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Bahman Qawami
Chang Robert C, Qawami Bahman, Sabet Sharghi Farshid: Unusable block management within a non-volatile memory system. Sandisk, May 12, 2004: EP1418502-A2 (37 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for tracking defective blocks such that at least some of the defective blocks may be readily identified and tested for usability when desirable are disclosed. According to one aspect of the present invention, a method for identifying spare blocks within a non-volatile memory in ...


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Ulrich Klostermann
Juergen Zimmer, Ulrich Klostermann, Christian Alof: Magnetoresistive sensor element for sensing a magnetic field. Infineon Technologies, Eschweiler & Associates, February 24, 2009: US07495434 (7 worldwide citation)

A magnetoresistive sensor element has a first magnetic layer structure, a second magnetic layer structure, and a barrier layer. The resistance R1 of the first magnetic layer structure, the resistance R2 of the second magnetic layer structure and resistance-area product RA define a characteristic len ...


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Craig Allen
Craig Allen Jarrard: Non-contacting position sensor using a rotating magnetic vector. CTS Corporation, Mark P Bourgeois, Daniel J Deneufbourg, June 22, 2010: US07741839 (5 worldwide citation)

A sensor for sensing the position of an object includes a magnet and a magnetic flux sensor. The magnet has dimensions that include a length, a width and a height. The magnet is adapted to generate a flux field. The flux field has a magnitude of flux and a flux direction. The flux direction changes ...


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Benjamin Mattes
Baohua Qi, Benjamin R Mattes: Multifunctional conducting polymer structures. Santa Fe Science and Technology, Samuel M Freund, Cochran Freund & Young, December 9, 2008: US07463040 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes the use of conducting polymers as sensors in distributed sensing systems, as sensors and operating elements in multifunctional devices, and for conducting-polymer based multifunctional sensing fabrics suitable for monitoring humidity, breath, heart rate, blood (locatio ...


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Yanning Song Yanning Song
Lampe Onnerud Christina M, Song Yanning, Chamberlain Ii Richard V, Onnerud Per: Control electronics for li-ion batteries. Boston Power, Lampe Onnerud Christina M, Song Yanning, Chamberlain Ii Richard V, Onnerud Per, PIERCE N Scott, January 25, 2007: WO/2007/011661 (3 worldwide citation)

A storage voltage of a battery pack is controlled with control electronics. The storage voltage of a battery pack is sensed, and a discharge mechanism is triggered if the storage voltage is within a predetermined range of voltage, to thereby adjust the storage voltage of the battery pack to below th ...


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Benjamin Mattes
Baohua Qi, Benjamin R Mattes: Multifunctional conducting polymer structures. Santa Fe Science and Technology, Samuel M Freund, Cochran Freund & Young, March 23, 2010: US07683643 (2 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes the use of conducting polymers as sensors in distributed sensing systems, as sensors and operating elements in multifunctional devices, and for conducting-polymer based multifunctional sensing fabrics suitable for monitoring humidity, breath, heart rate, blood (locatio ...


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Bahman Qawami
Chang Robert C, Qawami Bahman, Sabet Sharghi Farshid: Management for unworkable block in nonvolatile memory system. Sandisk, May 27, 2004: JP2004-152299 (2 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To use a block identified as a defective block but usable potentially as a spare block.SOLUTION: This invention includes a process for subjecting at least one physical block identified as a defective one inside a nonvolatile memory 124 to an inspection, in which it is determine ...


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Somakumar R
BANERJEE ARIJIT, RAMACHANDRAPANICKER SOMAKUMAR, SUN HAIYAN, SAMANTA SUBHRA, MALLAMPALLI SRINIVAS SATYA SAI: [en] Detecting insulation deterioration or ground faults in the winding of a synchronous machine. GEN ELECTRIC, January 30, 2013: GB2493280-A (1 worldwide citation)

[en] A method for monitoring a synchronous machine 110 includes injecting a narrowband sinusoidal signal at a first end 116A of a field winding 114 of the synchronous machine and monitoring a voltage at a second end 116B of the field winding with respect to ground. The method then identifies a reson ...


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Brian Goodall
Larry Funderburk Rhodes, Andrew Bell, Ramakrishna Ravikiran, John C Fondran, Saikumar Jayaraman, Brian Leslie Goodall, Richard A Mimna, John Henry Lipian: Polymerized cycloolefins using transition metal catalyst and end products thereof. Promerus, Bernard Berman, March 22, 2011: US07910674 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods for the addition polymerization of cycloolefins using a cationic Group 10 metal complex and a weakly coordinating anion of the formula: [(R′)zM(L′)x(L″)y]b[WCA]d wherein [(R′)zM(L′)x(L″)y] is a cation complex where M represents a Group 10 transition metal; R′ represents an anionic hydrocarby ...


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Bahman Qawami
Alan Chiou, Bahman Qawami, Farshid Sabet sharghi: Method of testing memory card operation. SanDisk Corporation, Vierra Magen Marcus & DeNiro, March 23, 2010: US07685478 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for testing operation of a memory card within an electronic host device. The system includes a flat flexible cable, or strip, for electrically coupling between the memory card slot in a host device and a test assembly. The test assembly may have a card slot for acce ...



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