Ana Londergan
Ana R Londergan, Thomas E Seidel: Methods and procedures for engineering of composite conductive by atomic layer deposition. Genus, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, January 16, 2007: US07164203 (2 worldwide citation)

A composite film comprised of three layers is formed by ALD on a substrate with a substrate interface surface. A first layer is coupled to the substrate interface surface. The first layer provides adhesion to the substrate interface surface and initiation of layer by layer ALD growth. A second layer ...

yuan xing Lee
Yuan Xing Lee, Ismail Demirkan, Richard L Galbraith, Evangelos Eleftheriou, Roy D Cideciyan: Method and apparatus for data coding for high density recording channels exhibiting low frequency contents. Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Netherlands, David W Lynch, Chambliss Bahner & Stophel P C, January 16, 2007: US07164371 (8 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for data coding for high-density recording channels exhibiting low frequency contents is disclosed. Coding is used that satisfies both Running Digital Sum (RDS) and Maximum Transition Run (MTR) properties, which are desirable for achieving high-density recording for recording ...


Michael F Guheen, James D Mitchell, James J Barrese: Web-based architecture sales tool. Accenture, Banner & Witcoff, January 16, 2007: US07165041 (397 worldwide citation)

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for selling products and services. First, an existing network framework is determined after which a plan is defined. Such plan includes improvements to the existing network framework. A pictorial representation is then presented of the existin ...

Franklin E Boyer, Mark A Regouby, Timothy B Demers: On-line schedule system with personalization features. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group of Ropes & Gray, Paul Leblond, January 16, 2007: US07165098 (356 worldwide citation)

An on-line scheduling application allows users to personalize how television-related, entertainment-related, and social event related information is provided. Users may select one or more sources from which the information is obtained. Users may set up a date book that is also used as a source. User ...

George Blossom: Selectable multi-purpose card. JPMorgan Chase Bank N A, Hunton & Williams, January 16, 2007: US07163153 (249 worldwide citation)

A selectable, multi-purpose card comprising a plurality of features stored in a memory storage device operatively mounted on the card and a selection device for allowing a user to select a feature in a few simple steps, preferably in a single step. In one embodiment the card includes a plurality of ...

Evan D Gibbs, Ronald K Hettinger, Luke R Williams, Alan Hocknell, Matthew T Cackett: Golf club head. Callaway Golf Company, Michael A Catania, Elaine H Lo, January 16, 2007: US07163468 (231 worldwide citation)

A golf club head (42) having a standard deviation of coefficient of restitution of less than 0.226 is disclosed herein. The golf club head (42) also preferably has a delta of the coefficient of restitution between a geometric face center of the face (72) and a location (806) 0.5 inch sole-ward from ...

Jacques Senegas, Régis Le Couedic: Intervertebral implant with elastically deformable wedge. Abbott Spine, Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, January 16, 2007: US07163558 (226 worldwide citation)

An intervertebral implant comprising a spacer for engaging between two spinous processes of two vertebrae of the spine. The spacer has two elements each presenting a first part suitable for being connected to a spinous process and bearing second parts opposite from the first part, the bearing second ...

Gary K Michelson: Flanged interbody spinal fusion implants. Warsaw Orthopedic, Martin & Ferraro, January 16, 2007: US07163561 (216 worldwide citation)

A flanged interbody spinal fusion implant for insertion at least in part between adjacent vertebral bodies has opposed upper and lower surfaces adapted to contact each of the adjacent vertebral bodies from within the disc space, a leading end for insertion between the adjacent vertebral bodies, and ...

Thomas E Conn, Russell Ford, Russell O Potts, Pravin L Soni, Janet A Tamada, Michael J Tierney: Devices and methods for frequent measurement of an analyte present in a biological system. Animas Technologies, RatnerPrestia, January 16, 2007: US07163511 (195 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods are provided for frequently measuring the concentration of an analyte present in a biological system. A monitoring system having at least two components is employed in order to allow separation of data collection from data processing and display. Such separation allows greater fl ...