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Constructing virtual motherboards and virtual storage devices
Described herein are various technologies pertaining to a computing system architecture that facilitates construction of virtual motherboards and virtual...
Source separation using nonnegative matrix factorization with an
automatically determined number of bases
Methods and systems for source separation based on determining a number of bases for a nonnegative matrix factorization (NMF) model are disclosed. A method...
Efficient data encoding
A source data set is processed to produce a symbol table and a distribution without using a tree construct or any tree-related processing. The symbol table and...
Low-inertia direct drive having high power density
The invention relates to electric machines having permanent excitation, having a very high specific torque and a high power density when correspondingly...
Multiple aperture hand-held laser therapy apparatus
A hand-held therapeutic laser apparatus with a special opto-mechanical construction, which enables changeability of a front collimating lens to create different...
Spatially distributed laser resonator
A distributed resonator laser system using retro-reflecting elements, in which spatially separated retroreflecting elements define respectively a power...
Silicon oxide particles, making method, lithium ion secondary battery, and
Silicon oxide particles each comprising an inner portion having an iron content of 10-1,000 ppm and an outer portion having an iron content of up to 30 ppm are...
Magnetic pulse welding in medical power manufacturing
A magnetic pulse welding process for joining a current collector to a terminal pin in the construction of electrochemical cells is described. The magnetic pulse...
Lead frame for mounting LED elements, lead frame with resin, method for
manufacturing semiconductor devices,...
A lead frame for mounting LED elements includes a frame body region and a large number of package regions arranged in multiple rows and columns in the frame...
Germanium metal-contact-free near-IR photodetector
A Ge-on-Si photodetector constructed without doping or contacting Germanium by metal is described. Despite the simplified fabrication process, the device has...
Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
A number of variations may include a method that may include depositing a first layer on a first semiconductor epi layer (epitaxial layer) in an overlying...
Search system comprising first and second search units with different
search schemes that respectively use...
A search system is obtained by combining a TCAM and a search engine not using the TCAM. The search engine not using the TCAM is constructed using a...
Overhead sign hanging system
An overhead sign display system is provided for facilitating the hanging of overhead retail signs, banners and the like upon a line stretched across opposing...
Product identification system and method
A product information communication system comprising a product, a product identification device retained relative to the product, product identifying...
System to construct an improved view of a process
The proper visualization of a business process plays a key role in analyzing, changing, simulating and monitoring the business process. Most BPMS systems today,...
System and method for describing image outlines
The present invention relates to the field of image processing and methodologies to construct a descriptor from binary silhouette images. The method comprises...
Method and apparatus for implementing a task plan including transmission
of one or more test messages
A method, computing device and computer program product are provided in order to implement a test plan in an efficient manner. In the context of a method, a...
Concurrent timing-driven topology construction and buffering for VLSI
A system and method for topology construction for long and complex fan-out networks such as encountered in microprocessors include a modified Steiner tree...
Unified online content manager apparatuses, methods, and systems
Apparatuses, methods, and systems for transforming user identification information and user selection data inputs into a profile data output, a generated query...
System and method for generating phrases
Techniques are disclosed for generating phrases for selection by users communicating in an online virtual world environment. A phrase generation engine...
System and method for operating a computer application with spreadsheet
The present invention provides a method for operating a computer application with spreadsheet functionality. The method comprising receiving one or more inputs...
Generating a collage for rendering on a client computing device
Various technologies pertaining to generation of a client collage are described herein. A creator can construct a computer-implemented collage by selecting a...
Enterprise web application constructor system and method
A web-based application constructor can be used to construct a web display. The web-based application constructor can obtain data from heterogeneous data...
Detecting an abnormal subsequence in a data sequence
A method for detecting abnormal subsequences in data sequence includes constructing a hierarchical data structure of a target subsequence, each node in a...
Retroreflecting optical construction
Retroreflecting optical constructions are disclosed. A disclosed retroreflecting optical construction includes a retroreflecting layer that has a...
Profiling tool for determining material thickness for inspection sites
having complex topography
A phased array ultrasonic probe may be mounted to a component to be inspected for wall thickness on an apparatus that includes a split ring adapted to be...
Method and device for detecting, in particular, refracting defects
An in-line method for optically inspecting transparent or translucent containers (3) comprises illuminating each container with a light source that presents...
Method for amplification-free nucleic acid detection on optofluidic chips
An optofluidic platform is constructed so as to comprise a planar, liquid-core integrated optical waveguides for specific detection of nucleic acids. Most...
Normalized process dynamics
A sensing system includes a filter construction module that constructs a high pass filter for filtering sensor values indicative of a process variable, the...
Light fixture assembly with pivoting reflector assembly and lens assembly
A light fixture assembly includes a housing having an interior surface, a ballast mounted on the interior surface of the housing, a first reflector releasably...
Apparatus for controlling construction equipment engine and control method
Disclosed are an apparatus and a method for controlling an engine of construction equipment, the apparatus including: a lever for generating a first signal when...
Electromagnetic actuating apparatus
An electromagnetic actuator device having a core unit (12;50) having a coil means (16), which core unit is constructed for interacting with armature means...
Labyrinth seal and rotating machine comprising such a seal
One of the components (15), opposite a labyrinth seal (12), is arranged sliding on a conical interface (18) of its support (7, 19) and constructed from a...
Open intake and exhaust chamber constructions for an air handling system
of an opposed-piston engine
An opposed-piston engine has a cylinder block with a plurality of cylinders arranged inline, with each cylinder including an intake port longitudinally...
Systems and methods for removal of electromagnetic dispersion and
attenuation for imaging of proppant in an...
Systems and methods for generating a three-dimensional image of a proppant-filled hydraulically-induced fracture in a geologic formation are provided. The image...
Modular systems for constructing liquid storage tanks
A modular system for constructing liquid storage tanks, comprising prefabricated reinforced concrete modular elements designed and adapted to be coupled...
Header track with stud retention feature
A track for a wall construction for use in building construction is disclosed. Embodiments can include a track having a plurality of bendable tabs that can be...
Building block for wall construction
Building block for forming a wall construction, including insulating material and vertical load-bearing walls extending from one longitudinal side towards...
A targeting assembly includes a pipe that is installed in a construction environment. A housing is structured to be coupled to the pipe. A level is coupled to...
Drain body seal and protection system and method
A seal and protection system and method for use with a drain body to protect components of the drain body from damage during construction and eliminate trip...
Automatic transmission control unit for construction equipment and control
The present disclosure relates to an automatic transmission control unit for construction machinery and a control method therefor, and when a load pressure...
Device and method for friction damping
A friction damping device (100) for damping relative movements between a first structural element and a second structural element of a construction, comprising:...
Scraper device, as well as construction machine
A scraper device for a milling drum mounted in a construction machine at a machine frame between lateral walls with a milling drum axis, with a two-part scraper...
Apparatus for producing foamed bitumen and method for its maintenance
The present invention relates to an apparatus for producing foamed bitumen for a road construction machine, comprising at least one mixing device having a...
Method and apparatus for constructing a parking lot
A land area can be improved to support a geotextile having nonwoven top and bottom layers, and a geogrid core. The top layer defining at least one parking...
Polypeptides having protease activity and polynucleotides encoding same
The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having protease activity, and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention also relates to...
Isolated polynucleotides and polypeptides, and methods of using same for
improving plant properties
Provided are isolated polynucleotides which are at least 80% homologous to SEQ ID NO: 320, 1-319, 321-473, 836-1652, 1654-3221, 3225-3241, 3243-3630, 3632-4176...
Pericycle-specific expression of microRNA167 in plants
Provided herein are compositions and methods for producing transgenic plants. In specific embodiments, transgenic plants comprise a construct comprising a...
Acrylic pressure sensitive adhesive and surface finishing material
comprising the same
Acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesive including an acrylic copolymer formed by copolymerizing: i) 81 to 96% by weight of an alkyl (meth) acrylic acid ester...
Method of producing lightweight structural elements
The invention relates to a method of producing lightweight structural elements which are produced as a composition construction element having at least one...