|| List of recent Longitudinal Direction-related patents
|Balloon release mechanism for tavi implant|
A delivery system for an implantable medical device having at least one retention member at an end thereof includes a shaft extending in a longitudinal direction. An elongated sheath surrounds the shaft.
A scalpel holder, having a grip piece with a longitudinal direction and a blade holder which is connected to the grip piece and which functions to receive a scalpel blade and hold the same fixed, wherein the grip piece has a slider guide which runs substantially in the longitudinal direction of the grip piece for the purpose of receiving a slider, wherein the same can be movably guided in said slider guide toward the blade holder, and the slider guide is arranged on the grip piece in such a manner that the end piece, the same designed with a wedge shape, of the slider which is guided in the slider guide in the direction of the blade holder slides past the scalpel blade while lifting the same out of the blade holder.. .
|Apparatus and method for heart valve repair|
A device for transcatheter gathering of tissue of a heart valve leaflet may include an elongated tube extending in a longitudinal direction and having an open distal end, a tissue securing component disposed at the distal end of the elongated tube, and a capture tool movable in the elongated tube between a retracted position and an extended position. The elongated tube may have an inner surface and a lumen extending therethrough.
An electrosurgical instrument includes a housing including an elongated shaft. A stationary actuation member is axially disposed within the elongated shaft and includes a cam pin.
|Fractional handpiece for dermatological treatments|
A medical device includes a housing that is moved along a surface of a target tissue in a longitudinal direction. One or more supply lines conduct air and water to the housing.
|Arrow shaft with fletching indication patterns for better fletching and aligning|
An arrow shaft includes an arrow shaft body, a plurality of first fletching indication patterns formed with extending to the longitudinal direction of the arrow shaft body on the outer circumferential surface of the arrow shaft body and spaced apart each other in the circumferential direction of the arrow shaft body, and a plurality of second fletching indication patterns formed in a direction of intersecting with the first fletching indication patterns and spaced apart each other in the circumferential direction of the arrow shaft body. The arrow shaft provides an accurate and easy fletching thanks to fletching indication patterns formed on the outer circumferential surface of the arrow shaft body, and also provides an easy aligning of fletchings to any position of the arrow shaft body with the fletching indication patterns depending on characteristics of users..
A racket including: a handle; an annular frame having a plurality of through holes, and a groove section provided on an outer peripheral face of the frame along a circumferential direction of the frame; a shaft connecting the handle and the frame; and a string that passes through the through hole to the outside of the frame, and that is folded back on the groove section, wherein when either one of a longitudinal direction of the racket and a width direction perpendicular to the longitudinal direction on a hitting surface of the racket is defined as a first direction, a depth of a position at which the string is folded back at a second position in the first direction is smaller or less than a depth of a position at which the string is folded back at a first position in the first direction, the first position being located on the outer peripheral face of the frame, the second position being located on the outer peripheral face of the frame and outside of the first position in the first direction.. .
|Inflatable floatable unit|
The present invention relates to an inflatable floatable unit (2) comprising an inflatable flotation layer (21) comprising a plurality of inflatable floatation tubes (211); an inflatable structural layer comprising an inflatable outer tube defining a circumferential barrier, the inflatable structural layer being arranged substantially above the inflatable flotation layer; and a flooring element (23) provided between the inflatable flotation layer (21) and the inflatable structural tube layer (22), thereby defining a bottom of the inflatable floatable unit, wherein the inflatable structural layer further comprises a plurality of inflatable seating elements extending in a longitudinal direction in a protected area (224) enclosed by the inflatable outer tube element, and the inflatable floatable unit comprises a gangway element (24) extending in a direction transversal to the longitudinal direction of the inflatable seating elements, thereby defining a gangway.. .
|Cell collection apparatus and cell collecting method|
Provided is a cell collection apparatus includes: a supporter that supports a sheet to which a back surface of a substrate is pasted, the substrate being divided in to plural small pieces with a section of a tissue pasted on a front surface thereof; a needle including needle tips; and a holder that is configured to hold the needle with the needle tips facing the sheet on an opposite side to a substrate side of the sheet, and to move the needle in the forward direction of the needle tips, wherein at least two needle tips are arranged within a region narrower than the back surface of the small piece substantially on the identical plane intersecting with the longitudinal direction of the needle.. .
|Fuel cell purge line system|
A combined water and anode knock-out purge line for a fuel cell including an inlet portion having an inlet portion lower surface, an outlet portion having an outlet portion lower surface, a middle portion having a lower surface and extending between the inlet portion and the outlet portion. Each lower surface of the inlet portion and outlet portion is raised relative to the lower surface of the middle portion in a generally longitudinal direction..
|Surface having specially formed recesses and component|
A surface having specially formed recesses and component is provided. The component has a layer with a surface, having elongate recesses, which have a longitudinal direction, wherein the recesses are arranged at an angle which differs considerably from 0°, in particular 90°+/−20°, with respect to a direction of overflow over the surface, and are at least partially widened transversely to the longitudinal direction thereof in the region of the surface with respect to the base of the recess, in which the recess is widened proceeding from the base only above a certain height within the recess, and in particular the recess has a constant width before it, in which the recess does not extend through the entire thickness of the layer..
|Method for producing tubular bodies for packaging tubes, and a packaging tube|
A method for manufacturing tubular bodies (1) exhibiting an inner circumferential surface (8) and outer circumferential surface (7) for packaging tubes out of a strip-shaped film substrate (2), which exhibits at least one weldable plastic layer (3) or consists of the latter, and which encompasses a first edge face (5) extending in the longitudinal direction of the film substrate (2) or a second edge face (6) spaced apart from the first edge face (5) by the width of the film substrate (2), wherein the first edge face (5) runs at a first angle (α) relative to a first thickness extension direction on a first radially innermost border (9) of the first edge face (5), and the second edge face (6) runs at a second angle (β) relative to a second thickness extension direction on a second radially outermost border of the second edge face (6), and wherein the first and second edge faces (6) are placed opposite each other and joined together during exposure to heat, wherein the first angle (α) and second angle (β) differ in size, in that the selected first angle (α) is smaller than the second angle (β) by an angular difference of between 3° and 70°, and that the edge faces (5, 6) are situated in such a way that an outwardly open longitudinal gap (11) is delimited by the first and second edge faces (5, 6).. .
|Process for producing a coated fertilizer|
A process for producing polyurethane coated fertilizer granules having core granules in a rotating drum, wherein the drum has an inlet and an outlet and n application zones arranged along the longitudinal direction of the drum between the inlet and the outlet, n being an integer of at least 2 and wherein each of the application zones is followed by a curing zone. The curing zone after each application zone is arranged to allow an interval of 2-15 minutes, preferably 3-5 minutes, before the application in the successive application zone, wherein the polyol and the isocyanate are applied in the first application zone at a ratio of 0.5-4 wt %, preferably 1-3 wt % of the core granules.
A clamp assembly for supporting multiple elongate rails in a rail tie-down car utilizes spring-loaded, hydraulically actuated clamp assemblies to clamp individual rails to the tie-down car. Each clamp assembly incorporates at least two clamp members which act opposite one another to prevent the rail secured in place by the clamps from sliding in either longitudinal direction..
|Manual device for applying a coating on a medium by means of a tape, the device having an improved end piece|
A manual device for applying a coating on a medium by means of a tape, the device comprising an applicator endpiece assembled to a casing and projecting from said casing, the endpiece presenting a tongue extending along a longitudinal direction and a lateral direction, an applicator portion being formed at the distal end of the tongue, the applicator portion having an applicator edge, and a tape arranged longitudinally around the endpiece covering the tongue so as to go around the applicator portion, the width of the applicator portion being greater than the width of the tape. The width of the applicator edge is greater than or equal to the width of the tape and less than the width of the applicator portion, recesses being provided in the applicator portion in the vicinity of the lateral ends of the applicator edge, and width being measured along the lateral direction..
|Optical fiber temperature distribution measurement device and method of measuring optical fiber temperature distribution|
An optical fiber temperature distribution measurement device for measuring a temperature distribution along a longitudinal direction of an optical fiber is provided. The device includes: a light transmitter configured to input a train of code-modulated light pulses into the optical fiber; a light receiver configured to receive raman back scattering lights generated by inputting the train of code-modulated light pulses into the optical fiber; a demodulator configured to perform a correlation processing between a measured signal output from the light receiver and a code string associated with a type of the code modulation performed by the light transmitter, and to demodulate the measured signal; a storage storing a correction data to be used to correct a distortion of the measured signal output from the light receiver when an impulsive pulsed light is output from the light transmitter; and a corrector configured to perform a correction to one of the measured signal output from the light receiver and a demodulated signal output from the demodulator, using the correction data stored in the storage..
|Shearing paddles in a drum mixer for low slump concrete|
A batch mixer for mixing concrete materials into a mixed concrete includes a mixing drum having a plurality of paddles fixed to the drum for rotation with the mixing drum about the longitudinal axis of the mixing drum. The paddles include mixing paddles oriented to urge the concrete materials away from the outlet opening at the second end of the drum when the mixing drum is rotated in the mixing direction, and at least one shearing paddle which is oriented at less than 25 degrees from the longitudinal direction of the mixing drum.
|Light emitting device|
A light emitting device which can prevent bending of the substrate member. The light emitting device includes a flexible substrate member, a plurality of light emitting elements, two first sealing members, and a second sealing member.
|Liquid crystal device, electronic device and projector|
A liquid crystal device includes a liquid crystal panel including a pair of substrates that sandwiches a liquid crystal layer containing liquid crystal molecules exhibiting a parallel alignment in an initial alignment state, and a polarizing plate disposed on either side of the liquid crystal panel. The liquid crystal molecules are inclined at a pretilt angle and aligned in a predetermined direction in planes of the substrates.
|Resonator element, resonator, and oscillator|
A resonator element includes: at least one resonating arm extending, wherein the resonating arm has a mechanical resonance frequency which is higher than a thermal relaxation frequency thereof, the resonating arm has a groove portion, the groove portion includes a bottom portion, a first side surface that extends along the longitudinal direction of the resonating arm and comes into contact with the opened principal surface and the bottom portion, and a second side surface that faces the first side surface with the bottom portion disposed therebetween and comes into contact with the opened principal surface and the bottom portion, and the groove portion has a non-electrode region which extends from a part of the first side surface close to the bottom portion to a part of the second side surface close to the bottom portion and in which no electrode is provided.. .
|Wind protection device on an openable roof portion of a motor vehicle|
Wind protection device on an openable roof portion of a motor vehicle having a curved wind deflection member on which a flexible wind protection structure is retained and which has at least one lateral wind deflection arm which can be displaced by means of a guiding mechanism in the vertical direction and in the longitudinal direction of the openable roof portion in such a manner that the curved wind deflection member can be displaced between a lower rest position and an upwardly deployed operating position in which the wind protection structure is set up. The guiding mechanism includes a resilient unit in order to support the movement of the curved wind deflection member into the operating position thereof.
|Bonding structures and methods of forming the same|
A package includes a package component and a second package component. A first elongated bond pad is at a surface of the first package component, wherein the first elongated bond pad has a first length in a first longitudinal direction, and a first width smaller than the first length.
|Transistor including a gate electrode extending all around one or more channel regions|
A semiconductor structure comprises a substrate and a transistor. The transistor comprises a raised source region and a raised drain region provided above the substrate, one or more elongated semiconductor lines, a gate electrode and a gate insulation layer.
|Liquid material ejector|
The liquid material ejector has a liquid material supply port through which the liquid material is supplied, a nozzle for ejecting the liquid material, a valve block having a metering bore to be filled with the ejected liquid material and a liquid material supply channel communicating with the liquid material supply port, a selector valve having a first channel for allowing communication between the metering bore and the liquid material supply channel and a second channel for allowing communication between the metering bore and the nozzle, a plunger advancing and retracting in the metering bore, a plunger driving section for driving the plunger, a valve driving section for driving the selector valve, and a transmission section for transmitting driving power from the valve driving section to the selector valve. The plunger driving section, the valve driving section, and the valve block are arranged successively in the longitudinal direction..
|Coupler head with coupler house made of sheet metal|
Coupler head includes a coupler house for containing components included in a mechanical coupling and for supporting a front plate. The coupler house has two separate elongate shell-shaped house parts, which in mutually opposite and open long sides are individually joined to the outside of a beam running centrally in the coupler head and in a rear end is adapted to be coupled to a drawbar and in a front end adapted for bearing a main shaft included in the coupling, the parts being joined to the outside of the beam by welding seams running in the beam's longitudinal direction, whereby tractive forces are transferred from the coupling to the drawbar via the beam without loading the parts and seams, while thrust forces are transferred from the plate to the beam and the drawbar via the parts and seams without loading the coupling, its main shaft and the latter's bearing..
A disc brake includes a caliper main body configured to have a pad assembling space that is disposed across over a disc rotor and opens toward an approximate middle thereof in a rotor radial direction and a connector part that crosses the pad assembling space in a rotor axial direction, and a pad spring that is engaged with the connector part of the caliper main body by a pair of claw portions facing each other, is installed on the caliper main body, and biases the brake pads in a rotor rotational outlet direction and inward in the rotor radial direction. The pad spring has a symmetrical shape with respect to the center in a longitudinal direction thereof, and the pair of claw portions are engaged with the connector part in a state in which the center in the longitudinal direction is offset in a rotor rotational direction with respect to the center in the rotor rotational direction of the brake pads..
A working vehicle includes a traveling machine assembly, a drive unit, a bonnet configured to cover the drive unit, and a cover provided below the bonnet and configured to be removably attached to the traveling machine assembly, including a main body portion extending in a longitudinal direction of the traveling machine assembly, a first male engagement portion provided at a front end portion of the main body portion, a second male engagement portion provided at a rear end portion of the main body portion, and a third male engagement portion provided at a lower end portion of the main body portion.. .
|Pipe-shape structure coating device and method|
Disclosed is a pipe-shape structure coating device. A pipe-shape structure coating device according to one embodiment of the present invention includes: a rack unit on which a pipe-shape structure is placed, and a work vehicle which carries out a coating process on an inner surface of the pipe-shape structure by driving inside the pipe-shape structure placed on the rack unit along a longitudinal direction of the pipe-shape structure..
|Hydraulic brake booster|
A hydraulic brake booster includes: a piston housing; and a first piston and a second piston displaceably spaced apart from each other inside the piston housing in a longitudinal direction and sealed from an inner wall of the piston housing, the first piston being fixedly coupled to a pressure piston rod so that in an actuation the first piston exerts a fluid pressure on a first volume by way of one surface, and the second piston exerts the fluid pressure on a second volume by way of one surface. In the case of a failure of the brake booster, the first volume is connected with a variable volume situated between an annular surface of the first piston and an inner surface of the piston housing, so that when the pressure piston rod is actuated, a pressure equilibrium forms between the first volume and the variable volume..
|Ultrasound diagnostic device and ultrasound diagnostic device control method|
An ultrasound diagnostic device to which an ultrasound probe is connectable, measuring an imt of a vascular wall in a carotid artery, including: a transmission unit supplying a transmission signal to the probe for causing ultrasound transmission along a longitudinal cross-section of the carotid artery; a reception unit receiving a signal based on a reflected ultrasound received by the probe, and generating a reception signal; a vascular feature calculation unit extracting position information from the reception signal, including at least one of: piece positions for vascular wall pieces; and a relative relationship between piece positions, and detecting a boundary between a cca and a cca bulb according to variation in the position information with respect to the longitudinal direction of the carotid artery; a roi determination unit determining a roi defining an imt measurement range with respect to the boundary; and an imt measurement unit measuring the imt.. .
|Fitting type connecting terminal and method for producing same|
In a fitting type connecting terminal having male and female terminals, each of which has a tin plating layer formed on an electrically conductive base material, a surface of a contact portion of one of the male and female terminals with the other thereof has a plurality of grooves or recessed portions which are spaced from each other in longitudinal directions, and the grooves or recessed portions are formed so as to satisfy d≦b, d≦a≦l and a+c≦l assuming that the width of each of the grooves or recessed portions is a (μm), the depth thereof being b (μm), the distance between two of the grooves or recessed portions adjacent to each other in the longitudinal directions being c (μm), the sliding distance producible between the male terminal and the female terminal in a state that the male terminal is fitted into and fixed to the female terminal being l (μm), and the maximum grain size of the oxide of abrasion powder producible due to sliding between the male terminal and the female terminal being d (μm).. .
|Light emitting device|
The light emitting device 10 of the present invention comprises a light emitting element 30, connecting terminals 21a, 21b connected with the light emitting element 30, a package 12 which has a recess 40 wherein the light emitting element 30 is mounted and from which a part of each connecting terminal 21a, 21b is projected outward, an opening 41 of the recess 40 being elongated in one direction, wherein both side walls of the recess 40 positioned in the longitudinal direction of the recess 40 are inclined surface 43, an angle θ between both the inclined surfaces 43 being 90 degrees or more. In the light emitting device 10 of the present invention, light emitted by the light emitting element 30 is spread sufficiently in the longitudinal direction of the opening 41 so as to produce a band-shaped beam.
The probe unit includes probe groups of two or more contact probes to be in contact with one electrode of a contact target body on a side of one end in a longitudinal direction and the respective contact probes are to be in contact with separate electrodes of a board on a side of another end. The contact probe includes an end portion arranged on the side of one end, having nail portions in a tapered end shape, and brought into contact with the one electrode at the nail portions; a second contact unit arranged on the side of another end, and to be in contact with a corresponding electrode of the board; and a coil spring arranged between the end portion and the second contact unit, and biasing the end portion and the second contact unit..
A hose coupling (1) is provided, having a sleeve-like configuration and, at at least one coupling end, has a connector (3) with a retaining profiling provided on the outer circumference of at least one connector sub-region, it being possible for a hose end (4) of a flexible hose (2) to be pushed onto said at least one profiled coupling end. The retaining profiling is formed by at least one retaining groove (5) which is provided on the outer circumference of the connector (3) and has longitudinal groove sides (8, 9) oriented in the circumferential direction of the connector and narrow groove sides (6, 7) oriented in the longitudinal direction of the connector.
|Display device and semiconductor device|
An object is to provide a display device with a high aperture ratio or a semiconductor device in which the area of an element is large. A channel formation region of a tft with a multi-gate structure is provided under a wiring that is provided between adjacent pixel electrodes (or electrodes of an element).
|Wire harness and method of manufacturing same|
An object is to readily fixate a wire to a nonwoven member at low cost and to reduce waste when the nonwoven member is wound around the wire. A wire harness includes a wire bundle and a nonwoven fabric extending in a longitudinal direction of the wire bundle and being wound and wrapped around the wire bundle.
|Injection system for an apparatus for depositing thin layers by vacuum evaporation|
An injection system for an apparatus for depositing thin layers by vacuum evaporation includes a container (4) for receiving a material to be evaporated, container heating elements adapted to evaporate the material, at least one injection ramp (1) including an inner conduit connected to the container so as to receive the evaporated material and a plurality of nozzles (3), each nozzle including at least a communication channel so as to diffuse the evaporated material into the vacuum evaporation chamber. The injection ramp (1) includes a plurality of injection modules (2a, 2b, 2c, 2d, 2e) mechanically connected to each other in series along a longitudinal direction (5), each injection module including a plurality of injection nozzles, and the injection ramp includes elements for adjusting the orientation of the injection modules about the longitudinal direction so as to align the injection nozzles along a line parallel to the longitudinal direction..
When the compression spring is compressed due to the relative displacement of the stopper which occurs in response to the tilt angle of the arm structure, the compression spring is compressed by the small relative displacement of the stopper over its entire body in the longitudinal direction, so that a repulsive force is obtained which varies little over the entire range of the tilt angle, enabling support of the heavy object in a stable condition.. .
There has been no ruler having an arch member on an upper surface as in related art, which is suitable for mass production to reduce the price and can be formed by using different materials for a ruler body and the arch member, and in which there is no backlash and edges for operations of the ruler body closely contact a surface of a target object so as not to move. In a ruler having an arch member on an upper surface of a ruler body for allowing the ruler body to closely contact a target object by being pressed from above, a pair of parallel standing walls facing each other on the upper surface of the ruler body in the longitudinal direction is provided, the arch member is fitted along the longitudinal direction of the standing walls, bending pieces bending inward to each other are formed on upper end edges of the standing walls, projections positioned below the bending pieces project on both outer surfaces of the arch member, and the projections are guided by the bending pieces to be inserted between standing walls..
|Slide fastener and concealed type slide fastener|
In a slide fastener, a fastener tape is woven with a single-woven structure, and in the fastener tape, a double-woven region woven with a double-woven structure is formed along a tape longitudinal direction. An inner single-woven region and an outer single-woven region of the single-woven structure are formed at a tape inner edge side and a tape outer edge side of the double-woven region.
The invention relates to a prosthesis assembly, comprising an outer stem (10) provided with a proximal opening (11), and at the distal end (12) thereof is provided with a connecting means (13) for fastening an additional component, and which is formed of a material that is rigid in the longitudinal extension thereof, in which at least one slit (14) extending at least partially in a longitudinal direction is inserted in order to allow deformation in a radial direction. The prosthesis assembly further comprises an inner stem (20) made of a flexible material and provided with a proximal opening (21), at least one tensioning device (30) that is affixed to the outer stem (10) and can be accessed by way of a diameter change of the outer stem (10).
|Rf surgical resection instrument having a resection loop for removal of pathological tissue|
An asymmetrical opening rf surgical resection loop comprises a short electrically non-insulated loop section and a long electrically insulated loop section, where the distal ends of the loop sections are interconnected. Furthermore, a manipulation wire guided in an insulated catheter and displaceable in the longitudinal direction thereof is connected to this loop section in order to slide the long loop section out from the catheter.
|Release device for detaching a medical implant from an insertion device and an insertion device comprising a release device|
A release device (150, 150a, 150b) for detaching a medical implant (105) from an insertion device (110), comprising a body (10, 10a, 10b) having a proximal end (12), which during use lies furthest from a distal end (120) of the insertion device (110), and a distal end (14), which during use faces the distal end (120) of the insertion device (110), wherein at least one first actuator (16, 18) is provided between the proximal and distal ends (12, 14), wherein the at least first actuator (16, 18) can be tilted about an axis substantially perpendicularly to at least one of the insertion elements (132, 134) so as to effect a targeted relative movement in the longitudinal direction between the first and second insertion elements (132, 134) of the insertion device (110).. .
|Terminal block with two flanges|
A terminal block includes at least one connecting terminal housing that extends in a longitudinal direction and is row-capable in a transverse direction. The transverse direction is transverse to the longitudinal direction.
|Electrode for battery, battery, and method of and apparatus for manufacturing electrode for battery|
An electrode 10 for battery comprises: a base member 11 which serves as a current collector; and an active material layer 12 of an active material which is formed by a plurality of active material lines extending on a surface of the base member 11 along a predetermined longitudinal direction, wherein the active material lines include first lines 121 whose width in orthogonal cross section to the longitudinal direction is a first width w1 and second lines 122 whose width is a second width w2 which is wider than the first width w1 and whose height h2 measured from the surface of the base member is equal to or higher than a height h1 of the first lines.. .
|Retaining device for an extruder housing|
The invention relates to an extruder which has an extruder housing. The housing has at least two housing parts and is provided with a delivery channel in order to extrude a medium, at least one screw conveyor being located in said channel.
|Method for retrofitting vortex generators on a wind turbine blade|
A method of retrofitting vortex generators on a wind turbine blade is disclosed, the wind turbine blade being mounted on a wind turbine hub and extending in a longitudinal direction and having a tip end and a root end, the wind turbine blade further comprising a profiled contour including a pressure side and a suction side, as well as a leading edge and a trailing edge with a chord having a chord length extending there between, the profiled contour, when being impacted by an incident airflow, generating a lift. The method comprises identifying a separation line on the suction side of the wind turbine blade, and mounting one or more vortex panels including a first vortex panel comprising at least one vortex generator on the suction side of the wind turbine blade between the separation line and the leading edge of the wind turbine blade..
|Image heating apparatus, lubricant application system, lubricant application method, and lubricant container-applicator|
An image heating apparatus to which a lubricant application container is dismountably mountable, the image heating apparatus includes an endless belt configured to heat, in a nip, a toner image on a sheet; a rotatable member cooperative with the belt to form the nip; an urging member extending in a widthwise direction of the belt and configured and positioned to urge the belt toward the rotatable member; and a guide portion configured and positioned to guide a sliding movement of the lubricant application container while substantially preventing dismounting of the lubricant application container during the sliding movement, wherein the lubricant application container applies a lubricant to a sliding surface of the urging member relative to the belt along a longitudinal direction, when the belt is dismounted from the image heating apparatus.. .
|Image forming apparatus including cartridge for protecting photosensitive drum|
An image forming apparatus includes a main body and a cartridge attached to the main body. The cartridge includes: a casing extending in a longitudinal direction; a photosensitive drum extending in the longitudinal direction; and a separating member that is detachably attached to the casing.
An electro-optic modulator for the modulation of optical radiation of a predetermined wavelength, the electro-optic modulator having at least one optical resonator in which a standing optical wave can be formed for the predetermined wavelength. In the resonator, at least two doped semiconductor sections—as seen in the longitudinal direction of the resonator—are arranged at a distance from one another, and the at least two doped semiconductor sections respectively lie locally at an intensity minimum of the standing optical wave..
|Rolling element accommodating tool|
Provided is a practical rolling element accommodating tool that engages firmly with a reinforcing material without compromising flexibility, wherein tension strength of the reinforcing material is sufficiently exhibited. A rolling element accommodating tool for rotatably accommodating a plurality of rolling elements (4) at predetermined intervals is placed along an endless circulation path (5) along which the rolling elements (4) circulate in a linear motion device (1) provided with the endless circulation path (5) and comprising a rail element (2) and a linear moving element (3) that moves linearly relative to the rail element (2); wherein the rolling element accommodating tool has a main body configured from spacers (6) individually provided between adjacent rolling elements (4), and connecting parts (7) oriented in a direction orthogonal to the direction in which the spacers (6) are aligned, protruding on both sides of the rolling elements (4) in a state of accommodating the rolling elements (4), and serially connecting the spacers; reinforcing films (9) having the same length in the longitudinal direction as the connecting parts (7) being contained within the connecting parts (7); and the reinforcing films (9) being formed at large widths in predetermined positions..
|Packaging container that can be ventilated|
A particularly simple construction is intended for a packaging container for bulk material, in particular a sack or bag made of a plastic film with at least one container wall which encloses the bulk material, which comprises a multilayer venting region extending in the longitudinal direction of the container and consisting of at least one inner layer and one outer layer, wherein the venting region has at least one inner and outer opening, wherein the inner openings are designed as apertures in a strip-shaped surface region of the inner layer of the venting region, wherein the surface region extends over at least a portion of the direction of extent of the venting region, and wherein the at least one outer opening is formed in a joining seam laterally limiting the venting region, wherein a shielding element inside the venting region is associated with the outer opening in the joining seam for the deliberate diversion of at least a partial flow of the air flow passing through the venting region. This is achieved as a result of the venting region having just one chamber in which the shielding element separates the inner and outer openings from each other and the shielding element has a length that is between 10% and 50% of the overall length of the venting region..
|Pattern inspection method and pattern inspection apparatus|
A pattern inspection method includes acquiring an image of a pattern in a stripe region concerned, regarding each of stripe regions of the first group each not including an adjacent stripe region in plural stripe regions obtained by virtually dividing an inspection region of a target object on which patterns have been formed into the plural stripe regions each partially overlapping an adjacent stripe region, wherein the acquiring is performed using laser lights or electron beams, in a longitudinal direction of the stripe region of the first group, and acquiring an image of a pattern in a stripe region concerned, regarding each of stripe regions of the second group each not including an adjacent stripe region, in remaining stripe regions other than the first group stripe regions, wherein the acquiring is performed using laser lights or electron beams, in the longitudinal direction of the stripe region of the second group.. .
|Optical fiber temperature distribution measurement device and method of measuring optical fiber temperature distribution|
An optical fiber temperature distribution measurement device configured to receive raman back scattering lights obtained by inputting a pulsed light into an optical fiber and to measure a temperature distribution along a longitudinal direction of the optical fiber is provided. The device includes a first filter device.
|Semiconductor light-emitting element, method for producing the same, and display apparatus|
A semiconductor light-emitting element includes a substrate, a recess in the substrate, and a ridge portion disposed in the recess, the ridge portion having a constant width, in which the recess has a width that varies in the longitudinal direction of the ridge portion, the ridge portion is formed of a compound semiconductor multilayer structure including an active layer, and the active layer has a thickness that varies in the longitudinal direction of the ridge portion.. .
|Spread illumination apparatus|
A spread illumination apparatus includes: a light source; and a light guide plate having a light entrance surface on which the light source is disposed, and a light exit surface through which light introduced from the light entrance surface is emitted, wherein the light guide plate includes a light entrance wedge portion which has an inclined surface and of which thickness is thinner from the light entrance surface side toward the light exit surface side, the inclined surface includes a first, a second, and a third inclined surface portions, and an average inclination angle of the second inclined surface portion at an arbitrary cross section perpendicular to the light entrance surface and the light exit surface along the light entrance surface in a longitudinal direction is configured to be larger than average inclination angles of the first inclined surface portion and the third inclined surface portion.. .
|Display panel, display device, and terminal device|
A translucent liquid crystal display panel (2) includes pixel pairs as display units each formed by a left-eye pixel (4l) and a right-eye pixel (4r) and arranged in a matrix shape. A through hole (4ld) arranged in a color layer (4lc) of a color filter has a slit shape whose longitudinal direction is identical to the orientation direction of a cylindrical lens (3a) constituting a lenticular lens (3).
|Light emitting device and projector|
A light emitting device includes a first layer that generates light by injection current and forms a waveguide for the light, and an electrode that injects the current into the first layer, wherein the waveguide has a first region, a second region, and a third region, the first region and the second region connect at a first reflection part, the first region and the third region connect at a second reflection part, the second region and the third region extend to an output surface, a longitudinal direction of the first region is parallel to the output surface, and a first light output from the second region at the output surface and a second light output from the third region at the output surface are output in parallel to one another.. .
A flat emitter is disclosed. In an embodiment, the flat emitter includes an emitter surface, which upon application of a heating voltage, emits electrons; a first end area, which has a first support rod; and a second end area, which has a second support rod.
|Apparatus, systems and methods for reducing noise generated by rotating couplings|
A heat sink element for an adjustable speed magnetic drive unit operable by relative rotation of a conductor rotor assembly and a magnet rotor assembly includes a base portion and a plurality of groupings of fins. The base portion includes a mounting face that is sized and dimensioned to be coupled to the conductor rotor assembly, and an opposing convective heat transfer face.
|Release device for releasing a medical implant from an insertion device, and insertion device comprising a release device|
A release device (160, 160a, 160b) for releasing a medical implant (155) from an insertion device (120), said release device comprising a body (10, 10a, 10b) with a proximal end (12) and a distal end (14), wherein a first grip segment (34, 34′), a second grip segment (34, 34′) and at least one actuator (26) are provided between the proximal and the distal end (12, 14), wherein the at least one actuator (26) is manually operable and can be brought substantially into at least the first grip segment (34) substantially axially displaceably in order to effect an intended relative movement in the longitudinal direction (22) between the first and the second insertion element (140, 145) of the insertion device (120).. .
|Cab for construction machine and construction machine|
A handle is supported by a hollow tube so as to be movable in the direction in which the handle is pushed toward a hollow space. A hole leading to the hollow space of the hollow tube has a first hole portion located at one end of a base portion extending in a longitudinal direction l of the hollow tube and a second hole portion extending from the first hole portion to a portion corresponding to the other end of the base portion in the longitudinal direction l.
|Air belt and air belt apparatus|
An air belt having mesh webbing sufficiently strong and sufficiently expandable in the circumferential direction of a bag-shaped belt and an air belt apparatus including the air belt are provided. An air belt includes a folded member being a bag-shaped belt folded in a band shape and mesh webbing covering the folded member of the bag-shaped belt.
|Liquid ejection head and image forming apparatus including same|
A fixing device includes two rotary bodies and a recording-medium separation unit. The two rotary bodies are pressed against each other to form a nipping portion.
A semiconductor device includes a lead frame, a semiconductor chip soldered to the lead frame, and a metal bar. The metal bar is arranged inside a solder layer so as to extend along one side of the semiconductor chip.
|Etched-facet lasers having windows with single-layer optical coatings|
An edge-emitting etched-facet optical semiconductor structure has a substrate, an active multiple quantum well (mqw) region formed on the substrate, and a ridge waveguide formed over the mqw region extending in substantially a longitudinal direction between a waveguide first etched end facet and a waveguide second etched end facet. A mask layer used to form windows in which the etched end facets are disposed consists of a single dielectric material disposed directly on the ridge waveguide.
A valve apparatus includes valve box, valve shaft, first flexible film, and second flexible film. The valve box includes inlet and outlet, and forms a space therein for housing the fluids.
|Arrangement of tight-fitting screw conveyors|
An arrangement including two conveyor screws which are arranged rotatably moveably relative to each other for processing a pasty material like a foodstuff product or the like, having a first conveyor screw and a second conveyor screw which have interengaging helical flights and which in particular are drivable in opposite relationship. The conveyor screws are of different size diameters and/or the conveyor screws have a different number of flights.
A stroker device (1) for use in a borehole (2) in the ground, the stroker (1) at least comprising an actuator (6) arranged for displacing a tool (10) in a longitudinal direction of the borehole (2), and grippers (26) arranged to anchor the stroker (1) to the wall (36) of the borehole (2), alternatively to a pipe wall, wherein the stroker (1) is provided with driving wheels (34) or driving belts for propulsion.. .
|Downhole injection tool|
The present invention relates to downhole injection tool (1) for injecting an injection fluid into an annular space (5a) surrounding the downhole injection tool and enclosed by an inside wall (3a) of a borehole or a well tubular structure (3). The downhole injection tool comprises an injection unit (1a) comprising a first expandable cup (ii 8a) adapted to provide a first seal (11 9a) against the inside wall, a second expandable cup (11 8b) adapted to provide a second seal (11 9b) against the inside wall, the two cups, in an expanded state, together defining an isolated zone (5b) of the annular space, at least one pipe element (111) extending in a longitudinal direction (13) between the two cups, the pipe element providing a fluid passage (108) between an inlet (104) arranged in one end of the pipe element and an outlet (125) arranged in the pipe element in between the cups, the second expandable cup being slidably connected with the pipe element and displaced in the longitudinal direction away from the first expandable cup under the influence of the injection fluid injected into the isolated zone, whereby a distance d between the two cups is increased, wherein the injection unit further comprises a retainer sleeve (112) being slidably arranged around the expandable cups to prevent unintentional expansion of the expandable cups during insertion of the downhole injection tool, the retainer sleeve is slidable in the longitudinal direction, and the expandable cups are released by movement of the retainer sleeve in the longitudinal direction.
A rotary evaporator (1), to which a clamping insert (59) having a sleeve-like base shape is associated for clamping a vapor feed-through, in the form of a glass hollow shaft (8), in the hub (58) of a rotational drive (57). The clamping insert (2) includes clamping sections (k1, k2) which are spaced apart in the longitudinal direction and carry each at least one clamping slope (63, 64) which is beveled relative to the longitudinal axis of the clamping insert (59).
|Collapsible photovoltaic module for a large-scale solar power plant|
An elongate photovoltaic (pv) module for use in a solar energy conversion plant for the production of electricity from incident light, the pv-module comprising a top portion with a support panel (g) carrying on a front side a plurality of electrically connected pv cells (d), and a transparent protective layer (a) sealed to the support panel (g) so as to encapsulate the pv-cells (d) between the support panel (g) and the protective layer (a), wherein prior to installation of the pv-module at the deployment site a collapsible portion of the pv-module is configured to be collapsible in a longitudinal direction by folding and/or rolling, wherein the collapsible portion includes at least the top portion, wherein the pv-module further comprises one or more integrated ballast chambers (i) in a bottom portion of the pv-module arranged on a rear side of the support panel (g), wherein said integrated ballast chamber (i) after installation of the pv-module at the deployment site contains an amount of a ballasting material (h) with a weight sufficient to immobilize the pv-module on a supporting surface of the deployment site under predetermined characteristic climate conditions for the deployment site.. .
|Mobile offshore drilling unit|
A mobile offshore drilling unit is described that has an operating deck supported on a submersible deck, which may be a pontoon deck or a mat deck, by four or more columns, wherein a ratio of displacement of the mobile offshore drilling unit to total column cross-sectional area is at least about 40 mt/m2 during operation. The submersible deck has a recess at each end with a thruster group disposed in each recess.
|Mems resonant accelerometer|
Provided is a micro electro mechanical system (mems) resonating accelerometer. The mems resonating accelerometer according to the present invention comprises: a first inertial mass; a second inertial mass which is spaced at a predetermined distance from the first inertial mass on a first axis; an elastic body which is provided between the first and second inertial masses so as to apply elasticity; and a tuning fork which is connected to the elastic body and measures the change of frequency according to acceleration, wherein the longitudinal direction of the tuning fork is parallel to a second axis which is perpendicular to the first axis, the elastic body has an opening portion being in a circular shape with a portion thereof removed, and one end of the tuning fork penetrates the opening portion and is connected to the inner surface of the elastic body..
|Repositionable heater assemblies for glass production lines and methods of managing temperature of glass in production lines|
Repositionable heater assemblies and methods of controlling temperature of glass in production lines using the repositionable heater assemblies are disclosed. The repositionable heater assembly includes a support frame, a first sled and a second sled each coupled to the support frame with bearing members that allow the first sled and the second sled to translate in a longitudinal direction.