Vincent Le Chevalier Vincent Le Chevalier
Vincent Le Chevalier: Methods, Apparatus, and Systems for Providing Local and Online Data Services. Firstpaper, Hunton & Williams, March 18, 2010: US20100070576-A1

A system and method for processing content data for one or more reader devices at a server in accordance with exemplary embodiments may include receiving, from one or more end-user devices, content data associated with one or more content resources via a first network, analyzing the content data usi ...


Eb Eshun
Douglas D Coolbaugh, Ebenezer E Eshun, Zhong Xiang He, William J Murphy, Vidhya Ramachandran: Inexpensive method of fabricating a higher performance capacitance density MIMcap integrable into a copper interconnect scheme. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, Anthony J Canale, March 30, 2010: US07687867 (3 worldwide citation)

A method to integrate MIM capacitors into conductive interconnect levels, with low cost impact, and high yield, reliability and performance than existing integration methods is provided. This is accomplished by recessing a prior level dielectric for MIM capacitor level alignment followed by depositi ...

Jack Hao
Serkan Tosun, Jianxiu Hao, YiYi He, Matthew C Lemay: Dynamic location-based mapping system and method. Verizon Data Services, March 30, 2010: US07688227 (8 worldwide citation)

A graphical mapping system configured to display mapping information on a handheld device is disclosed. The system includes an image map database configured to store map data for a plurality of geographic areas, which is useful for generating graphical maps. The system further includes a vector map ...


Benjamin Mattes
Baohua Qi, Benjamin R Mattes: Multifunctional conducting polymer structures. Santa Fe Science and Technology, Samuel M Freund, Cochran Freund & Young, March 23, 2010: US07683643 (5 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes the use of conducting polymers as sensors in distributed sensing systems, as sensors and operating elements in multifunctional devices, and for conducting-polymer based multifunctional sensing fabrics suitable for monitoring humidity, breath, heart rate, blood (locatio ...

Bahman Qawami
Alan Chiou, Bahman Qawami, Farshid Sabet sharghi: Method of testing memory card operation. SanDisk Corporation, Vierra Magen Marcus & DeNiro, March 23, 2010: US07685478 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for testing operation of a memory card within an electronic host device. The system includes a flat flexible cable, or strip, for electrically coupling between the memory card slot in a host device and a test assembly. The test assembly may have a card slot for acce ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Ilyas Mohammed: Enabling uniformity of stacking process through bumpers. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, March 23, 2010: US07683468 (14 worldwide citation)

A stacked semiconductor chip assembly is disclosed, as are different embodiments relating to same. The stacked chip assembly preferably includes a plurality of units which include a substrate with microelectronic components mounted on each. The individual units desirably are thin and directly abut o ...

Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc Dubois, Manuel Baca, Jean Marc Millet: Oxidation of propane to give acrylic acid using catalysts in a mixture of crystalline phases. Arkema, Baker Botts, March 23, 2010: US07683213 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method for the production of acrylic acid from propane, in which a gas mixture comprising propane, water vapour and, optionally, an inert gas and/or molecular oxygen is passed over a catalyst, comprising a crystalline catalyst phase of formula (I) or (I′) TeaMolVbNbcOx (I) ...