Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Young Kim, Belgacem Haba, Vernon Solberg: Stacked microelectronic assembly and method therefor. Tessers, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, March 2, 2004: US06699730 (193 worldwide citation)

A method of making a stacked microelectronic assembly includes providing a flexible substrate having a plurality of attachment sites, test contacts and conductive terminals, and including a wiring layer with leads extending to the attachment sites. The method includes assembling a plurality of micro ...

David Sherrer
David W Sherrer: Microstructures comprising silicon nitride layer and thin conductive polysilicon layer. Shipley Company L L C, Niels Haun, Jonathan D Baskin, March 2, 2004: US06698295 (96 worldwide citation)

Surface micromachined structures having a relatively thick silicon nitride layer and a relatively thin conductive polysilicon layer bonded together. Preferably, the silicon nitride layer and conductive polysilicon layer are made in the same low pressure chemical vapor deposition (LPCVD) step. The po ...

Sanjay Chaturvedi
Sanjay Chaturvedi, Anne Mae Gaffney, Scott Han, Dominique Hung Nhu Le: Zn and/or Ga promoted multi-metal oxide catalyst. Rohm and Haas Company, Alan Holler, Kenneth Crimaldi, March 2, 2004: US06700015 (6 worldwide citation)

A catalyst comprising a promoted mixed metal oxide is useful for the vapor phase oxidation of an alkane or a mixture of an alkane and an alkene to an unsaturated carboxylic acid and for the vapor phase ammoxidation of an alkane or a mixture of an alkane and an alkene to an unsaturated nitrile.


Michael P Whitman: Expanding parallel jaw device for use with an electromechanical driver device. Power Medical Interventions, Kenyon & Kenyon, March 2, 2004: US06698643 (740 worldwide citation)

A cutting and stapling device for use as an attachment to an electromechanical device driver comprises an upper jaw and a lower jaw which separate and close against one another in a continuously parallel alignment. The upper jaw includes a series of staple guides corresponding to one or more staples ...

J Christopher Flaherty, John T Garibotto: Transcutaneous delivery means. Insulet Corporation, McDermott Will & Emery, March 2, 2004: US06699218 (652 worldwide citation)

A device for delivering fluid to a patient including a passageway having a proximal fluid transport tube, a distal fluid transport tube, and a tubular expansion member coupling the fluid transport tubes. A penetrating member is positioned within the expansion member for axial movement between the fl ...

Mohamed K Diab, Rex McCarthy: Signal processing apparatus and method. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 2, 2004: US06699194 (633 worldwide citation)

A method and an apparatus to analyze two measured signals that are modeled as containing desired and undesired portions such as noise, FM and AM modulation. Coefficients relate the two signals according to a model defined in accordance with the present invention. In one embodiment, a transformation ...

Daniel T Wallace, S Christopher Anderson, Scott Manzo: Platform link wrist mechanism. Intuitive Surgical, Lynn M Thompson, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, March 2, 2004: US06699235 (353 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a robotic surgical tool for use in a robotic surgical system to perform a surgical operation. The robotic surgical tool includes a wrist mechanism disposed near the distal end of a shaft which connects with an end effector. The wrist mechanism includes a distal member ...

John Jeffrey Haswell, Robert J Young, Kevin Schramm: System, method, and article of manufacture for test maintenance in an automated scripting framework. Accenture, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, March 2, 2004: US06701514 (352 worldwide citation)

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for affording test maintenance in an automated scripting framework. First, a plurality of test scripts are developed. Then, the plurality of test scripts are stored in a centrally located database. A user is then allowed to edit a specific tes ...

James F Zucherman, Ken Y Hsu, Charles J Winslow, Henry A Klyce: Spine distraction implant. St Francis Medical Technologies, Fliesler Meyer, March 2, 2004: US06699246 (342 worldwide citation)

A spine distraction implant alleviates pain associated with spinal stenosis and facet arthropathy by expanding the volume in the spine canal and/or neural foramen. The implant provides a spinal extension stop while allowing freedom of spinal flexion.