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Novak Thomas W, Hazelton Andrew J, Watson Douglas C: Environmental system including a transport region for an immersion lithography apparatus. Nikon Corporation, Novak Thomas W, Hazelton Andrew J, Watson Douglas C, COSTANTINO Mario A, October 28, 2004: WO/2004/092833 (572 worldwide citation)

An environmental system (26) for controlling an environment in a gap (246) between an optical assembly (16) and a device (30) includes a fluid barrier (254), an immersion fluid system (252), and a transport region (256). The fluid barrier (254) is positioned near the device (30) and maintains the tr ...


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Hazelton Andrew J, Kawai Hidemi, Watson Douglas C, Novak W Thomas: Cleanup method for optics in immersion lithography. Nikon Corporation, Hazelton Andrew J, Kawai Hidemi, Watson Douglas C, Novak W Thomas, COSTANTINO Mario A, October 28, 2004: WO/2004/093130 (561 worldwide citation)

An immersion lithography apparatus has a reticle stage (RST) arranged to retain a reticle (R), a working stage (9) arranged to retain a workpiece (W), and an optical system including an illumination source (1) and an optical element (PL) opposite the workpiece for having an image pattern of the reti ...


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Novak W Thomas, Hazelton Andrew J, Watson Douglas C: Liquid jet and recovery system for immersion lithography. Nikon Corporation, Novak W Thomas, Hazelton Andrew J, Watson Douglas C, OLIFF PO BOX 19928 ALEXANDRIA VIRGINIA 22320 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, October 28, 2004: WO/2004/092830 (557 worldwide citation)

A liquid jet and recovery system for an immersion lithography apparatus (100) has arrays of nozzles arranged to have their openings located proximal to an exposure region through which an image pattern is projected on a workpiece (W) such as a wafer. These nozzles are each adapted to serve selective ...


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Craig Michael Watson: Integrated bill consolidation, payment aggregation, and settlement system. Craig Michael Watson, Paul E Schaafsma, Manisha C Wulf, November 2, 1999: US05978780 (402 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an integrated bill consolidation, payment aggregation, and account-payment application system. The system acts as a settlements exchange for the execution of payments between households or small businesses and the service establishments (principally utilities, financial inst ...


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Dilip R Sanvordeker, Sau Hung S Leung: Mucoadhesive buccal dosage forms. Watson Laboratories, Dressler Goldsmith Shore Sutker & Milnamow, February 13, 1990: US04900552 (105 worldwide citation)

A trilaminate film suitable for prolonged and sustained delivery of an active ingredient in a buccal cavity is disclosed. A hydratable mucoadhesive base layer, a non-adhesive reservoir layer and a water-impermeable carrier film sandwiched between and bonded to the base layer and the reservoir layer ...


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Dilip R Sanvordeker, Sau Hung S Leung: Mucoadhesive carrier for delivery of therapeutical agent. Watson Laboratories, Dressler Goldsmith Shore Sutker & Milnamow, September 10, 1991: US05047244 (102 worldwide citation)

A mucoadhesive carried suitable for a therapeutic agent is disclosed. This carrier allows controlled release of the therapeutic agent via mucosal tissue. The mucoadhesive carrier comprises a Monolithic polymer matrix that is anhydrous but hydratable, and amorphous fumed silica. The silica enhances t ...


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Steward Charles Watson: Roadway joint-sealing apparatus. Watson Bowman Associates, Ashlan F Harlan Jr, March 21, 1978: US04080086 (94 worldwide citation)

Sealing apparatus for joints in roadways which comprises elongated anchor pads secured by studs and nuts to the surfaces of concrete slabs on opposite sides of a gap therebetween and a flexible, resilient, elongated, sealing member extending between and integral with said pads, said pads preferably ...


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Addison Paul Stanley, Watson James Nicholas: Method and system for analysing and processing ph0t0plethysmogram signals using wavelet transform. Cardiodigital, Addison Paul Stanley, Watson James Nicholas, MURGITROYD Scotland House 165 169 Scotland Street Glasgow G5 8PL, September 10, 2004: WO/2004/075746 (90 worldwide citation)

A physiological measurement system is disclosed which can take a pulse oximetry signal such as a photoplethysmo-gram from a patient and then analyse the signal to measure physiological parameters including respiration, pulse, oxygen saturation and movement. The system can be used as a general monito ...


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Felter John Louis, Lee Robert E, Solanky Ashok, Blake Clint, Davis Pamela, Sharpe David E, Watson Mark E, Ripley Robert L, Stevenson Brett W, Crowe William J: Electrically heated cigarette smoking system with internal manifolding for puff detection. Philip Morris Products, Felter John Louis, Lee Robert E, Solanky Ashok, Blake Clint, Davis Pamela, Sharpe David E, Watson Mark E, Ripley Robert L, Stevenson Brett W, Crowe William J, SKIFF Peter K, May 27, 2004: WO/2004/043175 (82 worldwide citation)

An electrically heated cigarette smoking device includes a heater unit, heater blades for applying heat to portions of a cigarette that is supported within the heater unit, the heater unit having an opening adapted to receive an end of a cigarette and adapted to position the end of the cigarette in ...


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Ana B Benitez, Alejandro Jaimes, Paek Seungyup, Shih Fu Chang, Chung Sheng Li, John R Smith: Multimedia archive description scheme. The Trustees of Columbia University, IBM Thomas J Watson Search Center, Baker Botts L, September 6, 2005: US06941325 (80 worldwide citation)

A multimedia archive description scheme is provided for characterizing a multimedia archive having records and associated record descriptions. The multimedia archive description scheme provides a data structure which relates records by similarity measures. The principle data structure in the multime ...