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Charles Szmanda
Anthony Zampini, Charles R Szmanda, Gary N Taylor, James F Cameron, Gerhard Pohlers: Photoresist compositions for short wavelength imaging. Shipley Company L L C, Peter F Corless, Darryl P Prickey, Edwards & Angell, February 22, 2005: US06858379 (7 worldwide citation)

New photoresists are provided that are suitable for short wavelength imaging, including sub-200 nm such as 157 nm. In one aspect, resists of the invention comprise a fluorine-containing polymer, a photoactive component, and one or more additional components of an amine or other basic composition, a ...


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Katherina Babich
Marie Angelopoulos, Katherina E Babich, Cameron James Brooks, S Jay Chey, C Richard Guarnieri, Michael Straight Hibbs, Kenneth Christopher Racette: Attenuated embedded phase shift photomask blanks. International Business Machines Corporation, Daniel P Morris, February 22, 2005: US06858357 (2 worldwide citation)

An attenuating embedded phase shift photomask blank that produces a phase shift of the transmitted light is formed with an optically translucent film made of metal, silicon, nitrogen or metal, silicon, nitrogen and oxygen. A wide range of optical transmission (0.001% up to 20% at 193 nm) is obtained ...


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Robert S Chau, Brian S Doyle, Jack Kavalieros, Douglas Barlage, Suman Datta, Scott A Hareland: Tri-gate devices and methods of fabrication. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, February 22, 2005: US06858478 (350 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a semiconductor device comprising a semiconductor body having a top surface and laterally opposite sidewalls formed on a substrate. A gate dielectric layer is formed on the top surface of the semiconductor body and on the laterally opposite sidewalls of the semiconductor bod ...


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David C Gelvin, Lewis D Girod, William J Kaiser, William M Merrill, Fredric Newberg, Gregory J Pottie, Anton I Sipos, Sandeep Vardhan: Method and apparatus for internetworked wireless integrated network sensor (WINS) nodes. Sensoria Corporation, Shemwell Gregory & Courtney, February 22, 2005: US06859831 (342 worldwide citation)

The Wireless Integrated Network Sensor Next Generation (WINS NG) nodes provide distributed network and Internet access to sensors, controls, and processors that are deeply embedded in equipment, facilities, and the environment. The WINS NG network is a new monitoring and control capability for appli ...


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Robert M Ohline, Joseph M Tartaglia, Amir Belson, Alex T Roth, Wade A Keller, Scott C Anderson, Chris A Julian: Tendon-driven endoscope and methods of insertion. Neo Guide Systems, Wilson Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, February 22, 2005: US06858005 (326 worldwide citation)

A steerable, tendon-driven endoscope is described herein. The endoscope has an elongated body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled, segmented proximal portion. The steerable distal portion and the segment of the controllable portion are actuated by ...


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Akira Yumoto: Current drive circuit and display device using the same, pixel circuit, and drive method. Sony Corporation, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLL, Ronald P Kananen, February 22, 2005: US06859193 (301 worldwide citation)

A display including a current drive circuit capable of supplying a desired current to a light-emitting element in each pixel stably and accurately irrespective of the characteristic variations of active elements in the pixel, thereby providing a high-definition image. Each pixel is composed of a rec ...


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Goshi Biwa, Hiroyuki Okuyama: Selective growth method, and semiconductor light emitting device and fabrication method thereof. Sony Corporation, Robert J Depke, Holland & Knight, February 22, 2005: US06858081 (260 worldwide citation)

In a selective growth method, growth interruption is performed at the time of selective growth of a crystal layer on a substrate. Even if the thickness distribution of the crystal layer becomes non-uniform at the time of growth of the crystal layer, the non-uniformity of the thickness distribution o ...


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Jeffrey W Lutze, Jian Chen, Yan Li, Masaaki Higashitani: Source side self boosting technique for non-volatile memory. SanDisk Corporation, Vierra Magen Marcus Harmon & DeNiro, February 22, 2005: US06859397 (258 worldwide citation)

A non-volatile semiconductor memory system (or other type of memory system) is programmed in a manner that avoids program disturb. In one embodiment that includes a flash memory system using a NAND architecture, program disturb is avoided by increasing the channel potential of the source side of the ...


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Adam J Cheyer, David L Martin, Douglas B Moran, William S Mark: Extensible software-based architecture for communication and cooperation within and between communities of distributed agents and distributed objects. SRI International, Perkins Coie, February 22, 2005: US06859931 (199 worldwide citation)

A distributed agent community is able to dynamically interact with alternative sofware technologies that manage distributed objects. The leveraging of capabilities of distributed object systems greatly expands the flexibility and capabilites of the distributed agent community. Through access to dist ...


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David J Luman, Samuel A Johnson, Thomas Camis: Electronic display devices and methods. Hewlett Packard Development Company, February 22, 2005: US06859218 (193 worldwide citation)

Electronic display devices and methods are described. In one embodiment, a display device comprises a housing and a display area provided within the housing to display content for a user. Memory is provided within the housing to hold data that is to be rendered into user-viewable content. An electro ...



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