. (Corona, CA)
Title: Slide assembly
Patent Number: 9,039,107

Inventors: Jujjuri; Venkateswararao (Beaverton, OR), Kodi; Sripathi (Bangalore, IN), Mohan Raj; Mohan Kumar (Salem, IN), Veetil; Aneesh K. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Identifying symbolic links
Patent Number: 9,043,312

Inventors: Jundt; Larry Oscar (Round Rock, TX), Campney; Bruce Hubert (Pflugerville, TX), Ott; Michael George (Austin, TX), Hammack; Stephen Gerard (Austin, TX)
Title: Methods and apparatus to create process control graphics based on process control information
Patent Number: 9,043,716

Inventors: Jung; Byung Dal (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Chun Sung (Seoul, KR), Jo; Nam Seok (Osan-gi, KR), Park; Jong Seok (Gunpo-si, KR)
Title: Digital TV with operating system and method of driving same
Patent Number: 7,227,590

Inventors: Jung; Dae-Kwang (Suwon-si, KR), Oh; Yun-Je (Yongin-si, KR), Hwang; Seong-Taek (Pyeongtaek-si, KR)
Title: Bidirectional optical add/drop multiplexer and wavelength division multiplexed ring network using the same
Patent Number: 7,228,021

Inventors: Jung; In Uk (Seoul, KR), Kim; Yong Ho (Incheon, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Method of zone switch in a broadband wireless access system
Patent Number: 9,042,341

Inventors: Jung; Inuk (Anyang-si, KR), Kwak; Jinsam (Anyang-si, KR), Ryu; Kiseon (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Wookbong (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficient zone switch operation in a broadband wireless access system
Patent Number: 9,042,896

Inventors: Jung; Tae Kyu (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Mixture ratio stabilizer for liquid propellant rocket engine
Patent Number: 7,946,107

Inventors: Junk; Christopher P. (Wilmington, DE), May; Donald Douglas (Chadds Ford, PA)
Title: Flame retardant polycarbonate compositions
Patent Number: 7,947,770

Inventors: Jurkat; Mark (Norderstedt, DE)
Title: Method for controlling a wind energy park
Patent Number: 7,949,434

Inventors: Kageyama; Satoshi (Kyoto, JP), Nakao; Yuichi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,948,094

Inventors: Kah, Jr.; Carl (North Palm Beach, FL), Kah, III; Carl (N. Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Rotary drive sprinkler with flow control and shut off valve in nozzle housing
Patent Number: 7,226,003

Inventors: Kaiwa; Nakaba (Tokyo, JP), Ikeda; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Fujisawa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Okahiro; Tetsuaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having a memory and calibration circuit that selectively adjusts an impedance of an output buffer dependent upon refresh commands
Patent Number: 9,043,539

Inventors: Kaizuka; Masao (San Jose, CA)
Title: Using hysteresis to generate a low power clock
Patent Number: 7,227,426

Inventors: Kajmowicz; Garrett Arthur (Bellevue, PA), Jernigan; Richard (Sewickley, PA)
Title: Dual-phase file system checker
Patent Number: 9,043,288

Inventors: Kakinohana; Masaru (Susono, JP), Hirata; Hirohito (Suntou-gun, JP), Ibe; Masaya (Susono, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for PM purification
Patent Number: 7,946,111

Inventors: Kakui; Kentaro (Odawara, JP), Achiwa; Kyosuke (Yamato, KR)
Title: Data storage control on storage devices
Patent Number: 7,949,828

Inventors: Kakui; Motoki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Light source apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,021

Inventors: Kaler; Christopher G. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Electronically negotiating application layer properties
Patent Number: 7,949,758

Inventors: Kaltenback; Markus (Boeblingen, DE), Leenstra; Jens (Boeblingen, DE), Oehler; Philipp (Boeblingen, DE), Panitz; Philipp (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Techniques for reusing components of a logical operations functional block as an error correction code correction unit
Patent Number: 9,043,673

Inventors: Kamada; Kou (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Plastic optical fibers and processes for producing them
Patent Number: 7,228,038

Inventors: Kamada; Taisuke (Kurashiki, JP), Fuchigami; Toshio (Tokyo, JP), Inagi; Shinsuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Thiophene derivative, method for producing same, and polymer of thiophene derivative
Patent Number: 9,039,936

Inventors: Kambe; Nobuyuki (Menlo Park, CA), Honeker; Christian C. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Structures incorporating polymer-inorganic particle blends
Patent Number: 7,226,966

Inventors: Kameda; Norifumi (Hiratsuka, JP), Hashimura; Yoshiaki (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 7,947,141

Inventors: Kamijima; Akifumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for forming photosensitive polyimide pattern and electronic devices having the pattern
Patent Number: 7,947,428

Inventors: Kamikado; Masaru (Kariya, JP)
Title: Brake control apparatus for vehicle and brake control method for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,949,455

Inventors: Kanai; Hiroki (Odawara, JP), Kato; Shoji (Odawara, JP), Yauchi; Yuusuke (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage control apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,228,382

Inventors: Kanda; Takashi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Aqueous surfactant solution for developing coating film layer
Patent Number: 7,226,726

Inventors: Kandler; Michael (Munich, DE), Niklas; Alfred (Poing, DE)
Title: Housing structure of a pressure sensor apparatus and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 7,225,678

Inventors: Kang; Byeong Woo (Anyang-si, KR), Roh; Dong Wook (Anyang-si, KR), Noh; Yu Jin (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Bong Hoe (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Dae Won (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for performing retransmission in MIMO wireless communication system and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 9,042,314

Inventors: Kang; Sang-min (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Lee; Jeoung-gwen (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Back-light assembly and liquid crystal display including the same
Patent Number: 7,948,573

Inventors: Kang; Young (Columbia, SC)
Title: Fishing reel having improved pay out clicking mechanism
Patent Number: 7,226,013

Inventors: Kanitz; Andreas (Hochstadt, DE), Patzold; Ralph (Roth, DE), Sarfert; Wiebke (Herzogenaurach, DE), Suhonen; Riikka (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Solution-processed organic electronic structural element with improved electrode layer
Patent Number: 9,040,112

Inventors: Kanzaki; Takao (Miyoshi, JP), Kitano; Eiji (Toyota, JP)
Title: Vehicle and control method of vehicle
Patent Number: 9,043,066

Inventors: Kaplan; Jonathan (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for a modular underwater weighting system
Patent Number: 9,039,331

Inventors: Karim; Ahsanul (Canton, MI), Zouani; Abdelkrim (Canton, MI), Plymale; Kevin William (Canton, MI), Zeng; Paul (Inkster, MI)
Title: Purge valve noise attenuation system and method
Patent Number: 9,038,605

Inventors: Karlstrom; Johan Tore (FIN-22150 Jomala, FI), Karlstrom; Johan Mikael (FIN-22100 Mariehamn, FI)
Title: Stud system and methods related thereto
Patent Number: 7,225,594

Inventors: Karmarkar; Amit (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Association of context data with a voice-message component
Patent Number: 9,042,921

Inventors: Karr; Lawrence J. (Santa Monica, CA), Mankovitz; Roy J. (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Location of cooperative tags with personal electronic device
Patent Number: 9,042,916

Inventors: Kasperchik; Vladek P (Corvallis, OR), Wickramanayake; Palitha (Corvallis, OR), Shields; James P (Philomath, OR), Ungefug; Gary Allan (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Permanent fixation of dyes to surface-modified inorganic particulate-coated media
Patent Number: 7,226,647

Inventors: Kata; Takehiro (Tokyo, JP), Ogawa; Yuichiro (Tokyo, JP), Iwamoto; Gyoei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing laminated mold and laminated mold
Patent Number: 7,226,341

Inventors: Kataoka; Hisataka (Yokohama, JP), Tomiyama; Makiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Solar cell sealing film and solar cell
Patent Number: 9,040,165

Inventors: Katayama; Ryuichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical head apparatus and optical information recording/reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,948,854

Inventors: Kato; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP), Tan-naka; Yoshinao (Kanagawa, JP), Hagiwara; Hisashi (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Takao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,987

Inventors: Kato; Masahiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Cleaning device, process cartridge and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,275

Inventors: Kato; Sho (Isehara, JP), Toriumi; Satoshi (Ebina, JP), Isaka; Fumito (Zama, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 7,947,523

Inventors: Kato; Soichiro (Yokohama, JP), Mizutani; Taku (Yokohama, JP), Takahashi; Katsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Combustor with a combustion region between an inner pipe and outer pipe with an ignition device upstream of the combustion region
Patent Number: 9,039,408

Inventors: Kato; Takashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor laser and optical integrated semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,949,020

Inventors: Kato; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Management device and method of print system for updating software programs installed in the print system
Patent Number: 7,227,656

Inventors: Katoh; Naoya (Chiba, JP)
Title: Color reproduction corrector for image input device and color reproduction correction method
Patent Number: 7,227,571

Inventors: Katsurao; Takumi (Fukushima-Ken, JP), Kawakami; Tomoaki (Chiba-Ken, JP), Hosokawa; Toshio (Fukushima-Ken, JP)
Title: Porous film of vinylidene fluoride resin and method for producing same
Patent Number: 7,947,790

Inventors: Kaufmann; Gabriel (Beit Hanany, IL), Afremov; Leon (Tel Aviv, IL), Magen; Yona (Moshav Nehosha, IL), Koretz; Binyamin (Eilat, IL)
Title: Solar thermal electricity generating systems with thermal storage
Patent Number: 9,038,387

Inventors: Kauss; Wolfgang (Francheville, FR)
Title: Hydraulic control system
Patent Number: 7,946,114

Inventors: Kawaguchi; Kenichi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device, program delivery method, and program delivery system
Patent Number: 7,228,436

Inventors: Kawai; Shinya (Kokubu, JP), Kokubu; Masanari (Kokubu, JP), Furukubo; Youji (Kokubu, JP)
Title: Laminated wiring board and its mounting structure
Patent Number: 7,226,654

Inventors: Kawakatsu; Kazushi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Mount support structure for solar cell module
Patent Number: 9,038,331

Inventors: Kawamoto; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP), Aritomi; Masanori (Tokyo, JP), Minagawa; Tomonori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling user interface
Patent Number: 7,228,314

Inventors: Kawano; Yukio (Saitama, JP), Ishibashi; Koji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for detecting terahertz wave
Patent Number: 7,947,955

Inventors: Kawasaki; Shingo (Abiko, JP), Ichikawa; Noriyoshi (Ibaraki, JP), Kawaguchi; Fumio (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Biological light measuring instrument
Patent Number: 7,228,166

Inventors: Kawauchi; Hidetaka (Hitachi, JP), Ishigami; Yoshiaki (Hitachi, JP), Sunaga; Yoshinori (Hitachinaka, JP), Katayama; Hiroki (Hitachi, JP), Hiruta; Akihiro (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Transmission/reception optical module
Patent Number: 7,948,760

Inventors: Kay; Lay K. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Automated processing of medical data for disability rating determinations
Patent Number: 7,949,550

Inventors: Kayama; Kazumichi (Anjo, JP), Sugiura; Nobutada (Anjo, JP), Yamaguchi; Shundo (Anjo, JP), Sugimoto; Tatsuya (Anjo, JP), Inagaki; Tomochika (Anjo, JP)
Title: Automatic speed changer
Patent Number: 7,226,380

Inventors: Keck; Cornelia (Schwielowsee, DE)
Title: Nanocrystals and amorphous nanoparticles and method for production of the same by a low energy process
Patent Number: 9,040,105

Inventors: Keithley; Douglas G. (Boise, ID)
Title: Exposure correction for scanners
Patent Number: 9,041,988

Inventors: Kelekar; Rajesh (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Calibration of a chemical dispense system
Patent Number: 9,038,650

Inventors: Kelly; Carol Lynn (Boca Raton, FL), Lechaton; John S (Englewood, FL)
Title: Mountable cleaning apparatus for commercial conveyors
Patent Number: 7,225,915

Inventors: Kelly; Hugh Peter Granville (Westcliff on Sea, GB)
Title: Electrical short stroke linear actuator
Patent Number: 7,227,439

Inventors: Kelly; Paul Andrew (Warwickshire, GB)
Title: Studded footwear
Patent Number: 7,946,062

Inventors: Kelm; Michael (Erlangen, DE), Zhou; Shaohua Kevin (Plainsboro, NJ), Zheng; Yefeng (Dayton, NJ), Suehling; Michael (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Method and system for detection 3D spinal geometry using iterated marginal space learning
Patent Number: 9,042,618

Inventors: Kepley; Chris (New Kent, VA)
Title: Use of fullerenes for the treatment of mast cell and basophil-mediated disease
Patent Number: 7,947,262

Inventors: Kermoal; Jean-Philippe (Copenhagen, DK), Hooli; Kari (Oulu, FI)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting guard band size between two carriers by quality of service data positioning in the spectrum band
Patent Number: 7,949,343

Inventors: Kerns; Russell W. (Jane Lew, WV)
Title: Head restraint for animal control chute
Patent Number: 7,225,759

Inventors: Kessler; Barbara (Kronberg, DE), Riedel; Angelika (Gravenwiesbach, DE), Suchner; Ulrich (Erding, DE)
Title: Supplement to be enterally administered for parenteral nutrition or partial enteral/oral nutrition of the critically ill, the chronically ill and people with malnutrition
Patent Number: 7,947,303

Inventors: Khamene; Ali (Princeton, NJ), Masters; Martin W. (Belle Mead, NJ), Sauer; Frank (Princeton, NJ), Velde; Therese (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: System and method for reconstruction of the human ear canal from optical coherence tomography scans
Patent Number: 7,949,385

Inventors: Khanna; Rahul (Beaverton, OR), Fish; Andrew J. (Olympia, WA)
Title: Method for representing root busses using object oriented abstractions
Patent Number: 7,228,263

Inventors: Khemakhem; M'hamed Anis (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Protective boot and universal cap
Patent Number: 7,226,300

Inventors: Khoobehi; Bahram (Metairie, LA), Beach; James M. (Slidell, LA)
Title: Method for evaluating relative oxygen saturation in body tissues
Patent Number: 7,949,387

Inventors: Khoshnood; Bahram (Alpharetta, GA), Potts; David L. (New Philadelphia, OH)
Title: Archery bow vibration dampening and balancing device
Patent Number: 9,038,617

Inventors: Kido; Shusaku (Izumi, JP)
Title: Process for forming pattern and method for producing liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,226,865

Inventors: Kiefer; Michael (Tettnang-Walchesreute, DE), Schuler; Franz-Josef (Kressbronn, DE), Reitemeier; Uwe (Meckenbeuren, DE), Maus; Andreas (Friedrichshafen, DE)
Title: Method for determining and selecting the optimal gear before driving into a curve for a motor vehicle having an automatic transmission
Patent Number: 9,043,104

Inventors: Kiesel, II; Joseph N. (East Kingston, NH), Strout; Richard L. (Exeter, NH)
Title: Method and device for providing an integral firearms safety lock mechanism
Patent Number: 7,225,575

Inventors: Kikuchi; Eichi (Chiba, JP), Kawada; Seiko (Chiba, JP)
Title: Fat-soluble drug composition
Patent Number: 7,947,305

Inventors: Kikuchi; Naohiko (Kobe, JP), Hochi; Kazuo (Kobe, JP), Horiguchi; Takuya (Kobe, JP)
Title: Eco tire
Patent Number: 7,946,323

Inventors: Kikutake; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Ito; Shigemasa (Kawasaki, JP), Kawabata; Kuninori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device with reliable fuse circuit
Patent Number: 7,227,801

Inventors: Kim; Dae-Won (Suwon, KR)
Title: Lighting block using solar cells
Patent Number: 7,226,182

Inventors: Kim; Duil (Suwon, KR)
Title: Playlist managing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,227,073

Inventors: Kim; Heongsin (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Seongjoon (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Battery pack
Patent Number: 9,040,190

Inventors: Kim; Hyeon-Jun (Sungnam, KR), Lee; Jim-Soo (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hee-Youn (Seoul, KR)
Title: Representative color designating method using reliability
Patent Number: 7,227,987

Inventors: Kim; Jong Hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Terminal and method of displaying content thereof
Patent Number: 7,950,009

Inventors: Kim; Jong-Deuk (Kunpo-si, KR), Yuk; Chun-Ho (Seoul, KR), Lee; Heun-Kam (Maple Ridge, CA)
Title: Rinse water heating device for dish washer
Patent Number: 7,946,300

Inventors: Kim; Jongdae (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kisu (Seoul, KR)
Title: Solar cell module
Patent Number: 9,040,813

Inventors: Kim; Joon Sung (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Printed circuit board and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,042,113

Inventors: Kim; Kyung Rin (Gyunggi-do, KR), Hwang; Byoung Won (Gyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Chang Hyun (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Inertial sensor control module and method for controlling inertial sensor control module
Patent Number: 9,038,462

Inventors: Kim; Kyungho (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Link monitoring
Patent Number: 9,042,238

Inventors: Kim; Sarah E. (Portland, OR), List; R. Scott (Beaverton, OR), Myers; Alan (Portland, OR)
Title: Cooling micro-channels
Patent Number: 7,227,257

Inventors: Kim; Sung-Hee (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Kim; Byung-Geol (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Resist ink and method of forming pattern using the same
Patent Number: 9,040,230

Inventors: Kim; Tae-Kyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and operation method thereof
Patent Number: 9,043,511

Inventors: Kim; Taehyeon (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Laeyoung (Anyang-si, KR), Stojanovski; Saso (Paris, FR), Kim; Hyunsook (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method of controlling congestion of MTC data in a mobile communication system
Patent Number: 9,042,221

Inventors: Kim; Te-Hyun (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Paging indicator deciding method of mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,228,107

Inventors: Kim; Young-jae (Seoul, KR), Cho; Hye-jung (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system capable of supplying and receiving power and method of operating the same
Patent Number: 7,947,402

Inventors: Kime; Gregory C. (Portland, OR), Menon; Rama R. (Portland, OR), Sloss; Reed J. (Redmond, OR)
Title: Automated content source validation for streaming data
Patent Number: 7,949,774

Inventors: Kimmel; Jeffrey S. (Chapel Hill, NC), Pafford; Randy (Sunnyvale, CA), Sundaram; Rajesh (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Concurrent content management and wear optimization for a non-volatile solid-state cache
Patent Number: 9,043,542

Inventors: Kimura; Hajime (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Light emitting device and electronic equipment using the same
Patent Number: 9,041,299

Inventors: Kimura; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Fixing device, fixing apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,291

Inventors: Kimura; Mikihiko (Sayama, JP), Kawachi; Shinya (Sayama, JP), Andou; Keisuke (Wako, JP), Nishiyama; Tadashi (Wako, JP), Okonogi; Daisuke (Wako, JP), Enjoji; Naoyuki (Wako, JP)
Title: Injection-molding method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,947,208

Inventors: Kimura; Nobuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Projection display
Patent Number: 7,946,710

Inventors: Kimura; Shunichi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,949,155

Inventors: Kimura; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Naito; Genpei (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Driving assistance method and system
Patent Number: 7,228,233

Inventors: King; Joseph A. (Wayzata, MN), Johnson; Jeffrey D. (Edina, MN)
Title: Stackable cartridges for bulk feeders
Patent Number: 9,039,988

Inventors: King; Joseph A. (Wayzata, MN), Johnson; Jeffrey D. (Edina, MN), Enderson; Lyle (Elk River, MN), Freeberg; Paul (South St. Paul, MN), Dalland; Donald (Mantorville, MN)
Title: Method of conditioning a body of water by delivering different dispersant combinations through a floating generally spherical dispenser system
Patent Number: 9,039,903

Inventors: Kinsman; Larry D. (Boise, ID), Brooks; Jerry M. (Caldwell, ID), Farnworth; Warren M. (Nampa, ID), Moden; Walter L. (Meridian, ID), Lee; Terry R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Vertical surface mount assembly and methods
Patent Number: 7,227,261

Inventors: Kirk; David J. (Bellingham, WA)
Title: Fishing rod repair kit
Patent Number: 7,225,581

Inventors: Kishi; Yuji (Yokohama, JP), Kaku; Nobuyuki (Oiso, JP)
Title: Display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,713

Inventors: Kishimoto; Kazuhisa (Mitaka, JP), Kamai; Yasuyuki (Toshima-ku, JP)
Title: Non-transitory computer readable storage medium storing distributed printing control program
Patent Number: 9,041,958

Inventors: Kita; Tatsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal television receiver
Patent Number: 7,227,595

Inventors: Kitagawa; Teruhisa (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Rotating electrical machine
Patent Number: 7,948,130

Inventors: Kitahara; Akihiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Confocal laser scanning microscope
Patent Number: 7,227,113

Inventors: Kitaoka; Yasuhide (Saitama, JP)
Title: Data recording device and memory cartridge of data recording device
Patent Number: 7,227,744

Inventors: Kitazato; Kaio (Ibaraki, JP), Shu; Tsugumine (Ibaraki, JP), Kuma; Hidekazu (Ibaraki, JP), Ueda; Yasuji (Ibaraki, JP), Asakawa; Makoto (Osaka, JP), Hasegawa; Mamoru (Ibaraki, JP), Iida; Akihiro (Ibaraki, JP), Tokito; Fumino (Ibaraki, JP), Hirata; Takahiro (Ibaraki, JP), Tokusumi; Tsuyoshi (Ibaraki, JP), Inoue; Makoto (Ibaraki, JP), Tokusumi; Yumiko (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Envelope gene-deficient Paramyxovirus vector
Patent Number: 7,226,786

Inventors: Kjellberg; Otto (Lindkoping, SE)
Title: Exercise apparatus and a weight selection system
Patent Number: 7,946,968

Inventors: Klaghofer; Karl (Munchen, DE), Muller; Harald (Gilching, DE), Muller; Heribert (Eggenburg, AT), Totzke; Jurgen (Poing, DE)
Title: Method and device for the transmission of data in a packet-oriented data network
Patent Number: 7,227,922

Inventors: Klar; Jurgen (Wuppertal, DE), Vohringer; Verena (Wolfegg, DE), Telser; Joachim (Wuppertal, DE), Lobell; Mario (Wuppertal, DE), Su.beta.meier; Frank (Munchen, DE), Li; Volkhart Min-Jian (Velbert, DE), Bottger; Michael (Wuppertal, DE), Golz; Stefan (Mulheim an der Ruhr, DE), Lang; Dieter (Velbert, DE), Schlemmer; Karl-Heinz (Wuppertal, DE), Schlange; Thomas (Haan, DE), Schall; Andreas (Wuppertal, DE), Fu; Wenlang (Florham Park, NJ)
Title: Hydroxymethylaryl-substituted pyrrolotriazines as ALK1 inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,040,691

Inventors: Klar; Jurgen (Wuppertal, DE), Von Degenfeld; Georges (Leverkusen, DE), Lerchen; Hans-Georg (Leverkusen, DE), Albrecht-Kupper; Barbara (Wulfrath, DE), Knorr; Andreas (Erkrath, DE), Sandner; Peter (Wuppertal, DE), Meibom; Daniel (Wuppertal, DE)
Title: Adenosine A1 agonists for the treatment of glaucoma and ocular hypertension
Patent Number: 9,040,566

Inventors: Klein Gunnewiek; Reinier Bernardus Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Bruls; Wilhelmus Hendrikus Alfonsus (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method and device for generating a scalable coded video signal from a non-scalable coded video signal
Patent Number: 7,227,892

Inventors: Kleinwachter; Jurgen (Lorrach, DE)
Title: Light element with a translucent surface
Patent Number: 7,227,077

Inventors: Kley; Victor B. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Nanomachining method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,947,952

Inventors: Klimer; Gideon J. (Holon, IL)
Title: MIMO decoding system and method
Patent Number: 9,042,472

Inventors: Klopfenstein; Scott Edward (Indianapolis, IN), Schneidewend; Daniel Richard (Fishers, IN)
Title: System for program specific information error management in a video decoder
Patent Number: 9,042,705

Inventors: Klysen; Jeremy John (Hastings, MN)
Title: Temperature controlled storage facilities and methods
Patent Number: 7,946,124

Inventors: Knak; Ronald L. (Wichita, KS), Balocca; Dean V. (Wichita, KS)
Title: Grating system
Patent Number: 7,946,784

Inventors: Knapp; David (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Compositions and techniques for localized therapy
Patent Number: 7,947,299

Inventors: Knight; David E. (Vienna, VA), Lewis; William H. (Gaithersburg, MD), Dudt; Philip John (Rockville, MD), Bell; Lemuel M. (Waldorf, MD)
Title: Explosive pulse testing of protective specimens
Patent Number: 7,946,149

Inventors: Knoedgen; Horst (Munich, DE), Huettmann; Dirk (Baltmannsweiler, DE)
Title: Intelligent light source with synchronization with a digital camera
Patent Number: 7,948,519

Inventors: Knopp; Brian (West Newton, PA)
Title: Torque wrench with quick-release gear set
Patent Number: 7,225,707

Inventors: Knudsen; Ida Molgaard (V.ae butted.rlose, DK)
Title: Method of production of recombinant proteins in eukaryote cells
Patent Number: 7,947,471

Inventors: Knudsen; Liselotte Bjerre (Valby, DK), Huusfeldt; Per Olaf (Copenhagen K, DK), Nielsen; Per Franklin (V.ae butted.rlose, DK), Madsen; Kjeld (Vaerlose, DK)
Title: Extendin derivatives
Patent Number: 7,226,990

Inventors: Ko; Joo Yul (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Motor driving control apparatus, motor driving control method, and motor using the same
Patent Number: 9,041,333

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaguchi; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Uesaka; Tomozumi (Kanagawa, JP), Seki; Mieko (Kanagawa, JP), Okuyama; Hiroe (Kanagawa, JP), Araki; Masaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optically writable display medium and optical writing method
Patent Number: 7,948,567

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Solid electrolytic capacitor
Patent Number: 7,227,739

Inventors: Kobayashi; Mutsumi (Okaya, JP), Kobayashi; Hiroshi (Okaya, JP), Miyazawa; Hiroshi (Okaya, JP)
Title: Nursing wheelchair
Patent Number: 9,039,028

Inventors: Kobayashi; Satoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image coding apparatus and image coding method
Patent Number: 9,042,447

Inventors: Koc; Burhanettin (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Stator and piezo ultrasonic motor including the same
Patent Number: 7,948,149

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: 9,043,208

Inventors: Kodama; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Tsuruoka; Tetsumei (Ichikawa, JP)
Title: Wireless communication apparatus and scan control method
Patent Number: 9,042,885

Inventors: Kofoed; Jacob (Vaerloese, DK), Stidsen; Carsten Engaard (Soeborg, DK), Hubalek; Frantisek (Herlev, DK), Nielsen; Flemming S. (Roskilde, DK), Thoegersen; Henning (Farum, DK), Fels; Johannes (Slangerup, DK), Andersen; Rikke Bjerring (Koebenhavn V, DK), Kodra; Janos Tibor (Koebenhavn Oe, DK)
Title: Long-acting gastrin derivatives
Patent Number: 9,040,660

Inventors: Kohyama; Yusuke (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Silicon on insulator device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,227,228

Inventors: Koito; Takeo (Kanagawa, JP), Nishikawa; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and manufacturing method of liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 9,041,886

Inventors: Koivunen; Kari (Panelia, FI)
Title: Method of making concrete pile sections
Patent Number: 9,038,274

Inventors: Koizumi; Toru (Yokohama, JP), Takada; Hideaki (Ebina, JP)
Title: Signal reading apparatus and image pickup system using the signal reading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,948,541

Inventors: Komatsu; Fumito (Shiojiri, JP), Osada; Hideaki (Shiojiri, JP), Tooyama; Akira (Shiojiri, JP), Murakami; Makoto (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Single phase AC synchronous motor
Patent Number: 7,948,193

Inventors: Komatsuzaki; Sakae (Iruma, JP), Takeda; Tsuneharu (Hamura, JP), Arai; Tatsuo (Fussa, JP)
Title: Image input device
Patent Number: 7,227,978

Inventors: Kominek; John Michael (Mountain View, CA), Carriere; Steven Jeromy (Mountain View, CA), Woods; Steven Gregory (Mountain View, CA)
Title: System and method for the transformation and canonicalization of semantically structured data
Patent Number: 7,949,671

Inventors: Komori; Fumiaki (Isumi, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,948,761

Inventors: Kompella; Kireeti (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Communicating constraint information for determining a path subject to such constraints
Patent Number: 7,948,996

Inventors: Koo; Tae-Woong (Cupertino, CA), Chan; Selena (Sunnyvale, CA), Su; Xing (Cupertino, CA), Jingwu; Zhang (San Jose, CA), Yamakawa; Mineo (Campbell, CA), Dubin; Val M. (Portland, OR)
Title: Sensor arrays and nucleic acid sequencing applications
Patent Number: 9,040,237

Inventors: Koon; Eng Meow (Singapore, SG), Poo; Chia Yong (Singapore, SG), Jeung; Boon Suan (Singapore, SG), Yean; Tay Wuu (Singapore, SG)
Title: Microelectronic die packages with leadframes, including leadframe-based interposer for stacked die packages, and associated systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,947,529

Inventors: Kopp; Christophe (Fontanil-Cornillon, FR), Grosse; Philippe (Sassenage, FR), Orobtchouk; Regis (Fitilieu, FR)
Title: Non-destructive testing of an integrated optical coupler in an integrated optical circuit
Patent Number: 7,948,615

Inventors: Kopp; Viktor (Erftstadt, DE), Saxler; Wilfried (Bruhl, DE)
Title: Grinding machine
Patent Number: 7,226,340

Inventors: Korenaga; Nobushige (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Alignment apparatus and exposure apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,227,284

Inventors: Korenblit; Shmuel (San Mateo, CA), Shvarts; Simon (Cupertino, CA), Nies; James Gordon (Carmel, IN), Volcoff; Ari (Campbell, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for context drilling in workforce optimization
Patent Number: 7,949,552

Inventors: Koseki; Ken (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid state image sensor device having signal noise reduction circuitry
Patent Number: 7,948,533

Inventors: Kostic; Zoran (Holmdel, NJ), Catreux-Erceg; Severine E. (Cardiff by the Sea, CA), Chang; Li Fung (Holmdel, NJ), Luo; Wei (Marlboro, NJ), Kong; Hongwei (Denville, NJ)
Title: Firmware processing for downlink F-DPCH
Patent Number: 9,042,350

Inventors: Kothari; Manish (Cupertino, CA), Cummings; William J. (Millbrae, CA)
Title: Systems and methods of actuating MEMS display elements
Patent Number: 7,948,457

Inventors: Koto; Hiroyasu (Kawasaki, JP), Ohashi; Junji (Kawasaki, JP), Sakamoto; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Masato (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Latent curing agent for epoxy resin, and curable epoxy resin composition
Patent Number: 7,226,976

Inventors: Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 7,227,542

Inventors: Koyama; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Lens barrel structure and image capture apparatus
Patent Number: 7,228,068

Inventors: Kozlov; Alexander (Cupertino, CA), Li; Jun (Mountain View, CA), Ari; Ismail (Hayward, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for managing a data mining model
Patent Number: 9,043,267

Inventors: Kram; Mark (Santa Barbara, CA), Laverman; Leroy (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: System and method for optical detection of petroleum and other products in an environment
Patent Number: 7,227,139

Inventors: Kraus; Manfred (Herzogenaurach, DE), Bogner; Michael (Eckental, DE)
Title: Tensioner with adjustable biasing force of a traction member
Patent Number: 7,226,377

Inventors: Krishnamoorthi; Raghuraman (San Diego, CA), Ling; Fuyun (San Diego, CA), Vijayan; Rajiv (San Diego, CA)
Title: Efficient employment of digital upsampling using IFFT in OFDM systems for simpler analog filtering
Patent Number: 9,042,461

Inventors: Krivokapic; Ivan (San Diego, CA), Divel; Thierry (Varces, FR)
Title: Local oscillator with injection pulling suppression and spurious products filtering
Patent Number: 7,949,072

Inventors: Kroh; Werner (Enggistein, CH)
Title: Agent for treating oil-polluted ground, and for cleaning oil-contaminated surfaces and containers
Patent Number: 7,947,641

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Virtual machine monitor (VMM) extension for time shared accelerator management and side-channel vulnerability prevention
Patent Number: 9,043,923

Inventors: Krull; Matthias (Harxheim, DE), Kayser; Christoph (Mainz, DE), Morschhaeuser; Roman (Mainz, DE), Ritter; Helmut (Wuppertal, DE), Schmitz; Sarah (Duesseldorf, DE)
Title: Method for producing alkaline (meth)acrylamides
Patent Number: 9,039,870

Inventors: Krumpelman; Douglas M. (Hayden, ID)
Title: Keycap assembly with an interactive spring mechanism
Patent Number: 9,040,851

Inventors: Kubo; Ryouichi (Kashihara, JP), Tomagou; Yasuhiro (Yao, JP), Shiina; Akihiko (Kashihara, JP), Sakamaki; Masahiko (Yao, JP), Ozaki; Tetsuya (Kitakatsuragi-gun, JP)
Title: Hydraulic power steering system
Patent Number: 9,038,763

Inventors: Kubo; Takanori (Hiroshima, JP), Ohba; Hideki (Tosu, JP), Toyobuku; Hidekazu (Osaka, JP), Hayashi; Hirotake (Osaka, JP)
Title: Double-stranded lipid-modified RNA having high RNA interference effect
Patent Number: 9,040,492

Inventors: Kuck; Kai (Hamburg, DE), Schrader; Cornelia (Lubeck, DE), Schmitt; Steffen (Tremsbuttel, DE), Hansmann; Hans-Ullrich (Barnitz, DE)
Title: Belt with sensors
Patent Number: 9,039,613

Inventors: Kudas; Todd George (Elizabeth, PA), Albin; Brian David (Chicago, IL)
Title: Robotic machining apparatus method and system for turbine buckets
Patent Number: 9,043,011

Inventors: Kudo; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Shibuya; Kazunori (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Nobuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Hair keratin-associated proteins
Patent Number: 7,226,911

Inventors: Kufer; Peter (Moosburg, DE), Raum; Tobias (Munich, DE)
Title: Human antibodies that bind human 17-A1/EpCAM tumor antigen
Patent Number: 7,227,002

Inventors: Kuhns; David W. (Monrovia, CA), Free; M. Benton (Saint Paul, MN)
Title: Spatially distributed remote sensor
Patent Number: 7,948,380

Inventors: Kumar; Prabhat (Fremont, CA), Stewart; Michael P. (San Francisco, CA), Rapolu; Kalyan (Santa Clara, CA), Zhang; Lin (San Jose, CA), Ponnekanti; Hari K. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods of forming solar cells and solar cell modules
Patent Number: 9,040,409

Inventors: Kung; Te-Yuan (New Taipei, TW)
Title: LED lamp with cover having through holes
Patent Number: 9,039,256

Inventors: Kunjithapatham; Anugeetha (Sunnyvale, CA), Gibbs; Simon J. (San Jose, CA), Rathod; Priyang (Mountain View, CA), Sheshagiri; Mithun (Mountain View, CA), Nguyen; Phuong (San Jose, CA), Messer; Alan (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: System and method for facilitating access to audio/visual content on an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,949,678

Inventors: Kunori; Yuichi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Multilevel storage nonvolatile semiconductor memory device enabling high-speed data reading and high-speed data writing
Patent Number: 7,949,823

Inventors: Kuo; Chang-Wei (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical signal transmission device
Patent Number: 9,039,298

Inventors: Kuo; Chang-Wei (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical-electric converting module
Patent Number: 9,039,299

Inventors: Kupferschmidt; Mark Gary (Rochester, MN), Schardt; Paul Emery (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert Allen (Rochester, MN)
Title: Two-tiered dynamic load balancing using sets of distributed thread pools
Patent Number: 9,043,801

Inventors: Kurahashi; Teruo (Kawasaki, JP), Sakamoto; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP), Mishima; Yasuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,947,547

Inventors: Kuramoto; Akio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wideband antenna and clothing and articles using the same
Patent Number: 7,948,445

Inventors: Kuriya; Shinobu (Chiba, JP), Kurihara; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information providing apparatus and method, information processing apparatus and method, program storage medium, program, and information providing system
Patent Number: 9,043,242

Inventors: Kurokawa; Taisuke (Odawara, JP), Kishimoto; Toshimichi (Hatano, JP)
Title: Storage system and access count equalization method therefor
Patent Number: 7,949,827

Inventors: Kurosawa; Hirofumi (Tatsuno-machi, JP)
Title: Method for forming pattern and method for forming multilayer wiring structure by droplet discharge system
Patent Number: 7,226,520

Inventors: Kurts; Tsvika (Haifa, IL), Wayner; Zelig (Haifa, IL), Bojan; Tommy (Haifa, IL)
Title: Apparatus and method for bus signal termination compensation during detected quiet cycle
Patent Number: 7,227,377

Inventors: Kuwahara; Shunji (Tokyo, JP), Fujisawa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having pull-up circuit and pull-down circuit
Patent Number: 9,041,436

Inventors: Kuwata; Gen (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic bearing device
Patent Number: 9,041,265

Inventors: Kuzma; Janusz A (Parker, CO)
Title: Implantable microdevice with extended lead and remote electrode
Patent Number: 7,949,395

Inventors: Lackner; Klaus S. (Dobbs Ferry, NY), Grimes; Patrick (Scotch Plains, NJ), Krevor; Samuel C. (Brooklyn, NY), Zeman; Frank S. (New York, NY)
Title: Carbon dioxide capture and mitigation of carbon dioxide emissions
Patent Number: 7,947,239

Inventors: Lagnier; Alain (Romagnat, FR)
Title: Tread comprising incisions and lamella for molding these incisions
Patent Number: 7,225,844

Inventors: Lahann; Joerg (Ann Arbor, MI), Chen; Hsien-Yeh (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Dry adhesion bonding
Patent Number: 7,947,148

Inventors: Lahann; Joerg (Ann Arbor, MI), Roh; Kyung-Ho (Mountain View, CA), Martin; David C. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Multiphasic nano-components comprising colorants
Patent Number: 7,947,772

Inventors: Lai; Chih-Hsi (Sindian, TW), Cheng; Wen-Ta (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 7,227,743

Inventors: Lalezari; Iraj (Louisville, CO), Fabricant; Jill (Corona Del Mar, CA)
Title: Phenoxyisobutyric acid compounds and method of synthesis
Patent Number: 9,040,553

Inventors: Lambov; Branimir Z. (Dublin, IE)
Title: Efficient storage for finite state machines
Patent Number: 7,949,679

Inventors: Lane; Richard Doil (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for partial intraframe encoding for wireless multimedia transmission
Patent Number: 7,949,047

Inventors: Lane; Timothy Saul (Aliso Viejo, CA)
Title: Aerodynamic time trial bike
Patent Number: 7,946,605

Inventors: Lanser; Jan (Lethbridge, CA)
Title: Wheel hub, system and method for rut reduction in self propelled irrigation systems
Patent Number: 7,946,658

Inventors: Lapointe; Jerome (Oakland, CA), DeSieno; Duane D. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Methods for selecting, developing and improving diagnostic tests for pregnancy-related conditions
Patent Number: 7,228,295

Inventors: Lappetelainen; Antti Tuomas (Espoo, FI), Tuupola; Juha-Matti (Tampere, FI), Eriksson; Timo (Espoo, FI), Hurskainen; Mikko (Helsinki, FI), Suoranta; Risto (Tampere, FI), Latva-Aho; Antti (Lempaala, FI), Katajainen; Pasi (Tampere, FI)
Title: Method, apparatus and system for redirecting data traffic
Patent Number: 9,042,343

Inventors: LaPree; Larry A. (Hartland, MI), Brendel; Robert L. (White Lake, MI)
Title: Portable emissions measurement adapter device
Patent Number: 7,946,160

Inventors: Lastras-Montano; Luis A. (Cortlandt Manor, NY)
Title: Systems and methods for error detection in a memory system
Patent Number: 7,949,931

Inventors: Launchbury; John (Beaverton, OR), Nordin; Thomas (Beverton, OR), Tullsen; Mark (Beaverton, OR), Martin; William Bradley (Ft. Meade, MD)
Title: Automated permutation method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,227,946

Inventors: Lava; Aaron (Greenvale, AU), Lava; Joel (Greenvale, AU)
Title: Blind adjuster
Patent Number: 9,038,696

Inventors: Le Bot; Patrick (Vincennes, FR)
Title: Integrated air compression, cooling, and purification unit and process
Patent Number: 7,225,637

Inventors: Le; Junming (Jackson Heights, NY), Vilcek; Jan (New York, NY), Daddona; Peter (Menlo Park, CA), Ghrayeb; John (Thorndale, PA), Knight; David (Berwyn, PA), Siegel; Scott (Westborough, MA)
Title: Methods of treating cachexia with chimeric anti-TNF antibodies
Patent Number: 7,226,593

Inventors: Leber; Petra (Weil der Stadt, DE), Leenstra; Jens (Bondorf, DE), Sauer; Wolfram (Nufringen, DE), Wendel; Dieter (Schoenaich, DE)
Title: Method for handling 32 bit results for an out-of-order processor with a 64 bit architecture
Patent Number: 7,228,403

Inventors: Lecuna Aguerrevere; Alejandro (Berlin, DE)
Title: Holding device for a camera
Patent Number: 9,039,307

Inventors: Ledeboer; Mark (Acton, MA), Davies; Robert (Somerville, MA), Messersmith; David (Somerville, MA), Moon; Young-Choon (Belle Mead, NJ), Mullican; Michael (Needham, MA)
Title: Compositions useful as inhibitors of protein kinases
Patent Number: 7,226,919

Inventors: Ledebur; Harry C. (Ocean Shores, WA)
Title: Apparatus and method for expanding a tube diameter and a pole formed thereby
Patent Number: 7,225,660

Inventors: Leduc; Trung (Houston, TX), Chellappa; Sudar (Houston, TX)
Title: Adaptor flange for rotary control device
Patent Number: 9,038,729

Inventors: Lee; Bin-Tao (Taipei, TW), Wu; Jiang-Wei (Guangzhou, CN), Wei; Xiao-Xiong (Guangzhou, CN)
Title: Automatic sheet laminating apparatus and automatic sheet laminating method
Patent Number: 7,946,326

Inventors: Lee; Chang Bo (Suwon, KR), Ryu; Chang Sup (Suwon, KR), Park; Hyo Bin (Yeongi-gun, KR), Choi; Cheol Ho (Suwon, KR)
Title: Method for forming solder resist and substrate for package
Patent Number: 9,040,838

Inventors: Lee; Che-Ming (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Modem and method for switching operation modes thereof
Patent Number: 7,949,108

Inventors: Lee; Ching-Feng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Balun amplifier
Patent Number: 7,948,322

Inventors: Lee; Chris Cheng-Chieh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Constant modulus indication for detection of RF signals
Patent Number: 7,949,320

Inventors: Lee; Han-Lung (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Video wall and mullion elimination structure thereof
Patent Number: 9,042,023

Inventors: Lee; Hou-Hsien (New Taipei, TW), Lee; Chang-Jung (New Taipei, TW), Lo; Chih-Ping (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Light gun and method for determining shot position
Patent Number: 9,039,537

Inventors: Lee; Hsien-Ming (Changhua, TW), Lin; Jing-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Pan; Shing-Chyang (Tainan, TW), Tsai; Ming-Hsing (Taipei, TW), Su; Hung-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Chou; Shih-Wei (Taipei, TW), Shue; Shau-Lin (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Kuo-Wei (Tainan, TW), Ko; Ting-Chu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for fabricating metal layer
Patent Number: 7,226,860

Inventors: Lee; Hsin-Ming (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Chih-Heng (Kaohsiung County, TW)
Title: Power MOS transistor device and layout
Patent Number: 7,948,032

Inventors: Lee; Jae-Suk (Gwangju, KR), El-Shehawy; Ashraf A (Gwangju, KR), Min; Joon-Keun (Gwangju, KR), Mahamed; Abdo Nabiha Ibrahim Mahmoud (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Direct CH arylation method using palladium-based catalyst
Patent Number: 9,040,655

Inventors: Lee; Jinsock (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Data transmission method and device using controlled transmission profile
Patent Number: 7,948,901

Inventors: Lee; Kwan-Hee (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Eun-Ah (Suwon-si, KR), Seo; Chang-Su (Suwon-si, KR), Park; Moon-Hee (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Top emission organic light emitting diode display using auxiliary electrode to prevent voltage drop of upper electrode and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,947,519

Inventors: Lee; Michael Ju Hyeok (Austin, TX), Truong; Bao G (Austin, TX)
Title: Volatile memory access via shared bitlines
Patent Number: 9,042,149

Inventors: Lee; Michael K. T. (San Jose, CA), Doan; Chanh Van (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus for reducing data corruption in a non-volatile memory
Patent Number: 7,227,803

Inventors: Lee; Sang Joon (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Kim; Guk Bae (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: System for visualizing flow and measuring velocity field using X-ray particle image velocimetry
Patent Number: 7,227,621

Inventors: Lee; Sang Ryul (Masan-si, KR)
Title: Microwave oven and latch board in the microwave oven
Patent Number: 7,947,935

Inventors: Lee; Seongjoon (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Myungjun (Yongin-si, KR), Hong; Kisung (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Lithium rechargeable battery
Patent Number: 9,040,192

Inventors: Lee; Sherman (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Chou; Vivian Y. (Alhambra, CA), Lin; John H. (Downey, CA)
Title: Wireless data communications using FIFO for synchronization memory
Patent Number: 7,228,392

Inventors: Lee; Woojin (Hopkinton, MA), Mazzuca; Michael J. (North Easton, MA), Gorhan; Michael C. (Mansfield, MA)
Title: Surgical instrument coupling mechanism
Patent Number: 7,947,051

Inventors: Lee; Yeechun (Mountain View, CA), Su; Victor (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Data communications enabled by wire free power transfer
Patent Number: 7,949,372

Inventors: Lee; Yi Kuan (Ta-Li, TW)
Title: Air path arrangement for pneumatic nail gun
Patent Number: 7,225,961

Inventors: Lee; Yi-Jung (Sijhih, TW), Cheng; Li-Te (Taipei, TW)
Title: Toy gun mechanism with a sliding bolt assembly
Patent Number: 7,946,283

Inventors: Lee; Yung-Lyul (Seoul, KR), Jang; Euee-S (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chung-Ku (Inchon, KR)
Title: Reference frame ordering for multi-view coding
Patent Number: 9,042,439

Inventors: Leech; Paul A. (Fox Point, WI), Saiia; Brian P. (Milwaukee, WI), Wisler; Christina E. (Waukesha, WI)
Title: Engine assembly
Patent Number: 7,225,765

Inventors: Lehmann; Maryann (Darien, CT)
Title: Tooth shade analyzer system and methods
Patent Number: 7,946,845

Inventors: Lehtonen-Krause; Sari (Erlangen, DE)
Title: MR method and apparatus for determining coronal and sagittal image planes from an image data set of a shoulder joint
Patent Number: 7,227,358

Inventors: Lemaire; Gilles (Margny les Compiegnes, FR)
Title: Hydraulic motor
Patent Number: 7,225,721

Inventors: Lemons; Kenneth R. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Method and apparatus for computer-generated music
Patent Number: 7,947,888

Inventors: Lesser; Ronald P. (Baltimore, MD), Webber; W. Robert S. (Ellicott City, MD)
Title: Signal analysis, heat flow management, and stimulation techniques to treat medical disorders
Patent Number: 7,228,171

Inventors: Levesque; Michel (Drummondville, CA), Witort; Jon (Berkeley, CA), Kelouwani; Sousso (Laval, CA)
Title: Method for activating and deactivating client-side services from a remote server
Patent Number: 9,043,424

Inventors: Levitan; Gutman (Jupiter, FL)
Title: Flow routing for reducing internet congestion
Patent Number: 7,949,781

Inventors: Levy; Avi (Kiryat Tivon, IL), Levitas; Joseph (Haifa, IL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for enhancing color data
Patent Number: 7,949,183

Inventors: Li; Chunhua (Hillsborough, NJ), Bui; Hy Si (Piscataway, NJ)
Title: Mascara compositions containing an oil-dispersible micronized wax and a water-dispersible wax
Patent Number: 9,040,030

Inventors: Li; Jianqi (Shanghai, CN), Zhang; Qingwei (Shanghai, CN), Jia; Zhidan (Jilin, CN), Wang; Jiajing (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Histone deacetylase inhibitor of benzamides and use thereof
Patent Number: 9,040,727

Inventors: Li; Junyi (Chester, NJ), Tavildar; Saurabh (Jersey City, NJ)
Title: Adaptive peer discovery based on non peer discovery transmissions and device density for Wi-Fi
Patent Number: 9,042,243

Inventors: Li; Qinghua (Sunnyvale, CA), Lin; Xintian E. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Device, system, and method of wireless communication of base stations
Patent Number: 7,949,005

Inventors: Li; Shih-Hsiung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Car speed alarm system
Patent Number: 7,948,366

Inventors: Li; Siyi (Fremont, CA), Zhu; Helen H. (Fremont, CA), Dang; Howard (Milpitas, CA), Choi; Thomas S. (San Jose, CA), Loewenhardt; Peter (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Preventing damage to low-k materials during resist stripping
Patent Number: 7,226,852

Inventors: Li; Wen (Boise, ID), Morzano; Christopher K. (Boise, ID)
Title: Write address synchronization useful for a DDR prefetch SDRAM
Patent Number: 7,227,812

Inventors: Li; Wen-Syan (Fremont, CA), Candan; Kasim Selcuk (Tempe, AZ), Agrawal; Divyakant (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: System and methods for invalidation to enable caching of dynamically generated content
Patent Number: 7,228,318

Inventors: Li; Xiaoyu (Saginaw, MI), Riefe; Richard K. (Saginaw, MI), Nash; Rick P. (Frankenmuth, MI)
Title: Collapsible steering column assembly
Patent Number: 7,226,083

Inventors: Li; Ying (Haidian, CN), Chen; Ying (Beijing, CN), Tian; Zhong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Enabling a software service provider to automatically obtain software service
Patent Number: 7,949,608

Inventors: Liang; Chien-Kuo (Chung-Ho, TW)
Title: Three-dimensional miniaturized power supply
Patent Number: 7,948,183

Inventors: Liang; George (Palm City, FL)
Title: Airfoil for a gas turbine engine
Patent Number: 7,946,815

Inventors: Liao; Ke-Kung (Taipei, TW), Chang; Tung-Sheng (Taipei, TW), Ku; Chun-Yen (Taipei, TW), Chen; Shih-Yu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Semiconductor structure for antenna switching circuit
Patent Number: 9,041,059

Inventors: Liebchen; Tilman (Berlin, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method of encoding and decoding audio signal
Patent Number: 7,949,014

Inventors: Lilie; Glenn T. (Pearland, TX), Morgenthaler; Michael R. (Houston, TX)
Title: Screen assemblies utilizing screen elements retained in perforated troughs
Patent Number: 7,946,427

Inventors: Lim; Dong Guk (Anyang-si, KR), Moon; Sung Ho (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Han Gyu (Anyang-si, KR), Kwon; Yeong Hyeon (Anyang-si, KR), Kwak; Jin Sam (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for conducting communication using a frame structure which supports two or more wireless communication schemes
Patent Number: 9,042,410

Inventors: Lim; Dongguk (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and device for transmitting uplink data in wireless connection system
Patent Number: 9,042,326

Inventors: Lim; Hong Sair (Singapore, SG)
Title: Oscillator gain circuit and method
Patent Number: 7,948,329

Inventors: Lin; Cheng-ming (Tainan, TW)
Title: Modification of mask blank to avoid charging effect
Patent Number: 7,226,706

Inventors: Lin; Cheng-Yu (Taichung, TW)
Title: Valve device
Patent Number: 9,038,661

Inventors: Lin; Chia-Wen (Chiayi, TW), Chen; Su-Ren (Changhua, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for MPEG-4 FGS performance enhancement
Patent Number: 7,227,894

Inventors: Lin; Chia-Yun (Taichung, TW)
Title: Grip for pliers
Patent Number: 7,946,202

Inventors: Lin; Chien-Nan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Wireless transmission method
Patent Number: 9,042,394

Inventors: Lin; Chih-Chiang (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Display swivel
Patent Number: 7,226,028

Inventors: Lin; Chih-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Keyboard device for small size tablet personal computer
Patent Number: 9,041,656

Inventors: Lin; Chiu-Yuan (Taipei, TW), Hung; Chien-Pang (Taipei, TW), Liu; Zhen-Chun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Load driving apparatus related to light emitting diodes
Patent Number: 9,041,310

Inventors: Lin; Chiung-Fang (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Fabrication of zeolite composite film
Patent Number: 9,040,126

Inventors: Lin; Chong Ming (Sunnyvale, CA), Denning; Jay (Redwood City, CA), Yu; Ho Yuan (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Structure and method for enhanced performance in semiconductor substrates
Patent Number: 7,227,242

Inventors: Lin; Hai (Hangzhou, CN), Xu; Xufeng (Hangzhou, CN)
Title: Flexible two-ply flooring system
Patent Number: 7,225,591

Inventors: Lin; Hou-Te (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Pin-Chuan (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Lung-Hsin (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for manufacturing light emitting diode packages
Patent Number: 9,040,321

Inventors: Lin; Jia Yu (Guangdong, CN)
Title: Method and system for recording a monitoring log
Patent Number: 7,228,256

Inventors: Lin; Min (Fuchu, JP), Matsuoka; Manabu (Tachikawa, JP), Miyazaki; Akira (Kunitachi, JP), Yuuki; Kazuaki (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Electric-vehicle driving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,443

Inventors: Lin; Shih-Liang (New Taipei, TW), Su; Hsin-Yang (Taoyuan County, TW), Tsai; Ming-Chih (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Speed changing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,039,563

Inventors: Lin; Song-Fure (Hsinchu, TW), Shu; Archer (Hsinchu, TW), Wang; Pinsung (Zhubei, TW), Kung; Chunying (Zhubei, TW)
Title: Fiber optic connector structure
Patent Number: 9,039,296

Inventors: Lin; Ya-Wen (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Shih-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Tu; Po-Min (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Chia-Hung (Hsinchu, TW), Yang; Shun-Kuei (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Manufacturing method for an LED
Patent Number: 9,040,328

Inventors: Linden; Joel M. (Charlottesville, VA), Sullivan; Gail W. (Charlottesville, VA), Sarembock; Ian J. (Charlottesville, VA), MacDonald; Timothy (Charlottesville, VA), Okusa; Mark (Charlottesville, VA), Kron; Irving L. (Charlottesville, VA), Scheld; W. Michael (Earlysville, VA)
Title: Pharmaceutical compositions having A.sub.2A adenosine receptor agonist activity
Patent Number: 7,226,913

Inventors: Lindenbaum; Kurt Milan (Owatonna, MN)
Title: Soybean cultivar S07-04KL905009
Patent Number: 7,947,878

Inventors: Lindholm; Fredrik (Alvsjo, SE), Kreitz; Gunnar (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Key distribution in systems for selective access to information
Patent Number: 7,949,135

Inventors: Linortner; Thomas (Graz, AT), Rahm; Manfred (Eisbach-Rein, AT)
Title: Multi-disk clutch
Patent Number: 7,946,401

Inventors: Litaize; Pierre-Emmanuel (Thusy, FR)
Title: Device for connecting two prefabricated construction elements together
Patent Number: 9,038,343

Inventors: Liu; Changling (Shenyang, CN), Chi; Huiwei (Shenyang, CN), Li; Miao (Shenyang, CN), Li; Zhinian (Shenyang, CN), Cui; Dongliang (Shenyang, CN), Luo; Yanmei (Shenyang, CN), Yuan; Jing (Shenyang, CN)
Title: Substituted para-trifluoromethyl phenylate compounds and its preparation and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,947,734

Inventors: Liu; Li-Chen (Sindian, TW)
Title: Contact of coaxial cable connector
Patent Number: 7,946,886

Inventors: Liu; Mingyu (Bolton, CA), Howlett; William Harold (Etobicoke, CA), Ouyang; Daoshan (Bolton, CA)
Title: Kinematic control in a hydraulic system
Patent Number: 9,038,526

Inventors: Liu; Nai Wen (Taichung, TW)
Title: Electric rotary starter for an engine of a radio control model
Patent Number: 7,948,098

Inventors: Liu; Qiuming (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Electronic cigarette
Patent Number: 9,038,642

Inventors: Liu; Wei (Santa Clara, CA), Li; Shifang (Pleasanton, CA), Yang; Weidong (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Determining profile parameters of a structure using approximation and fine diffraction models in optical metrology
Patent Number: 7,949,490

Inventors: Lo; Po-Yuan (Hsinchu, TW), Wei; Jung-Hua (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Bae-Horng (Hsinchu, TW), Chiang; Jih-Shun (Hsinchu, TW), Hwang; Chian-Liang (Hsinchu, TW), Kao; Ming-Jer (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method of making an electroplated interconnection wire of a composite of metal and carbon nanotubes
Patent Number: 7,226,531

Inventors: Lobo; Alwyn R. (Bangalore, IN), Nadgir; Devaorasad K. (Bangalore, IN), Shenvi Kuncolienkar; Shirish T. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Edge caching using HTTP headers
Patent Number: 9,043,428

Inventors: Loce; Robert P. (Webster, NY), Cuciurean-Zapan; Clara (Fairport, NY)
Title: Method of selective edge softening and rendering for the suppression of halo
Patent Number: 7,227,669

Inventors: Loce; Robert P. (Webster, NY), Cuciurean-Zapan; Clara (Fairport, NY)
Title: Method of selective edge softening and rendering for the suppression of halo
Patent Number: 7,227,670

Inventors: Lofthus; Robert M. (Webster, NY), German; Kristine A. (Webster, NY), Biegelsen; David K. (Portola Valley, CA), deJong; Joannes N. M. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Williams; Lloyd A. (Mahopac, NY), Jackson; Warren B. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Universal flexible plural printer to plural finisher sheet integration system
Patent Number: 7,226,049

Inventors: Loganathan; Jaihari V. (Sunnyvale, CA), Jagannadhan; Srinivasan (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for control protocol validation of a switch fabric system
Patent Number: 9,042,402

Inventors: Long; Richard Q. (New Albany, OH), Tonkovich; Anna Lee (Dublin, OH), Daymo; Eric (Dublin, OH), Yang; Barry L. (Dublin, OH), Wang; Yong (Richland, WA), Daly; Francis P. (Delaware, OH)
Title: Oxidation process using microchannel technology and novel catalyst useful in same
Patent Number: 7,226,574

Inventors: Look; Andrew (San Francisco, CA), Bowyer; Greg (San Francisco, CA), Goldstein; Andrew (San Francisco, CA), Isaacson; Joe (San Francisco, CA), Lee; David (San Francisco, CA), Lucas; Jeremy (San Francisco, CA), Milinovich; John (San Francisco, CA), Patel; Manan (San Mateo, CA), Sell; Chris (San Francisco, CA), Shah; Parth (Mountain View, CA), Smith; Nathanael (San Francisco, CA), Sujeeth; (San Francisco, CA), Turner; James (Oakland, CA), Wiggins; Neal (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for directing access to products and services
Patent Number: 9,043,333

Inventors: Lou; Chih-Hong (Hsinchu, TW), Liu; Chia-Chun (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Current mirror with low static current and transconductance amplifier thereof
Patent Number: 7,227,416

Inventors: Louis; Didier (Coublevie, FR)
Title: Interconnection structure with low dielectric constant
Patent Number: 7,947,594

Inventors: Louw; Izak deVilliers (Gauteng Province, ZA), Carstens; Pieter Andries Blatt (Gauteng Province, ZA)
Title: Oxyfluorination
Patent Number: 7,225,561

Inventors: Low; Kok Kiong (Singapore, SG), Cheong; Wai Luen Eugene (Singapore, SG), Periot; Jean-Marie (Triel-sur-Seine, FR)
Title: Device for actuating an electric switching device with locking device
Patent Number: 7,227,092

Inventors: Lowder; Jeremy A. (Boone, NC), Parker; Thomas Curtis (Wilkesboro, NC), Yeager; Robert William (Purlear, NC), Cook; Russell Eugene (West Jefferson, NC)
Title: Router bit with position stop
Patent Number: 7,226,257

Inventors: Lowder; Jeremy A. (Boone, NC), Vilagi; Scott A. (Amherst, OH)
Title: Variable tooth saw blade
Patent Number: 7,225,715

Inventors: Lowe; Rick (Atherton, CA), Broeker; Stephen (Sunnyvale, CA), Liu; Weimin (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: File system for a capture system
Patent Number: 7,949,849

Inventors: Loyer; Daniel W. (San Clemente, CA), Roskos; Henry (Los Gatos, CA), Hammond; Bruce (Castro Valley, CA)
Title: Printhead fabricated on flexible substrate
Patent Number: 7,946,690

Inventors: Lu; Daoqiang (Chandler, AZ), George, legal representative; Anna M. (Sunnyvale, CA), Towle, deceased; Steven (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Wafer support and release in wafer processing
Patent Number: 7,226,812

Inventors: Lu; JengPing (San Jose, CA), Boyce, legal representative; Kathleen Dore (Los Altos, CA), Boyce, deceased; James B. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for biasing high fill-factor sensor arrays and the like
Patent Number: 7,227,237

Inventors: Lu; Ying-Chiang (Singapore, SG), Tan; Kae Yuan (Singapore, SG), Sundaramoorthy; Saravanan (Singapore, SG), Jiang; Lanzi (Singapore, SG), Teo; Xiong Kai (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method and system for facilitating remote medical diagnosis and consultation
Patent Number: 9,042,970

Inventors: Lucas; Jeffrey A. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Filter device
Patent Number: 9,038,830

Inventors: Lukas; Scott E. (Boxboro, MA), Renshaw; Perry F. (Bedford, MA)
Title: Compounds for the treatment of marihuana dependence, withdrawal, and usage
Patent Number: 7,947,661

Inventors: Lumpkin; Christopher F. (Steamboat Springs, CO), Mullen; Shawn P. (Glenmoore, PA), Richmond; John E. (Doylestown, PA), Auld; Michael D. (Flemington, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for disposable aspirator cassette
Patent Number: 7,947,023

Inventors: Luo; Hong (Danvers, MA), Liu; Zhoahuan (Mississauga, CA)
Title: LED lamp assembly
Patent Number: 7,946,732

Inventors: Lutsenko; Evgenii (Minsk, BY), Vainilovich; Aliaksei (Minsk, BY), Pavlovskii; Viacheslav (Minsk, BY), Yablonskii; Gennadii (Minsk, BY), Alyamani; Ahmed (Riyadh, SA), Alfihed; Salman A (Riyadh, SA), Hamidalddin; Ahmed Alabbas (Riyadh, SA), Ivanov; Sergey (St. Petersburg, RU), Sedova; Irina (St. Petersburg, RU), Sorokin; Sergei (St. Petersburg, RU), Gronin; Sergei (St.Petersburg, RU)
Title: Laser converter for emitting a green laser
Patent Number: 9,042,419

Inventors: Lynar; Timothy M. (Carlton Vic, AU), Steer; Kent C. (Carlton Vic, AU)
Title: Data transfer optimization through destination analytics and data de-duplication
Patent Number: 9,042,386

Inventors: Lyu; Jae Goo (Ulsan, KR)
Title: Air circuit breaker
Patent Number: 9,040,863

Inventors: Lyu; Jae-Jin (Kwangju-kun, KR), Kim; Kyeong Hyeon (Seongnam, KR), Lee; Hea-Ri (Seoul, KR), Chen; Jian-Min (Suwon, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display having wide viewing angle
Patent Number: 9,041,891

Inventors: Ma; Ce (San Diego, CA)
Title: Formation of graphene wafers on silicon substrates
Patent Number: 7,947,581

Inventors: Ma; Dawei (Shanghai, CN), Zhu; Shaolin (Shanghai, CN), Yu; Shouyun (Shanghai, CN), Wang; You (Shanghai, CN), Zhou; Qianghui (Zhejiang Province, CN)
Title: Intermediate compounds of tamiflu, methods of preparation and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,040,738

Inventors: Ma; Jian J. (Carlsbad, CA), Hong; John Hyunchul (San Clemente, CA)
Title: Electromechanical systems display device including a movable absorber and a movable reflector assembly
Patent Number: 9,041,751

Inventors: MacDonald; Gregor James (Zoersel, BE), Trabanco-Suarez; Andres Avelino (Olias del Rey (Toledo), ES), Conde-Ceide; Susana (Toledo, ES), Tresadern; Gary John (Toledo, ES), Bartolome-Nebreda; Jose Manuel (Toledo, ES), Pastor-Fernandez; Joaquin (Toledo, ES)
Title: Bicyclic thiazoles as allosteric modulators of mGluR5 receptors
Patent Number: 9,040,707

Inventors: Mach; Jennifer (Chicago, IL), Zieler; Helge (Chicago, IL), Jin; James (Chicago, IL), Keith; Kevin (Chicago, IL), Copenhaver; Gregory (Chapel Hill, NC), Preuss; Daphne (Chicago, IL)
Title: Plant centromere compositions
Patent Number: 7,227,057

Inventors: Mach; Jennifer (Chicago, IL), Zieler; Helge (Chicago, IL), Jin; RongGuan (Chicago, IL), Keith; Kevin (Chicago, IL), Copenhaver; Gregory (Chapel Hill, NC), Preuss; Daphne (Chicago, IL)
Title: Plant centromere compositions
Patent Number: 7,226,782

Inventors: Mach; Robert (Eureka, MO), Tu; Zhude (Frontenac, MO)
Title: Radiolabelled benzamide analogues, their synthesis and use in diagnostic imaging
Patent Number: 7,947,838

Inventors: Machin; John (Fort McMurray, CA), Rusnell; Daniel (Fort McMurray, CA), Won; Paul (Calgary, CA), Morphy; Monica (Sherwood Park, CA), Wu; Xin Alex (Edmonton, CA), Crickmore; Brenda (Sherwood Park, CA), McKnight; Craig (Sherwood Park, CA)
Title: Segregation of streams for the production of ammonia
Patent Number: 7,947,168

Inventors: Maddern; Russell (Kirrawee, AU)
Title: Hand held cable reel assembly
Patent Number: 9,038,936

Inventors: Madey; John (Jupiter, FL)
Title: Pill dispenser
Patent Number: 7,946,448

Inventors: Maeda; Aki (Kanagawa, JP), Mitobe; Yasuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Takatani; Fumio (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Kazuya (Kanagawa, JP), Kurokawa; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Non-transitory computer readable medium for image processing searching colored regions for region satisfying searching condition, and image-processing apparatus for performing the image processing
Patent Number: 7,949,180

Inventors: Maeda; Miho (Suita, JP), Kishino; Akiyoshi (Osaka, JP), Sano; Akihiko (Nakano-ku, JP), Okano; Hideyuki (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Nakamura; Masaya (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Zhang; Liang (Shinjuku-ku, JP)
Title: Preparation for treatment of spinal cord injury
Patent Number: 9,040,062

Inventors: Maeda; Yasuo (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Ophthalmologic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,226,165

Inventors: Maekawa; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Muranaka; Koji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Methods for forming wiring and manufacturing thin film transistor and droplet discharging method
Patent Number: 7,226,819

Inventors: Magnusson; Ari (Charlestown, MA)
Title: Protector for musical instrument and player
Patent Number: 9,040,793

Inventors: Magnusson; Robert (Arlington, TX), Shokooh-Saremi; Mehrdad (Plano, TX)
Title: Leaky-mode resonant retarders and related methods
Patent Number: 9,042,018

Inventors: Mahesh; Kumar (San Ramon, CA), Krishnaswami; Karthik (San Jose, CA), Wang; Karen (Palo Alto, CA), Gilbert; Jeffrey M. (Palo Alto, CA), Shung; Chuen-Shen (Bernard) (San Jose, CA), Hsieh; Chih-Yuan (San Jose, CA), Ryu; Kyeong (Danville, CA), Kamath; Prakash (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Wireless proximity estimation
Patent Number: 7,948,961

Inventors: Mahowald; Peter Henry (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Matching circuits on optoelectronic devices
Patent Number: 7,227,246

Inventors: Mahrla; Peter (Zorneding, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling a supply current for a circuit or a plurality of circuit blocks
Patent Number: 7,948,116

Inventors: Mailman; Charles (Lexington, MA)
Title: Beach umbrella weight
Patent Number: 7,946,305

Inventors: Mair; Ulrich (Friedrichshafen, DE), Pollmeyer; Stephan (Friedrichshafen, DE)
Title: Method for producing a trailing arm of a twist beam axle in which a drive unit of an electrical drive close to the wheel, comprising an electrical engine and a transmission, is integrated
Patent Number: 9,038,707

Inventors: Majhi; Prashant (Austin, TX), Hudait; Mantu (Portland, OR), Kavalieros; Jack T. (Portland, OR), Pillarisetty; Ravi (Portland, OR), Radosavljevic; Marko (Beaverton, OR), Dewey; Gilbert (Hillsboro, OR), Rakshit; Titash (Hillsboro, OR), Tsai; Willman (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Quantum well MOSFET channels having uni-axial strain caused by metal source/drains, and conformal regrowth source/drains
Patent Number: 7,947,971

Inventors: Makai; Bela (Berlin, DE), Ndjiki-Nya; Patrick (Berlin, DE), Schwarz; Heiko (Berlin, DE), Smolic; Aljoscha (Berlin, DE), Wiegand; Thomas (Berlin, DE)
Title: Method and assembly for video encoding, the video encoding including texture analysis and texture synthesis, and corresponding computer program and corresponding computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 7,949,053

Inventors: Makioka; Satoshi (Otsu, JP)
Title: Power amplifier
Patent Number: 7,227,418

Inventors: Malik; Abdul (Tampa, FL), Hayes; James D. (Tampa, FL)
Title: Sol-gel monolithic column with optical window and method of making
Patent Number: 7,947,174

Inventors: Maling; Jeffrey C. (Grand Isle, VT), Stamper; Anthony K. (Williston, VT), Topic-Beganovic; Zeljka (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Automated residual material detection
Patent Number: 9,043,743

Inventors: Malley; Edward T. (New Rochelle, NY), Busaba; Fadi Y. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hutton; David S. (Tallahassee, FL), Krygowski; Christopher A. (Lagrangeville, NY), Plate; Jeffrey S. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Rell; John G. (Saugerties, NY)
Title: Method, system and computer program product for exploiting orthogonal control vectors in timing driven synthesis
Patent Number: 7,949,972

Inventors: Malone, Jr.; William E. (Goshen, IN)
Title: Hand cart having one piece plastic frame useful as a two wheel hand cart and four wheel configuration and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,946,598

Inventors: Maman; David (Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL), Stremovsky; Yuli (Petah Tiqwa, IL)
Title: Reverse proxy database system and method
Patent Number: 9,043,895

Inventors: Manion; Todd R. (Redmond, WA), Somin; Grigori M. (Seattle, WA), Donner; Robert D. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Peer-to-peer identity management managed interfaces and methods
Patent Number: 7,949,996

Inventors: Mann; Robert E. (Boise, ID)
Title: Protective head cover for an animal and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,946,256

Inventors: Mansfield; Richard J. W. (Cambridge, MA), Shani; Nissim (Waban, MA), Shani; Daniel (Waban, MA)
Title: Perpetual memoire
Patent Number: 9,043,423

Inventors: Maounis; Nicholas Matthew (Greenwich, CT)
Title: Method and system for providing risk tranches in an investment product
Patent Number: 7,949,585

Inventors: Marcelle; Jesse A. (Muskego, WI), Meekma; Glenn (Menomonee, WI), Leslie; Vince (Greendale, WI)
Title: Electronic security device
Patent Number: 7,948,359

Inventors: Markle; David A. (Saratoga, CA), Zhang; Shiyu (Hayward, CA)
Title: Processing substrates using direct and recycled radiation
Patent Number: 7,947,968

Inventors: Marshall; Douglas W. (Blackfoot, ID)
Title: Methods of forming a fluidized bed of circulating particles
Patent Number: 7,947,326

Inventors: Martineau; James I. (Lowell, MA), McCollum; Lorelei M. (Somerville, MA), McCowan; Micheal S. (Ayer, MA)
Title: Introspection of software program components and conditional generation of memory dump
Patent Number: 9,043,653

Inventors: Martini; Richard (Chicago, IL)
Title: Ornament with enclosed water-proof battery capsule
Patent Number: 9,039,264

Inventors: Martinot; Lidwine (Cottenham, GB), Yan; Aiguo (North Andover, MA), Kocic; Marko (Somerville, MA), Barber, Jr.; Thomas J. (Bolton, MA), Shen; John Zijun (Winchester, MA)
Title: Fixed-point implementation of a joint detector
Patent Number: 7,949,925

Inventors: Marty; Nicolas (Fontaine, FR)
Title: Audio amplification device with antipop circuitry
Patent Number: 7,227,413

Inventors: Maruyama; Eisuke (Tainai, JP), Ogata; Toshio (Tainai, JP), Ishizuki; Jyunichi (Tainai, JP)
Title: Multi-stage coil for transformer, and coil winding method and apparatus for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,948,347

Inventors: Masliah; Eliezer (San Diego, CA), Hashimoto; Makoto (La Jolla, CA), Rockenstein; Edward (Chula Vista, CA)
Title: Method for screening for anti-amyloidogenic properties and method for treatment of neurodegenerative disease
Patent Number: 7,226,746

Inventors: Mastri; Dominick L. (Bridgeport, CT), Viola; Frank J. (Sandy Hook, CT), Alesi, Jr.; Thomas W. (New Fairfield, CT), Geiste; Robert J. (Milford, CT), Wilson; Jon (Fairfield, CT)
Title: Surgical stapler
Patent Number: 7,225,964

Inventors: Mathews; George Morgan (Bexley, AU), Deittert; Markus (Bristol, GB), Richards; Arthur George (Bristol, GB)
Title: Trajectory planning
Patent Number: 9,043,144

Inventors: Matias; Edgar (Toronto, CA)
Title: Folding keyboard with numeric keypad
Patent Number: 7,946,774

Inventors: Matsui; Yasuhiro (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Adjusting apparatus for adjusting inclination of recording head of inkjet printer
Patent Number: 7,226,140

Inventors: Matsumoto; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP), Hayakawa; Toshiro (Kanagawa, JP), Morimoto; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Kato; Kiichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image exposure device and laser exposure device applied thereto
Patent Number: 7,226,175

Inventors: Matsumoto; Tadao (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Block ice maker with mold body and method of forming fan shaped ice with mold body
Patent Number: 9,038,411

Inventors: Matsunaga; Tomoyuki (Mie, JP), Honda; Kazuki (Mie, JP), Kosuda; Kazuyuki (Osaka, JP), Tomoeda; Shigeru (Mie, JP)
Title: Sound playback device and electronic device using same
Patent Number: 9,042,593

Inventors: Matsunoshita; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image generating method, device and program, and illicit copying prevention system
Patent Number: 7,227,661

Inventors: Matsuo; Kouji (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory device and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 9,040,950

Inventors: Matsuura; Kazuo (Tokushima, JP), Fukazu; Tetsuo (Tokushima, JP), Sekimoto; Taisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for separating a solution
Patent Number: 7,946,508

Inventors: Mattes; Michael F. (Chandler, AZ), Rhorer; Alvin S. (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Medical assembly suitable for long-term implantation and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,947,378

Inventors: Mawhirt; James A. (Brooklyn, NY), Toms; Charles E. (Colonia, NJ)
Title: Portable oxygen regenerating escape hood
Patent Number: 7,225,806

Inventors: Maxwell; Michael K. (Long Beach, CA), Gardiner; Richard J. (Murray, UT)
Title: Method for molding structures
Patent Number: 7,226,559

Inventors: Mazzocchi; Rudy (Woodbury, MN), Claude; Timothy (Coon Rapids, MN), Segermark; James (Gem Lake, MN)
Title: Method and device for filtering body fluid
Patent Number: 7,947,060

Inventors: McAlister; Roy Edward (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Systems and methods for collecting and processing permafrost gases, and for cooling permafrost
Patent Number: 9,039,327

Inventors: McArthur; James (San Carlos, CA), Chang; Ju-Fay (San Jose, CA), Ando; Dale (Walnut Creek, CA), Roberts; Margo (Charlottesville, VA), Simons; Jonathan (Atlanta, GA), Nelson; William (Towson, MD)
Title: Cancer-associated antigens and methods of their identification and use
Patent Number: 7,226,606

Inventors: McBrearty; Gerald F. (Austin, TX)
Title: Opportunistic database duplex operations
Patent Number: 9,043,283

Inventors: McCarthy; Edward (Isaacs, AU), Searle; Barry Charles (Mississauga, CA), Williamson; Leigh Allen (Austin, TX)
Title: Algorithm for automated enterprise deployments
Patent Number: 9,043,781

Inventors: McConnell; Anthony (Holland, MI), Woellper; Randolph (Hudsonville, MI), Wilson; Harold R. (Hudsonville, MI)
Title: Covered pad for wall panel and manufacturing process
Patent Number: 7,225,852

Inventors: McCoy; Doyle J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Protecting visible data during computerized process usage
Patent Number: 9,043,612

Inventors: McCoy; Michael Calvin (Louisville, KY), Isert; Christopher (Louisville, KY), Jackson; Douglas (New Albany, IN), Naber; John (Goshen, KY)
Title: Frequency counter based analog-to-digital converter
Patent Number: 7,948,421

Inventors: McCracken; Thaddeus C. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture for implementing physical design using force models with custom connectivity
Patent Number: 9,043,742

Inventors: McDonald, II; James Edward (Fayetteville, AR), Blake; Randolph (Nashville, TN), Yang; Eunice (Nashville, TN)
Title: Eye dominance evaluation apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,946,707

Inventors: McDonald, Jr.; Terry O. (Denver, CO), McDonald; Peggy E. (Denver, CO)
Title: Training garment
Patent Number: 7,225,472

Inventors: McKenzie; Mark D. (Reynoldsburg, OH)
Title: Boundary layer regulator for extended range acoustical transducers
Patent Number: 7,949,146

Inventors: McLeod; Frederick C. (Pataskala, OH)
Title: Spray containment device and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,038,922

Inventors: McManus; Jean M. (Arlington, VA)
Title: Methods, apparatus and data structures for imposing a policy or policies on the selection of a line by a number of terminals in a network
Patent Number: 7,228,358

Inventors: McNair; Eric Matthew (San Carlos, CA)
Title: Footwear remover and drying rack
Patent Number: 9,038,200

Inventors: Mech; Radomir (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Rendering volumetric fog and other gaseous phenomena
Patent Number: 7,227,555

Inventors: Meck; Ronald A. (Soquel, CA)
Title: Power distribution and biasing in RF switch-mode power amplifiers
Patent Number: 7,227,419

Inventors: Mennie; Douglas U. (Barrington, IL), Jones; William J. (Barrington, IL), Munro; Mark C. (Park Ridge, IL)
Title: Machine and method for redeeming currency to dispense a value card
Patent Number: 7,949,582

Inventors: Menon; Sankaran M. (Austin, TX), Valluru; Sridhar K. (Austin, TX), Rachakonda; Ramana (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for output of high-bandwidth debug data/traces in ICS and SoCs using embedded high speed debug
Patent Number: 9,043,649

Inventors: Merkulov; Vladimir I. (Knoxville, TN), Melechko; Anatoli V. (Oak Ridge, TN), Guillorn; Michael A. (Knoxville, TN), Lowndes; Douglas H. (Knoxville, TN), Simpson; Michael L. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Controlled alignment of catalytically grown nanostructures in a large-scale synthesis process
Patent Number: 7,947,976

Inventors: Mesh-Iliescu; Alisa (Kfar Saba, IL), Kolmanovitch; Vladimir (Netanya, IL)
Title: Two-level error correcting codes for color space encoded image
Patent Number: 9,042,663

Inventors: Metcalfe; Paul David (Peterculter, GB)
Title: Method for coupling and expanding tubing
Patent Number: 7,225,523

Inventors: Metz; Matthew V. (Hillsboro, OR), Doczy; Mark L. (Beaverton, OR), Brask; Justin K. (Portland, OR), Chau; Robert S. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Device with scavenging spacer layer
Patent Number: 7,226,831

Inventors: Meyer; John Allen (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Security bar with fiber optic cable based security monitoring
Patent Number: 7,227,465

Inventors: Meyerzon; Dmitriy (Bellevue, WA), Obata; Kenji C. (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Method for normalizing document metadata to improve search results using an alias relationship directory service
Patent Number: 7,228,301

Inventors: Mezger; Werner (Eberstadt, DE), Krannich; Oliver (Tamm, DE)
Title: Method, control unit and program code for a control unit for controlling a camshaft control device
Patent Number: 7,225,772

Inventors: Miasnikov; Andrei (Kantvik, FI), Ojamo; Heikki (Kirkkonummi, FI), Povelainen; Mira (Espoo, FI), Gros; Hakan (Kantvik, FI), Toivari; Mervi (Espoo, FI), Richard; Peter (Helsinki, FI), Ruohonen; Laura (Helsinki, FI), Koivuranta; Kari (Helsinki, FI), Londesborough; John (Helsinki, FI), Aristidou; Aristos (Maple Grove, MN), Penttila; Merja (Helsinki, FI), Plazanet-Menut; Claire (Paris, FR), Deutscher; Josef (Fontenay le Fleury, FR)
Title: Manufacture of five-carbon sugars and sugar alcohols
Patent Number: 7,226,761

Inventors: Michaud; Jeffrey H. (Foster City, CA), Olson; Douglas K. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Assigning a hot spot in an electronic artwork
Patent Number: 7,949,943

Inventors: Michaux; Michel (Verrieres-le-Buisson, FR), Pyatina; Tatiana (East Setauket, NY)
Title: Cement retarder systems, and retarded cement compositions
Patent Number: 7,947,127

Inventors: Mickelsson; Hans (Hagersten, SE), Cagenius; Torbjorn (Sollentuna, SE)
Title: System and method for integrating a fiber optic fixed access network and a fiber optic radio access network
Patent Number: 7,228,072

Inventors: Middelfart; Morten (Hjorring, DK)
Title: Integration of documents with OLAP using search
Patent Number: 7,949,674

Inventors: Mieda; Fumio (Tokyo, JP), Mori; Yasuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: One-terminal effector
Patent Number: 7,227,962

Inventors: Mienko; Marek (San Jose, CA), Xu; Gang (Cupertino, CA), Bita; Ion (San Jose, CA), Gruhlke; Russell Wayne (Milpitas, CA), Brewer; Alberto Emerico (Chula Vista, CA)
Title: Light illumination of displays with front light guide and coupling elements
Patent Number: 7,949,213

Inventors: Miersch-Wiemers; Oliver (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Method for determining the composition of a fuel blend
Patent Number: 7,946,272

Inventors: Mihnea; Andrei (Boise, ID), Chen; Chun (Boise, ID)
Title: Method for erasing an NROM cell
Patent Number: 7,227,787

Inventors: Mikolajick; Thomas (Dresden, DE)
Title: Charge trapping memory cell and fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,227,219

Inventors: Miller; Brian Scott (Charleston, WV), Vaughan; Jack (Charleston, WV), Ladriere; Oscar Allen (Charleston, WV), DiSimone; Gino (Reno, NV)
Title: Biometric control of equipment
Patent Number: 7,946,483

Inventors: Miller; Christopher X. (Audubon, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for forming multiple beams
Patent Number: 7,227,813

Inventors: Miller; Daniel J. (Carnation, WA), Rudolph; Eric H. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for managing multiple inputs and methods and systems for processing media content
Patent Number: 7,228,056

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), Blackson; Dale H. (Highland Heights, OH), Blackson, legal representative; Caren R. (Highland Heights, OH), Douglass; Mark A. (North Canton, OH)
Title: Transaction dependent on ATM receiving user input of the security code sent during transaction to account'S designated mobile phone
Patent Number: 7,946,480

Inventors: Milman; Ivan M. (Austin, TX), Wolfson; Charles D. (Austin, TX), Schunter; Matthias (Zurich, CH), Hinton; Heather M. (Austin, TX), Waidner; Michael P. (Greenwich, CT)
Title: Method and system for policy driven data distribution
Patent Number: 9,043,342

Inventors: Min; Bok-ki (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Taek (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Young-soo (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Hybrid laser light sources for photonic integrated circuits
Patent Number: 9,042,690

Inventors: Minakata; Hiroyuki (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Zoom optical system, and electronics incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,227,697

Inventors: Minard; Philippe (Saint Medard sur Ille, FR), Louzir; Ali (Rennes, FR), Thudor; Franck (Rennes, FR), Le Bolzer; Francoise (Rennes, FR)
Title: Circular polarization antenna
Patent Number: 7,227,507

Inventors: Minato; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Fukuyoshi; Kenzo (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Mie (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Counter substrate for liquid crystal display and liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 9,041,883

Inventors: Minato; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Itoi; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Akao; Sosuke (Tokyo, JP), Hagiwara; Hidesato (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Masayuki (Tokyo, JP), Saito; Yuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for evaluating color filter, color filter and liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,948,623

Inventors: Minato; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Mie (Tokyo, JP), Hagiwara; Hidesato (Tokyo, JP), Kadota; Sohei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Color filter, coloring composition for color filter and liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,948,583

Inventors: Minich; Steven E. (York, PA)
Title: Electrical connector with segmented housing
Patent Number: 7,226,298

Inventors: Mitariten; Michael J. (Pittstown, NJ), Brown; Roy (Dublin, OH), Ballantyne; Wayne (Columbus, OH), Rossin; Joseph (Columbus, OH), Knapke; Michael (Columbus, OH)
Title: Regenerative adsorption process for removal of silicon-containing contaminants from process gas using a neutral adsorbent media
Patent Number: 9,039,807

Inventors: Mitchell; David (Carina Heights, AU)
Title: Holding device
Patent Number: 7,225,517

Inventors: Mitchell; Michael T. (Worthington, OH), Davidenko; Denise A. (Glen Ellyn, IL)
Title: Document audit analysis system and method
Patent Number: 7,949,539

Inventors: Mitsui; Koichiro (Kagawa-ken, JP), Shiraishi; Masakazu (Kagawa-ken, JP), Sayama; Yasushi (Kagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Disposable wearing article
Patent Number: 7,227,051

Inventors: Mityagin; Anton (Woodinville, WA), Chellapilla; Kumar Hemachandra (Redmond, WA)
Title: Detecting zero-result search queries
Patent Number: 7,949,657

Inventors: Miwa; Yoshihiro (Nagoya, JP), Kita; Tadashi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Glasses
Patent Number: 9,039,167

Inventors: Miyabayashi; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Yoneda; Yoshihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Soma; Isao (Saitama, JP), Takada; Kazuo (Chiba, JP), Kuroda; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Ishikawa; Yasuharu (Kanagawa, JP), Sueyoshi; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Communication device and communication method
Patent Number: 7,948,925

Inventors: Miyadera; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical writing controller, image forming apparatus, and optical writing control method
Patent Number: 9,041,756

Inventors: Miyamoto; Satoshi (Nabari, JP), Izumi; Satohiro (Iga, JP), Yonemitsu; Shinji (Iga, JP)
Title: Machine tool
Patent Number: 9,041,258

Inventors: Miyata; Koji (Takefu, JP)
Title: Permanent magnet motor with magnets in an adjusted position to reduce cogging torque
Patent Number: 7,948,136

Inventors: Miyata; Toshitaka (Yokohama, JP), Adachi; Kanna (Chigasaki, JP), Kawanaka; Shigeru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing same
Patent Number: 9,041,056

Inventors: Miyata; Yasuhito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Airbag apparatus, motorcycle with airbag apparatus
Patent Number: 7,226,074

Inventors: Mizuguchi; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP), Takada; Hideaki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Outboard motor steering angle and tilt/trim angle regulating system
Patent Number: 7,226,326

Inventors: Mizukami; Makoto (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,041,173

Inventors: Mizuno; Makio (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Cache storage system that enables exclusion of locking of an area to be accessed
Patent Number: 7,228,384

Inventors: Modukuri; Kiran K. (Sunnyvale, CA), Jennings; Logan R. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for replicating an expandable storage volume
Patent Number: 9,043,567

Inventors: Moiseev; Sergey (Kariya, JP)
Title: Magnetic core
Patent Number: 9,041,500

Inventors: Molho; Lee M. (Los Angeles, CA), Neary; Michael B. (Manhattan Beach, CA)
Title: Signal synchronizer system and method
Patent Number: 7,227,394

Inventors: Monroe; George T. (Seymour, CT), Dore; Linda (Shelton, CT), LePore; Michael (Trumbull, CT)
Title: Main processor initiating command timing signal via DMA to coprocessor in order to synchronize execution of instructions
Patent Number: 7,949,801

Inventors: Monteiro; Anthony J. (North Andover, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for providing domain name service based on a client identifier
Patent Number: 7,228,359

Inventors: Montrose; Charles J. (Clintondale, NY), Wang; Ping-Chuan (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Voltage-driven intelligent characterization bench for semiconductor
Patent Number: 9,043,179

Inventors: Mooney; Brian Francis (Dun Laoghaire, IE)
Title: Measurement and analysis of foot related forces during a golf swing
Patent Number: 7,946,928

Inventors: Moore; Wayne Ian (Changhua, TW)
Title: Hydraulic cylinder for a brake system
Patent Number: 7,946,115

Inventors: Mordukhovich; Gregory (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Variable displacement vane pump
Patent Number: 7,946,833

Inventors: Morgan; Ken (San Diego, CA), Slattery; Micheal (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wind-driven electricity generation device with Savonius rotor
Patent Number: 7,948,110

Inventors: Morgan; William B. (Santa Barbara, CA), Ryan; Peter M. (Orcutt, CA), Morgan; Connie L. (Santa Barbara, CA), Schultz; Trent M. (Goleta, CA)
Title: Underwater exhaust system and method
Patent Number: 7,946,290

Inventors: Mori; Kyosuke (Kariya, JP), Komura; Masahiko (Kariya, JP)
Title: Dog clutch control apparatus for automated transmission
Patent Number: 9,043,103

Inventors: Mori; Ryuta (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing system, information processing apparatus control method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,043,708

Inventors: Mori; Shigeki (Saitama, JP), Shibamiya; Yoshikazu (Kanagawa, JP), Aratani; Shuntaro (Tokyo, JP), Ono; Tomoyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image display system, image reproducing apparatus, digital television apparatus, image display method, and storage medium for controlling image display based on additional information read from multiple image recording apparatuses
Patent Number: 7,228,061

Inventors: Morikawa; Haruki (Miyagi, JP), Shimadu; Ayako (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Image formation apparatus and associated methodology for patch image frequency updating
Patent Number: 7,949,276

Inventors: Morinaga; Masanobu (Kawasaki, JP), Miyazaki; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Fukuyama; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Relay method, relay device, communication system, and computer program
Patent Number: 7,948,892

Inventors: Morinaga; Shinya (Chiryu, JP), Toyoda; Makoto (Kariya, JP)
Title: Steering apparatus for vehicle
Patent Number: 9,038,495

Inventors: Morioka; Shimpei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical module and optical connector having same
Patent Number: 7,226,221

Inventors: Morioka; Yoshihiro (Nara, JP), Nagai; Tadashi (Osaka, JP), Hamasaki; Takeshi (Osaka, JP), Toyomura; Koichi (Osaka, JP), Yabuki; Takanori (Osaka, JP), Matsuura; Kenji (Nara, JP)
Title: Image capture device, player, and image processing method
Patent Number: 9,042,709

Inventors: Moroz; Victor (Saratoga, CA), Pramanik; Dipankar (Saratoga, CA), Singhal; Kishore (Milpitas, CA), Lin; Xi-Wei (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method for compensation of process-induced performance variation in a MOSFET integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,949,985

Inventors: Morris; Ralph F. (Glendale, AZ)
Title: Safety aileron system
Patent Number: 9,038,943

Inventors: Morrow; Myron L. (Coon Rapids, MN)
Title: Wheeled suction and blower apparatus
Patent Number: 9,038,232

Inventors: Mosden; Aelan (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hyland; Sandra (Falls Church, VA), Kajimoto; Minori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of etching high aspect ratio features
Patent Number: 7,226,868

Inventors: Moskowitz; Scott A. (Sunny Isles Beach, FL), Berry; Mike W. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Method and device for monitoring and analyzing signals
Patent Number: 7,949,494

Inventors: Moss; Patrick J. (Wheaton, IL), Syed; Ayesha (Glendale Heights, IL), Renner; Terrence A. (Naperville, IL)
Title: High electrical resistivity ink jet ink composition
Patent Number: 7,947,124

Inventors: Motoda; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,041,197

Inventors: Mudel; Roman (Novi, MI), Moran; Robert J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Durkin; Thomas Richard (Oxford, MI), Read; Iain J. (Warren, MI)
Title: Assembly and method for retaining a fastener
Patent Number: 7,946,781

Inventors: Mueller; Brian K. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for controlling data equalization
Patent Number: 7,948,702

Inventors: Muirhead; Scott (Surrey, CA)
Title: Material handling apparatus with a cellular communications device
Patent Number: 7,948,371

Inventors: Muller; Eric (Kaiserslautern, DE), Stehr; Reinhard (Buhl, DE), Willeke; Roshan (Buhl, DE), Glas; Ronald (Obersasbach, DE), Staudinger; Martin (Ettlingen, DE), Grethel; Marco (Buhlertal, DE)
Title: Hydraulic arrangement for actuating a plurality of shift rails
Patent Number: 9,038,492

Inventors: Mundschau; Michael (Longmont, CO), Xie; Xiaobing (Foster City, CA), Evenson, IV; Carl (Lafayette, CO), Grimmer; Paul (Longmont, CO), Wright; Harold (Longmont, CO)
Title: Hydrogen separation process
Patent Number: 7,947,116

Inventors: Murakami; Takashi (Hachioji, JP), Shimizu; Kunio (Otsuki, JP), Tamagawa; Minori (Hino, JP)
Title: Polarizer protective film, manufacturing method thereof, polarizing plate and liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,947,342

Inventors: Murase; Atsushi (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Storage extent allocation method for thin provisioning storage
Patent Number: 7,949,847

Inventors: Murata; Hirohiko (Toyo, JP), Sato; Masateru (Toyo, JP)
Title: Ion source apparatus and cleaning optimized method thereof
Patent Number: 7,947,129

Inventors: Murata; Shozo (Kanagawa, JP), Aoki; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Methods for manufacturing flexible transfer body and flexible optical disc and flexible optical disc manufactured thereby
Patent Number: 7,947,325

Inventors: Mustalahti; Jorma (Hyvinkaa, FI), Aulanko; Esko (Kerava, FI)
Title: Elevator roping system
Patent Number: 7,225,901

Inventors: Mustalahti; Jorma (Hyvinkaa, FI), Aulanko; Esko (Kerava, FI)
Title: Elevator and arrangement for emergency stopping an elevator car
Patent Number: 9,038,781

Inventors: Mutchler; Austin W. (Warsaw, IN)
Title: Intramedullary nail and associated method
Patent Number: 7,947,043

Inventors: Myong; Seung-Yeop (Seoul, KR)
Title: Photovoltaic device including flexible substrate or inflexible substrate and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,040,812

Inventors: Nabel; Elizabeth G. (Ann Arbor, MI), Nabel; Gary J. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Treatment of diseases by site specific instillation of cells or site specific transformation of cells and kits therefor
Patent Number: 7,226,589

Inventors: Nack; Laurent (Stuttgart, DE), Weiss; Ruediger (Moetzingen, DE), Hamedovic; Haris (Moeglingen, DE), Fischer; Wolfgang (Gerlingen, DE), Seuling; Silke (Remseck/Neckar, DE), Gaenzle; David (Leinfelden-Echterdingen, DE)
Title: Method for operating an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,043,120

Inventors: Nadkarni; Sunil Sadanand (Gandhinagar, IN), Gupta; Arunkumar (Gandhinagar, IN), Parikh; Manish (Gandhinagar, IN), Abraham; Jaya (Gandhinagar, IN), Mishra; Vivek (Gandhinagar, IN)
Title: Acid addition salts of risperidone and pharmaceutical compositions thereof
Patent Number: 9,040,695

Inventors: Nagai; Yuji (Sagamihara, JP), Noda; Chosaku (Yokohama, JP), Watabe; Kazuo (Yokohama, JP), Ogawa; Akihito (Fujisawa, JP), Kuroda; Kazuto (Yokohama, JP), Yoshida; Nobuhisa (Kamakura, JP), Naito; Nobumasa (Ome, JP), Morishita; Naoki (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Naomasa (Yokohama, JP), Ohsawa; Hideaki (Yokohama, JP), Sato; Hiroharu (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Hisashi (Yokohama, JP), Kaneshige; Toshihiko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Signal processing system and information storage medium
Patent Number: 7,949,071

Inventors: Nagamatsu; Ikuo (Fukuoka, JP), Ohkubo; Shigenori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Electronic cam device and method of preparing cam data in electronic cam device
Patent Number: 7,228,294

Inventors: Nagano; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Miura; Hideo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Sonoda; Shinichiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Laser module with sealed packages having reduced total volume
Patent Number: 7,226,222

Inventors: Nagano; Toshihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Kazuhide (Kanagawa, JP), Yamada; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Itaya; Kazuhiko (Kanagawa, JP), Nakada; Taihei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor package and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,041,182

Inventors: Nagata; Atsushi (Aichi-ken, JP), Nakayama; Kazuhiro (Aichi-ken, JP), Hayakawa; Tatsuya (Toyota, JP), Yamada; Eiichi (Nissin, JP), Kondo; Hitoshi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Knee-protecting airbag device
Patent Number: 7,226,075

Inventors: Nagata; Toshihisa (Hyogo, JP), Yoshii; Kohji (Hyogo, JP), Minakuchi; Yusuke (Nara, JP)
Title: Constant voltage circuit using plural error amplifiers to improve response speed
Patent Number: 7,948,223

Inventors: Nair; Ravi (Briarcliff Manor, NY), O'Brien; John Kevin (South Salem, NY), O'Brien; Kathryn Mary (South Salem, NY), Oden; Peter Howland (Ossining, NY), Prener; Daniel Arthur (Croton-on-Hudson, NY)
Title: Method and system for efficient emulation of multiprocessor memory consistency
Patent Number: 9,043,194

Inventors: Nakahara; Ken (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Transparent electrode
Patent Number: 7,948,003

Inventors: Nakai; Motoo (Nara, JP)
Title: Electrical power steering apparatus
Patent Number: 9,038,764

Inventors: Nakajima; Akio (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus of network configuration for storage federation
Patent Number: 9,042,270

Inventors: Nakajima; Ryuta (Yokosuka, JP), Nomoto; Tsuyoshi (Kurashiki, JP), Hosobata; Takuya (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Hydrostatic bearing and stage apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,767

Inventors: Nakajima; Setsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,041,875

Inventors: Nakamoto; Yasuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Hayashi; Junichi (Kamakura, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, control method for the same, program and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,949,124

Inventors: Nakamura; Ippei (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Endo; Akihiro (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Resin composition
Patent Number: 7,226,717

Inventors: Nakamura; Keisuke (Ibaraki, JP), Takagi; Masaaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Polyurethane foam and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,947,755

Inventors: Nakamura; Kentarou (Hachioji, JP), Ota; Kohei (Hachioji, JP), Mori; Nobuyoshi (Hachioji, JP), Nomura; Eiji (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Optical pickup apparatus, objective optical element and optical information recording reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,948,857

Inventors: Nakamura; Masahide (Yokohama, JP), Minegishi; Kouki (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Vibration applying structure detecting device and vehicle control device
Patent Number: 9,041,805

Inventors: Nakamura; Naoki (Minami-ashigara, JP)
Title: Casting device, solution casting apparatus, and solution casting method
Patent Number: 7,946,835

Inventors: Nakamura; Shuji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Clustered storage system and inter-cluster data communication method
Patent Number: 7,228,369

Inventors: Nakamura; Shunji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,226,837

Inventors: Nakanishi; Yuta (Moriya, JP)
Title: Ink jet printing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,039,133

Inventors: Nakano; Akira (Miyagi-ken, JP), Ohmi; Tadahiro (Miyagi-ken, JP)
Title: Plasma processing apparatus including a plurality of plasma processing units having reduced variation
Patent Number: 7,225,754

Inventors: Nakasha; Shinya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having an adjustment unit for adjusting a contact state between two members
Patent Number: 7,949,267

Inventors: Nakashima; Hiroshi (Nagoya, JP), Kubota; Michiaki (Nagoya, JP), Yamada; Hideyuki (Nagoya, JP), Kikukawa; Kazunori (Nagoya, JP), Fujii; Madoka (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Superconducting magnetic thrust bearing with integrated dynamotor
Patent Number: 7,948,131

Inventors: Nakashima; Toshihiro (Kikuchi, JP), Sasaki; Takumi (Kikuchi, JP), Nishihara; Tsukasa (Kikuchi, JP), Takemoto; Sumiyo (Kikuchi, JP), Sakata; Atsuko (Kumamoto, JP), Ohkuchi; Masao (Tokorozawa, JP), Koshi; Tomoyuki (Shiki, JP), Edano; Toshiyuki (Kawagoe, JP)
Title: Protease-resistant modified SEB and vaccine containing the same
Patent Number: 7,947,290

Inventors: Nakatsu; Haruhiko (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image write start position adjusting method for the same
Patent Number: 7,227,564

Inventors: Nakayama; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Osano; Hidekazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Phase adjusting function evaluating method, transmission margin measuring method, information processing apparatus and computer readable information recording medium
Patent Number: 7,949,080

Inventors: Nakayama; Naomi (Toyama, JP), Egami; Takehiro (Toyama, JP), Imai; Kazuo (Toyama, JP), Yago; Takeshi (Toyama, JP)
Title: Touch panel
Patent Number: 7,227,537

Inventors: Nakayama; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image sensing apparatus and method of controlling the image sensing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,948,523

Inventors: Nakayama; Takaaki (Okazaki, JP), Oonishi; Shino (Okazaki, JP), Takeuchi; Kensuke (Okazaki, JP), Tanizaki; Daisuke (Okazaki, JP), Kato; Kiyohide (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Route guidance systems, methods, and programs
Patent Number: 7,949,468

Inventors: Nakayama; Yoriko (Hino, JP), Watanabe; Hiroshi (Fussa, JP), Yamagishi; Hiroaki (Hachioji, JP), Koyama; Hirokazu (Hino, JP), Fukumuro; Kaori (Hachioji, JP), Nakane; Hiroki (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image forming method using thermal transfer recording material
Patent Number: 7,226,891

Inventors: Nakazawa; Koichiro (Tokyo, JP), Ishikawa; Takuei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink-jet recording process
Patent Number: 7,226,157

Inventors: Nakazawa; Yusuke (Kanagawa, JP), Kasai; Seishi (Kanagawa, JP), Makuta; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ink jet recording method and ink jet recording device
Patent Number: 7,946,699

Inventors: Namiki; Hideo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Timer circuit storing a plurality of time measurements with different sets of measurement time that can be realized by starting the time measurements asynchronously
Patent Number: 7,949,891

Inventors: Namiki; Tosiki (Saku, JP)
Title: Personal computer mouse
Patent Number: 7,948,472

Inventors: Nanba; Norihiro (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,227,696

Inventors: Nanba; Norihiro (Utsunomiya, JP), Hoshi; Koji (Utsunomiya, JP), Hamano; Hiroyuki (Yamato, JP), Sekita; Makoto (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and optical apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,227,701

Inventors: Narin; Kriangsak (Bangkok, TH)
Title: Penile rigidity device
Patent Number: 9,039,598

Inventors: Nath; Bijoyendra (Minneapolis, MN), Chang; Yu-Li (Prior Lake, MN)
Title: Reduced lubricant accumulating slider
Patent Number: 7,227,723

Inventors: Natori; Makoto (Saitama, JP), Itoh; Katsutoshi (Tokyo, JP), Yasuda; Mitsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Yoshimura; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP), Yokoshi; Minoru (Tokyo, JP), Itagaki; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication terminal apparatus and communication system
Patent Number: 7,228,142

Inventors: Natsume; Kazunori (Shizuoka, JP), Nobuhara; Kenji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicle lamp assembly
Patent Number: 7,946,743

Inventors: Nazari; Khodadad (Tehran, IR), Rahimi; Hosein (Tehran, IR), Khodafarin; Ramin (Tehran, IR), Kameli; Mohammad (Tehran, IR), Brijanian; Hosein (Tehran, IR)
Title: Stabilization of gas hydrates
Patent Number: 7,947,857

Inventors: Neate; Andrew Simon (Aylesbury, GB), Sadiq; Amjid (Aylesbury, GB)
Title: Lamp
Patent Number: 9,041,291

Inventors: Nelke; Sebastian (Schoenaich, DE), Oberhofer; Martin (Bondorf, DE), Saillet; Yannick (Stuttgart, FR), Seifert; Jens (Gaertringen, DE), Stolze; Knut (Jena, DE)
Title: Managing overflow access records in a database
Patent Number: 9,043,294

Inventors: Neuberger; Wolfgang (Labuan, MY)
Title: Power regulated medical underskin irradiation treatment system for manual movement
Patent Number: 9,039,684

Inventors: Neumann; Rudolf (Spaichingen, DE)
Title: Shield and sealing method for a hydrodynamic bearing
Patent Number: 7,226,212

Inventors: Neumeier; Yedidia (Atlanta, GA), Neff; David S. (Johns Creek, GA), Pratte; Michael (Murryville, GA)
Title: Ultra low NOx burner using distributed direct fuel injection
Patent Number: 9,038,576

Inventors: Newhouse; Kevin B. (Houlton, WI), Tait; Bruce E. (Woodbury, MN), Lee; Terence A. (Decatur, AL)
Title: Corrugated edge nip
Patent Number: 9,038,879

Inventors: Newman; Richard (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Payment card industry (PCI) compliant architecture and associated methodology of managing a service infrastructure
Patent Number: 9,043,897

Inventors: Neyens; John (Quincy, IL)
Title: Retractable outdoor electrical power receptacle
Patent Number: 7,946,864

Inventors: Ng; Kwan Yuen Abraham (El Monte, CA), Ng; Sarah Seen Yui Chan (El Monte, CA)
Title: Self-scrambling combination lock
Patent Number: 7,946,141

Inventors: Ng; Tsz Chun (Hong Kong, CN), Matono; Naoto (Hong Kong, CN), Chan; Yat Hin (Hong Kong, CN), Wang; Hui (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Attenuator
Patent Number: 9,041,483

Inventors: Nguyen; Tri H. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Interlocking upright rack members
Patent Number: 7,946,433

Inventors: Nick; Hanspeter (Duggingen, CH), Lattmann; Rene (Oberwil, CH)
Title: Method of scintigraphy
Patent Number: 7,947,673

Inventors: Nies; Jacob Johannes (Zwolle, NL), Scholte-Wassink; Hartmut (Lage, DE)
Title: Braking and positioning system for a wind turbine rotor
Patent Number: 7,948,100

Inventors: Niimi; Kuniaki (Susono, JP)
Title: Control apparatus and control method for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,228,221

Inventors: Nilson; Thord Agne Gustaf (Tyreso, SE), Karlsson; Ulf Bengt Ingemar (Bagarmossen, SE)
Title: Gate driver circuit, switch assembly and switch system
Patent Number: 7,948,276

Inventors: Nishikawa; Yukie (Ishikawa, JP), Takahashi; Nobuhiro (Ishikawa, JP), Shibata; Hironobu (Ishikawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 9,041,143

Inventors: Nishimura; Kozo (Aichi, JP)
Title: Directional indicator for a vehicle
Patent Number: 9,041,526

Inventors: Nishino; Mitsuhide (Kawasaki, JP), Enbutsu; Hisayuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Database-rearranging program, database-rearranging method, and database-rearranging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,632

Inventors: Nishiyama; Norikazu (Osaka, JP), Takaoka; Masaki (Kyoto, JP), Kamisawa; Akira (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Mesoporous thin film and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 7,947,365

Inventors: Nishizawa; Hirotaka (Fuchu, JP), Higuchi; Akira (Takasaki, JP), Osawa; Kenji (Hachioji, JP), Osako; Junichiro (Kodaira, JP), Wada; Tamaki (Higashimurayama, JP), Sugiyama; Michiaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Memory card and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,946,500

Inventors: Nishizawa; Itaru (Koganei, JP), Ushijima; Kazutomo (Kokubunji, JP), Shintani; Takahiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Database access method and system capable of concealing the contents of query
Patent Number: 7,228,416

Inventors: Nishizawa; Shigeki (Mobara, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 9,041,995

Inventors: Niwa; Minoru (West Bloomfield, MI), Kryzaniwskyj; Tanja (Warren, MI), Schneider; Stephanie (Ferndale, MI)
Title: External and internal airbag tether arrangement
Patent Number: 7,946,622

Inventors: Nizam; Rayees (Syracuse, NY)
Title: Colon cleansing of residual stool and secretions during colonoscopy
Patent Number: 9,040,095

Inventors: Noguchi; Eri (Yokohama, JP), Marumoto; Yoshitomo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Processor, method, and program for processing data using a mask pattern to print dots in each area in a non-periodic arrangement by using an integral multiple of the areas
Patent Number: 7,948,652

Inventors: Nomoto; Takayuki (Kawagoe, JP), Kikuchi; Ikuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical element, head-up display and light source unit
Patent Number: 9,042,021

Inventors: Nomura; Jumpei (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Yoneda; Toshikazu (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Seki; Mitsuru (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kamiya; Hiroki (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Funaki; Hiroshi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kose; Takehiro (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Fluorinated polymer
Patent Number: 7,947,791

Inventors: Noro; Yutaka (Yokkaichi, JP), Takahashi; Yuuji (Yokkaichi, JP), Tai; Hideyuki (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Chained terminals and method of forming chained terminals
Patent Number: 7,226,323

Inventors: North; Michael (Parachute, CO), Dodd; Dehlia (Parachute, CO)
Title: Ball shaped water sprinkler system
Patent Number: 9,038,925

Inventors: Nowak; Darek (Farmington, CT), Patel; Ashok (Rocky Hill, CT), Petraska; Ray (Vernon, CT)
Title: Manufacturing method especially for integrally bladed rotors
Patent Number: 7,225,539

Inventors: Nowlin; Dan (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for improving co-existence between bluetooth and 802.11 networks
Patent Number: 7,228,103

Inventors: Numata; Aihiko (Inagi, JP)
Title: Solid state image sensor with protection against certain incident light
Patent Number: 9,040,888

Inventors: Numata; Shouhei (Hitachinaka, JP), Sadaoka; Noriyuki (Tokai, JP), Takagi; Tarou (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Shape model generation method and shape model generation system
Patent Number: 7,228,254

Inventors: O'Donnell; Eugene Murphy (Fishers, IN)
Title: System and method for optical calibration of a picture modulator
Patent Number: 7,946,718

Inventors: O'Driscoll; Gerard (Ewell KT17 1UR, GB)
Title: High quality antialiased lines with dual sampling pattern
Patent Number: 7,227,556

Inventors: O'Hagan; Derek (Berkeley, CA), Pavesio; Alessandra (Padua, IT)
Title: Use of hyaluronic acid polymers for mucosal delivery of vaccine antigens and adjuvants
Patent Number: 7,947,309

Inventors: O'Riordan; Peter J. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Enhanced internal router redundancy
Patent Number: 7,227,838

Inventors: O'Sullivan; John Joe (Cork, IE)
Title: Training device
Patent Number: 9,039,012

Inventors: Obrist; Gerhard (Kaiseraugst, CH)
Title: Dispensing device for dispensing a liquid gas formulation in a metered manner and method for producing the dispensing device
Patent Number: 9,038,864

Inventors: Ocansey; Paul M. (Gilbert, AZ), Foerstner; Juergen A. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Tungsten coated silicon fingers
Patent Number: 7,226,802

Inventors: Ochi; Shozo (Osaka, JP), Ushirokawa; Kazuya (Osaka, JP), Kusumoto; Keiichi (Hyogo, JP), Yamada; Takashi (Hyogo, JP), Yasue; Ken (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Electronic component implementing structure intermediate body, electronic component implementing structure body and manufacturing method of electronic component implementing structure body
Patent Number: 9,041,221

Inventors: Ochi; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Test apparatus, shift amount measuring apparatus, shift amount measuring method and diagnostic method
Patent Number: 7,949,922

Inventors: Oexle; Dietmar (Singen, DE), Skrdlant; Rolf Peter (Konstanz, DE)
Title: Method for processing flat deliveries in delivery containers
Patent Number: 7,227,094

Inventors: Oganesian; Vage (Sunnyvale, CA), Haba; Belgacem (Charlotte, NC), Mohammed; Ilyas (Charlotte, NC), Savalia; Piyush (Charlotte, NC), Mitchell; Craig (Charlotte, NC)
Title: BSI image sensor package with embedded absorber for even reception of different wavelengths
Patent Number: 9,041,133

Inventors: Ogura; Masanori (Atsugi, JP), Koizumi; Toru (Yokohama, JP), Fujimura; Masaru (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion device with isolation switches arranged between signal lines and amplifiers
Patent Number: 7,948,540

Inventors: Oh; Chang Hun (Changwon-si, KR), Heo; Seon Il (Changwon-si, KR), Kim; Yang Hwan (Changwon-si, KR), Choi; Yeong Sik (Changwon-si, KR), Ko; Seog Ho (Changwon-si, KR), Yoon; Ju Han (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Control apparatus for dryer
Patent Number: 7,947,929

Inventors: Ohashi; Toshio (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Network management apparatus, network management method, and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 9,043,466

Inventors: Ohkoshi; Yasushi (Osaka, JP), Terunuma; Miho (Osaka, JP), Aramaki; Yoshihiro (Nara, JP)
Title: Structure support apparatus and structure installation method
Patent Number: 7,946,082

Inventors: Ohkuma; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Muratani; Hirofumi (Kawasaki, JP), Kawamura; Shinichi (Kodaira, JP), Sano; Fumihiko (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Encryption apparatus and method, and decryption apparatus and method based on block encryption
Patent Number: 7,227,948

Inventors: Ohnuma; Hideto (Kanagawa, JP), Nagai; Masaharu (Kanagawa, JP), Osame; Mitsuaki (Kanagawa, JP), Sakakura; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Komori; Shigeki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,947,538

Inventors: Ohse; Yuko (Shinagawa, JP), Daikuhara; Osamu (Shinagawa, JP), Takauchi; Hideki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mounting structure for semiconductor element
Patent Number: 7,948,091

Inventors: Ohta; Hiroshi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Nozzle plate, ink ejection head, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,681

Inventors: Ohta; Yumiko (Tokyo, JP), Oishi; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Using host transfer rates to select a recording medium transfer rate for transferring data to a recording medium
Patent Number: 9,043,508

Inventors: Ohtani; Hisashi (Atsugi, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,226,823

Inventors: Ohtani; Hisashi (Kanagawa, JP), Ogata; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having thin film transistor with particular drain electrode structure
Patent Number: 7,948,571

Inventors: Ohtani; Shigeaki (Fujinomiya, JP), Maeda; Minoru (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Inkjet ink for color filter, color filter, methods of producing them, and liquid crystal display device using them
Patent Number: 7,948,585

Inventors: Ohtomo; Tetsuya (Kanazawa, JP)
Title: Display device and inspection method for display device
Patent Number: 7,948,459

Inventors: Ohtsuka; Emi (Toyama, JP)
Title: Method of production of semiconductor device and method of production of solid-state imaging device
Patent Number: 7,947,522

Inventors: Ohyama; Kazunobu (Shiga, JP), Nakamasu; Shin (Shiga, JP), Asano; Yoshinari (Shiga, JP), Kondo; Toshinari (Shiga, JP), Aota; Keiji (Shiga, JP)
Title: Core, rotor, motor and compressor
Patent Number: 7,948,137

Inventors: Oishi; Toshinari (Sakai, JP), Nishimoto; Yusuke (Sakai, JP)
Title: Bicycle outer chain link
Patent Number: 7,946,941

Inventors: Okada; Seiji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Fine particle dispersion liquid containing tantalum oxide fine particles, tantalum oxide fine particle-resin composite, and method of producing fine particle dispersion liquid
Patent Number: 7,947,125

Inventors: Okamoto; Kazuyoshi (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Method of knitting knitwear with raglan sleeves and knitwear with raglan sleeves
Patent Number: 7,225,646

Inventors: Okano; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP), Ohkouchi; Munetaka (Tokyo, JP), Makabe; Muneyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cyclic amide derivative
Patent Number: 9,040,525

Inventors: Okita; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Yoshizawa; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Asaie; Machiko (Koshigaya, JP), Naono; Ken (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Power-saving network management server, network system, and method of determining supply of power
Patent Number: 9,043,621

Inventors: Okochi; Satoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Printing control device and method and program for efficient utilization of consumable products mounted thereon
Patent Number: 7,228,078

Inventors: Oku; Takashi (Saitama, JP), Arai; Takeo (Saitama, JP), Ota; Yutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Tagawa; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Backlight device
Patent Number: 7,946,723

Inventors: Okunoki; Yutaka (Ohta-ku, JP)
Title: Voice control method
Patent Number: 7,228,273

Inventors: Okuwaki; Yoshihito (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Support apparatus and design support method for differentiating between holes and projection graphics
Patent Number: 9,041,710

Inventors: Okuyama; Toshio (Tokushima, JP), Kuwano; Kazuhisa (Tokushima, JP)
Title: Device for discharge rod-like product having one end that is larger sized
Patent Number: 7,225,913

Inventors: Oldani; Renzo (Villastanza Di Parabiago, IT), Rancilio; Roberto (Villastanza Di Parabiago, IT)
Title: Device for heating and frothing a liquid, in particular milk
Patent Number: 7,225,727

Inventors: Omata; Takatsugu (Isehara, JP), Moriwaka; Tomoaki (Isehara, JP), Ohnuma; Hideto (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method and manufacturing apparatus of semiconductor substrate
Patent Number: 7,947,570

Inventors: Omura; Ikuo (Okayama, JP), Jin; Zhen Yu (Okayama, JP), Yamashita; Shuzo (Okayama, JP), Iwata; Hiroo (Kyoto, JP), Mochizuki; Akira (Numazu, JP)
Title: Method of making a stent
Patent Number: 9,040,111

Inventors: Onishi; Hirofumi (Aichi-gun, JP), Yasuda; Yuji (Nishikamo-gun, JP), Kirai; Tatsuo (Naruto, JP), Masuda; Masafumi (Tokushima, JP), Oomae; Kouji (Naruto, JP)
Title: Piston for automatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,225,726

Inventors: Ono; Hiroaki (Saitama, JP), Kobayashi; Seiji (Tokyo, JP), Mitsunaga; Tomoo (Kanagawa, JP), Nakajima; Ken (Tokyo, JP), Sano; Chikako (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for image processing and storage medium for the same
Patent Number: 7,227,992

Inventors: Ono; Kinya (Tokorozawa, JP), Usuba; Hidemi (Tokorozawa, JP), Murakoshi; Sho (Tokorozawa, JP), Minoshima; Kunihiro (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Data transmission/ reception system, connection restoring method and information transmission/ reception apparatus
Patent Number: 7,227,846

Inventors: Ono; Shogo (Kanagawa, JP), Tomita; Manabu (Kanagawa, JP), Igarashi; Koichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid discharging apparatus and method for manufacturing liquid discharging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,680

Inventors: Ono; Syotaro (Hyogo, JP), Izumisawa; Masaru (Hyogo, JP), Ohta; Hiroshi (Hyogo, JP), Yamashita; Hiroaki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Power semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,041,101

Inventors: Ono; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kunimatsu; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Egoshi; Hiroya (Kawasaki, JP), Soga; Tadashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wavelength multiplexing apparatus and signal conversion apparatus
Patent Number: 7,228,075

Inventors: Onvlee; Johannes ('s-Hertogenbosch, NL), De Jager; Pieter Willem Herman (Middelbeers, NL), Van Zwet; Erwin John (Pijnacker, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,041,911

Inventors: Ooi; Shinichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Broadcast transmitter, a broadcast transmitting method and a broadcast receiving method
Patent Number: 9,043,824

Inventors: Oravecz; Paul (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: System and method for continuously variable motorized adjustment of motorcycle handlebars
Patent Number: 9,038,500

Inventors: Orcutt; Peter Allen (Orleans, MA), Orcutt; Patricia Ann (Orleans, MA), Pascarelli; Justin Matthew (Chatham, MA), Pascarelli; Melissa Ann (Chatham, MA)
Title: Smart shower, a motion activated shower timer and alarm with diversion related soundbytes for entertaining or informing used to conserve energy and water
Patent Number: 7,948,831

Inventors: Orgeron; Keith J. (Houston, TX)
Title: Telescoping jack for a gripper assembly
Patent Number: 7,946,795

Inventors: Orofino, II; Donald Paul (Sudbury, MA), Longfritz; Michael James (Waltham, MA), Mani; Ramamurthy (Wayland, MA), Linebarger; Darel Allen (Southborough, MA)
Title: System and method for optimizing block diagram models
Patent Number: 7,949,504

Inventors: Ortiz; Alberto Garcia (Seville, ES), Lichtenau; Cedric (Stuttgart, DE), Rohrer; Norman J. (Underhill, VT)
Title: Method and apparatus for on-the-fly minimum power state transition
Patent Number: 7,949,971

Inventors: Osawa; Masahiro (Hamura, JP)
Title: Image forming system
Patent Number: 7,949,293

Inventors: Osumi; Hidetoshi (Nagoya, JP), Torii; Katsuya (Anjo, JP)
Title: Valve apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,270

Inventors: Oswald; Gordon Kenneth Andrew (Cambridge, GB), Richardson; Alan Trevor (Cambridge, GB), Burchett; Michael Hugh (Cambridge, GB), Clouston; Eric Nicol (Cambridge, GB), Toutoungi; Danielle Emma (Warwickshire, GB)
Title: Methods and apparatus for obtaining positional information
Patent Number: 7,227,493

Inventors: Ota; Yorito (Kobe, JP)
Title: Low cost high frequency device having compact mounting area, high frequency amplification method, wireless communication device and mobile telephone including low cost and high frequency circuit having compact mounting area
Patent Number: 7,228,110

Inventors: Otte; Clemens (Munich, DE), Sollacher; Rudolf (Eching, DE), Tresp; Volker (Munich, DE)
Title: Method and device for detecting clusters amongst data arranged in orders for cluster creation and removal based on conditional probabilities between clusters
Patent Number: 7,949,620

Inventors: Ottenwalder; Max (Schwabisch Gmund, DE), Johannes; Brigitte (Weiden, DE), Steiling; Ralf (Weiden, DE), Kufner; Manuela (Weiden, DE)
Title: Device for tempering food in rectangular, pan-like containers of standardized sizes
Patent Number: 9,038,846

Inventors: Ottini; Daniele (Pavia, IT), Pirola; Alberto (Pavia, IT), Rossi; Paolo (Pavia, IT), Sosio; Marco (Pavia, IT), Liscidini; Antonio (Toronto, CA), Castello; Rinaldo (Arcore, IT)
Title: Baseband filter calibration methods and systems
Patent Number: 9,042,855

Inventors: Ouchi; Toshihiko (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Photoconductive element and sensor device
Patent Number: 7,947,942

Inventors: Ovshinsky; Stanford R. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Stempel; Robert C. (Oxford, MI)
Title: Very low emission hybrid electric vehicle incorporating an integrated propulsion system including a fuel cell and a high power nickel metal hydride battery pack
Patent Number: 7,226,675

Inventors: Oyagi; Masayuki (Kyoto, JP), Ando; Tanichi (Kyoto, JP), Shoji; Shinichi (Kyoto, JP), Namakura; Akihiko (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Cellular phone unit, control system of vehicle-mounted device, control method of cellular phone unit, control method of vehicle-mounted device, control program of cellular phone unit, control prgram of vehicle-mounted device, and recording medium recording the program
Patent Number: 7,228,122

Inventors: Ozawa; Hidetoshi (Tochigi, JP), Honda; Wataru (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Support structure for load measurement sensor
Patent Number: 9,038,487

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: 9,039,920

Inventors: Ozluturk; Fatih M (Port Washington, NY), Mesecher; David K (Huntington Station, NY), Jacques; Alexander M (Kings Park, NY)
Title: Base station for carrier offset recovery
Patent Number: 7,949,037

Inventors: Pabst; Otto (Bolzano, IT), Gadrino; Franco (Turin, IT), Kleinlercher; Michael (Steinach, AT)
Title: Combined labyrinth seal and screw-type gasket bearing sealing arrangement
Patent Number: 7,946,591

Inventors: Packer; Scott M. (Alpine, UT), Steel; Russell J. (Salem, UT), Babb; Jonathan A. (Kamas, UT), Reed; Chris (Salem, UT), Taylor; Brian E. (Draper, UT)
Title: Crack repair using friction stir welding on materials including metal matrix composites, ferrous alloys, non-ferrous alloys, and superalloys
Patent Number: 7,225,968

Inventors: Pacull; Francois (Crolles, FR)
Title: Method for building parallel corpora
Patent Number: 7,949,514

Inventors: Padfield; Dirk Ryan (Albany, NY), Datar; Manasi (Karnataka, IN), Cline; Harvey (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Segmentation of tissue images using color and texture
Patent Number: 7,949,181

Inventors: Palmenberg; Ann C. (Madison, WI), Aminev; Aleksey G. (Fitchburg, WI), Groppo; Rachel P. (Madison, WI)
Title: Compositions and methods for regulating mRNA transcription and translation
Patent Number: 7,947,493

Inventors: Pan; Yang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Advertisement delivering system based on digital television system and mobile communication device
Patent Number: 9,043,831

Inventors: Pan; Yue (Beijing, CN), Shen; Wei Jia (Beijing, CN), Sun; Xing Zhi (Melbourne, AU), Teng; Xiao Fei (Beijing, CN), Xu; Lin Hao (Beijing, CN), Yu; Yi Qin (Beijing, CN), Zhou; Yu Chen (Beijing, CN)
Title: Hypothesis derived from relationship graph
Patent Number: 9,043,256

Inventors: Pan; Zhengwei (Bogart, GA), Liu; Feng (Athens, GA), Li; Xufan (Athens, GA)
Title: Eu.sup.2+-activated aluminates nanobelts, whiskers, and powders, methods of making the same, and uses thereof
Patent Number: 9,039,933

Inventors: Pant; Mondira (Westborough, MA), Gronowski; Paul (Northborough, MA), Allmon; Randy (North Grafton, MA), Bhat; Manjunath (Sunnyvale, CA), Lin; David (Westborough, MA)
Title: Scan friendly domino exit and domino entry sequential circuits
Patent Number: 7,227,384

Inventors: Papadopoulos; Alexandros (Dionyssos, GR)
Title: Hybrid photovoltaic concentrating system with corrected total reflection reflectors for very large concentrating ratios
Patent Number: 7,946,287

Inventors: Parenty; Alexis (Glasgow, GB), Cronin; Leroy (Glasgow, GB), Brown; Robert (Killearn, GB)
Title: Phenanthridinium derivatives as DNA binding agents
Patent Number: 7,947,703

Inventors: Parigger; Martin (Eggersdorf, AT), Linortner; Thomas (Graz, AT), Kaimer; Simon (Heiligenkreuz, AT), Dietrich; Heribert (Wolfberg i.Sch., AT)
Title: Control method for clutch arrangement
Patent Number: 7,949,453

Inventors: Park; Chan Hee (Pohang-si, KR), Lee; Chong Soo (Pohang-si, KR), Park; Sung Hyuk (Busan, KR), Chun; Young Soo (Pohang-si, KR)
Title: Preparation method of nanocrystalline titanium alloy at low strain
Patent Number: 9,039,849

Inventors: Park; Dae-Gyu (Poughquaq, NY), Chudzik; Michael P (Danbury, CT), Jha; Rashmi (Beacon, NY), Krishnan; Siddarth A (Peekskill, NY), Moumen; Naim (Walden, NY), Narayanan; Vijay (New York, NY), Paruchuri; Vamsi (New York, NY)
Title: Gate effective-workfunction modification for CMOS
Patent Number: 7,947,549

Inventors: Park; Il-Sook (Yangsan, KR)
Title: Flexible hose for a vacuum cleaner and fabricating method thereof
Patent Number: 7,226,519

Inventors: Park; Jung-ock (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Tae-young (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kyoo-young (Pohang-si, KR), Yoo; Duck-young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Metallic separator for fuel cell and fuel cell including the same
Patent Number: 7,947,409

Inventors: Park; Se-Kang (Songnam-shi, KR), Lee; Ki-Cheol (Suwon-shi, KR), Doh; Sang-Hyun (Hwasong-shi, KR), Oh; Yun-Je (Yongin-shi, KR)
Title: Wavelength division multiplexing optical switching system
Patent Number: 7,228,071

Inventors: Park; Taeyoung (Princeton, NJ), Tobie; David (Mount Vernon, ME), Clark; Shawn (Hamilton, NJ)
Title: Method for securing a display diagnostic device to a display
Patent Number: 9,041,929

Inventors: Park; Yang Hwan (Seoul, KR), Kang; Kyung Jung (Kyoenggi-do, KR), Lee; Gwang Hee (Kyoenggi-do, KR), Moon; Jung Gyu (Tigard, OR), Ryu; Chun Bae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Thermochromic golf ball
Patent Number: 7,226,961

Inventors: Parker; Jeffery R. (Richfield, OH), Coghlan; Gregory A. (Olmsted Falls, OH), Ezell; Robert M. (Brunswick, OH)
Title: Light emitting panel assemblies
Patent Number: 7,226,196

Inventors: Parkin; James Michael (Poole, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring radioactivity
Patent Number: 7,947,963

Inventors: Paryzek; Andrew (Ottawa, CA), Felske; Kent (Kanata, CA), Plante; Denis (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Automatic configuration of telecommunication station sets
Patent Number: 9,042,905

Inventors: Patel; Ronak (Santa Clara, CA), Van Dyke; Korbin S. (Sunol, CA), Ramesh; T.R. (Union City, CA), Thusoo; Shalesh (Milpitas, CA), Saund; Gurjeet Singh (Sunnyvale, CA), Mansingh; Sanjay (Santa Clara, CA), Campbell; Paul William (Oakland, CA)
Title: Managing instruction side-effects
Patent Number: 7,228,404

Inventors: Patil; Srinivas (Austin, TX), Jas; Abhijit (Austin, TX), Lisherness; Peter (Goleta, CA)
Title: Functional fabric based test wrapper for circuit testing of IP blocks
Patent Number: 9,043,665

Inventors: Paul; Andreas (Vaterstetten, DE)
Title: Method for producing a mixed color that is mixed from primary colors and corresponds to a prescribed target color
Patent Number: 7,227,668

Inventors: Paul; Buddy Ray (Slidell, LA)
Title: Carbon oxygen hydrogen motor
Patent Number: 9,038,595

Inventors: Pauli; Stephan (Achern, DE), Bohn; Roland (Buehl, DE)
Title: Connecting support for holding motor electronics
Patent Number: 7,948,128

Inventors: Pavier; Mark (Felbridge, GB), Dubhashi; Ajit (Redondo Beach, CA), Connah; Norman G. (Glossop, GB), Cerezo; Jorge (Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA)
Title: Half-bridge package
Patent Number: 7,227,198

Inventors: Pazos; Fernando Pedrazzoli (Madrid, ES), Van Belle; Jacques C. (La Foret, FR)
Title: Method, apparatus and computer program for determining the location of a user in an area
Patent Number: 9,043,126

Inventors: Pedersen; Gerald D. (Houston, TX), Hirth; David E. (Pasadena, TX)
Title: Hydraulic tools for setting liner top packers and method for cementing liners
Patent Number: 7,225,870

Inventors: Pedersen; Roald Helland (Gjovk, NO)
Title: Roll over protection system
Patent Number: 7,946,623

Inventors: Pederson, Jr.; Gary John (Albertville, MN), Seppala; Jan D. (Maple Grove, MN), Moberg; John Robert (Elk River, MN), Mertens; Steven Paul (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Catheter balloon with advantageous cone design
Patent Number: 7,226,472

Inventors: Peeters; Eric (Fremont, CA), Bruce; Richard H. (Los Altos, CA), Arias; Ana (San Carlos, CA), Begole; Bo (San Jose, CA), Bringans; Ross (Cupertino, CA), Chow; Celia (Palo Alto, CA), Lee; Lawrence (Menlo Park, CA), Fahey; Lisa (San Francisco, CA), Jacobson; Linda (Half Moon Bay, CA), Mosko; Marc (Santa Cruz, CA), Mulhern; Susan (Susie) (Gilroy, CA), Parekh; Nitin (Los Altos, CA), Weinerth; David (Oakland, CA)
Title: System and method for providing print advertisements
Patent Number: 7,949,560

Inventors: Pelizzo; Maria-Guglielmina (Padua, IT), Nicolosi; Piergiorgio (Legnaro, IT), Ceccherini; Paolo (Padua, IT)
Title: Radiometer with spectral response equivalent to the erythema action curve CIE, for measuring the total effective irradiance
Patent Number: 7,947,962

Inventors: Pellizzari; Roberto O. (Groton, MA)
Title: Apparatus and method for preparing and delivering fuel
Patent Number: 7,225,998

Inventors: Pelman; Todd (San Francisco, CA), Praca; Miguel (San Anselmo, CA), Holland; Rodney (Novato, CA), Basel; Louis ('S-Gravenhage, NL), Miyatake; Jaquelyn ('S-Gravenhage, NL)
Title: Structure following roof mounted photovoltaic system
Patent Number: 9,038,329

Inventors: Penttinen; Henri (Espoo, FI), Kirkeby; Ole (Espoo, FI)
Title: Techniques for analyzing parameters of a musical performance
Patent Number: 9,040,799

Inventors: Peralta; Ignacio (Chicago, IL)
Title: Systems and methods for converting marine currents into electrical energy
Patent Number: 7,948,108

Inventors: Pereira; Daniel (Mississauga, CA), O'Toole; Jennifer (Rockaway Park, NY)
Title: Antibodies that bind specifically to human RON protein
Patent Number: 7,947,811

Inventors: Pereira; John (Rehoboth, MA), Machado; Manuel (Hope, RI), Antaya; Stephen (West Kingston, RI)
Title: Circular electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,226,299

Inventors: Pereira; Jose P. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Entry location in a content addressable memory
Patent Number: 7,228,378

Inventors: Peretolchin; Maxim (Lambrecht, DE), Oetter; Guenter (Frankenthal, DE), Boehnke; Harald (Mannheim, DE), Hansch; Markus (Speyer, DE), Voelkel; Ludwig (Limburgerhof, DE)
Title: Use of a reaction product of carboxylic acids with aliphatic polyamines for improving or boosting the separation of water from fuel oils
Patent Number: 9,039,791

Inventors: Periyagaram; Subramaniam (San Jose, CA), Yadav; Sandeep (Santa Clara, CA), Lewis; Blake (Los Altos Hills, CA), Faith; Rickard E. (Hillsborough, NC), Prakash; Ashish (Morrisville, NC), Kesavan; Ram (Los Altos, CA), Subramanian; Ananthan (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Deduplication in an extent-based architecture
Patent Number: 9,043,287

Inventors: Peroulis; Dimitrios (West Lafayette, IN), Kovacs; Andrew S (Lafayette, IN), Koester; David Joseph (Lafayette, IN), Sadeghi; Farshid (West Lafayette, IN), Scott; Sean M (Albuerque, NM), Adams; Douglas Edward (West Lafayette, IN)
Title: Highly-reliable micro-electromechanical system temperature sensor
Patent Number: 9,039,280

Inventors: Perrott; Chad A. (Woodstock, IL)
Title: Clasp
Patent Number: 7,946,442

Inventors: Peters; Steven R. (Huntsburg, OH), Enyedy; Edward A. (Eastlake, OH)
Title: Systems and methods to feed a wire within a welder
Patent Number: 9,040,873

Inventors: Peterson; Robert R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Runtime machine supported method level caching
Patent Number: 7,949,826

Inventors: Petzl; Paul (Grenoble, FR), Maurice; Alain (Saint Hilaire du Touvet, FR)
Title: Portable lighting device with light-emitting diode
Patent Number: 7,226,190

Inventors: Pfau; Roland (Biberach, DE), Arndt; Kirsten (Ravensburg, DE), Doods; Henri (Warthausen, NL), Hauel; Norbert (Schemmerhofen, DE), Klinder; Klaus (Oggelshausen, DE), Kuelzer; Raimund (Mittelbiberach, DE), Mack; Juergen (Biberach, DE), Stenkamp; Dirk (Biberach, DE)
Title: 1H-benzimidazole-5-carboxamides as anti-inflammatory agents
Patent Number: 9,040,565

Inventors: Pham; Buu Tien Ton (Westminister, CA), Vu; Dong (Placentia, CA)
Title: 1-2-3 dynamic on-top tabular (DTT) editing of a list on a web page
Patent Number: 7,949,962

Inventors: Pham; Buu Tien Ton (Westminister, CA), Vu; Dong (Placentia, CA)
Title: 1-2-3 Dynamic on-top tabular (DTT) web page editing
Patent Number: 7,949,963

Inventors: Phillips; Andrew W. (Saline, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Monroe, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: 9-speed transmission
Patent Number: 7,946,948

Inventors: Phillips; Michael (Antelope, CA)
Title: Water balloon launching cannon and associated methods
Patent Number: 9,038,616

Inventors: Philyaw; Jeffry Jovan (Dallas, TX), Mathews; David Kent (Carrollton, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for directing an existing product code to a remote location
Patent Number: 7,228,282

Inventors: Pierstorff; Erik (Playa Del Ray, CA), Behrenbruch; Christian (Los Angeles, CA), Chow; Edward (San Francisco, CA), Ho; Dean (Chicago, IL)
Title: Pary-xylene based microfilm elution devices
Patent Number: 9,040,071

Inventors: Pinder; Howard G. (Norcross, GA)
Title: Controlled cryptoperiod timing to reduce decoder processing load
Patent Number: 7,949,133

Inventors: Pingel; Kenneth A. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Smelt spout opening cleaner, cleaning head and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,947,216

Inventors: Pipal; Vicki Lynn (Rochester, MN), Curtis; Michael William (Rochester, MN), Richetta; Raymond Alan (Rochester, MN), Nasu; Koji (Takaraduka, JP)
Title: System and method for providing head amplitude characterization
Patent Number: 7,227,709

Inventors: Pirim; Patrick (Paris, FR)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,042,602

Inventors: Plaehn; William H. (Clifton, NJ)
Title: Transparent display field of view region determination
Patent Number: 9,041,645

Inventors: Poilbout; Francois (Paris, FR)
Title: Suspension control device, vehicle comprising said device, production and associated program
Patent Number: 7,949,445

Inventors: Poo; Chia Yong (Singapore, SG), Jeung; Boon Suan (Singapore, SG), Kwang; Chua Swee (Singapore, SG), Waf; Low Siu (Singapore, SG), Yu; Chan Min (Singapore, SG), Loo; Neo Yong (Singapore, SG)
Title: Semiconductor devices and semiconductor device components with peripherally located, castellated contacts, assemblies and packages including such semiconductor devices or packages and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,226,809

Inventors: Popescu; Petre (Ottawa, CA), Trepanier; Daniel Pierre (Ottawa, CA), Wolski; Stanislas (Ottawa, CA), Mathur; Niraj Rajendra (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Extended link monitoring channel for 10 Gb/s Ethernet
Patent Number: 7,949,782

Inventors: Poplaw; Barry (North Miami, FL)
Title: Portable smart stethoscope formed of smart mobile device and casing assembly
Patent Number: 9,042,568

Inventors: Porat; Yariv (Halfa, IL), Tsaliah; Yoseph (Kiryat Bialik, IL), Doron; Eyal (Kiriat-Yam, IL)
Title: Piezoelectric transducer
Patent Number: 7,948,148

Inventors: Porcs-Makkay; Marta (Pomaz, HU), Bartha; Ferenc Lorant (Tiszavasvari, HU), Krasznai; Gyorgy (Budapest, HU), Volk; Balazs (Budapest, HU), Ruzsics; Gyorgy (Budapest, HU), Pongo; Laszlo (Kerepes, HU), Lukacs; Gyula (Budapest, HU), Szabo; Tibor (Budapest, HU), Barkoczy; Jozsef (Budapest, HU), Debreczeni; Jozsef (Budapest, HU), Keszthelyi; Adrienn (Budapest, HU), Pandur; Angela (Mende, HU), Molnar; Eniko (Erd, HU), Milen; Matyas (Budapest, HU), Tothne Lauritz; Maria (Budapest, HU)
Title: Method for preparing rosuvastatin salts
Patent Number: 9,040,696

Inventors: Porter; John A. (Lancashire, GB), Lees; Tony (Lancashire, GB), Fitton; Paul A. (Lancashire, GB)
Title: Treatment of municipal solid waste
Patent Number: 7,226,006

Inventors: Portocarrero-Velasco; Alejandro. (North Richland Hills, TX)
Title: Reinforced concrete hexahedral module
Patent Number: 9,038,337

Inventors: Potter; Michael A. (Grass Lake, MI), Redon; Fabien G. (Southfield, MI), El Tahry; Sherif H. (Troy, MI), Wright; Christopher C (Howell, MI), Pinson; John A. (Troy, MI)
Title: Emissions conformance for an exhaust after-treatment system having a dosing agent supply
Patent Number: 7,946,109

Inventors: Poulsen; Peter (Grants Pass, OR)
Title: Four-region catadioptric tile
Patent Number: 7,948,678

Inventors: Poupin; Pascal (Metz, FR)
Title: Arsenic assay using ELISA
Patent Number: 9,040,240

Inventors: Preiss; Michael (Vaihingen, DE)
Title: Rear-end spoiler for a full-rear vehicle
Patent Number: 7,226,117

Inventors: Preston; Barry (Melton Mowbray, GB)
Title: Plasma light source
Patent Number: 9,041,290

Inventors: Qawami; Bahman (San Jose, CA), Sabet-Sharghi; Farshid (San Jose, CA), Chang; Robert C. (Danville, CA)
Title: System, method, and device for playing back recorded audio, video or other content from non-volatile memory cards, compact disks or other media
Patent Number: 7,227,952

Inventors: Qian; Shen-En (Quebec, CA)
Title: Method and system of increasing spatial resolution of multi-dimensional optical imagery using sensor's intrinsic keystone
Patent Number: 9,041,822

Inventors: Queeno; Cameron (Westminster, MA)
Title: System and method for issuing a security unit after determining eligibility by image recognition
Patent Number: 7,228,011

Inventors: Quine; Douglas B. (Bethel, CT)
Title: Virtual code for delivery to the nearest building of organizations having multiple buildings
Patent Number: 7,949,424

Inventors: Rabinovich; Ella (Haifa, IL), Rabinovich; Sivan (Haifa, IL), Ruah; Sitvanit (Rehovot, IL)
Title: Conducting verification in event processing applications using formal methods
Patent Number: 9,043,746

Inventors: Rai; Pradeep Kumar (Jangipur, IN), Bock; Kim Lee (Shanghai, CN), Wang; Li (Shanghai, CN), Huang; JinXiang (Shanghai, CN), Tai; EnYong (Shanghai, CN), Wang; JianHua (Shanghai, CN), Ong; King Hoo (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Non-uniform vacuum profile die attach tip
Patent Number: 9,038,264

Inventors: Raichlen; Steven (Miami, FL), Adams; Charles (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Skewer shield
Patent Number: 7,946,223

Inventors: Railey; Mike R. (Del Mar, CA)
Title: Powered surfboard
Patent Number: 7,226,329

Inventors: Rains; Mark A. (Indianapolis, IN), Conn; Randall S. (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Hydraulic fluid determination system and method
Patent Number: 7,946,154

Inventors: Ramaiah; Danaboyina (Thiruvananthapuram, IN), Karunakaran; Suneesh C. (Thiruvananthapuram, IN), Vadakkancheril; Jisha S. (Thiruvananthapuram, IN), Tavarekere; Chandrashekar K. (Bhubaneswar, IN), Alagar; Srinivasan (Bhubaneswar, IN), Pillai; Madhavan Radhakrishna (Thiruvananthapuram, IN), Nair; Sivakumari Asha (Thiruvananthapuram, IN), Saras; Saneesh Babu P. (Thiruvananthapuram, IN), Rao; Mohan Chintalagiri (Hyderabad, IN), Rao; Kunchala Sridhar (Hyderabad, IN)
Title: Process for the preparaton of novel porphyrin derivatives and their use as PDT agents and fluorescence probes
Patent Number: 9,040,687

Inventors: Ramakrishnan; Siva (Beaverton, OR), Karnos; Kristine (San Jose, CA), Nath; Siddhartha (Bangalore, IN)
Title: System and method for generating a virtual PCI-type configuration space for a device
Patent Number: 9,043,500

Inventors: Ramamurthy; Venkatesh (Hillsboro, OR), Prakash; Gyan (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Context aware detection and mobile platform wake
Patent Number: 9,041,516

Inventors: Ranganathan; Anand (Stamford, CT), Riabov; Anton V. (Ossining, NY), Udrea; Octavian (Ossining, NY)
Title: Cross-platform compiler for data transforms
Patent Number: 9,043,764

Inventors: Ransom; Robert M. (Flushing, MI), Wehner; Scott D. (Mt. Morris, MI), Kubica; Ryan L. (Flushing, MI)
Title: Collapsible enclosure with 3-dimensional trim elements
Patent Number: 7,225,823

Inventors: Rapinoja; Tapio (Kerava, FI), Xu; Liangge (Espoo, FI)
Title: Frequency generation circuitry and method
Patent Number: 7,948,274

Inventors: Rapp; Jame E. (Oregon, OH)
Title: Process and product for making ceramic materials for semiconductor doping
Patent Number: 7,947,214

Inventors: Ratnakar; Nitesh (Elkins, WV)
Title: Smart medicine container assembly
Patent Number: 9,043,015

Inventors: Ray; Swakshar (Guilderland, NY), Adamiak; Mark Gerard (Paoli, PA), Kolwalkar; Amol Rajaram (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Power system stabilization
Patent Number: 9,043,040

Inventors: Raymond; Mark A. (Littleton, CO), Lange; Howard G. (Mount Prospect, IL), Weiss; Seth (Cherry Hills Village, CO)
Title: Tracking fiber optic wafer concentrator
Patent Number: 7,946,286

Inventors: Reber; Douglas M. (Austin, TX), Herr; Lawrence N. (Coupland, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus to improve reliability of vias
Patent Number: 9,041,209

Inventors: Receveur; Rogier (Maastricht, NL)
Title: Chip level biostable interconnect for implantable medical devices
Patent Number: 7,228,177

Inventors: Reddy; G. Shantanu (Minneapolis, MN), Finlay; Matthew S. (Brooklyn Park, MN)
Title: Modular, zone-specific medical electrical lead design
Patent Number: 7,946,980

Inventors: Reihani; Kamran (Las Cruces, NM)
Title: System and method for automated symbolic recognition including spatial reasoning
Patent Number: 7,227,995

Inventors: Rein; Peter W. (Baton Rouge, LA), Bento; Luis R. S. M. (Baton Rouge, LA), Ellis; Bruce M. (Houston, TX)
Title: Direct production of white sugar from sugarcane juice or sugar beet juice
Patent Number: 7,226,511

Inventors: Reinhardt; Jacob E. (Minneapolis, MN), Nhep; Pon (Savage, MN), Smith; Trevor D. (Eden Prairie, MN), Hagen; Ray (Apple Valley, MN)
Title: Fiber termination block with splitters
Patent Number: 7,949,221

Inventors: Reis; Wayne (St. George, UT)
Title: Multi-function ukulele chord wheel
Patent Number: 9,040,797

Inventors: Reissner; Michael (Vancouver, CA)
Title: System and method for determining a level of success of operations on an abstraction of multiple logical data storage containers
Patent Number: 9,043,573

Inventors: Reiter; Ferdinand (Markgroeningen, DE)
Title: Electromagnetically actuable valve
Patent Number: 9,038,604

Inventors: Renaud; Yvon (Montreal, CA)
Title: Furniture assembly modules
Patent Number: 9,038,261

Inventors: Reshotko; Miriam (Portland, OR), Jin; Been-Yih (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Dual seed semiconductor photodetectors
Patent Number: 7,948,010

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR), Davidson; Clayton L. (Lake Oswego, OR), Rodriguez; Tony F. (Portland, OR)
Title: Watermarking compressed data
Patent Number: 7,949,147

Inventors: Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR), Levy; Kenneth L. (Stevenson, WA), McKinley; Tyler J. (Lake Oswego, OR)
Title: Deriving or calculating identifying data from video signals
Patent Number: 7,949,149

Inventors: Rhodes; Mark A. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Unsplit bipolar pulse forming line
Patent Number: 7,949,126

Inventors: Rich; Lawrence Scott (Cary, NC), Jaouani; Rafik (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for declarative data warehouse definition for object-relational mapped objects
Patent Number: 9,043,273

Inventors: Richter; Elkana (Tene-omarim, IL), Hassan; Yossi (Ashkelon, IL), Elran; Tomer (Petah Tikva, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for optimizing linear regulator transient performance
Patent Number: 9,041,369

Inventors: Riddle; Shaun (Northglenn, CO)
Title: Surfboard with air-film creating vents
Patent Number: 9,039,471

Inventors: Riepler; Bernhard (Wagrain, AT), Huber; Rupert (Radstadt, AT), Holzer; Helmut (St. Johann, AT)
Title: Ski or snowboard with a plate-type force-transmitting element
Patent Number: 7,946,608

Inventors: Riggle; Mark Spencer (Charlottesville, VA)
Title: Integration of causal models, business process models and dimensional reports for enhancing problem solving
Patent Number: 7,949,500

Inventors: Riley; Stephen (Spring, TX), Guivarch; Benoit J. (Portsall, FR), Trcka; Darryl E. (Houston, TX), Chace; David M. (Houston, TX)
Title: Flowshot technique
Patent Number: 7,227,129

Inventors: Rind; Bruce (Derwood, MD)
Title: Method of treating stroke or brain injury patients based on the intravenous administration of magnesium cations and concurrent administration of an oxygen gas mixture
Patent Number: 7,947,310

Inventors: Rioux; Patrick (Montreal, CA), Batani; Naim (Dollard-des-Ormeaux, CA), Gagnon; Francois (Lachine, CA), Belzile; Jean (Lachine, CA)
Title: Satellite modem with a dynamic bandwidth
Patent Number: 7,948,963

Inventors: Ritsche; Stefan (Eigeltingen, DE), Tempfli; Karl (Gottmadingen, DE)
Title: Metering device for at least one medium
Patent Number: 7,946,455

Inventors: Ritter; Gregory W. (Gillette, WY), Jones; Terry A. (Gillette, WY)
Title: Fumigation system for a diesel engine
Patent Number: 7,225,763

Inventors: Rivera; Ed (New York, NY), Tooker; Michael (Point Claire, CA), Guy; Francois (Montreal, CA), Beaumier; Francois (Montreal, CA), Battle; Charles (New York, NY), Khenfir; Mounir (Montreal, CA), Garneau; Charles (Bois-des-Filion, CA)
Title: Digital jukebox device with karaoke and/or photo booth features, and associated methods
Patent Number: 9,041,784

Inventors: Rivette; Kevin G. (Palo Alto, CA), Rappaport; Irving S. (Palo Alto, CA), Hohmann; Luke (Mountain View, CA), Puglia; David (Los Gatos, CA), Goretsky; David (Sunnyvale, CA), Jackson; Adam (Sunnyvale, CA), Rabb, Jr.; Charles (Sunnyvale, CA), Smith; David W. (Mountain View, CA), Park; Brian (Palo Alto, CA), Thornthwaite; Warren (Menlo Park, CA), Navarrete; Jorge A. (Menlo Park, CA), Muller; Robert J. (San Francisco, CA), Alcabes; Harvey (Belmont, CA), Brannon; Donald (Santa Clara, CA), Schnitz; Matthew (Mountain View, CA)
Title: System, method, and computer program product for managing and analyzing intellectual property (IP) related transactions
Patent Number: 7,949,728

Inventors: Rizzo; Charles J. (Reisterstown, MD), Fearon, Jr.; Richard E. (Danbury, CT)
Title: Magnetic advertisement
Patent Number: 7,225,568

Inventors: Roberts; Amy C. (San Francisco, CA), Shewmake; David T. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method for selecting an optimal diet and exercise regimen based on LDL and HDL subclass determination
Patent Number: 7,226,792

Inventors: Roberts; Paul (Newport, GB), Thomas; Paul Anthony (Newport, GB), Mortali; Alessandro (Toiho, IT), Shih; Shan (Troy, MI), Roche; Martin (Newport, GB), Conti; Corrado (Novara, IT), Harrup; Clive (Bedfordshire, GB), Bassi; Marco (Novate Milanese, IT), Hadley; Paul (South Wales, GB), Conti; Roberto (Olona, IT), Jackson; Jonathon Leslie Christopher (Herefordshire, GB), Ganaway; Gary (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Twin rotor disc brake
Patent Number: 7,946,396

Inventors: Roberts; Stuart L. (Boise, ID), Fogal; Rich (McCall, ID)
Title: Wire bonders and methods of wire-bonding
Patent Number: 7,227,095

Inventors: Robinson; Piramuthu (Oakland, CA)
Title: Rule-based segmentation for objects with frontal view in color images
Patent Number: 9,042,650

Inventors: Rodriguez; Daniel (Sachse, TX)
Title: Burr hole cap and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,949,410

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Reza) (Newport Coast, CA)
Title: RF filtering at very high frequencies for substrate communications
Patent Number: 7,949,310

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Reza) (Newport Coast, CA)
Title: RF transmitter and integrated circuit with programmable filter module and methods for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,949,325

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Reza) (Newport Coast, CA)
Title: Diversity receiver system with interference cancellation and methods for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,949,366

Inventors: Rogaway; Phillip W. (Davis, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for facilitating efficient authenticated encryption
Patent Number: 7,949,129

Inventors: Rohe; Andre (Palo Alto, CA), Teig; Steven (Menlo Park, CA), Schmit; Herman (Palo Alto, CA), Redgrave; Jason (Mountain View, CA), Caldwell; Andrew (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Operational time extension
Patent Number: 9,041,430

Inventors: Rohs; Michael (Zurich, CH)
Title: Methods, media, and mobile devices for providing information associated with a visual code
Patent Number: 7,946,492

Inventors: Rolfson; J. Brett (Boise, ID)
Title: Multi-layer, attenuated phase-shifting mask
Patent Number: 7,226,708

Inventors: Roman; Gianfranco (Pasiano, IT), Serafin, legal representative; Franca (Pasiano, IT), Roman, legal representative; Giada (Codroipo, IT)
Title: Elastic rewinding hose reel with automatic stopping device
Patent Number: 7,946,520

Inventors: Romanko; Jeffery David (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Fast work-conserving round robin scheduling
Patent Number: 7,227,866

Inventors: Romes; Gary E. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Dynamic heat flow meter for measuring thermal properties of insulation or the like, and corresponding method
Patent Number: 7,226,206

Inventors: Rondeau; Joel (Antony, FR), Vigneaux; Pierre (Moisenay, FR)
Title: Fluid mixing system
Patent Number: 7,226,203

Inventors: Roohparvar; Frankie F. (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Mode selection in a flash memory device
Patent Number: 7,227,777

Inventors: Rooney; Maura (Cambridge, MA), Richard; Joseph (Bedford, MA), Kapravy; Andy (Stoughton, MA), Liu; Clifford M. (Randolph, MA), Chu; Michael S. H. (Brookline, MA), Mirarchi; Tom (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: High performance coil wire
Patent Number: 7,946,999

Inventors: Roscheisen; Martin R. (San Francisco, CA), Sager; Brian M. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Polycrystalline optoelectronic devices based on templating technique
Patent Number: 7,227,066

Inventors: Rose; Larry D. (South Weber, UT), Williams; Jeffrey D. (Roy, UT), Smith; Brad (Plain City, UT), Waters; Greg (Riverdale, UT), Enders; Mark (Pleasant View, UT), Newkirk; John (Layton, UT), Jamison; Patrick (North Ogden, UT), Potter; Kent (Brigham City, UT), Balaskandan; Shankar (Salt Lake City, UT), Choi; Changsoo (Rochester, MI), Tree; Ralph (Farr West, UT)
Title: Dual chamber airbag cushion
Patent Number: 7,946,613

Inventors: Rostami; Ramin (Calabasas, CA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for providing power and communicating data with electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,039,443

Inventors: Rothman; Michael A. (Gig Harbor, WA), McGrath; Greg (Olympia, WA)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for allowing users to dynamically interact with configurable devices or hardware during a preboot stage
Patent Number: 7,228,405

Inventors: Routt; Stan (Long Beach, CA), Rubio; Hermilio (Long Beach, CA)
Title: Tire inflation and handling assistance device
Patent Number: 7,225,849

Inventors: Rowlands; Joseph B. (Santa Clara, CA), Keller; James B. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Programmably disabling one or more cache entries
Patent Number: 7,228,386

Inventors: Roy; Dominique (St-Lazare, CA), Guyader; Guillaume (Verdun, CA)
Title: Device for making woven article
Patent Number: 9,038,673

Inventors: Rozwadowski; Kevin L. (Saskatoon, CA), Lydiate; Derek J. (Saskatoon, CA)
Title: Modifying DNA recombination and repair
Patent Number: 7,947,874

Inventors: Ruan; Yong Ling (Nicholls, AU), Furbank; Robert T. (Wetangara, AU)
Title: Methods and means for altering fiber characteristics in fiber-producing plants
Patent Number: 7,947,875

Inventors: Rubalsky; Sergey Dmitrievich (St. Petersburg, RU), Aleshkin; Dmitry Vadimovich (St. Petersburg, RU)
Title: Device for presenting information about plant materials
Patent Number: 7,225,571

Inventors: Rueckert; David (Jupiter, FL)
Title: Connecting link assembly and socket arrangement for assembly of floating drive-on dry docks
Patent Number: 7,225,751

Inventors: Ruiz; Sherrie E. (Milton Freewater, OR), Ruiz; Antonio R. (Milton Freewater, OR)
Title: Headgear apparatus
Patent Number: 7,225,811

Inventors: Russell; Edgar (Goleta, CA), Cairns; Brian (New York, NY)
Title: Calibration system and method for calibration of various types of polarimeters
Patent Number: 7,227,638

Inventors: Russo; Thomas J. (Kingsville, MD), Schrof; Peter F. W. (Forest Hill, MD), Grube; Bruce B. (New Tripoli, PA), Ronemus; Donald James (Hellertown, PA), Petrilla; Stanley (Laurel, MD)
Title: Graphical rolled steel sheet flatness display and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,225,652

Inventors: Rychlik; Bohuslav (Santa Clara, CA), Rakvic; Ryan N. (Santa Clara, CA), Brekelbaum; Edward (Austin, TX), Black; Bryan (Austin, TX)
Title: Predicate register file write by an instruction with a pending instruction having data dependency
Patent Number: 7,228,402

Inventors: Ryu; Ki Seon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Beum Joon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Supporting idle mode of mobile station in wireless access system
Patent Number: 7,949,352

Inventors: Ryzhikov; Lev (Norwalk, CT), Vladimirsky; Yuli (Weston, CT)
Title: Lithographic apparatus having double telecentric illumination
Patent Number: 7,227,613

Inventors: Sacks; Hagit (Modi'in, IL), Stern; Meir (Rehovot, IL)
Title: Human growth hormone patch formulations
Patent Number: 7,947,304

Inventors: Sadana; Anil K. (Houston, TX)
Title: Method of preparing functionalized graphene
Patent Number: 9,040,013

Inventors: Safrai; Uri (Haifa, IL)
Title: Interface mapping in a centralized packet processor for a network
Patent Number: 9,042,405

Inventors: Sagara; Tomoyuki (Sakurai, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing an ink jet head
Patent Number: 7,225,540

Inventors: Sagfors; Mats (Kyrkslatt, FI), Muller; Walter (Upplands Vasby, SE)
Title: Measurement handling with carrier aggregation
Patent Number: 9,042,835

Inventors: Saggau; Peter (Houston, TX), Reddy; Duemani (Houston, TX), Iyer; Vijay (Huntington, NY)
Title: High speed microscope with three-dimensional laser beam scanning including acousto-optic deflector for controlling the lateral position and collimation of the light beam
Patent Number: 7,227,127

Inventors: Saito; Kimihiro (Saitama, JP), Miyamoto; Hirotaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical disc device and converging position correction method
Patent Number: 7,948,840

Inventors: Saito; Manabu (Iwatsuki, JP), Amamoto; Hidekazu (Iwatsuki, JP), Saiki; Atsuna (Iwatsuki, JP), Abe; Takaharu (Iwatsuki, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and developer replenishment portion
Patent Number: 7,228,089

Inventors: Saito; Misako (Nirasaki, JP), Hayashi; Teruyuki (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring the concentration of organic gas
Patent Number: 7,946,152

Inventors: Saito; Shin (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Visualizing total order relation of nodes in a structured document
Patent Number: 9,043,695

Inventors: Saito; Shinichiro (Kumagaya, JP), Ueno; Naoki (Funabashi, JP), Harada; Hiroshi (Chichibu, JP), Okamura; Soichiro (Osato-gun, JP), Suzuki; Takayuki (Funabashi, JP)
Title: Cement kiln chlorine/sulfur bypass system
Patent Number: 7,947,242

Inventors: Saito; Shinichiro (Sakura, JP), Wada; Hajime (Sakura, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for fuelizing inflammable waste
Patent Number: 9,038,932

Inventors: Saitoh; Daisuke (Yokosuka, JP), Katsuragawa; Keiko (Kawasaki, JP), Tomikashi; Minoru (Yokohama, JP), Ono; Takeshi (Yokosuka, JP), Tozuka; Eiji (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Speech recognition correction with standby-word dictionary
Patent Number: 7,949,524

Inventors: Saitoh; Kazuya (Kanagawa, JP), Kosuge; Akio (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Hirokatsu (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshida; Ryuji (Kanagawa, JP), Suganuma; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP), Ueda; Tetsuto (Kanagawa, JP), Urayama; Taichi (Kanagawa, JP), Sekiguchi; Sho (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Powder refilling device, process cartridge and image including same, and powder refilling method
Patent Number: 9,042,778

Inventors: Sakai; Jun (Osaka, JP), Saito; Kazuhiro (Tsukuba, JP), Taima; Tetsuya (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Organic thin film solar cell
Patent Number: 9,040,817

Inventors: Sakai; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP), Yamanaka; Toshiki (Shizuoka, JP), Yamada; Hiroshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Mounting structure of flexible printed circuit board and sliding-type electronic device
Patent Number: 9,042,109

Inventors: Sakakura; Masayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Noda; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kuwabara; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light emitting device
Patent Number: 7,948,171

Inventors: Sakamoto; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP), Ogura; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Moritoki; Masashige (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,947,568

Inventors: Sakamoto; Yoshifumi (Shiga-ken, JP), Hori; Masahiro (Shiga-ken, JP)
Title: Broadcasting for browsing the web
Patent Number: 7,950,041

Inventors: Sakamoto; Yukinori (Kumagaya, JP), Saito; Shinichiro (Kumagaya, JP), Hirose; Toshiaki (Chichibu, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for dissolution reaction
Patent Number: 7,947,229

Inventors: Sakayori; Katsuya (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Momose; Terutoshi (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Kawano; Shigeki (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Togashi; Tomoko (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Amasaki; Hiroko (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Sakihama; Nobuhiro (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Yamazaki; Tsuyoshi (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Uchiyama; Michiaki (Shinjuku-ku, JP), Yagi; Hiroshi (Shinjuku-ku, JP)
Title: Wet etched insulator and electronic circuit component
Patent Number: 7,226,806

Inventors: Sakuma; Kazuki (Higashimurayama, JP), Kawamura; Masayasu (Higashiyamato, JP), Takahashi; Yasushi (Urawa, JP), Masuda; Masachika (Tokorozawa, JP), Wada; Tamaki (Higashimurayama, JP), Sugiyama; Michiaki (Tokyo, JP), Nishizawa; Hirotaka (Fuchu, JP), Sugano; Toshio (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and a memory system including a plurality of IC chips in a common package
Patent Number: 7,227,251

Inventors: Sakurada; Takumi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,042,756

Inventors: Sakurai; Hiroshi (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Printer
Patent Number: 9,042,743

Inventors: Sakuyama; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image data generation with reduced amount of processing
Patent Number: 7,228,000

Inventors: Salam; Hassan P. A. (London, GB)
Title: LED lamps
Patent Number: 7,947,998

Inventors: Salice; Luciano (Carimate, IT)
Title: Device for adjusting the height of a drawer
Patent Number: 7,226,139

Inventors: Sallberg; Matti (Alvsjo, SE)
Title: Hepatitis C virus non-structural NS3/4A fusion gene
Patent Number: 7,226,912

Inventors: Salling; Jakob (Smorum, DK)
Title: Low-power dual-edge-triggered storage cell with scan test support and clock gating circuit therefore
Patent Number: 9,041,450

Inventors: Salo; Rodney W. (Fridley, MN), Chavan; Abhijeet V. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Using implanted sensors for feedback control of implanted medical devices
Patent Number: 7,949,394

Inventors: Sampath; Ashwin (Princeton, NJ), Horn; Gavin Bernard (La Jolla, CA), Li; Husheng (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Signaling separate unicast and broadcast information with a common pilot
Patent Number: 9,042,399

Inventors: Sampsell; Jeffrey B. (Pueblo West, CO)
Title: System and methods for tiling display panels
Patent Number: 7,948,672

Inventors: Sanders; Joan E. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Medical devices comprising small fiber biomaterials, and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,947,069

Inventors: Sandon; Peter A. (Essex Junction, VT), West; R. Michael P. (Colchester, VT)
Title: Two dimensional addressing of a matrix-vector register array
Patent Number: 7,949,853

Inventors: Sannomiya; Hideaki (Atsugi, JP), Waki; Naosumi (Atsugi, JP), Tanaka; Junichiro (Yamagata, JP)
Title: Encoder device
Patent Number: 7,227,125

Inventors: Sano; Ikuya (Kanagawa, JP), Amemiya; Ryoji (Kanagawa, JP), Sakata; Junichiro (Tokyo, JP), Nagatani; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method and program for the same
Patent Number: 7,950,034

Inventors: Santamaria; Denise H. (Hopelawn, NJ)
Title: Adjustable lounge chair
Patent Number: 9,039,077

Inventors: Sapp; Dustin Kenneth (Fishers, IN), Compton; Robert Andrew (Germantown, TN)
Title: System and method for providing voice messaging with dynamic content
Patent Number: 7,949,103

Inventors: Saruki; Shunji (Tokyo, JP), Inage; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Hachisuka; Nozomu (Tokyo, JP), Kiyono; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for testing tunnel magnetoresistive effect element
Patent Number: 7,227,772

Inventors: Sarvazyan; Armen P. (Lambertville, NJ)
Title: Methods and devices for measuring structural and elastic properties of a hollow organ
Patent Number: 7,947,001

Inventors: Sasaki; Takayoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Watanabe; Mamoru (Tsukuba, JP), Michiue; Yuichi (Tsukuba, JP), Iida; Masaki (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Fine hollow powder, thin flaky titanium oxide powder obtained by pulverization of the fine hollow powder and processes for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,947,249

Inventors: Sasaki; Toru (Kagawa-ken, JP), Takino; Shunsuke (Kagawa-ken, JP), Ito; Kyoko (Kagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Pull-on disposable diaper
Patent Number: 7,226,437

Inventors: Sasselli; Marco (Chardonne, CH)
Title: Management method of rights of a content encrypted and stored in a personal digital recorder
Patent Number: 7,228,439

Inventors: Sato; Hideo (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method for performing shade correction on generated image using a shading coefficient
Patent Number: 7,948,662

Inventors: Sato; Kan'ichi (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Instrument panel, module, and vehicle
Patent Number: 7,946,640

Inventors: Sato; Kiyomi (Tokyo, JP), Futamura; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kida; Shinzo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus for detecting impurities in material and detecting method therefor
Patent Number: 7,227,148

Inventors: Sato; Masataka (Fujinomiya, JP)
Title: Production method of optical transmission medium
Patent Number: 7,947,792

Inventors: Sato; Nakaba (Odawara, JP), Terao; Toshiaki (Odawara, JP), Shibuya; Hiroji (Odawara, JP)
Title: System for monitoring time proportion for interrupt or task processing with restriction placed in subsequent monitoring time period when allowable time proportion is exceed
Patent Number: 7,950,013

Inventors: Savignac; Dominique (Ismaning, DE), Schneider; Helmut (Munich, DE)
Title: Device with precharge/homogenize circuit
Patent Number: 7,948,806

Inventors: Saville; Derek (Stockton, CA), Cerny; Greg (Palo Alto, CA), Naydo; Kyle A. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Foldable stroller
Patent Number: 9,039,032

Inventors: Sawai; Kunio (Osaka, JP)
Title: Sheet feeder
Patent Number: 7,226,051

Inventors: Say; James (Breckenridge, CO), Tomasco; Michael F. (Morgan Hill, CA), Heller; Adam (Austin, TX), Gal; Yoram (Kibbutz Yagur, IL), Aria; Behrad (Alameda, CA), Heller; Ephraim (Wilson, WY), Plante; Phillip John (Sunnyvale, CA), Vreeke; Mark S. (Granger, IN), Colman; Fredric C. (Woodside, CA)
Title: Analyte monitoring device and methods of use
Patent Number: 9,042,953

Inventors: Scanlan; Thomas S. (Portland, OR), Shah; Nilesh (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Non-steroidal ligands for the glucocorticoid receptor, and compositions thereof
Patent Number: 7,947,726

Inventors: Schaevitz; Samuel B. (Fremont, CA), Franz; Aleksander (Winchester, MA), Barton; Roger W. (Andover, MA)
Title: Fuel cell apparatus having a small package size
Patent Number: 7,947,407

Inventors: Schantz; Dwayne R. (Bethlehem, PA), Salmento; John S. (Bethlehem, PA)
Title: Feed chute for vertical roller mill
Patent Number: 7,946,516

Inventors: Scheffenegger; Richard M. (Vienna, AT)
Title: Systems , methods, and computer program products providing feedback for network congestion management
Patent Number: 9,042,227

Inventors: Scheiper; Thilo (Dresden, DE), Flachowsky; Stefan (Dresden, DE), Wei; Andy (Queensbury, NY)
Title: Methods for fabricating integrated circuits having gate to active and gate to gate interconnects
Patent Number: 9,040,403

Inventors: Schell; Stephan V. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: High-quality power ramping in a communications transmitter
Patent Number: 7,227,909

Inventors: Scheller; Gregg D (Wildwood, MO), Zeid; Matthew N (Ballwin, MO)
Title: Steerable laser probe
Patent Number: 9,039,686

Inventors: Scherf; Steven D. (Fremont, CA), Quinn; Paul E. (Kensington, CA)
Title: Finding database match for file based on file characteristics
Patent Number: 7,228,280

Inventors: Schlonski; Steven T. (Webster, NY), DeRoller; Matthew (Webster, NY), Kumar; Krishna (Rochester, NY)
Title: System for determining communication parameters associated with an unknown digital printer
Patent Number: 7,228,365

Inventors: Schmid; Eric (San Diego, CA), Morris; Andrew (San Diego, CA), Weier; Keith (San Diego, CA), Bonsignore; Craig (Pleasanton, CA), Esser; Keith (San Diego, CA), Howard; Steven C. (San Diego, CA), DiPari; Joseph A. (La Mesa, CA)
Title: Expandable slide and lock stent
Patent Number: 7,947,071

Inventors: Schmitt; Francimar Campana (Santa Clara, CA), Xia; Li-Qun (Santa Clara, CA), Nguyen; Son Van (Los Gatos, CA), Venkataraman; Shankar (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method of modifying interlayer adhesion
Patent Number: 7,226,876

Inventors: Schneider; John Roger (Jamestown, OH)
Title: Computer workstation automated analysis system and upgrade determination tool
Patent Number: 7,228,371

Inventors: Schnetker; Ted R. (Rockford, IL), Cooney; Robert C. (Janesville, WI)
Title: In-situ monitoring device and method to determine accumulated printed wiring board vibration stress fatigue
Patent Number: 7,946,175

Inventors: Schnobrich; Scott M. (Cottage Grove, MN), Clough; Robert S. (Saint Paul, MN), Vogel; Dennis E. (Lake Elmo, MN), Griffin; Michael E. (Maplewood, MN)
Title: Off-center deposition of organic semiconductor in an organic semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,948,016

Inventors: Schook; Robert (Steenderen, NL)
Title: Drained coalescer
Patent Number: 9,039,799

Inventors: Schraga; Steven (Surfside, FL)
Title: Lancet having adjustable penetration depth
Patent Number: 7,947,057

Inventors: Schreck; Erhard (San Jose, CA), Liu; Yanning (San Jose, CA)
Title: Asymmetric disk surface properties in one head disk drives
Patent Number: 7,227,717

Inventors: Schroeder; Michael D. (West Chester, OH)
Title: Package system
Patent Number: 7,225,937

Inventors: Schroter; Michael (Remscheid, DE)
Title: Apparatus for guiding, treating, or conveying at least one yarn
Patent Number: 7,226,286

Inventors: Schulein, deceased; Martin (Copenhagen, DK), Henriksen, legal representative; Torben (Copenhagen, DK), Andersen; Lene Nonboe (Allerod, DK), Lassen; Soren Flensted (Kobenhavn N, DK), Kauppinen; Markus Sakari (Kobenhavn N, DK), Lange; Lene (Valby, DK), Nielsen; Ruby Ilum (Farum, DK), Takagi; Shinobu (Ichikawa, JP), Ihara; Michiko (Chiba, JP)
Title: Endoglucanases
Patent Number: 7,226,773

Inventors: Schupbach; Andre (Oftringen, CH)
Title: Apparatus for wire-stitching print products compiled from gathered signatures
Patent Number: 7,946,566

Inventors: Schwartz; Edward L. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Printing system application using J2K
Patent Number: 7,227,999

Inventors: Schwartz; Robert G. (Branford, CT), Brookner; George M. (Norwalk, CT), Eskandari; Fetneh (Middletown, CT), Brown; Michael A. (Norwalk, CT), Mechler; David H. (Woodbury, CT), Gardner, legal representative; Gaye D. (Palm Desert, CA), Heroy; Douglas T. (Meriden, NH), Gardner, deceased; Gary A. (Palm Desert, CA)
Title: Secure postage payment system and method
Patent Number: 7,226,494

Inventors: Schweers; Dennis John (Burnaby, CA), Forbes; Martin J. (Richmond, CA)
Title: Frictional drawer slide dampener
Patent Number: 7,946,667

Inventors: Scordino; Alessandro (Mestre, IT)
Title: Optoelectronic module and lighting device including the optoelectronic module
Patent Number: 9,042,041

Inventors: Scott; Gerald (Gilead, OH), Selan; Gerald (Livonia, MI), Hildreth; Terry (Marion, OH)
Title: Precipitation-hardenable alloy core rod, plunger tip having a uniform side wall thickness, and method of forming same
Patent Number: 7,225,856

Inventors: Scougall; Jesus Ruiz (Sammamish, WA), Sturgell; Ryan Thomas (Seattle, WA), Marucheck; Michael Jon (Bellevue, WA), DeJarnett; Alex (Seattle, WA), Swartz; Stephen T. (Seattle, WA), Vernal; Michael Steven (Seattle, WA), Zinda; Eric K. (Seattle, WA), Millet; Stephen J. (Edmonds, WA), Wortendyke; David A. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Utilizing abstract descriptions to generate, exchange, and configure service and client runtimes
Patent Number: 7,950,023

Inventors: Scranton; Alec (Coralville, IA), Jain; Kaveri (Iowa City, IA)
Title: Method for producing polymers with controlled molecular weight and end group functionality using photopolymerization in microemulsions
Patent Number: 7,226,957

Inventors: Segal; Arkadiy Yurievich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Downhole telemetry system
Patent Number: 9,042,200

Inventors: Seita; Victor (Dammartin sur Tigeaux, FR), Sicot; Roger (Paris, FR), Denolle; Yann (Neuilly sur Seine, FR)
Title: Antiskid snow-clearing composition
Patent Number: 7,947,194

Inventors: Sekino; Hirokazu (Chino, JP), Matsuzawa; Kinya (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Ultrasonic transducer, ultrasonic speaker, acoustic system, and control method of ultrasonic transducer
Patent Number: 7,949,143

Inventors: Sekiya; Motoyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Network management system, repeater, and repeating method
Patent Number: 9,042,739

Inventors: Sekiyama; Junichi (Shizuoka, JP), Hayakawa; Yasuyoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Kuwata; Takashi (Shizuoka, JP), Ogata; Atsushi (Shizuoka, JP), Isobe; Kenichiro (Shizuoka, JP), Fukatsu; Masayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Ata; Hironobu (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Discharge sheet stacking apparatus and image forming apparatus provided with the same
Patent Number: 7,226,050

Inventors: Sen; Dipankar (Vancouver, CA), Fahlman; Richard P. (Edmonton, CA), Yu; Hua Zhong (Burnaby, CA), Ge; Bixia (Burnaby, CA), Huang; Yu Chuan (Surrey, CA)
Title: DNA and RNA conformational switches as sensitive electronic sensors of analytes
Patent Number: 7,947,443

Inventors: Seng; William F. (Edgewood, NM), Glover; Richard L. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Wide band gap semiconductor wafers grown and processed in a microgravity environment and method of production
Patent Number: 9,041,010

Inventors: Seo; Dong Youn (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Min Gyu (Anyang-si, KR), Yang; Suck Chel (Anyang-si, KR), Ahn; Joon Kui (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting uplink control information in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,042,357

Inventors: Seo; Han Byul (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Hak Seong (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Byoung Hoon (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Ki Jun (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Eun Sun (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing inter-cell interference in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 9,042,925

Inventors: Serota; Lee (Oswego, IL)
Title: Headset with binary display and integrated computing system
Patent Number: 9,042,948

Inventors: Seto; Hideyuki (Miyoshi, JP), Shimada; Shinichi (Toyota, JP), Hanada; Shinichi (Toyota, JP), Izumi; Akira (Toyota, JP), Sasaki; Sumio (Toyota, JP)
Title: Mold structure and bumper
Patent Number: 9,039,052

Inventors: Setohara; Yukinori (Kunitachi, JP)
Title: Circuit design support method, computer product, and circuit design support apparatus
Patent Number: 9,043,736

Inventors: Seysen; Martin (Munchen, DE)
Title: Cryptographic method and cryptographic device
Patent Number: 7,227,947

Inventors: Sfaxi; Mahmoud (Paris, FR), Talon; Emmanuel (Verneuil sur Seine, FR)
Title: Electromagnetic actuator with two electromagnets comprising magnets having different forces and method of controlling an internal combustion engine valve using same
Patent Number: 7,946,261

Inventors: Shackelford, IV; James Luther (Owensville, IN)
Title: Controlling torsional shaft oscillation
Patent Number: 7,948,197

Inventors: Shafran; Guy (Rosh-Pina, IL), Bashan; Oded (Rosh-Pina, IL)
Title: Electronic interface apparatus and method and system for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 9,038,913

Inventors: Shand; Arthur (Big Canoe, GA), Hendricks; Patrick (Douglasville, GA)
Title: Portable diagnostic device for trouble-shooting a wireless network and a method for trouble-shooting a wireless network
Patent Number: 9,042,239

Inventors: Shane; Scott M. (Woodland Hills, CA)
Title: Dynamically programmable LED illumination system, method and apparatus
Patent Number: 9,041,309

Inventors: Shapira; Yuval P. (Haifa, IL), Shaltiel; Asaf (Haifa, IL)
Title: Electronic faucet and manual override system therefor
Patent Number: 7,946,504

Inventors: Shapiro; Richard N. (Va Beach, VA)
Title: Compact wheelbarrow and cart assembly, shipping and display methods including hitch and trailing conversions
Patent Number: 7,226,072

Inventors: Sharma; Manish (Bangalore, IN), Kamppari; Olavi A. (Lower Gwynedd, PA), Massey; W. Russell (Levittown, PA)
Title: Apparatus and method for dynamically detecting improper configuration data provided in a network
Patent Number: 7,949,905

Inventors: Sheahan; John Robert (Balmain, AU), Pulver; Mark Jackson (Balmain, AU), Morahan; Brian Christopher (Balmain, AU), Moini; Alireza (Balmain, AU), Gillespie; Timothy Peter (Balmain, AU), Webb; Michael John (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead IC with open actuator test
Patent Number: 7,946,674

Inventors: Sheasby; Michael Chilton (Boucherville, CA), Mondry; A. Michael (Nun's Island, CA)
Title: Method and system for interactive region segmentation
Patent Number: 7,948,504

Inventors: Shei; Steven M. (Fort Wayne, IN)
Title: Food warming apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,227,102

Inventors: Shen; Chia-Hui (Hsinchu, TW), Hung; Tzu-Chien (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,040,329

Inventors: Shen; Hung Pin (Tainan, TW), Wu; Lung Hua (Hualien, TW), Chen; Yen Ling (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Portable solar power supply
Patent Number: 9,041,338

Inventors: Shenouda; Ben (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: System for removal of stains
Patent Number: 7,225,502

Inventors: Shepherd, Jr.; Walter B. (Warwick, NY)
Title: Composition containing leukocyte extract for the whitening or lightening of skin
Patent Number: 7,226,583

Inventors: Sheriff; Tayib (Cedar Park, TX), Khan; Moinul H. (Austin, TX)
Title: Control of multiply mapped memory locations
Patent Number: 7,228,400

Inventors: Sherwood; David (Manchester, GB), Walker; James William (Manchester, GB), Walton; Travis (Manchester, GB)
Title: Managing encryption keys in a computer system
Patent Number: 9,042,552

Inventors: Sheu; Ming-Hwa (Douliu, TW), Yang; Shyue-Wen (Douliu, TW), Hu; Chuang-Chun (Douliu, TW)
Title: Multi-point image labeling method
Patent Number: 9,042,651

Inventors: Shiao; Chih-Mao (Taichung, TW)
Title: Magnetic type digital-analogic position-sensing device
Patent Number: 7,948,230

Inventors: Shibata; Itaru (Kamakura, JP), Ibuka; Shigeo (Ebina, JP), Yamanaka; Mitsugu (Yokohama, JP), Sugimoto; Hiromi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Unit cell solid oxide fuel cell and related method
Patent Number: 7,226,691

Inventors: Shibata; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Hashimoto; Hiroshi (Moriguchi, JP), Hirakawa; Tadahiko (Nishisonogi-gun, JP), Tonari; Kazuhiko (Susono, JP)
Title: Ion implantation apparatus and ion implanting method
Patent Number: 7,227,159

Inventors: Shibuya; Takeshi (Ibaraki, JP), Sato; Nobuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Urata; Naoyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kofuji; Shiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Halftoning device and halftoning method and laser printer including the same
Patent Number: 7,948,659

Inventors: Shifrin; Lazar A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Low noise binary-coded gain amplifier and method for time-gain compensation in medical ultrasound imaging
Patent Number: 7,948,315

Inventors: Shih; Ming-He (Tainan, TW)
Title: Foldable children's tricycle
Patent Number: 9,039,025

Inventors: Shih; Wei-Heng (Bryn Mawr, PA), Luo; Hongyu (Lexington, MA), Martorano; Christian (Marlton, NJ), Shih; Wan Y. (Bryn Mawr, PA)
Title: Freestanding films with electric field-enhanced piezoelectric coefficients
Patent Number: 9,039,921

Inventors: Shimamoto; Hideki (Kyoto, JP), Yamada; Chiho (Osaka, JP), Okuyama; Kouhei (Ashiya, JP), Izuhara; Hisatsugu (Izumi, JP), Hijiriyama; Mitsumasa (Kobe, JP)
Title: Electrode material for electric double layer capacitor and process for producing the same, electrode for electric double layer capacitor, and electric double layer capacitor
Patent Number: 7,948,738

Inventors: Shimizu; Hiroyuki (Settsu, JP), Asada; Hidehisa (Osaka-fu, JP), Endo; Kazuaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for inhibiting degradation of brain natriuretic peptides
Patent Number: 7,226,729

Inventors: Shin; Jung Han (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Joon Yong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Ryu; Min Seong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Son; Young Mok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Sang Yoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for forming pattern of organic insulating film
Patent Number: 7,226,804

Inventors: Shin; Kyu-cheol (Gwacheon, KR)
Title: Color image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,228,085

Inventors: Shin; Sung-Bok (Guri-si, KR)
Title: Transparent LED wafer module and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 9,041,045

Inventors: Shinbo; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Maeda; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Discharge lamp drive apparatus and liquid crystal display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,227,315

Inventors: Shinohara; Masaaki (Hiratsuka, JP), Soga; Toshiharu (Atsugi, JP), Haruta; Naoya (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Cationic electrodeposition coating compositions
Patent Number: 7,947,764

Inventors: Shintani; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Yoneda; Takuji (Tokyo, JP), Koike; Toshio (Kanagawa, JP), Yanagida; Masato (Tokyo, JP), Kumagai; Naohiro (Kanagawa, JP), Nagashima; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Sampe; Atsuhsi (Kanagawa, JP), Murakami; Eisaku (Tokyo, JP), Kawasumi; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP), Uchitani; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tomita; Masami (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Cleaning device for cleaning a surface of an image support body
Patent Number: 7,228,099

Inventors: Shirai; Hisatsugu (Kawasaki, JP), Ozawa; Kiyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Etching method for making a reticle
Patent Number: 7,226,866

Inventors: Shiro; Tomoya (Suita, JP), Tobe; Masanori (Suita, JP), Kubota; Katsumi (Osaka, JP), Takanashi; Yosuke (Osaka, JP), Nakamura; Tomoaki (Osaka, JP), Sone; Toshihiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Uracil derivative and use thereof for medical purposes
Patent Number: 9,040,516

Inventors: Shoji; Yoshiyuki (Mito, JP), Yokobayashi; Toshiaki (Hitachinaka, JP), Umetsu; Hiroshi (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Nucleic acid purification method and purification apparatus
Patent Number: 7,227,018

Inventors: Shuey; Kenneth C. (Zebulon, NC)
Title: Bias technique for electric utility meter
Patent Number: 7,227,350

Inventors: Shute; Nick (Cambridge, GB), Gossmann; Timo (Neubiberg, DE), Panioukov; Andrei (Moscow, RU), Friedrich; Dirk (Neubiberg, DE)
Title: FBR DC vector offset removal using LO phase switching
Patent Number: 9,042,482

Inventors: Sicilia; Roberto (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Injection molding and temperature conditioning apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,836

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printhead integrated circuit with coupled arrays of transistor drive circuits and nozzles
Patent Number: 7,226,147

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printer with an ink drying arrangement
Patent Number: 7,226,159

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Inkjet printer for photographs
Patent Number: 7,946,671

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Chung-Long-Shan; Laval (Balmain, AU), Tankongchumruskul; Kiangkai (Balmain, AU)
Title: Wirebonder forming low profile wire bonds between integrated circuits dies and printed circuit boards
Patent Number: 7,946,465

Inventors: Singer; Karl (Barrington Hills, IL), Seedorf; Chad (Lakewood, IL)
Title: Battery lock
Patent Number: 7,226,692

Inventors: Singh; Juswinder (Ashland, MA), Ghosh; Shomir (Brookline, MA), Kluge; Arthur (Lincoln, MA), Petter; Russell C. (Stow, MA), Tester; Richland W. (Marlborough, MA)
Title: 4,6-disubstituted pyrimidines useful as kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 9,040,541

Inventors: Singh; Mohit (Mumbai, IN), Gupta; Shalabh (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Methods for generating multi-level pseudo-random sequences
Patent Number: 9,042,427

Inventors: Sinha; Saurabh (Seattle, WA), Jakubowski; Mariusz H. (Bellevue, WA), Venkatesan; Ramarathnam (Redmond, WA), Chen; Yuqun (Bellevue, WA), Cary; Matthew (Seattle, WA), Pang; Ruoming (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Integrity ordainment and ascertainment of computer-executable instructions with consideration for execution context
Patent Number: 7,228,426

Inventors: Sivero; Stefano (Capriate San Gervasio, IT)
Title: Row driver circuit for NAND memories including a decoupling inverter
Patent Number: 9,042,185

Inventors: Skalecki; Darek (Kanata, CA), Roch; Evelyne (Pontiac, CA)
Title: Link bundle co-routed VCAT via RSVP message bundling
Patent Number: 7,948,885

Inventors: Skinner; Peter James (Montclair, NJ)
Title: Devices and processes for data input
Patent Number: 9,041,665

Inventors: Slack; Darin (Corona, CA)
Title: Nth leadless electrode telemetry device, system and method of use
Patent Number: 9,041,551

Inventors: Slamowitz; Mark (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Apparatus for a differential self-biasing CMOS amplifier
Patent Number: 7,227,411

Inventors: Slepski; Jonathon (Clifton Park, NY), Riaz; Muhammad (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Steam turbine rotating blade
Patent Number: 7,946,822

Inventors: Smart; Christopher Brian (Royal Wootton Bassett, GB)
Title: Filter
Patent Number: 9,042,434

Inventors: Smith; Euan C. (Longstanton, GB)
Title: Light-emissive display and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,948,162

Inventors: Smith; Kyle Patrick (Leesburg, GA)
Title: Tension/compression decoy motion device
Patent Number: 9,038,308

Inventors: Smith; Martin (Burntwood, GB), Barnett; Craig John (Worcester, GB)
Title: Lock cylinder
Patent Number: 7,946,144

Inventors: Smith; Sean (Sunnyvale, CA), Rao; Anureita (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for tracking block ownership
Patent Number: 9,043,540

Inventors: Snow; Trevor (Bloomington, IN), Snow; Jeffrey M. (Bloomington, IN)
Title: Locator system and method including node and target acquisition
Patent Number: 7,948,829

Inventors: Sodergren; Maria (Segeltorp, SE), Evaldsson; Martin (Nacka, SE)
Title: Determination of running resistance for a vehicle
Patent Number: 9,043,074

Inventors: Soer; Wouter Anthon (Nijmegen, NL), Banine; Vadim Yevgenyevich (Helmond, NL), Van Herpen; Maarten Marinus Johannes Wilhelmus (Heesch, NL), Yakunin; Andrey Mikhailovich (Eindhoven, NL), Jak; Martin Jacobus Johan (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Spectral purity filters for use in a lithographic apparatus
Patent Number: 9,041,912

Inventors: Soga; Hiroyuki (Kagawa-ken, JP), Tange; Satoru (Kagawa-ken, JP), Matsuda; Yuko (Kagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Disposable wearing article
Patent Number: 7,226,438

Inventors: Soliman; Samir S. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wireless coordination and management system
Patent Number: 7,227,498

Inventors: Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR), Choi; In Hwan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Suh; Jong Yeul (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jin Pil (Seoul, KR), Lee; Chul Soo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital broadcasting system
Patent Number: 7,948,943

Inventors: Song; Yongsheng (Madison, AL)
Title: Method for separating components in natural oil
Patent Number: 9,039,898

Inventors: Sono; Koichi (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for automatically adjusting luminance
Patent Number: 7,948,563

Inventors: Sonoda; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Medium feed control method for preventing overlap-feed of recording media
Patent Number: 7,946,776

Inventors: Sorensen; Alma Gregory (Belmont, MA)
Title: MRI method of calculating and generating spatially-tailored parallel radio frequency saturation fields
Patent Number: 9,041,395

Inventors: Soulie; Antoine (Gennevilliers Cedex, FR)
Title: Communication method between two distinct networks with radio communication nodes, associated processing module and computer program
Patent Number: 9,042,254

Inventors: Souza; Steve (Richmond, GB)
Title: Analyzing large data sets using digital images
Patent Number: 9,041,726

Inventors: Spagna; Richard L. (Boca Raton, FL), Zhao; Ting (Coral Springs, FL), Geisler; Douglas R. (Boca Raton, FL), Mahlbacher; James C. (Lake Worth, FL)
Title: Method and system for securing local database file of local content stored on end-user system
Patent Number: 7,228,437

Inventors: Spani; Wayne M (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for in-vehicle charging of pallet jack batteries
Patent Number: 9,041,340

Inventors: Spedden; Janet A. (Clarksville, MD)
Title: Refreshable tactile computer display
Patent Number: 7,226,291

Inventors: Speer; Thomas E. (Des Moines, WA)
Title: Bezier curve flightpath guidance using moving waypoints
Patent Number: 7,228,227

Inventors: Spliethoff; Bernd (Bielefeld, DE), Mimor; Michael (Bad Salzuflen, DE), Gruener; Gerald (Bielefeld, DE), Plagge; Nils (Espelkamp, DE)
Title: Grate bar for an incinerator and method for producing such a grate bar
Patent Number: 9,038,550

Inventors: Sprigg; Stephen A. (Poway, CA), Gardner, III; Richard Wayne (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)
Title: Biometric attribute anomaly detection system with adjusting notifications
Patent Number: 9,041,530

Inventors: Sridharan; Arvind (Longmont, CO), Patapoutian; Ara (Hopkinton, MA)
Title: Shifting cell voltage based on grouping of solid-state, non-volatile memory cells
Patent Number: 9,042,169

Inventors: Srinivasan-Rao; Triveni (Shoreham, NY), Ben-Zvi; Ilan (Setauket, NY), Kewisch; Jorg (Wading River, NY), Chang; Xiangyun (Middle Island, NY)
Title: Secondary emission electron gun using external primaries
Patent Number: 7,227,297

Inventors: Srinivasan; Gopalan (Rochester, MI)
Title: Magnetoelectric effects of magnetostrictive and piezoelectric layered composites
Patent Number: 7,226,666

Inventors: Srivastava; Dhananjai (Pune, IN), Shakya; Rajiv Kumar (Pune, IN), Chaudhari; Namrata Anil (Pune, IN), Ansari; Inamus Saqlain (Pune, IN), Singh; Girij Pal (Pune, IN)
Title: Intermediates in the preparation of 1,4-diphenyl azetidinone
Patent Number: 9,040,688

Inventors: Staehler; Cord F. (Weinheim, DE), Strobelt; Tilo (Villingen-Schwenningen, DE), Frech; Johannes (Trossingen, DE), Nommensen; Peter (Villingen-Schwenningen, DE), Mueller; Martin (Dietingen, DE)
Title: Method for producing a fluid device, fluid device and analysis apparatus
Patent Number: 7,226,862

Inventors: Staffer; Andrew (Sylmar, CA), Rowles; Noah T. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: System and method for efficient data storage
Patent Number: 9,043,373

Inventors: Staffer; Andrew (Sylmar, CA), Rowles; Noah T. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: System and method for efficient data storage
Patent Number: 9,043,374

Inventors: Standiford; Keith (Carmel, CA), Brodie; Alan D. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Electron beam lithography with linear column array and rotary stage
Patent Number: 9,040,942

Inventors: Standing; Martin (Tonbridge, GB)
Title: Power semiconductor package
Patent Number: 9,041,191

Inventors: Stanton; Craig (Northcote Auckland, NZ)
Title: Method of displaying picture having location data and apparatus thereof
Patent Number: 7,948,502

Inventors: Stark; Mark H. (St. Louis, MO), Blessing; Donald L. (St. Louis, MO), Santinanavat; Mike C. (St. Louis, MO)
Title: Solenoid valve actuator
Patent Number: 7,226,034

Inventors: Starke; Ingemar (Molndal, SE), Dahlstrom; Mikael Ulf Johan (Molndal, SE), Blomberg; David (Molndal, SE)
Title: Benzothiepine ileal bile acid transport inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,226,943

Inventors: Stavely; Donald J. (Windsor, CO)
Title: Apparatus and method for improved-resolution digital zoom in an electronic imaging device
Patent Number: 7,227,573

Inventors: Stavrou; Angelos (Fairfax, VA), Perry-Flippin; Margaret Lee (Chevy Chase, MD)
Title: Adaptive feedback loop based on a sensor for streaming static and interactive media content to animals
Patent Number: 9,043,818

Inventors: Steele; Shane (Dacula, GA)
Title: Paint can cover assembly with paint return port
Patent Number: 9,038,674

Inventors: Stephens; Paul Alan (Princeton, IL)
Title: Soybean variety XB33N06
Patent Number: 7,227,058

Inventors: Stevens; Rick C. (Apple Valley, MN)
Title: Security message filtering using OCDMA encoding
Patent Number: 7,949,254

Inventors: Stluka; Petr (Prague, CZ), Navratil; Roman (Prague, CZ)
Title: Apparatus and method for visualization of operating status in a process control system
Patent Number: 7,948,492

Inventors: Stolc; Viktor (Milpitas, CA), Brock; Mathew W. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Rapid polymer sequencer
Patent Number: 7,949,472

Inventors: Stone; Jeffrey W. (Elizabethtown, KY)
Title: Gas system for firearms
Patent Number: 7,946,214

Inventors: Stout; Richard F. (Highland, UT)
Title: Digital, virtual director apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,041,899

Inventors: Strauss; Ramon A. (Herndon, VA), Hemrajani; Ramesh R. (Millington, NJ)
Title: HF alkylation reactor
Patent Number: 7,947,232

Inventors: Streff; Patrick (Basel, CH), Suter; Edmund (Basel, CH)
Title: Connecting screw for a dental implant
Patent Number: 9,039,415

Inventors: Stridiron; Laura (Cornelius, NC), Scotese; Michael James (Carlisle, PA)
Title: System for measuring material properties from a moving construction vehicle
Patent Number: 7,226,239

Inventors: Strubel; Gregory (Manosque, FR), Giovannelli; Jean-Francois (Bordeaux, FR), Grangeat; Pierre (Saint Ismier, FR)
Title: Method for estimating molecule concentrations in a sampling and equipment therefor
Patent Number: 7,949,476

Inventors: Stubler; Peter O. (Rochester, NY), Cahill; Nathan D. (West Henrietta, NY)
Title: Method and system for detecting a geometrically transformed copy of an image
Patent Number: 7,228,006

Inventors: Su; Dongling (Franklin, MA), Lopez; Julius (Dorchester, MA)
Title: Liquid buffered GDF-5 formulations
Patent Number: 7,947,649

Inventors: Su; Wei (Bel Air, MD)
Title: Signal modulation scheme determination through an at least fourth-order noise-insensitive cumulant
Patent Number: 9,042,496

Inventors: Suga; Masato (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device having diagonal direction wiring and layout method therefor
Patent Number: 7,226,855

Inventors: Sugano; Tomio (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Power generator and power generation method
Patent Number: 7,948,106

Inventors: Sugaya; Shigeru (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Mitsuhiro (Chiba, JP), Sakoda; Kazuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Nishikawa; Kenzo (Kanagawa, JP), Fujita; Chihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Morioka; Yuichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus to perform synchronization in an AD-HOC network
Patent Number: 7,948,939

Inventors: Sugaya; Yasushi (Kawasaki, JP), Kinoshita; Susumu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Controller which controls a variable optical attenuator to control the power level of a wavelength-multiplexed optical signal when the number of channels are varied
Patent Number: 7,227,681

Inventors: Sugerman; Michael (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Botanical composition and method for treating pain and discomfort of various conditions
Patent Number: 9,040,099

Inventors: Sugihara; Hisayoshi (Aichi-ken, JP), Nonomura; Yutaka (Nagoya, JP), Fujiyoshi; Motohiro (Seto, JP)
Title: Moving body posture angle detecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,487

Inventors: Sugimasa; Masatoshi (Hitachi, JP), Itabashi; Takeyuki (Hitachi, JP), Akahoshi; Haruo (Hitachi, JP), Yoshida; Hiroshi (Mito, JP)
Title: Catalyst material and method of manufacturing the same and fuel cell using the same
Patent Number: 7,226,690

Inventors: Sugimoto; Naoya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Organism state quantity measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 9,041,582

Inventors: Sugiyama; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP), Dozen; Yoshitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Fukumoto; Yumiko (Kanagawa, JP), Kuwabara; Hideaki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method of semiconductor device including peeling layers from substrates by etching
Patent Number: 9,040,420

Inventors: Sullivan; Michael J. (Barrington, RI), Ladd; Derek A. (Acushnet, MA), Hebert; Edmund A. (Fairhaven, MA), Boehm; Herbert C. (Norwell, MA)
Title: Multilayer golf ball
Patent Number: 7,946,932

Inventors: Sullivan; Terrence B. (Orlando, FL)
Title: System and method for generation of high pressure air in an integrated gasification combined cycle system
Patent Number: 7,947,115

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: 7,226,759

Inventors: Sun; Shijun (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for global motion estimation
Patent Number: 7,227,896

Inventors: Sun; Wen-Hsin (Tu-cheng, TW)
Title: Focusing method for digital camera using plural spatial frequencies
Patent Number: 7,228,069

Inventors: Sun; Yugang (Naperville, IL), Hu; Yongxing (Willowbrook, IL)
Title: Generic approach for synthesizing asymmetric nanoparticles and nanoassemblies
Patent Number: 9,040,158

Inventors: Supalov; Alexander V. (Erftstadt, DE), Truschin; Vladimir D. (Sarov, RU), Ryzhykh; Alexey V. (Sarov, RU)
Title: Virtual heterogeneous channel for message passing
Patent Number: 7,949,815

Inventors: Surnilla; Gopichandra (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Multi-stroke internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,946,259

Inventors: Suskind; Dana L. (Chicago, IL), Tilton; Ann H. (Metairie, LA), Caire; Mary L. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Botulinum toxin in the treatment or prevention of acne
Patent Number: 7,226,605

Inventors: Sutton; Joseph A. (New York, NY)
Title: Pillow in the form of a stuffed toy or 3-D character toy having two headphone speakers mounted on the ears of the toy
Patent Number: 7,227,965

Inventors: Suzuki; Katsuyoshi (Soka, JP)
Title: Visible light communication system and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,949,259

Inventors: Suzuki; Michiyuki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Engine control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,227,283

Inventors: Suzuki; Nobuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tamura; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Nagasako; Shuuya (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hidaka; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Hattori; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Satoh; Shohichi (Kanagawa, JP), Kunieda; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Maeda; Hiroshi (Aichi, JP), Nomura; Tomoichi (Aichi, JP), Ichihashi; Ichiro (Aichi, JP)
Title: Sheet aligning device, sheet processing device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,569

Inventors: Suzuki; Takashi (Yamagata, JP), Taira; Shinsuke (Yamagata, JP)
Title: Underwater communication device
Patent Number: 9,042,946

Inventors: Suzuki; Takehiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system, gateway apparatus, terminal allocation method, and program
Patent Number: 9,042,226

Inventors: Suzuki; Yasunori (Yokohama, JP), Narahashi; Shoichi (Yokohama, JP), Ohkawara; Junya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Power series predistorter and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,948,311

Inventors: Suzuki; Yuuta (Wakayama, JP), Mimura; Yasuyuki (Wakayama, JP), Fukushima; Tetsuaki (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Process for production of nitrogenated compound
Patent Number: 7,947,853

Inventors: Swaminathan; Ashwin (San Diego, CA), Jayaram; Ranjith Subramanian (Bridgewater, NJ), Narayanan; Vidya (San Diego, CA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for a plug-in model for publishing structured meta-data based discovery
Patent Number: 9,043,409

Inventors: Swinnen; Dominique (Beaumont, FR), Jorand-Lebrun; Catherine (Contamine-Sarzin, FR), Gerber; Patrick (Etoy, CH), Gonzalez; Jerome (Annemasse, FR), Bombrun; Agnes (Chambesy, CH)
Title: 1,1'-(1,2-ethynediyl)bis-benzene derivatives as PTP 1-B inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,947,851

Inventors: Sylvain; Dany (Gatineau, CA)
Title: Integrating telephone lines with packet connections
Patent Number: 9,042,371

Inventors: Syue; Sen-Hong (Hsinchu, TW), Hsieh; Bor Chiuan (Taoyuan, TW), Wang; Shiang-Bau (Pingzchen, TW)
Title: Method of forming a shallow trench isolation structure
Patent Number: 7,947,551

Inventors: Szilagyi; B. Daniel (Naperville, IL), Phifer; Malcolm R. (Plainfield, IL), Schiltz; Thomas D. (Bolingbrook, IL), Katarziene; Laima (Lockport, IL)
Title: Breakout and connector assemblies for use with high count fiber optic cables
Patent Number: 7,228,047

Inventors: Szleszynski; Greg (Troy, MI), Dobre; Adrian (West Bloomfield, MI), Barjuca; Teofil (West Bloomfield, MI), Mine; Ryutaro (Farmington Hills, MI), Beach; Jim (Plymouth, MI), Wehner; Adam (South Lyon, MI), Balogh; Tim (Waterford, MI)
Title: Methods of preventing freezing of relays in electrical components
Patent Number: 9,039,275

Inventors: Taal; Martin Bastiaan (Billericay, GB)
Title: Method and device for controlling an automatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,946,943

Inventors: Tabata; Eiji (Ibaraka, JP), Kobayashi; Toshihito (Toyokawa, JP), Morita; Sayaka (Gamagori, JP), Haga; Masayasu (Toyokawa, JP)
Title: Support system, control device, image forming apparatus, and support method utilizing cards on which written information is printed
Patent Number: 9,041,973

Inventors: Tabei; Junichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Epoxy resin composition for encapsulating semiconductor, semiconductor device, and mold releasing agent
Patent Number: 9,040,606

Inventors: Tada; Hiroshi (Hirakata, JP), Shimizu; Motoharu (Hirakata, JP), Okuda; Takayuki (Hirakata, JP), Takino; Yorinobu (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Drying device for powder material
Patent Number: 7,225,556

Inventors: Tada; Takashi (Kumagaya, JP)
Title: Rotating switch mechanism with locking mechanism
Patent Number: 9,040,849

Inventors: Tain; Ra-Min (Taipei County, TW), Chang; Shu-Ming (Taipei County, TW), Liau; Shyi-Ching (Hsinchu County, TW), Lo; Wei-Chung (Taipei County, TW), Lee; Rong-Shen (Hsinchu County, TW), Chang; Chi-Shih (Austin, TX)
Title: Wafer-to-wafer stacking
Patent Number: 7,948,072

Inventors: Tajima; Michio (Kanagawa, JP), Sugimoto; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for evaluating a semiconductor substrate
Patent Number: 7,947,967

Inventors: Takada; Tomoo (Kanagawa, JP), Kawase; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP), Miyaki; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Anode and battery using the same
Patent Number: 7,226,700

Inventors: Takagi; Hisamitsu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Bi-axial swivel assembly in electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,312

Inventors: Takagi; Kazutaka (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor package
Patent Number: 9,041,190

Inventors: Takagi; Tsuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, method, and program
Patent Number: 7,949,667

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiroyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Backlight apparatus, and a liquid crystal display (LCD) therewith
Patent Number: 7,226,184

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Nakagawa; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Internal voltage level control circuit and semiconductor memory device as well as method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,227,792

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,949,279

Inventors: Takahashi; Ikuo (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Catalytic combustion type gas sensor, sensing element and compensating element for the same
Patent Number: 7,947,226

Inventors: Takahashi; Isao (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Solid-state image-pickup device signal processing apparatus with signal compensation circuit
Patent Number: 7,948,532

Inventors: Takahashi; Kazusei (Nishinomiya, JP), Takagi; Kiyoshi (Hachioji, JP), Katagiri; Yoshito (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Imaging device having a linear/logarithmic imaging sensor
Patent Number: 7,948,525

Inventors: Takahashi; Kunio (Hiroshima, JP), Kanda; Kazunori (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Attachment structure of curtain-shaped cover member of vehicle
Patent Number: 7,946,615

Inventors: Takahashi; Toru (Iwata, JP), Kawahito; Shoji (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Rotation detecting apparatus having magnetic sensor array and bearing provided with same
Patent Number: 7,948,231

Inventors: Takaishi; Kazuhiko (Kawasaki, JP), Fukushi; Masanori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Pattern transfer apparatus and pattern transfer method
Patent Number: 7,948,698

Inventors: Takanashi; Yasunari (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Kiichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Protective sheet for solar cell module, and solar cell module
Patent Number: 9,040,161

Inventors: Takasaki; Ichiro (Kumamoto, JP), Morii; Yasuhiro (Kumamoto, JP), Mizunuma; Masaya (Kumamoto, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display and manufacturing process thereof
Patent Number: 7,227,601

Inventors: Takashima; Hiroyuki (Neyagawa, JP), Yamashita; Kouji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Vacuum heat insulator
Patent Number: 7,947,347

Inventors: Takayama; Toru (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wiring material, semiconductor device provided with a wiring using the wiring material and method of manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 7,226,822

Inventors: Takeda; Arihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Ohmuro; Katsufumi (Kawasaki, JP), Koike; Yoshio (Kawasaki, JP), Kataoka; Shingo (Kawasaki, JP), Sasaki; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuda; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Chida; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP), Ohashi; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Okamoto; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaguchi; Hisashi (Kawasaki, JP), Otani; Minoru (Kawasaki, JP), Morishige; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Furukawa; Noriaki (Kawasaki, JP), Kamada; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Yoshinori (Kawasaki, JP), Hoshino; Atuyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Hayashi; Shougo (Kawasaki, JP), Takizawa; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Kinjou; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tachibanaki; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Imoto; Keiji (Kawasaki, JP), Hasegawa; Tadashi (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshida; Hidefumi (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Hiroyasu (Kawasaki, JP), Taniguchi; Yoji (Kawasaki, JP), Fujikawa; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Murata; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sawasaki; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP), Tanose; Tomonori (Yonago, JP), Hirota; Siro (Kawasaki, JP), Ikeda; Masahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Tashiro; Kunihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Tsukao; Kouji (Yonago, JP), Tasaka; Yasutoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Mayama; Takatoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tanuma; Seiji (Kawasaki, JP), Nakanishi; Yohei (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Vertically-alligned (VA) liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 7,227,606

Inventors: Takeda; Shinji (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Yagyu; Kengo (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Aoki; Hidenori (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Matsumoto; Yoichi (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Wireless communication apparatus, communication routing control apparatus, communication routing control method and communication system
Patent Number: 7,948,891

Inventors: Takeda; Shinpei (Tokyo, JP), Ootani; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP), Okuzako; Kazutaka (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Electric connector having a receiving portion for receiving prying force when the connector is coupled to a mating connector
Patent Number: 7,226,315

Inventors: Takeda; Tohru (Osaka, JP), Nishimura; Kazuhito (Osaka, JP)
Title: Thin-film solar cell and method of fabricating thin-film solar cell
Patent Number: 9,040,815

Inventors: Takemoto; Hiroyuki (Ibaraki, JP), Shuto; Shunsuke (Ibaraki, JP), Fuchida; Takehito (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 9,041,881

Inventors: Takemoto; Takahito (Kawasaki, JP), Harada; Akihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Furuya; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Technique for measuring power source noise generated inside integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,948,228

Inventors: Takenaka; Ryo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, recording medium conveyance control method, and computer program product thereof
Patent Number: 7,946,579

Inventors: Takeshita; Kenji (Fremont, CA), Aso; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kawaguchi; Seiji (San Jose, CA), McClard; Thomas (Fremont, CA), Chen; Wan-Lin (Sunnyvale, CA), Magni; Enrico (Pleasanton, CA), Kelly; Michael (Pleasanton, CA), Lupan; Michelle (Danville, CA), Hefty; Robert (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Methods for protecting silicon or silicon carbide electrode surfaces from morphological modification during plasma etch processing
Patent Number: 7,226,869

Inventors: Takeuchi; Kesatoshi (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Electric motor device
Patent Number: 7,948,141

Inventors: Takeuchi; Naoki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus that performs effective toner refresh process, non-transitory computer-readable recording medium, and image forming method
Patent Number: 9,042,747

Inventors: Takeuchi; Yasushi (Moriya, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,269

Inventors: Takizawa; Hidaki (Kawasaki, JP), Hayashi; Shougo (Kawasaki, JP), Kinjo; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tachibanaki; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Okamoto; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Thin film transistor matrix device including a plurality of thin film transistors arranged on the substrate
Patent Number: 7,947,982

Inventors: Takizawa; Hidaki (Kawasaki, JP), Hayashi; Shougo (Kawasaki, JP), Kinjo; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Tachibanaki; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP), Okamoto; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Thin film transistor matrix device including first and second conducting connections formed outside an image display region
Patent Number: 7,947,983

Inventors: Talmage, Jr.; Robert N. (Acworth, GA)
Title: Modular adaptive configured helicopter
Patent Number: 7,946,530

Inventors: Tamatani; Takuya (Kanagawa, JP), Tezuka; Katsunari (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Methods of inhibiting transmission of a costimulatory signal of lymphocytes
Patent Number: 7,226,909

Inventors: Tamura; Keishi (Odawara, JP), Okami; Yoshinori (Odawara, JP), Abei; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Ogata; Mikito (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and system for backing up storage system data
Patent Number: 7,228,397

Inventors: Tamura; Takuo (Tokyo, JP), Ogata; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Takahara; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP), Horikoshi; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Yamaguchi; Hironaru (Tokyo, JP), Ohkura; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Abe; Hironobu (Tokyo, JP), Saitou; Masakazu (Tokyo, JP), Kimura; Yoshinobu (Tokyo, JP), Itoga; Toshihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Thin film transistor and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,227,186

Inventors: Tan; Xingda (Wendeng, CN)
Title: Drill chuck locked through an inclined wedge surface
Patent Number: 7,946,594

Inventors: Tanabe; Junji (Tokyo, JP), Monden; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Shinkai; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Aoyama; Yohei (Tokyo, JP), Akimoto; Kensaku (Tokyo, JP), Ishida; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP), Yano; Toru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion device and photoelectric conversion device dye, and compound
Patent Number: 9,040,722

Inventors: Tanada; Yoshifumi (Kanagawa, JP), Isobe; Atsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Shibata; Hiroshi (Yamagata, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,226,817

Inventors: Tanaka; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Seat belt retractor and seat belt apparatus
Patent Number: 7,946,375

Inventors: Tanaka; Michiko (Kokubunji, JP), Nishizawa; Itaru (Koganei, JP), Kashiyama; Toshihiko (Kokubunji, JP), Imaki; Tsuneyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Stream data processing method and stream data processing system
Patent Number: 7,949,653

Inventors: Tanaka; Michiko (Osaka, JP), Munetsugu; Toshihiko (Osaka, JP)
Title: Multimedia data transmitting apparatus and multimedia data receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 7,950,039

Inventors: Tanaka; Ryuta (Osaka, JP), Hasegawa; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Kimura; Kenichi (Osaka, JP), Yoshida; Tatsuya (Osaka, JP), Satoh; Yoshinori (Osaka, JP)
Title: Peripheral information display system, display device, and peripheral
Patent Number: 9,041,861

Inventors: Tanaka; Ryuuta (Musashino, JP)
Title: Battery degradation determination device, battery degradation determination method and battery degradation determination system
Patent Number: 9,043,176

Inventors: Tanaka; Shigeru (Menlo Park, CA), Stafford; Gary Ashley (Hayward, CA)
Title: Specially shaped balloon device for use in surgery and method of use
Patent Number: 7,226,462

Inventors: Tanaka; Shotaro (Moriyama, JP), Ohashi; Junpei (Otsu, JP), Takada; Yasushi (Otsu, JP)
Title: Laminated polyester film, flame-retardant polyester film thereof, copper-clad laminated plate and circuit substrate
Patent Number: 7,226,664

Inventors: Tanamoto; Tetsufumi (Kawasaki, JP), Yasuda; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP), Fujita; Shinobu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for designing a three-dimensional integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,949,984

Inventors: Tang; Guang fu (Beijing, CN), Zha; Kunpeng (Beijing, CN), Yang; Jun (Beijing, CN), Gao; Chong (Beijing, CN)
Title: Default current test method of impulse voltage mixed high voltage direct current converter valve
Patent Number: 9,041,426

Inventors: Tang; Qiang (Cupertino, CA), Wang; Bo (Sunnyvale, CA), Wang; Chih-Hsin (San Jose, CA)
Title: Positive and negative voltage level shifter circuit
Patent Number: 7,948,810

Inventors: Taniguchi; Tetsuyuki (Daito, JP), Tsuchiya; Hitoshi (Nara, JP)
Title: Transmission output control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,949,314

Inventors: Taniguchi; Yukio (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Light irradiation apparatus, light irradiation method, crystallization apparatus, crystallization method, device, and light modulation element
Patent Number: 7,227,679

Inventors: Tanizawa; Koji (Tokushima, JP), Mitani; Tomotsugu (Tokushima, JP), Nakagawa; Yoshinori (Tokushima, JP), Takagi; Hironori (Tokushima, JP), Marui; Hiromitsu (Tokushima, JP), Fukuda; Yoshikatsu (Tokushima, JP), Ikegami; Takeshi (Tokushima, JP)
Title: Nitride semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,947,994

Inventors: Tarui; Masaya (Yokohama, JP), Fujisaki; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP), Haruki; Hiroyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Kanai; Tatsunori (Yokohama, JP), Toyama; Haruhiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kimura; Tetsuro (Tama, JP), Segawa; Junichi (Kawasaki, JP), Shirota; Yusuke (Kawasaki, JP), Shirai; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Shibata; Akihiro (Fuchu, JP)
Title: Power supply control system, method, and computer program product
Patent Number: 9,043,631

Inventors: Tashiro; Yoshikazu (Aichi, JP), Shimakita; Tomonori (Aichi, JP), Kinugawa; Akinori (Kanagawa, JP), Sasai; Hachirou (Kanagawa, JP), Nakajima; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Yoshihisa (Aichi, JP), Makise; Tomoyuki (Gifu, JP)
Title: Device for calibrating a microorganism quantifying apparatus
Patent Number: 7,947,224

Inventors: Tathgar; Harsharn (Oslo, NO)
Title: Method for the production of solar grade silicon
Patent Number: 9,039,833

Inventors: Tatsukami; Ikki (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Hideki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 7,948,752

Inventors: Taylor; Gary A. (Fort Mill, SC), Sedon; Nicholas M. (Weddington, NC), McKinney; Larry T. (Huntersville, NC), Moock; Andrew W. (Brecksville, OH), Grant; Jeffrey A. (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Pre-alarm for abnormal merchandise handling
Patent Number: 9,041,537

Inventors: Teach; William O. (Frankfort, IL), Laski; James C. (Bourbonnais, IL), Gibson; Paul W. (Manteno, IL), Harris; Donald C. (Crete, IL), Douglas; Kevin R. (Lockport, IL)
Title: Methods of packaging valve chips and related valve assemblies
Patent Number: 7,946,308

Inventors: Templeman; Jon C. (Lenexa, KS)
Title: Adjustable skeg
Patent Number: 9,038,555

Inventors: Tenorio; Manoel (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Displaying market data
Patent Number: 7,949,598

Inventors: Terada; Eiji (Sumida-ku, JP)
Title: Aqueous hair cleansing agent
Patent Number: 7,947,258

Inventors: Teramae; Satoshi (Hyogo-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, semiconductor unit, and power semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,041,052

Inventors: Terry, Jr.; W. Leonard (Gainesville, FL), Legrow; Gary E. (Newberry, FL)
Title: High softening temperature synthetic alkylsilicone wax
Patent Number: 7,226,502

Inventors: Teshima; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Setomoto; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Microstructure manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,040,227

Inventors: Tetzlaff; Philip M. (Austin, TX), Mihaichuk; Carolyn (Longmont, CO), Kerr; Duane E. (Loveland, CO), Schechter; David A. (Longmont, CO), Sherman; Jonathon (Cincinnati, OH), Richardson; Theodore (Cincinnati, OH), Drach; Gregory (Liberty Township, OH)
Title: Vessel sealing instrument
Patent Number: 7,947,041

Inventors: Thomas; Delbert (Stevensville, MI), Blackburn; Christopher Lee (St. Joseph, MI), Smits; Troy (Benton Harbor, MI)
Title: Combination vertical rotary vane suction pump and liquid separator
Patent Number: 7,947,100

Inventors: Thomas; Jochen (Munich, DE), Weitz; Peter (Sauerlach, DE), Grafe; Jurgen (Dresden, DE), Hedler; Harry (Germering, DE), Pohl; Jens (Bernhardswald, DE)
Title: Integrated circuit with re-route layer and stacked die assembly
Patent Number: 7,948,071

Inventors: Thomas; Mammen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Location-specific NAND (LS NAND) memory technology and cells
Patent Number: 7,227,786

Inventors: Thompson; John E. (Waterloo, CA), Wang; Tzann-Wei (Waterloo, CA), Lu; Dongen Lily (Exton, PA)
Title: Isolated nucleotides encoding arabidopsis senescence-induced elF-5A
Patent Number: 7,226,784

Inventors: Thorogood; Stephen Daniel (Etobicoke, CA), Saunders; Paul (Christiansted, VI)
Title: Self-metering system and testing device with casing and sliding member to cut-off and set sample volume
Patent Number: 9,039,995

Inventors: Tich ; Pavel (Nymburk, CZ), Maturana; Francisco P. (Mayfield Heights, OH), Hall; Kenwood H. (Hudson, OH), Staron; Raymond J. (Richmond Heights, OH), {hacek over (S)}lechta; Petr (Ceska Lipa, CZ), Ma{hacek over (r)}ik; Vladimir (Prague, CZ)
Title: System and method for interfacing multi-agent system
Patent Number: 7,228,187

Inventors: Tincher; Terry (Lebanon, OH), Sand; William (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: System and method for product level monitoring in a chemical dispensing system
Patent Number: 9,038,455

Inventors: Tingleff; Jens (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Tuneable filter
Patent Number: 7,949,308

Inventors: Tiruvallur; Keshavan (Tigard, OR), Parthasarathy; Rajesh (Hillsboro, OR), Crossland; James B. (Banks, OR), Kaushik; Shivnandan (Portland, OR), Hood; Luke (Portland, OR)
Title: Technique for communicating interrupts in a computer system
Patent Number: 9,043,521

Inventors: Toda; Tomoya (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Outer tube for front fork
Patent Number: 9,039,023

Inventors: Todoroki; Yasuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Face authentication system, face authentication method, and face authentication program
Patent Number: 9,042,609

Inventors: Tomatsu; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Nobuyoshi (Sakura, JP), Takayanagi; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of detecting DNA of Candida guilliermondii
Patent Number: 7,947,445

Inventors: Tominaga; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing map data and storage medium having information for controlling the processing of map data
Patent Number: 7,949,965

Inventors: Tomioka; Taizo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Suzuki; Takahiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Tokubo; Hiroyuki (Hyogo-ken, JP), Aoki; Yukinori (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Luminescent device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,947,999

Inventors: Tomita; Hiroshi (Anjyo, JP), Watanabe; Motohiro (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Parking lot congested state determination device, parking lot congested state determination method, and computer program
Patent Number: 7,948,399

Inventors: Tomohara; Kenji (Fukuoka, JP), Maemura; Akihiko (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Rotary electric machine
Patent Number: 9,041,268

Inventors: Tonca; Florian (Delta, CA)
Title: Hydrogen generator
Patent Number: 7,947,096

Inventors: Tong; Fei (Royston, GB), Rison; Mark Gorthorn (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Controlling stations' access to a communications medium
Patent Number: 9,042,354

Inventors: Torii; Osamu (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Riki (Kanagawa, JP), Yamaki; Ryo (Kanagawa, JP), Kokubun; Naoaki (Kanagawa, JP), Miyashita; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Oikawa; Kohei (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Memory controller, storage device, and memory control method
Patent Number: 9,043,672

Inventors: Toscano; John R. (Pompano Beach, FL), Crabb; Michael (Delray Beach, FL)
Title: Protective steel membrane system and method of erection for secondary containment for an above ground storage tank
Patent Number: 7,946,439

Inventors: Toutounchi; Shahin (Pleasanton, CA), Karp; James (Saratoga, CA), Jeong; Jeongheon (Palo Alto, CA), Ahrens; Michael G. (Sunnyvale, CA), Hart; Michael J. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Non-volatile memory cell with charge storage element and method of programming
Patent Number: 7,947,980

Inventors: Townsend, Jr.; Robert E. (Lake Wales, FL)
Title: Devices, systems and methods for reinforcing a traffic control assembly
Patent Number: 9,041,555

Inventors: Toyoda; Masaharu (Kanagawa, JP), Shimizu; Osamu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method and control system for inputting a reproduction speed of a video signal
Patent Number: 7,949,232

Inventors: Toyoshima; Takahiro (Ibaraki, JP), Sasaki; Toshinobu (Tokyo, JP), Hoshino; Chikara (Tokyo, JP), Takeda; Masakazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nitrogenated heterocyclic compound and pharmaceutical composition comprising the same
Patent Number: 7,947,707

Inventors: Traint; Andreas (Edlitz, AT)
Title: Bi-directional image recording and reproduction system
Patent Number: 7,948,521

Inventors: Tran; Bang (Aix En Provence, FR)
Title: Method and a system for diagnosing an aircraft from measurements performed on the aircraft
Patent Number: 7,949,439

Inventors: Tran; My (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Obstacle avoidance situation display generator
Patent Number: 7,948,404

Inventors: Tranter; Troy J. (Idaho Falls, ID), Mann; Nicholas R. (Rigby, ID), Todd; Terry A. (Aberdeen, ID), Herbst; Ronald S. (Idaho Falls, ID)
Title: Methods of removing a constituent from a feed stream using adsorption media
Patent Number: 7,947,861

Inventors: Trewin; Christopher Scott (Wynyard, AU), Russell; Johnny Fabian (Battery Point, AU), Weimann; Christian Albin (Mountain River, AU), Rodway; Michael (Lower Snug, AU)
Title: Contactless coupling and method for use with an electrical appliance
Patent Number: 9,040,947

Inventors: Troemel, Jr.; Hans A. (Sharpsburg, GA), McClure; Brian R. (Newnan, GA)
Title: Electrostatic discharge (ESD) protection circuit and method
Patent Number: 7,948,726

Inventors: Trogolo; Joe (Plano, TX), Chatterlee; Tathagata (Richardson, TX), Springer; Lily (Dallas, TX), Smith; Jeff (Plano, TX)
Title: Versatile system for optimizing current gain in bipolar transistor structures
Patent Number: 7,226,835

Inventors: Trudeau; Leon Bernard (Lac Du Bonnet, CA), Denniel; Ronald Denis (Winnepeg, CA)
Title: Tubular member cutting tool
Patent Number: 9,038,723

Inventors: Tryggvason; Bjami V (London, CA), El Kholy; Sani Amr (Brossard, CA)
Title: Digital data acquisition system
Patent Number: 7,227,489

Inventors: Tsai; Cheng-Yuan (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chou; You-Hua (Taipei, TW), Lin; Chih-Lung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method for enhancing FSG film stability
Patent Number: 7,226,875

Inventors: Tsai; Kun-Jung (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Light guiding device with two opposite light emitting surfaces and backlight module using the same
Patent Number: 7,226,200

Inventors: Tsang; Peter Wai Ming (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Automatic switching of a multi-mode display for displaying three-dimensional and two-dimensional images
Patent Number: 9,041,771

Inventors: Tse; Kin-Man (Hong Kong, HK), Chung; Wai-Pun (Hong Kong, HK)
Title: Method and system to automatically establish NFC link between NFC enabled electronic devices based on proximate distance
Patent Number: 9,042,817

Inventors: Tseng; Yung-Chang (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical lens and light source module having the same
Patent Number: 9,039,236

Inventors: Tsuchinaga; Yoshiteru (Yokohama, JP), Ota; Yasuji (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Masanao (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Masakiyo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Interactive communication system, communication equipment and communication control method
Patent Number: 7,949,016

Inventors: Tsuda; Shinichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: PLL circuit, radio terminal device and control method of PLL circuit
Patent Number: 7,948,285

Inventors: Tsuda; Yuji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 9,042,706

Inventors: Tsuji; Junya (Tokyo, JP), Iwasaki; Masaaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Card connector
Patent Number: 9,039,440

Inventors: Tsukada; Kenji (Nagano-Ken, JP), Kanaya; Munehide (Nagano-Ken, JP)
Title: Mounting structure, module, and liquid container
Patent Number: 7,225,670

Inventors: Tsunoda; Koichi (Seattle, WA), Asavareungchai; Michael (Sammamish, WA), Cho; Paul (Seattle, WA), Acharya; Soam (San Bruno, CA), Thibeault; Jason (Gilbert, AZ)
Title: Targeted and dynamic content-object storage based on inter-network performance metrics
Patent Number: 9,043,437

Inventors: Tsutsumi; Masanori (Souraku-gun, JP), Yano; Junichi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Decoupling capacitors and semiconductor integrated circuit
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Inventors: Tu; Tseng-Rong (Taitung, TW), Li; Chia-Feng (Caotun Township, TW), Su; Sung-Hsieh (Taipei, TW), Wong; Chi-Huey (La Jolla, CA), Fan; Eugene (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Compositions and methods for treating psoriasis by Ganoderma lucidum (Reishi) polysaccharides
Patent Number: 7,947,283

Inventors: Tully; Timothy P. (Cold Spring Harbor, NY), Cavalieri; Filippo (Forest Hills, NY)
Title: Augmented cognitive training
Patent Number: 7,947,731

Inventors: Tung; Ming-Hau (San Francisco, CA), Arbuckle; Brian W. (Danville, CA), Floyd; Philip Don (Redwood City, CA), Cummings; William (Millbrae, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for reducing slippage between structures in an interferometric modulator
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Inventors: Turetzky; Gregory (San Jose, CA), Anderson; Erik (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Satellite positioning aided communication system selection
Patent Number: 7,949,362

Inventors: Tuttle; Mark E. (Boise, ID)
Title: Electronic communication devices, methods of forming electrical communication devices, and communications methods
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Inventors: Uchida; Andy H. (Mountain View, CA), Marion; Duane W. (Santa Clara, CA), Woodland; Ken (Wilmington, MA), Knudsen; Katherine A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Electrosurgical generator
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Inventors: Uchida; Sachi (Yamato, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus for erasing image data stored in memory
Patent Number: 7,227,653

Inventors: Uchida; Yo (Kokubunji, JP), Mizota; Yasuo (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Strip member application system and method
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Inventors: Uchikawa; Daisuke (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Optical scanning element and image display apparatus
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Inventors: Uchiyama; Akio (Yokohama, JP), Kimura; Atsushi (Akiruno, JP), Aoki; Isao (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Encapsulated medical device guidance system, and a method of controlling the same
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Inventors: Ueda; Takeshi (Nara, JP), Sakamaki; Masahiko (Aichi, JP), Nagase; Shigeki (Mie, JP)
Title: Power-assisted steering system and difference compensating method for current detector
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Inventors: Ueda; Toshiaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit design system, semiconductor integrated circuit design method, and computer readable medium
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Inventors: Ueno; Akira (Akiruno, JP), Tanaka; Yoshinobu (Hachioji, JP), Toyoda; Tetsuya (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Display control apparatus and method under plural different color spaces
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Inventors: Ueno; Satoshi (Tenri, JP), Yoshida; Yasuhiro (Nara, JP), Furukawa; Hiroyuki (Ueno, JP), Yamamoto; Yoichi (Nara, JP), Yamaguchi; Akira (Nara, JP)
Title: Image display apparatus and method
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Inventors: Uenohara; Hayato (Yamato, JP), Yokoyama; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Moving an object by drag operation on a touch panel
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Inventors: Ugaji; Masaya (Osaka, JP), Hasegawa; Masaki (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Taisuke (Nara, JP), Ohara; Keisuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: Negative electrode for non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery, method of manufacturing the same, and non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery using the same
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Inventors: Uhlenbrock; Stefan (Boise, ID), Marsh; Eugene P. (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods and apparatus for forming rhodium-containing layers
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Inventors: Ullman; Craig D. (Brooklyn, NY), Abato; Michael R. (White Plains, NY), Harrington; Jeffrey M. (Brooklyn, NY), Duda; Carl R. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Enhanced video programming system and method utilizing user-profile information
Patent Number: 7,949,722

Inventors: Ulmer; Kevin (Cohasset, MA)
Title: Apparatus and methods for analyzing samples
Patent Number: 7,948,625

Inventors: Ulrici; Christophe (Cran-Gevrier, FR), Noury; Cathy (Annecy, FR), Corlet; Fabien (Annecy, FR)
Title: Integrated system for attachment and connection of a sensor
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Inventors: Umayahara; Yoshio (Otsu, JP), Suzuki; Ryota (Otsu, JP), Nishikawa; Yoshikatsu (Otsu, JP), Ikebe; Masaru (Otsu, JP), Mori; Hiroki (Otsu, JP), Hasegawa; Yoshinori (Otsu, JP)
Title: Dopant host
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Inventors: Unno; Naoki (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Lymphatic pressure-measuring system and method for controlling same
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Inventors: Urayama; Taichi (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshida; Ryuji (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Tomoko (Kanagawa, JP), Hoshi; Shotaro (Kanagawa, JP), Sugiyama; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Mase; Ryusuke (Kanagawa, JP), Shakuto; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Ozeki; Takamasa (Kanagawa, JP), Zemba; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Nakagawa; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP)
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Inventors: Uribe; Jimmy L. (Tehachapi, CA)
Title: Fluid-filled barrier assembly
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Inventors: Urquhart; Sean (West Hartford, CT), Marrotte; John (Windham, CT)
Title: Secure raceway with lockable access
Patent Number: 9,042,111

Inventors: Vail; Benjamin F. (Akron, OH)
Title: Corrugated shelf
Patent Number: 7,946,664

Inventors: Valencia; Frank Acierno (Canton, MI)
Title: Cam cover coil on plug retention via oil separator
Patent Number: 9,038,614

Inventors: Valencia; Michael (W. Bloomfield, MI), Coakley; David (Macomb Township, MI), Odulio; Mark (Windsor, CA)
Title: Vehicle tool guide structure
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Inventors: Valve; Ari (Vantaa, FI)
Title: Arrangement for line-testing
Patent Number: 7,227,928

Inventors: Van Lunteren; Jan (Gattikon, CH)
Title: Scanning data streams in real-time against large pattern collections
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Inventors: Van Steenwyk; Donald H. (San Marino, CA), Teys; Raymond W. (Pismo Beach, CA), Higginbotham; James R. (The Woodlands, TX)
Title: Hydraulic fluid coupling
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Inventors: Vancura; Olaf (Las Vegas, NV)
Title: Mechanical wheel casino game of chance having a free-motion internal indicator and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,226,357

Inventors: Vannithamby; Rath (Portland, OR), Koc; Ali (Hillsboro, OR), Gupta; Maruti (Portland, OR)
Title: Reducing wireless power consumption and signaling overhead for internet application background messages
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Inventors: Vaughan, Jr.; John Thomas (Stillwater, MN), Neely; William Charles (Auburn, AL), Rader; Bruce J. (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing agricultural materials and changing the proportions of output materials
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Inventors: Venables; Bradley D. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method and system for weighted fair queuing
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Inventors: Venkataraman; Sundar Kilnagar (Avondale, PA), Aten; Ralph Munson (Chadds Ford, PA), Burch; Heidi Elizabeth (Parkersburg, WV)
Title: Fluoropolymer blending process
Patent Number: 7,947,775

Inventors: Vermeulen; Johannes Petrus Martinus Bernardus (Helmond, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method with bearing to allow substrate holder to float with respect to substrate table
Patent Number: 9,041,913

Inventors: Veyland; Anne (Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, FR), Seeboth; Nicolas (Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, FR)
Title: Rubber composition including a 1,2,4-triazine derivative
Patent Number: 9,040,618

Inventors: Vicente; Alejandro M. (Barcelona, ES), Codina; Joseph M. (Hospitalet de Llobregat, ES), Kotselidis; Christos E. (Barcelona, ES), Madriles; Carlos (Barcelona, ES), Martinez; Raul (Barcelona, ES)
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Patent Number: 9,043,773

Inventors: Vignaud; Frederic (Les Jailleres, FR)
Title: Method for the optimization of network traffic, and associated implementation device
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Inventors: Vikso-Nielsen; Anders (Slangerup, DK), Sorensen; Birthe Hauerbach (Frederiksberg, DK)
Title: Laccase for detoxification of feed products
Patent Number: 9,040,275

Inventors: Virdy; Ajaipal Singh (Loudoun County, VA)
Title: System and method for indexing documents on the world-wide web
Patent Number: 9,043,331

Inventors: Visin; Jerry M. (Benton Harbor, MI), Wu; Guolian (Saint Joseph, MI), Fischer; Marcus R. (Saint Joseph, MI), Wilcox; Michele E. (Stevensville, MI), Lewis; Martin D. (Paw Paw, MI), Chase; Kevin M. (Granger, IN)
Title: Water spillage management for in the door ice maker
Patent Number: 7,946,125

Inventors: Viskov; Christian (Ris Orangis, FR)
Title: Process for the preparation of cyclosporin derivatives
Patent Number: 7,226,905

Inventors: Visser; Huibert (Zevenhuizen, NL), Baselmans; Johannes Jacobus Matheus (Oirschot, NL), De Jager; Pieter Willem Herman (Rotterdam, NL), Vink; Henri Johannes Petrus (Delft, NL)
Title: Moving beam with respect to diffractive optics in order to reduce interference patterns
Patent Number: 7,948,606

Inventors: Vitolo; Corrine (Westford, MA), Scannell; Larry (Westford, MA)
Title: System and method for predicting athletic ability
Patent Number: 7,946,960

Inventors: Vo; Trung Duc (Darlington, AU), Corcoran; William Peter (Dulwich Hill, AU), Pelusi; Mark David (Camperdown, AU), Moss; David James (Croydon, AU), Eggleton; Benjamin John (Camperdown, AU), Schroeder; Jochen Bernhard (Marrickville, AU)
Title: Photonic monitoring for optical signals
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Inventors: Vogel; Wayne B. (Canton, MI)
Title: Forward clutch high pressure holding valve for hybrid vehicles to enable engine start-stop-drive functions
Patent Number: 7,946,952

Inventors: Vogelsang; Thomas (Jericho, VT)
Title: Sense amplifier for eliminating leakage current due to bit line shorts
Patent Number: 7,227,799

Inventors: Voit; Eric A. (Baltimore, MD), Balkovich; Edward E. (Potomac, MD), Goodman; William D. (Collegeville, PA), Gadre; Jayant G. (Oakton, VA), White; Patrick E. (Vienna, VA), Young; David E. (Silver Spring, MD)
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Inventors: Volodin; Boris Leonidovich (West Windsor, NJ)
Title: High-power, phased-locked, laser arrays
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Inventors: Vonog; Stanislav (Moscow, RU), Surin; Nikolay (Moscow, RU), Iskhodzhanov; Timur (Dolgoprudny, RU), Shtayura; Vadim (Dolgoprudny, RU)
Title: Method and system for precise synchronization of audio and video streams during a distributed communication session with multiple participants
Patent Number: 7,949,890

Inventors: Vonwiller; Simone Charlotte (Balmain, AU), Ridley; Damon Donald (Balmain, AU), Indusegaram; Sutharsiny (Balmain, AU), Starling; Scott Matthew (Balmain, AU), Gonzaga; Graciel (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Method of enabling data entry using substrate comprising IR-absorbing dye
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Inventors: Vonwiller; Simone Charlotte (Balmain, AU), Starling; Scott Matthew (Balmain, AU), Ridley; Damon Donald (Balmain, AU), Hall; Lachlan Everett (Balmain, AU), Fielder; Simon (Balmain, AU), Sintic; Maxine (Balmain, AU), Indusegaram; Sutharsiny (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Lapstun; Paul (Balmain, AU)
Title: Substrate having IR-absorbing dye with branched axial ligands
Patent Number: 7,946,626

Inventors: Wachi; Toshiro (Gifuken, JP)
Title: Golf ball and golf ball manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,039,544

Inventors: Wakasugi; Nobuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Graphic processing method and graphic processor and processing system
Patent Number: 7,227,986

Inventors: Waldauf; Alexander (Kolbermoor, DE), Langer; Alfred (Kolbermoor, DE)
Title: Guide device and test apparatus for electronic devices
Patent Number: 7,948,251

Inventors: Walker; James Albert (Freehold, NJ)
Title: Optoelectronic-device wafer probe and method therefor
Patent Number: 9,040,896

Inventors: Walker; Marilyn A. (Morristown, NJ), Rambow; Owen Christopher (Hoboken, NJ), Rogati; Monica (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Method for automated sentence planning in a task classification system
Patent Number: 7,949,537

Inventors: Walter; Scott (Terrace, CA), Carter; Phillip N. (Langley, CA), Madu; Bradley Ryan (Langley, CA)
Title: Vacuum cleaner current-carrying hose connection system
Patent Number: 7,226,302

Inventors: Walzade; Kalpana (Pune, IN), Kulkarni; Rajesh (Pune, IN), Kulkarni; Shirishkumar (Pune, IN)
Title: Oral compositions of clindamycin
Patent Number: 9,040,089

Inventors: Wamsley; Stephen D. (Lakewood, OH)
Title: Sign holder and sign display system
Patent Number: 7,946,066

Inventors: Wang He; Li-Ying (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Illumination device with hollow post and reflective cup with two serially disposed lens disposed therein
Patent Number: 9,039,237

Inventors: Wang He; Li-Ying (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Backlight module including circular and cylinder fresnel lenses
Patent Number: 9,039,247

Inventors: Wang; Chien-Jung (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Interconnect structure to reduce stress induced voiding effect
Patent Number: 7,227,266

Inventors: Wang; Fei (Shanghai, CN), Jin; Gang (Shanghai, CN), Tai; Hung-Chi (Jhonghe, TW), Hung; Yung-Chih (Jhonghe, TW), Cheng; Chieh-Yu (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Electrical connector with fastening elements
Patent Number: 9,039,456

Inventors: Wang; Guangwei (Shanghai, CN), Kelly; Declan Patrick (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Device and method for decaffeinating a liquid
Patent Number: 9,040,108

Inventors: Wang; Michael Mao (San Diego, CA), Mantravadi; Ashok (San Diego, CA), Chari; Murali Ramaswamy (San Diego, CA)
Title: Selective network switching in a wireless broadcast network
Patent Number: 7,948,907

Inventors: Wang; Poguang (Westborough, MA), Li; Guodong (Malden, MA), Gao; Jianxin (Dorchester, MA), Giese; Roger W. (Quincy, MA), Zhang; Xin (Brookline, MA)
Title: Intensified neutral loss tags and use thereof in mass spectrometry
Patent Number: 7,947,511

Inventors: Wang; Shao-Wen (New Taipei, TW), Wang; Shih-Cheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Early warning system, server and method
Patent Number: 9,043,832

Inventors: Wang; Shun-Ping (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Bonding device
Patent Number: 7,225,529

Inventors: Wang; Zhenyu (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Transceiver employing training-while-working mode
Patent Number: 7,227,891

Inventors: Wanveer; Aric (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Glass blowing apparatus and method of making glass objects
Patent Number: 9,038,422

Inventors: Warashina; Yoshihisa (Hamamatsu, JP), Hoshino; Yasuji (Hamamatsu, JP), Tabata; Kei (Hamamatsu, JP), Iyama; Shogo (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: High-frequency signal transmitting optical module and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,226,219

Inventors: Ward; Samuel I. (Austin, TX)
Title: Machine-learning based datapath extraction
Patent Number: 9,043,738

Inventors: Warren; Roy K. (Houston, TX), Weaver; W. Barry (Houston, TX)
Title: Electric power grid induced geophysical prospecting method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,227,362

Inventors: Warrick; Scott (Crolles, FR), Cooper; Kevin (Weatherford, TX)
Title: Immersion lithography apparatus and method of performing immersion lithography
Patent Number: 7,948,607

Inventors: Wasif; Samer P. (Oviedo, FL), Sutcu; Muzaffer (Oviedo, FL), Laster; Walter R. (Oviedo, FL)
Title: Fuel gas cooling system for combustion basket spring clip seal support
Patent Number: 9,038,393

Inventors: Watanabe; Kazuhisa (Tokyo, JP), Iwata; Kouji (Tokyo, JP), Nakayama; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Disk and process for producing base material for disk, and disk roll
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Inventors: Watanabe; Takanori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state image sensor, production method for solid-state image sensor, and camera using solid-state image sensor
Patent Number: 7,227,206

Inventors: Watanabe; Toshimitsu (Yokohama, JP), Nakajima; Mitsuo (Yokohama, JP), Kabuto; Nobuaki (Kunitachi, JP), Suzuki; Mutsumi (Kodaira, JP), Ooishi; Yoshihisa (Yokohama, JP), Ikoma; Junichi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Display device having luminance correcting function
Patent Number: 7,227,520

Inventors: Waterland; Amos P (Austin, TX)
Title: Secure password entry
Patent Number: 7,949,879

Inventors: Watts; Peter James (Nottingham, GB), Smith; Alan (Nottingham, GB), Castile; Jonathan (Nottingham, GB)
Title: Method of intranasal administration of granisetron
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Inventors: Weber; Cory E. (Hillsboro, OR), Armstrong; Mark (Portland, OR), Kennel; Harold (Beaverton, OR), Ghani; Tahir (Portland, OR), Packan; Paul A. (Beaverton, OR), Thompson; Scott (Portland, OR)
Title: Nitrogen controlled growth of dislocation loop in stress enhanced transistor
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Inventors: Weber; Cory E. (Hillsboro, OR), Schrom; Gerhard (Hillsboro, OR), Post; Ian R. (Portland, OR), Stettler; Mark A. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Indium-boron dual halo MOSFET
Patent Number: 7,226,843

Inventors: Weber; Eric R. (Fort Collins, CO), McCall; Catherine A. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Equine Fc epsilon receptor alpha protein
Patent Number: 7,226,996

Inventors: Wei; Peng (Stanford, CA), Bao; Zhenan (Stanford, CA), Oh; Joon Hak (Irvine, CA)
Title: Air-stable n-channel organic electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,040,400

Inventors: Weiler; Michael (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Didactic appliance
Patent Number: 9,042,808

Inventors: Weiller; Bruce H. (Santa Monica, CA), Virji; Shabnam (Yorba Linda, CA), Kaner; Richard B. (Pacific Palisades, CA), Huang; Jiaxing (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Conducting polymer nanofiber sensors
Patent Number: 7,226,530

Inventors: Weiss; Joseph M. (Glanstonbury, CT)
Title: Method and system for providing a deferred variable annuity with lifetime benefit payments related to a withdrawal percent and a deferral bonus percent
Patent Number: 7,949,584

Inventors: Welborn; Matthew L. (Vienna, VA)
Title: Dual-mode system and method for receiving wireless signals
Patent Number: 7,949,073

Inventors: Welch; Shawn M. (Spring, TX), McCarthy; Victor A. (Kingwood, TX)
Title: Tire pressure leak detection method and system
Patent Number: 7,225,666

Inventors: Welp; Hans-Dieter (Lengerich, DE)
Title: Bag manufacturing system with a storage device for storing tube pieces
Patent Number: 9,039,591

Inventors: Wenzel; Brian Jeffrey (San Jose, CA)
Title: Implantable medical device capable of depressing appetite to control obesity using stochastic resonance electrical stimulation
Patent Number: 7,949,397

Inventors: Werner; Christopher M. (San Jose, CA), Lynch; Stephen Brian (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: 3-dimensional seal for a button
Patent Number: 9,040,855

Inventors: Werner; Marc Walter (Heroldsberg, DE), Brueck; Stefan (Neunkirchen am Brand, DE), Yonge, III; Lawrence Winston (Summerfield, FL)
Title: Adaptive filter bank for dynamic notching in powerline communication
Patent Number: 9,042,432

Inventors: West; Colin John (Pontypridd, GB), Sutton; David Alistair (Bristol, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling an elastomeric damper
Patent Number: 9,038,789

Inventors: Westberg; Lars (Enkoping, SE)
Title: Method and arrangement for network resource management
Patent Number: 9,043,468

Inventors: Westerinen; William J. (Issaquah, WA), Anderson; Jason M. (Snoqualmie, WA), Marshall; Allen (Woodinville, WA), Pierce; Tony D. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for preserving state data of a personal computer in a standby state in the event of an AC power failure
Patent Number: 7,228,444

Inventors: Wheeler; Daniel J. (Clarkston, MI), Vargo; Gregory J. (Troy, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus for sunvisor attachment
Patent Number: 7,226,107

Inventors: Whetsel; Lee D. (Parker, TX)
Title: I/O linking, TAP selection and multiplexer remove select control circuitry
Patent Number: 9,043,664

Inventors: White; Ted R. (Austin, TX), Barr; Alexander L. (Crolles, FR), Nguyen; Bich-Yen (Austin, TX), Orlowski; Marius K. (Austin, TX), Sadaka; Mariam G. (Austin, TX), Thean; Voon-Yew (Austin, TX)
Title: Semiconductor device structure and method therefor
Patent Number: 7,226,833

Inventors: Whiteford; Bede (Moonbi, AU)
Title: Pallet leader board system
Patent Number: 9,038,547

Inventors: Whiting; Jonathan Merrill (Oak Bluffs, MA)
Title: Combined telephone and credit transaction enabler
Patent Number: 7,949,373

Inventors: Widzgowski; Bernd (Dossenheim, DE), Birk; Holger (Meckesheim, DE), Seyfried; Volker (Nussloch, DE)
Title: Scanning microscope and method for optically scanning one or more samples
Patent Number: 9,042,010

Inventors: Wiklund; David E. (Eden Prairie, MN), Kavaklioglu; Kadir (Istanbul, TR), Miller; John P. (Eden Prairie, MN), Lamothe; Ross C. (Eden Prairie, MN), Eryurek; Evren (Edina, MN)
Title: Process variable transmitter with diagnostics
Patent Number: 7,949,495

Inventors: Wild; Hans-Peter (Zug, CH), Kraft; Eberhard (Neckarbischofsheim, DE)
Title: Apparatus for applying drinking straws
Patent Number: 7,946,098

Inventors: Wilkinson, III; Joseph (Brazoria, TX)
Title: Jacketed pipe flange
Patent Number: 7,226,089

Inventors: Williams; Charles A. (Bradenton, FL)
Title: Vehicle armor system
Patent Number: 7,225,717

Inventors: Williams; Peter Andrew Rees (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Thermally stable low power chip clocking
Patent Number: 9,041,475

Inventors: Williams; Roland E. (Pleasant Hill, CA)
Title: Language module and method for use with text processing devices
Patent Number: 7,949,513

Inventors: Williamson; David T. (Chesterfield, VA), Herrod; Thomas M. (Hendersonville, TN), Simmons; William M. (Springfield, TN), Schleinitz; Henry Max (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Compositions of polyesters and fibrous clays
Patent Number: 9,040,615

Inventors: Willis; Donald Henry (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Multiple pause recording on a rewritable disk medium
Patent Number: 7,228,058

Inventors: Wilson; Daniel Vaughan (Cedar Hills, UT)
Title: Exercise ring
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Inventors: Wilson; Donovan (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Hinged universal lid for a beverage container
Patent Number: 9,038,850

Inventors: Wilson; Leland F. (Menlo Park, CA), Place; Virgil A. (Kawaihae, HI)
Title: Treatment of female sexual dysfunction with vasoactive intestinal polypeptide agonists
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Inventors: Winandy; Jean-Pierre (Arlon, BE), Lafon; Christophe (Veigne, FR)
Title: Clip
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Inventors: Windischberger; Susanne (Vienna, AT), Wasinger; Helmut (Hinterbruehl, AT), Lutz; Josef (Rohrau, AT)
Title: Membrane for an electroacoustic transducer
Patent Number: 7,946,378

Inventors: Windorski; David C. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Fold-over tabbed notes and flags
Patent Number: 7,225,570

Inventors: Winkler; David G. (Seattle, WA), Latham; John (Seattle, WA), Skonier; John (Shoreline, WA), Shpektor; Diana (Bothell, WA), Hayes; Trenton (Seattle, WA), Geoghegan; James (Seattle, WA)
Title: Ligands for TGF-beta binding proteins and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,226,902

Inventors: Winningham; Matthew (Royal Oak, MI), Swiatek; John (Shelby Township, MI)
Title: Plug and socket for providing electrical power to vehicle accessories
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Inventors: Wofford; Scott (Abilene, TX), Phillips, Jr.; Dale L. (Abilene, TX), Harris; Paul (Abilene, TX)
Title: Methods for treating victims of cerebrovascular disease
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Inventors: Wolff; Gregory J. (Redwood City, CA), Piersol; Kurt W. (Campbell, CA)
Title: Synchronizing distributed work through document logs
Patent Number: 7,949,666

Inventors: Wong; Kwo-Jyr (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Cavity filter with connecting structure connected between slider and driving device
Patent Number: 9,041,495

Inventors: Woo; Jeon-Hyung (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Earphone jack and mobile terminal having the same
Patent Number: 7,226,319

Inventors: Wood; James R. (Grapevine, TX), Melin; Roger W. (Arlington, TX), Browder; Mark K. (Frisco, TX), Calico; Steve E. (Ft. Worth, TX)
Title: Electromagnetic pulse transmitting system and method
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Inventors: Wortham; Larry C. (Garland, TX)
Title: Location processing system
Patent Number: 7,228,139

Inventors: Wray; Donald Lee (Ocala, FL)
Title: Power LED channel letter lighting module
Patent Number: 7,946,731

Inventors: Wu; Changwang (Newton, MA), Gozani; Shai (Brookline, MA), Kong; Xuan (Acton, MA)
Title: Method and apparatus for quantitative nerve localization
Patent Number: 9,042,978

Inventors: Wu; Chun-Kwan (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical connector assembly with a grounding pad
Patent Number: 7,946,882

Inventors: Wu; Chun-Kwan (Tu-Cheng, TW), Ho; Chih-Hsiang (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical connector with improved contacts
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Inventors: Wu; Hsin-Kuan (New Taipei, TW), Chou; Hou-Yuan (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Printed circuit board with daughterboard
Patent Number: 9,042,116

Inventors: Wu; Jerry (Irvine, CA)
Title: Cable connector assembly with holder
Patent Number: 7,226,316

Inventors: Wu; Jin (Pittsford, NY), Livecchi; Marc J (Rochester, NY), Hedrick; Robert W (Spencerport, NY), Redman; Emily K (Webster, NY)
Title: Sulfonamide phenolic hole blocking photoconductor
Patent Number: 7,947,418

Inventors: Wu; Tse-Hong (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Shih-Hsin (Hsinchu County, TW), Hung; Shih-Ta (Taoyuan County, TW), Lai; KuanYu (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Random access control method and optical disc driver
Patent Number: 7,948,842

Inventors: Wu; Wen Rong (Hsinchu, TW), Cheng; Sheng-Lung (Taipei, TW), Hsu; Ying-Pei (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Receiver and receiving method for a combinerless LINC OFDM system
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Inventors: Wu; Yong-Yuan (Tainan, TW)
Title: Motorcycle windshield assembly
Patent Number: 7,946,642

Inventors: Wyers; Philip W. (Centennial, CO)
Title: Locking device having flange seal
Patent Number: 7,225,649

Inventors: Xin; Jingmin (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for direction-of-arrival tracking and their application to beamforming at base-station
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Inventors: Xiong; Xiaoyong (Brussels, BE), Weissenbacher; Michael (Innsbruck, AT)
Title: Shaped or unshaped refractory or kiln furniture composition
Patent Number: 9,040,442

Inventors: Xu; Ying-Qing (Beijing, CN), Shum; Heung-Yeung (Beijing, CN), Wang; Jue (Beijing, CN), Wu; Chenyu (Beijing, CN)
Title: Learning-based system and process for synthesizing cursive handwriting
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Inventors: Xun; Endong (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Computer-aided reading system and method with cross-language reading wizard
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Inventors: Xun; Endong (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Computer-aided reading system and method with cross-language reading wizard
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Inventors: Yaberg; Tyson Osborne (Camarillo, CA)
Title: Speaker leak test system and method
Patent Number: 9,038,440

Inventors: Yacenda; Michael W. (Stamford, CT)
Title: System and method for operating on-line governmental lottery games
Patent Number: 7,946,913

Inventors: Yadav; Sandeep (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Mounting volumes on demand
Patent Number: 7,949,865

Inventors: Yaguchi; Toshihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Yokoyama; Mamoru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Data access management system in distributed processing system
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Inventors: Yajima; Takayoshi (Kiyosu, JP), Ito; Hiroshi (Kiyosu, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor light emitting device
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Inventors: Yamada; Eiichiro (Yokohama, JP), Suganuma; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Kobayashi; Yuji (Yokohama, JP), Saito; Tatsuhiko (Yokohama, JP), Shimazu; Takayuki (Yokohama, JP), Miyata; Maya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Detecting apparatus, removing apparatus, detecting method, and removing method
Patent Number: 9,040,859

Inventors: Yamada; Masamichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Paper ejection guide of fixing mechanism for image forming apparatus having simple jam clearing structure
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Inventors: Yamada; Shigefumi (Sagamihara, JP), Abiko; Yukihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Biometric authentication device, biometric authentication system, biometric authentication method, and recording medium
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Inventors: Yamada; Shoichi (Matsumoto, JP), Yamamoto; Takao (Matsumoto, JP), Okubo; Seiji (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Device for coupling implement to agricultural tractor
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Inventors: Yamaguchi; Shinichi (Kyouto-fu, JP), Ishihara; Morio (Osaka-fu, JP), Toyoda; Michisato (Osaka-fu, JP), Okumura; Daisuke (Osaka-fu, JP)
Title: Time of flight mass spectrometer
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Inventors: Yamamoto; Akio (Suwa, JP)
Title: Watchband and watch
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Inventors: Yamamoto; Akira (Sagamihara, JP), Iwamura; Takashige (Yokohama, JP), Kaneda; Yasunori (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Storage system controlling power supply module and fan
Patent Number: 7,227,713

Inventors: Yamamoto; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Maruyama; Jun (Yokohama, JP), Miyake; Masato (Hiratsuka, JP), Hatake; Kazuhiro (Hiratsuka, JP), Matsuyama; Toru (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Bearing seal
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Inventors: Yamamoto; Hiroshi (Toda, JP), Yamaguchi; Hiroshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Motegi; Tsunehiro (Tokyo, JP), Shioiri; Katsuo (Yokohama, JP), Harada; Hirofumi (Irving, CA), Higashi; Keishi (Hino, JP), Sato; Mitsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information storage output system and information storage output service
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Inventors: Yamamoto; Masanori (Iwata, JP), Matsuura; Shigeyuki (Iwata, JP)
Title: Motorcycle and muffler structure
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Inventors: Yamamoto; Shinji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Patch antenna whose directivity is shifted to a particular direction, and a module integrated with the patch antenna
Patent Number: 7,227,502

Inventors: Yamamoto; Sumihiko (Tokyo, JP), Takemoto; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Takenaka; Yasuharu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for performing hidden surface removal and computer program product
Patent Number: 7,948,486

Inventors: Yamanaka; Makiko (Kanagawa, JP), Maeyama; Ryuichiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Resin compact, casing and production method of resin compact
Patent Number: 7,947,780

Inventors: Yamasaki; Naoaki (Nobeoka, JP), Ibuki; Ichiro (Nobeoka, JP), Isaka; Koji (Izunokuni, JP)
Title: Processes for producing cellooligosaccharide
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Inventors: Yamashita; Akihiro (Miyaki-gun, JP), Ichihara; Fumio (Chikushi-gun, JP), Hanada; Tsunehiro (Fukuoka, JP), Oishi; Mutsuhiko (Izuka, JP), Wakisaka; Toshiyuki (Izuka, JP), Maki; Masahiro (Kasuya-gun, JP)
Title: Balanced transmitting apparatus
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Inventors: Yamashita; Koichiro (Hachioji, JP), Yamauchi; Hiromasa (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Takahisa (Kawasaki, JP), Kurihara; Koji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Interrupt control method and multicore processor system
Patent Number: 9,043,520

Inventors: Yamashita; Koichiro (Hachioji, JP), Yamauchi; Hiromasa (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Takahisa (Kawasaki, JP), Kurihara; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Hayakawa; Fumihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing system
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Inventors: Yamashita; Masahide (Numazu, JP), Mochizuki; Satoshi (Numazu, JP), Kondou; Tomio (Numazu, JP), Suzuki; Kohsuke (Numazu, JP)
Title: Carrier, developer including the carrier and image forming apparatus using the developer
Patent Number: 7,226,713

Inventors: Yamashita; Michio (Inagi, JP), Uwatoko; Katsuki (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Clock frequency control method and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,228,445

Inventors: Yamauchi; Kenichi (Susono, JP), Satoh; Hidenori (Odawara, JP), Anan; Genya (Numazu, JP)
Title: Process for producing electrophotographic roller member
Patent Number: 7,947,339

Inventors: Yamaya; Masaaki (Gunma-ken, JP), Sato; Kazuharu (Gunma-ken, JP), Kudo; Muneo (Gunma-ken, JP)
Title: Protective coat-forming coating composition, coated article, and multilayer laminate
Patent Number: 7,226,982

Inventors: Yamazaki; Hidekazu (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Toshikazu (Kanagawa, JP), Miyachi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method for producing of cellulose ester film
Patent Number: 7,226,556

Inventors: Yamazaki; Hikohito (Toyohashi, JP), Kamiya; Itsuo (Toyota, JP)
Title: Bright decorative molded articles and molded articles located in the beam path of radar device
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Katsunori (Nagano, JP), Miyazawa; Takao (Nagano, JP), Nakajima; Akira (Nagano, JP), Nomura; Yujiro (Nagano, JP), Tsujino; Kiyoshi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Line head and image forming device using the same
Patent Number: 7,948,509

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP), Sakata; Junichiro (Atsugi, JP), Nomura; Ryoji (Yamato, JP)
Title: Light emitting element with composite layers of varying concentration, light emitting device, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,948,169

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light-emitting unit, light-emitting device, lighting device, and method for manufacturing light-emitting unit
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Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Furuno; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device, film deposition method, and film deposition apparatus
Patent Number: 7,947,544

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Kawamata; Ikuko (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device
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Inventors: Yamazoe; Takanori (Hadano, JP), Tase; Takashi (Tokorozawa, JP), Shigeta; Junji (Fuchu, JP), Nagasaki; Nobutaka (Iruma, JP), Yamasaki; Eiji (Kodaira, JP), Oodaira; Nobuhiro (Akishima, JP), Katayama; Kozo (Tokyo, JP)
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Inventors: Yanagita; Noboru (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshida; Takumi (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Keiko (Kanagawa, JP), Hamahata; Nariyasu (Kanagawa, JP), Zushi; Norifumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Program ancillary data producing device, picture program editing device and picture program producing device
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Inventors: Yang; Beong-Sok (Gwangju-si, KR)
Title: System and method for instant messenger to make friend by cyber pet
Patent Number: 7,949,710

Inventors: Yang; Bill (Taipei, TW)
Title: Headphone
Patent Number: 9,042,587

Inventors: Yang; Ho-jun (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Storage structure for vehicular tray
Patent Number: 7,226,102

Inventors: Yang; Kevin (Lomita, CA)
Title: Ballast lead wire configuration
Patent Number: 9,041,317

Inventors: Yang; Mu-Wen (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chang; Chih-Chiang (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Lens cover assembly and portable electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 7,949,242

Inventors: Yang; Sizhen (Irvine, CA)
Title: Strengthening parity check bit protection for array-like LDPC codes
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Inventors: Yang; Wen-Pin (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chen; Chen-Lung (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Display module
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Inventors: Yang; Xuguang (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Electronic device with an update agent that employs preprocessing techniques for update
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Inventors: Yang; Ying-Chih (Hsinchu, TW), Chiu; Pien-Cheng (Yilan County, TW), Chen; Yuan-Ning (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Method for taking messages in a DVD player
Patent Number: 7,227,820

Inventors: Yang; Young-Chol (Seongnam-si, KR), Chang; Jae-Hyuk (Seoul, KR), Choi; Jeong-Ye (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array panel comprising first and second reflective electrodes
Patent Number: 7,948,588

Inventors: Yankilevich; Itzik (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Mosquito noise detection and reduction
Patent Number: 7,949,051

Inventors: Yano; Takanori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: System including a server and at least a client
Patent Number: 7,949,725

Inventors: Yasutake; Taizo (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Multi-touch mouse
Patent Number: 9,041,651

Inventors: Yatcilla; Michael T. (Irvine, CA), Gluck; Gilbert (Irvine, CA)
Title: Food products and dietary supplements containing phenolated proteins and process for preparing the same
Patent Number: 7,226,626

Inventors: Ye; Zhen-Xing (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Installation assembly for hard disk drive
Patent Number: 7,948,759

Inventors: Yeager; Michael (Newton Center, MA)
Title: Personal sports simulation robot
Patent Number: 9,039,547

Inventors: Yen; Yung-Sung (Jhonghe, TW), Chen; Kuei-Shun (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Chia-Hsiang (Hsinchu, TW), Lin; Lawrence (Jhonghe, TW), Lin; Tsung Hsien (Sun Chung, TW)
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Inventors: Yeo; Boon-Lock (Sunnyvale, CA), Kuriakin; Valery (Nyzhny Nongorod, RU)
Title: Method and apparatus for video decoding on a multiprocessor system
Patent Number: 7,227,589

Inventors: Yi; Yong-Xiang (Suzhou, CN), Tang; Shan-Shan (Suzhou, CN)
Title: Sheetfed film scanning correction method
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Inventors: Yin; Howard Hung (Arcadia, CA)
Title: Advertising funded gaming system
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Inventors: Yokoyama; Mitsuru (Takatsuki, JP), Nishida; Naoki (Kusatsu, JP)
Title: Birefringence optical element and manufacturing method thereof
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Inventors: Yonekubo; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Takeuchi; Hirokazu (Machida, JP)
Title: Audio controlling apparatus, audio correction apparatus, and audio correction method
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Inventors: Yoon; Seong Bok (Seongnam-si, KR), Yang; Hwi Seok (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Chul Ju (Seongnam-si, KR)
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Patent Number: 9,041,303

Inventors: Yoon; Yong Tae (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Hermetic compressor
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Inventors: Yoshikawa; Takahiro (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Image fixing apparatus and an image formation apparatus including a magnetic flux adjuster
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Inventors: Yoshino; Kiyoshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Cymbal
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Inventors: Yoshioka; Mamoru (Susono, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas purification apparatus of an internal combustion engine
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Inventors: You; Xiaorong (Shrewsbury, MA)
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Inventors: Young; David S. F. (Toronto, CA), Findlay; Helen P. (Toronto, CA), Hahn; Susan E. (Toronto, CA), Cechetto; Lisa M. (Ancaster, CA), McConkey; Fortunata (Shelburne, CA)
Title: Cytotoxicity mediation of cells evidencing surface expression of CD44
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Inventors: Young; Simon Venn (Ponsonby, NZ), Philpott; Andrew Bryan (Mt. Albert, NZ)
Title: Tariff generation, invoicing and contract management
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Inventors: Young; Steven P. (Boulder, CO), Gaide; Brian C. (Glassboro, NJ)
Title: Circuits for replicating self-timed logic
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Inventors: Yousef; Nabil (Foothill Ranch, CA)
Title: Fast switching between time division multiplexed (TDM) channels
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Inventors: Yu; Chen-Hua (Hsin-Chu, TW), Lin; Cheng-Tung (Jhudong Township, Hsinchu County, TW), Wang; Hsiang-Yi (Hsinchu, TW), Chiu; Yung-Sheng (Hsinchu, TW), Yu; Chia-Lin (Sigang Township, Tainan County, TW)
Title: Structure and method for a CMOS device with doped conducting metal oxide as the gate electrode
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Inventors: Yu; Chien-Nan (Taipei, TW), Lyu; Szu-Hao (Taipei, TW)
Title: Portable camera device
Patent Number: 7,949,240

Inventors: Yu; Jui-Tsun (Taichung, TW), Hung; Ming-Hui (Taichung, TW)
Title: LED illuminating showcase
Patent Number: 9,039,225

Inventors: Yu; Tsung Mou (Taipei, TW)
Title: Circuit protection device having warning function
Patent Number: 7,948,351

Inventors: Yu; Wang-I (Jhonghe, TW), Tai; Hung-Chi (Jhonghe, TW), Hung; Yung-Chih (Jhonghe, TW)
Title: Electrical connector and electrical connector assembly having structures for preventing arc-discharge
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Inventors: Yu; Xiao Lin (Fairfax, VA)
Title: Automobile blind spot detection system and method
Patent Number: 9,041,552

Inventors: Yu; Zhongming (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Printing an electronic document to multiple output mechanisms
Patent Number: 7,227,663

Inventors: Yuan; Chao (Secaucus, NJ), Neubauer; Claus (Monmouth Junction, NJ)
Title: Machine condition monitoring using discontinuity detection
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Inventors: Yuasa; Hiromi (Kawasaki, JP), Fukuzawa; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Fuji; Yoshihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Magneto-resistance effect element, magnetic head, magnetic recording/reproducing device and magnetic memory
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Inventors: Yuhara; Hiromitsu (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Habaguchi; Masayuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: System and method for providing weather warnings and alerts
Patent Number: 7,949,330

Inventors: Yuki; Toshinao (Yamagata, JP)
Title: Optical device and manufacturing method of the optical device
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Inventors: Yuksel; K. Umit (Kennesaw, GA), Bird; Ana T. (Achworth, GA), Black; Kirby S. (Achworth, GA)
Title: Expandable foam-like biomaterials and methods
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Inventors: Yun; Je-Hoon (Daejeon, KR), Cho; In-Kui (Daejeon, KR), Moon; Jung-Ick (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Seong-Min (Daejeon, KR), Park; Dong-Hee (Chungbuk, KR)
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Inventors: Zametzky; Klaus (Schwabach, DE)
Title: Electronic module and arrangement for signal transmission with the former
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Inventors: Zane; Regan A (Superior, CO), Doshi; Montu (Boulder, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for driving multiple solid-state light sources
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Inventors: Zavislan; James M. (Pittsford, NY), Greenwald; Roger J. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Imaging of surgical biopsies
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Inventors: Zayas; Edward R. (Milpitas, CA), Haynes; Thomas (Tulsa, OK), Gillono; John Francis (North Chelmsford, MA), Kahn; Andy C. (San Francisco, CA)
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Inventors: Zdroik; Michael J. (Metamora, MI)
Title: Remotely mounted fuel system
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Inventors: Zelbacher; Erik G. (Lynn, MA), Suciu; Rebecca C. (Lynn, MA), Burrous; Thomas P. (Haverhill, MA), Ellsworth; Paul F. (Burlington, MA), Stenfors; Alan L. (Scituate, MA), Rose; Sidney (Marblehead, MA)
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Inventors: Zelepugas; Eric Allen (McHenry, IL)
Title: Audio awareness apparatus, system, and method of using the same
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Inventors: Zeng; Huanzhao (San Diego, CA), Lee; Chong U. (San Diego, CA), Hong; John H. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Subdividing color space for fast vector error diffusion
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Inventors: Zeng; Huanzhao (San Diego, CA), Ma; Jian J. (San Diego, CA), Chang; Tallis Y. (San Diego, CA)
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Inventors: Zerebilov; Arkady Y. (Lancaster, PA), Minich; Steven E. (York, PA)
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Inventors: Zhang; Da (Austin, TX), Liu; Jing (Austin, TX), Nguyen; Bich-Yen (Austin, TX), Thean; Voon-Yew (Austin, TX), White; Ted R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Transistor fabrication using double etch/refill process
Patent Number: 7,226,820

Inventors: Zhang; Derik (Hanzhong, CN)
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Inventors: Zhang; Fan (Singapore, SG), Leong; Lup San (Singapore, SG), Siew; Yong Kong (Sungai Pelek, MY), Zhang; Bei Chao (Singapore, SG)
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Inventors: Zhang; George (Windsor, CT), Thulen; Paul C. (Granby, CT), Gan; Zhongxue (Windsor, CT)
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Inventors: Zhang; George Huanyi (Irvine, CA), Pan; Bin (Irvine, CA)
Title: Combo electrical connector
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Inventors: Zhang; Hong-Bo (Kunshan, CN), Xu; Zheng-Hua (Kunshan, CN), Huang; Chao-Dong (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical component and method for making the same
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Inventors: Zhang; Hui (Philadelphia, PA), Pomerantz; Roger J. (Chalfont, PA), Yang; Bin (Bala Cynwyd, PA)
Title: Multimerization of HIV-1 Vif protein as a therapeutic target
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Inventors: Zhang; Luzeng (San Diego, CA), Yin; Juan (San Diego, CA), Moon; Hee Koo (San Diego, CA)
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Inventors: Zhang; Xiaoyong (San Jose, CA), Kanamori; Takashi (San Jose, CA)
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Inventors: Zhang; Yixian (Piscataway, NY), Qu; Zhengxing (Warren, NY)
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Inventors: Zhang; Youhe (Tomball, TX), Shen; Yuelin (Houston, TX), Keshavan; Madapusi K. (The Woodlands, TX), Azar; Michael G. (The Woodlands, TX)
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Inventors: Zhang; Zongchao (Norwood, NJ), Sun; Xiaolei (Yonkers, NY)
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Inventors: Zheng; Tieyu (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Stacked land grid array package
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Inventors: Zheng; Yuankai (Bloomington, MN), Dimitrov; Dimitar V. (Edina, MN)
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Owner: iConfiDent
Serial Number: 77251276

Owner: IDEASCALE
Serial Number: 77417369

Owner: IGT
Serial Number: 77259480

Owner: IHS GLOBAL LIMITED
Serial Number: 78853845

Owner: Imanagement Group
Serial Number: 77409266

Owner: Imperial Supplies LLC
Serial Number: 77269246

Owner: India's Finest, Ltd.
Serial Number: 77444544

Owner: India's Finest, Ltd.
Serial Number: 77444555

Owner: Indianapolis Scale Company
Serial Number: 77427922

Owner: Indianapolis Scale Company
Serial Number: 77427925

Owner: Industrial Wiper & Supply, Inc.
Serial Number: 77413956

Owner: Industrial Wiper & Supply, Inc.
Serial Number: 77413977

Owner: INFOGIX, INC.
Serial Number: 77362238

Owner: InfoPower Corporation
Serial Number: 77010159

Owner: Initial Call, Inc.
Serial Number: 77268604

Owner: INMUSIC BRANDS, INC.
Serial Number: 77417364

Owner: Inner Children, LLC
Serial Number: 77026368

Owner: Innovative Analysis, Inc.
Serial Number: 77207183

Owner: Innovative Insurance Specialists LLC
Serial Number: 77250705

Owner: INNOVENT SOLUTIONS, INC.
Serial Number: 77290917

Owner: INSCAPE CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78838833

Owner: INSPECTIONXPERT CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77417464

Owner: INSPIRED ELEARNING, LLC
Serial Number: 77426133

Owner: Integrated Media Management
Serial Number: 78614900

Owner: Integromics, S.L.
Serial Number: 77380271

Owner: Integromics, S.L.
Serial Number: 77380734

Owner: International Business Machines Corp
Serial Number: 77018484

Owner: International Crisis Group
Serial Number: 77228464

Owner: INTERNATIONAL DIRECT GROUP INC
Serial Number: 77293917

Owner: Invicta Watch Company of America, Inc.
Serial Number: 77054475

Owner: IRA GREEN, INC.
Serial Number: 77325452

Owner: IREDALE COSMETICS, INC.
Serial Number: 78859996

Owner: IRISH MONKEY CELLARS, LLC
Serial Number: 77428478

Owner: Isaac Gindi
Serial Number: 77408519

Owner: Ivoclar Vivadent, Inc.
Serial Number: 77090171

Owner: J & M Business Solutions, LLC
Serial Number: 78914207

Owner: J. Weston Walch, Publisher
Serial Number: 77324986

Owner: J.J.B. Hilliard, W.L. Lyons, LLC
Serial Number: 77410880

Owner: Jack Daniel's Properties, Inc.
Serial Number: 77091421

Owner: Jack Weinstein
Serial Number: 77257105

Owner: JACOBY/STORM PRODUCTIONS, INC.
Serial Number: 73706959

Owner: Jade Eastern Trading, Inc.
Serial Number: 77427422

Owner: JAFER ENTERPRISES R&D, SLU
Serial Number: 78279622

Owner: JAJ, LLC
Serial Number: 77423461

Owner: JAM INDUSTRIES USA, LLC
Serial Number: 77399359

Owner: Janome Sewing Machine Co., Ltd.
Serial Number: 77290517

Owner: Janus International Holding LLC
Serial Number: 77306541

Owner: Janus International Holding LLC
Serial Number: 77342781

Owner: JCM AMERICAN CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77215081

Owner: Jensen Promotional Items, Inc.
Serial Number: 77078991

Owner: Jexbo, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77203937

Owner: JID SOFTWARE PARTNERS, LLC
Serial Number: 78901839

Owner: Joan Calabrese
Serial Number: 77424967

Owner: John Middleton Co.
Serial Number: 77416251

Owner: John T. Nothnagle, Inc.
Serial Number: 77419838

Owner: JOHNNY ACES PRODUCTIONS, LLC
Serial Number: 77347568

Owner: Jonathan Goodman-Herrick
Serial Number: 77390875

Owner: Jones III, Quincy D.
Serial Number: 77304754

Owner: Jones Kimber
Serial Number: 77415417

Owner: Juran Institute, Inc.
Serial Number: 77367202

Owner: K NOVINGER JEWELRY DESIGN, LLC
Serial Number: 78797536

Owner: KAHALA FRANCHISING, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 77457552

Owner: Kamp Equipped, LLC
Serial Number: 77327624

Owner: KANTER INTERNATIONAL, LLC
Serial Number: 78764709

Owner: Kelly-Miller Bros. Circus, LTD.
Serial Number: 77400823

Owner: KELSEN GROUP A/S
Serial Number: 78826545

Owner: Kerill, Harry J.
Serial Number: 77328282

Owner: KEYSIGHT TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Serial Number: 77123806

Owner: KidSync, LLC
Serial Number: 77411770

Owner: KISS NAIL PRODUCTS, INC.
Serial Number: 77183868

Owner: Klein, DeNatale, Goldner, Cooper, Rosenlieb & Kimball, LLP
Serial Number: 77270007

Owner: KMS Communications, LLC
Serial Number: 77291892

Owner: Kohler Co.
Serial Number: 77097446

Owner: Kohler Co.
Serial Number: 77124234

Owner: Kohler Co.
Serial Number: 77136762

Owner: Koken, George Scott
Serial Number: 77416914

Owner: Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
Serial Number: 77237651

Owner: Kozel , Linda
Serial Number: 77405586

Owner: KUIL LTD
Serial Number: 76683787

Owner: Kunim Park
Serial Number: 77412484

Owner: KYMCO COMPANY LIMITED
Serial Number: 75211026

Owner: La-Co Industries, Inc.
Serial Number: 77412459

Owner: La-Co Industries, Inc.
Serial Number: 77412476

Owner: Lab Express Inc.
Serial Number: 77424263

Owner: Laetus GmbH
Serial Number: 77132752

Owner: Lagina, Martin G.
Serial Number: 78736376

Owner: Landies Candies Co., Inc.
Serial Number: 77229300

Owner: Larson/Glastron Boats, Inc.
Serial Number: 78966869

Owner: LAS VEGAS SANDS CORP.
Serial Number: 78783201

Owner: LAT Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77263620

Owner: LAUDERDALE, JIM
Serial Number: 77428237

Owner: LAUDERDALE, JIM
Serial Number: 77428241

Owner: Lawrence D. Simmons
Serial Number: 77175599

Owner: LEACHCO, INC.
Serial Number: 78811639

Owner: Leachco, Inc.
Serial Number: 77431000

Owner: Legal Assassinz Entertainment
Serial Number: 77418148

Owner: Leirum Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 76684350

Owner: Lemmon, Kathryn M.
Serial Number: 77408603

Owner: Lennart Nilsson Photography AB
Serial Number: 78717340

Owner: Levitts Distribution CC
Serial Number: 76642030

Owner: LF, LLC
Serial Number: 77413986

Owner: LH Ventures, LLC
Serial Number: 77420396

Owner: Liberty Hardware Mfg. Corp.
Serial Number: 75115256

Owner: LIBERTY MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY
Serial Number: 77318860

Owner: Liberty Research Co.
Serial Number: 78576309

Owner: Little Black Dog Productions
Serial Number: 78854367

Owner: LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT, INC.
Serial Number: 77326384

Owner: Lochim Merchant Limited Partnership
Serial Number: 76543933

Owner: Lord Willy's LLC
Serial Number: 78830021

Owner: Lotto Sport Italia S.p.A.
Serial Number: 77328352

Owner: LTD Commodities, LLC
Serial Number: 77400044

Owner: LTP SPORTS GROUP INC.
Serial Number: 78831392

Owner: LVGV, LLC
Serial Number: 77472401

Owner: Lyons, Joseph
Serial Number: 77379421

Owner: Lyotropic Therapeutics, Inc.
Serial Number: 78792842

Owner: MACLEAN, JAMES R.
Serial Number: 73652908

Owner: Mad*Pow Media Solutions
Serial Number: 77419113

Owner: Madonna Physicians Services P.C.
Serial Number: 77328497

Owner: Maine Center For Creativity
Serial Number: 77413617

Owner: Maisano, Gina
Serial Number: 77006417

Owner: MARCH OF DIMES INC.
Serial Number: 77489657

Owner: MARCHON EYEWEAR, INC.
Serial Number: 77204525

Owner: Mariani Packing Co., Inc.
Serial Number: 78594262

Owner: Mark Banschick
Serial Number: 77424440

Owner: Mark D. Sutherland
Serial Number: 77413074

Owner: Mark Minnella, Inc.
Serial Number: 77019480

Owner: MARKET RESEARCH PLUS LLC
Serial Number: 77413293

Owner: Market Share, Inc
Serial Number: 78917903

Owner: MARKWINS BEAUTY BRANDS, INC
Serial Number: 77182489

Owner: Mary Lee LaBay, Inc.
Serial Number: 76674636

Owner: Mass Field Corporation
Serial Number: 78870440

Owner: Masterchem Industries LLC
Serial Number: 77415046

Owner: Masterfile Corporation
Serial Number: 78861534

Owner: MATH INQUIRIES PROJECT
Serial Number: 77015989

Owner: MATHEMATICS AND PROBLEM SOLVING LLC
Serial Number: 77324970

Owner: Matony Productions
Serial Number: 77047141

Owner: MATTEL, INC.
Serial Number: 78974348

Owner: MATTEL, INC.
Serial Number: 78733215

Owner: Maupin, Grant W.
Serial Number: 77359625

Owner: Mavala S.A.
Serial Number: 75283398

Owner: MaxiTile, Inc.
Serial Number: 77269597

Owner: Mayala Corp.
Serial Number: 77137727

Owner: Mayan Pigments, Inc.
Serial Number: 77038945

Owner: MBSi Capital Corp., Inc.
Serial Number: 77412104

Owner: McCoy Investments, Inc.
Serial Number: 77181576

Owner: McGregor and McAllan
Serial Number: 77050431

Owner: MCMILLAN GROUP INTERNATIONAL LLC
Serial Number: 77410838

Owner: MeadWestvaco Corporation
Serial Number: 77457828

Owner: MEDBIZONICS, LLC
Serial Number: 77275653

Owner: Medis Medical Imaging Systems B.V.
Serial Number: 77336455

Owner: MELCO HOLDINGS INC.
Serial Number: 76153638

Owner: MELNGAILIS, SARMA, MS.
Serial Number: 78564659

Owner: MERCER (US), INC.
Serial Number: 77007324

Owner: MetroChatter, Inc.
Serial Number: 78152938

Owner: MG International (MGI)
Serial Number: 78717291

Owner: MH SUB I, LLC
Serial Number: 77343671

Owner: MIAMI TRIBE OF OKLAHOMA BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
Serial Number: 77404423

Owner: Mid America Motorworks, Inc.
Serial Number: 77124878

Owner: MIDWEST RECYCLED & COATED CONTAINERBOARD MILL, LLC
Serial Number: 77417404

Owner: MIKKEN ENTERPRISES WORLDWIDE, LLC
Serial Number: 77031558

Owner: Milouisét Interiors, LLC
Serial Number: 77417651

Owner: MIRABAI PRODUCTS INC.
Serial Number: 77184789

Owner: MobileSphere, Ltd.
Serial Number: 77420367

Owner: MOHAMMED, NIRANJAN
Serial Number: 77248571

Owner: Momentive Performance Materials Inc.
Serial Number: 78727681

Owner: Moneygram International, Inc.
Serial Number: 77340868

Owner: Monrovia Nursery Company
Serial Number: 77386773

Owner: MONSANTO TECHNOLOGY LLC
Serial Number: 77308151

Owner: MONTGOMERY WARD, INC.
Serial Number: 78766769

Owner: Monty's Plant Food Co., Inc.
Serial Number: 77412065

Owner: Morgan Whitney, INC
Serial Number: 77302385

Owner: Moser, Thomas
Serial Number: 77289518

Owner: MOSLEY WELL SERVICE, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 75335353

Owner: Motivation Excellence, Inc.
Serial Number: 77419057

Owner: Moulinas, LLC
Serial Number: 77417760

Owner: MOUNTAIN SPORTS LLC
Serial Number: 78882535

Owner: MoveMyMom, LLC
Serial Number: 77424122

Owner: MT Business Technologies, Inc.
Serial Number: 77308972

Owner: Muxagat Vinhos LDA
Serial Number: 77414172

Owner: Nadean Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77975893

Owner: Nannies International, Inc.
Serial Number: 77089069

Owner: National Federation of Independent Business
Serial Number: 76679717

Owner: National Geographic Society
Serial Number: 78380301

Owner: National Library of Medicine
Serial Number: 77132557

Owner: National Shooting Sports Foundation, Inc.
Serial Number: 77375605

Owner: NavAcc, LLC
Serial Number: 77321427

Owner: NBA Properties, Inc.
Serial Number: 78662182

Owner: NBTV, Inc.
Serial Number: 77036908

Owner: NEILL TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Serial Number: 76687975

Owner: Nelson, Gunnar
Serial Number: 76687400

Owner: NEOTEK CORPORATION, INC.
Serial Number: 77199664

Owner: New Pendulum Corp.
Serial Number: 77424076

Owner: NEW VISTA CORPORATION
Serial Number: 76667736

Owner: Nextpoint LLC
Serial Number: 77388522

Owner: NIHC, INC.
Serial Number: 78443932

Owner: Nintendo of America Inc.
Serial Number: 78980573

Owner: Nisshin Seifun Group Inc.
Serial Number: 77063488

Owner: Norpac Foods, Inc.
Serial Number: 77419913

Owner: Norpac Foods, Inc.
Serial Number: 77419924

Owner: NORTH SHORE ANIMAL LEAGUE AMERICA, INC.
Serial Number: 78376736

Owner: Northeast Florida Multiple Listing Service, Inc.
Serial Number: 78950428

Owner: NOVA WILDCAT SHUR-LINE, LLC
Serial Number: 77343281

Owner: Nutrabolics, Inc.
Serial Number: 77357355

Owner: NUTRIQUEST, LLC.
Serial Number: 77306560

Owner: NUTRIQUEST, LLC.
Serial Number: 77306579

Owner: NXP, B.V.
Serial Number: 76532068

Owner: NYC CIGAR CORP.
Serial Number: 76676395

Owner: O'DONOVAN & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Serial Number: 77409460

Owner: O'DONOVAN & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Serial Number: 77409626

Owner: OA Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 77420983

Owner: ODM Technologies, Inc.
Serial Number: 77230104

Owner: Office Furniture Rental Alliance LLC
Serial Number: 78910629

Owner: OHIO PURE FOODS, INC.
Serial Number: 77459391

Owner: Olin Corporation
Serial Number: 78501223

Owner: ONEPATH SYSTEMS, LLC
Serial Number: 77392928

Owner: ONEPATH SYSTEMS, LLC
Serial Number: 77392931

Owner: Openfind Information Technology Co., Ltd.
Serial Number: 77331081

Owner: Openfind Information Technology Co., Ltd.
Serial Number: 77331085

Owner: ORACLE INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77426298

Owner: ORE-MEDIX LLC
Serial Number: 77048283

Owner: OrthoHelix Surgical Designs, Inc.
Serial Number: 78716765

Owner: Orthosynetics, Inc.
Serial Number: 77422339

Owner: OSSID LLC
Serial Number: 78867805

Owner: OTG EXPERIENCE, LLC
Serial Number: 77395508

Owner: Owen Greenings & Mumford Limited
Serial Number: 77120637

Owner: P.S. Pibbs, Inc.
Serial Number: 76604725

Owner: PACIFIC COAST BUILDING PRODUCTS, INC.
Serial Number: 77405086

Owner: PALACE INN FRANCHISING, LLC
Serial Number: 77388352

Owner: PARADIGM PRESS, LLC
Serial Number: 75364874

Owner: Paralyzed Veterans of America
Serial Number: 78164860

Owner: PARKER PRODUCTS, LLC
Serial Number: 77242112

Owner: Parteaz
Serial Number: 77411122

Owner: Pathagility, LLC
Serial Number: 77975804

Owner: PAZZLES, INC.
Serial Number: 77361897

Owner: Pebble Beach Company
Serial Number: 77369761

Owner: PEM Enterprises LLC
Serial Number: 78691122

Owner: Pensacola Christian College, Inc.
Serial Number: 77324643

Owner: PEOPLE TO PEOPLE INTERNATIONAL
Serial Number: 77125996

Owner: PERDUE FOODS LLC
Serial Number: 77310189

Owner: PERFORMANCE FOOD GROUP, INC.
Serial Number: 77518087

Owner: PERKINS PAPER, LLC
Serial Number: 77440637

Owner: PET ANGEL WORLD SERVICES, LLC
Serial Number: 77362446

Owner: Pet Resorts, Inc.
Serial Number: 78788534

Owner: PET STUFF MISSOURI, LLC
Serial Number: 78915656

Owner: Pet Ventures, Inc.
Serial Number: 77418025

Owner: Petras, Mary F.
Serial Number: 77332233

Owner: Pharmagel International, Inc.
Serial Number: 77467216

Owner: Pharmagel International, Inc.
Serial Number: 77468026

Owner: Pheasants Forever, Inc.
Serial Number: 77415081

Owner: PHUNWARE, INC.
Serial Number: 77187477

Owner: Pick Up Photos, LLC
Serial Number: 77421455

Owner: Pinnacle Insurance Partners
Serial Number: 77387490

Owner: Pixelworks, Inc.
Serial Number: 78416407

Owner: Pixelworks, Inc.
Serial Number: 78501751

Owner: Pixelworks, Inc.
Serial Number: 78417662

Owner: PKD FOUNDATION
Serial Number: 77366545

Owner: Poggenpohl Möbelwerke GmbH
Serial Number: 78549706

Owner: Precept Brands LLC
Serial Number: 77280674

Owner: Precious Offerings Mineral Exchange, Inc.
Serial Number: 78645826

Owner: Premier Healthcare Professionals Inc
Serial Number: 77425480

Owner: PRESONUS AUDIO ELECTRONICS, INC.
Serial Number: 77417537

Owner: Preston J. Branaugh, P.C.
Serial Number: 77413908

Owner: PROCARE SOFTWARE, LLC
Serial Number: 77404288

Owner: Profera, Inc.
Serial Number: 77424804

Owner: Prospect Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77386972

Owner: PSB Shoe Group LLC
Serial Number: 78825066

Owner: PTC INC.
Serial Number: 76679350

Owner: PUR CASHMERE, LLC
Serial Number: 77425339

Owner: PURA VIDA CREATE GOOD, INC.
Serial Number: 77414117

Owner: Pura Vida Create Good, Inc.
Serial Number: 77414125

Owner: PURCH GROUP, LLC
Serial Number: 77341375

Owner: Purnama, A. Laurentius
Serial Number: 78859965

Owner: Purvis, Thomas C.
Serial Number: 77316479

Owner: QSI MANAGEMENT, LLC
Serial Number: 77158512

Owner: RASGON, MAURICE, MR.
Serial Number: 78980522

Owner: Ratcliff, Steven R.
Serial Number: 78923060

Owner: RAYNALDO GARZA
Serial Number: 77301264

Owner: RAYNALDO GARZA
Serial Number: 77252826

Owner: RAYNALDO GARZA
Serial Number: 77264442

Owner: Real Natural Remedies, LLC
Serial Number: 76687647

Owner: Recordables, Inc.
Serial Number: 77427546

Owner: Redrock Software Corp.
Serial Number: 77282099

Owner: Redrock Software Corp.
Serial Number: 77282103

Owner: Redrock Software Corp.
Serial Number: 77283283

Owner: Reitmans (Canada) Limited
Serial Number: 78172093

Owner: RELIABRAND, INC.,
Serial Number: 78980496

Owner: REYNOLDS BRANDS INC.
Serial Number: 77433378

Owner: REZNOR LLC
Serial Number: 77273938

Owner: Rich Products Corporation
Serial Number: 77417280

Owner: Rich Products Corporation
Serial Number: 77417299

Owner: RIDE-N-IT, INC.
Serial Number: 77419612

Owner: RIDE-N-IT, INC.
Serial Number: 77439860

Owner: Riiber, Mathis
Serial Number: 77099254

Owner: Rimmon, Adina
Serial Number: 77410709

Owner: ROBERT J. LYNCH
Serial Number: 77427715

Owner: Robertson, Marion G.
Serial Number: 78911490

Owner: Rodenstock GmbH
Serial Number: 77419048

Owner: Ronald Bryant
Serial Number: 77356058

Owner: Rosenau Beck, Inc.
Serial Number: 77975809

Owner: ROSETTA STONE LTD.
Serial Number: 78840388

Owner: ROYAL WINE CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77415459

Owner: RPB Pharmacy, Inc.
Serial Number: 77365242

Owner: Rush Sport Medical, Inc.
Serial Number: 78467267

Owner: RYTEC CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77322568

Owner: S-SUN ENTERPRISE CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 77372527

Owner: Saber, David
Serial Number: 77324052

Owner: SAFEWAY INC.
Serial Number: 76682753

Owner: Sahagun, Ruben
Serial Number: 77416645

Owner: Same Day Success, LLC
Serial Number: 78261946

Owner: Sandvik Intellectual Property AB
Serial Number: 77448868

Owner: SARA LEE FOODS, LLC
Serial Number: 78626276

Owner: Sasaki, Yutaka
Serial Number: 77183238

Owner: SAZERAC BRANDS, LLC
Serial Number: 77427283

Owner: Schreiner, Vicki
Serial Number: 77033918

Owner: SCIMATICS, INC.
Serial Number: 77273761

Owner: Seventh Point
Serial Number: 77403618

Owner: SFI IP HOLDCO, LLC
Serial Number: 77164000

Owner: Sgrott. Cristiane A.
Serial Number: 77404676

Owner: SHANDONG JOYOUNG HOUSEHOLD ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES CO., LTD.
Serial Number: 77224333

Owner: SHARON JEFFUS
Serial Number: 77393902

Owner: Sharp BancSystems
Serial Number: 78642608

Owner: SHEARER'S FOODS, LLC
Serial Number: 77424269

Owner: SHEMEDIA, LLC
Serial Number: 77415568

Owner: SHEMEDIA, LLC
Serial Number: 77415573

Owner: Showtime Networks Inc.
Serial Number: 77126514

Owner: SINGULEX, INC.
Serial Number: 76530310

Owner: Sixth Avenue Outfitters
Serial Number: 77975926

Owner: SLEEP ONE, INC.
Serial Number: 77307231

Owner: SmartTalent LLC
Serial Number: 77065743

Owner: Smith, Christopher
Serial Number: 77347944

Owner: Smith, Richard S.
Serial Number: 77423262

Owner: Smooth Productions, Inc.
Serial Number: 77423067

Owner: Softlife Projects Limited
Serial Number: 77424091

Owner: SOLARWINDS WORLDWIDE, LLC
Serial Number: 77183556

Owner: Sonne Partners, LLC
Serial Number: 77417308

Owner: SPECTRA7 MICROSYSTEMS CORP.
Serial Number: 77017034

Owner: Spectrum Science Communications, Inc.
Serial Number: 77381345

Owner: Speed Channel, Inc.
Serial Number: 77341729

Owner: Spiral Silutions Ltd
Serial Number: 77206795

Owner: Sports Imaging of Utah, Inc.
Serial Number: 77203210

Owner: Spot On Square
Serial Number: 77414595

Owner: SQUARE ENIX LIMITED
Serial Number: 78923335

Owner: Standard Microsystems Corporation
Serial Number: 77217810

Owner: STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Serial Number: 75976927

Owner: State Street Corporation
Serial Number: 78815413

Owner: Steigers Corporation
Serial Number: 76678630

Owner: Stellar Interactive Solutions, Inc.
Serial Number: 78577494

Owner: Stephen J. Sanders, Inc.
Serial Number: 76687981

Owner: Steven W. Baughman
Serial Number: 77039522

Owner: Stevies, Inc
Serial Number: 77420703

Owner: Stratatech Corporation
Serial Number: 77303394

Owner: Strategic Sports Limited
Serial Number: 78959564

Owner: Sunshine Pet Treats, Inc.
Serial Number: 77411709

Owner: Sunstar Suisse S.A.
Serial Number: 78705905

Owner: SUPERVALU INC.
Serial Number: 77304875

Owner: SUPERVALU INC.
Serial Number: 77349073

Owner: SUPERVALU INC.
Serial Number: 77388920

Owner: SUPPORT FOR FAMILY, LLC
Serial Number: 77412968

Owner: SUPPORT FOR FAMILY, LLC
Serial Number: 77414192

Owner: SWIMC LLC
Serial Number: 75175367

Owner: Swing Cat Enterprises, LLC
Serial Number: 77380932

Owner: SWISHER INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 77417496

Owner: SYABAS TECHNOLOGY SDN. BHD.
Serial Number: 77418297

Owner: SYNOCHIP CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77416737

Owner: T-MOBILE USA, INC.
Serial Number: 77211810

Owner: TABACOS DE EXPORTACION (TABADEX), INC.
Serial Number: 78451205

Owner: Taggart Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77416242

Owner: Taqueria Los Ocampo, Inc.
Serial Number: 77319723

Owner: TAYLOR MADE GOLF COMPANY, INC.
Serial Number: 77366839

Owner: TCGO HOLDINGS, INC.
Serial Number: 77002262

Owner: Teknicote, Inc.
Serial Number: 77420061

Owner: TELCO SYSTEMS INC.
Serial Number: 77173953

Owner: Telephone Technologies Inc.
Serial Number: 77304819

Owner: TERRAVIA HOLDINGS, INC.
Serial Number: 77244734

Owner: TerryTours.com, LLC
Serial Number: 77416289

Owner: Texas Migrant Council, Inc.
Serial Number: 77281484

Owner: TFORCE HOLDINGS INC.
Serial Number: 77212341

Owner: The Big Ten Conference, Inc.
Serial Number: 78971650

Owner: THE COLLEGE FOR FINANCIAL PLANNING INSTITUTES CORPORATION
Serial Number: 77281520

Owner: THE DELANEY HARDWARE CO.
Serial Number: 77265335

Owner: The Go Plate, LLC
Serial Number: 77417253

Owner: The Grapplers Company, Inc.
Serial Number: 77125890

Owner: The House On F Street, LLC
Serial Number: 77143066

Owner: THE KNOT WORLDWIDE INC.
Serial Number: 77461493

Owner: The Lovepaw Company
Serial Number: 77415029

Owner: The Mini-Time Machine, Inc.
Serial Number: 77425686

Owner: THE PACIFIC INSTITUTE, LLC
Serial Number: 77039854

Owner: The Weight Management Program of San Francisco, Inc.
Serial Number: 77389257

Owner: THE WELLA CORP.
Serial Number: 77267624

Owner: THOMAS, DAVID C.
Serial Number: 77026156

Owner: Thompson Creek Window Company
Serial Number: 77417244

Owner: Thompson Creek Window Company
Serial Number: 77417262

Owner: Throwdown Industries, Inc.
Serial Number: 77373048

Owner: TI GOTHAM INC.
Serial Number: 77294265

Owner: TI GOTHAM INC.
Serial Number: 77274468

Owner: Ticketfeeder, LLC
Serial Number: 77412913

Owner: TITAN FOOTWEAR, LLC
Serial Number: 77020603

Owner: Tomasello, Vincent N.
Serial Number: 77184797

Owner: Too Soon Media Inc.
Serial Number: 77404541

Owner: Top Tier Consulting
Serial Number: 77408377

Owner: Topco Associates, LLC
Serial Number: 78889212

Owner: TOY GUN FILMS, INC.
Serial Number: 77168738

Owner: Trainco Inc.
Serial Number: 77416864

Owner: TRAM DATA, LLC
Serial Number: 77423734

Owner: Travel Caddy, Inc.
Serial Number: 77423860

Owner: Triolite, Inc.
Serial Number: 77293772

Owner: Tristar Products, Inc.
Serial Number: 78956545

Owner: Troegs Brewing Company
Serial Number: 77259653

Owner: TROPICAL FOREST FOUNDATION
Serial Number: 76680560

Owner: TRU FRAGRANCE & BEAUTY LLC
Serial Number: 77201518

Owner: True Awakenings, LLC
Serial Number: 77388829

Owner: True Value Company
Serial Number: 78827034

Owner: TUPPERWARE PRODUCTS S.A.
Serial Number: 78378267

Owner: TURNING POINT PROPELLERS, INC.
Serial Number: 76676954

Owner: TXT Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77420569

Owner: TXT Enterprises, Inc.
Serial Number: 77462598

Owner: U.S. POLYMERS, INC.
Serial Number: 78968207

Owner: UNCLE MATT'S ORGANIC, INC.
Serial Number: 77024575

Owner: Underground Sound, LLC
Serial Number: 77403968

Owner: Underground Sound, LLC
Serial Number: 77403977

Owner: Underground Sound, LLC
Serial Number: 77403981

Owner: Underground Sound, LLC
Serial Number: 77403986

Owner: United States Gypsum Company
Serial Number: 77420964

Owner: United States Gypsum Company
Serial Number: 77261785

Owner: United States Tennis Association Incorporated
Serial Number: 77375744

Owner: Universal Construction Company, Inc.
Serial Number: 77271354

Owner: University of North Alabama Board of Trustees on behalf of the University of North Alabama
Serial Number: 75183718

Owner: UNWIRED BROADBAND, INC.
Serial Number: 77418168

Owner: UPRIGHT, INC.
Serial Number: 78887744

Owner: VAN ESSEN INSTRUMENTS B.V.
Serial Number: 77311802

Owner: Van Voast, David M.
Serial Number: 76670065

Owner: Vegas.com, LLC
Serial Number: 77288590

Owner: Vegas.com, LLC
Serial Number: 77288602

Owner: VERTEX GROUP, LLC
Serial Number: 77349218

Owner: VIA QUADRONNO LLC
Serial Number: 77421096

Owner: VIANCE, LLC
Serial Number: 78852437

Owner: Vickers, Timothy E.
Serial Number: 77415991

Owner: Victor, Melissa
Serial Number: 77425332

Owner: VINTAGE WINE ESTATES, INC.
Serial Number: 77388602

Owner: Vision Care Solutions, Inc.
Serial Number: 77421346

Owner: VITAL APPAREL GROUP, LLC
Serial Number: 78493099

Owner: Vividsites, LLC
Serial Number: 77301955

Owner: Vividsites, LLC
Serial Number: 77301960

Owner: Volt Delta Resources, LLC
Serial Number: 77412974

Owner: VOLVO TRUCK CORPORATION
Serial Number: 75264274

Owner: VP Racing Fuels, Inc.
Serial Number: 78970382

Owner: W.F. Young, Incorporated
Serial Number: 77331487

Owner: WAGNER, PAUL S
Serial Number: 76659681

Owner: Wakefern Food Corp.
Serial Number: 77206992

Owner: Walgreen Co.
Serial Number: 76684897

Owner: Walkers, Inc.
Serial Number: 77413763

Owner: Walsh, Todd, W.
Serial Number: 78840557

Owner: Warehouse Service Group Limited Liability Company
Serial Number: 77317697

Owner: Washington Wine Commission
Serial Number: 77391671

Owner: WebMetro
Serial Number: 77204453

Owner: Wellgate Corporation
Serial Number: 77152382

Owner: WELLPET LLC
Serial Number: 77343142

Owner: WELLPET LLC
Serial Number: 77343143

Owner: Wells Fargo & Company
Serial Number: 78890484

Owner: WEYERHAEUSER INTERNATIONAL INC.
Serial Number: 75834270

Owner: Whelan, Kevin M.
Serial Number: 77384091

Owner: White, Gisele L.
Serial Number: 77035481

Owner: WILLIAMS, MICHAEL R.
Serial Number: 77418284

Owner: WILLOWAY NURSERIES, INC.
Serial Number: 77228146

Owner: Wilzig, Ivan
Serial Number: 76550857

Owner: Winchester Capital Partners, LLC
Serial Number: 76686569

Owner: WINSIGHT, LLC
Serial Number: 77295795

Owner: Wintec Industries, Inc.
Serial Number: 77099755

Owner: WISSEL, DOMENICK C
Serial Number: 77418919

Owner: Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company
Serial Number: 77101538

Owner: WOLTERS KLUWER ELM SOLUTIONS, INC.
Serial Number: 77415343

Owner: Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.
Serial Number: 77191320

Owner: Woodhouse Commodities Inc.
Serial Number: 76658855

Owner: World Corrosion Organization, Incorporated
Serial Number: 77152363

Owner: World Marketing, Inc.
Serial Number: 77298412

Owner: WYETH LLC
Serial Number: 77242010

Owner: Wynn Resorts Holdings, LLC
Serial Number: 76597825

Owner: YANKEE DEVELOPMENT CORP.
Serial Number: 78855369

Owner: Ying Che
Serial Number: 77357440

Owner: YMCA of Central Maryland, Inc.
Serial Number: 77414049

Owner: YOGITOES LLC
Serial Number: 77394719

Owner: YOGITOES LLC
Serial Number: 77394727

Owner: Yomega Corp.
Serial Number: 77411375

Owner: Z Spoke, LLC
Serial Number: 77259899

Owner: Z Spoke, LLC
Serial Number: 77262452

Owner: ZERO TO THREE: NATIONAL CENTER FOR INFANTS, TODDLERS AND FAMILIES
Serial Number: 77356953

Owner: ZINO Society LLC
Serial Number: 77355088

Owner: Zolopa, Andrew
Serial Number: 78780978

Owner: Zoom Information Inc.
Serial Number: 76687916

Owner: Zrii, LLC
Serial Number: 77416071