Ugochukwu Njoku
Anthony F Coneski, David Craddock, Charles W Gainey Jr, Beth A Glendening, Thomas A Gregg, Ugochukwu C Njoku, Peter K Szwed: Managing processing associated with hardware events. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, Blanche E Schiller Esq, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, August 13, 2013: US08510599 (4 worldwide citation)

Detection, notification and/or processing of events, such as errors associated with adapters, are facilitated. Hardware detects an event, places one or more adapters in an error state to prevent access to/from the adapters, and notifies the operating system of the event.

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. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Norma E Henderson, August 13, 2013: US08507226 (3 worldwide citation)

In a method for synthesizing a pool of nucleic acid molecules, a first nucleic acid has a first 5′ region and a first 3′ region and a second nucleic acid has a second 5′ region and a second 3′ region. The second 3′ region and the first 5′ region have identical nucleic acid sequences. The first 3′ re ...


Arnaud Baudot
Serge Gonzalez, Jacques Vallet, Arnaud Baudot, Helene Rodeschini: Process for membrane separation of linear hydrocarbons within a hydrocarbon mixture. IFP Energies nouvelles, Millen White Zelano & Branigan P C, August 13, 2013: US08506814

The invention relates to a process for membrane separation that makes it possible to separate linear hydrocarbons from branched hydrocarbons. The membrane that is used comprises a dense selective layer that consists of a polymer whose chemical structure contains at least one bis-phenyl-9,9-fluorene ...

Steven L Rueben, Gabriel Jakobson: Method and system for displaying email thread information. August 13, 2013: US08510664 (170 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for discerning and displaying an email-thread chart of senders and recipients (“senders/recipients”) included in an email thread, are disclosed. The email-thread chart may include the senders/recipients arranged in chronological order matching the order in which individual rel ...

Steven L Rueben, Gabriel Jakobson: Digital maps displaying search-resulting points-of-interest in user delimited regions. August 13, 2013: US08510045 (146 worldwide citation)

A method, system and apparatus for displaying points-of-interest (“POIs”) on a digital map are disclosed. One such method includes: presenting a digital map on a graphical display of an electronic device, wherein the digital map comprises map tiles and corresponds to a geographic region; receiving f ...

Michael A Zemlok, David C Racenet, Adam J Ross: Powered surgical instrument. Covidien, August 13, 2013: US08506557 (121 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument including a housing, an endoscopic portion, a shaft portion and an end effector is disclosed. The endoscopic portion extends distally from the housing and defines a longitudinal axis. The shaft portion is selectively connectable to a distal end of the endoscopic portion. The en ...

Masahiro Osugi, Guanghong Luo, Ronghui Zhou, Danning Yang, Dujiang Wan, Ming Jiang: Method and system for providing a magnetic recording transducer using an ion beam scan polishing planarization. Western Digital, August 13, 2013: US08506828 (120 worldwide citation)

A method and system for fabricating a read sensor on a substrate for a read transducer is described. A read sensor stack is deposited on the substrate. A mask is provided on the on the read sensor stack. The mask has a pattern that covers a first portion of the read sensor stack corresponding to the ...

John M Heinz, James L McNaughton: System and method for load balancing network resources using a connection admission control engine. CenturyLink Intellectual Property, Patton Boggs, August 13, 2013: US08509082 (101 worldwide citation)

A system and method for load balancing network resources. Network performance information regarding data flow through a network is gathered using performance information packet data packets. The data flow is distributed through access points of the network using connection control admission control ...

Alexander Babinski, Orhan Beker, Duc T Phan, Donald Brunnett: Disk drive employing system inversion for tuning seek to settle servo loop. Western Digital Technologies, August 13, 2013: US08508881 (97 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed of operating a disk drive, the disk drive comprising a disk having a plurality of tracks, a head, and a closed loop servo system comprising a seek servo loop and a settle servo loop for actuating the head over the disk. The seek servo loop is used to seek the head toward a targ ...

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