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Self-contained humidity stabilized imaging media comprising
microencapsulated color formers
A self-contained photohardenable imaging assembly comprising in order: a first transparent support; an imaging layer comprising a developer material and a...
Method to prepare an aluminosilicate polymer
The invention relates to a method to prepare an aluminosilicate polymer of the imogolite type. The method consists in treating an aluminium halide, with an alkyl...
Alumina filled gelatin
A gelatin based photographic coating contains at least gelatin and colloidal alumina particles less than 0.2 .mu.m. Additionally, the coating may contain any...
Dye for ink jet ink
An ink jet ink composition comprising water, a humectant and a water-soluble pyrazoleazoindole dye.
Image scanner with frame mounted lens and sensor and image scanning method
A scanner includes a gate to receive a media carrying an image to be scanned. A frame is movable toward and away from the gate between a scanning position and a...
Active pixel sensor with shared row timing signals
An Active Pixel Sensor with increased sensitivity by employing an improved buss structure reducing the number of signal lines used within the sensor and...
Parallel output architectures for CMOS active pixel sensors
An active pixel sensor formed by creating an X-Y array of pixels on a semiconductor substrate. The two dimensional array of pixels is arranged in a plurality of...
Carbamate functional oligomers and coatings therefrom
This invention involves a carbamate functional polymer or oligomer made by reacting a cyclic carbonate with ammonia or a primary amine, then reacting the...
Procatalysts, catalyst systems, and use in olefin polymerization
There are described solid procatalysts, catalyst systems incorporating the solid procatalysts, and the use of the catalyst systems in olefin polymerization and...
Core-shell silver salts and imaging compositions, materials and methods
A non-photosensitive core-shell silver salt can be used in thermographic and photothermographic imaging compositions and materials. This core-shell silver salt...
Scratch resistant-water resistant overcoat for photographic systems
The present invention is an imaged photographic element having a protective overcoat thereon. The protective overcoat is formed by providing a photographic...
Reflective imaging element with expanded color gamut
This invention relates to a method of forming an image comprising providing an imaging element comprising a transparent polymer sheet, and at least one photo...
Photothermographic materials containing backside image stabilizing
Photothermographic materials provide images having improved stability from browning. The improved image stability is achieved by including an image stabilizing...
Method of adjusting conductivity after processing of photographs
The invention relates to a method of conductivity control comprising providing a photographic element having a lower surface antistatic layer comprising...
Electroluminescent device with anthracene derivatives hole transport layer
An organic multilayer electroluminescent device including an anode and cathode, and including therebetween a hole transport layer; and an electron transport...
Coating apparatus having a coating, recirculation and cleaning arrangement
An apparatus and method for applying at least one coating solution of a predetermined viscosity to a photosensitive material. The apparatus includes at least an...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method, comprising the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading said printer with an...
Apparatus and method for radiant thermal film development
The invention relates to an apparatus for radiant thermal development of photothermal film comprising a receiving chamber for a film cartridge, drive means to...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method, comprising the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading the printer with an ink...
Dual action thermal actuator and method of operating thereof
An apparatus for and method of operating a thermal actuator for a micromechanical device, especially a liquid drop emitter such as an ink jet printhead, is...
Ink jet printing with color-balanced ink drops mixed using bleached ink
A drop-on-demand ink jet printing system includes a print head having at least one mixing chamber with a nozzle opening. A plurality of sources of color liquid...
Ink jet printer with improved dry time
An ink jet print head includes an array of nozzles, each nozzle being capable of selectively producing when actuated at least two ink drop sizes including a...
Laminator assembly having a pressure roller with a deformable layer
A laminating assembly and method bonds a lamination sheet to receiver stock. The laminating assembly includes a pressure roller arrangement which comprises upper...
Laminate and gasket manfold for ink jet delivery systems and similar
A system and method for the fabrication of a fluid, gas and/or vacuum flow system (10) having a laminate gasket manifold (14) containing a plurality of...
Power and signal interconnection scheme for a personal electronic product
A personal electronic apparatus includes a case and a flat battery located in the case and having power and ground electrodes on one side of the battery, and a...
Constant speed, variable resolution two-phase CCD
A linear image sensor comprising a linear array of photosites adjacent to a charge coupled device (CCD) that is preferably a two phase CCD with a transfer gate...
Method of calibrating image scanning apparatus of a photographic film
In a photographic film digital image scanner, long term adverse effects on image scanning system response are compensated for by establishing an initial gain...
System and process for writing by hand on a digital image
A system and process for combining a prerecorded digital image with hand written graphic elements. The system comprises at least one computer for managing the...
Agricultural mulch films with triggered degradation
A process for enhancing biodegradability of a shaped article, includes the steps of providing a dimensionally stable shaped article; and contacting said article...
Surfactantless latex compositions and methods of making polymer blends
using these compositions
The present invention relates to surfactantless latex compositions. More particularly, the present invention pertains to surfactantless latex compositions...
Apparatus and method for vapor depositing lubricant coating on a web
A vacuum lubricant deposition station coats a lubricant onto the back side of a moving web prior to coating the front side with emulsions. The deposition station...
Thermal actuator drop-on-demand apparatus and method for high frequency
A liquid drop emitter, such as an ink jet device, for emitting a series of liquid drops at high frequency is disclosed. The drop emitter comprises a ...
Traction measuring tool
A tool is taught for measuring force transferred from a moving web to an idler roller. The tool includes a first drive shaft having a distal end adapted to be...
Image reproduction apparatus with compact, low-waste digital printer
A photographic image printer, method of printing, and a software program for printing digital images which analyzes pending orders, determines the image printing...
Stray light baffle for internal drum scanner
An optical scanner assembly exposes an image on photosensitive media positioned on the internal surface of a drum platen. The assembly includes: a laser assembly...
Method for stitching partial radiation images to reconstruct a full image
A method of forming a composite image from first and second digital images formed by recording first and second contiguous segments of a larger radiographic...
Process for producing poly(1,4-cyclohexylenedimethylene
1,4-cyclohexanedicarboxylate) and the reactor grade...
In a process for producing a reactor grade polyester, a poly(1,4-cyclohexylenedimethylene 1,4-cyclohexanedicarboxylate) has a reduced amount of isomerization of...
Color photographic element containing coupler useful for forming neutral
The invention provides a color photographic element that contains a coupler useful for forming a neutral silver-based image. Such couplers are particularly...
Charge containing element
A charge containing element including a conductive layer; a dielectric layer formed on the conductive layer wherein the dielectric layer is formed by the thermal...
Photocurable coatings for polyester articles
Coated articles having improved chemical resistance comprising an article formed from a moldable polymer coated on at least one surface with a coating...
Light-weight imaging assemblies for oncology portal imaging
Imaging assemblies comprise thin metal screens adjacent fluorescent intensifying screens. Such assemblies can be included as part of radiographic imaging...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method comprising the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading the printer with an ink...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet ink jet printing method, comprising the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading the printer...
Ink jet printing method
An ink jet printing method having the steps of: A) providing an ink jet printer that is responsive to digital data signals; B) loading the printer with an...
Continuous ink jet printhead having two-dimensional nozzle array and method
of redundant printing
A continuous inkjet printing apparatus is provided. The apparatus includes a printhead having a two-dimensional nozzle array with the two-dimensional nozzle...
Barcode and data storage arrangement on a photographic element
A method of placing a two-dimensional barcode symbol on a photographic element, the barcode symbol comprising collections of modules arranged in a regular array...
Electronic flash unit with alternative capacitor switching
An electronic flash unit has alternative (dual) capacitor switching to reduce flash ready time for flash firing.
Method and apparatus for a color scannerless range imaging system
A color scannerless range imaging system includes an illumination system for illuminating the scene with modulated illumination of a predetermined modulation...
Method and apparatus for adjusting spot size of one color component of a
multiple color co-axial laser beam
A method of adjusting a first spot size for a first color component (74) of a multiple color co-axial laser beam (70) that comprises, focusing the multiple color...
Image capture device having a scanning mode switching capability
A system and method in which an image capture device such as a scanner can be automatically switched between a plurality of scanning modes without the need for...