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Optical Sensing Apparatus And Method
Optical devices and techniques are disclosed for sensing properties of an environment with improved stability and lower cost. In a disclosed embodiment, there is provided a substrate having an index of refraction ns. A ...
Stably Operating Pulse Combustor And Method
A pulse combustor apparatus adapted to burn either a liquid fuel or a pulverized solid fuel within a preselected volume of the combustion chamber. The combustion process is substantially restricted to an optimum combustion ...
Chemical Vapor Deposition Of Mixed Metal Oxide Coatings
Mixed metal oxide films containing Group IIa metals and transition metals are deposited on a heated substrate by a chemical vapor deposition process using alkylcyclopentadienyl metal compound precursors and an oxidizing agent.
Aminoalkyl Phenyl Selenides For The Treatment Of Hypertension And Nervous System Dysfunctions
The preparation of aminoalkyl phenyl selenides and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof is disclosed which are useful for the treatment of hypertension and related vascular diseases and the treatment of nervous system ...
Shaped Refractory Products And Method Of Making Same
The method of making a foamed, low density shaped refractory product consisting of TiB2 and Al2 O3 which comprises the steps of foaming an exothermic reaction mixture consisting of TiO2, B2 O3 and Al, loading the reaction ...
Synthetic Jet Actuators For Modifiying The Direction Of Fluid Flows
In a first preferred embodiment for an improved synthetic jet actuator, the orifice shape is altered by either a flap or adjusting the housing walls. If the flap is deployed outward from the wall just above the orifice of ...
Method And System For Generating And Implementing Orientational Filters For Real-time Computer Vision Applications
Methods for generating and implementing digital orientational filters. A first method of the present invention is provided for generating digital orientational filters of uniform size but each having a different fixed ...
Methods For Dewatering Solid-liquid Matrices
The present invention provides novel processes for the dewatering of a wide variety of solid-liquid matrices, including primary and secondary sludge, which involve the simultaneous application of pressure and heat to the ...
Telemedicine System Using Voice Video And Data Encapsulation And De-encapsulation For Communicating Medical Information Between Central Monitoring Stations And Remote Patient Monitoring Stations
The present invention provides a packet-based telemedicine system for communicating video, voice and medical data between a central monitoring station and a patient monitoring station which is remotely-located with respect ...
Inspection System And Method For Bond Detection And Validation Of Surface Mount Devices
A hybrid surface mount component inspection system which includes both vision and infrared inspection techniques to determine the presence of surface mount components on a printed wiring board, and the quality of solder ...