Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Fred Charles Thomas III, Walter A Gaspard: Data storage apparatus with a HDD and a removable solid state device. Hewlett Packard Development Company, September 3, 2013: US08527692 (1 worldwide citation)

A data storage apparatus includes a non-volatile hard disk drive platter, a coupling interface for removably receiving a non-volatile solid state device operable as a cache. The data storage apparatus also includes a communication line functionally connected to the hard disk drive platter and the co ...

Guoxiao Guo Guoxiao Guo
Wei Xi, Abhishek Dhanda, Guoxiao Guo, Jie Yu: Disk drive adjusting servo burst signals to compensate for radial velocity of the head. Western Digital Technologies, September 10, 2013: US08531798 (102 worldwide citation)

A disk drive is disclosed comprising a head actuated over a disk comprising a plurality of servo sectors that define a plurality of servo tracks, wherein the servo sectors comprise a plurality of servo bursts. A radial velocity of the head is detected relative to the servo tracks. At least two of th ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Ilyas Mohammed, Belgacem Haba, Wael Zohni, Philip R Osborn: Microelectronic packages having cavities for receiving microelectronic elements. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, September 24, 2013: US08541873

Packaged microelectronic elements are provided which include a dielectric element, a cavity, a plurality of chip contacts and a plurality of package contacts, and microelectronic elements having a plurality of bond pads connected to the chip contacts.

David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Jean Marc Rollin: Coaxial transmission line microstructure including an enlarged coaxial structure for transitioning to an electrical connector. Nuvotronics, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman P C, September 24, 2013: US08542079 (27 worldwide citation)

Provided are coaxial transmission line microstructures formed by a sequential build process, and methods of forming such microstructures. The microstructures include a transition structure for transitioning between the coaxial transmission line and an electrical connector. The microstructures have p ...


Somakumar R
Ajith Kumar, Somakumar Ramachandrapanicker, Paul Flynn, Arijit Banerjee, Rupam Mukherjee: Systems and methods for diagnosing an engine. General Electric Company, GE Global Patent Operation, John A Kramer, September 17, 2013: US08538626 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems are provided for an engine. A condition of the engine may be diagnosed based on a combustion torque profile of the engine estimated using signals from a generator operationally connected to the engine and/or other signals associated with the engine. Different types of degradation ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: Evaluating road conditions using a mobile vehicle. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, September 17, 2013: US08538667 (8 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method, system, and/or computer program product evaluates a real-time condition of a construct of a roadway. A processor receives a set of roadway vibration patterns from a mobile smart sensor that is mounted on a terrestrial vehicle as it travels along a roadway. This set of ...

Dr. Jill S. Becker
Roy Gerald Gordon, Jill S Becker, Dennis Hausmann: Vapor deposition of silicon dioxide nanolaminates. President and Fellows of Harvard College, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, September 17, 2013: US08536070

This invention relates to materials and processes for thin film deposition on solid substrates. Silica/alumina nanolaminates were deposited on heated substrates by the reaction of an aluminum-containing compound with a silanol. The nanolaminates have very uniform thickness and excellent step coverag ...

Sagy Pundak Mintz
Sagy P Mintz, Eric M Herz, Alexander D Deitz: Fractional pay-up tick for use in relation to trading strategies. Trading Technologies International, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, September 17, 2013: US08538855

A system and associated methods are provided for use of fractional pay-up ticks in relation to offset orders being sent for a trading strategy that involves trading a first tradeable object and at least a second tradeable object. According to one example method, when an indication is received that a ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, Robert R Friedlander, Richard Hennessy, James R Kraemer, William Philip Shaouy: Management of data on related websites. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, September 17, 2013: US08539360 (1 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method, system and computer program product of managing and sharing entries into a webpage are presented. The computer-implemented method receives an input to an input box located in a first webpage on a first network. This input is analyzed to determine its subject matter, an ...