David Mosley Charles Szmanda
Kevin Calzia, David W Mosley, Charles R Szmanda, David L Thorsen: Selenium/group 1b ink and methods of making and using same. Rohm and Haas Electronics Materials, Thomas S Deibert, November 13, 2012: US08309179

A selenium/Group 1b ink comprising, as initial components: a selenium component comprising selenium, an organic chalcogenide component having a formula selected from RZ—Z′R′ and R2—SH, a Group 1b component and a liquid carrier; wherein Z and Z′ are each independently selected from sulfur, selenium a ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Kenneth Allen Honer, David B Tuckerman, Vage Oganesian: Chips having rear contacts connected by through vias to front contacts. DigitalOptics Corporation Europe, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, November 13, 2012: US08310036 (19 worldwide citation)

A microelectronic unit is provided in which front and rear surfaces of a semiconductor element may define a thin region which has a first thickness and a thicker region having a thickness at least about twice the first thickness. A semiconductor device may be present at the front surface, with a plu ...

Ulrich Klostermann
Rainer Leuschner, Ulrich Klostermann, Richard Ferrant: MRAM device structure employing thermally-assisted write operations and thermally-unassisted self-referencing operations. Qimonda, ALTIS Semiconductor SNC, November 13, 2012: US08310866 (4 worldwide citation)

A thermally-assisted MRAM structure which is programmable at a writing mode operating temperature is presented and includes an anti-ferromagnet, an artificial anti-ferromagnet, a barrier layer, and a free magnetic layer. The anti-ferromagnet is composed of a material having a blocking temperature Tb ...

David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Noel A Heiks: Optoelectronic component including optoelectronic device flip-chip mounted to substrate and conductor extending through the substrate. Samsung Electronics, Sughrue Mion PLLC, November 13, 2012: US08309908 (2 worldwide citation)

Provided are optoelectronic components which include an optoelectronic device and a structure for self-aligning the optoelectronic device. Also provided are optoelectronic modules and methods of forming optoelectronic components.

Sagy Pundak Mintz
Michael J Burns, Eric M Herz, Sagy P Mintz, Alexander D Dietz: System and method for order placement in an electronic trading environment. Trading Technologies International, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, November 13, 2012: US08311932 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and associated methods are provided for intelligent placement and movement of orders in an electronic trading environment. According to one example method, in addition to submitting a leg order at a calculated price level, additional orders, queue holder orders, are submitted for the leg or ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, David Wayne Cosby, Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: Processor cooling management. International Business Machines Corporation, Yee & Associates P C, John R Pivnichny, November 13, 2012: US08311683 (1 worldwide citation)

Illustrative embodiments provide a computer implemented method, a data processing system, and a computer program product for adjusting cooling settings. The computer implemented method comprises analyzing a set of instructions of an application to determine a number of degrees by which a set of inst ...

Chris Blackburn
Christopher W Blackburn, Rory L Block, Thomas A Gentles, Vikram Swamy, Terry D Warkentin: Discovery service in a service-oriented gaming network environment. WMS Gaming, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, November 13, 2012: US08308567 (3 worldwide citation)

A gaming network includes a discovery service, gaming machines and services providers. The discovery service receives service information from the service providers and publishes the service information to gaming machines and other entities on the gaming network. The discovery service and service pr ...


Scott M Carlson, Daniel F Casper, John R Flanagan, Roger G Hathorn, Matthew J Kalos, Louis W Ricci, Dale F Riedy, Harry M Yudenfriend: Facilitating transport mode input/output operations between a channel subsystem and input/output devices. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, Steven Chiu, November 13, 2012: US08312176

A computer program product is provided for performing: sending, by a channel subsystem, a process login (PRLI) request message to the control unit that indicates whether the channel subsystem supports bi-directional data transfer; receiving a PRLI response message from the control unit that indicate ...

Daniel F Casper, John R Flanagan, Catherine C Huang, Matthew J Kalos, Louis W Ricci: Processing of data to monitor input/output operations. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, John Campbell, November 13, 2012: US08312189

A computer program product, an apparatus, and a method for processing communications between a control unit and a channel subsystem in an input/output processing system are provided. The computer program product includes a tangible storage medium readable by a processing circuit and storing instruct ...