Xavier Baie
Brent A Anderson, Xavier Baie, Randy W Mann, Edward J Nowak, Jed H Rankin: High mobility transistors in SOI and method for forming. Schmeiser Olsen Watts, December 18, 2003: US20030232467-A1

The present invention provides a device design and method for forming Field Effect Transistors (FETs) that have improved performance without negative impacts to device density. The present invention forms high-gain p-channel transistors by forming them on silicon islands where hole mobility has been ...

Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald, Richard Westhoff, Matthew T Currie, Christopher J Vineis, Thomas A Langdo: Method of producing high quality relaxed silicon germanium layers. Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, December 18, 2003: US20030230233-A1

A method for minimizing particle generation during deposition of a graded Si1xGex layer on a semiconductor material includes providing a substrate in an atmosphere including a Si precursor and a Ge precursor, wherein the Ge precursor has a decomposition temperature greater than germane, and depositi ...

Karen Buechler
Stephen Dunmead, Kauko Johannes Karpale, Alan W Weimer, Karen J Buechler, Jacob A Johnson: Rapid conversion of metal-containing compounds to form metal oxides. Gary R Molnar Esq, Kalow & Springut, December 18, 2003: US20030230169-A1

A method of converting metal-containing compounds into a metal or metal oxide by rapidly heating the metal-containing compound to an elevated temperature to instigate conversion and holding the metal-containing compound at the elevated temperature for a time sufficient to effect formation of the met ...

Smith Taber H, White David, Mehrotra Vikas: Characterization adn reduction of variation for integrated circuits. Praesagus, Smith Taber H, White David, Mehrotra Vikas, FEIGENBAUM David L, December 18, 2003: WO/2003/104921 (20 worldwide citation)

A method and system are described to reduce process variation (10146) as a result of the semiconductor processing of films in integrated circuit manufacturing processes. The described methods use process variation (10146) and electrical impact (10154) to modify the design and manufacture of integrat ...

Scholl Holger: Mobile unit and method of controlling a mobile unit. Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Scholl Holger, VOLMER Georg, December 18, 2003: WO/2003/105125 (10 worldwide citation)

A mobile unit, such as a robot (12) for example, and a method of controlling a mobile unit are presented. The mobile unit has means of locomotion and is capable of acquiring and recognizing speech signals. If, for example due to its distance from a user (24) or due to sources of acoustic interferenc ...

Aboul Hosn Walid: Expandable blood pump and related methods. Aboul Hosn Walid, SPANGLER Jonathan, December 18, 2003: WO/2003/103745 (9 worldwide citation)

The present invention involves a blood pump (32) having a blood pump and internally disposed rotor, wherein each of the pump housing and rotor are capable of being expanded form a first state of generally reduced dimension (Fig.2b) to a second state of generally increased dimension (Fig. 1b). The bl ...

Pandya Ashish A: High performance ip processor for tcp/ip, rdma and ip storage applications. Pandya Ashish A, LEAL Peter R, December 18, 2003: WO/2003/104943 (5 worldwide citation)

An architecture provides capabilities to transport and process Internet Protocol (IP) packets from Layer (2) through full TCP/IP termination and deep packet inspection through Layer (7). A set of engines performs pass-through packet classification, policy processing and/or security processing enabli ...

Kris Hanon, Michael T Burk, Randall O Tyner: Interface for a multifunctional system. John S Pratt Esq, Kilpatrick Stockton, December 18, 2003: US20030231163-A1 (4 worldwide citation)

The interface uses a combination of controls that retain essentially the same function throughout all modes and features and controls that vary based on the active mode or feature. The interface also includes a display. The display can provide text information, graphic information or a combination o ...

Anderson Robert Paul, Hill Adrian Vivian Sinton, Jewell Derek Parry: Therapeutic epitopes and uses thereof. Isis Innovation, Anderson Robert Paul, Hill Adrian Vivian Sinton, Jewell Derek Parry, MARSHALL Cameron John, December 18, 2003: WO/2003/104273 (4 worldwide citation)

The invention herein disclosed is related to epitopes useful in methods of diagnosing, treating, and preventing coeliac disease. Therapeutic compositions which comprise at least one epitope are provided.

Yoshikawa Seiji, Emori Eita, Matsuura Fumiyoshi, Richard Clark, Ikuta Hironori, Kira Kazunobu, Yasuda Nobuyuki, Nagakura Tadashi, Yamazaki Kazuto: Novel fused imidazole derivative. Eisai, Yoshikawa Seiji, Emori Eita, Matsuura Fumiyoshi, Richard Clark, Ikuta Hironori, Kira Kazunobu, Yasuda Nobuyuki, Nagakura Tadashi, Yamazaki Kazuto, SHIMIZU Hatsushi, December 18, 2003: WO/2003/104229 (4 worldwide citation)

A compound represented by the general formula (I) [wherein T1 means an optionally substituted, monocyclic or bicyclic, 4- to 12-membered, heterocyclic group containing one or two nitrogen atoms in the ring; X means optionally substituted C1-6 alkyl, etc.; Z1 and Z2 each independently means nitrogen ...