Sunday, September 02 2018


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: lvarez-Troncoso; Ignacio (Valls-Tarragona, ES), Pinas; Joan Fontanilles (Valls-Tarragona, ES), Guasch; Jordi Mestre (Valls-Tarragona, ES)
Title: Vehicle energy management system using prognostics
Patent Number: 7,076,350

Inventors: Aasheim; Jered (Bellevue, WA), Yang; Yongqi (Bellevue, WA), Kalkman; John (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Transactional file system for flash memory
Patent Number: 7,076,599

Inventors: Abbott; Kenneth H. (Kirkland, WA), Freedman; Joshua M. (Mercer Island, WA), Newell; Dan (Medina, WA), Robarts; James O. (Redmond, WA), Apacible; Johnson (Redmond, WA)
Title: Thematic response to a computer user's context, such as by a wearable personal computer
Patent Number: 7,076,737

Inventors: Abe; Kosuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Hybrid gas-insulated switchgear
Patent Number: 7,075,778

Inventors: Abe; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Range finder and method
Patent Number: 7,075,625

Inventors: Abels; Norbert (66424 Homburg, DE), Backes; Claus-H (66113 Saarbrucken, DE)
Title: Self-ligating orthodontic brackets comprising a fiber-reinforced polymeric material
Patent Number: 7,063,529

Inventors: Abramson; Alan J. (Mobile, AL), Desikan; Anantha (Ossining, NY), Zhang; Shuguang (New Rochelle, NY), Zhang; Zongchao (Norwood, NJ), Liang; James (White Plains, NY)
Title: Alkylation of triphenylphosphate
Patent Number: 7,074,737

Inventors: Acres; John F. (Corvallis, OR), Ginsburg; Alec (Corvallis, OR), Wiebenson; David (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for operating multiple games on a network of gaming devices
Patent Number: 7,749,077

Inventors: Adachi; Daisuke (Kyoto, JP), Sumida; Keisuke (Osaka, JP), Ashida; Hideki (Osaka, JP), Fujitani; Morio (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing plasma display panel
Patent Number: 7,074,101

Inventors: Adachi; Masaya (Hitachi, JP), Sugibayashi; Makiko (Hitachi, JP), Ohshima; Tetsuya (Mobara, JP), Kondo; Katsumi (Mito, JP), Sasaki; Hiroshi (Mito, JP)
Title: Display device and electrical appliance using the same
Patent Number: 7,742,137

Inventors: Adams; Christopher Scott (San Jose, CA), Beardsley; Scott Brian (Fremont, CA)
Title: Interconnect for electrically connecting a multichip module to a circuit substrate and processes for making and using same
Patent Number: 7,073,253

Inventors: Adams; Mark (Overland Park, KS)
Title: System and method for determining revenue-based age
Patent Number: 7,742,929

Inventors: Adel; Michael (Zichron Ya'akov, IL), Ghinovker; Mark (Migdal Haemek, IL), Mack; Chris A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and mark for metrology of phase errors on phase shift masks
Patent Number: 7,075,639

Inventors: Adjei; Akwete (Bridgewater, NJ), Cutie; Anthony J. (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Water stabilized medicinal aerosol formulation
Patent Number: 7,074,388

Inventors: Agarwal; Vikas (New Delhi, IN), Karnik; Neeran M. (New Delhi, IN), Kumar; Arun (New Delhi, IN)
Title: Apparatus, methods and computer programs for metering and accounting for services accessed over a network
Patent Number: 8,762,235

Inventors: Aggarwal; Charu C. (Mohegan Lake, NY), Yu; Philip Shi-Lung (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing data streams
Patent Number: 7,739,284

Inventors: Agrawala; Maneesh (San Francisco, CA), Stolte; Chris (Stanford, CA)
Title: System and method for abstracting and visualizing a route map
Patent Number: 7,076,409

Inventors: Aguera y Arcas; Blaise (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and method for exact rendering in a zooming user interface
Patent Number: 7,075,535

Inventors: Ahnsorge; Juergen (Neustadt am Ruebenberge, DE), Ban; Ivan (Hannover, DE), Rasche; Heinz-Helmer (Burgdorf, DE)
Title: Device for concentrating and stabilizing conjugated estrogens from mare urine
Patent Number: 7,074,325

Inventors: Aikawa; Makoto (Sagamihara, JP), Takami; Yutaka (Yokohama, JP), Fukushima; Shinichiro (Yokohama, JP), Moritani; Masumi (Yokohama, JP), Kazunori; Hashimoto (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Radio frequency identification (RFID) tag, portable terminal, and server for RFID tag
Patent Number: 7,737,824

Inventors: Aira; Tatsuo (Hirakata, JP), Takahashi; Shuhei (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Bearing device
Patent Number: 7,748,908

Inventors: Aitken; John M (South Burlington, VT), Cannon; Ethan H. (Essex Junction, VT), Oldiges; Philip J. (Lagrangeville, NY), Strong; Alvin W. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Heater for annealing trapped charge in a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,064,414

Inventors: Aiyama; Kenji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and system, image formation apparatus, and recording medium therefor
Patent Number: 7,075,666

Inventors: Akaike; Fumitoshi (Nisshin, JP), Nishimura; Seiya (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Head rests
Patent Number: 7,073,856

Inventors: Akamine; Hitoshi (Maebashi, JP), Ono; Seikou (Komoro, JP), Maruyama; Masashi (Komoro, JP)
Title: High frequency power amplification electric part and wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,064,612

Inventors: Akasaka; Youichi (Foster City, CA)
Title: Optical amplification in the 850 nm window
Patent Number: 7,742,224

Inventors: Akashi; Kazukiyo (Chiba, JP), Mizuno; Yoshio (Chiba, JP), Chaki; Atsushi (Chiba, JP), Hanashi; Ryo (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Toner residual amount detection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,065,306

Inventors: Akiba; Yoshitaka (Hitachinaka, JP), Fujisawa; Haruhisa (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Combustion type power tool having motor suspension arrangement
Patent Number: 7,073,468

Inventors: Akiba; Yoshitaka (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Driving tool
Patent Number: 7,748,586

Inventors: Akita; Koji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Horiguchi; Tomoya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ogura; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for modulating a bit string, modulator, radio transmitter, and radio receiver
Patent Number: 7,742,517

Inventors: Akiyama; Minoru (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Hideki (Chiba, JP), Ogawa; Akihito (Kanagawa, JP), Noda; Chosaku (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Defect information managing method, information recording and/or reproducing apparatus, and information reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,743,307

Inventors: Akiyama; Shigeru (Kawasaki, JP), Ogasawara; Yasuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Yanagisawa; Tatsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Ota; Kosuke (Kawasaki, JP), Kosokabe; Hitoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Processing apparatus, data migration method, and computer-readable recording medium having data migration program recorded thereon
Patent Number: 8,762,773

Inventors: Akiyama; Yoshio (Tochigi, JP), Koshio; Shuichi (Matsudo, JP), Yoneyama; Masashi (Matsudo, JP), Tokuda; Hiroaki (Koto-Ku, JP), Tanabe; Shoji (Koto-Ku, JP), Tomiyama; Shigeru (Koto-Ku, JP), Yoneyama; Shigeru (Koto-Ku, JP)
Title: Synthetic resin container with thin wall
Patent Number: 7,748,553

Inventors: Albers; Bradley J. (Dallas, TX), Esry; Thomas Craig (Orlando, FL), Kerr; Daniel Charles (Orlando, FL), Martin, Jr.; Edward Paul (Orlando, FL), Patterson; Oliver Desmond (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Test structure and method for yield improvement of double poly bipolar device
Patent Number: 7,074,628

Inventors: Albert; Roland (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Hydraulic motor vehicle gearbox control device with a plastic hydraulic distribution plate and conductors integrated therein
Patent Number: 7,073,410

Inventors: Alesi; Roland Paul (Winter Park, FL)
Title: Vapor and termite barrier and method for concrete slab construction
Patent Number: 7,062,888

Inventors: Alfred; Benjamin (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: Plunger
Patent Number: 7,062,800

Inventors: Ali; Asad S. (Troy, MI), Young; Oliver J. (Grosse Pointe Farms, MI)
Title: Vehicle seat assembly having a vehicle occupant sensing system and a seat cushion insert
Patent Number: 7,063,382

Inventors: Ali; Walid (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Varying sharpness based on motion in video sequences
Patent Number: 8,755,446

Inventors: Allam; Rodney J. (Chippenham, GB)
Title: Generating power from natural gas with carbon dioxide capture
Patent Number: 8,769,961

Inventors: Alldredge; Evette (Kearns, UT)
Title: Device for directed deliverance of free-flowing materials
Patent Number: 7,063,237

Inventors: Allen; Donald G. (Morgan Hill, CA), Baer; Amanda (Campbell, CA), Feldbaum; Michael (San Jose, CA), Hsiao; Wen-Chien David (San Jose, CA), Nikitin; Vladimir (Campbell, CA), Pentek; Aron (San Jose, CA), Pentek; Katalin (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of manufacturing a perpendicular magnetic recording write head with notched trailing shield
Patent Number: 7,748,103

Inventors: Alonso; Jeronimo (Epalinges, CH), Strasser; Georg (Kradolf, CH)
Title: Method for checking the quality of flat workpieces and device for carrying out said method
Patent Number: 7,073,444

Inventors: Alpern; Bowen L. (Peekskill, NY), Auerbach; Joshua S. (Ridgefield, CT), Bala; Vasanth (Rye, NY), Frauenhofer; Thomas V. (Stony Point, NY), George; Jobi (Somers, NY), Mummert; Todd W. (Danbury, CT), Pigott; Michael A. (Coram, NY)
Title: Simplifying the deployment and serviceability of commercial software environments
Patent Number: 8,762,965

Inventors: Althaus; Rolf (Herrliberg, CH)
Title: Method for operating a power plant and power plant
Patent Number: 8,769,953

Inventors: Altier; Daniel J. (Waukee, IA), Herrmann; Rafael (Wilmington, DE), Lu; Albert L. (Newark, DE), McCutchen; Billy F. (Clive, IA), Presnail; James K. (Avondale, PA), Weaver; Janine L. (Bear, DE), Wong; James F. H. (Johnston, IA)
Title: Fus6 family antimicrobial polypeptides and their uses
Patent Number: 7,064,183

Inventors: Altier; Daniel J. (Waukee, IA), Herrmann; Rafael (Wilmington, DE), Lu; Albert L. (Newark, DE), McCutchen; Billy F. (Clive, IA), Presnail; James K. (Avondale, PA), Weaver; Janine L. (Bear, DE), Wong; James F.H. (Johnston, IA)
Title: Mag1 antimicrobial polypeptides and their uses
Patent Number: 7,064,184

Inventors: Alvarez Hernandez; Maria (Madrid, ES)
Title: Use of olive oil in the preparation of a product for oral hygiene for eliminating or reducing bacterial plaque and/or bacteria in the mouth
Patent Number: 7,074,391

Inventors: Amano; Yuji (Takatsuki, JP), Nirasawa; Yoshio (Mukou, JP), Hamaguchi; Hideo (Takatsuki, JP)
Title: Capacitive load driving circuit and liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,064,945

Inventors: Ambrose; David H. (Monroe, CT)
Title: Switch node for connecting a keyboard video mouse to selected servers in a interconnected switch node network
Patent Number: 7,076,565

Inventors: Amemiya; Kanae (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Expendable part, expendable part installation structure, and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,073,898

Inventors: Amico; Mark S (Pittsford, NY), Zess; Martin F (Churchville, NY)
Title: Fuser arranged for reduced pressure member speed, and an image forming device including the same
Patent Number: 7,742,732

Inventors: Amin; Bhavik (Berlin, DE)
Title: Device for feeding one or more lines through an opening in a wall or a floor
Patent Number: 8,769,890

Inventors: Amin; Hitesh (Petaluma, CA), Foster; Philip Edward (Santa Rosa, CA), Bennett; Marc Alan (Petaluma, CA), Goody; Steven Harold (Santa Rosa, CA)
Title: Automatic testing of microprocessor bus integrity
Patent Number: 7,076,711

Inventors: Amit; Jonathan (Omer, IL), Koifman; Chaim (Rishon Lezion, IL)
Title: Data depulication using short term history
Patent Number: 8,762,352

Inventors: Ammermann; Eberhard (Heppenheim, DE), Stierl; Reinhard (Freinsheim, DE), Schofl; Ulrich (Bruhl, DE), Schelberger; Klaus (Gonnheim, DE), Scherer; Maria (Godramstein, DE), Henningsen; Michael (Frankenthal, DE), Gold; Randall Even (Obrigheim, DE)
Title: Fungicidal mixtures
Patent Number: 7,074,422

Inventors: An; Jae-Koog (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Refrigerator with ice making device
Patent Number: 7,748,230

Inventors: Anderson; Dale H. (Tucson, AZ), Doatmas; Philip M. (Phoenix, AZ), Groseclose, Jr.; Michael R. (Tucson, AZ), Jennas, II; Paul A. (Tucson, AZ), Juarez; Larry (Tucson, AZ), McCain; Brian S. (San Jose, CA), Montgomery; David (Tucson, AZ), Peipelman; Jason L. (Tucson, AZ), Rhoades; Joshua M. (Tucson, AZ), Sorenson; Todd C. (Tucson, AZ), Valverde; David V. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Optimization of data migration between storage mediums
Patent Number: 8,762,667

Inventors: Anderson; Daryl E. (Corvallis, OR), Hunter; Mark (Portland, OR), Linn; Scott A. (Corvallis, OR), Clark; Richard R. (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Disabling a nozzle
Patent Number: 7,748,815

Inventors: Anderson; Neal (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Convertible packaging
Patent Number: 7,748,528

Inventors: Anderson; Penelope (Newton, MA), Moler; Cleve (West Newbury, MA), Cheng; Sheung Hun (Boston, MA), Quillen; Patrick D. (Framingham, MA)
Title: Partitioning distributed arrays according to criterion and functions applied to the distributed arrays
Patent Number: 7,743,087

Inventors: Anderton; David Andrew (Hatton of Fintray, GB), Callaway; Christopher (Bridge of Don, GB), Mackenzie; Alan (Milltimber, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for expanding tubing downhole
Patent Number: 7,073,583

Inventors: Ando; Hideki (Kanagawa, JP), Ido; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP), Oya; Noboru (Kanagawa, JP), Shinkai; Mitsutoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method and program
Patent Number: 7,743,037

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Uyama; Kazuyuki (Kumagaya, JP), Kikuchi; Shinichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Digital video recording system and its recording medium
Patent Number: 7,076,153

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Watabe; Kazuo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information storage medium, information recording method, and information recording/reproduction apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,877

Inventors: Andrews; Daniel M. (New Providence, NJ), Munagala; Kameshwar V. (Stanford, CA), Stolyar; Aleksandr (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Scalable weight-based terabit switch scheduling method
Patent Number: 7,065,046

Inventors: Antel; Jochen (Bad Muender, DE), Eyting; Sabine (Muenster, DE), Gregory; Peter Colin (Hannover, DE), Waldeck; Harald (Isernhagen, DE), Wurl; Michael (Garbsen, DE), Wolff; Maike (Hannover, DE)
Title: Alkyl carbamate-substituted .beta.-lactones, process for their preparation, and pharmaceutical compositions containing them
Patent Number: 7,074,822

Inventors: Ao; Masahiro (Tochigi, JP), Furuichi; Shinji (Mohka, JP)
Title: Variable optical attenuator
Patent Number: 7,065,284

Inventors: Aota; Kinya (Kudamatsu, JP), Takenaka; Tsuyoshi (Yamaguchi-Ken, JP), Ishimaru; Yasuo (Kudamatsu, JP)
Title: Method of joining two members by friction stir welding
Patent Number: 7,073,701

Inventors: Aoyagi; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,762,750

Inventors: Aoyama; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,064,441

Inventors: Apel; Elke (Buchs, CH), Holand; Wolfram (Schaan, LI), Rheinberger; Volker (Vaduz, LI)
Title: Bioactive rhenanite glass ceramic
Patent Number: 7,074,730

Inventors: Appelman; Barry (Great Falls, VA)
Title: User definable on-line co-user lists
Patent Number: 8,762,855

Inventors: Aquino; Reggie V. (Oxford, MI), Nowak; Douglas R. (Romulus, MI), Wawrzyniak; Kim A. (Oxford, MI)
Title: Compliance device for trimming a workpiece
Patent Number: 7,073,423

Inventors: Arai; Koji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and control method therefor
Patent Number: 7,075,664

Inventors: Arai; Michio (Saitama-Ken, JP)
Title: Helmet
Patent Number: 7,748,059

Inventors: Aram; Farbod (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Frequency boosting circuit for high swing cascode biasing circuits
Patent Number: 7,075,361

Inventors: Araquistain; Silvia (Hiawassee, GA)
Title: Disposable over-garment
Patent Number: 7,748,054

Inventors: Arayama; Masashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Circuit analyzing device, circuit analyzing method, program, and computer readable information recording medium considering influence of signal input to peripheral circuit which does not have logical influence
Patent Number: 7,739,638

Inventors: Arcuri; Michael P. (Seattle, WA), Morton; Michael Joseph (Seattle, WA), Matousek; Jon Franklin (Redmond, WA), Sengupta; Sam (Kirkland, WA), Dulfer; James (Shoreline, WA)
Title: Web server document library
Patent Number: 7,743,082

Inventors: Arenberg; Jonathan W. (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: High efficiency collector for laser plasma EUV source
Patent Number: 7,075,713

Inventors: Arimura; Tomoaki (Oume, JP)
Title: Proton conductive polymer and fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,736,781

Inventors: Aritome; Seiichi (Zhudong, TW)
Title: Non-volatile multilevel memory cells
Patent Number: 7,742,335

Inventors: Armistead; David M. (Sudbury, MA), Bemis; Jean E. (Arlington, MA), Buchanan; John L. (Brookline, MA), DiPietro; Lucian V. (Gloucester, MA), Elbaum; Daniel (Newton, MA), Geuns-Meyer; Stephanie D. (Medford, MA), Habgood; Gregory J. (Merrimack, MA), Kim; Joseph L. (Wayland, MA), Marshall; Teresa L. (Stow, MA), Novak; Perry M. (Milford, MA), Nunes; Joseph J. (Andover, MA), Patel; Vinod F. (Acton, MA), Toledo-Sherman; Leticia M. (Venice, CA), Zhu; Xiaotian (Watertown, MA)
Title: Kinase inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,074,789

Inventors: Armour; Paul A. (Rochester, NY), Payne; Natalie G. (Rochester, NY), Borraccia; Dominic (Spencerport, NY)
Title: Camshaft phaser bias spring mechanism
Patent Number: 7,063,058

Inventors: Armstrong; Adam I. (Durham, NC), Verrigni; Alexander V. (Cary, NC)
Title: Tool for engaging electrical hardware devices
Patent Number: 7,062,846

Inventors: Arnold; Robert L. (Wrightsville, PA)
Title: Method of forming a pawl pocket for a ratcheting tool and tool thereby formed
Patent Number: 7,073,412

Inventors: Arnold; William C. (Newburgh, NY), Beaton; Murray J. (Ajax, CA), Berg; Daniel C. (Holly Springs, NC), Eilam; Tamar (New York, NY), Kalantar; Michael H. (Chapel Hill, NC), Konstantinou; Alexander V. (New York, NY), Mendel; Gili (Cary, NC), Roth; Tova (Woodmere, NY), Sluiman; Harm (Toronto, CA), Snible; Edward C. (Bronx, NY)
Title: Method for managing lifecycles for virtual image assets
Patent Number: 8,762,945

Inventors: Arsenault; Robert G. (Redondo Beach, CA), Leminh; Tam T. (Cypress, CA), James; Thomas H. (Pacific Palisades, CA)
Title: Dynamic mapping of broadcast resources
Patent Number: 7,075,945

Inventors: Aruga; Tomoe (Komagane, JP), Ikuma; Ken (Suwa, JP)
Title: Developing device having cleaning blade for cleaning development roller
Patent Number: 7,742,723

Inventors: Asano; Gota (Kanagawa, JP), Mikuriya; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Kiyoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing porous metal plates and electrodes for alkaline storage batteries
Patent Number: 7,074,455

Inventors: Asano; Yasuharu (Kanagawa, JP), Pao; Hongchang (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Voice processing method based on the emotion and instinct states of a robot
Patent Number: 7,065,490

Inventors: Ascolese; Donald C. (Coatesville, PA)
Title: Portable fiber optic workstation assembly
Patent Number: 7,063,311

Inventors: Ashby; Kent (Logan, UT), Nye; S. Curtis (Clinton, UT), Winter; David C. (Layton, UT)
Title: Table with foldable legs
Patent Number: 7,063,025

Inventors: Ashton; Gregory (Symmes Township, OH), Langdon; Frederick Michael (Blue Ash, OH), Goulait; David Joseph Kenneth (West Chester Township, OH), Moore; Julie Lyn (West Chester, OH), Velez; Juan Carlos (Springfield Township, OH)
Title: Disposable absorbent article having article retention zones
Patent Number: 7,074,215

Inventors: Aso; Shinji (Niiza, JP)
Title: Dc converter
Patent Number: 7,075,801

Inventors: Assmann; Georg (Juchen, DE), Blochwitz; Olaf Joachim (Genthin, DE), Speckmann; Horst-Dieter (Langenfeld, DE), Poethkow; Jorg (Neuss, DE), Middelhauve; Birgit (Monheim, DE), Blasey; Gerhard (Dusseldorf, DE)
Title: Method for producing bleach activator granules
Patent Number: 7,064,100

Inventors: Assmann; Stefan (Erlangen, DE), Jerecic; Renate (Chicago, IL)
Title: Method and MRT apparatus for evaluation of a cinematographic image series of the heart
Patent Number: 7,742,798

Inventors: Atkinson; Michael W. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Use of unique XID range among multiple control processors
Patent Number: 7,076,689

Inventors: Auclair; Jean-Michel (Chateauroux, FR), Blin; Patrick (Chateauroux, FR), Bates; Aaron (Powder Springs, GA), Watson; Erica (Smyrna, GA)
Title: Dispenser with detachable retention feature
Patent Number: 7,073,665

Inventors: Augustine; Michael J. (Mayville, MI)
Title: Mechanically linked active steering system
Patent Number: 7,063,636

Inventors: Aust; Michael M. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System for compensating for creep and hysteresis in a load cell
Patent Number: 7,742,891

Inventors: Austman; Eric (Winnipeg, CA), Havelka; Tony (Winnipeg, CA)
Title: Synchronization of optical signaling beacons
Patent Number: 7,076,261

Inventors: Avissar; Sofia (Omer, IL), Schreiber; Gabriel (Omer, IL)
Title: Methods for gauging the effect of a depression treatment by determining the levels of beta-arrestin 1 and G-protein coupled receptor kinase 2
Patent Number: 7,736,621

Inventors: Aysan; Can (Nepean, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for implementing hub-and-spoke topology virtual private networks
Patent Number: 7,075,933

Inventors: Ayub; Zahid Hussain (Arlington, TX)
Title: Flooded evaporator with various kinds of tubes
Patent Number: 7,073,572

Inventors: Azadegan; Reza (Ann Arbor, MI), Sarabandi; Kamal (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Slot antenna
Patent Number: 7,075,493

Inventors: Aznar; Ange (La Colle s/Loup, FR), Orsatti; Daniel (La Gaude, FR), Zunino; Jean-Claude (Nice, FR), Rousseau; Bruno (Vence, FR)
Title: System and method for enabling remote surveillance of ATM network switching node ports
Patent Number: 7,065,080

Inventors: Azuma; Katsunori (Hitachi, JP), Mori; Mutsuhiro (Mito, JP), Nakatsu; Kinya (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Electric power converter
Patent Number: 7,742,303

Inventors: Azzi; Nacerdine (Fontaine-les-Dijon, FR), Cossu; Celine (Saint Apollinaire, FR), Massaoudi; Mohamed (Dijon, FR), Volatier; Sebastien (Dijon, FR)
Title: Color cathode-ray tube having internal magnetic screening
Patent Number: 7,064,478

Inventors: Baba; Kenji (Kofu, JP), Hasebe; Yuji (Minamialps, JP), Hoshino; Yoshinori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Sheet hole punching device
Patent Number: 8,770,079

Inventors: Bachman; Robert Edward (Ridgefield, CT), Hoffman; Richard Dale (Austin, TX), Johnson; Verlyn Mark (Wykoff, MN), McDavid; Douglas Warren (Elk Grove, CA), Mazina; Dorothy Irene (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Automated maintenance of an electronic database via a point system implementation
Patent Number: 7,065,536

Inventors: Baek; Jae-Myung (Suwon-si, KR), Seo; Ho-Seong (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Yu-Sik (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Optical receiver module with TO-Can structure
Patent Number: 7,073,959

Inventors: Baer; Thomas M. (Mountain View, CA), Head; David F. (Los Gatos, CA), Toeppen; John (Livermore, CA)
Title: Consumable for laser capture microdissection
Patent Number: 7,075,640

Inventors: Bahl; Paramvir (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Channel access scheme for use in network communications
Patent Number: 7,075,943

Inventors: Bailey; Matthew P. (Redford, MI), Malone; Damon T. (Canton, MI), Valascho, Jr.; Robert J. (Royal Oak, MI)
Title: Junction box assembly
Patent Number: 7,074,063

Inventors: Baitinger; Friedemann (Jettingen, DE), Kreissig; Gerald (Herrenberg, DE), Saalmueller; Juergen (Boeblingen, DE), Scholz; Frank (Grafenau, DE)
Title: Method and system for efficient access to remote I/O functions in embedded control environments
Patent Number: 7,076,575

Inventors: Baker; Bruce R. (Pittsburgh, PA), Codol; Michael (Wexford, PA), McGrath; Thomas J. (Pittsburgh, PA), Conti; Robert V. (Bethel Park, PA), Cross; Russell T. (Wooster, OH), Hershberger; Dave H. (Millersburg, OH)
Title: Computer device, method and article of manufacture for utilizing sequenced symbols to enable programmed application and commands
Patent Number: 7,076,738

Inventors: Baker; Greg (Whitter, CA)
Title: Controllable suspension fishing lure
Patent Number: 8,769,863

Inventors: Bakx; Jan (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Optical disk drive for scanning an optical disk carrying a groove with a wobble
Patent Number: 7,742,373

Inventors: Balabon; Sam (Houston, TX)
Title: System and method for trading above or below the market
Patent Number: 7,076,461

Inventors: Balaji; Ekambaram (Portland, OR), Ganesan; Balaji (Fairview, OR), Srinivasan; Chandramouli (Gresham, OR)
Title: Flexible architecture component (FAC) for efficient data integration and information interchange using web services
Patent Number: 7,743,391

Inventors: Baldwin, Jr.; Travis (Southport, FL)
Title: Golf training apparatus and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,063,624

Inventors: Bang; Won-chul (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Dong-yoon (Seoul, KR), Oh; Jong-koo (Suwon-si, KR), Cho; Sung-jung (Suwon-si, KR), Cho; Joon-kee (Yongin-si, KR), Choi; Eun-seok (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for recognizing spatial writing and recording medium storing the method
Patent Number: 7,742,628

Inventors: Banning; Jeffrey H. (Hillsboro, OR), Carlini; Rina (Mississauga, CA), Mayo; James D. (Mississauga, CA)
Title: Phase change inks containing colorant compounds
Patent Number: 7,749,315

Inventors: Bansal; Nikhil (Yorktown Heights, NY), Challenger; James R. H. (Garrison, NY), Fleischer; Lisa Karen (Ossining, NY), Gunluk; Oktay (New York, NY), Hildrum; Kirsten Weale (Hawthorne, NY), King; Richard P. (Scarsdale, NY), Rajan; Deepak (Fishkill, NY), Tao; David (Glen Burnie, MD), Wolf; Joel Leonard (Katonah, NY), Wynter; Laura (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for assigning candidate processing nodes in a stream-oriented computer system
Patent Number: 7,738,129

Inventors: Bao; Fan (City of Industry, CA), An; Xi Zhong (Zhejiang, CN)
Title: Piezoelectric lighter
Patent Number: 7,748,978

Inventors: Bar-Erez; Yosi (Sirkin, IL), Bar-Erez; Exal (Sirkin, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for adhering sheets together without trapped bubbles and easy detachment of stack
Patent Number: 7,749,347

Inventors: Barakat; Yaser K. (Roanoke, VA)
Title: Unique sounding drum
Patent Number: 7,074,995

Inventors: Barber; Simon E. M. (San Francisco, CA), Mosko; Marc E. (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Broadcast deduplication for satellite broadband
Patent Number: 8,762,718

Inventors: Barker; Kevin S. (Raleigh, NC), Diller; John E. (Apex, NC), Gay; James L. (Apex, NC), Hedstrom; Margaret M. (Raleigh, NC), Persche; Carol J. (Raleigh, NC), Salahshoor; Mohamad R. (Raleigh, NC), Sweitzer; John W. (Austin, TX), Thorpe; James (Cary, NC)
Title: System and method for converting management models to specific console interfaces
Patent Number: 7,065,744

Inventors: Barriac; Vincent (Trelevern, FR), Le Saout; Jean-Yves (Trelevern, FR), Losquin; Patrick (Lannion, FR)
Title: Method and devices for evaluating transmission times and for processing a voice signal received in a terminal connected to a packet network
Patent Number: 7,742,916

Inventors: Barrow; Steven Wesley (South Riding, VA)
Title: Systems and methods for prepaid dispatch communications
Patent Number: 7,738,856

Inventors: Barry; Michael Roy (Ratoath, Co. Meath, IE)
Title: Rest for a snooker cue
Patent Number: 7,063,621

Inventors: Bartholomy; Erik (Longmont, CO), Giordano; Frank J. (Richlands, NC), Greenlee; Gordan G. (Endicott, NY)
Title: Disaster recovery utilizing collapsible virtualized capacity
Patent Number: 8,762,339

Inventors: Barton; Augusto E. (Webster, NY), Condello; Anthony S. (Webster, NY), Bott; Donald (Rochester, NY)
Title: Fuser assemblies, xerographic apparatuses and methods of fusing toner on media
Patent Number: 7,742,733

Inventors: Barzegar; Farhad (Branchburg, NJ), Gerszberg; Irwin (Kendall Park, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for routing a call to a dual mode wireless device
Patent Number: 7,742,498

Inventors: Basol; Bulent M (Manhattan Beach, CA)
Title: Technique and apparatus for depositing layers of semiconductors for solar cell and module fabrication
Patent Number: 7,736,940

Inventors: Bass; Eric (Tavernier, FL)
Title: Head and body protection child safety seat
Patent Number: 7,748,781

Inventors: Bates; Cary L. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Event management in a non-stop debugging environment
Patent Number: 8,762,954

Inventors: Bates; Cary L. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Event management in a non-stop debugging environment
Patent Number: 8,762,955

Inventors: Bates; Cary L. (Rochester, MN), Day; Paul R. (Rochester, MN), Elliott; Scott W. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Servicing a production program in an integrated development environment
Patent Number: 8,762,971

Inventors: Bates; Cary L. (Rochester, MN), Johnson; Nicholas P. (Rochester, MN), King; Justin K. (Rochester, MN), Nee; Lee (Rochester, MN)
Title: Recovering from a thread hang
Patent Number: 8,762,776

Inventors: Bates; Wendell P. (Thaxton, VA)
Title: Faucet seal and spring tool
Patent Number: 7,062,827

Inventors: Baudat; Gaston (Geneva, CH)
Title: Classification method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,073,652

Inventors: Baumgartner; Bradley Frederick (Los Banos, CA), Chu; Norman (San Francisco, CA), Galindo; Patricia (Morgan Hill, CA), Ngo; Hang Fai (San Jose, CA), Lo; Yu (Foster City, CA), Zhou; Nalin (San Jose, CA)
Title: Glide testing of disks with calibration confirmation testing by inducing collision of the slider with production disk surface
Patent Number: 7,064,659

Inventors: Bazzarini; Stefano (San Pier d'Isonzo, IT), Monti; Loris (Bologna, IT)
Title: Expansion joint for building works
Patent Number: 8,769,883

Inventors: Beach; Kirk W. (Seattle, WA), Kim; Yongmin (Lake Forest Park, WA), Sikdar; Siddhartha (Seattle, WA)
Title: Ultrasonic technique for assessing wall vibrations in stenosed blood vessels
Patent Number: 7,736,314

Inventors: Beadle; Edward R. (Melbourne, FL), Dishman; John F. (Palm Bay, FL)
Title: System and method for an in-service decision-directed signal to noise ratio estimator
Patent Number: 7,076,001

Inventors: Beausoleil; Luc (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Removable weighted footwear device for exercise, training and/or therapy
Patent Number: 7,063,650

Inventors: Bebbington; David (Pewsey, GB), Knegtel; Ronald (Abingdom, GB), Mortimore; Michael (Westbridgefored, GB), Kay; David (Wiltshire, GB), Golec; Julian M. C. (Swindon, GB)
Title: Carbamate caspase inhibitors and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,782

Inventors: Becker; Craig Henry (Austin, TX), Hsu; Jimmy Ming-Der (Austin, TX), Hsu; Peter Y. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for accessing and viewing images of a vehicle interior
Patent Number: 7,064,657

Inventors: Becker; Heike (Mannheim, DE), Baldenius; Kai-Uwe (Heidelberg, DE), Hartmann; Markus (Neustadt, DE)
Title: Use of polymers for modifying surfaces in cleaning applications
Patent Number: 7,749,331

Inventors: Becker; Richard (Gloversville, NY), Witherell; Mark (Wynantskill, NY), Santiago; Jose (Dover, NJ), Hathaway, IV; George E. (Sprakers, NY), Tauscher; Steve (Schuylerville, NY)
Title: Mortar tube with cooling fin
Patent Number: 7,735,408

Inventors: Bednar; Thomas Richard (Pewaukee, WI)
Title: Electric hair cutting appliance with counter weight
Patent Number: 7,748,123

Inventors: Beeck; Alexander R. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Method of assembling a gas turbine engine
Patent Number: 8,769,816

Inventors: Beermann; Andreas (Stuttgart, DE), Boess; Arne (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Method and device for displaying information
Patent Number: 8,762,849

Inventors: Beesley; Kenneth R. (Bountiful, UT)
Title: Using finite-state networks to store weights in a finite-state network
Patent Number: 7,743,011

Inventors: Behm; William F. (Roswell, GA), Finnerty; Fred (Dawsonville, GA)
Title: Lottery ticket bar code
Patent Number: 7,073,720

Inventors: Behrendt; Michael (Boeblingen, DE), Blau; Benjamin (Karlsruhe, DE), Breiter; Gerd (Boeblingen, DE), Haak; Steffen (Karlsruhe, DE), Studer; Rudi (Karlsruhe, DE), van Dinther; Clemens (Karlsruhe, DE), Weinhardt; Christof (Karlsruhe, DE)
Title: Semantic- and preference-based planning of cloud service templates
Patent Number: 8,762,539

Inventors: Belinguier; Thierry (Saint-Maurice, FR)
Title: Recognition device intended to order the unlocking of a vehicle door and/or to authorize the starting of a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,064,457

Inventors: Bell; Michael S. G. (Ottawa, CA), Lee; Leonard G. (Almonte, CA), O'Malley; Michael T. (Appleton, CA), Maxwell; Timothy J. (Kanata, CA)
Title: Scalpel assembly
Patent Number: 7,748,124

Inventors: Bella; Greg (Naperville, IL), Noll; Bill (Bristol, IL)
Title: Method and system for testing XDSL wiring
Patent Number: 7,076,030

Inventors: Benedetto; Marco Di (Santa Clara, CA), Mahajan; Umesh (Cupertino, CA), Gai; Silvano (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for preventing one way connectivity loops in a computer network
Patent Number: 7,076,594

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ), Mellgren; Carol S. (Tucson, AZ), Sanchez; Alfred E. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Storage in tiered environment for colder data segments
Patent Number: 8,762,674

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ), Todd; Kenneth W. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Destaging of write ahead data set tracks
Patent Number: 8,762,645

Inventors: Benhase; Michael T. (Tucson, AZ), Gupta; Lokesh M. (Tucson, AZ), Todd; Kenneth W. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Destaging of write ahead data set tracks
Patent Number: 8,762,646

Inventors: Benktzon; Maria (Sollentuna, SE), Bjarke; Henric (Stockholm, SE), Crafoord; Carl-Goran (Djursholm, SE), Himbert; Hans (Bromma, SE), Mannberg; Stig (Uppsala, SE), Svensson; Ann-Marie (Balinge, SE), Tornsten; Jonas (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Eye fluid applicator
Patent Number: 7,063,687

Inventors: Berger; Werner (Ditzingen, DE), Weiss; Friedemann (Gartringen, DE), Stascheit; Bernhard (Braunschweig, DE)
Title: Electronic equipment rack having cables carrying both radio frequency and coded control signals
Patent Number: 7,063,564

Inventors: Berner; Robert W. (Kalispell, MT), Woodruff; Daniel J. (Kalispell, MT), Schmidt; Wayne J. (Kalispell, MT), Coyle; Kevin W. (Kalispell, MT), Zila; Vladimir (Carbough, CA), Lund; Worm (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Modular semiconductor workpiece processing tool
Patent Number: 7,074,246

Inventors: Berry; Jonathan Dwight (Simpsonville, SC), McMahan; Kevin Weston (Greer, SC), Barker; Carl Robert (Simpsonville, SC)
Title: Multi-premixer fuel nozzle support system
Patent Number: 8,769,956

Inventors: Berthelin; Frederic (Meaux, FR), Delisle; Erwan (Groissat, FR), Uytterhaeghe; Luc (Varredes, FR), Huet; Alain (Noisy le Grand, FR), Lebalc'h; Serge (Penchard, FR), Vo; Chi-Hung (Meaux, FR)
Title: Fluid product dispensing head
Patent Number: 7,748,580

Inventors: Berthold; Jorg (Munchen, DE), Schwarzl; Siegfried (Neubiberg, DE)
Title: Integrated electrical circuit and method for fabricating it
Patent Number: 7,064,439

Inventors: Bertolero; Arthur A. (Danville, CA), Bertolero; Raymond S. (Danville, CA), Riebman; Jerome B. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Visualization during closed-chest surgery
Patent Number: 7,074,180

Inventors: Best; Bruno (Rijswijk, NL), Eckerlin; Jorg Ernst (Rijswijk, NL)
Title: Seismic source and method of generating a seismic wave in a formation
Patent Number: 7,748,446

Inventors: Bettis; Sonny R. (Lawrenceville, GA), Moraes; Ian M. (Suwanee, GA), Plotky; Jon S. (Lawrenceville, GA), Lowman; Philip L. (Ellijay, GA), Spencer; James H. (Tucker, GA)
Title: Provision of messaging services from a video messaging system for video compatible and non-video compatible equipment
Patent Number: 7,738,833

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: 7,074,123

Inventors: Bewersdorf; Joerg (Heidelberg, DE), Gugel; Hilmar (Dossenheim, DE)
Title: Interference microscope, and method for operating an interference microscope
Patent Number: 7,742,226

Inventors: Bharathi; Ponnapakkam Adikesavan Loka (Goa, IN), Nair; Shanta (Goa, IN), Chandramohan; Dorairajasingham (Goa, IN)
Title: Baroduric bacterium from Indian Ocean
Patent Number: 7,063,974

Inventors: Bhatnagar; Ashok (Chester, VA), Parrish; Elizabeth Stroud (Blackstone, VA)
Title: Bi-directional and multi-axial fabric and fabric composites
Patent Number: 7,073,538

Inventors: Billow; Steven A. (Victor, NY)
Title: Method of aligning inkjet nozzle banks for an inkjet printer
Patent Number: 7,073,883

Inventors: Bilos; John (Elk Grove Village, IL)
Title: Rowing seat
Patent Number: 7,063,038

Inventors: Bingel; Thomas J. (Belleair Beach, FL), Bremer; Gordon (Clearwater, FL)
Title: Line sharing multipoint pots splitter amplifier-based coupler
Patent Number: 7,065,205

Inventors: Birdwell; Larry D. (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Ship employing a buoyant propulsion system
Patent Number: 7,063,580

Inventors: Bjoraker; Erik BenDon (St. Louis Park, MN), Schultz; Mark A. (Burnsville, MN), Oakman; Token Lee (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Voucher system and method of use
Patent Number: 7,735,726

Inventors: Black; Adam Matthew (Maineville, OH), Black; Gerald R. (Southfield, MI)
Title: Poker online playing system
Patent Number: 7,736,221

Inventors: Blackwell; Jerome L. (Aurora, CO)
Title: Outdoors sports apparel
Patent Number: 7,062,789

Inventors: Blake; Michael A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Drapala; Garrett M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Mak; Pak-Kin (Poughkeepsie, NY), Papazova; Vesselina K. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Walters; Craig R. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Maintaining cache coherence in a multi-node, symmetric multiprocessing computer
Patent Number: 8,762,651

Inventors: Blaschuk; Orest W (Westmount, CA), Gour; Barbara J (Kemptville, CA)
Title: Compounds and methods for inhibiting the interaction between .alpha.-catenin and .beta.-catenin
Patent Number: 7,063,842

Inventors: Blaum; Mario (San Jose, CA), Cideciyan; Roy D. (Ruschlikon, CH), Eleftheriou; Evangelos S. (Zurich, CH), Galbraith; Richard Leo (Rochester, MN), Lakovic; Ksenija (San Jose, CA), Mittelholzer; Thomas (Zurich, CH), Oenning; Travis (Rochester, MN), Wilson; Bruce A. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Techniques for modulating data using short block encoders
Patent Number: 7,064,687

Inventors: Blazey; Richard N. (Penfield, NY)
Title: Personnel access control system
Patent Number: 7,076,083

Inventors: Block; Wayne F. (Sussex, WI), Price; J. Scott (Milwaukee, WI), Hsieh; Jiang (Brookfield, WI), Chabin; Eric (Brookfield, WI), Sridhar; Gorur N. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Multiple target anode assembly and system of operation
Patent Number: 7,065,179

Inventors: Blouin; Eric E. (Ardmore, PA), Lai; Peter P (Rochester, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus useful in manufacturing test case operations
Patent Number: 8,762,781

Inventors: Blum; Arlin Curtis (Novi, MI)
Title: Fishing apparatus utilizing remote controlled boat
Patent Number: 7,748,156

Inventors: Bobak; Mythili K. (Lagrangeville, NY), Bostjancic; David V. (Poughkeepsie, NY), McConnell; Tim A. (Lexington, KY), Swanson; Michael D. (Springfield, OR)
Title: Dynamic generation of processes in computing environments
Patent Number: 8,763,006

Inventors: Boehler; Jill (Phoenix, MD)
Title: Wrap and cover-up device
Patent Number: 7,748,055

Inventors: Boesel; Greg (Charlestown, MA)
Title: Multi-transaction system and method
Patent Number: 7,742,978

Inventors: Bogart; Bruce E. (Georgetown, IN), Taylor; Steven H. (Crestwood, KY)
Title: Broadcast spreader with a directional control assembly
Patent Number: 7,063,280

Inventors: Bogdon; Erik Russell (Carnegie, PA), Humbert; Joseph Bell (Monaca, PA), Marks; Douglas Charles (Murrysville, PA), Rodgers; Craig Allen (Butler, PA), Martelli; Dominic Patrick (McKees Rocks, PA)
Title: Circuit breaker including alarm interface lever
Patent Number: 7,064,635

Inventors: Boggs; Ronald (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Methods, systems, and computer program products for data processing control
Patent Number: 7,743,021

Inventors: Boire; Philippe (Paris, FR), Fix; Renaud (Paris, FR), Giron; Jean-Christophe (Paris, FR)
Title: Glazing with optical and/or energetic properties capable of being electrically controlled
Patent Number: 7,074,486

Inventors: Bonham; Douglas M. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Reconfigurable illuminated sign system with independent sign modules
Patent Number: 7,064,673

Inventors: Bonhote; Christian Rene (San Jose, CA), Le; Quang (San Jose, CA), Li; Jui-Lung (San Jose, CA), MacDonald; Scott Arthur (San Jose, CA)
Title: Structure and method for reduced corrosion of auxiliary poles during the fabrication of perpendicular write heads
Patent Number: 7,748,104

Inventors: Bonikowski; Gregg A. (Rochester, NY), Igoe; Patrick T. (Grand Island, NY), Kirby; Michael P. (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Use of job interrupt functionality for the production of interrupting and sample job output in digital printing systems
Patent Number: 7,075,667

Inventors: Borden; Peter G. (San Mateo, CA), Li; Ji-Ping (Fremont, CA)
Title: Evaluating a multi-layered structure for voids
Patent Number: 7,064,822

Inventors: Bosch; Samuel H. (Portland, OR), Bosch; Jonathan H. (Pitman, NJ)
Title: Remote currency dispensation systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,762,274

Inventors: Boschi; Stefano (Gorgonzola, IT), Andreussi; Paolo (Pisa, IT)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring the flow-rate of a multiphase fluid stream
Patent Number: 8,770,040

Inventors: Bosetto; Antonio (Mirandola, IT), Delnevo; Annalisa (Sant'Agata Bolognese, IT)
Title: Method and device for non-intrusive measurement of blood pressure in a circuit of a dialysis machine
Patent Number: 7,074,191

Inventors: Bossard; Peter R. (Ivyland, PA), Mettes; Jacques (Boulder, CO)
Title: Composite structure for high efficiency hydrogen separation containing preformed nano-particles in a bonded layer
Patent Number: 7,749,305

Inventors: Bottema; Brian E. (Austin, TX), Cline; Keven A. (Austin, TX), Pamatat; Alex P. (Grenoble, FR), Brown; Nathan R. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Polishing carrier head with a modified pressure profile
Patent Number: 7,074,118

Inventors: Boujon; Claire-Lise (Geneva, CH)
Title: Reversible life raft comprising removable shelters
Patent Number: 7,063,582

Inventors: Bowen, III; Daniel Edward (Munroe Falls, OH), Castner; Eric Sean (Uniontown, OH)
Title: Modified silane compounds
Patent Number: 7,074,866

Inventors: Boyes; Andrew (Aurora, CA)
Title: Intake manifold variable runner area
Patent Number: 7,073,473

Inventors: Branson; Michael J. (Rochester, MN), Santosuosso; John M. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Data security in a multi-nodal environment
Patent Number: 8,763,147

Inventors: Bravo; Jose (Mamaroneck, NY), Crume; Jeffrey L. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Website authentication
Patent Number: 8,762,724

Inventors: Breen; Thomas J. (Tyngsboro, MA), Smith; Alexander E. (McLean, VA)
Title: Automated management of airport revenues
Patent Number: 7,739,167

Inventors: Breese; Kristy (Sherburn, MN)
Title: Control handle for a crop sprayer
Patent Number: 7,748,645

Inventors: Bremer; Matthias (Darmstadt, DE), Heckmeier; Michael (Bensheim, DE), Krause; Joachim (Dieburg, DE), Pauluth; Detlef (Ober-Ramstadt, DE), Gotz; Achim (Alsbach-Hahnlein, DE), Schuler; Brigitte (Haibach, DE)
Title: Ester compounds and their use in liquid crystalline media
Patent Number: 7,074,462

Inventors: Brennan; Stephen Paul (Bedford, TX), Bradford; James Ralph (Odessa, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for determining the carrier used for an AIN call
Patent Number: 7,076,047

Inventors: Brenner; Larry Bert (Austin, TX)
Title: Apparatus and method for load balancing of fixed priority threads in a multiple run queue environment
Patent Number: 7,065,766

Inventors: Breunese; Arno Pieter Jan (Venlo, NL)
Title: System for controlling and monitoring a process
Patent Number: 7,076,779

Inventors: Breunisse; Rainier Aart Silvester (Nijmegen, NL)
Title: Integrated circuit with an amplifier
Patent Number: 7,075,367

Inventors: Bridgefarmer; Donnie R. (McKinney, TX)
Title: Pocket money band apparatus
Patent Number: 7,748,086

Inventors: Brill; Eric D. (Redmond, WA), Rounthwaite; Robert (Fall City, WA), Chandrasekar; Raman (Redmond, WA)
Title: Spelling correction system and method for phrasal strings using dictionary looping
Patent Number: 7,076,731

Inventors: Briskin; Boris (Ankeny, IA), Burkland; William A. (Huxley, IA)
Title: Overcurrent protection circuit with fast current limiting control
Patent Number: 7,075,373

Inventors: Broman; Paul (Renton, WA), Frankel; Glenn (Seattle, WA), Taboada; Roberto C. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Automated document formatting tool
Patent Number: 7,743,317

Inventors: Bross; Stephan (Erpolzheim, DE), Koepp; Ruediger (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Gap-forming element for mounting on a shaft
Patent Number: 7,748,923

Inventors: Brown; James S. (Winfield, MO)
Title: Medical waste disposal device
Patent Number: 7,748,654

Inventors: Brown; Neil (Bergheim, DE), Aggleton; Michael (Gloucester, GB)
Title: Laminate for printed circuit boards
Patent Number: 7,063,883

Inventors: Brown; Olin (Columbia, SC)
Title: Grass cutter and associated method
Patent Number: 8,769,830

Inventors: Brown; William (Montreal, CA), Griffin; Andrew (Montreal, CA), Walpole; Christopher (Montreal, CA)
Title: 4-(Phenyl-(piperidin-4-yl)-amino)-benzamide derivaties and their use for the treatment of pain, anxiety or gastrointestinal disorders
Patent Number: 7,064,137

Inventors: Bruder; Herbert (Hoechstadt, DE), Stierstorfer; Karl (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method for optimizing the display of flat slices of a cyclically and complexly moving examination object from detector measured data of a tomography unit
Patent Number: 7,738,686

Inventors: Brueckl; Hubert (Bielefeld, DE), Klostermann; Ulrich (Fontainebleau, FR), Wecker; Joachim (Roettenbach, DE)
Title: Method for homogeneously magnetizing an exchange-coupled layer system of a digital magnetic memory location device
Patent Number: 7,075,814

Inventors: Brunet; Patrice (Fontaines sur Saone, FR)
Title: Identification device for visually identifying cables or ducts over their entire length
Patent Number: 7,748,860

Inventors: Bruzek; Daniel (Owatonna, MN)
Title: Casement window hinge with sash locator
Patent Number: 7,735,194

Inventors: Bryant, Jr.; Charles L. (LaPlace, LA)
Title: Production tubing hydraulic release mechanism and method of use
Patent Number: 7,748,465

Inventors: Bryant; Michael J. (Dundee, GB)
Title: Lightweight catenary system
Patent Number: 7,073,978

Inventors: Buck; Christopher M. (Stockport, GB), Williams; Keith R. (Stockport, GB)
Title: Microwave circuit
Patent Number: 7,064,632

Inventors: Buck; Michael L. (Payson, UT), Jones; Richard D. (Elk Ridge, UT)
Title: System and method for automatic provisioning of onsite networking services
Patent Number: 8,762,584

Inventors: Buckley; John D. (Newport News, VA), Edwards; William C. (Poquoson, VA), Kelliher; Warren C. (Hampton, VA), Carlberg; Ingrid A. (Yortown, VA)
Title: Wave energy transmission apparatus for high-temperature environments
Patent Number: 7,742,663

Inventors: Buffet; Patrick H. (Essex Junction, VT), Heaberlin; Douglas C. (Underhill, VT), Pastel; Leah M. P. (Essex Junction, VT), Sun; Yu H. (Williston, VT)
Title: Method for locating I.sub.DDQ defects using multiple controlled collapse chip connections current measurement on an automatic tester
Patent Number: 7,064,570

Inventors: Buitron; Gerardo (San Jose, CA), Crofton; Walter (Castro Valley, CA), Newman; David (Fremont, CA)
Title: Cassette for holding disks of different diameters
Patent Number: 7,748,532

Inventors: Bulson; Sandra (Hopewell Junction, NY), Goldsmith; Virginia P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hayden; Bruce J. (Endicott, NY), Kim; Moon J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Malone; Colm (New York, NY), Meliksetian; Dikran (Danbury, CT), Rohling; Scott F. (Golden, CO)
Title: Method, system and program product for capturing central processing unit (CPU) utilization for a virtual machine
Patent Number: 8,762,993

Inventors: Bunce; Paul A. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Davis; John D. (Wallkill, NY), Plass; Donald W. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Memory output timing control circuit with merged functions
Patent Number: 7,075,855

Inventors: Burd; Gary S. (Kirkland, WA), Cooper; Kenneth B. (Seattle, WA), Anders; Mark T. (Bellevue, WA), Guthrie; Scott D. (Redmond, WA), Ebbo; David S. (Redmond, WA), Peters; Ted A. (Seattle, WA), Millet; Stephen J. (Edmonds, WA)
Title: State management of server-side control objects
Patent Number: 7,076,786

Inventors: Burg; Andreas (Maur, CH), Bolcskei; Helmut (Zurich, CH), Borgmann; Moritz (Zurich, CH), Cescato; Davide (Zurich, CH), Hansen; Jan (Renningen, DE)
Title: Method for calculating functions of the channel matrices in linear MIMO-OFDM data transmission
Patent Number: 7,742,536

Inventors: Burger; Harold (Boca Raton, FL)
Title: Protective assembly for doors, windows and the like
Patent Number: 8,769,888

Inventors: Burke; Rodney B. (Catonsville, MD)
Title: Lower torso garment system
Patent Number: 8,769,726

Inventors: Burleva; Lilia P. (Maplewood, MN), Skinner; Mark C. (Afton, MN), Sakizadeh; Kumars (Woodbury, MN), Simpson; Sharon M. (Lake Elmo, MN)
Title: Method for chemical sensitization of silver halide for photothermographic use
Patent Number: 7,063,941

Inventors: Burnette, III; Travis W. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Hair trimming guide
Patent Number: 7,073,517

Inventors: Burns; John R. (South Milwaukee, WI)
Title: Fitness and rehabilitation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,749,146

Inventors: Busking; Erik B. (Den Haag, NL)
Title: Vector monitor, related method of controlling a transmitter and transmitter employing the same
Patent Number: 7,076,698

Inventors: Bussard; Paul E (Santa Rosa, CA), Zinser; Mark D (Vancouver, WA), Stimple; James R (Santa Rosa, CA), Pape; Jeffrey Elmer (Santa Rosa, CA)
Title: Optical phase standard
Patent Number: 7,064,839

Inventors: Bussler; Mary L. (Great Falls, VA)
Title: Shoe having a relative wide toe box combined with a footbed to inhibit relative forward foot movement
Patent Number: 7,062,866

Inventors: Butera; Francesco (Turin, IT), Alacqua; Stefano (Rivoli Cascine Vica, IT)
Title: Stop device with shape memory actuator
Patent Number: 7,073,332

Inventors: Butsch; Michael (Daisendorf, DE), Baumgart; Rainer (Munich, DE)
Title: Method for severing or removing a biological structure, especially bones
Patent Number: 7,063,713

Inventors: Butt; Shahid (Ossining, NY), Kunkel; Gerhard (Radebeul, DE)
Title: Phase-shift mask
Patent Number: 7,074,529

Inventors: Buttifant; John (West Sussex, GB), Skinner; John Alan (Hampshire, GB), Evans; Peter Dilwyn (Hampshire, GB), Potter; Michael (Hampshire, GB), Pullan; Peter Alan (Hampshire, GB), Scowen; Barry Clifford (Surrey, GB)
Title: Magnetic thread reader
Patent Number: 7,063,257

Inventors: Butzke; Daniel (Berlin, DE), Machuy; Nikolaus (Berlin, DE), Rudel; Thomas (Berlin, DE), Meyer; Thomas F. (Berlin, DE)
Title: Identification of a new cytotoxic activity from the ink of Aplysia punctata
Patent Number: 7,074,889

Inventors: Byeon; Daegil (Seoul, KR)
Title: Electric toothbrush
Patent Number: 8,769,754

Inventors: Byrne; Donny M. (Montgomery County, TX)
Title: Cartridge to be used with a peristaltic pump
Patent Number: 7,074,021

Inventors: Byrne; Shannon Lee (Whistler, CA), Muecke; Innes (Halifax, CA), Patterson; Andrew (Dartmouth, CA), Slik; David (Brackendale, CA)
Title: System for dynamically encrypting information for secure internet commerce and providing embedded fulfillment software
Patent Number: 7,743,427

Inventors: Cabral, Jr.; Cyril (Ossining, NY), Detavernier; Christophe (Denderleeuw, BE), Jammy; Rajarao (Hopewell Junction, NY), Saenger; Katherine L. (Ossining, NY)
Title: Metal carbide gate structure and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 7,064,050

Inventors: Cai; Li (Fayetteville, AR), VanHove; James M. (Superior, CO), McElhinney; Mark (Oro Valley, AZ)
Title: Semiconductor optical device having asymmetric ridge waveguide and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,076,130

Inventors: Caillon; Christophe (Bretigny sur Orge, FR), Lagrange; Herve (Paris, FR)
Title: Method for processing large-size postal objects in a sorting installation
Patent Number: 7,065,229

Inventors: Caire; Marie France (Carefree, AZ), Venezia; Serge (Carefree, AZ)
Title: Patio cover and storm protection device
Patent Number: 7,748,429

Inventors: Calabro; Stefano (Munchen, DE), Schmidt; Ernst-Dieter (Feldkirchen-Westerham, DE)
Title: Method and arrangement for the optical transmission of data signals via differential phase modulation in a polarization multiplex method
Patent Number: 7,742,699

Inventors: Callahan; Kevin S. (Shoreline, WA), Diessner; Daniel J. (Mukilteo, WA), Mitchell; Bradley J. (Snohomish, WA)
Title: Electrical connector insert and apparatus and associated fabrication method
Patent Number: 7,074,073

Inventors: Callister; Jeffrey P. (Menlo Park, CA), Tremulis; William S. (Redwood City, CA), Harges; Denise S. (Salt Lake, UT)
Title: Contraceptive system and method of use
Patent Number: 7,073,504

Inventors: Camber; Bruce E. (New Orleans, LA)
Title: Construction elements and method of using and making same
Patent Number: 8,769,907

Inventors: Camp; Robert (Bethany, CT), Rogers; David (Newport, GB), Hodgkins; Matthew (Blackwood, GB)
Title: Couplings for water fed poles
Patent Number: 7,748,755

Inventors: Campbell; Edward E. (Blandon, PA), Mujtaba; Syed A. (Watchung, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for improved antenna isolation for per-antenna training using variable scaling
Patent Number: 7,742,770

Inventors: Cannon; David M. (Tucson, AZ), Hochberg; Avishai H. (San Jose, CA), Smith; James P. (San Jose, CA), Yakushev; Mark L. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Encrypting data objects to back-up
Patent Number: 8,762,743

Inventors: Cantu; Diana Maria (Austin, TX), Qiu; Chaoxin Charles (Austin, TX)
Title: System and methods for control of a set top box
Patent Number: 8,755,335

Inventors: Carati; Angela (S. Giuliano Milanese, IT), Bellussi; Giuseppe (Piacenza, IT), Mantegazza; Maria Angela (Monza, IT), Petrini; Guido (Galliate, IT)
Title: Process for preparing bound zeolites
Patent Number: 7,074,383

Inventors: Cardosi; James A. (St. Anne, IL)
Title: Golf teaching and training device
Patent Number: 7,063,626

Inventors: Carey; Matthew Joseph (San Jose, CA)
Title: EMR magnetic head having a magnetic flux guide and a body formed at a tail end of a slider
Patent Number: 7,738,217

Inventors: Carne; Thomas W. (Portland, ME)
Title: Method and apparatus for wake free marine craft
Patent Number: 7,748,335

Inventors: Carney; John R. (Bentleyville, OH)
Title: Shower caddy clip and sleeve
Patent Number: 8,769,781

Inventors: Carrick; John C. (Wakefield, MA), Talmadge; Paul C (Ansonia, CT), Saint Georges; Eric B. (Scarsdale, NY), Brorson; Stuart D. (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for measuring power of optical signals carried over a fiber optic link
Patent Number: 7,076,164

Inventors: Carrier; David A. (Aberdeen, MD), Gorti; Bhanuprasad V. (Abingdon, MD)
Title: Method and device for braking a motor
Patent Number: 7,075,257

Inventors: Cartlidge; Andrew G. (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)
Title: Increasing fill-factor on pixelated sensors
Patent Number: 7,738,026

Inventors: Cassese; Pierre (Saint Ouen en Brie, FR), Cassese; Alain (Breau, FR), Cassese; Jean (Lieusaint, FR), Cassese; Philippe (Saint Germain Laxis, FR)
Title: Device for detecting positioning of a staple for a frame assembling machine, and method for using said device
Patent Number: 7,062,842

Inventors: Catalfano; Anthony Francis (Davenport, IA), Norris; William Robert (Rock Hill, SC)
Title: Reusable application framework for translating between a client and an external entity
Patent Number: 7,743,159

Inventors: Caunter; Nicholas J. (Portsmouth, NH)
Title: Signature transport device
Patent Number: 7,748,517

Inventors: Cavanagh; Kenneth M. (Warwick, RI)
Title: Tenter frame joint
Patent Number: 7,073,237

Inventors: Chan; Alexander C. (Cranbury, NJ), Prem; Padmaja (Saddle Brook, NJ), Jacobs-Dube; Katherine (Pennington, NJ), Bartolone; John Brian (Bridgeport, CT)
Title: Hair dyeing method including an aligning step
Patent Number: 7,074,244

Inventors: Chan; Seong K. (Singapore, SG), Hunter; Jeffery K. (Olathe, KS)
Title: Method and apparatus for automatic alignment of notch filters
Patent Number: 7,738,610

Inventors: Chandrabose; Shinoj Vakkayil (Thrissur Kerala, IN), Rancruel; Diego Fernando (Greenville, SC), Govindan; Prakash Narayan (Chennia, IN), Sharma; Anil Kumar (Rewa, IN)
Title: System and method for use in a combined or rankine cycle power plant
Patent Number: 7,748,210

Inventors: Chaney; John W. (Gilroy, CA)
Title: Localization determination process for 1394 serial bus
Patent Number: 7,739,502

Inventors: Chang; Chih-Min (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Water and dust resistant ratchet wrench
Patent Number: 8,770,066

Inventors: Chang; Soo-Bong (Seoul, KR), Lee; Jung-Hwa (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Chi-Wook (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Moon; Byong-Mo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device and layout method thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,849

Inventors: Chang; Yeh-Ching (Taichung, TW), Lin; Hsien-Cheng (Taichung, TW)
Title: Electronic torque wrench with a rotatable display unit
Patent Number: 8,770,071

Inventors: Chapman, Jr.; W. Cullen (Hermosa Beach, CA)
Title: Tubular members integrated to form a structure
Patent Number: 7,063,763

Inventors: Chauvin; Lou (Webster, NY), Bussey; Howard E. (Pittsford, NY), Dobbs; Christopher M. (Rochester, NY), Parulski; Kenneth A. (Rochester, NY), Thompson; Timothy G. (Delevan, NY), Foster; John A. (Pittsford, NY), Gotham; Pamela J. (Honeoye Falls, NY)
Title: System, method and software product for ordering image products over a communication network from a plurality of different providers having various business relationships, using images stored on a digital storage device
Patent Number: 7,743,110

Inventors: Chen; Chien-Yuan (Banchiau, TW)
Title: Memory card structure
Patent Number: 7,063,538

Inventors: Chen; Chih-Hung (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for preparing 2- (2-pyridylmethylsulphinyl) benzimidazoles
Patent Number: 7,064,213

Inventors: Chen; Chih-Yung (Hua Tan Hsiang, Changhua Hsien, TW)
Title: Spring chair (cushion) structure
Patent Number: 7,063,388

Inventors: Chen; Chin-Yuan (Chang-Hua Hsien, TW)
Title: Manual carwash nozzle structure
Patent Number: 7,063,093

Inventors: Chen; Ching (Taiping City, Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: Ratchet wrench
Patent Number: 7,062,994

Inventors: Chen; Chuan Pei (Auckland, NZ)
Title: Message dissemination system for nominating a trigger event to a specific destination based on communication channel and message identifiers
Patent Number: 7,743,106

Inventors: Chen; Hai-Wen (Orlando, FL), Olson; Teresa L. (Winter Garden, FL), Sutha; Surachai (Kissimmee, FL)
Title: Target detection improvements using temporal integrations and spatial fusion
Patent Number: 7,742,620

Inventors: Chen; Hong-Ching (Kao-Hsiung Hsien, TW), Chang; Chi-Ming (Tao-Yuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Phase locked loop for controlling an optical recording device and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,375

Inventors: Chen; James C. (Tucson, AZ), Gluck; Olympia (Haifa, IL), Walder; Gabriel G. (K. Haim, IL), Zilberstein; Yelena (Haifa, IL), Stanley; Warren K. (Tucson, AZ), Lin; Edward H. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Bandwidth utilization in a PPRC system
Patent Number: 7,065,623

Inventors: Chen; Kuei-Jung (Miaoli, TW), Chiang; Chin-Chong (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Brittle material rotating and aligning mechanism for use in a brittle material scribing and/or breaking apparatus
Patent Number: 7,063,246

Inventors: Chen; Leo (Taichung, TW)
Title: Front fork damper for bicycle
Patent Number: 7,063,343

Inventors: Chen; Liang-Ji (Tainan, TW)
Title: Memo block base and container with magnetic suspension device
Patent Number: 7,063,209

Inventors: Chen; Michael (Hsin-Chu, TW), Shih; Brian (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Scanning device that is cooperated with projector
Patent Number: 7,075,685

Inventors: Chen; Michael (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Electric connection assembly for power supply with interlocking components
Patent Number: 7,063,549

Inventors: Chen; Ning Nicholas (San Diego, CA), Basilier; Henrik (Kensington, CA), Julka; Vibhor (San Diego, CA), Gustavsson; Roger (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for packet data servicing node (PDSN)initial assignment and reselection
Patent Number: 7,075,930

Inventors: Chen; Timothy (Aurora, OH), Skully; James K. (Willoughby, OH)
Title: Universal platform for phase dimming discharge lighting ballast and lamp
Patent Number: 7,075,251

Inventors: Chen; Tong (Yorktown Heights, NY), Gonzalez tallada; Marc (Yorktown Heights, NY), Sura; Zehra N. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Zhang; Tao (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Prefetching irregular data references for software controlled caches
Patent Number: 8,762,968

Inventors: Chen; Tsung Yuan (San Jose, CA), Druist; David Patrick (San Jose, CA), Le; Quang (San Jose, CA), Lee; Kim Y. (Fremont, CA), Wang; Chun-Ming (Fremont, CA), Zolla; Howard Gordon (San Jose, CA)
Title: Magnetic transducer with milling mask
Patent Number: 7,742,258

Inventors: Chen; Wei-Jung (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Yung-Ching (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Jaw-Shin (Hsinchu, TW), Fang; Cheng-Yu (Hsinchu, TW), Yu; Chien-Peng (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Semiconductor wafer and manufacturing process thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,107

Inventors: Chen; Yin-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Heat dissipating structure for computer casing
Patent Number: 7,075,787

Inventors: Chen; Yingjian (Fremont, CA), Dang; Xiaozhong (Fremont, CA)
Title: Electronic device utilizing magnetic nanotubes
Patent Number: 7,063,753

Inventors: Chen; Yuan-Lin (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Intelligent fuel oil monitoring system and method
Patent Number: 7,742,871

Inventors: Chen; Yun-Lung (Tu-Cheng, TW), Li; Hui (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Mounting apparatus for motherboards
Patent Number: 7,064,958

Inventors: Cheng; Eric (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wang; Sunny (Beijing, TW), Sha; Yan (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method for designing reflection stripes of an acoustic touch screen
Patent Number: 7,075,525

Inventors: Cheng; Hengju (Mountain View, CA), Xu; Lee L. (Cupertino, CA), Kim; Brian (Fremont, CA), Crews; Darren (Cupertino, CA), Chin; Jesse (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: Transceiver assembly for use in fiber optics communications
Patent Number: 7,073,954

Inventors: Cheng; Hengju (Mountain View, CA), Xu; Lee L. (Cupertino, CA), Kim; Brian (Fremont, CA), Crews; Darren (Cupertino, CA), Chin; Jesse (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: Transceiver assembly for use in fiber optics communications
Patent Number: 7,073,955

Inventors: Cheng; Qiong (Wilmington, DE), Tao; Luan (Claymont, DE)
Title: Method for production of asymmetric carotenoids
Patent Number: 7,063,955

Inventors: Cheng; Qiong (Wilmington, DE), Tao; Luan (Claymont, DE)
Title: Genes encoding carotenoid compounds
Patent Number: 7,064,196

Inventors: Cheng; Qiong (Wilmington, DE), Tao; Luan (Havertown, PA)
Title: Carotenoid ketolase gene
Patent Number: 7,074,588

Inventors: Cheng; Sheng-Hsiung (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lin; Te-An (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wang; Wu-Nan (Taipei Hsien, TW), Huang; Chia-Chia (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Foldable frame and a computer housing including the foldable frame
Patent Number: 7,748,795

Inventors: Cheng; Yi-Lung (Danshuei, Taipei, TW), Cheng; Shih-Chia (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of forming a borderless contact opening featuring a composite tri-layer etch stop material
Patent Number: 7,074,701

Inventors: Chew; Yen Hsiang (Penang, MY), Periaman; Shanggar (Penang, MY), Ooi; Kooi Chi (Penang, MY), Cheah; Bok Eng (Penang, MY)
Title: Quality of service (QoS) processing of data packets
Patent Number: 7,743,181

Inventors: Chheda; Nalin H. (Cerritos, CA)
Title: Method for mapping a selected sector to a zone on a disk
Patent Number: 7,076,603

Inventors: Chiang; Chun-Hsiang (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Electrical connector assembly
Patent Number: 7,749,014

Inventors: Chiang; Tony (Mountain View, CA), Yao; Gongda (Fremont, CA), Ding; Peijun (San Jose, CA), Chen; Fusen E. (Cupertino, CA), Chin; Barry L. (Saratoga, CA), Kohara; Gene Y. (Fremont, CA), Xu; Zheng (Foster City, CA), Zhang; Hong (Fremont, CA)
Title: Method of depositing a metal seed layer on semiconductor substrates
Patent Number: 7,074,714

Inventors: Chiba; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Yoneda; Yutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Matsui; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Kinoshita; Masaya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus for imaging an image and image processor and method for performing color correction utilizing a number of linear matrix operations
Patent Number: 7,742,081

Inventors: Chiloyan; John H. (Redmond, WA), Giaimo; Edward C. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Method and system to access software pertinent to an electronic peripheral device at an address based on a peripheral device identifier
Patent Number: 7,076,536

Inventors: Chin; Yem (Burlington, MA), Pugsley, Jr.; Charles H. (Pelham, NH), Hoffman; David W. (Westborough, MA)
Title: Miniature x-ray unit
Patent Number: 7,749,149

Inventors: Chino; Tatsuya (Tokyo-to, JP), Matsumoto; Hiroshi (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Information distribution system, information distribution method, and computer program for executing the method
Patent Number: 7,076,522

Inventors: Chirnomas; Munroe (Morris Township, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for storing articles for use with an article handling device
Patent Number: 7,063,232

Inventors: Chitrapu; Prabhakar R. (Blue Bell, PA)
Title: Cognition models for wireless communication systems and method and apparatus for optimal utilization of a radio channel based on cognition model data
Patent Number: 7,076,246

Inventors: Chiussi; Fabio M. (Long Branch, NJ), Clancy; Robert T. (Guilford, CT), Drucker; Kevin D. (Annandale, NJ), Francini; Andrea (Middletown, NJ), Idirene; Nasser E. (Eatontown, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for hierarchical bandwidth distribution in a packet network
Patent Number: 7,075,934

Inventors: Cho; Ching-Yuan (Guang Dong Province, CN), Chen; Feng-Keng (Changhua County, TW)
Title: Auto focus method and electric device using the same
Patent Number: 7,738,027

Inventors: Choi; Eoi-Young (Seoul, KR), Suh; Seung-Bum (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for puncturing low density parity check code
Patent Number: 7,743,312

Inventors: Choi; Jae Il (Hwaseong, KR)
Title: Parking lever system for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,748,290

Inventors: Chomik; Richard S. (Middlesex, NJ), Yoho; Mark (Chagrin Falls, OH), Brown; Jeffrey (Charlotte, NC)
Title: Odor control cassette
Patent Number: 7,073,311

Inventors: Chou; Joey (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Methods and apparatus for providing a packet classification protocol associated with a broadcast wireless access network
Patent Number: 7,738,415

Inventors: Chow; Albert (Hillsdale, NJ), Kim; Jinman (Chatham, NJ), Wang; Spencer (Parsippany, NJ), Ying; Wenchu (Cedar Knolls, NJ)
Title: Neighborhood cordless service call handoff
Patent Number: 7,738,872

Inventors: Chow; Hwang-Cherng (Tao-Yuan, TW), Wang; Jia-Yu (Tao-Yuan, TW), Feng; Wu-Shiung (Tao-Yuan, TW)
Title: Biomedical signal instrumentation amplifier
Patent Number: 7,738,947

Inventors: Christensen; Richard N. (Upper Arlington, OH), Cao; Jiming (Dublin, OH), Henkel; E. Thomas (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Heat engine
Patent Number: 7,062,913

Inventors: Chrysler; Gregory M. (Chandler, AZ), Vandentop; Gilroy J. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Electro-active fluid cooling system
Patent Number: 7,063,268

Inventors: Chu; Chien-Young (Taichung City, TW), Tsai; Wei-Ting (Taichung City, TW)
Title: Process for producing orchid seedlings by static liquid culture
Patent Number: 7,073,289

Inventors: Chu; Kwan-Jen (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Tsung-Wei (Taipei, TW), Chen; Jien-Sheng (Miaoli, TW), Yu; Pao-Hsun (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Single-wire transmission interface and method of transmission through single-wire
Patent Number: 8,762,763

Inventors: Chua; Roy Liang (Cupertino, CA), Convery; Sean Joseph (Mountain View, CA), Pearce; Andrew Keith (San Francisco, CA), Thusoo; Ashish (Fremont, CA)
Title: Distributed authentication, authorization and accounting
Patent Number: 8,763,088

Inventors: Chuang; Hsien-Pi (Hsin chu, TW)
Title: Method and database structure for managing technology files for semiconductor manufacturing operations
Patent Number: 7,076,319

Inventors: Chung; Chan-Bok (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Multi-tank connecting device for liquefied petroleum injection vehicle
Patent Number: 7,073,525

Inventors: Chung; Eui Yeop (Seoul, KR), Lee; Tae Hee (Seoul, KR), Kim; Se Young (Seoul, KR), Kim; Kyung Sik (Incheon, KR), Kim; Yang Gyu (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hi Chol (Gunpo-si, KR)
Title: Built-in type refrigerator
Patent Number: 7,062,939

Inventors: Chung; Kyo Young (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method of monitoring, predicting and optimizing production yields in a liquid crystal display (LCD) manufacturing process
Patent Number: 7,064,572

Inventors: Cideciyan; Roy Daron (Rueschlikon, CH), Matsuo; Hisato (Yokohama, JP), Mittelholzer; Thomas (Zurich, CH), Ohtani; Kenji (Fujisawa, JP), Seger; Paul J (Tucson, AZ), Tanaka; Keisuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Decoding encoded data containing integrated data and header protection
Patent Number: 8,762,805

Inventors: Cink; James H. (Ballwin, MO), Berger; Jonathan D. (St. Louis, MO), Mann; Brian James (Wildwood, MO), Marshall; Edward Francis (Lansing, MI), Moran; Henry Wayne (Ballwin, MO), Poling; James David (Clarkson Valley, MO)
Title: Rodent management system having housing
Patent Number: 8,769,865

Inventors: Cinquini; Laura (Ladera, CA), McBride; Allen J. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing a personal item drop off/return service at security checkpoints
Patent Number: 7,065,492

Inventors: Citrynell; Andrew (Carbondale, CO), Miller; Kimberly Ann (Carbondale, CO)
Title: Steamer/smoker grilling device for fowl
Patent Number: 7,063,007

Inventors: Cleron; Michael A. (Menlo Park, CA), Fortune; Erik (Los Altos, CA), Lovstrand; Lennart (San Francisco, CA), Sandke; Steve R. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Server-side scripting that enables creation of customized documents for clients
Patent Number: 7,076,534

Inventors: Cline; Kevin (Dallas, TX)
Title: Binary trees for detecting inventory problems in an enterprise model
Patent Number: 7,739,222

Inventors: Clukies; Paul Arthur (Highlands Ranch, CO)
Title: Water pollution prevention and remediation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,736,505

Inventors: Cochrane; Paul Douglas (Union City, CA)
Title: Reduced-gasket EMI-shielding solutions for hard disk drives and other computer components
Patent Number: 7,064,265

Inventors: Codos; Richard N. (Warren, NJ), White; M. Burl (Jackson Beach, FL)
Title: Printing and quilting method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,063,028

Inventors: Coene; Willem M. J. (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Partial response maximum likelihood (PRML) bit detection apparatus
Patent Number: 7,065,161

Inventors: Cogswell; Frederick J. (Glastonbury, CT), Jonsson; Ulf J. (South Windsor, CT), Biederman; Bruce P. (West Hartford, CT), Matteson; Peter S. (South Windsor, CT), Arner; Michael D. (Manchester, CT)
Title: Oil recovery from an evaporator of an organic rankine cycle (ORC) system
Patent Number: 8,769,952

Inventors: Cole; Stewart (Denise, FR), Streeck; Rolf E. (La Fontaine, FR)
Title: Determined DNA sequences derived from a papillomavirus genome, their uses for in vitro diagnostic purposes and the production of antigenic compositions
Patent Number: 7,063,963

Inventors: Collier-Hallman; Steven James (Frankenmuth, MI), Bright; Philip G. (Bay City, MI), Cammin; Clane J. (Midland, MI), Ratouth; Hentianarisoa (Saginaw, MI)
Title: Tachometer apparatus and method for motor velocity measurement
Patent Number: 7,075,290

Inventors: Collins; Allen R. (Ortonville, MI)
Title: Push rod to brake pedal assembly and method of assembly
Patent Number: 7,748,289

Inventors: Collins; Ian Ralph (Sunbury-on-Thames, GB), Goodwin; Stephen Paul (London, GB)
Title: Process for dehydrating gas
Patent Number: 7,074,258

Inventors: Colman; Derek Alan (Fleet, GB), Hesketh; Trevor John (Weybridge, GB), Reid; Ian Allan Beattie (Southfields, GB), Woodfin; William Terence (North Waltham, GB)
Title: Process for the catalytic oxidation of hydrocarbons
Patent Number: 7,074,838

Inventors: Colmenero; Alex (Lemon Grove, CA)
Title: Protective covering device for pick up trucks
Patent Number: 7,073,840

Inventors: Cooper; Randy G. (Jackson, TN), Etter; Mark A. (Jackson, TN), Griffin; Greg K. (Humboldt, TN), Allen; Ginger L. (Jackson, TN), Kilbourne; Derrick (Jackson, TN)
Title: Switch assembly
Patent Number: 7,073,993

Inventors: Cope; Jason M. (Mebane, NC)
Title: Vehicle charger/flashlight
Patent Number: 7,073,923

Inventors: Corcoran; Robert F. (Oakham, MA)
Title: High precision multi-grit slicing blade
Patent Number: 7,073,496

Inventors: Corthesy; Yves (La Chaux-de-Fonds, CH), Charpier; Jean-Pierre (Morteau, FR)
Title: Timepiece comprising an alarm
Patent Number: 7,742,362

Inventors: Cosimano; Harry (Phillipsburg, NJ)
Title: Light fixture alignment tool
Patent Number: 7,748,127

Inventors: Cox; Steven R. (San Jose, CA), Quirk; Thomas R. (San Jose, CA)
Title: System for improving logistics, tracking and billing for worker's compensation insurance
Patent Number: 7,742,937

Inventors: Coyle; Peter J. (Newtown, PA), Pletcher; Timothy A. (Eastampton, NJ), Davis; Timothy J. (Columbus, NJ), Mangru; Shakuntala (New Egypt, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for concentrated airborne particle collection
Patent Number: 7,062,982

Inventors: Craig; Curtis D. (Carriere, MS), Townsend; Derek A. (Slidell, LA), Brady; James P. (Mandeville, LA)
Title: Launch vehicle stage integration device
Patent Number: 7,748,663

Inventors: Cramer; Berndt (Leonberg, DE), Schumann; Bernd (Rutesheim, DE)
Title: Method and device for detecting the concentration of an oxygen-containing compound in an analyte gas
Patent Number: 7,073,369

Inventors: Craps; Terry (Lexington, SC), Spearing; Ian G. (Westerville, OH), Brown; Matthew F. W. (Lake St. Louis, MO), Voshell; John E. (Columbia, SC), Ruth; John D. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling the temperature of an electronic device
Patent Number: 7,062,934

Inventors: Cremer; Cornelius (Poing, DE)
Title: Method for dispersion compensation regulation
Patent Number: 7,076,173

Inventors: Crevier; Thomas (Sunnyvale, CA), Archibald; William B. (Foster City, CA), Hornbostel; Marc (Palo Alto, CA), Schaefer; Dieter (Goleta, CA), Boussie; Thomas (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Analysis of chemical data from images
Patent Number: 7,076,115

Inventors: Crider, III; William A. (Metter, GA), Hudspeth; Phil (Metter, GA), Winston; May (Metter, GA)
Title: Ground meat products including meat from spent egg-laying hens
Patent Number: 7,074,442

Inventors: Croak; Marian (Fair Haven, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for utilizing a tiered flat rate pricing structure in a packet network
Patent Number: 7,738,641

Inventors: Crouch; James Todd (Danville, KY), Smith; Shawn M. (Lancaster, KY), Leguen-Perez; Julio C. (Danville, KY)
Title: Hand-held and conversion vacuum cleaner with adapter
Patent Number: 8,769,764

Inventors: Crowley; Robert J. (Sudbury, MA), Hamm; Mark A. (Lynnfield, MA)
Title: Large area thermal ablation
Patent Number: 7,749,159

Inventors: Crum; Jesse D. (Fort Scott, KS)
Title: Pocketed business communication assembly having resiliently biased attention direction piece imaged with matching indicia
Patent Number: 7,735,719

Inventors: Cui; Zhongmin (Zhejiang Province, CN)
Title: Collapsible easy chair
Patent Number: 7,063,380

Inventors: Cunningham; Gail M. (Oxford, MI)
Title: Fluid-borne noise suppression in an automotive power steering system
Patent Number: 7,063,181

Inventors: Cutler; Thomas Charles (Madison Heights, VA)
Title: Portable mirror device
Patent Number: 7,063,427

Inventors: D'Amora; Bruce D. (New Milford, CT)
Title: Fast lighting processors
Patent Number: 7,075,530

Inventors: Daehler; Peter (Remigen, CH), Baechle; Ralf (Weilheim, DE)
Title: Method for balancing a three-point DC intermediate circuit, and an apparatus for carrying out the method
Patent Number: 7,064,460

Inventors: Dalal; Parin Bhadrik (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Interval matching circuit for classification
Patent Number: 7,076,615

Inventors: Damera-Venkata; Niranjan (Palo Alto, CA), Chang; Nelson Liang An (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Image display system
Patent Number: 7,742,011

Inventors: Dave; Nikhil (San Diego, CA)
Title: Non-intrusive knowledge suite for evaluation of latencies in IP networks
Patent Number: 7,742,415

Inventors: David; Patrick (Saint Cyr sur Loire, FR), Bompard; Bruno (Lyons, FR), Bonnand; Jean Luc (St. Joseph, FR)
Title: Closed tubular fibrous architecture and manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,770,081

Inventors: Davidson; Ron Yaacov (30900 Zichron Yaacov, IL), Davidson; Nathaniel (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Vehicle identification means detection and evasion system
Patent Number: 7,076,349

Inventors: Davila; Gabriel (Chihuahua, MX)
Title: Fuel level sensor
Patent Number: 7,062,966

Inventors: Davis; Bruce L. (Lake Oswego, OR), Rhoads; Geoffrey B. (West Linn, OR)
Title: Methods and objects employing machine readable data
Patent Number: 7,076,084

Inventors: Davis; Simon John (Stittsville, CA), King; Denis Junior (Ottawa, CA), Pike; Dion (Stittsville, CA), Chow; Joey M. W. (Nepean, CA), Megarity; Mark R. (Ottawa, CA)
Title: Method for fixed and replaceable module architecture
Patent Number: 8,769,808

Inventors: Davison; Fred E. (Highwood, MT)
Title: Wind and water power generation device using a rail system
Patent Number: 7,075,191

Inventors: Dayton; Douglas C. (Harvard, MA), Park; Sung (Newton, MA), Florence; Mark R (Newton, MA)
Title: Faucet flow timing system that monitors volume of water usage
Patent Number: 7,742,883

Inventors: De Godoi; Alisson Negrisolo (Sao Paulo, BR)
Title: Asset management system to monitor and control greenhouse gas emissions
Patent Number: 8,762,250

Inventors: De Malet; Etienne (Versailles, FR), Hottebart; Pascal (Eragny, FR)
Title: Motor vehicle exhaust system
Patent Number: 8,769,930

Inventors: De Smet; Marie-Anne (Monbrun, FR)
Title: Process and device for monitoring the illumination of lamp bulbs
Patent Number: 7,742,161

Inventors: de Souza; Jorge Campello (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Multimedia storage device having digital write-only area
Patent Number: 7,076,625

Inventors: Dean; John E (Stormville, NY)
Title: Temporal dithering to increase dynamic range of images in sequentially illuminated displays
Patent Number: 7,064,795

Inventors: Decanio; William Andrew (Castaic, CA), Adley; Paul Nelson (Agoura Hills, CA), Tice; Robert Garrison (Canyon Drive, CA)
Title: Loudspeaker baffle isolation system
Patent Number: 7,073,624

Inventors: Decker; Christopher Vincent (Appleton, WI), Bechyne; Christopher Michael (Appleton, WI), Kehn; Stephen Robert (Appleton, WI), Mahaffey; Cleary E. (Appleton, WI), Velazquez; Herb Flores (Neenah, WI), Wydeven; John Martin (Little Chute, WI), Huang; Yung Hsiang (Appleton, WI)
Title: Dispenser for housing a plurality of folded wet wipes
Patent Number: 7,073,684

Inventors: Deguchi; Makoto (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus and its control method
Patent Number: 8,762,671

Inventors: Delbruck; Tobias (Zurich, CH), Liu; Shih-Chii (Zurich, CH), Zahnd; Samual (Zurich, CH), Lichtsteiner; Patrick (Lucerne, CH)
Title: Photosensitive device with low power consumption
Patent Number: 7,075,130

Inventors: DeMers; Robert E. (Elk River, MN), Meyers; David W. (Brooklyn Park, MN), Buchanan; Brian R. (Overland Park, KS), Spoor; David T. (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Method and system for context sensitive aircraft navigation
Patent Number: 7,742,847

Inventors: Den Brinker; Albertus Cornelis (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method and apparatus to encode and decode multi-channel audio signals
Patent Number: 7,742,912

Inventors: Denker; Stephen (Mequon, WI), Bulkes; Cherik (Sussex, WI), Beutler; Arthur J. (Greendale, WI)
Title: Radio frequency antenna for a wireless intravascular medical device
Patent Number: 7,749,265

Inventors: Denny; William Alexander (Auckland, NZ), Wilson; William Robert (Auckland, NZ), Ware; David Charles (Auckland, NZ), Atwell; Graham John (Auckland, NZ), Milbank; Jared Bruce (Auckland, NZ), Stevenson; Ralph James (Auckland, NZ)
Title: Anti-cancer 2,3-dihydro-1H-pyrrolo[3,2-f]quinoline complexes of cobalt and chromium
Patent Number: 7,064,117

Inventors: Dermott; Ross E. (Boise, ID), Gomm; Tyler J. (Meridian, ID)
Title: Measure-controlled delay circuit with reduced playback error
Patent Number: 7,076,012

Inventors: Derti; Gzim (Schnecksville, PA)
Title: Controlling timeslot delay in a digital communication system
Patent Number: 7,742,506

Inventors: DeSorbo; Alexander P. (Woodbury, CT)
Title: Dual power supply for electronic devices
Patent Number: 7,736,773

Inventors: Deutschmann; Frank (Darien, CT), Tilly; Benjamin J. (New York, NY)
Title: Method and system for single signon for multiple remote sites of a computer network
Patent Number: 7,743,404

Inventors: Devarakonda; Murthy V. (Peekskill, NY), Ghosh; Rahul (Durham, NC), Naik; Vijay K. (Pleasantville, NY)
Title: Managing risk in resource over-committed systems
Patent Number: 8,762,525

Inventors: Dey; Sujit (San Diego, CA), Wong; Douglas (San Diego, CA), Wen; Jiangtao (La Jolla, CA), Takebuchi; Yusuke (San Diego, CA), Arole; Parag (Carlsbad, CA), Panigrahi; Debashi (San Diego, CA)
Title: Digital content buffer for adaptive streaming
Patent Number: 7,743,161

Inventors: DeYonker; Aaron J. (Seattle, WA), Potrebic; Peter J. (Calistoga, CA), Taylor; Thomas H. (Redmond, WA), Fong; Jeffrey C. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Video recording conflict management and user interface
Patent Number: 7,743,398

Inventors: Dhurandhar; Amit (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Predictions using aggregate information
Patent Number: 8,762,314

Inventors: Dias; Carlos (Carouge, CH)
Title: Timepiece equipped with a device for displaying two time zones
Patent Number: 7,075,800

Inventors: Dias; Carlos (Carouge, CH)
Title: Mechanical hour and minute display device
Patent Number: 7,075,860

Inventors: Dick; Stephen G. (Nesconset, NY), Zeira; Eldad (Huntington, NY)
Title: Access and backoff mechanism
Patent Number: 7,065,065

Inventors: Dickens; Louie A. (Tucson, AZ), Faries; Olive P. (Tucson, AZ), Holley; Laurence W. (Tucson, AZ), Jackson; Sheri L. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Best practices analysis of zones and components in a network
Patent Number: 8,762,503

Inventors: Dickenson, Jr.; George H. (Lexington, SC)
Title: Foundation wall, construction kit and method
Patent Number: 7,062,885

Inventors: Dierks, Jr.; Herman Dietrich (Round Rock, TX), Jain; Vinit (Austin, TX), Mena, III; Agustin (Austin, TX), Venkatsubra; Venkat (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for an improved bulk read socket call
Patent Number: 7,065,581

Inventors: DiFrank; Frank J. (Toledo, OH), Shue; Larry N. (Woodville, OH), Kirkman; Thomas R. (Perrysburg, OH)
Title: Method of and apparatus for transferring articles from a first position to a second position
Patent Number: 7,063,498

Inventors: Dillinger; Thomas (Wermelskirchen, DE)
Title: Height adjustable headrest for a vehicle seat
Patent Number: 7,748,784

Inventors: Ding; Meng (Mountain View, CA), Ho; Kuok San (Santa Clara, CA), Lin; Tsann (Saratoga, CA), Tzeng; Huey-Ming (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of forming an embedded read element
Patent Number: 7,062,838

Inventors: Dinwoodie; David L. (Flower Mound, TX)
Title: Interactive remote auction bidding system
Patent Number: 7,076,460

Inventors: DiPanni; Helen (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for cleaning, drying and sanitizing produce
Patent Number: 7,748,393

Inventors: Distel; Richard Henry (Warren, MI), Distel; Richard Albert (Warren, MI)
Title: Apparatus to improve the aerodynamics, fuel economy, docking and handling of heavy trucks
Patent Number: 7,748,771

Inventors: Dixon; Philip Allan (Missoula, MT)
Title: Periscope swim goggles
Patent Number: 7,062,796

Inventors: Dobbins; Kurt A. (Bedford, NH), Miller; Brett A. (Northborough, MA), Caram; Bruce E. (Hudson, MA)
Title: Scaleable flow-based application and subscriber traffic control
Patent Number: 7,743,166

Inventors: Dodd; James M. (Shingle Springs, CA)
Title: Adaptive page management
Patent Number: 7,076,617

Inventors: Doehling; Annelie (Muenster, DE), Kreher; Helga (Muenster, DE), Lauscher; Dirk (Darmstadt, DE)
Title: Colorant with nacreous luster for keratin fibers
Patent Number: 7,749,283

Inventors: Doffing; Brian (Roseville, MN), Taller; James A. (White Bear Lake, MN), Sherwood; Gregory J. (North Oaks, MN), Shiroff; Jason A. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for a capacitor shell including two mateable cupped components
Patent Number: 7,075,777

Inventors: Donders; Steven (Horb, DE)
Title: Hydrostatic machine with compensated sleeves
Patent Number: 7,073,427

Inventors: Dondurur; Memhet (Dhahran, SA), Sahin; Ahmet Z. (Dhahran, SA)
Title: Recirculating dryer
Patent Number: 8,769,840

Inventors: Donges; Markus (Mannheim, DE), Meyer; Helmut (Wiesloch, DE), Mueller; Robert (Moerlenbach, DE), Scholz; Holger (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Protective device for a delivery device
Patent Number: 7,073,788

Inventors: Donohoe; Kevin G. (Boise, ID), Becker; David S. (Boise, ID)
Title: Etchant and method of use
Patent Number: 7,074,724

Inventors: Dore; David James (Melbourne, GB)
Title: Blasting nozzle
Patent Number: 7,074,117

Inventors: Dorendorf; Bruce (Winnebago, MN), Ripley; Veryln (Elmore, MN)
Title: Spraying device system and method of dispersing and disseminating materials
Patent Number: 7,073,734

Inventors: Dover; Lance W. (Fair Oaks, CA)
Title: Memory control for multiple read requests
Patent Number: 7,076,627

Inventors: Downs; Norman L. (St. Peters, MO)
Title: Refrigerated merchandiser with fan-powered rear discharge
Patent Number: 7,062,932

Inventors: Driessen; James Leonard (Lindon, UT), Aker; Joshua (Lindon, UT)
Title: SCART-card (secure consumer advantaged retail trading)
Patent Number: 7,742,993

Inventors: Dringenberg; Steven A. (Eldorado Hills, CA), Herold; Michael A. (Akron, OH)
Title: Angularly adjustable illuminated spoiler
Patent Number: 7,063,375

Inventors: Droste; Manfred (Limburg-Offheim, DE)
Title: Power tool
Patent Number: 7,073,608

Inventors: Drucker; Andrew Scott (Newbury Park, CA)
Title: Chemical injection using an adjustable depth air sparging system
Patent Number: 7,748,931

Inventors: Drzaic; Paul (Lexington, MA), Wilcox; Russell J. (Natick, MA)
Title: Full color reflective display with multichromatic sub-pixels
Patent Number: 7,075,502

Inventors: Du; Ben-Chuan (Kweishan, TW), Li; Yung-Li (Kweishan, TW)
Title: Printing apparatus and method for improving quality of printing image
Patent Number: 7,063,400

Inventors: Du; Daniel Y. (Milan, MI), Fyfe; Matthew Colin Thor (Witney, GB), Procter; Martin James (Bicester, GB), Schofield; Karen Lesley (Oxford, GB), Shah; Vilasben Kanji (Hall Green, GB), Williams; Geoffrey Martyn (Oxford, GB)
Title: Androgen receptor antagonists
Patent Number: 7,064,207

Inventors: Duan; Cheng Gang (Shanghai, CN), Hua; Lin (Shanghai, CN), Shaffer; Michael S. (Lynnfield, MA)
Title: Synchronous transport signal mapper with payload extraction and insertion functionality
Patent Number: 7,742,493

Inventors: Dubois; Jean-Marc (Bremgarten, SE), Straub; Jurgen (Albershausen, DE), Mathews; Christian (Weil der Stadt, DE), Feilner; Thomas (Marktgroningen, DE)
Title: Large load carrier
Patent Number: 7,748,330

Inventors: Ducray; Pierre (Village-Neuf, FR), Bouvier; Jacques (Neuchatel, CH)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition containing aminocetonitrile compounds and the use thereof for the preparation of a pharmaceutical composition for the treatment of endoparasitic pests in animals
Patent Number: 7,063,856

Inventors: Duffy; Robert J. (Poway, CA), Severe; Lon M. (San Diego, CA), Richards; Edward M. (Pleasanton, CA), DeKalb; Shawn W. (San Diego, CA), Stewart; James P. (San Diego, CA), Coleman; Dale (Santa Clarita, CA), Vanderveen; Timothy (Poway, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for power connection in a modular patient care system
Patent Number: 7,074,205

Inventors: Duffy; Seamus (Lanseborough, IE), Buchanan; Nigel (Fife, GB)
Title: Fold-away wrench set
Patent Number: 7,073,413

Inventors: Duggins; Michael D. (Basseterre, KN)
Title: Nest-like infant bed system
Patent Number: 8,769,737

Inventors: Dunstan; Robert A. (Forest Grove, OR)
Title: Efficient method to obtain device addresses from devices on a bus
Patent Number: 7,076,571

Inventors: Dupont; Bernard (Creutzwald, FR), Paul; Jean-Michel (Metz, FR)
Title: Process for preparing (meth)acrylic anhydride
Patent Number: 7,074,957

Inventors: Dworkis; Charles H. (Dallas, TX), Fitzpatrick; Gregory P. (Keller, TX), Fu; Tze-Rong (Coppell, TX)
Title: Automated research engine
Patent Number: 7,076,484

Inventors: Earhart; Tod R. (Mead, CO), Ayres; Mark (Boulder, CO), Loechel; Will (Wheat Ridge, CO), Hill; Adrian (Lyons, CO), Pharris; Kenton (Longmont, CO), Curtis; Kevin (Longmont, CO), Wilson; William L. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Data protection system
Patent Number: 7,739,577

Inventors: Easton; Janet R. (Woodstock, NY), Hagspiel; Norbert (Wendlingen, DE), Nerz; Bernd (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Dequeue operation using mask vector to manage input/output interruptions
Patent Number: 8,762,615

Inventors: Eberlein; Matthias (Gilching, DE)
Title: Frequency stabilization technique for self oscillating modulator
Patent Number: 7,075,803

Inventors: Ebert; Rolf (Eckental, DE)
Title: Method and device for measuring plasticity of materials such as ceramic raw materials and masses
Patent Number: 7,062,951

Inventors: Eches; Nicolas (Plaimpied, FR), Bouchaud; Dominique (Bourges, FR)
Title: Perforating ammunition
Patent Number: 7,063,020

Inventors: Eglmeier; Hans (Nuremberg, DE), Kleinert; Oliver (Nuremberg, DE)
Title: Dispenser with a metering device
Patent Number: 7,073,689

Inventors: Eguchi; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Okuda; Masanori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Facsimile apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,682

Inventors: Ehrlich; Richard M. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Servo demodulator systems including multiple servo demodulators
Patent Number: 7,075,742

Inventors: Ein-Gal; Moshe (Ramat Hasharon 47203, IL)
Title: Stationary source radiotherapy
Patent Number: 7,748,902

Inventors: Ekholm; Peter (Turku, FI), Luttikhedde; Hendrik (Raisio, FI), Maaranen; Janne (Kerava, FI), Penninkangas; Antti (Kaarina, FI), Wilen; Carl-Eric (Espoo, FI)
Title: Metallocene catalysts containing an idenyl moiety substituted at the 4,-5,-6- or 7-position by a siloxy or germyloxy group
Patent Number: 7,074,863

Inventors: Elberse; Arik (Knocknacarra, IE), Yoakum; John H. (Cary, NC)
Title: Using interactive communication session cookies in web sessions
Patent Number: 8,756,326

Inventors: Elder; Michael D. (Greer, SC), Jho; Jason Y. (Raleigh, NC), Rokosz; Vaughn T. (Newton, MA), Schirmer; Andrew L. (Andover, MA), Schultz; Matthew (Ithaca, NY)
Title: System and method for evaluating information aggregates by visualizing associated categories
Patent Number: 7,065,532

Inventors: Elliot; Jack Gaynor (Penfield, NY)
Title: Feedback-based document handling control system
Patent Number: 7,748,708

Inventors: Elliott; John C. (Tucson, AZ), Islam; Shah Mohammad Rezaul (Tucson, AZ), Kubo; Robert A. (Tucson, AZ), Lucas; Gregg S. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Apparatus and method to assign addresses to a plurality of information storage devices
Patent Number: 7,743,201

Inventors: Elmhurst; Daniel R. (Cameron Park, CA), Ramamurthi; Karthikeyan (Folsom, CA), Ngo; Quan H. (Sacramento, CA), Melcher; Robert L. (Folsom, CA)
Title: High bandwidth datapath load and test of multi-level memory cells
Patent Number: 7,075,822

Inventors: Elwell; Michael Peter (Amherst, OH)
Title: Pill container opener
Patent Number: 7,748,293

Inventors: Emerson; Dave (Nixa, MO)
Title: Surface analysis preceding electrofusion of thermoplastics
Patent Number: 7,064,300

Inventors: Emons; Martijn Johannes Lambertus (Nijmegen, NL)
Title: Cache interface circuit for automatic control of cache bypass modes and associated power savings
Patent Number: 7,076,612

Inventors: Emori; Akihiko (Hitachi, JP), Toyota; Eiichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Suzuki; Masato (Urizura-machi, JP), Shimada; Motomi (Hitachinaka, JP), Miyauchi; Tsutomu (Hitachi, JP), Kinoshita; Takuya (Yokosuka, JP), Miyazaki; Hideki (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Power control unit
Patent Number: 7,075,306

Inventors: Emoto; Keiji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Temperature adjustment apparatus, exposure apparatus having the temperature adjustment apparatus, and semiconductor device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,064,804

Inventors: Endl; Josef (Weilheim, DE), Stahl; Peter (Bernried, DE), Albert; Winfried (Eberfing, DE), Jung; Guenther-Gerhard (Tubingen, DE), Schendel; Dolores J. (Munchen, DE), Meinl; Edgar (Krailling, DE), Dornmair; Klaus (Emmering, DE)
Title: Antigen-specific, activated T lymphocytes, detection and use
Patent Number: 7,064,190

Inventors: Endo; Tetsuo (Wako, JP), Shimizu; Haruhiko (Wako, JP), Motohashi; Go (Wako, JP)
Title: HC-adsorbent for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,063,818

Inventors: Engel; Gisbert (Luttum, DE), Prahm; Andreas (Barssel, DE)
Title: Method and device for controlling closed packages
Patent Number: 7,748,254

Inventors: Englman; Allon G. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Slot-keno video gaming machine
Patent Number: 7,749,065

Inventors: Epstein; Arthur J. (Bexley, OH)
Title: Spin driven resistors and nanogates
Patent Number: 7,075,815

Inventors: Erden; Mehmet Fatih (Pittsburgh, PA), Keizer; Richard L. (Minnetonka, MN), Sacks; Alexei Hiram (Edina, MN), Ellis; Timothy Francis (Tonka Bay, MN)
Title: Position error signal quality
Patent Number: 7,064,914

Inventors: Erez; Eran (Ein HaShofet, IL)
Title: Process and system for loading firmware
Patent Number: 8,762,494

Inventors: Erickson; Chris J. (Garden Grove, CA), Toh; Chin H. (Orange, CA)
Title: Re-configurable bushing and drill incorporating same
Patent Number: 7,073,989

Inventors: Erva; Hemalatha (Fremont, CA), Qiu; Hong (Union City, CA), Bao; Junwei (Palo Alto, CA), Vuong; Vi (Fremont, CA)
Title: Allocating processing units to generate simulated diffraction signals used in optical metrology
Patent Number: 7,742,888

Inventors: Eschbach; Reiner (Webster, NY), Crean; Peter (Penfield, NY)
Title: Pre-press production image alert system and method
Patent Number: 7,742,200

Inventors: Espenshade; Gregg R. (Narvon, PA), Sellers; Gregory S. (Christiana, PA), Hartenstine; Curtis M. (Birdsboro, PA)
Title: Stroller with drop-down basket
Patent Number: 7,073,815

Inventors: Esque; Brian (Cary, NC), Derler; Ray (Ballwin, MO), Swartz; Ashley J. (Lewisberry, PA), Osborn; Roger (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Automatic notification of personal emergency contacts from a wireless communications device
Patent Number: 7,076,235

Inventors: Essaian; Stepan (San Jose, CA), Shchegrov; Andrei (Campbell, CA)
Title: Compact solid-state laser with nonlinear frequency conversion using periodically poled materials
Patent Number: 7,742,510

Inventors: Evans; Gregory M. (Raleigh, NC), Roberts; Thomas A. (Fuquay-Varina, NC), Evans; James (Apex, NC)
Title: RDMA to streaming protocol driver
Patent Number: 8,762,476

Inventors: Everett; Darrell (Rome, GA)
Title: Portable apparatus for reducing vegetation and method for using same
Patent Number: 7,748,421

Inventors: Fabian; Carl E. (Miami, FL), Anderson, III; Philip M. (Madison, NJ), Fish; Gordon E. (Upper Montclair, NJ)
Title: Miniature magnetomechanical marker for electronic article surveillance system
Patent Number: 7,075,440

Inventors: Fabian; Gabor (Brampton, CA)
Title: Wire tensioning arrangement
Patent Number: 7,748,659

Inventors: Fabre; Gilles (Le Cres, FR), Parrish; Jeff (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Method and system for navigating a display screen for locating a desired item of information
Patent Number: 7,075,512

Inventors: Falconer; Maynard C. (Portland, OR), Ball; Zane A. (Portland, OR)
Title: Same edge strobing for source synchronous bus systems
Patent Number: 7,076,677

Inventors: Fanslow, III; William C. (Seattle, WA), Cerretti; Douglas P. (Seattle, WA), Poindexter; Kurt M. (Seattle, WA), Black; Roy A. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Use of integrin antagonists to inhibit angiogenesis
Patent Number: 7,074,408

Inventors: Farrar; Paul A. (South Burlington, VT)
Title: Method of using foamed insulators in three dimensional multichip structures
Patent Number: 7,064,007

Inventors: Farris; Alex (Pelham, AL), Nowak; Martin C. (Trussville, AL)
Title: Medical claims evaluation system
Patent Number: 7,739,128

Inventors: Faulkner; Gary J. (Melbourne, FL), Fox; Kevin L. (Palm Bay, FL), Morris; Tahia Infantes (Seabrook, TX), Wilson; Eric D. (Melbourne Beach, FL)
Title: Media asset management system for managing video segments from fixed-area security cameras and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,743,064

Inventors: Fauth; Lothar (Buehl, DE)
Title: Method for providing a worm on an armature shaft of an electric motor, and armature produced by the method
Patent Number: 7,073,249

Inventors: Fehrer; Detlef (Gundelfingen, DE), Heidepriem; Sebastian (Neuenburg, DE), Stadler; Edgar (Emmendingen, DE)
Title: Electronic apparatus for a bus system
Patent Number: 7,076,310

Inventors: Feijen; Fransiscus Hermannus (Leeuwarden, NL)
Title: Envelope closing mechanism and method for closing an envelope
Patent Number: 7,748,426

Inventors: Feldman; Theodore Philip (San Francisco, CA), Rice; David Andrew (Syracuse, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for wireless digital audio playback for player piano applications
Patent Number: 7,742,832

Inventors: Feng; Jeffrey T. (Urbana, IL), Caruth; David Charles (Champaign, IL)
Title: Current mirror biasing circuit with power control for HBT power amplifiers
Patent Number: 7,064,614

Inventors: Feng; Lin (Shenzhen, CN), Leung; Hoichi (Hong Kong, CN), Leung; Lok Shun (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Casement window with multi-angle locking window sash
Patent Number: 8,769,873

Inventors: Feng; Wei Wen (Taipei, TW)
Title: Low-power bandgap reference circuits having relatively less components
Patent Number: 7,075,282

Inventors: Fereira; Pamela J. (Santa Clara, CA), Berry; Stephen A. (Hollister, CA)
Title: Osmotic delivery system with early zero order push power engine
Patent Number: 7,074,423

Inventors: Ferguson; Patrick J. (Portland, OR)
Title: Brachytherapy spacer
Patent Number: 7,749,151

Inventors: Ferrari; Marc (Vert le Petit, FR), Gaudre; Marie (Le Haillan, FR), Tauzia; Jean-Michel (Blanquefort, FR)
Title: Method and plant for the destruction of a fuze mounted on a munition
Patent Number: 7,073,424

Inventors: Fidock; Mark D. (Sandwich, GB), Robas; Nicola M. (Sandwich, GB)
Title: Phosphodiesterase enzymes
Patent Number: 7,063,971

Inventors: Filgas; David M. (Newbury Park, CA), Haran; Frank (Carp, CA), Mank; Andreas (Kanata, CA), Robertson; John (Salem, NH)
Title: Waveguide architecture, waveguide devices for laser processing and beam control, and laser processing applications
Patent Number: 7,065,121

Inventors: Finchum; Ray A. (Cameron, OK)
Title: Surge device for air drilling
Patent Number: 7,073,612

Inventors: Finkelstein; Ehud (Tel Aviv, IL), Livne; Sarig (Tel Aviv, IL), Shoham; Doron (Shoham, IL), Michaeli; Amir (Hertzelya, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating and using dynamic mappings between sets of entities such as between output queues and ports in a communications system
Patent Number: 7,075,940

Inventors: Fischell; Michael (Stuhr, DE), Timm; Martin (Suederstapel, DE)
Title: Illumination device for a monitoring camera
Patent Number: 7,738,033

Inventors: Flis; Joe E. (Schenectady, NY)
Title: Apparatus, system and method for dispensing paper from a paper roll
Patent Number: 7,073,745

Inventors: Florea; Erica J. (Coral Springs, FL)
Title: Flow regulator device and method of using
Patent Number: 7,074,212

Inventors: Fogelson; Bruce A. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Builders on-line assistant
Patent Number: 7,076,455

Inventors: Folkmar; Jan (Weggis, CH)
Title: Tube clip
Patent Number: 7,062,822

Inventors: Fonden; Tony (Spanga, SE), Klingberg; Mats (Enskede, SE)
Title: Adaptation of IQ-error compensation
Patent Number: 7,742,539

Inventors: Fong; Charles K. (Radnor, PA)
Title: Compression ring horizontal bracing system for building structures
Patent Number: 7,073,305

Inventors: Foote; Steven A. (Issaquah, WA), Collins; Paul H. (Issaquah, WA), Milne; J. Christopher (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Pyramid socket suspension
Patent Number: 7,073,380

Inventors: Forbes; Leonard (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Service programmable logic arrays with low tunnel barrier interpoly insulators
Patent Number: 7,074,673

Inventors: Forbes; Leonard (Corvallis, OR)
Title: 4F.sup.2 EEPROM NROM memory arrays with vertical devices
Patent Number: 7,075,146

Inventors: Forbes; Leonard (Corvallis, OR)
Title: Programmable memory address and decode circuits with low tunnel barrier interpoly insulators
Patent Number: 7,075,829

Inventors: Ford; Jeff S. (Madison, AL), Belote; Jeff (Madison, AL)
Title: Video card with interchangeable connector module
Patent Number: 7,742,052

Inventors: Foreman; Chuck (Warsaw, IN), Allen; Kraig (Warsaw, IN), Conley; John (Claypool, IN), Brown; Dennis (Warsaw, IN)
Title: Surgical instrument case
Patent Number: 7,748,529

Inventors: Forestan; Egidio (Camisano Vicentino, IT), Binotto; Stefano (Thiene, IT)
Title: Adjustment of device for setting laminar plate elements
Patent Number: 7,063,305

Inventors: Forster; David C. (Los Altos Hills, CA), Heneveld; Scott (Whitmore, CA), Walsh; Brandon (Syracuse, UT), Beckey; Brian (Woodside, CA)
Title: Methods and devices for delivery of prosthetic heart valves and other prosthetics
Patent Number: 7,749,266

Inventors: Foster; Peter Graham (Kent Town, AU), Kouznetsov; Alex (Oaklands Park, AU), Vlasenko; Mykola (Northgate, AU)
Title: Distributed synchronization and timing system for generating local clock signal based on a desired clock signal embedded in USB data stream
Patent Number: 8,762,762

Inventors: Foster; Robert Kimberlin (Austin, TX), Lee; Van Hoa (Cedar Park, TX), Smith; Timothy Albert (Austin, TX), Willoughby; David R. (Austin, TX)
Title: Nonvolatile logical partition system data management
Patent Number: 7,065,761

Inventors: Frain; John J. (Breezy Point, NY)
Title: Electronic bingo game player and method for playing electronic bingo
Patent Number: 7,749,067

Inventors: Franklin; Rick (Orlando, FL), Gauntlett; Sherry (Orlando, FL)
Title: Ice chest cooler and temporary air conditioner
Patent Number: 7,748,235

Inventors: Frankowsky; Gerd (Hohenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn, DE), Hedler; Harry (Germering, DE), Vasquez; Barbara (Orinda, CA)
Title: Semiconductor circuit module and method for fabricating semiconductor circuit modules
Patent Number: 7,074,696

Inventors: Frauen; Holger (Hamburg, DE), Gnauck; Tomas (Neu Wulmstorf, DE), Klemkow; Eike (Schwerin, DE)
Title: Device for transporting components for transportation systems
Patent Number: 7,735,817

Inventors: Freeburn; Charles W. (Fremont, IN)
Title: Pavement profiler
Patent Number: 7,748,789

Inventors: Freudelsperger; Karl (Hart bei Graz, AT)
Title: Vertical conveyor in a commissioning system for vertically conveying goods that are to be transported
Patent Number: 7,748,519

Inventors: Friedland; Bernard (Sarasota, FL), Hirschman; Shalom Z. (Riverdale, NY), Taraporewala; Irach B. (White Plains, NY)
Title: Preparation of a therapeutic composition
Patent Number: 7,074,767

Inventors: Frommelt; Markus (Schaan, LI), Buechel; Franz (Ruggell, LI), Dittrich; Tilo (Gams, AT), Boenig; Stefan (Achberg-Esseratsweiler, DE)
Title: Explosion power-operated setting tool
Patent Number: 7,073,698

Inventors: Frontiero; William H. (Gloucester, MA), Howe; Sherard J. (San Antonio, TX), Murata; Spencer T. (Westford, MA)
Title: Build process management system
Patent Number: 8,762,944

Inventors: Frutschy; Kristopher J. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Induction-based heating for chip attach
Patent Number: 7,064,004

Inventors: Fu; Zhenxing (Ann Arbor, MI), Yockey; Karienne A. (Ypsilanti, MI), Aiello; Frank J. (Canton, MI), Winkelman; James R. (Bloomfield, MI), Haas; Frank J. (Northville, MI)
Title: Apparatus for DC motor position detection with capacitive ripple current extraction
Patent Number: 7,064,509

Inventors: Fuertges; Matthias W. G. (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Vehicle occupant sensor system
Patent Number: 7,075,449

Inventors: Fujii; Takako (Kyoto, JP), Saka; Risa (Kyoto, JP), Murakami; Toshiko (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Garment
Patent Number: 7,074,204

Inventors: Fujima; Shiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Redundancy control circuit which surely programs program elements and semiconductor memory using the same
Patent Number: 7,075,835

Inventors: Fujimoto; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Asakawa; Koji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: White LED and manufacturing method therefor
Patent Number: 7,737,460

Inventors: Fujiwara; Kotaro (Tokyo, JP), Tachi; Yuuichi (Tokyo, JP), Miyabe; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Tamiki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Programmable controller
Patent Number: 7,076,641

Inventors: Fukada; Shinichi (Hino, JP), Hashimoto; Naotaka (Koganei, JP), Kojima; Masanori (Fussa, JP), Momiji; Hiroshi (London, GB), Abe; Hiromi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Masayuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Method of fabricating semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,074,665

Inventors: Fukada; Shinichi (Hino, JP), Hashimoto; Naotaka (Koganei, JP), Kojima; Masanori (Fussa, JP), Momiji; Hiroshi (London, GB), Abe; Hiromi (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Masayuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Method of fabricating semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,064,040

Inventors: Fukasawa; Norio (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Toyota; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Tanaka; Tetsu (Tokyo, JP), Kubo; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Saito; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ishii; Satoru (Chiba, JP)
Title: Optical pickup device and optical disk device and optical device and composite optical element
Patent Number: 7,064,900

Inventors: Fukatsu; Yasuo (Abiko, JP), Kato; Hitoshi (Toride, JP), Ishikawa; Naoki (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Sheet punching apparatus and control method thereof
Patent Number: 8,770,073

Inventors: Fukuda; Masaru (Nishinomiya, JP), Toda; Hiroyuki (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Attitude sensing apparatus for determining the attitude of a mobile unit
Patent Number: 7,076,342

Inventors: Fukumoto; Makoto (Hamura, JP), Shinohara; Akira (Hannou, JP), Ogawa; Toshihiro (Iruma, JP)
Title: Method of determining optimum tracking offset value during optimum power control (OPC) for optical disk drive
Patent Number: 7,075,863

Inventors: Fukunaga; Katsutoshi (Chiryu, JP), Suzumura; Makoto (Chita, JP), Oya; Shigehiro (Toyoake, JP), Muramatsu; Akira (Chiryu, JP), Kunimatsu; Yukinobu (Aichi, JP)
Title: Door lock device
Patent Number: 7,063,360

Inventors: Fukushima; Naoto (Tatebayashi, JP), Yamamoto; Hiroshi (Gyouda, JP), Ishil; Takeshi (Fukaya, JP)
Title: Beverage dispenser
Patent Number: 7,735,687

Inventors: Fukushima; Rieko (Tokyo, JP), Takagi; Ayako (Yokosuka, JP), Saishu; Tatsuo (Tokyo, JP), Taira; Kazuki (Tokyo, JP), Hirayama; Yuzo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Method, device, and program for producing elemental image array for three-dimensional image display
Patent Number: 7,742,046

Inventors: Fukushima; Susumu (Osaka, JP), Hoshiai; Akihiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: On-vehicle antenna system and electronic apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,742,004

Inventors: Fukutomi; Takashi (Hiratsuka, JP), Makino; Satoshi (Wako, JP), Toyoshima; Takayuki (Wako, JP)
Title: Pneumatic tire
Patent Number: 7,063,115

Inventors: Fukuzawa; Hideaki (Sagamihara, JP), Yuasa; Hiromi (Yokohama, JP), Iwasaki; Hitoshi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Magnetoresistive element, magnetic head, magnetic recording apparatus, and magnetic memory
Patent Number: 7,742,262

Inventors: Fuller; Timothy J. (Pittsford, NY), Mishra; Satchidanand (Webster, NY), Yanus; John F. (Webster, NY), Horgan; Anthony M. (Pittsford, NY), Foley; Geoffrey M. T. (Fairport, NY), Yuh; Huoy-Jen (Pittsford, NY), Renfer; Dale S. (Webster, NY), Tong; Yuhua (Webster, NY), Dinh; Kenny-Tuan T. (Webster, NY), Silvestri; Markus R. (Fairport, NY), Graham; John F. (Oakville, CA)
Title: Photoconductive members
Patent Number: 7,074,533

Inventors: Funamizu; Hidenori (Kyoto, JP), Ishiyama; Nobuo (Kyoto, JP), Ikegami; Satoru (Kyoto, JP), Okuno; Tadashi (Kyoto, JP), Inoguchi; Kiyoshi (Kyoto, JP), Huang; Ping (Mountain View, CA), Loew; Gilda (Mountain View, CA)
Title: N-acylated lipophilic amino acid derivatives
Patent Number: 7,064,121

Inventors: Fung; Kwok Onn (GuangDong, CN)
Title: Culinary utensil
Patent Number: 7,748,889

Inventors: Furuie; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kondo; Makoto (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Drive circuit for semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,075,355

Inventors: Furumura; Kyoko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Edit device, edit method, and recorded medium
Patent Number: 7,063,591

Inventors: Gaeth; Gerald A. (Frankenmuth, MI), Ruth; Gregory P. (Birch Run, MI)
Title: Dual taper steering column lock bolt
Patent Number: 7,062,944

Inventors: Gaikwald; Rohit V. (San Diego, CA), Moorti; Rajendra T. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for carrier frequency offset estimation and correction in a wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,738,357

Inventors: Galeev; Felix (Brooklyn, NY)
Title: In-line roller skate
Patent Number: 7,063,335

Inventors: Gallotti; Manlio (Sao Paulo, BR), Nunes; George (Santos, BR)
Title: Liquid softeners
Patent Number: 7,074,753

Inventors: Galyean; E. Taylor (New Orleans, LA), Galyean; Tinsley A. (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Computer-controlled hydrotherapy system
Patent Number: 8,769,733

Inventors: Gama; Shinkichi (Yokohama, JP), Shibazaki; Shogo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage device having secure test process
Patent Number: 7,076,667

Inventors: Gambiana; Dennis S. (Bloomington, MN), Blankenship; Bradford L. (Orono, MN)
Title: Variable speed controller for a family of multi-tap motors
Patent Number: 7,075,255

Inventors: Ganai; Malay (Plainsboro, NJ), Gupta; Aarti (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Computer implemented method of high-level synthesis for the efficient verification of computer software
Patent Number: 7,743,352

Inventors: Ganapathi; Srinivasan K. (Fremont, CA)
Title: Magnetoresistive semiconductor pressure sensors and fingerprint identification/verification sensors using same
Patent Number: 7,073,397

Inventors: Ganor; Ze'ev (Herzelia, IL), Rafaeli; Izhak (Haifa, IL), Shiv; Lior (Hillerode, DK), Karasikov; Nir (Haifa, IL)
Title: Multilayer piezoelectric motor
Patent Number: 7,075,211

Inventors: Gardner; Richard J. (Brier, WA), Schaefer; Karl J. (Everett, WA)
Title: Ladder support apparatus and methods
Patent Number: 7,073,629

Inventors: Garner; Harold R. (Flower Mound, TX), Munjuluri; Bala Nagendra Raja (Dallas, TX), Huebschman; Michael L. (Frisco, TX)
Title: Holographic projector
Patent Number: 7,738,151

Inventors: Geho; Jeffrey Edward (Aurora, IL), Cook, Jr.; Harold (Evergreen, CO), Olson; Christopher J. (Superior, CO), Atkinson; Michael L. (Lafayette, CO), Kennedy; William (Sunnybank Hills, AU)
Title: Linear drive metal forming machine
Patent Number: 7,073,365

Inventors: Geiger; Diethard (Velbert, DE)
Title: Lock for coin deposit container
Patent Number: 7,748,512

Inventors: Gelbman; Alexander (Mountain Lakes, NJ)
Title: Electronic menu display system employing a plurality of portable menus, each including an electronic-ink display label for displaying information updated by one or more activator modules within the restaurant
Patent Number: 7,748,626

Inventors: Gelbman; Alexander (Mountain Lakes, NJ)
Title: Card-sized electronic data storage device employing an electronic-ink layer for displaying graphical indicia
Patent Number: 7,748,627

Inventors: Geltser; Aleksandr (Stamford, CT), Gershman; Vladimir (Stamford, CT)
Title: Method and system for high-speed tablet counting and dispensing
Patent Number: 7,073,544

Inventors: Gensler, Jr.; Robert Stanley (Vail, AZ), Wilt; Andrew Nelson (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Efficiently restoring data from a sequential-access backup archive
Patent Number: 8,762,634

Inventors: Gerber; Nicholas D. (Moraga, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for establishing and running an exchange traded fund that tracks the performance of a commodity
Patent Number: 7,739,186

Inventors: Gerhard; Lutz (Seattle, WA), Kotler; Matthew J. (Kenmore, WA), Wells; Stephen T. (Seatttle, WA), Underhill; Thomas C. (Seattle, WA), Gueniot; Alexandre (Bouillargues, FR)
Title: Techniques for automated animation
Patent Number: 7,737,996

Inventors: Gershfang; Igor Y. (Chicago, IL), Karam; Erin Marie (West Lake Hills, TX), Patterson; John Martin (Toronto, CA), Rampton; William James (Naperville, IL), Reed; Kevin Niles (Arlington Heights, IL), Shaouy; William Phillip (Atlanta, GA), Solarte; Kurt James (Kirribilli, AT)
Title: Settlement house data management system
Patent Number: 8,762,427

Inventors: Gershfeld; Jack (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Method of encoding and decoding computer video signals for transmission over a twisted pair cable
Patent Number: 7,065,190

Inventors: Ghanwani; Anoop (North Billerica, MA), Fredette; Andre (Groton, MA), Doraswamy; Naganand (Arlington, MA)
Title: System, device, and method for establishing label switched paths across multiple autonomous systems
Patent Number: 7,076,559

Inventors: Ghelmansarai; Farhad Abbasi (Danville, CA), Collins; William F. (Clayton, CA)
Title: X-ray therapy electronic portal imaging system and method for artifact reduction
Patent Number: 7,076,023

Inventors: Ghijsen; Pim (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Use of low pressure distillate as absorber oil in a FCC recovery section
Patent Number: 7,074,323

Inventors: Gianchandani; Yogesh B. (Ann Arbor, MI), McNamara; Shamus P. (Ann Arbor, MI), Lee; Joohyung (Madison, WI), Basu; Amar (Troy, MI)
Title: Micromachined arrayed thermal probe apparatus, system for thermal scanning a sample in a contact mode and cantilevered reference probe for use therein
Patent Number: 7,073,938

Inventors: Giessler; Josef (Muhlenbach, DE)
Title: Threaded tool with coolant supply
Patent Number: 7,073,988

Inventors: Gill; Hardayal Singh (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: CPP sensor with in-stack biased free layer
Patent Number: 7,075,760

Inventors: Gill; Hardayal Singh (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Hard bias layer for read heads
Patent Number: 7,064,939

Inventors: Ginter; Karl L. (Beltsville, MD), Shear; Victor H. (Bethesda, MD), Spahn; Francis J. (El Cerrito, CA), Van Wie; David M. (Eugene, OR)
Title: Systems and methods for secure transaction management and electronic rights protection
Patent Number: 7,076,652

Inventors: Giraud; Jean-Pierre (Paris, FR), Nobilet; Roger (Torcy, FR)
Title: Dispenser of objects
Patent Number: 7,073,685

Inventors: Girod; Bernd (Spardorf, DE), Ericsson; Staffan (Brookline, MA), Resznik; Yuriy A. (Seattle, WA), Farber; Nikolaus (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing scalable pre-compressed digital video with reduced quantization based artifacts
Patent Number: 7,075,986

Inventors: Glass; Gareth (Staffordshire, GB), Roberts; Adrian (Nottinghamshire, GB)
Title: Protection of reinforcement
Patent Number: 7,749,362

Inventors: Glatt; Otto Gregory (Ballston Lake, NY)
Title: Panoramic camera
Patent Number: 7,742,070

Inventors: Goggin; Christopher M. (Wilmington, NC)
Title: Master signal transmitter with allied servant receiver to receive a directed signal from the transmitter
Patent Number: 7,064,662

Inventors: Gold; Kenneth (Allamuchy, NJ)
Title: High visibility ordnance
Patent Number: 7,735,423

Inventors: Gold; Peter (Sinzing, DE)
Title: Device for generating electromagnetic waves, method for operating a device of this type and method for modulating the electromagnetic waves to be generated using a device of this type in accordance with data to be transmitted
Patent Number: 7,064,312

Inventors: Goldenberg; Larry (New York, NY), Barham; Thomas (Stamford, CT)
Title: Photograph album accessory including audio playback device
Patent Number: 7,063,266

Inventors: Goldick; Jonathan Scott (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Inode based policy identifiers in a filing system
Patent Number: 7,743,038

Inventors: Goldschmidt; Cassio Brun (San Jose, CA)
Title: Incremental plotting of network topologies and other graphs through use of markup language
Patent Number: 7,075,536

Inventors: Goldstein; Seth Copen (Pittsburgh, PA), Rosewater; Daniel L. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Methods of chemically assembled electronic nanotechnology circuit fabrication
Patent Number: 7,064,000

Inventors: Gollier; Jacques (Painted Post, NY)
Title: Conversion device with multi-faceted output face and laser projection system incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,742,222

Inventors: Gomez; Ralph Gregory (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Incense timer
Patent Number: 7,736,605

Inventors: Gomi; Fumiteru (Abiko, JP), Ai; Ryuta (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus having a exposure control unit capable of changing an exposure ratio between a first exposure ratio and a second exposure ratio different from the first exposure ratio when a first exposure unit or second exposure unit exposes an image carrier on the basis of image data for forming an image with a certain density
Patent Number: 7,742,067

Inventors: Gomyo; Masato (Nagano, JP), Saichi; Masayoshi (Nagano, JP), Suginobu; Shingo (Nagano, JP)
Title: Conical hydrodynamic bearing device and a recording disk drive equipped with it, and a method of manufacturing a conical hydrodynamic bearing device
Patent Number: 7,063,463

Inventors: Gondhalekar; Sudhir (Fremont, CA), Cho; Tom K. (Palo Alto, CA), Guenther; Rolf (Monte Sereno, CA), Takehiro; Shigeru (Chiba, JP), Nohira; Masayoshi (Chiba, JP), Ishikawa; Tetsuya (Santa Clara, CA), Mukuti; Ndanka O. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: High density plasma CVD chamber
Patent Number: 7,074,298

Inventors: Gong; Baoqing (Shoreline, WA), Tulinsky; John (Seattle, WA), Bonham; Lynn (Seattle, WA), Klein; J. Peter (Vashon, WA), Finney; Robert E. (Shoreline, WA), Hollenback; David M. (Seattle, WA), Shaffer; Scott A. (Seattle, WA), Tang; Norina M. (Ann Arbor, MI), White; Thayer H. (Bellevue, WA), Leung; David W. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: LPAAT-.beta. inhibitors and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,064,125

Inventors: Goodnow; Kenneth J. (Essex, VT), Ogilvie; Clarence R. (Huntington, VT), Reynolds; Christ pher B. (Underhill, VT), Smith; Jack R. (South Burlington, VT), Ventrone; Sebastian T. (South Burlington, VT)
Title: Method for modifying the behavior of a state machine
Patent Number: 7,065,733

Inventors: Gorg; Camelita (Bremen, DE), Pittmann; Frank (Berlin, DE), Toseef; Umar (Bremen, DE), Udugama; Asanga (Bremen, DE)
Title: Network mobility for multi-level networks
Patent Number: 8,762,500

Inventors: Gorman; Brian A (Burton, MI), Barnes; Sacha E (Grand Blanc, MI), Wichlacz; John T (Davison, MI)
Title: Control system for controlling the climate of a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,065,435

Inventors: Gorniak; Jerry T. (Erie, PA)
Title: Backup mirror accessory
Patent Number: 7,073,927

Inventors: Gortz; Hans-Helmut (Freinsheim, DE), Luinstra; Gerrit (Mannheim, DE), Wielandt; Wolfram (Tubingen, DE), Henes; Michael (Jettenburg, DE), Lindner; Ekkehard (Tubingen, DE)
Title: Production of polyoxymethylene and suitable (II) catalysts
Patent Number: 7,064,177

Inventors: Goslee; Nathan V. (Ypsilanti, MI)
Title: Method for programming an instrument cluster
Patent Number: 8,762,982

Inventors: Goto; Kazuhiro (Markham, CA)
Title: Electrical connector having improved terminal positioning assurance member
Patent Number: 7,063,578

Inventors: Gotoh; Yasuhisa (Yokohama, JP), Kaneyasu; Yuhsuke (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Supporting detection of failure event
Patent Number: 8,762,777

Inventors: Gottl; Maximilian (Frasdorf, DE), Kinker; Robert (Rosenheim, DE)
Title: Stationary mobile radio antenna
Patent Number: 7,075,498

Inventors: Gottshall; Paul (Washington, IL), Armstrong; Mike (Washington, IL)
Title: Controller area network using transformers
Patent Number: 7,065,152

Inventors: Graber, Jr.; John R. (Murrysville, PA)
Title: Multi-stage helical screw rotor
Patent Number: 7,074,026

Inventors: Graber; Tom (Longmont, CO), Klimek; Paul Joseph (New Ulm, MN), Davidson; Jan (Springfield, MN)
Title: Radial fan
Patent Number: 7,063,515

Inventors: Grabowy; Udo (Emskirchen-Flamersheim 53881, DE), Busch; Heinz Werner (53639, Konigswinter-Thomasberg, DE)
Title: System having a carrier substrate and a Ti/P or A1/P coating
Patent Number: 7,063,658

Inventors: Graf; Friedrich (Sinzing, DE), Lauer; Stefan (Pettendorf-Kneiting, DE)
Title: Drivetrain on a motor vehicle and method for controlling a drivetrain
Patent Number: 7,074,156

Inventors: Gramza; Beth (Cincinnati, OH), McCormick; Scott D. (Cincinnati, OH), Weaver, II; Edward L. (Milford, OH)
Title: Stay hinge for orthopedic supports and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,749,182

Inventors: Gratrex; Alistair (Berkshire, GB), Kirsch; Graham (Tadley, GB)
Title: Compact decode and multiplexing circuitry for a multi-port memory having a common memory interface
Patent Number: 7,075,850

Inventors: Graupe; Michael (Pacifica, CA), Patterson; John W. (Mountain View, CA), Pickett; Stephen D. (West Malling, GB), Link; John O. (San Francisco, CA), Li; Jiayao (Foster City, CA), Aldous; David (Gillette, NJ), Thurairatnam; Sukanthini (Bedminster, NJ), Timm; Andreas P. (Bridgewater, NJ), Halley; Frank (Sevres, FR), Quai; Justine Lai Yeun (Epping, GB)
Title: Compounds and compositions as cathepsin inhibitors
Patent Number: 7,064,123

Inventors: Gravel; Roy A. (Calgary, CA), Rozen; Rima (Montreal West, CA), Leclerc; Daniel (Montreal, CA), Wilson; Aaron (Montreal, CA), Rosenblatt; David (Montreal, CA)
Title: Human methionine synthase reductase: cloning, and methods for evaluating risk of, preventing, or treating neural tube defects, cardiovascular disease, cancer, and down's syndrome
Patent Number: 7,063,944

Inventors: Green; Paul Marion (Hollister, CA), Helf; Garth Wade (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method for hard disk drive flip disk diagnostics
Patent Number: 7,064,539

Inventors: Green; Randy J. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Baseball practice device
Patent Number: 7,063,632

Inventors: Greene; David Allen (Uniondale, NY), Fabella; Anthony Mark (Centereach, NY), Rosenthal; Herbert (Boynton Beach, FL)
Title: Apparatus and method for assembling a gate
Patent Number: 7,062,854

Inventors: Greer, Jr.; Lester R. (Bellingham, WA), Kordosh; John (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Aerosol systems and methods for mixing and dispensing two-part materials
Patent Number: 7,063,236

Inventors: Gregoire; Louis (Cassis, FR), Mallet; Lionel (Marseilles, FR), Pottier; Alexis (La Bouilladisse, FR), Sjarif; Krishna (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method of detecting TV off event on a mobile terminal equipment
Patent Number: 8,763,021

Inventors: Greverie; Franck (Paris, FR), Renard-Darvil; Luc (Sannois, FR)
Title: Control method and circuit for using a heterojunction bipolar transistor power amplifier in a zero intermediate frequency architecture transmitter
Patent Number: 7,076,218

Inventors: Grier; David G. (Chicago, IL), Behrens; Sven Holger (Mannheim, DE), Koss; Brian A. (Alexandria, VA)
Title: Optical peristaltic pumping with optical traps
Patent Number: 7,075,060

Inventors: Griffin; Christopher (Allen Park, MI)
Title: Method for setting, calibrating, and verifying an occupation classification system threshold
Patent Number: 7,742,859

Inventors: Griffin; Jason T. (Waterloo, CA), Tyneski; Frank M. (Kitchener, CA)
Title: Staggered keyboard for a portable device
Patent Number: 7,073,964

Inventors: Grimm; Mark Thomas (Dunlap, IL), McEnaney; Ryan Patrick (Peoria, IL), Hadfield; Danette E. (Low Point, IL), Clay; Aaron F. (Chillicothe, IL), Gustin; Ronald R. (Washington, IL)
Title: Air-conditioning assembly
Patent Number: 7,748,224

Inventors: Gronbach; Siegfried (Bubenreuth, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling a bias voltage of a Mach-Zehnder modulator
Patent Number: 7,075,695

Inventors: Grossman, IV; John H. (Fremont, CA), Green; Dustin L. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Time-aware best-effort hole-filling retry method and system for network communications
Patent Number: 7,076,717

Inventors: Grover; Wayne D. (Edmonton, CA), Doucette; John (Edmonton, CA)
Title: Topological design of survivable mesh-based transport networks
Patent Number: 7,075,892

Inventors: Gruber; Gerhard (Vienna, AT), Reschny; Anton (Vienna, AT)
Title: Lyophilisation targeting defined residual moisture by limited desorption energy levels
Patent Number: 8,769,841

Inventors: Grundvig; Jeffrey Paul (Macungie, PA)
Title: Unbalanced coding for cordless telephony
Patent Number: 7,076,260

Inventors: Grushin; Vladimir (Hockessin, DE), Herron; Norman (Newark, DE), Petrov; Viacheslav A. (Hockessin, DE), Radu; Nora Sabina (Landenberg, PA), Wang; Ying (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Photoactive lanthanide complexes with phosphine oxides, phosphine oxide-sulfides, pyridine N-oxides, and phosphine oxide-pyridine N-oxides, and devices made with such complexes
Patent Number: 7,063,903

Inventors: Gudem; Prasad (San Diego, CA), Gazzerro; Peter C. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Active-RC filter with compensation to reduce Q enhancement
Patent Number: 7,075,364

Inventors: Gupta; Aarti (Princeton, NJ), Ganai; Malay (Plainsboro, NJ), Yang; Zijiang (Plainsboro, NJ), Ashar; Pranav (Belle Mead, NJ)
Title: Iterative abstraction using SAT-based BMC with proof analysis
Patent Number: 7,742,907

Inventors: Gupta; Anoop (Woodinville, WA), He; Li-Wei (Redmond, WA), Omoigui; Nosakhare D. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Multi-level skimming of multimedia content using playlists
Patent Number: 7,076,535

Inventors: Gupta; Puneet (Santa Clara, CA), Kahng; Andrew B (Del Mar, CA)
Title: Method and system for finding an equivalent circuit representation for one or more elements in an integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,743,349

Inventors: Gurley; David (Wilmington, DE), Rosamond; James (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Positive modulators of nicotinic receptor agonists
Patent Number: 7,064,143

Inventors: Gusler; Carl Phillip (Austin, TX), Hamilton, II; Rick Allen (Charlottesville, VA), Lipton; Steven Jay (Flower Mound, TX), Seaman; James Wesley (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Method and system for dissemination of paperless transaction receipts in non-networked environments
Patent Number: 7,748,621

Inventors: Gustafsson; Lars (Katrineholm, SE), Sundmark; Jorgen (Katrineholm, SE)
Title: Method and arrangement for feeding out end sheets from a stack of sheets
Patent Number: 7,748,701

Inventors: Gustafsson; Nils Anders Stefan (The Hague, NL)
Title: Method and system for planning and/or evaluation of downlink coverage in (CDMA) radio networks
Patent Number: 7,076,250

Inventors: Gyo; Seo Jin (Suwon, KR)
Title: Laser diode driver, method of driving the laser diode driver, and method of initializing an optical recording and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,882

Inventors: Haab; Gregor (Baar, CH), Hagger; Stefan (Boppelsen, CH)
Title: Device for holding panels and separation element
Patent Number: 7,748,178

Inventors: Haag; Gottlob (Markgroeningen, DE), Huebel; Michael (Gerlingen, DE), Stein; Juergen (Illingen, DE)
Title: Fuel injection valve
Patent Number: 7,073,730

Inventors: Hacker; Erwin (Hochheim, DE), Hess; Martin (Mainz-Bretzenheim, DE), Kehne; Heinz (Hofheim, DE)
Title: Herbicidal composition comprising 4-iodo-2-[3-(4-methoxy-6-methyl-1,3,5-triazin-2-yl)ureidosulfonyl]benzoic esters
Patent Number: 7,074,743

Inventors: Hagemeyer; Peter (Dresden, DE), Langheinrich; Wolfram (Dresden, DE)
Title: Flash memory cell with buried floating gate and method for operating such a flash memory cell
Patent Number: 7,064,377

Inventors: Hager; James R. (Golden Valley, MN), Shoemaker; Mark S. (Plymouth, MN), Jorgensen; Thomas J. (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Radar altimeter having an automatically calibrated sensitivity range control function
Patent Number: 7,075,478

Inventors: Hahn-Carlson; Dean W. (Lilydale, MN), Armstrong; Kevin M. (Ham Lake, MN)
Title: Recurring transaction processing system and approach
Patent Number: 8,762,238

Inventors: Halabisky; Donald D. (Tacoma, WA), Johnston, Jr.; William C. (Puyallup, WA)
Title: Embossed insulating paperboard
Patent Number: 7,063,771

Inventors: Halevy-Politch; Jacob (Haifa, IL), Craft; Andre (Haifa, IL)
Title: Interactive ultrasound-based depth measurement for medical applications
Patent Number: 7,748,273

Inventors: Hall; Ian Brewster (Ann Arbor, MI), Simmons; Paul (Chesterfield, MI), Fu; Yan (Canton, MI)
Title: Variable output inflator
Patent Number: 7,748,737

Inventors: Hall; Ivan Keith (Mobile, AL), Gish; Justin Charles (Mobile, AL)
Title: Pressure control device for cryogenic liquid vessel
Patent Number: 7,073,339

Inventors: Hallenstal; Magnus (Taby, SE), Nylander; Tomas (Stavsnas, SE), Furtenback; Ros-Marie (Johanneshov, SE), Gjardman; Jan Alvar (Farsta, SE)
Title: Combining narrowband applications with broadband transport
Patent Number: 7,075,920

Inventors: Hallissy; Gerald (Port Washington, NY), Higbie; William (Bay Shore, NY)
Title: Shielding for structural support elements
Patent Number: 7,748,307

Inventors: Ham; Yoon Ho (Yongin-si, Kyungi-do, KR), Kim; Mun Yong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Refillable melody candle
Patent Number: 7,063,526

Inventors: Hamada; Masanobu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Three piece automobile wheel
Patent Number: 7,073,871

Inventors: Hamed; Othman A. (Jesup, GA), Chmielewski; Harry J. (Brunswick, GA), McBee; Dana B. (Jesup, GA)
Title: Chemically cross-linked cellulose fiber and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,074,301

Inventors: Hamilton; Peter A. (East Bridgewater, MA)
Title: Apparatus and method for steering a guidewire and connecting to an extension guidewire
Patent Number: 7,749,175

Inventors: Hamlin; Christopher L. (Los Gatos, CA), Koford; James S. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for mapping platform-based design to multiple foundry processes
Patent Number: 7,076,746

Inventors: Hammer; Rodney (Lewiston, UT)
Title: Adjustable abdominal exercise machine
Patent Number: 7,749,144

Inventors: Hammerman; Marc R. (St. Louis, MO), Rogers; Sharon A. (Edwardsville, IL)
Title: Composition and method for improving function of embryonic kidney transplants
Patent Number: 7,074,762

Inventors: Han; Jae Heung (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Touch panel structure for increasing active area
Patent Number: 7,075,522

Inventors: Hanaoka; Kazunari (Hirakata, JP), Okuda; Takayuki (Hirakata, JP), Hara; Hiroshi (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Screw type material feeding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,748,575

Inventors: Hancock; Robert (Southampton, GB), Hepworth; Eleanor (Southampton, GB), McCann; Stephen (Southampton, GB)
Title: Method of authentication via a secure wireless communication system
Patent Number: 7,743,405

Inventors: Hanell; Edward G. (Venice, CA)
Title: Pouring spout
Patent Number: 7,073,686

Inventors: Hanneke; Juergen (Stuttgart, DE), Wengert; Andreas (Auenwald, DE), Blank; Kurt (Ebersbach, DE)
Title: Fuel injection system with a plurality of pressure reservoirs
Patent Number: 7,748,364

Inventors: Hansa; James (Algonquin, IL), Hibbs; Alice (Crystal Lake, IL), Salisbury; Kent (Barrington, IL)
Title: Coated oat product
Patent Number: 7,063,866

Inventors: Hansen; Hans J. (Slidell, LA), Griffiths; Gary L. (Morristown, NJ), Leung; Shui-on (Morris Township, NJ), McBride; William J. (Summit, NJ), Qu; Zhengxing (Warren, NJ)
Title: Use of bi-specific antibodies for pre-targeting diagnosis and therapy
Patent Number: 7,074,405

Inventors: Harder; Willard J. (Farmington, MN)
Title: Railing ball
Patent Number: 7,748,686

Inventors: Harned; Gary V. (Grand Junction, CO), Williams; Kim A. (Grand Junction, CO), House; Kenneth W. (Fort Collins, CO), Collins; Douglas P. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Oven with an articulating and retractable door
Patent Number: 7,064,296

Inventors: Harney; Randy (St. Paul, MN), Fuchs; Ryan (Hopkins, MN)
Title: Automated physical training system
Patent Number: 7,063,647

Inventors: Harold; Nathan (San Jose, CA), Garcia; Antonio (San Jose, CA), Tochterman; Andrew (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Stent fixture having rounded support structures and method for use thereof
Patent Number: 7,735,449

Inventors: Harpold; Michael M. (El Cajon, CA), Ellis; Steven B. (San Diego, CA), Williams; Mark E. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Nucleic acids encoding human calcium channel and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,063,950

Inventors: Harris; Andrew James (Bristol, GB), Stewart; David Mark (Belfast, GB)
Title: Aircraft structure and a fastener for use therewith
Patent Number: 7,748,661

Inventors: Harris; Richard H. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Printer paper waste reduction method and computer program product
Patent Number: 7,748,918

Inventors: Harrison; Michael (Chester, GB), Collins; John (Chester, GB), Rowley; Andrew (Nantwich, GB)
Title: Liquid heating apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,742,689

Inventors: Hartle; Jeffrey E. (Bonney Lake, WA)
Title: Methods of preventing flooding in manufactured seed
Patent Number: 8,769,869

Inventors: Hartley; John P. (Blaine, WA)
Title: Exhaust gas control valve, apparatus and method of controlling exhaust gas flow
Patent Number: 7,063,099

Inventors: Hartley; Shawna R. (Columbus, GA)
Title: Chair mountable educational device
Patent Number: 7,065,319

Inventors: Hartmann; Henry (Seefeld/Obb., DE), Schautt; Martin (Munich, DE)
Title: Fail-safe concept for an electromechanical brake
Patent Number: 7,748,793

Inventors: Harwood; Jody K. (Canton, MI), Davis, Jr.; Joseph J. (Ortonville, MI), Hughes; James D. (Goodrich, MI)
Title: Thermally controlled storage space system for an interior cabin of a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,073,338

Inventors: Hasegawa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Kosaka; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Nagatsuka; Takahiko (Tokyo, JP), Uchikoshi; Michiko (Saitama, JP)
Title: Health care system
Patent Number: 7,063,665

Inventors: Hasegawa; Shinya (Kawasaki, JP), Aoyama; Nobuhide (Kawasaki, JP), Odajima; Wataru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical information storage apparatus and optical device including a beam splitting surface with a convex surface side and a concave surface side
Patent Number: 7,065,009

Inventors: Haselwander; John G. (Chattanooga, TN)
Title: Multi-end strand predetermined tension controller
Patent Number: 7,073,695

Inventors: Hashiguchi; Gen (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Comb-structured MEMS accelerometer
Patent Number: 8,770,043

Inventors: Hashimoto; Akiyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Yamamoto; Yasutomo (Sagamihara, JP), Fujibayashi; Akira (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Storage system and capacity allocation method therefor
Patent Number: 7,743,212

Inventors: Hashimoto; Eiji (Saitama-ken, JP), Yasui; Yuji (Saitama-ken, JP), Haga; Hisao (Saitama-ken, JP), Nakajima; Koichi (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Control system for plant
Patent Number: 8,762,307

Inventors: Hashimoto; Nobuaki (Suwa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method, circuit board and electronic device thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,184

Inventors: Hashizume; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP), Nishikawa; Kazuyasu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Spiral inductor and transformer
Patent Number: 7,064,411

Inventors: Haskell; Barin Geoffry (Tinton Falls, NJ), Puri; Atul (Riverdale, NY), Schmidt; Robert Lewis (Howell, NJ)
Title: Video objects coded by keyregions
Patent Number: 7,076,106

Inventors: Hasuike; Kimitake (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Medium management system, image formation apparatus, print medium, medium management method, and program
Patent Number: 7,748,633

Inventors: Hathaway; Michael W. (Austin, TX), Sonnier; David P. (Austin, TX), Zsohar; Leslie (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Voice packet processor and method of operation thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,936

Inventors: Hato; Tsunehiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Superconducting system, superconducting circuit chip, and high-temperature superconducting junction device with a shunt resistor
Patent Number: 7,075,171

Inventors: Hauck; Jerrold V. (Fremont, CA), LaFollette; David W. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Early acknowledgement of primary packets
Patent Number: 7,076,716

Inventors: Hauge; Espen (Oslo, NO)
Title: Method and device for detecting accumulations of solid material
Patent Number: 7,073,404

Inventors: Haulsee; Donald R. (Claremont, VA)
Title: Metal forming press having straight line drive mechanism
Patent Number: 7,062,949

Inventors: Haunberger; Thomas (Bad Reichenhall, DE), Heibler; Wolfgang (Ostermunchen, DE), Dandlberger; Stephan (Stephanskirchen, DE)
Title: Impedance converter device
Patent Number: 7,075,385

Inventors: Hawkins; Gilbert A. (Mendon, NY), Jeanmaire; David L. (Brockport, NY)
Title: Adjustable drop placement printing method
Patent Number: 7,748,829

Inventors: Hayakawa; Masahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Sakama; Mitsunori (Kanagawa, JP), Toriumi; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,064,388

Inventors: Hayashi; Michiaki (Kamifukuoka, JP), Tanaka; Hideaki (Kamifukuoka, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring chromatic dispersion
Patent Number: 7,064,815

Inventors: Hayashi; Shunji (Miyazaki, JP)
Title: Method and system for managing semiconductor manufacturing equipment
Patent Number: 7,076,318

Inventors: Hayden; Mark X. (Greenwich, CT), Wittman; Chad M. (Boston, MA)
Title: One piece lacrosse stick
Patent Number: 7,749,112

Inventors: Hayden; Shirley A. (Clinton, MD)
Title: Convertible backpack and seat with an extensible blanket
Patent Number: 7,748,582

Inventors: Heanue; John F. (San Jose, CA), Heanue; Joseph A. (Palo Alto, CA), Wilfley; Brian P. (Los Altos, CA), Lowell; Augustus P. (Durham, NH)
Title: Method and apparatus for lymph node mapping
Patent Number: 8,755,866

Inventors: Heavner; George (Malvern, PA)
Title: Erythropoietin conjugate compounds with extended half-lives
Patent Number: 7,074,755

Inventors: Hecht; Stacie Ellen (West Chester, OH), Cron; Scott Leroy (Fairfield, OH), Scheibel; Jeffrey John (Loveland, OH), Miracle; Gregory Scot (Hamilton, OH), Seddon; Kenneth Richard (Donahadee, GB), Earle; Martyn (Belfast, GB), Gunaratne; Harambage Quintus Nimal (Belfast, GB)
Title: Ionic liquids derived from functionalized anionic surfactants
Patent Number: 7,737,102

Inventors: Hedler; Harry (Germering, DE), Irsigler; Roland (Munchen, DE), Meyer; Thorsten (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for producing an integrated circuit with a rewiring device and corresponding integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,074,649

Inventors: Heidari; Sam (Menlo Park, CA), Bajwa; Raminder S. (Palo Alto, CA), Rezvani; Behrooz (Pleasanton, CA), Smith; Dale (Fremont, CA), Ramaswamy; Prem (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for time domain equalization in an XDSL modem
Patent Number: 7,076,010

Inventors: Heiland; Peter (Raunheim, DE)
Title: Electrostatic gripping device
Patent Number: 7,075,772

Inventors: Heilmann; Steven M. (St. Paul, MN), Gaddam; Babu N. (St. Paul, MN), Abuelyaman; Ahmed S. (St. Paul, MN), Fansler; Duane D. (St. Paul, MN), Jones; Todd D. (St. Paul, MN), Kavanagh; Maureen A. (St. Paul, MN), Lewandowski; Kevin M. (Saint Paul, MN), Wendland; Michael S. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Reactive oligomers
Patent Number: 7,074,858

Inventors: Hendriks; Bernardus Hendrikus Wilhelmus (Eindhoven, NL), Vrehen; Joris Jan (Eindhoven, NL), Bloemen; Pascal Jean Henri (Eindhoven, NL), Coops; Peter (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Optical scanning device
Patent Number: 7,742,381

Inventors: Henn; Steven M. (Hawthorn Woods, IL), Crevier; Donald L. (Essex, IL)
Title: Multicompartment evacuable storage bag
Patent Number: 7,748,904

Inventors: Henriott; Jay M. (Jasper, IN), Wahl; Mark A. (Santa Claus, IN), May; Lisa A. (Jasper, IN), Prickett; Douglas B. (Jasper, IN), Binkley; Timothy S. (Jasper, IN)
Title: Cable management device
Patent Number: 7,064,275

Inventors: Herault; Patrick (Saint Hilaire en Lignieres, FR)
Title: Seat for a transport vehicle or craft, in particular an aircraft
Patent Number: 7,063,387

Inventors: Herman; Richard M. (Scottsdale, AZ), D'Luzansky; Stephen C. (Phoenix, AZ), He; Jiping (Tempe, AZ), Sweeney; James D. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Method for restoring gait in individuals with chronic spinal cord injury
Patent Number: 7,065,408

Inventors: Hertrich; Gregory Peter (Longmont, CO), Schoenfeld; David (Thornton, CO), Malang; Keith (Longmont, CO)
Title: Data storage cartridge loading and unloading mechanism, drive door mechanism and data drive
Patent Number: 7,739,701

Inventors: Hess; Gary C. (Lincroft, NJ)
Title: Test generator for converting a model of computer component object behavior and stimulus values to test script
Patent Number: 7,076,713

Inventors: Hibbert; Jacqueline (Stockbridge, GA), Sayavongsa; Phouyong (Suwanee, GA)
Title: Cage dispenser for measuring food intake in laboratory rodents
Patent Number: 7,748,346

Inventors: Hibino; Satoshi (Hamakita, JP)
Title: Magnetic tunneling junction element having thin composite oxide film
Patent Number: 7,075,121

Inventors: Hickman; Thomas K. (Plano, TX), Engstrom; Erik D. (Murphy, TX), Brock; Matthew J. (Carrollton, TX), Erickson; John H. (Plano, TX)
Title: System and method for programming an implantable pulse generator
Patent Number: 7,738,963

Inventors: Higashi; Kenji (Tenri, JP), Nakano; Shiro (Minamikawachi-gun, JP), Yoshioka; Kazuya (Kashiwara, JP), Yoshii; Yasuyuki (Souraku-gun, JP), Jimbo; Shimon (Kashiwara, JP)
Title: Energy absorbing steering system
Patent Number: 7,748,742

Inventors: Higuchi; Hirofumi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Electrostatic vibration device
Patent Number: 7,062,970

Inventors: Higuchi; Kunihiro (Nissin, JP)
Title: Electric connector with reinforcing tab
Patent Number: 7,074,079

Inventors: Hilfiker; William K. (Grapevine, TX), Hilfiker; Harold K. (Eureka, CA)
Title: Earthen retaining wall having flat soil reinforcing mats which may be variably spaced
Patent Number: 7,073,983

Inventors: Hill; Henry A. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: In-process correction of stage mirror deformations during a photolithography exposure cycle
Patent Number: 7,075,619

Inventors: Hill; Henry Allen (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Apparatus and method for measurement of fields of backscattered and forward scattered/reflected beams by an object in interferometry
Patent Number: 7,064,838

Inventors: Hillis; W. Daniel (Encino, CA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Image correction using a microlens array as a unit
Patent Number: 7,742,233

Inventors: Hilton; Brett P. (Augusta, GA)
Title: Officiating flag apparatus
Patent Number: 7,748,340

Inventors: Himeno; Takuji (Chiba, JP), Tauchi; Yoichiro (Saitama, JP), Kouzai; Toshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Hashino; Tsukasa (Kanagawa, JP), Teshirogi; Hidehiko (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Fumiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus and method, playback apparatus and method, and recording medium therefor
Patent Number: 7,076,156

Inventors: Hino; Makoto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image reading system
Patent Number: 7,738,743

Inventors: Hinosugi; Mitsuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kyusojin; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Matsumoto; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Kajimoto; Masato (Chiba, JP), Kano; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, and program for communication
Patent Number: 7,743,268

Inventors: Hirabayashi; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Kosemura; Takahiko (Kanagawa, JP), Okubora; Akihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Ogino; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Hayashi; Kuniyuki (Oita, JP)
Title: High-frequency module and its manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,064,630

Inventors: Hirai; Shoichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Akiba; Yoshitaka (Hitachinaka, JP), Nishikawa; Tomomasa (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Combustion type power tool having fin for effectively cooling cylinder
Patent Number: 7,063,053

Inventors: Hiraku; Kenji (Chiyoda, JP), Takao; Kunihiko (Tsuchiura, JP), Kaji; Hironori (Hitachinaka, JP), Ito; Masahito (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Liquid chromatograph pump with dual cylinders and dual plungers
Patent Number: 7,063,513

Inventors: Hirose; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Camera system and lens apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,695

Inventors: Hirota; Koichi (Takahama, JP), Kamiya; Masachika (Toyota, JP)
Title: Door lock release device
Patent Number: 7,064,456

Inventors: Hirsch; Francois (Arcueil, FR), Angevin; Eric (Villevoques, FR)
Title: Monoclonal antibody directed against cells of human renal cell carcinoma
Patent Number: 7,074,613

Inventors: Hirsch; John Michele (Houston, TX), Vinegar; Harold J. (Houston, TX), Burnett; Robert Rex (Katy, TX), Savage; William Mountjoy (Houston, TX), Carl, Jr.; Frederick Gordon (Houston, TX)
Title: Power generation using batteries with reconfigurable discharge
Patent Number: 7,075,454

Inventors: Hirschmanner; Rudolf (A-8605 Kapfenberg, AT)
Title: Method and device for converting heat into mechanical work
Patent Number: 7,748,220

Inventors: Hishinuma; Nobuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Belt curve conveyor
Patent Number: 7,073,660

Inventors: Hishioka; Shinji (Toyota, JP), Nakamura; Yasuhide (Toyota, JP), Nakamura; Masashi (Toyota, JP), Sakai; Toshimitsu (Osaka, JP), Sakura; Syunji (Osaka, JP), Ishida; Hiroki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Storage conveyor
Patent Number: 7,748,515

Inventors: Ho; Hung Kai (Taichung, TW)
Title: Special tool for assembling and disassembling a remote -controllable model-car engine clutch
Patent Number: 7,062,826

Inventors: Ho; Yi-Tse (Tainan, TW), Tojo; Katsutoshi (Yamato, JP)
Title: Memory card connector with auxiliary printed circuit board
Patent Number: 7,063,539

Inventors: Ho; Yun Ren (Naperville, IL), Guhr; Quentin (East Moline, IL), Wolken; Douglas (Shorewood, IL)
Title: Combine tailings sensor system
Patent Number: 7,074,125

Inventors: Hocking; Grant (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Initiation and propagation control of vertical hydraulic fractures in unconsolidated and weakly cemented sediments
Patent Number: 7,748,458

Inventors: Hofbauer; Peter (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Two-stroke internal combustion engine with oil ring
Patent Number: 7,735,834

Inventors: Hoffmann; Dietmar (Munich, DE), Steibl; Josef (Unterschleissheim, DE), Dornenburg; Frank (Essen, DE), Nolte; Markus (Paderborn, DE), Sach; Achim (Langenargen, DE), Aumuller; Berthold (Weiden, DE), Dotzler; Klaus (Vilseck, DE)
Title: Cylinder crankcase, procedure for manufacturing the cylinder bushings for the cylinder crankcase, and procedure for manufacturing the cylinder crankcase with these cylinder bushings
Patent Number: 7,073,492

Inventors: Hofmann; Franz (Munchen, DE), Landgraf; Erhard (Munchen, DE), Luyken; Richard Johannes (Munchen, DE), Schulz; Thomas (Austin, TX), Specht; Michael (Munchen, DE)
Title: Semiconductor memory with vertical memory transistors in a cell array arrangement with 1-2F.sup.2 cells
Patent Number: 7,075,148

Inventors: Hogg; Philip John (Randwick, AU), Donoghue; Neil (Kensington, AU)
Title: Substantially cell membrane impermeable compound and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,766

Inventors: Hohnel; Falk (Munchen, DE)
Title: Option for independently adjusting the timing of the forward and reverse direction of bi-directional digital signals
Patent Number: 7,064,590

Inventors: Holcombe, Jr.; Cressie E. (Knoxville, TN), Chapman; Lloyd R. (Knoxville, TN)
Title: Surface hardened carbon material and process of manufacturing
Patent Number: 7,063,891

Inventors: Holland; David C. (Houston, TX)
Title: Collapsible swimsuit
Patent Number: 8,769,717

Inventors: Holloway; James L. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Human serpin
Patent Number: 7,064,182

Inventors: Hollriegl; Thomas (Teublitz, DE), Duzinger; Bernhard (Unterdeggenbach, DE), Knieling; Erwin (Pfatter, DE), Deyerl; Heinrich (Tenuz, DE)
Title: Container-gripping device
Patent Number: 7,748,518

Inventors: Holman; Jeffrey T. (Pleasanton, CA), Willard; W. Shane (Kaysville, UT)
Title: Solar light apparatus and system
Patent Number: 7,748,863

Inventors: Holmes; Alan G. (Clarkston, MI), Savagian; Peter J. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Theobald; Mark A. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Rask; Eric M. (Royal Oak, MI)
Title: Hybrid powertrain for homogeneous charge compression ignition engine operation
Patent Number: 7,748,481

Inventors: Holmes; David William James (Redmond, WA)
Title: Customer activation system for cellular network
Patent Number: 7,076,240

Inventors: Holmes; John C. (Stratham, NH), Jiang; Ming (Cary, NC), Li; Jeff J. (Boca Raton, FL), Li; Yong (Newton, MA), Sotkowitz; David S. (Sharon, MA)
Title: Generating views of subsets of nodes of a schema
Patent Number: 8,762,424

Inventors: Honda; Yusuke (Yokohama, JP), Matsuhashi; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Kouichi (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Reverse charging system, reverse-charging service control apparatus, call agent and reverse charging method
Patent Number: 7,738,642

Inventors: Hong; Seong Pyo (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Optical disc apparatus capable of time search function and time search playback method thereof
Patent Number: 7,742,685

Inventors: Hori; Isao (Shizuoka, JP), Yamasaki; Tatsuya (Shizuoka, JP), Okada; Koichi (Shizuoka, JP), Nagano; Yoshitaka (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Rotation transmission device
Patent Number: 7,063,194

Inventors: Horie; Daisaku (Uji, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,076,116

Inventors: Horiuchi; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP), Kawamoto; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP), Nakajima; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Maekawa; Masahiro (Minato-ku, JP), Daigo; Yasunori (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Variable valve apparatus of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,073,470

Inventors: Horne; Stephen John (El Granada, CA), Alig; Joseph (Boulder Creek, CA)
Title: System and method for calibrating signal paths connecting a device under test to a test system
Patent Number: 7,076,385

Inventors: Hoshino; Tatsuo (Kamakura, JP), Ojima; Kazuyuki (Fujisawa, JP), Setoguchi; Yutaka (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Astaxanthin synthase
Patent Number: 7,074,587

Inventors: Hosie; John (Eastleigh, GB), Reeve; John A. (Winchester, GB)
Title: Scalable, parallel processing of messages while enforcing custom sequencing criteria
Patent Number: 8,763,012

Inventors: Hosoi; Kiyoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Murai; Ashita (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Goto; Yasutomo (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Image forming method
Patent Number: 7,074,538

Inventors: Hossainy; Syed F. A. (Fremont, CA), Tang; Yiwen (San Jose, CA), Tung; Andrew C. (Castro Valley, CA), Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Stent coating
Patent Number: 7,063,884

Inventors: Howe; David A. (Louisville, CO), Gupta; Amitava Sen (New Delhi, IN), Nelson; Craig (Boulder, CO), Walls; Fred L. (Boulder, CO)
Title: High spectral purity microwave oscillator using air-dielectric cavity
Patent Number: 7,075,378

Inventors: Howell; Larry L. (Orem, UT), Parkinson; Matthew (Ann Arbor, MI), Jensen; Brian D. (Ann Arbor, MI), Roach; Gregory M. (Springville, UT)
Title: Compliant bistable micromechanism
Patent Number: 7,075,209

Inventors: Hsieh; Guan-Chyun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Dead-time-modulated synchronous PWM controller for dimmable CCFL royer inverter
Patent Number: 7,064,497

Inventors: Hsieh; Jonathan M. (Seattle, WA), Lotze; Thomas (College Park, MD)
Title: Method of reliably communicating via computer network
Patent Number: 7,743,122

Inventors: Hsieh; Wu-Hong (Lu Chou City, Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Instrument support with two adjustable arms
Patent Number: 7,074,993

Inventors: Hsu; Chang Chun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Rotary device of chair
Patent Number: 7,063,675

Inventors: Hsu; Felix S. (Fremont, CA), Barzel; Ron (Truckee, CA)
Title: Efficient method for handling storage system requests
Patent Number: 8,762,775

Inventors: Hsu; Nien-Fu (Taipei 235, TW)
Title: Outdoor watertight lamp
Patent Number: 7,063,443

Inventors: Hsu; Peng-Fu (Hsinchu, TW), Shieh; Jyu-Horng (Hsinchu, TW), Lu; Yung-Cheng (Taipei, TW), Tao; Hun-Jan (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chiu; Yuan-Hung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Process for improving dielectric properties in low-k organosilicate dielectric material
Patent Number: 7,074,727

Inventors: Hsu; Windsor Wee Sun (San Jose, CA), Young; Honesty Cheng (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Storage system and method for reorganizing data to improve prefetch effectiveness and reduce seek distance
Patent Number: 7,076,619

Inventors: Hu; Cheng-Tsan (Tainan Hsien, TW)
Title: Ratchet screwdriver with an accelerating structure
Patent Number: 7,748,296

Inventors: Hu; Haoran (Novi, MI), Radhamohan; Subbaraya (Novi, MI), Bevan; Karen Evelyn (Northville, MI), McCarthy, Jr.; James Edward (Canton, MI), Reuter; Johannes W. (Ypsilanti, MI), Singh; Vishal (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Integrated NO.sub.x and PM reduction devices for the treatment of emissions from internal combustion engines
Patent Number: 7,062,904

Inventors: Hu; Haoran (Novi, MI), Stover; Thomas (Milford, MI), McCarthy, Jr.; James Edward (Canton, MI)
Title: Narrow speed range diesel-powered engine system w/ aftertreatment devices
Patent Number: 7,063,642

Inventors: Hu; Shengkui (Baden, PA), Weissberg; Alan B. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Radiation-curable composition for optical fiber coating materials
Patent Number: 7,064,154

Inventors: Hu; Teck H. (Budd Lake, NJ), Rudrapatna; Ashok N. (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data packets to avoid stall during re-sequencing of data packets
Patent Number: 7,075,891

Inventors: Hu; Yongjun Jeff (Boise, ID)
Title: Metal gate engineering for surface p-channel devices
Patent Number: 7,064,390

Inventors: Hua; Binh K. (Austin, TX), Kodukula; Sivarama K. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Methods and arrangements to detect a failure in a communication network
Patent Number: 7,743,129

Inventors: Huang; Chun-Cheng (Hsinchu, TW), Wu; Jieh-Tsorng (Hsin-chu, TW)
Title: Background comparator offset calibration technique for flash analog-to-digital converters
Patent Number: 7,064,693

Inventors: Huang; Gen Dow (North Potomac, MD), Cheng; Yu-shen (Chung-Li, TW)
Title: Apparatus and method for image/video compression using discrete wavelet transform
Patent Number: 7,076,108

Inventors: Huang; Joseph Jyh-Huei (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Posting activity visualization
Patent Number: 8,762,875

Inventors: Huang; Mao-Jung (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chen; Ping-Chih (Taipei Hsien, TW), Yin; Te-Hung (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Connector assembly with latch mechanism
Patent Number: 7,074,070

Inventors: Huang; Mao-Yuan (Miao-Li, TW)
Title: Testing apparatus with electronic camera
Patent Number: 7,075,322

Inventors: Huang; Ying-Che (Chang-Hua Hsien, 504, TW), Huang; Chun-Ming (Chang-Hua Hsien, 504, TW)
Title: Collapsible handgrip for inflator
Patent Number: 7,063,521

Inventors: Hudkins; Robert L. (Chester Springs, PA), Reddy; Dandu R. (Downingtown, PA), Singh; Jasbir (Gilbertsville, PA), Tripathy; Rabindranath (Landenberg, PA), Underiner; Ted (Malvern, PA)
Title: Cyclic substituted fused pyrrolocarbazoles and isoindolones
Patent Number: 7,074,793

Inventors: Hudson; Alexander M J (San Francisco, CA)
Title: NMR RF coils with split movable capacitance bands
Patent Number: 7,064,549

Inventors: Huebner; Michael (Schonau, DE)
Title: Method of making contact with circuit units to be tested in a tester and contact-making apparatus for implementing the method
Patent Number: 7,074,072

Inventors: Hultholm; Stig-Erik (Pori, FI), Hyvarinen; Olli (Pori, FI)
Title: Method for the hydrometallurgical treatment of sulfide concentrate containing several valuable metals
Patent Number: 7,749,302

Inventors: Hunt; Dean M. (Danville, CA), Haga; Don (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Optical testing of integrated circuits with temperature control
Patent Number: 7,064,568

Inventors: Hussain; Syed Saadullah (Santa Clara, CA), Wheeler; Todd Steven (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for using distributed allocation tables
Patent Number: 8,762,432

Inventors: Hussaini; Saied (Miami, FL), Iacovelli; Marc (Miami, FL)
Title: Gel grip controller
Patent Number: 7,063,321

Inventors: Huston; Charles (Austin, TX), Cornish; Daryl (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for determining freight container locations
Patent Number: 7,075,481

Inventors: Hutchens; T. William (Mountain View, CA), Yip; Tai-Tung (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for desorption and ionization of analytes
Patent Number: 7,074,619

Inventors: Huthmacher; Winfried (Frankfurt, DE), Semmler; Georg (Wiesbaden, DE)
Title: Dispenser with coil
Patent Number: 7,063,120

Inventors: Hwang; Mei-Yuh (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Modelling and processing filled pauses and noises in speech recognition
Patent Number: 7,076,422

Inventors: Hwang; Seon-Moon (Bucheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Yeun-Joo (Bucheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, KR), Suh; Dae-Chul (Seoul, Dongjak-gu, KR)
Title: Disposable undergarment for medical treatment and surgery
Patent Number: 7,749,214

Inventors: Hwang; Sun-Ha (Kyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Young-Ok (Kyunggi-do, KR), Yeo; Cha-Dong (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor devices and methods of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,074,683

Inventors: Hwang; Youngha (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kiryung (Seoul, KR), Moon; Kyung Ae (Taejon, KR), Kim; Myung Joon (Taejon, KR)
Title: Method of designing watermark in consideration of wiener attack and whitening filtered detection
Patent Number: 7,076,081

Inventors: Iancu; Daniel (Pleasantville, NY)
Title: AM receiver and demodulator
Patent Number: 7,076,233

Inventors: Ichikawa; Tomoyuki (Shizuoka, JP), Ohta; Shinji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: DC voltage conversion circuit
Patent Number: 7,075,806

Inventors: Ichimiya; Junji (Osaka, JP)
Title: Layout design method of semiconductor integrated circuit, and semiconductor integrated circuit, with high integration level of multiple level metalization
Patent Number: 7,076,756

Inventors: Ickinger; Georg (Graz, AT)
Title: Electromechanical linear drive
Patent Number: 7,064,464

Inventors: Ieda; Joao Jose Cardinali (Piracicaba, BR)
Title: Arrangement for integration of a double thermostat in an engine
Patent Number: 7,063,048

Inventors: Iijima; Shinpei (Tokyo, JP), Sakuma; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device with capacitor of crown structure and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,074,669

Inventors: Iinuma; Toshinori (Gihu, JP)
Title: Radio spectrum management apparatus for base stations
Patent Number: 7,075,909

Inventors: Iiyama; Tatsuo (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Method of and apparatus for managing image recording medium
Patent Number: 7,075,101

Inventors: Ikeda; Kazuo (Osaka, JP), Nishimura; Kazunori (Kyoto, JP), Murase; Yasumichi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Surface acoustic wave device, method of manufacturing the device, and electronic component using the device and method
Patent Number: 7,064,471

Inventors: Ikeda; Motofumi (Chuo, JP), Sato; Yoshichika (Chuo, JP)
Title: Plasma display device
Patent Number: 7,742,018

Inventors: Ikeda; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Okamoto; Akira (Saitama, JP)
Title: Pen-shaped cellular phone
Patent Number: 7,076,272

Inventors: Ikeya; Kenichi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Takahashi; Tsuneyuki (Atsugi, JP), Yoneda; Takahiro (Atsugi, JP), Sawada; Ryo (Atsugi, JP), Sasaki; Yasuhiro (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Yoshimura; Ken (Atsugi, JP), Ito; Nozomi (Tochigi-ken, JP)
Title: Lever-fitting type connector with rotatably insertable locking lever
Patent Number: 7,749,016

Inventors: Ikezu; Tsuneya (Omaha, NE), Leisman; Gary (Omaha, NE), Carlson; Kimberly A. (Omaha, NE), Gendelman; Howard E. (Omaha, NE)
Title: Antibodies specific for NEBR1 and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,554

Inventors: Iki; Kobi (San Carlos, CA), Tsuruda; Marshall (San Jose, CA)
Title: Covered stent with controlled therapeutic agent diffusion
Patent Number: 7,063,720

Inventors: Imagawa; Ippei (Tokyo, JP), Chiba; Ataru (Tokyo, JP), Yuasa; Takahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Pigment composition and printing ink containing the same
Patent Number: 7,074,268

Inventors: Imran; Mir A. (Los Altos Hills, CA), Collion; Olivier K. (Los Gatos, CA), Layman; Ted W. (Menlo Park, CA), Lake; Sharon L. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Gastric device and instrument system and method
Patent Number: 7,076,305

Inventors: Inaji; Toshio (Osaka, JP), Kohso; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Disk storage apparatus
Patent Number: 7,064,919

Inventors: Inazumi; Masanobu (Fukuoka, JP), Kawatani; Masanori (Fukuoka, JP), Sueyoshi; Noriaki (Fukuoka, JP), Oguro; Ryuichi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Method of controlling speed of synchronous motor, and method of identifying constant of synchronous motor
Patent Number: 7,076,340

Inventors: Inditsky; Ben-Zion (Holon, IL)
Title: Ultra thin radiation management and distribution systems with hybrid optical waveguide
Patent Number: 7,748,882

Inventors: Inoue; Kiyohisa (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Engine control system
Patent Number: 7,062,910

Inventors: Inoue; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kurokawa; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ikeda; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and electronic device
Patent Number: 7,742,351

Inventors: Inoue; Tatsu (Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Program guiding apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,065,777

Inventors: Inuga; Miho (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshida; Takashi (Miura, JP)
Title: X-ray imaging apparatus and x-ray imaging method
Patent Number: 7,742,572

Inventors: Inuzuka; Kazuko (Yokohama, JP), Kawaguchi; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Synchronous semiconductor memory device of fast random cycle system and test method thereof
Patent Number: 7,064,988

Inventors: Iranpour Feridani; Ali R. (Lund, SE), Henrik Borjeson; Nlls I. (Lund, SE)
Title: Micro USB compatible combo system connector
Patent Number: 7,749,028

Inventors: Ishida; Hiroyuki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Vehicular headlamp and optical unit
Patent Number: 7,073,931

Inventors: Ishigaki; Toshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Miyano; Akifumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Satellite signal receiver
Patent Number: 7,065,320

Inventors: Ishiguri; Masahiko (Kawasaki, JP), Matsuki; Hirohisa (Kawasaki, JP), Yoda; Hiroyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Okamoto; Tadahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Ikumo; Masamitsu (Kawasaki, JP), Chiba; Shuichi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,064,436

Inventors: Ishihara; Jun (Kobe, JP), Hayashi; Kohtaro (Toyonaka, JP), Ori; Yuichiro (Moriyama, JP)
Title: Light separation device, blazed grating device, diffraction grating device, and illumination optical system
Patent Number: 7,075,615

Inventors: Ishii; Hirohiko (Yamanashi-ken, JP), Fukasawa; Koichi (Yamanashi-ken, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing a light emitting diode device
Patent Number: 7,063,996

Inventors: Ishii; Yasutaka (Takatsuki, JP), Nakano; Tatsuya (Himeji, JP), Inoue; Keizo (Himeji, JP)
Title: Process for producing vinyl ether compounds
Patent Number: 7,074,970

Inventors: Ishikawa; Hiroki (Okazaki, JP), Zaitsu; Tomoyuki (Okazaki, JP), Kawai; Masao (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Navigation apparatus and method with traffic ranking and display
Patent Number: 7,739,029

Inventors: Ishikawa; Takahiro (Anjo, JP), Kawashima; Takeshi (Seto, JP)
Title: Adaptive image processing unit for extracting characteristic portion from image
Patent Number: 7,076,098

Inventors: Ishio; Masato (Hyogo, JP), Takahashi; Junji (Hyogo, JP), Tarumoto; Takuhiro (Hyogo, JP), Shirota; Yasuhiro (Hyogo, JP), Takatori; Tsuyoshi (Hyogo, JP), Noumi; Kaoru (Hyogo, JP), Arita; Hiroshi (Hyogo, JP), Uchihashi; Koji (Hyogo, JP), Oogaki; Koichi (Hyogo, JP), Takatomi; Shinichiro (Hyogo, JP), Hagiwara; Masatoshi (Hyogo, JP), Iwanaga; Takehito (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Vehicular electronic control apparatus and method for controlling vehicle
Patent Number: 7,739,013

Inventors: Ishizuka; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Hikita; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Ogawa; Tomonari (Kanagawa, JP), Shibata; Toshio (Kanagawa, JP), Nawano; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Itoh; Hidetomo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of drying a web coated with a solution
Patent Number: 7,074,458

Inventors: Islam; Shah Mohammad Rezaul (Cary, NC), Molander; Mark E. (Cary, NC), Ryan; Michael J. (Cary, NC)
Title: Visible multi-level online-offline configuration control
Patent Number: 7,065,563

Inventors: Itabashi; Akihisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Multi-beam laser scanning device
Patent Number: 7,075,563

Inventors: Ito; Eiji (Kanagawa, JP), Ito; Hitoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory and method of producing the same
Patent Number: 7,064,028

Inventors: Ito; Tetsuya (Koganei, JP)
Title: Camera control system
Patent Number: 7,738,011

Inventors: Itoh; Yoshinori (Tochigi-ken, JP)
Title: Zoom lens system and image pickup apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 7,075,733

Inventors: Itonori; Katsuhiko (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Ikegami; Hiroaki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Ashikaga; Hideaki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Kimura; Shunichi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Yoshimura; Hiroki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Onda; Masanori (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Kato; Masahiro (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Satake; Masanori (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,738,737

Inventors: Iwamoto; Mitsuharu (Chiba, JP), Nagata; Tetsuya (Chiba, JP)
Title: Fluid injection apparatus for fluid dynamic pressure bearing
Patent Number: 7,073,630

Inventors: Iwamoto; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging device
Patent Number: 7,738,021

Inventors: Iwamoto; Yasuhide (Kawasaki, JP), Sano; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Nakazawa; Fumihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Yamaguchi; Nobuyasu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical position detecting device and recording medium including a detection of dust on a light retro-reflector
Patent Number: 7,075,054

Inventors: Iwamura; Ryuichi (San Diego, CA)
Title: Secure device authentication
Patent Number: 7,739,513

Inventors: Iwanami; Shigeki (Okazaki, JP), Asa; Hironori (Okazaki, JP), Uno; Keiichi (Kariya, JP), Suzuki; Yasushi (Chiryu, JP), Hisanaga; Shigeru (Kariya, JP), Inaba; Atsushi (Kariya, JP), Ban; Koichi (Tokai, JP), Yamanaka; Takashi (Kariya, JP), Yamanaka; Yasushi (Nakashima-gun, JP), Uchida; Kazuhide (Hamamatsu, JP), Hotta; Tadashi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Waste heat utilizing system
Patent Number: 7,748,226

Inventors: Iwanari; Shunichi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Memory system and semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,075,811

Inventors: Iwasaki; Tomio (Tsukuba, JP), Miura; Hideo (Koshigaya, JP), Nakajima; Takashi (Chiyoda, JP), Ohta; Hiroyuki (Tsuchiura, JP), Nishihara; Shinji (Kokubunji, JP), Sahara; Masashi (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having aluminum conductors
Patent Number: 7,064,437

Inventors: Iwata; Hiroshi (Nara, JP), Shibata; Akihide (Nara, JP), Arai; Nobutoshi (Nara, JP), Ogura; Takayuki (Nara, JP), Adachi; Kouichirou (Tenri, JP), Kakimoto; Seizo (Nara, JP), Yasuda; Yukio (Aichi-gun, Aichi 480-1156, JP), Zaima; Shigeaki (Kasugai-shi, Aichi 487-0017, JP), Sakai; Akira (Nagoya-shi, Aichi 458-0015, JP)
Title: Memory film, method of manufacturing the memory film, memory element, semiconductor storage device, semiconductor integrated circuit, and portable electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,074,676

Inventors: Izumikawa; Manabu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and computer product
Patent Number: 7,738,125

Inventors: Jacobs; Hernes (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method utilizing a flat panel display handler with conveyor device and substrate handler
Patent Number: 7,738,081

Inventors: Jacobs; Stephen W. (Lititz, PA)
Title: Bale wagon having a damper for the rolling rack
Patent Number: 7,073,835

Inventors: Jacot; Brady (Cuyahoga Falls, OH), Briese; William A. (Hinkley, OH)
Title: Method and apparatus for applying optical film to glass
Patent Number: 7,063,757

Inventors: Jaggi; Sandeep (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing multiple projects
Patent Number: 7,076,439

Inventors: Jagtiani; Suresh (Fort, Mumbai, IN), Dulaney; David (Des Moines, IA)
Title: Project management software
Patent Number: 7,739,137

Inventors: Jamalabadi; Shahnaz Ghassemi (Charlottesville, VA), Rahn; Peter C. (Palmyra, VA), Hammond; Kelvin J. (Charlottesville, VA), Mneimne; Omar (Charlottesville, VA), Horsman; Jeffrey A. (Charlottesville, VA), Van Davelaar; Peter C. (Glen Allen, VA)
Title: Processing of chemicals in flow-through device with porous media
Patent Number: 7,063,784

Inventors: Jammes; Pierre J. (Bellevue, WA), Franklin; D. Chase (Seattle, WA), Remington; Darren B. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: System and method for designing and operating an electronic store
Patent Number: 7,076,453

Inventors: Jamneala; Tiberiu (San Francisco, CA), Feld; David A. (Newark, CA), Zaini; Burhan (Kedah, MY)
Title: Network analyzer calibration employing reciprocity of a device
Patent Number: 7,064,555

Inventors: Jarboe; Adam P. (Georgetown, IN), Fruchte; Jonathon M. (Simpsonville, SC), Fruchte; Megan B. (Simpsonville, SC), Borchers; Brooks D. (St. Paul, MN), Gland; Joseph (Beltsville, MD), Hirako; Kevin K. (San Diego, CA), Vaitkunas; Samantha J. (Lafayette, IN), Christensen; Katherine (Manassas, VA), Farr; Lon (Tucson, AZ), Rudolphi; John Joseph (Noble, IL), Zapf; Jesseca R. (Pendleton, IN)
Title: Device for tattooing and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,748,294

Inventors: Jaunault; Philippe (Villemoisan, FR), Jaunault; Sophie (Villemoisan, FR)
Title: Ambidextrous protective glove
Patent Number: 7,062,792

Inventors: Jeffries; Clark Debs (Durham, NC), Sudeep; Kartik (Durham, NC)
Title: Method and system for providing an optimal path choice for differentiated services
Patent Number: 7,065,045

Inventors: Jenkins; Chad G. (Fort Worth, TX), Chandler; Brent A. (Athens, GA)
Title: Systems and methods for electronic account certification and enhanced credit reporting
Patent Number: 8,762,243

Inventors: Jenkins; Mark L. (Salt Lake City, UT), Shapiro; Jeremiah (West Valley City, UT), Forster; Cheryl (Salt Lake City, UT), North; Vaughn W. (Salt Lake City, UT), Stott; David L. (Providence, UT)
Title: Modular tile with controlled deflection
Patent Number: 7,748,177

Inventors: Jeon; Byeong Moon (Seoul, KR), Park; Seung Wook (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for decoding/encoding a video signal using inter-layer prediction
Patent Number: 7,742,524

Inventors: Jeong; Chun-Seok (Kyoungki-do, KR), Shin; Beom-Ju (Kyoungki-do, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,742,349

Inventors: Jeong; Heung-sup (Suwon-si, KR), Lyu; Se-hyun (Seoul, KR), Choi; Jae-myoung (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Jin-soo (Suwon-si, KR), Jung; Woo-chul (Yongin-si, KR), Yoon; Young-min (Yongin-si, KR), Jang; Heung-kyu (Suwon-si, KR), Ahn; Byeong-hwa (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Electrophotographic printer
Patent Number: 7,076,187

Inventors: Jeong; Yeong-hyo (Suwon, KR), Hwang; Seong-ho (Suwon, JP)
Title: Apparatus for driving lens in camera
Patent Number: 7,065,295

Inventors: Jiang; Hong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Edge adaptive spatial temporal deinterlacing
Patent Number: 7,075,580

Inventors: Jin; Hyoung-jong (Gwangju, KR), Oh; Jang-keun (Gwangju, KR)
Title: Filter cleaning device of cyclone vacuum cleaner
Patent Number: 7,074,248

Inventors: Jobetto; Hiroyasu (Hachioji, JP), Mihara; Ichiro (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,064,440

Inventors: Johansen; Charlotte (Holte, DK), Fuglsang; Claus Crone (Niva, DK)
Title: Enzymatic preservation of water based paints
Patent Number: 7,063,970

Inventors: Johnson; Bruce D. (Federal Way, WA)
Title: Wheeled, fuel hose lift
Patent Number: 7,748,418

Inventors: Johnson; Curtis William (Carson City, NV)
Title: Variable geometry nozzle with flexible side wall
Patent Number: 7,062,901

Inventors: Johnson; Evan J. (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Tubular heater and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,064,303

Inventors: Johnson; Mark B. (Potomac, MD)
Title: Method of operating a stacked spin based memory
Patent Number: 7,064,976

Inventors: Johnson; Robert L. (Buford, GA)
Title: Automatically adjusting gripping device
Patent Number: 7,062,996

Inventors: Jones; Herman L. (Arlington, WA), Rutherford; Gaery D. (Levenworth, WA)
Title: Golf swing training device method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,074,133

Inventors: Jones; Jeremy Park (Tempe, AZ), Dobler; Peter Kevin (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Composition and method for substantially reducing the deleterious effects of alcohol on the body
Patent Number: 7,063,865

Inventors: Jones; Scott A. (Carmel, IN), Cooper; Thomas E. (Carmel, IN)
Title: Method, apparatus, and computer readable storage for training human searchers
Patent Number: 8,762,289

Inventors: Jonsson; Bengt (Spanga, SE), Jansson; Christer (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Comparator offset calibration for A/D converters
Patent Number: 7,075,465

Inventors: Jonsson; Soren (Linkoping, SE)
Title: Method and device for feeding components for bone cement into a mixing vessel
Patent Number: 7,073,936

Inventors: Jonsson; Stig (Lund, SE), Andersson; Gunnar (Rostanga, SE), Wellmar; Ulf (Sodra Sandby, SE), Fritzson; Ingela (Lund, SE)
Title: Compounds, methods for their preparation and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,831

Inventors: Joo; Young Dae (Daegu-si, KR), Choi; Tae Wan (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR), Park; Seung Tea (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR), Kim; Soon Hak (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR), Kang; Seok Dong (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR), Kim; Sang Jae (Daegu-si, KR), Bae; Hyoung Kyun (Daegu-si, KR)
Title: Plasma display panel and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,236

Inventors: Jordan, Jr.; John Jeremiah (Lawrenceville, GA)
Title: Perimeter pest control system for use on brick structures
Patent Number: 7,748,160

Inventors: Jordan, Jr.; John Jeremiah (Lawrenceville, GA)
Title: Method and apparatus for perimeter pest control
Patent Number: 7,748,161

Inventors: Jordan; Lavell (San Marcos, TX), Hager; James R. (Golden Valley, MN)
Title: Methods and apparatus for randomly modulating radar altimeters
Patent Number: 7,064,703

Inventors: Joyce; James C. (Naples, FL), Kisner; Ronnie D. (Bradenton, FL), Hazzard; Robert C. (Sarasota, FL)
Title: Magnetic tool organizing system and method of manufacturing a magnetic tool organizing system
Patent Number: 7,735,645

Inventors: Jun; Sung Bae (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Kyoung Ro (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of constructing information on associate meanings between segments of multimedia stream and method of browsing video using the same
Patent Number: 7,075,591

Inventors: Jung; Clemens (Bruecken, DE), Schwarzweller; Peter (St. Wendel, DE), Petry; Konrad (Mandelbachteil, DE), Baltes; Reinhold (Roschberg, DE)
Title: Method of operating a dishwater with a central control unit
Patent Number: 7,749,328

Inventors: Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Rinaldo, Jr.; John D. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Alert options for electronic-paper verification
Patent Number: 7,739,510

Inventors: Jung; Il-yong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Color-filterless LCD
Patent Number: 7,742,123

Inventors: Jung; Jae-woong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display device for shifting location of pixels and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,738,003

Inventors: Jung; Young-Bae (Daejon, KR), Eom; Soon-Young (Daejon, KR), Yun; Jae-Seung (Daejon, KR), Son; Seong-Ho (Busan, KR), Jeon; Soon-Ik (Daejon, KR), Kim; Chang-Joo (Daejon, KR)
Title: Offset hybrid antenna using focuser
Patent Number: 7,075,495

Inventors: Junker; Matthew E. (Farmington Hills, MI), Green; John C. (Sterling Heights, MI), Meilinger; Robert (Beverly Hills, MI)
Title: Low friction sliding valve seal
Patent Number: 7,735,803

Inventors: Jurcak; Michael J. (Columbus, MI), Briggs; Paul F. (Grand Blanc, MI)
Title: Steel fuel flange with plastic strut mounts
Patent Number: 7,074,058

Inventors: Jurgens; Michael S. (Urbana, MD), Madden; Benjamin T. (Roxbury, MA)
Title: Methodology for generating a modified view of a circuit layout
Patent Number: 7,076,759

Inventors: Jusas; Keith (Kings Park, NY), Jusas; Brian (Wading River, NY), Jusas; Todd (East Northport, NY)
Title: RFID encoding/verifying apparatus
Patent Number: 7,073,712

Inventors: Kabir; Omar M. (Waller, TX), Bartos; John C. (Tomball, TX)
Title: Rotating check valve for compression equipment
Patent Number: 7,073,775

Inventors: Kado; Hiroyuki (Oobu, JP), Tanimura; Hiroshi (Kariya, JP), Arai; Tsuyoshi (Kariya, JP)
Title: Intake air control apparatus for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,063,067

Inventors: Kadohara; Terutake (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 7,742,086

Inventors: Kadota; Kenji (Gunma, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for resistance-based muscular force evaluation using a hexagonal diagram of output distribution
Patent Number: 7,748,271

Inventors: Kagawa; Yoshiharu (Fukui, JP)
Title: Motive-force transmission changeover mechanism in disc apparatus
Patent Number: 7,065,772

Inventors: Kahl; Peter (Gerstetten, DE), Joos; Uwe (Aalen, DE)
Title: Apparatus for treating a fibrous web
Patent Number: 7,063,772

Inventors: Kaiping; James C. (Columbia, IL)
Title: Sheet feeder with feed belts and traction belt
Patent Number: 7,748,696

Inventors: Kajiyama; Atushi (Shizuoka, JP), Tamura; Tetsuya (Shizuoka, JP), Mizumoto; Takao (Shizuoka, JP), Kawai; Hitoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Takahashi; Tatsuya (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Quick disintegrating tablet in buccal cavity and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,428

Inventors: Kajiyama; Takeshi (Yokohama, JP), Ueda; Tomomasa (Yokohama, JP), Kishi; Tatsuya (Yokohama, JP), Aikawa; Hisanori (Yokohama, JP), Yoshikawa; Masatoshi (Yokohama, JP), Asao; Yoshiaki (Sagamihara, JP), Yoda; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Magnetic random access memory
Patent Number: 7,064,402

Inventors: Kalinowski; Michael A. (Merrimack, NH)
Title: Hot wire control apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,075,035

Inventors: Kamada; Shinya (Kure, JP), Teraoka; Takamichi (Hiroshima, JP), Doi; Junichi (Hiroshima, JP), Saka; Tokimori (Hiroshima, JP), Iwasaki; Tatsuhiko (Hiroshima, JP), Sakaue; Naohiro (Hiroshima, JP), Mizobe; Tatsutoshi (Hiroshima, JP), Fujita; Yoshihiko (Aki-gun, JP), Iwashita; Norio (Higashihiroshima, JP), Komori; Satoshi (Hiroshima, JP), Ueda; Kazuhiko (Hatsukaichi, JP), Esaki; Seiji (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Automatic transmission for automotive vehicles
Patent Number: 7,749,128

Inventors: Kamata; Kazuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Lens-fitted photo film unit and photofinishing method
Patent Number: 7,065,294

Inventors: Kamath; Nidish R. (San Diego, CA), Kulkarni; Prajakt (San Diego, CA), Vachon; Robert (Zebulon, NC), Goverdhan; Satish (San Diego, CA), Srinivasan; Srivatsan (San Diego, CA), Jong; Alex (San Diego, CA)
Title: System, method or apparatus for combining multiple streams of media data
Patent Number: 8,762,561

Inventors: Kambara; Fumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Memory device, memory device read method
Patent Number: 7,065,002

Inventors: Kameda; Mitsuaki (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Push button switch for vehicle
Patent Number: 7,064,287

Inventors: Kamijo; Yusuke (Hermosa beach, CA), Ueoka; Kiyoshiro (Nisshin, JP), Iwase; Norihiro (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Power output apparatus and control method of the same
Patent Number: 7,062,916

Inventors: Kamiya; Isao (Miyazaki, JP)
Title: Three-axial acceleration sensor inspection device and method of inspecting three-axial acceleration sensor
Patent Number: 7,748,250

Inventors: Kamm; Frank-Michael (Dresden, DE)
Title: Method for fabricating a photomask for an integrated circuit and corresponding photomask
Patent Number: 7,073,969

Inventors: Kanai; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing system and information processing method
Patent Number: 8,762,740

Inventors: Kanai; Masao (Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Waste carbonizing and energy utilizing system
Patent Number: 7,063,026

Inventors: Kanda; Tetsuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Reduced frame collision wireless communication system having communication device mode switching
Patent Number: 7,742,743

Inventors: Kaneko; Yasuhisa (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Shuji (Kanagawa, JP), Hotta; Yoshinori (Aichi, JP), Fukunaga; Toshiaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid ejection head
Patent Number: 7,735,750

Inventors: Kang; Dae Kil (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Food container and refrigerator having the same
Patent Number: 7,748,232

Inventors: Kang; Hyun-Yul (Incheon-si, KR), Song; Yoon-Jong (Seoul, KR), Jang; Nak-Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Ferroelectric memory devices having an expanded plate electrode
Patent Number: 7,064,366

Inventors: Kang; Seong Ho (Taegu-shi, KR), Cho; Jang Hwan (Kumi-shi, KR), Kim; Gop Sick (Kumi-shi, KR), Lee; Eung Gwan (Taegu-shi, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for driving plasma display panel using selective write and selective erase
Patent Number: 7,075,239

Inventors: Kano; Masataka (Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Organic bistable element, organic bistable memory device using the same, and method for driving said organic bistable element and organic bistable memory device
Patent Number: 7,075,105

Inventors: Karolewicz; Dan (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL)
Title: Magnetically affixable bulk mail card and associated manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,063,258

Inventors: Kates; Lawrence (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for defending against naso-pharyngeal viral attacks
Patent Number: 7,073,500

Inventors: Kato; Motoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus for encoding and decoding header data in picture signal transmission
Patent Number: 7,075,991

Inventors: Kato; Tatsuro (Hitachi, JP), Utsumi; Tomoaki (Hitachi, JP), Endo; Fumihiro (Hitachi, JP), Kobayashi; Kazuo (Hitachi, JP), Saito; Kazuhiro (Hitachi, JP)
Title: Gas insulating apparatus and method for locating fault point thereof
Patent Number: 7,064,267

Inventors: Katsumura; Masahiro (Tsurugashima, JP)
Title: Optical disc and apparatus for manufacturing a master disc therefor
Patent Number: 7,065,034

Inventors: Katz; Ariel (Redmond, WA), Sagiv; Yifat (Bellevue, WA), Friedel; Guy (Bellevue, WA), Heckerman; David E. (Bellevue, WA), Douceur; John R. (Bellevue, WA), Goodman; Joshua (Redmond, WA)
Title: Caching techniques for streaming media
Patent Number: 7,076,544

Inventors: Kawabata; Kenichi (Kodaira, JP), Umemura; Shinichiro (Hachioji, JP), Sasaki; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Medicine, carrier for medicine, method of producing medicine, and method of tumor treatment
Patent Number: 7,074,427

Inventors: Kawakita; Shinji (Mie, JP), Yamane; Shigeki (Mie, JP)
Title: Electrical connection box
Patent Number: 7,074,053

Inventors: Kawamoto; Tetsuya (Shiga, JP), Yamada; Hideki (Shimane, JP), Kobayashi; Hiroyuki (Shimane, JP), Shimada; Minoru (Shiga, JP), Ohmura; Kingo (Shiga, JP), Wakabayashi; Asami (Shiga, JP)
Title: Temperature sensor
Patent Number: 7,075,407

Inventors: Kawano; Yoichi (Fukuoka, JP), Kawarada; Takayuki (Fukuoka, JP), Ono; Hiroshi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Fuel cell separator, process for producing the same and material therefor
Patent Number: 7,063,914

Inventors: Kawanobe; Osamu (Yokohama, JP), Shigematsu; Kouichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Device for automatically controlling opening and closing of a vehicle slide door
Patent Number: 7,073,291

Inventors: Kawasaki; Masashi (Sagamihara, JP), Ohno; Hideo (Sendai, JP)
Title: Transistor and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,064,346

Inventors: Kawase; Akira (Shizuoka, JP), Shimizu; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP), Shimizu; Kazuki (Shizuoka, JP), Emura; Takashi (Shizuoka, JP), Kinoshita; Kazutomo (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vitamin D derivatives
Patent Number: 7,074,777

Inventors: Kawazu; Takao (Shizuoka, JP), Takahashi; Atsuya (Shizuoka, JP), Mochizuki; Masataka (Shizukoa, JP)
Title: Image fusing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,076,183

Inventors: Kazama; Youichi (Nagano, JP), Masaki; Keiichi (Nagano, JP)
Title: Method of production of semiconductor module with external connection terminal
Patent Number: 7,064,001

Inventors: Kazi; Tauseef (San Diego, CA), Gemar; Jeff (San Diego, CA), Srinivas; Vaishnav (San Diego, CA), Mohan; Vivek (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for testing packaged dies
Patent Number: 7,075,175

Inventors: Keil; Charles C. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Veterinary height adjustable wet table
Patent Number: 7,073,464

Inventors: Keim; Don L. (Leland, MS)
Title: Cotton cultivar 02X38R
Patent Number: 7,064,254

Inventors: Keinert; Joachim (Boeblingen, DE), Koehl; Juergen (Boeblingen, DE), Ludwig; Thomas (Boeblingen, DE)
Title: Circuit macro placement using macro aspect ratio based on ports
Patent Number: 8,762,919

Inventors: Keith; Jerry Lee (Senecaville, OH)
Title: Bracket and method for supporting a platform from concrete form tabs
Patent Number: 7,748,195

Inventors: Keles; Ahmet Ozlem (Boston, MA)
Title: Palatal expansion device and methods
Patent Number: 7,074,036

Inventors: Keller; Arno (Munchen, DE), Heydenreich; Bertram (Neubiberg, DE), Krog; Andreas (Winkelhaid, DE)
Title: Gas spring
Patent Number: 7,073,642

Inventors: Kellie; Truman F. (Lakeland, MN), Edwards; William D. (New Richmond, WI), Brenner; Robert E. (New Richmond, WI)
Title: Closed loop control of photoreceptor surface voltage for electrophotographic processes
Patent Number: 7,076,181

Inventors: Kelly; Guy M. (La Jolla, CA), Page; Kevin J. (Del Mar, CA), Plum; Don P. (San Diego, CA), Ravenis, II; Joseph VJ (San Diego, CA)
Title: Smart card fast-clamping receiver for pulsed RF fields
Patent Number: 7,075,411

Inventors: Kelly; Keith E. (Palmdale, CA)
Title: Electronic guitar training device
Patent Number: 7,064,259

Inventors: Kemper; Franz (Pocking, DE), Mockel; Jens (Munchen, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for processing wafers
Patent Number: 7,064,809

Inventors: Kenishi; Mikio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Production of fluorophosphate optical glass, and production of optical element
Patent Number: 8,769,991

Inventors: Kennard; Wayne Mariner (Weston, MA)
Title: System and method for redemption of awards by award program participants
Patent Number: 7,076,446

Inventors: Kennedy, Sr.; Johnny R. (Durham, NC)
Title: Seat belt assembly system
Patent Number: 7,063,389

Inventors: Kent; Adrian P. (Cambridge, GB), Munro; William J. (Bristol, GB), Spiller; Timothy P. (North Somerset, GB), Beausoleil; Raymond G. (Redmond, OR)
Title: Tagging systems
Patent Number: 7,075,438

Inventors: Ker; Ming-Dou (Hsinchu, TW), Lo; Wen-Yu (Taichung Hsien, TW)
Title: ESD protection circuit with tunable gate-bias
Patent Number: 7,064,942

Inventors: Kerkhoff; Dean (Covina, CA)
Title: Pants with attached skirt
Patent Number: 7,735,155

Inventors: Kerr; Roger S. (Brockport, NY), Baek; Seung-Ho (Pittsford, NY), Mackin; Thomas A. (Hamlin, NY)
Title: High speed counterbalanced translation device for use with radiographic media
Patent Number: 7,064,343

Inventors: Kerzman; Joseph P. (New Brighton, MN), Rezek; James E. (Mounds View, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for efficiently viewing a number of selected components using a database editor tool
Patent Number: 7,076,410

Inventors: Kevaler; Robert (Kensington, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus reporting a vehicular sensor waveform in a wireless vehicular sensor network
Patent Number: 7,739,000

Inventors: Khemakhem; M'hamed Anis (Minnetonka, MN), Skluzacek; Kenneth Allen (North Mankato, MN)
Title: Modular mounting sleeve for jack
Patent Number: 7,074,080

Inventors: Khuzwayo; Simphiwe Lionel (Kempton Park, ZA)
Title: Device for measuring and sampling liquid
Patent Number: 8,770,048

Inventors: Khym; Sungwon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Nitride semiconductor laser diode and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,074,633

Inventors: Kim; Chung-Soo (Seongnam-si, KR), Cho; Do-Young (Suwon-si, KR), Hur; Jeong-Wook (Cheonan-si, KR), Park; Jong-Lee (CheonAn-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for manufacturing a flat fluorescent lamp
Patent Number: 7,749,036

Inventors: Kim; Daehwan D. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for releasably locking an optical transceiver into a cage attached to an electronic board
Patent Number: 7,064,959

Inventors: Kim; Dong-Seon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Yong-Hoe (Anyang, KR)
Title: Optical network unit
Patent Number: 7,076,167

Inventors: Kim; Duck-Ki (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Electronic accelerator pedal system with a foot pressure-adjusting function
Patent Number: 7,073,408

Inventors: Kim; Hwan-guem (Seoul, KR), Cho; Durk-hyun (Suwon, KR)
Title: Fixing device of an image forming apparatus having a heat transfer unit
Patent Number: 7,076,198

Inventors: Kim; Hyun-mun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cho; Dae-sung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Woo-shik (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Color transformation method and apparatus with minimized transformation errors
Patent Number: 7,738,697

Inventors: Kim; Hyung-Suk (Chandler, AZ), Kim; Hyun M. (Scottsdale, AZ), Acharya; Tinku (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Adaptive video bit-rate control
Patent Number: 7,075,987

Inventors: Kim; Jae Min (Gwangju-shi, KR), Kim; Tae Hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Wireless terminal for checking the amount used of gauge and a gauge management system using a wireless communication network
Patent Number: 7,064,678

Inventors: Kim; Jeong Si (Taejon, KR), Han; Dong Soo (Taejon, KR), Yu; Chan Su (Taejon, KR)
Title: Parallel loop transformation methods for race detection during an execution of parallel programs
Patent Number: 7,076,776

Inventors: Kim; Jeong-Du (Seoul, KR)
Title: Internal magnetic-force polishing system
Patent Number: 7,063,601

Inventors: Kim; Jong Hyun (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Ki Hyuk (Seoul, KR), Woo; Joung Won (Seoul, KR), Nam; Mi Sook (Anyang-shi, Kyungki-do, KR), Choi; Yoo Jin (Kyungki-do, KR), Kim; Kyeong Jin (Bucheon-shi, Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal cell and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 7,075,607

Inventors: Kim; Joonsuk (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multiple stream cyclic-shifted delay transmitter
Patent Number: 7,738,356

Inventors: Kim; Ju-Yeun (Daegu, KR), Kim; Young-Su (Daejeon, KR), Bae; Jae-Hwui (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Hyun (Daejeon, KR), Lim; Jong-Soo (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Soo-In (Daejeon, KR)
Title: Method for selecting optimal beam and apparatus for receiving digital broadcasting signal using the same
Patent Number: 7,742,538

Inventors: Kim; Jum Soo (Icheon, KR), Jung; Sung Mun (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Method for fabricating a semiconductor device having self aligned source (SAS) crossing trench
Patent Number: 7,074,682

Inventors: Kim; Kyekyoon (Champaign, IL), Singh; Ravindra Pratap (Urbana, IL)
Title: Electrohydrodynamic spraying system
Patent Number: 7,748,343

Inventors: Kim; Sang-pil (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Park; Byung-sik (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Moon; Gi-Jeong (Daegu-si, KR), Oh; Sang-Duk (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR), Kim; Jung-Won (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR)
Title: Heat-shrinkable polyester film having excellent crystallinity
Patent Number: 7,074,467

Inventors: Kim; Seong-Gyun (Seongnam, KR)
Title: Non-volatile memory device
Patent Number: 7,075,144

Inventors: Kim; Seung Hyun (Choongcheongbuk-Do, KR)
Title: Methods of manufacturing semiconductor devices
Patent Number: 7,074,702

Inventors: Kim; Yong-Ho (Bucheon, KR), Lee; Jin (Seoul, KR), Kwak; Yong-Won (Anyang, KR)
Title: Method of initializing and establishing links in a multi-mode mobile terminal
Patent Number: 7,738,425

Inventors: Kim; Yong-jae (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Young-hun (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Hyun-suk (Suwon-si, KR), Oh; Young-nam (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of processing image in thin-client environment and apparatus and method of receiving the processed image
Patent Number: 7,075,544

Inventors: Kim; Young Wha (Dajon, KR), Kim; Seong Rag (Daejon, KR), Choi; In-Kyeong (Daejon, KR)
Title: Apparatus for cancelling interference in CDMA system using multiple transfer rates and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,916

Inventors: Kimura; Atsushi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Positioning apparatus, exposure apparatus, and semiconductor device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,064,512

Inventors: Kimura; Hajime (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Electronic device and driving method
Patent Number: 7,075,508

Inventors: Kimura; Junichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Medical drilling machine
Patent Number: 7,074,225

Inventors: Kimura; Masafumi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Lens driving device, image stabilizing unit, and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,075

Inventors: Kimura; Masao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Task light
Patent Number: 7,742,014

Inventors: Kimura; Suenori (Hamamatsu, JP), Ohmura; Takayuki (Hamamatsu, JP), Yamaguchi; Teruhiko (Hamamatsu, JP), Ito; Masuo (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Photomultiplier tube having focusing electrodes with apertures and screens
Patent Number: 7,064,485

Inventors: Kinoshita; Masao (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Vehicle lamp with overhead sign illumination
Patent Number: 7,748,880

Inventors: Kinzer; Dwight Eric (Circle Pines, MN)
Title: Conveying system for filling multiple storage bins
Patent Number: 7,074,001

Inventors: Kirby; Robert (Sparta, TN)
Title: Solid state heater assembly, heater subassembly and methods of assembly
Patent Number: 7,075,042

Inventors: Kirchhofer; Daniel K. (Los Altos, CA), Lazarus; Robert A. (Millbrae, CA), Wiesmann; Christian (Brisbane, CA)
Title: HGF beta chain variants
Patent Number: 7,737,115

Inventors: Kirita; Kazuhisa (Fujioka, JP), Kamitani; Toshimi (Fujioka, JP), Koyama; Takao (Fujioka, JP)
Title: Ink-storing body for writing utensil
Patent Number: 7,063,475

Inventors: Kirkpatrick; Peter E. (Berkeley, CA), Verdiell; Jean-Marc (Palo Alto, CA), Schulz; Craig (Fremont, CA), Epitaux; Marc (Sunnyvale, CA), Lake; Rickie C. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Optoelectronic package having a transmission line between electrical components and optical components
Patent Number: 7,076,123

Inventors: Kister; January (Redwood City, CA), Dabrowiecki; Krzysztof (Fremont, CA)
Title: Bundled probe apparatus for multiple terminal contacting
Patent Number: 7,064,564

Inventors: Kitagawara; Atsushi (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image processing system, image forming system, and recording medium
Patent Number: 7,075,680

Inventors: Kitamura; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Sugiyama; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Togashi; Haruo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Video signal quantizing apparatus and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,065,138

Inventors: Kitayama; Kenji (Hyogo, JP), Ohji; Nobuyuki (Hyogo, JP), Tomiyama; Shogo (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Molding die
Patent Number: 7,748,975

Inventors: Kitazato; Naohisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method, apparatus and program for recording and playing back content data, method, apparatus and program for playing back content data, and method, apparatus and program for recording content data
Patent Number: 7,738,767

Inventors: Kiuchi; Mitsuyuki (Nara, JP), Suzuki; Masahiro (Osaka, JP), Nakata; Hideki (Osaka, JP), Yoshioka; Kaneharu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Motor driving apparatus for use in a dishwasher
Patent Number: 7,064,517

Inventors: Klein; Dean A. (Eagle, ID)
Title: Method for bus capacitance reduction
Patent Number: 7,075,808

Inventors: Klein; Donald R. (Edmonton, Alberta, CA)
Title: Helicopter moving device
Patent Number: 7,074,003

Inventors: Klein; Lawrence (Long Beach, NY)
Title: Automated loan approval system
Patent Number: 7,742,980

Inventors: Kleinert; Wolf-Dietrich (Bonn, DE)
Title: Method for the nondestructive recording of a rotational movement of a specimen, device therefor as well as probe unit
Patent Number: 8,770,028

Inventors: Klug; Michael G. (Brooklyn Park, MN), Mattei; Patrizio (Riehen, CH), Mueller; Werner (Aesch, CH), Neidhart; Werner (Hagenthal le Bas, FR), Nettekoven; Matthias Heinrich (Grenzach-Wyhlen, DE), Pflieger; Philippe (Schwoben, FR), Plancher; Jean-Marc (Knoeringue, FR)
Title: Quinoline derivatives
Patent Number: 7,064,134

Inventors: Knepp; Victoria M. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Stable formulations of nerve growth factor
Patent Number: 7,074,763

Inventors: Knigge; Walter N. (Racine, WI), Carbeau; C. William (Naples, FL)
Title: Pumping tower support system and method of use
Patent Number: 7,748,193

Inventors: Knips; Thomas J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Chang; Tom Y. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Dawson; James W. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Malone; Douglas J. (Pleasant Valley, NY)
Title: Non-binary address generation for ABIST
Patent Number: 7,076,710

Inventors: Knuth; Rosemary F. (Congers, NY), Rousso; John (Trumbull, CT), Kalinoski; Henry (Doylestown, PA), Siracusa; Paul (Florida, NY)
Title: Resealable nurser liner
Patent Number: 7,073,674

Inventors: Knutson; Paul Leslie (Chaska, MN), Augustine; Scott Douglas (Bloomington, MN), Rock; John Paul (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Modular bandage
Patent Number: 7,074,982

Inventors: Ko; David (Tso-Chin) (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Low profile electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,063,568

Inventors: Kobayashi; Katsuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshimura; Yuichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Sato; Hajime (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Coordinate input apparatus, control method thereof, and program
Patent Number: 7,075,524

Inventors: Kobayashi; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Bearing structure of a motor
Patent Number: 7,073,947

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masato (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Isao (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting data from asynchronous network via synchronous network
Patent Number: 7,742,503

Inventors: Kobayashi; Shinsuke (Susono, JP), Agata; Jun (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Sheet size detecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,736

Inventors: Kobayashi; Takashi (Tokorozawa, JP), Katayama; Atsuko (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,075,139

Inventors: Kobayashi; Yoshikazu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Internet service telephone communication connection method
Patent Number: 7,076,554

Inventors: Kobler; Matthias (Blaustein, DE), Hofle; Roland (Friedrichshafen, DE)
Title: Pipe connecting device
Patent Number: 7,748,752

Inventors: Koch, III; Stanley G. (Gladwin, MI)
Title: Fishing tip-up
Patent Number: 7,062,877

Inventors: Kocher; Jurgen (Langenfeld, DE)
Title: Optically active diamines and their use in catalytic processes
Patent Number: 7,064,231

Inventors: Kochinke; Frank (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods and drug delivery systems for the treatment of orofacial diseases
Patent Number: 7,074,426

Inventors: Kochling; Edmund T. (Charlton, MA)
Title: Pre-cast curbside access ramp and methods of making and installing the same
Patent Number: 7,073,973

Inventors: Kodama; Noriaki (Kanagawa, JP), Kanamori; Kohji (Kanagawa, JP), Suzuki; Junichi (Kanagawa, JP), Nishizaka; Teiichirou (Kanagawa, JP), Den; Yasuhide (Kanagawa, JP), Fujieda; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Toda; Akio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory and nonvolatile memory manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,064,382

Inventors: Koenig; Mary K. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Multiple element patch antenna and electrical feed network
Patent Number: 7,064,713

Inventors: Koessler; Juergen (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Through-fittings and below grade junction boxes equipped with same
Patent Number: 7,062,851

Inventors: Koga; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Server apparatus for managing print attribute information and print controlling
Patent Number: 7,075,670

Inventors: Kogut; Lior (Haifa, IL), Tung; Ming-Hau (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Microelectromechanical device and method utilizing conducting layers separated by stops
Patent Number: 7,742,220

Inventors: Kohlenz; Mathias (San Diego, CA), Mir; Idreas (San Diego, CA), Khan; Irfan Anwar (Boulder, CO), Sathyanarayan; Madhusudan (San Diego, CA), Maheshwari; Shailesh (San Diego, CA), Krishnamoorthy; Srividhya (San Diego, CA), Urgaonkar; Sandeep (San Diego, CA), Klingenbrunn; Thomas (San Diego, CA), Liou; Tim Tynghuei (San Diego, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for efficient memory allocation
Patent Number: 8,762,532

Inventors: Koibuchi; Ken (Susono, JP), Tsuchiya; Yoshiaki (Nishikamo-gun, JP), Hirose; Taro (Susono, JP)
Title: Vehicle steering control device
Patent Number: 7,073,621

Inventors: Koizumi; Hiromichi (Mito, JP)
Title: Depleted UF.sub.6 processing plant and method for processing depleted UF.sub.6
Patent Number: 7,063,823

Inventors: Kojima; Takao (Hitachi, JP), Amano; Masahiko (Hitachiota, JP), Hoshino; Masatoshi (Tsuchiura, JP)
Title: Steering transmission device and steering apparatus
Patent Number: 7,063,180

Inventors: Komatsu; Hironori (Mobara, JP), Kouno; Toshiyuki (Mobara, JP), Tsuchiya; Katsutoshi (Mobara, JP)
Title: Method for purifying 5' -protected 2' -deoxypurine nucleosides
Patent Number: 7,074,917

Inventors: Konda; Suresh L. (Washington, DC), Collins; Michael (Pittsburgh, PA), Nag; Pranab K. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Method and system for data transformation in a heterogeneous computer system
Patent Number: 7,065,588

Inventors: Kondo; Takaharu (Kyoto, JP), Okabe; Shotaro (Nara, JP), Moriyama; Koichiro (Kyoto, JP), Yajima; Takahiro (Kyoto, JP), Shishido; Takeshi (Nara, JP)
Title: Method of forming silicon-based thin film, silicon-based thin film, and photovoltaic element
Patent Number: 7,074,641

Inventors: Kondo; Toshiaki (Fujisawa, JP), Matsugu; Masakazu (Chiba, JP), Takahashi; Fumiaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,076,099

Inventors: Konishi; Morikazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Cold cathode electric field electron emission display device
Patent Number: 7,064,493

Inventors: Koo; Hyung-Woan (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Differential switching circuit and digital-to-analog converter
Patent Number: 7,064,695

Inventors: Koreeda; Daisuke (Saitama-ken, JP), Maruyama; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Takeuchi; Shuichi (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Objective lens and optical information read/write device
Patent Number: 7,742,370

Inventors: Korenaga; Nobushige (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Aligning apparatus, exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,075,197

Inventors: Kosek; Daniel A. (Missoula, MT), Maher; Robert Crawford (Bozeman, MT)
Title: Audio spectral noise reduction method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,914

Inventors: Kosht; Danial L. (Gaylord, MI), Terpstra; Larry J. (Central Lake, MI)
Title: Solid-state synchro/resolver converter
Patent Number: 7,064,692

Inventors: Koster; Hubert (Figino, CH)
Title: Mass spectrometric methods for detecting mutations in a target nucleic acid
Patent Number: 7,074,563

Inventors: Kothandaraman; Chandrasekharan (Wappingers Falls, NY), Shum; Danny (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Single-poly 2-transistor based fuse element
Patent Number: 7,075,127

Inventors: Koto; Shinichiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Video encoding method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,982

Inventors: Kottilingal; Sudeep Ravi (San Diego, CA), Ling; Fan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting the presence of a terminal in a data session
Patent Number: 7,743,152

Inventors: Kouninski; Andrey (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Filling blank spaces of a display screen
Patent Number: 7,742,059

Inventors: Kouta; Hikaru (Minato-ku, JP), Oda; Mikio (Minato-ku, JP), Hanada; Tadahiko (Minato-ku, JP), Kaneko; Taro (Minato-ku, JP), Urino; Yutaka (Minato-ku, JP)
Title: Optical circuit element and production method therefor, array-form optical circuit element, optical circuit device using it
Patent Number: 7,076,125

Inventors: Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,742,020

Inventors: Koyama; Masato (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Nishiyama; Akira (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Suzuki; Masamichi (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Kamimuta; Yuuichi (Kanagawa-Ken, JP), Ino; Tsunehiro (Kanagawa-Ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,075,158

Inventors: Koyamada; Yahei (Edogawa-ku, Tokyo, JP), Imamura; Katsunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical fiber
Patent Number: 7,742,671

Inventors: Kramer; Eric W. (Laguna Beach, CA), Nagano; Thomas T. (Cerritos, CA)
Title: Soft light fixture
Patent Number: 7,063,441

Inventors: Krenzler; Leo M. (Kailua, Kona, HI)
Title: Submergible tire structure
Patent Number: 7,063,483

Inventors: Kress; Dieter (Aalen, DE), Haberle; Friedrich (Lauchheim, DE)
Title: Broaching tool and method for machining the surfaces of bores
Patent Number: 7,748,935

Inventors: Kreuter; Matthias-Heinrich (Walenstadt, DE), Wagner; Hildebert K. M. (Breitbrunn a. Chiemsee, DE), Tittel; Gerolf (Grafelfing, DE)
Title: Method for the production of phyllanthus extracts
Patent Number: 7,074,436

Inventors: Kroll; Mark W. (Simi Valley, CA), Poore; John W. (South Pasadena, CA)
Title: Implantable cardiac stimulation device that minimizes parasitic muscle stimulation and method
Patent Number: 7,076,301

Inventors: Krulce; Darrell L. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Security method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,762,732

Inventors: Krummrich; Peter (Munich, DE)
Title: Method for stabilization and reconfiguration of a transparent photonic network
Patent Number: 7,065,296

Inventors: Krzystyniak; Roman (Englewood, CO), Dolgonos; Pavel (Englewood, CO)
Title: Grid control system for eliminating soft radiation emissions from an X-ray tube
Patent Number: 7,742,571

Inventors: Kubo; Hiroyoshi (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Positioning apparatus and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,075,624

Inventors: Kubo; Takashi (Kaisei-machi, JP), Muraishi; Katsuaki (Kaisei-machi, JP), Kimura; Toshihito (Kaisei-machi, JP), Shimizu; Hitoshi (Kaisei-machi, JP), Mori; Nobufumi (Kaisei-machi, JP)
Title: Measuring apparatus and measuring chip
Patent Number: 7,075,654

Inventors: Kuerschner; Sven (Woellstein, DE), Schneider; Lutz (Ebernburg, DE)
Title: Connecting device arranged between a steering wheel and a pitman module of a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,748,985

Inventors: Kuhl; Timothy Harris (Kanata, CA), Thibodeau; Mark Jason (Nepean, CA)
Title: Method and system for mediating traffic between an asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) network and an adjacent network
Patent Number: 7,065,089

Inventors: Kuhn; Bernhard (Biberach, DE), Classen; Thomas (Herbertingen, DE)
Title: Medical handpiece having an angled shaft
Patent Number: 7,736,146

Inventors: Kuiken; David Paul (Round Rock, TX), Rogalski; Mark Daniel (Leander, TX)
Title: Modular connector anti-snag retrofit
Patent Number: 7,063,554

Inventors: Kulack; Frederick A. (Rochester, MN), Petri; John E. (St. Charles, MN)
Title: Rapidly deploying virtual database applications using data model analysis
Patent Number: 8,762,428

Inventors: Kullman; Marcus (Vikmanshyttan, SE), Sundberg; Robin (Falun, SE)
Title: Hinge arrangement
Patent Number: 8,769,770

Inventors: Kumazaki; Tsutomu (Kakamigahara, JP), Matsumoto; Takashi (Nagoya, JP), Yoshikawa; Masaaki (Tokyo-to, JP), Takeuchi; Osamu (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Program information transmission apparatus that transits program information at a constant rate through a cycle
Patent Number: 7,065,097

Inventors: Kunimasa; Takeshi (Ebina, JP), Hada; Toru (Ebina, JP), Ishida; Kenichi (Ebina, JP), Morita; Masao (Ebina, JP), Yamaguchi; Yozo (Ebina, JP), Kurata; Masami (Ebina, JP), Sekine; Hiroshi (Ebina, JP), Kawano; Hiroyuki (Ebina, JP), Otsubo; Takanobu (Ebina, JP)
Title: Recognizing a print inhibit image pattern using image data converted for fast recognition
Patent Number: 7,076,096

Inventors: Kunz; Felix (Solothurn, CH)
Title: Passively cooled computer
Patent Number: 7,742,298

Inventors: Kuo; Cheng-Ji (Taipei 106, TW)
Title: Assembly of a flash-lamp string system
Patent Number: 7,063,452

Inventors: Kupferman; Hanan (Diamond Bar, CA)
Title: Disk drives and disk drive containing devices that include a servo frequency generator and spindle control timer that compensate for disk eccentricity
Patent Number: 7,075,746

Inventors: Kurashige; Takehiko (Ome, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and cache method
Patent Number: 8,762,628

Inventors: Kurashina; Hisaki (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Test-element-provided substrate, method of manufacturing the same, substrate for electro-optical device, electro-optical device, and electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,704

Inventors: Kurita; Kazuhisa (Tokyo, JP), Nakao; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Onishi; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Uryu; Takuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Intake air quantity controlling device for internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,073,483

Inventors: Kurose; Yoshitoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Nomura; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP), Kano; Shinya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Service assignment apparatus
Patent Number: 7,076,540

Inventors: Kurowski; Christopher W. (Nepean, CA), Ben-Hamida; Naim (Nepean, CA)
Title: Method and system for phase and byte alignment on a multiplexed high speed bus
Patent Number: 7,742,507

Inventors: Kutsukake; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Sugimae; Kikuko (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,064,379

Inventors: Kwak; Choong-Keun (Suwon, KR), Kim; Du-Eung (Suwon, KR), Cho; Woo-Yeong (Suwon, KR)
Title: Reference voltage generating circuit using active resistance device
Patent Number: 7,064,601

Inventors: Kwan; Dennis (San Diego, CA)
Title: Software modem architecture
Patent Number: 7,075,914

Inventors: Kwan; Khai Hee (Sandakan, Sabah, MY)
Title: Computer program, system and method for on-line issuing and verifying a representation of economic value interchangeable for money having identification data and password protection over a computer network
Patent Number: 7,742,996

Inventors: Kwon; Seong-Geun (Daegu, KR), Kang; Dong-Han (Daegu, KR)
Title: Method for registering and displaying digital multimedia broadcasting channels in a mobile terminal with a function for receiving digital multimedia broadcasting
Patent Number: 7,739,710

Inventors: Lacadie; John A. (Woodbury, CT), Pierce; James B. (Southbury, CT)
Title: Method for treating retroviral infections
Patent Number: 7,064,139

Inventors: Lagace; Frederic (Drummondville, CA), Grondin; Jean-Francois (Drummondville, CA), Cusson; Pierre (St-Germain de Grantham, CA), Julien; Michel (St-Nicephore, CA), Marcoux; Daniel (Drummondville, CA)
Title: Ventilation system
Patent Number: 7,073,566

Inventors: Lai; Duc Dinh (Chantilly, VA), Palacio; Julio (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Method and computer-readable medium for performing predictive name completion, categorizing call logs and accessing dispatch ID numbers in a database for dispatch dialers
Patent Number: 7,742,780

Inventors: Lai; Ken Ming (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Adjustable sill and threshold
Patent Number: 8,769,874

Inventors: Lam; Than N. (Riverside, NJ)
Title: Integration architecture for software and hardware development
Patent Number: 8,762,433

Inventors: LaMacchia; Brian A. (Seattle, WA), Fee; Gregory Darrell (Kirkland, WA), Kohnfelder; Loren M. (Bellevue, WA), Kamath; Ashok Cholpady (Redmond, WA)
Title: Applying a permission grant set to a call stack during runtime
Patent Number: 7,076,557

Inventors: Lambert; Alain (Beauvechain, BE), Wilmet; Vincent (Wavre, BE)
Title: Process for the separation of a mixture comprising at least one hydrofluoroalkane and hydrogen fluoride, processes for the preparation of a hydrofluoroalkane and azeotropic compositions
Patent Number: 7,074,434

Inventors: Lambertini; Vito (Giaveno, IT), Li Pira; Nello (Fossano, IT), Repetto; Piermario (Turin, IT)
Title: Light-emitting device comprising porous alumina, and corresponding method of fabrication
Patent Number: 7,075,229

Inventors: Lamotte; Dennis (Ashland City, TN)
Title: Awning brackets and panel
Patent Number: 8,769,885

Inventors: Lamoureux; Gary A. (Woodbury, CT), Matons; James (Newtown, PA), Johnston; Warren (Thomaston, CT), Bouffard; Matthew (Oakville, CT), Rice; Warren (Watertown, CT)
Title: Implants for use in brachytherapy and other radiation therapy that resist migration and rotation
Patent Number: 7,736,293

Inventors: Lander; Peter Ambrose (Indianapolis, IN), Lohman; Mark Christopher (Superior, CO)
Title: Compounds and methods for inhibiting MRP1
Patent Number: 7,064,131

Inventors: Lane; Michael F. (Mashpee, MA), Mustafa; Mehmet (Waltham, MA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for a bridge tap moderator
Patent Number: 7,076,056

Inventors: Lang; Tobias (Stuttgart, DE), Konzelmann; Uwe (Asperg, DE)
Title: Method for producing at least one characteristic line of an air mass detecting device for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,076,359

Inventors: Langenbacher; Markus (Lenzkirch, DE), Derr; Andreas (Wutoschingen, DE), Eder; Frank (Stuhlingen, DE)
Title: Refractometer
Patent Number: 7,064,816

Inventors: Lattmann; Rene (Oberwil, CH), Waldmeier; Felix (Oberwil, CH)
Title: 4-[3,5-bis-(2-hydroxy-phenyl)-[1,2,4]triazol-1-yl]-benzoic acid derivatives for treating an excess of metal in the body
Patent Number: 7,074,815

Inventors: Laukkanen; Mikko (Tampere, FI)
Title: Locking of a control device with a margin for adjustment
Patent Number: 7,062,988

Inventors: Laumen; Josef (Hildesheim, DE), Schmidt; Andreas (Braunschweig, DE), Schutte; Marcel (Munich, DE), Niekerk; Sabine Van (Salzgitter, DE)
Title: Method for controlling a multimedia messaging service between a telecommunication device and a telecommunication network, respective smart card and telecommunication device
Patent Number: 7,076,273

Inventors: LaVaque; Barry J. (Madison, WI), Gold; Robert J. (Madison, WI)
Title: Pincer tool
Patent Number: 7,073,832

Inventors: Lavigne; Anthony G. (East Montpelier, VT)
Title: Ladder attachment system
Patent Number: 7,063,187

Inventors: Lavoie; Scott (Red Oak, IA)
Title: Tumble seat assembly having locking strut
Patent Number: 7,073,862

Inventors: Lawler; Stephen (Redmond, WA), Horvitz; Eric J. (Kirkland, WA), Goodman; Joshua T. (Redmond, WA), Gupta; Anoop (Seattle, WA), Meek; Christopher A. (Kirkland, WA), Brill; Eric D. (Redmond, WA), Flake; Gary W. (Bellevue, WA), Naam; Ramez (Seattle, WA), Chaudhuri; Surajit (Redmond, WA), Hurst-Hiller; Oliver (New York, NY)
Title: Visual and multi-dimensional search
Patent Number: 7,739,221

Inventors: Lawson; Lawrence J. (Troy, MI), Reece; Robert (Clarkston, MI), Niazy; Ramsey Richard (Key Colony Beach, FL)
Title: Apparatus for processing a tire-wheel assembly including weight application and balancing sub-stations
Patent Number: 8,769,807

Inventors: Le Dinh; Chon Tam (Montreal, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for adaptive spatial segmentation-based noise reducing for encoded image signal
Patent Number: 7,076,113

Inventors: Le; Trung V. (White Bear Township, MN), Tapani; Robert W. (Oakdale, MN)
Title: Device having a slot capable of receiving at least four types of memory cards
Patent Number: 7,075,793

Inventors: LeBlanc; Byron (Breaux Bridge, LA)
Title: Combination waist belt and musical instrument strap
Patent Number: 7,062,794

Inventors: Lebowitz; Gary (Darby, MT)
Title: Method and apparatus for individual frozen beverage mold and dispenser
Patent Number: 7,074,452

Inventors: Lection; David B. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: System and method for configuring time related settings using a graphical interface
Patent Number: 7,065,718

Inventors: Lee; Byoung Jae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mounting structure for double-folding seats for vehicles
Patent Number: 7,063,385

Inventors: Lee; Chang Soo (Changwon, KR)
Title: System of wireless electronic devices for construction equipment and maintenance system thereof
Patent Number: 7,742,861

Inventors: Lee; Chulhee (Goyang-City, Gyounggi-Do, KR)
Title: Methods and systems for efficient video compression by recording various state signals of video cameras
Patent Number: 7,075,985

Inventors: Lee; Duckey (Seoul, 137-049, KR), Park; Namkyoo (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Hosung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for testing optical fiber by using biorthogonal codes and Moore-Penrose generalized inverses
Patent Number: 7,065,286

Inventors: Lee; Edgar D. (Highland, UT), Rockwood; Alan L. (Provo, UT), Lee; Milton L. (Pleasant Grove, UT), Tolley; Samuel E. (Springville, UT)
Title: Single device for ion mobility and ion trap mass spectrometry
Patent Number: 7,075,070

Inventors: Lee; Gi Ho (Ulsan, KR)
Title: Method for assembling a vehicle body
Patent Number: 7,075,029

Inventors: Lee; Hsin-Hui (Kaohsiung, TW), Su; Chao-Yuan (Koahsiung, TW)
Title: Underfilling efficiency by modifying the substrate design of flip chips
Patent Number: 7,075,016

Inventors: Lee; Jae-Jun (Seoul, KR), Shin; Young-Jun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of providing personal contact information with the use of a code-pattern
Patent Number: 7,748,630

Inventors: Lee; Jeong-yeon (Euijeongbu-si, KR), Lee; Sang-hee (Seoul, KR)
Title: On screen display apparatus and method for displaying menu thereon
Patent Number: 7,742,105

Inventors: Lee; Jin Soo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyun Jun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Content-based multimedia searching system using color distortion data
Patent Number: 7,065,248

Inventors: Lee; Joo-Hyung (Owacheon-si, KR), Uh; Kee-Han (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Jong-Woung (Seongnam-si, KR), Park; Sang-Jin (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display with touch sensing using variable capacitor sensor and photosensor
Patent Number: 7,742,041

Inventors: Lee; Koon Seok (Changwon-shi, KR), Baek; Seung Myun (Changwon-shi, KR), Ha; Sam Chul (Changwon-shi, KR), Choi; Hwan Jong (Changwon-shi, KR), Koo; Ja In (Jinju-shi, KR), Kim; Dae Woong (Changwon-shi, KR), Lim; Jeong Hyun (Kimhae-shi, KR), Kang; Sung Hwan (Changwon-shi, KR)
Title: Method for setting product address in home network system
Patent Number: 7,075,453

Inventors: Lee; Kuang-Rong (Pin Chen, TW), Lin; Hung-Yuan (Pin Chen, TW), Wang; Bor-Ping (Pin Chen, TW)
Title: Method for producing optical film
Patent Number: 7,064,086

Inventors: Lee; Kuo Chu (Princeton Junction, NJ), Mo; Shaomin (Monmouth Junction, NJ), Yu; Juan (Dranbury, NJ)
Title: Agent-based multimedia communication system that supports web telephony call model
Patent Number: 7,076,048

Inventors: Lee; Kwen-Jin (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Precision motion transducer utilizing elasticity ratio
Patent Number: 7,748,285

Inventors: Lee; Michael G. (San Jose, CA), Glebov; Alexei L. (Santa Clara, CA), Zhou; Dashun S. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Optical beam splitter
Patent Number: 7,742,666

Inventors: Lee; Moon-sang (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Hwa-kyung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for reproducing network content
Patent Number: 8,763,034

Inventors: Lee; Richard Stanley (Mountain View, CA), Pethig; Ronald (Mountain View, CA), Talary; Mark Stuart (San Jose, CA)
Title: Dielectrophoretic particle profiling system and method
Patent Number: 7,063,777

Inventors: Lee; Sangmin (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Gurvitch; Michael (Stony Brook, NY), Luryi; Serge (Setauket, NY)
Title: Method and system for bonding a semiconductor chip onto a carrier using micro-pins
Patent Number: 7,064,432

Inventors: Lee; Sei-Hui (Suwon-si, KR), Kang; Sang-Seok (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Semiconductor memory device, write control circuit and write control method for the same
Patent Number: 7,075,854

Inventors: Lee; Suck-Hyun (Gyeonggi-Do, KR), Lee; Chan-Woo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Soluble self-orienting materials and conductive polymer compositions having the same
Patent Number: 7,064,178

Inventors: Lee; Sung-hee (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Yang; Seung-joon (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of converting frame and/or field rate using adaptive motion compensation
Patent Number: 7,075,988

Inventors: Lee; Terry R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring component latency drifts
Patent Number: 7,076,697

Inventors: Lee; Tsung-Shih (Taipei, TW)
Title: USB application device having a supporting portion projected from the inner bottom wall of the casing
Patent Number: 7,748,995

Inventors: Lee; Wong Suk (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and system of clustering for multi-dimensional data streams
Patent Number: 8,762,393

Inventors: Lee; Yen-Chi (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method and apprartus thereof for detecting a hidden image in a hologram
Patent Number: 7,076,100

Inventors: Lee; Yongdeok (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jungwoo (Seoul, KR), Bae; Kwonhan (Seoul, KR), Ahn; Hyesang (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and method of displaying information in mobile terminal
Patent Number: 8,762,896

Inventors: Lee; Young Jo (Kunpo-shi, KR), Kim; Ki Jun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young Cho (Kunpo-shi, KR)
Title: Method of estimating doppler frequency shift and method of transmitting data using the same
Patent Number: 7,076,379

Inventors: Lee; Young-ho (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Coupling structure for air guide of front-end module
Patent Number: 7,073,848

Inventors: Leeman, Jr.; George B. (Ridgefield, CT)
Title: Methods and apparatus for detecting deadlock in multithreading programs
Patent Number: 8,763,003

Inventors: Lenhardt; Karl (Bad Liebenzell, DE)
Title: Spacer for insulating glass panes
Patent Number: 8,769,889

Inventors: Lerg; George H. (Carlsbad, CA), Devine; Arthur J. (Escondido, CA), Roberts; Donald L. (Escondido, CA), Johnson; Randy E. (Escondido, CA)
Title: Graffiti detection system and method of using the same
Patent Number: 7,064,664

Inventors: Leshnovolsky; Hanan (Afula, IL), Wah; Low Kok (Penang, MY)
Title: Detecting a current with a sensor having a wheatsone bridge
Patent Number: 7,064,569

Inventors: Levy; Kenneth L. (Stevenson, WA)
Title: Associating first and second watermarks with audio or video content
Patent Number: 8,763,144

Inventors: Lewis; Howard Duiane (Arlington, TN)
Title: Holographic display and methods of manufacture and use
Patent Number: 7,742,208

Inventors: Li; Chia-Hsin (San Jose, CA), Chan; Brian (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Dynamic class packaging
Patent Number: 7,076,768

Inventors: Li; Choy (Saratoga, CA), Zhang; Xin-Yi (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Collector structure for electrostatic discharge protection circuits
Patent Number: 7,075,156

Inventors: Li; Chun-Yi (Budai Township, Chiayi County, TW), Yao; Chih-Pin (Tainan, TW)
Title: Isolator
Patent Number: 7,749,026

Inventors: Li; Chuxiang (New York, NY), Yue; Guosen (Plainsboro, NJ), Khojastepour; Mohammad A. (Plainsboro, NJ), Wang; Xiaodong (New York, NY), Madihian; Mohammad (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: System and method for low-density parity check (LDPC) code design
Patent Number: 7,743,315

Inventors: Li; Hung-Chih (Taichung, TW)
Title: Lens barrel
Patent Number: 7,748,916

Inventors: Li; Li (Kanata, CA), Morris; Todd Douglas (Kanata, CA), Mistry; Nalin (Nepean, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for ATM address resolution
Patent Number: 7,075,931

Inventors: Li; Qingfa (Singapore, SG), Zhang; Su Xia (Singapore, SG), Ho; Meng Kwong (Singapore, SG)
Title: Production of composite materials by powder injection molding and infiltration
Patent Number: 7,063,815

Inventors: Li; Shifang (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Field replaceable units (FRUs) optimized for integrated metrology (IM)
Patent Number: 7,742,163

Inventors: Li; Shifang (Pleasanton, CA), Liu; Yu (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Noise-reduction metrology models
Patent Number: 7,742,177

Inventors: Li; Tao (San Diego, CA), Holenstein; Christian (San Diego, CA), Kang; Inyup (San Diego, CA), Walker; Brett C. (San Diego, CA), Peterzell; Paul E. (San Diego, CA), Challa; Raghu (San Diego, CA), Severson; Matthew L. (Oceanside, CA), Raghupathy; Arun (San Diego, CA), Sih; Gilbert Christopher (San Diego, CA)
Title: Variable gain selection in direct conversion receiver
Patent Number: 7,076,225

Inventors: Li; Yan (Shenzhen, CN), Peng; Shuang (Shenzhen, CN), Dang; De-Hua (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Computing device and method for registering identification information of network interface card in operating system
Patent Number: 8,762,695

Inventors: Liang; Kuo-Yen (Taipei Hsien, TW), Huang; Chun-Hsiang (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Imaging lens system
Patent Number: 7,742,241

Inventors: Liang; Kuo-Yen (Taipei Hsien, TW), Huang; Chun-Hsiang (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Lens system
Patent Number: 7,742,242

Inventors: Lienard; Jean (Igny, FR), Vaillant; Regis (Villebon sur Yvette, FR), Sureda; Francisco (Chatenay Malabry, FR), Launay; Laurent (Saint Remy les Chevreuse, FR)
Title: Method and apparatus for cardiac radiological examination in coronary angiography
Patent Number: 7,065,395

Inventors: Lii; Jia-Yih (Taichung, TW)
Title: Method for detecting overlapped function area on a touchpad
Patent Number: 7,742,038

Inventors: Lim; Howard Tak Su (Downey, CA)
Title: Vehicle stability system using active tilting mechanism
Patent Number: 7,063,334

Inventors: Lim; Ricardo Te (Richmond, CA)
Title: Graphics controller providing flexible access to a graphics display device by a host
Patent Number: 7,075,543

Inventors: Limoratto; Arnaud (Paris, FR), Menguy; Eric J. F. (Roquefort les pins, FR), Murgat; Noemi (Paris, FR), Truntschka; Carole (Saint-Laurent-du-Var, FR)
Title: Computing job management based on priority and quota
Patent Number: 8,762,998

Inventors: Lin; Chih-Hung (Tainan County, TW), Yu; Chia-Jen (Taipei County, TW), Chen; Jiunn-Tsair (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method and system for reading RFID tags
Patent Number: 7,742,547

Inventors: Lin; Chong Ming (Sunnyvale, CA), Yu; Ho Yuan (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Programmable junction field effect transistor and method for programming the same
Patent Number: 7,075,132

Inventors: Lin; Chun-Ling (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Projection lens with high resolution and reduced overall length
Patent Number: 7,742,243

Inventors: Lin; Fu-Chi (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Building block
Patent Number: 7,063,587

Inventors: Lin; Kuan-Chih (Walnut Creek, CA)
Title: Safety device of a juice extractor
Patent Number: 7,063,009

Inventors: Lin; Rong-Hui (Lingya District ,Kaohsiung City, TW)
Title: Hygienic pet conservative band
Patent Number: 7,063,046

Inventors: Lin; Yi-Xiong (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Chen-Kun (Hsinchu, TW), Yu; Yu-Chen (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Positioning and measuring station for photoelectric elements
Patent Number: 7,076,137

Inventors: Lin; Yingjie (El Paso, TX), Salvador; Nicte (Chihauhau, MX)
Title: Temperature compensation method for soot sensor
Patent Number: 7,064,562

Inventors: Lin; Yu-Ching (Sijhih City, Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Straight type riveting gun
Patent Number: 7,062,843

Inventors: Linberg; Kurt R. (Eden Prairie, MN)
Title: Apparatus and method for automated invoicing of medical device systems
Patent Number: 7,076,303

Inventors: Lipetz; Daniel (Flushing, NY), Fleischer; Bruce M. (Bedford Hills, NY), Schwarz; Eric M. (Gardiner, NY)
Title: Systems, methods and computer program products for providing a combined moduli-9 and 3 residue generator
Patent Number: 7,739,323

Inventors: Liu; Da (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Driving circuit for multiple cold cathode fluorescent lamps backlight applications
Patent Number: 7,075,245

Inventors: Liu; Leo (Weston, MA), Burnam; Lucinda (Somerville, MA), Sluder; Ann (Burlington, MA), Link; Elizabeth (Brentwood, TN), Westlund; Beth (Brookline, MA)
Title: Screens and assays for agents useful in controlling parasitic nematodes
Patent Number: 7,064,243

Inventors: Liu; Lianjun (Chandler, AZ)
Title: MEMS capacitor with conductively tethered moveable capacitor plate
Patent Number: 7,742,275

Inventors: Liu; Tsai-Fa (Taichung, TW)
Title: Universal anti-torque screwdriver head structure
Patent Number: 8,770,070

Inventors: Liu; Zhengbal (Naperville, IL), Wei; Puning (Naperville, IL)
Title: Strategy for fueling a diesel engine by selective use of fueling maps to provide HCCI, HCCI+CD, and CD combustion modes
Patent Number: 7,742,867

Inventors: Lizin; Gilbert Carlo Marie (Sambreville, BE)
Title: Telecommunication carrier processor subsystem with in-band control and addressing via cell header fields
Patent Number: 7,065,081

Inventors: Lizotte; Todd E. (Manchester, NH)
Title: Compensator optics to improve the stability of beam delivery systems that utilize beam shaping technology
Patent Number: 7,075,724

Inventors: Locher; Matthias (San Jose, CA), Della Pietra; Leonardo (Zurich, CH)
Title: Circuit arrangement and method for sigma-delta conversion with reduced idle tones
Patent Number: 7,064,698

Inventors: Loder; Harry A. (Austin, TX), Smith; Duane T. (Round Rock, TX)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling the bend radius of an optical fiber cable
Patent Number: 7,076,144

Inventors: Loi; Pasqualino (Sassari, IT), Cappai; Pietro (Sassari, IT)
Title: Process for reconstructing a non-human mammalian embryo by nuclear transfer using a heat treated donor nucleus and preparaing a non-human mammal
Patent Number: 7,064,245

Inventors: Lonati; Ettore (Botticino, IT), Lonati; Fausto (Brescia, IT), Lonati; Tiberio (Brescia, IT)
Title: Dial of circular hosiery knitting machine of the type with cylinder and dial with yarn cutting device
Patent Number: 8,769,996

Inventors: Long; Leslie Thomas (Appleton, WI), Luebke; Emory Emil (Greenville, WI)
Title: Flexible carton loading apparatus
Patent Number: 7,073,310

Inventors: Longstreet; Roger (Cheyenne, WY), Khanzode; Vivek Raghunath (Sunnyvale, CA), Sheng; Hongying (San Jose, CA)
Title: System on a chip serial communication interface method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,762,608

Inventors: Lou; Perry W. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Method and system for adaptively controlling output driver impedance
Patent Number: 7,064,575

Inventors: Loudermilk; Alan R. (Chicago, IL)
Title: Methods for providing on-hold music using auto-composition
Patent Number: 7,076,035

Inventors: Loupia; David (Carros, FR), Mommeja; Lionel (Nice, FR)
Title: System and method for creating web services from an existing web site
Patent Number: 7,739,697

Inventors: Loveland; Shawn Domenic (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Granular authorization for network user sessions
Patent Number: 7,076,797

Inventors: Low; Kar K. (Southfield, MI), Veine; Eric (Madison Heights, MI), Yetukuri; Nagarjun (Rochester Hills, MI), Humer; Mladen (Eastpointe, MI), Smallwood; Dale (Clarkston, MI)
Title: Infinitely adjustable head restraint assembly for a vehicle seat assembly
Patent Number: 7,073,863

Inventors: Lu; Bing (Gilbert, AZ), Wasson; James R. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Method for fabricating a mask using a hardmask and method for making a semiconductor device using the same
Patent Number: 7,074,527

Inventors: Lu; Haw-minn (San Diego, CA)
Title: Fanout upgrade for a scalable switching network
Patent Number: 7,075,942

Inventors: Lu; Jianhong (Changzhou, CN)
Title: Laser straight liner
Patent Number: 7,748,126

Inventors: Lu; Kun-Yen (Taipei, TW), Wang; Rui-Lin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Adjustable holding frame
Patent Number: 7,748,669

Inventors: Lu; Ning (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Layout and design system for increasing electric current in CMOS inverters
Patent Number: 8,762,911

Inventors: Luciano; Robert A. (Reno, NV), Crowder; Robert W. (Las Vegas, NV), Souza; Michael (Reno, NV)
Title: Apparatus and method for dispensing prizes
Patent Number: 7,736,227

Inventors: Luick; David Arnold (Rochester, MN)
Title: Adaptive runtime repairable entry register file
Patent Number: 7,065,694

Inventors: Lukenbach; Elvin R. (Flemington, NJ), Kaminski; Claudia (Milford, NJ), Pascal-Suisse; Sandrine (Rouen, FR), Tahar; Maurice (Vernon, FR)
Title: Cleansing compositions
Patent Number: 7,074,747

Inventors: Lundgren; Mark A. (Fullerton, CA)
Title: Compact and lightweight digital camera lens
Patent Number: 7,075,736

Inventors: Lundquist; Eric Gustave (North Wales, PA), Reichl; Jennifer Annette (St. Davids, PA), Bohling; James Charles (Lansdale, PA)
Title: Hydrozirconated matrix and process for polyolefin production
Patent Number: 7,074,736

Inventors: Lurkens; Peter (Aachen, DE), Monch; Holger (Vaals, NL)
Title: Electronic circuit and method of supplying energy to a high-pressure gas-discharge lamp
Patent Number: 7,064,495

Inventors: Lurz; Werner (Kaltenkirchen, DE), Brust; Ruediger (Ziethen, DE), Jodies; Dietmar (Ellerau, DE), Tennstedt; Ernst (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Thermostated block with heat-regulating devices
Patent Number: 7,074,367

Inventors: Luthje; Holger (Halstenbek, DE), Brand; Jochen (Braunschweig, DE)
Title: Sensor for determining the state of parameters on mechanical components while using amorphous carbon layers having piezoresistive properties
Patent Number: 7,073,390

Inventors: Ma; Songtao (Wadsworth, OH), Crews; Tim (Alliance, OH), Laskowski; Edward L. (Seven Hills, OH)
Title: Method of evaluating checks deposited into a cash dispensing automated banking machine
Patent Number: 7,735,721

Inventors: Ma; XinZhang (Fremont, CA), Rowell; David (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Distributed network anomaly detection
Patent Number: 8,762,334

Inventors: Maangat; Simar (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Techniques for reducing leakage current in on-chip impedance termination circuits
Patent Number: 7,064,576

Inventors: Mabry; Thomas Theodore (Roanoke, VA)
Title: Locking device for microchannel plate in image amplifier tube
Patent Number: 7,064,486

Inventors: MacConnell; Chad A. (Vero Beach, FL)
Title: Biased cuff assembly
Patent Number: 8,769,998

Inventors: MacDonald; Ian (Hope Island, AU)
Title: Building construction system
Patent Number: 8,769,900

Inventors: Machida; Haruo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Network system, information processing apparatus, information processing method, and control program for remote driver installation
Patent Number: 7,743,374

Inventors: Machida; Haruo (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Document management method, network system, and information processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,743,034

Inventors: Machulsky; Zorik (Gesher HaZiv, IL), Yom-Tov; Elad (Mitzpe Hoshaya, IL), Zlotnick; Aviad (Mitzpe Netofah, IL)
Title: Storage policy evaluation in a computing environment
Patent Number: 8,762,309

Inventors: Mackey; Paul Ian (Balmain, AU), Berry; Norman Michael (Balmain, AU), Jackson; Garry Raymond (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Nakazawa; Akira (Balmain, AU), Hibbard; Christopher (Balmain, AU)
Title: Inkjet printhead with electrical disconnection of printhead prior to removal
Patent Number: 7,748,818

Inventors: Maeda; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Nishida; Kazuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Negishi; Yoshihisa (Kanagawa, JP), Hosaka; Shunichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging device and method of manufacturing said solid-state imaging device
Patent Number: 7,074,638

Inventors: Maeda; Satomi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, method and storage medium
Patent Number: 7,742,095

Inventors: Maeda; Shigeru (Takasaki, JP), Mukunoki; Hirotaka (Saitama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor bridge device and igniter including semiconductor bridge circuit device
Patent Number: 7,748,323

Inventors: Maerkle; Jens (Buehl, DE)
Title: Housing part for a drive unit, as well as method and mold for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 7,748,717

Inventors: Mahendran; Mailvaganam (Hamilton, CA), Henshaw; Wayne Jerald (Burlington, CA), Behmann; Henry (Puslinch, CA), Pedersen; Steven Kristian (Burlington, CA)
Title: Apparatus for withdrawing permeate using an immersed vertical skein of hollow fibre membranes
Patent Number: 7,063,788

Inventors: Mahlum; James A. (Shreveport, LA), Gilmore; Thomas A. (Attica, IN)
Title: Method for two-piece box construction
Patent Number: 7,074,171

Inventors: Maki; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory having testable redundant memory cells
Patent Number: 7,075,836

Inventors: Makino; Isao (Chiryu, JP), Arai; Tsuyoshi (Kariya, JP), Hiraiwa; Naoki (Toyokawa, JP), Shimada; Hiroki (Obu, JP)
Title: Throttle apparatus having axial displacement restricting structure
Patent Number: 7,063,303

Inventors: Malik; Dale (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Methods, systems, and computer program products for selectively facilitating internet content and/or alerts on a television crawl screen, closed caption and/or picture-in-picture area
Patent Number: 8,756,633

Inventors: Malinowski; Zdzislaw B. (Castaic, CA), Colvin; Michael S. (Malibu, CA), Halberg; Leslie I. (Valencia, CA)
Title: Hermetic implantable stimulator
Patent Number: 7,742,817

Inventors: Mallary; Michael (Sterling, MA), Benakli; Mourad (Sherewsbury, MA)
Title: Shielded pole writer
Patent Number: 7,075,756

Inventors: Manabe; Katsuhiko (Hyogo-ken, JP), Katoh; Tomonari (Osaku-fu, JP), Sugiyama; Minoru (Hyogo-ken, JP), Matsushima; Makoto (Hyogo-ken, JP), Ueda; Tadayoshi (Hyogo-ken, JP)
Title: DC converter with halt mode setting means
Patent Number: 7,075,279

Inventors: Mangin; Etienne Marie Luc (Belfort, FR)
Title: Combined power generation and desalinization apparatus and related method
Patent Number: 7,073,337

Inventors: Mangione-Smith; William Henry (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Power consumption management
Patent Number: 7,739,524

Inventors: Mangla; Sanjay (Redmond, WA), Gaglani; Alpesh R (Redmond, WA), Selbie; John R. (Seattle, WA), Durdle; Kevin (Redmond, WA)
Title: Voice instant messaging between mobile and computing devices
Patent Number: 7,738,887

Inventors: Manke; Todd M. (Woodstock, IL), Smith; Darren A. (Woodstock, IL)
Title: Automated tree spade centering device
Patent Number: 7,073,452

Inventors: Mann; Richard A. (Torrance, CA), Kozlowski; Lester J. (Simi Valley, CA)
Title: Gradual reset voltage reduction for resetting an image sensor
Patent Number: 7,064,313

Inventors: Manousiouthakis; Vasilios (Los Angeles, CA), Kim; Young I (Seoul, KR), Posada; Alberto (Medellin, CO)
Title: Method for fabricating a conduction-cooled high-temperature superconducting cable
Patent Number: 7,748,102

Inventors: Manousos; Nicholas H. (Santa Cruz, CA), Atkins; R. Travis (Santa Cruz, CA), Tiwari; Abhishek (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for creating, assembling, and organizing compound media objects
Patent Number: 7,739,306

Inventors: Mantych; Glen A. (Placitas, NM), Goossen; Emray R. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Landing gear for a hovercraft
Patent Number: 7,748,486

Inventors: Marchal; Benoit (BN Maastricht, NL), Starkebaum; Warren (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Gastroelectric stimulation for influencing pancreatic secretions
Patent Number: 7,076,306

Inventors: Marche; Herve (Roquettes, FR)
Title: Mounting system inserted between an aircraft engine and a rigid structure of an attachment strut fixed under a wing of this aircraft
Patent Number: 7,063,290

Inventors: Marentette; Mark C (Kingsley, MI)
Title: Grounding rod driving device
Patent Number: 7,063,172

Inventors: Marko; Paul (Boca Raton, FL), Wadin; Craig (Sunrise, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for audio output combining
Patent Number: 7,075,946

Inventors: Marshall; Christopher B. (Haywards Heath, GB)
Title: Half duplex radio transceiver with low IF receiver
Patent Number: 7,065,329

Inventors: Martelli; Gian Nicola (Vimodrone, IT), Federico; Fulvio (Piacenza, IT)
Title: Electrocatalytic composition for oxygen-depolarized cathode
Patent Number: 7,074,306

Inventors: Marten; Victor (Flushing, NY), Wang; Wei (Oak Park, CA)
Title: Data acquisition from capacitive touch pad
Patent Number: 7,075,523

Inventors: Martens; Mark H. (Falls Church, VA)
Title: Exercise system with graphical feedback and method of gauging fitness progress
Patent Number: 7,736,272

Inventors: Martin; Brent T. (Walhalla, SC), Moore; Michael E. (Central, SC), Lakich; Daniel M. (Walhalla, SC)
Title: System and method for acquiring voltages and measuring voltage into and electrical service using a non-active current transformer
Patent Number: 7,075,288

Inventors: Martin; Douglas A. (Woodinville, WA), Morford; Patrick E. (Renton, WA), Winters; Gregory P. (Snohomish, WA)
Title: Card dispensing apparatuses and associated methods of operation
Patent Number: 7,748,619

Inventors: Martin; Nicolas (Bourg les Valence, FR)
Title: Satellite-based positioning receiver with correction of cross correlation errors
Patent Number: 7,064,707

Inventors: Martin; Steven Ross (Laughlin, NV)
Title: Slab doctor level
Patent Number: 7,748,128

Inventors: Maru; Tsuguo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of decoding turbo-encoded data and receiver for decoding turbo-encoded data
Patent Number: 7,075,970

Inventors: Maruo; Susumu (Tokyo, JP), Hidaka; Osafumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Member for application of ointment and ointment patch employing the same
Patent Number: 7,074,421

Inventors: Masaki; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical storage device and emission control method
Patent Number: 7,065,012

Inventors: Mashiki; Zenichiro (Nisshin, JP)
Title: Control device of internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,063,070

Inventors: Masoud; Javaid (Shoreview, MN), Fuller; Christopher C. (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Multichannel communication for implantable medical device applications
Patent Number: 7,742,816

Inventors: Massarenti; Davide (Redmond, WA), Thompson; Donald R. (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Cooperative threading in a managed code execution environment
Patent Number: 7,743,377

Inventors: Matich; Frank Anthony (Bayview, AU)
Title: Structural articles with load bearing capabilities
Patent Number: 7,063,881

Inventors: Matsiev; Leonid (San Jose, CA), Bennett; James (Santa Clara, CA), McFarland; Eric (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for characterizing materials by using a mechanical resonator
Patent Number: 7,073,370

Inventors: Matsugatani; Kazuoki (Karitya, JP), Sasaki; Kunihiko (Kuwana, JP)
Title: Gain control device for packet signal receiver
Patent Number: 7,076,223

Inventors: Matsugu; Masakazu (Chiba, JP)
Title: Pulse signal circuit, parallel processing circuit, and pattern recognition system
Patent Number: 7,743,004

Inventors: Matsumoto; Juusei (Tokyo, JP), Arai; Tomoaki (Tokyo, JP), Ishihara; Satoshi (Saitama, JP), Ishikawa; Sakae (Kanagawa, JP), Adachi; Takefumi (Saitama, JP), Chikano; Hisao (Kanagawa, JP), Kitaoka; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Murano; Junichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Pallet packing tool
Patent Number: 7,748,540

Inventors: Matsumoto; Kazuhiro (Saitama, JP)
Title: Fluoroscopic apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,076,027

Inventors: Matsuo; Hideo (Zama, JP), Anzai; Kazumi (Yokohama, JP), Miyazaki; Hitoshi (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Memory management apparatus and communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,675

Inventors: Matsushita; Hiroshi (Hiratsuka, JP), Sugamoto; Junji (Oita, JP), Asano; Masafumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Management system of semiconductor fabrication apparatus, abnormality factor extraction method of semiconductor fabrication apparatus, and management method of the same
Patent Number: 7,742,834

Inventors: Matthews; Gordon H. (Austin, TX), Stephens, Jr.; James H. (Austin, TX)
Title: System and method for re-routing failed video calls
Patent Number: 7,076,684

Inventors: Matthews; William (Woodside, CA)
Title: Method for enhancing proliferation or differentiation of a cell using ob protein
Patent Number: 7,074,397

Inventors: Matubara; Yukinari (Iwatsuki, JP), Ohtomo; Hiroshi (Iwatsuki, JP)
Title: Coin selector for bimetal coins
Patent Number: 7,073,654

Inventors: Matyjaszewski; Krzysztof (Pittsburgh, PA), Kirci; Betul (Batikent Ankara, TR), Lutz; Jean Francois (Pittsburgh, PA), Pintauer; Tomislav (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Process for monomer sequence control in polymerizations
Patent Number: 7,064,166

Inventors: Mayama; Takehiko (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Active vibration suppression apparatus, control method therefor, and exposure apparatus having active vibration suppression apparatus
Patent Number: 7,063,192

Inventors: Mayne, Jr.; Rudy M. (Hilliard, OH)
Title: Vehicle console assembly
Patent Number: 7,748,762

Inventors: Mazzullo; Ray (Constantia, ZA), Mazzullo; Adrian (Constantia, ZA)
Title: Installation coupler
Patent Number: 7,063,574

Inventors: McAllister; Craig M. (Kirkland, WA), Jacobson; Steven (Dupont, WA)
Title: Apparatus and method for instruction in orthopedic surgery
Patent Number: 7,748,984

Inventors: McCormick; Kevin (Hollywood, FL)
Title: Passive sanitizing-tablet dispensing device
Patent Number: 7,073,209

Inventors: McCoy; Doyle J. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Enhanced dump data collection from hardware fail modes
Patent Number: 8,762,790

Inventors: McCoy; William (Charlottesville, VA)
Title: Method and apparatus for compounding medications
Patent Number: 7,748,892

Inventors: McCully; Tim (Houston, TX)
Title: Method for reducing hydrocarbon emissions
Patent Number: 7,749,308

Inventors: McGovern; Michael R. (Rochester, NY), Steklenski; David J. (Rochester, NY), Cappella; Andrew W. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Dental x-ray packets having non-lead radiation shielding
Patent Number: 7,063,459

Inventors: McGuire; Kevin M. (Princeton Junction, NJ), Taggart; Rush (Princeton, NJ), Chapman; John Alex (Stamford, CT)
Title: Tokenized payment processing schemes
Patent Number: 8,763,142

Inventors: McKean; Dennis R. (San Jose, CA), Miller; Robert D. (San Jose, CA), Magbitang; Teddie P. (Sunnyvale, CA), Hedrick; James L. (Pleasanton, CA), Hawker; Craig J. (Los Gatos, CA), Volksen; Willi (San Jose, CA), Brock; Phillip J. (Sunnyvale, CA), Dawson; Dan J. (San Jose, CA), Chaw; Michael W. (San Jose, CA), Palmisano; Richard I. (San Martin, CA)
Title: Sliders bonded by a debondable encapsulant containing styrene and acrylate polymers
Patent Number: 7,064,929

Inventors: McLean; John George Bruce (Toronto, CA)
Title: Method and system for pooling computing server resources
Patent Number: 8,762,242

Inventors: McLean; Terry W. (Cordova, TN)
Title: Containment system for constraining a prosthetic component
Patent Number: 7,749,277

Inventors: McLemore; Michael D. (Peoria, IL)
Title: Launcher for compressible materials and associated process
Patent Number: 7,073,669

Inventors: McSherry; Frank D. (San Francisco, CA), Erlingsson; Ulfar (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Global and local entity naming
Patent Number: 7,739,356

Inventors: Mea; Rogelio M. (Lipa City, PH)
Title: Shoulder pads for violins and the like
Patent Number: 7,064,258

Inventors: Medoff; Marshall (Brookline, MA), Lagace; Arthur P. (Newtonville, MA)
Title: Cellulosic and lignocellulosic materials and compositions and composites made therefrom
Patent Number: 7,074,918

Inventors: Meeker; John Gordon (Kent, CT)
Title: Combustion control system
Patent Number: 7,735,482

Inventors: Meeks; Steven W (Fremont, CA), Kudinar; Rusmin (Fremont, CA)
Title: Combined high speed optical profilometer and ellipsometer
Patent Number: 7,075,630

Inventors: Meibock; Antonin A. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for securing a foot in footwear
Patent Number: 7,062,867

Inventors: Mellitz; Richard I. (Irmo, SC)
Title: Method and apparatus for measuring data timing using unity time-voltage sawtooth ramps
Patent Number: 7,076,401

Inventors: Meltzner; Steven D. (Oklahoma City, OK)
Title: Digit tip protection device
Patent Number: 8,769,714

Inventors: Mendelovici; Marioara (Rehovot, IL), Finkelstein; Nina (Herzliya, IL), Pilarski; Gideon (Holon, IL)
Title: Substantially pure cilostazol and processes for making same
Patent Number: 7,064,208

Inventors: Merheje; Michel Yamin (Barueri, Sao Paulo, BR)
Title: Nail cutter with double lever
Patent Number: 7,062,855

Inventors: Merjan; Stanley (Sands Point, NY), Dougherty; John (Franklin Lakes, NJ)
Title: Piling
Patent Number: 7,073,980

Inventors: Merlo; James T. (Norton, OH)
Title: Tire testing machine with removable hanger hoist and method for loading a tire
Patent Number: 7,062,956

Inventors: Merrill; M. Stanley (Denver, CO), Combs; Ted (Longmont, CO), Sutton; Richard (Matlock, GB)
Title: Vehicle wheel alignment by rotating vision sensor
Patent Number: 7,065,462

Inventors: Merritt; Todd A. (Boise, ID), Manning; Troy A. (Boise, ID)
Title: Distributed write data drivers for burst access memories
Patent Number: 7,075,857

Inventors: Mesa; Alberto (Miami, FL)
Title: Bathroom dispenser and organizer
Patent Number: 7,748,566

Inventors: Metz; Matthew V. (Hillsboro, OR), Datta; Suman (Beaverton, OR), Doczy; Mark L. (Beaverton, OR), Kavalieros; Jack (Portland, OR), Brask; Justin K. (Portland, OR), Chau; Robert S. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method for making a semiconductor device having a high-k gate dielectric and a titanium carbide gate electrode
Patent Number: 7,064,066

Inventors: Metzger; Meredith (Salt Lake City, UT), King; Curtis (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Miniature opto-mechanical anemometer
Patent Number: 7,742,153

Inventors: Meunier; Jean-Luc (St. Nazaire les Eymes, FR), Dejean; Herve (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Table of contents extraction with improved robustness
Patent Number: 7,743,327

Inventors: Meyer; Markus (Mildenau, DE), Schneider; Erik (Chemnitz, DE), Stiegler; Lutz (Kandler, DE), Werler; Andreas (Zwickau, DE), Wutzler; Jorg (Zwickau, DE)
Title: Valve train for internal combustion engines
Patent Number: 7,748,356

Inventors: Mi; James Q. (Sunnyvale, CA), Parikh; Vishesh (Mountain View, CA), Teng; Albert Y. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Computer system identification
Patent Number: 7,743,412

Inventors: Miao; Hsu-Chiang (Troy, MI), Kao; Chi-Kuan (Troy, MI)
Title: Cycloid limited slip differential and method
Patent Number: 7,749,123

Inventors: Michel; Patrice (Merville, FR)
Title: Method and circuit for real time frequency analysis of a non-stationary signal
Patent Number: 7,076,380

Inventors: Mihara; Makoto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method for obtaining software processing log
Patent Number: 7,743,228

Inventors: Miller; Alan Leslie (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Flat-panel display locating tool
Patent Number: 7,063,294

Inventors: Miller; Michael E. (Rochester, NY), Jones; Paul W. (Churchville, NY), Yang; Jian (Penfield, NY), Rabbani; Majid (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Method and system for displaying an image
Patent Number: 7,075,553

Inventors: Miller; Robert O. (Rochester, MI)
Title: Optical coupling device
Patent Number: 7,065,274

Inventors: Miller; Ronald Brown (Basel, CH), Malkowska; Sandra Therese Antoinette (Cambridgeshire, GB), Wimmer; Walter (Limburg, DE), Hahn; Udo (Nentershausen, DE), Leslie; Stewart Thomas (Cambridge, GB), Smith; Kevin John (Cambridge, GB), Winkler; Horst (Linter, DE), Prater; Derek Allan (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Controlled release tramadol tramadol formulation
Patent Number: 7,074,430

Inventors: Min; Kyung-sun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Edge correction method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,588

Inventors: Minaguchi; Hiroyuki (Higashimatsuyama, JP), Tajima; Nobuyasu (Ome, JP), Sato; Masanori (Ome, JP), Itakura; Hidemi (Nishitama-gun, JP), Arisaka; Takayuki (Ome, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,785

Inventors: Minami; Shinichi (Kodaira, JP), Kamigaki; Yoshiaki (Tokorozawa, JP), Yasuoka; Hideki (Musashino, JP), Owada; Fukuo (Ome, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,064,090

Inventors: Mir; Sayeed A. (Saginaw, MI), Chen; Yulei (Plymouth, MI)
Title: Current limit for an electric machine
Patent Number: 7,065,437

Inventors: Misawa; Kaori (Tsukuba, JP), Ohashi; Naofumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,064,060

Inventors: Mishima; Yoshitaka (Kagawa-ken, JP), Minato; Hironao (Kagawa-ken, JP), Shimoe; Nariaki (Kagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Disposable diaper
Patent Number: 7,749,210

Inventors: Misumi; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Printing head and ink jet printing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,748,826

Inventors: Mitomo; Masashi (Kawasaki, JP), Torii; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP), Ono; Etsuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and system for providing software maintenance service, and computer product
Patent Number: 7,739,683

Inventors: Miva; Filoseta (El Segundo, CA), Cheung; Jamie (Shen Zhen, CN)
Title: Toy vehicle
Patent Number: 7,749,046

Inventors: Miyake; Hiroyuki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Yamada; Norikazu (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Satonaga; Tetsuichi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Nakagawa; Eigo (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Uwatoko; Koki (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Image inspection device
Patent Number: 7,076,086

Inventors: Miyamoto; Akihiro (Nagano, JP)
Title: Conveyor system
Patent Number: 7,063,499

Inventors: Miyamoto; Hitoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display apparatus and lighting unit
Patent Number: 7,748,885

Inventors: Miyazaki; Kiyoshi (Machida, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, method of controlling information processing apparatus, and program for executing intermediate code instructions
Patent Number: 8,762,973

Inventors: Miyazaki; Yoshihito (Kitakyushu, JP), Hashiuchi; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cushioning material for packaging and method and device for manufacturing the cushioning material
Patent Number: 7,074,290

Inventors: Miyazawa; Makoto (Nagano, JP), Karasawa; Isao (Nagano, JP), Hori; Yoshio (Nagano, JP)
Title: Polishing jig, conveyor tray, conveying method and conveying device
Patent Number: 7,074,119

Inventors: Miyori; Akio (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Gas flow simulation method
Patent Number: 7,076,414

Inventors: Mizoguchi; Masakazu (Tsukui-gun, JP), Kinukawa; Masahiko (Sagamihara, JP), Fukaya; Takashi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Surgical microscope
Patent Number: 7,076,286

Inventors: Mizrahi; Hagay (Woodland Hills, CA)
Title: Therapeutic footwear and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,748,140

Inventors: Mizuno; Seiichiro (Hamamatsu, JP), Suzuki; Takashi (Hamamatsu, JP), Taka; Tetsuya (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Light emitting element driving circuit with current mirror circuit
Patent Number: 7,075,338

Inventors: Mizuochi; Masaharu (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Ophthalmic photographic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,735,999

Inventors: Mizutani; Makoto (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Electric steering apparatus for watercraft
Patent Number: 7,063,030

Inventors: Mizuuchi; Kiminori (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Kazuhisa (Osaka, JP), Kojima; Rie (Osaka, JP), Yamada; Noboru (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical multilayer disk, multiwavelength light source, and optical system using them
Patent Number: 7,065,035

Inventors: Mo; Li (Plano, TX), Sullivan; Edward T. (Highland Village, TX), DeWilde; Carl A. (Richardson, TX)
Title: Method and system for quality of service (QoS) support in a packet-switched network
Patent Number: 7,075,927

Inventors: Mobin; Mohammad S. (Orefield, PA), Sheets; Gregory W. (Bangor, PA), Smith; Lane A. (Easton, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting receiver gain based on received signal envelope detection
Patent Number: 7,738,605

Inventors: Mockel; Bettina (Dusseldorf, DE), Pfefferle; Walter (Halle, DE), Marx; Achim (Bielefeld, DE), Kalinowski; Jorn (Bielefeld, DE), Bathe; Brigitte (Salzkotten, DE), Puhler; Alfred (Bielefeld, DE)
Title: Polynucleotide sequences which encode the zwa1 gene
Patent Number: 7,074,607

Inventors: Mohacsi; Ferenc (Muskego, WI), Kwaterski; Melissa Mueller (Wauwatosa, WI), Plichta; Michael (Oconomowoc, WI)
Title: LED accent lighting units
Patent Number: 7,063,440

Inventors: Mohamadi; Farrokh (Irvine, CA)
Title: Control of an integrated beamforming array using near-field-coupled or far-field-coupled commands
Patent Number: 7,742,000

Inventors: Mohseni; Hooman (Princeton, NJ)
Title: InP-based phase modulators and methods for making and using same
Patent Number: 7,064,881

Inventors: Molburg; John C. (Minooka, IL)
Title: Cutting guide with integral clamping and alignment
Patent Number: 7,063,000

Inventors: Molina, Jr.; Ruben Salvador (San Ramon, CA), Tetelbaum; Alexander (Hayward, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus of core timing prediction of core logic in the chip-level implementation process through an over-core window on a chip-level routing layer
Patent Number: 7,739,639

Inventors: Molloy; Peter Laurence (Chatswood, AU), Watt; Fujiko (Rozelle, AU)
Title: Regulatory constructs comprising intron 3 of prostate specific membrane antigen gene
Patent Number: 7,074,400

Inventors: Monti; Alessandro (La Garenne-Colombes, FR), Losq; Arnaud (Montigny-le-Bretonneux, FR), Mounier; Eric (La Couture Boussey, FR)
Title: Method and device for performing diagnostics on a motor vehicle management system
Patent Number: 8,762,633

Inventors: Moore; Harold (Del City, OK)
Title: Fluorescent light bulb test apparatus and method of use
Patent Number: 7,064,554

Inventors: Moore; John A. (Kettering, OH)
Title: Secure window mailer and method of making
Patent Number: 7,073,704

Inventors: Moore; Keith (Owings Mills, MD), Van Wambeke; Weston J (Baltimore, MD), Sayles; Joel D (Parkville, MD)
Title: Metal cutting circular saw with integral sight window
Patent Number: 7,073,266

Inventors: Moore; Thomas G. (Duvall, WA), Abbar; Mohamed A. (Redmond, WA), Issa; Nader G. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Method, system, and apparatus for converting numbers based upon semantically labeled strings
Patent Number: 7,742,048

Inventors: Moorti; R. Tushar (Moutain View, CA), Hoo; Min Chuin (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Modulation-type discrimination in a wireless local area network
Patent Number: 7,738,604

Inventors: Moretta; Alessandro (Genoa, IT), Bottino; Cristina (Genoa, IT), Biassoni; Roberto (Genoa, IT)
Title: Polypeptides having a triggering NK activity and biological applications
Patent Number: 7,074,409

Inventors: Mori; Hisashi (Yokohama, JP), Kuwahara; Tadashi (Yokosuka, JP), Nemoto; Yasushi (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Filter member
Patent Number: 7,063,733

Inventors: Morimoto; Hideo (Yamatokooriyama, JP)
Title: Resistance type sensor
Patent Number: 7,064,561

Inventors: Moring, Jr.; Tommy (San Marcos, CA), Hamilton; Christiaan (Cardiff, CA)
Title: Positive resistance training device
Patent Number: 7,074,164

Inventors: Morishita; Yasuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,064,392

Inventors: Morita; Ayumu (Hitachi, JP), Suzuki; Yasuaki (Hitachi, JP), Yabu; Masato (Hitachi, JP), Tanimizu; Tooru (Hitachi, JP), Shibata; Yozo (Hitachi, JP), Kadowaki; Takashi (Yonago, JP)
Title: Electromagnet and actuating mechanism for switch device, using thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,398

Inventors: Morita; Sumihito (Niigata-ken, JP), Oki; Naruaki (Niigata-ken, JP), Watanabe; Toshinori (Niigata-ken, JP), Shinozaki; Hiroko (Niigata-ken, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing thin film magnetic head having partial insulating layer formed on bottom pole layer through gap layer
Patent Number: 7,073,250

Inventors: Moriyama; Katsutoshi (Saga, JP), Higo; Yutaka (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Storage device using resistance varying storage element and reference resistance value decision method for the device
Patent Number: 7,075,813

Inventors: Morris; David C. (New York, NY)
Title: Arch bridge
Patent Number: 7,062,812

Inventors: Moteki; Masatoshi (Nagano, JP), Ozawa; Noriaki (Nagano, JP)
Title: Timepiece and portable device
Patent Number: 7,742,365

Inventors: Motonaka; Hiroshi (Gobo, JP), Shiozaki; Yoshio (Gobo, JP)
Title: Small-sized hydroelectric generator
Patent Number: 7,074,008

Inventors: Motonishi; Michiharu (Niigata-ken, JP), Nakazawa; Tohru (Niigata-ken, JP)
Title: Magnetic-head gimbal assembly capable of reworking and its production
Patent Number: 7,075,754

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Fong; Avery (Castro Valley, CA), Lyapustina; Yevgeniya (La Selva Beach, CA)
Title: Remote system usage monitoring with flexible encoding and decoding objects
Patent Number: 7,743,133

Inventors: Moughler; Eric A. (Metamora, IL), Turcot; Keith A. (Peoria, IL)
Title: QOS-based communications on a work machine
Patent Number: 8,756,331

Inventors: Mousseau; Rick (Holland, MI), Hutzel; Barry W. (Holland, MI), DeWind; Darry P. (Holland, MI)
Title: Vehicle interior rearview mirror assembly with display
Patent Number: 7,075,511

Inventors: Moyers; Michael F. (Colton, CA)
Title: Method and device for registration and immobilization
Patent Number: 7,073,508

Inventors: Mu; Fuchen (Austin, TX), Cabassi; Marco A. (Austin, TX), Syzdek; Ronald J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Read reference technique with current degradation protection
Patent Number: 7,742,340

Inventors: Muenter; Steven E. (Van Nuys, CA)
Title: Mirror actuator position sensor systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,075,700

Inventors: Mukunoki; Toshio (Nara, JP), Sugimoto; Akira (Osaka, JP), Ozeki; Takao (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 7,075,839

Inventors: Mullen; Nate (Escondido, CA)
Title: Quick release socket
Patent Number: 7,063,553

Inventors: Muller; Martin (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: System and method for modeling of turbo-charged engines and indirect measurement of turbine and waste-gate flow and turbine efficiency
Patent Number: 7,748,217

Inventors: Muller; Ulrich A. (8008 Zurich, CH)
Title: Filtering of high frequency time series data
Patent Number: 7,742,959

Inventors: Mulvaney; Patrick T. (Glen Allen, VA)
Title: Humidifier with ultraviolet germicidial light
Patent Number: 7,073,781

Inventors: Murakami; Taro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus including a lens barrel opening and closing a lens barrier protecting a lens and control method therefor, and control program for implementing the control method
Patent Number: 7,742,096

Inventors: Muramatsu; Naoki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electrical switch
Patent Number: 7,064,638

Inventors: Muramatsu; Satoshi (Tokyo-to, JP), Kasahara; Nobuo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Iwata; Nobuo (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Matsumoto; Junichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Toner, toner conveying apparatus and method, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,076,191

Inventors: Murase; Kentaro (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Masaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: User confirmation system and method
Patent Number: 7,076,664

Inventors: Murata; Yukio (Abiko, JP)
Title: Control method for document scanning device
Patent Number: 7,742,201

Inventors: Murayama; Koichi (Kawasaki, JP), Yagawa; Yuichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Access right managing method for accessing multiple programs
Patent Number: 7,743,190

Inventors: Murray; John W. (Maywood, IL)
Title: Multiple tuckpointing tool and method disclosure
Patent Number: 7,748,920

Inventors: Murtha; James L. (West Des Moines, IA)
Title: Putting aid and method for using same
Patent Number: 7,063,625

Inventors: Musso; Charles S. (Hammondsport, NY), Musso; Tom (Bath, NY)
Title: Electric hopper-spreader
Patent Number: 7,748,652

Inventors: Nagae; Hisayoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Momosaki; Kohei (Kawasaki, JP), Ariu; Masahide (Yokohoma, JP)
Title: Variable voice rate apparatus and variable voice rate method
Patent Number: 7,742,920

Inventors: Nagai; Toshiaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Measuring device
Patent Number: 7,075,055

Inventors: Nagai; Yuji (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Kato; Taku (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Matsushita; Tatsuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Authentication device
Patent Number: 8,762,717

Inventors: Nagamine; Kazuaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Ring switching method and node apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,065,040

Inventors: Nagao; Yoshiaki (Vernon Hills, IL), Takahashi; Toshio (Koganei, JP), Yumin; Liu (Fussa, JP), Sawadate; Yukio (Akishima, JP)
Title: Liquid quantity visual confirmation device and reservoir-forming member
Patent Number: 7,063,061

Inventors: Nagata; Hiroshi (Chofu, JP)
Title: Single-lens reflex camera
Patent Number: 7,748,914

Inventors: Nair; Muraleedharan G. (Okemos, MI), Jayaprakasam; Bolleddula (East Lansing, MI), Olson; L. Karl (East Lansing, MI), Vareed; Shaiju K. (East Lansing, MI)
Title: Insulin secretion by anthocyanins and anthocyanidins
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Inventors: Najarian; Kayvan (Glen Allen, VA), Ward; Kevin R. (Glen Allen, VA), Ji; Soo-Yeon (Richmond, VA), Hakimzadeh; Roya (Glen Allen, VA)
Title: Combining predictive capabilities of Transcranial Doppler (TCD) with Electrocardiogram (ECG) to predict hemorrhagic shock
Patent Number: 8,762,308

Inventors: Nakagawa; Toshiyuki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Information data and management data processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,743,426

Inventors: Nakajima; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Multibeam scanning apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,688

Inventors: Nakamura; Hiroto (Nagano, JP), Miyabayashi; Toshiyuki (Nagano, JP), Yatake; Masahiro (Nagano, JP), Komatsu; Hidehiko (Nagano, JP)
Title: Microencapsulated pigment, production process therefor, aqueous dispersion and ink jet recording ink
Patent Number: 7,074,843

Inventors: Nakamura; Kentaro (Kawasaki, JP), Terahara; Takafumi (Kawasaki, JP), Hainberger; Rainer (Kawasaki, JP), Kumasako; Junichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical transmission system, optical repeater, and optical transmission method
Patent Number: 7,075,709

Inventors: Nakamura; Sadahiro (Yokohama, JP), Yamasaki; Yasuo (Kodaira, JP)
Title: NAS system and remote copy method
Patent Number: 7,739,242

Inventors: Nakamura; Sou (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Encoding device and method
Patent Number: 7,742,645

Inventors: Nakamura; Takashi (Ukyo-ku, JP)
Title: Ferroelectric capacitor and a method for manufacturing thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,773

Inventors: Nakamura; Toshikazu (Kawasaki, JP), Eto; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Miyo; Toshiya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory
Patent Number: 7,064,998

Inventors: Nakanishi; Jingo (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Synchronous clock generation circuit capable of ensuring wide lock-in range and attaining lower jitter
Patent Number: 7,064,621

Inventors: Nakanishi; Tsutomu (Osaka, JP), Kobayashi; Yasunobu (Fukui, JP), Hujita; Koumei (Osaka, JP)
Title: Physical quantity sensor
Patent Number: 8,770,025

Inventors: Nakano; Toshimitsu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and method for controlling image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,181

Inventors: Nakata; Shuhei (Tokyo, JP), Nishimura; Kunihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Cold cathode display device and method of manufacturing cold cathode display device
Patent Number: 7,064,479

Inventors: Nakatani; Hiromi (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Jin (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Geothermal power-generation system
Patent Number: 8,769,951

Inventors: Nanjyo; Takeshi (Miyagi-ken, JP), Katoh; Seiichi (Miyagi-ken, JP), Ohtaka; Kouichi (Chiba-ken, JP)
Title: Light deflecting method and apparatus efficiently using a floating mirror
Patent Number: 7,064,878

Inventors: Narendra; Siva G. (Portland, OR), Tschanz; James W. (Portland, OR), Zia; Victor (Beaverton, OR), Kommandur; Badarinath (Hillsboro, OR), De; Vivek K. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for applying body bias to integrated circuit die
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Inventors: Nathan; Guy (Nun's Island, CA), Mastronardi; Tony (Pierrefonds, CA), Choquet; Alain (Montreal, CA)
Title: Communication device and method between an audiovisual information playback system and an electronic game machine
Patent Number: 7,749,083

Inventors: Nault; Jacques (St-Hubert, QC, CA)
Title: Display module
Patent Number: 7,742,054

Inventors: Necessary; Elmer L. (Waterford, CA), Necessary; Stacy L. (Waterford, CA)
Title: Modular greenhouse system
Patent Number: 7,748,162

Inventors: Neckel; Eric Alexus (Bellvue, CO)
Title: Resiliently flexible hanger system
Patent Number: 7,748,677

Inventors: Neder; Gunter (Schweinfurt, DE), Heemskerk; Rut (Poppenhausen-Kutzberg, DE), Schemmel; Bruno (Geldersheim, DE), Reichert; Jurgen (Donnersdorf, DE), Grull; Robert (Sulzdorf a. d. Lederhecke, DE), Beck; Burkard (Unterpleichfeld, DE), Schwappach; Alfred (Bundorf, DE), Wagner; Stefan (Schweinfurt, DE)
Title: Roller bearing
Patent Number: 7,073,948

Inventors: Neel; Michael M. (Ridgecrest, CA)
Title: Dual polarized broadband tapered slot antenna
Patent Number: 7,064,722

Inventors: Nelson; Carl V. (Derwood, MD)
Title: Variable damping induction coil for metal detection
Patent Number: 7,075,304

Inventors: Nemoto; Yoshiji (Saitama, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,064,805

Inventors: Nenadic; John (Tivoli, NY)
Title: Knife with blade lock and lanyard lock
Patent Number: 7,062,857

Inventors: Neubauer; Dean Veral (Horseheads, NY)
Title: Method of manufacturing a modular pulling roll
Patent Number: 8,769,821

Inventors: Nguyen; Manh T. (Houston, TX)
Title: Sweeping device
Patent Number: 7,748,073

Inventors: Nigam; Sanjay Kumar (Del Mar, CA), Qiao; Jizeng (Lexington, MA), Sakurai; Hiroyuki (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method of forming vascularized kidney tissue
Patent Number: 7,074,552

Inventors: Niko; Hidemitsu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Shading correction circuit and digital camera signal processing circuit using the same
Patent Number: 7,075,574

Inventors: Nikolovski; Nikolco S. (New South Wales, AU), Mahapatra; Rama Ballav (Indianapolis, IN), Strezov; Lazar (New South Wales, AU)
Title: Casting steel strip
Patent Number: 7,073,565

Inventors: Nimon; Robert E. (Dallas, TX), Nimon; Kimmy F. (Dallas, TX), Espenlaub; David E. (Dallas, TX)
Title: System and method for digital rights management of digital media
Patent Number: 8,763,146

Inventors: Ninose; Kenta (Yokohama, JP), Arakawa; Hiroshi (Sagamihara, JP), Asaka; Yoshihiro (Odawara, JP), Hirakawa; Yusuke (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage control apparatus and storage control method
Patent Number: 7,076,621

Inventors: Nippa; David W. (Dublin, OH), Ridgway; Richard W. (Westerville, OH), Risser; Steven M. (Reynoldsburg, OH), Schoellner; Dirk (Columbus, OH), Vassy; Louis P. (New Albany, OH)
Title: Schemes for controlling optical signals in optically functional waveguide structures
Patent Number: 7,076,134

Inventors: Nishida; Norio (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical disk apparatus, method for generating clock signal of optical disk apparatus, and method for setting amount of light of optical disk apparatus
Patent Number: 7,065,017

Inventors: Nishida; Yasutaka (Kodaira, JP), Hamaguchi; Takehiko (Fuchu, JP), Sawaguchi; Hideki (Kokubunji, JP), Takano; Hisashi (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Method of servo writing for magnetic recording system, magnetic recording system
Patent Number: 7,075,743

Inventors: Nishijima; Masakazu (Asaka, JP)
Title: Moving-image icon generating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,743,342

Inventors: Nishikawa; Tomomasa (Hitachinaka, JP), Akiba; Yoshitaka (Hitachinaka, JP), Fujisawa; Haruhisa (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Combustion type power tool having fin in low turbulent combustion region within combustion chamber
Patent Number: 7,063,052

Inventors: Nishimura; Satoru (Nagaokakyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for inspecting semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,065,460

Inventors: Nishimura; Yukio (Ishikawa-ken, JP), Narasimharmurthy; Prabhunandan B. (Fremont, CA), Miryala; Sudheer (San Jose, CA), Masuyama; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Data transfer in multi-node computer system
Patent Number: 7,076,576

Inventors: Nishina; Kiichiro (Tokyo, JP), Tatsuno; Hibiki (Tokyo, JP), Ono; Nobuaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Zoom lens, camera, and mobile information terminal
Patent Number: 7,064,902

Inventors: Nishioka; Shingo (Higashimatsuyama, JP), Niwa; Yoshiki (Hatoyama, JP), Hisamitsu; Toru (Oi, JP), Iwayama; Makoto (Tokorozawa, JP), Imaichi; Osamu (Wako, JP)
Title: Search system
Patent Number: 7,065,518

Inventors: Nishioka; Sumito (Ikoma-gun, JP), Ogata; Nobuo (Nara, JP)
Title: Optical pickup
Patent Number: 7,075,865

Inventors: Nitta; Yoshio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Mobile station and communication system
Patent Number: 7,076,242

Inventors: Nixon; Gregor (High Wycombe, GB), Jervis; Mark (High Wycombe, GB), Pan; Zhengjun (High Wycombe, GB), Silva; Gihan De (High Wycombe, GB), Perry; Steven (High Wycombe, GB)
Title: Chip debugging using incremental recompilation
Patent Number: 7,076,751

Inventors: Noack; Hans Peter (44797 Bochem, DE)
Title: Production of mineral wool
Patent Number: 7,073,353

Inventors: Nocker; Bernd (Tokyo, JP), Wood; Jonathan (Weinheim, DE), Wei.beta.bach; Kornelia (Bad Soden, DE), Kubatz; Horst (Alsbach-Hahnlein, DE)
Title: Process for colouring and permanent shaping keratin fibres
Patent Number: 7,749,285

Inventors: Noguchi; Yuichiro (Kawasaki, JP), Chikuma; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP), Sekiguchi; Gorou (Kawasaki, JP), Fujino; Nobutsugu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless data communication network switching device and program thereof
Patent Number: 7,075,908

Inventors: Noireaux; Vincent (Cormeray, FR), Prost; Jacques (Paris, FR), Sykes; Cecile (Paris, FR), Friederich; Evelyne (Eschiallette, LU), Golsteyn; Roy M. (Paris, FR), Louvard; Daniel (Sceaux, FR)
Title: Wasp family protein fragments, and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,063,829

Inventors: Nomura; Hiroshi (Saitama, JP), Ohyama; Tatsuya (Saitama, JP)
Title: Lens barrier mechanism of a lens barrel
Patent Number: 7,742,237

Inventors: Nordt, III; William E. (Richmond, VA)
Title: Orthotic
Patent Number: 7,062,865

Inventors: Noto; Goro (Ohta-ku, JP)
Title: Optical device and control method thereof
Patent Number: 7,742,097

Inventors: Nozawa; Ryoei (Kanagawa, JP), Sasaki; Hidenori (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Takanobe (Kanagawa, JP), Odagiri; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP), Fujita; Tatsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Ashizawa; Mutsumi (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Kazuyoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Printing plate stacking device and method of judging authenticity of sheet member detecting state
Patent Number: 7,074,005

Inventors: Nuttall; David A. (Amherst, OH), Farwer; Jens (Bad Oeynhausen, DE), Weh; Wolfgang (Illertissen, DE), Weh; Erwin (Illertissen, DE)
Title: Rapid connection coupling
Patent Number: 7,073,773

Inventors: Nykanen; Tuomo (Duluth, GA), Hernesniemi; Lasse (Pietarsaari, FI)
Title: Screen assembly for a pulp digester
Patent Number: 7,736,467

Inventors: O'Connor; Timothy P. (Newtown, PA)
Title: Applicator and method of application for snap wrap marker
Patent Number: 7,064,274

Inventors: O'Doherty; Michael (London, GB)
Title: SIP messages carrying executable computer software code
Patent Number: 7,743,149

Inventors: O'Farrill Haro; Eamon Conmac Sebastian (San Diego Churubusco, MX)
Title: Pneumatic frame for textile to control and/or modify light
Patent Number: 8,769,881

Inventors: O'Hara; Kenneth (Mold, Flintshire, GB)
Title: Mixing, aeration or oxygenating apparatus
Patent Number: 7,074,328

Inventors: Oba; Yasuhiro (Sakura, JP)
Title: Fusion splicing structure of optical fibers
Patent Number: 7,748,913

Inventors: Obenchain; Theodore G. (Escondido, CA), McKinley; Laurence M. (Escondido, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for stabilization of facet joint
Patent Number: 7,749,251

Inventors: Obong; Roberto V. (Pasadena, CA)
Title: Firearm magazine grip
Patent Number: 7,073,285

Inventors: Ochiai; Wataru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Memory access control device, command issuing device, and method
Patent Number: 8,762,676

Inventors: Oddsen, Jr.; Odd N. (Easton, PA), Bowman; Steve (Allentown, PA), Derry; Bradley A. (Easton, PA), Williams, Jr.; Howard M. (Emmaus, PA), VanDuzer; David (Slatington, PA), Altonji; Robert (Quakertown, PA)
Title: Extension arm with moving clevis
Patent Number: 7,748,666

Inventors: Offer; Henry Peter (Los Gatos, CA), Ortega; Frank (San Jose, CA), Sandusky; David Wesley (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for repairing reactor vessel cladding using a seal plate
Patent Number: 7,076,017

Inventors: Ogawa; Kensuke (Tokyo, JP), Tan; Yong-Tsong (Singapore, SG)
Title: Dispersion compensation device
Patent Number: 7,065,280

Inventors: Ogura; Eiji (Niiza, JP), Yamamoto; Mitsuru (Niiza, JP), Yamada; Yuko (Niiza, JP)
Title: In-vehicle hand-free apparatus
Patent Number: 7,738,927

Inventors: Oh; Byung Tae (Los Angeles, CA), Sun; Shijun (Redmond, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for image noise processing
Patent Number: 7,742,652

Inventors: Ohashi; Hitoshi (Susono, JP), Ushijima; Hitoshi (Susono, JP), Horibe; Kinya (Susono, JP)
Title: Method for producing circuitry using molten metal droplets
Patent Number: 7,062,849

Inventors: Ohashi; Koji (Chino, JP), Kijima; Takeshi (Matsumoto, JP), Karasawa; Junichi (Shimosuwa-machi, JP), Hamada; Yasuaki (Suwa, JP), Natori; Eiji (Chino, JP)
Title: Ferroelectric film, method of manufacturing ferroelectric film, ferroelectric capacitor, method of manufacturing ferroelectric capacitor, and ferroelectric memory
Patent Number: 7,074,624

Inventors: Ohata; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,236

Inventors: Ohe; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP), Ueda; Toshio (Kawasaki, JP), Yamamoto; Akira (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Display apparatus that can control power while retaining grayscale continuity, and method for driving the same
Patent Number: 7,075,560

Inventors: Ohkubo; Akito (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Profile producing apparatus, profile producing method, and profile producing program storage medium
Patent Number: 7,075,678

Inventors: Ohkubo; Manabu (Otsu, JP), Ozasa; Masayuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Current drive circuit, light emitting element drive circuit and digital-analog converter
Patent Number: 7,064,696

Inventors: Ohmuro; Katsufumi (Kawasaki, JP), Koike; Yoshio (Kawasaki, JP), Sasaki; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Tsuda; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Chida; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device comprising p-type liquid crystal layer operating in vertically aligned mode including first and second retardation films
Patent Number: 7,075,609

Inventors: Ohtake; Motoyuki (Saitama, JP), Tanaka; Ken (Tokyo, JP), Naitou; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Tsutsumi; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Yano; Eiji (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Tatsuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,231

Inventors: Ohtake; Shinichi (Isesaki, JP)
Title: Compressor including separation tube engagement mechanism
Patent Number: 7,736,136

Inventors: Ohtsuka; Ikuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wiring design method
Patent Number: 8,762,910

Inventors: Oisel; Lionel (Pleumeleuc, FR), Kijak; Ewa (Dinge, FR), Le Clerc; Francois (Rennes, FR)
Title: Automatic resetting method intended for a geometric model of a scene over a picture of the scene, implementing device and programming medium
Patent Number: 7,742,062

Inventors: Okada; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP), Sakata; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP), Wakana; Shinichi (Kawasaki, JP), Yamazaki; Yujin (Kawasaki, JP), Kawahata; Yuichi (Kawasaki, JP), Mitamura; Nobuaki (Sapporo, JP)
Title: Mirror fixing method and optical apparatus
Patent Number: 7,073,915

Inventors: Okada; Hiroyuki (Izumi, JP)
Title: Discharging circuit for a piezoelectric device
Patent Number: 7,075,210

Inventors: Okada; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Clipping device
Patent Number: 7,736,107

Inventors: Okajima; Shinpei (Izumi, JP), Ueda; Yutaka (Tondabayashi, JP)
Title: Snowboard binding
Patent Number: 7,073,814

Inventors: Okamoto; Teppei (Saitama, JP)
Title: Digital camera
Patent Number: 7,742,093

Inventors: Oku; Yoshiaki (Kyoto, JP), Nishiyama; Norikazu (Toyonaka, JP), Ueyama; Korekazu (Takarazuka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and production method therefor
Patent Number: 7,075,170

Inventors: Okubo; Akiko (Kanagawa, JP), Goh; Yoshiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Akiyama; Yoshihito (Kanagawa, JP), Hirose; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Nonaka; Hirotaka (Kanagawa, JP), Sugawara; Maki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Curing accelerator, epoxy resin composition, and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,074,738

Inventors: Okuda; Masakazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Droplet ejecting apparatus and droplet ejecting method
Patent Number: 7,735,947

Inventors: Okutsu; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP), Takamura; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP), Hane; Koji (Tokyo, JP), Matsui; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Hayakawa; Yasuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Furuichi; Mitsuaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of constructing underground gallery by using pneumatic transfer system and stratum disposal method
Patent Number: 7,063,657

Inventors: Oldham; Mark F. (Los Gatos, CA), Tomaney; Austin B. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Image enhancement by sub-pixel imaging
Patent Number: 7,075,059

Inventors: Oldham; William G. (Orinda, CA), Chen; Yijian (Berkeley, CA), Shroff; Yashesh (Kensington, CA)
Title: Double hidden flexure microactuator for phase mirror array
Patent Number: 7,075,699

Inventors: Olesen; Robert Lind (Huntington, NY), Reznik; Alexander (Titusville, NJ), Pietraski; Philip J. (Huntington Station, NY), Yang; Rui (Greenlawn, NY)
Title: Wireless communication apparatus using fast fourier transforms to create, optimize and incorporate a beam space antenna array in an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing receiver
Patent Number: 7,742,550

Inventors: Olin; John G. (Carmel Valley, CA), Smitherman; John P. (Salinas, CA)
Title: Mass flow meter with solder/braze-flow secured spacer
Patent Number: 7,748,267

Inventors: Olsen; Ogden R. (Muscatine, IA)
Title: Stackable chair with flexing frame
Patent Number: 7,073,864

Inventors: Olvera-Hernandez; Ulises (Kirkland, CA), Shaheen; Kamel M. (King of Prussia, PA), Carlton; Alan Gerald (Mineola, NY), Rudolf; Marian (Montreal, CA), Lu; Guang (Montreal, CA), Zuniga; Juan Carlos (Montreal, CA), Zaki; Maged (Pierrefonds, CA)
Title: Wireless communication method and system for implementing media independent handover between technologically diversified access networks
Patent Number: 7,738,871

Inventors: Omura; Yuko (Kyoto, JP), Fujii; Hiroyuki (Hyogo, JP), Terai; Kenji (Osaka, JP), Minayoshi; Hiroko (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Drum type washing machine
Patent Number: 7,735,344

Inventors: Onishi; Joji (Suwa, JP), Aoki; Mikio (Suwa, JP), Taniguchi; Shinya (Suwa, JP)
Title: Print data management apparatus, storage medium having stored therein print data management program, storage medium having stored therein usage certificate data, and method of using print data
Patent Number: 7,075,672

Inventors: Onoe; Atsushi (Saitama, JP), Cho; Yasuo (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Dielectric recording medium, and method of and apparatus for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,065,033

Inventors: Onosato; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing metal-coated optical fiber
Patent Number: 7,063,779

Inventors: Ooguri; Noboru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage device and storage device control method
Patent Number: 8,762,670

Inventors: Orsley; Tim (San Jose, CA)
Title: Accelerated RAID with rewind capability
Patent Number: 7,076,606

Inventors: Ortega Rodriguez; Fernando (Madrid, ES), Rodriguez Martinez; Maria Africa (Madrid, ES)
Title: Program clock reference correction method in a multiplexed burst mode downlink transmission in an integrated multispot satellite communication system
Patent Number: 7,075,950

Inventors: Ortiz; George A. (La Mirada, CA)
Title: Combination garden tiller and sprinkler head grass trimmer
Patent Number: 7,748,470

Inventors: Osborne; Andrew James (Eastleigh, GB)
Title: Method, system and computer program for syntax validation
Patent Number: 7,065,753

Inventors: Ose; Yoichi (Mito, JP), Todokoro; Hideo (Nishitama-gun, JP), Ezumi; Makoto (Mito, JP), Sato; Mitsugu (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Scanning electron microscope
Patent Number: 7,075,078

Inventors: Ota; Hirofumi (Toyota, JP), Honda; Atsushi (Seto, JP), Abe; Akiharu (Toyota, JP), Tabata; Atsushi (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Shift control apparatus for vehicle step-variable automatic transmission
Patent Number: 7,076,355

Inventors: Otaka; Shoji (Yokohama, JP), Yamaji; Takafumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Variable gain amplifier device
Patent Number: 7,065,334

Inventors: Otten; Juergen (Tiste, DE)
Title: Holding device for generating a retaining pressure on an airplane component
Patent Number: 7,735,815

Inventors: Ouhadi; Trazollah (Liege, BE)
Title: Polyolefin composition with high filler loading capacity
Patent Number: 7,737,206

Inventors: Owen; Alan (Longmount, CO)
Title: Floor cleaning apparatus
Patent Number: 8,769,769

Inventors: Oyama; Katsuhiko (Tokyo-To, JP)
Title: Receiving container body for object to be processed
Patent Number: 7,073,999

Inventors: Oyobe; Ryo (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Information distribution system, terminal apparatus used in same system, and recording medium on which information processing program is recorded so as to be computer readable, as well as information processing method
Patent Number: 8,762,481

Inventors: Oz; Oren (Modiin, IL), Debby; Yael (Mevaseret Tazion, IL)
Title: Ergonomic pedaling apparatus
Patent Number: 7,749,034

Inventors: Ozgen; Mustafa (East Palo Alto, CA), Lim; Kyoung-Won (Austin, TX)
Title: Interlaced-to-progressive scan conversion based on film source detection
Patent Number: 7,075,581

Inventors: Paananen; Markku (Jarvenpaa, FI), Koivuluoma; Marja (Jarvenpaa, FI)
Title: Method and device for cleaning the barrel of the gun
Patent Number: 7,073,286

Inventors: Pachciarz; Mahlon Richard (Grand Blanc, MI), Harris; Robert D. (Perry, MI)
Title: Method for improved battery state of charge
Patent Number: 7,064,525

Inventors: Pagliato; Mauro (Bollate, IT), Montanaro; Massimo (Pavia, IT), Rolandi; Paolo (Voghera, IT)
Title: Parallel sense amplifier with mirroring of the current to be measured into each reference branch
Patent Number: 7,075,844

Inventors: Palenchar; Peter (New York, NY), Shasha; Dennis (New York, NY), Chou; Michael (Boston, MA), Rejali; Marc (London, GB), Dorsett; Yair (New York, NY), Kouranov; Andrei (Philadelphia, PA), Coruzzi; Gloria (New York, NY)
Title: System and process of determining a biological pathway based on a treatment of a biological specimen
Patent Number: 7,739,053

Inventors: Palzer; Otmar (Niederrieden, DE)
Title: Guide roller system for guiding the rods between the finishing stands of rod rolling mills
Patent Number: 7,062,946

Inventors: Pan; Jesse (San Jose, CA), Gunna; Ramesh (San Jose, CA)
Title: R and C bit update handling
Patent Number: 7,739,476

Inventors: Pang; Hee Suk (Seoul, KR), Kim; Dong Soo (Seoul, KR), Lim; Jae Hyun (Seoul, KR), Oh; Hyen O. (Goyang-si, KR), Jung; Yang Won (Seoul, KR)
Title: Removing time delays in signal paths
Patent Number: 7,742,913

Inventors: Paparella; Andrea (Busto Arsizio, IT), Riglietti; Roberto (Vimercate, IT), Donadio; Pasquale (Naples, IT)
Title: Data distribution to nodes of a telecommunication network
Patent Number: 7,743,165

Inventors: Pape; Robert J. (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL), Patz; Jason D. (Jacksonville, FL)
Title: Light for patio umbrella
Patent Number: 7,063,433

Inventors: Parham; Christopher (Raleigh, NC), Zhong; Zhong (Stony Brook, NY), Pisano; Etta (Chapel Hill, NC), Connor; Dean (Shirley, NY), Chapman; Leroy D. (Saskatoon, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for detecting an image of an object by use of an X-ray beam having a polychromatic distribution
Patent Number: 7,742,564

Inventors: Park; Je-Min (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Hwang; Doo-Sup (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of forming storage node of capacitor in semiconductor memory, and structure therefore
Patent Number: 7,074,670

Inventors: Park; Zin (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Ju-Yong (Suwon-si, KR), Lim; Hyun-Jeong (Suwon-si, KR), Han; Ji-Seong (Suwon-si, KR), Kweon; Ho-Jin (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Fuel cell system, reformer used for the same, and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,749,289

Inventors: Parker; Jeffery R. (Richfield, OH)
Title: Light emitting panel assemblies
Patent Number: 7,736,043

Inventors: Parks; Brian Thomas (Seattle, WA)
Title: Multipurpose marine safety storage system
Patent Number: 7,063,037

Inventors: Parsheh; Mehran (Hayward, CA), Smith; Jordan (Sacramento, CA), Strutner; Stephen (San Jose, CA), Radaelli; Guido (Oakland, CA)
Title: Systems, methods, and media for circulating fluid in an algae cultivation pond
Patent Number: 8,769,867

Inventors: Parupudi; Gopal (Issaquah, WA), Reus; Edward F. (Woodinville, WA), Evans; Stephen S. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Context aware computing devices having a common interface and related methods
Patent Number: 7,076,243

Inventors: Pasulka; Matthew P. (Fairfield, CT)
Title: Accelerated steel cutting methods and machines for implementing such methods
Patent Number: 7,063,814

Inventors: Patel; Ramesh N. (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Enzymatic resolution of t-butyl taxane derivatives
Patent Number: 7,063,977

Inventors: Patterson; Christopher (Olive Branch, MS), Sysak; Stanley J. (Cordova, TN)
Title: Process of forming two beads
Patent Number: 7,062,834

Inventors: Patti; Anthony G. (Alta Loma, CA), Yuen; Stephen H. (Darien, IL), Thornton, Jr.; Peter F. (Westmont, IL), Doubek; David E. (LaGrange, IL)
Title: Recessed luminaire
Patent Number: 7,748,868

Inventors: Payne; John M. (Laguna Beach, CA), Elkins; David D. (Moorpark, CA)
Title: Household registration, customer residency and identity verification in a mail service
Patent Number: 8,762,529

Inventors: Pearce; Lawrence G. (Palm Bay, FL), Hemmenway; Donald F. (Melbourne, FL)
Title: Monolithic class D amplifier
Patent Number: 7,076,070

Inventors: Pearcey; Dale (Durango, CO)
Title: Mouse-shaped responsive punching device
Patent Number: 7,737,941

Inventors: Pearson; Larry B. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Distinctive call waiting based on a redirecting number
Patent Number: 7,742,589

Inventors: Pederson; John C. (St. Cloud, MN)
Title: Replaceable LED modules
Patent Number: 7,064,674

Inventors: Peir; Jih-Kwon (Gainsville, FL), Zhang; Steve Y. (Camas, WA), Robinson; Scott H. (Portland, OR), Lai; Konrad (Vancouver, WA), Wang; Wen-Hann (Portland, OR)
Title: Cache line pre-load and pre-own based on cache coherence speculation
Patent Number: 7,076,613

Inventors: Peirasso; Piero (Grugliasco, IT)
Title: System for the circulation of the coolant of the oil cooler for the automatic transmission of a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,073,576

Inventors: Pelssers; Eduard Gerard Marie (Panningen, NL), Nieuwenhuis; Jeroen Hans (Waalre, NL)
Title: Sampling device and sampling method
Patent Number: 8,770,049

Inventors: Peng; Chi-Tsung (Hsin-Chu City, TW)
Title: Luminescence wheel axle assembly
Patent Number: 7,063,391

Inventors: Peng; Po-Hsuan (Miao-Li, TW)
Title: Lid mechanism for an interface slot opening of notebook computers
Patent Number: 7,075,781

Inventors: Peng; Tseng-Tien (Taipei, TW)
Title: USB power amplified trumpet connecting device
Patent Number: 7,064,964

Inventors: Perez; Eddie G. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Golf club fixture
Patent Number: 7,062,829

Inventors: Petrescu; Mircea (Windsor, CA), Tourangeau; Tom (LaSalle, CA)
Title: Rotary workpiece indexing method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,770,065

Inventors: Petty; John Michael (Sheffield, GB), Petty; Phillip Stephen (Sheffield, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method for obtaining three-dimensional positional data from a two-dimensional captured image
Patent Number: 7,075,661

Inventors: Peyser; Charles A. (Bethesda, MD), Beyer; Constance (McLean, VA), McLaughlin; Michael D. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for aggregating buyers for the purchase of telecommunication services via a network
Patent Number: 7,076,447

Inventors: Pfaller; Werner (Orbe, CH), Heck; Ernst (Vufflens-la-Ville, CH), Horisberger; Jean (Ecublens, CH)
Title: Extrusion process, apparatus and product
Patent Number: 7,748,312

Inventors: Pfeiffer; Michael W (Savage, MN), Johnson; Eric D. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Precision conveyor
Patent Number: 7,063,204

Inventors: Pham; Kien (Richardson, TX)
Title: Methods and systems for enabling charging land-line long-distance calls to wireless subscriber's account
Patent Number: 7,076,038

Inventors: Pham; Ton Van (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Visibility index for quality assurance in software development
Patent Number: 7,742,939

Inventors: Phan; Toan (Richmond, CA)
Title: Solid shear panel for supporting a light-framed structure
Patent Number: 7,073,298

Inventors: Phillips; J. Michael (San Carlos, CA), Lau; Aldrich N. K. (Palo Alto, CA), Oldham; Mark F. (Los Gatos, CA), Bodner; Kevin S. (Belmont, CA), Boege; Steven J. (San Mateo, CA), Sandell; Donald R. (San Jose, CA), Tracy; David H. (Norwalk, CA)
Title: Luminescence reference standards
Patent Number: 7,742,164

Inventors: Picard; James Dean (Waunakee, WI)
Title: Child safety post sign
Patent Number: 8,769,851

Inventors: Picchio; Cesare (Vedano al Lambro, IT)
Title: Self-supporting modular panel for office furnishing
Patent Number: 8,769,884

Inventors: Pichette; Guy (St-Georges de Beauce, QBC, CA)
Title: Auxiliary wheelchair
Patent Number: 7,063,344

Inventors: Pilcher; Lucy (Chicago, IL), Pilcher; Kathy Lynneu (Chicago, IL)
Title: Quick starch spray iron
Patent Number: 7,062,869

Inventors: Pinarbasi; Mustafa (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Spin valve sensor with a nitrogen sputtered free layer
Patent Number: 7,064,938

Inventors: Pinera; Alex (Jupiter, FL), Ebert; Todd A. (West Palm Beach, FL)
Title: Insulated turbine disc of a turbo-pump
Patent Number: 7,748,959

Inventors: Pines; Robert (New York, NY), Marwell; Evan (New York, NY), Blakeney; John (Macungie, PA), Baumeister; Christine (Harleysville, PA)
Title: Communication assistance system and method
Patent Number: 7,076,046

Inventors: Pisharodi; Madhavan (Brownsville, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for stabilizing adjacent vertebrae
Patent Number: 7,074,240

Inventors: Pitbladdo; Richard B. (Naples, FL)
Title: Overflow downdraw glass forming method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,748,236

Inventors: Platt; John Carlton (Bellevue, WA), Kagle; Jonathan (Redmond, WA), Attias; Hagai (Seattle, WA), Milton; Victoria Elizabeth (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Managing media objects in a database
Patent Number: 7,076,503

Inventors: Pleiman; Brian Ralph (Medina, OH), Stitchick; David M. (Akron, OH)
Title: Anti-tip rack for long handled tools
Patent Number: 7,063,218

Inventors: Plut; William J. (Menlo Park, CA), Karatzoglou; Bruce (Toronto, CA)
Title: Medical apparel with differentiating identifiers
Patent Number: 7,748,060

Inventors: Podhajsky; Ronald J. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method and system for optically detecting blood and controlling a generator during electrosurgery
Patent Number: 7,749,217

Inventors: Pogrebinsky; Victor (San Jose, CA), Pogrebinsky; Vladimir (Campbell, CA)
Title: Peak detector
Patent Number: 7,738,565

Inventors: Pohan; Claus (Baiersdorf, DE)
Title: Detector for an X-ray computer tomograph
Patent Number: 7,075,089

Inventors: Pointer; William (Fredericksburg, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for the removal and handling of honey frames from beehive boxes
Patent Number: 7,063,592

Inventors: Poisner; David I. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Trusted system clock
Patent Number: 7,076,802

Inventors: Poisner; David I. (Folsom, CA), Grawrock; David W. (Aloha, OR), Sutton; James A. (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for communicating securely with a token
Patent Number: 7,076,669

Inventors: Poisner; David I. (Folsom, CA), Vadivelu; Karthi R. (Folsom, CA)
Title: Race free data transfer algorithm using hardware based polling
Patent Number: 7,076,578

Inventors: Poizner; Lionel (Toronto, Ontario, CA), Chosky; Albert (Burghill, OH)
Title: Theft protection method and promotion system for audio media
Patent Number: 7,739,742

Inventors: Poletto; Anthony G. (Fairport, NY)
Title: Tandem printing apparatus with a center positioned dual finisher station
Patent Number: 7,076,200

Inventors: Pontillo, II; James V. (Anaheim, CA)
Title: High current electrical connector with flat connector pins
Patent Number: 7,749,029

Inventors: Poole; Jerome (San Francisco, CA), Poole, Jr.; Anthony (San Francisco, CA), Poole; Lonita (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Concrete-dispensing counter for ready mix trucks
Patent Number: 7,064,314

Inventors: Pop; Ludovic (Southgate, MI)
Title: Wall structure with either plastic or concrete horizontal interlocking siding panels
Patent Number: 7,735,284

Inventors: Post; Daniel J. (Campbell, CA), Wakrat; Nir J. (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Stochastic block allocation for improved wear leveling
Patent Number: 8,762,625

Inventors: Power; Douglas (Kitchener, CA), Rice; Bernie (Thorndale, CA)
Title: Vibration isolator assembly having altered stress characteristics and method of altering stress characteristics of same
Patent Number: 7,063,310

Inventors: Power; Martin (Fethard-On-Sea, IE)
Title: Percolation test apparatus
Patent Number: 7,062,957

Inventors: Prasad; Mukul R. (Sunnyvale, CA), Hsiao; Michael S. (Blacksburg, VA), Jain; Jawahar (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Generating a test sequence using a satisfiability technique
Patent Number: 7,076,712

Inventors: Prati; Pietro (Marradi, IT)
Title: Equipment for carrying out the quality control of material printed on paper or plastic bands
Patent Number: 8,770,104

Inventors: Pratt; David (Meridian, ID), Hembree; David R. (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods and systems for releasably attaching support members to microfeature workpieces
Patent Number: 7,749,349

Inventors: Pratt; William C. (Amarillo, TX)
Title: Cattle management method and system
Patent Number: 7,748,345

Inventors: Proctor; David F. (Greenwood, IN)
Title: Muffler baffle plate spacer formed from stock material
Patent Number: 7,063,182

Inventors: Purdy; Matthew A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and system for dynamically adjusting metrology sampling based upon available metrology capacity
Patent Number: 7,076,321

Inventors: Purington; Carolyn (Rutland, MA)
Title: Chest protector
Patent Number: 7,735,161

Inventors: Qian; Julie Y. (Woodbury, MN), Herman; Gay L. (Cottage Grove, MN), Baker; James A. (Hudson, WI)
Title: Organosol liquid toner including amphipathic copolymeric binder having crystalline component
Patent Number: 7,074,537

Inventors: Qiu; Jianping (Hangzhou, CN)
Title: Pliers with adjustable jaw span
Patent Number: 8,770,067

Inventors: Quintin, Jr.; Thomas (New Bedford, MA)
Title: Method for configuring a shellfish dredge
Patent Number: 7,748,146

Inventors: Rabinowitz; Joshua D. (Mountain View, CA), Zaffaroni; Alejandro C. (Atherton, CA)
Title: Delivery of anti-migraine compounds through an inhalation route
Patent Number: 7,063,830

Inventors: Rabinowitz; Joshua D. (Mountain View, CA), Zaffaroni; Alejandro C. (Atherton, CA)
Title: Delivery of erectile dysfunction drugs through an inhalation route
Patent Number: 7,063,831

Inventors: Rabinowitz; Joshua D. (Mountain View, CA), Zaffaroni; Alejandro C. (Atherton, CA)
Title: Delivery of muscle relaxants through an inhalation route
Patent Number: 7,063,832

Inventors: Radhakrishnan; Ramesh (Saratoga, CA), Balachander; Ramanathan (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Radio resource management for wireless local area networks
Patent Number: 7,738,876

Inventors: Rado; Kenneth S. (Bronx, NY)
Title: Amphibian delta wing jet aircraft
Patent Number: 7,063,291

Inventors: Raghavan; Madhusudan (West Bloomfield, MI), Bucknor; Norman K. (Troy, MI), Usoro; Patrick B. (Troy, MI)
Title: Planetary transmissions having a stationary member and three interconnected gear members
Patent Number: 7,074,152

Inventors: Raichle; Franz (Korntal-Muenchingen, DE), Damitz; Jens (Illingen, DE), Gerwing; Wolfram (Hessigheim, DE), Fehrmann; Ruediger (Leonberg, DE), Fischer; Wolfgang (Gerlingen, DE), Schueler; Matthias (Steinheim, DE), Kessler; Michael (Leonberg-Warmbronn, DE), Kress; Tobias (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Method and device for controlling an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,063,071

Inventors: Rainier; Rajiv (Escondido, CA), Frazier; Milton Massey (San Marcos, CA), Russo; Christopher Daniel (San Diego, CA), Wieck; Christopher Peter (San Diego, CA)
Title: Digital camera with automatic functions
Patent Number: 7,742,079

Inventors: Ramappan; Vijay (Novi, MI), Gwidt; Jesse M. (Brighton, MI), Smith; Stuart R. (Howell, MI), Lucido; Michael J. (Northville, MI), Douglas; Scot A. (Canton, MI), Cinpinski; Kenneth J. (Ray, MI)
Title: Late intake valve closing to improve cold startability for spark-ignition direct-injection (SIDI) engines
Patent Number: 7,742,869

Inventors: Ramaswamy; Shobha (Bangalore, IN), Maroor; Anasuya Pai (Mangalore, IN)
Title: Method and device for frame synchronization and coarse frequency offset estimation (CFE)
Patent Number: 7,742,548

Inventors: Ramirez-Mireles; Fernando (Walnut Creek, CA), Ayrapetian; Robert (Morgan Hill, CA), Smith; Dale (Fremont, CA), Chien; Max (Menlo Park, CA), Heidari; Sam (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for symbol boundary synchronization
Patent Number: 7,076,002

Inventors: Rao; YuanQiao (Pittsford, NY), Kress; Robert J. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Imaging material with improved mechanical properties
Patent Number: 7,074,551

Inventors: Rassatt; Bradley B. (West Apple Valley, MN)
Title: Thermal processor having flexible duct
Patent Number: 7,064,295

Inventors: Rauba; Rimas (Roswell, GA), Salazar; Gonzalo (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Methods, systems and computer products to incentivize high speed internet access
Patent Number: 7,742,945

Inventors: Raupp; Henry F. (Freeville, NY)
Title: Container inspection machine
Patent Number: 7,073,877

Inventors: Read; Roger (Kesington, AU), Kumar; Naresh (Maroubra, AU)
Title: Production of furanones
Patent Number: 7,064,220

Inventors: Reatherford; Larry (Clarkston, MI), Hetrick; Elizabeth T. (Ann Arbor, MI), Wilkosz; Daniel E. (Saline, MI), Skogsmo; Jan (Molndal, SE), Walsh; Joseph (Quarryville, PA)
Title: Ultrasonic welding apparatus
Patent Number: 7,748,590

Inventors: Reddy; Christopher C. (Virginia Beach, VA)
Title: Tone around test adapter
Patent Number: 7,742,577

Inventors: Reginaldo; Alberto Nerida (Orchard Lake, MI), Ward; Linda Celina (Oakland Township, MI), Lowhorn; Richard Gene (Belleville, MI), Noppenberger; Matthew (Holly, MI)
Title: Coolant flow measurement devices and methods of measuring coolant flow
Patent Number: 7,748,262

Inventors: Rehkemper; Steven (Chicago, IL), Rehkemper; Jeffrey (Chicago, IL), O'Patka; Dennis (Chicago, IL), Wilson; Jackson (Evanston, IL), Kass; Michael (Willowbrook, IL), Grisolia; Nicholas (Chicago, IL)
Title: Interactive toy and areas designated therefor
Patent Number: 7,749,043

Inventors: Reichel; Thomas (Baldham, DE), Jaeger; Harald (Bad Wurzach, DE)
Title: Method of measuring the effective directivity and/or residual system port impedance match of a system-calibrated vector network analyser
Patent Number: 7,076,382

Inventors: Reiland; Dennis J. (North Oaks, MN), Robertson; Donald L. (Eagan, MN), Randall; Brian J. (White Bear Lk., MN)
Title: Display sign adapted to be backlit by widely spaced light emitting diodes
Patent Number: 7,748,148

Inventors: Reinecke; Steven M. (McKinney, TX), Grimm; Thomas M. (Robbinsdale, MN), Walker; Timothy J. (Farmington, MN)
Title: Measurement device for fitting a bracing device
Patent Number: 7,074,201

Inventors: Reinhold; Olaf (San Diego, CA), Lackey; Robert P. (Carlsbad, CA), Taub; Jeffrey P. (Escondido, CA)
Title: Inhaler with airflow regulation
Patent Number: 7,073,499

Inventors: Reinold; Juergen (Palatine, IL), McAuliffe; Thomas M. (Evanston, IL), Shail; Rajat (St. Joseph, MI)
Title: Image display apparatus and method for making same
Patent Number: 7,748,152

Inventors: Reiter; Leonard James (Norton, OH), Balogh; George Frank (North Canton, OH), Crawford; Michael Julian (Akron, OH)
Title: Pneumatic tire having built-in colored sealant layer and preparation thereof
Patent Number: 7,073,550

Inventors: Remer; Eric B. (American Fork, UT), King; David A. (Highland, UT), Remer; David L. (Orem, UT)
Title: System and method for supporting multiple encryption or authentication schemes over a connection on a network
Patent Number: 7,076,653

Inventors: Remillard; Paul (Littleton, MA), Schechter; Stuart (Newton, MA), Klingbeil; Douglas A. (Niwot, CO)
Title: Method of generating an index signal for an optical encoder
Patent Number: 7,075,057

Inventors: Remmers; John E. (Calgary, CA), Hajduk; Eric A. (Calgary, CA), Platt; Ronald S. (Calgary, CA)
Title: Ventilatory stabilization technology
Patent Number: 7,073,501

Inventors: Renthal; Robert David (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Method for pheromone discovery in insects
Patent Number: 7,074,572

Inventors: Renz; Charles J. (Briarcliff Manor, NY), Lieberman; Joshua S. (Pompton Lakes, NJ)
Title: Spill proof straw
Patent Number: 7,748,643

Inventors: Reo; Michael L (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Slip-fit handle for hand-held instruments that access interior body regions
Patent Number: 7,063,703

Inventors: Resing; Alfons (Stadtlohn, DE), Wuebbels; Richard (Rhede, DE)
Title: Gathering and picking device having a curved picking gap
Patent Number: 7,062,896

Inventors: Rettig; Rasmus (Gerlingen, DE), Axten; Emma (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Method and circuit arrangement for offset correction of a measurement bridge
Patent Number: 7,075,448

Inventors: Reyal; Jean-Pierre (Eragny, FR), Schmit; Francis (Ansaco, FR)
Title: Method for treating a brittle thin metal strip and magnetic parts made from a nanocrystalline alloy strip
Patent Number: 7,075,402

Inventors: Reynolds; Brian (Ramsey, MN), Skujins; Peter (Minneapolis, MN), Shireman; Brice (Maple Grove, MN), Asmus; Bruce H. (Minnetonka, MN), Tanaka; Ron (Bloomington, MN), Swee; Michael (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Composite guidewire
Patent Number: 7,074,197

Inventors: Reznik; Alexander (Titusville, NJ), Zeira; Ariela (Huntington, NY)
Title: Multiuser detection of differing data rate signals
Patent Number: 7,075,973

Inventors: Rezvani; Behrooz (Pleasanton, CA), Heidari; Sam (Fremont, CA), Smith; Dale (Fremont, CA), Segev; Reuven (San Rafael, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for symmetrical DMT X-DSL communications
Patent Number: 7,075,998

Inventors: Rhee; Hee-Woo (Seoul, KR), Song; Min-Kyu (Seoul, KR), Kim; Young-Taek (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Seung Bae (Seoul, KR), Park; Jin Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Composite ion-exchange membrane, fabrication method of the same, and membrane-electrode assembly, and polymer electrolyte fuel cell having the same
Patent Number: 7,074,510

Inventors: Rhein; Frank P. (Delano, TN)
Title: Air enhancement system and methods for food processing systems
Patent Number: 7,748,234

Inventors: Rhode; Peter R. (Miami, FL), Acevedo; Jorge (Miami, FL), Burkhardt; Martin (Miami, FL), Jiao; Jin-an (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Wong; Hing C. (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: Soluble MHC complexes and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,905

Inventors: Ribak; Erez N. (Haifa, IL)
Title: Variable lenslet array
Patent Number: 7,075,698

Inventors: Ribeiro; Marcos (Pompano Beach, FL)
Title: Progressive combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,063,064

Inventors: Ricco; Mario (Orbassano, IT), De Matthaeis; Sisto Luigi (Orbassano, IT), Amorese; Claudio (Orbassano, IT), Manodoro; Dario (Orbassano, IT), Ricco; Raffaele (Orbassano, IT)
Title: Gas feeding system for an internal combustion engine, having an improved pressure reducing valve
Patent Number: 7,073,490

Inventors: Ricker; Stephen L. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Hydraulic nut, device and method for mounting or dismounting a hollow article
Patent Number: 7,063,490

Inventors: Rickert; Clemens (Stadtlohn, DE), Bongert; Dirk (Stadtlohn, DE)
Title: Gathering and picking device
Patent Number: 7,062,897

Inventors: Ricketts; Jonathan E. (Ephrata, PA)
Title: Dual action corn cob separation and corn cob separator
Patent Number: 7,749,055

Inventors: Riefe; Richard K. (Saginaw, MI), Collier; Bruce M. (Saginaw, MI), Nash; Richard P. (Frankenmuth, MI), Shah; Minoo J. (Farmington Hills, MI), Davis; Alan C. (Fenton, MI), Berg; Frederick J. (Auburn, MI), Dybalski; Ronald H. (Oxford, MI), Ridgway; Jason R. (Bay City, MI), Balius; Paul E. (Flint, MI)
Title: Linear tracking column module
Patent Number: 7,063,354

Inventors: Rieger; Martin (Munchen, DE)
Title: Method for reconfiguring a memory
Patent Number: 7,076,700

Inventors: Riehl; Shari (West Labanon, NH)
Title: Garment
Patent Number: 8,769,718

Inventors: Rinerson; Darrell (Cupertino, CA), Chevallier; Christophe J. (Palo Alto, CA), Longcor; Steven W. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Two terminal memory array having reference cells
Patent Number: 7,075,817

Inventors: Ringgenberg; Paul David (Carrollton, TX), Proett; Mark Anton (Missouri City, TX), Pelletier; Michael T. (Houston, TX), Hinz; Michael L. (Houston, TX), Gilbert; Gregory N. (Missouri City, TX), Nivens; Harold Wayne (Runaway Bay, TX), Azari; Mehdi (Dallas, TX)
Title: Methods of downhole testing subterranean formations and associated apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 7,073,579

Inventors: Rioux; Daniel (Laval, CA)
Title: Sensor for profiling system
Patent Number: 7,073,405

Inventors: Riva; Guido (Milan, IT), Orjela; Gurdev (Arlon, BE), Mowdood; Syed Khawja (Hudson, OH), Volpi; Alessandro (Milan, IT), Villani; Claudio (Milan, IT)
Title: Method of mounting a tire on a rim
Patent Number: 7,063,761

Inventors: Rivers; Jason D. (Monroe, GA), Johnson Griffin; Brandi D. (Greensboro, NC), Hagiopol; Cornel (Lilburn, GA), Breyer; Robert A. (Tucker, GA), Liles; Winford Terry (Jefferson, GA)
Title: Binding wood using a thermosetting adhesive composition comprising a protein-based component and a polymeric quaternary amine cure accelerant
Patent Number: 7,736,559

Inventors: Robert; Dominique (Benfeld, FR), Scelers; Herve (Illkirch-Graffenstaden, FR), Tissot; Pascal (Lingolsheim, FR)
Title: Rough road detection
Patent Number: 7,739,019

Inventors: Robert; Gerard (Poisat, FR)
Title: Process for reading electronic labels by identifications of their code by block of bits
Patent Number: 7,075,452

Inventors: Roberts; John K. (East Grand Rapids, MI), Reese; Spencer D. (Auburn, IN)
Title: High power radiation emitter device and heat dissipating package for electronic components
Patent Number: 7,075,112

Inventors: Robertson; John (Glasgow, GB)
Title: Automated handling line guide rail assembly
Patent Number: 7,748,523

Inventors: Robertsson; Johan Olof Anders (Oslo, NO)
Title: Wavefield decomposition for cross-line survey
Patent Number: 7,742,876

Inventors: Rochford; William T. (Rochester, NY), Bourdelais; Robert P. (Pittsford, NY), Nair; Mridula (Penfield, NY)
Title: Expansion of color gamut for silver halide media
Patent Number: 7,063,925

Inventors: Rodriguez; John E. (Capitola, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to customize layout and presentation
Patent Number: 7,743,323

Inventors: Roeck; Hans-Ueli (Hombrechtikon, CH)
Title: Method of generating an electrical output signal and acoustical/electrical conversion system
Patent Number: 7,076,069

Inventors: Roepke; Stefan (Schwabmuenchen, DE)
Title: Power control device of an electric tool, a method of power control of an electric tool and an electric tool provided with a power control device
Patent Number: 7,075,258

Inventors: Rogers; David P. (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Color and intensity measuring module for test of light emitting components by automated test equipment
Patent Number: 7,064,832

Inventors: Rohaly; Janos (Acton, MA), Hart; Douglas P. (Charlestown, MA), Zhang; Tong (Wellesley, MA)
Title: Artifact mitigation in three-dimensional imaging
Patent Number: 7,742,635

Inventors: Rohellec; Jean-Yves (Antony, FR)
Title: Heat exchanger with tube core, in particular for a supercharged internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,748,437

Inventors: Rolle; Thomas (Leverkusen, DE), Lehmann; Thomas (Wulfrath, DE), Albers; Markus (Leverkusen, DE), Muller; Gerhard (Utting, DE), Hessler; Gerhard (Hofheim, DE), Fischer; Rudiger (Pulheim, DE), Tajimi; Masaomi (Kyoto-fu, JP), Ziegelbauer; Karl (Haan, DE), Bacon; Kevin (Hyogo-ken, JP), Hasegawa; Haruki (Ann Arbor, MI), Okigami; Hiromi (Kyoto-fu, JP)
Title: Succinic acid derivatives
Patent Number: 7,064,229

Inventors: Rome; Guy (West Valley City, UT)
Title: Hemostasis valve for a catheter
Patent Number: 7,063,685

Inventors: Romes; Gary E. (Cincinnati, OH), Yarbrough; David W. (Cookeville, TN)
Title: Method and/or system for compensating for effects of heat flow and/or air flow through fiberglass insulation
Patent Number: 7,748,197

Inventors: Rontal; Daniel A. (Birmingham, MI)
Title: Retractable electrosurgical electrode
Patent Number: 7,749,221

Inventors: Roof; Bryan J. (Newark, NY)
Title: Control to detect air knife blockage
Patent Number: 7,742,730

Inventors: Ross, Jr.; James E. (San Antonio, TX), Lynch; William J. (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Medical records, documentation, tracking and order entry system
Patent Number: 7,076,436

Inventors: Roth; Richard F. (Brookline, NH), Kiani; Sepehr (Watertown, MA)
Title: Modular fiber optic connection system
Patent Number: 7,073,953

Inventors: Rowe; Robert K. (Corrales, NM)
Title: Biometric sensor
Patent Number: 7,735,729

Inventors: Roy; Vincent (Montreal, CA), Lu; Guang (Montreal, CA), Zaki; Maged (Pierrefonds, CA), Tomici; John L. (Southold, NY)
Title: Multi-node communication system and method of requesting, reporting and collecting destination-node-based measurements and route-based measurements
Patent Number: 7,738,859

Inventors: Royds; Robert B. (Plainsboro, NJ)
Title: Method and system for maintaining HIPAA patient privacy requirements during auditing of electronic patient medical records
Patent Number: 7,742,933

Inventors: Rubin; Paul D. (Sudbury, MA), Barberich; Timothy J. (Concord, MA)
Title: Methods for treating irritable bowel syndrome using optically pure (-) norcisapride
Patent Number: 7,064,138

Inventors: Rubinsztajn; Slawomir (Niskayuna, NY), Cella; James Anthony (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Silicone condensation reaction
Patent Number: 7,064,173

Inventors: Ruckart; John (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Methods, systems, and computer program products for multi-channel communications using universal address book server
Patent Number: 7,738,479

Inventors: Ruckstuhl; Stephan (Neuendorf, CH)
Title: Brewing unit for a coffee machine
Patent Number: 8,770,092

Inventors: Rudolph; Joachim (Guilford, CT), Wischnat; Ralf (Koln, DE)
Title: Condensation reagents and a process for their preparation
Patent Number: 7,064,216

Inventors: Russell; Wilfred G. (Redmond, WA), Helland; Patrick James (Bellevue, WA), Hope; Greg (Woodinville, WA), Limprecht; Rodney (Woodinville, WA), Al-Ghosein; Mohsen (Redmond, WA), Gray; Jan Stephen (Redmond, WA)
Title: Software component execution management using context objects for tracking externally-defined intrinsic properties of executing software components within an execution environment
Patent Number: 7,076,784

Inventors: Russinger; Johann (Buckenhof, DE)
Title: Tomography apparatus with gantry-carried component mounted to withstand centrifugal forces
Patent Number: 7,076,018

Inventors: Rycroft; Kendall Peter (Ooltewah, TN)
Title: Toothbrush
Patent Number: 7,748,072

Inventors: Ryou; Dong Young (Gyeonggi-Do, KR)
Title: Cleaning device
Patent Number: 8,769,749

Inventors: Rys; Michael (Issaquah, WA), Suver; Christopher Allen (Seattle, WA), Cseri; Istvan (Redmond, WA)
Title: Method and apparatus for information transformation and exchange in a relational database environment
Patent Number: 7,743,040

Inventors: Ryu; Sung-Ho (Pohang, KR), Bae; Yoe-Sik (Busan, KR), Park; Eun-Young (Pohang, KR), Suh; Pann-Ghill (Pohang, KR)
Title: Leukocyte stimulating peptides
Patent Number: 7,074,891

Inventors: Sabe; Kohtaro (Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Robot apparatus and method and system for controlling the action of the robot apparatus
Patent Number: 7,076,334

Inventors: Sablak; Sezai (Lancaster, PA), Bell; Mark (Airville, PA)
Title: Image stabilization system and method for a video camera
Patent Number: 7,742,077

Inventors: Saeger; Nicole (Aachen, DE), Friedrich; Roland (Schwalmtal, DE)
Title: Apparatus on a textile machine for cleaning fibre material, for example of cotton, having a high-speed first or main roller
Patent Number: 7,748,084

Inventors: Saeger; Nicole (Aachen, DE), Friedrich; Roland (Schwalmtal, DE)
Title: Apparatus on a textile machine for cleaning fibre material, for example of cotton, having a high-speed first or main roller
Patent Number: 7,748,085

Inventors: Sagisaka; Masahiko (Ota-ku, JP), Tada; Yusaku (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Modulator
Patent Number: 7,742,516

Inventors: Sahita; Ravi (Beaverton, OR), Schluessler; Travis T. (Hillsboro, OR), Durham; David M. (Hillsboro, OR), Zinaty; Amir (Haifa, IL)
Title: Hardware-based authentication of a software program
Patent Number: 7,739,517

Inventors: Sahota; Gurkanwal Singh (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for power control calibration and a wireless communication device
Patent Number: 7,076,266

Inventors: Saida; Tadaaki (Chiba, JP), Osari; Yoshihito (Chiba, JP), Nishikata; Akinobu (Kanagawa, JP), Sekiguchi; Nobuo (Ibaraki, JP), Akiba; Rieko (Kanagawa, JP), Maeda; Yuichiro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Dust and/or dirt detection in image reading apparatus having read-while-feed function
Patent Number: 7,742,180

Inventors: Saito; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Misumi; Kouichi (Kanagawa, JP), Okui; Toshiki (Kanagawa, JP), Komano; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Negative photoresist compositions for the formation of thick films, photoresist films and methods of forming bumps using the same
Patent Number: 7,063,934

Inventors: Saito; Takuma (Ibaraki, JP), Ohtsu; Shinki (Ibaraki, JP), Watanabe; Hideki (Ibaraki, JP), Toukairin; Junichi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Impact drill
Patent Number: 7,073,605

Inventors: Saito; Tatsunori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Multiplexer, multimedia communication apparatus and time stamp generation method
Patent Number: 7,742,481

Inventors: Saito; Tatsuya (Nagoya, JP), Munemoto; Yoshikazu (Tajimi, JP), Hosomi; Koichi (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Drum type washing machine
Patent Number: 7,748,242

Inventors: Saitoh; Hajime (Wako, JP), Yamada; Kazuhiko (Wako, JP), Ichinose; Tomofumi (Wako, JP)
Title: Door handle apparatus
Patent Number: 7,062,945

Inventors: Saitou; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Precision positioning device and processing machine using the same
Patent Number: 7,076,314

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Tadahisa (Shizuoka, JP), Onuma; Masanori (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Connection cap and cable connection method utilizing same
Patent Number: 7,074,077

Inventors: Sakai; Mitsuto (Toyota, JP), Yamazaki; Daichi (Toyota, JP), Akita; Tatsuhiko (Toyota, JP), Kurata; Naoki (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Internal combustion engine controller
Patent Number: 7,063,069

Inventors: Sakakura; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vehicle door locking and unlocking system
Patent Number: 7,065,439

Inventors: Sakamoto; Kiyomi (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Asic expansion module for PDA
Patent Number: 7,076,590

Inventors: Sakata; Kunio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Automatic slowdown control apparatus for a vehicle
Patent Number: 7,065,442

Inventors: Sako; Yoichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Audio signal recording medium and recording and reproducing apparatus for recording medium
Patent Number: 7,065,031

Inventors: Sakurai; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP), Morita; Seiji (Kanagawa, JP), Kikitsu; Akira (Kanagawa, JP), Kamata; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic recording medium Formatted with ROM and RAM regions
Patent Number: 7,738,203

Inventors: Salerni; Anthony (Bedford, NH)
Title: Electromagnetically guided spinal rod system and related methods
Patent Number: 7,749,232

Inventors: Salter; Hal Christopher (Seffner, FL)
Title: Interactive game providing instruction in musical notation and in learning an instrument
Patent Number: 7,739,595

Inventors: Sanders; Christopher D. (Piermont, NY), Willis; Phillip M. (Duluth, GA)
Title: Foldable mobility support device
Patent Number: 7,073,801

Inventors: Sano; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Sugisaki; Kiminori (Kanagawa, JP), Tominaga; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of processing data packets, and video recording/playback apparatus incorporating the method
Patent Number: 7,065,291

Inventors: Sano; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP), Takagi; Akihiro (Kawasaki, JP), Kishi; Tomokatsu (Kawasaki, JP), Kawada; Toyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Inoue; Hirokazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Capacitive-load driving circuit capable of properly handling temperature rise and plasma display apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,737,641

Inventors: Santoli; Constantino (Sorens, CH), Pittet; Bertrand (Cottens, CH)
Title: Device for production of seedlings from seeds
Patent Number: 7,748,165

Inventors: Sarkar; Shantanu (St. Paul, MN), Brown; Mark L (North Oaks, MN)
Title: Methods and apparatus for discriminating polymorphic tachyarrhythmias from monomorphic tachyarrhythmias facilitating detection of fibrillation
Patent Number: 7,076,289

Inventors: Sasai; Kosuke (Kobe, JP)
Title: Information retrieval system
Patent Number: 7,743,054

Inventors: Sasaki; Junya (Tokyo, JP), Sumimoto; Katsuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Control device for vehicle AC generator
Patent Number: 7,075,272

Inventors: Sasazawa; Hideaki (Yokohama, JP), Nakata; Tohishiko (Hiratsuka, JP), Watanabe; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Matsumoto; Shunichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical recording apparatus capable of changing the length of synchronization portions
Patent Number: 7,075,884

Inventors: Sato; Hidenori (Ome, JP), Suzuki; Norio (Mito, JP), Takamatsu; Akira (Hamura, JP), Maruyama; Hiroyuki (Ome, JP), Saikawa; Takeshi (Ome, JP), Hotta; Katsuhiko (Hachiouji, JP), Ichizoe; Hiroyuki (Mizuho, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing a semiconductor integrated circuit device that includes forming dummy patterns in an isolation region prior to filling with insulating material
Patent Number: 7,074,691

Inventors: Sato; Kazuhiko (Kasugai, JP), Miyazaki; Hirohito (Gifu, JP), Ishizaki; Masaru (Wako, JP)
Title: Illumination control apparatus and failure detecting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,237

Inventors: Sato; Shu (Kaisei-machi, JP)
Title: Surface plasmon resonance measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,657

Inventors: Satoh; Katsuhisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Disk player
Patent Number: 7,076,790

Inventors: Satonaka; Hisashi (Susono, JP), Okuda; Masato (Ann Arbor, MI), Toyoda; Hiroshi (Mishima, JP)
Title: Parking support device
Patent Number: 7,739,046

Inventors: Savagian; Michael D. (Germantown, WI), Mess; Steven H. (Franklin, WI)
Title: Clip-on wire identification markers
Patent Number: 7,073,282

Inventors: Sawai; Kunio (Daito, JP)
Title: Thermal-transfer printer
Patent Number: 7,073,962

Inventors: Sawchuk; Blaine Darren (Calgary, Alberta, CA), Sawchuk; Dale Peter (Calgary, Alberta, CA)
Title: Silencer for perforated plate flow conditioner
Patent Number: 7,073,534

Inventors: Scaggs; Michael J. (Weston, FL), Schoelzel; Thomas (Pompano Beach, FL)
Title: Precision laser machining apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,212

Inventors: Scardovi; Alessandro (Ivrea, IT), Morandotti; Roberto (Montalenghe, IT), Brigando; Marco (Settimo Vittone, IT), Dellea; Marco (Agile', IT), Colombi; Alberto (Strambino, IT), Scarton; Gianrico (Ivrea, IT)
Title: Ink jet printer with high capacity tank and associated ink refilling system
Patent Number: 7,748,822

Inventors: Scarpa; Carl (Plainsboro, NJ), Sazzad; Sharif (Ewing, NJ), Strolle; Christopher (Fort Washington, PA)
Title: Systems and methods for antenna diversity combining for satellite radio signals
Patent Number: 7,742,750

Inventors: Schafer; Hartmut (Durmersheim, DE), Neidig; Peter (Ettlingen, DE), Fischer; Christian (Karlsbad, DE), Spraul; Manfred (Ettlingen, DE)
Title: Method of resonance spectroscopy for the analysis of statistical properties of samples
Patent Number: 7,076,383

Inventors: Schauer; Ronald Vern (Gilroy, CA)
Title: Facilities connection bucket for pre-facilitation of wafer fabrication equipment
Patent Number: 7,063,301

Inventors: Scheuer; Jacob (Petach Tikva, IL), Margalit; Moti (Zichron Yaaqov, IL), Bortman-Arbiv; Daphna (Zichron Yaaqov, IL)
Title: Integrated optical filters utilizing resonators
Patent Number: 7,065,276

Inventors: Schlichter; Stefan (Viersen, DE)
Title: System and method for packaging cotton sliver
Patent Number: 7,748,315

Inventors: Schlichter; Stefan (Viersen, DE)
Title: Sliver discharge device
Patent Number: 7,748,658

Inventors: Schmaltz; Dale F. (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Percutaneous or surgical radiofrequency intravascular thrombectomy catheter system and method
Patent Number: 7,749,220

Inventors: Schmenger; Juergen (Weiterstadt, DE), Hess; Gabriele (Erzhausen, DE), Lauscher; Dirk (Seeheim-Jugenheim, DE)
Title: Compositions for removing or lightening hair color
Patent Number: 7,074,393

Inventors: Schmidt; Eric T. (Wichita, KS)
Title: Soundhole insert for a stringed instrument
Patent Number: 7,074,992

Inventors: Schmidt; Robert Mark (Livonia, MI), Wright; James Bernard (Sterling Heights, MI)
Title: Automotive movable center stack panel with decorative surface linkage
Patent Number: 7,063,370

Inventors: Schmidt; Siegfried (Berlin, DE)
Title: Device for climbing on extended supporting elements, such as ropes, with releasable automatically reclamping clasps
Patent Number: 7,073,628

Inventors: Schmitt; Randall Paul (Clinton Township, MI)
Title: Telescopic polygon radial drive coupling for a drain cleaning machine
Patent Number: 7,073,224

Inventors: Schobben; Daniel Willem Elisabeth (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method of generating a left modified and a right modified audio signal for a stereo system
Patent Number: 7,065,218

Inventors: Schondelmaier; Hans-Dieter (Georgen, DE), Kuner; Arnold (Georgen, DE), Jeske; Frank (Georgen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring motor rotation speed
Patent Number: 7,075,446

Inventors: Schott; Donald Earl (Colorado Springs, CO), Holcombe; Brent Anthony (Colorado Springs, CO), Martinez; Peter Joseph (Colorado Springs, CO)
Title: Interposer probe and method for testing
Patent Number: 7,064,567

Inventors: Schroeder; Thaddeus (Rochester Hills, MI), Chang; Shih-Chia (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Rodriguez; Lorenzo Guadalupe (El Paso, TX)
Title: Method for forming permanent magnet targets for position sensors
Patent Number: 7,062,840

Inventors: Schroer; Frank (Welden, DE), Huscher; Rainer (Waldershof, DE)
Title: Arrangement for signal transmission between a transmitter and a control unit
Patent Number: 7,064,960

Inventors: Schroth; Herbert (Schopfheim, DE), Deserno; Rolf (Maulburg, DE)
Title: Arrangement and procedure for the measuring of liquid level
Patent Number: 7,073,379

Inventors: Schumacher; David Robert (Scotia, NY), Wang; Yu (Clifton Park, NY), Sofia; Vincenzo (Loudonville, NY), Iversen; Alan Michael (Clifton Park, NY), Breznak; Jeffrey Michael (Waterford, NY)
Title: Method and system for handling a stator bar using a pit
Patent Number: 7,735,211

Inventors: Schumacher; Kai (Hofheim, DE), Golchert; Rainer (Dieburg, DE), Schilling; Roland (Freigericht, DE), Batz-Sohn; Christoph (Hanau-Mittelbuchen, DE), Moerters; Martin (Rheinfelden, DE)
Title: Aluminium oxide powder produced by flame hydrolysis and having a large surface area
Patent Number: 7,749,322

Inventors: Schumacher; Michael Tod (Raleigh, NC), Hicks; Jeffrey Todd (Cary, NC)
Title: System, method, and computer-readable medium for determining a layer 2 path trace in a heterogeneous network system
Patent Number: 7,742,426

Inventors: Schunk; Nikolaus (Maxhutte-Haidhof, DE), Beer; Gottfried (Nittendorf, DE), Wittl; Josef (Parsberg, DE)
Title: Optoelectronic transmitting and/or receiving module, circuit carrier, module housing, and optical plug
Patent Number: 7,073,957

Inventors: Schuster; Armin (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Method and device for establishing the network topology of a bus system
Patent Number: 7,076,694

Inventors: Schutter; Robert Dale (Hamilton, MI), TerHaar; David Jay (Holland, MI)
Title: Assembly for determining if hanging plants need to be watered
Patent Number: 8,769,870

Inventors: Schwartz; Marshall Z. (Bryn Mawr, PA)
Title: Treatment of intestinal epithelial cell malfunction, inflammation or damage with Hepatocyte growth factor
Patent Number: 7,074,764

Inventors: Schwibner; Barry H. (Boca Raton, FL), Roballey; Thomas C. (Huntington, CT), Feldman; Nathan (Deerfield Beach, FL)
Title: Cosmetic and reconstructive prostheses with a microencapsulated biologically compatible rupture indicator for sustained release and methods of detecting compromise of a prosthesis
Patent Number: 7,736,391

Inventors: Scoggins; Tommy G. (Burlington, NC)
Title: Threshold and lag assembly for a door
Patent Number: 8,769,875

Inventors: Segel; Alan (Bryn Mawr, PA)
Title: Shirt tail retention device and method
Patent Number: 8,769,780

Inventors: Seibt; Christian (Buchholz, DE)
Title: Flushing device and flushing method for a vacuum toilet
Patent Number: 8,769,731

Inventors: Seki; Hideya (Okaya, JP)
Title: Light source unit and projector
Patent Number: 7,075,118

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Akihiro (Tsuchiura, JP), Seto; Koichiro (Inashiki-gun, JP)
Title: Reply communication apparatus and ARP reply communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,478

Inventors: Selli; Basilio (Nesconset, NY), Gullo; Geraldo (Sentaozinho, BR)
Title: Rotatable assemblies and methods of securing such assemblies
Patent Number: 7,063,537

Inventors: Sen; Yafen (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic mail program
Patent Number: 7,076,549

Inventors: Seo; Joung Gu (Seoul, KR)
Title: Composition for non-chloride based and less corrosive liquid type deicer
Patent Number: 7,063,803

Inventors: Seth; Jayshree (Woodbury, MN), Ausen; Ronald W. (St. Paul, MN), Mrozinski; James S. (Oakdale, MN), Venne; Janet A. (Roseville, MN)
Title: Breathable fasteners
Patent Number: 7,748,090

Inventors: Seto; Shigeki (Tochigi, JP), Tanioka; Asao (Saitama, JP), Ikeda; Makoto (Ibaraki, JP), Izawa; Shigeru (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Fused bicyclic pyrimidine derivatives
Patent Number: 7,064,119

Inventors: Shaeffer; John Fredrick (Marietta, GA)
Title: Systems and methods for analysis and design of radiating and scattering objects
Patent Number: 7,742,886

Inventors: Shanahan; Michael E. (South Nyack, NY)
Title: Methods and apparatuses for programming user-defined information into electronic devices
Patent Number: 7,742,759

Inventors: Shankar; Geetha (Menlo Park, CA), Munning; Jason N. (San Francisco, CA), Spencer; Juliet V. (Foster City, CA)
Title: Chimeric G protein coupled receptors
Patent Number: 7,063,966

Inventors: Sharma; Manoj Kumar (New Delhi, IN), Kasanyal; Sunil Chandra (Uttaranchal, IN), Narwal; Rajesh (Haryana, IN)
Title: Differential input receiver
Patent Number: 7,064,595

Inventors: Shearon; William Brandes (Findlay, OH), Giordano; Raymond Louis (Flemington, NJ), Can; Sumer (San Jose, CA)
Title: Tracking soft start circuit for generating a plurality of soft start voltages where all soft start voltages are prevented until all have been brought to the same prescribed state of operation
Patent Number: 7,075,804

Inventors: Sheehan; Patrick M. (Jamison, PA), Cristofalo; Michael G. (Doyelstown, PA)
Title: System and method for providing private in-band data to digital set-top boxes in a broadcast environment
Patent Number: 7,075,899

Inventors: Shek; Michael (Taipei, TW)
Title: Automatic sensing and outputting device for an object
Patent Number: 7,748,585

Inventors: Shelhart; Timothy Gordon (West Henrietta, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling a fluffer port in an image production device
Patent Number: 7,748,698

Inventors: Shelley; Paul H. (Lakewood, WA), Davis; Bruce R. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Measurement of metal polish quality
Patent Number: 7,075,086

Inventors: Shen; Wei Hong (Hsinchuang City, Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Track light assembly and track light equipped with the same
Patent Number: 7,063,451

Inventors: Shenvi; Ashokkumar Bhikkappa (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Compounds
Patent Number: 7,064,136

Inventors: Sherwood; Daniel (Karaikudi, IN), Emmanuel; Bosco (Karaikudi, IN)
Title: Method for computing crystal shapes from X-ray diffraction data (XRD) of a substance
Patent Number: 7,739,075

Inventors: Shiba; Shoji (Kanagawa, JP), Ishikura; Hiroe (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Photosensitive resin composition, ink-jet recording head using the composition, and production method for the same
Patent Number: 7,063,933

Inventors: Shibata; Kazuyoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Reproduction apparatus capable of selecting pieces of information for reproducing
Patent Number: 7,075,861

Inventors: Shida; Takatoshi (Niigata, JP), Suzuki; Syu (Niigata, JP)
Title: Method of producing glycidyl 2-hydroxyisobutyrate
Patent Number: 7,074,946

Inventors: Shiga; Yuki (Osaka, JP), Itoh; Yukihiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,722

Inventors: Shigeeda; Nobuyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Taguchi; Naohiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Authority management apparatus authority management system and authority management method
Patent Number: 8,763,137

Inventors: Shih; Cheng-yen (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: High frequency filter
Patent Number: 7,064,631

Inventors: Shiiyama; Hirotaka (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, control method therefor, and program
Patent Number: 7,738,700

Inventors: Shim; Jae-seong (Seoul, KR), Kim; Myoung-june (Suwon, KR), Park; In-sik (Suwon, KR)
Title: Error correction method for high density disc
Patent Number: 7,739,582

Inventors: Shima; Masakazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus for managing electronic data, program code and the recording medium thereof, and system for managing electronic data
Patent Number: 7,076,506

Inventors: Shima; Masaki (Uji, JP), Taira; Shigeharu (Kobe, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 7,075,052

Inventors: Shimizu; Masahiro (Nirasaki, JP), Yazawa; Minoru (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Heat treatment apparatus using a lamp for rapidly and uniformly heating a wafer
Patent Number: 7,075,037

Inventors: Shimizuya; Masayoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Rocker arm
Patent Number: 7,062,852

Inventors: Shimoji; Tatsuya (Neyagawa, JP), Inoue; Shinji (Neyagawa, JP), Kusumi; Yuki (Kashiba, JP), Oashi; Masahiro (Hirakata, JP), Okamura; Kazuo (Hirakata, JP), Kakiuchi; Takashi (Toyonaka, JP), Hirai; Junichi (Suita, JP), Miyabe; Yoshiyuki (Osaka, JP), Minakata; Ikuo (Kyoto-fu, JP), Kozuka; Masayuki (Neyagawa, JP), Mimura; Yoshihiro (Hirakata, JP), Matsui; Yoshinori (Katano, JP), Takao; Naoya (Kadoma, JP)
Title: Digital broadcasting system, digital broadcasting apparatus, and receiver apparatus for digital broadcasts
Patent Number: 7,065,782

Inventors: Shimomura; Akihiko (Kanagawa, JP), Noguchi; Hiromichi (Tokyo, JP), Imamura; Isao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Epoxy resin composition, surface treatment method, liquid ejection recording head, and liquid ejection recording apparatus
Patent Number: 7,074,273

Inventors: Shin; Dong-kyoo (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jun-il (Yangju-si, KR), Shin; Dong-il (Seoul, KR), Kim; Yong-bin (Seoul, KR), Choi; Soon-yong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Motion picture file encryption method and digital rights management method using the same
Patent Number: 8,755,524

Inventors: Shinozaki; Naoya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Load detection sensor
Patent Number: 8,770,044

Inventors: Shiraishi; Takanori (Ozu, JP), Hirata; Katsushi (Ozu, JP), Ohno; Hideaki (Sennan, JP)
Title: Hydrodynamic bearing device, and spindle motor and information device using the same
Patent Number: 7,737,095

Inventors: Shirasaki; Masataka (Winchester, MA), Cao; Simon (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Optical apparatus which uses a virtually imaged phased array to produce chromatic dispersion
Patent Number: 7,075,723

Inventors: Shircliff; David E. (Louisville, KY)
Title: Kneepad assembly
Patent Number: 7,062,787

Inventors: Shiu; Yu (Taipei, TW), Yeh; Chia-Hung (Tai-Nan, TW), Shih; Hsuan-Huei (Taipei, TW), Kuo; Chung-Chieh (Taipei, TW)
Title: Highlight detecting circuit and related method for audio feature-based highlight segment detection
Patent Number: 7,742,111

Inventors: Shoaf; Antony R. (Lexington, NC)
Title: Detector for halogen toxicants and method
Patent Number: 7,074,365

Inventors: Shoup; Randall (San Francisco, CA), Wolf; James (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method, article of manufacture, and apparatus for generating a multi-dimensional record management index
Patent Number: 7,076,502

Inventors: Shtrikman; Ilan (Tiberias, IL), Azzam; Najeed (Nazareth, IL)
Title: Conical beam cross-slot antenna
Patent Number: 7,064,725

Inventors: Sigl; Marcus (Mannheim, DE), Muller; Ulrich (Neustadt, DE)
Title: Preparation of alkylamines and method of increasing the hydroamination activity of calcined zeolitic catalysts
Patent Number: 7,074,964

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Wall mountable printer with removable cartridge
Patent Number: 7,735,994

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Inkjet printhead incorporating interleaved actuator tails
Patent Number: 7,748,827

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Ink distribution structure with a laminated ink supply stack for an inkjet printer
Patent Number: 7,748,833

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Printer cradle for an ink cartridge
Patent Number: 7,748,836

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Curl resistant media
Patent Number: 7,063,940

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Digital camera having printhead and magnetic recorder
Patent Number: 7,742,696

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Walsmley; Simon Robert (Balmain, AU)
Title: Card having coded data and visible information, for operating a device
Patent Number: 7,073,713

Inventors: Silverman; Andrew L. (Redmond, WA), Kiilerich; Dennis A (Kirkland, WA), Olson; Kipley J. (Mercer Island, WA), Gupta; Madhuvan (Redmond, WA)
Title: Sanctioned transcoding of digital-media content
Patent Number: 7,738,766

Inventors: Sim; Sang-Bae (Kangnam-ku, Seoul, KR)
Title: Bowling ball resurfacing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,063,607

Inventors: Sim; Sang-pil (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Chan-kwang (Seoul, KR)
Title: Cell arrays of memory devices having extended source strapping regions
Patent Number: 7,075,142

Inventors: Simkins; Mark Benjamin (Macungie, PA)
Title: Interface with multiple packet preemption based on start indicators of different types
Patent Number: 7,743,196

Inventors: Simon; Thomas D. (Marlborough, MA), Amirtharajah; Rajeevan (Providence, RI), Marketkar; Nandu J. (Boylston, MA), Knight, Jr.; Thomas F. (Belmont, MA)
Title: Symbol-based signaling device for an electromagnetically-coupled bus system
Patent Number: 7,075,996

Inventors: Simond; Benedicte (Bloye, FR), Patras; Yves (Poisy, FR)
Title: Apparatus for measuring a biological parameter equipped with a graphic representation display
Patent Number: 7,075,537

Inventors: Simpson; Anita (Decatur, GA)
Title: Methods, systems and computer program products for selectively managing telephone call connections
Patent Number: 7,742,590

Inventors: Simpson; Neil Andrew Abercombie (Aberdeen, GB), Mackay; Alexander Craig (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Tubing injector
Patent Number: 7,073,602

Inventors: Simpson; Robert G. (Ellicott City, MD)
Title: Discriminator function for GPS code alignment
Patent Number: 7,742,518

Inventors: Singh; Lakhbir (Fairfax, VA), Wolf; Justin David (Centreville, VA)
Title: System and method for private wireless networks
Patent Number: 7,738,915

Inventors: Singh; Prashant (Eden Praire, MN), Grillo; Donald (Lakeville, MN), Hardy; Brett (Chaska, MN)
Title: Widely tuneable and fully differential LC oscillator utilizing an active inductor
Patent Number: 7,075,380

Inventors: Singh; Rajiv (Natick, MA), Owen; James G. (Bolton, MA)
Title: System and method for performing process visualization
Patent Number: 7,738,978

Inventors: Singleton; Earl Roger (Oxford, GA)
Title: Curb-and-grate inlet filter
Patent Number: 7,074,326

Inventors: Sinha; Anand (Bangalore, IN), Naik; Yogita Jayandrath (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Delayed application installation
Patent Number: 7,739,681

Inventors: Sinha; Nishant (Boise, ID), Sandhu; Gurtej S. (Boise, ID)
Title: Methods for treating surfaces
Patent Number: 7,749,327

Inventors: Sinha; Sudhir K. (Metairie, LA), Hedges; Dale J. (Baton Rouge, LA), Batzer; Mark A. (Mandeville, LA)
Title: Assay for human DNA for gender determination
Patent Number: 7,074,567

Inventors: Sit; Antony (Hong Kong, HK)
Title: Automatic coffee maker with grinder
Patent Number: 7,063,005

Inventors: Sitrick; David H. (Highland Park, IL), Fling; Russell T. (Naperville, IL)
Title: Electronic image visualization system and management and communication methodologies
Patent Number: 7,074,999

Inventors: Skerritt; John Howard (Cook, AU)
Title: Detection of preharvest sprouting in cereal grains
Patent Number: 7,074,579

Inventors: Smalley; Richard E. (Houston, TX), Hauge; Robert H. (Houston, TX), Kittrell; W. Carter (Houston, TX), Sivarajan; Ramesh (Houston, TX), Strano; Michael S. (Champaign, IL), Bachilo; Sergei M. (Houston, TX), Weisman; R. Bruce (Houston, TX)
Title: Method for separating single-wall carbon nanotubes and compositions thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,310

Inventors: Smart; William James (Manjimup, AU), McGugan; Edward (Holyrood, CA)
Title: Motor grader with adjustable front wheel structure
Patent Number: 7,735,574

Inventors: Smith; Alan R. (Gilroy, CA)
Title: Method, computer program product, and system for creating form independent applications operative on IMS resources
Patent Number: 7,076,782

Inventors: Smith; Daniel S. (Columbia, MO)
Title: .alpha.-N-acetylgalactosaminidase from Clostridium perfringens
Patent Number: 7,074,605

Inventors: Smith; Freddie W. (Boise, ID)
Title: Communication systems, communication apparatuses, radio frequency communication methods, methods of communicating using a radio frequency communication system, and methods of forming a radio frequency communication device
Patent Number: 7,075,901

Inventors: Smith; Harry B. (Baltimore, MD)
Title: Receiving system with improved directivity and signal to noise ratio
Patent Number: 7,076,227

Inventors: Smith; Jerome D. (Cary, NC), Jimenez; Pedro A. (Guaynabo, PR), Jackson; Tony (Garner, NC)
Title: Black pigment compositions, thick film black pigment compositions, conductive single layer thick film compositions, and black and conductive electrodes formed therefrom
Patent Number: 7,749,321

Inventors: Smith; Mike L. (Benton, AR), Leszczyna; John R. (North Little Rock, AR)
Title: Inflation and deflation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,073,545

Inventors: Smith; Robert C. (Middletown, CT)
Title: Surgical portal apparatus with variable adjustment
Patent Number: 7,749,198

Inventors: Smith; Timothy V. (Center Barnstead, NH), Smith; Kayley M. (Manchester, NH)
Title: T-connector holding tool and method
Patent Number: 7,062,995

Inventors: Smith; Wendy (Hamburg, IA), Smith; Cory J. (Bellevue, NE)
Title: Means and method for playing a card-catching game
Patent Number: 7,063,325

Inventors: Smyth; Jennifer (Amherst, NY)
Title: Electrochemical cell current collector comprising solid area for coated film measurements
Patent Number: 7,736,802

Inventors: Snijders; Johannes Hendrikus Gerhardus (Tubbergen, NL), van Dijk; Berend Jan (Slagharen, NL)
Title: Pipe section provided with a socket end part
Patent Number: 7,748,754

Inventors: Snyder; Steven L. (Sarasota, FL)
Title: Automated communication of neighborhood property value information for real estate marketing
Patent Number: 7,076,448

Inventors: Soetarman; Ronny (Fremont, CA), Velidandla; Vamsi M. (Hayward, CA), Leung; Jimmy (Morgan Hill, CA), Meeks; Steven W. (Fremont, CA)
Title: System and method for automatically determining magnetic eccentricity of a disk
Patent Number: 7,075,741

Inventors: Soga; Tasao (Tokyo, JP), Shimokawa; Hanae (Tokyo, JP), Nakatsuka; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP), Miura; Kazuma (Tokyo, JP), Negishi; Mikio (Tokyo, JP), Nakajima; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP), Endoh; Tsuneo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 7,075,183

Inventors: Sohns; Udo (54608 Brandscheid, DE)
Title: Reinforced concrete part for producing foundations of buildings
Patent Number: 7,073,300

Inventors: Soloway; Michael S. (Santa Fe, NM)
Title: Air filters
Patent Number: 7,748,383

Inventors: Solum; Jeff (Bloomington, MN)
Title: Reduced power consumption in a communication device
Patent Number: 7,075,903

Inventors: Someya; Yukimichi (Saitama, JP), Fujita; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Kikuchi; Hisashi (Kanagawa, JP), Echigo; Katsuhiro (Saitama, JP), Kurotaka; Shigeo (Kanagawa, JP), Baba; Toshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Kunii; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Nakafuji; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with toner image fixing unit, and the fixing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,738,827

Inventors: Son; In Hyuk (Yongin, KR), Park; Zin (Yongin, KR), Kweon; Ho Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Injection nozzle assembly and fuel cell system having the same
Patent Number: 7,736,784

Inventors: Soppelsa; Peter (Balgach, CH)
Title: Guide system for optical systems, particularly zoom systems
Patent Number: 7,064,911

Inventors: Soreq; Hermona (Jerusalem, IL), Saidman, legal representative; Jackiline (Gush Etzion, IL), Evron; Tama (Mevasseret Zion, IL), Saidman, deceased; Shlomo (Gush Etzion, IL)
Title: Antisense oligonucleotide against human acetylcholinesterase (AChE) and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,915

Inventors: Sorsak; Gorazd (Kidricevo, SI)
Title: Preparation of pharmaceutically acceptable atorvastatin salts in non-crystalline forms
Patent Number: 7,074,940

Inventors: Spartz; Martin (Ellington, CT)
Title: Sensor for pulsed deposition monitoring and control
Patent Number: 7,735,452

Inventors: Spehle; Darlene V. (Eau Claire, WI), Spehle; Joseph W. (Eau Claire, WI)
Title: Fire pit grill apparatus
Patent Number: 7,063,006

Inventors: Sperber; Zeev (Zichron Yaakov, IL), Malka; Gabi (Haifa, IL), Shmueli; Gilad (Haifa, IL), Branski; Shmulik (Haifa, IL)
Title: System and method for optimizing bus bandwidth utilization by grouping cache write-backs
Patent Number: 7,076,614

Inventors: Spiegel; Larry A. (San Luis Obispo, CA)
Title: Retaining ring for wafer carriers
Patent Number: 7,063,605

Inventors: Spielberg; Steven (Los Angeles, CA), Gustman; Samuel (Santa Monica, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for annotating a document
Patent Number: 8,762,853

Inventors: Spies; Terence R. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Methods and arrangements for using a signature generating device for encryption-based authentication
Patent Number: 7,076,062

Inventors: Spohr; Hans-Hermann (Calw, DE)
Title: Sensor, in particular, a magnetostrictive or magnetoelastic sensor
Patent Number: 7,062,981

Inventors: Sprague; Gerald L. (Lago Vista, TX)
Title: Flush cartridge apparatus and method of use
Patent Number: 7,063,098

Inventors: Sreejith; Sreedharan (Santa Clara, CA), Sreedharan; Praseeth (San Jose, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for routing packets with a hardware forwarding engine and a software forwarding engine
Patent Number: 7,742,471

Inventors: Stark; Moshe (Even Yehuda, IL), Hershkovich; Moshe (Netanya, IL), Reznik; Ronen (Yehud, IL)
Title: Multi-dimensional associative search engine having an external memory
Patent Number: 7,076,602

Inventors: Starkebaum; Warren L. (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Bulking of upper esophageal sphincter for treatment of obesity
Patent Number: 7,736,392

Inventors: Starr; Gregory (San Jose, CA), Lai; Kang Wei (Milpitas, CA), Chang; Richard Y. (Bloomfield, NJ)
Title: Configurable clock network for programmable logic device
Patent Number: 7,075,365

Inventors: Steere; David C. (Bellevue, WA), Aust; Brian S. (Redmond, WA), Lin; Yun (Kirkland, WA), Samji; Mohammed (Bellevue, WA), Virk; Navjot (Bellevue, WA), Pardikar; Shishir P. (Redmond, WA)
Title: System and method for managing objects stored in a cache
Patent Number: 7,076,611

Inventors: Stefanov; Emil P. (Altbach, DE), Venugopalan; Hari S. (Somerset, NJ), Shelton; Bryan S. (Bound Brook, NJ), Eliashevich; Ivan (Maplewood, NJ)
Title: Flip chip light emitting diode with micromesas and a conductive mesh
Patent Number: 7,064,356

Inventors: Stegemeier; George Leo (Houston, TX), Vinegar; Harold J. (Houston, TX), Burnett; Robert Rex (Katy, TX), Savage; William Mountjoy (Houston, TX), Carl, Jr.; Frederick Gordon (Houston, TX), Hirsch; John Michele (Houston, TX)
Title: Wireless downhole well interval inflow and injection control
Patent Number: 7,073,594

Inventors: Steinberg; Dan A. (Blacksburg, VA), Sherrer; David W. (Blacksburg, VA), Dautartas; Mindaugas F. (Radford, VA), Leber; Donald E. (Radford, VA)
Title: Optical waveguide devices and methods of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 7,065,283

Inventors: Steiner; Thomas W. (Burnaby, CA), Patten; Scott Andrew (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Anharmonic stimulation of inkjet drop formation
Patent Number: 7,073,896

Inventors: Sternickel; Karsten (Bonn, DE), Szymanski; Boleslaw (Newtonville, NY), Embrechts; Mark (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Use of machine learning for classification of magneto cardiograms
Patent Number: 7,742,806

Inventors: Stevens; Kenneth A. (Batavia, IL), Keller; Douglas A. (West Islip, NY)
Title: Streak free apparatus for processing and stacking printed forms
Patent Number: 7,063,312

Inventors: Stone; Victor A. (Mercer Island, WA), Burke; Shawn P. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Dynamic conversion of object-oriented programs to tag-based procedural code
Patent Number: 7,739,665

Inventors: Strenio; Paul David (China Grove, NC), Strenio; Carol Anne (China Grove, NC)
Title: Egg slicing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,748,305

Inventors: Streuter; Gary (San Clemente, CA), Deetz; Randall (Costa Mesa, CA), Burke; Kenneth (Laguna Hills, CA)
Title: System, apparatus, and method for initiating a reboot of a personal computer system by pressing a button on an attached storage device and causing the operating system on the attached storage device to be booted
Patent Number: 8,762,699

Inventors: Strickland; Stuart (Bellevue, WA), Warken; Markus (Laupheim, DE)
Title: Method for iterative determination of distance between receiving station and transmitting station and also calculating unit and computer software product
Patent Number: 7,064,711

Inventors: Strul; Bruno (Portolla Valley, CA), Truckai; Csaba (Sunnyvale, CA), Sampson; Russel Mahlon (Mountain View, CA), Kane; Mark Leo (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Radio-frequency generator for powering an ablation device
Patent Number: 7,074,217

Inventors: Studer; Ronald M. (Bucyrus, OH)
Title: Vehicle-mounted lifting system
Patent Number: 7,748,943

Inventors: Su; Tsung-Yi (Taichung, TW)
Title: Three-order sigma-delta modulator
Patent Number: 7,075,995

Inventors: Suda; Hirohito (Yokosuka, JP), Nakayama; Masayoshi (Zushi, JP), Nidaira; Katsutoshi (Yokosuka, JP), Yoshino; Shuichi (Yokohama, JP), Umehira; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Kudo; Eisuke (Sendai, JP), Kubota; Syuji (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Wireless communication system using access points that can be freely set up by users
Patent Number: 7,075,912

Inventors: Sudharsanan; Subramania (San Jose, CA)
Title: Speeding up variable length code decoding on general purpose processors
Patent Number: 7,075,462

Inventors: Sudoh; Tomohiro (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Linking device having connecting member with thermal deformation absorbing structure
Patent Number: 7,748,641

Inventors: Sufleta; Zbigniew (San Jose, CA), Bryzek; Janusz (Fremont, CA), Harwit; Alex (San Mateo, CA), Smith; James Higgins (Campbell, CA), Huang; Cheng-Chung (Sunnyvale, CA), Bakin; Dmitry Vasily (San Jose, CA), Nasiri; Steven Saeed (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Variable optical attenuator
Patent Number: 7,076,146

Inventors: Suga; Shinichiro (Kasugai, JP), Kawai; Takumi (Kasugai, JP)
Title: Horizontal MOS transistor
Patent Number: 7,075,159

Inventors: Sugarman; Michael (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Scrubber with sonic nozzle
Patent Number: 7,063,749

Inventors: Sugino; Shingo (Osaka, JP), Shiota; Tetsuro (Osaka, JP), Hamada; Satoshi (Osaka, JP), Yamano; Shigeaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image display device
Patent Number: 7,748,854

Inventors: Suh; Sang Woon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Recording medium and method and apparatus for controlling the recording using sequence numbers of control information units
Patent Number: 7,742,376

Inventors: Sui; Ping (The Woodlands, TX), Wei; Ronghua (San Antonio, TX)
Title: Ion-beam assisted deposition of inorganic coatings for elastomeric seal wear resistance improvement
Patent Number: 7,073,611

Inventors: Sullivan; Michael J. (Barrington, RI), Ladd; Derek A. (Acushnet, MA), DeSimas; Antonio U. (East Providence, RI)
Title: Golf ball
Patent Number: 7,074,137

Inventors: Sullivan; Philip F (Bellaire, TX), Tustin; Gary John (Cambridge, GB), Drochon; Bruno (Missouri City, TX), Dessinges; Marie Noelle (Paris, FR), Kubala; Gregory (Houston, TX), Vatry; Christelle (Notre Dame de Message, FR)
Title: Polymeric microspheres as degradable fluid loss additives in oilfield applications
Patent Number: 7,748,452

Inventors: Sumiya; Toshifumi (Nukata-gun, JP)
Title: Corneal surgery apparatus
Patent Number: 7,749,216

Inventors: Sun; Chin-Kai (Banciao, TW), Shih; Wen-Hsiung (Changhua, TW)
Title: Connector
Patent Number: 7,063,540

Inventors: Sun; Fei (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: System and methods for performing decoding error detection in a storage device
Patent Number: 8,762,818

Inventors: Sun; Zili (Arkadelphia, AR)
Title: Scroll compressor with complex fillets between eccentric pin and shaft shoulder
Patent Number: 7,063,522

Inventors: Sunada; Kiyoshi (Niigata, JP), Kaneda; Kunio (Niigata, JP), Yamaguchi; Mikio (Niigata, JP)
Title: Aqueous Adhesive
Patent Number: 7,073,201

Inventors: Sunatori; Go Simon (Gatineau, QC, CA)
Title: Self-sealing auto-aligning magnetically-hanging spice dispenser
Patent Number: 7,748,569

Inventors: Sundaresan; Mannur J. (Greensboro, NC), Ghoshal; Anindya (Middletown, CT), Schulz; Mark J. (West Chester, OH)
Title: System for damage location using a single channel continuous acoustic emission sensor
Patent Number: 7,075,424

Inventors: Sunkara; Hari Babu (Hockessin, DE), Parmpi; Paraskevi (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: Process for preparation of polytrimethylene ether glycols
Patent Number: 7,074,969

Inventors: Susman; Hector Fillipus Alexander Van Drentham (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Downhole tool
Patent Number: 7,073,610

Inventors: Suzuki; Kazumasa (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Head for a percussion instrument
Patent Number: 7,737,351

Inventors: Suzuki; Kenji (Osaka, JP), Nunokawa; Yoichi (Toyonaka, JP), Ogou; Naohisa (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: NF-.kappa.B inhibitor containing substituted benzoic acid derivative as active ingredient
Patent Number: 7,064,124

Inventors: Suzuki; Shigeaki (Tokyo, JP), Fushimi; Wataru (Tokyo, JP), Yajima; Hisashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Digital circuit multiplication equipment
Patent Number: 7,065,099

Inventors: Suzuki; Yoichi (Kanagawa, JP), Morimoto; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Saito; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Scanning lens unit and optical scanning apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 7,075,689

Inventors: Swadi; Shantanu (Cypress, TX)
Title: Percussion drilling assembly and hammer bit with an adjustable choke
Patent Number: 7,748,478

Inventors: Swenson; Jerry L. (Upland, CA)
Title: Four cycle, piston-driven, rotary ported intake and exhaust super atmospherically charged on demand internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,063,065

Inventors: Swift; Graham (Chapel Hill, NC), Redlich; George H. (East Norriton, PA)
Title: Methods of synthesis of polysuccinimide, copolymers of polysuccinimide and derivatives thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,881

Inventors: Sykora; Frank B. (Caledon, CA)
Title: Long wear conveyor assembly
Patent Number: 7,063,207

Inventors: Sylvester; Laurence M. (Tiburon, CA), Stevens; Jimmy Lee (Riverside, CA)
Title: Rubber modified asphalt cement compositions and methods
Patent Number: 7,074,846

Inventors: Symanczyk; Ralf (Munich, DE), Roehr; Thomas (Aschheim, DE)
Title: Memory component with memory cells having changeable resistance and fabrication method therefor
Patent Number: 7,737,428

Inventors: Szczesny; David S. (Hershey, PA), Flinchbaugh; Bernadette M. (York Haven, PA), Dunwoody; Steven D. (Middletown, PA), Fogg; Michael (Harrisburg, PA), Adams; Charles (Harrisburg, PA), Lachman; Julia (York, PA)
Title: Cable connector system for shielded cable
Patent Number: 7,074,087

Inventors: Sze-Tai; Yung (Kowloon, HK)
Title: Multi-purpose spotlight and power station
Patent Number: 7,063,438

Inventors: Tabata; Haijime (Saitama, JP), Miyamaru; Yukio (Saitama, JP)
Title: Communication system for individuals
Patent Number: 7,076,279

Inventors: Tabatabaie-Raissi; Ali (Melbourne, FL), Muradov; Nazim Z. (Melbourne, FL), Martin; Eric (Indialantic, FL)
Title: Method and apparatus for decoupled thermo-catalytic pollution control
Patent Number: 7,074,369

Inventors: Tabuchi; Tatsuhito (Chiba, JP), Harada; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Saitou; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Tsushio; Kenji (Chiba, JP), Okumura; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP), Ogata; Tetsuji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus and method for processing imaging results
Patent Number: 7,742,690

Inventors: Takada; Masanori (Yokohama, JP), Shimada; Kentaro (Tokyo, JP), Nakamura; Shuji (Machida, JP)
Title: Storage system for virtualizing control memory
Patent Number: 7,743,209

Inventors: Takahashi; Mituru (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Duplex printing device configured for duplex printing on the front and reverse sides of a sheet of printing paper and simplex printing on only one side of the sheet
Patent Number: 7,073,436

Inventors: Takahashi; Tatsuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Maeda; Ippei (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image stabilizer, lens device and imager apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,691

Inventors: Takahashi; Torahide (Tatebayashi, JP), Sasaki; Yoshihiro (Sano, JP), Fujita; Takashi (Sano, JP)
Title: Heat exchanger
Patent Number: 7,063,135

Inventors: Takahashi; Yoshimasa (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kodama; Hironori (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Kobayashi; Yutaka (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Mashino; Keiichi (Chiyoda-ku, JP), Masumoto; Syouju (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Multi-phase alternating-current rotational electric machine
Patent Number: 7,075,201

Inventors: Takai; Hideo (Hikari, JP), Hiraishi; Motomi (Kudamatsu, JP), Nakamura; Minoru (Kudamatsu, JP), Iwasaki; Katsuyuki (Kudamatsu, JP)
Title: Railway car and bogie for railway car
Patent Number: 7,063,023

Inventors: Takayanagi; Haruhisa (Hamura, JP)
Title: Mobile communication terminal and program thereof
Patent Number: 7,748,635

Inventors: Takemori; Yoshitaka (Fukuoka, JP), Komiya; Takehiko (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Multi-axis motor control device resonance frequency detection device
Patent Number: 7,075,263

Inventors: Takeo; Hideya (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Ogawa; Eiji (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Method, apparatus and recording medium for data transfer
Patent Number: 7,076,524

Inventors: Takeuchi; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Murakata; Masami (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Nojima; Reiko (Tokyo, JP), Ishioka; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Igarashi; Mutsunori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Noise suppression circuit, ASIC, navigation apparatus, communication circuit, and communication apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,064,691

Inventors: Takeuchi; Hiroyuki (Hyogo, JP), Niwa; Kunio (Hyogo, JP), Ashino; Takeshi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Racket frame
Patent Number: 7,074,142

Inventors: Takeuchi; Yoji (Chiba-Shi, Chiba Ken, JP)
Title: CD-ROM on which a program for functioning as an IP telephone terminal is recorded, management server, operation server, and IP telephone terminal setup method
Patent Number: 7,742,462

Inventors: Takigawa; Kenji (Nishio, JP), Toyama; Tetsuo (Chiryu, JP), Hayashi; Hitoshi (Gifu, JP)
Title: Air conditioning system
Patent Number: 7,749,312

Inventors: Takiguchi; Hitoshi (Saitama-ken, JP), Ouchi; Hidekazu (Saitama-ken, JP), Kumamaru; Yasushi (Saitama-ken, JP), Yamada; Naoki (Saitama-ken, JP), Murakami; Tetsuya (Saitama-ken, JP), Kuwabara; Yoshinari (Saitama-ken, JP), Ishii; Ko (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Method of and apparatus for adjusting the focus position of an optical pickup
Patent Number: 7,064,308

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
Patent Number: 7,075,108

Inventors: Tale'; Fabrizio (Bologna, IT), Spatafora; Mario (Granarolo, IT)
Title: Packing machine
Patent Number: 7,062,890

Inventors: Tamagawa; Shigehisa (Shizuoka, JP), Ogata; Yasuhiro (Shizuoka, JP), Tani; Yoshio (Shizuoka, JP), Nakamura; Yoshisada (Shizuoka, JP), Murai; Ashita (Shizuoka, JP), Yamamoto; Hiroshi (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Recording material support, process for manufacturing the same, recording material and process for image formation
Patent Number: 7,074,495

Inventors: Tanaka; Hajime (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Fixing device and image forming apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,076,197

Inventors: Tanaka; Tomiji (Miyagi, JP), Nakao; Shinichi (Kanagawa, JP), Endoh; Sohmei (Miyagi, JP), Ishii; Tamotsu (Chiba, JP)
Title: Light spot advancing direction judging device and method, optical head device control device and method, and optical disk recording/reproducing device
Patent Number: 7,065,023

Inventors: Tanaka; Yoshiaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Alloy type thermal fuse and material for a thermal fuse element
Patent Number: 7,064,648

Inventors: Tanaka; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP), Hayashi; Keisuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Shift register circuit, driving circuit of display device and display device using the driving circuit
Patent Number: 7,075,510

Inventors: Tanguay; William P. (Downers Grove, IL)
Title: Temporary alarm locate with intermittent warning
Patent Number: 7,075,444

Inventors: Taniguchi; Seiichi (Asahi-mura, JP)
Title: Positioning system, information supply device, terminal device, control method of information supply device, control program of information supply device, and computer readable recording medium recording control program of information supply device
Patent Number: 7,741,996

Inventors: Taniguchi; Yukio (Yokohama, JP), Matsumura; Masakiyo (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Crystallization apparatus and crystallization method
Patent Number: 7,063,478

Inventors: Tatapudi; Vamsi (Santa Clara, CA), Math; Shashi S. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Bulk transfer of information on network device
Patent Number: 7,739,423

Inventors: Tateno; Ryo (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing optical crystal element of laser
Patent Number: 7,074,342

Inventors: Taylor; Bill (Bend, OR)
Title: Inverter thermal protection
Patent Number: 7,738,228

Inventors: Tazawa; Fumio (Kashiwa, JP), Nakajima; Nobuo (Higashimatsuyama, JP), Sasae; Kazuyoshi (Toride, JP)
Title: Developer supply container and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,742,724

Inventors: Teicher; Mordechai (Kfar-Saba, IL)
Title: System, method, and apparatus for visual authentication
Patent Number: 7,065,645

Inventors: Tenerz; Lars (Uppsala, SE), .ANG.kerfeldt; Dan (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Technique to confirm correct positioning of arterial wall sealing device
Patent Number: 7,073,509

Inventors: Teng; Chia-Chi (Piscataway, NJ), Suh; Suk Youn (Warren, NJ), Malinoski; George (Fair Haven, NJ)
Title: Dye combinations for multiple bandpass filters for video displays
Patent Number: 7,064,892

Inventors: Terao; Noriyuki (Sendai, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for high speed data compression and decompression
Patent Number: 7,076,107

Inventors: Terasawa; Chiaki (Utsunomiya, JP), Ishii; Hiroyuki (Utsunomiya, JP), Kato; Takashi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Projection optical system and projection exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,075,726

Inventors: Terwilliger; Richard A. (Livingston, TX), Lamoureux; Gary A. (Woodbury, CT)
Title: Delivery system and method for interstitial radiation therapy using custom end spacing
Patent Number: 7,736,295

Inventors: Terwilliger; Richard A. (Southbury, CT), Lamoureux; Gary A. (Woodbury, CT)
Title: Delivery system and method for interstitial radiation therapy using strands constructed with extruded strand housings
Patent Number: 7,074,291

Inventors: Terwilliger; Richard A. (Venice, CA), Lamoureux; Gary A. (Woodbury, CT)
Title: Delivery system and method for interstitial radiation therapy using seed strands with custom end spacing
Patent Number: 7,736,294

Inventors: Tetelbaum; Alexander (Hayward, CA)
Title: Minimal bends connection models for wire density calculation
Patent Number: 7,076,406

Inventors: Teter; David M. (Edgewood, NM), Brady; Patrick V. (Albuquerque, NM), Krumhansl; James L. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Inorganic ion sorbents and methods for using the same
Patent Number: 7,074,336

Inventors: Thompson; Gene (Ramer, AL)
Title: Handheld electric starter for engines and method of use
Patent Number: 7,748,360

Inventors: Thompson; Marc T. (Harvard, MA)
Title: Transcutaneous power supply
Patent Number: 7,076,304

Inventors: Thompson; Mark (Summerville, SC)
Title: Methods of applying ozone-depleting catalysts to air stream components
Patent Number: 7,735,224

Inventors: Thomson; Martin (Keiraville, AU), Winterbottom; James (Gwynneville, AU), Justusson; Gary Neil (Figtree, AU), Corbett; Eddy (Gwynneville, AU)
Title: System and method for providing location services for multiple access networks from a single location server
Patent Number: 8,762,519

Inventors: Thurgood; Robin G. (Marshall, MI), Hillard; Phillip D. (Hudson, MI)
Title: Article transfer system
Patent Number: 7,735,628

Inventors: Thweatt, Jr.; Carlisle (South Haven, MI)
Title: Heater for vacuum cleaners
Patent Number: 7,065,293

Inventors: Tian; Xinkang (San Jose, CA), Madriaga; Manuel (San Jose, CA), Meng; Ching-Ling (Sunnyvale, CA), Mihalov; Mihail (San Jose, CA)
Title: Designing an optical metrology system optimized with signal criteria
Patent Number: 7,742,889

Inventors: Tiernan; John P. (Newnan, GA), Passamaneck; Richard S. (Golden, CO)
Title: System for fracturing wells using supplemental longer-burning propellants
Patent Number: 7,073,589

Inventors: Tingley; Mark Curtis (Hutsonville, IL)
Title: Backing film wind-up in a fiber placement machine
Patent Number: 7,748,425

Inventors: Tipping; Michael (Girton, GB), Hatton; Mark Andrew (Eye, GB)
Title: Speed-dependent suggested driving lines
Patent Number: 7,749,057

Inventors: Titokis; Konstantinos (Luedenscheid, DE), Thurau; Volker (Dortmund, DE)
Title: High-power breaker switch with a wheel gear and a wheel rack
Patent Number: 7,749,005

Inventors: Tobelmann; Rosemary (Plymouth, MN), Goebel; Michael T. (Plymouth, MN), Albertson; Ann Marie (Deephaven, MN)
Title: Systems and methods for determining nutrients within dietary intake
Patent Number: 7,076,438

Inventors: Tobin; Thomas (Lexington, KY)
Title: Long acting, reversible veterinary sedative and analgesic and method of use
Patent Number: 7,074,834

Inventors: Toda; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP), Kaino; Yuriko (Kanagawa, JP), Akao; Hirotaka (Tokyo, JP), Ishimoto; Ko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fine particle structure and optical medium
Patent Number: 7,063,890

Inventors: Todd; Robert Edmund (Northumberland, GB)
Title: Method and apparatus for wireless communication
Patent Number: 7,065,364

Inventors: Todoroki; Akinari (Hachioji, JP), Baisho; Fumihito (Tachikawa, JP)
Title: Filtering method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,076,471

Inventors: Toita; Shinya (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Propeller shaft
Patent Number: 7,749,086

Inventors: Tojo; Hideaki (Ibaraki, JP), Katayama; Nozomi (Ibaraki, JP), Kakimoto; Shigeya (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Gene and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,064,106

Inventors: Tojo; Tsuyoshi (Miyagi, JP), Uchida; Shiro (Miyagi, JP)
Title: Semiconductor laser
Patent Number: 7,065,118

Inventors: Tokarski; Zbigniew (Woodbury, MN), Jubran; Nusrallah (St. Paul, MN), Getautis; Vytautas (Kaunas, LT), Daskeviciene; Maryte (Jonava, LT), Jankauskas; Vygintas (Vilnius, LT), Gavutiene; Janina (Vilnius, LT)
Title: Linked dihydrazone-based charge transport compounds
Patent Number: 7,074,532

Inventors: Tol; Ronald Marcel (Eindhoven, NL), Scholl; Gerrit Jan (Eindhoven, NL), Van Gestel; Wilhelmus Jacobus (Eindhoven, NL), Luitjens; Steven Broeils (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Methods and devices for recording or reading files on/from a sequential medium and sequential medium
Patent Number: 7,065,535

Inventors: Tomassoni; Gabe (Huntsville, CA)
Title: Reciprocating conveyor with liquid collecting tray
Patent Number: 7,063,205

Inventors: Tomonaga; Eiichiro (Tokyo, JP), Yamada; Masahiro (Nishitama-gun, JP)
Title: Signal processing apparatus and stream processing method
Patent Number: 7,742,472

Inventors: Torma; Esa (Helsinki, FI), Lahti; Harri (Klaukkala, FI)
Title: Multiplexing in a PDH telecommunications network
Patent Number: 7,075,952

Inventors: Trandal; David S (Santa Barbara, CA), Brahm; David J (Santa Barbara, CA), Hofstatter; David F (Santa Barbara, CA), Smith; Bob F (Newbury Park, CA)
Title: Enhanced service levels for call-processing services
Patent Number: 7,742,586

Inventors: Triviski; Michael R. (Oakdale, MN), Cook; David C. (Eden Prairie, MN), Sunnarborg; Alan R. (Robbinsdale, MN), McPeak; Reed A. (Hugo, MN)
Title: Electro-thermal chemical igniter and connector
Patent Number: 7,073,447

Inventors: Troyer; Terrence J. (Laporte, IN)
Title: Pressure sensor with a radially tensioned metal diaphragm
Patent Number: 7,073,385

Inventors: Tsai; Chao-Hsu (Hsinchu, TW), Lee; Kuen (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Kuo-Chung (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Autostereoscopic display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,738,171

Inventors: Tsai; Frank (Taipei, TW)
Title: Stackable tabletop for fordable table
Patent Number: 7,073,450

Inventors: Tsubouchi; Kaoru (Kariya, JP), Inoue; Yoji (Kariya, JP), Takatori; Yoko (Kariya, JP)
Title: Negative pressure type booster
Patent Number: 7,063,002

Inventors: Tsuchikawa; Koji (Toyoake, JP), Hibino; Takashi (Toyoake, JP), Ikari; Hideyuki (Toyoake, JP)
Title: Method of operating auger icemaking machine
Patent Number: 7,062,925

Inventors: Tsuchimoto; Yuuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Portable electronic device
Patent Number: 7,063,267

Inventors: Tsuchiya; Nobuo (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Optical signal receiver and optical space transmission system
Patent Number: 7,076,176

Inventors: Tsuchiya; Takashi (Yokkaichi, JP), Nimura; Kazuhiko (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Watertight connector
Patent Number: 7,063,566

Inventors: Tsuda; Kiyonori (Kanagawa, JP), Hosokawa; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Narumi; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Takeichi; Ryuta (Kanagawa, JP), Kawasumi; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP), Umemura; Kazuhiko (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Powder conveying device and image forming apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,076,192

Inventors: Tsuji; Nobuaki (Hamamatsu, JP), Noro; Masao (Hamamatsu, JP), Maeno; Terumitsu (Iwata, JP), Hirade; Seiji (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Semiconductor input protection circuit
Patent Number: 7,075,123

Inventors: Tsuji; Toshihiko (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Illumination optical system and exposure apparatus
Patent Number: 7,064,806

Inventors: Tsujii; Shigeo (Shibuya-ku, JP), Kasahara; Masao (Minoo, JP)
Title: Secret key generation method, encryption method, cryptographic communications method, common key generator, cryptographic communications system, and recording media
Patent Number: 7,065,210

Inventors: Tsujimoto; Michitaka (Kyoto, JP), Matsuzaka; Katsuo (Kyoto, JP), Yamaguchi; Koji (Kyoto, JP), Okabe; Masashi (Kyoto, JP), Hirata; Masanori (Osaka, JP), Ishiyama; Masafumi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Method and device for producing laminated composite
Patent Number: 7,063,768

Inventors: Tsunenari; Tomoo (Kanagawa, JP), Saks; Arkady (Forest Hills, NY), Larkey; Ben (Caldwell, NJ), Futagami; Ryotaro (Port Washington, NY)
Title: System and methods to effect return of a consumer product
Patent Number: 7,076,449

Inventors: Turner; Daniel S. (Poland, OH), McConnell, II; Colin S. (Pulaski, PA), Eby; Montgomery L. G. (Tavistock, ON, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method of fabricating a door
Patent Number: 7,748,120

Inventors: Tzartzanis; Nestor (Belmont, CA), Walker; William W. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Differential current-mode sensing methods and apparatuses for memories
Patent Number: 7,075,842

Inventors: Uchida; Takayuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and method for handling forms
Patent Number: 7,739,593

Inventors: Uchida; Tatsuo (Miyagino-ku, Sendai-shi Miyagi 9830014, JP), Katagiri; Baku (Sendai, JP), Kawakami; Toru (Sendai, JP), Ishinabe; Takahiro (Sendai, JP)
Title: Projection display-use screen and projection display system optical system
Patent Number: 7,742,230

Inventors: Uchikata; Tatsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Dispersion compensation type optical signal receiving apparatus, receiving circuit, receiving method, and receiving program
Patent Number: 7,742,706

Inventors: Uckert; Frank P. (Wilmington, DE), Simmons, III; Howard E. (Wilmington, DE)
Title: Electroactive fluorene copolymers and devices made with such polymers
Patent Number: 7,074,885

Inventors: Ueki; Keijiro (Ota, JP)
Title: Color killer adjustment device
Patent Number: 7,075,589

Inventors: Uematsu; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Kawasaki; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Imai; Takakazu (Tokyo, JP), Miura; Koichiro (Tokyo, JP), Matsuura; Ken (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Switching power supply controller and switching power supply
Patent Number: 7,075,278

Inventors: Uemoto; Takafumi (Nara, JP)
Title: Transmission device
Patent Number: 8,770,053

Inventors: Ueno; Ichiro (Saitama, JP), Liao; Baiping (Saitama, JP)
Title: Incorporating imaging unit position data
Patent Number: 7,742,099

Inventors: Ueno; Kimio (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information transmission system and information transmission method
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Inventors: Ueno; Masaki (Saitama-ken, JP), Machida; Kei (Saitama-ken, JP), Endo; Tetsuo (Saitama-ken, JP), Yamazaki; Hideharu (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Temperature control apparatus for humidity sensor
Patent Number: 7,062,968

Inventors: Ueno; Ryuji (Montgomery, MD)
Title: Method for treating ocular hypertension and glaucoma
Patent Number: 7,074,827

Inventors: Ueno; Ryuzo (Nishinomiya, JP), Kitayama; Masaya (Takarazuka, JP), Minami; Kenji (Sennan, JP), Wakamori; Hiroyuki (Hikami-gun, JP), Yonetani; Nobuhiro (Nishinomiya, JP)
Title: Alkylenebisnaphtol derivative and charge control agent which consists of the same
Patent Number: 7,074,536

Inventors: Ueta; Kosaku (Okabe-machi, JP), Watanabe; Hideo (Ina-machi, JP)
Title: Metallic gasket
Patent Number: 7,073,795

Inventors: Ukigawa; Kazunori (Tokushima, JP), Yamashita; Hiroki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Account settlement method in online shopping
Patent Number: 7,742,983

Inventors: Ulrich; Robert (Mountain View, CA), Rose; Arlo (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Graphical user interface having sound effects for operating control elements and dragging objects
Patent Number: 8,762,845

Inventors: Um; Kangw-No (Gyeongsangnam-Do, KR)
Title: Foam reduction device for a compressor
Patent Number: 7,748,969

Inventors: Umemoto; Seiji (Ibaraki, JP), Shiraogawa; Miki (Ibaraki, JP), Fukuoka; Takahiro (Ibaraki, JP), Takahashi; Naoki (Ibaraki, JP), Takeda; Kentarou (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method for sheet with anti-counterfeit functions
Patent Number: 7,742,136

Inventors: Unger; Marc (South San Francisco, CA)
Title: Electrostatic/electrostrictive actuation of elastomer structures using compliant electrodes
Patent Number: 7,075,162

Inventors: Unterweger; Walter (A-9020 Klagenfurt, AT)
Title: Gliding device for surfboards
Patent Number: 7,073,977

Inventors: Urakami; Fukashi (Konan-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken 234-0054, JP)
Title: Device movable along body surface
Patent Number: 7,748,487

Inventors: Uryu; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Ichinose; Yuta (Tokyo, JP), Onishi; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electromagnetic valve
Patent Number: 7,073,770

Inventors: Usoro; Patrick B. (Troy, MI), Raghavan; Madhusudan (West Bloomfield, MI), Bucknor; Norman K. (Troy, MI)
Title: Planetary transmissions having three gear sets and input clutches
Patent Number: 7,074,153

Inventors: Vaidya; Nitin M. (Shrewsbury, MA)
Title: Offset drift compensating flat fielding method and camera used in millimeter wave imaging
Patent Number: 7,075,080

Inventors: Valcher; Fabrice (Dole, FR), Masson; Olivier (Dole, FR), Daubigney; Patrick (Authume, FR)
Title: Fraud protection for smart card connector
Patent Number: 7,074,059

Inventors: Valencia-Campo; Alexander (Moscow, RU), Makalkin; Mikhail (Moscow, RU)
Title: Search engine and method for image searching
Patent Number: 8,762,383

Inventors: Valentini; Antonio (San Lazzaro Di Savena, IT), Draghetti; Fiorenzo (Medicina, IT)
Title: Method of evaluating the efficiency of an automatic machine
Patent Number: 7,065,426

Inventors: Van Der Broeck; Heinz (Zulpich, DE), Wendt; Matthias (Wurselen, DE), Steinbusch; Hans (Landgraaf, NL)
Title: Method of controlling a circuit arrangement for the ac power supply of a plasma display panel
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Inventors: Van Der Werf; Jan Evert (Waalre, NL), Kroon; Mark (Utrecht, NL), Keur; Wilhelmus Cornelis (Weert, NL), Banine; Vadim Yevgenyevich (Helmond, NL), Van Der Laan; Hans (Veldhoven, NL), Moors; Johannes Hubertus Josephina (Helmond, NL), Loopstra; Erik Roelof (Heeze, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus, device manufacturing method, and device manufactured thereby
Patent Number: 7,075,620

Inventors: van Deventer; Hendricus Cornelis (Apeldoorn, NL), van Duijn; Albert (Oegstgeest, NL), Heijmans; Rudy Mathias Henricus (Westervoort, NL)
Title: Method for treating seeds, and seeds obtainable with the method
Patent Number: 7,748,163

Inventors: Van Klinken; Arnond Hendrik (Wolfheze, NL)
Title: Method and adaptive filter for processing a sequence of input data
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Inventors: Van Mengsel; Johan Jozef K. (Kontich, BE)
Title: Computer systems, methods and program product for multi-level communications
Patent Number: 8,762,706

Inventors: Van Nieuwenhuizen; William F. (Paris, CA), Fox; Timothy A. (Hamilton, CA), Williams; Steven (Burlington, CA)
Title: Self-regulating fuel staging port for turbine combustor
Patent Number: 8,769,955

Inventors: Vance; Greg (Lone Tree, CO)
Title: Comb for lifting hair upwardly
Patent Number: 7,748,391

Inventors: Vanni; Alfredo (Magliolo, IT)
Title: Cartridge-holder assembly, and cartridge for the preparation of a beverage, particularly coffee
Patent Number: 8,770,096

Inventors: Vasudivan; Sunappan (Singapore, SG), Lu; Chee Wai (Singapore, SG), Lok; Boon Keng (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method of forming a circuit board
Patent Number: 7,748,115

Inventors: Vau; Jean-Marie (Paris, FR), Lebihen; Thierry (Bourg la Reine, FR), Papin; Christophe E. (Bois Colombes, FR), Rigault; Olivier M. (La Celle St Cloud, FR), Masera; Eric (Paris, FR)
Title: Process for organizing multimedia data
Patent Number: 8,762,414

Inventors: Vazquez; Maximino (New York, NY)
Title: Vertically expandable bag
Patent Number: 7,073,942

Inventors: Vernier; Dominique (Brussels, BE)
Title: Event impact analysis
Patent Number: 8,762,417

Inventors: Verser; Dan W. (Golden, CO), Eggeman; Timothy J. (Lakewood, CO)
Title: Process for producing ethanol from corn dry milling
Patent Number: 7,074,603

Inventors: Vetelino; John F. (Veazie, ME)
Title: Lateral field excited acoustic wave sensor
Patent Number: 7,075,216

Inventors: Vierheilig; Gerald (Wuerzburg, DE), Schlereth; Rudolf (Burkardroth, DE), Ziegler; Andre (Stadtlauringen, DE), Klein; Michael (Grafenrheinfeld, DE)
Title: Lubricating element and lubricating unit
Patent Number: 7,748,284

Inventors: Vigier; Nicolas (Ruffec, FR), Besse; Stephane (Touvre, FR)
Title: Electrochemical battery having a surface of revolution
Patent Number: 7,074,518

Inventors: Vinegar; Harold J. (Bellaire, TX), Karanikas; John Michael (Houston, TX), Hansen; Kirk Samuel (Houston, TX)
Title: Staged and/or patterned heating during in situ thermal processing of a hydrocarbon containing formation
Patent Number: 7,073,578

Inventors: Vinogradov; Igor (Bay Shore, NY), Gurevich; Vladimir (Stony Brook, NY), Shi; David Tsi (Stony Brook, NY), Madej; Dariusz J. (Shoreham, NY), Patel; Mehul M. (Fort Salonga, NY), Barkan; Edward (Miller Place, NY), Zhang; Heng (Jade) (Holbrook, NY)
Title: Electro-optical reader with improved laser intensity modulation over extended working range
Patent Number: 7,063,261

Inventors: Viswanathan; Raju R. (St. Louis, MO), Garibaldi; Jeffrey M. (St. Louis, MO)
Title: Voice controlled user interface for remote navigation systems
Patent Number: 7,742,803

Inventors: Vollmer; Vasco (Holle, DE), Hofmann; Matthias (Hildesheim, DE)
Title: Method for treating a defective device in a vehicle communications network
Patent Number: 7,742,898

Inventors: Voo; Thart Fah (Singapore, SG)
Title: Base current compensation for a bipolar transistor current mirror circuit
Patent Number: 7,075,358

Inventors: Voronka; Nestor (Seattle, WA), Jacobus; Charles J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Johnson; Derek M. (Ypsilanti, MI), Namineni; Pavan (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Automatic reserve or primary parachute activation device
Patent Number: 7,073,752

Inventors: Voves; Joseph (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Method and apparatus for retrieving energy from a flowing stream of water
Patent Number: 7,063,579

Inventors: Vozniak; Charles (Calgary, CA), Vis; Thomas (Red Deer County, CA), Tulissi; Michael (Dewinton, CA)
Title: Method and system for fracturing subterranean formations with a proppant and dry gas
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Inventors: Vronay; David (Beijing, CN), Wang; Shuo (Beijing, CN)
Title: Graphical user interface system and process for navigating a set of images
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Inventors: Vu; Ngoc-Tam (Ludwigsburg, DE)
Title: Radial piston pump for supplying fuel at high pressure to an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 7,748,966

Inventors: Waggoner; Steven E. (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: System and method for automated data retrieval based on data placed in clipboard memory
Patent Number: 8,762,401

Inventors: Wakabayashi; Takeshi (Sayama, JP), Wakisaka; Shinji (Hanno, JP)
Title: Semiconductor package having semiconductor constructing body and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,075,181

Inventors: Wakisaka; Toshiaki (Fukuroi, JP), Sakai; Masaki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Double-wrap brake band apparatus
Patent Number: 7,073,637

Inventors: Walker; John (Balwyn, AU), Lee; Rogan (Chapel Hill, AU), Doughty; Stephen William (Blackburn, AU)
Title: Antigen composition against mycoplasma
Patent Number: 7,074,894

Inventors: Walker; Kevin R. (Los Gatos, CA), Mylius; John H. (Framingham, MA)
Title: Program counter (PC) trace
Patent Number: 7,743,279

Inventors: Wallace; David R. (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Vulnerability shield system
Patent Number: 8,763,129

Inventors: Walls; George (Valencia, CA)
Title: Musical representation of cardiac markers
Patent Number: 7,742,807

Inventors: Walmsley; Simon Robert (Balmain, AU)
Title: Integrated circuit incorporating protection from power supply attacks
Patent Number: 7,743,262

Inventors: Walsh; James L. (Perth, ON, CA)
Title: Method of preparing and sterilizing an instrument containing package and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,074,362

Inventors: Wang; Cheng-Si (Changhua Hsien, TW)
Title: Indoor UHF antenna device for a digital television
Patent Number: 7,064,718

Inventors: Wang; Haibo (Kunsan, CN), Yu; Wei (Kunsan, CN)
Title: Flexible printed circuit electrical connector
Patent Number: 7,063,559

Inventors: Wang; James C. (Saratoga, CA), Nguyen; Hung K. (Milpitas, CA), Ko; Sen-Hou (Cupertino, CA), Hsu; Wei-Yung (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Polishing pad conditioning process
Patent Number: 7,749,048

Inventors: Wang; Jang Chang (Taipei, TW), Liu; Keng Hsin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Multi-functional hair-dyeing comb structure
Patent Number: 7,063,090

Inventors: Wang; Jun (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Li; Xin-Hua (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Hsu; Han-Cheng (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Signal exchange system and transforming connector thereof
Patent Number: 7,748,996

Inventors: Wang; Leao (Taiping, TW)
Title: Elliptical cross trainer
Patent Number: 7,749,139

Inventors: Wang; Li T (Frisco, TX)
Title: Tri-state transmitter
Patent Number: 7,075,976

Inventors: Wang; Sung-Hsiung (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Method for forming thick copper self-aligned dual damascene
Patent Number: 7,074,721

Inventors: Wang; William (Pleasanton, CA), Cheng; Hengju (Mountain View, CA), Lo; WeiZen (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Transponder assembly for use with parallel optics modules in fiber optic communications systems
Patent Number: 7,064,962

Inventors: Wang; Yao-Chung (Daya Township, Taichung County, TW)
Title: Measuring device for cylinder
Patent Number: 7,748,134

Inventors: Wang; Yin (Bellingham, WA)
Title: Wood-drying solar greenhouse
Patent Number: 7,748,137

Inventors: Wang; Yulun (Goleta, CA), Uecker; Darrin R. (Santa Barbara, CA), Laby; Keith Phillip (Santa Barbara, CA), Wilson; Jeff (Santa Barbara, CA), Jordan; Steve (Santa Barbara, CA), Wright; James (Santa Barbara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing minimally invasive cardiac procedures
Patent Number: 7,074,179

Inventors: Wang; Zhenyu (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Constellation design for modem receiver
Patent Number: 7,076,003

Inventors: Washizu; Shintaro (Shizuoka, JP), Matsunami; Yuki (Shizuoka, JP), Kinoshita; Takatoshi (Aichi, JP)
Title: Optical switch and safety apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 7,076,127

Inventors: Watanabe; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Matsuzawa; Kazuya (Kawasaki, JP), Shirota; Riichiro (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Time limit function utilization
Patent Number: 7,075,284

Inventors: Watanabe; Masahito (Hachioji, JP), Noguchi; Azusa (Hino, JP)
Title: Zoom optical system, and imaging system incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,075,732

Inventors: Watanabe; Mitsunori (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Kubota; Hiroshi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Noda; Hiroyuki (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Engine-driven handheld vacuum/blower
Patent Number: 7,063,050

Inventors: Watanabe; Shigeki (Kawasaki, JP), Futami; Fumio (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method, device, and system for processing optical signal
Patent Number: 7,076,174

Inventors: Watanabe; Shigeo (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Web page searching device for a portable telephone
Patent Number: 7,065,529

Inventors: Wattai; John P. (Rochester Hills, MI), Vogel; Matthias A. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Fuel pump with inner channel priming
Patent Number: 7,748,949

Inventors: Watts; Lloyd (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Efficient computation of log-frequency-scale digital filter cascade
Patent Number: 7,076,315

Inventors: Webb; Susan R. (Leucadia, CA), Wingvist; Ola (Uppsala, SE), Karlsson; Lars (La Jolla, CA), Jackson; Michael R. (Del Mar, CA), Peterson; Per A. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)
Title: MHC class II antigen-presenting systems and methods for activatind CD4+T cells
Patent Number: 7,074,617

Inventors: Weber; Gunther (Zachow, DE)
Title: Positioning method and device
Patent Number: 7,073,419

Inventors: Weddell; Vince (Irvine, CA)
Title: Awning slide system with tray
Patent Number: 7,073,555

Inventors: Weddell; Vince (Irvine, CA), Heitel; Robert G. (Laguna Beach, CA)
Title: Awning system with tilt out tray
Patent Number: 7,073,556

Inventors: Wegmann; Ulrich (Koenigsbronn, DE)
Title: Method and system for measuring the imaging quality of an optical imaging system
Patent Number: 7,075,633

Inventors: Wehrs; Michael Edward (Woodinville, WA), Russell; Richard Gains (Sammamish, WA), Kenworthy; Mark Lee (Duvall, WA)
Title: Determining and using capabilities of a computer system
Patent Number: 7,743,365

Inventors: Weichholdt; Dirk (Sarreguemines, FR)
Title: Combine with straw chopper
Patent Number: 7,063,613

Inventors: Weidenheimer; Douglas M. (Brentwood, CA), Donegan; Kevin J. (Wilton, NY), Morton; David Wayne (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Electronically reconfigurable battery
Patent Number: 7,075,194

Inventors: Weiler; Michael (Chungchongbuk-Do, KR), Zimmer; Joachim (Sasbach, DE)
Title: Wiper device
Patent Number: 7,748,076

Inventors: Weinhold; Peter (Roedermark, DE), Wintrich; Peter (Roedermark, DE)
Title: Engine exhaust muffler with guide vanes imparting a successively alternating spiral swirl gas flow
Patent Number: 7,073,626

Inventors: Weinstein; Alex David (Bellevue, WA), Frenkel; Dmitry (Bothell, WA)
Title: Personalization based upon social value in online media
Patent Number: 8,762,472

Inventors: Weisenburger; Shawn (Calgary, CA), Norman; Charles (Huntington Beach, CA)
Title: System and method for GPS navigation before signal bit synchronization
Patent Number: 7,064,709

Inventors: Wen; Chi-Jain (Hsinchu, TW), Ting; Dai-Liang (Hsinchu, TW), Ho; Shyuan-Jeng (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Dual-screen liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 7,075,597

Inventors: Wen; Xiaoqing (Fukuoka, JP), Kajihara; Seiji (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Test vector generating method and test vector generating program of semiconductor logic circuit device
Patent Number: 7,743,306

Inventors: Wendt; Michael (Pinjarra Hills, AU), Su; Shi (Pinjarra Hills, AU), Glynn; Patrick J. (Pinjarra Hills, AU)
Title: Heat engines and associated methods of producing mechanical energy and their application to vehicles
Patent Number: 7,062,914

Inventors: Wengert; Wilson S. (Ocean Ridge, FL)
Title: Apparatus and method for playing golf using a ball launcher
Patent Number: 7,063,623

Inventors: Wenzl; Joseph F. (Novi, MI), Hines; Peter M. (Dearborn, MI), Keyes; Robert W. (Pinckney, MI), Harrow; Ronald A. (Dexter, MI), Mote; Jeffrey W. (Northville, MI), Van Ochten; Mitchell (Livonia, MI)
Title: Security gate
Patent Number: 7,062,879

Inventors: Wetzel; Gerhard (Korntal-Muenchingen, DE), Sprafke; Peter (Stuttgart, DE), Gerhaeusser; Martin (Cleebronn, DE)
Title: Control module
Patent Number: 7,749,134

Inventors: Wheaton; Randall D. (Sebastopol, CA)
Title: Retractable rule
Patent Number: 7,062,862

Inventors: Wheeler; Maurice E. (Mentor, OH), McDonel; Bradley D. (Cleveland, OH)
Title: Body panel having improved stiffness and method of making
Patent Number: 7,748,184

Inventors: White; Matthew T. (Mountain View, CA), Yamamoto; Satoshi (San Jose, CA)
Title: Disk drive with a dual-stage actuator and failure detection and recovery system for the secondary actuator
Patent Number: 7,075,748

Inventors: White; Scott (Austin, TX), Cansler; James L. (Pflugerville, TX), Scott; Charles (Austin, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for searching based on information in commercials
Patent Number: 8,763,024

Inventors: White; Ted R. (Austin, TX), Adetutu; Olubunmi O. (Austin, TX), Jones; Robert E. (Austin, TX)
Title: Dual metal gate electrode semiconductor fabrication process and structure thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,664

Inventors: Whitefield; Bruce (Camas, WA), Ambercrombie; David (Gresham, OR)
Title: Method of wafer patterning for reducing edge exclusion zone
Patent Number: 7,074,710

Inventors: Whitney; Christopher E. (Highland, MI), Emmorey; Michael S. (Brighton, MI), Kaiser; Jeffrey M. (Highland, MI), Simon, Jr.; Robert C. (Brighton, MI), Williams; Cheryl A. (Howell, MI), Wasberg; Jon C. (Davison, MI), Ferch; Eric (Northville, MI), Sawdon; Craig M. (Williamston, MI)
Title: Managing lean air/fuel transients in coordinated torque control
Patent Number: 7,748,362

Inventors: Wickman; Randy W. (Cadott, WI), O'Connor; Gary T. (Bolingbrook, IL)
Title: Method of monitoring an optical signal from a laser
Patent Number: 7,075,958

Inventors: Wieringa; Fokko Pieter (Duiven, NL), Bakker; Dirkjan (Alphen aan den Rijn, NL), Melick; Rene Gerardus Maria (Marken, NL)
Title: Phantom device
Patent Number: 7,748,252

Inventors: Wieringa; Jeffrey L. (West Lakeland, MN), Stark; John E. (Maplewood, MN), Albrecht; Gary A. (Mahtomedi, MN), Lambert; Steven R. (Princeton, MN)
Title: Box for storing fishing flies
Patent Number: 7,748,158

Inventors: Wilbert; Paula S. (Dennis, MA), Lawson; Judy L. (Collwich, KS)
Title: Multipurpose glove
Patent Number: 8,769,721

Inventors: Willard; John (Gig Harbor, WA)
Title: Stringed instrument finger training device
Patent Number: 7,064,260

Inventors: Willard; Michael T. (Harrison Township, MI)
Title: Convertible hardtop roof
Patent Number: 7,063,371

Inventors: Willenegger; Serge (Onnens, CH)
Title: System and method for transmission format detection
Patent Number: 7,076,005

Inventors: Willer; Josef (Riemerling, DE), Ludwig; Christoph (Langebruck, DE), Deppe; Joachim (Dresden, DE)
Title: Semiconductor memory having charge trapping memory cells
Patent Number: 7,075,137

Inventors: Willey; William Daniel (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Apparatus, and associated method, for setting the number of page indications per page to be included in a quick page message
Patent Number: 7,742,441

Inventors: Williams; George Edward (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Critical aperture convergence filtering and systems and methods thereof
Patent Number: 7,076,402

Inventors: Williams; Larry Lynn (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Data storage device with code scanning capability
Patent Number: 7,743,417

Inventors: Williamson; James T. (Urbana, OH)
Title: Method and apparatus for forming a metallic container
Patent Number: 7,748,101

Inventors: Windheuser; James E. (Hopkinton, MA), Yearick; James (Shrewsbury, MA), Carrillo, Jr.; Oscar (Attleboro, MA), Allman; Robert C. (Wakefield, MA), Alvarez de Toledo; Fernando (Concord, MA), Evans; Stephen C. (Westford, MA), May; Norman C. (Franklin, MA)
Title: Guide wire insertion and re-insertion tools and methods of use
Patent Number: 7,076,285

Inventors: Winkel; Jerry Curtis (Lindon, UT), Frost; Kenneth Allen (American Fork, UT)
Title: Proximity warnings for remote services
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Inventors: Wolrich; Gilbert (Framingham, MA), Adiletta; Matthew (Bolton, MA), Wheeler; William R. (Southborough, MA)
Title: Processor having a dedicated hash unit integrated within
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Inventors: Wolter; Jurgen (Oberhausen, DE)
Title: Electronic measuring instrument and method for operating an electronic measuring instrument
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Inventors: Woltman; David (Hewlett Harbor, NY)
Title: Article holster
Patent Number: 7,748,583

Inventors: Won; Kang-young (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Display apparatus and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,742,107

Inventors: Wong; Hing C. (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Rhode; Peter R. (Miami, FL), Weidanz; Jon A. (Miami, FL), Grammer; Susan (Coral Gables, FL), Edwards; Ana C. (Miami, FL), Chavaillaz; Pierre-Andre (Cooper City, FL), Jiao; Jin-An (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Title: MHC complexes and uses thereof
Patent Number: 7,074,904

Inventors: Wong; Jacob Y. (Goleta, CA), Anderson; Roy L. (Glendale, CA)
Title: Method for implementing anonymous credit card transactions using a fictitious account name
Patent Number: 7,748,616

Inventors: Wong; Memie Mei Mei (Tsuen Wan, New Territories, HK), Wong; Sam Yun Sum (Tsuen Wan, New Territories, HK)
Title: Electrical cable connector
Patent Number: 7,063,556

Inventors: Woo; Ryan (Glendale, AZ)
Title: Multiple climate air system
Patent Number: 7,063,140

Inventors: Wood; Lawson A. (Arlington, VA)
Title: Method for recognizing and distributing music
Patent Number: 7,743,092

Inventors: Woodall; Neil (Newport Beach, CA), Wredenhagen; G. Finn (Toronto, CA)
Title: System and method for improving performance of an analog to digital converter
Patent Number: 7,075,466

Inventors: Woodruff; Keith F. (Mountainside, NJ)
Title: Valve assembly for use with containers in a closed application system
Patent Number: 7,073,546

Inventors: Wooley; Susan (Montrose, CA), Kubota; Glenn S. (Montrose, CA), Main; Dale (Montrose, CA)
Title: Methods and systems stackable circuit boards
Patent Number: 7,748,992

Inventors: Wooten; Donald W. (Arlington, TX)
Title: Shelf bracket and method of making same
Patent Number: 7,748,674

Inventors: Wu; Chia-Chuan (Taipei, TW), Hsu; Chia-Yen (Taipei, TW), Chiu; Chuan-Chun (Taipei, TW)
Title: Mainframe cooling structure
Patent Number: 7,064,954

Inventors: Wu; Chia-Kang (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chen; Li-Ping (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Computer enclosure adapted for mounting different types of transfer cards
Patent Number: 7,742,291

Inventors: Wu; Chien-Yi (Kaohsiung, TW), Fang; Chi-Yin (Ping-Tung, TW)
Title: Antenna module for an electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,064,715

Inventors: Wu; Chien-Yi (Kaohsiung, TW), Lin; Chun-Jen (Hsien, TW), Wu; Cheng-Hsiung (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Multi-frequency antenna module for an electronic apparatus
Patent Number: 7,064,719

Inventors: Wu; Chung-Hsi J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Brunner; Timothy Allan (Ridgefield, CT), Butt; Shahid (Ossining, NY), Speno; Patrick (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Critical dimension control of printed features using non-printing fill patterns
Patent Number: 7,074,525

Inventors: Wu; David (Tu Cheng City, Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Main shaft and bottom bracket mounting arrangement for golf cart
Patent Number: 7,063,347

Inventors: Wu; David (Tu Cheng City, Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Folding collapsible golf cart
Patent Number: 7,063,340

Inventors: Wu; Frank Xi (Fremont, CA), Xu; Jian (Pleasanton, CA), Li; Ming (Pleasanton, CA), Peng; Song (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Stable mechanical devices for precision optical alignment and packaging
Patent Number: 7,073,952

Inventors: Wu; Kuei-Kun (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Hydraulic plumber's friend
Patent Number: 7,073,211

Inventors: Wu; Shang Neng (Taipei, TW)
Title: Sliding assembly of dynamic mechanism of a massage chair
Patent Number: 7,063,383

Inventors: Wu; Ting-Chiang (Dong-Guan, CN)
Title: Color wheel
Patent Number: 7,063,425

Inventors: Wu; Wen-Hsiung (Taichung, TW)
Title: Glasses having a protective module
Patent Number: 7,062,798

Inventors: Wu; Yinan (Westborough, MA), Naylor; Mark (Franklin, MA), Critchlow; John L. (Northborough, MA), Wyatt; Karl (Cary, IL), Benham; John R. (Westborough, MA)
Title: Electromagnetic bus coupling
Patent Number: 7,075,795

Inventors: Wyler; Allen (Seattle, WA), Fowler; Brad (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for selecting stimulation sites and applying treatment, including treatment of symptoms of parkinson's disease, other movement disorders, and/or drug side effects
Patent Number: 7,742,820

Inventors: Xia; Ming (Calgary, CA)
Title: Toilet rim and seat cleaning tongs
Patent Number: 8,769,759

Inventors: Xu; Zheng Rong (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Packer cups for use inside a wellbore
Patent Number: 7,735,552

Inventors: Yaginuma; Masatoshi (Ibaraki, JP), Sugita; Shigeru (Saitama, JP), Morishige; Yuji (Ibaraki, JP), Fukazu; Yasuo (Chiba, JP), Murata; Mitsushige (Chiba, JP), Okamoto; Kiyoshi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Punching device, sheet processor having the punching device, and image forming apparatus having the punching device
Patent Number: 7,073,706

Inventors: Yagyu; Kengo (Yokohama, JP), Takeda; Shinji (Yokohama, JP), Omae; Koji (Yokohama, JP), Aoki; Hidenori (Yokohama, JP), Fujiwara; Atsushi (Yokohama, JP), Matsumoto; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Channel allocation for access point in mesh network
Patent Number: 7,738,374

Inventors: Yajima; Hiromi (Kanagawa, JP), Suganuma; Tatsumi (Kanagawa, JP), Yoshikawa; Noriaki (Kanagawa, JP), Yotsumoto; Tadashi (Oita, JP), Nakata; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor manufacturing apparatus, management apparatus therefor, component management apparatus therefor, and semiconductor wafer storage vessel transport apparatus
Patent Number: 7,065,725

Inventors: Yakita; Shinichiro (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Lens device and shooting system
Patent Number: 7,064,903

Inventors: Yamada; Masahiko (Kaisei-machi, JP)
Title: Method, apparatus, and program for image data compression
Patent Number: 7,076,103

Inventors: Yamada; Masahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Miura; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Kanazawa; Takakiyo (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Tetsu (Tokyo, JP), Aoki; Sunao (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical pickup device with shielding to limit incident or emitted light
Patent Number: 7,064,906

Inventors: Yamagami; Hajime (Yokohama, JP), Terada; Kouichi (Yokohama, JP), Hayashi; Yoshihiro (Narashino, JP), Tsunehiro; Takashi (Ebina, JP), Katayama; Kunihiro (Yokohama, JP), Kaki; Kenichi (Yokohama, JP), Furuno; Takeshi (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Storage device employing a flash memory
Patent Number: 7,064,995

Inventors: Yamakado; Hitoshi (Hino, JP), Yu; Gu (Hino, JP), Miyamoto; Toru (Hino, JP)
Title: Recycling facilitating system, recycling facilitating program, and recycling facilitating method
Patent Number: 7,748,096

Inventors: Yamakawa; Tomonari (Hoi-gun, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method for hollow rack shaft, and hollow rack shaft
Patent Number: 8,770,054

Inventors: Yamamichi; Youji (Tokyo, JP), Onishi; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image information apparatus
Patent Number: 7,076,090

Inventors: Yamamoto; Hiroshi (Hiratsuka, JP), Komura; Ryuusuke (Hiratsuka, JP), Maruyama; Jun (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Bearing seal and swing device
Patent Number: 7,748,907

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masaki (Miyagi-Ken, JP)
Title: High frequency unit with improved mounting plate
Patent Number: 7,749,017

Inventors: Yamamoto; Masayuki (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: Failure information management method and management server in a network equipped with a storage device
Patent Number: 7,076,688

Inventors: Yamamoto; Tatsuhiko (Tochigi, JP), Yogoro; Takahiro (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Molding installation method and device
Patent Number: 7,748,094

Inventors: Yamamoto; Tomohiko (Kawasaki, JP), Asai; Satoru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Photomask, method for detecting pattern defect of the same, and method for making pattern using the same
Patent Number: 7,074,524

Inventors: Yamamoto; Toshio (Nagano, JP), Otsuki; Noboru (Nagano, JP), Miyasaka; Yoshifusa (Nagano, JP), Fujita; Yuji (Nagano, JP)
Title: Lens driving apparatus, thin camera, and a cellular phone having a thin camera
Patent Number: 7,064,912

Inventors: Yamamoto; Yoshiaki (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Koichiro (Kanagawa, JP), Isobe; Atsuo (Kanagawa, JP), Ohgarane; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device, and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,736,964

Inventors: Yamasaki; Ryosuke (Chino, JP)
Title: Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,742,017

Inventors: Yamauchi; Mitsugu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Communication system, server, communication method, and storage medium
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Inventors: Yamauchi; Yuji (Sapporo, JP)
Title: Toll road toll paying method and apparatus using a portable terminal, and a storage medium thereof
Patent Number: 7,742,941

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Thin-film photoelectric conversion device and a method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,075,002

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Suzawa; Hideomi (Kanagawa, JP), Ono; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,737,441

Inventors: Yandrasits; Michael A. (St. Paul, MN), Hamrock; Steven J. (St. Paul, MN), Grootaert; Werner M. (St. Paul, MN), Guerra; Miguel A. (St. Paul, MN), Jing; Naiyong (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Polymer electrolyte membranes crosslinked by nitrile trimerization
Patent Number: 7,074,841

Inventors: Yang; Chung-Yu (Taipei City, TW)
Title: Safety syringe
Patent Number: 7,074,207

Inventors: Yang; Jichang (Singapore, SG)
Title: Interposer including adhesive tape
Patent Number: 7,075,173

Inventors: Yang; Kwang-Jin (Yongin-shi, KR), Koh; Jun-Ho (Songnam-shi, KR), Park; Gil-Yong (Yongin-shi, KR), Kwark; Bong-Sin (Songnam-shi, KR)
Title: Bit-rate independent optical receiver and method thereof
Patent Number: 7,076,177

Inventors: Yang; Seoung-cheol (Anyang-si, KR), Son; Yang-kuk (Gunpo-si, KR)
Title: Batch-type polyester polymerization apparatus
Patent Number: 7,074,368

Inventors: Yang; Yong (Shenzhen, CN), Huang; Chuandong (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Jianfei (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Power factor correcting circuit for uninterrupted power supply
Patent Number: 7,075,193

Inventors: Yaniv; Abraham (Tel Aviv, IL), Gazit; Arnona (Tel Aviv, IL), Thom; Paul (Butler, NJ), Landsberger; David (Caldwell, NJ), Gomes; Frances (Lincoln Park, NJ)
Title: Magnetic stirring arrangement
Patent Number: 7,748,893

Inventors: Yanovsky; Boris (Saratoga, CA), Yanovsky; Roman (Los Altos, CA), Gmuender; John Everett (San Jose, CA), Zhu; Shunhui (San Jose, CA)
Title: Link-based content ratings of pages
Patent Number: 7,739,253

Inventors: Yao; Chih-Hsiang (Hsin-Chu, TW), Huang; Tai-Chun (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Test patterns for measurement of effective vacancy diffusion area
Patent Number: 7,074,629

Inventors: Yasuda; Takeshi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Data computation apparatus and method for using the data computation apparatus for adjustment of electronic controller
Patent Number: 7,076,739

Inventors: Yasuhara; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Document processing apparatus, document processing method, and computer-executable program
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Inventors: Ye; Yibin (Portland, OR), Tang; Stephen H. (Pleasanton, CA), Keshavarzi; Ali (Portland, OR), Somasekhar; Dinesh (Portland, OR), Paillet; Fabrice (Hillsboro, OR), Khellah; Muhammad M. (Tigard, OR), Schrom; Gerhard (Hillsboro, OR), De; Vivek K. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Apparatus and method for a one-phase write to a one-transistor memory cell array
Patent Number: 7,075,821

Inventors: Yen; Shih-Chieh (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Apparatus for checking concentricity between lens barrel and barrel holder
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Inventors: Yi; Jea Woong (Hwansung-si, KR)
Title: Exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) system
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Inventors: Yin; Ji-Zhi (Shenzhen, CN), Fan; Cun-Hui (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Basic input-output system circuit and method for using the same
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Inventors: Yin; Te-Hung (Taipei, TW), Chen; Yung-Yi (Taipei, TW), Li; Shu-Fang (Taipei, TW), Lin; Jui-Pin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Probe connector
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Inventors: Ying; Goangshiuan Shawn (Oakland, CA), Edmon; Eugene L. (Danville, CA), Aspell; Steve M. (Brentwood, CA), Chen; Holly Chan (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for voice over internet protocol telephony using a virtual private network
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Inventors: Yiv; Seang (Woodbury, MN), Li; Mingshu (St. Paul, MN), D'Cruz; Osmond (Maplewood, MN), Uckun; Faith M. (White Bear Lake, MN)
Title: Gel-microemulsion formulations
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Inventors: Ylamurto; Tommi (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Baseband predistortion method for multicarrier transmitters
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Inventors: Yokota; Yoshihiro (Kobe, JP), Kawakami; Nobuyuki (Kobe, JP), Tachibana; Takeshi (Kobe, JP), Hayashi; Kazushi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Diamond semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
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Inventors: Yonehama; Keisuke (Mie-ken, JP), Sakagami; Eiji (Mie-ken, JP), Fujimoto; Hiromasa (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Koido; Naoki (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
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Inventors: Yoshida; Hideki (Tokyo, JP), Kanai; Tatsunori (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Sakiyama; Nobuo (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Storage apparatus and area allocation method
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Inventors: Yoshida; Isamu (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Kazuno; Keisuke (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Ball bearing and a continuously variable speed transmission of belt type
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Inventors: Yoshida; Masahito (Saitama, JP)
Title: Ink-jet printing apparatus
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Inventors: Yoshida; Masao (Tokyo, JP), Sekimoto; Masahiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Polishing apparatus
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Inventors: Yoshida; Naohiro (Nisshin, JP), Kondo; Toshiyuki (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Gas processing device
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Inventors: Yoshimura; Ryuichiro (Tokorozawa, JP), Oishi; Masami (Tokorozawa, JP)
Title: Information recording apparatus, information recording method, and information recording medium in which information recording program is computer-readably recorded
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Inventors: Yoshino; Naoto (Ebina, JP)
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Inventors: Yoshino; Yoshitaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Earphone antenna
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Inventors: Yu; Fang-Xiang (Shenzhen, CN), Lee; Meng-Tzu (Tu-Cheng, TW), Lin; Shu-Ho (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Heat dissipation device having cap for protecting thermal interface material thereon
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Inventors: Yu; Hong Heather (Plainsboro, NJ), Yin; Peng (Princeton, NJ)
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Inventors: Yu; Hung Chi (Tu-Chen, TW)
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Inventors: Yu; Linxiao (Peoria, IL), Rebinsky; Douglas A. (Peoria, IL), Fei; Dong (Peoria, IL)
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Inventors: Yu; Tai-Cherng (Tu-Cheng, TW), Leu; Charles (Fremont, CA), Chen; Ga-Lane (Fremont, CA)
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Title: Electronic devices having complementary dual displays
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Inventors: Yuan; Qiong (Taoyuan Shien, TW), Jin; Wan-Bing (Taoyuan Shien, TW), Wu; Zhi-Gan (Taoyuan Shien, TW), Ying; Jian-Ping (Taoyuan Shien, TW), Huang; Shih-Min (Taoyuan Shien, TW), Huang; Wen-His (Taoyuan Shien, TW)
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Inventors: Yugami; Jiro (Yokohama, JP), Yokoyama; Natsuki (Mitaka, JP), Mine; Toshiyuki (Fussa, JP), Goto; Yasushi (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and process for producing the same
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Inventors: Zajac; John (San Jose, CA)
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Serial Number: 78858289

Owner: EVERYDAY HEALTH, INC.
Serial Number: 78979088

Owner: FAGRON, INC.
Serial Number: 78716041

Owner: Fastball Sports Productions, LLC
Serial Number: 78826011

Owner: FBMC, LLC
Serial Number: 78779356

Owner: Filmop srl
Serial Number: 76663153

Owner: Flame Lily Entertainment, LLC
Serial Number: 76664226

Owner: Fugro N.V.
Serial Number: 78835143

Owner: Fusion Geophysical, LLC
Serial Number: 78514355

Owner: Gammon & Grange, P.C.
Serial Number: 77006330

Owner: GCP APPLIED TECHNOLOGIES INC.
Serial Number: 78920476

Owner: General Electric Company
Serial Number: 78884242

Owner: GENERAL GROWTH COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 78906430

Owner: GLYNLYON, INC.
Serial Number: 77125964

Owner: GLYNLYON, INC.
Serial Number: 77120852

Owner: Gracie Enterprises Limited Liability Company d/b/a Parentmap
Serial Number: 78825451

Owner: GTRC SERVICES, INC.
Serial Number: 78674347

Owner: Handsome Corporation
Serial Number: 78821385

Owner: Handsome Corporation
Serial Number: 78821428

Owner: Harpo, Inc.
Serial Number: 78873305

Owner: HAWKWILD, LLC
Serial Number: 77052321

Owner: HealthWell Ventures LLC
Serial Number: 78494343

Owner: HENDRICK MOTORSPORTS, LLC
Serial Number: 78566525

Owner: HERRERA ALE, ERNESTO
Serial Number: 78480322

Owner: HERRERA ALE, ERNESTO
Serial Number: 78479477

Owner: Highlight Investments Inc.
Serial Number: 78546329

Owner: HOWORTH GROUP, LLC
Serial Number: 78938895

Owner: Huffman, Scott David
Serial Number: 77098583

Owner: ICP CONSTRUCTION, INC.
Serial Number: 78619173

Owner: Independent Means, Inc.
Serial Number: 78802258

Owner: Inez, Daniel
Serial Number: 77091997

Owner: INSPIRADA BUILDERS, LLC
Serial Number: 78802716

Owner: INTELLECTUAL RESERVE, INC.
Serial Number: 76490475

Owner: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
Serial Number: 76482581

Owner: Invista North America S.A.R.L.
Serial Number: 77059020

Owner: Isringhausen Imports, Inc.
Serial Number: 78592298

Owner: J.B.S. Professional Services, LLC
Serial Number: 77115837

Owner: Jaguar Spirits Importing Inc
Serial Number: 78877368

Owner: KARANTES I, L.L.C.
Serial Number: 78687935

Owner: Karsten Manufacturing Corporation
Serial Number: 78787821

Owner: Kimberly Thompson
Serial Number: 78914953

Owner: LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL, INC.
Serial Number: 78707607

Owner: Life Responder, Inc.
Serial Number: 77085593

Owner: Lincoln National Corporation
Serial Number: 78815231

Owner: LingoLynx, LLC
Serial Number: 77099356

Owner: Linguastat, Inc.
Serial Number: 78787941

Owner: Lisa Frank, Inc.
Serial Number: 78865139

Owner: Liwayway Marketing Corporation
Serial Number: 78548577

Owner: LOVABLE WORLD TRADING CO., INC.
Serial Number: 78878796

Owner: M2H Investments, Inc.
Serial Number: 77131949

Owner: Maid-Rite Corporation
Serial Number: 78837822

Owner: marini, jolanda
Serial Number: 77034581

Owner: Mary's Gone Crackers, LLC
Serial Number: 77087258

Owner: MasterCard International Incorporated
Serial Number: 78772305

Owner: MAXCESS AMERICAS, INC.
Serial Number: 76679044

Owner: MEGEL, LLC
Serial Number: 78827637

Owner: Michael R Dreifus
Serial Number: 78916947

Owner: Miller Zell, Inc.
Serial Number: 77069137

Owner: MORPHEUS DEVELOPMENT, LLC
Serial Number: 78948204

Owner: MORPHEUS DEVELOPMENT, LLC
Serial Number: 78948210

Owner: MORPHEUS DEVELOPMENT, LLC
Serial Number: 78948211

Owner: MORPHEUS DEVELOPMENT, LLC
Serial Number: 78948614

Owner: Multiphase Engineering and Consulting SA de CV
Serial Number: 78707659

Owner: MVP Sportsplex LLC
Serial Number: 78884338

Owner: Myvett, Jennifer
Serial Number: 78938868

Owner: Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
Serial Number: 77107964

Owner: NEW BALANCE ATHLETICS, INC.
Serial Number: 78797134

Owner: NEW YORK LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY
Serial Number: 77085694

Owner: Nitto Denko Corporation
Serial Number: 76567281

Owner: NURSE NEXT DOOR PROFESSIONAL HOMECARE SERVICES, INC
Serial Number: 78913154

Owner: Oregon Health & Science University
Serial Number: 77110018

Owner: Pacific News Service
Serial Number: 78790259

Owner: Painless Performance Products, LLC
Serial Number: 77081138

Owner: Parker Palm Springs, LLC.
Serial Number: 76650308

Owner: Payne, Roshonda R
Serial Number: 78782770

Owner: PERSONAL SAFETY NETS
Serial Number: 77112306

Owner: PERSONAL SAFETY NETS
Serial Number: 77112344

Owner: Phil Fraley Productions Inc.
Serial Number: 78974972

Owner: PHILIPS LIGHTING HOLDING B.V.
Serial Number: 78534829

Owner: Poblano Hot Sauce, Inc.
Serial Number: 76656464

Owner: PomWonderful LLC
Serial Number: 78961648

Owner: PowerBass USA Inc.
Serial Number: 76640296

Owner: PRECURSOR LLC
Serial Number: 78870710

Owner: PRESTONE PRODUCTS CORPORATION
Serial Number: 78655739

Owner: Pro Visual, Inc.
Serial Number: 77106158

Owner: PROCTER & GAMBLE BUSINESS SERVICES CANADA COMPANY
Serial Number: 78677043

Owner: PRODUCT INNOVATIONS RESEARCH LLC
Serial Number: 78817737

Owner: Project Support Team, Inc.
Serial Number: 78789706

Owner: PROLINEA LLC
Serial Number: 77137382

Owner: Puronics, Incorporated
Serial Number: 77022106

Owner: QUALITY CRAFT LTD. - INCORPORATION NUMBER BC0989431
Serial Number: 78966323

Owner: Quickie Manufacturing Corporation
Serial Number: 78541132

Owner: QUOTIENT TECHNOLOGY INC.
Serial Number: 78774401

Owner: RADFORD, MILDRED REGINA
Serial Number: 78946226

Owner: Radius
Serial Number: 77115897

Owner: RCS-Rampal Cellular Stockmarket Ltd
Serial Number: 78720991

Owner: REALM HOLDINGS, LLC
Serial Number: 78784775

Owner: REJUVX INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Serial Number: 78355617

Owner: Relocation Directors Council, Inc.
Serial Number: 78882242

Owner: Resort Brokers, LLC
Serial Number: 77094229

Owner: RiffWare LLC
Serial Number: 78940013

Owner: ROBIN ROSE AMERICA, INC.
Serial Number: 75158995

Owner: Robinson, Douglas
Serial Number: 78515465

Owner: Rocky Mountain Masonry Institute
Serial Number: 78884628

Owner: Rodriguez, Joaquin
Serial Number: 78759465

Owner: ROMAN, INC.
Serial Number: 76665071

Owner: SAFEHOLD SPECIAL RISK, INC.
Serial Number: 78607099

Owner: Scalewatcher North America Inc.
Serial Number: 78961038

Owner: Scent-Sation, Inc.
Serial Number: 78877843

Owner: SEAL-TITE, LLC
Serial Number: 78965705

Owner: SECURITY DOOR CONTROLS
Serial Number: 77081209

Owner: SEIKO HOLDINGS KABUSHIKI KAISHA
Serial Number: 78827859

Owner: Separation Technology, Inc.
Serial Number: 78894198

Owner: Shaw, Paula
Serial Number: 77114843

Owner: Signature Engraving Systems, Inc.
Serial Number: 78694759

Owner: SKYLIGHT HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS, INC.
Serial Number: 78626906

Owner: Small Planet Foods, Inc.
Serial Number: 77033936

Owner: Sous Kitchen, Inc.
Serial Number: 77100796

Owner: SPC Resources, Inc.
Serial Number: 77050819

Owner: Spirit of Flight, LLC
Serial Number: 77104612

Owner: STANDARD & POOR'S FINANCIAL SERVICES LLC
Serial Number: 78815713

Owner: STARFIRE MARKETING, LLC.
Serial Number: 78679963

Owner: StoneTurn Group, LLP
Serial Number: 77029018

Owner: stradasoft
Serial Number: 77080750

Owner: Sun Chemical Corporation
Serial Number: 78870297

Owner: Sun International Corporation
Serial Number: 76667641

Owner: SunTrust Banks, Inc.
Serial Number: 77116890

Owner: Taylor-Listug, Inc.
Serial Number: 78727160

Owner: TEXTRON INNOVATIONS INC.
Serial Number: 76667692

Owner: The Kane Company
Serial Number: 78814251

Owner: The Procter & Gamble Company
Serial Number: 78855917

Owner: The Yankee Candle Company, Inc.
Serial Number: 78714371

Owner: Thompson, Richard M.
Serial Number: 77100730

Owner: THONE, GERD
Serial Number: 78681259

Owner: TICKETSATWORK - PLUM BENEFITS, LLC
Serial Number: 78978967

Owner: TICKETSATWORK - PLUM BENEFITS, LLC
Serial Number: 78978968

Owner: TREASURY WINE ESTATES VINTNER'S LIMITED
Serial Number: 78627713

Owner: UNITED STATES LUGGAGE COMPANY, LLC
Serial Number: 78727162

Owner: United Stationers Supply Co.
Serial Number: 78756123

Owner: US FOODS, INC.
Serial Number: 78874134

Owner: Varsity Spirit Corporation
Serial Number: 78463162

Owner: VIBES BASE ENTERPRISES, INC.
Serial Number: 76643236

Owner: Vital Weight Control, Inc.
Serial Number: 77104986

Owner: WELDON OWEN, INC.
Serial Number: 78841745

Owner: Wells Fargo & Company
Serial Number: 78795643

Owner: WES AND WILLY, LLC
Serial Number: 76649177

Owner: Western National Mutual Insurance Company
Serial Number: 78904550

Owner: WESTERN STONE & METAL CORP.
Serial Number: 77001710

Owner: WKI Holding Company, Inc.
Serial Number: 78952342

Owner: X Plus One Solutions, Inc.
Serial Number: 77115031