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Compton coincident volumetric imaging
A volumetric imaging device for constructing a three dimensional image includes a source, and absorbing detector, and an image constructor. The source includes...
Pattern inspection method and pattern inspection apparatus
A pattern inspection method includes acquiring an image of a pattern in a stripe region concerned, regarding each of stripe regions of the first group each not...
Systems and methods for inspecting an object
A system, including an illumination module that comprises (a) a first traveling lens acousto-optic device; (b) a light source for illuminating the first...
Method and apparatus for inspecting defect
In inspecting a substrate having a transparent oxide film or a metal film formed on a surface thereof by using a dark field type inspection apparatus installing...
Method for the non-destructive testing of workpiece surfaces
Disclosed is a method for the non-destructive testing of workpiece surfaces of a workpiece by means of fluorescent penetrant testing or dye penetrant testing....
Empty bottle inspection
An inspection device for monitoring bottles includes a lighting unit, a color-sensitive camera, and a control-and-evaluation unit. The lighting unit is arranged...
Defect sampling for electron beam review based on defect attributes from
optical inspection and optical review
Various embodiments for generating a defect sample for electron beam review are provided. One method includes combining, on a defect-by-defect basis, one or...
To improve sensitivity of a defect inspection, it is required to decrease influence of excessive diffraction from a spatial filter. Further, it is preferable to...
Detector system, sensor and dairy animal treatment device
Sensor system with a sensor device having a through-flow cell for liquid, a detector device for measuring a property of the liquid in the through-flow cell and...
Measuring apparatus and fluorescence measuring method
A low-noise fluorescence image and a low-noise luminescence image are acquired even if a luminescent substance having a high luminescence level is used....
Semiconductor nanoparticles and fluorescent probe for biological labeling
Semiconductor nanoparticles of the present invention are particles each having a core-shell structure that includes a core and a shell surrounding the core. The...
Electro-optic grating-coupled surface plasmon resonance (EOSPR)
An instrument for measuring and analyzing surface plasmon resonance (SPR) and/or surface plasmon coupled emission on an electro-optic grating-coupled sensor...
Surface plasmon resonance fluorescence analysis method and surface plasmon
resonance fluorescence analysis device
In the present invention, excitation light is irradiated onto an analysis chip that has been placed in a chip holder, reflected light or transmitted light from...
SPR sensor cell and SPR sensor
There are provided an SPR sensor cell and sensor, both having very excellent detection sensitivity. The SPR sensor cell includes: an under-cladding layer; a...
Device for inspecting a material provided with a coated surface and
A device for inspecting a material with a coated surface includes a light source disposed above the surface that emits light in a wavelength range, at least one...
Cell counting method, cell counting device, and computer-readable medium
storing cell counting program
To enable accurate counting the number of cultured cells without pulling apart cell clusters even if cells are aggregated densely to form three-dimensional cell...
On-demand particle dispensing system
Systems, including apparatus and methods, for the microfluidic manipulation, dispensing, and/or sorting of particles, such as cells and/or beads.
Nanostructured biomimetic device for detecting a cancer cell or cancer
The present invention provides a single cancer direct detection device comprises an electrode having a nanopore biomimetic membrane inducing a bio-communication...
System and method for counting aerosol particles in atmosphere with
respect to each particle size by...
A maximum number of charges on aerosol particles which are measurement targets is decided as a natural number x equal to or larger than 2. First and second...
Apparatus and method for visiometric disintegration
In one version of the invention, an apparatus intended for determining the disintegration time of rapidly disintegrating tablets is designed with a...
Maintaining a measurement gap in a rheometer
A rheometer includes a drive shaft, a drag cup motor for rotating the drive shaft, a first measuring object supported by the drive shaft, a second measuring...
System and method for determining a modulus of resilience
A system for determining a modulus of resilience of a work material during a compaction operation includes a processor configured to determine a work material...
Methods, systems, and test articles for determining a flexibility value of
Methods, systems, and apparatuses for determining a flexibility value K of a fastener. An illustrative system includes a test apparatus including three straps...
Entropy-based impact load identification
Methods and apparatus for identifying the location of the load on a structure. Various embodiments include calculating a plurality of potential loading sites,...
Ventilation assisted passive cell freezing device
A system and method for concurrently and uniformly removing thermal energy from clustered specimen samples.
Handheld sampling-removal head, analysis arrangement and method for
characterizing an aerosol
In a sampling head (1) of an analysis arrangement (31), provision is made that a sample stream delivered via a sampling line (2) and a dilution air stream...
Arrangement for preservation of biological samples
The present invention generally relates to systems and methods for preserving biological samples and, more particularly, an arrangement for drying biological...
Devices, systems and methods for elution of particles from flat filters
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed which relate to using a wet foam elution method for removal of particles from a flat filter. Particles are captured...
A sampler including an ejector and a sample channel extending to the ejector, which are placeable in a mixture of particles of a solid and a medium, the medium...
Apparatus, system and method for reducing dead volume in a sample
An apparatus with a reduced dead volume associated with sampling, comprising: a sample container configured to store a fluid, a sample line configured to...
Bicycle rim examination device
A bicycle rim examination device includes a body having a base and two upright side frames extend from the base. Each of the two side frames has a first...
Fault diagnostic system for internal combustion engine and fault
diagnostic method for internal combustion engine
A learning unit learns a difference between a detected value ECT and a detected value RCT when it is determined that the detected value ECT and detected value...
Spark plug fouling detection for ignition system
Methods and systems are provided for inferring spark plug fouling due to accumulation of fuel additives thereon. In one example, an engine controller may infer...
Method for determining the idle travel of a piezo-injector with a directly
actuated nozzle needle
A method is disclosed for determining the idle travel of a piezo-injector which has a piezo-actuator and a nozzle needle which is activated directly by the...
Method, apparatus and system for minimally intrusive fiber identification
A method, apparatus and system for minimally intrusive fiber identification includes imparting a time-varying modulation onto an optical signal propagating in...
Prism-coupling systems and methods for characterizing ion-exchanged
waveguides with large depth-of-layer
Prism-coupling systems and methods for characterizing large depth-of-layer waveguides formed in glass substrates are disclosed. One method includes making a...
Test method and apparatus for bioreactor containers having reception sheet
clamped between bioreactor container...
A method for testing the integrity of a bioreactor container includes providing a bioreactor container having a fluid-tight, at least locally flexible wall and...
Method and apparatus of estimating wave velocity of negative pressure wave
in a fluid transportation pipeline
A method and apparatus for estimating a wave velocity of negative pressure wave in a fluid transportation pipeline. The method including: receiving a plurality...
Non-invasive thermal dispersion flow meter with fluid leak detection and
A non-invasive thermal dispersion flow meter with chronometric monitor for fluid leak detection includes a heater, an ambient temperature sensor and a flow rate...
Intraluminal pressure detection for diverticular disease
A pressure detection tablet is disclosed. The tablet is a capsule including a dye encapsulated within an inner coating, in which the inner coating is configured...
Pressure sensor for vehicle in the event of a collision
A pressure sensor includes a sensor housing mounted on a vehicle, a first detector located in the housing and having a first diaphragm facing a sealed space of...
Freeze proof protection of pressure sensors
A pressure sensor assembly for measuring the pressure of a first fluid. The assembly having a first housing including a pressure sensing device arranged...
Integrated transducer provided with a temperature sensor and method for
sensing a temperature of the transducer
A pressure sensor includes a body made of semiconductor material having a first type of conductivity and a pressure-sensitive structure having the first type of...
Capacitive static and dynamic sensor
A capacitive pressure sensor may be configured to transduce both a dynamic pressure and a static pressure using a single diaphragm. A capacitive pressure sensor...
Pressure sensor with a deformable electrically resistive membrane
A pressure sensing element has at least a housing containing a fluid. The housing has at least two moveable surfaces in contact with the fluid in the housing;...
Closed loop load force estimation systems and methods
What is described is a system for determining a force applied to an outer disc of an aircraft brake by an actuator motor. The system includes a current sensor...
Monitoring oscillating components
A sensor signal is generated from a plurality of sensors located on a sensing roll, wherein each signal is generated when each sensor enters a nip between the...
System and method for tactile sensing using thin film optical sensing
A system and method for tactile sensing using thin film optical sensing networks is disclosed. A sensing network includes an array of optical pathways arranged...
Fault detection method
With a precondition that a cooling water temperature sensor 16 and an intercooler exit gas temperature sensor 18 have been determined normal, whether an EGR...
Calibrating thermal behavior of electronics
A method includes determining a relationship between indirect thermal data for a processor and a measured temperature associated with the processor, during a...