|| List of recent Irradiation-related patents
| Device and procedure to treat presbyopia|
A treatment apparatus for surgical correction of presbyopia or defective eyesight in an eye of a patient. The treatment apparatus includes a laser device configured to treat lens tissue of the eye by irradiation of pulsed laser radiation with the laser radiation being focused on target points arranged in a pattern within the lens.
| Object information acquiring apparatus|
An object information acquiring apparatus is used which includes a first light source outputting irradiation light delivered to an object, an output unit to which the irradiation light is guided and which includes an opening smaller than a wavelength of the irradiation light, a probe detecting an acoustic wave generated when the object absorbs near-field light output by the output unit, and a signal processing unit acquiring information on an interior of the object from the acoustic wave detected by the probe.. .
| Endoscope system, processor device thereof, and image processing method|
In imaging an oxygen saturation level of blood, measurement light having a wavelength of 450 to 500 nm, b light, g light, and an r light are sequentially taken out of broad band light bb emitted from a xenon lamp. An internal body portion is imaged under irradiation with the measurement, b, g, and r light to obtain image data b1, b2, g2, and r2, respectively.
| Radiation therapy of protruding and/or conformable organs|
A system provided for delivering accelerated partial breast irradiation (apbi) and for delivering a boost to standard whole-breast irradiation (wbi) for the treatment of breast cancer that significantly reduces the risks of adverse cosmetic outcomes and toxicities. This is achieved by a method and device for delivering a uniform radiation dose to the target volume with significantly reduced dose to the non-target volume, skin and chest wall of the ipsilateral breast, and virtually no dose to the contralateral breast, lungs, and heart..
| Organic compositions for repeatedly adjustable optical elements and such elements|
The present invention relates an organic liquid composition comprising a mixture of a first polymer with a linear polymeric chain having two photoactive groups as endgroup; and a second polymer with a multifunctional polymeric chain having at least three photoactive groups, that can reversibly and repeatedly crosslink to form a solid polymer network wherein said liquid composition been crosslinked by irradiation with at least one wavelength l1 and been uncrosslinked at least locally by irradiating the network with at least one other wavelength l2 in order to repeatedly adjust shape and optical properties of said composition in its crosslinked state. The composition is applicable as a starting material for intraocular lenses and for other lenses and optical elements..
| Charged particle beam apparatus, drawing apparatus, and method of manufacturing article|
An apparatus includes: an image sensor including pixels which constitute rows; and a controller configured to control an irradiation operation of irradiating a pixel of the image sensor with a charged particle beam to generate a signal charge, a transfer operation of sequentially transferring, pixel by pixel in a column direction, the signal charge accumulated in the irradiated pixel, and an output operation of outputting the transferred signal charge from the image sensor. The controller is configured to cause a first irradiation operation for a first part of the rows as an irradiated region, a transfer operation of transferring a signal charge generated in the first part to a second part of the rows adjacent to the first part, as a non-irradiated region, and a second irradiation operation for the first part, to be performed sequentially..
| Method to produce light-emitting nano-particles of diamond|
Method to produce diamonds containing nitrogen-vacancy centres from diamonds grown by a high pressure and high temperature process and containing isolated substitutional nitrogen, comprising:—irradiating (12) said diamonds by an electron beam such that the irradiation dose is comprised between 1017 and 1019 electrons per square centimeter;—annealing (14) the irradiated diamonds in vacuum or in a inert atmosphere at a temperature above 700° c. And for at least 1 hour; characterized in that said electron beam has an acceleration energy above 7 mev..
| Base film and pressure-sensitive adhesive sheet provided therewith|
The base film of the invention is a base film of a pressure-sensitive adhesive sheet for laminating onto a semiconductor wafer composed of: (a) a layer of a cured product in which a composition including a polyether polyol urethan(meth)acrylate oligomer and an energy ray curable monomer is cured by energy ray irradiation, and (b) a thermoplastic resin layer. The present invention, by using a surface protection sheet, protects a circuit side of a wafer with bumps, prevents collapse of bumps on the circuit side when grinding the back surface, and prevents generation of dimples or cracks on the grinding surface..
| Structure having specific surface shape and method for manufacturing said structure|
There is provided a structure having convex parts with an average height of 100 nm or more and 1000 nm or less, or concave parts with an average depth of 100 nm or more and 1000 nm or less on a surface thereof. The convex parts or the concave parts thereof are present at an average cycle of 50 nm or more and 400 nm or less in at least one direction.
| Polymer compositions and their use as cable coverings|
The present invention relates to a crosslinked polymer containing polyphenylene sulfide (pss) and an impact modifier, and its use as cable coverings, such as jacket or insulation. The composition contains a crosslinked polymer containing of polyphenylene sulfide (pps) and an impact modifier.
| Fixing device, and image forming apparatus|
A fixing device includes an irradiation section that irradiates a recording medium with light, the recording medium having thereon an image formed by an image forming material to be fixed by absorbing light and being transported along a transporting path, and a preventing member that is provided with a first hole that allows the light to pass therethrough, and prevents the image forming material irradiated with the light from adhering to the irradiation section.. .
| Radiation detecting apparatus and radiation imaging apparatus|
A radiation detecting apparatus is provided. The radiation detecting apparatus includes a pair of rails extending in a channel direction, a plurality of collimator modules provided in the pair of rails and arranged in the channel direction, each collimator module having a plurality of collimator plates arranged in the channel direction, and a plurality of detector modules provided on a radiation outgoing side of the collimator modules and arranged in the channel direction, wherein each of the collimator modules has a pair of alignment pins extending along an irradiation direction, wherein the rails include a surface of placement for each collimator module, the surface of placement formed with one of concave holes and grooves in which first ends of the alignment pins are fitted, and wherein each of the detector modules has one of concave holes and through holes in which second ends of the alignment pins are fitted..
| Lamp for vehicle|
A lamp for a vehicle, and more particularly, a lamp for a vehicle capable of forming a suitable light irradiation pattern and improving chromatic aberration so as to prevent light blindness is provided. In particular, the lamp includes a light source unit including at least one light source, a shield unit configured to block a part of the light irradiated from the light source unit by one or more light blocking portions formed to have an outer circumferential end (curved end) toward an optical axis of the light source unit, and a lens unit configured to irradiate the light passing through the shield unit to the outside..
| Image reading device and image forming apparatus|
In an image reading device, a movable part provided below a document platen in a housing is moved in a sub scanning direction. A reflection control part extending along a movement range of the movable part is fixed to the housing near the movable part.
| Endoscope system, processor device thereof, and image processing method|
In an oxygen saturation level measurement mode, a color image sensor images an internal body portion alternately irradiated with measurement light and normal light. A normal image is produced from image data obtained under irradiation with the normal light.
| Image forming apparatus and image forming method|
An image forming apparatus including: a jetting head that jets, onto a recording medium, a curable ink composition including 3% by mass to 18% by mass, based on a total amount of the ink composition, of a polyfunctional polymerizable compound, and water; a chain gripper that grips a leading end of the recording medium onto which the curable ink composition has been jetted from the jetting head, and conveys the recording medium; and an irradiation device that irradiates light to the recording medium which is conveyed by the chain gripper and onto which the curable ink composition has been jetted.. .
| Image forming apparatus and image forming method|
An image forming apparatus including: a jetting head that jets, onto a recording medium, a curable ink composition including 0.5% by mass or more, based on a total amount of the ink composition, of a water-soluble organic solvent having an sp value of 21 (mpa)1/2 or more, and water; a chain gripper that grips a leading end portion of the recording medium onto which the curable ink composition has been jetted from the jetting head, and conveys the recording medium; an irradiation device that irradiates light to the recording medium which is conveyed by the chain gripper and onto which the curable ink composition has been jetted; and a paper discharge section that accumulates the recording medium to which light has been irradiated by the irradiation device.. .
| Light irradiation molding apparatus and light irradiation molding method|
A light irradiation molding apparatus includes a pair of rubber molds through which light passes, and a light-irradiating means for emitting light from surfaces of the pair of rubber molds to a particulate thermoplastic resin placed in the cavity. The light irradiation molding apparatus relatively and sequentially moves the pair of rubber molds and the light-irradiating means so that an irradiation position of light emitted from the light-irradiating means moves from a melted portion to an unmelted portion of the thermoplastic resin, and the light irradiation molding apparatus sequentially melts portions of the thermoplastic resin..
| Antimony-free glass, antimony-free frit and a glass package that is hermetically sealed with the frit|
An antimony-free glass comprising teo2 and/or bi2o3 suitable for use in a frit for producing a hermetically sealed glass package is described. The hermetically sealed glass package, such as an oled display device, is manufactured by providing a first glass substrate plate and a second glass substrate plate and depositing the antimony-free frit onto the first substrate plate.
| Beam data processing apparatus and particle beam therapy system|
A beam data processing apparatus has a plurality of channel data conversion units that convert a plurality of analogue signals outputted from a position monitor into digital signals, a position size processing unit that calculates a beam position, based on voltage information items obtained through processing by the plurality of channel data conversion units, an abnormality determination processing unit that determines the beam position and generates a position abnormality signal, and an integrated control unit that controls the plurality of channel data conversion units in such a way that while a beam is stopped at an irradiation spot, digital signal conversion processing is implemented two or more times; the channel data conversion unit has a plurality of a/d converters, a demultiplexer that distributes analogue signals, and a multiplexer that switches respective digital signals processed by the nd converters so as to output them to the position size processing unit.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus, method for driving the same and radiation imaging system|
A radiation imaging apparatus, comprising a sensor array configured to output a signal in accordance with irradiated radiation, a driving unit configured to output a signal from the sensor array by driving the sensor array, a detecting unit configured to detect irradiated radiation, a control unit configured to control the driving unit to perform first readout to read out a signal corresponding to charge accumulated in the sensor array from the sensor array and perform second readout to further read out a signal from the sensor array at least in a case where the first readout has started during irradiation of radiation, and a processing unit configured to correct the signal obtained by the first readout based on the signal obtained by the second readout.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus and radiation imaging system|
A radiation imaging apparatus including: a detector that includes a detection section in which pixels having a conversion element that converts radiation to an electric charge are arranged in a matrix shape, a drive circuit configured to drive the detection section, and a read circuit configured to output an electric signal that corresponds to the electric charge as image data; a radiation detection unit configured to detect a radiation irradiation state using two detection units that are adjacently arranged in the detection section; and a control unit configured to control operations of the drive circuit and the read circuit in accordance with a detection result obtained by the radiation detection unit, wherein a detection capability by one of the detection units is set to a lower capability than a detection capability at by the other of the detection units.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus and radiation imaging system|
To provide a radiation imaging apparatus and a radiation imaging system that can detect radiation with high accuracy, the radiation imaging apparatus includes: a detection unit in which conversion elements that convert radiation into an electric signal are arranged in a matrix shape; a radiation detection unit configured to detect an irradiation state of radiation; a drive circuit configured to drive the detection unit in accordance with the irradiation state detected by the radiation detection unit; and a radiographing kind setting unit configured to set a radiographing kind, wherein the radiation detection unit changes a radiation detection capability in accordance with the radiographing kind set by the radiographing kind setting unit.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus, method for controlling the same, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium|
A radiation imaging apparatus, comprising a sensor array in which a plurality of sensors configured to output signals corresponding to irradiated radiation, a detection unit configured to detect radiation, a driving unit configured to drive the sensor array, so as to initialize the plurality of sensors for each row repeatedly at least until the detection unit detects irradiation of radiation and to read out signals from the plurality of sensors for each row sequentially, and a processing unit configured to process signals from the sensor array, so as to correct a signal from the sensor on a row, of the plurality of sensors, which has been initialized during the irradiation of radiation, based on a timing of the initialization.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus and radiation imaging system|
A radiation imaging apparatus comprises: a detector that includes a detection unit in which pixels having a conversion element that converts radiation to an electric charge are arranged in a matrix shape, a drive circuit that drives the detection unit, and a read circuit that outputs an electric signal corresponding to the electric charge as image data; a radiation detection unit that detects a radiation irradiation state at a plurality of positions in the detection unit; and a control unit that controls operations of the drive circuit and the read circuit in accordance with a detection result obtained by the radiation detection unit, wherein the radiation detection unit detects a radiation irradiation state at least at a center region and a peripheral region in the detection unit, and a detection capability at the center region is set to a higher capability than a detection capability at the peripheral region.. .
| Nanocrystalline optically-based neutron irradiation history sensor|
A neutron irradiation history sensor and detection method for detection of thermal neutrons exploit transmutation of 164dy into 165ho and 166er and significant differences in optical properties of dy, ho, and er in order to enable detection of relative fractions of dy, ho, and er and thus the degree and timing of prior thermal neutron exposure that has occurred, providing a tamper-proof forensic record of the prior thermal neutron exposure. The irradiation history sensor and detection method advantageously employ dy-containing nanocrytals (ncs) residing in a transparent host..
| Composite charged particle beam apparatus and thin sample processing method|
A composite charged particle beam apparatus includes: a fib column irradiating a thin sample with fib; a gib column irradiating the thin sample with gib; a sample stage on which the thin sample is placed; a first tilt unit for tilting the thin sample about a first tilt axis of the sample stage, the first tilt axis being orthogonal to an fib irradiation axis and being located inside a first plane formed by the fib irradiation axis and a gib irradiation axis; and a second tilt unit for tilting the thin sample about an axis which is orthogonal to the fib irradiation axis and the first tilt axis.. .
| Printed circuit baord and method for manufacturing same|
A printed circuit board includes a base, a number of conductive pads, a dielectric layer, an activated metal layer, a first metal seed layer, a second metal seed layer, and a plurality of metal bumps. The conductive pads are formed on the base.
| Method and apparatus for humidifying hair and reducing hair damage|
There is provided with a method for humidifying hair and reducing hair damage that humidifies hair readily and improves hair damage with the use of both positive ions and negative ions. A positive ion generation means for discharging electricity between electrodes applied by a voltage to generate positive ions combined to water molecules and a negative ion generation means for discharging electricity between electrodes applied by a voltage to generate negative ions combined to water molecules are prepared.
| Greening roll|
A greening roll includes water-temperature-light controlling part, root growing part, water/root regulating part and seed-stacking part which is located in the water-temperature-light controlling part. The water-temperature-light controlling part is located on the top surface of the greening roll, the water/root regulating part is located on the lower surface of the greening roll, the root growing part is located in the cavity composed by the water-temperature-light controlling part and the water/root regulating part, and the seed-stacking part is located in the cavity of the water-temperature-light controlling part.
| Method for the manufacture of electrodes|
Method for manufacturing an electrode, in particular a negative electrode of an electrochemical cell, comprising the step of: drying a material of the electrode to be dried by means of a temperature gradient, wherein uv irradiation is present during the step of drying.. .
|Charged-particle beam irradiation device|
A charged-particle beam irradiation device, which irradiates an irradiation target with a charged-particle beam, includes a transport line that transports the charged-particle beam and a rotating gantry that is rotatable about a rotation axis. The transport line includes an inclination portion making the charged-particle beam travel so that the charged-particle beam is inclined to be separated from the rotation axis, and is formed to turn the charged-particle beam in a rotation direction of the rotation axis and to bend the charged-particle beam, which has turned in the rotation direction, toward the rotation axis.
|Radiation therapy apparatus and control method|
According to one embodiment, a radiation therapy apparatus includes a radiation irradiation device, a detector included in a pet scanner, a control unit, and a pet image reconstruction unit. The radiation irradiation device emits a therapeutic radiation.
|Deposition donor substrate and method for manufacturing light-emitting device|
One surface of a first substrate provided with at least light-absorbing layers separately formed, partition layers each formed between the light-absorbing layers and having an inverse taper shape, and material layers formed on the light-absorbing layers and on the partition layers so that the material layers are separated from each other is disposed to face a deposition target surface of a second substrate; light irradiation is performed from the other surface of the first substrate, only the material layers in regions overlapped with the light-absorbing layers are heated and evaporated to the deposition target surface of the second substrate.. .
|Method of forming patterns|
A method of forming patterns includes (a) coating a substrate with a resist composition for negative development to form a resist film having a receding contact angle of 70 degrees or above with respect to water, wherein the resist composition for negative development contains a resin capable of increasing the polarity by the action of an acid and becomes more soluble in a positive developer and less soluble in a negative developer upon irradiation with an actinic ray or radiation, (b) exposing the resist film via an immersion medium, and (c) performing development with a negative developer.. .
|Catalytic converter component and process for its manufacture|
In a process for manufacturing a catalytic converter component, a ceramic unit is used that has been prepared by extruding green ceramic product through a die to form an extrusion having a honeycomb substrate structure in which tubular passages extend along the extrusion, the passages bounded by walls dividing adjacent passages from one another. The unit is obtained by cutting off a length of the extrusion and curing and firing it.
|Image forming apparatus|
A light irradiation unit forms an electrostatic latent image pattern on a photosensitive member by irradiating the photosensitive member and a shielding unit with light. A detection unit detects, in a rotation direction of the photosensitive member, timing at which a surface potential of the photosensitive member changes depending on displacement of the electrostatic latent image pattern in an axial direction of the photosensitive member..
An embodiment of the present invention discloses a light-emitting device including a first light source, a second light source, and an optical element. The first light source is configured to emit a first light at a first low temperature and a first high temperature, and has a first hot/cold factor.
|Method and device for inspecting glass substrate of liquid crystal display|
The present invention provides a method and a device for inspecting glass substrate of liquid crystal display. The method includes (1) providing an inspection device, wherein the inspection device comprises a device body, an operation table mounted on the device body, an irradiation lamp mounted to the device body and located above the operation table, and a steam nozzle mounted to the device body and located above the operation table, the operation table having a bearing surface, the bearing surface forming an included angle with respect to the horizon; (2) positioning a glass substrate-to-be-inspected on the bearing surface; and (3) turning on the irradiation lamp and spraying steam through the steam nozzle toward the glass substrate-to-be-inspected and at the same time, performing visual inspection of the glass substrate to which the steam attaches..
|Exposure apparatus, exposure method, and method of manufacturing article|
The present invention provides an exposure apparatus for exposing a shot on a substrate to first pulsed light, the apparatus including an optical element for guiding the first pulsed light to the substrate, an irradiation device configured to irradiate the optical element with second pulsed light having an infrared wavelength which the first pulsed light has less than the second pulsed light has, and a controller configured to control the irradiation device in a process of exposing the shot to the first pulsed light plural times, such that the irradiation device irradiates the optical element with the second pulsed light during at least one period of non-irradiation periods in which the shot is not irradiated with the first pulsed light.. .
|Ink jet recording method and ink jet recording apparatus|
An ink jet recording method uses an ink jet recording apparatus including a plurality of heads arranged in parallel in a first direction, each of which ejects droplets of a different radiation-curable ink composition onto a recording medium, and first light sources provided for corresponding heads so as to be disposed at a predetermined side of the corresponding heads. The first light sources emit active radiation to irradiate the droplets on the recording medium.
|Backlight unit and video display apparatus using the same|
According to one embodiment, a backlight unit is of the edge light type that guides emitted light from a light source to a liquid crystal display panel by a light guide plate for irradiation from the back surface side thereof and includes a controller. The controller is configured so that the degree of irradiation at the center of a video display screen in the liquid crystal display panel is set to be greater than that at the periphery of the screen..
A mounting section (2) for a user to mount on his/her head includes an infrared light irradiation section (5) that irradiates an object to be detected (21) with a predetermined pattern of infrared light and an infrared light detection section (6) that detects the infrared light reflected by the object to be detected (21). The infrared light irradiation section (5) and the infrared light detection section (6) are placed at a predetermined distance from each other.
|Resin curing device|
The present invention provides resin curing device for radiating light to cure light curable resins of different kinds. The device has flash lamp for emitting irradiation light in a wavelength range including at least a wavelength for curing the light curable resins of different kinds, and control section.
|Imaging device and method for driving the same|
An imaging device capable of obtaining image data with a small amount of x-ray irradiation is provided. The imaging device obtains an image using x-rays and includes a scintillator and a plurality of pixel circuits arranged in a matrix and overlapping with the scintillator.
|Gauge for dose measurement in radiation therapy and methods for verifying a radiation therapy device|
The invention relates to a measuring device for measuring the radiation dose, and a method for checking a radiotherapy device. The measuring device comprises a water phantom (21), a mechanical device (2, 54) is designed to move the water phantom (21), and a control device (3, 55).
|Methods for reacting cysteine residues in peptides and proteins|
Methods for labeling or modifying cysteine residues in proteins and/or enzymes are disclosed. The methods include the reaction of an o-naphthoquinone methide with a thiol group of a cysteine residue of a protein or enzyme, which can be reversible in preferred embodiments.
|Printed circuit baord and method for manufacturing same|
A printed circuit board includes a base, a circuit pattern, a solder mask, an activated metal layer, a plurality of metal seed layers, and a plurality of metal bumps. The conductive circuit pattern is formed on the base, to include a plurality of conductive pads.
|Methods and apparatus for separating a substrate|
The present invention is further directed to methods and apparatus of separating a continuous thin layer of materials from side wall of a rotating ingot. It can be accomplished by a laser irradiation on the ingot side wall from a tangential direction.
|Light irradiating apparatus, control method therefor, and object information acquiring apparatus|
A light irradiating apparatus is used, which is characterized by having: a probe including an irradiating unit which guides light to an object, a housing containing the irradiating unit, and a touch sensor acquiring a contact condition amount between the object and the housing; and a controller controlling irradiation with light from the irradiating unit based on a level of the contact condition amount and a change in the contact condition amount, wherein in a case where the contact condition amount is equal to or more than a first reference value while the change in the contact condition amount which occurs when the housing is pressed against the object is a positive value, the controller performs a control which enables irradiation with light from the irradiating unit when the change in the contact condition amount is equal to or more than a second reference value.. .
|Pharmaceutical composition comprising tpo or an agonist of the tpo receptor|
The present invention relates to a new use of tpo or a tpo/mpl receptor agonist as an adjuvant of a treatment of a neoplastic disease by irradiation or chemotherapeutic agents in order to prevent genomic instability of hematopoietic stem cells incurred through radio- or chemotherapy and hence to prevent the occurrence of secondary cancers, namely acute myelogenous leukemia and myelodisplasia.. .
|Intra-oral x-ray imaging device equipped with camera|
Provided is an intraoral x-ray imaging apparatus having a camera, including: a frame; an x-ray irradiator which is installed to be supported by the frame and of which the one end portion is inserted into the oral cavity and which irradiates x-ray through an x-ray irradiation hole formed on the one end portion inserted into the oral cavity; a camera unit which is installed at the one end portion of the x-ray irradiator to image an interior of the oral cavity; a monitor unit which is connected to a camera unit to output the image captured by the camera unit; and an x-ray detector which is arranged to be separated from the x-ray irradiator in the frame so as to detect the x-ray irradiated from the x-ray irradiator outside the oral cavity. In the intraoral x-ray imaging apparatus having a camera, since the x-ray irradiator is located inside the oral cavity, it is possible to obtain an image having a high quality with a low x-ray dose and to avoid confusion in image diagnosis by removing a ghost image.
|Light emitting diode component|
In a lighting package, a printed circuit board supports at least one light emitting die. A light transmissive cover is disposed over the at least one light emitting die.
|Fluoroscopy apparatus and image display method therefor|
Provided is a fluoroscopy apparatus including illuminating portions that radiate excitation light and illumination light onto an imaging subject; a fluorescence imaging portion that acquires a fluorescence image from fluorescence emitted at the imaging subject due to the irradiation with the excitation light; a return-light imaging portion that acquires a return-light image from return light returning from the imaging subject due to the irradiation with the illumination light; a display portion that displays the acquired fluorescence image and/or the return-light image; an identifying portion that identifies a region-of-interest in the fluorescence image; an image switching portion that switches the display on the display portion so that only the return-light image is displayed thereon when the region-of-interest r is not identified, and so that the return-light image and the fluorescence image are juxtaposed and displayed on the display portion when the region-of-interest has been identified.. .
|Printing apparatus and printing method|
A printing apparatus includes: a first nozzle which elects a first ink used to print an image on a medium and cured by irradiation of light; a pre-curing light source which emits a pre-curing light to dots formed as the first ink ejected from the first nozzle is landed onto the medium; a second nozzle which ejects a second ink used to coat a surface of the medium and cured by irradiation of light onto the medium after being irradiated by the light from the pre curing light source; and a main-curing light source which emits a main-curing light to the medium, wherein the irradiation energy of the light emitted to a unit area of the medium from the pre-curing light source is changed according to whether the second ink is ejected from the second nozzle.. .
|Generic electromagnetically-countered methods|
Various electromagnetically-countered systems are provided and include at least one wave source irradiating harmful electromagnetic waves and at least one counter unit emitting counter electromagnetic waves for countering the harmful waves. Various generic counter units of such systems and various mechanisms are provided to counter the harmful waves by the counter units by matching configurations of the counter units with those of the wave sources, matching shapes of such counter waves with shapes of the harmful waves, etc.
|Charged particle beam irradiation apparatus|
A charged particle beam irradiation apparatus includes: a transport line configured to transport a charged particle beam; and a rotating gantry rotatable around a rotation axis, wherein the transport line has an inclined section configured to make the charged particle beam advancing in a direction of the rotation axis advance to be inclined so as to become more distant from the rotation axis, and is formed so as to turn the charged particle beam advanced in the inclined section to a rotational direction of the rotation axis and bend the charged particle beam turned to the rotational direction to the rotation axis side, the rotating gantry is formed of a tubular body which can accommodate an irradiated body and supports the transport line, and the inclined section is disposed to pass through the inside of the tubular body of the rotating gantry.. .
|Laser welding apparatus and laser welding method|
A laser welding apparatus generates laser by a laser oscillator, converges the laser by a condenser lens, and applies the laser to an upper sheet and a lower sheet superposed together so as to weld the upper sheet and the lower sheet to each other. According to this apparatus, by laser irradiation, a melt pool y is formed in the upper sheet and the lower sheet superposed together.
|Broad-area irradiation of small near-field targets using ultrasound|
An ultrasonic transducer system for treating a portion of tissue. The ultrasonic transducer system includes a frequency generator, an ultrasonic transducer, and a transmitter element.
|Object information acquiring apparatus, control method thereof, and method for determination of contact|
The present invention employs an object information acquiring apparatus having: a photoacoustic probe unit including a light irradiating unit which irradiates light, and a probe which receives a photoacoustic wave generated from an object irradiated with light while transmitting an ultrasound wave to the object and receiving a reflected wave thereof; a processor configured to create image information of the object based on the photoacoustic wave; and a controller configured to control irradiation with light, wherein when a first contact condition is defined as a condition in which the object is irradiated with light while the probe is acoustically matched with the object, the controller determines whether or not the photoacoustic probe unit is in the first contact condition by using the reflected wave and enables irradiation with light when the photoacoustic probe unit is in the first contact condition.. .
|Treatment planning system, device for calculating a scanning path and particle therapy system|
In a particle therapy treatment planning system for creating treatment plan data, the movement of a target (patient's affected area) is extracted from plural tomography images of the target, and the direction of scanning is determined by projecting the extracted movement on a scanning plane scanned by scanning magnets. Irradiation positions are arranged on straight lines parallel with the scanning direction making it possible to calculate a scanning path for causing scanning to be made mainly along the direction of movement of the target.
|Process for the synthesis of precursor complexes of titanium dioxide sensitization dyes based on ruthenium polypyridine complexes|
The present invention concerns a process for the synthesis of precursor complexes and titanium dioxide sensitizing dyes based on ruthenium polypyridine complexes comprising the microwave irradiation under high pressure and in aqueous environment system of precursor complexes and sensitizers based on carboxylic functionalized ruthenium polypyridine complexes. .
|Systems and methods for preparation of epitaxially textured thick films|
The disclosed subject matter relates to the use of laser crystallization of thin films to create epitaxially textured crystalline thick films. In one or more embodiments, a method for preparing a thick crystalline film includes providing a film for crystallization on a substrate, wherein at least a portion of the substrate is substantially transparent to laser irradiation, said film including a seed layer having a predominant surface crystallographic orientation; and a top layer disposed above the seed layer; irradiating the film from the back side of the substrate using a pulsed laser to melt a first portion of the top layer at an interface with the seed layer while a second portion of the top layer remains solid; and re-solidifying the first portion of the top layer to form a crystalline laser epitaxial with the seed layer thereby releasing heat to melt an adjacent portion of the top layer..
|Pattern forming method, actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition, resist film, manufacturing method of electronic device and electronic device|
A pattern forming method, includes: (i) a step of forming a film from an actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition containing (p) a resin having (a1) a repeating unit capable of decomposing by an action of an acid to produce a carboxyl group, represented by the following formula (i) as defined in the specification and (b) a compound capable of generating an acid upon irradiation with an actinic ray or radiation; (ii) a step of exposing the film; and (iii) a step of performing a development by using a developer containing an organic solvent to form a negative pattern.. .
|Irradiation device for fiber composite material|
A device is provided having a holder region including a first holder for a first thread and at least one further holder for at least one further thread, at least one contact area for contacting the first thread and the at least one further thread. At least one radiation source is provided between the holder region and the contact area..
|Methods of making stressed material layers and a system for forming such layers|
Disclosed herein are various methods of making stressed material layers and a system for forming such layers. In one example, a deposition/irradiation system disclosed herein includes a process chamber, a wafer stage positioned within the process chamber, a deposition region and an irradiation region within the process chamber, wherein the system is adapted to separate the deposition region and the irradiation region by generating at least one isolating gas region between the deposition region and the irradiation region, means for supplying a precursor gas to the deposition region, means for supplying ultraviolet radiation to the irradiation region and means for supplying an isolation gas to the at least one isolating gas region..
|Process for preparing an organic film at the surface of a solid support by transfer or by spraying|
The present invention relates to a method for preparing an organic film on the surface of a solid support including the steps consisting in (a) applying, to said surface, by transfer or by spraying, a solution containing at least one cleavable aryl salt; (b) subjecting said solution to a uv or visible irradiation, by means of which radical entities are formed from the cleavable aryl salt and an organic film is grafted. The present invention also relates to a kit of elements for the implementation of such a method..
|Projection apparatus and projection control apparatus|
A projection apparatus has an optical device configured to be capable of diffusing coherent light beams, an irradiation unit configured to irradiate the coherent light beams to the optical device so that the coherent light beams scan the optical device, a light modulator that is illuminated by coherent light beams incident on and diffused at respective points of the optical device from the irradiation unit, a projection optical system configured to project a modulated image generated by the light modulator onto a scattering plane, and an intermediate optical system provided between the optical device and the light modulator, configured to restrict an diffusion angle of coherent light beams diffused by the optical device.. .
|Line-of-sight direction determination device and line-of-sight direction determination method|
A line-of-sight direction determination device includes: a line-symmetric position determiner that determines that the corneal reflection image of a left eye or a right eye is located at a line-symmetric position with respect to the center line of the pupils of the left and right eyes; and a line-of-sight direction determiner that determines, from the line-symmetric position determination result, a line-of-sight direction at a specific position including the installation position of an imaging unit or an irradiation unit at the substantially same position as the imaging unit. The line-of-sight direction determination device determines that the corneal reflection image is line symmetric and, from this line symmetry property, determines a specific line-of-sight direction..
|Inkjet recording apparatus|
Curing processing is realized according to differences in absorption characteristics of activation light among inks and characteristics of layers to be formed with the inks. A scanning device reciprocally moves in a first direction an inkjet head including a first nozzle array ejecting a first ink and a second nozzle array ejecting a second ink; a relative movement device relatively moves a recording medium in a second direction with respect to the head; an ejection control device divides the nozzle array into regions in the second direction and controls ink ejection for each unit of the divided nozzle region; an activation light irradiation device irradiates the inks deposited on the medium with the activation light; an irradiation region dividing device divides an irradiation range into divided irradiation regions corresponding respectively to the divided nozzle regions; and a light quantity control device controls light quantities respectively for the divided irradiation regions..
|Method for fabricating flexible display module|
A method for fabricating flexible display module mainly includes following steps: providing a transparent carrier with a carrying-surface and a back-surface opposite to the carrying-surface; forming a photosensitive-release-film on the carrying-surface; providing a flexible substrate on the photosensitive-release-film; forming a pixel array on the flexible substrate; during or after forming the pixel array, conducting irradiation on the photosensitive-release-film from the back-surface of the transparent carrier to weaken bonding force between the photosensitive-release-film and the transparent carrier or simultaneously weaken both the bonding force between the photosensitive-release-film and the transparent carrier and the structure strength of the photosensitive-release-film; and then, removing the flexible substrate from the transparent carrier, in which at least one portion of the photosensitive-release-film is peeled off from the carrying-surface and remains on the flexible substrate.. .
|Microelectronic devices and methods for manufacturing microelectronic devices|
Microelectronic devices and methods for manufacturing microelectronic devices are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, a method includes constructing a radiation sensitive component in and/or on a microelectronic device, placing a curable component in and/or on the microelectronic device, and forming a barrier in and/or on the microelectronic device to at least partially inhibit irradiation of the radiation sensitive component.
|Laser produced plasma euv light source|
Methods and apparatus for producing euv from plasma are disclosed. The apparatus includes a plasma generating system comprising a source of target material droplets and a laser producing a beam irradiating the droplets at an irradiation region.
|Obstacle detecting device|
An obstacle detecting device includes: a light source having both led units each for emitting visible light and an infrared light unit for emitting infrared light; and a rotating reflector configured to be rotated in one direction around a rotational shaft while reflecting the visible light and the infrared light emitted from the light source. The rotating reflector is configured, by its rotating movement: to emit the visible light from each of the led units as an irradiation beam such that a first light distribution pattern is formed by scanning with the irradiation beam; and to emit the infrared light from the infrared light unit as an irradiation beam such that a second light distribution pattern is formed by scanning with the irradiation beam..
|Method for detecting butt position of weld joint, device for detecting butt position of weld joint, and method for manufacturing weld joint|
It is a task of the present application to provide a butt position detecting method for a weld joint and a butt position detecting device for a weld joint that can detect a position of a butt portion between both members with high accuracy while reducing costs, and a manufacturing a weld joint that carries out the butt position detecting method. Thus, according to one aspect of the invention, in a butt position detecting method for a weld joint, when an arrangement direction of a first member and a second member is defined as a first direction, and a direction that is perpendicular to the first direction is defined as a second direction, the first member has a corner portion and a chamfer portion, and a two-dimensional displacement sensor is arranged at a position offset from the butt portion toward the first member side in the first direction, and such that an angle θs at which the second direction and an optical axis direction of irradiation light of the two-dimensional displacement sensor intersect with each other and an angle θa at which the second direction and a formation direction of the chamfer portion of the first member intersect with each other satisfy a condition expression: 0°<θs<θa..