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Arnaud Baudot
Arnaud Baudot, Renaud Cadours, Raphaƫl Huyghe, Elsa Jolimaitre, Pascal Mougin, Eszter Toth: Method for eliminating the carbonyl sulfide contained in a liquid hydrocarbon stream. Institut Francais du Petrole, Antonelli Terry Stout & Kraus, July 26, 2011: US07985331 (2 worldwide citation)

The liquid hydrocarbon stream including COS is introduced via line 1 into membrane contactor CM to be placed in contact, through membrane M, with the aqueous alkanolamine solution arriving via line 3. The COS contained in the hydrocarbon stream is absorbed by the aqueous alkanolamine solution. The l ...


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Stuart Bryce, Tomasz Celinski, Adam J Kent: Unification of multimedia devices. Altec Lansing Australia, Tarolli Sundheim Covell & Tummino, July 26, 2011: US07987294 (305 worldwide citation)

Described herein are various methods and systems relating to the unification of media devices, and more specifically to the provision of wireless audio systems. In overview, two or more wireless speaker subsystem units substantially autonomously form a single wireless audio system having its own con ...


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Pun Jae Choi, Jin Hyun Lee, Ki Yeol Park, Myong Soo Cho: Semiconductor light emitting device, method of manufacturing the same, and semiconductor light emitting device package using the same. Samsung LED, McDermott Will & Emery, July 26, 2011: US07985976 (244 worldwide citation)

There is provided a semiconductor light emitting device, a method of manufacturing the same, and a semiconductor light emitting device package using the same. A semiconductor light emitting device having a first conductivity type semiconductor layer, an active layer, a second conductivity type semic ...


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Patricia A Flores, Adrian B Chernoff: Vehicle illumination system and method. GM Global Technology Operations, Quinn Law Group PLLC, July 26, 2011: US07987030 (203 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for illuminating a vehicle including a light source connected to an illuminatable component such as an interior or exterior vehicle door handle or steering wheel, and a control system including a plurality of sensors that monitor the vehicle and surroundings for predetermined ...


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Anita D Souza, Edwin Madigan, Susan Moore, Anitha Narayan: Service plan optimizer. Sprint Communications Company, July 26, 2011: US07986935 (189 worldwide citation)

A service plan optimizer is provided. The service plan optimizer includes a storage device, a processor, an optimizer engine, and a user interface. The storage device stores usage data for a communication device. The optimizer engine is executed by the processor to compare a current service plan for ...


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Stephan Horvath, Antony Jamin: System and method for data communication over power lines. ACN Advanced Communications Network, Blank Rome, July 26, 2011: US07986711 (155 worldwide citation)

A system and method for broadband communications over power lines has a low-voltage transformer for the house connection unit and/or the electricity distribution inside the house. The system method allow for several parallel asynchronous data communications in different sub-channels with individual ...


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Wade F Schott, Thanh A Diep: Apparatus and method for problem solving using intelligent agents. General Dynamics Advanced Info Systems, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, July 26, 2011: US07987151 (154 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a system and method for problem solving using intelligent agents. The intelligent agents may be embodied as processor-readable software code stored on a processor-readable medium. The intelligent agents may include a brain agent to parse the input and direct the pars ...


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Paul C Kocher, Joshua M Jaffe, Benjamin C Jun, Carter C Laren, Peter K Pearson, Nathaniel J Lawson: Self-protecting digital content. Rovi Solutions Corporation, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, July 26, 2011: US07987510 (144 worldwide citation)

Technologies are disclosed to transfer responsibility and control over security from player makers to content authors by enabling integration of security logic and content. An exemplary optical disc carries an encrypted digital video title combined with data processing operations that implement the ...


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Mototsugu Emori, Takahiro Asai: Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program product. Ricoh Company, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt L, July 26, 2011: US07986431 (123 worldwide citation)

An information processing apparatus that calculates importance of data based on a print log. A print-log database stores therein a print log of data printed. A calculating unit refers to the print log to check the number of times of printing the data, and calculates importance of the data based on t ...


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John Rennie: Solid-state imaging device. Sony Corporation, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLLC, July 26, 2011: US07986018 (117 worldwide citation)

A solid-state imaging device includes a light-receiving portion, an optical filter layer, and quantum dots. The light receiving portion, where a photoelectric conversion is carried out, is formed in a semiconductor substrate. The optical filter layer is directly formed on or formed through another l ...