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Efficient MIMO precoding feedback scheme
Methods and apparatus for efficiently feeding back preceding information in a multiple input multiple output (MIMO) system. A codebook including a plurality of...
Nanoscale coaxial lasers
Methods, structures, devices and systems are disclosed for implementing compact (e.g., nanoscale) coaxial lasers with coaxial cavity geometries which can be...
System and method for discovering and verifying a hybrid fiber-coaxial
topology in a cable network environment
A method in an example embodiment can include polling a first cable modem in a cable network and receiving a first response message from the first cable modem...
MAC packet data unit construction for wireless system
A method for wireless communication using MAC PDUs. The method includes determining one or more characteristics of a service flow and selecting on the basis of...
Method and apparatus for indicating MU-MIMO mode
The present invention relates to the field of telecommunications, and discloses a method for indicating an MU-MIMO mode. In this method, first part information...
Uplink control channel resource mapping for an enhanced PDCCH in LTE
An enhanced physical down link control channel (ePDCCH) for Long Term Evolution (LTE) systems is described that is constructed using enhanced control channel...
Transmission system, managing computer, and logical path construction
A transmission system that uses resources of a transmission network efficiently to a request of dynamic bandwidth guarantee from a communication network while...
Distributed preconfiguration of spare capacity in closed paths for network
A method for restoring traffic in a network. The network includes plural distinct nodes interconnected by plural distinct spans, each span having working links...
DC capacitor-less power converters
Three resonance-based universal power converter topologies are disclosed. One includes a partially resonant parallel L-C link and incorporates intermediate...
Data storage device enclosure and module
There is disclosed an electronics module (101) for a data storage device enclosure (100) and data storage device enclosures (100). The module comprises an...
Drive circuit for an electromagnetic relay
A drive circuit for an electromagnetic relay having a relay coil and switch contacts, includes a first switching device between a first coil terminal and a...
Current perpendicular to plane magnetoresistive sensor employing half
metal alloys for improved sensor performance
A magnetoresistive sensor having employing a Mn containing Huesler alloy for improved magnetoresistive performance in a structure that minimizes corrosion and...
Thin-film magnetic head, method of manufacturing the same, head gimbal
assembly, and hard disk drive
A thin-film magnetic head is constructed such that a main magnetic pole layer, a write shield layer, a gap layer, and a thin-film coil are laminated on a...
Multilayer optical film with output confinement in both polar and
azimuthal directions and related constructions
A film includes microlayers arranged into optical repeat units. Adjacent microlayers have in-plane refractive index mismatches .DELTA.nx, .DELTA.ny tailored to...
Optical filter device, in particular for microscopes
An optical filter device having a polarizing beamsplitter, an achromatic polarization manipulator, and at least one dichroic mirror. The polarization...
Beam control apparatus for an illumination beam and metrology system
comprising an optical system containing...
A beam control apparatus for an illumination beam includes an imaging illumination optical unit assembly for imaging an intermediate focus of the illumination...
Two-dimensional imager with solid-state auto-focus
An imaging system having a solid-state auto focusing system advantageously images broadband light reflected from an object to be imaged using a lens objective...
Methods and apparatus for rendering labels based on occlusion testing for
Methods and apparatus for a map tool displaying a three-dimensional view of a map region, where the map tool determines whether or not partially occluded labels...
Parameterization of deformation and simulation of interaction
A method of using parametrical representations in modeling and animation is disclosed. This method is built directly on the inherent properties of parametric...
A preferred embodiment of the present invention provides an electronic device in which a status, in which an image in a boundary region between image displaying...
Reversing radar sensor component
A reversing radar Sensor Component presented by the invention includes a sensor, a damping rubber ring sleeved on a peripheral portion of the sensor, a base...
Transformers and methods for constructing transformers
Transformers and methods of constructing transformers are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of constructing a transformer includes wrapping a first primary...
Multiple-time configurable non-volatile look-up-table
Innovative Non-Volatile Look-Up-Table (NV-LUT) has been constructed by Single Gate Logic Non-Volatile Memory (SGLNVM) devices processed with the standard CMOS...
A charge and discharge control unit (41) sets an upper-limit charge and discharge electric power as an upper limit of electric power during charging and...
Selectively conducting devices, diode constructions, constructions, and
diode forming methods
Some embodiments include selectively conducting devices having a first electrode, a second electrode, and dielectric material between the first and second...
Some embodiments include memory constructions having a plurality of bands between top and bottom electrically conductive materials. The bands include...
Polynucleotide sequence of fruit softening associated B-D- N
-acetylhexosaminidase and its uses for enhancing...
The present invention provides isolated polynucleotide sequences encoding .beta.-D-N-acetylhexosaminidase. The present invention further provides DNA construct...
Modified oil encapsulating proteins and uses thereof
The invention provides modified oleosins, including at least one artificially introduced cysteine, and methods and compositions for producing the modified...
Coal waste treatment processes and products
Techniques for disposing of one or more toxic materials, such as coal waste (e.g., fly ash, sludge, etc.), include incorporating the toxic materials into...
Hybrid caulimovirus promoters and constructs thereof
The present invention relates to novel hybrid promoters comprising a caulimovirus promoter operably linked to one or more of an EF1.alpha., Act8, Act2 or Act11...
Recombinant bacterial lipocalin blc and uses thereof
The present inventors have solved the crystal structure of an Escherichia coli bacterial lipocalin polypeptide, which depicts a monomeric protein. Previous...
Golf balls having layers based on polyamide and fatty acid amide blends
Multi-piece golf balls having a solid core of at least one layer and cover of at least one layer are provided. At least one of the layers is formed from a...
Hepatitis C dsRNA effector molecules, expression constructs, compositions,
and methods of use
The present invention provides agents, compositions, constructs and methods for silencing HCV polynucleotides, as well as methods and compositions for treating...
Peptides that selectively home to heart vasculature and related conjugates
The present invention provides a variety of isolated peptides and peptidomimetics, which can be useful, for example, in constructing the conjugates of the...
Fiber-based carpet cushion with added resilience from vertically oriented
A fiber pad having a core non-woven layer is disclosed. The core layer can have an upper surface and a lower surface. The core layer can comprise at least one...
Active thermal control for stacked IC devices
Thermal conductivity in a stacked IC device can be improved by constructing one or more active temperature control devices within the stacked IC device. In one...
Fabricating a small-scale radiation detector
A method for a constructing radiation detector includes fabricating a multi-layer structure upon a wafer, the multi-layer structure comprising a plurality of...
Polypeptides having cellobiohydrolase I activity and polynucleotides
The present invention relates to polypeptides having cellobiohydrolase I activity and polynucleotides having a nucleotide sequence which encodes for the...
Prokaryotic xylose isomerase for the construction of xylose fermenting
The present invention relates to the use of nucleic acid molecules coding for a bacterial xylose isomerase (XI), preferably coming from Clostridium ...
Fuel cell comprising single layer bipolar plates, water damming layers and
MEA of diffusion layers locally...
A fuel cell constructed with single layer bipolar plates, water damming layers and membrane electrode assembly with gas diffusion layers locally impregnated...
System and method for loading a beneficial agent into a medical device
A system for delivery of a beneficial agent in the form of a viscous liquid or paste allows holes in a medical device to be loaded in a single step process. The...
Combinations of gene deletions for live attenuated Shigella vaccine
Shigella vaccine strains whose primary attenuating feature is deletion of the virG(icsA) gene and additional two or more deletions in setAB(shET1), senA(shET2),...
Enhanced staphylolytic activity of the Staphylococcus aureus bacteriophage
Virion-associated peptidoglycan hydrolases have a potential as antimicrobial agents due to their ability to lyse Gram positive bacteria on contact. Full-length...
Replication stable and RNase resistant chimeras of pestivirus with
insertion in 3' nontranslated region (3'NTR)
The invention relates to the field of nucleic acid amplification, particularly to quality control materials for use in viral RNA assays. It specifically relates...
Process for recycling waste paper, product obtained therefrom and its uses
The present invention relates to a bioprocess for recycling waste paper originated from high quality paper comprising the following steps: a) preparation of...
Controlled release of actives for materials used in construction
The invention is directed to a construction material and to the use of modified layered inorganic material. The construction material of the invention comprises...
Implantable collagen devices and related methods and systems of making
The invention relates to implantable collagen devices made by seeding at least one elongate collagen construct, e.g., comprising at least one elongate synthetic...
Spinal aspiration apparatus
A spinal aspiration apparatus 10 is described that includes a needle 11 that has a shape suitable for the location of and penetration through a pedicle pathway...
Anti-cheating hybrid game
Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments operate an anti-cheating hybrid game. One embodiment includes an anti-cheating hybrid game constructed to...
Dental obturators are used in the preparation of root canals in teeth. The subject obturators are so constructed that they bind at a particular distance into...