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Apparatus and method of measuring features of an article
An apparatus and method of measuring an article is provided. The method includes providing an article having a feature to be measured, the article having a...
Process and control mechanism for avoiding register errors
Ensuring proper compass and register positioning during printing. Marks are imprinted on a carrying element and at least one sensor is present to detect the...
Stabilization of three-dimensional images in a scannerless range imaging
A method for generating a stabilized three-dimensional image from a scannerless range imaging system comprises the steps of acquiring a bundle of three or more...
Authenticatable image with an embedded image having a discernible physical
characteristic with improved...
A method is disclosed for printing an authenticatable image having an embedded image into a receiver having a discernible physical characteristic, such that the...
Method and system for multi-sensor signal detection
A method and apparatus for defect detection through color-filter channels is provided. The present invention includes an electronic scanner or similar device...
High-speed scanner having image processing for improving the color
reproduction and visual appearance thereof
A scanner for digitizing a document includes a digitizer for digitizing the document into a first color space; a circuit for converting the digitized data into a...
Method of processing a roll of exposed photographic film containing
photographic images into corresponding...
This invention is directed to a method of processing at least one digital image of at least one photographic image and distributing at least one visual print...
Method of constructing a liquid crystal display element that includes
dispensing an optical grade adhesive to...
A method of constructing a liquid crystal display element or similar article of manufacture includes providing a first transparent substrate bondable to a second...
Drive scheme for cholesteric liquid crystal displays
In a drive scheme for driving the pixels of a passive matrix liquid crystal display having row and column electrodes, the drive scheme including a selection...
Image sensor with improved optical response uniformity
An image sensor includes a semiconductor substrate; a photosensor having, a first photosensing region including a first stack of one or more layers of ...
Thermally sensitive compositions containing cyanoacrylate polymers
The present invention provides a processless printing plate precursor including a thermally sensitive layer applied onto a substrate. The thermally sensitive...
Lip preparation apparatus and method for improving the uniformity of a
liquid curtain in a curtain coating system
An apparatus and method for improving the uniformity of a liquid curtain in a coating system comprising a lip of a slide die wherein the lip includes a front...
Efficient yellow thermal imaging ribbon
The invention relates to a donor for thermal imaging including a base and dye layer, wherein said dye layer includes yellow dye and binder in a ratio of about...
Ink-jet printing with reduced cross-talk
An ink jet printer having an array of nozzles from which ink droplets of adjustable volume are emitted further includes a mechanism adapted to individually...
Process of identification of shadows in an image and image obtained using
The invention relates to a process of shadow identification in a digital image. The digital image comprises a set of image points that can be located in a plane...
Chronological age altering lenticular image
A chronological age altering lenticular image is comprised of a first photograph (62) of an individual at a first age (64). A second photograph (66) of the...
Nanopastes as patterning compositions for electronic parts
The present invention provides methods of making an electronic part in which a nanopaste composed of inorganic nanoparticles and a carrier is applied onto a...
Imageable composition containing colorant having a counter anion derived
from a non-volatile acid
The present invention provides an imageable composition, which includes an acid curable composition, an acid generator, a colorant having a counter anion derived...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element having a support having thereon an image-receiving layer, the image-receiving layer containing: a) from about 20 to about 65% by...
Method and control device for prevention of image plane registration errors
A method and a control device for prevention of registration errors. In the current state of the art, a control circuit of a control device eliminates ...
Digital image processing method and computer program product for detecting
human irises in an image
A digital image processing method is taught for detecting human irises in a digital image. The method comprises the steps measuring the red intensity of the...
Microelectromechanical device with continuously variable displacement
An electrostatic micromechanical device with continuously variable displacement, that includes: a movable member having a first electrode; an opposing surface...
Photographic system for enabling interactive communication between a camera
and an attraction site
A photographic system involves the collection of data from a scene, e.g., a visitor attraction site, that is capable of interactive communication with a user....
Organic EL display device with gamma correction
An organic EL display device which displays by individually controlling an amount of current of organic EL elements, which are arranged in a matrix, according to...
Color OLED display with improved power efficiency
A color OLED display includes an array of light emitting OLED pixels, each pixel having three or more gamut elements for emitting different colors of light...
Silver-(carboxylate-azine toner) particles for photothermographic and
The present disclosure relates to aqueous dispersions of silver (carboxylate-azine toner) particles wherein the azine content of the particles is from about 0.01...
Organic electroluminescent devices with high luminance
A multilayer electroluminescent device comprising a cathode, an anode, a light emitting layer, and a layer disposed between the cathode and anode containing a...
Polishing compositions comprising polymeric cores having inorganic surface
particles and method of use
This invention relates generally to compositions and methods for removing adherent materials and polishing surfaces. In one embodiment, the method employs an...
Hold down clamp for holding down sheet material
A hold down clamp for holding down a stack of sheet material, preferably on a transportation trolley selectively in operative association with a printing...
Sheet feeder for a sheet handling machine
A sheet feeder comprising a platform for stacking sheets and feed head assembly at the front of the platform for acquiring individual sheets from the stack and...
Method for inserting one or more canisters into a flexible pouch in a
A method for inserting one or more canisters into a flexible pouch includes having the pouch with a re-sealable end portion for permitting insertion of the...
Method of image compensation for watermarked film
A method for obtaining an adjusted digital image which is compensated for a watermark exposure is described comprising: determining a first sensitometric...
Method and apparatus for translating a spatial light modulator to provide
A method for translating a spatial light modulator (22) to provide dithering comprises the steps of: providing a support (11) have a high degree of flexibility;...
Microcavity OLED device
A microcavity OLED device including a substrate; a metallic bottom-electrode layer disposed over the substrate; a metallic top-electrode layer spaced from the...
Random array of micro-spheres for the analysis of nucleic acid using enzyme
A method of identifying nucleic acid samples comprising: providing a mircoarray including a substrate coated with a composition including a population of nucleic...
Cationic shelled particle
The invention relates to a cationic shelled particle comprising a colloidal alumina core having a median diameter of between 20 and 2000 nm and a positive...
Determining defects in OLED devices
A method of determining defects in OLED devices having a plurality of pixels, each with its own emissive layer, which are capable of being excited by input light...
Method for film inspection and development
A method of preparing a roll of film for development. The method involves inspecting the film for defects and imperfections as the film is unwound from a...
Method for providing customized photo products over a network using images
captured from a digital camera
A method for providing customized digital printing services over a network to provide a photo product including images including providing an electronic database...
Formation of uniform density patches in an electrographic reproduction
apparatus for process control
In an electrographic reproduction apparatus having a media transport mechanism for transporting media into operative association with a plurality of different...
Index prints for photofinishing services
Improved index prints for photofinishing services are provided where the imagettes are grouped by event or subject matter. Permanently attached index print...
Method and system for selective enhancement of image data
A method and apparatus for selectively applying image enhancement processing to parts of an image. In one embodiment, spatial processing transformations, such as...
Event clustering of images using foreground/background segmentation
An event clustering method uses foreground and background segmentation for clustering images from a group into similar events. Initially, each image is divided...
Apparatus and method for selectively exposing photosensitive materials
using a spatial light modulator
An exposure apparatus (8) for fabricating optical film (40) by exposing a pattern such as for photoalignment, where the optical film (40) has a photosensitive...
Polymer microspheres containing latent colorants and method of preparation
The present invention relates to a polymer microsphere comprising at least one polymer and at least one bound latent colorant, wherein the microsphere is...
Highly lubricated imaging element with elastomeric matte
A photographic imaging element is disclosed comprising a support having on a front side thereof a silver halide imaging layer and an outermost protective...
Film processing solution cartridge and method for developing and digitizing
A digital film processing system and film processing solution cartridge are disclosed. The cartridge comprises a housing and a chamber for storing a film...
Apparatus for securing print cartridge in ink jet printer
An ink jet printer apparatus is adapted to secure a print cartridge which includes an open container having a top opening; a porous ink-absorbent in the...
Real time electronic registration of scanned documents
The registration and skew information of a document about to be scanned are detected prior to capturing the entire image of the document. Two sensors, a fixed...
Method of compensating a digital image for the effects of flare light
A method for compensating a digital image for the effects of flare light in order to generate an enhanced digital image operates upon a source digital image...