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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

DENMARK

( 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) 36 77 75 81 124 393
435 Chemistry: Molecular Biology and Microbiology 38 57 79 65 73 312
381 Electrical Audio Signal Processing Systems and Devices 20 25 33 72 54 204
604 Surgery (Medicators and Receptors) 16 26 36 44 53 175
532 Organic Compounds (includes Classes 532-570) 16 19 27 23 22 107
416 Fluid Reaction Surfaces (i.e., Impellers) 3 9 23 43 26 104
370 Multiplex Communications 12 19 22 23 21 97
455 Telecommunications 11 8 12 26 36 93
290 Prime-Mover Dynamo Plants 3 7 23 12 19 64
426 Food or Edible Material: Processes, Compositions, and Products 7 10 8 18 17 60
530 Chemistry: Natural Resins or Derivatives; Peptides or Proteins; Lignins or Reaction Products Thereof 4 15 11 13 13 56
052 Static Structures (e.g., Buildings) 3 7 11 17 15 53
128 Surgery (includes Class 600) 7 6 5 9 16 43
073 Measuring and Testing 6 7 10 6 10 39
310 Electrical Generator or Motor Structure 3 5 7 12 11 38
210 Liquid Purification or Separation 5 7 4 12 4 32
707 DP: Database and File Management or Data Structures (Data Processing) 3 10 7 6 6 32
062 Refrigeration 3 5 10 2 9 29
264 Plastic and Nonmetallic Article Shaping or Treating: Processes 2 4 7 11 4 28
029 Metal Working 4 6 4 7 5 26
324 Electricity: Measuring and Testing 2 4 11 3 6 26
361 Electricity: Electrical Systems and Devices 5 3 5 3 10 26
417 Pumps 1 4 6 8 7 26
422 Chemical Apparatus and Process Disinfecting, Deodorizing, Preserving, or Sterilizing 2 7 4 4 7 24
700 DP: Generic Control Systems or Specific Applications (Data Processing) 1 2 6 7 8 24
356 Optics: Measuring and Testing 3 3 5 7 4 22
340 Communications: Electrical 1 10 4 4 2 21
382 Image Analysis 3 2 4 9 3 21
385 Optical Waveguides 8 3 1 4 5 21
429 Chemistry: Electrical Current Producing Apparatus, Product, and Process 2 5 3 7 4 21
705 DP: Financial, Business Practice, Management, or Cost/Price Determination (Data Processing) 1 9 3 5 3 21
709 Multicomputer Data Transferring (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 4 3 4 6 4 21
137 Fluid Handling 2 2 4 7 5 20
198 Conveyors: Power-Driven 2 6 4 3 5 20
423 Chemistry of Inorganic Compounds 4 5 3 4 4 20
800 Multicellular Living Organisms and Unmodified Parts Thereof and Related Processes 0 2 3 7 8 20
362 Illumination 2 6 6 1 4 19
702 DP: Measuring, Calibrating, or Testing (Data Processing) 1 2 3 7 6 19
345 Computer Graphics Processing and Selective Visual Display Systems 1 2 5 6 4 18
375 Pulse or Digital Communications 3 3 5 3 4 18
415 Rotary Kinetic Fluid Motors or Pumps 0 3 5 3 7 18
439 Electrical Connectors 5 6 4 3 0 18
714 Error Detection/Correction and Fault Detection/Recovery 5 4 3 4 2 18
715 DP: Presentation Processing of Document, Operator Interface Processing, and Screen Saver Display Processing (Data Processing) 1 3 3 5 6 18
156 Adhesive Bonding and Miscellaneous Chemical Manufacture 0 3 5 5 4 17
307 Electrical Transmission or Interconnection Systems 0 6 5 2 4 17
318 Electricity: Motive Power Systems 2 5 3 2 5 17
428 Stock Material or Miscellaneous Articles 2 2 5 3 5 17
623 Prosthesis (i.e., Artificial Body Members), Parts Thereof, or Aids and Accessories Therefor 1 3 3 5 5 17
241 Solid Material Comminution or Disintegration 1 0 6 6 3 16
343 Communications: Radio Wave Antennas 3 1 3 3 6 16
602 Surgery: Splint, Brace, or Bandage 3 1 7 2 3 16
606 Surgery (instruments) 1 3 3 5 3 15
330 Amplifiers 4 4 4 0 2 14
713 Support (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 1 1 3 5 4 14
060 Power Plants 1 4 2 2 4 13
436 Chemistry: Analytical and Immunological Testing 2 4 2 1 4 13
251 Valves and Valve Actuation 0 4 3 0 5 12
379 Telephonic Communications 0 3 2 2 5 12
427 Coating Processes 4 3 1 1 3 12
452 Butchering 1 3 3 3 2 12
520 Synthetic Resins or Natural Rubbers (includes Classes 520-528) 1 2 3 1 5 12
701 DP: Vehicles, Navigation, and Relative Location (Data Processing) 1 0 2 6 3 12
716 Computer-Aided Design and Analysis of Circuits and Semiconductor Masks 1 0 2 4 5 12
005 Beds 3 1 1 5 1 11
048 Gas: Heating and Illuminating 5 3 2 0 1 11
166 Wells (shafts or deep borings in the earth, e.g., for oil and gas) 2 1 3 4 1 11
359 Optical: Systems and Elements 1 2 2 3 3 11
138 Pipes and Tubular Conduits 0 0 4 3 3 10
160 Flexible or Portable Closure, Partition, or Panel 1 2 2 2 3 10
200 Electricity: Circuit Makers and Breakers 1 2 3 2 2 10
206 Special Receptacle or Package 3 2 2 2 1 10
250 Radiant Energy 5 0 2 0 3 10
438 Semiconductor Device Manufacturing: Process 3 5 2 0 0 10
703 DP: Structural Design, Modeling, Simulation, and Emulation (Data Processing) 3 2 2 1 2 10
717 DP: Software Development, Installation, and Management (Data Processing) 1 1 2 1 5 10
053 Package Making 0 1 2 3 3 9
074 Machine Element or Mechanism 1 1 2 4 1 9
180 Motor Vehicles 1 2 5 0 1 9
280 Land Vehicles 1 3 0 1 4 9
341 Coded Data Generation or Conversion 2 0 2 3 2 9
475 Planetary Gear Transmission Systems or Components 0 1 0 4 4 9
710 Input/Output (Electrical Computers and Digital Data Processing Systems) 0 1 2 4 2 9
165 Heat Exchange 0 0 2 5 1 8
174 Electricity: Conductors and Insulators 1 0 1 1 5 8
222 Dispensing (apparatus and process) 0 0 2 1 5 8
257 Active Solid-State Devices (e.g., Transistors, Solid-State Diodes) 1 3 1 2 1 8
363 Electric Power Conversion Systems 2 2 1 1 2 8
372 Coherent Light Generators 0 5 1 1 1 8
418 Rotary Expansible Chamber Devices 0 1 2 4 1 8
069 Leather Manufactures 2 2 1 2 0 7
134 Cleaning and Liquid Contact with Solids 1 0 2 4 0 7
182 Fire Escape, Ladder, or Scaffold 0 0 3 1 3 7
209 Classifying, Separating, and Assorting Solids 3 2 1 1 0 7
235 Registers (e.g., cash registers, calculators, devices for counting movements of devices, etc.) 3 1 2 0 1 7
348 Television 3 0 0 3 1 7
414 Material or Article Handling 2 2 0 2 1 7
482 Exercise Devices 0 0 4 2 1 7
506 Combinatorial Chemistry Technology: Method, Library, Apparatus 0 1 2 3 1 7
518 Chemistry: Fischer-Tropsch Processes; or Purification or Recovery of Products Thereof 0 1 2 1 3 7
091 Motors: Expansible Chamber Type 2 0 2 0 2 6
095 Gas Separation: Processes 0 0 0 2 4 6
106 Compositions: Coating or Plastic 0 0 0 3 3 6
181 Acoustics 1 2 1 1 1 6
252 Compositions 2 0 2 0 2 6
315 Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices: Systems 0 1 2 1 2 6
320 Electricity: Battery or Capacitor Charging or Discharging 1 1 0 3 1 6
358 Facsimile and Static Presentation Processing 1 1 0 0 4 6
380 Cryptography 2 1 1 1 1 6
410 Freight Accommodation On Freight Carrier 0 2 1 1 2 6
585 Chemistry of Hydrocarbon Compounds 1 2 1 1 1 6
708 Arithmetic Processing and Calculating (Electrical Computers) 1 2 2 1 0 6
084 Music 0 0 0 2 3 5
108 Horizontally Supported Planar Surfaces 0 1 1 2 1 5
177 Weighing Scales 1 2 0 2 0 5
261 Gas and Liquid Contact Apparatus 2 1 1 1 0 5
297 Chairs and Seats 1 1 0 2 1 5
378 X-Ray or Gamma Ray Systems or Devices 0 1 0 0 4 5
384 Bearings 0 1 2 2 0 5
425 Plastic Article or Earthenware Shaping or Treating: Apparatus 1 1 2 0 1 5
451 Abrading 1 1 0 1 2 5
510 Cleaning Compositions for Solid Surfaces, Auxiliary Compositions Therefor, or Processes of Preparing the Compositions 1 1 1 1 1 5
607 Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application 1 0 1 2 1 5
704 DP: Speech Signal Processing, Linguistics, Language Translation, and Audio Compression/Decompression (Data Processing) 0 2 1 1 1 5
711 Memory (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 0 3 0 0 2 5
024 Buckles, Buttons, Clasps, Etc. 1 1 0 0 2 4
040 Card, Picture, or Sign Exhibiting 0 0 2 1 1 4
049 Movable or Removable Closures 0 0 1 1 2 4
055 Gas Separation 1 2 0 1 0 4
072 Metal Deforming 1 0 2 1 0 4
092 Expansible Chamber Devices 0 0 2 0 2 4
096 Gas Separation: Apparatus 1 0 2 1 0 4
099 Foods and Beverages: Apparatus 0 3 1 0 0 4
104 Railways 2 0 1 0 1 4
119 Animal Husbandry 2 0 1 0 1 4
126 Stoves and Furnaces 0 1 1 2 0 4
127 Sugar, Starch, and Carbohydrates 0 1 0 1 2 4
175 Boring or Penetrating the Earth 0 0 1 2 1 4
208 Mineral Oils: Processes and Products 0 3 0 1 0 4
220 Receptacles 0 1 1 1 1 4
248 Supports (e.g., for holding articles, etc.) 0 0 1 2 1 4
294 Handling: Hand and Hoist-Line Implements 0 1 1 1 1 4
351 Optics: Eye Examining, Vision Testing and Correcting 1 0 1 1 1 4
494 Imperforate Bowl: Centrifugal Separators 0 0 0 3 1 4
002 Apparel 0 1 1 0 1 3
004 Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons 0 0 0 1 2 3
038 Textiles: Ironing or Smoothing 0 0 0 1 2 3
065 Glass Manufacturing 0 0 1 1 1 3
083 Cutting 0 1 1 0 1 3
100 Presses 1 0 1 0 1 3
123 Internal-Combustion Engines 0 2 0 1 0 3
204 Chemistry: Electrical and Wave Energy 0 1 0 0 2 3
205 Electrolysis: Processes, Compositions Used Therein, and Methods of Preparing the Compositions 0 0 2 0 1 3
212 Traversing Hoists 0 0 1 2 0 3
219 Electric Heating 0 1 0 0 2 3
236 Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation 0 1 0 1 1 3
273 Amusement Devices: Games 0 0 0 0 3 3
292 Closure Fasteners 1 0 0 1 1 3
322 Electricity: Single Generator Systems 0 0 1 1 1 3
327 Miscellaneous Active Electrical Nonlinear Devices, Circuits, and Systems 1 0 2 0 0 3
333 Wave Transmission Lines and Networks 0 2 1 0 0 3
353 Optics: Image Projectors 0 0 2 0 1 3
398 Optical Communications 1 0 0 1 1 3
405 Hydraulic and Earth Engineering 1 1 1 0 0 3
454 Ventilation 0 0 0 2 1 3
463 Amusement Devices: Games 0 0 0 0 3 3
473 Games Using Tangible Projectile 0 0 2 0 1 3
502 Catalyst, Solid Sorbent, or Support Therefor: Product or Process of Making 0 1 1 0 1 3
719 Interprogram Communication or Interprocess Communication (Ipc) (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 1 0 1 0 1 3
726 Information Security 0 0 2 1 0 3
008 Bleaching and Dyeing; Fluid Treatment and Chemical Modification of Textiles and Fibers 0 1 1 0 0 2
015 Brushing, Scrubbing, and General Cleaning 0 0 1 0 1 2
033 Geometrical Instruments 0 1 0 0 1 2
036 Boots, Shoes, and Leggings 0 1 0 0 1 2
047 Plant Husbandry 1 0 0 0 1 2
101 Printing 1 0 0 0 1 2
110 Furnaces 0 0 0 2 0 2
114 Ships 0 0 0 1 1 2
140 Wireworking 0 0 1 0 1 2
184 Lubrication 0 0 0 1 1 2
187 Elevator, Industrial Lift Truck, or Stationary Lift for Vehicle 0 0 0 1 1 2
201 Distillation: Processes, Thermolytic 0 0 2 0 0 2
211 Supports: Racks 0 0 0 1 1 2
221 Article Dispensing 0 0 0 1 1 2
232 Deposit and Collection Receptacles 0 0 0 2 0 2
242 Winding, Tensioning, or Guiding 0 1 0 1 0 2
254 Implements or Apparatus for Applying Pushing or Pulling Force 0 0 1 0 1 2
269 Work Holders 0 0 0 1 1 2
285 Pipe Joints or Couplings 0 2 0 0 0 2
303 Fluid-Pressure and Analogous Brake Systems 0 1 0 1 0 2
323 Electricity: Power Supply or Regulation Systems 1 1 0 0 0 2
332 Modulators 1 1 0 0 0 2
342 Communications: Directive Radio Wave Systems and Devices (e.g., Radar, Radio Navigation) 0 1 1 0 0 2
355 Photocopying 0 1 0 1 0 2
365 Static Information Storage and Retrieval 0 1 0 1 0 2
374 Thermal Measuring and Testing 0 1 0 0 1 2
401 Coating Implements with Material Supply 0 0 0 2 0 2
403 Joints and Connections 2 0 0 0 0 2
404 Road Structure, Process, or Apparatus 1 0 0 1 0 2
432 Heating 0 0 0 1 1 2
441 Buoys, Rafts, and Aquatic Devices 0 0 0 1 1 2
446 Amusement Devices: Toys 1 1 0 0 0 2
712 Processing Architectures and Instruction Processing, e.g., Processors (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 1 0 0 1 0 2
725 Interactive Video Distribution Systems 0 0 1 1 0 2
016 Miscellaneous Hardware (e.g., Bushing, Carpet Fastener, Caster, Door Closer, Panel Hanger, Attachable or Adjunct Handle, Hinge, Window Sash Balance, Etc.) 0 0 0 0 1 1
027 Undertaking 0 0 0 0 1 1
034 Drying and Gas or Vapor Contact with Solids 0 0 0 0 1 1
043 Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying 1 0 0 0 0 1
044 Fuel and Related Compositions 0 1 0 0 0 1
056 Harvesters 0 1 0 0 0 1
059 Chain, Staple, and Horseshoe Making 0 0 0 1 0 1
066 Textiles: Knitting 0 0 1 0 0 1
070 Locks 0 0 0 0 1 1
081 Tools 0 0 0 1 0 1
089 Ordnance 1 0 0 0 0 1
105 Railway Rolling Stock 0 0 0 1 0 1
112 Sewing 0 1 0 0 0 1
122 Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers 0 0 0 1 0 1
124 Mechanical Guns and Projectors 0 0 1 0 0 1
135 Tent, Canopy, Umbrella, or Cane 0 1 0 0 0 1
136 Batteries: Thermoelectric and Photoelectric 0 1 0 0 0 1
139 Textiles: Weaving 0 0 0 0 1 1
148 Metal Treatment 0 0 0 1 0 1
164 Metal Founding 0 0 1 0 0 1
169 Fire Extinguishers 0 0 1 0 0 1
188 Brakes 0 0 0 0 1 1
190 Trunks and Hand-Carried Luggage 0 0 1 0 0 1
192 Clutches and Power-Stop Control 0 0 0 0 1 1
215 Bottles and Jars 0 0 0 1 0 1
228 Metal Fusion Bonding 0 0 1 0 0 1
229 Envelopes, Wrappers, and Paperboard Boxes 0 0 1 0 0 1
239 Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing 0 0 0 0 1 1
244 Aeronautics and Astronautics 0 1 0 0 0 1
249 Static Molds 0 0 0 1 0 1
283 Printed Matter 0 0 1 0 0 1
296 Land Vehicles: Bodies and Tops 0 0 0 0 1 1
312 Supports: Cabinet Structure 0 0 0 1 0 1
326 Electronic Digital Logic Circuitry 0 1 0 0 0 1
336 Inductor Devices 0 0 0 1 0 1
337 Electricity: Electrothermally or Thermally Actuated Switches 1 0 0 0 0 1
338 Electrical Resistors 0 1 0 0 0 1
366 Agitating (e.g., of articles and materials) 1 0 0 0 0 1
369 Dynamic Information Storage or Retrieval 0 0 1 0 0 1
383 Flexible Bags 0 0 1 0 0 1
386 Motion Video Signal Processing for Recording or Reproducing 0 0 0 1 0 1
400 Typewriting Machines 0 0 0 0 1 1
411 Expanded, Threaded, Driven, Headed, Tool-Deformed, or Locked-Threaded Fastener 0 0 0 0 1 1
430 Radiation Imagery Chemistry: Process, Composition, or Product Thereof 0 0 0 0 1 1
431 Combustion 0 0 0 1 0 1
433 Dentistry 0 1 0 0 0 1
442 Fabric (Woven, Knitted, or Nonwoven Textile or Cloth, Etc.) 0 0 0 0 1 1
460 Crop Threshing or Separating 0 0 0 0 1 1
472 Amusement Devices 0 0 1 0 0 1
493 Manufacturing Container or Tube From Paper; or Other Manufacturing From a Sheet or Web 1 0 0 0 0 1
501 Compositions: Ceramic 1 0 0 0 0 1
516 Colloid Systems and Wetting Agents, Subcombinations Thereof, Processes of Making, Stabilizing, Breaking, or Inhibiting 0 1 0 0 0 1
706 DP: Artificial Intelligence (Data Processing) 0 0 0 0 1 1
ALL ALL CLASSES 390 605 730 850 921 3496



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