Skip menu navigation Home > Listing of Viewable PTMT Reports > Table of Contents for This Set of Reports


U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
Patent Technology Monitoring Team (PTMT)

Patenting In U.S. Metropolitan and Micropolitan Areas
Breakout By Technology Class

Count of 2000 - 2013 Utility Patent Grants
As Distributed By Calendar Year of Grant

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Technology Classes Receiving 1 or More Utility Patents During the Period
Originating From

Gulfport-Biloxi, MS

( Metropolitan Statistical Area )

( patent origin is determined by the residence of the first-named inventor )
( technology class is determined by the primary classification assigned to a patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )
( some classes have been combined together under a single class identifier )
( patent counts may not sum exactly due to rounding - see the Explanation of Data )
( regional areas are based on U.S. Core Based Statistical Area (CBSA) )

The following table displays technology classes and counts of utility patents classified in them; patents are distributed by year of patent grant.
Class Class Title 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
015 Brushing, Scrubbing, and General Cleaning 3 2 11 2 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 25
095 Gas Separation: Processes 0 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 4 2 2 1 0 0 16
055 Gas Separation 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 5 0 0 0 13
433 Dentistry 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 10
096 Gas Separation: Apparatus 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 2 1 0 0 9
273 Amusement Devices: Games 2 0 2 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
250 Radiant Energy 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
040 Card, Picture, or Sign Exhibiting 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
073 Measuring and Testing 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
084 Music 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4
241 Solid Material Comminution or Disintegration 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 4
310 Electrical Generator or Motor Structure 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
005 Beds 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
033 Geometrical Instruments 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3
106 Compositions: Coating or Plastic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3
124 Mechanical Guns and Projectors 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
348 Television 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
367 Communications, Electrical: Acoustic Wave Systems and Devices 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3
382 Image Analysis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 3
414 Material or Article Handling 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
520 Synthetic Resins or Natural Rubbers (includes Classes 520-528) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3
707 DP: Database and File Management or Data Structures (Data Processing) 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
027 Undertaking 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
029 Metal Working 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
042 Firearms 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
052 Static Structures (e.g., Buildings) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
062 Refrigeration 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
114 Ships 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2
118 Coating Apparatus 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
220 Receptacles 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
235 Registers (e.g., cash registers, calculators, devices for counting movements of devices, etc.) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
324 Electricity: Measuring and Testing 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
342 Communications: Directive Radio Wave Systems and Devices (e.g., Radar, Radio Navigation) 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
361 Electricity: Electrical Systems and Devices 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
362 Illumination 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
404 Road Structure, Process, or Apparatus 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2
427 Coating Processes 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
604 Surgery (Medicators and Receptors) 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
702 DP: Measuring, Calibrating, or Testing (Data Processing) 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
043 Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
047 Plant Husbandry 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
081 Tools 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
109 Safes, Bank Protection, or a Related Device 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
119 Animal Husbandry 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
123 Internal-Combustion Engines 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
131 Tobacco 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
134 Cleaning and Liquid Contact with Solids 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
137 Fluid Handling 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
141 Fluent Material Handling, with Receiver or Receiver Coacting Means 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
160 Flexible or Portable Closure, Partition, or Panel 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
166 Wells (shafts or deep borings in the earth, e.g., for oil and gas) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
174 Electricity: Conductors and Insulators 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
180 Motor Vehicles 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
194 Check-Actuated Control Mechanisms 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
198 Conveyors: Power-Driven 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
203 Distillation: Processes, Separatory 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
221 Article Dispensing 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
222 Dispensing (apparatus and process) 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
224 Package and Article Carriers 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
236 Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
244 Aeronautics and Astronautics 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
254 Implements or Apparatus for Applying Pushing or Pulling Force 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
280 Land Vehicles 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
285 Pipe Joints or Couplings 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
292 Closure Fasteners 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
296 Land Vehicles: Bodies and Tops 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
343 Communications: Radio Wave Antennas 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
351 Optics: Eye Examining, Vision Testing and Correcting 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
356 Optics: Measuring and Testing 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
359 Optical: Systems and Elements 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
374 Thermal Measuring and Testing 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
385 Optical Waveguides 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
398 Optical Communications 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
415 Rotary Kinetic Fluid Motors or Pumps 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
423 Chemistry of Inorganic Compounds 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
428 Stock Material or Miscellaneous Articles 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
431 Combustion 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
452 Butchering 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
463 Amusement Devices: Games 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
474 Endless Belt Power Transmission Systems or Components 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
482 Exercise Devices 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
701 DP: Vehicles, Navigation, and Relative Location (Data Processing) 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
ALL ALL CLASSES 19 27 27 22 11 14 6 11 14 16 16 12 5 13 213



PTMT Contacts

Questions regarding these reports should be directed to:

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Electronic Information Products Division - PTMT
P.O Box 1450
Alexandria VA 22313-1450

tel: (571) 272-5600
fax: (571) 273-0110
email: oeip@uspto.gov

address of PTMT pages at the USPTO Web Site: http://www.uspto.gov/web/offices/ac/ido/oeip/taf/reports.htm
selected PTMT files available for download at : http://www.uspto.gov/web/offices/ac/ido/oeip/taf/data/


Top

Skip menu navigation Home > Listing of Viewable PTMT Reports > Table of Contents for This Set of Reports