Guoxiao Guo Guoxiao Guo
Guoxiao Guo, Jingliang Zhang, Zhimin He, Eng Hong Ong: Active control system and method for reducing disk fluttering induced track misregistrations. Agency for Science Technology and Research, Renner Otto Boisselle & Sklar, May 3, 2005: US06888694 (35 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to controlling an actuator for positioning a read/write head in storage devices such as disk drives. More specifically, the invention relates to using a sensor to detect the disk vibration amplitude perpendicular to the disk surface, and using feed forward control to ca ...

Dr. Jill S. Becker
Roy G Gordon, Jill Becker, Dennis Hausmann: Vapor deposition of silicon dioxide nanolaminates. President and fellows of Harvard College, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale And Dorr, May 26, 2005: US20050112282-A1

This invention relates to materials and processes for thin film deposition on solid substrates. Silica/alumina nanolaminates were deposited on heated substrates by the reaction of an aluminum-containing compound with a silanol. The nanolaminates have very uniform thickness and excellent step coverag ...

David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Larry J Rasnake, John J Fisher: Device package and method for the fabrication and testing thereof. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, Edwards & Angell, May 26, 2005: US20050110157-A1

Provided are methods of forming sealed via structures. One method involves: (a) providing a semiconductor substrate having a first surface and a second surface opposite the first surface; (b) forming a layer on the first surface of the substrate; (c) etching a via hole through the substrate from the ...

David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Larry J Rasnake, John J Fisher: Device package and methods for the fabrication and testing thereof. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, Edwards & Angell, May 26, 2005: US20050111797-A1

Provided are optoelectronic device packages. The packages include a base substrate having an optoelectronic device mounting region on a surface of the base substrate and a lid mounting region. An optoelectronic device is mounted on the optoelectronic device mounting region. A lid is mounted on the l ...

Jens Nagel
Heiko K Sacher, Maria E Romera, Jens Nagel: Electronic device and user interface and input method therefor. Randi L Karpinia, Motorola, May 26, 2005: US20050114770-A1

A portable electronic device (100,400) and user interface (425) are operated using a method including initiating entry of a content string; determining the most probable completion alternative or a content prediction using a personalized and learning database (430); displaying the most probable comp ...

Sagy Pundak Mintz
Kemp Ii Gary Allen, Schluetter Jens Uwe, Garrison David W, Mintz Sagy: Method and apparatus for message flow and transaction queue management. Trading Technologies Internat, May 25, 2005: GB2408413-A (2 worldwide citation)

Management of transaction message flow utilizing a transaction message queue. The system and method are for use in financial transaction messaging systems. The system is designed to enable an administrator to monitor, distribute, control and receive alerts on the use and status of limited network an ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Richard E Perego, David Nguyen, Billy W Garrett Jr, Ely Tsern, Craig E Hampel, Wai Yeung Yip: Multiple channel modules and bus systems using same. Rambus, Hunton & Williams, May 24, 2005: US06898085 (37 worldwide citation)

Various module structures are disclosed which may be used to implement modules having 1 to N channels. Bus systems may be formed by the interconnection of such modules.

Klaus Hafemann
Klaus Hafemann: Hot air hair styling device attachment. Wik Far East, Margaret Polson, Patent Law Offices of Rick Martin P C, May 24, 2005: US06895975 (24 worldwide citation)

An integrated hot air hair styling device with a hair care segment or a hair care segment attachable to a hair dryer is disclosed. The hair care segment has the following sections: Two articulated arms having substantially complementary facing surfaces forming a first hair styling gap. A flow channe ...

Randy Ekl
Randy L Ekl, Ron Rotstein: Method for acknowledging messages in a communication system. Motorola, Terri S Hughes, Indira Saladi, May 24, 2005: US06898414 (7 worldwide citation)

At a first device (102 or 104), a message is received and processed. If the message is processed during a first time period, the first device transmits an acknowledgement message during a second time period; otherwise the first device transmits the acknowledgment message during a third time period. ...