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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 ink-receptive...
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 ink...
Ink jet printer with cleaning mechanism and method of assembling same
An ink jet printer with cleaning mechanism, and method of assembling same. The printer comprises a print head having a surface thereon surrounding a plurality of...
Dual film image and electronic image capture camera which disables preview
button when preview screen displays...
A dual image capture camera for capturing successive film images on a filmstrip and for capturing successive electronic images that correspond to the respective...
System and method of improving intensity control of laser diodes using back
A system and method of controlling laser power output levels includes a laser (9) and a control circuit (27) for energizing the laser. A sensor (11) that...
Electronic imaging system for autoradiography
An imaging system with an imaging assemblage including a prompt phosphor layer for converting an ionizing radiation image into a light image, and a transparent...
Dye-donor element with transferable protection overcoat
A dye-donor element for thermal dye transfer comprising a support having thereon at least one dye layer area comprising an image dye in a binder and another area...
Photographic element containing a DIR coupler
The invention provides a photographic element comprising at least one emulsion layer comprising at least 50 mol % silver chloride, which layer comprises at least...
Antistatic layer for a photographic element
A photographic element having an antistatic layer comprising: a conductive agent, a colloidal sol, and a polymeric film-forming binder having a peel strength of 400 g or...
Scratch resistant layer for imaging elements
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support and at least one imaging layer superposed on the support. The imaging layer includes a...
Protective epoxy overcoat for imaging elements
The present invention relates to imaged elements having a protective overcoat that resists fingerprints, common stains, and spills. In particular, an overcoat...
Method and apparatus for improving the uniformity of a liquid curtain in a
curtain coating system-curtain...
A movable trough is taught for establishing a uniform wetting line on the rear face of a curtain coating hopper lip. The trough can be pivoted or moved linearly...
Coating of printhead nozzle plate
A method for treating a metallic oxide or metallic nitride ink jet printhead nozzle plate comprising stamping the front surface thereof with an anti-wetting...
Non-wetting protective layer for ink jet print heads
An ink jet print head is provided that includes a nozzle plate having an outer metal layer having nozzles for ejecting ink drops, and a coating of a non-wetting...
Method and computer program product for subjective image content
A user preference for a desired image is determined by using one or more examples and counterexamples of a desired image in order to define the user preference....
Thin durable photographic element
The invention relates to a photographic element consisting essentially of a transparent biaxially oriented polymer sheet, at least one emulsion adhering layer,...
System and method for perforating sheet material
A method and apparatus for perforating sheet material wherein the resulting perforations are in a predetermined pattern which avoids imparting structural...
Film registration slides
An apparatus for registering film in a drum scanner assembly including; a concave curved film platen having spaced first and second linear edges that are...
Isomerization of epoxyalkenes to 2,5-dihydrofurans
Disclosed are processes for the isomerization of epoxyalkenes to dihydrofurans by contacting an epoxyalkene with a catalyst comprising a quaternary organic onium...
Fragmentable electron donor compounds used in conjunction with epitaxially
sensitized silver halide emulsions
This invention comprises a silver halide photographic element comprising at least one sensitive silver halide emulsion layer comprising silver halide grains that...
Aggregated dyes for radiation-sensitive elements
A dispersion comprising an aqueous medium having dispersed therein an aggregated dye of the Formula (I): ##STR1## wherein X is oxygen or sulfur; R.sup.1 -R.sup.4...
Aliphatic aromatic copolyesters
This invention relates to binary blends of cellulose esters and aliphatic-aromatic copolyesters, cellulose esters and aliphatic polyesters as well as ternary...
Format flexible and durable ink jet printing
Ink jet printing apparatus is disclosed for forming ink images on a receiver and for treating the ink images formed on the receiver in response to one or more...
Silicone polymer diol compositions and condensation polymer/silicone
The invention herein provides a silicone polymer emulsion comprising: a) a silicone polymer; and b) a surfactant; and a liquid continuous phase comprising a...
Powder coatings from cyclic carbonate functional polymers and amine
Curable coating compositions for powder coatings are disclosed which are composed of a cyclic carbonate functional polymer and a carbamate salt of a...
Preparation of C1-C5 alkyl esters of nitro or thioether substituted
aromatic carboxylic acids
Methods for preparing substituted aromatic carboxylic acid esters are described. In particular, the invention relates a method for preparing a nitro-substituted...
Process for producing containers from polymer/platelet particle
The present invention relates to new polyester compositions, novel processes to prepare molded articles from these new polyester compositions, and novel...
Representing an extended color gamut digital image in a limited color gamut
A method for representing a digital image having color values with an extended color gamut in a storage color space having a limited color gamut including...
Multilevel mechanical grating device
A mechanical grating device for improving the diffraction efficiency. The mechanical grating device is built on a base having a surface. Above the base a spacer...
Process for the production of 2,5-dihydrofuran
This invention pertains to a process for the preparation of 2,5-dihydrofurans by the isomerization of .gamma.,.delta.-epoxyalkenes in the presence of a catalyst...
Method of preparing a stable coating
A process for making a stable coating comprising an inorganic, anionic pigment, an organic, anionic binder and an organic, cationic mordant comprising: a) mixing...
Format flexible ink jet printing having efficient receiver usage
Ink jet printing apparatus for forming a plurality of ink images on receivers in response to one or more digital image file(s) each including at least one or...
Using colorant precursors and reactants in microfluidic printing
In a method for microfluidic printing of colored images on a receiver, including providing a first set of reservoirs containing colorant precursors for different...
Acrylic modified waterborne alkyd or uralkyd dispersions
A water-based latex of an acrylic-modified waterborne alkyd or uralkyd dispersion in water is described. The acrylic-modified waterborne alkyd or uralkyd is a...
Remote control for a vertical digital projector
Photographic material having enhanced light absorption
This invention comprises a silver halide photographic material comprising at least one silver halide emulsion comprising tabular silver halide grains having...
Camera having light-blocking label
A camera has a casing enclosing a film area. The casing has a stray light path into the film area due to a light transmissive region, such as a region of...
Circuit for generating control signals
A method and apparatus of correlated double sampling is disclosed by creating sampled and clamped signals from CCD imager outputs that are in phase with the CCD...
Particular pattern of pixels for a color filter array which is used to
derive luminance and chrominance values
A color filter array for an image sensor which has a plurality of pixels is disclosed. The color filter array includes a plurality of color pixel kernels, with...
Method and apparatus for printing high resolution images using reflective
An apparatus for printing high resolution images on a photosensitive media (140) includes an array of LEDs (12) for forming a light beam uniformizing optics (45)...
Method for comparison of similar samples in liquid chromatography/mass
A method is disclosed to reduce the time needed to analyze data generated from very similar samples, emphasizing the differences obtained, from the combined...
Nylon 6/silicone blends
In one aspect, the invention provides a method of making a nylon 6/silicone polymer blend comprising the steps of preparing a silicone polymer emulsion...
Color photographic material having enhanced light absorption
This invention comprises a silver halide photographic material comprising at least one silver halide emulsion comprising silver halide grains having associated...
Silver halide photographic element, imaging process, and compound
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a light sensitive silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a yellow dye-forming coupler having...
Stable antihalation materials for photographic and photothermographic
An infrared photosensitive element comprising: a support bearing an infrared radiation-sensitive silver halide material; and an antihalation layer comprising a basic...
Imaging material with dimensional adjustment by heat
The invention relates to an imaging member comprising a base wherein said base comprises at least one layer of heat shrinkable sheet and at least one strength...
Electroluminescent devices having arylamine polymers
An electroluminescent device which includes an anode, a cathode, and a polymer luminescent material disposed between the anode and cathode, the polymer...
Ink jet printing method
An inkjet 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 jet...
Printer and print head capable of printing in a plurality of dynamic ranges
of ink droplet volumes and method...
Printer and print head capable of printing in a plurality of dynamic ranges of ink droplet volumes, and method of assembling same. A plurality of first nozzles...