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Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc Couturier, Jean Luc Dubois, Xiaowei Miao, Cedric Fischmeister, Christian Bruneau, Pierre Dixneuf: Process for preparing saturated amino acids or saturated amino esters comprising a metathesis step. ARKEMA FRANCE, UNIVERSITE DE RENNES 1, CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE, Millen White Zelano & Branigan P C, August 4, 2015: US09096490 (1 worldwide citation)

The subject matter of the invention is a process for synthesizing a saturated long-chain α,ω-amino ester (acid) obtained in a first step by cross-metathesis between an acrylic first compound and a monounsaturated second compound comprising at least one nitrile, acid or ester trivalent function, one ...


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Vincent Le Chevalier
Joshua Richardson, Vincent Le Chevalier, Ashit Joshi, Dax Eckenberg, Rahul Ravindra Mutalik Desai, Brent S Tworetzky, Charles F Geiger: Document content reconstruction. Chegg, Fenwick & West, August 4, 2015: US09098471

A method, a storage medium and a system for document content reconstruction are provided in a digital content delivery and online education services platform to enable delivery of textbooks and other copyrighted material to multi-platform web browser applications. The method comprises ingesting a do ...


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Timothy Reddin, Liam Noel Kelleher, Alistair Coles, Aled Edwards: Persistent volume at an offset of a virtual block device of a storage server. Hewlett Packard Development Company, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, August 4, 2015: US09098325 (136 worldwide citation)

Example embodiments disclosed herein relate to a persistent volume at an offset of a virtual block device of a storage server. Example embodiments include requesting that a persistent volume be dissociated from a virtual block device in response to the termination of a virtual machine.


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Kyle P Moore, Frederick E Shelton IV, William B Weisenburgh II, Jerome R Morgan, Mark H Ransick, Eugene L Timperman: Detachable motor powered surgical instrument. Ethicon Endo Surgery, August 4, 2015: US09095339 (131 worldwide citation)

A detachable motor-powered surgical instrument. The instrument may include a housing that includes at least one engagement member for removably attaching the housing to an actuator arrangement. A motor is supported within the housing for supplying actuation motions to various portions of a surgical ...


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Marcel Blech: Microwave antenna including an antenna array including a plurality of antenna elements. Sony Corporation, Oblon McClelland Maier & Neustadt L, August 4, 2015: US09099787 (117 worldwide citation)

A microwave antenna comprises an antenna array comprising a plurality of antenna elements. An antenna element comprises a cover, a hollow waveguide formed within the cover for guiding microwave radiation at an operating frequency between a first open end portion and a second end portion arranged opp ...


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Robert E Holop, Anthony K McGrogan, Craig R Ramstad: Surgical system instrument sterile adapter. INTUITIVE SURGICAL OPERATIONS, August 4, 2015: US09096033 (110 worldwide citation)

A sterile adapter, a drape including the adapter, and a method of draping a manipulator arm are provided. In one embodiment, the sterile adapter includes a housing configured to receive a distal face of an instrument manipulator having a plurality of manipulator actuator outputs, and a membrane inte ...


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Kengo Akimoto, Tatsuya Honda, Norihito Sone: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof. Semiconductor Energy Laboratory, Husch Blackwell, August 4, 2015: US09099562 (86 worldwide citation)

An object is to provide a semiconductor device of which a manufacturing process is not complicated and by which cost can be suppressed, by forming a thin film transistor using an oxide semiconductor film typified by zinc oxide, and a manufacturing method thereof. For the semiconductor device, a gate ...


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Luis Ricardo Prada Gomez, Alejandro Kauffmann: User interface method. Google, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, August 4, 2015: US09096920 (77 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method includes detecting, at a wearable computing device, a first direction of a first stare, wherein the wearable computing device includes a head-mountable display unit, identifying a target based on the detected first direction, and based on a determination that a first ti ...


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Gil Rosen, Yaacov Ziv: Messaging system and method. TRIPLAY, Browdy and Neimark PLLC, August 4, 2015: US09100807 (68 worldwide citation)

A method of cross-platform messaging including receiving, by a messaging system, at least one initial message having a message format, an initial message layout and data indicative of at least one user associated with the at least one initial message, and before delivery to a destination communicati ...


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Gil Rosen, Yaacov Ziv: Messaging system and method. TRIPLAY, Browdy and Neimark PLLC, August 4, 2015: US09100806 (67 worldwide citation)

A method of cross-platform messaging including receiving, by a messaging system, at least one initial message having a message format, an initial message layout and data indicative of at least one user associated with the at least one initial message, and before delivery to a destination communicati ...