Patents - 2010

Selectable-tap equalizer
Jared L. Zerbe, Vladimir Stojanovic and Fred F. Chen
U.S. Patent 7,860,156. December 2010

Adhesive microstructure and method of forming same
Robert Full, Ronald S. Fearing, Thomas Kenny and Kellar Autumn
U.S. Patent 7,828,982. November 2010

Nano-electro-mechanical memory cells and devices
Hei Kam and Tsu-Jae King Liu
U.S. Patent 7,839,710. November 2010

Three terminal nonvolatile memory device with vertical gated diode
Thomas H. Lee, Vivek Subramanian, James M. Cleeves, Mark G. Johnson, Paul Michael Farmwald and Igor G. Kouznetzov
U.S. Patent 7,825,455. November 2010

System and method for reliably communicating information without explicit acknowledgements
Alec Woo and David E. Culler
U.S. Patent 7,844,212. November 2010

Distal bevel-tip needle control device and algorithm
Robert J. Webster, III, Allison M. Okamura, Noah J. Cowan, Gregory Chirikjian, Ken Goldberg and Ron Alterovitz
U.S. Patent 7,822,458. October 2010

Multi-tone system with oversampled precoders
Vladimir Stojanovic, Amir Amirkhany and Jared L. Zerbe
U.S. Patent 7,817,743. October 2010

Passive electronic devices
Michael V. Wolkin and Ana Claudia Arias
U.S. Patent 7,816,146. October 2010

Vertically stacked field programmable nonvolatile memory and method of fabrication
Vivek Subramanian and James M. Cleeves
U.S. Patent 7,816,189. October 2010

Nanostructured friction enhancement using fabricated microstructure
Carmel Majidi, Richard Groff and Ronald S. Fearing
U.S. Patent 7,799,423. September 2010

Optimization of streaming data throughput in unreliable networks
Minghua Chen and Avideh Zakhor
U.S. Patent 7,796,517. September 2010

Absolute power detector
Timothy J. Dupuis, David R. Welland, Susanne A. Paul and Ali Niknejad
U.S. Patent 7,804,364. September 2010

Method and apparatus for optimizing a queue based cross layer in a wireless ad-hoc network
Su-Won Lee, Yongsuk Park, Jong-Ho Bang, Jean Walrand, Jeong-Hoon Mo and Jae-Wook Kwak
U.S. Patent 7,782,785. August 2010

Producing layered structures using printing
Michael V. Wolkin and Ana Claudia Arias
U.S. Patent 7,784,173. August 2010

Method, apparatus, and system for object recognition, object segmentation and knowledge acquisition
Luis von Ahn, Ruoran Liu, Manuel Blum, Alexei (Alyosha) Efros and Maria Manuela Veloso
U.S. Patent 7,785,180. August 2010

Shielded capacitor structure
Susanne A. Paul, Timothy J. Dupuis and Ali Niknejad
U.S. Patent 7,754,606. July 2010

Multi-mode tags and methods of making and using the same
Patrick Smith, James Montague Cleeves, Vikram Pavate and Vivek Subramanian
U.S. Patent 7,750,792. July 2010

Optimizing integrated circuit design through use of sequential timing information
Christoph Albrecht, Philip Chong, Andreas Kuehlmann, Ellen Sentovich and Roberto Passerone
U.S. Patent 7,743,354. June 2010

Minimizing power consumption in a wireless system for a sensor networks using time slots for nodes
Pravin Varaiya and Coleri Ergen Sinem
U.S. Patent 7,738,413. June 2010

Compliant base to increase contact for micro- or nano-fibers
Carmel Majidi, Richard E. Groff, Ronald S. Fearing and Steven D. Jones
U.S. Patent 7,709,087. May 2010

Partial response receiver
Vladimir Stojanovic, Mark A. Horowitz, Jared L. Zerbe, Anthony Bessios, Andrew C.C. Ho, Jason C. Wei, Grace Tsang and Bruno W. Garlepp
U.S. Patent 7,715,501. May 2010

Shielded capacitor structure
Susanne A. Paul, Timothy J. Dupuis and Ali Niknejad
U.S. Patent 7,714,371. May 2010

Digital transmitter with data stream transformation circuitry
Elad Alon, Vladimir Stojanovic and Amir Amirkhany
U.S. Patent 7,711,063. May 2010

Adhesive microstructure and method of forming same
Ronald S. Fearing and Metin Setti
U.S. Patent 7,691,307. April 2010

Partial response receiver
Vladimir Stojanovic, Mark A. Horowitz, Jared L. Zerbe, Anthony Bessios, Andrew C.C. Ho, Jason C. Wei, Grace Tsang and Bruno W. Garlepp
U.S. Patent 7,706,480. April 2010

Systems and methods for performing software performance estimations
Luciano Lavagno, Mihai Lazarescu, Alberto L. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli and Marcello Lajolo
U.S. Patent 7,702,499. April 2010

Noise-tolerant signaling schemes supporting simplified timing and data recovery
Andrew Ho, Vladimir Stojanovic, Fred F. Chen, Elad Alon and Mark A. Horowitz
U.S. Patent 7,672,380. March 2010

Nanoparticles with controlled growth
Ali Javey and Hongjie Dai
U.S. Patent 7,655,272. February 2010

High speed signaling system with adaptive transmit pre-emphasis
Vladimir Stojanovic, Andrew C. C. Ho, Anthony Bessios, Fred F. Chen, Elad Alon and Mark A. Horowitz
U.S. Patent 7,656,981. February 2010

Transmitter with skew reduction
Elad Alon and Sudhakar Pamarti
U.S. Patent 7,650,526. January 2010

Method, apparatus, and system for encoding and decoding side information for multimedia transmission
Harinath Garudadri and Kannan Ramchandran
U.S. Patent 7,643,558. January 2010

Systems and methods of beamforming in radio frequency identification applications
Upamanyu Madhow and Ben J. Wild
U.S. Patent 7,652,577. January 2010

Method of manufacturing fine features for thin film transistors
Eugene M. Chow, William S. Wong, Michael Chabinyc and Ana Claudia Arias
U.S. Patent 7,749,396. January 2010

Complementary field-effect transistors having enhanced performance with a single capping layer
Kyoungsub Shin and Tsu-Jae King Liu
U.S. Patent 7,649,230. January 2010