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Masaki Murakami, Hiroki Ishikawa, Yasuhiko Kenmochi: Sweeper device. Uni Charm Corporation, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, October 6, 1998: US05815878 (46 worldwide citation)

A sweeper device including a head, a stick mounted on an upper surface of the head and a sweeping sheet detachably attached to the head, a pair of clamping members being provided in a transversely symmetric relationship with respective inner ends thereof being opposed to each other, each of the clam ...


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Arthur M Howald, John P Holland: Electrostatic dechucking method and apparatus for dielectric workpieces in vacuum processors. LAM Research Corporation, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, September 26, 2000: US06125025 (45 worldwide citation)

A glass workpiece processed in a vacuum plasma processing chamber is dechucked from a monopolar electrostatic chuck by gradually reducing the chucking voltage during processing while maintaining the voltage high enough to clamp the workpiece. The chucking voltage during processing is controlled in r ...


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Yuji Kanno: Dictionary and index creating system and document retrieval system. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, January 2, 2001: US06169999 (45 worldwide citation)

A high-speed document retrieval system creates a regular expression dictionary and a word index on the basis of a retrieval document and a word dictionary to conduct retrieval to a document through the regular expression dictionary and the word index at a high speed. A regular expression dictionary ...


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Tsuyoshi Ueno, Masato Ishikawa, Hideki Yasukawa: Agent communication system with dynamic change of declaratory script destination and behavior. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, April 4, 2000: US06047311 (45 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an agent communication system, which can reduce special environment as far as possible, can interactively communicate with users, can cope with dynamic situations and can operate intelligently. The electronic mail passes through electronic mail delivery means 103 and e ...


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Masaki Souma, Kenji Nagao: Feature extraction system and face image recognition system. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, May 4, 1999: US05901244 (45 worldwide citation)

A feature extraction system for statistically analyzing a set of samples of feature vectors to calculate a feature being an index for a pattern identification, which is capable of identifying confusing data with a high robustness. In this system, a storage section stores a feature vector inputted th ...


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Kwang Kyun Jang: Skin perforating apparatus for transdermal medication. Samsung Electro-Mechanics, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, December 1, 1998: US05843114 (44 worldwide citation)

A skin perforating member for an insulin patch, which is for disposing a human skin before administering insulin transdermally. By a pressure sensing arrangement instailed on both sides of a skin perforating member, a user can learn whether scarring a skin is properly going on at the sight of a pilo ...


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Kazuaki Takahashi, Mitsuo Makimoto: Millimeter waveguide and a circuit apparatus using the same. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, November 23, 1999: US05990768 (44 worldwide citation)

A millimeter waveguide is disclosed which includes: a first single crystal substrate having a groove therein; a conductor film on a surface of said groove and a surface of said first single crystal substrate connected to said surface of said groove; a second single crystal substrate covering said co ...


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Daniel Martin, Christian Grezes, Annick Seghers: Method of prepaying for consumption of telephone calls. France Telecom, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, June 1, 1999: US05909485 (43 worldwide citation)

To limit the risk of unpaid telephone calls to be set up from a predetermined terminal via a switched telephone network, a prepayment for consumption of such calls comprises setting up a call from any terminal to a prepayment server via the switched telephone network in order to transmit a message i ...


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Yasushi Inoue, Yasushi Sayama, Shunsuke Fujino: Disposable diaper. Uni Charm Corporation, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, September 7, 1999: US05947949 (43 worldwide citation)

A disposable diaper includes a liquid-permeable topsheet, a liquid-impermeable backsheet and an absorbent core therebetween. A pair of contractible leg-gasket cuffs extend outward beyond transversely opposite side edges of the absorbent core and a pair of contractible barrier cuffs extend adjacent t ...


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Naohiko Noguchi, Masako Nomoto: Document retrieval system for retrieving a necessary document. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, November 23, 1999: US05991755 (43 worldwide citation)

One or more important sentence structural functional units are extracted from an important portion of each of a plurality of documents, and one or more input sentence structural functional units are extracted from an input sentence. Each of the functional units is a noun phrase, a verb phrase, a pai ...