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Water heater stacking detection and control
Methods and systems for operating a water heater to limit the effects of stacking in a water heater tank are disclosed. In some cases, the water heater...
The present invention provides a printer which can facilitate temperature control of a machine-plate cylinder section, can allow simple setup, and can...
Test chamber with temperature and humidity control
A test chamber that is capable of operating in a mode where the temperature of the chamber is efficiently cooled without removing a substantial amount of...
Cryopump and evacuation method
A cryopump includes a refrigerator which cools a cryopanel and a controller which receives a control signal representing an operation mode from a beam...
Tank assembly and method
A tank assembly includes a tank defining a chamber that is configured to store a selectively variable volume of liquid. A positive temperature coefficient...
Internal combustion engine
An internal combustion engine, in which intake air flows through an intake passage into a combustion chamber and exhaust gas resulting from the combustion in...
Controlled nucleation during freezing step of freeze drying cycle using
pressure differential ice crystals...
A method of controlling and enhancing the nucleation of product in a freeze dryer, wherein the product is maintained at a predetermined temperature and pressure...
Method, apparatus, and system for energy efficiency and energy
conservation including enhanced temperature...
Embodiments of systems, apparatuses, and methods for energy efficiency and energy conservation including enhanced temperature based voltage control are...
Electronic system and method and apparatus for saving data thereof
An electronic system, and a method and an apparatus for saving data of the electronic system are provided. The electrical system includes a central processing...
Methods and systems for optimizing carbon dioxide sequestration operations
Methods and systems are provided for controlling operational parameters of a CO.sub.2 compression surface facility or pipeline in order to maintain a CO.sub.2...
Sensor control apparatus and sensor control method
A sensor control apparatus including a gas sensor having a sensor element, a housing and a base part formed of a resin. The apparatus includes a heating part...
Motor control unit and vehicle steering system
When the estimated motor temperature becomes equal to or higher than the first predetermined temperature, an addition angle correction unit temporarily...
Integrated fiber optic raman spectroscopy and radio frequency ablation
Technologies are generally described for detecting diseased tissues through fiber optic based Raman spectroscopy, image acquisition, and/or RF induced...
Integrated system and method for MRI-safe implantable devices
An implantable system includes at least one electrode that is configured to apply a stimulus to surrounding tissue based on a control signal. A control module...
Fixing device capable of minimizing overshoot and image forming apparatus
A fixing device is operable through start-up and warm-up stages and has a rotatable fixing member to fix an unfixed toner image borne on a recording medium, an...
Image forming apparatus, control method, and recording medium
An embodiment provides an image forming apparatus including: a job acquiring unit that acquires an image forming job that gives instructions for performing...
Image heating apparatus
A toner image heater includes a heating roller; an external heater for heating the heating roller; a heater for heating the external heater; a detector for...
Image forming apparatus controlling power supplied to fixing unit
Adjusting the start timing for conveying a printing material from a printing material conveying unit based on a power supply update period for power supplied to...
Optical fiber multi-wavelength filter and method of controlling wavelength
of spectrum using the same
An optical fiber multi-wavelength filter based on a polarization-diversity loop configuration within which polarization-maintaining fibers are contained with...
Transmitter gain control and calibration
Embodiments provide improved systems and methods of gain control and calibration for wireless transmitters. In particular, embodiments allow linear gain control...
Methods and systems for adjusting NVM cell bias conditions based upon
operating temperature to reduce...
Methods and systems are disclosed for making temperature-based adjustments to bias conditions for non-volatile memory (NVM) cells to improve performance and...
Container data center and heat dissipation system thereof
A container data center includes a container having a raised floor defining a number of vents, a server system including a cabinet supported on the raised floor...
Fly-height control and touchdown detection
An embedded contact sensor (ECS) element for fly-height control and touchdown detection. An embedded contact sensor (ECS) element with a resistance that changes...
Optical probing system having reliable temperature control
An optical probe system for probing an electronic device includes a sample plate that can hold a target device comprising an integrated circuit, an optical...
Techniques to reduce harmonic distortions of impedance attenuators for
low-power wideband high-resolution DACs
A digital-to-analog converter (DAC) includes, in part, a multitude of input stages that supply currents to a pair of current summing nodes in response to a...
Dynamic adaptation of continuous time linear equalization circuits
An embodiment of the invention includes dynamically adjusting gain peaking of circuit logic such that error rates are acceptable across various...
Battery pack and active cell balancing battery management system including
The present invention discloses a battery pack which can be used for an electric vehicle, an Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS), and a power supply for a smart...
Motor device and power tool
A motor device includes an electric motor operated when supplied with power from a rechargeable battery, a voltage detection unit that detects voltage of the...
Lighting apparatus and control circuit
A lighting apparatus includes a first LED unit and a second LED unit configured to provide different color temperatures. A pulse/voltage conversion circuit is...
Energy storage system
An energy storage system includes a plurality of battery units; a plurality of thermistors detecting a temperature of the plurality of battery units; a...
Extreme ultraviolet light generation apparatus
An apparatus for generating extreme ultraviolet light used with a laser apparatus and connected to an external device so as to supply the extreme ultraviolet...
Microscopy support structures
Electron microscope support structures and methods of making and using same. The support structures are generally constructed using semiconductor materials and...
Active control of thermal effects on optical computing devices
Disclosed are systems and methods for actively controlling the temperature of an integrated computational element used in an optical computing device in order...
Method for purifying Ceftizoxime sodium
A novel process for refining Ceftizoxime sodium compound, comprises the steps of: 1) dissolving crude Ceftizoxime sodium in water, and extracting with...
Adaptive thermal block temperature control method and system
Aspects of the present teachings describe a method and apparatus for automatically controlling a block temperature to reduce undershooting and overshooting of...
Fuel cell system
In a fuel cell system, it is possible to suppress fixation of a fluid circulating device arranged in a fluid passage connected to a fuel cell main body. The...
Fuel cell system
A fuel cell system suppresses the deterioration of an electrolyte membrane of a fuel cell. The fuel cell system comprises: a temperature rise speed calculation...
Fuel cell system and method for operating fuel cell system
A fuel cell system of the present invention is a fuel cell system including a fuel cell and includes a medium circulation passage, a heat medium tank, a first...
Fuel cell system
A fuel cell system includes a hydrogen path for supplying odorant-added hydrogen to the fuel cell, an estimating unit to estimate the depositing of the odorant...
Interlayer hot compaction
A process for the production of a polymeric article comprises: (a) forming a ply having successive layers, namely, (i) a first layer made up of strands of an...
Method for carbon black production using preheated feedstock and apparatus
Methods for production of carbon black using high temperature feedstock at temperatures exceeding about 300.degree. C. with fouling control are provided. An...
Air pollution control system and method
SO.sub.x removal equipment for reducing sulfur oxides from flue gas from a boiler, a cooler which is provided on the downstream side of the SO.sub.x removal...
Apparatus and method for supplying amine using thermal decomposition
Provided are an apparatus for supplying amine, including: transfer pipe through which amine is transferred; a heat wire which heats the amine that flows through...
Technological method for preparing sponge titanium from sodium
fluotitanate raw material
The invention provides a technological method for preparing sponge titanium from sodium fluotitanate raw material, comprising the following steps: step A:...
Dynamic support apparatus
A dynamic support apparatus having a frame, a dynamic interface, a temperature control mechanism, and a control system. The dynamic interface is capable of...
Method for a central venous line catheter having a temperature control
A kit of parts comprises a system and instructions for use for controlling patient temperature which uses a central venous line catheter having a heat exchange...
Circuit arrangement for an electric seat heating means
An electrical seat heater of a vehicle has a heating resistor which is connected to a seat ground cable has a temperature-dependent sensor resistor in the...
Anti-fog heat generating glass system and method for controlling the same
An anti-fog heat-generating glass system, comprising: a heat-generating glass unit separating an indoor and outdoor area, including general glass and...
Printing apparatus control method for printing apparatus
A printing apparatus and temperature detecting method can accurately obtain temperature of a printing element substrate and output a high-quality image at high...
Image forming apparatus feeding ink in coping with change of ink viscosity
and control method for same
An image forming apparatus may include a pump mechanism for feeding ink to a recording head, a time counting unit capable of measuring a stop time determined by...