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| Method and information verification|
The present disclosure provides a method and an apparatus for user verification. A terminal device recognizes a sequence of click operations made by the user according to a maneuver prompted on a terminal device.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited
| Responding to a message generated by an event notification system|
A mobile communication device (fob) attached to a user operates on sound information utter by the user to respond to alert messages sent to it by an event notification system (ens). The fob is able to transition between a training mode and a normal mode of operation.
| Image forming device|
In order to promote the use of a display panel as an operation panel part, if a communicable terminal device (9) is detected (s1), a cpu (10) requests the terminal device (9) to transmit panel information (s2), and determines, on the basis of the panel information, whether or not the operability of the terminal device (9) is higher than that of an operation panel part (6) (s3). If the operability of the terminal device (9) is higher than that of the operation panel part (6), the cpu (10) displays a terminal device utilization screen on a display panel (61) (s4).
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
| Voice controlled multimedia content creation|
Voice controlled multimedia content creation techniques are discussed in which a multimedia package is created and shared to a specified destination responsive to voice commands. The voice commands can be received by a device as a single stream (e.g., a single phrase) that causes automatic performance of a sharing sequence or as a series of multiple voice commands that are input in response to prompts for voice input as part of the sharing sequence.
Motorola Mobility Llc
| Power system management device and program|
A power system management device manages the operational states of a plurality of power systems each including a power generator and a power conditioner connected to each other, and can promptly inform a user of erroneous setting of configuration information. The management device stores configuration information in correspondence with each power system including a power generator (photovoltaic array) and a power conditioner connected to each other.
| Combined renewable energy and compressed gas energy storage and generator microgrid system using reciprocating piezoelectric generators|
A combined heat and power system, namely a portable combined heat and power microgrid system with the capacity to convert air to electricity, since the system imparts excess energy derived from multiple electrical energy sources, namely renewables or other sources of electrical supply like gas-induced electrical generation, to produce and store energy as compressed heat that is then redirected to generate reciprocating energy utilizing a barrel housing or setting to promote direct kinetic energy transfer method onto an array of rowed piezoelectric generators that use sequential direct kinetic energy transference to produce electricity and store it in a second electrical storage unit that can be interconnected to the operational electrical storage unit to not only promote redirect electrical flow during peak or off-peak to extend systemic operations but also to promote high volumes of energy from multiple energy sources for electric user purposes, enabling communication with high density energy when stored.. .
| High-power laser diode packaging method and laser diode module|
In both aspects of the disclosure, a temperature of a p-n junction of the laser diode remains substantially constant within a 0 to 2° c. Temperature range through a predetermined amount of several hundred of repeated thermo-cycles which is indicative of uncompromised integrity of the soft solder..
| Battery assembly with biased component profiles to promote battery cell to heat exchanger contact|
A battery assembly according to an exemplary aspect of the present disclosure includes, among other things, a cell stack and an array structure. At least one of the cell stack and the array structure includes a biased profile configured to bias the cell stack and a portion of the array structure together..
Ford Global Technologies, Llc
| Adjustable process spacing, centering, and improved gas conductance|
Embodiments of the invention generally provide a process kit for use in a physical deposition chamber (pvd) chamber. In one embodiment, the process kit provides adjustable process spacing, centering between the cover ring and the shield, and controlled gas flow between the cover ring and the shield contributing to uniform gas distribution, which promotes greater process uniformity and repeatability along with longer chamber component service life..
Applied Materials, Inc.
| Crystal growth control agent, forming p-type semiconductor microparticles or p-type semiconductor microparticle film, composition for forming hole transport layer, and solar cell|
First, there is provided a crystal growth control agent which is capable of suppressing an increase in a crystal size of a p-type semiconductor, and performing chemical modification on a surface of p-type semiconductor microparticle. Second, there is provided a composition for forming a hole transport layer which is capable of prompting crystallization and fine pulverization of the p-type semiconductor and performing the chemical modification on the surface of the p-type semiconductor microparticle even in the case where an organic salt (an ionic liquid) containing an anion other than the thiocyanate ion is used.
Tokyo Ohka Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Emulsions with improved stability
Disclosed are methods of lowering application viscosities of or of reducing or eliminating monomer content in electrical impregnating materials comprising or consisting of an emulsion of an unsaturated polyester or a mixture of unsaturated polyesters, water, at least one radical polymerisation initiator or radical polymerisation initiator/promoter mixture, at least one surfactant having an hlb-value of greater than 15, optionally at least one reactive diluent, and optionally further additives, a process for preparing zero or low voc electrical impregnation materials, a method of impregnating electrical or electromechanical devices and a method of increasing the stability of aqueous emulsions of unsaturated polyesters.. .
Elantas Pdg, Inc.
Fast burst and steady-state intense neutron source
A first system for producing a high flux of neutrons for non-destructive testing includes a dense plasma focus device neutronically coupled to a subcritical or sub-prompt critical fission assembly. The dense plasma focus device is a source of initiating neutrons for the fission assembly, and the fission assembly is configured to multiply a number of the initiating neutrons via inducing fission.
Phoenix Nuclear Labs Llc
Semiconductor integrated circuit device having groung wiring portions connected to at least two memories that store identical data
On an ic chip, a first ground wiring line and a second ground wiring line that extends from a connection site with the first ground wiring line are disposed in a doubled manner. Among eproms storing identical data, the source of a first eprom is connected to the second ground wiring line and the source of a second eprom is connected to the first ground wiring line.
Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.
Predictive virtual reality display system with post rendering correction
A virtual reality display system that generates display images in two phases: the first phase renders images based on a predicted pose at the time the display will be updated; the second phase re-predicts the pose using recent sensor data, and corrects the images based on changes since the initial prediction. The second phase may be delayed so that it occurs just in time for a display update cycle, to ensure that sensor data is as accurate as possible for the revised pose prediction.
Ariadne's Thread (usa), Inc. (dba Immerex)
System and superimposing spatially correlated data over live real-world images
Systems, methods, and other embodiments are disclosed that augment a visually displayed portion of a facility with superimposed virtual elements. In one embodiment, mobile position data is generated based on non-optical sensor readings taken by a mobile computing device.
Oracle International Corporation
Information processing device, information processing method, and information processing program
When detecting a reduction in the price of an airline ticket included in an airline ticket and plan voucher combination that does not meet any set of desired purchase conditions specified by users, a set item providing server sa notifies information to prompt reduction in the price of a plan voucher included in a combination that fails to satisfy any set of desired purchase conditions that has no hits, among combinations of the marked-down airline ticket and a plan voucher, to the facility provider that provides the plan voucher.. .
Order management system and process for drive-through and pickup window restaurants
A system and process for a causal dining drive-through restaurant ordering and order pick-up that displays order status to customers (guests) and eliminates sequential order pickup thus minimizing unnecessary wait time. Other features includes providing and displaying real time order status, optional display panels, means for acquisition of order and customer data for inventory control, automatic accounting and customer data entry for promotion and advertising..
Method, software, and device for displaying a graph visualizing audit risk data
Methods, software, and computing devices for displaying a graph visualizing financial audit risk data are disclosed. A database stores data elements storing financial audit data, including financial statement data and risk data.
Processing securities information
A processing method for securities information, which is employed in a user device of a securities information processing system, allows a user to execute a securities suggesting setting function in order to configure at least one securities suggesting condition composed of at least one candlesticks checking condition. When the user device receives a plurality of securities information, these securities information are checked to see if any of them fulfills all of the candlesticks checking conditions contained in any of the securities suggesting conditions.
Fonestock Technology Inc.
Network of tags
Systems and methods are disclosed for communicating product or service information to a potential purchaser. A product or item describing a service are scanned to obtain both a product or service code and an advertisement promotion code provided by a vendor/retailer or manufacturer of the product or service using a smartphone of a first user.
System and using attribution tracking for off-platform content promotion
In accordance with an embodiment, described herein is a system and method of using attribution tracking for off-platform content promotion, for use in media content or other computing environments. A media campaign can be associated with a promoted content link (e.g., a url) for use on a publisher web site.
Promotion offer language and methods thereof
Methods and apparatus for implementing a promotion offer language architecture for representing offer. The promotion offer language architecture includes at least an offer type field and an offer expression field.
Linkage to reduce errors in online promotion testing
Methods and apparatus for improving the result of online promotion testing are disclosed. In one or more embodiments, base-lining is employed to improve the mapping between the online test promotion responses and projected in-store result.
Full value calculator for conversions
Methods, systems, and apparatus include computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, including a method for updating campaigns. A content sponsor is identified that has one or more campaigns for presenting content to users.
Promotional video competition systems and methods
A system and method for incentivizing bartenders and other individuals to promote a particular brand of alcohol by creating a video competition. The system receives instructions to implement a video competition and notifies a plurality of individuals of the video competition.
Quasar Blu, Llc
Interactive commercial billiard lighting fixture with integrated wi-fi connected to content managed digital signage
The present invention is a device which comprises an illuminating lamp that provides lighting for the top of a pool or other game table. The invention also comprises a processor that provides content to be displayed or otherwise broadcast by embodiments of the invention using graphics displays that are configured to provide nearby users with the promotional or entertainment content.
Secure traveler framework
A user, such as an employee of an institution, may travel overseas where data or devices may be compromised. Described herein is a system and method for receiving travel data for the user from a travel data source and receiving a list of countries with a high level of security threats where data security may be an issue.
Bank Of America Corporation
Access code obfuscation using speech input
In one aspect, a method includes receiving an identifier; obtaining a plurality of prompts using the identifier, wherein a first prompt corresponds to a first character of an access code, and a second prompt corresponds to a second character of the access code; causing the first prompt and the second prompt to be presented on a display at locations corresponding to a first alternative; causing third prompts and fourth prompts to be presented on the display at locations corresponding to a second alternative; receiving an audio signal comprising speech spoken by a user; and determining whether the audio signal comprises the user speaking the first prompt followed by the second prompt.. .
Processing records in dynamic ranges
A scalable analysis system is described herein that performs common data analysis operations such as distinct counts and data grouping in a more scalable and efficient manner. The system allows distinct counts and data grouping to be applied to large datasets with predictable growth in the cost of the operation.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc
Method and updating an application in a user terminal
The invention discloses a method for updating an application in a user terminal, comprising: acquiring information of an application installed by a user in a terminal; and sending the information of the application installed by the user in the terminal to a server to be stored in an account of the user; wherein the information of the application is used for being pushed by the server to another terminal used by the user. In addition, the invention further discloses an apparatus for updating an application in a user terminal.
Beijing Qihoo Technology Company Limited
Method for non-fluorescence higher harmonic generation ground state depletion super-resolution microscopy
The present invention discloses a method for non-fluorescence higher harmonic generation ground state depletion super-resolution microscopy, it includes the following steps: providing an organic material unit, focusing excitation light and ground state depletion light, generating a higher harmonic signal, performing ground state depletion and performing microscopic imaging. With the implementation of the present invention, the stimulated electrons of the organic material remains majorly on the singlet (s1) state or the triplet (t1) state, instead of the ground (s0) state, to provide modulation of the spatial distribution of the non-fluorescence signal, and make sted microscopy applicable to non-fluorescence signals to promote the resolution of the images..
National Central University
Flexible nitrogen dioxide gas sensor based on tungsten trioxide nanoparticles coated carbon nanotubes-graphene oxide hybrid and manufacturing the same
A flexible nitrogen dioxide sensor based on tungsten trioxide nanoparticles-loaded multi-walled carbon nanotubes-reduced graphene oxide (wo3 nps-loaded mwcnts-rgo) hybrid on a polyimide/polyethylene terephthalate substrate. A viscous gel of the hybrid materials can be prepared by the assistance of α-terpineol.
University Of Ulsan Foundation For Industry Cooperation
Positive displacement machines and methods of increasing load-carrying capacities thereof
Positive displacement machines and methods therefor capable of increasing a load-carrying capacity of a piston-cylinder lubrication interface of positive displacement machines having a cylinder block, a cylindrical bore defined in the cylinder block, a piston reciprocably disposed within the cylindrical bore, and a working fluid within the piston-cylinder lubrication interface to provide a load-bearing function between the piston and the bore wall of the cylinder bore. The method includes providing at least one circumferential groove on a bore wall of the cylindrical bore within the piston-cylinder lubrication interface having an opening facing the piston and that is in fluidic communication with the piston-cylinder lubrication interface so as to contain a portion of the working fluid, and operating the positive displacement machine such that the working fluid enters the cylindrical groove and promotes hydrostatic balancing of pressure of the working fluid within the piston-cylinder lubrication interface..
Purdue Research Foundation
Bridge system adapted for promoting sedimentation
A system providing environmentally friendly pathway tunnel utilizes a bottom configuration with multiple elongated beams and slots. One or more of the beams includes upstanding sedimentation members that are spaced apart along a span of the tunnel.
Contech Engineered Solutions Llc
Chitosan as a biobased barrier coating for functional paperboard products
This invention relates to the composition of a chitosan coated paper wherein the chitosan may be derived from a variety of sources. Methods of using chitosan as a surface coating or pulp additive to tune the properties of paper and paperboard products are also described.
Western Michigan University Research Foundation
Polycrystalline silicon ingot, polycrystalline silicon brick and polycrystalline silicon wafer
The present disclosure provides a polycrystalline silicon ingot, a polycrystalline silicon brick and a polycrystalline silicon wafer. The polycrystalline silicon ingot has a vertical direction and includes a nucleation promotion layer located at a bottom of the polycrystalline silicon ingot, and a plurality of silicon grains grown along the vertical direction, wherein the silicon grains include at least three crystal directions.
Sino-american Silicon Products Inc.
Plasma atomic layer deposition system and method
A gas deposition chamber includes a volume expanding top portion and a substantially constant volume cylindrical middle portion and optionally a volume reducing lower portion. An aerodynamically shaped substrate support chuck is disposed inside the gas deposition chamber with a substrate support surface positioned in the cylindrical middle portion.
Cancer immunology provides promising new avenues for cancer treatment but validation of potential neoantigens to target is costly and expensive. Analysis of mhc binding affinity, antigen processing, similarity to known antigens, predicted expression levels (as mrna or proteins), self-similarity, and mutant allele frequency, provides screening method to identify and prioritize candidate neoantigens using sequencing data.
Personal Genome Diagnostics, Inc.
Method for producing 1,3-propanediol using microorganism variant with deletion of 2,3-butanediol synthetic gene
The present invention relates to a method for producing 1,3-propanediol using a mutant microorganism lacking a 2,3-butanediol synthetic gene, and more particularly to a mutant microorganism wherein a gene encoding lactate dehydrogenase and a gene encoding an enzyme which is involved in 2,3-butanediol synthesis are deleted in a microorganism having the ability to produce 1,3-propanediol from glycerol and wherein a gene encoding pyruvate decarboxylase and a gene encoding aldehyde dehydrogenase are introduced or amplified, and to a method of promoting the production of 1,3-propanediol while inhibiting the production of 2,3-butanediol by using the mutant microorganism. The use of the glycerol-fermenting mutant microorganism according to the present invention can significantly increase the production of 1,3-propanediol while minimizing the production of 2,3-butanediol..
Korea Research Institute Of Bioscience And Biotechnology
Chimeric nucleic acid molecules with non-aug translation initiation sequences and uses thereof
The present disclosure relates to nucleic acid vaccine compositions and methods for preventing or treating pathological conditions, such as cancer or infectious disease. Further, the disclosure provides methods for more efficient production of antigens via mrna containing one or more non-conventional start codons to promote multiplex initiation of translation in eukaryotic cells..
Recombinant construct, recombinant microorganism, recombinant plant cell and providing plant with resistance against dna virus and rna virus
Provided is a strategy for generating transgenic plants with concurrent resistance to dna and rna viruses at one construction, so as to develop an rna-directed dna methylation (rddm) transgenic system using a hairpin construct of ageratum yellow vein virus (ayvv) promoter region residing in an intron to resist dna virus infection by rddm. Furthermore, the hairpin construct of the ayvv promoter region coupled with an untranslatable nucleocapsid protein (np) fragment of melon yellow sport virus (mysv) is created to induce post-transcriptional gene silencing (ptgs) against mysv.
National Chung Hsing University
Composition for promoting chondrocyte differentiation or treating cartilage diseases, containing klf10 expression inhibitor, and promoting cartilage differentiation by using same
The present invention relates to a krueppel-like factor 10 (klf10) gene expression inhibitor promoting cartilage differentiation, and more specifically, to: a composition for promoting chondrocyte differentiation or treating cartilage diseases, containing a klf10 gene expression inhibitor promoting cartilage differentiation and inhibiting the hypertrophy and dedifferentiation of chondrocytes; a cell therapeutic agent containing the composition; a method for promoting cartilage differentiation in bone marrow stem cells, comprising a step of expressing the composition in bone marrow stem cells; and a method for screening a chondrocyte differentiation promoter or a chondrocyte therapeutic agent. The present invention first examined the generation inhibition mechanism of indian hedgehog (ihh) protein of which the molecular biological mechanism has not yet been clearly examined, and ascertained that chondrocyte differentiation is promoted and chondrocyte hypertrophy is inhibited when chondrocyte differentiation is induced by expressing the klf10 expression inhibitor in bone marrow stem cells.
Dongguk University Industry-academic Cooperation F Oundation
Tetracycline resistant eukaryotic cells expressing an nadp-requiring oxidoreductase
Tetx, a tetracycline degrading enzyme, is provided as a selection marker for eukaryotic cells. Polynucleotide molecules containing tetx and dna constructs comprising a tetx under the control of a eukaryotic promoter are provided.
Instituto Tecnológico Y De Estudios Superiores De Monterrey
Genetically modified mesenchymal stem cells that express an exogenous cytotoxic protein
This invention provides a method for treating a subject afflicted with a tumor using genetically modified mesenchymal stem cells, wherein each genetically modified mesenchymal stem cell contains an exogenous nucleic acid comprising (i) a cytotoxic protein-encoding region operably linked to (ii) a promoter or promoter/enhancer combination, whereby the cytotoxic protein is selectively expressed when the genetically modified mesenchymal stem cells come into proximity with the tumor's stromal tissue. This invention further provides genetically modified mesenchymal stem cells for use in this method..
Apceth Gmbh & Co. Kg
Cleaning composition with propellant
Cleaning compositions, which are typically self-adhering in gel form upon application to a hard surface, and which are desirably capable of being applied in aerosol form, are provided. The aqueous-based cleaning compositions include an adhesion promoter, which typically includes one or more organic molecules, each containing at least one hydrophilic group; and an anionic, nonionic, cationic, amphoteric and/or zwitterionic surfactant; and (c) a propellant.
S.c. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Non-corrosive cleaning composition
A cleaning composition, which is self-adhering upon application to a hard surface, is provided. The cleaning composition includes an adhesion promoter, water and a sufficient amount of a basic agent, such that a mixture of the composition with deionized water has a ph of at least about 10.
S.c. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Formulations of copolymers based on alkyl acrylates used as defoamers of heavy and super-heavy crude oils
This invention is directed to a method for defoaming crude oil by the addition of copolymers based on silicone free alkyl acrylics defoamers for crude oils with densities between 10 and 40° api. The alkyl acrylic copolymers at conditions similar to those of gas-liquid separators are efficient foam formation inhibitors in heavy and super-heavy crude oils to reduce foam levels between 15 and 50% faster than non-dosed crude oil.
Instituto Mexicano Del Petroleo
Polymer composition, fibre-composite semi-finished product and the production thereof
The invention relates to a polymer composition and a fiber-composite semi-finished product, the surface thereof being at least partially formed from the polymer composition. The invention also relates to an associated production method for the fiber-composite semi-finished product.
Evonik Degussa Gmbh
Defined composition gene modified t-cell products
Aspects of the invention described herein, concern approaches to make genetically modified t-cells comprising a chimeric antigen receptor for human therapy. In some alternatives, the methods utilize a selection and/or isolation of cd4+ and/or cd8+ t-cells from a mixed t-cell population, such as, peripheral blood or apheresis derived mononuclear cells.
Seattle Children's Hospital (dba Seattle Children's Research Institute)
Sigma-2 receptor ligand drug conjugates as antitumor compounds, methods of synthesis and uses thereof
Methods and compositions for treating cancers such as pancreatic cancer and synovial sarcoma are disclosed. Compounds comprising a sigma-2 receptor-binding moiety and a ferroptosis-inducing moiety are described.
Catalysts for the conversion of synthesis gas to alcohols
A catalyst support for manufacturing a mixture of alcohols from synthesis gas comprises a combination of nickel, molybdenum, at least one metal selected from the group consisting of palladium, ruthenium, chromium, gold, zirconium, and aluminum, and at least one of an alkali metal or alkaline earth series metal as a promoter. The catalyst may be used in a process for converting synthesis gas wherein the primary product is a mixture of ethanol (etoh), propanol (proh), and butanol (buoh), optionally in conjunction with higher alcohols..
Dow Global Technologies Llc
Wastewater separation and purification
Wastewater settlement and purification are described. These descriptions include purification of organically contaminated wastewater in aerobically maintained processes and anaerobically maintained processes.
Synergistic wastewater odor control composition, systems, and related methods therefor
Some aspects of the invention can involve compositions, systems, and related techniques that control or reduce objectionable odor characteristics of a body or a stream of wastewater. The compositions, systems, and related techniques can comprise one or more compounds that adjust metabolic activity of at least a portion of microorganisms in wastewater to inhibit or disfavor the formation of at least one objectionable odorous compound or species and one or more compounds that modify, shift, or promote one or more states or characteristics of one or more objectionable odorous species in wastewater.
Evoqua Water Technologies Llc
Inductively coupled dieletric barrier discharge lamp
A dielectric barrier discharge lamp assembly for a fluid treatment system. The lamp assembly can include an inductive secondary, first and second electrodes coupled to the inductive secondary, and a lamp including a dielectric barrier interposed between the first and second electrodes.
Access Business Group International Llc
Longitudinally guiding driver assistance system in a motor vehicle
A longitudinally guiding driver assistance system in a motor vehicle includes a detection system for detecting currently applying events and relevant events lying ahead, which require an adaptation of the permissible maximum speed, and a function unit which, when detecting a relevant event, while taking into account the location of the relevant event lying ahead, determines a location-dependent point in time, whose reaching causes the function unit to initiate an output of prompt information for permitting an automatic adaptation of the currently permissible maximum speed to a new permissible maximum speed. The function unit is designed, in the case of an activation of the longitudinally guiding driver assistance system, while taking into account a detected currently applying event, to initiate a first output of prompt information for permitting an automatic first setting of the currently applying permissible maximum speed as the new permissible maximum speed..
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft
Longitudinally guiding driver assistance system in a motor vehicle
A longitudinally guiding driver assistance system in a motor vehicle has a first detection system for detecting currently applying events or relevant events lying ahead, which require a change of the permissible maximum speed, a second detection system for detecting the course of the route, and a function unit which, when detecting a relevant event while taking into account the location of the relevant event, determines a location-dependent point in time, whose reaching causes the function unit to initiate an automatic adaptation of the currently permissible maximum speed or an output of a prompt information for permitting an automatic adaptation of the currently permissible maximum speed to anew permissible maximum speed. The function unit is designed to take into account available information concerning the course of the route when determining the location-dependent point in time..
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft
Injection molding method, screw, and injection molding machine
In an injection molding method of fiber reinforced resin of the present invention, a resin accumulation region is provided closer to a downstream side than an injection completion position inside a heating cylinder, an injection pressure is given to molten resin that occupies the resin accumulation region in an injection process of a preceding cycle, and a shear force is given to the molten resin that occupies the resin accumulation region in a plasticizing process of a subsequent cycle. An inside of massive reinforcing fibers f is impregnated with the molten resin by giving a high injection pressure to the molten resin that occupies the resin accumulation region.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Plastic Technology Co., Ltd.