Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
John W Smith, Belgacem Haba: Flexible lead structures and methods of making same. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, April 17, 2003: US20030071346-A1

An interconnect component comprises a compliant layer having a first surface and a plurality of electrically conductive leads having first ends and extending through the compliant layer. The first ends extend generally parallel to said first surface.

Jennifer J.-N. Liu
Li Mo, James A Spallin, Jennifer J Liu, Abinder S Dhillon, James H Buchanan, Badarinath Devalla: System and method for resizing the physical link bandwidth based on utilization thereof. Fujitsu Networks, Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr PC, April 17, 2003: US20030072264-A1

A method for allocating and resizing a link on a communication medium is provided. The utilization of an allocated link is monitored and an unused bandwidth thereof is determined. Upon request for allocation of a second link, at least a portion of the unused bandwidth is included in the bandwidth of ...

Wenchell Tom, Marczyk Stanislaw, Whitfield Kenneth H, Czernik Roman, Holsten Henry E, Maffei Frank C: Surgical stapling device. Tyco Healthcare Group, Wenchell Tom, Marczyk Stanislaw, Whitfield Kenneth H, Czernik Roman, Holsten Henry E, Maffei Frank C, AUDET Paul R, April 17, 2003: WO/2003/030743 (10 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling device for sequentially applying a plurality of fasteners to body tissue and simultaneously incising tissue is provided. The surgical stapling device is adapted to receive disposable loading units having staples in linear rows whose length can be between about 30mm and 60mm. The ...

Phelps Peter D, Thompson Timothy A, Wang Yi Feng, Legrand Donald G: Organo-titanate catalysts for preparing pure macrocyclic oligoesters. Cyclics Corporation, Phelps Peter D, Thompson Timothy A, Wang Yi Feng, Legrand Donald G, ZHANG Yin P, April 17, 2003: WO/2003/031059 (8 worldwide citation)

Organo-titanate catalysts are prepared that are useful to catalyze depolymerization of a polyester to produce macrocyclic oligoesters substantially free from macrocyclic co-oligoesters.

Tom Hu, Terry W Davis, Ludovico Bancod: Semiconductor package with singulation crease. Stetina Brunda Garred & Brucker, April 17, 2003: US20030073265-A1 (7 worldwide citation)

An integrated circuit chip package comprising a lead frame having an integrated circuit die electrically connected thereto. Partially encapsulating the lead frame and the integrated circuit die is a package body. The package body includes the central portion which is circumvented by a peripheral por ...

Park Kyoung Soo: Asher equipment for semiconductor device manufacturing including cluster method. Psk, April 17, 2003: KR1020020078996 (6 worldwide citation)

PURPOSE: Asher equipment for semiconductor device manufacturing including a cluster method is provided to be capable of improving the maintenance of each wafer by installing an alignment and OCR(Optical Character Recognition) unit at a buffer stage for carrying out an OCR process when the wafer is l ...

Rank Stephen D: Haptic feedback sensations based on audio output from computer devices. Immersion Corporation, COOLEY GODWARD, April 17, 2003: WO/2003/032289 (6 worldwide citation)

Triggering haptic sensations based on sound output from a computer device (14). A portion of sound data is stored that is output to a user as audio (24) from an application program running on a computer (20). The portion of sound data is analyzed using intelligent heuristics to extract at least one ...

Lahti Jerry, Sahinoja Mikko, Mittal Gaurav: A method of server initiated synchronization in a synchronization system where the request message from the server has a maximum size. Nokia Corporation, Lahti Jerry, Sahinoja Mikko, Mittal Gaurav, KOLSTER OY, April 17, 2003: WO/2003/032569 (6 worldwide citation)

A method of starting a session in a synchronization system. The maximum size of a message that is to be sent from a synchronization server to a mobile station for the request, and coding instructions, by which at least one of the identifiers can be coded into a bit sequence requiring substantially f ...

Eric J Shero, Christophe Pomarede: Incorporation of nitrogen into high k dielectric film. Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 17, 2003: US20030072975-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

A high k dielectric film and methods for forming the same are disclosed. The high k material includes two peaks of impurity concentration, particularly nitrogen, such as at a lower interface and upper interface, making the layer particularly suitable for transistor gate dielectric applications. The ...

Jeff Merecka, David Camp: Shallow depth, coiled tubing horizontal drilling system. S & S Trust, Alan R Thiele, Jenkens & Gilchrist, April 17, 2003: US20030070841-A1 (5 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a system for coiled tubing drilling of substantially horizontal shallow depth boreholes for installation of transmission or conveyance lines. A mobile platform mounts a coiled tubing reel and an adjustably mounted injector head. On the leading end of the coiled tubing is a d ...