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for consumption on or after the date of with 19 CFR 351.305(a)(3). Timely Dated: September 5, 2008.
publication, consistent with section notification of the return or destruction Kate Sigler,
751(a)(1) of the Act: (1) The cash- of APO materials or conversion to Executive Secretary, The Manufacturing
deposit rates for the reviewed judicial protective order is hereby Council.
companies will be the rates shown requested. Failure to comply with the [FR Doc. E8–21073 Filed 9–10–08; 8:45 am]
above except that, for firms whose regulations and the terms of an APO is BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P
weighted-average margins are less than a sanctionable violation.
0.5 percent and therefore de minimis, We are issuing and publishing these
the Department shall not require a results in accordance with sections DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
deposit of estimated antidumping 751(a)(1) and 777(i) of the Act.
duties; (2) for previously reviewed or National Institute of Standards and
investigated companies not listed above, Dated: September 4, 2008. Technology
the cash-deposit rate will continue to be David M. Spooner
the company-specific rate published for Assistant Secretary for Import Notice of Inventions Available for
the most recent period; (3) if the Administration. Licensing
exporter is not a firm covered in this Appendix AGENCY: National Institute of Standards
review, a prior review, or the original and Technology, Commerce.
less-than-fair-value (LTFV) investigation 1. Zeroing of Negative Margins
2. Model-Matching Methodology ACTION: Notice of Inventions Available
but the manufacturer is, the cash-
3. Collapsing and Successor in Interest for Licensing.
deposit rate will be the rate established 4. Inventory Carrying Costs
for the most recent period for the 5. Calculation of Cost of Production/ SUMMARY: The inventions listed below
manufacturer of the merchandise; (4) Constructed Value and Use of AFA are owned in whole or part by the U.S.
the cash-deposit rate for all other 6. Rate for Respondent Not Selected Government, as represented by the
manufacturers or exporters will 7. Miscellaneous Issues
Secretary of Commerce. The U.S.
continue to be the all-others rate for the A. 15–Day Issuance of Liquidation
Instructions Government’s interest in these
relevant order made effective by the
B. CEP Profit inventions is available for licensing in
final results of review published on July
C. Decision Not to Verify JTEKT’s and accordance with 35 U.S.C. 207 and 37
26, 1993. See Antifriction Bearings
(Other Than Tapered Roller Bearings) NTN’s Cost Data CFR Part 404 to achieve expeditious
D. BPI Treatment for Dumping Duties and commercialization of results of federally
and Parts Thereof From France, et al. Net Value of Sales
Final Results of Antidumping Duty funded research and development.
8. Clerical Errors
Administrative Reviews and Revocation FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
in Part of an Antidumping Duty Order, [FR Doc. E8–21137 Filed 9–10–08; 8:45 am] Technical and licensing information on
58 FR 39729 (July 26, 1993). For ball BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P these inventions may be obtained by
bearings from Italy, see Antifriction writing to: National Institute of
Bearings (Other Than Tapered Roller Standards and Technology, Office of
Bearings) and Parts Thereof From DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Technology Partnerships, Attn: Mary
France, et al. Final Results of Clague, Building 222, Room A240,
International Trade Administration Gaithersburg, MD 20899. Information is
Antidumping Duty Administrative
Reviews and Partial Termination of The Manufacturing Council: Meeting also available via telephone: 301–975–
Administrative Reviews, 61 FR 66471, 4188, fax 301–975–3482, or e-mail:
66521 (December 17, 1996). These rates AGENCY:International Trade email@example.com. Any request for
are the all-others rates from the relevant Administration, U.S. Department of information should include the NIST
LTFV investigation. Commerce. Docket number and title for the
These deposit requirements shall invention as indicated below.
ACTION: Notice of a meeting.
remain in effect until further notice. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: NIST may
Notification to Importers SUMMARY: The Manufacturing Council enter into a Cooperative Research and
will hold a meeting to deliberate for Development Agreement (‘‘CRADA’’)
This notice serves as a final reminder with the licensee to perform further
to importers of their responsibility approval a draft letter of
recommendation on Sustainable research on the inventions for purposes
under 19 CFR 351.402(f) to file a of commercialization. The inventions
certificate regarding the reimbursement Manufacturing metrics.
available for licensing are:
of antidumping duties prior to DATES: September 23, 2008.
[NIST Docket Number: 00–013US]
liquidation of the relevant entries Location: Rochester, NY.
during this review period. Failure to Title: Mode-Locked Pulsed Laser
Additional Information: A System and Method.
comply with this requirement could supplemental notice will be issued in
result in the Department’s presumption Abstract: The invention is a system
the near future with the exact address and method for stabilizing the carrier-
that reimbursement of antidumping and time of the meeting. The date and
duties occurred and the subsequent envelope phase of the pulses emitted by
address will also be posted on the a femtosecond mode-locked laser by
assessment of doubled antidumping Council’s Web site at http://
duties. using the powerful tools of frequency-
www.manufacturing.gov/council as domain laser stabilization. Control of
Notification Regarding APOs soon as they are available. the pulse-to-pulse carrier-envelope
This notice also serves as a reminder FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The phases was confirmed using temporal
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to parties subject to administrative Manufacturing Council Executive cross correlation. This phase
protective order (APO) of their Secretariat, Room 4043, Washington, DC stabilization locks the absolute
responsibility concerning the 20230 (Phone: 202–482–1369), or visit frequencies emitted by the laser, which
disposition of proprietary information the Council’s Web site at http:// is used to perform absolute optical
disclosed under APO in accordance www.manufacturing.gov/council. frequency measurements that were
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directly referenced to a stable sensing apparatus to be sensitive to a extremely low thermal expansion
microwave clock. magnetic field parallel to the axis of the coefficient material, which surrounds
[NIST Docket Number: 01–010US] magnetoresistive sensing apparatus and the spacer cylinder and contacts it
Title: Multistage Synchronization of insensitive to magnetic fields uniformly. Once the collar has been
Pulsed Radiation Sources. perpendicular to the axis. properly located, it is cemented in place
Abstract: The invention is jointly [NIST Docket Number: 04–017US] so that the spacer cylinder 10 is
owned by the Department of Commerce Title: Doped Gd5Ge2Si2 Compounds uniformly supported and does not have
and University of Colorado. The ability and Methods for Reducing Hysteresis to be squeezed at all. The collar also
to synchronize a passively-mode locked Losses in Gd5Ge2Si2 Compound. includes a number of cavities partially
laser to an external reference, or to a Abstract: The invention provides an bored into its lower flat surface, around
second laser, has many applications. effective method for greatly reducing the the axial bore. These cavities are
Previous work synchronizing two mode- large hysteresis losses that have been support points, into which mounting
locked ti:sapphire lasers has observed in the Gd5Ge2Si2 magnetic base pins will be inserted. Hence the
demonstrated timing jitters of at best a refrigerant compound in the 270–320 K collar is supported at a minimum of
few hundred femtoseconds. Since it is temperature range. The method consists three points.
now routinely possible to generate of alloying the compound with a very [NIST Docket Number: 05–019US]
pulses with duration < 20 fs, improved small amount of either iron or other Title: Real Time, Active Picometer-
techniques would make it possible to silicide-forming metal additive, such as Scale Alignment, Stabilization, and
take full advantages of the available manganese, cobalt, copper, or gallium. Registration in One or More
time resolution. This invention would This small metal addition has the effect Dimensions.
allow to rigorously and robustly of reducing the large hysteretic losses by Abstract: The invention is jointly
synchronize transform-limited pulse more than 90 percent and in some cases owned by the Department of Commerce
trains from separate mode-locked lasers to nearly 100 percent. and University of Colorado. The
with a timing jitter of < 15 fs. [NIST Docket Number: 05–014US] invention presents a widely applicable
[NIST Docket Number: 01–030US] Title: System and Method for technique which enables two (or more)
Title: Minimizing Spatial-Dispersion- Holographic Optic Trap Bonding. mechanically independent structures
Induced Birefringence. Abstract: The invention is jointly whose respective positions in three
Abstract: The invention concerns a owned by the Department of Commerce dimensional space can be maintained
method to eliminate or reduce the and New York University. The with sub-nanometer precision for long
intrinsic birefringence in cubic crystals invention is a method for bonding two (>100 s) periods of time. The method is
made from Group II fluorides. or more objects using nanometer-scale based on the scattering of laser light by
[NIST Docket Number: 03–003US] to micrometer-scale adhesive particles one (or more) fiducial marks. One mark
Title: High Spectral Purity Microwave manipulated and cured by optical is coupled to each structure to be
Oscillator Design Using Air-Dielectric tweezers, including holographic optical positioned, except in the case where a
Cavity. tweezers. lens is one of the structures to be
Abstract: The invention is jointly [NIST Docket Number: 05–015US] stabilized. The scattered light is
owned by the Department of Commerce Title: The Use of Adenine as a Method collected in a photo-sensitive device
and Total Frequency Inc. A high for Controlled Immobilization of which enables real-time high-bandwidth
spectral purity microwave oscillator is Nucleic Acids and Their Analogs on position-sensing of each structure. The
provided. The oscillator uses an air- Gold Surfaces. method requires one of the structures to
dielectric cavity and employs the Abstract: The invention is jointly be mounted onto a precision (e.g.,
known carrier-suppression technique. In owned by the Department of Commerce, piezoelectrc) 2D or 3D translational
one embodiment, the oscillator employs Naval Research Laboratory, and stage. Signals generated by the scattered
a high-Q cavity to self-sustain an University of Maryland. The invention light field are used in a feedback loop
oscillating sign formed by feeding back provides for attaching nucleic acids to a to modulate the stage position.
into its input a power-amplified output surface at a controlled grafting density [NIST Docket Number: 07–009]
signal of the cavity in which residual in a controlled conformation by Title: A New Approach to Contacting
phase noise in the amplifier stages is contacting an immobilization solution Nanowire Arrays Using Nanoparticles.
suppressed. A bandpass filter selects the of nucleic acids containing at least one Abstract: The invention is jointly
cavity mode. Another embodiment block of adenine nucleotides to a owned by the Department of Commerce
suppresses the noise of a voltage- surface for a sufficient period of time to and University of Maryland. A new
controlled oscillator whose frequency allow attachment to the surface. approach towards electrically contacting
and power-amplified output interrogates [NIST Docket Number: 05–018US] the top of an aligned nanowire or
the cavity mode. Title: Mounting System for Optical nanotube array using a conductive
[NIST Docket Number: 04–009US] Frequency Reference Cavities. nanoparticle film has been developed.
Title: Zig-Zag Shape Biased Abstract: The invention is jointly Conducting nanoparticles are generated,
Anisotropic Magneto-Resistive Sensor. owned by the Department of Commerce charged and deposited onto the sample
Abstract: A magnetoresistive sensing and University of Colorado. A technique containing the nanowire or nanotube
apparatus is disclosed, comprising a for reducing the vibration sensitivity of array within an electrostatic
magnetic film having a zig-zag shaped laser-stabilizing optical reference precipitator. The electric field
structure, a central axis, and a cavities is based upon an improved enhancement from the tips of the
magnetization associated with the design and mounting method for the 5 nanowires (or nanotubes) is utilized to
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magnetic film, wherein the zig-zag cavity, wherein the cavity is mounted attract charged nanoparticles
shaped structure biases the vertically. It is suspended at one plane, exclusively onto the top of the array.
magnetization direction alternately at around the spacer cylinder, equidistant This approach is a non-destructive,
positive and negative angles thereof, from the mirror ends of the cavity. The generic scheme that may be extended to
thereby permitting the magnetoresistive suspension element is a collar of an any aligned nanowire or nanotube array.
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[NIST Docket Number: 07–011] DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Title: Thermometer Based On
Dielectric Electromagnetic Resonators. National Institute of Standards and National Institute of Standards and
Abstract: The invention provides a Technology Technology
new and innovative sapphire [Docket No: 080626784–81166–02]
whispering gallery thermometer (SWGT) Manufacturing Extension Partnership
that is very robust and resistant to Advisory Board Technology Innovation Program
mechanical shock. The intrinsic Extension of Due Date for Proposals
frequency temperature dependence of AGENCY: National Institute of Standards
the synthetic sapphire permittivity, and Technology, Department of AGENCY: National Institute of Standards
coupled with the ease of locating the Commerce. and Technology (NIST), United States
resonant frequency of a high-Q Department of Commerce.
ACTION: Notice of public meeting.
resonator, allows for the use of a ACTION: Notice.
whispering gallery mode resonator as a
SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal SUMMARY: Due to technical difficulties,
thermometer rather than as a frequency
Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. app. NIST is extending the deadline for
source. The temporal stability of
2, notice is hereby given that the proposal submission for its Technology
sapphire as the thermometry material
Manufacturing Extension Partnership Innovation Program competition to 3
provides excellent long-term
(MEP) Advisory Board, National p.m. Eastern Time, Monday, September
Institute of Standards and Technology 15, 2008. NIST will accept only paper
Temperature sensitivity and stability of
(NIST) will meet Wednesday, October submissions during the extended time
response, as exhibited by measurement
22, 2008, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The period.
uncertainty determination, of less than
MEP Advisory Board is composed of 10 DATES: Paper submissions must be
10 mK have been demonstrated.
members appointed by the Director of received no later than 3 p.m. Eastern
[NIST Docket Number: 07–012US] NIST who were selected for their
Title: Length Separation of Carbon Time, Monday, September 15, 2008.
expertise in the area of industrial Review, selection, and grant award
Nanotubes by Centrifugation in a Dense extension and their work on behalf of
Liquid. processing is expected to be completed
smaller manufacturers. The Board was by early December 2008.
Abstract: The invention provides a established to fill a need for outside
method for separating carbon nanotubes ADDRESSES: Paper submissions must be
input on MEP. MEP is a unique program
by length. The processes involve sent to the National Institute of
consisting of centers across the United
forming highly dispersed systems of the Standards and Technology, 100 Bureau
States and Puerto Rico, with
nanotubes followed by creating an array Drive, Stop 4701, Gaithersburg, MD
partnerships at the state, federal, and
of layers in a centrifugation vessel. 20899–4701.
local levels. The Board works closely
[NIST Docket Number: 07–013US] with MEP to provide input and advice FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Title: Microfluidic Passive Sorting on MEP’s programs, plans, and policies. Barbara Lambis via e-mail at
and Storage of Liquid Plugs Using For this meeting, discussions will focus firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone
Capillary Force. on updates of MEP current key (301) 975–4447.
Abstract: A three-dimensional initiatives, MEP’s next generation SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On July
microfluidic device for passive sorting strategic plan and opportunities for MEP 15, 2008, the National Institute of
and storing of liquid plugs is provided in emerging industries. The agenda may Standards and Technology’s (NIST)
with homogeneous surfaces from the change to accommodate Board business. Technology Innovation Program (TIP)
exposure of a photopolymer through announced that it was soliciting high-
binary masking motifs, i.e., arrays of DATES: The meeting will convene risk, high reward research and
opaque pixels on a transparency mask. October 22, 2008 at 11 a.m. and will development proposals for financial
The device includes sub-millimeter adjourn at 5 p.m. on October 22, 2008. assistance (73 FR 40507). The due date
three-dimensional relief microstructures ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at for submission of all proposals was 3
to aid in the channeling of fluids. The The Inn & Conference Center, University p.m. Eastern Time, Thursday,
microstructures have topographically of Maryland University College, 3501 September 4, 2008. Due to technical
modulated features smaller than 100 University Blvd E, Adelphi, Maryland difficulties some proposers were unable
micrometers. 20783. Anyone wishing to attend this to submit their proposals electronically
[NIST Docket Number: 07–014US] meeting should submit name, e-mail on Thursday, September 4, 2008. In
address and phone number to Susan order to provide all interested parties
Title: Fabrication Method of
Hayduk (email@example.com or 301– the opportunity to submit a proposal for
975–5615) no later than October 17, TIP, NIST is extending the solicitation
Microstructures Using Pattern
2008. period until 3 p.m. Eastern Time,
Homogenization With UV Light.
Abstract: The invention consists of a Monday, September 15, 2008. Electronic
photolithographic technique for the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: proposals received between 3 p.m. and
fabrication of microstructures with Karen Lellock, Manufacturing Extension 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday,
arbitrary topography, which utilizes UV Partnership, National Institute of September 4, 2008 will be deemed
light and a binary transparency mask Standards and Technology, timely and given full consideration.
designed to trigger a homogenization Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899–4800, Paper proposals received between 3
effect on a photopolymer. telephone number (301) 975–4269. p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday,
Dated: September 2, 2008. September 4, 2008 and September 11,
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Dated: September 4, 2008. 2008 will be deemed timely and given
Richard F. Kayser, James M. Turner,
full consideration. During the extended
Chief Scientist. Deputy Director. solicitation period, NIST will accept
[FR Doc. E8–21155 Filed 9–10–08; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. E8–21148 Filed 9–10–08; 8:45 am] only paper submissions. Proposers who
BILLING CODE 3510–13–P BILLING CODE 3510–13–P attempted to submit electronic
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