Stephen R Forrest, Paul E Burrows, Vladimir S Ban: Low pressure vapor phase deposition of organic thin films. The Trustees of Princeton University, Kenyon & Kenyon, January 8, 2002: US06337102 (574 worldwide citation)

Methods for preparing organic thin films on substrates, the method comprising the steps of providing a plurality of organic precursors in the vapor phase, and reacting the plurality or organic precursors at a sub-atmospheric pressure. Also included are thin films made by such a method and apparatuse ...

Todd D Alleckson, Energy Cruse II, Karyn Grant, Robert C Leichner, Gaurang C Mehta, James M Rueter, Thomas A Shoup, Alexander L Tudor, Ronald T Yamada: Home hub for reporting patient health parameters. Agilent Technologies, January 8, 2002: US06336900 (562 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for reporting a patient's health parameter to a remote data management center. The apparatus has measurement units and a home hub. A measurement unit includes a sensor for sensing measurements of a health parameter and a transmitter for transmitting wirelessly data derived from the ...

Gust H Bardy: Automated collection and analysis patient care system and method for diagnosing and monitoring congestive heart failure and outcomes thereof. Cardiac Intelligence, Patrick J S Inouye, January 8, 2002: US06336903 (452 worldwide citation)

An automated system and method for diagnosing and monitoring congestive heart failure and outcomes thereof is described. A plurality of monitoring sets is retrieved from a database. Each of the monitoring sets include recorded measures relating to patient information recorded on a substantially cont ...


Derek J Webb: Game of chance using patterns of symbols having at least two defining criteria. Prime Table Games, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, January 8, 2002: US06336860 (305 worldwide citation)

A casino game of chance incorporates a pattern of a plurality of symbols such as a matrix of dice or playing card images or the like. From this matrix, numerous single line and multi-line game versions having varying payoffs and volatility can be played, thereby offering a wide variety of games that ...

Nigel M Goble: Electrosurgical system. Gyrus Medical, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, January 8, 2002: US06336926 (288 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical system comprises a radio frequency generator (

Daniel E Fish: Force feedback computer input and output device with coordinated haptic elements. Tactiva Incorporated, Samuel G Campbell III, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson, January 8, 2002: US06337678 (287 worldwide citation)

A set of haptic elements (haptels) are arranged in a grid. Each haptel is a haptic feedback device with linear motion and a touchable surface substantially perpendicular to the direction of motion. In a preferred embodiment, each haptel has a position sensor which measures the vertical position of t ...

Anthony J Baerlocher, Joseph E Kaminkow, Aaron T Jones: Gaming device with bonus mechanism. International Game Technologies, Marshall O&apos Toole Gerstein Murray & Borun, January 8, 2002: US06336863 (284 worldwide citation)

A gaming machine such as a slot machine with a bonus game is provided. The bonus indicator displays the possible bonus award before it is determined whether or not the bonus has been earned.

David Cook, Terry D Hester: Personal digital content system. Loudeye Technologies, Wendy K Buskop, Buskop Law Group P C, January 8, 2002: US06338044 (280 worldwide citation)

An Internet-enabled means of distributing entertainment programming with embedded advertising in which the entertainment programming is customized according to consumers' stated preferences and the advertising is customized according to consumer demographics and also according to consumers&apos ...

Eric Schneider: Method, product, and apparatus for requesting a network resource. January 8, 2002: US06338082 (279 worldwide citation)

When a network resource request having a domain name is received, it is determined whether the network resource can be located including determing whether the domain name is resolvable. Rather than displaying an error message or processing a search request in response to determining that a network r ...