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Air conditioner/heater system
A bureau is adapted to monitor and forecast weather conditions and to generate forecasting data. A thermostat operatively coupled to an air conditioner/heater...
Assembly method using brazing
A method for assembling at least two plates using a brazing process, the plates being separated by a filler material situated therebetween, includes placing the...
Device for vaporising vaporisable matter
A device (1) for producing an aerosol from vaporizable constituents of tobacco comprises a vaporizing chamber (24) within which the tobacco is placed. A main...
Method and apparatus for controlling hybrid powertrain system in response
to engine temperature
A method for controlling a hybrid powertrain system including an internal combustion engine includes controlling operation of the hybrid powertrain system in...
Engine combustion control at low loads via fuel reactivity stratification
A compression ignition (diesel) engine uses two or more fuel charges during a combustion cycle, with the fuel charges having two or more reactivities (e.g.,...
Powering an internal combustion engine
Downstream expansion cylinders are associated with a combustion cylinder such that an overall surface area and displacement volume of the expansion cylinder is...
Method for controlling hot water temperature through operation of a
A method for controlling the temperature of hot water through an operation of a circulation pump according to the present invention includes: judging whether a...
Modular assembly of a beverage preparation machine
A process for manufacturing a beverage preparation machine by providing a group of interconnected components which include a brewing unit for receiving a...
Diagnostic system for a valve
A valve that can be actuated by a position controller via a drive, wherein the position controller has a housing and is fastened to the valve by the housing. A...
Methods and systems for monitoring engine oil temperature of an operating
Systems and methods for monitoring engine oil temperatures to detect higher than normal oil temperatures are provided. The system comprises a plurality of...
Temperature control system
A temperature regulation system for air inside of a vehicle regardless of the on/off state of the vehicle's ignition or engine includes a rechargeable battery...
Method for controlling an air conditioning system
An air conditioning method is provided. The method comprises when a refrigerant circuit is in operation and a temperature of an evaporator of the refrigerant...
Temperature compensation system and method
A cooling system includes a cooling loop that includes a reservoir. The reservoir has a level sensor that is configured to provide a level signal indicative of...
System to detect anomalous fluids in an SCR system
A system for a fluid tank for storing a urea solution in a motor vehicle, the system including a first float having a first density and a second float having a...
Offline analyzer system and method for multivariate characterization of
properties in crude and heavy...
A method and apparatus is provided for off-line concentration determination of components liquid hydrocarbon mixtures such as crude or heavy oil. A sampling...
Method for controlling an exhaust gas temperature
A method is provided for controlling an exhaust gas temperature of an engine of a vehicle during interruption of fuel supply to the engine, wherein the engine...
Method for selecting between two operation modes in a dual fuel internal
combustion engine of the diesel-type...
A method of selecting between two operation modes in a dual fuel internal combustion engine of the diesel-type is provided. The engine includes a combustion...
Controlling fuel injection based on fuel volatility
A system according to the principles of the present disclosure includes a fuel volatility module, a temperature generation module, and a fuel control module....
PCM wake-up strategy for EVAP leakage detection
A method for detecting leakage within an Evaporative Emission Control System (EVAP) of a vehicle continuously obtains the weather information and the weather...
Fuel economizer algorithm for hydronic and steam heating systems
An economizer component of a controller used for fuel efficient temperature regulation of a medium circulated through a zone within a hydronic and steam heating...
Image forming apparatus that measures temperatures at first and second
locations and that changes the exposure...
An image forming apparatus includes temperature sensors that measure temperatures at different locations in the longitudinal direction of a photosensitive drum....
Image forming apparatus that controls heat application to fixing device
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing device, a temperature sensor and a controller. The fixing device includes a heat source, a heat member heated by...
Image forming apparatus including feed permission control that depends on
heating power of the fusing apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a fusing apparatus including a fusing member; a heating unit heating the fusing member; temperature detecting units...
Monolithically integrated fiber optic coupler
An optical fiber coupler includes a clad optical fiber core having a coupling window formed therein. A laser source is joined to emit light into the core...
Optical read/write apparatus
This optical read/write apparatus has first and second optical heads 2a, 2b and includes location control sections 4a, 4b which make the relative arrangement of...
Multi-layered conductive polymer coatings for use in high voltage solid
A solid electrolytic capacitor capable of exhibiting stable electrical properties is provided. The capacitor contains an oxidized anode and a conductive polymer...
Thermal wake control
Thermal wake proximate to an optical element of a telescope may be reduced. Signal(s) related to respective temperatures of support struts supporting the...
Method for controlling temperature of terminal and terminal supporting the
A method for controlling a temperature of a terminal and a terminal supporting the same are provided. A terminal supporting temperature control includes a...
Temperature control device for an NMR sample tube
Temperature control device (20) for an NMR sample tube (22), wherein multiple interleaved, concentric flow channels (28, 31; 40, 41, 42; 50, 51) for temperature...
Power supply device for electric powered vehicle, control method thereof,
and electric powered vehicle
An electric load is electrically connected to a path between an external power supply and a power storage device. An ECU executes temperature-rise control, when...
Dissipation of the braking energy of electrically powered mining equipment
by liquid-cooled braking resistors
Braking current generated by an electrical motor on mining equipment during a retard interval is switched through one or more grid resistors that are liquid...
Multi-function lighting system
A multi-function lighting system is provided. A design of multiplex configuration of a multi-diode lighting module and a design of optical time domain...
Lighting device and lighting system
Provided is a lighting device which can be dimmed and subjected to change in color temperature of the lighting color in accordance with a dimming level. To the...
Energization control apparatus for glow plug
An energization control apparatus for a glow plug (21) includes temperature maintaining energization means (34), and intermediate temperature raising means 35...
Welding process with a controlled temperature profile and a device
A welding method in which the power is controlled in accordance with the temperature of the welding point is provided. The temperature of the welding point is...
Apparatus including showerhead electrode and heater for plasma processing
A plasma processing apparatus includes a heater in thermal contact with a showerhead electrode, and a temperature controlled top plate in thermal contact with...
Warpage control in a package-on-package structure
The present disclosure relates to a tool arrangement and method to reduce warpage within a package-on-package semiconductor structure, while minimizing void...
System for controlling temperature in a fuel cell
Methods, articles, and systems for controlling the internal operating temperature of fuel cell systems, such as planar fuel cell arrays. The heat management...
Fuel cell system and electronic device
A fuel cell system that is able to perform power generation more stably than in the past regardless of external environment is provided. Based on a temperature...
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...
Thermal expansion control employing platelet fillers
Bilayer platelet fillers are employed to compensate for a positive coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) of an embedding polymeric material, or even to provide...
Apparatus and method for steam disinfection of a powder
The present invention provides a system for the sterilization of natural products without negatively effecting the properties of the system having a...
Controlled-gradient, accelerated-vapor-recompression apparatus and method
An accelerated vapor recompression apparatus 10 converts incoming flow 35a to a concentrate 35c by developing a concentration profile 146 within a tank 30...
Electrode for plasma processes and method for manufacture and use thereof
A silicon electrode for a plasma reaction chamber wherein processing of a semiconductor substrate such as a single wafer can be carried out and a method of...
Substrate processing apparatus and substrate processing method
A substrate processing apparatus that can improve the uniformity of plasma processing carried out on a wafer. The wafer is housed in a chamber of the substrate...
Cu alloy material, method of manufacturing Cu alloy conductor using the
same, Cu alloy conductor obtained by...
A method of manufacturing a Cu alloy conductor includes the steps of: adding and dissolving In of 0.1-0.7 weight % to a Cu matrix containing oxygen of 0.001-0.1...
Process for production of R-Fe-B-based rare earth sintered magnet, and
steam control member
A sintered R--Fe--B based rare-earth magnet body 1 including, as a main phase, crystal grains of an R.sub.2Fe.sub.14B type compound that includes a light...
Substrate damage prevention system and method
A substrate damage prevention system and method for a plasma treating apparatus are provided. The system may include a lower electrode on which a substrate may...
Electric arc furnace dust recycling apparatus and method
The present technology provides an illustrative apparatus for recycle electric arc furnace (EAF) dust and method of use related to the same. The apparatus has a...
Metal recovery from contaminated metal scrap
A metal reclaiming system and method for reclaiming metal from scrap material is provided. The system has a furnace (12) and a controller (106) for controlling...