Craig Allen
Jaime E Garcia, Craig Allen Carroll: Optical alignment system for power tool. Black & Decker, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, August 30, 2005: US06937336 (18 worldwide citation)

A power tool having a work surface and a spindle attached to the power tool and defining an axis of operation of the power tool. In one embodiment, the power tool may include a bracket above the work surface. The bracket may include first and second bracket receptacles and first second holders movab ...

Sean T Forde, Steven W Opolski: Over-the-wire interlock attachment/detachment mechanism. NMT Medical, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, August 30, 2005: US06936058 (205 worldwide citation)

The over-the-wire interlock attachment/detachment mechanism includes a cylindrical lock receiving section of a small diameter attached to an implantable medical device such as a blood clot filter, a stent, or a septal occluder. This cylindrical lock receiving section has a plurality of spaced, curve ...

Keith H Rubin, James M Sellers, Haydn B Taylor: Apparatus and method for rapid auto-injection of medication. Seedlings Life Science Ventures, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, December 27, 2005: US06979316 (169 worldwide citation)

An auto-injector for rapid delivery of a bolus of injectable medication has a generally flat, sealed housing with small peripheral dimensions, approximating those of a credit card. A syringe, configured to be contained within the flat housing is pre-filled with the medication. The housing contains a ...

Hongwei Song, Vijayakumar Bhagavatula, Jingfeng Liu: Encoding method using a low density parity check code with a column weight of two. Carnegie Mellon University, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, June 6, 2006: US07058873 (163 worldwide citation)

A method for communicating binary data and a digital communication system are presented. According to one embodiment, the method includes encoding a message word by multiplying the message word with a generator matrix, wherein the generator matrix multiplied by the transpose of a parity check matrix ...

Robert Hunt, Larkin Lowrey, Matthew Banet: Small-scale, integrated vehicle telematics device. Reynolds & Reynolds Holdings, Stephen C Glazier, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart, Nicholson Graham, October 18, 2005: US06957133 (143 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention relate to a wireless appliance for monitoring a vehicle. In an embodiment, the appliance includes: (1) a microprocessor; (2) a vehicle-communication circuit; (3) a GPS module; and (4) a wireless transmitter. The wireless transmitter receives and transmits locatio ...

Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, Tomasz Kowalewski, David N Lambeth, James Spanswick, Nicolay V Tsarevsky: Process for the preparation of nanostructured materials. Carnegie Mellon University, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, June 6, 2006: US07056455 (136 worldwide citation)

The present invention comprises a novel process for the preparation of carbon based structured materials with controlled topology, morphology and functionality. The nanostructured materials are prepared by controlled carbonization, or pyrolysis, of precursors comprising phase separated copolymers. T ...

Christopher L Petersen, Edward I McNamara, Ronald B Lamport, Michael Atlas, Joseph M Schmitt, Paul Magnin, Eric A Swanson: Scanning miniature optical probes with optical distortion correction and rotational control. LightLab Imaging, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, May 10, 2005: US06891984 (120 worldwide citation)

Optical probes having a diameter less than substantially 500 μm for use in scanning light from a long, highly flexible fiber to a sample. In one embodiment the probe includes a viscous damping fluid suitable to prevent non-uniform rotational distortion (NURD).

Anthony H Handal, Gary Marple, H Donald Wilson, Michael Lessac: Speech training method with alternative proper pronunciation database. Lessac Technology, Anthony H Handal, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, November 8, 2005: US06963841 (114 worldwide citation)

In accordance with a present invention speech training system is disclosed. It uses a microphone to receive audible sounds input by a user into a first computing device having a program with a database consisting of (i) digital representations of known audible sounds and associated alphanumeric repr ...

Miklos Erdosy, Vasile V Cosofret: Liquid junction reference electrode and methods of use thereof. Instrumentation Laboratory Company, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, May 24, 2005: US06896793 (113 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a durable and reliable miniature liquid junction reference electrode for use with at least one electrode (e.g., an electrochemical sensor cartridge) for measuring certain characteristics of a fluid sample such as blood or other body fluid.

Leslie Stroh: Trade financing method, instruments and systems. Trade Finance Service Corporation, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, December 26, 2006: US07155409 (111 worldwide citation)

A simplified trade finance method useful, inter alia, in international trade in goods or services, a “traded product”, can employ one, and preferably two, novel, modified bills of exchange. A first bill of exchange, which is a payment draft, is executed by a buyer B, and returned to seller S prior t ...