Method and arrangement for registering and evaluating energy consumption
Registering energy consumption in part of a building, an item of state information of at least one energy load being acquired, the state information being...
Estimation of properties of mud
Measurements made with at least two sensors (flow rate or pressure) during generation of a message concurrently with operation of a noise source are used to...
System and methods for providing mass notification using existing fire
An apparatus configured to integrate with existing fire system strobe/horn plates. The apparatus may be a mass notification plate. Also disclosed are...
Methods and systems for providing audible content with training
An audible playback device that allows an athlete, such as a runner, to conveniently listen to audible content and receive athletic performance information. A...
Method for detecting operations of a power storage device and related
power storage device
A method for detecting operations of a power storage device is disclosed. The power storage device includes an electricity storage unit for storing power output...
Weighted output sensor
A sensor comprises a sensing element to generate output signals corresponding to receiving signals received from an object and an evaluation unit coupled to the...
Fire alarm with a transmitter spaced from a receiver through a colored
The present invention relates to a fire alarm 1 that includes a base 1.5 and a fire alarm insert which can be connected to base 1.5. A covering cap 3 and a...
Device for detecting haematoma or subcutaneous haemorrhage after
percutaneous coronary intervention
A device for detecting a hematoma or subcutaneous hemorrhage after a PCI, which includes a bandage provided with fastening elements for its placement at the PCI...
Fluid detection and containment apparatus
Disclosed are portable, easy-to-install apparatuses for detecting and containing fluid leaked or otherwise discharged from a fluid-filled device and for...
System for monitoring temperature and slope of a wafer and a method
A method for monitoring the temperature and slope of a wafer is presented, and the steps of the method comprises: (a) providing a cooling machine, a monitoring...
Driving safety warning method and device for a drowsy or distracted driver
A driving safety warning device includes a central processing unit (CPU); an acceleration sensor for sensing an acceleration value of a car having the driving...
Method of providing alarm service upon movement out of safety zone
Disclosed herein is a method of providing alarm service upon movement out of a safety zone in a mobile communication network. The method is implemented in such...
Passive microwave assessment of human body core to surface temperature
gradients and basal metabolic rate
A passive microwave thermography apparatus uses passive microwave antennas designed for operation, for example, at WARC protected frequencies of 1.400 to 1.427...
Radio frequency identification (RFID) surveillance tag
An enhanced method and apparatus are provided for tracking and managing a plurality of packagings, particularly packagings containing radioactive and fissile...
Marker for a magnetic theft protection system and method for its
Disclosed are markers for a magnetic theft protection system, which markers contain at least one oblong alarm strip made of an amorphous ferromagnetic alloy and...
Metal oxide semiconductor device for use in UHF electronic article
An Electronic Article Surveillance ("EAS") tag and method and system for deactivating EAS tags without the need to physically contact the tag with a...
A system uses a large loop antenna, connected with a transceiver operating below 1 MHz. The loop antenna is deployed from a spool to surround a crime scene, and...
System and method for securing and displaying items for merchandising
A system and method for automatically advertising items put on display, as well as protecting those items against theft. The system and method include an event...
Graphical user interface for emergency apparatus and method for operating
A communications system for emergency services personnel can include portable devices to be carried by emergency services personnel while at an emergency site....
Hierarchical storage manager (HSM) for intelligent storage of large
volumes of data
The present invention is a video surveillance, storage, and alerting system having the following components. One or more surveillance cameras capture video data...
Voice recorder based position registration
A system and method for monitoring a location having at least one sensor for sensing a change in at least one condition using voice tags to announce alarms. The...
Alarm and alarm management system for remote tracking devices
A system and method of implementing an alarm hierarchy in a remote tracking device tracked by a monitoring center is described. The remote tracking device is...
Asset recovery system
An asset location, tracking, and recovery system and method includes a network of VHF towers and a control center receiving signals from and transmitting...
Personal safety mobile notification system
Described embodiments provide a method of alarm notification. An alert mode of a mobile device is activated based on an emergency situation in an area. The...
Alert warning method
An emergency alert system and method are disclosed. The invention employs an emergency alert message, which directs end users to take some particular action...
Systems and methods for monitoring and controlling remote devices
Embodiments of the present invention are generally directed to a system for monitoring a variety of environmental and/or other conditions within a defined...
Apparatus and method for processing data collected via wireless network
An apparatus for processing data collected via a wireless network sensor includes modules for receiving and processing the data. The wireless network sensor...
Customization of personal emergency features for security systems
The inventive system and method comprises a processor operable to detect an event, storage having detailed data corresponding to the event, an input device...
Systems and methods for distributed monitoring of remote sites
Rules are applied to video surveillance data to detect events. Localization of the events is achieved by decomposing events into distinct components, each of...
System and method for providing emergency warnings for a rollover vehicle
A system and method for providing emergency warnings for a rollover vehicle is provided. In one embodiment, the invention relates to a warning system for an...
Device for detecting vehicle seat occupancy
A device for detecting the occupancy status of a vehicle seat with an electrical capacity sensor device that is arranged in a seat belt buckle assigned to the...
Adaptive switching receiver slice level
A disclosed example receiver for receiving transmissions and data for both a remote keyless entry (RKE) system and a tire pressure monitoring (TPM) system...
Tire pressure monitoring device
Pneumatic pressure monitoring units that measure pneumatic pressures of respective tires and that transmit results of the measurements of the pneumatic...
Tire-pressure control apparatus
A tire-pressure control apparatus includes time calculation means for calculating an up time over which the tire pressure of each wheel increases from a lower...
Vehicle meter display system and method for controlling the same
A vehicle meter display system that displays vehicle information including important information includes: a steering wheel that has at least one opening formed...
Vehicle obstruction warning system and method
A system and method for warning vehicle operators of obstructions are provided. First clearance data of the vehicle, including vehicle height and width, are...
Display apparatus displaying image of surroundings of vehicle
A display apparatus displaying an image of surroundings of a vehicle includes a camera capturing an image of the surroundings of the vehicle, and a display...
Signal apparatus for facilitating safe backup of vehicles
Systems and methods which allow a spotter external to a vehicle to provide signals to a driver of the vehicle in order to facilitate safe backup operations of...
Combination low voltage speaker / light fixture
A combination low voltage light and sound producing fixture is disclosed for installation in a yard wall or ceiling or on a wall or ceiling. Outdoor lighting...
Photoelectric controller for electric street lighting
An electric street light controller apparatus and monitoring method allows automatic street light turn-on and turn-off characteristics to be field programmable...
Near-field communication device with environmental sensor
A wireless communication device includes a near-field activated circuit that transmits an output signal upon exposure to an energizing electromagnetic field,...
Method for wireless data transmission
A method and apparatus for wireless data transmission is provided between a base station and a backscatter-based transponder, in which the transponder generates...
Canceling self-jammer signals in an RFID system
A device and method for canceling one or more self-jammer signals in a radio-frequency identification system.
RFID sensor using pulse processing
A radio frequency identification device having sensing elements incorporated in its tags, and the sensing value determines the width of a sensing pulse in its...
Resistor, particularly SMD resistor, and associated production method
The invention relates to a resistor (18), particularly an SMD resistor, including a planar, metallic support element (19) that has a top surface and a bottom...
An overvoltage protection device includes a slide-in protective member and at least one non-linear resistance element in the slide-in protective member. A cable...
Variable resistance element, semiconductor device, and method for
manufacturing variable resistance element
A method for manufacturing a variable resistance element includes the steps of: depositing a variable resistance material (106) in a contact hole (105), which...
Magnetic element module
A magnetic element module includes a magnetic core assembly and at least one first winding structure. The magnetic core assembly includes a first magnetic core...
Conductive module and assembly structure having such conductive module
The present invention provides a conductive module used for assembling a magnetic element and an electronic component. The conductive module includes a...
Planar transformer and winding arrangement system background
A winding arrangement system of a planar transformer includes a primary winding arranges on a number of first circuit layers of a printed circuit board (PCB),...