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Mohamed SKIBA Mohamed SKIBA
Skiba Mohamed, Skiba Malika, Duclos Roselyne, Combret Jean Claude, Arnaud Philippe: Cyclodextrins substituted by fluoroalkyl groups, preparation and use thereof. Univ Rouen, August 21, 2002: EP1232188-A1

The invention concerns alpha, beta or gamma cyclodextrin derivatives, monosubstituted to persubstituted on the primary and/or secondary hydroxyl groups by one or several identical or different fluoroalkyl groups. The invention also concerns nanoparticles consisting of said cyclodextrin derivatives, ...


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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Konstantine Karavakis: Components with releasable leads. Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, August 29, 2002: US20020117329-A1

A connection component for making connections to a microelectronic element is made by providing leads on a surface of a polymeric layer and etching the polymeric layer to partially detach the leads from the polymeric layer, leaving a portion of each lead releasably connected to the polymeric layer b ...


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Jens Nagel
Kenneth Douros, Judith Lee Gardner, Robert Michael Gardner, Joshua B Hurwitz, Robert H Leivian, Jens Nagel, Donald Remboski, David John Wheatley, Clifford A Wood: System and method for driver performance improvement. Marshall Gerstein & Borun, August 29, 2002: US20020120374-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A method (500) of informing a vehicle operator to improve the operator's performance includes the steps of receiving vehicle operating data (502); monitoring an interior portion of the vehicle and receiving operator activity data from the interior portion of the vehicle (504); receiving vehicle envi ...


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Katherina Babich
Marie Angelopoulos, Katherina E Babich, Cameron James Brooks, S Jay Chey, C Richard Guarnieri, Michael Straight Hibbs, Kenneth Christopher Racette: Attenuated embedded phase shift photomask blanks. Ibm Corporation, Intellectual Property Law Dept, August 29, 2002: US20020119378-A1

An attenuating embedded phase shift photomask blank that produces a phase shift of the transmitted light is formed with an optically translucent film made of metal, silicon, nitrogen or metal, silicon, nitrogen and oxygen. A wide range of optical transmission (0.001% up to 20% at 193 nm) is obtained ...


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Jennifer Petoff
Robert M Waymouth, Jennifer L Maciejewski Petoff, Raisa L Kravchenko: Methods of production of ethylene copolymers having narrow composition distributions and high melting temperatures. The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University, Jacques M Dulin Esq, Innovation Law Groupsm, August 22, 2002: US20020115805-A1

A copolymer of ethylene and at least one comonomer containing at least 4 carbon atoms is characterized by a polydispersity greater than 2, a broad melting point transition as measured by differential scanning calorimetry, and a narrow composition distribution. Ethylene/C4+ copolymers also may show a ...


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Jens Nagel
Donald Remboski, Kenneth Douros, Judith Lee Gardner, Robert Michael Gardner, Joshua B Hurwitz, Robert H Leivian, Jens Nagel, David John Wheatley, Clifford A Wood: Method and apparatus for vehicle operator performance assessment and improvement. Marshall Gerstein & Borun, August 22, 2002: US20020116156-A1

A method of assessing vehicle operator performance includes the steps of receiving vehicle operating data (502); monitoring an interior portion of the vehicle and receiving operator activity data from the interior portion vehicle (504); receiving vehicle environment data from the environment externa ...


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Benjamin Mattes
Lu Wen, Mattes Benjamin R, Fadeev Anndrei G: Long-lived conjugated polymer electrochemical devices incorporating ionic liquids. Lu Wen, Mattes Benjamin R, Fadeev Anndrei G, FREUND Samuel M, August 15, 2002: WO/2002/063073 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to the electrochemistry of conjugated polymers (10, 14) in ionic liquids (18) and the development and fabrication of long-lived, highly stable conjugated polymer electrochemical devices by using ionic liquids (18) as electrolytes. More specifically, the invention relate ...


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Fred Thomas
Fred C Thomas, Robert Short, Dave Jolley, Robert Sandman, Thane Heninger, Norman Higgs: Method and system for software authentication in a computer system. Woodcock Washburn Kurtz, Mackiewicz & Norris, August 15, 2002: US20020112161-A1

A data pipeline is secured in a computer system for the delivery of secure, confidential or proprietary content such as audio, video, software, copyrighted media, etc. A third party application seeks authentication information in connection with a request to deliver data to a unique medium. The syst ...


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Craig Allen
Richard Paul Malingowski, Teresa Inez Hood, Trent Allen Chontas, Craig Allen Rodgers, Mark Zindler, William D Munsch: Cam and axle for adjustable magnetic trip device. Eaton Corporation, August 13, 2002: US06433659

An adjustable magnetic trip device for a molded case circuit breaker is provided where the trip device includes a plunger and a stationary core as well as a plunger support structure with a movable plunger carriage. The position of the plunger assembly and carriage relative to the stationary core is ...


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Klaus Hafemann
Hafemann Klaus: Inlay for a footbath. Wik Far East, August 7, 2002: EP1228742-A1

Insert (1) for placing in a footbath comprises at least one foot support (3) supported on the base and on upper side of which the foot is placed and held at a distance from the base. Protruding massage rollers (M) are distributed over the surface of the foot support. The axes of rotation of at least ...