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

Patenting By Geographic Region (State and Country),
Breakout By Technology Class

Count of 2009 - 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

ARKANSAS

( 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 )

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 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
424 Drug, Bio-Affecting and Body Treating Compositions (includes Class 514) 4 13 7 11 9 44
800 Multicellular Living Organisms and Unmodified Parts Thereof and Related Processes 1 6 6 14 13 40
435 Chemistry: Molecular Biology and Microbiology 5 9 7 6 7 34
439 Electrical Connectors 1 2 2 4 8 17
705 DP: Financial, Business Practice, Management, or Cost/Price Determination (Data Processing) 2 2 5 3 5 17
235 Registers (e.g., cash registers, calculators, devices for counting movements of devices, etc.) 1 2 4 5 4 16
340 Communications: Electrical 3 3 2 2 3 13
280 Land Vehicles 2 4 2 3 1 12
417 Pumps 2 3 1 4 1 11
029 Metal Working 0 2 3 1 3 9
033 Geometrical Instruments 2 2 2 1 2 9
043 Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying 0 3 2 4 0 9
296 Land Vehicles: Bodies and Tops 1 0 2 2 4 9
418 Rotary Expansible Chamber Devices 1 2 2 3 1 9
530 Chemistry: Natural Resins or Derivatives; Peptides or Proteins; Lignins or Reaction Products Thereof 3 1 0 3 2 9
164 Metal Founding 1 2 1 2 2 8
198 Conveyors: Power-Driven 2 1 2 1 2 8
532 Organic Compounds (includes Classes 532-570) 0 1 1 1 5 8
702 DP: Measuring, Calibrating, or Testing (Data Processing) 0 2 4 1 1 8
042 Firearms 2 2 1 0 2 7
052 Static Structures (e.g., Buildings) 1 1 1 2 2 7
073 Measuring and Testing 3 3 0 1 0 7
166 Wells (shafts or deep borings in the earth, e.g., for oil and gas) 1 1 3 1 1 7
210 Liquid Purification or Separation 0 2 3 1 1 7
356 Optics: Measuring and Testing 0 3 1 2 1 7
428 Stock Material or Miscellaneous Articles 2 0 2 2 1 7
474 Endless Belt Power Transmission Systems or Components 0 0 0 1 6 7
606 Surgery (instruments) 1 2 0 3 1 7
701 DP: Vehicles, Navigation, and Relative Location (Data Processing) 1 0 5 0 1 7
015 Brushing, Scrubbing, and General Cleaning 1 1 0 3 1 6
175 Boring or Penetrating the Earth 1 0 2 2 1 6
248 Supports (e.g., for holding articles, etc.) 2 1 0 2 1 6
451 Abrading 1 0 0 3 2 6
055 Gas Separation 0 0 2 2 1 5
075 Specialized Metallurgical Processes, Compositions for Use Therein, Consolidated Metal Powder Compositions, and Loose Metal Particulate Mixtures 0 0 0 3 2 5
099 Foods and Beverages: Apparatus 0 1 0 1 3 5
124 Mechanical Guns and Projectors 0 1 2 2 0 5
382 Image Analysis 2 1 0 1 1 5
427 Coating Processes 0 2 2 1 0 5
438 Semiconductor Device Manufacturing: Process 0 2 2 1 0 5
707 DP: Database and File Management or Data Structures (Data Processing) 0 1 0 3 1 5
709 Multicomputer Data Transferring (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 0 2 2 1 0 5
717 DP: Software Development, Installation, and Management (Data Processing) 1 1 1 2 0 5
004 Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons 2 0 0 0 2 4
053 Package Making 3 0 1 0 0 4
081 Tools 3 1 0 0 0 4
108 Horizontally Supported Planar Surfaces 0 0 1 3 0 4
119 Animal Husbandry 0 2 0 1 1 4
211 Supports: Racks 0 1 0 2 1 4
219 Electric Heating 1 0 2 1 0 4
220 Receptacles 1 1 0 1 1 4
222 Dispensing (apparatus and process) 0 1 1 2 0 4
239 Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing 0 1 2 1 0 4
264 Plastic and Nonmetallic Article Shaping or Treating: Processes 0 2 1 1 0 4
362 Illumination 1 1 1 1 0 4
370 Multiplex Communications 0 1 1 1 1 4
452 Butchering 2 0 0 1 1 4
473 Games Using Tangible Projectile 1 0 1 1 1 4
482 Exercise Devices 1 1 0 2 0 4
002 Apparel 0 2 1 0 0 3
084 Music 0 1 1 1 0 3
089 Ordnance 1 2 0 0 0 3
095 Gas Separation: Processes 0 1 1 1 0 3
123 Internal-Combustion Engines 0 0 0 2 1 3
126 Stoves and Furnaces 0 1 0 2 0 3
128 Surgery (includes Class 600) 0 1 0 1 1 3
132 Toilet 0 0 2 1 0 3
137 Fluid Handling 0 1 0 0 2 3
144 Woodworking 0 0 1 1 1 3
156 Adhesive Bonding and Miscellaneous Chemical Manufacture 1 2 0 0 0 3
172 Earth Working 1 0 1 0 1 3
180 Motor Vehicles 0 0 2 0 1 3
182 Fire Escape, Ladder, or Scaffold 0 2 0 0 1 3
204 Chemistry: Electrical and Wave Energy 2 0 0 1 0 3
205 Electrolysis: Processes, Compositions Used Therein, and Methods of Preparing the Compositions 0 2 0 1 0 3
206 Special Receptacle or Package 1 0 2 0 0 3
250 Radiant Energy 3 0 0 0 0 3
252 Compositions 1 0 2 0 0 3
261 Gas and Liquid Contact Apparatus 0 0 0 2 1 3
310 Electrical Generator or Motor Structure 2 1 0 0 0 3
320 Electricity: Battery or Capacitor Charging or Discharging 0 0 1 0 2 3
404 Road Structure, Process, or Apparatus 0 1 0 1 1 3
436 Chemistry: Analytical and Immunological Testing 0 1 2 0 0 3
455 Telecommunications 1 2 0 0 0 3
508 Solid Anti-Friction Devices, Materials Therefor, Lubricant or Separant Compositions for Moving Solid Surfaces, and Miscellaneous Mineral Oil Compositions 0 0 0 0 3 3
602 Surgery: Splint, Brace, or Bandage 0 2 0 1 0 3
607 Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application 1 0 0 2 0 3
715 DP: Presentation Processing of Document, Operator Interface Processing, and Screen Saver Display Processing (Data Processing) 1 0 1 1 0 3
036 Boots, Shoes, and Leggings 1 0 0 1 0 2
101 Printing 0 0 0 0 2 2
102 Ammunition and Explosives 0 0 0 1 1 2
104 Railways 0 0 0 1 1 2
111 Planting 0 2 0 0 0 2
114 Ships 1 0 1 0 0 2
134 Cleaning and Liquid Contact with Solids 0 1 0 0 1 2
149 Explosive and Thermic Compositions or Charges 0 0 0 1 1 2
181 Acoustics 0 1 0 1 0 2
208 Mineral Oils: Processes and Products 2 0 0 0 0 2
254 Implements or Apparatus for Applying Pushing or Pulling Force 0 0 0 1 1 2
257 Active Solid-State Devices (e.g., Transistors, Solid-State Diodes) 0 1 0 0 1 2
273 Amusement Devices: Games 0 0 0 2 0 2
285 Pipe Joints or Couplings 0 0 0 0 2 2
297 Chairs and Seats 0 1 0 0 1 2
307 Electrical Transmission or Interconnection Systems 0 1 0 1 0 2
315 Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices: Systems 1 0 1 0 0 2
326 Electronic Digital Logic Circuitry 0 0 1 1 0 2
361 Electricity: Electrical Systems and Devices 1 0 0 0 1 2
365 Static Information Storage and Retrieval 1 1 0 0 0 2
396 Photography 1 0 1 0 0 2
401 Coating Implements with Material Supply 0 2 0 0 0 2
422 Chemical Apparatus and Process Disinfecting, Deodorizing, Preserving, or Sterilizing 0 0 1 0 1 2
423 Chemistry of Inorganic Compounds 1 0 1 0 0 2
433 Dentistry 0 1 0 0 1 2
520 Synthetic Resins or Natural Rubbers (includes Classes 520-528) 1 0 0 1 0 2
623 Prosthesis (i.e., Artificial Body Members), Parts Thereof, or Aids and Accessories Therefor 0 0 0 1 1 2
713 Support (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 0 0 1 0 1 2
725 Interactive Video Distribution Systems 0 0 1 1 0 2
005 Beds 0 0 0 1 0 1
008 Bleaching and Dyeing; Fluid Treatment and Chemical Modification of Textiles and Fibers 0 0 1 0 0 1
016 Miscellaneous Hardware (e.g., Bushing, Carpet Fastener, Caster, Door Closer, Panel Hanger, Attachable or Adjunct Handle, Hinge, Window Sash Balance, Etc.) 1 0 0 0 0 1
024 Buckles, Buttons, Clasps, Etc. 0 0 0 1 0 1
030 Cutlery 0 0 1 0 0 1
047 Plant Husbandry 0 1 0 0 0 1
048 Gas: Heating and Illuminating 0 0 1 0 0 1
056 Harvesters 0 0 1 0 0 1
059 Chain, Staple, and Horseshoe Making 0 0 0 0 1 1
062 Refrigeration 0 0 0 1 0 1
065 Glass Manufacturing 0 0 0 0 1 1
070 Locks 0 0 1 0 0 1
074 Machine Element or Mechanism 0 0 0 1 0 1
083 Cutting 1 0 0 0 0 1
086 Ammunition and Explosive-Charge Making 0 0 0 1 0 1
106 Compositions: Coating or Plastic 0 0 0 0 1 1
116 Signals and Indicators 0 1 0 0 0 1
125 Stone Working 0 1 0 0 0 1
136 Batteries: Thermoelectric and Photoelectric 0 0 0 1 0 1
141 Fluent Material Handling, with Receiver or Receiver Coacting Means 0 1 0 0 0 1
152 Resilient Tires and Wheels 0 0 0 1 0 1
165 Heat Exchange 0 0 0 0 1 1
173 Tool Driving or Impacting 0 0 0 1 0 1
174 Electricity: Conductors and Insulators 0 0 0 1 0 1
177 Weighing Scales 1 0 0 0 0 1
187 Elevator, Industrial Lift Truck, or Stationary Lift for Vehicle 0 0 0 0 1 1
209 Classifying, Separating, and Assorting Solids 0 0 0 0 1 1
215 Bottles and Jars 0 0 1 0 0 1
224 Package and Article Carriers 0 0 0 0 1 1
229 Envelopes, Wrappers, and Paperboard Boxes 0 1 0 0 0 1
241 Solid Material Comminution or Disintegration 0 0 0 1 0 1
242 Winding, Tensioning, or Guiding 0 0 0 1 0 1
249 Static Molds 0 0 0 0 1 1
269 Work Holders 0 1 0 0 0 1
279 Chucks or Sockets 1 0 0 0 0 1
290 Prime-Mover Dynamo Plants 0 0 0 0 1 1
292 Closure Fasteners 0 0 0 0 1 1
294 Handling: Hand and Hoist-Line Implements 0 0 1 0 0 1
299 Mining or In Situ Disintegration of Hard Material 1 0 0 0 0 1
312 Supports: Cabinet Structure 0 0 0 1 0 1
318 Electricity: Motive Power Systems 0 0 0 0 1 1
323 Electricity: Power Supply or Regulation Systems 0 0 0 0 1 1
327 Miscellaneous Active Electrical Nonlinear Devices, Circuits, and Systems 0 0 0 1 0 1
341 Coded Data Generation or Conversion 0 0 0 1 0 1
348 Television 0 0 0 0 1 1
351 Optics: Eye Examining, Vision Testing and Correcting 0 0 1 0 0 1
358 Facsimile and Static Presentation Processing 0 0 0 1 0 1
363 Electric Power Conversion Systems 0 0 1 0 0 1
366 Agitating (e.g., of articles and materials) 0 1 0 0 0 1
375 Pulse or Digital Communications 0 1 0 0 0 1
385 Optical Waveguides 0 0 0 1 0 1
392 Electric Resistance Heating Devices 0 0 0 0 1 1
398 Optical Communications 0 0 0 1 0 1
405 Hydraulic and Earth Engineering 1 0 0 0 0 1
406 Conveyors: Fluid Current 0 0 1 0 0 1
408 Cutting by Use of Rotating Axially Moving Tool 0 0 1 0 0 1
410 Freight Accommodation On Freight Carrier 0 1 0 0 0 1
411 Expanded, Threaded, Driven, Headed, Tool-Deformed, or Locked-Threaded Fastener 0 0 0 0 1 1
414 Material or Article Handling 0 0 0 0 1 1
426 Food or Edible Material: Processes, Compositions, and Products 0 1 0 0 0 1
440 Marine Propulsion 0 0 0 0 1 1
442 Fabric (Woven, Knitted, or Nonwoven Textile or Cloth, Etc.) 0 0 1 0 0 1
450 Foundation Garments 0 0 1 0 0 1
472 Amusement Devices 0 0 0 0 1 1
507 Earth Boring, Well Treating, and Oil Field Chemistry 0 1 0 0 0 1
510 Cleaning Compositions for Solid Surfaces, Auxiliary Compositions Therefor, or Processes of Preparing the Compositions 0 0 0 1 0 1
700 DP: Generic Control Systems or Specific Applications (Data Processing) 0 1 0 0 0 1
726 Information Security 0 0 1 0 0 1
ALL ALL CLASSES 96 144 134 178 159 711



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