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INFORMATION DISCLOSURE 
STATEMENT BY APPLICANT 

(Use several sheets if necessary) 

Sheet 1 of 10 



Atty. Docket No.: 1400.1072PC1 



Filing Date: 05/26/2002 



Application No.: 10/088,784 



Inventor: Barry Gilhuly et a] 



Examiner: John M J. Macllwinen 



U. S. PATENT DOCUMENTS 



♦EXAMINER INITIAL 


DOCUMENT NUMBER 


DATE 


NAME 




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INFORMATION DISCLOSURE 
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Sheet 2 of 10 


Atty. Docket No.: 1400. 1072PC1 


Application No.: 10/088,784 


Filing Date: 06/26/2002 


Inventor: Barry Gilhuly et al. 


Art Unit: 2142 


Examiner: John M.J. Macllwinen 



U. S. PATENT DOCUMENTS 



♦EXAMINER INITIAL 


DOCUMENT NUMBER 


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Sheet 3 of 10 


Atty. Docket No.: 1400.1072PC1 


Application No.: 10/088,784 


Filing Date: 06/26/2002 


Inventor: Barry Gilhuly et al. 


Art Unit: 2142 


Examiner: John M.J. Macllwinen 



U. S. PATENT DOCUMENTS 


^EXAMINER INITIAL 


DOCUMENT NUMBER 


DATE 


NAME 




5, 333, 152 _ 


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£ A *3 A Q 1 o 

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Atty. Docket No.: 1400.1072PC1 


Application No.: 10/088,784 


Filing Date: 06/26/2002 


Inventor: Barry Gilhuly et al. 


Art Unit: 2142 


Examiner: John M.J. Macllwinen 



U. S. PATENT DOCUMENTS 





DOCUMENT NUMBER 


DATE 


NAME 




5, 533, 019 


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5, 537, 097 


m 1 £ 1 QQfT 

u /-ib-iyyo 


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Application No.: 10/008,784 



Inventor: Barry Gilhuly et a 



Examiner: John M J. Macllwinen 



U. S. PATENT DOCUMENTS 



♦EXAMINER INITIAL 


DOCUMENT NUMBER 


DATE 


NAME 






05-27-1997 


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Application No.: 10/088,784 


Filing Date: 06/26/2002 


Inventor: Barry Gilhuly et al. 


Art Unit: 2142 


Examiner: John MJ. Macllwinen 



U. S. PATENT DOCUMENTS 



♦EXAMINER INITIAL 


DOCUMENT NUMBER 


DATE 


NAME 




5,714, 943 


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Application No.: 10/088,784 


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Art Unit: 2142 


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U. S. PATENT DOCUMENTS 



♦EXAMINER INITIAL 


DOCUMENT NUMBER 


DATE 


NAME 




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Owens et al. 




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Reed et al . 



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Inventor: Barry Gilhuly et al. 


Art Unit: 2142 


Examiner: John M.J. Macllwinen 


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*EXAMINER INITIAL 


DOCUMENT NUMBER 


DATE 


NAME 




6,078,921 


06-20-2000 


Kelly 




6, 084, 969 


07-04-2000 


Wright et al. 




6, 092, 191 


07-18-2000 


Shimbo et al. 




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Landgren 




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Boyle et al . 




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Guberman 




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Beckhardt 




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Moon et al . 




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12-12-2000 


Moriya 




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Kruglikov et al. 




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Lazaridis et al. 




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Hashimoto et al. 




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Beyda et al . 




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Ramasubramani et al . 






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Miyamoto et al . 




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Swartz et al. 




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12-18-2001 


Cho et al. 



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* EXAMINER: Initial if reference considered, whether or not citation is in conformance 
with MPEP 60 9; Draw line through citation if not in conformance and not considered, 
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INFORMATION DISCLOSURE 
STATEMENT BY APPLICANT 

(Use several sheets if necessary) 

Sheet 9 of 10 


Atty. Docket No.: 1400.1072PC1 


Application No.: 10/088,784 


Filing Date: 06/26/2002 


Inventor: Barry Gilhuly et al. 


Art Unit: 2142 


Examiner: John M.J. Macllwinen 


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*EXAMINER INITIAL 


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Date Considered: 



Examiner's Signature: 



*EXAMINER: Initial if reference considered, whether or not citation is in conformance 
with MPEP 609; Draw line through citation if not in conformance and not considered. 

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INFORMATION DISCLOSURE 
STATEMENT BY APPLICANT 

(Use several sheets if necessary) 
Sheet 10 of 10 


Atty. Docket No.: 1400.1072PC1 


Application No.: 10/088,784 


Filing Date: 06/26/2002 


Inventor: Barry Gilhuly et al. 


Art Unit: 2142 


Examiner: John M.J. Macllwinen 



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