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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Masud Beroz, Joseph Fjelstad, Belgacem Haba, Christopher M Pickett, John Smith: Microelectronic unit forming methods and materials. Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, March 27, 2003: US20030060032-A1

Releasable leads having an elongated fixed portion extend over a surface defined by a dielectric material of a component or by a semiconductor body. A semiconductor element having a conductive structure connected to a set of contacts is also disclosed. A method of making the conductive structure is ...


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Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald: Dual layer CMOS devices. Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, March 27, 2003: US20030057439-A1 (5 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor-based device includes a channel layer, which includes a distal layer and a proximal layer in contact with the distal layer. The distal layer supports at least a portion of hole conduction for at least one p-channel component, and the proximal layer supports at least a portion of elec ...


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Eugene Fitzgerald
Matthew Currie, Anthony Lochtefeld, Richard Hammond, Eugene Fitzgerald: Semiconductor structures employing strained material layers with defined impurity gradients and methods for fabricating same. AmberWave Systems Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, March 27, 2003: US20030057416-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

Semiconductor structures and devices including strained material layers having impurity-free zones, and methods for fabricating same. Certain regions of the strained material layers are kept free of impurities that can interdiffuse from adjacent portions of the semiconductor. When impurities are pre ...


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Goldstein Pinchas, Weinberger Zvi, Tirosh Ehud: A method and system for free-space communication. Roqiya Networks, Goldstein Pinchas, Weinberger Zvi, Tirosh Ehud, REINHOLD COHN AND PARTNERS, March 27, 2003: WO/2003/026166 (84 worldwide citation)

Optical signals emanating from the tip of an optical communication fiber can be converted, using a non-linear crystal, to signals (carrier waves) whose wavelength fall in the range of far infra-red to RF. These longer wavelength converted signals maintain the modulation of the original data. Dense f ...


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Naidoo Surendra, Glasgow William, Feldkamp Gregory: Video security system. Security Broadband, Naidoo Surendra, Glasgow William, Feldkamp Gregory, HARKINS Kristin Jordan, March 27, 2003: WO/2003/026305 (15 worldwide citation)

A system and method for remote monitoring of a premises. The security system (fig. 1) verifies remote users and allow authorized remote (131 of fig. 1) to access features of the security system located at the premises without the need for communication to pass through a central server (120 of fig. 1 ...


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Watson Michael John: Die attach adhesives for semiconductor applications, processes for producing semiconductor devices and semiconductor devices produced by such processes. Dow Corning Corporation, Watson Michael John, MCKELLAR Robert L, March 27, 2003: WO/2003/025080 (11 worldwide citation)

Die attach adhesives and methods for their use, along with the devices that are obtained by the use of the methods. Using semiconductor chips as an example, the adhesives and the method for using them provides an interface between a chip (die) and the chip support. The method includes creating a spa ...


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Fischer Gina, Bar Shalom Daniel, Slot Lillian, Jensen Christine: Morphine polymer release system. Egalet, Fischer Gina, Bar Shalom Daniel, Slot Lillian, Jensen Christine, ALBIHNS, March 27, 2003: WO/2003/024430 (7 worldwide citation)

A pharmaceutical composition for controlled release of an active substance. The active substance is released into an aqueous medium by erosion of at least one surface of the composition. The composition comprises i) a matrix comprising a) polymer or a mixture of polymers, b) an active substance and, ...


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Chane Lena D, Marenghi Matt, Ahmad Taylor Ty, Chung Alex, Hegde Prakash, Moreau Samuel, Haber Darrel: Interactive user interface for television applications. Meta Tv, FAHMI Tarek N, March 27, 2003: WO/2003/026275 (7 worldwide citation)

An iTV user interface (Fig. 4A) includes a navigable menu area (10) through which a user can select from among a variety of services (12) and a content display area (22) in which formatted data associated with a selected menu service are displayed to the user. The formatted data is displayed in a ro ...


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Detlef Hahn, Friedhelm Makohl: Apparatus and method for simultaneous drilling and casing wellbores. Baker Hughes Incorporated, Paul S Madan, Madan Mossman & Sriram PC, March 27, 2003: US20030056991-A1 (7 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides apparatus and method for drilling a wellbore wherein a pilot wellbore section is drilled with a bit which section is enlarged by a trailing underreamer to the desired size. One or more steering sections between the underreamer and the drill bit are utilized for maintai ...