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Aizaki Shinichiro, Endo Tomio: Liquid immersion objective lens for microscope. Olympus Optical, April 6, 2001: JP2001-091849 (385 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a liquid immersion objective lens for a microscope constituted so that a sample can be accurately observed without restriction related to the observation sample and an applicable microscope is prevented from being made large-sized. SOLUTION: The window part 181 of th ...


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Inoue Koji, Yoshida Masanori, Matsukawa Hideki: Production method of color filter substrate, color filter substrate and liquid crystal display device. Matsushita Electric, April 6, 2001: JP2001-091727 (180 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To produce a color filter substrate which does not lower the display grade of a liquid crystal panel and ensures no increase in cost while adopting columnar spacers. SOLUTION: A colored layer 16 (16R) is formed on a glass substrate 2a, exposed and developed, red, green and blue ...


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Sano Junichi, Tsujioka Tsuyoshi: Organic light-emitting element, device and method for manufacturing the same. Sanyo Electric, April 6, 2001: JP2001-093667 (87 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a device and method of manufacturing an organic light- emitting element, capable of forming an evaporation layer on a substrate without displacement of the position of forming a film at a high speed, keeping the thickness of the film even and keeping the area of form ...


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Morohashi Akihiro: Information communication system and method, and information communication device and method. Sony, April 6, 2001: JP2001-093226 (46 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To easily transfer the composition data from an audio server to a portable audio data reproducing device. SOLUTION: A list editing picture 310 is displayed on the display part of the audio server stored with the massive music data. The music data stored in the server are list d ...


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Omi Tadahiro, Shinohara Hisakuni: Plasma arc cutting apparatus, manufacturing process and device. Omi Tadahiro, April 6, 2001: JP2001-093871 (39 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To solve the problems that more than half of currently employed semiconductor processes are performed by decompressed devices, that a cleaning apparatus and aligner can be used only under atmospheric pressure, and that the interface between the devices operated under atmospheri ...


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Sakaguchi Haruyoshi: Mobile communication terminal. Toshiba, April 6, 2001: JP2001-095031 (35 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To always restart communication with optimal transmitting power, when communication with an original vase station is restarted after measurement of reception quality of the adjacent base station is completed, thus to prevent generation of interference and line disconnection as ...


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Longobardi Bruno: Adjustable gastric implant e.g. for treating obesity comprises and inflatable envelope with supple strip attached to enclose part of stomach. Medical Innovation Dev, April 6, 2001: FR2799118-A1 (34 worldwide citation)

The implant consists of a strip (16) of a supple but nonstretch material, connected to the inside of a tubular envelope (10) which is closed at one end (12) and linked by a tube (8) at the other to a chamber (6). The chamber has a self-sealing membrane (7) which can be pierced by a needle to inject ...


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Yamazaki Shunpei: Semiconductor device and manufacturing method therefor. Semiconductor Energy Lab, April 6, 2001: JP2001-094113 (31 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To improve reliability of a thin-film transistor. SOLUTION: A gate electrode is formed of a first electrode 108 having tapered section, and a second electrode 109 having a width narrower than that of the first electrode 108. In a semiconductor layer, phosphorus is doped at low ...


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Ninomiya Ichiro, Nakajima Masaaki, Nakamura Tetsuya, Fushimi Masahiro, Nakanishi Taichi, Eguchi Masaru, Ohara Kenichi: Capsule endoscope. Asahi Optical, April 6, 2001: JP2001-091860 (31 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a practicable capsule endoscope which is good in assembly workability and is downsized. SOLUTION: This capsule endoscope has a main block which supports an objective lens and an illumination body, an electric element holding cylinder which is integrally disposed to e ...


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Yonezu Maki, Takashita Masahiro, Sumino Hiroyasu: Liquid fuel vessel for fuel cell and liquid fuel cell. Toshiba, April 6, 2001: JP2001-093551 (31 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To obtain a highly reliable fuel cell that simplifies a liquid fuel supply system, to stably supply. SOLUTION: A fuel cell comprises a fuel cell (2) having a unit cell with an electric generator consisting of a fuel electrode, an oxidizing electrode, and an electrolytic plate a ...