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Joseph Fjelstad, Masud Beroz, John W Smith, Belgacem Haba: Microelectric packages having deformed bonded leads and methods therefor. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, February 1, 2005: US06848173 (40 worldwide citation)

A method of making a microelectronic assembly includes juxtaposing a first element, such as a dielectric sheet having conductive leads thereon with a second element, such as a semiconductor chip, having contact thereon, and wire bonding the conductive leads on the first element to the contacts on th ...

Shankar M V
Shankar Madras Venugopal, Alok M Srivastava, Holly Ann Comanzo, Vikas Midha, William Winder Beers, Gopi Chandran Ramachandran, Mukunda Srinivas Adyam: Electrode materials for electric lamps and methods of manufacture thereof. General Electric Company, Fletcher Yoder, February 1, 2005: US06849996 (2 worldwide citation)

An electron emissive composition comprises a barium tantalate composition of the formula (Ba1−x, Cax, Srp, Dq)6(Ta1−y, Wy, Et, Fu, Gv, Caw)2O(11±δ) where δ is an amount of about 0 to about −3; and wherein D is either an alkali earth metal ion or an alkaline earth ion; E, F, and G, are alkaline earth ...

Steven Jobs
Daniel N Crow, Cary Dean, Elizabeth Dykstra Erickson, J Peter Hoddie, Steven P Jobs, Timothy E Wasko: User interface for presenting media information. Apple Computer, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, February 1, 2005: US06850256 (82 worldwide citation)

A user interface and methods for using a user interface for controlling processing of time-based media files. In one exemplary method, a graphical representation of a time line for a time-based media is displayed along with a graphical representation of a current time along the graphical representat ...

Durga Malladi
Durga P Malladi, Serge Willenegger, Tao Chen: Uplink power control. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Philip Wadsworth, Thien T Nguyen, Donald C Kordich, February 1, 2005: US06850771 (14 worldwide citation)

Uplink power control is provided to maintain the integrity of the uplink HS-DPCCH when the UE goes into SHO. The target pilot SNR threshold is controlled by considering the pilot signal strength of the serving Node-B and/or the uplink channel condition of the serving Node-B when deciding to increase ...

Steven M Hoffberg: Intelligent electronic appliance system and method. Milde & Hoffberg, February 1, 2005: US06850252 (1528 worldwide citation)

An intelligent electronic appliance preferably includes a user interface, data input and/or output port, and an intelligent processor. A preferred embodiment comprises a set top box for interacting with broadband media streams, with an adaptive user interface, content-based media processing and/or m ...

Robert A Brodersen, Prashant Chatterjee, Peter Siam Sy Lim III, Matthew S Malden, Duane Wandless: Assignment manager. Siebel Systems, James W Soong, Perkins Coie, February 1, 2005: US06850895 (1045 worldwide citation)

A method, a program product, and a system for assigning resources to tasks in a rule based, resource constrained system. This is done by receiving as inputs tasks and task attributes; resources and resource attributes; and assignment rules. These inputs are used to searching a database of tasks, tas ...

Doug Warner, Mike Myer, Tom Abshire: System and method for generating a dynamic interface via a communications network. Right Now Technologies, Shook Hardy & Bacon, February 1, 2005: US06850949 (910 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and computer program product for dynamically adapting selections in an automatic phone support system is described. The invention may integrate a dynamic knowledge base of responses with the menu selections on an automated phone system or other response system to present the most f ...

Walter M Weber, Ammar Al Ali, Lorenzo Cazzoli: Signal component processor. Masimo Laboratories, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 1, 2005: US06850787 (537 worldwide citation)

A signal processor generates basis functions and identifies at least one basis function component of a sensor signal in order to calculate a physiological measurement. The signal processor is advantageously applied to pulse oximetry so as to directly calculate oxygen saturation and so as to calculat ...

Ammar Al Ali: Physiological measurement communications adapter. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 1, 2005: US06850788 (516 worldwide citation)

A sensor interface is configured to receive a sensor signal. A transmitter modulates a first baseband signal responsive to the sensor signal so as to generate a transmit signal. A receiver demodulates a receive signal corresponding to the transmit signal so as to generate a second baseband signal co ...

Michael F Hoey, Mark A Christopherson, Steven M Goetz: Apparatus and method for creating, maintaining, and controlling a virtual electrode used for the ablation of tissue. Medtronic, Thomas G Berry, Jeffrey J Hohenshell, February 1, 2005: US06849073 (462 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an apparatus and a method for producing a virtual electrode within or upon a tissue to be treated with radio frequency alternating electric current, such tissues including but not limited to liver, lung, cardiac, prostate, breast, and vascular tissues and neoplasms. An ...