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Craig Allen
Desaraju V Varaprasad, Mingtao Zhao, Craig Allen Dornan, Anoop Agrawal, Niall R Lynam, Pierr Marc Allemand: Exterior electrochromic reflective mirror element for a vehicular rearview mirror assembly. Donnelly Corporation, Vandyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, March 25, 2008: US07349144 (66 worldwide citation)

An exterior electrochromic reflective mirror element for a vehicular exterior rearview mirror assembly comprises an electrochromic cross-linked polymeric solid film disposed between a first substrate and a second substrate. The electrochromic cross-linked polymeric solid film contacts a transparent ...


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Peter A. Bouchard
Anthony J Franceschelli Jr, Jeffrey S Phillips, Peter Bouchard, Serena Doyle: Backup reporting framework graphical user interface. EMC Corporation, Daly Crowley Mofford & Durkee, March 25, 2008: US07350149 (6 worldwide citation)

A backup reporting framework Graphical User Interface (GUI) comprises a combination of components that make it possible to display a Reporting GUI to the customer on the customer's desktop. The framework includes three main components, a server component, a wag-server middleware component, and a mon ...


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Andrew Bi Qiang
Qiang Bi, Xiong Liu, LeeLing Tan, Wen Jun Cao, ChoonKiat Lim: Soft sensor for operating shock in a disc drive. Seagate Technology, David K Lucente, Derek J Berger, March 25, 2008: US07349174 (4 worldwide citation)

A method of preventing a write operation to a disc in a disc drive during a shock event without the use of a separate shock sensor comprises steps of monitoring an actuator voice coil motor (VCM) control plant output signal, generating an actuator voice coil motor (VCM) plant model module output sig ...


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David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Noel A Heiks: Optoelectronic component with front to side surface electrical conductor. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, Jonathan D Baskin, March 25, 2008: US07348550 (3 worldwide citation)

Provided are optoelectronic components which include an optoelectronic device and a structure for self-aligning the optoelectronic device. Also provided are optoelectronic modules and methods of forming optoelectronic components.


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Eugene Fitzgerald
Zhiyuan Cheng, Eugene A Fitzgerald, Dimitri A Antoniadis: Method of fabricating a semiconductor structure that includes transferring one or more material layers to a substrate and smoothing an exposed surface of at least one of the material layers. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Goodwin Procter, March 25, 2008: US07348259 (12 worldwide citation)

A method of fabricating a semiconductor structure. According to one aspect of the invention, on a first semiconductor substrate, a first compositionally graded Si1-xGex buffer is deposited where the Ge composition x is increasing from about zero to a value less than about 20%. Then a first etch-stop ...


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Steven Jobs
Steven P Jobs, Jonathan Ive, Michael D Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D McBroom, Daniel L McBroom, Brian T Sudderth, Arthur S Brigham, Joel F Jensen, Robert B Brownell Jr, Sung Kim, Anwyl M McDonald, Russell C Mead Jr, Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Bartley K Andre, Christopher J Stringer, Daniel J Riccio Jr: Computer controlled display device. Apple, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, March 25, 2008: US07349203 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a computer controlled display device. In one embodiment, the display device includes a flat panel display having an input for receiving display data. Additionally, a moveable assembly may be coupled to the display. The moveable assembly may provide at least three degrees of ...


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Longzhi Jiang
Longzhi Jiang, Gregory Alan Lehmann, Clifford Joseph Ginfrida: Thermal shield to coldhead sleeve thermal contact. General Electric Company, Peter Vogel, March 25, 2008: US07348777 (2 worldwide citation)

A magnetic resonance imaging magnet assembly is provided. The assembly comprises a outer thermal shield having an operational temperature. The assembly further includes a cold sleeve assembly comprising a plurality of braid elements mounted to a cooler block and a highly thermally conductive block m ...


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Marc Van Damme
Joan Vermeersch, Marc Van Damme: Negative working, heat-sensitive lithographic printing plate precursor. Agfa Graphics, Leydig Voit & Mayer, March 25, 2008: US07348126

A negative-working lithographic printing plate precursor is disclosed comprising on a support having a hydrophilic surface or which is provided with a hydrophilic layer, a coating comprising an infrared absorbing agent, a first layer comprising an aqueous dispersion comprising hydrophobic thermoplas ...


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Matthew Bell: Interactive video display system. Reactrix Systems, Carr & Ferrell, March 25, 2008: US07348963 (422 worldwide citation)

An interactive video display system. A display screen is for displaying a visual image for presentation to a user. A camera is for detecting an object in an interactive area located in front of the display screen, the camera operable to capture three-dimensional information about the object. A compu ...


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Yannis Labrou, Lusheng Ji, Jonathan Russell Agre: Methods for purchasing of goods and services. Fujitsu, Staas & Halsey, March 25, 2008: US07349871 (268 worldwide citation)

A method for conducting a purchasing agreement for goods and services between a consumer and a merchant through a trusted a third party and using a wireless network includes generating, by the consumer, a first view of the agreement and transmitting the first view of the agreement to the third party ...