World Patent Information

Volume 32, Issue 2,  Pages 91-184 (June 2010)

 

Editorial advisory board
Page IFC

 

Editorial
Pages 91-93 Michael Blackman

Patent image retrieval

 

 

Towards content-based patent image retrieval: A framework perspective
Pages 94-106 Stefanos Vrochidis, Symeon Papadopoulos, Anastasia Moumtzidou, Panagiotis Sidiropoulos, Emanuelle Pianta, Ioannis Kompatsiaris

Catalyst searching

 

 

Mirror, mirror on the wall, squishy and soggy, 2 nanos tall: Strategies, methods and tools for searching homogeneous catalysts - An EPO perspective (Part 2. Non-patent literature and conclusions)
Pages 107-119 Matthias W.E. Goebel

Full text searching

 

 

The text, the full text and nothing but the text: Part 2 - The main specification, searching challenges and survey of availability
Pages 120-128 Stephen Adams

IP and PI dissemination

 

 

Conjoint analysis for intellectual property education
Pages 129-134 Min Seok Mok, So Young Sohn, Yong Han Ju

Short communications

 

 

Analysis of patenting trends of antifungal drugs in the product patent regime in India
Pages 135-140 Rupsa Gupta, Padmavati Manchikanti

 

The Patent Information Users Group - Collaborating via the PIUG wiki and discussion forums
Pages 141-144 Thomas E. Wolff (Full text available on the PIUG web site by permission from Elsevier Ltd.)

 

CFIB, the French Speaking Patent Information User Group
Pages 145-146 Anne-Gaëlle Darmont, Colette Hedon

 

Towards a definitive catalogue of the patents of Nikola Tesla
Pages 147-149 Vladimir Jelenković

 

Other short communications
Pages 150-153 Michael Blackman

Peer review

 

 

Peer Review Policy for World Patent Information
Page 154

Personal

 

 

Charles Oppenheim Retires, 2009
Pages 155-157

Conference and meeting reports

 

 

ICIC - The International Conference for Science and Business Information, October 2009, Sitges, Spain
Pages 158-159 Michael Blackman

 

EPO Patent Information Conference, Biarritz, November 2009
Page 160 Jane List

 

The first WIPO Annual Symposium of Intellectual Property Authorities, Geneva, September 2009
Pages 161-162 Jane List

News columns

 

 

News on patent, trademark and design databases on the Internet
Pages 163-164

 

News from PR China
Pages 165-166

 

WIPO News
Pages 167-169

 

News from Australia and New Zealand
Pages 170-172

 

News from Latin America
Pages 173-174

Literature listing and selective diary

 

 

Literature listing
Pages 175-181

 

Selective diary of conferences, exhibitions, and courses
Pages 182-183