John Yamamoto Rajiv Banavali
Rajiv Manohar Banavali, Randall Wayne Stephens, John Hiroshi Yamamoto: H, B, Preparation of M. Rohn and Haas Company, Kenneth Crimaldi, July 21, 2009: US07563934

A method for producing MnB12H12, wherein M is a metal or ammonium cation and n is one or two, by combining a metal borohydride and XBH3; wherein X is a substituted amine; a substituted phosphine; or tetrahydrofuran.

Benjamin Mattes
Hsing Lin Wang, Benjamin R Mattes: Permeable polyaniline articles for gas separation. Los Alamos National Security, Samuel M Freund, Juliet A Jones, July 21, 2009: US07563484 (1 worldwide citation)

Immersion precipitation of solutions having 15%-30% (w/w) and various molecular weights of the emeraldine base form of polyaniline in polar aprotic solvents are shown to form integrally skinned asymmetric membranes and fibers having skin layers <1 μm thick which exhibit improved rates of gas transpo ...


David Mosley
Joseph M Jacobson, David W Mosley: Templated monolayer polymerization and replication. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Norma E Henderson, July 21, 2009: US07563482

A self-replicating monolayer system employing polymerization of monomers or nanoparticle ensembles on a defined template provides a method for synthesis of two-dimensional single molecule polymers. Systems of self-replicating monolayers are used as templates for growth of inorganic colloids. A prefe ...

Ganesh Sundaram
Gongyuan Yao, William Miller, Lee Shombert, Fang Gao, John Diab, Ravi Singhal, Stephane Muszynski, Ganesh Sundaram, Thomas Eric Ryle, Hitesh Amin: Method and system for supporting distance extension in networks having Y-cable protection. Cisco Technology, Cindy Kaplan, July 21, 2009: US07565442 (2 worldwide citation)

A method and system for communicating state information between a local device and a remote device across a transport network is disclosed. Each of the local and remote devices operate independently from one another and at least one of the devices is configured for one-way traffic protection. The me ...


Ammar Al Ali, Yassir Abdul Hafiz: Multiple wavelength sensor interconnect. Masimo Laboratories, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, July 21, 2009: US07563110 (270 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 ...

Frank Sieg, Paul Edmund Hughes, Thorsten Gorba: Neural regeneration peptides and methods for their use in treatment of brain damage. Neuren Pharmaceuticals, D Benjamin Borson, Borson Law Group PC, July 21, 2009: US07563862 (233 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses a family of peptides termed NRP compounds or NRPs that can promote neuronal migration, neurite outgrowth, neuronal proliferation, neural differentiation and/or neuronal survival, and provides compositions and methods for the use of NRPs in the treatment of brain injury and ne ...

Peter L D Chang, Brian S Doyle: Self-aligned contacts for transistors. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, July 21, 2009: US07563701 (201 worldwide citation)

Self-aligned contacts for transistors and methods for fabricating the contacts are described. An etch resistant material is patterned to create an opening that resides above a transistor gate structure. A selective etch is performed through the opening that does not etch the transistor gate structur ...

Hartmut Neven Sr, Hartmut Neven: Image-based search engine for mobile phones with camera. Google, Fenwick & West, July 21, 2009: US07565139 (192 worldwide citation)

An image-based information retrieval system is disclosed that includes a mobile telephone and a remote server. The mobile telephone has a built-in camera and a communication link for transmitting an image from the built-in camera to the remote server. The remote server has an optical character recog ...