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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

NEW HAMPSHIRE

( 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
370 Multiplex Communications 30 36 28 38 33 165
709 Multicomputer Data Transferring (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 25 23 30 27 32 137
707 DP: Database and File Management or Data Structures (Data Processing) 21 40 23 22 28 134
604 Surgery (Medicators and Receptors) 12 13 23 36 28 112
424 Drug, Bio-Affecting and Body Treating Compositions (includes Class 514) 16 16 22 25 28 107
324 Electricity: Measuring and Testing 12 19 9 8 27 75
455 Telecommunications 10 13 26 10 15 74
219 Electric Heating 9 6 15 20 23 73
705 DP: Financial, Business Practice, Management, or Cost/Price Determination (Data Processing) 8 14 14 20 15 71
347 Incremental Printing of Symbolic Information 7 8 13 23 17 68
439 Electrical Connectors 16 18 10 11 12 67
435 Chemistry: Molecular Biology and Microbiology 7 13 12 13 19 64
340 Communications: Electrical 12 15 14 10 12 63
128 Surgery (includes Class 600) 5 13 6 17 18 59
257 Active Solid-State Devices (e.g., Transistors, Solid-State Diodes) 13 14 10 4 17 58
606 Surgery (instruments) 10 11 8 13 14 56
250 Radiant Energy 15 10 11 7 12 55
362 Illumination 13 12 6 5 13 49
323 Electricity: Power Supply or Regulation Systems 7 11 12 10 8 48
713 Support (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 7 9 7 15 10 48
042 Firearms 7 8 10 12 6 43
711 Memory (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 12 9 9 8 3 41
428 Stock Material or Miscellaneous Articles 6 8 5 5 13 37
438 Semiconductor Device Manufacturing: Process 15 7 8 4 3 37
029 Metal Working 6 7 11 5 7 36
345 Computer Graphics Processing and Selective Visual Display Systems 7 7 9 6 7 36
717 DP: Software Development, Installation, and Management (Data Processing) 8 4 6 11 7 36
101 Printing 6 4 9 7 9 35
073 Measuring and Testing 8 5 5 5 11 34
700 DP: Generic Control Systems or Specific Applications (Data Processing) 2 6 8 4 14 34
060 Power Plants 4 6 10 6 6 32
264 Plastic and Nonmetallic Article Shaping or Treating: Processes 9 5 7 3 8 32
382 Image Analysis 8 7 4 7 6 32
726 Information Security 7 2 6 8 9 32
210 Liquid Purification or Separation 6 2 2 10 11 31
343 Communications: Radio Wave Antennas 10 6 4 4 6 30
359 Optical: Systems and Elements 3 4 4 12 7 30
532 Organic Compounds (includes Classes 532-570) 2 8 7 6 7 30
356 Optics: Measuring and Testing 5 2 2 9 11 29
714 Error Detection/Correction and Fault Detection/Recovery 9 8 6 4 2 29
701 DP: Vehicles, Navigation, and Relative Location (Data Processing) 3 4 6 8 7 28
702 DP: Measuring, Calibrating, or Testing (Data Processing) 10 5 5 5 3 28
235 Registers (e.g., cash registers, calculators, devices for counting movements of devices, etc.) 12 4 4 1 6 27
270 Sheet-Material Associating 5 10 4 5 3 27
342 Communications: Directive Radio Wave Systems and Devices (e.g., Radar, Radio Navigation) 5 7 6 5 4 27
348 Television 3 5 0 11 8 27
718 Virtual Machine Task or Process Management or Task Management/Control (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 1 2 7 5 12 27
623 Prosthesis (i.e., Artificial Body Members), Parts Thereof, or Aids and Accessories Therefor 4 5 4 3 9 25
715 DP: Presentation Processing of Document, Operator Interface Processing, and Screen Saver Display Processing (Data Processing) 4 3 8 3 7 25
703 DP: Structural Design, Modeling, Simulation, and Emulation (Data Processing) 8 4 4 3 4 23
156 Adhesive Bonding and Miscellaneous Chemical Manufacture 5 4 3 3 7 22
180 Motor Vehicles 11 2 4 4 1 22
327 Miscellaneous Active Electrical Nonlinear Devices, Circuits, and Systems 2 2 7 3 8 22
361 Electricity: Electrical Systems and Devices 5 6 3 4 4 22
520 Synthetic Resins or Natural Rubbers (includes Classes 520-528) 4 7 4 3 4 22
036 Boots, Shoes, and Leggings 7 2 6 4 1 20
052 Static Structures (e.g., Buildings) 4 3 2 8 3 20
089 Ordnance 2 6 6 4 2 20
379 Telephonic Communications 2 2 5 8 3 20
315 Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices: Systems 1 1 4 8 5 19
174 Electricity: Conductors and Insulators 3 4 4 4 3 18
222 Dispensing (apparatus and process) 2 2 6 4 4 18
363 Electric Power Conversion Systems 6 3 3 4 2 18
414 Material or Article Handling 1 5 3 4 5 18
372 Coherent Light Generators 4 3 2 1 7 17
375 Pulse or Digital Communications 5 4 4 3 1 17
706 DP: Artificial Intelligence (Data Processing) 2 3 5 4 3 17
206 Special Receptacle or Package 3 2 2 4 5 16
239 Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing 4 3 2 4 3 16
326 Electronic Digital Logic Circuitry 6 4 0 5 1 16
002 Apparel 2 3 3 4 3 15
084 Music 7 1 5 0 2 15
277 Seal for a Joint or Juncture 4 4 2 2 3 15
310 Electrical Generator or Motor Structure 7 2 1 2 3 15
398 Optical Communications 5 1 2 3 4 15
427 Coating Processes 3 3 3 3 3 15
719 Interprogram Communication or Interprocess Communication (Ipc) (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 1 3 3 3 5 15
220 Receptacles 4 3 1 4 2 14
248 Supports (e.g., for holding articles, etc.) 4 1 3 3 3 14
341 Coded Data Generation or Conversion 3 6 0 1 4 14
365 Static Information Storage and Retrieval 4 3 3 3 1 14
385 Optical Waveguides 3 1 0 3 7 14
024 Buckles, Buttons, Clasps, Etc. 1 3 2 4 3 13
607 Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application 4 1 2 1 5 13
062 Refrigeration 3 2 0 7 0 12
137 Fluid Handling 0 2 1 6 3 12
271 Sheet Feeding or Delivering 1 1 3 6 1 12
710 Input/Output (Electrical Computers and Digital Data Processing Systems) 4 1 4 2 1 12
244 Aeronautics and Astronautics 2 2 2 4 1 11
333 Wave Transmission Lines and Networks 3 2 1 1 4 11
381 Electrical Audio Signal Processing Systems and Devices 1 1 2 5 2 11
425 Plastic Article or Earthenware Shaping or Treating: Apparatus 3 1 4 1 2 11
436 Chemistry: Analytical and Immunological Testing 1 4 3 3 0 11
015 Brushing, Scrubbing, and General Cleaning 0 3 1 2 4 10
096 Gas Separation: Apparatus 1 0 6 2 1 10
136 Batteries: Thermoelectric and Photoelectric 3 3 0 1 3 10
290 Prime-Mover Dynamo Plants 3 0 0 2 5 10
313 Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices 3 2 1 4 0 10
417 Pumps 0 0 3 3 4 10
422 Chemical Apparatus and Process Disinfecting, Deodorizing, Preserving, or Sterilizing 1 3 0 3 3 10
493 Manufacturing Container or Tube From Paper; or Other Manufacturing From a Sheet or Web 3 2 1 4 0 10
530 Chemistry: Natural Resins or Derivatives; Peptides or Proteins; Lignins or Reaction Products Thereof 4 2 0 3 1 10
716 Computer-Aided Design and Analysis of Circuits and Semiconductor Masks 0 2 2 4 2 10
033 Geometrical Instruments 2 4 0 1 2 9
083 Cutting 1 2 2 1 3 9
106 Compositions: Coating or Plastic 1 1 2 2 3 9
320 Electricity: Battery or Capacitor Charging or Discharging 4 0 1 0 4 9
358 Facsimile and Static Presentation Processing 4 2 0 3 0 9
378 X-Ray or Gamma Ray Systems or Devices 2 3 0 2 2 9
429 Chemistry: Electrical Current Producing Apparatus, Product, and Process 3 2 4 0 0 9
704 DP: Speech Signal Processing, Linguistics, Language Translation, and Audio Compression/Decompression (Data Processing) 0 1 3 4 1 9
725 Interactive Video Distribution Systems 1 1 3 2 2 9
165 Heat Exchange 2 0 4 2 0 8
198 Conveyors: Power-Driven 3 2 0 1 2 8
204 Chemistry: Electrical and Wave Energy 0 2 4 1 1 8
251 Valves and Valve Actuation 2 0 4 2 0 8
294 Handling: Hand and Hoist-Line Implements 1 1 2 3 1 8
307 Electrical Transmission or Interconnection Systems 1 2 4 0 1 8
318 Electricity: Motive Power Systems 0 3 2 1 2 8
330 Amplifiers 1 2 2 2 1 8
396 Photography 3 2 1 0 2 8
117 Single-Crystal, Oriented-Crystal, and Epitaxy Growth Processes; Non-Coating Apparatus Therefor 1 1 2 0 3 7
182 Fire Escape, Ladder, or Scaffold 0 1 2 2 2 7
228 Metal Fusion Bonding 3 0 3 1 0 7
280 Land Vehicles 2 1 0 2 2 7
430 Radiation Imagery Chemistry: Process, Composition, or Product Thereof 2 1 1 2 1 7
004 Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons 1 1 3 0 1 6
005 Beds 0 1 1 3 1 6
047 Plant Husbandry 3 0 2 1 0 6
072 Metal Deforming 3 2 0 0 1 6
074 Machine Element or Mechanism 0 1 2 2 1 6
081 Tools 0 1 1 2 2 6
203 Distillation: Processes, Separatory 2 0 2 1 1 6
227 Elongated-Member-Driving Apparatus 0 0 0 5 1 6
367 Communications, Electrical: Acoustic Wave Systems and Devices 1 2 1 2 0 6
442 Fabric (Woven, Knitted, or Nonwoven Textile or Cloth, Etc.) 3 1 0 0 2 6
463 Amusement Devices: Games 0 2 2 1 1 6
141 Fluent Material Handling, with Receiver or Receiver Coacting Means 1 0 1 1 2 5
205 Electrolysis: Processes, Compositions Used Therein, and Methods of Preparing the Compositions 0 0 2 1 2 5
224 Package and Article Carriers 0 0 2 1 2 5
229 Envelopes, Wrappers, and Paperboard Boxes 3 0 1 0 1 5
336 Inductor Devices 1 1 1 2 0 5
349 Liquid Crystal Cells, Elements and Systems 0 2 2 1 0 5
351 Optics: Eye Examining, Vision Testing and Correcting 1 1 1 1 1 5
366 Agitating (e.g., of articles and materials) 1 2 1 1 0 5
411 Expanded, Threaded, Driven, Headed, Tool-Deformed, or Locked-Threaded Fastener 1 0 1 1 2 5
416 Fluid Reaction Surfaces (i.e., Impellers) 1 0 1 1 2 5
423 Chemistry of Inorganic Compounds 0 4 1 0 0 5
473 Games Using Tangible Projectile 0 1 1 2 1 5
482 Exercise Devices 0 2 0 1 2 5
043 Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying 1 0 1 1 1 4
055 Gas Separation 1 1 0 1 1 4
070 Locks 0 1 0 0 3 4
082 Turning (e.g., for metal working) 2 1 1 0 0 4
095 Gas Separation: Processes 0 3 0 0 1 4
099 Foods and Beverages: Apparatus 2 0 2 0 0 4
114 Ships 1 0 0 1 2 4
119 Animal Husbandry 0 1 0 0 3 4
124 Mechanical Guns and Projectors 0 1 1 0 2 4
134 Cleaning and Liquid Contact with Solids 0 1 0 3 0 4
166 Wells (shafts or deep borings in the earth, e.g., for oil and gas) 1 2 1 0 0 4
200 Electricity: Circuit Makers and Breakers 0 1 0 2 1 4
215 Bottles and Jars 0 2 0 1 1 4
236 Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation 0 2 0 1 1 4
312 Supports: Cabinet Structure 0 1 1 1 1 4
331 Oscillators 1 0 1 1 1 4
335 Electricity: Magnetically Operated Switches, Magnets, and Electromagnets 3 0 0 1 0 4
386 Motion Video Signal Processing for Recording or Reproducing 0 0 0 2 2 4
404 Road Structure, Process, or Apparatus 1 2 0 1 0 4
415 Rotary Kinetic Fluid Motors or Pumps 0 0 1 1 2 4
434 Education and Demonstration 0 1 0 1 2 4
602 Surgery: Splint, Brace, or Bandage 1 1 2 0 0 4
708 Arithmetic Processing and Calculating (Electrical Computers) 1 1 1 1 0 4
712 Processing Architectures and Instruction Processing, e.g., Processors (Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems) 1 1 0 1 1 4
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 2 0 3
049 Movable or Removable Closures 0 1 1 0 1 3
110 Furnaces 1 0 0 0 2 3
122 Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers 0 0 1 0 2 3
148 Metal Treatment 0 0 1 0 2 3
162 Paper Making and Fiber Liberation 0 0 0 0 3 3
191 Electricity: Transmission To Vehicles 0 1 1 1 0 3
209 Classifying, Separating, and Assorting Solids 0 1 0 0 2 3
267 Spring Devices 2 0 0 0 1 3
285 Pipe Joints or Couplings 0 0 1 0 2 3
360 Dynamic Magnetic Information Storage or Retrieval 0 0 1 0 2 3
403 Joints and Connections 0 1 0 1 1 3
426 Food or Edible Material: Processes, Compositions, and Products 1 0 0 1 1 3
431 Combustion 1 1 0 0 1 3
433 Dentistry 0 0 0 2 1 3
440 Marine Propulsion 0 1 0 0 2 3
451 Abrading 0 0 0 2 1 3
454 Ventilation 1 1 1 0 0 3
492 Roll or Roller 0 0 1 1 1 3
516 Colloid Systems and Wetting Agents, Subcombinations Thereof, Processes of Making, Stabilizing, Breaking, or Inhibiting 1 0 2 0 0 3
030 Cutlery 0 1 0 1 0 2
037 Excavating 1 1 0 0 0 2
040 Card, Picture, or Sign Exhibiting 2 0 0 0 0 2
053 Package Making 1 0 0 1 0 2
071 Chemistry: Fertilizers 0 0 0 0 2 2
075 Specialized Metallurgical Processes, Compositions for Use Therein, Consolidated Metal Powder Compositions, and Loose Metal Particulate Mixtures 1 0 0 0 1 2
108 Horizontally Supported Planar Surfaces 1 1 0 0 0 2
118 Coating Apparatus 0 1 1 0 0 2
135 Tent, Canopy, Umbrella, or Cane 0 1 0 1 0 2
138 Pipes and Tubular Conduits 0 1 0 1 0 2
164 Metal Founding 1 1 0 0 0 2
202 Distillation: Apparatus 0 0 0 1 1 2
211 Supports: Racks 1 0 0 1 0 2
216 Etching a Substrate: Processes 0 0 1 1 0 2
241 Solid Material Comminution or Disintegration 0 1 0 1 0 2
242 Winding, Tensioning, or Guiding 0 1 0 1 0 2
252 Compositions 0 0 2 0 0 2
269 Work Holders 0 0 0 0 2 2
292 Closure Fasteners 0 1 1 0 0 2
296 Land Vehicles: Bodies and Tops 1 0 0 1 0 2
297 Chairs and Seats 1 0 0 0 1 2
353 Optics: Image Projectors 0 2 0 0 0 2
374 Thermal Measuring and Testing 1 0 0 1 0 2
380 Cryptography 0 0 1 1 0 2
384 Bearings 0 0 0 1 1 2
392 Electric Resistance Heating Devices 0 0 1 1 0 2
401 Coating Implements with Material Supply 0 0 1 1 0 2
409 Gear Cutting, Milling, or Planing 0 0 1 0 1 2
410 Freight Accommodation On Freight Carrier 0 0 1 1 0 2
412 Bookbinding: Process and Apparatus 0 0 1 1 0 2
419 Powder Metallurgy Processes 1 0 1 0 0 2
506 Combinatorial Chemistry Technology: Method, Library, Apparatus 0 1 0 0 1 2
588 Hazardous or Toxic Waste Destruction or Containment 1 0 0 0 1 2
008 Bleaching and Dyeing; Fluid Treatment and Chemical Modification of Textiles and Fibers 0 1 0 0 0 1
012 Boot and Shoe Making 0 1 0 0 0 1
023 Chemistry: Physical Processes 0 1 0 0 0 1
034 Drying and Gas or Vapor Contact with Solids 0 0 0 0 1 1
054 Harness for Working Animal 0 0 0 0 1 1
056 Harvesters 1 0 0 0 0 1
063 Jewelry 0 0 0 0 1 1
068 Textiles: Fluid Treating Apparatus 1 0 0 0 0 1
092 Expansible Chamber Devices 0 1 0 0 0 1
112 Sewing 0 0 0 0 1 1
123 Internal-Combustion Engines 0 0 0 0 1 1
126 Stoves and Furnaces 1 0 0 0 0 1
159 Concentrating Evaporators 0 0 0 0 1 1
169 Fire Extinguishers 0 0 0 0 1 1
173 Tool Driving or Impacting 0 0 0 0 1 1
181 Acoustics 0 0 1 0 0 1
193 Conveyors, Chutes, Skids, Guides, and Ways 0 1 0 0 0 1
238 Railways: Surface Track 0 0 0 1 0 1
256 Fences 0 0 1 0 0 1
261 Gas and Liquid Contact Apparatus 0 0 0 1 0 1
273 Amusement Devices: Games 0 0 0 1 0 1
281 Books, Strips, and Leaves 1 0 0 0 0 1
283 Printed Matter 1 0 0 0 0 1
301 Land Vehicles: Wheels and Axles 0 1 0 0 0 1
305 Wheel Substitutes for Land Vehicles 1 0 0 0 0 1
338 Electrical Resistors 0 0 0 0 1 1
368 Horology: Time Measuring Systems or Devices 0 0 1 0 0 1
383 Flexible Bags 0 0 0 0 1 1
388 Electricity: Motor Control Systems 1 0 0 0 0 1
400 Typewriting Machines 0 0 0 0 1 1
405 Hydraulic and Earth Engineering 0 0 0 1 0 1
407 Cutters, for Shaping 0 0 1 0 0 1
408 Cutting by Use of Rotating Axially Moving Tool 0 0 0 1 0 1
420 Alloys or Metallic Compositions 1 0 0 0 0 1
432 Heating 0 0 1 0 0 1
441 Buoys, Rafts, and Aquatic Devices 0 0 1 0 0 1
445 Electric Lamp or Space Discharge Component or Device Manufacturing 0 0 1 0 0 1
446 Amusement Devices: Toys 0 1 0 0 0 1
450 Foundation Garments 0 1 0 0 0 1
464 Rotary Shafts, Gudgeons, Housings, and Flexible Couplings for Rotary Shafts 0 0 0 1 0 1
470 Threaded, Headed Fastener, or Washer Making: Process and Apparatus 0 1 0 0 0 1
476 Friction Gear Transmission Systems or Components 0 0 0 0 1 1
502 Catalyst, Solid Sorbent, or Support Therefor: Product or Process of Making 0 0 0 0 1 1
503 Record Receiver Having Plural Interactive Leaves or a Colorless Color Former, Method of Use, or Developer Therefor 0 1 0 0 0 1
508 Solid Anti-Friction Devices, Materials Therefor, Lubricant or Separant Compositions for Moving Solid Surfaces, and Miscellaneous Mineral Oil Compositions 1 0 0 0 0 1
601 Surgery: Kinesitherapy 1 0 0 0 0 1
800 Multicellular Living Organisms and Unmodified Parts Thereof and Related Processes 0 0 0 1 0 1
ALL ALL CLASSES 725 725 734 822 889 3895



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