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

Patenting In Technology Classes,
Breakout By Organization

Count of 2010 - 2014 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 372, Coherent Light Generators

( 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 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Total
SUMITOMO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES, LTD. 15 22 23 17 18 95
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA 32 18 17 9 12 88
SONY CORPORATION 13 18 23 21 13 88
MITSUBISHI DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 31 12 13 12 15 83
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 14 24 11 15 14 78
PANASONIC CORPORATION 37 15 10 7 8 77
COHERENT, INC. 15 14 9 13 16 67
RICOH COMPANY, LTD. 17 8 7 14 17 63
OSRAM OPTO SEMICONDUCTORS GMBH 15 6 11 12 13 57
CYMER, INC. 20 6 11 4 7 48
FURUKAWA ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 8 10 9 10 11 48
FINISAR CORPORATION 19 7 8 5 7 46
CORNING INCORPORATED 12 10 10 6 2 40
SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA (SHARP CORPORATION) 13 11 3 5 5 37
SANYO ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 9 15 6 4 2 36
IMRA AMERICA, INC. 7 8 5 4 10 34
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION 15 8 5 2 0 30
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE 8 6 4 5 6 29
FUJITSU LIMITED 7 8 1 6 6 28
NICHIA CORPORATION 14 3 2 4 5 28
ROHM CO., LTD. 5 6 4 8 3 26
FUJI XEROX CO., LTD. 5 9 4 2 5 25
GIGAPHOTON INC. 0 2 3 4 16 25
NEC CORPORATION 10 7 3 2 2 24
FUJIKURA LTD. 1 1 7 11 3 23
RAYTHEON COMPANY 6 6 4 3 4 23
TOSHIBA CORPORATION 9 2 2 6 4 23
HAMAMATSU PHOTONICS KABUSHIKI KAISHA 3 4 2 5 6 20
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION 3 5 3 4 5 20
BINOPTICS, INC. 5 4 7 1 2 19
ELECTRO SCIENTIFIC INDUSTRIES, INC. 6 2 3 7 1 19
FUJIFILM CORPORATION 6 9 3 1 0 19
IPG PHOTONICS CORPORATION 4 1 6 3 4 18
OPNEXT JAPAN, INC. 10 5 3 0 0 18
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NAVY 2 5 2 3 6 18
JDS UNIPHASE CORPORATION 7 5 0 2 3 17
BOEING COMPANY 5 4 0 5 2 16
DAYLIGHT SOLUTIONS INC. 3 4 2 3 4 16
LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC 2 4 5 2 3 16
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 1 1 3 6 5 16
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 9 2 2 0 2 15
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V. 2 5 1 6 0 14
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ARMY 4 0 4 6 0 14
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, THE REGENTS OF 1 2 3 5 3 14
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 2 4 3 1 3 13
SORAA INC. 0 0 5 7 1 13
AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES FIBER IP(SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD. 8 2 1 1 0 12
HITACHI, LTD 6 2 1 0 3 12
OEWAVES, INC. 1 4 2 3 2 12
BAE SYSTEMS INFORMATION AND ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS INTEGRATION, INC. 2 2 1 0 6 11
NORTHROP GRUMMAN SYSTEMS CORPORATION 6 2 0 2 1 11
OCLARO TECHNOLOGY PLC 3 1 4 2 1 11
SUMITOMO ELECTRIC DEVICE INNOVATIONS, INC. 0 1 2 4 4 11
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS 3 2 1 3 2 11
EMCORE CORPORATION 0 3 2 1 4 10
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 0 1 4 4 1 10
KOMATSU LTD. 4 3 1 0 2 10
CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE - CNRS 1 0 3 1 4 9
EUDYNA DEVICES INC. 3 3 2 1 0 9
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 2 1 1 1 4 9
INTEL CORPORATION 4 1 2 0 2 9
PALO ALTO RESEARCH CENTER INCORPORATED 5 4 0 0 0 9
RENESAS ELECTRONICS CORP. 0 1 4 3 1 9
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, INCORPORATED 1 2 2 3 1 9
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA 3 4 1 0 1 9
INSTITUT NATIONAL D'OPTIQUE 0 3 2 1 2 8
SEMICONDUCTOR ENERGY LABORATORY CO., LTD. 0 4 1 1 2 8
WISCONSIN ALUMNI RESEARCH FOUNDATION 1 1 2 1 3 8
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 4 0 1 0 2 7
GOOGLE, INC. 0 0 2 3 2 7
KYOTO UNIVERSITY 2 1 0 2 2 7
MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY 0 0 5 0 2 7
ROBERT BOSCH GMBH 0 0 1 1 5 7
SORAA LASER DIODE, INC. 0 0 0 0 7 7
TRUMPF LASER GMBH 3 0 1 0 3 7
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION 3 2 2 0 0 7
COHERENT GMBH 0 0 2 2 2 6
FANUC CORPORATION 0 0 2 3 1 6
KLA-TENCOR CORPORATION 0 0 1 1 4 6
LUMENIS LTD. 0 2 1 2 1 6
MICROVISION, INC. 2 0 2 1 1 6
PD-LD, INC. 2 1 2 0 1 6
PYROPHOTONICS LASERS INC. 5 1 0 0 0 6
SKORPIOS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 0 0 4 2 6
TOPTICA PHOTONICS AG 0 2 1 2 1 6
ADVALUE PHOTONICS, INC. 0 1 3 1 0 5
ANRITSU CORPORATION 2 0 1 2 0 5
COMMISSARIAT A L'ENERGIE ATOMIQUE ET AUX ENERGIES ALTERNATIVES 0 0 0 1 4 5
DEEP PHOTONICS CORPORATION 3 1 0 0 1 5
FANUC LTD. 4 0 1 0 0 5
FIANIUM LIMITED 0 0 0 2 3 5
FORSCHUNGSVERBUND BERLIN E.V. 0 0 0 1 4 5
FRAUNHOFER-GESELLSCHAFT ZUR FOERDERUNG DER ANGEWANDTEN FORSCHUNG E.V. 0 1 1 1 2 5
GENERAL HOSPITAL CORPORATION 1 3 0 1 0 5
GENERAL NANO OPTICS LIMITED 2 0 2 1 0 5
HITACHI CABLE, LTD. 4 1 0 0 0 5
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. 1 0 2 0 2 5
JAPAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AGENCY 1 1 3 0 0 5
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS N.V. 0 0 0 1 4 5
MINDSPEED TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 3 1 0 0 1 5
NIKON CORPORATION 1 2 1 0 1 5
NIPPON TELEGRAPH & TELEPHONE CORP. 2 1 1 1 0 5
NKT PHOTONICS A/S 3 0 0 1 1 5
NLIGHT PHOTONICS CORPORATION 2 0 0 1 2 5
OCLARO JAPAN, INC. 0 0 1 3 1 5
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION AT UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO 2 1 0 1 1 5
THALES 1 1 0 3 0 5
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, AIR FORCE 1 0 1 2 1 5



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