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Klaus Hafemann
Hafemann Klaus: Warm air hair care device. Wik Far East, July 17, 2002: EP1222871-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The radial suction opening extends essentially completely around the air stream sucked in through the axial suction opening. The suction opening arrangement is arranged by an air guidance ring (13) opening in funnel-fashion at least in sections to the suction side by the design of an annular suction ...


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Johnson Craig D, Bixenman Patrick W: Packer formed from a tubular having bistable cells. Schlumberger Holdings, July 17, 2002: GB2371064-A (107 worldwide citation)

A packer (80) for use in a well bore is constructed from a tubular (90) having a region (80) formed from a number of bistable cells (23, 83). The portion (80) of the tubular (90) which is expanded to form the packer, has a seal (84) thereon. The seal (84) may be formed from an elastomer and a resin ...


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Chiloyan John H, Mann Samuel A: Method and system to access software pertinent to a peripheral device. Microsoft, July 17, 2002: EP1223722-A2 (104 worldwide citation)

A method and system for obtaining a network address stored in a peripheral device, and accessing a remote device at the network address to obtain information related to the peripheral device. When the peripheral device is connected to a host computer, the stored network address is read by the host c ...


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Thill Gary A: Septal defect occluder. Microvena, July 17, 2002: EP1222897-A2 (70 worldwide citation)

A septal defect occluder is provided having first and second occluder panels. Each occluder panel includes a fabric support structure and fabric suspended therefrom. The occluder panels are conjoined at a plurality of discrete points which are located within an area bounded by each perimeter of the ...


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Hart Barrie, Johnson Craig D, Schetky L Mcd: Bi-stable expandable device and method for expanding such a device. Schlumberger Services Petrol, Schlumberger Technology, Schlumberger Holdings, July 17, 2002: EP1223305-A2 (64 worldwide citation)

An expandable device comprising a plurality of expandable cells (23). The cells may be bistable cells or other types of cells that are expanded from a contracted position towards an expanded position. Additionally, the cells may be combined with locking mechanisms to hold the structure in an expande ...


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Shanley John F: Flexible medical device. Conor Medsystems, July 17, 2002: EP1222941-A2 (63 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a medical device (20) formed of an implantable material, the flexible medical device (20) expandable from an insertion configuration to an expanded implanted configuration; and a plurality of holes (22) formed in the flexible medical device (20), each of the holes (22) ...


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Foschini Gerard J, Papadias Constantinos B: Open-loop diversity technique for systems employing four transmitter antennas. Lucent Technologies, July 17, 2002: EP1223702-A1 (55 worldwide citation)

When using four transmit antennas, conventional channel coding is employed for a decoupled space-time coding approach for each of a number, L, of data substreams derived from the overall source bit stream. The symbols of the data substreams, after any encoding, are processed and the resulting deriva ...


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Bocionek Siegfried, Singh Ajit: A system and user interface supporting user navigation and concurrent application operation. Siemens Medical Solutions, July 17, 2002: EP1223503-A2 (53 worldwide citation)

A processing and user interface system supports Internet application and web page navigation for sequential task oriented processes, workflow management and user specific, customizable, interactive and other organizable processes. A network (Internet, Intranet or other network) compatible user inter ...


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Keller Arnold: Surgical instrument for implanting an intervertebral prosthesis. Link Waldemar Co, July 17, 2002: EP1222903-A1 (44 worldwide citation)

Surgical instrument used for inserting an intervertebral endoprosthesis comprises two prosthesis holders (52) open at the end. A pressure device is used to push back the instrument from the prosthesis plates (53) held in the prosthesis holders and/or at least one of the neighboring vertebra. The pre ...


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Kettler Volker, Schneider Bernd, Wienstroeer Wolfgang: Parquet panel. Hw Ind & Co Kg, July 17, 2002: EP1223265-A2 (37 worldwide citation)

Eine Parkettplatte mit einem Nut-Feder-Randprofil, umfasst eine vorspringende Feder (14) an jeweils wenigstens einem Rand der Parkettplatte (10,12) und eine zur├╝ckspringende Nut (16) an wenigstens einem gegen├╝berliegenden Rand der Parkettplatte. Die Feder (14) weist auf der oberen Seite eine vorspri ...