Apparatus and method for self-calibration of coriolis vibratory gyroscope
A control component of an apparatus in one example is configured to signal a plurality of electrodes arranged in at least first, second, third, and fourth...
Sensing element of coriolis force gyroscope
A gyroscope includes a ring-shaped resonator mounted in a housing, and a bottom plate attached to the resonator. A plurality of openings arranged substantially...
Microsystem, and more particularly a microgyrometer, includes at least two
mechanically coupled oscillating masses
A microsystem, and more particularly a microgyrometer, includes at least two mechanically coupled oscillating masses. The microsystem is achieved in a flat...
Method for correcting the eccentricity of a vehicle wheel in balancing
machines or the like
The method for correcting the eccentricity of a vehicle wheel in balancing machines or the like, comprises: a reading phase for reading the radial eccentricity...
System and device for measuring and analyzing forces applied by a cyclist
on a pedal of a bicycle
According to some embodiments, a sensor device for determining forces exerted by a cyclist on a pedal of a bicycle is provided. The sensor device includes a...
A level meter employs the radar concept for measuring the fill level of a medium in a container and incorporates an electric conductor system for conducting an...
Flow sensor with thermocouples
The flow sensor comprises a heater arranged between two sensing thermopiles. In addition, at least one monitoring thermocouple is provided for measuring the...
In situ sediment ecotoxicity assessment system
A system includes a plurality of chamber holders having openings therein, and an exposure chamber positioned in each chamber holder. Each exposure chamber...
Method for correcting the measured concentrations of gas components in
A method of characterizing formation fluid present in a subsurface earth formation during drilling using methods for correcting the measured concentrations of...
Piezoelectric module for energy harvesting, such as in a tire pressure
Subject matter disclosed herein may relate to energy harvesting piezoelectric modules as may be used, for example, in power supplies for tire pressure...
Method and device for monitoring tire pressure utilizing a reference value
that evolves according to a...
A method of monitoring a pressure (P) of a tire of a motor vehicle involves measuring a pressure (P) of the tire and comparing the measured pressure with at...
Apparatus and method for measuring local tire stiffness
A tire testing apparatus and method for measuring the local stiffness of a tire. The apparatus includes a force producing mechanism, a force measuring device, a...
Sensor system for a steering wheel of a motor vehicle
A sensor system for a steering wheel of a motor vehicle is provided, characterized in that, in one form, in and/or on a steering wheel rim at least one sensor...
Method for confirming function of idling stop and restarting system
A vehicle that is equipped with an idling stop and restarting system and method thereof for testing a function of the idling stop and restarting system may...
Method for diagnosing the condition of an engine fuel supply system
A method for diagnosing a condition of a system for supplying fuel to a fuel injected controlled-ignition internal combustion engine, of a type including an...
Control apparatus for internal combustion engine
The control apparatus for the internal combustion engine includes: a unit for detecting the change in the alcohol concentration of a fuel supplied to the...
Scanning probe microscope
A scanning probe microscope, capable of performing shape measurement not affected by electrostatic charge distribution of a sample, which: monitors an...
Determining postural stability
A method for determining postural stability of a person can include acquiring a plurality of pressure data points over a period of time from at least one...
Method for the detection of lateral flow assay and strip and laser-induced
epifluorescence and compact scanner...
Disclosed is a lateral flow quantitative assay method capable of quantitatively determining the concentration and analyzing the spatial distribution of a...
Detection of ingress of water in an intermediate layer using acoustic
An apparatus and a method for determining a moisture ingress in an insulating layer surrounding a pipe, the insulating layer being surrounded by a tubular...
Leakage detection method using micromachined-thermal-convection
A method and device for identifying leaks in or a leakage rate of an integrated circuit package. The method and device include integrating a ...
Assembly for measuring the specific gravity and level of a liquid
An assembly for measuring both the level and specific gravity of a liquid in a container includes a first sensor arrangement for sensing the level of the liquid...
Method and device for detecting and identifying chemical agents
A feeding device for enriching and feeding a fluid sample into a chemical detector, the feeding device comprises (a) a sorbent element having a sorbent material...
Remaining hydrogen sensor
In the hydrogen remaining sensor of the present invention, the hydrogen remaining sensor is arranged in a space in which the hydrogen is absorbed/released by...
Impact detection device
An impact detection device, as well as a system that includes such a device for simulation of a combat sport, or more generally for use in a sport in which the...
Apparatus for machining variable trim line of panel
The present invention relates to an apparatus for machining a variable trim line of a panel, which can machine the variable trim line through a simple...
Backward extrusion process for inner profiles
A process of producing an inner profile (18)in a tube or hollow profile (11) includes inserting the tube or hollow profile (11) into a supporting sleeve (12),...
Method of controlling mandrel in a tube-extruding press
The invention relates to a method for adjusting the position of a mandrel (10), which is situated in a hydraulic punch consisting of a cylinder and a ram that...
Material forming machine incorporating quick changeover assembly
A clamp block kit for use on a machine having an adjustment mechanism employing a shaft and associated nut. The clamp block kit comprises a clamp block assembly...
Electronic access control handle set for a door lock
The present invention provides for a handle set for a lock with a latch, the handle set having an authentication circuit and actuator in the interior handle...
Method and a storage and locking arrangement for storing keys to locks
A method and storage and locking arrangement for storing keys to locks and controlling the use of keys. The storage and locking arrangement consists of a closed...
Releasable lock for a motor vehicle locking system
A disengageable cylinder for a motor vehicle lock mechanism includes a fixed stator, a sleeve, a rotor, a driver, and an indexer. The sleeve is mounted in...
Valet key storage device
A valet key storage device, includes a valet key storage portion for storing a valet key having an opening, a locking bar for locking the valet key, a driving...
Versatile cross bar device for container door stanchions
A universal security device for preventing unlocking rotation of right and left door stanchions of cargo containers including a protective housing for a puck...
Lock having an indicatory lock core
This invention relates to a lock, which includes a housing and an indicative lock core. The indicative lock core is operable by a key to move to an indicative...
Drum assembly in washing machine and method for fabricating the same
Drum assembly, and method for fabricating the same is disclosed, for making a capacity larger and enhancing stiffness and strength. The drum assembly includes a...
Washing drum for a laundry treating machine
The invention relates to washing drum shell formed by a final sheet metal strip which is coiled in the form of a cylinder and whose ends are welded to one...
Method of making glass
A method of making a glass is provided in which the time needed for doping a refractive index control substance such as fluorine into a soot glass deposit body...
Reduction of optical fiber cane/preform deformation in consolidation
According to an embodiment of the invention a method of manufacturing optical fiber cane comprises the steps of: (i) providing a core rod manufactured of...
Laser scoring of glass sheets at high speeds and with low residual stress
Experimental data is presented which shows that laser scoring of glass sheets (112) with existing techniques produces unacceptable levels of residual stress in...
Cap and cap system for ornaments, charms and accessories
A charm is provided including a body formed from a pliable material including an opening. A first member is at least partly inserted into the opening and is...
Food storage system
A food storage system including a secondary bowl that is adapted to be positioned at least partially on and/or in a main lid. The secondary bowl is adapted to...
Kennel bed chillers
Disclosed is a system for controlling the temperature of a series of interconnected kennels. The system includes a primary reservoir and supply and return lines...
Refrigeration appliance with hidden user interface
Provided is a refrigeration appliance including a cabinet defining a fresh-food compartment and a freezer compartment. The refrigeration appliance includes a...
Auger in ice bin and refrigerating machine having the same
Disclosed is the auger in an ice bin mounted in a refrigerator, and the like. The auger in the ice bin is configured to rotate an auger having spiral-shaped...
Refrigeration system mounted within a deck
A refrigeration system is provided for use with an ultra-low temperature freezer having a deck and a refrigerated cabinet supported above the deck. The system...
Cooling fluid flow regulation distribution system and method
The disclosure provides systems and methods for regulating and distributing cooling fluid through a plurality of heat sinks, such as cold plates, using a flow...
HVAC control using discrete-speed thermostats and run times
Methods of controlling air conditioning and HVAC units using a thermostat for a discrete-speed unit that include changing speed based on how long the unit...
Method of preheating inverter-driven compressor and device therefor
To reduce a leakage current when a motor for driving a compressor is energized, with the compressor unoperated. Setting the carrier frequency of an inverter at...
Apparatus to sense and control compressor operation in an HVAC system
An HVAC system and method for configuring a controller to control a compressor including a detection system provided to determine a type of compressor. The...