Garo Khanarian
Larry F Charbonneau, Robert E Johnson, Helmut B Witteler, Garo Khanarian: Polyesters including isosorbide as a comonomer and methods for making same. HNA Holdings, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis L, September 28, 1999: US05959066 (96 worldwide citation)

An isotropic polyester polymer and method for making the polyester is prepared by (1) combining in a reactor a monomer containing a terephthaloyl moiety; optionally, one or more other monomers containing an aromatic diacid moiety; a monomer comprising an ethylene glycol moiety; a monomer containing ...

Garo Khanarian
Garo Khanarian, Larry F Charbonneau, Carol Kitchens, Sunny S Shen: Polyester film and methods for making same. HNA Holdings, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis L, September 28, 1999: US05958581 (86 worldwide citation)

A polyester film made from a polymer having ethylene glycol moieties, isosorbide moieties and terepthaloyl moieties, and the method of making the film is described. The polyester film is used to form articles such as films, lacquers, labels, capacitors, insulators, and the like, and has an inherent ...

Peri Hartman, Jeffrey P Bezos, Shel Kaphan, Joel Spiegel: Method and system for placing a purchase order via a communications network. Amazon com, Perkins Coie, September 28, 1999: US05960411 (1610 worldwide citation)

A method and system for placing an order to purchase an item via the Internet. The order is placed by a purchaser at a client system and received by a server system. The server system receives purchaser information including identification of the purchaser, payment information, and shipment informat ...

Howard J Leonhardt, Trevor Greenan: Percutaneous placement valve stent. World Medical Manufacturing, Paul F Bawel, September 28, 1999: US05957949 (914 worldwide citation)

An artificial valve stent for maintaining patent one way flow within a biological passage is disclosed. The artificial valve includes a tubular graft having radially compressible annular spring portions for biasing proximal and distal ends of the graft into conforming fixed engagement with the inter ...

Marcus Besson, Gotthart von Czettriz, Ralph Bax: Wireless medical diagnosis and monitoring equipment. Collard & Roe P C, September 28, 1999: US05957854 (835 worldwide citation)

A medical diagnosis and monitoring equipment has wireless electrodes, which are attached to the surface of the skin of the patient. The electrodes comprise a digital transmitting and receiving unit with antenna and microsensors. The electrodes can be used, among other things, for decting EEG- and EX ...

Stephen J Brown: Health management process control system. Health Hero Network, Lumen Intellectual Property Services, September 28, 1999: US05960403 (692 worldwide citation)

A system and method for remotely monitoring a patient and for training the patient to comply with a treatment plan for a health condition. A patient computing device collects data relating to the patient's health condition and transmits the data to a clinician computer via a communication network. T ...

Christopher Haydn Lowery: Multiple encapsulation of phosphor-LED devices. Hewlett Packard Company, September 28, 1999: US05959316 (649 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor device has a light-emitting diode covered by a transparent spacer which separates the LED from a uniformly thick fluorescent material containing layer such that there is a more uniform lighting of the fluorescent material containing layer to provide a uniform white light.

Rodric C Fan, Amin A Mufti: Method and structure for distribution of travel information using network. Vectorlink, Edward C Kwok, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin Friel, September 28, 1999: US05959577 (514 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for processing position and travel related information through a data processing station on a data network. In one embodiment, a GPS receiver is used to obtain a measured position fix of a mobile unit. The measured position fix is reported to the data processing station which as ...

Gene P DiPoto, Denise D Fitzpatrick, Jeffrey Cerier, Jose E Lizardi, Russell Warren: Expandable suture anchor. Smith & Nephew, Fish & Richardson P C, September 28, 1999: US05957953 (502 worldwide citation)

An adjustably expandable suture anchor is provided. The suture anchor includes a pair of members, one of which includes a suture mount, which are configured to be secured together in a selected one of a plurality of positions to cause one of the members to expand by an amount that corresponds to the ...

Te An Chang, Joseph R Rostock: Internet-web link for access to intelligent network service control. Bell Atlantic Network Services, McDermott Will & Emery, September 28, 1999: US05958016 (498 worldwide citation)

A web page type interface is provided, which enables subscriber access to control and reporting functionalities of a communication network, such as the advanced intelligent telephone network, via a public packet data network, typically the network now commonly known as the Internet. The web page bas ...