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Flexible energy balancing system
An energy balancing system is provided that ensures continuous energy output to compensate for energy fluctuations commonly associated with wind power...
A charge and discharge control unit (41) sets an upper-limit charge and discharge electric power as an upper limit of electric power during charging and...
Charged particle beam drawing apparatus and charged particle beam drawing
A charged particle beam drawing apparatus according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises a load lock chamber provided for introducing a target...
Substrate processing apparatus having rotatable slot-type antenna and
method of manufacturing semiconductor...
Provided are a substrate processing apparatus and a method of manufacturing a semiconductor device that are capable of uniformly heating a substrate while...
Method and apparatus for carbonylating methanol with acetic acid enriched
A carbonylation process for producing acetic acid including: (a) carbonylating methanol or its reactive derivatives in the presence of a Group VIII metal...
Functional materials with controllable viscosity
The present invention relates to an innovative method for controlling the viscosity of, for example, adhesives or coating formulations. The method for...
Active thermal control for stacked IC devices
Thermal conductivity in a stacked IC device can be improved by constructing one or more active temperature control devices within the stacked IC device. In one...
Apparatus and method for a continuous rapid thermal cycle system
A thermal cycle system and method suitable for mass production of DNA comprising a temperature control body having at least two sectors. Each sector has at...
An object of the present invention is to improve resistance to wraparound during fixing while achieving both low-temperature fixability and resistance to hot...
Systems and methods for enhancing fuel cell vehicle startup
Methods and systems for enhancing the performance of fuel cells in fuel cell vehicles. Some embodiments comprise a current control module for controlling the...
Pest control composition
It is an object of the present invention to provide a pest control composition capable of exerting a high effect on pests such as spider mites and aphids even...
Treatment of animal litter with ferric sulfate granules
Methods of treating animal litter and/or bedding material for control of volatile ammonia and soluble phosphorous include applying granular partially hydrated...
Silicide compositions containing alkali metals and methods of making the
The invention relates to a method of making alkali metal silicide compositions, and the compositions resulting from the method, comprising mixing an alkali...
Method and apparatus for control of fluid temperature and flow
Materials, components, and methods consistent with the present invention are directed to the fabrication and use of micro-scale channels with a fluid, where the...
Multiple feeder reactor for the production of nano-particles of metal
The reactor is used for producing nano-particles of metal from volatile moieties in flow through mode. The reactor comprises at least a first feeder and a...
Controlled-gradient, accelerated-vapor-recompression apparatus and method
An accelerated vapor recompression apparatus 10 converts incoming flow 35a to a concentrate 35c by developing a concentration profile 146 within a tank 30...
Heat transfer labeling machine with hot air treatment stations
A transfer label machine has a post treatment station for exposing newly applied labels to heat in order to finish and gloss out the label. The heat is applied...
Linear batch chemical vapor deposition system
Described is a linear batch CVD system that includes a deposition chamber, one or more substrate carriers, gas injectors and a heating system. Each substrate...
High pressure apparatus and method for nitride crystal growth
A high pressure apparatus and related methods for processing supercritical fluids. In a specific embodiment, the present apparatus includes a capsule, a heater,...
Multi-zone electric warming blanket
A multi-zone electric heating blanket. The blanket may be shaped to cover the outstretched arms or other body parts of a patient. The blanket includes first and...
System and method for generating heat at target area of patient's body
The embodiments herein provide a method and system for generating heat at a target area of a patient's body for treatment of lesions, tumors, cancer cells, body...
Method and device for controlling equipment for air conditioning a vehicle
seat, and control equipment therefor
An apparatus for controlling a device for air conditioning a vehicle seat includes at least one heating device for heating the vehicle seat and at least one...
Adaptive gate driver strength control
An adaptive algorithm running on a processing device receives a temperature value that represents a temperature at a gate terminal of a transistor. The adaptive...
Wireless temperature sensing and control system for metal kiln and method
of using the same
A rotary aluminum kiln temperature regulation system comprising a temperature sensing device in the kiln that is configured to take temperature readings in an...
Installation adapted with temperature equalization system
A temperature equalization system, including an installation, a heat equalizer disposed in a natural heat carrier and being made of a material of heat...
Room temperature bonding machine and room temperature bonding method
A room temperature bonding machine is provided with an evacuation apparatus, a gas supply apparatus, a pressure gauge, a cleaner apparatus, a pressure...
Hot-water supply system
When a detection temperature by a hot-water tank thermister (42) has been equal to or lower than a re-heating determination temperature over at least a...
Heat pump system
A heat pump system includes: a heat-source-side refrigerant circuit having a heat-source-side compressor, a first usage-side heat exchanger operable as a...
Metallic ceramic spool for a gas turbine engine
A method and apparatus are disclosed for a gas turbine spool design combining metallic and ceramic components in a way that controls clearances between critical...
Combined cycle power plant including a heat recovery steam generator
A combined cycle power plant includes a gas turbomachine, a steam turbomachine operatively coupled to the gas turbomachine, and a heat recovery steam generator...
Exhaust gas purification device for internal combustion engine
The invention relates to an exhaust control device of an engine (10) comprising a catalyst (45) in an exhaust passage (40). In this invention, the active...
Drying apparatus and methods
Apparatus and method for drying a product comprising placing the product on a first side of a support surface, and directing dry radiant heat toward the second...
Method for determining dry dual clutch transmission temperatures following
A method of modeling initial temperatures of a dry DCT includes reactivating a controller after a time lapse between first and second clock times representing...
Vehicle, method and device for controlling vehicle
A vehicle provided with a motor generator as a driving source includes an engine and a catalyst for purifying gas exhausted from the engine. The engine is...
Control device for a vehicle
A control device for a vehicle includes an electric motor disposed in a manner enabling power transmission to wheels; and a clutch device capable of...
System for cooling a heat-generating device
A method for cooling a heat-generating device, comprising setting a reference surface temperature of the heat-generating device, measuring a temperature of a...
Computer room cooling control
A method for cooling a data center having a plurality of racks and an adjustable cooling system includes the following steps. A minimum and maximum temperature...
Inventory system with climate-controlled inventory
An inventory system includes a first inventory holder positioned in a first climate-controlled zone of a workspace that is at a below-freezing temperature. The...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus provided with the same
A fixing device that fixes an unfixed image on a sheet by heat and pressure, including an endless belt, a magnetic flux generator provided outside the running...
Image forming apparatus and method of controlling the same
An image forming apparatus has an outline surrounded by a casing. The casing has an opening. The image forming apparatus includes a fixing unit configured to...
Spectral alignment of a WDM device to a specified frequency grid
A WDM device having a controller that individually controls the operating parameters of tunable lasers and the temperatures of an optical multiplexer and...
Method and apparatus for operating an electric water heater using
adjustable temperature setpoints
A control system for an electric water heater having an upper heating element and a lower heating element is disclosed. The control system includes a control...
Coated film drying furnace
A coated film drying furnace for drying a coated film inside a furnace body by conveying the coated film therein, the coated film having an absorption spectrum...
Method for regulating temperature of transistor-based component
A method of regulating temperature of a transistor-based component of a power system is disclosed. The method may include operating the power system to supply...
Exposure apparatus, temperature regulating system, and device
An exposure apparatus which includes a plurality of units to be temperature-regulated, and transfers a pattern of a reticle onto a substrate while activating...
Illumination device and display device including the same
An illumination device includes a light source in which a plurality of light emitting elements are arranged, a luminous intensity controller configured to...
Light emitting device, method of driving a light emitting device, element
substrate, and electronic equipment
A display device capable of obtaining a constant luminance without being influenced by temperature change is provided as well as a method of driving the display...
High frequency precision oscillators having stable temperature
An oscillator circuit includes an adjustable frequency oscillator configured to free-run at a first frequency below a desired second target frequency. This...
Sensorless control apparatuses of motors and control methods thereof
A sensorless control apparatus of a motor may include: a position estimator configured to compensate for a resistance and a magnetic flux of a permanent magnet...
Temperature control of micromachined transducers
A micromachined structure, comprises a substrate and a cavity in the substrate. The micromachined structure comprises a membrane layer disposed over the...