FreshPatents.com Logo
Enter keywords:  

Track companies' patents here: Public Companies RSS Feeds | RSS Feed Home Page
Popular terms

[SEARCH]

Follow us on Twitter
twitter icon@FreshPatents

Web & Computing
Cloud Computing
Ecommerce
Search patents
Smartphone patents
Social Media patents
Video patents
Website patents
Web Server
Android patents
Copyright patents
Database patents
Programming patents
Wearable Computing
Webcam patents

Web Companies
Apple patents
Google patents
Adobe patents
Ebay patents
Oracle patents
Yahoo patents

[SEARCH]

Duc patents



      
           
This page is updated frequently with new Duc-related patent applications. Subscribe to the Duc RSS feed to automatically get the update: related Duc RSS feeds. RSS updates for this page: Duc RSS RSS


Integrated optical neural probe

Systems and methods of training an individual to custom fit golf equipment

Scan circuit, semiconductor device, and method for testing semiconductor device

Date/App# patent app List of recent Duc-related patents
07/17/14
20140201859
 Reversible genic male sterility in compositae patent thumbnailnew patent Reversible genic male sterility in compositae
The present invention relates to plants of the compositae family exhibiting a reversible genic male sterility trait, characterised in that the genic male sterility may be caused by a reduction or complete absence of endogenous jasmonic acid production, resulting from interference with one or more target genes involved in endogenous jasmonic acid production, selected from the group consisting of lipoxygenase, allene oxide synthase, allene oxide cyclase and 12-oxo-phytodienoic acid-10,11-reductase, or their functional homologues.. .
07/17/14
20140201775
 Audiovisual reproduction system patent thumbnailnew patent Audiovisual reproduction system
Audiovisual reproduction system including a central unit managing a sound control circuit, and a telecommunications modem connected to a distribution network controlled by a host server, through a multitask operating system created around a tools and services library, in which the operating system includes a function that adjusts the sound control circuit to couple volumes in the various areas in which the loudspeakers in the audiovisual reproduction system are used, this function being accessible through a management mode of the multitask operating system, the coupling maintaining the ratios between the various volumes in each area when the volume in one area is modified.. .
07/17/14
20140201753
 Scheduling mapreduce jobs in a cluster of dynamically available servers patent thumbnailnew patent Scheduling mapreduce jobs in a cluster of dynamically available servers
There is provided a method, a system and a computer program product for improving performance and fairness in sharing a cluster of dynamically available computing resources among multiple jobs. The system collects at least one parameter associated with availability of a plurality of computing resources.
07/17/14
20140201707
 Systems and methods for creating customized applications patent thumbnailnew patent Systems and methods for creating customized applications
Systems and methods for creating customized applications are provided. In particular, various embodiments of the present invention provide for systems and methods to create customized applications with user developed educational content (e.g., questions or games) around imported content.
07/17/14
20140201698
 Area efficient power switch patent thumbnailnew patent Area efficient power switch
A method of generating an area efficient power switch cell includes receiving, by a cell library design tool, a specification of a power switch circuit to be established as a power switch cell in a cell library. The cell library design tool also receives one or more attributes of the power switch cell including a height of the cell boundary and receiving, by the cell library design tool, a layout placement constraint requiring the power switch cell to be placed in a semiconductor layout so as to bridge two parallel rows of doped wells.
07/17/14
20140201697
 Determining overall optimal yield point for a semiconductor wafer patent thumbnailnew patent Determining overall optimal yield point for a semiconductor wafer
A computer determines a component optimal yield point for each component of the plurality of components, where the component optimal yield point represents the process parameter values where maximum yield is achieved for a component. The computer determines a weight factor for each component of the plurality of components, where the weight factor represents an importance of a component to the semiconductor device.
07/17/14
20140201691
 Layout decomposition method and method for manufacturing semiconductor device applying the same patent thumbnailnew patent Layout decomposition method and method for manufacturing semiconductor device applying the same
A layout decomposition method and a method for manufacturing a semiconductor device applying the same are provided. According to the layout decomposition method, a design layout is received by the logic processer of a computing system.
07/17/14
20140201593
 Efficient memory architecture for low density parity check decoding patent thumbnailnew patent Efficient memory architecture for low density parity check decoding
A low density parity check (ldpc) decoder integrated on a single semiconductor substrate may comprise one or more arrays of first-type memory cells and one or more arrays of second-type memory cells. The ldpc decoder may be configured to store intrinsic messages in the array of first-type cells and to store extrinsic messages in the array of second-type cells.
07/17/14
20140201582
 Scan circuit, semiconductor device, and method for testing semiconductor device patent thumbnailnew patent Scan circuit, semiconductor device, and method for testing semiconductor device
A semiconductor device includes: a combination circuit; and a scan circuit, wherein the scan circuit includes: a first scan chain in which a plurality of first flip-flops are connected in series; and a second scan chain in which a plurality of second flip-flops are connected in series. The first scan chain is configured to capture first output data of at least one of the first flip-flops of the second scan chain, and the second scan chain is configured to capture second output data of at least one of the second flip-flops of the first scan chain..
07/17/14
20140201504
 Functional unit capable of executing approximations of functions patent thumbnailnew patent Functional unit capable of executing approximations of functions
A semiconductor chip is described having a functional unit that can execute a first instruction and execute a second instruction. The first instruction is an instruction that multiplies two operands.
07/17/14
20140200866
new patent Method and system for establishing parametric model
A method for establishing a parametric model of a semiconductor process is provided. A first intermediate result is generated according to layout data and a non-parametric model of the semiconductor process.
07/17/14
20140200702
new patent Digital wireless data collection
The present disclosure provides an apparatus for fabricating a semiconductor device. The apparatus includes a portable device.
07/17/14
20140200645
new patent Sound processor interconnects, headpiece assemblies, and methods of making the same
An interconnect for connecting a sound processor to a headpiece and headpiece assemblies including the same. The interconnect comprises: a plug (236) including a center conductor (246), an outer conductor (242) and a crimp body (248); a coaxial cable (202) including a center conductor and an outer shield positioned over the crimp body (248); a ferrule (240) crimped to the crimp body with the outer shield there between; and a crimp pin (238) crimped to the cable center conductor and secured to the plug center conductor (246)..
07/17/14
20140200636
new patent Laser diode package
A laser package for use in a dermatological treatment device may include a conductive carrier, an insulation layer arranged over a first region of a first side of the conductive carrier, a semiconductor laser device mounted to a second region of the first side of the conductive carrier, and a conductive film secured to the semiconductor laser device and extending over at least a portion of the insulation layer, such that the conductive film is insulated from the conductive carrier by the insulation layer, and wherein a coefficient of thermal expansion of the semiconductor laser device differs from a coefficient of the conductive carrier to which it is mounted by more than 20%.. .
07/17/14
20140200568
new patent Method and apparatus for tissue ablation
Devices and methods for tissue ablation include injecting a conductive medium into a target tissue and then delivering an ablative agent to the conductive medium to ablate the target tissue. Optionally, the contents of the target tissue are removed using the ablation device prior to injection of the conductive medium.
07/17/14
20140200488
new patent Method of cooling ultrasound treatment apparatus and ultrasound treatment apparatus using the same
An ultrasound treatment apparatus includes a transducer configured to irradiate ultrasound waves onto an object, and a membrane disposed in an irradiation direction of the ultrasound waves and to form, with the transducer, a space in which a cooling fluid circulates. The apparatus further includes a first temperature sensor configured to measure a temperature of a skin of a patient contacting the membrane, and a second temperature sensor configured to measure a temperature of the transducer.
07/17/14
20140200465
new patent Monitoring left ventricle end diastolic pressure
Apparatus for remotely monitoring the left ventricle end diastolic pressure of a person includes an inflatable band for covering the artery of the person and applying a pre-determined pressure to the artery through the band. A pressure transducer in the inflatable band provides a pressure waveform signal representative of the pressure in the artery covered by the inflatable band.
07/17/14
20140200456
new patent Separable beamforming for ultrasound array
Ultrasonic imaging apparatus or techniques can include obtaining at least an approximation of samples of reflected ultrasonic energy and constructing a representation of an imaging plane within the tissue region. Such apparatus or techniques can include separately determining, for respective focusing locations respective first sums of at least approximated complex samples of reflected ultrasonic energy obtained via respective first lines of transducers, and separately determining, for the specified focusing location, a second sum of at least some the respective first sums of at least approximated complex samples of reflected ultrasonic energy, the second sum corresponding to a second line of transducers in the ultrasonic transducer array.
07/17/14
20140200438
new patent Intraluminal imaging system
The invention generally relates to devices and methods that allow an operator to obtain real-time images of a luminal surface prior to, during, and after an intraluminal procedure, including while an intraluminal tool is engaged with the luminal surface. In one embodiment, an imaging system of the invention includes a guidewire comprising a first imaging element and a catheter comprising a second imaging element and a lumen that is configured to slidably receive at least a portion of the guidewire within.
07/17/14
20140200434
new patent Vibrational photoacoustic tomography using raman laser
A method of noninvasively imaging tissue within a body includes irradiating the tissue using an imaging laser including a raman-based laser tuner, the radiation including a plurality of laser pulses, each having energy greater than 100 mj; receiving an acoustic signal generated by vibrational energy in the tissue, wherein the vibrational energy is a result of selective overtone excitation of molecules in the tissue by the radiation; and automatically converting the acoustic signal to an image representative of the tissue using a processor. An imaging system includes an imaging laser configured to irradiate tissue with a plurality of laser pulses using a raman-based laser tuner.
07/17/14
20140200431
new patent Integrated optical neural probe
In certain embodiments, a neural probe comprises a substrate comprising elongated shanks for penetrating neural tissue, each comprising a proximal end and a distal end; at least one optical source integral to the neural probe for illuminating the neural tissue; and microelectrodes located proximate the distal end of the elongated shanks for monitoring neuronal activity. In certain embodiments, a method of monitoring neuronal activity comprises implanting the neural probe into a test subject such that the elongated shanks protrude into neural tissue of the test subject; illuminating the neural tissue with the at least one optical source; and measuring neuronal activity in response to illuminating the neural tissue.
07/17/14
20140200418
new patent Methods and systems for acoustic data transmission
A method of communicating with an ingestible capsule includes detecting the location of the ingestible capsule, focusing a multi-sensor acoustic array on the ingestible capsule, and communicating an acoustic information exchange with the ingestible capsule via the multi-sensor acoustic array. The ingestible capsule includes a sensor that receives a stimulus inside the gastrointestinal tract of an animal, a bidirectional acoustic information communications module that transmits an acoustic information signal containing information from the sensor, and an acoustically transmissive encapsulation that substantially encloses the sensor and communications module, wherein the acoustically transmissive encapsulation is of ingestible size.
07/17/14
20140200411
new patent Conductive polymers and uses
Disclosed herein are activatable conductive compositions and methods of making and using activatable conductive compositions. In particular, activatable conductive monomers polymers are described and electrically conductive coatings that include activatable conductive polymers..
07/17/14
20140200259
new patent Rnai-mediated inhibition of select receptor tyrosine kinases for treatment of pathologic ocular neovascularization-related conditions
Rna interference is provided for inhibiton of expression of select receptor tyrosine kinase (rtk) targets in ocular neovascularization-related conditions, including those cellular changes resulting from the signal transduction activity of the select rtk targets that lead directly or indirectly to ocular nv, abnormal angiogenesis, retinal vascular permeability, retinal edema, diabetic retinopathy particularly proliferative diabetic retinopathy, diabetic macular edema, exudative age-related macular degeneration, sequela associated with retinal ischemia, and posterior segment neovascularization.. .
07/17/14
20140200247
new patent Novel compositions and processes for preparing 5-amino or substituted amino 1,2,3-triazoles and triazoles orotate formulations
New polymorphs of 5-amino or substituted amino 1,2,3-triazole and substituted derivatives thereof, of orotates of the carboxyamidotriazoles, of formulations of the triazoles and orotic acid in the ratio of 1:1 to 1:4 (base:acid) and of safer processes of the preparation of the same are disclosed. The compounds are useful in the control and treatment of diseases including, but not limited to solid cancers, macular degeneration, retinopathy, chronic myeloid leukemia, aids and diseases which rely on aberrant signal transduction.
07/17/14
20140200221
new patent Novel polymorphic forms of 3-(1--6-oxo-1,6-dihydro-pyridazin-3-yl)-benzonitrile hydrochloride salt and processes of manufacturing thereof
The present invention relates to 3-(1-{3-[5-(1-methyl-piperidin-4-ylmethoxy)-pyrimidin-2-yl]-benzyl}-6-oxo-1,6-dihydro-pyridazin-3-yl)-benzonitrile hydrochloride solvates and crystalline modifications thereof. The present invention further relates to processes of manufacturing these crystalline modifications as well as their use in the treatment and/or prophylaxis of physiological and/or pathophysiological conditions, which are caused, mediated and/or propagated by the inhibition, regulation and/or modulation of signal transduction of kinases, in particular by the inhibition of tyrosine kinases, e.g.
07/17/14
20140200187
new patent Cell-permeable peptide inhibitors of the jnk signal transduction pathway
The present invention refers to protein kinase inhibitors and more specifically to inhibitors of the protein kinase c-jun amino terminal kinase. Additionally, the present invention provides jnk inhibitor sequences, chimeric peptides, nucleic acids encoding same as well as pharmaceutical compositions for treating pathophysiologies associated with jnk signaling..
07/17/14
20140200109
new patent Planetary gear pump
A planetary gear pump comprising a central gear and a plurality of planet pairs provides a space efficient transducer between hydraulic and mechanical energy. When it is configured as a pump, a high flow rate is provided.
07/17/14
20140199948
new patent Single-ended high voltage input-capable comparator circuit
A single-ended comparator is disclosed herein. The comparator may be implemented with low-voltage semiconductor devices that are capable of operating with high-voltage signals at an input.
07/17/14
20140199909
new patent Silicone-organic resin composite laminate and manufacturing method thereof, and light-emitting semiconductor apparatus using the same
The invention provides a silicone-organic resin composite laminate comprises a laminate in which an organic resin layer containing an inorganic fiber cloth into which a thermosetting organic resin has been impregnated, and a silicone resin layer containing an inorganic fiber cloth into which a curable silicone resin has been impregnated, being laminated with each one or more layers, and metal foils laminated at an uppermost surface and a lowermost surface of the laminate. There can be provided a silicone-organic resin composite laminate which has low linear expansion, good thermal dimensional stability, excellent mechanical characteristics, and excellent heat resistance and light resistance, and is suitable as a mounting substrate for an led which corresponds to increase in luminance of the led mounted substrate..
07/17/14
20140199885
new patent Controlled-impedence cable termination using compliant interconnect elements
An apparatus for terminating a controlled-impedance cable using compliant electrical contacts to provide an interface to another device. The terminator includes a conductive ground block for securing the cable by its ground shield and providing a common ground.
07/17/14
20140199861
new patent Electrical press-fit pin for a semiconductor module
An electrical module includes a housing, at least one electrical component mounted within the housing and an electrical press-fit contact. The electrical press-fit contact is located in part within the housing and has a press fit portion and a stop portion at its distal end and a mounting portion at its proximal end.
07/17/14
20140199858
new patent Thermal processing by transmission of mid infra-red laser light through semiconductor substrate
Thermal processing is performed by transmission of mid infra-red laser light through a substrate such as a semiconductor substrate with a limited mid infra-red transmission range. The laser light is generated by a rare-earth-doped fiber laser and is directed through the substrate such that the transmitted power is capable of altering a target material at a back side region of the substrate, for example, on or spaced from the substrate.
07/17/14
20140199849
new patent Polysilicon over-etch using hydrogen diluted plasma for three-dimensional gate etch
Methods of polysilicon over-etch using hydrogen diluted plasma for three-dimensional gate etch are described. In an example, a method of forming a three-dimensional gate structure includes performing a main plasma etch on a masked polysilicon layer formed over a semiconductor fin.
07/17/14
20140199847
new patent Semiconductor device manufacturing method
According to one embodiment, a semiconductor device manufacturing method includes depositing a silicon film above a semiconductor substrate, forming an insulating film which includes silicon oxide or silicon nitride on the silicon film, forming a physical guide having a depressed portion above the insulating film, forming a directed self-assembly material layer which includes a first polymer and a second polymer in the depressed portion of the physical guide, phase-separating the directed self-assembly material layer into a first region which includes the first polymer and a second region which includes the second polymer, removing the second region, processing the insulating film by using the physical guide and the first region as masks, and transferring a pattern corresponding to the second region to the insulating film. Further, the silicon film is processed by using the pattern transferred onto the insulating film as a mask..
07/17/14
20140199846
new patent Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device is disclosed. The method may comprise: etching a plurality of first openings in an interlayer dielectric layer on a substrate; forming an opening modifying layer in the plurality of first openings; and etching the opening modifying layer until the substrate is exposed, resulting in a plurality of second openings, wherein the second openings have a depth-to-width ratio greater than that of the first openings.
07/17/14
20140199845
new patent Selective removal of gate structure sidewall(s) to facilitate sidewall spacer protection
Methods are provided for facilitating fabricating a semiconductor device by selectively etching a gate structure sidewall(s) to facilitate subsequent sidewall spacer isolation. The method includes, for instance: providing a gate structure with a protective layer(s) over the gate structure, the gate structure including one or more sidewalls; selectively removing a portion of the gate structure along at least one sidewall to partially undercut the protective layer(s); and forming a sidewall spacer(s) over the sidewall(s) of the gate structure, with a portion of the sidewall spacer at least partially filling the partial undercut of the protective layer(s), and residing below the protective layer(s).
07/17/14
20140199841
new patent Process for the manufacture of semiconductor devices comprising the chemical mechanical polishing of elemental germanium and/or si1-xgex material in the presence of a cmp composition having a ph value of 3.0 to 5.5
A process for the manufacture of semiconductor devices comprising the chemical mechanical polishing of elemental germanium and/or si1-xgex material with 0.1≦x<1 in the presence of a chemical mechanical polishing (cmp) composition having a ph value in the range of from 3.0 to 5.5 and comprising: (a) inorganic particles, organic particles, or a mixture or composite thereof (b) at least one type of an oxidizing agent, and (c) an aqueous medium.. .
07/17/14
20140199838
new patent Semiconductor device and method of forming through-silicon-via with sacrificial layer
A semiconductor device can be formed by first providing a semiconductor wafer, and forming a conductive via into the semiconductor wafer. A portion of the semiconductor wafer can be removed so that the conductive via extends above a surface of the semiconductor wafer.
07/17/14
20140199837
new patent Method of forming semiconductor structure having contact plug
A method of forming a semiconductor structure having at least a contact plug includes the following steps. At first, at least a transistor and an inter-layer dielectric (ild) layer are formed on a substrate, and the transistor includes a gate structure and two source/drain regions.
07/17/14
20140199834
new patent Hybrid conductor through-silicon-via for power distribution and signal transmission
A method of providing signal, power and ground through a through-silicon-via (tsv), and an integrated circuit chip having a tsv that simultaneously provides signal, power and ground. In one embodiment, the method comprises forming a tsv through a semiconductor substrate, including forming a via in the substrate; and forming a multitude of conductive bars in the via.
07/17/14
20140199831
new patent Semiconductor device and a method of manufacturing the same
For simplifying the dual-damascene formation steps of a multilevel cu interconnect, a formation step of an antireflective film below a photoresist film is omitted. Described specifically, an interlayer insulating film is dry etched with a photoresist film formed thereover as a mask, and interconnect trenches are formed by terminating etching at the surface of a stopper film formed in the interlayer insulating film.
07/17/14
20140199827
new patent Device and methods for small trench patterning
A semiconductor device and methods for small trench patterning are disclosed. The device includes a plurality of gate structures and sidewall spacers, and an etch buffer layer disposed over the sidewall spacers.
07/17/14
20140199826
new patent Manufacturing method for semiconductor device
A manufacturing method for a semiconductor device includes introducing an impurity into a sic substrate, forming a mixed material layer, which is made from a resin and a fibrous carbon material, on a surface of the sic material into which the impurity is introduced, performing heat treatment of the sic substrate in which the mixed material layer is formed on the surface of the sic substrate, and removing the mixed material layer after the heat treatment.. .
07/17/14
20140199823
new patent Method for manufacturing semiconductor device
An sot substrate (6), in which a silicon layer (5) is provided on a silicon substrate (3) via a silicon oxide film (4), is formed. Next, a plurality of semiconductor elements (8) is formed on a surface of the silicon layer (5).
07/17/14
20140199822
new patent Methods of forming semiconductor device structures including an insulative material on a semiconductive material, and related semiconductor device structures and semiconductor devices
A method of forming a semiconductor device structure. The method comprises forming an insulative material on a semiconductive material, and microwave annealing at least an interface between the insulative material and the semiconductive material.
07/17/14
20140199820
new patent Methods of forming a pattern and methods of manufacturing a semiconductor device using the same
A method of forming a pattern includes forming an underlayer on an etching target layer by a chemical vapor deposition (cvd) process, the underlayer including a silicon compound combined with a photoacid generator (pag), forming a photoresist layer on the underlayer, irradiating extreme ultraviolet (euv) light on the photoresist layer to form a photoresist pattern, and etching the etching target layer using the photoresist pattern as an etching mask.. .
07/17/14
20140199819
new patent Method of fabricating capacitor structure
A method of fabricating a capacitor structure includes the following steps. Firstly, a substrate is provided.
07/17/14
20140199817
new patent Method for manufacturing multi-gate transistor device
A method for manufacturing multi-gate transistor device includes providing a semiconductor substrate having a patterned semiconductor layer, a gate dielectric layer and a gate layer sequentially formed thereon, forming a multiple insulating layer sequentially having a first insulating layer and a second insulating layer and covering the patterned semiconductor layer and the gate layer, removing a portion of the multiple insulating layer to simultaneously form a first spacer around the gate layer and a second spacer around the patterned semiconductor layer, removing the second spacer to expose a portion of the first insulating layer covering the patterned semiconductor layer and simultaneously removing a portion of the first spacer to form a third spacer around the gate layer, and removing the exposed first insulating layer to expose the patterned semiconductor layer.. .
07/17/14
20140199815
new patent Methods of manufacturing a semiconductor device
A method of manufacturing a vertical type memory device includes stacking a first lower insulating layer, one layer of a lower sacrificial layer and a second lower insulating layer on a substrate, forming a stacking structure by stacking sacrificial layers and insulating layers, and etching an edge portion of the stacking structure to form a preliminary stepped shape pattern structure. The preliminary stepped shape pattern structure has a stepped shape edge portion.
07/17/14
20140199814
new patent Method of manufacture for a semiconductor device
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device includes providing a semiconductor layer of a first conductivity type and forming a semiconductor layer of a second conductivity type thereon. The method also includes forming an insulator layer on the semiconductor layer of the second conductivity type, etching a trench into at least the semiconductor layer of the second conductivity type, and forming a thermal oxide layer in the trench and on the semiconductor layer of the second conductivity type.
07/17/14
20140199810
new patent Methods for forming semiconductor devices using sacrificial layers
A fabricating method for a semiconductor device is provided. The fabricating method includes providing a first wafer, forming a sacrificial layer on the first wafer, forming a release layer on the sacrificial layer, forming an adhesive layer on the release layer, and placing a second wafer on the adhesive layer and bonding the first wafer to the second wafer..
07/17/14
20140199809
new patent Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
An object is to reduce to reduce variation in threshold voltage to stabilize electric characteristics of thin film transistors each using an oxide semiconductor layer. An object is to reduce an off current.
07/17/14
20140199807
new patent Thin film transistors formed by organic semiconductors using a hybrid patterning regime
The present disclosure describes a process strategy for forming bottom gate/bottom contact organic tfts in cmos technology by using a hybrid deposition/patterning regime. To this end, gate electrodes, gate dielectric materials and drain and source electrodes are formed on the basis of lithography processes, while the organic semiconductor materials are provided as the last layers by using a spatially selective printing process..
07/17/14
20140199804
new patent Semiconductor device having a bonding pad and shield structure and method of manufacturing the same
A method of fabricating a semiconductor device includes providing a device substrate having a front side and a back side corresponding to a front side and a back side of the semiconductor device, forming, on the front side of the device substrate, a metal feature, forming, on the back side of the device substrate, an insulating layer, forming, on the back side of the semiconductor device, a trench exposing the metal feature, forming a bonding pad in the trench in electrical communication with the metal feature, and forming, on the insulating layer, a metal shield, in which the metal shield and the bonding pad have different thicknesses relative to each other.. .
07/17/14
20140199803
new patent Solid state image pickup apparatus and method for manufacturing the same
When forming a hollow portion between each color filter, in order to realize the formation of the hollow portions with a narrower width, a plurality of light receiving portions are formed on the upper surface of a semiconductor substrate, a plurality of color filters corresponding to each of the light receiving portions are formed above the semiconductor substrate, a photoresist is formed on each color filter, side walls are formed on the side surfaces of the photoresist, and a hollow portion is formed between each color filter by performing etching using at least the side walls as a mask.. .
07/17/14
20140199802
new patent Manufacturing method of solid-state imaging apparatus
To realize simplification of a process of forming hollow portions in a solid-state imaging apparatus, a plurality of light receiving portions is formed on a semiconductor substrate, and color filter layers as hollow portion forming layers are formed above the semiconductor substrate (fig. 1a).
07/17/14
20140199801
new patent Manufacturing method of solid-state imaging apparatus
A color filter 5 is formed above a semiconductor substrate sb, in an area above a predetermined light receiving portion among a plurality of light receiving portions 1. A sacrificial layer 8 is formed on upper and side of the first color filter 5.
07/17/14
20140199798
new patent Quantum cascade laser manufacturing method
A quantum cascade laser manufacturing method includes: a step of pressing a mother stamper against a resin film having flexibility to make a resin stamper 201 having a second groove pattern p2; a step of making a wafer with an active layer formed on a semiconductor substrate; a step of forming a resist film 304 on a surface on the active layer side of the wafer; a step of pressing the resin stamper against the resist film 304 by air pressure to form a third groove pattern p3 on the resist film 304; and a step of etching the wafer with the resist film 304 serving as a mask to form a diffraction grating on a surface of the wafer.. .
07/17/14
20140199796
new patent Semiconductor light emitting device and method of manufacturing the same
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor light emitting device includes forming a plurality of semiconductor light emitting devices on a substrate, the semiconductor light emitting devices having at least one electrode pad formed on upper surfaces thereof; forming a conductive bump by forming a bump core on the electrode pad of each of the semiconductor light emitting devices and forming a reflective bump layer enclosing the bump core; forming a resin encapsulating part containing a phosphor on the plurality of semiconductor light emitting devices to encompass the conductive bump; polishing the resin encapsulating part to expose the bump core of the conductive bump to an upper surface of the resin encapsulating part; and forming individual semiconductor light emitting devices by cutting the resin encapsulating part between the semiconductor light emitting devices.. .
07/17/14
20140199795
new patent Sealing member, sealing method, and method for producing optical semiconductor device
A sealing member includes an elongated releasing film, and a plurality of sealing resin layers composed of a sealing resin, the plurality of sealing resin layers being laminated on the releasing film so that the plurality of sealing resin layers are arranged in a row along the longitudinal direction of the releasing film with a space provided therebetween.. .
07/17/14
20140199794
new patent Organic light emitting diode display and method for manufacturing the same
An organic light emitting diode (oled) display and a manufacturing method thereof, the oled display includes: a substrate main body; a polycrystalline silicon layer pattern including a polycrystalline active layer formed on the substrate main body and a first capacitor electrode; a gate insulating layer pattern formed on the polycrystalline silicon layer pattern; a first conductive layer pattern including a gate electrode and a second capacitor electrode that are formed on the gate insulating layer pattern; an interlayer insulating layer pattern formed on the first conductive layer pattern; and a second conductive layer pattern including a source electrode, a drain electrode and a pixel electrode that are formed on the interlayer insulating layer pattern. The gate insulating layer pattern is patterned at a same time with any one of the polycrystalline silicon layer pattern and the first conductive layer pattern..
07/17/14
20140199793
new patent Semiconductor device and a method of manufacturing the same
A semiconductor device is manufactured by forming at least one epitaxial structure over a substrate. A portion of the substrate is cut and lifted to expose a partial surface of the epitaxial structure.
07/17/14
20140199789
new patent Fabricating method of customized mask and fabricating method of semiconductor device using customized mask
A fabricating method of a customized mask includes forming first patterns in a mold structure, forming second patterns in the mold structure using initial masks, the mold structure having the first patterns formed therein, measuring overlap failure between the first patterns and the second patterns, and fabricating customized masks by compensating for pattern positions of the initial masks based on the measuring results, wherein compensating for the pattern positions of the initial masks includes shifting positions of at least some patterns of the initial masks according to shift directions and sizes of at least some of the first patterns.. .
07/17/14
20140199787
new patent Semiconductor mask blanks with a compatible stop layer
Provided is a method for creating a mask blank that includes a stop layer. The stop layer is optically compatible and process compatible with other layers included as part of the mask blanks.
07/17/14
20140199785
new patent Multizone control of lamps in a conical lamphead using pyrometers
A method and apparatus for processing a semiconductor substrate is described. The apparatus is a process chamber having an optically transparent upper dome and lower dome.
07/17/14
20140199784
new patent Method and apparatus for making a semiconductor device
Disclosed is an apparatus and method for yield enhancement of making a semiconductor device. The apparatus for yield enhancement of making a semiconductor device comprises: a semiconductor device comprising an epitaxial layer in which a defect is included, and a photo-resistor on the epitaxial layer and covering the defect; an image recognition system to detect and identify a location of the defect; and an exposing module comprising a first light source to expose a part of the photo-resistor substantially corresponding to the detected defect identified by the image recognition system..
07/17/14
20140199771
new patent Method and apparatus for analysis and selective catalytic reduction of nox-containing gas streams
An apparatus and method for measuring and controlling the nox and ammonia slip content of a nox-containing gas stream such as, for example, a combustion engine exhaust stream discharged from a selective catalytic reduction (scr) system. The apparatus includes an analyzer container which preferably has an ammonia slip catalyst element and a pair of automotive type nox sensors positioned therein.
07/17/14
20140199757
new patent Atomic layer deposition inverted passivated surface acoustic wave sensor for early detection of biofilm growth
A surface acoustic wave (saw) biofilm sensor includes a transmitting electric to acoustic wave transducer defining an upper surface and a lower surface, a receiving acoustic wave to electric transducer defining an upper surface and a lower surface, a piezoelectric film layer defining an upper surface and a lower surface, and a passivation film layer defining an upper surface and a lower surface. Portions of the lower surface of the piezoelectric film layer are disposed on the upper surface of the transmitting electric to acoustic wave transducer and on the upper surface of the receiving acoustic wave to electric transducer, and the lower surface of the passivation film layer is disposed on the upper surface of the piezoelectric film layer such that the upper surface of the passivation film layer is configured to enable contact with a biofilm..
07/17/14
20140199732
new patent D-psicose 3-epimerase mutant with improved thermal stability, and continuous production of d-psicose using same
The present invention relates to a d-psicose 3-epimerase variant with improved thermostability by substituting an amino acid at a specific position of an amino acid sequence of a wild type d-psicose 3-epimerase. Further, the present invention provides a recombinant expression vector including a gene of the d-psicose 3-epimerase variant, and a recombinant strain transformed with the recombinant expression vector.
07/17/14
20140199675
new patent Social network based education infrastructure and methods of implementing and using social network based education infrastructures
A method for enabling users to offer educational support in response to a designation of instructor identifier (id) tags associated with network accessible learning documents. The method comprises selecting by a first user using a first client terminal a network accessible learning document, associating an instructor id tag indicative of the first user with the network accessible learning document, instructing a presentation of the instructor id tag in association with the presentation of the network accessible learning document to a second user accessing the network accessible learning document via a second client terminal, identifying a user selection designating the instructor id tag and made by the second user, and establishing a tutorial session which is based on an interactive communication connection between the first user and the second user..
07/17/14
20140199671
new patent Classroom management and educational system and method
A classroom management and educational system and method, including accessing a database including a plurality of student behavior accounts, authenticating an authorized administrative user, accepting one or more modifications by the authorized administrative user to a selected student behavior account selected from the plurality of student behavior accounts, authenticating an authorized student user, accepting one or more operations by the authorized student user, modifying a student behavior account associated with the authorized student user in the database based on the one or more operations, and generating a plurality of conduct reports based on a plurality of purchased conduct grades. The one or modifications are selected from crediting the selected student behavior account and billing the selected student behavior account.
07/17/14
20140199669
new patent Systems and methods of training an individual to custom fit golf equipment
The present disclosure relates generally to training an individual for custom golf equipment fitting, and more particularly, to an education platform to train individuals to custom fit golf equipment.. .
07/17/14
20140199628
new patent Lithographic material stack including a metal-compound hard mask
A lithographic material stack including a metal-compound hard mask layer is provided. The lithographic material stack includes a lower organic planarizing layer (opl), a dielectric hard mask layer, and the metal-compound hard mask layer, an upper opl, an optional anti-reflective coating (arc) layer, and a photoresist layer.
07/17/14
20140199620
new patent Electrophotographic photoconductor, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
An electrophotographic photoconductor, including: an electroconductive substrate; and at least a photoconductive layer and a surface layer in this order over the electroconductive substrate, wherein the surface layer includes a resin having no charge transport properties, and first inorganic fine particles, and wherein the first inorganic fine particles are inorganic fine particles having surfaces modified with at least one of a primary amino group and a secondary amino group, and a volume resistivity of the first inorganic fine particles is 1×108 Ω·cm or less.. .
07/17/14
20140199603
new patent Biological fuel cell and methods
A fuel cell has an anode and a cathode with anode enzyme disposed on the anode and cathode enzyme is disposed on the cathode. The anode is configured and arranged to electrooxidize an anode reductant in the presence of the anode enzyme.
07/17/14
20140199597
new patent Semiconductor structures having a micro-battery and methods for making the same
The present disclosure provides an embodiment of an integrated structure that includes a first electrode of a first conductive material embedded in a first semiconductor substrate; a second electrode of a second conductive material embedded in a second semiconductor substrate; and a electrolyte disposed between the first and second electrodes. The first and second semiconductor substrates are bonded together through bonding pads such that the first and second electrodes are enclosed between the first and second semiconductor substrates.
07/17/14
20140199589
new patent Electric storage device and manufacturing method thereof
Provided is an electric storage device including: a first electrode plate, a second electrode plate having a polarity opposite to that of the first electrode plate, and a separator interposed between the first electrode plate and the second electrode plate, wherein the first electrode plate includes a current collector, a conductive layer laminated onto the current collector, and a mixture layer laminated onto the conductive layer, the mixture layer contains a binder and primary particles of an active material as its constituents, and the primary particles as a constituent of the mixture layer are partially retained in the conductive layer.. .
07/17/14
20140199578
new patent Flexible alkaline battery
This invention presents the development of flexible battery especially primary and secondary alkaline batteries. Nano carbons, in particularly carbon nanotubes are implemented in conductive polymers to develop flexible electrodes.
07/17/14
20140199547
new patent Semiconductive polymer composition
The invention relates to a crosslinkable semiconductive polymer composition comprising (a) a polyolefin, carbon black and a compound (b), to a cable, preferably to a crosslinkable comprising the polymer composition, to a production thereof, and preferably to a crosslinked cable comprising the polymer composition of the invention.. .
07/17/14
20140199539
new patent Composite plated film and laminated film
It is provided a steel with composite plating film providing rust prevention over a long time period and a method of manufacturing thereof. A composite plating film 24 is formed on a metal material 21.
07/17/14
20140199463
new patent Method for producing a soluble cocoa product from cocoa powder
The present invention relates to a method for producing a soluble cocoa product from cocoa powder. The present invention further relates to cocoa products obtained by the present method and uses thereof.
07/17/14
20140199420
new patent Uses of toona sinensis extract
The present invention is related to a toona sinensis extract for antibacterial. The toona sinensis extract has the ability to inhibit growth or reproduction of bacteria and also to prevent corruption, color change and acidification of foods.
07/17/14
20140199412
new patent Treating inflammation with a binding system
The teachings provided herein generally relate to site-activated binding systems that selectively increase the bioactivity of phenolic compounds at target sites. More particularly, the systems taught here include a phenolic compound bound to a reactive oxygen species, wherein the phenolic compound and the reactive oxygen species react at a target area in the presence of an oxidoreductase enzyme..
07/17/14
20140199397
new patent Benzoyl peroxide microparticle process
The present invention relates to the manufacture of microparticle benzoyl peroxide. The process of the invention provides for an aqueous slurry of usp benzoyl peroxide, optionally containing additives, being processed via microfluidization technology.
07/17/14
20140199330
new patent Protein involved in detection of cancer metastasis and a treatment thereof
Using phosphoproteomics, we profiled the phosphorylation levels of hundreds of proteins concurrently across an isogenic model of breast cancer metastasis. Among them is trpv4, a calcium channel that we found to be overexpressed in invasive breast tumors compared to ductal carcinoma in situ, a pre-neoplastic lesion and normal tissues.
07/17/14
20140199308
new patent Compositions and methods to enhance the immune system
The invention relates to the field of molecular medicine. In particular, it relates to compositions and methods to enhance the clearance of aberrant cells, e.g.
07/17/14
20140199138
new patent Semiconductor wafer handling transport
Modular wafer transport and handling facilities are combined in a variety of ways deliver greater levels of flexibility, utility, efficiency, and functionality in a vacuum semiconductor processing system. Various processing and other modules may be interconnected with tunnel-and-cart transportation systems to extend the distance and versatility of the vacuum environment.
07/17/14
20140199086
new patent Image forming apparatus and method of controlling same
An image forming apparatus includes: an image formation portion; a fixing portion that includes an exciting coil for inductively heating member and a temperature detection member: a main control portion that stops a printing operation when a temperature abnormality is recognized; a notification portion; a power supply portion that supplies power to the exciting coil; and a heating control portion that controls power supply to the exciting coil and detects the power abnormality. When the heating control portion detects a power abnormality, the heating control portion stops the induction heating, provides stop notice; when the main control portion determines, based on the history of the stop notice, whether the temperature abnormality is due to the stop of the induction heating or is not due to the stop of the induction heating..
07/17/14
20140199018
new patent Semiconductor pointed structure and method for fabricating same, spot size converter, and non-reflective terminator
A semiconductor pointed structure formed at an end portion of the core structure of a semiconductor photonic wire waveguide has a sloped side wall on at least one of the sides that constitute the pointed structure. The semiconductor pointed structure decreases in width and thickness towards the distal end.


Popular terms: [SEARCH]



Follow us on Twitter
twitter icon@FreshPatents

###

This listing is a sample listing of patent applications related to Duc for is only meant as a recent sample of applications filed, not a comprehensive history. There may be associated servicemarks and trademarks related to these patents. Please check with patent attorney if you need further assistance or plan to use for business purposes. This patent data is also published to the public by the USPTO and available for free on their website. Note that there may be alternative spellings for Duc with additional patents listed. Browse our RSS directory or Search for other possible listings.
     SHARE
  
         


FreshNews promo



0.3792

7065

10 - 0 - 144