Konrad Mund, Raghavendra Rao, Gerhard Richter: Device and method for the physiological frequency control of a heart pacemaker equipped with a stimulating electrode. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Kenyon & Kenyon, October 25, 1988: US04779618 (338 worldwide citation)

Physiological frequency control of a heart pacemaker having a stimulating electrode is accomplished by providing an oxygen measuring electrode and placing it in the body tissue, loading the oxygen measuring electrode with stimulating pulses in parallel with the stimulating electrode, measuring the p ...

Toshikazu Umatate, Hiroyuki Suzuki: Method for successive alignment of chip patterns on a substrate. Nippon Kogaku, Shapiro and Shapiro, October 25, 1988: US04780617 (336 worldwide citation)

A method for successive alignment of each of a plurality of chip patterns regularly arranged on a substrate to a reference position comprises moving the substrate so as to successively make selected chip patterns correspond to the reference position in accordance with design data representative of t ...

Ronald K Grooters, James A Coil Jr: Disposable surgical scope guide. Zarley McKee Thomte Voorhees & Sease, October 25, 1988: US04779611 (307 worldwide citation)

A medical scope guide allows internal body tissues to be viewed. The scope guide includes an elongated hollow tube having opposite inner and outer ends, and a transparent inflatable balloon secured to the inner end of the tube. The outer end of the tube is sealable and is adapted to slidably receive ...

James F Crossley: Method for multiple programs management within a network having a server computer and a plurality of remote computers. International Business Machines, C Lamont Whitham, Michael E Whitham, October 25, 1988: US04780821 (296 worldwide citation)

The procedure which allows users of a computer system comprising a plurality of computers connected in a local area network to share both file resources and application programs on the local area network without modification to existing programs which were designed to run in a non-network environmen ...

John C Moise: Magnetically suspended rotor axial flow blood pump. Nimbus Medical, Weissenberger & Peterson, October 25, 1988: US04779614 (227 worldwide citation)

An implantable axial flow blood pump maximizes the blood flow while minimizing the dimensions of the pump. By magnetically suspending a rotor of relatively small diameter coaxially in a cylindrical blood conduit of substantially larger inner diameter, an adequate flow area through the pump is provid ...

Jorg Angerstein, Werner Schairer: Luminescent semiconductor component. Telefunken electronic, Spencer & Frank, October 25, 1988: US04780752 (166 worldwide citation)

A luminescent semiconductor component has a casing member of a light transmissive plastics material containing particles which simultaneously determine the light scattering and filtering properties of the light which is emitted by the semiconductor component and passes out of the casing member. The ...

Heinz G Baus: Apparatus for retrieving stored information about various items in response to coding on the items. Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, October 25, 1988: US04780599 (160 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for storing and releasing information contains at least one reading device for reading codings arranged upon, or associated with, saleable goods. Also provided is a storage unit for storing information and a corresponding output unit. The apparatus offers to users, in department stores ...

Mark A Holler, Simon M Tam: Process for fabricating electrically alterable floating gate memory devices. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, October 25, 1988: US04780424 (158 worldwide citation)

A process for fabricating contactless electrically programmable and electrically erasable memory cells of the flash EPROM type. The contactless cells use elongated source and drain regions disposed beneath field oxide regions. The drain regions are shallow compared to the source regions. The source ...

Donald L Tietjen: Wait mode power reduction system and method for data processor. Motorola, John A Fisher, Jeffrey Van Myers, Jonathan P Meyer, October 25, 1988: US04780843 (155 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for reducing power consumption in a data processing system by interrupting the supply of clocking pulses to selected portions of the system in response to a power-down signal provided by a data processing portion of the system only if the state of a respective control signal i ...

Frank J Bartleucci, Karol Renau: Ornamental lighting system. Frank J Bartleucci, Anthony Ciuffo, Freilich Hornbaker Rosen & Fernandez, October 25, 1988: US04780621 (146 worldwide citation)

A system for remotely controlling multiple light strings to achieve a wide variety of visual effects including, on the same string, variations in color, blink rate, and brightness.