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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, Richard A Hennessy, James R Kraemer: System and method for deriving a hierarchical event based database optimized for analysis of criminal and security information. International Business Machines Corporation, Yee & Associates P C, John R Pivnichny, July 6, 2010: US07752154 (60 worldwide citation)

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. Each datum of the database is conformed to the dimensions of the database. Each datum of the plural ...


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Ulrich Klostermann
Alexander Duch, Ulrich Klostermann, Michael Kund: Electric device protection circuit and method for protecting an electric device. Qimonda, ALTIS Semiconductor SNC, Slater & Matsil L, July 6, 2010: US07751163 (41 worldwide citation)

An electric device protection circuit comprises at least one conductive bridging unit which electrically connects a terminal of the electric device to a protection node set to a protection potential, the protection potential being chosen such that the conductive bridging unit switches from a resisti ...


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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Vage Oganesian, Guilian Gao, Belgacem Haba, David Ovrutsky: Microelectronic assemblies having compliancy and methods therefor. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz Mentlik, July 6, 2010: US07749886 (7 worldwide citation)

A method of making a microelectronic assembly includes providing a semiconductor wafer having contacts accessible at a first surface, forming compliant bumps over the first surface and depositing a sacrificial layer over the compliant bumps. The method includes grinding the sacrificial layer and the ...


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Ulrich Klostermann
Peter Schrogmeier, Ulrich Klostermann: Method and integrated circuit for determining the state of a resistivity changing memory cell. Qimonda, Dicke Billig & Czaja PLLC, July 6, 2010: US07751231

A method and an integrated circuit for determining the state of a resistivity changing memory cell. In one embodiment the method includes detecting a first resistance of the resistivity changing memory cell, determining whether the first resistance value is smaller than a predetermined threshold val ...


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Bo LIU
Bo Liu, Zhimin Yuan, Ka Wei Ng: Optical flying height measurement and calibration with dual sliders. Agency for Science Technology and Research, Franklin D Ubell, Greenberg Traurig, July 6, 2010: US07751062

A method for optical flying height measurement, and a flying height tester. The method the method comprises the steps of aligning a first slider and a second slider adjacent a transparent disk; varying a rotational speed of the disk relative to the first slider whereby a spacing between the first sl ...


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Kiichi Haramiishi, Nobuaki Yagi, Katsunori Manabe: Staple refill, stapler and cartridge. Max Kabushiki Kaisha, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, July 6, 2010: US07748587 (210 worldwide citation)

A refill for staples, which can not be removed from a cartridge unless all sheet-type connected staples in a stapler body are delivered. A refill for staples is installed in a detachable manner in a stapler body, and includes a refill body which holds the sheet-type connected staples, and a pressing ...


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Amr Salahieh, Brian D Brandt, Robert A Gleshlider, Dwight P Morejohn, Tom Saul: Leaflet engagement elements and methods for use thereof. Sadra Medical, Shay Glenn, July 6, 2010: US07748389 (204 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to apparatus for methods for endovascularly replacing a patient's heart valve. The apparatus includes an expandable anchor with leaflet engagement elements on the proximal end of the anchor and a replacement valve. The leaflet engagement elements can be used to prevent ...


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Chang Sung Sean Kim, Jong Pa Hong, Joong El Ghim: Chemical vapor deposition apparatus. Samsung LED, Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, July 6, 2010: US07749326 (196 worldwide citation)

Provided is a chemical vapor deposition apparatus including a reaction chamber; a susceptor that is provided in the reaction chamber and has a plurality of wafers mounted thereon; a rotation driving unit that rotates the susceptor; a gas inlet that is provided in the reaction chamber and introduces ...


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Michael P Whitman: Surgical imaging device. Power Medical Interventions, July 6, 2010: US07751870 (169 worldwide citation)

A surgical imaging device and method configured to be inserted into a surgical site. The surgical imaging device includes a plurality of prongs. Each one of the prongs has an image sensor mounted thereon. The image sensors provide different image data corresponding to the surgical site, thus enablin ...