Intel patents granted on 24 April 2012

20 US patents granted on 24 April 2012 and assigned to Intel

1 8,166,471 Implementing portable content protection to secure secrets
2 8,166,325 Non main CPU/OS based operational environment
3 8,166,323 Thread migration to improve power efficiency in a parallel processing environment
4 8,166,320 Power aware software pipelining for hardware accelerators
5 8,166,282 Multi-version register file for multithreading processors with live-in precomputation
6 8,166,229 Apparatus and method for multi-level cache utilization
7 8,166,223 Apparatuses to provide a message signaled interrupt to generate a PCI express interrupt
8 8,166,218 Memory buffers for merging local data from memory modules
9 8,166,215 Method to control delay between lanes
10 8,166,207 Querying a device for information
11 8,165,631 Sharing a radio frequency interface resource
12 8,165,428 Optical imaging based computer pointing
13 8,165,241 Closed loop feedback in MIMO systems
14 8,165,233 Multi-element antenna beamforming in a wireless access network
15 8,165,160 Method and system to validate a write for a device on a serial bus
16 8,165,028 Monitoring in communication system with wireless trunk
17 8,164,169 Cooling devices in semiconductor packages
18 8,163,830 Nanoclays in polymer compositions, articles containing same, processes of making same, and systems containing same
19 8,163,598 Clipless integrated heat spreader process and materials
20 8,161,609 Methods of fabricating an array capacitor