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NEW Method for modifying epitaxial growth shape
May 25, 2017 - N°20170148636

Methods for forming semiconductor devices, such as finfet devices, are provided. An epitaxial film is formed over a semiconductor fin, and the epitaxial film includes a top surface having two facets and a bottom surface including two facets. A cap layer is deposited on the top surface, and portions of the epitaxial film in a lateral direction are removed by ...
NEW Systems and methods for multi-faceted personal security
May 25, 2017 - N°20170148100

Aspects of the present invention relate to the management and administration of an association for providing services to a plurality of members. Some aspects relate to calculation of a death benefit and a cash value amount. Some aspects relate to selection of optional services and service levels.
NEW Dynamic attributes for searching
May 25, 2017 - N°20170148078

A dynamic attribute search engine system can be implemented to execute faceted searches using dynamic facets. In embodiments, a dynamic attribute search engine system includes one or more product databases, a data ingestor, an index, a query service, and a faceted searcher. The dynamic attribute search engine system is programmed to dynamically determine facets for a faceted search in response ...
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NEW Lamp for vehicle
May 25, 2017 - N°20170144589

A lamp for a vehicle that radiates a beam pattern to a vehicle front side is provided. The lamp for a vehicle includes at least one light source and a lens configured to radiate a low beam to a front side of the vehicle through refraction of light emitted from the at least one light source. The lens includes a ...
NEW Valve stem-based air maintenance tire and method
May 25, 2017 - N°20170144492

An air maintenance tire assembly includes a tire having a tire cavity bounded by first and second sidewalls extending to a tire tread region, air pumping means for generating pressurized air for maintaining air pressure within the tire cavity at a preset pressure level, and a faceted valve housing disposed adjacent an outward end of the valve stem and operative ...
NEW Modular thermoforming system
May 25, 2017 - N°20170144361

A thermoforming system and related methods for manufacturing thermoplastic parts, such as interior panels for aircraft, may include a roll-to-roll operation and a forming press having at least one selectively rotatable tool. The rotatable tool, which may include a mold and/or a die, may be multifaceted, such that different faces of the tool have different mold arrangements for different ...
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Semiconductor laser apparatus
Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
May 18, 2017 - N°20170141532

A semiconductor laser apparatus includes a semiconductor optical integrated device including a semiconductor laser array including a plurality of semiconductor laser elements, a semiconductor arrayed waveguide grating, made of a semiconductor, including an inputting slab waveguide connected to the plurality of the semiconductor laser elements, an array waveguide connected to the inputting slab waveguide and including a plurality of waveguides ...
Nanoscale device comprising an elongated crystalline nanostructure
University Of Copenhagen
May 18, 2017 - N°20170141285

The present disclosure relates to nanoscale device comprising an elongated crystalline nanostructure, such as a nanowire crystal, a nanowhisker crystal or a nanorod crystal, and a method for producing thereof. One embodiment relates to a nanoscale device comprising an elongated crystalline semiconductor nanostructure, such as a nanowire (crystal) or nanowhisker (crystal) or nanorod (crystal), having a plurality of substantially plane ...
Self-aligned dual-metal silicide and germanide formation
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.
May 18, 2017 - N°20170140942

A device having an epitaxial region and dual metal-semiconductor alloy surfaces is provided. The epitaxial region includes an upward facing facet and a downward facing facet. The upward facing facet has a first metal-semiconductor alloy surface and the downward facing facet has a second metal-semiconductor alloy surface, wherein the first metal-semiconductor alloy is different than the second metal-semiconductor alloy.
System for identity verification
Personnus
May 18, 2017 - N°20170140141

A system for a dynamically evolving cognitive architecture for the development of a secure key and confidence level based data derived from biometric sensors and a user's behavioral activities. The system comprises one or more processors, one or more sensors, one or more databases, and non-transitory computer readable memory. The non-transitory computer readable memory comprises a plurality of executable instructions ...
Systems and methods for semantic concept definition and semantic concept relationship synthesis utilizing existing domain ...
Primal Fusion Inc.
May 18, 2017 - N°20170140044

Computer-implemented systems find methods for synthesis of concept definitions and concept relationships from a domain of data, utilizing different semantic processing protocols such formal concept analysis and faceted classification synthesis from existing domain concepts that have a confidence gradient built into them. A cognitive or an input agent provides an input of an active concept which is matched against existing ...
Optical component with angled-facet waveguide
International Business Machines Corporation
May 18, 2017 - N°20170139135

An optical component includes a component body, and at least one angled-facet waveguide formed in the component body, wherein the angled-facet waveguide is substantially mirror-symmetrical in shape relative to a line at or near the center of the angled-facet waveguide.
Surgical tools having application for spinal surgical procedures and method of use
International Business Machines Corporation
May 18, 2017 - N°20170135704

A cannula tool in combination with other tools is used to provide multiple instruments necessary for surgical procedures. The cannula tool is used in combination with a piercing tool to form a dilator instrument to access a treatment site and in combination with a plunger tool to deliver biological or grafting material to a treatment site. Each of the plunger ...
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Method for fabrication of a silicon-based component with at least one optical illusion pattern
Nivarox-far S.a.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170131684

The invention relates to a method for fabrication of a one-piece, silicon-based component of simple shape offering the illusion of faceting and/or chamfering for forming all or part of the exterior part of a timepiece.
Tilting an optical element
Carl Zeiss Smt Gmbh
May 11, 2017 - N°20170131518

An optical unit, in particular a facet mirror unit, includes an optical element and a supporting device. The optical element has an optical surface, in particular an elongate optical surface, which defines a plane of main extension and a direction of main extension in the plane of main extension. The supporting device includes a supporting unit and an actuator unit. ...
Method for fabrication of a metal component with at least one optical illusion design
Nivarox-far S.a.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170130353

The invention relates to a method for fabrication of a one-piece, metal-based component of simple shape offering the illusion of faceting and/or chamfering for forming all or part of the exterior part of a timepiece.
Aromatic nebulizing diffuser having a replaceable outer housing
Nivarox-far S.a.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170128608

An aromatic nebulizing diffuser includes an inner housing, an outer housing having an outer surface area of diamond cut facets and a center hole by which the outer housing is detachably mounted around the inner housing, a thermally conductive container mounted in the inner housing, an electric heating element mounted at the bottom side of the thermally conductive container, and ...
Facet arthoplasty devices and methods
Globus Medical, Inc.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170128225

Surgically installed prostheses replace either the caudal portion of a natural facet joint, the cephalad portion of a natural facet joint, or both. The prostheses are readily attached to the pedicles of a vertebral body and support at least one element that defines an artificial facet joint structure. The caudal facet joint structure is sized and located to articulate with ...
Spinal facet implants with mating articulating bearing surface and methods of use
Globus Medical, Inc.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170128223

Superior and/or inferior facets of one or more facet joints may be replaced by superior and/or inferior facet joint prostheses. In one embodiment, a kit of superior or inferior prostheses is provided, in which the prostheses have at least two dimensions that vary among members of the kit independently of each other. Each prosthesis may have a bone ...
Implant and method for facet immobilization
Spinal Elements, Inc.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170128109

Devices and methods are provided for immobilizing facet joints of the vertebral column. Embodiments of the invention provide an implant that is inserted in a facet joint from which cartilage has been removed, and which retains the approximate original spacing of the facets in the joint. A retaining arrangement, such as an adhesive, a threaded fastener, or a screw is ...
Three-dimensional memory devices having a shaped epitaxial channel portion
Sandisk Technologies Inc.
May 04, 2017 - N°20170125438

An alternating stack of insulating layers and sacrificial material layers is formed over a substrate. A dielectric collar structure can be formed prior to formation of an epitaxial channel portion, and can be employed to protect the epitaxial channel portion during replacement of the sacrificial material layers with electrically conductive layers. Exposure of the epitaxial channel portion to an etchant ...