Masamoto Akeyama, Yoshifumi Tomita, Saburo Nonogaki: Pattern forming method and pattern forming apparatus using exposures in a liquid. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry & Wands, August 2, 1983: US04396705 (388 worldwide citation)

A pattern forming method comprising a step of disposing a substrate with a coated film of photosensitive composition and a mask having a predetermined pattern in a first liquid which does not dissolve said coated film of photosensitive composition, and a step of exposing said coated film to light th ...

Keizo Hasebe, Shinji Nagashima, Norio Semba, Masami Akimoto, Yoshio Kimura, Naruaki Iida, Kouji Harada, Issei Ueda, Nobuo Konishi: Substrate processing system. Tokyo Electron, Tokyo Electron Kyushu, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, October 20, 1998: US05826129 (123 worldwide citation)

This invention provides a substrate processing system including a cassette station on which at least one cassette containing a plurality of objects is placed, a process station including a plurality of process chambers for performing processing for the objects, and an object conveying unit for loadi ...

John D Buhr, Robert M Goodwin, Frederick R Koeng, Jose E Rivera: Digital photofinishing system including scene balance, contrast normalization, and image sharpening digital image processing. Eastman Kodak Company, William F Noval, August 1, 2000: US06097470 (121 worldwide citation)

A method of digital photofinishing comprising the steps of: producing a digital color image in optical printing densities of a color image captured on photographic media; processing the digital image with a scene balance algorithm to produce a balanced digital color image; using a contrast normaliza ...

Roger Harquail French, Timothy Gierke, Mark Andrew Harmer, Anand Jagota, Steven Raymond Lustig, Rakesh H Mehta, Paula Beyer Hietpas, Bibiana Onoa: Method for providing nano-structures of uniform length. E I du Pont de Nemours and Company, September 20, 2005: US06946410 (108 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to the field of nanotechnology. Specifically the invention describes a method for cutting a multiplicity of nano-structures to uniform dimensions of length, length and width, or area, or to a specific distribution of lengths or area using various cutting techniques.

Walter D Foley, Robert J Blackman: Photographic processor with auxiliary power supply. Eastman Kodak Company, Jeffrey L Brandt, December 13, 1988: US04791443 (106 worldwide citation)

A photographic film processor having a controller and a drive motor for conveying exposed film from a spool and along a film path through a series of process stations is disclosed. The photographic processor includes: a main power supply and an auxiliary power supply for the processor; a selector sw ...

Roger Alan Fields, William Clark Atkinson: Methods of changing the visibility of some characteristic or information to be included in a hard copy of a recorded image. Eastman Kodak Company, Gordon M Stewart, June 16, 1998: US05767945 (92 worldwide citation)

A method of making more visible some characteristic to be included in a hard copy of a recorded image includes reading a variable visible characteristic within a predefined area of the recorded image to determine the visible composition of the variable characteristic. At least one stored variation o ...

Mitsuru Ushijima, Masami Akimoto: Apparatus for coating a photo-resist film and/or developing it after being exposed. Tokyo Electron, Tel Kyushu, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt, January 15, 1991: US04985722 (89 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed which forms a photo-resist film on a substrate surface and/or develops it. A passage provided such that it extends in a predetermined direction to allow conveying of a substrate having a surface on which a photoresist film is to be formed or a substrate having a photo-resis ...

Neff Lynn Kwasny, Berardi Anthony Ronald: Apparatus for printing, storing and retrieving an image record. Eastman Kodak Co, October 2, 1996: EP0735420-A1 (88 worldwide citation)

An image recordation and retrieval system and method of producing prints. The system includes a scanner (24) for scanning an original image so as to obtain a digital record (18) file of the image; a printer (28) for printing a print from the original image so as to produce a print; and means for pla ...

Philip N Garfinkle, Yaacov Ben Yaacov, Elliot D Jaffe: Method of processing digital images and distributing visual prints produced from the digital images. PictureVision, October 17, 2000: US06133985 (80 worldwide citation)

This invention is directed to a method of processing at least one digital image of at least one photographic image and distributing at least one visual print produced from the at least one digital image. The method includes the steps of storing at least one digital image of at least one photographic ...

Stephen W Marshall, James A DeLong, Andrea C Harriman: Electronic color switching in field sequential video displays. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Charles A Brill, Wade James Brady III, Frederick J Telecky Jr, June 18, 2002: US06406148 (79 worldwide citation)

A sequential color display system using three spatial light modulators and dichroic filters to sequentially provide a primary color light beam to a projection spatial light modulator. A set of dichroic filters separates a white light beam into primary colored light beams. Each primary colored light ...