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Somakumar R
Adnan Kutubuddin Bohori, Ajith Kuttannair Kumar, Bret Dwayne Worden, James William Bray, Somakumar Ramachandrapanicker, Arvind Kumar Tiwari, Suma Memana Narayana Bhat: Power transfer system and method. General Electric Company, Ann M Agosti, October 23, 2012: US08292052 (18 worldwide citation)

A contactless power transfer system for a mobile asset is presented. The system includes a primary loop disposed adjacent to a location that is coupled to a power source. A secondary receiving coil is disposed on the mobile asset and coupled to a traction motor for receiving power from the primary l ...


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Katherina Babich
Marie Angelopoulos, Katherina E Babich, Sean D Burns, Allen H Gabor, Scott D Halle, Arpan P Mahorowala, Dirk Pfeiffer: Process of making a lithographic structure using antireflective materials. International Business Machines Corporation, Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz, Daniel P Morris Esq, October 23, 2012: US08293454 (2 worldwide citation)

A lithographic structure comprising: an organic antireflective material disposed on a substrate; and a silicon antireflective material disposed on the organic antireflective material. The silicon antireflective material comprises a crosslinked polymer with a SiOx backbone, a chromophore, and a trans ...


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Steven Jobs
Rainer Brodersen, Rachel Clare Goldeen, Jeffrey Ma, Mihnea Calin Pacurariu, Thomas Michael Madden, Eric Taylor Seymour, Steven Jobs: Content abstraction presentation along a multidimensional path. Apple, Fish & Richardson P C, October 23, 2012: US08296677 (7 worldwide citation)

Content abstractions are emerged in to an ingress terminus of a multidimensional path and depth transitioned through the multidimensional path to an egress terminus. The content abstractions are eliminated at the egress terminus.


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Moody Hadi
Muhammed Hadi, Ketan Patel: Weather derivative volatility surface estimation. Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Banner & Witcoff, October 23, 2012: US08296210

Systems and methods are provided for determining the volatility of weather derivative option contracts. Volatility levels are initially determined with conventional methods. Unreliable volatility levels are then replaced with futures contracts volatility levels. If the futures contracts volatility l ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, John N Ouwerkerk, Jerome R Morgan, Jeffrey S Swayze: Motor-driven surgical cutting and fastening instrument with tactile position feedback. Ethicon Endo Surgery, October 23, 2012: US08292155 (257 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting and fastening instrument is disclosed. According to various embodiments, the instrument includes an end effector comprising an elongate channel, a clamping member pivotably connected to the channel, and a moveable cutting instrument for traversing the channel to cut an object clam ...


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Michael P Whitman: Bipolar or ultrasonic surgical device. Tyco Healthcare Group, October 23, 2012: US08292888 (239 worldwide citation)

An electro-mechanical surgical device, system and/or method may include a housing, at least two opposing jaw, and at least one electrical contact associated with at least one of the jaws. The electrical contact may include at least one of a bipolar electrical contact and an ultrasonic electrical con ...


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Frank J Viola: Tool assembly for surgical stapling device. Tyco Healthcare Group, October 23, 2012: US08292151 (188 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure describes a surgical device with a body portion defining a longitudinal axis, a tool assembly including an anvil, a cartridge assembly housing a plurality of staples, a dynamic clamping member movable relative to the tool assembly to eject the staples, and an articulation and ...


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George A Plesko: Scan element for use in scanning light and method of making the same. Metrologic Instruments, Thomas J Perkowski Esq P C, October 23, 2012: US08294969 (176 worldwide citation)

A scan element includes a bobbin having a central axis about which is wound an electromagnetic wire coil and having a flange oriented generally transverse to the central axis. At least one elastomeric support has a first end coupled to the flange. A permanent magnet has first and second surfaces, a ...


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Kevin W Smith, Thomas O Bales Jr, Derek Dee Deville, Carlos Rivera, Matthew A Palmer: Electrical surgical instrument with optimized power supply and drive. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Mayback & Hoffman P A, Gregory L Mayback, Rebecca A Tie, October 23, 2012: US08292157 (172 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument includes a surgical end effector operable to effect a surgical procedure when powered, an electric motor operationally connected to the end effector, and a power supply electrically connected to and selectively powering the motor to operate the end effector, the power supply ha ...


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Changqing Shi, Ming Jiang: Method and system for calibrating an electronic lapping guide for a beveled pole in a magnetic recording transducer. Western Digital, October 23, 2012: US08291743 (145 worldwide citation)

A method and system for calibrating an electronic lapping guide (ELG) for transducer(s) having an ABS and a magnetic structure are described. The magnetic structure has a desired thickness, a bevel, and a flare point a distance from the ABS. The method and system include providing at least three ELG ...



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