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Kikuo Fujimura, Youding Zhu: Target orientation estimation using depth sensing. Honda Motor, The Ohio State University Research Foundation, Fenwick & West, Mark E Duell, November 17, 2009: US07620202 (315 worldwide citation)

A system for estimating orientation of a target based on real-time video data uses depth data included in the video to determine the estimated orientation. The system includes a time-of-flight camera capable of depth sensing within a depth window. The camera outputs hybrid image data (color and dept ...


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Denise Demarais, Benjamin J Clark, Nicolas Zadno, Erik Thai, Hanson Gifford III: Methods and apparatus for pulsed electric field neuromodulation via an intra-to-extravascular approach. Ardian, Perkins Coie, November 17, 2009: US07620451 (313 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for pulsed electric field neuromodulation via an intra-to-extravascular approach, e.g., to effectuate irreversible electroporation or electrofusion, necrosis and/or inducement of apoptosis, alteration of gene expression, changes in cytokine upregulation and other c ...


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Gary Hayter, Erwin S Budiman, Kenneth J Doniger, John C Mazza: Method and system for dynamically updating calibration parameters for an analyte sensor. Abbott Diabetes Care, Jackson & Co, November 17, 2009: US07618369 (299 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses including determining a calibration parameter associated with a detected analyte value, calibrating the analyte value based on the calibration parameter, and dynamically updating the calibration parameter are disclosed. Also provided are systems, kits, and computer program pr ...


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Charles W Eichelberger, James E Kohl: Integrated structures and fabrication methods thereof implementing a cell phone or other electronic system. EPIC Technologies, Kevin P Radigan Esq, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, November 17, 2009: US07619901 (298 worldwide citation)

Circuit structures and methods of fabrication are provided for facilitating implementing a complete electronic system in a compact package. The circuit structure includes, in one embodiment, a chips-first multichip base layer with conductive structures extending therethrough. An interconnect layer i ...


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Bryan Patrick Flaherty, Mark Henry Sher, Richard G Caro: Rapid non-invasive blood pressure measuring device. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 17, 2009: US07618375 (245 worldwide citation)

A measurement device for generating an arterial volume-indicative signal includes an exciter and a detector. The exciter is adapted to receive an oscillating signal and generate a pressure wave based at least in part on the oscillating signal on the artery at a measurement site on a patient. The pre ...


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Niall R Lynam, John O Lindahl: Video mirror system for a vehicle. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, November 17, 2009: US07619508 (233 worldwide citation)

A video mirror system for a vehicle includes an interior rearview mirror assembly with an electrochromic reflective element having a front portion and a rear portion generally opposite the front portion. The reflective element has an electrochromic medium disposed between a first substrate and a sec ...


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Philippe Di Cristo, Chris Weider, Robert A Kennewick: System and method of supporting adaptive misrecognition in conversational speech. VoiceBox Technologies, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, November 17, 2009: US07620549 (206 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided for receiving speech and/or non-speech communications of natural language questions and/or commands and executing the questions and/or commands. The invention provides a conversational human-machine interface that includes a conversational speech analyzer, a general ...


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Oz Barak, Assaf Touboul: Mobile broadband wireless access point network with wireless backhaul. DesignArt Networks, Deborah Gador, November 17, 2009: US07620370 (204 worldwide citation)

A WiMAX network and communication method, the network including a plurality of WiMAX nodes deployed in micro or pico cells for providing access service to a plurality of mobile subscribers, a plurality of these nodes being arranged in a cluster, one of the nodes in each cluster being a feeder node c ...


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Frank J Viola: Tool assembly for surgical stapling device. Tyco Healthcare Group, November 17, 2009: US07617961 (202 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a tool assembly with a first jaw movable in relation to a second jaw between a spaced position and an approximated position. An approximation member is movable in relation to the first jaw to effect movement of the first and second jaws from the spaced position to the ...


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Pascal Chesnais, Sean Wheeler, Steven Pomeroy: Methods and apparatus for organizing and presenting contact information in a mobile communication system. Gazdinski & Associates PC, November 17, 2009: US07620404 (196 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for gathering, organizing and displaying contact information in a mobile communications network. In one embodiment, a method for operating a mobile communication network includes an information server and a mobile communications device coupled to the service via a wireless conn ...