703.909.7722

Page Menu  

Iconic patented coin operated binoculars New Mexico Patent Digest

Table of Contents


Use this icon to a navigate to different State's weekly patent digest.
Click or Touch the Map To Explore Another State

The State @ Tuesday October 20, 2015

This week USPTO granted 17 utility, design, and plant patents to New Mexico-based inventors. This is the work of 29 named inventors from 7 State municipalities. These numbers are based on the Way Better Count method of tracking patents and inventors.

As of October 20, 2015, the year to date Way Better Count of all patents granted to New Mexico-based inventors or companies shows 241 patents granted to New Mexico inventors and 14 patents identified titleholders (assignees) who worked with inventors from the State. Of the entities granted patents, 8 identified their location as being in New Mexico.


From The Map Room

This Week

This week's patent heatmap of New Mexico inventors. This week's patent heatmap of New Mexico patent owners (assignees).
The location and concentration of New Mexico inventors (left) and New Mexico companies, universities and entities (right) that received patents on October 20, 2015.

So Far This Year

The year-to-date heatmap of New Mexico inventors. The year-to-date heatmap of New Mexico assignees (titleholders).
The year-to-date location and concentration of New Mexico inventors (left) and New Mexico companies, universities and entities (right) that received patents as of October 20, 2015.

US Patent Box Scores

Official Count
Patents by Type Count
Total Utility 12
      Chemical 3
      Electrical 4
      Mechanical 5
Design 0
Plant 0
Life Sciences 8
A: Human Necessities 1
B: Operations & Transport 1
C: Chemistry & Metallurgy 2
D: Textiles & Paper 0
E: Fixed Constructions 2
F: Mechanical Engineering 0
G: Physics 4
H: Electricity 2

US Box Scores →

Official State Ranking
Rank State Count
1 California 918
2 Texas 218
3 New York 192
4 Washington 152
5 Massachusetts 128
30 Alabama 12
30 New Mexico 12
31 Louisiana 10

All State Rankings →

Way Better Ranking
Rank State Count
1 California 1070
2 Texas 265
3 New York 257
4 Massachusetts 195
5 Washington 182
28 Idaho 18
29 New Mexico 17
30 Alabama 15

Way Better US Rank →

Way Better Count
Patents by Type Count
Total Utility 17
      Chemical 2
      Electrical 10
      Mechanical 5
Design 0
Plant 0
Life Sciences 10
A: Human Necessities 1
B: Operations & Transport 0
C: Chemistry & Metallurgy 2
D: Textiles & Paper 0
E: Fixed Constructions 2
F: Mechanical Engineering 0
G: Physics 9
H: Electricity 3

US Inventors →

Official count and ranking are based on the First-Named Inventor on the patent. The Way Better count and ranking are based on all inventors on the patent.

Learn More →

Cooperative Patent Classification Perspective

CPC to USPC Domain Harmonization
Official Count Way Better Count CPC Section Chemical Electrical Mechanical Total
1 1 A: Human Necessities 0 0 2 2
1 0 B: Operations & Transport 0 0 0 0
2 2 C: Chemistry & Metallurgy 1 0 2 3
0 0 D: Textiles & Paper 0 0 0 0
2 2 E: Fixed Constructions 0 0 2 2
0 0 F: Mechanical Engineering 0 0 0 0
4 9 G: Physics 1 13 1 15
2 3 H: Electricity 0 7 0 7
12 17 Total 2 20 7 29

Learn More →


This Week's Patent Activity

An overview of this week's patent grants to New Mexico-based inventors, companies and other entities based in New Mexico; and patents granted to entities outside New Mexico where an inventor from the State was identified on the patent.

Location, Location, Location

The Geography & Topology of Innovation

Where does innovation take place in New Mexico? Who do these inventors, scientists, scholars and technologists earning patents this week work for? Who do New Mexico businesses collaborate with around the globe? In today's information-based innovation economy global co-inventorship and cross-border collaboration is increasingly important.


Innovation Snapshot

A Look at This Week's Inventions

This Week's Featured Patents


back to top