1
James Kraemer Ph.D.
Samuel S Adams, Robert R Friedlander, John K Gerken III, James R Kraemer: Context-based search for a data store related to a graph node. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, March 18, 2014: US08676857 (74 worldwide citation)

A graph database storage system contains a graph database that has multiple graph nodes. A first pointer points from a particular graph node to a particular synthetic context event node in a synthetic context event database. A second pointer points from the particular synthetic context event node in ...


2
Purushotham Kola
Nan Xie, Arvind Srinivasamoorthy, Ravindran Sankaran, Annaji Garimella, Purushotham Kola, Thirupathi Reddy Annadi, Mark James Glenn Craig: Techniques for automated generation of deployment plans in an SOA development lifecycle. Oracle International Corporation, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, March 18, 2014: US08677309 (8 worldwide citation)

A framework (referred to herein as Application Integration Architecture, or AIA) that formalizes and orchestrates activities in an SOA development lifecycle. In one set of embodiments, AIA can capture development-related information in a shared data store and cause the information to flow in an auto ...


3
Somakumar R
Adnan Kutubuddin Bohori, James William Bray, Somakumar Ramachandrapanicker, Suma Memana Narayana Bhat: Contactless power transfer system and method. General Electric Company, Ann M Agosti, March 18, 2014: US08674550 (4 worldwide citation)

A contactless power transfer system is proposed. The system includes a first coil coupled to a power source and configured to produce a magnetic field. A second coil is configured to receive power from the first coil via the magnetic field. A field focusing element is disposed between the first coil ...


4
James Kraemer Ph.D.
Marcos Dias De Assuncao, James R Kraemer, Fernando Luiz Koch, Marco Aurelio Stelmar Netto: System, method and program product for local client device context-aware shared resource and service management. International Business Machines Corporation, Law Office of Charles W Peterson Jr, Louis J Percello Esq, March 18, 2014: US08676985 (3 worldwide citation)

A system context aware resource management, method of managing shared resources and services and a computer program product therefor. Client devices, e.g., handheld or mobile devices, request resources from provider computers, e.g., in a cloud environment. The provider computers provide cloud-based ...


5
James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, Richard Hennessy, James R Kraemer, Edward J Macko: Protecting sensitive data in a transmission. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, March 18, 2014: US08677154

A processor-implemented method, system, and/or computer program product protects sensitive data in a received transmission. A network interface receives a data transmission, which includes multiple units of data. Any sensitive data in the received data transmission is identified by the recipient acc ...


6
Longzhi Jiang
Longzhi Jiang, Clifford Ginfrida Jr, Neil Clarke, Weijun Shen, Ernst Wolfgang Stautner, Tao Zhang, Robbi McDonald: Superconducting magnet coil support with cooling and method for coil-cooling. General Electric Company, The Small Patent Law Group, Dean D Small, March 18, 2014: US08676282 (1 worldwide citation)

A superconducting magnet coil support with cooling and a method for coil cooling are provided. One superconducting coil support arrangement includes a superconducting coil and at least one support beam supporting the superconducting coil and defining a tank for storing a cooling fluid therein. The s ...


7
Karen Buechler
Alan W Weimer, Jaimee K Dahl, Allan A Lewandowski, Carl Bingham, Karen J Raska Buechler, Willy Grothe: Solar-thermal reaction processing. The Regents of the University of Colorado a body corporate, Alliance for Substainable Energy, Snell & Wilmer L, March 18, 2014: US08673035

In an embodiment, a method of conducting a high temperature chemical reaction that produces hydrogen or synthesis gas is described. The high temperature chemical reaction is conducted in a reactor having at least two reactor shells, including an inner shell and an outer shell. Heat absorbing particl ...


8
Durga Malladi
Durga P Malladi: Method and apparatus for providing uplink signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) estimation in a wireless communication system. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Eric Ho, March 18, 2014: US08676128

A method and apparatus for providing uplink signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) estimation in a wireless communication system. A first signal is received over a first channel and a second signal is received over a second channel, where the second signal is received at a higher signal power level than said f ...


9
Ernest Aranyi, Dwight Bronson, David Racenet: Apparatus for endoscopic procedures. Covidien, March 18, 2014: US08672206 (186 worldwide citation)

A surgical system has a jaw assembly including a plurality of fasteners, an anvil and a drive beam for pushing an actuation sled. A drive screw imparts motion to the drive beam. An elongated body is configured to connect with the jaw assembly. A drive link connects a flexible drive shaft to the driv ...


10
Christopher J Hess, William B Weisenburgh II, Carl J Shurtleff: Surgical stapling instrument having a releasable buttress material. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 18, 2014: US08672208 (183 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapler including an anvil, a staple cartridge, and a buttress material removably retained to the anvil and/or staple cartridge. In various embodiments, the staple cartridge can include at least one staple removably stored therein which can, when deployed, or fired, therefrom, contact the ...