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Michael L Emens, Reiner Kraft: System and technique for suggesting alternate query expressions based on prior user selections and their query strings. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert Curcio, Leonard T Guzman, DeLio & Peterson, December 30, 2003: US06671681 (162 worldwide citation)

An invention for monitoring user choices and selections on a search result web page and providing alternative query expressions to further narrow and enhance the user's search. Monitoring and recording user choices and selections is achieved by a query manager. Query strings are then standardiz ...


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Mark Lenz: Fluorescent light and motion detector with quick plug release and troubleshooting capabilities. Robert Curcio, DeLio & Peterson, July 18, 2000: US06091200 (103 worldwide citation)

An energy saving fluorescent light fixture for small confined areas predominant in residential settings, having a motion detector with a quick plug connector capable of attaching and detaching the detector from the light fixture base. Additional trouble-shooting capabilities are provided by dedicate ...


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James W Adkisson, Arne W Ballantine, Ramachandra Divakaruni, Jeffrey B Johnson, Erin C Jones, Hon Sum P Wong: Method for making multiple threshold voltage FET using multiple work-function gate materials. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert Curcio, Richard A Henkler, DeLio & Peterson, September 28, 2004: US06797553 (99 worldwide citation)

A shorter gate length FET for very large scale integrated circuit chips is achieved by providing a wafer with multiple threshold voltages. Multiple threshold voltages are developed by combining multiple work function gate materials. The gate materials are geometrically aligned in a predetermined pat ...


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Werner Wild, Rudolf Peschka: Co-axial push-pull plug-in connector. Rosenberger Hochfrequenztechnik & Co KG, DeLio & Peterson, Robert Curcio, July 5, 2011: US07972158 (78 worldwide citation)

An RF plug connector having a plug head on which a sliding sleeve is seated which can be rotated, can be moved axially and clasps a radially elastic collet (4) in such a manner that the sliding sleeve compresses the collet radially in the coupled state, the design can be considerably simplified in c ...


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Roger W Fleury, Jon A Patrick: Method for testing semiconductor devices. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert Curcio, Robert A Walsh, DeLio & Peterson, January 28, 2003: US06512392 (72 worldwide citation)

Method for determining a more efficient quality assurance or reliability test screen without falsely rejecting, i.e., over stressing, short channel length devices during voltage stress test screening. Short channel lengths devices fabricated on a semiconductor wafer have a higher tendency to fail at ...


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Peter J Brofman, John U Knickerbocker, Sudipta K Ray, Kathleen A Stalter: Z-axis compressible polymer with fine metal matrix suspension. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert Curcio, Ira D Blecker, DeLio & Peterson, August 7, 2001: US06270363 (66 worldwide citation)

A compressible interposer comprising an interposer sheet having a plurality of apertures filled with a dielectric material having a substantially uniform suspension of conductive particles therein forming a plurality of conductive sites. Preferably, the number of conductive sites on the interposer a ...


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Armen G Ketchedjian: Oxygen delivery, oxygen detection, carbon dioxide monitoring (ODODAC) apparatus and method. Robert Curcio, DeLio & Peterson, June 19, 2001: US06247470 (61 worldwide citation)

A respiratory device is disclosed that optimizes delivery of oxygen and detection of carbon dioxide to a user through the use of a flexible lever arm and mouthpiece which may be adjusted to deliver the oxygen toward the user's oral and nasal cavities, and detect carbon dioxide, exhaled by the u ...


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Kenneth J Goodnow, Michel S Michail, Janak G Patel, Wilbur D Pricer, Sebastian T Ventrone: Apparatus and method for efficient battery utilization in portable personal computers. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert Curcio, Eugene I Shkurko, DeLio & Peterson, December 26, 2000: US06167524 (56 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method controlling power consumption in portable personal computers by dynamically allocating power to the system logic. Expected total power consumption is calculated and compared to an optimum power efficiency value. The expected power consumption values for each execution unit ar ...


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Somnath Nag: Method of implementing air-gap technology for low capacitance ILD in the damascene scheme. Novellus Systems, Robert Curcio, DeLio & Peterson, April 10, 2001: US06214719 (52 worldwide citation)

Air-gap technology is introduced in the damascene scheme, reducing the capacitance between interconnect metal lines on an integrated circuit substrate, and ultimately enhancing the speed of the device. Reduction of extraneous signal energy (cross-talk) from traversing from one metal line to another ...


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Eugene R Atwood, Joseph A Benenati, Giulio DiGiacomo, Horatio Quinones: Thermal enhancement approach using solder compositions in the liquid state. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert Curcio, DeLio & Peterson, August 28, 2001: US06281573 (49 worldwide citation)

Solder compositions are introduced to interface between an IC chip and its associated heat exchanger cover. The solder compositions have a solidus-liquidus temperature range that encompasses the IC chip operational temperature range. The solder composition has the desired property of absorbing and r ...