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Guoxiao Guo Guoxiao Guo
Richard K Wong, Sanghoon Chu, Guoxiao Guo, Jack M Chue, Carl E Barlow, Wei Guo, Michael Chang: Disk drive compensating for cycle slip of disk locked clock when reading mini-wedge. Western Digital Technologies, May 5, 2015: US09025269

A disk drive is disclosed comprising a head actuated over a disk comprising a plurality of servo tracks defined by full sectors and intervening short servo sectors, where each full servo sector comprises a preamble, a sync mark, and servo bursts, and each short servo sector comprises a reference pat ...


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Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc Dubois: Methods for the synthesis of fatty diacids by the metathesis of unsaturated diacids obtained by fermentation of natural fatty acids. Arkema France, Smith Gambrell & Russell, May 5, 2015: US09023626 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method for the synthesis of diacids of general formula ROOC—(CH2)n—(CH═CH)a—(CH2)mCOOR1 in which n and m are identical or different and each represent an integer such that their sum is between 6 and 15, a is an index of 0 or 1, and R and R1 are H or an alkyl radical with 1 ...


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Matthew J Chowaniec, Xingrui Chen, Michael A Zemlok: Quick connect assembly for use between surgical handle assembly and surgical accessories. Covidien, May 5, 2015: US09023014 (80 worldwide citation)

A hand-held electromechanical surgical device is provided and configured to selectively connect with a surgical accessory. The surgical device includes a device housing defining a connecting portion for selectively receiving a coupling assembly of the surgical accessory. The connecting portion inclu ...


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James Nahill, David M Wilz Sr: Symbol reading system having predictive diagnostics. Metrologic Instruments, Additon Higgins & Pendleton P A, May 5, 2015: US09022288 (68 worldwide citation)

A retail information network includes one or more POS scanning and checkout systems, each including (i) a bar code symbol reading subsystem, and (ii) a cash register computer subsystem interfaced with the bar code symbol reading subsystem and a network infrastructure, and each having access to produ ...


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Anchuan Wang, Xinglong Chen, Zihui Li, Hiroshi Hamana, Zhijun Chen, Ching Mei Hsu, Jiayin Huang, Nitin K Ingle, Dmitry Lubomirsky, Shankar Venkataraman, Randhir Thakur: Processing systems and methods for halide scavenging. Applied Materials, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, May 5, 2015: US09023732 (59 worldwide citation)

Systems, chambers, and processes are provided for controlling process defects caused by moisture contamination. The systems may provide configurations for chambers to perform multiple operations in a vacuum or controlled environment. The chambers may include configurations to provide additional proc ...


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Zhijun Chen, Jingchun Zhang, Ching Mei Hsu, Seung Park, Anchuan Wang, Nitin K Ingle: Radical-component oxide etch. Applied Materials, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, May 5, 2015: US09023734 (58 worldwide citation)

A method of etching exposed silicon oxide on patterned heterogeneous structures is described and includes a remote plasma etch formed from a fluorine-containing precursor. Plasma effluents from the remote plasma are flowed into a substrate processing region where the plasma effluents combine with a ...


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Ashar Aziz: Prospective client identification using malware attack detection. FireEye, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 5, 2015: US09027135 (56 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for prospective client identification using malware attack detection are provided. A malware device is identified. The entity with the responsibility for the malware device or a potentially compromised device in communication with the malware device is determined. A message is co ...


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Luis Ricardo Prada Gomez, Aaron Wheeler: Hand gestures to signify what is important. Google, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, May 5, 2015: US09024842 (48 worldwide citation)

In accordance with example embodiments, hand gestures can be used to provide user input to a wearable computing device, and in particular to identify, signify, or otherwise indicate what may be considered or classified as important or worthy of attention or notice. A wearable computing device, which ...


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Arshad Quadri, J Brent Ratz: Replacement heart valves, delivery devices and methods. CardiAQ Valve Technologies, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 5, 2015: US09023100 (44 worldwide citation)

A replacement heart valve and method of treating valve insufficiency includes an expandable frame configured to engage a native valve annulus. A valve body is coupled to the frame. The valve body can include a leaflet portion and possibly a skirt portion. A portion of the frame has a foreshortening ...


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Kartik Venkataraman, Semyon Nisenzon, Dan Lelescu: Systems and methods for decoding light field image files having depth and confidence maps. Pelican Imaging Corporation, KPPB, May 5, 2015: US09025894 (38 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments of the invention are configured to render images using light field image files containing an image synthesized from light field image data and metadata describing the image that includes a depth map. One embodiment of the invention includes a proces ...



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