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Systems and methods for spinal fusion
A system and method for spinal fusion comprising a spinal fusion implant of non-bone construction releasably coupled to an insertion instrument dimensioned to...
Surface modified unit cell lattice structures for optimized secure
Aspects of the present disclosure relate generally to preparing models of three-dimensional structures. In particular, a model of a three-dimensional structure...
Stentless support structure
A stentless support structure capable of being at least partly assembled in situ. The support structure comprises a braided tube that is very flexible and, when...
Methods of making collagen fiber medical constructs and related medical
constructs, including tubes
The disclosure describes methods of winding collagen fiber to make medical constructs and related collagen fiber tube and patch devices.
Adjustable suture-button construct for ankle syndesmosis repair
An adjustable, knotless button/loop construct for fixation of ankle syndesmosis tibio-fibular diastasis and an associated method of ankle repair using the same....
Quilted fabric towel steam pocket for a steam appliance
A fabric steam towel for mounting onto a steam frame of a steam appliance is provided. The pocket includes two complimentary substantially planar layers of...
Filter tip, tubes, and cones
A filter strip is provided for rolling sheets to construct custom cigars and/or cigarettes. The filter strip may be made of a deformable material which can be...
Loose-house barn with floor heating
A barn in which dairy animals can freely move about, lie down and eat includes a floor, a light-transmitting roof construction, and a wall construction. The...
Side panel of a road construction machine
Control panel of road construction machine
Side panel for a road construction machine
Road construction machine
Method for allocating resources for HARQ ACK/NACK signal transmission, and
method and apparatus for HARQ...
The present invention relates to a method for allocating PUCCH resources for an HARQ ACK/NACK signal, and to a method for HARQ ACK/NACK signal transmission...
Bloom filter based device discovery
Aspects describe enabling two peers that have already paired together under some circumstances to re-identify themselves under different circumstances so that...
Power converter operable from various power sources
A power converter and method of operating the same for use in a power conversion system capable of receiving power from various sources, including renewable...
Electric plug system
An electric plug system includes a stabilizing base constructed to stand on a horizontal floor surface, a vertical support element supported by and extending...
Feed network comprised of marchand baluns and coupled line quadrature
A feed network includes three radio frequency (RF) devices constructed in a suspended-substrate stripline configuration that provides a five-port microwave...
Split-block construction of waveguide channels for radar frontend
A radar system in an autonomous vehicle may be operated in various modes and with various configurations. The autonomous vehicle features a radar system having...
Electrode assembly and method for constructing the same
A jelly-roll type electrode assembly is disclosed. The jelly-roll type electrode assembly includes an anode, a cathode, and separators interposed between the...
Flexible monocrystalline thin silicon cell
A device, system, and method for solar cell construction and layer transfer are disclosed herein. An exemplary method of solar cell construction involves...
Some embodiments include a semiconductor construction having a stack containing alternating levels of control gate material and intervening dielectric material....
Some embodiments include methods for depositing copper-containing material utilizing physical vapor deposition of the copper-containing material while keeping a...
Motor vehicle battery lead with a first connection element for a battery pole, a second connection element for at least one consumer, and a flat conductor...
Method and apparatus for providing and using public transportation
Disclosed herein is a method and apparatus for providing traffic information of public transportation means, such as a bus, and utilizing the provided...
Regulated hybrid gaming system
Systems of detecting unauthorized operation of a hybrid game are disclosed, including a plurality of hybrid games, each of the hybrid games constructed to:...
Model-based processing of image data
An imaging system for processing image data of an object containing a component. The imaging system includes an imaging device arranged to obtain image data and...
Method and system for rating patents and other intangible assets
A statistical patent rating method and system is provided for independently assessing the relative breadth ("B"), defensibility ("D") and commercial relevance...
Heterogeneous information technology (IT) infrastructure management
In certain embodiments, a method includes accessing one or more parameters based on an IT service request received from an upper-layer IT interface, the...
Cloud systems and methods for determining the probability that a second
application is installed based on...
A method for providing a conditional scored list of applications for use in recommending applications includes storing on a cloud computing service a...
Incremental DFA compilation with single rule granularity
A composite DFA for multiple regular expressions or other rules may be generated in a two-step process--first compiling single rule DFAs, then performing subset...
Method and system for determining configuration rules based on
configurations of complex systems
The current document discloses an automated method and system for inferring the logical rules underlying the configuration and versioning state of the...
Knowledge representation systems and methods incorporating customization
Techniques for analyzing and synthesizing complex knowledge representations (KRs) may utilize an atomic knowledge representation model including an elemental...
Partitioning medical binary decision diagrams for analysis optimization
In particular embodiments, a method includes accessing a first binary decision diagram (BDD) representing data streams from sensors, selecting portions from the...
Quantitatively characterizing disease morphology with co-occurring gland
tensors in localized subgraphs
Apparatus, methods, and other embodiments associated with objectively predicting biochemical recurrence with co-occurring gland tensors in localized subgraphs...
Integrated assemblage of 3D building models and 2D construction drawings
In one embodiment, a viewer executing on an electronic device having a touch sensitive display shows a three-dimensional (3D) model of a building created using...
Topical search engines and query context models
Topical search engines can add contextual keywords to an input query to bias results toward a particular topic or domain. In one instance, query context models...
Efficiently identifying images, videos, songs or documents most relevant
to the user using binary search trees...
A method, system and computer program product for efficiently identifying images, videos, audio files or documents relevant to a user using binary search trees...
Method and apparatus for music searching
In an exemplary embodiment of this disclosure, a method may include generating a tempo scale set based on a received query, where the query includes a plurality...
Monitoring of an aircraft engine for anticipating maintenance operations
A method monitoring an aircraft engine, including: collecting time history measurements on a first set of measurements on endogenic variables and a second set...
Priority scheduling of threads for applications sharing peripheral devices
A data processing method has a device control thread for each peripheral device capable of an independent operation, a CPU processing thread for each data...
Configurable planned virtual machines
A planned virtual machine, for use in staging the construction of a virtual machine. Such a planned virtual machine may be used as part of a method for...
Method and apparatus of remote management of computer system using voice
and gesture based input
Method, application, and medium of remote management of a computer system using voice and gesture based input are disclosed. An application module is executed...
Data entry device (DED)
The present invention provides a Data Entry Device for computers and other devices. An embodiment of the present invention provides a Data Entry Device...
High efficiency mono-order concave diffraction grating
A concave diffraction grating for integrated optics is constructed by replacing the reflective metallic part by either multiple thin elements of metal or...
Data set inversion using source-receiver compression
Source-receiver compression is used to help design surveys and mitigate the computational costs of data set inversion. The source-receiver compression is based...
Apparatus and method for metallic constructions assessment
A device for discovering, identification and monitoring of mechanical flaws in metallic structures is disclosed, based on magneto-graphic/magnetic tomography...
Construction laser system having a rotation laser and a laser receiver,
with functionality for automatic...
A construction laser system includes a rotation laser and a laser receiver. To determine a direction in which the laser receiver lies in sight of the rotation...
Expandable packer construction
A technique involves a packer formed as an expandable packer with an internal expandable bladder. The expandable bladder is formed with a section that is...
Shaft seal for steam turbines
A steam turbine with a shaft seal is provided. The shaft seal steam barrier is supplied with a slight excess pressure. In order to avoid complex additional...
Hydraulic circuit for construction machine
A circuit for driving a hydraulic cylinder of a construction machine includes: a hydraulic pump; a tank; a control valve; a bottom side line; a rod side line; a...