|| List of recent Photos-related patents
| Unified media broadcasting and communication system and method|
A unified media broadcasting and communication system is provided, comprising one or more servers for storing selected media and communication information managed by subscribers; an administration computer connected to the server for controlling access to the media and communication by subscribers; means for delivering the media and communication information to subscribers; wherein the media and communication information include video, e-learning, webcasts, conferencing, photos, file sharing, forums, articles, and blogs; and wherein the subscribers selectively provide the media and communication information to users.. .
| System and method of presenting and monetizing visual images|
A device and method for displaying and monetizing photo and video images shared on social media services, comprising a display means and a user interface that enables the user to display photo streams from social media services such as facebook or instagram, “like” photos shown on the screen, and purchase items or services associated with the photo or video being displayed. The device preferably offers a simple hardware button for “liking” a photo..
| Solid state light emitting devices including adjustable melatonin suppression effects|
Solid state light emitting devices include multiple led components providing adjustable melatonin suppression effects. Multiple led components may be operated simultaneously according to different operating modes according to which their combined output provides the same or similar chromaticity, but provides melatonin suppressing effects that differ by at least a predetermined threshold amount between the different operating modes.
| Oxazetidine derivatives, process for preparing them and use in human medicine and in cosmetics|
Methods for treating hypopigmentary pathologies and photosensitive dermatoses are described. Also described, are compounds that are agonists of the mcir receptor and that exhibit reduced toxicity relative to other compounds of the same class.
| System and method of stimulating ethanol production and growth of aquatic plants|
Methods and systems for growing aquatic plants and collecting, purifying, and/or extracting ethanol produced during anaerobic metabolism by aquatic plants are provided. The system includes a cell containing water and an aquatic plant, an ethanol extraction assembly in fluid communication with the cell for removing ethanol from the water.
| Compositions and methods for using cathepsin e cleavable substrates|
Provided herein are compositions and kits comprising a therapeutic agent linked to a cleavable substrate, wherein the cleavable substrate is capable of being cleaved by cathepsin e. Also provided are methods of treating one or more symptoms of a disease or disorder characterized by expression of cathepsin e in a subject and methods of eliminating a cancer cell characterized by expression of cathepsin e using the provided compositions and kits.
| Developer roller, and image forming apparatus including the developer roller|
A developer roller is spaced apart by a developing gap from a photosensitive medium and supplies toner to an electrostatic latent image formed on the photosensitive medium to develop the electrostatic latent image. The developer roller includes a core and at least one material layer formed on an outer circumference of the core.
| Pattern forming method and manufacturing method of semiconductor device|
A pattern forming method includes forming a spin on dielectric film on a substrate, washing the spin on dielectric film by using a washing liquid, drying a surface of the spin on dielectric film after the washing, forming a photosensitive film on the dried coating type insulation film, emitting energy rays to a predetermined position of the photosensitive film in order to form a latent image on the photosensitive film, developing the photosensitive film in order to form a photosensitive film pattern which corresponds to the latent image, and processing the spin on dielectric film with the photosensitive film pattern serving as a mask.. .
| Image sensor comprising isolated germanium photodetectors integrated with a silicon substrate and silicon circuitry|
In accordance with the invention, an improved image sensor comprises an array of germanium photosensitive elements integrated with a silicon substrate and integrated with silicon readout circuits. The silicon transistors are formed first on a silicon substrate, using well known silicon wafer fabrication techniques.
| Semiconductor device|
An object of the invention is to improve the accuracy of light detection in a photosensor, and to increase the light-receiving area of the photosensor. The photosensor includes: a light-receiving element which converts light into an electric signal; a first transistor which transfers the electric signal; and a second transistor which amplifies the electric signal.
| Thin film transistor panel and method of manufacturing the same, and electronic device including the thin film transistor panel|
A thin film transistor panel includes a gate electrode on a substrate, a gate insulating layer on the gate electrode, an organic semiconductor overlapping with the gate electrode, a source electrode and a drain electrode electrically connected to the organic semiconductor, a fluorine-containing organic insulation layer covering the organic semiconductor, and a photosensitive organic insulation layer covering the fluorine-containing organic insulation layer.. .
| Photosensitive polymer and photoalignable phase difference film|
Wherein, in formula (1), for example, r1 is hydrogen or methyl; a is 2 or 3; p is an integer from 1 to 12; x1 is —o—, —coo— or —oco—; b is an integer from 0 to 3; a1 is a divalent group selected from 1,4-phenylene or naphthalene-2,6-diyl, and in the divalent group, at least one of hydrogen may be replaced by fluorine or chlorine; z1 is a single bond, —coo—, —ch═ch—coo—, —ch2ch2—coo—, —ch2o— or —conh—; w1 and w2 are hydrogen, fluorine or 1-5c alkyl or alkoxy; y1 is —o—; and r2 is 1-20c alkyl, and at least one of —ch2— in the alkyl may be replaced by —o—.. .
| Radiation sensor to detect different targeted radiation and radiation detection system including the radiation sensor|
A radiation sensor can include a first layer and a second layer. The first layer can include a first scintillation material to produce first light in response to receiving a first targeted radiation, and the second layer can include a second scintillation material to produce second light in response to receiving a second targeted radiation.
| Metal-enhanced photoluminescence from carbon nanodots|
The present invention relates to enhancement of detectable emissions from carbon nanodots or variants thereof by using the techniques of mef to further enhance carbon nanodot brightness, photostability, and thus, potentially detectability in biological imaging applications by using plasmon supporting materials, such as silver island films and positioning of the carbon nanodots an optimal distance from the plasmon supporting materials.. .
The present invention relates to bio-engineered photosystems, specifically photosystem ii (psii) having an alternative electron transfer pathway that enables electron flow from psii to a water-soluble protein electron carrier. The present invention further relates to methods and systems for electron transfer using the bio-engineered photosystems.
|Network based video creation|
A computing device is configured to provide over a network an ability to create a 2.5d full motion custom multi-media file. In one example, a computing device makes available to a user a plurality of stored video templates into which a user may insert custom video, photos, and/or text.
|Method and apparatus for estimating home remodeling costs|
A home remodeling cost estimator tool is used to create a cost breakdown for use when remodeling a house or a room, based on user interaction with photos, for example from such sites as houzz.com and other proprietary data sources. For any photo in a photo database for such design sites, a user can work with the estimator to generate a price estimate and a breakdown for a building project..
|System and method for monetization in photo sharing sites|
Disclosed is a system and method for selecting and serving advertisements in response to requests for photos on a photo-sharing website. In some embodiments, the present disclosure describes a system and method for automatically matching an advertisement with a media file when the media file has been rendered by a user.
|Method and system for photoselective vaporization of the prostate, and other tissue|
A method for photoselective vaporization of prostate tissue includes delivering laser radiation to the treatment area on the tissue, via an optical fiber for example, wherein the laser radiation has a wavelength and irradiance in the treatment area on the surface of the tissue sufficient because vaporization of a substantially greater volume of tissue than a volume of residual coagulated tissue caused by the laser radiation. The laser radiation is generated using a neodymium doped solid-state laser, including optics producing a second or higher harmonic output with greater than 60 watts average output power.
|Combination of an oxidant and a photoactivator for the healing of wounds|
There is provided a wound healing composition which comprises at least one oxidant, at least one photoactivator capable of activating the oxidant and at least one healing factor chosen from hyaluronic acid, glucosamine and allantoin in association with a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. In addition, a method of topically treating wounds using at least one oxidant and at least one photoactivator capable of activating the oxidant followed by illumination of said photosensitizer is disclosed..
A novel compound suitable for obtaining a negative-type photosensitive resin composition capable of forming a pattern having favorable adhesiveness at a low light exposure. The compound is represented by the following formula (1).
|Polyamide resin composition having excellent photostability and discoloration resistance|
A polyamide resin composition includes (a) a semi-aromatic polyamide resin, (b) an inorganic filler, (c) a white pigment and (d) a phosphinate salt. The polyamide resin composition can have excellent heat resistance, reflectance, photostability and/or discoloration resistance..
|Charging member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic image forming apparatus|
In order to maintain the image quality of a recent high-speed electrophotographic apparatus, a charging member is provided which hardly causes charging unevenness of a photosensitive member even when vibration of the photosensitive member occurs. The charging member includes an electro-conductive support, an electro-conductive elastic layer, and a surface layer.
|Algal mutants having a locked-in high light acclimated phenotype|
Mutant photosynthetic microorganisms having reduced chlorophyll and increased photosynthetic efficiency are provided. The mutants have a locked in high light-acclimated phenotype, in which many of the photosynthetic parameters characteristic of high light acclimated wild type cells are found in the lihla mutants when acclimated to low light, such as reduced chlorophyll, reduced npq, higher qp, higher ek, higher pmax per unit chlorophyll with little to no reduction in pmax per cell, and higher rates of electron transport through photosystem ii over a wide range of light intensities.
|Optical control of protein activity and localization by fusion to photochromic protein domains|
Engineered fusion proteins comprising photochromic protein domains are disclosed. In particular, the inventors have constructed fusion proteins containing photoswitchable photochromic fluorescent protein domains linked to selected proteins and shown that such fusion proteins can be used to control the activity or localization of selected proteins with light..
|Photoactive compound and photosensitive resin composition comprising the same|
The present invention relates to a photoactive compound having a novel structure and a photosensitive resin composition including the same, and the photoactive compound according to the present invention has excellent sensitivity due to efficient absorption to a uv light source by including a nitro group and a phosphonate structure, and has excellent retention rate, mechanical strength, heat resistance, chemical resistance and developing resistance by improving solubility of the photosensitive resin composition by excellent compatibility of the phosphonate structure and a binder resin. Therefore, the photosensitive resin composition according to the present invention is useful to cure a column spacer, an overcoat, a passivation material and the like of a liquid crystal display device, and is useful in view of a high temperature process property..
|Electrophotographic photoreceptor and copying machine using same, and dope for forming photosensitive layer of same|
In an electrophotographic photoreceptor having a photosensitive layer on a conductive support, a binder resin that constitutes the photosensitive layer includes a polymer containing a skeleton derived from dehydroabietic acid in the main chain. An electrophotographic photoreceptor which accelerates conversion to natural materials from the viewpoint of manufactured product quality or production suitability, since the binder resin of the photosensitive layer has satisfactory solvent solubility..
|Immune-stimulating photoactive hybrid nanoparticles|
Provides is a therapeutic technology that combines the phototoxic and immune-stimulating ability of photodynamic therapy with the widespread effectiveness of the immune system to reduce the viability of such as cancer cells and tumors. The nanoparticle compositions of the disclosure combine an immunostimulant with a photosensitizer using a nanoparticle delivery platform.
|Combination of an oxidant, a photosensitizer and a wound healing agent for oral disinfection and treatment of oral disease|
The present document describes methods of use of photo activated compositions for oral disinfection and/or treatments which comprise at least one oxidant, at least one photoactivator capable of activating the oxidant, and at least one healing factor chosen from hyaluronic acid, glucosamine and allantoin, in association with a pharmacologically acceptable carrier.. .
|Charging member, manufacturing method therefor, and electrophotographic apparatus|
Provided is a charging member capable of suppressing occurrence of compression set while having flexibility enough to ensure a nip with a photosensitive member. The charging member comprises a support and an elastic layer, wherein the elastic layer has an md-1 hardness of from 55 to 85° at the surface thereof, and has a universal hardness of 2.0 to 20.0 n/mm2 at an indentation depth of 5 μm from the surface thereof..
|3d photo creation system and method|
The present application is directed to a 3d photo creation system and method, wherein the 3d photo creation system including: a stereo image input module configurated to input a stereo image; wherein the stereo image comprises a left eye image and a right eye image; a depth estimation module configurated to estimate a depth information of the stereo image and create a depthmap; a multi-view angle image reconstructing module configurated to create a multi-view angle image according to the depthmap and the stereo image; and an image spaced scanning module configurated to adjust the multi-view angle image and form a mixed image. The system and method outstandingly simplified the process of 3d photo creation and enhanced the quality of 3d photo.
|Exposure method and exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method|
An exposure apparatus which transfers a pattern formed on a mask onto a photosensitive substrate placed in proximity to the mask, the apparatus including an illumination optical device which illuminates the mask with an energy beam, a mask holding device which holds a periphery area of a pattern area of the mask from above, and makes a force at least within a plane parallel to a predetermined plane act on the mask and a substrate holding device which moves along the predetermined plane holding the substrate.. .
A photoresistor includes a first electrode layer, a photosensitive material layer, and a second electrode layer. The first electrode layer, photosensitive material layer and second electrode layer are stacked with each other.
|Tissue engineered constructs|
The present invention relates to a field of biocompatible membranes, tubes and conduits which comprising a photosensitizer which is capable of being crosslinked to form a three dimensional structure which can be implanted into a subject to assist in tissue bonding and nerve maintenance and development. Methods of making such membranes, tubes and conduits and kits comprising them are also described..
|Interconnection structure for package and fabrication method thereof|
An interconnection structure for a package is disclosed. The interconnection structure includes a substrate body having a conductive portion formed on a surface thereof; a first photosensitive dielectric layer formed on the surface of the substrate body and having a via for exposing the conductive potion; a conductive via formed in the via; a second photosensitive dielectric layer formed on the first photosensitive dielectric layer and having a opening for exposing the conductive via and a portion of the first photosensitive dielectric layer; and a conductive trace layer formed in the opening of the second photosensitive dielectric layer so as to be electrically connected to the conductive portion through the conductive via, thereby simplifying the fabrication process and reducing the fabrication cost and time..
|Polarized light detection system|
A polarized light detection system includes a detection apparatus, a power source, and a photoresistor. The detection apparatus, power source and photoresistor are electrically connected with wires to form a galvanic circle.
|Image sensor configured to reduce blooming during idle period|
Among other things, techniques and systems are provided for identifying when a pixel of an image sensor is in an idle period. A flag is utilized to differentiate when the pixel is in an idle period and when the pixel is in an integration period.
|Method for detecting polarized light|
A method for detecting polarized light is disclosed. Providing a polarized light detection system including a photoresistor, a power source and a detection apparatus.
|Flexographic printing original plate and water-developable laminate of photosensitive resin|
The present invention provides a water-developable laminate of photosensitive resin for letterpress printing original plate by which finer pattern can be reproduced excellently upon making a plate and printing. The flexographic printing original plate being developable by water according to the present invention is characterized in that at least a support, a photosensitive resin layer containing 25% by mass or more of latex having gelation degree of 55% or more and an adhesion-preventing layer are successively laminated, and that the adhesion-preventing layer contains a cellulose derivative.
|Method of flexographic patterning using photocurable composition|
Photocured patterns can be provided using relief printing members such as flexographic printing plates. A photocurable composition has at least one n-oxyazinium salt photoinitiator, a photosensitizer for the n-oxyazinium salt, an n-oxyazinium salt efficiency amplifier, and one or more photocurable acrylates.
|Systems and methods for providing a shared folder via television|
An enhanced television service provides a shared folder over a television network, such as a fiber optic network. Users, the service provider, or trusted sources, share use of a program folder via television.
|Virtual visitor's center application for the digital community|
Systems and methods for providing a social media tool that permits users to identify “what to do” in a particular geographical area in real-time. This is accomplished by utilizing the rate of support (or “likes”) localized topics receive from users in a particular geographical area.
|System and method to provide a real-time live interaction between a celebrity and an audience|
System and method for facilitating real-time interactive session between celebrity and the audience, wherein computing environment application framework platform is provided to the audience in order to have the real-time interactive session facilitated where in the platform provides audience with an integrated gateway which may be not limited to voice and video calls; virtual or physical gifts by users; celebrity videos and photos; private chat and private group chat and public chat rooms and video and voice message for events like birthdays, anniversaries, openings etc. May be purchased by any user on behalf of any other users or for himself.
|Custom fitting tools|
Methods, systems, and devices, including computer program products, for custom fitting services are disclosed. Relevant expert rules for product selection and fit are applied to a customer's unique physical characteristics as well as skill level in an applicable sport.
|Designer organisms for photobiological butanol production from carbon dioxide and water|
The present invention provides a biosafety-guarded photobiological butanol production technology based on designer transgenic plants, designer algae, designer blue-green algae (cyanobacteria and oxychlorobacteria), or designer plant cells. The designer photosynthetic organisms are created such that the endogenous photobiological regulation mechanism is tamed, and the reducing power (nadph) and energy (atp) acquired from the photosynthetic process are used for synthesis of butanol (ch3ch2ch2ch2oh) directly from carbon dioxide (co2) and water (h2o).
|Method for forming graphene pattern|
There is provided a method for forming a graphene pattern, in which a graphene thin film layer is transferred onto a surface of a photosensitive film, and then patterned through exposure/development of the photosensitive film. The photosensitive film is cured after being finally developed, thereby securing stability and reliability..
|Fluorine-based resins and photosensitive resin composition comprising the same|
The present application relates to a fluorine-based resin having a novel structure and a photosensitive resin composition including the same. The photosensitive resin composition including the fluorine-based resin according to an exemplary embodiment of the present application has excellent photosensitivity and developability and can increase a contact angle of a coating film to prevent a water stain.
|Photosensitive resin composition and method of forming pattern using the same|
A photosensitive resin composition includes an acryl-based copolymer formed by copolymerizing unsaturated carboxylic acid, unsaturated carboxylic acid anhydride, or a mixture thereof and an olefin-based unsaturated compound or a mixture of olefin-based unsaturated compounds, a photoinitiator represented by the following chemical formula 1 or 2, a multifunctional acrylate oligomer, a multifunctional monomer having an ethylenically unsaturated bond, and a melamine crosslinking agent.. .
|Method for producing electrophotographic photosensitive member|
A method for producing an electrophotographic photosensitive member having a charge transporting layer, the charge transporting layer being a surface layer, the method including drying a coat of a charge-transporting-layer coating liquid to form the charge transporting layer, wherein the charge-transporting-layer coating liquid contains components (α), (β), (γ) and (δ), and when the solubility of the component (α) in 100 g of the component (γ) is defined as x(g) and the solubility of the component (α) in 100 g of the component (δ) is defined as y(g), solubility x and solubility y satisfy a relationship of x>y.. .
|Method for producing electrophotographic photosensitive member|
A method for producing an electrophotographic photosensitive member including an undercoat layer includes preparing a coating liquid for an undercoat layer containing zinc oxide particles, a polyol, a blocked isocyanate compound whose isocyanate group is blocked with a specific structure, and a solvent mixture, in which the solvent mixture contains a monohydric alcohol in an amount of 1 chemical equivalent or more based on the specific structure and 90% by mass or less based on the total mass of the solvent mixture, and a ketonic solvent and/or a cyclic ether solvent in an amount of 7% by mass or more based on the total mass of the solvent mixture.. .
|Solution of gallium phthalocyanine method for preparing the same method for producing gallium phthalocyanine crystal method for purifying composition containing gallium phthalocyanine and method for producing electrophotographic photosensitive member|
Wherein x1 represents a chlorine atom or hydroxy group.. .
|Positively chargeable electrophotographic photosensitive member and image forming apparatus|
A positively chargeable electrophotographic photosensitive member has a photosensitive layer. The photosensitive layer at least includes the following layers layered in the stated order: (i) a charge transport layer at least containing a hole transport material and a binder resin; and (ii) a charge generating-and-transporting layer at least containing a charge generating material, an electron transport material, a hole transport material, and a binder resin all within this layer.
|Multi-layered electrophotographic photosensite member, image forming apparatus, and method for producing multi-layered electrophotographic photosensitive member|
A multi-layered electrophotographic photosensitive member includes a multi-layered photosensitive layer. In the multi-layered photosensitive layer, a charge generating layer that contains a charge generating material and a charge transport layer that contains a charge transport material and a binder resin are layered sequentially.
|Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus|
A photosensitive layer or a charge generation layer of an electrophotographic photosensitive member contains a gallium phthalocyanine and a particular diamine compound such as 1,2-diaminoethane or 1,3-diaminopropane. The content of the particular diamine compound in the photosensitive layer or the charge generation layer is from 10 ppm to 1,000 ppm (mass ratio) based on the gallium phthalocyanine..
|Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge and electrophotographic apparatus|
Xp1<xp5 (4-1). .
|Solid dye sensitization type solar cell and solid dye sensitization type solar cell module|
A solid dye sensitization type solar cell includes a substrate, a first electrode disposed on the substrate, an electron transport layer including an electron transport semiconductor and disposed on the first electrode, the electron transport layer including a photosensitizing compound adsorbed on a surface of the electron transport semiconductor, a hole transport layer disposed on the electron transport layer, and a second electrode disposed on the hole transport layer. Each of the first electrode and the second electrode includes divided multiple electrodes..
|Triazine oligomers as photostabilising agents|
Wherein r1 and r2 are c1-c22 alkyl, isoalkyl or cycloalkyl groups.. .
|Photostable aie luminogens for specific mitochondrial imaging and its method of manufacturing thereof|
Aie (aggregation-induced emission)-active tpe derivatives, tpe-tpp, tpe-mitor and tpe-iq are contemplated. These specific tpe derivatives are useful as fluorescent agents for mitochondrial imaging and as apoptosis inducers.
|Home base for a mobile printing apparatus|
A mobile printing system includes a mobile printing apparatus including: a chassis; a first wheel rotatably mounted on the chassis; a second wheel rotatably mounted on the chassis; a first motor for rotating the first wheel; a second motor for rotating the second wheel; a first encoder for monitoring an amount of rotation of the first wheel; a second encoder for monitoring an amount of rotation of the second wheel; a photosensor array; and an array of marking elements disposed proximate the photosensor array; a printing region for the mobile printing apparatus; a home base including a cap configured to surround the array of marking elements; and a controller for controlling the operation of the mobile printing apparatus.. .
|Image forming apparatus|
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus main body, a housing, a photosensitive drum, a cleaning blade, a contact portion, and a contacted portion. The housing and drum are disposed in an internal space of the main body.
|Corona charger including shutter|
A charging device includes a corona charger, provided with an opening opposing a photosensitive member, for electrically charging the photosensitive member; a sheet-like member provided so that the sheet-like member can cover the opening; a movable device for moving the sheet-like member; and a regulating device for regulating a shape of the sheet-like member so that a central portion of the sheet-like member protrudes toward the corona charger with respect to a circumferential direction of the photosensitive member.. .
|Image forming apparatus capable of reliably protecting exposure member|
An image forming apparatus includes: a main casing; a photosensitive member; a moving mechanism; a movable member; and a cartridge. The photosensitive member is provided in the main casing.