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Erwin Meinders
Guo Fu Zhou, Johannes Cornelis Norbertus Rijpers, Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Hermanus Johannes Borg: Rewritable optical data storage medium and use of such a medium. Michael E Belk, US Philips Corporation, August 12, 2004: US20040157159-A1

A description is given of a phase-change optical data storage medium (20 having a recording stack (2) with a recording layer (6) and a metal reflective layer (3) comprising at least one transparent layer (4, 8) of the material indium tin oxide (ITO). Use of an ITO layer (4, 8) in the recording stack ...


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Bob Ware
David L Johnson, Robert G Tinger, Robert A Ware, John S Buchanan, Xiaobing Feng, Shifang Luo, Gary D Mohr: Manufacture of xylenes using reformate. Exxonmobil Chemical Company, August 12, 2004: US20040158111-A1

A process is provided for the production of xylenes from reformate. The process is carried out by methylating under conditions effective for the methylation, the benzene/toluene present in the reformate outside the reforming loop, to produce a resulting product having a higher xylenes content than t ...


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Long Richard M, Klein Robert J: Currency processing device having a multiple stage transport path and method for operating the device. Cummins Allison, KOWALSKI Timothy M, August 12, 2004: WO/2004/068422 (103 worldwide citation)

A currency processing device is disclosed according to one embodiment of the present invention. The currency processing device comprises an input receptacle for receiving a stack of currency bills to be processed, a plurality of output receptacles for receiving currency bills that have been processe ...


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Hirayama Taku, Hada Hideo, Fujimura Satoshi, Iwai Takeshi, Sato Mitsuru, Takasu Ryoichi, Tachikawa Toshikazu, Iwashita Jun, Ishiduka Keita, Yamada Tomotaka, Takayama Toshikazu, Yoshida Masaaki: (Ja) レジスト組成物, (En) Resist composition. Tokyo Ohka Kogyo, Hirayama Taku, Hada Hideo, Fujimura Satoshi, Iwai Takeshi, Sato Mitsuru, Takasu Ryoichi, Tachikawa Toshikazu, Iwashita Jun, Ishiduka Keita, Yamada Tomotaka, Takayama Toshikazu, Yoshida Masaaki, TANAI Sumio, August 12, 2004: WO/2004/068242 (87 worldwide citation)

(EN) A resist composition for use in an immersion lithography process which satisfies a specific parameter; a positive resist composition which comprises a resin component (A) having a dissolution-suppressing group being dissociated by an acid and thus exhibiting enhanced solubility in an alkali by ...


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Furuya Masahiro: Surface mounting antenna. Citizen Electronics, August 12, 2004: JP2004-229144 (86 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To save the space of a surface mounting antenna to be used for receiving standard radio waves by miniaturizing it and to improve the directivity of the antenna so that sensitivity does not fluctuate by the posture of portable equipment and to make the antenna less expensive as ...


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Katahira Akira, Akie Masaki: Golf club head. Yokohama Rubber The, August 12, 2004: JP2004-222911 (72 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a golf club head allowing easy adjustment of a driving sound according to the preference of a golfer and the trajectory of a golf ball.SOLUTION: A sole member 3 of the golf club head 1 is provided with fitting holes 4h, 4i, 4j and 4k, or through-holes penetrating thr ...


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Miyashita Takeshi: Icon drawing system, icon drawing method and electronic device. Sony, August 12, 2004: JP2004-227393 (67 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To dynamically allocate a plurality of icons to a plurality of positions set on a prescribed track in a screen, and to reduce a burden on a CPU when drawing the icon in determined size in each position, so as to improve display speed.SOLUTION: Three icons 44, 45, 46 in a positi ...


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Park Yong Cheol, Kim Sung Dae: Optical disc of write once type, method, and apparatus for managing defect information on the optical disc. LG Electronics, BAHNG Hae Cheol, August 12, 2004: WO/2004/068476 (62 worldwide citation)

An optical disc of write once type, a method and an apparatus of managing defect information on the optical disc of write once type, e.g., a BD-WO, are provided with a temporary defect management area (TDMA). The method includes preparing the temporary defect management area (TDMA) in which a tempor ...


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Setomoto Tatsumi, Matsui Nobuyuki, Tamura Tetsushi, Tanimoto Noriyasu, Shimizu Masanori: Multichip led lighting device. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Setomoto Tatsumi, Matsui Nobuyuki, Tamura Tetsushi, Tanimoto Noriyasu, Shimizu Masanori, NAKAJIMA Shiro, August 12, 2004: WO/2004/068909 (59 worldwide citation)

In a module socket, a connecter and a connector are connected by wiring, and three LED modules are connected in parallel with respect to a constant voltage circuit unit via the wiring. Each module has a constant current circuit unit and an LED mounting unit. The constant current circuit unit include ...


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Fujisawa Kazunori: Order accepting system by portable telephone. Fujisawa Kazunori, August 12, 2004: JP2004-227228 (57 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a system for confirming the owner principal of a portable telephone, and for making an order accepting operator registered for each customer in advance accept an order and purchase consultation by the portable telephone.SOLUTION: This system is constituted of a priva ...