Craig Allen
Nemmara Chithambaram, Craig Allen Miller: Meeting location determination using spatio-semantic modeling. Autodesk, Gates & Cooper, March 8, 2005: US06865538 (20 worldwide citation)

One or more embodiments of the invention provide a method, method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for determining a meeting location. A location for each of two or more persons is obtained. A central location is then determined based on the obtained locations. A list of activity preferences f ...

Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald: Low threading dislocation density relaxed mismatched epilayers without high temperature growth. AmberWave Systems Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, March 8, 2005: US06864115 (2 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor structure and method of processing same including a substrate, a lattice-mismatched first layer deposited on the substrate and annealed at a temperature greater than 100° C. above the deposition temperature, and a second layer deposited on the first layer with a greater lattice misma ...

Daniel E Gerbec, T Wade Fallin, Tom Faciszewski: Methods for adjustable bone fusion implants. Movdice Holding, MedicineLodge, Workman Nydegger, March 8, 2005: US06863673 (407 worldwide citation)

A method for fusing two adjacent bones or pieces of bone includes positioning an adjustable fusion implant between two adjacent bones or pieces of bone, the fusion implant having a first plate and an opposing second plate. A portion of a tool inserted between the first plate and the second plate of ...

Paul Drzaic, Russell J Wilcox: Full color reflective display with multichromatic sub-pixels. E Ink Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, March 8, 2005: US06864875 (323 worldwide citation)

A full color, reflective display having superior saturation and brightness is achieved with a novel display element comprising multichromatic elements. In one embodiment a capsule includes more than three species of particles which differ visually. One embodiment of the display employs three sub-pix ...

Walter D Gillespie, David G Matsuura, Philip J Simpson, Gregory M Smith: Articulation mechanism for medical devices. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Rajiv Yadav, March 8, 2005: US06863668 (274 worldwide citation)

An improved articulating device for use with a medical insertion instrument comprising in part a first tube having a plurality of ribs defining a plurality of bending segments, a second tube axially disposed within the first tube, and means for transmitting an axial deflecting pull load. Such device ...

Todd M Boyce, David Kaes, Nelson L Scarborough: Osteogenic implants derived from bone. Osteotech, Dilworth & Barrese, March 8, 2005: US06863694 (273 worldwide citation)

An osteogenic osteoimplant in the form of a flexible sheet comprising a coherent mass of bone-derived particles, the osteoimplant having a void volume not greater than about 32% and a method of making an osteogenic osteoimplant having not greater than about 32% void volume, the method comprising: pr ...

Wyatt Riley: Area based position determination for terminals in a wireless network. Qualcomm, Philip R Wadsworth, Charles D Brown, Donald Kordich, March 8, 2005: US06865395 (268 worldwide citation)

Techniques to estimate the position of a wireless terminal. In a method, the identities of a number of transmitters (e.g., BTSs) to be used to estimate the position are initially received. Expected areas for these transmitters are then determined. The expected area associated with each transmitter i ...

Hsiang Lan Lung: Spacer chalcogenide memory method and device. Macronix International, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, March 8, 2005: US06864503 (230 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes devices and methods to form memory cell devices including a spacer comprising a programmable resistive material alloy. Particular aspects of the present invention are described in the claims, specification and drawings.

Terry L Gilton: Programmable conductor memory cell structure. Micron Technology, Dickstein Shapiro Morin & Oshinsky, March 8, 2005: US06864500 (224 worldwide citation)

In programmable conductor memory cells, metal ions precipitate out of a glass electrolyte element in response to an applied electric field in one direction only, causing a conductive pathway to grow from cathode to anode. The amount of conductive pathway growth, and therefore the programming, depend ...

Zhifeng Ren, Zhongping Huang, Jui H Wang, Dezhi Wang: Free-standing and aligned carbon nanotubes and synthesis thereof. The Research Foundation of State University of New York, Nixon Peabody, March 8, 2005: US06863942 (222 worldwide citation)

One or more highly-oriented, multi-walled carbon nanotubes are grown on an outer surface of a substrate initially disposed with a catalyst film or catalyst nano-dot by plasma enhanced hot filament chemical vapor deposition of a carbon source gas and a catalyst gas at temperatures between 300° C. and ...