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Kenneth V Buer, Mark J Miller, Christopher J Cronin: Access node farm for end-to-end beamforming. VIASAT, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, September 25, 2018: US10084532 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems are described for providing end-to-end beamforming. For example, end-to-end beamforming systems include end-to-end relays and ground networks to provide communications to user terminals located in user beam coverage areas. The ground segment can include geographically distributed ...


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Robert Schaftenaar: Telescoping dunnage rack. Diverse Global Industrial Solutions, Price Heneveld, September 25, 2018: US10081490 (1 worldwide citation)

An adjustable rack assembly includes a base frame defining an upper end and an open front side and an extension frame defining an upper end, a bottom end and an open front side. The extension frame is slidably mounted to the base frame. The assembly further includes an actuator coupled between the b ...


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Manu Kurian: Radio frequency identification activation. Bank of America Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, Michael A Springs, September 25, 2018: US10083387 (1 worldwide citation)

Radio frequency identification (RFID) enabled devices are presented. In some examples, a RFID tag may be arranged on the device and the device may further include a RFID tag mode modifier which is configured to transfer the mode or state of the RFID tag from a first mode, such as an inactive mode, t ...


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Bruce D Henniges, Richard F Huyser, Chris Philipp, Dennis Stratton: System and method for collecting medical waste that monitors the waste for objects that may have been inadvertantly discarded. STRYKER CORPORATION, Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC, September 25, 2018: US10083593 (1 worldwide citation)

A mobile cart that holds a bag for receiving solid waste generated during a medical or surgical procedure. The cart includes a sensor that monitors whether or not an object containing metal is placed in the bag. A processor monitors the signal output by the sensor. If the sensor signal indicates tha ...


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Bin Yang, Gengming Tao, Xia Li, Periannan Chidambaram: Compound semiconductor field effect transistor gate length scaling. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Seyfarth Shaw, September 25, 2018: US10084074 (1 worldwide citation)

A compound semiconductor transistor may include a channel layer. The compound semiconductor transistor may also include a dielectric layer on the channel layer. The compound semiconductor transistor may further include a gate. The gate may include a vertical base portion through the dielectric layer ...


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Keita Kasai, Mitsuru Tokiwa, Tadahiro Matori, Takahiro Ohmoto: Sensor bracket. Honda Motor, Westerman Hattori Daniels & Adrian, September 25, 2018: US10081310 (1 worldwide citation)

A sensor bracket includes a bracket on which a camera (a sensor) that detects a state around a vehicle is mounted, a flat spring that abuts against the camera in a direction that maintains a mounted state of the camera when the camera is mounted on the bracket, and a stopper restricting, in between ...


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Cheng Wei Cheng, Sanghoon Lee, Effendi Leobandung, Renee T Mo: CMOS with middle of line processing of III-V material on mandrel. International Business Machines Corporation, Harrington & Smith, Louis J Percello, September 25, 2018: US10083986 (1 worldwide citation)

A method includes forming first structures on a first portion of a silicon substrate and second structures on a second portion of the substrate; forming spacers on the first structures; forming dummy gates on the first and second structures; depositing a first interlayer dielectric on the dummy gate ...


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Ning Ge, Trudy Benjamin, Teck Khim Neo, Joseph M Torgerson, Neel Banerjee, George H Corrigan III: Ink level sensing. HEWLETT PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, HP Patent Department, September 25, 2018: US10082414 (1 worldwide citation)

In some examples, an ink level sensor includes a sense capacitor between a first node and ground, a first switch to couple a first voltage to the first node and charge the sense capacitor, a second switch to couple the first node with a second node and share the charge between the sense capacitor an ...


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Kojiro Yoshida: Air spring structure. SHOW A CORPORATION, Leason Ellis, September 25, 2018: US10081408 (1 worldwide citation)

An air spring structure has a first communication hole formed in a peripheral surface of a cylinder and a second communication hole formed in the peripheral surface at a position closer to an axle than the first communication hole. A piston has a sliding portion that comes into contact with an inner ...


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Aruna Zhamu, Bor Z Jang: Flexible and shape-conformal rope-shape supercapacitors. Nanotek Instruments, September 25, 2018: US10083799 (1 worldwide citation)

Provided is a rope-shaped supercapacitor having a first and second conductive porous electrode in a rod shape, where the pores are filled with an electrolyte and an electrode active material. The pores of the first electrode may contain activated carbon or isolated graphene sheets. A porous separato ...