Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Joseph C Fjelstad, Belgacem Haba, Para K Segaram: Signal transmission structure with an air dielectric. Shemwell Gregory & Courtney, November 20, 2003: US20030214802-A1

The dielectric constant and loss tangent of a signal transmission structure is lowered by locating discrete conductors used for signal transmission between two shields so as to form cavities between the discrete conductors and each of the shields. Each cavity is filled with any of a number and/or co ...

Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene Fitzgerald, Matthew Currie: Methods for fabricating strained layers on semiconductor substrates. Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, November 20, 2003: US20030215990-A1 (4 worldwide citation)

Methods for fabricating multi-layer semiconductor structures including strained material layers using a minimum number of process tools and under conditions optimized for each layer. Certain regions of the strained material layers are kept free of impurities that can interdiffuse from adjacent porti ...

Viola Frank J: Surgical stapling apparatus having a wound closure material applicator assembly. Tyco Healthcare Group, Viola Frank J, AUDET Paul R, November 20, 2003: WO/2003/094746 (35 worldwide citation)

This disclosure relates to surgical stapling apparatus for enhancing one or more properties of body tissue that is or is to be repaired or joined. The apparatus includes a staple anvil, a staple cartridge, a driving member for driving the surgical staples from individual staple slots in the staple c ...

Viola Frank J: Surgical stapler and disposable loading unit having different size staples. Tyco Healthcare Group, Viola Frank J, AUDET Paul R, November 20, 2003: WO/2003/094747 (34 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapler and a disposable unit for a surgical stapler include a cartridge housing a plurality of different-sized surgical fasteners or staples for providing hemostasis, tissue joining or welding, etc. Preferably, the cartridge in a preferred embodiments has six rows of surgical staples, th ...

Lorens James, Xu Weiduan: Trna synthase: modulators of angiogenesis. Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Lorens James, Xu Weiduan, PARENT Annette S, November 20, 2003: WO/2003/094862 (12 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to regulation of angiogenesis. More particularly, the present invention is directed to nucleic acids encoding seryl-tRNA synthetase protein, which is involved in modulation of angiogenesis. The invention further relates to methods for identifying and using agents, inclu ...

Mirkin Chad, Cao Yun Wei, Jin Rongchao: Nanoparticle probes with raman spectroscopic fingerprints for analyte detection. Northwestern University, Mirkin Chad, Cao Yun Wei, Jin Rongchao, MIAO Emily, November 20, 2003: WO/2003/095973 (12 worldwide citation)

The invention encompasses reagents comprising particles with at least one Raman dye and a specific binding members bound thereto and methods of using such reagents. The invention also encompasses reagents of a specific binding member and two or more different Raman dyes and methods for using such re ...

Chan Benjamin Chun Pong: Procede et dispositif de traitement de dechets toxiques, Hazardous waste treatment method and apparatus. Chan Benjamin Chun Pong, Lau Edmund Kin On, Chan Benjamin Chun Pong, Lau Edmund Kin On, RIDOUT & MAYBEE, November 20, 2003: CA2484472 (12 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for treating the off-gas byproduct of a waste treatment system using a plasma torch. The off-gas of a graphite electrode plasma arc furnace includes carbon black or soot which must be removed. The plasma torch employs a carbon dioxide and oxygen mixture as a working gas to av ...

Slawson Adam: Injector in credit card shape with shielded needle. Slawson Adam, SERJEANTS, November 20, 2003: WO/2003/095001 (9 worldwide citation)

An injector device (10) which is made in a flat credit card shape (11) with a shielded injection needle (22) which is brought out of its shielded position into an unshielded position for use.

Cruz Uribe Antonio S: Generating uniform droplets in multinozzle drop-on-demand printers. Pitney Bowes, November 20, 2003: GB2232933-A (9 worldwide citation)

A multinozzle ink jot printhead comprises a stack of laminae, one lamina being formed with nozzles, another being formed with ink chambers, and another being formed with transducers, the arrangement being such that each transducer overlies a chamber, and each chamber overlies a nozzle, wherein:- the ...

Castaldo Carlo: Portable videointercom set. Castaldo Elettronica & Telecomunicazioni, Castaldo Carlo, ADDEO Teresa Paola, November 20, 2003: WO/2003/096696 (7 worldwide citation)

The basic idea of the invention is to transmit the video information coming from the telecamera 1 of an external video entryphone to the portable unit 8. A cordless video entryphone system includes a complete cordless telephone 5 and 8, which fulfils all the functions of a house mobile telephone. It ...