Patents database

School of Engineering Patents, 2000-2016

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Time-of-flight based imaging system using a display as illumination source
Cristiano Niclass, Edoardo Charbon, Julian Nolan
EPFL (Time)
International patent

Cell surface coupling of nanoparticles
Darrell Irvine, Yiran Zheng, Li Tang
MIT (2017)
International patent

Power converter system for renewable energy sources
Francesco Canales, Frederick Kieferndorf, Drazen Dujic
ABB (2017)
International patent

Solar Photovoltaic Module
Ballif Christophe, Escarre Palou Jordi, Perret-Aebi Laure-Emmanuelle, Li Hengyu
CSEM (2017)
U.S.A. patent

Compact Drop-on-Demand Apparatus Using Light Actuation Through Optical Fibers
Delrot Paul, Psaltis Demetri, Moser Christophe
EPFL (2017)
U.S.A. patent

Compact Side and Multi Angle Illumination Lensless Imager and Method of Operating the Same
Manon Rostykus, Christophe Moser
EPFL (2017)
U.S.A. patent

Device for high- throughput sample slicing and characterization
Robert Meissner, Philippe Renaud
EPFL (2017)
International patent

Digital Holographic Device
Christophe Moser, Zahra Monemhaghdoust, Frdric Montfort, Christian Depeursinge, Yves Emery
Lyncee Tec S.A. (2017)
U.S.A. patent

Functional optical coherent imaging
Theo Lasser, Dimitri Van De Ville, Erica Martin-Williams, Marcel Leutenegger, Iwan Maerki, Michael Friedrich, Martin Villiger
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Molecular sensing device
Jiandong Feng, Ke Liu, Aleksandra Radenovic
EPFL (2016)
Europe patent

Boolean logic optimization in majority-inverter graphs
Luca Gaetano Amar, Pierre-Emmanuel Julien Marc Gaillardon, Giovanni De Micheli
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Multilayer mems cantilevers
Georg Ernest Fantner, Jonathan David Adams, Nahid Hosseini
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Method for the preparation of a coating
Holger Frauenrath, Stephen Schrettl, Bjoern Schulte, Yves Leterrier
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Device and method for injection, photoactivation and solidifaction of liquid embolic material in the vascular system or other organic cavities
Andreas Schmocker, Christophe Moser, Pascal Mosimann
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Pedometer and method for analyzing motion data
Benedikt Fasel, Cyntia Duc, Farzin Dadashi, Kamiar Aminian
Swatch R&D (2016)
International patent

Method and apparatus of using a scanning probe microscope
Georg Ernest Fantner, Jonathan David Adams, Adrian Pascal Nievergelt
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Bidirectional Limb Neuro-Prosthesis
Stanisa Raspopovic, Francesco Maria Petrini, Marco Capogrosso, Marco Bonizzato, Silvestro Micera
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

General Two Degree of Freedom Isotropic Harmonic Oscillator and Associated Time Base
Simon Henein, Lennart Rubbert, Ilan Vardi
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Waveguide Fabrication Method
Tobias Kippenberg, Martin Hubert Peter Pfeiffer, Arne Kordts
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Bending Compensating Device, System and Method for Optical Waveguides
Damien Loterie, Sebastien Walpen, Edgar Emilio Morales Delgado, Christophe Moser, Demetri Psaltis
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Silicon-photonics-based optical switch
Ming C. Wu, Sangyoon Han, Tae Joon Seok, Niels Quack, Byung-Wook Yoo
The Regents Of The University Of California (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Ophthalmic contact lens with a compressible affinity matrix
Amlie Barbara Hildegarde Bduer, Thomas Braschler, Philippe Renaud, Franois Majo
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Resistive Switching Element and Use Thereof
Davide Sacchetto, Shashi Kanth Bobba, Pierre-Emmanuel Julien Marc Gaillardon, Yusuf Leblebici, Giovanni De Micheli, Tugba Demirci
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

High precision trajectory and speed sensor and measuring method
Benedikt Fasel, Kamiar Aminian
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Needle for invasive medical use and needle assembly
Axel Bertholds, Pere Llosas, Simon Henein, Charles Baur
Sensoptic SA (2016)
International patent

Devices, systems and methods for dispensing and analysing particles
David Vincent Bonzon, Georges Henri Muller, Philippe Renaud, Yann Barrandon, Jean-Baptiste Bureau, Steve Bguin
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Device and System Having Water Microelectrolyzer Cells and Method of Using the Same
Christophe Moser, Demetri Psaltis, Miguel Antonio Modestino, Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini Hashemi
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Microfabricated neurostimulation device
Andre Mercanzini, Philippe Renaud
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Device and System Having Water Microelectrolyzer Cells and Method of Using the Same
Christophe Moser, Demetri Psaltis, Miguel Antonio Modestino, Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini Hashemi
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Non-invasively adjustable drainage device
Nikolaos Stergiopulos
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

System to deliver adaptive epidural and/or subdural electrical spinal cord stimulation to facilitate and restore locomotion after a neuromotor impairment
Grgoire Courtine, Nikolaus Wenger, Moraud Eduardo Martin, Silvestro Micera, Marco Bonizzato
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Self-Tracking Solar Concentrator Device
Volker Zagolla, Christophe Moser, Jacques-Edouard Moser
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Difficult intubation or ventilation or extubation prediction system
Patrick Schoettker, Gabriel Cuendet, Christophe Perruchoud, Matteo Sorci, Jean-Philippe Thiran
CHUV (2016)
U.S.A. patent

One Transistor Active Pixel Sensor with Tunnel FET
Mihai Adrian Ionescu, Nilay Dagtekin
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Compact low-power recording architecture for multichannel acquisition of biological signals and method for compressing said biological signal data
Mahsa Shoaran, Mahdad Hosseini KamalL, Alexandre Schmid
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Nucleic acid nanostructures for in vivo agent delivery
William M. Shih, Nandhini Ponnuswamy, Maartje Bastings
Harvard College (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Nanopore forming method and uses thereof
Jiandong Feng, Ke Liu, Aleksandra Radenovic, Yann Astier
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Driven dual phase lock loop
Steve Tanner, Yazhou Zhao, Pierre-Andr Farine
EPFL (2016)
Europe patent

Sensing Tip with Electrical Impedance Sensor
David Vincent Bonzon, Georges Henri Muller, Philippe Renaud, Yann Barrandon
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Apparatus for producing patterned illumination
Markus Rossi, Hans Peter Herzig, Philipp Mueller, Ali Naqavi, Gomez Daniel Infante, Moshe Doron, Matthias Gloor, Alireza Yasan, Hartmut Rudmann, Martin Lukas Balimann, Mai-Lan Elodie Boytard, Bassam Hallal, Daniel Perez Calero, Julien Boucart, Hendrik Volkerink
Heptagon Micro Optics Pte. Ltd. (2016)
International patent

Observation device with optical compensation
David Vincent Bonzon, Steve Beguin, David Forchelet, Georges Henri Muller, Philippe Renaud, Yann Barrandon
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Optical prism for creating multiple views of an image
Marcel Leutenegger, Stefan Geissbuehler, Theo Lasser
EPFL (2016)
Europe patent

Apparatus for salt separation under supercritical water conditions
Daniel Favrat, Franois Marchal, Ensinas Adriano Viana, Alberto Mian
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Synthetic skin for recording and modulating physiological activities
Ivan Rusev Minev, Arthur Hirsch, Pavel Musienko, Grgoire Courtine, Stephanie P. Lacour
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Gastro-intestinal biomarkers for diagnosis and therapies of proteinopathies
Theo Lasser, Tristan Bolmont, Taoufiq Harach, Walid Hanna, Frida Fak, Nittaya Marungruang
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Method for Preparing Topographically Structured Microarrays
Samy Gobaa, Matthias Lutolf
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Light harvesting photovoltaic device
Rolando Ferrini, Ton Offermans, Benjamin Gallinet, Roland Hany, Frank Nesch, Thomas P. Geiger
EMPA, CSEM (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Optical antennas for advanced integrated circuit testing
M. Selim nl, Bennett B. Goldberg, Yusuf Leblebici
Boston University (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Devices for high-throughput aggregation and manipulation of mammalian cells
Sylke Hhnel, Nathalie Brandenberg, Matthias Lutolf
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Solar module and its production process
Nicolas Wyrsch, Laure-Emmanuelle Perret-Aebi, Acha Hessler-Wyser
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Method and device for mixing two streams of droplets
Matthias Lutolf, Andrea Negro, Yoji Tabata
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Composable Method for Explicit Power Flow Control in Electrical Grids
Jean-Yves Le Boudec, Andrey Bernstein, Mario Paolone
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Organic devices for the photoinhibition of excitable cells
Diego Ghezzi, Fabio Benfenati, Guglielmo Lanzani, Maria Rosa Antognazza, Giuliano Freddi, Ilaria Donelli, Maurizio Mete, Grazia Pertile
Fondazione Istituto Italiano Di Tecnologia, Istituto Don Calabria - Ospedale Classificato Sacro Cuore (2016)
U.S.A. patent

A method for building a structure containing living cells
Matthias Lutolf, Andrea Negro
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Synthetic matrix for controlled cell ingrowth and tissue regeneration
Matthias Lutolf, Jason Charles Schense, Anna Jen, Jeffrey Alan Hubbell
Universitat Zurich, Matthias Lutolf, Jason Charles Schense, Anna Jen, Jeffrey Alan Hubbell, ETHZ (2016)
Canada patent

Distributed Intelligent Modules System Using Power-line Communication for Electrical Appliance Automation
Laurent Fabre, Maher Kayal, Fabrizio Lo Conte, Thierry Barras
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Method and device to modify the electrical properties of an organic and/or molecular material
James A. Hutchison, Cyriaque Genet, Thomas W. Ebbesen, Paolo Samori, Emanuele ORGIU, Jino George, Francesco Stellacci
Universite De Strasbourg, Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique, Centre International De Recherche Aux Frontieres De La Chimie (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Minimally Invasive Optical Photoacoustic Endoscopy with a Single Waveguide for Light and Sound
Emmanuel Bossy, Jean-Pierre Huignard, Olivier Simandoux, Christophe Moser, Demetri Psaltis, Ioannis Papadopoulos, Nicolino Stasio, Salma Farahi
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Generating optical pulses via a soliton state of an optical microresonator
Tobias Herr, Michael L. Gorodetsky, Tobias Kippenberg
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

System for adjusting pressure locally acting on the skin and subcutaneous tissue
Yves Perriard, Zoltan Pataky, Daniel Grivon, Yoan Civet
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Foldable and self-deployable aerial vehicle
Stefano Mintchev, Ludovic Daler, Dario Floreano
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Microfluidic device, system and method for the study of organisms
Matteo Cornaglia, Martin Gijs, Daniel Migliozzi
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Membrane-less electrolyzer
Hashemi Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini, Jae-Woo Choi, Demetri Psaltis, Miguel Antonio Modestino
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Arrays of discrete cell culture microenvironments, method of making such arrays and uses thereof
Matthias Lutolf, Adrian Ranga
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Systems and methods for treating sexual disorders using electro-stimulation
Rodrigo Araujo Fraga da Silva, Nikolaos Stergiopulos
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Method for directing tube components
Lonard Medico, Alexandre Gallet, Florent Monay, Salim Kayal, Franois Fleuret
Asiapack Holding SA (2016)
Europe patent

Thermal infrared image sensor
Peter Seitz, Alexandru Rusu
Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. (2016)
International patent

Nanomechanical resonator array and production method thereof
Burhanettin Erdem Alaca, Yusuf Leblebici, Ismail Yorulmaz, Yasin Kilinc, Bekir Aksoy
KOC UNIVERSITESI (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Two-dimensional polymeric structures and method for producing thereof
Ye Pu, Marcin Stefan Zielinski, Demetri Psaltis, Jeffrey Alan Hubbell
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Methods for engineering polar discontinuities in non-centrosymmetric honeycomb lattices and devices including a two-dimensional insulating material and a polar discontinuity of electric polarization
Marco Gibertini, Giovanni Pizzi, Nicola Marzari
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Method and apparatus for measuring the local birefingence along an optical waveguide
Luc Thevenaz, Miguel Gonzalez-Herraez, Hernandez Marcelo Alfonso Soto, Hugo Fidalgo Martins, Xin Lu
EPFL, Universidad De Alcal (2016)
International patent

Device for photoactivation and reaction monitoring
Andreas Schmocker, Christophe Moser, Dominique Pioletti, Pierre-Etienne Bourban
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Method for speeding up boolean satisfiability
Luca Gaetano Amar, Pierre-Emmanuel Julien Marc Gaillardon, Giovanni De Micheli
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Method for a cell-based drug screening assay and the use thereof
Simone Rizzi, Guillaume Jacot, Matthias Ltolf
Qgel SA (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Methods & compounds useful in hematopoietic stem cell medicine
Nicola Vannini, Matthias Lutolf, Johan Auwerx, Olaia Naveiras, Mukul Girotra
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Device for photoactivation and reaction monitoring
Andreas Schmocker, Christophe Moser, Dominique Pioletti, Pierre-Etienne Bourban
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Pattern-based fpga logic block and clustering algorithm
Xifan Tang, Pierre-Emmanuel Julien Marc Gaillardon, Giovanni De Micheli
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Solar photovoltaic module
Christophe Ballif, Toralf Scharf, Jordi Escarre
CSEM (2016)
U.S.A. patent

System for the remote monitoring of the hydration status of a living being
Mihai Adrian Ionescu, Hol Guerin
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Wearable, multi-parametric wireless system-in-patch for hydration level monitoring
Mihai Adrian Ionescu, Hol Guerin
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Composite Material Comprising a Precious Metal, Manufacturing Process and Use of Such Material
Senad Hasanovic, Andreas Mortensen, Ludger Weber, Reza Tavangar
Hublot SA (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Apparatus for producing patterned illumination including at least one array of light sources and at least one array of microlenses
Markus Rossi, Hans Peter Herzig, Philipp Mller, Ali Naqavi, Daniel Infante Gmez, Moshe Doron, Matthias Gloor, Alireza Yasan
Heptagon Micro Optics Pte Ltd (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Phase transfer based chemical sensing
Stefan Guldin, Yang Ye, Silke Krol, Francesco Stellacci
EPFL (2016)
International patent

System for optical detection and imaging of sub-diffraction-limited nano-objects
Hui Yang, Matteo Cornaglia, Martin Gijs
EPFL (2016)
International patent

Semiconductor tunneling device
Cem Alper, Livio Lattanzio, Mihai Adrian Ionescu, Luca De Michielis, Nilay Dagtekin
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Facility for drying and roasting biomass with improved energy efficiency
Emanuela Peduzzi, Franois Marchal, Guillaume Boissonnet
Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Energies Alternatives (2016)
International patent

Method and apparatus for head worn display with multiple exit pupils
Eric Tremblay, Mickael Guillaum, Christophe Moser
EPFL (2016)
International patent

High-performance low-power near-vt resistive memory-based fpga
Pierre-Emmanuel Gaillardon, Xifan Tang, Giovanni De Micheli
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Infrared absorption spectroscopy
Ronen Adato, Hatice Altug
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Manufacturing of orifices in glass like materials, e.g. nanocapillaries, and objects obtained according to this process
Lorenz Jan Steinbock, Aleksandra Radenovic
EPFL (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Apparatus and method for optical frequency comb generation using a monolithic micro-resonator
Del Haye Pascal, Kippenberg Tobias, Schliesser Albert
MAX PLANCK GESELLSCHAFT (2016)
Japan patent

Optical detector and amplifier for rf-detection
Eugene Simon Polzik, Albert Schliesser, Silvan Schmid, Anders Sondberg Sorensen, Jacob M. Taylor, Koji Usami, Tolga Bagci, Anders Simonsen, Luis Guillermo Villanueva, Emil Zeuthen, Juergen Appel
Kobenhavns Universitet (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Eye gaze tracking system and method
Nuri Murat Arar, Jean-Philippe Thiran, Olivier Theytaz
Logitech Europe SA - Quartier De I'Innovation, Logitech Europe SA (2016)
U.S.A. patent

Electrochemical cell
Pascal Heck, Michael STALDER, Fredy Zuellig, Kurosh Sohi, Yves Leterrier, Jericho Lynn Moll, Jean-Baptiste Leran, Jan-Anders Manson
Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd (AG/SA) (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Post-cmos processing and 3d integration based on dry-film lithography
Carlotta Guiducci, Yusuf Leblebici, Yksel Temiz
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Parity-time symmetric metasurfaces and metamaterials
Andrea Alu, Romain Fleury, Dimitrios Sounas
Board Of Regents, The University Of Texas System (2015)
International patent

A gaze estimation method and apparatus
Mora Kenneth Alberto Funes, Jean-Marc Odobez
Idiap (2015)
International patent

Transflective holographic film for head worn display
Christophe Moser, Mickael Guillaume, Eric Tremblay, Juergen Brugger, Victor Cadarso, Jonas Grossenbacher
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Vertical take-off and landing aerial vehicle
Adrien Briod, Mariusz Przemyslaw Kornatowski, Adam Klaptocz, Jean-Christophe Zufferey, Dario Floreano
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Optical process and optical device, allowing to avoid unwanted nonlinear effects in an optical fiber
Luc Thevenaz, Hernandez Marcelo Alfonso Soto
Omnisens SA (2015)
International patent

Catheter for sub-surface ablation in biological tissue
Demetri Psaltis, Donald Benjaman Conkey, Thomas Lanvin, Jae-Woo Choi
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Apparatus and method for optimized stimulation of a neurological target
Andr Mercanzini, Philippe Renaud
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Apparatus and methods for treating excess intraocular fluid
Bigler, Stephane; Stergiopulos, Nikolaos
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method for the electrical passivaton of electrode arrays and/or conductive paths in general, and a method for producing stretchable electrode arrays and/or stretchable conductive paths in general
Iva Rusev Minev, Stephanie P. Lacour
EPFL (2015)
International patent

MEMS Component Having AlN and Sc and Method for Manufacturing a MEMS Component
Gilles Moulard, Paul Muralt, Ramin Matloub
Epcos AG (2015)
U.S.A. patent

BAW Component and Method for Manufacturing a BAW Component
Gilles Moulard, Paul Muralt, Ramin Matloub, Thomas Metzger
Epcos AG (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Low Power Nanoelectronics
Huichu Liu, Ramesh Vaddi, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan, Suman Datta, Moon Seok Kim, Xueqing Li, Alexandre Schmid, Mahsa Shoaran, Unsuk Heo
Penn State Research Foundation (2015)
U.S.A. patent

System and method for producing optical sinc-shaped pulses
Thomas Schneider, Camille-Sophie Brs, Luc Thvenaz, Marcelo Alfonso Soto Hernnandez, Mohammad Mehdi Alem Karladani, Mohammad Amin Shoaie, Armand Vedadi-Comte
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Hardware-Oriented Dynamically Adaptive Disparity Estimation Algorithm and its Real-Time Hardware
Abdulkadir Akin, Yusuf Leblebici, Alexandre Schmid, Ipek Baz, Irem Boybat, Huseyin Baris Atakan
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

A method and a device for non invasive blood pressure measurement
Junior Alair Dias, Srinivasan Murali, Alonso David Atienza, Vallejos Francisco, Javier Rincon
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Blends of oligopeptide terminal polyisobutylene or polystyrene
Emmanuel Croisier, Holger Frauenrath, Su Liang, Vronique Michaud
EPFL (2015)
Europe patent

Infrared transmitting cover sheet
Christophe Ballif, Palou Jordi Escarre, Laure-Emmanuelle Perret-Aebi, Hengyu Li
CSEM (2015)
International patent

Method to determine a direction and amplitude of a current velocity estimate of a moving device
Adrien Briod, Jean-Christophe Zufferey, Dario Floreano
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

High-throughput nanoimmunoassay chip
Sebastian Maerkl, Jose Luis Garcia-Cordero
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method for optimizing a piezoelectric actuator structure for a deformable lens
John Phair, Paul Muralt
Polight AS (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Electric module for subsea applications
Cedric Bessire, Christian Spindler, Hamit Duran, Jrgen Schuderer
ABB Technology Ltd (2015)
International patent

Systems and methods for tracking interacting objects
Engin Turetken, Pascal Fua, Francois Fleuret, Xinchao Wang
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method and apparatus for a photoacoustic probe using a multimode fiber
Demetri Psaltis, Christophe Moser
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method to fabricate finfet sensors, in particular, finfet sensors for ionic, chemical and biological applications on si-bulk
Sara Rigante, Adrian Mihai Ionescu
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method for detecting abnormalities in an electrocardiogram
Ruben Braojos Lopez, Giovanni Ansaloni, David Atienza Alonso, Francisco Rincon Vallejos, Srinivasan Murali
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Active agent-particle combination supporting bone regeneration
Ulrike Kettenberger, Dominique Pioletti
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Imaging element, image capturing apparatus, and measuring system
Etoh Takeharu, Charbon Edoardo
Etoh Takeharu, Charbon Edoardo (2015)
International patent

Method of manufacturing bistable strips having different curvatures
Emilie Trioux, Pascal Ancey, Stephane Monfray, Thomas Skotnicki, Skandar Basrour, Paul Muralt
ST Micro (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Large field of view multi-camera endoscopic apparatus with omni-directional illumination
mer Cogal, Yusuf Leblebici
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Hydrogel precursor formulation and production process thereof
Simone Rizzi, Matthias Lutolf
Qgel SA (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Majority logic synthesis
Pierre-Emmanuel Julien Marc Gaillardon, Luca Gaetano Amar, Micheli Giovanni De
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Separately excited synchronous machine with excitation supplied from dc-link of stator inverter
Drazen Dujic, Jonas Wahlstroem
ABB (2015)
Europe patent

Timepiece oscillator
Simon Henein, Ivar Kjelberg
CSEM (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Use of hyper gliding for reducing friction between an input device and a reference surface
Christophe Rolf Lucien Winter, Yves Perriard
Logitech Europe (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Irrigation solution with nanoparticles for endodontics
Ouay Benjamin Le, Francesco Stellacci, Janine Conde, Selma Mefti
Maillefer Instruments Holding (2015)
Europe patent

Method and apparatus for low complexity spectral analysis of bio-signals
Georgios Karakonstantis, Aviinaash Sankaranarayanan, Andreas Burg, Srinivasan Murali, David Atienza Alonso
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Anisotropic nanoporous coatings for medical implants
Laurent-Dominique Piveteau, Heinrich Hofmann, Frederic Neftel
Debiotech SA (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Device and method for testing a material response to a compound
Robert Meissner, Philippe Renaud
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Solar module and its production process
Laure-Emmanuelle Perret-Aebi, Patrick Heinstein, Matthieu Despeisse, Christophe Ballif, Michael Stckelberger
EPFL (2015)
Europe patent

Liquid separation device
Philip M. Gschwend, Francesco Stellacci, Roberto Bagatin, Da Deng, Daniel P. Prendergast
Eni Spa, MIT (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Intelligent remote powering
Enver Kilinc, Catherine Dehollain
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

XY Isotropic harmonic oscillator and associated time base without escapement or with simplified escapement
Simon Henein, Ilan Vardi, Lennart Rubbert
EPFL (2015)
Europe patent

Apparatus and method for restoring voluntary control of locomotion in neuromotor impairments
Gregoire Courtine, Silvestro Micera, Zitzewitz Joachim Von
EPFL (2015)
Hong Kong patent

Ablation device and method for subsurface biological tissue ablation
Demetri Psaltis, Jae-Woo Choi, Thomas Lanvin, Alexandre Goy
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Method device and operation method of said device
Arnab Biswas, Nilay Dagtekin, Mihai Adrian Ionescu
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Sensing system and methods for distributed brillouin sensing
Sanghoon Chin, Luc Thevenaz
Omnisens SA (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Method of real-time regulation compliance for wireless transmitters
Mitko Tanevski, Alexis Boegli, Pierre-Andre Farine
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Solar Cell
Christophe Ballif, Jonas Geissbuhler
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Stretchable electronic structures formed of thin films integrated with soft heterogeneous substrate
Hugues Vandeparre, Stephanie Lacour
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

A method of genic transfer into an eukaryotic cell through a viral vector
Francesco Stellacci, Maria Pelliccia, Silke Krol
Fondazione I.R.C.C.S. Istituto Neurologico 'Carlo Besta' (2015)
Europe patent

Junctionless nano-electro-mechanical resonant transistor
Sebastian Thimotee Bartsch, Mihai Adrian Ionescu
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Rocket or artillery launched smart reconnaissance pod
Osman Ersed Akcasu, Ibrahim Onur Uslu, Yusuf Leblebici
Lonestar Inventions LP (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Large area deposition in high vacuum with high thickness uniformity
Giacomo Benvenuti, Estelle Halary-Wagner, Simone Amorosi, Patrik Hoffmann
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Microfabricated scintillation detector
Alessandro Mapelli, Pietro Maoddi, Philippe Renaud
CERN (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Facial rehabilitative device based on robogami (robotic origami) platform
Jamie Paik, Amir Firouzeh
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Close and selective integration of carbon nanomaterials by cvd onto working microelectrodes of multi sensing electrochemical biosensors
Irene Taurino, Sandro Carrara, Micheli Giovanni De, Arnaud Magrez, Lszl Forr
EPFL (2015)
International patent

Self-tracking solar concentrator
Eric Tremblay, Christophe Moser
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Non-reciprocal acoustic devices based on linear or angular momentum biasing
Andrea Alu, Romain Fleury, Dimitrios Sounas
Board Of Regents, The University Of Texas System (2015)
International patent

Methods and apparatus for imaging with multimode optical fibers
Ioannis Papadopoulos, Salma Farahi, Christophe Moser, Demetri Psaltis
EPFL (2015)
U.S.A. patent

Injection device
Romain Besuchet, Yves Perriard, Bernard Legrand
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U.S.A. patent

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Europe patent

In-vivo condition monitoring of metallic implants by electrochemical techniques
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EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Fiber sensing system based on a bragg grating and optical time domain reflectometry
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EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

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Switzerland patent

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CSEM (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Device for the transplantation of cells in suspension
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EPFL (2014)
Europe patent

Cmos compatible non-volatile latch and d-flip flop using resistive switching materials
Tugba Demirci, Davide Sacchetto, Yusuf Leblebici
EPFL (2014)
International patent

Dual-pump sweep-free stimulated brillouin optical distributed sensing method and device
Luc Thevenaz, Herraez Miguel Gonzales, Sbastien Lefloch, Chin Sanghoon, Florian Sauser
Omnisens SA (2014)
International patent

System for clinical assessment of movement disorders
Arash Salarian, Fay Horak, Kamiar Aminian
Oregon Health Science University (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Microparticles, methods for their preparation and use
Stefanie Utech, Radivoje Prodanovic, Esther Amstad, Raluca Ostafe, David A. Weitz, Angelo S. Mao, David J. Mooney, Connie Chang Wilking, Wang Huanan
Harvard College (2014)
U.S.A. patent

A novel cmos image sensor with event/change detection and reduced data redundancy
Gzen Kkl, Sandro Carrara, Micheli Giovanni De
EPFL (2014)
International patent

Optical method and device for identifying and quantifying analytes
Guillaume Surez, Christian Santschi, Olivier Martin
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

A method for computer-aided processing of spatially resolved hyperspectral data, in particular by mass spectrometry data
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SCiLS GmbH (2014)
Germany patent

A novel cmos image sensor with event/change detection and reduced data redundancy
Gzen Kkl, Sandro Carrara, Micheli Giovanni De
EPFL (2014)
International patent

Passive phase noise cancellation element
Eyal Kenig, Michael C. Cross, Ron Lifshitz, Rassul Karabalin, Luis Guillermo Villanueva Torrijo, Matthew Matheny, Michael L. Roukes
Caltech (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Distributed controllers for a power electronics converter
Drazen Dujic, Akos Mester, Roberto Celli
ABB (2014)
U.S.A. patent

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Roland Richard Moser, Andres Peralta, Fernando Manuel Dos Santos Silveiro, Patrick Schoeneich, Francesco Mondada, Frederic Rochat
Alstom Technology Ltd (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Preparation and use of branched polymers containing hydroxyl and acrylate groups
Harm-Anton Klok, Sanhao Ji, Bernd Bruchmann
BASF (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Efficient Method Based on the Electromagnetic Time Reversal to Locate Faults in Power Network
Mario Paolone, Farhad Rachidi-Haeri, Hossein Mahmoudimanesh, Reza Razzaghi, Gaspard Lugrin
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Tissue and cellular imaging
Konstantina Stankovic, Demetri Psaltis, Xin Yang, Ye Pu, Chia-Lung Hsieh
Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Efficient Method Based on the Electromagnetic Time Reversal to Locate Faults in Power Network
Mario Paolone, Farhad Rachidi-Haeri, Hossein Mahmoudimanesh, Reza Razzaghi, Gaspard Lugrin
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Semiconductor photosensor for infrared radiation
Peter Seitz
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International patent

Multilevel converter and a control method for operating a multilevel converter
Drazen Dujic, Francisco Canales, Akos Mester
ABB (2014)
U.S.A. patent

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Swiss Timing Ltd. (2014)
Europe patent

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Alexandre Alahi, Mohammad Golbabaee, Pierre Vandergheynst
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

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Priyanka Kumar, Robert Staszewski, Edoardo Charbon
Fastree 3D Bv (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Mems oscillator
Eric Chevallaz, Marc Pastre, Franois Krummenacher, Maher Kayal
Lemoptix SA (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Fiber Sensor
Alexander Gumennik, Alexander Mark Stolyarov, Brent Richard Schell, Chong Hou, Guillaume Romain Lestoquoy, Fabien Sorin, Richard McDaniel II William, Yoel Fink, Aimee Rose, John Dimitris Joannopoulos
Flir Systems Inc., MIT (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Ultrasonic surgical apparatus with silicon waveguide
Timothy G. Dietz, Foster B. Stulen, William A. Olson, William D. Dannaher, John W. Willis, Sora Rhee, Juergen Burger, Philippe Margairaz, Robert Lockhart, Franz Friedrich, Danick Briand, Herbert Keppner, Jean-Paul Sandoz
Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc (2014)
International patent

Semiconductor device
Andras Kis, Branimir Radisavljevic
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Spectroscopy assembly
Tobias Kippenberg, Ronald Holzwarth
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Synchronization of nanomechanical oscillators
Matthew Matheny, Michael L. Roukes, Michael C. Cross, Luis Guillermo Villanueva Torrijo, Rassul Karabalin
Caltech (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Switching a dc-to-dc converter
Thomas Besselmann, Akos Mester, Drazen Dujic
ABB (2014)
International patent

Reducing leakage current in semiconductor devices
Bin Lu, Elison De Nazareth Matioli, Tomas Apostol Palacios
MIT (2014)
International patent

Automatic online delineation of a multi-lead electrocardiogram bio signal
Hossein Mamaghanian, Francisco Rincon Vallejos, Nadia Khaled, David Atienza Alonso, Pierre Vandergheynst
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Omnidirectional sensor array system
Luigi Bagnato, Laurent Jacques, Pierre Vandergheynst, Hossein Afshari, Alexandre Schmid, Yusuf Leblebici
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Photovoltaic Element
Federico Galliano, Paul Velut, Guillaume Cuvillier, Julien Verrey, Yves Leterrier, Jan-Anders Manson, Alexandre Closset, Diego Fischer
Federico Galliano, Paul Velut, Guillaume Cuvillier, Julien Verrey, Yves Leterrier, Jan-Anders Manson, Alexandre Closset, Diego Fischer (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Omnidirectional sensor array system
Luigi Bagnato, Laurent Jacques, Pierre Vandergheynst, Hossein Afshari, Alexandre Schmid, Yusuf Leblebici
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Automatic online delineation of a multi-lead electrocardiogram bio signal
Hossein Mamaghanian, Francisco Rincon Vallejos, Nadia Khaled, David Atienza Alonso, Pierre Vandergheynst
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Controlling a mocular converter
Akos Mester, Drazen Dujic
ABB (2014)
International patent

Deformable lens having piezoelectric actuators arranged with an interdigitated electrode configuration
John Phair, Paul Muralt
poLight AS (2014)
Europe patent

Object detection method, object detector and object detection computer program
Charles Dubout, Francois Fleuret
Idiap (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Distributed sensing employing stimulated brillouin scattering in optical fibers
Avinoam Zadok, Yair Antman, Luc Thevenaz
Bar Ilan University (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Biocompatible multi-layered structure comprising foam layers and a functional interface
Mathieu Cuenoud, Pierre-Etienne Bourban, Jan-Anders Edvin Manson
EPFL (2014)
International patent

Controlling a modular converter
Akos Mester, Drazen Dujic, Thomas Besselmann
ABB (2014)
International patent

Power distribution system for autonomous facilities
Frederick Kieferndorf, Drazen Dujic, Francisco Canales
ABB (2014)
International patent

Microfluidic large scale integration
Sebastian J. Maerkl, Todd A. Thorsen, Xiaoyan Bao, Stephen R. Quake, Vincent Studer
Caltech (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Energy conversion system
Dimitrios Ladas, Yves Perriard, Christophe Auvigne, Paolo Germano
Schneider Electric Industries SAS (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Metal-organic framework adsorbents for composite gas separation
Jeffrey R. Long, Zoey R. Herm, Joseph A. Swisher, Berend Smit, Rajamani Krishna, Eric Bloch, Leslie Murray
The Regents Of The University Of California (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Printed capacitive sensing device
Lpez Francisco Molina, Danick Briand, De Rooij Nicolas, Quintero Andrs Felipe Vsquez
EPFL (2014)
International patent

Electrical power distribution system for data centers
Drazen Dujic, Frederick Kieferndorf, Francisco Canales
ABB (2014)
International patent

Controllable polarity fet based arithmetic and differential logic
Luca Gaetano Amaru, Pierre-Emmanuel Julien Marc Gaillardon, Giovanni De Micheli
EPFL (2014)
U.S.A. patent

Method for producing microcarriers
Raphal Tornay, Nicolas Demierre, Stephan Gamper, Philippe Renaud
Biocartis SA (2014)
International patent

Reflective optical objective
Davor Kosanic, Bastien Rachet, Victor Cadarso, Juergen Brugger
EPFL (2014)
International patent

Device and method for measuring and imaging second harmonic generation scattered radiation
Sylvie Roke
EPFL (2014)
International patent

System and method for media library navigation and recommendation
Alexandre Alahi, Pierre Vandergheynst, Kirell Benzi
EPFL (2014)
International patent

Optical domain wideband RF spectrum analyzer/channelizer based on third-order nonlinear mixing
Joshua M. Kvavle, James R Adleman, Christopher K. Huynh, Camille-Sophie Bres, Sanja Zlatanovic, Andreas Olof Johan Wiberg, Ping Piu Kuo, Evgeny Myslivets, Everett William Jacobs, Stojan Radic
The United States Of America As Represented By The Secretary Of The Navy (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Ambipolar silicon nanowire field effect transistor
Giovanni De Micheli, Yusuf Leblebici, Michele De Marchi, Davide Sacchetto
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

3d nano-electro-mechanical multiple-state carbon nanotube device structures and methods of fabrication
Ji Cao, Mihai Adrian Ionescu
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Method and system for real-time error mitigation
Francky Catthoor, Mohamed Sabry, Zhe Ma, David Atienza Alonso
IMEC vzw (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Mechanical manipulator for surgical instruments
Ricardo Beira, Reymond Clavel, Hannes Bleuler
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Instrument and method for high-speed perfusion imaging
Theo Lasser, Marc Andre, Michael Friedrich
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Method for obtaining a piezoelectric liner for a high pressure storage vessel
Federico Galliano, Paul Velut, Guillaume Cuvillier, Julien Verrey, Yves Leterrier, Jan-Anders Manson, Alexandre Closset, Diego Fischer
Belenos Clean Power Holding AG (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Ultra-Low Power Multicore Architecture For Parallel Biomedical Signal Processing
Ahmed Yasir Dogan, Jeremy Constantin, Andreas Burg, Alonso David Atienza
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Dual cure compositions, related hybrid nanocomposite materials and dual cure process for producing same
Valrie Geiser, Yves Leterrier, Jan-Anders Edvin Manson
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Ultra-Low Power Multicore Architecture For Parallel Biomedical Signal Processing
Ahmed Yasir Dogan, Jeremy Constantin, Andreas Burg, Alonso David Atienza
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Structure that can channel an elastic wave propagating in a plate
Stphane Enoch, Mohamed Farhat, Sbastien Guenneau, Alexander Movchan
Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique, University Of Liverpool, Universit Paul Czanne Aix-Marseille Iii (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Dual cure compositions, related hybrid nanocomposite materials and dual cure process for producing same
Valrie Geiser, Yves Leterrier, Jan-Anders Edvin Manson
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Sample processing device with detachable slide
Ata Tuna Ciftlik, Martin Gijs
EPFL (2013)
International patent

Microwave resonator, quantum sensor, and atomic clock
Maddalena Violetti, Christoph Affolderbach, Francesco Merli, Anja Skrivervik, Gaetano Mileti
University Of Neuchtel (2013)
International patent

Adjustable fixation system for neurosurgical devices
Jean-Philippe Thiran, Claudio Pollo, Rmi Charrier, David Haag
EPFL, UNIL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

High-sensitivity x-ray detector
Rolf Kaufmann, Peter Seitz
CSEM (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Methods and instruments for assessing bone fracture risk
Paul K. Hansma, Douglas J. Rehn, Georg Fantner, Patricia J. Turner
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U.S.A. patent

Optical force sensing element and microsurgical instrument
Axel Bertholds, Pere Llosas, Simon Henein
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U.S.A. patent

Use of waste products for detecting amyloidogenic proteinaceous material in living mammals
Tristan Bolmont, Patrick Fraering, Theo Lasser, Mitko Dimtrov, Taoufiq Harach
EPFL (2013)
International patent

Hybrid bioorganic interface for neuronal photoactivation, and retinal prosthetic device
Maria Rosa Antognazza, Diego Ghezzi, Marco Dal Maschio, Erica Lanzarini, Guglielmo Lanzani, Fabio Benfenati
Fondazione Istituto Italiano Di Tecnologia (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Method and apparatus for multiple object tracking with k-shortest paths
Franois Fleuret, Jrme Berclaz, Engin Tretken, Pascal Fua
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U.S.A. patent

Semiconductor devices having a recessed electrode structure
Tomas Apostol Palacios, Bin Lu, Elison De Nazareth Matioli
MIT (2013)
International patent

Optical coherent imaging medical device
Marc Andre, Michael Friedrich, Andrey Naumenko, Romain Farkas, Theo Lasser
Aimago S.A. (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Method to determine the distribution of temperature sensors, method to estimate the spatial and temporal thermal distribution and apparatus
Juri Ranieri, Alessandro Vincenzi, Amina Chebira, Martin Vetterli, David Atienza
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Multiple-junction photoelectric device and its production process
Peter Cuony, Matthieu Despeisse, Christophe Ballif, Gaetano Parascandolo
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Ferroic sensor having tini-film field-effect transistor and ferroic layer applied to substrate
Siegfried Bauer, Ingrid Graz, Reinhard Schwdiauer, Christoph Keplinger, Martin Kaltenbrunner, Stphanie Perichon Lacour, Sigurd Wagner
Universitt Linz (2013)
U.S.A. patent

System and method for 3d gait assessment
Benot Mariani, Kamiar Aminian
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Composite hydrogels
De Couraca Ana Carolina Borges, Pierre-Etienne Bourban, Jan-Anders Edvin Manson, Dominique Pioletti, Arne Vogel, Christian Eyholzer, Philippe Tingaut, Tanja Zimmermann
EPFL (2013)
Europe patent

Dispositivo robotico per la riabilitazione degli arti superiori
Bassi Luciani Lorenzo, Micera Silvestro
Scuola Superiore Di Studi Universit Ari E Di Perfe (2013)
Italy patent

Autonomously calibrated magnetic field sensor
Giovanni Maria Anelli, Marc Pastre, Andrea Ajbl, Maher Kayal
Lem Intellectual Property SA (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Method, apparatus and computer program product for determining the location of a plurality of speech sources
Afsaneh Asaei, Herve Bourlard, Volkan Cevher
Idiap (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Low distortion switched-capacitor event-driven analog to digital converter
Vahid Majidzadeh Bafar, Alexandre Schmid, Yusuf Leblebici
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Device for interacting with neurological tissue and methods of making and using the same
Andr Mercanzini, Philippe Renaud, Claudio Pollo
EPFL (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Self-monitoring composite vessel for high pressure media
Jan-Anders Edvin Manson, Yves Leterrier, Judith Waller
Belenos Clean Power Holding AG (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Device and method for monitoring rotor blades of a turbine
Xu Qin, Geisheimer Jonathan, Egger Gerald, Violetti Maddalena, Skrivervik Favre Anja
Meggitt SA (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Self-monitoring composite vessel for high pressure media
Jan-Anders Edvin Manson, Yves Leterrier, Judith Waller
Belenos Clean Power Holding AG (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Fluorescence detection system for detecting fluorescence radiation in time-control synchronism, has image sensor, which is operated to detect fluorescence radiation, where image sensor has multiple photo-detectors
Peter Seitz, Christof Fattinger
CSEM (2013)
Switzerland patent

Apparatus and method for detecting and measuring biomolecular interactions
Nicolas Durand, Iwan Mrki, Theo Lasser
Nicolas Durand, Iwan Mrki, Theo Lasser (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Axial turbine for a rotary atomizer
Michael Baumann, Frank Herre, Marcus Frey, Bernhard Seiz, Harry Krumma, Timo Beyl, Jrg Schiffmann, Stephan Scholl
Michael Baumann, Frank Herre, Marcus Frey, Bernhard Seiz, Harry Krumma, Timo Beyl, Jrg Schiffmann, Stephan Scholl (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Dark field optical coherence microscopy
Martin Villiger, Christophe Pache, Theo Lasser
Martin Villiger, Christophe Pache, Theo Lasser (2013)
U.S.A. patent

Ir-uwb transmitter
Edmund James Colli-Vignarelli, Catherine Dehollain, Jean-Yves Le Boudec
EPFL (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Cumulant microscopy
Geissbuehler, Stefan; Dellagiacoma, Claudio; Geissbuehler, Matthias; Lasser, Theo
EPFL (2012)
Europe patent

Wearable systems for audio, visual and gaze monitoring
Aude Billard, Basilio Noris, Jean-Baptiste Keller
EPFL (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Microfluidic circuit
Charles Baroud, Rmi Dangla, Francois Gallaire
Charles Baroud, Rmi Dangla, Francois Gallaire (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Plastic composite bumper beam for vehicle
Chihoon Choi, Yohan Hahm, Jan-Anders Manson, Tony Jonsson
EELCEE SA, Hyundai Motor Company (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Microheater-based in situ self-cleaning dynamic stencil lithography
Shenqi Xie, Andreea Veronica Savu, Juergen Brugger
EPFL (2012)
International patent

Color conversion films comprising polymer-substituted organic fluorescent dyes
Holger Frauenrath, Rolando Ferrini, Libero Zuppiroli, Stphane Suarez, Roman Niklaus Marty, Justin Gerard McMullen, Michael Schr
EPFL (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Ergonomic handle for haptic devices
Ricardo Beira, Hannes Bleuler, Carreras Laura Santos
EPFL (2012)
International patent

Platinum based alloys
Ludger Weber
EPFL (2012)
International patent

Imaging based interferometric pressure sensor
Wuzhou Song, Demetri Psaltis
Wuzhou Song, Demetri Psaltis (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Device comprising electrical contacts and its production process
Christophe Ballif
EPFL (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Rapid quantification of biomolecules in a selectively functionalized nanofluidic biosensor and method thereof
Nicolas Durand, Iwan Maerki, Stphane Broillet, Annick Mayor, Theo Lasser
Abionic SA (2012)
International patent

Method and apparatus for determining and utilizing a time-expanded decision network
Matthew Silver, Olivier de Weck
MIT (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Light filter and method for using such filter
Andreas Vasdekis, Julien Cuennet, Demetri Psaltis
EPFL (2012)
International patent

Solar cell and its production process
Christophe Ballif, Franz-Joseph Haug, Sean Sweetnam, Thomas Sderstrm
EPFL (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Mechanically stable coating
Arnaud Tourvieille De Labrouhe, Laurent-Dominique Piveteau, Heinrich Hofmann
Debiotech SA (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Elastic substrates and methods of use in cell manipulation and culture
Helen M. Blau, Penney M. Gilbert, Karen Havenstrite, Matthias P. Lutolf, Klas Erik Gustaf Magnusson, John A. Ramunas
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U.S.A. patent

Selective Ion Binding Nanomaterials
Eun seon Cho, Francesco Stellacci, Pietro Cesti, Raffaella Borrelli
Eni Spa, MIT (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Optical fibre optimized for the reduction of nonlinear effects
Luc Thevenaz
EPFL (2012)
International patent

Method and apparatus for determining contextually relevant geographical locations
Jan Otto Blom, Gian Paolo Perrucci, Mats Lnngren, Juha Kalevi Laurila, Niko Tapani Kiukkonen, Julien Eberle, Daniel Gatica-Perez, Raul Montoliu-Colas, Julian Charles Nolan
Nokia Corporation (2012)
International patent

Second harmonic imaging nanoprobes and techniques for use thereof
Periklis Pantazis, Ye Pu, Demetri Psaltis, John H. Hong, Scott E. Fraser
Caltech (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Electric energy conversion system and method for operating same
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ABB (2012)
Europe patent

Surface Wave Enabled Darkfield Aperture
Xiquan Cui, Xin Heng, Changhuei Yang, Axel Scherer, Demetri Psaltis, Guoan Zheng
Caltech (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Mechanically induced trapping of molecular interactions
Stephen R. Quake, Sebastian J. Maerkl
Caltech (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Method and apparatus for enhanced spatial bandwidth wavefronts reconstructed from digital interferograms or holograms
Nicolas Pavillon, Chandra Sekhar Seelamantula, Michael Unser, Christian Depeursinge
Nicolas Pavillon, Chandra Sekhar Seelamantula, Michael Unser, Christian Depeursinge (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Surgical instrument
Jamie Paik, Guillaume Morel, Clment Vidal, Patrick Henri
Jamie Paik, Guillaume Morel, Clment Vidal, Patrick Henri (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Fabricating boron-doped silicon wire for semiconductor structures that are useful in electronic, photonic/photovoltaic devices, by depositing catalyst pads on substrate, and performing catalytic growth of wire in absence of boron precursor
Morin Christine, Faucherand Pascal, Kohen David, Perraud Simon, Tileli Vasiliki
Commissariat Energie Atomique (2012)
France patent

Pulsed light optical rangefinder
Cristiano Niclass, Edoardo Charbon, Mineki Soga, Hiromichi Yanagihara
Toyota Motor Europe Nv/Sa (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Controlling the porosity in an anisotropic coating
Arnaud Tourvieille, Heinrich Hofmann, Laurent-Dominque Piveteau
Debiotech SA (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Location system and corresponding calibration method
Cyril Botteron, Pierre-Andr Farine, Phillip Tom
EPFL (2012)
International patent

Location system and corresponding calibration method
Cyril Botteron, Pierre-Andr Farine, Phillip Tom
EPFL (2012)
International patent

On-chip phase microscope/beam profiler based on differential interference contrast and/or surface plasmon assisted interference
Xiquan Cui, Xin Heng, Changhuei Yang, Axel Scherer, Demetri Psaltis
Caltech (2012)
U.S.A. patent

Silicon micromechanical part e.g. toothed wheel, for movement of mechanical timepiece i.e. mechanical watch, has two secant surfaces connected with each other by junction, where junction is in form of round stop
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CSEM (2012)
Switzerland patent

A process and a plant for hydrothermal synthetic natural gas (sng) production from waste biomass
Martin Gassner, Franois Marchal, Frdric Vogel
PSI (2011)
International patent

Assay device and method for performing biological assays
Nicolas Demierre, Donzel Nader, Jose Gil, Philippe Renaud
Biocartis SA (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Coherent anti-stokes raman holography
Zhiwen Liu, Kebin Shi, Demetri Psaltis, Qian Xu
Penn State Research Foundation (2011)
International patent

Resonance compensation in scanning probe microscopy
Daniel James Burns, Georg Ernest Fantner, Kamal Youcef-Toumi
MIT (2011)
International patent

Control device with an accelerometer system
Hooman Dejnabadi, Kamiar Aminian, Nicolas Chauvin
Logitech Europe (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Preparation and use of branched polymers containing hydroxyl and acrylate groups
Harm-Anton Klok, Sanhao Ji, Bernd Bruchmann
BASF (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Elastically deformable sheet with regions of different elastic modulus for stretchable electronics
Stephanie Lacour, Darryl Paul James Cotton, Ingrid Maria Graz
Cambridge Enterprise Limited (2011)
International patent

Substrate for an optoelectronic device
Peter Chabrecek, Hanspeter Meier, Frank Nueesch, Matthias Rosenfelder, Fernando Araujo de Castro
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U.S.A. patent

System and method for determining the composition of an object
Joachim Nesch, Peter Seitz
CSEM (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Charge pulse detecting circuit
Christian Lotto, Peter Seitz
Christian Lotto, Peter Seitz (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Telemetry system for sensing applications in lossy media
Landre Bolomey, Francesco Merli, Eric Meurville, Jean-Franois Zrcher, Anja Kristin Skrivervik
EPFL (2011)
International patent

Cable pusher guiding system, method and device
Yu Wang, Roland Baeriswyl, Jean-Daniel Schmutz, Francesco Mondada, Franois Rey, Franois Croisier, Grgoire Terrien, Stefan Burschka, Peter Grter
Swisscom (2011)
Europe patent

Thermally activated micromirror and fabrication method
Nicolas Abele, Faouzi Khechana, Philippe Renaud
EPFL (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Ultrafast and ultrasensitive novel photodetectors
Jin Young Kim, Ramses Martinez, Francesco Stellacci, Javier Martinez, Ricardo Garcia
Jin Young Kim, Ramses Martinez, Francesco Stellacci, Javier Martinez, Ricardo Garcia (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Sound converter for installation in an ear
Dominik Kaltenbacher, Armin Schfer, Jonathan Schchtele, Hans-Peter Zenner, Erich Dr. Goll, Ernst Dalhoff, Paul Muralt, Janine Conde
Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Frderung der angewandten Forschung (2011)
Europe patent

Compact low noise signal readout circuit and method for operating thereof
Christian Lotto, Peter Seitz, Simon Neukom
Christian Lotto, Peter Seitz, Simon Neukom (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Active multi-gate micro-electro-mechanical device with built-in transistor
Mihai Adrian Ionescu, Daniel Grogg
EPFL (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Adjustable stereotactic device and method for frameless neurosurgical stereotaxy
Jean-Philippe Thiran, Claudio Pollo
EPFL (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Method for limiting epitaxial growth in a photoelectric device with heterojunctions and photoelectric device
Sara Olibet, Christian Monachon, Jrme Damon-Lacoste, Christophe Ballif
UniNeuch (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Vehicle and method for the independent inspection of hard-to-reach inner spaces
Frederic Rochat, Patrick Schoeneich, Francesco Mondada, Roland Richard Moser
Alstom Technology Ltd (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Fabricating a micromechanical part for mechanical movement of watch, comprises etching the part in substrate, and annealing the part in a reducing atmosphere to cause migration of atoms of the material from sharp edges to make edges round
Jeanneret Sylvain, Rooij Nicolas De
CSEM (2011)
Switzerland patent

Flow control method and device
Michel Bachmann, Alain Jordan, Pierre Fridez, Jean-Charles Montavon, Christian Imbert, Nikos Stergiopulos
Allergan, Inc. (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Microelectromechanical system resonator for microelectromechanical system oscillator used as timebase, has microstructure for electromechanical coupling between vibrating structure and channel to modulate conductivity of conduction element
Ionescu Adrian Mihai, Grogg Daniel, Ayoz Suat
ETA SA MFT HORLOGERE SUISSE (2011)
Switzerland patent

Mems resonator having a transistor and oscillator comprising such a resonator
Adrian Mihai Ionescu, Daniel Grogg, Suat Ayz
Eta Sa Manufacture Horlogre Suisse (2011)
International patent

MEMS resonator with transistor and oscillator comprising such a resonator
Adrian Mihai Ionescu, Daniel Grogg, Suat Ayz
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogre Suisse (2011)
Europe patent

Nanofluidic biosensor and its use for rapid measurement of biomolecular interactions in solution and methods
Nicolas Durand, Yannick Fournier, Theo Lasser, Iwan Mrki
EPFL (2011)
International patent

Image sensor having nonlinear response
Edoardo Charbon, Luciano Sbaiz, Martin Vetterli, Sabine Susstrunk
EPFL (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Piezoelectric Resonator Operating In Thickness Shear Mode
Evgeny Milyutin, Paul Muralt
Evgeny Milyutin, Paul Muralt (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Containers assembled in fluid and corresponding production
Juergen Brugger, Cristina Martin-Olmos, Alcherio Martinoli, Gregory Mermoud
EPFL (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Block copolymers as thermoplastic elastomers made of polyisobutene blocks and oligoamide blocks
Hannah Maria Knig, Arno Lange, Holger Frauenrath, Jan Gebers, Emmanuel Chroisier, Liang Su, Katalin Feher, Roman Marty
BASF (2011)
International patent

System and method for examining an object
Christoph Hauger, Werner Nahm, Theo Lasser, Marcel Leutenegger, Erica Martin-Williams, Antonio Lopez
Carl Zeiss Surgical Gmbh (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Method for fabricating an artificial compound eye
Jacques Duparr, Andreas Brckner, Frank Wippermann, Jean-Christophe Zufferey, Dario Floreano, Nicolas Franceschini, Stephane Viollet, Franck Ruffier
Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Frderung der angewandten Forschung e.V., EPFL, Universit de la Mditerrane - Aix-Marseille II (2011)
Europe patent

Plasmonic waveguides, circuits, and systems
Edoardo Charbon, Mohammad Azim Karami
Technische Universiteit Delft (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Method for Identifying Data Encoded by PPM Modulation, and Receiver for Said Method
Pierre-Andre Farine, Cyril Botteron, Roman Merz
UniNeuch (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Device and method for contacting silicon solar cells
Arthur Bchel, Christophe Ballif
X-Cells S.A. (2011)
International patent

Isochronism corrector for clockwork escapement and escapement provided with such a corrector
Simon Henein, Philippe Schwab
CSEM (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Stimuli responsive membrane
Laurent Lavanant, Harm-Anton Klok
Sensile Pat AG (2011)
International patent

Neural interface
Stephanie Lacour, James Fawcett, James Fitzgerald, Edward Tarte, Steve McMahon
Cambridge Enterprise Limited (2011)
U.S.A. patent

Production and use of polymers comprising hydroxy groups and acrylate groups
Harm-Anton Klok, Sanhao Ji, Bernd Bruchmann, Christine Rsch
BASF (2011)
Europe patent

Miniature lamellar grating interferometer based on silicon technology
Omar Manzardo, Felix Schdelin, Hans Peter Herzig, Wilfried Noell, Rooij Nicolaas De, Steeve Bhler, Christoph Meier
Carag AG (2011)
Europe patent

Optical measuring element having a single-piece structure
Axel Bertholds, Pere Llosas, Simon Henein
Kistler Holding AG (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Programmable and reconfigurable hardware for real power system emulation
Alexandre Oudalov, Yannick Maret, Ira Nagel, Laurent Fabre, Maher Kayal, Rachid Cherkaoui
ABB (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Device for converting a first motion into a second motion responsive to the first motion under a demagnification scale
Simon Henein
PSI (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Rotor position estimating method for e.g. three phase linear permanent magnet synchronous motor, involves determining component of signal varying with position of rotor of machine, and determining position of rotor from component
Jan Persson, Miroslav Markovic, Yves Perriard
Micro Beam SA (2010)
Switzerland patent

Optofluidic microscope device
Changhuei Yang, Demetri Psaltis
Changhuei Yang, Demetri Psaltis (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Compressive sensing system and method for bearing estimation of sparse sources in the angle domain
Volkan Cevher, Ali Cafer Gurbuz, James H. McClellan, Ramalingan Chellappa
Volkan Cevher, Ali Cafer Gurbuz, Mcclellan James H, Ramalingan Chellappa (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Machinable copper-based alloy and method for producing the same
Natanael Dewobroto, Doris Empl, Laurent Felberbaum, Vincent Laporte, Andreas Mortensen, Andreas Rossoll, Emmanuel Vincent
Swissmetal - Ums Schweizerische Metallwerke AG (2010)
International patent

Magnetic Bead Retention Apparatus and Method
Frederic Lacharme, Martin Gijs
Frederic Lacharme, Martin Gijs (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Authentication item and system for packaged articles and method for the manufacturing of the authentication item
Peter Seitz, Joachim Nesch
CSEM (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Method of providing scalable video coding (svc) video content with added media content
Jakov Cakareski, Pascal Frossard
EPFL (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Integrated receiving circuit and method for radiofrequency and high speed signals
Edoardo Charbon, Marek Gersbach, Maximilian Sergio
EPFL (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Beam-induced etching
Tristan Bret, Patrik Hoffmann, Michel Rossi, Xavier Multone
EPFL (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Image Sensor with Large-Area, High-Sensitivity and High-Speed Pixels
Rolf Kaufmann, Michael Lehmann, Peter Seitz
Mesa Imaging AG (2010)
Europe patent

Tunable Impedance Matching Circuit
Kazuhiko Kobayashi, Yuu Watanabe, Paulo Augusto Dal Fabbro, Maher Kayal
Fujitsu Limited (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Electronic device and integrated circuit comprising a delta-sigma converter and method therefor
Patrick Clement, Maher Kayal, Sergio Pesenti
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Earth-Boring Particle-Matrix Rotary Drill Bit and Method of Making the Same
Heeman Choe, Andreas Mortensen
Baker Hughes Inc (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Adaptive-scanning optical microscope
Benjamin Michael Potsaid, Yves Bellouard, John T. Wen
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Ferroelectric tunnel fet switch and memory
Mihai Adrian Ionescu
EPFL (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Dual beam heterodyne fourier domain optical coherence tomography
Rainer Leitgeb, Martin Villiger, Roland Michaey, Theo Lasser, Adrian Bachmann
Rainer Leitgeb, Martin Villiger, Roland Michaey, Theo Lasser, Adrian Bachmann (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Single photon detector and associated methods for making the same
Justin Richardson, Lindsay Grant, Marek Gersbach, Edoardo Charbon, Christiano Niclass, Robert Henderson
ST Microelectronics (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Textured transparent conductive layer and method of producing it
Julien Bailat, Christophe Ballif, Didier Domine
UniNeuch (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Integrated circuit comprising an array of single photon avalanche diodes
Cristiano Niclass, Edoardo Charbon
Cristiano Niclass, Edoardo Charbon (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Method and apparatus for displaying a field of a brain of a patient and navigation system for brain surgery
Christoph Hauger, Werner Nahm, Theo Lasser, Marcel Leutenegger, Erica Martin-Williams, Antonio Lopez
Carl Zeiss Surgical Gmbh (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Sensor arrangement for permanent remote monitoring of water quality in water supply network, has sensors arranged with respect to water flow path such that sensing parts are arranged close to middle axis of path
Schnyder Alejandro, Noseda Corrado, Charbon Edoardo
Age SA, EPFL, Vonroll Infratec Invest (2010)
Switzerland patent

Sensor arrangement and method for water quality monitoring
Alejandro Schnyder, Corrado Noseda, Edoardo Charbon
Age SA, EPFL, Vonroll Infratec Invest (2010)
International patent

Sensor arrangement for permanent remote monitoring of water quality in water supply network, has sensors arranged with respect to water flow path such that sensing parts are arranged close to middle axis of path
Schnyder Alejandro, Noseda Corrado, Charbon Edoardo
AGE SA, EPFL, VONROLL INFRATEC INVEST AG (2010)
Switzerland patent

Packaging laminate, method for manufacturing of the packaging laminate and packaging container produced there from
Pierre Fayet, Gil Rochat, Alain Bonnebault, Yves Leterrier, Bandeep Singh, Jan-Anders Mnson
Tetra Laval Holdings & Finances S.A. (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Charge sampling device and method
Peter Seitz
CSEM (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Polymer composite and method for its manufacture
Tuomas Knowles, Stphanie Lacour, Mark Welland
Cambridge Enterprise Limited (2010)
International patent

Method to manage the load of peripheral elements within a multicore system
Federico Angiolini, David Atienza Alonso, Giovanni De Micheli
EPFL (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Drivsystem fr en maskin
Parra Hector Zelaya De La; Canales Francisco; Grinberg Roman; Dujic Drazen
ABB (2010)
Sweden patent

Manufacture and uses of reactive microcontact printing of biomolecules on soft hydrogels
Matthias P. Lutolf, Helen M. Blau, Regis Doyonnas
Matthias P. Lutolf, Helen M. Blau, Regis Doyonnas (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Pixel circuit
Christian Lotto, Peter Seitz
CSEM (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Micro optical articles, process for their production and uses
Gabi Grtzner, Marion Fink, Karl Pfeiffer, Juergen Brugger, Vahid Fakhfouri, Joo Yeon Kim
EPFL (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Cellular gradient polymer composites
Pierre-Etienne Bourban, Manuel Buhler, Jan-Anders Edvin Manson, Laurence Marcelle Monique Mathieu, Dominique Pioletti, Vincent Stadelmann
Pierre-Etienne Bourban, Manuel Buhler, Jan-Anders Edvin Manson, Laurence Marcelle Monique Mathieu, Dominique Pioletti, Vincent Stadelmann (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Collimator
Thanos D. Halazonetis, Andre Liani, Nathan Jenkins, Juergen Brugger, Kristopher Pataky
UniGe and EPFL (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Viscosimetric biosensor for monitoring analyte levels
Eric Meurville, Jean-Michel Sallese
EPFL (2010)
International patent

Apparatus for manipulating, modifying and characterizing particles in a micro channel
Philippe Renaud, Pontus Linderholm, Thomas Braschler, Nicolas Demierre, Urban Seger
EPFL (2010)
U.S.A. patent

Image deblurring and denoising system, device and method
Abdessamad Falhi, Peter Seitz
CSEM (2009)
International patent

Method for Producing Parts for Passive Electronic Components and Parts Produced
Martin Gijs, Jean-Pierre Reyal, Farid Amalou
Imphy Alloys SA (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Method to design network-on-chip (noc) - based communication systems
Srinivasan Murali, Luca Benini, Giovanni De Micheli
EPFL (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Carbon nanotubes as interconnects in integrated circuits and method of fabrication
Jie Liu, Anna Fontcuberta i Morral
Unidym, Inc., Duke University (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Device for Measuring Tibio-Femoral Force Amplitudes and Force Locations in Total Knee Arthroplasty
Denis Crottet, Ion Petros Pappas, Thomas Maeder, Caroline Jacq, Hannes Bleuler
SYNTHES USA (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Method and system for robust pattern matching in continuous speech
Lisa Amini, Pascal Frossard, Effrosyni Kokiopoulou, Oliver Verscheure
IBM (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Methods and apparatus for secure and adaptive delivery of multimedia content
Lisa D. Amini, Pascal Frossard, Chitra Venkatramani, Olivier Verscheure, Peter Westerink
IBM (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Visual autopilot for near-obstacle flight
Jean-Christophe Zufferey, Antoine Beyeler, Dario Floreano
EPFL (2009)
International patent

Robotic device for lower limb functionality recovery in bed-bound post-stroke patients
Silvestro Micera, Giuseppe Galardi, Maria Chiara Carrozza, Je Hyung Jung, Vito Monaco, Olivier Lefebvre, Giovanna Macri', Sergio Bagnato
Scuola Superiore Di Studi Universitari E Di Perfezionamento Sant'anna, Fondazione Istituto San Raffaele -G.Giglio Di Cefalu' (2009)
International patent

Method and apparatus for recording color images and LDI signals from an object
Christoph Hauger, Theo Lasser
Carl Zeiss Surgical Gmbh (2009)
Germany patent

Gas Viscosity Sensor
Peter Ryser, Sigfrid Straessler
EPFL (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Microwave temperature image reconstruction
Torsten Butz, Emanuele Dati, Oscar Divorra Escoda, Murat Kunt, Pierre Vandergheynst
Torsten Butz, Emanuele Dati, Oscar Divorra Escoda, Murat Kunt, Pierre Vandergheynst (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Long lifetime system for the generation of surface plasmas
Samantha Pavon, Jean-Luc Dorier, Christoph Hollenstein, Penelope Leyland, Peter Ott, Alban Sublet
EPFL (2009)
International patent

Method for recovering silicon from sawing waste
Patrik Hoffmann
Applied Materials Switzerland SA (2009)
International patent

Method and device for fixing a position
Christoph Dr. Hauger, Werner Pltinger, Peter Reimer, Margit Krause-Bonte, Theo Lasser
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG, Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung trading as Carl Zeiss (2009)
Europe patent

Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
Kirsten Moselund, Mihai Adrian Ionescu, Didier Bouvet
EPFL (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Input device
Zoran Radivojevic, Jarkko Tapio Saunamaki, Teuvo Tapani Ryhanen, Stephanie P. Lacour
Nokia Corporation (2009)
International patent

Optical imaging system with extended depth of focus
Rainer Leitgeb, Theo Lasser, Adrian Bachmann, Lukas Steinmann, Martin Villiger
Rainer Leitgeb, Theo Lasser, Adrian Bachmann, Lukas Steinmann, Martin Villiger (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Selectively permeable coated membrane
Harm-Anton Klok, Laurent Lavanant
Harm-Anton Klok, Laurent Lavanant (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Structures with adaptive stiffness and damping integrating shear thickening fluids
Christian Fischer, R. Cristian Neagu, Pierre-Etienne Bourban, Vronique Michaud, Christopher J.G. Plummer, Sbastien Lavanchy, Jan-Anders Edvin Manson
EPFL (2009)
International patent

Superfici stabilizzate per applicazioni di rilevazione capacitiva con DNA
Benini Luca, Carrara Sandro, Ricco Bruno, Samori Bruno, Stagni Claudio
University of Bologna (2009)
Italy patent

Capacitor-less memory and abrupt switch based on hysteresis characteristics in punch-through impact ionization mos transistor (PI-MOS)
Kirsten Moselund, Mihai Adrian Ionescu, Vincent Pott, Maher Kayal
EPFL (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Microarray device for DNA recognition, apparatus using the microarray device, and corresponding method of operation
Bruno Ricco, Carlotta Guiducci, Luca Benini
Universita degli Studi di Bologna (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Process for the Manufacture of Powders of Inhalable Medicaments
Nathalie Jongen, Jacques LeMaitre, Paul Bowen, Marcel Donnet, Joerg Schiewe, Bernd Zierenberg
EPFL, Boehringer (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Region-based transform domain video scrambling
Frederic A. Dufaux, Ebrahimi Touradj
Emittall Surveillance S.A. (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Method of nonlinear harmonic holography
Ye Pu, Demetri Psaltis
Caltech (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Waveguide polarization beam splitters and method of fabricating a waveguide wire-grid polarization beam splitter
Charles T. Black, Gian-Luca Bona, Timothy J. Dalton, Nicholas C. M. Fuller, Roland Germann, Maurice McGlashan-Powell, Chandrasekhar Narayan, Robert L. Sandstorm
International Business Machines Corporation (2009)
U.S.A. patent

Methods and device to quantify human physical activity pattern
Anisoara Ionescu, Kamiar Aminian, Eric Buchser
EPFL (2009)
Europe patent

Piezoelectric micro-system for the active vibratory insulation of vibration sensitive components
Manuel Collet, Patrick Delobelle, Yann Meyer, Vincent Walter, Paul Muralt, Jacek Baborowski
Universite De Franche-Comte, Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), EPFL (2009)
Europe patent

Device for functional assessment of a shoulder
Kamiar Aminian, Brian Coley, Alain Farron, Brigitte Jolles-Haeberli
Laboratory Of Movement Analysis And Measurement (2008)
International patent

Method of Forming Semiconductor Layers on Handle Substrates
Anna Fontcuberta i Morral, Sean M. Olson
CalTech (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Wall shear stress measuring method for e.g. air craft, involves determining displacement of reference point as result of subjecting sample with flow of fluid, and determining stress under consideration of determined layer thickness
Raffel Markus, Kindler Kolja, Mulleners Karen
Deutsch Zentr Luft & Raumfahrt (2008)
Germany patent

Metallic Supporting Grid for Thin Electrolyte Membrane in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
Samuel Rey-Mermet, Paul Muralt, Jacek Baborowski
Samuel Rey-Mermet, Paul Muralt, Jacek Baborowski (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Automotive inspection vehicle
Roland Dr. Moser, Wolfgang Fischer, Fabien Tche, Roland Yves Dr. Siegwart, Francesco Dr. Mondada
Alstom Technology Ltd (2008)
Europe patent

Method and apparatus for optical frequency comb generation using a monolithic micro-resonator
Tobias Kippenberg, Pascal Del 'Haye, Albert Schliesser
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft Zur Forderung Der Wissenschaften E.V. (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Hyperbrached Polymer for Micro Devices
Lars Schmidt, Yves Leterrier, Jan-Anders Manson, Young-ho Cho, Young-Hyun Jin
EPFL, Korea Advanced Institute Of Science And Technology (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Dispensing Device For Microfluidic Droplets Especially For Cytometry
Philippe Renaud, Nathalie Picollet-D'Hahan, Vincent Haguet, Francois Chatelain
Philippe Renaud, Nathalie Picollet-D'Hahan, Vincent Haguet, Francois Chatelain (2008)
U.S.A. patent

1T MEMS scalable memory cell
Mihai Adrian Ionescu, Nicolas Abele
Mihai Adrian Ionescu, Nicolas Abele (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Diffusion-barrier coating for protection of moisture and oxygen sensitive devices
Yves Leterrier, Bandeep Singh, Jrme Bouchet, Jan-Anders Manson
EPFL (2008)
International patent

Semiconductor based high resistance
Elisabeth Brauer, Yusuf Leblebici
EPFL (2008)
Europe patent

Scrambling for Anonymous Visual Communication
Frederic A. Dufaux, Ebrahimi Touradj
Dufaux Frederic A, Ebrahimi Touradj (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Porous metal article and method of producing a porous metallic article
Andreas Mortensen, Russell Goodall
EPFL (2008)
International patent

Method and apparatus to determine a planet vector
Edoardo Charbon, Renato Krpoun, Nomy Scheidegger, Herbert Shea
Oerlikon Space AG (2008)
Europe patent

Secure jpeg
Frederic Albert Dufaux, Touradj Ebrahimi
Frederic Albert Dufaux, Touradj Ebrahimi, Emitall Surveillance SA (2008)
International patent

Microscopy imaging apparatus and method for generating an image
Karsten Plamann, Stphane Bourquin, Mathieu Ducros, Jelena Mitic, Francois Vuille, Theo Lasser, Tiemo Anhut
EPFL (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Assembly element including two series of elastic structures and timepiece fitted with the same
Roland Bitterli, Wilfried Noell, Fabien Blondeau, Lionel Paratte, Toralf Scharf, Pierre-Andre Meister, Andre Zanetta
ETA SA Manufacture Horologre Suisse (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Assembly component comprising fork-shaped elastic structures and timepiece incorporating this component
Pierre-Andr Meister, Andr Zanetta, Roland Bitterli, Fabien Blondeau, Wilfried Noell, Lionel Paratte, Toralf Scharf
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogre Suisse (2008)
Europe patent

Assembly component comprising overlaid blade-shaped elastic structures and timepiece equipped with this component
Pierre-Andr Meister, Andr Zanetta, Roland Bitterli, Fabien Blondeau, Wilfried Noell, Lionel Paratte, Toralf Scharf
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogre Suisse (2008)
Europe patent

System for very low rate face image compression
Pascal Frossard, Pierre Vandergheynst, Philippe Jost
Pixartis S.A. (2008)
International patent

Monitoring wavelength and power in an optical communications signal
Yann Tissot, Marc Epitaux, Hans Georg Limberger, Rene-Paul Salathe
Yann Tissot, Marc Epitaux, Hans Georg Limberger, Rene-Paul Salathe (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Optical waveguide tap monitor
Yann Tissot, Marc Epitaux, Hans Georg Limberger, Rene-Paul Salathe
Yann Tissot, Marc Epitaux, Hans Georg Limberger, Rene-Paul Salathe (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Replicated multi-channel sensors for decucing ink thicknesses in color printing devices
Roger Hersch, Edoardo Charbon, Thomas Bugnon, Patrick Emmel
EPFL (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Implantable drug delivery device
Nikolaos Stergiopulos, Michel Bachmann
EPFL (2008)
International patent

Light Phase Modulator
Kirsten Moselund, Paolo Dainesi, Mihai Adrian Ionescu
Kirsten Moselund, Paolo Dainesi, Mihai Adrian Ionescu (2008)
U.S.A. patent

Smart Video Surveillance System Ensuring Privacy
Touradj Ebrahimi, Frederic Dufaux
Touradj Ebrahimi, Dufaux Frederic A (2007)
U.S.A. patent

Photoactive Nanocomposite and Method for the Production Thereof
Muriel Firon, Bernard Drevillon, Anna Fontcuberta i Morral, Serge Palacin, Pere Roca I Cabarrocas
COMMISSARIAT A L'ENERGIE ATOMIQUE; EPFL; CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE (2007)
U.S.A. patent

Video structuring by probabilistic merging of video segments
Alexander C. Loui, Daniel Gatica-Perez
Eastman Kodak Co (2007)
U.S.A. patent

Continuosly Calibrated Magnetic Field Sensor
Marc Pastre, Hubert Blanchard, Maher Kayal
Liaisons Electroniques-Mecaniques Lem S.A. (2007)
U.S.A. patent

Photo sensor with pinned photodiode and sub-linear response
Peter Seitz, Felix Lustenberger
CSEM (2007)
Europe patent

Microelectrical Device With Space Charge Effect
Jean-Michel Sallese, Didier Bouvet
Jean-Michel Sallese, Didier Bouvet (2007)
U.S.A. patent

Resource-efficient media streaming to heterogeneous clients
Lisa Amini, Pascal Frossard, Chitra Venkatramani, Olivier Verscheure, Peter Westerink
Lisa Amini, Pascal Frossard, Chitra Venkatramani, Olivier Verscheure, Peter Westerink (2007)
U.S.A. patent

Production of highly functional, highly branched or hyperbranched polylysines
Bernd Bruchmann, Harm-Anton Klok, Markus Thomas Scholl
BASF (2007)
Europe patent

Method and device for the genetic representation and evolution of networks
Claudio Mattiussi, Dario Floreano
Claudio Mattiussi, Dario Floreano (2007)
U.S.A. patent

Amphiphilic star block copolymers
Andreas Herrmann, Harm-Anton Klok, Georg Kreutzer, Jan-Anders E Manson, Lahoussine Ouali, Christopher John Georg Plummer, Horst Sommer, Celine Ternat, Maria Ines Velazc
Firmenich & Cie (2006)
International patent

Transducer for reading information stored on an optical record carrier, single photon detector based storage system and method for reading data from an optical record carrier
Edoardo Charbon, Cristiano Niclass
EPFL (2006)
U.S.A. patent

Integrated imager circuit comprising a monolithic array of single photon avalanche diodes
Christiano Niclass, Edoardo Charbon, Pierre-Andre Besse, Alexis Rochas
EPFL (2006)
U.S.A. patent

Hall sensor and method of operating a hall sensor
Radivoje Popovic, Predrag Drljaca, Pavel Kejik, Giovanni Boero
EPFL (2006)
International patent

Efficient scrambling of regions of interests in an image or video to preserve privacy
Touradj Ebrahimi, Frederic Albert Dufaux
Emitall Surveillance S.A. (2006)
Europe patent

Method for controlling the spectral response of light sensitive elements, and image sensor with a controllable spectral response
Edoardo Charbon, Cristiano Niclass
EPFL (2006)
U.S.A. patent

Method for spatially scalable video coding
Markus Flierl, Pierre Vandergheynst
Markus Flierl, Pierre Vandergheynst (2006)
U.S.A. patent

Multi-junction solar cells and methods of making same using layer transfer and bonding techniques
Harry Atwater, James Zahler, Anna Morral, Sean Olson
Aonex Technologies, Inc. (2006)
U.S.A. patent

System for detecting brain activity
Jos del R. Milln, Fabio Topani, Josep Mourino
European Community (2006)
Europe patent

GaInP/GaAs/Si Triple junction solar cell enabled by wafer bonding and layer transfer
James M. Zahler, Harry A. Atwater, Jr., Anna Fontcuberta I. Morral
Aonex Technologies, Inc. (2006)
International patent

Optical disk and reader therefor
Peter Torok, Martin Salt, Emmanouil E. Kriezis, Peter Robert Thomas Munro, Hans Peter Herzig, Carsten Rockstuhl
Imperial Innovations Limited (2006)
International patent

Implantable flow regulator with failsafe mode and reserve drug supply
Andrew Poutiatine, Edward Gillis, Pierre-Alain Mausli, Volker Gass
Durect Corporation (2006)
U.S.A. patent

Liquid crystal display device provided with a heterogeneous alignment layer
Naci Basturk, Joachim Grupp, Sung Gook Park, Celestino Padeste, Helmut Schift, Toralf Scharf
Asulab S.A. (2005)
International patent

Bubble generator
John Thome, Vincent Dupont
John Thome, Vincent Dupont (2005)
U.S.A. patent

Heat sink made from a diamond/copper composite material containing boron
Ludger Weber
Plannsee SE, EPFL (2005)
International patent

Composite article comprising a metal reinforcement element embedded in a thermoplastic polymer material
Lszl Garamszegi, Gabrielle Milly Pax, Jrome Bouchet, Vronique Michaud, Jan-Anders E. Manson, Danil Mauer
Nv Bekaert SA (2005)
International patent

Gas phase deposition of perfluorinated alkyl silanes
Laura Barbieri, Patrik Hoffmann, Gerit Kulig
EPFL (2005)
Europe patent

Composites and methods for their production
Christopher Plummer, Laszlo Garamszegi, Yves Leterrier, Marlene Rodlert, Jan-Anders Manson
Christopher Plummer, Laszlo Garamszegi, Yves Leterrier, Marlene Rodlert, Jan-Anders Manson (2005)
U.S.A. patent

Low-power sensor
Danick Briand, Der Schoot Bart Van, Rooij Nicolaas F. De, Hans Sundgren, Ingemar Lundstrm
Appliedsensor Sweden Ab (2004)
International patent

Load and line regulation using operational transconductance amplifier and operational amplifier in tandem
Philippe Deval, Maher Kayal, Fabien Vaucher
Microchip Technology Incorporated (2004)
U.S.A. patent

Reference current generator, and method of programming, adjusting and/or operating same
Lionel Portmann, Maher Kayal, Marc Pastre, Marija Blagojevic, Michel Declercq
EPFL (2004)
International patent

Methods and apparatus for multimedia stream scheduling in resource-constrained environment
Pascal Frossard, Zhen Liu, Olivier Verscheure
IBM (2004)
U.S.A. patent

System and method for resource-efficient live media streaming to heterogeneous clients
Lisa Amini, Pascal Frossard, Chitra Venkatramani, Olivier Verscheure, Peter Westerink
Lisa Amini, Pascal Frossard, Chitra Venkatramani, Olivier Verscheure, Peter Westerink (2004)
U.S.A. patent

Multiple description hinting and switching for adaptive media services
Lisa Amini, Pascal Frossard, Olivier Verscheure, Peter Westerink
IBM (2004)
U.S.A. patent

Methods of analyzing atrial fibrillations
Lukas Kappenberger, Jean-Marc Vesin
EPFL (2004)
U.S.A. patent

Device for measuring the quality and/or the degradation of a fluid, especially of edible oil
Grald Chambon, Martin Gijs
Grald Chambon, EPFL (2004)
Europe patent

Process and reactor for the manufacture of powders of inhalable medicaments
Nathalie Jongen, Jacques Lematre, Paul Bowen, Marcel Donnet, Jrg Schiewe, Bernd Zierenberg, Lucica Cristina Soare, Menos
EPFL (2004)
International patent

Spiking neural network device
Dario Floreano
EPFL (2004)
International patent

Autonomous patch for communication with an implantable device, and medical kit for using said patch
Volker Gass, Edward Gillis
Volker Gass, Gillis Edward M. (2004)
U.S.A. patent

Non-efflorescing cementitious bodies
Anastasia Constantinou, Colin Dow, Charles Fentiman, Mary Hoy, Karen Scrivener
Anastasia Constantinou, Colin Dow, Charles Fentiman, Mary Hoy, Karen Scrivener (2004)
U.S.A. patent

Method and a system for generating summarized video
Yousri Abdeljaoud, Touradj Ebrahimi, Charilaos Christopoulos, Ignacio Mas Ivars
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (Publ) (2004)
U.S.A. patent

Interpolation method and apparatus
Thierry Blu, Michael Unser, Philippe Thevenaz, Michael Suehling
EPFL (2003)
International patent

Body movement monitoring device
Kamiar Aminian, Bijan Najafi, Jean Gramiger, Pascal Morel
EPFL (2003)
International patent

Method for the preparation of highly branched polypeptides
Harm-Anton Klok, Juan Rodriguez-Hernandez, Klaus Mllen
MAX-PLANCK-Gesellschaft zur Frderung der Wissenschaften e.V. (2003)
International patent

Body movement monitoring system and method
Kamiar Aminian, Bijan Najafi
EPFL (2003)
Europe patent

Growth factor modified protein matrices for tissue engineering
Jeffrey A. Hubbell, Matthias Lutolf, Jason Schense, Anna Jen
ETHZ (2003)
International patent

System and method for encoding three-dimensional signals using a matching pursuit algorithm
Pascal Frossard, Pierre Vandergheynst, Olivier Verscheure
IBM (2003)
U.S.A. patent

Transcoding proxy and method for transcoding encoded streams
Lisa Amini, Pascal Frossard, Pierre Vandergheynst, Olivier Verscheure
IBM (2003)
U.S.A. patent

System and method for equal perceptual relevance packetization of data for multimedia delivery
Pascal Frossard, Pierre Vandergheynst, Olivier Verscheure
IBM (2003)
U.S.A. patent

Moulding process
Pierre-Etienne Bourban, Jan-Anders Edvin Manson, Paul Sunderland, Nicolas Denis Weibel
EPFL (2003)
Europe patent

Process for the manufacture of polymer and composite products
Jan-Anders Manson, Pierre-Etienne Bourban, Franois Bonjour
EPFL (2002)
U.S.A. patent

Sensing unit provided with separated detection light guiding
Alfredo Emilio Bruno-Raimondi, Reinhard Vlkel, Gert Ludwig Duveneck, Carlo Stefan Effenhauser, Hans-Peter Herzig, Ren Dndliker
Zeptosens AG (2002)
U.S.A. patent

Bragg reflection optical device and methods for the manufacturing thereof
Joachim Grupp, Peter Kipfer, Toralf Scharf, Christian Bohley, Rolf Klappert, Hans Peter Herzig
Asulab S.A. (2002)
U.S.A. patent

Movement transmission unit and movement transmission apparatus employing the same
Stefano Bottinelli, Simon Henein, Cedric Aymon, Reymond Clavel
Stefano Bottinelli, Simon Henein, Cedric Aymon, Reymond Clavel (2002)
U.S.A. patent

Active biocoating for bone implant
Dominique Pioletti, Ravelonarivo Lalaonirina Rakotomanana
EPFL, Hopital Orthopedique de la Suisse Romande (2002)
International patent

A device for dispensing accurately-controlled small doses of liquid
Philippe Renaud, Alain Donzel
EPFL, Parabol Technologies SA (2001)
International patent

Energy filter, transmission electron microscope and associated method for filtering energy
Bernard Jouffrey, Ccile Souche
Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique (2001)
International patent

Fiber reinforced aluminum matrix composite
Colin Mccullough, Andreas Mortensen, Paul S. Werner, Herve E. Deve, Tracy L. Anderson
Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company (2001)
International patent

Linear alternating functionalized α-olefin/CO-copolymers and their use in preparing ion-selective membranes
Michael Geprags, Joachim Queisser, Bernhard Rieger, Martin Moller, Adnan S. Abu-Surrah, Harm-Anton Klok, Peter Eibeck, Markus Schmid
BASF (2000)
U.S.A. patent

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