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Apparatus and method for machining polymers with controlled croygenic
A method and apparatus for discharging a temperature-controlled flow of a resultant fluid (32) containing a throttling gas and cryogenic fluid onto a material...
Apparatus and methods for producing a glass ribbon
Apparatus for producing glass ribbon includes a control device configured at least periodic thermal stress compensation of the glass ribbon by independently...
Ice and water system in refrigerator with stirring fan in ice chamber
A refrigerator includes a freezer compartment and a fresh food compartment which includes an ice chamber. The ice chamber includes an ice maker which includes a...
Refrigerator with force-ventilation condenser
A refrigerator with a condenser and a fan for the forced ventilation of the condenser, the refrigerator including a fan control circuit for controlling the fan...
Method and system for regulating the mixture of cryogen liquid and warm
gas for a controlled rate cryogenic...
A method and system for controlled rate freezing and nucleation of materials is provided. The presently disclosed system and method provides the ability to...
Vortex-based temperature control system and method
A vortex-based temperature control system comprises a test chamber configured to receive a test article therein, a sensor disposed within the test chamber for...
Thermoelectric wine bag cooler/dispenser
A thermoelectric wine pouch cooler/dispenser apparatus powered by household current has a thermally insulated cabinet that sits on a countertop or other flat...
Exhaust temperature based mode control method for gas turbine and gas
Gas turbine, computer readable medium, and method for controlling an operating point of the gas turbine that includes a compressor, a combustor and a turbine is...
Heat recovery steam generator and method for fast starting combined cycles
A once-through high pressure steam generator and reheater configured to eliminate the majority of components limiting cyclical life of fast start conventional...
System and method for detecting pollution by poisonous material for air
exhauster of vehicle
A system for detecting pollution by a poisonous material for an air exhauster of a vehicle may include a temperature sensor provided to the flow line of an...
Interchangeable cutting elements for sealing machine
A sealing machine adapted to support a plurality of different heating/sealing/cutting mechanisms, including tubular heaters and heated cutting blades, is...
Mushroom production process
The present invention relates to a mushroom production process comprising the steps of preparing a mushroom growing shed with at least one bed of mushroom...
Exhaust system and method for controlling temperature of exhaust gas in an
In one exemplary embodiment of the invention, an internal combustion engine includes a fuel system in fluid communication with a cylinder to direct a fuel flow...
Detection of uncommanded motion of a steering motor
In a machine having a differential steering control system, uncommanded motion may be determined by comparing an actual speed of a steering motor to a commanded...
Adaptive soft buttons for a vehicle user interface
A system and a method are provided for configuring the touch-sensitive area and/or the tap duration associated with a plurality of touch-sensitive soft buttons...
Method and apparatus for determining tire condition using ideal gas law
An apparatus is provided for determining a tire operating condition including a tire-based pressure and temperature sensor and transmitter and a vehicle...
Method of controlling an energy storage unit in a vehicle micro-hybrid
A method of controlling a supercapacitor energy storage unit (12), included in a motor vehicle micro-hybrid system, is disclosed. The storage unit is suitable...
System for controlling room temperature in a building using a free energy
source, an additional energy source,...
In a building which has at least two floors, an apparatus for controlling and regulating room temperature having a hierarchical structure includes a predictive...
Method and apparatus for diagnosing and treating neural dysfunction
A method and apparatus for diagnosing and treating neural dysfunction is disclosed. This device has the capability of delivering the therapeutic electrical...
Temperature control method of thermal fixing device, thermal fixing
device, and image forming apparatus
A temperature control method of calculating a temperature of a recording medium after fixing and used in a thermal fixing device includes separating...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming section, a heat source, a fixing rotating body, a pressurizing rotating body, a feeding section for feeding...
Control of a loudspeaker output
A method of controlling a loudspeaker of an electronic device provides voice coil temperature protection. When a power supply for the electronic device is first...
Controlling temperature differences in a gas laser
A gas laser includes discharge tubes connected to together by corner housings, each corner housing including a first cooling channel configured to allow flow of...
Devices having bias temperature instability compensation
Methods are provided for operating a memory device. An exemplary method involves obtaining a standby current through a memory block and adjusting a supply...
Method for measuring a temperature in an electronic device having a
battery and a memory device
A temperature sensing device can be embedded in a memory module or system in order to sense the temperature of the memory module or system. One oscillator...
Readout circuit for non-volatile memory device
Provided is a readout circuit for a non-volatile memory device, which has a large readout margin for distinguishing between 0 and 1 of data and has a small...
Overheat suppression systems and methods for an electrical housing
A system for suppressing an overheat condition in an electrical housing includes an electrical housing that defines a housing area including one or more...
Dual-piece heat sink layer for robust reader in magnetic recording head
A read head structure is disclosed with a dual piece heat sink layer having a front piece formed over a front portion of a dynamic flying height (DFH) element...
Method of cooling an optical element, lithographic apparatus and method
for manufacturing a device
A method of thermally conditioning an optical element operating in a vacuum environment. The optical element includes a first body having at least one optical...
Runway digital wind indicator system
A runway digital wind indicator system senses wind conditions at multiple locations, aggregates this data, and communicates up-to-date, usable information to...
Method and system for measuring temperature and pressure in different
regions to determine steam quality
A method and apparatus for monitoring the quality of steam used in a process is disclosed. A pressure and temperature sensor is exposed to the steam on either...
Self-biased amplitude-controlled oscillator with constant harmonic content
Oscillators are described that have a highly stable output frequency versus the variation of supply voltage and different operating conditions such as...
Device for an atomic clock
A device for an atomic clock, including: a laser source (102) generating a laser beam; a quarter-wave plate (105) modifying the linear polarization of the laser...
Bandgap reference circuit
A circuit for generating a temperature-stabilized reference voltage on a semiconductor chip includes a differential pair including a first and a second bipolar...
Semiconductor circuit for outputting reference voltages
A semiconductor circuit includes a control signal generation circuit configured to generate control signals in response to a voltage characteristic...
Secondary battery controller and method for controlling secondary battery,
and electronic apparatus
A secondary battery controller and a method for controlling a secondary battery that can increase the continuous operating time of an apparatus. The secondary...
Motor drive control device and operating method thereof
Motor Drive Control Device configured to properly start up various types of motors under operating conditions where motor operations are performed in a wide...
Method of power and temperature control for high brightness light emitting
Various embodiments relate to a method for driving a light emitting diode (LED) flash including: measuring a junction temperature of the LED by applying a test...
Lighting device with adjustable color temperature
A lighting device with adjustable color temperature includes a power, a driver, and a plurality of branches. The power is electrically connected to the driver...
Atomistic quantum dot
A quantum device is provided that includes controllably quantum mechanically coupled dangling bonds extending from a surface of a semiconductor material. Each...
Control over controlled radical polymerization processes
A procedure for improved temperature control in controlled radical polymerization processes is disclosed. The procedure is directed at controlling the...
Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device including forming a mask layer on a polycrystalline silicon film formed on a semiconductor substrate via an...
Calorimeter and method for performing reaction calorimetry
A calorimeter with at least one reactor for receiving a sample is disclosed. A reactor jacket may surround the reactor. A reactor-heating device and a...
Fuel cell system and its control method
Deterioration of an electrolyte and a sealing member is suppressed taking account of the durable temperature characteristics thereof, while enhancing the...
Solid electrolyte fuel cell system
A solid electrolyte fuel cell system includes a reformer to produce a hydrogen-rich reformed gas from fuel, oxygen and water, and a stack structure including a...
Battery pack safety and thermal management apparatus and method
A process of controlling the temperature of a battery pack includes the steps of determining the operating mode and present temperature of the battery pack....
Silica container and method for producing the same
A method for producing a silica container having a rotational symmetry is provided. The method includes forming a preliminarily molded article by feeding a...
System and method for texturing glass
A method for texturing an alkali alumina silicate glass substrate includes cleaning the glass substrate with at least one surfactant and etching the glass...
Methods for fabrication of polymer-based optically variable devices
Polymer-based optically-variable devices (OVDs) for security applications and methods for producing the same. The uniformity of thickness of the structure of...
Cast solid product dispenser
A cast solid product dispenser for controlling the inputs and operating parameters of dissolution of a cast solid product is disclosed. The dispenser (10)...