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|Method of providing a printed circuit board using laser assisted metallization and patterning of a microelectronic substrate|
A method of providing a printed circuit board, a printed circuit board formed according to the method, and a system comprising the printed circuit board. The method comprises: providing a microelectronic substrate; providing a via-defining substrate by providing via openings in the substrate using laser irradiation; providing a laser activatable film on the via-defining substrate; and providing interconnects on the via-defining substrate.
The present invention provides a solution increasing illuminance of the irradiation surface in a vicinity of the optical axis and suppressing the generation of the yellow ring phenomenon. The present invention is for a light emitting device 1 having a light emitting element 2 and a light control member 3, the light control member has a light incident surface 31 and light emitting surface 32, when the intersection point of the optical axis and a light emitting surface of the light emitting element 2 is defined as a base point, an angle formed by the optical axis and a line connecting the base point and an optional point is defined as α1, and distance between the optional point of the light incident surface and the base point is defined as d1, for the light incident surface, the distance d1 is increasing as increasing the angle α1 if the angle α1 is 0≦α1<β1 (radian), and the distance d1 is decreasing as increasing the angle α1 if β1β2 α1<(p/2) (radian).when an angle formed by the optical axis and a line connecting the base point and an optional point of the light emitting surface is defined as α1α2 and distance between the optional point of the light emitting surface and the base point is defined as d2, for the light emitting surface, the distance d2 is decreased in range of 0≦a2< predetermined angle ?2 (radian), and the distance d2 is increased in range of ?2≦a2<(p/2) (radian)..
Asia Bridge Japan Co., Ltd.
|Active device structure and fabricating method thereof|
An active device structure and a method of fabricating an active device are provided. The active device structure includes a gate, an oxide channel layer, a source, a drain and a high power deposited insulation layer.
Au Optronics Corporation
|Method for evaluating concentration of defect in silicon single crystal substrate|
A method for evaluating concentration of defect in silicon single crystal substrate, defect being formed by particle beam irradiation in silicon single crystal substrate, including the steps of: measuring a resistivity of silicon single crystal substrate, followed by irradiating silicon single crystal substrate with particle beam, re-measuring resistivity of silicon single crystal substrate after irradiation; determining each carrier concentration in silicon single crystal substrate before and after irradiation on basis of measured results of resistivity before and after particle beam irradiation to calculate rate of change of carrier concentration; and evaluating concentration of vv defect on basis of rate of change of carrier concentration, vv defect being made of a silicon atom vacancy and being formed by particle beam irradiation in silicon single crystal substrate. The method can simply evaluate concentration of vv defect formed in silicon single crystal substrate by particle beam irradiation..
Shin-etsu Handotai Co., Ltd.
|Display device, electronic apparatus and driving display device|
The signal processing unit 20 includes a pixel index value calculating unit that calculates a pixel index value based on an input signal for each pixel 48, a chunk determining unit that performs consecutiveness determination which determines whether or not a pixel 48, having a pixel index value between an upper boundary value and a lower boundary value is consecutive from the starting pixel, and determines consecutive pixels as a chunk, a chunk index value calculating unit that calculates a chunk index value, a region index value calculating unit that calculates a region index value of a target region, and a light irradiation amount deciding unit that compares the chunk index value with the region index value, and decides the irradiation amount of the light of the light source unit in the target region based on the one by which the irradiation amount of the light is increased.. .
Japan Display Inc.
|Prediction of critical work load in radiation therapy workflow|
A method and related system for supporting task scheduling. Completion times of tasks of a process are predicted based on historical data held in a database (his).
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
|Setup of sipm based pet detector using lso background radiation|
Systems and methods for configuring a radiation detector are provided. A first event is detected at a first scintillator crystal of a first detector unit.
Siemens Medical Solutions Usa, Inc.
|A for fatigue testing of photochromic, fluorescent or phosphorescent dye/dyes, or of a mixture of at least two of them, and a device for carrying out this method|
A method and a device for fatigue testing of photochromic, fluorescent or phosphorescent dye/dyes or of a mixture of at least two of them, in which a sample (3) containing photochromic, fluorescent or phosphorescent dye/dyes or a mixture of at least two of them is exposed to a predetermined number of cycles of luminous exposure to an excitation light beam (81), which evokes a color response of the photochromic, fluorescent or phosphorescent dye/dyes or of the mixture of at least two of them in the sample (3). Before and/or during and/or after each predetermined exposure to the excitation light beam (81), the sample (3) containing the photochromic, fluorescent or phosphorescent dye/dyes or of the mixture of at least two of them is exposed at least once to irradiation by an exposure light beam (71), due to which the dye/dyes is/are subject to fatigue loading.
Technicka Univerzita V Liberci
|Ionizing radiation resistant polycarbonate resin composition and article comprising the same|
A polycarbonate resin composition includes: a polycarbonate resin; a polyalkylene glycol compound; and an organic-inorganic hybrid pigment, and has a yellow index (yi) of about −2 to about 4 after irradiation with gamma rays, as measured in accordance with astm d1925 after irradiating an about 3 mm thick specimen with gamma rays at about 25 kgy and leaving the specimen for 7 days. The polycarbonate resin composition can exhibit excellent properties in terms of color and impact resistance after being irradiated with ionizing radiation..
Samsung Sdi Co., Ltd.
|Photopolymerizable composition, photopolymerizable inkjet ink, and ink cartridge|
A photopolymerizable composition, which includes a photoradical polymerization initiator and photopolymerizable monomers containing glycerol dimethacrylate, where an amount of the glycerol dimethacrylate in the photopolymerizable monomers is 25% by mass or greater, and pencil hardness of a cured product is f or harder, where the cured product is formed by curing a coating film through irradiation with light of a wavelength region corresponding to a uva region, with a light to dose of 800 mj/cm2, where the coating film is formed by coating the photopolymerizable composition on a base so as to have an average thickness of 30 μm.. .
Ricoh Company, Ltd.
Solvent self-reactions with p(cn)3 to produce films and particles of c3n3p
A material with the empirical formula c3n3p is made by polymerizing p(cn)3 in a polar aprotic solvent such as acetonitrile, by heating, irradiation with ultraviolet light, and/or using a polymerization initiator and/or a catalyst.. .
The Government Of The United States Of America, As Represented By The Secretary Of The Navy
Cookware and cook-packs for narrowband irradiation cooking and systems and methods thereof
A methodology and product or system configurations are provided which allow food to be directly irradiated for cooking applications which involve the impingement of direct radiant energy on food or comestible items. Cooking vessels or cook-packs are used that are optically transmissive in visible or infrared narrow wavelength bands emitted in suitable narrowband cooking or heating systems..
Pressco Ip Llc
Forming apparatus and forming molded article
Provided is a forming apparatus including a base plate, a moving unit that reciprocates relatively to the base plate, an ejection section that includes plural ejection units and that ejects a first droplet and then ejects a second droplet between the first droplets, a first irradiation unit that irradiates the first droplet with light so that the first droplet is cured before the second droplet is ejected, a pair of second irradiation units that are provided in the moving unit with interposing the plural ejection units in the movement direction and irradiates the first droplet and the second droplet with light so that the first droplet and the second droplet are cured, and a control unit that controls the moving unit, the ejection unit, and the second irradiation unit to form a three-dimensional object through stacking layers formed by the cured first and second droplets.. .
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
Membranes for flue gas separation comprising crosslinked, thermally rearranged poly(benzoxazole-co-imide) and preparation method thereof
In accordance with the present disclosure, a crosslinked, thermally rearranged poly(benzoxazole-co-imide) copolymer membrane for flue gas separation can be prepared simply through heat treatment without requiring a complicated process such as chemical crosslinking, uv irradiation, etc. For forming a crosslinked structure and a membrane for flue gas separation prepared therefrom exhibits superior permeability and selectivity.
Non-invasive and non-ablative soft tissue laser therapy
A laser irradiation system, method, and apparatus that can generate optical energy at a specific or a range of wavelengths, power levels, and beam profiles, among others, to treat acute or chronic inflammation, wounds, and autoimmune deficiency conditions without ablating the target tissue or surrounding tissue. In one aspect, the light beam of the laser irradiation system, method, and apparatus can stimulate photoreceptors within a cell, thereby initiating a cascade of secondary cellular metabolic effects and normalizing cellular activity towards homeostasis, among other advantages..
Cross-linking of antioxidant-containing polymers
The present invention relates to methods for making cross-linked, oxidatively stable, and highly crystalline polymeric materials. The invention also provides methods of treating irradiation-cross-linked antioxidant-containing polymers and materials used therewith..
Cambridge Polymer Group, Inc.
Ultraviolet germicidal irradiation system
A modular germicidal light grid system for use inside an air treatment apparatus that has a plenum in which a stream of air is enclosed. The system comprises at least one elongate member and at least one lamp assembly.
Combining anti-hla-dr or anti-trop-2 antibodies with microtubule inhibitors, parp inhibitors, bruton kinase inhibitors or phosphoinositide 3-kinase inhibitors significantly improves therapeutic outcome in cancer
The present invention relates to combination therapy with drugs, such as microtubule inhibitors, parp inhibitors, bruton kinase inhibitors or pi3k inhibitors, with antibodies or immunoconjugates against hla-dr or trop-2. Where immunoconjugates are used, they preferably incorporate sn-38 or pro-2pdox.
Combination of pyridoxine, folic acid and magnesium ions for treating cancer
The present invention relates to a new composition, made up of pyridoxine, folic acid and magnesium ions in chloride salt form for the manufacture of a medicinal product for treating cancer with the right combination of these active ingredients, which cover the 360 degree spectrum in the brain, as regards regulation of the synthesis of the four main neurotransmitter in the brain, working by virtue of the combination with the required proportions of the substances proposed herein, restoring normal tissue behaviour at the site, eliminating malignant and benign tumors without the need to use destructive methods such as chemotherapy, radiation therapy and organ harvesting. Said composition may be administered intravenously or in the form of tablets or syrup..
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Contact lens for cornea-correction crosslinking
A contact lens for cornea-correction crosslinking made of an ultraviolet transmitting material includes, on a cornea contact side, a pressing region projecting in a convex curved-surface shape at a position corresponding to the center of a corneal dome to be pressed and a relief region constituted by an annular concave portion in a circular arc shape, encircling the outer periphery of the pressing region. The contact lens corrects at least naked eye vision or keratoconus cornea by pressing both regions to the cornea and changing its shape.
X-ray diagnostic apparatus, and adjusting irradiation range of x-ray diagnostic apparatus
An x-ray diagnostic apparatus according to this embodiment includes: a memory circuitry configured to store a program; and a processing circuitry configured to read the program from the memory circuitry, and execute the program, wherein the processing circuitry is configured to identify a predetermined three-dimensional region of a patient at a predetermined position based on multiple x-ray images taken in at least two directions, and adjust an x-ray irradiation range based on the identified three-dimensional region and on system position information that includes irradiation position information where the patient is irradiated.. .
Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
Radiographic image shooting system
A radiographic image shooting system includes: a shooting stand configured to include a holder capable of being loaded with radiographic image shooting devices; an irradiation device configured to be capable of emitting radiation to the radiographic image shooting devices loaded in the holder; and a console configured to control shooting based on selected shooting order information and composite images acquired from the radiographic image shooting devices to produce a long image, wherein when the selected shooting order information is shooting order information, the console creates a first shooting condition key, the console determines the number of the images for use in the production of the long image, and creates newly a number of second shooting condition keys, and the console links the images acquired from the radiographic image shooting devices with the second shooting condition keys, and links the long image with the first shooting condition key.. .
Konica Minolta, Inc.
Photoacoustic apparatus and image processing method
A photoacoustic apparatus is used which includes: a receiving element receiving acoustic wave from an object; a processor generating image data inside of the object; a changer changing irradiation positions of light on the object; and a wide-area image acquirer of the object, wherein the processor generates, for the irradiation positions, a local-area image of the object corresponding to the irradiation position, and based on a comparison between a plurality of local-area images obtained for the irradiation positions and a comparison between the plurality of local-area images and the wide-area image, integrates the plurality of local-area images.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Image analysis device, image analysis method, program, and illumination device
The present disclosure relates to an image analysis device, an image analysis method, a program, and an illumination device to efficiently acquire an image to be suitably used to analyze skin. An image acquisition unit is included, the image acquisition unit including an illumination unit including a light emitting unit in which a plurality of light emitting elements including at least a light emitting element configured to emit visible light and a light emitting element configured to emit invisible light are packaged, and an image pickup unit configured to capture an image of reflection light generated by causing irradiation light emitted from the illumination unit to be reflected by an analysis target.
Composition and forming conductive pattern, and resin structure having conductive pattern thereon
The present invention relates to a composition for forming a conductive pattern, which is able to form a fine conductive pattern onto a variety of polymer resin products or resin layers by a very simple process, a method for forming the conductive pattern using the same, and a resin structure having the conductive pattern. The composition for forming the conductive pattern, including a polymer resin; and a non-conductive metal compound containing a first metal and a second metal, in which the non-conductive metal compound has a three-dimensional structure containing a plurality of first layers that contains at least one metal of the first and second metals and has edge-shared octahedrons two-dimensionally connected to each other, and a second layer that contains a metal different from that of the first layer and is arranged between the neighboring first layers; and a metal core containing the first or second metal or an ion thereof is formed from the non-conductive metal compound by electromagnetic irradiation..
Lg Chem, Ltd.
Laser liftoff of epitaxial thin film structures
This work provides a new approach for epitaxial liftoff. Instead of using a sacrificial layer that is selectively etched chemically, the sacrificial layer selectively absorbs light that is not absorbed by other parts of the structure.
The Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University
Heat treatment method and heat treatment heating substrate by irradiating substrate with light
First irradiation which causes an emission output from a flash lamp to reach its maximum value over a time period in the range of 1 to 20 milliseconds is performed to increase the temperature of a front surface of a semiconductor wafer from a preheating temperature to a target temperature for a time period in the range of 1 to 20 milliseconds. This achieves the activation of the impurities.
Pos terminal device, commodity recognition method, and non-transitory computer readable medium storing program
A pos terminal device capable of improving a recognition rate in a process for recognizing a commodity irrespective of the surrounding environment is provided. A pos terminal device (1) includes a brightness measurement unit (2), an irradiation unit (4), an image pickup unit (6), and a recognition process unit (8).
Exposure dose homogenization through rotation, translation, and variable processing conditions
A substrate may be disposed on a substrate support in a flood exposure treatment system. A flood exposure dose profile may be selected.
Tokyo Electron Limited
Apparatus for building complex 3d biomimetic scaffolds
A system and apparatus for constructing complex three-dimensional scaffolds that takes advantage of the physical and chemical properties of gelatin-sugar hydrogels. Novel apparatus for building complex three-dimensional scaffolds for biomimetic applications such as in vitro organ growth, using a gelatin/sugar/water gel, ultraviolet radiation, and heat or enzyme are described.
Crosslinkable and crosslinked compositions
Crosslinkable compositions, crosslinked compositions, articles containing these compositions, and methods of making the articles are provided. The crosslinkable compositions, which include two (meth)acrylate copolymers plus a tackifier, are used to form the crosslinked compositions upon exposure to ultraviolet radiation.
3m Innovative Properties Company
High-density compounds for 3d printing
High density compounds that can be used in extrusion-based 3d printing processes and methods for making the same are described. The high-density compounds can be made in the form of filaments by providing a thermoplastic material (such as abs), providing a source of heavy metal (such as bi2o3 powder), compounding the thermoplastic material and the heavy metal source to form high-density compound, and then extruding the high-density compound to form the filament shape.
Production producing n-benzyl-2-(2-nitro-1h-imidazol-1-yl) acetamide
The invention relates to the synthesis of a therapeutic agent which is effective against american trypanosomiasis (chagas disease) caused by the protozoa tripanosoma cruzi and transmitted by blood-sucking insects of the genera triatoma or rhodnius. This synthesis method is carried out in one step, in a solid state.
Ministerio De EducaciÓn
Container sealing apparatus and sealing system
A container sealing apparatus including: a rotating spindle (24); a rotating turret means (38) disposed around the rotating spindle and having pockets (40) along a circular transport path; container support means (42) arranged below the rotating turret means in correspondence with the pockets (40), and which can rotate about the rotating spindle and rotate on their axes; lid pressing means (44) arranged above the rotating turret means in correspondence with the container support means, which can rotate about the rotating spindle and rotate on their axes, and can ascend and descend relative to the container support means; and laser irradiation means (46) capable of rotating about the rotating spindle and adapted to direct laser light toward the container (2), against which the lid (14) has been pressed by the container support means and the lid pressing means, thereby heat welding the lid (14) to the container.. .
Toyo Seikan Co., Ltd.
Headlight light distribution control device and method
Speed of a vehicle is acquired from a speed detecting device, and then a beam switching threshold, according to the acquired speed, of an irradiation direction of a headlight is initially set. When the number of appearance (i.e.
Air condition and lamp control system and method based on light sensing of vehicle
An air condition and lamp control system based on a light sensing of a vehicle may include an illumination sensor configured to detect an amount of irradiation of light irradiated into an interior side of the vehicle to be distinguished in a left and a right, an air condition controller configured to receive a left input voltage and a right input voltage according to the amount of irradiation of light detected by the illumination sensor and to independently compensate for left and right interior temperatures, a voltage amplifier configured to sum the left input voltage and the right input voltage which are transferred from the illumination sensor and to amplify the summed voltage to an amplified voltage, and a lamp controller configured to receive the amplified voltage amplified by the voltage amplifier, to compare the amplified voltage and a prestored lamp operation voltage, and to drive a lamp apparatus.. .
Hyundai Motor Company
Elongated housing, support instrument of elongated housing, and light irradiation device
Provided is an elongated housing which allows easy maintenance without being separated from the device body. The elongated housing, which is accommodated in a device body so that a lengthwise direction thereof becomes a first direction, includes a plurality of first rollers and a plurality of second rollers disposed on a first surface of the elongated housing to be arranged in a row along the first direction; and a plurality of third rollers and a plurality of fourth rollers disposed on a second surface of the elongated housing to be arranged in a row along the first direction, wherein the elongated housing is movably supported between a first state of being accommodated in the device body and a second state of being drawn from the device body in the first direction..
Hoya Candeo Optronics Corporation
Multilayer shrink film with scission layer
Various embodiments of multilayer polymer films and multilayer structures with enhanced tear strength are provided. Also disclosed are processes and systems for producing the disclosed multilayer polymer films.
Device for manufacturing layered object and manufacturing layered object
A device for manufacturing a layered object includes a container, a vibration unit, and an energy beam irradiation unit. The container includes a stage, a wall surrounding the stage, and a lid.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
Laser light irradiation apparatus and laser peening treatment method
An embodiment is to provide a laser light irradiation apparatus and a laser peening treatment method, by which even a member to be processed, existing in a narrow portion, can be easily processed by laser peening. The laser light irradiation apparatus 1 according to the embodiment includes: an optical fiber 2 through which laser light is guided; a condensing lens 3 that is placed on one end of the optical fiber, the condensing lens and the optical fiber defining the light path of the laser light; a guide 4 that retains the optical fiber; and a movement mechanism 5 for changing the position of the optical fiber, wherein the light path of the laser light guided through the optical fiber is emitted at an angle changed to more than 0° and less than 90° with respect to the central axis of the optical fiber by the condensing lens..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
Laser processing system operating by plurality of operation modes
A laser processing system able to realize both reduction of the power consumption and shortening of the cycle time. The laser processing system is provided with a laser oscillator, a laser processing machine which has a movement mechanism which makes the irradiation position of the laser light on the workpiece move, a mode switching part which switches an operation mode of the laser oscillator between a standard-standby mode and an energy saving mode, a movement controller controlling the movement mechanism so as to place the irradiation position at a process start point placed at a non-product region of the workpiece, and a switching controller controlling the mode switching part to switch the operation mode from the energy saving mode to the standard-standby mode when placing the irradiation position at the process start point..
Portal dosimetry systems, devices, and methods
Systems, devices, and methods for dosimetric verification of radiation therapy treatments by selective evaluation of measurement points. Systems, methods, and computer program-products for providing dosimetric verification of radiation therapy treatments by evaluating measurement points using different evaluation criteria..
Varian Medical Systems International Ag
Irradiation device using ionizing radiation, particularly for radiotherapy and/or radiobiology
An irradiation device using ionizing radiation, particularly for radiation therapy and/or radiation biology, simultaneously includes: at least one unit (mer) for emitting ionizing radiation; at least one dose-monitoring unit (mcd); at least one unit for detecting an ionizing radiation dose (mdd); and at least one monitoring and control system (scc). The units (mer, mdd, mcd) and the system (scc) are also intelligently interconnected therebetween so as to engage with one another and form an intelligent monitoring and adjustment loop, such as to controllably, precisely and desirably produce strong doses of ionizing radiation of at least 0.01 gy, having a precision within at least one 1 μgy but preferably 1 n gy, in strong dose rates up to 1000 gy/s with power within a range of 1 to 50 me v in very brief time intervals of at least 0.1 μs, preferably 1 ms..
P M B
Surgical cavity sizers for brachytherapy and intraoperative radiation therapy
Surgical cavity sizers for selecting a radiation applicator for brachytherapy and intraoperative radiation therapy. The surgical cavity sizer has a head portion and a handle portion monolithic to the head portion.
Dumaine Precision Inc.
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Integrated target structure for generating charged particle and driving medical appliance using the same
Provided herein is an integrated target structure for generating charged particles. The integrated target structure according to an embodiment of the present disclosure includes a target layer emitting charged particles depending on an irradiation of a laser beam, an optical component controlling at least one of the laser beam and the charged particles, and a support body supporting the target layer and the optical component using one structure..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
Medical instrument and light-ray treatment device
Provided are a medical instrument capable of operating the entire treatment target site with a single irradiation. The medical instrument is inserted into a living body and performs light irradiation on the treatment target site.
Arai Medphoton Research Laboratories, Corporation
Red light implants for treating osteoporosis
The irradiation may be carried out from a light source located inside the bone. The light may enter the bone via a transmitter located underneath the skin of the patient..
Radiographic imaging system, control method, and storage medium
A radiographic imaging system, which includes a plurality of radiographic imaging apparatuses each configured to acquire a radiographic image and a processing unit configured to combine a plurality of the radiographic images acquired from the plurality of radiographic imaging apparatuses to generate a stitched image, includes a correction image data determination unit configured to determine correction image data based on an irradiation condition of radiation to be emitted from the radiation source, and an image correction unit configured to correct an area of the stitched image corresponding to an area in which the plurality of radiographic imaging apparatuses overlap, by using the correction image data.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Radiation irradiation apparatus
A radiation irradiation apparatus includes a radiation source that irradiates, with radiation, a subject to be examined, a camera that obtains a photographic image of the subject to be examined by performing photography on the subject to be examined, a monitor that displays the photographic image, a housing that houses the radiation source, the camera and the monitor with a display direction of the photographic image directed in a second direction opposite to a first direction that is an irradiation direction of the radiation and a photography direction of the photographic image, and plural grasp units that project in directions different from the first and second directions and are attached to positions of the housing facing each other.. .
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Methods and systems using led sources to create contrast agents for mid-infrared imaging of blood vessels
Novel methods and systems to map the structure of blood vessels and monitor the flow of blood through these vascular networks using thermal imaging techniques. To obtain high contrast thermal images of the vascular structure in tissue, there must be a temperature difference between the blood/blood vessels and surrounding tissue.
The University Of North Carolina At Charlotte
A photoacoustic apparatus comprises a light source; an irradiation unit configured to radiate light from the light source to an object that contains a contrast agent; a receiving unit configured to receive acoustic waves generated when the contrast agent absorbs the light radiated by the irradiation unit and output an electrical signal; a correction processing unit configured to correct a signal strength of the electrical signal, based on a temporal change in a concentration of the contrast agent contained in the object; and an acquiring unit configured to acquire characteristics information on the object, based on the electrical signal that has been corrected by the correction processing unit.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Plant growth control system and method
A plant growth control system is disclosed. The plant growth control system includes: an information collection device, a processor coupled to the information collection device, and a controllable light source.
Interactive projector and interactive projection system
An interactive projector includes a projection section, a detection light irradiation section, an imaging section, and a position detection section adapted to detect a position of the pointing element with respect to the projected screen based on an image, which is taken by the imaging section and includes the pointing element. The detection light irradiation section is disposed so that (i) first contrast in an image taken in the state in which the tip of the pointing element has contact with one position outside the projected screen is lower than a threshold value set in advance, and (ii) second contrast in an image taken in the state in which the tip of the pointing element has contact with an arbitrary position in the projected screen is higher than a threshold value set in advance for distinguishing the pointing element from the projected screen..
Seiko Epson Corporation
Local seal for encapsulation of electro-optical element on a flexible substrate
An electroluminescent display or lighting product incorporates a panel comprising a collection of distinct light-emitting elements formed on a substrate. A plurality of distinct local seals are formed over respective individual light-emitting elements or groups of light-emitting elements.
Global Oled Technology Llc
Led module for the conversion of sunlight or artificial light into electrical energy and manufacturing the same
A light-emitting diode module for the conversion of sunlight or artificial light into electrical energy comprises an array of base leds (e1s; e1p), connected in series to form rows that in turn are connected together in parallel by means of branches leading to output wires on which an inverter (5) for converting the direct current produced by irradiation into alternating current supplied to the electrical grid is provided. Mounted on each of the base leds (e1s; e1p) is mounted a plurality of piled leds (e2s .
A photovoltaic apparatus 10 includes: a plurality of photovoltaic elements 11 having transparent conductive oxide layers 18, 19 and generating electrical power by light irradiation; and power collecting members provided on the front and back of each of the photovoltaic elements 11, wherein the power collecting members on the front sides are provided with finger electrodes 27 and a plurality of metallic conductor wires 28, the finger electrodes 27 formed on top of the transparent conductive oxide layers 18 in parallel by gravure offset printing, the thickness of the finger electrodes 27 formed to be 5 μm or less, the metallic conductor wires 28 orthogonally joined to the finger electrodes 27, and wherein the metallic conductor wires 28 are extended further in one direction and joined to one of the power collecting members provided on the back sides of the adjoining photovoltaic elements 11 to be connected in series.. .
Choshu Industry Co., Ltd.
Semiconductor device having super junction metal oxide semiconductor structure and fabrication the same
A semiconductor device includes: a first base layer; a drain layer disposed on the back side surface of the first base layer; a second base layer formed on the surface of the first base layer; a source layer formed on the surface of the second base layer; a gate insulating film disposed on the surface of both the source layer and the second base layer; a gate electrode disposed on the gate insulating film; a column layer formed in the first base layer of the lower part of both the second base layer and the source layer by opposing the drain layer; a drain electrode disposed in the drain layer; and a source electrode disposed on both the source layer and the second base layer, wherein heavy particle irradiation is performed to the column layer to form a trap level locally.. .
Rohm Co., Ltd.
Manufacturing semiconductor device
A p+ collector layer is provided in a rear surface of a semiconductor substrate which will be an n− drift layer and an n+ field stop layer is provided in a region which is deeper than the p+ collector layer formed on the rear surface side. A front surface element structure is formed on the front surface of the semiconductor substrate and then protons are radiated to the rear surface of the semiconductor substrate at an acceleration voltage corresponding to the depth at which the n+ field stop layer is formed.
Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.
Thermal processing method and thermal processing heating substrate, and susceptor
A semiconductor wafer with (100) plane orientation has two orthogonal cleavage directions. A notch is provided so as to indicate one of these directions.
Screen Holdings Co., Ltd.
Light irradiation type heat treatment manufacturing heat treatment apparatus
A sealing structure is achieved by sandwiching an o ring between an upper chamber window and a chamber side portion and pressing a clamping ring against a top of a peripheral portion of the upper chamber window. Grooving is performed on a lower surface and an upper surface of the peripheral portion of the upper chamber window, to thereby form a plurality of grooves thereon.
Screen Holdings Co., Ltd.
Impurity adding apparatus, impurity adding method, and semiconductor element manufacturing method
An impurity-doping apparatus is provided with: a supporting plate which supports a semiconductor substrate; a wall-like block disposed above the supporting plate floating away from the semiconductor substrate, the wall-like block implements a recess inside so as to establish a space for a solution region containing impurity elements, the solution region is localized on an upper surface of the semiconductor substrate, the upper surface being opposite to an bottom surface facing to the supporting plate; and a laser optical system, configured to irradiate a laser beam onto the upper surface of the semiconductor substrate, through the solution region surrounded by the wall-like block, wherein the impurity elements are doped into a part of the semiconductor substrate by irradiation of the laser beam.. .
Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.
Multi charged particle beam writing apparatus, and multi charged particle beam writing method
A multi charged particle beam writing apparatus includes a dividing circuitry to divide first irradiation time data into k pieces of second irradiation time data, where each of the k pieces of second irradiation time data has a different number of bits and the total of different numbers of bits is n-bits, in multi-pass writing of k or more passes by using multi charged particle beams, a data transmission circuitry to transmit, for each of k passes, corresponding second irradiation time data, for a beam concerned in multi charged particle beams, a resolution information transmission circuitry to transmit, for each of k passes, corresponding resolution information, and an irradiation time calculation circuitry to calculate an irradiation time of a corresponding beam in the multi charged particle beams of a pass concerned by using input second irradiation time data and resolution information.. .
Nuflare Technology, Inc.
Charged particle beam writing apparatus and charged particle beam writing method
A charged particle beam writing apparatus includes an enlarged pattern forming circuitry to form an enlarged pattern by enlarging a figure pattern to be written, depending on a shift number which is defined by the number of writing positions shifted in the x or y direction in plural writing positions where multiple writing is performed while shifting the position, a reduced pattern forming circuitry to form a reduced pattern by reducing the figure pattern, depending on the shift number, and an irradiation coefficient calculation circuitry to calculate an irradiation coefficient for modulating a dose of a charged particle beam irradiating each of small regions, using the enlarged and reduced patterns.. .
Nuflare Technology, Inc.
Grain-oriented electrical steel sheet and manufacturing grain-oriented electrical steel sheet
A method of manufacturing a grain-oriented electrical steel sheet, includes: a laser processing process of forming a laser processed portion by irradiating a region on one end side of a steel sheet in a width direction after being subjected to a cold rolling process with a laser beam along a rolling direction of the steel sheet; and a finish annealing process of coiling the steel sheet with the laser processed portion formed thereon in a coil shape and performing a finish annealing on the coil-shaped steel sheet. In the laser processing process, a melted-resolidified portion having a depth of greater than 0% and equal to or less than 80% of a sheet thickness of the steel sheet is formed by the irradiation of the laser beam at a position corresponding to the laser processed portion..
Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation
Methods for producing cu-67 radioisotope with use of a ceramic capsule for medical applications
The present invention provides a method for producing cu67 radioisotope suitable for use in medical applications. The method comprises irradiating a metallic zinc-68 (zn68) target within a sealed ceramic capsule with a high energy gamma ray beam.
Uchicago Argonne, Llc
Method of determining distortion and/or distortion correction for projection image obtained during computer tomography routine
The subject of the invention comprises method of determination of distortion value and/or distortion correction value for a projection image obtained during computer tomography routine, with application, in particular, in control of the scanning process. The method is characterised in that during the first stage, during object scanning, the value of image distortion and/or its possible change present in individual projection images is determined, by determining the central point, namely the detector spot which receives the most intense irradiation from the x-ray source and/or by determination of calibration image and projection image parameter deviation and/or by comparison of projection images, including comparison of projection images with calibration images.
Uniwersytet Slaski W Katowicach
Interactive projector and interactive projection system
An interactive projector includes a projection section, a first detection light irradiation section and a second detection light irradiation section, an imaging section, and a position detection section adapted to detect a position of the pointing element based on an image, which is taken by the imaging section and includes the pointing element. The first and second detection light irradiation sections are disposed so that at least one of the following (i) and (ii) becomes higher than a threshold value: (i) a first contrast between the pointing element in a first image in a case in which the detection light is emitted only from the first detection light irradiation section and the projected screen, and (ii) a second contrast between the pointing element in a second image in a case in which the detection light is emitted only from the second detection light irradiation section and the projected screen..
Seiko Epson Corporation
An apparatus, a device and a device manufacturing method
An apparatus comprising at least one sealing aperture (40) comprising a hollow part (41), having an inner surface (42), extending at an interface between different zones (50;60) of the apparatus; and a member (43) positioned in the hollow part configured to substantially transmit euv radiation and to substantially filter non-euv radiation at the interface; wherein the inner surface of the hollow part has a surface treatment configured to increase absorption of the non-euv radiation that is transferred by the member to the hollow part.. .
Asml Nethrlands B.v.
Scintillator panel, radiation detector, and manufacturing scintillator panel
A scintillator panel including a substrate and a scintillator layer provided on the substrate, the layer including a plurality of columnar structures, wherein the plurality of columnar structures are independent of each other via a gap, and the columnar structures are irradiation products.. .
Konica Minolta, Inc.
Lighting systems and methods of using lighting systems for in virto potency assay for photofrin
Presently disclosed is a lighting system and methods of using the lighting system for in vitro potency assay for photofrin. The lighting system includes a lamp housing, a first lens, an infrared absorbing filter, an optical filter, and a second lens.
Concordia Laboratories Inc.
Method for evaluating oxide semiconductor thin film, managing quality of oxide semiconductor thin film, and evaluation element and evaluation device used in above evaluation method
The present invention provides a method for accurately and easily measuring/evaluating/predicting/estimating the electrical resistance of an oxide semiconductor thin film, and a method for managing the film quality. The method for evaluating an oxide semiconductor thin film includes: a first step for irradiating, with excitation light and microwave, a sample on which an oxide semiconductor thin film is formed, measuring the maximum value of the reflected microwave by the thin film which changes due to the excitation light irradiation, then stopping the excitation light irradiation and measuring the change in reflectivity of the microwave from the thin film after the excitation light irradiation has been stopped; and a second step for calculating a parameter corresponding to the slow decay observed after the excitation light irradiation has been stopped from the change in the reflectivity and evaluating the electrical resistivity of the oxide semiconductor thin film..
Kabushiki Kaisha Kobe Seiko Sho (kobe Steel, Ltd.)
Microchip and manufacturing method therefor, and multi-channel fluorescence detection device
Efficient simultaneous laser irradiation fluorescence detection is performed for a plurality of channels of a microchip and simple and highly sensitive parallel analysis of a plurality of samples is enabled. In a microchip including a material m1 having a refractive index n1, a plurality of channels filled with materials m2 having a refractive index n2 and a plurality of channels filled with materials m3 having a refractive index n3 are alternately arranged in parallel on the same plane.
Biological cell and tissue fixation by laser irradiation
Systems and methods of fixing biological cells by laser irradiation. A method according to one embodiment of the present invention includes positioning a sample (of the cell or tissue) in a light pathway of a fixation source.
Government Of The United States As Represented By The Secretary Of The Air Force
Film forming apparatus and thermometry method
A film forming apparatus includes: a support, a rotator, a gas supplier, and a radiation thermometer configured to measure a temperature of a surface of a substrate, wherein the radiation thermometer includes: a light source of an irradiation light to be irradiated to the surface of the substrate; a first light receiver configured to receive a reflected light from a first measurement region at a predetermined distance from the rotation center on the surface of the substrate; and a second light receiver configured to receive a heat radiation light from a second measurement region extending in a rotation direction of the substrate at the predetermined distance from the rotation center on the surface of the substrate.. .
Nuflare Technology, Inc.
Spectrometry device and image forming apparatus
A printer includes a spectroscope including a light source, an integrator optical system that irradiates a predetermined area of irradiation of a medium with illumination light from the light source, a spectroscopy device on which light from a measurement target is incident and in which a wavelength-selective interference filter is disposed, and a light receiver that receives light emitted from the spectroscopy device. The integrator optical system irradiates with the illumination light the area of irradiation that includes a reference area of measurement and is larger than the reference area of measurement by at least an allowable amount of change in the distance between the medium and the spectroscope or more, the reference area of measurement in which the distance between the medium and the spectroscope is equal to a reference distance..
Seiko Epson Corporation
Effect of modified graphene and microwave irradiation on the mechanical and thermal properties of p(s-co-mma)/graphene nanocomposites
A method for enhancing an interaction between graphene nanoparticles and a poly(styrene-co-methylmethacrylate), including modifying graphene with nitric acid to form graphene nanoparticles surface modified with one or more oxygen functionalities, melt blending the poly(styrene-co-methylmethacrylate) and the modified graphene nanoparticles to obtain a nanocomposite, and exposing the nanocomposite to microwave irradiation to form defects in the graphene nanoparticles. A blend composition, including graphene nanoparticles and a poly(styrene-co-methylmethacrylate), where the graphene nanoparticles are dispersed in the poly(styrene-co-methylmethacrylate), and the graphene nanoparticles are surface modified with oxygen functionalities..
King Fahd University Of Petroleum And Minerals
Photo-dimerization functional group-containing organopolysiloxane, activation energy radiation-curable organopolysiloxane composition, and cured product thereof
The present invention relates to a photo-dimerization functional group-containing organopolysiloxane represented by the following formula (1): (r3sio1/2)m (r2sio2/2)n (rsio3/2)p (sio4/2)q (1) wherein, r are each independently selected from the group consisting of monovalent hydrocarbon groups, alkoxy groups having 1 to 6 carbon atoms, photo-dimerization functional groups, and hydroxyl groups, provided that an average of at least three r in a molecule are the photo-dimerization functional groups; and m, n, p, and q are each numbers greater than or equal to 0, and satisfy the following condition: 3.0≦m+n≦20,000. The photo-dimerization functional group-containing organopolysiloxane cures rapidly due to irradiation by activation energy radiation such as ultraviolet radiation or the like..
Dow Corning Toray Co., Ltd.
Resin composition for forming optical waveguide, resin film for forming optical waveguide, and optical waveguide using the same
The present invention provides a resin composition for an optical waveguide and a resin film for optical waveguides, the composition and the film being soluble in an aqueous alkaline solution, being patternable as required by alkali development, and exhibiting a lower optical propagation loss at a wavelength of from 830 to 850 nm, and an optical waveguide using the composition or the film. The resin composition for an optical waveguide according to the present invention includes (a) a polymer, (b) a polymerizable compound, and (c) a polymerization initiator.
Hitachi Chemical Company, Ltd.
Method for changing the geometry of glass ceramics and coated glass ceramic article produced by such method
A method is provided for producing a raised feature on a glass ceramic element, in which a glass or glass ceramic element is irradiated with electromagnetic radiation in a local region of the surface, the radiation passes through the element and is at least partially absorbed thereby so that the element heats up in the region of the irradiated electromagnetic radiation and is heated beyond a glass transition temperature. The irradiation is terminated after heating so that the heated region cools down to the temperature of material surrounding the local region.
A printing method is provided. In this printing method, a printing ink composed of pigment-based solvent uv ink or uv ink is applied onto a transfer sheet capable of transmitting an ultraviolet light, and then the printing ink is cured to form a printing ink layer.
Mimaki Engineering Co., Ltd.
Additive layer manufacturing the manufacture of a three-dimensional fiber-reinforced object
Method and apparatus of manufacturing a three-dimensional fiber-reinforced object by additive layer manufacturing, including providing layers of powder material, one on top of the other, on a support device, and selectively irradiating each layer with a laser beam or particle beam prior to providing the successive layer only in those areas corresponding to the object to be manufactured. Irradiation occurs where the powder material is locally molten or sintered in respective areas for solidifying the layer.
Airbus Operations Gmbh
System and methods of photon-based radiotherapy and radiosurgery delivery
Photon-based radiosurgery is widely used for treating local and regional tumors. The key to improving the quality of radiosurgery is to increase the dose falloff rate from high dose regions inside the tumor to low dose regions of nearby healthy tissues and structures.
Irradiation device and method
Irradiation device for irradiating an irradiation object with heavy charged particles, comprising a support for the irradiation object, and an irradiation nozzle irradiating a charged particle beam towards the irradiation object, wherein the beam is deflected within the irradiation nozzle. The support for the irradiation object is moveable at least horizontally, and the irradiation nozzle is moveable at least vertically and rotatable around a nozzle swivel axis along which the particle beam enters into the irradiation nozzle..
Varian Medical Systems Particle Therapy Gmbh
Charged particle beam irradiation apparatus
A charged particle beam irradiation apparatus includes: an accelerator which accelerates charged particles and emits a charged particle beam; an irradiation unit which irradiates an irradiation target with the charged particle beam; a transport line which transports the charged particle beam emitted from the accelerator, to the irradiation unit; an energy adjustment unit which is provided at the transport line and adjusts energy of the charged particle beam; a plurality of electromagnets provided further toward the downstream side than the energy adjustment unit in the transport line; an electromagnet power source provided to correspond to each of the electromagnets; and a control unit which controls a parameter of the electromagnet according to the energy of the charged particle beam, wherein the electromagnet power source has a storage unit which stores the parameter of the electromagnet for each layer which is irradiated with the charged particle beam, in the irradiation target.. .
Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd.
Radiotherapy dose assessment and adaption using online imaging
In external beam radiation therapy, a planning image (scan) of the patient is obtained prior to treatment as a basis for constructing a radiation delivery plan. However, since the planning scan is obtained prior to treatment (potentially days or weeks prior), it does not necessarily represent the state of the patient's anatomy as it presents at the time of treatment beam delivery.
Sonitrack Systems, Inc.
Methods for treating radiation induced gastrointestinal tract injury
Methods of preventing, ameliorating and/or treating radiation induced gastrointestinal tract injury comprising the administration of a therapeutically effective amount of mesna to a patient are provided. Methods for preventing, treating and/or ameliorating gastrointestinal tract injury induced by radiation therapy, alone or in combination with other therapies for diseases or conditions such as gastrointestinal malignancies, urogenital malignancies, gynecologic malignancies, and osteogenic and other sarcomatous malignancies in which pelvic structures are involved..
Rdd Pharma Ltd.
Ophthalmic treatment device and control method therefor
The present invention relates to an ophthalmic treatment device and a control method improved so as to minimize the treatment time. The ophthalmic treatment device comprise a beam-generating unit for generating a therapeutic beam, a beam-delivery unit for guiding the therapeutic beam to an eyeball, an image unit generating an image of an eyeball to be treated and displaying the image of the eyeball, a pattern unit allowing a predetermined pattern shape to overlie a diseased image area in the image of the eyeball, and an input unit which selects an irradiation position for the therapeutic beam by applying an input signal in such a way as to selectively set a pattern shape overlying either the inside of the diseased portion or the outside of the diseased portion, based on a disease image outline profile..
Laser irradiation apparatus and laser irradiation method
The present invention relates to a laser irradiation apparatus and a laser irradiation method. The laser irradiation apparatus, according to the present invention, comprises: an optical fiber which transmits a laser and has a light emitting surface; a protecting member for covering an end portion of the optical fiber including the light emitting surface; and an indication member which is identified by an x-ray and indicates the position and/or direction of the light emitting surface..
Blood flow image diagnosing device and method
A blood flow image diagnosing device of the present invention includes a laser light irradiation system for applying laser light to an observation region of a biotissue having blood cells; a light receiving section having a plurality of pixels and adapted to detect reflection light from the observation region of the biotissue; an image capturing section for successively capturing a plurality of images on the basis of a signal from the light receiving section; an image storage section for storing the plurality of images; a computation section for computing the speed of blood flow within the biotissue from time course changes of output signals of the pixels throughout the stored images; and a display section for displaying a two-dimensional distribution which is the result of the computation as a blood flow map. The computation section includes a pigment concentration correction section for correcting the blood flow map obtained as a result of computation in accordance with the pigment concentration of the observation region..
Softcare Co., Ltd.
Light emitting oral care implement and detecting plaque
A toothbrush uses light to deliver an oral care benefit such as the detection of plaque or the whitening of teeth. In one embodiment, a toothpaste formulation contains ultraviolet brighteners as a whitening ingredient that has a whitening or bleaching effect when in contact with ultraviolet radiation.
Ophthalmic microscope system
According to one embodiment, an ophthalmic microscope system includes an illumination system, a pair of light-receiving systems, and an irradiation system. The illumination system is configured to irradiate a subject's eye with illumination light.
Kabushiki Kaisha Topcon
Camera system, imaging apparatus, lighting device, and control method
A camera system includes a lighting device comprising a movable unit including a flash unit, an imaging apparatus, a setting unit, an operation unit, and a control unit. The setting unit sets an irradiation position which is to be irradiated with light from the flash unit.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
An imaging apparatus includes an illumination unit, an imaging unit, an illumination control unit, a target detection unit, a radiation illuminance, and a comparison unit. The illumination unit emits infrared light.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Image reading device and image forming apparatus
Provided is an image reading device including an irradiation section that irradiates a reading position with light, a color chart that includes plural color patches, and that is provided on a curved surface of a rotatable roller, an image capturing section that captures an image of the color chart at the reading position, and that outputs image signals which express the captured image, a correction section that corrects the image signals using a correction coefficient corresponding to the curved surface, and a calibration section that performs calibration using the image signals, which are corrected by the correction section, and representative color values of the plural color patches, the representative color values being stored in advance.. .
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
Process for manufacturing a pyroelectric and/or piezoelectric drive
A process for manufacturing a piezoelectric and/or pyroelectric device comprising a polyvinylidene fluoride film, the process comprising a step of forming at least one portion of a layer of a solution comprising a solvent and a compound comprising polyvinylidene fluoride and a step of irradiating the portion with pulses of at least one ultraviolet radiation. The irradiating step enables the formation of at least two β crystalline phases having different orientations..
Commissariat à I'Énergie Atomique Et Aux Énergies Alternatives
Dopant precursors for mono-layer doping
A doping process is described, which includes applying to a substrate a film of dopant material that bonds to the substrate by at least one of hydrogen bonding and covalent bonding; encapsulating the film on the substrate with an encapsulant material, and subjecting the encapsulated film to rapid thermal processing to cause dopant from the dopant material to migrate into the substrate. The film of dopant material is applied from a dopant composition selected from among: (i) dopant compositions comprising an aqueous or glycol solution comprising an inorganic dopant compound; (ii) dopant compositions comprising an arsenic, phosphorus, boron, or antimony compound in which ligands or moieties coordinated to an arsenic, phosphorus, boron, or antimony central atom have coordination bond energies that are lower than those associated with coordinating bonds of said central atom to oxygen or carbon; (iii) dopant compositions comprising a coordinated moiety that selectively and covalently bonds to the substrate; (iv) dopant compositions comprising a compound that undergoes hydrolysis and alcoholysis to covalently bond a dopant functionality to the substrate in said film of dopant material; (v) dopant compositions comprising precursor vapor of an organodopant compound; (vi) dopant compositions interactive with a surface functionality of the substrate to bind the dopant composition to the substrate, wherein the substrate comprises a silicon surface comprising said surface functionality; (vii) dopant compositions interactive with the substrate to covalently bond with a pretreated and/or modified silicon surface thereof; and (viii) dopant compositions interactive with the substrate to bond with the substrate on a silicon surface thereof that has been modified by a treatment comprising at least one of: (a) contacting the silicon surface with a chemical solution; (b) exposing the silicon surface to plasma; and (c) exposing the silicon surface to ultraviolet radiation..
Grain oriented electrical steel sheet and manufacturing the same
A method of manufacturing a grain oriented electrical steel sheet includes a rolling a slab for a grain oriented electrical steel sheet to obtain a steel sheet having final sheet thickness; subjecting the steel sheet to decarburizing annealing; coating a surface of the steel sheet with annealing separator mainly composed of mgo; subjecting the steel sheet thus coated to final annealing; providing a tension coating to the steel sheet; and subjecting the steel sheet to magnetic domain refinement by laser irradiation after either the final annealing or provision of the tension coating, wherein (1) the coating weight of the anneal separator is at least 10.0 g/m2; (2) coiling tension at which the steel sheet is coiled after being coated with the annealing separator is 30 n/mm2 to 150 n/mm2; and (3) the average cooling rate in cooling process of the final annealing down to 700° c. Is 50° c./hour or less..
Jfe Steel Corporation
Protection barrier and laser irradiation system
To provide a protection barrier, which includes an inlet from which laser light emitted from a laser device enters; an outlet from which the laser light is output towards an irradiation target; and a unit configured to prevent a leakage, where the unit is configured to reduce an intensity of the laser light leaked from the protection barrier, wherein the protection barrier is configured to surround a light path of the laser light emitted from the laser device.. .
Ricoh Company, Ltd.