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Ultrasonic joining apparatus and absorbent article manufacturing apparatus
An anvil has a temperature adjustment mechanism including a heater. The anvil has a heat transmitter transmitting heat generated by the temperature adjustment...
Emulsion fuel enabling system and method
Disclosed are a system and a method for promoting the formation of the emulsified fuel of a diesel engine. The system includes a viscous oil-water tank; an...
System and process for measuring a volume of a liquid within a keg
A system for measuring a volume of a liquid has a keg with a nozzle and a dip tube extending into the keg, a coupler having a gas flow path and a liquid flow...
Gas equilibrium coil for providing, in real-time, a gas calibrating
A gas-solution equilibrium device for a liquid sample gas analyzer includes a temperature-controlled, thermally-conductive mandrel, a coil of gas-permeable...
Methods and apparatus for optimizing the performance of organic rankine
cycle power systems
An optimized Rankine thermodynamic cycle system and method include utilizing a working fluid including a base component and an effective amount of a lower...
Vehicle and method for controlling catalyst device in temperature
A vehicle includes: an engine; an EHC (electrically heated catalyst) electrically heated for purifying exhaust gas of the engine; a temperature sensor for...
Automated emergency power supply test using engine exhaust temperature
An automated emergency power supply system (EPSS) and testing solution that records generator load values and engine exhaust temperature values to evaluate...
Fuel injector control system and method to compensate for injector opening
A fuel injector control system including a fuel injector, a sensing device configured to provide a transition signal indicative of a fuel injector transition...
System and method for heating and insulating contrast media
A system for heating and insulating contrast media is disclosed herein. A thermal insulating cover sized to cover at least a portion of a contrast media...
Energy management system
An energy management system includes a controller that receives a signal representative of current electrical generation. A storage source stores energy from...
Irrigation scheduling and supervisory control and data acquisition system
for moving and static irrigation systems
Irrigation of plants or crops is effected using plant canopy temperature measurements. The process and device include an irrigation scheduling algorithm based...
Computational load distribution in a climate control system having plural
Systems, methods, and related computer program products for controlling one or more HVAC systems using a distributed arrangement of wirelessly connected sensing...
Monitoring device and monitoring method
A monitoring device which measures numerical value information on a subject substance in a body fluid has an electrochemical sensor including a sensor unit for...
Method and phase-change gain-fiber holder that control temperature rise
and uniformity with minimal stress
A thermal-management optical-fiber packaging system that includes an optical fiber and a temperature-management device configured to remove excess heat from the...
Electrically controlled optical fuse and method of fabrication
Embodiments of the present invention provide an electrically controlled optical fuse. The optical fuse is activated electronically instead of by the light...
Period signal generation circuit
A period signal generation circuit includes a first discharger configured to discharge first current having a constant value from a control node in response to...
Method and apparatus for controlling thermal cycling
A method for reducing thermal cycling of a semiconductor power switch includes obtaining a value indicative of a junction temperature of the power switch. The...
Passive arc management system with a flue chamber
In an electrical distribution cabinet a mechanism providing quick, reliable, passive arc blast control has a flue chamber surrounding the likely arc site such...
Thermal protection system for electrical device
A thermal protection system for an electrical system having a control system and an electrical outlet connected to an electrical power source includes an...
Disk drive generating feed-forward fly height control based on temperature
sensitive fly height sensor
A disk drive is disclosed comprising a head actuated over a disk, wherein the head comprises a fly height actuator (FHA) operable to actuate the head vertically...
Image forming apparatus
Provided is an image forming device that has a duplex printing function, and suspends execution of a printing operation to allow internal temperature to...
Method for color erasing process and color erasing device
According to an embodiment, a method for color erasing process includes the steps of: supplying a power to a heat source configured to heat a sheet having an...
Decolorizing device and decolorization condition setting method
A decolorizing device includes a paper feed unit that feeds a sheet, on which an image has been formed using a color-erasable colorant, into a conveying path. A...
Low-loss tunable radio frequency filter
An RF filter comprises a signal transmission path having an input and an output, a plurality of resonant elements disposed along the signal transmission path...
Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus
In a magnetic resonance imaging apparatus according to an embodiment, a transmitting coil applies a radio-frequency magnetic field to a subject placed in a...
Circuit for rendering energy storage devices parallelable
A circuit for rendering an energy storage device parallelable comprised of an energy storage device connected to a power adapter that converts the potential of...
High pressure charged particle beam system
The current invention includes methods and apparatuses for processing, that is, altering and imaging, a sample in a high pressure charged particle beam system....
Advanced temperature compensation and control circuit for single photon
A PET scanner (10) includes a ring of detector modules (16) encircling an imaging region (18). Each of the detector modules includes one or more sensor...
Inductively-heated applicator system
An inductively-heated applicator system including a heating module and applicator or applicator pen. The heating module includes a dock for seating the...
Toaster cover control device with fireproofing function and application
A toaster cover control device with fireproofing function comprises a cover sliding-frame or a cover opening-closing mechanism and a power switch (K), a cover...
Cooking temperature and power control
A system and method for controlling the power delivered to cookware by a power control system that comprises a heating control user interface that is set by the...
Method and apparatus for controlling the spatial temperature distribution
across the surface of a workpiece support
A chuck for a plasma processor comprises a temperature-controlled base, a thermal insulator, a flat support, and a heater. The temperature-controlled base has a...
Systems and methods for windshield deicing
Cost efficient, lightweight and rapid windshield deicing systems and methods are disclosed. The systems utilize step-up converters or inverters, or dual-voltage...
Production of diesel fuel from biorenewable feedstocks using non-flashing
A process has been developed for producing diesel boiling range fuel from renewable feedstocks such as plant oils and animal oils, fats, and greases. The...
The startup of a tubular reactor containing fresh or regenerated molecular sieve catalyst and cooled by steam generation on the shell side, as part of an olefin...
Controlled air gap formation
A method of forming and controlling air gaps between adjacent raised features on a substrate includes forming a silicon-containing film in a bottom region...
Manufacturing apparatus and method for semiconductor device
A semiconductor device manufacturing apparatus includes a chamber in which a wafer is loaded; a first gas supply unit for supplying a process gas into the...
Integrated circuits with asymmetric pass transistors
Asymmetric transistors such as asymmetric pass transistors may be formed on an integrated circuit. The asymmetric transistors may have gate structures....
Method of manufacturing nanoparticle chain
A method of manufacturing a nanoparticle chain is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of: providing a single-stranded circular primer with a determined...
Temperature controlled and pH dependent self gelling biopolymeric aqueous
The present invention relates a biopolymeric liquid aqueous composition for producing self-gelling systems and gels, which comprises: an acidic water-based...
Method for the production of a fiber-reinforced thermoplastic polymer and
extrusion die and device for the...
A method for the production of a fiber-reinforced, thermoplastic polymer, wherein at least one fiber strand is fed into an extrusion die, wherein the fiber...
Method and apparatus for desolvating flowing liquid
Methods and apparatus for desolvating flowing liquid streams while retaining temporal resolution of dissolved substrates are disclosed. A novel small-scale...
Process for improved combustion of fuel solids
The invention provides a combustion process using comminuted fuel solids from a steam-driven shear field, with controlled water content and optionally coated...
Method and apparatus for pressure infusion and temperature control of
A method and apparatus for pressure infusion and temperature control of infused liquids including an infrared sensing device mounted proximate a drip chamber to...
Method and apparatus for heating solutions within intravenous lines to
desired temperatures during infusion
An IV line temperature controlled warming device includes a housing and a fluid cassette or cartridge that receives fluid from an IV line and includes...
Exercise device with fan controllable by a physiological condition of a
In general, exercise devices of the present invention include one or more fans that can increase the flow of air in particular direction. Exercise devices of...
Closed loop temperature heat up and control utilizing wafer-to-heater
pedestal gap modulation
Methods and apparatuses that decouple wafer temperature from pre-heat station residence time, thereby improving wafer-to-wafer temperature uniformity, are...
A system and method is provided for filtration and purification of a liquid. A purification system can be used for filtration and purification of water. A...
Methods and apparatuses for direct deposition of features on a surface
using a two-component microfluidic jet
The object of the invention is the provision of methods and apparatuses for controlled direct printing of continuous films or discreet structures using a...
Outdoor shower device
An outdoor shower device, comprising a water storage module, a power supply module, a heating module, a control module, a water supply module and an alarm...