David Sherrer
David W Sherrer: Optical device package having optical feedthrough. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, Jonathan D Baskin, May 27, 2008: US07378646 (3 worldwide citation)

An optical microbench configured to facilitate wafer-level testing of opto-electronic devices is provided. The optical microbench includes an optoelectronic device mounted to a wafer in which the optical microbench is provided. The optical microbench also includes a beam deflector provided in the wa ...

Ramandeep Ahuja
Ramandeep Ahuja, Mario F Derango, Surender Kumar: Method of dynamic management of a virtual local area network (VLAN) in a wireless ad hoc network. Motorola, Terri S Hughes, Valerie M Davis, May 27, 2008: US07379443 (3 worldwide citation)

In a wireless ad hoc network comprising a plurality of nodes (102), when a method of the present invention determines that a source node and a destination node belong to a common virtual local area network (VLAN), information is routed to the destination node using only nodes that belong to the comm ...

Marcos Laraia
Jose Marcos Laraia, Jose G Taveira, Robert P Moehrke: Padé approximant based compensation for integrated sensor modules and the like. AMI Semiconductor, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, May 27, 2008: US07378858 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems using Pade' Approximant expansion ratios provide mappings between nonlinear sensors and a more linearized output domain. In one embodiment (a) a variable gain amplifier receives a supplied input signal, the amplifier has at least a first input terminal, an output terminal, and a ...


Evan Hildreth: Optical flow based tilt sensor. GestureTek, Fish & Richardson P C, May 27, 2008: US07379566 (442 worldwide citation)

A method is described for determining a description of motion of a moving mobile camera to determine a user input to an application. The method may involve capturing a series of images from a moving mobile camera and comparing stationary features present in the series of images. Optical flow analysi ...

James Petisce, Mark A Tapsak, Peter C Simpson, Victoria Carr Brendel, James H Brauker: Oxygen enhancing membrane systems for implantable devices. DexCom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 27, 2008: US07379765 (404 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to systems and methods for increasing oxygen availability to implantable devices. The preferred embodiments provide a membrane system configured to provide protection of the device from the biological environment and/or a catalyst for enabling an enzymatic rea ...

Joesph W Zubik, Chad S McAlexander, Umesh H Patel: Apparatus and method for producing a reinforced surgical staple line. Cook Biotech Incorporated, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, May 27, 2008: US07377928 (403 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for use with a surgical stapler to provide a reinforced surgical staple line. The apparatus includes an applicator that carries a first and second bioimplantable material connected by a hinge. An applicator clip may be provided to releasably secure the first and second bioimplantable ma ...

Atid Shamaie: Tracking bimanual movements. GestureTek, Fish & Richardson P C, May 27, 2008: US07379563 (395 worldwide citation)

Hands may be tracked before, during, and after occlusion, and a gesture may be recognized. Movement of two occluded hands may be tracked as a unit during an occlusion period. A type of synchronization characterizing the two occluded hands during the occlusion period may be determined based on the tr ...

Ammar Al Ali, Yassir Abdul Hafiz: Multiple wavelength sensor interconnect. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 27, 2008: US07377794 (340 worldwide citation)

A sensor interconnect assembly has a circuit substrate. An emitter portion of the substrate is adapted to mount emitters. A detector portion of the substrate is adapted to mount a detector. A cable portion of the substrate is adapted to connect a sensor cable. A first group of conductors are dispose ...

Walter M Weber, Ammar Al Ali, Lorenzo Cazzoll: Sine saturation transform. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 27, 2008: US07377899 (297 worldwide citation)

A transform for determining a physiological measurement is disclosed. The transform determines a basis function index from a physiological signal obtained through a physiological sensor. A basis function waveform is generated based on basis function index. The basis function waveform is then used to ...