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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, Richard A Hennessy, James R Kraemer: System and method to aid in the identification of individuals and groups with a probability of being distressed or disturbed. International Business Machines Corporation, Duke W Yee, November 13, 2008: US20080278334-A1

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program code for inferring a probability of a first inference absent from a database at which a query regarding the inference is received. The first inference relates to identifying a potentially violent person or group. Each datum of the ...


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David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Noel A Heiks: Optoelectronic component. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, Rohm And Haas Electronic Materials, November 13, 2008: US20080277571-A1

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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Hani Badawi
Weiguo Liu, Morris S Young, M Hani Badawi: Low etch pit density (EPD) semi-insulating GaAs wafers. Dla Piper Us, November 13, 2008: US20080280427-A1

A method for manufacturing wafers using a low EPD crystal growth process and a wafer annealing process is provided that results in GaAs/InGaP wafers that provide higher device yields from the wafer.


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Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Jacobus Hermanus Maria Neijzen: Record Carrier Comprising a Rom Mark and a Playback Device For Retrieving the Rom Mark. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, November 13, 2008: US20080279086-A1

In order to distinguish a duplicated record carrier from an original record carrier a pattern is included in a ROM type record carrier that is oriented perpendicular to the reading direction. During illegal duplication the spatial relationship is disturb which can be easily detected. The patterns ca ...


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Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Andrei Mijiritskii: Record Carrier and Method of Recording an Image. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, November 13, 2008: US20080278564-A1

A record carrier (10) and a method of recording an image on a record carrier (10) are provided. On top of a colored pixel pattern layer (14) a mask layer (18) is arranged, the optical transparency of which can be changed by applying heat by a laser beam (24). In order to protect the colored pixel pa ...


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Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Andrei Mijiritskii: Record Carrier and Method of Recording an Image. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, November 13, 2008: US20080279088-A1

A record carrier (10) and a method of recording an image on a record carrier (10) are provided. A plurality of optical property changing layers (12, 14, 16) that change their Color upon the application of thermal energy applied by a laser beam (18) is provided. It depends on the power of the laser b ...


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Partovi Afshin, Sears Michael: System and method for inductive charging of portable devices. Mojo Mobility, Partovi Afshin, Sears Michael, KENNA Karl F, November 13, 2008: WO/2008/137996 (95 worldwide citation)

A system and method for variable power transfer in an inductive charging or power system. In accordance with an embodiment the system comprises a pad or similar base unit that contains a primary, which creates an alternating magnetic field. A receiver comprises a means for receiving the energy from ...


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Bethge Daniel: (De) Alkohol-rektifikationsanlage, (En) Alcohol rectification plant. Gea Wiegand, Bethge Daniel, WEICKMANN Postfach 860 820 81635 M√ľnchen, November 13, 2008: WO/2008/135192 (95 worldwide citation)

(EN) Disclosed is an alcohol rectification plant comprising a rectification column (5), the top alcohol vapor of which is used for supplying energy to a reboiler (27) of the rectification column (5). The top alcohol vapor of the rectification column (5) is additionally used for supplying energy to a ...


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Somasundaram Shankar, Sammour Mohammed, Mukherjee Rajat P, Olvera Hernandez Ulises, Wang Jin, Miller James M: Cell reselection and handover with multimedia broadcast/multicast service. Interdigital Technology Corporation, Somasundaram Shankar, Sammour Mohammed, Mukherjee Rajat P, Olvera Hernandez Ulises, Wang Jin, Miller James M, WOLINSKY Scott, November 13, 2008: WO/2008/137354 (66 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing wireless communication services, (e.g., multimedia broadcast multicast services (MBMS)), are disclosed. A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) detects a plurality of target cell evolved Node-Bs (eNodeBs) that neighbor a serving cell eNodeB. The WTRU evaluates ce ...


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Nelson Richard Brian, Erhart Richard Alexander, Perezselsky Armando: Apparatus and method for protecting fingerprint sensing circuitry from electrostatic discharge. Validity Sensors, Nelson Richard Brian, Erhart Richard Alexander, Perezselsky Armando, STEVENS David R, November 13, 2008: WO/2008/137287 (59 worldwide citation)

A fingerprint sensor in accordance with the invention includes a non-conductive substrate providing a first surface onto which a user can apply a fingerprint to be sensed. A sensor circuit is applied to a second surface of the non-conductive substrate opposite the first surface to sense a fingerprin ...