|| List of recent Radiation-related patents
| Device and procedure to treat presbyopia|
A treatment apparatus for surgical correction of presbyopia or defective eyesight in an eye of a patient. The treatment apparatus includes a laser device configured to treat lens tissue of the eye by irradiation of pulsed laser radiation with the laser radiation being focused on target points arranged in a pattern within the lens.
| Object information acquiring apparatus|
An object information acquiring apparatus is used which includes a first light source outputting irradiation light delivered to an object, an output unit to which the irradiation light is guided and which includes an opening smaller than a wavelength of the irradiation light, a probe detecting an acoustic wave generated when the object absorbs near-field light output by the output unit, and a signal processing unit acquiring information on an interior of the object from the acoustic wave detected by the probe.. .
| Endoscope system, processor device thereof, and image processing method|
In imaging an oxygen saturation level of blood, measurement light having a wavelength of 450 to 500 nm, b light, g light, and an r light are sequentially taken out of broad band light bb emitted from a xenon lamp. An internal body portion is imaged under irradiation with the measurement, b, g, and r light to obtain image data b1, b2, g2, and r2, respectively.
| Radiation therapy of protruding and/or conformable organs|
A system provided for delivering accelerated partial breast irradiation (apbi) and for delivering a boost to standard whole-breast irradiation (wbi) for the treatment of breast cancer that significantly reduces the risks of adverse cosmetic outcomes and toxicities. This is achieved by a method and device for delivering a uniform radiation dose to the target volume with significantly reduced dose to the non-target volume, skin and chest wall of the ipsilateral breast, and virtually no dose to the contralateral breast, lungs, and heart..
| Method for disposal of radioactive waste|
Provided is a method for disposal of radioactive waste which can reduce the radiation level until the waste can be reused as landfill or the like and which prevents the leakage of radiation nuclides in the ground. The method includes the following: a primary treatment step of turning the radioactive waste into a radioactive waste (primary treated waste) which has a radiation level equal to or less than a reference value via a radiation shielding agent composed of or predominantly composed of a ca-based inorganic compound; and a secondary treatment step of heating to melt the primary treated waste and thereafter cooling the same to glass granules, and then sealing radioactive nuclides in the glass body..
| Compositions comprising an acrylic block copolymer and a uv-curable copolymer and methods of making and using the same|
Disclosed herein are compositions comprising an acrylic block copolymer and a uv-curable copolymer, wherein the composition is capable of being crosslinked by means of ultraviolet radiation. Also disclosed herein are methods of making the compositions disclosed herein, comprising providing an acrylic block copolymer, providing a uv-curable copolymer, heating the acrylic block copolymer, heating the uv-curable copolymer, and mixing them together to form a copolymer blend.
| Organic compositions for repeatedly adjustable optical elements and such elements|
The present invention relates an organic liquid composition comprising a mixture of a first polymer with a linear polymeric chain having two photoactive groups as endgroup; and a second polymer with a multifunctional polymeric chain having at least three photoactive groups, that can reversibly and repeatedly crosslink to form a solid polymer network wherein said liquid composition been crosslinked by irradiation with at least one wavelength l1 and been uncrosslinked at least locally by irradiating the network with at least one other wavelength l2 in order to repeatedly adjust shape and optical properties of said composition in its crosslinked state. The composition is applicable as a starting material for intraocular lenses and for other lenses and optical elements..
| Methods of preventing the development of mucositis and related disorders|
Disclosed is a method of preventing the development of mucositis in a subject undergoing radiation therapy or chemotherapy for a disease in need thereof comprising administering an effective amount of a mammalian target of rapamycin (mtor) inhibitor, such as rapamycin, to the subject. Further disclosed is a method of increasing the lifespan of a normal oral keratinocyte and/or reducing oxidative stress in a normal epithelial cell, wherein the method comprises administering an effective amount of an mtor inhibitor to a subject undergoing radiation therapy or chemotherapy for a disease in need thereof..
| Charged particle beam apparatus, drawing apparatus, and method of manufacturing article|
An apparatus includes: an image sensor including pixels which constitute rows; and a controller configured to control an irradiation operation of irradiating a pixel of the image sensor with a charged particle beam to generate a signal charge, a transfer operation of sequentially transferring, pixel by pixel in a column direction, the signal charge accumulated in the irradiated pixel, and an output operation of outputting the transferred signal charge from the image sensor. The controller is configured to cause a first irradiation operation for a first part of the rows as an irradiated region, a transfer operation of transferring a signal charge generated in the first part to a second part of the rows adjacent to the first part, as a non-irradiated region, and a second irradiation operation for the first part, to be performed sequentially..
| Method to produce light-emitting nano-particles of diamond|
Method to produce diamonds containing nitrogen-vacancy centres from diamonds grown by a high pressure and high temperature process and containing isolated substitutional nitrogen, comprising:—irradiating (12) said diamonds by an electron beam such that the irradiation dose is comprised between 1017 and 1019 electrons per square centimeter;—annealing (14) the irradiated diamonds in vacuum or in a inert atmosphere at a temperature above 700° c. And for at least 1 hour; characterized in that said electron beam has an acceleration energy above 7 mev..
| Base film and pressure-sensitive adhesive sheet provided therewith|
The base film of the invention is a base film of a pressure-sensitive adhesive sheet for laminating onto a semiconductor wafer composed of: (a) a layer of a cured product in which a composition including a polyether polyol urethan(meth)acrylate oligomer and an energy ray curable monomer is cured by energy ray irradiation, and (b) a thermoplastic resin layer. The present invention, by using a surface protection sheet, protects a circuit side of a wafer with bumps, prevents collapse of bumps on the circuit side when grinding the back surface, and prevents generation of dimples or cracks on the grinding surface..
| Structure having specific surface shape and method for manufacturing said structure|
There is provided a structure having convex parts with an average height of 100 nm or more and 1000 nm or less, or concave parts with an average depth of 100 nm or more and 1000 nm or less on a surface thereof. The convex parts or the concave parts thereof are present at an average cycle of 50 nm or more and 400 nm or less in at least one direction.
| Polymer compositions and their use as cable coverings|
The present invention relates to a crosslinked polymer containing polyphenylene sulfide (pss) and an impact modifier, and its use as cable coverings, such as jacket or insulation. The composition contains a crosslinked polymer containing of polyphenylene sulfide (pps) and an impact modifier.
| Fixing device, and image forming apparatus|
A fixing device includes an irradiation section that irradiates a recording medium with light, the recording medium having thereon an image formed by an image forming material to be fixed by absorbing light and being transported along a transporting path, and a preventing member that is provided with a first hole that allows the light to pass therethrough, and prevents the image forming material irradiated with the light from adhering to the irradiation section.. .
| Radiation detecting apparatus and radiation imaging apparatus|
A radiation detecting apparatus is provided. The radiation detecting apparatus includes a pair of rails extending in a channel direction, a plurality of collimator modules provided in the pair of rails and arranged in the channel direction, each collimator module having a plurality of collimator plates arranged in the channel direction, and a plurality of detector modules provided on a radiation outgoing side of the collimator modules and arranged in the channel direction, wherein each of the collimator modules has a pair of alignment pins extending along an irradiation direction, wherein the rails include a surface of placement for each collimator module, the surface of placement formed with one of concave holes and grooves in which first ends of the alignment pins are fitted, and wherein each of the detector modules has one of concave holes and through holes in which second ends of the alignment pins are fitted..
| Lamp for vehicle|
A lamp for a vehicle, and more particularly, a lamp for a vehicle capable of forming a suitable light irradiation pattern and improving chromatic aberration so as to prevent light blindness is provided. In particular, the lamp includes a light source unit including at least one light source, a shield unit configured to block a part of the light irradiated from the light source unit by one or more light blocking portions formed to have an outer circumferential end (curved end) toward an optical axis of the light source unit, and a lens unit configured to irradiate the light passing through the shield unit to the outside..
| Image reading device and image forming apparatus|
In an image reading device, a movable part provided below a document platen in a housing is moved in a sub scanning direction. A reflection control part extending along a movement range of the movable part is fixed to the housing near the movable part.
| Endoscope system, processor device thereof, and image processing method|
In an oxygen saturation level measurement mode, a color image sensor images an internal body portion alternately irradiated with measurement light and normal light. A normal image is produced from image data obtained under irradiation with the normal light.
| Image forming apparatus and image forming method|
An image forming apparatus including: a jetting head that jets, onto a recording medium, a curable ink composition including 3% by mass to 18% by mass, based on a total amount of the ink composition, of a polyfunctional polymerizable compound, and water; a chain gripper that grips a leading end of the recording medium onto which the curable ink composition has been jetted from the jetting head, and conveys the recording medium; and an irradiation device that irradiates light to the recording medium which is conveyed by the chain gripper and onto which the curable ink composition has been jetted.. .
| Image forming apparatus and image forming method|
An image forming apparatus including: a jetting head that jets, onto a recording medium, a curable ink composition including 0.5% by mass or more, based on a total amount of the ink composition, of a water-soluble organic solvent having an sp value of 21 (mpa)1/2 or more, and water; a chain gripper that grips a leading end portion of the recording medium onto which the curable ink composition has been jetted from the jetting head, and conveys the recording medium; an irradiation device that irradiates light to the recording medium which is conveyed by the chain gripper and onto which the curable ink composition has been jetted; and a paper discharge section that accumulates the recording medium to which light has been irradiated by the irradiation device.. .
| Light irradiation molding apparatus and light irradiation molding method|
A light irradiation molding apparatus includes a pair of rubber molds through which light passes, and a light-irradiating means for emitting light from surfaces of the pair of rubber molds to a particulate thermoplastic resin placed in the cavity. The light irradiation molding apparatus relatively and sequentially moves the pair of rubber molds and the light-irradiating means so that an irradiation position of light emitted from the light-irradiating means moves from a melted portion to an unmelted portion of the thermoplastic resin, and the light irradiation molding apparatus sequentially melts portions of the thermoplastic resin..
| Radiation protection material using granulated vulcanized rubber, metal and binder|
A radiation shielding material contains ground scrap tire rubber, granulated iron or other metals of moderate cost, and a suitable binder, such as polyurethane or asphalt. The rubber particles can also have a metallic coating..
| Antimony-free glass, antimony-free frit and a glass package that is hermetically sealed with the frit|
An antimony-free glass comprising teo2 and/or bi2o3 suitable for use in a frit for producing a hermetically sealed glass package is described. The hermetically sealed glass package, such as an oled display device, is manufactured by providing a first glass substrate plate and a second glass substrate plate and depositing the antimony-free frit onto the first substrate plate.
| Radiation shielding structure composition|
Radiation structures formed from a composition including calcium silicate, magnesium or calcium oxides and an acid phosphate are provided. The composition may also include fly ash or kaolin..
| Ultraviolet system for disinfection|
Ultraviolet radiation is directed within an area. The target wavelength ranges and/or target intensity ranges of the ultraviolet radiation sources can correspond to at least one of a plurality of selectable operating configurations including a sterilization operating configuration and a preservation operating configuration..
| Beam data processing apparatus and particle beam therapy system|
A beam data processing apparatus has a plurality of channel data conversion units that convert a plurality of analogue signals outputted from a position monitor into digital signals, a position size processing unit that calculates a beam position, based on voltage information items obtained through processing by the plurality of channel data conversion units, an abnormality determination processing unit that determines the beam position and generates a position abnormality signal, and an integrated control unit that controls the plurality of channel data conversion units in such a way that while a beam is stopped at an irradiation spot, digital signal conversion processing is implemented two or more times; the channel data conversion unit has a plurality of a/d converters, a demultiplexer that distributes analogue signals, and a multiplexer that switches respective digital signals processed by the nd converters so as to output them to the position size processing unit.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus, method for driving the same and radiation imaging system|
A radiation imaging apparatus, comprising a sensor array configured to output a signal in accordance with irradiated radiation, a driving unit configured to output a signal from the sensor array by driving the sensor array, a detecting unit configured to detect irradiated radiation, a control unit configured to control the driving unit to perform first readout to read out a signal corresponding to charge accumulated in the sensor array from the sensor array and perform second readout to further read out a signal from the sensor array at least in a case where the first readout has started during irradiation of radiation, and a processing unit configured to correct the signal obtained by the first readout based on the signal obtained by the second readout.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus and radiation imaging system|
A radiation imaging apparatus including: a detector that includes a detection section in which pixels having a conversion element that converts radiation to an electric charge are arranged in a matrix shape, a drive circuit configured to drive the detection section, and a read circuit configured to output an electric signal that corresponds to the electric charge as image data; a radiation detection unit configured to detect a radiation irradiation state using two detection units that are adjacently arranged in the detection section; and a control unit configured to control operations of the drive circuit and the read circuit in accordance with a detection result obtained by the radiation detection unit, wherein a detection capability by one of the detection units is set to a lower capability than a detection capability at by the other of the detection units.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus and radiation imaging system|
To provide a radiation imaging apparatus and a radiation imaging system that can detect radiation with high accuracy, the radiation imaging apparatus includes: a detection unit in which conversion elements that convert radiation into an electric signal are arranged in a matrix shape; a radiation detection unit configured to detect an irradiation state of radiation; a drive circuit configured to drive the detection unit in accordance with the irradiation state detected by the radiation detection unit; and a radiographing kind setting unit configured to set a radiographing kind, wherein the radiation detection unit changes a radiation detection capability in accordance with the radiographing kind set by the radiographing kind setting unit.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus, method for controlling the same, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium|
A radiation imaging apparatus, comprising a sensor array in which a plurality of sensors configured to output signals corresponding to irradiated radiation, a detection unit configured to detect radiation, a driving unit configured to drive the sensor array, so as to initialize the plurality of sensors for each row repeatedly at least until the detection unit detects irradiation of radiation and to read out signals from the plurality of sensors for each row sequentially, and a processing unit configured to process signals from the sensor array, so as to correct a signal from the sensor on a row, of the plurality of sensors, which has been initialized during the irradiation of radiation, based on a timing of the initialization.. .
| Radiation imaging apparatus and radiation imaging system|
A radiation imaging apparatus comprises: a detector that includes a detection unit in which pixels having a conversion element that converts radiation to an electric charge are arranged in a matrix shape, a drive circuit that drives the detection unit, and a read circuit that outputs an electric signal corresponding to the electric charge as image data; a radiation detection unit that detects a radiation irradiation state at a plurality of positions in the detection unit; and a control unit that controls operations of the drive circuit and the read circuit in accordance with a detection result obtained by the radiation detection unit, wherein the radiation detection unit detects a radiation irradiation state at least at a center region and a peripheral region in the detection unit, and a detection capability at the center region is set to a higher capability than a detection capability at the peripheral region.. .
| Nanocrystalline optically-based neutron irradiation history sensor|
A neutron irradiation history sensor and detection method for detection of thermal neutrons exploit transmutation of 164dy into 165ho and 166er and significant differences in optical properties of dy, ho, and er in order to enable detection of relative fractions of dy, ho, and er and thus the degree and timing of prior thermal neutron exposure that has occurred, providing a tamper-proof forensic record of the prior thermal neutron exposure. The irradiation history sensor and detection method advantageously employ dy-containing nanocrytals (ncs) residing in a transparent host..
| Spectrometer devices|
A spectrometer can include a plurality of semiconductor nanocrystals. Wavelength discrimination in the spectrometer can be achieved by differing light absorption and emission characteristics of different populations of semiconductor nanocrystals (e.g., populations of different materials, sizes or both).
| Composite charged particle beam apparatus and thin sample processing method|
A composite charged particle beam apparatus includes: a fib column irradiating a thin sample with fib; a gib column irradiating the thin sample with gib; a sample stage on which the thin sample is placed; a first tilt unit for tilting the thin sample about a first tilt axis of the sample stage, the first tilt axis being orthogonal to an fib irradiation axis and being located inside a first plane formed by the fib irradiation axis and a gib irradiation axis; and a second tilt unit for tilting the thin sample about an axis which is orthogonal to the fib irradiation axis and the first tilt axis.. .
| Printed circuit baord and method for manufacturing same|
A printed circuit board includes a base, a number of conductive pads, a dielectric layer, an activated metal layer, a first metal seed layer, a second metal seed layer, and a plurality of metal bumps. The conductive pads are formed on the base.
| Method and apparatus for humidifying hair and reducing hair damage|
There is provided with a method for humidifying hair and reducing hair damage that humidifies hair readily and improves hair damage with the use of both positive ions and negative ions. A positive ion generation means for discharging electricity between electrodes applied by a voltage to generate positive ions combined to water molecules and a negative ion generation means for discharging electricity between electrodes applied by a voltage to generate negative ions combined to water molecules are prepared.
| Ultraviolet gradient sterilization, disinfection, and storage system|
Ultraviolet radiation is directed within an area. The storage area is scanned and monitored for the presence of biological activity within designated zones.
| Multi wave sterilization system|
Ultraviolet radiation is directed within an area. The target wavelength ranges and/or target intensity ranges of the ultraviolet radiation sources can correspond to at least one of a plurality of selectable operating configurations including a virus destruction operating configuration and a bacteria disinfection operating configuration.
| Storage device including ultraviolet illumination|
Ultraviolet radiation is directed within an area. Items located within the area and/or one or more conditions of the area are monitored over a period of time.
| Storage device including target uv illumination ranges|
Ultraviolet radiation is directed within an area at target wavelengths and/or target intensities. The target wavelength ranges and/or target intensity ranges of the ultraviolet radiation sources can correspond to at least one of a plurality of selectable operating configurations including a storage life preservation operating configuration, a disinfection operating configuration, and an ethylene decomposition operating configuration..
| Greening roll|
A greening roll includes water-temperature-light controlling part, root growing part, water/root regulating part and seed-stacking part which is located in the water-temperature-light controlling part. The water-temperature-light controlling part is located on the top surface of the greening roll, the water/root regulating part is located on the lower surface of the greening roll, the root growing part is located in the cavity composed by the water-temperature-light controlling part and the water/root regulating part, and the seed-stacking part is located in the cavity of the water-temperature-light controlling part.
| Method for the manufacture of electrodes|
Method for manufacturing an electrode, in particular a negative electrode of an electrochemical cell, comprising the step of: drying a material of the electrode to be dried by means of a temperature gradient, wherein uv irradiation is present during the step of drying.. .
|System and method of treating abnormal tissue in the human esophagus|
An ablation catheter system and method of use is provided to endoscopically access portions of the human esophagus experiencing undesired growth of columnar epithelium. The ablation catheter system and method includes controlled depth of ablation features and use of either radio frequency spectrum, non-ionizing ultraviolet radiation, warm fluid or microwave radiation, which may also be accompanied by improved sensitizer agents..
|Charged-particle beam irradiation device|
A charged-particle beam irradiation device, which irradiates an irradiation target with a charged-particle beam, includes a transport line that transports the charged-particle beam and a rotating gantry that is rotatable about a rotation axis. The transport line includes an inclination portion making the charged-particle beam travel so that the charged-particle beam is inclined to be separated from the rotation axis, and is formed to turn the charged-particle beam in a rotation direction of the rotation axis and to bend the charged-particle beam, which has turned in the rotation direction, toward the rotation axis.
|Radiation therapy apparatus and control method|
According to one embodiment, a radiation therapy apparatus includes a radiation irradiation device, a detector included in a pet scanner, a control unit, and a pet image reconstruction unit. The radiation irradiation device emits a therapeutic radiation.
Compounds and methods for stimulating neurogenesis (e.g., post-natal neurogenesis, including post-natal hippocampal and hypothalamic neurogenesis) and/or protecting neuronal cell from cell death are disclosed herein. In vivo activity tests suggest that these compounds may have therapeutic benefits in neuropsychiatric and/or neurodegenerative diseases such as schizophrenia, major depression, bipolar disorder, normal aging, epilepsy, traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, parkinson's disease, alzheimer's disease, down syndrome, spinocerebellar ataxia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, huntington's disease, stroke, radiation therapy, chronic stress, abuse of a neuro-active drug, retinal degeneration, spinal cord injury, peripheral nerve injury, physiological weight loss associated with various conditions, as well as cognitive decline associated with normal aging, chemotherapy, and the like..
|Combinations for the treatment of diseases involving cell proliferation, migration or apoptosis of myeloma cells, or angiogenesis|
The present invention relates to a pharmaceutical combination for the treatment of diseases which involves cell proliferation, migration or apoptosis of myeloma cells, or angiogenesis. The invention also relates to a method for the treatment of said diseases, comprising co-administration of effective amounts of specific active compounds and/or co-treatment with radiation therapy, in a ratio which provides an additive and synergistic effect, and to the combined use of these specific compounds and/or radiotherapy for the manufacture of corresponding pharmaceutical combination preparations..
|Deposition donor substrate and method for manufacturing light-emitting device|
One surface of a first substrate provided with at least light-absorbing layers separately formed, partition layers each formed between the light-absorbing layers and having an inverse taper shape, and material layers formed on the light-absorbing layers and on the partition layers so that the material layers are separated from each other is disposed to face a deposition target surface of a second substrate; light irradiation is performed from the other surface of the first substrate, only the material layers in regions overlapped with the light-absorbing layers are heated and evaporated to the deposition target surface of the second substrate.. .
|Method of forming patterns|
A method of forming patterns includes (a) coating a substrate with a resist composition for negative development to form a resist film having a receding contact angle of 70 degrees or above with respect to water, wherein the resist composition for negative development contains a resin capable of increasing the polarity by the action of an acid and becomes more soluble in a positive developer and less soluble in a negative developer upon irradiation with an actinic ray or radiation, (b) exposing the resist film via an immersion medium, and (c) performing development with a negative developer.. .
|Pressure sensitive adhesives based on renewable resources, uv curing and related methods|
One embodiment is a pressure sensitive adhesive label or tape that comprises a facestock, and a pressure sensitive adhesive composition disposed on the facestock and the pressure sensitive adhesive composition includes a product made from reacting an epoxidized naturally occurring oil or fat with a dimer acid. Another embodiment of the invention is a method that comprises reacting an epoxidized naturally occurring oil or fat with a dimer acid to form a psa precursor; coating the psa precursor onto a carrier and curing the psa precursor via uv radiation to form a pressure sensitive adhesive..
|Catalytic converter component and process for its manufacture|
In a process for manufacturing a catalytic converter component, a ceramic unit is used that has been prepared by extruding green ceramic product through a die to form an extrusion having a honeycomb substrate structure in which tubular passages extend along the extrusion, the passages bounded by walls dividing adjacent passages from one another. The unit is obtained by cutting off a length of the extrusion and curing and firing it.
|Sanitizing headsets during a period of non-use|
A method for sanitizing headsets during a period of non-use by placing the headsets on a support construct in the form of a rack within which there is a source of ultraviolet radiation. The headsets are mounted straddling the rack, gripping the rack to be secured in place with a resilient biasing force.
|Image forming apparatus|
A light irradiation unit forms an electrostatic latent image pattern on a photosensitive member by irradiating the photosensitive member and a shielding unit with light. A detection unit detects, in a rotation direction of the photosensitive member, timing at which a surface potential of the photosensitive member changes depending on displacement of the electrostatic latent image pattern in an axial direction of the photosensitive member..
An embodiment of the present invention discloses a light-emitting device including a first light source, a second light source, and an optical element. The first light source is configured to emit a first light at a first low temperature and a first high temperature, and has a first hot/cold factor.
|Method and device for inspecting glass substrate of liquid crystal display|
The present invention provides a method and a device for inspecting glass substrate of liquid crystal display. The method includes (1) providing an inspection device, wherein the inspection device comprises a device body, an operation table mounted on the device body, an irradiation lamp mounted to the device body and located above the operation table, and a steam nozzle mounted to the device body and located above the operation table, the operation table having a bearing surface, the bearing surface forming an included angle with respect to the horizon; (2) positioning a glass substrate-to-be-inspected on the bearing surface; and (3) turning on the irradiation lamp and spraying steam through the steam nozzle toward the glass substrate-to-be-inspected and at the same time, performing visual inspection of the glass substrate to which the steam attaches..
|Exposure apparatus, exposure method, and method of manufacturing article|
The present invention provides an exposure apparatus for exposing a shot on a substrate to first pulsed light, the apparatus including an optical element for guiding the first pulsed light to the substrate, an irradiation device configured to irradiate the optical element with second pulsed light having an infrared wavelength which the first pulsed light has less than the second pulsed light has, and a controller configured to control the irradiation device in a process of exposing the shot to the first pulsed light plural times, such that the irradiation device irradiates the optical element with the second pulsed light during at least one period of non-irradiation periods in which the shot is not irradiated with the first pulsed light.. .
|Ink jet recording method and ink jet recording apparatus|
An ink jet recording method uses an ink jet recording apparatus including a plurality of heads arranged in parallel in a first direction, each of which ejects droplets of a different radiation-curable ink composition onto a recording medium, and first light sources provided for corresponding heads so as to be disposed at a predetermined side of the corresponding heads. The first light sources emit active radiation to irradiate the droplets on the recording medium.
|Backlight unit and video display apparatus using the same|
According to one embodiment, a backlight unit is of the edge light type that guides emitted light from a light source to a liquid crystal display panel by a light guide plate for irradiation from the back surface side thereof and includes a controller. The controller is configured so that the degree of irradiation at the center of a video display screen in the liquid crystal display panel is set to be greater than that at the periphery of the screen..
A mounting section (2) for a user to mount on his/her head includes an infrared light irradiation section (5) that irradiates an object to be detected (21) with a predetermined pattern of infrared light and an infrared light detection section (6) that detects the infrared light reflected by the object to be detected (21). The infrared light irradiation section (5) and the infrared light detection section (6) are placed at a predetermined distance from each other.
|Resin curing device|
The present invention provides resin curing device for radiating light to cure light curable resins of different kinds. The device has flash lamp for emitting irradiation light in a wavelength range including at least a wavelength for curing the light curable resins of different kinds, and control section.
|Device for shaping an electron beam of a machine for intraoperative radiation therapy|
The present invention further concerns an automatic method for computing distribution of dose radiated by a iort machine through such device for shaping an electron beam.. .
|Imaging device and method for driving the same|
An imaging device capable of obtaining image data with a small amount of x-ray irradiation is provided. The imaging device obtains an image using x-rays and includes a scintillator and a plurality of pixel circuits arranged in a matrix and overlapping with the scintillator.
|Gauge for dose measurement in radiation therapy and methods for verifying a radiation therapy device|
The invention relates to a measuring device for measuring the radiation dose, and a method for checking a radiotherapy device. The measuring device comprises a water phantom (21), a mechanical device (2, 54) is designed to move the water phantom (21), and a control device (3, 55).
|Methods for reacting cysteine residues in peptides and proteins|
Methods for labeling or modifying cysteine residues in proteins and/or enzymes are disclosed. The methods include the reaction of an o-naphthoquinone methide with a thiol group of a cysteine residue of a protein or enzyme, which can be reversible in preferred embodiments.
|Printed circuit baord and method for manufacturing same|
A printed circuit board includes a base, a circuit pattern, a solder mask, an activated metal layer, a plurality of metal seed layers, and a plurality of metal bumps. The conductive circuit pattern is formed on the base, to include a plurality of conductive pads.
|Methods and apparatus for separating a substrate|
The present invention is further directed to methods and apparatus of separating a continuous thin layer of materials from side wall of a rotating ingot. It can be accomplished by a laser irradiation on the ingot side wall from a tangential direction.