|| List of recent Ranula-related patents
| Systems and methods of content streaming using notifications|
The present disclosure relates to a content streaming system that allows users to customize events that are streamed to client devices. The customization may include timer controls, volume controls, and source controls, the source controls allowing customization of the granularity of the content streamed, and the output medium of the content..
| Polymer particle and method for producing the same|
A method for producing polymer particles, including (a) polymerizing and granulating a ring-opening polymerizable monomer in a compressive fluid with a catalyst in the presence of a surfactant, or (b) polymerizing and granulating an addition polymerizable monomer in a compressive fluid in the presence of a silicone surfactant.. .
| Expandable granulates based on vinyl-aromatic polymers having an improved expandability and process for the preparation thereof|
Expandable granulates, having compositions based on vinyl-aromatic polymers, including: a) 65-99.8% by weight of a copolymer obtained by polymerizing 85-100% by weight of one or more vinyl-aromatic monomers and 0-15% by weight of an α-alkylstyrene in which the alkyl group contains from 1 to 4 carbon atoms; b) 0.01-20% by weight, calculated with respect to the polymer (a), of a carbon black having an average diameter ranging from 10 to 1000 nm and a surface area ranging from 5 to 200 m2/g; c) 0.01-5% by weight, calculated with respect to the polymer (a), of c1) oxides and sulfates and lamellar dichalcogenides of metals; or c2) oxides and sulfates of metals, or c3) lamellar dichalcogenides of metals; or c4) oxides of metals; or c5) sulfates and lamellar dichalcogenides of metals; or c6) sulfates of metals; d) at least one of the following additives d1) and d2): d1) 0.01-5% by weight, calculated with respect to the polymer (a), of graphite having an average diameter ranging from 0.5 to 50 μm; d2) 0.01-5% by weight, calculated with respect to the polymer (a), of inorganic derivatives of silicon of the lamellar type; e) 0-5% by weight, calculated with respect to the polymer (a), of a nucleating agent; and f) 1-6% by weight, calculated with respect to 100 parts of the total of (a)-(e), of one or more expanding agents.. .
| Diatomaceous earth product|
A method of making a diatomaceous earth granulate may include spray-drying a suspension including particles of diatomaceous earth, a liquid medium, and a binder, wherein inorganic solids in the suspension include at least 80 wt % diatomaceous earth. The method may further include recovering a diatomaceous earth spray-dried granulate.
| Granular pumice and method for producing granular pumice|
The invention relates to granular pumice, wherein the surface is covered with a hydrophobic coating.. .
| Nanostructured composite metal oxide material, production method and use|
The present invention relates to an alumina-zirconia nanostructured composite material characterised in that the content of elements other than al, zr, hf, y, ce and o is less than 100 ppm, the cl content is less than 1 ppm, at least one of the components has a mean grain size in the final material smaller than 500 nm, and at least 1/10 of the particles are in the intragranular position. Another object of the invention is the process for obtaining said material, as well as the use thereof..
| Method and composition for pharmaceutical product|
This invention is directed to a composition comprising dry granulated tenofovir df and emtricitabine, and a method for making same. Dry granulation was unexpectedly found to be important in preparing a tenofovir df containing composition suitable for inclusion in a combination dosage form containing emtricitabine, efavirenz and tenofovir df..
| Apparatus and method for optimized acid gas and toxic metal control in gasifier produced gases|
An apparatus and method is presented for removing acid gases and other trace contaminants to very low levels in combustible gases generated from thermal gasification of biomass or refuse-derived fuels. The invention includes optimization of geometric variables, temperature and pressure set points via use of a pressurized bubbling fluidized bed reactor to convert granular raw (non-activated) sorbents and auto-generated biochar sorbents) into activated, highly dispersed, and ideally sized particles for removing acid gases and toxic metals.
| Haptic effect conversion system using granular synthesis|
A system is provided that converts an input, such as audio data, into one or more haptic effects. The system applies a granular synthesis algorithm to the input in order to generate a haptic signal.
| Wastewater treatment process that utilizes granular sludge to reduce cod concentration in wastewater|
A wastewater treatment process that employs anaerobic granular sludge or biomass to remove chemical oxygen demand (cod) from the wastewater. Certain constituents, such as cod, nitrogen, calcium, other dissolved solids, suspended solids, can impair the effectiveness of the granular biomass.
| Co-cr-pt-based sputtering target and method for producing same|
A sputtering target containing, as metal components, 0.5 to 45 mol % of cr and remainder being co, and containing, as non-metal components, two or more types of oxides including ti oxide, wherein a structure of the sputtering target is configured from regions where oxides including at least ti oxide are dispersed in co (non-cr-based regions), and a region where oxides other than ti oxide are dispersed in cr or co—cr (cr-based region), and the non-cr-based regions are scattered in the cr-based region. An object of this invention is to provide a sputtering target for forming a granular film which suppresses the formation of coarse complex oxide grains and generates fewer particles during sputtering..
| Granular laundry detergent|
This relates to granular laundry detergent products characterized by efficient mass and volume compaction, fast dissolution or dispersion and enhanced suds profile, which are particularly useful for hand-washing fabric under suboptimal washing conditions.. .
|Systems and methods for real-time service assurance|
A system and methods for providing service assurance using real-time monitoring, management and maintenance capabilities to provide customers and vendors with information related to the state of the service. The service assurance domain implements end-to-end functionality with a level of granularity sufficient to diagnose issues to the device and call/session level..
|Methods and products for solidification of waste paint|
Methods and products for hardening/solidifying waste paint for disposal, which are ideal for use with water-based paints, acrylic paints, latex paints and oil-based paints using a single product which is both safe to use and safe for landfill disposal. In one illustrative embodiment, the product may comprise coconut coir, manufactured in a loose granulated grade, a compressed pellet grade, or a suitable mixture thereof which allows a user to choose the correct grades desired for as specific application to solidify waste paint materials safe for landfill disposal.
|Methods and products for solidification and disposal of fluid medical waste|
Methods and products for cleanup of fluid medical waste. In one illustrative embodiment, a product may include coconut coir in a loose granulated grade, a compressed pellet grade, or mixture thereof allowing users to choose between grades more ideal for their application while achieving the same results of absorbing and solidifying all human waste and fluids for safe removal and disposal.
|Absorbent fibrous granules|
The present disclosure provides hydrocarbon absorbent granules, comprising granulated particles each including a mixture of hydrophobic non-self associating raw cotton sorbent fibers and a binding agent. The granules have an average diameter in a range from about 1 to about 7 cm and have a density in a range from about 0.03 to 0.1 grams per cubic centimeter.
|Magnetic recording medium|
A magnetic recording medium includes a substrate, a seed layer, an under layer, and a perpendicular recording layer having a granular structure. (ms·α·δ1.5(1−rs)0.33), ms, and α satisfy (ms·α·δ1.5(1−rs)0.33)≦0.1 [μ·emu·(mm)−1.5], ms≧450 [emu/cc], and α≧1.2.
|Manufacturing method of high-purity chloropolysilane|
[problem] chloropolysilane having a low metallic impurity concentration has been required to be obtained in order to be used for semiconductor applications. However, it is difficult by distillation to remove impurities such as a titanium compound having a vapor pressure close to that of chloropolysilane and an aluminum compound having a sublimating property.
|Pilot patterns for ofdm systems with multiple antennas|
The present invention relates to orthogonal frequency—division multiplexing (ofdm) communication systems with multiple transmit antennas receive antennas, and in particular to methods for inserting scattered pilots (sps) into the transmit signals of such ofdm systems, for estimating channel properties on the basis of the scattered pilots, a multi-antenna ofdm transmitter, and an ofdm receiver. In this context, it is the particular approach of the present invention to keep the same sp pattern like in the single-transmitter case, to partition the pilots into as many subsets as there are transmitters (transmit antennas), and to interleave these subsets both in time and in frequency.
|Perpendicular magnetic recording medium and magnetic storage apparatus|
A perpendicular magnetic recording medium includes a nonmagnetic substrate, an underlayer provided above the nonmagnetic substrate, and a perpendicular recording layer provided above the underlayer. The perpendicular recording layer includes a first magnetic layer including co and pt and having a granular structure, and a second magnetic layer having magnetic and ferroelectric properties..
|Fe-pt-ag-c-based sputtering target having c grains dispersed therein, and method for producing same|
An fe—pt—ag—c-based sintered compact sputtering target having a composition represented by a formula (fe100-x—ptx)100-y-z—agy-cz (wherein x represents a numerical value satisfying a formula 35≦x≦55; y represents a numerical value satisfying a formula 0.5≦y≦15; and z represents a numerical value satisfying a formula 15≦z≦55) when expressed in an atomic ratio, and having a relative density of 93% or more. A method for producing an fe—pt—ag—c-based sintered compact sputtering target, characterized in that an fe—pt—c sintered compact is produced in advance, the sintered compact is pulverized to produce a pulverized powder, the pulverized powder is mixed with a ag powder, and the resultant mixed powder is subject to sintering at a temperature lower than a melting point of ag.
|Runtime dynamic performance skew elimination|
For runtime dynamic performance skew elimination in a computer environment, an exemplary computer environment is configured for calculating a rank heats by utilizing a plurality of fine-grained statistics collected at an extent granularity, including considering bandwidth (bw) and input/outputs per second (iops) metrics. An adaptive data placement plan is generated to relocate the data..
|Copper-free friction material composition for brake pads|
A copper-free friction material composition for brake pads consists of the following components by weight parts: 0.43 parts of aramid fiber, 1.9 parts of tyre powder, 6 parts of heavy magnesia, 2.55 parts of calcined petroleum coke, 8 parts of ceramic fiber, 6.5 parts of phenolic resin, 14 parts of aluminium silicate fiber, 22 parts of potassium hexatitanate crystal whisker, 25 parts of barite powder, 5 parts of granular graphite, 2 parts of antimony sulfide, 2.8 parts of friction powder of cashew nut oil, 0.9 part of boron nitride, 5 parts of flake aluminum powder, and 0.6 parts of tantalum carbide. The friction material of the present invention is environment-friendly material and contains little heavy metals; hence the friction material is highly environment friendly.
|Collaborative and interactive learning|
The present invention helps generate connected communities of students and educators through access to an increased pool of granular learning resources that benefit from standardization of formats for creating and utilizing individual discussions on individual topics. The present invention also circumvents the complexity of existing repository systems by creating a standard platform format.
|Microorganism for simultaneously producing l-amino acid and riboflavin, and method for producing l-amino acid and riboflavin using same|
The present invention relates to a method for producing highly-concentrated l-amino acid and riboflavin simultaneously, and a microorganism for simultaneously producing l-amino acid and riboflavin. Specifically, the present invention relates to a modified microorganism for producing l-lysine or l-threonine, and riboflavin simultaneously, wherein the microorganism belonging to corynebacterium sp.
|Core-shell type particles and method for producing the same|
Injecting a second mixture containing a polymer obtained in the ring-opening polymerizing, the porous particles, and the compressive fluid to thereby granulate into the core-shell type particles.. .
|Updating depth related graphics data|
Updating depth related graphics data is described. Geometric primitives are processed.
|Structured tee with wear pocket|
A hopper tee having a horizontal portion through which granular material is unloaded from a tank trailer or hopper car, the hopper tee integrally forms a vertical segment, that secures with the bottom of the hopper, to provide for unloading of granular material for usage or storage. The upper front portion of the tee, as it transitions from its vertical segment to the horizontal flow path has secured or cast therewith a ledge, that provides for accumulation of the unloading granular material therein, to function as a wear pad to resist against abrasion, and accelerated wear out, of the tee, at that location, during prolonged usage..
|Drying-/degassing device and also device and method for the direct production of moulded articles from polyester melts|
The present invention relates to a drying-/degassing device (7) for drying or degassing a polyester granulate, which has a temperature-control zone, a cooling zone, an inlet (6) and an outlet (6) for polyester granulate and also in addition a separate removal possibility (14) for removing hot polyester granulate. In addition, the present invention relates to a device for the direct production of moulded articles from polyester melts which comprises the drying-/degassing device according to the invention.
|Process to anaerobic digestion of wastewater with high concentration of ammonia nitrogen or protein, in upflow anaerobic digester and sludge blanket, with immobilization of microorganisms and inhibition by ammonium controlled using zeolite-clinoptilolite, and optional production of biofertilizer|
Procedure using zeolite, clinoptilolite type in an upflow anaerobic reactor and sludge blanket (uasbs) in order to obtain granular active sludge, thereby improving the density of the sludge, and thereby, their settling properties, and increase of biomass within reactor by immobilizing microorganisms, to achieve an increase in the efficiency of the removal of organic material and the production of biogas (60-70% methane) in more than 20% over the same type reactor used so far without zeolite, enabling the use of such reactor for treating wastewater with a high concentration of proteins, amino acids and other nitrogen compounds and which prevents the accumulation of nitrogen, which is toxic to the process by allowing zeolite-clinoptilolite, the exchange with alkali and alkaline earth found in specific points of the crystal structure of clinoptilolite by ammonia nitrogen, and also preventing the development of filamentous bacteria, which are difficult to hold up within the reactor and reduces its efficiency.. .
|Raw material for growth of ingot, method for fabricating raw material for growth of ingot and method for fabricating ingot|
A raw material for growing an ingot according to the embodiment comprises an agglomerate raw material in which fine particles are agglomerated, wherein the agglomerate raw material has a granular shape. A method for fabricating a raw material for growing an ingot according to the embodiment comprises the steps of: preparing an ultrahigh-purity powder; and granulating the ultrahigh-purity powder.
|Granular fertilizer dispenser apparatus|
The fertilizer dispenser apparatus has contoured wheels and tines extending radially therefrom, enabling preparation of the surface area to be treated. The tines enable the targeted site to be exposed prior to fertilization.
|Method for retreating dewatered sludge|
The present invention discloses a method of retreating a viscous semi-solid dewatered sludge having a water content of 70-85%, which is characterized by comprising the steps of (1) adding a desiccant into said dewatered sludge, and stirring the resulting mixture to produce a mixed sludge having a water content of 50-60%; and (2) drying the mixed sludge to produce a dried granular sludge, which has a water content of 45% or less. The method of retreating the sludge of the present invention can decrease the treatment energy consumption, have a simple dry waste gas treatment, greatly reduce the cost for treating the sludge, accomplish the clean production and the sludge's innocuity, stabilization, minimization, and recycle..
|Cold wind generation from slag heat|
The present invention describes a method for generating cold-air blast from slag heat, wherein the method comprises the following steps: a. Providing hot, granulated slag, b.
|Granular compositions and methods for drought mitigation|
The present application relates to methods and compositions and compositions for watering plant roots, and more particularly, to water soluble granular compositions for application to grass and other root bearing plants, the granules including a wood, mineral and binder granule impregnated with a root watering composition having a humectant as its principle constituent, and methods of application and use of the granular compositions.. .
A laundry detergent having a granulated foam control composition and an anionic surfactant, wherein said granulated foam control composition has a foam control agent having a polydiorganosiloxane fluid, hydrophobic filler, and the granulated foam control composition also has an organic additive composition, a water soluble particulate carrier and a charged cationic polymer. A method of cleaning a fabric, a method of conserving water when washing fabric and a method of saving time through when washing fabric..
|Efficient replication of changes to a byte-addressable persistent memory over a network|
A system and method for efficiently replicating data stored in a byte-addressable, persistent memory of a host computer. A user-level library of the host computer may configure the persistent memory as a software transactional memory (stm) system defined by operations, such as a stm commit operation, that ensure safe and consistent storage of the data within a region of the persistent memory.
|Snapshots and versioning of transactional storage class memory|
A system and method enables efficient implementation of snapshots of data organized as arbitrary data structures on a byte-addressable persistent memory of a host computer. A user-level library of the host computer may configure the persistent memory as a software transactional memory (stm) system defined by operations, such as a stm commit operation, that ensure safe and consistent storage of the data (i.e., the data structures) within a region of the persistent memory.
|Efficient method for memory accesses in a multi-core processor|
A method of providing memory accesses for a multi-core processor includes reserving a group of pins of a multi-core processor to transmit either data or address information in communication with one or more memory chips, receiving memory access requests from the plurality of processor cores, determining granularity of the memory access requests by a memory controller, and dynamically adjusting the number of pins in the group of pins to be used to transmit address information based with the granularity of the memory access requests.. .
|Efficient storage of small random changes to data on disk|
The embodiments described herein provide a system and method for efficiently storing small, random modifications or changes to data on one or more storage devices, such as disks, of storage servers coupled to a host computer in a network environment. Illustratively, the data is stored in a region of a byte-addressable, persistent memory of the host computer and is replicated (i.e., copied) as changed data of the region on the disks at the granularity at which it was modified, e.g., at the byte-addressable granularity.
|Bitter crude drug-comprising granular product|
Provided is a granular product that has reduced or suppressed bitterness even though comprising a bitter crude drug or an extract thereof, and that allows a pharmacological action of the bitter crude drug to be sufficiently expressed. The granular product comprises a bitter crude drug or an extract thereof in each of the inner part and outer layer of the granular product..
|System and method for the calcination of minerals|
A system and method for the calcination of minerals. The system comprises a vertically disposed reactor segment configured to impart horizontal forces on particles passing through the reactor segment in a vertical direction; an injector unit for receiving granular feedstock, the injector unit being disposed at a top portion of the reactor segment, whereby granules of the feedstock move through the reactor segment in a granular flow under at least one of a group consisting of a force of steam, gravitational force and a centrifugal force; a reactor heat exchange unit thermally coupled to a wall of the reactor segment for providing heat to the flowing granules inside the reactor segment through heat transfer through the wall of the reactor segment; one or more inlets formed in the reactor segment for introducing a superheated gas into the reactor segment to create conditions of a gas-solid multiphase system; and one or more exhaust openings formed in the retort segment such that gas products are at least partially flushed from the reactor segment under the flow of the superheated gas from the inlets to the exhaust openings..
|Pneumatic transport system of granular material and control method of such system|
A control method and pneumatic transport system of granular material, conveys granular material from storage containers to processing machines includes at least one loading device of the granular material with a collection tank of the granular material; at least one granular material conveying duct fluidly connecting the collection tank to at least one container; and a granular material flow generator inside the conveying duct. For each loading device at least one sensor detects vibrations induced by the material being loaded inside the loading device.
|Press-granulating process of non-ductile salts|
Process of press-granulating non-ductile salts and salt mixtures, such as kieserite (mgso4.h2o), langbeinite (k2so4.2mgso4), polyhalide (k2so4.mgso4.2caso4.2h2o), arcanite (k2so4) and anhydrite (caso4)for preparing stable, storable granulate, by pressing a mixture of fine grains of salt and a viscous, sugar-containing additive, such as molasses having a total sugar content in the dry matter of from 47 to 55%, by roller pressing at pressures up to 260 bar. The press scraps initially obtained, which are ductile, are solidified by maturing of the material at temperatures between 20 and 40° c.
|Sputtering target for magnetic recording film|
Provided is a sputtering target for a magnetic recording film. The sputtering target has a peak intensity ratio (ig/id) of a g-band to a d-band of 5.0 or more in raman scattering spectrometry.
|Multi-granularity parallel storage system|
A multi-granularity parallel storage system including a plurality of memories, a shift generator, an address increment lookup unit, an address shifter, a row address generator, and a plurality of address adders. The shift generator is configured to generate a shift value.
|Managing interactive communications campaigns|
A campaign strategy manager (csm) component for a hosted communications campaign system allows users to define more granular and specific campaign strategies, including pass escalation for alternative channels (e.g., text and email) and/or based upon attempt results, contact attributes and response group data. The campaign strategy manager allows users to define pass strategies statically and dynamically, to manage lists across multiple campaigns, and to view results in real-time.
|Methods and related compositions for the treatment of cancer|
A method of treatment and/or prevention of cancer comprises administering agents which cause increased intracellular granularity in cancer cells, at least in an amount sufficient to inhibit proliferation of such cells and preferably in an amount sufficient to lead to cancer cell death. The method is particularly directed to refractory cancer, particularly hormone refractory prostate cancer.
|Controllably degradable thermoplastic polyurethane and overgrips made therefrom|
Controllably degradable overgrips are provided, as well as methods of producing controllably degradable thermoplastic polyurethane. Methods comprise pre-blending a catalyst on a matrix, dispersing a specified amount of the pre-blended catalyst throughout solid granular thermoplastic polyurethane to yield a polymer component, and determining an onset timing of hydrolytic breakdown of the polymer component by adjusting the specified amount of dispersed catalyst.
A pharmaceutical composition comprising licarbazepine acetate, especially eslicarbazepine acetate, in combination with suitable excipients, in particular a binder, and a disintegrant. Also disclosed is a granulation process, especially a wet granulation process, for making the pharmaceutical composition..
|Compositions for oral administration to animals, processes for obtaining the same and the uses thereof|
The said solid composition is obtained by mixing the components, vaporising the fats, calibrating the dry, fluid granular material and compressing the granular material in a stock cube press.. .
A toner prepared by a method comprising granulating while polymerizing a ring-opening polymerizable monomer with a catalyst under the presence of a surfactant and a colorant in a compressible fluid.. .
|Solid pharmaceutical composition comprising an antibiotic from the quinolone family and method of production thereof|
The invention also includes a process for obtaining a solid pharmaceutical composition comprising, as an active ingredient, an antibiotic from the quinolone family, with said process comprising the steps of: (a) mixing and homogenizing the active ingredient and dry excipients in the granulator, i.e., at least one diluent and at least one disintegrant; (b) dissolving at least one binder in an organic solvent selected from the group consisting of isopropyl alcohol, acetone, ethanol, dichloromethane or mixtures thereof; (c) granulating the dried mixture of step (a) with the solution of step (b); (d) sorting and drying the granules of step (c) at a suitable temperature; (e) sorting the dried granulate; (f) mixing and homogenizing the granules of step (e) with an additional amount of disintegrant to obtain the composition of the invention.. .
|Orally dispersible drug formulations|
Pharmaceutical dosage forms, particularly dosage forms in granular form having good palatability and capable of rapidly and completely dispersed in the mouth when orally administered.. .
|Multi-view coding with efficient residual handling|
A gain in multi-view coding is achieved as follows: the residual signal involved with coding a dependent view of the multi-view signal is predicted from a reference residual signal of the current picture of the reference view using block-granular disparity-compensated prediction, i.e. Using disparity compensated prediction with a disparity defined at, and varying with, block granularity so that each block of the current picture of the dependent view has its own disparity displacement such as its own disparity vector, associated therewith.
|Video encoding method and apparatus|
A video encoding method and apparatus are provided, in which the method comprises the steps of obtaining respective original picture data in sequence; generating respective multi-media audio and video files in sequence according to the obtained original picture data; parsing each multi-media audio and video file, encapsulating the result of parsing according to a predetermined standard to obtain encoded picture data corresponding to each multi-media audio and video file and conforming to the predetermined standard, and outputting the encoded picture data. The solutions in the present disclosure may meet the need of stream-typed video traffic for small granularity encoded picture data in frame level..
|Pls header coding for efficient signaling of modulation and coding schemes for broadband satellite communications systems|
An approach is provided for an improved coding approach for efficient header signaling in broadband communications networks, to provide support of expanded modulation and coding scheme sets that facilitate an expansion of the operational ranges of user terminals within such networks and finer granularity within such operational ranges. A mode indicator field of a frame header identifies a modulation/coding mode applied to a data payload of the data frame.