|| List of recent Radiation-related patents
|Synthesis of upconversion nanocomposites for photodynamic therapy|
The present invention refers to a composite material including at least one upconversion particulate material that under near infrared (nir) irradiation emits visible light of a wavelength between 380 and 740 nm, and at least one semiconductor particulate material that can absorb the visible light emitted by the at least one upconversion particulate material and upon absorbance generates reactive species, wherein the at least one upconversion particulate material and the at least one semiconductor particulate material are physiologically acceptable. The upconversion particulate material can comprises nayf4 doped with a one rare earth metal.
|Rotating gantry and particle beam therapy system|
A rotating gantry is characterized in that a shielding material for attenuating a leakage dose of a secondary radiation generated by collision of a charged particle beam with an irradiation subject is provided at a position that is situated at the side opposed to a particle beam irradiation apparatus with respect to the irradiation subject and through which a beam axis of the charged particle beam passes, and wherein the shielding material is disposed in such a way that when the irradiation subject does not exist in the rotating gantry, a beam axis portion thereof that intersects the beam axis of the charged particle beam, is attachable and detachable, or can move in a sliding manner and in the rotation-axle direction of the rotating gantry.. .
|Methods for prediction of clinical response to radiation therapy in cancer patients|
Disclosed are biomarkers, methods and assay systems for the identification of cancer patients who are predicted to respond, or not respond to the therapeutic administration of radiation therapy to treat cancer. Thus, the invention provides a diagnostic paradigm to select cancer patients who will benefit from radiation therapy.
|Display panel and manufacturing method thereof and image display system|
An embodiment of the invention provides a manufacturing method of a display panel. The method includes: providing a first substrate, a second substrate and a liquid crystal layer sandwiched therebetween, wherein the liquid crystal layer is doped with a photopolymerization monomer, and the first substrate has a first surface facing the liquid crystal layer, and the second substrate has a second surface facing the liquid crystal layer; and performing an irradiation process on the liquid crystal layer by using a photomask to polymerize the photopolymerization monomer, so as to form a first alignment layer with a first trench pattern on the first surface and a second alignment layer with a second trench pattern on the second surface..
|Method for forming resin cured film pattern, photosensitive resin composition, photosensitive element, method for producing touch panel, and resin cured film|
The method for forming a resin cured film pattern according to the invention comprises a first step in which there is formed on a base material a photosensitive layer composed of a photosensitive resin composition comprising a binder polymer with a carboxyl group having an acid value of 75 mgkoh/g or greater, a photopolymerizable compound and a photopolymerization initiator, and having a thickness of 10 μm or smaller, a second step in which prescribed sections of the photosensitive layer are cured by irradiation with active light rays, and a third step in which the sections of the photosensitive layer other than the prescribed sections are removed to form a cured film pattern of the prescribed sections of the photosensitive layer, wherein the photosensitive resin composition comprises an oxime ester compound and/or a phosphine oxide compound as the photopolymerization initiator.. .
|Method for neutral beam processing based on gas cluster ion beam technology and articles produced thereby|
A method for neutral beam irradiation derived from gas cluster ion beams and articles produced thereby including optical elements.. .
|Dualistic molecules having uv radiation filtrating ability at wide spectrum and potent damping activity of the reactivity of free radicals (radical scavenging)|
In which n is 1, 2 or 3 and in which r is a carboxyl radical (—cooh) or a sulphonic radical (—so3h); pharmaceutical and/or cosmetic formulation and/or medical device including such a compound; method for synthesising it.. .
|X-ray generator and x-ray imaging apparatus|
Provided is an x-ray generator including an electron passage in an electron-passage forming member; and a target on an insulative substrate. The transmission x-ray generator irradiates the target with electrons that have passed through the electron passage to generate x-rays.
|Ultraviolet-curable ink composition for ink jet and ink jet recording method|
An ultraviolet-curable ink composition for ink jet is for use in an ink jet recording method that includes irradiating the ultraviolet-curable ink composition for ink jet applied to a substrate with ultraviolet radiation that has a peak wavelength in the range of 380 to 405 nm from a semiconductor light source to obtain a cured coating. The product of the light transmissivity (%) of the cured coating at a wavelength of 395 nm and the irradiation energy of the ultraviolet radiation (mj/cm2) is 2.0 or more.
|Processes and systems for laser crystallization processing of film regions on a substrate utilizing a line-type beam, and structures of such film regions|
Process and system for processing a thin film sample, as well as at least one portion of the thin film structure are provided. Irradiation beam pulses can be shaped to define at least one line-type beam pulse, which includes a leading portion, a top portion and a trailing portion, in which at least one part has an intensity sufficient to at least partially melt a film sample.
|Multi charged particle beam writing method, and multi charged particle beam writing apparatus|
A multi charged particle beam writing method includes dividing a maximum irradiation time per a shot into a digit number of first irradiation time periods, each of which is calculated by multiplying a corresponding second gray scale value by the quantization unit, where second gray scale values are gray scale values defined in decimal numbers converted from each digit value of data of binary numbers; dividing second irradiation time periods, which are a part of the first irradiation time periods into third irradiation time periods; dividing irradiation of each beam into the first irradiation steps of the third irradiation time periods and second irradiation steps of the remaining undivided first irradiation time periods; and irradiating a target object, in order, with the multi beams such that the groups are respectively composed of combination of at least two irradiation steps of first irradiation steps and second irradiation steps and the groups continue in order.. .
|Radiation imaging system|
A radiation imaging system includes: a sensor unit including a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix, and configured to convert a radiation into an electric charge and to output a pixel output value; a detecting unit configured to detect an irradiation start of the radiation; and a control unit configured to output image information based on the irradiation of the radiation and to output dark image information for the plurality of pixels.. .
|Eyewear with radiation detection system|
Eyewear having radiation monitoring capability is disclosed. Radiation, such as ultraviolet (uv) radiation, infrared (ir) radiation or light, can be measured by a detector.
|Radiation imaging apparatus and radiation imaging system|
A radiation imaging apparatus comprises a conversion element and a transistor. A drive unit performs a reset operation at a plurality of times, by supplying a conducting voltage to gates of the transistors, successively, one row by one row, an operation of stopping the supplying of the conducting voltage responsive to detecting the irradiation of the radiation to perform an accumulation operation and, after the reset operation, a read out operation.
|Radiation image-pickup device and radiation image-pickup display system|
A radiation image-pickup device includes: a plurality of pixels configured to generate signal charge based on radiation; a first substrate including a transistor configured to read out the signal charge; a second substrate disposed to face the first substrate; a conversion layer provided between the first substrate and the second substrate, the conversion layer being provided for each of the pixels, and being configured to convert the radiation to other wavelength or an electric signal; a partition provided between the first substrate and the second substrate, to partition the conversion layer for each of the pixels; and a radiation shielding layer provided to face the partition.. .
|Electron beam inspection apparatus|
An electron beam inspection apparatus includes an electron beam irradiating unit, an electric field generating unit, an energy analyzing unit, and a detection unit. The electron beam irradiating unit irradiates an electron beam on a sample.
|Laser dicing method|
A laser dicing method includes: placing a workpiece substrate on a stage; generating a clock signal; emitting a pulse laser beam synchronous with the clock signal; switching irradiation and non-irradiation of the workpiece substrate with the pulse laser beam in a unit of light pulse in synchronization with the clock signal to perform first irradiation of the pulse laser beam on a first straight line by controlling the pulse laser beam using a pulse picker; performing second irradiation of the pulse laser beam on a second straight line, which is adjacent to the first straight line in a substantially parallel fashion, after the first irradiation; and forming a crack reaching a workpiece substrate surface on the workpiece substrate by the first irradiation and the second irradiation.. .
|Zeolite membrane composite|
A zeolite membrane composite for use in separation of a highly-permeative component through permeation from a vapor mixture or a liquid mixture comprising multiple components, the zeolite membrane composite comprising an inorganic porous support and a zeolite membrane provided thereon, wherein the zeolite membrane contains zeolite of a cha-type aluminosilicate, and in a x-ray diffraction pattern obtained through irradiation to the zeolite membrane surface with x-ray, a peak intensity at around 2θ=17.9° has a value of less than 0.5 times a peak intensity at around 2θ=20.8° and a peak intensity at around 2θ=9.6° has a value of 2.0 times or more and less than 4.0 times a peak intensity at around 2θ=20.8°.. .
|Grain-oriented electrical steel sheet and method of manufacturing the same|
A grain-oriented electrical steel sheet, on which magnetic domain refining treatment by strain application has been performed, has an insulating coating with excellent insulation properties and corrosion resistance. In a grain-oriented electrical steel sheet, linear strain having been applied thereto by irradiation with a high-energy beam, the linear strain extending in a direction that intersects a rolling direction of the steel sheet, an area ratio of irradiation marks within an irradiation region of the high-energy beam is 2% or more and 20% or less, an area ratio of protrusions with a diameter of 1.5 μm or more within a surrounding portion of the irradiation mark is 60% or less, and an area ratio of exposed portions of steel substrate in the irradiation mark is 90% or less..
|Object information acquiring apparatus and method of controlling object information acquiring apparatus|
An object information acquiring apparatus comprises a light irradiation unit that irradiates an object with light; an acoustic probe that receives an acoustic wave generated within the object; a first data processing unit that generates a first image representing information within the object, on the basis of an acoustic wave received by the acoustic probe; a template acquisition unit that divides the first image into a plurality of regions on the basis of a spatial resolution within the image, and acquires a plurality of pieces of template data according to characteristics of each region after division; and a second data processing unit that performs deconvolution processing using corresponding template data with respect to each of the regions after division to generate a second image.. .
|Self-administrable method, system and apparatus for non-invasive neurostimulation therapy of the brain|
The present invention is a portable non-invasive apparatus, system, and method for performing light therapy or photobiomodulation upon the brain tissues through the nostrils of a living mammalian subject for the medical purpose of stimulating the brain in-vivo. In marked difference to conventionally known therapeutic procedures, the present invention utilizes the intranasal pathway as the point of anatomic access; and follows established principles for the conceptual approach that irradiation of the brain tissue with low level light energy of certain fixed parameters would achieve major therapeutic effects in-vivo.
|Flexible x-ray, detector with optical shape sensing|
The present invention relates to a sensor device for detecting dose of radiation received at the sensor device, the sensor device comprising a flexible body having a cross-section being comparatively small relative to the length of the device, a cladding at the flexible body, the cladding converting incoming radiation into visible light, and an optical shape sensing device disposed within the flexible body and configured to determine a shape of the flexible instrument relative to a reference, the shape sensing device configured to collect information based on its configuration to map an intraluminal structure during a procedure. The present invention further relates to a radiation therapy system including such a sensor device and a method of operating a radiation therapy system including such a sensor device..
|Programmable segmented volumetric modulated arc therapy for respiratory coordination|
The invention designs a segmented short-arc vmat plan, modified from the original vmat plan, to fit the breath-hold interval. The modified vmat of the invention has the advantages of its applicability to different planning systems for variously long arcs and its preprogrammed arc segmentation for summated dose consistency.
|Process for manufacturing a photovoltaic cell|
A method of manufacturing a photovoltaic cell including forming a semiconductor substrate comprising opposite first and second surfaces; forming, on the first surface of the substrate, a first semiconductor area doped by implantation of first dopant elements across the substrate thickness and by thermal activation of the first implanted dopant elements at a first activation temperature; forming, on the second surface of the substrate, a second semiconductor area doped by implantation of second dopant elements across the substrate thickness and by thermal activation of the second implanted dopant elements at a second activation temperature lower than the first activation temperature; at least the thermal activation of the first dopant elements is performed by laser irradiation, the irradiation parameters being selected so that the radiation is absorbed at most down to a depth of the first micrometer of the substrate.. .
|Laser beam irradiation apparatus and method of manufacturing organic light-emitting display device by using the same|
Provided is a laser beam irradiation apparatus. The laser beam irradiation apparatus includes a laser source configured to emit light; a collimator configured to collimate the emitted light; a scanner configured to adjust the collimated light to change an irradiation direction thereof; a first lens part configured to focus the adjusted light to irradiate a laser beam on a sealing part; a camera configured to receive visible light passing through the scanner; a heat sensing part configured to receive infrared (ir) light passing through the scanner; and a control part configured to control a moving direction and an intensity of the laser beam..
|Tissue mimicking phantom and calibration device|
A tissue mimicking phantom for ultrasonic treatment and a calibration device of an ultrasonic treatment device using the phantom are aimed to be provided. In order to dissolve the above-mentioned problems, the tissue mimicking phantom in accordance with the present invention is characterized by including an indicator agent which is denatured by an increase in temperature and which simulates an ultrasonic treatment effect, and a denaturation sensitivity controlling agent which is a different component from that of the indicator agent, which serves as a nucleus of cavitation at the time of ultrasonic irradiation, and which supports the increase in temperature and the denaturation of the indicator agent.
|Actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition, resist film using the same, pattern forming method, manufacturing method of electronic device and electronic device|
There is provided an actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition, having: (a) a resin having a repeating unit represented by formula (i); (b) a compound capable of generating an acid upon irradiation with an actinic ray or radiation; and (c) a resin having at least one repeating unit (x) out of a repeating unit represented by formula (ii) and a repeating unit represented by formula (iii) and containing substantially neither fluorine atom nor silicon atom, wherein the content of the repeating unit (x) is 90% or more by mole based on all repeating units in the resin (c).. .
|Controlled microwave assisted synthesis of functionalized silica nanoparticles|
A method of synthesizing silica nanoparticles. The method includes hydrolyzing a silica precursor to form a plurality of monomers, each monomer of the plurality comprising a microwave reactive silicon species.
|Method of marking material and system therefore, and material marked according to same method|
A method of forming one or more protrusions on an outer surface of a polished face of a solid state material, said method including the step of applying focused inert gas ion beam local irradiation towards an outer surface of a polished facet of a solid state material in a way of protruding top surface material; wherein irradiated focused inert gas ions from said focused inert gas ion bean penetrate the outer surface of said polished facet of said solid state material; and wherein irradiated focused inert gas ions cause expansive strain within the solid state crystal lattice of the solid state material below said outer surface at a pressure so as to induce expansion of solid state crystal lattice, and form a protrusion on the outer surface of the polished face of said solid state material.. .
|Treating cancer with atr inhibitors|
This invention relates to methods and compositions for treating pancreatic cancer. More specifically, this invention relates to treating pancreatic cancer with certain atr inhibitors in combination with gemcitabine and/or radiation therapy.
|Immunogenic treatment of cancer|
The present invention provides an immunomodulator for use in the treatment and/or control of a neoplastic disease in a patient intended to undergo immunogenic cell death therapy simultaneously, separately or sequentially with administration of the immunomodulator. The therapy can be selected from microwave irradiation, targeted radiotherapy, embolization, cryotherapy, ultrasound, high intensity focused ultrasound, cyberknife, hyperthermia, radiofrequency ablation, cryoablation, electrotome heating, hot water injection, alcohol injection, embolization, radiation exposure, photodynamic therapy, laser beam irradiation, and combinations thereof..
|Vehicle decorative component and vehicle decorative component installing method|
A vehicle decorative component functions as a decorating illumination while harmonizing with peripheral members. In a light emitting ornament having a light emitting region that emits light and a non-light emitting region adjacent to the light emitting region, the light emitting region includes an irradiation body including a lamp and a light guiding body, an ornament base material through which the light emitted from the irradiation body is transmitted at a front position of the irradiation body, and a decorative film formed at a front position of the ornament base material and exposed on the vehicle interior side, the decorative film through which the light transmitted through the ornament base material is capable of being transmitted, and a decoration style of a surface of the decorative film exposed on the vehicle interior side is the same as a decoration style of a surface of the non-light emitting region..
|Irradiation device and image-reading device|
An irradiation device increasing the lighting depth and facilitating the assembling is provided. A transparent bar-shaped light guide having leds disposed near ends thereof includes a first prism group and a first reflector, and, a second prism group and a reflector which are provided so as to extend in a lengthwise direction and which diffuse and reflect light.
|Lighting device for inspection and lighting method for inspection|
In order to make it possible for a difference between a defect and a normal part, such as contrast, to appear, a lighting device for inspection is provided with: a surface light source that emits inspection light; a lens that is provided on a light axis of the inspection light emitted from the surface light source, and between an inspection object and the surface light source; and a first diaphragm that is provided between the lens and the surface light source or the inspection object, wherein: the surface light source and the lens are set such that an image plane on which the surface light source is imaged is present near the inspection object; and the first diaphragm is set such that the central axis of an irradiation solid angle determined by a part of the inspection light is parallel to the light axis.. .
|Drive control method of optical coherence tomography apparatus|
A drive control method of an sd-oct system which includes a light source including an sld, which is a superluminescent diode, and a drive control unit that drive-controls the sld, and a spectroscope including a linear sensor, and performs a spectroscopic process on returned light, which is emitted from the light source and passes through a reference optical system and an irradiation optical system, by using the spectroscope and obtains an optical coherence tomographic image based on spectrum information of light obtained by the spectroscopic process. When the drive control unit generates a drive waveform having three or more current values and periodically changes the drive waveform to one of the current values, the period is set to an integer multiple of a period in which the linear sensor acquires the spectrum information and a spectral shape is controlled to be a shape required by the sd-oct system..
|Variable transmittance optical filter and uses thereof|
Variable transmittance optical filters capable of transitioning from a light state to a dark state on exposure to uv radiation and from a dark state to a light state with application of an electric voltage are provided. The optical filters comprise a switching material that comprises one or more chromophores that have electrochromic and photochromic properties..
|Measurement plate for maldi mass spectrometry|
A measurement plate 10 for maldi mass spectrometry consists of a base plate 11 having an upper surface and a carbon sheet 12 laid on at least a portion of the upper surface. The carbon sheet 12 is a highly-oriented graphite sheet with the orientation direction being parallel to the upper surface.
|Substrate cutting device using laser beam|
It is intended to enable a substrate made of a thick plate material with a high laser beam absorption rate to be easily processed by means of boring or so forth in a short time. The present device includes a work table (2) on which a substrate is disposed, a laser beam output section (15), a rotation unit, a beam focusing unit and a scan unit.
|Charged particle beam irradiation apparatus|
The purpose of the present invention is to provide a charged particle beam irradiation apparatus of a relatively simple structure which performs cooling on a sample or a sample stage. An aspect of the present invention comprises: a charged particle source; a sample stage; and a driving mechanism that comprises a transmission mechanism which transmits a driving force to move the sample stage.
A boding device includes a light guiding part that guides laser beam oscillated from a laser oscillator, a bonding head that heats a chip with the laser beam, and a bonding head moving part that moves the bonding head between a supply position and a bonding position. The laser oscillator is separated from the bonding head.
A portable, self-contained, irradiation apparatus for photodynamic treatment of the vulva and/or the anus which comprises: a treatment surface 2 capable of conforming to the area of the vulva and/or anus to be treated, an illumination system 4 for directing light onto a treatment area of the vulva and/or anus and a power source 18 for the illumination system; wherein the illumination system is arranged to provide light at fluence rates of 50 mw/cm2 or below.. .
|Method of using laser-induced optoacoustics for the treatment of drug-resistant microbial infections|
The present invention is related to novel functional antibody coated nanoparticles, and the preparation method thereof. The functional antibody coated nanoparticles according to the present invention can be used as photothermal agents to effectively inhibit the growth of microbes including drug-resistant strains and biolfilm with laser irradiation..
|Subject information accumulating apparatus|
The subject information accumulating apparatus includes compression plates configured to compress a subject, an irradiation unit configured to apply light, an acoustic wave detector configured to receive acoustic waves generated within a subject and to output an electric signal, and a controller configured to perform control so that an acoustic wave image and pressure information are displayed on a display unit.. .
|Brachytherapy seed with fast dissolving matrix for optimal delivery of radionuclides to cancer tissue|
A system, method and device for treating tumor cells utilizing a resorbable therapy seed made up of microspheres containing a beta- or alpha-particle-emitting radiation source and a resorbable polymer matrix. These seeds are implanted within the tumor and then rapidly dissolved so as to release the microspheres from the polymer matrix.
|Particle beam irradiation apparatus and particle beam therapy system|
A scanning power source that outputs the excitation current for a scanning electromagnet and an irradiation control apparatus that controls the scanning power source; the irradiation control apparatus is provided with a scanning electromagnet command value learning generator that evaluates the result of a run-through, which is a series of irradiation operations through a command value for the excitation current outputted from the scanning power source, that updates the command value for the excitation current, when the result of the evaluation does not satisfy a predetermined condition, so as to perform the run-through, and that outputs to the scanning power source the command value for the excitation current such that its evaluation result has satisfied the predetermined condition.. .
|Pattern forming method, actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition, resist film, method for manufacturing electronic device, and electronic device|
There is provided a pattern forming method, including: (a) forming a film by an actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition containing: (a) a resin capable of increasing polarity by an action of an acid to decrease solubility in an organic solvent-containing developer, (b) a compound capable of generating an acid upon irradiation with an actinic ray or radiation, (c) a solvent, and (d) a resin, which contains substantially no fluorine atom and silicon atom and is other than the resin (a), (b) exposing the film; and (c) performing development using the organic solvent-containing developer to form a negative type pattern, wherein a receding contact angle of water on the film formed by (a) is 70° or more.. .
|Pattern forming method, actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition, resist film, manufacturing method of electronic device using the same and electronic device|
There is provided a pattern forming method comprising (1) a step of forming a film by using an actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition containing (a) a resin containing an acid-decomposable repeating unit and being capable of decreasing the solubility for an organic solvent-containing developer by the action of an acid, (b) a compound capable of generating an acid upon irradiation with an actinic ray or radiation, (c) a compound capable of decomposing by the action of an acid to generate an acid, and (d) a solvent; (2) a step of exposing the film by using an actinic ray or radiation, and (4) a step of developing the exposed film by using an organic solvent-containing developer to form a negative pattern.. .
|Precoating methods and compositions|
Methods and compositions for precoating a substrate. The method comprises: applying to the substrate a curable precoat forming high solids composition comprising: uv curable resin forming components and a photoinitiator system; and applying uv radiation to cure the curable precoat forming component.
|Pyrrolidine- substituted flavone derivatives for prevention or treatment of oral mucositis|
Or pharmaceutically acceptable salts, solvates, stereoisomers or diastereoisomers thereof or pharmaceutical compositions containing the compounds of formula (i) for use in the prevention and/or treatment of oral mucositis caused by cancer therapy such as radiation therapy.. .
|Methods of blocking ultraviolet radiation and promoting skin growth using terpenes and terpenoids|
The present invention provides methods of treating humans and animals with terpenes and terpenoids in order to rejuvenate the skin and increase the protective layer against irradiation by ultraviolet radiation (uvr). More specifically it provides terpenes and terpenoids as ingredients that work as persistent uvr blockers.
|Air-surface disinfection system, unit and method|
A system, unit, device and method are shown for providing substantially simultaneous disinfection of bacteria or other pathogens in air passing through the system using c-band ultraviolet radiation from an ultraviolet light source and that is also capable of substantially simultaneous and efficient disinfecting air and surfaces outside the device using the same ultraviolet light source.. .
|Photomultiplier and detection systems|
The invention provides a switchable photomultiplier switchable between a detecting state and a non-detecting state including a cathode upon which incident radiation is arranged to impinge. The photomultiplier also includes a series of dynodes arranged to amplify a current created at the cathode upon detection of photoradiation.
|Ebeam tomosynthesis for radiation therapy tumor tracking|
A system for tracking tumors during radiotherapy for interleaving treatment pulses with imaging pulses is disclosed. The system includes a multisource scanning ebeam x-ray tube having a plurality of focal spots.
|Neutron detection using poisson distribution comparison independent of count rate based on correlation signals|
Embodiments are directed to comparison-based methods of conditionally assessing the excess in correlation of an unknown neutron count measurement compared to the correlation present in a data defined as background, and to providing a technical definition of excess correlation intended to properly handle the measured excess correlation. The degree of correlation between an unknown source and background can be used to prevent masking of neutron count data for the source by background radiation..
|Production of molybdenum-99 using electron beams|
An apparatus for producing 99mo from a plurality of 100mo targets through a photo nuclear reaction on the 100mo targets. The apparatus comprises: (i) an electron linear accelerator component; (ii) an energy converter component capable of receiving the electron beam and producing therefrom a shower of bremsstrahlung photons; (iii) a target irradiation component for receiving the shower of bremsstrahlung photons for irradiation of a target holder mounted and positioned therein, the target holder houses a plurality of 100mo target discs.
|Illuminating device using coherent light source|
A laser beam (l50) generated by a laser light source (50) is reflected by a light beam scanning device (60), and irradiated onto a hologram recording medium (45). On the hologram recording medium (45), an image (35) of a scatter plate is recorded as a hologram by using reference light that converges on a scanning origin (b).
|Light-emitting device, illuminating device, vehicle headlamp, and method for producing light-emitting device|
A headlamp disclosed includes: a laser diode for emitting a laser beam; a light emitting section including a fluorescent material which emits light in response to excitation light emitted from the laser diode; a light-transmitting heat conducting member which is provided so as to face a laser beam irradiation surface of the light emitting section and receive heat of the light emitting section; and an adhesive layer filling a gap between the heat conducting member and the laser beam irradiation surface. This arrangement improves efficiency of the heat conducting member in absorbing the heat of the light emitting section, and consequently cools the light emitting section efficiently..
|Radiation generating apparatus and a method of generating radiation|
Radiation generating apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a first radiation generating source for generating radiation comprising a first range of wavelengths, a second radiation generating source for generating radiation comprising a second range of wavelengths and a photoluminescent material which is arranged to absorb radiation in the first and second wavelength range and generate radiation comprising a third range of wavelengths.
|Illuminating method using coherent light source|
A laser beam (l50) generated by a laser light source (50) is reflected by a light beam scanning device (60), and irradiated onto a hologram recording medium (45). On the hologram recording medium (45), an image (35) of a scatter plate is recorded as a hologram by using reference light that converges on a scanning origin (b).
|Image reading device|
An image reading device having a conveying unit for conveying an irradiated member that has a hologram area in a conveying direction; a first light source for applying light to an irradiated part in the hologram area; and a second light source separated from the first light source along the conveying direction and applying light to an irradiated part in the hologram area when the hologram area is conveyed by a prescribed distance. An irradiation angle at which the irradiated part is irradiated with the light of the first light source is made to be different from an irradiation angle at which the irradiated part is irradiated with the light of the second light source when the hologram part is conveyed by the prescribed distance.
|Method for formation of radiometric images and an antenna for implementation of the method|
A method of radiometric image generation is provided using a series of isochronous revolutions of a multi-beam antenna with a dispersion characteristic. The antenna is combined with a multi-channel receiver with frequency channel separation to form an imaging unit.
|Split magnetic resonance imaging system|
A magnetic resonance imaging (mri) system includes a split magnet system having a pair of mri magnet housings separated by gap. A pair of main mri magnets are disposed within respective mri magnet housings.
An imaging element includes: a plurality of photoelectric converting elements that receive irradiation of light and convert the light into electrical charges; and a color filter layer which has a red filter, a green filter, and a blue filter which are respectively provided for the photoelectric converting elements. Partition walls having a lower refractive index than those of the red filter, the green filter, and the blue filter are provided only around the peripheries of the red filters..
|Droplet generator with actuator induced nozzle cleaning|
Systems (and methods therefor) for generating euv radiation that comprise an arrangement producing a laser beam directed to an irradiation region and a droplet source. The droplet source includes a fluid exiting an orifice and a sub-system having an electro-actuatable element producing a disturbance in the fluid.
|Radiation image capturing system and radiation image capturing apparatus|
Disclosed are a radiation image capturing system and a radiation image capturing apparatus. According to one implementation, the radiation image capturing system includes the radiation image capturing apparatus and a console.
|Method to control the environment in a laser path|
A method of controlling the environment intermediate a laser head and a targeted portion of a bore wall to remove solid material at the wall includes running an umbilical into the bore to position the head, irradiating the targeted portion of the wall using laser light, sensing a light spectrum resulting from irradiation of the solid material, comparing the sensed light spectrum to a light spectrum corresponding to favorable irradiation of the solid material, adjusting the rate of introduction of a laser-compatible material to displace laser-incompatible materials from the laser light path to obtain more favorable irradiation of the solid material. The method enable the conservation of the source of the laser-compatible material or improved irradiation of the solid material for solid removal by using the laser to cut, heat, fracture or melt the solid material..
|Reactor usable for decontamination of fluids and method of use|
The invention relates to a method for the decontamination of contaminated liquid, as well as a reactor for implementing a decontamination method. The method comprises a step of mixing the contaminated liquid under stirring with at least one persulphate ion with the exception of ammonium persulphate, and at least iron, an iron atom or an iron ion in its ferrous or ferric form at a concentration between 50 μm and 600 μm, preferably between 100 μm and 400 μm, a second step in which the mixture obtained is subjected for a sufficient time to at least one uv/visible irradiation having a narrow wavelength spectrum comprised between 153 nm and 560 nm..
|Charged particle beam irradiation device|
A charged particle beam irradiation device configured to irradiate a subject to be irradiated with a charged particle beam, including: an accelerator configured to accelerate charged particles and emit the charged particle beam; a gantry in which an irradiation unit for irradiating the subject with the charged particle beam is disposed; an irradiation table on which the subject is positioned; and a transportation line that includes an energy selection system for adjusting energy of the charged particle beam, and transport the charged particle beam to the irradiation unit from the accelerator. The transportation line is linearly formed up to the gantry from the accelerator, and at least a part of the energy selection system is disposed in the gantry, and a shield member configured to shield a radiation beam is provided between the energy selection system, which is disposed in the gantry, and the irradiation table..
|Radiation therapy guided using gamma imaging|
Radiation therapy of a lesion within a patient is guided to take into account movement of the lesion caused by respiration and/or cardiac effects by using mri or other imaging system suitable for locating the lesion to image the patient while on the treatment support and using a gamma imaging system responsive to a radiation source preferentially taken up by the lesion and registered with the mri so as to monitor movement of the lesion in real time and thus guide the beam of the rt.. .
This technology relates generally to 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. Various compounds are disclosed herein.