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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Vage Oganesian: Edge connect wafer level stacking. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, September 20, 2011: US08022527 (37 worldwide citation)

In accordance with an aspect of the invention, a stacked microelectronic package is provided which may include a plurality of subassemblies, e.g., a first subassembly and a second subassembly underlying the first subassembly. A front face of the second subassembly may confront the rear face of the f ...


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Isaiah Oladeji
Isaiah O Oladeji, Alan Cuthbertson: Method for fabricating conducting plates for a high-Q MIM capacitor. Atmel Corporation, Fish & Richardson P C, September 20, 2011: US08022548 (1 worldwide citation)

A method of forming one or more capacitors on or in a substrate and a capacitor structure resulting therefrom is disclosed. The method includes forming a trench in the substrate, lining the trench with a first copper-barrier layer, and substantially filling the trench with a first copper layer. The ...


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Toufike Kanouni
Qing Dong, Toufike Kanouni, Michael B Wallace: MAPK/ERK kinase inhibitors. Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, David M Stemerick, Mitchell R Brustein, September 20, 2011: US08022057 (1 worldwide citation)

Compounds of the following formula are provided for use with MEK: wherein the variables are as defined herein. Also provided are pharmaceutical compositions, kits and articles of manufacture comprising such compounds; methods and intermediates useful for making the compounds; and methods of using sa ...


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen Jarrard: Non-contacting position sensor using a rotating magnetic vector. CTS Corporation, Daniel J Deneufbourg, September 20, 2011: US08022694

A sensor for sensing the position of an object includes a magnet and a magnetic flux sensor. The magnet has dimensions that include a length, a width and a height. The magnet is adapted to generate a flux field. The flux field has a magnitude of flux and a flux direction. The flux direction changes ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV: Powered articulatable surgical cutting and fastening instrument with flexible drive member. Ethicon Endo Surgery, September 20, 2011: US08020743 (360 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting and fastening instrument is disclosed. According to various embodiments, the instrument may include a handle assembly that has an elongate shaft attached thereto. An end effector that is configured to support a staple cartridge may be pivotally coupled to the elongate shaft. The h ...


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Gregory G Raleigh: Verifiable service billing for intermediate networking devices. Headwater Partners I, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton, September 20, 2011: US08023425 (289 worldwide citation)

Various embodiments are disclosed for a services policy communication system and method. In some embodiments, an intermediate networking device provides a service intermediary or intermediate connection between a network and one or more communications devices; implements a service policy set for ass ...


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Stanislaw Marczyk: Powered surgical stapling device. Tyco Healthcare Group, September 20, 2011: US08020742 (271 worldwide citation)

A medical instrument having a tool assembly attachable to a distal end of the medical instrument is disclosed. The tool assembly includes a pair of opposing tissue engaging surfaces for clamping tissue therebetween. The medical instrument also includes a housing having a fixed handle and a movable h ...


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George Aldrich, Stephen M Green, Mike Bennett: Surgical clip applicator. ConMed Corporation, Timothy D Evans, September 20, 2011: US08021375 (206 worldwide citation)

A surgical clip applicator for applying surgical clips to body tissue includes an elongated ram housing that has proximal and distal ends and at least partially encloses a ram. A trigger housing includes a trigger that has an open position and a closed position. The trigger housing is mounted to the ...


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Mark D Moravec, Anucha Nontprasat: Method and system for coupling a laser with a slider in an energy assisted magnetic recording disk drive. Western Digital Technologies, September 20, 2011: US08024748 (162 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing an energy assisted magnetic recording (EAMR) disk drive are described. The EAMR disk drive includes a slider, at least one EAMR transducer on the slider, and at least one laser coupled with the slider. The slider has a slider back side, a trailing face, and an inter ...