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Seawater surface sampling device
The seawater surface sampling device is a buoyant device for sampling the topmost layer of water in a body of water in order to study water properties specific...
Microtome having a piezoelectric linear actuator
The present invention relates to a microtome (10) for cutting thin sections, including a sample holder (12), a cutting unit (16), and a drive unit (16) for...
Unified data collection and reporting interface for equipment
A method and system for comparing measurements of a device under test (DUT) to measurements taken of similar equipment are provided. The method includes...
Multivariate prediction of a batch manufacturing process
A method and system for predicting prospective behavior of a manufacturing process are described. Measured values of multiple variables, including at least one...
Combination tire temperature, pressure and depth measuring device
A system for measuring tire pressure and temperature including a pressure sensor, a temperature sensor, a processor responsive to an output of the pressure...
Non-intrusive exhaust gas sensor monitoring
A method for monitoring an exhaust gas sensor coupled in an engine exhaust is provided. In one embodiment, the method comprises indicating exhaust gas sensor...
System and method for improving a workpiece
A method of modifying a workpiece includes providing a workpiece, determining a load stress profile associated with a load condition, the load stress profile...
Automatic pressure-adjusting leak detecting apparatus and method
A leak detecting apparatus and method by which a regulated supply of gas is delivered from an adjustable pressure regulator to a smoke generator so that smoke...
Leak test apparatus and leak test method
A leak test apparatus that tests for a leak in a workpiece includes a plate; a seal that is able to move relative to the plate and is supported by the plate; a...
Rotary-to-linear conversion for sensor assembly and method of detecting
angular position of a target through...
A sensor assembly includes a first structure and a second structure disposed radially outwardly of the first structure. Also included is a sensor body extending...
Pressure sensor structure
A microelectromechanical pressure sensor structure that comprises a planar base and side walls and a diaphragm plate. The side walls extend circumferentially...
Capacitive pressure sensors
A capacitive pressure sensor is provided. The capacitive pressure sensor includes a substrate; and a first electrode formed in one surface of the substrate and...
Pressure sensor including deformable pressure vessel(s)
Techniques are described herein that perform pressure sensing using pressure sensor(s) that include deformable pressure vessel(s). A pressure vessel is an...
Ceramic pressure sensor and method for production thereof
A method for production of a pressure sensor including a flat flexible membrane made of a ceramic material and a flat rigid support thereof made of a ceramic...
Physical quantity sensor, pressure sensor, altimeter, electronic
apparatus, and moving object
A physical quantity sensor includes a semiconductor substrate, a diaphragm section that is disposed on the semiconductor substrate and is flexurally deformed...
Optical fiber temperature distribution measurement device and method of
measuring optical fiber temperature...
An optical fiber temperature distribution measurement device configured to receive Raman back scattering lights obtained by inputting a pulsed light into an...
Method for determining a temperature in a winding of subconductors of an
A method for determining a temperature at a predetermined location in a winding of subconductors of an electric machine is provided where each subconductor is...
Method of estimating magnet temperature for rotary electric machinery
A magnet temperature calculator estimates a magnet temperature of a rotary electric machine using at least parameters related to a transmission that is coupled...
Reference voltage generator for temperature sensor with trimming
capability at two temperatures
A temperature sensor circuit has a reference voltage generator that is trimmable at two temperatures for increased accuracy. The reference voltage generation...
Device for localizing hot spots with heat flow meters
The electronic device comprises a substrate provided with a surface comprising a region of interest, the thermal behavior of which is to be monitored, and a...
Remote monitoring system
A temperature monitoring service in which remote monitoring units are distributed to customers who then set up monitoring as desired at their facilities. The...
An infrared detector includes a detecting element, a first electrode, a second electrode, and a covering structure. The detecting element defines an absorbing...
Calibration curve formation method, impurity concentration measurement
method, and semiconductor wafer...
According to an embodiment, a method of forming a calibration curve is provided. The method includes ion-implanting different doses of an impurity into a...
A spectrometer includes: a tungsten lamp which emits light with no peak wavelength within a wavelength range of visible light and having a light amount...
Radiation detector having a bandgap engineered absorber
A radiation detector is provided that includes a photodiode having a radiation absorber with a graded multilayer structure. Each layer of the absorber is formed...
Method for correcting for dark current variation in TEC cooled photodiodes
An optical power meter including a photodiode having a surface for receiving a beam of light, a thermo-electric cooler for maintaining the photodiode at a...
Silicon photomultipliers with digitized micro-cells having a first
one-shot pulse and a second one-shot pulse...
A silicon photomultiplier array of microcells including a photon avalanche diode and an electronic circuit configured to provide a first one-shot pulse and a...
Sensor assembly and a method of sensing
There is disclosed a sensor assembly and a method of sensing. The sensor assembly is for sensing a property associated with a structure of interest. The sensor...
Occupant determination apparatus using load sensor
An occupant determination apparatus includes a load sensor and a determination section. The load sensor detects a load of an occupant seated in a seat of a...
Optical level sensor for reflective liquids
An optical sensor enables a level of reflective fluid to be detected. The optical sensor includes a prism mounted at one end of a housing. The prism has an...
Self-diagnosing FMCW radar level gauge
A self-diagnosing FMCW radar level gauge and a method for providing self-diagnosing with a radar level gauge is provided in a radar level gauge comprising a...
Guided wave radar level gauging with probe retaining element
A GWR level gauge system for determining a filling level in a tank. The system comprises a tank, a transceiver, a surface waveguide comprising a single...
Fill level monitoring
Fill level monitoring relates to a method for controlling the fill level of a collecting vessel, wherein the collecting vessel could be filled with a dielectric...
Integrated measuring scoop apparatus
An integrated measuring scoop apparatus includes a mounting ring with at least a first mounting protrusion extending inwardly from an inner surface of the...
Dosing cup for a detergent composition
A dosing cup having a longitudinal axis includes a base; an opening opposing the base, wherein the opening is circumscribed by a rim; and a sidewall extending...
Sensor housing for a fluid meter
A sensor system (30) including a sensor assembly (10) for a fluid meter (5) is provided. The sensor assembly (10) includes one or more fluid conduits (103A,...
A seasoning apparatus and method for evenly and consistently seasoning french fries or other food. The seasoning apparatus may include a hollow hopper for...
Thermal flow meter with a circuit package having an air flow measurement
circuit for measuring an air flow
A thermal flow meter has a bypass passage for taking in and flowing measurement target gas flowing in a main passage, a circuit package having an air flow...
Distributed two dimensional fluid sensor
A fluid measurement system and method for determining distributed measurement of a fluid type and a fluid velocity in a wellbore, pipeline or other conduit in...
Nuclear magnetic flowmeter
A nuclear magnetic flowmeter is disclosed. The nuclear magnetic flowmeter includes a magnetization device located around a straight measuring tube for producing...
A sensor system has at least one first sensor element for measuring a first physical variable and a second sensor element for measuring a second physical...
Sensor device for detecting at least the moisture of a flowing fluid
A sensor device for detecting at least one property of a flowing fluid medium includes: at least one moisture sensor; and at least one application device for...
Flow imaging and monitoring for synchronized management of wide area
A flow imaging and monitoring system for synchronized management of wide area drainage that includes an interposer for supporting monitoring and management...
Ultrasonic flow meter unit with an insulating damping member covering the
ultrasonic transducers, a measuring...
An ultrasonic flow meter unit, mounted to a fluid passage through which a measurement target fluid flows, comprises a pair of ultrasonic transducers each...
Electromagnetic flow meter having an earth ring with a ring plate part and
a wall part formed along an outer...
An electromagnetic flow meter includes a measurement tube having a flange part, the flange part being configured to be coupled to a piping-side flange by a bolt...
Systems, methods, and devices for fluid data sensing
A fluid sensing device includes an outer body, an inner body coupled to the outer body by one or more inner body support struts and extending at least partially...
Interface between a sensor unit and an explosion resistant housing
An interface between a sensor unit and an explosion resistant housing, wherein arranged in the explosion resistant housing is a measurement amplifier. In the...
Method and apparatus for placing one object around another object, device
for holding objects and software...
A bead design allows the bead to be removably attached to a rail, allowing the bead to slide along the rail without coming off. The rail can be part of a...
Optical sensor and method of use
An interferometer apparatus for an optical fiber system and method of use is described. The interferometer comprises an optical coupler and optical fibers which...
Method and apparatus for optical sensing
The present invention provides novel apparatus and methods for fast quantitative measurement of perturbation of optical fields transmitted, reflected and/or...