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Rajiv Banavali
Rajiv Manohar Banavali, Abraham Benderly, Scott Han, Daniel Joseph Martenak, Jose Antonio Trejo: Catalytic process for producing ethylene and carbon monoxide mixtures from ethane. Rohm And Haas Company, March 26, 2009: US20090082530-A1

A method for producing a mixture of ethylene and carbon monoxide by contacting ethane and an oxygen source with a catalyst comprising iron oxide supported on an inorganic material to produce ethylene and carbon monoxide. A method for producing an alkyl propionate by steps of: (a) contacting ethane a ...


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Serge Le Gonidec
Bornert Pierre, Le Gonidec Serge: Device for validating measurement value of dynamic quantity. Snecma, March 26, 2009: JP2009-063586

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a device for validating measurements of a dynamic quantity when measuring, for instance, vibration.SOLUTION: This invention relates to this device for validating measurements of a dynamic quantity x coming from an article 3 having main sensors 5a, 5b, 5c placed there ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, James R Kraemer: Method and apparatus for determining profitability of customer groups identified from a continuous video stream. Duke W Yee, March 26, 2009: US20090083121-A1

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program product for determining profitability of customer groups. The process parses event data to identify dynamic customer data, wherein the event data is derived from a continuous video stream captured at a retail facility. The process ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, James R Kraemer: Method and apparatus for identifying customer behavioral types from a continuous video stream for use in optimizing loss leader merchandizing. Duke W Yee, March 26, 2009: US20090083122-A1

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program product for optimizing loss leader merchandizing. The process parses event data to identify physical patterns of customer behavior, wherein the event data is derived from a continuous video stream captured at a retail facility, an ...


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Whitman Michael P, Malinouskas Donald, Datcuk Peter, Nicholas David: Surgical device. Power Medical Interventions, Whitman Michael P, Malinouskas Donald, Datcuk Peter, Nicholas David, KENYON One Broadway New York NY 10004, March 26, 2009: WO/2009/039506 (191 worldwide citation)

A surgical device is provided, the surgical device including a first driver for performing a first movement function; a second driver for performing a second movement function; a first rotatable drive shaft configured, upon actuation, to cause selective engagement of one of the first and second driv ...


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Baker James: Electrosurgical instrument and method. Surgrx, Baker James, KREGER Verne E Jr, March 26, 2009: WO/2009/039179 (69 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical working end and method for sealing and transecting tissue are provided. An exemplary electrosurgical working end has openable-closeable first and second jaws for progressively clamping a selected tissue volume. A method of the invention comprises applying electrosurgical energy to ...


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Suh Chang Soo, Mishra Umesh: Enhancement mode gallium nitride power devices. Transphorm, Suh Chang Soo, Mishra Umesh, ZANOCCO Jennifer A, March 26, 2009: WO/2009/039041 (61 worldwide citation)

Enhancement mode III-nitride devices are described. The 2DEG is depleted in the gate region so that the device is unable to conduct current when no bias is applied at the gate. Both gallium face and nitride face devices formed as enhancement mode devices.


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Suh Chang Soo, Honea James, Mishra Umesh: Gallium nitride diodes and integrated components. Transphorm, Suh Chang Soo, Honea James, Mishra Umesh, ZANOCCO Jennifer A, March 26, 2009: WO/2009/039028 (61 worldwide citation)

A diode device can include an enhancement mode gallium nitride transistor having a gate, a drain and a source, wherein the gate is connected to the drain to enable the device to perform as a diode. In some embodiments, an integrated switching-diode is described that includes a substrate, a gallium n ...


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Gammack Peter David, Nicolas Frederic, Simmonds Kevin John: Fan. Dyson Technology, March 26, 2009: JP2009-062986 (53 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a fan assembly increasing an air flow rate and cooling effect.SOLUTION: The fan assembly generating an air flow is disclosed. A bladeless fan assembly 100 including a nozzle 1 and a means generating an air flow passing through the nozzle is provided. The nozzle inclu ...


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Mann Dieter, Zeller Philipp: One-hand device for ophthalmic surgery. Mann Dieter, Zeller Philipp, HOFER Dorothea, March 26, 2009: WO/2009/036818 (49 worldwide citation)

A one-hand device for an ocular irrigation and aspiration has a tube (3), which having a tip (5) at a front end, wherein the tip (5) has an irrigation fluid orifice outlet (5a) for the exit of the irrigation fluid and an aspiration opening (5b) for taking up the material to be extracted by suction. ...