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Yassir Abdul Hafiz, John Schmidt: Low noise optical housing. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, August 22, 2006: US07096054 (423 worldwide citation)

Aspects of the invention include an optical housing including a substrate having a reflective side and an absorbing side. The substrate has a generally planar base portion and a protruding cover portion. The cover portion defines a pocket on the absorbing side. The substrate has an open position whe ...


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Ammar Al Ali, Mohamed Kheir Diab, Ronald Coverston, Garrick Maurer, John Schmidt, Chris Schulz: Pulse oximetry sensor. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 9, 2007: US07280858 (414 worldwide citation)

A pulse oximetry sensor has an emitter adapted to transmit optical radiation of at least two wavelengths into a tissue site and a detector adapted to receive optical radiation from the emitter after tissue site absorption. A tape assembly is adapted to attach the emitter and detector to the tissue s ...


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Ammar Al Ali, John Schmidt, Kevin Forrest: Low noise oximetry cable including conductive cords. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 5, 2011: US07919713 (189 worldwide citation)

In an embodiment, one or more conductive cable cords are twisted with the sensitive signal carrying cables. The cords may advantageously comprise dummy wires, or very flexible hollow cables without an inner conductor. As the conductive cords do not carry and inner conductor, the conductive cords are ...


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Yassir Abdul Hafiz, Ammar Al Ali, Kevin Forrest, Eugene Mason, John Schmidt, Virginia Thanh Ta: Ear sensor. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 19, 2013: US08588880 (105 worldwide citation)

An ear sensor provides a sensor body having a base, legs extending from the base and an optical housing disposed at ends of the legs opposite the base. An optical assembly is disposed in the housing. The sensor body is flexed so as to position the housing over a concha site. The sensor body is unfle ...


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William Jack MacNeish III, Eugene E Mason, John Schmidt, Chad Cory Eichele: Reflective non-invasive sensor. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 29, 2014: US08712494 (91 worldwide citation)

Aspects of the present disclosure include a sensor emitter including a reflective cavity for re-directing light to a tissue site. By reflecting light towards the tissue site, the amount of light reaching the tissue site is increased. The increased light can improve parameter measurements taken by a ...


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Mark Bruce Majors, Benjamin John DeCorso, William Anthony Georger, Richard John Schmidt, Howard Martin Welch, Gregory Alan Zelazoski: Creped and/or apertured webs and process for producing the same. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Patrick C Wilson, Nicholas N Leach, James B Robinson, January 6, 1998: US05704101 (72 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a process and apparatus for aperturing, creping and optionally laminating webs such as, for example, films and fibrous nonwovens. The present invention is also directed to the resultant materials. The process for aperturing and creping webs utilizes a pattern rol ...


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Ammar Al Ali, John Schmidt, Kevin Forrest: Low noise oximetry cable including conductive cords. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 30, 2014: US08921699 (57 worldwide citation)

In an embodiment, one or more conductive cable cords are twisted with the sensitive signal carrying cables. The cords may advantageously comprise dummy wires, or very flexible hollow cables without an inner conductor. As the conductive cords do not carry and inner conductor, the conductive cords are ...


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John Schmidt: Reclosable film plastic bags and method of making same. Minigrip, Hill Van Santen Steadman Chiara & Simpson, September 22, 1981: US04290467 (56 worldwide citation)

A reclosable film plastic hang-up and/or identification pocket merchandise contents display bag has front and rear walls joined at sides and bottom and provides an openable top with complementary separable fastener profiles on the walls across the openable top with a fastener-opening front pull flan ...


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John Schmidt Jr, Avinash Aryamane: Method of making miniature plug-in fuses of different fuse ratings. Littelfuse, Wallenstein Spangenberg Hattis & Strampel, May 17, 1977: US04023264 (30 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for making a plug-in fuse assembly like that disclosed and claimed in U.S. Pat. No. 3,909,767, granted Sept. 30, 1975 for Miniature Plug-In Fuse and having different desired fuse ratings. The method comprises the steps of providing a blank of fuse metal which is initially provi ...


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Yassir Abdul Hafiz, Ammar Al Ali, Kevin Forrest, Eugene Mason, John Schmidt, Virginia Thanh Ta: Ear sensor. MASIMO CORPORATION, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 16, 2016: US09259185 (29 worldwide citation)

An ear sensor provides a sensor body having a base, legs extending from the base and an optical housing disposed at ends of the legs opposite the base. An optical assembly is disposed in the housing. The sensor body is flexed so as to position the housing over a concha site. The sensor body is unfle ...