David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Noel A Heiks: Optoelectronic component having electrical connection and formation method thereof. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, Jonathan D Baskin, April 8, 2008: US07355166 (5 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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Kobi Eshun, Partha Saha: System for discover of provisioning information by telephones in a frame switched network without a broadcast based protocol. Innomedia, Timothy P O Hagan, April 8, 2008: US07356136 (4 worldwide citation)

When a customer premises internet telephony device (CPE) is manufactured, the factory stores a unique CPE ID number and a contact for a pre-provisioning server in non volatile memory of the CPE. At the time a CPE is purchased by a customer, an internet telephony service provider is selected and a pr ...

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Douglas D Coolbaugh, Ebenezer E Eshun, Kenneth J Stein, Kunal Vaed: Hi-K dielectric layer deposition methods. International Business Machines Corporation, Anthony J Canale, Hoffman Warnick & D Alessandro, April 8, 2008: US07354872

Methods of forming a high dielectric constant dielectric layer are disclosed including providing a process chamber including a holder for supporting a substrate, introducing a first gas comprising a high dielectric constant (Hi-K) dielectric precursor and an oxygen (O2) oxidant into the process cham ...

Bich C Le, Dilip Khandekar, Sirishkumar Raghuram: Computer image capture, customization and deployment. VMware, Jeffrey Pearce, Leonard Heyman, April 8, 2008: US07356679 (586 worldwide citation)

A source image of the hardware and software configuration of a source computer, including the state of at least one source disk, is automatically captured. The source computer may remain unprepared and requires no program for facilitating computer cloning and reconfiguration. The source image is aut ...

Richard Frankland, Christopher M Mitchell, Joseph D Ferguson, Anthony T Sziklai, Ashish K Verma, Judith E Popowski, Douglas H Sturgeon: Integrated change management unit. Alternative Systems, Ladas & Parry, April 8, 2008: US07356482 (551 worldwide citation)

An integrated system for managing changes in regulatory and non-regulatory requirements for business activities at an industrial or commercial facility. Application of this system to environmental, health and safety activities, and to food, drug, cosmetic, and medical treatment and device activities ...

Garry M Steil, Kerstin Rebrin: Closed loop system for controlling insulin infusion. Medtronic MiniMed, April 8, 2008: US07354420 (483 worldwide citation)

A closed loop infusion system controls the rate that fluid is infused into the body of a user. The closed loop infusion system includes a sensor system, a controller, and a delivery system. The sensor system includes a sensor for monitoring a condition of the user. The sensor produces a sensor signa ...

Frederick E Shelton IV, Leslie M Fugikawa: Disposable loading unit and surgical instruments including same. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis, April 8, 2008: US07354447 (469 worldwide citation)

A disposable loading unit. The disposable loading unit includes a housing assembly, a knife assembly connected to the housing assembly, and an agent cartridge connected to the housing assembly. The agent cartridge houses a medical agent. The disposable loading unit is configured to deliver the medic ...

Ammar Al Ali: Parallel alarm processor. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 8, 2008: US07355512 (380 worldwide citation)

A parallel alarm processor has a threshold detector, a pattern extractor, a predetermined reference pattern, a first alarm and a second alarm. The threshold detector has a first output responsive to relatively long duration oxygen desaturations. The pattern extractor has a second output responsive t ...

Csaba Truckal, John H Shaddock: Electrosurgical instrument and method of use. SurgRx, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, April 8, 2008: US07354440 (312 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention provide an electrosurgical jaw structure comprising first and second opposing jaws one or both of which include 3D variable resistance bodies. The jaw structure can be part of the working end of a surgical instrument. In one embodiment, the jaws can comprise first and se ...

Timothy L Jackson, Tim E Murphy: Semiconductor dice having back side redistribution layer accessed using through-silicon vias, methods. Micron Technology, TraskBritt PC, April 8, 2008: US07355273 (300 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method of rerouting redistribution lines from an active surface of a semiconductor substrate to a back surface thereof and assembling and packaging individual and multiple semiconductor dice with such rerouted redistribution lines formed thereon. The semiconductor substrate includes ...