Only three patents were awarded to Utah inventors since those reported last week in this column. The inventions are a prosthetic implant seating procedure, a beverage carton carrier, and an electronic memory access controller.
Harold K. Dunn, 1231 Chandler Circle, Salt Lake City. A process for verifying proper friction coupling of a prosthetic hip implant. Filed Oct. 4, 1988. Patent 4,922,898.Stanford W. Bird, 745 Three Fountains Circle, Salt Lake City. A carrier for a carton-type, tapered container. Filed April 20, 1989. Patent 4,923,082.
Shaun V. Savage, Bountiful, and Johnny M. Harris, Woods Cross. A direct memory access controller with direct memory to memory transfers. Assigned to Unisys Corporation, Blue Bell, Pa. Division of application Nov. 15, 1985. Filed Oct. 7, 1988. Patent 4,924,427.
Copies of patents may be obtained for $1.50 from Box 9, Patent and Trademark Office, Washington DC 20231.