ELECTRICTY SUPPLY AND CONTROL APPARATUS
Electricity supply and control apparatus (10) for controlling the electricity power supply to a plurality of circuits in a building, comprises: a base unit (12)...
SYSTEM AND INTEGRATED METHOD FOR A PARALLEL AND SERIES ARC FAULT CIRCUIT
To prevent property fires, electrical circuits need to be protected from arc faults due to line-to-line, line-to-neutral and line-to-ground conductivity, known...
METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND APPARATUS FOR SHEDDING LOADS FROM AN ELECTRICAL GRID
A load shedding system for operating at least one circuit breaker positioned within an enclosure is described. The load shedding system includes a processor...
SYSTEM AND METHOD OF LOADFLOW CALCULATION FOR ELECTRICAL POWER SYSTEM
A method of performing loadflow calculations for controlling voltages and power flow in a power network by reading on-line data of given/specified/scheduled/set...
Power management apparatus, power management system including the power
management apparatus, and method for...
A power management system includes a smart socket to meter power consumption of an electric device by connecting to the electric device, and be assigned a code,...
INTELLIGENT PROCESS INTERFACE AND SUBSTATION AUTOMATION SYSTEM
This specification discloses an intelligent and digitalized process level interface which is referred to herein as an Intelligent Process Interface (IPI). The...
GRID CONNECTED POWER STORAGE SYSTEM AND INTEGRATION CONTROLLER THEREOF
A grid connected power storage system is disclosed. According to some aspects, an integration controller controlling a grid-connected power storage system may...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ESTABLISHING COMMUNICATION WITH AN ARRAY OF
A system and method for establishing communication between a controller and a plurality of inverters comprises determining a response time window length and...
Irrigation Controller With Removable Station Modules
An irrigation controller includes a housing for enclosing a microprocessor that stores and executes at least one watering program. The microprocessor has a...
A laundry machine includes a drum supported at least two spaced apart support locations for rotation about a rotation axis. A balance correction system is able...
Method And Device For Controlling The Temperature Of A Building
A method is disclosed for controlling the temperature of a building having at least one cooling/heating system, which is integrated in a ceiling of the building...
PORTABLE COGENERATION SYSTEM INCORPORATING RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURES
A cogeneration system comprising a power generation unit, a thermal generation unit thermally coupled to the power generation unit, a plurality of renewable...
Method for Predefining an Operating Point of a Drive Machine of a Drive
A method for predefining an operating point of a drive machine of a drive system, including the drive machine and at least two loads which are driven by the...
Electric Manipulator Joint
A manipulator joint includes an encoder having a body and shaft. The encoder body may be fixed to a first housing and the encoder shaft may be fixed to a second...
GUIDING DEVICE FOR GUIDING MOBILE ROBOTIC VACUUM CLEANER TO CHARGING BASE
A guiding device for guiding a mobile robotic vacuum cleaner to a charging base is composed of a central sensor, a left sensor, and a right sensor. The mobile...
Apparatus and Method of Detecting a Rotational Setting of Plastics
An apparatus for the detection of a geometrical position of plastics material containers, for example, plastics material pre-forms, having a base member and a...
SUBSTRATE HANDLING SYSTEM FOR ALIGNING AND ORIENTING SUBSTRATES DURING A
A system for sensing, orienting, and transporting wafers in an automated wafer handling process that reduces the generation of particles and contamination so...
DOCUMENT DISCARDING APPARATUS, DOCUMENT MANAGING SYSTEM, AND COMPUTER
A document discarding apparatus includes: a metal detector that detects presence or absence of a metal embedded in a document; a code reader that reads a code;...
AUTOMATIC PRESCRIPTION DRUG DISPENSER
An automatic prescription drug dispenser including a remote dispenser, a prescription entry system, and a communications network. The remote dispenser transmits...
An exemplary embodiment includes a cabinet having at least one drawer with selectable access for storing items, such as medications. A slidable cover with a...
WORKPIECE MEASURING DEVICE, COLLISION PREVENTING DEVICE, AND MACHINE TOOL
A workpiece measuring device, a collision preventing device, and a machine tool acquires 3D data of the shape of a workpiece used to prevent a collision between...
AUTOMATIC PROGRAMMING APPARATUS AND AUTOMATIC PROGRAMMING METHOD
To obtain an automatic programming apparatus, capable of generating a tool path for the chamfering process with a simple operation and capable of shortening the...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ROUTING DISPATCHING AND ROUTING RETICLES
A method includes generating a reticle transport job using a computing device. The reticle job identifies a selected reticle. A reticle pod available for...
METHOD FOR SLICING FOODSTUFFS
The disclosure describes a method for cutting a food product into slices for producing portions by taking into account the target weight thereof. Information...
IDENTIFICATION INFORMATION SETTING DEVICE AND IDENTIFICATION INFORMATION
The present invention provides an identification information setting device and an identification information setting method that can easily set identification...
AUTOMATIC PROGRAMMING APPARATUS AND AUTOMATIC PROGRAMMING METHOD
Automatic programming apparatus includes: a material shape data input unit that receives input of data of material shape; a processing program storage unit that...
ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD FOR SIMULATING PROBE OF WORKPIECE MEASURING
A method simulates a probe of a workpiece measuring device using an electronic device. The electronic device correlates component names of the probe to a...
SCALABLE AND FLEXIBLE INFORMATION SECURITY FOR INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION
A security system that relates to industrial automation security comprises a component that receives a request to modify security relating to a zone of a...
INTELLIGENT INTERFACE FOR A DISTRIBUTED CONTROL SYSTEM
An intelligent interface system is provided for connecting an external application to a distributed control system (DCS). The interface system is operable to...
INTEGRATED ORGAN AND TISSUE PRINTING METHODS, SYSTEM AND APPARATUS
A method of making an organ or tissue comprises: (a) providing a first dispenser containing a structural support polymer and a second dispenser containing a...
COMPOSITE AND ITS USE
The present invention relates to a composite comprising a structural part, a porous part, and at least two interconnecting parts arranged at a distance from...
Anti-Reflux Devices and Methods for Treating Gastro-Esophageal Reflux
Devices, systems, and methods for treating gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) include anti-reflux valves and retainers for securing them within the lumen...
IMPLANT COMPONENTS AND METHODS
Systems, devices, and methods are provided for orthopedic implants. The implants may include a base member, such as an acetabular shell or an augment, that is...
KNEE JOINT PROSTHESIS
A knee joint endoprosthesis is provided with a simplified construction. The knee joint endoprosthesis consists of a femur component and a tibia component which...
A cup intended to interact with a prosthetic humeral head has a generally circular shape and positioning and anchoring devices for embedding the cup in an...
MEDICAL DEVICES WITH GALVANIC PARTICULATES
Implantable medical devices having galvanic particulates are disclosed. The particulates may be coated onto at least part of a surface of the medical device. In...
INTERVERTEBRAL IMPLANT AND TOOL FOR PLACING SAME
The invention relates to an intervertebral implant (1) designed to be placed in an intervertebral space by 90.degree. pivoting and without preliminary spacing...
INTERVERTEBRAL DISC PROSTHESIS WITH TRANSVERSALLY ARCHED, CURVED
CYLINDRICAL ARTICULATION SURFACES FOR THE...
An intervertebral disc prosthesis for the total replacement of a intervertebral disc within the lumbar and cervical spine is disclosed. The intervertebral disc...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR INTERVERTEBRAL DISC SUPPORT AND REPAIR
An intervertebral disc device is provided to support or repair one or both of the disc annulus and the disc nucleus. The intervertebral disc device includes an...
LORDOTIC EXPANDABLE INTERBODY IMPLANT AND METHOD
The present disclosure relates to an intervertebral implant that can be surgically introduced between adjacent vertebral bodies and adjusted or expanded in situ...
HOLLOW HIGHLY-EXPANDABLE PROSTHETIC VERTEBRAL BODY
An expandable vertebral prosthesis for replacement of a vertebral body includes opposed end plates that are respectively adapted to abut two other vertebral...
IMPLANTABLE ONE-PIECE HEART PROSTHESIS
Implantable one-piece heart prosthesis. According to the invention, the prosthesis comprises a main hydraulic actuator (13t) arranged between the artificial...
HIGH EFFICIENCY BLOOD PUMP
A high efficiency blood pump includes a pump housing, wherein the pump housing provides an inlet and outlet. The pump includes a motor housing, wherein the...
Methods and Apparatus for Endovascularly Replacing a Patient's Heart Valve
The present invention provides methods and apparatus for endovascularly replacing a patient's heart valve. The apparatus includes a replacement valve and an...
BAR-LESS COMMISSURE ATTACHMENT FOR PROSTHETIC VALVE
An implantable prosthetic valve, according to one embodiment, comprises a radially collapsible and expandable frame and a leaflet structure supported within the...
Photo-Activated Attachment Of Cholesterol To Polyurethane Surfaces For
Adhesion Of Endothelial Cells
A polymer is provided according to structure (I) wherein Y is a thiol-reactive group selected from one or more of the following moieties and Z is an ionogenic...
BIOABSORBABLE STENT WITH LAYERS HAVING DIFFERENT DEGRADATION RATES
A bioabsorbable stent and method of forming the same including a stent scaffolding formed from polymer layers with different degradation rates is disclosed. The...
An endolumenal for delivering and positioning an endolumenal expandable prosthesis for a bifurcation is provided. The endolumenal device includes a guidewire...
STENT HAVING INCREASED VISIBILITY IN THE X-RAY IMAGE
A stent comprising a tubular base body having a lumen along a longitudinal axis. The base body has a plurality of circumferential support structures and one or...
HYDROGEL JACKETED STENTS
Hydrogel jacketed stents provide the ability to fill in the stent frame in vivo to at least partially cover the interior of the surface of the stent following...