Brian Goodall
Brian L Goodall, Saikumar Jayaraman, Robert A Shick, Larry F Rhodes, Robert David Allen, Richard Anthony DiPietro, Thomas Wallow: Photoresist compositions comprising polycyclic polymers with acid labile pendant groups. Sumitomo Bakelite, International Business Machines, Thoburn T Dunlap, Hudak Shunk & Farine Co A, April 20, 2004: US06723486 (24 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a radiation sensitive photoresist composition comprising a photoacid initiator and a polycyclic polymer comprising repeating units that contain pendant acid labile groups. Upon exposure to an imaging radiation source the photoacid initiator generates an acid which cl ...

Ernst Katchour, Shankar S Nathan: Methods and apparatus for enabling keyboard accelerators in applications implemented via a browser. Siebel Systems, James W Soong, Siebel Systems, April 20, 2004: US06724399 (843 worldwide citation)

Methods, apparatus, and articles of manufacture for enabling keyboard accelerators in software applications implemented via a browser application are disclosed herein. Keyboard accelerators are enabled by intercepting keyboard data before it can be utilized by the browser application for its own pur ...

Paul V Fenton Jr: Surgical stapler and method of applying plastic staples to body tissue. Axya Medical, McDermott Will & Emery, April 20, 2004: US06722552 (530 worldwide citation)

A stapler for ejecting at least one staple of resilient thermoplastic material having a base member and two legs extending from the base member to sharp ends and wherein the legs include overlapping distal portions for engaging body tissue. The stapler includes a pair of jaws movable between open an ...

Ammar Al Ali: Resposable pulse oximetry sensor. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 20, 2004: US06725075 (519 worldwide citation)

A pulse oximeter sensor has both a reusable and a disposable portion. The reusable portion of the sensor preserves the relatively long-lived and costly emitter, detector and connector components. The disposable portion of the sensor is the relatively inexpensive adhesive tape component that is used ...

Richard F Schroeder, Robert M Vidlund, Jason E Kalgreen, Cyril J Schweich Jr, Todd J Mortler: Methods and devices for improving mitral valve function. Myocor, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, April 20, 2004: US06723038 (436 worldwide citation)

Devices and related methods for treating heart conditions, including, for example, dilatation, valve incompetencies, including mitral valve leakage, and other heart failure conditions, may operate to assist in the apposition of heart valve leaflets to improve valve function. A method for improving t ...

Colin C O Goble, Keith Penny, Christopher P Hancock, Francis Amoah: Tissue resurfacing. Gyrus Medical, Oliff & Berridge, April 20, 2004: US06723091 (421 worldwide citation)

A tissue resurfacing system has a handheld surgical instrument with a gas conduit (

Ovid Santoro, Klaus Lagermann: System and method for simultaneous display of multiple information sources. Surfcast, Pennie & Edmonds, April 20, 2004: US06724403 (379 worldwide citation)

A computerized method of presenting information from a variety of sources on a display device. Specifically the present invention describes a graphical user interface for organizing the simultaneous display of information from a multitude of information sources. In particular, the present invention ...

J Christopher Flaherty, Christopher Carter Gregory, Derek Dwayne Mahoney, John Michael Margicin: Plunger assembly for patient infusion device. Insulet Corporation, McDermott Will & Emery, April 20, 2004: US06723072 (374 worldwide citation)

A device for delivering fluid, such as insulin, to a patient. The device includes an exit port assembly, a syringe-like reservoir including a side wall extending along a longitudinal axis towards an outlet connected to the exit port assembly, and a plunger assembly received in the reservoir. The plu ...

Wen Syan Li: Advanced web bookmark database system. NEC Corporation, Sughrue Mion PLLC, April 20, 2004: US06725227 (373 worldwide citation)

An advanced bookmark database system provides query, re-organization, information sharing, view, and access control capabilities to manage bookmarks. In one embodiment of the bookmark database system of the present invention, HTML document parsing, keyword extraction, and HTML/VRML document generati ...

William Michael Zintel, Brian S Christian, Bradford A Christian: Synchronization of controlled device state using state table and eventing in data-driven remote device control model. Microsoft Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman, April 20, 2004: US06725281 (344 worldwide citation)

Controlled devices according to a device control model maintain a state table representative of their operational state. Devices providing a user control point interface for the controlled device obtain the state table of the controlled device, and may also obtain presentation data defining a remote ...