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Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a sheet feed unit which feeds a sheet to an image forming unit forming an image on the sheet, a re-transport roller which...
Electrophotographic image forming apparatus
An electrophotographic image forming apparatus that are capable of reducing the variation of the rise time of the laser light source due to the temperature...
Printer characterization of print media
A printer has a heat source disposed adjacent a temperature sensor to transfer heat upon activation across a portion of an introduced print media to the...
Danger detector for operation in nuclear field, having heating system for
heating typically non-radiation...
A smoke detector or, more generally, a danger detector, operates in an area with increased radioactive radiation disposition danger detector has at least one...
Electronic apparatus and method of controlling electronic apparatus
An electronic apparatus includes: a temperature measurement section that measures a temperature of a heat generation source generating heat by consuming power...
Sensor and transmission control circuit in adaptive interface package
A programmable interface module includes a linear power regulator to control and provide power to interfaced components on an as needed basis. The interface...
Band-gap voltage generator
A generator of a voltage logarithmically variable with temperature may include a differential amplifier having a pair of transistors, each coupled with a...
Temperature adaptive bandgap reference circuit
This invention involves a bandgap reference circuit in IC. The temperature coefficient of conventional bandgap reference is large and the higher order...
Adaptive charging technique and circuitry for a battery/cell using
multiple charge circuits and temperature data
A system to recharge a battery including a first current-voltage source to generate a first signal, a second current-voltage source to generate a second signal,...
Electronic device and method for monitoring fan
A method of monitoring a fan of a second electronic device. A first electronic device controls a baseboard management controller (BMC) of the second electronic...
Cold field electron emitters based on silicon carbide structures
A cold cathode field emission electron source capable of emission at levels comparable to thermal sources is described. Emission in excess of 6 A/cm.sup.2 at...
Process for forming an electroactive layer
There is provided a process for forming a layer of electroactive material having a substantially flat profile. The process includes the steps of providing a...
Heating control system, deposition device provided therewith, and
temperature control method
A heating control system which allows a plurality of heaters to heat an object without depending on a variation in characteristics among a plurality of heater...
Pulsed dielectric etch process for in-situ metal hard mask shape control
to enable void-free metallization
An all-in-one trench-over-via etch wherein etching of a low-k material beneath a metal hard mask of titanium nitride containing material is carried out in...
Method for preparing titania pastes for use in dye-sensitized solar cells
A new, more economical method for preparing titania pastes for use in more efficient dye-sensitized solar cells is disclosed. The titania pastes are prepared by...
Thermal cycler for PCR including temperature control bladder
Methods and devices for performing chemical reactions under controlled temperature are described. In one embodiment, the devices provided by the invention...
Hydrogen generator, fuel cell system, and method for operating hydrogen
The possibility of carbon deposition from a raw material gas is made lower than before in a pressure compensating operation carried out after stopping the stop...
Battery module with integrated thermal management system
A controller identifies a condition of a hazardous internal short by comparing patterns of series element voltages to the last known balance condition of the...
Apparatus and method for electroless deposition of materials on
An apparatus is provided having a closable chamber that can be sealed and is capable of withstanding an increased pressure and high temperature. The chamber has...
Thermorod for active drug release and method for manufacturing the same
Disclosed is a thermorod capable of actively releasing drugs according to temperature of the thermorod and a method of manufacturing the same. The thermorod...
Dry scrubber system with air preheater protection
An air quality control system (AQCS) useful for treating flue gas, such as flue gas produced by a fossil fuel fired boiler, is described. In addition to flue...
Fluid recirculation system for use in vapor phase particle production
A method of and system for recirculating a fluid in a particle production system. A reactor produces a reactive particle-gas mixture. A quench chamber mixes a...
Process for manufacturing a resulting pharmaceutical film
The invention relates to film products containing desired levels of active components and methods of their preparation. Desirably, the films disintegrate in...
Method and system for invasive skin treatment
A system and method for simultaneously heating a plurality of discrete skin volumes to a coagulation temperature. The system comprises an applicator containing...
Injection molding nozzle
In an injection molding nozzle with an elongated base body through which a channel for conducting a melt extends and which includes a heating element for the...
Turbine assembly and method for controlling a temperature of an assembly
According to one aspect of the invention, a turbine assembly includes a first component, a second component circumferentially adjacent to the first component,...
Omni-directional fan device
An omni-directional air flow device, for example, a fan or a vent associated with a fan, comprises a swivel control point providing almost a spherical range of...
Fire sensor, fire detection system, fire suppression system, and
A combination fire detection and fire suppression system may include a fire detection system configured to detect an undesirably high temperature associated...
Temperature controlled loadlock chamber
A temperature controlled loadlock chamber for use in semiconductor processing is provided. The temperature controlled loadlock chamber may include one or more...
Radiator fan control for heat pump HVAC
An automobile which includes a radiator fan control for heat pump HVAC which can selectively reverse fan direction based on ambient temperature and moisture to...
Gas valve with fuel rate monitor
This disclosure relates generally to valves, and more particularly, to gas valve assemblies. In one illustrative but non-limiting example, a valve assembly may...
Assembly for heat treatment of biological tissues
The invention concerns an assembly for heat treatment of a region of a biological tissue (410) comprising energy-generating means (100) to supply energy to the...
Control apparatus of internal combustion engine
A series of combustion forms including initial low-temperature combustion, premixed combustion, and diffusive combustion are performed when an engine operates...
Electric water pump control system and method thereof
An electric water pump control apparatus actively controls an electric water pump in a high speed range or a high load condition as a vehicle accelerates or...
Inter-stage attemperation system and method
Systems and methods for controlling exhaust steam temperatures from a finishing superheater are provided. In certain embodiments, the system includes a...
A drinking simulator provides for testing of dental samples under three different condition sets simultaneously. A first tank provides chilled liquid to testing...
A reservoir sampling apparatus comprising at least one probe adapted to provide a fluid flow path between a formation and the inner of the apparatus with a...
Diagnostic system and method for a bearing of a connecting rod
A system for determining a health of bearing associated with a connecting rod is provided. The system includes an oil collector placed proximate to the...
Thickness control of substrates
A thickness of at least one preselected portion of a substrate, such as glass substrate for example, is controlled. A laser beam is directed to the at least one...
Pulse width modulated system with pressure regulating valve
A pulse width modulation control is provided for a suction valve on a suction line, delivering refrigerant into a housing shell of a compressor. When the...
Baffle controlled oscillating flow freezer
A freezer includes a housing having a sidewall defining a chamber, and an inlet and an outlet in communication with the chamber; a pair of baffle assemblies...
Temperature control transport system
Embodiments of the inventive technology may involve the use of layered, insulated PCM assemblage that itself comprises: modular insulating foam material 8 that,...
Exhaust temperature based threshold for control method and turbine
A gas turbine, computer software and a method for controlling an operating point of the gas turbine that includes a compressor, a combustor and at least a...
Hydraulic-based rotational system for solar concentrators that resists
high wind loads without a mechanical lock
A rotational system is provided for controlling rotation of one or more solar collectors to track the movement of the sun, to automatically keep the collectors...
Method and apparatus for cold starting an internal combustion engine
The present invention relates to a method for achieving reduced emissions at cold start of an internal combustion engine having an exhaust gas after treatment...
Method for feeding thermal energy into an exhaust emission control unit
connected in the exhaust gas system of...
The invention relates to a method for feeding thermal energy into an exhaust emission control unit (2) connected in the exhaust gas system of an internal...
System and method for controlling regeneration within an after-treatment
component of a compression-ignition engine
Method for controlling regeneration within an after-treatment component of an engine comprises receiving an upstream temperature signal, receiving a downstream...
Heater control device of oxygen concentration sensor
A heater control device of an oxygen concentration sensor is provided in which even in a case where an internal combustion engine is automatically stopped by...
Control apparatus and control method for internal combustion engine
An engine ECU diagnoses the presence or absence of abnormality during execution of the fuel cut. The engine ECU is configured to restrict the fuel cut according...
Automated emergency power supply system (EPSS) test reporting criticality
of EPSS test failure
An automated emergency power supply system (EPSS) and testing solution that records generator load values and engine exhaust temperature values to evaluate...