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Correction of sensor non-equipotentiality in a resistivity imaging device
A method for correcting data from a sensor electrode in a sensor includes determining a potential difference (V) between the sensor electrode and another sensor...
Method and apparatus for analyzing multi-channel chromatogram
A method for analyzing a multi-channel chromatogram is realized for accurately resolving overlapping peaks on a multi-channel chromatogram to permit analysis of...
Integrated systems and methods for diversity generation and screening
Integrated systems and methods for diversity generation and screening are provided. The systems use common fluid and array handling components to provide...
Method of supporting a diagnosis of a risk of cancer recurrence, and a
device of supporting a diagnosis of a...
A method of supporting a diagnosis of a risk of cancer recurrence is disclosed. The method provides a new determining value a recurrence risk score (RRS) which...
Population of background suppression lists from limited data in agent
Methods and systems are disclosed for detection of agents such as pathogens or toxic substances and, in particular, to methods and systems for determining the...
Method for confirming positions on which probes are immobilized in nucleic
The present invention provides a method for accurately and easily confirming that nucleic acid probes immobilized on a nucleic acid array are correctly arrayed...
Genes associated with progression and response in chronic myeloid leukemia
and uses thereof
The invention provides molecular markers that are associated with the progression of chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), and methods and computer systems for...
Disclosed are methods of identifying microRNA motifs or microRNA precursors for a target gene or a set of target genes. Also disclosed are related...
Method of identifying unique target sequence
Described are methods and systems for designing target-specific oligonucleotides of L-length. The method comprises a) parsing a polynucleotide target into...
Methods for characterizing agonists and partial agonists of target
In one aspect, the present invention provides methods of determining whether an agent is more like a partial agonist of a target molecule than a full agonist of...
RNA surveillance among curated proteins
Computational methods for systematically characterizing putative protein isoforms as apparent targets of nonsense-mediated decay (NMD) comprise: (a) identifying...
Serum biomarkers in lung cancer
Certain biomarkers and biomarker combinations are useful in a qualifying lung cancer status in a subject. A diagnostic methodology employing these biomarkers...
Surface pointing techniques
A method for processing seismic data, characterized in that with a view to analyzing them as a function of at least four dimensions. Picking and/or picking...
System and method for seismic trace analysis
Seismic data are processed to reduce or eliminate aliasing due, for example to sparse or irregular sampling. An iterative method includes an inhibiting function...
A disclosed mobile body includes an energy generator configured to generate energy from a supplied fuel gas; a gas leakage detecting unit configured to detect...
Navigation system with apparatus for detecting accuracy failures
A navigation system for a vehicle having a receiver operable to receive a plurality of signals from a plurality of transmitters includes a processor and a...
Method and system of locating printouts
Methods and apparatus for locating printouts are provided. In a method embodiment, a method of providing information generally includes generating directions to...
Digital mapping system
Various methods, systems, and apparatus for implementing aspects of a digital mapping system are disclosed. One such method includes sending a location request...
System and method of wireless downloads of map and geographic based data
to portable computing devices
Systems and method of managing map data on electronic devices such as portable electronic devices include systems and methods of preloading map data, managing...
Method for auto-updating application program
A method for auto updating application program suitable for a global position system (GPS) navigator is provided. The method comprises the following steps....
Method and system for displaying social networking navigation information
A mapping system associated with a social network includes determining that a social networking map object ("MO") is outside a visible area of a map displayed;...
Remote destination programming for vehicle navigation
Remote destination programming enables a user to define a desired destination (402, 406, 410) in advance of a journey. The destination may be stored in a user...
Optimum route determination employing an estimation function
A method and system for determining a route from a starting point to a destination on a road network are provided, where an estimation function for vertices of...
System and method for navigating a mobile device user interface with a
directional sensing device
An electronic mobile device includes a display, a tilt sensor and a processor. The display is for displaying a graphical element. The tilt sensor is configured...
Point of interest spatial rating search
The present invention is directed to a system and method for searching and retrieving location information associated with one or more points of interests,...
Fuel efficiency determination for an engine
A module that calculates power loss for an internal combustion engine includes an air intake calculation module that determines a final air per cylinder (APC)...
Method of creating a virtual traffic network
A computer-implemented method of creating a virtual traffic network includes inputting map data representing a road system, inputting flow data related to...
Filtering road traffic condition data obtained from mobile data sources
Techniques are described for assessing road traffic conditions in various ways based on obtained traffic-related data, such as data samples from vehicles and...
Control device for internal combustion engine
In this apparatus, maintaining control (time t1 to t2) which instructs fixing of the open timing VVT of an intake valve is executed in a predetermined low load...
Starter drive assembly and method of starting an engine
A starter drive assembly includes a starter output shaft having a plurality of circumferentially-spaced axial grooves, a clutch assembly, and a barrel assembly....
Method to determine a fuel composition
The invention deals with a method to determine the fuel composition of a fuel mixture from a first fuel and a second fuel for the operation of an internal...
Fuel injection controller for internal combustion engine
A common rail type fuel injection system of an engine includes: a common rail for accumulating and holding high-pressure fuel; a fuel pump for pressure-feeding...
Secondary air supply system and vehicle
A secondary air supply system includes a CPU, a first air supply pipe, a second air supply pipe, a first shut-off valve, and a second shut-off valve. First ends...
System and method for determining oxygen sensor heater resistance
An engine control module includes an exhaust heating module, a temperature determination module, and a resistance measuring module. The exhaust heating module...
Method of monitoring a gas turbine engine
Operation of gas turbine engines and in particular gas turbine engines utilised for aircraft, in an efficient manner is a desired objective. Thus engine...
Automotive slipstreaming support system
Systems and methods are provided to enhance the ability of a driver to safely slipstream a leading vehicle to realize a fuel economy benefit.
Antilock brake system control device and method
An object of the present invention is to provide an antilock brake system control device that can realize an accurate constant speed running control by...
Vehicle control device
A vehicle control device for executing the following control are provided. When a driving mode is input, a CPU of an ECU outputs an instruction for shifting a...
Control apparatus for automatic transmission for vehicle
A control apparatus for an automatic transmission includes an operational condition detecting unit for detecting a vehicle operational condition, a slope...
Systems and methods for improving haul road conditions
A method for improving haul road surface conditions comprises collecting performance data associated with at least one machine operating on a haul route and...
A travel device includes a plurality of wheels disposed parallel to one another, a step plate mounted between the wheels, a handle mounted to the step plate,...
Methods for detecting vehicle rollover
An automobile rollover detection system comprising a control module to receive a first set and a second set of signals, to determine a first threshold in...
Ultrasonic sensor-based side impact sensing system
A side-impact threat assessment system that uses at least one ultrasonic sensor is provided. A method of detecting a potential side-impact collision on a host...
Methods and systems for providing accessory steering wheel controls
An aftermarket steering wheel control includes a housing that includes a user-operable switch and a control module. The control module is configured to...
Vehicle control device
A vehicle control device and a vehicle are provided with compatibility between high grip performance and fuel efficiency. When a camber angle of a wheel is...
Vehicular drive assist system and vehicular drive assist method
A vehicular drive assist system that analyzes information collected from a vehicle and sends a result of analysis to the vehicle and/or another vehicle,...
Apparatus for tracking and recording vital signs and task-related
information of a vehicle to identify...
An apparatus is provided for diagnosing the state of health of a vehicle and for providing the operator of the vehicle with a substantially real-time indication...
Internal-combustion-engine ignition diagnosis apparatus and
internal-combustion-engine control apparatus
The internal-combustion-engine ignition diagnosis apparatus is configured in such a way that the first duration setting unit sets the first detection duration...
Vehicle management system and method using ECU
Disclosed is a vehicle management system using a wireless network system the system comprising, a WCDMA service unit having a specified ID and obtaining access...
Energy and emission responsive routing for vehicles
Methods, including service methods, articles of manufacture, systems, articles and programmable devices are provided for vehicle route planning as a function of...