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Cathodic protection of a concrete structure
Corrosion of steel in a concrete structure such as a column in sea water occurs primarily above the water line and is inhibited using cathodic protection by...
Wet etching methods for copper removal and planarization in semiconductor
Exposed copper regions on a semiconductor substrate can be etched by a wet etching solution comprising (i) one or more complexing agents selected from the group...
Method of etching using inkjet printing
A process of patterning a conductive film. The process comprises providing a substrate comprising a conductive film positioned on a surface of the substrate. A...
Closed pore ceramic composite article
A composite article includes a substrate and a thermal barrier secured to the substrate. The thermal barrier includes a plurality of closed pores within a...
Calcium phosphate complex, and method for production thereof
Provided is a means for fixing calcium phosphate onto the surface of a metal by a treatment method which uses no acid and produces less residue. A method of...
Forming articles and devices with carbon-coated metal particles
A non-aqueous photocurable composition contains dispersed carbon-coated metal particles in an organic diluent in an amount of at least 10 weight %. The...
CVD reactor having a substrate holder resting on a gas cushion comprising
a plurality of zones
The invention relates to a CVD reactor having a process chamber (23) and a substrate holder support (1) arranged therein, said support comprising at least one...
Dual plenum, axi-symmetric showerhead with edge-to-center gas delivery
A dual-plenum showerhead for semiconductor processing operations is provided. The showerhead may include a faceplate with two sets of gas distribution holes,...
Method for performing uniform processing in gas system-sharing multiple
A method for performing uniform processing in multiple reaction chambers includes (a) conducting a cycle constituted by steps in each reaction chamber according...
Processing chamber gas delivery system with hot-swappable ampoule
Disclosed are apparatus and methods for supplying a constant flow of precursor gas to a processing chamber. The apparatus described, and methods of use, allow a...
Nanolayer deposition process
A hybrid deposition process of CVD and ALD, called NanoLayer Deposition (NLD) is provided. The NLD process is a cyclic sequential deposition process, including...
Chemical vapor deposition raw material containing organic nickel compound,
and chemical vapor deposition method...
The present invention provides a chemical vapor deposition raw material, which has a low melting point, has heat stability such that no thermal decomposition...
Physical vapor deposition apparatus and physical vapor deposition method
A physical vapor deposition apparatus and a physical vapor deposition method for forming a film of a substance which is hard to be made fine particles even when...
Plasma sputtering process for producing particles
A high production rate plasma sputtering process for producing particles having a size of 10 .mu.m or less is disclosed. The process causes ionization of at...
Conductive anti-reflective films
A method of applying a transparent conductive film to a polymeric substrate having a desired textured therein is provided. The method includes the steps of...
Coated cutting tool and method of making the same
The present invention relates to a coated cutting tool with a coating comprising a multilayer structure consisting of alternating layers A and B forming the...
In order to avoid burn traces on piston rings, it is proposed to provide the piston ring with a wear-protection coating which consists of a material with a...
Methods of making photovoltaic devices and photovoltaic devices
One aspect of the present invention includes method of making a photovoltaic device. The method includes disposing an absorber layer on a window layer, wherein...
Aluminum titanium nitride coating with adapted morphology for enhanced
wear resistance in machining operations...
The present invention relates to an (AI,Ti)N coating exhibiting at least two different coating portions, A and B, having grain size in nanometer magnitude order...
Torsional extreme-plastic processing method of conic metal pipe
The present invention relates to a torsional extreme-plastic processing method. In other words, a processing method in which severe plastic deformation based on...
Ni-based alloy for casting used for steam turbine and casting component of
An Ni-based alloy for casting used for a steam turbine of an embodiment contains in percent (%) by mass C (carbon): 0.01 to 0.1, Cr (chromium): 15 to 25, Co...
Ni.sub.3(Si, Ti)-based intermetallic compound to which Ta is added
The present invention provides a structural material having excellent hardness (strength) characteristics. The present invention provides an Ni.sub.3(Si,...
Methods for forming oxide dispersion-strengthened alloys
In accordance with an exemplary embodiment, a method of forming a oxide dispersion-strengthened alloy metal includes the steps of providing, in a powdered form,...
System and method for parallel solution extraction of one or more metal
values from metal-bearing materials
The present disclosure relates to a process and system for recovery of one or more metal values using solution extraction techniques and to a system for metal...
Magnesium-based alloy produced using a silicon compound and method for
The present invention relates to a magnesium-based alloy, and to a method for producing same. The method comprises the steps of: melting a magnesium alloy into...
Dipentene dimercaptan compositions and use thereof as a mining chemical
The present invention shows polythiol compositions containing dipentene dimercaptans and intermolecular sulfide compounds, as well as mining chemical collector...
Method of ore processing
A method of selectively leaching a metal such as nickel from an ore or ore processing intermediate comprising the metal and cobalt. The ore or ore processing...
Method of treating recyclable raw materials
A method of treating recyclable raw materials containing valuable metals is provided, the method including the steps of feeding recyclable raw materials (W)...
Method for recovering tungsten compound
[Object] To efficiently recover tungsten from an object containing tungsten by a simple treatment process using a microorganism with reduced environmental load....
A process for the production of fat-liquored, tanned leather or pelt is provided. The process comprises the steps of fat-liquoring and tanning, wherein an...
Method for preventing high molecular weight products during amplification
The present invention is directed to improved methods for amplifying and detecting a nucleic acid target that may be present in a biological sample comprising a...
Method for detecting and quantifying wheat endogenous gene
Provided is a method of detecting or quantifying a wheat species-specific DNA in a test sample by polymerase chain reaction. The method comprises a step of...
System and method for analyzing DNA mixtures
Provided is a method for determining the presence or absence of an individual's DNA in a sample containing DNA from two or more contributors. A panel of a...
Method for assessing risk of hepatocellular carcinoma
The present invention aims at providing a method for assessing risk of hepatocellular carcinoma with high sensitivity and specificity. Extracted were 30 regions...
Microrna profiling for diagnosis of dysplastic nevi and melanoma
Provided herein are methods for miRNA profiling for the diagnosis, prognosis, and management of melanoma and differentiation of melanoma from nevi.
Tumor grading and cancer prognosis
The disclosure includes the identification and use of gene expression profiles, or patterns, with clinical relevance to cancer. In particular, the disclosure...
Identification of genetic variants
The present disclosure provides a method for identifying whether a subject is more or less likely to be responsive to VEGF-based therapy, comprising screening a...
Compounds that modulate oxidative stress
The present invention provides methods of identifying compounds that selectively induce an oxidative stress response in a biological sample. The present...
Methods for obtaining fetal genetic material
The present invention relates to a method of enriching fetal nuclei from a sample. Enriched fetal nuclei can be used in a variety of procedures including,...
Method for determination or evaluation of test substance
An object of the present invention is to provide a method for determination or evaluation of an extract from inflamed tissues inoculated with vaccinia virus...
Method of sequencing
The present invention provides a method of sequencing a single polynucleotide in which the nucleotide base and/or probe which is incorporated during sequencing...
Single molecule sequencing with two distinct chemistry steps
Methods, Compositions, and Systems are provided for nucleic acid sequencing where the sequential incorporation of nucleotides uses two distinct chemical steps....
Sequence amplification with linear primers
The present disclosure relates to the amplification of target nucleic acid sequences for various sequencing and/or identification techniques. The use of these...
Methods for concurrent identification and quantification of an unknown
The present invention provides methods for the quantification of an unknown bioagent in a sample by amplification of nucleic acid of the bioagent, and...
Analysis devices, kits, and related methods for digital quantification of
nucleic acids and other analytes
Provided are devices and methods for effecting processing of samples, including essentially isothermal amplification of nucleic acids, at multiple reaction...
Method for detecting single nucleotide polymorphisms
An object of the present invention is to provide a method for rapidly and simply detecting single nucleotide polymorphisms. The present invention is a method...
Strategies for high throughput identification and detection of
The invention relates to a method for the high throughput identification of single nucleotide polymorphisms by performing a complexity reduction on two or more...
Detection of neighboring variants
The present invention relates to methods, kits, probes, and systems for distinguishing between nucleotide variants that are close in proximity on a gene. The...
Detection of target nucleic acid sequences by cyclic exonucleolytic
The present invention relates to the detection of a target nucleic acid sequence by a cyclic exonucleolytic reaction. The present method enabling to generate...
Systems and methods for bead-free detection of nucleotides
Methods and systems of quantifying a target material in solution include detection of a size change of a hybridized nucleic acid complex, without the use of...