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Robert James Fleming: Enhanced heat mirror films. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, Lisa P Fulton, May 8, 2007: US07215473 (152 worldwide citation)

A heat mirror film containing visible light-transmissive and infrared reflective film comprising a birefringent dielectric multilayer support that reflects at least 50% of light in a band at least 100 nm wide in a wavelength region of interest, a metal or metal alloy layer whose thickness is such th ...


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Douglas B Gundel, Dennis M Brunner: Electrode for electrochemical sensors. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, November 13, 2007: US07294246 (106 worldwide citation)

Provided are electrochemical circuits with electrodes having a main body section and at least one neck section wherein the width of at least a portion of the neck section is less than the width of the narrowest portion of the main body section, and an insulative layer over a portion of the conductiv ...


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Douglas B Gundel: Circuit for electrochemical sensor strip. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, September 2, 2008: US07419573 (87 worldwide citation)

Provided is an electrochemical sensor strip having circuits comprising electrodes in an electrode region connected to contact pads in a contact region by conductive traces wherein the electrode region is off-set from the contact region in both an x direction parallel to the length of the sensor stri ...


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Pradip K Bandyopadhyay: Interlocking fastener including adhesive portions. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, March 9, 2004: US06701580 (84 worldwide citation)

An interlocking fastener, preferably in the form of an elongate strip, holds at least one object in a substantially immobile condition. The interlocking fastener comprises a backing sheet having a first side opposite a second side and a first end opposite a second end. A plurality of first connectin ...


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Tatsunori Koyanagi: Multi-layer double-sided wiring board and method of fabricating the same. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, October 12, 2004: US06803528 (81 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are multi-layer double-sided wiring boards having an insulating layer with an opening, conductive layers on both surfaces of the insulating layer and on the inside of the opening, and an interface layer between the insulating layer and portions of the conductive layers wherein the c ...


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Moses Mekala David, Brian John Gates, Brian Kenneth Nelson, Louis C Haddad, Joel Rivard Dufresne: Diamond-like glass thin films. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, Douglas B Little, February 24, 2004: US06696157 (73 worldwide citation)

A diamond-like glass film is disclosed. In specific implementations, the film includes a diamond-like glass containing at least about 30 atomic percent carbon, at least about 25 atomic percent silicon, and less than or equal to about 45 atomic percent oxygen on a hydrogen-free basis. The diamond-lik ...


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Christopher G Dunn, Nathan P Kreutter: Hard disk drive suspension with integral flexible circuit. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, May 11, 2004: US06735052 (47 worldwide citation)

A disk drive suspension assembly including an elongated polymeric base member having a plurality of traces formed directly on a first surface thereof and a reference voltage layer formed on a second surface thereof. A support member is formed directly on at least a portion of the reference voltage l ...


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Mark F Sylvester, David A Hanson, William G Petefish: Interconnect module with reduced power distribution impedance. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, January 25, 2005: US06847527 (45 worldwide citation)

An interconnect module for an integrated circuit chip incorporates a thin, high dielectric constant embedded capacitor structure to provide reduced power distribution impedance, and thereby promote higher frequency operation. The interconnect module is capable of reliably attaching an integrated cir ...


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John D Geissinger, Paul M Harvey, Robert R Kieschke: Electronic package with integrated capacitor. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, Darla P Fonseca, June 20, 2006: US07064412 (44 worldwide citation)

An electronic package including a conductive trace layer having a first side and a second side. The conductive trace layer is patterned to define a plurality of interconnect pads. A flexible dielectric substrate is mounted on the first side of the conductive trace layer. A flexible capacitor includi ...


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Richard J Scherer, Jerome P Dattilo, Frank J Cuzze: Connector apparatus. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Melanie G Gover, August 15, 2006: US07090501 (41 worldwide citation)

A connector system includes a circuit board having a plurality of holes extending therethrough. First and second connector bodies, each having a front wall, are positioned on first and second sides of the circuit board, respectively. The front walls of the connector bodies have a plurality of signal ...