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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 (69 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 (56 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 (54 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 (53 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 (51 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 (39 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 (38 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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Jayavel Pachamuthu, Johann Alsmeier, Raghuveer S Makala, Yao Sheng Lee: High aspect ratio memory hole channel contact formation. SanDisk Technologies, The Marbury Law Group PLLC, May 5, 2015: US09023719 (33 worldwide citation)

A method of fabricating a semiconductor device, such as a three-dimensional monolithic NAND memory string, includes etching a select gate electrode over a first gate insulating layer over a substrate to form an opening, forming a second gate insulating layer over the sidewalls of the opening, formin ...



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