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Tin-plated steel sheet and method for manufacturing the same
A method of manufacturing a tin-plated steel sheet includes forming an Sn-containing plating layer on at least one surface of a steel sheet so that the mass per...
Electrode and method of forming the master electrode
An electrode for forming an electrochemical cell with a substrate and a method of forming said electrode. The electrode comprises a carrier provided with an...
Three-dimensional microfluidic micro-droplet arrays for electronic
integrated circuit and component cooling,...
A microfluidic transport system for transporting microdroplets in three spatial dimensions. In an example arrangement, a first planar arrangement for...
Cathodic protection automated current and potential measuring device for
anodes protecting vessel internals
Embodiments of systems and methods for providing cathodic protection to a fluid-containing vessel include measuring two distinct voltages at a junction box...
Method for cathodic corrosion protection of chromium surfaces
The present invention concerns a method for cathodic corrosion protection of a substrate having a chromium surface and at least one intermediate layer between...
Composition and method for inhibiting corrosion
A corrosion inhibiting composition including a liquid carrier having a surface tension of at most about 35 dynes/cm and an electrically conductive nanomaterial...
Aqueous composition for etching of copper and copper alloys
The present invention relates to an aqueous composition for and a process for etching copper and copper alloys applying said aqueous composition. The aqueous...
Microetching solution for copper, replenishment solution therefor and
method for production of wiring board
Disclosed is a microetching solution for copper, a replenishment solution therefor and a method for production of a wiring board. The microetching solution of...
Method for manufacturing Zn--Mg alloy-coated steel sheet having high
blackening resistance and coating adhesion
Provided is a method for manufacturing a Zn--Mg alloy-coated steel sheet having high blackening resistance and coating adhesion. In one implementation, the...
Method for forming a bimetallic core-shell nanostructure
A method forms a bimetallic core-shell nanostructure. The bimetallic core-shell nanostructure comprises a core comprising silver and a shell comprising gold....
Stable catalysts for electroless metallization
Aqueous catalysts of nanoparticles of precious metals and stabilizers of flavonoid derivatives are used to electrolessly plate metal on non-conductive...
Method for activating a copper surface for electroless plating
The present invention relates to method for activating a copper or copper alloy surface for depositing a metal or metal alloy layer by electroless ...
Devices including metal-silicon contacts using indium arsenide films and
apparatus and methods
Described are apparatus and methods for forming films comprise indium and arsenic. In particular, these films may be formed in a configuration of two or more...
Process and apparatus for the application of solid layers
The invention relates to a process for applying solid layers (14) to an object (12) to be coated by means of at least one radiation source (2), in particular a...
Hybrid ceramic showerhead
Various implementations of hybrid ceramic faceplates for substrate processing showerheads are provided. The hybrid ceramic showerhead faceplates may include an...
Multi-channel gas-delivery system
One embodiment of the present invention provides a gas-delivery system for delivering reaction gas to a reactor chamber. The gas-delivery system includes a main...
Substrate processing apparatus, method of manufacturing semiconductor
device and non-transitory...
A high quality thin film is formed by forming a layer in which remaining residues are suppressed for each cycle. When a substrate sequentially passes through a...
A film-forming apparatus forms a film by sequentially supplying a plurality of kinds of reaction gases to a substrate placed between a placing unit and a...
Etching method, etching apparatus, and ring member
Etching is performed through the following process. A substrate is loaded into a processing chamber and mounted on a mounting table therein. Then, in the state...
Method of depositing a film
A method of depositing a continuous TiN film on a substrate is provided. In the method, a continuous TiO.sub.2 film is deposited on a substrate, and then a...
System and method of improving implant quality in a plasma-based implant
A system and method for the removal of deposited material from the walls of a plasma chamber is disclosed. The system may have two modes; a normal operating...
High-purity copper or high-purity copper alloy sputtering target, process
for manufacturing the sputtering...
Provided is a high-purity copper or high-purity copper alloy sputtering target of which the purity is 6N or higher and in which the content of the respective...
Mask for thin film deposition and method of manufacturing OLED using the
A mask for thin film deposition used in forming an organic thin film or a conductive layer in an organic light emitting device is disclosed. In one embodiment,...
Ni-Cr-Co-based alloy having high-temperature corrosion resistance, and
poppet valve surface-modified with the same
There is provided a surface-coating material having excellent cracking resistance and peeling resistance, and having excellent high-temperature corrosion...
Oil-impregnated sintered bearing and production method therefor
An oil-impregnated sintered bearing which does not tend to produce squealing noises is provided. The oil-impregnated sintered bearing can be used as a bearing...
Bifunctional compounds useful as ligands of uranium (VI), methods of
synthesising same and uses thereof
New compounds which meet general formula (I): ##STR00001## where: m=0, 1 or 2; R.sup.1 and R.sup.2=a C.sub.6 to C.sub.12, straight-chain or branched,...
Precious metal recovery
A process for treating an off-gas from the thermal processing of a precious-metal-containing feedstock, the process comprising cooling the off-gas to a...
Process for complex processing of bauxite
Method for processing bauxite, including grinding the bauxite and extracting iron; separating the resulting pulp into a solid phase and a liquid phase;...
Furnace and system for heat treating material
A furnace for heat treating material, and a system including the furnace, includes an outer support frame and an inner shell. The inner shell is connected to...
Method for manufacturing an austenitic steel object
The invention relates to a method for manufacturing a ductile, high strength austenitic stainless steel object from an austenitic stainless, steel strip, in...
Chromatographic separation of sugars using blend of cation exchange resins
A chromatographic method for separating a sugar from a sugar-containing liquid feed mixture by: contacting the liquid feed mixture with a stratum of cation...
Maple or birch water evaporator system
A system for producing maple syrup or birch syrup from maple or birch water, comprising an evaporating pan under controlled pressure, a condenser immersed in...
Genotyping method for use in cattle traceability and means thereof
The invention discloses means and methods for genotyping an individual head of cattle. Individual's DNA is genotyped utilizing the herein defined PCR SNaP-shot...
Compositions and methods for detecting cancer metastasis
The present invention encompasses compositions and methods for detecting cancer metastasis.
Detection of digestive organ cancer, gastric cancer, colorectal cancer,
pancreatic cancer, and biliary tract...
The present invention provides a method and a reagent for detecting a digestive organ cancer, gastric cancer, colorectal cancer, pancreatic cancer, or biliary...
Polymorphism in CYP3A4 gene affecting drug metabolizing and uses thereof
A method for predicting a subject's risk factors for CYP3A4-related disorders includes detecting the allelic status of a SNP in a nucleic acid sample of the...
In vitro method and kit for prognosis or prediction of response by
patients with rheumatoid arthritis to...
In vitro method and kit for prognosis or prediction of the response of rheumatoid patients to treatment with TNF-.alpha. factor blocking agents, which comprises...
Non-invasive fetal genetic screening by digital analysis
The present methods are exemplified by a process in which maternal blood containing fetal DNA is diluted to a nominal value of approximately 0.5 genome...
Compositions and methods for sequencing nucleic acids
Disclosed herein are compositions and methods for sequencing nucleic acids.
Methods and compositions for amplification and sequencing of difficult DNA
This disclosure provides methods and compositions for amplification and sequencing of DNA templates, comprising at least two of: 2'-deoxyinosine-5'...
The invention provides a novel class of cyanine dyes that are functionalized with sulfonic acid groups and a linker moiety that facilitates their conjugation to...
DNA polymerases with improved activity
Disclosed are DNA polymerases having increased reverse transcriptase efficiency relative to a corresponding, unmodified polymerase. The polymerases are useful...
Detecting single nucleotide polymorphism using overlapping hydrolysis
Methods for the rapid detection of the presence or absence of a SNP in a target nucleic acid in a sample are described. The methods can include performing an...
Detection of nucleic acid reactions on bead arrays
The present invention is directed to methods and compositions for the use of micro sphere arrays to detect and quantify a number of nucleic acid reactions. The...
Digital analyte analysis
The invention generally relates to droplet based digital PCR and methods for analyzing a target nucleic acid using the same. In certain embodiments, methods of...
Compositions and methods for sample preparation
The invention relates generally to compositions and methods for disrupting cells (e.g., disrupting cellular and nuclear membranes). In particular, the invention...
Whole transcriptome sequencing
Methods for preparing strand-specific sequencing libraries of oligonucleotides using an RNA polymerase promoter to re-transcribe antisense cDNA which has been...
Ribosomal targets for antibiotic drug discovery
The present invention relates to methods to identify molecules that binds in the neomycin binding pocket of a bacterial ribosome using structures of an intact...
MASP-2, a complement fixing enzyme, and uses for it
The invention relates to the discovery and characterization of mannan binding lectin-associated serine protease-2 (MASP-2), a new serine protease that acts in...
Use of bacterial beta-lactamase for in vitro diagnostics and in vivo
imaging, diagnostics and therapeutics
Provided herein are assays and in vitro methods to determine susceptibility to a drug effective against a pathogenic bacteria, for example, a pathogenic...