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Electric power supply controller for vehicle
A restart section in an electric powered vehicle restarts a controller from a sleep mode, when a voltage higher than a restart voltage is supplied for over a...
Electrical resistance measurement apparatus and electrical resistance
An electrical resistance measurement apparatus includes a light irradiation unit that irradiates a conductive thin film with terahertz light, a reflection light...
High frequency interconnect structures, electronic assemblies that utilize
high frequency interconnect...
High frequency interconnect structures, electronic assemblies that utilize high frequency interconnect structures, and methods of operating the same. The high...
Sensors for electrical connectors
In some implementations, a sensing apparatus for an appliance connector, set forth by way of example and not limitation, includes at least one substrate...
Circuits and methods for measuring a current
A circuit is provided, including a first resistor, a second resistor which may have an adjustable resistance, and a control unit. The control unit may be...
Electronic apparatus detecting power supply voltage using different levels
An electronic apparatus includes a first voltage detection circuit which detects when a voltage, becomes higher than a first level after the voltage starts to...
Dynamic power FET switching
Various techniques for dynamic power FET switching are disclosed. In some embodiments, a device comprises an array of two or more independently switchable power...
Sensor for detecting damage to an object
A sensor for detecting damage to an object may include a housing, a first coating provided on a surface of a first end of the housing, and a second coating...
Signal monitoring of through-wafer vias using a multi-layer inductor
According to a method herein, a multi-level inductor is created around a through-silicon-via (TSV) in a semiconductor substrate. A voltage induced in the...
Power sensing transducer
A current measurement and voltage measurement transducer for power measurements has an upper split core attached to an upper housing and a lower split core...
Testing of semiconductor chips with microbumps
A package includes a semiconductor chip. The semiconductor chip includes a test pad, and a plurality of microbump pads, wherein each microbump pad of the...
Universal probe card PCB design
A printed circuit board (PCB) is disclosed. The PCB includes a plurality of first signal pads, a plurality of signal channels, and a plurality of second signal...
The present invention provides a sensor body (1') that can be used as part of a sensor assembly, optionally a capacitive sensor that is used to measure the...
Actuators for securing probes in a scanning probe microscope
Disclosed are various actuators for probe exchangers for use in scanning probe microscopes (SPMs). The probe exchange actuators are designed so as to impose no...
A packaged device of one embodiment includes a device layer section, and first and second packaging members. The device layer section is one where a movable...
Yaw and pitch angles
Methods for determining a yaw angle and a pitch angle cycle for a wind turbine are disclosed. The methods comprise measuring during a measuring time a wind...
Rotation speed detecting device and detecting method thereof
A rotation speed detecting device is provided. The rotation speed detecting device is electrically connected to a motor of a color wheel, and includes a phase...
The sample analyzer includes: a reagent arranging section for arranging a plurality of reagents; an analyzing section for analyzing a measurement sample...
Diagnosis of entry of gastrointestinal contents into respiratory tract of
humans and animals
The invention provides a method of diagnosing entry of gastrointestinal contents into the respiratory tract of a patient suffering from reflux disease. The...
Flourescent in-situ detection of lipid particle apolipoproteins within
primary electrophoretic matrix
The present invention relates to, among other things, a gel electrophoresis system for detecting the level of specific Apolipoproteins and/or lipoprotein...
Formalin-fixed isotope-labeled reference standards and methods for
fabrication and use thereof
One or more cells are labeled with minor stable isotopes, characterized, and preserved for subsequent use as a bio-specimen reference standard. The one or more...
cMET protein SRM/MRM assay
Specific peptides are provided, and derived ionization characteristics of those peptides, from the Hepatocyte Growth Factor Receptor (cMET) protein. The...
Fluorescent dyes, labeled conjugates and analytical methods
There are described novel fluorescent dyes, conjugates which include a radical of a dye and a biological or a synthetic moiety and diagnostic and in vivo assays...
System and method for determining individualized medical intervention for
a disease state
A system and method for determining individualized medical intervention for a particular disease state, and especially for cancers, that includes the molecular...
Method and device for combined detection of viral and bacterial infections
A lateral flow assay detects and differentiates between viral and bacterial infections. A combined point of care diagnostic device tests markers for viral...
Methods and devices for detecting methicillin resistant Staphylococcus
Provided are methods and devices for detecting methicillin-resistant Staphylcoccus aureus.
Method of evaluation of the relative risk of developing atherosclerosis in
The present invention relates to a method for determining the amount of circulating CD36 protein or a fraction thereof which is present in cell-free plasma,...
Biomarker for lymphocytic infundibuloneurohypophysitis, and use
The purpose of the present invention is to provide: a biomarker specific to lymphocytic infundibuloneurohypophysitis; and use applications of the biomarker....
Integrated membrane sensor
An integrated microelectronic sensor is provided in a disposable flow membrane sensing device. The integrated sensors detect electromagnetic effect labels in...
Detection method and determination method for detection target
A detection/determination kit with which a substance to be detected or the amount thereof can be rapidly, inexpensively, and easily detected or determined; and...
Minimally-invasive measurement of esophageal inflammation
The methods and apparatus of the present invention allow the evaluation of inflammation of the esophagus. Measurements may be utilized, for example, to diagnose...
MEMS particle sorting actuator and method of manufacture
A MEMS-based system and a method are described for separating a target particle from the remainder of a fluid stream. The system makes use of a unique,...
Method and apparatus for dispensing diagnostic test strips
An apparatus for storing and dispensing a test strip includes a container configured to store a stack of test strips. The container maintains appropriate...
Method and apparatus for the discrimination of the cell load in milk
A method is provided for the discrimination of cells from other particles, as well as of different types of cells in raw milk samples by impedance microflow...
Fuel composition identification system and method and fluid composition
This invention refers to a fuel composition identification system and method (2) for an automotive vehicle combustion engine. The system comprises at least a...
Fluorescent metal ion indicators with large stokes shifts
The present invention provides fluorogenic compounds for the detection of target metal ions wherein the compounds exhibit a Stokes shift greater than 50 nm and...
Inspection and recycling of containers
A method for examining filled containers, which are filled with CO.sub.2-containing products such as beer or lemonade, for contaminants such as glass fragments,...
Method for measuring cholesterol content of chicken egg by non-destructive
This invention provides a means for measuring a cholesterol content of a chicken egg by a non-destructive means. This invention relates to a method for...
Apparatuses and methods for the measurement of liquid properties and
particularly frying oil quality
Apparatuses and methods for determining viscosity, surface tension and/or surface tension/viscosity ratio are presented. The methods use the measurement of...
Method and system for detecting exposure of composites to high-temperature
A method of detecting high-temperature exposure of a composite may include applying a composition comprising an adduct suitable for detecting heat and/or...
Ultrasonic inspection method
An ultrasonic inspection method for inspecting a first article. The method includes, in a first inspection process: measuring the distance between a first...
Ultrasonic sensor control system for occupancy sensing
An active ultrasonic room occupancy sensor with the output amplitude of the transmitter controlled by the amplitude of power applied to the transmitter to...
Ultrasonic inspection tool
An ultrasonic inspection probe comprising: a flexible ultrasonic array, a flexible coupling component arranged to ultrasonically couple the flexible ultrasonic...
Ultrasonic testing phased array inspection fixture and related methods
An inspection fixture is provided that includes a fixture, a lens, an ultrasonic phase array, a mirror and a liquid supply connector. The fixture body includes...
Systems and methods for detecting partial discharge in electrical
A system for detecting partial discharge in electrical components may include a control system that may operate a drive in an industrial automation system. The...
Nanopore sensor for detecting molecular interactions
A nanosensor for detecting molecule characteristics includes a membrane having an opening configured to permit a charged carbon nanotube to pass but to block a...
In an electrochemical gas sensor (1), a carrier substrate (2) has an underside (3) and a top side (4), wherein an electrode structure (20) with an electrolyte...
Method for accurately quantifying a chemical substance contained in a
sample solution at a significantly low...
Provided is a method for accurately quantifying a chemical substance contained in a sample solution at a significantly low concentration of not more than...
Sigma-delta analog-to-digital converter
A potentiostat includes a voltage regulator, a current mirror, a capacitor, a comparator, a current source, and a counter. The voltage regulator maintains a...
Oxidation-reduction potential test device including a multiple layer gel
A multiple layer gel and method for forming a multiple layer gel are provided. The multiple layer gel includes an isolation layer and an electrolyte layer. The...