Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Ilyas Mohammed, Vage Oganesian, David Ovrutsky, Laura Wills Mirkarimi: Off-chip vias in stacked chips. Tessera, March 3, 2011: US20110049696-A1

A microelectronic assembly includes first and second stacked microelectronic elements, each having spaced apart traces extending along a front face and beyond at least a first edge thereof. An insulating region can contact the edges of each microelectronic element and at least portions of the traces ...

Ravi Laxman
John N Gregg, Scott L Battle, Jeffrey I Banton, Donn K Naito, Ravi Laxman: Method and apparatus to help promote contact of gas with vaporized material. Advanced Technology Materials, March 3, 2011: US20110052482-A1

Vaporizable material is supported within a vessel to promote contact of an introduced gas with the vaporizable material, and produce a product gas including vaporized material. A heating element supplies heat to a wall of the vessel to heat vaporizable material disposed therein. The vessel may compr ...

Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Gerwin Hermanus Gelinck: Stacked foil sheet device. Nederlandse Organisatie voor toegepastnatuurwetenschappelijk onderzoek TNO, March 3, 2011: US20110048619-A1

The invention relates to a method of aligning a flexible foil sheet having a general first foil sheet length direction to form stacked foil sheet layers on a reel having a reel diameter. The method comprises providing multiple alignment markers in the foil sheet. distanced conform the reel diameter ...

Katherina Babich
Katherina E Babich, Alessandro C Callegari, John J Connolly, Eugene J O Sullivan: Selective nanotube growth inside vias using an ion beam. International Business Machines Corporation, March 3, 2011: US20110048930-A1

A method of selectively growing one or more carbon nano-tubes includes forming an insulating layer on a substrate, the insulating layer having a top surface; forming a via in the insulating layer; forming an active metal layer over the insulating layer, including sidewall and bottom surfaces of the ...

Ed Rutter
Edward Rutter, Ahila Krishnamoorthy, Joseph Kennedy: Processable inorganic and organic polymer formulations, methods of production and uses thereof. Honeywell International, March 3, 2011: US20110054119-A1

Polymer formulations are disclosed and described herein that comprise: at least one polymer comprising at least one hydroxy functional group, at least one acid source, and at least one acid-activated crosslinker that reacts with the polymer. In contemplated embodiments, these polymer formulations ar ...

ELI YIGAL: Restoring data into a flash storage device. SANDISK IL, March 3, 2011: WO/2011/024015 (60 worldwide citation)

Programmer's data is initially stored in a memory device (120) of the storage device (100) by using an MBC storage scheme. After the storage device is embedded in a host device (170), the programmer's data is internally read from the memory device by using conventional read reference voltages, and t ...

WILSON RAB: Fluidics apparatus and fluipics substrate. THE UNIVERSITY COURT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW, Naylor Matthew, March 3, 2011: WO/2011/023949 (33 worldwide citation)

A fluidics apparatus is disclosed for manipulation of at least one fluid sample, typically in the form of a droplet. The apparatus has a substrate surface with a sample manipulation zone for location of the fluid sample. A transducer arrangement such as an interdigitated electrode structure on a pie ...

Krukowski Marilyn: Milking robot and method for teat cup attachment. DELAVAL HOLDING, Keijser Bergöö Malin, March 3, 2011: WO/2011/023620 (29 worldwide citation)

A milking robot (10) for teat cup attachment comprises a robot arm (11) having a gripper (12) for holding at least one teat cup (13) at a time; an image recording device (14) mounted on the robot arm and provided to record at least one image of the teats (15a) of a milking animal (15); and a control ...

Shinozaki Takayuki: 入力装置 (JA), Input device (EN). KYOCERA CORPORATION, Sugimura Kenji, March 3, 2011: WO/2011/024465 (28 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an input device capable of reporting to an operator, by way of a pressed key or button, a mode of execution of an action for which execution is to begin after a predetermined amount of time as a result of pressing of the key or button. The input device (1) is provided with a touch senso ...

VOIT THOMAS: Exon skipping therapy for functional amelioration of semi functional dystrophin in becker and duchenne muscular dystrophy. INSERM, Jacobson Claude, March 3, 2011: WO/2011/024077 (27 worldwide citation)

Methods for stabilizing unstable proteins or for restoring functionality to non-functional or poorly functioning (semi-functional) proteins using exon skipping technology are provided. The methods involve the administration of antisense oligonucleotides to cause exon skipping, thereby removing one o ...