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Electromagnetic contactor

Fuji Electric

Electromagnetic contactor

Hand-held applicator to clean teats of a milk-producing animal

Alpha Technology U.s.a.

Hand-held applicator to clean teats of a milk-producing animal

Hand-held applicator to clean teats of a milk-producing animal

Avaya

Agent rating prediction and routing


Date/App# patent app List of recent Contac-related patents
07/30/15
20150215464 
 Enhancing contact center calculations based on real-time speech analytics patent thumbnailnew patent Enhancing contact center calculations based on real-time speech analytics
System and method to calculate expected waiting time of a caller to a calling center, the method including: monitoring, by a monitor circuit, a content of a present communication session; estimating a point of progress of the monitored communication session; comparing the point of progress to a historical statistic; calculating, by a processor, a projection of a duration of a remainder of the present communication session; and providing, by a communication circuit, an expected waiting time (ewt) based upon the projection of the duration of the remainder of the present communication session. Embodiments may include a speech search process to record call progress.
Avaya Inc.


07/30/15
20150215463 
 Agent rating prediction and routing patent thumbnailnew patent Agent rating prediction and routing
An agent rating prediction and routing mechanism provided by a contact center communication system for work assignment optimization is described along with various methods and mechanisms for administering the same. The prediction system proposed herein analyzes past agent performance, agent attributes, contact attributes, and customer attributes to calculate an outcome value and to provide a performance prediction for use in work item routing to contact center resources..
Avaya Inc.


07/30/15
20150213984 
 Electromagnetic contactor patent thumbnailnew patent Electromagnetic contactor
An electromagnetic contactor includes a contact device including a pair of fixed contacts and a movable contact contacting to and separating from the pair of fixed contacts. The pair of fixed contacts includes support conductor portions supported with an upper surface of a contact housing case, and c-shaped portions each including an upper plate portion linked to an end portion of the support conductor portion, an intermediate plate portion extending downward from a side of the upper plate portion opposite to that of the other support conductor portion, and a lower plate portion extending from a lower end of the intermediate plate portion toward a side of the other support conductor portion and formed with a contact portion on an upper surface thereof.
Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.


07/30/15
20150213969 
 Electromagnetic contactor patent thumbnailnew patent Electromagnetic contactor
An electromagnetic contactor includes a contact device having a pair of fixed contacts disposed to maintain a predetermined distance and a movable contact disposed so as to contact to and detach from the pair of fixed contacts. An insulating cover, which covers the pair of fixed contacts except for contact portions that contact the movable contact and covers an inner surface of an insulating plate that fixes and holds the fixed contacts, is mounted on the pair of fixed contacts..
Fuji Electric Fa Components & Systems Co., Ltd.


07/30/15
20150212340 
 Assembly bonding patent thumbnailnew patent Assembly bonding
A contact lens having a thin silicon chip integrated therein is provided along with methods for assembling the silicon chip within the contact lens. In an aspect, a method includes creating a plurality of lens contact pads on a lens substrate and creating a plurality of chip contact pads on a chip.
Google Inc.


07/30/15
20150209819 
 Apparatus and  transporting contact lenses through dipping baths patent thumbnailnew patent Apparatus and transporting contact lenses through dipping baths
There is described an apparatus and method for transporting contact lenses through dipping baths (2, 3, 4) for e.g. Rinsing, extraction, coating or loading purposes.
Novartis Ag


07/30/15
20150209715 
 Method for producing a filter for the adsorption of volatile hydrocarbons patent thumbnailnew patent Method for producing a filter for the adsorption of volatile hydrocarbons
A system (10) and method for manufacturing ophthalmic devices, in particular contact lenses or intraocular lenses, the system comprising: at least one injection molding machine for manufacturing a cup bottom part (202) and cup top part (204) to form a cast mold, a cooling station (30), an injection assembly (120) arranged for injecting an amount of monomeric material into the cup bottom part, a curing assembly (130), a first optical inspection assembly (140) for determining at least one first optical cup part parameter, a second optical inspection assembly (150) for determining at least one optical combination parameter of the combination of the cured monomeric material formed into a lens and the cup part that bears the lens, and an electronic control (14) provided with a calculation module for determining at least one optical lens parameter of the lens on the basis of the cup part parameter and the combination parameter. Possibly, production parameters can be adjusted on the basis of trend changes of the lens parameters of produced lenses..
Helsatech Gmbh


07/30/15
20150209645 
 Athletic protective mouthpiece and lip shield apparatus patent thumbnailnew patent Athletic protective mouthpiece and lip shield apparatus
This invention is an athletic protective mouthpiece and lip shield apparatus used in contact sports and is designed to attach to a helmet's chin strap. The mouthpiece, air channel, and lip shield structures are particularly designed to comfortably protect both upper and lower jaw of the athlete while removing unwanted impact stress from the front teeth (incisors) and placing such stress to the stronger cuspid and molars regions of the athlete's dentures.

07/30/15
20150209466 
 Phospholipid compositions for contact lens care and preservation of pharmaceutical compositions patent thumbnailnew patent Phospholipid compositions for contact lens care and preservation of pharmaceutical compositions
The use of certain synthetic phospholipids to preserve pharmaceutical compositions from microbial contamination is described. The synthetic phospholipids have unique molecular arrangements wherein a phosphate group is linked to a quaternary ammonium functionality via a substituted-propenyl group, and the quaternary ammonium functionality is further linked to at least one long hydrocarbon chain.
Alcon Research, Ltd.


07/30/15
20150208605 
 Hand-held applicator to clean teats of a milk-producing animal patent thumbnailnew patent Hand-held applicator to clean teats of a milk-producing animal
The embodiments are directed to a hand-held applicator (126) for cleaning a teat of a milk-producing animal. The hand-held applicator comprises: a first housing having housing section (209) including a first end through which a disinfectant delivery line (140) extends or an electrical line (198) extends; and second housing (205) coupled to the housing section and having a sealed gear chamber (216) for supporting gears (186a, 186b and 186c) and bearings.
Alpha Technology U.s.a. Corporation


07/23/15
20150207938 

System and selecting agent in a contact center for improved call routing


An agent selection system for selecting agents during call routing in a contact center is provided. The agent selection system includes a data mining module to mine agent related data from preconfigured resources e.g., social networking sites.
Avaya Inc.


07/23/15
20150207937 

Systems and methods for multichannel routing of work items in a contact center


A multichannel routing system for multichannel routing administration is disclosed. The multichannel routing system includes a data mining module configured to gather a plurality of profiles of agents and a plurality of parameters associated with one or more incoming work items.
Avaya Inc.


07/23/15
20150207935 

Setup application for generating custom code


Contact centers often employ a number of in-memory processes as one means of providing fast and efficient data processing. In-memory processes produce messages for reports or as inputs to other processes.
Avaya, Inc.


07/23/15
20150207934 

Contact center recording service


A system and method for producing audio messages for use in a contact center. A customer may specify message content, and provide a voice specification, which may identify a preferred voice artist and other aspects of the audio message including the language, accent and tone of the message.
Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.


07/23/15
20150206685 

Electromagnetic contactor


An electromagnetic contactor includes a pair of fixed contact portions having a predetermined distance from each other; a movable contact including a pair of movable contact portions disposed facing the pair of fixed contact portions; a movable support body supporting a central portion of the movable contact in an extending direction of the movable contact; a housing receptacle formed from a non-conductive body, housing at least the pair of fixed contact portions and the movable contact; an electromagnet unit causing the movable support body to move back and forth to cause the movable contact portions to contact to and separate from the fixed contact portions; and sliding guides extending along a moving direction of the movable contact for moving the movable contact back and forth in the housing receptacle to regulate a turning displacement of the movable contact. The sliding guides are different from the housing receptacle..
Fuji Electric Fa Components & Systems Co., Ltd.


07/23/15
20150206684 

Electromagnetic contactor


An electromagnetic contactor includes a contact mechanism having a pair of fixed contacts disposed to maintain a predetermined interval in a longitudinal direction, and a movable contact disposed above the pair of fixed contacts, the movable contact contacting to and detaching from the pair of fixed contacts. Each of the pair of fixed contacts has a fixed contact portion, the movable contact extends in a longitudinal direction thereof and has a pair of movable contact portions contacting the pair of fixed contacts, and the movable contact is disposed so as to move in a vertical direction thereof on a connecting shaft fixed to a movable plunger and is pressed down by a biasing force of a contact spring in a downward direction thereof on a central portion of the movable contact in the longitudinal direction, the movable contact being held on the connecting shaft..
Fuji Electric Fa Components & Systems Co., Ltd.


07/23/15
20150206666 

Electromagnetic contactor


An electromagnetic contactor includes a fixed contact portion, a movable contact portion disposed facing the fixed contact portion to contact to and separate from the fixed contact portion, and an arc extinguishing receptacle forming an arc extinguishing chamber housing the fixed contact portion and movable contact portion. Among contact surfaces of the movable contact portion and fixed contact portion facing each other, at least an opposing distance between a contact end portion of the fixed contact portion and a contact end portion of the movable contact portion positioned in a moving direction of an arc generated when separating the movable contact portion from the fixed contact portion is set to increase with increasing proximity to end surfaces on contact end portion sides..
Fuji Electric Fa Components & Systems Co., Ltd.


07/23/15
20150206092 

Identification of multi-channel connections to predict estimated wait time


Contact centers handle contacts from any number of channels. One agent may be simultaneously handling several chats, emails, or other messages.
Avaya, Inc.


07/23/15
20150205987 

Method for enhancing stability of communication between a contactless card and a card reader


The invention discloses a method for enhancing stability of communication between a contactless card and a card reader, relating to communication field. In the method, the card reader initiates time-out timing and a receiver, waits for receiving data, when the time-out does not happen and sub-carrier wave is detected, the card reader stops time-out timing, receives data and determines whether there is frame error in the received data frame, if yes, discards the data frame and goes on time-out timing; otherwise, determines whether crc check and/or parity check of the data frame is correct, if the crc check and/or the parity check of the data frame are correct, determines whether there is other error in the data frame, if there is other error in the data frame, discards the data frame and goes on time-out timing; if there is not other error in the data frame, shuts down the receiver and sends the received data to a host; or if the crc check and/or the parity check of the data frame are not correct, determines whether length of the data frame is smaller than preset byte, if length of the data frame is smaller than preset byte, discards the data frame and goes on time-out timing; if length of the data frame is not smaller than preset byte, determines whether the data frame is integrate, if the data frame is integrate, shuts down the receiver; if the data frame is not integrate, discards the data frame and goes on time-out timing..
Feitian Technologies Co., Ltd.


07/23/15
20150205146 

Molded lens with nanofilaments and related methods


A method includes molding a lens, the lens including a front portion and a rear portion and an intermediate portion therebetween, the rear portion adapted to be disposed in the direction of the back of the eye, the front portion adapted to be disposed in the direction of the front of an eye, wherein molding the lens includes disposing conductive parallel nanofilaments on or within the lens. A molded contact lens includes a rear portion adapted to be disposed in the direction of the back of the eye, and a front portion that is adapted to be disposed in the direction of the front of the eye.
Innovega Inc.


07/23/15
20150205145 

Single microstructure lens, systems and methods


Systems and methods for providing enhanced image quality across a wide and extended range of foci encompass vision treatment techniques and ophthalmic lenses such as contact lenses and intraocular lenses (iols). Exemplary iol optics can include a circular surface structure which acts as a diffractive or phase shifting profile.
Amo Groningen B.v.


07/23/15
20150202651 

Recombinant spider silk protein film and synthesizing


Methods for forming useful films using recombinant spider silk protein are discussed. In one embodiment, the method involves dissolving silk protein in a sufficient quantity to form a film suspended in a solvent.
Utah State University


07/16/15
20150201077 

Computing suggested actions in caller agent phone calls by using real-time speech analytics and real-time desktop analytics


A method for generating a recommended action during a voice interaction in a contact center includes: analyzing in real time, on a computer system including a processor and memory storing instructions, audio data of the voice interaction; detecting, on the computer system, events from the audio data; identifying, on the computer system, a plurality of identified features corresponding to the detected events; supplying, on the computer system, the identified features to a statistical model; and identifying, on the computer system and using the statistical model and the identified features, the recommended action from a plurality of actions.. .
Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.


07/16/15
20150200239 

Organic light emitting diode display


An organic light emitting diode display includes: a substrate including a display area configured to display an image and a peripheral area surrounding the display area; a semiconductor layer at the display area on the substrate; a first gate insulating layer covering the semiconductor layer; a first gate wire on the first gate insulating layer; a second gate insulating layer covering the gate wire; a second gate wire on the second gate insulating layer; an interlayer insulating layer covering the second gate wire and having a contact hole, and a plurality of first dummy contact holes; a data wire on the interlayer insulating layer; a passivation layer covering the data wire; and an organic light emitting diode on the passivation layer and coupled to the data wire, wherein the data wire is coupled with the second gate wire through the contact hole in the interlayer insulating layer.. .
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.


07/16/15
20150196593 

Modulation of zinc levels to improve tissue properties


Methods of altering properties of tissues, by providing an effective modifying amount of zinc, which may be in the form of zinc ions. This is accomplished through the use of topical compositions containing one or more zinc-containing components such as salts and/or other zinc compounds or complexes, particularly zinc acetate.
Precision Dermatology, Inc.


07/16/15
20150196205 

Contactless cardiopulmonary signal estimation method and apparatus


A contactless cardiopulmonary signal estimation method and apparatus are provided. A cardiopulmonary signal estimation apparatus may estimate a cardiopulmonary signal of a user from a heartbeat signal and a respiratory signal of the user in response to movement of a chest based on a cardiopulmonary exercise of the user..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


07/09/15
20150195408 

Service request routing using passive skill certification


In a data processing system coupled for communication to a plurality of agent terminals, a message is received indicating that an agent associated with the agent terminal handled a service request utilizing a skill in which the agent is not indicated as certified by an agent database of the data processing system. In response to receipt of the message, the data processing system updates in the agent database an agent skill record indicative of an amount of utilization of the skill by the agent in handling service requests.
International Business Machines Corporation


07/09/15
20150195405 

Systems and methods for monitoring and prioritizing metrics with dynamic work issue reassignment


A metrics optimization system for managing key performance indicators (kpis) of a contact center is disclosed. The metrics optimization system includes a monitoring module configured to monitor the kpis of agents and work items.
Avaya Inc.


07/09/15
20150195404 

Systems and methods of managing competing business goals of a contact center


An optimization system for generating a visual representation of business goals in a contact center is disclosed. The optimization system includes a monitor module configured to monitor current status of the business goals of the contact center.
Avaya Inc.


07/09/15
20150190422 

Bi-functional co-polymer use for ophthalmic and other topical and local applications


The invention contemplates a copolymer which is a graft or block copolymer useful to change wettability and surface characteristics of biological surfaces. Methods for use of these formulations and coatings to change wettability and sterically stabilize, and lubricate biological surfaces in a subject, for example, in the treatment of dry eye syndrome, and to prevent adherence of unwanted proteins, for example in the treatment of contact lens intolerance, are provided..
Eyeon Particle Sciences Llc


07/02/15
20150189088 

System and customer experience management


A system and method for managing a customer's experience with a contact center that takes available data about the customer, the agents of the contact center, and the organization represented by the contact center, for identifying opportunities for additional conversations/interactions with the customer and engaging in those additional conversations/interactions at a time and with a resource predicted to maximize outcomes for the organization. A processor is configured to identify express and/or implied intents for an interaction between the customer and the contact center.
Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.


07/02/15
20150189085 

Customer portal of an intelligent automated agent for a contact center


A customer portal of an intelligent automated agent for a contact center is provided. The customer portal is configured to run on a processor coupled to a non-transitory storage device.
Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.


07/02/15
20150189084 

Emergency greeting override by system administrator or routing to contact center


The system of the present disclosure can determine that one or more of a selected person and communication device of the selected person has been or may be impacted by an emergency event and, in response, change one or more of the following: a greeting message provided to a contactor, a status of the selected person, and a communication event treatment of an inbound communication event from the contactor to the selected person and/or communication device to notify the contactor of an impact or potential impact of the emergency event on the selected person and/or communication device and/or service the inbound communication event notwithstanding the impact of the emergency event on the selected person and/or communication device.. .
Avaya Inc.


07/02/15
20150189074 

System and handling call recording failures for a contact center


A system and method for handling call recording failures for a contact center. A processor receives information on a first media controller currently assigned to a telephony call.
Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.


07/02/15
20150185501 

Lenses, devices, methods and systems for refractive error


The present disclosure is directed to lenses, devices, methods and/or systems for addressing refractive error. Certain embodiments are directed to changing or controlling the wavefront of the light entering a human eye.
Brien Holden Vision Institute


07/02/15
20150181990 

Ear protection device for athletes


This disclosure describes systems, methods, and apparatus for an earring safety device that can be clipped to an ear enveloping an earring so as to protect the ear and the wearer's head from the earring during fast-paced activities. The earring safety device can enable athletes, manufacturing workers, and others to participate in contact sports or dangerous craft without removing the earring, especially where sport or labor rules would otherwise preclude the athlete or worker from competing or working.

06/25/15
20150181040 

System and exposing customer availability to contact center agents


A system and method for establishing contact between a customer contact center agent and a customer based on customer availability information. A plurality of communication channels that may be used to communicate with the customer is monitored by the contact center.
Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.


06/25/15
20150181039 

Escalation detection and monitoring


Communications in a contact center may utilize one of a number of communications channels. Certain channels may operate at a lower cost or fewer resources while another channel is more secure and/or faster or otherwise better suited for a particular communication.
Avaya, Inc.


06/25/15
20150181038 

System and driving a virtual view of agents in a contact center


A system for driving a virtual view of agents of a contact center is provided. The system includes a monitoring module for monitoring and detecting a breach in threshold associated with at least one key performance indicator of at least one agent from a plurality of agents.
Avaya Inc.


06/25/15
20150179359 

Magnetic contactor


Disclosed is a magnetic contactor. The magnetic contactor includes a frame, a bobbin provided in the frame, and configured to include a hollow part, a movable core movably inserted into the hollow part in an axial direction, a yoke disposed at the outer surface of the bobbin to be separated from the coil and to face each other, and configured to act as a fixed core, and a manipulating circuit part disposed at the outer surface of the bobbin in parallel with a moving direction of the movable core to intersect the yoke.
Lsis Co., Ltd.


06/25/15
20150178686 

System for scheduling routing rules in a contact center based on forcasted and actual interaction load and staffing requirements


A system for scheduling resources and rules for routing includes a server connected to a network, a scheduling application executable from the server, and at least one programmable software agent for scheduling routing rules. The scheduling application receives statistics about forecast arrival rates for incoming interactions and current resource availability data and schedules resources and routing rules according to the forecast requirements the software agent propagating the portion of scheduling relative to the routing rules..
Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.


06/25/15
20150178660 

System and automated optimization of operations in a contact center


A skill finding system for automated administration of employee's skills in an enterprise is provided. The skill finding system includes a selection module configured to select at least one employee of the enterprise for skill mutation from an employee database.
Avaya Inc.


06/25/15
20150177422 

Molds for making contact lenses


The present invention general related to a reusable mold for making a contact lens comprises a first mold half having a first mold surface in contact with a polymerizable and/or crosslinkable silicone containing lens forming composition and a second mold half having a second mold surface in contact with the lens-forming composition, and the first mold half and the second mold half are configured to receive each other such that a cavity is formed between the first mold surface and the second mold surface. The cavity defines the shape of a contact lens to be molded.
Novartis Ag


06/25/15
20150177418 

Fluoro-containing ether monomer for fabricating contact lenses, contact lenses materials and contact lenses obtained therefrom


In formula (i), r10 is fluoroalkyl group (cxfyhz, wherein x is an integer of 2-20, y is an integer of 5-30, and y+z=2x−1), r11 is oxygen, nitrogen or sulfur; r12 is c1-c3 alkylene; n is an integer of 3-40.. .

06/25/15
20150175733 

Fluoro-containing ether monomer for fabricating contact lenses, contact lenses materials and contact lenses obtained therefrom


In formula (i), r10 is fluoroalkyl group (cxfyhz, wherein x is an integer of 2-20, y is an integer of 5-30, and y+z=2x+1), r11 is oxygen, nitrogen or sulfur; r12 is c1-c3 alkylene; n is an integer of 3-40.. .

06/25/15
20150174663 

Reusable castings molds


The invention is directed to a reusable mold for making a contact lens and the reusable mold has at least one of the mold halves is made from an oxide glass having a knoop hardness less than hk 350. The invention is also directed to a method for making an optical part by single point diamond turning an oxide glass having a knoop hardness hk less than 350..
Novartis Ag


06/25/15
20150173474 

Packaging for an active contact lens


An eye-mountable device, having an anterior convex side and a posterior concave side, is packaged in a container having a base and a wall. The wall extends from the base and defines an opening of the container.
Google Inc.


06/18/15
20150171008 

Integrated circuits with dummy contacts and methods for producing such integrated circuits


Integrated circuits with dummy contacts and methods for fabricating such integrated circuits are provided. The method includes forming an interlayer dielectric overlying an electronic component and a substrate, wherein the interlayer dielectric has an interlayer dielectric top surface.
Global Foundries Singapore Ptd. Ltd.


06/18/15
20150170152 

System and providing actionable input based on social media


A contact center system can receive messages from social media sites or centers. The messages may include a problem encountered by a customer.
Avaya Inc.


06/18/15
20150168605 

Nanostructured contact lenses and related ophthalmic materials


A bicontinuous microemulsion of water, a monomer, and a surfactant copolymerizable with the monomer is polymerized to form a polymeric material, the polymeric material comprising a polymer matrix defining interconnected pores. The polymeric material may additional comprise at least one photochromic agent and/or uv-absorbing agent.
Agency For Science, Technology And Research


06/18/15
20150168251 

Method and system of measuring toric lens axis angle


A method of measuring an axis angle of a toric contact lens including a posterior toric central zone having a cylindrical axis, and an anterior lens surface forming a ballast that has an axis of orientation offset from the cylindrical axis at a selected rotational angle is disclosed. The method involves (a) providing anterior and posterior mold sections including respective anterior and posterior mold cavity defining surfaces, wherein the posterior mold cavity defining surface includes a toric central zone and the anterior mold cavity defining surface is shaped to provide the ballast, the mold sections being alignable at multiple rotational positions; (b) providing a detectable feature on each of the anterior and posterior mold sections at a predetermined angular location with respect to the tonic and ballast axes thereof, respectively; (c) rotating the detectable feature of the posterior mold section relative to the detectable feature of the anterior mold section, wherein the detectable feature of the anterior mold section is a zero reference; and (d) measuring the axis angle between the detectable feature of the posterior mold section relative to the detectable feature of the anterior mold section after rotational displacement of the mold sections during toric contact lens formation..
Bausch & Lomb Incorporated


06/18/15
20150166205 

Silicone hydrogel lens with a crosslinked hydrophilic coating


The present invention generally relates to a cost-effective and time-efficient method for applying a crosslinked hydrophilic coating onto a silicone hydrogel contact lens to reduce its positively charged preservatives such as phmb uptake and to improve its hydrophilicity and lubricity.. .
Novartis Ag


06/18/15
20150165653 

Method for making contact lenses


The instant invention pertains to a method and a fluid composition for producing contact lenses with improved lens quality and with increased product yield. The method of the invention involves applying to a molding surface of the mold a layer of mold releasing agent selected from a group consisting of fatty amines of carbon chain length c18 or less and silicones bearing pendant substituted pyrrolidone groups solution to reduce an averaged mold separation force by at least about 50% in comparison with that without the releasing agent..
Novartis Ag


06/18/15
20150165217 

Implantable medical electrical lead connector assemblies and methods of manufacture


An implantable lead connector assembly includes contact rings, and a bulk of insulation, which includes sealing surfaces and a shank defining a distal end of the bulk. One or more conductor pins extend within the bulk and have distal ends protruding distally therefrom to be exposed alongside the shank; and an inner surface of each contact ring may have a proximal end of a corresponding conductor pin coupled thereto.
Medtronic, Inc.


06/18/15
20150165216 

Implantable medical electrical lead connectors, assemblies thereof, and methods of manufacture


An implantable lead connector assembly includes core and contact circuits held together and isolated from one another by insulation. The core circuit includes a conductive core and a conductor pin, which has a proximal end coupled to an outer surface of the core, and a distal end spaced outward from the outer surface and protruding distally from the insulation.
Medtronic, Inc.


06/18/15
20150164686 

Contact lens assembly and ophthalmic treatment apparatus comprising same


The present invention relates to a contact lens assembly and to an ophthalmic treatment apparatus comprising same. The contact lens assembly according to the present invention comprises: a housing arranged on the cornea of an eyeball so as to guide the treatment beam radiated onto the eyeball; and a reflection unit arranged inside the housing so as to radiate the treatment beam guided to the inside of the housing to a plurality of irradiation points along the outer circumferential direction of the eyeball around the pupil of the eyeball..
Lutronic Corporation


06/18/15
20150164321 

Contact lens for measuring intraocular pressure


An eye-mountable device for measuring an intraocular pressure is provided. The device may include a transparent polymeric material having a concave surface configured to be removably mounted over a corneal surface of an eye, an antenna, an expandable member, a sensor and control electronics at least partially embedded in the transparent polymeric material.
Google Inc.


06/11/15
20150163361 

Inbound contact center call disconnect buffer


A contact center is described along with various methods and mechanisms for administering the same. Methods are provided that detect a communications channel loss in a communication between a customer and a resource of a contact center.
Avaya, Inc.


06/11/15
20150163358 

Natural language processing (nlp) and natural language generation (nlg) based on user context for enhanced contact center communication


Contact centers may incorporate automated agents to respond to inquiries. The inquiries may solicit a substantive response, for example, by providing a time when the inquiry asks for the departure time for a flight.
Avaya, Inc.


06/11/15
20150163220 

Method for authenticating a user of a contactless chip card


A method is intended for authenticating a user of a contactless chip card by means of a contactless card reader. This method comprises the steps of: (i) using this contactless card reader for acquiring a first image of at least a part of the user hand that holds the card when it is presented to this contactless card reader, (ii) comparing this first image with a second image stored into this contactless chip card, this second image defining a reference image of at least this part of the user hand when it holds the contactless chip card, to determine if this first image is similar to this second image, and (iii) authenticating this user if this first image is effectively similar to this second image..
Gemalto Sa


06/11/15
20150160475 

Liquid crystal based contact lens


A liquid crystal based contact lens comprises a first substrate and a second substrate which are aligned-and-assembled, and a liquid crystal layer disposed between the first substrate and the second substrate, the first substrate comprises a first transparent flexible substrate base, and a first alignment film comprising first alignment grooves, the first alignment film is provided on the first transparent flexible substrate base, the first alignment grooves extend to the edge of the liquid crystal based contact lens in annular shapes with their geometric centers located at the center of the lens, the second substrate comprises a second transparent flexible substrate base, and a second alignment film comprising second alignment grooves, the second alignment grooves corresponds to the first alignment grooves, the second alignment film is provided on the second transparent flexible substrate base, the liquid crystal layer is disposed between the first alignment film and the second alignment film.. .
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.


06/11/15
20150158978 

Polymers for contact lenses


V. Hydrating the molded article..

06/11/15
20150157212 

Attachment for a contact lens and production a contact lens system


An attachment for a contact lens that comprises a first part provided to be held in position against an eye and a second part connected to the first part. The second part is for fixing the attachment to a contact lens.
Carl Zeiss Meditec Ag


06/04/15
20150156327 

Web-based, self-service outbound contact center utilizing speaker-independent interactive voice response and including enhanced ip telephony


Disclosed is an on demand, web-based, outbound contact center utilizing voice over ip (voip) and speaker-independent voice recognition which automatically captures contact responses to question events in a pre-recorded, interactive voice call, the call launched by a user via a broadcast comprising a call sequence created by the user via a call center user interface comprising event add and logic add wizards, the call sequence comprising event prompts based on a user-generated script comprising message events and question events, the event prompts in the group consisting of voice recordings and text-to-speech inputs.. .

06/04/15
20150153588 

Contact lens with spatially heterogenous surface patterns for improved lubricity


A surface patterned contact lens is composed of a silicon hydrogel and has one or more surface regions that are patterned with nano-scale roughness features, micro-wells, micro-protrusions, and/or micro-channels. The micro-wells, micro-protrusions, and/or micro-channels have depths and heights that are on nanometer dimensions.
Alcon Research, Ltd.


06/04/15
20150153482 

Amphiphilic polysiloxane prepolymers and uses thereof


The present invention provides an amphiphilic polysiloxane prepolymer which comprises hydrophilic monomeric units derived from at least one hydrophilic vinylic monomer, polysiloxane crosslinking units derived from at least one polysiloxane crosslinker having at least two terminal ethylenically-unsaturated groups, dangling polysiloxane chains each of which is terminated with one ethylenically unsaturated group, and chain-transfer units derived from a chain transfer agent other than a raft agent. A prepolymer of the invention is suitable for making hydrogel contact lenses.
Novartis Ag


06/04/15
20150151500 

Method for treating a contact lens mold


Disclosed in this specification is a method for treating a contact lens mold surface with ultraviolet light to increase the surface's wettability. Such molds are useful in manufacturing contact lenses by disposing a reaction mixture between a concave frontcurve mold and a convex basecurve mold prior to polymerization.
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.


06/04/15
20150150346 

Contact lens case


A contact lens case including a container main body provided with a housing recess for storing a contact lens and a liquid agent, and a lid that is connected to the container main body via a hinge in a freely openable and closable manner. A lens holding body is displaceably housed in the housing recess, and by connecting the lid and the lens holding body via a connecting member, the lens holding body can undergo rising and falling displacement following open and close action of the lid around the hinge.
Menicon Co., Ltd.


05/28/15
20150148711 

Method, system and use for therapeutic ultrasound


The described embodiments relate to methods, systems and uses for therapeutic ultrasound, and in particular, to methods, systems and uses for therapeutic ultrasound and contact lenses for treating or alleviating eye conditions. The described embodiments relate to methods, systems and uses that involve an ultrasound device configured for treatment of an eye condition and a contact lens protects ocular tissue of the eye and forms a chamber of air..

05/28/15
20150148650 

Ophthalmic lens with retinal vascularization monitoring system


The present invention relates to an ophthalmic device with a retinal vascularization monitoring system and associated methods. In some embodiments, the ophthalmic device can be a contact lens with a retinal vascularization monitoring system that can be used to monitor temporal changes of a pulsating vessel forming part of the retinal vascularization.
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.


05/28/15
20150148648 

Ophthalmic lens with intraocular pressure monitoring system


The present invention relates to an ophthalmic device with an intraocular pressure monitoring system and associated methods. In some embodiments, the ophthalmic device can be a contact lens with an intraocular pressure monitoring system that is not dependent on eye ball shape or change over time.
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.


05/28/15
20150147283 

Methods for limiting development of a skin wound


The present invention provides methods for limiting development of skin wounds, and also for treatment of one or more of erythemas, blisters, rashes, pruritis, contact dermatitis, psoriasis, eczema, acne, and athlete's foot.. .
University Of Southern California


05/28/15
20150146163 

Stabilization of contact lenses


Contact lens designs are provided with improved stabilization wherein the moments of momentum are balanced.. .
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.


05/28/15
20150146162 

Method and encapsulating a rigid insert in a contact lens for correcting vision in astigmatic patients


The present invention, as described above and as further defined by the claims below, provides methods for forming an ophthalmic lens that encapsulates a rigid insert, wherein the rigid insert may be tailored to correct specific astigmatic characteristics of an eye and apparatus for implementing such methods, as well as ophthalmic lenses formed with the rigid inserts.. .
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.


05/28/15
20150146160 

Contact lenses with improved oxygen transmission


Contact lenses may be designed with locally thinned regions to increase oxygen transmissibility to the eye. The locally thinned regions are preferably positioned outside of the optic zone and in the thicker peripheral zone.
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.


05/28/15
20150144850 

Metal oxide dispersion and uses thereof


The present invention provides a metal oxide dispersion comprises a metal oxide, a millbase and a dispersant. The dispersant in the metal oxide is selected from a group consisting of a phosphoric acid polyester copolymer, a trimethoxysilane compound, a triethoxysilanes compound, dimethylamino ethyl methacrylate (dmaema) and a combination thereof, and the dispersion is substantially free of water.
Novartis Ag


05/21/15
20150142933 

Self-configuring dynamic contact center


A self-configuring dynamic contact center including a plurality of resources, each resource associated with a set of attributes, a plurality of dynamic switches connected to the resources, a dynamic controller connected to the dynamic switches and configured to control the operation of the dynamic switches, and a routing engine connected to the dynamic controller. The routing engine is configured to utilize the dynamic controller and dynamic switches to determine the states of network paths between the dynamic switches, and is further configured to determine which of the resources are suitable to handle a contact based on requirements of the contact and the attributes of the resources, to determine which of the suitable resources is an optimal resource based on the requirements of the contact and the states of the network paths, and to utilize the dynamic controller and the dynamic switches to route the contact to the optimal resource..
Avaya Inc.


05/21/15
20150142527 

Architecture for a contact center with emulator driven self control loop


A contact center control loop system including a traffic generator module configured to produce simulated contact center traffic patterns, an aggregated historical data module configured to store and provide historical contact center data, and a contact center emulator configured to receive, as input, data representing the operational status of the contact center, the simulated traffic patterns from the traffic generator, and the historical data from the aggregated historical data module and to generate forecasts of contact center behavior based on such input.. .
Avaya Inc.


05/21/15
20150139508 

Method and storing and retrieving personal contact information


Method for a wearable device worn by a first user to generate or retrieve a personal contact record when encountering a second user is disclosed. The method of generating the personal contact record includes capturing a facial photograph of the second user and generating a face information; capturing a card photograph of a business card and performing ocr to obtain a card information; retrieving time and location information to obtain an encounter information; and generating the personal contact information.
Cywee Group Limited


05/21/15
20150139416 

Pseudo agent matching


Contact centers employ agents to provide services to customers. In particular, artificial agents are provided that have a rich background and continuing life with the realm of social media.
Avaya, Inc.


05/21/15
20150139415 

Aggregated multi-topic agent desktop


A dialog aggregator provided by a contact center communication system for text-based interaction chains is described along with various methods and mechanisms for administering the same. The dialog aggregator produces a summary, in real-time, of questions posed and existing answers in the interaction chain while identifying outstanding questions that have not been answered for display to an agent.
Avaya Inc.


05/21/15
20150139409 

Contact advocate


A contact center work assignment engine communication system hosts a multi-functional contact advocate to manage communications and history for customers, including the ability to report issues, provide updates, identify and solve problems, store history, interface with contact center components, including agents and experts, creating a proactive automatic assistant for contact center customers.. .
Avaya Inc.


05/21/15
20150138622 

Reducing condensation in dimmable window systems


An aircraft window mounting assembly having a pressure pane in abutting contact with an inner surface of an exterior pressure pane frame. A bezel is proximate a periphery of the pressure pane and defines an inner opening.
Gentex Corporation


05/21/15
20150138540 

Systems and methods for the inspection of contact lenses


An apparatus for inspecting lenses includes an inspection system including an open cuvette, a communicatively coupled ct measurement device, and a user interface communicatively coupled to the inspection system. According to one embodiment, the lens inspection system provides a single instrument for inspecting the quality of a lens, thereby minimizing the transference of the lens from one inspection component to another..
Menicon Singapore Pte Ltd.


05/21/15
20150138500 

Contact lenses having a reinforcing scaffold


Ophthalmic lenses for correcting refractive error of an eye are disclosed. Ophthalmic lenses include an inner optic portion having a scaffold between an anterior portion and a posterior portion.
Nexisvision, Inc.


05/21/15
20150137397 

Multilayer contact lens and production process therefor


A method for manufacturing a contact lens having a multilayer structure using a mold, includes: (a) charging a first polymerizing composition into a space formed by combining a first mold with a second mold, and polymerizing a first semi product having a thinner thickness and a smaller outer diameter than those of a contact lens immediately before being removed from the molds after all polymerizing processes; (b) opening the first and second molds; and (c) charging a second polymerizing composition into a space formed by combining a third mold with one of the first and second mold, the first semi product fixed onto the one of the first and second molds, and polymerizing the second polymerizing composition.. .
Menicon Nect Co., Ltd.


05/14/15
20150134540 

Systems and methods for facilitating a transaction using a virtual card on a mobile device


Systems and methods are provided for facilitating contactless payment using cloud-based wallet containing payment credentials (e.g. Visa, mastercard, american express) using a near field communication (nfc)-capable device and payment gateway servers.

05/14/15
20150134325 

Deep language attribute analysis


Contact centers may benefit from routing messages to agents who have similar, or complementary, attributes as the customer of the message. In a text message, certain message attributes provide artifacts that may be common to one particular customer attribute.



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