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Etsuo Okaue, Masaru Egawa, Yoshihiko Kasai, Norio Horaguchi: Electronic sunglasses. Seiko Epson Corporation, Blum Kaplan, May 14, 1991: US05015086 (173 worldwide citation)

Electronic sunglasses of the transmittance-varying type including liquid crystal panels employing the electro-optical effect and a solar cell used as a power source. The electronic sunglasses include a voltage detecting circuit having such a hysteresis characteristic so as to output a signal for cha ...


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Makoto Taniguchi: Hot-melt ink. Seiko Epson Corporation, Blum Kaplan, July 25, 1989: US04851045 (172 worldwide citation)

A hot-melt ink containing between about 5 and 50 parts by weight of montain wax or oxidized montan-type wax or both having a melting point between about 60.degree. and 125.degree. C. is provided. The ink is useful in a heat transfer sheet where it is provided as a layer on one side of a substrate an ...


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Jun Hoshikawa, Yukihiro Iwashita: Display panel having an inner and an outer seal and process for the production thereof. Kabushiki Kaisha Seiko Epson, Blum Kaplan Friedman Silberman & Beran, February 3, 1987: US04640583 (170 worldwide citation)

A display panel having a pair of spaced apart flexible substrates and a display medium sandwiched therebetween. A multiple seal contains the display medium between the substrates and maintains the substrates in spaced separation. The multiple seal includes a first seal for strongly adhering to the s ...


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Debbie A Gioello: Method for designing apparel. Blum Kaplan Friedman Silberman & Beran, October 8, 1985: US04546434 (161 worldwide citation)

A method for visually composing and editing original apparel designs including the steps of providing a plurality of configurations of individual garment components, such as bodices, sleeves, collars, skirts, yokes and the like, compiling a computer data base from which said components may be retrie ...


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Burt Kravette, Thomas Heidt, Stephen Trapp, Leonard Tarr, James C Wickstead, Roger Booth: Photocopy monitoring system. Monitel Products, Blum Kaplan, December 31, 1991: US05077582 (159 worldwide citation)

A system for monitoring a variable output paper processing device is provided. The monitoring system includes a counter which counts the number of papers processed and provides a count signal for each counted paper. A controller receives the count signals and totals the counts. The controller transm ...


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Benjamin Nuchman, Sang Y Whang: Continuously variable contact lens. Blum Kaplan Friedman Silberman & Beran, April 8, 1986: US04580882 (150 worldwide citation)

A continuously variable multi-focal soft contact lens wherein a continuous optical gradient in a region smaller than the maximum pupil opening is provided. The concave surface is aspheric with a desired optical power for distant viewing at the center which increases to the desired near vision power. ...


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Shinji Morozumi: Active matrix assembly for a liquid crystal display device including an insulated-gate-transistor. Kabushiki Kaisha Suwa Seikosha, Blum Kaplan Friedman Silberman & Beran, April 15, 1986: US04582395 (148 worldwide citation)

An active matrix assembly for a liquid crystal display device utilizing an MIS (metal-insulator-semiconductor) transistor array is provided. The active matrix assembly includes a transparent substrate, a first thin layer of silicon disposed thereon, an insulating film on the first silicon layer and ...


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Heskel M Haddad: Surgical device for excision of tissue. Blum Kaplan Friedman Silberman & Beran, March 23, 1982: US04320761 (146 worldwide citation)

A surgical device for excision of tissue, the device being particularly suitable for removal of cataracts from the eye, includes a rotating stylus, a source of fluid for washing away excised tissue and a vacuum tube for removal of slurry consisting of excised tissue suspended in washing fluid. The a ...


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Masakazu Mizuno, Isemi Igarashi, Hazime Inagaki: Catheter tip pressure transducer. Kabushiki Kaisha Toyota Chuo Kenkyusho, Blum Kaplan Friedman Silberman & Beran, June 23, 1981: US04274423 (141 worldwide citation)

A catheter tip pressure transducer for detecting the pressure in various portions of a living body accurately and safely comprises a pressure sensor disposed within the end portion of a catheter. The pressure sensor comprises a pressure sensitive diaphragm whereon strain gauges are formed by a diffu ...


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Hiroshi Wada, Shinji Wada, Chiyoaki Iijima: Liquid crystal display device. Seiko Epson Corporation, Blum Kaplan, March 20, 1990: US04909606 (141 worldwide citation)

A liquid crystal display device and method of fabrication thereof includes a first twisted nematic liquid crystal cell and an optically anisotropic material sandwiched between two polarizers. A second twisted nematic liquid crystal cell or polymer film serves as the optically anisotropic material. T ...