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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 343, Communications: Radio Wave Antennas

( 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
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 34 37 25 19 30 145
APPLE, INC. 6 11 19 24 26 86
HON HAI PRECISION IND. CO., LTD. 20 16 19 14 14 83
RESEARCH IN MOTION LIMITED 16 17 18 19 11 81
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 27 15 6 9 22 79
PANASONIC CORPORATION 20 25 12 13 7 77
RAYTHEON COMPANY 12 7 13 25 19 76
TOSHIBA CORPORATION 13 23 14 19 7 76
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NAVY 8 11 10 13 22 64
WISTRON NEWEB CORPORATION 16 14 15 9 10 64
MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD. 5 11 12 19 16 63
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION 18 11 8 12 13 62
FRACTUS S.A. 7 4 15 17 13 56
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE 9 8 11 11 11 50
FUJITSU LIMITED 15 7 10 6 12 50
BOEING COMPANY 10 6 14 6 13 49
NOKIA CORPORATION 10 8 8 6 17 49
BROADCOM CORPORATION 8 7 13 10 8 46
SONY CORPORATION 9 9 9 3 15 45
SONY ERICSSON MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS AB 12 23 3 4 3 45
MITSUMI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 10 8 7 10 6 41
CHENG UEI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD. 7 7 11 4 5 34
ROCKWELL COLLINS, INC. 4 5 6 9 10 34
HARRIS CORP. 7 4 5 6 9 31
LG ELECTRONICS INC. 6 9 3 1 11 30
LAIRD TECHNOLOGIES INC. 7 6 3 4 8 28
QUANTA COMPUTER INC. 6 6 6 3 6 27
INTEL CORPORATION 8 10 1 4 3 26
MOTOROLA, INC. 13 12 1 0 0 26
ARCADYAN TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 5 1 4 9 6 25
SAMSUNG ELECTRO-MECHANICS CO., LTD. 7 2 8 5 3 25
THOMSON LICENSING S.A. 3 5 6 6 5 25
BAE SYSTEMS INFORMATION AND ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS INTEGRATION, INC. 7 6 5 2 4 24
FUJITSU COMPONENT LIMITED 4 6 7 6 1 24
HTC CORPORATION 2 4 2 8 8 24
TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET L M ERICSSON (PUBL.) 2 8 5 6 3 24
CHI MEI COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, INC. 0 1 3 8 11 23
ANDREW CORPORATION 5 4 6 2 5 22
ETHERTRONICS, INC. 2 6 5 1 8 22
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 6 0 5 3 6 20
ADVANCED-CONNECTEK INC. 8 10 1 0 0 19
DENSO CORPORATION 7 5 0 5 2 19
NEC CORPORATION 2 0 7 7 3 19
NATIONAL TAIWAN UNIVERSITY 4 4 3 6 1 18
RUCKUS WIRELESS, INC. 4 4 7 2 1 18
SARANTEL LIMITED 4 1 2 6 5 18
ASUSTEK COMPUTER INC. 2 4 3 2 6 17
AUDEN TECHNO CORP. 4 2 3 6 2 17
HITACHI CABLE, LTD. 5 7 2 0 3 17
HRL LABORATORIES, LLC 3 3 5 5 1 17
POWERWAVE TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 1 2 6 6 2 17
TDK CORPORATION 2 3 4 2 6 17
ACER INCORPORATED 0 1 4 4 7 16
QUALCOMM, INC. 2 1 5 2 6 16
SEMICONDUCTOR ENERGY LABORATORY CO., LTD. 1 3 4 3 5 16
CASIO COMPUTER CO. LTD. 0 4 3 2 6 15
KATHREIN-WERKE KG 2 5 4 2 2 15
SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA (SHARP CORPORATION) 5 2 4 1 3 15
ASAHI GLASS COMPANY, LTD. 1 4 1 4 4 14
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 2 5 3 2 2 14
MOTOROLA-MOBILITY, INC. 0 2 5 6 1 14
NXP B.V. 1 9 3 1 0 14
PULSE FINLAND OY 1 3 4 2 4 14
GALTRONICS LTD. 1 5 1 3 3 13
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. 4 1 1 2 5 13
ROBERT BOSCH GMBH 2 4 4 1 2 13
SKYCROSS, INC. 2 6 0 2 3 13
VIASAT, INC. 0 2 5 1 5 13
DELPHI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 5 4 3 0 0 12
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 4 2 3 1 2 12
KYOCERA CORPORATION 0 3 2 3 4 12
MITSUBISHI DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 0 2 3 1 6 12
SPX CORPORATION 1 4 1 5 1 12
THALES 2 2 3 2 3 12
THE DIRECTV GROUP, INC. 3 3 3 2 1 12
WISTRON CORPORATION 3 0 2 3 4 12
HONG FU JIN PRECISION INDUSTRY (SHENZHEN) CO., LTD. 2 5 1 0 3 11
SILITEK ELECTRONIC (GUANGZHOU) CO.,LTD. 0 1 5 4 1 11
SYMBOL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 3 1 3 2 2 11
WINEGARD COMPANY 2 1 2 3 3 11
AGC AUTOMOTIVE AMERICAS R& D, INC. 5 4 1 0 0 10
BLACKBERRY LIMITED 0 0 0 0 10 10
POWERWAVE TECHNOLOGIES SWEDEN AB 1 1 1 5 2 10
GETAC TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 0 7 2 0 0 9
HONG KONG APPLIED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE CO. LTD. 5 2 1 0 1 9
LITE-ON TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 5 2 2 0 0 9
TYCO ELECTRONICS SERVICES GMBH 0 0 0 1 8 9
ALCATEL LUCENT 3 1 2 1 1 8
ECHOSTAR TECHNOLOGIES L.L.C. 1 0 1 3 3 8
HITACHI METALS LTD. 1 4 1 2 0 8
INPAQ TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. 2 2 0 1 3 8
LAIRD TECHNOLOGIES AB 0 6 2 0 0 8
MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS, INC. 0 0 1 4 3 8
PALM, INC. 3 2 2 0 1 8
RALINK TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 0 0 1 1 6 8
SENSORMATIC ELECTRONICS CORPORATION 2 3 1 1 1 8
SIERRA WIRELESS, INC. 1 1 5 1 0 8
YOKOWO CO., LTD. 4 1 1 0 2 8
ACE ANTENNA CORPORATION 1 1 2 1 2 7
BAE SYSTEMS PLC 0 0 4 2 1 7
BROTHER KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA 0 4 1 2 0 7
CAMEO COMMUNICATIONS INC. 3 2 0 0 2 7
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC. 2 0 0 3 2 7
FIH (HONG KONG) LIMITED 0 0 0 1 6 7
FUNAI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 1 1 2 0 3 7
GM GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY OPERATIONS LLC 1 0 0 4 2 7
ITRON, INC. 0 2 1 3 1 7
MEDIATEK INC. 1 0 0 0 6 7
MICROSOFT CORPORATION 0 2 0 3 2 7
SHENZHEN FUTAIHONG PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD. 0 0 0 5 2 7
TOYOTA MOTOR ENGINEERING & MANUFACTURING NORTH AMERICA, INC. 0 3 2 1 1 7
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, AIR FORCE 0 1 0 3 3 7
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION 0 1 3 1 2 7
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, THE REGENTS OF 2 0 2 3 0 7
WAVEBENDER, INC. 1 3 3 0 0 7
AIRGAIN, INC 1 1 2 1 1 6
ALPS ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 3 2 1 0 0 6
CITY UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG 0 1 2 0 3 6
COMMISSARIAT A L'ENERGIE ATOMIQUE 1 0 1 3 1 6
DELPHI DELCO ELECTRONICS EUROPE GMBH 1 0 1 1 3 6
EMW CO., LTD. 0 0 1 3 2 6
FURUNO ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 1 1 0 1 3 6
HITACHI, LTD 2 3 0 1 0 6
MITSUBISHI CABLE INDUSTRIES, LTD. 1 0 1 0 4 6
NORTHROP GRUMMAN SYSTEMS CORPORATION 1 0 2 1 2 6
STARLING ADVANCED COMMUNICATIONS LTD. 2 2 2 0 0 6
SUMIDA CORPORATION 1 2 2 0 1 6
VEGA GRIESHABER KG 2 2 1 1 0 6
AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 3 2 0 0 0 5
ALCATEL-LUCENT USA INC. 1 2 2 0 0 5
ASC SIGNAL CORPORATION 0 0 2 2 1 5
CELLMAX TECHNOLOGIES AB 2 1 0 0 2 5
CENTRAL GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED 0 0 0 3 2 5
CIROCOMM TECHNOLOGY CORP. 1 1 1 1 1 5
COMMUNICATIONS & POWER INDUSTRIES LLC 0 2 2 1 0 5
DELTA NETWORKS, INC. 1 1 3 0 0 5
DOCKON AG 0 0 0 4 1 5
EPCOS AG 0 1 2 2 0 5
FLEXTRONICS AUTOMOTIVE INC. 1 0 2 2 0 5
HONDA GIKEN KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.) 2 1 0 2 0 5
INTELLEFLEX CORPORATION 1 0 1 3 0 5
LENOVO (SINGAPORE) PTE LTD 0 3 1 1 0 5
LITE-ON ELECTRONICS (GUANGZHOU) LIMITED 0 0 0 0 5 5
LUTRON ELECTRONICS COMPANY, INC. 3 1 0 0 1 5
MITSUBISHI MATERIALS CORPORATION 1 2 1 1 0 5
NATIONAL CHIAO TUNG UNIVERSITY 0 0 0 5 0 5
PINYON TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 1 0 0 0 4 5
SAAB AKTIEBOLAG 1 2 0 2 0 5
SPRINT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY L.P. 2 1 0 2 0 5
STMICROELECTRONICS S.A. 0 1 2 2 0 5
UBIQUITI NETWORKS, INC. 0 0 0 2 3 5
YAGEO CORPORATION 1 3 1 0 0 5



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