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System and method for detection of materials using orbital angular
An apparatus for measuring a presence of predetermined material within a sample, comprises signal generation circuitry for generating a first signal having an...
Drop detection of human follicle fluid in a test tube
The present disclosure discloses an apparatus and a method for detecting first and subsequent drops of follicle fluid falling into a test tube during an...
Outdoor unit of air conditioner and method of controlling the same
Provided are an outdoor unit of an air conditioner that detects snow that piles up on the outdoor unit of the air conditioner and a method of controlling the...
Method for classifying seeds, comprising the usage of infrared
A method for classifying sugar beet seeds, comprising the steps of measuring an IR-spectrum of each seed, preferably sugar beet seeds, classifying seeds...
Suction-type smoke sensing system
This invention relates to a suction-type smoke sensing system which detects smoke with high accuracy and rapidly and identifies a fire occurrence spot quickly....
CO2 concentration sensor
Device for measuring the concentration of a predetermined gas, in particular CO2, comprising a cavity, a light source emitting light rays within a basic...
A detector receives optical radiation interacted with the measured sheet and is responsive to a predetermined optical absorption band of lignin, a predetermined...
Method and apparatus for analyzing the concentration of materials in
A spectrometer equipped with an integrating sphere is used to measure a reflection spectrum from a suspension in a container when the suspension is irradiated...
Single wavelength ellipsometry with improved spot size capability
Methods and systems for performing single wavelength ellipsometry (SWE) measurements with reduced measurement spot size are presented herein. In one aspect, a...
High-throughput fluorescence imaging system and device with sample heating
capability, and associated methods
A high-throughput fluorescence imaging system with sample heating capability includes an image sensor wafer with a plurality of image sensors for fluorescence...
Lens-free imaging system and method for detecting particles in sample
deposited on image sensor
A lens-free imaging system for detecting particles in a sample deposited on image sensor includes a fluidic chamber for holding a sample and an image sensor for...
Sensor and methods for measuring particles in media
A sensor for measuring particles in contaminated media contains an optically transparent measuring cell, through which a capillary tube for conducting and...
Method for determining the properties of porous materials
A sample of porous material is placed in a calorimeter cell and a pressure in the cell is increased starting from a pressure value of a first step by filling...
Apparatus and process for producing acknowledged air flow and the use of
such apparatus in measuring particle...
Apparatus (1) for generating acknowledged flow (Q), comprising a first passage (2) with ends (3,4) for acknowledged flow (Q) inlet and outlet, a discharge...
Particle beam forming device
A particle beam forming device for forming either a linear or conical particle beam from a particle source in which particles are dispersed in a gas, includes:...
Method of measuring concentrations of gas mixtures
A method of measuring concentrations of gas mixtures is disclosed in which an ionic liquid and/or low vapor-pressure organic solvent is exposed to a gas mixture...
Position-limit device with spring components for direct tensile test
A device for fixing a rock sample, the device including: a lower clamp and an upper clamp. The lower clamp includes: a lower connector connected to a bottom...
Method and device for testing battery plate packs
In order to test battery plate packs (12, 13), the battery plate packs are transported between conveyor belts (5, 6) while compressed to a specified thickness,...
Disclosed therein is a sampler. The sampler includes: a chamber accommodating a fluid or solid reagent therein and being sealed at both ends with penetrable...
Liquid to liquid biological particle concentrator with disposable fluid
Highly efficient and rapid filtration-based concentration devices, systems and methods are disclosed with sample fluidic lines and a filter packaged in a...
Device and method for transporting and preparing cellular material
Embodiments of the invention relate to a device for transporting and preparing cellular material in a fluid for subsequent diagnostic purposes, comprising a...
Device for fluid sampling
The disclosure is directed to a device for fluid sampling. The device may have two panels that are or may be adhered, attached or otherwise connected to...
Suspended sediment sampler
The invention relates to a sampler for sampling sediment suspended in fluid, the sampler including a container and a closure. The container includes an opening...
Oscillating microtome with flexure drive
A microtome method and apparatus includes a microtome blade configured to oscillate in a direction transverse to a direction of advancing a cut, and a first...
Methods and systems for evaluating vehicle steering systems
Methods and systems are provided for evaluating a steering system of a vehicle, in which the steering system includes a steering column, steering rack, and...
Apparatuses for screen testing an optical fiber and methods for using the
In one embodiment, an apparatus for screen testing an optical fiber includes a fiber conveyance pathway, a capstan having an outer circumference and a fiber...
Passive wireless antenna sensor for strain, temperature, crack and fatigue
An apparatus and method is provided for monitoring a condition of a structure using a passive wireless antenna sensor having a known resonant frequency when...
System and method of determining bearing health in a rotating machine
A monitoring system and method monitor changes in clearance distances between a sensor and a rotating component of a machine. Imbalance and/or wear in the...
Mobile computer atmospheric barometric pressure system
The disclosure includes a system, method and tangible memory for providing a vehicular barometric pressure reading. The system includes a plurality of...
Device for monitoring a probe for measuring the pressure of a flow
The invention relates to a device for monitoring a probe for measuring the pressure of a flow; the probe comprising an internal volume; the device comprising:...
The present invention relates to a hydraulic attachment comprising a hydraulic circuit, the attachment being a construction or demolition tool, in particular a...
Humidity resistant sensors and methods of making same
A pressure sensor device which uses appropriate passivation materials/patterns to make the device more robust and resistant to a hot and humid environment. The...
Ultra-miniature multi-hole flow angle probes
This disclosure provides example methods, devices, and systems for an ultra-miniature, multi-hole flow angle probe. The construction, packaging of a multitude...
Various stress free sensor packages using wafer level supporting die and
air gap technique
Sensor packages and manners of formation are described. In an embodiment, a sensor package includes a supporting die characterized by a recess area and a...
An embodiment discloses a sensor arrangement comprising disc shaped structure with a plurality of magnetic elements which are at least provided on end faces of...
MEMS optical sensor
The present invention relates to an all-optical sensor utilizing effective index modulation of a waveguide and detection of a wavelength shift of reflected...
Pressure sensing element having an insulating layer with an increased
height from the substrate towards the opening
A pressure sensing element (100) includes a support substrate (11); a sensor electrode (12) supported by the support substrate (11); a pressure sensing film...
Magnetic force sensor
The present invention provides a magnetic force sensor that can precisely detect and correct variations in a magnetic field generated by a magnetic flux...
Pressure detection device
A pressure testing device for calculating a pressure in a flexible line comprises a housing unit, a force sensor mounted on the housing unit and a clamp...
Image sensor including temperature sensor and electronic shutter function
An image capture device includes an image sensor. The image sensor includes a temperature sensor for measuring temperature measurements of the image sensor. A...
An optical fiber-based sensor is described that is suitable for operation in a gas-rich environment. The sensor comprises a chamber into which are mounted one...
Automated system and method for testing the efficacy and reliability of
distributed temperature sensing systems
Automated systems and methods for testing the efficacy and reliability of distributed temperature sensing (DTS) system. The DTS system has a fiber optic sensing...
Temperature sensor and temperature sensing method
Provided is a temperature sensing circuit and a temperature sensing method including a delay unit delaying an input clock signal to generate a feedback clock...
Sensor temperature sensing device
The present disclosure includes sensing device embodiments. One sensing device includes a heater layer, a resistance detector layer, constructed and arranged to...
Spatiotemporally resolved far-field pulse contrast measuring method and
A spatiotemporally resolved far-field pulse contrast measuring device includes a plano-convex cylindrical lens, a nonlinear correlation crystal, a plano-convex...
THz radiation detection in standard CMOS technologies based on thermionic
A detector of terahertz (THz) energy includes a MOSFET having an extended source region, and a channel region depleted of free carriers, which MOSFET operates...
Indicator light detection system and method
An indicator light detection system includes a detection module and a processing module. The detection module is configured to sense a color of a first...
Spectrometry system with decreased light path
A spectrometer comprises a plurality of isolated optical channels comprising a plurality of isolated optical paths. The isolated optical paths decrease...
Dispersed fourier transform spectrometer, methods and systems
A spectrometer is provided, the spectrometer having an interferometer generating an interferogram by splitting an interferometer input signal between a...
A detecting system for detecting an under-test light of an under-test object includes a light spatial distribution unit, a chromatic-dispersion light-splitting...