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Wier Franz: Method of manufacturing a cable portion with a fastening member for a vehicle occupant restraint system and cable portion manufactured by using the method. Trw Repa, November 25, 1998: EP0879742-A1 (400 worldwide citation)

This new method connects a cable section (10) to a fastening termination (12) for a vehicle passenger restraint system. The cable section of desired characteristics, is given a plastic casing (14). This is then heated and the fastener is pressed onto the heated part. Preferably the plastic casing is ...


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Ding Ni, Trinh Tuyethoa Thi, Raeder Devens Jennifer E: Drug-releasing coatings for medical devices. Schneider Usa, November 25, 1998: EP0879595-A2 (241 worldwide citation)

The invention is directed to medical devices having a drug-releasing coating and methods for making such coated devices. The coating permits timed or prolonged pharmacological activity on the surface of medical devices through a reservoir concept. Specifically, the coating comprises at least two lay ...


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Miyashita Satoru, Kiguchi Hiroshi, Shimoda Tatsuya, Kanbe Sadao: Method of producing organic el elements, organic el elements and organic el display device. Seiko Epson, November 25, 1998: EP0880303-A1 (214 worldwide citation)

A method of manufacturing an organic EL element according to the present invention comprises the steps of forming pixel electrodes (801), (802), (803) on a transparent substrate (804) and forming on the pixel electrodes by patterning luminescent layers (806), (807), (808) made of an organic compound ...


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Tan Dong F, Inouye Leonard Y: A phase staggered full-bridge converter with soft-pwm switching. TRW, November 25, 1998: EP0880220-A2 (185 worldwide citation)

A full-bridge converter 10 is provided which performs soft switching based on pulse width modulated switching signals. The converter 10 includes a primary side 12 and a secondary side 14 interconnected through a transformer 13. The primary side 12 includes a power source connected in parallel with l ...


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Weaver Jim D, Nguyen Philip D, Stanford James R, Bowles Bobby K, Wilson Steven F, Parker Mark A, Dewprashad Brahmadeo: Method of controlling fine particulate flowback in subterranean wells. Halliburton Energy Serv, November 25, 1998: EP0879935-A2 (136 worldwide citation)

A wellbore penetrating a subterranean formation is treated with a fluid whereby fine particulate flowback is reduced or prevented. The method includes the steps of providing a fluid suspension including a mixture of a particulate coated with a tackifying compound, pumping the suspension into a subte ...


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Nakabayashi Koki, Nishii Kanji, Fukui Atsushi, Watanabe Hiroshi, Tatsuta Ken: Illuminating system. Matsushita Electric, November 25, 1998: EP0879991-A2 (135 worldwide citation)

The illuminating system comprises a linear light source (1), and a light guide member (3) with the light source placed beside a side face thereof, in which the top face and the bottom face of the light guide member are generally parallel to each other and in which slits (31) made of a different mate ...


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Robarts James O, Byrne David S, Fluegel Steve, Newell Gabe, Newell Dan, Abbott Kenneth: An electronic television programme guide. Microsoft Corporation, November 25, 1998: GB2325537-A (99 worldwide citation)

An electronic programme guide (EPG) database is interrogated to produce a list of programmes that may be of interest to a viewer. Queries may be composed by users or may be developed automatically by inspection of viewing habits or viewer profiles. Viewer profiles may be produced by interrogation of ...


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Ella Juha: Filters utilizing thin film stacked crystal filter structures and thin film bulk acoustic wave resonators. Nokia Mobile Phones, November 25, 1998: EP0880227-A2 (79 worldwide citation)

There is provided a Bulk Acoustic Wave Resonator-Stacked Crystal Filter (BAWR-SCF) filtering circuit or device. The BAWR-SCF circuit comprises a first pair of ports, a second pair of ports, a first lead that is connected between a first and a second one of the first pair of ports, and a second lead ...


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Korhonen Panu: A method and an arrangement for scrolling information presented on a display of a mobile station. Nokia Mobile Phones, November 25, 1998: EP0880091-A2 (61 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method and an arrangement for scrolling information (12) presented on a display of a mobile station. According to the invention a pointing means (17) is moved on the active area of the display (15), and the displayed part of the information(12, 13, 14) on the display (15) ...


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Nabavi Richard Parviz: Security alarm systems. Nabavi Richard Parviz, November 25, 1998: GB2325548-A (61 worldwide citation)

A Security Alarm System Controller 1 comprises input means for receiving data from at least one detector 4,5 which indicates a breach of security, output means for outputting an alarm signal, and computer network server means operable to interact between the controller and a computer network user 9 ...