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Hansen Ake: Method and system for high-speed communication over power line. Schneider Electric Powerline C, September 8, 2004: EP1454422-A1 (133 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a communication system (10, 30) for transmission of data signals over a power line (15, 35) comprising at least one data generating arrangement (11, 31), transceivers and line couplers (14, 34) for coupling data to said line power. The system comprises a microwave tr ...


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Cottino Edoardo: Network mapping system. Sirti, September 8, 2004: EP1455550-A2 (90 worldwide citation)

Network mapping system which comprises a plurality of local stations and a plurality of terminal stations topologically connected together. The system has an electronic central processing unit comprising a database suitable for containing information relative to each unit to be monitored and at leas ...


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Brisco David Paul, Zwald Jr Edwin Arnold, Daigle Chan, Noel Gregory M, Dean William J, Filippov Andrei Gregory, Nida Ronald D, Cook Robert Lance, Ring Lev, Wadell Kevin K, Stephenson William Rusty, Gusevik Rune T: Forming a wellbore casing. Shell Int Research, September 8, 2004: GB2399120-A (85 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for forming a wellbore casing within a borehole comprises a first tubular support member 12 defining a first fluid passage 12a and a radial passage 14g having a rupture disc 36 fluidically coupled to the first fluid passage 12a; an annular expansion cone 18 coupled to the first tubular ...


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Decorative coating of a plate of wooden material. Kronotec, September 8, 2004: EP1454763-A2 (78 worldwide citation)

A method for finishing wood-based panels, especially MDF or HDF panels, involves sealing with melamine resin and printing a pattern directly onto the sealing layer before adding a protective layer of melamine resin and hot-pressing as usual. A method for finishing sheets of wood or timber products, ...


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Brown Christopher James: Display and sensor apparatus. Sharp, September 8, 2004: EP1455264-A2 (66 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is provided which integrates sensor functionality with an active matrix display such as an AMLCD. A conventional active matrix 6 of LCD pixels 10 is provided with standard display source and gate drivers 4 and 5. The display source driver 4 supplies data signals for generating the requi ...


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Brisco David Paul, Zwald Jr Edwin Arnold, Daigle Chan, Noel Gregory M, Dean William J, Filippov Andrei Gregory, Nida Ronald D, Cook Robert Lance, Ring Lev, Wadell Kevin K, Stephenson William Rusty, Gusevik Rune T: Forming a wellbore casing. Shell Int Research, September 8, 2004: GB2399119-A (66 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for forming a wellbore casing within a borehole comprises a first tubular support member 12 defining a first fluid passage 12a and a radial passage 14g having a rupture disc 36 fluidically coupled to the first fluid passage 12a; an annular expansion cone 18 coupled to the first tubular ...


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Nagamine Yoshihiko, Fujitaka Shinichiro, Honda Takurou, Akiyama Hiroshi: Patient positioning device. Hitachi, September 8, 2004: EP1454653-A1 (58 worldwide citation)

The invention is intended to always ensure a sufficient level of patient positioning accuracy regardless of the skills of individual operators. In a patient positioning device for positioning a patient couch 59 and irradiating an ion beam toward a tumor in the body of a patient 8 from a particle bea ...


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Dant Jack A: Portal apparatus for use in spinal distraction. Ct Pulse Spine Tech, September 8, 2004: EP1454589-A1 (43 worldwide citation)

A portal (100) for use in a spinal implantation procedure is disclosed herein. The portal (100) includes base (102) and first and second paddles (104,106) pivotally coupled to the base. The paddles (014, 106) can be pivoted between a distraction orientation and an insertion orientation. In the inser ...


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Van Den Berghe Rik, Vanderzeypen Jan: Method and apparatus means for charging a telephone call by undertaking charging fees by a not involved third party. Siemens, September 8, 2004: EP1455511-A1 (42 worldwide citation)

The present invention comprises a method and apparatus means for charging a telephone call. A telephone call is initiated by the calling trusted communication device 1 to any called communication device 5 to 8. Then the server or switching system containing the database 3 verifies if the trusted com ...


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Jansen Hubert Dr, Wortmann Uwe: Transfer device, in particular for medical fluids. Zlb Behring, September 8, 2004: EP1454650-A1 (41 worldwide citation)

Transfer device (1) comprises a housing (2) having a connection (5) in the region of a lateral opening (21) for introducing a spray cone (36) of a syringe (37). A slide (22) is pushed from a first position into a second position when the spray cone is inserted into the connection.