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A medium suitable for the optical storage and retrieval of information comprising a substrate, an active layer for retention of the data, and an overlying optical layer, or layers for double-sided. The optical layer serves to produce an evanescent field in or adjacent to the active layer in response to an incident beam...
Insertion of a probe comprising an array of 16 source coils through a forceps channel of an electronic endoscope prepares the source coils in the insert of electronic endoscope for use in monitoring work objects. To a bed where a patient lies, are mounted two sets of sensor coils crossing at a right angle to each other...
A Liquid crystal device includes: first and second substrates; a layer of liquid crystal disposed between the first and second substrates: and a plurality of picture elements. Each of the picture elements includes: a first electrode disposed on the first substrate; a second electrode electrically insulated from and dis...
The present invention provides an apparatus and methods to reduce the stray magnetic fields created by the yoke assembly of a cathode ray tube (CRT) visual display device, and emitted from the CRT enclosure. A pair of closed wire loops are brought into contact with the yoke at the point where maximum magnetic radiation...
An apparatus for analyzing the deleterious characteristics of optically transparent bodies, including distortion, multiple imaging and birefringence. A beam of light is projected along an optical axis onto a beam splitter. The reflected segment passes through the transparent body and is then reflected back along nearly...
Apparatus is disclosed for providing a predetermined surface scan velocity of the projected field of view of a scanning instrument. The invention is adapted for use in a scanning instrument having scan drive means including an inertial element and detector means coupled to the inertial element for detecting or projecti...
In an integrated circuit package of the type in which multiple conductors are bonded between an integrated circuit chip and the body of the package, wire bonds are tested for defects by a method which includes the steps of: placing the integrated circuit package in a magnetic field; generating respective currents throu...
An electromagnet comprises a pair of magnetic pole 1 a and 1 b , a return yoke 3 , exciting coils 4 and 5 , etc. In an interior portion of a magnetic pole, plural spacers 2 a -2 g are provided putting side by side in a horizontal direction. Each of the spaces 2 a -2 g is an air layer and a lo...
The present invention provides a method for injecting a fluid into a geological formation so as to form a barrier of said fluid along a predetermined surface having an elongate shape, the direction of elongation of this surface, or main direction, being distinct from the vertical. Said method consists in injecting said...
A field emission display panel device that incorporates carbon nanotube emitter layers for emitting electrons wherein the carbon nanotube layers has a smaller width than the conductive paste layers it is deposited on is disclosed. The width of the carbon nanotube layer should be less than ¾ of the width of the conduct...
A field-portable supercritical fluid extraction apparatus uses an SFE solvent delivery means, SFE solvent cooling means, and reciprocating high pressure liquid chromatography pump having a cooled pumphead. A solid matrix sample is contained within an extraction cell. The SFE solvent is preheated in the extraction cell ...
A method of forming a field effect transistor relative to a monocrystalline silicon substrate, where the transistor has an elevated source and an elevated drain, includes: a) providing a transistor gate over the monocrystalline silicon substrate, the gate being encapsulated in electrically insulative material; b) provi...
A projection system is constructed using a field emission device 10. A single monochrome FED 10 can be used with projection system electronics 40 and lens 20 to create a monochrome picture on screen 30. Alternatively, a single monochrome FED 10 can project the proper image through color wheel 150 to create a color imag...
Described are methods for monitoring of stresses and other material properties. These methods use measurements of effective electrical properties, such as magnetic permeability and electrical conductivity, to infer the state of the test material, such as the stress, temperature, or overload condition. The sensors, whic...
A technique to detect defects when reading a defect scan pattern stored on a disk in which the detected defects are processed differently depending on which region of a sector the defect is resident. In one implementation, a mask is used to identify the defects of different regions. By differentiating different regions...
Peripheral nerve field stimulation (PNFS) may be controlled based on detected physiological effects of the PNFS, which may be an efferent response to the PNFS. In some examples, a closed-loop therapy system may include a sensing module that senses a physiological parameter of the patient, which may be indicative of the...
A method for representing the front field of vision from a motor vehicle on a display panel of a display includes sensing, by an infrared camera system, the field of vision and feeding corresponding infrared data to a data processing unit. The infrared data is modified in the data processing unit on the basis of furthe...
Systems, methods and apparatus are provided through which in some embodiments a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system includes an asymmetrical magnet to generate an asymmetrical stray field that is particularly well suited to imaging limbs. In some other embodiments, a MRI system includes a conically-shaped casing th...
A videotelephony system has an electronically controllable camera with a field of view, a visual token disposed within the field of view, and a camera controller. The camera controller is configured to detect the visual token and reconfigure the field of view relative to a detected position of the visual token....
A thin film transistor substrate of horizontal electric field type includes: a gate line and a first common line formed on a substrate to be in parallel to each other; a data line crossing the gate line and the first common line with a gate insulating film therebetween to define a pixel area; a second common line cross...
There is disclosed a method for manufacturing and mounting electric contacts for control members of small dimensions, particularly for control members used in the horological field. This method includes the following steps: a) stamping and pre-shaping a plate of electrically conductive material for forming an intermedi...
An active electronic device has drain and source electrodes that make ohmic conduct with a layer of a semiconductor. The semiconductor layer may be a thin layer of an organic or amorphous semiconductor. The drain and source electrodes are on a first face of the layer of semiconductor at locations that are spaced apart ...
A method for forming high density emission elements for a field emission display and field emission elements and field emission displays formed according to the method. Oxygen and a silicon etchant are introduced into a plasma etching chamber containing a silicon substrate. The oxygen reacts with the silicon surface to...
A system and method for implementing beyond field-of-view tracked object positional indicators for television event directors and camera operators. The present invention includes a camera having a field-of-view. The camera tracks an off-screen object. A coordinate manager blends an on-screen indication of distance that...
Apparatuses, methods, and computer readable media for signaling high efficiency short training field are disclosed. A high-efficiency wireless local-area network (HEW) station is disclosed. The HEW station may comprise circuitry configured to: receive a trigger frame comprising an allocation of a resource block for the...
Systems and methods for displaying a datalink message log on a Forward Field-of-View display are provided. In one embodiment, an avionics system for displaying a Forward Field-of-View log of datalink messages on-board an aircraft comprises: a processor executing a Datalink Message Log Function that manages a datalink m...
Implantable medical systems include implantable medical leads that have magnetic orientation-independent magnetically actuated switches that are placed in the conduction path to the electrode of the lead. Thus, regardless of the orientation of a substantial magnetic field like that from an MRI machine to the lead and s...
Depth of field may be rasterized by culling half-space regions on a lens from which a triangle to be rendered is not visible. Then, inside tests are only performed on the remaining unculled half-space regions. Separating planes between the triangle to be rendered and the tile being processed can be used to define the h...
The system may comprise receiving a data element, and receiving an encryption key and an associated encryption key identifier from an encryption keystore database. The system may further comprise transmitting the data element to an encryption module for encryption using the encryption key to form an encrypted data elem...
An ion guide generates a first RF field of Nth order where N is an integer equal to or greater than 2, and a second RF field of 2Nth order superimposed on the first RF field. The first and second RF fields may be generated by respective first and second sets of electrodes. Another ion guide may include a converging ent...
A method and apparatus for allowing for field size calculation and color coding display options usable in an emulated integrated development environment (IDE). A user may be able to quickly and accurately calculate the field size of variables in a code structure, irrespective of the length of the structure or the numbe...
A device for the imaging of an object to be studied, combines: a prism made from a material with no losses (non-absorbent) for radiation in the microwave range; a sample holder on a front face of the prism for receiving the object to be studied; and a mobile emitting antenna on a rear face of the prism in order to emit...