Nathaniel Brese Angelo Lamola
Angelo A Lamola, Nathaniel E Brese: Electronic device manufacture. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, S Matthew Cairns, May 9, 2006: US07041331 (1 worldwide citation)

Compositions suitable for use as underfill materials in an integrated circuit assembly are provided. Also provided are methods of preparing integrated circuit assemblies containing certain underfill materials as well as electronic devices containing such integrated circuit assemblies.

Brian Goodall
Brian L Goodall, Lester Howard McIntosh III: Catalyst complexes for polymerization and co-polymerization of cyclic olefins. Rohm and Haas Company, Thomas S Deibert, May 9, 2006: US07041758 (4 worldwide citation)

A process for polymerizing and copolymerizing cyclic olefins, such as, norbornene is disclosed. The disclosed process uses a catalyst complex that exhibit a high activity for the polymerization and co-polymerization of cyclic olefins and improved stability toward heat, oxygen and moisture.

Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald, Richard Westhoff, Matthew T Currie, Christopher J Vineis, Thomas A Langdo: Method of producing high quality relaxed silicon germanium layers. AmberWave Systems Corporation, Goodwin Procter, May 9, 2006: US07041170 (8 worldwide citation)

A method for minimizing particle generation during deposition of a graded Si1-xGex layer on a semiconductor material includes providing a substrate in an atmosphere including a Si precursor and a Ge precursor, wherein the Ge precursor has a decomposition temperature greater than germane, and deposit ...

Marc Van Damme
Johan Loccufier, Marc Van Damme, Joan Vermeersch, Wim Sap: Heat-sensitive lithographic printing plate precursor. Agfa Gevaert, Leydig Voit & Mayer, May 9, 2006: US07041427 (2 worldwide citation)

A heat-sensitive lithographic printing plate precursor is disclosed comprising a polymer which is soluble in an aqueous alkaline solution and which comprises at least one chromophoric moiety having a light absorption maximum in the wavelength range between 400 and 780 nm. Such materials show no dye ...

Csaba Truckai, James A Baker, Gabor Gran, John H Shadduck: Electrosurgical working end with replaceable cartridges. SurgRx, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, May 9, 2006: US07041102 (626 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical medical device and method for creating thermal welds in engaged tissue that carries the electrosurgical components in a disposable cartridge. The instrument also can carry a blade member in a disposable cartridge, thus making the instrument system inexpensive to use. In another em ...

Steven Drucker, Charles T Liamos, Fredric Colman, Mark Lortz, Kelley Lipman, Feng Jiang, Henrik Bacho: Blood glucose tracking apparatus and methods. TheraSense, DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary US, Andrew V Smith, May 9, 2006: US07041468 (523 worldwide citation)

A measurement module for glucose testing includes a glucose testing measurement module housing, a test strip receptacle formed in the housing, and a connector portion formed in the housing and shaped to permit mechanical removable attachment of the housing to a hand-held computer. Electronics determ ...

Timothy R Pryor, Peter Smith: Man machine interfaces and applications. Douglas E Jackson, Stites & Harbison PLLC, May 9, 2006: US07042440 (513 worldwide citation)

Affordable methods and apparatus are disclosed for inputting position, attitude (orientation) or other object characteristic data to computers for the purpose of Computer Aided Design, Painting, Medicine, Teaching, Gaming, Toys, Simulations, Aids to the disabled, and internet or other experiences. P ...

Dominique M Freeman, Dirk Boecker, Don Alden, Han Joachim Hartmann, Lutz Weber: Sampling module device and method. Pelikan Technologies, Paul Davis, Heller Ehrman, May 9, 2006: US07041068 (404 worldwide citation)

A tissue penetration device and method of using same that may include a lancet module or sampling module. The sampling module may optionally be in a cartridge configuration and include sampling and analyzing functions, which may be integrated.

Bryan Patrick Flaherty, Mark Henry Sher, Richard G Caro: Rapid non-invasive blood pressure measuring device. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 9, 2006: US07041060 (393 worldwide citation)

A measurement device for generating an arterial volume-indicative signal includes an exciter and a detector. The exciter is adapted to receive an oscillating signal and generate a pressure wave based at least in part on the oscillating signal on the artery at a measurement site on a patient. The pre ...

David Juitt, Philip Bates, Thomas Christoffel, Geoffrey Crawshaw, David Crosbie: Method and system for managing data traffic in wireless networks. Bluesocket, Goodwin Procter, May 9, 2006: US07042988 (316 worldwide citation)

The present invention can be used to facilitate the integration of wireless capability provided by wireless access points into an enterprise computer network. A gateway server is interposed between wireless access points and protected networks to provide security and integration functions, for examp ...