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|Method of operating electrochemical cells comprising electrodeposited fuel|
An electrochemical cell system and a process for operating the same, the system having at least two fuel electrodes for receiving electrodeposited metal fuel; at least one oxidant electrode spaced apart from the fuel electrode; at least one charging electrode; an ionically conductive medium communicating the electrodes of the electrochemical cell system for conducting ions to support electrochemical reactions at the fuel, oxidant, and charging electrodes; and, one or more controllers configured to operate the cell system in discharging and charging modes and monitor a state of charge for each fuel electrode. The controllers may assign each fuel electrode in a discharging unit having a state-of-charge meeting a predetermined depletion criteria from the discharging unit to the charging unit, and each fuel electrode in the charging unit having a state-of-charge meeting a predetermined loading criteria from the charging unit to the discharging unit..
|Voltage transformer circuit and ionic current measurement of a spark plug|
A voltage transformer circuit is described for supplying a spark plug with ignition energy and for ionic current measurement. A transformer of the circuit generates a secondary voltage from a primary voltage and applies the secondary voltage to the spark plug to ignite an electric arc.
Borgwarner Ludwigsburg Gmbh
|Garnet materials for li secondary batteries and methods of making and using garnet materials|
Set forth herein are garnet material compositions, e.g., lithium-stuffed garnets and lithium-stuffed garnets doped with alumina, which are suitable for use as electrolytes and catholytes in solid state battery applications. Also set forth herein are lithium-stuffed garnet thin films having fine grains therein.
|Resin composition for sealing organic electronic device element, resin sheet for sealing organic electronic device element, organic electroluminescent element, and image display apparatus|
A resin composition for sealing an organic electronic device element, containing a polyisobutylene resin (a), a hydrogenated cyclic olefin resin (b), and a polymer (c) obtained by any one of radical polymerization, anionic polymerization or coordination polymerization and exhibiting rubber elasticity, a resin sheet using the same, organic electroluminescent element, and image display apparatus.. .
Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
|Tunable voltage margin access diodes|
The present invention relates generally to high current density access devices (ads), and more particularly, to a structure and method of forming tunable voltage margin access diodes in phase change memory (pcm) blocks using layers of copper-containing mixed ionic-electronic conduction (miec) materials. Embodiments of the present invention may use layers miec material to form an access device that can supply high current-densities and operate reliably while being fabricated at temperatures that are compatible with standard beol processing.
International Business Machines Corporation
|Immunochromatographic analysis device, immunochromatographic analysis method, and immunochromatographic analysis kit|
An object is to provide an immunochromatographic analysis device capable of measuring various components contained in various analytes such as blood and urine efficiently in a short measurement time without the need for complicated measurement preparation and operations. The above object was achieved by an immunochromatographic analysis device for developing an analyte-containing solution obtained by diluting an analyte containing a detection target with an analyte dilution solution, wherein a sample addition part contains an anionic surfactant..
Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.k.
|Sprayable composition for deterring intruders|
A composition for deterring intruders includes propionic acid, ammonia and water. A content of water in the composition is at least approximately 60% by weight.
|Fluid control films with hydrophilic surfaces, methods of making same, and processes for cleaning structured surfaces|
A fluid control film is provided that includes fluid control channels extending along a channel longitudinal axis. Each of the fluid control channels has a surface and is configured to allow capillary movement of liquid in the channels.
3m Innovative Properties Company
|Sulfate-free liquid laundry detergent|
The present disclosure provides sulfate-free detergent formulations comprising water, a nonionic surfactant, and at least a second surfactant, wherein the formulation has a zein score of less than about 3 percent when tested as a 10% dilution.. .
The Sun Products Corporation
|Processing method and purification system|
A processing method includes processing a metal wire rod using an emulsion lubricant that includes an oil and a nonionic surfactant at an oil-to-nonionic surfactant ratio of 1:0.3 to 0.9 (in mass ratio). The method may include purifying the emulsion lubricant after being used for processing the metal wire rod while maintaining the oil-to-nonionic surfactant ratio of 1:0.3 to 0.9 (in mass ratio) and then reusing the purified emulsion lubricant to process the metal wire rod..
Hitachi Metals, Ltd.
Stability improvement of co2 foam for enhanced oil recovery applications using polyelectrolytes and polyelectrolyte complex nanoparticles
Polyelectrolyte nanoparticles are generated to stabilize foam for use in enhanced oil recovery. Stability is further enhanced by optimizing ph and a ratio of polycationic and polyanioinic materials, resulting in stronger and longer lasting foams in the presence of crude oil.
The University Of Kansas
Modified nonionic surfactant formulations for enhanced oil recovery
Embodiments of the present disclosure include modified nonionic surfactant formulations having a nonionic surfactant and a pour point depressant, where the modified nonionic surfactant formulations have a pour point of −54° c. To −75° c.
Dow Global Technologies Llc
Hydrophilic monolayer films
The invention provides monolayer films excellent in hydrophilicity and transparency which include a crosslinked resin having a surface enriched with hydrophilic groups, and materials which exhibit excellent properties such as hydrophilicity, antifogging properties and antifouling properties by virtue of having the above monolayer films. A monolayer film is fabricated which includes a crosslinked resin obtained by polymerizing a composition including a compound (i) having an anionic hydrophilic group and a functional group with a polymerizable carbon-carbon double bond, and a compound (ii) having three or more hydroxyl groups and three or more functional groups with a polymerizable carbon-carbon double bond, the monolayer film having a gradient (sa/da) of not less than 1.1 wherein sa is the surface concentration of the anionic hydrophilic groups in the monolayer film, and da is the deep concentration of the hydrophilic groups at ½ of the thickness of the monolayer film..
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
Ionic silicone hydrogels
The present invention relates to a process comprising the steps of reacting a reactive mixture comprising at least one silicone-containing component, at least one hydrophilic component, and at least one diluent to form an ophthalmic device having an advancing contact angle of less than about 80°; and contacting the ophthalmic device with an aqueous extraction solution at an elevated extraction temperature, wherein said at least one diluent has a boiling point at least about 10° higher than said extraction temperature.. .
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.
Hydrofluorinated olefins (hfo's) as diluents for butyl rubber production
A process for producing a copolymer involves contacting at least one isoolefin monomer with at least one multiolefin and/or β-pinene monomer in the presence of at least one lewis acid and at least one initiator in a diluent. The diluent contains a hydrofluorinated olefin (hfo) comprising a tetrafluorinated propene.
Arlanxeo Singapore Pte. Ltd.
Copolymer having low cyclic oligomer content
A copolymer has low levels of cyclic oligomeric compounds, which are undesirable impurities in certain applications. The cyclic oligomeric compounds are provided in an advantageously low ratio of c21/c13 oligomers.
Arlanxeo Singapore Pte. Ltd.
Process for making a poly(zwitterion/dianion)
A zwitterionic monomer and corresponding cyclopolymerized polyzwitterion (±) (pz) (i.e. Poly(z-alt-so2).
King Abdulaziz City For Science And Technology
Long-acting stable peptide ghrelin analogs for the treatment of cachexia
In which dpr is diaminopropionic acid, sar is sarcosin, x1 represents a fatty acid residue selected from the group comprising octanoyl, decanoyl, myristoyl, 9-decenoyl and n-10-undecynoyl bound to dpr through an amide bond, x2 represents decanoyl or myristoyl, m represents a non-coded amino acid selected from the group comprising phenylalanine, naphtylalanine, cyclohexylalanine, t-butylalanine and dichlorophenylalanine, z is palmitoyl which can be optionally bound to the secondary amino group of lysine through an amide bond or z is not present. The compounds of the invention are suitable for use in a method of treatment of cachexia and/or anorexia..
Ruthenium complex, producing same, and use of same
The present invention provides a novel ruthenium complex that is easy to produce and handle and that can be supplied relatively inexpensively, a method for producing this ruthenium complex, a method for producing alcohols and the like using this ruthenium complex as a catalyst, a method for producing carbonyl compounds using this ruthenium complex as a catalyst, and a method for producing n-alkylamine compounds using this ruthenium complex as a catalyst. The present invention pertains to a ruthenium complex represented by general formula (1) rux1x2(pnp) (nhc)m(solv)n(1) (in general formula (1), x1 and x2 each independently represent a monovalent anionic monodentate ligand; pnp represents a tridentate aminodiphosphine ligand, nhc represents an n-heterocyclic carbene derived from a nitrogen-containing heterocyclic ring, and solv represents a coordinating solvent; and m represents an integer from 1 to 3, n represents an integer from 0 to 2, and 1≦m+n≦3.), a method for producing the same, a catalyst including the same, and methods for producing various organic compounds using this catalyst..
Takasago International Corporation
Inorganic siloxane ladder composites and methods of their preparation
Inorganic siloxane ladder polymers with metal-aza/thio crown complexes, and methods of making and using such siloxane ladder polymers are disclosed. The polymers described herein may exhibit self-healing properties, a low dielectric constant, and a low refractive index.
Empire Technology Development Llc
Process for preparing 3-[(4s)-8-bromo-1-methyl-6-(2-pyridinyl)-4h-imidazo[1,2-a][1,4]benzodiazepine-4-yl]propionic acid methyl ester or the benzene sulfonate salt thereof, and compounds useful in that process
With an oxidizing agent and optionally treating the reaction product under acidic conditions, such as to produce the compound of formula (f) or the compound (p), and new compounds useful as starting materials or as intermediates for performing that process.. .
Process for the production of carboxylic esters and use of these as plasticizers
The invention relates to a method for producing carboxylic acid esters by reacting carboxylic acids and/or carboxylic acid anhydrides with at least one alcohol having at least 5 carbon atoms, selected from alkanols and cycloalkanols, in the presence of an ionic liquid and an acidic esterification catalyst. The invention also relates to the use of the thus obtained carboxylic acid esters as a plasticizer or in a plasticizer composition for thermoplastic polymers and elastomers..
Method for manufacturing hexagonal plate-shaped zinc oxide particles
A method of producing hexagonal plate-like zinc oxide particles having a sharp particle size distribution (i.e., a relatively uniform particle size) at a high weight yield and a high percent yield is provided. The method of producing hexagonal plate-like zinc oxide particles of the present invention comprises mixing by stirring an aqueous hexamethylenetetramine (hmt) solution, a solution of an anionic surfactant in a water-insoluble organic solvent, and optionally water to form a microemulsion containing an aqueous phase of an aqueous hexamethylenetetramine solution having a molar concentration of 0.05 m or more; dropwise adding an aqueous zinc salt solution to the microemulsion; and heating the microemulsion containing the aqueous zinc salt solution to a reaction temperature of 80° c.
Nagoya Institute Of Technology
Pervaporative removal of water from ionic liquid mixtures using ionomeric membranes
A pervaporation cell is described which may be used for the removal of water from a mixture containing an ionic liquid and water and optionally a solvent, incorporating an ionomeric membrane. A method of pervaporation using the pervaporation cell is also described..
North Carolina State University
Anionic drug-containing medical device
The purpose of the present invention is to provide a polymer gel that can increase drug content ratio and reduce undesirable influence on gel strength and shape stability after the drug release, compared with the conventional techniques. The purpose can be achieved by an anionic drug-containing medical device comprising: (1) an anionic drug; and (2) a copolymer which contains, as constituents, a cationic monomer comprising a condensation product of an alkyl quaternary ammonium compound having a substituted or unsubstituted aralkyl group and (meth)acrylic acid or a salt of the condensation product and a monomer capable of copolymerizing with the condensation product or the salt of the condensation product..
Senju Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Compositions and uses of antimicrobial materials with tissue-compatible properties
Compositions comprising a mixture of an antimicrobial cationic polypeptide and a second pharmaceutically-acceptable polymer are disclosed, as well as methods and uses thereof for the treatment and prevention of infections that occur when our natural barriers of defense are broken.. .
Method of making wound gel containing antimicrobial composition
A gel useful in reducing bacterial colonization in or around the area of a wound can be provided from at least one peg and an aqueous composition having a ph of from 2 to 4, a total solute concentration of from 1.8 to 4.0 osm/l, and from 0.9 to 1.7 g/l of at least one cationic surfactant. The aqueous composition can include a buffer system that includes an organic acid and a salt of an organic acid.
Next Science, Llc
Methods of preparing polyelectrolyte complex nanoparticles
The presently disclosed subject matter provides methods for continuously generating uniform polyelectrolyte complex (pec) nanoparticles comprising: flowing a first stream comprising one or more water-soluble polycationic polymers at a first variable flow rate into a confined chamber; flowing a second stream comprising one or more water-soluble polyanionic polymers at a second variable flow rate into the confined chamber; and impinging the first stream and the second stream in the confined chamber until the reynolds number is from about 1,000 to about 20,000, thereby causing the one or more water-soluble polycationic polymers and the one or more water-soluble polyanionic polymers to undergo a polyelectrolyte complexation process that continuously generates pec nanoparticles. Compositions produced from the presently disclosed methods and a device for producing the compositions are also disclosed..
The Johns Hopkins University
Lipid nano particles comprising cationic lipid for drug delivery system
R3 is alkyl, etc), and the like.. .
Nanoparticles for targeted gene therapy and methods of use thereof
The present disclosure provides targeted, polymeric nanoparticles which facilitate the delivery of small interfering rnas, mirnas and shrna expressing plasmid dnas and include an aggregate of nucleic acids and polycationic polymer scaffolds. Methods of making and using such nanoparticles are provided as are methods of treating cancer, including glioblastoma multiforme, prostate cancer and melanoma using such nanoparticles..
Cosmetic composition and preparation
The invention is directed to a cosmetic which comprises an ionic silicone as described herein.. .
Momentive Performance Materials Inc.
The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition comprising: (a) at least one anionic surfactant; (b) at least one hydrophobically-modified cationic polymer; (c) at least one water-insoluble particle comprising at least an inorganic part and/or a polymeric part and/or a visible light absorbing part; and (d) at least 40% by weight of water. The amount of the (b) hydrophobically-modified cationic polymer is preferably 0.005% by weight or more, more preferably 0.01% by weight or more, and even more preferably 0.05% by weight or more, relative to the total weight of the composition.
Improved biocide compositions based on calcium fluoride as well as uses thereof
The present invention relates to improved biocide compositions based on calcium fluoride which are suitable for a broad range of applications including surface disinfectants, additives to construction materials and paints, antiseptic medical and cosmetic formulations, as a crop protection product and as a fast-acting disinfectant. The biocide composition of the invention comprise at least the following components: a) calcium fluoride b) a salicylic acid ester c) at least one organic acid selected from the group comprising or consisting of cinnamic acid, rosmarinic acid, vanillic acid, ascorbic acid, abscisic acid, mandelic acid, mevalonic acid, aspartic acid, salicylic acid, fumaric acid, isocitric acid, gallic acid, quinic acid, boswellic acid, carnosic acid, chlorogene acid, caffeic acid, other hydroxycarboxylic acids, or a salt or ester thereof, or thymol or citronellal.
Flechsig Patent Company Llc
Hydrotesting and mothballing composition and using combination products for multifunctional water treatment
This invention relates to a composition, comprising a) at least one quaternary ammonium compound of the formula (i) wherein r is a c5 to c21 aliphatic hydrocarbon group, x is an anionic counter ion, and ra, rb are selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, methyl, ethyl, allyl, propyl, butyl, phenyl or benzyl residues, b) ammonium bisulfite or sodium bisulfite, c) glutaraldehyde or thps, and d) at least one organic dye.. .
Clariant International, Ltd.
Anionic polyvinyl alcohol copolymer as protective colloid for pesticidal polyurea microcapsules
Where the liquid water-insoluble material comprises a pesticide, where the protective colloid is a polyvinyl alcohol copolymer having hydrolysis degrees from 60 to 99.9%, and where the polyvinyl alcohol copolymer contains comonomers with anionic groups. Further subject matter are microcapsules obtainable by said process.
Configuring cryptographic systems
Systems and methods for configuring a cryptographic system, such as an avionic data transfer system associated with an aircraft, are provided. More particularly, systems and methods can be used to assemble a cryptographic key configuration (ckc) for use in a cryptographic system.
Ge Aviation Systems Llc
Cryptographic key server embedded in data transfer system
Systems and methods for managing cryptographic keys in an avionic data transfer system are provided. A host device associated with the avionic data transfer system can receive one or cryptographic keys via a key fill interface.
Ge Aviation Systems Llc
Power storage device, lithium-ion secondary battery, electric double layer capacitor and lithium-ion capacitor
One object is to provide a power storage device including an electrolyte using a room-temperature ionic liquid which includes a univalent anion and a cyclic quaternary ammonium cation having excellent reduction resistance. Another object is to provide a high-performance power storage device.
Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
Phosphoranimine compounds, electrolyte solutions including a phosphoranimine compound, and energy storage devices including same
A phosphoranimine compound comprising a cationic portion bonded to a nitrogen atom of the phosphoranimine compound, a phosphorus atom bonded to the nitrogen atom, pendant groups bonded to the phosphorus atom, and a counterion. An electrolyte solution comprising at least one phosphoranimine compound is also disclosed, as is an energy storage device including the electrolyte solution..
Battelle Energy Alliance, Llc.
Composition and light emitting device using the same
In formula (1′) m represents an iridium atom or the like, n1 represents an integer of 1 or more, n2 represents an integer of 0 or more, e1 and e2 represent a carbon atom or the like, the ring r1′ represents a diazole ring, the ring r2 represents a 6-membered aromatic hydrocarbon ring or the like, and a1-g1-a2 represents an anionic bidentate ligand.. .