|| List of recent Gates-related patents
| Managing network configurations|
Provided are systems, methods and computer program products that proactively manage configurations that enable a service. Configurations that are critical to enabling a particular service are automatically captured, for example as part of a provisioning activity, and/or tracked in association with that service.
| Method and structure for simplified coding of display pages for operating a closed circuit e-commerce|
Method and structure for a simplified coding of templated display pages for use in close circuit e-shopping for product and services via shopping terminals comprising video interphone monitors, dedicated terminals, television, cable television, shopping box, set top box and other well known boxes, each include a cpu, a memory and a display monitor operated via touch screen, remote control or hand movement, the templated screen uses assigned blocks and icons codes to select display pages, covering products and services. The shopping terminal connected via internal communication lines and interface propagates the simplified code, enabling loading and updating of products and services communicated via a building server for updating at all time data stored in the memory as per the dweller choice, enabling a dweller to shop from his private shop inside his residence, and be provided with programmed services, delivery and payments, supervised by the close circuit shopping entity center..
| Energy management methods and systems based on financial impact|
Energy management methods and systems based on financial impact are disclosed herein, wherein an energy management system at a site monitors metered energy consumption, establishes a peak consumption level, determines whether energy consumption will result in an increased peak consumption level, and if it will, calculates the financial value and costs of mitigating an increase in the peak consumption level, including an increase in demand charge prospectively avoided, and mitigates the peak in consumption to the peak consumption level using an energy storage system or other energy providing device if the value of mitigating the peak offsets the inherent costs. Embodiments may further use confidence factors or incremental changes to a peak consumption level to optimize the process and utilize energy devices to their greatest effectiveness..
| Purification of biological conjugates by size exclusion chromatography|
(h) recovering the biological conjugate from the column.. .
| Modified amino acids|
Provided herein are modified amino acids comprising an azido group, polypeptides, antibodies and conjugates comprising the modified amino acids, and methods of producing the polypeptides, antibodies and conjugates comprising the modified amino acids. The polypeptides, antibodies and conjugates are useful in methods of treatment and prevention, methods of detection and methods of diagnosis..
| Binding ligand linked drug delivery conjugates of tubulysins|
Described herein are compounds, pharmaceutical compositions and methods for treating pathogenic cell populations. The compounds described herein include conjugates of tubulysins and vitamin receptor binding ligands.
| Pyrrolobenzodiazepines used to treat proliferative diseases|
Pyrrolobenzodiazepine dimers having a c2-c3 double bond and an aryl group at the c2 position on one monomer unit, and a c2-c3 double bond and either a conjugated double or triple bond at the c2 position or an alkyl group at the c2 position on the other monomer unit, and conjugates of these compounds.. .
| Saccharide conjugates|
The invention provides a series of novel lipid a anlogues that are structually simple, synthetically accessible, and capable of blocking the cellular receptor within the signal transduction pathway. The novel lipid a anlogues can include a monosaccharide core with hydrophobic side chains and amino acid ionic motif.
| Polypeptide conjugate|
The disclosure provides polypeptide conjugates with multiple improved pharmacological and pharmacokinetic properties and their use in treating various diseases and conditions, such as diabetes and/or obesity.. .
| Impedance conversion circuit and communication terminal apparatus|
In an impedance conversion circuit, since, in a low band, an absolute value of impedance of a primary side coil is smaller than an absolute value of impedance of a capacitor, a high-frequency signal in a low band propagates through a transformer. Thus, impedance matching of a high-frequency signal in a low band is performed by the transformer.
| Peptides and methods for inducing cell death|
The invention provide isolated peptides, protides and conjugates having novel peptide sequences which are able to induce antimicrobial, anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory, anti-proliferative or programmed cell death activity. The invention also provides a method of inducing programmed cell death in a cell by contacting the cell with an isolated peptide, protide or conjugate described herein.
| Method for the enumeration of mammalian micronucleated erythrocyte populations, while distinguishing platelets and/or platelet-associated aggregates|
A method for the enumeration of micronucleated erythrocyte populations while distinguishing platelet and platelet-associated aggregates involves the use of a first fluorescent labeled antibody having binding specificity for a surface marker for reticulocytes, a second fluorescent labeled antibody having binding specificity for a surface marker for platelets, and a nucleic acid staining dye that stains dna (micronuclei) in erythrocyte populations. Because the fluorescent emission spectra of the first and second fluorescent labeled antibodies do not substantially overlap with one another or with the emission spectra of the nucleic acid staining dye, upon excitation of the labels and dye it is possible to detect the fluorescent emission and light scatter produced by the erythrocyte populations and platelets, and count the number of cells from one or more erythrocyte populations in said sample.
| Conjugates of acyl homoserine lactone and catalase a from pseudomonas aeruginosa|
The present invention is directed to an acyl homoserine lactone and catalase conjugate wherein the acyl homoserine lactone is n-3-(oxododecanoyl)-l-homoserine lactone (oddhl) or butyryl l-homoserine lactone (bhl) and the catalase is a p. Aeruginosa kata protein or an antigenic portion thereof.
| Delivery system and conjugates for compound delivery via naturally occurring intracellular transport routes|
The present invention relates to a delivery system that comprises a conjugate that facilitates the delivery of a compound such as a biologically-active macromolecule, a nucleic acid or a peptide in particular, into a cell. The present invention also relates to said conjugate for delivery of a compound, such as a biologically-active macromolecule, a nucleic acid or a peptide, into a cell.
| Site-specific labeling methods and molecules produced thereby|
The present invention provides methods of site-specific labeling of antibodies, using proteins having 4′-phosphopantetheinyl transferase activity that catalyze post-translational modification of peptide sequences (“peptide tags”) incorporated into one or more specific sites of an antibody of interest. Enzymatic labeling enables quantitative and irreversible covalent modification of a specific serine residue within the peptide tags incorporated into the antibody, and thus creates desirable antibody conjugates..
| Treatment methods using antibodies to aminophospholipids|
Disclosed are the surprising discoveries that aminophospholipids, such as phosphatidylserine and phosphatidylethanolamine, are stable and specific markers accessible on the luminal surface of tumor blood vessels, and that the administration of an anti-aminophospholipid antibody alone is sufficient to induce thrombosis, tumor necrosis and tumor regression in vivo. This invention therefore provides anti-aminophospholipid antibody-based methods and compositions for use in the specific destruction of tumor blood vessels and in the treatment of solid tumors.
| Polymer conjugates of box-a of hmgb1 and box-a variants of hmgb1|
The present invention relates to novel polymer conjugates of polypeptide variants of the hmgb1 high affinity binding domain box-a (hmgb1 box-a) or of a biologically active fragment of hmgb1 box-a. Further, the invention relates to novel polymer conjugates of polypeptide variants of the hmgb1 high affinity binding domain box-a (hmgb1 box-a).
| Materials and methods relating to cardiovascular imaging|
The invention provides conjugates for imaging plaques, such as cardiovascular plaques, as well as associated pharmaceutical compositions. Other aspects of the invention include methods for administering and imaging such conjugates and compositions, and using the imaging to characterise plaques.
| Method and apparatus for selecting a reference gate|
A method for selecting a reference gate includes acquiring a four-dimensional (4d) emission dataset of an object of interest, sorting the 4d emission dataset into a plurality of gates, calculating a slice activity value for each slice in the plurality of gates, generating a maximum difference value for each gate using the plurality of slice activity values, and selecting a reference gate based on the locations of the maximum difference values. An imaging system and a non-transitory computer readable medium are also described herein..
| Systems and methods for lasing from a molecular gas|
Systems and methods for lasing molecular gases, and systems and methods of detecting molecular species are provided. The systems and methods can include the use of an excitation laser tuned to a wavelength associated with oxygen or nitrogen.
| Multi-tenant service management in a voip network|
A system and method for aggregating services within a voip network. The voip network comprises a plurality of vendors, resellers, and users, and each reseller aggregates a plurality of services from the vendors and other resellers.
| Mismatch error reduction method and system for stt mram|
The invention relates to methods and systems for reading a memory cell and in particular, an stt mram. In accordance with one aspect of the invention, a method for reading a memory cell includes combining a cell current from a memory cell with a reference current from a reference source to create an average current, enabling the average current to flow through a first mirror transistor in a sense path and a second mirror transistor in a reference path, storing the current mismatch on a capacitor coupled to the gates of the first mirror transistor and the second mirror transistor, disconnecting the memory cell from the reference path and disconnecting the reference source from the sense path, enabling the cell current only to flow through the sense path, and determining the output level of the memory cell..
| Method and apparatus for transitioning from a partial map view to an augmented reality view|
An approach is provided for providing a map view that compliments an augmented reality view while a user navigates and interacts within a scene. A mapping platform determines a virtual floor surface of at least one presentation of a perspective-based display of location information.
| Buffer offset modulation|
One or more techniques for buffer offset modulation or buffer offset cancelling are provided herein. In an embodiment, an output for a sigma-delta analog digital converter (adc) is provided using an output of a first chop-able buffer (fb) and an output of a second chop-able buffer (sb).
| Permanent magnet and method for manufacturing the same, and motor and power generator using the same|
According to one embodiment, a permanent magnet is provided with a sintered body having a composition represented by r(fepmqcurco1-p-q-r)zow (where, r is at least one element selected from rare-earth elements, m is at least one element selected from ti, zr and hf, and p, q, r, z and w are numbers satisfying 0.25≦p≦0.6, 0.005≦q≦0.1, 0.01≦r≦0.1, 4≦z≦9 and 0.005≦w≦0.6 in terms of atomic ratio). The sintered body has therein aggregates of oxides containing the element r dispersed substantially uniformly..
| Differential output circuit and semiconductor device|
A highly reliable circuit is realized using the transistors having a lower withstand voltage. There are provided a differential pair including a first and a second transistor which respectively receive input signals having mutually reversed phases; a third and a fourth transistor respectively cascode-coupled to the first and the second transistor, and having the same conductivity type as the first and the second transistor; a first and a second output terminal coupled to respective drains of the third and the fourth transistor; and a voltage divider circuit which divides an intermediate potential between respective potentials of the first and the second output terminal and supplies the divided potential to gates of the third and the fourth transistor..
| Sensor current interface transceiver with adaptive linearization|
Some embodiments of the present disclosure relate to a sensor interface module having a linearization module that increase a size of a linear region of a current output from a high-side current source. The disclosed sensor interface module has a reference voltage source configured to generate a reference signal.
| Current mode controlled power converter|
A current mode controlled power converter controllable in a digitally processing current mode even during an on time. In the power converter, each control period based on a reference signal includes a slope calculation period in which a slope compensation signal for the control period is calculated by a slope compensation unit.
| Nano-electro-mechanical-switch adiabatic dynamic logic circuits|
A dynamic logic gate includes a nano-electro-mechanical-switch, preferably a four-terminal-nano-electro-mechanical-switch. The invention further refers to dynamic logic cascade circuits comprising such a dynamic logic gate.
| Regenerative inverter device and inverter device using power cell unit|
An inverter device may include a converter unit configured to receive single phase ac power to output dc power; a capacitor unit configured to absorb the dc power; an inverter unit configured to synthesize the absorbed dc power to output the drive power of a load; and a converter controller configured to control the converter unit based on the ac power and the output dc power of the converter unit, wherein the converter controller includes a converter gate signal generator configured to control a plurality of gates contained in the converter unit; and an input line harmonic voltage generator configured to output converter additional power having a predetermined multiple of the frequency of the fundamental frequency component of the ac power with the same size as that of the fundamental frequency component of the ac power to an adder connected to the input side of the converter gate signal generator.. .
| Multi-chip module and method of manufacture|
A multi-chip module and a method for manufacturing the multi-chip module that mitigates wire breakage. A first semiconductor chip is mounted and wirebonded to a support substrate.
| Hybrid gate process for fabricating finfet device|
Provided is a method of fabricating a semiconductor device that includes forming first and second fins over first and second regions of a substrate, forming first and second gate structures over the first and second fins, the first and second gate structures including first and second poly gates, forming an inter-level dielectric (ild) over the substrate, performing a chemical mechanical polishing on the ild to expose the first and second poly gates, forming a mask to protect the first poly gate of the first gate structure, removing the second poly gate thereby forming a first trench, removing the mask, partially removing the first poly gate thereby forming a second trench, forming a work function metal layer partially filling the first and second trenches, forming a fill metal layer filling a remainder of the first and second trenches, and removing the metal layers outside the first and second trenches.. .
| Pass gate and semiconductor storage device having the same|
According to an embodiment, a semiconductor storage device includes an sram cell. The sram cell includes first and second transfer gates each comprising a pass gate.
| Semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same|
A semiconductor device includes a substrate including a cell region and a peripheral circuit region, buried gates formed in the substrate of the cell region, a bit line formed over the cell region between the buried gates and including a first barrier layer, and a gate formed over the peripheral circuit region and including a second barrier layer and a third barrier layer.. .
| Fin field effect transistor layout for stress optimization|
The present disclosure describes a layout for stress optimization. The layout includes a substrate, at least two fin field effect transistors (finfet) cells formed in the substrate, a finfet fin designed to cross the two finfet cells, a plurality of gates formed on the substrate, and an isolation unit formed between the first finfet cell and the second finfet cell.
| Field effect transistor devices with recessed gates|
A field effect transistor device includes a bulk semiconductor substrate, a fin arranged on the bulk semiconductor substrate, the fin including a source region, a drain region, and a channel region, a first shallow trench isolation (sti) region arranged on a portion of the bulk semiconductor substrate adjacent to the fin, a first recessed region partially defined by the first sti region and the channel region of the fin, and a gate stack arranged over the channel region of the fin, wherein a portion of the gate stack is partially disposed in the first recessed region.. .
| Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device|
According to one embodiment, a nonvolatile semiconductor memory device, includes: a stacked body including a plurality of electrode layers stacked alternately with a plurality of insulating films; a plurality of first channel body layers; a memory film; a plurality of selection gates; a second channel body layer connecting to each of the plurality of first channel body layers; a gate insulating film; and a first interconnect electrically connected to at least one of the plurality of electrode layers. The stacked body has a through-hole communicating from the upper surface of the stacked body to the lower surface of the stacked body outside a cell region.
| Memory array having connections going through control gates|
Some embodiments include apparatuses and methods having a substrate, a memory cell string including a body, a select gate located in a level of the apparatus and along a portion of the body, and control gates located in other levels of the apparatus and along other respective portions of the body. At least one of such apparatuses includes a conductive connection coupling the select gate or one of the control gates to a component (e.g., transistor) in the substrate.
| Silicon nanotube mosfet|
A nanotubular mosfet device extends a scaling roadmap while maintaining good short channel effects and providing competitive drive current. The nanotubular mosfet device includes a concentric tubular inner and outer gate separated from each other by a tubular shaped epitaxially grown silicon layer, and a source and drain respectively separated by spacers surrounding the tubular inner and outer gates..
| Solid state imaging device|
A solid state imaging device includes: first and second photoelectric conversion units to generate charges; a isolation portion to isolate the photoelectric conversion units; first and second floating diffusions; first and second transfer transistors to transfer the generated charges to the floating diffusions; one or two transfer control lines to supply transfer pulses to the transfer transistors; one or two contacts to connect gates of the transfer transistors with the transfer control lines, wherein: the first and second transfer transistors are symmetrical with respect to the isolation portion; the contacts are symmetrical with respect to the isolation portion; values of parasitic capacitance and resistance of paths in which the transfer pulses are supplied from the transfer control lines to (i) the first and (ii) the second transfer transistors are equal; and a focus detection is performed using signals based on charges generated in the photoelectric conversion units.. .
| Solid-state imaging device|
In an embodiment, each of first and second pixel rows has pixels. A first transfer gate is arranged between the first and second pixel rows.
| Methods for hindering settling of proppant aggregates in subterranean operations|
Methods of treating subterranean formations with treatment fluids comprising foam particulates are provided. One embodiment provides a method of fracturing a subterranean formation comprising introducing a fracturing fluid into the subterranean formation at a pressure sufficient to create or enhance at least one fracture therein; providing proppant aggregates themselves comprising proppant particles coated with a binding fluid and having foamed particulates adhered thereto; and placing the proppant aggregates suspended in gelled treatment fluid into at least a portion of the fracture so as to form a proppant pack therein..
| Methods of hindering the settling of proppant aggregates|
Methods comprising providing a carrier fluid having a density; providing a proppant aggregates having a density higher than that of the carrier fluid; and, providing low-density particulates having a density lower than that of the carrier fluid. Then the carrier fluid, proppant aggregates, and low-density particulates are combined to create a propping fluid.
| Drill bit for performing electromagnetic measurements in a subterranean formation|
A drill bit for measuring the electromagnetic propagation resistivity of a subterranean formation is disclosed. The drill bit includes a shank portion and a cutting portion with a raised face.
| Enhancing well fluid recovery|
A system usable with a well includes a waveform generator for enhancing fluid recovery from a reservoir by controlling a production pump or an injection pump downhole in the well with waveform signals to create a pressure wave which propagates into the reservoir and enhances the recovery of the fluid.. .
| Indexed feed dispensing mechanism|
An improved livestock feeder provided with an adjustable feed dispensing mechanism including control levers which are operatively connected to the feed metering gates to control the flow of feed to livestock. The dispensing mechanism features a control lever which engage an array of indexing holes formed in the feeder to position the feed gate within the opening to adjust the amount of feed dispensed from the hopper.
|Providing targeted offers on financial transaction receipts|
Embodiments are directed to aggregating product savings into a quick response (qr) code and to providing a targeted offer via a financial transaction receipt. In one scenario, a computer system scans various items that are provided for sale by a retailer.
|Screen reader with focus-based speech verbosity|
The amount of speech output to a blind or low-vision user using a screen reader application is automatically adjusted based on how the user navigates to a control in a graphic user interface. Navigation by mouse presumes the user has greater knowledge of the identity of the control than navigation by tab keystroke which is more indicative of a user searching for a control.
|Object information acquiring apparatus, information processing apparatus and object information acquiring method|
An object information acquiring apparatus is provided that includes: a plurality of receiving elements which receive an acoustic wave that propagates from an object, and which convert the acoustic wave to a reception signal; an adaptive beamformer that performs adaptive beamforming of adjusting reception directionality in accordance with the reception signal in use of the reception signal; a delay-and-sum beamformer that performs delay-and-sum beamforming having preset directionality in use of the reception signal; an amplitude modulator that uses one output signal of one of the adaptive beamformer and the delay-and-sum beamformer, to perform amplitude modulation on an output signal of the other one of the beamformers; and a generator that, on the basis of a signal outputted by the amplitude modulator, generates image data on the interior of the object.. .
|Immunoconjugates with an intracellularly-cleavable linkage|
The present invention relates to therapeutic conjugates with improved ability to target various diseased cells containing a targeting moiety (such as an antibody or antibody fragment), a linker and a therapeutic moiety, and further relates to processes for making and using the conjugates.. .
|Multi-drug ligand conjugates|
Described herein are compounds, pharmaceutical compositions and methods for treating pathogenic cell populations in a patient. The compounds described herein include conjugates of a plurality of cytotoxic drugs and vitamin receptor binding ligands.
|Vitamin receptor binding drug delivery conjugates|
The invention describes a vitamin receptor binding drug delivery conjugate, and preparations therefor. The drug delivery conjugate consists of a vitamin receptor binding moiety, a bivalent linker (l), and a drug.
|Inhibitors of beta-secretase|
The present invention relates to spirocyclic acylguanidines and their use as inhibitors of the β-secretase enzyme (bace1) activity, pharmaceutical compositions containing the same, and methods of using the same as therapeutic agents in the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders, disorders characterized by cognitive decline, cognitive impairment, dementia and diseases characterized by production of β-amyloid aggregates.. .
|Bile acid derivatives as fxr ligands for the prevention or treatment of fxr-mediated diseases or conditions|
And pharmaceutically acceptable salts, solvates or amino acid conjugates thereof.. .
|Systems and methods for improving the time alignment of non-overlapping waveforms|
Systems and methods for improving the timing alignment of non-overlapping waveforms are provided. In this regard, a representative system, among others, includes a waveform synthesizer that generates a plurality of input waveforms and inverters having inputs and outputs, wherein the inverters receive the input waveforms at the inputs of the inverters and invert the input waveforms, producing a plurality of inverted waveforms at the outputs of the inverters.
|Method of forming a memory cell by reducing diffusion of dopants under a gate|
A method of forming a memory cell includes forming a conductive floating gate over the substrate, forming a conductive control gate over the floating gate, forming a conductive erase gate laterally to one side of the floating gate and forming a conductive select gate laterally to an opposite side of the one side of the floating gate. After the forming of the floating and select gates, the method includes implanting a dopant into a portion of a channel region underneath the select gate using an implant process that injects the dopant at an angle with respect to a surface of the substrate that is less than ninety degrees and greater than zero degrees..
|Conjugates of 1,4,7-triazacyclononanes, dinuclear metal complexes of such conjugates, and methods of use for both 1,4,7-triazacyclononanes and conjugates|
Conjugates of 1,3-bis(1,4,7-triazacyclonon-1-yl)-2-hydroxypropanes with a variety of conjugating members are used in the formation of dinuclear metal complexes which bind to phosphate esters. By virtue of their conjugated forms, the complexes are incorporated into chromatographic media, affinity binding reagents, and dyes, which make the complexes useful in a wide range of assays, separations, and purifications.
|Silica nanoaggregates and organosilicon complexes and methods of forming them from biomass materials|
By controlling the pre-treatment of biomass materials and pyrolysis conditions, silica samples with various surface areas and levels of crystallinity were synthesized. With proper treatment, biogenic silica nanoaggregate (25-30 nm in diameter) can be synthesized from biomass materials.
|Anti-dclk1 monoclonal antibodies and methods of production and use thereof|
Monoclonal antibodies against dclk1 and conjugates containing these monoclonal antibodies are disclosed. Methods of producing and using these monoclonal antibodies are also disclosed..
|Efficient method for loading amphoteric liposomes with nucleic acid active substances|
A method for preparing amphoteric liposomes loaded with a polyanionic active agent as cargo, characterised by admixing an aqueous solution of said polyanionic active agent and an alcoholic solution of one or more amphiphiles and buffering said admixture to an acidic ph, said one or more amphiphiles being susceptible of forming amphoteric liposomes at said acidic ph, thereby to form such amphoteric liposomes in suspension encapsulating said active agent under conditions such that said liposomes form aggregates, and thereafter treating said suspension to dissociate said aggregates. Also disclosed are nucleic acid loaded amphoteric liposomes produced in accordance with the method, wherein said nucleic acids are oligonucleotides and said liposomes are multilamellar..
|Anti-tau antibodies and compositions for and methods of making and using in treatment, diagnosis and monitoring of tauopathies|
The disclosure provides antibodies that bind the n-terminal region of tau and also bind to pathological tau aggregates, conformational epitopes and peptides mimicking these epitopes (mimotopes). The antibodies may be used to treat tauopathies (e.g.
|Vista-ig for treatment of autoimmune, allergic and inflammatory disorders|
The present invention relates to a fusion proteins comprising regulatory t cell protein, vista (v-domain immunoglobulin suppressor of t cell activation (pd-l3) and an immunoglobulin protein (ig). The invention also provides the use of vista polypeptides, multimeric vista polypeptides, vista-conjugates (e.g., vista-ig), and vista antagonists for the treatment of autoimmune disease, allergy, and inflammatory conditions..
|Llp2a-bisphosphonate conjugates for osteoporosis treatment|
The present invention provides compounds and pharmaceutical compositions of a peptidomimetic ligand, e.g. Llp2a, conjugated with a bisphosphonate drug, e.g.
|Imaging beta cell mass|
The present disclosure provides compositions and methods based on peptide-detectable agent conjugates that are useful for imaging beta cell mass.. .
|New cell-penetrating peptides and uses thereof|
The present invention is related to peptides, which are suitable for use as cell-penetrating peptides (cpps), variants thereof and/or complexes, fusion molecules and/or conjugates comprising same, use thereof for manufacture of compositions for diagnosing, treating and/or preventing of medical conditions.. .
|Conjugates and their uses in molecular imaging|
The present invention relates to bifunctional compounds, the bifunctional compounds for use in molecular imaging and therapy, methods of molecular imaging using the bifunctional compounds and kits including the bifunctional compounds for use molecular imaging. The bifunctional compounds have a tripodal hydroxypyridinone chelating portion and may be conjugated to a targeting group so that the compounds target specific cells or tissues in a subject..
|Generating attenuation correction maps for combined modality imaging studies and improving generated attenuation correction maps using mlaa and dcc algorithms|
The dcc (data consistency condition) algorithm is used in combination with mlaa (maximum likelihood reconstruction of attenuation and activity) to generate extended attenuation correction maps for nuclear medicine imaging studies. Mlaa and dcc are complementary algorithms that can be used to determine the accuracy of the mu-map based on pet data.
|Reducing interference caused by an atmospheric duct in a wireless communication system|
A first base station (14) in a wireless communication system (10) operating according to a synchronised time division scheme detects interference of uplink communication, determines the delay of the interference in relation to an own communication structure (cs1), detects aerial interface identifying data of the source of interference identifying a further base station and sends an indication of the further base station interfering uplink communication to the interference handling node (22). The indication is accompanied by identification data comprising aerial interface identifying data of the further base station and distance data determining the distance (d1) between the first and the further base station.
|Reducing weak-erase type read disturb in 3d non-volatile memory|
A read process for a 3d stacked memory device provides an optimum level of channel boosting for unselected memory strings, to repress both normal and weak-erase types of read disturbs. The channel is boosted by controlling of voltages of bit lines (vb1), drain-side select gates (vsgd_unsel), source-side select gates (vsgs_unsel), a selected level (word line layer) of the memory device (vcg_sel), and unselected levels of the memory device (vcg_unsel).
|Systems and methods for a dual polarization feed|
Systems and methods for a dual polarization feed are provided. In at least one embodiment, a system comprises a polarization transition waveguide that comprises a first waveguide transmission line; an electrical transmission line, wherein a first electromagnetic signal propagating through the first waveguide transmission line propagates between the first waveguide transmission line and the electrical transmission line; and a dipole radiator coupled to the electrical transmission line, wherein the dipole radiator radiates the first electromagnetic signal in an orthogonal polarization to the polarization of the first electromagnetic signal when the first electromagnetic signal propagates in the first waveguide transmission line.
|Apparatus for driving a plurality of segments of led-based lighting units|
An led-based lighting apparatus includes a plurality of led-based lighting segments connected in series with a current control device. Each lighting segment has at least one led-based lighting unit connected in series.