Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Thomas Fred C Iii, Ma Yiping: Ptfe fiber based liner for flexible high density magnetic media. Iomega Corporation, sKURTZ Richard E, September 21, 2000: WO/2000/055856

A disk cartridge comprising a rotatable disk having upper and lower surfaces; an outer casing for rotatably housing the disk, the casing comprising upper and lower shells that mate to form the casing, each of the upper and lower shells having an inner surface disposed in facing relation to a respect ...

Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Thomas Iii Fred C, Dixon Glenn B: Latent illuminance discrimination marker system for data storage cartridges. Iomega Corporation, September 1, 2000: TW403885

A data storage cartridge for a data storage disk drive has a latent illuminance marker. A light source illuminates the marker and the marker emits illuminance as phosphorescence. A photosensor detects the emitted illuminance, and the decay time is determined. The decay time is checked to provide ide ...



Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
John W Smith, Belgacem Haba: Flexible lead structures and methods of making same. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, September 12, 2000: US06117694 (121 worldwide citation)

A microelectronic component, such as a connector or a packaged semiconductor device is made by connecting multiple leads between a pair of elements and moving the elements away from one another so as to bend the leads toward a vertically extensive disposition. One of the elements includes a temporar ...

Craig Allen
Jheroen Pieter Dorenbosch, Craig Allen Lee: Method and apparatus for reducing inbound transmissions in a two-way messaging system. Motorola, R Louis Breeden, September 12, 2000: US06118980 (4 worldwide citation)

A fixed portion (102) of a two-way messaging system transmits (502) a first message (400) including a value (408) indicative of a response probability desired from a portable subscriber unit (122). The portable subscriber unit receives (602) the first message and selects (614) between responding (61 ...

Randy Ekl
Marc Cassidy, Daniel J McDonald, Randy L Ekl: Method of registration in a communication system. Motorola, Susan L Lukasik, September 12, 2000: US06119017 (38 worldwide citation)

A method of registration in a communication system includes the steps of detecting (201) an elevated registration level of at least a part of a communication system, selecting (203) a group recovery time, determining (205) a first random registration time that is less than or equal to the group reco ...

Millicent Chen
Freddie Lee Massey, Deborah Ann Snell Tung, Millicent Louise Martin Shultz, Ben Duh, Charles Louis Kern Jr: Process to prepare a polyester resin. Shell Oil Company, Kim Muller, September 5, 2000: US06113997 (51 worldwide citation)

A process is disclosed to prepare a polyester resin having a predetermined acetaldehyde (AA) content whereby the IV of the melt phase resin is constrained to a certain range resulting in a longer SSP time to achieve a higher level of IV for the resin with an AA content of 1 PPM or less. The resultan ...

Maged Beshai
Maged E Beshai: Method and apparatus for a flexible access rate common-memory packet switch. Nortel Networks Corporation, Max R Wood, September 12, 2000: US06118792 (13 worldwide citation)

A method of controlling asymmetrical port access in a common-memory (CM) multi-port data packet switch and a high-capacity flexible access rate CM data packet switch are described. The method involves providing a common-memory-access control table which defines a unique contiguous band of CM access ...

Fleissner Gerold: Method and apparatus for making perforated nonwovens by means of hydrodynamic needling. Fleissner Gerold, September 30, 2000: EP1039006-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

For the continuous prodn. of a perforated nonwoven, the material is bonded by a hydrodynamic needling action which forms the holes by displacement of the fibers, and the material is dried.. The perforated nonwoven is singed by flames to burn off any fibers across the holes. The material is cooled im ...