Liang Rong Chang, Chung Jerry, Chen David: Electrophoretic display with dual-mode switching. Sipix Imaging, CHOW Y Ping, February 27, 2003: WO/2003/016993 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an improved EPD which comprises both the traditional up/down switching and the in-plane switching modes. In other words, the improved EPD has dual switching modes. The monochrome EPDs of the present invention are capable of displaying highlight color of choice which ...

Moro Daniel G, Callahan Howard, Nowotnik David P: Mucoadhesive erodible drug delivery device for controlled administration of pharmaceuticals and other active compounds. Access Pharmaceuticals, Moro Daniel G, Callahan Howard, Nowotnik David P, HODGINS Daniel S, February 27, 2003: WO/2003/015748 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a layered pharmaceutical delivery device for the administration of pharmaceuticals or other active compounds to mucosal surfaces. The device may also be used by itself without the incorporation of a therapeutic. The device of the present invention consists of a water ...

Liu Vivian F, Bhagavatula Prasanthi, Do Uyen T, Hefti John J, Pitchford Simon: Method for analyzing cellular events in a sample by measuring transmitted and/or reflected electromagnetic test signals in a frequency range from 500 khz to 1000 ghz. Signature Bioscience, NEELEY Richard L, February 27, 2003: WO/2003/016887 (3 worldwide citation)

The invention makes it possible to detect cellular activity without knowing specifically what activity is being detected, although detection of specific activity is possible. The assay comprises coupling an electromagnetic test signal in the specified frequency range to a sample in which a cellular ...

Christopher Hable, Michael J Czaplicki: Structurally reinforced panels. L&L Products, Eric M Dobrusin, Dobrusin & Thennisch PC, February 27, 2003: US20030039792-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

A structurally reinforced panel and a method of forming the panel are disclosed. The reinforcement includes a fibrous woven material in a bondable plastic matrix.

Bryan A Gillispie, Zhibo Zhao, John Robert, Thomas Hubert Van, Yang Luo, Hartley F Hutchins: Product and method of brazing using kinetic sprayed coatings. Scott A Mcbain, Delphi Technologies, February 27, 2003: US20030039856-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a process for preparing aluminum and aluminum alloy surfaces in heat exchangers for brazing by depositing thereon a kinetic sprayed brazing composition. The process simultaneously deposits monolith or composite coatings that can include all braze materials and co ...

Anthony John Kitchener: Integrated compressor drier apparatus. Alston & Bird, Bank Of America Plaza, February 27, 2003: US20030037679-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

A rotary compressor system having a driven rotary compressor unit (10, 11), a separator vessel (13) receiving compressed gas and entrained liquid from said compressor (10) for collecting the liquid therein and for returning the liquid to a lower pressure zone of the compressor (10) and a moisture ab ...

Yutaka Aoki, Ichiro Mihara, Takeshi Wakabayashi, Katsumi Watanabe: Semiconductor device having a barrier layer. Casio Computer, Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Chick PC, February 27, 2003: US20030038331-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

In a semiconductor device such as a CSP, re-wiring is provided on a circuit element formation region of a semiconductor substrate and a columnar electrode for connection with a circuit board is provided on the re-wiring. A first insulating film is provided over the semiconductor substrate excluding ...

Wolfgang Runge, Hubert Remmlinger, Karlheinz Mayr, Wolfgang Schmid, Thilo Schmidt: Proportional pressure adjustment valve. Davis & Bujold Pllc, February 27, 2003: US20030037825-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

A proportional pressure adjustment valve is described which comprises one valve part with inlet and outlet openings (4) and at least one closing mechanism (7) for control of a valve (12), the same as a magnet part having one magnet core, one magnet coil and one displaceably disposed magnet armature. ...

Joseph E Kaminkow: Gaming device having an offer / acceptance game wherein each offer is based on a plurality of independently generated events. Bell Boyd & Lloyd, February 27, 2003: US20030040360-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

A gaming device displaying a plurality of award offers to a player based on a multiple independently generated events. A plurality of indicators including several components are activated for at least two activations. The indicators randomly generate and indicate components wherein the components de ...

Rainer Wurms, Stefan Dengler: Variable valve control comprising a sliding-block part and a free travel. Stevens Davis Miller & Mosher, February 27, 2003: US20030037739-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a variable valve train for reciprocating engines, in particular internal combustion engines comprising at least one cam of a camshaft that is rotatably mounted in the cylinder head. Said cam actuates a lift valve using a pulley assembly which can be displaceably guided in a ...