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Bong Su Ko, Jae Hyun Kim, Seok Ho Youn: Method and apparatus for tailoring the appearance of a graphical user interface. C C R, Edward C Kwok Esq, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, September 18, 2001: US06292185 (66 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for tailoring the appearance of a graphical user interface, specifically an internet web browser. A host server receives a request over the internet or an intranet for a web page. The host server provides the necessary data and executable files for the user's personal com ...


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Andrew Chou, Benjamin Van Roy, John Tsitsiklis: Location-determination method and apparatus. Enuvis, Edward C Kwok Esq, Stefano Casaoei, February 25, 2003: US06525688 (57 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the invention provide a location-determination system that includes several transmitters and at least one receiver. Each transmitter transmits a signal that includes a unique periodically-repeating component, and the receiver receives a reference signal. Based on the received ref ...


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Howard Y M Tang, Albert Chan, Cyrus Y Tsui, Ju Shen: Method and structure dynamic in-system programming. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, Edward C Kwok Esq, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, March 12, 2002: US06356107 (50 worldwide citation)

An input/output circuit in an In-system programmable (ISP) logic device allows an output signal from a boundary scan register to be provided as output during programming operations of said ISP logic device. Thus, the ISP logic circuit can provide valid data output to other circuits interfaced to the ...


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Howard Y M Tang, Albert Chan, Cyrus Y Tsui, Ju Shen: Method and structure for dynamic in-system programming. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, Edward C Kwok Esq, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, October 16, 2001: US06304099 (47 worldwide citation)

An input/output circuit in an In-system programmable (ISP) logic device allows an output signal from a boundary scan register to be provided as output during programming operations of said ISP logic device. Thus, the ISP logic circuit can provide valid data output to other circuits interfaced to the ...


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Benjamin Van Roy, John Tsitsiklis, Andrew Chou: Location-determination method and apparatus. Enuvis, Edward C Kwok Esq, February 25, 2003: US06525687 (39 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the invention provide a location-determination system that includes a number of transmitters and at least one receiver. Based on a reference signal received by the receiver, this location-determination system identifies an estimated location of the receiver within a region. In so ...


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Valery Dubin, Chiu Ting: Copper-aluminum metallization. Advanced Micro Devices, Edward C Kwok Esq, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, August 7, 2001: US06271591 (35 worldwide citation)

A method for fabricating copper-aluminum metallization utilizing the technique of electroless copper deposition is described. The method provides a self-encapsulated copper-aluminum metallization structure.


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Shih tsun Alexander Chou, Keh Jeng Chang, Robert G Mathews: Methods for determining on-chip interconnect process parameters. Sequence Design, Edward C Kwok Esq, Skjerven Morrill Macpherson, September 18, 2001: US06291254 (22 worldwide citation)

A method provides estimations of physical interconnect process parameter values in a process for manufacturing integrated circuits. The method includes fabricating test structures each providing a value of a measurable quantity corresponding to a value within a range of values of the physical interc ...


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Albert Z H Wang, Chen H Tsay, Peter Deane: Dual direction over-voltage and over-current IC protection device and its cell structure. National Semiconductor Corporation, Edward C Kwok Esq, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, April 2, 2002: US06365924 (22 worldwide citation)

A two terminal ESD protection structure formed by an alternating arrangement of adjacent p-n-p-n-p semiconductor regions provides protection against both positive and negative ESD pulses. When an ESD pulse appears across the two terminals of the ESD protection structure, one of the inherent n-p-n-p ...


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Daniel D Grove: Interpreter for stack-based languages. ATI International, Edward C Kwok Esq, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, March 20, 2001: US06205578 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an improved interpreter for stack-based languages. In one embodiment, a method includes executing a first interpreter for a first state, and executing a second interpreter for a second state. In particular, the first state indicates that no elements of a stack are stor ...


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Ali Alasti, Govind V Malalur: Two-port memory to connect a microprocessor bus to multiple peripherals. ATI International, Edward C Kwok Esq, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, July 17, 2001: US06263390 (18 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a two-port memory to connect a microprocessor bus to multiple peripherals. In one embodiment, an apparatus for an IO gateway subsystem of a microprocessor includes a bus of the microprocessor connected to a two-port memory, and a first peripheral connected to the two-p ...