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IEEE Citation Style

Patents

Citation Format 

[#] J. K. Author, “Title of patent,” U.S. Patent x xxx xxx, Abbrev. Month, day, year.

NOTE: Use “issued date” if several dates are given.

Example

[1] J. P. Wilkinson, “Nonlinear resonant circuit devices,” U.S. Patent 3 624 125, July 16, 1990.