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WO/2001/023874
The invention relates to a method for determining alcohol concentrations in an alcohol/water-mixture found in fuels cells operated using said mixture, in particular direct-methanol-fuel-cells. A portion of the alcohol/water-mixture is se...  
WO/2001/023867
The invention concerns a method for detecting without marking a molecular recognition reaction, and a device for implementing said method. The invention concerns the general field of detection and analysis of a molecular recognition betw...  
WO/2001/023866
The invention concerns in particular a method for characterising, quantifying or mapping a nucleic acid or a nucleic acid nitrogenous base immobilised on a support. The inventive method uses a photothermal process or by mirage effect. Th...  
WO/2001/020319
A thermal imaging system (10) for detecting cracks and defects in a component (12). An ultrasonic transducer (14) is coupled to the specimen (12) through a malleable coupler (16). Ultrasonic energy from the transducer (14) causes the def...  
WO/2001/020303
A thermal imaging system (80) for detecting cracks (100) and defects in a component (82). An electro-magnetic acoustic transducer (EMAT) (84) is coupled to the component (82), and introduces pulsed sound signals therein. The sound signal...  
WO/2001/014862
The invention relates to dietetics, gerontology and geriatrics. It makes it possible to evaluate the water purity from the gerontological point of view in the case of water used as drinking water or to prepare drinks, foodstuffs, medicin...  
WO/2001/014858
An optical detection scheme for on-chip, high sensitivity refractive index detection is based on micro-interferometry, and allows for picoliter detection volumes and universal analyte sensitivity. The invention employs three main element...  
WO/2001/011322
The disclosed housing for microsensors features a new environmental protection design based on a single-stage, concentric baffle with openings arranged around the protected sensor. It minimizes remaining dead spaces around the sensor (to...  
WO/2001/009597
A calorimeter (10) that includes a sample cell (14), a reference cell (12), a pressure system (24) that applies a variable pressure to the sample cell, and a pressure controller (20) that controls the pressure applied by the pressure sys...  
WO/2001/007902
In an infrared (IR) transient thermography system a sequence of image frames is acquired from an IR sensitive focal-plane array camera. Each sequentially acquired image frame is made up of an array of pixels and has assigned a frame numb...  
WO/2001/007901
An infrared thermographic camera is used to detect non-uniformities in the surface temperature of a multi-layer conductive composition comprising at least two electronically conductive layers (11, 14) separated by an electronically insul...  
WO/2001/007867
In an infrared (IR) transient thermography system a sequence of image frames is acquired from an IR sensitive focal-plan array camera. Each sequentially acquired image frame is made up of an array of pixels and has assigned a frame-numbe...  
WO/2001/006250
Methods described herein link the binding event of a test ligand, or a substrate, to a target (e.g., a target protein) to the generation of a heat output. Methods of the present application can be used to screen for pharmaceutical agents.  
WO/2001/006205
A method of operating a probe-based instrument comprises placing a probe of the probe-based instrument in an operative state in which the probe interacts with a heated sample (402), measuring a parameter of probe operation indicative of ...  
WO/2001/002089
Multi-test assembly for evaluating, detecting and monitoring processes at elevated pressure. The multi-test assembly typically consists of a pressure vessel equipped with trays or plates with a multitude of individual test cells and opti...  
WO/2001/002843
A thermal method for studying chemical responses, such as catalyzed polymerization reactions that includes the following three steps. The first step is to flow a chemical substance through a conduit, the conduit being in thermal communic...  
WO/2001/001128
The present invention pertains to the field of gerontology, geriatrics and dietetics and can be used for estimating mainly food and cosmetic products from the point of view of biological and medical problems. The purpose of this inventio...  
WO/2000/079256
The invention relates to a method and apparatus for measuring the water content of a liquid. In the method, a property of the liquid is measured electrically for one parameter. According to the invention, the properties of the liquid are...  
WO/2000/079254
A system and method for an improved calorimeter for determining thermodynamic properties of biological and chemical reactions. The system can measure samples 1000 times smaller than conventional systems. The heat capacity and the enthalp...  
WO/2000/075629
A sample of electric wire is sampled from an operating roadway, a correlation of evaluation standard among an electric wire temperature, a heating time and a residual strength is obtained by giving a heat history consisting of plural tem...  
WO/2000/073775
The invention relates to a device for measuring the concentration of hydrogen in a gas mixture, especially in the air, which makes up the atmosphere of an enclosed space. The device comprises a detector (1) which is in contact with said ...  
WO/2000/070333
A method for measuring thermal properties of a test substance of an anisotropic material by means of a device incorporating a thin element (1) or a layer of an electrically conductive material, e.g. metal, in the form of a number ot thin...  
WO/2000/068684
The invention concerns a method for anticipating and/or delaying and/or preventing the risk of spontaneous combustion and/or explosion of an explosive atmosphere preserved in a confined or semi-confined medium, which consists in measurin...  
WO/2000/067872
A filtration assembly operable in connection with a crystal form screening workstation is disclosed that provides for automated crystal form screening. The assembly comprises first and second valves, with each valve having an internal pa...  
WO/2000/065343
An apparatus and method for determining the proportion of at least one of the components of a fluid mixture of liquid natural gas (LNG). The percentage of methane or ethane/methane ratio of the LNG is determined by measuring the thermal ...  
WO/2000/065315
When a micro heater (4) energized by external drive current heats a fluid, an upstream thermopile (8) detects the temperature of the fluid before heated and produces a first temperature signal, while a downstream thermopile (5) detects t...  
WO/2000/063642
An IR transient thermography imaging system (10) includes high-power flash lamps (11) fitted with spectrally tuned optical filters (18) and a focal-plane array camera (13) for IR image data acquisition. The image data processing control ...  
WO/2000/060337
An apparatus and an active thermographic method for detecting subsurface defects in a specimen (104), particularly kissing unbond defects, includes heating the specimen, applying a force to the surface (102) of the specimen to shift and ...  
WO/2000/060345
A method of screening protein crystal growth conditions with picogram to microgram amounts of protein in picoliter or nanoliter volumes is provided. A preferred method comprises a microarray with a plurality of micro-chambers in the micr...  
WO/2000/058723
A micro-machined thermal conductivity detector for a portable gas chromatograph. The detector is highly sensitive and has fast response time to enable detection of the small size gas samples in a portable gas chromatograph which are in t...  
WO/2000/058688
A method for measuring chemical analytes and physical forces by measuring changes in the deflection of a microelectromechanical cantilever structure while it is being irradiated by a light having an energy above the band gap of the struc...  
WO/2000/057176
The invention relates to a method and to apparatus for thermodynamic analysis of a mixture of fluids, in which the volume of a sample of a given quantity of said mixture is caused to vary step by step and in monotonic manner, and the pre...  
WO/2000/057164
The present invention provides a method for the detection of inflammation in animals using infrared thermography. The invention also provides a method for the diagnosis of infections, diseases or disorders that induce inflammation using ...  
WO/2000/057163
The present invention provides a method for the detection of inflammation in animals using infrared thermography. The invention also provides a method for the detection of diseases or disorders that induce inflammation using infrared the...  
WO/2000/054045
In a chemical sensor system, samples are taken at multiple locations and then processed at a single processor module to give at or on line monitoring of a product or process.  
WO/2000/047988
A method for determining flame retardance of polymer compositions includes subjecting a plurality of specimens of a polymer composition to a flame test and performing a statistical analysis of the data obtained. The statistical analysis ...  
WO/2000/045163
A microsensor housing having a structure with at least one inlet at one end and a thermal property sensor at the other end. Situated between the inlet and the sensor is a convection shield. Sampled fluid is taken in the inlet from a chan...  
WO/2000/045156
A method for monitoring the quality of a paper web in a continuous process. In the method, a moving paper web is imaged with a thermal camera, whereby the web areas that differ from the moisture level of the surrounding areas or the area...  
WO/2000/043763
The present invention can be used in the analysis of the thermo-physical properties of solid materials, mainly those having non-uniform properties. This invention essentially relates to a method that involves heating the surfaces of mode...  
WO/2000/043744
Method and apparatus for measuring viscous heating/heat build-up of viscoelastic materials, such as rubber and polymer compounds. Temperature changes in the viscoelastic material are measured during application of a shearing force to the...  
WO/2000/043762
The invention concerns the detection of the formation of a deposit of material contained in a fluid, which consists in measuring the value of a heat flow circulating between the first and second surfaces (6) of a heat flow sensor (5) set...  
WO/2000/040985
An electronic prognostic and diagnostic system for determining infrared signature patterns emitted from electronic devices on circuit boards comprising a means for surveying and collecting infrared emission signature patterns emitted fro...  
WO/2000/040953
A sensor having an active sensing material exposed to the substance to be detected and an active reference material that is shielded from the substance to be detected. Thermocouples having a set of junctions proximate to the active sensi...  
WO/2000/039563
The present invention relates to a method of producing a calorimeter-related detector. A measuring cell (2) includes a cavity (21), which functions to enclose a volume (G) of medium intended for measuring or evaluating purposes. The surf...  
WO/2000/039823
A method of determining contact wear in a trip unit of a circuit breaker is presented. The trip unit includes a microcontroller and associated memories. An algorithm (program) stored in a memory of the trip unit measures temperatures rel...  
WO/2000/037698
The present invention provides a possibility to evaluate cooling curves recorded in near-eutectic cast iron melts. The curves are evaluated by determining the net amount of heat generated in the melt in the centre of the sample to the me...  
WO/2000/037699
By studying heat transfer in a sample vessel containing a sample of molten cast iron, it is possible to carry out accurate predictions of the microstructure in which the molten cast iron sample will solidify. This method is also highly s...  
WO/2000/036410
A modular materials characterization apparatus includes a sensor array (10) disposed on a substrate (16), with a standardized array and contact pad (14) format; electronic test and measurement apparatus (54) for sending electrical signal...  
WO/2000/036439
The sensor has an outer member (10) formed with an upwardly directed hole (12) having an open upper end (14). An inner member in the form of a tube (16) is provided having a lower portion (18) positioned in the hole (12) and an upper por...  
WO/2000/035488
The present invention describes novel compounds of the formula (Q)¿d?-L¿n?-C¿h?, useful for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, methods of imaging tumors in a patient, and methods of treating cancer in a patient. The present invent...  

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