Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Masud Beroz, Teck Gyu Kang, Yoichi Kubota, Sridhar Krishnan, John B Riley III, Ilyas Mohammed: Microelectronic packages and methods therefor. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, December 11, 2012: US08329581 (38 worldwide citation)

A microelectronic package includes a microelectronic element having faces and contacts, the microelectronic element having an outer perimeter, and a substrate overlying and spaced from a first face of the microelectronic element, whereby an outer region of the substrate extends beyond the outer peri ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba: Microelectronic packages with dual or multiple-etched flip-chip connectors. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, December 11, 2012: US08330272 (31 worldwide citation)

A packaged microelectronic element includes a microelectronic element having a front surface and a plurality of first solid metal posts extending away from the front surface. A substrate has a major surface and a plurality of conductive elements exposed at the major surface and joined to the first s ...

Qi Tian
Wei Xiong, Qi Tian, Joo Hwee Lim: Method and system for generating an entirely well-focused image of a large three-dimensional scene. Agency for Science Technology and Research, Christie Parker & Hale, December 11, 2012: US08331627 (3 worldwide citation)

A method and system for generating an entirely well-focused image of a three-dimensional scene. The method comprises the steps of a) learning a prediction model including at least a focal depth probability density function (PDF), h(k), for all depth values k, from historical tiles of the scene; b) p ...

Rajiv Banavali
Rajiv Manohar Banavali, Bharati Dinkar Chheda, Barry Weinstein: Preparation of nitrones. Rohm and Haas Company, Kenneth Crimaldi, December 11, 2012: US08329949

A method for producing a nitrone of formula (I) wherein R is a branched alkyl group having from four to thirty carbon atoms; R1, R2, R3 and R4 independently are hydrogen or alkyl groups having from one to six carbon atoms from an imine having formula (II)

Moody Hadi
Suneel Iyer, Moody Hadi, Amy McCormick, Katen Patel, Ankeet Dedhia: Clearing system that determines margin requirements for financial portfolios. Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Banner & Witcoff, December 11, 2012: US08332301

Methods, systems and apparatuses are described for calculating a performance bond amount for a portfolio including interest rate swaps. A risk calculation module (or risk processor) may assist in the calculation. In some examples, values, such as swap (DV01) dollar values and volatility values, and ...


Frank J Viola: Surgical instrument with curvilinear tissue-contacting surfaces. Covidien, December 11, 2012: US08328062 (230 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling instrument including a handle assembly, an elongated body portion, a shell assembly and an anvil assembly. The elongated body portion extends distally from the handle assembly and defines a longitudinal axis. The shell assembly is disposed adjacent a distal end of the elongated b ...

Danyel Racenet, Dino Kasvikis: Pin locking mechanism for a surgical instrument. Covidien, December 11, 2012: US08328064 (214 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument comprising a handle portion, an elongated portion defining a longitudinal axis and extending distally from the handle portion, and first and second jaw members dimensioned to clamp tissue therebetween. The first jaw member has at least one row of fasteners arranged in a row sub ...

Derek Dee Deville, Matthew A Palmer, Thomas O Bales, Korey Kline, Sean McBrayer: Cordless medical cauterization and cutting device. Covidien, December 11, 2012: US08328802 (206 worldwide citation)

A surgical device includes a radio-frequency-signal-generation assembly including a radio-frequency-signal-generation circuit operable to generate a radio-frequency signal at an output and adapted to couple to a switch-mode power supply and a surgical handle including an end effector having at least ...

Keith L Milliman, Thomas Wenchell, Philip C Roy: Surgical tilt anvil assembly. Covidien, December 11, 2012: US08328063 (202 worldwide citation)

A surgical tilt anvil assembly including a rod and a head assembly including an anvil plate having staple deforming pockets. The head assembly is pivotally secured to the rod and pivotal in relation to the rod between a first tilted position, a non-tilted position and a second different tilted posit ...