David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer, Mindaugas F Dautartas, Donald E Leber: Optical waveguide devices and methods of fabricating the same. Shipley Company, Rohm And Haas Electronic Materials, December 7, 2006: US20060275012-A1

A first waveguide holding member has a first transverse surface region and a first optical waveguide having an end terminating at the first transverse surface region. A second waveguide holding member has a second transverse surface region which confronts the first transverse surface region of the f ...

Ivo Koutsaroff 掘露 伊保龍
Andrew Cervin Lawry, Mircea Capanu, Ivoyl P Koutsaroff, Marina Zelner, Thomas A Bernacki: Low loss thin film capacitor and methods of manufacturing the same. Joseph M Sauer Esq, Jones Day, December 7, 2006: US20060274476-A1

In accordance with the teachings described herein, low loss thin film capacitors and methods of manufacturing the same are provided. A low loss thin-film capacitor structure may include first and second electrodes and a polar dielectric between the first and second electrodes. The polar dielectric a ...

Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Martinus Bernardus Van Der Mark, Johannes Theodorus Adriaan Wilderbeek: Multi-stack information carrier. Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, December 7, 2006: US20060274633-A1

The invention relates to an information carrier comprising at least two information stacks. Each stack comprises a first electrode (11, 15), a second electrode (13, 17) and an information layer (12, 16) between the first and second electrodes. The information layer comprises molecules which can be r ...

Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald, Nicole Gerrish: Method of fabricating CMOS inverters and integrated circuits utilizing strained surface channel MOSFETs. AmberWave Systems Corporation, Goodwin Procter, December 7, 2006: US20060275972-A1

A method of fabricating a CMOS inverter including providing a heterostructure having a Si substrate, a relaxed Si1-xGex layer on the Si substrate, and a strained surface layer on said relaxed Si1-xGex layer; and integrating a pMOSFET and an nMOSFET in said heterostructure, wherein the channel of sai ...

Marek Brejl
Samuel W Peterson, Thomas J Gleeson, Marek Brejl, Marguerite Kirkby: Systems and methods for virtual identification of polyps. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth PA, December 7, 2006: US20060276708-A1

A method of operating on volumetric imaging data representing organ anatomy includes determining whether a polyp location within a specified range from a viewing point is visible, or hidden by an anatomical feature, and marking the polyp as visible or hidden with a viewable indicator.

Kim Kyeongseo: Conversation system and method using conversational agent. Daumsoft, Kim Kyeongseo, AN Sang Jeong, December 7, 2006: WO/2006/129967 (138 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a conversation system using a conversational agent which includes: a conversation DB for storing pairs of questions and answers; a conversational agent server for receiving a question, transmitting the question to the conversation DB, and finding an answer in the conv ...

Bouma Brett Eugene, Tearney Guillermo J, Yelin Dvir, Yun Seok Hyun: Spectral encoding heterodyne interferometry techniques for imaging. The General Hospital Corporation, Bouma Brett Eugene, Tearney Guillermo J, Yelin Dvir, Yun Seok Hyun, ABELEV Gary, December 7, 2006: WO/2006/130797 (119 worldwide citation)

Systems, arrangements and methods for obtaining three-dimensional imaging data are provided. For example, a broadband light source (100) can provide a particular radiation. A first electro-magnetic radiation can be focused and diffracted, and then provided to at least one sample (140) to generate a ...

Takahashi Hiroyuki: (Ja) 手術器具, (En) Operating instrument. Olympus Medical Systems, Takahashi Hiroyuki, ITOH Susumu, December 7, 2006: WO/2006/129465 (112 worldwide citation)

(EN) An operating instrument comprising an ultrasonic oscillator generating an ultrasonic oscillation, an ultrasonic probe for transmitting an ultrasonic oscillation generated from the ultrasonic oscillator to the distal end, a grasping member arranged to move to the proximity position and the separ ...

Farina Marco, Gagliardi Stefania, Le, Poul Emmanuel, Palombi Giovanni, Rocher Jean Philippe: Novel heterocyclic compounds as positive allosteric modulators of metabotropic glutamate receptors. Addex Pharma, Farina Marco, Gagliardi Stefania, Le, Poul Emmanuel, Palombi Giovanni, Rocher Jean Philippe, DAVIES Jonathan Mark, December 7, 2006: WO/2006/129199 (109 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to new compounds which are Heterocyclic derivatives of formula (I) wherein A, B, P, X, Y, Q, W, R1 and R2 are defined in the description. Invention compounds are useful for treating central or peripheral nervous system disorders and other disorders which are affected by ...

Tanabe Junichi, Oka Hidetaka, Yamamoto Hiroshi: Electroluminescent device. Ciba Specialty Chemicals Holding, Tanabe Junichi, Oka Hidetaka, Yamamoto Hiroshi, CIBA SPECIALTY CHEMICALS HOLDING, December 7, 2006: WO/2006/128800 (75 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are electroluminescent devices that comprise organic layers that contain dibenzofuran compounds. The compounds are suitable components of, for example, blue-emitting, durable, organo-electroluminescent layers. The electroluminescent devices may be employed for full color display panels in, ...