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In-situ polymerized matrix for isomerized optical recording article
An optically recorded article comprising a pattern of isomerized material in two isomeric forms in a matrix, wherein one of the isomeric forms is capable of...
Transaction card with memory and polymer dispersed cholesteric liquid
A transaction card having machine readable information and a visible display comprising: a card body; machine readable information on the card body; and a...
Comprehensive, multi-dimensional graphical user interface using picture
metadata for navigating and retrieving...
A comprehensive, multi-dimensional graphical user interface (GUI) using metadata provides for multiple methods and displays for browsing and retrieving pictures...
High efficiency heat exchange apparatus and system for use with a fuser
An improved apparatus for cooling or heating, or both, a fuser belt in a process for producing electrophotographic toner images on a substrate. The images are...
Method for the removal of scratches from digital images
The present invention is in the field of imaging and more specifically image analysis. An object of the invention is to provide for a method which restores a...
Match blur system and method
A method for blurring in signal processing, for example, in digital film processing, is performed with digital artifacts. The digital artifacts are derived, such...
Electronic color dropout utilizing spatial context to enhance accuracy
A method for electronic color dropout utilizing spatial context to enhance accuracy comprises scanning a document to produce a color digital image. A...
Kit for organizing a plurality of images
A kit for organizing a plurality of images obtained from a predetermined source. The kit includes an image retaining device for capturing of images which may...
Customizing a digital camera
A method for customizing a digital camera for at least one particular user is disclosed. The digital camera includes a reprogrammable memory for storing firmware...
Imaging drum with improved material holding
An image processing apparatus (10) for writing images to print media (32), which comprises an imaging drum (300) for supporting the print media (32), wherein the...
Green light-emitting microcavity OLED device using a yellow color filter
An OLED device having green emitting regions disposed over a substrate, and wherein each green emitting region includes one or more light-emitting layer(s), a...
Thermally developable materials with improved backside layers
Thermally developable materials such as photothermographic and thermographic materials have a backside conductive layer with increased conductive efficiency....
Infrared absorbing N-alkylsulfate cyanine compounds
Infrared absorbing N-alkylsulfate cyanine compounds and imageable compositions containing the compounds are disclosed. The compounds have the structure I: ...
Method of transferring a protective overcoat to a dye-donor element
This invention relates to a method for transferring a protective overcoat for a thermal print wherein the protective overcoat is applied to a dye-donor element...
Method for making a modified cube corner retro-reflective screen
This patent discloses methods for modifying cube corner retroreflective patterns by stretching a cube corner retroreflector. Stretching may either permanent...
Washing method and apparatus
An apparatus for washing contaminants from a coated surface of a material comprises an inclined substantially planar surface up which the material is passed, an...
Transporting an essentially sheet-shaped element, particularly a print
Transporting an essentially sheet-shaped element, particularly for transporting a print material sheet in a printing press in which the sheet-shaped element is...
Method and system for organizing images
A system and method for organizing images obtained from at least one image retaining device having a unique identification. The system includes a computer having...
Electrophotographic toner and development process using chemically
Development systems and methods for developing using chemically prepared toners are disclosed. The present invention further discloses developers used in...
Back-transfer reduction in a tandem electrostatographic printer
In a color electrostatographic printer apparatus having a plurality of tandem stations for applying respective color separation toner images to a receiver...
Halftone dot thinning
The invention provides techniques for thinning halftone dots in a halftone dot bit map. A bit map filter may be used to thin the dots. For example, a target...
Method and system for improving scanned image detail
Methods are provided for generating a dynamic image mask for improving image detail in a digital image. An electronic representation of an image is scanned. A...
Multiple-level printhead using embedded high speed serial data and control
link with on-board exposure clock...
A product and process for an LED printhead used in electrophotographic printing that generates an exposure clock on the printhead for the LEDs. The present...
Software based method for simultaneously associating multiple, ordered
collections of pages with multiple...
A document's reader order list of pages represented in an imposition description file are decoupled from any single imposition. The decoupling mechanism is a...
Color profiling using gray backing material
Techniques for producing a color profile that characterize the color response of a color imaging device involve the use of a gray backing material. The gray...
Camera that downloads electronic images having metadata identifying images
previously excluded from first...
A camera, method, and system provide downloaded electronic images that have metadata identifying individual images previously excluded, within the camera, from...
Camera having verification display with viewer adaptation compensation for
reference illuminants and method
A camera and method are usable for capturing images of scenes illuminated by ambient light. The camera has a body and an electronic imager disposed in the body....
Charge-coupled devices having efficient charge transfer rates
A camera includes a charge-coupled device having a substrate or well of a first conductivity type; a buried channel of a second conductivity type; a dielectric...
Regional image processing default parameters
A method of configuring a storage phosphor reader. The method comprises the steps of: providing a database of user-selectable image processing parameters wherein...
Digital film grain
A digital film grain (20) comprises a phototransistor (40) which produces an electrical signal having a strength which is related to an input radiation flux. A...
Synthesis of organometallic cyclometallated group viiib metal complexes
A process for forming an organometallic cyclometallated Group viiib metal complex comprises reacting a Group viiib metal compound with a heterocyclic compound...
Photothermographic materials containing 4-substituted urazoles
Black-and-white, aqueous-based, silver halide-containing photothermographic materials have increased stability after imaging with the incorporation of at least...
Multilayer imageable element
Multilayer, thermally imageable elements useful as lithographic printing plate precursors are disclosed. The imageable elements comprise a substrate, an...
Reflective radiographic material with incorporated developer
A reflective radiographic material (at least 200 system speed) is useful especially to provide images that can be viewed without a light box. This reflective...
Fuser member, apparatus and method for electrostatographic reproduction
Disclosed is a fuser member, including fusing apparatus and electrostatographic methods which employ the fuser member, which has improved wear resistance and a...
The invention relates to a sensual pressure sensitive adhesive label comprising an image having at least one overcoat layer over said image wherein said overcoat...
Roller for use in a fusing station
A fusing-station member, which member can be a compliant fuser roller or a compliant pressure roller, for use in a fusing station of an electrostatographic...
Photographic processing arrangement and a processing solution supply
cartridge for the processing arrangement
The present invention relates to a processing solution supply cartridge which utilizes a single container for a single-part developer concentrate. The single...
Skive plate assembly
A skive plate assembly for aiding receiver sheet removal from a roller in a fuser in an electrographic process, comprises a base plate, a skive plate having a...
Modulating the properties of the gain region at spaced locations in an
organic vertical cavity laser array device
A vertical cavity laser array device including a substrate, top and bottom dielectric stacks, and an active region for producing laser light. The active region...
Polyvinyl butyral films prepared by coating methods
A method of film fabrication is taught that uses a coating and drying apparatus to fabricate resin films suitable for optical applications. In particular,...
Reset driver circuit disposed on the same substrate as the image sensor
A charge-coupled device for forming an electronic representation of an image from incident light, the charge-coupled device includes a substrate of a first type;...
System and method for calibrating an image capture device
A system and method for use in testing and calibrating both electronic and traditional photographic devices. An illuminator with solid-state emitters and having...
Method and apparatus for rendering a low-resolution thumbnail image
suitable for a low resolution display...
A method of rendering a low-resolution thumbnail image at an embedded imaging device is described. An original digital negative is captured at the embedded...
Method for representing a digital color image using a set of palette
colors based on detected important colors
Disclosed is a method for converting an input digital color image having a set of possible input colors to an output digital color image having a set of palette...
Method for saving power in an organic electroluminescent display using
white light emitting elements
A method of saving power in a color organic electroluminescent display of the type having color emitting elements with different light emitting efficiencies,...
OLED apparatus having improved fault tolerance
An array having a plurality of column electrodes and a plurality of rows of individually addressable OLED pixels, each row including a commonly shared electrode...
Method of making random array of microspheres using enzyme digestion
A method of making a microarray comprising the steps of:--providing a support;--coating on the support a fluid composition containing microspheres and...
Random array of micro-spheres for the analysis of nucleic acids
A method of identifying nucleic acid samples comprising: providing a mircoarray including a substrate coated with a composition including a population of...
Self-dispersing titanyl phthalocyanine pigment compositions and
electrophotographic charge generation layers...
In a process for forming a self-dispersing crystalline phthalocyanine pigment composition of monodisperse nanoparticles, a mixture containing titanyl...