Douglas N Modlin, Glenn R Edwards, John C Owicki, Michael T Taylor, Samuel A Marquiss: Sample analysis systems. Molecular Devices Corporation, Kolisch Hartwell P C, January 3, 2006: US06982431 (182 worldwide citation)

Systems, and components thereof, for analyzing samples. These systems include apparatus and methods for generating, transmitting, detecting, and/or analyzing light, including without limitation high-throughput optical screening devices for analyzing samples at one or more assay sites. These systems ...

Robert G Wendt, Scott Wiedeman, Jeffrey S Britt, Douglas G Mason: Nozzle-based, vapor-phase, plume delivery structure for use in production of thin-film deposition layer. Global Solar Energy, Kolisch Hartwell P C, March 20, 2007: US07194197 (162 worldwide citation)

A vapor deposition source including a crucible configured to hold a quantity of molten constituent material and at least one nozzle to pass vapor evaporated from the molten constituent material out of the crucible.

Suketu J Pandya, Hariharan Lakshmanan: Software, systems and methods for managing a distributed network. Centrisoft Corporation, Kolisch Hartwell P C, December 30, 2003: US06671724 (153 worldwide citation)

Software, systems and methods for managing a distributed network environment including a plurality of computers interconnected by a network link, where at least some of the computers include a layered communications protocol stack for providing a data interface between an application program and the ...

Jay E Gerow: Method, apparatus and gaming set for use in a progressive game. ZDI Gaming, Kolisch Hartwell P C, July 29, 2003: US06599187 (135 worldwide citation)

A pull-tab gaming set, a progressive pull-tab gaming system and a method of operating a progressive pull-tab game. The gaming set includes a plurality of pull-tab cards. The gaming section contains indicia of a redemption value of the card which is unascertainable until the gaming section is reveale ...

Randall J Huebner, Steven P Horst: Adjustable bone plates. Acumed, Kolisch Hartwell P C, August 15, 2006: US07090676 (127 worldwide citation)

Bone plates having an adjustable joint, and methods of using the bone plates to fix bones.

Cynthia Woll, Lisa Strom, Alan Cusolito: Computer game and method of playing the same. Mattel, Kolisch Hartwell P C, September 2, 2003: US06612501 (127 worldwide citation)

A method of playing a computer game and the game itself, using a computer and a plurality of collectible trading cards that each has a unique code that is hidden under a removable coating. The game may be played by removing the coating from one of the trading cards and inputting the unique code on t ...

Scott C Justice, Eric L Hopper, Ken C Obrist: Fraud prevention system and method. Vesta Corporation, Kolisch Hartwell P C, February 4, 2003: US06516056 (117 worldwide citation)

A system and method for preventing fraud. The method typically includes identifying one or more fraud indicators and examining past transactions and/or a pending transaction associated with the account for the presence of the fraud indicators. The method also includes, by said examining, detecting a ...

Suketu J Pandya, Varad V Joshi: Software, systems and methods for managing a distributed network. Centrisoft Corporation, Kolisch Hartwell P C, August 21, 2007: US07260635 (115 worldwide citation)

A system and method for managing network bandwidth consumption. The system may include an agent module loadable on a networked computer and configured to aid in managing bandwidth consumption within a network. The agent module is configured to obtain an allocation of network bandwidth usable by the ...

Sergio Landau, James M Bonicatto, Robert A Miller: Single-use needle-less hypodermic jet injection apparatus and method. Bioject, Kolisch Hartwell P C, August 31, 2004: US06783509 (110 worldwide citation)

A needleless injector system including: a first injector assembly; a gas capsule disposed within the first injector assembly and containing pressurized gas, with a pierceable surface at the forward end thereof to provide an injection source; a gas capsule piercing member disposed within the first in ...

Douglas N Modlin, John C Owicki, Jon F Petersen, Todd E French, Carl L Wright, Jeanne A Ruiz, Lorne E Bechtel: Multi-mode light detection system. Molecular Devices Corporation, Kolisch Hartwell P C, November 30, 2004: US06825921 (108 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for combining multiple modes and methods of optical detection, postprocessing, and/or feedback loops in bioanalytical measurements. The methods may include (1) positioning a composition at an examination site in a multi-mode instrument; (2) detecting light transmitted form the ...