Purnabha Majumder, Balakrishna Kumthekar, Nimish Rameshbhai Shah, John Mowchenko, Pramit Anikumar Chavda, Yoshihisa Kojima, Hiroaki Yoshida, Vamsi Boppana: Method of IC design optimization via creation of design-specific cells from post-layout patterns. Open Silicon, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle L, May 10, 2011: US07941776 (100 worldwide citation)

A closed-loop IC design optimization process by automatically or manually creating design-specific cells with desired characteristics (e.g., performance, area, power, noise, etc.), which will be then implemented as a standard cell (also known hereafter as metacell), from a set of post-layout pattern ...

Shinichi Yasuda: Semiconductor integrated circuit. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle L, June 4, 2013: US08456892 (41 worldwide citation)

According to one embodiment, a semiconductor integrated circuit includes first and second resistance change type memory element and first and second switches. The first resistance change type memory element includes a first terminal connected to a first power supply and a second terminal connected t ...

Richard Curtis Cleavinger, Kent D Prosch: Method and system for ordering priority commands on a commodity disk drive. International Business Machines Corporation, Noreen Krall Esq, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle L, IBM Corporation, October 9, 2001: US06301639 (10 worldwide citation)

In a computer system including a disk controller and a disk drive, the disk controller determines whether to issue a command to the disk drive by considering both a priority level associated with the command, and a pending workload of the disk drive.

Hashem Zare Hoseini, Izzet Kale, Richard Charles Spicer Morling: Digital to analogue conversion. University of Westminster, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle L, July 14, 2009: US07561089 (5 worldwide citation)

A method of Digital to Analogue conversion of an input signal Do for suppressing the effect of clock-jitter in a Delta-Sigma analogue to digital converter, or class D amplifier, comprises charging a capacitor to a reference voltage value (Vref) during a first phase (φ) of a clock signal, discharging ...

Edmund Gress: Role-playing game. Edmund Gress, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle L, June 25, 2013: US08469361 (4 worldwide citation)

There is provided a game in which a first game piece has a first game piece level value, a second game piece has a second game piece level value, and a third game piece has a third game piece level value. The first game piece also has an attacking ability value such that the first game piece, when w ...

Daisuke Murayama, Noriyuki Oota, Noriki Miki: Bandwidth allocation method and passive optical network system. Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle L, January 1, 2013: US08346083 (4 worldwide citation)

An optical line terminal calculates a requirement threshold for each optical subscriber unit based on a difference between the time average allocated bandwidth of each optical subscriber unit and the target bandwidth, and notifies a corresponding optical subscriber unit of the calculated requirement ...

Ivan Sinicco, Andreas Huegli, Jurgen Josef Dillmann: Mounting interface for a photovoltaic module. Tel Solar, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle, February 24, 2015: US08962973 (3 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a mounting interface configured for a photovoltaic module (1) comprising a backside (2) having an overall backside surface size (4, 5), the mounting interface comprising at least six mounting elements (3) attachable to the backside (2) of the photovoltaic module (1) for moun ...

Stephen J Fonash, A Kaan Kalkan: Micro-protrusion arrays fabricated by e-beam exposure. The Penn State Research Foundation, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle, September 30, 2003: US06627842 (3 worldwide citation)

The method of the invention produces protruding features on a glass layer. Initially, a conductive layer is applied to the glass layer and is coupled to a source of reference potential. This conductive layer prevents a build-up of electrons in the glass layer when it is exposed to an electron beam. ...

Larry L Talbott: Process for the uniform coloration of cheese. Rhodia, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle, October 1, 2002: US06458394 (2 worldwide citation)

An improved method for the uniform coloration of cheese comprises binding or associating a food grade water-soluble annatto colorant with a renaturable casein carrier which is then dispersed within the milk source that is processed into the final cheese product. The method comprises the improved par ...

Harald Rosenfeldt, Greg Van Wiggeren, Douglas M Baney: Determination of a property of an optical device. Agilent Technologies, Paul D Greeley Esq, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero and Perle, August 22, 2002: US20020113972-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

A method and an apparatus for determination of properties, e.g. of elements of the Jones matrix of an optical device under test, comprising the steps of: producing an incoming light beam, splitting the light beam into a first light beam and a second light beam, coupling the first light beam, prefera ...