Wheeler Todd A: High-density fiber distribution frame. Adc Telecommunications, October 14, 1998: EP0871047-A1 (16 worldwide citation)

A fiber distribution frame (10) includes a fixture (26) having a plurality of modules (58) mounted side-by-side within said fixture with each of the modules being individually mounted in a line of travel. Each of the modules (58) can be locked in any one of a plurality of discrete positions within t ...

Takita Satoshi, Imaizumi Mitsuhiro, Akiyama Keiji, Uno Seiji, Tan Shiro: Positive working photosensitive lithographic printing plate. Fuji Photo Film, October 14, 1998: EP0871070-A2 (15 worldwide citation)

A positive working photosensitive lithographic printing plate comprising an aluminum substrate and a positive working photosensitive layer, the aluminum substrate having been anodized and rendered water-wettable, wherein an intermediate layer containing a polymer comprising (A) a unit interacting wi ...

Yoshida Masayoshi, Mito Kenji, Suzuki Toshio: Pre-pit detecting device and information recording apparatus employing the same. Pioneer Electronic, October 14, 1998: EP0871169-A1 (15 worldwide citation)

The irradiation device (10, 15, 16) irradiates, at the time of recording main information, a first light beam having a first power and a second light beam having a second power on the pre-pits in a time-divisional manner. The light receiving device (10) receives a reflected light of the first light ...

Levin Orna, Friedman Doron, Forman Yochanan, Friedman Michael: Synergistic herbal extracts. Farmo Nat, October 14, 1998: EP0870507-A1 (15 worldwide citation)

A synergistic anti-bacterial composition, including: (a) an extract of botanical materials, the botanical materials including material from Plantago species, Hypericum species, Echinacea species and Propolis; and (b) oil of cinnamon.

Adragna Claudio, Gattavari Giuseppe, Fagnani Mauro: Control of the output power of a DC-DC converter upon varying the switching frequency. St Microelectronics, October 14, 1998: EP0871328-A1 (15 worldwide citation)

The power output of a static DC_DC converter employing a current mode PWM controller is controlled upon the varying of the switching frequency, by detecting the sawtooth signal produced by the local oscillator generating a DC signal with amplitude inversely proportional to the frequency and by alter ...

A process for the preparation of methacrylate esters. Ici, October 14, 1998: EP0870753-A1 (15 worldwide citation)

A process for the preparation of methacrylate esters, wherein (a) propyne is stripped in a distillation column from a solvent stream containing dissolved propyne, to afford a gaseous propyne stream that is subsequently condensed, and (b) the condensed propyne is contacted with carbon monoxide and an ...

Uemori Takashi, Ishino Yoshizumi, Kato Ikunoshin: Dna polymerase from pyrococcus furiosus. Takara Shuzo Co, October 14, 1998: EP0870832-A1 (15 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a DNA polymerase possesses the properties of 1) exhibiting higher polymerase activity when assayed by using as a substrate a complex resulting from primer annealing to a single stranded template DNA, as compared to the case where an activated DNA is used as a substra ...

Van Der Wal Willem Johan Jacob, Van Wingerden Antonius Johanne, Van Waveren Anthony, Mulder Alette, Polman Erik Alexander: Method for carrying out a chemical reaction. Gastec, October 14, 1998: EP0869842-A1 (15 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method for carrying out two chemical reactions in a reactor system comprising at least two mutually separate reactor beds, of which the surfaces exposed to the reactants are catalytically active for the chemical reactions concerned, and at least one partition, wherein at l ...

Comita Paul B, Carlson David K, Riley Norma B, Fan Doria W, Ranganathan Rekha: Method and apparatus for preventing condensation in an exhaust passage. Applied Materials, October 14, 1998: EP0870852-A1 (14 worldwide citation)

A single wafer reactor (210) having a vented lower liner (284) for heating exhaust gas is disclosed. The apparatus includes a reaction chamber (212). A wafer support member (220) which divides the chamber into an upper (222) and lower portion (224) is positioned within the chamber (212). A gas outle ...

Hashimoto Tadao, Imafuji Osamu, Yuri Masaaki, Ishida Masahiro: Semiconductor substrate, semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same. Matsushita Electronics, October 14, 1998: EP0871228-A2 (14 worldwide citation)

A sapphire substrate, a buffer layer of undoped GaN and a compound semiconductor crystal layer successively formed on the sapphire substrate together form a substrate of a light emitting diode. A first cladding layer of n-type GaN, an active layer of undoped In0.2Ga0.8N and a second cladding layer s ...