Guoxiao Guo Guoxiao Guo
Zhimin He, Guoxiao Guo, Hua Qian, EngHong Ong: Flexural pivot for rotary disc drive actuator. Seagate Technology, Derek J Berger, November 8, 2005: US06963472 (5 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides for a flexural pivot that can be fitted within a cavity of an actuator. The pivot includes a first member that can be coupled to the wall defining the cavity and a second member that can be mounted to the disc drive housing component of the disc drive. At least two lea ...

Ravi Laxman
Yin Pang Tsui, Thomas Elwood Zellner, Rajiv K Agarwal, Ravi Kumar Laxman: Process for the production and purification of bis(tertiary-butylamino)silane. Air Products and Chemicals, Rosaleen P Morris Oskanian, November 8, 2005: US06963006 (6 worldwide citation)

A process for synthesizing an aminosilane compound such as bis(tertiarybutylamino)silane is provided. In one aspect of the present invention, there is provided a process for making bis(tertiarybutylamino)silane comprising reacting a stoichiometric excess of tert-butylamine with dichlorosilane under ...

Xavier Baie
Brent A Anderson, Xavier Baie, Randy W Mann, Edward J Nowak, Jed H Rankin: High mobility transistors in SOI and method for forming. International Business Machines Corporation, Schmeiser Olson & Watts, William D Sabo, November 8, 2005: US06962838 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a device design and method for forming Field Effect Transistors (FETs) that have improved performance without negative impacts to device density. The present invention forms high-gain p-channel transistors by forming them on silicon islands where hole mobility has been ...

Dan Miller
Daniel N Miller, Patrick J Yagle, Kerry B Ginn, Jeffrey W Hamstra: Method and apparatus of asymmetric injection into subsonic flow of a high aspect ratio/complex geometry nozzle. Lockheed Martin Corporation, Koesnter Bertani, November 8, 2005: US06962044 (6 worldwide citation)

The present invention reveals a method and apparatus for controlling the effective area and thrust vector angle of a fluid flow. In one embodiment, the fluid flow is controlled in an advanced, high aspect ratio, complex aperture geometry nozzle using asymmetric injection into the subsonic portion of ...

Timothy L Jackson, Tim E Murphy: Methods of fabrication of semiconductor dice having back side redistribution layer accessed using through-silicon vias and assemblies thereof. MicronTechnology, TraskBritt PC, November 8, 2005: US06962867 (429 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method of rerouting redistribution lines from an active surface of a semiconductor substrate to a back surface thereof and assembling and packaging individual and multiple semiconductor dice with such rerouted redistribution lines formed thereon. The semiconductor substrate includes ...

James L Ford, Christopher L Scofield, Dwayne E Bowman, Ruben E Ortega: Search query processing to provide category-ranked presentation of search results. A9 com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 8, 2005: US06963867 (367 worldwide citation)

A search engine system displays the results of a multiple-category search according to levels of relevance of the categories to a user's search query. A query server receives a search query from a user and identifies, within each of multiple item categories, a set of items that satisfy the query. Th ...

Stephane Herman Maes, Chalapathy Venkata Neti: System and method for multi-modal focus detection, referential ambiguity resolution and mood classification using multi-modal input. International Business Machines Corporation, November 8, 2005: US06964023 (339 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided for performing focus detection, referential ambiguity resolution and mood classification in accordance with multi-modal input data, in varying operating conditions, in order to provide an effective conversational computing environment for one or more users.

Theodore C Johnson, Daniel J Balbierz, Robert Pearson: Method for detecting and treating tumors using localized impedance measurement. Rita Medical Systems, Jacqueline F Mahoney, Peter J Dehlinger, Perkins Coie, November 8, 2005: US06962587 (331 worldwide citation)

An embodiment of the invention provides a method for detecting and treating a tumor using tissue localized volumetric impedance measurement. The method includes providing an impedance measurement apparatus having a plurality of resilient members deployable with curvature and configured to sample tis ...

Jeffrey P Bezos, Joel R Spiegel, Jon McAuliffe: Computer services for assisting users in locating and evaluating items in an electronic catalog based on actions performed by members of specific user communities. Amazon com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 8, 2005: US06963850 (280 worldwide citation)

A Web based system provides informational services for assisting customers in selecting products or other types of items from an electronic catalog of a merchant. Users of the system can create and join user communities, such as communities based on user hobbies, localities, professions, and organiz ...

Philip S Green: Surgical method. SRI International, Townsend&Townsend&CrewLLP, Mark D Barrish, November 8, 2005: US06963792 (252 worldwide citation)

A teleoperator system with telepresence is shown which includes right and left hand controllers (72R and 72L) for control of right and left manipulators (24R and 24L) through use of a servomechanism that includes computer. The teleoperator system comprises a surgical system suited for endoscopic sur ...