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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Masud Beroz, Ronald Green, Ilyas Mohammed, Stuart E Wilson, Wael Zohni, Yoichi Kubota, Jesse Burl Thompson: Microelectronic packages and methods therefor. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, February 13, 2007: US07176043 (17 worldwide citation)

A microelectronic package includes a microelectronic element having faces and contacts and a flexible substrate spaced from and overlying a first face of the microelectronic element. The package also includes a plurality of conductive posts extending from the flexible substrate and projecting away f ...


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Keith Everett
R Edward Branson, Keith Everett, Bob Hester, Timothy B Vickers: Bioreactor for growing biological materials supported on a liquid surface. Biolex, Alston & Bird, February 13, 2007: US07176024 (15 worldwide citation)

A bioreactor assembly of the present invention for holding a media and supporting growth of a plurality of plants. The assembly includes a light source and a container having a light transmissive wall structure and defining a reservoir. A major axis of the reservoir is substantially horizontal allow ...


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Robert Senzig
Srikanth Suryanarayanan, Rakesh Mullick, Vidya Pundalik Kamath, Yogisha Mallya, Robert F Senzig: Method and apparatus for partitioning a volume. General Electric Company, Fletcher Yoder, February 13, 2007: US07177453 (8 worldwide citation)

A technique is provided for partitioning an imaged volume into two or more sub-volumes. The technique identifies partition lines which separate the sub-volumes by generating a profile, such as a bone profile, which is then analyzed to determine the placement of the partition lines. In one embodiment ...


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Katherina Babich
Katherina E Babich, Alfred Grill, Arpan P Mahorowala, Dirk P Pfeiffer: Water and aqueous base soluble antireflective coating/hardmask materials. International Business Machines Corporation, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero & Perle L, February 13, 2007: US07175966 (5 worldwide citation)

A multilayer lithographic structure which includes a substrate, having on a major surface thereof a first layer including a water and/or aqueous base soluble material which includes Ge, O, and H, and optionally X, wherein X is at least one of Si, N, and F; and disposed on the first layer a second la ...


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Dieter Joos
Dieter Joos, Marc Borremans: Differential low noise amplifier with low power consumption. STMicroelectronics, Lisa K Jorgenson, James H Morris, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, February 13, 2007: US07176759 (3 worldwide citation)

A low noise differential amplifier has a pair of single ended common-gate or common-base circuits and cross coupling of an input of one of the pair to the gate or base of the other one of the pair. This cross-coupling puts the differential input voltage over the Gate-Source of the common-gate transi ...


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Patrick Taylor, Scott Mewett, Philip C Brass, Theodore R Doty: Vulnerability assessment and authentication of a computer by a local scanner. Internet Security Systems, King & Spalding, February 13, 2007: US07178166 (243 worldwide citation)

Providing a user with assurance that a computer is secure based on a vulnerability assessment completed by a browser-compatible scanner operating on the computer. If the scanner finds a vulnerability, the scanner can inform the user that the machine is or may be compromised, or repair the vulnerabil ...


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Thomas Laidig, Jang Fung Chen, Xuelong Shi, Ralph Schlief, Uwe Hollerbach, Kurt E Wampler: Method of two dimensional feature model calibration and optimization. ASML Masktools, McDermott Will & Emery, February 13, 2007: US07175940 (217 worldwide citation)

A method for generating a photolithography mask for optically transferring a pattern formed in the mask onto a substrate utilizing an imaging system. The method includes the steps of: (a) defining a set of calibration patterns, which are represented in a data format; (b) printing the calibration pat ...


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Luca G Fasoli, Roy E Scheuerlein: Integrated circuit including memory array incorporating multiple types of NAND string structures. SanDisk 3D, Zagorin O Brien Graham, February 13, 2007: US07177191 (207 worldwide citation)

A monolithic integrated circuit includes a memory array having first and second groups of NAND strings, each NAND string comprising at least two series-connected devices and coupled at one end to an associated global array line. NAND strings of the first and second groups differ in at least one phys ...


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Norbert F Kaula, Jeffrey J Blewett, James F Marino: Nerve proximity and status detection system and method. NuVasive, Jonathan D Spangler, February 13, 2007: US07177677 (199 worldwide citation)

A method and system is disclosed for detecting proximity of a nerve to a proximity electrode and status of nerve. The method of detecting the proximity of the nerve to the proximity electrode applies a first electrical signal with multiple current levels to a calibration electrode. The method applie ...


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Joann Ruvolo, Andrew L Schirmer, Marijane M Zeller: Method of creating and displaying relationship chains between users of a computerized network. International Business Machines Corporation, Gibb I P Law Firm, Stephen T Kechane Esq, February 13, 2007: US07177880 (190 worldwide citation)

A method and structure for identifying potential relationships between users of a computer network is disclosed. The invention extracts relationship information from databases in the computer network in order to establish multiple relationship chains of the users from the relationship information. M ...



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