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Martin T Gerber, John C Rondoni: Medtronic, Campbell Nelson Whipps, August 25, 2009: US07580752 (82 worldwide citation)

In general, the disclosure is directed to an implantable neurostimulator and system capable of providing adaptive neurostimulation therapy to alleviate fecal or urinary incontinence. The neurostimulator operates according to a set of stimulation parameters stored in memory. During operation, informa ...


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Yiran Chen, Hai Li, Wenzhong Zhu, Xiaobin Wang, Henry Huang, Hongyue Liu: Resistive sense memory calibration for self-reference read method. Seagate Technology, Campbell Nelson Whipps, March 1, 2011: US07898838 (68 worldwide citation)

Resistive memory calibration for self-reference read methods are described. One method of self-reference reading a resistive memory unit includes setting a plurality of resistive memory units to a first resistive data state. The resistive memory units forms a memory array. Reading a sensed resistive ...


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Lisa Lynn Shafer: Device and method for inhibiting release of pro-inflammatory mediator. Medtronic, Campbell Nelson Whipps, August 3, 2010: US07769442 (48 worldwide citation)

Stimulation of one or more neurons of the sympathetic nervous system, including the splenic nerve, is provided to attenuate an immune response, including an inflammatory immune response. Devices such as pulse generators and drug pumps may be used to stimulate the sympathetic nervous system to attenu ...


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Jennifer J Zhao, Micah A Litow, Rajesh Iyer, Dawit Y Belete, Simon E Goldman, Shawn D Knowles: Filtering capacitor feedthrough assembly. Medtronic, Campbell Nelson Whipps, March 10, 2009: US07502217 (35 worldwide citation)

A filtering capacitor feedthrough assembly for an implantable active medical device is disclosed. The filtering capacitor feedthrough assembly includes a capacitor having an aperture, the capacitor is electrically grounded to an electrically conductive feedthrough ferrule or housing of the implantab ...


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Shaoping Li, Insik Jin, Zheng Gao, Eileen Yan, Kaizhong Gao, Haiwen Xi, Song Xue: Structures for resistive random access memory cells. Seagate Technology, Campbell Nelson Whipps, August 16, 2011: US08000128 (35 worldwide citation)

A resistive random access memory (RRAM) cell that includes a first electrode having a lower portion, a continuous side portion and an upper portion, the lower portion and the continuous side portion having an outer surface and an inner surface; a resistive layer having a lower portion, a continuous ...


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Jennifer J Zhao, Micah A Litow, Rajesh Iyer, Dawit Y Belete, Simon E Goldman, Shawn D Knowles: Filtering capacitor feedthrough assembly. Medtronic, Campbell Nelson Whipps, April 27, 2010: US07706124 (30 worldwide citation)

A filtering capacitor feedthrough assembly for an implantable active medical device is disclosed. The filtering capacitor feedthrough assembly includes a capacitor having an aperture, the capacitor is electrically grounded to an electrically conductive feedthrough ferrule or housing of the implantab ...


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Paul E Anderson, Song S Xue: Memory cell with radial barrier. Seagate Technology, Campbell Nelson Whipps, October 25, 2011: US08043732 (28 worldwide citation)

Magnetic tunnel junction cells and methods of making magnetic tunnel junction cells that include a radially protective layer extending proximate at least the ferromagnetic free layer of the cell. The radially protective layer can be specifically chosen in thickness, deposition method, material compo ...


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Haiwen Xi, Song S Xue: Write verify method for resistive random access memory. Seagate Technology, Campbell Nelson Whipps, November 2, 2010: US07826248 (25 worldwide citation)

Write verify methods for resistance random access memory (RRAM) are provided. The methods include applying a reset operation voltage pulse across a RRAM cell to change a resistance of the RRAM cell from a low resistance state to a high resistance state and setting a counter to zero. Then the method ...


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Insik Jin, Yang Li, Dadi Setiadi, Song S Xue: Non-volatile memory cell with enhanced filament formation characteristics. Seagate Technology, Campbell Nelson Whipps, September 14, 2010: US07795606 (25 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for constructing a non-volatile memory cell, such as a modified RRAM cell. In some embodiments, a memory cell comprises a resistive storage layer disposed between a first electrode layer and a second electrode layer. Further in some embodiments, the storage layer has a localized ...


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Erhard T Schreck, Gang Herbert Lin: Recessed write pole for perpendicular recording. Campbell Nelson Whipps, May 12, 2009: US07532434 (24 worldwide citation)

A disk drive having a head with a recessed write pole for perpendicular recording to a disk. The head also includes a read element, a first shield and a second shield that share a common plane, and the write pole is recessed relative to the plane, thereby reducing pole tip protrusion.



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