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Efficiency heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning through extended
An extended run time device for extending the time that a compressor-based heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC) system runs so as to increase...
Fan coil thermostat with activity sensing
Fan coil thermostats can provide energy savings by, for example, not unnecessarily heating and/or cooling an unoccupied room or other space. Fan coil systems...
Combined hot water supply and air-conditioning device
A combined hot water supply and air-conditioning device heat source even in a case where the outside air temperature is high such as in summertime. In heating...
Valve for controlling coolant fuel cell stack coolant of fuel cell vehicle
A valve for controlling the temperature of a coolant to flow into a fuel cell stack to provide the optimum level of coolant at the appropriate temperature in...
Pump freeze protection
Systems and methods for preventing water from freezing within a pump system. A pump motor is positioned inside a pump housing. A temperature sensor and a motor...
Method and system for controlling idle stop of vehicle
A method and a system for controlling idle stop of a vehicle that can reduce braking noise and prevent startup delay may be included, wherein the method for...
Internal combustion engine control apparatus
An internal combustion engine control apparatus includes a first period in which the target heater applied effective voltage is set to a first target voltage...
System and method for model based and map based throttle position
derivation and monitoring
In one embodiment, an engine system may include an engine control system configured to receive a first pressure signal transmitted from a first pressure sensor...
Method of estimating duration of auto-ignition phase in a spark-assisted
compression ignition operation
A combustion engine system in one embodiment includes a combustion engine, at least one controllable component operably connected to the combustion engine, at...
Particulate filter washcoat diagnosis based on exothermic substrate
An exhaust gas treatment system to treat exhaust gas includes a particulate filter, a second temperature sensor and a control module. The particulate filter...
Exhaust device of internal combustion engine
An exhaust device of an internal combustion engine includes a burner device (40) including a fuel addition device (15) for adding fuel to an exhaust passage...
Enhanced oil recovery system and a method for operating an underground oil
The present invention relates to an enhanced oil recovery system (1). The system (1) comprises an underground oil reservoir (2) comprising oil having an oil...
Control system for work vehicle, control method, and work vehicle
A control system for a work vehicle includes a temperature detecting unit and a controller. The temperature detecting unit detects the temperature of the...
Controlled chemical stabilization of polyvinyl precursor fiber, and high
strength carbon fiber produced therefrom
Method for the preparation of carbon fiber, which comprises: (i) immersing functionalized polyvinyl precursor fiber into a liquid solution having a boiling...
Method for the simultaneous production of ethanol and a fermented, solid
The invention relates to a method for the simultaneous production of a fermented, solid product and ethanol comprising the following steps: 1) providing a...
Integrated hydrogenation/dehydrogenation reactor in a catalytic reforming
process configuration for improved...
A process for reforming hydrocarbons is presented. The process involves applying process controls over the reaction temperatures to preferentially convert a...
Quartz glass manufacturing method using hydrogen obtained by vaporizing
Provided is a quartz glass manufacturing method that involves using one or more burners, supplying hydrogen and oxygen to the one or more burners to generate an...
Energy efficient system and process for treating sludge
Apparatus and process is provided for hydrolyzing sludge from water treatment and for conditioning the hydrolyzed sludge for optimal anaerobic digestion....
An electronic control unit included in a hybrid vehicle is configured to switch between first limp home travel control and second limp home travel control based...
Method to limit temperature increase in a catalyst and detect a restricted
exhaust path in a vehicle
A vehicle has an engine, an exhaust aftertreatment system, an electric machine, and a controller configured to, in response to an actual engine torque output...
Vehicle systems and methods with improved heating performance
A vehicle system includes an electric motor, an internal combustion engine, and a heating system configured to transfer heat from the internal combustion engine...
Electric vehicle charging system
A charging system of an electric vehicle includes a drive battery storing electric power for driving a motor of the electric vehicle, a heater heating the drive...
System and method for estimating damper temperature
Systems and methods for controlling a damper force based on temperature are disclosed. Signals associated with a damping force value of one or more dampers are...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer-readable
An image forming apparatus includes a recording-head carrier including a recording head for ejecting a liquid droplet onto a recording medium, a relative moving...
Method for printing three-dimensional parts wtih crystallization kinetics
A method for printing a three-dimensional part with an additive manufacturing system, which includes providing a part material that compositionally has one or...
Microfluidic devices with integrated resistive heater electrodes including
systems and methods for controlling...
The invention relates to methods and devices for control of an integrated thin-film device with a plurality of microfluidic channels. In one embodiment, a...
Method for preventing fouling of exhaust gas flow path of burning
equipment and method for removing ammonium...
Provided is a method for effectively preventing fouling of an exhaust gas flow path of a burning equipment due to ammonium hydrogen sulfate; and thus, the...
Filter plate comprising a temperature control body and filter cartridge
comprising such a filter plate
A filter plate having a basic body and an elastic element which is fastened to the basic body in an annular and liquid-tight manner. The filter plate is...
Apparatus for measurement and calculation of dew point for fractionation
Apparatus for controlling the operation of fractionation columns to avoid column flooding is described. The apparatus uses mass flow meters to measure the mass...
Fire protection device of an electric installation starter-controller
The invention relates to a fire protection device (10) for a starter-controller device (2) of an electrical installation, the starter-controller device (2)...
Biodegradable and thermosensitive poly(organophosphazene) hydrogel,
preparation method thereof and use thereof
The present invention relates to a biodegradable and thermosensitive poly(organophosphazene) with a functional group, a preparation method thereof, and a use...
Laparoscopic visualization system
A Laparoscopic Visualization System comprising a sterile, self-contained, disposable apparatus used in medical procedures for heating and applying an anti-fog...
Barbecue oven and method of operation
A barbecue oven that enables operator control of the combustion process through selective control of gas flow through and/or around a hot, oxygenated bed of...
Pump and heating method for coffee brewing
A method and system for brewing coffee that allows for control of the temperature of the water as it hits ground coffee and that is adapted for changes in the...
Air distribution system for temperature-controlled case
A temperature-controlled case including a base having a deck and an air flow device located below the deck, a tower having a cavity, and an air distribution...
Drying of foodstuffs
An apparatus for drying foodstuffs involves a pallet supporting a stack of containers containing the foodstuffs. The pallet has a perimeter on which the stack...
Light source apparatus and endoscope apparatus
A light source apparatus includes a cooling device configured to be able to cool a semiconductor light-emitting device, a light-emitting device drive section...
Loudspeaker protection systems and methods
Methods and systems for thermal protection of a voice coil of a loudspeaker. The method involves driving the loudspeaker based on an input signal received at an...
Overheat protector and protection methodology for electrodynamic
The present invention relates in one aspect to a voice coil temperature protector for electrodynamic loudspeakers. The voice coil temperature protector...
Method for controlling the wavelength of a laser source
The present invention concerns a method for controlling the emitting wavelength of a laser source (10) for a passive optical network, the laser source (10)...
Transmission-based temperature control for an electrical device
A method includes estimating a temperature change to an integrated circuit, which is associated with a pending transmission from the integrated circuit. The...
Charging device for storage battery, and charging method for storage
A charging device for a storage battery includes: a charging power source for supplying electric power to a storage battery; a charging electric power detecting...
Battery control system and battery pack
A battery control unit (400) controls charge and discharge of battery cells (100) on the basis of temperatures measured by a temperature measurement unit (320)...
Organic light-emitting diode display with burn-in reduction capabilities
A display may receive image data to be displayed for a user of an electronic device. Display driver circuitry in the display may analyze the data to detect...
Temperature insensitive transient current source
A current source includes a first current path including a first current mirror transistor and an input current source coupled in series, a second current path...
Method of controlling operation of an exhaust fluid treatment apparatus
An exhaust flow treatment apparatus to treat exhaust flow emitted by a combustion engine is configured to receive unburnt fuel for combustion therein after...
Image forming apparatus with control unit configured to reduce the air
blown by a blower unit reaching an...
An image forming apparatus includes an exposure unit, a developing unit, a transferer, a fixer, a determiner, a blower, and a controller. The exposure unit...
Image forming apparatus, image formation control method, and computer
An image forming apparatus includes: a fixing unit configured to heat a recording medium on which a recording agent image is formed by an image forming unit, to...
Illumination system of a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus
having a temperature control device
An illumination system of a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus includes a primary light source, a system pupil surface and a mirror array. The...
Diagnosis system for monitoring state of switchboard
A diagnosis system for monitoring a status of a switchboard is provided. The diagnosis system for monitoring a status of a switchboard includes a sensor unit...