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Digital transmission display materials with voided polyester
A imaging member comprising a polymer sheet comprising at least one layer of voided polyester polymer and at least one layer comprising nonvoided polyester...
Method of making an organic light-emitting device
A method of making an organic light-emitting device is disclosed in which a dopant layer is formed adjacent to a light-emitting layer containing a light-emitting...
Ink jet inks containing modifiers for improved drop formation
An ink jet ink composition comprising a vehicle; a colorant; and a polymer having a molecular weight between 200,000 and 40 million g/mol.
Vacuum imaging drum with angled vacuum holes
An image processing apparatus (10) comprises a vacuum imaging drum (300) for holding thermal print media (32) and dye donor material (36), in registration with...
Compact thermal film apparatus with magnetic sensing device
The invention relates to an apparatus for thermal development comprising a receiving chamber for a thrust cartridge, drive means to advance thermal film from...
Printhead container and method
Printhead container and method. The container comprises an enclosure surrounding a printhead body having an ink channel terminating in a nozzle orifice. The ink...
Turbulent cleaning action for ink jet print heads and orifices
Cleaning apparatus for cleaning debris from orifices in an ink jet print head orifice plate includes a structure defining a cleaning cavity for receiving...
Camera with control to prevent pre-flash light emission for reducing
red-eye effect, when camera-to-subject...
A camera comprising an electronic flash unit capable of providing a pre-flash light emission for reducing a common phenomenon known as the red-eye effect and a...
Underwater camera with elastic shutter release button that is deformed
by water pressure to provide underwater...
An underwater camera which comprises a shutter release button having an elastic construction that permits the shutter release button to be manually depressed to...
Integral image display
An integral image display carrying, on the same side of a single substrate, a plurality of separate different integral images on different regions of the...
Ink jet printing apparatus and method for improved accuracy of ink
Ink jet printing apparatus and method for improved accuracy of ink droplet placement on a receiver medium by compensating for jet direction variabilities between...
Applying energy in the transfer of ink from ink color segments to a
A colorant transfer printhead for viewing or delivering color segments of ink to a receiver, including a plurality of color channels, having a structure for...
Method and apparatus for achieving color-appearance matching for an
image viewed in surrounds of different...
A method for achieving color-appearance matching for an image viewed in different surround conditions, the method comprises the steps of forming signals...
Method and apparatus for determining orientation of parts resting on a
An improved lighting system which illuminates the parts with both generally collimated and diffused light simultaneously useful with machine vision systems. This...
Maleated high acid number high molecular weight polypropylene of low
A novel, continuous process for the manufacture of novel higher molecular weight and higher acid numbered maleated polypropylenes with lower color at higher...
Dispersant for ink jet ink
An ink jet ink composition comprising from about 0.5% to about 30% by weight of a pigment, a carrier and a sulfonated polyester dispersant in a ratio of...
Color negative films adapted for digital scanning
A color negative film is disclosed capable of producing dye images suitable for digital scanning. With a green recording layer unit coated over a red recording...
A film leader comprising a main leader portion having a pair of parallel straight edges between which the main leader portion has a constant width, an extreme...
Photographic member with peelable and repositioning adhesive layer
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising at least one silver halide imaging layer, at least one biaxially oriented polyolefin sheet, and at...
Ink jet recording element
An ink jet recording element comprising a support having thereon, in the order recited, a base layer comprising a hydrophilic material and an ink-receptive top...
Copy restrictive documents
A media for restricting the copying of a document utilizing one or more microdots that are embedded in said document for providing a non-visual, but machine...
Pigmented ink jet prints on gelatin overcoated with hardeners
A method of improving the durability of an ink jet ink image comprising the steps of: a) providing an ink jet ink receiving layer containing gelatin; b)...
Cassette for light-sensitive material
A cassette (168) is disclosed for use with light-sensitive web material (238), the cassette including a hollow cassette housing (226) having an exit slit (244);...
Imaging and printing methods to form imaging member by fluid application
to fluid-receiving element
An imaging member can be prepared by imagewise application of a fluid onto a water-soluble fluid-receiving layer coated on a hydrophilic support. Application is...
Method for embedding digital information in an image
A method of embedding digital data in a source image includes the steps of: a) generating a multi-level data image representing the digital data; b) convolving...
Document image thresholding using foreground and background clustering
Document image thresholding using foreground and background is disclosed. A document (16) is scanned and a region (30) and a sub-region (32) of the document is...
Method for generating an improved carrier for use in an image data
A message is embedded into a digital image by forming a digitized version of the message and convolving the digitized message with a random phase carrier to form...
Method and apparatus for inverting a bias field for magneto-optic
recording and erasing
A bias-field apparatus for a magneto-optical system having a magneto-optical recording element which includes a conductive substrate and which moves through a...
Liquid crystal dispersion display using opaque conductive layers
including developed silver
A liquid crystal dispersion display including an opaque first conductive layer including developed silver crystals and having a plurality of first openings for...
Vacuum drum with countersunk holes
The present invention is for a vacuum drum (300) with countersunk holes (334). In one embodiment, vacuum holes (306), countersunk vacuum holes (334), and blind...
Battery charging system with battery type and polarity discrimination
A battery charging system detects if multiple battery cells to be recharged include rechargeable, secondary batteries or non-rechargeable, primary batteries. If...
Photographic elements containing development inhibitor releasing
A photographic element comprising a support having situated thereon at least one silver halide emulsion layer, the element containing an image modifying compound...
Clear polycarbonate and polyester blends
A blend of polycarbonates of dihydroxydiphenyl cycloalkanes and optionally 4,4'-isopropylidenediphenol with polyesters from terephthalic acid, isophthalic acid,...
Thermoplastic polyurethane additives for improved polymer matrix
composites and methods of making and using...
The present invention relates to a composite made by the process of melt mixing (a) a polymer having at least one isocyanate reactive group, wherein the polymer...
Thermal recording element
A thermal recording element consisting of a support having thereon a recording layer comprising hollow spherical beads dispersed in a hydrophilic binder, the...
Method for the reduction of biological growth in solution
The present invention is a process for reducing biological growth in aqueous solutions. An aqueous solution is provided. An amylase solution is added to the...
Packaged photographic product containing time and temperature
integrating indicator device, and process for...
A packaged photographic product is disclosed comprising a) a silver halide based photographic material contained within a packaging enclosure, and b) a time and...
Robust method for the preparation of high bromide tabular grain emulsions
A method is disclosed of manufacturing a radiation-sensitive tabular grain emulsion comprised of (a) providing in a stirred reaction vessel a host tabular grain...
Photographic process and silver halide material using a developing agent
incorporated in particles
The invention relates to a silver halide photographic process carried out using a developing agent incorporated in particles. The developing agent is present in...
Photographic element containing a malonanilide DIR coupler
This invention comprises a photographic element, comprising a support bearing at least one silver halide emulsion and at least one malonanilide yellow...
Coating compositions and imaging elements containing a layer comprising
An imaging element is described comprising a support material having thereon at least one image-forming layer and at least one layer coated from a composition...
Imaging elements comprising an electrically-conductive layer and a
protective overcoat composition containing a...
An imaging element comprises a support material having thereon at least one image-forming layer, an electrically-conductive layer and protective overcoat layer...
Color photographic element containing elemental silver and heterocyclic
thiol in a non-light sensitive layer
Disclosed is a photographic element comprising a non-light sensitive layer containing elemental silver and a heterocyclic thiol compound having a Clog P of at...
Color negative photographic elements with modified scavenging compound
A color negative photographic element is disclosed containing higher levels of oxidized developer agent scavenging compound in the lowest and intermediate...
Composite photographic material with laminated biaxially oriented
The invention relates to a photographic element comprising a paper base, at least one photosensitive silver halide layer, and a layer of microvoided biaxially...
Dual mask pattern transfer techniques for fabrication of lenslet arrays
A method for forming lenslets of a solid-state imager, includes providing a first etch-stop layer on a spacer layer formed on a substrate or layer(s) on a...
Portal localization radiographic element and method of imaging
Portal localization radiographic elements and a process of confirming the targeting of a beam of X-radiation of from 4 to 25 MVp using the portal radiographic...
Process for improving the flavor retaining property of
polyester/polyamide blend containers for ozonated water
The present invention relates to a process for minimizing the formation of undesirable byproducts in ozonated liquids comprising the steps of: providing a container...
Continuous method of removing impurities from crude silver nitrate
Herein is disclosed a continuous process for manufacturing purified silver nitrate solutions comprising the steps of: a) transferring a crude silver nitrate solution,...
Method for decontaminating a photographic effluent
The invention concerns a method for treating a photographic effluent with an oxidation catalyst. This catalyst is prepared by forming in situ, in a porous...