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Biaxially oriented polypropylene film with low moisture vapor transmission
A laminate film comprising a core layer comprising of a high crystalline propylene homopolymer blended with an amount of hydrocarbon resin; crystalline...
Citric acid-modified polyvinyl amine film
A composite barrier film has a base layer of polyester or polyolefin with a barrier layer modified polyvinyl amine (mPVA). The mPVA is polyvinyl ...
Articulating measuring arm with laser scanner
A coordinate measurement device comprises an articulated arm having a first end, a second end, and a plurality of jointed arm segments therebetween. Each arm...
A surgical fastener is provided for various surgical fastening applications, including attaching an implantable prosthesis, such as a soft tissue repair fabric,...
Method and software for enabling N-way collaborative work over a network
Method, software, and system for efficiently enabling n-way collaborative work using common software over a network of computers. In a preferred embodiment of...
Method and apparatus for minimizing within-die variations in performance
parameters of a processor
Described herein are a method and an apparatus for minimizing within-die variations in performance parameters of a processor. The apparatus comprising: a...
Adjusting feedback voltage ripple amplitude to control power supply
A method, in some embodiments, comprises: receiving a feedback voltage signal generated by a switch-mode power supply; generating an error signal based on a...
Optically-thin chalcogenide solar cells
A photovoltaic device comprises a back reflective coating structure to provide back scattering of light that passes through the photovoltaic device, an absorber...
Drop-stitch fabric pneumatic bags with contrasting parallel surface thread
A drop-stitch fabric includes an upper layer, a lower layer and a plurality of linear spaced-apart bow line threads woven across the weft of each layer. The bow...
Method and apparatus for creating coherent bundle of scintillating fibers
A method and apparatus to manufacture a coherent bundle of scintillating fibers is disclosed. In the method and apparatus, a polymer matrix of a transparent...
Clamping assembly of a knockout punch
A clamping assembly includes a first jaw having a plurality of alternating grooves and lands formed thereon, a second jaw having a plurality of alternating...
Supercritical fluid cleaning of banknotes and secure documents
A method and system for cleaning a secure instrument, such as a banknote, including a substrate, visual data and a security feature, including exposing the...
Apparatuses and methods for detecting leaks in a negative pressure wound
Leak location devices and methods of using leak location devices that can be used in conjunction with negative pressure wound therapy systems are disclosed. In...
Flash safe seal feature
A disinfection device includes a radiation lamp (112) having an aperture for delivering radiation. A flexible shroud (132) surrounds a perimeter of the...
Devices for sizing a cavity to fit an organ and related methods of use
A method of sizing a cavity to fit an organ is disclosed. The method may include inserting the organ into the cavity. The method may also include inserting a...
Wedge shaped fracture fixation devices and methods for using the same
Reduced bone fracture fixation devices and methods for using the same are provided. Aspects of the reduced bone fracture fixation devices include a body...
Cable management plate assembly and associated systems and methods
Exemplary embodiments are directed to cable management plate assemblies for a media patching system or a rack. The cable management plate assemblies include a...
Systems and methods for locating a target in a GPS-denied environment
A system for locating an object in a GPS-denied environment includes first and second stationary nodes of a network and an object out of synchronization with a...
Biological assay sample analyzer
A sample analyzer has an illuminator for illuminating an assay sample to cause luminescence, and a support for a sample vessel containing the assay sample. The...
Decreasing bacterial responses on nano-modified titanium
Methods of manufacturing produce metal implants having nano-modified surfaces that contain antimicrobial properties. The methods may include immersing the...
Handle for a hydraulically driven tool with heat transmission reducing
A handle for a hydraulically driven tool is provided reduces the amount of heat transmitted to the user of the tool as a result of the high temperature fluid...
Working additively manufactured parts
A method of working an additively manufactured part includes applying a layer of wax to a part manufactured with an additive manufacturing process. Then a mold...
Anti-drawback medical valve
A gland member within a medical valve is configured to have a substantially consistent or enlarging internal volume as the valve transitions from a closed mode...
Various embodiments of a non-deforming surgical fastener are discussed. In one embodiment, the fastener includes two legs and a backspan extending between the...
Flexible electrode for detecting changes in temperature, humidity, and
sodium ion concentration in sweat
The present invention includes a flexible sensor suitable for contact with skin comprising: a nanocomposite; and a top layer; where the sensor provides in-situ...
Female hose fitting
Floating lounge chair
LED lamps with enhanced wireless communication
An LED lighting device includes a light emitting assembly including at least one LED and a wireless network interface connecting the LED lighting device to a...
Magnetically controllable transducer backing component
A transducer is provided that converts energy between two forms using active components. The transducer also includes passive components in contact with the...
Power supply control
According to a first aspect, an uninterruptable power supply is provided. In one example, the uninterruptable power supply comprises a controller configured to...
Optical signal amplification
A method of optical signal amplification. Incident photons are received at a photodetector including a doped semiconductor biased by a power source. The photons...
Electrical terminal applicator with a composite frame
An electrical terminal applicator with a molded frame composed of a polymer base material mixed with 10% to 25% total weight of a reinforcing material such as...
Solid state device for reducing target strength
A device for deflecting acoustic waves for an object in a liquid environment includes an electrical power source located in the object. A heating grid is...
Emergency subsystem for a fluid system
A fluid system includes an emergency subsystem and a main subsystem in fluid communication with a working element. The main subsystem is in fluid communication...
Method of making a composite article having an internal passageway
In one particular embodiment, a method for making a fiber-reinforced, composite article having an internal passageway includes providing a layup tool, fiber...
Methods and apparatus for accessing peripheral content
In exemplary implementations of this invention, a main content feed is displayed on a main screen. A user may select one or more auxiliary feeds of content to...
Low compression golf ball
Disclosed herein are two-layer and three-layer, low compression golf balls including a low compression single- or dual-layer rubber core and a single cover layer.
Soccer shin guard
Slider for article of jewelry
Power converters and methods of converting power are provided. In one aspect a converter includes an input to receive an input voltage having an input voltage...
System and method for replacing a battery in an uninterruptible power
A system for guiding a user through a procedure corresponding to installing a battery in a UPS that is associated with the system. The system includes at least...
Light emitting device substrate with inclined sidewalls
A light emitting device having improved light extraction is provided. The light emitting device can be formed by epitaxially growing a light emitting structure...
Database system with user-directed application-side control of data
movement among storage tiers
A database system is provided with user-directed application-side storage tiering control functionality. A database node of a database system comprises a daemon...
Multi-modal journey planner
A method, system, computer program product and computer program for generating a multi-modal journey itinerary comprising: receiving, from a user, a desired...
Local keying for self-encrypting drives (SED)
A method and system self encrypts a disk storage device. Given a plurality of data storage devices, the system establishes an encryption key for the plurality...
Ultra-portable coordinate measurement machine
In some embodiments, an articulated arm coordinate measurement machine can include a plurality of transfer members and a plurality of articulation members...
Temperature measurement system and method
In one or more implementations, a temperature measuring system is provided, including a temperature sensing probe having (a) a thermistor operatively connected...