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Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Hermanus Johannes Borg: Optical information medium. US Philips Corporation, February 14, 2002: US20020018870-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The optical information medium for rewritable recording by means of a laser-light beam (14, 15) has a first recording stack (8) having a phase change type recording layer (10), sandwiched between two dielectric layers (9, 11), and has a second recording stack having a phase change type recording lay ...


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Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald: Buried channel strained silicon FET using a supply layer created through ion implantation. Samuels Gauthier & Stevens, February 14, 2002: US20020017644-A1

A circuit including at least one strained channel, enhancement mode FET, and at least one strained channel, depletion mode FET. The depletion mode FET includes an ion implanted dopant supply. In exemplary embodiments, the FETs are surface channel or buried channel MOSFETS. In another exemplary embod ...


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Harold J Vinegar, George L Stegemeier: Heater element for use in an in situ thermal desorption soil remediation system. Eric B Meyertons, Conley Rose & Tayon PC, February 14, 2002: US20020018697-A1 (8 worldwide citation)

An in situ thermal desorption (ISTD) soil remediation system may be used to remove or reduce contamination within soil. Heat may be transferred to the soil from resistively heated, bare metal heater elements. The heater elements may be placed directly within the soil. Alternately, the heater element ...


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Moyes Jeremy Paul, Haasler Heiko Olaf: System and methods for monitoring items. De La Rue International, Moyes Jeremy Paul, Haasler Heiko Olaf, GILL JENNINGS Broadgate House7 Eldon StreetLondon EC2M 7LH, February 14, 2002: WO/2002/013150 (7 worldwide citation)

A system for monitoring items each carrying a security device including a unique identifier wherein, in use, the items are packaged securely within one another, the system comprising a database for storing data defining each item, the items packaged within it and the items in which it is packaged; a ...


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Michael Weber Grabau, Edric H Tong, Adam E Norton, Fred E Stanke, James M Cahill, Douglas E Ruth: Optical critical dimension metrology system integrated into semiconductor wafer process tool. Law Office Of Thomas Schneck, February 14, 2002: US20020018217-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

A wafer measurement station integrated within a process tool has a scatterometry instrument for measuring patterned features on wafers. A wafer handler feeds wafers between a cassette and one or more process stations of the process tool. Wafers presented to the measurement station are held on a wafe ...


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Ananian John A, Duggan Daniel J, Mahovlic Steven: Method of interactively profiling a structure. Newerhome Technologies Canada, ALLEMAN Mark D, February 14, 2002: WO/2002/013052 (6 worldwide citation)

A method for generating an interactive profile of a structure, such as a building, employing an interactive profile system that preferably utilizes an Internet web browser to interface with a user. The interactive profile system includes an application engine embodied in a computer program that is p ...


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Patron Anthony, Sullivan Michael, Hansen Gary L, Bonnette Bradley J, Lai John W, Kronich Christine G, Bordewick Steven S, Jue Clifford T, Wilkins Dan P, Weintraub Jeff C: Respirator mask. Mallinckrodt, REPPER George R, February 14, 2002: WO/2002/011804 (6 worldwide citation)

A respirator mask seal and shell are provided according to one embodiment of the invention. The respirator mask seal and shell includes a mask shell having a face opening, a slot for air passage, and at least one attachment portion spaced around the face opening. They also include a movable interfac ...


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Masahiro Nakanishi: Electrophoretic display device and process for production thereof. Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, February 14, 2002: US20020018043-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

A pliable electrophoretic display device having a deformation-resistant memory characteristic is provided by covering a plurality of partitioning walls defining display sections containing a dispersion liquid with electrophoretic particle dispersed therein with an expandable ceiling sheet. Such a ce ...


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Tsarev Andrei Vladimirovich: Acousto-optical variable filter. Institut Fiziki Poluprovodnikov Sibirskogo Otdelenia Ran, Tsarev Andrei Vladimirovich, TKACHENKO Valeria Sergeevna, February 14, 2002: WO/2002/012953 (6 worldwide citation)

The inventive acousto-optical variable filter comprises a planar light guide (2) for propagating a light beam (14) and means for forming the light beam arranged along the light radiation, an acoustic energy source(16) embodied in such a way that it can generate an acoustic wave (15) which is capable ...


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Tornoe Jens: Jet, an artificial promoter for gene expression. Nsgene, HALBERG Kristian, February 14, 2002: WO/2002/012514 (5 worldwide citation)

The JeT promoter is a recombinant promoter with transcriptional activity comparable to a number of strong mammalian promoters. The promoter consists of five key elements: (1) a TATA box; (2) a transcription initiation site (Inr); (3) a CAT consensus sequence in conjunction with (4) a CArG element an ...