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Christopher Kilcoin, Steve Miller, Terry Long: Systems and methods for parallel synthesis of compounds. Argonaut Technologies, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, February 20, 2001: US06190619 (114 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for synthesizing chemical compounds using a plurality reaction vessels. In particular, the present invention provides a synthesis apparatus capable of holding a plurality of reaction vessels for parallel synthesis of multiple discrete compounds or for combinatorial libraries of c ...


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Michael D Ries, Brian Austin, David L Evans, Steve Miller, Jeff Shea: Acetabular cup body prosthesis. Smith & Nephew, Garvey Smith Nehrbass & Doody L L C, March 9, 1999: US05879405 (72 worldwide citation)

An improved acetabular cup prosthesis has a cup body with inner convex and outer concave surfaces. The cup body has an apex and a base that defines a plane. The cup body outer convex surface has a curved annular portion between the base and the transition. In one embodiment, the outer convex surface ...


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Michael D Ries, Brian Austin, David L Evans, Steve Miller, Jeff Shea: Acetabular cup body prosthesis. Smith & Nephew, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, October 14, 1997: US05676704 (68 worldwide citation)

An improved acetabular cup prosthesis has a cup body with correspondingly shaped outer convex and inner concave surfaces. The cup body has an apex and a base that defines a plane. The cup body outer convex surface has first and second curved, shaped portions positioned in between the base and the ap ...


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Michael D Ries, Brian Austin, David L Evans, Steve Miller, Jeff Shea: Acetabular cup body prosthesis. Smith & Nephew, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, July 21, 1998: US05782928 (55 worldwide citation)

An improved acetabular cup prosthesis has a cup body with inner convex and outer concave surfaces. The cup body has an apex and a base that defines a plane. The cup body outer convex surface has a toroidally shaped portion between the base and the transition. In one embodiment, the outer convex surf ...


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Steve Miller: Emoticon keyboard. Westie Intellectual Properties Partnership, Jon A Gibbons, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, October 7, 2003: US06629793 (53 worldwide citation)

A keyboard system for generating emoticons and abbreviations, the system includes a keyboard including keys representing emoticons and keys representing abbreviations. The system further includes a keyboard processor in the keyboard, wherein the keyboard processor produces enhanced scan codes when k ...


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Steve Miller, Mark C Estes, Ken Mochel, David Rich: Data storage for an infusion pump system. Asante Solutions, Fish & Richardson P C, May 3, 2011: US07935105 (41 worldwide citation)

A pump system can include a pump device and a controller device removably attachable to the pump device. The controller device can be reusable, and one or more pump devices can be disconnected and reconnected to the controller device. As such, some pump usage data can be conveniently stored in the p ...


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Steve Miller: Mobile aircraft launcher. AAI Corporation, John B Shannon, Jeffri A Kaminski, Venable, October 1, 2002: US06457673 (39 worldwide citation)

A mobile aircraft launcher includes a towable, tiltable, wheeled trailer, a launch beam comprising a plurality of sections hinged to one another, an aircraft-engaging shuttle mounted on the launch beam, and a shuttle-moving drive arrangement mounted on the trailer. The launch beam is mounted on the ...


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Steve Miller, John W Sadler: User profile backup system for an infusion pump device. Asante Solutions, Fish & Richardson P C, October 4, 2011: US08032226 (25 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of an infusion pump system can include a controller device that communicates with a pump device, the pump device having a memory device. The controller device can be configured to record controller-related data, such as user profile data on the memory device of the pump device. This ...


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Roger Gower, John Kingery, J Cameron Guthrie, Kevin Frost, Steve Miller, Ken Uekert: Semiconductor thermal conditioning apparatus and method. Micro Component Technology, Merchant & Gould P C, October 19, 1999: US05966940 (25 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for thermally conditioning a semiconductor unit is provided which includes a surface plate for receiving the semiconductor unit thereon which is connected to a thermoelectric device and a closed loop heat exchanger. At least one temperature sensor is disposed adjacent the surface plate ...


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Jim Wasson, Steve Miller, Peter Wright, Daniel M Bernstein: Valve apparatus and method for distributing fluids. Argonaut Technologies, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, June 16, 1998: US05765591 (22 worldwide citation)

A valve apparatus (2) for selectively distributing the sequential passage of separate, organic fluids to a common receiver, such as a reaction vessel. The valve apparatus comprises a valve body member (16) having multiple openings (56) and a plurality of separate conduits (54) each communicating a f ...