Osamu Yamanaka, Hiroshi Sugihara, Minoru Shibata, Shuichi Koyama, Masahiro Ono: Interior illuminating apparatus for vehicle. Toyoda Gosei, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, March 29, 2005: US06871986 (186 worldwide citation)

An interior illuminating apparatus for a vehicle includes an interior rear-view minor which is connected and fixed to an interior ceiling of the vehicle for observing the rear. An LED is provided in a vicinity of the interior rear-view mirror at a forward position in a traveling direction of the veh ...

Jeffrey Owen Kephart: System and method for hindering undesired transmission or receipt of electronic messages. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick Esq, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, May 4, 2004: US06732149 (163 worldwide citation)

A system and method of hindering an undesirable transmission or receipt of electronic messages within a network of users includes the steps of determining that transmission or receipt of at least one specific electronic message is undesirable; automatically extracting detection data that permits det ...

Masaaki Abe: Ball-grid-array semiconductor device with protruding terminals. NEC Corporation, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, June 25, 2002: US06410979 (163 worldwide citation)

There is provided a ball-grid-array semiconductor device. The semiconductor device has a semiconductor element sealed with a resin material. In addition, a lead frame is connected to the semiconductor element in the resin material. The lead frame is provided with terminal portions that protrude thro ...


Jonathan Zanhong Sun: Current-induced magnetic switching device and memory including the same. International Business Machines Corporation, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, July 3, 2001: US06256223 (160 worldwide citation)

A magnetic switching device, includes a first electrode, a second electrode, and a nanoparticle having a magnetic moment and being disposed between the first and second electrodes. At least one of the first electrode and the second electrode includes a magnetic material which has a net spin polariza ...

Toru Matsumoto: Electrochemical sensor having a reference electrode. NEC Corporation, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, August 10, 2004: US06773563 (157 worldwide citation)

An electrochemical sensor based on a three-electrode method containing a reference electrode, comprising: A working electrode

Steven J Mastrianni, Ajay Mohindra, Dennis G Shea: Method and apparatus for a centralized facility for administering and performing connectivity and information management tasks for a mobile user. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick Esq, McGinn Gibb PLLC, September 2, 2003: US06615276 (156 worldwide citation)

A software facility for administering and executing connectivity and information management tasks for a portable device, includes a module for selectively adding, deleting, and editing a location object, and a module for selectively initiating a request for a connection, disconnection, and informati ...

Akio Kuramoto: Antenna apparatus and electronic toll collection system and electronic toll collection method using the same. NEC Corporation, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, January 27, 2004: US06683580 (154 worldwide citation)

In an antenna apparatus and the electronic toll collection (hereinafter, abbreviated to an ETC) system using it, an antenna apparatus (

Christopher Bruce Murray, Shouheng Sun: Method for producing nanoparticles of transition metals. International Business Machines Corporation, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, July 17, 2001: US06262129 (151 worldwide citation)

A method of forming nanoparticles includes steps of forming a metal precursor solution from a transition metal, injecting the metal precursor solution to the surfactant solution, adding a flocculent to cause nanoparticles to precipitate out of solution without permanent agglomeration, and adding a h ...

Stephen M Gates, Roy E Scheuerlein: Formation of arrays of microelectronic elements. International Business Machines Corporation, Marian Underweiser Esq, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, May 21, 2002: US06391658 (149 worldwide citation)

Arrays of microelectronic elements such as magnetorestive memory elements and FET's, including dual-gate FET's, are fabricated by methods involving a host wafer and a first wafer on which part of the microelectronic elements are separately formed. Conductive elements such as metal-filled v ...