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Ravi Laxman
Ravi K Laxman, Arthur K Hochberg, David A Roberts, Raymond N Vrtis: Fluorine doped silicon oxide process. Air Products and Chemicals, Geoffrey L Chase, February 20, 1996: US05492736 (25 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a process for forming a fluorine-containing silicon oxide film on a substrate by plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition using a fluorinated silicon source of the formula: ##STR1## wherein at least one of R.sup.1 -R.sup.6 is fluorine and the remaining R groups are independ ...


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Marvin M Theimer, Michael J Spreitzer, Mark D Weiser, Richard J Goldstein, Douglas B Terry, William N Schilit, Roy Want: Selective delivery of electronic messages in a multiple computer system based on context and environment of a user. Xerox Corporation, R Christine Jacobs, Tracy L Hurt, February 20, 1996: US05493692 (954 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a method for selectively delivering electronic messages to an identified user or users in a system of mobile and fixed devices, including multiple display devices and multiple users, based on the context of the system and the environment of the identified user. Electr ...


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Aristotle Balogh, Hatte Blejer, Eugene Chen, Sharon Flank, Carmen Iannacone, John Maloney, Patrick Martin, James Rothey, Gary Schmid, Linda T Dozier, Michael Lorton: Generation, archiving, and retrieval of digital images with evoked suggestion-set captions and natural language interface. Systems Research & Applications Corporation, Stuart P Meyer, February 20, 1996: US05493677 (484 worldwide citation)

Digitized images are associated with English language captions and other data, collectively known as the metadata associated with the images. A natural language processing database removes ambiguities from the metadata, and the images and the metadata are stored in databases. A user formulates a sea ...


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Yutaka Maeda, Yasuhiro Kyoden, Hirokazu Naruto, Yoshito Tanaka, Dai Shintani, Katsuyuki Nanba: Still video camera having a printer capable of printing a photographed image in a plurality of printing modes. Minolta Camera Kabushiki Kaisha, Willian Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, February 20, 1996: US05493409 (409 worldwide citation)

A still video camera includes a photographing device for photographing an object and a printer for printing a photographed image on print paper. The printer has a plurality of printing modes which can be desirably selected. A plurality of sorts of image data for the photographed image are produced. ...


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Arthur Cohn, David J Minderman: Power plant utilizing compressed air energy storage and saturation. Electric Power Research Institute, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, February 20, 1996: US05491969 (258 worldwide citation)

An improved power plant employing a combination of compressed air storage and saturation (simultaneous heating and humidification) of compressed air is disclosed. The power plant includes a combustor which provides hot gas for driving a turbine. The turbine is used in conjunction with a generator to ...


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Kenneth A Parulski, Richard M Vogel, Seishi Ohmori: Single sensor color camera with user selectable image record size. Eastman Kodak Company, David M Woods, February 20, 1996: US05493335 (244 worldwide citation)

An electronic camera is adapted for processing images of different resolution to provide a user selectable image record size. A buffer memory is provided for storing color image pixels from a sensor as baseband signals corresponding to at least one image. A timing controller responsive to a resoluti ...


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Radoje T Drmanac, Radomir B Crkvenjakov: Method of determining an ordered sequence of subfragments of a nucleic acid fragment by hybridization of oligonucleotide probes. Hyseq, Marshall O Toole Gerstein Murray & Borun, February 20, 1996: US05492806 (226 worldwide citation)

The sequence of a given nucleic acid fragment is read by the hybridization and assembly of positively hybridizing exactly complementary oligonucleotide probes through overlapping subfragments. By simultaneous hybridization of nucleic acid subfragments bound onto a filter, representing single-strande ...


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Hiroki Adachi, Yuugo Goto, Hongyong Zhang, Toru Takayama: Method of fabricating semiconductor device and method of processing substrate. Semiconductor Energy Laboratory, Gerald J Ferguson Jr, Sixbey Friedman Leedom & Ferguson, February 20, 1996: US05492843 (216 worldwide citation)

Method of fabricating a semiconductor device. A glass substrate such as Corning 7059 is used as a substrate. A bottom film is formed. Then, the substrate is annealed above the strain point of the glass substrate. The substrate is then slowly cooled below the strain point. Thereafter, a silicon film ...


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Magnus Malmqvist, Robert Karlsson, Inger Ronnberg: Surface plasmon resonance sensor unit and its use in biosensor systems. Pharmacia Biosensor, February 20, 1996: US05492840 (199 worldwide citation)

Methods for functionalizing sensing surfaces to be used in systems for measuring simultaneously several properties of one biomolecule as well as for simultaneously measuring the concentrations of a plurality of biomolecules in a sample. The invention furthermore also relates to sensor units containi ...


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Carl W Hennige, Edward C Driscoll Jr: Probe for medical imaging and therapy using ultrasound. Focal Surgery, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, February 20, 1996: US05492126 (198 worldwide citation)

A probe for inspecting and treating an internal organ of a patient. The probe includes a tube having a proximal end and a distal end. The tube has a flexible portion near the distal end. A head is coupled to the flexible portion at the distal end of the tube. The head includes a HIFU transducer. The ...



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