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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Masud Beroz: System and method for increasing the number of IO-s on a ball grid package by wire bond stacking of same size packages through apertures. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, August 2, 2011: US07989940 (55 worldwide citation)

A multi-layer electronic package having polymeric tape layers, where at least one of the polymeric tape layers has a via, through hole, or aperture therein to pass wiring between the layers. This enables a balance of package size, adhesive thickness, chip access, inventory management, package width, ...


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Marc Lanoiselee
Bruno Jahan, Marc Lanoiselee, Pierrick Louin: Method for receiving a multicarrier signal using at least two estimates of a propagation channel and corresponding reception device. TDF, David D Brush, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, August 2, 2011: US07991092 (3 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for receiving a multicarrier signal including a time-based succession of symbols, each including a plurality of multicarriers bearing data, at least one of said symbols including at least one reference pilot. The method includes the following steps: a first estimation of a propa ...


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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Joseph C Fjelstad, Para K Segaram, Belgacem Haba: Direct-connect signaling system. Samsung Electronics, Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec P A, August 2, 2011: US07989929 (1 worldwide citation)

A direct-connect signaling system including a printed circuit board and first and second integrated circuit packages disposed on the printed circuit board. A plurality of electric signal conductors extend between the first and second integrated circuit packages suspended above the printed circuit bo ...


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Marc Lanoiselee
Marc Lanoiselee, Pierrick Louin: Radio broadcasting method and transmitter using pre-filtering and corresponding signal. TDF, David D Brush, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, August 2, 2011: US07991075

The disclosure relates to a radio broadcasting method for a first multicarrier digital signal occupying a first frequency band adjacent to at least one second frequency band, each assigned to a second signal. Pre-filtering is applied to the said first signal before its emission so as to attenuate th ...


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Rick Lake
Swarnal Borthakur, Andy Perkins, Rick Lake, Marc Sulfridge: Methods for separating individual semiconductor devices from a carrier. Aptina Imaging Corporation, Treyz Law Group, G Victor Treyz, Jason Tsai, August 2, 2011: US07989266 (70 worldwide citation)

A wafer of integrated circuits may be bonded to a carrier wafer using a layer of bonding material. The thickness of the wafer of integrated circuits may then be reduced using a series of grinding operations. After grinding, backside processing operations may be performed to form scribe channels that ...


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yuan xing Lee
Yuan Xing Lee, George Mathew, Shaohua Yang, Hongwei Song, Weijun Tan, Hao Zhong: Systems and methods for storage channel testing. LSI Corporation, Hamilton DeSanctis & Cha, August 2, 2011: US07990642 (23 worldwide citation)

Various embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for validating elements of storage devices. A an example, various embodiments of the present invention provide semiconductor devices that include a write path circuit, a read path circuit and a validation circuit. The write pat ...


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Marek Brejl
Samuel W Peterson, Marek Brejl: Automatic aortic detection and segmentation in three-dimensional image data. Vital Images, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, August 2, 2011: US07991210 (12 worldwide citation)

A method including searching image data corresponding to a series of axial image slices with a processor, searching axial image slices from a starting image slice and calculating a confidence score that an image slice includes a cross-section image of an aorta, identifying an image slice containing ...


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Marcos Laraia
Jose Marcos Laraia, David John Willis: Providing nonlinear temperature compensation for sensing means by use of padé approximant function emulators. Semiconductor Components, Haynes and Boone, August 2, 2011: US07991571 (5 worldwide citation)

Pade Approximant function emulators are used to model the nonlinear offset and/or nonlinear sensitivity behaviors of a sensor relative to temperature sub-ranges and to produce temperature compensating corrections for both offset and sensitivity as desired. In order to avoid use of brute force divisi ...


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Moody Hadi
Muhammed Hadi, Amy Stephen, Ketan Patel, Dmitriy Glinberg: Scanning based spreads using a hedge ratio non-linear optimization model. Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Lempia Summerfield Katz, August 2, 2011: US07991671 (3 worldwide citation)

The disclosed embodiments utilize hedge ratios to determine the optimal hedge ratio and associated scanning spread. This tells traders what ratios of the quantities of products they should have in their portfolio in order to maintain the status of the portfolios as delta neutral, i.e. be delta hedge ...


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