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Transferable UV protective image overcoat
Disclosed is a heat transferable protective overcoat comprising a hydroxyphenyl triazine compound in a polymeric binder. Such an overcoat provides UV protection...
Method and apparatus for refreshment and reuse of loaded developer
A method and an apparatus for the refreshment and reuse of loaded developers used in lithographic printing are disclosed. The pH of an aqueous, essentially...
Laser thermal color donors with improved aging characteristics
A donor element for proofing having at least a transfer material disposed on a substrate for the preparation of a digital halftone proof having consistent dot...
Ink jet ink composition
An ink jet ink composition of water, humectant and a self-assembling colorant that is capable of spontaneously forming a nanoparticulate dispersion without any...
Ink jet printing process
An ink jet printing process for improving the durability and image quality of an ink jet image having the steps of a) providing an ink jet recording element...
Identification and detection means for non-conventional negatives
A processed photosensitive media having an image there on which is designed to have the image digitally scanned and manipulated in accordance with a specific...
Cup and probe assembly for use in a valve system for transferring a liquid
between two sources
A cup and probe assembly for use in a system for transferring a liquid between two sources in a photographic processor. The probe having body portion having a...
Organic laser cavity arrays
An organic laser cavity structure is described, comprising a plurality of organic laser cavity devices, each organic laser cavity device characterized by: i) a...
Liquid crystal cell with compensator layer and process
Disclosed is a liquid crystal cell having contiguous to a surface of a constraint thereof one or more compensator layers, each containing a transparent amorphous...
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...
Light-producing high aperture ratio display having aligned tiles
A high aperture ratio emissive tiled display comprised of a plurality of tiles including a substrate with discrete layers of integrated drive circuits, thin film...
Digital image compression utilizing shrinkage of subband coefficients
In compressions of digital images having a plurality of initial pixels, an image type and a quantization step-size set preassigned to the image type, are...
Providing an emission-protecting layer in an OLED device
An organic light-emitting device with improved performance including an anode formed over a substrate; a hole-transporting layer formed over the anode; and a...
Elongated computed radiography cassette
A storage phosphor cassette for use in recording radiographic images of elongated objects. The cassette includes: first and second storage phosphor plates having...
Low-cost method of forming a color imager
A color imager, which has a plurality of photodiodes, utilizes a layer of metal that is formed over the photodiodes. The metal layer has a plurality of different...
Photographic material comprising a bicyclic pyrazolotriazole coupler with
improved photographic properties
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a light sensitive silver halide emulsion layer and, having associated with that layer a ...
Photographic peracid bleaching composition, processing kit, and method of
A composition for photographic bleaching contains a peracid bleaching agent such as a peroxide, persulfate, or periodate, and a cyclicaminomethanediphosphonic...
Method of manufacturing a thermally imageable element
Methods of manufacturing multi-layer thermally imageable elements useful as lithographic printing plate precursors are disclosed. The elements comprise a...
Ink cartridge with memory chip and method of assembling
An ink cartridge incorporating a memory chip includes a housing having a top wall, a bottom wall and plural side walls defining the exterior of the cartridge for...
Continuous ink-jet printing apparatus having an improved droplet deflector
An apparatus for printing an image is provided. The apparatus includes an ink droplet forming mechanism operable to selectively create a stream of ink droplets...
Secure manipulation archiving retrieval and transmission system for
electronic multimedia commerce
A secure manipulation archiving retrieval and transmission system for electronic multi media commerce, includes: a plurality of client devices having image...
Method and system for reconstructing an image from projection data acquired
by a cone beam computed tomography...
A method and system for reconstructing a three-dimensional image of an object from cone beam projection data. The method comprising the steps of: acquiring the...
Color transform method for preferential gamut mapping of colors in images
A method for generating a transform for converting a digital color image signal expressed as color values in a first color space having a first color gamut to...
Method and apparatus that allows a low-resolution digital greeting card
image or digital calendar image to...
A method of generating a composited digital image at a first resolution having a link to a digital negative at an original resolution is disclosed. The digital...
Logical flicker suppression for a temperature controlled heater load
A temperature control system for reducing flicker in an electrical resistance heater comprising: an electrical resistance heater divided into at least two...
Thermally developable emulsions and materials containing triazine-thione
Thermally developable compositions such thermographic and photothermographic emulsions include certain triazine-thione compounds. These emulsions can be used in...
Method of manufacturing imaging compositions
The present invention provides methods of forming and using thermally imageable composite elements which may be developed into lithographic printing plates. More...
Complex fluorene-containing compounds
An organic compound comprising a complex fluorene structure represented by one of the following formulas: ##STR1## wherein: X.sub.1, X.sub.2, X.sub.3, and...
Organic electroluminescent devices with high luminance
Disclosed is a multilayer electroluminescent device comprising a cathode, an anode, a light emitting layer (LEL) and a layer disposed between the cathode and...
Increased contrast overhead projection films
Disclosed is a projection media comprising a transparent polymer layer with random light diffusing elements and having a Tg of less than 75.degree. C.
Aqueous inkjet ink and receiver combination
An aqueous inkjet ink and receiver combination wherein the aqueous inkjet ink comprises: a pigment; a polymer binder containing less than 25% of a hydrophilic...
Method of operating a thermal actuator and liquid drop emitter with
Methods of operating a thermal actuator, especially for use in a liquid drop emitter for ink jet printing, are disclosed. Methods are disclosed for operating a...
Automatic startup for a solvent ink printing system
An automatic start-up for a continuous ink jet printer provides a dyeless flush fluid to the printhead to remove any particles or ink residue from the printhead...
Start-up and shut down of continuous inkjet print head
A cleaning system for a continuous inkjet printer comprises a cleaning chamber positioned substantially parallel to an ink supply chamber and nozzle plate, and a...
Method and apparatus for controlling heaters in a continuous ink jet print
A method for generating an electrical signal with a plurality of pulses used to operate a continuous inkjet printer having plurality of nozzles, including the...
Control device and method to prevent register errors
A control device for removing register errors on printing machines. The control device for controlling the printing drums for a printing machine has at least a...
Transparent label with enhanced sharpness
The invention relates to an imaging element comprising at least one imaging layer wherein said imaging layer comprises photosensitive silver halide layer...
Retrieval and browsing of database images based on image emphasis and
An image is automatically assessed with respect to certain features, wherein the assessment is a determination of the degree of importance, interest or...
Optical magnifier suitable for use with a microdisplay device
An optical magnifier is provided. One general form of one example embodiment includes two lens elements, at least two aspheric surfaces, and at least one...
Water-compatible epoxy compounds containing sulfonate or thiosulfate
Water-compatible branched or unbranched epoxy compounds comprise a backbone having covalently attached two or more epoxy moieties and one or more of the same or...
Transfer laminate donor for lenticular images with anti-stick backing
Disclosed is a multilayer transfer laminate donor comprising a flexible support bearing on the top side of the support: a) a release layer capable of allowing the...
On-press developable IR sensitive printing plates
The present invention relates to IR-sensitive compositions suitable for the manufacture of printing plates developable on-press. The IR-sensitive compositions...
Method to reduce imaging effluence in processless thermal printing plates
A method to reduce effluence during or immediately after imaging of a printing plate is described. In one embodiment of the invention, the method comprises: (a)...
Phosphor screen and imaging assembly with poly(lactic acid) support
A phosphor screen comprises an inorganic phosphor capable of absorbing X-rays and emitting electromagnetic radiation having a wavelength greater than 300 nm. The...
Multilayer with radiation absorber and touch screen
A transparent multilayer comprises (a) a first conductive layer containing an intrinsically conductive polymer and a film forming binder, (b) a second conductive...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element comprising a support having thereon a porous image-receiving layer comprising particles, a poly(vinyl alcohol) binder and a...
Apparatus for forming a microlens mold
An apparatus for making microlens molds and microlens array molds is described which utilizes a forming element having a rotating half radius diamond cutting...
Light diffuser with variable diffusion
A light diffuser comprises a film bearing a macro diffusion efficiency variation in which the efficiency variation is greater than 5% between two locations that...
Method for processing a digital image to adjust brightness
A method of processing a digital image, including the steps of applying an initial scene balance algorithm to the digital image to produce an initial scene...
Laser array and method of making same
A laser array and method of making same has precision fiducial marks that aid in the alignment of the laser array. The invention requires forming additional...