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Methods and systems for device notarization and verification are provided. In one implementation, various integrity values are concatenated to generate a concatenated value that is used to generate a transaction data signature (tds).
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
|Non-concatenated fec codes for ultra-high speed optical transport networks|
A decoder performs forward error correction based on quasi-cyclic regular column-partition low density parity check codes. A method for designing the parity check matrix reduces the number of short-cycles of the matrix to increase performance.
Clariphy Communications, Inc.
|Hydrogenated p-channel metal oxide semiconductor thin film transistors|
This disclosure provides p-type metal oxide semiconductor materials that display good thin film transistor (tft) characteristics. Also provided are tfts including channels that include p-type oxide semiconductors, and methods of fabrication.
|Compositions for compounding, extrusion and melt processing of foamable and cellular halogen-free polymers|
Described herein are foamable compositions and methods of making foamed compositions. The foamable composition comprises at least one polymer and a foaming agent.
Cable Components Group, Llc
|Waveguides including novel core materials|
Waveguides that include a top cladding layer; a bottom cladding layer; and a core layer positioned between the top cladding layer and the bottom cladding layer, the core layer including a material having a refractive index of not less than 2.1, for example amorphous hydrogenated silicon carbide (sic:h), or bismuth titanate. Methods of forming core layers of waveguides are also disclosed..
Seagate Technology Llc
|Concatenated expected responses for speech recognition|
A speech recognition system used for hands-free data entry receives and analyzes speech input to recognize and accept a user's response. Under certain conditions, a user's response might be expected.
Hand Held Products, Inc.
|Local feature representation for image recognition|
Techniques are disclosed for image feature representation. The techniques exhibit discriminative power that can be used in any number of classification tasks, and are particularly effective with respect to fine-grained image classification tasks.
Adobe Systems Incorporated
|Fluorinated polymer dots|
This disclosure provides semiconducting polymer dots (pdots) for use in a wide variety of applications. In particular, this disclosure provides pdots that are halogenated, including fluorinated pdots.
University Of Washingon Through Its Center For Commercialization
|Processes for the acidic, anaerobic conversion of hydrogen and carbon oxides to oxygenated organic compound|
Processes for the bioconversion of syngas to oxygenated organic compound are disclosed that reliably, cost-effectively and efficiently supply sulfur nutrient to microorganisms contained in acidic, aqueous fermentation menstrua. In the processes of this invention, basic, aqueous solution used to maintain the ph of the aqueous fermentation menstruum is used to remove hydrogen sulfide from the off-gas from the fermentation menstruum for recycle to the fermentation menstruum..
|Stabilized polyurethane polyol blends containing halogenated olefin blowing agent|
The present invention relates to imidazole and/or its derivative as polyurethane or polyisocyanurate foam catalyst in the presence of low global warming potential (gwp) halogenated olefinic blowing agents, such as the hydrochlorofluoroolefin (hcfo) hcf0-1233zd. More particularly, the present invention relates to catalyst compositions comprising imidazole and/or its derivative.
Continuous process for producing poly(arylene sulfide)
A process comprising (a) contacting a sulfur compound and a polar organic compound to produce a sulfur complex mixture, wherein the sulfur complex mixture comprises a sulfur complex, (b) continuously introducing at least a portion of the sulfur complex mixture and at least one halogenated aromatic compound having two halogens to a reaction vessel to form a reaction mixture, wherein the reaction vessel is continuously stirred, and wherein the reaction vessel comprises a single reaction zone, (c) continuously removing a portion of the reaction mixture from the reaction vessel to yield a reaction product mixture, and (d) processing at least a portion of the reaction product mixture to obtain a poly(arylene sulfide) polymer, wherein the poly(arylene sulfide) polymer is the product of a single stage polymerization.. .
Process for reducing the total organic carbon in wastewater
The present invention relates to a process for reducing the total organic carbon (toc) in an aqueous mixture m1 obtained as wastewater from a process for the preparation of an olefin oxide, the process for reducing the toc comprising: (a) contacting the mixture m1 which contains at least one oxygenate having from 1 to 16 carbon atoms with an adsorbing agent and adsorbing at least a portion of an oxygenate at the adsorbing agent; (b) separating an aqueous mixture m2 from the adsorbing agent, the mixture m2 being depleted of the oxygenate adsorbed in (a); and (c) separating an oxygenate from the mixture m2 obtained in (b) by subjecting the mixture m2 to reverse osmosis in at least one reverse osmosis unit containing a reverse osmosis membrane obtaining an aqueous mixture m3 being depleted of this oxygenate.. .
Dow Global Technologies Llc
Catalyst composition for photocatalytic reduction of carbon dioxide
The present subject matter describes a catalyst composition based on sodium tantalate, a modifying agent and at least one co-catalyst and the process of preparing the catalyst composition. The process for photocatalytic reduction of co2 comprises re-acting carbon dioxide and alkaline water in the presence of catalyst composition that is irradiated with radiation with wavelength in the range of 300-700 nm to produce lower hydrocarbons and hydrocarbon oxygenates..
Indian Institute Of Technology, Madras
Antibacterial micro- and nanoparticles comprising a chlorhexidine salt, production and uses thereof
Antimicrobial micro- or nano-particles comprising a chlorhexidine salt and an anion, and a method of making the antimicrobial micro- or nanoparticle, are disclosed. The anion in the salt is selected form oxoanions and partially hydrogenated oxoanions of phosphorus, carbon, nitrogen, and sulfur..
The University Of Bristol
Multi-video decoding with input switching
In some aspects, methods and systems described herein provide for preparing component videos for combining into a bitstream. An example system may receive a source video.
Active cable testing
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide configurations for testing arrangements for testing multi-lane active cables. In one embodiment, a testing arrangement may comprise a testing module comprising a pattern generator to be coupled with an active cable having a plurality of lanes to generate a test pattern to be transmitted over the active cable, wherein the test pattern is to be transmitted at least over two or more lanes of the active cable that are concatenated, and a processing unit to be coupled with the active cable to process a result of the transmission of the test pattern over the active cable.
Methods and determination of halohydrocarbons
A real-time, on-line method and analytical system for determining halohydrocarbons in water which operate by (1) extracting on-line samples; (2) purging volatile halohydrocarbons from the water (e.g., with air or nitrogen); (3) carrying the purge gas containing the analytes of interest over a porous surface where the analytes are adsorbed; (4) recovering the analytes from the porous surface with heat (thermal desorption) or solvent (solvent elution) to drive the analytes into an organic chemical mixture; (5) generating an optical change (e.g., color change) in dependence upon a reaction involving the analytes and a pyridine derivative; and (6) measuring optical characteristics associated with the reaction to quantify the volatile halogenated hydrocarbon concentration.. .
Preventive fuel saving-aimed motor vehicle driver assistance
A fuel saving-aimed motor vehicle driver assistance system configured to receive and process motor vehicle-related data and motor vehicle position-related data to identify recurrent routes of a motor vehicle and to provide a motor vehicle driver, via an automotive human-machine interface, with motor vehicle driving assistance recommendations for fuel saving along the routes. The motor vehicle driver assistance system is configured to identify recurrent routes of the motor vehicle by determining a succession of geographic points, referred to as waypoints, along a route of the motor vehicle, at which values of a series of physical quantities are determined and recorded, which define the attributes of the waypoints.
C.r.f. Società Consortile Per Azioni
Completely non-halogenated flame retardant polycarbonate compounds
A completely non-halogenated flame retardant polycarbonate compound is disclosed. The compound comprises a polycarbonate, non-halogenated drip suppressant ingredients which react in the presence of heat to form a drip suppressant adduct, and a non-halogenated char former.
Process for the preparation of halogenated carboxylic anhydrides
The present invention relates to a process for the preparation of halogenated carboxylic anhydrides, e.g. For the preparation of trifluoroacetic anhydride.
Method for producing an aromatic hydrocarbon with an oxygenate as raw material
A method for producing an aromatic hydrocarbon with an oxygenate as raw material, includes: i) reacting an oxygenate in at least one aromatization reactor to obtain an aromatization reaction product; ii) separating the aromatization reaction product to obtain a gas phase hydrocarbons flow x and a liquid phase hydrocarbons flow y; iii) after removing gas and/or a part of the oxygenate from the gas phase hydrocarbons flow x, a hydrocarbons flow x1 containing a non-aromatic hydrocarbon is obtained; or after removing gas and/or a part of the oxygenate from the gas phase hydrocarbons flow x, a reaction is conducted in another aromatization reactor and a separation is conducted to obtain a flow x2 containing a non-aromatic hydrocarbon and a flow x3 containing an aromatic hydrocarbon. The flows are further treated..
Shanghai Research Institute Of Petrochemical Technology, Sinopec
Anhydrous alcohol-free sunscreen composition for application onto wet or dry skin
The present invention relates to a composition comprising a silicone polyether elastomer, hydrogenated plant oil having an iodine value not more than about 16, a polar solvent other than a hydrogenated plant oil, and uv filter compounds. The composition of the present invention is free of c1-c3 monohydric alcohols.
Methods, apparatus, and systems for coding with constrained interleaving
Serially-concatenated codes are formed in accordance with the present invention using a constrained interleaver. The constrained interleaver cause the minimum distance of the serial concatenated code to increase above the minimum distance of the inner code alone by adding a constraint that forces some or all of the distance of the outer code onto the serially-concatenated code.
Organic fuel and waste reformer
This invention pertains to the non-catalytic oxygenated steam reforming of organic matter to produce a gas mixture rich in hydrogen, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide. The reforming gas is used for production of methane, methanol, dimethyl ether, oxygen, carbon dioxide, and other compounds via downstream processing catalytic gas-phase processes and electrolysis.
Flame-retardant compositions and related methods
A composition having a polycarbonate or polycarbonate-copolymer component having a glass transition temperature of at least 120° c., and an additive component having the following elements: i) a mixture of saturated and unsaturated fatty esters, a mixture of organic fatty amides with surfactants, a polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane or a mixture of one or more polyhedral oligomeric silsequioxanes, or a combination thereof; ii) inorganic particulates with average particle sizes of less than 100 nm; iii) a high molecular weight, low volatility primary antioxidant; iv) a high molecular weight, low volatility secondary antioxidant; and v) a non-halogenated fire retardant or a mixture of one or more non-halogenated fire retardants.. .
Process for producing hydrogenated block copolymer, hydrogenated block copolymer obtained by the process, and composition thereof
The present invention relates to a method for producing a hydrogenated block copolymer, including the steps of: (a) forming a block copolymer by allowing a living polymer having a specific structure to react with a tetra- or more functional silane coupling agent; (b) hydrogenating the block copolymer to form a hydrogenated block copolymer; (c) isolating the resultant hydrogenated block copolymer; and (d) deactivating a functional group in the silane coupling agent and/or an unreacted functional group present in a coupling agent residue in the block copolymer or the hydrogenated block copolymer prior to the step (c), in which the number of functional groups derived from the coupling agent in the hydrogenated block copolymer recovered in the step (c) is 1.5 or less per block copolymer molecule; a hydrogenated block copolymer obtained by the method; and a composition containing the hydrogenated block copolymer.. .
Kuraray Co., Ltd
Non-halogen flame retardant polymers
Non-halogenated monomers that can be polymerized into flame retardant polymers, and processes to produce the monomers and polymers is provided. In a simplest aspect, there is provided a monomer composition that can comprise a) a group derived from one of a (meth)acrylic acid, (meth)acrylamide, or vinylbenzene, b) a polyphosphate moiety, and c) an amine species.
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.
Process and the conversion of hydrocarbons
A hydrocarbon conversion process is described. The process includes contacting in a reactor an inert gas with one or more catalyst compositions suitable for methylation of toluene and hydrogenation of phenol; contacting a reducing agent with the one or more catalyst compositions under conditions suitable for reducing metal oxide content of the catalyst composition; contacting at least part of toluene and/or benzene-containing with a oxygenate in the presence of the one or more catalyst compositions and under conditions effective to convert toluene to xylenes and produce a reactor effluent stream comprising para-xylene and having a lower concentration of phenol than the toluene-containing stream; separating at least one para-xylene-enriched stream from the reactor effluent stream; and separating from the at least one para-xylene enriched stream at least one toluene-enriched stream and at least one para-xylene-product stream.
Exxonmobil Research And Engineering Company
Zeta positive hydrogenated nanodiamond powder, zetapositive single digit hydrogenated nanodiamond dispersion, and methods for producing the same
The present invention relates to a method for producing zeta positive hydrogenated nanodiamond particles, and to a method for producing zeta positive single digit hydrogenated nanodiamond dispersions. The present invention further relates to zeta positive hydrogenated nanodiamond powder and zeta positive single digit hydrogenated nanodiamond dispersion..
Carbodeon Ltd Oy
Retractable door device of a utility vehicle
A retractable door device of a utility vehicle has a retractable door plate assembly and at least one retractable assembly. The retractable door plate assembly has multiple door plates of different sizes that are concatenated in descending order of size.
Halogenated activated carbon compositions and methods of making and using same
This disclosure provides a halogenated activated carbon composition comprising carbon, a halogenated compound and a salt. In some embodiments, the halogenated compound and the salt comprise a naturally occurring salt mixture, as may be obtained from ocean water, salt lake water, rock salt, salt brine wells, for example.
Biogenic Reagent Ventures, Llc
Halogenated ether compounds and methods of inducing anesthesia
A method of inducing anesthesia in a subject is provided. In some embodiments, the method provides administering to the subject via the respiratory system or via injection, an effective amount of a compound or a mixture of compounds selected from the group consisting of methyl-ethyl ethers, methyl-isopropyl ethers, and methyl-propyl ethers..
The Regents Of The University Of California
Oral cavity patch
An oral cavity patch comprising: a drug layer and an adhesive layer, wherein the drug layer comprises a drug-release-controlling agent consisting of at least one selected from the group consisting of a hydroxyalkyl alkyl cellulose, hydroxypropyl cellulose, a sodium carboxyalkyl cellulose, ethyl cellulose, hydrogenated castor oil, and a sucrose fatty acid ester.. .
Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc.
The therapeutic suit reliefs joint pain by applying heat or cold relief to one or all joints of the body and bringing healing to joints by vasoconstriction, centralizing oxygenated blood around the joints during cold therapy treatment.. .
Methods of producing a titanium product
A method (500) for producing a titanium product is disclosed. The method (500) can include obtaining tio2-slag (501) and reducing impurities in the tio2-slag (502) to form purified tio2 (503).
Methods for controlling acetoclastic microorganisms in acetogenic syngas fermentation processes
Methods are disclosed for controlling the population of acetoclastic microorganisms in a process for the bioconversion of gas substrate comprising at least one of co and a mixture of co2 and hydrogen to at least one oxygenated organic compound by contact of said gas substrate under acidic, anaerobic fermentation conditions in a bioreactor containing an aqueous fermentation broth having a population of at least one acetogenic microorganism for bioconverting said gas substrate to at least one acetogenic oxygenated organic compound, said fermentation zone defining a head space, said methods comprising continuously or intermittently controlling the partial pressure of carbon dioxide in the head space to provide a desired population ratio of acetoclastic microorganisms to acetogenic microorganisms.. .
Diesel engine oil composition for improving fuel efficiency and endurance performance
Disclosed is a novel diesel engine oil composition for fuel efficiency and endurance performance. The diesel engine oil composition may maximize frictional resistance and wear resistance by facilitating the formation of a lubricating film on a metal surface, extend an oil change cycle with excellent engine protection ability, and improve fuel efficiency due to friction reduction.
Synthesis of liquid fuels and chemicals from oxygenated hydrocarbons
Processes and reactor systems are provided for the conversion of oxygenated hydrocarbons to hydrocarbons, ketones and alcohols useful as liquid fuels, such as gasoline, jet fuel or diesel fuel, and industrial chemicals. The process involves the conversion of mono-oxygenated hydrocarbons to aromatics and gasoline range hydrocarbons where the oxygenated hydrocarbons are derived from biomass..
Upgrading alcohols, diols and glycols to larger products
In brief, the invention is a process for the conversion of molecules containing one or more alcohol functionalities to larger molecules. Alcohols such as methanol, ethanol, propanol and hexanol and diols/glycols, such a propylene glycol and butanediol are fed to supported metal catalyst such as a noble metal/solid acid catalyst in the presence of hydrogen at elevated temperatures and pressures create a mixture of hydrocarbon and oxygenate products..
Thermoplastic elastomer composition and molded body
The thermoplastic elastomer composition of the present invention is a thermoplastic elastomer composition including a hydrogenated block copolymer (a) and a softening agent (b), the hydrogenated block copolymer (a) being a hydrogenated product of a block copolymer including a polymer block (a) composed of a constitutional unit derived from an aromatic vinyl compound and a polymer block (b) containing 1 to 100% by mass of a constitutional unit (b1) derived from farnesene and 99 to 0% by mass of a constitutional unit (b2) derived from a conjugated diene other than farnesene; a mass ratio of the polymer block (a) and the polymer block (b) [(a)/(b)] being 1/99 to 70/30; 50 mol % or more of carbon-carbon double bonds in the polymer block (b) being hydrogenated; and a content of the softening agent (b) being 20 to 2,000 parts by mass on the basis of 100 parts by mass of the hydrogenated block copolymer (a).. .
Molecular weight control of polyolefins using halogenated bis-phenylphenoxy catalysts
A process for preparing an olefin homopolymer or copolymer comprises contacting ethylene, an alpha-olefin, or a combination, and a catalytic amount of a metal-ligand complex catalyst of a particular formula that requires at least one halogen atom that is ortho to a bridging moiety. The strategic location of the halogen atom(s) ensures a product having a molecular weight that is predictably and significantly reduced in comparison with that of copolymers produced using otherwise identical metal-ligand complex catalysts that lack halogen atoms at the specified sites..
Ionomer comprising pendant vinyl groups and processes for preparing same
The present invention relates to ionomers comprising a reaction product of the reaction between a) a halogenated isoolefin copolymer and b) a nucleophile having no pendant vinyl group and a nucleophile comprising at least one pendant vinyl group. The present invention also relates to a method of preparing and curing these ionomers..
Regioselectively substituted cellulose esters produced in a halogenated ionic liquid process and products produced therefrom
This invention relates to novel compositions comprising regioselectively substituted cellulose esters. One aspect of the invention relates to processes for preparing regioselectively substituted cellulose esters from cellulose dissolved in ionic liquids.
Process for the preparation of the monomer pentabromobenzyl acrylate and polymerization thereof
A process for preparing pentabromobenzyl acrylate through the reaction of pentahalobenzyl halide with a salt of acrylic acid in a water-immiscible solvent, wherein said salt is in aqueous form and the reaction is carried out in the presence of a phase transfer catalyst. A process for polymerizing the pentabromobenzyl acrylate in halogenated aromatic solvent and the poly(pentabromobenzyl acrylate) obtained are also disclosed..
Method for separating hf from hf/halogenated hydrocarbon mixtures using ionic liquids
The present invention relates to an ionic liquid comprised of a salt, the anion of which is cl−, f−, and (hf)nf−(n=1.0−4.0), or combination thereof. In another embodiment, the present invention relates to a process of separating hf from a first mixture comprised of at least one halogenated hydrocarbon and hf which comprises contacting the mixture with an ionic liquid comprised of a salt, the anion of which is cl−, f−, and (hf)nf− where n is a positive number ranging from 1 to 4, inclusive 4.0), to form a second mixture comprised of hf, halogenated hydrocarbon and said ionic liquid, extracting a solution comprising hf therefrom, and recovering hf therefrom..
Conductive polyamide composition and article
An electrically conductive polyamide composition includes specific amounts of a polyamide-6, a poly(phenylene ether), talc, a hydrogenated block copolymer, carbon nanotubes, and a compatibilizing agent for the polyamide-6 and the poly(phenylene ether). The composition can contain little or no polyamide-6,6.
Solid composition for oral administration containing ibandronic acid or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof and vitamin d
An improved solid pharmaceutical composition for oral administration comprising ibandronic acid or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, vitamin d and medium chain triglycerides or totally or partially hydrogenated oils which confer desirable physico-chemical properties to a solid formulation for oral administration suitable for the treatment of bone diseases and disorders of calcium metabolism.. .
Personal care composition and making
This invention relates to an improved crystallization process of hydrogenated castor oil structurant which results in (i) a dispersion having a high concentration of the structurant, and (ii) a crystal habit/form that results in a higher yield stress in the final product, imparting high stability, for a given amount structurant. In addition, the resulting personal care product is consumer desired, as less structurant residue is observed on hair after the use of the personal care product..
Process and selectively hydrogenating naphtha
The process and apparatus of the present invention selectively hydrogenates a heavier olefinic naphtha stream in an upstream catalyst bed and the hydrogenated effluent and a lighter olefinic naphtha stream in a downstream catalyst bed. The heavier di-alkenes are less re-active and are contacted with more hydrogenation catalyst than the lighter di-alkenes which are more re-active..
Flame retardant high temperature nylon
High temperature nylon compounds that are flame retardant using non-halogenated ingredients are disclosed. Poly phenylene ether, or alternatively the combination of polyphenylene ether and bismaleimides, act as synergists with polyphosphonate to achieve a v-0 rating in a ul 94 test at thicknesses of about 3.18 mm or, preferably, about 1.59 mm..
High flow, hydrogenated styrene-butadiene-styrene block copolymers and applications
The invention relates to unique applications for the novel high melt flow, low viscosity, selectively hydrogenated styrene-butadiene-styrene (hsbs) or selectively hydrogenated controlled distribution styrene-butadiene/styrene-styrene (hsbss) block copolymers, wherein the melt flow rate of said block copolymer is at least 100 g/10 min at 230° c. Under 2.16 kg mass according to astm d1238.
Backfunctionalized imidazolinium salts and nhc carbene-metal complexes
Wherein r1 is selected from the group consisting of an ester group, an amide group, and an aromatic group; r2 is selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, an ester group, an amide group, and an aromatic group; r3 and r4 are each an aliphatic group; and x is an anion; the method comprises cyclization of a halogenated acrylate with hünig's base in a solvent.. .
Fluidized bed reactor, reaction regeneration apparatus, process for preparing olefins, and process for preparing aromatic hydrocarbons
A fluidized bed reactor is provided, comprising an inlet zone at a lower position, an outlet zone at an upper position, and a reaction zone between the inlet zone and the outlet zone. A guide plate with through holes is disposed in the reaction zone, comprising a dense channel region in an intermediate region thereof and a sparse channel region disposed on a periphery thereof and encompassing the dense channel region.
Apparatus and process for producing gasoline, olefins and aromatics from oxygenates
Apparatuses and processes for converting an oxygenate feedstock, such as methanol and/or dimethyl ether, in a fluidized bed containing a catalyst to hydrocarbons, such as gasoline boiling components, olefins and aromatics are provided herein.. .
Apparatus and process for producing gasoline, olefins and aromatics from oxygenates
Apparatuses and processes for converting an oxygenate feedstock, such as methanol and dimethyl ether, in a fluidized bed containing a catalyst to hydrocarbons, such as gasoline boiling components, olefins and aromatics are provided herein.. .