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Tim McAbee
Pu Gu, Timothy S McAbee, James C Peters, Mark Patrick DeLong: Methods and systems for controlling temperature of a bushing. PPG Industries Ohio, Andrew C Siminerio, July 3, 2012: US08210002

Various embodiments of the present invention relate to glass fiber forming bushings, to methods of controlling the temperature of bushings having multiple segments, to systems of controlling the temperature of bushings having multiple segments, and to other systems and methods. In one embodiment, a ...


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Tim McAbee
Pu Gu, Timothy S McAbee, James C Peters, Mark Patrick DeLong: Methods and systems for controlling temperature of a bushing. PPG Industries Ohio, Andrew Siminerio, July 19, 2011: US07980097

Various embodiments of the present invention relate to glass fiber forming bushings, to methods of controlling the temperature of bushings having multiple segments, to systems of controlling the temperature of bushings having multiple segments, and to other systems and methods. In one embodiment, a ...


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Garo Khanarian
Garo Khanarian, Margaret M Pafford, David Sherrer: Micro-optical device and method of making same. Rohm And Haas Company, August 10, 2006: US20060174652-A1

Micro-optical devices and methods of making the same are disclosed, wherein the disclosed micro-optical devices and methods include passive alignment features.


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Daniel Pinkel, Joe Gray: High density array fabrication and readout method for a fiber optic biosensor. The Regents of the University of California, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, November 25, 1997: US05690894 (243 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to the fabrication and use of biosensors comprising a plurality of optical fibers each fiber having attached to its "sensor end" biological "binding partners" (molecules that specifically bind other molecules to form a binding complex such as antibody-antigen, lectin-carbohydra ...


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Schwegler Rudolf, Corves Burkhard, Diehm Leo: Pneumatically operated mechanism. Emhart Glass Mach Invest, October 7, 1998: EP0869104-A1 (184 worldwide citation)

A pneumatically operated mechanism for a glass machine comprises a piston and cylinder device, first and second air lines leading to opposite sides of the piston, and first and second control means for controlling the passage of air through the air lines, which control means each comprise an operati ...


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Carter Kittrell, Gary B Hayes, Michael S Feld: Method for making optical shield for a laser catheter. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds, March 10, 1987: US04648892 (165 worldwide citation)

A method of forming an optical shield for a laser catheter is disclosed in which a rod of light transmissive material is optically polished and inserted into a tube of similar material and fused and the distal end of the rod is cut and the assembly is optically polished at the distal end.


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Kim Per Hansen, Jacob Riis Folkenberg: Nonlinear optical fibre method of its production and use thereof. Crystal Fibre, Jacobson Holman PLLC, September 4, 2007: US07266275 (155 worldwide citation)

An optical fiber having a longitudinal direction and a cross-section perpendicular thereto, said fiber in a cross-section comprising: (a) a core region (11) having a refractive index profile with a highest refractive index nc, and (b) a cladding region comprising cladding features (10) having a cent ...


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Hiroshi Kajioka, Kohdo Yamada, Masashi Nakamura, Kazuya Murakami, Yuuetsu Takuma: Method of producing elliptic core type polarization-maintaining optical fiber. Hitachi Cable, Dykema Gossett, January 9, 1996: US05482525 (155 worldwide citation)

A method of producing an elliptic core type polarization-maintaining optical fiber comprises the steps of providing a glass rod comprising a cladding glass layer around the periphery of a core glass layer, the cladding glass layer having a softening point higher than the softening point of the core ...


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Antos Alfred Joseph, Hunt Timothy, Powers Dale Robert, Whedon William Anthony: Optical fiber resistant to hydrogen-induced attenuation. Corning, May 7, 1997: EP0772061-A1 (147 worldwide citation)

Improved single-mode optical waveguide fibers comprising a central core (10) region, surrounded by an inner cladding region (22) through which light at a chosen signal wavelength will propagate to an appreciable degree along with propagation of same in the central core region (10), the inner core re ...


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Yuichi Ohga, Shinji Ishikawa, Tatsuhiko Saito, Hiroshi Yokota, Michihisa Kyoto: UV light-permeable glass and article comprising the same. Sumitomo Electric, Cushman Darby & Cushman, December 12, 1995: US05474589 (146 worldwide citation)

A UV light-permeable optical glass consisting of a fluorine-doped synthetic quartz glass, which has a long term reliability.