Rajiv Banavali
Rajiv Manohar Banavali, Randall Wayne Stephens: Chemical markers. March 10, 2011: US20110056121-A1

A composition containing a petroleum hydrocarbon, a biodiesel fuel or an ethanol fuel, and an organic marker compound.

Yanning Song Yanning Song
Christina M Lampe Onnerud, Per Onnerud, Yanning Song, Richard V Chamberlain II: Lithium-ion secondary battery. Boston Power, March 10, 2011: US20110059349-A1

A lithium-ion battery includes a cathode that includes an active cathode material. The active cathode material includes a cathode mixture that includes a lithium cobaltate and a manganate spinel a manganate spinel represented by an empirical formula of Li(1+x1)(Mn1−y1A′y2)2−x2Oz1 or Li(1+x1)Mn2Oz1. ...

Marcos Laraia
Jose Marcos Laraia, Jose G Taveira, Robert P Moehrke: Pade approximant based compensation for integrated sensor modules and the like. Semiconductor Components, March 10, 2011: US20110057709-A1

Methods and systems using Pade' Approximant expansion ratios provide mappings between nonlinear sensors and a more linear output domain. The method includes a method of converting an input digital signal having a nonlinear dependency on a physical variable into an output digital signal that exhibits ...

Dr Raj C Thiagarajan ATOA Scientific Technologies
Chinniah Thiagarajan, Bernd Jansen, Santhosh Kumar Rajendran, Vauhini RM, Safwat E Tadros: Siloxane block copolymer nanoporous foams, methods of manufacture thereof and articles comprising the same. Sabic Innovative Plastics Ip, March 10, 2011: US20110060067-A1

Disclosed herein is a foam that includes a polysiloxane block copolymer; the polysiloxane block copolymer including a first block that comprises a polysiloxane block and a second block that includes an organic polymer; the second block not containing a polysiloxane; the polysiloxane block being abou ...

yuan xing Lee
Shaohua Yang, Weijun Tan, Yuan Xing Lee: Systems and Methods for Stepped Data Retry in a Storage System. LSI Corpoaration, March 10, 2011: US20110060973-A1

Various embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for data processing retries. As an example, a data processing retry circuit is discussed that includes a stepped erasure window register, and an erasure flag set circuit. The stepped erasure window register includes: an erasure ...

RIMKUS VYTAS: Algae spirulina platensis preservation by natural honey. SPILA UAB, Zaboliene Reda, March 10, 2011: WO/2011/027301 (42 worldwide citation)

Biomass of algae Spirulina platesnis both in fresh and dry form can be preserved by glucose and fructose. These monosacharides are the main components of bee honey. Made algae Spirulina platesnis and honey preparation complements the human diet for normal functioning almost all the necessary materia ...

TEMBY KELTON: Portable telepresence apparatus. INTOUCH TECHNOLOGIES, Evans Paul, March 10, 2011: WO/2011/028589 (40 worldwide citation)

A telepresence system that includes a portable telepresence apparatus coupled to a remote control station. The telepresence apparatus comprises a monitor, a camera, a speaker, a microphone and a viewfinder screen coupled to a housing. The view finder screen allows the user to view the image being ca ...

ASHLEY ALEX: Method and system for simultaneous recording of multiple programs on a dvr. NDS, GALAUN DAVID, March 10, 2011: WO/2011/027236 (40 worldwide citation)

A method and system for broadcasting content, is described, the method and system facilitating simultaneous recording of multiple programs on a digital video recorder (DVR), the method and system including providing a plurality of content items, dividing each one of the plurality of content items in ...

SLAMIN JOHN: Patient-specific orthopedic implants and models. CONFORMIS, Smolenski Alexander J Jr, March 10, 2011: WO/2011/028624 (37 worldwide citation)

A patient-specific knee implant 10 includes a femoral component 20 and a tibial tray component 30, and it is designed based on patient-specific data. An inner, bone-facing surface 40 of the femoral component 20 conforms to the corresponding surface of the femoral condyle. Alternatively, it can confo ...

MOORE ERIC M: Apparatus, system, and method for forming nanofibers and nanofiber webs. 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY, Baker James A, March 10, 2011: WO/2011/028661 (35 worldwide citation)

A nozzle, die, apparatus, system and method for forming a fiber population having a median diameter less than one micrometer, and nonwoven fibrous webs including a population of such sub-micrometer fibers. The nozzle includes a first conduit having a first terminal end, a second conduit positioned c ...