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Used (221909 Patents Found)
The invention concerns a process for validation of devices for photometry of living tissue, which encompasses the following steps: in vitro adjusting of a particular concentration of a substance to be detected in a bodily fluid; transporting the bodily fluid which has been adjusted to a pre-determined conce...
A fuel injection pump, with an injection adjusting piston that serves to adjust the onset of injection, in which due to an off-center coupling to a cam part of the cam drive of a fuel injection pump embodied as a distributing injection pump, the injection adjusting piston is subjected to tilting moments during operatio...
In an asynchronous access system for a multiprocessor system having a plurality of processor modules connected to a system bus and at least one shared memory module connected to the system bus, each of the processor modules includes a processor and an internal buffer. The processor writes data into the internal buffer,...
A multi-tube evaporator for a cooler used in an automobile is provided with a columnar member tightly inserted in the evaporating tube at its inlet. A spiral groove is engraved on the surface of the columnar member. The spiral groove serves as a capillary through which refrigerant is expanded....
In an electrical resistance welder, whenever a material to be welded approaches the welding electrodes, a start signal is produced, so that welding current is supplied to the welding transformer in one direction for a certain period of time set by a time limit circuit, with the polarity changing in response to the star...
A microprocessor has on-chip hardware for protecting software against unauthorized use. The microprocessor includes a decoder for deciphering software instruction codes prior to their execution by the microprocessor. The instruction codes are enciphered in a unique way so that they can only be executed by the specific ...
A collector-loaded grounded-emitter transistor amplifier output stage employs a temperature-compensated bias network with an auxiliary transistor having its base electrode supplied quiescent current exclusively through a resistive element connecting the base and collector electrodes. A source of input signal is coupled...
Apparatus is provided for receiving and processing used containers including an enclosure with a rotatable carrier having one or more container receiving stations therein. Means are provided for detecting the presence of a container inserted into the receiving station. Means are also provided for crushing a container a...
Method of producing protective coatings on metal parts to be used in contact with molten glass. The method of the invention comprises spraying onto the surface to be coated, by a thermal spraying process such as flame or plasma spraying, a powdered material consisting essentially of at least 60% by weight of chro...
The present invention relates to a process of preparing a sandwich immunoassay of NAG, which comprises (1) reacting NAG with an immobilized anti-NAG monoclonal antibody and a labeled anti-NAG monoclonal antibody to form a complex of immobilized antibody-NAG-labeled antibody and (2) detecting the activity of said reacte...
A video coding/decoding apparatus comprises a prediction circuit that divides an input video signal into large regions and small regions in a hierarchical fashion and produces a prediction signal by performing prediction region by region, a subtracter for generating a prediction error signal for a prediction signal at ...
In a process for producing stable emulsions of at least two substantially immiscible fluids, particularly emulsions of a liquid fuel with water, a considerable increase in the efficiency of the emulsion-formation process is achieved by injecting the fluids to be emulsified into an emulsification chamber provided with a...
The invention relates to a device for acquisition of measurements using a digital communication bus ( 10 ) and a computer system, comprising: a bus arbitrator ( 11 ) connected to this bus ( 10 ), with the function of acting as the bus master and which synchronizes measurements made using sensors ( 14 ), s...
A heat exchanger in which a heat exchanger core is disposed within a casing which includes a side wall formed by bending a plate into the form of a sleeve in which edges of the plate are in adjacent, confronting relationship with an inwardly projecting, transversely extending deformation, the deformation being disposed...
A chip carrier includes a metal-coated portion formed on a front surface of a substrate and to be mounted a device, and a rear surface of the substrate being coated with a metal, in which a metal-coated portion is formed on a side surface of the substrate and the metal-coated portion on the front surface of substrate i...
The present invention relates to a filter used in a gas generating apparatus of a car airbag. The car airbag is equipped with a gas generating apparatus for generating high temperature and high pressure, in which gunpowder is exploded by ignition of an igniter, by which a gas generating agent is burned. By combustion o...
A travel time calculation server is provided which comprises: a probe data reception part 31 configured to receive travel time data of an intersection node 6 through which a vehicle 3 passes as well as a traffic event of each of links 1 - 4 connecting to the intersection node; and a right and left turn cost gen...
A processor is disclosed including an instruction unit and an execution unit. The instruction unit fetches and decodes a conditional execution instruction and one or more target instructions. The conditional execution instruction specifies the target instructions, a register, and a register condition, and includes poin...
The invention involves methods for characterizing an individual's risk profile of developing a future cardiovascular disorder by obtaining a level of the marker of systemic inflammation in the individual. The invention also involves methods for evaluating the likelihood that an individual will benefit from treatmen...
Downhole oil tools such as anchors and packers with mechanical setting and sealing mechanisms are not able to travel through narrower casing and then set in wider casing. This invention is a sealing mechanism which can expand enough to set a tool in a wider casing, but still travel through the narrower casing or tight ...
A computer processor determines a first language in which a message posted on a social network is composed, the message corresponds to a user of a social network. The computer processor compares the first language of the message to a set of one or more languages understood by the user of the social network. In response...
A method of selecting a used secondary battery includes an internal resistance measurement step of measuring a specific internal resistance (second internal resistance) at a specific battery temperature (second battery temperature) of each of used secondary batteries, and a selection step of selecting a used secondary ...
A method for securing a ground speed used for guiding landing of an aircraft by determining a ground speed of the aircraft and determining a landing guidance instruction based on the determined ground speed. Next, estimate the vertical speed of the aircraft and limit, during guidance along a glide path having a descent...
The present invention is related to the branch of immunology and particularly with the generation of pharmaceutical compositions containing a humanized monoclonal antibody recognizing the leukocyte differentiation antigen CD6. Accordingly with that statement, the purpose of this invention is to provide pharmaceutical c...
A control valve assembly includes a body including a mud flow passage having a mud flow inlet and a mud flow outlet, a magnetic plunger slidingly mounted within the body, and a solenoid mounted at the body about the magnetic plunger. The solenoid is selectively activated to shift the magnetic plunger between a first po...
A method for processing an electronic document file for printing may include receiving an electronic document file at a print driver for a select printer; determining the electronic document file includes different print parameter information for a different printer based on configuration data; identifying and transfor...
[Issues] To provide a node (transfer device) which can process an OAM frame within an output line card. [Solution Method] A node according to the present invention is used in an MPLS (Multi Protocol Label Switching) network, and the node includes an input unit which receives an OAM (Operation Administration...
A synchronized clock system, for use with an electronic system having several system nodes requiring a synchronized clock signal. The clock system may be formed in either discrete form or in integrated form, or in any combination, and includes a first synch bus and a second synch bus, isolated from the first synch bus,...
An organic electroluminescence display unit including: a lower electrode for each device; a first hole injection/transport layer provided on the lower electrode for each device; a second organic light emitting layer of the first color provided on the first hole injection/transport layer for the second organic electrolu...
A method of making electrodes with distributed material loadings used in rechargeable electrochemical cells and batteries is described. This method controls electrode material loading (mass per unit area) along the electrode's length while maintaining uniform compaction throughout the electrode. Such prepared elect...
The invention relates to a reflector used in a reflex mode detection device, said reflector being intended to be positioned in alignment with a detector and comprising a reflective region (Z) for reflecting a light beam (F 1 ) so as to send it back towards the detector ( 1 ). The reflector ( 2 ) is arranged to fulfil: ...
A method includes performing a first cleaning step to clean a membrane, wherein during the first cleaning step, a first solvent passes through the membrane. After the first cleaning step, a second cleaning step is performed to clean the membrane. During the second cleaning step, a second solvent passes through the memb...
This invention relates to a new battery oxide mixture for use in lead acid batteries and/or battery plates, specifically tetrabasic lead sulphate and lead oxide mixture that is derived through basic reactions from lead sulphate and the method utilized to obtain the said tetrabasic lead sulphate and lead oxide mixture b...
A compression device for compressing a subject that is used in ultrasonic measurement that receives ultrasonic waves from the subject to acquire biological information of the subject, comprising: two compression plates that are used when compressing the subject, and that face each other in a vertical direction with res...
Lysing may include agitating a specimen in a chamber along with a medium that includes a particulate lysing material that has an affinity for a biological material. Lysing material may include beads or other material which may be coated that facilitates binding. The medium may include a fluid with a high salt or low pH...
Peptides of general formula (I): R 1 —W n —X m -AA 1 -AA 2 -AA 3 -AA 4 -Y p —Z q —R 2 (I) its stereoisomers, mixtures thereof and/or their cosmetically or pharmaceutically acceptable salts, a preparation process, cosmetic or pharmaceutical compositions which contain them and their use in the treatment and/or c...
THERE IS DISCLOSED AN IMPROVED METHOD OF AND APPARATUS FOR THREADING IN THREADS ON DRAWTWISTING OR DRAWWINDING MACHINES OR SIMILAR MACHINES. ACCORDING TO THE INVENTION THE THREAD IS SEVERED BETWEEN AN UNDRAWN CREEL PACKAGE WHICH IS BECOMING EXCHANGED AND A THREAD FEED MECHANISM AND THE THREAD END RUNNING OR EXTENDING T...
The crease resistant properties of cellulosic fabrics is improved by rendering the fabrics highly resistant to both wet and dry wrinkling without serious detriment to fabric tensile strength, tear strength and flex abrasion resistance. This is accomplished by including dimethyl sulfoxide as an essential ingredient in t...
In the production of ammonia from synthesis gas which has had its CO2 absorbed by cold liquid, e.g. by cold methanol, the improvement of regenerating CO2-loaded liquid with purged (waste) gas from the ammonia synthesis cycle, said purged gas being conventionally withdrawn to maintain a low level of inert gases in the r...