Ulrich Klostermann
Chanro Park, Wolfgang Raberg, Ulrich Klostermann: Memory structure and method of manufacture. Infineon Technologies, Atlis Semiconductor, Slater & Matsil L, September 9, 2008: US07423282 (6 worldwide citation)

A solid state electrolyte memory structure includes a solid state electrolyte layer, a metal layer on the solid state electrolyte layer, and an etch stop layer on the metal layer.

Ravi Laxman
Tianniu Chen, Chongying Xu, Thomas H Baum, Ravi K Laxman, Alexander S Borovik: Stabilized cyclosiloxanes for use as CVD precursors for low-dielectric constant thin films. Advanced Technology Materials, Steven J Hultquist, Intellectual Property Technology Law, Maggie Chappuis, September 9, 2008: US07423166 (3 worldwide citation)

A siloxane dielectric precursor for use in a chemical vapor deposition (CVD) process, which has been dosed with a stabilizing agent(s) selected from free-radical inhibitors, end-capping agents and mixtures thereof. The stabilized siloxane dielectric precursor reduces the occurrence of premature depo ...

Brian Goodall
Larry F Rhodes, Lawrence Seger, Brian L Goodall, Lester H McIntosh III, Robert J Duff: Dissolution rate modifiers for photoresist compositions. Promerus, The Webb Law Firm, September 9, 2008: US07422836 (1 worldwide citation)

Oligomers of polycyclic olefin monomers, and optionally allylic or olefinic monomers, and a method of making such oligomers that includes reacting polycyclic olefin monomers in the presence of a Ni or Pd containing catalyst, or in the case of allylic monomers in the presence of a free radical initia ...

yuan xing Lee
Yuan Xing Lee, Richard Leo Galbraith, Travis Oenning, Weldon Hanson: Optimizing detector target polynomials in read/write channels to achieve best error rate performance in disk drives. Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Netherlands, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, Patrick Duncan, September 9, 2008: US07424074 (6 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention provide techniques for optimizing the detector target polynomials in read/write channels to achieve the best error rate performance in recording devices. In one embodiment, a method of obtaining a detector target polynomial of a read/write channel to achieve best error r ...

Frederick E Shelton IV, John N Ouwerkerk, Jerome R Morgan, Jeffrey S Swayze: Motor-driven surgical cutting fastening instrument with tactile position feedback. Ethicon Endo Surgery, September 9, 2008: US07422139 (619 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting and fastening instrument is disclosed. According to various embodiments, the instrument includes an end effector, a main drive shaft assembly connected to the end effector, and a gear drive train connected to the main drive shaft assembly. The end effector comprises a movable cutt ...

Stanislaw Marczyk: Powered surgical stapling device. Tyco Healthcare Group, September 9, 2008: US07422136 (435 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapler which includes a tool assembly having a pair of opposing tissue engaging surfaces for deforming a plurality of surgical fasteners through and fastening tissue is disclosed. The surgical stapler includes a housing having a fixed handle and a movable handle mounted to the housing an ...

Mark Brister, James R Petisce, Peter Simpson, James H Brauker: Dual electrode system for a continuous analyte sensor. DexCom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 9, 2008: US07424318 (434 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are systems and methods for a continuous analyte sensor, such as a continuous glucose sensor. One such system utilizes first and second working electrodes to measure additional analyte or non-analyte related signal. Such measurements may provide a background and/or sensitivity measu ...

Neil R Diener, Karl A Miller, William R Seed, Thomas H Scholl: System and method for management of a shared frequency band. Cisco Technology, Edell Shapiro & Finnan, September 9, 2008: US07424268 (203 worldwide citation)

A system, method, software and related functions are provided for managing activity in a radio frequency band that is shared, both in frequency and time, by signals of multiple types. An example of such a frequency band is an unlicensed frequency band. Radio frequency energy in the frequency band is ...

Hiroshi Ikeda: Integrated circuit layout device, method thereof and program thereof. Fujitsu, Staas & Halsey, September 9, 2008: US07424694 (189 worldwide citation)

A layout device for an integrated circuit executes calculating a timing value with respect to each wiring path by a analysis based on connection information and delay information of wirings, determining a target value serving as an improvement target of the wiring path, detecting an error wiring pat ...

James L Rice III: System and method of permissive data flow and application transfer. September 9, 2008: US07424543 (179 worldwide citation)

A computer system and computer control software is provided which allows for secure document delivery between remote parties, and control by the sender of the further distribution and handling by the recipient of an electronic document or other computer file. A file in an application may be stored o ...