functional (Total 69580 Patents Found)

A novel functional high polymeric substance having α,β-unsaturated carboxylate group, which is obtained by reacting a liquid high polymeric substance containing carbon-to-carbon unsaturated double bond or a solution of said high polymeric substance with α,β-unsaturated carboxylic acid and its derivative in the pres...
A multi-functional portable electro-medical device that is capable of providing muscle stimulation and interferential current stimulation. The multi-functional portable electro-medical device includes a multitude of safety features which are designed to prevent injury to the user while at the same time to ensure that t...
A processing element (42) design is provided for improving performance and reducing the number (30') of memory ports by eliminating the dedication of ports to specific functional units (22, 24, 26, 28) and by providing data paths (46, 48, 50, 52) to other forward results from functional unit outputs directly to oth...
A thermosetting polymer powder coating composition comprising finely divided powder particles that have a diameter of about 1-100 microns wherein the powder particles are a blend of A. an acrylic polymer; B. a blocked organic polyisocyanate; C. a hydroxy functional plasticizer; and D. a catalyti...
A process is disclosed for producing functionalized olefins from a fuel source including an organic compound including a functional group. Useful fuel sources include, for example, biofeedstocks (e.g., carbohydrates, triglycerides, polyols, and biodiesel). The process is preferably carried out by partial oxidation. The...
Database mining, analysis and optimization techniques in conjunction with the model-based functional coverage analysis are used to turn raw verification and coverage data into design intelligence (DI) and verification intelligence (VI). The required data and attributes are automatically extracted from verification, sim...
This invention relates to silylated polymers having mixed alkoxy groups on the silyl portion thereof, methods of their preparation, and compositions and reaction products formed therefrom. These alkoxysilylated polymers can be crosslinked when expoesed to atmospheric moisture to become useful elastomers, sealants or ad...
The present invention relates to a new method for reversible staining and functional isolation or characterization of cells, e.g. antigen-specific T cells. With this technique, the original functional status of cells can be substantially maintained after their identification and purification. Thus, this new method is o...
An electrical component includes a body made from a stack of ceramic layers. The body has a cavity that is accessible external to the body. The cavity is defined by a wall. A contact surface is on the wall. A contact device is electrically connected to the contact surface. At least part of the contact device is externa...
The present invention relates to engineering metabolic pathways in bacterial host cells which results in enhanced carbon flow for the production of ascorbic acid (ASA) intermediates. In particular, the invention relates to increasing the production of ASA intermediates in bacterial cells by enhancing the availability o...
Cosmetic, household, and medical compositions containing certain substituted hydrocarbyl functional siloxane fluids or certain substituted hydrocarbyl functional siloxane resins provide good aesthetic, solvency, and stability performance, and are useful as delivery vehicles for personal, health, and household care ingr...
The present invention relates to a pigmented aqueous basecoat material comprising a polyether-based reaction product which is preparable by reaction of (a) at least one compound of the formula (I) X 1 -Y-X 2   (I) in which X 1 and X 2 , independently of one another, are each a functional group whi...
A method of checking the functional capability of at least one safety element of a safety circuit of an elevator installation utilizes a first processing unit and a second processing unit for the at least one safety element. The at least one safety element is connected with a control unit by a communications network. A...
A method is provided for making a multilayer functional fiber, where the method includes: providing a scaffold fiber; disposing a first electrode layer enclosing the scaffold fiber; disposing a functional layer enclosing the first electrode layer, the functional layer having a functional characteristic varying as a fun...
Disclosed are single step and multi-step methods of making functional polyisobutylene (PIB)-containing oligomers and polymers and the materials made thereby. In the single step method a functional group containing PIB oligomer or polymer is made under cationic polymerization conditions in a direct, one step reaction. I...
A method is for heating a functional liquid of a droplet discharging device that has a storage which houses a container storing a functional liquid containing a functional material; a droplet discharge head discharging the functional liquid in a droplet; a cooling means included to the storage and cooling the functiona...
A semiconductor chip is described having a functional unit that can execute a first instruction and execute a second instruction. The first instruction is an instruction that multiplies two operands. The second instruction is an instruction that approximates a function according to C 0+ C 1 X 2+ C 2 X 2 2 . The funct...
This invention provides a method of using a catheter for mapping parasympathetic or sympathetic renal nerve for treatment of disease caused by systemic renal nerve hyperactivity, wherein the catheter comprises a shaft having a proximal end configured to be connected to an energy source, and a distal end (catheter tip) ...
A method for making a composite polyamide membrane including the step of applying a polyfunctional amine monomer and polyfunctional acyl halide monomer to a surface of the porous support and interfacially polymerizing the monomers to form a thin film polyamide layer, wherein the method is characterized by: i) conductin...
An intraoperative image-guidance system for real-time visualization of non-anatomic bone properties utilizing hardware, software and display means to determine such properties as bone density or obstructions to surgical instrument movement. Real-time determination of such properties enhances the surgical procedure by e...
Customisable embedded processors that are available on the market make it possible for designers to speed up execution of applications by using Application-specific Functional Units (AFUs), implementing Instruction-Set Extensions (ISEs). Furthermore, techniques for automatic ISE identification have been improving; many...
Methods are provided for regulating bone remodeling or tooth movement, comprising allowing a functional appliance to exert a force on oral or maxillofacial bone, muscle, or soft tissue, or one or more teeth of a patient in need thereof; and administering an effective amount of light to the oral or maxillofacial bone, m...
Functional jewelry is disclosed. A bracelet includes a plurality of light-emitting diodes (LEDs), a main control unit, and positional and situational sensors, typically including an accelerometer, as well as a decorative, interchangeable fascial layer. The bracelet may also include sensors such as capacitive touch sens...
L'invention concerne des systèmes et des procédés pour fabriquer des cartes de circuits imprimés fonctionnelles. Il est souhaité que les systèmes et les procédés décrits ici permettent la fabrication de cartes de circuits imprimés (PCB) fonctionnelles de manière plus efficace, moins laborieuse et moins c...
La présente invention concerne un catalyseur multi-fonctionnel pour la conversion d'une biomasse, contenant une zéolite ZSM-5, une zéolite USY, un constituant métallique, un matériau basique et un liant. Le constituant métallique peut être Cu, Ni, Cr, W, Mo, un carbure métallique, un nitrure métallique, un...
La présente invention porte sur une composition de résine thermodurcissable appropriée à des fins de construction comprenant (i) un thiol, (ii) une résine contenant au moins un groupe norbornène et ayant une masse moléculaire Mn d'au moins 500 Daltons et (iii) un composé comprenant du méthacrylate, la comp...
A curable powder coating composition comprises (a) a copolymer produced from ai) 5 to 10 wt % of a C 1 to C 4 alkyl diester of an ethylenically unsaturated dicarboxylic acid, aii) 10 to 45 wt % of a glycidylester of an ethylenically unsaturated carboxylic acid, aiii) 10 to 35 wt % of an alkenyl este...
A present invention relates to an anion exchange resin of surface functional type and the process for producing the same. The anion exchange resin of the present invention has anion exchange groups only in a linear polymer layer coated on the surface of a lipophilic crosslinked polymer matrix, and ion exchange reaction...
A multi-functional apparatus employs an electromagnetic device. The electromagnetic device selectively causes movement of an intermittent motion mechanism thereby moving a mechanical device coupled thereto. A main driving gear is rotated from the wiper positional range in either direction to access one or another adjac...
A method for inducing differentiation of monocytes contained in an extracorporeal quantity of a subject's blood into functional dendritic antigen presenting cells is provided. The monocytes are first treated by exposure to physical perturbation, irradiation in the presence of a photoactivatable agent capable of for...
Polyesters having improved barrier to oxygen are normally solid, thermoplastic methylol polyesters having backbone repeating units containing pendent hydroxyl and methylol moieties and divalent organic moieties such as m-phenylene, p-phenylene, and isopropylidene diphenylene. Such polyesters are prepared by reacting di...
The invention is a processing method and a processor architecture which contains multiple processors on the same silicon but which does not make a fixed compromise by statically assigning processing units to the processors but rather dynamically assigns such processing units so that they may be efficiently shared. The ...
Methods for producing new neurons in the brain in vivo are provided according to aspects of the present invention which include introducing NeuroD1 into a glial cell, particularly into a reactive astrocyte or NG2 cell, thereby “converting” the reactive glial cell to a neuron. Methods of producing a neuronal phenoty...
Functional polymer compositions and methods of forming such compositions are provided. The functional polymer compositions include at least 50 wt % of one or more polymer components; from 0.1 to 50 wt % of one or more fluids; and from 1 to 50 wt % of one or more active substrates. The combination of one or more fluids ...