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Matthew T Currie, Anthony J Lochtefeld, Eugene A Fitzgerald: Dual-channel CMOS transistors with differentially strained channels. AmberWave Systems Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, December 11, 2003: US20030227013-A1

A semiconductor structure having a substrate with a surface layer including strained silicon. The surface layer has a first region with a first thickness less than a second thickness of a second region. A gate dielectric layer is disposed over a portion of at least the first surface layer region.


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Yamakage Tomoo, Muratani Hirofumi, Yamada Hisashi, Kambayashi Toru, Koto Shinichiro: Digital watermark burying method and device, and digital watermark detecting method and device. Toshiba, December 11, 2003: TW566045 (26 worldwide citation)

The object is to provide a digital watermark burying device to inspect the buried watermark information, which will not enlarge the invasion such as cutting, marking and rotation operation of image with the amount of computation or circuit scale. It has: a predetermined frequency component extractio ...


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Alam Naveed: System and method for controlling routing in a virtual router system. Cosine Communications, Alam Naveed, STEFFEY Charles E, December 11, 2003: WO/2003/103237 (17 worldwide citation)

One or more functions are applied to network data packets in a virtual router. A packet comprising part of a packet flow is received, and the packet is evaluated to determine which of the one or more functions are to be applied to the flow. The results of the evaluation are stored in a record, and t ...


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Francis Robert Craig, Sheehan Richard Lawrence Jr, Mcgee James Paul, Sainati Robert Arthur, Tong Sai Kit: Object tracking and management system and method using radio-frequency identification tags. 3m Innovative Properties Company, December 11, 2003: TW565802 (8 worldwide citation)

An object tracking and management system and method using radio-frequency identification (""RFID"") tags is disclosed. Objects to be moved between locations are outfitted with RFID tags having information relating to the identities of the objects. The locations are also marked by RFID tags containin ...