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Method and apparatus for movably supporting a reflecting member of a
A support assembly for supporting a reflecting member of a focusing apparatus utilizes a flexure arrangement. The reflecting member can be in the form of a...
Laser printer using multiple sets of lasers with multiple wavelengths
A color printer for imaging on an image plane includes: (a) a plurality of light sources, each of the light sources being adapted to provide a spatially...
Linear translation system for use in a laser imaging system
A linear translation system for use in a laser imaging system. The linear translation system includes a base member including a pair of longitudinally extending...
Printing continuous tone images on receivers having field-driven
An electronic printing apparatus responsive to a digital image for providing continuous tone optical density pixels forming an output image on a receiver...
Method of controlling a printhead movement based on a screw pitch to
minimize swath-to-swath error in an image...
An image processing apparatus (10), typically for sheet thermal print media. The image processing apparatus (10) typically comprises a vacuum imaging drum (300)...
Process for the isolation of polyunsaturated fatty acids and esters
thereof from complex mixtures which contain...
This invention relates to a process for the isolation of fatty acids and fatty acid esters from complex naturally occurring mixtures which contain sterols,...
Reusable donor layer containing dye wells for continuous tone thermal
A reusable thermal dye donor element for a dye transfer thermal printer comprising: a base support having a plurality of wells which preferentially adsorb and...
Photographic recording materials and their use in redox amplification
A photographic recording material for use in redox amplification comprises a support having thereon a plurality of emulsion layers, each emulsion layer...
Photographic clear display materials with biaxially oriented polyolefin
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising a transparent polymer sheet, at least one layer of biaxially oriented polyolefin sheet and at least...
A clip for attaching an end of a web to a drive belt. The clip comprises an elongate mount for receiving an end of the web, and an attachment section for...
Compact apparatus for thermal film development and scanning
The invention relates to an apparatus for thermal development comprising a receiving chamber for a thrust cartridge, drive means to advance thermal film from said...
Method and apparatus for conditioning previously developed filmstrip
A method and apparatus for conditioning a previously developed photosensitive material. The method includes subjecting the photosensitive material to a liquid...
Maximizing image gloss uniformity by minimizing the effect of
temperature droop in a fuser for reproduction...
A fuser, for a reproduction apparatus, for permanently fixing a marking particle image to a receiver member transported through said fuser in a fusing direction....
Animated image presentations with personalized digitized images
Personalized story presentations, such as video movies, are prepared with the aid of a kit including a film camera, pose instruction set and chroma-key backdrop....
Diffractive light modulator
A modulator for modulating an incident beam of light having a wavelength .lambda. including a base having a surface; an electrode formed over the surface of the...
Non-impact printer apparatus and method of printing with improved
control of emitter pulsewidth modulation duration
A non-impact printer apparatus and method wherein enabling waveforms for enabling a plurality of recording elements for recording pixels are characterized by...
Process for the degradation of polyolefins
A novel process for the production of degraded polyolefin is described. The process involves introducing polyolefin into one end of a vented multi-screw...
Process for preparing reactive latex blends which are chemically and
physically stable until film formation
This invention provides the composition, preparation, and end-use of waterborne crosslinking technology based compositions prepared from water-based latexes. The...
Aqueous coating compositions for surface protective layers for imaging
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support, at least one image forming layer superposed on the support and a protective overcoat...
Photothermographic element with iridium and copper doped silver halide
A negative-acting photothermographic element comprises a support bearing at least one heat-developable, photosensitive, image-forming photothermographic emulsion...
Imaging element comprising an electrically-conductive layer containing
metal-containing particles and clay...
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support, an image-forming layer superposed on said support, a transparent magnetic recording layer...
Imaging element containing an electrically-conductive layer and a
transparent magnetic recording layer
The present invention is an imaging element which includes a support, an image-forming layer superposed on the support, an electrically-conductive layer...
Lightweight bottles and method for making same
The present invention discloses a process comprising forming a preform with planar stretch ratios greater than about 14 from a polyester having a natural stretch...
Method of inhibiting microbial growth in an aqueous medium
A method of inhibiting microbial growth in an aqueous medium comprising contacting the aqueous medium with a biocidal material comprising a biocide having a log...
Inks for ink jet printers
An ink for use in an inkjet printer having nozzles for ejecting ink droplets includes a colorant, a hydroxysilane having at least two hydroxy groups, and a...
Processing photographic material
Exposed photographic film is washed in a multi-stage arrangement in which the film is guided through a container of solution and transferred from one stage to...
Supply and collection of solutions
It is known to supply solution to a process and to collect effluent therefrom using `bag-in-box` arrangement each having a predetermined volume. However, if the...
Apparatus and method for drying photosensitive material using radiant
heat and air flow passages
A drying apparatus and method utilizes radiant heat and forced air to provide for rapid drying of photosensitive material without emulsion side contact. The...
Electrostatographic apparatus using alloyed zirconia ceramic providing
image receiving surface
An electrostatographic apparatus for providing images on a receiver, including an electrostatographic element movable along a path, having a substrate, an...
Optical testing method and apparatus employing a distortion verification
A method and apparatus for testing the configuration of an optical element includes an optical test-set having a holographic optical element designed to obtain a...
Transferring of color segments to a receiver
A colorant transfer printhead for viewing or delivering color segments to a receiver, including a plurality of color channels, a structure for delivering the...
Image producing apparatus for uniform microfluidic printing
An image producing apparatus which can produce a plurality of ink pixels on a display such as a receiver medium is disclosed. The apparatus includes a plurality...
Optical scanner feedback system having a reflected cylinder lens
An optical scanner feedback system. The feedback system provides a feedback signal representative of a laser beam focused along an optical path onto a scanning...
Process for the co-production of dissolving-grade pulp and xylan
Disclosed is a process for upgrading paper-grade wood pulp to dissolving grade pulp which is suitable for use in the preparation of viscose rayon, cellulose...
Use of microvesicles containing a silver halide developing agent to form
a photographic image
The invention relates to a silver halide photographic image forming process in which a developing agent incorporated into microvesicles is used. The developing...
Photographic element containing yellow coupler
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a silver halide emulsion layer having associated therewith a dye-forming coupler having Formula 1 ##STR1## ...
Toner compositions containing activated carbons
A process for making toners substantially free from odors originating from components used in the toner formulation is disclosed. The process involves mixing the...
Modified passive liquefier batch transition process
A method and apparatus for blending consecutive batches of photographic emulsions which includes two modified passive liquefaction apparatus, each capable of...
Method and apparatus for accurately sensing a light beam as it passes a
A method and apparatus for detecting a scanning light beam used for writing onto a media. A detector is disposed in the scanning path for sending a signal to a...
Device for determining the degree of wear of a paper transport roller
The degree of wear of the paper transport roller (10) is checked by means of a reflected light barrier (40). To that end, the paper transport roller (10)...
L-C low pass filter correlator
An L-C low pass filter correlator circuit for removing noise from an image signal produced by a solid state imaging device such as a CCD sensor.
Method and apparatus for controlling operation of a printer
A printer for use in exposing a photosensitive material and method of operation thereof. The printer includes a rotatable polygon mirror having a plurality of...
Re-inkable belt heating
Apparatus for printing on a moveable receiver images corresponding to a digital image includes a re-inkable belt which includes a polymer support layer and an...
Microfluidic printing array valve
A microfluidic printing apparatus comprising at least one ink reservoir; a structure defining a plurality of chambers arranged so that the chambers form an array...
Continuous tone microfluidic printing
Apparatus for separating a receiver from a micro-fluidic contact print head after ink image pixels have been printed by the print head on the receiver, including...
Microfluidic printing with ink flow regulation
A microfluidic printing apparatus responsive to an image file for printing a plurality of pixels on a display is disclosed. The apparatus includes a plurality of...
Camera flash charging apparatus for low cost single use camera
In a flash circuit for a single use camera, a minimum residual charge voltage level is maintained on a flash capacitor to ensure availability of an energy source...
Polyester comprising a residue of isophthalic acid, terephthalic acid,
ethylene glycol and an aromatic diol...
A polyester having increased UV absorption comprising (i) a residue of a dicarboxylic acid component comprising terephthalic and from about 1 to about 20 mole %...
Silver halide light sensitive emulsion layer having enhanced
A photographic element comprising at least one silver halide emulsion layer in which the silver halide is sensitized with a compound of the formula: ##STR1## ...
Photographic elements containing high-boiling esters
The invention disclosed is a photographic element comprising a support bearing at least one silver halide emulsion and at least one high-boiling solvent of...