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Katherina Babich
Katherina Babich, Alessandro Calleqari, Stephen Alan Cohen, Alfred Grill, Christophr Vincent Jahnes, Vishnubhai Vitthalbhai Patel, Sampath Purushothaman, Katherine Lynn Saenger: Stabilization of fluorine-containing low-k dielectrics in a metal/insulator wiring structure by ultraviolet irradiation. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, December 12, 2002: US20020185741-A1

A method for providing regions of substantially lower fluorine content in a fluorine containing dielectric is described incorporating exposing a region to ultraviolet radiation and annealing at an elevated temperature to remove partially disrupted fluorine from the region. The invention overcomes th ...


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Deodatta Shenai-Khatkhate
Deodatta V Shenai Khatkhate, Michael B Power, Artashes Amamchyan: Trialkyl Group VA metal compounds. Shipley Company, Edwards & Angell, Dike Bronstein Roberts & Cushman IP Group, December 12, 2002: US20020188145-A1

Disclosed are methods of preparing trialkyl Group VA metal compounds in high yield and high purity. Such trialkyl Group VA metal compounds are substantially free of oxygenated impurities, ethereal solvents and metallic impurities.


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Kishida Hiroyuki: Internet telephone apparatus and internet telephone system. Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha, Kishida Hiroyuki, SAIKYO Keiichiro, December 12, 2002: WO/2002/100083 (15 worldwide citation)

It is possible to realize an Internet telephone apparatus having the function of analog telephone not requiring an installation space and user−friendly. The Internet telephone apparatus (1) transmits/receives an analog signal for the analog telephone and a digital signal for the Internet telepho ...


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Segal Jacob, Kantor Arie: System and method for rapid video compression. Seelive, Segal Jacob, Kantor Arie, BODNER Marc, December 12, 2002: WO/2002/100112 (13 worldwide citation)

A system and method for capturing an analog video signal, processing this signal to form processed video data, and efficiently compressing the video data. The compressed video data can then optionally be stored as a digital file and/or streamed directly as a digital signal over a network, such as th ...


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Seidel Eckhard, Wilhelm Fritz: (De) Verfahren zur herstellung von polybutylenterephthalat, (En) Method for the production of polybutylene terephthalate. Zimmer, Seidel Eckhard, Wilhelm Fritz, ZIMMER, December 12, 2002: WO/2002/098947 (7 worldwide citation)

(EN) The invention relates to a method for the production of PBT, whereby a mixture of BDO and TPA are esterified in the presence of a catalyst solution and the esterified product polycondensed. In order to prevent the formation of deposits in the PBT, the catalyst solution contains 0.05 to 10 wt. % ...


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Kai Erik Elers, Ville Antero Saanila, Sari Johanna Kaipio, Pekka Juha Soininen: Method of producing elemental thin films. Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 12, 2002: US20020187256-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to depositing elemental thin films. In particular, the invention concerns a method of growing elemental metal thin films by Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) using a boron compound as a reducing agent. In a preferred embodiment the method comprises introducing vap ...


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Defelippis Michael Rosario, Havel Henry Acken, Mace Kenneth Francis, Ng Kingman, Sarin Virender Kumar: Glp-1 formulations with protracted time action. Eli Lilly And Company, Defelippis Michael Rosario, Havel Henry Acken, Mace Kenneth Francis, Ng Kingman, Sarin Virender Kumar, COX Gregory A, December 12, 2002: WO/2002/098348 (6 worldwide citation)

The present invention encompasses compositions wherein a GLP-1 compound is complexed with a basic polypeptide. The compositions provide a prolonged duration of action and can be administered by the pulmonary route.


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Jae Soon Kang: Portable phone with camera. LG Electronics, Jonathan Y Kang Esq, Lee & Hong PC, December 12, 2002: US20020187818-A1 (5 worldwide citation)

A portable telephone with a camera is disclosed, in which a functionality of a camera being rotated to an object in any desired rotational angle without a main body turned around. The portable telephone comprises a main body having a control panel installed on a front face of the main body and a rot ...


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Silke H Christiansen, Jack O Chu, Alfred Grill, Patricia M Mooney: Relaxed SiGe layers on Si or silicon-on-insulator substrates by ion implantation and thermal annealing. International Business Machines Corporation, Steven Fischman, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, December 12, 2002: US20020185686-A1 (5 worldwide citation)

A method to obtain thin (<300 nm) strain-relaxed Si1-xGex buffer layers on Si or silicon-on-insulator (SOI) substrates. These buffer layers have a homogeneous distribution of misfit dislocations that relieve the strain, remarkably smooth surfaces, and a low threading dislocation (TD) density, i.e. < ...


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Ki Bum Kim, Pekka J Soininen, Ivo Raaijmakers: Copper interconnect structure having stuffed diffusion barrier. Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 12, 2002: US20020187631-A1 (5 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method of fabricating a semiconductor device, which could advance the commercialization of semiconductor devices with a copper interconnect. In a process of metal interconnect line fabrication, a TiN thin film combined with an Al intermediate layer is used as a diffu ...