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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: Sensor and actuator based validation of expected cohort behavior. International Business Machines Corporation, Yee & Associates P C, John R Pivnichny, May 31, 2011: US07953686 (45 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer-usable program product for validating expected cohort behavior. In one embodiment, sensory data gathered by a set of multimodal sensor devices is processed to form a set of actual cohort behavior data. The sensory data comprises information asso ...


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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba: Stacked packages with bridging traces. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, May 31, 2011: US07952195 (37 worldwide citation)

A microelectronic assembly that includes a first microelectronic element having a first rear surface. The assembly further includes a second microelectronic element having a second rear surface. The second microelectronic element is attached to the first microelectronic element so as to form a stack ...


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Ugochukwu Njoku
Janet R Easton, Charles W Gainey Jr, Tan Lu, Ugochukwu C Njoku, Gustav E Sittmann III, Stephen G Wilkins, Frank W Brice Jr, Damian L Osisek, Donald W Schmidt: Demultiplexing grouped events into virtual event queues while in two levels of virtualization. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, Steven Chiu, May 31, 2011: US07954099 (5 worldwide citation)

A method, system, program product and computer data structure for providing for two levels of server virtualization. A first hypervisor enables multiple logical partitions to share a set of resources and provides a first level of virtualization. A second hypervisor enables multiple, independent virt ...


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William H. Gates III
Roderick A Hyde, William H Gates III, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Jordin T Kare, Nathan P Myhrvold, Clarence T Tegreene, Thomas A Weaver, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Opposed piston electromagnetic engine. The Invention Science Fund I, Workman Nydegger, May 31, 2011: US07950356 (9 worldwide citation)

In an embodiment, an internal combustion engine includes a first cylinder having a first piston and a second piston slidably disposed therein, an intake port arranged to admit a reactant into the first cylinder between the first and second pistons, and an exhaust port axially spaced from the intake ...


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sally liu
Hsiao Tsung Yen, Tzu Jin Yeh, Sally Liu: Method and apparatus for de-embedding on-wafer devices. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Haynes and Boone, May 31, 2011: US07954080 (8 worldwide citation)

A method and system for de-embedding an on-wafer device is disclosed. The method comprises representing the intrinsic characteristics of a test structure using a set of ABCD matrix components; determining the intrinsic characteristics arising from the test structure; and using the determined intrins ...


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Michael Zemlok, David C Racenet: Powered surgical instrument. Tyco Healthcare Group, May 31, 2011: US07950560 (353 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument including a housing, an endoscopic portion, a drive gear, a drive motor, a shift motor and an end effector is disclosed. The endoscopic portion extends distally from the housing and defines a longitudinal axis. The drive gear is disposed at least partially within the housing an ...


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Ernie Aranyi: Structure for attachment of buttress material to anvils and cartridges of surgical staplers. Tyco Healthcare Group, May 31, 2011: US07950561 (290 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapler is provided having a pair of jaws including a staple containing cartridge and an anvil. Buttress material is releasable affixed to the staple containing cartridge and the anvil. One of the jaws includes a pair of longitudinal projections at a first end of the jaw and configured to ...


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Joseph P Orban III, Timothy Nolan: Annular support structures. Tyco Healthcare Group, May 31, 2011: US07951166 (283 worldwide citation)

Reinforcing lumen rings are configured and adapted for use in conjunction with a circular endoscopic stapling instrument having a staple cartridge assembly and an anvil assembly. The reinforcing lumen rings maintain anastomotic lumen, e.g. as formed by the circular endoscopic stapling apparatus, in ...