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Resilient contact structures are mounted directly to bond pads on semiconductor dies, prior to the dies being singulated (separated) from a semiconductor wafer. This enables the semiconductor dies to be exercised (e.g., tested and/or burned-in) by connecting to the semiconductor dies with a circuit board or the like ha...
The invention concerns a process for validation of devices for photometry of living tissue, which encompasses the following steps: in vitro adjusting of a particular concentration of a substance to be detected in a bodily fluid; transporting the bodily fluid which has been adjusted to a pre-determined conce...
Method and apparatus for detection of non-physiologic senses checks the output of the sense amplifier of an implanted medical device where the inputs of the sense amplifier are adapted to connect to a living body for sensing electrical signals representative of physiologic events, and especially heart beats, and if tha...
A servicing apparatus and method are disclosed for locating a yarn end on a spool package at respective ones of the plurality of spinning units. A mobile servicing unit includes an auxiliary driving roller for driving the spool package and a yarn seeking nozzle for seeking a yarn end on the spool package. To obtain a p...
In a system and method for displaying status of critical indicators or variables, icons representing the indicators are displayed in superposition with a reference shape. The reference shape is divided into “higher-interest” and “lower-interest” portions, such that display of an icon over the higher-interest po...
Work stations (PM1 to PM3, PA, PB) are connected in series or in parallel in a closed loop main conveyor circuit (CC), thereby constituting a modular "flexible workshop" type of installation. Each work station (e.g. PM1) includes an upstream read means (L11) and a write means (E12) for co-operating with a modif...
A ship is provided with booms that may be extended outwardly from the ship. Arrays of geophysical devices of different genera are towed from the booms, in the water behind the ship. A UHF antenna is located on each boom. A line joining the two antennas defines a long reference base line for determining the absolute hea...
A dielectric ceramic composition which consists essentially of a sintered mixture represented by the formula xBiO.sub.3/2 -y[(Ca.sub.1-a-b Zn.sub.a Pb.sub.b)O]-zNbO.sub.5/2 wherein x, y and z independently represent a molar fraction and x+y+z=1, x, y and z are within a pentagonal range surroun...
Rather than including a static network descriptor in messages transmitted between master and slave Bluetooth-enabled devices communicating on a piconet, which network descriptor is computed as a known function of the master's Bluetooth address (BD_ADDR), the network descriptor is changed each time a new session bei...
A series of ortheses for the treatment of scoliotic deformities are each adapted for obliquely applying dynamic derotational forces on the thorax and lumbar spine of the user in opposite directions combined with a kyphosing action on the thorax and a lordosing action on the lumbar spine. The orthoses are designed in or...
An improved working electrode for use in display devices is disclosed. The working electrode comprises a transparent metal grid having a coating of metal oxide thereon. Suitable metal grids include Cu, Au, Ag, Al, Pt, Ni and Zn, while suitable metal oxide coatings include In 2 O 3 , SnO 2 and indium tin oxide (ITO). ...
In a digital echo canceller using an impulse response filter, an interpolating and synchronizing circuit is used to couple the received digital signals from the four-wire circuit to the input of the filter. The interpolation and synchronization circuit generates signals having values between the values of received digi...
A cart for transporting and moving die sets having an air powered/hydraulic fluid drive system to move the cart and die sets thereon. A hydraulic pump is driven by an air pressure powered motor and different hydraulic motors move the cart and move the die sets on the cart. A laterally movable die set transfer device is...
A method for synchronous broadcasting of multiple bytes over a VME bus broadcasts multiple bytes of data across the VME bus using hardware which interfaces between the bus and attached devices. An VME address modifier code is used to identify the type of broadcast and is sent by a master device, without requiring any r...
A system for use in a well such as an intelligent completion system, includes an electrical cable and a plurality of communication modules positioned in the well. At least a first one of the communication modules is connected to the electrical cable. At least a second one of the communication modules is positioned in a...
A sensor for automatically triggering safety devices in motor vehicles has a housing a having a recess, a body arranged in the housing so as to serve as a seismic mass and to trigger a control signal when a predetermined threshold value is exceeded, a permanent magnet enclosed by a region of magnetically nonconductive ...
A method for packaging an integrated circuit device includes forming a dielectric support layer on the surface of a substrate wherein the dielectric support layer includes an opening therein exposing at least a portion of an active region of the substrate. A protective layer is provided on the dielectric support layer ...
A method and apparatus for encapsulating microelectronic devices. In one embodiment, a microelectronic device is engaged with a support member having a first edge, a second edge opposite the first edge, and an engaging surface with at least a portion of the engaging surface spaced apart from the first and second edges....
A tunable optical grating device that can be digitally and latchably tuned comprises a length of waveguide including a grating region, and a movable body and fixed substrate attached to the waveguide proximal the grating region. The body is movable from a first position to at least a second position, and in some embodi...
A memory devices having NAND type cells as storage elements is disclosed. The amplifier prevents the error from occurring and improves the sensing speed by getting the column line and the reference line approximately the same current level for a while, after the equalizing signal was just turned into row level, in orde...
A data processing device includes a data bus and a program bus, a data memory connected to the data bus and having data memory locations, and an electronic computation unit connected to the data bus and an accumulator connected to the electronic computation unit and to the data bus. A logic circuit is connected to the ...
Chair assembly, in particular a chair assembly for use in virtual reality devices, comprising a substructure which comprises a stationary bottom frame and situated above it a top frame bearing a chair, movement means being present between the bottom frame and the top frame, in order to make the top frame move relative ...
A width of a circuit device isolation region and a width of a device region formed on a semiconductor substrate are determined in such a manner as to satisfy a condition which prevents the occurrence of dislocation due to thermal oxidation for forming the isolation region. In accordance with the manufacturing scheme, a...
An improved differential thermal analysis/differential scanning calorimetry (collectively, DSC) assembly with a furnace block assembly having a measurement chamber and a furnace heater. The measurement chamber has a sensor assembly for receiving a sample material and a reference material. The furnace block assembly is ...
A dynamoelectric machine termination arrangement is formed at least in part by a portion of a molded insulation body partially covering a core. The termination arrangement includes a connection receiving and retaining portion of the insulation body, and an interconnected lead wire and coil lead. The interconnection is ...
The present invention discloses a URD including: a non-volatile storage memory having program code, wherein said program code is configured to enable a network protocol for communicating with a host system; and a controller for controlling operations performed on said storage memory. Preferably, the storage memory incl...
An electron emission apparatus can effectively suppress the adverse effect of electric discharges that can take place between the oppositely disposed electrodes of the apparatus to which a high voltage is applied by dividing the electrode adapted to have a higher electric potential into segments in order to reduce the ...
A mounting apparatus for mounting a data storage device that defines a locking hole in a sidewall thereof includes a bracket for holding the data storage device, and a locking member. The bracket includes a first side wall defining a through-hole. The locking member includes a mounting member mounted to the first side ...