Mark David Lowenthal, Jeffrey Baldridge: Ultra-thin printed LED layer removed from substrate. Nthdegree Technologies Worldwide, Patent Law Group, Brian D Ogonowksy, March 29, 2016: US09299887 (153 worldwide citation)

Ultra-thin flexible LED lamp layers are formed over a release layer on a substrate. The LED lamp layers include a first conductor layer overlying the release layer, an array of vertical light emitting diodes (VLEDs) printed over the first conductor layer, where the VLEDs have a bottom electrode elec ...

Joel M Andrews: Electronically steered weather radar. Garmin International, Samuel M Korte, Maxwell M Ali, March 29, 2016: US09297896 (136 worldwide citation)

An electronically steered weather radar system comprises a plurality of transmit/receive modules, a plurality of antenna modules, and a system signal processor. Each transmit/receive module may be configured to adjust a phase characteristic of a radio frequency (RF) signal to be transmitted and rece ...


Leonard Henry Grokop: Speaker equalization for mobile devices. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Muncy Geissler Olds & Lowe P C, March 29, 2016: US09300266 (74 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an apparatus and method for speaker equalization in a mobile device. In one embodiment, placement of a mobile device including a speaker is determined and speaker equalization is performed in accordance with the determined placement.

Frederick E Shelton IV, Chester O Baxter III: Surgical stapler anvil comprising a plurality of forming pockets. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 29, 2016: US09295464 (68 worldwide citation)

A fastener cartridge can comprise a support portion, a tissue thickness compensator positioned relative to the support portion, and a plurality of fasteners positioned within the support portion and/or the tissue thickness compensator which can be utilized to fasten tissue. In use, the fastener cart ...


John N Border: Eye imaging in head worn computing. Osterhout Group, GTC Law Group PC & Affiliates, March 29, 2016: US09298007 (60 worldwide citation)

Aspects of the present invention relate to methods and systems for imaging, recognizing, and tracking of a user's eye that is wearing a HWC. Aspects further relate to the processing of images reflected from the user's eye and controlling displayed content in accordance therewith.

John N Border, Robert Michael Lohse, Ralph F Osterhout, Edward H Nortrup: Secure sharing in head worn computing. Osterhout Group, GTC Law Group PC & Affiliates, March 29, 2016: US09299194 (60 worldwide citation)

Aspects of the present invention relate to communication technologies for securely sharing information in head worn computing.

Seung Park, Xikun Wang, Jie Liu, Anchuan Wang, Sang jin Kim: Gas-phase tungsten etch. Applied Materials, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, March 29, 2016: US09299575 (59 worldwide citation)

Methods of evenly etching tungsten liners from high aspect ratio trenches are described. The methods include a remote plasma etch using plasma effluents formed from a fluorine-containing precursor and a high flow of helium. Plasma effluents from the remote plasma are flowed into a substrate processi ...

Satoru Kobayashi, Soonam Park, Dmitry Lubomirsky, Hideo Sugai: Radial waveguide systems and methods for post-match control of microwaves. Applied Materials, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, March 29, 2016: US09299537 (56 worldwide citation)

A system provides post-match control of microwaves in a radial waveguide. The system includes the radial waveguide, and a signal generator that provides first and second microwave signals that have a common frequency. The signal generator adjusts a phase offset between the first and second signals i ...