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Shankar M V
Ramachandran Gopi Chandran, Madras Venugopal Shankar, Venkatraman Sivaramakrishan, Hari Nadathur Seshadri: Borate phosphor materials for use in lighting applications. Lumination, Fay Sharpe, September 25, 2007: US07274045 (54 worldwide citation)


Boron containing phosphor compositions having the formulas (1) M3Ln2(BO3)4 doped with at least one activator selected from the group of Eu2+, Mn2+, Pb2+, Ce3+, Eu3+, Tb3+, and Bi3+ where M is at least one of Mg, Ca, Sr, Ba, or Zn, and Ln is at least one of Sc, Y, La, Gd, or Lu; (2) M2−xM′x(Al, Ga)2− ...


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Charles Szmanda
Yang Yang, Jianyong Ouyang, Charles R Szmanda: Memory devices based on electric field programmable films. The Regents of the University of California, Venable, Henry J Daley, September 25, 2007: US07274035 (19 worldwide citation)


A composition for the formation of an electric field programmable film, the composition comprising a matrix precursor composition or a dielectric matrix material, wherein the dielectric matrix material comprises an organic polymer and/or a inorganic oxide; and an electron donor and an electron accep ...


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Tammy Balzar
Hongxia Gao, Gary Douglas Williams, Patricia Ann Samolinski, Scott Allen Baum, Sara Marie Vermillion, Daphne Lynn VanBuren, Tammy Jo Balzar, Cynthia Watts Henderson: Adjustable sheet dispenser. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Scott A Baum, September 25, 2007: US07273156 (10 worldwide citation)


A dispenser for sheet materials includes a top portion, a bottom portion, and a restraining member preventing the top and bottom portion from separating. The top portion and the bottom portion can telescope to vary the dispenser's overall height. In one embodiment, by designing a dispenser having bo ...


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Eitan T Wiener, William T Donofrio, Richard F Schwemberger, Robert P Gill: Apparatus and method for alerting generator functions in an ultrasonic surgical system. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Verne E Kreger Jr, September 25, 2007: US07273483 (365 worldwide citation)


The present invention provides a system for surgery which includes an ultrasonic hand piece having a end-effector, a console having a digital signal processor (DSP) for controlling the hand piece, and a memory disposed in the end-effector. The generator console sends a drive current to drive the han ...


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Massl E Kiani, Mohamed Diab, Ammar Al Ali, Walter M Weber: Parameter compensated pulse oximeter. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 25, 2007: US07274955 (285 worldwide citation)


A monitor has a primary input responsive to a first property of a tissue site. An uncompensated measurement is determinable from the primary input. A parameter input is responsive to a second property associated with the tissue site, where the first property is dependent upon the second property. Th ...


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Craig Howard Miller: Optimized energy management system. Gridpoint, Banner & Witcoff, September 25, 2007: US07274975 (263 worldwide citation)


Methods and systems are provided for optimizing the control of energy supply and demand. An energy control unit includes one or more algorithms for scheduling the control of energy consumption devices on the basis of variables relating to forecast energy supply and demand. Devices for which energy c ...


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Ian A McCabe, Hamid Habibi, Desaraju V Varaprasad, Niall R Lynam: Mirror reflective element assembly. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, September 25, 2007: US07274501 (238 worldwide citation)


A mirror assembly for a vehicle includes a mirror element having at least one substrate that has a forward surface and a rearward surface. The mirror element comprises at least one substantially reflective metallic layer sandwiched between a respective pair of substantially transparent non-metallic ...


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Scott M Werndorfer, Kevin W Kurtz: System and method for managing contacts in an instant messaging environment. Cerulean Studios, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, September 25, 2007: US07275215 (180 worldwide citation)


A computer-implemented method is described for instant messaging comprising: categorizing two or more instant messaging contact names into a single meta contact; receiving a request to transmit an instant message directed to the meta contact; selecting one of the two or more instant messaging contac ...


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Clyde K Luttrell: Electrical utility communications and control system. Carina Technology, Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne P C, Angela Holt, September 25, 2007: US07274305 (167 worldwide citation)


A system for managing collection of data and remote operation of fielded remote units is disclosed. The remote units may be incorporated in automatic meter reading systems, capacitor bank switching systems, power line fault detection units, power recloser units, surveillance systems, railroad switch ...



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