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

Patenting In Technology Classes,
Breakout By Organization

Count of 2009 - 2013 Utility Patent Grants,
By Calendar Year of Grant
With Patent Counts Based on Primary Patent Classification

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Organizations Receiving 5 or More Utility Patents During the Period
Having Primary Classification In

Class 341, Coded Data Generation or Conversion

( technology class is determined by the primary classification assigned to the patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )
( patent ownership is determined by the first-named assignee listed on a patent )

The following table displays first-named assignees and counts of their associated patents, as distributed by the year of patent grant.
First-Named Assignee 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, INCORPORATED 33 25 22 23 29 132
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 42 26 26 15 18 127
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 28 34 15 17 16 110
SONY CORPORATION 21 22 16 17 22 98
PANASONIC CORPORATION 20 26 20 12 13 91
ANALOG DEVICES, INC. 9 23 15 9 21 77
BROADCOM CORPORATION 22 15 17 9 11 74
MARVELL INTERNATIONAL LTD. 20 19 20 7 6 72
INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES AG 22 20 14 7 7 70
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 13 17 15 6 19 70
RESEARCH IN MOTION LIMITED 14 7 19 13 14 67
TOSHIBA CORPORATION 17 7 15 8 16 63
MEDIATEK INC. 9 14 21 6 11 61
RENESAS ELECTRONICS CORP. 0 2 25 14 9 50
NXP B.V. 16 7 13 7 6 49
QUALCOMM, INC. 10 13 7 10 9 49
FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. 4 10 17 5 12 48
FUJITSU LIMITED 1 3 18 14 10 46
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE 7 5 9 8 11 40
ADVANTEST CORP. 7 5 7 4 6 29
REALTEK SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION 13 5 5 6 0 29
TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD. 2 3 4 11 8 28
RED HAT, INC. 10 10 4 3 0 27
LSI CORPORATION 3 6 7 2 7 25
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 6 4 3 2 9 24
HIMAX TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED 7 3 2 4 6 22
INTERSIL AMERICAS INC. 0 3 6 10 3 22
SILICON LABORATORIES INC. 2 7 4 6 3 22
INTEL CORPORATION 3 9 2 2 5 21
LG ELECTRONICS INC. 1 10 5 3 2 21
NATIONAL SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION 8 6 4 1 2 21
APPLE, INC. 2 7 4 0 7 20
MICRON TECHNOLOGY, INC. 10 3 2 5 0 20
CIRRUS LOGIC, INC. 7 5 2 1 4 19
MICROSOFT CORPORATION 3 4 1 8 3 19
TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET L M ERICSSON (PUBL.) 6 3 3 1 6 19
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION 0 9 5 2 2 18
ATMEL CORPORATION 2 5 4 4 2 17
CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORP. 3 1 4 7 2 17
DENSO CORPORATION 5 6 2 1 3 17
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 4 2 4 2 5 17
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. 5 6 4 2 0 17
HONG FU JIN PRECISION INDUSTRY (SHENZHEN) CO., LTD. 0 2 0 13 2 17
MITSUBISHI DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 3 2 4 4 4 17
NEC CORPORATION 2 4 5 2 4 17
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA 5 1 5 4 1 16
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 5 1 1 5 4 16
HYNIX SEMICONDUCTOR INC. 6 4 4 2 0 16
INTEGRATED DEVICE TECHNOLOGY, INC. 1 1 3 3 8 16
LINEAR TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 2 3 4 4 3 16
MARVELL WORLD TRADE LTD. 5 3 4 0 4 16
MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY INCORPORATED 2 3 5 3 3 16
NEC ELECTRONICS CORPORATION 6 10 0 0 0 16
ALTERA CORPORATION 1 4 4 3 3 15
HRL LABORATORIES, LLC 3 4 4 3 1 15
MAXIM INTEGRATED PRODUCTS, INC. 1 1 2 3 8 15
SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA (SHARP CORPORATION) 4 5 3 2 1 15
OKI SEMICONDUCTOR CO., LTD. 5 5 3 0 1 14
ROBERT BOSCH GMBH 2 4 4 3 1 14
STMICROELECTRONICS S.A. 3 3 1 1 6 14
THOMSON LICENSING S.A. 0 5 5 2 2 14
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, L.P. 0 2 2 2 6 12
FUJITSU SEMICONDUCTOR LIMITED 0 1 5 3 3 12
HIMAX MEDIA SOLUTIONS, INC. 1 4 6 1 0 12
HITACHI, LTD 2 4 2 2 2 12
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V. 3 3 2 1 3 12
MSTAR SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. 1 4 1 2 4 12
NOKIA CORPORATION 2 4 3 1 2 12
OLYMPUS CORPORATION 0 1 0 2 9 12
RAYTHEON COMPANY 2 1 3 2 4 12
SAMSUNG ELECTRO-MECHANICS CO., LTD. 4 2 0 3 3 12
ST-ERICSSON SA 0 0 2 4 6 12
STMICROELECTRONICS S.R.L. 1 4 1 3 3 12
HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. 1 1 3 3 3 11
SEMICONDUCTOR TECHNOLOGY ACADEMIC RESEARCH CENTER 2 2 3 3 1 11
AGERE SYSTENS LLC 5 3 2 0 0 10
APTINA IMAGING CORPORATION 5 2 1 0 2 10
HONG KONG APPLIED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE CO. LTD. 1 3 0 1 5 10
INTERUNIVERSITAIR MICRO-ELEKTRONICA CENTRUM (IMEC VZW) 0 3 1 3 3 10
NATIONAL TAIWAN UNIVERSITY 1 1 7 1 0 10
RICOH COMPANY, LTD. 2 1 2 3 2 10
SAMPLIFY SYSTEMS, INC. 3 4 3 0 0 10
GOOGLE, INC. 1 2 1 2 3 9
KENET, INC. 2 4 3 0 0 9
MEDIATEK SINGAPORE PTE LTD 0 0 3 0 6 9
NATIONAL CHIAO TUNG UNIVERSITY 1 3 0 3 2 9
ASAHI KASEI MICRODEVICES CORPORATION 0 0 3 0 5 8
CAMBRIDGE SILICON RADIO LIMITED 0 0 1 5 2 8
NOVATEK MICROELECTRONICS CORP. 2 3 0 0 3 8
ROCKWELL COLLINS, INC. 0 0 3 0 5 8
AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 4 2 0 0 1 7
ALPS ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 1 1 1 2 2 7
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC. 2 3 1 0 1 7
CREST SEMICONDUCTORS, INC. 0 0 0 1 6 7
EXAR CORPORATION 2 4 1 0 0 7
FUJITSU MICROELECTRONICS LIMITED 4 3 0 0 0 7
MOTOROLA-MOBILITY, INC. 0 0 4 2 1 7
NVIDIA CORPORATION 2 1 2 0 2 7
RAMBUS, INC. 0 2 0 4 1 7
RENESAS TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 4 3 0 0 0 7
SANYO ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 5 2 0 0 0 7
SONY ERICSSON MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS AB 0 2 3 2 0 7
SYNTROPY SYSTEMS, LLC 0 0 0 4 3 7
WOLFSON MICROELECTRONICS LIMITED 2 3 2 0 0 7
YAMAHA CORPORATION 2 1 2 1 1 7
ATI TECHNOLOGIES ULC 1 1 1 2 1 6
CONEXANT SYSTEMS, INC. 0 3 2 1 0 6
DIALOG SEMICONDUCTOR GMBH 0 1 1 2 2 6
HON HAI PRECISION IND. CO., LTD. 0 1 2 2 1 6
HYPRES, INC. 1 2 1 1 1 6
LINK--A--MEDIA DEVICES CORPORATION 1 1 1 1 2 6
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 0 1 0 2 3 6
MOTOROLA, INC. 2 4 0 0 0 6
ROHM CO., LTD. 3 1 0 1 1 6
SEAGATE TECHNOLOGY, LLC 1 2 2 0 1 6
SEMTECH CORPORATION 0 0 2 1 3 6
SHARP LABORATORIES OF AMERICA, INC. 2 0 1 0 3 6
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 3 0 2 0 1 6
STMICROELECTRONICS ASIA PACIFIC PTE LIMITED 1 0 0 3 2 6
SYNAPTICS, INC. 1 0 0 0 5 6
TERADYNE, INC. 3 1 0 1 1 6
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS DEUTSCHLAND GMBH 1 1 3 0 1 6
THALES 0 0 1 2 3 6
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NAVY 0 0 0 4 2 6
VIA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 4 2 0 0 0 6
XILINX, INC. 2 0 1 2 1 6
AMS AG 0 2 2 1 0 5
BLACKBERRY LIMITED 0 0 0 0 5 5
CHI MEI COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 1 4 0 5
CITRIX SYSTEMS, INC. 2 0 3 0 0 5
CMOSIS NV 0 0 2 2 1 5
COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY 4 0 0 1 0 5
COSMIC CIRCUITS PRIVATE LIMITED 3 1 0 1 0 5
FARADAY TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 1 2 0 1 1 5
KOREA ADVANCED INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 1 2 1 1 0 5
LATTICE SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION 2 1 0 2 0 5
LIGHT-BASED TECHNOLOGIES INCORPORATED 1 0 1 0 3 5
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION 2 2 0 1 0 5
NATIONAL CHENG KUNG UNIVERSITY 1 0 0 2 2 5
NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION SHIZUOKA UNIVERSITY 1 0 2 1 1 5
NIPPON TELEGRAPH & TELEPHONE CORP. 0 1 1 0 3 5
ROHDE & SCHWARZ GMBH & CO., KG 2 2 0 0 1 5
SEMICONDUCTOR ENERGY LABORATORY CO., LTD. 1 1 0 1 2 5
SIFLARE, INC 0 2 3 0 0 5
STMICROELECTRONICS (RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT) LIMITED 1 0 1 0 3 5
TEKTRONIX INC. 0 3 0 1 1 5
UEI CAYMAN INC. 0 0 3 1 1 5



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