On-vehicle electronic control device
Provided is an on-vehicle electronic control device with low cost and low power consumption for performing monitoring control in both a driving mode and a...
System, method and computer program product for real-time event
identification and course of action interpretation
A system for identifying events includes a memory capable of storing a compressed event table including a number of events, the event table having been...
Vehicle diagnostic or prognostic message transmission systems and methods
System and method for monitoring the condition of a vehicle includes a communications unit arranged to interface with a wireless communications network, at...
Control device for power storage device and vehicle
An SOC calculating unit calculates a first value based on an open voltage of a battery upon startup of a vehicle (when the operation of the battery starts), and...
On-vehicle control apparatus
Provided is an on-vehicle control apparatus capable of automatically initializing control variables in a backup RAM only in rewriting a control program in the...
Hybrid vehicle powertrain control method
A method for controlling a powertrain of a hybrid vehicle having an engine, a motor/generator, a battery that is rechargeable using at least one of the engine...
System and method for verifying the integrity of a train
A system for verifying the integrity of a train having a predetermined length is provided. The system includes a device for communicating and synchronizing with...
Device for error detection of adjustable flaps
With a device for error detection of adjustable flaps on aircraft wings, it is proposed that each flap is provided with a tube as a transmission element...
Ad-hoc mobile IP network for intelligent transportation system
A method for intelligently managing a transportation network is provided. The method may include providing a roadside apparatus 18 to communicate with nodes 14A...
Driving operation assisting system, method and vehicle incorporating the
A driving assisting for calculating risk potential by considering a response delay by the driver and transmitting information related to the risk potential to...
Flow controller and test method therefor, and flow control method
A flow controller and a test method therefor are provided which enable testing of the flow control of a process gas passing through a fluid path during...
Air-conditioning system controller
In an air-conditioning system controller provided with a central control unit and a local control unit, the central control unit includes a heat source machine...
An air-conditioning system includes an air-conditioning unit that is switchable between local air-conditioning and overall air-conditioning, a data acquisition...
Room lighting atmosphere creating system
The present invention relates to a room atmosphere creating system having a microprocessor electrically connected to a sensing circuit, a storage memory, and a...
Method and device for controlling motion of an industrial robot with a
A method for controlling a multi-axis industrial robot or manipulator arranged with a robot control unit. The robot or the control unit includes at least one...
Obstacle avoidance system for a user guided mobile robot
The system includes a mobile apparatus that moves after receiving an input of a path. The system has a path-setting unit for setting the path of a mobile...
Automated business system and method of vending and returning a consumer
System and method of dispensing disc-based media and other consumer products. A user can interact with an automated business system to select disc-based media...
System, method and corresponding apparatus for storing, retrieving and
delivering unit dose blisters
A system, method and corresponding apparatus are provided for storing, retrieving and delivering unit dose blisters in their natural, raw state (i.e., without...
Process and apparatus for monitoring sheet-like products transported by
The invention relates to a first product (20) which supports identification information (30) and a second product (22) which, optionally, supports...
Transportation vehicle system and method of controlling transportation
A transportation vehicle measures its own absolute position, and transmits the measured absolute position to a ground controller. The ground controller keeps...
Numerical control unit with set amount of execution
A numerical control apparatus with a single block function is provided including a start button (3), an execution amount setting unit (13), and a machining...
Method and device for compensating for positional and shape deviations
A method for compensating positional and/or shape deviations in NC-controlled cutting production machines. The method including the steps of securing a new...
System and method for creating orthotics
Systems and methods for constructing custom orthotics are described. Several embodiments of the system use sensor pads to obtain both static and dynamic three...
System for extracting and changing the reverberant content of an audio
A method and apparatus for extracting and changing the reverberant content of an input signal is provided. The method of estimating an impulse response for a...
Intelligent audio mixing among media playback and at least one other
In operation of an electronics device, audio based on asynchronous events, such as game playing, is intelligently combined with audio output nominally generated...
Method for qualitative evaluation of a digital audio signal
The invention relates to a method of qualitatively evaluating a digital audio signal. It calculates a quality indicator consisting of a vector associated with...
Virtual sensor network (VSN) system and method
A method is used for providing sensing data to a control system of a machine. The method may include providing a plurality of virtual sensors, each of which may...
Dynamic controller utilizing a hybrid model
A system and method for predicting operation of a plant or process receive an input value from the plant or process. An integrity of a non-linear model...
Adaptive compensation in digital power controllers
Complex filters may be used to achieve compensation of a plant, corresponding for example to a power regulator or point-of-load (POL) regulator. Digital filter...
Simulation hardware apparatus comprising vehicle model
A simulation apparatus is composed of an integrated plant model process unit 1, virtual ECUs 50A to 50C that simulate other controllers, and a simulation...
Method and apparatus for intelligent control and monitoring in a process
A controller includes a control module to control operation of a process in response to control data, a plug-in module coupled to the control module as a...
Online modular parameterization and successive linear programming for
improving manufacturing plant operations
Methods and systems for substantially optimizing plant operations within a manufacturing environment. The method can include separating the manufacturing...
System and method for continuous supply chain control and optimization
using stochastic calculus of variations...
A system includes a first controller configured to monitor processes associated with a process facility and to generate control data for optimizing the process...
Pacing lead and method for pacing in the pericardial space
A pacing lead for implantation in the pericardial space includes an elongated lead body, a compression fixation element, and at least one electrode on either...
Implantable medical electrical stimulation lead fixation method and
An implantable medical electrical lead particularly for stimulation of the sacral nerves comprises a lead body extending between a distal end and a proximal...
Notched electrode for electrostimulation lead
According to one embodiment, an electrode for use in electrostimulation is provided, where the electrode comprises a notch that operates to substantially...
Use of stimulation pulse shape to control neural recruitment order and
A method, electrical tissue stimulation system, and programmer for providing therapy to a patient are provided. Electrodes are placed adjacent tissue (e.g.,...
Stimulation mode for cochlear implant speech coding
A method of stimulating an auditory nerve to produce a percept in response to a detected sound signal. At least one characteristic of the sound signal is...
Retinal prosthesis with separate central electrode array and peripheral
While a photolithographed array internal to the retina provides superior resolution, an array external to the retina provides easier implantation and improved...
Retinal prosthesis with side mounted inductive coil
The invention is a retinal prosthesis with an inductive coil mounted to the side of the eye by means of a strap around the eye. This allows for close coupling...
System for neural control of respiration
A system, device and method for neural control of respiration are provided. One aspect of this disclosure relates to an implantable medical device for sensing...
System for characterizing chronic physiological data
An implantable medical device (IMD) senses physiological episodes and stores data associated with the physiological episodes in the IMD. The data is then...
Ingestible therapy activator system and method
An ingestible therapy activator system and method are provided. In one aspect, the ingestible therapy activator includes an ingestible device having an effector...
System and method of rapid, comfortable parameter switching in spinal cord
A system and method for rapidly switching stimulation parameters of a Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) system increases the number of stimulation parameter sets...
Temporary disablement feature for implantable device with
An implantable cardiac rhythm management device for delivering anti-tachyarrhythmia therapy is provided with a temporary disablement feature so that the...
Parasympathetic pacing therapy during and following a medical procedure,
clinical trauma or pathology
A treatment method is provided, including identifying a subject as one who is selected to undergo an interventional medical procedure, and, in response to the...
Cardiac rhythm management system with defibrillation threshold prediction
A cardiac rhythm management device predicts defibrillation thresholds without any need to apply defibrillation shocks or subjecting the patient to fibrillation....
Automated optimization of multi-electrode pacing for cardiac
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for automatically optimizing CRT procedures using a multi-electrode pacing lead. During operation, the...
Apparatus and methods for fibrillation and defibrillation
The invention is directed to techniques for attempting to restore a patient to a normal sinus rhythm. In a patient experiencing asystole or pulseless electrical...
Method and system for nerve stimulation and cardiac sensing prior to and
during a medical procedure
A method of performing a medical procedure, such as surgery, is provided. A nerve is stimulated in order to adjust the beating of the heart to a first...