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System and method for time-shifted program viewing
A system and method for time-shifted viewing of broadcast television programs is disclosed. Simultaneous recording and playback are provided by using buffer...
System and method for routing media
The system and method for streaming media to a viewer and managing the media comprises an enhanced service routing processor (ESRP), a real time switch...
Apparatus and method for transmitting and receiving broadcast signals
An apparatus for transmitting broadcast signals comprises an encoder for encoding service data corresponding to each of a plurality of transmission unit, where...
Magnetic logic units configured as analog circuit building blocks
A circuit includes a magnetic logic unit including input terminals, output terminals, a field line, and magnetic tunnel junctions (MTJs). The field line...
Solar water-collecting, air-conditioning, light-transmitting and power
A system for collecting solar energy and fresh water may be disclosed. The system may include one or more assemblies of collector modules, each of which module...
Electrical outlet receptacle access relocation device
A self-contained, readily adaptable electrical receptacle outlet relocation device comprising; an adaptor housing having a plurality of conductors connected in...
Multiple simultaneous bin sizes
Conflicts between the database-building and traversal phases are resolved by allowing the database bin size to be different from the display bin size. The...
Occlusion resistant image template matching using distance transform
A computing device performs matching between a target image and one or more template images. The computing device receives image data and performs an edge...
System and method for streaming media
The system and method for streaming media to a viewer and managing the media comprises and an enhanced service routing processor (ESRP), a real time switch...
Computer implemented method and system for integrating multiple building
systems and business applications
A computer-implemented system and method by which an end user can monitor and manage multiple building systems with a single interface as well as customize and...
Optimal non-recursive method for finding a minimal subset satisfying an
According to an aspect, a method for providing a minimal explanation to a set of unsatisfiable constraints involves retrieving a minimal subset of constraints...
Method for predicting HVAC energy consumption
A method for predicting energy consumption of an HVAC system is provided. The method includes providing a model for an indoor temperature of a building, a model...
Robust design method for a textile-manufacturing-dedicated,
high-efficient, energy-saving, multiphase...
Robust design method for a textile-manufacturing-dedicated multiphase asynchronous motor, including the steps: designing a motor with design variables for a...
Recommending points of interests in a region
Techniques for searching and providing geographical regions are described. The process searches and recommends points of interests based on a user-specified...
High speed dictionary expansion
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a pattern-based system for building dictionaries of terms related to a seed set of terms. In one embodiment, a...
Proactive failure recovery model for distributed computing using a
checkpoint frequency determined by a MTBF...
This disclosure generally describes methods and systems, including computer-implemented methods, computer-program products, and computer systems, for providing...
Apparatus for transmitting broadcast signal, apparatus for receiving
broadcast signal, and method for...
In order to achieve the above-described technical object of the present invention, a method of transmitting broadcast data in a transmitter is disclosed. The...
Fast-booting application image using variation points in application
Application boot images are generated for later instantiation of computer system images. A computer system partially executes executable code of an application...
Systems and methods for software dependency management
Techniques for managing software dependencies are described. For example, a dependency specification that pertains to a first product is accessed. The product...
Buffered automated flash controller connected directly to processor memory
A mechanism is provided for buffer linking in a buffered solid state drive controller. Responsive to the buffered flash memory module receiving from a memory...
Systems and methods for measuring and verifying energy savings in
A computer system for use with a building management system in a building includes a processing circuit configured to use historical data received from the...
Building management system with active building skin, an environmental
resource collector for use in such a...
A building management system comprises a measurement system for measuring a demand for resources inside the building and a collecting system for harvesting...
Acoustic survey methods in weapons location system
A survey method giving improvements in weapons fire location systems is disclosed. In an urban system with a distributed array in the midst of many buildings...
Distributed indoor air quality control module and method
An indoor air quality (IAQ) control module may be provided for sensing and controlling the indoor environmental quality (IEQ) of a zone in a building. The IAQ...
Architectural heat and moisture exchange
An architectural heat and moisture exchanger. The exchanger defines an interior channel which is divided into a plurality of sub-channels by a membrane...
Low-loss cryogenic fluid supply system and method
A low-loss cryogenic fluid supply system having at least one main cryogenic fluid tank and a backup cryogenic fluid tank each having a vent set to a first...
Static dissipation in composite structural components
A method to prevent the accumulation of static electricity in a pipe system for containing corrosive petroleum products is provided, for a total resistance of...
Livestock building design
A livestock building design includes fans configured to provide an interior of the livestock building with a dissipation capacity of between 50 and 250.
Systems and methods to automatically detect a door state
A door lock/unlock system for a building automatically controls locking and unlocking of a door. A door lock controller interfaces with an electronic door lock...
Building panel connector
A system for securing plank panels together includes at least one connector clip to secure a pair of plank panels with one another. The at least one connector...
Welded roof for modular building units
Disclosed is a roof assembly for a modular building unit that comprises a roofing sheet that is welded to the frame of the modular building unit to form a...
Variable bypass pipeline heater
A fluid heating system for heating fluid flowing in a pipe to prevent freezing and ice build up. A controllable variable flow heat exchanger is utilized within...
Methods and apparatus for building complex 3D scaffolds and biomimetic
scaffolds built therefrom
A novel method for building complex three-dimensional scaffolds for biomimetic applications such as in vitro organ growth, using a gelatin/sugar/water gel,...
Composite materials and shaped articles
A process for the preparation of a composite material from a particulate binder material having an average particle size (D9 0) of from 15 to 850 pm and a...
Aqueous epoxy resin dispersions
The invention relates to an aqueously dispersible epoxy resin E, comprising building blocks derived from an aliphatic polyether polyol A, an epoxy resin B...
Process for the preparation of pyrazole carboxylic acid derivatives
The present invention relates to a novel process for the preparation of a pyrazole carboxylic acid derivative of the formula ##STR00001## wherein R.sup.1 is...
Wheel sweeper systems
A wheel sweeper system is a brush mounted to a bracket that clamps to the frame of a wheeled device such as a wheel chair to continually sweep dirt and mud off...
Composite building boards with thermoplastic coatings and cementitious
precoated fibrous mats
Disclosed is a composite building board construction. The board includes a set gypsum core and a fibrous mat that is pre-coated with a cementitious layer. A...
Non-embedding method for heavy metal stabilization using beef bone meal
and blast media
Methods are disclosed for stabilizing a heavy metal in a heavy metal bearing paint residue to reduce leaching of the heavy metal from a waste subject to natural...
Producing or dispensing liquid products
A liquid product is dispensed via a membrane contactor. The contactor employs a plurality of gas-permeable hollow fibers. The contactor has a gas port...
Building block universal joint system
A toy building block system and method involving a posable structure comprising a metal linkage, the structure having a plurality of ends and a Lego-like brick...
Multidimensional alignment spacing for toy building elements
Special multidimensional spacing for building elements of a toy construction system are described herein. Various coupling elements and configurations are...
Trading card game and method of play
Disclosed herein is a novel game that utilizes virtual or physical trading cards as game components. In one aspect of the game, game components/cards are used...
Monitoring and tracking athletic activity
Tracking and monitoring athletic activity offers individuals with additional motivation to continue such behavior. An individual may track his or her athletic...
Automatic fire extinguishing system
The automatic fire extinguishing system is installed in one or more rooms of a building structure or the like. A track is installed along the inner perimeter of...
Hybrid terrain-adaptive lower-extremity systems
Hybrid terrain-adaptive lower-extremity apparatus and methods that perform in a variety of different situations by detecting the terrain that is being...
Apparatus and methods for computing cardiac output of a living subject
Apparatus and methods for calculating cardiac output (CO) of a living subject. In one embodiment, the apparatus and methods build a nonlinear mathematical model...
Building control device
Magnetic field shielding for packaging build-up architectures
Magnetic field shielding material with high relative permeability incorporated into a build-up package, for example to restrict a field of a magnet integrated...
Chip embedded board and method of manufacturing the same
There are provided a chip embedded board and a method of manufacturing the same. The chip embedded board includes: a core substrate; a first build-up layer...