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Suzuki Takashi, Inamura Hiroshi, Miyake Motoharu: Device authentication in a service control system. NTT Docomo, March 1, 2006: EP1631036-A2 (80 worldwide citation)

A device authentication apparatus (30), including: a device identification information acquisition unit (31) configured to acquire identification information specific to a device; a connection protection unit (34) configured to protect a connection with the device; and an identifier generation unit ...


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Matsumoto Kazutaka: Endoscope and endoscope tip forming member. Olympus, March 1, 2006: EP1629764-A1 (57 worldwide citation)

An endoscope (10) including an elongated insertion section (12) configured to be inserted into a lumen (1) of a subject's body from the distal end side thereof, a tip forming portion (19) which forms a distal end portion of the insertion section (12), and a bending section (18) which is formed on th ...


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Omura Yasuhiro: Projection optical system, and exposure apparatus and exposure method. Nippon Kogaku, March 1, 2006: EP1630585-A1 (55 worldwide citation)

A catadioptric projection optical system for forming a reduced image of a first surface (R) on a second surface (W) is a relatively compact projection optical system having excellent imaging performance as well corrected for various aberrations, such as chromatic aberration and curvature of field, a ...


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Bruhns Ken, Min Xiaoyi, Levine Paul A, Park Euljoon: System and method for determining optimal atrioventricular delay based on intrinsic conduction delays. Pacesetter, March 1, 2006: EP1629863-A1 (50 worldwide citation)

Techniques are provided for estimating optimal atrioventricular delay values for use in pacing the ventricles. Both the intrinsic inter-atrial conduction delay and the intrinsic atrioventricular conduction delay are determined for the patient and then the preferred atrioventricular pacing delay is d ...


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Choi Jong Seong: Dust collection unit for vacuum cleaner. LG Electronics, March 1, 2006: EP1629758-A2 (46 worldwide citation)

Provided is a dust collection unit (100) for a vacuum cleaner (1), including a dust collection container (110) and a coupling portion (166) formed at a concaved inside of the dust collection container (110), for allowing a lower cover (170) to be selectively coupled to the dust collection container ...


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Gresham Richard D: Gel seal for a surgical trocar apparatus. Tyco Healthcare, March 1, 2006: EP1629787-A2 (38 worldwide citation)

A seal assembly (100) for use with an access device during a surgical procedure includes a housing (204) having a passageway therethrough dimensioned to permit passage of a surgical instrument and being adapted for mounting to a trocar device, and a seal (104) comprising a gel material and being mou ...


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Lee Kyoung Soo, Lee Jae Sung: Frame memory driving method. Samsung SDI, March 1, 2006: EP1630784-A1 (29 worldwide citation)

A frame memory control method that reads out video data from a frame memory at a reading speed twice as fast as a writing speed, and a sequential driving type display using the same. The method includes: storing (or writing in) video data corresponding to one frame in the frame memory in sequence; r ...


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Chang Wei Chih, Wang Wei Chian, Chen Chia Wei: Coordinate positioning device with anti-noise method. High Tech Comp, March 1, 2006: EP1630652-A1 (29 worldwide citation)

A coordinate positioning device and the method thereof for detecting the coordinate of a contact point even in an environment of periodic noises. Firstly, obtain a first and a second sampling values of the contact point at a first and a second time points, respectively. Next, determine if the absolu ...


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Cowburn Russell Paul: Verification of articles utilizing fourier transform thumbnails. Ingenia Technology, March 1, 2006: GB2417592-A (28 worldwide citation)

A digital signature is obtained by digitising a set of data points obtained by scanning a coherent beam over a paper, cardboard or other article, and measuring the scatter. A thumbnail digital signature is also determined by digitising an amplitude spectrum of a Fourier transform of the set of data ...


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Yasuma Tsuneo, Negoro Nobuyuki, Fukatsu Kohji: Condensed ring compound. Takeda Pharmaceutical, March 1, 2006: EP1630152-A1 (23 worldwide citation)

The present invention aims at providing a novel fused ring compound having a GPR40 receptor function modulating action and being useful as an insulin secretagogue or a pharmaceutical agent for the prophylaxis or treatment of diabetes, more particularly, a compound represented by the formula: wherein ...