|| List of recent Adhesion-related patents
| Reinforced placental tissue grafts and methods of making and using the same|
Described herein are tissue grafts derived from the placental tissue that are reinforced with at least one biocompatible mesh. The tissue grafts possess good adhesion to biological tissues and are useful in wound healing applications.
| Room-temperature-curable silicone rubber composition|
A room-temperature-curable silicone rubber composition comprises: (a) an organopolysiloxane having on silicon atoms in the molecular chain in one molecule at least two specific alkoxysilyl-containing groups; (b) an organopolysiloxane having on silicon atom in the molecular chain neither a hydroxyl group nor an alkoxy group; (c) an alkoxysilane or its partial hydrolysis and condensation product; (d) a condensation reaction catalyst; and optionally comprises (e) an adhesion promoter and/or (f) a re-inforcing filler. The composition cures at room temperature due to contact with atmospheric moisture and exhibits an excellent adhesiveness to substrate in contact with the composition during the cure of the composition..
| Poly(meth)acrylate as multifunctional additive in plastics|
The present invention relates to use of a novel, single-component additive for addition to thermoplastics, in particular polyvinyl chloride (pvc). The resultant reduced friction delays melting of the thermoplastic during extrusion and therefore improves fluidity and lowers the process pressure required.
| Insulating composition for multilayer printed circuit board|
The present invention relates to an interlayer insulating composition for a multilayer printed wiring board including: an epoxy resin including a naphthalene-modified epoxy resin, a cresol novolac epoxy resin, and a rubber-modified epoxy resin; a thermoplastic resin; a curing agent; and an inorganic filler and a multilayer printed wiring board including the same as an insulating layer. The present invention can provide an insulating composition excellent in adhesion between an insulating layer and a cu layer to secure normal operation and reliability of a final substrate.
| Modulators of cellular adhesion|
And pharmaceutically acceptable derivatives thereof, wherein r1-r4, n, p, a, b, d, e, l and ar1 are as described generally and in classes and subclasses herein, and additionally provides pharmaceutical compositions thereof, and methods for the use thereof for the treatment of disorders mediated by the cd11/cd18 family of cellular adhesion molecules (e.g., lfa-1).. .
| Alternatively spliced mrna isoforms as prognostic indicators for metastatic cancer|
The present invention provides a method for identifying a tumor as likely to metastasize, or likely to have metastasized, comprising obtaining a sample of the tumor and quantitating alternatively spliced mrna isoforms of a cell motility gene, a cell adhesion gene and/or an actin cytoskeletal remodeling gene in the sample, or any specified genes or the level of rna binding proteins compared to a predetermined non-metastasizing control.. .
| Friction transmission belt|
The durability of a frictional power transmission belt is improved. A v-ribbed belt (10) comprises an adhesion rubber portion (12) and a compression rubber portion (14) provided below the adhesion rubber portion (12).
| Carbon composite material|
A carbon composite material which comprises lyocell-based carbon fiber and a carbon matrix is provided. The carbon composite material has excellent physical properties, including low thermal conductivity, excellent interfacial adhesion and excellent strength, compared to carbon composite materials prepared using conventional polyacrylonitrile-based carbon fiber, pitch-based carbon fiber or the like.
| Fiber-reinforced composite material|
A fiber-reinforced composite material which comprises lyocell-based carbon fiber and polymer resin is provided. The fiber-reinforced composite material has excellent physical properties, including low thermal conductivity, excellent interfacial adhesion and excellent strength, compared to fiber-based composite materials prepared using conventional polyacrylonitrile-based carbon fiber, pitch-based carbon fiber or the like.
| Method for molecular adhesion bonding at low pressure|
A method for bonding first and second wafers by molecular adhesion. The method includes placing the wafers in an environment having a first pressure (p1) greater than a predetermined threshold pressure above which initiation of bonding wave propagation is prevented, bringing the first wafer and the second wafer into alignment and contact, and spontaneously initiating the propagation of a bonding wave between the wafers after they are in contact solely by reducing the pressure within the environment to a second pressure (p2) below the threshold pressure..
| Pressure-sensitive adhesive composition|
The present invention relates to a pressure sensitive adhesive composition, a polarizer and a liquid crystal display device. The present invention may provide a pressure sensitive adhesive which can have excellent stress relaxation characteristic to effectively inhibit light leakage by dimension change of optical films such as polarizing plates.
| Substrate processing apparatus and substrate processing method|
Transport mechanisms are respectively provided in first and second processing blocks. Each transport mechanism has a hand.
| Surface conditioning for depositing and curing nanoparticle-based ink|
An apparatus for forming a pattern of a nanoparticle-based ink on a surface of a substrate has a surface conditioning apparatus for conditioning at least a portion of the surface for adhesion of the nanoparticle-based ink; a printing apparatus that is energizable to deposit the pattern of nanoparticle-based ink on the conditioned portion of the surface of the substrate; an illumination apparatus that is energizable to direct illumination energy to cure the deposited ink pattern on the substrate surface; and a transport apparatus that is energizable to provide relative motion between the substrate and the illumination apparatus.. .
| Novel preparation technique for higher-order structure that exhibits anticellular effect|
Disclosed is a novel means by which cyanoacrylate polymer particles still more useful as an antibacterial agent, an anticancer agent, etc., than conventional particles. The method for production of cyanoacrylate polymer particles according to the present invention comprises anionically polymerizing a cyanoacrylate monomer(s) in the presence of at least one selected from the group consisting of amino acids, amino acid derivatives, and oligomers and polymers thereof, and substantially in the absence of a saccharide and substantially in the absence of a polysorbate.
| Container, tube or chemical apparatus with color indicator, and composite semi-finished product with color indicator for producing a container, tube or chemical apparatus|
The invention relates to a container, tube or chemical apparatus, in particular for the construction of chemical apparatus for storing or for transporting aggressive storage media, comprising a solid inner layer with the inner side of which the storage medium can come into contact and which is made of a thermoplastic that is resistant to the storage medium, comprising an adhesion-promoting layer applied to the outer side of the inner layer, which is made of a textile sheet-like structure, and comprising a carrier layer applied to the outer side of the adhesion-promoting layer for providing mechanical support to the layer structure, wherein between the inner layer and the outer layer an indicator layer is provided, the material of the indicator layer being discolored by components of the storage medium which permeate through the inner layer.. .
| Electroadhesive system for capturing objects|
A “sticky boom” system facilitates physical control of foreign objects, such as those in a zero-gravity environment. The electroadhesive system includes an electrostatic adhesion pad that electrostatically and detachably adheres to a separate foreign object, as well as a boom coupled to the pad.
| Assembly of two parts made of composite material|
An assembly of parts, at least one of which is made of composite material, includes at least one fastener including a body and also two stops, between which the parts held by the fastener are disposed, holes formed in the parts held by the fastener, the body of the fastener being accommodated in the holes, the holes having a diameter adapted to that of the body of the fastener so as to allow transmission of forces by the parts and the fastener hammering together. The stops of the fastener exert a compressive force c that makes it possible to obtain transmission of forces by adhesion between the parts held by the fastener..
| Three-dimensional in-plane magnetic sensor|
A three-dimensional (3d) in-plane magnetic sensor includes a first magnetic sensor, a second magnetic sensor, a third magnetic sensor and a circuit. The first magnetic sensor, second magnetic sensor and third magnetic sensor are installed on a same plane to measure the magnetic field component of first direction, second direction and third direction, where the third direction is perpendicular to the first and second direction.
| Chip package incorporating interfacial adhesion through conductor sputtering|
This disclosure relates generally to an electronic device and method having can include a method of making a chip package. An insulator layer comprising an insulator material, the insulator layer positioned with respect to a first conductive line, forming a second conductive line with respect to the insulator layer, wherein the insulator layer is positioned between the first conductive line and the second conductive line, forming a opening in the insulator layer between the first conductive line and the second conductive line, at least some of the insulator material within the opening being exposed, and chemically bonding a conductor to the at least some of the insulator material within the opening, wherein the conductor electrically couples the first conductive line to the second conductive line..
| Gold bonding in semiconductor devices using porous gold|
A method of manufacturing comprising providing a semiconductor layer having metal adhesion layer on a planar surface of the semiconductor layer and an alloy layer on the metal adhesion layer, the alloy layer comprising an alloy of gold and a non-gold metal. The method comprises removing a portion of the non-gold metal from the alloy layer to form a porous gold layer.
| Doping of copper wiring structures in back end of line processing|
A method of forming a metal interconnect structure includes forming a copper line within an interlevel dielectric (ild) layer; directly doping a top surface of the copper line with a copper alloy material; and forming a dielectric layer over the ild layer and the copper alloy material; wherein the copper alloy material serves an adhesion interface layer between the copper line and the dielectric layer.. .
| Membrane structure for electrochemical sensor|
A micro-electrochemical sensor contains magnetic compounds inserted within a substrate that exert a magnetic force of attraction on paramagnetic beads held in contact with an electrode. The magnetic compounds can be contained within a fluid that is introduced into a void in the substrate.
| Corrosive resistant electronic components|
An electronic device of the type wherein a semiconductor stack is functionally supported by interconnects, electrical contacts and dielectric materials. The interconnects and electrical contacts are composed of iridium, ruthenium, zirconium, niobium, tantalum, rhodium, chromium, nickel, palladium, osmium, platinum, titanium, silver and their alloys.
| Flashing and waterproofing membrane|
A laminate tape that has a bottom layer of aggressive adhesive formulated to have sufficient adhesion to construction materials to as low as 20 degrees f. The adhesive is applied in a layer of about 2 to 5 mils.
|Superhydrophobic and superoleophilic composite|
A superhydrophobic and superoleophilic composite comprises a porous material and a surface layer. The porous material includes a framework and a plurality of interconnecting pores formed inside the framework and interconnecting with each other.
|Method for improving connector enclosure adhesion|
An improved method is employed to attach an enclosure to a connector body having relatively small geometry. One or more bonding channels are disposed in the outside surface of the connector body.
|Copper foil for printed circuit|
Provided is a copper foil with surface treated layers, wherein a copper foil or a copper alloy foil includes a plurality of surface treated layers configured from a roughened layer formed on the copper foil or the copper alloy foil by roughening treatment, a heat-resistant layer made from a ni—co layer formed on the roughened layer, and a weathering layer and a rust-preventive layer which contain zn, ni, and cr and is formed on the heat-resistant layer, and the surface treated layers having a (total zn)/[(total zn)+(total ni)] ratio of 0.13 or more and 0.23 or less. In a copper foil clad laminate which uses a copper foil for a printed circuit obtained by performing roughening treatment on a surface of a copper foil and then forming a heat-resistant layer and a rust-preventive layer thereon, and to which silane coupling treatment is subsequently performed, the copper foil for a printed circuit can further inhibit the deterioration in adhesion caused by the acid infiltration into the interface of the copper foil circuit and the substrate resin upon performing acid treatment or chemical etching to the substrate after forming a fine-pattern printed circuit.
|Coated fibrous based substrates|
Coated fibrous substrates the present invention provides a method of improving the adhesion of coatings to fibrous base materials. The method comprises treating a fibrous base material with one or more salt(s) of receptor species to provide a pre-coated fibrous base material comprising specific inorganic receptor sites within the fibrous base material.
|Compositions and methods using recombinant mhc molecules for the treatment of stroke|
Two-domain mhc polypeptides are useful for modulating activities of antigen-specific t-cells, including for modulating pathogenic potential and effects of antigen-specific t-cells. Exemplary mhc class ii-based recombinant t-cell ligands (rtls) of the invention include covalently linked β1 and α1 domains, and mhc class i-based molecules that comprise covalently linked α1 and α2 domains.
|Bifidobacterium bifidum strains for application in gastrointestinal diseases|
The present invention provides a strain of bifidobacterium bifidum or mutant or variant thereof showing at least an adhesion of about 10 bacterial cells per mm2 of epithelial cell monolayer or having at least an adhesion index of 1.5 and a strain of bifidobacterium bifidum or mutant or variant thereof being bifidobacterium bifidum mimbb75, deposited under deposit no. Dsm 24514, or a mutant or variant thereof for use as probiotic, in foodstuff and/or as a medicament.
|Compositions and methods for nail coatings|
The present disclosure relates generally to compositions for natural and artificial nail coatings, and particularly, but not by way of limitation, to polymerizable compositions and adhesion-promoting basecoats polymerized therefrom. The disclosure further relates to methods of making a polymerized basecoat that are more easily removed than artificial nail enhancements and more durable and long lasting than nail polish coatings..
|Development method, developing device, and image forming assembly and image forming apparatus including the developing device|
A development method is used for a developing device including a toner holding member that faces but is not in contact with an image carrier carrying a latent image and that rotates while holding a nonmagnetic toner, a charging member that charges the toner, and a developing electric field forming unit that forms a developing electric field at least including a direct current component to cause the charged toner to fly and adhere to the latent image to develop the latent image. The method includes, when the developing electric field is applied such that the toner is caused to fly toward the image carrier by the direct current component of the developing electric field alone, maintaining a non-electrostatic adhesion of the toner to the toner holding member to be about 2 nn or more under a low-temperature low-humidity environment of a temperature of 10° c.
|Image forming apparatus|
Disclosed is an image forming apparatus including an image forming unit which forms a toner image on an image carrier and transfers the formed toner image on a paper, a color conversion process unit to carry out a color conversion process to convert inputted image data to image data of an output color in the image forming unit, a paper type information obtaining unit to obtain at least one or more information among a size of a paper, a basis weight of the paper and whether the paper is coated or not and a control unit to control so as to change a maximum adhesion amount of a toner to a paper by selecting a color conversion process condition for the color conversion process unit based on the information obtained by the paper type information obtaining unit.. .
|Process for particleboard manufacture|
Improved particleboard and methods for fabricating improved particleboard (e.g., natural fiber/material-based particleboard) are disclosed. More particularly, the present disclosure provides systems/methods for fabricating particleboard (e.g., formaldehyde-free particleboard) utilizing natural fibers/materials (e.g., lignocellulosic materials), wherein the particleboard has improved performance characteristics and/or mechanical properties.
An inorganic insulating film containing nitrogen, which has high adhesion to a sealant and an excellent effect of blocking hydrogen, water, and the like, is used as a layer in contact with the sealant. Further, the sealant is provided on the outer side than a side surface of an end portion of the organic insulating film provided over the transistor or the inorganic insulating film containing nitrogen is provided to cover an area from a region which is on the outer side than the edge of the organic insulating film to the side surface and the top surface of the end portion of the organic insulating film.
|Double-masking technique for increasing fabrication yield in superconducting electronics|
An improved microfabrication technique for josephson junctions in superconducting integrated circuits, based on the use of a double-layer lithographic mask for partial anodization of the side-walls and base electrode of the junctions. The top layer of the mask is a resist material, and the bottom layer is a dielectric material chosen so to maximize adhesion between the resist and the underlying superconducting layer, be etch-compatible with the underlying superconducting layer, and be insoluble in the resist and anodization processing chemistries.
|Nail coatings and methods thereof|
The present embodiments relate to a nail coating having a major advantage in that it enables a nail coating to adhere to a natural nail or uncoated nail for long wear periods without adhesion loss or other signs of breakdown of the coating. Nail topcoats with improved abrasion resistance are also disclosed..
|Active energy beam-curable inkjet ink composition|
The present invention provides an ink composition for use in active energy beam-curable inkjet printing, wherein the ink composition has low viscosity yet exhibits superior curability and superior adhesion to many different substrates, and also exhibits excellent storage stability. An active energy beam-curable inkjet ink composition containing at least polymerizable monomers (a) and a stabilizer (b), and containing essentially no water, the inkjet ink composition containing, as the polymerizable monomers (a), at least a polymerizable monomer (a-1) containing a vinyl ether group and an acryloyl group, and a polymerizable monomer (a-2) containing 2 or more acryloyl groups..
|Placental tissue grafts modified with a cross-linking agent and methods of making and using the same|
Described herein are tissue grafts derived from the placenta that possess good adhesion to biological tissues and are useful in would healing applications. In one aspect, the tissue graft includes (1) two or more layers of amnion, wherein at least one layer of amnion is cross-linked, (2) two or more layers of chorion, wherein at least one layer of chorion is cross-linked, or (3) one or more layers of amnion and chorion, wherein at least one layer of amnion and/or chorion is cross-linked.
|Intraocular lenses for managing glare, adhesion, and cell migration|
An intraocular lens for providing vision to a subject contains an optic, a support structure coupled to the optic. The intraocular lens also includes a textured surface and/or subsurface layer.
|Cationic water based polymers for inkjet inks|
The present invention provides a durable, external surfactant free, cationic, water based jet ink polymer which when formulated into an ink jet ink results in a printing that has an excellent adhesion to metal or plastic substrates. Such a jet ink polymer is suitable performance replacement of solvent soluble polymers currently in commercial use.
|Adhesion promoting adducts containing metal ligands, compositions thereof, and uses thereof|
Disclosed are adhesion promoting adducts containing adhesion promoting groups and metal ligands and compositions such as sealant compositions useful in aerospace applications comprising the adhesion promoting adducts. The adhesion promoting adducts are useful as adhesion promoting additives or as a copolymerizable reactant in polymer compositions..
|Modulators of cellular adhesion|
And pharmaceutically acceptable derivatives thereof, wherein r1-r4, n, p, a, b, d, e, l and ar1 are as described generally and in classes and subclasses herein, and additionally provides pharmaceutical compositions thereof, and methods for the use thereof for the treatment of disorders mediated by the cd11/cd18 family of cellular adhesion molecules (e.g., lfa-1).. .
|Method for manufacturing silicon carbide semiconductor device|
A surface of a silicon carbide substrate on which a graphite layer is formed is covered with a metal layer which can form carbide. Then, the silicon carbide substrate is annealed to cause reaction between a metal in the metal layer which can form carbide and carbon in the graphite layer so as to change the graphite layer between the metal layer which can form carbide and the silicon carbide substrate to a metal carbide layer.
|Magnetic iron oxide particles, magnetic carrier for electrophotographic developers and process for producing the same, and two-component system developer|
The present invention provides magnetic iron oxide particles having a high bonding property to a resin as well as a magnetic carrier for electrophotographic developers which is improved in durability by enhancing adhesion between a magnetic carrier core material and a coating resin. The magnetic iron oxide particles of the present invention are magnetic iron oxide particles having an average particle diameter of 0.5 to 30 μm onto which a plurality of granules are bonded, and the magnetic carrier for electrophotographic developers according to the present invention is a magnetic carrier for electrophotographic developers which comprises spherical magnetic composite particles produced by dispersing magnetic iron oxide particles in a binder resin in which the magnetic iron oxide particles comprise at least the above magnetic iron oxide particles having an average particle diameter of 0.5 to 30 μm onto which the plurality of granules are bonded..
|Method for modifying surface of metal bipolar plate and bipolar plate for fuel cell|
A method for modifying the surface of a metal bipolar plate is provided. The method includes the steps of providing a metal substrate having a conducting adhesion layer on a surface thereof, the metal substrate having a flow field structure at the surface thereof; applying expanded graphite powder onto the conducting adhesion layer; and press-fitting the expanded graphite powder and the metal substrate with a mold structurally corresponding to the flow field structure, to form a graphite layer covering the surface the metal substrate from the expanded graphite powder.
|Base coats for overbaked multi-layer coatings|
A thermally curable basecoat material comprising at least one polyurethane resin as binder, at least one pigment, 30% to 70% by weight of water, based on the total weight of the basecoat material, and 0.04% to 2.3% by weight, based on the total weight of the basecoat material, of at least one disulfonic acid compound of formula (i). The basecoat material is applied to an overbaked multicoat paint system, and has outstanding adhesion properties..
|Resin composition, two-pack type adhesive for laminates, multilayer film, and back sheet for solar cells|
Provided are a resin composition with high adhesion to substrates under hot and humid conditions, a two-part laminate adhesive containing the resin composition, and a laminated film and backsheet for solar cells including a layer of the adhesive. The resin composition contains, as essential components, a polyester polyurethane polyol (a) having a branched structure in a molecule thereof and having a weight average molecular weight (mw) of 25,000 to 200,000 and a molecular weight distribution (mw/mn) of 2.5 to 25; a hydroxyl-containing epoxy resin (b) having a number average molecular weight (mn) of 300 to 5,000; a hydroxyl-containing polycarbonate resin (c) having a number average molecular weight (mn) of 300 to 3,000; and a polyisocyanate (d)..
|Laminates of uv curable acrylates and silane primers having good adhesion to siliceous surfaces|
A laminate composition includes a uv curable acrylate adhered to an acrylated silane primer having at least one terminal halogen group with the silane primer being adhered to a siliceous surface. Strong chemical bonds are formed between the primer and the siliceous surface as well as between the primer and the uv curable coating..
|Horizontal thermoelectric tape and method for manufacturing same|
The present invention relates to a horizontal thermoelectric tape and a method for manufacturing same, and more particularly, to a horizontal thermoelectric tape for an effective blocking of an electromagnetic wave and an excellent heat dissipation effect. The horizontal thermoelectric tape of the present invention unifies the double layer structure of an adhesion layer and a heat dissipation layer, more effectively achieving the heat dissipation effect, and simplifying the manufacturing process thereof, and by using a non-evaporated metal foil as a conductive base material, enables a horizontal thermoelectric tape having an excellent heat conductivity, and using a conductive base material not containing impurities..
|Heat dissipating tape using conductive fiber and method for manufacturing same|
The present invention relates to a heat dissipating tape using a conductive fiber and a method for manufacturing same. More particularly, the present invention provides a heat dissipating tape, comprising: a conductive substrate which is made of conductive fiber coated with a conductive material; and an heat dissipating adhesion layer which is formed on at least one side of the conductive substrate and is coated with a heat dissipating adhesive including a graphite-containing acrylic adhesive or silicon adhesive.
|Process and composition for treating metal surfaces using trivalent chromium compounds|
An acidic, aqueous composition contains a trivalent chromium compound, an organo-functional silane, and a compound of a group iv-b element. The composition protects metal surfaces, preferably aluminum and aluminum alloys, against corrosion and improves their paint adhesion.
|Method for improving penetration or long term adhesion of compositions to dental tissues and compositions usable in said method|
This invention concerns a method of improving penetration of compositions to dentin, enamel, dental pulp or cement and dental compositions for restoration or decoration of teeth, for use in pulp medication comprising, for root canal disinfection and/or obturation and for desensitizing. This invention also concerns uses of dmso for improving the bond strength of dental composition and in preparing dental compositions.
|Three-dimensional image display apparatus|
To provide a three-dimensional image display apparatus having patterned retarder 303 that is excellent in adhesion between transparent support substrate 301 and alignment film 302. A mixture containing a polymerizable liquid crystal compound and a peeling preventive agent is prepared.
|Chip resistor and method of manufacturing the same|
There are provided a chip resistor and a method of manufacturing the same. The chip resistor includes a ceramic substrate; an adhesion portion formed on a surface of the ceramic substrate; and a resistor formed on the adhesion portion, wherein the adhesion portion includes at least one of copper (cu), nickel (ni), and copper-nickel (cu—ni)..
|Compressive stress transfer in an interlayer dielectric of a semiconductor device by providing a bi-layer of superior adhesion and internal stress|
The present disclosure provides manufacturing techniques and semiconductor devices in which performance of p-channel transistors may be enhanced on the basis of a stress mechanism that involves the deposition of a dielectric bi-layer system. Contrary to conventional strategies, an additional pre-treatment may be performed prior to the deposition of an adhesion layer in a plasma-free process atmosphere, thereby enabling a reduced thickness of the adhesion layer and a higher internal stress level of the subsequent top layer..
|Tracked climbing machine with compliant suspension apparatus|
A tracked climbing vehicle containing a compliant suspension apparatus to prescribe the distribution of forces on the adhering members in the tracked climbing machine. The compliant suspension apparatus is configured to negotiate irregularities in a climbing-surface without the vehicle tracks losing full surface contact and adhesion by distributing the loads from the climbing machine chassis to the adhering traction members in a specific prescribed fashion.
|Cutting elements including adhesion materials, earth-boring tools including such cutting elements, and related methods|
A cutting element for an earth-boring drill bit may include a thermally stable cutting table comprising a polycrystalline diamond material. The polycrystalline diamond material may consist essentially of a matrix of diamond particles bonded to one another and a silicon, silicon carbide, or silicon and silicon carbide material located within interstitial spaces among interbonded diamond particles of the matrix of diamond particles.
|Printed circuit board and method for manufacturing the same|
Disclosed herein are a printed circuit board and a method for manufacturing the same, the printed circuit board including an adhesion promoter (ap) film for enhancing adhesive strength, interposed between a circuit pattern and an insulating layer above a substrate, the ap film containing any one of a first polymer, a second polymer, and an organic compound. According to the method for manufacturing the printed circuit board, there can be provided a printed circuit board having a fine circuit pattern by using the ap film having a low roughness value and having improved adhesive strength with respect to the circuit pattern..
|Flexible printed circuit integrated with reinforcing plate|
A stiffener-integrated flexible printed circuit board includes: (a) a stiffener; (b) a thermosetting adhesive on the stiffener (a); (c) an insulator film on the thermosetting adhesive (b); and (d) a wiring-pattern-equipped film on the insulator film (c), the insulator film (c) containing at least (a) a binder polymer and (b) spherical organic beads. This provides a stiffener-integrated fpc which is excellent in adhesion between a thermosetting adhesive of a stiffener and an insulator film and which is small in warpage..
|Adhesive composition, adhesion method using the same, laminate and tire|
The present invention provides an adhesive composition that may improve both adhesiveness to a film layer and adhesiveness to a rubber layer, and an adhesion method using the same, as well as a laminate and a tire. The adhesive composition according to the present invention includes a rubber component, at least 80 mass % of which rubber component is an epoxidized natural rubber..
|Concentrator solar receiver with improved homogenizer|
A concentrator solar receiver with an improved homogenizer is revealed. A homogenizer used in a concentrator solar module is improved.
|Solar cell backsheet with improved adhesion to encapsulant|
Disclosed herein is a heat pressed multi-layer fluoropolymer film or sheet having improved bonding strength to a polyolefin film or sheet and methods for preparing the same, and which methods comprise the steps of (i) providing a multi-layer fluoropolymer film or sheet comprising an oriented fluoropolymer film or sheet layer and an oriented polyester film or sheet layer that is laminated to the oriented fluoropolymer film or sheet layer, wherein the oriented fluoropolymer film or sheet layer is positioned to provide one of the two outer surface layers of the multi-layer fluoropolymer film or sheet, and wherein the oriented fluoropolymer film or sheet layer consists essentially of a fluoropolymer and the oriented polyester film or sheet layer consists essentially of a polyester: and (ii) heat pressing the multi-layer fluoropolymer film or sheet by a heat press means, wherein the heat press means is set at such conditions that the multi-layer fluoropolymer film or sheet receives a pressure of about 0.01-50 kgf/cm2 and a heat of about 150° c.-260° c. Further disclosed herein solar cell modules comprising backsheets formed of the heat pressed multi-layer fluoropolymer films or sheets..
|Chitosan biomimetic scaffolds and methods for preparing the same|
The present invention relates to a layered chitosan scaffold wherein said layered scaffold comprises at least two fused layers, wherein at least one of the fused layers comprises a chitosan nanofiber membrane and the other fused layer comprises a porous chitosan support layer. Moreover, the present invention provides a layered chitosan scaffold characterized by (i) a good adhesion between the porous and nanofiber layers, (ii) a tuneable porosity of the nanofiber layer by tuning the distance between the nanofibers, (iii) a stable nanofibers and porous morphology even when immersed in water or other solvents and a process for the preparation of such layered chitosan scaffold.
|Olefin-based ionomer resin composition|
The present application relates to an olefin-based ionomer resin composition, to an encapsulant, and to an optoelectronic device. The resin composition according to the present application may be used as an encapsulant for a variety of optoelectronic devices, and may exhibit superior adhesion to the substrates of the optoelectronic devices.
|Butyl ionomer latex|
The invention relates to a latex composition wherein the latex composition comprises a butyl ionomer or partially halogenated butyl rubber ionomer. The latex composition is formed by dissolving the butyl ionomer in a suitable solvent, emulsifying the polymer in the solvent, adding water and optionally a minor amount of a suitable surfactant system to the emulsion and concentrating the emulsion to remove the water.
|Fluid activatable adhesives and fluids for activating same for use with liner-free labels|
Fluid activatable adhesive compositions and activating fluid(s) for activating the adhesive composition are described herein. The adhesive compositions contain at least two polymers with different hydrophilicities.
This invention provides a laminate in which distortion has been suppressed, said laminate exhibiting excellent adhesion characteristics and having a design imparting a sense of luxury; and a laminate which, while imparting a sense of luxury, has excellent fire resistance. This laminate uses a thermosetting resin as the bonding material for a decorative layer which is in contact with a transparent glass plate, and has a fibrous layer and/or a flame-retardant layer laminated on the back side of the decorative layer..
|Self-aligned barrier and capping layers for interconnects|
An interconnect structure for integrated circuits for copper wires in integrated circuits and methods for making the same are provided. Mn, cr, or v containing layer forms a barrier against copper diffusing out of the wires, thereby protecting the insulator from premature breakdown, and protecting transistors from degradation by copper.
|Methods of in-situ vapor phase deposition of self-assembled monolayers as copper adhesion promoters and diffusion barriers|
Embodiments of the present invention provide methods of in-situ vapor phase deposition of self-assembled monolayers as copper adhesion promoters and diffusion barriers. A copper region is formed in a dielectric layer.
|Fuel cell module and fuel cell stack|
A fuel cell stack and fuel cell modules that constitute such a fuel cell stack are provided, wherein adhesion of foreign materials to an electrolyte membrane of each fuel cell can be effectively prevented, and highly efficient maintenance is possible by replacing a fuel cell with degraded performance out of the fuel cell stack. A plurality of fuel cells 10 each having a membrane electrode assembly 1, gas-permeable layers 2,3,5,6 on the anode and cathode sides, sandwiching the membrane electrode assembly 1 therebetween, and a separator 7 on at least one of the anode and cathode sides are stacked.