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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 2010 - 2014 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

HAWAII

( 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 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Total
128 Surgery (includes Class 600) 5 2 5 7 8 27
424 Drug, Bio-Affecting and Body Treating Compositions (includes Class 514) 3 5 7 5 4 24
382 Image Analysis 3 5 4 7 3 22
709 Multicomputer Data Transferring (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 4 4 3 5 6 22
435 Chemistry: Molecular Biology and Microbiology 2 3 6 5 5 21
455 Telecommunications 6 3 2 3 2 16
370 Multiplex Communications 3 4 5 2 0 14
463 Amusement Devices: Games 2 2 1 8 1 14
705 DP: Financial, Business Practice, Management, or Cost/Price Determination (Data Processing) 0 1 3 4 5 13
702 DP: Measuring, Calibrating, or Testing (Data Processing) 2 2 2 1 5 12
252 Compositions 4 3 2 1 1 11
606 Surgery (instruments) 3 1 4 1 2 11
707 DP: Database and File Management or Data Structures (Data Processing) 4 1 2 0 3 10
052 Static Structures (e.g., Buildings) 2 1 3 3 0 9
257 Active Solid-State Devices (e.g., Transistors, Solid-State Diodes) 3 3 1 2 0 9
290 Prime-Mover Dynamo Plants 0 1 1 3 4 9
340 Communications: Electrical 2 1 2 3 1 9
235 Registers (e.g., cash registers, calculators, devices for counting movements of devices, etc.) 3 1 1 0 3 8
280 Land Vehicles 0 3 2 2 1 8
356 Optics: Measuring and Testing 2 1 2 1 2 8
030 Cutlery 3 1 2 0 1 7
250 Radiant Energy 2 2 2 1 0 7
379 Telephonic Communications 0 1 0 2 4 7
532 Organic Compounds (includes Classes 532-570) 1 3 1 1 1 7
114 Ships 4 1 0 0 1 6
210 Liquid Purification or Separation 4 0 0 1 1 6
440 Marine Propulsion 1 0 1 0 4 6
473 Games Using Tangible Projectile 1 0 1 2 2 6
623 Prosthesis (i.e., Artificial Body Members), Parts Thereof, or Aids and Accessories Therefor 1 1 1 1 2 6
713 Support (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 1 1 0 2 2 6
726 Information Security 1 1 2 0 2 6
244 Aeronautics and Astronautics 2 1 0 1 1 5
348 Television 1 0 1 1 2 5
351 Optics: Eye Examining, Vision Testing and Correcting 3 0 0 0 2 5
438 Semiconductor Device Manufacturing: Process 0 2 1 2 0 5
717 DP: Software Development, Installation, and Management (Data Processing) 4 0 0 1 0 5
004 Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons 0 0 0 3 1 4
307 Electrical Transmission or Interconnection Systems 0 0 0 3 1 4
359 Optical: Systems and Elements 0 1 1 1 1 4
701 DP: Vehicles, Navigation, and Relative Location (Data Processing) 0 1 0 1 2 4
005 Beds 2 1 0 0 0 3
033 Geometrical Instruments 0 2 0 1 0 3
043 Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying 1 0 1 1 0 3
053 Package Making 0 0 1 0 2 3
060 Power Plants 1 1 0 0 1 3
062 Refrigeration 2 1 0 0 0 3
084 Music 1 1 0 0 1 3
104 Railways 0 0 2 0 1 3
119 Animal Husbandry 0 1 1 0 1 3
132 Toilet 1 0 1 0 1 3
188 Brakes 0 3 0 0 0 3
204 Chemistry: Electrical and Wave Energy 1 1 0 0 1 3
224 Package and Article Carriers 0 1 0 1 1 3
324 Electricity: Measuring and Testing 1 0 0 1 1 3
345 Computer Graphics Processing and Selective Visual Display Systems 0 0 0 0 3 3
361 Electricity: Electrical Systems and Devices 2 0 0 0 1 3
375 Pulse or Digital Communications 0 0 1 1 1 3
376 Induced Nuclear Reactions: Processes, Systems, and Elements 0 1 2 0 0 3
405 Hydraulic and Earth Engineering 0 0 0 1 2 3
426 Food or Edible Material: Processes, Compositions, and Products 0 0 1 2 0 3
482 Exercise Devices 0 1 1 0 1 3
520 Synthetic Resins or Natural Rubbers (includes Classes 520-528) 0 1 1 0 1 3
602 Surgery: Splint, Brace, or Bandage 0 0 1 1 1 3
604 Surgery (Medicators and Receptors) 1 0 2 0 0 3
607 Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application 0 0 2 1 0 3
700 DP: Generic Control Systems or Specific Applications (Data Processing) 2 0 0 1 0 3
704 DP: Speech Signal Processing, Linguistics, Language Translation, and Audio Compression/Decompression (Data Processing) 0 1 1 1 0 3
706 DP: Artificial Intelligence (Data Processing) 0 0 0 2 1 3
710 Input/Output (Electrical Computers and Digital Data Processing Systems) 1 0 1 0 1 3
725 Interactive Video Distribution Systems 2 1 0 0 0 3
015 Brushing, Scrubbing, and General Cleaning 0 0 2 0 0 2
027 Undertaking 1 0 0 0 1 2
029 Metal Working 0 0 0 1 1 2
036 Boots, Shoes, and Leggings 1 1 0 0 0 2
089 Ordnance 0 0 0 2 0 2
126 Stoves and Furnaces 0 1 0 1 0 2
134 Cleaning and Liquid Contact with Solids 0 0 0 2 0 2
137 Fluid Handling 0 1 1 0 0 2
141 Fluent Material Handling, with Receiver or Receiver Coacting Means 0 2 0 0 0 2
165 Heat Exchange 0 0 0 2 0 2
201 Distillation: Processes, Thermolytic 0 0 1 1 0 2
229 Envelopes, Wrappers, and Paperboard Boxes 0 0 0 0 2 2
264 Plastic and Nonmetallic Article Shaping or Treating: Processes 1 0 0 0 1 2
273 Amusement Devices: Games 1 1 0 0 0 2
310 Electrical Generator or Motor Structure 0 0 0 0 2 2
333 Wave Transmission Lines and Networks 0 2 0 0 0 2
335 Electricity: Magnetically Operated Switches, Magnets, and Electromagnets 0 0 2 0 0 2
349 Liquid Crystal Cells, Elements and Systems 0 2 0 0 0 2
362 Illumination 0 0 0 0 2 2
396 Photography 0 1 0 0 1 2
404 Road Structure, Process, or Apparatus 1 0 1 0 0 2
415 Rotary Kinetic Fluid Motors or Pumps 0 0 1 0 1 2
428 Stock Material or Miscellaneous Articles 1 0 0 1 0 2
441 Buoys, Rafts, and Aquatic Devices 1 0 0 0 1 2
530 Chemistry: Natural Resins or Derivatives; Peptides or Proteins; Lignins or Reaction Products Thereof 0 0 0 1 1 2
714 Error Detection/Correction and Fault Detection/Recovery 1 1 0 0 0 2
715 DP: Presentation Processing of Document, Operator Interface Processing, and Screen Saver Display Processing (Data Processing) 0 1 0 1 0 2
002 Apparel 1 0 0 0 0 1
024 Buckles, Buttons, Clasps, Etc. 0 0 0 0 1 1
037 Excavating 0 0 0 1 0 1
040 Card, Picture, or Sign Exhibiting 0 0 0 0 1 1
042 Firearms 0 0 0 1 0 1
047 Plant Husbandry 1 0 0 0 0 1
055 Gas Separation 1 0 0 0 0 1
070 Locks 0 0 0 0 1 1
075 Specialized Metallurgical Processes, Compositions for Use Therein, Consolidated Metal Powder Compositions, and Loose Metal Particulate Mixtures 0 0 0 1 0 1
081 Tools 0 0 0 0 1 1
095 Gas Separation: Processes 1 0 0 0 0 1
100 Presses 0 0 0 1 0 1
106 Compositions: Coating or Plastic 0 0 0 1 0 1
110 Furnaces 0 1 0 0 0 1
116 Signals and Indicators 0 0 0 0 1 1
118 Coating Apparatus 0 0 1 0 0 1
138 Pipes and Tubular Conduits 0 0 1 0 0 1
156 Adhesive Bonding and Miscellaneous Chemical Manufacture 1 0 0 0 0 1
166 Wells (shafts or deep borings in the earth, e.g., for oil and gas) 0 1 0 0 0 1
172 Earth Working 0 0 0 0 1 1
193 Conveyors, Chutes, Skids, Guides, and Ways 0 0 0 0 1 1
206 Special Receptacle or Package 0 0 0 0 1 1
211 Supports: Racks 0 0 0 1 0 1
221 Article Dispensing 0 0 1 0 0 1
222 Dispensing (apparatus and process) 0 0 0 1 0 1
239 Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing 0 0 0 1 0 1
241 Solid Material Comminution or Disintegration 0 0 0 0 1 1
248 Supports (e.g., for holding articles, etc.) 0 1 0 0 0 1
269 Work Holders 0 0 0 0 1 1
294 Handling: Hand and Hoist-Line Implements 0 0 0 1 0 1
296 Land Vehicles: Bodies and Tops 0 0 0 0 1 1
297 Chairs and Seats 1 0 0 0 0 1
315 Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices: Systems 0 0 0 0 1 1
330 Amplifiers 0 0 0 1 0 1
342 Communications: Directive Radio Wave Systems and Devices (e.g., Radar, Radio Navigation) 1 0 0 0 0 1
353 Optics: Image Projectors 0 0 1 0 0 1
365 Static Information Storage and Retrieval 1 0 0 0 0 1
368 Horology: Time Measuring Systems or Devices 1 0 0 0 0 1
380 Cryptography 0 0 0 1 0 1
383 Flexible Bags 0 0 0 0 1 1
401 Coating Implements with Material Supply 1 0 0 0 0 1
416 Fluid Reaction Surfaces (i.e., Impellers) 1 0 0 0 0 1
422 Chemical Apparatus and Process Disinfecting, Deodorizing, Preserving, or Sterilizing 0 1 0 0 0 1
427 Coating Processes 0 1 0 0 0 1
429 Chemistry: Electrical Current Producing Apparatus, Product, and Process 0 0 0 0 1 1
434 Education and Demonstration 1 0 0 0 0 1
436 Chemistry: Analytical and Immunological Testing 1 0 0 0 0 1
439 Electrical Connectors 0 0 1 0 0 1
442 Fabric (Woven, Knitted, or Nonwoven Textile or Cloth, Etc.) 0 0 1 0 0 1
451 Abrading 0 0 1 0 0 1
452 Butchering 0 0 0 1 0 1
502 Catalyst, Solid Sorbent, or Support Therefor: Product or Process of Making 0 0 0 1 0 1
508 Solid Anti-Friction Devices, Materials Therefor, Lubricant or Separant Compositions for Moving Solid Surfaces, and Miscellaneous Mineral Oil Compositions 0 1 0 0 0 1
510 Cleaning Compositions for Solid Surfaces, Auxiliary Compositions Therefor, or Processes of Preparing the Compositions 0 1 0 0 0 1
601 Surgery: Kinesitherapy 0 1 0 0 0 1
703 DP: Structural Design, Modeling, Simulation, and Emulation (Data Processing) 0 0 1 0 0 1
718 Virtual Machine Task or Process Management or Task Management/Control (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 0 0 1 0 0 1
719 Interprogram Communication or Interprocess Communication (Ipc) (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 0 0 1 0 0 1
800 Multicellular Living Organisms and Unmodified Parts Thereof and Related Processes 0 0 0 0 1 1
ALL ALL CLASSES 121 101 108 125 136 591



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