Sunday, September 06 2020


Weekly Report

Expired Patents

Inventors: Aaron; Charles E. (Buchanan, VA), Boothe; Duane A. (Clifton Forge, VA), Linkenhoker; John M. (Eagle Rock, VA), Morris; Kerry P. (Troutville, VA), Hannah; Samuel F. (Eagle Rock, VA), Smith; Wayne L. (Troutville, VA), Wenrich; Thomas C. (Troutville, VA)
Title: Dryer system with improved throughput
Patent Number: 8,205,350

Inventors: Abajian; Aram Christian (Seattle, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for grouping uniform resource locators based on masks
Patent Number: 8,209,311

Inventors: Abrams; Rachel (New York, NY), Albert; Robert (New York, NY), Tassone; Damon (New York, NY), Weber; Tracey (New York, NY), Yong; David (New York, NY)
Title: System, methods and computer program products for offering products based on extrapolation of inputs
Patent Number: 7,395,220

Inventors: Abuelsaad; Tamer E. (Somers, NY), Hoyos; Carlos A. (Brooklyn, NY), Nassar; Nader M. (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Timing of password change requirements based on ambient intelligence
Patent Number: 9,378,357

Inventors: Aburatani; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Hippo; Yoshitaka (Huntington, NY), Taniguchi; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP), Chen; Yong xin (San Antonio, TX), Ishikawa; Shumpei (Tokyo, JP), Fukumoto; Shin-ichi (Sapporo, JP), Shimamura; Takahiro (Shizuoka, JP), Kamimura; Naoko (Tokyo, JP), Guo; Ying qiu (San Antonio, TX), Yamamoto; Shogo (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Yukio (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Hirotaka (Shizuoka, JP), Ohtomo; Toshihiko (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Gene overexpressed in cancer
Patent Number: 9,376,475

Inventors: Adang; Michael J. (Athens, GA), Hua; Gang (Athens, GA), Chen; Jiang (Athens, GA), Abdullah; Mohd Amir Fursan (Athens, GA)
Title: Method for inhibiting insects with an insect cadherin ectodomain
Patent Number: 7,396,813

Inventors: Adler; Sharon C. (East Greenwich, RI), Curbera; Francisco Phelan (Hastings on Hudson, NY), Doganata; Yurdaer Nezihi (Chestnut Ridge, NY), Li; Chung-Sheng (Scarsdale, NY), Martens; Axel (White Plains, NY), McAuliffe; Kevin Patrick (Yorktown Heights, NY), Morris; Huong Thu (Ridgefield, CT), Mukhi; Nirmal K. (Ramsey, NJ), Slominski; Aleksander A. (Bronx, NY)
Title: Influencing behavior of enterprise operations during process enactment using provenance data
Patent Number: 8,209,204

Inventors: Adlerberth; Ingegerd (Goteborg, SE), Rudin; Anna (Goteborg, SE), Wold; Agnes (Goteborg, SE)
Title: Prevention of inflammatory disorders in domestic non-human mammals
Patent Number: 9,375,468

Inventors: Afzali-Ardakani; Ali (Ossining, NY), Chen; Tze-chiang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Gopalakrishnan; Kailash (New York, NY), Hekmatshoartabari; Bahman (White Plains, NY), Kwark; Young H. (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Semiconductor device with programmable response
Patent Number: 9,379,340

Inventors: Afzali-Ardakani; Ali (Ossining, NY), Chen; Tze-chiang (Yorktown Heights, NY), Gopalakrishnan; Kailash (New York, NY), Hekmatshoartabari; Bahman (White Plains, NY), Kwark; Young H. (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Semi-conductor device with programmable response
Patent Number: 9,379,342

Inventors: Aggarwal; Aneesh (Portland, OR), Suri; Tameesh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Dynamic memory page policy
Patent Number: 9,378,127

Inventors: Aggarwal; Charu C. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Yu; Philip Shi-Lung (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Methods and apparatus for outlier detection for high dimensional data sets
Patent Number: 7,395,250

Inventors: Agthe; Bernhard (Munchen, DE), Base; Gero (Munchen, DE), Kutka; Robert (Geltendorf, DE), Oertel; Norbert (Landshut, DE), Pandel; Jurgen (Feldkirchen-Westerham, DE)
Title: Methods and devices for the determination and reconstruction of a predicted image area
Patent Number: 8,208,739

Inventors: Aguilar, Jr.; Maximino (Georgetown, TX), Johns; Charles Ray (Austin, TX), Nutter; Mark Richard (Austin, TX), Stafford; James Michael (Liberty Hill, TX)
Title: Generation of software thermal profiles executed on a set of processors using thermal sampling
Patent Number: 7,395,174

Inventors: Ahn; Changbum (Yongin-si, KR), Shin; Jeongsoon (Yongin-si, KR), Sohn; Youngbae (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Secondary battery
Patent Number: 9,379,371

Inventors: Ahn; Jung Hong (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for divided scanning of touch panel
Patent Number: 9,377,895

Inventors: Ahn; Sung Joon (Kyunggi-do, KR), Kim; Chang Hyun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for managing bookmark information for content stored in a networked media server
Patent Number: 8,209,397

Inventors: Ahsan; Ishtiaq (Wappingers Falls, NY), Maciejewski; Edward P. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Structure for monitoring semiconductor polysilicon gate profile
Patent Number: 7,396,694

Inventors: Aiba; Koji (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus having heat dissipation structure for image sensor
Patent Number: 8,207,489

Inventors: Aikoh; Hideki (Osaka, JP), Takashima; Makoto (Nara, JP), Mori; Eishin (Kyoto, JP), Sano; Kousei (Osaka, JP), Anzai; Joji (Osaka, JP), Shinotani; Kenichi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical head, optical information recording and reproducing device, and optical information system device
Patent Number: 8,208,359

Inventors: Aitken; Bruce Gardiner (Corning, NY), Smith; Charlene Marie (Corning, NY)
Title: Phase change memory materials
Patent Number: 8,206,804

Inventors: Akizuki; Taiji (Sendai, JP), Tanabe; Mitsuru (Katano, JP)
Title: Transmitter
Patent Number: 7,395,039

Inventors: Alavandi; Bhimaraddi Venkaraddi (Canton, MI), Laya; Jeffrey Lawrence (Northville, MI), Niesluchowski; Matt Alan (Clarkston, MI), Rupp; Jeffrey Dan (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Deflector with frame rail follower and guide on deflector end
Patent Number: 9,376,143

Inventors: Albrecht; Adam (Nurnberg, DE)
Title: Signal splitter
Patent Number: 9,379,425

Inventors: Albu; Felix (Bucharest, RO), Drimbarean; Alexandru (Galway, IE), Zamfir; Adrian (Bucharest, RO), Florea; Corneliu (Bucharest, RO), Corcoran; Peter (Claregalway, IE)
Title: Adaptive PSF estimation technique using a sharp preview and a blurred image
Patent Number: 8,208,746

Inventors: Alcazar; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Dunn; Michael (Redmond, WA), Canter; Adriaan W. (Seattle, WA), Tammana; Venkata Rama Prasad (Kirkland, WA)
Title: System and method for progressively installing a software application
Patent Number: 7,395,534

Inventors: Aldred; Deborah Lynne (Shambrook, GB), Berry; Mark John (Shambrook, GB), Cebula; Deryck Jozef (Shambrook, GB), Cox; Andrew Richard (Shambrook, GB), Golding; Matthew Duncan (Vlaardingen, NL), Golding; Sarah (Vlaardingen, NL), Keenan; Robert Daniel (Shambrook, GB), Malone; Mark Emmett (Palmerston North, NZ), Twigg; Sarah (Shambrook, GB)
Title: Frozen products
Patent Number: 8,206,770

Inventors: Aldridge; Donald (New Carlisle, OH), Winer; Harry P. (Holliston, MA)
Title: Garment with storage pouch
Patent Number: 7,395,555

Inventors: Alexis; Alan Previn (Selangor, MY)
Title: Pre-execution environment compliant dynamic host configuration protocol relay agent
Patent Number: 7,395,342

Inventors: Alger; Joshua A. (Raleigh, NC), Kaplinger; Todd E. (Raleigh, NC), Williamson; Stephen B. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Analytics based scoping of HTML5 web storage attributes
Patent Number: 9,380,118

Inventors: Ali; Imtiaz (Lathrup Village, MI), Serkh; Alexander (Troy, MI)
Title: Transmission and constant speed accessory drive
Patent Number: 7,396,311

Inventors: Alisi; Maria Alessandra (Rome, IT), Dragone; Patrizia (Rome, IT), Furlotti; Guido (Rome, IT), Cazzolla; Nicola (Albano Laziale, IT), Russo; Vincenzo (Altomonte, IT), Mangano; Giorgina (Rome, IT), Coletta; Isabella (Rome, IT), Polenzani; Lorenzo (Grottaferrata, IT)
Title: 3-aminocarbazole compounds, pharmaceutical composition containing the same and method for the preparation thereof
Patent Number: 8,207,214

Inventors: Allard; Jessica (Lardy, FR), Caijo; Frederic (Thorigne Fouillard, FR), Morel; Aurelie (Paris, FR)
Title: Method for synthesising biobased unsaturated acids
Patent Number: 9,376,366

Inventors: Allen; David (Longwood, FL), Cook; Jim (Orlando, FL)
Title: Apparatus and method for the installation of a stator core into a power generator
Patent Number: 7,395,594

Inventors: Allen; David (Yardley, PA)
Title: Jacketed LED assemblies and light strings containing same
Patent Number: 8,206,014

Inventors: Altman; Alon (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Compromised password mitigation
Patent Number: 9,379,896

Inventors: Alumbaugh; David (Berkeley, CA), Nichols; Edward (Berkeley, CA), Esmersoy; Cengiz (Sugar Land, TX)
Title: Systems and methods for electromagnetic detection of a formation anomaly from a near bit location while drilling
Patent Number: 9,377,556

Inventors: Amineh; Romel (Umeae, SE)
Title: Communication unit provided with intra-changeable elements
Patent Number: 7,397,413

Inventors: Amundsen; Marvin Windsor (Houston, TX), Johnson; Charles Daniel (Porter, TX)
Title: Methods to repair worn or eroded PDC cutters, cutters so repaired, and use of repaired PDC cutters in drill bits or other tools
Patent Number: 9,375,827

Inventors: An; Bok Sun (Gyunggi-do, KR), Yi; Moon Do (Gyunggi-do, KR), Konevsky; Oleg (Gyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Camera module with double barrels
Patent Number: 8,208,210

Inventors: Andersen; Odd Kjetil (Stavanger, NO), Sanni; Steinar (Stavanger, NO)
Title: Method of determining the effect of a spill on a marine environment
Patent Number: 8,206,985

Inventors: Anderson; Jay H. (Fishkill, NY), Kelley; Edward E. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Motika; Franco (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Secure voting system
Patent Number: 7,395,964

Inventors: Anderson; Kimberly A. (Eagan, MN), Cox; James E. (Corcoran, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for treating pelvic organ prolapse
Patent Number: 8,206,281

Inventors: Anderson; Torrence (Overland Park, KS), Moon; Brian (DeKalb, IL), Richardson; Jed C. (Batavia, IL)
Title: Plastic expandable utility shed
Patent Number: 7,395,634

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Shuto; Eita (Tokyo, JP), Tsumagari; Yasufumi (Yokohama, JP), Toyama; Haruhiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Takero (Akishima, JP)
Title: Information storage medium, information reproducing apparatus, and information reproducing method
Patent Number: 8,208,788

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Unno; Hiroaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information recording method, information recording medium, and information reproducing method, wherein information is stored on a data recording portion and a management information recording portion
Patent Number: 7,394,970

Inventors: Ando; Hideo (Tokyo, JP), Unno; Hiroaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Information recording method, information recording medium, and information reproducing method, wherein information is stored on a data recording portion and a management information recording portion
Patent Number: 7,394,971

Inventors: Anspach; Steve (Tampa, FL), Salazar; Luke (St. Petersburg, FL), Heyliger; Brian (Wesley Chapel, FL), Kasson; Greg (Clearwater, FL), West; Jeff (Bandon, FL)
Title: Encryption of voice and data in a single data stream in a deployable, secure communication system
Patent Number: 8,209,750

Inventors: Antony; George (Kerala, IN), Berry; Christopher J. (Hudson, NY), Nigaglioni; Ricardo H. (Austin, TX), Rangarajan; Sridhar H. (Karnataka, IN), Saha; Sourav (Kolkata, IN), Singh; Vinay K. (Gorakhpur, IN)
Title: Critical region identification
Patent Number: 9,378,326

Inventors: Anttila; Donald S. (Southbury, CT)
Title: Dynamic antenna allocation system
Patent Number: 7,395,084

Inventors: Aoki; Takahiro (Kawasaki, JP), Hara; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Yanagi; Shigenori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Storage device, continuous-vibration detecting method, and control apparatus
Patent Number: 7,397,626

Inventors: Araki; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Matsui; Sosuke (Tokyo, JP), Miyoshi; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Takai; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Using access count of the remote site to optimize file transfer order for asynchronous replication
Patent Number: 9,378,259

Inventors: Arcella; Vincenzo (Milan, IT), Cirillo; Luca (Milan, IT), Ghielmi; Alessandro (Milan, IT), Merlo; Luca (Montorfano, IT), Millefanti; Stefano (Como, IT)
Title: Process for stabilizing fluoropolymer having ion exchange groups
Patent Number: 8,207,235

Inventors: Archer; Vance D. (Eatontown, NJ), Chesire; Daniel P. (Winter Garden, FL), Kang; Seung H. (Sinking Spring, PA), Kook; Taeho (Orlando, FL), Merchant; Sailesh M. (Macungie, PA)
Title: Semiconductor with damage detection circuitry
Patent Number: 7,397,103

Inventors: Arenburg; Robert T (Round Rock, TX), Barillaud; Franck (Austin, TX), Dutta; Shivnath (Round Rock, TX), Mendoza; Alfredo V (Georgetown, TX)
Title: Stateful data geofencing
Patent Number: 9,378,378

Inventors: Argon; Cenk (Madison, WI), Born; Richard Martin (Fort Collins, CO), Silvus; Gregory Lee (Boulder, CO), Souvignier; Thomas Victor (Longmont, CO), Vasiliev; Peter Igorevich (Longmont, CO)
Title: Low complexity pseudo-random interleaver
Patent Number: 7,395,461

Inventors: Armstrong; William Joseph (Rochester, MN), Floyd; Michael Stephen (Austin, TX), Kalla; Ronald Nick (Round Rock, TX), Leitner; Larry Scott (Austin, TX), Sinharoy; Balaram (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Processor core with per-thread resource usage accounting logic
Patent Number: 8,209,698

Inventors: Arnborg; Torkel (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Bipolar transistor
Patent Number: 7,397,108

Inventors: Arvin; Charles L. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Bird; Kenneth (Hopewell Junction, NY), Goldsmith; Charles C. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Kang; Sung K. (Chappaqua, NY), Lu; Minhua (Yorktown Heights, NY), McCarthy; Clare J. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Perfecto; Eric D. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Reddy; Srinivasa S. N. (Lagrangeville, NY), Semkow; Krystyna W. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Wassick; Thomas A. (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Electromigration-resistant lead-free solder interconnect structures
Patent Number: 9,379,007

Inventors: Asano; Masayasu (Yokohama, JP), Maki; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Computer and method for managing storage apparatus
Patent Number: 8,209,484

Inventors: Asano; Yoshihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Koike; Takahisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sheet conveying device, image forming apparatus, sheet thickness detection system
Patent Number: 9,376,287

Inventors: Asher; Michael (Conyers, GA), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA), Giddens; Chuck (Conyers, GA), Huffman; John Sinclair (Conyers, GA), Stewart; Harold (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Application of statistical inference to optical time domain reflectometer data
Patent Number: 7,397,545

Inventors: Ashtekar; Koustubh Dnyandeo (Moon Township, PA), Benke; James Jeffery (Pittsburgh, PA), Jenkins; Zachary R. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Mechanical wear, wipe and stroke measurement system for circuit breakers
Patent Number: 9,378,901

Inventors: Ayoub; Michael (Crissier, CH)
Title: Beverage capsule with an opening system
Patent Number: 9,376,253

Inventors: Baba; Yoshiyuki (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Option module, option program, printing system
Patent Number: 7,397,573

Inventors: Baca; Jim S. (Corrales, NM), Kohlenberg; Tobias M. (Portland, OR), Li; Hong (El Dorado Hills, CA), Stanasolovich; David (Albuquerque, NM), Price; Mark H. (Placitas, NM), Birkel; Steven J. (Portland, OR), Reese; Kenneth W. (Portland, OR), Tafoya; Ronald (Sandia Park, NM)
Title: Authenticating to a network via a device-specific one time password
Patent Number: 9,380,026

Inventors: Baccouche; Mohamed Ridha (Ann Arbor, MI), Nusier; Saied (Canton, MI)
Title: Extruded aluminum bumper having triggers
Patent Number: 8,205,921

Inventors: Badwal; Herman S. (Markham, CA), Badzak; Miran (Reading, MA), Retchless; Robert (North York, CA), Saracevic; Fariz (Research Triangle Park, NC), Schaefer; Lauren H. (Newark, DE), Taylor; Chris N. (Newmarket, CA)
Title: Facilitating legal approval of digital images
Patent Number: 9,378,410

Inventors: Bae; Soo-hyun (Seoul, KR), Kim; Tae-hee (Suwon-si, KR), Ryu; Hee-seob (Suwon-si, KR), Sohn; Jun-il (Yongin-si, KR), Park; Min-kyu (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Yong-beom (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and system for quantifying degree of fatigue resulting from use of three-dimensional display
Patent Number: 7,396,127

Inventors: Baer; Angela L. (Westminster, MD), Andrieu, legal representative; Emeline (Orrouy, FR), Andrieu, legal representative; Melanie (St. Jean les deux Jumeaux, FR), Andrieu; Hubert (Crepy-en-Valois, FR)
Title: Self-curling knitted sleeve and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 7,395,680

Inventors: Baessler; Michael (Nickartenzlingen, DE), Fan; Si Bin (Beijing, CN), Jiang; Peng Hui (Beijing, CN), Shen; Ying (Beijing, CN), Xu; Yan (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Ling (Shanghai, CN), Zou; Jia (Beijing, CN)
Title: Enhancing HTTP caching by allowing content sharing of data blocks across resources identified by different uniform resource locators
Patent Number: 9,378,178

Inventors: Bagnall; Adam MacGregor (Derbyshire, GB), Lockwood; Clive (Derby, GB)
Title: Temperature controlling apparatus
Patent Number: 8,206,079

Inventors: Bagwell; Brandon R. (Chesapeake, VA)
Title: Mooring cleat with open design for non-threaded entry
Patent Number: 9,376,171

Inventors: Bailey; David R. (Lake Forest Park, WA), Rajaraman; Anand (Seattle, WA), Feldman; Todd J. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Search engine system and associated content analysis methods for locating web pages with product offerings
Patent Number: 7,395,259

Inventors: Bajaj; Mohit (Bangalore, IN), Gundapaneni; Suresh (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Konar; Aniruddha (Bangalore, IN), Mavilla; Narasimha R. (Bangalore, IN), Murali; Kota V. R. M. (Bangalore, IN), Nowak; Edward J. (Essex Junction, VT)
Title: Symmetric tunnel field effect transistor
Patent Number: 9,379,253

Inventors: Bajpay; Paritosh (Edison, NJ), Bekampis; Carolyn V. (Wayside, NJ), Eslambolchi; Hossein (Los Altos Hills, CA), Girardi; Nino (Staten Island, NY), Li; Wen-Jui (Middletown, NJ), Lu; David (Morganville, NJ), McCanuel; John (Bailey, CO), Soares, III; John (Yonkers, NY), Vasilescu; Mihail (Middletown, NJ)
Title: Predicting cable failure through remote failure detection of error signatures
Patent Number: 7,397,385

Inventors: Baldemair; Robert (Solna, SE), Sorrentino; Stefano (Solna, SE)
Title: Reference signal generation technique
Patent Number: 9,379,864

Inventors: Balderes; Paul J. (New York, NY), Eastman; Scott W. (New York, NY), Erickson; Hans K. (Waltham, MA), Ludwig; Dale L. (Denville, NJ), Moxham; Christopher M. (Princeton Junction, NJ), Plowman; Gregory D. (New York, NY), Rigby; Alan C. (Glen Ridge, NJ)
Title: Compounds to fibroblast growth factor receptor-3 (FGFR3) and methods of treatment
Patent Number: 9,375,488

Inventors: Baldwin; Brian Eugene (Centennial, CO), Smith; Randall Wallace (Lakewood, CO), Baldwin; Gregory John (Greenwood Village, CO)
Title: Swabable fluid connectors and fluid connector pairs
Patent Number: 7,396,051

Inventors: Baldwin; Leo B. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Optical touch sensor
Patent Number: 9,377,900

Inventors: Baliarda; Carles Puente (Barcelona, ES), Borau; Carmen Borja (Barcelona, ES), Pros; Jaume Anguera (Barcelona, ES), Castany; Jordi Soler (Mataro, ES)
Title: Multilevel antennae
Patent Number: 7,397,431

Inventors: Baliarda; Carles Puente (Tiana, ES), Rozan; Edouard Jean Louis (Barcelona, ES), Pros; Jaime Anguera (Vinaros, ES)
Title: Space-filling miniature antennas
Patent Number: 8,207,893

Inventors: Bamba; Masakazu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Transmission apparatus
Patent Number: 7,397,760

Inventors: Banerjee; Joydeep (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Wojciak; Paul A. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Predictive alert threshold determination tool
Patent Number: 9,378,112

Inventors: Bao; Xiaoyan Robert (Pasadena, CA), Quake; Stephen R. (Stanford, CA), Simon; Melvin I. (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Method and device for regulating fluid flow in microfluidic devices
Patent Number: 8,206,975

Inventors: Bao; Yiliang (San Diego, CA), Gell; David (San Diego, CA), Stanwood; Kenneth L. (Vista, CA), ElArabawy; Ahmed (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for using client-side video buffer occupancy for enhanced quality of experience in a communication network
Patent Number: 9,380,091

Inventors: Baratono; Ronald (Allen Park, MI), Abbas; Mossad (Uckfield, GB)
Title: Combined rear view mirror and telephone
Patent Number: 7,395,096

Inventors: Barbara; Francois (Sartrouville, FR), Garando; Lahcen (Orsay, FR)
Title: Multi chip modules for downhole equipment
Patent Number: 9,379,052

Inventors: Barbieri; Scott (Middlebury, VT), Bergendahl; Peter J. (Winooski, VT)
Title: Gliding board with varying bending properties
Patent Number: 7,396,036

Inventors: Barnett; Christopher James (Henley on Thames, GB), Gascoyne; John Malcolm (Bucks, GB), Hards; Graham Alan (Reading, GB), Ralph; Thomas Robertson (Reading, GB)
Title: Substrate
Patent Number: 7,396,610

Inventors: Baroud; Charles N (Paris, FR), Delville; Jean-Pierre (Talence, FR)
Title: Method for treating drops in a microfluid circuit
Patent Number: 8,206,994

Inventors: Barrett; David Gene (Zionsville, IN), Bueno Melendo; Ana Belen (Madrid, ES), Franciskovich; Jeffry Bernard (Zionsville, IN), Liu; Bin (Fishers, IN), Takeuchi; Kumiko (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: GPR119 agonists
Patent Number: 8,207,344

Inventors: Barsun; Stephan K. (Davis, CA), Cromwell; S. Daniel (Penryn, CA), Bolich; Bryan D. (Davis, CA)
Title: Wedge lock
Patent Number: 7,397,666

Inventors: Barzegar; Farhad (Township of Hillsborough, Somerset County, NJ), Gerszberg; Irwin (Kendall Park, NJ), Treventi; Philip Andrew (Murray Hill, NJ)
Title: Circuit to provide backup telephone service for a multiple service access system using a twisted pair
Patent Number: 7,394,757

Inventors: Basceri; Cem (Sterling, VA), Sandhu; Gurtej S. (Boise, ID)
Title: Integrated circuitry
Patent Number: 8,207,563

Inventors: Basker; Veeraraghavan S. (Schenectady, NY), Gluschenkov; Oleg (Tannersville, NY), Mochizuki; Shogo (Clifton Park, NY), Reznicek; Alexander (Troy, NY)
Title: Tall relaxed high percentage silicon germanium fins on insulator
Patent Number: 9,378,952

Inventors: Bastide; Paul R. (Boxford, MA), Bhogal; Kulvir S. (Fort Worth, TX), Hoy; Jeffrey R. (Southern Pines, NC), Silva; Asima (Holden, MA)
Title: Conversation branching for more efficient resolution
Patent Number: 9,380,010

Inventors: Bastug; Ahmet (Istanbul, TR), Demaj; Pierre (Nice, FR)
Title: Symbol-level adaptation method, memory, equalizer and receiver for implementing this method
Patent Number: 8,208,457

Inventors: Baumert; Bernard (Schaeffersheim, FR)
Title: Prehung fire door unit with one or two swing door leaf or leaves
Patent Number: 9,376,855

Inventors: Baumgartner; Theodore James (Fairview, TX), Smith; Richard Todd (McKinney, TX)
Title: Method for making a low carbohydrate dough
Patent Number: 7,396,555

Inventors: Begon; Cedric (Charenton le Pont, FR), Defranco; Christelle (Charenton le Pont, FR)
Title: Method for transferring a micron-sized pattern onto an optical article and optical article thus obtained
Patent Number: 8,205,551

Inventors: Behnken; John F. (Hurley, NY), Doleh; Yaser K. (North Royalton, OH), Marzorati; Mauro (Lutz, FL)
Title: Using resource records for digital certificate validation
Patent Number: 9,380,053

Inventors: Behruzi; Kei P. (Bremen, DE), Michaelis; Mark (Bremen, DE), Netter; Gaston (Vollersode, DE)
Title: Fuel tank for spacecraft
Patent Number: 7,395,832

Inventors: Behzad; Arya Reza (Poway, CA)
Title: Multiple band multiple input multiple output transceiver integrated circuit
Patent Number: 7,395,040

Inventors: Behzad; Arya Reza (Poway, CA)
Title: Transmitter pre-distortion across wide transmit power dynamic range
Patent Number: 8,208,582

Inventors: Bekele; Solomon (Taylors, SC), Esakov; Michael D. (Inman, SC)
Title: Polyamide multilayer film
Patent Number: 8,206,818

Inventors: Bell; Cynthia (Chandler, AZ), Raj; Kannan (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Reducing the effect of noise in an imaging system
Patent Number: 7,397,506

Inventors: Beller; Juergen (Gomaringen, DE), Klein; Ralf (Rottenburg, DE)
Title: Electrosurgical HF generator
Patent Number: 9,375,248

Inventors: Beloy; Kevin Christopher (Columbus, OH)
Title: Vehicles and methods of controlling intake airflow
Patent Number: 8,205,698

Inventors: Bennett; Jon Claude Russell (Sudbury, MA), White; Gerard (Dunstable, MA)
Title: Use of synchronized clocks to provide input and output time stamps for performance measurement of traffic within a communications system
Patent Number: 7,394,770

Inventors: Bennett; Richard T. (Vancouver, WA), Hlasny; Daryl J. (Vancouver, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for implementing an acknowledgement mechanism for transmission of a real-time data stream
Patent Number: 7,394,813

Inventors: Bensch; Lars (Hamburg, DE), Henrichfreise; Hermann (Bergisch Gladbach, DE), Jusseit; Juergen (Nuembrecht, DE), Merz; Ludger (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Method for reconstructing gusts and structural loads at aircraft, in particular passenger aircraft
Patent Number: 8,209,159

Inventors: Benting; Jurgen (Leichlingen, DE), Coqueron; Pierre-Yves (Lyons, FR), Cristau; Pierre (Lyons, FR), Dahmen; Peter (Neuss, DE), Desbordes; Philippe (Lyons, FR), Dubost; Christophe (Charbonnieres les bains, FR), Gary; Stephanie (Champagne au Mont d Or, FR), Greul; Jorg (Leverkusen, DE), Hadano; Hiroyuki (Tochigi, JP), Vors; Jean-Pierre (Saint Foy les Lyon, FR), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE)
Title: 5-halogenopyrazolecarboxamides
Patent Number: 9,375,004

Inventors: Benz; Peter Anastasius (Goldach, CH), Eckert; Gunther Oskar (Zellingen, DE), Masuch; Bernd Kurt (Kurnach, DE)
Title: Printing press and method of operating a printing press, and printing press system and method of operating the printing press system
Patent Number: 8,205,553

Inventors: Berdelle-Hilge; Peter (Konstanz, DE)
Title: Device for the sorting of flat mailings
Patent Number: 7,397,011

Inventors: Beresinski; Marek (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Method for forming a structural component of an aircraft or spacecraft, and forming device
Patent Number: 9,375,882

Inventors: Berfield; Robert C. (Jersey Shore, PA)
Title: Rotary flail feeding device
Patent Number: 7,395,601

Inventors: Bergami; Stefano (Bologna, IT), Zuffa; Zeno (Bologna, IT)
Title: Mould for forming the headpiece of deformable tubular plastic containers
Patent Number: 7,396,221

Inventors: Berger; Deanna Postles Dunn (Poughkeepsie, NY), Fee; Michael F. (Cold Spring, NY), Kaminski, Jr.; Edward J. (Wynnewood, PA), Orf; Diane L. (Somerville, MA)
Title: Cross-pipe serialization for multi-pipeline processor
Patent Number: 9,378,023

Inventors: Bergk; Gunther (Niedernhausen, DE)
Title: Inductive transmission of electric energy
Patent Number: 7,397,679

Inventors: Berhin; Rodrigue (Arlon, BE), Pascal; David (Beidweiler, BE), Kimus; Pierre (Attert, BE)
Title: Camshaft phaser
Patent Number: 9,376,939

Inventors: Berkowitz; Brian (Seattle, WA), Golds; David (Redmond, WA), Johnson; Michael Christopher (Bothell, WA), Olsson; Steven E. (Camano Island, WA), Van Ingen; Catharine (Bellevue, WA)
Title: System and method for backing up and restoring data
Patent Number: 7,395,387

Inventors: Berreth; Marc (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method for providing image objects in a medical image information system, and medical image information system
Patent Number: 8,208,702

Inventors: Bestgen; Robert J. (Rochester, MN), Beuch; Daniel E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Management of updates in a database system
Patent Number: 9,378,234

Inventors: Bestgen; Robert J. (Rochester, MN), Beuch; Daniel E. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Management of updates in a database system
Patent Number: 9,378,235

Inventors: Betker; Steven Manning (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Zone management in a multi-module fibre channel switch
Patent Number: 7,397,768

Inventors: Betts-LaCroix; Jonathan (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Multilayer compact antenna
Patent Number: 8,207,894

Inventors: Bettuchi; Michael J. (Middletown, CT)
Title: Articulating surgical portal apparatus with spring
Patent Number: 8,206,357

Inventors: Beyer; Brian M. (Matawan, NJ), Hesson; Thomas (Burlington, MA), Le; Hung V. (Rockaway, NJ), Prongay; Andrew J. (Billerica, MA), Kalghatgi; Krishna (Westborough, MA), Gesell; Jennifer Joanne (Allentown, NJ), Ingram; Richard N. (Scotch Plains, NJ), Ziebell; Michael R. (Arlington, MA)
Title: Assay for PCSK9 inhibitors
Patent Number: 8,206,943

Inventors: Bhaskaran; Vasudev (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Adaptive video prefilter
Patent Number: 7,394,856

Inventors: Bhat; Rajeshwari (Bangalore Karnataka, IN), K N; Dinesh Kumar (Bangalore, IN), Saju; Francis C V (Bangalore, IN)
Title: System to detect lock tampering
Patent Number: 7,397,341

Inventors: Bhattiprolu; Srikanth (Santa Clara, CA), Cai; Xiang Yu (Beijing, CN), Liang; Rui (Beijing, CN), Nan; Jun Jie (Beijing, CN), Przybylski; Piotr (Foster City, CA)
Title: Deploying and modifying a service-oriented architecture deployment environment model
Patent Number: 9,380,001

Inventors: Bhushan; Bharat (Cupertino, CA), Sharma; Vinod (Sunnyvale, CA), Grochowski; Edward (San Jose, CA), Crawford; John (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing single-cycle addition or subtraction and comparison in redundant form arithmetic
Patent Number: 7,395,304

Inventors: Biadatz; Adrian (Krefeld, DE), Kirchhoff; Sascha (Krefeld, DE)
Title: Holding arrangement for an entry area of a rail vehicle and method for assembling the holding arrangement
Patent Number: 9,376,126

Inventors: Bijnen; Franciscus Godefridus Casper (Valkenswaard, NL), Tenner; Manfred Gawein (Eindhoven, NL), Warnaar; Patrick (Tilburg, NL), Van Kemenade; Marc (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Alignment mark and a method of aligning a substrate comprising such an alignment mark
Patent Number: 8,208,121

Inventors: Bill; David (Foster City, CA)
Title: Distributing personalized content
Patent Number: 7,394,816

Inventors: Billingham; John (Getzville, NY), Chen; Guang X. (Williamsville, NY)
Title: Distillation method and structured packing
Patent Number: 9,375,655

Inventors: Binder; Gisela (Schwetzingen, DE), Demir; Suat (Walldorf, DE), Michels; Jurgen (Dossenheim, DE), Schaffrath; Dieter (Lorsch, DE), Schilfahrt; Jorg (Mauer, DE), Schonberger; Wolfgang (Schriesheim, DE), Schwaab; Bernhard (Neustadt, DE), Thielemenann; Michael (Heildelberg, DE)
Title: Method for operating an anilox printing unit and printing press for carrying out the method
Patent Number: 8,205,550

Inventors: Binnig; Gerd K. (Wollerau, CH), Haeberle; Walter (Wadenswil, CH), Vettiger; Peter (Langnau am Albis, CH)
Title: Data read/write systems comprising a tip
Patent Number: 7,394,749

Inventors: Bisanti; Biagio (Antibes, FR), Coppola; Francesco (Grasse, FR), Cipriani; Stefano (Golfe Juan, FR)
Title: Oscillator coupling to reduce spurious signals in receiver circuits
Patent Number: 7,397,311

Inventors: Blasczyk; James H. (Friendswood, TX)
Title: Systems and apparatus for inhibiting a compressed pipe liner from retreating into a host pipe
Patent Number: 9,377,149

Inventors: Blaugrund; Eran (Rehovot, IL), Levy; Ruth (Tel-Aviv, IL)
Title: Use of rasagiline with or without riluzole to treat amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Patent Number: 7,396,860

Inventors: Blees; Martin Hillebrand (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Electric lamp and manufacture method therefor
Patent Number: 9,378,939

Inventors: Blijevsky; Alex (Yoqneam Illit, IL)
Title: Apparatus, system and method to indicate in-vivo device location
Patent Number: 8,206,285

Inventors: Blinn; Arnold Neil (Bellevue, WA), Coco; Joseph N. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Method and system for restricting the usage of payment accounts
Patent Number: 7,395,242

Inventors: Blomquist; Michael (Blaine, MN), Bresina; Timothy (Shoreview, MN), Bynum; Gail (Brooklyn Park, MN), Welsch; Michael (Stillwater, MN)
Title: Display for pump
Patent Number: 9,378,333

Inventors: Boczek; Michael S. (Burlington, KY), Huffington; Todd A. (Fairfield, OH), Klatte; Kevin M. (Milford, OH), Martin; Robert C. (Milford, OH), Reynolds, Jr.; Michael D. (Cincinnati, OH), Wolf; David J. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Lethal threat protection system for a vehicle and method
Patent Number: 8,205,933

Inventors: Boehme; Sten (Kiel, DE), Sachau; Delf (Hamburg, DE), Kletschkowski; Thomas (Hamburg, DE), Breitbach; Harald (Hamburg, DE), Simanowski; Kai (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Active sound blocker
Patent Number: 8,208,651

Inventors: Boelling; Jochen (Baden-Baden, DE), Halm; Christian Bernhard (Walldorf, DE), Guenter; Frank (Karlsruhe, DE), Heinz; Volker (Roemerberg, DE)
Title: Torsional vibration damper comprising a sectional primary element
Patent Number: 8,206,227

Inventors: Bombardelli; Ezio (Gropello Cairoli, IT)
Title: Method of reducing blood cholesterol and triglyceride levels using combinations of vasoprotective agent
Patent Number: 8,206,759

Inventors: Bommi; Govind (Bayshore Park, SG), Bommi; Krishna Murthy (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Filter cartridge for gravity-fed water treatment device
Patent Number: 7,396,461

Inventors: Bonanno; James J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Giri; Akash V. (Austin, TX), Mayer; Ulrich (Weil im Schoenbuch, DE), Prasky; Brian R. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Asynchronous lookahead hierarchical branch prediction
Patent Number: 9,378,020

Inventors: Bonn; Kenlyn S. (Lakewood, CO)
Title: Method for constructing a dipole antenna
Patent Number: 9,379,444

Inventors: Bonnefoi; Patrice (Saint Didier Au Mont d'Or, FR), Wang; Dong (Tianjin, CN), Ginies; Pierre (Sathonay Village, FR), Claudin; Ingrid (Meximieux, FR)
Title: Oil injection device for variable-speed scroll refrigeration compressor
Patent Number: 9,377,013

Inventors: Boon; Choong Seng (Moriguchi, JP), Shen; Sheng Mei (Singapore, SG), Tan; Thiow Keng (Singapore, SG)
Title: Image predictive coding method
Patent Number: 7,394,941

Inventors: Borsuk; James M. (Westlake, OH), Harrell; Greg (Clyde, OH), McGhee; Edward C. (Amherst, OH), Smith; James (Amherst, OH)
Title: Lamp systems and methods for generating ultraviolet light
Patent Number: 9,378,857

Inventors: Botha; Louis (San Diego, CA), Koekemoer; Philip (San Diego, CA), Sung; Sang Hun (San Diego, CA), Kong; Ning (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Method and system for achieving space and time diversity gain
Patent Number: 9,379,766

Inventors: Botzum; Keys D. (Columbia, MD), Birk; Peter D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Secure caching technique for shared distributed caches
Patent Number: 8,209,548

Inventors: Boyce; Dean Arden (Waterloo, IA)
Title: Wiper opening cover
Patent Number: 7,395,576

Inventors: Boyd; Diane C. (LaGrangeville, NY), Cai; Juan (Freemont, CA), Chan; Kevin K. (Staten Island, NY), Mooney; Patricia M. (Mount Kisco, NY), Rim; Kern (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Hetero-integrated strained silicon n- and p-MOSFETs
Patent Number: 7,396,747

Inventors: Boyd; John M. (Hillsboro, OR), Redeker; Fritz C. (Fremont, CA), Dordi; Yezdi (Palo Alto, CA), Ravkin; Michael (Sunnyvale, CA), de Larios; John (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Apparatus and method for confined area planarization
Patent Number: 7,396,430

Inventors: Bradd; Patrick (Maidenhead, GB)
Title: Admissions control in a connectionless communications network
Patent Number: 7,397,763

Inventors: Bragstad; Lance (Pine Island, MN), Branson; Michael J. (Rochester, MN), Cao; Bin (Rochester, MN), Carey; James E. (Rochester, MN), Odden; Mathew R. (Rochester, MN)
Title: Using cloud resources to improve performance of a streaming application
Patent Number: 9,379,950

Inventors: Brandt; Thomas (Neumunster, DE), Messner; Markus (Biedermannsdorf, AT), Schwarz; Maria (Vienna, AT), Totzke; Jurgen (Poing, DE)
Title: Method, network agent and bandwidth broker for managing the available bandwidth for connections between terminals of a packet-oriented communication network
Patent Number: 8,208,374

Inventors: Brannan; Joseph D. (Erie, CO)
Title: Methods of adjusting an ablation field radiating into tissue using microwave field-detecting needle assemblies
Patent Number: 9,375,279

Inventors: Brannan; Joseph D. (Erie, CO), Rick; Kyle R. (Boulder, CO), Weiss; Manoja (Arvada, CO), Glazier; Joshua C. (Littleton, CO)
Title: Microwave ablation generator control system
Patent Number: 9,375,277

Inventors: Bratkovski; Alexandre (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Monitoring an environment using a RFID assembly
Patent Number: 7,397,370

Inventors: Braun; John F (Fairfield, CT), Cordery; Robert A (Danbury, CT), Ryan, Jr.; Frederick W (Oxford, CT), Sansone; Ronald P (Weston, CT)
Title: Method and system for measuring thickness of an item based on imaging
Patent Number: 7,394,915

Inventors: Brauneis; Axel (Munzenberg Gambach, DE), Edel; Eddy (Friedberg, DE)
Title: Drive apparatus for a mail-processing system
Patent Number: 7,395,639

Inventors: Breed; David S. (Miami Beach, FL)
Title: Vehicular map database management techniques
Patent Number: 8,209,120

Inventors: Briggs; Simon A. S. (Winchester, GB), Hook; James K. (Bristol, GB), Hunt; Hamish C. (Ashford, GB), Lincoln; Nicholas K. (Stockbridge, GB)
Title: Calculating confidence values for source code based on availability of experts
Patent Number: 9,378,010

Inventors: Briscoe; Peter John (Bath, GB), Tector; Elizabeth Graves (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Capacity management for data networks
Patent Number: 8,208,490

Inventors: Britt; Jeffrey S. (Tucson, AZ), Albright; Scot (Tucson, AZ), Schoop; Urs (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Buffer layer deposition for thin-film solar cells
Patent Number: 9,378,947

Inventors: Brock; Bishop (Coupland, TX), Gloekler; Tilman (Gaertringen, DE), Koenig; Andreas (Boeblingen, DE), Lichtenau; Cedric (Stuttgart, DE), Lobo; Preetham M. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Interruption of chip component managing tasks
Patent Number: 9,378,048

Inventors: Brockmann; Andreas (Bidingen, DE), Martens; Michael (Marktoberdorf, DE)
Title: Hydraulic system for utility vehicles, in particular agricultural tractors
Patent Number: 7,395,664

Inventors: Brown; Christopher T. (Pittsburgh, PA), Sheina; Elena E. (Pittsburgh, PA), Xu; Ting (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Fluoro monomers, oligomers, and polymers for inks and organic electronic devices
Patent Number: 9,376,529

Inventors: Brown; Jeffrey D. (Rochester, MN), Shearer; Robert A. (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Shared receive queue allocation for network on a chip communication
Patent Number: 9,378,168

Inventors: Brown; Justin D. (Seattle, WA), Smith; John W. (Seattle, WA), Link; Craig A. (Seattle, WA), Im; Hoon (Sunnyvale, CA), Barry; Charles H. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Distributed load balancing for single entry-point systems
Patent Number: 7,395,335

Inventors: Brown; Martin (Chandlers Ford, GB), Lincoln; Nicholas K. (Stockbridge, GB), Lundgren; Jens D. R. (Dyssegard, DK), Papageorgiou; Anthony P. (Southampton, GB)
Title: Target identification for sending content from a mobile device
Patent Number: 9,378,639

Inventors: Brown; Michael Wayne (Georgetown, TX), McIntyre; Joseph Herbert (Austin, TX), Paolini; Michael A. (Austin, TX), Weaver; James Mark (Austin, TX), Winters; Scott Lee (Austin, TX)
Title: Origin device order billing according to caller
Patent Number: 7,394,893

Inventors: Brown; Ralph William (Boulder, CO), Medin, Jr.; Milo S. (Redwood City, CA), Keller; Robert (Menlo Park, CA), Temkin; David (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and system for restricting access to user resources
Patent Number: 8,209,427

Inventors: Browne; Alan L. (Grosse Pointe, MI), Johnson; Nancy L. (Northville, MI), Mankame; Nilesh D. (Ann Arbor, MI), Alexander; Paul W. (Ypsilanti, MI), Muhammad; Hanif (Ann Arbor, MI), Strom; Kenneth A. (Washington, MI), Wells; James W. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Tunable impedance load-bearing structures
Patent Number: 8,205,445

Inventors: Brun; Mickael (Eybens, FR), Labeye; Pierre (Grenoble, FR), Nicoletti; Sergio (Sinard, FR), Bogris; Adonis (Athenes, GR), Kapsalis; Alexandros (Athenes, GR), Syvridis; Dimitris (Athenes, GR)
Title: Device for non-linear signal conversion by four-wave mixing
Patent Number: 9,377,668

Inventors: Brunkhorst; Richard A. (Raleigh, NC), Duquene; Joel (Raleigh, NC), Myers; David S. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Program subset execution and debug
Patent Number: 9,378,116

Inventors: Brunner; Matthias (Kirchheim, DE)
Title: Drive apparatus with improved testing properties
Patent Number: 8,208,114

Inventors: Brunner; Robert (Montreal, CA), Marchand; Laurent (Montreal, CA)
Title: Forwarding a packet within a router using fragments over an interconnect
Patent Number: 8,208,484

Inventors: Bucher; Charles E. (Venetin, PA), Bucher; John C. (Hillsboro Beach, FL)
Title: Quick install blade arms for ceiling fans
Patent Number: 7,396,210

Inventors: Buck; Nathan (Underhill, VT), Dreibelbis; Brian (Underhill, VT), Dubuque; John P. (Jericho, VT), Foreman; Eric A. (Fairfax, VT), Habitz; Peter A. (Hinesburg, VT), Hathaway; David J. (Underhill, VT), Hemmett; Jeffrey G. (St. George, VT), Venkateswaran; Natesan (Hopewell Junction, NY), Visweswariah; Chandramouli (Croton-on-Hudson, NY), Zolotov; Vladimir (Putnam Valley, NY)
Title: Modeling multi-patterning variability with statistical timing
Patent Number: 9,378,328

Inventors: Bucknall; David (Summertown, GB), Czernuszk; Jan (Summertown, GB), Lee; Jinhyun (Summertown, GB), Radzi; Zamri (Summertown, GB), Swan; Marc (Summertown, GB)
Title: Tissue expander
Patent Number: 9,375,512

Inventors: Budinski; Michael K (Pittsford, NY)
Title: Method of making an electrically conductive element for use in a fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,396,559

Inventors: Burns; Ralph E. (Louisville, CO)
Title: Instrument for detecting light emitted by the contents of a reaction receptacle
Patent Number: 7,396,509

Inventors: Burry; David Warren (Veldhoven, NL), Brinkhof; Ralph ('s-Hertogenbosch, NL), Staals; Frank (Eindhoven, NL), Franken; Robert (Deurne, NL), Koop; Erik Johan (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Method for determining exposure settings, lithographic exposure apparatus, computer program and data carrier
Patent Number: 8,208,118

Inventors: Butler; Hans (Best, NL), Van der Wijst; Marc Wilhelmus Maria (Veldhoven, NL), Geerke; Johan Hendrik (Eindhoven, NL), Hempenius; Peter Paul (Nuenen, NL), De Vos; Youssef Karel Maria (Lille, BE), De Pee; Joost (Veldhoven, NL), Beijers; Clementius Andreas Johannes (Eindhoven, NL), Roozen; Nicolaas Bernardus (Heeze, NL), Van den Boogaert; Erwin Antonius Henricus Fransiscus (Someren-Eind, NL), Oude Nijhuis; Marco Hendrikus Hermanus (Eindhoven, NL), Debiesme; Francois Xavier (Weert, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus with actuator to compensate acoustic vibration
Patent Number: 9,378,722

Inventors: Byrd; Christopher (Elkhart, IN), Clark; John (Granger, IN)
Title: Disc brake
Patent Number: 7,395,904

Inventors: Byun; Kang-Ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Kyung-Woo (Seoul, KR), Kwon; Hyuk-Choon (Seoul, KR), Kim; Nam-Yun (Seoul, KR), Jung; Hee-Won (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Power transmitter and method for controlling power transmission
Patent Number: 9,379,573

Inventors: Cabezon-Silva; Teresa Elisa Virginia (Rixensart, BE), Cassart; Jean-Pol (Rixensart, BE), Coche; Thierry (Rixensart, BE), Gaulis; Swann Romain Jean-Thomas (Rixensart, BE), Vinals Y De Bassols; Carlota (Rixensart, BE)
Title: Tumour-specific animal proteins
Patent Number: 8,207,123

Inventors: Cai; Bin (Beijing, CN), Xiang; Zhe (Beijing, CN), Xue; Wei (Beijing, CN), Yang; Bo (Beijing, CN), Yu; Qi (Beijing, CN)
Title: Generating map task output with version information during map task execution and executing reduce tasks using the output including version information
Patent Number: 9,378,053

Inventors: Campbell; Christian X. (Orlando, FL), Merrill; Gary B. (Orlando, FL)
Title: Sealing arrangement for turbine engine having ceramic components
Patent Number: 8,206,087

Inventors: Campman; Kenneth Lee (Glendale, AZ), Novak; Brian Anthony (Peoria, AZ)
Title: Heterojunction bipolar transistor with improved current gain
Patent Number: 7,397,062

Inventors: Campo; Santiago Garcia (Llodio, ES), Goiria; Juan Saiz (Llodia, ES)
Title: Deformation of thin walled bodies
Patent Number: 7,395,685

Inventors: Candelaria; Susan K. (Tucson, AZ), Compton; Scott B. (Hyde Park, NY), Minch; Jared M. (Tucson, AZ), Ripberger; Richard A. (Tuscon, AZ), Yudenfriend; Harry M. (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Secure reservation mode for logical unit numbers and persistent reservations
Patent Number: 9,378,154

Inventors: Cantonwine; Paul Everett (Wilmington, NC), Langston; Andrew K. (Wilmington, NC), Patterson, Jr.; Charles B. (Wilmington, NC), Skipper; Johnny R. (Leland, NC), Hay; Alexander Michael (Endicott, NY), Clark; Carlton Wayne (Wilmington, NC), Smith; David Grey (Leland, NC)
Title: Channel confinement system and method for dry-storage of BWR fuel bundles
Patent Number: 8,208,597

Inventors: Cantor; Charles R (Del Mar, CA), Ding; Chunming (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method for detecting and quantifying rare mutations/polymorphisms
Patent Number: 9,376,714

Inventors: Cao; Qing (Yorktown Heights, NY), Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Liu; Fei (Yorktown Heights, NY)
Title: Secure chip with physically unclonable function
Patent Number: 9,379,184

Inventors: Carlson; Michael P. (Austin, TX), Do; Lydia M. (Raleigh, NC), Naick; Indran (Cedar Park, TX), Shrader; Theodore J. L. (Austin, TX)
Title: Architecture for retention, recommendation and collaboration of mobile based task sessions
Patent Number: 9,380,420

Inventors: Carlsson; Lennart (Moelndal, SE), Engman; Fredrik (Moelnlycke, SE), Fromell; Roger (Noedinge, SE), Joerneus; Lars (Frillesas, SE)
Title: Arrangement for obtaining reliable anchoring of a threaded implant in a bone
Patent Number: 9,375,295

Inventors: Carney; John C. (Bedford, MA), Lipman; Michael E. (Harvard, MA)
Title: Scalable packet processing systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,395,538

Inventors: Caro; Catherine (Crawley, GB), Motala; Bilal Ahmed (Crawley, GB), Wagner; Robert Karl (Meyrin, CH)
Title: Process for preparing a dairy based sauce
Patent Number: 8,206,771

Inventors: Carrier; David A (Aberdeen, MD), Puzio; Daniel (Baltimore, MD), Bradus; Robert (Bel Air, MD)
Title: Method for detecting a bit jam condition using a freely rotatable inertial mass
Patent Number: 7,395,871

Inventors: Carroll; Norman L. (Butler, PA), Cartwright; Edward C. (New Castle, PA), Gephardt; Robert J. (Indiana Township, PA), Dixon; Christopher L. (Indiana Township, PA), Goel; Vijay K. (Holland, OH), Friis; Elizabeth A. (Lawrence, KS)
Title: Simplified spine testing device
Patent Number: 9,378,662

Inventors: Carroll; Tim (Redwood City, CA), Giles; Aaron (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Emulating the operation of a video graphics adapter
Patent Number: 7,395,199

Inventors: Castellin; Andrea (Mestrino, IT), Padovan; Pierluigi (Casale sul Sile, IT), Jiageng; Liu (Hangzhou, CN), Zhou; Yibo (Hangzhou, CN), Feng; Lin (Hangzhou, CN)
Title: Process for preparing Moxifloxacin and salts thereof
Patent Number: 8,207,339

Inventors: Cejka; Stanley A. (Cedar Park, TX), Atherton; Steven A. (Austin, TX), Downey; William J. (Austin, TX), Golab; James C. (Austin, TX), Young; Brian D. (Austin, TX)
Title: Integrated circuit interconnect crack monitor circuit
Patent Number: 9,377,504

Inventors: Cha; Hyun-Sik (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Display method and electronic device thereof
Patent Number: 9,378,706

Inventors: Chafle; Girish Bhimrao (New Delhi, IN), Chakraborty; Dipanjan (Kolkata, IN), Dasgupta; Koustuv (New Delhi, IN), Kumar; Anant (Haryana, IN), Mittal; Sumit (Uttar Pradesh, IN), Mukherjea; Sougata (New Delhi, IN), Nagar; Seema (Tahsil-Khanpur, IN)
Title: Real-time appointment of enterprise mobile agents in response to customer requests
Patent Number: 9,378,511

Inventors: Chakra; Al (Apex, NC), Friessinger; Tim (Boblingen, DE), Shumaker; Spenser E. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Data collection and distribution management
Patent Number: 9,380,126

Inventors: Chambers; David H (Livermore, CA), Lehman; Sean K (Pleasanton, CA), Goodman; Dennis M (Danville, CA)
Title: Model-based tomographic reconstruction
Patent Number: 8,207,886

Inventors: Chang; Shunhua T. (South Burlington, VT), Di Sarro; James P. (Essex Junction, VT), Gauthier, Jr.; Robert J. (Hinesburg, VT)
Title: Cancellation of secondary reverse reflections in a very-fast transmission line pulse system
Patent Number: 9,377,496

Inventors: Chang; Wei-Chih (Hsinchu Hsien, TW), Chuang; Li-Sen (Penghu, TW), Ting; Dai-Liang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method for displaying an image
Patent Number: 7,397,484

Inventors: Chang; Yao-Ting (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Container with cooling system
Patent Number: 9,380,734

Inventors: Channey; Eric R. (Bothell, WA)
Title: Distributed computing over a wireless ad hoc network
Patent Number: 9,380,627

Inventors: Chapman; Daryl (Victor, NY), Rock; Jeff A (Rochester, NY)
Title: Flow control for multiple stacks
Patent Number: 7,396,601

Inventors: Chattopadhyay; Pratibhash (North Royalton, OH), Shekunov; Boris Y. (Aurora, OH), Gibson; Adam K. (Fairlawn, OH)
Title: Method for the production of porous particles
Patent Number: 8,207,236

Inventors: Chen; Chen-Jung (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Wang; Yong-Gang (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Chen; Chih-Tse (Taoyuan Hsien, TW), Lee; Yi-Bin (Taoyuan Hsien, TW)
Title: Advanced connector assembly
Patent Number: 8,206,019

Inventors: Chen; Chi-Ming (Hsinchu, TW), Hung; Chien-Chung (Taipei, TW), Chen; Young-Shying (Hsinchu County, TW), Wang; Lien-Chang (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Magnetic memory arrays
Patent Number: 7,397,694

Inventors: Chen; Chih-Wei (Taipei, TW)
Title: System for backing up cache memory in a double backup server structure
Patent Number: 7,395,390

Inventors: Chen; Chiung-Tong (Taipei, TW), Chen; Shu-Jen (Taipei, TW), Hsu; Ming-Chu (Taipei, TW), Hwang; Der-Ren (Taipei, TW), Li; Wen-Tai (Taipei, TW), Lin; Chu-Chung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Use of 1H-indol-3-yl-2-oxoacetamide compounds
Patent Number: 7,396,838

Inventors: Chen; Hao-Cheng (Taipei Hsien, TW), Wu; Wen-Yi (Hsin-Chu Hsien, TW), Chen; Chun-Nan (Taipei, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting position of blank area of optical disc
Patent Number: 7,397,739

Inventors: Chen; Hsi-Kun (Taoyuan, TW)
Title: Signal filtering method and electronic device
Patent Number: 8,207,938

Inventors: Chen; Hsiang-Hung (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Water jet guided laser device having light guide pipe
Patent Number: 8,206,018

Inventors: Chen; Hsin-Hung (Zhubei, TW), Chang; Hsiang-Hui (Miaoli, TW)
Title: Transmitter devices of I/Q mismatch calibration, and methods thereof
Patent Number: 9,379,930

Inventors: Chen; Jia-Ping (Chiayi, TW)
Title: Decoding device for decoding product code and decoding method using the same
Patent Number: 7,395,491

Inventors: Chen; Jung-Huo (Taichung, TW), Ku; Yung Chiang (Taichung, TW)
Title: Table insert for circular saw
Patent Number: 9,375,794

Inventors: Chen; Keming Joseph (San Diego, CA)
Title: Control system for controlling an output signal power level of a wireless transmitter
Patent Number: 7,395,037

Inventors: Chen; Min-Tze (Tainan, TW), Chang; Pi-Hsun (Taichung, TW), Cheng; I-Ling (Tainan, TW), Lin; Wen-Hsin (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Composition of a water-repellent agent
Patent Number: 7,396,395

Inventors: Chen; Rui (Shenzhen, CN), Meng; Wanhong (Xi'an, CN), Luo; Youquan (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Communication method, apparatus and system
Patent Number: 9,380,133

Inventors: Chen; Rung-An (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Heat dissipation device
Patent Number: 8,205,665

Inventors: Chen; Shawn (San Jose, CA), Jiang; Wei (Fremont, CA), Chen; Lin (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for latency reduction
Patent Number: 9,377,957

Inventors: Chen; Teh-Hsun B. (Morgantown, WV), Feather; Gregory (Morgantown, WV), Keswani; Jyoti (Morgantown, WV), Edgell, III; Herbert David (Morgantown, WV)
Title: Air-sampling device and method of use
Patent Number: 8,205,511

Inventors: Chen; Wen-hsiung (Sunnyvale, CA), Wu; Fang (San Jose, CA), Pelton; Gregory D. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Variable length coding method and apparatus for video compression
Patent Number: 7,394,942

Inventors: Chen; Wu-Hsin (San Diego, CA), Sridhara; Sriramgopal (San Diego, CA), Liu; Li (San Diego, CA)
Title: Frequency divider with duty cycle adjustment within feedback loop
Patent Number: 9,379,722

Inventors: Chen; Ximing (Ringoes, NJ), Cohen; Herbert B. (Allentown, PA), Flynn; James K. (Breinigsville, PA)
Title: Voice band data mode in a universal facsimile engine
Patent Number: 9,380,176

Inventors: Chen; Yih-Jen D. (Pleasanton, CA), McNab; Robert J. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Apparatus for manufacturing piezoelectric actuators
Patent Number: 9,379,311

Inventors: Chen; Yung-Ming (San Jose, CA), Van Sciver; Jason (Los Gatos, CA), Hossainy; Syed F. A. (Hayward, CA), Pacetti; Stephen (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method of drying bioabsorbable coating over stents
Patent Number: 9,375,876

Inventors: Chen; Zhigang (San Jose, CA), Rauf; Shahid (Pleasanton, CA), Ramaswamy; Kartik (San Jose, CA)
Title: RF power delivery system in a semiconductor apparatus
Patent Number: 8,206,552

Inventors: Cheng; E Tina (Union City, CA), Prabhu; Santosh (San Jose, CA), Krueger; Kyle Marie (San Jose, CA), Ta; Diem Uyen (San Jose, CA), Pienknagura; Carla Rosa (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Flexible stent
Patent Number: 9,375,331

Inventors: Cheng; I-Tien (Chang Hwa, TW)
Title: Electrical-tap connector
Patent Number: 7,396,264

Inventors: Cheng; Ju-Yun (Kaohsiung, TW), Pon; Hon-Wen (Taipei, TW), Chen; Wei-Fu (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Video transcoding with suppression on drift errors
Patent Number: 8,208,537

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Guilderland, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Slingerlands, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Slingerlands, NY), Kulkarni; Pranita (Slingerlands, NY), Shahidi; Ghavam G. (Pound Ridge, NY)
Title: Stressed Fin-FET devices with low contact resistance
Patent Number: 8,207,038

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Slinerlands, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Mountain View, CA), Reznicek; Alexander (Troy, NY)
Title: FinFET structures having silicon germanium and silicon fins
Patent Number: 9,378,948

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Doris; Bruce B. (Slingerlands, NY), He; Hong (Schenectady, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Los Altos, CA), Yin; Yunpeng (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Fin formation in fin field effect transistors
Patent Number: 9,379,218

Inventors: Cheng; Kangguo (Schenectady, NY), Ervin; Joseph (Wappingers Falls, NY), Pei; Chengwen (Danbury, CT), Todi; Ravi M. (San Diego, CA), Wang; Geng (Stormville, NY)
Title: Deep trench capacitor
Patent Number: 9,379,177

Inventors: Cheng; Li (Shenzhen, CN), Luo; Wen (Shenzhen, CN), Shen; Jiong (Shenzhen, CN), Sun; Mo (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method for mobile node to dynamically acquire location identifier, and LISP network
Patent Number: 9,380,020

Inventors: Cherian; Babu Kalampukattussery (Bangalore, IN), Krieg; William R. (Cary, NC), Ramegowda; Shreedhara Maduvinakodi (Bangalore, IN), Revankar; Hemant Kumar KashinathRao (Bangalore, IN), Schnable; Andrew T. (Cary, NC), Yenigalla; Shiva Kumar (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Flow control between fiber channel and wide area networks
Patent Number: 7,397,764

Inventors: Chern; Chan-Hong (Palo Alto, CA), Hsueh; Fu-Lung (Cranbury, NJ), Swei; Yuwen (Fremont, CA), Lin; Chih-Chang (San Jose, CA)
Title: VOL up-shifting level shifters
Patent Number: 8,207,775

Inventors: Chew; Boon Kiat (Singapore, SG), Toh; Chye Lin (Singapore, SG), Tye; Ching Yun (Singapore, SG), Seah; Lee Hua Alvin (Singapore, SG)
Title: Carrier tape for electronic components
Patent Number: 7,395,932

Inventors: Chew; Yen Hsiang (Georgetown, MY)
Title: Method to accelerate message signaled interrupt processing
Patent Number: 9,378,163

Inventors: Chew; Yen Hsiang (Penang, MY), Panda; Subhankar (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Security for RAID systems
Patent Number: 8,209,551

Inventors: Chhatriwala; Murtuza (San Diego, CA), Giacalone; Joseph (San Diego, CA)
Title: Call processing system and method
Patent Number: 7,395,080

Inventors: Chhugani; Jatin (Santa Clara, CA), Su; Jonathan (San Jose, CA), Naware; Mihir (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Garment simulation using thread and data level parallelism
Patent Number: 9,378,593

Inventors: Chiang; Men-Chow (Austin, TX), Vu; Ken V. (Cary, NC)
Title: Lock spin wait operation for multi-threaded applications in a multi-core computing environment
Patent Number: 9,378,069

Inventors: Chiang; Shun-Fan (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Camera module for capturing panoramic image
Patent Number: 8,208,806

Inventors: Chiang; Tsung Han (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Color reconstruction system and method for a secam television signal
Patent Number: 8,208,075

Inventors: Chiang; Yet-Ming (Framingham, MA), Moorehead; William D. (Virginia Beach, VA), Gozdz; Antoni S. (Marlborough, MA), Holman; Richard K. (Belmont, MA), Loxley; Andrew L. (Roslindale, MA), Riley, Jr.; Gilbert N. (Marlborough, MA), Viola; Michael S. (Burlington, MA)
Title: Battery structures, self-organizing structures and related methods
Patent Number: 8,206,469

Inventors: Chiang; Yet-Ming (Framingham, MA), Moorehead; William Douglas (Virginia Beach, VA)
Title: Battery structures, self-organizing structures and related methods
Patent Number: 8,206,468

Inventors: Chien; Yu-Kun (Taipei, TW), Hsiao; Ching-Wu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Wireless testing system and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 9,377,495

Inventors: Childers; David Alan (Huntington, WV)
Title: Antimicrobial skin preparation
Patent Number: 8,206,696

Inventors: Chino; Mitsuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Kamosawa; Yoji (Tokyo, JP), Toda; Hirotsugu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Winding-up screen device
Patent Number: 7,395,850

Inventors: Chino; Tetsuro (Kanagawa, JP), Kamatani; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Furihata; Kentaro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method, and computer program product for machine translation
Patent Number: 8,209,166

Inventors: Chiu; Yi-Jen (San Jose, CA), Jiang; Hong (El Dorado Hills, CA), Yeh; Yingta (Orangevale, CA)
Title: Bit depth enhancement for scalable video coding
Patent Number: 8,208,560

Inventors: Cho; Han Gyu (Anyang-si, KR), Choi; Jinsoo (Anyang-si, KR), Kwak; Jin Sam (Anyang-si, KR), Kang; Seung Hyun (Anyang-si, KR), Moon; Sung Ho (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method of mapping resource unit in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,208,441

Inventors: Cho; Hang Cheol (Hwaseong, KR)
Title: Dual clutch transmission with a device for preventing double engagement
Patent Number: 8,205,521

Inventors: Cho; Hankyu (Seoul, KR), Paik; Dongki (Seoul, KR), Moon; Euna (Seoul, KR)
Title: Light emitting diode based lamp
Patent Number: 8,206,015

Inventors: Cho; Jong-Pil (Hwaseong-si, KR), Song; Il-Jong (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: NFC terminal and communication device including the same
Patent Number: 9,379,786

Inventors: Cho; Myung-Sam (Pinole, CA), Chan; Sham-Yuen (El Sobrante, CA)
Title: Methods of reducing hemorrhage due to surgical procedure
Patent Number: 8,207,117

Inventors: Choi; Changsoo (Rochester, MI), Schneider; David W. (Waterford, MI)
Title: Multiple chambered airbag system
Patent Number: 7,396,043

Inventors: Choi; In Hwan (Gwacheon-si, KR), Lee; Chul Soo (Seoul, KR), Kwak; Min Sung (Seoul, KR), Song; Jae Hyung (Seoul, KR)
Title: Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital broadcasting system
Patent Number: 8,208,419

Inventors: Choi; Myoung Chul (Plano, TX), Cha; Hyunyung (Plano, TX), Park; Hyeon Bong (Plano, TX), Yoo; Jae Kyu (Richardson, TX)
Title: Combined base transceiver station and base station controller data call
Patent Number: 8,208,935

Inventors: Choi; Nack Bong (Uiwang-si, KR), Kim; Min Joo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Organic thin film transistor and method of manufacturing the organic thin film transistor, and display apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,208,086

Inventors: Choi; Song Hwa (Incheon, KR)
Title: Method for setting characteristic of accessory and accessory operation system supporting the same
Patent Number: 9,380,141

Inventors: Choki; Koji (Kawasaki, JP), Matsuyama; Mutsuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Miyao; Kenji (Yokohama, JP), Takahama; Keizo (Chigasaki, JP), Mori; Tetsuya (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Kei (Kawasaki, JP), Owari; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Shirato; Yoji (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Substrate for mounting an optical element, optical circuit substrate, and substrate on which an optical element is mounted
Patent Number: 8,208,769

Inventors: Chong; Jong-Ho (Yongin, KR), Lee; Seung-Bae (Yongin, KR), Lee; Hun-Jung (Yongin, KR), Kim; Su-Young (Yongin, KR), Park; Hye-Ryoung (Yongin, KR)
Title: Organic light emitting display device and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 9,378,672

Inventors: Choo; Keum Dae (Geoje Si, KR), Brittin; D. Scott (Katy, TX)
Title: Temperature and pressure monitoring system of sealed derrick structure
Patent Number: 9,377,369

Inventors: Choo; Keum Dae (Gyeongsangnam-do, KR), Lee; Yu Young (Gyeongsangnam-do, KR), Choi; Jung Yul (Gyeongsangnam-do, KR), Kang; Jung Soo (Gyeongsangnam-do, KR), Brittin; D. Scott (Katy, TX)
Title: Polar vessel having a derrick
Patent Number: 9,376,199

Inventors: Chou; Cheng Yu (New Taipei, TW), Hsu; Che Wei (New Taipei, TW), Cheng; Chih Wei (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Method of manufacturing a hydrogen storage device
Patent Number: 9,377,163

Inventors: Choudhury; Sayeed Z. (New York, NY), Gum; Arnold Jason (San Diego, CA)
Title: State driven mobile search
Patent Number: 9,378,223

Inventors: Chowdhury; Murshed M. (Schenectady, NY), Greene; Brian J. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Kumar; Arvind (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Method of forming channel region dopant control in fin field effect transistor
Patent Number: 9,379,185

Inventors: Christiansson; Tomas (Torna-Haellestad, SE), Wallander; Mats Petter (Lund, SE), Juhlin; Peter (Lund, SE), Johansson; Andreas (Esloev, SE), Wall; Henrik (Dalby, SE), Ohlsson; Nicklas (Bunkeflostrand, SE)
Title: Multi-touch detection in a touch system
Patent Number: 9,377,884

Inventors: Chrysler; Gregory M. (Chandler, AZ), Hu; Chuan (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Wafer-level diamond spreader
Patent Number: 7,397,119

Inventors: Chu-Carroll; Jennifer (Dobbs Ferry, NY), Lally; Adam P. (Cold Springs, NY), Mueller; Erik T. (Chevy Chase, MD)
Title: System and method for question answering by reformulating word problems
Patent Number: 9,378,273

Inventors: Chu; Jack (Santa Rosa, CA), Raze; Brian (Windsor, CA)
Title: In situ blood vessel and aneurysm treatment
Patent Number: 7,396,540

Inventors: Chu; Yen-Lee (Taoyuan County, TW), Hou; Chun-Yao (Taoyuan County, TW), Lin; Celine Weichun (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Route reporting method, system and recording medium using the same
Patent Number: 8,209,119

Inventors: Chuang; I-Cheng (Shindian, TW), Chan; Chi-Chieh (Shindian, TW)
Title: Hand-held wireless communication device with ceramic screws
Patent Number: 8,208,870

Inventors: Church; Jeffrey B. (Carmel, IN), Rowland; Larry Boyd (Indianapolis, IN)
Title: Apparatus and method for growing plants hydroponically in multi-chamber containers
Patent Number: 9,374,951

Inventors: Claasen; Gert (Richterswil, CH), Brands; Gerrit J. (Terneuzen, NL), Lopez; Leonardo C. (Midland, MI), Broos; Rene (Bornem, BE), Allgeuer; Thomas (Wollerau, CH), Chen; Wu (Lake Jackson, TX), Sturnfield; James F. (Rosharon, TX)
Title: Process for producing micron and submicron fibers and nonwoven webs by melt blowing
Patent Number: 8,206,484

Inventors: Clark; Michael A. (Longmont, CO), Gambon; Kenneth T. (Erie, CO), Lehman; Bret W. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Physical access request authorization
Patent Number: 9,378,600

Inventors: Clarke; Michael P. (Ellenbrook, AU)
Title: Virtual world construction
Patent Number: 9,378,296

Inventors: Claude; Charles D. (San Jose, CA), Lee; Jeong S. (Diamond Bar, CA)
Title: Medical device chemically modified by plasma polymerization
Patent Number: 7,396,582

Inventors: Clune; William P. (Northwood, NH), Shepard; William H. (Amherst, NH), Provost; George A. (Litchfield, NH)
Title: Hook engageable loops
Patent Number: 7,395,583

Inventors: Cobb; Joshua Monroe (Victor, NY)
Title: Apparatus for substance detection
Patent Number: 9,375,172

Inventors: Cohen-Dayag; Anat (Rehovot, IL), Beiman; Merav (Ness Ziona, IL), Dassa; Liat (Yehud, IL), Bubis; Marina (Rehovot, IL), Greenwald; Shirley Sameach- (Kfar Saba, IL), Landesman-Milo; Dalit (Ramat Gan, IL), Koifman; Cynthia (Kefar Sava, IL), Levy; Ofer (Moshav Mesisraelat Zion, IL), Nemzer; Sergey (Ra'ananna, IL), Pergam; Tania (Rishon LeZiyyon, IL), Kinar; Yaron (Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL), Levine; Zurit (Herzliyya, IL), Rosenberg; Avi (Kefar Sava, IL), Rotman; Galit (Herzliyya, IL), Montia; Eve (Rehovot, IL), Novik; Amit (Binyamina, IL), Toporik; Amir (Holon, IL), Walach; Shira (Hod Hasharon, IL)
Title: Polypeptides and polynucleotides, and uses thereof as a drug target for producing drugs and biologics
Patent Number: 9,375,466

Inventors: Cohen; Jason (Seatac, WA), Burkhardt; Ryan (Redmond, WA), Jhanwar; Raj (Bothell, WA)
Title: System and method for splitting an image across multiple computer readable media
Patent Number: 7,395,453

Inventors: Cole; Mitchell Gordon (Seattle, WA)
Title: System, method, and computer program for automatically resolving non-sufficient funds (NSF) errors in a network
Patent Number: 9,378,492

Inventors: Compton; Stephen F. (Spartanburg, SC)
Title: Dispenser and self-piercing lid for dispensing pumpable products
Patent Number: 8,205,771

Inventors: Connor; Eric J. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Chad diverting apparatus
Patent Number: 7,395,744

Inventors: Conta; Matteo (Irvine, CA), Anand; Seema Butala (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA)
Title: Transceiver front end with low loss T/R switch
Patent Number: 9,379,764

Inventors: Cook; James Allan (Orlando, FL), Majernik; Thomas M. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for checking stator core alignment
Patent Number: 7,397,162

Inventors: Coqueron; Pierre-Yves (Lyons, FR), Maechling; Simon (Lyons, FR), Es-Sayed; Mazen (Langenfeld, DE), Wasnaire; Pierre (Duesseldorf, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE), Bernier; David (Lyons, FR), Carles; Lionel (Tramoyes, FR), Dubost; Christophe (Charbonnieres les bains, FR), Vors; Jean-Pierre (Saint Foy les Lyon, FR), Brunet; Stephane (St Andre de Corcy, FR), Lachaise; Helene (Lyons, FR), Genix; Pierre (Lyons, FR)
Title: 5-halogenopyrazole indanyl carboxamides
Patent Number: 9,375,005

Inventors: Corbin; William R. J. (Underhill, VT)
Title: Memory array repair where repair logic cannot operate at same operating condition as array
Patent Number: 7,395,465

Inventors: Cosand; Albert E. (Agoura Hills, CA)
Title: Circuits and methods to minimize thermally generated offset voltages
Patent Number: 8,207,782

Inventors: Coutinho; Roy S. (North Babylon, NY), Richenstein; Lawrence (Brookville, NY)
Title: Noise cancellation for wireless audio distribution system
Patent Number: 8,208,654

Inventors: Craig; Karen A. (Greensburg, PA)
Title: Helical cutting insert with progressive cutting edge
Patent Number: 7,396,192

Inventors: Crescenti; John (Freehold, NJ), Kavuri; Srinivas (Highland Park, NJ), Oshinsky; David Alan (East Brunswick, NJ), Prahlad; Anand (East Brunswick, NJ)
Title: Hierarchical backup and retrieval system
Patent Number: 7,395,282

Inventors: Crocker; Kenneth Lynn (Issaquah, WA), Jiang; Wei (Kirkland, WA), Pall; Gurdeep Singh (Kirkland, WA), Aboba; Bernard D. (Bellevue, WA), Gidwani; Narendra C. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: System and method for maintaining network system information
Patent Number: 7,394,821

Inventors: Crudele; Michele (Rome, IT), Jennings; James S. (RTP, NC), Pastorelli; Bernardo (Rome, IT)
Title: Policy-based resource management with target-driven remediation on server
Patent Number: 9,379,937

Inventors: Cui; Weibin (Santa Barbara, CA), Wudl; Fred (Montecito, CA)
Title: Benzodipyrrolidones and their polymers: synthesis and applications for organic electronics and optoelectronics
Patent Number: 9,379,335

Inventors: Cutler; Ross (Duvall, WA)
Title: Whiteboard view camera
Patent Number: 7,397,504

Inventors: Cuypers; Jean Marie Wilhelmus (Linne, NL), Kubber; Daan De (Roermond, NL), Bouwens; Paul (Vught, NL)
Title: Method of growing plants
Patent Number: 8,205,380

Inventors: Czajkowski; Robert A. (Tinley Park, IL)
Title: Light assembly
Patent Number: 8,206,005

Inventors: Dalton; Timothy J. (Ridgefield, CT), Doris; Bruce B. (Brewster, NY), Kim; Ho-Cheol (San Jose, CA), Radens; Carl (Lagrangeville, NY)
Title: Two-dimensional patterning employing self-assembled material
Patent Number: 8,207,028

Inventors: Damian; Doris (West Newton, MA), Handzel; Amir (Rahway, NJ), Adourian; Aram (Woburn, MA)
Title: Methods for detecting Alzheimer's disease
Patent Number: 8,206,986

Inventors: Daniel; Barton Wade (Kennesaw, GA), Ellison; Glenn (Lubbock, TX), Shepard; Scott (Lubbock, TX)
Title: Wire feeding apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,395,952

Inventors: Darley; Derek Ian (Cromer Heights, AU), McCusker; Desmond Andrew (Balmain, AU), Milojevic; Dusan (Westleigh, AU), Parker; John (Roseville, AU)
Title: Feedthrough for electrical connectors
Patent Number: 7,396,265

Inventors: Datta; Paul Joseph (Appleton, WI), Drymalski; Michael Francis (Appleton, WI), Bryant; Kristi Jo (Appleton, WI)
Title: Convertible diaper/pant with ease of application
Patent Number: 8,206,366

Inventors: Davidoff; Andrew J. (Bangkok, TH)
Title: Probability mapping system
Patent Number: 9,378,462

Inventors: Davidson; Philip L. (New York, NY)
Title: Pressure-sensitive manipulation of displayed objects
Patent Number: 8,209,628

Inventors: Davidsson; Per-Olof (Limhamn, SE), Lundstrom; Bo (Glumslov, SE), Severinsson; Lars (Hishult, SE)
Title: All-wheel drive torque vectoring system
Patent Number: 7,395,736

Inventors: de Caluwe; Franciscus Elisabeth (Amsterdam, NL), Schenk; Michael Robert (Zoetermeer, NL), Doyle; Declan Joseph (Greystones County Wicklow, IE), Garlich; Albert (Zoetermeer, NL), Steen; Marc Gerard Daniel (Amsterdam, NL), Kloosterhof; Aurelia (The Hague, NL)
Title: Control system for an IC network
Patent Number: 7,395,350

Inventors: De Pasquale; Andrea (Madrid, ES), Lopez Roman; Javier (Madrid, ES), Urbano Ruiz; Julio (Madrid, ES), Cervantes Canavate; Elisa Isabel (Alcobendas, ES)
Title: Method of cell assignment in cellular communications networks using macrodiversity
Patent Number: 8,208,929

Inventors: De Wilde; Gerrit Jan (Anerveen, NL)
Title: Modular construction system, construction element, coupling element, end element and tool for use in such a construction system
Patent Number: 9,377,042

Inventors: DeFelice; Matthew (Jackson, NJ)
Title: Method for terminating a rope
Patent Number: 9,377,080

Inventors: Delpassand; Majid S. (Houston, TX), Norton; Dennis Sell (Spring, TX)
Title: Progressing cavity stator including at least one cast longitudinal section
Patent Number: 7,396,220

Inventors: Demirhan; Mustafa (Hillsboro, OR), Hazra; Mousumi (Beaverton, OR), Kushalnagar; Nandakishore (Portland, OR), Yarvis; Mark (Portland, OR)
Title: Systems and methods of distributed self-configuration for wireless networks
Patent Number: 7,395,064

Inventors: Dempsey; Morgan J. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Method and apparatus to adjust voltage for storage location reliability
Patent Number: 7,395,466

Inventors: Deniau; Guy (Auffargis, FR)
Title: Process for forming organic films on electrically conductive or semi-conductive surfaces using aqueous solutions in two steps
Patent Number: 8,206,570

Inventors: Denton; Rex (Madison, CT), Meredith; Jere E. (Haddam, CT)
Title: Method of generating a dosing schedule using gamma secretase notch biomarkers
Patent Number: 8,206,989

Inventors: Deolalikar; Vinay (Mountain View, CA), Pradhan; Salil (San Jose, CA), Lyon; Geoff (Menlo Park, CA), Ortiz; Lester (Camuy, PR), Caban; Alipio (Arecibo, PR)
Title: Shipment authentication and tracking
Patent Number: 8,209,263

Inventors: Deschaseaux; Frederic (Tours, FR), Sensebe; Luc (Joue les Tours, FR), Rouas-Freiss; Nathalie (Paris, FR)
Title: HLA-G isoform for use in the treatment of a disease associated with bone resorption
Patent Number: 9,375,464

Inventors: Desimone; Michael J. (Ridgefield, CT), Hampapur; Arun (Norwalk, CT), Lu; Zuoxuan (Yorktown Heights, NY), Mercier; Carl P. (New Milford, CT), Milite; Christopher S. (Oxford, CT), Russo; Stephen R. (Southbury, CT), Shu; Chiao-Fe (Scarsdale, NY), Tan; Chek K. (Danbury, CT)
Title: Coding scheme for identifying spatial locations of events within video image data
Patent Number: 9,380,271

Inventors: Desu; ChandraSekhar (Gresham, OR), Behkami; Nima A. (Portland, OR), Whitefield; Bruce J. (Camas, WA), Abercrombie; David A. (Gresham, OR), Sturtevant; David J. (Gresham, OR)
Title: Yield profile manipulator
Patent Number: 7,395,522

Inventors: Detournay; Jean-Paul (Brussels, BE), Coustry; Francis (Alsemberg, BE)
Title: Process for producing sodium bicarbonate for flue gas desulphurization
Patent Number: 8,206,670

Inventors: Deutschmann; Frank (Darien, CT), Tilly; Benjamin J. (New York, NY)
Title: Method and system for single sign-on for multiple remote sites of a computer network
Patent Number: 8,209,541

Inventors: Dhayni; Achraf (Vallauris, FR)
Title: NFC tag emulation mode with constant magnetic field
Patent Number: 9,379,784

Inventors: Dhuse; Greg (Chicago, IL)
Title: System and method for accessing a data object stored in a distributed storage network
Patent Number: 9,378,091

Inventors: Dianda; Robert B. (Leawood, KS)
Title: Interworking unit (IWU) for interfacing a plurality of client devices to a multiprotocol label switching (MPLS)
Patent Number: 7,394,820

Inventors: Dieterle; Martin (Mannheim, DE), Schindler; Gotz-Peter (Ludwigshafen, DE), Klanner; Catharina (Mannheim, DE)
Title: Process for stably operating a continuous preparation process for obtaining acrolein or acrylic acid or a mixture thereof from propane
Patent Number: 7,396,956

Inventors: DiFoggio; Rocco (Houston, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for downhole fluid analysis using molecularly imprinted polymers
Patent Number: 7,395,704

Inventors: Dilorenzo; Daniel John (Seattle, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for monitoring a patient's neurological disease state
Patent Number: 9,375,573

Inventors: Dinh; Cong Thanh (Collierville, TN)
Title: Hinged weatherproof electrical box cover
Patent Number: 7,396,997

Inventors: DiPietro; Richard A. (Campbell, CA), Fleischman; Thomas J. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hutzler; Richard (Tucson, AZ), Maddern; Keith B. (Tucson, AZ), Morse; William K. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Polymer composition with saliva labile aversive agent
Patent Number: 9,376,521

Inventors: Dirnberger; Albert (Neunburg Vorm Wald, DE), Eiermann; Rudiger (Syrgenstein, DE), Jerg; Helmut (Giengen, DE), Kautz; Stefan (Langensendelbach, DE)
Title: Method and device for activating an element made of a shape memory alloy
Patent Number: 7,395,825

Inventors: Dischinger; Craig A. (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Communication and surveillance system
Patent Number: 8,208,024

Inventors: Dixon; Scot (South Perth, AU), Larcombe; Steven (Victoria Park, AU), Fallon; Gregory R. (Leeming, AU), Wu; Nicholas (Dianella, AU), Phuong; Cao (Landsdale, AU)
Title: Testing of transaction tracking software
Patent Number: 9,378,123

Inventors: DiZio; James P. (St. Paul, MN), Johnson; Elizabeth E. (Minneapolis, MN), Wu; Zheng Zhi (Woodbury, MN), Preszier Prince; Amy (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Transdermal adhesive compositions, devices and methods
Patent Number: 9,375,510

Inventors: Dobbins; Jerrold M. (Kuna, ID), Dobbins; Gerald (Nampa, ID)
Title: Gas governor, snatch grip, and link pin for paintball gun
Patent Number: 7,395,819

Inventors: Dodd; Stephen J. (Middlesex, GB)
Title: Re-sealable container
Patent Number: 9,376,247

Inventors: Dodson; John S (Austin, TX), Dooley; Miles R. (Austin, TX), Goodman; Benjiman L. (Cedar Park, TX), Joyner; Jody B. (Austin, TX), Powell; Stephen J. (Austin, TX), Retter; Eric E. (Austin, TX), Stuecheli; Jeffrey A. (Austin, TX)
Title: Modification of prefetch depth based on high latency event
Patent Number: 9,378,144

Inventors: Doerr; Thomas (Berlin, DE)
Title: Medical implant having at least two data communication channels
Patent Number: 8,209,014

Inventors: Doi; Hiroyasu (Tokyo, JP), Kinoshita; Naoko (Kanagawa, JP), Oka; Tatsuzo (Kagoshima, JP), Hui; Zhao (Kagoshima, JP)
Title: Method of making protease that decomposes proteins recalcitrant to proteolysis with Streptomyces
Patent Number: 9,376,671

Inventors: Dominique; Francis (Rockaway, NJ), Kong; Hongwei (Denville, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting a packet error in a wireless communications system with minimum overhead using tail bits in turbo code
Patent Number: 7,395,492

Inventors: dos Santos; Tiago N. (Araraquara, BR), Folco; Rafael C. S. (Santa Barbara d'Oeste, BR), Leitao; Breno H. (Campinas, BR)
Title: Software testing optimizer
Patent Number: 9,378,124

Inventors: Douceur; John R. (Bellevue, WA), Bernet; Yoram (Seattle, WA)
Title: Suspension and reinstatement of reference handles
Patent Number: 7,395,331

Inventors: Doumani; Robert (Hoffman Estates, IL)
Title: Rotating spindle for a reciprocating saw
Patent Number: 8,205,342

Inventors: Douskey; Steven M. (Rochester, MN), Kusko; Mary P. (Hopewell Junction, NY)
Title: Shared channel masks in on-product test compression system
Patent Number: 9,378,318

Inventors: Dowd; Edward M. (Madison, CT), Grunbeck; John J. (Northford, CT)
Title: Fiber optic cable systems and methods to prevent hydrogen ingress
Patent Number: 9,377,598

Inventors: Dragon; Christoph (Neutraubling, DE), Sigler; Markus (Kofering, DE), Seidl; Andreas (Donaustauf, DE), Paul; Christian (Pentling, DE)
Title: Pneumatic conveyor for containers
Patent Number: 8,205,740

Inventors: Dragosh; Pamela Leigh (Bedminster, NJ), Roe; David Bjorn (Santa Barbara, CA), Sharp; Robert Douglas (Morristown, NJ)
Title: System and method of providing generated speech via a network
Patent Number: 8,209,184

Inventors: Drescher; Walter (Ebern, DE)
Title: Anti-lock hydraulic braking system, in particular for motorized two-wheel vehicles
Patent Number: 8,205,949

Inventors: Driessen; Johannes Cornelis (Eindhoven, NL), Soemers; Hermanus Mathias Joannes Rene (Mierlo, NL), Renkens; Michael Jozefa Mathijs (Sittard, NL), Bisschops; Theodorus Hubertus Josephus (Eindhoven, NL), Vermeulen; Johannes Petrus Martinus Bernardus (Valkenswaard, NL), Rijken; Antonius Maria (Nuenen, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus, device manufacturing method, and device manufactured thereby
Patent Number: 7,397,040

Inventors: Dross; Brian D (Mt. Pleasant, SC)
Title: Method of arthroscopically assisted ligament reconstruction
Patent Number: 8,206,445

Inventors: Dubois; Frederic (Charenton le Pont, FR), Freson; David (Charenton le Pont, FR)
Title: Method for generating a trimming setpoint for an ophtalmic lens for it to be fitted in a half-rim spectacle frame
Patent Number: 8,205,986

Inventors: Duerig; Urs T. (Rueschlikon, CH), Gotsmann; Bernd W. (Horgen, CH), Knoll; Armin W. (Adliswil, CH)
Title: Micro-electromechanical system based data storage system
Patent Number: 7,397,754

Inventors: Duesselberg; Achim (Hangzhou, CH), Ullrich; Andre (Filderstadt-Bernhausen, DE)
Title: Switching device
Patent Number: 7,395,872

Inventors: Dumas; Jean (Pintendre, CA), Belanger; Daniel (St-Hubert, CA), Bordjiba; Tarik (Guelma, DZ)
Title: Solid electrochemical supercapacitor
Patent Number: 9,378,900

Inventors: Duncan; William David (Kirkland, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA)
Title: Active cathode temperature control for metal-air batteries
Patent Number: 9,379,395

Inventors: Dunkley; Peter (Birlingham, GB), Denne; Joshua (Birlingham, GB)
Title: Sterilisation and decontamination device
Patent Number: 9,375,500

Inventors: Dunton; Randy R. (Phoenix, AZ), Alvarez Russell; Cristobal A. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Audio-visual search and browse interface (AVSBI)
Patent Number: 8,209,609

Inventors: Dureau; Vincent (Palo Alto, CA), Sandland; Nathan (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Creating cover art for media browsers
Patent Number: 9,380,333

Inventors: Dusenberry; Donald L. (Farmington Hills, MI), Borgerson; James B. (Clarkston, MI), Hart; James M. (Belleville, MI), Wittkopp; Scott H. (Ypsilanti, MI), Phillips; Andrew W. (Rochester, MI), Carey; Clinton E. (Highland, MI)
Title: Hybrid powertrain having a multi-speed transmission
Patent Number: 8,206,252

Inventors: Easton; David Joseph (Cedar Falls, IA)
Title: Cooling system monitoring system
Patent Number: 7,397,354

Inventors: Edamatsu; Toshimitsu (Tokyo, JP), Yamato; Suzuko (Tokyo, JP), Imao; Kenta (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Package, method for manufacturing package and packaged food product
Patent Number: 9,376,239

Inventors: Edwards; David L. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Hering; Ronald L. (Pleasant Valley, NY), Long; David C. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Miller; Jason S. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Peterson; Carl R. (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Circuit board cam-action standoff connector
Patent Number: 7,394,666

Inventors: Edwards; Nicholas H (Ipswich, GB)
Title: File synchronisation
Patent Number: 7,395,281

Inventors: Egedal; Per (Herning, DK)
Title: Method and device for controlling load reduction for a wind turbine rotor
Patent Number: 8,206,105

Inventors: Ehrich; Mathias (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method for accurate assessment of DNA quality after bisulfite treatment
Patent Number: 8,206,927

Inventors: Ehrich; Mathias (San Diego, CA), Van den Boom; Dirk Johannes (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Restriction endonuclease enhanced polymorphic sequence detection
Patent Number: 8,206,926

Inventors: Eichner; Harald (Schwanau-Ottenheim, DE), Huck; Michael (Buehl, DE)
Title: Device for detecting solids
Patent Number: 9,377,381

Inventors: Einav; Zvika (Kibbutz Gvat, IL), Lutzky; Moshe (Kibbutz Gvat, IL), Katzin; Asaf (Kibbutz Gvat, IL)
Title: Fluid pressure regulator with no-drain valve
Patent Number: 8,205,638

Inventors: Eisenhauer; Daniel G. (Austin, TX), Graham; Charles S. (Rochester, MN), Machuca; Carol T. (Research Triangle Park, NC), Palm; Jeffrey W. (Rochester, MN), Recio; Renato J. (Austin, TX)
Title: Discovery and capability exchange management in a virtualized computing platform utilizing a SR-IOV adapter
Patent Number: 8,208,396

Inventors: Eldridge; Benjamin N. (Danville, CA), Reynolds; Carl V. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Wafer level interposer
Patent Number: 7,396,236

Inventors: Ellis-Monaghan; John J. (Grand Isle, VT), Loiseau; Alain (Williston, VT)
Title: EOS protection circuit with FET-based trigger diodes
Patent Number: 9,379,541

Inventors: Ellis; Edric (Huntingdon, GB), Martin; Jos (Burwell, GB)
Title: Exception handling in a concurrent computing process
Patent Number: 8,209,419

Inventors: Elomari; Saleh (Fairfield, CA), Miller; Stephen Joseph (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Oligomerization of olefin feed comprising propylene and propane to produce base oil
Patent Number: 8,207,389

Inventors: Elson; Jeremy Eric (Kirkland, WA), Howell; Jonathan Ryan (Seattle, WA), Douceur; John R. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Human performance in human interactive proofs using partial credit
Patent Number: 8,209,741

Inventors: Emek; Roy (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Test-cases for functional verification of system-level interconnect
Patent Number: 7,395,196

Inventors: Endo; Hironori (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus and printing system with a plurality of movable sensors for a plurality of features detection
Patent Number: 8,205,958

Inventors: Endo; Takayoshi (Shizuoka, JP), Jinnouchi; Shogo (Fukuoka, JP), Hamachi; Hisashi (Fukuoka, JP)
Title: Seal having a packing portion extending from a flat portion with a step
Patent Number: 9,379,477

Inventors: Endo; Yuki (Yokohama, JP), Tanaka; Toshiyuki (Yokohama, JP), Hamamura; Toshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Moriya; Tsuyoshi (Yokohama, JP), Takafuji; Naoki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Focusing position determining apparatus, imaging apparatus and focusing position determining method
Patent Number: 8,208,802

Inventors: Engle; James Blaine (Green Valley, AZ), Lauer; John Donald (Tucson, AZ), Davis; Eric Galen (Tucson, AZ), Ricketts; Ashaki Ayanna (Tucson, AZ), Taljanovic; Nedzad (Tucson, AZ), Webster; Evan Thomas (Sahuarita, AZ)
Title: Apparatus and methods for requirements decomposition and management
Patent Number: 8,209,211

Inventors: Erdmann; Derek L. (Tucson, AZ), Reed; David C. (Tucson, AZ), Reed; Thomas C. (Tucson, AZ), Smith; Max D. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Selecting pages implementing leaf nodes and internal nodes of a data set index for reuse
Patent Number: 9,378,305

Inventors: Erickson; John H. (Plano, TX)
Title: System and method for implantable stimulation lead employing optical fibers
Patent Number: 7,395,118

Inventors: Erol; Berna (Burlingame, CA), Hull; Jonathan J. (San Carlos, CA), Lee; Dar-Shyang (Union City, CA)
Title: Automated techniques for comparing contents of images
Patent Number: 7,394,938

Inventors: Eronen; Antti (Tampere, FI), Arrasvuori; Juha H. (Tampere, FI), Lehtiniemi; Arto J. (Lempaala, FI)
Title: Methods and apparatus for multimedia creation
Patent Number: 9,378,207

Inventors: Evans; Brian Charles (Marshfield, MA)
Title: Stowable floor assembly for package delivery vehicles
Patent Number: 9,376,048

Inventors: Evans; Doug (Snellville, GA), Holsten; Henry (Covington, GA)
Title: Adjustable tissue support member
Patent Number: 8,206,280

Inventors: Every; Mark (Palo Alto, CA), Solbach; Ludger (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Adaptive spatial classifier for multi-microphone systems
Patent Number: 9,378,754

Inventors: Eyre; Ronald K. (Orem, UT), Keshavan; Madapusi K. (Sandy, UT), Truax; David (Houston, TX)
Title: Cutting element with canted interface surface and bit body incorporating the same
Patent Number: 7,395,885

Inventors: Ezaki; Tetsuya (Kawaguchi, JP), Fujiwara; Masakazu (Kawaguchi, JP), Yanahara; Masanobu (Kawaguchi, JP)
Title: Photosensitive thermosetting resin composition and flexible printed circuit board
Patent Number: 8,206,832

Inventors: Fabre; Pierre (Castres, FR), Przybylski; Christophe (Villefranche de Lauragais, FR), Dubois; Bruno (Paris, FR)
Title: DMAE as sole agent for the treatment of mild cognitive impairment
Patent Number: 8,207,218

Inventors: Fago; Frank M. (Mason, OH), Knipfer; James E. (Ft. Wright, KY), Neer; Charles S. (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Hydraulic remote for a medical fluid injector
Patent Number: 9,375,557

Inventors: Fahldieck; Andreas (Idar-Oberstein, DE)
Title: Valve for liquids
Patent Number: 9,376,307

Inventors: Fallon; James J. (Armonk, NY)
Title: System and methods for accelerated data storage and retrieval
Patent Number: 7,395,345

Inventors: Fang; Lieyi (Shanghai, CN), Zhao; Shifeng (Shanghai, CN), Li; Bo (Shanghai, CN), Chen; Zhiliang (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Control system and method with constant maximum current for power converter protection
Patent Number: 7,394,634

Inventors: Fang; Yuhong (Naperville, IL), Pradhan; Sanjaya Kumar (Des Plaines, IL)
Title: Power supply circuit for a PFC converter
Patent Number: 9,379,626

Inventors: Feith; Raymond P. (Chino Hills, CA), Truitt; Tim (Orange, CA), Werschmidt; Gary S. (Yorba Linda, CA)
Title: Multi-valve injection/aspiration manifold with needleless access connection
Patent Number: 9,375,559

Inventors: Feldman; Yael (Neve-Monoson, IL)
Title: Using data pattern tracking to debug datapath failures
Patent Number: 9,379,958

Inventors: Feng; Kai D. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Liu; Yang (Ossining, NY), Shao; Dongbing (Wappingers Falls, NY), Xu; Zheng (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Air gap electrostatic discharge structure for high speed circuits
Patent Number: 9,380,688

Inventors: Fermann; Martin E. (Dexter, MI), Hartl; Ingmar (Ann Arbor, MI), Imeshev; Gennady (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Pulsed laser sources
Patent Number: 8,208,196

Inventors: Ferrari; Andrea (Ferrara, IT), Carli; Carlo (Ferrara, IT)
Title: System and method for the dimension checking of mechanical pieces
Patent Number: 7,395,182

Inventors: Ferren; Bran (Beverly Hills, CA), Hillis; W. Daniel (Encino, CA), Mangione-Smith; William Henry (Kirkland, WA), Myhrvold; Nathan P. (Medina, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Livermore, CA)
Title: Cross-architecture optimization
Patent Number: 8,209,524

Inventors: Fertner; Antoni (Stockholm, SE), Lindqvist; Fredrik (Alvsjo, SE), Borjesson; Per Ola (Lund, SE)
Title: Load coil detection and localization
Patent Number: 7,395,162

Inventors: Fetcenko; Michael A. (Rochester, MI), Young; Kwo (Troy, MI), Fierro; Cristian (Northville, MI)
Title: Hydrogen storage battery; positive nickel electrode; positive electrode active material and methods for making
Patent Number: 7,396,379

Inventors: Fiedler; Rolf-Gerhard (Wendlingen, DE)
Title: Oil scraper ring for pistons of internal combustion engines
Patent Number: 7,396,018

Inventors: Fielder; Jonathan (Cambridgeshire, GB), Maclay; David (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Processor-in-the-loop co-simulation of a model
Patent Number: 8,209,158

Inventors: Fields; Charles H. (Calabasas, CA)
Title: Method for preparing a non-self-aligned heterojunction bipolar transistor with a small emitter-to-base spacing
Patent Number: 7,396,731

Inventors: Figura; Daniel (Bratislava, SK), Martens; Geert (Heerweg, NL), Massard; Romaric Mathieu (Eindhoven, NL), Feenstra; Bokke Johannes (Nuenen, NL)
Title: Method of manufacturing a support plate
Patent Number: 9,377,616

Inventors: Fikes; Jonathan V. (Reno, NV), Owens; Ryan (Reno, NV), Damato; Dionysus (Incline Village, NV), Weiler; Dane (Cleveland, OH)
Title: Welding and cutting laser displacement compensation system
Patent Number: 9,375,808

Inventors: Fine; Kevin (Yverdon-les-Bains, CH), Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Mobile device prevention of contactless card attacks
Patent Number: 9,379,841

Inventors: Fischer; Frank (Regensburg, DE), Spotka; Jurgen (Tournefeuille, FR)
Title: Method and device for localizing the position of at least two emission units, especially for monitoring at least one parameter for a plurality of wheels pertaining to a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,397,352

Inventors: Fischer; Gina (Vaerlose, DK), Bar-Shalom; Daniel (Kokkedal, DK), Slot; Lillian (Virum, DK), Andersen; Christine (Vedbaek, DK)
Title: Morphine controlled release system
Patent Number: 9,375,428

Inventors: Fischer; Mani (Haifa, IL), Shaked; Doron (Tivon, IL), Staelin; Carl (Haifa, IL), Keshet; Renato (Hod Hasharon, IL)
Title: Method and system for dual-envelope image enhancement
Patent Number: 8,208,750

Inventors: Fischer; Peter (Oberehrendingen, CH), Brunner; Hanspeter (Baden, CH)
Title: Method for removing laser scales
Patent Number: 7,396,417

Inventors: Fisher; Janet Mary (Reading, GB), Hyde; Timothy Ian (Reading, GB), Thompsett; David (Reading, GB)
Title: Manganese containing oxygen storage component comprising three-way catalyst composition
Patent Number: 7,396,516

Inventors: Fitzgerald; Joseph Robert (San Diego, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for providing a wideband frequency response
Patent Number: 9,380,384

Inventors: Fleming, III; Hoyt A. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and system for filtering unauthorized electronic mail messages
Patent Number: 8,209,387

Inventors: Fleming; Michael (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Cross-platform event engine
Patent Number: 8,209,709

Inventors: Flynn; David M. (Lino Lakes, MN), Brenzel; Michael (St. Paul, MN), Skubitz; Jason (Minneapolis, MN), Hum; Larry L. (Cottage Grove, MN), Werlein; Carol (Ham Lake, MN), Knapp; Christopher Paul (Oakdale, MN), Ley; Gregory R. (New Brighton, MN), Shiroff; Jason Alan (Las Vegas, NV), Soltis; Brian David (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Extendable and retractable lead having a snap-fit terminal connector
Patent Number: 8,209,035

Inventors: Fogel; Keith E. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Hashemi; Pouya (White Plains, NY), Khakifirooz; Ali (Los Altos, CA), Reznicek; Alexander (Troy, NY)
Title: Lattice matched aspect ratio trapping to reduce defects in III-V layer directly grown on silicon
Patent Number: 9,379,204

Inventors: Foley; Michael F. (Avon, CT), Munro; James F. (Walworth, NY)
Title: Optical device and system for privacy or contrast enhancement and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,205,995

Inventors: Fontenot; Nathan (Georgetown, TX), Gunter; Fionnuala G. (Austin, TX), Strosaker; Michael T. (Austin, TX), Wilson; George C. (Austin, TX)
Title: Source code search engine
Patent Number: 9,378,242

Inventors: Forgione; Gerardo (Alassio, IT), Rovinetti; Sara (Bologna, IT), Beltramin; Marco (Senago, IT)
Title: Fluorinated polyurethane composition
Patent Number: 9,376,527

Inventors: Fortmeier; Gunter (Delbruck, DE)
Title: Forming tool with punch
Patent Number: 9,375,780

Inventors: Foster; Derek John (Cupertino, CA), Yoshida; Lori (San Jose, CA), Zhang; Richard (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and system for handling events in an application framework for a wireless device
Patent Number: 7,395,082

Inventors: Foulquier; Jean-Noel (Nogent sur Marne, FR), El-Balaa; Hanna (Vitry sur Seine, FR), Lefkopoulos; Dimitri (Nemours, FR)
Title: Phantom for the quality control of a radiotherapy treatment virtual simulation system
Patent Number: 7,397,024

Inventors: Foxlin; Eric M. (Arlington, MA)
Title: Motion tracking system
Patent Number: 7,395,181

Inventors: Frank; Michael (Uttenreuth, DE), Kummeth; Peter (Herzogenaurach, DE), Nick; Wolfgang (Nuremberg, DE), Schmidt; Heinz (Moehrendorf, DE)
Title: Cooling device for a super conductor and super conducting synchronous machine
Patent Number: 9,377,220

Inventors: Franks, Jr.; Thedfred E. (Highland Village, TX)
Title: Mobile bulk depositor
Patent Number: 7,395,965

Inventors: Freeberg; Scott (Birchwood Village, MN)
Title: Automatically configurable minute ventilation sensor
Patent Number: 8,209,011

Inventors: Freeman; Dominique (La Honda, CA), Boecker; Dirk (Palo Alto, CA), Alden; Don (Sunnyvale, CA), Briggs; Barry Dean (Campbell, CA), Leonard; Jon Hewitt (Sunnyvale, CA), Freeman; Ray (Cambridge, GB), Gogue; George (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Tissue penetration device
Patent Number: 8,206,317

Inventors: Freeman; Dominique (La Honda, CA), Boecker; Dirk (Palo Alto, CA), Alden; Don (Sunnyvale, CA), Briggs; Barry Dean (Campbell, CA), Leonard; Jon Hewitt (Sunnyvale, CA), Freeman; Ray (Cambridge, GB), Gogue; George (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Tissue penetration device
Patent Number: 8,206,319

Inventors: Freese, V; Charles E. (Ira Township, MI)
Title: Heat exchanger with disimilar metal properties
Patent Number: 8,205,668

Inventors: French; William M. (Boise, ID), Jones; Stephen B. (Boise, ID)
Title: System and method for printing a user guide for a product
Patent Number: 8,208,160

Inventors: Frick; Juergen (Weinstadt, DE), Schmidt; Boris (Esslingen, DE), Fecht; Albert (Riederich, DE)
Title: Check valve for spray nozzle and nozzle tube
Patent Number: 9,377,115

Inventors: Fritchie; Patrick P. (Southlake, TX), Gardner; Gregory E. (Grapevine, TX)
Title: Container having gas scrubber insert for automated clinical analyzer
Patent Number: 9,375,714

Inventors: Frohberg; Claus (Kleinmachnow, DE), Koch; Rainhard (Kleinmachnow, DE)
Title: Methods and means for the manufacturing of hyaluronan
Patent Number: 9,376,507

Inventors: Fudaba; Nobukazu (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Base station and base station control method
Patent Number: 9,380,509

Inventors: Fuji; Yoshihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Fukuzawa; Hideaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yuasa; Hiromi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Magneto-resistance effect element
Patent Number: 8,208,229

Inventors: Fujieda; Takayuki (Tokyo, JP), Sochi; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP), Aoki; Yosuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
Patent Number: 9,377,983

Inventors: Fujii; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus having check unit to check progress status of software installation of apparatus identified by identification information stored in external storage, control method for apparatus, and storage medium
Patent Number: 9,378,006

Inventors: Fujii; Masahiro (Nagano, JP), Koeda; Hiroshi (Nagano, JP), Takagi; Fumio (Nagano, JP)
Title: Dispensing device, dispensing method and method of detecting defective discharge of solution containing biological sample
Patent Number: 7,396,511

Inventors: Fujii; Takahiro (Kanagawa, JP), Ishikawa; Koji (Kanagawa, JP), Tominaga; Jun (Kanagawa, JP), Katsuumi; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Ito; Keiichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Connection terminal having a press-fitting part inserted into a hollow part of a holding member
Patent Number: 9,379,465

Inventors: Fujinaga; Kohji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and session management method
Patent Number: 7,395,338

Inventors: Fujioka; Akizumi (Osaka, JP), Yanagi; Toshihiro (Osaka, JP), Ihida; Satoshi (Osaka, JP), Takahashi; Kazuki (Osaka, JP), Nakano; Taketoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Drive device and display device
Patent Number: 9,378,697

Inventors: Fujisaki; Iwao (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication device
Patent Number: 8,208,954

Inventors: Fujisawa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device with latency counter
Patent Number: 7,394,886

Inventors: Fujisawa; Kunimasa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication apparatus and control method therefor
Patent Number: 9,380,046

Inventors: Fujishiro; Osamu (Nagoya, JP), Harada; Toshikazu (Toyota, JP)
Title: Evaporated fuel adsorbing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,395,817

Inventors: Fujita; Jun (Tokyo, JP), Yamasaki; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Moisture-reactive composition and organic electroluminescent device
Patent Number: 8,206,841

Inventors: Fujita; Takashi (Kashiwa, JP), Suzuki; Takayuki (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Sheet conveyance apparatus having skew conveyance mechanism with sheet deforming unit and image forming apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 8,205,879

Inventors: Fujiwara; Noboru (Toyota, JP), Hayashihara; Takashi (Toyota, JP), Masumo; Hiroyuki (Toyota, JP)
Title: Vehicle brake apparatus
Patent Number: 7,395,734

Inventors: Fujiwara; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Facsimile apparatus for incorporating own facsimile number into transmitter terminal information
Patent Number: 7,394,576

Inventors: Fujiyoshi; Ryusuke (Sakai, JP), Yabu; Tomohiro (Sakai, JP)
Title: Air conditioning system
Patent Number: 7,395,677

Inventors: Fukuda; Michitaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program product
Patent Number: 8,207,979

Inventors: Fukuhara; Noboru (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Semiconductor wafer and insulated gate field effect transistor
Patent Number: 9,379,226

Inventors: Fukui; Shigeki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Inkjet print head and print element substrate for the same
Patent Number: 8,205,966

Inventors: Fukui; Takaaki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus and control method therefor
Patent Number: 8,208,804

Inventors: Fukui; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,397,487

Inventors: Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Yoshii; Hiroto (Tokyo, JP), Kuribayashi; Hideto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe-immobilized carrier, and genetic testing method
Patent Number: 8,207,317

Inventors: Fukumoto; Kenichi (Kyoto, JP), Aoyagi; Yousuke (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Controller IC, DC-AC conversion apparatus, and parallel running system of DC-AC conversion apparatuses
Patent Number: 7,394,671

Inventors: Fukushima; Keisuke (Hiroshima-ken, JP), Noma; Hideki (Hiroshima-ken, JP)
Title: Motor-driven actuator
Patent Number: 8,205,517

Inventors: Fukuura; Asao (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Intaglio printing ink
Patent Number: 9,376,579

Inventors: Fukuyasu; Hidehito (Tottori, JP)
Title: Ink jet printing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,396,106

Inventors: Fulks; Mark (Danville, CA), Licata; Aaron (San Ramon, CA), Marle; Christophe (San Francisco, CA), Challa; Srikanth (San Jose, CA), Nava-Vazquez; Gabriel (Campbell, CA), Perelmutov; Timur (Naperville, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus for detecting occlusion in an augmented reality display
Patent Number: 9,378,591

Inventors: Fung; Michael (Houston, TX), Lu; Meisheng (Houston, TX), Sun; William N. C. (Shanghai, CN), Sun; Cecily R. Y. (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Methods of treating with anti-C5/C5a specific antibodies
Patent Number: 8,206,716

Inventors: Furuta; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Hashimoto; Kiyokazu (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory
Patent Number: 7,394,688

Inventors: Furuya; Yukitsuna (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image communication system using a hierarchical code comprised of a plurality of layers
Patent Number: 7,395,486

Inventors: Furuyama; Noboru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming method
Patent Number: 9,377,730

Inventors: Gadd; Martha E. (Fort Worth, TX), David; Karen C. (Masnfield, TX)
Title: Use of FAAH antagonists for treating dry eye and ocular pain
Patent Number: 8,207,226

Inventors: Gailly; Noe Jacques Francois (Paris, FR)
Title: Easy open closure with improved pressure performance
Patent Number: 9,376,233

Inventors: Gal; Yoav (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Sensors for inductive plethysmographic monitoring applications and apparel using the same
Patent Number: 9,375,165

Inventors: Ganguli; Subhabrata (Plymouth, MN), Papageorgiou; George (Minneapolis, MN), Glavaski-Radovanovic; Sonja (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Tunable architecture for aircraft fault detection
Patent Number: 8,209,083

Inventors: Ganguly; Arundhuti (San Jose, CA), Roos; Pieter Gerhard (Sandy, UT)
Title: Pixel circuit with constant voltage biased photodiode and related imaging method
Patent Number: 9,380,239

Inventors: Garcia-Leiner; Manuel A. (Royersford, PA), Reilly; Jack J. (Blue Bell, PA)
Title: Multi-layer screen composites
Patent Number: 8,208,204

Inventors: Gardeski; Kenneth C. (Plymouth, MN), Poor; Corinne A. G. (Roseville, MN), Clemens; William J. (Fridley, MN), Odegard; Jeremy J. (River Falls, WI)
Title: Method and apparatus for deflecting a screw-in lead
Patent Number: 7,396,335

Inventors: Garratt; Jason (Vancouver, CA)
Title: Methods and systems to allocate addresses in a high-endurance/low-endurance hybrid flash memory
Patent Number: 8,209,466

Inventors: Garsuch; Arnd (Ludwigshafen, DE), Duerr; Anna Katharina (Ludwigshafen, DE), Janek; Juergen (Giessen, DE), Adelhelm; Philipp (Giessen, DE), Hartmann; Pascal (Giessen, DE)
Title: Sodium-oxygen cells
Patent Number: 9,379,421

Inventors: Garza Gonzalez; Elvira (Guadalupe, MX), Bosques Padilla; Francisco Javier (Monterrey, MX), Moreno Campana; Victor Manuel (Monterrey, MX)
Title: Method for detection and multiple, simultaneous quantification of pathogens by means of real-time polymerase chain reaction
Patent Number: 8,206,923

Inventors: Gautier; Taylor S. (Foster City, CA)
Title: Automatic identification of a set-top box user to a network
Patent Number: 8,209,735

Inventors: Geaghan; Bernard O. (Salem, NH)
Title: Capacitance measuring circuit and method
Patent Number: 8,207,944

Inventors: Gegout; Cedric (Rennes, FR), Gouesbet; Pierre-Erwann (Longaulnay, FR)
Title: System, method, and computer program for maintaining quality of experience for a client device on a network
Patent Number: 9,379,948

Inventors: Gell; Klaus (Obernzell, DE), Solka; Ulrich (Feurstenzell, DE), Wimmer; Hans (Neuburg, DE)
Title: Independent wheel suspension
Patent Number: 8,205,896

Inventors: Gendler; Alexander (Kiriat Motzkin, IL), Leifman; George (Haifa, IL)
Title: Restricting clock signal delivery based on activity in a processor
Patent Number: 9,377,836

Inventors: Genoud; Dominique (Uster, CH), Latzer; Christoph (Pfaffikon, CH)
Title: Calibration weight arrangement for an electronic balance
Patent Number: 7,395,689

Inventors: George; Subi Jacob (Bangalore, IN), Kumar; Mohit (Bihar, IN)
Title: Chromophores for the detection of volatile organic compounds
Patent Number: 9,376,435

Inventors: Georgeson; Gary E. (Federal Way, WA), Fogarty; Michael D. (Auburn, WA), Wright; Daniel J. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Magnetically attracted inspecting apparatus and method using a ball bearing
Patent Number: 7,395,714

Inventors: Gerber; Mark (Irving, TX), Newcomb; Brad (Plano, TX), Shaffer; Robert (Plano, TX), Stromberger; Chris (Irving, TX), Taylor; Steve (Dallas, TX), Krone; Kevin (Dallas, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for preventing the interception of data being transmitted to a web site by a monitoring program
Patent Number: 7,394,900

Inventors: Gerritsen; Eric (Bernin, FR), De-Jonghe; Veronique (La Terrasse, FR), Kordic; Srdjan (Biviers, FR)
Title: Silicide formation on a wafer
Patent Number: 9,379,020

Inventors: Gielty; Steven Lawrence (Coquitlam, CA), Caesar; David (North Vancouver, CA), Hoyt; Riley Steven (Fort Langley, CA)
Title: Configurable multislot class for wireless devices
Patent Number: 7,397,781

Inventors: Gillis; Donald Ray (San Jose, CA), Feliss; Norbert A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Khurshudov; Andrei (San Jose, CA)
Title: Protective device for reducing the impact of physical shock
Patent Number: 7,395,931

Inventors: Gindlesperger; William A (Chambersberg, PA)
Title: System and method for competitive pricing and procurement of customized goods and services
Patent Number: 8,209,227

Inventors: Girgensohn; Albrecht (Dusseldorf, DE), Schaps; Lothar (Heinsberg, DE), Plociennik; Uwe (Ratingen, DE)
Title: Method for the continuous casting of a metal strand
Patent Number: 8,205,662

Inventors: Girish; Muthya K. (Santa Clara, CA), Hamlin; Jay Fredrick (Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Video conferencing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,397,495

Inventors: Go; Dominic (Cupertino, CA), Hayter; Mark D. (Menlo Park, CA), Chen; Zongjian (Palo Alto, CA), Wadhawan; Ruchi (Saratoga, CA)
Title: DMA controller that passes destination pointers from transmit logic through a loopback buffer to receive logic to write data to memory
Patent Number: 8,209,446

Inventors: Gobert; Ulrich (Goteborg, SE), Grunditz; Daniel (Ojersjo, SE), Krausche; Sebastian (Hollviken, SE)
Title: Turbo charged diesel-type piston engine and method for controlling such an engine
Patent Number: 7,395,668

Inventors: Goda; Mitsuhiro (Osaka, JP), Fukunaga; Yasuyuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming unit
Patent Number: 8,208,829

Inventors: Goebelbecker; Michael (Dearborn Heights, MI)
Title: Freezable-liquid dispenser for motor vehicles
Patent Number: 8,206,656

Inventors: Goehlich; Robert Alexander (Hamburg, DE), Frauen; Holger (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Riveting device and riveting method
Patent Number: 9,375,781

Inventors: Goldberg; Steven J. (Downingtown, PA)
Title: Signal separation for a CDMA communications device and associated methods
Patent Number: 7,397,426

Inventors: Goldman; Geoffrey Howard (Ellicott City, MD)
Title: Computationally efficent radar processing method and sytem for SAR and GMTI on a slow moving platform
Patent Number: 8,207,887

Inventors: Goldman; Mitchel P. (La Jolla, CA), Weiss; Robert A. (Baltimore, MD), Zikorus; Arthur W. (San Jose, CA), Chandler; James G. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for applying energy to biological tissue including the use of tumescent tissue compression
Patent Number: 7,396,355

Inventors: Golovashchenko; Sergey Fedorovich (Beverly Hills, MI)
Title: Hydromechanical drawing process and machine
Patent Number: 9,375,775

Inventors: Goltman; Gennady (Haifa, IL), Fan; Yongping (Portland, OR), Shen; Kuan-Yueh (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Apparatus to reduce power of a charge pump
Patent Number: 9,379,717

Inventors: Goodman; James P. (Valencia, CA)
Title: Sound processor housings, sound processors and implantable cochlear stimulation systems including the same
Patent Number: 9,380,395

Inventors: Goossen; Emray R. (Albuquerque, NM), Horn; Randall E. (Albuquerque, NM)
Title: Transforming unmanned aerial-to-ground vehicle
Patent Number: 8,205,820

Inventors: Gopalan; RaviKiran (San Diego, CA), Zhang; Danlu (San Diego, CA)
Title: Multiple input multiple output (MIMO) communication systems and methods for chip to chip and intrachip communication
Patent Number: 9,379,791

Inventors: Gordon; Michael (Warren, NJ), Scott; J. Henry (Warren, NJ), Laganis; Edward J. (Hoboken, NJ), Judge; James M. (Bushkill, PA), Armonaitis; Keith (Rockaway, NJ)
Title: Method for remotely managing an environmental control and monitoring device
Patent Number: 9,377,790

Inventors: Goria; Paolo (Turin, IT), Guerrini; Claudio (Turin, IT), Magnani; Nicola Pio (Turin, IT)
Title: Method for code re-allocation in telecommunication systems, related system and computer product
Patent Number: 7,397,783

Inventors: Goto; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Nozawa; Minoru (Yokohama, JP), Inoue; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Ink jet print head, and method of manufacturing ink jet print head
Patent Number: 8,205,963

Inventors: Goto; Katsutoshi (Okazaki, JP), Yamakage; Masahiro (Anjo, JP), Deguchi; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP), Yamaura; Taketoshi (Nagasaki, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas analyzer
Patent Number: 8,208,143

Inventors: Govea; Michael (Glendale, CA)
Title: Systems and methods of forming contact assemblies for leads of electrical stimulation systems
Patent Number: 9,375,563

Inventors: Graham; Jamey (San Jose, CA), Stork; David G. (Portola Valley, CA)
Title: Techniques for annotating portions of a document relevant to concepts of interest
Patent Number: 7,395,501

Inventors: Gray; Robert W. (Rochester, NY), MacDonald; Stuart G. (Pultneyville, NY)
Title: Resonance tuning module for implantable devices and leads
Patent Number: 8,209,029

Inventors: Greco; Michael N. (Lansdale, PA), Almond, Jr.; Harold R. (Maple Glen, PA), Hawkins; Michael J. (Ambler, PA), Powell; Eugene (Pipersville, PA)
Title: Phosphonic acid compounds as inhibitors of serine proteases
Patent Number: 8,207,338

Inventors: Gregorich; Daniel (St. Louis Park, MN), Heidner; Matt (Maple Grove, MN), Eidenschink; Tracee (Wayzata, MN), Jennings; Adam (Buffalo, MN), Alkhatib; Yousef (Maple Grove, MN)
Title: Adjustable bifurcation catheter incorporating electroactive polymer and methods of making and using the same
Patent Number: 8,206,429

Inventors: Greter; Andy (Rotkreuz, CH), Furrer; Manuel (Beinwil/Freiamt, CH), Veid; Martin (Weggis, CH)
Title: Mixing device for a discharge unit
Patent Number: 9,375,692

Inventors: Greul; Joerg Nico (Leverkusen, DE), Maechling; Simon (Lyon Cedex, FR), Wasnaire; Pierre (Duesseldorf, DE), Dahmen; Peter (Neuss, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE), Bernier; David (Lyons, FR), Carles; Lionel (Tramoyes, FR), Dubost; Christophe (Charbonnieres les bains, FR), Vors; Jean-Pierre (Sainte Foy les Lyon, FR), Brunet; Stephane (St Andre de Corcy, FR), Lachaise; Helene (Lyons, FR)
Title: 5- halogenopyrazole benzofuranyl carboxamides
Patent Number: 9,375,006

Inventors: Griesgraber; George W. (Eagan, MN), Slania; Sarah J. (Eagan, MN)
Title: Chiral fused [1,2]imidazo[4,5-c] ring compounds
Patent Number: 8,207,162

Inventors: Griffith; Victoria A. (Seattle, WA), Belle; Jeff L. (Seattle, WA), Leng; Daniel (Seattle, WA), Winham; Mark A. (Mercer Island, WA), Iser; Adam J. (Mercer Island, WA), Frazzini; Michael Anthony (Seattle, WA)
Title: Author-focused tools for scheduling an event associated with an author or with a work of the author
Patent Number: 8,209,217

Inventors: Gritter; Daniel S. (Wappingers Falls, NY), Katzen; Glenn I. (New York, NY), Manoni; Colette A. (Brewster, NY)
Title: Core service build / deployment for hierarchical database
Patent Number: 9,378,225

Inventors: Grosse; Burkhard (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Mobile flat X-ray detector having a carry grip
Patent Number: 7,396,158

Inventors: Grossmann; Alex (Gernsbach, DE), Baumann; Torsten (Eppingen-Adelshofen, DE)
Title: Method and control unit for driving a control circuit
Patent Number: 7,397,150

Inventors: Gruaz; Jerome (Graz, AT), Harms; Klaus-Christoph (Graz, AT), Rzehorska; Martin (Peggau, AT), Teichmann; Rudiger (Hart b. Graz, AT)
Title: Test assembly and procedure for capturing performance data
Patent Number: 8,209,151

Inventors: Gruenbaum; William T. (Rochester, NY)
Title: Titanyl phthalocyanine with improved milling properties
Patent Number: 8,206,502

Inventors: Gschwind; Michael K. (Chappaqua, NY), Salapura; Valentina (Chappaqua, NY)
Title: Performing predecode-time optimized instructions in conjunction with predecode time optimized instruction sequence caching
Patent Number: 9,378,022

Inventors: Guenther; Benedikt (Cologne, DE)
Title: Rotary switch
Patent Number: 8,205,682

Inventors: Guenther; Sebastian (Tuebingen, DE), Ulbrich; Nicolaus (Gomaringen, DE), Materna; Volker (Eisenach, DE)
Title: Micromechanical sensor having a variable capacitor and method for detecting electromagnetic radiation using same
Patent Number: 8,207,500

Inventors: Guillotte; Andrew R. (East Peoria, IL), Miller; Travis (Washington, IL), Wilbur; Don (Manito, IL), Batdorff; Mark (Washington, IL)
Title: Transmission hydraulic retarder control system and method of operating
Patent Number: 9,377,065

Inventors: Guillotte; Andrew R. (East Peoria, IL), Miller; Travis (Washington, IL), Wilbur; Don (Manito, IL), Batdorff; Mark (Washington, IL)
Title: Transmission hydraulic retarder control system and method of operating
Patent Number: 9,377,066

Inventors: Guo; Wei-Qiang (Bellevue, WA), De; Vaishali (Seattle, WA), Chen; Rui (Kirkland, WA), Rouskov; Yordan (Kirkland, WA), Rajvanshy; Vikas (Seattle, WA)
Title: Device-specific identity
Patent Number: 8,209,394

Inventors: Haas; Gunther (Saint Gregoire, FR), Dagois; Jean-Paul (Cesson Sevigne, FR)
Title: Image display panel consisting of a matrix of memory-effect electroluminescent cells
Patent Number: 7,397,181

Inventors: Haas; Helmut (Achim, DE), Hagymasi; Marcel (Goslar, DE), Brumm; Holger (Goslar, DE), Schnitter; Christoph (Holle, DE)
Title: Method for producing electrolytic capacitors from valve metal powders
Patent Number: 9,378,894

Inventors: Haeberli; Paul (San Francisco, CA)
Title: System and method of changing attributes an image-based product
Patent Number: 7,395,229

Inventors: Haghighat; Afshin (Ile-Bizard, CA), Li; Yingxue (Exton, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for reducing interference in space frequency block coding communication
Patent Number: 8,208,574

Inventors: Hahn; Gene Beck (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Yong Ho (Anyang-si, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for performing initial ranging in wireless communication system
Patent Number: 8,208,429

Inventors: Hahn; Genebeck (Seoul, KR), Chung; Jaehoon (Seoul, KR), Choi; Hyeyoung (Seoul, KR), Lee; Eunjong (Seoul, KR), Cho; Heejeong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of performing communication by user equipment in cloud radio access network environment and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 9,380,614

Inventors: Hall; Aaron T. (Carey, OH), Johnson; Kale R. (Minneapolis, MN)
Title: Scrub deck retraction apparatus
Patent Number: 9,375,124

Inventors: Hall; Craig T. (Holland, MI), Potts; Jeffrey W. (Holland, MI), Dershem; Dan (Holland, MI), Bass; Andrew J. (Holland, MI)
Title: Methods and apparatus for connecting shippers and carriers in the third party logistics environment via the internet
Patent Number: 7,395,237

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Fox; Joe (Spanish Fork, UT)
Title: Pavement degradation tools in a ganged configuration
Patent Number: 7,396,085

Inventors: Hall; David R. (Provo, UT), Wahlquist; David (Spanish Fork, UT)
Title: Lead the bit rotary steerable system
Patent Number: 8,205,688

Inventors: Hall; James E. (Mogadore, OH)
Title: Insitu removal of chelator from anionic polymerization reactions
Patent Number: 7,396,887

Inventors: Ham; Chang-Ho (Ansan-si, KR), Kim; Eun-Sik (Gwangmyeong-si, KR)
Title: Urea solution after-treatment system, and method and controller for warning of urea solution state using touch
Patent Number: 9,376,122

Inventors: Hamada; Mototsugu (Yokohama, JP), Nishikawa; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Furusawa; Toshiyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,397,271

Inventors: Hammer; Hermann (Hemmental, CH)
Title: Holding arrangement having a weight balance
Patent Number: 8,205,845

Inventors: Hammond; Gary (Fort Collins, CO), Scafidi; Carl (Fort Collins, CO), Crawford; John (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to provide a source operand for an instruction in a processor
Patent Number: 7,395,415

Inventors: Hamouda; Ayman (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Methods for retargeting vias and for fabricating semiconductor devices with retargeted vias
Patent Number: 9,378,323

Inventors: Han; Jae Heung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jong Il (Seoul, KR)
Title: Touch panel
Patent Number: 9,377,916

Inventors: Han; Se-Hee (Seoul, KR), Lee; Joo-Yeol (Seoul, KR), Jung; Dong-Shin (Suwon-si, KR), Maeng; Je-Young (Suwon-si, KR), Feng; Fei Fei (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for protecting personal information in a home network
Patent Number: 9,380,116

Inventors: Han; Sun Kyu (Kyungki-do, KR), Lee; Wook Hee (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Built-in antenna module of wireless communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,397,433

Inventors: Hanano; Susumu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Bearing structure, toner storage device and image forming apparatus provided with the bearing structure
Patent Number: 8,208,845

Inventors: Hancu; Dan (Clifton Park, NY), Donald, Jr.; Whisenhunt Wayne (Niskayuna, NY), Benjamin; Winkler Hale (Albany, NY), Benjamin; Wood Rue (Niskayuna, NY), Hrishikesh; Keshavan (Clifton Park, NY)
Title: Catalyst and method of manufacture
Patent Number: 9,375,710

Inventors: Hane; Toshihisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: System and method of transmitting variable length packet by sequential allocation of permission and monitoring response detection time period
Patent Number: 7,394,824

Inventors: Hansen; Craig (Los Altos, CA), Moussouris; John (San Francisco, CA), Massalin; Alexia (San Jose, CA)
Title: Processor for executing wide operand operations using a control register and a results register
Patent Number: 9,378,018

Inventors: Hara; Katsushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ink jet printing apparatus and ink jet printing method
Patent Number: 7,396,100

Inventors: Hara; Koichiro (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,205,972

Inventors: Harada; Katsuyuki (Yamatokoriyama, JP), Maeda; Shuji (Otsu, JP)
Title: Hub unit
Patent Number: 9,375,978

Inventors: Harasawa; Yusuke (Saitama, JP)
Title: Sheet folding apparatus and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,847

Inventors: Hariya; Masayuki (Chiyoda, JP), Hiro; Yoshimitsu (Yokohama, JP), Yamamoto; Yoshiyuki (Yokohama, JP), Tokisue; Hiromitsu (Chiyoda, JP)
Title: Analytical model producing method and analytical model producing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,395,190

Inventors: Harrington; Steven J. (Webster, NY)
Title: Method for multi-color, clustered, dot-off-dot halftoning
Patent Number: 7,394,571

Inventors: Harter; Donald J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Cho; Gyu C. (Ann Arbor, MI), Fermann; Martin E. (Dexter, MI), Hartl; Ingmar (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Utilization of Yb: and Nd: mode-locked oscillators in solid-state short pulse laser systems
Patent Number: 7,394,591

Inventors: Hartleip; Larry G. (Brighton, MI), Wissinger; Michael C. (Flushing, MI)
Title: Shifter rod assemblies for automotive transmissions
Patent Number: 7,395,732

Inventors: Hartmann; Dirk (Stuttgart, DE), Mallebrein; Georg (Korntal-Muenchingen, DE), Ide; Nicolas (Ludwigsburg, DE), Roth; Andreas (Muehlacker-Lomersheim, DE), Reuschenbach; Lutz (Stuttgart, DE), Schiller; Frank (Tamm, DE), Deissler; Markus (Neckarsulm, DE), Drung; Michael (Muehlacker, DE)
Title: Method and device for operating an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,209,112

Inventors: Hartog; Ronald Lewis (Union Pier, MI)
Title: Ramped filter vessel
Patent Number: 9,377,106

Inventors: Hasegawa; Hiroshi (Chino, JP)
Title: Display apparatus and image information generating method adapted to display apparatus
Patent Number: 7,396,135

Inventors: Hasegawa; Tsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Receiver and reception processing method
Patent Number: 8,208,589

Inventors: Hashimoto; Norihito (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Lever-type connector
Patent Number: 9,379,485

Inventors: Hashimoto; Takeaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Belt driving control device, belt device, image forming apparatus, belt driving control method, computer program, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,208,842

Inventors: Haskell; Barin Geoffry (Tinton Falls, NJ), Puri; Atul (Riverdale, NY), Schmidt; Robert Louis (Howell, NJ)
Title: Bidirectional predicted pictures or video object planes for efficient and flexible coding
Patent Number: 8,208,547

Inventors: Hasler; Jean-Philippe (Vasteras, SE)
Title: Arrangement for exchanging power
Patent Number: 8,207,712

Inventors: Hauer; Bernhard (Fussgonheim, DE), Kvarnstrom Branneby; Cecilia (Stockholm, SE), Schmid; Rolf (Stuttgart, DE), Maurer; Steffen (Dirmstein, DE), Trodler; Peter (Ingelheim, DE), Liu; Danni (Stuttgart, DE), Muller; Monika (Aachen, DE)
Title: CALB muteins and their use
Patent Number: 8,206,969

Inventors: Hawes; Jeffrey O. (Portsmouth, RI)
Title: Radome with heating element
Patent Number: 7,397,442

Inventors: Hawkins; Jeffrey C. (Atherton, CA), Skillman; Peter N. (San Carlos, CA), Rees; William B. (Menlo Park, CA), Haitani; Robert Y. (Menlo Park, CA), Yurochko; Michael Alexander (Los Gatos, CA), Colligan; Edward Thomas (San Jose, CA)
Title: Hand-held device
Patent Number: 8,208,620

Inventors: Hayashi; Junichi (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Homare (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device including plural chips stacked to each other
Patent Number: 9,378,775

Inventors: Hayashi; Yoshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Atsuumi; Hiromichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical scanner and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,397,591

Inventors: Hayashibara; Kazuki (Daito, JP)
Title: Optical disc reproduction apparatus
Patent Number: 7,394,972

Inventors: Hayashide; Tadao (Utsunomiya, JP), Sugiyama; Takayuki (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus using image reading lens
Patent Number: 7,397,620

Inventors: Heap; Anthony H. (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Method and control architecture to determine motor torque split in fixed gear operation for a hybrid powertrain system
Patent Number: 8,209,097

Inventors: Hebiguchi; Hiroyuki (Miyagi-ken, JP), Matsuta; Shigetoshi (Miyagi-ken, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus for electric field communication
Patent Number: 8,208,852

Inventors: Heim; Michael (Holzgerlingen, DE)
Title: Control device having a position sensor
Patent Number: 8,208,264

Inventors: Hein; Benjamin (Portland, OR), Jeli; Richard (Milwaukie, OR), Sautter; Chris (Portland, OR)
Title: Vehicle carrier system
Patent Number: 9,376,063

Inventors: Heipp; Shawn D. (Columbus, OH), Farchione, III; Louis A. (Columbus, OH)
Title: Clog-resistant closures for adhesive containers
Patent Number: 9,376,241

Inventors: Heitz; Uwe (Markdorf, DE), Diosi; Gabor (Friedrichshafen, DE), Wafzig; Jurgen (Eriskirch, DE), Gumpoltsberger; Gerhard (Friedrichshafen, DE), Vahlensieck; Bernd (Markdorf, DE), Casals; Pedro (Tettnang-Kau, DE)
Title: Split power transmission to include a variable drive
Patent Number: 7,396,309

Inventors: Heller; Adam (Austin, TX)
Title: Device for the determination of glycated hemoglobin
Patent Number: 8,206,563

Inventors: Helmersson; Ke Wang (Linkoping, SE), Samuelsson; Maria (Modena, IT), Dahlman; Erik (Bromma, SE), Edvardsson; Maria (Jarfalla, SE), Englund; Eva (Linkoping, SE), Sagfors; Mats Fredrik (Kyrkslatt, FI), Peisa; Janne (Espoo, FI), Parkvall; Stefan (Stockholm, SE)
Title: Method and arrangement in a telecommunication system
Patent Number: 8,208,456

Inventors: Hemmi; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Kenta (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Duplex bearing device
Patent Number: 9,377,051

Inventors: Henderson; Zachary (Jamaica Plain, MA), Hibbeler; Jason D. (Williston, VT), Hook; Terence B. (Jericho, VT), Palmer; Nicholas (Beaverton, OR), Peterson; Kirk D. (Jericho, VT)
Title: Immunity to inline charging damage in circuit designs
Patent Number: 9,378,329

Inventors: Hendrickson; Edwin R. (Hockessin, DE), Jackson; Scott Christopher (Wilmington, DE), Luckring; Abigail K (West Chester, PA)
Title: Methods, strains, and compositions useful for microbially enhanced oil recovery: Arcobacter clade 1
Patent Number: 9,376,610

Inventors: Heng; Brian (Irvine, CA), Chen; Xuemin (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and system for hierarchically layered adaptive median motion vector smoothing
Patent Number: 8,208,551

Inventors: Hengerer; Arne (Erlangen, DE), Strecker; Ralph (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Method and device for quantifying the uptake of at least one radiotracer in a body region of a patient of interest to a positron emission tomography measurement
Patent Number: 8,208,987

Inventors: Herga; Davorin (Gori{hacek over (s)}nica, SI)
Title: Process and device for treating leather
Patent Number: 8,206,461

Inventors: Hermine; Olivier (Paris, FR), Courtois; Genevieve (Paris, FR), Arlet; Jean-Benoit (Paris, FR), Ribeil; Jean-Antoine (Paris, FR)
Title: Methods and compositions for the treatment of .beta.-thalassemia
Patent Number: 9,377,471

Inventors: Herrin; Bradley C. (Marina Del Rey, CA), Mehra; Maneesh (Westford, MA)
Title: Adopting an existing automation script to a new framework
Patent Number: 9,378,122

Inventors: Herschkowitz; Samuel (Brooklyn, NY), Fein; Seymour H. (New Canann, CT)
Title: Methods and devices for desmopressin drug delivery
Patent Number: 9,375,530

Inventors: Hertzberg; Marc (Sudbury, MA)
Title: Systems and methods for regulating hard disk drive operation in cold temperatures
Patent Number: 7,397,629

Inventors: Hetherington; Mark D. (Crystal Lake, IL), Kirk; Michael J. (Mount Prospect, IL), Proctor; Lee M. (Cary, IL), Zhuang; Zhongwei (Vernon Hills, IL)
Title: Method and apparatus to facilitate vocoder erasure processing
Patent Number: 7,395,202

Inventors: Heydari Monfared; Ali (Albany, CA)
Title: Data center in a rack
Patent Number: 9,377,832

Inventors: Hidaka; Hideto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device, operational processing device and storage system
Patent Number: 7,394,717

Inventors: Higashi; Kazuyuki (Farmington Hills, MI)
Title: Battery charger noise reduction by frequency switching
Patent Number: 9,379,575

Inventors: Hilbert; David M. (Palo Alto, CA), Trevor; Jonathan J. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: System and method for customized document selection
Patent Number: 7,395,267

Inventors: Hilkene; Martin A. (Gilroy, CA), Gouk; Roman (San Jose, CA), Scotney-Castle; Matthew D. (Morgan Hill, CA), Porshnev; Peter I. (Poway, CA)
Title: Demagnetization of magnetic media by C doping for HDD patterned media application
Patent Number: 9,376,746

Inventors: Hill; Daniel Joseph (Los Angeles, CA), O'Donnell; Laura (Los Angeles, CA), Thomson; Clayton Alexander (Ventura, CA), Snodgrass; Nicholas Edward (Los Angeles, CA), Yeh; Roger (San Marino, CA)
Title: Method and system for a program guide
Patent Number: 9,380,341

Inventors: Hillis; David John (Balmedie, GB)
Title: Methods and apparatus for expanding tubing with an expansion tool and a cone
Patent Number: 7,395,857

Inventors: Hintermeister; Gregory Richard (Rochester, MN), Rath; Cale T. (Byron, MN), Romano; George James (Rochester, MN)
Title: Simulating partition resource allocation
Patent Number: 7,395,403

Inventors: Hirabayashi; Hirotada (Hamura, JP)
Title: Displaying handwritten strokes on a device according to a determined stroke direction matching the present direction of inclination of the device
Patent Number: 9,378,427

Inventors: Hiramatu; Akinori (Nara, JP), Yamahara; Daisuke (Osaka, JP), Ido; Shigeru (Osaka, JP), Hasegawa; Junichi (Osaka, JP), Kamoi; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP), Kido; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Electronic ballast and luminaire with the same
Patent Number: 9,380,660

Inventors: Hirano; Tomoya (Kobe, JP)
Title: Golf club head
Patent Number: 7,396,297

Inventors: Hiraren; Toshimitsu (Ibaraki, JP), Mori; Katsuhiro (Ibaraki, JP), Shimizu; Yasutomo (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Photocromic composition
Patent Number: 9,377,664

Inventors: Hisada; Kazuya (Osaka, JP), Ohno; Eiji (Hirakata, JP), Higashimaru; Kazuhiro (Kadoma, JP), Hayashi; Kazuhiro (Kadoma, JP)
Title: Optical information-recording medium manufacturing method and manufacturing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,396,562

Inventors: Hiura; Yoshikazu (Kanagawa, JP), Kataishi; Riho (Kanagawa, JP), Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 8,207,011

Inventors: Hiyama; Hiroki (Zama, JP)
Title: Solid-state imaging apparatus and imaging system
Patent Number: 8,208,055

Inventors: Hoermandinger; Klaus (Leonberg, DE), Klink; Achim (Talheim, DE)
Title: Battery arrangement
Patent Number: 8,205,702

Inventors: Hoffman; George E. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Data management system server apparatus and method for monitoring a wireless communication network
Patent Number: 8,208,861

Inventors: Hoffman; Michael T. (Raleigh, NC)
Title: System and method for identifying transient friends
Patent Number: 8,209,416

Inventors: Hofmann; Marco (Munich, DE), Eberle; Hans-Juergen (Munich, DE)
Title: Platinum catalysts supported on nanosize titanium dioxide, their use in hydrosilylation and compositions comprising such catalysts
Patent Number: 8,207,241

Inventors: Hofmann; Willy Heinz (Baden-Ruetihof, CH), Ballmann; Josef (Aachen, DE)
Title: Blade of a turbomachine
Patent Number: 9,377,029

Inventors: Hohndel; Dirk (Portland, OR), van de Ven; Adriaan (Portland, OR)
Title: Distributed traffic pattern analysis and entropy prediction for detecting malware in a network environment
Patent Number: 9,380,066

Inventors: Holden; Steven J. (Manlius, NY)
Title: Slide valve actuation for overpressure safety
Patent Number: 8,206,132

Inventors: Holt; Scott C. (Decatur, GA), Koch; Robert A. (Norcross, GA), Scott; David (Norcross, GA), Patel; Navneet (Marietta, GA)
Title: Real-time notification of presence availability changes
Patent Number: 7,395,329

Inventors: Honda; Takahiro (Ikoma, JP), Tajima; Hisashi (Ikoma, JP), Sasabuchi; Yoshimasa (Ikoma, JP), Kawashima; Kenji (Ikoma, JP), Okamoto; Kazuyoshi (Ikoma, JP), Yamamoto; Minoru (Ikoma, JP), Ban; Masakazu (Ikoma, JP)
Title: Compounds having a 4-pyridylalkylthio group as a substituent
Patent Number: 8,207,194

Inventors: Hong; Ji-Hoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Image sensor and method of fabricating the same including a gate insulation layer, a gate electrode, a photodiode and a floating diffusion region
Patent Number: 8,207,562

Inventors: Hong; Jiang (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Approach for printing locked print data using user and print data authentication
Patent Number: 8,209,762

Inventors: Hooper; William J. (Lawrenceville, GA), Barbulescu; Ion-Horatiu (Atlanta, GA), Ling; William (Norcross, GA)
Title: Manufacture and method for forming structures and the structures resulting therefrom
Patent Number: 9,377,040

Inventors: Horner; Rob (San Diego, CA), Bermeo; Dennis (San Diego, CA)
Title: Extended phase center tapered slot antenna
Patent Number: 7,397,440

Inventors: Hosie; David (Sugar Land, TX), Bansal; R. K. (Houston, TX), Moyes; Peter B. (Aberdeen, GB)
Title: Apparatus and method to reduce fluid pressure in a wellbore
Patent Number: 7,395,877

Inventors: Hosier; Paul A. (Rochester, NY), Banton; Martin Edward (Fairport, NY), Hayes, III; Frederick O. (Ontario, NY)
Title: Image data compensation for optical or spatial error in an array of photosensitive chips
Patent Number: 8,208,684

Inventors: Hossainy; Syed F. A. (Hayward, CA), Pacetti; Stephen D. (San Jose, CA), Fong; Keith E. (Palo Alto, CA), Bhat; Vinayak (Sunnyvale, CA), Sanders Millare; Deborra (San Jose, CA), Guruwaiya; Judy A. (San Jose, CA), Mirzaee; Daryush (Sunnyvale, CA), Mandrusov; Evgenia (Campbell, CA)
Title: High amine content polymer coatings for implantable devices and a method of forming the same
Patent Number: 8,206,733

Inventors: Hossainy; Syed Faiyaz Ahmed (Fremont, CA), Ding; Ni (San Jose, CA)
Title: Heparin prodrugs and drug delivery stents formed therefrom
Patent Number: 7,396,541

Inventors: Hossainy; Syed Faiyaz Ahmed (Fremont, CA), Ding; Ni (San Jose, CA)
Title: Heparin prodrugs and drug delivery stents formed therefrom
Patent Number: 9,375,445

Inventors: Hosseini; Khalil (Weihmichl, DE), Kahlmann; Frank (Neubiberg, DE), Mahler; Joachim (Regensburg, DE)
Title: Electronic device
Patent Number: 9,379,050

Inventors: Hotter; Joseph (Lyons, FR)
Title: Wound closure device
Patent Number: 9,375,208

Inventors: Hottinen; Ari Tapani (Espoo, FI), Viterbo; Emanuele (Turin, IT)
Title: Optimal user pairing for multiuser MIMO
Patent Number: 8,208,439

Inventors: Hours; Xavier (Tournefeuille, FR), Arora; Shitiz (Noida, IN), Ruth; Robert Scott (Austin, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing integrated circuit layout verification
Patent Number: 9,378,325

Inventors: Howells; Andrew David (Ontario, CA), Guenther; Hoellrigl (Rhein, CH), Danielou; Armelle (Les Echelles, FR), Lauret; Florence (Rugles, FR)
Title: Aluminium foil alloy
Patent Number: 8,206,519

Inventors: Hsieh; Yuan-Chih (Hsinchu, TW), Chu; Richard (Taipei, TW), Wu; Ming-Tung (Hsinchu, TW), Liu; Martin (Yonghe, TW), Chao; Lan-Lin (Sindian, TW), Tsai; Chia-Shiung (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Semiconductor having a high aspect ratio via
Patent Number: 8,207,595

Inventors: Hsu; Chan-Cheng (Taoyuan County, TW), Sung; Yi-Ju (Taoyuan County, TW), Chen; Hsin-Kai (Taoyuan County, TW), Kuo; Chih-Yang (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Connection dormancy method and wireless communication device and computer readable recording medium
Patent Number: 9,380,616

Inventors: Hsu; Chia-Chang (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Global positioning system receiver and correlating circuit thereof
Patent Number: 7,395,155

Inventors: Hsu; Shuo-Hsiu (Tu-Cheng, TW), Liu; Jia-Hau (Tu-Cheng, TW)
Title: Electrical connector assembly with pick-up cap
Patent Number: 8,206,158

Inventors: Hsu; Wei-Hao (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Systems and methods for acoustic echo cancellation
Patent Number: 8,208,621

Inventors: Hu; Yendo (La Jolla, CA)
Title: Method and system for providing arithmetic code normalization and byte construction
Patent Number: 7,397,402

Inventors: Hua; Li (Redmond, WA), Jump; Daniel B. (Duvall, WA), Nichols; Isaac E. (Seattle, WA), Pollock; Joshua M. (Seattle, WA), Shanmugam; Ravishankar (Redmond, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for changing items in a computer file
Patent Number: 7,395,269

Inventors: Hua; Sui-Sheng T (Orinda, CA)
Title: Growth media and saprophytic use for Pichia anomala
Patent Number: 8,206,972

Inventors: Hua; Younan (Singapore, SG), Redkar; Shailesh (Austin, TX)
Title: Method to prevent corrosion of bond pad structure
Patent Number: 8,207,052

Inventors: Huang; An-Cheng (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Memory efficient indexing for disk-based compression
Patent Number: 8,207,876

Inventors: Huang; Po Chun (Chubei, TW), Li; Shao-Lun (Kao-Hsiung, TW)
Title: Systems and methods for managing television (TV) signals
Patent Number: 8,209,736

Inventors: Huang; Songming (Cambridgeshire, GB), Monmont; Franck (Caldecote, GB), Tennent; Robert (Cambridge, GB), Hackworth; Matthew (Bartlesville, OK), Johnson; Craig (Montgomery, TX)
Title: Borehold telemetry system
Patent Number: 7,397,388

Inventors: Huang; Yong-Zhao (Wuhan, CN)
Title: Power supply circuit and notebook computer including the same
Patent Number: 9,379,613

Inventors: Huber; Andreas (Maisach, DE), Hying; Ralf (Munich, DE), Niedermeier; Peter (Munich, DE)
Title: Illumination device and projection device with such an illumination device
Patent Number: 8,206,006

Inventors: Hudson; Eric A. (Berkeley, CA), Cirigliano; Peter (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method for stripping photoresist from etched wafer
Patent Number: 7,396,769

Inventors: Hulsebos; Edo Maria ('s-Hertogenbosch, NL), Bijnen; Franciscus Godefridus Casper (Valkenswaard, NL), Warnaar; Patrick (Tilburg, NL)
Title: Alignment system and alignment marks for use therewith
Patent Number: 8,208,139

Inventors: Hulsebos; Edo Maria ('s-Hertogenbosch, NL), Bijnen; Franciscus Godefridus Casper (Valkenswaard, NL), Warnaar; Patrick (Tilburg, NL)
Title: Alignment system and alignment marks for use therewith
Patent Number: 8,208,140

Inventors: Hung; Chih-Wei (New Taipei, TW), Hsu; Yi-Heng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Bracket for supporting electronic device
Patent Number: 9,377,154

Inventors: Hunt; Galen C. (Bellevue, WA), Hydrie; Aamer (Seattle, WA), Levi; Steven P. (Redmond, WA), Tabbara; Bassam (Seattle, WA), Van Antwerp; Mark D. (Redmond, WA), Welland; Robert V. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Providing automatic policy enforcement in a multi-computer service application
Patent Number: 7,395,320

Inventors: Hunter; Douglas G. (Troy, MI), Koenig; Dennis (Hartland, MI)
Title: Variable displacement pump and control therefor
Patent Number: 7,396,214

Inventors: Hutchins; Richard D. (Sugar Land, TX), Hoefer; Ann M. W. (Houston, TX), McConnell; Stanley B. (Katy, TX), Pena; Alejandro (Houston, TX)
Title: Wellbore treatment compositions containing foam extenders and methods of use thereof
Patent Number: 8,207,094

Inventors: Huzinec; Gary Michael (Bloomingdale, NJ), Koval; William Francis (Newton, NJ)
Title: Abrasive composition and article formed therefrom
Patent Number: 8,206,473

Inventors: Hwang; Wook-yeon (Yangoyeong-gun, KR), Lee; Kyung-gaun (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Information storage medium, and recording/reproducing apparatus and recording/reproducing method
Patent Number: 8,208,355

Inventors: Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Richard T. (Tacoma, WA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA)
Title: Dynamic point to point mobile network including intermediate device aspects system and method
Patent Number: 9,380,467

Inventors: Iacono; Daniele Lo (Reggio Calabria, IT)
Title: Method and relative circuit for incrementing, decrementing or two's complementing a bit string
Patent Number: 7,395,305

Inventors: Iben; Icko E. T. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Systems and methods to test and/or recover magnetic sensors with ESD or other damage
Patent Number: 9,377,518

Inventors: Ichino; Kiyohisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Packet retransmission control device, packet retransmission control method, and packet retransmission control program
Patent Number: 9,379,853

Inventors: Ido; Shigeru (Osaka, JP), Kido; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Hiramatu; Akinori (Nara, JP), Kamoi; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP), Seki; Katsushi (Shiga, JP), Yamahara; Daisuke (Osaka, JP), Ueda; Daisuke (Osaka, JP)
Title: Illumination device and illumination fixture
Patent Number: 9,380,667

Inventors: Ie; Eugene (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Methods and systems for identifying captions in media material
Patent Number: 8,208,737

Inventors: Igarashi; Jun (Nikko, JP)
Title: Optical scanning apparatus for blocking undesirable-light generated in opposing scanning units to form a high quality image
Patent Number: 8,207,997

Inventors: Igarashi; Yoichi (Mobara, JP)
Title: Inspecting method and inspecting device of control signal for display device, and display unit having this inspecting function
Patent Number: 7,397,456

Inventors: Ignatz-Hoover; Frederick (Elyria, OH)
Title: Processes for preparing rubber blend compositions
Patent Number: 8,207,247

Inventors: Iguchi; Masayasu (Hyogo, JP), Juri; Tatsuro (Osaka, JP), Tanaka; Takeshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Motion estimation device, motion estimation method, motion estimation integrated circuit, and picture coding device
Patent Number: 8,208,541

Inventors: Iizawa; Masatoshi (Niigata, JP), Saito; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), Ogawa; Naoto (Niigata, JP)
Title: Racket
Patent Number: 8,206,248

Inventors: Iizuka; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Komaki; Kousuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Control device and control method of optical amplifier
Patent Number: 7,394,590

Inventors: Iizuka; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sakamoto; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Optical receiving apparatus
Patent Number: 9,379,822

Inventors: Ijuin; Hidetoshi (Wako, JP), Kikuchi; Taizo (Wako, JP)
Title: Child lock apparatus
Patent Number: 7,397,146

Inventors: Ikeda; Kazuto (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 7,396,715

Inventors: Ikegami; Tatsuya (Nisshin, JP), Nanba; Shinji (Kariya, JP), Yanai; Kenichi (Nisshin, JP)
Title: Drowsiness detecting apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,397,382

Inventors: Ikezawa; Ryoichi (Tsukuba, JP), Nara; Naoki (Tochigi, JP), Chaki; Hideyuki (Oyama, JP), Mizukami; Yoshihiro (Chikusei, JP), Endou; Yoshinori (Chikusei, JP), Kashihara; Takaki (Oyama, JP), Furusawa; Fumio (Yuki, JP), Yoshii; Masaki (Yokohama, JP), Hagiwara; Shinsuke (Chikusei, JP), Katayose; Mitsuo (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Epoxy resin molding material for sealing use and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,397,139

Inventors: Im; Kyung-il (Seoul, KR)
Title: Electronic apparatus, method of controlling electronic apparatus and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 9,377,811

Inventors: Imamura; Seiji (Kawasaki, JP), Okamoto; Kouichi (Hino, JP), Ogawa; Taku (Kounosu, JP), Yamamoto; Yuichi (Kounosu, JP), Takaya; Kouetsu (Kounosu, JP)
Title: Electromagnetic contactor manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,378,906

Inventors: Imanishi; Yuko (Higashihiroshima, JP), Doi; Shigenori (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Garbage collection system
Patent Number: 7,395,285

Inventors: Imoto; Kazunori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Mobile radio terminal, speech conversion method and program for the same
Patent Number: 8,209,167

Inventors: In; Visarath (Chula Vista, CA), Longhini; Patrick Anton (San Diego, CA), Kho; Yong (Andy) An (Chula Vista, CA), Neff; Joseph D. (San Diego, CA), Liu; Norman (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Non-linear channelizer device with wideband, high-frequency operation and channel reconfigurability
Patent Number: 8,207,763

Inventors: Inagaki; Jun (Aichi, JP), Suga; Ryousuke (Aichi, JP), Nakajima; Takahiro (Aichi, JP), Teramoto; Mitsuhito (Osaka, JP), Suzuki; Taro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Antiallergen filter, process for producing the same and use thereof
Patent Number: 7,396,393

Inventors: Inoue; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Wireless communication method and wireless communication apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,957

Inventors: Inoue; Nobuo (Chiba, JP)
Title: Sheet carrier apparatus, image forming apparatus, image reader, and post-processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,395,009

Inventors: Inoue; Yuki (Tokyo, JP), Abe; Tetsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio communication system, radio base station apparatus, user terminal and radio communication method
Patent Number: 9,379,793

Inventors: Irvin; Aaron (Salt Lake City, UT)
Title: Air freshener with scented string
Patent Number: 9,375,502

Inventors: Isaji; Kazuyoshi (Kariya, JP), Tsuru; Naohiko (Handa, JP)
Title: Brake assisting control system using a distance index
Patent Number: 7,395,144

Inventors: Ishihara; Kei (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Pressure reducing valve
Patent Number: 9,377,118

Inventors: Ishii; Tsubasa (Wako, JP)
Title: Release tool for quick connector
Patent Number: 9,377,144

Inventors: Ishikawa; Kazuhiro (Inuyama, JP)
Title: Overhead transportation system and method of transferring article
Patent Number: 8,206,077

Inventors: Ishikawa; Masaaki (Tokyo, JP), Shimura; Hiroshi (Yokosuka, JP), Guan; Haike (Yokohama, JP), Ishizu; Taeko (Yokohama, JP), Yoshida; Hiroyuki (Tottori, JP), Saitoh; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Apparatus, system, and method for image processing
Patent Number: 8,208,179

Inventors: Ishikawa; Shohei (Yokohama, JP), Ninomiya; Teruhisa (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Antenna device, electronic apparatus, and wireless communication method
Patent Number: 9,379,432

Inventors: Ishikawa; Tatsuya (Higashiomi, JP)
Title: High-frequency dielectric ceramic composition, dielectric resonator, dielectric filter, dielectric duplexer, and communication apparatus
Patent Number: 7,397,332

Inventors: Ishiyama; Toshinori (Kanagawa, JP), Ikeda; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Ink-jet recording device and wiping method
Patent Number: 7,396,104

Inventors: Ishizawa; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Wada; Masakazu (Kawasaki, JP), Mizutani; Fumihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Dual polarization radar apparatus and interference judgment method
Patent Number: 8,207,889

Inventors: Ishizawa; Yoshinori (Ibaraki, JP), Kitagawa; Hiroki (Ibaraki, JP), Nishida; Masashi (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Fastener driving tool
Patent Number: 7,395,953

Inventors: Isomura; Tetsuo (Kashiwa, JP), Jimba; Manabu (Toride, JP), Koseki; Masashi (Inashiki, JP), Jomen; Kei (Iga, JP), Ban; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Powder filling apparatus, powder filling method and process cartridge
Patent Number: 8,205,646

Inventors: Isozaki; Masaru (Ichihara, JP), Kashimura; Osamu (Hino, JP), Tachikawa; Hiroyuki (Yokohama, JP), Takaya; Kouetsu (Kounosu, JP), Naka; Yasuhiro (Kounosu, JP), Shiba; Yuji (Kounosu, JP)
Title: Contact device and electromagnetic contactor using the same
Patent Number: 9,378,914

Inventors: Ito; Akira (Kawasaki, JP), Shimizu; Masahiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Wireless system
Patent Number: 8,208,862

Inventors: Ito; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Takaoka; Nobumitsu (Sagamihara, JP), Nakano; Takahiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Hierarchical management storage system and storage system operating method
Patent Number: 8,209,292

Inventors: Ito; Fumiyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Matsumoto; Hiroki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Portable terminal and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 7,395,266

Inventors: Ito; Syun (Kyoto, JP), Waki; Shogo (Kyoto, JP), Shiraishi; Yu (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Electric storage element and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,379,370

Inventors: Itoh; Yasuyoshi (Hyogo, JP), Motonami; Kaoru (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,397,063

Inventors: Itou; Akira (Yokkaichi, JP), Ichikawa; Masaharu (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Terminal-fitted wire, terminal-fitted wire manufacturing method and corrosion resistant member
Patent Number: 9,378,867

Inventors: Itou; Kenichi (Takatsuki, JP), Takeuchi; Noboru (Kyoto, JP), Kawakami; Shigetoyo (Kyoto, JP), Fukuda; Toshiyuki (Nagaokakyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,397,113

Inventors: Itou; Kunihiko (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Optical information readout apparatus
Patent Number: 7,397,057

Inventors: Itou; Norihito (Tokyo-to, JP), Tachikawa; Tomoyuki (Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing electroluminescent element
Patent Number: 7,396,637

Inventors: Ives; Edward M. (West Kingston, RI)
Title: Power status notification
Patent Number: 7,395,444

Inventors: Ivory; Andrew J. (Wake Forest, NC), Kaplinger; Todd E. (Raleigh, NC), Shook; Aaron K. (Raleigh, NC), Stecher; David M. (Durham, NC)
Title: User influenced asynchronous module definition loader
Patent Number: 9,378,298

Inventors: Iwamura; Yasumasa (Akashi, JP), Minagawa; Akihiro (Tachikawa, JP), Uehara; Yusuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing device and image processing method
Patent Number: 9,378,429

Inventors: Iwata; Hirokazu (Miyagi, JP), Sarayama; Seiji (Miyagi, JP), Fukuda; Minoru (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Tetsuya (Osaka, JP), Takahashi; Akira (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method and manufacturing apparatus of a group III nitride crystal, utilizing a melt containing a group III metal, an alkali metal, and nitrogen
Patent Number: 9,376,763

Inventors: Iyengar; Sarathy (Tamil Nadu, IN), Kumaraswamy; Radha (Tamil Nadu, IN), Philiphs; Mariano Patrick (Tamil Nadu, IN), Ganeshan; Vardaraj (Tamil Nadu, IN), Saxena; Rahul (Tamil Nadu, IN), Anand; Rajdeep (Tamil Nadu, IN)
Title: Process for the synthesis of tetrafluoroethanesulfonic acid
Patent Number: 9,376,379

Inventors: Izumi; Shiho (Hitachinaka, JP), Kaneko; Satoru (Naka, JP), Nihei; Hideki (Hitachiota, JP)
Title: Motor controller
Patent Number: 8,207,694

Inventors: Jacobsen; Alan J. (Woodland Hills, CA), Efimov; Oleg M. (Thousand Oaks, CA), Carter; William (Calabasas, CA), Yang; Sophia S. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Self-forming diffraction gratings
Patent Number: 9,377,567

Inventors: Jacobsson; Henrik (Vretstorp, SE)
Title: Drill rig and a method for controlling a fan therein
Patent Number: 7,395,788

Inventors: Jahkonen; Pekka (Hyvinkaa, FI)
Title: Power control of a transport system
Patent Number: 8,207,631

Inventors: James; Simon (Le Plessis-Robinson, GB)
Title: Compositions and methods for completing subterranean wells
Patent Number: 9,376,607

Inventors: Jang; Yong-seok (Hwaseong-si, KR), Park; Sung-wook (Gangneung-si, KR), Park; Hong-seok (Ansan-si, KR), Chung; Tae-yun (Gangneung-si, KR), Kim; Jae-hyun (Seoul, KR), Bak; Bong-gil (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Jae-jun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Recording medium, reproducing device for providing service based on data of recording medium, and method thereof
Patent Number: 9,380,280

Inventors: Jayakumar; P. Samuel (Carmel, IN), Beringer; Jeffrey (Carmel, IN), Schmitzer; Paul R. (Indianapolis, IN), Burroughs; Frank (Noblesville, IN), Garrison; Robbi J. (Fillmore, IN), Ainley; William M. (Carmel, IN), Samboju; Narasimha C. (Carmeil, IN)
Title: In vitro methods for the induction and maintenance of plant cell lines as single suspension cells with intact cell walls
Patent Number: 8,206,983

Inventors: Jeddeloh; Joseph M. (Shoreview, MN)
Title: Apparatus and method for direct memory access in a hub-based memory system
Patent Number: 8,209,445

Inventors: Jee; Suk Jae (Seoul, KR)
Title: Solar cell module and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,379,266

Inventors: Jentzsch; Kevin Reed (Arvada, CO), Chasteen; Howard (Westminster, CO), Jacober; Mark A. (Arvada, CO)
Title: Container end closure
Patent Number: 8,205,477

Inventors: Jeong; Ho Young (Seoul, KR), Lee; Do Young (Seoul, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display device and method of fabrication thereof having dummy layer and plurality of contact holes formed through ohmic contact, semiconductive and gate insulating layers
Patent Number: 7,397,519

Inventors: Jeong; Hong-Chul (Pohang-si, KR), Choi; Hae-Chang (Pohang-si, KR)
Title: Method for manufacturing steel plate having superior toughness in weld heat-affected zone
Patent Number: 7,396,423

Inventors: Jeong; Jun-Young (Anyang, KR)
Title: Battery contact system and wireless terminal having the same
Patent Number: 7,396,238

Inventors: Jeong; Seong Hai (Changwon-si, KR), Yoon; Ju Han (Changwon-si, KR), Park; Soo Won (Changwon-si, KR), Han; In Hee (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Drum for use in dryer with tumbler sections
Patent Number: 7,395,612

Inventors: Jeong; So-young (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jung-ho (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Jeong-su (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus for positioning screen sound source, method of generating loudspeaker set information, and method of reproducing positioned screen sound source
Patent Number: 8,208,663

Inventors: Jerebic; Simon (Regensburg, DE), Pohl; Jens (Bernhardswald, DE), Theuss; Horst (Wenzenbach, DE)
Title: Semiconductor wafer, an electronic component, and a component carrier for producing the electronic component
Patent Number: 7,397,111

Inventors: Jewram; Radesh (Lakeville, MN), McIntosh; William E. (Northfield, MN)
Title: Method for packaging thermal interface materials
Patent Number: 8,205,766

Inventors: Jezewski; Christopher J. (Hillsboro, OR), Chawla; Jasmeet S. (Hillsboro, OR), Singh; Kanwal Jit (Hillsboro, OR), Myers; Alan M. (Beaverton, OR), Tan; Elliot N. (Portland, OR), Schenker; Richard E. (Portland, OR)
Title: Methods for forming interconnect layers having tight pitch interconnect structures
Patent Number: 9,379,010

Inventors: Jiang; Dongyi (Milpitas, CA), Chao; Chih-Wei (Saratoga, CA), Yu; David (San Jose, CA), Shang; Jin (Newark, CA)
Title: Packet forwarding using feedback controlled weighted queues dynamically adjusted based on processor utilization
Patent Number: 8,208,406

Inventors: Jiang; Hong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Various apparatuses and methods for switching between buffers using a video frame buffer flip queue
Patent Number: 7,397,478

Inventors: Jiang; Ji-Sian (Kaohsiung, TW), Lin; Hsin-Hung (Kaohsiung, TW), Tsai; Chu-Chin (Kaohsiung, TW), Tien; Shr-Ming (Kaohsiung, TW)
Title: Handheld anti-riot device
Patent Number: 9,377,276

Inventors: Jin; Pyeong-Gyu (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Koh; Jae-Chan (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Kim; Jung-Hyung (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Park; Jong-Hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Chun; Jae-Bong (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Choi; Yoon-Jeong (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and device for forwarding an incoming call according to a remaining battery capacity
Patent Number: 9,380,438

Inventors: Jinbo; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Thin film transistor
Patent Number: 8,207,538

Inventors: Joergensen; Martin Bondo (Vaerloese, DK), Petersen; Joergen Ahm (Roskilde, DK)
Title: Control panel with activation zone
Patent Number: 7,394,911

Inventors: Johansson; Oskar (Stockholm, SE), Sodergren; Maria (Segeltorp, SE), Roos; Fredrik (Segeltorp, SE)
Title: Module and method pertaining to mode choice when determining reference values
Patent Number: 9,376,109

Inventors: Johns; Earl C. (Sewickley, PA), Lutwyche; Mark I. (Mars, PA), Hsia; Yiao-Tee (Wexford, PA), Kiely; James D. (Sewickley, PA)
Title: Transducers for ferroelectric storage medium
Patent Number: 7,397,624

Inventors: Johnson; Brian G. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Lateral phase change memory
Patent Number: 7,397,061

Inventors: Johnson; Howard (Louisville, CO), Chung; Daniel (San Jose, CA), Wenig; Glenn (Pleasanton, CA), Peterson; Dave (Princeton, MN)
Title: FCoE VN.sub.--port to FC N.sub.--port operations in an ethernet fabric
Patent Number: 9,379,976

Inventors: Johnson; Mark G. (Los Altos, CA), Lee; Thomas H. (Cupertino, CA), Subramanian; Vivek (Menlo Park, CA), Farmwald; Paul Michael (Portola Valley, CA), Cleeves; James M. (Redwood City, CA)
Title: Vertically stacked field programmable nonvolatile memory and method of fabrication
Patent Number: 8,208,282

Inventors: Johnston; William Stewart (South Lyon, MI), Wong; David Alan (Southfield, MI), Hamilton; Hugh (Troy, MI), Koberstein; Manfred (Troy, MI), Dhar; Debasish (Canton, MI)
Title: Method and system for detecting low refrigerant charge and air conditioner protection system
Patent Number: 8,205,461

Inventors: Jones; Dan (Niwot, CO), Vernon; Todd (Lafayette, CO), Kriese; Jeffrey (Castle Rock, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for synchronizing data between communication devices in a networked environment
Patent Number: 9,380,105

Inventors: Jones; Roy Carlton (Hagerstown, MD), Gramlich, Jr.; Phillip Edwin (Morgantown, WV)
Title: Apparatus and method for anchor bolt grouting
Patent Number: 9,376,912

Inventors: Joshi; Anupam (Ellicott City, MD)
Title: Enabling secure transactions between spoken web sites
Patent Number: 9,378,349

Inventors: Joyce; John Patrick (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Minimizing wheel speed and acceleration errors
Patent Number: 8,209,081

Inventors: Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Rinaldo, Jr.; John D. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Portable device and method for entertainment interaction data
Patent Number: 8,208,850

Inventors: Jung; Gil Sik (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Monitor stand
Patent Number: 7,395,992

Inventors: Jung; In Su (Kyunggi-do, KR), Park; Kwan Jun (Kyunggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and device for controlling beginning point of optical pick-up unit
Patent Number: 7,397,746

Inventors: Jung; Kil-soo (Taean-eup, KR), Park; Sung-wook (Seoul, KR), Ko; Jung-wan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Information storage medium including event occurrence information, apparatus and method for reproducing the same
Patent Number: 8,208,798

Inventors: Kadaboina; Rajasekhar (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Murki; Veerender (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Badisa; Venkat Rao (Andhra Pradesh, IN), Gunda; Nageshwar (Andhra Pradesh, IN)
Title: Preparation of bendamustine and its salts
Patent Number: 9,376,394

Inventors: Kagawa; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP), Murai; Hitoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical signal generator
Patent Number: 8,208,819

Inventors: Kahle; Eberhard (Hoppegarten, DE), Kramer; Anne (Berlin, DE), Adomeit; Jorg (Berlin, DE)
Title: Device for an optical-fiber connection
Patent Number: 9,377,590

Inventors: Kahrizi; Masoud (Irvine, CA), Vasa; John E. (Irvine, CA), Agahi; Darioush (Irvine, CA)
Title: Digital modulator and method for initiating ramp power transitions in a mobile handset transmitter
Patent Number: 8,208,877

Inventors: Kaipainen; Yrjo (Espoo, FI), Kuusela; Markku (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Transmissions from a station with multiple antennae
Patent Number: 7,395,032

Inventors: Kaiwa; Nakaba (Tokyo, JP), Ikeda; Yutaka (Tokyo, JP), Fujisawa; Hiroki (Tokyo, JP), Okahiro; Tetsuaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having a memory and calibration circuit that adjusts output buffer impedance dependent upon auto-refresh commands
Patent Number: 9,378,799

Inventors: Kajino; Itsuki (Kyoto, JP), Hosokawa; Akihiro (Kyoto, JP), Terashima; Kozo (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Substrate processing apparatus and substrate processing method
Patent Number: 8,206,548

Inventors: Kajiwara; Yasuhiro (Kanagawa, JP), Sadasue; Tamon (Kanagawa, JP), Ozawa; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP), Saitoh; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Self-position and self-orientation based on externally received position information, sensor data, and markers
Patent Number: 9,378,558

Inventors: Kalofonos; Dimitris N. (Watertown, MA), Ganesh; Rajamani (Bedford, MA), Fagen; Donna (Lexington, MA), O'Byrne; Vincent A. (Boston, MA), Yang; Ning (Burlington, MA)
Title: Method and system for analyzing digital wireless network performance
Patent Number: 7,395,058

Inventors: Kamada; Shinya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication system and communication control method
Patent Number: 9,379,967

Inventors: Kambhatla; Srikanth (Portland, OR)
Title: Identifying devices in a topology of devices for audio/video streaming
Patent Number: 9,378,172

Inventors: Kamen; Ali (Skillman, NJ), Mansi; Tommaso (Westfield, NJ), Georgescu; Bogdan (Plainsboro, NJ), Comaniciu; Dorin (Princeton Junction, NJ)
Title: System and method for real-time ultrasound guided prostate needle biopsy based on biomechanical model of the prostate from magnetic resonance imaging data
Patent Number: 9,375,195

Inventors: Kamenetsky; Mark L. (Truckee, CA), Kusumi; Timothy J. (Los Gatos, CA), Pang; Adeline (San Jose, CA), Pickett; Scott K. (Los Gatos, CA), Kumarasamy; Uthayakumar (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Methods for managing a plurality of devices using protectable communication protocol, including determination of marketing feedback to assess a response to an advertisement
Patent Number: 8,209,412

Inventors: Kamiguchi; Hiroki (Osaka, JP), Oshima; Akiyoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Electrode foil and capacitor using the same
Patent Number: 8,208,242

Inventors: Kamoi; Takeshi (Kyoto, JP), Yufuku; Akira (Himeji, JP)
Title: High-pressure discharge lamp ballast with rapid lamp restart circuit
Patent Number: 8,207,690

Inventors: Kampel; Gerald (Taufkirchen, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for locating a person who has been buried alive
Patent Number: 7,397,366

Inventors: Kanarik; Keren Jacobs (Sunnyvale, CA), Luque; Jorge (Redwood City, CA), Webb; Nicholas (San Jose, CA)
Title: Etch tool process indicator method and apparatus
Patent Number: 8,206,996

Inventors: Kanazawa; Masaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wafer grinding machine and wafer grinding method
Patent Number: 8,206,198

Inventors: Kandi; Chandrashekhar Shriram (Hingoli, IN), Jain; Girish Kumar (Delhi, IN), Gupta; Amit (Kanpur, IN)
Title: Sustained release compositions of alfuzosin
Patent Number: 8,206,742

Inventors: Kaneko; Shoji (Fujimino, JP), Nomoto; Shinichi (Fujimino, JP), Takeuchi; Kazunori (Fujimino, JP)
Title: Wireless base station for communications network
Patent Number: 8,208,424

Inventors: Kaneko; Takashi (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Tadaaki (Kawasaki, JP), Nagasaka; Masaaki (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Keita (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Portable wireless terminal and its security system
Patent Number: 8,208,897

Inventors: Kang; Chih-Wei (Taipei, TW), Chien; Lu-Chung (Taipei, TW), Lin; Ray-Kuo (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Method for performing channel scan within a multi-channel broadcasting program receiver, and associated multi-channel broadcasting program receiver
Patent Number: 9,380,251

Inventors: Kang; Dong Won (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Control panel assembly for washing machine
Patent Number: 7,397,005

Inventors: Kang; Moon-Seok (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Jin; Byoung-Hak (Incheon, KR)
Title: Method of adjusting a card emulation mode and an electronic device therefor
Patent Number: 9,379,782

Inventors: Kanno; Hiroshi (Osaka, JP), Sakiyama; Kazuyuki (Osaka, JP), Sangawa; Ushio (Nara, JP)
Title: Slot antenna
Patent Number: 7,397,439

Inventors: Kanzaki; Eisuke (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Nakayama; Yasutomo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Masking partial text data in digital document
Patent Number: 9,378,649

Inventors: Kao; Chi-An (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chang; Yung-Chang (Sindian, TW), Chang; Yu-Ping (Taipei, TW), Wang; Ling-Sung (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Constant and reducible hole bottom CD in variable post-CMP thickness and after-development-inspection CD
Patent Number: 8,207,532

Inventors: Kaplan; Keith Stuart (Bothell, WA), Mein; Gunnar (Woodinville, WA), Kennamer; Walter J. (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Extending non-volatile storage at a computer system
Patent Number: 7,395,389

Inventors: Kar; Koushik (Troy, NY), Kodialam; Muralidharan S. (Marlboro, NJ), Lakshman; Tirunell V. (Morganville, NJ)
Title: Routing restorable service-level-guaranteed connections using maximum 2-route flows
Patent Number: 7,397,761

Inventors: Karasawa; Katsumi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Automatic focusing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,058

Inventors: Karasawa; Minoru (Nishikasugai-gun, JP)
Title: Image-forming device with control of developer bias
Patent Number: 7,395,000

Inventors: Karman; Gerardus Petrus ('s-Gravenhage, NL), Ponjee; Marc Wilhelmus Gijsbert (Eindhoven, NL), Van Abeelen; Frank Anton (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Multi view display device
Patent Number: 8,205,999

Inventors: Kashima; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Gaming machine and control method of gaming machine
Patent Number: 8,206,206

Inventors: Kashiwakura; Kazuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Transmission system and method for constructing backplane system
Patent Number: 9,380,704

Inventors: Kasslin; Mika (Espoo, FI), Marin; Janne (Espoo, FI)
Title: Method, apparatus, and computer program product for network discovery
Patent Number: 9,380,119

Inventors: Katagiri; Takashi (Sendai, JP), Itsuji; Takeaki (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring terahertz wave
Patent Number: 8,207,501

Inventors: Katagiri; Toshiharu (Aichi, JP), Kahara; Keiji (Aichi, JP)
Title: Plug lock structure
Patent Number: 8,206,172

Inventors: Kataoka; Masahiro (Tama, JP), Onishi; Teruhiko (Mishima, JP), Masago; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Decompression apparatus and decompression method
Patent Number: 9,378,126

Inventors: Kataoka; Tetsurou (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Chest protector
Patent Number: 8,205,273

Inventors: Kateley; Richard (London, GB), Harris; Richard (London, GB), Coleman; Neil (London, GB), Voigt; Jens (Dresden, DE), Geere; Mark Henry (Bath, GB)
Title: System, method, and computer program for creating cellular network performance indicators by correlating business data of subscribers with a geographic position
Patent Number: 9,380,170

Inventors: Kato; Masataka (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Portable apparatus and determination method
Patent Number: 9,377,812

Inventors: Kato; Takashi (Kanagawa, JP), Takaku; Koji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display element and light-modulating material
Patent Number: 7,396,573

Inventors: Kato; Tomoki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,397,126

Inventors: Katoh; Kenji (Suntou-gun, JP)
Title: Internal combustion engine control apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,209,105

Inventors: Katsumata; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Inoue; Junji (Tokyo, JP), Shimada; Takahisa (Tokyo, JP), Kudo; Shinya (Tokyo, JP), Ueda; Ami (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Device and method for measuring temperature of heat-treated workpiece
Patent Number: 9,377,360

Inventors: Kauss; Wolfgang (Francheville, FR)
Title: Hydraulic control arrangement
Patent Number: 7,395,662

Inventors: Kawabata; Toshio (Shiga-ken, JP)
Title: Multilayer electronic component
Patent Number: 8,207,810

Inventors: Kawachi; Hideharu (Osaka, JP), Konishi; Hirofumi (Osaka, JP), Tanahashi; Osamu (Osaka, JP), Fukano; Satoshi (Osaka, JP), Okawa; Masanao (Osaka, JP)
Title: Organic electroluminescence module having a bent strip conductor
Patent Number: 8,207,664

Inventors: Kawano; Shigeki (Tokyo-to, JP)
Title: Suspension substrate, suspension, head suspension and hard disk drive
Patent Number: 8,208,226

Inventors: Kawara; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Variable page printing system
Patent Number: 8,208,162

Inventors: Kawarai; Mitsugu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Inductance device
Patent Number: 7,397,335

Inventors: Kawashima; Takuya (Tokyo, JP), Matsui; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Okada; Kenichi (Tokyo, JP), Tanabe; Nobuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Substrate for transparent electrodes
Patent Number: 7,396,580

Inventors: Kawata; Hikoyuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Electronic-circuit analysis program, method, and apparatus for waveform analysis
Patent Number: 7,395,519

Inventors: Kawecki; Michael Anthony (South Bound Brook, NJ), Scott; Michael Anthony (Matawan, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling routing of calls to pay services
Patent Number: 8,208,613

Inventors: Kaylani; Tarek (Irvine, CA), Lu; Fang (Irvine, CA), Samueli; Henry (San Juan Capistrano, CA)
Title: Synchronizing method
Patent Number: 7,394,884

Inventors: Keenan; Phil (Lucan, IE), Annett; Laura (Dublin, IE), McCabe; Declan John (Meath, IE)
Title: Inkjet printheads
Patent Number: 8,206,535

Inventors: Keeton; Mark (Kettering, OH), Khatri; Mohamed Fayaz S. (Cuyahoga Falls, OH), Vannatta; Gregory S. (Kettering, OH), Puckett; Richard D. (Miamisburg, OH), Puckett, legal representative; Patricia A. (Miamisburg, OH), VanDemark; Michael J. (Springboro, OH)
Title: Two sided thermal RFID
Patent Number: 8,207,824

Inventors: Keil; Stefanie (Hofheim, DE), Defossa; Elisabeth (Idstein, DE), Schmoll; Dieter (Frankfurt, DE), Dietrich; Axel (Frankfurt, DE), Kuhlmann-Gottke; Johanna (Frankfurt, DE), Engel; Karl-Christian (Frankfurt, DE)
Title: Phenothiazine derivative having a double bond, method for the production thereof, and use thereof as a pharmaceutical
Patent Number: 8,207,146

Inventors: Keister; Patrick E. (Vinton, VA), Cutright; Jeff M. (Roanoke, VA)
Title: Power assembly test stand system and method
Patent Number: 9,377,378

Inventors: Kellgren; Tore Lennart (San Jose, CA), Salcedo; J. Antonio (Livermore, CA)
Title: Methodology for storing and updating on-chip revision level
Patent Number: 8,209,654

Inventors: Kelly; Thomas Joseph (Cincinnati, OH)
Title: Preparation of filler-metal weld rod by injection molding of powder
Patent Number: 8,206,645

Inventors: Kerber; Pranita (Mount Kisco, NY), Ouyang; Qiqing C. (Yorktown Heights, NY), Reznicek; Alexander (Troy, NY)
Title: SiGe finFET with improved junction doping control
Patent Number: 9,379,219

Inventors: Keser; Lizabeth Ann (San Diego, CA), Bao; Zhongping (San Diego, CA), Alvarado; Reynante Tamunan (San Diego, CA)
Title: Crack stopping structure in wafer level packaging (WLP)
Patent Number: 9,379,065

Inventors: Kesh; Christopher L. (West Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Window seal assembly having a T-shaped trim member
Patent Number: 8,205,389

Inventors: Keyes; Robert F. (Pleasant Prairie, WI), Gu; Yu Gui (Libertyville, IL), Sham; Hing L. (South San Francisco, CA)
Title: Acetyl-CoA carboxylase (ACC) inhibitors and their use in diabetes, obesity and metabolic syndrome
Patent Number: 8,207,350

Inventors: Khan; Javed M. (San Jose, CA), Chien; Ching Hua (San Jose, CA), Droege; Robert Walter (San Jose, CA), Dubberley; Allen E. (Los Gatos, CA), Wolters, Jr.; Richard Arthur (San Jose, CA)
Title: System providing receipt inspection reporting
Patent Number: 7,395,273

Inventors: Khintsitskiy; Ivan Petrovich (Moscow, RU), Masalovich; Anton Andreevich (Moscow, RU), Isaev; Andrey Anatolievich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Incomplete patterns
Patent Number: 9,378,428

Inventors: Khosla; Ashok Mitter (Palo Alto, CA), Pollock; Steven Samuel (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Graphical user interface for creating content for a voice-user interface
Patent Number: 7,395,505

Inventors: Kieser; Axel (Berlin, DE), Turner; Olaf (Berlin, DE)
Title: Reduction of pitch errors between points of a print image
Patent Number: 8,208,174

Inventors: Kihara; Nobuhiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of assembling a magneto generator
Patent Number: 8,205,321

Inventors: Kim; Ah-Reum (Hwaseong-si, KR), Jin; Ja Kyoung (Daegu, KR), Goh; Joon-Chul (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Gi Geun (Seoul, KR), Baek; Yun Ki (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Liquid crystal display and driving method thereof
Patent Number: 9,378,695

Inventors: Kim; Beom Joon (Seoul, KR), Ryu; Ki Seon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of performing actions related to handover by a mobile station that is in power saving mode in a wireless mobile communication system
Patent Number: 8,208,974

Inventors: Kim; Beom-jun (Seongnam-si, KR), Kim; Seung-ju (Suwon-si, KR), Yokota; Saburo (Suwon-si, KR), Yon; Kyung-yol (Seongnam-si, KR), Lee; Hwan-koo (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Electrophotographic photoreceptor containing naphthalenetetracarboxylic acid diimide derivatives and electrophotographic imaging apparatus employing the same
Patent Number: 7,396,624

Inventors: Kim; Byeong Y. (Lagrangeville, NY)
Title: Fabrication of a deep trench memory cell
Patent Number: 9,379,116

Inventors: Kim; Cheonhong (San Diego, CA), Chang; Tallis Young (San Diego, CA), Hong; John Hyunchul (San Clemente, CA)
Title: Amorphous oxide semiconductor thin film transistor fabrication method
Patent Number: 9,379,254

Inventors: Kim; David K. J. (Mission Viejo, CA), On; Peter (San Diego, CA)
Title: Wireless resonating surface speaker and method of using the same
Patent Number: 8,208,655

Inventors: Kim; Dong-Gyu (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Thin film transistor array panel
Patent Number: 8,208,082

Inventors: Kim; Dong-hyun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Image-quality improvement method, apparatus, and recording medium
Patent Number: 9,378,541

Inventors: Kim; Eun-mi (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Optical writing apparatus and method for controlling execution time of writing thereof
Patent Number: 7,397,749

Inventors: Kim; Hyun Mun (Rockville, MD), Ra; Jong Beom (Taejeon-si, KR), Kim; Sung Deuk (Taejeon-si, KR), Lee; Young Su (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of reducing a blocking artifact when coding moving picture
Patent Number: 7,394,945

Inventors: Kim; In-Young (Suwon-si, KR), Joung; Jae-Woo (Suwon-si, KR), Song; Young-Ah (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Reducing agent for low temperature reducing and sintering of copper nanoparticles
Patent Number: 8,206,609

Inventors: Kim; Jae Kyum (Gimhae-si, KR), Kim; Geon (Jinhae-si, KR), Hur; Chi Wan (Changwon-si, KR), Kang; Yu Beom (Changwon-si, KR), Je; Sang Man (Koje-si, KR)
Title: Control panel assembly for washing machine
Patent Number: 7,395,683

Inventors: Kim; Jeong-ja (Suwon-si, KR), Ko; Young-goo (Anyang-si, KR), Choi; Sang-sun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for obtaining external charged content in UPnP network
Patent Number: 8,209,260

Inventors: Kim; Jeongki (Anyang-si, KR), Yuk; Youngsoo (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for transmitting multicast data to M2M devices in a wireless access system
Patent Number: 9,380,559

Inventors: Kim; Jungbum (Seoul, KR), Jung; Anyeol (Seoul, KR), Lim; Junyoung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Youngjin (Seoul, KR), Lee; Dongyup (Seoul, KR), Senol; Murat (Seoul, KR), De Doncker; Rik (Leuven, BE)
Title: Charging apparatus and electric vehicle including the same
Patent Number: 9,376,025

Inventors: Kim; Myeong-Cheol (Aachen, DE)
Title: Mapping of point of multipoint service identifications
Patent Number: 7,394,778

Inventors: Kim; Myungsun (Seoul, KR), Jo; Soobong (Seoul, KR), Jeong; Donghwan (Seoul, KR), Woo; Seongteg (Seoul, KR), Yun; Joonho (Seoul, KR), Choi; Moonchul (Seoul, KR), Oh; Hyunseok (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and method of fabricating case thereof
Patent Number: 9,380,716

Inventors: Kim; Ryan Ryoung-han (Albany, NY)
Title: Method of utilizing trench silicide in a gate cross-couple construct
Patent Number: 9,379,027

Inventors: Kim; Sang-whook (Gangwon-do, KR), Lee; Young-woo (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for identifying disc type
Patent Number: 7,397,745

Inventors: Kim; Soo Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,396,725

Inventors: Kim; Soon-Hoe (Suwon-si, KR), Son; Mi-Won (Yongin-si, KR), Jang; Sun-Woo (Seoul, KR), Kang; Myung-Joo (Yongin-si, KR), Ma; Kyung-Wan (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Stable liquid pharmaceutical composition containing piroxicam or its pharmaceutically acceptable salt and hyaluronic acid or its pharmaceutically acceptable salt and the manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,375,483

Inventors: Kim; Sung-Hwan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for generating low density parity check codes for sequential decoding algorithm
Patent Number: 8,209,585

Inventors: Kim; Yong Ho (Bucheon-si, KR), Kwak; Yong Won (Anyang-si, KR), Lee; Jin (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of communication supporting media independent handover
Patent Number: 8,208,440

Inventors: Kim; Yong-Jae (Yongin, KR), Lee; Hae-Yeon (Yongin, KR), Chung; Bo-Yong (Yongin, KR), Oh; Jin-Gon (Yongin, KR)
Title: Pixel driven by multiple control signals and organic light emitting display device using the same
Patent Number: 9,378,675

Inventors: Kim; Young S. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Portable communication device
Patent Number: 7,395,101

Inventors: Kimura; Hiroyuki (Sendai, JP)
Title: Level shifter circuit
Patent Number: 7,397,297

Inventors: Kimura; Kaori (Kawasaki, JP), Isowaki; Yousuke (Yokohama, JP), Kamata; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Sakurai; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method of manufacturing magnetic recording medium
Patent Number: 8,206,602

Inventors: Kingman; Samuel (Burton on Trent, GB), Dimitrakis; Georgios (Nottingham, GB), Dodds; Christopher (Nottingham, GB)
Title: Microwave applicator
Patent Number: 9,375,759

Inventors: Kishimoto; Hiroaki (Lake Success, NY)
Title: Image processing apparatus and control method
Patent Number: 8,208,156

Inventors: Kitagawa; Oki (Kashiwa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,833

Inventors: Kitajima; Kazushi (Yokohama, JP), Kudo; Toshihiko (Sorachi-gun, JP)
Title: Process cartridge
Patent Number: 9,377,754

Inventors: Kitani; Kazunari (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus and method for controlling the same
Patent Number: 8,208,051

Inventors: Kitaoka; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical glass
Patent Number: 8,207,074

Inventors: Kizaki; Osamu (Saitama, JP), Hatanaka; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Irie; Kohichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus configured to modify a bookbinding operation based on a maximum number of bindable sheets, image forming method, computer program product, and storage medium having recorded the computer program product configured to perform same
Patent Number: 9,375,970

Inventors: Klein; Cedric (Herrlisheim-Pres-Colmar, FR), Reveaud; Frederic (Mulhouse, FR), Jackson; Andrew Clive (Muenchenstein BL, CH), Atkinson; David (Arlesheim BL, CH)
Title: Bis-(triazinylamino)-stilbene derivatives
Patent Number: 9,376,405

Inventors: Klein; Markus (Darmstadt, DE), Gericke; Rolf (Seeheim-Jugenheim, DE), Beier; Norbert (Reinheim, DE), Lang; Florian (Tuebingen, DE)
Title: Aminoindazolylurea derivatives
Patent Number: 8,207,210

Inventors: Klementiev; Dmitri A. (Redmond, WA), Herdeg, III; Howard Brian (North Bend, WA)
Title: Query-based identification of user interface elements
Patent Number: 7,395,456

Inventors: Knittel; Joachim (Tuttlingen, DE), Przygodda; Frank (Villingen, DE)
Title: Holographic storage system with improved data page quality
Patent Number: 8,208,184

Inventors: Knodt; Kurt (Los Altos, CA), Conescu; Ronald M. (Mountain View, CA), Liu; Yue (San Jose, CA)
Title: Controllling a document processing workflow
Patent Number: 8,208,159

Inventors: Knorr; Jens (Werdohl, DE), Eichstadt; Andreas M. (Hemer, DE)
Title: Sealing body for a cable sleeve
Patent Number: 8,207,445

Inventors: Knust; Henner (Rheinfelden, DE), Nettekoven; Matthias (Grenzach-Wyhlen, DE), Pinard; Emmanuel (Linsdorf, FR), Roche; Olivier (Folgensbourg, FR), Rogers-Evans; Mark (Bottmingen, CH)
Title: Substituted benzothiazoles as orexin antagonists
Patent Number: 8,207,220

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hidetomo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: System and method for converting a synchronous functional circuit to an asynchronous functional circuit
Patent Number: 8,209,645

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hirokazu (Tokyo, JP), Harada; Masaaki (Hyogo, JP), Yamada; Kazushige (Osaka, JP)
Title: Wireless access point terminal and connection control method
Patent Number: 9,380,529

Inventors: Kobayashi; Kazuhito (Yokohama, JP), Narita; Masaaki (Yokohama, JP), Ito; Akira (Fujisawa, JP), Ooshima; Sansei (Higashimurayama, JP), Hara; Norihiro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Resource allocation method for a physical computer used by a back end server including calculating database resource cost based on SQL process type
Patent Number: 8,209,697

Inventors: Kobayashi; Masahito (Nirasaki, JP), Hyakudomi; Takanori (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Detection method/device of probe's tip location using a transparent film attached to a substate having plurality of electrodes, and a storage medium for implementing the method
Patent Number: 7,397,257

Inventors: Kobayashi; Naoyuki (Fukaya, JP), Owa; Soichi (Kumagaya, JP), Hirukawa; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Omura; Yasuhiro (Kounosu, JP)
Title: Exposure apparatus, exposure method, and method for producing device
Patent Number: 8,208,119

Inventors: Kobayashi; Tomoyuki (Kyoto, JP), Ogasawara; Shigeru (Kyoto, JP), Katata; Haruki (Kyoto, JP), Hara; Yukihiro (Kyoto, JP), Tsujimoto; Michitaka (Kyoto, JP), Nishijima; Satoshi (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Thermosetting furan resin composition and furan resin laminated body using the same
Patent Number: 9,376,543

Inventors: Kobayashi; Toyoshige (Hatoyama, JP), Kan; Kazutoshi (Kawagoe, JP)
Title: Culture system, culture apparatus, culture vessel box, and air cleaning method
Patent Number: 8,206,976

Inventors: Kodama; Katsuhisa (Chiyoda-ku, JP)
Title: Coaxially-fed slot array antenna and vehicle radar apparatus
Patent Number: 9,379,447

Inventors: Kodama; Kazumi (Tokyo, JP), Kato; Shinji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: DIP forming latex composition and DIP formed article
Patent Number: 8,207,276

Inventors: Kodama; Kenichiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Wireless communication terminal
Patent Number: 9,379,758

Inventors: Kodialam; Muralidharan Sampath (Marlboro, NJ), Lakshman; Tirunell V. (Morganville, NJ), Lau; Wing Cheong (Middletown, NJ)
Title: High-speed traffic measurement and analysis methodologies and protocols
Patent Number: 7,397,766

Inventors: Koeune; Thierry Paul-Marie Gabriel (Fauvillers, BE), Kaes; Christian Jean-Marie (Schrondweiler, LU), Dubos; Laurent Roger Andre (Niederfeulen, LU)
Title: Self-supporting pneumatic tire with optimized ply line
Patent Number: 8,205,652

Inventors: Kogan; Meir (Maalot Tarshiha, IL)
Title: Multiple tank fluid pumping system using a single pump
Patent Number: 7,395,948

Inventors: Kohler; Edward (New Haven, CT), Anthony; Michael P. (Andover, MA)
Title: Increasing charge capacity of charge transfer circuits without altering their charge transfer characteristics
Patent Number: 8,207,786

Inventors: Koivisto; Tommi (Espoo, FI), Leping; Huang (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method, apparatus and computer program product for reducing outage probability for mobile devices
Patent Number: 9,380,526

Inventors: Kojima; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Genda; Kazuo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Light emitting panel and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 9,379,173

Inventors: Kojima; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Position setting method of photosensitive body and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 7,395,012

Inventors: Kojima; Yasuhiko (Nirasaki, JP), Ikeda; Taro (Nirasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device manufacturing method using valve metal and nitride of valve metal
Patent Number: 8,207,061

Inventors: Kokura; Hikaru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method and system for manufacturing semiconductor device having less variation in electrical characteristics
Patent Number: 8,206,550

Inventors: Kolar; Pramod (Hillsboro, OR), Riley; John (Spicewood, TX), Pandya; Gunjan (Portland, OR)
Title: Negative bitline write assist circuit and method for operating the same
Patent Number: 9,378,788

Inventors: Kominami; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kunieda; Naoto (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Heat medium heating device and vehicle air conditioner including the same
Patent Number: 9,377,244

Inventors: Komori; Teruo (Niihama, JP), Yoshino; Hajime (Niihama, JP)
Title: Extrusion-molding device and method for producing molded body using same
Patent Number: 9,375,890

Inventors: Konar; Murat N. (San Francisco, CA), Rosen; Josh (San Francisco, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for screen object manipulation
Patent Number: 7,395,515

Inventors: Kondo; Tetsujiro (Tokyo, JP), Tatehira; Yasushi (Kanagawa, JP), Asakura; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Uchida; Masashi (Tokyo, JP), Morimura; Takuo (Kanagawa, JP), Ando; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Nakaya; Hideo (Kanagawa, JP), Watanabe; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Inoue; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Niitsuma; Wataru (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information signal processing apparatus, picture information converting apparatus, and picture displaying apparatus
Patent Number: 7,397,512

Inventors: Konishi; Takayoshi (Kagawa, JP), Tanio; Toshiyuki (Kagawa, JP), Nishimura; Kiyoko (Kagawa, JP)
Title: Water disintegratable absorber and absorbent article
Patent Number: 9,375,508

Inventors: Konishi; Takayoshi (Kanonji, JP), Yoshida; Masaki (Kanonji, JP), Kameda; Noritomo (Kanonji, JP)
Title: Absorbent article
Patent Number: 9,375,506

Inventors: Konttinen; Janne (Tampere, FI), Tuomisto; Pietari (Tampere, FI), Jouhti; Tomi (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Light emitting device for visual applications
Patent Number: 7,394,841

Inventors: Koppetsch; Karsten (Cambridge, MA), Szczepankiewicz; Bruce G. (Cambridge, MA), Perni; Robert B (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Non-enzymatic synthesis of O-acetyl-ADP-ribose and analogues thereof
Patent Number: 9,376,461

Inventors: Korthauer; Manfred (Mulheim/Ruhr, DE)
Title: Device for printing one or several objects moving in a feed direction
Patent Number: 7,396,170

Inventors: Koseki; Ken (Kanagawa, JP), Haruta; Tsutomu (Kanagawa, JP), Yasui; Yukihiro (Kanagawa, JP), Hisamatsu; Yasuaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing a pixel signal
Patent Number: 7,397,507

Inventors: Koshy; Sunoj (Bangalore, IN), Rao; Arun (Bangalore, IN)
Title: System, and method for calculating product of constant and mixed number power of two
Patent Number: 7,395,300

Inventors: Kosley, Jr.; Raymond Walter (Bridgewater, NJ), Sher; Rosy (Bridgewater, NJ)
Title: Substituted dihydro, trihydro and tetrahydro cycloalkyloxazolopyrimidinones, preparation and use thereof
Patent Number: 8,207,181

Inventors: Kosmowski; Mark T. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Debris capture and removal for laser micromachining
Patent Number: 8,207,472

Inventors: Kotzin; Michael (Buffalo Grove, IL)
Title: Unsolicited wireless content delivery and billing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,395,048

Inventors: Kowalski; John M. (Camas, WA)
Title: Medium sensing histogram for WLAN resource reporting
Patent Number: 7,394,797

Inventors: Koyama; Mikio (Tokyo, JP), Hayashi; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Obata; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP), Kinpara; Noriyuki (Tokyo, JP), Nagasawa; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Muramatsu; Yasuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Toner
Patent Number: 8,206,882

Inventors: Kozu; Katsumi (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Fuel cartridge for a fuel cell having a flexible outer casing
Patent Number: 8,206,876

Inventors: Krawczyk; Gregory J. (Livonia, MI), Linkner, Jr.; Herbert L. (Dexter, MI)
Title: EHB proportional solenoid valve with stepped gap armature
Patent Number: 7,396,090

Inventors: Kreidler; Volker (Hechingen, DE), Lagies; Knut (Erlangen, DE), Mutscheller; Wolfgang (Stuttgart, DE), Kaever; Michael (Erlangen, DE), Greff; Stephan (Erlangen, DE), Dirnfeldner; Rainer (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Data capture for electronically delivered automation services
Patent Number: 7,395,122

Inventors: Kretschmer; Oliver (Sinsheim, DE), Wilke; Christian (Rimbach, DE), Christmann; Jurgen (Bammental, DE)
Title: Children's sport stroller
Patent Number: 8,205,906

Inventors: Krig; Scott (Folsom, CA)
Title: Scalable computing array
Patent Number: 9,378,181

Inventors: Krneta; Vladimir (Boulder, CO), Fabiny; Larry (Boulder, CO), Redmond; Ian R. (Boulder, CO), Riley; Brian (Firestone, CO), Wegner; Aaron (Longmont, CO), Hunter; Susan (Fort Collins, CO)
Title: Methods and systems for laser mode stabilization
Patent Number: 7,397,571

Inventors: Kroetsch; Karl Paul (Williamsville, NY), Brick; Steve C. (Lockport, NY), Fuller; Christopher Alfred (Buffalo, NY), Smith; David Matthew (Niagara Falls, NY), Hambruch; Joel Thomas (Burt, NY)
Title: Heat exchanger assembly for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,395,853

Inventors: Kruglick; Ezekiel (Poway, CA)
Title: Electric arc furnace dust recycling apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,376,732

Inventors: Ku; Do-Il (Suwon-si, KR), Choe; Chin-Sop (Sungnam-si, KR)
Title: Built-in antenna module for portable wireless terminal
Patent Number: 7,397,432

Inventors: Ku; Jung-Woo (Seoul, KR), Park; Byung-Gun (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and apparatus for acoustic echo cancellation in a communication system providing TTY/TDD service
Patent Number: 7,397,772

Inventors: Kuang; Yu (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Capacitance evaluation circuit and electronic device using the same
Patent Number: 8,209,139

Inventors: Kuch; George P. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Friedrich; Ralph (Sindelfingen, DE), Sczepczenski; Richard M. (Hyde Park, NY), Higgs; Raymond M. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Moore; Elizabeth A. (Sunnyvale, CA), Pandich; Johnathon R. (Owego, NY)
Title: Determining virtual adapter access controls in a computing environment
Patent Number: 9,380,004

Inventors: Kuhnert; Sven (Duren, DE), Bahrenberg; Gregor (Monschau-Konzen, DE), Schroder; Wolfgang (Aachen, DE)
Title: Substituted 3-amino-2-mercaptoquinolines as KCNQ2/3 modulators
Patent Number: 8,207,342

Inventors: Kuiken; Martijn (AZ Veendam, NL), Weinans; Erwin (PH Klijndijk, NL), de Jong; Dick (BW Emmen, NL)
Title: Information presentation device
Patent Number: 8,207,910

Inventors: Kukalyekar; Nileshkumar Prakash (Echt, NL), Wang; Zhujuan (Echt, NL), Rulkens; Rudy (Echt, NL), Ligthart; Godefridus Bernardus Wilhelmus Leonardus (Echt, NL)
Title: Branched polyamide with different blocks
Patent Number: 9,376,535

Inventors: Kumaki; Daisuke (Tokamachi, JP), Seo; Satoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Light-emitting element and light emitting device using the same
Patent Number: 8,207,555

Inventors: Kumar; Mohan J. (Aloha, OR), Gueron; Shay (Haifa, IL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for authenticating components of processing systems
Patent Number: 8,209,542

Inventors: Kuo; Chang-Wei (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Optical coupling element and optical-electrical converting module having same
Patent Number: 9,377,592

Inventors: Kuo; Shien-Cheng (New Taipei, TW)
Title: LED street light
Patent Number: 9,377,175

Inventors: Kurd; Tariq (Bristol, GB)
Title: Circuitry and method for performing non-arithmetic operations
Patent Number: 7,395,296

Inventors: Kuretake; Satoshi (Yasu, JP), Kintaka; Yuji (Omihachiman, JP)
Title: Translucent ceramic, method for manufacturing the same, optical component, and optical device
Patent Number: 7,396,790

Inventors: Kuribayashi; Hideto (Saga, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe-immobilized carrier, and genetic testing method
Patent Number: 8,207,319

Inventors: Kurita; Tomohisa (Kawasaki, JP), Tahara; Mika (Yokohama, JP), Komuro; Mitsuo (Yokohama, JP), Katagiri; Noriyuki (Yokohama, JP), Tanabe; Masashi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Core catcher
Patent Number: 9,378,854

Inventors: Kurita; Toshihiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing method, information processing apparatus, recording medium, and system
Patent Number: 9,378,032

Inventors: Kuroda; Kazuo (Saitama, JP), Imamura; Akira (Saitama, JP)
Title: Information recording medium, and information reproducing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,394,750

Inventors: Kuroda; Takao (Osaka, JP), Masuyama; Masayuki (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Physical quantity distribution sensor, method of driving said sensor and method of producing said sensor
Patent Number: 7,397,508

Inventors: Kurose; Daisuke (Kawasaki, JP), Itakura; Tetsuro (Tokyo, JP), Tatebayashi; Yoshinao (Yokohama, JP), Shibuya; Nobuo (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Protection device for assembled battery and assembled battery system containing the same
Patent Number: 8,207,703

Inventors: Kusumoto; Naoto (Kanagawa, JP), Nishi; Kazuo (Tochigi, JP), Sugawara; Yuusuke (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Photoelectric conversion device and electronic device, and method for manufacturing photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 8,207,589

Inventors: Kusunoki; Masanori (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,205,960

Inventors: Kutch; Patrick G. (Tigard, OR)
Title: Techniques for a switch to receive network controller sideband interface control packets
Patent Number: 9,379,977

Inventors: Kuwahata; Michihiko (Kirishima, JP)
Title: Acceleration sensor and magnetic disk device using the same
Patent Number: 7,394,610

Inventors: Kveen; Graig L. (Maple Grove, MN), Ehr; Timothy G. J. (Elk River, MN), Brown; Brian J. (Hanover, MN)
Title: Stent
Patent Number: 8,206,432

Inventors: Kwak; Minsung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jeongwoo (Seoul, KR)
Title: Transmitting/receiving system and method for processing a broadcast signal
Patent Number: 9,380,354

Inventors: Kwan; Tom (Cupertino, CA), Ranganathan; Sumant (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Line driver for an adaptive hybrid circuit
Patent Number: 8,208,462

Inventors: Kwon; Hyuntaek (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal
Patent Number: 9,378,635

Inventors: Kwon; Seo-Won (Seoul, KR), Song; Jae-Yeon (Seoul, KR), Lim; Se-Youn (Seoul, KR), Yoon; Jong-Ho (Goyang-si, KR)
Title: Asynchronous data segmentation/transmission method for synchronous Ethernet and data structure used therein
Patent Number: 7,394,827

Inventors: Kwon; Soon-jae (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Tae-gon (Hwaseong-si, KR), Ahn; Kyung-han (Uijeongbu-si, KR)
Title: Method of preparing transition metal pnictide magnetocaloric material, transition metal pnictide magnetocaloric material, and device including the same
Patent Number: 9,378,879

Inventors: Kyle; David J. (Columbia, MD)
Title: Microalgal feeds containing arachidonic acid and their production and use
Patent Number: 7,396,548

Inventors: Kyono; Takashi (Itami, JP), Yoshizumi; Yusuke (Itami, JP), Enya; Yohei (Itami, JP), Akita; Katsushi (Itami, JP), Ueno; Masaki (Itami, JP), Sumitomo; Takamichi (Itami, JP), Nakamura; Takao (Itami, JP)
Title: Group III nitride semiconductor device and epitaxial substrate
Patent Number: 8,207,556

Inventors: Laakso; Janne (Helsinki, FI), Holma; Harri (Helsinki, FI), Raitola; Mika (Masala, FI), Heiska; Kari (Helsinki, FI)
Title: Radio resource management in a communication system
Patent Number: 7,395,069

Inventors: Laar; Frederik Van (Dubai, AE), Becker; Michael (Offenburg, DE), Schwab; Ekkehard (Neustadt, DE), Henkelmann; Jochem (Mannheim, DE), Polanek; Peter (Speyer, DE)
Title: Catalyst and process for hydrogenating organic compounds comprising hydrogenatable groups
Patent Number: 8,207,327

Inventors: Lai; Hung-Chi (Kaohsiung, TW), Hsiao; Ya-Hsin (Taipei, TW)
Title: Digital signal processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,209,485

Inventors: Lam; Lawrence K. (San Jose, CA), Beffa; James C. (Sunnyvale, CA), Lackritz; Hilary S. (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Lightweight, man-portable, wideband, phased array ISR system
Patent Number: 8,207,891

Inventors: Lamb; Lowell D. (San Ramon, CA), Kramer; Glen (Petaluma, CA), Oren; Amit (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Synchronization and control using out-of-band channels in passive optical network-based systems
Patent Number: 9,379,882

Inventors: Lambert; Byron (Temecula, CA), Wang; Yunbing (Sunnyvale, CA), Oberhauser; James (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Method to minimize molecular weight drop of poly(L-lactide) stent during processing
Patent Number: 8,207,240

Inventors: Lang; David J. (Rockford, IL)
Title: Single planet gear rotary actuator
Patent Number: 8,206,259

Inventors: Lang; Wolfgang (Lauchringen, DE), Zinn; Hanspeter (Baden-Ruetihof, CH), Bollhalder; Heinz (Doettingen, CH), Antonanzas; Xabier (Baden, CH)
Title: Control system
Patent Number: 9,376,964

Inventors: Lange; Didier (Saint Leonard, FR), Rolion; Franck (Belloy en France, FR), Bedhome; Vincent (Desvres, FR)
Title: Writing instrument including a valve feeder device
Patent Number: 7,396,179

Inventors: Lapp; Michael T. (Bloomfield, MI)
Title: Method of forming a connecting rod from two dissimiliar materials by providing material blanks of dissimiliar material, joining the material blanks and subsequently forming the connecting rod
Patent Number: 8,205,332

Inventors: Larkin; Bradley R. (Shelby Township, MI), Bradley; Douglas O. (Sterling Heights, MI)
Title: Transfer case sprocket idler gear actuation
Patent Number: 9,377,103

Inventors: Larson; Christopher R. (St. Paul, MN), Volk; Angela Kornkven (Plymouth, MN)
Title: Catheter with spiral cut transition member
Patent Number: 8,206,372

Inventors: Latypov; Azat M. (Danbury, CT)
Title: System and method for calculating aerial image of a spatial light modulator
Patent Number: 7,394,584

Inventors: Lau; Chi-Chung (Taipei, TW), Liu; Jin-King (Hsinchu, TW), Hsiao; Kuo-Hsin (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Ta-Ko (cyong lin Township, Hsinchu County, TW), Rau; Jiann-Yeou (Pingjhen, TW), Shao; Yi-Chen (Miaoli, TW), Chen; Liang-Chien (Pingjhen, TW)
Title: Target detecting, editing and rebuilding method and system by 3D image
Patent Number: 8,208,715

Inventors: Laudenklos; Manfred (Schoeneck, DE)
Title: Mold-release layer for use in the casting of nonferrous metals
Patent Number: 8,205,659

Inventors: Laukhuff; Barbara L. (Mount Joy, PA), Neeper; Lawrence C. (Stillwater, OK)
Title: Methods for preparing multilayer composites using calendered films and products produced from same
Patent Number: 9,375,753

Inventors: Laurens; Jean Marie (Lausanne, CH), Russell; Guy (Singapore, SG), Althaus; Walter (Singapore, SG), Meyer; Max Ernst (Singapore, SG)
Title: Heavy lifting apparatus and method
Patent Number: 9,376,291

Inventors: Lawlor; Michael Joseph (Mequon, WI), Miki; Jeffrey Sadao (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Infinitely adjustable beverage container holder by spin actuation
Patent Number: 8,205,767

Inventors: Lazier; Colin Laird (Seattle, WA)
Title: Reducing interference through controlled data access
Patent Number: 9,378,075

Inventors: Le Naour; Jean-Yves (Cesson-Sevigne, FR), Louzir; Ali (Cesson-Sevigne, FR), Lo Hine Tong; Dominique (Cesson-Sevigne, FR), Perraudeau; Jacques (Betton, FR), Bernard; Denis (Cesson Sevigne, FR)
Title: Method for reducing the energy consumption in a wireless communication terminal and communication terminal implementing said method
Patent Number: 9,380,527

Inventors: Le; Cuong Minh (Tucson, AZ), Shackelford; David Michael (Tucson, AZ), McBride; Gregory Edward (Tucson, AZ), Ratliff; James Mitchell (Benson, AZ), Voruganti; Kaladhar (San Jose, CA), Gopisetty; Sandeep (Morgan Hill, CA), Basham; Robert Beverley (Aloho, OR), Verma; Dinesh C. (New Castle, NY), Lee; Kang-Won (Nanuet, NY), Agrawal; Dakshi (Yorktown Heights, NY), Yardley; Brent William (Beaverton, OR), Filali-Adib; Khalid (Austin, TX)
Title: Checking and repairing a network configuration
Patent Number: 7,397,770

Inventors: Lee; Anthony C. (San Francisco, CA), Bonn; Kenlyn S. (Lakewood, CO)
Title: Tunable microwave ablation probe
Patent Number: 9,375,275

Inventors: Lee; Byung-rae (Yongin-si, KR), Chang; Kyung-ah (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method of authenticating content provider and assuring content integrity
Patent Number: 7,395,426

Inventors: Lee; Chai-Wei (Taipei Hsien, TW), Chou; Yuan-Hsu (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Lens arrangement and lens module using same
Patent Number: 8,208,209

Inventors: Lee; Chang-Hwan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Valid-transmission verifying circuit and a semiconductor device including the same
Patent Number: 8,209,571

Inventors: Lee; Chia-Yi (Taichung, TW), Chang; Wei-Kuo (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method and systems for identifying objects on a touch-sensitive device
Patent Number: 8,207,948

Inventors: Lee; Chung-cheng (Irvine, CA), Sui; Guodong (Los Angeles, CA), Elizarov; Arkadij (Valley Village, CA), Kolb; Hartmuth C. (Playa del Rey, CA), Huang; Jiang (San Jose, CA), Heath; James R. (South Pasadena, CA), Phelps; Michael E. (Los Angeles, CA), Quake; Stephen R. (Stanford, CA), Tseng; Hsian-rong (Los Angeles, CA), Wyatt; Paul (Tipperary, IE), Daridon; Antoine (Mont-Sur-Rolle, CH)
Title: Microfluidic chemical reaction circuits
Patent Number: 8,206,593

Inventors: Lee; Eun-Ku (Kyonggi-do, KR), Baek; Yong-Ho (Kyonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method of preparing tetrahydrofuran
Patent Number: 7,396,945

Inventors: Lee; Hyun-su (Chungcheongnam-do, KR), Park; Jin-ho (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Byoung-jun (Chungcheongnam-do, KR)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 9,377,645

Inventors: Lee; Jae-yong (Seongnam-si, KR), Cho; Hye-jung (Anyang-si, KR), Choi; Kyoung Hwan (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Direct liquid feed fuel cell system having double fuel storage
Patent Number: 8,206,868

Inventors: Lee; Jong-ho (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kwang-kee (Seoul, KR), Jung; Un-gyo (Hwaseong-si, KR), Adams; Glenn A. (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Apparatus for providing multiple screens and method of dynamically configuring multiple screens
Patent Number: 8,208,072

Inventors: Lee; Jonghun (Seongnam-si, KR)
Title: Method and system for preventing call drop by restricting overhead message updated in 1X system during 1xEV-DO traffic state
Patent Number: 7,394,787

Inventors: Lee; Joongu (Yongin, KR), Lee; Yeonhwa (Yongin, KR), Choi; Jinbaek (Yongin, KR)
Title: Donor mask and method of manufacturing organic light emitting display apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 9,379,325

Inventors: Lee; Jri (Taipei, TW), Liu; Ming-Chung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Phase locked loop and phase-frequency detector
Patent Number: 8,207,792

Inventors: Lee; Jri (Taipei, TW), Liu; Ming-Chung (Taipei, TW)
Title: Phase locked loop and 3-stage frequency divider
Patent Number: 8,207,794

Inventors: Lee; Sang In (Los Altos Hills, CA), Hwang; Chang Wan (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Molecular layer deposition using reduction process
Patent Number: 9,376,455

Inventors: Lee; Susanne Madeline (Cohoes, NY), Edic; Peter Michael (Albany, NY), Mani; Vanita (Clifton Park, NY), Hopkins; Forrest Frank (Cohoes, NY), Neuser; Eberhard (Wunstorf, DE)
Title: High flux photon beams using optic devices
Patent Number: 8,208,602

Inventors: Lee; Won Jong (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Displaying broadcast information in a mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 8,208,965

Inventors: Lee; Woo-Young (Chungcheongbuk-do, KR), Yang; Jin-Young (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Song; Byeong-Seob (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Dae-Woo (Gyeongsangbuk-do, KR), Yeo; In-Yong (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for controlling charge for battery
Patent Number: 9,379,566

Inventors: Lee; Yun-gu (Yongin-si, KR), Song; Byung-cheol (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Transmitter and receiver of video transmission system and method for controlling buffers in transmitter and receiver
Patent Number: 8,209,731

Inventors: Leer; Rick L. (Somerset, PA), DeVore; Timothy S. (Rockwood, PA), Oyler; Thomas C. (Louisville, KY)
Title: Pressurized tank sprayer having lid seal
Patent Number: 8,205,808

Inventors: Lehman; Jean-Yves (Maisons Alfort, FR), Davidian; Beno t (Saint-Maur-des-Fosses, FR), Fert; Philippe (Faucon, FR)
Title: Installation for treating at least one fluid and use thereof for the separation of at least one constituent of a gas mixture
Patent Number: 7,396,392

Inventors: Lengsfeld; Hauke (Helmste, DE), Sander; Peter (Bremen, DE), Marquardt; Hans (Fredensberg, DE), Duwald; Rudolf (Bremervoerde, DE)
Title: Method for determining a characteristic parameter of a CRP specimen
Patent Number: 8,208,148

Inventors: Leonardo; Lou (Aptos, CA), Grewal; Gurinder Singh (Fremont, CA), Ratterman; Rob (Villa Hills, KY), Knepfle; Josh (Cincinnati, OH), Ching; Randy (Mountain View, CA), Dalton; Tola (Ben Lomond, CA)
Title: Method and system for reporting fraud and claiming compensation related to network-based transactions
Patent Number: 8,209,228

Inventors: Leone; Thomas G. (Ypsilanti, MI), Lewis; Donald J. (Howell, MI), Stein; Robert A. (Saline, MI)
Title: Warm up strategy for ethanol direct injection plus gasoline port fuel injection
Patent Number: 7,395,786

Inventors: Leung; Lai Kan (San Marcos, CA), Narathong; Chiewcharn (Laguna Niguel, CA), Rangarajan; Rajagopalan (San Diego, CA), Pan; Dongling (San Diego, CA), Tang; Yiwu (San Diego, CA), Tasic; Aleksandar Miodrag (San Diego, CA)
Title: VCO-coupling mitigation in a multiple-carrier, carrier aggregation receiver
Patent Number: 9,379,749

Inventors: LeVier; Craig A (Escondido, CA), Carlin; Timothy J (San Diego, CA), Tabar; Anton (San Diego, CA)
Title: Photo printing device
Patent Number: 8,208,161

Inventors: Levin; Galit (Nordiya, IL), Stern; Meir (Rehovot, IL), Daniel; Dorit (Ra'anana, IL)
Title: Transdermal delivery system for water insoluble drugs
Patent Number: 7,395,111

Inventors: Lewis; Brian (Upminster, GB), Mulberry; Peter (Redding, CT), McMullan; Alex (Co Down, IE), Lunt; Jonathan (West Hoathly, GB), Barker; Martin (Hartley, GB), Vincent; Gary (Layer-de-la-Haye, GB)
Title: System and method for storage management
Patent Number: 8,209,410

Inventors: Lewis; Gary M. (Derry, NH), Li; De Fu (Wayland, MA), Melhorn; Nathan R. (Chelmsford, MA)
Title: Modem activity detection
Patent Number: 7,395,309

Inventors: Lewis; John S. (Sunnyvale, CA), Biese; Michael (San Jose, CA), Sin; Garrett H. (San Jose, CA), Ramalingam; Chidambara A. (Santa Clara, CA), Chandrasekaran; Balaji (Santa Clara, CA), Ling; Tak Fan (Kerry) (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Vapor dryer having hydrophilic end effector
Patent Number: 8,205,352

Inventors: Li; Dong (Shanghai, CN), Wu; Keying (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method and apparatus for channel state information feedback
Patent Number: 9,379,800

Inventors: Li; Donghong (Fremont, CA), Sasaki; Yoshitaka (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Using bilayer lithography process to define neck height for PMR
Patent Number: 7,394,621

Inventors: Li; Jiangming (Shijiazhuang, CN)
Title: Surgical instrument
Patent Number: 9,375,226

Inventors: Li; Jin (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Progressive to lossless embedded audio coder (PLEAC) with multiple factorization reversible transform
Patent Number: 7,395,210

Inventors: Li; Kuo Hui (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Charles (Hsinchu, TW), Chiu; Mao-Ching (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Hung-Kun (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Chao-Ming (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: System and method for transmitting data in a multiple-branch transmitter-diversity orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) system
Patent Number: 7,394,754

Inventors: Li; Shenggao (Pleasanton, CA), Wang; Xiaoqing (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for signal edge boosting
Patent Number: 9,379,743

Inventors: Lia; Enrico (Leiderdorp, NL), Lauer; Andreas (Neukirchen-Vluyn, DE), Koether; Dietmar (Duisburg, DE), Follmann; Rudiger (Mettmann, DE)
Title: Method and apparatus for generating a digital signal of tunable frequency and frequency synthesizer employing same
Patent Number: 9,379,723

Inventors: Liang; Paul Nan-Jiune (Menomonee Falls, WI), Pierson; Richard G. (New Berlin, WI), Nash; Scott J. (Muskego, WI), Bozmoski; Alexander J. (Brookfield, WI), Duvernell; Peter J. (Colgate, WI), Rusch; Sean A. (Cedarburg, WI), Kernen; William M. (Muskego, WI), Schanz; John W. (Mequon, WI), Mesanovic; Samir (Howards Grove, WI), Dondlinger; Brian P. (Milwaukee, WI)
Title: Primary housing assembly for a motorcycle engine
Patent Number: 7,395,799

Inventors: Liao; Chih-Wei (Nantou, TW), Chien; Chiang-Ling (Nantou County, TW), Huang; Fu-Chih (Nantou, TW)
Title: Sealing device
Patent Number: 7,396,016

Inventors: Liao; Wei-Li (Taichung, TW), Lin; Sung-Chieh (Zhubei, TW), Hsu; Kuoyuan (San Jose, CA)
Title: Circuit and method for characterizing the performance of a sense amplifier
Patent Number: 8,207,783

Inventors: Librizzi; Fabrizio (Gravina di Catania, IT), Lentini; Franco (San Gregorio di Catania, IT)
Title: Method and relative circuit for generating a control voltage of a synchronous rectifier
Patent Number: 7,397,290

Inventors: Lichoulas; Ted (Simpsonville, SC), Kimbrell; Eddie (Dacula, GA)
Title: Universal network interface device
Patent Number: 9,378,158

Inventors: Lichoulas; Ted (Simpsonville, SC), Kimbrell; Eddie (Dacula, GA), Mouhot; Ray (Granbury, TX)
Title: Universal network interface device base module
Patent Number: 9,380,357

Inventors: Lifshitz; Israel (Jerusalem, IL), Kern; Ran (Tel Aviv, IL), Kol; Boaz (Tel Aviv, IL)
Title: Method and system for communication spectral backward compatibility
Patent Number: 7,394,868

Inventors: Liikanen; Bruce A. (Berthoud, CO), Van Laanen; John W. (Louisville, CO), Yie; Tie Jun (Longmont, CO), Rewerts; David L. (Longmont, CO), Roohr; Larry (Boulder, CO)
Title: Method and apparatus for improving servo stability in read heads while writing
Patent Number: 7,397,622

Inventors: Lim; Ho (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Tae-Min (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method for measuring reaction rate of reactive mesogen
Patent Number: 9,377,410

Inventors: Lim; Jaewon (Anyang-si, KR), Yi; Yunjung (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method for data offloading in wireless communication system, and device for same
Patent Number: 9,380,495

Inventors: Lin; Burn Jeng (Hsin-Chu, TW), Chang; Ching-Yu (Yilang County, TW)
Title: Immersion lithography system using a sealed wafer bath
Patent Number: 8,208,116

Inventors: Lin; Che-Li (Taipei, TW)
Title: Cell search method suitable for initial cell search and target cell search
Patent Number: 7,394,801

Inventors: Lin; Chi Chia (Tainan County, TW), Liu; Shu Ming (Tainan County, TW)
Title: Apparatus and method of controlling a consumer product
Patent Number: 8,209,737

Inventors: Lin; Hou-Yao (Taipei Hsien, TW), Yu; Sheng-Jung (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Camera module and portable electronic device having same
Patent Number: 8,208,062

Inventors: Lin; Jamie Menjay (San Diego, CA), Mantravadi; Ashok (San Diego, CA), Negro; Francesco (Nuremberg, DE), Budianu; Petru Cristian (San Diego, CA), Yoo; Taesang (San Diego, CA), Zhang; Xiaoxia (San Diego, CA), Luo; Tao (San Diego, CA)
Title: Antenna selection adjustment
Patent Number: 9,379,789

Inventors: Lin; Mou-Shiung (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Top layers of metal for high performance IC's
Patent Number: 7,396,756

Inventors: Lin; Mou-Shiung (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Top layers of metal for high performance IC's
Patent Number: 7,397,135

Inventors: Lin; Siou-Shen (Taipei County, TW), Chang; Te-Hao (Taipei, TW), Liang; Chin-Chuan (Taichung, TW)
Title: Method, video encoder, and integrated circuit for detecting non-rigid body motion
Patent Number: 8,208,552

Inventors: Lin; Sung-Chieh (Thubei, TW), Liao; Hung-Jen (Hsin-Chu, TW), Hsueh; Fu-Lung (Hsinchu, TW), Huang; Jiann-Tseng (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Sense amplifier with leakage compensation for electrical fuses
Patent Number: 7,394,637

Inventors: Lin; Tze-Min (Miao-Li, TW)
Title: In-plane switching liquid crystal display having fast response time
Patent Number: 7,397,527

Inventors: Lindquist; Erik (Minneapolis, MN), Kreichauf; Ruth D. (River Falls, WI)
Title: Apparatus and appertaining method for upfinding in spinning projectiles using a phase-lock-loop or correlator mechanism
Patent Number: 7,395,987

Inventors: Liu; David (Fremont, CA), Gross; John Nicholas (Berkeley, CA)
Title: Integrated circuit embedded with non-volatile programmable memory having variable coupling and separate read/write paths
Patent Number: 8,208,299

Inventors: Liu; Dong (Beijing, CN)
Title: System and method of making location updating management on a mobile station, mobile station and mobile network
Patent Number: 7,395,071

Inventors: Liu; Guojun (Suzhou, CN), Srinivasan; Uma (Mountain View, CA), Chiruvolu; Shivkumar (San Jose, CA)
Title: Silicon substrates with doped surface contacts formed from doped silicon based inks and corresponding processes
Patent Number: 9,378,957

Inventors: Liu; Jingfeng (Longmont, CO), Song; Hongwei (Longmont, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for hybrid algorithm gain adaptation
Patent Number: 8,208,213

Inventors: Liu; Jung-Cheng (New Taipei, TW), Chiu; Hsiao-Ping (New Taipei, TW)
Title: Supporting structure and portable electronic device employing same
Patent Number: 9,377,813

Inventors: Liu; Ka Lok Joe (Hong Kong, HK)
Title: Beverage-making appliance
Patent Number: 7,395,751

Inventors: Liu; Kou-Chang (Appleton, WI), Shannon; Tom G. (Neenah, WI), Allen; Peter J. (Neenah, WI), Carlow; Geof (Neenah, WI), Goulet; Mike (Neenah, WI), Burden; Paul (Barrow in Furness, GB), Aykens; Greg (Menasha, WI), Capizzi; Joe (Neenah, WI), Hunt; Thomas (Appleton, WI), Linskens; Diane (Seymour, WI), Wendler; Roger (Sherwood, WI), Wnek; John (Appleton, WI)
Title: Single ply tissue products surface treated with a softening agent
Patent Number: 7,396,593

Inventors: Liu; Mu-Chieh (Jhubei, TW), Chung; Hsiao Wen (Taipei, TW), Yang; Jeng-Huei (Taichung, TW)
Title: Formation of prescribed pattern on wafer for use in SEM defect offset
Patent Number: 8,208,714

Inventors: Liu; Shih-Wei (Tapiei, TW), Huang; Hsuan-Fu (Taipei, TW)
Title: Figure trimmer
Patent Number: 9,375,600

Inventors: Liu; Wei-Jen (Taoyuan, TW), Chiu; Yi-Chen (Hsinchu, TW), Tung; Chien-Yueh (Taipei, TW), Yeh; Yao-Tsung (Taoyuan, TW), Jang; Shyue-Ming (Hsinchu, TW), Chen; Teng-Ming (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Borate phosphor and white light illumination device utilizing the same
Patent Number: 8,207,661

Inventors: Liu; Yue (Fremont, CA)
Title: Binary output reader structure (BORS) with high utilization rate
Patent Number: 8,208,230

Inventors: Llorente Gonzalez; Jose Ignacio (Pamplona, ES)
Title: Wind turbine
Patent Number: 8,207,624

Inventors: Lo; Chi-Fung (Fort Lee, NJ), Draper; Darryl (Congers, NY)
Title: Method for consolidating and diffusion-bonding powder metallurgy sputtering target
Patent Number: 8,206,646

Inventors: Lo; Kin-Ming (Lexington, MA), Li; Yue (Bedford, MA), Gillies; Stephen D. (Carlisle, MA)
Title: Expression and export of angiogenesis inhibitors as immunofusins
Patent Number: 8,206,718

Inventors: Loccufier; Johan (Zwijnaarde, BE), Vanmaele; Luc (Lochristi, BE), Luppen; Jaymes Van (Wilrijk, BE), Claes; Roland (Dendermonde, BE)
Title: Radiation curable compositions
Patent Number: 7,396,861

Inventors: Loce; Robert P. (Webster, NY), Sultani; Waqas (Orlando, FL), Wu; Hao (Pittsford, NY), Xu; Beilei (Penfield, NY)
Title: System and method for seat occupancy detection from ceiling mounted camera using robust adaptive threshold criteria
Patent Number: 9,378,421

Inventors: Loechelt; Gary H. (Tempe, AZ), Davies; Robert B. (Tempe, AZ), Lutz; David H. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Semiconductor device having enhanced performance and method
Patent Number: 7,397,084

Inventors: Loehr; Juergen (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Network element for switching time division multiplex signals
Patent Number: 9,380,363

Inventors: Lof; Joeri (Eindhoven, NL), Derksen; Antonius Theodorus Anna Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Hoogendam; Christiaan Alexander (Veldhoven, NL), Kolesnychenko; Aleksey (Helmond, NL), Loopstra; Erik Roelof (Heeze, NL), Modderman; Theodorus Marinus (Neunen, NL), Mulkens; Johannes Catharinus Hubertus (Maastricht, NL), Ritsema; Roelof Aeilko Siebrand (Eindhoven, NL), Simon; Klaus (Eindhoven, NL), De Smit; Joannes Theodoor (Eindhoven, NL), Straaijer; Alexander (Eindhoven, NL), Streefkerk; Bob (Tilburg, NL), Van Santen; Helmar (Amsterdam, NL), Donders; Sjoerd Nicolaas Lambertus ('s-Hertogenbosch, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,208,120

Inventors: Lohr; Jurgen (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Method of negotiating an active or a passive role assignment to a control means of a network element, a control means, a program module and a network element therefor
Patent Number: 7,394,759

Inventors: London; Simon Y. (Rockville, MD)
Title: Compact multi-cycle high power microwave generator
Patent Number: 8,207,634

Inventors: Longley; Rosemary A. (Grosse Pointe Woods, MI), Gravelle; Janet K. (Macomb Township, MI), Refior; Lawrence M. (Romeo, MI), Petersen, III; Carl M. (Waterford, MI), Sharma; Amit (Rochester Hills, MI), Carter; Caryn F. (Lake Orion, MI), Jain; Tony (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Buckle assembly
Patent Number: 7,395,585

Inventors: Lothrop; David (Carp, CA), Sylvain; Dany (Gatinean, CA)
Title: Mobile fast alerting
Patent Number: 8,208,968

Inventors: Louh; Sei-Ping (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Light emitting diode package and method for manufacturing same
Patent Number: 8,207,549

Inventors: Low; Khai Huat Jeffrey (Melaka, MY), Heng; Chai Wei (Melaka, MY), Yong; Wae Chet (Melaka, MY)
Title: Electronic component and a method of fabricating an electronic component
Patent Number: 8,207,601

Inventors: Lu; Jun (Shenzhen, CN), Zhao; Bin (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Battery cover assembly for portable electronic device
Patent Number: 8,206,845

Inventors: Lu; Kuanghui (Brookline, MA), Pang; Kevin (Belmont, MA)
Title: Methods and reagents for treating glucose metabolic disorders
Patent Number: 7,396,809

Inventors: Lu; Lie (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Hong-Jiang (Beijing, CN)
Title: Automatic music mood detection
Patent Number: 7,396,990

Inventors: Lu; Qi-Ming (Changhua County, TW), Chou; Chih-Sheng (Taichung, TW), Chen; Hung-Hsiang (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Method for adjusting white balance in a field sequential display and device thereof
Patent Number: 8,207,919

Inventors: Lueers; Bernhard (Aachen, DE), Schnitzler; Juergen (Herzogenrath-Kolscheid, DE), Mauermann; Peter (Arnsberg, DE), Gerhards; Peter (Stolberg, DE)
Title: Method and device for measuring the pollutants in exhaust gases of internal combustion engines
Patent Number: 8,205,481

Inventors: Luginbuehl; Reto (Bettlach, CH), Richards; Geoff (Davos, CH), Gwynn; Lolo Ap (Aberystwyth, GB)
Title: Prosthetic device for cartilage repair
Patent Number: 8,206,457

Inventors: Lulla; Amar (Maharashtra, IN), Malhotra; Geena (Maharashtra, IN), Rao; Xerxes (Maharashtra, IN)
Title: Multi-dose inhaler
Patent Number: 7,395,821

Inventors: Lundgren; Mark A. (Fullerton, CA), Dolne; Jean J. (Thousand Oaks, CA)
Title: Phase diversity ranging sensor
Patent Number: 7,397,540

Inventors: Luo; Mei (San Jose, CA), Shumarayev; Sergey (San Leandro, CA), Wong; Wilson (San Francisco, CA), Lee; Chong H. (San Ramon, CA)
Title: Dynamically-adjustable differential output drivers
Patent Number: 7,397,270

Inventors: Lustiger; Arnold (Edison, NJ), Lohse; David John (Bridgewater, NJ), Graham; Blair A. (Bright's Grove, CA), Trudell; Barry C. (Sarnia, CA)
Title: Polyethylene compositions for injection molding
Patent Number: 7,396,878

Inventors: Luthje; Holger (Braunschweig, DE), Kist; Rainer (Freiburg, DE), Reul; Thomas (Leinenfelden-Echterdingen, DE)
Title: Steering device for vehicles
Patent Number: 8,209,088

Inventors: Lyman; Joel K. (Tucson, AZ), Mower; Spencer G. (Tucson, AZ), Stillwell; Arthur W. (Mesa, AZ)
Title: Configuration of a physical control unit to support multiple logical control units for different tape drive types in a mainframe native tape attachment storage system
Patent Number: 9,378,767

Inventors: Ma; Jia (Shanghai, CN), Le; Wei (Shanghai, CN), Han; Zhi (Shanghai, CN), Sun; Yi (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Rotary mechanism of rotary seats
Patent Number: 8,205,945

Inventors: Ma; Mou-Ming (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lan; Chun-Kun (Taipei Hsien, TW), Lin; Yih-Neng (Taipei-Hsien, TW), Lee; Chih-I (Taipei Hsien, TW)
Title: Peripheral device communicating with a specific website
Patent Number: 8,209,442

Inventors: Ma; Yong (Cheshire, CT), Heinrich; Russell S. (Madison, CT)
Title: Surgical stapler with tactile feedback system
Patent Number: 8,205,779

Inventors: Machii; Ritsuo (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Katsuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Control of coordinate input apparatus based on light distribution and moving amounts of sensor units
Patent Number: 9,377,897

Inventors: Mackin; Ryan Patrick (Milan, IL), Sheidler; Alan David (Moline, IL)
Title: Agricultural harvester with dual engines and power sharing based on engine temperature
Patent Number: 8,209,095

Inventors: Macy; William W. (Palo Alto, CA), Debes; Eric (Santa Clara, CA), Buxton; Mark J. (Chandler, AZ), Roussel; Patrice (Portland, OR), Sebot; Julien (Hillsboro, OR), Nguyen; Huy V. (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for performing horizontal addition and subtraction
Patent Number: 7,395,302

Inventors: Mader; Carl Conrad (Hittnau, CH)
Title: Gripper, a conveying installation and a method for the operation of such a conveying installation
Patent Number: 9,376,259

Inventors: Mader; Leopold (Neuhofen/Ybbs, AT)
Title: Method and arrangement for creating bevels on the edges of flat glass
Patent Number: 9,375,806

Inventors: Maechling; Simon (Lyons, FR), Wasnaire; Pierre (Duesseldorf, DE), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE), Coqueron; Pierre-Yves (Lyons, FR), Sudau; Alexander (Langenfeld, DE), Dubost; Christophe (Charbonnieres les bains, FR), Bernier; David (Lyons, FR), Carles; Lionel (Tramoyes, FR), Vors; Jean-Pierre (Saint Foy les Lyon, FR), Lachaise; Helene (Lyons, FR), Brunet; Stephane (St Andre de Corcy, FR)
Title: Difluoromethyl-nicotinic-tetrahydronaphthyl carboxamides as fungicides
Patent Number: 9,376,391

Inventors: Maeda; Tomohisa (Osaka, JP)
Title: Optical disc reading and reproducing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,394,741

Inventors: Maeda; Yuuki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus that improves efficiency of post processing, control method for image processing apparatus that improves efficiency of post processing, and storage medium for storing instructions for image processing apparatus that improves efficiency of post processing
Patent Number: 9,377,978

Inventors: Maekawa; Yasunari (Yokohama, JP), Enomoto; Kazuyuki (Yokohama, JP), Kihara; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Polymer electrolyte membrane having alkylether graft chain
Patent Number: 9,379,405

Inventors: Maetaki; Satoshi (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Optical system and optical apparatus including the same
Patent Number: 7,394,601

Inventors: Magni; Gianni (Turin, IT), Gromme; Gianpiero (Turin, IT)
Title: Accumulation pallet conveyor, for recirculating a plurality of pallets in an endless horizontal carousel, and method for controlling this conveyor
Patent Number: 9,376,258

Inventors: Maheshwari; Umesh (San Jose, CA), Vingralek; Radek (Belmont, CA), Sibert; W. Olin (Lexington, MA)
Title: Trusted storage systems and methods
Patent Number: 8,209,544

Inventors: Maier; Martin Donald (Allegany, NY)
Title: Support device for bearing assemblies
Patent Number: 8,206,039

Inventors: Makau; Fredrick Muya (San Diego, CA), Alfekri; Dheya M. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Canvas with a textured appearance
Patent Number: 9,375,975

Inventors: Makimura; Shinji (Kitakatsuragi, JP), Kido; Hiroshi (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Electric-discharge lamp lighting device and lighting fixture
Patent Number: 8,207,688

Inventors: Mallonee; Richard (Baltimore, MD), Qiu; Peter (Gaithersburg, MD)
Title: Fast results hybrid capture assay and associated strategically truncated probes
Patent Number: 9,376,727

Inventors: Malm; Peter (Lund, SE)
Title: Methods and apparatus for selectively processing information replicas
Patent Number: 7,395,079

Inventors: Maltsev; Alexander A. (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Pudeyev; Andrey V. (Nizhny Novgorod, RU), Sadri; Ali S. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Adaptive channel estimation for orthogonal frequency division multiplexing systems or the like
Patent Number: 7,394,873

Inventors: Mani; Kumar (Maywood, NJ), Narayanan; Purushothaman K. (Bangalore, IN), Venkata; Hema (Tamilnadu, IN)
Title: System and method for preferred services in nomadic environments
Patent Number: 9,378,291

Inventors: Manipatruni; Sasikanth (Hillsboro, OR), Nikonov; Dmitri E. (Beaverton, OR), Young; Ian A. (Portland, OR)
Title: High speed precessionally switched magnetic logic
Patent Number: 9,379,712

Inventors: Mann; Alfred E. (Beverly Hills, CA), Causey, III; James D. (Simi Valley, CA), Haubach; Alan (Carlsbad, CA), Malave; Luis J. (Valencia, CA), Livingston; John (Newport Beach, CA), Hague; Cliff (Sherman Oaks, CA), Srisathapat; Chad (Sun Valley, CA), Yonemoto; Jay (Diamond Bar, CA), Ruppert; Deborah (Los Angeles, CA), Bishop; Dennis P. (Van Nuys, CA), Gut; Adrian (Los Angeles, CA), Murtfeldt; Bob (La Canada, CA)
Title: External infusion device with remote programming, bolus estimator and/or vibration alarm capabilities
Patent Number: 8,206,350

Inventors: Mantkowski; Thomas E. (Madeira, OH)
Title: Fluoride ion cleaning method
Patent Number: 8,206,488

Inventors: Mao; Minghua (South Australia, AU)
Title: Electrostatographic printing machine
Patent Number: 8,208,825

Inventors: Marchand; Karin (Munich, DE), Devers; Elodie (Lyons, FR), Chaumonnot; Alexandra (Lyons, FR), Bonduelle; Audrey (Francheville, FR), Dufaud; Veronique (Villeurbanne, FR), Lefebvre; Frederic (Beaufort, FR), Bader; Manuela (Rennes, FR), Lopes Silva; Susana (Lyons, FR)
Title: Process for hydrodesulphuration of gasoline cuts using a catalyst based on heteropolyanions trapped in a mesostructured silica support
Patent Number: 9,376,636

Inventors: Marimon Sanjuan; David (Madrid, ES), Landabaso Diaz; Jose Luis (Madrid, ES), Divorra Escoda; Oscar (Madrid, ES), Pujol Alcolado; Jose Carlos (Madrid, ES)
Title: Method for generating a model of a flat object from views of the object
Patent Number: 9,380,293

Inventors: Marino; Robert (Louisville, KY), Durham, III; Fred Edward (Foster City, CA), Freeman; Christopher Allen (Louisville, KY)
Title: System and method for single pass printing on textiles
Patent Number: 8,205,981

Inventors: Marsais; Francis (Rouen, FR), Levacher; Vincent (Fontaine sous Preaux, FR), Papamicael; Cyril (Bois Guillaume, FR), Bohn; Pierre (Rouen, FR), Peauger; Ludovic (Rouen, FR), Gembus; Vincent (Rouen, FR), Le Fur; Nicolas (Lille, FR), Dumartin-Lepine; Marie-Laurence (Rouen, FR)
Title: Oxidisable pyridine derivatives, their preparation and use as anti-alzheimer agents
Patent Number: 9,376,387

Inventors: Marsh; Matthew (London, GB), Botez; Timon (London, GB), Hodgkinson; Nicole (London, GB), Tonge; David (London, GB)
Title: Electronic document readers and reading devices
Patent Number: 8,207,947

Inventors: Martheenal; Basil Thompson (Brampton, CA)
Title: Precipitation collector
Patent Number: 8,205,492

Inventors: Martindale; Ian G. (Derby, GB)
Title: Spacer arrangement
Patent Number: 7,396,203

Inventors: Martinez; Jorge Guadarrama (Toluca, MX), Inoue; Masahisa (Kanagawa, JP), Murata; Yousuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Vehicle interior trim panel
Patent Number: 9,376,080

Inventors: Marty; Pierre (Seyssins, FR), Rey; Gaelle (Grenoble, FR), Chauvet; Pascal (Grenoble, FR)
Title: Control circuit to enable high data rate access to a DRAM with a plurality of areas
Patent Number: 7,395,399

Inventors: Maruyama; Hideki (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Toshiteru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Optical disc apparatus, driving method of optical disc apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,354

Inventors: Maruyama; Toru (Osaka, JP), Kobayashi; Kaoru (Osaka, JP), Kambe; Tohru (Osaka, JP), Maruyama; Takayuki (Osaka, JP), Yoshida; Hideyuki (Osaka, JP), Nishiura; Akio (Osaka, JP), Abe; Nobutaka (Osaka, JP)
Title: Pharmaceutical composition for treatment of diseases associated with decrease in bone mass comprising EP4 agonist as active ingredient
Patent Number: 8,207,223

Inventors: Masaka; Fusazumi (Tokyo, JP), Kita; Kiyonori (Tokyo, JP), Hama; Yuichiro (Wako, JP), Iguchi; Masaru (Wako, JP), Mitsuta; Naoki (Wako, JP), Yano; Junichi (Wako, JP)
Title: Manufacturing process for membrane-electrode assemblies
Patent Number: 7,396,607

Inventors: Masignani; Vega (Siena, IT), Scarselli; Maria (Siena, IT), Capecchi; Barbara (Siena, IT), Sharma; Victoria (Orinda, CA), Barnett; Susan W. (San Francisco, CA), Srivastava; Indresh K. (Benicia, CA), Rappuoli; Rino (Castelnuovo Berardenga, IT)
Title: Fusion proteins comprising CD4 minimal modules and invasin polypeptides that are capable of binding to the HIV envelope and exposing cryptic neutraliziation epitopes
Patent Number: 8,206,720

Inventors: Mason; Jonathan David (Eindhoven, NL), Van Doorn; Markus Gerardus Leonardus Maria (Eindhoven, NL), Berezhnyy; Igor (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Luminaire with touch pattern control interface
Patent Number: 9,380,679

Inventors: Masuda; Koji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Toner-density calculating method, reflective optical sensor, reflective optical sensor device, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,377,739

Inventors: Masuda; Michihiko (Toyota, JP)
Title: Rotational balance adjusting structure and method for engine
Patent Number: 7,395,796

Inventors: Masuda; Noritaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus capable of providing side registration
Patent Number: 8,205,878

Inventors: Maten; John R. (Royal Oak, MI), Dougan; Kevin Michael (Plymouth, MI), Tamba; Richard T. (Castle Hill, AU), Firth; Darren (West Pennant Hills, AU)
Title: Control system for dual clutch transmission
Patent Number: 8,206,265

Inventors: Matesso; Bruce (Los Gatos, CA), Bridgeman; Richard (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Computer-aided extraction of semantics from keywords to confirm match of buyer offers to seller bids
Patent Number: 9,378,521

Inventors: Mathew; Boney (Auburn Hills, MI)
Title: Composite fuel tank support
Patent Number: 9,376,013

Inventors: Matsubayashi; Takaaki (Osaka, JP), Karakane; Mitsuo (Osaka, JP), Yoshimoto; Yasunori (Osaka, JP), Hamada; Akira (Osaka, JP)
Title: Fuel cell, method for operating fuel cell and fuel cell system
Patent Number: 8,206,866

Inventors: Matsuda; Yoshimoto (Kobe, JP)
Title: Engine for leisure vehicle with lubricating oil pump and actuator drive oil pump
Patent Number: 7,395,798

Inventors: Matsuki; Yasuhiko (Fujisawa, JP), Minamiura; Akira (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Electric motor cooling medium discharge structure and electric motor
Patent Number: 9,379,594

Inventors: Matsumoto; Nobuyuki (Tokyo, JP), Kaneko; Hajime (Kodaira, JP)
Title: Ink container and mounting method of the ink container
Patent Number: 7,396,110

Inventors: Matsumoto; Shuichi (Iwaki, JP), Ogino; Takayuki (Iwaki, JP)
Title: Navigation apparatus
Patent Number: 7,395,149

Inventors: Matsumoto; Takeshi (Utsunomiya, JP), Kobayashi; Takao (Yokohama, JP), Nakane; Takuji (Himeji, JP), Uno; Takahiro (Paducah, KY), Horiuchi; Makoto (Himeji, JP)
Title: Exhaust gas purifying catalyst and process for purifying exhaust gas
Patent Number: 7,396,793

Inventors: Matsumoto; Toru (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Hideyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Measuring device
Patent Number: 8,205,480

Inventors: Matsuo; Akihiko (Kawasaki, JP), Kamimura; Manabu (Kawasaki, JP), Kobayashi; Kenichi (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshino; Toshiaki (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Program conversion program, program conversion apparatus and program conversion method
Patent Number: 8,209,670

Inventors: Matsuoka; Saiji (Okayama, JP), Shimizu; Tetsuo (Okayama, JP), Sakata; Kei (Chiba, JP), Furukimi; Osamu (Chiba, JP)
Title: Hot-dip galvanized hot-rolled and cold-rolled steel sheets excellent in strain age hardening property
Patent Number: 7,396,420

Inventors: Matsuoka; Yasunobu (Hachioji, JP), Sugawara; Toshiki (Kokubunji, JP), Ido; Tatemi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Optical interconnection module and optical-electrical hybrid board
Patent Number: 9,379,276

Inventors: Matsuzuki; Masato (Kawasaki, JP), Ishida; Shigeo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Feeding device and feeding method, and image forming device
Patent Number: 7,395,025

Inventors: Mattina; Matthew C. (Worcester, MA)
Title: Method and an apparatus to reduce network utilization in a multiprocessor system
Patent Number: 7,395,381

Inventors: Maurer; Scott M. (Haymarket, VA), Brewer; Ryan C. (Bristow, VA), Jackson; Larry D. (Manassas, VA), Kofler; Kevin J. (Bristow, VA), Derksen; Mark J. (Bristow, VA)
Title: System for detection of biological agents
Patent Number: 8,206,651

Inventors: McCarthy; Kevin C. (Tucson, AZ), Uhlmann; Eugenie V. (Tucson, AZ), Lynam; Niall R. (Holland, MI)
Title: Accessory system of a vehicle
Patent Number: 9,376,061

Inventors: McCorkle; John W. (Laurel, MD)
Title: Ultra wideband communication system, method, and device with low noise pulse formation
Patent Number: 7,394,866

Inventors: McCune; Earl W. (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: High-efficiency modulating RF amplifier
Patent Number: 7,395,038

Inventors: McDonald; Mike M. (Macomb, MI), Albertson; William C. (Clinton Township, MI)
Title: System and method for cleaning solenoid valve debris
Patent Number: 8,205,599

Inventors: McDuff; Rodrigue (Longueuil, CA), Murphy; Stephen (Westmount, CA), Vachon; Luc (Westmount, CA), Koyess; Philippe (Montreal, CA)
Title: Laminated panel and process
Patent Number: 8,206,534

Inventors: McElroy; Patrick (Costa Mesa, CA)
Title: Starting circuit for electric discharge lamp
Patent Number: 7,397,204

Inventors: McEwan; George Tyler (Centerville, UT)
Title: Quick release stowage system for transporting mobile satellite antennas
Patent Number: 7,397,435

Inventors: McFarlan; Sara C. (St. Paul, MN), Hicks; Paula M. (Eden Prairie, MN), Zidwick; Mary Jo (Wayzata, MN), Sanchez-Riera; Fernando A. (Eden Prairie, MN), Cameron; Douglas C. (Plymouth, MN), deSouza; Mervyn L. (Plymouth, MN), Rosazza; John (Iowa City, IA), Gort; Steven J. (Brooklyn Center, MN), Abraham; Timothy W. (Minnetonka, MN)
Title: Production of monatin and monatin precursors
Patent Number: 8,206,955

Inventors: McGary; Faith (Bethlehem, PA), Patel; Paresh (South Grafton, MA)
Title: System and method for providing emergency notification services via enhanced directory assistance
Patent Number: 8,208,889

Inventors: McIntosh; Steven C. (Kingston, NY), Notohardjono; Budy D. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Qualters; Kevin R. (LaGrangeville, NY), Welz; Howard P. (Highland, NY)
Title: Enhanced computer rack having an integrated lift rail and/or tool design
Patent Number: 9,376,290

Inventors: McKenney; Paul E. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Realtime-safe read copy update with per-processor read/write locks
Patent Number: 7,395,383

Inventors: Mcleod; Paul Stephen (Berkeley, CA), Brucker; Charles F. (Pleasanton, CA)
Title: Apparatus for orienting soft-underlayer deposition
Patent Number: 8,208,238

Inventors: McNeely; Tessie B. (Gwynedd Valley, PA), Cope; Leslie (Rahway, NJ), Pancari; Gregory D. (Doylestown, PA), Joshi; Amita (Lansdale, PA)
Title: Protective vaccine based on Staphylococcus aureus SA2493 protein
Patent Number: 9,376,487

Inventors: Meinders; Calvin D (Pella, IA)
Title: Round baler with a split belt tensioner
Patent Number: 7,395,756

Inventors: Memon; Mazhar (Austin, TX), King; Steven (Portland, OR)
Title: Low power polling techniques
Patent Number: 8,209,559

Inventors: Messer; Stephen D. (New York, NY)
Title: Transaction tracking, managing, assessment, and auditing data processing system and network
Patent Number: 7,395,226

Inventors: Messina; Mark Anthony (Manchester, NH)
Title: Clamp
Patent Number: 7,396,344

Inventors: Messing; Christoph (Nidda, DE), Basse; Torben (Sonderborg, DK)
Title: Wall-mounted cabinet
Patent Number: 9,375,081

Inventors: Mestha; Lalit K. (Fairport, NY), Dianat; Sohail (Pittsford, NY)
Title: TRC smoothing algorithm to improve image contours in 1D color controls
Patent Number: 7,397,581

Inventors: Metzgen; Paul J. (London, GB)
Title: Arithmetic logic unit
Patent Number: 7,395,294

Inventors: Meyer; Hans Christian (Oslo, NO), Carlin; Mats Stefan (Gjettum, NO), Fosseide; Knut Tharald (Trollasen, NO)
Title: Method and system for adaptive recognition of distorted text in computer images
Patent Number: 8,208,736

Inventors: Meyer; Scott A. (Livermore, CA), Wei; Xing (Dublin, CA)
Title: Imaging of polarization scrambling tissue
Patent Number: 8,208,996

Inventors: Mezzini; Sergio (Pianoro, IT)
Title: Folding packet
Patent Number: 8,205,751

Inventors: Michel; Wilfried (Riedenburg, DE)
Title: Strut for a wheel suspension of motor vehicles
Patent Number: 8,205,864

Inventors: Michelsen; John Joseph (Irving, TX)
Title: Graphical model for test case viewing, editing, and reporting
Patent Number: 9,378,118

Inventors: Mihara; Isao (Tokyo, JP), Yamauchi; Yasunobu (Kawasaki, JP), Morishita; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Doi; Miwako (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image recognition method and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,394,918

Inventors: Mika; Jason R. (Austin, TX), Varrin; Christopher (Los Gatos, CA), Hochman; Jeremy R. (Austin, TX), Ward; Matthew E. (Philadelphia, PA)
Title: LED lighting fixture
Patent Number: 8,207,678

Inventors: Miller; Craig (Dallas, TX), Theobald; Doug (Richardson, TX)
Title: Method and apparatus for operating a finite state machine
Patent Number: 9,378,458

Inventors: Miller; Donald C (Fallbrook, CA), Allen; David J (Soquel, CA), Smithson; Robert A (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Continuously variable planetary gear set
Patent Number: 7,395,731

Inventors: Miller; Donald C. (Fallbrook, CA), Allen; David J. (Santa Cruz, CA), Smithson; Robert A. (Cedar Park, TX)
Title: Continuously variable transmission
Patent Number: 7,396,209

Inventors: Miller; Garret (Owatonna, MN), McGee; Phillip (Owatonna, MN), Klose; Lee Robert (Portage, MI)
Title: Apparatus for data signal transmission through power connection
Patent Number: 9,377,767

Inventors: Miller; Garret (Owatonna, MN), Raichle; Kurt (Owatonna, MN)
Title: Method and apparatus for monitoring battery drain and starter current
Patent Number: 8,209,082

Inventors: Millet; Jean-Marc (Lyons, FR), Lacorre; Phillippe (Coulaines, FR), Huynh; Quyen (Danang, VN)
Title: Preparing a compound comprising a combination of two crystal phases
Patent Number: 8,207,080

Inventors: Millet; Tim (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Identifying nodes in a ring network
Patent Number: 8,208,409

Inventors: Millner; Robert (Loosdorf, AT), Rosenfellner; Gerald (Ertl, AT)
Title: Method for treating waste gases from plants for pig iron production
Patent Number: 9,377,242

Inventors: Mills; John Brean (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for improved DMX512 communication
Patent Number: 9,378,086

Inventors: Min; Byoung-Ok (Seoul, KR)
Title: Lighting apparatus using microwave energy
Patent Number: 7,397,173

Inventors: Min; Chol (Pyeongtaek-si, KR), Seo; Sungha (Pyeongtaek-si, KR), Ahn; Namkyu (Pyeongtaek-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method for removing blooming of camera image
Patent Number: 8,208,022

Inventors: Minowa; Nobuyuki (Ooi, JP)
Title: Storage system and storage control method
Patent Number: 7,395,392

Inventors: Mishima; Nao (Tokyo, JP), Mita; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image processing device, image processing method, and imaging device
Patent Number: 9,378,540

Inventors: Mitariten; Michael J. (Pittstown, NJ)
Title: Integrated heavy hydrocarbon removal, amine treating and dehydration
Patent Number: 7,396,388

Inventors: Mitchell; Don (Bellevue, WA)
Title: SS7 MAP/Lg+ to SIP based call signaling conversion gateway for wireless VoIP E911
Patent Number: 8,208,461

Inventors: Mito; Yusuke (Aichi, JP)
Title: Electrical connector assembly
Patent Number: 8,206,165

Inventors: Mitsugi; Jun (Yokohama, JP)
Title: OFDM signal receiving apparatus and an OFDM signal receiving method
Patent Number: 7,394,859

Inventors: Mitsuru; Fujii (Yongin, KR), Ko; Hae-Jin (Yongin, KR), Kim; Hyung-Wook (Yongin, KR), Kim; Jung-Hyun (Yongin, KR), Kim; Yun-Jae (Yongin, KR)
Title: Organic light emitting display device and method of driving the same
Patent Number: 8,207,917

Inventors: Miura; Toru (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Projection-type image displaying apparatus
Patent Number: 8,205,993

Inventors: Miyakawa; Hidenori (Osaka, JP), Yamaguchi; Atsushi (Osaka, JP), Nishikawa; Kazuhiro (Osaka, JP), Hibino; Kunio (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing circuit board on which electronic component is mounted
Patent Number: 8,205,327

Inventors: Miyakawa; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Suzuki; Hidetoshi (Tokyo, JP), Nakao; Akimasa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for bonding flexible board
Patent Number: 7,395,846

Inventors: Miyaki; Yoshinori (Tachikawa, JP), Suzuki; Hiromichi (Tokyo, JP), Kaneda; Tsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,397,114

Inventors: Miyaura; Norio (Sapporo, JP), Yamamoto; Yasunori (Sapporo, JP)
Title: Reagent for organic synthesis reaction containing organic triol borate salt
Patent Number: 8,207,337

Inventors: Miyoshi; Yasufumi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method of producing semiconductor device, solid-state imaging device, method of producing electric apparatus, and electric apparatus
Patent Number: 8,207,007

Inventors: Mizuguchi; Yasuhiko (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Core sampling apparatus and container transfer apparatus
Patent Number: 9,376,879

Inventors: Mizuno; Hiroyuki (Kokubunji, JP), Ishibashi; Koichiro (Warabi, JP), Miyazaki; Masayuki (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 7,397,282

Inventors: Mizushima; Hiroaki (Kanagawa, JP), Hayashi; Fumihiko (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device
Patent Number: 8,207,572

Inventors: Mizutani; Masahiko (Yokohama, JP), Ashi; Yoshihiro (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Communication system and its device
Patent Number: 9,379,877

Inventors: Mobin; Mohammad S. (Orefield, PA), Sheets; Gregory W (Breinigsville, PA), Smith; Lane A. (Easton, PA), Tracy; Paul H. (Schnecksville, PA)
Title: Methods and apparatus for detecting a loss of lock condition in a clock and data recovery system
Patent Number: 8,208,521

Inventors: Mochida; Noriaki (Tokyo, JP), Nagata; Kyoichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory device that can relief defective address
Patent Number: 8,208,324

Inventors: Modak; Shanta M. (River Edge, NJ), Caraos; Lauserpina (Hollis, NY)
Title: Compositions containing zinc salts for coating medical articles
Patent Number: 8,207,148

Inventors: Mohammed; Yunus (Bellevue, WA), Gariepy; Christopher J. (Bothell, WA), Dalia; Apurva F. (Sammamish, WA), Moram; Venugopala Rao (Redmond, WA), Bhattacharyya; Joydeep (Bellevue, WA), Karanth; Sandeep P. (Bangalore, IN), Saam; Christopher J. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Online services offer management
Patent Number: 8,209,220

Inventors: Mojumder; Niladri Narayan (San Diego, CA), Song; Stanley Seungchul (San Diego, CA), Yeap; Choh Fei (San Diego, CA), Saifuddin; Mosaddiq (San Diego, CA)
Title: Static random-access memory (SRAM) array
Patent Number: 9,379,014

Inventors: Mollenauer; Kenneth H. (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Combined dissecting, cauterizing, and stapling device
Patent Number: 7,396,356

Inventors: Mongia; Rajiv K. (Fremont, CA)
Title: External thermal solution for a mobile computing device
Patent Number: 8,208,250

Inventors: Monsifrot; Antoine (Rennes, FR), Salmon-Legagneur; Charles (Rennes, FR)
Title: Method, a device and a computer program support for execution of encrypted computer code
Patent Number: 9,378,395

Inventors: Moonen; Scott C. (Holly Springs, NC)
Title: Management of duplicate TCP connections using sequence and acknowledgment numbers
Patent Number: 8,209,420

Inventors: Moore; Ian (Trigg, AU)
Title: Method for processing a record of seismic traces
Patent Number: 7,397,728

Inventors: Moore; Murray E (Los Alamos, NM), Gauss; Adam Benjamin (Los Alamos, NM), Justus; Alan Lawrence (Los Alamos, NM)
Title: Dynamic radioactive particle source
Patent Number: 8,207,490

Inventors: Moore; Thomas M. (Dallas, TX)
Title: Strain detection for automated nano-manipulation
Patent Number: 7,395,727

Inventors: Moorer; Seale (Westerville, OH), Eichensehr; Eric (Westerville, OH), Love; Adam (Westerville, OH)
Title: Internet protocol based media streaming solution
Patent Number: 8,209,398

Inventors: Moreira; Andre Guerin (Ludwigshafen, DE), Bothe; Marc (Limburgerhof, DE), Schadler; Volker (Maikammer, DE), Allmendinger; Markus (Edenkoben, DE), Sampaio Lopes; Pedro Manuel (Leca do Balio, PT), Sowart; Bernd (Bad Durkheim, DE), Francis; Timothy (St. Leon-Rot, DE), Wa.beta.ner; Erik (Mannheim, DE), Schade; Christian (Ludwigshafen, DE), Longo; Daniela (Siegburg, DE), Lietz; Siljana (Bayreuth, DE), Alstadt; Volker (Rosengarten, DE), Sandler; Jan (Bayreuth, DE)
Title: Method for producing nanoporous molded parts
Patent Number: 8,206,626

Inventors: Morgan; John Douglas Peter (Balmain, AU), Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU), Hibbard; Christopher (Balmain, AU), Holyoake; Bruce Gordon (Balmain, AU)
Title: Method of maintaining printhead with cleaned pad
Patent Number: 8,205,959

Inventors: Mori; Atsushi (Wako, JP)
Title: Counter steer detecting method
Patent Number: 7,395,142

Inventors: Mori; Kaoru (Kawasaki, JP), Fujioka; Shinya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Memory device
Patent Number: 7,394,709

Inventors: Mori; Masato (Osaka, JP), Komyoji; Daido (Nara, JP), Nagai; Koichi (Kyoto, JP), Yagi; Yoshihiko (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Substrate joining member and three-dimensional structure using the same
Patent Number: 8,208,270

Inventors: Mori; Shogo (Kariya, JP), Iwata; Yoshitaka (Kariya, JP), Watanabe; Satoshi (Kariya, JP), Tsubokawa; Kenji (Satsumasendai, JP), Kawaguchi; Toshio (Satsumasendai, JP)
Title: Heat dissipation device and semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,379,038

Inventors: Mori; Toshitaka (Tokyo-To, JP), Oyagi; Yasuyuki (Tokyo-To, JP), Kido; Junji (Yonezawa, JP)
Title: Display element and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 9,379,351

Inventors: Morinaga; Jun (Hiratsuka, JP), Kawaguchi; Tadashi (Hiratsuka, JP), Inoue; Hiroaki (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Power generation control method of hybrid construction machine and hybrid construction machine
Patent Number: 8,207,708

Inventors: Morioka; Kiyonori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit and access controlling method of semiconductor memory
Patent Number: 8,209,502

Inventors: Morishita; Katsuhiko (Osaka, JP), Sakai; Takehiko (Osaka, JP), Nishiwaki; Shogo (Osaka, JP), Chino; Masashi (Osaka, JP), Kondo; Masatoshi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 9,377,656

Inventors: Morishita; Mami (Osaka, JP), Ryohwa; Tatsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Nanoparticle phosphor and method for manufacturing the same, semiconductor nanoparticle phosphor and light emitting element containing semiconductor nanoparticle phosphor, wavelength converter and light emitting device
Patent Number: 9,376,616

Inventors: Moritani; Yuki (Yokohama, JP), Hiyama; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP), Suda; Tatsuya (Fallbrook, CA)
Title: Molecular communication system and molecular communication method
Patent Number: 8,209,127

Inventors: Morohashi; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Communication system and its method and communication apparatus and its method
Patent Number: 9,380,112

Inventors: Mourou; Julien P. (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Title: Retaining clip for ditch molding
Patent Number: 8,205,923

Inventors: Mueller; Hans (Lauda-Koenigshofen, DE)
Title: Method and device for exchanging an adhesive application roller
Patent Number: 9,375,969

Inventors: Mueller; Kay (Berlin, DE), Nolan; Christopher M. (Acton, MA), Visotski; William G. (Merrimack, NH), Wilson; David E. (Lowell, MA)
Title: Context based synonym filtering for natural language processing systems
Patent Number: 9,378,204

Inventors: Muhlenbrock; Ludger (Recklinghausen, DE), Seibt; Jorg (Cologne, DE)
Title: Actuator
Patent Number: 8,205,946

Inventors: Mukherjee; Debargha (Sunnyvale, CA), Liu; Yuxin (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Adapting an encoded video signal to encoding complexity
Patent Number: 8,208,550

Inventors: Mukherjee; Rajesh (Irvine, CA), Nakamura; Toshitaka (Oceanside, CA), Li; Sheng (Vista, CA), Harding; Brett T. (Carlsbad, CA), Mochizuki; Amane (San Diego, CA)
Title: Production of phase-pure ceramic garnet particles
Patent Number: 8,206,672

Inventors: Mulder; Heine Melle (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: Lithographic apparatus and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 7,397,535

Inventors: Mun; Ung Han (Kyungki-do, KR), Sung; Jae Suk (Kyungki-do, KR)
Title: Built-in antenna module of wireless communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,397,434

Inventors: Munshi; Aaftab (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Programmable multiple texture combine circuit for a graphics processing system and method for use thereof
Patent Number: 7,397,479

Inventors: Murakami; Naoyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Recording apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,793

Inventors: Murakami; Yasuhiko (Suwa, JP), Koide; Yasunori (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Ferroelectric random access memory device, display drive IC and electronic equipment
Patent Number: 7,394,677

Inventors: Myhre; Douglas C. (Eden Prairie, MN), Buenz; Mark J. (Prior Lake, MN), Norlien; John A. (Pine Springs, MN), Kunik; William G. (Lakeville, MN), Williams; Wade W. (St. Paul, MN)
Title: Wireless tire pressure and/or wheel speed sensing system for aircraft
Patent Number: 7,397,353

Inventors: Nabata; Toshihisa (Yokohama, JP), Koyama; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Hashizume; Takanori (Yokohama, JP), Kanai; Akinori (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Human body detecting system
Patent Number: 9,377,361

Inventors: Nabatame; Toshihide (Tsukuba, JP), Toriumi; Akira (Yokohama, JP), Horikawa; Tsuyoshi (Tsukuba, JP), Iwamoto; Kunihiko (Kyoto, JP), Tominaga; Koji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 7,397,094

Inventors: Nabe; Yoshihiro (Tokyo, JP), Asami; Hiroshi (Shizuoka, JP), Takaoka; Yuji (Kanagawa, JP), Harada; Yoshimichi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,379,155

Inventors: Nagai; Fumio (Hachioji, JP), Mori; Nobuyoshi (Hachioji, JP), Atarashi; Yuichi (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Optical communication module and optical element for optical communication module
Patent Number: 7,397,616

Inventors: Naganuma; Hiroaki (Kofu, JP)
Title: Light quantity adjusting device and photographing device having the same
Patent Number: 7,396,169

Inventors: Nagata; Takayuki (Osaka, JP), Itoh; Tatsuo (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Kazuhisa (Osaka, JP)
Title: Planar illuminating device and liquid crystal display device using the same
Patent Number: 8,206,020

Inventors: Nagatomi; Kenji (Osaka, JP), Nakatani; Morio (Osaka, JP), Nakatani; Masaya (Osaka, JP), Oki; Akio (Osaka, JP)
Title: Sample-holding carrier and fluorescence detection device using same
Patent Number: 9,377,408

Inventors: Nagayama; Akira (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Power amplification device and communication device
Patent Number: 8,207,774

Inventors: Naito; Toshiki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Producing method of wired circuit board
Patent Number: 7,396,635

Inventors: Nakada; Katsuyoshi (Kyoto, JP), Nakano; Tomoyuki (Sakai, JP), Hasegawa; Junichi (Osaka, JP), Watanabe; Koji (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Discharge lamp ballast having an auto-transformer for high voltage detection
Patent Number: 8,207,680

Inventors: Nakade; Yoshiyuki (Tsuruga, JP), Kosaka; Hiroyuki (Tsuruga, JP)
Title: Push-switch for vehicle and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,397,004

Inventors: Nakai; Kiyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kajigaya; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor memory apparatus and method for writing in the memory
Patent Number: 7,397,695

Inventors: Nakajima; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Transmitter, transmission method, and non-transitory computer-readable medium storing program
Patent Number: 9,379,833

Inventors: Nakajima; Seiji (Takasaki, JP)
Title: Indoor and outdoor units of an air conditioning system connected via two wiring configurations
Patent Number: 8,205,466

Inventors: Nakamoto; Takamichi (Tokyo, JP), Ariyakul; Yossiri (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Odor generator
Patent Number: 9,377,786

Inventors: Nakamura; Hideto (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Connector and a connector assembly
Patent Number: 7,396,253

Inventors: Nakamura; Katsuyuki (Osaka, JP), Kawahito; Kazuo (Osaka, JP), Jodoi; Takahiro (Kyoto, JP), Yamaguchi; Hideto (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Solid electrolytic capacitor with an improved mounting property, and manufacturing method of the same
Patent Number: 7,394,649

Inventors: Nakamura; Masato (Saitama, JP)
Title: Luminous flux control member, light emission device, and illumination device
Patent Number: 9,377,180

Inventors: Nakamura; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Sato; Tomonori (Tokyo, JP), Nishino; Shinya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Numerical control apparatus and production system
Patent Number: 9,377,776

Inventors: Nakamura; Satoshi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Stereoscopic video processor, recording medium for stereoscopic video processing program, stereoscopic imaging device and stereoscopic video processing method
Patent Number: 9,380,290

Inventors: Nakano; Yukihiro (Wakayama, JP), Nagashima; Shigeki (Wakayama, JP), Kubo; Hiroki (Wakayama, JP), Sawada; Michitaka (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Ink set
Patent Number: 7,396,863

Inventors: Nakao; Masahiro (Osaka, JP), Kanamori; Masaki (Osaka, JP), Fukami; Harukazu (Osaka, JP), Kasai; Hiroaki (Kamaishi, JP), Ochiai; Misa (Osaka, JP)
Title: Lipase
Patent Number: 8,207,320

Inventors: Nakasaku; Yukiyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Takano; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP), Nakanishi; Hitoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sayama; Yasuyuki (Kawasaki, JP), Tashiro; Yuichi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Communication terminal and communication method
Patent Number: 7,397,771

Inventors: Nakase; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Takagi; Yousuke (Tokyo, JP), Morita; Masahiko (Akiruno, JP), Kondo; Hiroshi (Yokohama, JP), Ogawa; Yasuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Display control apparatus, display control method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 8,208,040

Inventors: Nakasu; Nobuaki (Kawasaki, JP), Edamura; Tadao (Yokohama, JP), Sunaoshi; Hirofumi (Chousei, JP), Igeta; Takemi (Mobara, JP), Fukuchi; Kazuhiro (Mobara, JP)
Title: Method for repairing pattern defect on electronic circuit and apparatus therefor
Patent Number: 8,206,775

Inventors: Nakata; Yasukazu (Tokyo, JP), Matsuura; Katsuyoshi (Tokyo, JP), Matsushita; Taiga (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Flip chip mounting substrate
Patent Number: 7,397,672

Inventors: Nakayama; Ryuuichiroh (Kanagawa, JP), Ohishi; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Electronic apparatus, information processing system, and information processing method
Patent Number: 9,380,180

Inventors: Nakayama; Tomoyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Organic electroluminescence element
Patent Number: 9,379,347

Inventors: Nakazawa; Norikazu (Oyama, JP), Nishiyama; Kouji (Oyama, JP)
Title: Battery powered forklift
Patent Number: 9,376,298

Inventors: Namizuka; Yoshiyuki (Tokyo, JP), Takahashi; Yuji (Tokyo, JP), Kawamoto; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP), Miyazaki; Hideto (Tokyo, JP), Miyazaki; Shinya (Tokyo, JP), Tone; Takeharu (Tokyo, JP), Yoshizawa; Fumio (Tokyo, JP), Fukuda; Hiroaki (Tokyo, JP), Ishii; Rie (Tokyo, JP), Oteki; Sugitaka (Tokyo, JP), Nomizu; Yasuyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for image processing method, and a computer product
Patent Number: 7,394,577

Inventors: Nantz; John (Brighton, MI), Honkanen; Matthew (Royal Oak, MI), Conner; Bruce D. (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Dual range vehicle remote
Patent Number: 7,397,344

Inventors: Napravnik; Christian (Rosenheim, DE)
Title: Device and method for thermally treating packaged goods
Patent Number: 8,205,418

Inventors: Nathan; Adam D. (Kirkland, WA), Montgomery; John I. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Application retargeting
Patent Number: 8,209,662

Inventors: Nelson; John D. (Bethlehem, CT), Palys; Thomas J. (Berlin, CT), Geiger; Jon R. (West Hartford, CT)
Title: Pyrithione biocides enhanced by silver, copper, or zinc ions
Patent Number: 8,206,732

Inventors: Neumann; Ulrich (Manhattan Beach, CA), Lee; Sang Yun (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Phrase-driven grammar for data visualization
Patent Number: 8,209,625

Inventors: Newton; Timothy John (Suffolk, GB)
Title: Mixing waveforms
Patent Number: 8,207,793

Inventors: Ng; Kheng Joo (Octeville sur Mer, FR), Diaz; Philippe Freire (Octeville sur Mer, FR)
Title: Transfer device and linear-type apparatus for the manufacture of containers
Patent Number: 8,206,144

Inventors: Niangar; Ellazar V. (Farmington Hills, MI), Han; Taehee (Farmington Hills, MI), Dale; Nilesh (Farmington Hills, MI), Adjemian; Kevork (Birmingham, MI)
Title: Apparatus and method of in situ catalyst degradation detection during fuel cell operation
Patent Number: 9,379,398

Inventors: Nishida; Yukio (Kanagawa, JP), Yamashita; Tomohiro (Kanagawa, JP), Yamamoto; Yuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Solid-state image sensing device and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,379,150

Inventors: Nishikawa; Akihiro (Abiko, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,822

Inventors: Nishimura; Koichiro (Yokohama, JP), Nakamura; Yusuke (Ebina, JP)
Title: Optical information recording method, optical information reproduction method and optical disk device
Patent Number: 8,208,358

Inventors: Nishinohara; Daisuke (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Matrix array drive device, display and image sensor
Patent Number: 8,207,951

Inventors: Nishizawa; Naoko (Tokyo, JP), Mori; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kobayashi; Takanori (Tokyo, JP), Ogo; Yuko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: A method of creating a plant improved in tolerance to iron deficiency
Patent Number: 8,207,401

Inventors: Nissen; Thomas (Nyborg, DK)
Title: Method for cleaning tar-bearing waste water and apparatus for performing said method
Patent Number: 7,396,454

Inventors: Noda; Chosaku (Kawasaki, JP), Kashihara; Yutaka (Fuchu, JP), Okamoto; Yutaka (Chofu, JP), Ando; Hideo (Hino, JP), Hirayama; Koichi (Ichikawa, JP)
Title: Reproduction signal evaluation method
Patent Number: 7,394,740

Inventors: Noda; Masaru (Kanagawa, JP), Abe; Yasunori (Mohka, JP)
Title: Fall detection device
Patent Number: 7,395,709

Inventors: Noda; Minoru (Aichi-ken, JP), Fuwa; Naohide (Aichi-ken, JP), Tamada; Seiko (Toyota, JP)
Title: Control device for variable valve mechanism
Patent Number: 8,205,584

Inventors: Noda; Wayne A. (Mission Viejo, CA), Jones; Mike L. (Capistrano Beach, CA), Evans; Scott M. (Santa Ana, CA), Walker; Blair D. (Mission Viejo, CA), Worthen; William J. (Coto de Caza, CA), Gobin; Yves Pierre (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Indwelling heat exchange catheter and method of using same
Patent Number: 8,206,332

Inventors: Noguchi; Atsushi (Moriyama, JP), Mitsuo; Tetsu (Nissin, JP)
Title: Curtain airbag device
Patent Number: 7,396,041

Inventors: Nohra; George (Marlborough, MA)
Title: Field effect transistor switching circuit
Patent Number: 9,379,698

Inventors: Noji; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Coordinate input control method
Patent Number: 7,397,465

Inventors: Nokkonen; Erkki (Tampere, FI)
Title: Power management
Patent Number: 7,395,440

Inventors: Norton; Gerald (Hoboken, NJ)
Title: System and method for voice over internet protocol audio conferencing
Patent Number: 7,394,896

Inventors: Notohamiprodjo; Hubertus (Union City, CA), Pitigoi-Aron; Radu (San Jose, CA)
Title: Identification of an absent load from a circuit
Patent Number: 8,207,739

Inventors: Notte; Patrick (Wavre, BE), Johnson; Tessa (Sint Amandsbert, BE), Devaux; Albert (Mont-Saint-Guibert, BE)
Title: Method of water treatment
Patent Number: 9,376,650

Inventors: Novak; W. Thomas (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: Run-off path to collect liquid for an immersion lithography apparatus
Patent Number: 7,397,532

Inventors: Novakovsky; Larisa (Haifa, IL), Nuzman; Joseph (Haifa, IL), Gendler; Alexander (Kiriat Motzkin, IL)
Title: Adaptive hierarchical cache policy in a microprocessor
Patent Number: 9,378,148

Inventors: Nowlin; Dan H. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for booting a user-selectable operating system
Patent Number: 7,395,421

Inventors: O'Brien; Timothy S. (DeForest, WI), Camenga; Eric P. (Milton, WI)
Title: Portable heating system and method for pest control
Patent Number: 9,374,991

Inventors: O'Connor; Michael (Cupertino, CA), Springett; Thomas W. (San Francisco, CA), Ward-Dolkas; Paul C. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Microdisplay packaging system
Patent Number: 7,397,067

Inventors: O'Donohue; Gerard (Centreville, VA), Johnson; Lori (Ijamsville, MD)
Title: Systems and methods for sorting mail using a name/firm database
Patent Number: 7,397,009

Inventors: O'Rourke; Adam (Chesire, GB), Walker; Martin (Chesire, GB), Cook; Richard (Chesire, GB), Jarvis; Anthony (Chesire, GB)
Title: Marking compound
Patent Number: 9,375,965

Inventors: Odell; Arthur B. (Morgan Hill, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus to reduce line current harmonics from a power supply
Patent Number: 8,207,723

Inventors: Ogasawara; Nobuhiro (Tokyo, JP), Akahoshi; Ryoichi (Tokyo, JP), Hashimoto; Shinji (Tokyo, JP), Yamashita; Eiichi (Yao, JP), Yamamoto; Keiichi (Yao, JP)
Title: Stable acidic milk drinks, process for producing the same, and additive for acidic milk drinks to be used therein
Patent Number: 7,396,552

Inventors: Ogata; Shin-ichi (Nagakute, JP)
Title: Ionic compound, method for producing the same, and ion conductive material
Patent Number: 9,379,412

Inventors: Ogawa; Masashi (Kawasaki, JP), Takahashi; Wataru (Kawasaki, JP), Anma; Hiromasa (Kawasaki, JP), Kotaki; Yasuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Cartridge for ink jet recording and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,396,118

Inventors: Ogawa; Satoshi (Nara, JP), Morita; Tatsuya (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Toner for forming images, one-component developer, two-component developer, image forming method, image forming apparatus and process cartridge
Patent Number: 8,206,885

Inventors: Ogilvie; Kenneth Stuart (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: Mechanically stiffened weatherseal carrier
Patent Number: 8,205,390

Inventors: Ogino; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Method of detecting defect in image pickup apparatus and the image pickup apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,046

Inventors: Oguchi; Isao (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Electronic timepiece with radio communication function
Patent Number: 7,396,155

Inventors: Ogura; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical disc device and tracking controlling method therefor
Patent Number: 7,397,736

Inventors: Oh; Jong-Hoon (Chapel Hill, NC)
Title: Technique to suppress leakage current
Patent Number: 7,397,708

Inventors: Oh; Kyoung Jin (Seoul, KR), Lee; Kyung Seung (Goyang-si, KR), Park; Min Ah (Siheung-si, KR)
Title: Terminal, and system and method for monitoring wireless network
Patent Number: 9,380,477

Inventors: Ohama; Keiji (Kobe, JP), Isogawa; Kazuhiko (Kobe, JP)
Title: Golf ball
Patent Number: 7,396,301

Inventors: Ohira; Masaaki (Iwaki, JP), Sekine; Minoru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Map-updating-data creating method
Patent Number: 7,395,150

Inventors: Ohkuma; Kanae (Wako, JP), Takedomi; Harumi (Wako, JP), Koike; Eiji (Wako, JP), Kawata; Masao (Wako, JP)
Title: Electrical device cooling structure in vehicle
Patent Number: 7,396,075

Inventors: Ohman, Jr.; Roger Arthur (Parrish, FL)
Title: Grommet shackle
Patent Number: 8,205,922

Inventors: Ohmi; Tadahiro (Sendai, JP), Shirai; Yasuyuki (Sendai, JP), Morinaga; Hitoshi (Sendai, JP), Kawase; Yasuhiro (Sendai, JP), Kitano; Masafumi (Sendai, JP), Mizutani; Fumikazu (Kitakyushu, JP), Ishikawa; Makoto (Kitakyushu, JP)
Title: Metal oxide film, laminate, metal member and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,206,833

Inventors: Ohnishi; Manabu (Osaka, JP), Takemura; Koji (Osaka, JP), Nagai; Noriyuki (Nara, JP), Huh; Hoyeun (Kyoto, JP), Nakayama; Tomoyuki (Osaka, JP), Doi; Atsushi (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,397,138

Inventors: Ohsawa; Tetsuya (Osaka, JP)
Title: Suspension board with circuit and producing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,208,227

Inventors: Ohsawa; Tetsuya (Osaka, JP), Naito; Toshiki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Suspension board with circuit and producing method thereof
Patent Number: 8,208,225

Inventors: Ohta; Masafumi (Numazu, JP), Tada; Hiromi (Numazu, JP), Yanagawa; Yoshiki (Susono, JP)
Title: Method of preparing complex-AZO pigment and complex-AZO pigment thereof
Patent Number: 8,207,312

Inventors: Ohta; Tetsuji (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Mitsuhiro (Yokosuka-shi, JP)
Title: Material for forming electroless plate and method for forming electroless plate using the same
Patent Number: 8,206,828

Inventors: Ohta; Yusuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Imaging system and authentication method
Patent Number: 8,209,752

Inventors: Oida; Jun (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing controlling distribution of work among apparatuses based on apparatus performance
Patent Number: 7,397,574

Inventors: Oishi; Akihiro (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Signal processing apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,538

Inventors: Oishi; Masatsugu (Miyagi, JP), Muramatsu; Yasuyuki (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system and starting method therefor
Patent Number: 8,206,858

Inventors: Okada; Tadanori (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Optical apparatus
Patent Number: 7,394,604

Inventors: Okamatsu; Takahiro (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Production method for vinyl ether polymer
Patent Number: 9,376,515

Inventors: Okoshi; Yutaka (Kanagawa, JP), Tsuji; Junya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Card connector
Patent Number: 9,379,487

Inventors: Okumura; Daisuke (Kyoto, JP), Itoi; Hiroto (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Mass spectrometer
Patent Number: 8,207,491

Inventors: Olsson; Magnus (Lund, SE), Trofast; Eva (Lund, SE)
Title: Dry powder inhaler
Patent Number: 8,205,611

Inventors: Onishi; Hiroyuki (Aichi-ken, JP), Nagase; Toshiaki (Aichi-ken, JP), Ishikawa; Jun (Aichi-ken, JP), Akagawa; Koichi (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor apparatus and production method thereof suitable for electric power devices
Patent Number: 7,397,116

Inventors: Onoda; Izumi (Fuji, JP)
Title: Refrigeration cycle system
Patent Number: 8,206,128

Inventors: Oohira; Kouya (Mie, JP)
Title: Highly dielectric elastomer molded body and electronic component material for high frequency use
Patent Number: 9,376,572

Inventors: Ooishi; Akifumi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Ishida; Yousuke (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Vehicle with clutch assist device
Patent Number: 7,395,911

Inventors: Ooishi; Akifumi (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Ishida; Yousuke (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Operating assist device for vehicle clutch
Patent Number: 7,395,912

Inventors: Ooishi; Tsukasa (Tokyo, JP), Hidaka; Hideto (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory device with write error suppressed in reading data
Patent Number: 7,394,685

Inventors: Osawa; Kiyoshi (Yokkaichi, JP), Ichio; Toshifumi (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Charging connector
Patent Number: 8,206,171

Inventors: Oshida; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 9,379,055

Inventors: Osten; Gabriel F. (St. Croix Falls, WI)
Title: Robot end effector detachment sensor
Patent Number: 7,395,136

Inventors: Ota; Hirofumi (Yokohama, JP), Yoneda; Isamu (Kawasaki, JP), Ina; Shoko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Vibration welding apparatus
Patent Number: 8,205,655

Inventors: Otani; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Suzuki; Masanao (Kawasaki, JP), Ota; Yasuji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Echo processing method and device
Patent Number: 8,208,623

Inventors: Otsubo; Yasuhiko (Toyota, JP), Katayama; Masanobu (Toyota, JP)
Title: Fuel injection device and control method therefor
Patent Number: 8,209,108

Inventors: Otsuka; Masafumi (Kawasaki, JP), Tokai; Yoichi (Tokyo, JP), Tanifuji; Ryo (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: DC/DC converter
Patent Number: 8,207,722

Inventors: Otsuka; Toshiharu (Nakama, JP), Tsuchiya; Katsuhisa (Chigasaki, JP), Shigezumi; Tsukasa (Nishinomiya, JP), Ooe; Toshiharu (Chigasaki, JP), Nakano; Kiyotaka (Narashino, JP), Matsuo; Takuya (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Solid oxide fuel cell system
Patent Number: 9,379,399

Inventors: Owa; Soichi (Kumagaya, JP), Magome; Nobutaka (Kumagaya, JP), Hirukawa; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Kudo; Yoshihiko (Tokyo, JP), Inoue; Jiro (Kumagaya, JP), Kohno; Hirotaka (Kumagaya, JP), Nei; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Imai; Motokatsu (Yokohama, JP), Nagasaka; Hiroyuki (Kumagaya, JP), Shiraishi; Kenichi (Saitama, JP), Nishii; Yasufumi (Kumagaya, JP), Takaiwa; Hiroaki (Kumagaya, JP)
Title: Exposure method, substrate stage, exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
Patent Number: 8,208,117

Inventors: Owada; Mitsuru (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 8,208,783

Inventors: Owusu; Osei A. (Woodbury, MN)
Title: Fluorescent red-orange retroreflective sheeting
Patent Number: 7,396,579

Inventors: Ozawa; Toru (Saitama, JP)
Title: Frame for image formation device
Patent Number: 7,395,006

Inventors: Ozawa; Yasuo (Kariya, JP), Koga; Yojiro (Kariya, JP), Chiba; Atsushi (Toyoake, JP), Hashiguchi; Itsuro (Chiryu, JP)
Title: Water pump
Patent Number: 7,396,215

Inventors: Ozturk; Umud Esat (Istanbul, TR)
Title: Drum
Patent Number: 7,395,684

Inventors: Pahl; Gaylord M. (Excelsior, MN), Gust; Jack R. (Northfield, MN), Scherbring; David J. (Savage, MN), Comer; Robert C. (Clinton Township, MI), Wee, legal representative; Reta Comer (Clinton Township, MI), Comer, legal representative; Dan (Lake St. Louis, MO), Comer, legal representative; Steve (Waxahachie, TX)
Title: Aeration core processor
Patent Number: 8,205,681

Inventors: Palinkas; Raymond (Canastota, NY), Purdy; Eric (Constantia, NY), Shannon; Jonathon (Syracuse, NY), Ehret; Trevor (North Haven, CT)
Title: Connector with a threaded actuator and a moisture migration prevention component entirely within a nut component
Patent Number: 8,206,169

Inventors: Panferov; Vasily Vladimirovich (Moscow Region, RU), Mesheryakov; Dmitry Konstantinovich (Moscow, RU)
Title: Method for prioritizing tasks queued at a server system
Patent Number: 9,378,061

Inventors: Paoletti; Tomaso (San Mateo, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for ergonomic measurement
Patent Number: 9,378,412

Inventors: Pappas; Ilias (Burlington, MA)
Title: Display circuit incorporating data feedback loop
Patent Number: 9,378,686

Inventors: Park; Bo-gun (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Image detection apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,208,682

Inventors: Park; Giwon (Seoul, KR), Ryu; Kiseon (Seoul, KR), Choi; Jinsoo (Seoul, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Seoul, KR)
Title: Method and station for accessing channel in wireless LAN
Patent Number: 9,380,602

Inventors: Park; Hye Yong (Changwon-si, KR)
Title: Button assembly and washing machine having the same
Patent Number: 7,395,682

Inventors: Park; Jea-Woo (Warrenton, OR)
Title: Selective shielding for multiple exposure masks
Patent Number: 8,209,642

Inventors: Park; Ji-Ho (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyung-Hoon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Method and DVB-H terminal for confirming integrity of container
Patent Number: 8,209,593

Inventors: Park; Jongseok (Seoul, KR), Chi; Jumin (Seoul, KR), Choi; Jinhae (Seoul, KR), Yi; Sohoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and method of controlling the same
Patent Number: 9,380,453

Inventors: Park; Sungho (Anyang-si, KR), Park; Kyujin (Anyang-si, KR), Jang; Jiwoong (Anyang-si, KR), Cho; Hangyu (Anyang-si, KR), Kang; Jiwon (Anyang-si, KR), Kim; Dongcheol (Anyang-si, KR), Lim; Dongguk (Anyang-si, KR)
Title: Method and device for transmitting and receiving multi-input multi-output (MIMO) signal in wireless communication system in which plural communication systems are present
Patent Number: 9,379,801

Inventors: Parkes, Jr.; John J. (Boynton Beach, FL), Mittel; James G. (Boynton Beach, FL), Riches; James J. (Lake Worth, FL)
Title: Clock jitter minimization in a continuous time sigma delta analog-to-digital converter
Patent Number: 7,397,291

Inventors: Parris; Don (Newton, NC)
Title: Optical fiber cable having raised coupling supports
Patent Number: 8,208,773

Inventors: Paschkowski; Kai (Jork, DE), Cordes; Mathias (Hamburg, DE)
Title: Hotmelt adhesives having an extended open time
Patent Number: 9,375,895

Inventors: Patel; Nirmal (Mountain View, CA), Starner; Thad (Mountain View, CA), Weaver; Josh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for correction of text from different input types, sources, and contexts
Patent Number: 8,209,183

Inventors: Patil; Abhishek Pramod (San Diego, CA), Cherian; George (San Diego, CA), Abraham; Santosh Paul (San Diego, CA), Lee; Soo Bum (San Diego, CA)
Title: Reducing broadcast duplication in hybrid wireless mesh protocol routing
Patent Number: 9,380,513

Inventors: Patry; Nadine (Rennes, FR), Bihanic; David (Bouguenais, FR), Viellard; Thierry (Osse, FR)
Title: Device and method for extracting information from a database, and associated products
Patent Number: 8,209,336

Inventors: Patterson; Oliver D. (Poughkeepsie, NY), Brodsky; Maryjane (Salt Point, NY), Nafisi; Kourosh (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Method, apparatus, and computer program product for optimizing inspection recipes using programmed defects
Patent Number: 7,397,556

Inventors: Pawlak; Michael (Laufenburg, DE), Schick; Eginhard (Rheinfelden, DE), Abel; Andreas Peter (Basel, CH), Duveneck; Gert Ludwig (Bad Krozingen, DE), Ehrat; Markus (Magden, CH), Kresbach; Gerhard Matthias (Staufen, DE), Schurmann-Mader; Eveline (Zeihen, CH), Bopp; Martin Andreas (Basel, CH)
Title: Kit and method for determining a plurality of analytes
Patent Number: 7,396,675

Inventors: Pawsey; Nicholas Charles Kendall (North Ryde, AU), Risi; Frank (Newtown, AU)
Title: Stimulating assembly fixation features
Patent Number: 9,375,565

Inventors: Payne; John M. (Newport Beach, CA), Von Kaenel; Tim (Coto de Casa, CA), Odell; Jeffrey (Newport Beach, CA), Starr; David (New York, NY), Katz; Jason (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for transmission of data
Patent Number: 9,380,106

Inventors: Pelenc; Denis (Quaix en Chartreuse, FR), Armand; Marie-Francoise (Vaulnaveys-le-Haut, FR), Hyot; Berangere (Eybens, FR), Imperinetti; Pierre (Seussins, FR), Vialle; Claire (Saint-Egreve, FR)
Title: Sensitive material for bolometric detection
Patent Number: 9,377,364

Inventors: Pendakur; Ramesh (Hillsboro, OR), Hallford; Jason C. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Correcting for data losses with feedback and response
Patent Number: 8,209,574

Inventors: Peralta; Dominic (San Mateo, CA), Wilcox; Kee (San Francisco, CA), Marshall; Barry (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Tablet stylus with presentation interaction functionality
Patent Number: 9,377,878

Inventors: Peretz; Ervin (Redmond, WA), Mehra; Karan (Redmond, WA), Wang; Landy (Redmond, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for enhanced stored data verification utilizing pageable pool memory
Patent Number: 7,395,496

Inventors: Perez; Omar D. (San Francisco, CA), Nolan; Garry P. (San Francisco, CA), Irish; Jonathan M. (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Methods and compositions for risk stratification
Patent Number: 8,206,939

Inventors: Perraut; Francois (Saint Joseph de Riviere, FR), Schultz; Emmanuelle (St. Egreve, FR)
Title: Method for dosing a biological or chemical sample
Patent Number: 7,396,650

Inventors: Persson; Mans (Skogas, SE)
Title: Arrangement for a radio network and a method for granting data rates to users in a radio network
Patent Number: 8,208,398

Inventors: Pescod; Christopher Ralph (Chelmsford, GB), Nawaz; Shahbaz (Chelmsford, GB)
Title: Radio frequency communication
Patent Number: 9,379,760

Inventors: Peters; Jeffrey L. (St. Louis, MO), Potvin; Roger (Vero Beach, FL)
Title: In-line gift card personalization and packaging process
Patent Number: 9,378,449

Inventors: Peters; Mark W. (Wolverine Lake, MI), Jentz; Robert Roy (Westland, MI), Dudar; Aed M. (Canton, MI), Werner; Matthew (Marysville, MI)
Title: Fuel tank pressure relief valve cleaning
Patent Number: 9,376,989

Inventors: Peterson; Gregory W. (Belcamp, MD), Karwacki; Christopher J. (Churchville, MD), Friday; David (Baltimore, MD), Shrewsbury; Marc (Perryville, MD)
Title: Residual life indicator
Patent Number: 8,205,483

Inventors: Peterson; Mark D. (Lake Oswsego, OR), Emery; William L. (Sherwood, OR), Kuhn; Jason (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Deployable projection screen
Patent Number: 7,397,603

Inventors: Petrovic; Branislav (La Jolla, CA), Zeng; Yonghuang (San Diego, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for band selection, switching and diplexing
Patent Number: 9,380,253

Inventors: Phadke; Raghav Kishor (Seattle, WA), Quach; Anderson Kailodge (Seattle, WA)
Title: Testing tools for devices
Patent Number: 9,378,109

Inventors: Pham; Giao Minh (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus switching a semiconductor switch with a multi-stage drive circuit
Patent Number: 8,207,760

Inventors: Pham; Tuan Quang (North Ryde, AU)
Title: Alpha-masked RST image registration
Patent Number: 8,208,756

Inventors: Phillips; Debra (Austin, TX), Wilson; Brian (San Antonio, TX), Leach; Lorraine (San Antonio, TX), Webster; Thomas Scott (Mystic, CT), Mayo; Michelle (Helotes, TX)
Title: Rules-based content management
Patent Number: 8,209,729

Inventors: Pi; Jianwen K. (San Jose, CA)
Title: Multi-level ager rings for tracking session life cycle
Patent Number: 9,379,957

Inventors: Piech; Zbigniew (Cheshire, CT), Szelag; Wojciech (Poznan, PL)
Title: Elevator brake device including permanent magnet bias to apply a braking force
Patent Number: 9,376,295

Inventors: Pilkington; Glenn (Rye, AU), Keller; Gilbert-Andre (Belmont, CA), Li; Wenlu (South San Francisco, CA), Corral; Laura (Jamaica Plain, MA), Simon; Iris (Amsterdam, NL)
Title: Ovr115 antibody compositions and methods of use
Patent Number: 8,207,311

Inventors: Pinder; Howard G. (Norcross, GA), Rovira; Luis A. (Atlanta, GA), Woodhead; Douglas F. (Lawrenceville, GA), Woodward, Jr.; William D. (Lilburn, GA)
Title: Information frame modifier
Patent Number: 7,395,346

Inventors: Piombini; Herve (Esvres/Indre, FR), Damiani; David (Veigne, FR)
Title: Method for the microdeformation of the front face of a thin part by modifying the rear face or the periphery of the part
Patent Number: 9,375,805

Inventors: Piper; Scott (Silver Spring, MD)
Title: System for automatically collecting and analyzing crash dumps
Patent Number: 9,378,368

Inventors: Pitts; Teresa Elizabeth (Gainesville, FL), Bolser; Donald Clementz (Gainesville, FL), Dixon; Warren E. (Gainesville, FL), McCoy; Sean Conrad (Gainesville, FL)
Title: Controlling coughing and swallowing
Patent Number: 9,375,568

Inventors: Pitzal; Volker (Waldstetten/Wissgoldingen, DE), Gerwing; Wolfram (Hessigheim, DE)
Title: Method for operating an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 8,205,605

Inventors: Poezevera; Yann (Courcouronne, FR)
Title: Detection and the treatment of ventilatory disorders during sleep for an active implantable medical device, in particular a pacemaker
Patent Number: 7,395,115

Inventors: Polland; Joe (Raleigh, NC)
Title: Point-to-multipoint data communication with channel associated signaling
Patent Number: 8,208,496

Inventors: Pon; Rayman Wai (Cupertino, CA), Shah; Mayur Nitinbhai (Mill Creek, WA)
Title: Methods and systems for assisting positioning determination of a mobile device
Patent Number: 9,377,525

Inventors: Poonjolai; Erasenthiran (Chandler, AZ), Supriva; Lakshmi (Arlington, MA)
Title: Microball assembly methods, and packages using maskless microball assemblies
Patent Number: 8,207,057

Inventors: Poplack; Mitchell G. (San Jose, CA), Sabato; Simon (Saratoga, CA)
Title: System and method of encoding in a serializer/deserializer
Patent Number: 9,379,846

Inventors: Posamentier; Joshua (Oakland, CA)
Title: Security system
Patent Number: 8,206,460

Inventors: Potter; Laurence John (Mosely, GB), Prescott; Robert David (Solihull, GB)
Title: Brake actuator
Patent Number: 7,395,906

Inventors: Powell; Joseph Broun (Houston, TX)
Title: Methods for digestion of cellulosic biomass solids in the presence of a phenolic solvent generated in situ from lignin
Patent Number: 9,376,501

Inventors: Powell; Joseph Broun (Houston, TX), Johnson; Kimberly Ann (Richmond, TX)
Title: Method and systems for processing lignin during hydrothermal digestion of cellulosic biomass solids while producing a monohydric alcohol feed
Patent Number: 9,376,355

Inventors: Prager; Daniel (Hopewell Junction, NY), Ferns; Jason (Sunnyvale, CA), Lane; Lawrence (San Jose, CA), Engelhard; Dan (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Optical metrology model optimization for process control
Patent Number: 7,395,132

Inventors: Prakash; Gyan (Portland, OR), Ramamurthy; Venkatesh (Hillsboro, OR), Li; Hong (El Dorado Hills, CA), Walker; Jesse (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Barcode authentication for resource requests
Patent Number: 9,378,352

Inventors: Prentner; Christian (Osterreich, AT), Grabher; Gunter (Fussach, AT)
Title: Sliding guide for drawers and other furniture parts slide out of the body of a piece of furniture
Patent Number: 7,396,092

Inventors: Preuschl; Thomas (Sinzing, DE)
Title: LED lamp
Patent Number: 9,377,185

Inventors: Prihadi; Kartika (Austin, TX), Fernald; Kenneth W. (Austin, TX)
Title: Precision oscillator for an asynchronous transmission system
Patent Number: 7,395,447

Inventors: Pritchard; Jeffrey Orion (Santa Cruz, CA), Veenstra; Kerry (Santa Cruz, CA), Ferrucci; Aaron (Santa Cruz, CA), Metzgen; Paul (London, GB)
Title: Programmable chip bus arbitration logic
Patent Number: 7,395,360

Inventors: Privitera; Salvatore (West Chester, OH), Hibner; John A. (Mason, OH), Buzzard; Jon D. (Milford, OH), Piller; Michael E. (Cincinnati, OH), Iverson; David S. (Chicago, IL), Reiter; Michael J. (Oak Park, IL)
Title: Surgical device for the collection of soft tissue
Patent Number: 8,206,409

Inventors: Prokhorov; Danil V. (Canton, MI), Namburu; Setu Madhavi (Dorchester, MA), Ghimire; Sandesh J. (Ann Arbor, MI), Qiao; Liu (Ann Arbor, MI)
Title: System for determining most probable cause of a problem in a plant
Patent Number: 8,209,080

Inventors: Pudleiner; Heinz (Krefeld, DE), Meyer; Klaus (Dormagen, DE), Tziovaras; Georgios (Wuppertal, DE), Yesildag; Mehmet-Cengiz (Leverkusen, DE), Wong; Chung Leung (Hong Kong, CN)
Title: Plastic film for printing by dye diffusion thermal transfer printing
Patent Number: 9,375,968

Inventors: Puthenpura; Sarat (Berkeley Heights, NJ), Belanger; David G. (Hillsborough, NJ), Meempat; Gopalakrishnan (East Brunswick, NJ), Parker; Sam Houston (Cranbury, NJ), Raina; Ravi (North Brunswick, NJ), Zhao; Wenjie (Princeton, NJ), Wang; Huahui (East Hanover, NJ)
Title: Method and apparatus for planning radio frequency spectrum in a wireless network
Patent Number: 9,380,585

Inventors: Py; Daniel (Larchmont, NY)
Title: Dispenser with variable-volume storage chamber, one-way valve, and manually-depressible actuator
Patent Number: 9,377,338

Inventors: Qi; Emily H. (Camas, OR), Park; Minyoung (Portland, OR), Perahia; Eldad (Portland, OR), Kenney; Thomas J. (Portland, OR), Tetzlaff; Thomas A. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Methods, systems and apparatuses to enable short frames
Patent Number: 9,380,492

Inventors: Qu; Hai (San Diego, CA), Uchida; Nobuyuki (San Diego, CA)
Title: GSM cell broadcast SMS message transmission in CDMA communication systems
Patent Number: 7,397,773

Inventors: Quadri; Pasquale (Torre de' Roveri, IT)
Title: Stage light
Patent Number: 8,206,008

Inventors: Quadri; Sadia (Bristol, GB), Cao; Fengming (Bristol, GB), Tosato; Filippo (Bristol, GB)
Title: Wireless communication methods and apparatus
Patent Number: 9,380,468

Inventors: Radermacher; Harald Josef Gunther (Aachen, DE)
Title: Power control unit and method for controlling electrical power provided to a load, in particular an LED unit, and voltage control unit for controlling an output voltage of a converter unit
Patent Number: 9,380,656

Inventors: Radermacher; Harald Josef Gunther (Aachen, DE), De Bruycker; Patrick Alouisius Martina (Nuenen, NL), Malyna; Dmytro Viktorovych (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Electrical device and method for compensating an effect of an electrical current of a load, in particular an LED unit, and driver device for driving a load, in particular an LED unit
Patent Number: 9,380,659

Inventors: Radisson; Xavier (Paris, FR), Samain; Henri (Bievres, FR), Metais; Eric (St. Leu la Foret, FR), Sabelle; Stephane (Paris, FR)
Title: Double secondary para-phenylenediamine compounds, dye compositions comprising same, and dyeing process using the compositions
Patent Number: 7,396,367

Inventors: Raffa; Giuseppe (Portland, OR), Anderson; Glen J. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Technologies for remotely controlling a computing device via a wearable computing device
Patent Number: 9,377,854

Inventors: Ragauskas; Arminas (Kaunas, LT), Daubaris; Gediminas (Kaunas, LT), Zakelis; Rolandas (Kaunas, LT), Saxon; Eugene A. (Seattle, WA), Voie; Arne H. (Seattle, WA), Hess; Mailee (Seattle, WA), McDaniel; Marc (Seattle, WA), Myers; Timothy (Snohomish, WA)
Title: Apparatus and method for simulating arterial blood flow under various pressure conditions
Patent Number: 8,206,303

Inventors: Rainville; Joseph D. (Caledonia, NY)
Title: Centrifugal compressor surge detection using a bi-directional MFM in a fuel cell system
Patent Number: 7,396,604

Inventors: Rajan; Muralidhar (Bangalore, IN), Prabhu; Santosh (Bangalore, IN), Naik; Sachin D. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Wireless device access to Internet via personal computer
Patent Number: 8,208,960

Inventors: Rakshani; Vafa James (Newport Coast, CA), Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Reza) (Newport Coast, CA), Rofougaran; Maryam (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA), Hayem; Frederic Christian Marc (San Diego, CA), Hayek; Claude G. (Huntington Beach, CA), Sollenberger; Nelson R. (Farmingdale, NJ)
Title: Adjustable antenna interface and applications thereof
Patent Number: 8,208,868

Inventors: Ramaiah; Raghu (Mentor, OH)
Title: Dose composition suitable for low wattage ceramic metal halide lamp
Patent Number: 8,207,674

Inventors: Ramanathan; Rajiv (Cupertino, CA), Talmor; Ron (Cupertino, CA), Kao; Shao-Kong (San Ramon, CA), Ho; Anthony (Fremont, CA), Rugge; Rudramahesh (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Hitless software upgrades
Patent Number: 9,378,005

Inventors: Ramani; Rohit (Bhilai, IN), Karandikar; Abhay (Mumbai, IN)
Title: Technique for improving transmission control protocol performance in lossy networks
Patent Number: 7,394,764

Inventors: Ramel; Romain (Saint Egreve, FR), Jarjayes; Sylvie (Grenoble, FR), Gluck; Stephane (Le Pont de Claix, FR)
Title: Flat top optical filtering component
Patent Number: 7,394,986

Inventors: Ranta; Craig S (Redmond, WA)
Title: Input device with user-balanced performance and power consumption
Patent Number: 7,395,059

Inventors: Ranta; Craig Steven (Redmond, WA), Yin; Qin-Ye (Shaanxi, CN), Jiang; Yan-Sheng (Shaanxi, CN), King; Wayne (Floreat, AU)
Title: Electronically steerable sector antenna
Patent Number: 7,397,425

Inventors: Rasmussen; Glenn (Nepean, CA)
Title: Support for multiple component editions
Patent Number: 9,378,292

Inventors: Rathweg; Christopher (Louisville, CO), Reed; Max William (Niwot, CO), Pavol; Mark Jeffrey (Arvada, CO)
Title: Vapor deposition apparatus and process for continuous deposition of a thin film layer on a substrate
Patent Number: 8,207,006

Inventors: Ravi; Kramadhati (Atherton, CA), Myers; Alan M. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Method for manufacturing porous silicon
Patent Number: 7,396,479

Inventors: Ray; Eugene W. (Barberton, OH), Reynolds; Aaron R. (North Canton, OH)
Title: Atomizing foam pump
Patent Number: 8,205,809

Inventors: Rebstock; Anne-Sophie (Wuppertal, DE), Dubost; Christophe (Charbonnieres les bains, FR), Coqueron; Pierre-Yves (Lyons, FR), Maechling; Simon (Lyons, FR), Lachaise; Helene (Lyons, FR), Rinolfi; Philippe (Chatillon D Azergues, FR), Wachendorff-Neumann; Ulrike (Neuwied, DE)
Title: Fungicidal 3-{phenyl[(heterocyclylmethoxy)imino]methyl}-oxadiazolone derivatives
Patent Number: 9,375,010

Inventors: Regaard; Boris (Ypsilanti, MI), Moalem; Anas (Hannover, DE), Michel; Jan (Meerbusch, DE), Abels; Peter (Alsdorf, DE), Kaierle; Stefan (Herzogenrath, DE), Schulz; Wolfgang (Langerwehe, DE)
Title: Method for measuring phase boundaries of a material during machining with a machining beam using additional illumination radiation and an automated image processing algorithm, and associated device
Patent Number: 8,207,471

Inventors: Reid, Jr.; William O. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Ablation systems, probes, and methods for reducing radiation from an ablation probe into the environment
Patent Number: 9,375,274

Inventors: Reiners; Jurgen (Leverkusen, DE), Tysoe; Christopher (Leverkusen, DE), Wiechmann; Jan-Dieter (Bergisch-Gladbach, DE), Kruger; Claudia (Leverkusen, DE), Grosch; Rafael (Leverkusen, DE), Heinzelmann; Franz (Leverkusen, DE), Ebbinghaus; Michael (Leverkusen, DE), Kleban; Martin (Leverkusen, DE)
Title: Compositions comprising at least one compound containing a carbamoyl sulfonate group and use of the same as tanning agents
Patent Number: 9,376,729

Inventors: Rhetat; Eric Jacques (Dijon, FR), Cartigny; Michel Pierre (Mirebeau sur Beze, FR)
Title: Pressure cooker equipped with a screen
Patent Number: 8,205,543

Inventors: Rhodes; Howard E. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus providing CMOS imager device pixel with transistor having lower threshold voltage than other imager device transistors
Patent Number: 7,397,075

Inventors: Ribble; Bruce (Easley, SC)
Title: Nanoimprinting of an optic to control the etch pattern on electrolytic capacitor foil
Patent Number: 8,206,600

Inventors: Richards; William (Tucson, AZ), Lemme; Charles D. (Tucson, AZ), Christensen; Kimberly (Tucson, AZ), Macrea; Ethel R. (Tucson, AZ)
Title: Automated molecular pathology apparatus having independent slide heaters
Patent Number: 7,396,508

Inventors: Rieger; Mario (Freiberg, DE)
Title: Air filter unit with at least one main air filter and an auxiliary filter
Patent Number: 8,206,480

Inventors: Riley; William (Livonia, MI), Zagata; Mark (Livonia, MI)
Title: Oil supply for internal combustion engine camshaft
Patent Number: 7,395,802

Inventors: Ritter; Rudolf (Zollikofen, CH)
Title: Mobile device and method for receiving and processing program-accompanying data
Patent Number: 7,395,031

Inventors: Ritter; Simone Monika (Mainz, DE), Woelfel; Ute (Mainz-Laubenheim, DE), Wolff; Silke (Hueckeswagen, DE)
Title: Optical glass and process for making precise-pressed optical elements therefrom as well as said optical elements
Patent Number: 7,396,787

Inventors: Robarts; James O. (Redmond, WA), Newell; Dan (Medina, WA), Abbott; Kenneth H. (Kirkland, WA)
Title: Automated selection of appropriate information based on a computer user's context
Patent Number: 7,395,507

Inventors: Robbins; Daniel Chaim (Seattle, WA), Wilson; Andrew D. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Associating application states with a physical object
Patent Number: 7,397,464

Inventors: Robert; Pierre (Perignat-les Sarlieve, FR), Favrot; Jean-Michel (Cournon-d'Auvergne, FR), Laubry; Philippe (Greer, SC), Barbotin; Fanny (Clermont-Ferrand, FR)
Title: Composition for a tire tread and process for its preparation
Patent Number: 7,396,870

Inventors: Robertson; Charles William (Rockland, DE), Hansen; Joel Bruce (Newark, DE)
Title: Apparatus and method for measuring the signal from a fluorescing nanodrop contained by surface tension
Patent Number: 7,397,036

Inventors: Robertson; George G. (Seattle, WA), Drucker; Steven (Bellevue, WA), Robbins; Daniel C. (Seattle, WA), Cameron; Kim (Bellevue, WA), Olson; Timothy K. (Snohomish, WA)
Title: User interface and method to facilitate hierarchical specification of queries using an information taxonomy
Patent Number: 7,395,511

Inventors: Robertson; James R. (Walled Lake, MI), Laidlaw; John F. (Dearborn, MI)
Title: Rack bushing for an automotive steering system
Patent Number: 8,205,515

Inventors: Robinson; Andrea J (Victoria, AU), Spiccia; Nicolas (Victoria, AU), Jackson; William Roy (Victoria, AU), Woodward; Clint (Victoria, AU)
Title: Process for producing amine compounds
Patent Number: 9,376,372

Inventors: Robinson; Timothy L. (Reston, VA), Schildt; Bradford R. (Boulder, CO), Goff; Tennille V. (Springfield, VA), Robinson; Mark B. (Norwalk, CT)
Title: System and method for enrolling in a biometric system
Patent Number: 9,378,351

Inventors: Rodi; Wolfgang (Laupheim/Baustetten, DE), Fochler; Fritz (Kammeltal-Behlingen, DE)
Title: Device for transferring stacks of blister packs
Patent Number: 9,376,269

Inventors: Roesler; Ralph (Gaggenau, DE)
Title: Direct command line parser
Patent Number: 8,209,356

Inventors: Roesner; Wolfgang (Austin, TX), Williams; Derek Edward (Austin, TX)
Title: Method, system and program product providing a configuration specification language having clone latch support
Patent Number: 7,395,524

Inventors: Roessler; Paul G. (San Diego, CA), Matthews; T. Dave (San Diego, CA), Ramseier; Tom M. (Poway, CA), Metz; James G. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Product and process for transformation of thraustochytriales microorganisms
Patent Number: 8,206,984

Inventors: Rofougaran; Ahmadreza (Newport Coast, CA)
Title: Liquid MEMS component responsive to pressure
Patent Number: 9,378,907

Inventors: Rogers; Bryan K. (Spring, TX), Karuppoor; Srinand S. (Sugar Land, TX), Espinosa; Frank F. (Titusville, NJ), Palaghita; Tudor I. (Houston, TX)
Title: Feedthrough assembly for well-logging tool
Patent Number: 9,377,561

Inventors: Rogers; Daniel J. (Bellevue, WA)
Title: Automated business software application integration
Patent Number: 7,395,540

Inventors: Rohs; Ulrich (Dueren, DE), Voigt; Dieter (Aachen, DE)
Title: Axial-piston engine with a compressor stage, and with an engine-oil circuit and a pressure-oil circuit as well as method for operation of such an axial-piston engine
Patent Number: 9,376,913

Inventors: Ronneburg; Frank (Sammamish, WA), Mavrinac; Erik (Sammamish, WA)
Title: Method and system for detecting a dead server
Patent Number: 7,395,328

Inventors: Rosenfeld; Brian A. (Baltimore, MD), Breslow; Michael (Lutherville, MD)
Title: Using predictive models to continuously update a treatment plan for a patient in a health care location
Patent Number: 7,395,216

Inventors: Rossetto; Francesca (Longmont, CO), Brannan; Joseph D. (Erie, CO), Paulus; Joseph A. (Louisville, CO)
Title: Antenna assemblies for medical applications
Patent Number: 9,375,272

Inventors: Rothman; Michael A. (Gig Harbor, WA), Zimmer; Vincent J. (Federal Way, WA)
Title: Using protected/hidden region of a magnetic media under firmware control
Patent Number: 7,395,420

Inventors: Rotithor; Hemant G. (Hillsboro, OR)
Title: Systems and methods for scheduling memory requests during memory throttling
Patent Number: 8,209,493

Inventors: Rottermann; Ruedi (Berneck, CH), Kopf; Patrick (Altach, AT), Geschwentner; Otto (Balgach, CH), Zimmer; Klaus-Peter (Heerbrugg, CH)
Title: Transmitted-light base for a microscope, and method for regulating the illumination intensity of a transmitted-light base
Patent Number: 7,394,593

Inventors: Rowe; Robert K. (Corrales, NM), Litz; Alex (Albuquerque, NM), Martin; Ryan (Tijeras, NM)
Title: Machine-readable symbols
Patent Number: 9,378,404

Inventors: Rudolph; Bernd (Forstern, DE)
Title: Buck converter for making power available to at least one LED
Patent Number: 8,207,683

Inventors: Ruhe; Jurgen (Eichstatten, DE)
Title: Surface-attached polyfunctional polymer networks for sensor chips
Patent Number: 7,396,561

Inventors: Rui; Bailin (Shenzhen, CN), Yin; Qin (Shenzhen, CN), Ren; Sanxing (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: System and method for accomplishing mobile management of fixed network switching node
Patent Number: 8,208,918

Inventors: Russell; William Richard (Miamisburg, OH), Schultz; John Anthony (Kettering, OH)
Title: Process for preparing stable photoresist compositions
Patent Number: 8,207,278

Inventors: Ruth; John D. (Phoenix, AZ)
Title: Carrier to hold semiconductor device using opposed rollers
Patent Number: 7,395,933

Inventors: Ryan; Thomas A. (Los Gatos, CA)
Title: Performance metrics processing for anticipating unavailability
Patent Number: 8,208,893

Inventors: Ryoo; Dongmyoung (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Fuel supply apparatus for GDI engine having reduced pressure pulsation
Patent Number: 9,376,995

Inventors: Ryu; Jung-hee (Seoul, KR), Kim; Junhwan (Seoul, KR), Kim; Tae-hoon (Gyeonggi-do, KR)
Title: Method, apparatus, and computer readable recording medium for acquiring information on products attached to person in image data
Patent Number: 8,209,240

Inventors: Saebo; Asgeir (Eidsnes, NO), Skarie; Carl (Aberdeen, SD)
Title: Conjugated linoleic acid compositions
Patent Number: 8,207,225

Inventors: Saito; Akira (Kakuda, JP)
Title: Head array unit, image forming apparatus including same, and method for manufacturing the head array unit
Patent Number: 8,205,964

Inventors: Saito; Kazuhiro (Toride, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,377,749

Inventors: Saito; Kentaro (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Group management apparatus, and information processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,208,631

Inventors: Saito; Masatoshi (Chiba, JP), Nakano; Yuki (Chiba, JP), Nakamura; Hiroaki (Chiba, JP)
Title: Organic thin film transistor and organic thin film light emitting transistor
Patent Number: 8,207,525

Inventors: Saito; Masayuki (Chiba, JP), Hattori; Norikatsu (Chiba, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal composition and liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 8,206,795

Inventors: Sakaguchi; Masami (Hiroshima, JP), Aoki; Hiroshi (Hiroshima, JP), Takemoto; Takahiro (Hiroshima, JP)
Title: Broadcast receiving apparatus, and method and program for broadcast reception
Patent Number: 8,209,723

Inventors: Sakai; Akimitsu (Tokyo, JP), Tamura; Atsushi (Wakayama, JP)
Title: Semiconductor cleaner comprising a reducing agent, dispersant, and phosphonic acid-based chelant
Patent Number: 7,396,806

Inventors: Sakai; Hidekazu (Minami-ashigara, JP)
Title: Silver halide color photographic light-sensitive material
Patent Number: 7,396,640

Inventors: Salfeld; Jochen G. (North Grafton, MA), Allen; Deborah J. (London, GB), Kaymakcalan; Zehra (Westborough, MA), Labkovsky; Boris (Marlborough, MA), Mankovich; John A. (Andover, MA), McGuinness; Brian T. (Cambridge, GB), Roberts; Andrew J. (Cambridge, GB), Sakorafas; Paul (Newton Highlands, MA), Hoogenboom; Hendricus R. J. M. (Hasselt, BE), Schoenhaut; David (Clifton, NJ), Vaughan; Tristan J. (Cambridge, GB), White; Michael (Framingham, MA), Wilton; Alison J. (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Methods for treating rheumatoid arthritis using human antibodies that bind human TNFa
Patent Number: 8,206,714

Inventors: Salomir; Rares (Ambilly, FR), Viallon; Magalie (Lyons, FR), Petrusca; Lorena (Annemasse, FR), Auboiroux; Vincent (Annemasse, FR), Goget; Thomas (Annemasse, FR), Vargas Gomez; Maria Isabel (Geneve, CH)
Title: Method and system for guided shielding of a patient volume from ultrasound energy
Patent Number: 9,375,588

Inventors: Salven; Owe (Uppsala, SE), Larsson; Camilla (Uppsala, SE), Ogeus; Stefan (Uppsala, SE), Ostlin; Henrik (Uppsala, SE), Sjolander; Stefan (Uppsala, SE), Eriksson; Malin (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Electrophoresis gel cassette and a method of filling an electrophoresis gel cassette
Patent Number: 9,377,436

Inventors: Sample; Alanson P. (Seattle, WA), Sylvester; Yuri A. (Tempe, AZ)
Title: Solar powered RFID tags and method of manufacture therefore
Patent Number: 9,378,446

Inventors: Sanders; Richard (Hutto, TX), Zeevi; Josef (Austin, TX)
Title: System and methods for accessing solid-state memory devices
Patent Number: 7,395,401

Inventors: Sandy; Matt (Elmsford, NY)
Title: Clothing accessory
Patent Number: 9,380,258

Inventors: Sano; Takayoshi (Fuji, JP), Furuya; Tadamasa (Suntou-Gun, JP)
Title: Methods of manufacturing sheet film forming rolls
Patent Number: 9,375,792

Inventors: Sano; Takeshi (Kawasaki, JP), Sasaki; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: User information management device for content provision, processing method, and computer-readable non transitory storage medium storing program
Patent Number: 8,209,345

Inventors: Saoji; Aniket (Newhall, CA), Litvak; Leonid M. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Methods and systems of optimizing stimulation current applied to a cochlear implant patient
Patent Number: 8,209,025

Inventors: Saoji; Aniket (Newhall, CA), Litvak; Leonid M. (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Methods and systems of optimizing stimulation current applied to a cochlear implant patient
Patent Number: 8,209,026

Inventors: Saraya; Siddharth K. (Raniganj, IN), Vyudayagiri Jagannath; Gurudutt K. (Bangalore, IN)
Title: Selecting subsets of participants in electronic message threads
Patent Number: 9,378,488

Inventors: Sato; Genta (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: X-ray generating device
Patent Number: 8,208,603

Inventors: Sato; Katsuhiro (Aichi, JP), Kamimura; Toru (Shiga, JP)
Title: Content reproduction device
Patent Number: 7,394,892

Inventors: Sato; Kiyoshi (Niigata-Ken, JP), Kobayashi; Kiyoshi (Niigata-Ken, JP), Uto; Yoshitaka (Niigata-Ken, JP), Kikuiri; Katsuya (Niigata-Ken, JP), Takahashi; Kazuyoshi (Niigata-Ken, JP), Suzuki; Jun (Niigata-Ken, JP), Gochou; Hideki (Niigata-Ken, JP), Takahashi; Toru (Niigata-Ken, JP), Ohkawa; Hisanobu (Niigata-Ken, JP)
Title: Substrate bonded MEMS sensor
Patent Number: 8,207,586

Inventors: Sato; Osamu (Yokkaichi, JP)
Title: Wire harness, wire harness manufacturing method and wire harness manufacturing apparatus
Patent Number: 9,378,871

Inventors: Sato; Takashi (Hamamatsu, JP), Shirasaka; Kenichi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Semiconductor package and lead frame therefor
Patent Number: 7,397,112

Inventors: Sato; Takashi (Tokyo, JP), Morita; Ayumu (Tokyo, JP), Tsuchiya; Kenji (Tokyo, JP), Yabu; Masato (Tokyo, JP), Nakazawa; Akio (Tokyo, JP), Kawakami; Hisao (Tokyo, JP), Yokosuka; Shigeru (Tokyo, JP), Seya; Seiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Operating device or vacuum switch
Patent Number: 9,378,913

Inventors: Sato; Yoshikuni (Fukui, JP), Motomura; Hideto (Kyoto, JP), Kozuka; Kazuki (Fukui, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Patent Number: 9,378,552

Inventors: Satoh; Eiichi (Osaka, JP), Nasu; Shogo (Hyogo, JP), Taniguchi; Reiko (Osaka, JP), Aoyama; Toshiyuki (Osaka, JP), Ono; Masayuki (Osaka, JP), Hasegawa; Kenji (Osaka, JP), Odagiri; Masaru (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Light-emitting device and display
Patent Number: 8,207,545

Inventors: Satoh; Nobuyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Takahashi; Hiroshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kobayashi; Masato (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurada; Yuichi (Tokyo, JP), Yoshimaru; Akito (Kanagawa, JP), Sakurai; Yasuo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image reading apparatus, document reading apparatus, and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,181

Inventors: Satola; Jouni (Chachoengsao, TH)
Title: Reeling apparatus for coiling tubes
Patent Number: 9,376,288

Inventors: Sawadaishi; Arito (Saitama, JP)
Title: Image capture device, anomalous oblique incident light detection method, and recording medium
Patent Number: 9,380,230

Inventors: Sawaguchi; Hidefumi (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Hinge device and housing
Patent Number: 9,376,845

Inventors: Sawai; Masayoshi (Kosai, JP)
Title: Rotation angle calculating method of wire harness, rotation angle calculating apparatus, and computer-readable recording medium
Patent Number: 7,395,179

Inventors: Schadow; Joachim (Stuttgart, DE), Maute; Joerg (Sindelfingen, DE)
Title: Hand-held power tool, in particular electrically driven hand-held power tool
Patent Number: 8,205,683

Inventors: Schep; Cornelis Marinus (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Record carrier with a servo track having wobble with reduced cross-talk and an apparatus for scanning the record carrier
Patent Number: 7,397,757

Inventors: Schierling; Hubert (Erlangen, DE), Schmidt; Richard (Baiersdorf, DE), Wetzel; Ulrich (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Machine with optical communication from a first machine part to a second machine part which rotates relative to the first machine part
Patent Number: 8,208,813

Inventors: Schlack; Richard E. (Rising Sun, MD)
Title: Compact PCI ejector latch
Patent Number: 7,397,674

Inventors: Schmid; Guenter (Hemhofen, DE), Hartmann; David (Erlangen, DE), Kanitz; Andreas (Hoechstadt, DE), Sarfert; Wiebke (Herzogenaurach, DE)
Title: Use of the guanidinium cation and light-emitting component
Patent Number: 9,375,392

Inventors: Schmid; Werner (Asperg, DE), Schudt; Klaus (Nordheim, DE), Krauter; Lothar (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE), Krehl; Guenther (Asperg, DE), Ott; Christof (Asperg, DE)
Title: Pressure regulating valve
Patent Number: 8,205,857

Inventors: Schmidt; Andreas (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Leicher; Andreas (Frankfurt, DE), Cha; Inhyok (Gangnam-Ku, KR), Pattar; Sudhir B (Mount Laurel, NJ), Shah; Yogendra C (Exton, PA)
Title: Method and apparatus for providing security to devices
Patent Number: 9,380,024

Inventors: Schmitt; Monika (Frankfurt am Main, DE), Willms; Lothar (Hofheim, DE), Heinemann; Ines (Hofheim, DE), Van Almsick; Andreas (Karben, DE), Auler; Thomas (Leichlingen, DE), Hills; Martin (Idstein, DE), Kehne; Heinz (Hofheim, DE), Feucht; Dieter (Eschborn, DE)
Title: 3-cyclopropyl-4-(3-amino-2-methylbenzoyl)pyrazoles and their use as herbicides
Patent Number: 7,396,939

Inventors: Schmitt; Thomas (Forchheim, DE)
Title: Method for generating an X-ray image of an extremity of a patient with a scale of length
Patent Number: 7,396,161

Inventors: Schoeley; Peter (Diera-Zehren, DE), Scheim; Uwe (Coswig, DE), Schneider; Otto (Burghausen, DE)
Title: Cross-linkable masses based on organosilicon compounds
Patent Number: 8,207,260

Inventors: Schrack; Cornelia (Ulm, DE)
Title: Mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 7,395,095

Inventors: Schramm; Michael R. (Perry, UT), Green; David J. (Brigham City, UT)
Title: Active material actuated vent valve
Patent Number: 8,205,631

Inventors: Schuermans; Bruno (La Tour de Peilz, CH), Hellat; Jaan (Baden-Rutihof, CH)
Title: Method for adjusting a Helmholtz resonator and an adjustable Helmholtz resonator
Patent Number: 8,205,714

Inventors: Schultz; Mark Alan (Carmel, IN)
Title: Imager and imaging method for digital cinematography
Patent Number: 8,208,047

Inventors: Seaman; E. Weston (Poughkeepsie, NY), Ho; Kamkeung (New Milford, CT), Barnes; John C. (Stormville, NY), Hakim; Lewis J. (Wappingers Falls, NY)
Title: Parts requirement planning system across an extended supply chain
Patent Number: 7,395,228

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Kyoji (Utsunomiya, JP), Takai; Motoya (Nagareyama, JP), Masaki; Toshifumi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Fundus camera
Patent Number: 8,205,990

Inventors: Sekiguchi; Yuji (Chitose, JP)
Title: Electro-optical apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,110

Inventors: Sekine; Masayoshi (Tokyo, JP), Aizawa; Takashi (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Koide; Yuji (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Computer peripheral device, its control method, image pickup device, storage medium, computer system, and computer
Patent Number: 7,395,442

Inventors: Sekiya; Motoyoshi (Kawasaki, JP), Miyashita; Takuya (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Dispersion compensation quantity setting method, receiving terminal station, and wavelength-multiplexing optical transmission system
Patent Number: 7,394,993

Inventors: Selker; Eric U. (Eugene, OR), Matsen; Cindy B. (Chicago, IL), Jones; Peter A. (La Canada, CA), Cheng; Jonathan (Alhambra, CA), Greer; Sheldon B. (Aventura, FL), Marquez; Victor E. (Montgomery Village, MD)
Title: Inhibitor of DNA methylation
Patent Number: 8,207,142

Inventors: Seol; Young-yun (Seoul, KR), Lee; Hwan-seung (Yongin-si, KR), Lee; Jung-jae (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Disc chucking apparatus and disc player having the same
Patent Number: 7,395,543

Inventors: Seppala; Jan (Maple Grove, MN), DiCaprio; Fernando (St. Paul, MN), Rizq; Raed (Fridley, MN)
Title: Stent body sock
Patent Number: 8,206,431

Inventors: Servante; Alastair Hugh (Wigton, GB), Read; Simon James (Wigton, GB)
Title: Printable coating
Patent Number: 9,376,590

Inventors: Sethi; Rakesh (Irvine, CA)
Title: System and method for extraction of a dynamic range zone image
Patent Number: 9,380,226

Inventors: Sethi; Rakesh (San Jose, CA)
Title: Trusted manager bridge
Patent Number: 9,379,892

Inventors: Seto; Hui-Yin (San Jose, CA), Butt; Derrick Sai-Tang (San Leandro, CA)
Title: Programmable data strobe enable architecture for DDR memory applications
Patent Number: 7,394,707

Inventors: Seto; Naoya (Yokohama, JP), Hanaki; Naoki (Yokohama, JP), Yokomori; Kazuhito (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Seat lock apparatus
Patent Number: 9,376,038

Inventors: Shafer; David (Salem, CT), Ulrich; Wilhelm (Aalen, DE), Dodoc; Aurelian (Heidenheim, DE), Von Buenau; Rudolf (Jena, DE), Mann; Hans-Juergen (Oberkochen, DE), Epple; Alexander (Aalen, DE), Beder; Susanne (Aalen, DE), Singer; Wolfgang (Aalen, DE)
Title: Catadioptric projection objective
Patent Number: 8,208,199

Inventors: Shah; Anil (East Windsor, NJ), Hansenne; Isabelle (Westfield, NJ), Galdi; Angelike (Westfield, NJ)
Title: Sunscreen compositions containing fluorinated alkyl ethers
Patent Number: 8,206,728

Inventors: Shah; Uday (Portland, OR), Doyle; Brian S. (Portland, OR), Brask; Justin K. (Portland, OR), Chau; Robert S. (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Method of fabricating a multi-cornered film
Patent Number: 7,396,711

Inventors: Shamlian; Steven (Watertown, MA), Doughty; Brian (Framingham, MA)
Title: Autonomous mobile robot confinement system
Patent Number: 9,375,842

Inventors: Shaner; Leonard Anthony (New Baltimore, MI), Ko; Fungtai C. (Novi, MI), Gupta; Ajay Kumar (Troy, MI), Han; Jing (Dearborn, MI), Niesluchowski; Matt Alan (Clarkston, MI), Hu; Yu-Kan (Ypsilanti, MI), Venugopal; Narayana (Northville, MI)
Title: Sorb energy management crossmember
Patent Number: 9,376,144

Inventors: Shang; Guoxian (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Haiyang (Beijing, CN), Wang; Hector (Beijing, CN), Huang; Raymond (Beijing, CN), Shvechkov; Alexey (Hopkinton, MA)
Title: Bidirectional network data replications
Patent Number: 9,380,081

Inventors: Shanley; John F. (Redwood City, CA), Eigler; Neal L. (Pacific Palisades, CA), Park; Kinam (West Lafayette, IN), Edelman; Elazer R. (Brookline, MA)
Title: Expandable medical device for delivery of beneficial agent
Patent Number: 8,206,435

Inventors: Sharma; Debendra Das (Santa Clara, CA), Rajamani; Gurushankar (Sunnyvale, CA), Hoang; Hanh (Bay Point, CA)
Title: Strategy to verify asynchronous links across chips
Patent Number: 8,209,563

Inventors: Shaviv; Roey (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Method for forming interconnects
Patent Number: 9,378,976

Inventors: Shaw; Allan Christian (Copenhagen, DK)
Title: Processing enzymes fused to basic protein tags
Patent Number: 8,206,959

Inventors: Shen; Ba-Zhong (Irvine, CA), Trachewsky; Jason A. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Header encoding/decoding
Patent Number: 8,209,590

Inventors: Shen; Ba-Zhong (Irvine, CA), Wan; Wade K. (Orange, CA), Chen; Peisong (San Diego, CA)
Title: Frequency domain sample adaptive offset (SAO)
Patent Number: 9,380,320

Inventors: Shen; Hong (Plainsboro, NJ), Qing; Shuping (Princeton, NJ)
Title: Interactive atlas extracted from volume data
Patent Number: 7,397,475

Inventors: Shet; Deepak Shivaram (Hoffman Estates, IL), Gore; Prasannakumar (Buffalo Grove, IL), Venkitasubrahmanian; Sreeraman (Naperville, IL)
Title: Bypass circuit for neutral-less controller in lighting control system
Patent Number: 9,380,685

Inventors: Shiao; Ming-Liang (Collegeville, PA), Kim; Joong-Youn (Newtown Square, PA)
Title: Fence or decking materials with enhanced solar reflectance
Patent Number: 8,206,629

Inventors: Shibata; Masatomo (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Group III nitride semiconductor substrate, substrate for group III nitride semiconductor device, and methods of making same
Patent Number: 8,207,054

Inventors: Shibata; Shinji (Ichinomiya, JP)
Title: Device having optical sensor
Patent Number: 7,397,021

Inventors: Shibuya; Yoshitsugu (Toda, JP), Satoh; Junji (Kawagoe, JP), Ito; Shizue (Nishitokyo, JP)
Title: Soft metal and method for preparation thereof, and exterior part of watch and method for preparation thereof
Patent Number: 7,396,595

Inventors: Shikata; Kunihide (Satsumasendai, JP), Katagiri; Teruaki (Kirishima, JP)
Title: Abrasion-resistant sintered body, sliding member, and pump
Patent Number: 8,207,077

Inventors: Shima; David (Boston, MA), Calias; Perry (Melrose, MA), Adamis; Anthony P. (Boston, MA)
Title: Combination therapy for the treatment of ocular neovascular disorders
Patent Number: 8,206,707

Inventors: Shima; Nobuyuki (Hyogo, JP), Yamauchi; Miwa (Kobe, JP), Yamaguchi; Masahiro (Hyogo, JP), Yamagami; Satoru (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Method for culture of corneal endothelial cells, process for production of corneal endothelial cell sheet for transplantation purposes, and culture kit for corneal endothelial cells
Patent Number: 9,376,661

Inventors: Shimamura; Masami (Hachioji, JP), Soga; Takumi (Sagamihara, JP)
Title: LSI apparatus
Patent Number: 7,395,520

Inventors: Shimizu; Daisuke (Daito, JP)
Title: Display screen turning apparatus and television set
Patent Number: 8,205,849

Inventors: Shimizu; Hiroshi (Hiratsuka, JP), Fujita; Norio (Hiratsuka, JP)
Title: Coating composition and coating film forming method
Patent Number: 9,376,577

Inventors: Shimizu; Masayoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Image processing method, program, and apparatus
Patent Number: 7,394,931

Inventors: Shimizu; Takeshi (Kanagawa, JP), Kohda; Tomohiko (Ibaraki, JP), Yoshida; Takahiro (Ibaraki, JP), Abe; Kanshi (Ibaraki, JP), Andou; Shiomi (Kanagawa, JP), Nakai; Takayuki (Kanagawa, JP), Kasahara; Ryo (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Liquid-ejection head and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 9,375,925

Inventors: Shimobe; Yasuo (Tokyo, JP), Murayama; Ryuichi (Tokyo, JP), Mitote; Keiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device
Patent Number: 9,379,051

Inventors: Shimoshikiryoh; Fumikazu (Osaka, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 8,207,926

Inventors: Shin; Dong Suk (Yongin-si, KR), Chang; Chong-Kwang (Bucheon-si, KR)
Title: Semiconductor integrated circuit device
Patent Number: 8,207,594

Inventors: Shin; Jin-Hyun (Suwon-si, KR), Baek; Jae-Bok (Hwaseong-si, KR)
Title: Memory device and method of fabricating the same
Patent Number: 9,379,122

Inventors: Shin; Yong Sik (Seoul, KR), Ryu; Si Hoon (Sungnam-si, KR), Lee; Dong Hahk (Sungnam-si, KR), Ihm; Jong Tae (Sungnam-si, KR)
Title: Method of routing point-to-multipoint traffic on an MPLS network
Patent Number: 7,394,772

Inventors: Shinagawa; Kazutaka (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus, control method of image forming apparatus, and computer-readable storage medium
Patent Number: 9,380,175

Inventors: Shingu; Masao (Kanagawa-ken, JP), Takashima; Akira (Tokyo, JP), Muraoka; Koichi (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Nonvolatile memory device
Patent Number: 9,379,320

Inventors: Shinohara; Naoto (Yokohama, JP), Nagai; Kazunobu (Yokohama, JP), Matsuge; Kazuhisa (Shinagawa, JP)
Title: System for driving electromagnetic appliance and motor driven vehicle
Patent Number: 9,379,597

Inventors: Shinohara; Wataru (Kobe, JP)
Title: Photovoltaic apparatus and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 8,207,441

Inventors: Shiota; Tetsuyoshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Series regulator circuit and semiconductor integrated circuit
Patent Number: 8,207,719

Inventors: Shiraishi; Kenji (Ohta-ku, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus including control device for controlling white balance
Patent Number: 7,397,502

Inventors: Shiraki; Shinjiro (Ninomiya, JP), Komikado; Kousuke (Odawara, JP)
Title: Storage control system
Patent Number: 7,395,393

Inventors: Shiu; Brian (Sunnyvale, CA), Brannan; Joseph D. (Erie, CO), Prakash; Mani N. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Microwave antenna having a reactively-loaded loop configuration
Patent Number: 9,375,276

Inventors: Shiue; Li-Chun (Chung-Li, TW)
Title: Radome for feed horn and assembly of feed horn and radome
Patent Number: 9,379,457

Inventors: Shoaf; Glenn Lewis (Kingsport, TN), Vineyard; Mark Kevin (Blountville, TN)
Title: Rubber modified acrylic and/or vinyl hybrid resins
Patent Number: 7,396,871

Inventors: Shoji; Takuma (Yokohama, JP), Nakajima; Ichiro (Koto, JP)
Title: Optical transmission device and optical transmission method
Patent Number: 9,379,839

Inventors: Shore; Lawrence (Edison, NJ), Matlin; Ramail (Berkeley Heights, NJ), Heinz; Robert (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Method for recovering catalytic elements from fuel cell membrane electrode assemblies
Patent Number: 8,206,682

Inventors: Shouno; Hiroki (Asahikawa, JP)
Title: Data processing apparatus and power saving control method when transiting to a power saving state
Patent Number: 9,377,838

Inventors: Silverbrook; Kia (Balmain, AU)
Title: Pagewidth printhead assembly with flexible tab film for supplying power and data to printhead integrated circuits
Patent Number: 7,396,108

Inventors: Sims; Jeremy Thomas (Ottumwa, IA)
Title: Hinge and spring assembly
Patent Number: 8,205,299

Inventors: Sin; Chong H. (Lake Orion, MI), Busack; Adam (Westland, MI), Monsere; Patrick J. (Highland, MI), Roberts; Michael C. (Shelby Township, MI)
Title: Methods and systems for controlling braking in vehicles
Patent Number: 8,209,100

Inventors: Singh; Harkirat (Santa Clara, CA), Qin; Xiangping (San Jose, CA), Shao; Huai-Rong (Santa Clara, CA), Ngo; Chiu (San Fransico, CA)
Title: System and method for peer-to-peer beam discovery and communication in infrastructure based wireless networks using directional antennas
Patent Number: 8,208,392

Inventors: Singh; Neeraj (McDonaugh, GA), Wang; Tinghao (Eden Prairie, MN), Ree; Li-Chih (Alpharetta, GA), Chen; Xinhua (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Multi-position pushbutton with integral LED and actuator
Patent Number: 8,207,466

Inventors: Singh; Vikram (North Andover, MA), Winder; Edmund J. (Waltham, MA), Persing; Harold M. (Rockport, MA), Miller; Timothy Jerome (South Hamilton, MA), Fang; Ziwei (Beverly, MA), Gupta; Atul (Beverly, MA)
Title: Technique for boron implantation
Patent Number: 7,397,048

Inventors: Sipila; Jussi (Espoo, FI), Peltoniemi; Kaarle (Espoo, FI), Bjorklund; Peter (Espoo, FI), Xia; Jiliang (Pori, FI)
Title: Concentrate burner
Patent Number: 8,206,643

Inventors: Sleator; Michael (Woodside, CA)
Title: Free-space optically accessed acoustically modulated retro-reflector arrays
Patent Number: 9,377,349

Inventors: Smatloch; Christian (Paderborn, DE), Grussmann; Elmar (Altenbeken, DE)
Title: Exhaust gas turbocharger housing
Patent Number: 9,376,936

Inventors: Smith; Aaron M. (Paw Paw, MI)
Title: Lifting system for a vehicle axle
Patent Number: 7,396,028

Inventors: Smith; John R. (Pittsburgh, PA), Fu; Jaw (Murrysville, PA), Ghosh; Rajat (Pittsburgh, PA), Kitzman; Kevin (Wenatchee, WA), Kerkhoff; Jonell (Murrysville, PA), Horger; Robert C. (New Kensington, PA), Fulmer; Dennis L. (Greensburg, PA), Bhattachayya; Aniruddha (Fairfax Station, VA), Middleton; Andrew C. (Mount Sidney, VA), Weightman; Robin L. (Murrysville, PA)
Title: Systems for polishing wastewater utilizing natural media filtration
Patent Number: 8,206,586

Inventors: Smith; Robert C. (Middletown, CT)
Title: Ring and seal for trocar
Patent Number: 8,206,358

Inventors: Smith; Trevor D. (Eden Prairie, MN), Hagen; Raymond (Apple Valley, MN), LeBlanc; Thomas G. (Westminster, MA), Marcouiller; Thomas (Shakopee, MN)
Title: Methods and systems for distributing fiber optic telecommunications services to local area
Patent Number: 9,377,599

Inventors: Smutny; Dale J. (Canfield, OH), Shaffer; John W. (Bristolville, OH)
Title: Grommet with spreader mounting feature
Patent Number: 9,379,530

Inventors: Snapp; John Lawrence (Westminster, CO), Meer; Stephen Marc (Longmont, CO), Erkkila; Robin (Lafayette, CO)
Title: System, apparatus and method for availing a mobile call of address information
Patent Number: 8,208,909

Inventors: So; Hock C. (Redwood City, CA), Wong; Sau C. (Hillsborough, CA)
Title: Multi-bit-per-cell flash EEPROM memory with refresh
Patent Number: 7,397,697

Inventors: Soejima; Shinichi (Gotenba, JP), Kako; Junichi (Susono, JP), Ohtsuka; Kaoru (Mishima, JP), Tanaka; Hiroyuki (Susono, JP), Kawai; Keisuke (Odawara, JP)
Title: Control device for vehicle drive unit
Patent Number: 8,209,104

Inventors: Soers; Ruud Johannes Theodorus (Budel, NL), Knobel; Hugo Hubertus (Eindhoven, NL), De Bokx; Pieter Klaas (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Analysis of molecular contamination in vacuum environments
Patent Number: 9,375,671

Inventors: Softky; William R. (Menlo Park, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for displaying computer program errors as hypertext
Patent Number: 7,395,525

Inventors: Somaraju; Shailaja (Catonsville, MD), Suman; Julie (Baltimore, MD), Dalby; Richard (Lutherville, MD), Ganguly; Sudipta (Summit, NJ)
Title: Phospholipid-based inhalation system
Patent Number: 8,206,687

Inventors: Son; Chang Yong (Gunpo-si, KR), Lee; Kang Eun (Hwaseong-si, KR), Kim; Do Hyung (Hwaseong-si, KR), Lee; Shi Hwa (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of reproducing audio data using low power
Patent Number: 9,378,750

Inventors: Song; Byung-cheol (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Yun-gu (Yongin-si, KR), Kim; Nak-hoon (Suwon-si, KR)
Title: Image coding method and apparatus using side matching process and image decoding method and apparatus for the same
Patent Number: 8,208,544

Inventors: Song; David Won-jun (Chandler, AZ), Schroeder; Christopher Roy (Gilbert, AZ), Walczyk; Joseph (Tigard, OR), Kress; Lothar (Portland, OR), Young; Todd Michael (Gilbert, AZ), Bennett; Robert Levi (Hillsboro, OR), Krishnamoorthy; Arun (Portland, OR), Diglio; Paul Jonathan (Beaverton, OR), Fulton; Charles Clifton (Phoenix, AZ), Chigullapalli; Sruti (Chandler, AZ)
Title: Thermal interface material handling for thermal control of an electronic component under test
Patent Number: 9,377,486

Inventors: Song; Yoo Mee (Seoul, KR), Cho; Hye Youn (Seoul, KR), Byun; I Su (Seoul, KR), Yun; Yee Rang (Seoul, KR), Suh; Woo Jin (Seoul, KR), Yeo; Byung Sang (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Lee; Sang Hyuck (Gyeonggi-do, KR), Cho; Seong Yoon (Seoul, KR)
Title: Mobile terminal and method of controlling applications of the same
Patent Number: 9,378,588

Inventors: Soracco; Peter L. (Carlsbad, CA)
Title: Hollow golf club
Patent Number: 7,396,293

Inventors: Sorrentino; Gregory (Wallingford, CT), Viola; Frank J (Sandy Hook, CT), Cunningham; Scott (Cheshire, CT)
Title: Apparatus for forming variable height surgical fasteners
Patent Number: 8,205,780

Inventors: Souma; Minoru (Yokohama, JP), Morohoshi; Katsumi (Yokohama, JP), Itou; Tomohiro (Yokohama, JP), Kai; Yasuaki (Yokohama, JP), Muramatsu; Hironobu (Yokohama, JP), Oda; Takashi (Ebina, JP), Unno; Haruo (Yokosuka, JP), Uesugi; Kenji (Miura, JP)
Title: Polycarbonate resin composition and process for producing the same
Patent Number: 8,207,250

Inventors: Spangler; Steven J. (El Dorado Hills, CA), Fletcher; Benjamin R. (Mather, CA)
Title: Simplification of 3D texture address computation based on aligned, non-perspective objects
Patent Number: 8,207,978

Inventors: Sparacino; Steven J. (Portage, MI)
Title: Remote control for battery electrical system tester apparatus and method
Patent Number: 7,397,359

Inventors: Sprenger; Dennis (Horn-Bad Meinberg, DE), Reibke; Heinz (Bad Salzuflen, DE)
Title: Securing device
Patent Number: 8,206,164

Inventors: Springfield; Shawn A. (Allentown, NJ), Doubleday; Wendel W. (Doylestown, PA), Manchand; Percy Sarwood (Montclair, NJ), Kim; Hyungcheol (Daejeon, KR), Lee; Sangsoo (Daejeon, KR), Kim; Chunyoung (Daejeon, KR), Yang; Soonha (Daejeon, KR), Choi; Eunhee (Seoul, KR)
Title: Process or synthesizing substituted isoquinolines
Patent Number: 8,207,341

Inventors: Squibbs; Robert Francis (Bristol, GB), Lawrence; Richard Anthony (S. Glos, GB)
Title: Physical object with memory tag and apparatus for use with such objects
Patent Number: 8,205,799

Inventors: Srinivasan; Vijay (Durham, NC), Pamula; Vamsee K. (Durham, NC), Pollack; Michael G. (Durham, NC), Wang; Tih-Hong (Cary, NC)
Title: Droplet actuator devices, configurations, and methods for improving absorbance detection
Patent Number: 8,208,146

Inventors: Stack; Richard S. (Chapel Hill, NC), Balbierz; Daniel J. (Redwood City, CA), Athas; William L. (Durham, NC), Lunsford; John (San Carlos, CA), van Bladel; Kevin (Livermore, CA), Mohan; Ashik (Petaluma, CA), Crews; Samuel T. (Woodside, CA), Uemura; Shuji (San Francisco, CA), Hawes; Robert H. (Awendaw, SC)
Title: Restrictive and/or obstructive implant system for inducing weight loss
Patent Number: 8,206,456

Inventors: Stadlwieser; Josef (Constance, DE), Schmidt; Beate (Allensbach, DE), Bernsmann; Heiko (Frankfurt, DE), Dunkern; Torsten (Juechen Gierath, DE), Benediktus; Ewald (Biberach, DE), Pahl; Andreas (Ahrensburg, DE), Hussong; Ragna (Deisslingen, DE), Nimz; Olaf (Constance, DE), Mueller; Matthias (Constance, DE), Viertelhaus; Martin (Constance, DE)
Title: Methylpyrrolopyrimidinecarboxamides
Patent Number: 9,376,442

Inventors: Staemmler; Gernold (Anger, DE), Huber; Reiner (Ainring, DE)
Title: Method for processing thermoplastic films, thermoforming system, film supply station, film strip, use, and laminated part
Patent Number: 9,375,875

Inventors: Stark; Donald C. (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: Single-clock, strobeless signaling system
Patent Number: 7,397,725

Inventors: Steinmetzer; Torsten (Jena, DE), Schweinitz; Andrea (Jena, DE), Stuerzebecher; Joerg (Erfurt, DE), Steinmetzer; Peter (Jena, DE), Soeffing; Anett (Weimar, DE), Van De Locht; Andreas (Munich, DE), Nicklisch; Silke (Leipzig, DE), Reichelt; Claudia (Leipzig, DE), Ludwig; Friedrich-Alexander (Leipzig, DD), Schulze; Alexander (Grosstreben, DE), Daghisch; Mohammed (Leipzig, DE), Heinicke; Jochen (Leipzig, DE)
Title: Trypsin-like serine protease inhibitors, and their preparation and use
Patent Number: 8,207,378

Inventors: Stender; Henrik (Gentofte, DK), Rasmussen; Anne Karin Ildor (Taastrup, DK), Fiandaca; Mark J. (Princeton, MA)
Title: Detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Patent Number: 8,206,921

Inventors: Stephien; Jacek Bernard (Warsaw, PL), Jaremek; Henryk (Warsaw, PL), Pielak; Grzegorz Franciszek (Serock, PL)
Title: Mixture of liquid-crystal compounds, system of three liquid-crystal mixtures and their use
Patent Number: 9,375,492

Inventors: Stepniak; Frank (Andover, NJ), Siebens; Larry (Asbury, NJ), Bindics; Charles (Northampton, PA), Reed; Anthony (Port Murray, NJ)
Title: High current switch and method of operation
Patent Number: 7,397,012

Inventors: Sterin; Eli (Nofit, IL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for multiple bit rate serial communication
Patent Number: 7,395,363

Inventors: Stern; Joseph L. (New York, NY)
Title: System and method for accessing, manipulating and viewing internet and non-internet related information and for controlling networked devices
Patent Number: 7,395,514

Inventors: Sternad; Werner (Stuttgart, DE), Trosch; Walter (Stuttgart, DE), Schreiner; Lothar (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Filter comprising rotatable, disk-shaped filter elements
Patent Number: 7,396,464

Inventors: Steury; Lisa (Hoboken, NJ), Berkley; John (Evanston, IL), Scarpaci; Frank (San Diego, CA), Cooke; Corinna (Centereach, NY), Rozenwaser; Bill (Scottsdale, AZ), Bloom; Corbett (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Fee allocator system and method
Patent Number: 7,395,231

Inventors: Stille; Mats (Stockholm, SE), Lundin; Niklas (Goteborg, SE)
Title: Method and device for a shared radio network
Patent Number: 7,395,063

Inventors: Stockum; Werner (Reinheim, DE), Doll; Oliver (Dietzenbach, DE), Koehler; Ingo (Reinheim, DE), Matuschek; Christian (Frankfurt am Main, DE)
Title: Selective etching of a matrix comprising silver nano wires
Patent Number: 9,379,326

Inventors: Story, Jr.; Guy A. (New York, NY), Arora; Ajay (New York, NY), Hatch; Steven D. (Maplewood, NJ)
Title: Architecture for shared content consumption interactions
Patent Number: 9,378,474

Inventors: Strangman; Thomas E. (Prescott, AZ), Tolpygo; Vladimir K. (Scottsdale, AZ)
Title: Turbine components and methods of manufacturing turbine components
Patent Number: 8,206,117

Inventors: Stratigakis; John (Medina, OH)
Title: Hardware assist system and method for the timing of packets in a wireless network
Patent Number: 7,397,786

Inventors: Strickland; David Peter (Carp, CA), Moubarak; Michel (Chelsea, CA), Buckingham; Ronald Brett (Kanata, CA), Borba; Ricardo (Kanata, CA)
Title: Method and system for network address translation (NAT) traversal of real time protocol (RTP) media
Patent Number: 8,208,412

Inventors: Struik; Marinus (Toronto, CA)
Title: Key agreement and transport protocol
Patent Number: 8,209,533

Inventors: Strunk; Detlef (Heidelberg, DE)
Title: Method for cold film transfer with dynamic film tensioning
Patent Number: 8,206,527

Inventors: Struve; Jan (Enger, DE), Franke; Michael (Melle, DE)
Title: Automatic braking and locking of a wind turbine
Patent Number: 7,397,145

Inventors: Subhraveti; Dinesh Kumar (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Gathering state information for an application and kernel components called by the application
Patent Number: 8,209,707

Inventors: Sugahara; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Tanaka; Masaaki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Tunnel transistor having spin-dependent transfer characteristics and non-volatile memory using the same
Patent Number: 7,397,071

Inventors: Sugita; Narutoshi (Utsunomiya, JP), Okonogi; Daisuke (Shioya-gun, JP), Kimura; Mikihiko (Gyoda, JP), Goto; Shuhei (Utsunomiya, JP)
Title: Fuel cell and metal separator for fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,396,609

Inventors: Sugitatsu; Hiroshi (Kobe, JP)
Title: Method for producing carbon composite metal oxide briquettes
Patent Number: 8,206,487

Inventors: Sugiura; Shin (Anjo, JP), Yoshikane; Kiyonobu (Anjo, JP)
Title: Reciprocating saw
Patent Number: 7,395,603

Inventors: Suhr; Hans-Peter (Oberstenfeld, DE), Weber; Reinhard (Minden, DE), Krautheimer; Uwe (Ludwigshafen, DE)
Title: Chair with tilt mechanism
Patent Number: 7,396,080

Inventors: Sumi; Shinichi (Hyogo, JP), Kikukawa; Hirohito (Osaka, JP), Agata; Yasuhiro (Osaka, JP), Shirahama; Masanori (Shiga, JP), Kawasaki; Toshiaki (Osaka, JP), Nishihara; Ryuji (Osaka, JP), Yamamoto; Yasue (Osaka, JP)
Title: Semiconductor storage device including electrical fuse module
Patent Number: 7,397,720

Inventors: Sun; Lizhong (San Jose, CA), Kwak; Byung-Sung Leo (Portland, OR)
Title: Polishing pad conditioning system including suction
Patent Number: 9,375,825

Inventors: Sun; Yunlong (Beaverton, OR), Harris; Richard (Portland, OR), Jordens; William J. (Beaverton, OR), Sun; Lei (Portland, OR)
Title: Synchronization technique for forming a substantially stable laser output pulse profile having different wavelength peaks
Patent Number: 7,396,706

Inventors: Sun; Zhaohui (Rochester, NY), Loui; Alexander C. (Penfield, NY), Riek; Jonathan K. (Webster, NY)
Title: System and method to compose a slide show
Patent Number: 7,394,969

Inventors: Sunder; Arockia (San Diego, CA)
Title: System and method for transparent communication over a wireless communication network
Patent Number: 8,208,914

Inventors: Sung; Min Gyu (Latham, NY), Park; Chanro (Clifton Park, NY), Kim; Hoon (Clifton Park, NY), Xie; Ruilong (Niskayuna, NY)
Title: Method of forming a semiconductor structure including a plurality of fins and an alignment/overlay mark
Patent Number: 9,379,017

Inventors: Surkau; Reinhard (Groedig/Salzburg, AT), Egli; Charles (Cheseaux, CH), Maupas; Fabien (Pontarlier, FR), Prevost; Oliver (Pontarlier, FR)
Title: System for the detection of customer media comprising an RF transceiver in a public transport conveyance
Patent Number: 9,378,401

Inventors: Susa; Daisuke (Wako, JP), Fukumoto; Hidehito (Wako, JP), Tamura; Takeko (Yasu, JP), Honma; Kazuhiro (Otsu, JP)
Title: Vehicular upholstery polypropyleneterephthalate fiber woven fabric
Patent Number: 8,207,071

Inventors: Suse; Koichi (Yamato, JP)
Title: Method of selecting image, program and storage medium for the method, and image processing apparatus using the method
Patent Number: 8,208,766

Inventors: Sussmann; Reinhold (Scheinfeld, DE), Schmid; Peter (Central Hongkong, HK)
Title: Method for producing a cleat sole
Patent Number: 8,206,630

Inventors: Sutardja; Sehat (Los Altos Hills, CA)
Title: High-bandwidth high-gain amplifier
Patent Number: 7,397,310

Inventors: Sutt, Jr.; Edward G. (Jamestown, RI)
Title: Pallet nail with enlarged head
Patent Number: 7,395,925

Inventors: Sutton; Donald C. (Camas, WA), Unger; Tad A. (Vancouver, WA), Hulick; Kevin B. (Portland, OR)
Title: Idler roller assembly having a roller and a shaft the roller being formed such that it remains parallel to contacted media despite deflection of the shaft
Patent Number: 8,206,277

Inventors: Suwito; Wantjinarjo (Longmont, CO), Miles; Robert J. (Longmont, CO), Ridinger; Ernst W. (Longmont, CO)
Title: Stamped stators for disk drives
Patent Number: 7,397,631

Inventors: Suzuki; Tadashi (Tokyo, JP), Hara; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Funayama; Osamu (Shizuoka, JP), Takeuchi; Hideo (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Hydrophilicity promoting and maintaining agent for polysilazane-containing coating films and method of using same
Patent Number: 7,396,568

Inventors: Suzuki; Takato (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Watanabe; Jun (Minami-Ashigara, JP), Yoneyama; Hiroyuki (Minami-Ashigara, JP)
Title: Method for producing laminate, polarizing plate, and image display device
Patent Number: 8,206,779

Inventors: Suzuki; Toru (Odawara, JP), Hirakawa; Yusuke (Odawara, JP), Asaka; Yoshihiro (Odawara, JP), Kondo; Shuji (Odawara, JP)
Title: Data processing system and storage subsystem provided in data processing system
Patent Number: 7,395,265

Inventors: Svensson; Lars-Olov (Stockholm, SE), Stromqvist; Thomas (Solna, SE), Nordmark; Gunnar (Danderyd, SE), Westlund; Par (Stockholm, SE), Roos; Joachim (Nacka, SE)
Title: Method and apparatus for processing blocks in a pipeline
Patent Number: 7,397,798

Inventors: Swain; Christopher Paul (London, GB), Mosse; Charles Alexander (London, GB), Iddan; Gavriel J. (Haifa, IL), Gerber; Jeremy Pinchas (Netanya, IL)
Title: Device and method for in vivo cytology acquisition
Patent Number: 9,375,202

Inventors: Swift; Craig T. (Austin, TX), Chindalore; Gowrishankar L. (Austin, TX)
Title: Programmable structure including discontinuous storage elements and spacer control gates in a trench
Patent Number: 7,394,686

Inventors: Swift; Joseph A. (Ontario, NY), Wallace; Stanley J. (Victor, NY), Bullock; Roger Lee (Webster, NY)
Title: Non-metallic, integrated sensor-interconnect device, manufacturing process, and related applications
Patent Number: 8,207,446

Inventors: Syrett; Matthew (Los Angeles, CA)
Title: Assessing value added by associating an entity with a project
Patent Number: 8,209,215

Inventors: Syrjarinne; Jari (Tampere, FI)
Title: Position detection with frequency smoothing
Patent Number: 7,395,074

Inventors: Szostak; Jack W. (Boston, MA), Roberts; Richard W. (South Pasadena, CA), Liu; Rihe (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Selection of proteins using RNA-protein fusions
Patent Number: 8,207,093

Inventors: Tabata; Atsushi (Okazaki, JP), Ibaraki; Ryuji (Aichi-ken, JP)
Title: Vehicular drive system
Patent Number: 7,396,308

Inventors: Tada; Hiromi (Numazu, JP), Ohta; Masafumi (Susono, JP), Niimi; Tatsuya (Numazu, JP), Nagayama; Norio (Numazu, JP), Yanagawa; Yoshiki (Numazu, JP), Tanaka; Yuuji (Namazu, JP)
Title: Electrophotographic photoreceptor, and image forming apparatus and process cartridge therefor using the photoreceptor
Patent Number: 8,206,880

Inventors: Taguchi; Akinori (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Information processing apparatus and information processing method
Patent Number: 9,377,853

Inventors: Tai; Hung-Ming (Hsinchu, TW), Shie; Nang-Chian (Taichung, TW), Chen; Tsan-Lin (Hsinchu, TW)
Title: Method and apparatus for controlling the length of a carbon nanotube
Patent Number: 7,396,564

Inventors: Tait; Bruce E. (Woodbury, MN), Dobrzynski; Steven J. (Osceola, WI), Mortenson; David K. (White Bear Lake, MN), Wheatley; John A. (Lake Elmo, MN)
Title: Multilayer optical film with melt zone to control delamination
Patent Number: 7,396,493

Inventors: Takada; Mikihiko (Hino, JP), Kurosu; Shigetaka (Hino, JP), Morimoto; Hiroshi (Akiruno, JP), Nishida; Satoshi (Saitama, JP), Ishizuka; Kazuteru (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with cleaning blade and residual toner storage compartment
Patent Number: 7,395,005

Inventors: Takada; Takahiro (Ostu, JP), Yamamoto; Hirobumi (Nishinomiya, JP), Kageyama; Keisuke (Toyonaka, JP)
Title: Composition for ceramic substrate, ceramic substrate, process for producing ceramic substrate and glass composition
Patent Number: 7,396,785

Inventors: Takagi; Masaru (Toyota, JP)
Title: Heat radiation mechanism
Patent Number: 8,205,939

Inventors: Takagi; Shimpei (Osaka, JP)
Title: Group III nitride semiconductor laser device, method for producing group III nitride semiconductor laser device, method for evaluating end facet for optical cavity of group III nitride semiconductor laser device, and method for evaluating scribe groove
Patent Number: 9,379,521

Inventors: Takahashi; Akira (Osaka, JP), Takeda; Kazuhiro (Osaka, JP)
Title: Lighting source and lighting apparatus
Patent Number: 9,380,661

Inventors: Takahashi; Hideo (Kawasaki, JP), Makino; Tsukasa (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Apparatus, method and program for the control of storage
Patent Number: 7,395,451

Inventors: Takahashi; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP), Matsubara; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Volatile semiconductor memory
Patent Number: 7,397,719

Inventors: Takahashi; Osamu (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Data writing apparatus and image processing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,394,579

Inventors: Takahashi; Toshio (Tokyo, JP), Wakisaka; Hirohisa (Tokyo, JP), Machida; Kouichi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Waste heat power generator
Patent Number: 9,376,938

Inventors: Takaishi; Kazuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Two degree of freedom position control method, two degree of freedom position control device, and medium storage device
Patent Number: 7,397,628

Inventors: Takashima; Daisaburo (Yokohama, JP), Fujii; Shuso (Kawasaki, JP), Suda; Takaya (Kamakura, JP), Sukegawa; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Memory system combining flash EEPROM and FeRAM
Patent Number: 7,397,686

Inventors: Takashima; Toshiharu (Kariya, JP), Okawa; Yuji (Kariya, JP)
Title: Main spindle device
Patent Number: 8,206,068

Inventors: Takeda; Kazuaki (Tokyo, JP), Nagata; Satoshi (Tokyo, JP), Kishiyama; Yoshihisa (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Radio base station apparatus, user terminal, radio communication system and radio communication method
Patent Number: 9,380,570

Inventors: Takeda; Shu (Tochigi, JP)
Title: Loaded weight measurement method and loaded weight measurement device for dump truck
Patent Number: 7,395,184

Inventors: Takei; Michiko (Osaka, JP), Matsumoto; Shin (Osaka, JP), Fukushima; Yasumori (Osaka, JP), Takafuji; Yutaka (Osaka, JP)
Title: Method for producing semiconductor device and semiconductor device produced by same method
Patent Number: 8,207,046

Inventors: Takemori; Toshiyuki (Saitama-ken, JP), Itoi; Masato (Saitama-ken, JP), Watanabe; Yuji (Saitama-ken, JP)
Title: Semiconductor device having shallow trenches and method for manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,397,082

Inventors: Takemoto; Shinichirou (Yokohama, JP), Osawa; Kazuhiko (Tokyo, JP), Okawara; Ichiro (Hanno, JP), Kitano; Shinichi (Hidaka, JP), Omata; Michio (Sayama, JP)
Title: Fuel cell system and method for operating same
Patent Number: 9,379,401

Inventors: Takenaka; Yasuki (Fujisawa, JP), Ogawa; Mamoru (Isehara, JP), Yokoo; Norio (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Fluid line coupling
Patent Number: 8,205,912

Inventors: Takeuchi; Toshiaki (Saitama, JP), Hamaguchi; Kunio (Saitama, JP), Kubo; Kuichi (Saitama, JP), Ono; Kozo (Saitama, JP), Kimura; Noritoshi (Saitama, JP), Fukushima; Takaharu (Saitama, JP)
Title: Geiger-Muller counter tube and radiation measurement apparatus
Patent Number: 9,378,935

Inventors: Takeyama; Toshihisa (Hachioji, JP)
Title: Display element, display and method for manufacturing display
Patent Number: 7,397,594

Inventors: Takii; Shukichi (Ayase, JP), Taneko; Noriaki (Ayase, JP), Michiwaki; Shigeru (Ayase, JP), Kurosu; Mitsuho (Ayase, JP), Naya; Yuichiro (Ayase, JP)
Title: Substrate manufacturing method
Patent Number: 9,380,711

Inventors: Takizawa; Teruyuki (Osaka, JP), Inata; Masahiro (Hyogo, JP), Ezawa; Kozo (Osaka, JP)
Title: Disk cartridge with rotatably supported disk storage portions
Patent Number: 8,209,712

Inventors: Talbot; David (London, GB), Brants; Thorsten (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Randomized language models
Patent Number: 8,209,178

Inventors: Tam; Daniel W. S. (San Diego, CA)
Title: Broadband HF ship mast cage antenna
Patent Number: 8,207,902

Inventors: Tam; Tim Fat (Vaughan, CA), N'Zemba; Blaise (Brampton, CA), Leung-Toung; Regis (Mississuaga, CA), Wang; Yingsheng (Toronto, CA), Zhao; Yanqing (Toronto, CA), Yu; Lily (Woodbridge, CA)
Title: Crystalline forms of the mono-sodium salt of D-isoglutamyl-D-tryptophan
Patent Number: 8,207,217

Inventors: Tamura; Tatsuya (Kanonji, JP), Noda; Yuki (Kanonji, JP), Nomoto; Takashi (Kanonji, JP), Onozuka; Takashi (Kanonji, JP)
Title: Absorbent article
Patent Number: 9,375,365

Inventors: Tan; Desney S (Pittsburgh, PA), Keyani; Pedram (San Jose, CA), Czerwinski; Mary P (Woodinville, WA)
Title: Spy-resistant keyboard
Patent Number: 7,395,506

Inventors: Tan; Kun (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Qian (Beijing, CN), Zhu; Wenwu (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Title: Response for spurious timeout
Patent Number: 7,397,759

Inventors: Tanabe; Akimichi (Kawasaki, JP), Tanaka; Itsuma (Yokohama, JP), Suzuki; Keisuke (Yokosuka, JP), Kanauchi; Masashi (Yokosuka, JP)
Title: Mobile communication method and mobile station
Patent Number: 8,208,921

Inventors: Tanabe; Jun (Kanagawa-ken, JP)
Title: Suspending write back of valid data in pipeline register to register file and cancelling when overwritten by subsequent instruction
Patent Number: 8,209,519

Inventors: Tanaka; Chiaki (Izunokuni, JP), Ishii; Masayuki (Numazu, JP)
Title: Toner, method for producing the same, and image-forming method using the same
Patent Number: 7,396,625

Inventors: Tanaka; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Word search using handwriting recognition input with dictionary-based correction suggestions
Patent Number: 8,208,730

Inventors: Tanaka; Koichiro (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Beam irradiation apparatus, beam irradiation method, and method for manufacturing a thin film transistor
Patent Number: 7,397,592

Inventors: Tanaka; Nariaki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with cleaning device for removing remaining toner from outer surface of photosensitive member
Patent Number: 7,395,011

Inventors: Tanaka; Nobuyuki (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Mobile station apparatus and transmission power control method
Patent Number: 8,208,953

Inventors: Tandiono; Tandiono (Singapore, SG), Ohl; Claus-Dieter (Singapore, SG), Ow; Siak-Wei Dave (Sinagpore, SG), Ohl; Siew-Wan (Singapore, SG), Klaseboer; Evert (Singapore, SG)
Title: Method of breaking down biological material
Patent Number: 9,376,676

Inventors: Tang; Peng Cho (Shanghai, CN), Yang; Fanglong (Shanghai, CN), Fan; Jiang (Shanghai, CN), Feng; Hu (Shanghai, CN), Wang; Yang (Shanghai, CN), Yang; Tao (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Tetrahydro-imidazo[1,5-.alpha.]pyrazine derivatives, preparation process and medicinal use thereof
Patent Number: 8,207,161

Inventors: Tang; Y. Tom (San Jose, CA), Lal; Preeti G. (Santa Clara, CA), Jackson; Jennifer L. (Santa Cruz, CA), Yue; Henry (Sunnyvale, CA), Guegler; Karl J. (Menlo Park, CA), Corley; Neil C. (Castro Valley, CA), Bandman; Olga (Mountain View, CA), Arvizu; Chandra S. (San Diego, CA), Simone; Gina A. Gorgone (Earleville, MD), Kaser; Matthew R. (Castro Valley, CA), Baughn; Mariah R. (Los Angeles, CA), Au-Young; Janice K. (Brisbane, CA)
Title: Human transmembrane proteins
Patent Number: 8,206,947

Inventors: Tang; Yuqi (Tokyo, JP), Misawa; Yasushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Tubular linear motor
Patent Number: 9,379,599

Inventors: Taniguchi; Maki (Ichihara, JP), Oishi; Tomoji (Hitachi, JP), Nishizawa; Masahiro (Mobara, JP), Kato; Shinichi (Mobara, JP), Uchiyama; Norikazu (Chikura, JP)
Title: Display device
Patent Number: 7,397,614

Inventors: Tanizawa; Kazuki (Tamano, JP)
Title: Thin film forming method
Patent Number: 9,376,754

Inventors: Tapper; Brian Anthony (Palmerston North, NZ), Cooper; Bruce Matheson (Kaikohe, NZ), Easton; Herrick Sydney (Palmerston North, NZ), Fletcher; Lester Ronald (Tai Tapu, NZ), Hume; David Edward (Palmerston North, NZ), Lane; Geoffrey Alexander (Palmerston North, NZ), Latch; Garrick Cecil Morland (Palmerston North, NZ), Pennell; Christopher Gerald Lee (Canterbury, NZ), Popay; Alison Jean (Hamilton, NZ), Christensen; Michael John (Palmerston North, NZ)
Title: Grass endophytes
Patent Number: 9,374,973

Inventors: Tashev; Ivan (Kirkland, WA)
Title: System and process for sound source localization using microphone array beamsteering
Patent Number: 7,394,907

Inventors: Tashiro; Yoshihisa (Nikko, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 8,208,205

Inventors: Tatenuma; Yoshinori (Tokyo, JP), Yokotani; Masahiro (Tokyo, JP), Shinjo; Izuru (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Magnetic detector
Patent Number: 7,397,236

Inventors: Taub; Eldad (Reut, IL), Kopelman; Avi (Tenafly, NJ)
Title: Virtual orthodontic treatment
Patent Number: 9,375,293

Inventors: Taylor; Anastasia (San Diego, CA), Mayer; David (Bay Village, OH), Pyne; Dawn (Lakewood, OH), Draeger; Elizabeth (North Ridgeville, OH), Speck; Katalina (Lakewood, OH), Shlonsky; Lynne (Shaker Heights, OH), Jankowski; Jill (Parma, OH), Altman; Brian (Lakewood, OH), Matousek; Rob (Lakewood, OH), Hughes; Terry (Avon, OH)
Title: Three dimensional foam greeting cards
Patent Number: 8,205,365

Inventors: Tegreene; Clarence T. (Mercer Island, WA), Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Richard T. (Tacoma, WA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA)
Title: Deceptive indicia notification in a communications interaction
Patent Number: 9,378,366

Inventors: Tekawy; Jonathan A. (Newport, CA), DiEsposti; Raymond S. (Lakewood, CA)
Title: Method and system for attitude determination of a platform using global navigation satellite system and a steered antenna
Patent Number: 7,397,422

Inventors: Terada; Kotaro (Hamamatsu, JP), Suyama; Akio (Hamamatsu, JP)
Title: Signal processing apparatus with automatic channel naming and numbering
Patent Number: 7,395,127

Inventors: Terahara; Atsushi (Tsukuba, JP), Iwasaki; Katsuhiko (Tsukuba, JP), Ikeda; Takashi (Tsukuba, JP)
Title: Polymer electrolyte and method for producing the same
Patent Number: 7,396,608

Inventors: Teshirogi; Kazuo (Kawasaki, JP), Shimobeppu; Yuzo (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshimoto; Kazuhiro (Kawasaki, JP), Watanabe; Mitsuhisa (Kawasaki, JP), Shinjo; Yoshiaki (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshida; Eiji (Kawasaki, JP), Hayasaka; Noboru (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Jig for a semiconductor substrate
Patent Number: 7,395,847

Inventors: Tetsu; Kenichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Aizawa; Masaharu (Hitachinaka, JP), Akatsu; Katsunori (Hitachinaka, JP), Tobita; Yoshinori (Hitachinaka, JP), Maehara; Yukiyoshi (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Centrifugal separator with first and second control panels
Patent Number: 7,396,324

Inventors: Tetsuka; Takashi (Wako, JP), Kitajima; Takeshi (Wako, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device comprising a warm-up configuration and a normal configuration, motorcycle including same, and method of using same
Patent Number: 9,377,648

Inventors: Thiagarajan; Arvind (Tamil Nadu, IN)
Title: Streaming repetition coded compression
Patent Number: 8,208,740

Inventors: Thielemans; Robbie (Nazareth, BE), Van Moorleghem; Tony (Ghent, BE), Hochman; Jeremy (Glendale, CA)
Title: Hinged connector and modular video display assembly containing same
Patent Number: 9,380,720

Inventors: Thom; Karl Ola (Malmo, SE)
Title: System and method for dynamically changing a display
Patent Number: 8,209,635

Inventors: Thrue; Charlotte Albaek (Kobenhavn K, DK), Hog; Anja Molhart (Vium, DK), Kristjansen; Paul E. G. (Horsholm, DK)
Title: Oligomeric compounds for the modulation of HIF-1.alpha. expression
Patent Number: 8,207,140

Inventors: Tian; Yinggang (Shrewsbury, MA), Khaund; Arup K. (Northborough, MA), Pearlman; John (Berlin, MA)
Title: Abrasive article and method of forming
Patent Number: 9,375,826

Inventors: Tierney; Gregory Edward (Chelmsford, MA), Van Doren; Stephen R. (Northborough, MA), Steely, Jr.; Simon C. (Hudson, NH)
Title: System and method for conflict responses in a cache coherency protocol with ordering point migration
Patent Number: 7,395,374

Inventors: Tin; Siu-Kei (Milpitas, CA)
Title: Fast gamut checking and inversion of spectral colors
Patent Number: 8,207,982

Inventors: Tinucci; Thomas (Eden Prairie, MN), Nelson; Keith (Brooklyn Center, MN)
Title: Dust plug for hardened fiber optic connector
Patent Number: 7,394,964

Inventors: Tochigi; Nobuyuki (Utsunomiya, JP), Saiga; Takeyoshi (Utsunomiya, JP), Hayashide; Tadao (Utsunomiya, JP), Kondo; Kazuyuki (Saitama, JP)
Title: Imaging optical system and image reading apparatus including four, free-form shaped, resin off-axis reflective elements
Patent Number: 7,397,585

Inventors: Toda; Haruki (Yokohama, JP), Kubo; Koichi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Resistance change memory device having a variable resistance element with a recording layer electrode served as a cation source in a write or erase mode
Patent Number: 7,394,680

Inventors: Todd; Steven (Westfield, NJ)
Title: Automated sales support device
Patent Number: 7,395,227

Inventors: Togami; Atsushi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,820

Inventors: Tojima; Masanori (Fujisawa, JP), Takeda; Koji (Tama, JP)
Title: Travel-restricted area setting system for unmanned traveling vehicle and computer program for setting travel-restricted area of unmanned traveling vehicle
Patent Number: 9,377,779

Inventors: Tokoi; Hiromi (Tokai, JP), Kobayashi; Nariyoshi (Hitachinaka, JP), Takahashi; Kazuo (Hitachiota, JP), Yoshida; Tadashi (Hitachi, JP), Noie; Akihiko (Hitachinaka, JP), Takahashi; Shin (Hitachi, JP), Gunji; Akira (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Fuel cell
Patent Number: 8,206,867

Inventors: Tokushima; Masatoshi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Optical control device
Patent Number: 8,208,776

Inventors: Tokutake; Kenji (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for outputting display data based on a touch operation on a touch panel
Patent Number: 9,377,943

Inventors: Tolliver; Eric W. (Moorpark, CA)
Title: Infrared energy powered cooling apparatus and computer chassis comprising same
Patent Number: 8,208,252

Inventors: Tomatsu; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Nobuyoshi (Sakura, JP), Takayanagi; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe carrier, and testing method
Patent Number: 8,206,900

Inventors: Tomatsu; Nobuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Fukui; Toshifumi (Yokohama, JP), Shimizu; Nobuyoshi (Sakura, JP), Takayanagi; Atsushi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Probe, probe set, probe carrier, and testing method
Patent Number: 8,206,912

Inventors: Tomimatsu; Satoshi (Kokubunji, JP), Umemura; Kaoru (Musashino, JP), Madokoro; Yuichi (Kokubunji, JP), Kawanami; Yoshimi (Kokubunji, JP), Doi; Yasunori (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for specimen fabrication
Patent Number: 7,397,050

Inventors: Tomimatsu; Satoshi (Kokubunji, JP), Umemura; Kaoru (Musashino, JP), Madokoro; Yuichi (Kokubunji, JP), Kawanami; Yoshimi (Kokubunji, JP), Doi; Yasunori (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for specimen fabrication
Patent Number: 7,397,051

Inventors: Tomimatsu; Satoshi (Kokubunji, JP), Umemura; Kaoru (Musashino, JP), Madokoro; Yuichi (Kokubunji, JP), Kawanami; Yoshimi (Kokubunji, JP), Doi; Yasunori (Kokubunji, JP)
Title: Method and apparatus for specimen fabrication
Patent Number: 7,397,052

Inventors: Tomimoto; Honkai (Tokyo, JP), Iwai; Keita (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Imaging apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,805

Inventors: Tominaga; Yukio (Kyoto, JP)
Title: Ceramic chip-type electronic component and method of making the same
Patent Number: 7,397,118

Inventors: Tomita; Takumi (Yokohama, JP), Beniyama; Nobuo (Yokohama, JP), Mizote; Yuji (Kamakura, JP), Fukuda; Satoshi (Yokohama, JP)
Title: Storage management apparatus, a storage management method and a storage management program
Patent Number: 8,209,511

Inventors: Tomono; Takao (Seoul, KR)
Title: 2D/3D convertible display
Patent Number: 7,397,444

Inventors: Tosaki; Yutaka (Ibaraki, JP), Nagatsu; Hideki (Ibaraki, JP), Kouno; Shinichi (Ibaraki, JP), Yatagai; Takahiro (Ibaraki, JP)
Title: Aqueous dispersion type pressure-sensitive adhesive composition and pressure-sensitive adhesive product
Patent Number: 7,396,868

Inventors: Toshima; Takayuki (Kumamoto, JP), Iwashita; Mitsuaki (Yamanashi, JP), Tanaka; Takashi (Yamanashi, JP), Saito; Yusuke (Yamanashi, JP)
Title: Cap metal forming method
Patent Number: 8,206,785

Inventors: Tour; James M. (Bellaire, TX), Hwang; Chih-Chau (Houston, TX), Lu; Wei (Houston, TX), Ruan; Gedeng (Houston, TX), Tomson; Mason B. (Houston, TX), Kan; Amy (Houston, TX), Wang; Lu (Houston, TX), Wong; Michael S. (Houston, TX), Kini; Gautam (Houston, TX), Hirasaki; George J. (Bellaire, TX), Miller; Clarence (Houston, TX)
Title: Nanocomposite oil sensors for downhole hydrocarbon detection
Patent Number: 9,377,449

Inventors: Toyama; Masayuki (Osaka, JP)
Title: Slave device, master device, communication system, and communication method
Patent Number: 9,378,166

Inventors: Toyoda; Yoshihiko (Hyogo, JP), Sakamoto; Takao (Hyogo, JP), Sugahara; Kazuyuki (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Fabrication method of a semiconductor device
Patent Number: 7,396,707

Inventors: Tran; Hau Thien (Irvine, CA), Cameron; Kelly Brian (Irvine, CA), Shen; Ba-Zhong (Irvine, CA)
Title: Common circuitry supporting both bit node and check node processing in LDPC (Low Density Parity Check) decoder
Patent Number: 7,395,487

Inventors: Tran; Luan (Meridian, ID), Rericha; William T (Boise, ID), Lee; John (Boise, ID), Alapati; Ramakanth (Boise, ID), Honarkhah; Sheron (Boise, ID), Meng; Shuang (Boise, ID), Sharma; Puneet (Boise, ID), Bai; Jingyi (San Jose, CA), Yin; Zhiping (Boise, ID), Morgan; Paul (Kuna, ID), Abatchev; Mirzafer K (Boise, ID), Sandhu; Gurtej S (Boise, ID), Durcan; D. Mark (Boise, ID)
Title: Pitch reduced patterns relative to photolithography features
Patent Number: 8,207,576

Inventors: Traynor; Kevin (Limerick, IE), Gray; Mark D. (Dublin, IE)
Title: Radio based location power profiles
Patent Number: 9,380,452

Inventors: Tredoux; Gavan Leonard (Penfield, NY), Gnanasambandam; Shanmuga-nathan (Webster, NY)
Title: Method and system for transmitting proof of payment for "pay-as-you-go" multi-function devices
Patent Number: 8,205,797

Inventors: Trivedi; Atul Narendra (San Jose, CA)
Title: Failover scheme with service-based segregation
Patent Number: 8,209,405

Inventors: Trovant; Michael (Toronto, CA), Brown; Lucas Alexander (Kingston, CA), Cesta; Tony (Toronto, CA), Stokman-Connell; Katharine Elizabeth (Oakville, CA), McCaffrey; Felim Patrick (Toronto, CA)
Title: Cooling of chill molds using baffles
Patent Number: 9,377,254

Inventors: Tschanz; James W (Portland, OR), Stan; Mircea R. (Charlottesville, VA), Khellah; Muhammad M (Tigard, OR), Ye; Yibin (Portland, OR), De; Vivek K (Beaverton, OR)
Title: Representative majority voter for bus invert coding
Patent Number: 7,397,395

Inventors: Tseng; Chiang-Hung (Miao-Li, TW), Pang; Jia-Pang (Miao-Li, TW), Lin; Chih-Cheng (Miao-Li, TW), Wu; Tse (Miao-Li, TW)
Title: Method for manufacturing a thin film transistor
Patent Number: 7,396,705

Inventors: Tseng; Jui-Hsing (Hsin-Chu Hsien, TW)
Title: Memory system comprising memories with different capacities and storing and reading method thereof
Patent Number: 7,394,715

Inventors: Tsubokura; Masaki (Mobara, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal display device
Patent Number: 8,206,021

Inventors: Tsuchiya; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,187

Inventors: Tsuji; Ryuichi (Matsumoto, JP)
Title: Ink jet apparatus, recording head apparatus, and semiconductor device with data relating to usage of recording head apparatus
Patent Number: 7,396,115

Inventors: Tsukamoto; Hiroaki (Yamatotakada, JP), Hirosumi; Nobuhito (Fukuyama, JP), Yasudome; Takashi (Fukuyama, JP), Kinoshita; Kazuo (Nara, JP)
Title: Image sensor module with optical path delimiter and accurate alignment
Patent Number: 7,397,023

Inventors: Tsumori; Chika (Susono, JP)
Title: Vehicle control device
Patent Number: 9,376,970

Inventors: Tsumuraya; Yoshiaki (Tokyo, JP), Ueki; Hironori (Tokyo, JP), Koyanagi; Keiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: X-ray generating apparatus and X-ray CT apparatus using the same
Patent Number: 8,208,600

Inventors: Tsutsumi; Masami (Kawasaki, JP), Hibino; Seiji (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshida; Hiroaki (Kawasaki, JP), Takei; Fumio (Kawasaki, JP), Takasu; Youichi (Kawasaki, JP), Yoshida; Kensuke (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Production method of catalyst for fuel cell and of fuel cell, and catalyst for fuel cell and fuel cell
Patent Number: 7,396,797

Inventors: Tupala; Miika Sakari (Turku, FI), Henriksson; Jukka Allan (Espoo, FI), Vesma; Jussi (Turku, FI)
Title: System and methods for receiving OFDM symbols having timing and frequency offsets
Patent Number: 8,208,522

Inventors: Tuschl; Thomas (New York, NY), Lagos-Quintana; Mariana (New York, NY), Lendeckel; Winfried (Hohengandern, DE), Meyer; Jutta (Bispingen, DE), Rauhut; Reinhard (Goettingen, DE)
Title: Identification of novel genes coding for small temporal RNAs
Patent Number: 8,207,326

Inventors: Tuttle; John R. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Systems and methods for RFID tag arbitration where RFID tags generate multiple random numbers for different arbitration sessions
Patent Number: 8,207,856

Inventors: Tzivanis; Michael J. (Chicopee, MA), Risen, Jr.; William M. (Rumford, RI), Weiss; Robert A. (Mansfield Center, CT), Kennedy, III; Thomas J. (Wilbraham, MA), Melanson; David M. (Northhampton, MA)
Title: Adhesion process
Patent Number: 7,396,300

Inventors: Uchikawa; Daisuke (Shiojiri, JP)
Title: Image display apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,188

Inventors: Uchiyama; Motonori (Ehime, JP), Fujiwara; Masaki (Ehime, JP), Akiyama; Toshihiro (Ehime, JP), Amano; Yoshinori (Ehime, JP)
Title: Blood test apparatus
Patent Number: 8,206,318

Inventors: Ueda; Joji (Cambridge, MA)
Title: Wireless and dockable audio interposer device
Patent Number: 8,208,917

Inventors: Ueda; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Sheet carrier and image forming device
Patent Number: 7,396,175

Inventors: Uehashi; Tetsuya (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Developing device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,841

Inventors: Uemura; Hidetaka (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Image pickup apparatus, method for controlling the image pickup apparatus, and storage medium
Patent Number: 8,208,041

Inventors: Ueno; Ichiro (Isehara, JP), Tanigaki; Nobutaka (Ikeda, JP), Yamamoto; Noritaka (Ikeda, JP), Mizokuro; Toshiko (Ikeda, JP), Hiraga; Takashi (Ikeda, JP), Tanaka; Norio (Tokyo, JP), Nagaeda; Hiroshi (Ichikawa, JP), Shiga; Noriyasu (Ichikawa, JP)
Title: Optical deflection method and optical deflection apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,770

Inventors: Ueno; Osamu (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Ohtsu; Shigemi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Shimizu; Keishi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP), Akutsu; Eiichi (Ashigarakami-gun, JP)
Title: Optical transmission device and optical module
Patent Number: 7,394,952

Inventors: Ueno; Ryuji (Montgomery, MD)
Title: Compound for treatment of external secretion disorders
Patent Number: 7,396,946

Inventors: Ueno; Shoji (Fujisawa, JP), Fuchigami; Norihiko (Yamato, JP), Tanaka; Yoshiaki (Fujisawa, JP)
Title: Signal compressing apparatus
Patent Number: 7,394,973

Inventors: Ueno; Toshiyuki (Matsue, JP)
Title: Metal-based composite material containing both micron-size carbon fiber and nano-size carbon fiber
Patent Number: 8,206,815

Inventors: Ugander; Martin (Malmo, SE), Malmsjo; Malin (Lund, SE)
Title: Surgical method
Patent Number: 8,206,279

Inventors: Unoura; Kiyozumi (Wako, JP)
Title: Vehicle and lane mark detection device
Patent Number: 8,208,021

Inventors: Uraki; Yasushi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Analysis data generating apparatus, analysis data generating method and computer-readable recording medium containing analysis data generating program
Patent Number: 7,396,156

Inventors: Uratani; Shunsuke (Mishima, JP), Kamoshida; Shigemi (Susono, JP)
Title: Process cartridge and space maintaining member
Patent Number: 8,208,830

Inventors: Urquizo; Alex (Burlington, MA), Spencer; Dewey (Jamaica Plain, MA)
Title: V.110 over packet networks
Patent Number: 7,397,793

Inventors: Usami; Satoru (Shizuoka, JP), Ohta; Shozo (Kanagawa, JP), Ishida; Yuji (Shizuoka, JP)
Title: Method of elevating photosynthesis speed of plant by improving pyruvate phosphate dikinase
Patent Number: 7,396,977

Inventors: Utaka; Tomohiro (Chuo-ku, JP), Takase; Hideaki (Chuo-ku, JP), Eriyama; Yuuichi (Chuo-ku, JP)
Title: Photosensitive resin composition for optical waveguide formation and optical waveguide
Patent Number: 7,394,965

Inventors: Utsumi; Yuka (Hitachi, JP), Yamamoto; Tsunenori (Hitachi, JP), Ono; Kikuo (Mobara, JP)
Title: Transmissive type liquid crystal display comprising a main pixel region having a first color filter and a sub-pixel region having a second color filter having a higher transmittance
Patent Number: 8,208,099

Inventors: Vablais; William C. (Woodinville, WA), Williams; Lyndsay (Cambridge, GB)
Title: Electronic module for sensing pen motion
Patent Number: 7,397,469

Inventors: Van Der Zanden; Henricus Theodorus (Sint-Oedenrode, NL), Van Zeijl; Paulus Thomas Maria (Veldhoven, NL)
Title: System comprising a plurality of object detection modules
Patent Number: 9,377,558

Inventors: van Haveren; Jacobus (Wageningen, NL), van Es; Daniel Stephan (Wageningen, NL), van der Klis; Frits (Wageningen, NL), Raaijmakers; Henricus Wilhelmus Carolina (Wageningen, NL)
Title: Process and intermediates for the production of furan-2,5-dicarboxylic acid or derivatives thereof
Patent Number: 9,376,414

Inventors: Van Lumig; Lambert (Grathem, NL), Koenen; Jacob (Sittard, NL), Blom; Dirk G. (Sittard, NL), Van Den Heuvel; Paul W. J. (Maastricht, NL)
Title: Air-braking systems having a stretched plastic tube with a fitting inserted into a stretched end part of the tube
Patent Number: 8,206,799

Inventors: van Schravendijk; Bart (Sunnyvale, CA), Mountsier; Thomas W (San Jose, CA), Sanganeria; Mahesh K (Sunnyvale, CA), Alers; Glenn B (Scots Valley, CA), Shaviv; Roey (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: Protection of Cu damascene interconnects by formation of a self-aligned buffer layer
Patent Number: 7,396,759

Inventors: VanderBaan; Kabe (Chicago, IL), Eschbach; Jeffrey T. (Hoffman Estates, IL)
Title: Methods and apparatus for providing push to talk text data
Patent Number: 7,395,204

Inventors: Vanderheyden; William Brian (Katy, TX), Zhang; Duan (Los Alamos, NM)
Title: Material point method modeling in oil and gas reservoirs
Patent Number: 9,378,310

Inventors: VanElverdinghe; Jeffry L. (Beaverton, OR), Adams; Craig (Portland, OR)
Title: Spring arrangement for a recreational structure
Patent Number: 7,396,318

Inventors: Varnica; Nedeljko (Sunnyvale, CA), Yang; Xueshi (Sunnyvale, CA), Wu; Zining (Los Altos, CA)
Title: Systems and methods for optimizing a product code structure
Patent Number: 8,209,582

Inventors: Vasyltsov; Ihor (Suwon-si, KR), Hwang; Joon-Ho (Seoul, KR)
Title: Apparatus for performing a fault detection operation and method thereof
Patent Number: 8,208,626

Inventors: Vella; Shon (Orem, UT)
Title: System and method for implementing a reliable persistent random access compressed data stream
Patent Number: 8,209,303

Inventors: Venkatesh; Gopi M. (Vandalia, OH), Clevenger; James M. (Vandalia, OH)
Title: Modified release dosage forms of skeletal muscle relaxants
Patent Number: 9,375,410

Inventors: Venkatraman; Sai Pradeep (Santa Clara, CA), Gao; Weihua (San Jose, CA), Werner; Benjamin A. (San Carlos, CA), Zhang; Gengsheng (Cupertino, CA)
Title: Server-based mobile device regional candidate position fix mode selection
Patent Number: 9,377,519

Inventors: Verschuren; Coen (Eindhoven, NL), van Mol; Antonius Maria Bernardus (Delft, NL), van de Weijer; Peter (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Sealed thin-film device as well as method of repairing, system for repairing and computer program product
Patent Number: 9,379,356

Inventors: Videto; Brian D. (Cortland, NY), Bussjager; Ruddy C. (Cicero, NY)
Title: Multistage gas furnace having split manifold
Patent Number: 8,206,147

Inventors: Viergever; Thomas Patrick (Shelby Township, MI), Dubois; Martin J (Monroe, MI), Johnston; Matthew F. (Boyds, MD)
Title: Complementary regenerative torque system and method of controlling same
Patent Number: 7,395,887

Inventors: Vogt; Pete D. (Boulder, CO)
Title: Check codes mapped across multiple frames
Patent Number: 7,395,485

Inventors: Voice; Wayne E. (Nottingham, GB)
Title: Shape correcting components
Patent Number: 8,205,476

Inventors: Vonstaudt; Hans Martin (Kirchheim/Teck-Nabern, DE)
Title: Memory test engine
Patent Number: 7,395,169

Inventors: Wada; Ken (Tochigi-ken, JP)
Title: Zoom lens and image projection apparatus having the same
Patent Number: 7,397,610

Inventors: Wada; Yuji (Kawasaki, JP), Matsumoto; Yasuhide (Kawasaki, JP), Matsubara; Masazumi (Kawasaki, JP), Morimoto; Kenji (Kawasaki, JP), Otsuka; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)
Title: Device-configuration-information optimum arrangement method and device-configuration-information optimum arrangement system
Patent Number: 8,209,440

Inventors: Waddell; Gordon (Seattle, WA), Mannby; Claes-Fredrik (Vashon, WA)
Title: System and methods for determining keyboard input in the presence of multiple contact points
Patent Number: 9,377,871

Inventors: Wakabayashi; Hiroyuki (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Sheet-stapling apparatus that staples center-fold sheets by staple, and image-forming system using the same
Patent Number: 9,376,285

Inventors: Wakabayashi; Masao (Tokyo, JP), Mio; Takeshi (Tokyo, JP), Okumura; Seiji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Entering and leaving management system
Patent Number: 8,209,264

Inventors: Waki; Masahide (Izumiotsu, JP), Miyamoto; Kazuhiro (Izumiotsu, JP), Hirano; Kazutaka (Izumiotsu, JP)
Title: Method for producing tetrafluoroborate
Patent Number: 9,376,323

Inventors: Walker; Andrew (Durham, GB)
Title: Drill driver
Patent Number: 7,395,876

Inventors: Walker; Jay S. (Ridgefield, CT), Tedesco; Daniel E. (Huntington, CT), Van Luchene; Andrew S. (New York, NY), Jorasch; James A. (Stamford, CT)
Title: System and method for facilitating account-based transactions
Patent Number: 8,208,612

Inventors: Walker; Jesse R. (Portland, OR)
Title: Authenticated key exchange based on pairwise master key
Patent Number: 7,395,427

Inventors: Wallace; Michael P. (Fremont, CA), Garabedian; Robert J. (Mountain View, CA)
Title: Targeted drug delivery device and method
Patent Number: 8,206,346

Inventors: Wallaker; Daniel (Essex, GB)
Title: Instrument for use in a medical simulator
Patent Number: 8,206,157

Inventors: Walt; David R. (Boston, MA), Michael-Ballard; Karri Lynn (Pflugerville, TX)
Title: Methods for detecting target analytes and enzymatic reactions
Patent Number: 9,377,388

Inventors: Walther; Wolfgang (Pankethal, DE), Schlag; Peter M. (Berlin, DE), Kobelt; Dennis (Berlin, DE), Schmidt; Manuel (Berlin, DE)
Title: Use of a DNA expression construct
Patent Number: 9,375,435

Inventors: Wang; Chih-Chieh (Taipei County, TW), Chien; Yao-Hong (Taoyuan County, TW), Lin; Xin-Xin (Taoyuan County, TW), Chen; Li-Shan (Taipei County, TW), Liu; Xuan-Yu (Hualien County, TW)
Title: Pixel structure
Patent Number: 8,208,113

Inventors: Wang; Chin-Hsu (Taipei County, TW), Hsu; Chih-Hao (Taipei County, TW), Liang; Chun-Chih (Taipei County, TW)
Title: Photo interrupter
Patent Number: 8,207,517

Inventors: Wang; Guo-Qiang Q. (Nepean, CA), Felske; Kent E. (Kanata, CA)
Title: Wavelength access server (WAS) architecture
Patent Number: 7,394,985

Inventors: Wang; Hua (San Francisco, CA), Liang; Paul Cheng Po (Hsinchu County, TW), Peng; Chun-Hsien (Nantou County, TW), Huang; Ho-Chi (Hsinchu County, TW)
Title: RF transmitter, integrated circuit device, wireless communication unit and method therefor
Patent Number: 9,379,742

Inventors: Wang; Jia-Bin (Shanghai, CN), Shi; Xin-Kai (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Latch device and server using the same
Patent Number: 9,380,718

Inventors: Wang; Kuang-Yu (Saratoga, CA), Lee; Charles C. (Sunnyvale, CA), Chou; Horng-Yee (Palo Alto, CA)
Title: System and method for providing a flash memory assembly
Patent Number: 7,394,661

Inventors: Wang; Mao-Jung (Chi-Lung, TW), Yu; Chuan-Pei (I-Lan Hsien, TW)
Title: Backlight unit and method for equalizing brightness thereof
Patent Number: 7,396,145

Inventors: Wang; Qin (Ballston Spa, NY), Chi; Min-hwa (Malta, NY), Zhao; Meixiong (Ballston Lake, NY), Shen; Zhaoxu (Clifton Park, NY), Wang; Haiting (Clifton Park, NY), Salazar; Lucas M. (Malta, NY), Yang; Lan (Ballston Lake, NY)
Title: Fet structure for minimum size length/width devices for performance boost and mismatch reduction
Patent Number: 9,379,186

Inventors: Wang; Tao (Farmington, CT), Kadow; John F. (Wallingford, CT), Meanwell; Nicholas A. (East Hampton, CT), Zhang; Zhongxing (Madison, CT), Yin; Zhiwei (Glastonbury, CT), James; Clint A. (Longueuil, CA), Ruediger; Edward H. (Greenfield Park, CA), Pearce; Bradley C. (East Hampton, CT)
Title: Piperazine amidines as antiviral agents
Patent Number: 7,396,830

Inventors: Wang; Tsili (Katy, TX)
Title: Non-planar antennae for directional resistivity logging
Patent Number: 8,207,738

Inventors: Wang; Wen-Han (Hsin-Chu, TW)
Title: Low leakage power detection circuit
Patent Number: 8,207,755

Inventors: Wang; Yao-Chi (Hsinchu, TW), Chang; Ying-Tang (Sindian, TW)
Title: Up-conversion mixing system with high carrier suppression
Patent Number: 7,395,035

Inventors: Wang; Yu (North Wales, PA), Eberhardt; William Howard (Cherry Hill, NJ), Holt; Mark Wayne (Emmaus, PA), Janawitz; Jamison W. (Overland Park, KS)
Title: Calibration system and method of using mid-IR laser measure and monitor exhaust pollutant
Patent Number: 9,377,397

Inventors: Wang; Yue (Bristol, GB), Coon; Justin (Bristol, GB)
Title: Wireless communications apparatus, a method and a communication system for performing relay selection
Patent Number: 9,380,515

Inventors: Wang; Zhao-Jun (San Jose, CA)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting a reference
Patent Number: 7,397,231

Inventors: Wasilewski; Anthony (Alpharetta, GA)
Title: Encryption and utilization of hard drive content
Patent Number: 8,208,630

Inventors: Watanabe; Atsushi (Tsuna-gun, JP), Tamai; Mikitaka (Tsuna-gun, JP), Teraoka; Hiroki (Sumoto, JP), Naka; Masatsugu (Sumoto, JP)
Title: Battery pack
Patent Number: 7,396,600

Inventors: Watanabe; Izumi (Hitachinaka, JP), Horie; Junichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Nakada; Keiichi (Hitachinaka, JP), Ueyama; Kei (Asuka, JP), Yamada; Masamichi (Hitachinaka, JP)
Title: Thermal type flow rate measuring apparatus
Patent Number: 7,395,707

Inventors: Watanabe; Kyouhei (Machida, JP), Kurihara; Masaki (Koza-gun, JP), Shindo; Hitoshi (Hadano, JP), Sato; Nobuhiko (Yokohama, JP), Sekine; Yasuhiro (Yokohama, JP), Ito; Masataka (Chigasaki, JP)
Title: Method of fabricating a photomask used to form a lens
Patent Number: 8,209,641

Inventors: Watanabe; Naohiro (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Tanaka; Chiaki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Ishii; Masayuki (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Naitoh; Kei (Shizuoka-ken, JP), Saito; Takuya (Shizuoka-ken, JP)
Title: Method of preparing a toner, developer including the toner, container containing the toner, and image forming method and process cartridge using the toner
Patent Number: 7,396,627

Inventors: Watkins; Daniel (Saratoga, CA)
Title: Enhanced personal video recorder including user play programming
Patent Number: 7,394,968

Inventors: Watsen; Kent A. (Leesburg, VA)
Title: Automatically authenticating a host key via a dynamically generated certificate using an embedded cryptographic processor
Patent Number: 9,380,051

Inventors: Watson; David S (Edinburgh, GB)
Title: Liquid crystal displays
Patent Number: 7,397,529

Inventors: Weast; John C. (Portland, OR), Johnson; Brian D. (Portland, OR), Kohlenberg; Tobias M. (Portland, OR)
Title: Technologies for managing security threats to a computing system utilizing user interactions
Patent Number: 9,378,364

Inventors: Weber; Aaron (Cambridge, MA), Tracy; David H. (Norwalk, CT)
Title: Systems and methods for reducing detected intensity non-uniformity in a laser beam
Patent Number: 7,397,546

Inventors: Weber; Norbert (Sulzbach, DE), Baltes; Herbert (Losheim, DE)
Title: Piston-type accumulator
Patent Number: 7,395,838

Inventors: Weeks; Stephen P. (Sunnyvale, CA), Serret-Avila; Xavier (Santa Clara, CA)
Title: Trust management systems and methods
Patent Number: 7,395,550

Inventors: Weiner; Kurt H. (San Jose, CA), Chiang; Tony P. (Campbell, CA), Francis; Aaron (San Jose, CA), Schmidt; John (San Jose, CA)
Title: Advanced mixing method for integrated tool having site-isolated reactors
Patent Number: 8,207,069

Inventors: Weiner; Robert S. (Atlanta, GA)
Title: Carpet tile curved channeling process
Patent Number: 8,206,786

Inventors: Wells; David H. (Boise, ID)
Title: Method and apparatus for adjusting feature size and position
Patent Number: 7,396,781

Inventors: Wendelrup; Heino (Malmo, SE), Jendbro; Magnus (Staffanstrop, SE)
Title: Continued transfer or streaming of a data file after loss of a local connection
Patent Number: 8,209,434

Inventors: Wenzel; Brian Jeffrey (San Jose, CA), Panescu; Dorin (San Jose, CA), Naware; Mihir (San Jose, CA), Siou; Jeffery (San Jose, CA)
Title: System and method for estimating electrical conduction delays from immittance values measured using an implantable medical device
Patent Number: 8,208,999

Inventors: Wham; Robert H. (Boulder, CO), Buysse; Steven P. (Niwot, CO), Orszulak; James H. (Nederland, CO)
Title: Vessel sealing system
Patent Number: 9,375,270

Inventors: Wham; Robert H. (Boulder, CO), Buysse; Steven P. (Niwot, CO), Orszulak; James H. (Nederland, CO)
Title: Vessel sealing system
Patent Number: 9,375,271

Inventors: Wharton; Tim (Bryan, TX), Gali; Hariprasad (Edmond, OK), Hamblin; Michael R. (Revere, MA)
Title: Photosensitizers for targeted photodynamic therapy
Patent Number: 8,207,211

Inventors: White, Jr.; Hollis N. (Hopkinsville, KY)
Title: Hydraulic transaxle for garden care vehicle
Patent Number: 7,395,665

Inventors: White; Christine A. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA), Grillo-Lopez; Antonio J. (Rancho Santa Fe, CA), Curd; John G. (Hillsborough, CA), Desmond-Hellmann; Susan (Alamo, CA)
Title: Treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia using anti-CD20 antibodies
Patent Number: 8,206,711

Inventors: White; James N. (Dallas, TX), Martino; Monica Rose (Plano, TX), Smith; M. Gregory (Fairview, TX)
Title: Providing information to a mobile device based on an event at a geographical location
Patent Number: 9,380,441

Inventors: Whitelock; Peter John (Oxfordshire, GB), Poznanski; Victor (Oxfordshire, GB)
Title: Method for matching of bilingual texts and increasing accuracy in translation systems
Patent Number: 8,209,165

Inventors: Whitmore, III; Willet F. (Longboat Key, FL), Wilson; Roger F. (Sarasota, FL), Onik; Gary M. (Orlando, FL), Barzell; Winston E. (Sarasota, FL), Brauner; Stephen E. (Bradenton, FL)
Title: Support system for use when performing medical imaging of a patient
Patent Number: 7,395,563

Inventors: Widmer; Christoph (Stafa, CH), Hessel; Hans (Benglen, CH), Weidmann; Markus (Saland, CH)
Title: Hearing device with embedded channnel
Patent Number: 7,394,909

Inventors: Wiest; Achim (Weil am Rhein, DE), Berger; Andreas (Therwil, CH), Oudoire; Patrick (Soultz, FR)
Title: Apparatus for securing a measuring sensor on a pipeline
Patent Number: 7,395,720

Inventors: Wigren; Torbjorn (Uppsala, SE)
Title: Extended clustering for improved positioning
Patent Number: 8,208,942

Inventors: Williams; Brett A. (Arlington, TX), Turner; Mark A. (Arlington, TX), Baker; Brian C. (Arlington, TX)
Title: Doppler tracking optical monopulse
Patent Number: 7,397,549

Inventors: Willim; Hans-Dieter (Ulm-Unterweiler, DE), Laible; Herbert (Munderkingen, DE)
Title: Method of assembling a crane and coupling section, telescopic boom and crane
Patent Number: 9,376,293

Inventors: Wilson; Chris (Sunnyvale, CA), Rustagi; Viresh (Sunnyvale, CA)
Title: Method and system of data storage capacity allocation and management using one or more data storage drives
Patent Number: 7,395,402

Inventors: Wilson; James A. (Portland, OR), Netting; Robert F. (Portland, OR), Des Rosier; Peter (Portland, OR)
Title: Method and apparatus for limiting processor clock frequency
Patent Number: 7,395,449

Inventors: Wilson; Martin Paul (Cambourne, GB)
Title: Interference suppression for switched mode power supply
Patent Number: 9,377,796

Inventors: Winder; Simon (Seattle, WA)
Title: Image descriptor quantization
Patent Number: 8,208,731

Inventors: Windheuser; Jim (Hudson, MA), Yearick; Jim (Shrewsbury, MA), Carrillo; Oscar R. (Attleboro, MA), McAlister; Gary (Franklin, MA), Holmes; John (Chepachet, RI), Norton; Paul (Lunenburg, MA)
Title: Guidewire and catheter locking device and method
Patent Number: 8,206,283

Inventors: Winkel; Matthias (Weingarten, DE), Jager; Thomas (Meckenbeuren, DE), Kramer; Rupert (Friedrichshafen, DE), Aepker; Horst (Langenargen, DE)
Title: Method and device for actively reducing clutch grabbings in a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 7,396,314

Inventors: Wisniewski; John (Plymouth Meeting, PA), Young; Kristopher (Atlanta, GA), Wright; David (San Diego, CA)
Title: Remote control system
Patent Number: 9,380,248

Inventors: Wissing; Albertus (Liederbach am Taunus, DE), Buhler; Gunnar (Nickenich, DE), Graf; Christian (Mainz, DE), Schwarz; Kilian (Mainz, DE), Rapphahn; Michael (Eschborn, DE)
Title: Nutrient composition for biological systems
Patent Number: 9,375,026

Inventors: Witschey; Walter (Philadelphia, PA), Zaitsev; Maxim (Freiburg, DE), Hennig; Jurgen (Freiburg, DE), Schultz; Gerrit (Freiburg, DE), Gallichan; Daniel (Freiburg, DE)
Title: Method of dynamically compensating for magnetic field heterogeneity in magnetic resonance imaging
Patent Number: 9,377,517

Inventors: Wnuk; Ralf (Bexbach, DE), Lahbib; Seddik (Forbach, FR), Olschok; Markus (Neunkirchen, DE)
Title: Filter element
Patent Number: 7,396,460

Inventors: Woerner; Pascal (Korntal-Muenchingen, DE), Raimann; Juergen (Weil der Stadt, DE), Engelhardt; Joerg (Ditzingen, DE), Weinrotter; Martin (Vitoria-Gasteiz, ES)
Title: Laser-induced spark ignition for an internal combustion engine
Patent Number: 9,377,003

Inventors: Wohlfarth; Katrin (Erlangen, DE)
Title: Surface coil arrangement for magnetic resonance tomographs
Patent Number: 7,397,245

Inventors: Woods; Lawrence M. (Littleton, CO), Armstrong; Joseph H. (Littleton, CO), Ribelin; Rosine M. (Lakewood, CO), Barnard; Thomas Duncan (Murrieta, CA), Harimoto; Yukinari (Kanagawa, JP), Hatanaka; Hidekatsu (Chiba, JP), Itoh; Maki (Tokyo, JP), Katsoulis; Dimitris Elias (Midland, MI), Suto; Michitaka (Kanagawa, JP), Zhu; Bizhong (Midland, MI), Anderson; Nicole R. (Midland, MI), Reese; Herschel Henry (Midland, MI)
Title: Reinforcing structures for thin-film photovoltaic device substrates, and associated methods
Patent Number: 8,207,442

Inventors: Work; James Duncan (Knoxville, MD)
Title: Method and apparatus for internet-based human network brokering
Patent Number: 8,209,374

Inventors: Wouhaybi; Rita H. (Portland, OR), Wong; Hong W. (Portland, OR), Browning; David W. (Beaverton, OR), Okuley; James M. (Portland, OR)
Title: Detachable displays
Patent Number: 9,377,818

Inventors: Wright; David Gordon (Escondido, CA)
Title: System, method, and apparatus for connecting USB peripherals at extended distances from a host computer
Patent Number: 7,395,366

Inventors: Wu; Jianhong (Shenzhen, CN), Li; Bin (Shenzhen, CN)
Title: Method and a device of service migration in an automatically switched optical network
Patent Number: 9,380,359

Inventors: Wu; Jin (Webster, NY), Lin; Liang-bin (Rochester, NY), Ferrarese; Linda L. (Rochester, NY), Wilbert; John J. (Macedon, NY), Backus; James R. (Webster, NY)
Title: Photoreceptor layer having vinylidene fluoride
Patent Number: 7,396,623

Inventors: Wu; Wencheng (Webster, NY), Bernal; Edgar A. (Webster, NY), Mestha; Lalit Keshav (Fairport, NY), Austin; Paul R. (Webster, NY)
Title: Handheld cellular apparatus for volume estimation
Patent Number: 9,377,294

Inventors: Wu; Xusheng (Ballston Lake, NY)
Title: Method to make gate-to-body contact to release plasma induced charging
Patent Number: 9,379,104

Inventors: Wu; Yonghua (Oakland, CA)
Title: Method and system for a user-defined field type
Patent Number: 9,378,226

Inventors: Wu; Zhao (San Jose, CA)
Title: Data format conversion for virtual concatenation processing
Patent Number: 7,394,828

Inventors: Xing; Pingping (Shanghai, CN), Dai; Mingzeng (Shanghai, CN), Qin; Jun (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Method, user equipment, and base station for changing access cell
Patent Number: 9,380,504

Inventors: Xiong; Wei (Madison, AL), Dayal; Rohan (Madison, AL)
Title: Input surge protection circuit and method for an LED load
Patent Number: 9,379,533

Inventors: Yada; Junya (Nagano-ken, JP), Kato; Takashi (Nagano-ken, JP)
Title: Image processing apparatus and method
Patent Number: 8,208,164

Inventors: Yamada; Katsuhisa (Saitama, JP), Suzuki; Koji (Saitama, JP), Kato; Yuichi (Saitama, JP)
Title: Audio device arrangement structure for a motorcycle, and motorcycle incorporating same
Patent Number: 7,397,405

Inventors: Yamada; Kazuyuki (Fukushima-ken, JP)
Title: Printing apparatus that detects a non-supported function
Patent Number: 8,208,150

Inventors: Yamagata; Takashi (Otsu, JP)
Title: Image forming device
Patent Number: 7,397,492

Inventors: Yamagishi; Takatoshi (Tokyo, JP), Nakano; Kazuhisa (Tokyo, JP), Terada; Kenji (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Smoke detecting apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,723

Inventors: Yamaguchi; Katsumi (Hyogo, JP), Hayashi; Hitoshi (Hyogo, JP), Sato; Akio (Hyogo, JP), Kadokura; Mamoru (Hyogo, JP)
Title: Transparent and impact-resistant thermoplastic resin compositions
Patent Number: 7,396,876

Inventors: Yamamoto; Kazutaka (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Laser erasing apparatus and laser erasing method
Patent Number: 9,375,944

Inventors: Yamamoto; Michiharu (Aichi, JP), Tatematsu; Shunichi (Aichi, JP), Yamashita; Ryusuke (Aichi, JP), Hamada; Norihiko (Aichi, JP), Gemba; Koei (Aichi, JP)
Title: Method for etching organic film
Patent Number: 9,376,748

Inventors: Yamamoto; Satoko (Hokkaido, JP)
Title: Server device, information processing method and program
Patent Number: 8,209,042

Inventors: Yamasaki; Kazuyuki (Hiroshima, JP), Sakata; Kazuyuki (Fukuyama, JP), Chuhjoh; Kazumi (Takamatsu, JP), Kataoka; Masaki (Fukuyama, JP)
Title: Manufacturing method for micro-nano bubble bathtub water and micro-nano bubble bathtub
Patent Number: 8,205,277

Inventors: Yamashita; Yoshihisa (Kyoto, JP), Hirano; Koichi (Hirakata, JP), Sugaya; Yasuhiro (Toyonaka, JP), Asahi; Toshiyuki (Osaka, JP), Nakatani; Seiichi (Hirakata, JP)
Title: Electronic component built-in module and method of manufacturing the same
Patent Number: 7,394,663

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP)
Title: Light emitting device having a conductive polymer and coloring layers
Patent Number: 7,397,180

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Setagaya, JP), Arai; Yasuyuki (Atsugi, JP)
Title: Method for manufacturing photoelectric conversion device
Patent Number: 8,207,010

Inventors: Yamazaki; Shunpei (Tokyo, JP), Koyama; Jun (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Semiconductor display device
Patent Number: 7,397,064

Inventors: Yanase; Yoichi (Toyohashi, JP)
Title: Differential device
Patent Number: 9,377,095

Inventors: Yang; Barry L. (Dublin, OH), Tonkovich; Anna Lee (Dublin, OH), Watson; Junko M. (Columbus, OH), Daly; Francis P. (Delaware, OH), Fitzgerald; Sean P. (Columbus, OH), Cao; Chunshe (Kennewick, WA), Li; Xiaohong (Richland, WA), Mazanec; Terry (Solon, OH), Johnson; Bradley R. (Richland, WA), Arora; Ravi (Dublin, OH), Hesse; David J. (Columbus, OH), Qiu; Dongming (Bothell, WA), Taha; Rachid (Dublin, OH), Ramler; Jeffrey J. (Lewis Center, OH), Wang; Yong (Richland, WA), Long; Richard (New Albany, OH), Chin; Ya-Huei (Richland, WA)
Title: Protected alloy surfaces in microchannel apparatus and catalysts, alumina supported catalysts, catalyst intermediates, and methods of forming catalysts and microchannel apparatus
Patent Number: 8,206,597

Inventors: Yang; Chih-Chao (Poughkeepsie, NY)
Title: Interconnect structure with dielectric air gaps
Patent Number: 7,396,757

Inventors: Yang; Young-Chol (Gunpo-si, KR), Lee; Baek-Woon (Yongin-si, KR)
Title: Apparatus and method of converting image signal for four-color display device, and display device including the same
Patent Number: 8,207,981

Inventors: Yasuda; Shin (Kanagawa, JP), Kawano; Katsunori (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Polarization-based holographic optical reproducing apparatus including dc modulating element
Patent Number: 8,208,186

Inventors: Yasukawa; Masahiro (Chino, JP)
Title: Liquid crystal panel substrate with light-shielding film in a periphery region, liquid crystal panel, and electronic equipment and projection type display device both using the same
Patent Number: 8,208,101

Inventors: Yasutomi; Satoru (Hachioji, JP), Sunaga; Masaaki (Oume, JP)
Title: Lens barrel
Patent Number: 7,394,600

Inventors: Yazawa; Hiroaki (Nagoya, JP)
Title: Ink jet printer having spare ink cartridges
Patent Number: 7,396,116

Inventors: Ye; Ting (Shanghai, CN), Long; Qin (Shanghai, CN), Zimmer; Vincent (Federal way, WA)
Title: Systems and methods for account recovery using a platform attestation credential
Patent Number: 9,378,371

Inventors: Yeh; Long-Jyi (Xindian, TW), Chung; Chiu-Hung (Toufen Township, TW), Iai; Yao-Jen (Cingshuei Township, TW), Lin; Hsien-Cheng (Chang Hua, TW), Lin; Chun-Peng (Nantou, TW)
Title: Cutter assembly and electric pencil sharpener
Patent Number: 8,205,649

Inventors: Yeo; Jeong-Deuk (Jinju-si, KR), Lee; Kang-Ju (Gumi-si, KR)
Title: Display device including lamp driving circuit
Patent Number: 7,397,460

Inventors: Ying; Zhinong (Lund, SE)
Title: Multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) antennas with multi-band wave traps
Patent Number: 9,379,433

Inventors: Yokawa; Akira (Osaka, JP)
Title: Panel type TV and display panel fitting structure
Patent Number: 8,208,078

Inventors: Yokonuma; Shinsuke (Osaka, JP), Washio; Hajime (Osaka, JP)
Title: Drive control device, display device including the same, and drive control method
Patent Number: 9,378,694

Inventors: Yokoyama; Takeo (Saitama, JP), Kurayoshi; Yoshiyuki (Saitama, JP), Hagimoto; Masashi (Saitama, JP), Oono; Makoto (Saitama, JP), Nagayama; Makoto (Saitama, JP)
Title: Swing arm pivot structure for motorcycle
Patent Number: 8,205,706

Inventors: Yoneda; Ikuo (Yokohama, JP), Magoshi; Shunko (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Method for forming pattern and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Patent Number: 8,206,895

Inventors: Yoshida; Kazushi (Kanagawa, JP), Narioka; Hiroto (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Information system, method, device and method providing system for conveying predetermined information as comment data
Patent Number: 8,209,326

Inventors: Yoshida; Makoto (Niwa-Gun, JP)
Title: Machine tool
Patent Number: 8,206,276

Inventors: Yoshimura; Kimio (Takasaki, JP), Koshikawa; Hiroshi (Takasaki, JP), Yamaki; Tetsuya (Takasaki, JP), Asano; Masaharu (Takasaki, JP), Maekawa; Yasunari (Takasaki, JP), Shishitani; Hideyuki (Shiga, JP), Tanaka; Hirohisa (Shiga, JP), Yamaguchi; Susumu (Shiga, JP), Asazawa; Koichiro (Shiga, JP), Yamamoto; Kazuya (Shiga, JP), Sanpei; Fumihiro (Shiga, JP)
Title: Anion conducting electrolyte membrane and manufacturing method thereof
Patent Number: 9,379,402

Inventors: Yoshino; Makoto (Okazaki, JP)
Title: Heat exchanger with connector
Patent Number: 8,205,667

Inventors: Yoshioka; Tomoaki (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Transfer device and image forming apparatus
Patent Number: 8,208,823

Inventors: Yost; Jason E. (Windsor, CO), Goris; Andrew C. (Masonville, CO)
Title: Camera shake warning and feedback system that teaches the photographer
Patent Number: 7,397,500

Inventors: Young; Andrew Brian (Gwent, GB), Hall; Robert Ian (Bristol, GB), Bright; Stephen Thomas (Monmouthshire, GB)
Title: Video game controller
Patent Number: 8,206,220

Inventors: Young; James D. (Chesaning, MI), Stewart; Darren J. (Howell, MI)
Title: Inverted tooth chain and sprocket drive system with reduced meshing impact
Patent Number: 9,377,082

Inventors: Young; Phillip E. (Temecula, CA), Cornelius; Wayne D. (San Diego, CA), Hicks; William Leslie (Escondido, CA)
Title: Characterizing a cargo container
Patent Number: 7,397,377

Inventors: Yseboodt; Lennart (Vorselaar, BE), Mills; John Brean (Eindhoven, NL)
Title: Methods for improved DMX512 communication while maintaining backwards compatibility
Patent Number: 9,378,087

Inventors: Yu; Ching-Tsung (Taoyuan County, TW), Wang; Chi-Hung (Changhua County, TW), Chyou; Yau-Pin (Taoyuan County, TW)
Title: Method of fabricating layered nano-carbonate used for medium-high temperature CO.sub.2 sorbent
Patent Number: 8,207,086

Inventors: Yu; Wang-I (Jhonghe, CN), Hu; Ren-Bao (Jhonghe, CN), Cheng; I-Hung (Jhonghe, CN)
Title: Cable connector and method of making the same
Patent Number: 9,379,462

Inventors: Yuasa; Koichiro (Ebina, JP), Oda; Yasuhiro (Ebina, JP), Maruyama; Akihisa (Ebina, JP), Ikeda; Miho (Ebina, JP)
Title: Image forming apparatus with toner recovery system
Patent Number: 7,395,022

Inventors: Yumura; Masanori (Kanagawa, JP), Yokoyama; Kazuya (Kanagawa, JP)
Title: Shovel, and method for controlling shovel
Patent Number: 9,376,785

Inventors: Yun; Changhan Hobie (San Diego, CA), Zuo; Chengjie (Santee, CA), Kim; Jonghae (San Diego, CA), Velez; Mario Francisco (San Diego, CA), Kim; Daeik Daniel (San Diego, CA), Wilcox; Rick Allen (San Diego, CA)
Title: Resonator with a staggered electrode configuration
Patent Number: 9,379,686

Inventors: Yun; Jue Byung (Seoul, KR), Kim; Jong Hwan (Seoul, KR)
Title: Haptic effect provisioning for a mobile communication terminal
Patent Number: 8,207,832

Inventors: Yuuki; Akimasa (Tokyo, JP), Nakagawa; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Iwasaki; Naoko (Tokyo, JP), Tahata; Shin (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Keiichi (Tokyo, JP), Sasagawa; Tomohiro (Tokyo, JP), Yamamoto; Takashi (Tokyo, JP)
Title: Two sided liquid crystal display device having independently driven reflective and transmitting members for displaying both sides with different images at the same time
Patent Number: 7,397,521

Inventors: Zachmann; Helmut (Remchingen, DE), Oberhofer; Thomas (Pforzheim, DE), Reiling; Claudia (Pforzheim, DE)
Title: Illumination arrangement for a timepiece
Patent Number: 9,377,761

Inventors: Zaffino; Richard (Kirkland, WA), Smoak; Andrew T. (Marietta, GA)
Title: Hybrid mobile devices for processing media and wireless communications
Patent Number: 8,208,908

Inventors: Zhang; Jian (Beijing, CN), Zhang; Yi (Beijing, CN), Wang; Yi (Beijing, CN), Li; Hongchao (Beijing, CN), Zhou; Hua (Beijing, CN)
Title: Method for feeding back channel state information, method for transmitting channel state information reference signal, UE and base station
Patent Number: 9,379,792

Inventors: Zhang; Jie-Feng (ShenZhen, CN)
Title: Land grid array connector with latch portion
Patent Number: 7,396,248

Inventors: Zhang; Liangxuan (Palo Alto, CA), Lim; Florencia (Union City, CA)
Title: Method of treating malignant solid tumors using transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE)
Patent Number: 9,375,442

Inventors: Zhang; Tong (San Jose, CA)
Title: Generating music thumbnails and identifying related song structure
Patent Number: 8,208,643

Inventors: Zhang; Yilu (Northville, MI), Rajagopalan; Satish (Knoxville, TN), Salman; Mutasim A. (Rochester Hills, MI)
Title: Method and apparatus to estimate automotive alternator belt slip as a function of battery voltage
Patent Number: 8,207,840

Inventors: Zhou; Lin (LaGrangeville, NY), Solecky; Eric P. (Hyde Park, NY)
Title: Measurement of critical dimension and quantification of electron beam size at real time using electron beam induced current
Patent Number: 7,397,252

Inventors: Zhu; Bin (Edina, MN), Feng; Min (Beijing, CN), Yin; Xu (Beijing, CN), Yang; Yang (Xuzhou, CN), Zhang; Yao (Beijing, CN), Shao; Jun (State College, PA)
Title: Mobile device assisted secure computer network communication
Patent Number: 8,209,744

Inventors: Zhu; Wenjuan (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Heterojunction nanopore for sequencing
Patent Number: 9,377,431

Inventors: Zhu; Wenjuan (Fishkill, NY)
Title: Heterojunction nanopore for sequencing
Patent Number: 9,377,432

Inventors: Zhu; Xinyu (Orlando, FL), Ge; Zhibing (Orlando, FL), Wu; Shin-Tson (Orlando, FL), Li; Wang-Yang (Tainan County, TW), Wei; Chung-Kuang (Taipei, TW)
Title: Liquid crystal display
Patent Number: 8,208,080

Inventors: Zimniewicz; Jeff A. (Bellevue, WA), Marino; Phillip J. (Dublin, OH), Johnson; Crista (Seattle, WA)
Title: System and method of providing multiple installation actions
Patent Number: 7,395,513

Inventors: Ziv; Ilan (Kfar Saba, IL), Shievan; Anat (Herzliya, IL), Ebner; Sharon (Raanana, IL)
Title: Perturbed membrane-binding compounds
Patent Number: 7,396,859

Inventors: Zou; Jialin (Randolph, NJ), Palat; Sudeep (Swindon, GB), Chen; Yu (Shanghai, CN)
Title: Slotted access for wireless communication devices and control thereof
Patent Number: 9,380,606

Inventors: Zweideck; Bruno (Cholet, FR)
Title: Children's vehicle with a frame with sliding elements without a space therebetween and corresponding chassis
Patent Number: 7,396,038

Inventors: Zweigle; Peter (Ditzingen, DE), Schudt; Klaus (Nordheim, DE), Krauter; Lothar (Bietigheim-Bissingen, DE), Gensheimer; Kurt (Bad Liebenzell, DE)
Title: Hydraulic block
Patent Number: 8,205,634

Inventors: Zwick; Hubert (Stuttgart, DE)
Title: Illumination device for a motor vehicle
Patent Number: 8,206,017

Inventors: Zwilling; Michael J. (Redmond, WA), Bruck; Lewis S. (Redmond, WA), Agarwal; Sameet H. (Redmond, WA), Yan; Kangrong (Issaquah, WA)
Title: Transaction consistent copy-on-write database
Patent Number: 7,395,278

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