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 (83 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 ...

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 (9 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 (2 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Ernest Aranyi, Dwight Bronson, David Racenet: Apparatus for endoscopic procedures. Covidien, March 18, 2014: US08672206 (206 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 ...

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 (196 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 ...