David Mosley
Peter A Carr, Brian Y Chow, Joseph M Jacobson, David W Mosley, Christopher Emig: Methods for high fidelity production of long nucleic acid molecules with error control. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Norma E Henderson, September 11, 2012: US08263335 (10 worldwide citation)

A method for synthesizing a nucleic acid having a desired sequence and length comprises providing a solid support having an immobilized nucleic acid, performing a nucleic acid addition reaction to elongate the immobilized nucleic acid by adding a nucleotide or an oligonucleotide to the nucleic acid, ...

Sagy Pundak Mintz
Michael J Burns, Sagy P Mintz, Eric M Herz, Alexander D Dietz: System and method for smart hedging in an electronic trading environment. Trading Technologies International, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, September 11, 2012: US08266049

A system and associated methods are provided for smart hedging in an electronic trading environment. According to one example method, a first order for a first tradeable object and a second order for a second tradeable object are placed based on a spread strategy. Upon receiving an indication that a ...

Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc Dubois, Paul Guillaume Schmitt: Method for manufacturing nitric acid. Arkema France, Smith Gambrell & Russell, September 11, 2012: US08263036

The present invention relates to a method for manufacturing nitric acid wherein a gaseous mixture, including air and ammonia, is transported on a catalyst including platinum to carry out catalytic oxidation of the ammonia, and is characterized in that a sulfurated component is added to the gaseous m ...

Michael T Benhase, Binny S Gill, Lokesh M Gupta, Matthew J Kalos, Gail A Spear: Compression on thin provisioned volumes using extent based mapping. International Business Machines Corporation, Griffiths & Seaton PLLC, September 11, 2012: US08266325 (2 worldwide citation)

A set of logical extents, each having compressed logical tracks of data, is mapped to a head physical extent and, if the head physical extent is determined to have been filled, to at least one overflow extent having spatial proximity to the head physical extent. Pursuant to at least one subsequent w ...

Brian Thomas
Brian Thomas, Kai Zhang, Garryl Hudgins, Robert Hodorek: Methods of bonding or modifying hydrogels using irradiation. Zimmer, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, September 11, 2012: US08262730

This invention provides methods and processes to attach or bond hydrogels to suitable surfaces using irradiation techniques and also provides methods and processes to create crosslinked regions in hydrogel articles using these irradiation techniques. Specifically, lasers at wavelengths tuned to the ...

Maged Beshai
Maged E Beshai, Richard Vickers: State information and routing table updates in large scale data networks. Rockstar Bidco, Anderson Gorecki & Manaras, September 11, 2012: US08265085

In a communication network comprising nodes and links between the nodes, a controller node disseminates link state information. A nodal routing table exists at each node comprising routes between pairs of nodes. The nodal routing table is either populated by the given node based on network informati ...

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 Electronics, McDermott Will & Emery, September 11, 2012: US08263987 (238 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 ...

Sandeep Kumar, Rajesh Raman, Vinod Dashora: Identity brokering in a network element. Cisco Technology, Hickman Palermo Truong Becker Bingham Wong, September 11, 2012: US08266327 (184 worldwide citation)

A network infrastructure element such as a router or switch performs brokering network user identity and credential information. An application or administrative user can declare a policy for user identity information extraction, authentication and authorization. Based on the policy, the network ele ...

Nathan C Emley: Head gimbal assembly having a radial rotary piezoelectric microactuator between a read head and a flexure tongue. Western Digital, September 11, 2012: US08264797 (177 worldwide citation)

A novel head gimbal assembly (HGA) includes a piezoelectric microactuator having a first side and an opposing second side. The first side includes a plurality of anchor regions that extend radially from a center point and are bonded to the gimbal tongue. The first side also includes a first pluralit ...

Ragae M Ghabrial, Omar J Vakharia: Bipolar forceps. Ethicon Endo Surgery, September 11, 2012: US08262655 (151 worldwide citation)

A bipolar forceps including a first electrode, a second electrode, and a conductor operably connected to an electrical source, wherein the conductor can be selectively placed in electrical communication with the first electrode when the first electrode is moved between open and closed positions. The ...