Robert Senzig
Allison L Weiner, Robert F Senzig: Adaptable user interface for diagnostic imaging. Patrick W Rasche, August 3, 2006: US20060173270-A1

A method of operating a user interface is provided. The method includes receiving a first control command at a console operationally coupled to a first and second medical system, wherein the console has control over both the first and second medical systems. The first medical system is operated base ...

Benjamin Mattes
Elisabeth Smela, Benjamin R Mattes, Philip N Adams, Guido Zuccarello, Wen Lu: Electrochemical devices incorporating high-conductivity conjugated polymers. Cochran Freund & Young, August 3, 2006: US20060169954-A1

The present invention includes the preparation of highly conducting conjugated polymers and their use as electrochemical actuators. A typical electrochemical actuator comprises a highly conducting, conjugated polymer for the anode or the cathode, or for both the anode and the cathode; suitable conju ...

Craig Allen
Jeremy Aaron Abel, Satyajit Deb, Thomas Michael McKeon, Steven Michael Schennum, Craig Allen White: Touch sensitive flashlight. D Peter Hochberg Co Lpa, August 3, 2006: US20060171142-A1

A flashlight having a non-conductive housing, an electric power source, a light source, and two nodes disposed on external surfaces of the non-conductive housing, wherein the flashlight is adapted to allow electric current to flow from the power source through the light source when both of the two n ...

Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Andrei Mijiritskii: Writable optical recording medium. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, August 3, 2006: US20060171286-A1

The present invention relates to a writable optical recording medium (500), and in particular to a write-once optical record carrier comprising a substrate (520) carrying a recording stack (510) which recording stack comprises a recording layer (516), made of PEDOT and/or derivatives thereof.

Maricela Morales
James F Cameron, Dong Woo Lee, Peter Trefonas, Gary J Swanson, Jin Wuk Sung: Photoresist compositions. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, Peter F Corless, Rohm and Haas Electronic Material, August 3, 2006: US20060172224-A1

Chemically-amplified positive photoresist compositions are provided that contain a resin that comprises acetal and alicyclic groups. Photoresists of the invention can exhibit notably enhanced lithographic properties. Preferred photoresists of the invention comprise one or more photoacid generator co ...

Jeffery M Barnes, Susan K Candelaria, Nicholas D Fifer, Matthew J Kalos, Edwin K Scott: Priority initialization system. Quarles & Brady Streich Lang, August 3, 2006: US20060174073-A1

A computer storage system includes a supervisor algorithm to detect a host computer's initiator logging in. The supervisor algorithm identifies data storage devices associated with the newly logged-on initiator and tags logical unit number control blocks (“LUNCBs”) as having priority in an initiatio ...

Ishibashi Hidenori, Ishikawa Yoshie: Noncontact ic module. Toppan Forms, August 3, 2006: JP2006-203852 (121 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a noncontact IC module which will not hinder the function of an antenna for a booster, when deflections and deformations are produced.SOLUTION: The noncontact IC module 10 has a noncontact communicator 12 which has an on-chip antenna 14 connected electrically to an I ...

Kato Kiyoshi, Moriya Yoshitaka: Semiconductor device. Semiconductor Energy Lab, August 3, 2006: JP2006-203187 (105 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a semiconductor device which can prevent reduction in electromagnetic waves transmitted from a reader/writer and can avoid heating of an element forming layer accompanying change in the magnetic field.SOLUTION: A semiconductor device comprises an element forming laye ...

Boulos Maher I, Jurewicz Jerzy, Guo Jiayin: Induction plasma synthesis of nanopowders. Tekna Plasma Systems, Boulos Maher I, Jurewicz Jerzy, Guo Jiayin, PRINCE Gaétan, August 3, 2006: WO/2006/079213 (66 worldwide citation)

A process and apparatus for synthesizing a nanopowder is presented. In particular, a process for the synthesis of nanopowders of various materials such as metals, alloys, ceramics and composites by induction plasma technology, using organometallic compounds, chlorides, bromides, fluorides, iodides, ...

Rin Chuken, Hsu Yen Chi: Club head. Ota Precision, August 3, 2006: JP2006-198251 (57 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a club head having a center-of-gravity depth (a distance from a ball hitting face to a center of gravity) closer to the rear side than the ball hitting face of the whole head and a low center of gravity, an excellent vibration damping effect, and by which the center ...