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A super-capacitor comprising a positive electrode, a negative electrode, both made of a p-doped electron conductive polymer, and an electrolyte. The electrolyte comprises an organic redox compound soluble in the electrolyte in an amount of at least 10 -3 mole per liter. The redox potential of the redox compound lies i...
The present invention relates to bioassay materials useful for the detection of toxic substances and, more particularly, to packaging materials for food and other products, along with methods for their manufacture and use. The invention provides a unique composite material capable of detecting and identifying multiple ...
A basic block with a stable shape and size is shaped from fragments of a polymer mixture compressed in a hydraulic press (1) b piercing the block with spikes (8) heated to a temperature higher than the softening point of at least one of the polymers in said m...
The invention thus provides a core-shell polymer comprising a core phase which is rubbery polymer and a shell phase which is a glassy polymer with an unsaturated dicarboxylic acid or its mono-alkyl ester as a constituent thereof, wherein the toluene-soluble fraction of the core-shell polymer accounts for not more than ...
A liquid crystal optical element comprises a pair of substrates with electrodes and a liquid crystal and polymer composite material, which is interposed between the pair of substrates, in which liquid crystal is dispersed and held in a polymer matrix so that the refractive index of the polymer matrix substantially coin...
A process and apparatus for making densified glass fiber pellets substantially encapsulated in a polymeric shell from chopped segments of multi-filament glass strand is described. The densified pellets may be advantageously produced by hydrating chopped glass strands and then pelletizing them by tumbling in a rotary dr...
A process for retarding undesirable buildup of polymeric material on the internal surfaces of reactors used in the polymerization of substantially water-insoluble ethylenically unsaturated monomer, particularly vinyl chloride monomer, and for significantly reducing the tendency of reactor contents to foam during deoxyg...
An electron-withdrawing group-containing metal compound (I) of an atom of the Group III to the Group XII or lanthanide series of the Periodic Table of the Elements, a catalyst component for addition polymerization composed of the compound (I), a catalyst for addition polymerization obtained by contacting the compound (...
A photoresist composition consisting of an acid or base generator, a crosslinking agent activated in the presence of an acid or base and an alkali soluble resin, preferably a phenolic resin, having a portion of its phenolic hydroxyl groups reacted to form a blocking group inert to acid or base. The presence of the iner...
Radiation-sensitive compositions which are especially useful in the production of negative-working lithographic printing plates comprise a photocrosslinkable polymer containing the photosensitive group ##STR1## as an integral part of the polymer backbone and, in an amount sufficient to improve the properties of the com...
A method for planarizing the surface of a semiconductor wafer is disclosed. It involves the steps of: (a) applying a coating solution containing a polymeric material on a semiconductor wafer having a non-planar surface; (b) curing the polymeric material to cause the polymeric material to become a hardened polymeric mat...
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 three-layer, co-extruded tube has (1) an inner polyamide layer, (2) a middle layer made from (a) a modified polylefin, (b) a broad molecular weight distribution propylene polymer material, (c) a graft copolymer made from a backbone of propylene polymer material to which is grafted a methyl methacrylate/methyl acrylat...
The present invention relates to a cosmetic or dermatological for the treatment of keratinous materials, particularly hair, comprising in a cosmetically or dermatologically acceptable medium at least a grafted silicone polymer with a polysiloxane skeleton grafted by organic non-silicone monomers and at least an aqueous...
Asymmetric membranes are prepared by selectively treating a major surface of an incompatible polymer blend prepared by melt blending having at least one extractable polymer component and then contacting the polymer blend with a solvent to extract the extractable polymer component. The treated surface becomes the dense ...
A process for preparing two connected powder transfer conduits for cleaning without releasing powder from the conduits. The conduits are connected to each other by flexible tube of a water-dissolvable material to enable powder communication between the two conduits. A sealing operation is performed to form a seal in th...
A 1,4-di-substituted diacetylene polymer that is soluble in organic solvent, is composed of a repeating unit represented by the general formula ═CR—C≡C—CR′═ (wherein, R and R′ represent identical or different monovalent organic substituents), and has an average degree of polymerization of 4 to 200 and a r...
A method and apparatus are provided for continuously producing a polymer pellet efficiently in which, in storing, transporting or feeding to a processing apparatus, the obtained pellets containing the adhesive polymer do not easily mutually adhere, and handling thereof is excellent. The method comprises a step of defor...
The present invention relates to a polymer blend electrolyte membrane comprising an inorganic polymer having polydimethylsiloxane as a main chain, which has a pore structure at both ends formed by condensation reaction between 3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane and tetraethylorthosilicate, wherein phosphoric acid is chemical...
A process for producing water-absorbing polymer particles by polymerizing droplets of a monomer solution in a surrounding gas phase, said monomer solution comprising at least one azo compound and at least one persulfate, the resulting polymer particles having a water content of at least 5% by weight, and being aftertre...
Now, according to the present invention, dichroic filters are provided that incorporate a flexible polymer film substrate, such as poly(ethylene naphthalate), onto which a dielectric and/or reflective metal stack has been formed. Filters of the present invention are durable, flexible, and lightweight, and can be advant...
A transformer and method of making includes first half primary and secondary windings as metallic circuits that are etched on a metallic cladding of a first liquid crystal polymer (LCP) sheet. Secondary windings are positioned in spaced relation to the primary windings. A second LCP sheet is applied over the first LCP ...
A method for producing an electrode pattern in a conductive polymer disposed on a substrate, the method comprising the steps of: applying a layer containing a conductive polymer on a substrate; and printing a pattern on said layer using a printing solution containing a conductivity enhancing agent such that the resisti...
The present disclosure relates to a dye composition comprising at least one dye, at least one fatty alcohol, at least one fatty acid ester, at least one surfactant chosen from non-ionic surfactants and anionic surfactants and at least one non-ionic associative polymer, wherein water is present in the dye composition in...
The present invention relates to a method of estimating the properties of a polymer product by using converted process variables (cPV's) which means process variable that final or intermediate product experienced earlier in average in the reactors by stage with respect to the final product, which incorporates resid...
A preparation method of a latex polymer that includes a wax and a colorant, includes: preparing a dispersion containing a colorant and a wax; preparing an aqueous phase containing the dispersion; preparing an organic phase containing a monomer; mixing the aqueous phase with the organic phase, and preparing a mixture; h...
Methods are provided for preparing a bitumen product having improved properties for use in asphalt road paving. In a preferred embodiment, polyphosphoric acid is added to heated bitumen and stirred for a period of time. After addition of the polyphosphoric acid, one or more sulfur-crosslinkable elastomers and one or mo...
A process for the preparation of heterophasic elastomeric polymer comprising the step of polymerizing ethylene, an alpha-olefin CH2=CHL, where L is an alkyl, cycloalkyl or aryl radical with 1-10 carbon atoms and a non-conjugated diene in the presence of a catalyst system comprising a transition metal catalyst component...
A method for protecting an organic polymer underlayer during a plasma assisted process of depositing a subsequent film on the organic polymer underlayer is disclosed. The method provides the deposition of a protective continuous layer using organic polymer damage-free technique in order to not damage the organic polyme...