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, October 29, 2002: US06472031 (8 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.

Charles Sperry
Charles R Sperry, Vincent A Piucci Jr: Apparatus and method for producing bags and foam-in-bag cushions. Sealed Air Corporation, October 29, 2002: US06472638 (25 worldwide citation)

A bag forming apparatus and method that features a single drive unit for operating both a drive roller and cross-cut mechanism with the drive motor assembly being internalized within the drive roller. The bag forming apparatus and method also features a easy slide in, slide out edge sealer and vent ...

Michael F Guheen, James D Mitchell, James J Barrese: System for establishing plan to test components of web based framework by displaying pictorial representation and conveying indicia coded components of existing network framework. Accenture, Merchant & Gould P C, October 29, 2002: US06473794 (851 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and article of manufacture are provided for planning the testing of components of an existing network framework. First, a pictorial representation of an existing network framework is displayed along with a plurality of components of the existing network framework. Thereafter, the c ...

Mark Wallace, Jay R Walton, Ahmad Jalali: Method and apparatus for measuring reporting channel state information in a high efficiency, high performance communications system. Qualcomm Incorporated, Philip R Wadsworth, Kent D Baker, Kyong Macek, October 29, 2002: US06473467 (625 worldwide citation)

Channel state information (CSI) can be used by a communications system to precondition transmissions between transmitter units and receiver units. In one aspect of the invention, disjoint sub-channel sets are assigned to transmit antennas located at a transmitter unit. Pilot symbols are generated an ...

Reese S Terry Jr, Burke Barrett, Alan Adkins: Method to enhance cardiac capillary growth in heart failure patients. Cyberonics, Blank Rome Comisky & McCauley, October 29, 2002: US06473644 (520 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for treating patients suffering from heart failure to increase cardiac output. The patient's vagus nerve is electrically stimulated or modulated with a sequence of substantially equally spaced pulses by an implanted neurostimulator, and the frequency of the stimulating pul ...

Nicole N Risafi, Burnett D Hunter, Kevin McKenzie, Janice Wiggins, Brian Stangle: System and method for using a prepaid card. MasterCard International Incorporated, Baker Botts L, October 29, 2002: US06473500 (503 worldwide citation)

A system for using a prepaid card permits a card user to purchase a card, issued by an issuer such as a bank, through an agent at a retail establishment via a terminal, select a PIN, have the card activated at the point of purchase, use the card to purchase goods and services, and reload the card fo ...


Barrett Comiskey, Jonathan D Albert, Joseph M Jacobson, Russell J Wilcox, Paul Drzaic: Microencapsulated electrophoretic electrostatically-addressed media for drawing device applications. E Ink Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, October 29, 2002: US06473072 (460 worldwide citation)

A display includes an encapsulated display media, a rear electrode, and a movable electrode. The encapsulated display media comprises a plurality of capsules, each capsule comprising a plurality of particles dispersed in a fluid. The display media has a first surface and a second surface. The rear e ...

Jeffery I Joseph, Marc C Torjman: Implantable drug delivery catheter system with capillary interface. Thomas Jefferson University, Drinker Biddle & Reath, October 29, 2002: US06471689 (427 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a drug delivery device which is implantable within a mammal and adapted for long-term efficient drug delivery to surrounding tissue. The drug delivery device is part of a drug delivery system that includes a catheter and a drug feed system. The drug delivery device i ...

Alex Ignatiev, Naijuan Wu, Shangqing Liu, E Joseph Charlson: Electrically variable multi-state resistance computing. The University of Houston System, Robert W Strozier, October 29, 2002: US06473332 (330 worldwide citation)

An electrically operated, overwritable, multivalued, non-volatile resistive memory element is disclosed. The memory element includes a two terminal non-volatile memory device in which a memory film material is included, and a circuit topological configuration is defined. The memory device relates ge ...