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Ralph G Nuzzo, John A Rogers, Etienne Menard, Keon Jae Lee, Dahl Young Khang, Yugang Sun, Matthew Meitl, Zhengtao Zhu: Methods and devices for fabricating and assembling printable semiconductor elements. The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Greenlee Winner and Sullivan P C, November 24, 2009: US07622367 (371 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods and devices for fabricating printable semiconductor elements and assembling printable semiconductor elements onto substrate surfaces. Methods, devices and device components of the present invention are capable of generating a wide range of flexible electronic and optoe ...


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John A Rogers, Dahl Young Khang, Etienne Menard: Stretchable semiconductor elements and stretchable electrical circuits. The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Greenlee Winner and Sullivan P C, July 7, 2009: US07557367 (316 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods and devices for fabricating printable semiconductor elements and assembling printable semiconductor elements onto substrate surfaces. Methods, devices and device components of the present invention are capable of generating a wide range of flexible electronic and optoe ...


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John Rogers, Ralph Nuzzo, Matthew Meitl, Etienne Menard, Alfred J Baca, Michael Motala, Jong Hyun Ahn, Sang II Park, Chang Jae Yu, Heung Cho Ko, Mark Stoykovich, Jongseung Yoon: Optical systems fabricated by printing-based assembly. The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Greenlee Sullivan P C, July 5, 2011: US07972875 (255 worldwide citation)

Provided are optical devices and systems fabricated, at least in part, via printing-based assembly and integration of device components. In specific embodiments the present invention provides light emitting systems, light collecting systems, light sensing systems and photovoltaic systems comprising ...


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John A Rogers, Dahl Young Khang, Yugang Sun: Stretchable form of single crystal silicon for high performance electronics on rubber substrates. The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Greenlee Winner and Sullivan P C, April 21, 2009: US07521292 (209 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides stretchable, and optionally printable, semiconductors and electronic circuits capable of providing good performance when stretched, compressed, flexed or otherwise deformed. Stretchable semiconductors and electronic circuits of the present invention preferred for some ...


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Farid Amirouche, Mark H Gonzalez: System and method for prosthetic fitting and balancing in joints. The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, August 18, 2009: US07575602 (204 worldwide citation)

A system and method for prosthesis fitting in joints comprising an artificial condyle and a spacer which cooperates with the condyle to form an artificial joint. The spacer embedded with at least one sensor which is responsive to a force generated between the condyle and the spacer. The artificial j ...


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David J Beebe, Jeffrey S Moore: Microfabricated devices and method of manufacturing the same. The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, December 3, 2002: US06488872 (202 worldwide citation)

Microfabricated devices and methods of manufacturing the devices are disclosed. The devices are manufactured from a substrate having microscale fluid channels, and polymerizing a polymerizable mixture in the channels to form stimuli-responsive operating components of the device. The operating compon ...


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John A Rogers, Etienne Menard: Composite patterning devices for soft lithography. The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Greenlee Winner and Sullivan P C, March 27, 2007: US07195733 (190 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides methods, devices and device components for fabricating patterns on substrate surfaces, particularly patterns comprising structures having microsized and/or nanosized features of selected lengths in one, two or three dimensions. The present invention provides composite ...


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Shankar Subramaniam, Mark Stupar, Eric Jakobsson, Curtis Jamison: Multiple server repository and multiple server remote application virtual client computer. The Board of Trustees of The University of Illinois, Greer Burns & Crain, January 12, 1999: US05859972 (180 worldwide citation)

A system and method for managing informatics in a specialty field, such as medicine, biology, and so on. A local workstation is connected to a server over a network. A user runs a browser application on the local workstation. A plurality of remote data repositories are accessible to the server. The ...


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Ralph G Nuzzo, John A Rogers, Etienne Menard, Keon Jae Lee, Dahl Young Khang, Yugang Sun, Matthew Meitl, Zhengtao Zhu: Methods and devices for fabricating and assembling printable semiconductor elements. The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Greenlee Sullivan P C, July 19, 2011: US07982296 (177 worldwide citation)

The invention provides methods and devices for fabricating printable semiconductor elements and assembling printable semiconductor elements onto substrate surfaces. Methods, devices and device components of the present invention are capable of generating a wide range of flexible electronic and optoe ...


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Pallab Midya, Philip T Krein, Robert J Turnbull: Self-excited power minimizer/maximizer for switching power converters and switching motor drive applications. The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, September 1, 1998: US05801519 (177 worldwide citation)

In any steady-state optimization problem, the output being optimized could be a nonmonotonic function of the controlled variable. Often the output is dependent on the temperature, the load impedance, and other unknown and variable quantities. Thus, it is very useful to have an automatic tuning schem ...