David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer, Mindaugas F Dautartas, Donald E Leber: Optical waveguide devices and methods of fabricating the same. Shipley Company L L C, Niels Haun, Jonathan D Baskin, June 8, 2004: US06748131 (4 worldwide citation)

A first waveguide holding member has a first transverse surface region and a first optical waveguide having an end terminating at the first transverse surface region. A second waveguide holding member has a second transverse surface region which confronts the first transverse surface region of the f ...

Sanjay Chaturvedi
Sanjay Chaturvedi, Anne Mae Gaffney, Scott Han, Michele Doreen Heffner, Ruozhi Song: Halogen promoted multi-metal oxide catalyst. Rohm and Haas Company, June 8, 2004: US06747168 (3 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.


Adam Heller, Ting Chen, Keith A Friedman: Electrodes with multilayer membranes and methods of making the electrodes. TheraSense, Merchant & Gould P C, June 8, 2004: US06746582 (595 worldwide citation)

A sensor including a sensing layer is disposed over an electrode or an optode and a layer-by-layer assembled mass transport limiting membrane disposed over the sensing layer. The membrane includes at least one layer of a polyanionic or polycationic material. The assembled layers of the membrane are ...

W Garland Phillips: Wireless device having context-based operational behavior. Motorola, Charles W Bethards, Hisashi D Watanabe, June 8, 2004: US06748195 (396 worldwide citation)

A wireless device uses profiles associated with one or more contexts, which defines various operating situations. Depending on a context, the wireless device changes its operational behavior in accordance with a defined profile, when a context parameter changes. Among other things, the context can c ...

Jamy Gannoe, Gary Weller, Craig Gerbi, Douglas S Sutton: Intra-gastric fastening devices. Satiety, Morrison & Foerster, June 8, 2004: US06746460 (348 worldwide citation)

Intra-gastric fastening devices are disclosed herein. Expandable devices that are inserted into the stomach of the patient are maintained within by anchoring or otherwise fixing the expandable devices to the stomach walls. Such expandable devices, like inflatable balloons, have tethering regions for ...

Lance M Middleton, Laura H Middleton: Tissue cavitation device and method. Gardere Wynne Sewell, June 8, 2004: US06746451 (338 worldwide citation)

A percutaneous surgical device and method for creating a cavity within tissue during a minimally invasive procedure. A cavitation device includes a shaft interconnected to a flexible cutting element. A flexible cutting element has a first shape suitable for minimally invasive passage into tissue. Th ...

Sylwester Gogolewski: Poly(L-lactide-co-glycolide) copolymers, methods for making and using same, and devices containing same. Synthes, Jones Day, June 8, 2004: US06747121 (307 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates in general to implantable, resorbable copolymers containing L-lactide and glycolide repeat units, and in particular to terpolymers containing L-lactide, glycolide, and one other type of repeat unit selected from the group consisting of D-lactide, D,L-lactide, and &egr;- ...

Kenneth H Abbott, Dan Newell, James O Robarts, Joshua M Freedman, Johnson Apacible: Mediating conflicts in computer user's context data. Tangis Corporation, Perkins Coie, June 8, 2004: US06747675 (297 worldwide citation)

Techniques are described providing mediated information about a current state that is modeled with multiple state attributes. In some situations, the providing includes receiving from a first source an indication of a first value for an indicated one of the state attributes of the modeled current st ...