Philips Electronics patents granted on 08 July 2008

17 US patents granted on 08 July 2008 and assigned to Philips Electronics

1 D572,863 Trimmer
2 D572,486 Handle for an electric toothbrush
3 7,398,556 System and method for managing copyrighted electronic media
4 7,398,538 Pickup unit homing mechanism for a disk drive unit
5 7,398,442 Electronic circuit with asynchronously operating components
6 7,398,395 Using multiple watermarks to protect content material
7 7,397,942 Method for branch selection for probe alignment
8 7,397,887 Computerized tomographic imaging system
9 7,397,826 MIMO transmission system in a radio communications network
10 7,397,757 Record carrier with a servo track having wobble with reduced cross-talk and an apparatus for scanning the record carrier
11 7,397,734 Apparatus and method for recording an information on a recordable optical record carrier using oval spot profile
12 7,397,597 Electrophoretic display panel
13 7,397,196 Circuit arrangement for preventing high peak currents
14 7,397,193 Discharge light source with electron beam excitation
15 7,397,190 Gas discharge lamp for extreme UV radiation
16 7,396,792 Transparent polycrystalline aluminium oxide
17 7,396,149 Ceiling comprising adjacent luminates and method for mounting such ceiling