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David Sherrer
David W Sherrer: Microstructures comprising a dielectric layer and a thin conductive layer. Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman, August 26, 2004: US20040164423-A1

Surface micromachined structures having a relatively thick dielectric layer and a relatively thin conductive layer bonded together.


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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Thomas F Fox, Sayeh Khalili, Belgacem Haba, David Nguyen, Richard Warmke, Xingchao Yuan: Stacked semiconductor module. Rambus, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, August 26, 2004: US20040164393-A1

The semiconductor module is provided that includes a semiconductor housing and a plurality of integrated circuit dice positioned within the housing. The semiconductor module also includes a programmable memory device positioned within the housing and electrically coupled to the plurality of integrat ...


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Eugene Fitzgerald
Minjoo L Lee, Christopher W Leitz, Eugene A Fitzgerald: Structures with planar strained layers. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, August 26, 2004: US20040164318-A1

A structure and a method for forming the structure, the method including forming a compressively strained semiconductor layer, the compressively strained layer having a strain greater than or equal to 0.25%. A tensilely strained semiconductor layer is formed over the compressively strained layer. Th ...


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Forster Ian J, Weakley Thomas Craig, Kingston Benjamin: Rfid device tester and method. Avery Dennison Corporation, Forster Ian J, Weakley Thomas Craig, Kingston Benjamin, PLATT Jonathan A, August 26, 2004: WO/2004/072892 (132 worldwide citation)

An RFID device tester (10) includes coupling elements for capacitively coupling a reader (14) to an RFID device (12) to be tested. The reader (14) may power the RFID device by sending an outgoing signal, such as an outgoing AC power signal, which may be rectified and/or reflected by the RFID device, ...


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Baarman David W: Adapter. Access Business Group International, Baarman David W, DANI William P, August 26, 2004: WO/2004/073176 (130 worldwide citation)

An adapter allows a remote device to use a contactless power supply. The adapter has a contactless power interface for receiving power from a contactless power supply and a power regulator for supplying power to the remote device. The adapter may have a rechargeable power source for operating the ad ...


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Baarman David W: Adaptive inductive power supply with communication. Access Business Group International, Baarman David W, DANI William P, August 26, 2004: WO/2004/073166 (122 worldwide citation)

An adaptive inductive ballast is provided with the capability to communicate with a remote device powered by the ballast. To improve the operation of the ballast, the ballast changes its operating characteristics based upon information received from the remote device. Further, the ballast may provid ...


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Baarman David W: Adaptive inductive power supply. Access Business Group International, Baarman David W, DANI William P, August 26, 2004: WO/2004/073150 (114 worldwide citation)

A contactless power supply has a dynamically configurable tank circuit powered by an inverter. The contactless power supply is inductively coupled to one or more loads. The inverter is connected to a DC power source. When loads are added or removed from the system, the contactless power supply is ca ...


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Miao Zenwei, Sun Ying, Wu Frank, Nakajima Suanne, Xu Guoyou, Or Yat Sun, Wang Zhe: Macrocyclic hepatitis c serine protease inhibitors. Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Miao Zenwei, Sun Ying, Wu Frank, Nakajima Suanne, Xu Guoyou, Or Yat Sun, Wang Zhe, HSI Jeffrey D, August 26, 2004: WO/2004/072243 (113 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to compounds of Formula (I, II or III), or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, ester, or prodrug, thereof: (I), (II), (III), wherein W is a substituted or unsubstituted heterocyclic ring system. The compounds inhibit serine protease activity, particularly the activity o ...


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Baarman David W, Mcphilliamy Stephen J, Houghton Christopher: Inductively powered apparatus. Access Business Group International, Baarman David W, Mcphilliamy Stephen J, Houghton Christopher, DANI William P, August 26, 2004: WO/2004/073177 (110 worldwide citation)

An inductive power supply system for providing power to one or more inductively powered devices. The system includes a mechanism for varying the physical distance or the respective orientation between the primary coil and secondary coil to control the amount of power supplied to the inductively powe ...


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Reiley Mark A: Facet arthroplasty devices and methods. Archus Orthopedics, RYAN Daniel D, August 26, 2004: WO/2004/071358 (93 worldwide citation)

Surgically installed prostheses (30, 34 and 50) replace either the caudal portion of a natural facet joint, the cephalad portion of a natural facet joint, or both. The prostheses (30, 34, 50) are readily attached to the pedicles of a vertebral body and support at least one element that defines an ar ...