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Brian Goodall
Andrew Bell, Larry F Rhodes, Brian L Goodall, John C Fondran: Mold addition polymerization of norbornene-type monomers using group 10 metal complexes. The B F Goodrich Company, Thoburn T Dunlap, Hudak & Shunk Co LPA, February 26, 2002: US06350832 (17 worldwide citation)

A catalyst system and a process for the bulk addition polymerization or of polycyclic olefins, such as norbornene, methylnorbornene, ethylnorbornene, butylnorbornene or hexylnorbornene, 1,2,3,4,4a,5,8,8a-octahydro-1,4:5,8-dimethanonapthalene, 5,5′-(1,2-ethanediyl)bisbicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-en ...


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Marcos Laraia
J Marcos Laraia: Circuits and methods for providing a current reference with a controlled temperature coefficient using a series composite resistor. AMI Semiconductor, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, February 26, 2002: US06351111 (23 worldwide citation)

A current reference circuit provides a reference current that has a controlled temperature coefficient and is relatively stable with supply voltage fluctuations. The reference leg includes a series of MOS transistors including at least one PMOS transistor that is electrically closer in the series to ...


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Edward W Knowlton: Tissue remodeling apparatus containing cooling fluid. Thermage, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rasati, February 26, 2002: US06350276 (409 worldwide citation)

A fluid delivery apparatus for introducing a fluid cooling media to a skin surface includes a template with a skin interface surface. An energy delivery device is coupled to the template. A fluid cooling media introduction member is coupled to the template. Resources controllably deliver energy from ...


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Philip Shi Lung Yu: Loading balancing across servers in a computer network. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, February 26, 2002: US06351775 (391 worldwide citation)

A dynamic routing of object requests among a collection or cluster of servers factors the caching efficiency of the servers and the load balance or just the load balance. The routing information on server location can be dynamically updated by piggybacking meta information with the request response. ...


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Gordon J Kocur: Stents with temporary retaining bands. SciMed Life Systems, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus, February 26, 2002: US06350277 (389 worldwide citation)

A self-expanding stent is formed of a stent framework and retaining segments disposed about the framework. The retaining segments hold the stent in a partially or fully contracted state in a bodily vessel. The retaining segments are constructed to fail after a predetermined time or upon the applicat ...


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Eric J Tarsa, Brian Thibeault: High output radial dispersing lamp using a solid state light source. Cree Lighting Company, Koppel & Jacobs, February 26, 2002: US06350041 (372 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a new solid state lamp emitting a light useful for room illumination and other applications. It comprises a solid state Light Source which transmits light through a Separator to a Disperser that disperses the light in a desired pattern and/or changes its color. In one embodime ...


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James R Williams, Timothy Gilbert: Interactive gaming machine and method with customized game screen presentation. International Game Technology, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, February 26, 2002: US06350199 (364 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for an interactive video game to be displayed on a video display device. The gaming apparatus includes a game controller adapted to control the outcome of a game played on the gaming machine for display on the display device. A player interface is coupled to the gaming apparat ...


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Jay A Lenker, Kirsten Freislinger, Michael A Evans, Gwendolyn A Watanabe, Timothy J Ryan, Christopher K Zarins, Richard O Murphy: Apparatus and methods for placement and repositioning of intraluminal prostheses. Medtronic AVE, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, February 26, 2002: US06350278 (354 worldwide citation)

A delivery catheter for a radially compressible tubular prosthesis comprises an elongate shaft slidably received within an elongate sheath. The prosthesis is carried over the distal end of the shaft where it is contained in a radially compressed configuration by the sheath. After introducing the cat ...


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Douglas M Dillon: System and method for multicasting multimedia content. Hughes Electronics Corporation, John T Whelan, Michael W Sales, February 26, 2002: US06351467 (317 worldwide citation)

A multicast network system utilizes a high speed link, such as a satellite link, to multicast multimedia information from the Internet to a plurality of receivers, such as personal computers. Information from selected web sites is organized into “channels” and provided to a multicast network for mul ...


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Arogyaswami J Paulraj, Peroor K Sebastian, David J Gesbert, Jose Tellado: Method and wireless systems using multiple antennas and adaptive control for maximizing a communication parameter. Iospan Wireless, Lumen Intellectual Property Services, February 26, 2002: US06351499 (315 worldwide citation)

A method of maximizing a communication parameter, such as data capacity, signal quality or throughput of a channel between a transmit unit with M transmit antennas and a receive unit with N receive antennas and a communication system such as a wireless network (including networks with multiple acces ...