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Revision connector for spinal constructs
An extender system is configured to couple a vertebral bone anchor that has been previously implanted in a vertebra, or is newly implantable in a vertebra, to...
Method and apparatus for coupling anatomical features
An assembly for coupling a first portion of an anatomy to a second portion of the anatomy includes an anchor having an anchor body and a first and second bores...
System and method for ophthalmic surface measurements based on objective
Systems and methods for measuring a topography of an optical tissue surface of an eye are provided by combining a measured elevation of the surface with a...
Drain wall for a prefabricated shower module
A prefabricated, polyurethane reaction injection molded, leak-proof shower module suitable for use in constructing a tiled shower includes a plurality of...
No-spill drinking cup apparatus
An improved no-spill cup construction and valve assembly which provides an extremely secure seal against accidental liquid flow from the cup spout. An initially...
Method and apparatus for double sling chair
Some embodiments of the present invention provide a method and apparatus for a novel double sling chair. The double sling chair simplifies the manufacture of...
High heel shoe
There are disclosed high heel shoes where separate components combine to create load balancing internal footwear technology. A two-piece system includes...
A hockey skate includes a composite boot form having a rigid lower portion and a less rigid upper portion. The upper portion may be made of a thermoformable...
Article of footwear incorporating a knitted component with an integral
Articles of footwear are described that incorporate a knitted component that has an upper and an integral knit tongue. The integral knit tongue is formed of...
Glove thermal protection system
A construction for a glove or other article of clothing for use in hazardous environments is disclosed, comprising a first layer comprising a laminate that...
A sinker configured to be attached to fishing line and used during fishing to position a fishing hook at or in proximity to the bottom of the body of water. The...
CD81 and OCLN double transgenic mouse and its construction methods
The present invention provides a CD81 and OCLN double transgenic mouse and its construction method and use. The double transgenic mouse can be used to...
A pet fountain having a housing of snap together construction formed of a base and cover. The base includes a basin in which an integrally formed filter-holding...
Telescoping plant support with size-adjustable support base
A plant support effective in pots with a base diameter of from about 4 to 24 inches, constructed of a telescoping pole; a central perimeter size-adjustable base...
Side panel for a road construction machine
High isolation grounding device
The device includes a body and a plurality of contact portions. The body is substantially planar. The plurality of contact portions are associated with the body...
Refrigerant jacket and air conditioning apparatus equipped therewith
A refrigerant jacket includes a refrigerant cooling member, a cover member and a strength member. The cooling member is constructed of aluminum or aluminum...
Mechanical assembly and method to provide form-factor and wire alike
adaptation of existing platform hardware...
An Intelligent Electronic Device (IED) includes a plurality of hardware modules including a pair of analog input modules (AIM) modules, a Power Supply Module...
Mobility-based reselection scan scheduling
An architecture is described that can determine a scanning schedule for reselection scanning in connection with a wireless communication network or service. The...
Load-based dynamic fractional frequency reuse in an LTE network
A services node or central controller or coordinator is provided that dynamically computes fractional frequency reuse allocation among user equipment in a radio...
Apparatus, and associated method, for facilitating network selection at a
mobile node utilizing a network...
Apparatus, and an associated method, for facilitating with which network of a group of wireless local area networks that a mobile node attempts to communicate....
Transporting residue of vehicle position data via wireless network
The invention relates to compressed data transmission in wireless data communication. Disclosed are methods and apparatuses for transporting residue of vehicle...
Devices and methods for network-coded and caching-aided content
A method for transmitting data files in a network includes receiving requests from destination devices for packets of the data files. The method includes...
Operation environment migration support device, record medium with program
stored therefor, and method therefor
An operation environment migration support device obtains, from first and second physical server devices, element information on an element of a virtual...
AAS direct signaling framing methodologies to support high capacity
A new frame structure applicable to the IEEE 802.16 OFDMA wireless waveform is described, for the purposes of increasing base station capacity, increasing...
Advance mobile communications gateway with satcom backhaul access and a
modularized data security system and...
A system and method are provided for implementing a security construct for downloading, delivering and protecting large amounts of data for transfer to an...
Hardware data compressor that constructs and uses dynamic-prime huffman
A hardware data compressor for compressing an input block of characters. A first hardware engine that, for an initial fraction of the input block of characters...
3D semiconductor device
A semiconductor device comprising first layer comprising multiplicity of first transistors and, second layer comprising multiplicity of second transistors and,...
Fluid turbine modular electric generator including removable stator
modules with integrated power electronics...
An electric power generation system may be constructed of multiple similar generator modules arranged between a rotor and a stator. The rotor may be coupled to...
Charge pump circuit suitable for low voltage operation
A charge pump device with NMOS transistor circuit is provided for low voltage operation. The charge pump stage, comprising four NMOS transistors and three...
Creepage design terminal strip
A terminal strip and a method of improving a creepage dielectric strength of the same includes a base plate, a barrier, each constructed from an insulating...
An electrode assembly for a secondary battery comprising an adiabatic layer attached to the negative electrode layer is disclosed. The electrode assembly...
Piezoelectric bender with additional constructive resonance
Embodiments related to a piezoelectric bender that comprises a spring and mass element to provide additional constructive resonance. An embodiment provides an...
Asymmetric dense floating gate nonvolatile memory with decoupled capacitor
A nonvolatile memory ("NVM") bitcell with one or more active regions capacitively coupled to the floating gate but that are separated from both the source and...
Three-dimensional charge trapping NAND cell with discrete charge trapping
A three-dimensional charge trap semiconductor device is constructed with alternating insulating and gate layers stacked over a substrate. During the...
White key of keyboard instrument
A white key of a keyboard instrument includes: an upper wall elongated in a front and rear direction; and a pair of side walls extending downward respectively...
Methods and systems for wind mitigation in autonomous parafoil guidance
According to one aspect, a flight controller constructed to control a parafoil in flight from a starting location to a target location is provided. The flight...
Image database constructing method and device using the same
Disclosed is a device for constructing image database, including: an image input unit for receiving an image; and a building identification unit configured to...
Palette generation using user-selected images
Automatic generation of custom palettes based on an image selected by a user is disclosed. In various embodiments, automatic palette generation may involve...
Creating templates for fingerprint authentication
The present invention concerns a method, a system, a device for enrolling biometric data of a body part to be used for user authentication, using a ...
Method and system for provisioning of dental implants and related services
The present invention relates to a system and method for dental implant and restorative services. By locating the key functions at one physical location, dental...
Fast recognition algorithm processing, systems and methods
Systems and methods of quickly recognizing or differentiating many objects are presented. Contemplated systems include an object model database storing...
Rights management system for streamed multimedia content
To communicate requirements for a digital license from a receiver of corresponding digital content to a computing device upon which the digital content is to be...
Detecting appliances in a building from coarse grained meter data with
Detecting appliance in a building, in one aspect, may comprise receiving meter data associated with energy consumption, the meter data comprising at least...
Constructing queries using query filters on online social networks
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a first search query including a selection of a first query-domain. The first query-domain may correspond to a...
Generating multiple versions of a content item for multiple platforms
In one embodiment, a method includes constructing a plurality of versions of a first content item respectively for a plurality of device platforms, the first...
Low latency dynamic route selection
Communicating among cores in a computing system comprising a plurality of cores, each core comprising a processor and a switch, includes: routing a packet from...
Inter-process communication channel
Techniques are described herein that are capable of constructing an inter-process communication channel, for example, between a requesting component and a...
Programmable device implementing fixed and floating point functionality in
a mixed architecture
Configurable specialized processing blocks, such as DSP blocks, are described that implement fixed and floating-point functionality in a single mixed...
Modular modifiable computer keyboard
A computer keyboard is designed to accommodate a variety of security features that may be installed in the keyboard during manufacturing, whereby various...