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Magnetic field sensor with ferromagnetic thin layers having magnetically antiparallel polarized components
Inventors: Grunberg, Peter
Notes: The discovery of Giant MagnetoResistance (GMR) led to the 2007 Nobel Prize in physics, as well as to use in the read heads of hard disk drives.
Multipoint data communication system with collision detection
Inventors: Metcalfe, Robert M. Boggs, David R. Thacker, Charles P. Lampson, Butler W.
Notes: Xerox's early work on networking systems led to the development of Ethernet.
Method for node ranking in a linked database
Inventors: Page, Lawrence
Notes: Method for node ranking in a linked database and usefulness of web searches.
Cryptographic communications system and method
Inventors: Rivest, Ronald L.; Shamir, Adi; Adleman, Leonard M.
Notes: The RSA encryption algorithm has been used to enable secure encryption for financial transactions.
Solid state cell wherein an anode, solid electrolyte and cathode each comprise a cubic-close-packed framework structure
Inventors: Thackeray, Michael M.; Goodenough, John B.
Notes: Work by Thackeray and Goodenough helped develop the technology for commercial lithim-ion batteries.
Saw-singulated leadless plastic chip carrier
Inventors: Mclellan, Neil; Fan, Nelson
Notes: Leadless semiconductor chip packaging enables denser packing of semiconductor chips in electronic devices.
User interface gestures
Inventors: Westerman, Wayne
Notes: Multitouch functionality for scrolling (and other actions) enable new forms of intuitive user interface with electronic devices.
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