Liquid crystal composition and liquid crystal display device
The invention is to provide a liquid crystal composition that satisfies at least one characteristic among the characteristics such as a high maximum temperature...
Liquid crystal display device and method of fabricating the same
A method of fabricating a liquid crystal display (LCD) device includes preparing at least a first substrate, coating an alignment material on at least the first...
An emulsion of pitch in water characterized by having a lower level of tack on drying by virtue of the incorporation of a finely divided filler, where the...
Sesquiterpene stabilized compositions
Provided is a composition comprising (a) at least one halogenated compound selected from the group consisting of C.sub.3-C.sub.5 hydrofluoroolefin, CF.sub.3I,...
Processes for producing 2,3,3,3-tetrafluoropropene and/or
A process is disclosed for making CF.sub.3CF.dbd.CH.sub.2 or mixtures thereof with CHF.sub.2CF.dbd.CHF. This process involves (a) reacting ...
Spinel-type ferrimagnetic particles, process for producing the same, and
magnetic recording medium using the same
Spinel-type ferrimagnetic particles having a composition represented by the formula: (MO)n/2(Fe.sub.2O.sub.3) where M is a divalent metal and n is a molar ratio...
Electromagnetic wave shielding material and sheet
An electromagnetic wave shielding material and a sheet using the same are described. Also described is a gel state electromagnetic wave shielding material...
System and method for controlling the application of acid etchers or
cleaners by means of color-changing dye
An acidic etcher solution for etching a substrate's surface. The acidic etcher solution includes an acid and a pH indicator, the pH indicator having at least...
Pattern forming method, charged particle beam writing apparatus, and
recording medium on which program is recorded
A pattern forming method includes performing a first resist development during a first time period to a substrate obtained by coating a resist film having a...
Method and apparatus for treating lime slurry for grit removal
A method and apparatus is provided for conveying lime slurry, removing and controlling the amount of grit, and feeding lime slurry, wherein the lime slurry...
Portable ozonation apparatus for storing and purifying liquid
A portable ozonation apparatus for storing and purifying liquids includes a container having an opening for receiving a liquid and a treatment cap. The...
Thiosulfate removal methods and systems
Described herein is a cost effective method and system for removal of thiosulfate from a solution in-line with a process system. The method and system include...
An apparatus and method for controlling a water characteristic of a body of water by controlling the cyclic release of a water characteristic material into the...
Displacement filter method
A method and apparatus for filtering a slurry utilizing a displacement filtering principle. The filter apparatus desirably includes an inner filter and an outer...
Dissolved air floatation with filter system
A system for filtering organic molecules from an electrolyte solution, including a feed inlet line adapted to carry a solution with organic molecules, a filter...
Automated column packing method
A method for automatically without any required manual interaction packing a media bed in a column (3) from a slurry being a dispersion of said media particles...
Method for purifying wastewater
Wastewater can be purified in a device, which includes a cup-shaped vessel, having a wastewater inlet tube for the water at a certain level and an outlet tube...
Advanced biorefinery process
The present invention is a method for refining native biomass to extremely fine and highly disrupted particles using high shear and/or cavitation in combination...
Three-phase cascade separator
A three-phase separator for separating gas and solids from a three-phase mixture containing liquid, gas and solids includes an inlet region for the three-phase...
Method of ecological restoration of water bodies containing excess
A method of ecological restoration of water bodies containing excess nutrient includes steps of: (a) taming Daphnia magna to be able to eat blue-green algae as...
Reversed endcapping and bonding of chromatographic stationary phases using
A process for producing a chromatographic stationary phase for use in reversed-phase chromatography. Chromatographic stationary phases prepared according to the...
Method and apparatus for preparing platelet rich plasma and concentrates
The PRP separator-concentrator of this invention is suitable for office use or emergency use for trauma victims. The PRP separator comprises a motorized...
Waste water filtering system
A wastewater filtering system is provided for the passage of the wastewater from the home to the septic tanks prior to passage to the drain fields. The system...
Stationary pool skimming apparatus
The present invention is a stationary pool skimming apparatus that uses the flow of water in a pool to collect free flowing debris from the water in the pool....
Biological waste digester and method of operation
A method of mixing liquid waste material in a digester tank by extending a supporting beam between opposing walls of the tank, securing a paddle to the...
Grey water treatment system
A grey water treatment system for use in conjunction with a water softener, including a grey water holding tank including a first inlet configured to receive...
Carbon strand radio frequency heating susceptor
A method for heating materials by application of radio frequency ("RF") energy is disclosed. For example, the disclosure concerns a method and apparatus for RF...
Localized corrosion monitoring device for limited conductivity fluids
A localized corrosion monitoring (LCM) device is modified to obtain polarization resistance (R.sub.p) from electrical resistance of a probe having a strip of...
Method for electrocoagulation of liquids
An electrocoagulation treatment device includes a plurality of spaced reaction plates disposed within a reaction chamber. A voltage is applied to selected...
Cased pipe internal cathodic protection apparatus and method
A method and system for protecting underground gas carrier pipes housed within an outer casing pipe in which a gas carrier pipe section disposed within an outer...
Method for regenerating ion exchanger
A method and device for regenerating an ion exchanger can regenerate an ion exchanger easily and quickly, and can minimize a load upon cleaning of the...
Method for electrochemically realizing a hydrophilic area on a hydrophobic
The invention relates to a method for producing at least one hydrophilic area on a hydrophobic substrate. The method consists in performing an electrochemical...
Solid polycrystalline potassium ion conductor having a
.beta.''-Al.sub.2O.sub.3 structure, its production and...
A solid polycrystalline potassium ion conductor having a .beta.''-Al.sub.2O.sub.3 structure, its production, and the preparation of potassium metal using this...
Method and apparatus for producing conductive material
A photosensitive film, which has a transparent support and a silver salt emulsion layer containing a silver salt formed thereon, is exposed and developed to...
Substrate holder, plating apparatus, and plating method
A plating method and a plating apparatus, which has a plurality of plating units, for plating a substrate. Each of the plating units includes a plating tank for...
Method of surface printing and plating
A method of surface printing and electric plating, it is to perform pre-plating to form a pre-plated layer firstly on a surface of a metallic or non-metallic...
Method and apparatus for manufacturing negative electrode for non-aqueous
electrolyte secondary battery
A method for manufacturing a negative electrode for a non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery is provided. A negative electrode precursor of the non-aqueous...
Electrochemically driven pump
A continuous electrochemical pump comprising a water generator compartment, an anode compartment on one side of said generator compartment, a cation exchange...
Method for producing ceramic components
A method for producing ceramic components, includes providing a dispersing agent comprising at least one first and one second powder fraction of an oxide...
Scodaphoresis and methods and apparatus for moving and concentrating
Methods and apparatus for moving and concentrating particles apply an alternating driving field and an alternating field that alters mobility of the particles....
A gas sensor for sensing the gas concentration in a measured gas mixture, particularly of a nitrogen compound, having a solid electrolyte which connects a first...
A potentiostat is provided for a biosensor circuit and permits sequential and simultaneous measurements to be performed at different cells across a matrix of...
Encapsulated sputtering target
Embodiments of the invention provide encapsulated sputtering targets and methods for preparing such targets prior to a physical vapor deposition (PVD) process....
Sputtering system and method using a loose granular sputtering target
Sputtering is performed using a sputtering system having a sputtering source having a sputtering medium, a sputtering target positioned so as to be impinged...
Stainless steel electrolytic plates
There is provided a substantially permanent stainless steel cathode plate suitable for use in electrorefining of metal cathodes, the cathode being composed of a...
Method of arc ion plating and target for use therein
In an arc ion plating method, the target is divided into a central portion and longitudinal end portions at both longitudinal ends of the central portion. A...
Formation of photoconductive and photovoltaic films
The present application discloses a method and system of depositing a lead selenide film onto another material. The lead selenide film may used in a...
Dual magnetic tunnel junction sensor with a longitudinal bias stack
A dual magnetic tunnel junction (MTJ) sensor is provided with a longitudinal bias stack sandwiched between a first MTJ stack and a second MTJ stack. The...
Physical vapor deposition with multi-point clamp
A physical vapor deposition apparatus includes a vacuum chamber having side walls, a cathode inside the vacuum chamber, wherein the cathode is configured to...
Thin film coating system and method
A method and system for depositing a thin film on a substrate. In the system a target material is deposited and reacted on a substrate surface to form a...