Electroless plating solution, method for electroless plating using the
same and method for manufacturing...
Disclosed is an electroless plating solution exhibiting a good plating metal filling performance even for larger trenches or vias of several to one hundred and...
Concentrating particles in a turbulent gas flow may include receiving, in a receptacle, a turbulent gas flow that includes particles. The concentration of...
Gas treating method and apparatus
A method and apparatus for treating natural gas comprises a contactor having a manifold for spreading gas in the contactor vessel, a plurality of perforated...
Systems and methods for processing CO.sub.2
Systems and methods for lowering levels of carbon dioxide and other atmospheric pollutants are provided. Economically viable systems and processes capable of...
Activated carbon and canister and intake air filter utilizing the same
The present invention provides an activated carbon having an average length/average diameter (L/D) of 0.8 to 1.2 and a difference between the 1/1-volume benzene...
Process for producing a nanoporous layer of nanoparticles and layer thus
Process for producing at least one nanoporous layer of nanoparticles chosen from nanoparticles of a metal oxide, nanoparticles of metal oxides, and mixtures of...
CO.sub.2 recovery system and waste-product removing method
A CO.sub.2 recovery system includes an absorption tower and a regeneration tower. CO.sub.2 rich solution is produced in the absorption tower by absorbing...
Dryer having structure for enhanced drying and method of use
A dryer and a drying apparatus attachable to a dryer are disclosed. A wheel having desiccant material is located in line and in close proximity with a heating...
Process and apparatus for CO.sub.2 recovery from flue gas with
A process for the recovery of CO.sub.2 from a flue gas is provided. This process includes compressing a flue gas to a first pressure, cooling the flue gas to a...
Methods and materials for the reduction and control of moisture and oxygen
in OLED devices
Embodiments of the invention provide an electronic device which may include an interior compartment housing at least one electronic component that may be...
A vapor generator system (1, 101) for an IMS (4, 104) or other apparatus has a chamber (9, 109) in which vapor is produced. A fan or other flow generator (6,...
A passive humidifier membrane includes polyolefin with a plurality of pores, wherein the average pore size of the plurality of pores is 0.05 .mu.m to 0.4 .mu.m...
Carbon dioxide recovery from low concentration sources
A system and method of purifying gaseous carbon dioxide from a gaseous mixture obtained at low pressure from a flue gas by passing the gaseous mixture through a...
Exhaust gas purification device of internal combustion engine
A first intake air control mode of setting an intake throttle valve to (or close to) a fully-opened state and setting an EGR valve to (or close to) a...
Method of regenerating metal, regenerated metal, material for lithographic
printing plate bases, and...
A metal regeneration method including: a melting furnace cleaning step of melting pure aluminum with an aluminum content of 99.5% by weight or higher in a...
Method and furnace for melting steel scrap
A method for smelting steel scrap in a furnace, including: blowing a working gas into the furnace via a flow channel to supply melting energy; guiding the...
Fertilizer granules and manufacturing process thereof
The invention relates to a fertilizer granule comprising both a nitrate and urea as the main nitrogen source. A mineral added during production is an important...
Calcium formate fertiliser
The invention relates to a method for producing a formulation containing calcium formiate, to the formulation itself, and to the use thereof for producing a...
Agricultural compositions which comprise: (i) a secondary nutrient or micronutrient; (ii) benzoic acid or a biologically acceptable derivative thereof; and...
Exhaust gas purification apparatus for internal combustion engine
An exhaust gas control apparatus (2) for an engine includes a filter case (3) that has an internal space; a filter (4) that is arranged in the filter case (3)...
Filter element with pleat support combs
A filter element includes support grid secured about its periphery edges to a periphery frame member. A pleated filter media is secured to the frame member and...
Filter mounts for a portable fan and methods for mounting a filter to a
A filter frame is removably attachable to a box fan. The filter frame is adapted for receiving a standard HVAC-style filter for removing contaminants from air...
Intake system for vehicle internal combustion engine
An intake system (10, 20) for a vehicle internal combustion engine is provided in which a first air intake duct (16), having an air intake inlet (16a) to inhale...
Air cleaning device for internal combustion engine and internal combustion
An air cleaner device that has a reduced size achieved by curving an air introduction path, that has a cleaner element with extended service life, and in which...
Method of making abrasive article
A method of making an abrasive article comprising an abrasive disc (1) of non-woven fibres having a central shaft (3) and a hub (2) securing the shaft (3) to...
Steam-hydrocarbon reforming with reduced carbon dioxide emissions
A process for producing a hydrogen-containing product gas with reduced carbon dioxide emissions compared to conventional hydrogen production processes. A...
Hydrogen generation device, a fuel cell system, and an analysis system
A hydrogen generation device includes a container; a hydrogen generation unit configured to generate a hydrogen-containing gas; a combustion unit configured to...
Densified fuel pellets
A method of producing a biomass-based fuel pellet, such as a fuel pellet which includes thermoplastic polymeric material and a substantial amount of cellulosic...
Odorant mixture for odorless gas fuel
The invention concerns a composition for use in particular as odorant of a gas fuel, more particularly of natural gas, comprising: 0.1 to 49.9 particles by...
Vegetable lipid-based composition and candle
The present invention is a candle composition containing a vegetable lipid base component and a candle formed from the composition. The candle composition may...
Peeling apparatus and manufacturing apparatus of semiconductor device
An object is to eliminate electric discharge due to static electricity generated by peeling when an element formation layer including a semiconductor element is...
Compounds of the general formula (I) ##STR00001## a process for their preparation and their use for dyeing and/or printing organic substrates are described.
The present invention is related to an aqueous composition comprising an alkalizing agent and an aqueous emulsion of a silicone copolymer. The inventors of the...
Coloring and perming compositions for hair
The present invention is related to an aqueous composition comprising an alkalizing agent and a cationic polymer. The inventors of the present invention have...
An aqueous oxidative coloring composition for keratin fibers has at least one oxidative dye precursor and optionally at least one coupling agent and an aqueous...
Bleaching with concomitant hair tonicizing
Bleaching method for keratin fibers, using an agent comprising a bleach activator system comprising at least one cationic acylpyridinium derivative of formula...
Thin collagen tissue for medical device applications
This invention relates to processes of preparing heterogeneous graft material from animal tissue. Specifically, the invention relates to the preparation of...
Electronic device disabling system and method
A method for tracking, locating and disabling an electronic device. A method includes checking if an application component operated correctly during last...
Method of installing a transcutaneous prosthesis
A method of installing a transcutaneous prosthesis which includes a first component, a second component adapted for location between the bone and the skin, the...
Autologous bone graft material
This invention relates to a musculoskeletogenic MSG graft composite made from whole bone marrow aspirate BMA having native levels of musculoskeletal progenitor...
Tibial knee component with a mobile bearing
A mobile bearing knee prosthesis apparatus includes a tibial plate. The tibial plate includes a medial lobe and a lateral lobe conjoined in a dividing plane....
Method and apparatus for performing an open wedge, high tibial osteotomy
An osteotomy plate for maintaining the spacing of a wedge-like opening in bone, the osteotomy plate comprising: a body having a front side and a back side; a...
Spinal interbody spacer
A spinal spacer for engagement between vertebrae includes a body extending between a substantially contoured first end surface and a second end surface to...
Artificial disc replacement using posterior approach
Methods and devices are provided for replacing a spinal disc. In an exemplary embodiment, artificial disc replacements and methods are provided wherein at least...
Hemi-interbody spinal fusion implants manufactured from a major long bone
An interbody spinal implant comprising cortical bone having a width less than one-half the width of the disc space into which it is adapted to be inserted. The...
Vertebral defect device
A vertebral defect device for insertion into an intervertebral space between a pair of adjacent vertebrae and for assisting in fusion between the adjacent...
Intervertebral device having expandable endplates
An intervertebral implant having an endplate that can be slidably expanded following its placement in the intervertebral space.
Tensile force-adjustable fixing tool for fixing tendon graft and ligament
A fixing tool used in a ligament reconstruction operation includes a fixing member having a main body part provided with a through-hole and two spike parts...
Implantable prismatic device, and related methods and systems
An intraocular device including a prism and shift amplifier is provided. Also provided is a system containing the intraocular device, and a method for improving...
Prosthetic valve having tapered tip when compressed for delivery
Apparatus is provided that includes a valve prosthesis for attachment to a native valve complex of a subject. The prosthesis is configured to assume a...