Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Vage Oganesian, David Ovrutsky, Charles Rosenstein, Belgacem Haba, Giles Humpston: Wafer-level fabrication of lidded chips with electrodeposited dielectric coating. Tessera Technologies Ireland, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, May 3, 2011: US07935568 (39 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for fabricating a unit including a semiconductor element such as a sensor unit, e.g., for optical imaging. A semiconductor element has plurality of conductive features exposed at the front surface and semiconductive or conductive material exposed at least one of the front and re ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba: Semiconductor module with serial bus connection to multiple dies. Rambus, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, May 3, 2011: USRE042318

A semiconductor module is provided which includes a beat heat spreader, at least two semiconductors thermally coupled to the heat spreader, and a plurality of electrically conductive leads electrically connected to the semiconductors. At least one of the electrically conductive leads is common to bo ...

Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Rolf Antonie Loch: Optical master substrate and method to manufacture high-density relief structure. Kkoninklijke Philips Electronics, May 3, 2011: US07935403

The invention relates to a master substrate, a method for making a high density relief structure, and optical discs replicated with the high-density relief structure, the master substrate comprising a substrate layer (10) and a recording stack deposited on the substrate layer, the recording stack co ...


Mark P Bendyk, Daniel F Casper, John R Flanagan, Roger G Hathorn, Catherine C Huang, Matthew J Kalos, Louis W Ricci, Gustav E Sittmann, Harry M Yudenfriend: Extended measurement word determination at a channel subsystem of an I/O processing system. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, John Campbell, May 3, 2011: US07937507

An article of manufacture, an apparatus, and a method for determining an extended measurement word at a channel subsystem of an I/O processing system using data from a control unit are provided. The article of manufacture includes at least one computer usable medium having computer readable program ...

Frederick E Shelton IV, Darrel M Powell, Michael A Murray, Christopher J Hess, William B Weisenburgh II, Jerome R Morgan, Steven G Hall: Staple cartridges for forming staples having differing formed staple heights. Ethicon Endo Surgery, May 3, 2011: US07934630 (349 worldwide citation)

A staple cartridge for use with a stapling device that has an actuator that is selectively actuatable in an axial direction and an anvil portion that is selectively movable between open and closed positions is disclosed. Various embodiments of the present invention include a cartridge body that mova ...

Daniel J Balbierz, Pablo R Hambly, Jason S Stewart, David Cole: Multi-fire stapling systems and methods for delivering arrays of staples. Barosense, King & Spalding, Peter J Dehlinger, Kathleen A Frost, May 3, 2011: US07934631 (250 worldwide citation)

A staple housing includes an array of staples each in a staple delivery position or “ready position” ready to be fired into target tissue. A staple driver is advanceable to drive the ready-position staples from the staple head into the tissue using staple pushers. During use, the staples in the read ...

Kevin Christopher Miller, Eric Jason Brandwine, Andrew J Doane: Using virtual networking devices to manage external connections. Amazon Technologies, Seed IP Law Group PLLC, May 3, 2011: US07937438 (207 worldwide citation)

Techniques are described for providing managed virtual computer networks that may have a configured logical network topology with one or more virtual networking devices, with corresponding networking functionality provided for communications between multiple computing nodes of the virtual computer n ...

Eugene Mason, Brian Volken: Variable aperture sensor. MASIMO Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 3, 2011: US07937129 (191 worldwide citation)

A variable aperture sensor has a first jaw and a second jaw that are rotatably attached. An emitter is disposed in the first jaw, and a detector is disposed in the second jaw. The jaws are adapted to attach to a tissue site so that the emitter transmits optical radiation into the tissue site and the ...

Mohamed K Diab, Esmaiel Kiani Azarbayjany, Walter M Weber: Signal processing apparatus. MASIMO Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 3, 2011: US07937130 (189 worldwide citation)

A signal processor which acquires a first signal, including a first primary signal portion and a first secondary signal portion, and a second signal, including a second primary signal portion and a second secondary signal portion, wherein the first and second primary signal portions are correlated. ...