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Method of transferring a protective overcoat to a dye-donor element
This invention relates to a method for transferring a protective overcoat for a thermal print wherein the protective overcoat is applied to a dye-donor element...
Method for making a modified cube corner retro-reflective screen
This patent discloses methods for modifying cube corner retroreflective patterns by stretching a cube corner retroreflector. Stretching may either permanent...
Washing method and apparatus
An apparatus for washing contaminants from a coated surface of a material comprises an inclined substantially planar surface up which the material is passed, an...
Transporting an essentially sheet-shaped element, particularly a print
Transporting an essentially sheet-shaped element, particularly for transporting a print material sheet in a printing press in which the sheet-shaped element is...
Method and system for organizing images
A system and method for organizing images obtained from at least one image retaining device having a unique identification. The system includes a computer having...
Electrophotographic toner and development process using chemically
Development systems and methods for developing using chemically prepared toners are disclosed. The present invention further discloses developers used in...
Back-transfer reduction in a tandem electrostatographic printer
In a color electrostatographic printer apparatus having a plurality of tandem stations for applying respective color separation toner images to a receiver...
Method and system for improving scanned image detail
Methods are provided for generating a dynamic image mask for improving image detail in a digital image. An electronic representation of an image is scanned. A...
Multiple-level printhead using embedded high speed serial data and control
link with on-board exposure clock...
A product and process for an LED printhead used in electrophotographic printing that generates an exposure clock on the printhead for the LEDs. The present...
Color profiling using gray backing material
Techniques for producing a color profile that characterize the color response of a color imaging device involve the use of a gray backing material. The gray...
Cameras having film unit dependent demonstration mode image deletion and
In a camera and method, a first electronic image is captured and stored in memory. A second electronic image is then captured. The second electronic image...
Camera that downloads electronic images having metadata identifying images
previously excluded from first...
A camera, method, and system provide downloaded electronic images that have metadata identifying individual images previously excluded, within the camera, from...
Camera having verification display with viewer adaptation compensation for
reference illuminants and method
A camera and method are usable for capturing images of scenes illuminated by ambient light. The camera has a body and an electronic imager disposed in the body....
Charge-coupled devices having efficient charge transfer rates
A camera includes a charge-coupled device having a substrate or well of a first conductivity type; a buried channel of a second conductivity type; a dielectric...
Regional image processing default parameters
A method of configuring a storage phosphor reader. The method comprises the steps of: providing a database of user-selectable image processing parameters wherein...
Digital film grain
A digital film grain (20) comprises a phototransistor (40) which produces an electrical signal having a strength which is related to an input radiation flux. A...
Synthesis of organometallic cyclometallated group viiib metal complexes
A process for forming an organometallic cyclometallated Group viiib metal complex comprises reacting a Group viiib metal compound with a heterocyclic compound...
Photothermographic materials containing 4-substituted urazoles
Black-and-white, aqueous-based, silver halide-containing photothermographic materials have increased stability after imaging with the incorporation of at least...
Multilayer imageable element
Multilayer, thermally imageable elements useful as lithographic printing plate precursors are disclosed. The imageable elements comprise a substrate, an...
Reflective radiographic material with incorporated developer
A reflective radiographic material (at least 200 system speed) is useful especially to provide images that can be viewed without a light box. This reflective...
Fuser member, apparatus and method for electrostatographic reproduction
Disclosed is a fuser member, including fusing apparatus and electrostatographic methods which employ the fuser member, which has improved wear resistance and a...
The invention relates to a sensual pressure sensitive adhesive label comprising an image having at least one overcoat layer over said image wherein said overcoat...
Roller for use in a fusing station
A fusing-station member, which member can be a compliant fuser roller or a compliant pressure roller, for use in a fusing station of an electrostatographic...
Photographic processing arrangement and a processing solution supply
cartridge for the processing arrangement
The present invention relates to a processing solution supply cartridge which utilizes a single container for a single-part developer concentrate. The single...
Skive plate assembly
A skive plate assembly for aiding receiver sheet removal from a roller in a fuser in an electrographic process, comprises a base plate, a skive plate having a...
Modulating the properties of the gain region at spaced locations in an
organic vertical cavity laser array device
A vertical cavity laser array device including a substrate, top and bottom dielectric stacks, and an active region for producing laser light. The active region...
Polyvinyl butyral films prepared by coating methods
A method of film fabrication is taught that uses a coating and drying apparatus to fabricate resin films suitable for optical applications. In particular,...
Reset driver circuit disposed on the same substrate as the image sensor
A charge-coupled device for forming an electronic representation of an image from incident light, the charge-coupled device includes a substrate of a first type;...
System and method for calibrating an image capture device
A system and method for use in testing and calibrating both electronic and traditional photographic devices. An illuminator with solid-state emitters and having...
Method and apparatus for rendering a low-resolution thumbnail image
suitable for a low resolution display...
A method of rendering a low-resolution thumbnail image at an embedded imaging device is described. An original digital negative is captured at the embedded...
Method for representing a digital color image using a set of palette
colors based on detected important colors
Disclosed is a method for converting an input digital color image having a set of possible input colors to an output digital color image having a set of palette...
Method for saving power in an organic electroluminescent display using
white light emitting elements
A method of saving power in a color organic electroluminescent display of the type having color emitting elements with different light emitting efficiencies,...
OLED apparatus having improved fault tolerance
An array having a plurality of column electrodes and a plurality of rows of individually addressable OLED pixels, each row including a commonly shared electrode...
Method of making random array of microspheres using enzyme digestion
A method of making a microarray comprising the steps of:--providing a support;--coating on the support a fluid composition containing microspheres and...
Random array of micro-spheres for the analysis of nucleic acids
A method of identifying nucleic acid samples comprising: providing a mircoarray including a substrate coated with a composition including a population of...
Self-dispersing titanyl phthalocyanine pigment compositions and
electrophotographic charge generation layers...
In a process for forming a self-dispersing crystalline phthalocyanine pigment composition of monodisperse nanoparticles, a mixture containing titanyl...
Planar directed light source
A solid-state light source includes a planar substrate, a single unitary organic light emitting diode (OLED) layer deposited on the planar substrate, the organic...
Liquid drop emitter with reduced surface temperature actuator
An apparatus for a liquid drop emitter, especially for use in an ink jet printhead, is disclosed. A chamber filled with a liquid, a nozzle and a ...
Method and transport apparatus for pre-fusing toner on a print material
Transporting print material covered on the front side with toner for back side printing in which the toner is prefused on the front side of the print material by...
High heat transfer fuser roller
A high heat transfer efficiency fusing roller includes an annular elastomeric base cushion layer around a rigid cylindrical core member, with a high thermal...
Method and apparatus for three-dimensional scene modeling and
A three-dimensional model of a scene is obtained from a plurality of three-dimensional panoramic images of a scene, wherein each three-dimensional panoramic...
Adjustable mount for cylindrical lens
A positioning device disposes an optical component with respect to an optical axis. The positioning device has a lens carrier (14) for housing the lens (18) or...
Optical element containing an optical spacer
Disclosed is an optical element containing a rough surface having a roughness average equal to at least 5 micrometers wherein the rough surface contains at least...
Shelf talker having short and long term information
A shelf talker for displaying short and longer term information includes a backplane including a plurality of electrical conductors; a plurality of single...
Media holder having communication capabilities
A holder for holding at least one image bearing medium, with each at least one image bearing medium having a radio frequency transponder associated therewith,...
Method and apparatus for capturing an image
A method of forming a contact image of an object on an imaging sheet including a bistable thermally responsive material is described, wherein the method...
Process for the preparation of high bromide cubical grain emulsions
A process for the preparation of a radiation-sensitive silver halide emulsion comprised of high bromide cubical silver halide grains, the process comprising: (a)...
Thermally switchable imageable elements containing betaine-containing
Imageable elements useful as lithographic printing plate precursors are disclosed. The element comprises an imageable layer over a support. The imageable layer...
Silver salt-toner co-precipitates and imaging materials
Thermally developable materials such as thermographic and photothermographic materials include a co-precipitate comprising first and second organic silver salts,...
Heat-induced formation of co-crystalline composition containing titanyl
phthalocyanine and titanyl...
A process for forming a cocrystalline mixture of titanyl phthalocyanine (TiOPc) and titanyl fluorophthalocyanine (TiOFPc) includes: dry milling a mixture of...