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8971008 Electrostatic chuck  
According to one embodiment, an electrostatic chuck includes: a ceramic dielectric substrate, an electrode, and a conductive member. The ceramic dielectric substrate has a first major surface on...
8964350 Substrate removing method and storage medium  
A substrate processing apparatus includes an electrostatic chuck enclosing an electrostatic electrode plate and a chamber having a ground potential and housing the electrostatic chuck. DC...
8950064 Component mounting device and component mounting method  
In a component mounting device (1) which has a first mounting lane (L1) and a second mounting lane (L2) and which is structured so as to be able to select either an independence mounting mode or...
8918336 Energy transaction broker for brokering electric vehicle charging transactions  
A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program code for brokering a charging process of an electric vehicle. In one embodiment, a process extracts event data associated with...
8902561 Electrostatic chuck with multi-zone control  
An electrostatic chuck for clamping a warped workpiece has a clamping surface comprising a dielectric layer. The dielectric layer has a field and one or more zones formed of differing dielectric...
8898889 Chuck assembly for plasma processing  
Systems and methods are presented for a peripheral RF feed and symmetric RF return for symmetric RF delivery. According to one embodiment, a chuck assembly for plasma processing is provided. The...
8890070 Object neutralization with flexible discharge electrode  
In an ion generator, a flexible discharge electrode 44 composed of one wire is provided to a base 43, and a turning motion of a free end 44b of the discharge electrode 44 about a fixed end 44a of...
8881384 Component mounting device and component mounting method  
When performing the device type changing operation with the change of the board type to undergo mounting, the component mounting device, which has a first mounting lane and a second mounting lane...
8881383 Component mounting device and component mounting method  
In a component mounting device (1) which includes a first mounting lane (L1) and a second mounting lane (L2) and for which an independence mounting mode and an alternation mounting mode are...
8839502 Production method of electronic component  
A production method of an electronic component includes: forming a sheet having a resin layer and a metal layer formed under the resin layer; bonding the sheet to a substrate so that the metal...
8769810 Part mounting method  
A part mounting method of mounting first mounting parts and a second mounting part to a board includes taking an image of a configuration of the second mounting part and performing an...
8749945 Electrical arrangement of hybrid ignition device  
A corona ignition system 20 includes a corona drive circuit 26 and an auxiliary energy circuit 28. The energy circuit 28 stores energy during a standard corona ignition cycle. When arc discharge...
8731446 Developer supply device for supplying charged development agent to intended device and image forming apparatus having the same  
A developer supply device includes a developer-carrying body having a developer-carrying surface that faces an intended device in a first position and moves in a moving direction, a first transfer...
8710456 Linear jet ionizer  
A multi-sectional linear ionizing bar with at least four elements is disclosed. First, disclosed bars may include at least one ionization cell with at least one axis-defining linear ion emitter...
8688829 Method and system of binding sensors and actuators automatically  
The method for binding a sensor and an actuator can be categorized into three types: manual binding, automatic binding and semi-automatic binding. Manual binding methods increase users'...
8663570 Sterilizing apparatus and ion generating apparatus  
A sterilizing apparatus and an ion generating apparatus, which generate sufficient amount of cations in a short period of time and also maintain the amount of ions generated at a level that is...
8613793 Electrostatic control of air flow to the inlet opening of an axial fan  
A method of modifying the airflow to the inlet of an axial fan. The method includes operating an axial fan to move air longitudinally through an air inlet opening of the axial fan, and, during...
8533885 Cleaning device incorporating carbon nanotubes  
A cleaning device includes a support and a cleaning arm partly embedded in the support. The cleaning arm includes a flexible polymer matrix and a carbon nanotube film structure at least partly...
8531848 Coulomb island and Faraday shield used to create adjustable Coulomb forces  
A first insulated planar metallic surface is formed under a surface of a substrate which is orientated a first way to an edge of the substrate. A Faraday shield is formed when a second insulated...
8492733 Multi-sectional linear ionizing bar and ionization cell  
A multi-sectional linear ionizing bar with at least four elements is disclosed. First, disclosed bars may include at least one ionization cell with at least one axis-defining linear ion emitter...
8488294 Ionic fluid flow accelerator  
An electrohydrodynamic fluid accelerator apparatus includes a corona electrode having an axial shape and configured to receive a first voltage. The electrohydrodynamic fluid accelerator apparatus...
8488295 Selectively rigidizable and actively steerable articulatable device  
A selectively rigidizable and actively steerable device is described. In one aspect, an articulatable device is described that includes a flexible inner tube having a first lumen, a flexible outer...
8477472 Image-compensating addressable electrostatic chuck system  
Systems and methods are provided for utilizing an image-compensating addressable electrostatic chuck to correct for imaging errors of a lithographic system. An image-compensating addressable...
8472159 Method to charge toner for electrophotography using carbon nanotubes or other nanostructures  
In accordance with the invention, there are systems and methods to impart an electrostatic charge to particles. An exemplary method can include providing a plurality of particles to be charged and...
8460433 Clean corona gas ionization  
Clean corona gas ionization by separating contaminant byproducts from corona generated ions includes establishing a non-ionized gas stream having a pressure and flowing in a downstream direction,...
8441772 Substrate for electrostatic chuck and electrostatic chuck  
An electrostatic chuck includes a metal base member and an insulating substrate having an opposite surface to an attraction surface joined onto the base member via an adhesive layer. In the...
8408262 Adaptive chuck for planar bonding between substrates  
An electrostatic chuck includes an array of independently biased conductive chuck elements, an array of sensor-conductor assemblies, and/or a combination of an array of sensor-conductor assemblies...
8395877 High-speed electrostatic actuation of MEMS-based devices  
A micro-electro mechanical device includes a first structure, a second structure offset from the first structure by a gap. The first structure is configured to be electrostatically actuated to...
8356393 Method for manufacturing a polymeric piezoelectric film  
A method for producing a polymer piezoelectric film, comprising: a process of moving and stretching a crystalline polar polymer sheet in contact with a conductive stretching roller having a...
8331075 Electro-static floating type gyro device  
The present invention provides an electro-static floating type gyro device comprising: a gyro mechanism having a gyro rotor and plural adjacent pairs of electro static support electrodes for...
8270141 Electrostatic chuck with reduced arcing  
Embodiments of electrostatic chucks are provided herein. In some embodiments, an electrostatic chuck may include a body having a notched upper peripheral edge, defined by a first surface...
8263004 Method and apparatus for deactivating antigenic substance through positive and negative ions functions  
The present invention relates to a method of deactivating an antigenic substance by causing positive and negative ions to act on the antigenic substance, and the positive and negative ions are...
8243414 Electrostatic device for damping a mechanical vibration movement of a resonant moving object  
An electrostatic device for damping a mechanical vibration movement of a moving object, the moving object being made of an electrically conductive material, the movement of the moving object...
8218284 Apparatus for increasing electric conductivity to a semiconductor wafer substrate when exposure to electron beam  
An apparatus for increasing electric conductivity to a wafer substrate when exposures to electron beam irradiation is disclosed. More specifically, a more free mechanical contact between a wafer...
8167985 Clean corona gas ionization for static charge neutralization  
Clean corona gas ionization by separating contaminant byproducts from corona generated ions includes establishing a non-ionized gas stream having a pressure and flowing in a downstream direction,...
8169768 Electrostatic chuck  
An electrostatic chuck for retaining a substrate. The chuck has a clamping surface for receiving the substrate, where the clamping surface is formed of a hard polymeric material filled with carbon...
8164879 Step down dechucking  
A method and an apparatus for dechucking an electrostatic chuck are disclosed. The gas escapes through an opening between a wafer and a chuck in each stage of a multi-stages process. In each...
8159809 Reconfigurable system that exchanges substrates using coulomb forces to optimize a parameter  
A reconfigurable system is described that can optimize the performance of the system. Substrates can be detached, levitated, moved, dropped and reattached as desired by the use of Coulomb forces...
8125755 Selectively rigidizable and actively steerable articulatable device  
A selectively rigidizable and actively steerable device is described. In one aspect, an articulatable device is described that includes a flexible inner tube having a first lumen, a flexible outer...
8125756 Electrostatic holding apparatus, vacuum environmental apparatus using it and joining apparatus  
An electrostatic holding apparatus is configured to electrostatically hold objects (W1, W2) to be held by applying a predetermined high voltage to a plurality of electrode groups (112a, 112b) as a...
8080085 Methods and apparatus for an ionizer  
Methods and apparatus for an ionizer according to various aspects of the present invention include an amplifier disposed within an open ended housing. The air amplifier is used to supply an...
8068326 Electrostatic chuck and substrate temperature control fixing apparatus  
There is provided an apparatus including: an electrostatic chuck for holding an object; and a base plate which supports the electrostatic chuck and controls a temperature of the electrostatic...
8048200 Clean corona gas ionization for static charge neutralization  
Clean corona gas ionization by separating contaminant byproducts from corona generated ions includes establishing a non-ionized gas stream having a pressure and flowing in a downstream direction,...
8045314 Method of atmospheric discharge energy conversion, storage and distribution  
A method of converting atmospheric electrical discharge to a useable form of energy by arresting, storage and retransmission of lightning induced electrical discharge is disclosed. The invention...
8044442 Metal-insulator-metal (MIM) switching devices  
A gated nano-electro-mechanical (NEM) switch employing metal-insulator-metal (MIM) technology and related devices and methods which can facilitate implementation of low-power, radiation-hardened,...
8038775 Separating contaminants from gas ions in corona discharge ionizing bars  
Clean corona ionization bars separate contaminant byproducts from corona generated ions by establishing a non-ionized gas stream having a pressure and directed toward an attractive non-ionizing...
8009405 Low maintenance AC gas flow driven static neutralizer and method  
A low maintenance AC gas-flow driven static neutralizer, comprising at least one emitter and at least one reference electrode; a power supply having an output electrically coupled to the...
8003973 Connect and capacitor substrates in a multilayered substrate structure coupled by surface coulomb forces  
A multi layered substrate structure can be formed where the substrates are coupled together using surface Coulomb forces. Connect substrates electrically connects signals and DC voltages between...
8000080 Particle trap  
An apparatus and method for trapping particles in a housing is disclosed. A high voltage terminal/structure is situated within a housing. A conductive material, having a plurality of holes, such...
7976615 Electro-kinetic air mover with upstream focus electrode surfaces  
An electro-kinetic air mover for creating an airflow using no moving parts. The electro-kinetic air mover includes an ion generator that has an electrode assembly including a first array of...

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