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Methods and apparatus to improve reliability and/or performance of partially written memory blocks in flash memory systems are described. In some embodiments, a storage device stores information corresponding to a partial write operation performed on a partially programmed memory block of a non-volatile memory. Memory ...
Various embodiments concern a suspension assembly of a disk drive. The suspension assembly includes a load beam comprising a major planar area formed from a substrate. The load beam further comprises a window in the substrate, a dimple formed from the substrate, and a flange. The flange is a region of the major planar ...
The present invention relates to a partially oxidized graphene and a method for preparing the same. Since the partially oxidized graphene is prepared by subjecting the partially oxidized graphite to a high pressure homogenization, the exfoliation efficiency is excellent, the inherent characteristics of graphene are mai...
A beverage dispenser for partially frozen beverages includes at least one bowl for storing a beverage product, with a freezing cylinder positioned in the bowl and housing an evaporator. The beverage dispenser further includes a cooling system for supplying a cooling medium to the evaporator to cool the beverage product...
The invention concerns a copper oxide of mixed valency of a structure derived from perovskite containing cations with solitary doublet, which results from a superconductor ceramic composition which has cations with solitary doublet and a laminar macrostructure, by partial substitution of fluorine for the oxygen in the ...
La présente invention concerne des compositions de cations multivalents d'héparines partiellement désulfatées. Les compositions de cations multivalents de l'invention peuvent être formulées à des concentrations élevées. L'invention porte également sur les compositions, des procédés de préparati...
Une protéine contenant un ou plusieurs groupes activables, par ex. un anticorps, est soumise à la réduction partielle ou complète d'une ou plusieurs liaisons pour former des groupes réactifs. La protéine résultante est mise en réaction avec un médicament qui réagit avec certains des groupes réactifs, tel...
Compounds of the formula ##STR1## in which, independently of one another, each R is OH or lower alkyl having 1-4 carbon atoms and each R' is hydrogen or lower alkyl having 1-4 carbon atoms, are prepared by the condensation of partially fluorinated aromatic hydrocarbons in the presence of hydrogen fluoride or by the...
The process for producing polyamide acid and polyimide polymers for use as coating materials by reacting an aromatic dianhydride reactant with an aromatic diamine reactant to produce a polyamide acid polymer wherein said reactants are present in approximately equal molar quantities, by utilizing the steps of forming an...
THE PROCESS OF REARRANGING CYCLIC KETOXIMES IN THE GASEOUS PHASE IN THE PRESENCE OF BORIC ACID CATALYST TO THE CORRESPONDING LACTAMS IS IMPROVED BY USING THE BORIC ACID CATALYST WHICH ARE MORE ABRASION RESISTANT BY PARTIALLY NITRIDING THE CATALYST WITH A NITROGEN-CONTAINING MATERIAL E.G. AMMONIA UREA....
An arrangement for positionally securing a clamp structure on a hose-like member in the partially tightened preassembled condition in which a cut-out is provided in one or on both sides of the clamping band and the hose-like member is provided with knub-like projections of a shape and location complementary to engage i...
A method for preparing polyurethane and polyisocyanurate foams which comprises reacting and foaming a mixture of ingredients which will react to form the polyurethane or polyisocyanurate foams in the presence of a blowing agent comprising a partially fluorinated alkane having four or five carbon atoms and a tertiary st...
The invention relates to a multi-layered thermoplastic container 1 opened by the partial peeling back of a multi-layer top 6 which has been heat-sealed onto the edge 3 of the container 1 including a peeling tab 7. The peeling tab 7 has a scalloped area cut into its edge 3 in such a way as to delimit a grip cavity which...
A surface acoustic wave filter includes multiple serial surface acoustic wave resonators and parallel surface acoustic wave resonators arranged in a ladder configuration between an input electrode pad and an output electrode pad on a piezoelectric substrate, and a grounded electrode pattern is arranged on the piezoelec...
In some embodiments, an improved mechanical adhesion of copper metallization to dielectric with partially cured epoxy fillers is presented. In this regard, a substrate build-up film is introduced having epoxy material and a plurality of epoxy microspheres, wherein an interior of the microspheres is not fully cured. Oth...
Disclosed herein are donor molecules comprising single-stranded complementary regions flanking one or more sequences of interest. The donor molecules and/or compositions comprising these molecules can be used in methods for targeted integration of an exogenous sequence into a specified region of interest in the genome ...
A semiconductor device has a substrate with a die attach area. A conductive layer is formed over a surface of the substrate and extending below the surface. An insulating layer is formed over the surface of the substrate outside the die attach area. A portion of the conductive layer is removed within the die attach are...
Systems and methods are provided through which compare instructions in computer code are eliminated partially resolving the predicate of the compare instructions. Partially resolved predicates are used to reduce the number of compares generated during the prediction phase of the compiler. In a partially resolved predic...
Polyacrylamide in the form of aquagel is partially hydrolyzed in such a manner that small pieces of the aquagel are mixed with an alkali agent in a specified quantity and maintained at a temperature of 50° to 95° C. until the hydrolysis reaches substantial completion. The quantity of the alkali agent is that correspo...
A method and apparatus for appropriately deforming the tube extensions projecting beyond the tube sheet is disclosed. The excess extension material is rolled backwardly toward the tube sheet and slit to prevent catastrophic failure of the extension such that the tube extensions are all configured to extend equidistantl...
Partially crosslinked plastic compositions with a melt flow index at 230° C. and under a load of 2.16 kg, of from 0.1 to 100 g/10 min, and a gel content of less than 12% by weight, is prepared from a) a polymer comprising a 1 ) from 60 to 92% by weight of a propylene homopolymer and a 2 ) from 8 to 4...
A printer comprises a housing having an upper cover, a lower cover, a first side wall and a second, opposed side wall; a print engine housed within the housing, the print engine having two pairs of print heads arranged in opposed relationship across a print media feed path, each of the print heads having an arcuate por...
Provided are partially etched dielectric films with raised conductive features. Also provided are methods for forming the raised conductive features in the dielectric films, which methods include partially etching the dielectric films....
The dental impression tray for optional partially toothless jaw and toothless jaw with implants consists of a basic impression tray (1) and of a paired impression tray (2) freely arrangeable and positioned upon it, whereat the tray (1) is executed basically as a grooved horseshoe-shaped profile (3), whose side edges (4...
A precision partially cylindrical web guide member for use as a backer bar in electrophotographic printers or as a similar web guide in an apparatus with moving webs. In a novel process of the invention, multiple web guide members may be manufactured from arc segments of a tube wherein the finished radial dimensions of...
A disk drive suspension for mounting to the end of an actuator arm including a load beam having a rigid region, a base on a proximal of the load beam, and a flexure for receiving and supporting a read/write head on a distal end of the load beam. Gaps are cut out of high strain regions of the rigid region of the load be...
The present invention provides a superhard polycrystalline diamond or diamond-like element with greatly improved resistance to thermal degradation without loss of impact strength. Collectively called PCD elements, these elements are formed with a binder-catalyzing material in a high-temperature, high-pressure process. ...
A method of fabricating MMCs having high thermal conductivity coupled with coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) values which approximates the CTE of ceramics and semi-conductor materials typically used in electronic packaging. The method comprises preparing a formed agglomeration of powder particles (preform); partia...
A trench is formed in a semiconductor substrate using a mask. The trench is filled with electrode material, a part of which is removed; alternatively, the trench is partially filled with the electrode material. The side walls of the trench are doped with the mask still in place. After the side walls are doped, the rema...
A method for fabricating an integrated circuit is presented. In the method, a substrate is provided having a dielectric base layer formed thereupon. Source/drain trenches may be formed in the dielectric base layer. Source/drain structures containing metal may then be formed within the source/drain trenches. The upper s...
A system and method of decoding data are provided. A particular method includes determining a first partially collapsed metric value for each bit in a symbol transition, where each first partially collapsed metric value is a cumulative metric of starting in a first state and ending in a second state in L transitions. T...
A method ( 100 ) of forming fully-depleted ( 90 ) and partially-depleted ( 92 ) silicon-on-insulator (SOI) devices on a single die in an integrated circuit device ( 2 ) is disclosed using SOI starting material ( 4, 6, 8 ) and a selective epitaxial growth process ( 110 )....
The invention relates to a feed deflection apparatus for at least partially folded newspapers or magazines. A pair of arrester cylinders (1) and a pair of acceleration cylinders (2) are coplanar but at an angle of 90° relative to each other. A paper subjected to compression by the tail between the pair of arrester cyl...
A coating composition for polycarbonate moldings comprises (A) 100 parts by weight of a partially hydrolyzed condensate of an alkyltrialkoxysilane of the general formula: R.sup.1 Si(OR.sup.2).sub.3 wherein R 1 represents an alkyl group of 1-4 carbon atoms and R 2 represents an alkyl g...
Process intended for enhanced recovery of a petroleum fluid by combined injection of an aqueous phase saturated with acid gases. The process esentially consists in continuously injecting, into the oil reservoir, a mixture of an aqueous phase and of a gas at least partially soluble in the aqueous phase and at least part...
A method for partial detachment of a defined area of a conductive layer using a laser beam includes forming a conductor track with a defined path from the conductive layer on the substrate, the path defining main axes. The area is segmented into zones. A linear recess is provided along a respective perimeter of each of...
A method for capturing mercury in a flue gas formed by solid fuel combustion including: combusting coal, wherein mercury released during combustion is entrained in flue gas generated by the combustion; generating a thermally activated carbon-containing sorbent by partially gasifying a solid fuel in a gasifier local to ...