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Masud Beroz, Belgacem Haba: Components with conductive solder mask layers. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, September 23, 2008: US07427423 (13 worldwide citation)

A method of fabricating solder assemblies for forming solder connections that include a dielectric base having a non solder-wettable surface, a plurality of solder-wettable pads exposed to said surface, and an electrically conductive potential plane element having a non solder-wettable surface overl ...

Eb Eshun
Anil K Chinthakindi, Timothy J Dalton, Ebenezer E Eshun, Jeffrey P Gambino, Anthony K Stamper, Kunal Vaed: Methods of fabricating passive element without planarizing. International Business Machines Corporation, Lisa U Jaklitsch, Hoffman Warnick & D Alessandro, September 23, 2008: US07427550 (3 worldwide citation)

Methods of fabricating a passive element and a semiconductor device including the passive element are disclosed including the use of a dummy passive element. A dummy passive element is a passive element or wire which is added to the chip layout to aid in planarization but is not used in the active c ...

Eb Eshun
Ebenezer E Eshun, Steven H Voldman: High tolerance TCR balanced high current resistor for RF CMOS and RF SiGe BiCMOS applications and cadenced based hierarchical parameterized cell design kit with tunable TCR and ESD resistor ballasting feature. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, Anthony J Canale, September 23, 2008: US07427551

A resistor device structure and method of manufacture therefore, wherein the resistor device structure invention includes a plurality of alternating conductive film and insulative film layers, at least two of the conductive film layers being electrically connected in parallel to provide for high cur ...

Charles Sperry
Sperry Charles R, Scott Suzanne: Appareil et procede permettant de former des recipients gonflables, Apparatus and method for forming inflated containers. Sealed Air Corporation, Sealed Air Corporation, SMART & BIGGAR, September 23, 2008: CA2549353

An apparatus for forming inflated containers includes a film web that includes two juxtaposed film plies, a closed longitudinal edge, an open longitudinal edge, and a series of transverse seals having a first end located at the closed longitudinal edge and a second end terminating a predetermined di ...

Ammar Al Ali, Don Carothers, David Dalke, Mohamed K Diab, Julian Goldman, Massi E Kiani, Michael Lee, Jerome Novak, Robert Smith, Val E Vaden: Systems and methods for acquiring calibration data usable in a pulse oximeter. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 23, 2008: US07428432 (297 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure includes a pulse oximeter attachment having an accessible memory. In one embodiment, the pulse oximeter attachment stores calibration data, such as, for example, calibration data associated with a type of a sensor, a calibration curve, or the like. The calibration data is used ...

James Roskind: Time-varying security code for enabling authorizations and other uses of financial accounts. Shemwell Mahamedi, September 23, 2008: US07427033 (196 worldwide citation)

A portable device is provided that carries account data. The account data may include a security code having a value that is time-varying. The value of the security code may be programmatically varied based on at least one of an algorithm or event. Authorization and use of the account may be sought ...

Joseph E Kaminkow, Anthony J Baerlocher, Zeke Brill, Hans Elias, Paulina Rodgers, Kehl T LeSourd, Eric L Wagner, Christopher D Carlisle, Kirk A Tedsen, Michael MacVittie: Gaming system having multiple gaming devices that share a multi-outcome display. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, September 23, 2008: US07427236 (191 worldwide citation)

A gaming device system in which a plurality of gaming devices are linked by a common bonus event is provided. In one embodiment, the linked gaming device system includes a shared symbol generation display that is positioned adjacent to each of a plurality of associated gaming devices and has a plura ...

Shigeki Suzuki: Drug administration method. Next21, Ostrager Chong Flaherty & Broitman P C, September 23, 2008: US07427607 (185 worldwide citation)

A method of administering a drug whereby a fine drug powder can be accurately administered to a target site (in particular, a target site in the body cavity) via fluidization and spraying with a gas by using a micro tube. Concerning the administration mode, in particular, the drug alone or a biopoly ...

Suping Song, Hai Jiang, Charles W Miller, Kroum Stoev: Magnetic recording head with resistive heating element and thermal barrier layer. Western Digital, Burgess & Bereznak, September 23, 2008: US07428124 (158 worldwide citation)

A thin film magnetic head includes a slider body having a trailing surface meeting an air-bearing surface at a trailing edge. A magnetic read and write elements are disposed along the trailing surface near the trailing edge. The magnetic write element includes write poles and a coil. A portion of a ...

Mark J Gazdzinski, Robert F Gazdzinski: Chattel management apparatus and methods. Gazdzinski & Associates, September 23, 2008: US07427024 (142 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for tracking or otherwise accounting for chattel (e.g., personal property such as keys, pocket knives, and the like) at a point of departure such as an airport, bus station, train station, etc., or areas where people congregate (e.g., sporting events, concerts, etc.). In one ex ...