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Imaging materials comprising electrically conductive polymer particle
Image-forming materials including photographic, thermographic, and thermally-developable imaging materials include one or more transparent electrically...
Camera speed color film with base side micro-lenses
Disclosed is a light sensitive photographic element suitable for image capture followed by machine reading to produce a single perspective two-dimensional color...
Ink cartridge in which ink supply bag held fast to housing
An ink cartridge includes an ink supply bag, a fitting attached to the bag and including an integral ink egress snout, and a pair of housing halves that contain...
Method and system for correcting non-symmetric distortion in an image
Non-symmetric distortion generated by an imaging system producing a distortion predominantly in one image dimension is corrected by providing a distortion model...
Method for modification of non-image data in an image processing chain
A method for modification of metadata in an image processing chain is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of: providing metadata corresponding to...
Micro-mechanical polarization-based modulator
A micro-mechanical spatial light modulator for modulating a polarization state of an incident beam (20) comprises a plurality of rotatable elements. Each of the...
Method and system for estimating sensor dark current drift and
One aspect of the present invention is a system for estimating sensor and illumination non-uniformities. The system comprises a first light source, and a first...
Transparent field spreading layer for dispersed liquid crystal coatings
A display sheet having polymer dispersed liquid crystals, includes a substrate and a state changing layer disposed over the substrate and defining first and...
Scannerless range imaging system having high dynamic range
A scannerless range imaging system includes an illumination system for illuminating a scene with modulated illumination of a predetermined modulation frequency,...
Process for the preparation of ligands for olefin polymerization catalysts
Processes for the preparation of 4,5-bisimino-[1,3]dithiolanes and 2,3-bisimino-[1,4]dithianes are described. The processes involve conversion of an oxalamide to...
Coating fluid for imaging element comprising solubilized collagen gelatin
An aqueous coating fluid is described comprising gelatin at a concentration of at least 1 wt % and a colloidal particle dispersed material phase at a volume...
Stable IR dye composition for invisible marking
This invention relates to a latex composition comprising water as a continuous phase and, as the dispersed phase, hydrophobic polymer particles having associated...
Non-blocking polymeric articles
The present invention provides an article of manufacture having a coating or is otherwise surrounded in large measure by a second polymer which has non-blocking...
Ultrasonically sealing the cover plate to provide a hermetic enclosure for
A method of providing a hermetically sealed enclosure for a highly moisture sensitive electronic device including depositing an electrical conductor on the...
Compacting moisture-sensitive organic materials in making an organic
A method of compacting moisture-sensitive organic material adaptable for making an organic layer on a structure which will form part of an organic light-emitting...
Dye mixture for ink jet ink
An ink jet ink composition comprising water, a humectant and a mixture of a water-soluble, magenta anthrapyridone dye and Reactive Red 23, Reactive Red 24,...
A processor for processing photosensitive material has a rotatable outer drum and an inner sprocket wheel which is independently rotatable from the outer drum....
System and method for digital film development using visible light
One aspect of the invention is a system for digital dye color film processing. In one embodiment, a developer station applies a processing solution to film to...
Ink cartridge having ink supply bag filled to less than capacity and folded
in cartridge housing
An ink cartridge includes a flexible bag filled with a liquid ink, and a cartridge housing that holds the bag. The bag is filled to a predetermined percentage of...
Disposable ink assemblage
A disposable ink assemblage intended for an ink cartridge includes an ink bag containing an ink supply, and an ink egress snout attached to the bag and from...
Camera with frame counter
A camera includes a frame counter having a single numerical scale of frame count indicia capable of being successively viewed after each picture is taken. The...
Camera for forming simultaneous images covering different areas of the same
A camera has a wide-angle taking lens and a telephoto taking lens for forming simultaneous wide-angle and telephoto images of the same subject, to make...
Method and apparatus for correcting heavily damaged images
A system and method for correcting defects in images. A secondary defect map, defining heavily damaged portions of the image which were not corrected...
Imaging device and method for imaging photosensitive media of different
The present invention provides for an imaging device such as a scanner or printer. The imaging device includes a unique media gate arrangement in which each of...
Photographic processing system
A method of processing a print order in which the entire order is delivered simultaneously. An exposed sheet carrying all the latent images of the order is...
Method of coating a polymer-dispersed electro-optical fluid and sheets
A light modulating layer formed by providing an emulsion having electro-optical fluid in a gelatin solution, heating the emulsion to reduce the viscosity of the...
Adsorber system to replace water column in a polyester process
The present invention provides a process for recovering a dihydroxy compound from a fluid stream that results from the preparation of a polyester by use of an...
Microbead and immiscible polymer voided polyester for imaging medias
The present invention relates to an image recording element a microvoided layer comprising a continuous phase polyester matrix having dispersed therein...
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...
Thermally developable emulsions and materials containing tirazine-thione
Thermally developable compositions such thermographic and photothermographic emulsions include certain triazine-thione compounds. These emulsions can be used in...
Low moisture donor substrate coatable with organic layers transferrable in
response in incident radiation
A low moisture donor element for use in transferring moisture sensitive organic material to an OLED device including a low moisture transparent support; an...
Forming an improved stability emissive layer from a donor element in an
A method of forming an organic light-emitting device with improved stability including forming an anode over a substrate, providing a cathode spaced from the...
Transfer of organic material from a donor to form a layer in an OLED device
Method and apparatus are disclosed for transferring organic material from a donor onto a substrate to form a layer of organic material on one or more OLED...
There are provided novel multilayer films comprising a layer comprising a thermoplastic polymer, such as an aliphatic-aromatic copolyester (AAPE), with or...
Laser thermal imaging process, dye, and element
A laser-induced thermal recording element comprising a support having thereon a colorant layer comprising a colorant dispersed in a polymeric binder, said...
Coating method with improved coating uniformity by choice of surfactant
A method for measuring the dynamic surface tension (DST) of a proposed outer layer of a liquid composition, to be curtain or slide hopper coated, over a range of...
The present invention involves a method for forming an improved lamination envelope (260) for use in forming a pre-press proof (200) which comprises laminating...
Method and device for processing a color reversal photographic film
The invention relates to a method and device for processing an exposed color reversal photographic film. This method enables the water consumption of the washing...
Monocentric autostereoscopic optical apparatus using resonant fiber-optic
A substantially monocentric arrangement of optical components provides stereoscopic display of a virtual image, electronically scanned by resonant actuation of a...
Ink cartridge having ink identifier oriented to provide ink identification
An ink cartridge includes an ink egress snout from which an ink supply is discharged from the ink cartridge, and a collar that mates with the snout and can be...
Coalescence-free inkjet printing by controlling drop spreading on/in a
An inkjet printer system and method for recording an image in a single pass print mode includes a printhead having a plurality of nozzles that are selectively...
Electrostatic fluid ejector with dynamic valve control
A drop-on-demand liquid emission device, such as for example an ink jet printer, includes a member movable through a path for driving liquid from the device,...
Method for managing a quick distribution of images
The present invention concerns a method for managing a quick distribution of images. The method comprises the following steps: receiving, from a user, at least...
Photographic film cleaning apparatus and method
A film cleaning apparatus and method includes a cleaning member with at least one self-loading cleaning surface or pad mounted directly over the film, such that...
Exposure control system and camera having same
In a first aspect of the present invention, a camera exposure control system is provided. The camera exposure control system has a shutter movable during an...
Adaptive message embedding error diffusion method
A method of producing a halftoned digital image having an embedded message includes using a digital message and at least one digital carrier image to produce a...
Method of characterizing a video display
A method of characterizing a video display, including the steps of providing a mathematical model of the display that relates code values to luminance output of...
Data-reading image capture apparatus, camera, and method of use
A data-reading image capture apparatus, camera, and method of use. The capture apparatus has a digital image detector sensitive to a band of visible radiation...
Apparatus for printing high resolution images using reflective LCD
An apparatus for printing images including illumination optics (75) that provides uniform area light is disclosed. A mirror (440) receives the uniform area light...
Modified alkyd compositions comprising diol latex compositions and
processes of making the same
The present invention relates to modified alkyd polymers, and compositions made from such polymers, wherein the alkyd polymers are modified with ...