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Ofer Saban, Isaac Shapira: Radio-frequency integrated circuit (RFIC) chip(s) for providing distributed antenna system functionalities, and related components, systems, and methods. Corning Optical Communications Wireless, C Keith Montgomery, May 10, 2016: US09338823 (123 worldwide citation)

Radio-frequency (RF) integrated circuit (RFIC) chip(s) allow for the integration of multiple electronic circuits on a chip to provide distributed antenna system functionalities. RFIC chips are employed in central unit and remote unit components, reducing component cost and size, increasing performan ...


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Douglas M Pasko, Ashok N Srivastava, Hani Batla, Igor Kantor, Gurpreet Ubhi: Unmanned aerial vehicle flight path determination, optimization, and management. VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING, May 10, 2016: US09334052 (121 worldwide citation)

A device receives a request for a flight path from a first location to a second location in a region. The request includes component information associated with components of UAVs in a group. The device calculates a most efficient flight path from the first location to the second location based weat ...


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Christos Kyrtsos, Thomas Edward Pilutti, Alex Maurice Miller, Douglas Scott Rhode: Trailer length estimation in hitch angle applications. Ford Global Technologies, Raymond Coppiellie, Price Heneveld, May 10, 2016: US09335162 (63 worldwide citation)

A vehicle system for estimating a trailer length is disclosed. The system incorporates at least one sensor configured to measure a wheel steer angle and a trailer angle in communication with a processor. The processor is operable to determine a first length by a first computation method and determin ...


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Lauren S Weaner, Taylor W Aronhalt, Michael J Vendely, Emily A Schellin, Frederick E Shelton IV: Fastener cartridge assemblies. Ethicon Endo Surgery, May 10, 2016: US09332984 (62 worldwide citation)

A fastener cartridge assembly. The fastener cartridge assembly can comprise a fastener, a cartridge body, and a tissue thickness compensator. The fastener can comprise a base, a first leg extending from the base, and a second leg extending from the base. The cartridge body can comprise a fastener ca ...


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Richard L Leimbach, Mark D Overmyer, Shane R Adams, Brett E Swensgard: Control arrangements for a drive member of a surgical instrument. Ethicon Endo Surgery, May 10, 2016: US09332987 (59 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument is disclosed. The surgical instrument may be operated compensating for the effect of splay in flexible knife bands on transection length of a powered surgical instrument. The surgical instrument includes a processor and a memory. A relationship between articulation angle of an ...


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Cortney E Henderson, Taylor W Aronhalt, Chunlin Yang, Charles J Scheib, Venkataramanan Mandakolathur Vasudevan, Mark D Timmer, Richard W Timm, Tamara Widenhouse, Steven G Hall: Layered tissue thickness compensator. Ethicon Endo Surgery, May 10, 2016: US09332974 (56 worldwide citation)

A tissue thickness compensator may generally comprise a first layer comprising a first medicament, a second layer comprising a second medicament, and a third layer comprising a third medicament. The tissue thickness compensator may comprise a first layer comprising a first medicament, a second layer ...


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Massi E Kiani: Drug administration controller. MASIMO CORPORATION, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 10, 2016: US09333316 (36 worldwide citation)

A drug administration controller has a sensor that generates a sensor signal to a physiological measurement device, which measures a physiological parameter in response. A control output responsive to the physiological parameter or a metric derived from the physiological parameter causes a drug admi ...


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John Stanley: Vertically disposed HID lamp fixture. IP Holdings, J Douglas Wells, May 10, 2016: US09335038 (32 worldwide citation)

A vertically disposed HID lamp fixture for growing plants, which includes a housing having an interior, an exterior, a top hole, and a lower lip defining a light opening towards the plants, further including an inlet duct and outlet duct for the forced air cooling embodiment, a socket tower having a ...


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Joon Kui Ahn, Suck Chel Yang, Yun Jung Yi, Dong Youn Seo: Method for controlling uplink transmission power and wireless device using same. LG Electronics, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, May 10, 2016: US09337980 (25 worldwide citation)

Provided are a method for controlling uplink transmission power and a wireless device. The wireless device decides a first transmission power of a first uplink channel, which is transmitted through a first wireless resource from a first serving cell, and decides a second transmission power of a seco ...


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Assaf Natanzon: File replication. EMC Corporation, Krishnendu Gupta, Joseph D Angelo, May 10, 2016: US09336230 (24 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and computer program product for use in replication comprising intercepting an IO for a file at an application layer at the production site, determining if the file is being replicated, and based on a determination the file is being replicated, sending the IO to a first data recove ...