Philips Electronics patents granted on 12 July 2011

16 US patents granted on 12 July 2011 and assigned to Philips Electronics

1 D641,518 Luminaire
2 D641,517 Luminaire
3 7,978,859 Private and controlled ownership sharing
4 7,978,743 Driver circuit for loads such as LED, OLED or LASER diodes
5 7,978,693 Integrated circuit and method for packet switching control
6 7,978,332 Optical measurement device
7 7,978,063 Wireless network having body coupled communication for mobile patient monitoring
8 7,978,049 Time-of-flight ranging systems using coarse and fine measurements
9 7,977,858 Low-pressure mercury vapor discharge lamp
10 7,977,132 Extension of contact pads to the die edge via electrical isolation
11 7,976,937 Coating for a steam-generating device
12 7,976,164 Rear projector and rear projecting method
13 7,975,700 System for adjustable tissue anchors
14 7,975,694 Non-intrusive mask interface with nasal support
15 7,975,387 Hair cutting device with hair length indicator means
16 7,975,385 Hair-cutting apparatus comprising means for preventing cut hair from flying off