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Method for estimating battery life in presence of partial charge and
A management framework is disclosed that achieves maximum energy storage device lifetime based on energy storage device life estimation and the price of energy....
Apparatus for detecting failure in driving circuit for electric
Detecting circuits are connected in parallel to respective on/off mechanical contacts or on/off semiconductor devices of a motor contactor and/or a brake...
Systems and methods mitigating temperature dependence of circuitry in
Methods and systems for compensating for temperature variation in the performance of electronic circuits and systems are disclosed. In some embodiments, the...
First, second TAP address control inputs for TAP TMS input
The disclosure describes a novel method and apparatus for making device TAPs addressable to allow device TAPs to be accessed in a parallel arrangement without...
Detector device for functional certification
A detector device for functional certification includes a probe, a waveguide and a first micro-antenna. The probe includes a tip portion and a through-portion,...
Probe assembly and probe base plate
A probe assembly includes a wiring base plate arranged on a lower surface side of a reinforcing plate and a probe base plate arranged on a lower surface side of...
Testing integrated circuits using few test probes
A method of testing integrated circuits, including establishing at least a first physical communication channel between a test equipment and an integrated...
Method and a system for determining between devices a reference time for
execution of a task thereon
A method is disclosed for determining, between an initiating device and at least one responding device, a reference time for the execution of at least one task...
Controller capable of detecting input power and generating a protection
A controller capable of detecting input power and generating a protection signal for a power converter, including: a high voltage start-up pin for connecting...
Alignment support device and alignment support method for probe device
The present invention provides a probe device that includes an alignment utility function. When a user inputs a condition value for a variation amount...
System and method of testing high brightness LED (HBLED)
A system and method of testing High Brightness LED (HBLED) is provided, and more particularly, a system and method of Controlled Energy Testing of HBLED with...
Non-contact discharge evaluation method and non-contact discharge
The magnitude (charge quantity) and energy of discharge are obtained by optical measurement based on light emission, and are evaluated. A discharge source is...
Method of locating a fault in a power distribution system using a direct
current signal of a distributed...
The present invention provides a method to ensure that distributed resources of a power distribution system remain connected to the circuitry of the power...
Fault location system and method for distribution network
A fault location system for a distribution network is disclosed. The fault location system includes at least one sensor and a fault location evaluation...
Methods, systems, and computer readable media for detecting electrical
disconnection between integrated circuit...
A method for detecting electrical disconnections of a chip during testing under environmental conditions includes providing n monitor connections on a chip from...
System and method for monitoring and controlling a transformer
A system, a method and a computer program to monitor a plurality of transformer operating parameters, as well as to accurately control one or more of the...
Measuring leakage currents and measuring circuit for carrying out such
An embodiment of a measuring circuit for measuring the leakage current flowing in a portion of an electronic device when said portion is biased by a biasing...
ATE to detect signal characteristics of a DUT
Automatic test equipment (ATE) includes: a circuit to split a stimulus signal, which contains both deterministic and random (noise floor) spectra contents, from...
Method and device for calibrating an antenna
A method and device are for calibrating an antenna. At least one switch is spanning sections of a radiating antenna element. A controller is designed to...
Multi-mode capacitive sensing device and method with current conveyor
An apparatus for and a method of sensing capacitance of one or more sensor elements in multiple capacitance sensing modes, including a self-capacitance sensing...
Capacitive sensor for a vehicle
A capacitive sensor for a vehicle includes an evaluation unit as well as a first transmission electrode and a second transmission electrode for transmitting a...
Capacitive field sensor with sigma-delta modulator
A capacitive sensor includes a switching capacitor circuit, a comparator, and a charge dissipation circuit. The switching capacitor circuit reciprocally couples...
Capacitive proximity sensor as well as method for capacitive approximation
A capacitive proximity sensor has a first sensor electrode and a second sensor electrode, a signal generator for providing a first and a second electric...
Sensor arrangement and method for operation of a sensor arrangement
A sensor arrangement, in particular for a non-contacting measurement, comprises a signal generator (SRC) which is connected to a first electrode (EL1). A first...
An analogue-to-digital converter for converting an analogue input signal into a digital output signal, the analogue-to-digital converter including two...
Average current mode control of multi-phase switching power converters
Exemplary embodiments are related to switching power converters. A switching power converter may comprise a plurality of control unit configured for average...
Rogowski coil assembly
A Rogowski coil assembly (1) for measurement of high frequency electrical currents includes coil segments (3) disposed in series with retrospective impedance...
High voltage sensor located within line insulator
A high voltage sensor is located within a dielectric canister inside a high voltage power line support insulator. A space through the voltage sensor...
Method and arrangement for determining an electrical characteristics at a
A method for determining electrical characteristics at a point of regulation to which plural energy providing/production units are connected via a common node...
Real-time oscilloscope for generating a fast real-time eye diagram
Disclosed is an improved real-time oscilloscope ("IRTO") for generating a fast worst-case real-time eye diagram from an input signal. The IRTO may include...
Method of manufacturing space transformer for probe card
A method of manufacturing a space transformer for a probe card includes the steps of mounting and electrically connecting second substrates on a first...
Signal path switch and probe card having the signal path switch
A probe card, which is between a tester and a device under test (DUT), includes two first electrical lines, two second electrical lines, two inductive elements,...
Edge electrode for characterization of semiconductor wafers
A conductive conformable braided wire is used as the edge electrode for material characterization of a semiconductor wafer. The braided wire is adapted to...
Atomic force microscope drying system and atomic force microscope
A drying system, which can be implemented in an atomic force microscopy (AFM) machine according to the invention, includes an elastomer having elasticity and...
System and method for run-time hermeticity detection of a capped MEMS
Determining if a hermetically sealed MEMs device loses hermeticity during operation. In one embodiment, the MEMs device is an accelerometer. A test signal...
Detection of shock in detector electronics
A shock detection device for a detector array includes an accelerometer mounted on the detector array to detect vibrations. The shock detection device also...
An automatic analyzer cleans dispensing nozzles that dispense a sample or reagent using a rinse tank. The rinse tank includes first and second rinse liquid...
An automated analyzer maintains high processing capacity and dispensation accuracy even when items requiring dilution/pretreatment and general reaction...
Sample processing device, sample processing method, and reaction container
used in these device and method
This invention concerns a sample processing device capable of efficiently recovering biological molecules, such as nucleic acids or proteins. The sample...
Conduit sensor device propulsion apparatus and process for operating the
A conduit sensor device comprises a first end portion, a second end portion, a first magnet rotor assembly residing proximate the first end portion of the...
Method and a device for characterizing the coagulation or sedimentation
dynamics of a fluid such as blood or...
A method of characterizing the coagulation or sedimentation dynamics of a fluid such as whole blood, a blood fraction, or blood plasma, the method including:...
Method for determining the antioxidant power of biological or vegetal
A method is described for determining the antioxidant power of biological fluids such as saliva, serum, plasma, urine, sweat, tears and vegetal fluids, such as...
High-molecular-weight adiponectin measurement method
Provided is a method of separating and measuring highly active HMW adiponectin in adiponectin multimers. A method of measuring high-molecular-weight adiponectin...
Method for assaying bilirubin and assay instrument used in bilirubin assay
A method for assaying bilirubin in which a dry reagent is used, which is capable of accelerating the reaction of bilirubin oxidase, and an assay instrument to...
Biomarker of depression, method for measuring biomarker of depression,
computer program, and recording medium
A method for treating depression using a biomarker includes measuring a level of phosphoethanolamine in a blood sample collected from a subject, comparing the...
Biomarkers associated with nephropathy
Use of urine biomarkers for diagnosing nephropathy, monitoring nephropathy progress, and assessing efficacy of a nephropathy treatment. These urine biomarkers...
MRM/SRM assay for death receptor 5 protein
Specific peptides, and derived ionization characteristics of those peptides from Death Receptor 5 (DR5) protein are provided that are particularly advantageous...
Human cellular models with biosensors
This invention provides biosensors, cell models, and methods of their use for monitoring heme, oxygen or ATP. Biosensors can include targeting domains, sensing...
Method for the detection of biological molecules using a two particle
Methods, compositions and kits for detecting analytes of interest in a sample using electrogenerated chemiluminescence are provided. Compositions comprising at...
Method of predicting chemotherapeutic responsiveness of cancer
Disclosed is a method of predicting clinical tumor outcome by providing gene expression from a tumor sample. The method utilizes a novel genetic screen to...