Brian Goodall
Saikumar Jayaraman, Brian Leslie Goodall, Larry Funderburk Rhodes, Robert Adam Shick, Richard Vicari, Robert David Allen, Juliann Opitz, Ratnam Sooriyakumaran, Thomas Wallow: Polycyclic resist compositions with increased etch resistance. The B F Goodrich Company, International Business Machines, Thoburn T Dunlap, Hudak & Shunk Co LPA, September 17, 2002: US06451499 (6 worldwide citation)

Polycyclic polymers containing pendant aromatic moieties are disclosed. The polymers exhibit light transparency properties to deep UV wave lengths making them useful for high resolution photolithographic applications. These polymers are particularly useful in chemically amplified positive and negati ...

Garo Khanarian
Jeffrey Lawrence Daecher, Steven David Fields, Garo Khanarian, Alan Daniel Stein: Process and apparatus for forming plastic sheet. Rohm and Haas Company, S Matthew Cairns, September 17, 2002: US06451403 (2 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an apparatus for formation of high quality plastic sheet in a continuous fashion. Also disclosed are a variety of optical and electronic display applications for high quality plastic sheet produced in a continuous fashion.

Runhai Lu
Thomas M Vickers Jr, Ranier Packe Wirth, Michael Porsch, Samy M Shendy, Lynn E Brower, John Pickett, Runhai Lu, Frank Danko: Oligomeric dispersant. MBT HoldingAG, Renner Kenner Greive Bobak Taylor & Weber, September 17, 2002: US06451881 (15 worldwide citation)

A cementitious formulation comprising a cement and an oligomeric dispersant is provided. The dispersant is a reaction product of two or three moieties. The first moiety (A) is a nonpolymeric, functional moiety that adsorbs onto a particle, and wherein one or more A moieties together contain at least ...

Jacob W Jorgensen: IP-flow classification in a wireless point to multi-point (PTMP) transmission system. Malibu Networks, Ralph P Albrecht, Venable, September 17, 2002: US06452915 (694 worldwide citation)

An IP flow classification system is used in a wireless telecommunications system. The IP flow classification system groups IP flows in a packet-centric wireless point to multi-point telecommunications system. The classification system includes: a wireless base station coupled to a first data network ...

Harald Philipp: Capacitive sensor and array. David Kiewit, September 17, 2002: US06452514 (613 worldwide citation)

Proximity of a body, which may be a user's finger, to an electrode pair is sensed by a charge transfer capacitive measurement approach. The electrode pair thus acts as a key that can be arrayed with other electrode pairs to form a keypad, keyboard, linear slider control, or liquid level sensor. ...

James F Zucherman, Ken Y Hsu, Charles J Winslow, Henry A Klyce: Supplemental spine fixation device and method. St Francis Medical Technologies, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, September 17, 2002: US06451019 (467 worldwide citation)

A supplemental spine fixation device and method is used in association with a primary spine fixation device. The supplemental spine fixation device includes a guide and spacer for distracting apart adjacent spinous processes and the device has hook members which hook about the first and second spino ...

Gary A Freeman, David H Freeman: Chip card rebate system. Viztec, Fish & Richardson P C, September 17, 2002: US06450407 (445 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing advertisement information, including advertising as well as sales promotions, on chip cards that additionally involves an electronic money rebate to the consumer, and for the distribution, accounting, and recovery of the associated electronic money rebates. Rebates ...

Helmut L Kayan, James E Jervis: Apparatus and method for surgical fastening. United States Surgical Corporation, September 17, 2002: US06450391 (418 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for applying fasteners during endoscopic surgery. The apparatus generally comprises a handle portion, a triggering mechanism and a fastener applicator. In one embodiment, the invention forms the fastener around a pair of anvils. Another embodiment uses a two section ramp to mov ...

Teresa Win, Emilio Belmonte: Role-based navigation of information resources. Entrust, Marcel K Bingham, Hickman Palermo, Truong & Becker, September 17, 2002: US06453353 (418 worldwide citation)

A single secure sign-on gives a user access to authorized Web resources, based on the user's role in the organization that controls the Web resources. The information resources are stored on a protected Web server. A user of a client or browser logs in to the system. A runtime module on the pro ...

William Richard Dubrul, Richard E Fulton: Dilating and support apparatus with disease inhibitors and methods for use. Artemis Medical, James F Hann, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, September 17, 2002: US06450989 (409 worldwide citation)

A dilating and support apparatus with disease inhibitors and methods for use is disclosed that is particularly useful for repairing and/or serving as a conduit for body passageways that require reinforcement, dilatation, disease prevention or the like. Such apparatuses are utilized to deliver a ther ...