Craig Allen
Steven George Saieg, Craig Allen Holt: Cast trailing arm assembly for trailer suspension. ArvinMeritor Technology, Carlson Gaskey & Olds, April 22, 2008: US07360774 (22 worldwide citation)

A trailing arm assembly for a suspension includes at least first and second cast components. The first and second cast components are welded to each other to substantially surround an outer perimeter of an axle member. The first cast component is then welded to one side of the axle member at a first ...

Eb Eshun
Douglas D Coolbaugh, Daniel C Edelstein, Ebenezer E Eshun, Zhong Xiang He, Robert M Rassel, Anthony K Stamper: Terminal pad structures and methods of fabricating same. International Business Machines Corporation, Schmeiser Olsen & Watts, Steven Capella, April 22, 2008: US07361993 (11 worldwide citation)

Terminal pads and methods of fabricating terminal pads. The methods including forming a conductive diffusion barrier under a conductive pad in or overlapped by a passivation layer comprised of multiple dielectric layers including diffusion barrier layers. The methods including forming the terminal p ...

Eb Eshun
Anil Kumar Chinthakindi, Douglas Duane Coolbaugh, Keith Edward Downes, Ebenezer E Eshun, Zhong Xiang He, Robert Mark Rassel, Anthony Kendall Stamper, Kunal Vaed: Integration of a MIM capacitor with a plate formed in a well region and with a high-k dielectric. International Business Machines Corporation, H Daniel Schnurmann, Graham S Jones II, April 22, 2008: US07361950 (10 worldwide citation)

A MIM capacitor is formed on a semiconductor substrate having a top surface and including regions formed in the surface selected from a Shallow Trench Isolation (STI) region and a doped well having exterior surfaces coplanar with the semiconductor substrate. A capacitor lower plate is either a lower ...

Katherina Babich
Marie Angelopoulos, Katherina E Babich, Douglas Charles LaTulipe, Qinghuang Lin, David R Medeiros, Wayne Martin Moreau, Karen E Petrillo, John P Simons: Multilayered resist systems using tuned polymer films as underlayers and methods of fabrication thereof. International Business Machines Corporation, Thomas A Berk, Daniel P Morris, April 22, 2008: US07361444 (9 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are multilayered resist structures including bilayer and top surface imaging which utilize tuned underlayers functioning as ARCs, planarizing layers, and etch resistant hard masks whose properties such as optical, chemical and physical properties are tailored to give a multilayer resist st ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Masud Beroz, Belgacem Haba: Multi-sheet conductive substrates for microelectronic devices and methods for forming such substrates. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, April 22, 2008: US07361979

A substrate is provided having a plurality of sheets. Each sheet has a first major surface containing a plurality of electrically conductive regions and a second major surface that opposes the first major surface. The sheets are arranged such that the first major surface of a sheet faces the second ...

Scott C Harris: Intelligent credit card system. April 22, 2008: US07360688 (241 worldwide citation)

A new credit card system which enables improved reading and other operations. Reading can be done in the short edge of the credit card thereby shortening the aspect ratio and size of the card reader. The reader can be electrical, reading information via contacts, or can be optical readers.

John G Brainard, Burton S Kaliski Jr, Ronald L Rivest: Method and apparatus for performing enhanced time-based authentication. RSA Security, BainwoodHuang, April 22, 2008: US07363494 (236 worldwide citation)

A time-based method for generating an authentication code associated with an entity uses an authentication code generated from a secret, a dynamic, time-varying variable, and the number of previous authentication code generations within the particular time interval. Other information such as a perso ...

Richard A Schmelzer, Bryan L Pellom: Copyright detection and protection system and method. Audible Magic Corporation, Sierra Patent Group, April 22, 2008: US07363278 (235 worldwide citation)

A method for detecting against unauthorized transmission of digital works comprises the steps of maintaining a registry of information permitting identification of digital copyrighted works, monitoring a network for transmission of at least one packet-based digital signal, extracting at least one fe ...

Herbert E Schwartz, Prasanna Malaviya, Mark J Pelo, Pamela L Plouhar: Cartilage repair apparatus and method. DePuy Products, Barnes & Thornburg, April 22, 2008: US07361195 (218 worldwide citation)

An orthopaedic device for repairing and regenerating cartilage includes a plug configured to be positioned in a hole formed in the cartilage and an anchor configured to support the plug. One or both of the plug and the anchor may be formed from naturally occurring extracellular matrix such as small ...

John T Uken, Niall R Lynam: Mirror assembly for vehicle. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, April 22, 2008: US07360932 (212 worldwide citation)

An interior rearview mirror assembly includes a reflective element having a front surface that is viewable by and directed generally toward a driver of a vehicle when the mirror assembly is installed in the vehicle. An overlay element applied to the front surface of the reflective element includes a ...