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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 702, DP: Measuring, Calibrating, or Testing (Data Processing)

( 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 55 72 62 81 90 360
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 61 77 81 43 37 299
SCHLUMBERGER TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 24 26 29 35 47 161
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 19 26 29 34 32 140
BOEING COMPANY 11 16 19 16 24 86
BAKER HUGHES INCORPORATED 10 15 18 23 16 82
ADVANTEST CORP. 14 18 20 19 6 77
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. 17 11 18 14 16 76
GM GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY OPERATIONS LLC 9 14 11 15 18 67
AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 18 15 15 6 7 61
MICROSOFT CORPORATION 15 12 11 7 13 58
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 3 12 13 18 10 56
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 17 9 11 8 8 53
HITACHI, LTD 10 12 11 9 10 52
TOSHIBA CORPORATION 14 8 13 8 9 52
EXXONMOBIL UPSTREAM RESEARCH COMPANY 5 9 9 15 12 50
ROBERT BOSCH GMBH 6 10 11 9 14 50
FUJITSU LIMITED 6 6 14 14 7 47
WESTERNGECO, LLC 6 14 11 5 10 46
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NAVY 7 7 5 13 11 43
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 13 11 5 8 5 42
TOKYO ELECTRON LIMITED 15 11 6 4 5 41
PANASONIC CORPORATION 7 9 8 7 8 39
APPLE, INC. 7 1 4 7 18 37
INVENSYS SYSTEMS, INC. 9 9 8 4 7 37
INVENTION SCIENCE FUND I, LLC 0 2 10 9 16 37
TEKTRONIX INC. 11 4 7 8 7 37
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA 5 11 7 6 7 36
CHEVRON U.S.A. INC. 2 6 8 13 7 36
HALLIBURTON ENERGY SERVICES, INC. 4 6 4 6 15 35
HON HAI PRECISION IND. CO., LTD. 7 3 7 13 5 35
ORACLE AMERICA, INC. 0 11 9 9 6 35
HONG FU JIN PRECISION INDUSTRY (SHENZHEN) CO., LTD. 4 4 5 12 5 30
INTEL CORPORATION 12 4 4 3 4 27
SYSMEX CORPORATION 3 7 13 3 1 27
NEC CORPORATION 6 3 2 9 6 26
TOYOTA JIDOSHA K.K. 3 0 4 12 7 26
FISHER-ROSEMOUNT SYSTEMS, INC. 4 7 7 1 6 25
HITACHI HIGH-TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 2 7 7 7 2 25
LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION 9 3 5 3 5 25
QUALCOMM, INC. 1 5 5 7 7 25
RAYTHEON COMPANY 4 1 5 7 8 25
INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES AG 4 8 5 2 4 23
MICRO MOTION, INC. 1 4 8 8 2 23
MITUTOYO CORPORATION 5 5 3 5 5 23
ROCHE MOLECULAR SYSTEMS, INC. 0 6 7 9 1 23
ABBOTT DIABETES CARE INC. 1 1 2 7 11 22
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, THE REGENTS OF 3 4 6 2 7 22
ABB RESEARCH LTD. 4 4 6 6 1 21
CATERPILLAR INC. 6 3 8 1 3 21
KLA-TENCOR CORPORATION 2 6 6 3 4 21
ROCKWELL AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 3 6 5 3 4 21
SONY CORPORATION 2 3 4 6 6 21
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, L.P. 4 2 5 6 3 20
ENDRESS + HAUSER FLOWTEC AG 3 5 3 2 7 20
ROHDE & SCHWARZ GMBH & CO., KG 1 5 3 6 5 20
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, INCORPORATED 7 5 4 3 1 20
APPLIED BIOSYSTEMS, LLC. 2 5 3 5 4 19
NINTENDO CO., LTD. 1 5 6 4 3 19
XEROX CORPORATION 4 2 3 7 3 19
NXP B.V. 8 1 4 3 2 18
ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC. 5 2 5 2 3 17
DENSO CORPORATION 2 3 4 1 7 17
ELECTRO INDUSTRIES/GAUGE TECH. 1 2 6 5 3 17
NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS CORPORATION 8 0 3 4 2 17
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS OPERATIONS, INC. 1 2 3 5 6 17
ROSEMOUNT INC. 6 3 5 2 1 17
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION 2 5 3 3 4 17
AFFYMETRIX, INC. 1 1 5 6 3 16
BROADCOM CORPORATION 3 4 4 3 2 16
HONDA GIKEN KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.) 1 6 2 1 6 16
NIKE, INC. 3 3 5 2 3 16
STANFORD UNIVERSITY 1 3 6 5 1 16
TERADYNE, INC. 8 1 3 1 3 16
ACELLENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 2 5 5 3 15
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 4 0 3 3 5 15
MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD. 0 1 1 4 9 15
SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC USA, INC. 0 1 3 5 6 15
SCHWEITZER ENGINEERING LABORATORIES, INC. 3 2 3 4 3 15
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V. 1 5 2 5 1 14
MITSUBISHI DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA 1 5 0 5 3 14
SUN MICROSYSTEMS, INC. 11 3 0 0 0 14
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE 0 4 3 2 4 13
ILLUMINA, INC. 1 4 1 4 3 13
LECROY CORPORATION 2 4 4 3 0 13
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ARMY 2 4 3 3 1 13
YOKOGAWA ELECTRIC CORP. 3 4 2 1 3 13
ANALOG DEVICES, INC. 2 2 5 2 1 12
APPLIED MATERIALS, INC. 3 4 2 2 1 12
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY II, L.P. 2 4 4 1 1 12
BIO-RAD LABORATORIES, INC. 0 4 1 3 4 12
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 2 1 5 1 3 12
CERNER INNOVATION, INC. 1 2 5 3 1 12
FITBIT, INC. 0 0 0 4 8 12
HYNIX SEMICONDUCTOR INC. 2 3 3 2 2 12
LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC 2 1 2 1 6 12
RAMBUS, INC. 3 3 2 3 1 12
RESEARCH IN MOTION LIMITED 1 3 4 2 2 12
SHELL OIL COMPANY 3 2 0 2 5 12
SHIMADZU CORPORATION 2 2 1 4 3 12
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC. 2 2 1 2 4 11
COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY 0 2 4 3 2 11
COMMISSARIAT A L'ENERGIE ATOMIQUE 0 2 4 3 2 11
DH TECHNOLOGIES DEVELOPMENT PTE. LTD. 0 1 3 5 2 11
GOOGLE, INC. 1 0 1 4 5 11
HEARTFLOW, INC. 0 0 0 8 3 11
MARVELL INTERNATIONAL LTD. 2 2 2 2 3 11
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 2 2 2 1 4 11
MKS INSTRUMENTS, INC. 5 1 1 3 1 11
PHATRAT TECHNOLOGY, LLC 2 3 1 3 2 11
SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC. 2 2 4 1 2 11
ABB TECHNOLOGY AG 0 0 2 4 4 10
BP CORPORATION NORTH AMERICA INC. 1 2 2 3 2 10
COMMISSARIAT A L'ENERGIE ATOMIQUE ET AUX ENERGIES ALTERNATIVES 0 0 2 1 7 10
EXPRO METERS, INC. 2 3 1 1 3 10
EXXONMOBIL RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING COMPANY 1 3 2 2 2 10
GLOBALFOUNDRIES INC. 1 2 2 5 0 10
LAM RESEARCH CORPORATION 1 3 3 2 1 10
METTLER TOLEDO AG 2 2 2 2 2 10
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY 0 3 4 2 1 10
ROLLS-ROYCE PLC 1 2 2 3 2 10
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES 0 4 3 1 2 10
UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 0 1 4 4 1 10
XILINX, INC. 0 5 0 5 0 10
AXIAM, INCORPORATED 2 2 3 1 1 9
CODEXIS MAYFLOWER HOLDINGS, LLC 0 0 4 3 2 9
EATON CORPORATION 0 0 1 4 4 9
ENDRESS + HAUSER CONDUCTA GESELLSCHAFT FUR MESS- UND REGELTECHNIK MBH + CO. KG 0 0 3 1 5 9
FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. 1 1 3 2 2 9
GYRODATA, INC. 0 0 2 2 5 9
NOKIA CORPORATION 3 1 3 1 1 9
RENESAS ELECTRONICS CORP. 0 0 4 2 3 9
RENISHAW PLC 1 5 1 1 1 9
SEAGATE TECHNOLOGY, LLC 7 1 1 0 0 9
SIEMENS ENERGY, INC. 1 1 1 2 4 9
STMICROELECTRONICS S.R.L. 1 6 1 0 1 9
THE MATH WORKS, INC. 1 2 0 2 4 9
THERMO FINNIGAN LLC 2 2 3 0 2 9
YAMAHA CORPORATION 4 3 2 0 0 9
ABB AG 3 3 1 1 0 8
ACCENTURE GLOBAL SERVICES LIMITED 0 0 1 3 4 8
ALTERA CORPORATION 1 1 3 3 0 8
BECKMAN COULTER, INC. 2 0 2 4 0 8
CLEAN POWER RESEARCH, L.L.C. 0 0 0 6 2 8
CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORP. 1 1 2 2 2 8
DELPHI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 3 1 0 3 1 8
ECOFACTOR, INC. 0 1 3 2 2 8
HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY 2 1 1 2 2 8
ITRON, INC. 1 2 3 1 1 8
JOHNSON CONTROLS TECHNOLOGY COMPANY 2 1 1 3 1 8
KLA-TENCOR TECHNOLOGIES CORP. 2 4 1 0 1 8
LIFE TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 2 0 1 2 3 8
LSI CORPORATION 2 1 4 0 1 8
MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC RESEARCH LABORATORIES, INC. 1 0 0 6 1 8
NVIDIA CORPORATION 2 3 1 2 0 8
ORACLE INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION 1 2 1 4 0 8
PROCTER + GAMBLE COMPANY 0 3 2 2 1 8
SEIKO INSTRUMENTS INC. 3 3 1 1 0 8
SIEMENS INDUSTRY, INC. 0 4 2 1 1 8
SMITH INTERNATIONAL INC. 2 2 2 2 0 8
TAYLOR HOBSON LIMITED 0 1 2 3 2 8
THALES 2 1 2 3 0 8
TRIMBLE NAVIGATION, LTD. 2 1 1 2 2 8
UNITED PARCEL SERVICE OF AMERICA, INC. 1 0 2 2 3 8
VEGA GRIESHABER KG 0 3 0 3 2 8
WATLOW ELECTRIC MANUFACTURING COMPANY 6 0 0 2 0 8
WEYERHAEUSER NR COMPANY 3 2 1 0 2 8
YEDA RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CO., LTD. 1 0 6 0 1 8
AGERE SYSTENS LLC 1 3 1 2 0 7
AIRBUS OPERATIONS S.A.S. 0 0 1 4 2 7
BROOKS INSTRUMENT, LLC 1 2 3 0 1 7
CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC. 0 2 0 5 0 7
CANON U.S. LIFE SCIENCES, INC. 0 0 0 3 4 7
CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE - CNRS 1 1 4 1 0 7
CORNING INCORPORATED 2 0 1 2 2 7
DELL PRODUCTS, L.P. 2 1 1 3 0 7
DNA TWOPOINTO INC. 2 1 1 1 2 7
DP TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 4 3 0 0 7
ELPIDA MEMORY, INC. 2 1 1 0 3 7
EMC CORPORATION 3 2 0 2 0 7
FEI COMPANY 2 0 2 2 1 7
JAPAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AGENCY 1 1 1 2 2 7
JOHN FLUKE MFG. CO., INC. 0 1 1 0 5 7
LG CHEMICAL LTD. 1 0 2 3 1 7
MAXYGEN, INC. 2 5 0 0 0 7
MEDTRONIC MINIMED INC. 0 1 2 2 2 7
NELLCOR PURITAN BENNETT IRELAND 0 0 1 1 5 7
OLYMPUS CORPORATION 1 2 3 1 0 7
OMRON CORPORATION 2 1 1 2 1 7
RENAULT S.A.S. 1 3 1 0 2 7
RICOH COMPANY, LTD. 3 1 0 2 1 7
SAMSUNG SDI CO., LTD. 2 3 1 0 1 7
SAUDI ARABIAN OIL COMPANY 0 2 2 3 0 7
SHENZHEN MINDRAY BIO-MEDICAL ELECTRONICS CO. LTD. 1 3 2 1 0 7
SIEMENS CORPORATION 0 1 4 1 1 7
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 1 1 2 2 1 7
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN 0 2 1 3 1 7
UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA 0 1 1 2 3 7
UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE RESEARCH FOUNDATION 1 2 0 3 1 7
VERISAE, INC. 1 2 4 0 0 7
ABBOTT LABORATORIES 2 0 1 2 1 6
ABL IP HOLDING LLC 0 1 1 2 2 6
AJINOMOTO COMPANY INCORPORATED 1 1 0 2 2 6
ASAHI KASEI EMD CORPORATION 0 3 2 1 0 6
AZBIL CORPORATION 0 0 0 1 5 6
BAE SYSTEMS INFORMATION AND ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS INTEGRATION, INC. 0 2 2 0 2 6
BATTELLE ENERGY ALLIANCE, LLC 1 1 0 1 3 6
CARL ZEISS INDUSTRIELLE MESSTECHNIK GMBH 3 2 1 0 0 6
CELLOMICS, INC. 1 3 1 1 0 6
CFD RESEARCH CORPORATION 0 1 0 1 4 6
CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE GMBH 0 0 3 0 3 6
CURRENT COMMUNICATIONS SERVICES, LLC 1 0 1 4 0 6
DEERE + COMPANY 0 1 1 1 3 6
DEXCOM, INC. 0 2 1 3 0 6
EMERSON CLIMATE TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 2 2 2 0 6
ENDRESS + HAUSER GMBH + CO. 3 0 1 0 2 6
FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, L.L.C. 1 0 0 1 4 6
GE HEALTHCARE BIO-SCIENCES AB 1 1 2 2 0 6
GEN-PROBE INCORPORATED 0 1 1 3 1 6
GEORGE MASON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTIES, INC. 1 3 2 0 0 6
HEALTH HERO NETWORK, INC. 1 0 4 1 0 6
HUNT ENERGY ENTERPRISES, L.L.C. 0 0 0 0 6 6
IBIS BIOSCIENCES, INC. 0 0 2 2 2 6
INSTITUTE FOR INFORMATION INDUSTRY 0 0 0 3 3 6
ITT MANUFACTURING ENTERPRISES, INC. 2 1 2 1 0 6
KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOPCON 2 2 0 2 0 6
KEY ENERGY SERVICES, INC. 3 2 0 1 0 6
L'AIR LIQUIDE, SOCIETE ANONYME A DIRECTOIRE ET CONSEIL DE SURVEILLANCE POUR L'ETUDE ET L'EXPLOITATION DES PROCEDES GEORGES CLAUDE 0 0 2 0 4 6
LANDMARK GRAPHICS CORPORATION 0 2 1 2 1 6
LG ELECTRONICS INC. 2 0 0 1 3 6
LOS ALAMOS NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC 1 0 2 2 1 6
MEDTRONIC INC. 2 1 1 1 1 6
MENTOR GRAPHICS CORPORATION 0 0 1 4 1 6
METABOLON, INC. 1 0 1 2 2 6
PANASONIC EV ENERGY CO., LTD. 1 0 1 0 4 6
S-MATRIX 1 0 0 3 2 6
SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA (SHARP CORPORATION) 1 2 1 2 0 6
SPECTRASEIS AG 2 3 0 1 0 6
STATOIL ASA 2 2 0 0 2 6
TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD. 1 1 1 3 0 6
TOYOTA MOTOR ENGINEERING & MANUFACTURING NORTH AMERICA, INC. 0 1 2 3 0 6
UNICO, INC. 1 1 1 2 1 6
UNITED SERVICES AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION (USAA) 0 4 1 0 1 6
WESTERN DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 1 0 3 1 1 6
WSI CORPORATION 2 3 1 0 0 6
YAHOO, INC. 0 2 1 1 2 6
YAMATAKE CORPORATION 3 1 2 0 0 6
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY 0 2 2 0 1 5
ASML NETHERLANDS B.V. 2 2 0 0 1 5
BAYER HEALTHCARE, LLC 0 1 3 1 0 5
BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 0 1 0 3 1 5
BIOARRAY SOLUTIONS, LTD. 2 1 1 0 1 5
BMC SOFTWARE, INC. 1 0 2 0 2 5
CERNO BIOSCIENCE LLC 3 0 2 0 0 5
CONTINENTAL TEVES AG & CO., OHG 0 0 2 0 3 5
DANIEL MEASUREMENT AND CONTROL, INC. 0 0 3 2 0 5
EMPIRE TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT LLC 0 0 0 0 5 5
FISHER CONTROLS INTERNATIONAL, INC. 2 0 1 1 1 5
FORENSIC SCIENCE SERVICE LTD. 0 1 2 1 1 5
FRAUNHOFER-GESELLSCHAFT ZUR FOERDERUNG DER ANGEWANDTEN FORSCHUNG E.V. 1 1 0 1 2 5
FUJITSU MICROELECTRONICS LIMITED 4 1 0 0 0 5
FURUKAWA ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 1 1 2 1 0 5
HITACHI GLOBAL STORAGE TECHNOLOGIES NETHERLANDS B.V. 2 1 2 0 0 5
HSB SOLOMON ASSOCIATES, LLC 0 0 5 0 0 5
IFP 0 0 2 3 0 5
INTERMOLECULAR INC. 0 0 1 1 3 5
JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY 0 0 1 1 3 5
KEITHLEY INSTRUMENTS, INC. 0 3 1 0 1 5
LANDIS & GYR, INC. 0 3 0 0 2 5
MICHELIN RECHERCHE ET TECHNIQUE S.A. 1 2 0 1 1 5
MICROSTRAIN, INC. 0 3 1 1 0 5
NTT DOCOMO, INC. 0 0 0 3 2 5
OKUMA CORP. 1 2 0 0 2 5
OLYMPUS MEDICAL SYSTEMS CORP. 0 0 1 3 1 5
OLYMPUS NDT, INC. 1 0 0 1 3 5
PGS GEOPHYSICAL AS 0 0 1 2 2 5
PHOENIX BROADBAND TECHNOLOGIES, LLC 0 0 2 1 2 5
PIVOTAL SYSTEMS CORPORATION 1 0 1 3 0 5
PROGRESS RAIL SERVICES CORPORATION 0 2 0 3 0 5
QUADLOGIC CONTROLS CORPORATION 2 0 0 1 2 5
QUALCOMM MEMS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 1 1 1 2 5
REDMERE TECHNOLOGY LTD. 0 1 2 2 0 5
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS INTERNATIONAL AG 0 0 3 0 2 5
SAP AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 0 1 0 3 1 5
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION 2 2 0 0 1 5
SELMAN AND ASSOCIATES, LTD. 0 1 1 0 3 5
SIKORSKY AIRCRAFT CORPORATION 1 0 1 1 2 5
SMITHS DETECTION INC. 2 2 0 1 0 5
SOUTHWEST ELECTRONIC ENERGY CORPORATION 0 0 3 1 1 5
SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INSTITUTE 2 0 0 1 2 5
SPRINT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY L.P. 1 2 1 1 0 5
TECHIMP TECHNOLOGIES S.R.L. 0 0 1 1 3 5
THOMSON LICENSING S.A. 1 0 2 2 0 5
TROXLER ELECTRONIC LABORATORIES, INC. 0 1 0 3 1 5
VENTANA MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. 0 0 3 0 2 5
VESTAS WIND SYSTEMS A/S 0 0 2 3 0 5
WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION 1 0 2 0 2 5
YAZAKI CORP. 2 0 1 1 1 5



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