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Cathode pressure control utilizing a capacitance model
Systems and methods to control fuel cell stack pressure through a cathode backpressure valve. A flow offset value is used as a capacitance term during transient...
Method for reducing stress in porous dielectric films
The present invention addresses provides improved methods of preparing a low-k dielectric material on a substrate. The methods involve multi-step ultraviolet...
Sintering furnace and method of making cutting tools
The present invention relates to a method of making cutting tools comprising a substrate having a hard phase and a binder phase, the method comprising forming...
Non-stoichiometric titanium nitride films
The present application relates to a process for the manufacture of transparent, large band gap, high refractive index and high temperature stable,...
Heat generating graphite sodium silicate coating agent
This invention describes the processes of formulating heat generating graphite-sodium silicate (G-S) coating agents/mixes, and coating these mixes on base layer...
System and method for doubled use of patient temperature control catheter
An apparatus for exchanging heat in a patient has a first elongated heat exchange catheter carrying circulating working fluid to and from a heat exchange system...
Control system and process for application of energy to airway walls and
The present invention includes a system for delivering energy to an airway wall of a lung comprising an energy delivering apparatus and a PID controller having...
Calorific value measuring system and calorific value measuring method
A calorific value measuring system, includes a gas flowing in a pipe; the flow rate controlling device; a temperature measuring element in the pipe; a heater...
Method for controlling a projector
The present invention relates to a method for controlling a projector. More particularly, the present invention relates to a method for controlling a projector...
Ink jet printing apparatus and print head temperature control method
An ink jet printing apparatus performs printing on a print medium, and includes a print head having a plurality of ejection openings, a head temperature...
Liquid ejection apparatus including controller supplying non-ejection
The liquid ejection apparatus includes a liquid ejection head, a drive unit, a non-ejection drive controller, and an environment measurement unit. The drive...
Gas turbine oil supply system and method for the operation of a bearing
oil supply system for a gas turbine
A gas turbine oil supply system and a method for the operation of a bearing oil supply system for a gas turbine includes an oil tank 1 and a supply line 2...
Water faucet with triple-set controller
A faucet comprises a spout, and a valve assembly that can be positioned in at least three different positions so as to draw water from a cold water reservoir, a...
Temperature-controlled purge gate valve for chemical vapor deposition
The present invention relates to methods and apparatus that are optimized for producing Group III-N (nitrogen) compound semiconductor wafers and specifically...
Raw proportional toxic sampler for sampling exhaust
Components of interest are captured on a resin column from a sample of exhaust gas from an operating vehicle. Makeup air is added to the residual exhaust gas...
Method for operating an aircraft cooling system and aircraft cooling
The invention relates to a method for operating an aircraft cooling system (10), comprising the steps guiding a cooling medium through a cooling circuit (26)...
Method for starting a combined cycle power plant
A method for starting a combined cycle power plant (1) includes loading the gas turbine unit (2), providing a starting temperature (T.sub.start) for the steam...
System for cooling a body useful for reducing the effect of hot flashes
The present invention relates to systems, methods, and devices for treating the effects of menopause. More specifically, embodiments of the present invention...
User interface of a control unit
System and method for calculating the thermal mass of a building
The invention comprises a system for calculating a value for the effective thermal mass of a building. The climate control system obtains temperature...
Method and apparatus for determining whether a cooling device in a
computer system is responsive to control signals
Some embodiments of the present invention provide a system that determines whether a cooling device in a computer system is responsive to control signals....
Block heater detection for improved startability
A method of starting an internal combustion engine includes sensing a temperature of an engine coolant at an engine block of the internal combustion engine, and...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable
An image processing apparatus includes a mode determination unit for determining a print mode, a fixing temperature acquisition unit for acquiring fixing...
Fixing device, fixing device control method, and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a rotatable fuser member, a rotatable pressure member, a heater, a rotary driver, a thermometer, and a controller. The rotatable fuser...
Fixing device, heater control method, and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a rotary, endless fuser belt, a heater, a thermometer, and a controller. The fuser belt is subjected to heating, on which the recording...
Radiation detector, radiographic image capturing system, radiation
detection method, and radiation detection...
A radiation detector includes an image data detecting unit that detects, as radiographic image data, charge information corresponding to applied radiation; a...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and image forming material
According to one embodiment, there is provided an image forming apparatus for forming an image on a medium. The image forming apparatus includes a first image...
Liquid crystal display and method for compensating color temperature
Disclosed is a liquid crystal display device and a method for compensating the color temperature of the liquid crystal display device. The timing controller...
Method and apparatus to control the LC tank temperature null
characteristic in a highly stable LC oscillator
A substantially temperature-independent LC-based oscillator uses bias control techniques. Temperature independence may be achieved by controlling the harmonic...
Integrated circuit chip temperature sensor
A temperature control system having: a resistor formed in a region of a semiconductor, such resistor having a pair of spaced electrodes in ohmic contact with...
Passive infrared range finding proximity detector
Apparatus and methods for a passive range finding proximity detector include a sensor element configured to detect infrared radiation emitted by objects within...
Parametric temperature regulation of induction heated load
A fuel delivery system for a vehicle includes a fuel injector that dispenses heated fuel flow and controls the temperature of the heated fuel within a desired...
Induction cook top with heat management system
An indoor or outdoor induction cook top with a heat management system is disclosed. The cook top controls heat generated by various components, including the...
Heating plate with planar heater zones for semiconductor processing
A heating plate of a semiconductor substrate support for supporting a semiconductor substrate in a plasma processing chamber includes a first layer with an...
Reducing impurities in hydrogenation processes with multiple reaction
In a hydrogenation processes, a second lower temperature hydrogenation reactor is used to control the concentration of impurities, namely ethyl acetate,...
Viscosity control in compositions comprising plant fiber materials
Pectinases, such as Pectinex.TM. Ultra SP-L (composed of the enzyme Polygatacturonase, a type of pectinase which is derived from Aspergillus aculeatus) or...
Methods and apparatus for controlled single electron transfer living
This invention provides methods for controlled single electron transfer living radical polymerization (SET-LRP) of monomers with increased conversion, high...
Systems and methods for controlling etch selectivity of various materials
A method for filling a recessed feature of a substrate includes a) at least partially filling a recessed feature of a substrate with tungsten-containing film...
Battery assembly with temperature control device
A battery module of the present invention is adaptable to be utilized in various configurations including and not limited to an overlapping battery cell...
Methods for controlling nitrous oxide emissions
Systems and methods for controlling nitrous oxide emissions are described. In one particular example, nitrous oxide formed in the exhaust system of a diesel...
Windshield wiper de-icing
Methods and apparatus are provided for vehicle windshield washing-wiping and wiper de-icing. Primary nozzles provide washing fluid to the windshield during...
Dynamic support apparatus and system
A dynamic support apparatus having a frame, a dynamic interface, a temperature control mechanism, and a control system. The dynamic interface is capable of...
Microwave ablation system with dielectric temperature probe
An electromagnetic surgical ablation system having a generator adapted to selectively provide surgical ablation energy to an ablation probe, and methods of...
Defecation detection apparatus
A defecation detection apparatus including: a feces/urine receiving member that is placed to face the body of a wearer and that receives discharged feces and...
Vent tile with an integrated thermal imaging sensor and controller
A vent tile includes at least one louver, an actuator configured to control the at least one louver, a thermal imaging sensor configured to monitor temperature...
Control of syngas temperature using a booster burner
A method and system for fueling of a burner in a direct-fired device using syngas. A gasifier produces syngas from a carbonaceous feedstock such as biomass. The...
Liquid droplet ejecting head, ink cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A liquid droplet ejecting head is disclosed, including a nozzle hole which ejects liquid droplets; an ejecting liquid chamber which is in communication with...
Wiring arrangement for protecting a bleed air supply system of an aircraft
against overheating and bleed air...
A wiring arrangement for protecting a bleed air supply system of an aircraft against overheating is associated with a bleed air supply system. The bleed air...
Method of manufacturing semiconductor device, and wire bonder
An improvement in the quality of wire bonding is achieved by reducing the vibration of a lead frame or a wiring substrate after wire bonding. Over a heat block...
Managed pressure and/or temperature drilling system and method
The present invention relates to a managed pressure and/or temperature drilling system (300) and method. In one embodiment, a method for drilling a wellbore...