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Jonathan Cohn: Wireless visualization interface for autonomous ground vehicle signal coverage. Amazon Technologies, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, February 16, 2016: US09260244 (122 worldwide citation)

A system for analyzing the network traffic health of an inventory management system that includes an autonomous vehicle and a plurality of access points. The autonomous vehicle interacts with access points in an inventory management system, and network traffic information related to network connecti ...


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Hanbyul Seo, Kijun Kim, Byounghoon Kim: Method and apparatus for inter-cell interference coordination for transmission point group. LG Electronics, Lee Hong Degerman Kang & Waimey, February 16, 2016: US09264204 (107 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a wireless communication system, and more specifically to a method and an apparatus for inter-cell interference coordination for a transmission point group. The method for carrying out an interference coordination in a wireless communication system according to one e ...


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Dongguk Lim, Hangyu Cho: Method for performing device-to-device communication in wireless access system and apparatus therefor. LG Electronics, Lee Hong Degerman Kang & Waimey, February 16, 2016: US09265078 (106 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method for performing device-to-device communication in a wireless access system that supports the device-to-device communication and an apparatus therefor. Specifically, the invention comprises the steps of: receiving, from a base station, device-to-device communica ...


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Erik Todeschini, Timothy Meier: Barcode reader with security features. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins & Pendleton P A, February 16, 2016: US09262633 (85 worldwide citation)

Indicia may include security threats that, when scanned by a barcode reader, may cause unwanted actions to be performed by a host device communicatively coupled to the barcode reader. To prevent these security threats from affecting the host device, security software running on a processor in the ba ...


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Giuseppe M Prisco: Passive preload and capstan drive for surgical instruments. Intuitive Surgical Operations, February 16, 2016: US09259274 (53 worldwide citation)

A robotic surgical system uses a passive preload system attached to a tendon that is wrapped around a capstan to control relaxed tension in the tendon. The passive preload system can employ a spring or other structure to apply tension to the tendon. The capstan can be driven by a motor when the tend ...


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Vinod R Purayath, Anchuan Wang, Nitin K Ingle: Dopant etch selectivity control. Applied Materials, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, February 16, 2016: US09263278 (49 worldwide citation)

Methods of etching two doped silicon portions at two different etch rates are described. An n-type silicon portion may be etched faster than a p-type silicon portion when both are exposed and present on the same substrate. The n-type silicon portion may be doped with phosphorus and the p-type silico ...


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Brian Momeyer, Kevin M Beckwith, Hui Ya L Nelson, Andre Gustavo P Schevciw, Louis Dominic Oliveira, Wade L Heimbigner, Babak Forutanpour: Force sensing touch screen. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Shirin Tefagh, Joseph Agusta, February 16, 2016: US09262002 (45 worldwide citation)

A computing device includes a touch screen display with a plurality of force sensors, each of which provides a signal in response to contact with the touch screen display. Using force signals from the plurality of force sensors, a characteristic of the contact is determined, such as the magnitude of ...


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Jacques Duparre: Capturing and processing of images including occlusions captured by heterogeneous camera arrays. Pelican Imaging Corporation, KPPB, February 16, 2016: US09264610 (43 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for implementing array cameras configured to perform super-resolution processing to generate higher resolution super-resolved images using a plurality of captured images and lens stack arrays that can be utilized in array cameras are disclosed. Lens stack arrays in accordance wit ...


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Errol Mark Rodda, Jacques Duparré: Array camera modules incorporating independently aligned lens stacks. Pelican Imaging Corporation, KPPB, February 16, 2016: US09264592 (34 worldwide citation)

Array cameras, and array camera modules incorporating independently aligned lens stacks are disclosed. Processes for manufacturing array camera modules including independently aligned lens stacks can include: forming at least one hole in at least one carrier; mounting the at least one carrier relati ...


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Sushant Paithane, Sai Vashisht: Detection efficacy of virtual machine-based analysis with application specific events. FireEye, Rutan & Tucker, William W Schaal, February 16, 2016: US09262635 (34 worldwide citation)

A computerized system and method is described for classifying objects as malicious by processing the objects in a virtual environment and monitoring behaviors during processing by one or more monitors. The monitors may monitor and record selected sets of process operations and capture associated pro ...