Ravi Laxman
Patrick A Van Cleemput, Ravi Kumar Laxman, Jen Shu, Michelle T Schulberg, Bunsen Nie: Method to deposit SiOCH films with dielectric constant below 3.0. Novellus Systems, Tom Chen, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, January 22, 2002: US06340628 (92 worldwide citation)

A chemical vapor deposition (CVD) process uses a precursor gas, such as with a siloxane or alkylsilane, and a carbon-dioxide-containing gas, such as CO

Benoit Sevigny
Benoit Sevigny: Processing image data. Discreet Logic, Alan H MacPherson, Omkar K Suryadevara, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, April 18, 2000: US06052109 (1 worldwide citation)

Displayed picture points are re-locatable in response to manual operation of an interface device such as a stylus or a mouse etc. The interface device is activated, by being placed into pressure or by clicking, and an identified picture point is subsequently moved in response to manual operation of ...

Parichay Saxena
Parichay Saxena, Sheng Dong, Alexandra Nsonwu: Voice recognition for animated agent-based navigation. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, David W Heid, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, April 23, 2002: US06377928 (116 worldwide citation)

A method of operation of a computer system for processing an arbitrary document such as a World Wide Web page to provide additional information not immediately available from the raw, unprocessed document. This additional information allows a user to navigate and control the content of the document ...



Boaz Eitan: Two bit non-volatile electrically erasable and programmable semiconductor memory cell utilizing asymmetrical charge trapping. Saifun Semiconductors, Alan H MacPherson, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, January 4, 2000: US06011725 (1121 worldwide citation)

A non-volatile electrically erasable programmable read only memory (EEPROM) capable of storing two bit of information having a nonconducting charge trapping dielectric, such as silicon nitride, sandwiched between two silicon dioxide layers acting as electrical insulators is disclosed. The invention ...

Kyoichi Suwa: Focusing and tilting adjustment system for lithography aligner, manufacturing apparatus or inspection apparatus. Nikon Precision, Norman R Klivans, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, October 20, 1998: US05825043 (948 worldwide citation)

Improvements in a focusing apparatus having an objective optical system for optically manufacturing a workpiece, forming a desired pattern on a surface of a workpiece or inspecting a pattern on a workpiece and used to adjust the state of focusing between the surface of the workpiece and the objectiv ...

Boaz Eitan: Non-volatile semiconductor memory cell utilizing asymmetrical charge trapping. Saifun Semiconductors, Howard Zaretsky, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, June 16, 1998: US05768192 (889 worldwide citation)

A novel apparatus for and method of programming and reading a programmable read only memory (PRON) having a trapping dielectric sandwiched between two silicon dioxide layers is disclosed that greatly reduces the programming time of conventional PROM devices. Examples of the trapping dielectric are s ...

Curtis J Crawford: Slot machine with symbol save feature. Sigma Game, Brian D Ogonowsky, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, December 7, 1999: US05997401 (773 worldwide citation)

A method for operating a rotating reel type slot machine, or a video machine which depicts rotating reels, is described herein which allows a player to save in memory one or more symbols from one or more previous games and use those symbols in a current game to obtain a winning combination. The disp ...

Michael S Wiltshire, James J Lisenbee, Jayant S Karmarkar, Timothy A Wiltshire: Slim terminal gaming system. New Millenium Gaming, Fabio E Marino, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, June 25, 2002: US06409602 (726 worldwide citation)

A computer gaming system and method of operation thereof are provided that both drastically reduce the cost of gaming stations and allow contemporaneous access to multiple game programs from a single gaming station. The computer gaming system of the present invention allows for transparent modificat ...