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Monofunctional branched polysiloxanes, compositions and processes of
preparing the same
Branched monofunctional polysiloxanes are disclosed having the general formula: X-(D.sub.a)-(D.sub.bT.sub.c), wherein X-(D.sub.a) is a linear moiety and...
Inkjet recording element comprising polyester ionomer and a method of use
An inkjet recording element comprising an ink-permeable microvoided substrate comprising a porous ink-receiving layer over and adjacent to an ink-permeable...
Anharmonic stimulation of inkjet drop formation
A continuous inkjet device emits a stream of fluid from nozzles. Droplet break-off is stimulated by the application of external perturbing stimulus to the stream...
Thermally conductive thermal actuator and liquid drop emitter using same
A thermal actuator for a micro-electromechanical device is disclosed. The thermal actuator includes a base element and a movable element extending from the base...
Method of aligning inkjet nozzle banks for an inkjet printer
A method is provided for reducing image artifacts in printers that employ two or more printhead nozzle banks that must be aligned and registered with respect to...
Arrangement for mapping colors between imaging systems and method therefor
A color mapping method is used in transforming colors between color imaging systems. The method includes using forward transformation profiles that characterize...
Method and system for a multi-axis scanning module
A multi-axis scanning module (20) for direct light to and collecting light from a photo-stimulatable radiographic media (28) comprises a housing (10) having a...
Direct thermographic materials with improved protective layers
Non-photosensitive direct thermographic materials have a support and thermally sensitive imaging layer(s) and an outermost "protective" layer comprising: (a) a...
Imageable elements containing cyanoacrylate polymer particles
Assemblages that comprise a donor element and a receptor are disclosed. The donor element comprises a binder and particles of a cyanoacrylate polymer. The...
Organic element for electroluminescent devices
Disclosed is an electroluminescent device comprising a light emitting layer comprising a boron complex wherein the boron is bonded to a nitrogen atom of a...
D-shaped slot having a relief
A mechanical element having a slot adapted to receive a shaft. The slot comprises a circular portion; a planar portion; and two reliefs. Each relief is disposed...
Method system and software for ordering goods and/or services over a
A system, computer software product and a method for ordering goods and/or services with respect to digital images over a communication network. A server...
Fuser oil contamination prevention and clean-up method
Preventing the imaging forming process of an electrostatographic reproduction apparatus having a plurality of imaging modules in tandem relative to a receiver...
Method and apparatus for validating fuser member behavior
Method and apparatus for validating that a fuser member presumptively belongs to a class of fuser member for imparting a certain surface finish to an...
Symmetric, bi-aspheric lens for use in optical fiber collimator assemblies
A fiber optic apparatus comprising a biconvex optical lens having two equivalent aspheric optical surfaces; an optical fiber approximately located at one of a...
Method and device for presenting digital images on a low-definition screen
In order to present digital images on different types of screens, and especially on low definition screens, the system provides a server that is adapted for...
Tone scale adjustment of digital images
A method of processing data from a digital image to enhance the neutral tonescale estimates a neutral offset, a neutral gain and a neutral gamma from the input...
Determination of an illuminant of digital color image by segmentation and
The present invention is in the technical field of analyzing and processing digitized color images. More specifically it relates to a method of determining the...
Method and apparatus for performing tone scale modifications on a sparsely
sampled extended dynamic range...
A method of generating a tone scale function for a sparsely sampled extended dynamic range digital image, includes the steps of: providing a sparsely sampled...
Watermarking method for motion picture image sequence
A method is provided for applying a watermark pattern along a length of photosensitive medium, the photosensitive medium having a frame pitch in the length...
Color imager cell with transistors formed under the photodiodes
An imaging cell and a method of forming the imaging cell are disclosed. The imaging cell includes a first transistor that has source, a drain, and a gate, and a...
High speed scanning device for use with radiographic media
A high speed translation device for use with radiographic media with a scanning stage (10) adapted for movement in a first and second direction (11, 13) along a...
Flexible sheet for resistive touch screen
A resistive touch screen, comprising: a) a substrate; b) a first conductive layer located on the substrate; c) a flexible cover sheet having integral...
Thermal donor for high-speed printing
A dye-donor element including a dye-donor layer is described, wherein the dye-donor element includes a stick preventative agent. The dye-donor element is capable...
Thermally developable materials with improved conductive layer
Backside conductive layers with increased conductive efficiency can be provided for thermally developable materials by formulating hydrophilic metal oxide...
Depositing layers in OLED devices using viscous flow
A method of depositing a patterned organic layer includes providing a manifold and an OLED display substrate in a chamber at reduced pressure and spaced relative...
Solubilized yellow dyes for inks with improved ozone and light stability
The invention relates to an ink composition comprising solubilized yellow dyes for inks with improved ozone and light stability.
Ink jet ink set
An ink jet set comprising: a) a cyan ink comprising a carrier and a sulfonated copper phthalocyanine dye; b) a magenta ink comprising a carrier and an...
Method for conditioning/heat treatment
A method for heat treatment of printing plates includes arranging a plurality of printing plates into a stack, interspersing a plurality of thermally conductive...
A molding assembly, that includes: a plurality of support pillars fixedly attached to a support structure, wherein each support pillar includes a recessed seat;...
Method and apparatus for enhancing digital images utilizing non-image data
A method and apparatus for enhancing a digital image captured by a digital camera: provides one or more data selected from the group consisting of camera model...
Method and system for creating dental models from imagery
Creating a dental model from a series of images of an intra-oral object includes the steps of (a) capturing a series of images of an intra-oral object from a...
External cavity organic laser
A thin-film organic laser, that includes: a substrate; a bottom mirror provided on the substrate; at least one active region deposited on the bottom mirror,...
System for accommodating third party imaging processing solutions in a
A system for permitting insertion or replacement of electronic cards, the system includes a scanner for scanning hardcopy elements, the scanner including an...
Method for halftoning a multi-channel digital color image having at least
one group of similar color channels
A method for halftoning a multi-channel digital color image having an x,y array of color pixel values, wherein at least two color channels are similar having...
Method for recording a digital image and information pertaining to such
image on an oriented polymer medium
A method for representing an extended color gamut digital image on a hard-copy output medium having a limited color gamut comprising the steps of adjusting the...
Dental color imaging system
A method for determining visual calorimetric values for an object having particular spectral reflectance characteristics comprises the steps of: (a)...
Apparatus and method of correcting for dark current in a solid state image
Apparatus and method of correcting for dark current in a solid state image sensor, include capturing an image with the image sensor to produce a digital image...
Resistive touch screen with variable resistivity layer
A resistive touch screen includes a transparent substrate defining a touch area; a first layer of conductive material formed on the transparent substrate and...
Flat-panel display with luminance feedback
An image display, includes a substrate; a light emitter formed on the substrate; and a photo-sensor formed on the substrate and optically coupled directly to the...
High speed counterbalanced translation device for use with radiographic
A high speed counterbalanced translation device for use with radiographic media (21) with a scanning stage (10) adapted for movement in a first and second...
Thermal processor having flexible duct
A thermal processor including a heated drum assembly for thermally developing an image in an imaging media. Thermal processor includes an enclosure spaced from...
Inspecting swath boundaries produced by thermal transfer of organic
materials in forming OLED devices
A method of inspecting an OLED device to locate and characterize defects in the registration of organic material(s) transferred from a donor in swaths in...
Method for chemical sensitization of silver halide for photothermographic
A photothermographic emulsion is prepared by chemically sensitizing silver halide grains by oxidative decomposition of an organic sulfur-containing compound on...
Expansion of color gamut for silver halide media
The invention relates to a photographic article comprising a base material carrying at least one layer comprising a photographic image formed by combination of...
Security device with patterned metallic reflection
The invention relates to an image device comprising a base material having a pattern of diffuse and specular metallic reflectivity and overlaying said pattern an...
Printer media supply spool adapted to allow the printer to sense type of
media, and method of assembling same
A printer media supply spool adapted to allow the printer to sense type of media, and method of assembling same. The supply spool comprises a shaft having a...
Dental x-ray packets having non-lead radiation shielding
An intraoral x-ray film packet having non-lead radiation shielding for shielding scattered radiation. The packet includes a film chip and a radiation shielding...
Flexible lamination for use with primary ink jet components
A flexible lamination method is provided for joining primary ink jet components. Essentially, the existing thermosetting construction techniques are replaced...
Method and apparatus for detecting the edge of an imaging media
A system for determining the location of an edge of a sheet of media for alignment purposes utilizes a beam of light directed at the media surface to produce a...