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20130043434POLYMERS OF BENZODITHIOPHENE AND THEIR USE AS ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTORS - The invention relates to novel polymers of benzodithiophene, methods and materials for their preparation, their use as semiconductors in organic electronic (OE) devices, and to OE devices comprising these polymers.02-21-2013
20130043433Functionalized Matrixes for Dispersion of Nanostructures - Matrixes doped with semiconductor nanocrystals are provided. In certain embodiments, the semiconductor nanocrystals have a size and composition such that they absorb or emit light at particular wavelengths. The nanocrystals can comprise ligands that allow for mixing with various matrix materials, including polymers, such that a minimal portion of light is scattered by the matrixes. The matrixes are optionally formed from the ligands. The matrixes of the present invention can be used as refractive index matching components, filters and antireflective coatings on optical devices and as down-converting layers. Processes for producing matrixes comprising semiconductor nanocrystals are also provided. Nanostructures having high quantum efficiency, small size, and/or a narrow size distribution are also described, as are methods of producing indium phosphide nanostructures and core-shell nanostructures with Group II-VI shells.02-21-2013
20110180761METHOD FOR THE APPLICATION OF ACTIVE MATERIALS ONTO A SURFACES AND DEVICES MADE WITH SUCH METHODS - The invention provides methods for the application of active materials onto active surfaces useful in organic electronic devices. The methods of the invention include selecting a liquid composition including an active material and a suitable liquid medium whereby when the liquid composition is deposited on the desired active surface it has no greater than about a 40° contact angle; treating the active surface to raise its surface tension before the deposition of a liquid composition containing the desired active material is deposited thereon; and combination thereof. The invention also provides organic electronic devices having at least two active layers, wherein at least one active layer comprises an active material that was deposited using at least one practice of the method of the invention.07-28-2011
20110180760HOT-MELT ADHESIVE AND METHOD FOR THE MANUFACTURE THEREOF - The invention relates to a hot melt adhesive, comprising at least one polysaccharide ester gained by a reaction of a polysaccharide with an imidazolide in melted imidazole. The invention relates, further, to a process for producing the hot melt adhesive, in which imidazole is melted, and an acid chloride and/or an acid anhydride and/or a lactone is reacted in and with the melted imidazole to form an imidazolide, whereby at least one polysaccharide is added to the melted imidazole, whereby the polysaccharide is reacted with the imidazolide to form a polysaccharide ester.07-28-2011
20120161080CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITION AND CONDUCTIVE FILM USING THE SAME - Disclosed herein are a conductive polymer composition and a conductive film using the same. The conductive polymer composition includes: a conductive polymer; a solvent; and an ionic binder. A transparent parent is formed by adding the ionic binder to the conductive polymer, thereby making it possible to have excellent flexibility and a low sheet resistance of 110Ω/□ to 500Ω/□ and simplify a coating process of the transparent electrode. Accordingly, the transparent electrode of the present invention is suitable for being used as a display device.06-28-2012
20100038597ELECTROACTIVE POLYMERS CONTAINING PENDANT PI-INTERACTING/BINDING SUBSTITUENTS, THEIR CARBON NANOTUBE COMPOSITES, AND PROCESSES TO FORM THE SAME - A composition of matter comprises a polymer with a fully conjugated backbone or a conjugated block with a plurality of binding groups connected to the backbone by a linking moiety. The binding groups permit a non-covalent binding to a graphitic surface such as a carbon nanotube. A composition of matter where an electroactive polymer with binding groups connected to a conjugated backbone through a linking moiety is bound to carbon nanotubes. Such compositions can be used for a variety of applications using electroactive materials.02-18-2010
20090242843Method for Manufacturing Silicon Wafer and Silicon Wafer Manufactured by this Method - A method for manufacturing a silicon wafer having a defect-free region in a surface layer, in which at least only a surface layer region to a predetermined depth from a front surface of a silicon wafer to be processed is subjected to heat treatment at a temperature of not less than 1100 degrees C. for not less than 0.01 msec to not more than 1 sec, to thereby make the surface layer defect-free. As a result of this, there is provided a method for manufacturing a silicon wafer, in which a DZ layer without generation of crystal defects from the front surface to a constant depth can be uniformly formed, and oxide precipitates having a steep profile inside the wafer can be secured and controlled with a high degree of accuracy.10-01-2009
20130043435INTERMEDIATE TRANSFER MEMBER AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE - There is described a coating composition useful for forming a transfer member suitable for use with an image forming system. The composition includes coating an ultraviolet (UV) curable mixture comprising a chlorinated polyester resin, a reactive diluent, conductive species and a photoinitiator on a substrate. The UV curable mixture is cured with ultraviolet energy. The cured mixture is then removed from the substrate.02-21-2013
20100148124PROCESS FOR PREPARING POLYTHIOPHENES - The invention is related to a process for preparing polythiophenes. The polythiophenes are prepared by oxidatively polymerizing a thiophene or thiophene derivative with an oxidizing agent, wherein the oxidizing agent used is at least one hypervalent iodine compound. The invention further relates to a process for producing dispersions and a process for producing conductive layers.06-17-2010
20100140556FILMY ADHESIVE FOR CIRCUIT CONNECTION - A filmy adhesive for circuit connection that is interposed between circuit electrodes opposed to each other and by heating and applying pressure to the circuit electrodes opposed to each other, attains electrical connection between the electrodes along the direction of pressure application, characterized in that the angle of contact of the adhesive after hardening with water is 90° or greater.06-10-2010
20080265214Solutions of Organic Semiconductors - Solutions comprising: (i) at least one organic semiconductor, (ii) at least one organic solvent A having a boiling point, and (iii) at least one organic solvent B having a boiling point; wherein the at least one organic semiconductor comprises at least one high molecular weight component, wherein the at least one organic solvent A is a good solvent for the at least one organic semiconductor, wherein the at least one organic solvent B is a poor solvent for the at least one organic semiconductor; and wherein the boiling point of the at least one solvent A is greater than the boiling point of the at least one solvent B; and the use of such solutions in processes for forming organic semiconductor layers on substrates and devices formed by such processes.10-30-2008
20130075664COLOURED POLYMER PARTICLES - This invention relates to coloured polymer particles prepared by a reverse emulsion solvent removal process, electrophoretic fluids comprising such particles, and electrophoretic display devices comprising such fluids.03-28-2013
20130075665WATER-SOLUBLE POLYMER AND WATER-SOLUBLE NANOPARTICLE COMPOSITE - A water-soluble nanoparticle complex has a plurality of accumulated nanoparticles and has excellent uniformity and stability by forming a complex of nanoparticles using a water-soluble polymer and which allows for use of nanoparticles in biochemical applications.03-28-2013
20100148125METHOD OF FORMING SEMICONDUCTOR WELLS - A method is provided of forming a semiconductor device. A substrate is provided having a dielectric layer formed thereover. The dielectric layer covers a protected region of the substrate, and has a first opening exposing a first unprotected region of the substrate. A first dopant is implanted into the first unprotected region through the first opening in the dielectric layer, and into the protected region through the dielectric layer.06-17-2010
20090302278POLYMER COMPOSITION FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENCE - A polymer material as light emitter or charge transport material, and a polymer composition for organic electroluminescence containing a crosslinking agent characterized in that the crosslinking agent has no aromatic ring.12-10-2009
20090152504Latent Curing Agent - An aluminum chelate-based latent curing agent is provided which can cure a thermosetting epoxy resin at a relatively low temperature in a short period of time. A method for producing such an aluminum chelate-based latent curing agent, whose curing conditions can be relatively easily controlled, is also provided. The aluminum chelate-based latent curing agent is made latent by reacting a silsesquioxane-type oxetane derivative with an aluminum chelating agent in the presence of an alicyclic epoxy compound.06-18-2009
20110193028CONDUCTIVE PASTE COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a conductive paste composition. The conductive paste composition includes a binder resin including a urethane group present in a main chain or a side chain, especially a binder resin formed from isocyanate and a polymer with at least one hydroxyl group, a fine powder, a glass frit, and a solvent. The conductive paste composition can have a superior physical property, improve productivity and an environmental problem by reducing waste fluid such as aqueous alkaline solution, and form a fine pattern having an improved structure. Accordingly, the paste composition is especially useful for a paste for gravure offset printing.08-11-2011
20130037753ORGANIC ELECTRONIC MATERIAL, POLYMERIZATION INITIATOR AND THERMAL POLYMERIZATION INITIATOR, INK COMPOSITION, ORGANIC THIN FILM AND PRODUCTION METHOD FOR SAME, ORGANIC ELECTRONIC ELEMENT, ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT ELEMENT, LIGHTING DEVICE, DISPLAY ELEMENT, AND DISPLAY DEVICE - Disclosed is an organic electronic material comprising charge transporting compounds and ionic compounds having electron-accepting properties and high solubility in a solvent. The organic electronic material is characterized by comprising charge transporting compounds and ionic compounds, and in that at least one of the ionic compounds is any one kind of compounds represented by general formulas (1b)-(3b). (In the formulas Y02-14-2013
20130037754VDF POLYMER COMPOSITION - The invention pertains to a thermoplastic VDF polymer composition comprising: at least one thermoplastic vinylidene fluoride (VDF) polymer comprising at least 85% by moles of recurring units derived from VDF; and at least one ethylene/chlorotrifluoroethylene (ECTFE) polymer, wherein said ECTFE polymer possesses a melting point of less than 210° C. and it is comprised in an amount of from 0.1 to 20% wt with respect to the total weight of VDF polymer and ECTFE polymer. The invention also pertains to a process for making the VDF polymer and to the uses thereof for manufacturing films, in particular transparent films.02-14-2013
20130037752ELECTROLUMINESCENT MATERIALS COMPRISING FLUORENE DERIVATIVES - OLED compounds of the general structure: B—S-A-S—B in which rod-like nuclei A includes a condensed aromatic ring structure in turn having fluorene ring structures condensed with at least one additional fluorene ring structures wherein the fluorene ring systems provided by the condensed aromatic structure are substituted at the 9-position, and in which the 9-positions of the fluorenes are not susceptible to oxidation.02-14-2013
20100078596POLYAMIC ACID COMPOSITION, POLYIMIDE ENDLESS BELT, AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS - A polyamic acid composition includes a conductive carbon black and a polyamic acid in which a diamine compound, a tetracarboxylic acid dianhydride, and an acid monoanhydride have been reacted at a quantitative ratio satisfying the following Relational Expression (1) and Relational Expression (2). In Relational Expressions (1) and (2), X represents a content by mol of the diamine compound, Y represents a content by mol of the tetracarboxylic acid dianhydride, and Z represents a content by mol of the acid monoanhydride.04-01-2010
20100117030Monocapped conductive polymers with alkenyl or alkynyl end groups and block copolymers therefrom - Novel polymer compositions which provide controlled end-group functionalization for polythiophenes including regioregular polythiophenes including alkenyl and alkynyl functionalization. Monocapped polymers are formed and can be converted to block copolymers. Conditions and reagents can be selected to provide more monocapping than dicapping of the polymer. Devices, films, and blends can be prepared.05-13-2010
20090272944Fluoropolymer Dispersion Purification - The invention pertain to a process for purifying a fluoropolymer dispersion, said process comprising: 11-05-2009
20100072428SPINNING, DOPING, DEDOPING AND REDOPING POLYANILINE FIBER - A composition of matter suitable for spinning polyaniline fiber, a method for spinning electrically conductive polyaniline fiber, a method for exchanging dopants in polyaniline fibers, and methods for dedoping and redoping polyaniline fibers are described.03-25-2010
20100072427ADDITIVE FORMULATION SUITABLE FOR ANTISTATIC MODIFICATION AND IMPROVING THE ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY OF INANIMATE ORGANIC MATERIAL - An additive formulation suitable for antistatic modification and improving the electrical conductivity of inanimate organic material, consisting essentially of 03-25-2010
20100072426METHOD FOR PROVIDING RF POWDER AND RF POWDER-CONTAINING LIQUID - Provided are a method for providing an RF powder that is easily handled because it is used as a powder (powdery state), not used as individual elements, and is high in applicability and extensibility, extremely low in manufacturing cost in respect of the unit price of each particle, and extremely high in practicability; and an RF powder-containing liquid. In the method for providing an RF powder, an RF powder composed of a large number of RF powder particles 03-25-2010
201000724257-ETHYNYL-2,4,9-TRITHIAADAMANTANE AND RELATED METHODS - 7-ethynyl-2,4,9-trithiaadamantane and related methods are presented. Manufacturing 7-ethynyl-2,4,9-trithiaadamantane includes the steps of: (1) reducing alkyl 2,4,9-trithiaadamantane-7-carboxylate to produce 7-hydroxymethyl-2,4,9-trithiaadamantane; (2) oxidizing 7-hydroxymethyl-2,4,9-trithiaadamantane to produces 7-carbonyl-2,4,9-trithiaadamantane; and (3) reacting 7-carbonyl-2,4,9-trithiaadamantane with Ohira-Bestmann reagent to produces 7-ethynyl-2,4,9-trithiaadamantane. Molecular wires having 2,4,9-trithiaadamantane surface anchors are also disclosed.03-25-2010
20130032764MATERIALS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENCE DEVICES - The invention relates to pyrimidine derivatives according to formula (I),02-07-2013
20130082212Consolidation Methodologies for Semiconductor Nanomaterials - Embodiments of the invention relate generally to methods of consolidating semiconductor nanomaterials. In one embodiment, the invention provides a method of consolidating a material comprising: mixing a population of semiconductor nanocrystals with a matrix material and a solvent; heating the mixture to remove the solvent; and consolidating the semiconductor nanocrystals and the matrix material into a consolidated material04-04-2013
20080210909COMPOSITIONS OF POLYANILINE MADE WITH PERFUOROPOLYMERIC ACID WHICH ARE HEAT-ENHANCED AND ELECTRONIC DEVICES MADE THEREWITH - Electrically conductive dispersions of high pH polyaniline/perfluorosulfonic acid or perfluoroalkylene sulfonamide polymers are provided. Also provided are films made with such dispersions having enhanced electrical conductivity. Devices are provided with at least one layer comprised of a film that is baked at a temperature above 100° C. Further provided are processes for making films and layers for devices comprising such films.09-04-2008
20100044644COMPOSITE MATERIALS WITH ANISOTROPIC ELECTRICAL AND THERMAL CONDUCTIVITIES - A composite material with tailored anisotropic electrical and thermal conductivities is described. A material consists of a matrix material containing inclusions with anisotropic geometrical shapes. The inclusions are arranged in layers oriented perpendicular to the principal direction of electrical and thermal energy flow in the material. The shapes of the inclusions are such that they represent strong or weak barriers to energy flow depending on whether the major axis of the inclusions are parallel to or antiparallel to the flow direction.02-25-2010
20100044645METHOD FOR PRODUCING CONDUCTIVE POLYURETHANE MOLDED BODY AND CONDUCTIVE ROLL - The present invention provides a method for producing a conductive polyurethane molded body that can reconcile a satisfactory conductivity with a satisfactory moldability or, in place of this, can provide a high conductivity while securing a suitable moldability, and provides a conductive roll. A conductive polyurethane molded body is obtained by employing as main starting materials polyol and isocyanate that contains at least 60 mass % of 2,4′-diphenylmethane diisocyanate, incorporating thereinto at least a conductivity-imparting agent, and reacting and molding. The conductive polyurethane foam obtained when this reaction is carried out with the addition of a foaming agent is well suited for use as a conductive roll.02-25-2010
20100096595Functional graphene-polymer nanocomposites for gas barrier applications - A gas diffusion barrier contains a polymer matrix and a functional graphene which displays no signature of graphite and/or graphite oxide, as determined by X-ray diffraction.04-22-2010
20090159856BLOCK POLYMER AND DEVICE - The invention provides a block polymer capable of being used as a molecular wire facilitating injection of carriers between itself and an electrode, and a device in which electrodes are bridged by one molecule. The block polymer has a main chain composed of polyacetylene having a spiral structure, and includes a coating insulating block and a conductive block. The coating insulating block has a polyacetylene unit structure having alkyl chains at its side chains through functional groups, the alkyl chains being arranged in a direction parallel to the major axis of the main chain. The conductive block has a polyacetylene unit structure having hydrogen atoms at its side chains through functional groups, the hydrogen atoms being arranged in a direction parallel to the major axis of the main chain. The device has the above-mentioned block polymer, and two or more electrodes.06-25-2009
20090159853COLLOIDAL TEMPLATING PROCESS FOR MANUFACTURE OF HIGHLY POROUS CERAMICS - A method for forming porous ceramic objects is provided, in which a suspension of ceramic precursor particles in a solution of gelatin is allowed to gel in the desired shape, and is then dried and sintered to the desired level of porosity.06-25-2009
20090159854SUPPRESSION OF NON-RADIATIVE RECOMBINATION IN MATERIALS WITH DEEP CENTRES - Procedure to obtain semiconductor materials with electronic levels close to the mid-bandgap (deep levels) which do not suffer from the non-radiative recombination by multiple phonon emission (MPE) associated to the existence of that kind of levels. The procedure consist in doping by any means the semiconductor with a density sufficiently high of the impurities producing the deep level, so that a Mott transition of the electron wavefunctions representing the localized states in the impurities is induced, in such a way that these wavefunctions become distributed across the whole semiconductor and are shared by all the impurities. When this happens, local charge density variations, and thus non-radiative recombination by MPE, disappear. Based on the resulting materials (semiconductors with three separate energy bands and radiative behavior (06-25-2009
20130026422BRIDGED TRIARYLAMINES AND -PHOSPHINES AS MATERIALS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to a compound according to formula (I), to the use thereof in an electronic device and to an electronic device which comprises one or more compounds according to formula (I).01-31-2013
20130026421COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR PREPARATION OF ORGANIC ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to novel compositions comprising an organic semiconductor (OSC) and one or more organic solvents. The composition is solid at a temperature of 25° C. and fluid at a higher temperature and the boiling point of the solvent is at most 400° C. Furthermore, the present invention describes the use of these compositions as inks for the preparation of organic electronic (OE) devices, especially organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells and OLED devices, to methods for preparing OE devices using the novel compositions, and to OE devices, OLED devices and OPV cells prepared from such methods and compositions.01-31-2013
20120181485ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS AND FILMS MADE THEREFROM - The present invention relates to electrically conductive polymer compositions, and their use in electronic devices. The compositions are an aqueous dispersion including: (i) at least one electrically conductive polymer doped with a non-fluorinated polymeric acid; (ii) at least one highly-fluorinated acid polymer; (iii) at least one water-compatible high-boiling organic solvent; and (iv) electrically insulative inorganic oxide nanoparticles.07-19-2012
20100133477METHOD OF PRODUCING A CONDUCTIVE POLYMER FILM - A conductive polymer film is produced by drying out a solution of conductive polymer and a dopant thereof to obtain a dried film.06-03-2010
20100133476POLYMERIC ADSORPTION FILMS AND PROCESSES FOR PRODUCING THESE - The present invention provides a polymeric adsorption film comprising a polymer containing two or more charge-transport blocks and a substrate, wherein any of the charge-transport blocks is preferentially adhered to a surface of the substrate; a polymeric adsorption film comprising a polymer containing two or more charge-transport blocks and a substrate, wherein any of the charge-transport blocks different from the charge-transport block preferentially adhered to a surface of the substrate is preferentially exposed; or a polymeric adsorption film comprising a polymer and a substrate, wherein the polymer contains two or more charge-transport blocks and any charge-transport block selected from the charge-transport blocks is adhered to a surface of the substrate more preferentially than the other charge-transport blocks.06-03-2010
20090309069SILICON SINGLE CRYSTAL MANUFACTURING METHOD, SILICON SINGLE CRYSTAL, SILICON WAFER, APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING MANUFACTURE OF SILICON SINGLE CRYSTAL, AND PROGRAM - A method of manufacturing a silicon monocrystal by FZ method, wherein a P-type or N-type silicon crystal having been pulled up by CZ method is used as a raw material. While impurities whose conductivity type is the same as that of the raw material are supplied by a gas doping method, the raw material is recrystallized by an induction-heating coil for obtaining a product-monocrystal.12-17-2009
20090026421OPTIMIZED LASER PYROLYSIS REACTOR AND METHODS THEREFOR - An apparatus for making a set of Group IV nanoparticles is disclosed. The apparatus includes a top plate, the top plate further including an outlet port; a bottom plate; and a casing extending between the top plate and the bottom plate. The apparatus also includes a particle collector assembly configured to be in fluid communication with the outlet port; and a primary precursor tubing assembly passing through the bottom plate into the casing, the primary precursor tubing assembly including a primary precursor tubing assembly nozzle. The apparatus further includes a set of secondary precursor tubing assemblies passing through the bottom plate into the casing, wherein each secondary precursor tubing assembly of the set of secondary precursor tubing assemblies further includes a set of secondary precursor tubing assembly nozzles positioned orthogonally to the primary precursor tubing assembly nozzle, the set of secondary precursor tubing assembly nozzles further configured to be adjusted to a first height above primary precursor tubing assembly nozzle. The apparatus also includes a laser configured to generate a laser beam, the laser beam being substantially perpendicular to the primary precursor tubing assembly nozzle in the reaction zone, wherein the laser may be adjusted to a second height above primary precursor tubing assembly nozzle.01-29-2009
20090302279Method of Obtaining Patterns In an Organic Conductor Substrate and Organic Material Thus Obtained - The invention relates to a chemical method that enables the direct design of a pattern on an organic substrate having semiconductor-, superconductor- or metallic-type conducting properties. The invention also relates to the organic material thus obtained, which is intended for use in electronic devices, such as resistors, capacitors, transistors, sensors or electrodes among others, or for use in other applications requiring a determined pattern of conductor or semiconductor zones and less-conducting, non-conducting or insulating zones.12-10-2009
20120217449MATERIALS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to compounds of the general formula (I), to the use thereof in electronic devices, preferably as host material for fluorescent dopants or as fluorescent dopant, to a process for the preparation of the compounds of the formula (I), and to electronic devices comprising compounds of the formula (I).08-30-2012
20120217448MACROMOLECULAR COMPOUND - The present invention provides a macromolecular compound by which the short-circuit current density and the photoelectric conversion efficiency are enhanced when the macromolecular compound is used in an organic layer contained in a photovoltaic cell. Specifically, the present invention provides a macromolecular compound having a structural unit represented by Formula (1):08-30-2012
20120217447NANOCOMPOSITE THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIAL AND METHOD OF PRODUCING THE SAME - A nanocomposite thermoelectric conversion material (08-30-2012
20120217446CRYSTAL MANUFACTURING - An implementation of a Czochralski-type crystal growth has been shown and embodied. More particularly, a furnace with suitable insulation and flow arrangement is shown to improve the cost-efficiency of production of crystals. That is achieved by the shown new hot-zone structure, gas flows and the growth process which can decrease the power consumption, increase the lifetime of hot-zone parts and improve the productivity, e.g., by giving means for opening the hot-zone and easily adapting the hot-zone to a new crystal diameter.08-30-2012
20120217445POLYMER COMPOUND AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - A polymer compound comprising a first constitutional unit represented by formula (1), a second constitutional unit represented by formula (2), and at least one constitutional unit selected from the group consisting of a third constitutional unit represented by formula (3) and a fourth constitutional unit represented by formula (4).08-30-2012
20090289229RF powder-containing base - The present invention provides an RF powder-containing base including functional components, wherein forged cards, documents, bills, or the like are hard to be produced with respect to sheet-like subjects with high proprietary nature, such as various kinds of cards, bills, and securities, and each of a large number of particles can memorize information such as an identification number or the like. An RF powder-containing base 11-26-2009
20120112132Method Of Exploiting Particle Morphology To Optimize Granular Structure And Charge/Discharge Performance Of Lithium Ion Battery Cathodes - A method is provided for forming a high-capacity, high-rate lithium ion battery cathode material. The method includes providing a synthesized material of electrochemically active plate-shaped nanoparticles and adding a plurality of appropriately sized diluent particles to the plate-shaped nanoparticles to form a suspension. Any liquid is removed from the solution to form a composite material. The method also includes processing the composite material to form a high-capacity, high-rate lithium ion battery cathode material.05-10-2012
20120112131ELECTROPHORETIC DISPERSION - The present invention is directed to an electrophoretic dispersion comprising pigment particles dispersed in a solvent or solvent mixture, wherein said pigment particles comprises at least one polymer chain comprising a terminal thiocarbonylthio group, attached to the particle surface. The invention also relates to pigment particles suitable for use in an electrophoretic dispersion and methods for their preparation through a RAFT polymerization technique.05-10-2012
20130056686CURABLE RESIN COMPOSITION, ADHESIVE EPOXY RESIN PASTE, DIE-BONDING AGENT, NON-CONDUCTIVE PASTE, ADHESIVE EPOXY RESIN FILM, NON-CONDUCTIVE EPOXY RESIN FILM, ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE PASTE, AND ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE FILM - To provide a curable resin composition that can improve resistant properties such as thermal impact resistance even in a high-temperature and high-humidity environment and has a high adhesive property, high conduction reliability and superior crack resistant property. The curable resin composition contains an epoxy resin and an epoxy resin-use curing agent, and is characterized in that a difference between a maximum value of tan δ in a viscoelastic spectrum and a value of the tan δ at −40° C. thereof is 0.1 or more.03-07-2013
20100127221DEVICE AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING POLY-CRYSTALLINE OR MULTI-CRYSTALLINE SILICON; INGOT AS WELL AS WAFER OF POLY-CRYSTALLINE OR MULTI-CRYSTALLINE SILICON PRODUCED THEREBY, AND USE FOR THE MANUFACTURE OF SOLAR CELLS - A process and a device for producing crystalline silicon, particularly poly- or multi-crystalline silicon are described, wherein a melt of a silicon starting material is formed and the silicon melt is subsequently solidified in a directed orientation. A phase or a material is provided in gaseous, fluid or solid form above the melt in such a manner, that a concentration of a foreign atom selected from oxygen, carbon and nitrogen in the silicon melt and thus in the solidified crystalline silicon is controllable, and/or that a partial pressure of a gaseous component in a gas phase above the silicon melt is adjustable and/or controllable, the gaseous component being selected from oxygen gas, carbon gas and nitrogen gas and gaseous species containing at least one element selected from oxygen, carbon and nitrogen. The formation of impurity compound precipitations or inclusions, in particular of silicon carbide affecting electric properties of solar cells, can be effectively inhibited and prevented according to the present invention.05-27-2010
20130062571METHOD FOR PREPARING ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL SLURRY AND ELECTROCHEMICAL CAPACITOR COMPRISING ELECTRODE USING ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL SLURRY PREPARED BY THE METHOD - A method for preparing electrode active material slurry including: mixing a conductive agent and a first thickener with a low molecular weight to primarily disperse the mixture; and mixing an active material and a second thickener with a higher molecular weight than the first thickener in the primary dispersion to secondarily disperse the mixture, and an electrochemical capacitor comprising an electrode using electrode active material slurry prepared by the method. It is possible to prepare a low resistance and high capacity electrochemical capacitor by selectively using at least two thickeners with different degrees of polymerization and molecular weights to remarkably improve dispersibility of an active material and a conductive agent. Particularly, it is possible to reduce resistance based on an electrochemical capacitor with the same capacity.03-14-2013
20120223276MATERIALS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present adventure relates to novel compounds of the formula (I) or (II), to the use of the compounds in electronic devices, to a process for the preparation of the compounds, and to electronic devices comprising the compounds, preferably as matrix materials or as electron-transport materials.09-06-2012
20120223275SUBSTITUTED BIPYRIDINES FOR USE IN LIGHT-EMITTING DEVICES - Some substituted biaryl ring systems may be useful in light-emitting devices, such as those comprising a light-emitting diode. Some examples may include optionally substituted 2,2′-bipyridinyl or optionally substituted 3,3′-bipyridinyl. Each ring of these bipyridinyl systems may have an optionally substituted benzimidazol-2-yl substituent or optionally substituted benzoxazol-2-yl substituent, as well as other substituents.09-06-2012
20110012066GROUP IV NANOPARTICLE FLUID - A Group IV based nanoparticle fluid is disclosed. The nanoparticle fluid includes a set of nanoparticles-comprising a set of Group IV atoms, wherein the set of nanoparticles is present in an amount of between about 1 wt % and about 20 wt % of the nanoparticle fluid. The nanoparticle fluid also includes a set of HMW molecules, wherein the set of HMW molecules is present in an amount of between about 0 wt % and about 5 wt % of the nanoparticle fluid. The nanoparticle fluid further includes a set of capping agent molecules, wherein at least some capping agent molecules of the set of capping agent molecules are attached to the set of nanoparticles.01-20-2011
20130161567CONJUGATED POLYMERS - The invention relates to novel polymers containing repeating units based on benzo[2,1,3]thiadiazole-5,6-dicarboxylic acid bis-ester, monomers and methods for their preparation, their use as semiconductors in organic electronic (OE) devices, especially in organic photovoltaic (OPV) devices, and to OE and OPV devices comprising these polymers.06-27-2013
20130161568Anthra[2,3-b:7,6-b']dithiophene Derivatives and their Use as Organic Semiconductors - The invention relates to novel anthra[2,3-b:7,6-b′]dithiophene derivatives, methods of their preparation, their use as semiconductors in organic electronic (OE) devices, and to OE devices comprising these derivatives.06-27-2013
20130161566SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE USING COMPOSITION FOR ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE ADHESIVE FILM OR ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE ADHESIVE FILM - An electronic device includes an anisotropic conductive adhesive film as a connection material, wherein the anisotropic conductive adhesive film has a flowability of 50% or more after preliminary pressing at 80° C. and 1 MPa for 1 second and final pressing at 180° C. and 3 MPa for 5 seconds, and a connection resistance increment greater than 0% but not greater than 25%, as calculated by Expression 1:06-27-2013
20130161565High Molecular Weight Steric Barrier for Electrophoretic Particles - The present invention is directed to a pigment particle comprising a core pigment particle the surface of which is covered by a barrier layer formed of a polymer having an average molecular weight of more than about 200 kDa. Such pigment particle used in an electrophoretic fluid can reduce residual image.06-27-2013
20090236563Nanosized Semiconductor Particle Having Core/Shell Structure and Manufacturing Method Thereof - An objective is to provide a nanosized semiconductor particle having a core/shell structure in which a ratio of shell thickness/core portion particle diameter exhibits an optimal ratio in optical properties of optical elements. The particle comprising the structure in which shell portion has a thickness of not more than 1/2 of core portion particle diameter, wherein core portion has a particle diameter of less than 20 nm, and shell portion has a thickness of at least 0.2 nm; core portion has a particle diameter of 20-100 nm, and shell portion has a thickness of at least 1/100 of a core portion particle diameter; core portion possesses at least one element of B, C, N, Al, Si, P, S, Zn, Ga, Ge, As, Se, Cd, In, Sb and Te; and shell portion has a composition exhibiting a larger band gap than that of core portion.09-24-2009
20130069010MODULAR SUPRAMOLECULAR APPROACH FOR CO-CRYSTALLIZATION OF DONORS AND ACCEPTORS INTO ORDERED NETWORKS - Organic charge-transfer (CT) co-crystals in a mixed stack system are disclosed, wherein a donor molecule (D) and an acceptor molecule (A) occupy alternating positions (DADADA) along the CT axis. A platform is provided which amplifies the molecular recognition of donors and acceptors and produces co-crystals at ambient conditions, wherein the platform comprises (i) a molecular design of the first constituent (α-complement), (ii) a molecular design of the second compound (β-complement), and (iii) a solvent system that promotes co-crystallization.03-21-2013
20100006804HIGHLY PROTONATED, SUPERCHARGED, LOW PH, NON-CORROSIVE COMPOSITION - A highly protonated, supercharged, low pH, non-corrosive composition and process for making the composition wherein the composition has a milli-volt charge between 400 and 1400, a proton count between 8×10̂24 and 14×10̂24, and a pH level at 1 part composition with 99 parts water between 0.9 and 1.8.01-14-2010
20130112926Composition of Polythiophene-Based Conductive Polymers Having High Conductivity, Transparency, Waterproof Property and a Membrane Prepared Using the Same - The present invention relates to a polythiophene-based conductive polymer composition having high conductivity, transparency, waterproof property and durability, and a polymer membrane prepared by using the same. In particular, the present invention relates to a polythiophene-based conductive polymer composition comprising an aqueous solution of a polythiophene-based conductive polymer, an alcohol-based organic solvent, an amide-based organic solvent or an aprotic highly-dipolar solvent, a melamine resin and a binder selected among a polyester, a polyurethane resin and an alkoxy silane in a predetermined mixed ratio. The membrane prepared using the same has a high conductivity of less than 1 kΩ/m05-09-2013
20090008609Derivatized 3,4-Alkylenedioxythiophene Monomers, Methods of Making Them, and Use Thereof - The present invention relates to methods of making derivatized 3,4-alkylenedioxythiophene monomers and methods of using the 3,4-alkylenedioxythiophene monomers.01-08-2009
20110024693DERIVATIZED 3,4-ALKYLENEDIOXYTHIOPHENE MONOMERS, METHODS OFMAKING THEM, AND USE THEREOF - The present invention relates to methods of making derivatized 3,4-alkylenedioxythiophene monomers and methods of using the 3,4-alkylenedioxythiophene monomers.02-03-2011
20080290324LAYER CONFIGURATION WITH IMPROVED STABILITY TO SUNLIGHT EXPOSURE - A composition exclusive of hydroquinone comprising at least one polymer comprising (3,4-dialkoxythiophene) monomer units, in which the two alkoxy groups may be the same or different or together represent an optionally substituted oxy-alkylene-oxy bridge, a polyanion, at least one aromatic compound exclusive of sulfo groups and containing at least two hydroxy groups and at least one polyhydroxy- and/or carboxy group or amide or lactam group containing aliphatic compound and/or at least one aprotic compound with a dielectric constant ≧15; and a layer configuration on a support, said layer configuration comprising a layer exclusive of hydroquinone comprising at least one polymer comprising optionally substituted (3,4-dialkoxythiophene) monomer units, in which the two alkoxy groups may be the same or different or together represent an optionally substituted oxy-alkylene-oxy bridge, a polyanion, at least one aromatic compound exclusive of sulfo groups and containing at least two hydroxy groups and at least one polyhydroxy- and/or carboxy group or amide or lactam group containing aliphatic compound and/or at least one aprotic compound with a dielectric constant ≧15.11-27-2008
20110057152ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to electrically conductive polymer compositions, and their use in organic electronic devices. The electrically conductive polymer compositions include an intrinsically conductive polymer having at least on monomer unit derived from Formula I:03-10-2011
20120205593POLYMERIC COMPOUND AND ELECTRONIC ELEMENT - A polymer compound including a structural unit represented by formula (I) or a structural unit represented by formula (III) and a structural unit represented by formula (II) has high photoelectric conversion efficiency when used in an organic photoelectric conversion device.08-16-2012
20100193744THERMOPLASTIC POLYHYDROXYALKANOATE COMPOUNDS - A thermoplastic compound is disclosed, comprising polyhydroxyalkanoate and macrocyclic poly(alkylene dicarboxylate) oligomer. Optionally the compound also includes additional polymers and functional additives to modify physical properties of the compound. Molded or extruded plastic articles can be made from the compound. The compound is ductile, in comparison to the polyhydroxyalkanoate without the macrocyclic poly(alkylene dicarboxylate) oligomer.08-05-2010
20090072201WATER DISPERSIBLE POLYANILINES MADE WITH POLYMERIC ACID COLLOIDS FOR ELECTRONICS APPLICATIONS - Methods are provided to producing stable, aqueous dispersions of polyaniline and colloid-forming polymeric acids. Films from the disclosed compositions are useful as buffer layers, in organic electronic devices including electroluminescent devices, such as organic light emitting diodes (OLED) displays. Films cast from the compositions are also useful in combination with nanometal wires or carbon nanotubes in applications such as drain, source, or gate electrodes in thin film field effect transistors.03-19-2009
20090127514ELECTROSPRAY PAINTED ARTICLE CONTAINING THERMALLY EXFOLIATED GRAPHITE OXIDE AND METHOD FOR THEIR MANUFACTURE - A painted polymer part containing a conductive polymer composition containing at least one polymer and a modified graphite oxide material, which is a thermally exfoliated graphite oxide with a surface area of from about 300 m05-21-2009
20080283799NANOWIRES-BASED TRANSPARENT CONDUCTORS - A transparent conductor including a conductive layer coated on a substrate is described. More specifically, the conductive layer comprises a network of nanowires which may be embedded in a matrix. The conductive layer is optically transparent and flexible. It can be coated or laminated onto a variety of substrates, including flexible and rigid substrates.11-20-2008
20100270508ZIRCONIUM PRECURSORS USEFUL IN ATOMIC LAYER DEPOSITION OF ZIRCONIUM-CONTAINING FILMS - Zirconium precursors of the formulae10-28-2010
20100243963Doping and milling of granular silicon - Doped silicon particles, including powder suitable for plasma spraying semiconductor devices, is formed by liquid doping applied to larger particles, which are then milled to a smaller size. Doped or undoped silicon may be milled by a roller mill including silicon rollers and advantageously having feed and collection systems formed of silicon and operated in a nitrogen ambient. A two-stage system includes sieving the rolled product for further size reduction in a jet mill.09-30-2010
20090078913CARBONACEOUS MATERIALS - A carbonaceous material is derived from a polysaccharide by carbonisation. The polysaccharide is preferably a starch. The carbonaceous material has mesoporosity and is useful as a solid catalytic support.03-26-2009
20110133130ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE FILM COMPOSITION - An anisotropic conductive film (ACF) composition includes a binder having a thermoplastic resin and a styrene-acrylonitrile (SAN) copolymer resin, a curing composition, and conductive particles.06-09-2011
20110042624METHOD FOR PRODUCING CONDUCTIVE THERMOPLASTIC ELASTOMER COMPOSITION AND CONDUCTIVE ROLLER COMPOSED OF SAME - A conductive thermoplastic elastomer composition including a continuous phase and first and second uncontinuous phases. The continuous phase and the first and second uncontinuous phases form a sea-island structure; and the first and second uncontinuous phases independently forming island structures. In this structure, the continuous phase contains a composition which is a mixture of a thermoplastic elastomer and a thermoplastic resin; the first continuous phase contains a rubber component (B) containing at least one of diene rubber and ethylene-propylene-diene rubber; and the second continuous phase contains an ethylene oxide-propylene oxide-allyl glycidyl ether copolymer containing an anion-containing salt having a fluoro group and a sulfonyl group (component (C)).02-24-2011
20110284801PROCESS OF FORMING INSULATING LAYER BY PARTICLES HAVING LOW ENERGY - The invention relates to a process of preparing functional layers, like protection, encapsulation and alignment layers, on an electronic device by a low energy particle beam deposition process, to functional layers obtainable by said process, and to electronic devices comprising such functional layers.11-24-2011
20110297887Printing process for preparing particulate products - The present invention provides a process of preparing particulate products, the process comprising the steps of (i) printing a liquid precursor of a non-metal particulate onto or into a collecting substrate and (ii) recovering non-metal particulates.12-08-2011
20100090169Electrochromic devices and polymer compositions - Blending an electrically active, anodically coloring, electrochromic polymer with a non-electrochromic, non-electrically conductive binder polymer greatly enhances the performance of the anodically coloring, electrochromic polymer in an electrochromic device over time. In addition to improved physical characteristics of the blend, e.g., film build, durability etc, the coloristic properties, including color space and color strength, of the device comprising the blend are more durable than when using the neat polymer, and in certain instances, the color space and color intensity provided by the blend is superior to that available from the neat polymer.04-15-2010
20100090170METHOD FOR GIVING ELECTRIC CONDUCTIVITY TO MATERIAL, METHOD FOR PRODUCING CONDUCTIVE MATERIAL, AND CONDUCTIVE MATERIAL - Disclosed is a method for giving electric conductivity to a material, by which a conductive material having excellent water resistance and sufficient antistatic properties even at a low temperature and a low humidity can be easily obtained at low cost. In the method, electric conductivity is given to a base material (A) having a nitrogen-containing functional group by soaking the base material (A) in a liquid containing a conductive polymer (B) having at least one kind of sulfonic group and carboxyl group while holding the liquid at a temperature in the range of from 30 to 130° C. A conductive material to be obtained by such a method is also disclosed.04-15-2010
20110291054POLYMERIC FUSED THIOPHENE SEMICONDUCTOR FORMULATION - A formulation including: 12-01-2011
20110168951THERMALLY STABLE CONDUCTING POLYMERS, METHODS OF MAKING, AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF - Disclosed herein are thermally stable conducting polymers prepared by template polymerization of a conducting monomer in the presence of a sulfonated poly(amic acid). The resulting conducting polymer-sulfonated poly(amic acid) complex can be thermally converted to a conducting polymer-sulfonated poly(imide) complex having high thermal stability and high conductivity. Also disclosed are articles prepared from the thermally stable conducting polymer.07-14-2011
20100090171HIGH CONDUCTIVE PASTE COMPOSITE AND METHOD OF PRODUCTING THE SAME - The present inventive concept relates to a high conductive paste composite which can minimally undergo effects of a negative temperature resistance coefficient (e.g., heat radiation effect 5 to 10 times larger than that of copper or aluminum, high field emission effect, black body radiation, etc.) that the carbon nano tube has in the case of products using the carbon nano tube (MWNT or SWNT), which can solve problems (negative temperature resistance coefficient and high resistance) of a heating part (conductive carbon paste) that converts electric energy of a heating body into thermal energy.04-15-2010
20120097900Conductive Polymer Composition and Process for Preparing the Same - A conductive polymer composition which can be homogeneously dissolved in a solvent and can form a smooth film. The conductive polymer composition is a conductive polymer composition comprising a polymer compound (A) and a π-conjugated polymer (β), wherein the polymer compound (A) is a polymer compound obtained by polymerizing 10 to 50% by mol of a monomer (a-1) having a sulfonic acid group or a sulfonate group, 10 to 90% by mol of a monomer (a-2) having chelating ability and 0 to 70% by mol of other monomer (a-3), and the π-conjugated polymer (β) is a π-conjugated polymer obtained by polymerizing at least one monomer selected from monomers represented by the following formulas (I) to (III).04-26-2012
20120097899MATERIALS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICES - The present invention describes novel indenofluorene derivatives which can preferably be employed as matrix materials for phosphorescent dopants or as electron-transport materials, in particular for use in the emission and/or charge-transport layer of electroluminescent devices. The invention furthermore relates to polymers which comprise these compounds as structural units and to a process for the preparation of the compounds according to the invention and to electronic devices which comprise same.04-26-2012
20120097898REPLACING AQUEOUS WITH NON-AQUEOUS SOLVENT - Disclosed are methods of dispersing sulfonated polythiophenes in a non-aqueous solvent including replacing water for organic solvent without precipitation of the polythiophene. Once dispersed in a non-aqueous solvent, the sulfonated polythiophene can be mixed with a matrix polymer. The materials can be used in organic electronic devices including OLEDs and OPVs. The solvent processes can improve the viscosity properties. Sulfonated regioregular polythiophenes can be used. A benefit is improved solvent compatibility in building organic electronic devices and improved ability to formulate with matrix materials.04-26-2012
20120097897POLYMER COATINGS WITH IMPROVED HEAT STABILITY - The present invention relates to coatings comprising electrically conductive polymers and esters of gallic acid and sugars, their production and use, and dispersions for the production of such coatings.04-26-2012
20120187346PROCESS FOR PRODUCING POSITIVELY CHARGED POLYMER ENCAPSULATED PARTICLES - A process for producing positively charged polymer encapsulated particles which have a size of less than 5 μm and which include a positively charged polymer shell surrounding a core of particle. The process includes the steps of, firstly, dispersing the core particles in an aqueous solution; adding a mixture of monomers either before or after the dispersion step; then, polymerizing the monomers in view of obtaining polymer encapsulated particles, wherein the polymer shell of the particle includes polymers or co-polymers that have a functional group FG. Finally, the process includes the step of dispersing the encapsulated particles with surfactants and charge directors in view of obtaining positively charged encapsulated particle dispersions.07-26-2012
20090014690Conjugated polymers, their preparation and use thereof - The present invention relates to conjugated polymers which comprise both structural units of the formula (1) and also structural units of the formula (2). The materials according to the invention are more readily soluble, display improved air stability and display a smaller voltage increase during prolonged operation when used in a polymeric organic light-emitting diode (PLED) than polymers according to the prior art.01-15-2009
20090152506PROCESS FOR PRODUCING ORIENTED INORGANIC CRYSTALLINE FILM, AND SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE USING THE ORIENTED INORGANIC CRYSTALLINE FILM - In a process for producing an oriented inorganic crystalline film, a non-monocrystalline film containing inorganic crystalline particles is formed on a substrate by a liquid phase technique using a raw-material solution which contains a raw material and an organic solvent, where the inorganic crystalline particles have a layered crystal structure and are contained in the raw material. Then, the non-monocrystalline film is crystallized by heating the non-monocrystalline film to a temperature equal to or higher than the crystallization temperature of the non-monocrystalline film so that part of the inorganic crystalline particles act as crystal nuclei.06-18-2009
20090179179BIASABLE TRANSFER COMPOSITION AND MEMBER - The invention provides a conductivity control agent comprised of a polymeric material containing diphosphonium bis(sulfoarylcarbonyloxy) glycol salts as conductivity control agent. The conductivity control agents can be used with semi-conductive rolls, belts and other biasable members. The inclusion of the conductivity control agent in the polymeric or polyurethane elastomers extends the electrical life of the polymeric biasable member in low humidity environments. Additionally, the resistivity of the elastomeric polymer on the biasable member is controlled to a desirable value by adjusting the conductivity control agent level in the elastomers.07-16-2009
20090121194PROCESS FOR PRODUCING CONDUCTIVE POLYMER DISPERSION AND CONDUCTIVE POLYMER DISPERSION - It is intended to provide a conductive polymer dispersion which has an excellent conductivity and is capable of providing a material with high transparency; and a process for producing the same. The process for producing a conductive polymer dispersion comprises a stirring step in which a mixed liquid containing a conductive polymer having a weight-average molecular weight of from 20,000 to 1,000,000 and a solvent is stirred at a shearing rate of 10,000 s05-14-2009
20090152505Adhesive composition and anisotropic conductive film using the same - An adhesive composition includes an ethylene-vinyl acetate copolymer, a copolymer of an aliphatic heterocyclic compound and a monomer having an aromatic ring, a binder resin, a radical polymerizable material, and a radical initiator.06-18-2009
20090146109THERMOPLASTIC POLY(ARYLENE ETHER)/POLYAMIDE BLENDS AND METHOD OF MAKING - A thermoplastic composition comprises:06-11-2009
20090095942Positive Electrode Material for Lithium Secondary Battery - It is a first object of the present invention to provide a lithium secondary battery using a conductive polymer such as polyaniline, which exhibits a stable electrical conductivity over a long time. To achieve the first object, there is provided a positive electrode material for a lithium secondary battery, comprising an electrically conductive polymer having an amino group, a hydrogen bonding compound, and a protonic acid. Further, it is a second object of the present invention to provide a lithium secondary battery exhibiting a high charge-discharge capacity while using a conductive polymer such as polyaniline. To achieve the second object, there is provided a positive electrode material for a lithium secondary battery, comprising an electrically conductive polymer, and LiNiO04-16-2009
20100038599POLYMERIZABLE SEMICONDUCTORS, POLYMERS THEREOF, AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING SAME - Disclosed are compounds comprising at least one semiconductor and/or photon absorber; and a polymerizable residue covalently bound thereto. In a further aspect, a disclosed polymer can be a polymer of a disclosed compound. In one aspect, a disclosed polymer can comprise at least one semiconductor and/or photon absorber covalently bound to one or more side-chains thereof. In a further aspect, a disclosed device can comprise a disclosed compound and/or a disclosed polymer made therefrom and/or a disclosed polymer. A device can, for example, comprise a photovoltaic cell. Also disclosed are methods for making and using the compounds, polymers, and devices.02-18-2010
20090159855Composition for use in making a light-blocking layer - Disclosed is a non-photosensitive black electrode composition and a plasma display panel having a black electrode formed using the composition. The black electrode for the plasma display panel includes the non-photosensitive composition, thus yellowing does not occur on electrodes but conductivity to a transparent electrode layer is desirably assured even though typical conductive powder and various types of black pigments are used. It is possible to conduct patterning using a photolithography process due to the simultaneous development of black and bus electrodes, which can act as electrodes due to simultaneous sintering. Since it is non-photosensitive, it is possible to use various types of black pigments, thus the material cost is reduced.06-25-2009
20090267028Composite Particles for Electrochemical Device Electrode, Method of Production of Composite Particles for Electrochemica Device Electrode, and Electrochemical Device Electrode - Composite particles for an electrochemical device electrode containing an electrode active material, a conductive material, and a binder, wherein primary particles of the composite particles have a volume average particle size of 1 to 500 μm and, when a relative particle amount of the primary particles having a particle size of a fine range near a mode radius R10-29-2009
20110133129METHOD OF TUNING PROPERTIES OF THIN FILMS - A method of tuning thin film properties using pulsed laser deposition (PLD) by tuning laser parameters is provided. Various embodiments may be utilized to tune magnetic properties, conductivity or other physical properties. Some embodiments may improve performance of electrochemical devices, for example a thin film electrode may be fabricated resulting in improved reaction speed of a Li ion battery. By way of example, a material property of thin film is tuned by setting a pulse duration. In some embodiments the numbers of laser pulses and laser pulse energy are other laser parameters which may be utilized to tune the film properties. The materials that can be synthesized using various embodiments of the invention include, but are not limited to, metals and metal oxides.06-09-2011
20100059714PHPIT and fabrication thereof - The present invention provides PHPIT and fabrication thereof. PHPIT has a side-chain-tethered with hexylphenanthrenyl-imidazole polythiophene. The visible light absorption of the PHPIT/PCBM blend is enhanced by the presence of the electron-withdrawing hexylphenanthrenyl-imidazole. The PHPIT/PCBM blend experienced more-balanced electron and hole mobilities and solvability.03-11-2010
20100084614PROCESS OF PREPARING REGIOREGULAR POLYMERS - The invention relates to a process of preparing regioregular polymers, in particular head-to-tail (HT) poly-(3-substituted) thiophenes or selenophenes with high regioregularity and defined molecular weight, to novel polymers prepared by this process, to the use of the novel polymers as semiconductors or charge transport materials in optical, electrooptical or electronic devices including field effect transistors (FETs), electroluminescent, photovoltaic and sensor devices, and to FETs and other semiconducting components or materials comprising the novel polymers.04-08-2010
20090289228RF powder and method for manufacturing the same - The present invention provides an RF powder having a characteristic to be used as a powder (powdery substance) which is composed of a large quantity of particles and has a collective form, wherein each of a large quantity of particles composing the powder is smaller in size as compared with a current IC tag chip and is used as a device having a function substantially equivalent to the IC tag chip, use form thereof is not individual device use but powder use, treatment is easy, a manufacturing cost is very low in respect of a unit cost of each particle, and a practical use is very high, and a method for manufacturing the same. An RF powder 11-26-2009
20110062388Formulations for Voltage Switchable Dielectric Materials Having a Stepped Voltage Response and Methods for Making the Same - Formulations for voltage switchable dielectric materials include two or more different types of semiconductive materials uniformly dispersed within a dielectric matrix material. The semiconductive materials are selected to have different bandgap energies in order to provide the voltage switchable dielectric material with a stepped voltage response. The semiconductive materials may comprise inorganic particles, organic particles, or an organic material that is soluble in, or miscible with, the dielectric matrix material. Formulations optionally can also include electrically conductive materials. At least one of the conductive or semiconductive materials in a formulation can comprise particles characterized by an aspect ratio of at least 3 or greater.03-17-2011
20090283724CONDUCTIVE MASTER BATCH - A method for producing a conductive polyamide-polyphenylene ether resin composition comprising (A) 10 to 90 parts by mass of a polyphenylene ether resin, (B) 5 to 85 parts by mass of a polyamide having a (terminal amino group)/(terminal carboxyl group) ratio falling within the range from 0.20 to 4.0, (C) 5 to 85 parts by mass of a polyamide having a (terminal amino group)/(terminal carboxyl group) ratio falling within the range from 0.05 to 0.19 and (D) 0.1 to 10 parts by mass of a conductive filler, the method comprising the step of melt-kneading of the component (A), the component (B), a compatibilizer (F) and a master batch (E) obtained by melt-kneading of the component (D) and the component (C) in advance.11-19-2009
20080290325MEMS Passivation with Phosphonate Surfactants - Phosphonate surfactants are employed to passivate the surfaces of MEMS devices, such as digital micromirror devices. The surfactants are adsorbed from vapor or solution to form self-assembled monolayers at the device surface. The higher binding energy of the phosphonate end groups (as compared to carboxylate surfactants) improves the thermal stability of the resulting layer.11-27-2008
20090278091SULFONATED PERFLUOROCYCLOBUTANE BLOCK COPOLYMERS AND PROTON CONDUCTIVE POLYMER MEMBRANES - A sulfonated aromatic perfluorocyclobutane block copolymer comprises a hydrophobic perfluorocyclobutane ether chain segment and a hydrophilic sulfonated perfluorocyclobutane ether chain segment. The sulfonated perfluorocyclobutane copolymer may be used to make proton conductive membranes and membrane electrode assemblies in fuel cells. Processes of making the block copolymer through thermal coupling reactions are also disclosed.11-12-2009
20110198541NANOCOMPOSITE THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIAL, THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT INCLUDING THE SAME, AND METHOD OF PRODUCING NANOCOMPOSITE THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIAL - A nanocomposite thermoelectric conversion material includes a matrix of the thermoelectric conversion material; and a dispersed material that is dispersed in the matrix of the thermoelectric conversion material, and that is in a form of nanoparticles. Roughness of an interface between the matrix of the thermoelectric conversion material and the nanoparticles of the dispersed material is equal to or larger than 0.1 nm.08-18-2011
20090189124TRANSPARENT CONDUCTORS AND METHODS FOR FABRICATING TRANSPARENT CONDUCTORS - Transparent conductors and methods for fabricating transparent conductors are provided. In one exemplary embodiment, a transparent conductor comprises a substrate having a surface and a transparent conductive coating disposed on the surface of the substrate. The transparent conductive coating has a plurality of conductive components of at least one type and an aliphatic isocyanate-based polyurethane component.07-30-2009
20080210910WATER DISPERSIBLE POLYANILINES MADE WITH POLYMERIC ACID COLLOIDS FOR ELECTRONICS APPLICATIONS - An electronic device is provided which is a thin field effect transistor, a field effect resistance device, photosensor, photoswitch, light-emitting diode, light-emitting diode display, phototransistor, phototube, IR detector, diode laser, electrochemic displays, electromagnetic shielding device, solid electrolyte capacitors, energy storage device, memory storage device, biosensor, photoconductive cell, photovoltaic device, solar cell or diode, and comprises at least one layer comprising a composition comprising at least one polyaniline and at least one colloid-forming polymeric acid. Methods for making such devices are also provided.09-04-2008
20110168953Polymers Derived from Benzobis(silolothiophene) and their Use as Organic Semiconductors - The invention relates to conjugated polymers comprising benzo-bis(silolothiophene) units or derivatives thereof, to methods of their preparation, to novel monomer units used therein, to the use of the polymers in organic electronic (OE) devices, and to OE devices comprising the polymers.07-14-2011
20110168952HIGH WORK-FUNCTION AND HIGH CONDUCTIVITY COMPOSITIONS OF ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTING POLYMERS - Provided are compositions having high conductivity and high work-function. The compositions comprise an aqueous dispersion or solution of an electrically conducting polymer and a perfluorinated polymeric acid. The conductive polymers may be made from conjugated monomers or comonomers and a non-fluorinated polymeric acid, and the perfluorinated polymeric acides may be derived from perfluoroolefins having perfluoro-ether-sulfonic acid side chains. Devices embodying such compositions are also provided.07-14-2011
20090278092AQUEOUS FLUORORESIN DISPERSION AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - The present invention provides an aqueous fluororesin dispersion comprising a melt-processable fluororesin which is low in fluorinated surfactant concentration and excellent in dispersion stability even when the concentration of the melt-processable fluororesin is high. The present invention is related to an aqueous fluororesin dispersion comprising a melt-processable fluororesin particle dispersed in an aqueous medium, wherein a concentration of the melt-processable fluororesin is 55 to 75% by mass relative to the aqueous fluororesin dispersion, and a fluorinated surfactant content in the aqueous fluororesin dispersion is not higher than a level corresponding to 100 ppm of the melt-processable fluororesin.11-12-2009
20090283723OLIGOMERIC COMPOUNDS WHICH FORM A SEMICONDUCTOR LAYER - Oligomeric compounds of the general formula (M), mixtures thereof and electronic components containing the same:11-19-2009
20110204295Novel Heterocyclic Compound And Use Thereof - Disclosed are a heterocyclic compound characterized by being represented by formula (1), and a composition of the compound. Also disclosed is an organic electronic device using the compound. (In formula (1), X08-25-2011
20090152503Conductive Material, Conductive Film, and Production Method Thereof - There are provided a conductive material obtained by bringing a π conjugated polymer into contact with an ionic liquid and a conductive film obtained by bringing a π conjugated polymer film into contact with the ionic liquid. Method of producing them is provided.06-18-2009
20090261300HETEROACENE DERIVATIVE, TETRAHALOTERPHENYL DERIVATIVE, AND PROCESSES FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - There are provided a heteroacene derivative having an excellent oxidation resistance and capable of forming a semiconductor active phase by a coating process, and an oxidation-resistant organic semiconductor material using the same, as well as an organic thin film.10-22-2009
20090261299SILICON WAFER - A silicon wafer which has DZ layers formed on both sides thereof by heat treatment in an atmosphere of reducing gas (such as hydrogen) or rare gas (such as argon) with a specific temperature profile for heating, holding, and cooling, and which also has a gettering site of BMD in the bulk inside the DZ layer. A silicon wafer which has a silicon epitaxial layer formed on one side thereof. The DZ layer and the silicon epitaxial layer contain dissolved oxygen introduced into their surface parts, with the concentration and distribution of dissolved oxygen properly controlled. Introduction of oxygen into the surface part is accomplished by heat treatment and ensuing rapid cooling in an atmosphere of oxygen-containing gas.10-22-2009
20110266503SPINNING, DOPING, DEDOPING AND REDOPING POLYANILINE FIBER - A composition of matter suitable for spinning polyaniline fiber, a method for spinning electrically conductive polyaniline fiber, a method for exchanging dopants in polyaniline fibers, and methods for dedoping and redoping polyaniline fibers are described.11-03-2011
20080246007Process For Producing Articles Having an Electrically Conductive Coating - The present invention relates to a process for producing articles having on at least part of their surface an electrically conductive coating by at least partly coating a substrate with a composition comprising finely divided electrically conductive metal particles and a binder and subjecting the coated substrate to at least one treatment with water in the presence of a halide ion source at a temperature in the range from ambient temperature to 200° C. The process of the invention allows articles having an electrically conductive coating to be produced in a simple, rapid and mild way.10-09-2008
20080251766ADHESIVE COMPOSITE MATERIAL WITH CONTROLLED RESISTIVITY - The invention relates to a composite polymer material comprising an adhesive resin matrix and an electrically-conductive filler that consists of an oligoaniline in an electrically-conductive form comprising from 4 to 30 repeat units and present in an amount ranging from 15 to 40% by weight relative to the total weight of the material, said material having a resistivity ranging from 1010-16-2008
20080251768ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to electrically conductive polymer compositions, and their use in organic electronic devices. The electrically conductive polymer compositions include (i) an intrinsically conductive polymer having at least one monomer unit which is a pyridine-fused heteroaromatic and (ii) a fluorinated acid polymer.10-16-2008
20100127219Silicone-Containing Composition - A silicone-containing composition comprises the reaction product of a first component and an excess of an isocyanate component relative to the first component to form an isocyanated intermediary. The first component is selected from one of a polysiloxane and a silicone resin. The first component includes a carbon-bonded functional group selected from one of a hydroxyl group and an amine group. The isocyanate component is reactive with the carbon-bonded functional group of the first component. The isocyanated intermediary includes a plurality of isocyanate functional groups. The silicone-containing composition comprises the further reaction product of a second component, which is selected from the other of the polysiloxane and the silicone resin. The second component includes a plurality of carbon-bonded functional groups reactive with the isocyanate functional groups of the isocyanated intermediary for preparing the silicone-containing composition.05-27-2010
20090166590FUSED THIOPHENE ACENES AND ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTORS MADE THEREFROM - This invention relates to fused thiophene acene compounds and their use in organic semiconductors. The compounds exhibit useful electronic properties such as high mobility and high on/off ratio. The compounds can be used in electronic devices such as field effect transistors (FETs), display devices, light-emitting diodes, photovoltaic cells, photo-detectors, and memory cells. Also provided are methods for making the fused thiophene acenes.07-02-2009
20090166589TRANSPARENT CONDUCTIVE SUBSTRATE - The invention provides a transparent conductive substrate using allyl ester heat-curable resin, comprising a compound having a group represented by formula (2) as terminus and a group represented by formula (3) as repeating unit,07-02-2009
20100084613SEMICONDUCTOR DOPING PROCESS - A doping process, including applying pressure to at least one first phase of a semiconductor containing an electrically inactive dopant and removing the pressure to cause at least one phase transformation of the semiconductor to at least one second phase, wherein the at least one phase transformation activates the dopant so that the at least one second phase includes at least one doped phase of the semiconductor in which the dopant is electrically active.04-08-2010
20120292575NANOCOMPOSITE THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIAL AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING SAME - The invention provides a nanocomposite thermoelectric conversion material (11-22-2012
20120292577REGIOREGULAR POLYTHIOPHENE AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION THEREOF - Disclosed is a polythiophenes having high electrical conductivity, excellent solubility, long-term stability, excellent processability and high regioregularity. Specifically disclosed is regioregular polythiophene represented by chemical formula (1)11-22-2012
20120292576COMPOUNDS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to compounds of the formula (I) and to the use thereof in organic electronic devices, and to organic electronic devices which comprise compounds of the formula (I), preferably as hole-transport materials and/or as matrix materials, in particular in combination with a further matrix material.11-22-2012
20090032775POLYCRYSTALLINE CONDUCTING POLYMERS AND PRECURSORS THEREOF HAVING ADJUSTABLE MORPHOLOGY AND PROPERTIES - Polycrystalline materials containing crystallies of precursors to electrically conductive polymers and electrically conductive polymers are described which have an adjustable high degree of crystallinity. The intersticial regions between the crystallites contains amorphous material containing precursors to electrically conductive polymers and/or electrically conductive polymers. The degree of crystallinity is achieved by preparing the materials under conditions which provide a high degree of mobility to the polymer molecules permitting them to associate with one another to form a crystalline state. This is preferable achieved by including additives, such as plasticizers and diluents, to the solution from which the polycrystalline material is formed. The morphology of the polycrystalline material is adjustable to modify the properties of the material such as the degree of crystallinity, crystal grain size, glass transition temperature, thermal coefficient of expansion and degree of electrical conductivity. High levels of electrical conductivity are achieved in in the electrically conductive polycrystalline materials without stretch orienting the material. The enhanced electrical conductivity is isotropic as compared to a stretch oriented film which has isotropic electrical conductivity.02-05-2009
20090014692THERMOPLASTIC POLY(ARYLENE ETHER) / POLYESTER BLENDS AND ARTICLES THEREOF - Disclosed herein is a polymer composition comprising: a poly(arylene ether); a polyester; electrically conductive filler, and an impact modifier. The composition has a continuous phase comprising polyester and a disperse phase comprising poly(arylene ether). The amount of the disperse phase is less than 35 weight percent, based on the total weight of the composition.01-15-2009
20080272343Method for preparing functional organic particle - The present invention relates to functional organic particles having functional nanoparticles dispersed in an organic polymeric matrix, wherein the distribution of the functional nanoparticles is increased in the direction toward increasing the particle diameter from the center of the functional organic particles, and to a method for preparing the same.11-06-2008
20130119317Method for Forming a Liquid Crystalline Thermoplastic Composition - A method for forming a liquid crystalline thermoplastic composition is provided. The method comprises blending at least one thermotropic liquid crystalline polymer and a plurality of fibers within an extruder. The extruder contains at least one rotatable screw received within a barrel (e.g., cylindrical barrel) and defines a feed section and a melting section located downstream from the feed section along the length of the screw. Relatively long fibers are initially supplied to the feed section of the extruder, but at a location downstream from the liquid crystalline polymer so that the polymer is still in a solid state when it initially contacts the fibers. In this manner, the present inventors have discovered that the polymer can act as an abrasive agent for reducing the length of the fibers.05-16-2013
20090146110FIBERS AND RIBBONS FOR USE IN THE MANUFACTURE OF SOLAR CELLS - This invention is directed to a process for the fabrication of features on a silicon wafer utilizing ribbons comprising organic polymer and inorganic material.06-11-2009
20080265215Conductive Polymers Consisting of Anisotropic Morphology Particles - The present invention relates to a conductive polymer or organic metal which is characterized in that nanoscopic particles formed from same with a particle size of less than 100 nm have an anisotropic morphology which is not spherical and has a length-to-diameter (“L/D”) ratio greater than 1.2. The invention also relates to a process for the preparation of such polymers and their use in the preparation of shaped parts, self-supporting foils or coatings with electrical conductivity, in particular on anisotropic substrates or in anisotropic media and fields.10-30-2008
20110006265ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR FORMULATION - The invention relates to a process for preparing a formulation comprising an organic semiconductor (OSC) and one or more organic solvents, to novel formulations obtained by this process, to their use as coating or printing inks for the preparation of organic electronic (OE) devices, especially organic field effect transistors (OFET) and organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells, to a process for preparing OE devices using the novel formulations, and to OE devices prepared from such a process or from the novel formulations.01-13-2011
20090050854Organic Species that Facilitate Charge Transfer to or from Nanostructures - The present invention provides compositions (small molecules, oligomers and polymers) that can be used to modify charge transport across a nanocrystal surface or within a nanocrystal-containing matrix, as well as methods for making and using the novel compositions.02-26-2009
20100140555POLYTHIOPHENES AND ELECTRONIC DEVICES COMPRISING THE SAME - Disclosed are semiconducting polythiophenes comprising a repeating unit of Formula (A) or a copolythiophene of Formula (B):06-10-2010
20100140557POLYIMIDE PRECURSOR LIQUID COMPOSITION AND POLYIMIDE COATING FILM - A polyimide precursor liquid composition of the present invention includes at least one type of tetracarboxylic dianhydride or derivative thereof, at least one type of diamine or derivative thereof, and a polar polymerization solvent, wherein the polyimide precursor liquid composition further includes a cyclic compound, and wherein the cyclic compound has a boiling point of 200° C. or more and comprises carbon, hydrogen and oxygen atoms. A polyimide coating film of the present invention is obtained by converting the polyimide precursor liquid composition into imide. Thus, the present invention provides a polyimide coating or film that is substantially colorless and transparent, and that is useful as, for example, a heat resistant coating film for liquid crystals, organic electroluminescence, touch panels and solar cells and the like.06-10-2010
20120138864NON-CRYSTALLINE MATERIALS HAVING COMPLETE PHOTONIC, ELECTRONIC, OR PHONONIC BAND GAPS - The invention provides an article of manufacture, and methods of designing and making the article. The article permits or prohibits waves of energy, especially photonic/electromagnetic energy, to propagate through it, depending on the energy band gaps built into it. The structure of the article may be reduced to a pattern of points having a hyperuniform distribution. The point-pattern may exhibit a crystalline symmetry, a quasicrystalline symmetry or may be aperiodic. In some embodiments, the point pattern exhibits no long-range order. Preferably, the point-pattern is isotropic. In all embodiments, the article has a complete, TE- and TM-optimized band-gap. The extraordinary transmission phenomena found in the disordered hyperuniform photonic structures of the invention find use in optical micro-circuitry (all-optical, electronic or thermal switching of the transmission), near-field optical probing, thermophotovoltaics, and energy-efficient incandescent sources.06-07-2012
20090140211CONVECTIVE FLOW CHEMICAL VAPOR DEPOSITION GROWTH OF NANOSTRUCTURES - The invention is directed to CVD methods and systems that can be utilized to form nanostructures. Exceptionally high product yields can be attained. In addition, the products can be formed with predetermined particle sizes and morphologies and within a very narrow particle size distribution. The systems of the invention include a CVD reactor designed to support the establishment of a convective flow field within the reactor at the expected carrier gas flow rates. In particular, the convective flow field within the reactor can include one or more flow vortices. The disclosed invention can be particularly beneficial for forming improved thermoelectric materials with high values for the figure of merit (ZT).06-04-2009
20090140210Anisotropic Conductive Adhesive - An anisotropic conductive adhesive is provided that includes an epoxy resin, a phenoxy resin, a curing agent, an inorganic filler, and conducting particles as components. The phenoxy resin is controlled to have a glass-transition temperature (Tg) in a range of 66° C. to 100° C., so that the anisotropic conductive adhesive has an excellent fluidity in a mounting process, satisfactory electric conductive/insulation performances, and sufficient adhesiveness. Since the properties of the anisotropic conductive adhesive are almost invariant even if the adhesive is used for a long time under a high-temperature- and high-humidity condition, the anisotropic conductive adhesive can be used for applications where a high reliability is required.06-04-2009
20100200815ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE COMPOSITION FOR VIA-HOLES - The present invention relates to an electrically conductive composition for filling via-holes formed in an electronic circuit substrate containing an electrically conductive metal and a vehicle, wherein the content of the electrically conductive metal is 57 vol % or more, and the composition is a plastic fluid for which fluidity increases when external pressure is applied to the composition.08-12-2010
20100200813SEMICONDUCTOR NANOCRYSTALS - The present invention aims to provide a method of use for surface-modifying a semiconductor nanocrystal comprising at least the steps consisting in having a semiconductor nanocrystal, the organic coating layer of which is provided, at the outer surface of the nanocrystal, with at least one reactive group G1 that reacts according to a cycloaddition reaction of click chemistry type; and bringing said nanocrystal together with an adjoining material provided at the surface with at least one G2 group complementary to the G1 group with respect to said click chemistry reaction, under conditions favourable to the interaction of said G1 and G2 groups, characterized in that said G1 and G2 groups are respectively an azide and a strained cycloalkynyl radical, or vice versa.08-12-2010
20090014691Dispersions, films, coatings and compositions - A method of providing location dependent content to an end station using a base station. The base station receives from an end station and via a communications network, a content request, and an identifier indicative of an identity of the end station. The base station then authenticates the user or the end station using the identifier. In response to a successful authentication, the base station determines the location of the end station and determines content using the location or the content request, which is then transferred to the end station.01-15-2009
20130214209POLYETHER RUBBER, RUBBER COMPOSITION, CROSS-LINKED RUBBER, AND CONDUCTIVE MEMBER - A polyether rubber comprising units expressed by the following general formula (1) in 0.1 mol % or more but less than 30 mol % is provided.08-22-2013
20080296536WATER DISPERSIBLE POLYTHIOPHENES MADE WITH POLYMERIC ACID COLLOIDS - Compositions are provided comprising a continuous liquid aqueous medium having dispersed therein a polydioxythiophene and at least one colloid-forming fluorinated polymeric acid. Films from invention compositions are useful as buffer layers in organic electronic devices, including electroluminescent devices, such as, for example, organic light emitting diodes (OLED) displays.12-04-2008
20110226999Indacenodithiophene and Indacenodiselenophene Polymers and their Use as Organic Semiconductors - The invention relates to conjugated polymers comprising indacenodithiophene or indacenoselenophene units or derivatives thereof, to methods of their preparation, to novel monomer units used therein, to the use of the polymers in organic electronic (OE) devices, and to OE devices comprising the polymers.09-22-2011
20090212262ELECTRODE FOR USE IN A DEIONIZATION APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MAKING THE SAME - An electrode for use in a deionization apparatus is provided and is formed of (1) at least one polymerization monomer selected from the group consisting of phenol, furfural alcohol, dihydroxy benzenes; trihydroxy benzenes; dihydroxy naphthalenes and trihydroxy naphthalenes and mixtures thereof; (2) a crosslinker; and (3) a catalyst; or reaction products thereof, together in a carbonized form that is free of a carbon fiber reinforcing agent.08-27-2009
20090200517CONDUCTIVE CARBON NANOTUBE-POLYMER COMPOSITE - The present invention relates to a conductive carbon nanotube-polymer composite, comprising carbon nanotubes, and a mixture of polymers in a form of coalesced polymer particles, wherein the mixture of polymer particles in their non coalesced form is defined by the presence of at least two population of polymer particles having a size distribution which is at least bimodal.08-13-2009
20090212264PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION OF CONDUCTIVE RESIN COMPOSITION - A method for producing a conductive polyamide-polyphenylene ether resin composition comprising (A) 10 to 90 parts by mass of a polyphenylene ether resin, (B) 5 to 85 parts by mass of a polyamide having a (terminal amino group)/(terminal carboxyl group) ratio falling within the range from 0.20 to 4.0, (C) 5 to 85 parts by mass of a polyamide having a (terminal amino group)/(terminal carboxyl group) ratio falling within the range from 0.05 to 0.19 and (D) 0.1 to 10 parts by mass of a conductive filler, the method comprising the step of melt-kneading of the component (A), the component (B), a compatibilizer (F) and a master batch (E) obtained by melt-kneading of the component (D) and the component (C) in advance.08-27-2009
20090242846TRANSPARENT ELECTRIC CONDUCTOR - There is provided a transparent electric conductor with reduced variation in electrical resistance in high-temperature environments. The transparent electric conductor comprises conductive particles 10-01-2009
20090261298High-Stability Microencapsulated Hardened for Epoxy Resin and Epoxy Resin Composition - A microencapsulated latent hardener for epoxy resins which comprises cores (C) and shells (S) with which the cores are covered, characterized in that the cores (C) are ones formed from, as a starking material, particles of an epoxy resin hardener (H) comprising an amine adduct (A) and a low-molecular amine compound (B) as major ingredients and that the shells (S) have on the surface thereof connecting groups (x), (y), and (z) which absorb infrared. Also provided is an epoxy resin composition containing the hardener.10-22-2009
20090242845PROCESS FOR THE PREPARATION OF AN ANTISTATIC COMPOSITION - The invention relates to the preparation of an antistatic composition comprising adding a liquid or a dissolved ionic substance to a porous polymer and processing the porous polymer together with further additives and further thermoplastic polymers in the melt. The invention relates also to the antistatic composition itself and to its use for rendering polymers antistatic.10-01-2009
20090242847DISPLAY PARTICLES FOR IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS - Display particles, which are used for an image display apparatus having a structure in which the display particles in a powdered state are sealed between two substrates at least one of which is transparent, and by generating an electric field between the substrates, the display particles are moved so that an image is displayed, comprising: base particles A containing at least a resin and a colorant, and having a volume-average particle size D10-01-2009
20090242844FLAME RESISTANT POLYPHTHALAMIDE/POLY(ARYLENE ETHER) COMPOSITION - Disclosed herein is a flame resistant composition comprising a compatibilized blend of a polyphthalamide and a poly(arylene ether); and a phosphinate, wherein the composition is substantially free of linear aliphatic polyamides.10-01-2009
20090250665ORGANIC CONDUCTIVE COMPOSITIONS AND STRUCTURES - Compositions comprising at least one conductive polymer and an organic cation are provided, and methods for making the same.10-08-2009
20090242848ACTUATOR - A conductive polymer doped with a dopant can be expanded and contracted when electrically oxidized and reduced in a driving electrolytic solution containing an anion, and thereby can act as an actuator element in an actuator. The anion is a fluorine-containing ion derived from a strong acid, and the dopant is an aromatic sulfonate ion free of fluorine. The conductive polymer is a polymer containing a 5-membered heterocyclic moiety as a repeating unit, such as a polypyrrole or a polythiophene. When the conductive polymer is in an oxidized state, at least part of the 5-membered heterocyclic moieties has a carbonyl group.10-01-2009
20090256117DOPED CONJUGATED POLYMERS, DEVICES, AND METHODS OF MAKING DEVICES - Use of certain materials in hole injection or hole transport layers can improve the operational lifetimes in organic electronic devices. Compositions comprising a doped conjugated polymer, doped with a redox dopant, including iodonium salt, can increase lifetimes. Inks can be formulated and cast as films in organic electronic devices including OLEDs, PHOLEDs, and OPVs. One embodiment provides a composition with a conjugated polymer doped with a redox dopant. Non-aqueous based inks can be formulated. Iodonium salts can be used.10-15-2009
20120193585ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to electrically conductive polymer compositions, and their use in organic electronic devices. The electrically conductive polymer compositions include (i) an intrinsically conductive polymer having at least one monomer unit which is a pyridine-fused heteroaromatic and (ii) a fluorinated acid polymer.08-02-2012
20120193584CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITION AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF - Disclosed herein is a conductive polymer composition including: a conductive polymer doped with PCS (Poly cellulose-sulfonate); and a solvent. The conductive polymer composition is advantageous in that, since PCS (Poly cellulose-sulfonate) is used as a dopant, the crosslink density of a conductive polymer increases, thus improving the electrical conductivity and thermal stability of the conductive polymer composition.08-02-2012
20090261301Method for growing silicon single crystal, and silicon wafer - A silicon single crystal is produced by the CZ process by setting a hydrogen partial pressure in an inert atmosphere within a growing apparatus to 40 Pa or more but 400 Pa or less, and by growing a trunk part of the single crystal as a defect-free area free from the Grown-in defects. Therefore, a wafer the whole surface of which is composed of the defect-free area free from the Grown-in defects and which can sufficiently and uniformly form BMD can be easily produced. Such a wafer can be extensively used, since it can significantly reduce generation of characteristic defectives of integrated circuits to be formed thereon and contribute for improving the production yield as a substrate responding to the demand for further miniaturization and higher density of the circuits.10-22-2009
20100264375Co-assembly method and co-assembled structures made thereby - A co-assembly method includes, in an aqueous polyelectrolyte composition comprising: (a) a first polyelectrolyte dispersed in the composition and having a net electric charge of a first polarity, (b)a second polyelectrolyte dispersed in the composition and having a net electric charge of a second polarity, wherein the second polarity is opposite the first polarity, and (c)an electrolyte dissolved in the composition in a concentration effective to prevent co-assembly of the polyelectrolytes, the step of allowing co-assembly of the polyelectrolytes by: (1) decreasing the concentration of the electrolyte, or (2) forming an interface between the aqueous polyelectrolyte composition and a surface of a solid substrate or of a second liquid phase, wherein the surface has an affinity for at least one of the polyelectrolytes, or (3) decreasing the concentration of the electrolyte and forming such an interface.10-21-2010
20100155670VOLTAGE SWITCHABLE DIELECTRIC MATERIAL HAVING HIGH ASPECT RATIO PARTICLES - A composition of voltage switchable dielectric (VSD) material that utilizes semi-conductive or conductive materials that have a relatively high aspect ratio for purpose of enhancing mechanical and electrical characteristics of the VSD material.06-24-2010
20100258768METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR CONTROLLING RESISTIVITY IN INGOTS MADE OF COMPENSATED FEEDSTOCK SILICON - Techniques for controlling resistivity in the formation of a silicon ingot from compensated feedstock silicon material prepares a compensated, upgraded metallurgical silicon feedstock for being melted to form a silicon melt. The compensated, upgraded metallurgical silicon feedstock provides semiconductor predominantly of a single type (p-type or n-type) for which the process assesses the concentrations of boron and phosphorus and adds a predetermined amount of boron, phosphorus, aluminum and/or gallium. The process further melts the silicon feedstock with the boron, phosphorus, aluminum and/or gallium to form a molten silicon solution from which to perform directional solidification and maintains the homogeneity of the resistivity of the silicon throughout the ingot. A balanced amount of phosphorus can be optionally added to the aluminum and/or gallium. Resistivity may also be measured repeatedly during ingot formation, and additional dopant may be added in response, either repeatedly or continuously.10-14-2010
20090314998SYNTHESIS OF POLYMER NANOSTRUCTURES WITH CONDUCTANCE SWITCHING PROPERTIES - The present invention is directed to crystalline organic polymer nanoparticles comprising a conductive organic polymer; wherein the crystalline organic polymer nanoparticles have a size of from 10 nm to 200 nm and exhibits two current-voltage states: (1) a high resistance current-voltage state, and (2) a low resistance current-voltage state, wherein when a first positive threshold voltage (V12-24-2009
20090314996METHOD OF DOPANT INJECTION, N-TYPE SILICON SINGLE-CRYSTAL, DOPING APPARATUS AND PULL-UP DEVICE - In a dopant-injecting method for injecting a volatile dopant into a semiconductor melt, a doping device having an accommodating portion for accommodating a solid dopant and a cylindrical portion into which a gas ejected from the accommodating portion is introduced, a lower end surface of the cylindrical portion being opened to guide the gas to the melt, is used. The sublimation rate of the dopant in the accommodating portion is set in a range from 10 g/min to 50 g/min. Since a flow volume of the volatilized dopant gas is controlled by setting the sublimation rate of the dopant gas in the accommodating portion in the range from 10 g/min to 50 g/min, the melt is not blown off when the gas is blown onto the melt.12-24-2009
20130214208Conjugated Polymers - The invention relates to novel polymers containing repeating units based on benzo[1,2-d;4,3-d′]bisthiazole, monomers and methods for their preparation, their use as semiconductors in organic electronic (OE) devices, especially in organic photovoltaic (OPV) devices, and to OE and OPV devices comprising these polymers.08-22-2013
20100193745CONDUCTIVE POLYMER FILM, CONDUCTIVE POLYMERIC MATERIAL AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A conductive polymer film obtained by using a polymerization liquid containing a monomer for a conductive polymer, an oxidizing agent, and an additive having a phosphonic acid group and an organic group or a polymerization liquid containing a monomer for a conductive polymer, an oxidizing agent, a basic first additive, and an acidic second additive to polymerize the monomer for the conductive polymer on a substrate, and an electronic device using the conductive polymer film.08-05-2010
20100237294Conductive polymer compound and organic photoelectric device including same - A conductive polymer compound includes: a conductive polymer; a first repeating unit represented by the following Chemical Formula 1; a second repeating unit represented by the following Chemical Formula 2; and a third repeating unit represented by the following Chemical Formula 3 and/or Chemical Formula 4,09-23-2010
20100012902Preparation Of Silicone Rubber Elastomers - A multi part hydrosilylation curable silicone elastomer composition comprising (i) an organopolysiloxane comprising at least two unsaturated groups and having a viscosity of at least 1,000 mPas at 25° C.; (ii) inorganic filler having a hydrophilic surface; (iii) a filler treating agent comprising an organopolysiloxane comprising at least 2 hydroxy or otherwise hydrolysable groups, or a mixture thereof and having an average degree of polymerisation of from 2 to 50; (iv) an organohydrogensiloxane having an average of greater than two silicon bonded hydrogen atoms per molecule having a viscosity of up to about 10 PaS at 25° C.; (v) a hydrosilylation catalyst; and/or a treated filler obtained by the reaction of (ii) and (iii) above characterised in that the filler treating agent (iii) and/or treated filler is packaged separately from organohydrogensiloxane (iv) prior to curing.01-21-2010
20100237292ISOCYANATE MODIFIED EPOXY RESIN AND EPOXY POWDER COATING COMPOSITION THEREOF - An epoxy resin composition comprises an isocyanate modified epoxy resin, which is a reaction product of (a) a multi-functional epoxy resin having an epoxy functionality of greater than about 2.2 and (b) a diisocyanate compound. An epoxy powder coating composition comprises the epoxy resin composition. The isocyanate modified epoxy resin has a high resin softening point and a high cross-linked glass transition temperature Tg for powder coating applications.09-23-2010
20100252780POLYTHIENYLENEVINYLENE THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIAL - A thermoelectric conversion device including a thermoelectric conversion material including a polythienylenevinylene including units represented by formula (1), wherein R1 and R2 are each independently a hydrogen atom, or an alkoxy or alkyl group, and the thermoelectric conversion material is doped with a dopant.10-07-2010
20080230749Adhesive Agent Composition and Adhesive Film For Electronic Component - An adhesive agent composition for bonding an electronic component contains a polyester unsaturated compound having a number average molecular weight of 2,000-6,000. The electronic component is bonded by using a film produced by forming the composition into a film.09-25-2008
20100237293USE OF POLYAMIDE COMPOSITIONS FOR MAKING MOLDED ARTICLES HAVING IMPROVED ADHESION, MOLDED ARTICLES THEREOF AND METHODS FOR ADHERING SUCH MATERIALS - The present invention relates to encapsulated electrical/electronic devices and the use of polyamide compositions comprising at least one semi-aromatic polyamide and at least one aliphatic semi-aromatic polyamide, in particular, for encapsulating electrical/electronic devices.09-23-2010
20100140554COMPOSITE POSITIVE ELECTRODE MATERIAL FOR LITHIUM ION BATTERY AND BATTERY USING THE SAME - Disclosed is a composite positive electrode material for lithium ion batteries, which especially enables to achieve excellent high-rate discharge characteristics in a battery. Also disclosed are a slurry, positive electrode and battery using such a composite positive electrode material. Specifically disclosed is a composite positive electrode material for lithium ion batteries, which contains a positive electrode active material (a), a conductive substance (b) having a primary particle diameter of 10-100 nm and/or a fibrous conductive substance (c) having a fiber diameter of from 1 nm to 1 μm, and a conductive substance (d) having an aspect ratio of 2-50. This composite positive electrode material for lithium ion batteries is obtained by mixing the conductive substance (d) with a composition containing the positive electrode active material (a), the conductive substance (b) and/or the conductive substance (c), which composition is obtained by dispersing the positive electrode active material (a), the conductive substance (b) and/or the conductive substance (c) in a solvent to a state where they are forcibly dispersed, and then agglutinating them.06-10-2010
20100001237METHOD FOR PRODUCING HETEROGENEOUS COMPOSITES - A method for selecting materials and processing conditions to prepare a heterogeneous structure in situ via the reaction of a homogeneous mixture of a reactive organic compound and a filler, which may then optionally be sintered. The method is employed to provide a heterogeneous composite possessing exceptionally high thermal and/or electrically conductivities for a given concentration of conductive filler. The choice of materials as well as processing conditions employed, as will be described below, have a strong effect on the rate domain formation/heterogeneity of the structure formed, the extent of filler particle-particle interactions within filler-rich domains, and ultimately the thermal and/or electrical conductivity. Proper choice of these conditions can lead to composites having enhanced properties at a reduced bulk filler concentration.01-07-2010
20100243962MICROENCAPSULATED SILANE COUPLING AGENT - A microencapsulated silane coupling agent includes adduct particles of an epoxy compound and an imidazole silane coupling agent, and an ethyl cellulose film coating a periphery of the adduct particles, in which the ethyl cellulose film is crosslinked by a polyfunctional isocyanate compound. Preferred examples of the imidazole silane coupling agent include a compound represented by the formula (1),09-30-2010
201202416814H-Imidazo[1,2-a]imidazoles for Electronic Applications - The present invention relates to compounds of formula09-27-2012
20120241680CONDUCTIVE COMPOSITES PREPARED USING IONIC LIQUIDS - Disclosed are conductive composites prepared from ionic liquids, compositions for preparing the composites, and methods of making and using the composites.09-27-2012
20120138865PHENANTHROl[1,10,9,8-C,D,E,F,G]CARBAZOLE POLYMERS AND THEIR USE AS ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTORS - The invention relates to novel phenanthro[1,10,9,8-c,d,e,f,g]carbazole polymers, methods and materials for their preparation, their use as semiconductors in organic electronic (OE) devices, and to OE devices comprising these polymers.06-07-2012
20100200814SEMICONDUCTIVE RUBBER COMPOSITION AND SEMICONDUCTIVE RUBBER ROLLER EMPLOYING THE SAME - The semiconductive rubber composition according to the present invention contains: a rubber content containing at least copolymer rubber containing ethylene oxide as a copolymeric component and chloroprene rubber; and not less than 0.5 parts by mass and not more than 1.5 parts by mass of a thiourea-based vulcanization accelerator, not less than 0.5 parts by mass and not more than 1.5 parts by mass of a guanidine-based vulcanization accelerator and not less than 0.5 parts by mass and not more than 2.0 parts by mass of a peroxide-based crosslinking agent with respect to 100 parts by mass of the sum of the rubber content.08-12-2010
20100219380POLYCRYSTALLINE SILICON AND METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION THEREOF - Brittle polysilicon rods having a rod cross-section of 80-99% available for electrical conduction and a flexural strength of 0.1 to 80 N/mm09-02-2010
20120193583Endless flexible members for imaging devices - Flexible members for use in imaging devices comprise a non-ionic surfactant; a fluorinated surfactant; or both.08-02-2012
20080258115COATED WATER SOLUBLE NANOPARTICLES - Nanoparticles and methods of making nanoparticles are provided. The nanoparticles may include semiconductor nanocrystals. A shell may encapsulate a nanoparticle core, and the shell may include non-organic material and may be silica. The shell may also include additional species such as PEG. In some embodiments, a passivation layer is in contact with the core.10-23-2008
20090039320METHOD OF MAKING POLY(ARYLENE ETHER) COMPOSITIONS - A method of making a thermoplastic composition comprises melt mixing a concentrate comprising a first thermoplastic, a second thermoplastic and an additive with a component selected from the group consisting of a third thermoplastic, fire retardant additive, reinforcing agent, electrically conductive filler, non-electrically conductive filler and combinations of two or more of the foregoing.02-12-2009
20090039319SINTERED SEMICONDUCTOR MATERIAL - A method of forming a material from a source material including the following steps of grinding the source material to get powders if the source material is not already in the form of powders; sintering the powders with at least one compression step and one thermal processing step; and purifying the material with a gas flow, the gas flow passing through the porosity channels of the material.02-12-2009
20110248220Anthra[2,3-b]benzo[d]thiophene Derivatives and their Use as Organic Semiconductors - The invention relates to novel anthra[2,3-b]benzo[d]thiophene derivatives, methods of their preparation, their use as semiconductors in organic electronic (OE) devices, and to OE devices comprising these derivatives.10-13-2011
20130134360METHOD FOR PRODUCING ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENCE ELEMENT, AND ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENCE ELEMENT - A method for producing a luminescent organic film, the method including: coating a solution containing a π-electron conjugated compound precursor A-(B)m and at least one kind of a luminescent dye, where the π-electron conjugated compound precursor A-(B)m contains a leaving substituent; and applying external stimulus to the π-electron conjugated compound precursor A-(B)m to eliminate the leaving substituent thereof, so that the π-electron conjugated compound precursor A-(B)m is converted to a π-electron conjugated compound A-(C)m and an eliminated compound X—Y as in the following reaction formula (I):05-30-2013
20090050855POLYMERIC CONDUCTOR DONOR AND TRANSFER METHOD - The present invention relates to a donor laminate for transfer of a conductive layer comprising at least one electronically conductive polymer on to a receiver, wherein the receiver is a component of a device. The present invention also relates to methods pertinent to such transfers.02-26-2009
20100230640SEMICONDUCTIVE RUBBER BELT, AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - An object of the present invention is to provide a semiconductive rubber belt wherein a variation in the electric resistance is decreased, in particular, in the belt circumferential direction so that high-quality images can be formed, and a process for producing the same. In order to achieve the object, in a case where on any single straight line extended in the belt circumferential direction, the maximum value of the molecular orientation degree MOR-C of the semiconductive rubber belt, the minimum value thereof, and the average thereof are set to satisfy a specified relationship.09-16-2010
20110031443Multicomponent carbon nanotube-polymer complex, composition for forming the same, and preparation method thereof - A multicomponent carbon nanotube-polymer complex, a composition for forming the same, and a preparation method thereof are disclosed herein. A multicomponent carbon nanotube-polymer complex may include carbon nanotubes surface-modified with double bond-containing functional groups or carbon nanotubes surface-modified with oxirane groups and/or carbon nanotubes surface-modified with anhydride groups; a polymer binder; and/or acid-treated carbon nanotubes and/or pristine carbon nanotubes. The multicomponent carbon nanotube-polymer complex may exhibit remarkably improved mechanical and hardening properties, compared with conventional complexes using only carbon nanotubes and a polymer binder, and thus may be advantageously used as an electromagnetic wave shielding material and a conductive material.02-10-2011
20100252781GRAIN CLASSIFYING DEVICE AND ADHESIVE CONTAINING GRAINS CLASSIFIED BY THE DEVICE - A grain classifying device for accurately classifying the grains of uniform length, and an adhesive containing grains classified by the device and capable of connecting electrodes under a low pressure and being applicable to electrodes arranged in fine pitches. The grain classifying device (10-07-2010
20100171080TETRAMINE COMPOUND AND ORGANIC EL DEVICE - The present invention provides a tetramine compound represented by the following general formula (1):07-08-2010
20110108772Use of Heterocyclic Radicals for Doping Organic Semiconductors - The present invention relates to the use of heterocyclic radicals or diradicals, their dimers, oligomers, polymers, dispiro compounds and polycycles for use as dopant for doping an organic semiconductive matrix material, where the dopants have a structure based on the following formulae.05-12-2011
20110024692PROCESS FOR PRODUCING CONDUCTING POLYMERS - The present invention relates to novel processes for preparing an aqueous or nonaqueous dispersion or solution comprising at least one conductive polymer and at least one polyanion, characterized in that the polymerization is performed at a pressure below atmospheric pressure, to aqueous or nonaqueous dispersions or solutions prepared by this process and to the use thereof.02-03-2011
20110024691AROMATIC AND AROMATIC/HETEROAROMATIC MOLECULAR STRUCTURES WITH CONTROLLABLE ELECTRON CONDUCTING PROPERTIES - Aromatic and aromatic/heteroaromatic molecular structures with controllable electron conducting properties are derived from the incorporation of electron active substituents in selective positions.02-03-2011
20110031442Method For Preparing Electrostatic Dissipative Polymer - A method for preparing an electrostatic dissipative polymer and a blend of a thermoplastic polymer and the ESD polymer is disclosed. The method for preparing an electrostatic dissipative polymer includes the step of polymerizing the electrostatic dissipative polymer in the presence of a reactive solvent and lithium salt dissolved in the reactive solvent, wherein the amount of the reactive solvent is from 0.1 to 20 weight parts based on 100 weight parts of the produced electrostatic dissipative polymer, the amount of lithium salt is from 0.1 to 5 weight parts based on 100 weight parts of the produced electrostatic dissipative polymer, and the reactive solvent is aliphatic glycol having from 2 to 8 carbon atoms and having a primary alcohol group, or aromatic glycol having from 2 to 10 carbon atoms.02-10-2011
20110031440REDOX-ACTIVE POLYMERS AND THEIR APPLICATIONS - The present invention is directed to a redox-active, conducting polymer energy storage system, said system including an electrode and a counter electrode, wherein the electrode comprises a first conducting polymer and the counter electrode comprises a second conducting polymer, wherein the first conducting polymer is doped by at least one or more first redox-active compounds and/or by a polymer and/or a co-polymer of the one or more first redox-active compounds and the second conducting polymer is doped by at least one or more second redox-active compounds and/or by a polymer and/or a co-polymer of the one or more second redox-active compounds, and wherein there is a potential difference between the dopant for the electrode and the dopant for the counter electrode. In one preferred embodiment, the first or the second redox-active compound is 2,2′-azinobis(3-ethylbenzothiazoline-6-sulfonate) (ABTS). In another preferred embodiment, an exemplary redox-active compound is a polymerizable derivative of ABTS or a polymer or co-polymer of this monomer.02-10-2011
20110114893CIRCUIT-CONNECTING MATERIAL AND CIRCUIT TERMINAL CONNECTED STRUCTURE AND CONNECTING METHOD - A circuit-connecting material which is interposed between circuit electrodes facing each other and electrically connects the electrodes in the pressing direction by pressing the facing electrodes against each other; the circuit-connecting material comprising as essential components (1) a curing agent capable of generating free radicals upon heating, (2) a hydroxyl-group-containing resin having a molecular weight of 10,000 or more and (3) radical-polymerizable substance. Also provided are a circuit terminal connected structure and a circuit terminal connecting method which make use of such a material.05-19-2011
20090032776ELECTROLUMINESCENT MATERIALS AND THEIR USE - The invention relates to polymers containing at least 0.5 mol % of units of formula (3)02-05-2009
20100163807Silicon Wafer and Method Of Manufacturing The Same - A silicon wafer in which both occurrences of slip dislocation and warpage are suppressed in device manufacturing processes is a silicon wafer having BMDs having an octahedral shape, wherein BMDs located at a position below the silicon wafer surface to a depth of 20 μm and having a diagonal length of 200 nm or more are present at a concentration of ≦2×1007-01-2010
20100163809BRANCHED POLYDIORGANOSILOXANE POLYAMIDE COPOLYMERS - Branched polydiorganosiloxane polyamide, block copolymers and methods of making the copolymers are provided. The method of making the copolymers involves reacting one or more amine compounds including at least one polyamine with a precursor having at least one polydiorganosiloxane segment and at least two ester groups.07-01-2010
20100148126GENOMIC SEQUENCING USING MODIFIED PROTEIN PORES AND IONIC LIQUIDS - The present invention is a nanopore stochastic sensing system comprising modified protein pores for detection and sequencing of oligonucleotides. The system comprises a genetically modified protein pore with a variety of non-covalent bonding recognition sites to significantly slow down the translocation of ssDNA in the pores. The present invention also describes identification and application of DNA fingerprints, which are a sequence of small current modulation events for the determination of the sequence of ssDNA molecules. In separate embodiments the present invention describes a system and a method for the detection of monovalent cations, liquid explosives, water-insoluble compounds, biomolecules and oligonucleotides. The system comprising a wild-type or genetically modified protein pore with or without a molecular adaptor. Analyte samples and mixtures are added along with specially synthesized ionic liquids.06-17-2010
20110073811COATED WATER SOLUBLE NANOPARTICLES - Nanoparticles and methods of making nanoparticles are provided. The nanoparticles may include semiconductor nanocrystals. A shell may encapsulate a nanoparticle core, and the shell may include non-organic material and may be silica. The shell may also include additional species such as PEG. In some embodiments, a passivation layer is in contact with the core.03-31-2011
20100193746NANOSCALE CRYSTALLINE SILICON POWDER - An aggregated crystalline silicon powder with a BET surface area of 20 to 150 m08-05-2010
20100012903Display Device Particles, Process for Producing the Same, Image-Display Medium, and Image-Forming Device - The present invention provides display device particles that have positive or negative chargeability and have color and are produced using at least a calcium compound, in which a concentration of the calcium compound in the display device particle is 0.05% by weight or less in terms of a calcium element content, a process for producing the display device particles, as well as an image-display medium and an image-forming device each using the display device particles.01-21-2010
20100038596PROCESS FOR PRODUCING DISPERSION LIQUID OF INTRINSIC ELECTROCONDUCTIVE POLYMER IN ORGANIC SOLVENT - This invention provides a process for producing a dispersion liquid of an intrinsic electroconductive polymer in an organic solvent, comprising a deionization step of deionizing an aqueous colloid dispersion liquid of an intrinsic electroconductive polymer by a liquid feeding method to remove cations adsorbed on the intrinsic electroconductive polymer, a solvent displacement step of subjecting water in the aqueous colloid dispersion liquid after the deionization step to solvent displacement with an organic solvent (excluding N-methylpyrrolidone and dimethyl sulfoxide), and an additive treatment step of, after the solvent displacement step, adding N-methylpyrrolidone or dimethyl sulfoxide. This process can easily produce a dispersion liquid of an intrinsic electroconductive polymer in an organic solvent that can be used in various applications such as electrode materials, antistatic agents, ultraviolet absorbers, heat absorbers, electromagnetic wave absorbers, sensors, electrolytes for electrolytic capacitors, and electrodes for rechargeable batteries.02-18-2010
20100038598SECURITY DEVICE WITH MULTIPLE AUTHENTICATION FEATURES - A security device comprising the following components: 02-18-2010
20100065784ELECTROACTIVE BIOPOLYMER OPTICAL AND ELECTRO-OPTICAL DEVICES AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A method of manufacturing a biopolymer optical device includes providing a polymer, providing a substrate, casting the polymer on the substrate, and enzymatically polymerizing an organic compound to generate a conducting polymer between the provided polymer and the substrate. The polymer may be a biopolymer such as silk and may be modified using organic compounds such as tyrosines to provide a molecular-level interface between the provided bulk biopolymer of the biopolymer optical device and a substrate or other conducting layer via a tyrosine-enzyme polymerization. The enzymatically polymerizing may include catalyzing the organic compound with peroxidase enzyme reactions. The result is a carbon-carbon conjugated backbone that provides polymeric “wires” for use in polymer and biopolymer optical devices. An all organic biopolymer electroactive material is thereby provided that provides optical functions and features.03-18-2010
20100065783Organic species that facilitate charge transfer to or from nanostructures - The present invention provides polymeric compositions that can be used to modify charge transport across a nanocrystal surface or within a nanocrystal-containing matrix, as well as methods for making and using the novel compositions.03-18-2010
20110073813Silylethynyl Pentacene Compounds and Compositions and Methods of Making and Using the Same - Silylethynyl pentacenes and compositions containing silylethynyl pentacenes are disclosed. Exemplary pentacene compounds have 6,13-silylethynyl substitution with one or more groups (e.g., R, R′ and R″) covalently bonded to each Si atom of the silylethynyl groups. Methods of making and using silylethynyl pentacenes and compositions containing silylethynyl pentacenes are also disclosed. Substrates and devices comprising the silylethynyl pentacenes and compositions are also disclosed.03-31-2011
20110101281METHOD OF MAKING AN ARTICLE OF SEMICONDUCTING MATERIAL - A method of making an article of a semiconducting material involves withdrawing from a melt of molten semiconducting material a solid mold having already formed on an external surface of the mold a solid layer of the semiconducting material. During the act of withdrawal, one or more of a temperature, a force, and a relative rate of withdrawal are controlled in order to achieve one or more desired attributes in a solid overlayer of semiconductor material that is formed over the solid layer during the withdrawal.05-05-2011
20100123101HYDROTALCITE COMPOUND, PROCESS FOR PRODUCING SAME, INORGANIC ION SCAVENGER, COMPOSITION, AND ELECTRONIC COMPONENT-SEALING RESIN COMPOSITION - The present invention is a novel hydrotalcite compound that is environmentally friendly and exhibits an excellent metal corrosion inhibiting effect by the addition of a small amount thereof, and an inorganic ion scavenger employing same; the hydrotalcite compound is represented by Formula (1), has a hydrotalcite compound peak in the powder X-ray diffraction pattern, the peak intensity at 2θ=11.4° to 11.7° being at least 3,500 cps, and has a BET specific surface area of greater than 30 m05-20-2010
20120119155ELECTRONICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER BINDER FOR LITHIUM-ION BATTERY ELECTRODE - A family of carboxylic acid group containing fluorene/fluorenon copolymers is disclosed as binders of silicon particles in the fabrication of negative electrodes for use with lithium ion batteries. These binders enable the use of silicon as an electrode material as they significantly improve the cycle-ability of silicon by preventing electrode degradation over time. In particular, these polymers, which become conductive on first charge, bind to the silicon particles of the electrode, are flexible so as to better accommodate the expansion and contraction of the electrode during charge/discharge, and being conductive promote the flow battery current.05-17-2012
20120119153CONDUCTIVE PASTE COMPOSITION AND ELECTRODE PREPARED USING THE SAME - A conductive paste composition and an electrode prepared using the same, the conductive paste composition including a conductive powder a binder resin; and a solvent, wherein the conductive powder includes a flake type powder having an average particle diameter (D50) of about 1.2 μm to about 3.0 μm, and a spherical powder having an average particle diameter (D50) of about 0.2 μm to about 2.0 μm, the flake type powder and the spherical powder are present in a weight ratio of about 1:0.4 to about 1:2, and the conductive powder and the binder resin are present in a weight ratio of about 1:0.04 to about 1:0.08.05-17-2012
20110042623AQUEOUS COATING COMPOSITION, METHOD FOR PRODUCTION OF THE SAME, AND USE THEREOF - Water-based coating composition comprising at least one resin composition for a water-based coating composition and as a rheological assistant at least one polyamide and at least one acrylate thickener based on poly(meth)acrylic acid.02-24-2011
20100270510INTENSELY COLOURED AND/OR OPTICALLY VARIABLE PIGMENTS HAVING AN ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE CORE - The present invention relates to intensely coloured and/or optically variable pigments which have a flake-form transparent or semitransparent electrically conductive core and at least one colouring dielectric layer surrounding the core, to a process for the preparation of such pigments, and to the use thereof.10-28-2010
20100294996MATERIAL FOR THE FORMATION OF STRUCTURES HAVING A SUPPORT FUNCTION - The invention describes a material for the formation of structures consisting of a polymer or a polymer mixture and an initiator, wherein the polymer or polymer mixture can be transformed from a liquid or viscous state to a solid state by the initiator, and the use of said material as well as a method for the production of structures using said material.11-25-2010
20130193381WATER DISPERSIBLE POLYTHIOPHENES MADE WITH POLYMERIC ACID COLLOIDS - Compositions are provided comprising a continuous liquid aqueous medium having dispersed therein a polydioxythiophene and at least one colloid-forming fluorinated polymeric acid. Films from invention compositions are useful as buffer layers in organic electronic devices, including electroluminescent devices, such as, for example, organic light emitting diodes (OLED) displays.08-01-2013
20080230750POWDERED QUANTUM DOTS - Powdered quantum dots that can be dispersed into a silicone layer are provided. The powdered quantum dots are a plurality of quantum dot particles, preferably on the micron or nanometer scale. The powdered quantum dots can include quantum dot-dielectric particle complexes or quantum dot-crosslinked silane complexes. The powdered quantum dots can included quantum dot particles coated with a dielectric layer.09-25-2008
20110175035EMISSIVE POLYMERS AND DEVICES INCORPORATING THESE POLYMERS - The present invention relates to a class of luminescent and conductive polymer compositions having chromophores, and particularly solid films of these compositions exhibiting increased luminescent lifetimes, quantum yields and amplified emissions. These desirable properties can be provided through polymers having rigid groups designed to prevent polymer reorganization, aggregation or π-stacking upon solidification. These polymers can also display an unusually high stability with respect to solvent and heat exposures. The invention also relates to a sensor and a method for sensing an analyte through the luminescent and conductive properties of these polymers. Analytes can be sensed by activation of a chromophore at a polymer surface. Analytes include aromatics, phosphate ester groups and in particular explosives and chemical warfare agents in a gaseous state. The present invention also relates to devices and methods for amplifying emissions by incorporating a polymer having an energy migration pathway and/or providing the polymer as a block co-polymer or as a multi-layer.07-21-2011
20110175034ORGANIC SOLVENT DISPERSIBLE CONDUCTIVE POLYMER AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURE THEREOF - Disclosed is a conductive polymer which is easily dispersed in an organic solvent. A method of preparing the conductive polymer adapted to be dispersed in an organic solvent is also provided, which includes chemically polymerizing a monomer using as a dopant anion a phosphate-based compound having solubility in an organic solvent. The conductive polymer capable of being dispersed in various organic solvents can be obtained through a simple preparation process, and thus can be utilized in the fields of applied materials in which the use of conventional water-dispersible conductive polymers is limited.07-21-2011
20090314997SUBSTITUTED BENZODITHIOPHENES AND BENZODISELENOPHENES - The invention relates to novel substituted benzodithiophenes and benzodiselenophenes, their use especially as semiconductors or charge transport materials in optical, electro-optical or electronic devices and to such devices comprising the novel materials.12-24-2009
20090001324Salicylate Substituted Conjugated Polymers and Devices - A compound having a structural unit of Formula: (I). A polymer having a structural unit of Formula: (II). A conjugated polymer having one or more side groups of the following Formula: (III). Additionally, compositions, polymer blends, films, coatings, and electronic devices prepared from such polymers.01-01-2009
20090309070COMPOSITIONS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICE AND ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICE - Disclosed are compositions for an organic electroluminescent device favorably used for forming a hole injection layer and a hole transport layer of the organic electroluminescent device by a wet film forming method. The compositions for the organic electroluminescent device, which are composite solutions prepared by dissolving hole transport materials such as aromatic diamine compounds and an electron acceptor such as tri(pentafluorophenyl)boron in a solvent that contains an ether solvent and/or an ester solvent whose water solubility at 25° C. is 1 weight % or less in the solvent, with a concentration of 10 weight % or higher in the compositions.12-17-2009
20090134360ELECTRODE CATALYST LAYER - An object of the invention is to provide an electrode catalyst layer of a solid polymer electrolyte membrane-electrode assembly expressing excellent balance between water retention and drainage in an electrode, good power generation performance under any of low humidity and high humidity conditions, and also excellent durability of power generation.05-28-2009
20080315159Method for producing conductive thermoplastic elastomer composition and conductive roller composed of same - A conductive thermoplastic elastomer composition including a continuous phase and first and second uncontinuous phases. The continuous phase and the first and second uncontinuous phases form a sea-island structure; and the first and second uncontinuous phases independently forming island structures. In this structure, the continuous phase contains a composition (A) which is a mixture of a thermoplastic elastomer and a thermoplastic resin; the first continuous phase contains a rubber component (B) containing at least one of diene rubber and ethylene-propylene-diene rubber; and the second continuous phase contains an ethylene oxide-propylene oxide-allyl glycidyl ether copolymer containing an anion-containing salt having a fluoro group and a sulfonyl group (component (C)).12-25-2008
20090127513Uv curable electrically conductive film containing a polysilane - Curable compositions contain (i) a polysilane, (ii) a cycloaliphatic epoxide, (iii) a cationic salt photoinitiator, (iv) an electrically conductive filler, and optionally (v) an adhesion promoter Electrically conductive films can be obtained by UV curing the curable compositions. These electrically conductive films have wide areas of application including use in the manufacture of electroluminescent lamps.05-21-2009
20080308771AREA LICONDUCTIVE POLYMERS HAVING HIGHLY ENHANCED SOLUBILITY IN ORGANIC SOLVENT AND ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY AND SYNTHESIZING PROCESS THEREOFGHT - The present invention relates to a new process of synthesizing conductive polymers from monomers substituted with amine group. The process provides simple synthesizing steps for the conductive polymers without using other additives such as stabilizers or emulsifiers. The conductive polymers synthesized according to the present invention have highly enhanced solubility in common organic solvents and electrical conductivity compared to conventional conductive polymers. Therefore, the conductive polymers synthesized according to the present process can be utilized in applications that require high electrical conductivity, for example an electro-magnetic interference shield or a transparent electrode of thin film, as well as in specific applications such as various conductive films, fibers, polymer blends, battery electrodes or conductive etch mask layers.12-18-2008
20110175036CONDUCTIVE POLYMER SOLUTION, CONDUCTIVE COATING FILM AND INPUT DEVICE - The present invention provides a conductive polymer solution capable of forming a conductive coating film having both superior preservation stability and water resistance. The conductive polymer solution of the present invention includes a π-conjugated conductive polymer, a polyanion, a compound having oxetane ring and a solvent; wherein, the amount of the compound having oxetane ring is within the range of 1 to 500% by mass based on a value of 100% by mass for the total amount of then-conjugated conductive polymer and the polyanion.07-21-2011
20110163272METHOD FOR PRODUCING ELECTRODE MATERIAL, ELECTRODE MATERIAL, ELECTRODE AND BATTERY - Disclosed is a method for producing an electrode material which has high discharge capacity at high charge/discharge rate and enables to realize sufficient charge/discharge rate performance. Also disclosed are an electrode material, an electrode and a lithium ion battery. Specifically disclosed is a method for producing an electrode material, which is characterized in that a slurry containing an electrode active material or a precursor of the electrode active material, and organic compounds each selected from at least two groups among the group A, group B and group C is sprayed and dried for forming a granule, and the thus-formed granule is fired at a temperature not less than 500° C. but not more than 1000° C. in a non-oxidizing atmosphere.07-07-2011
20110253943ONE PART EPOXY RESIN INCLUDING A LOW PROFILE ADDITIVE - An adhesive composition comprising: (i) a one part curable epoxy adhesive and (ii) a low profile additive (LPA), the low profile additive being a polymer that is compatible with the epoxy adhesive such that it forms a single phase when admixed with the adhesive composition and that separates from the adhesive to form a network of stress-absorbing nodules therein when the adhesive is cured, the low profile additive being present in an amount sufficient to prevent or reduce shrinkage and/or the formation of voids or cracks when the adhesive is cured. In one embodiment the LPA is a block copolymer including at least one flexible block and at least one rigid block that makes the low profile additive compatible with the epoxy adhesive such that a mixture of the uncured epoxy resin and the low profile additive forms a homogenous solution and as the epoxy resin is cured, the low profile additive forms a stress absorbing network of nodules in the cured epoxy resin matrix.10-20-2011
20120168683ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE FILM, COMPOSITION FOR THE SAME, AND APPARATUS INCLUDING THE SAME - An anisotropic conductive film includes a binder part, a curing part, an initiator, and conductive particles, wherein the binder part includes at least one of a nitrile butadiene rubber (NBR) resin and a urethane resin, the binder part having an ion content of more than 0 ppm to about 100 ppm.07-05-2012
20120168682PEDOT/PSS COMPOSITION AND PEDOT/PSS FILM USING THE SAME - Disclosed herein is a PEDOT/PSS composition, including PEDOT/PSS, a solvent, a compatibilizer and a water-soluble conductive polymer, and a transparent electrode. Since a transparent electrode is formed by adding a compatibilizer and a water-soluble conductive polymer to PEDOT/PSS, the transparent electrode has excellent flexibility, can be easily coated and has a low surface resistance of 240˜300 Ω/□, so that this transparent electrode can be used as a transparent electrode for displays.07-05-2012
20110163271ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to electrically conductive polymer compositions, and their use in organic electronic devices. The electrically conductive polymer compositions include (i) an intrinsically conductive polymer having at least one monomer unit which is a pyridine-fused heteroaromatic and (ii) a fluorinated acid polymer.07-07-2011
20100320422ARYLSULFONIC ACID COMPOUND AND USE THEREOF AS ELECTRON-ACCEPTOR MATERIAL - Disclosed is an arylsulfonic acid compound characterized by being represented by formula (1). By using this compound as an electron-acceptor material, highly uniform film formability can be achieved. By using a thin film containing the arylsulfonic acid compound in an OLED device or a PLED device, there can be obtained excellent EL device characteristics such as low driving voltage, high luminous efficiency and long life.12-23-2010
20090212263ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE NANOCOMPOSITE PARTICLES HAVING A POLYALKYL ACRYLATE CORE AND A POLYANILINE COATING - The invention concerns electrically conductive composite nanoparticles having an alkyl polyacrylate core and a polyaniline coating, the dispersions comprising them and their use for preparing conductive films. The invention also concerns a method for making particles, comprising an elastomeric core and a polyaniline coating.08-27-2009
20100117031METHOD FOR PRODUCING POSITIVE ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL FOR BATTERY - It is an object of the present invention to provide a method for producing a positive electrode active material for a battery, which can realize easy regulation of pore size in porosity formation of a positive electrode active material and is less likely to undergo hindrance of ion conduction caused by residues and, thus, can realize excellent high-rate discharge characteristics, and a method for producing a composition for a battery using the positive electrode active material for the battery. The method for producing a positive electrode active material for a battery of the present invention is a method for producing a positive electrode active material for a battery, including: a step 1 of firing a mixture of a raw material for the positive electrode active material and carbon particles to remove the carbon particles; and a step 2 of milling and classifying a fired body obtained in the step 1.05-13-2010
20100065785VOLTAGE SWITCHABLE DIELECTRIC MATERIAL CONTAINING BORON COMPOUND - A composition of voltage switchable dielectric (VSD) material that comprises Boron. According to embodiments, VSD material is formulated that includes particle constituents that include one or more of Boron-nitride polymers, Boron nanotubes, and/or Boron nanoparticles.03-18-2010
20110095236Material For Functional Layer Of Organic Electronic Component - The invention relates to a material for applying thin organic layers having a specifically adjustable conductivity. Said material comprises at least one mixture of two different fractions of a functional polymer, preferably in a solvent, and is used, for example, with the aid of various application techniques, as a functional layer for an organic electronic component.04-28-2011
20130009105CONDUCTIVE PRESSURE-SENSITIVE ADHESIVE TAPE - A conductive pressure-sensitive adhesive tape contains an acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesive, a conductive filler, and a heating foaming agent. An acrylic polymer can be preferably used as the acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesive. With the multiple conductive fillers being electrically connected to each other, conductive paths communicating from one of the major surfaces of the tape to the other major surface thereof are formed before temperature sensing. The heating foaming agent is a heating-type foaming agent that is foamed by being heated. The electrical connection between the conductive fillers, which has been formed before the heating foaming agent is foamed, is disconnected by the foamed heating foaming agent, and the conductive paths communicating from one of the major surfaces of the tape to the other major surface thereof are eliminated.01-10-2013
20130009103INTERMEDIATE TRANSFER MEMBERS CONTAINING THERMOPLASTIC MIXTURES - An intermediate transfer member that includes a mixture of a thermoplastic polymer, a zirconium tungstate, an optional polysiloxane, and an optional conductive filler.01-10-2013
20100059716PENTARYLENE-AND HEXARYLENETETRACARBOXIMIDES AND PREPARATION THEREOF - The present invention relates to processes for preparing pentarylene- and hexarylenetetracarboximides of the general formula (I) or (Ia)03-11-2010
20100059715RESIN COMPOSITION, SHAPED ARTICLE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A resin composition that has high mechanical strength properties, has superior chemical characteristics such as chemical resistance and heat resistance, has high degree of freedom of product design, and has a structure considering the impact on environment is provided at low cost. The resin composition composed of a polyamide resin contains a cotton fiber as a natural fiber. The additive amount of the cotton fiber is preferably 1 wt % to 25 wt % both inclusive. The polyamide resin is polyamide 11 using castor oil as a raw material of plant origin. The average fiber diameter of the cotton fiber is 100 μm or less. The polyamide resin and the cotton fiber are melted and kneaded, and then hot-formed, and thereby a shaped article containing a plant fiber can be fabricated. In addition to the cotton fiber, a plant fiber such as a hemp fiber, a bamboo fiber, and wood powder and a biofiber such as a silk fiber may be applied.03-11-2010
20080217586METHOD FOR PRODUCING CONDUCTIVE POLYANILINE - A method for producing a conductive polyaniline comprising oxidative polymerizing aniline or its derivative in the presence of at least one member of a sulfonic acid compound and a water-insoluble organic polymer compound having protonic acid group in a mixed layer composed of an aqueous layer and organic layer, during which it establishes the presence of a molecular weight adjusting agent and, optionally, a phase transfer catalyst so as to stably disperse them in an organic solvent, and an organic polymer composition containing the conductive polyaniline.09-11-2008
20110186784Emulsions of Ionic Liquids - The present teachings provide emulsions using ionic liquids for separation of biomolecules and related methods, compositions, and devices.08-04-2011
20110147668CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITION AND CONDUCTIVE FILM PREPARED USING THE SAME - Disclosed herein is a conductive polymer composition, including: a conductive polymer; a liquid crystal polymer; and a polar solvent. The conductive polymer composition according to the present invention, differently from a general conductive polymer, can prevent the deterioration of conductive properties by using a minimum of binder or without using any binder at all. Therefore, the conductive polymer film prepared using the conductive polymer composition can be used in electrodes for various display devices, such as liquid crystal displays (LCDs), transparent touch panels, e-papers, organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs) and the like, because it has a low surface resistance of 10˜1000 Ω/□.06-23-2011
20100019205Liquid Fullerene Derivative, Method for Producing the Same, and Device Using the Same - The liquid fullerene derivative according to the present invention contains a fullerene moiety, a benzene ring bonded to the fullerene moiety, and first to third alkyl substituents R01-28-2010
20100019206SEMICONDUCTIVE SEAMLESS BELT - The present invention provides a semiconductive seamless belt, which is obtained from a polyamide acid solution containing a tertiary amine having a boiling point of 200° C. or higher and an acid dissociation constant pKa of 4 to 9.01-28-2010
20100148127Method For Encapsulating An Electronic Arrangement - A method for encapsulating an electronic, optionally optoelectronic, arrangement against permeants, in which a pressure-sensitive adhesive composition based on a partly crystalline polyolefin is applied onto and/or around the regions of the electronic arrangement which are to be encapsulated, wherein the polyolefin has a density between 0.86 and 0.89 g/cm and a crystallite melting point of at least 90° C.06-17-2010
20100294997METHOD FOR PRODUCING CONDUCTIVE POLYMER SOLUTION - There is provided a method for producing a conductive polymer solution comprising: a freeze-drying step in which an aqueous conductive polymer solution containing a complex that includes a π-conjugated conductive polymer and a polyanion is freeze dried to thereby obtain a solid complex; and a dispersion step in which an organic solvent having a water content of 4% by mass or less and an amine compound are mixed to the solid complex, followed by a dispersion treatment.11-25-2010
20110031441ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS - There are provided electrically conducting polymer compositions comprising an electrectically conductive polymer or copolymer and an organic solvent wettable fluorinated acid polymer. Electrically conductive polymer materials are derived from thiophene, pyrrole, aniline and polycyclic heteroaromatic precursor monomers. Non-conductive polymers derived from alkenyl, alkynyl, arylene, and heteroarylene precursor monomers. The organic-solvent wettable fluorinated acid polymer is fluorinated or highly fluorinated and may be colloid-forming. Acidic groups include carboxylic acid groups, sulfonic acid groups, sulfonimide groups, phosphoric acid groups, phosphonic acid groups, and combinations thereof. The compositions can be used in organic electronic devices.02-10-2011
20090294732COATINGS FOR MEDICAL DEVICES HAVING REVERSIBLE HYDROPHOBIC TO HYDROPHILIC PROPERTIES - A medical device including a coating disposed on at least a portion of a surface of the medical device, the coating including at least one polymer material having reversible wettability.12-03-2009
20090072200MONOMERS, OLIGOMERS AND POLYMERS OF THIENO[2,3-b]THIOPHENE - The invention relates to novel mono-, oligo and polymers of thieno[2,3-b]thiophene, to their use as semiconductors or charge transport materials, in optical, electro-optical or electronic devices like LCDs, optical films, FETs or OFETs for TFT-LCDs and IC devices such as RFID tags, electroluminescent devices in flat panel displays or photovoltaic or sensor devices, and further relates to a FET, light emitting device or ID tag comprising the novel polymers.03-19-2009
20100301276METHOD OF PREPARING BUNDLE TYPE SILICON NANOROD COMPOSITE THROUGH ELECTROLESS ETCHING PROCESS USING METAL IONS AND ANODE ACTIVE MATERIAL FOR LITHIUM SECONDARY CELLS COMPRISING THE SAME - The present invention relates to a method of preparing a porous silicon nanorod structure composed of columnar bundles having a diameter of 50-100 nm and a length of 2-5 μm, and a lithium secondary cell using the porous silicon nanorod structure as an anode active material. The present invention provides a high-capacity and high-efficiency anode active material for lithium secondary cells, which can overcome the low conductivity of silicon and improve the electrode deterioration attributable to volume expansion because it is prepared by electrodepositing the surface of silicon powder with metal and simultaneously etching the silicon powder partially using hydrofluoric acid.12-02-2010
20100133478DISPERSIONS OF INTRINSICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS - A dispersion which contains particles of at least one intrinsically conductive polymer, wherein the particle size is on average (weight) less than 1 μm, and which is characterized in that the dispersant is a liquid at room temperature, and a layer, film or sheet formed from this dispersion has a conductivity of >100 S/cm after removal of the dispersant.06-03-2010
20090230361MODIFIED PLANARIZNG AGENTS AND DEVICES - A composition comprising: at least one conjugated polymer, at least one second polymer comprising repeat units represented by: (I) optionally, —[CH09-17-2009
20110073812METHOD AND DEVICE FOR DE-GASSING A LIQUID-GAS-MIXTURE - A method and a device (03-31-2011
20100163808HIGHLY CONDUCTIVE AND STABLE TRANSPARENT CONDUCTING POLYMER FILMS - The invention relates to a process for the synthesis of conducting polymer films by vapour phase polymerization. The invention relates particularly to the synthesis of polymerized thiophene films, for example poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) films.07-01-2010
20120037851PARTICLES HAVING PERMANENT DIPOLE MOMENT, FILMS INCLUDING THE PARTICLES, AND METHODS OF PREPARING THE FILMS - A particle has a permanent dipole moment, a film includes the particle, and a method of forming the film includes aligning the particle on a surface. The particle has a permanent dipole moment and includes heterogeneous materials, wherein a positive pole is located in a first material and a negative pole is located in a second material different from the first material. The method includes aligning a particle such that the particle has one dipole moment direction. The film includes the aligned particles.02-16-2012
20120305854PROCESS FOR PREPARING SUBSTITUTED PENTACENES - The invention relates to a process of preparing substituted pentacenes, to novel pentacenes prepared by this process, to the use of the novel pentacenes as semiconductors or charge transport materials in optical, electrooptical or electronic devices including field effect transistors (FETs), electroluminescent, photovoltaic and sensor devices, and to FETs and other semiconducting components or materials comprising the novel pentacenes.12-06-2012
20120305851Materials for Organic Electroluminescent Devices - The present invention relates to compounds of the formula (1) which are suitable for use in electronic devices, in particular organic electroluminescent devices, and to electronic devices which contain these compounds.12-06-2012
20120305852ELECTROLUMINESCENT POLYMERS, PROCESS FOR THE PREPARATION THEREOF, AND USE THEREOF - The present invention relates to electroluminescent polymers which comprise indenofluorenarylamine derivatives as recurring units, to a process for the preparation thereof, to blends and formulations comprising these polymers, and to the use of these polymers or blends in electronic devices, in particular in organic light-emitting diodes, so-called OLEDs.12-06-2012
20120145966ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS AND FILMS MADE THEREFROM - The present disclosure relates to electrically conductive polymer compositions, and their use in electronic devices. The compositions are an aqueous dispersion including: (i) at least one electrically conductive polymer doped with a non-fluorinated polymeric acid; (ii) at least one highly-fluorinated acid polymer; and (iii) electrically insulative oxide nanoparticles.06-14-2012
20120037852SULFONATION OF CONDUCTING POLYMERS AND OLED, PHOTOVOLTAIC, AND ESD DEVICES - Conducting polymer systems for hole injection or transport layer applications including a composition comprising: a water soluble or water dispersible regioregular polythiophene comprising (i) at least one organic substituent, and (ii) at least one sulfonate substituent comprising sulfonate sulfur bonding directly to the polythiophene backbone. The polythiophene can be water soluble, water dispersible, or water swellable. They can be self-doped. The organic substituent can be an alkoxy substituent, or an alkyl substituent. OLED, PLED, SMOLED, PV, and ESD applications can be used.02-16-2012
20100127220Process for Preparing Substituted Pentacenes - The invention relates to a process of preparing substituted pentacenes, to novel pentacenes prepared by this process, to the use of the novel pentacenes as semiconductors or charge transport materials in optical, electrooptical or electronic devices including field effect transistors (FETs), electroluminescent, photovoltaic and sensor devices, and to FETs and other semiconducting components or materials comprising the novel pentacenes.05-27-2010
20130200308POLYAMIDE PACKING SEAL FOR ALKALINE BATTERIES - Packing seals made from a polyamide composition including at least polyamide 66 and polyamide 610 for alkaline batteries, optionally fillers and/or additives are described. The packing seals can be used in particular for standard “AAA” (LR03) and “AA” (LR6) batteries.08-08-2013
20090294734Percolation Efficiency of the conductivity of electrically conductive adhesives - An electroconductive bonding material is formed as a Modified Electrically Conductive Adhesive (MECA), and consists of a resin matrix and a modified conductive filler. The resin matrix if formed by providing a thermosetting or thermoplastic resin-based polymer resin. The conductive filler is a metal filler material suitable for use as conductive filler for the resin matrix. The metal filler is modified by applying a material selected from one of halogens, pseudohalogens or their precursors.12-03-2009
20110001093FULLERENE DERIVATIVE - Disclosed is an organic photoelectric converter having a layer containing a fullerene derivative represented by the formula (1) below. (In the formula (1), m represents an integer of 1-6; n represents an integer of 1-4; p represents an integer of 0-5; r represents an integer of 0-4; and Q represents a group represented by the formula (2) or (3) below. When there are a plurality of m's, they may be the same as or different from each other. In the formulae (2) and (3), R01-06-2011
20110315933MATERIALS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICES - The present invention relates to metal complexes of the general formulae I to V, in particular as emitter molecules in organic electronic devices, to ligands of the general formulae Ia to Va, and to the use thereof for the preparation of metal complexes, to a layer and an electronic device which comprise the compounds according to the invention, and to a process for the preparation of the compounds according to the invention.12-29-2011
20110315932SELF-DOPED POLYANILINE NANOPARTICLE DISPERSIONS BASED ON BORONIC ACID-PHOSPHATE COMPLEXATION - Poly(anilineboronic acid)/phosphate nanoparticle dispersions are produced in high yields using the reactivity of the boronic acid moiety with phosphate in the presence of fluoride. The poly(anilineboronic acid)/phosphate dispersions have been characterized using spectroscopic, microscopic and electrochemical techniques. According to 12-29-2011
20110017954VINYL SULFONIC ACID, POLYMER THEREOF, AND PRODUCTION METHOD THEREOF - (1) A vinyl sulfonic acid, having a double bond content of 95 wt. % or more, and (i) a sodium (Na) content of 1 ppm or less, and (ii) a content of at least one metal selected from the group consisting of alkali earth metal and first row transition metal of 1 ppm or less. Alternatively, (2) a vinyl sulfonic acid, having a double bond content of 95 wt. % or more, and (i) a sodium (Na) content of 100 ppb or less, and (ii) a content of at least one metal selected from the group consisting of alkali earth metal and first row transition metal of 100 ppb or less. Further, a homopolymer or copolymer thereof, a production method thereof, or a thin-film distillation apparatus suited for the production thereof.01-27-2011
20090294735CONDUCTIVE POLYMER SOLUTION, ANTISTATIC COATING MATERIAL, ANTISTATIC HARD COAT LAYER, OPTICAL FILTER, CONDUCTIVE COATING FILM, ANTISTATIC TACKY ADHESIVE LAYER, PROTECTIVE MATERIAL, AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME - The conductive polymer solution of the present invention contains a π-conjugated conductive polymer, a solubilizable polymer, a phase transfer catalyst, and an organic solvent. The method for preparing a conductive polymer solution of the present invention comprises adding a phase transfer catalyst adding an organic solvent to an aqueous polymer solution prepared by dissolving the π-conjugated conductive polymer and a solubilizable polymer in water.12-03-2009
20110101282WATER-SOLUBLE SELF-ACID-DOPED POLYANILINE BLENDS - The present invention provides a water-soluble self-acid-doped polyaniline blends, comprising a 70-90% weight percentage polyaniline derivative and 10-30% weight percentage at least a water-soluble polymer. The blend can be used to produce a conductive polymer film and/or a conductive-polymer composite film. In the present invention, a water-soluble self-acid-doped polyaniline derivative is blended with a water-soluble polymer to enhance the mechanical properties and the coating-to-substrate adhesion of the electric conductive polymer film or the electric conductive-polymer composite film, and increase the conductivity of the blender. In addition, the blend containing a water-soluble self-acid-doped polyaniline of the present invention is biotoxicity-free and has free radical-capture capability. Thus it can be used as a biocompatible and conductive biomedical material.05-05-2011
20120043507BLENDS OF FULLERENE DERIVATIVES, AND USES THEREOF IN ELECTRONIC DEVICES - Disclosed are compositions of mixed fullerene derivatives with utility in organic semiconductors, and methods of making and using such compositions. In certain embodiments, the present invention relates to compositions of mixed fullerene derivatives further comprising one or more additional fullerene-based components within specified ranges. In certain other embodiments, the invention relates to methods of producing mixed fullerene derivatives of a specific composition from mixed fullerene starting materials, or pure fullerene derivatives of a specific composition from mixed fullerene derivatives. In yet other embodiments, the invention relates to semiconductors and devices comprising a composition of the invention.02-23-2012
20090314995FUNCTIONALISED DOPANTS AND CONDUCTING POLYANILINE MATERIALS, BLENDS AND PROCESS THEREFOR - Conducting polymers based on renewable resource materials are very attractive because of their wide availability and lower cost compared to petroleum based products. Here we developed a novel dopant for electrically conducting polyaniline from renewable resource cardanol, the main component of cashew nut shell liquid (CNSL). The novel dopant 2-ω-unsaturated-4-hydroxy-4′-sulfinic acid azo benzene or otherwise known as cardanol azo sulfonic acid (1) is synthesized by reaction of diazotized sulphanilic acid (4-aminophenylsulfonicacid) with cardanol under the basic condition. The new cardanol azo sulfonic acid (1) has a long alkyl chains at the 2 positions, which increases the solubility of the dopant as well as polyaniline doped materials in common solvents for many applications. The present invention essentially comprises of three steps; (a) synthesis of cardanol azo sulfonic acid dopant 1 from cardanol (b) synthesis of electrically conducting polyaniline using 1 as dopant both doping the polyaniline emeraldine base in solution and melt and in-situ polymerization of aniline in presence of 1 in various organic and aqueous combination in the interfacial, emulsion and dispersion routes (c) preparation of polyaniline/dopant 1/thermoplastics blends in solution and melt process and controlling the particle size while maintaining the good morphology. The dopant (1) consisting polyaniline emeraldine salt and its thermoplastic blends are potential materials for various applications in opto-electronic industry.12-24-2009
20090242842Conducting Polymer Synthesized with Partially Substituted Polymers as a Dopant - Disclosed herein is a method of synthesizing a conducting polymer using a polymer, having a substituent in a part thereof, as a dopant, in which a variety of polymers is substituted with a predetermined functional group to serve as a dopant such that the substituted functional group functions as the dopant of the conducting polymer, or a monomer having a substituent able to act as a dopant is copolymerized to prepare a polymer dopant having a substituent in a part thereof. The partially substituted polymer dopant used in this invention may serve as a dopant upon synthesis of the conducting polymer or upon additional doping of the synthesized polymer. Compared to a conventional monomer dopant, the polymer dopant does not emit low-molecular-weight material, and has higher solubility. Further, compared to a polymer dopant having a substituent such as a sulfonic acid group throughout, the synthesized conducting polymer can have superior mechanical properties and maximum conductivity amounting to 5×10″1 S/cm.10-01-2009
20110155963WATER-SOLUBLE ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS - Water-soluble electrically conductive polymers and a composition comprising such polymers are provided. Also, an electrically conductive layer or film formed from the composition, and articles comprising the electrically conductive layer or film are provided. The electrically conductive polymers according to the present disclosure have one or more hydrophilic side chains. Hydrophilic side chains are covalently bonded to the conductive polymers, which allow the polymer to be stable at high temperature. Thus, the stability of electrical conductivity is prolonged. Depending on the concentration of hydrophilic side chains, the conductivity may be changed. The hydrophilic side chains provide a successful way to fabricate a ductile film exhibiting tunable conductivity. Furthermore, high levels of surface-resistance uniformity can be achieved in the field of coating technology that uses eco-friendly water-based solvents to uniformly and quickly coat the conductive polymer on to plastic film surfaces.06-30-2011
20110155962ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS WITH ENHANCED CONDUCTIVITY - An electrically conductive polymer linked to conductive nanoparticle is provided. The conductive polymer can include conductive monomers and one or more monomers in the conductive polymer can be linked to a conductive nanoparticle and can include a polymerizable moiety so that it can be incorporated into a polymer chain. The electrically conductive monomer can include a 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene as a conductive monomer. The electrically conductive polymer having the conductive nanoparticle can be prepared into an electrically conductive layer or film for use in electronic devices.06-30-2011
20100301277Imidazole Derivatives and Their use as Dopants for Doping an Organic Semiconductor Matrix Material - The present invention relates to imidazole derivatives and their use as dopants for doping an organic semiconductor matrix material, organic semiconductor materials and electronic or optoelectronic structural elements.12-02-2010
20120056133METHOD OF MANUFACTURING ELECTRODE FOR ELECTRICAL-DISCHARGE SURFACE TREATMENT, AND ELECTRODE FOR ELECTRICAL-DISCHARGE SURFACE TREATMENT - An electrode for electrical-discharge surface treatment is made of a compact obtained by forming metal powder, metal compound powder, or conductive ceramics powder. Pulsed discharges between the electrode and a work in a working fluid or in air cause a film to form at the surface of the work, the film being made of a material of the electrode or made of a substance with which the material of the electrode reacts. A resistance of a surface of the electrode measured using a four-terminal method ranges from 5×1003-08-2012
20120007026TETRAZINE MONOMERS AND COPOLYMERS FOR USE IN ORGANIC ELECTRONIC DEVICES - Copolymers of formula (I):01-12-2012
20090294733Process for improved electrospinning using a conductive web - A process for producing a composite conductive fibrous material is provided which includes the steps of providing a conductive fibrous web and supporting the conductive fibrous web with a nonconductive support member. A polymer stream is provided and a voltage is established between the conductive fibrous web and the polymer stream. In this manner, the polymer stream is attracted to the conductive web. Nanofibers are produced by the polymer stream and collected on the conductive web.12-03-2009
20120012795STABILIZED COMPOSITIONS OF CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS AND PARTIALLY FLUORINATED ACID POLYMERS - There is provided an electrically conductive polymer composition. The composition includes an electrically conductive polymer and a partially-fluorinated acid polymer. At least 50% of acid protons on the partially-fluorinated acid polymer are replaced with cations. The cations can be inorganic cations, organic cations, and combinations thereof.01-19-2012
20090230360Latent Curing Agent - An aluminum chelate-based latent curing agent, which can cure a thermosetting epoxy resin at a relatively low temperature in a short time, is made latent by reacting a silsesquioxane-type oxetane derivative with an aluminum chelating agent in the presence of an alicyclic epoxy compound, and then further reacting the resultant mixture with a liquid epoxy resin and an imidazole compound or with an aromatic vinyl compound and a radical polymerization initiator.09-17-2009
20120153230METHOD FOR PRODUCING LATENT CURING AGENT - A latent curing agent formed by holding an imidazole compound in porous resin particles is produced by emulsifying an oil phase obtained by dissolving a polyfunctional isocyanate compound in an organic solvent in an amount of 1.5 to 5 times by mass the amount of polyfunctional isocyanate compound in an aqueous phase obtained by dissolving a water-soluble polypeptide and a surfactant in water, then subjecting the emulsion to interfacial polymerization, adding a proteolytic enzyme to carry out an enzyme degradation treatment, then recovering the porous resin particles, and making an imidazole compound solution permeate into the recovered porous resin particles.06-21-2012
20110049435Optical film having antistatic layer, polarizing plate and image display device - An optical film includes a transparent support and at least one antistatic layer formed from a composition containing an electrically conductive polymer, a polyfunctional monomer having two or more polymerizable groups, at least one compound selected from a compound represented by the formula (1) as defined herein, a compound represented by the formula (2) as defined herein and a trivalent phosphorus compound, and a photopolymerization initiator.03-03-2011
20110049434POLYVINYL ACETAL RESIN COMPOSITION - It is an object of the present invention to provide a polyvinyl acetal resin composition capable of giving a ceramic green sheet which has sufficient flexibility and is hardly damaged even when being formed into a thin film, when the polyvinyl acetal resin composition is used as a binder for a ceramic green sheet. It is another object of the present invention to provide a ceramic slurry, a ceramic paste, a ceramic green sheet, a conductive paste and an interlayer film for laminated glass for automobiles, each produced by using the polyvinyl acetal resin composition.03-03-2011
20110049433METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION OF CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS - The present invention relates to a novel process for preparing an aqueous or nonaqueous dispersion or solution comprising at least one conductive polymer and at least one polyanion, characterized in that the polymerization is performed with ultrasound irradiation, to aqueous or nonaqueous dispersions prepared by this process and to the use thereof.03-03-2011
20110049432SOLUBLE CONDUCTIVE POLYMER AND METHOD FOR PREPARING SAME - Disclosed is a conductive polymer, which is doped with an acid and has a weight-average molecular weight of 5,000 or less when provided in the form of a base type, with a solubility of 3% or more in a polar organic solvent. Because the conductive polymer is soluble in various polar organic solvents, the solvent may be freely selected depending on the end use of the conductive polymer and thus the conductive polymer has a very wide range of industrial applications. A method of preparing the conductive polymer is also provided, which is simple and generates a small amount of wastewater and thus reduces the preparation cost and is environmentally friendly.03-03-2011
20110049431ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to electrically conductive polymer compositions, and their use in organic electronic devices. The electrically conductive polymer compositions include an intrinsically conductive polymer having at least one monomer unit derived from Formula I:03-03-2011
20110049430METHOD FOR MAKING POLYMER, COATING ELECTRODE, AND ASSOCIATED POLYMER AND ELECTRODE - A method is provided, comprising: copolymerizing a monomer comprising at least two amide groups, a monomer of formula (a)03-03-2011
20120305853SEMICONDUCTING POLYMERS - The invention relates to novel polymers containing repeating units based on benzodithiophene or derivatives thereof, monomers and methods for their preparation, their use as semiconductors in organic electronic (OE) devices, especially in organic photovoltaic (OPV) devices, and to OE and OPV devices comprising these polymers.12-06-2012
20090309071Emulsions of Ionic Liquids - The present teachings provide emulsions using ionic liquids for separation of biomolecules and related methods, compositions, and devices.12-17-2009
20110095235CONDUCTIVE PARTICLE, ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE INTERCONNECTION MATERIAL THAT USES THE CONDUCTIVE PARTICLE, AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE CONDUCTIVE PARTICLE - There is disclosed a conductive particle used for an anisotropic conductive connection material for establishing conductive interconnection between e.g. a substrate and an electrical component. The conductive particle includes a base particle (04-28-2011
20090218548Electroconductive polymer material, producing method of electroconductive polymer material and electrode material - An electro-conductive polymer material of the present invention is formed by forming a at least one layer 09-03-2009
20130009104AMMONIUM ALKYLPHOSPHATE CONTAINING INTERMEDIATE TRANSFER MEMBERS - An intermediate transfer member that includes a mixture of a polyamideimide, an ammonium alkylphosphate, an optional polysiloxane, and an optional conductive filler.01-10-2013
20080265216OXOCARBON-, PSEUDOOXOCARBON- AND RADIALENE COMPOUNDS AND THEIR USE - The present invention relates to oxocarbon-, pseudooxocarbon- and radialene compounds as well as to their use as doping agent for doping an organic semiconductive matrix material, as blocker material, as charge injection layer, as electrode material as well as organic semiconductor, as well as electronic components and organic semiconductive materials using them.10-30-2008
20100096596BIPHASIC INKS - A biphasic ink comprises a plurality of attractive particles, a plurality of repulsive particles, and a carrier liquid.04-22-2010
20090278093Polymers Comprising Fused Selenophene - The invention relates to polymers comprising fused selenophene rings, to their use as semiconductors or charge transport materials in optical, electrooptical or electronic devices, and to optical, electrooptical or electronic devices comprising them.11-12-2009
20110089380Fullerene Multi-Adduct Compositions - One aspect of the invention relates to compositions comprising one or more fullerene derivatives that comprise one or more covalent addends. In certain embodiments, the fullerene derivatives are selected from the group consisting of methanofullerene derivatives, Prato adduct fullerene derivatives, Diels-Alder fullerene derivatives, diazoline fullerene derivatives, Bingel fullerene derivatives, ketolactam fullerene derivatives, and azafulleroid fullerene derivatives. In certain embodiments, the fullerenes are C60 or C70 or a mixture thereof. The invention also relates to semiconductors, photodiodes, solar cells, photodectectors, and transistors comprising one or more fullerene derivatives that comprise one or more covalent addends.04-21-2011
20120119157THIOPHENE DERIVATIVE, METHOD FOR PRODUCING SAME, AND POLYMER OF THIOPHENE DERIVATIVE - A novel polymer which has high solubility and good processability and is suitable as an electrically conductive material, and a novel compound which is a starting material of the polymer. The novel compound to be used as a starting material is a thiophene derivative represented by formula (I) shown below,05-17-2012
20120119156ALUMINUM CHELATE LATENT CURING AGENT - A novel aluminum chelate latent curing agent that can cure a glycidyl ether epoxy compound at a lower temperature and more quickly than an aluminum chelate latent curing agent produced by emulsification and interfacial polymerization of a polyfunctional isocyanate in the presence of both a radical polymerizable monomer, such as divinyl benzene, and a radical polymerization initiator, is micro-encapsulated in a core-shell form, wherein an aluminum chelate curing agent and a cationic polymerizable compound are included in a capsule formed from an interfacial polymerization product of a polyfunctional isocyanate.05-17-2012
20120126179MATERIALS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICES - The present invention relates to 4,4′-substituted spirobifluorenes which are suitable, owing to excellent properties, as functional materials in organic electroluminescent devices. In addition, the present invention relates to a process for the preparation of 4,4′-substituted spirobifluorenes and to the use of these compounds in organic electroluminescent devices.05-24-2012
20120126180NOVEL MATERIALS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICES - The present invention relates to substituted benz[a]anthracene derivatives, to the preparation and use thereof in organic electroluminescent devices, and to organic electroluminescent devices, in particular blue-emitting devices, in which these compounds are used as matrix material or dopant in the emitting layer and/or as hole-transport material and/or as electron-transport material.05-24-2012
20120248381RESIN COMPOSITION AND MOLDED ARTICLE MADE OF THE SAME - A resin composition of a polyarylate resin (A), a polycarbonate resin (B) and an acrylonitrile-styrene copolymer (C), wherein the mass proportions of the components simultaneously satisfy the following condition (I) and the following formula (II):10-04-2012
20120248380NANOWIRE INK SOLUTION AND METHOD OF FORMING THE INK SOLUTION - Provided is a method of manufacturing a nanowire and a nanowire device using a nanowire ink solution. The nanowire ink solution includes nanowires having two or more sizes.10-04-2012
20100207071METHOD OF SELECTIVELY CONTROLLING SURFACE PROPERTIES OF THERMOPLASTIC POLYMER ARTICLES - The present disclosure relates to thermoplastic polymer articles, and methods of making and/or selectively controlling surface properties of the same. The article includes a bulk thermoplastic polymer, and a cap layer formed in-situ thereon. A resin formulation used to form the articles includes the bulk polymer in an amount ranging from about 80 wt. % to about 99.5 wt. %, and a polymer additive (which forms the cap layer) in an amount ranging from about 0.5 wt. % to about 20 wt. %. The bulk polymer viscosity ranges from about 5 to about 1000 times higher than the polymer additive viscosity, and the polymer additive is immiscible in the bulk polymer. A predetermined surface property of the polymer additive, which is not inherent in the bulk polymer, is imparted to the cap layer, and thus to the article.08-19-2010
20100207073ELECTRO-OSMOTIC DISPLAYS AND MATERIALS FOR MAKING THE SAME - Disclosed herein are novel electrophoretic displays and materials useful in fabricating such displays. In particular, novel encapsulated displays are disclosed. Particles encapsulated therein are dispersed within a suspending, or electrophoretic, fluid. This fluid may be a mixture of two or more fluids or may be a single fluid. The displays may further comprise particles dispersed in a suspending fluid, wherein the particles contain a liquid. In either case, the suspending fluid may have a density or refractive index substantially matched to that of the particles dispersed therein. Finally, also disclosed herein are electro-osmotic displays. These displays comprise at least one capsule containing either a cellulosic or gel-like internal phase and a liquid phase, or containing two or more immiscible fluids. Application of electric fields to any of the electrophoretic displays described herein affects an optical property of the display.08-19-2010
20100207072USE OF RYLENE DERIVATIVES AS ACTIVE COMPONENTS IN SOLAR CELLS AND PHOTODETECTORS - The present invention relates to the use of compounds of the general formula (I)08-19-2010
20120168685METHOD OF POST-TREATING CONDUCTIVE FILM AND CONDUCTIVE FILM USING THE SAME - Disclosed is a method of post-treating a conductive film by oxidizing the conductive film using dipping or spraying with an acid solution, so that the band gap of the conductive polymer is decreased, thus increasing the transmittance and electrical conductivity of the conductive film.07-05-2012
20120168684PROCESS FOR SINTERING NANOPARTICLES AT LOW TEMPERATURES - Provided is a process for low temperature sintering of a pattern on a substrate.07-05-2012
20120313051BINDER COMPOSITION FOR MANUFACTURING ELECTRODE OF ENERGY STORAGE DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING ELECTRODE OF ENERGY STORAGE DEVICE - Disclosed herein are a binder composition for manufacturing an electrode of an energy storage device and a method for manufacturing an electrode of an energy storage device. The binder composition includes galactomannan as a major component and may exhibit sufficient binding force with a considerably small amount, as compared to binders in the related art. When the binder composition disclosed herein is used to manufacture an energy storage device having the same weight as that manufactured using the binder in the related art, the energy storage device may contain a greater amount of active material, compared to the binder in the related art. Consequently, beneficial effects such as improvement in an energy density as well as eco-friendly characteristics may be rendered.12-13-2012
20120248379POLY(AMIC ACID AMIDEIMIDE) INTERMEDIATE TRANSFER MEMBERS - An intermediate transfer member includes a poly(amic acid amideimide), or a mixture of a poly(amic acid amideimide), a phosphate ester, an optional polysiloxane, and an optional conductive filler component.10-04-2012
20120211702Electrically Conducting Polymer And Copolymer Compositions, Methods For Making Same And Applications Therefor - The present invention relates generally to substituted polyaniline polymer/copolymer compositions, suitable slats thereof and uses therefore. In one embodiment, the present invention relates to conductive substituted polyaniline polymer/copolymer compositions, suitable slats thereof and uses therefore. In still another embodiment, the present invention relates to self-protonated substituted polyaniline polymer/copolymer compositions, suitable slats thereof and uses therefore. In yet another embodiment, the present invention relates to self-protonated sulfonic acid- or boric acid-substituted polyaniline polymer/copolymer compositions, suitable slats thereof and uses therefore. In still another embodiment, the one or more various polyaniline polymer/copolymer compositions of the present invention are both biodegradable and conducting polymer compositions.08-23-2012
20090057621ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE COMPOSITIONS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE THEREOF - Disclosed herein is a method of manufacturing an electrically conductive composition comprising reducing the viscosity of a molten masterbatch to form a reduced viscosity molten masterbatch; and mixing the reduced viscosity molten masterbatch with a polymer to form the electrically conductive composition. Disclosed herein too is a method of manufacturing an electrically conductive composition comprising mixing a molten masterbatch with a first polymer in a first extruder, wherein the first polymer has a melt viscosity that is lower than the melt viscosity of the molten masterbatch; reducing the melt viscosity of the molten masterbatch to form a reduced viscosity molten masterbatch; and mixing the reduced viscosity molten masterbatch with a second polymer in a second extruder to form the electrically conductive composition.03-05-2009
20090057620POLYMER-NANOPARTICLE COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING SAME - Disclosed are polymer nanoparticle compositions comprising a film comprising an at least partially electrically conductive oligomer, polymer, or copolymer, and at least one nanoparticle at least partially disposed therein, wherein the at least partially electrically conductive oligomer, polymer, or copolymer is in electrical communication with the nanoparticle. Also disclosed are methods of making and using the polymer nanoparticle compositions.03-05-2009
20100051879Functionalized Boron Nitride Nanotubes - A plasma treatment has been used to modify the surface of BNNTs. In one example, the surface of the BNNT has been modified using ammonia plasma to include amine functional groups. Amine functionalization allows BNNTs to be soluble in chloroform, which had not been possible previously. Further functionalization of amine-functionalized BNNTs with thiol-terminated organic molecules has also been demonstrated. Gold nanoparticles have been self-assembled at the surface of both amine- and thiol-functionalized boron nitride Nanotubes (BNNTs) in solution. This approach constitutes a basis for the preparation of highly functionalized BNNTs and for their utilization as nanoscale templates for assembly and integration with other nanoscale materials.03-04-2010
20120175566BRANCHED POLYDIORGANOSILOXANE POLYAMIDE COPOLYMERS - Branched polydiorganosiloxane polyamide, block copolymers and methods of making the copolymers are provided. The method of making the copolymers involves reacting one or more amine compounds including at least one polyamine with a precursor having at least one polydiorganosiloxane segment and at least two ester groups.07-12-2012
20120175565POLYMER COATINGS CONTAINING CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS - The present invention relates to coatings containing conductive polymers and anhydric compounds, to the production and use thereof and also to dispersions for producing coatings of this type.07-12-2012
20120175564CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITION AND CONDUCTIVE FILM PREPARED FROM THE COMPOSITION - Disclosed is a conductive polymer composition including a conductive polymer, a dopant, a solvent, and a thixotropic agent. The conductive polymer composition includes the thixotropic agent in lieu of a binder, so that the viscosity of the conductive polymer composition is high and the electrical conductivity thereof is superior. The thixotropic agent can reversibly change the viscosity by expansion and shrinkage, thus adjusting the viscosity of the conductive polymer composition depending on the end uses.07-12-2012
20120313050Transparent static dissipative coating compostitions - A method of preparing an electrostatic dissipative composition that includes combining a conductive polymer; a crosslinkable polymer, and a crosslinking agent to form a fluidized dispersion, and providing the fluidized dispersion with a pH of about 7 to 9 to form the electrostatic discharge composition.12-13-2012
20100270509VINYLIDENE FLUORIDE BASED POLYMER POWDER AND USE THEREOF - A method for producing a vinylidene fluoride based polymer powder having a high molecular weight and excellent solubility in an organic solvent, which is useful as an electrode binder for nonaqueous cells, is provided. Methods for producing an NMP solution and an electrode mixture are also provided.10-28-2010
20100270507TUNABLE CONDUCTING POLYMER NANOSTRUCTURES - A method for producing a polymer comprising reacting a fluoride and a monomer having a boronic acid moiety, or a salt thereof, in acidic aqueous solution and/or in an aliphatic alcohol. Polymerization occurs with the addition of an oxidizing agent. The method may further comprise the step of purification of the polymer by centrifugation with 0.5 M HCl and/or dispersion of the polymer in a solvent. The polymer has a morphology tunable by changing the solvent.10-28-2010
20120074360Organic Electronic Material, Ink Composition Containing Same, and Organic Thin Film, Organic Electronic Element, Organic Electroluminescent Element, Lighting Device, and Display Device Formed Therewith - Provided are: an organic electronic material which can be easily multilayered and that can be used in substrates, such as resin, that cannot be processed at high temperatures; an ink composition containing the same; an organic thin film formed using said organic electronic material or said ink composition; and an organic electronic element and an organic EL element that are formed using said organic thin film and that have a superior luminous efficacy and emission lifespan than conventional elements. Specifically, provided are: an organic electronic material that is characterized by containing an oligomer or a polymer having a structure that branches into three or more directions and has at least one polymerizable substituent; an ink composition containing said organic electronic material; and an organic thin film prepared using the aforementioned organic electronic material. Further, provided are an organic electronic element and an organic electroluminescent element containing said organic thin film.03-29-2012
20120313052FLUORANTHENE POLYMER COMPOUND - A polymer compound comprising a constitutional unit represented by the formula (1):12-13-2012
20120313049SILANE-CONTAINING PIGMENT PARTICLES FOR ELECTROPHORETIC DISPLAY - The present invention is directed to an electrophoretic display fluid, in particular, pigment particles dispersed in a solvent or solvent mixture, and methods for their preparation. The pigment particles generated, according to the present invention, are stable in solvent under an electric field and can improve the performance of an electrophoretic display.12-13-2012
20120119154Electroconductive Coating Composition And Process For Production Of Electroconductive Coating Film - Provided is an electroconductive coating composition which is soluble in solvent and exhibits excellent proccessability, and the electric conductivity of which rarely lowers even under high temperature conditions. An electroconductive coating composition (A) characterized by containing both a substituted polythiophene (P) and a dopant (D), said substituted polythiophene (P) being a polythiophene in which at least some of the thiophene repeating unit are each a thiophene repeating unit (α) which is substituted at the 3-position and/or the 4-position of a thiophene ring by (a) a polyether group that comprises 1 to 9 C2-4 oxyalkylene group repeating units and that has a C1-15 alkoxy group at one terminal, (b) an alkoxy group, (c) an alkoxyalkyl group, or (d) an alkyl group that is substituted or unsubstituted by the polyether group (a).05-17-2012
20090020731 EFFICIENT PROCESS OF VULCANIZATION OF NONCONJUGATED CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS INCLUDING RUBBERS - Nonconjugated conductive polymers, which are all polymers that have a ratio of double bonds to total bonds of less than ½ are doped with iodine to produce compositions with unexpected characteristics in this invention. The mechanical and elastomeric properties of a nonconjugated polymer can be enhanced by doping the polymer with an electron acceptor such as iodine, in order to cure the polymer. Among the nonconjugated polymers are the cis-1,4-polyisoprene, cis-1,4 polybutadiene, styrene-butadiene copolymers (SBR), ethylene-propylene-diene monomer and poly (β-pinene). A heated mixture of iodine and sulfur produces a faster rate of vulcanization of rubber than using sulfur alone.01-22-2009
20090020730A DOPANT SOLUTION FOR AN ELECTROCONDUCTIVE POLYMER, AN OXIDANT AND DOPANT SOLUTION FOR AN ELECTROCONDUCTIVE POLYMER, AN ELECTROCONDUCTIVE COMPOSITION AND A SOLID ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITOR - The present invention provides: a dopant solution for an electroconductive polymer characterized in that it comprises at least one selected from the group consisting of alkylamine salts and imidazole salts of benzene skeleton sulfonic acids and naphthalene skeleton sulfonic acids, having at least one OH group and at least one sulfonate group, at a concentration of 40 mass % or more; an oxidant and dopant solution for an electroconductive polymer including a mixture of the organic salt of the dopant as mentioned above, and a persulfate organic salt as an oxidant; an electroconductive composition including an electroconductive polymer prepared by using the oxidant and dopant solution as mentioned above; and solid electrolytic capacitor using the electroconductive composition as a solid electrolyte. The electroconductive composition has an improved electric conductivity, and the solid electrolytic capacitor has an improved reliability for a long time.01-22-2009
20120256137COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTING COMPOUNDS - The present invention relates to novel compositions comprising an organic semiconductor (OSC) and a wetting agent, to their use as inks for the preparation of organic electronic (OE) devices, especially organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells and organic light emitting diode (OLED) devices, to methods for preparing OE devices using the novel compositions, and to OE devices, especially OLED devices and OPV cells prepared from such methods and compositions. The efficiency of an OE device with the inclusion of 1% volatile surfactant was 13.5 cd/A at 100 cd/m210-11-2012
20120256136Nitrile Solvent Composistions for Inkjet Printing of Organic Layers - A liquid composition (e.g., inkjet fluid) for forming an organic layer of an organic electronic device (e.g., an OLED). The liquid composition comprises a small molecule organic semiconductor material mixed in an aromatic solvent. The aromatic solvent, when left as a residue in the organic layer, is capable of presenting relatively reduced resistivity to charge transport or facilitating charge transport in the organic layer that is deposited, as compared to other conventional solvents. In certain embodiments, the aromatic solvent compound has the following formula: wherein R represents one or more optional substituents on the benzene ring, wherein each R is independently an aliphatic group containing from 1-15 carbon atoms; and wherein X is a substitution group that contains an electron-withdrawing group selected from nitrile, sulfonyl, or trifluoromethyl.10-11-2012
20120256135ELECTRORHEOLOGICAL FLUIDS AND METHODS - Electrorheological fluids and methods include changes in liquid-like materials that can flow like milk and subsequently form solid-like structures under applied electric fields; e.g., about 1 kV/mm. Such fluids can be used in various ways as smart suspensions, including uses in automotive, defense, and civil engineering applications. Electrorheological fluids and methods include one or more polar molecule substituted polyhedral silsesquioxanes (e.g., sulfonated polyhedral silsesquioxanes) and one or more oils (e.g., silicone oil), where the fluid can be subjected to an electric field.10-11-2012
20120256134FORMULATIONS INCLUDING NANOPARTICLES - The present invention relates to a formulation comprising a medium, one or more stabilizers, and one or more particles comprising nanoparticles included within a host material. In certain embodiments, a stabilizer comprises a HALS stabilizer. In certain embodiments, a stabilizer comprises a UVA stabilizer. In certain embodiments, the formulation includes a HALS stabilizer and a UVA stabilizer. In certain embodiments, nanoparticles have light-emissive properties. Other embodiments relate to a powder obtainable from a formulation of the invention, a composition including a powder of the invention, a coating comprising a formulation of the invention, and products and applications including a particle of the invention. In preferred embodiments, a nanoparticle comprises a semiconductor nanocrystal. In certain embodiments, a host material comprises a polymer. In certain embodiments, a host material comprises an inorganic material. A raw batch formulation and particle obtainable therefrom is also disclosed.10-11-2012
20120261620FUNCTIONALIZED CARBON NANOTUBES EXHIBITING ENHANCED SOLUBILITY AND METHODS OF MAKING - Functionalized carbon nanotubes and dispersions containing functionalized carbon nanotubes are provided. Exemplary functionalized carbon nanotubes include optionally substituted indene-based moieties. Methods of making functionalized carbon nanotubes and dispersions containing functionalized carbon nanotubes are provided. Methods of making conductive carbon nanotube dispersions, including films, are provided. Such methods include heating carbon nanotubes in a solvent in the absence of externally applied energy, to obtain an adduct that includes the solvent moiety bound to the carbon nanotube. Where the solvent includes an indene-based compound, the carbon nanotube thus prepared includes optionally indene-based moieties bound to the carbon nanotubes.10-18-2012
20120228554MATERIALS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICES - The present invention relates to fluorene derivatives and to electronic devices in which these compounds are used as matrix material in the emitting layer and/or as hole-transport material and/or as electron-blocking or exciton-blocking material and/or as electron-transport material.09-13-2012
20100327232ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE FILM - An anisotropic conductive film 12-30-2010
20110037029Copolymer-associated nanomaterial - A nanomaterial can include an outer layer including a ligand. The ligand can include a first monomer unit including a first moiety having affinity for a surface of the nanocrystal, a second monomer unit including a second moiety having a high water solubility, and a third monomer unit including a third moiety having a selectively reactive functional group or a selectively binding functional group. The ligand can be a random copolymer.02-17-2011
20110037028FLAME RETARDANT COMPOSITION - A curable epoxy resin composition comprising at least one oxazolidone-modified epoxy resin which is the reaction product of an epoxy resin and an isocyanate, at least one maleimide, at least one cyanate ester, and optionally at least one non-oxazolidone containing epoxy resin, wherein at least one component of the composition comprises halogen or phosphorous to provide flame retardancy to the cured composition, a method of making the composition and methods of making a prepreg and an electrical laminate using the composition.02-17-2011
20120298924METHOD OF PRODUCING THERMOELECTRIC MATERIAL - A process for manufacturing a thermoelectric material having a plurality of grains and grain boundaries. The process includes determining a material composition to be investigated for the thermoelectric material and then determining a range of values of grain size and/or grain boundary barrier height obtainable for the material composition using current state of the art manufacturing techniques. Thereafter, a range of figure of merit values for the material composition is determined as a function of the range of values of grain size and/or grain boundary barrier height. And finally, a thermoelectric material having the determined material composition and an average grain size and grain boundary barrier height corresponding to the maximum range of figure of merit values is manufactured.11-29-2012
20110226998ELECTROWETTING ELEMENTS - A dye for a fluid of an electrowetting element, the dye having a general formula selected from the group consisting of:09-22-2011
20120319052COMPOUNDS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to compounds of the formula (1) or (2) and to the use thereof in electronic devices, and to electronic devices which comprise these compounds. The invention furthermore relates to the preparation of the compounds of the formula (1) or (2) and to formulations comprising one or more compounds of the formula (1) or (2).12-20-2012
20110240927CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITION AND CONDUCTIVE FILM FORMED USING THE SAME - Disclosed herein is a conductive polymer composition, including: a conductive polymer; a liquid crystal polymer; and a solvent. The conductive polymer has excellent conductivity properties because it including a liquid crystal polymer which serves as a binder and has high molecular regularity.10-06-2011
20110248219METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING A SUBMILLIMETRIC ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE GRID COATED WITH AN OVERGRID, AND SUBMILLIMETRIC ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE GRID COATED WITH AN OVERGRID - A method of manufacturing a submillimetric electroconductive grid coated with an overgrid on a substrate includes: the production of a mask having submillimetric openings by the deposition of a solution of colloidal polymeric nanoparticles that are stabilized and dispersed in a solvent, the polymeric particles having a glass transition temperature T10-13-2011
20110253945DISPERSION OF CARBON MATERIAL AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING SAME - The invention is directed to a carbon material dispersion, including: a fluorinated carbon material having a fluorinated surface formed by bringing a treatment gas with a fluorine concentration of 0.01 to 100 vol % into contact with a carbon material under conditions at 150 to 600° C.; and a dispersion medium in which the fluorinated carbon material is dispersed.10-20-2011
20120326093HIGHLY SOLUBLE CARBON NANOTUBES WITH ENHANCED CONDUCTIVITY - New methods for preparing carbon nanotube films having enhanced properties are provided. The method broadly provides reacting carbon nanotubes (CNTs) and compounds comprising a polyaromatic moieties in the presence a strong acid. During the reaction process, the polyaromatic moieties noncovalently bond with the carbon nanotubes. Additionally, the functionalizing moieties are further functionalized by the strong acid. This dual functionalization allows the CNTs to be dispersed at concentrations greater than 0.5 g/L in solution without damaging their desirable electronic and physical properties. The resulting solutions are stable on the shelf for months without observable bundling, and can be incorporated into solutions for printing conductive traces by a variety of means, including inkjet, screen, flexographic, gravure printing, or spin and spray coating.12-27-2012
20100230639OLIGOANILINE COMPOUND - Any of the oligoaniline compounds with a triphenylamine structure represented by the formula (1) exhibits satisfactory light emitting efficiency and brightness performance when used in either an OLED device or a PLED device and is further satisfactory in the solubility in organic solvents so as to be applicable to various coating methods.09-16-2010
20100230638Sealant for One Drop Fill Process, Transfer Material, and Liquid Crystal Display Element - The present invention aims to provide a sealant for one drop fill process, having an excellent pot life, hardly contaminating a liquid crystal, making it possible to produce a liquid crystal display device with high quality display images, and also provide a transfer material and a liquid crystal display element.09-16-2010
20120319053SILICON NANOPARTICLE DISPERSIONS - Polymer-inorganic particle blends are incorporated into structures generally involving interfaces with additional materials that can be used advantageously for forming desirable devices. In some embodiments, the structures are optical structures, and the interfaces are optical interfaces. The different materials at the interface can have differences in index-of-refraction to yield desired optical properties at the interface. In some embodiments, structures are formed with periodic variations in index-of-refraction. In particular, photonic crystals can be formed. Suitable methods can be used to form the desired structures.12-20-2012
20120319054SEMICONDUCTOR NANOCRYSTALS HETEROSTRUCTURES - A semiconductor nanocrystal heterostructure has a core of a first semiconductor material surrounded by an overcoating of a second semiconductor material. Upon excitation, one carrier can be substantially confined to the core and the other carrier can be substantially confined to the overcoating.12-20-2012
20120280182METHOD FOR HEATING A FIBER-REINFORCED POLYMER ARTICLE - The present invention concerns a method for heating a polymer article reinforced with electrically conductive embedded fibers, comprising the steps of applying an outer, electrically non-conductive coating so as to cover exposed electrically conductive fibers, and irradiating the coated, fiber-reinforced thermosetting polymer article with microwaves within a predetermined frequency range so as to heat up the coated, fiber-reinforced thermosetting polymer article by dielectric heating.11-08-2012
20110278505POLYANILINE/C-MWNT NANOCOMPOSITE - The invention discloses a polyaniline/c-MWNT produced by carboxylating at least one carbon nanotube to form at least one carboxylic carbon nanotube; mixing the at least one carboxylic carbon nanotube with a solvent to form a first carbon nanotube solution; mixing at least one aniline monomer with the first carbon nanotube solution to form a second carbon nanotube solution; mixing an ammonium persulfate solution with the second carbon nanotube solution to form a third carbon nanotube solution; air-extracting and filtering the third carbon nanotube solution to obtain the polyaniline/c-MWNT nanocompo site; cleaning and baking the polyaniline/c-MWNT nanocomposite.11-17-2011
20110284802COMPOSITE CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITION, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, SOLUTION CONTAINING THE COMPOSITION, USE OF THE COMPOSITION - The purpose is to provide a technique which enables various kinds of conductive polymer composition to be dissolved in an organic solvent and to be used to form a conductive membrane on a target portion easily. Provided is a composite conductive polymer composition, a method of manufacturing the same, and a solution obtained by dissolving the composition in a alcohol-based, glycol-based, or ether-based solvent. The composition is obtained by doping a π-conjugated polymer (β) with a polymer compound (A), wherein the polymer compound (A) is obtained from (a-1) a monomer having a sulfonic acid group and a polymerizable vinyl group in an amount of 20 to 75 mol %, (a-2) a polar monomer having a hydrophilic group and a polymerizable vinyl group in an amount of 20 to 80 mol %, and (a-3) another polymerizable monomer in an amount of 0 to 20 mol %, and the π-conjugated polymer (β) is obtained from a monomer compound selected from the formulas (I) to (III)11-24-2011
20120326095POLYMER COMPOUND, METHOD FOR PRODUCING SAME, AND LIGHT-EMITTING ELEMENT USING THE POLYMER COMPOUND - A polymer compound comprising a constitutional unit represented by the following formula (1-1) and/or formula (2-1);12-27-2012
20120326096THERMOELECTRIC MATERIALS COMBINING INCREASED POWER FACTOR AND REDUCED THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY - A thermoelectric material and a method of forming a thermoelectric material are provided. The method of forming a thermoelectric material includes providing at least one compound fabricated by a first technique and having a first power factor and a first thermal conductivity. The method further includes modifying a spatial structure of the at least one compound by a second technique different from the first technique. The modified at least one compound has a plurality of portions separated from one another by a plurality of boundaries. The plurality of portions include one or more portions having a second power factor not less than the first power factor, and the modified at least one compound has a second thermal conductivity less than the first thermal conductivity.12-27-2012
20120091399POLYMER COATINGS WITH IMPROVED UV AND HEAT STABILITY - The present invention relates to coatings comprising electrically conductive polymers and flavones, their production and use, and dispersions for the production of such coatings.04-19-2012
20120286214RESIN ELECTRODE PASTE AND ELECTRONIC COMPONENT WITH RESIN ELECTRODE FORMED USING THE SAME - A resin electrode paste characterized by rapid drying of solvent and efficient formation of a electrode with high shape accuracy contains conductive material powder, solvent, and dissolved in the solvent, a first resin having a softening point maintaining a solid state at the drying temperature and 10 to 40 weight % of the combined resins of a second resin having a softening point at least 45° C. lower and which is liquid at the drying heating temperature. The conductive powder is dispersed in a cured resin by removing solvent by heating and curing the resin. An electronic component a surface resin electrode formed with the resin electrode paste is described.11-15-2012
20120326094CONDUCTIVE POLYMER, CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITION, CONDUCTIVE POLYMER LAYER, AND ORGANIC PHOTOELECTRIC DEVICE INCLUDING THE CONDUCTIVE POLYMER LAYER - A conductive polymer, a conductive polymer composition, a conductive polymer layer, and an organic photoelectric device including the conductive polymer layer, the conductive polymer being doped with a polyacid copolymer, the polyacid copolymer being represented by the following Chemical Formula 1:12-27-2012
20120286213CARBON BLACKS-FREE SULFUR-VULCANISED ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE RUBBER BLENDS - A practical and environmentally-friendly method, i.e. the high temperature-mechanical mixing by using an internal mixing device and a two-roll open milling device is used to produce the carbon blacks-free electrically conductive sulfur-vulcanised rubber blends of solid poly(butadiene-co-acrylonitrile) and solid sulfonic acid doped polyaniline. The addition of sulfur vulcanisation system does not affect the electrical properties of the vulcanised blends. All vulcanised blends prepared by using this method show useful electrical conductivities up to the order of 1011-15-2012
20130015409GRAPHENE OXIDE SHEET, ARTICLE CONTAINING GRAPHENE-CONTAINING SUBSTANCE PRODUCED BY REDUCING THE GRAPHENE OXIDE SHEET, AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION OF THE GRAPHENE OXIDE SHEETAANM Fugetsu; BunshiAACI Sapporo-shiAACO JPAAGP Fugetsu; Bunshi Sapporo-shi JP - [Means for solving]01-17-2013
20130168609ANALYTE SENSOR - Matrix materials, such as sol-gels and polymers derivatives to contain a redox active material can be used to form electrodes and probes suitable for use in pH meters and other analyte sensing devices.07-04-2013
20120241683Dihalogen Indolocarbazole Monomers and Poly(Indolocarbazoles) - Monomers and polymers based on dihalogen indolocarbazole and poly(indolocarbazoles), and methods of making such and using the same are described, as well as organic electronic devices incorporating the same.09-27-2012
20120241682CONGLOMERATED SEMICONDUCTOR NANOCRYSTALS - The present invention is directed to compositions comprising conglomerated semiconductor nanocrystals, methods of making conglomerated semiconductor nanocrystals, and methods of using conglomerated semiconductor nanocrystals. Conglomerated semiconductor nanocrystals can be prepared by agitation in solutions comprising one or more nonpolar solvents, or by crosslinking to a variety of polymers. The invention also includes methods of preparing hydrophilic conglomerated semiconductor nanocrystals by enclosing them within a hydrophilic polymer “cage.” Conglomerated semiconductor nanocrystals are useful in a variety of fluorescence based detection systems.09-27-2012
20080251767Transparent Conductive System - A substantially transparent conductive layer is provided on a support, the layer comprising a conductive ionic liquid and a conductive metal network distributed therein.10-16-2008
20080237547TRANSPARENT CONDUCTIVE MATERIAL AND TRANSPARENT CONDUCTOR - A transparent conductive material contains a conductive particle, a polyfunctional compound, and an organic compound having a side chain including an ester group, while the ester group is expressed by —COOR, where R is a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl group having a carbon atom number of 2 or greater.10-02-2008
20080237546Method of making semiconductor nanocrystal composites - A semiconductor nanocrystal composite comprising a semiconductor nanocrystal composition dispersed in an inorganic matrix material and a method of making same are provided. The method includes providing a semiconductor nanocrystal composition having a semiconductor nanocrystal core, providing a surfactant formed on the outer surface of the composition, and replacing the surfactant with an inorganic matrix material. The semiconductor nanocrystal composite emits light having wavelengths between about 1 and about 10 microns.10-02-2008
20080237545Advanced Anisotropic Insulated Conductive Ball For Electric Connection, Preparing Method Thereof and Product Using the Same - Disclosed are anisotropic conductive balls for electric connection comprised of conductive balls and insulation resin layers coating the surfaces of those conductive balls. The conductive balls are coated with a core-shell-structured emulsion-phase or suspension-phase or water-dispersible resin to form insulation resin layers as the shells of the insulation resin layers are coated with resin layers having the water-emission ability. Also disclosed are methods of manufacturing anisotropic conductive balls for electric connection as well as the products using them. Although the surfaces of the anisotropic conductive balls are coated with single- or multi-layered insulation resin layers, they show superior alive and insulation characteristics.10-02-2008
20130140494SEMICONDUCTOR COMPOSITION - A semiconductor composition for producing a semiconducting layer with consistently high mobility is disclosed. The semiconductor composition includes a diketopyrrolopyrrole-thiophene copolymer and a non-aromatic halogenated hydrocarbon solvent. The copolymer has a structure disclosed within. Preferably, the non-aromatic halogenated hydrocarbon solvent contains at least 2 carbon atoms and at least 3 halogen atoms.06-06-2013
20130140495METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING GRAPHENE AND FUNCTIONALIZED GRAPHENE - This disclosure includes a process that unexpectedly can produce very inexpensive graphene, functionalized graphenes, and a new compound called graphenol in particulate or dispersions in solvents. The process can also produce graphene layers on metallic and nonmetallic substrates. Further, the graphenol, functionalized graphenes, and graphene can be utilized to form nanocomposites that yield property improvements exceeding anything reported previously.06-06-2013
20080224099CARBOXYLIC ACID-MODIFIED EDOT FOR BIOCONJUGATION - An electroconductive carboxylic acid functionalized monomer corresponding to Formula (I), wherein A represents a hydrogen or a carboxyl group. Polymerized monomers of Formula (I) conjugated with a biomolecule result in conjugated PEDOT polymers of Formula (III) wherein A is a hydrogen or a carboxylic acid group and B is a biomolecule selected from the group consisting of a peptide, a protein, a lipid, a carbohydrate and a polynucleotide. The biomolecule conjugated polymers can be disposed onto an electrically conductive substrate wherein the substrate has a first layer of PEDOT polymerized on a surface of the substrate and a second layer of biomolecule conjugated PEDOT polymer of Formula (III) polymerized on the first layer of PEDOT. The first and second layers form a charge transport material in electrical communication with the conductive substrate. The electrically conductive substrate further comprises a dopant.09-18-2008
20080224098POLYTHIOETHER AMINE RESINS AND COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING SAME - Polythioether amine resin compounds and compositions comprising the same are disclosed.09-18-2008
20110260114SEMICONDUCTING COMPOSITION - The present application discloses, in various embodiments, semiconducting layer compositions comprising a non-amorphous semiconductor material and a molecular glass. Electronic devices, such as thin-film transistors, are also disclosed. The semiconducting layer compositions exhibit good film-forming properties and high mobility.10-27-2011
20130175479ELECTROPHORETIC FLUID - The present invention is directed to a display fluid comprising charged composite pigment particles dispersed in a solvent. The composite pigment particles have a density which matches to the density of the solvent in which they are dispersed. A display fluid comprising the composite pigment particles provides improved display performance.07-11-2013
20130175480ELECTROPHORETIC DISPLAY FLUID - The invention is directed to an electrophoretic fluid which can improve display performance such as switching speed, vertical bistability and the ghosting effect, and also reduce display defects. The electrophoretic fluid comprises charged pigment particles dispersed in a mixture of isoparaffins.07-11-2013
20130175478Reactive, non-corrosive, and dermal-friendly composition and methods for manufacturing - This invention relates to a process for modifying a strong acid/salt solution or strong base/salt solution, and to the resulting modified solution. The modifications of this invention stably increase the reactivity of the solution while maintaining the non-corrosive and dermal-friendly characteristics of the solution. In particular, the inventive composition does not injure or irritate skin, as might an unmodified strong acid or strong base, but retains sufficient strong acid or strong base qualities that it tends to weaken intermolecular bonds and break covalent bonds. By way of example, combining the inventive composition with a biocide agent may result in an effective anti-microbial, anti-bacterial, or anti-viral solution that is non-corrosive and dermal friendly.07-11-2013
20130092879COMPOUNDS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to compounds of the formula (I), to the use of compounds of the formula (I) in electronic devices, and to electronic devices comprising one or more compounds of the formula (I). The invention furthermore relates to preparation processes for compounds of the formula (I) and to formulations comprising one or more compounds of the formula (I).04-18-2013
20130092878Thermoplastic based electronic conductive inks and method of making the same - This invention discloses a composition of thermoplastic based electronic conductive inks, more specifically electronic conductive inks containing chemically functioned thermoplastic resins and poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene). This invention also teaches the method of making the same and electronic devices making from the same.04-18-2013
20130112927COMPOSITION, AND FILM, CHARGE TRANSPORTING LAYER, ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENCE DEVICE USING THE COMPOSITION, AND METHOD FOR FORMING CHARGE TRANSPORTING LAYER - Provided are a composition useful for manufacturing an organic electroluminescence device that has improved efficiency and durability in an organic electroluminescence device in which a siloxane polymer is used as a material for organic electroluminescence device, the composition including (A) a siloxane polymer having a charge transporting moiety at a side chain thereof, (B) at least one crosslinking agent, and (C) a solvent, a film, a charge transporting layer, and an organic electroluminescence device which use the composition, and a method for forming a charge transporting layer.05-09-2013
20130112925METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING GRAPHENE AND GRAPHENOL - This disclosure includes a process that unexpectedly can produce very inexpensive graphene and a new compound called graphenol in particulate or dispersions in solvents. The process can also produce graphene layers on metallic and nonmetallic substrates. Further, the graphenol and graphene can be utilized to form nanocomposites that yield property improvements exceeding anything reported previously.05-09-2013
20130099171MATERIALS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICES - The present invention relates to compounds of the formula (1) which are suitable for use in electronic devices, in particular organic electroluminescent devices, and to electronic devices which comprise these compounds.04-25-2013
20090032774DEAGGREGATED ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS AND PRECURSORS THEREOF - Deaggregated substituted and unsubstituted polyparaphenylenes, polyparaphenylevevinyles, polyanilines, polyazines, polythiophenes, poly-p-phenylene sulfides, polyfuranes, polypyrroles, polyselenophene, polyacetylenes formed from soluble precursors and combinations thereof and copolymers thereof and methods of fabrication are described. The deaggregated polymer molecules when subsequently doped show higher electrical conductivity. Agents such as lithium chloride, m-cresol and nonylphenol are used to deaggregate the polymer molecules. The deaggregating agents can be added prior to or during doping the molecules.02-05-2009
20130146816ONE PART EPOXY RESIN INCLUDING ACRYLIC BLOCK COPOLYMER - An adhesive composition comprising a phenoxy resin, a latent hardener, an acrylic block co-polymer dispersant and a weak solvent wherein the dispersant enables the phenoxy resin to be dispersed in a weak solvent that does not attack the latent hardener thereby providing a composition with good shelf life. The compositions are useful in making anisotropic conductive films.06-13-2013
20130146817REUSE PASTE MANUFACTURING METHOD AND REUSE PASTE - A method of manufacturing a reuse paste includes the steps of preparing a fiber piece housing paste, fabricating a filtered recovery paste and fabricating a reuse paste. At the step of preparing a fiber piece housing paste, there is prepared a fiber piece housing paste including a conductive paste having conductive powder and a resin, and a fiber piece taken away from a prepreg to be used for manufacturing a circuit board. At the step of fabricating a filtered recovery paste, the fiber piece housing paste in a paste state is filtered as it is by using a filter and a filtered recovery paste is thus fabricated. At the step of fabricating a reuse paste, at least one of a solvent, a resin and a paste having a different composition from the filtered recovery paste is added to the filtered recovery paste, and the reuse paste is thus fabricated.06-13-2013
20130146818Anthra[2,3-b:7,6-b']dithiophene Derivatives and their Use as Organic Semiconductors - The invention relates to novel anthra[2,3-b:7,6-b′]dithiophene derivatives, methods of their preparation, their use as semiconductors in organic electronic (OE) devices, and to OE devices comprising these derivatives.06-13-2013
20080197326SYNTHESIS OF NANOFIBERS OF POLYANILINE AND SUBSTITUTED DERIVATIVES - Novel, simple methods are presented directed to the synthesis of nanofibers of polyaniline and substituted derivatives. The production of these fibers is achieved via various methods by controlling the concentration of aniline monomer or substituted aniline derivatives or an oxidant in the reaction medium and maintaining said concentration at a level much lower than conventional polyaniline synthesis methods. Methods are disclosed relating to the use of a permeable membrane to control the release of a monomer and/or oxidant as well as a bulk polymerization method.08-21-2008
20080197325Oligomeric Polyacene and Semiconductor Formulations - The invention relates to novel oligomeric polyacene compounds, organic semiconducting formulations and layers comprising them, a process for preparing the formulation and layer and electronic devices, including organic field effect transistors (OFETs), comprising the same.08-21-2008
20110220850Solutions Of Conductive Molecular Materials And Electromagnetic Absorbent Materials Produced From These Solutions - A stable solution of molecular material includes a first type of organic or organometallic molecule and a second type of organic or organometallic molecule or of ion. The first type has groups allowing electron delocalization. The solution further includes a third type of molecule that may be a surfactant or a solvent, capable of combining with the first or the second type of molecule or of ion), to form an adduct in solution whose presence prevents the precipitation of a compound formed by reaction between the first and second types of molecules, and makes it possible to obtain solutions whose concentration of the compound is greater than that governed by the precipitation constant of the compound in the absence of molecules of the third type.09-15-2011
20130119318BINDER FOR LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY ELECTRODE, SLURRY OBTAINED USING THE BINDER FOR ELECTRODE, ELECTRODE OBTAINED USING THE SLURRY, AND LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY USING THE ELECTRODE - An object of the present invention is to provide: a binder for a lithium ion secondary battery electrode, which is water-dispersible type and has favorable adhesion between active materials and between the active material and current collectors, along with charge-discharge high-temperature cycle characteristics; a slurry using the binder; an electrode using the slurry; and a lithium ion secondary battery using the electrode. The present invention relates to a binder composition for a lithium ion secondary battery electrode, which is obtained by emulsion polymerization of an ethylenically unsaturated monomer in the presence of a surfactant, the ethylenically unsaturated monomer containing, as essential constituents, 15 to 70 mass % of styrene with respect to the total mass of ethylenically unsaturated monomers, an ethylenically unsaturated carboxylic acid ester, an ethylenically unsaturated carboxylic acid and an internal cross-linking agent.05-16-2013
20120273734COMPOSITION FOR FORMING AN ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTING DEVICE - A composition for forming a semiconducting device includes an organic semiconducting material, an agent capable of inhibiting and/or preventing dewetting, and an additional substance, wherein the additional substance is provided in an amount capable of preventing initial crystallization of the composition and reducing the melting point or glass transition temperature of the composition below the melting point or glass transition temperature of the organic semiconducting material. The additional substance may be naphthalene, phenylnaphthalene, anthrance, or diphenylanthrance.11-01-2012
20120273733Functionalized Boron Nitride Nanotubes - A plasma treatment has been used to modify the surface of BNNTs. In one example, the surface of the BNNT has been modified using ammonia plasma to include amine functional groups. Amine functionalization allows BNNTs to be soluble in chloroform, which had not been possible previously. Further functionalization of amine-functionalized BNNTs with thiol-terminated organic molecules has also been demonstrated. Gold nanoparticles have been self-assembled at the surface of both amine- and thiol-functionalized boron nitride Nanotubes (BNNTs) in solution. This approach constitutes a basis for the preparation of highly functionalized BNNTs and for their utilization as nanoscale templates for assembly and integration with other nanoscale materials.11-01-2012
20120273732COPOLYMER SEMICONDUCTORS COMPRISING THIAZOLOTHIAZOLE OR BENZOBISTHIAZOLE, OR BENZOBISOXAZOLE ELECTRON ACCEPTOR SUBUNITS, AND ELECTRON DONOR SUBUNITS, AND THEIR USES IN TRANSISTORS AND SOLAR CELLS - The inventions disclosed, described, and/or claimed herein relate to copolymers comprising copolymers comprising electron accepting A subunits that comprise thiazolothiazole, benzobisthiazole, or benzobisoxazoles rings, and electron donating subunits that comprise certain heterocyclic groups. The copolymers are useful for manufacturing organic electronic devices, including transistors and solar cells. The invention also relates to certain synthetic precursors of the copolymers. Methods for making the copolymers and the derivative electronic devices are also described.11-01-2012
20120273731POLYIMIDE RESINS FOR HIGH TEMPERATURE WEAR APPLICATIONS - Polyimide resin compositions that contain an end-capped rigid aromatic polyimide, graphite and, optionally, a filler selected from sepiolite, attapulgite, kaolinite, or a mixture thereof, are found to exhibit low wear at high temperatures. Such compositions are especially useful in molded articles that are exposed to wear conditions at high temperatures such as aircraft engine parts.11-01-2012
20120273730CONDUCTIVE POLYMER SOLUTION AND PREPARATION METHOD THEREOF - A conductive polymer solution includes one doped conjugated polymer and one organic solvent. The doped conjugated polymer has electrical conductivity, and is selected from the group consisting of polyacetylenes, polypyrroles, polyparaphenylenes, polythiophenes, polyfurans, poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophenes), poly(3,4-propylenedioxythiophenes) (PProDOT), polythianaphthenes, polyanilines, and their copolymers, derivatives and combinations. The organic solvent is selected from the group consisting of a fluorinated organic solvent, mixture solvents containing fluorinated organic solvents, and mixture solvents containing fluorinated and non-fluorinated organic solvents. The organic solvent is mixed with the doped conjugated polymer. A preparation method of the conductive polymer solution is also disclosed.11-01-2012
20110233475INTERMEDIATE TRANSFER BELTS - Provided are coating compositions for imaging components, methods of forming imaging components, and imaging components such as, for example, intermediate transfer belts, transfer belts, bias charge rolls, bias transfer rolls, and a magnetic roller sleeve. An exemplary imaging component can include an ultraviolet (UV) cured composite, the UV cured composite including a plurality of conductive species substantially uniformly dispersed in a UV cured acrylate polymer, wherein each of the plurality of conductive species can be selected from a group consisting of salts of organic sulfonic acid, esters of phosphoric acid, esters of fatty acids, ammonium salts, and phosphonium salts, and wherein the UV cured composite can have a surface resistivity in the range of about 1009-29-2011
20110233476Tunable Photonic Crystal Composition - A tunable photonic crystal composition comprising: tunable photonic crystal particles having a polymer network with a periodic modulation of refractive indices, the polymer network having a reflectance wavelength, wherein the periodic modulation of refractive indices is responsive to an external stimulus and the reflectance wavelength is shifted in response to the external stimulus; and a carrier in which the particles are dispersed.09-29-2011
20110253944NOVEL ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR COMPOUND, METHOD FOR PREPARING SAME, AND ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR COMPOSITION, AND ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR THIN FILM AND ELEMENT CONTAINING THE SAME - The present invention relates to a novel polycyclic aromatic organic semiconductor compound having a polycyclic aromatic core, a method for preparing the same, and electronic, optical or electro-optical devices such as an organic semiconductor composition, organic semiconductor thin film, organic field effect transistor and solar cell containing the compound. The novel organic semiconductor compound according to the present invention has high crystallinity and control capability, and facilitates control of doping conditions in the manufacture of organic semiconductor element so that it can be used for diverse applications. The compound can be mass-produced at low cost and has high solubility in organic solvents so that a liquid phase process can be applied to the manufacture of semiconductor elements and the like, thus enabling the mass-production of semiconductor elements and solar cells at low cost.10-20-2011
20130126792MATERIALS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to compounds of the formula (I), to the use of compounds of the formula (I) in electronic devices and electronic devices comprising one or more compounds of the formula (I). The invention furthermore relates to the preparation of the compounds of the formula (I) and to formulations comprising one or more compounds of the formula (I).05-23-2013
20130126791POLYMERS CONTAINING STRUCTURAL UNITS WHICH HAVE ELECTRON-TRANSPORT PROPERTIES - The present invention relates to a polymer which contains at least one structural unit which has electron-transport properties, to processes for the preparation thereof and to mixtures (blends), solutions and formulations which comprise these polymers. Furthermore, the present invention relates to the use of these polymers in electronic devices, in particular in organic electro-luminescent devices, so-called OLEDs (OLED=organic light emitting diodes), and to these organic electroluminescent devices themselves. The polymers according to the invention exhibit improved efficiency, in particular on use in OLEDs.05-23-2013
20130126790WATER DISPERSIBLE POLYPYRROLES MADE WITH POLYMERIC ACID COLLOIDS FOR ELECTRONICS APPLICATIONS - Compositions are provided comprising aqueous dispersions of at least one polypyrrole and at least one colloid-forming polymeric acid. The colloid-forming polymeric acid may be fluorinated. The new compositions are useful in electronic devices including organic electronic devices such as organic light emitting diode displays, memory storage, electromagnetic shielding, electrochromic displays, and thin film transistors, field effect resistance devices.05-23-2013
20130126789THERMOSETTING ADHESIVE - A thermosetting adhesive is configured to include a photoradical generator which generates radicals from irradiation of active energy rays in a thermosetting insulating adhesive component. In a repair method when this thermosetting adhesive is used, a cured matter of the thermosetting adhesive is made soluble or swellable in a predetermined solvent by irradiating the cured matter with active energy rays from the substrate side or the electronic component side prior to separating the electronic component from the substrate, and the cured matter is removed using such solvent. Alternatively, the cured matter of the thermosetting adhesive is made soluble or swellable in a predetermined solvent by irradiating the cured matter with active energy rays after the electronic component has been separated from the substrate, and the cured matter is removed using such solvent.05-23-2013
20130126788Electronic device using anisotropic conductive composition and film - An electronic device includes a connection material formed from an adhesive composition that includes: a polymer resin; a cationic polymerization catalyst represented by Formula 1; and an organic base,05-23-2013
20110303878Conducting Polymer Synthesized with Partially Substituted Polymers as a Dopant - Disclosed herein is a method of synthesizing a conducting polymer using a polymer, having a substituent in a part, as a dopant, in which a variety of polymers is substituted with a predetermined functional group to serve as a dopant such that the substituted functional group functions as the dopant of the conducting polymer, or a monomer having a substituent able to act as a dopant is copolymerized to prepare a polymer dopant having a substituent in a part thereof. The partially substituted polymer dopant may serve as a dopant upon synthesis of the conducting polymer or upon additional doping of the synthesized polymer. Compared to a conventional monomer dopant, the polymer dopant does not emit low-molecular-weight material, and has higher solubility. Further, compared to a polymer dopant having a substituent such as a sulfonic acid group throughout, the synthesized conducting polymer can have superior mechanical properties and maximum conductivity.12-15-2011
20110303877CROSSLINKABLE AND CROSSLINKED POLYMERS, METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION THEREOF, AND USE THEREOF - The present invention relates to cross-linkable and cross-linked polymers and to a method for the production thereof. The invention further relates to the use of said polymers in electronic devices and to the corresponding electronic devices themselves.12-15-2011
20110303876POLYMER CONTAINING ALDEHYDE GROUPS, REACTION AND CROSSLINKING OF THIS POLYMER, CROSSLINKED POLYMER, AND ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICE COMPRISING THIS POLYMER - The present invention relates to a polymer which comprises at least one structural unit which contains at least one aldehyde group, and to a process for the preparation of a crosslinkable or crosslinked polymer including a polymer which contains aldehyde groups. The present invention thus also relates to a crosslinkable polymer and a crosslinked polymer which is prepared by the process according to the invention, and to the use of this crosslinked polymer in electronic devices, in particular in organic electroluminescent devices, so-called OLEDs (OLED=organic light emitting device).12-15-2011
20110309309Oxocarbon-, Pseudooxocarbon- and Radialene Compounds and Their Use - The present invention relates to oxocarbon-, pseudooxocarbon- and radialene compounds as well as to their use as doping agent for doping an organic semiconductive matrix material, as blocker material, as charge injection layer, as electrode material as well as organic semiconductor, as well as electronic components and organic semiconductive materials using them.12-22-2011
20110309308COMPOSITE CONDUCTIVE POLYMER COMPOSITION, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, SOLUTION CONTAINING THE COMPOSITION, USE OF THE COMPOSITION - The purpose is to provide a technique which enables various kinds of conductive polymer composition to be dissolved in an organic solvent and to be used to form a conductive membrane on a target portion easily. Provided is a composite conductive polymer composition, a method of manufacturing the same, and a solution obtained by dissolving the composition in an aromatic solvent, ester-based solvent or ketone-based solvent. The composition is obtained by doping a π-conjugated polymer (β) with a polymer compound (A), wherein the polymer compound (A) is obtained from (a-1) a monomer having a sulfonic acid group and a polymerizable vinyl group in an amount of 20 to 60 mol %, (a-2) a polar monomer having a hydrophilic group and a polymerizable vinyl group in an amount of 20 to 60 mol %, and (a-3) another polymerizable monomer in an amount of 20 to 60 mol %, and the n-conjugated polymer (β) is obtained from a monomer compound selected from the formulas (I) to (III)12-22-2011
20110309307Heterocyclic Compounds and the Use Thereof in Electronic and Optoelectronic Components - The present invention relates to the use of heterocyclic compounds as the charge transport material, blocker material or light-scattering material in electronic, optoelectronic or electroluminescent components.12-22-2011
20110309306Fabrication of Silicon Nanowires - Nanowires are formed in a process including fluidized bed catalytic vapor deposition. The process may include contacting a gas-phase precursor including a metal or a semiconductor with a catalyst in a reaction chamber under conditions suitable for growth of nanowires including the metal or the semiconductor. The reaction chamber includes a support. The support can be, for example, a particulate support or a product vessel in the fluidized bed reactor. Nanowires are formed on the support in response to interaction between the gas-phase precursor and the catalyst. The nanowire-laden support is removed from the reaction chamber, and the nanowires are separated from the support. An anode or a lithium-ion battery may include nanowires formed in a fluidized bed reactor.12-22-2011
20110309305Flexible aqueous soluble conductive polymer compositions - A conductive, durable, peelable and flexible polymeric composition such as a coating can be utilized as an electrode sheet or substrate for organic and polymer light emitting diodes, for organic transistors, medical electrodes, and the like. The conductive polymeric composition is a blend of a conductive polymer blend and a peelable polymer blend wherein the conductive polymer comprises a negative-charged accepting polymer and a positive-charged accepting polymer and wherein the peelable polymer blend comprises a water soluble polymer, a polyalkylene oxide, and an alkyl glycol.12-22-2011
20130187096POLYMER MATERIALS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICES - The present invention relates to polymeric materials which have electron-transporting, hole-transporting and/or emit07-25-2013
20130187095THERMOSETTING ADHESIVE COMPOSITIONS - The invention is based on the discovery that adhesive compositions containing certain low-viscosity, mono-ethylenically unsaturated monomers have surprisingly good cure parameters, resulting in very little weight loss upon cure. Many of these monofunctional monomers used alone or in combination with other monofunctional monomers described herein have high glass transition temperatures when cured. Moreover, since these monomers are monofunctional the crosslink density of the adhesive composition does not increase (relative to multi-functional monomers), which in turns results in lower stress, lower modulus adhesive compositions. As such, these monomers are useful in a variety of thermoset adhesive compositions, such as for example, die attach adhesive compositions.07-25-2013
20100051878CONDUCTIVE PARTICLE, ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE INTERCONNECTION MATERIAL THAT USES THE CONDUCTIVE PARTICLE, AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE CONDUCTIVE PARTICLE - There is disclosed a conductive particle used for an anisotropic conductive connection material for establishing conductive interconnection between e.g. a substrate and an electrical component. The conductive particle includes a base particle (03-04-2010
20120001127HOLE TRANSPORT COMPOSITIONS AND RELATED DEVICES AND METHODS (I) - A composition comprising: at least one compound comprising a hole transporting core, wherein the core is covalently bonded to a first arylamine group and also covalently bonded to a second arylamine group different from the first, and wherein the compound is covalently bonded to at least one intractability group, wherein the intractability group is covalently bonded to the hole transporting core, the first arylamine group, the second arylamine group, or a combination thereof, and wherein the compound has a molecular weight of about 5,000 g/mole or less. Blended mixtures of arylamine compounds, including fluorene core compounds, can provide good film formation and stability when coated onto hole injection layers. Solution processing of OLEDs is a particularly important application.01-05-2012
20120012794Bridged Pyridoquinazoline or Phenanthroline Compounds and Organic Semiconducting Material Comprising That Compound - The present invention relates to a compound according to formula:01-19-2012
20120018680ELECTRODE FILM FOR POLYMER ACTUATOR ELEMENT, AND POLYMER ACTUATOR ELEMENT COMPRISING THE SAME - An electrode film for a polymer actuator element contains a fluororesin, a fluorine rubber, an ionic liquid, and a conductive filler.01-26-2012
20120018679DISPLAY DEVICE, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, AND COMPOSITION FOR USE IN MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A display device includes an insulating substrate, barriers surrounding predetermined regions on the insulating substrate, wherein ink composition is supplied in the predetermined regions, the ink composition including a first solvent which remains in a solid state in a temperature range between 10° C. and 30° C., a second solvent which remains in a liquid state in a temperature range between 10° C. and 30° C., and an organic material, and an organic layer formed in the predetermined regions by volatilizing the first solvent and the second solvent. Thus, the present invention provides a display device with an organic layer of regular quality.01-26-2012
20130193379ISOTHIOINDIGO-BASED POLYMERS - A polymer of Formula (I)08-01-2013
20130193380BI-INDOLINE-DITHIONE POLYMERS - A polymer of Formula (I)08-01-2013
20130193382COMPOUNDS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to compounds of the formula (I) and to the use thereof in electronic devices. The invention furthermore relates to electronic devices, preferably organic electroluminescent devices (OLEDs), comprising one or more com-pounds of the formula (I). The invention again furthermore relates to the preparation of compounds of the formula (I) and to formulations comprising one or more compounds of the formula (I).08-01-2013
20120025145COATING APPLICATOR, COATING APPLICATION METHOD AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE - A cylindrical coating nozzle having a flattened end is placed above a coating object being rotated. A coating solution is applied to a surface of the coating object by discharging the coating solution form a nozzle orifice at an end of the coating nozzle while moving the coating nozzle relative to the coating object in a direction intersecting a rotational direction of the coating object. The coating nozzle is formed with an angled notch at a part of the end thereof. A rotation control unit controls the rotation of the coating nozzle in a manner that the notch of the coating nozzle is positioned upstream from a position to feed the coating solution to the coating object being rotated.02-02-2012
20120025144OUTER CASING MEMBER FOR PREVENTING ELECTRICITY LEAKAGE, AND BATTERY PACK FOR A VEHICLE COMPRISING SAME - Provided are an exterior member for preventing electric leakage and a vehicle battery pack having the same. In detail, the present invention relates to an exterior member made of a polymer material having a moisture content of 7 wt % or less and electric conductivity of 30 S/cm or less when being left for 30 days under a relative humidity of 80% or more and including input and output terminal units, and a vehicle battery pack having the same.02-02-2012
20120025143ELECTROCONDUCTIVE RUBBER COMPOSITION FOR ELECTROPHOTOGRAPHIC APPARATUSES AND CHARGING ROLLER FOR USE IN ELECTROPHOTOGRAPHIC APPARATUSES MANUFACTURED USING THE SAME - The charging roller has a base layer formed of an electroconductive rubber composition containing (a) a polar rubber having an unsaturated bond or an ether bond, (b) an ion carrier containing one or more phosphonium salts selected from the group consisting of phosphonium salts having the formulae (1) and (2), and (c) a cross-linker, wherein the amount of (b) component ranges from 0.1 to 10 parts by mass per 100 parts by mass of the (a) component. The formula (1) represents [(H02-02-2012
20120061620Fluorinated Silyethynyl Pentacene Compounds and Compositions and Methods of Making and Using the Same - Fluorinated silylethynyl pentacenes and compositions containing fluorinated silylethynyl pentacenes are disclosed. Methods of making and using fluorinated silylethynyl pentacenes and compositions containing fluorinated silylethynyl pentacenes are also disclosed.03-15-2012
20130099170CARBONACEOUS NANO-SCALED MATERIALS HAVING HIGHLY FUNCTIONALIZED SURFACE - A method and composition wherein carbonaceous nano-scaled filler material is subjected to atmospheric plasma treatment using carbon monoxide as the active gas. The treatment with carbon monoxide plasma has been found to significantly increase the incorporation of oxygen groups on the surface of the filler material without degrading the surface and thus serves to increase wettability and dispersion throughout the matrix. The composite that incorporates the treated filler material has enhanced mechanical and electrical properties.04-25-2013
20120074359PARTICLE FOR DISPLAY MEDIUM AND INFORMATION DISPLAY PANEL USING THE PARTICLE FOR DISPLAY MEDIUM - A particle for a display medium that can be used in an information display panel in which a display medium having an optical reflectivity and an electrification property is sealed between two substrates, at least one of which substrates is transparent; electrification is applied to the display medium to move the display panel, thereby to display an information image, in which an external additive is attached to a surface of a mother particle serving as a main body of a particle, and, the external additive has a first external additive particle having a smaller particle diameter formed such that an average particle diameter falls in a range of 7 nm to 8 nm and 80 wt % or more of the entire first external additive particle has a particle diameter falling within ±2 nm from the average particle diameter, and a second external additive particle having a larger particle diameter formed such that 10 wt % or lower of the entire second external additive particle has a particle diameter of 10 nm or lower.03-29-2012
20130207047CHALCOGEN-CONTAINING AROMATIC COMPOUND, ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR MATERIAL, AND ORGANIC ELECTRONIC DEVICE - Provided are a novel chalcogen-containing aromatic compound and an organic electronic device using the compound. This compound is a chalcogen-containing aromatic compound represented by the formula (1). Among the organic electronic devices each using this chalcogen-containing aromatic compound are an organic EL device, an organic TFT device, a photovoltaic device, and the like. In the formula (1): X represents oxygen, sulfur, or selenium; A represents an alkyl group, a cycloalkyl group, an alkenyl group, an alkynyl group, an aromatic hydrocarbon group, an aromatic heterocyclic group, or an amino group; and n's each independently represent an integer of 0 to 2, provided that a sum of two n's is 1 to 4.08-15-2013
20130207048MATERIALS FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES - The present invention relates to compounds of the formula (I), to the use of the compounds in electronic devices, to processes for the preparation of the compounds, and to electronic devices comprising the compounds, preferably as electron-transport materials, as hole-blocking materials, as matrix materials and/or as emitter materials.08-15-2013
20120085974SILICON OXIDE AND NEGATIVE ELECTRODE MATERIAL FOR LITHIUM-ION SECONDARY BATTERY - A silicon oxide for use as a negative electrode active material of a lithium-ion secondary battery is characterized by: a g-value measured by an ESR spectrometer is in the range of not less than 2.0020 to not more than 2.0050; and given that A, B, and C are the area intensities of peaks near 420 cm04-12-2012
20130207045SEMICONDUCTING POLYMERS - The invention relates to novel polymers containing repeating units based on thieno[3,4-b]thiophene, monomers and methods for their preparation, their use as semiconductors in organic electronic (OE) devices, especially in organic photovoltaic (OPV) devices, and to OE and OPV devices comprising these polymers.08-15-2013
20130207046MATERIALS FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICES - The present invention relates to compounds of the formula (1) which are suitable for use in electronic devices, in particular organic electroluminescent devices, and to electronic devices which comprise these compounds.08-15-2013

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