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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)...
Microelectronic sensor device for DNA detection
The invention relates to a microelectronic sensor device and a method for the investigation of biological target substances (20), for example oligonucleotides...
Biodegradable endoprosthesis and methods for their fabrication
The disclosure provides biodegradable implantable devices such as a stent comprising a biodegradable polymeric wherein the polymeric material is treated to...
Oil supply apparatus for transmission
Oil supply apparatus having an electric motor, an oil pump driven by the electric motor and supplying oil to a transmission, an oil temperature sensor detecting...
Inkjet recording device
An inkjet recording device includes an image forming drum, a recording medium supplying section, a recording head which ejects ink onto a recording medium, a...
Hydraulic power steering system
When an ECU is powered on, an overall control unit determines whether a temperature detected by a temperature sensor is lower than or equal to a predetermined...
Inert gas suppression system for temperature control
A fire suppression system is disclosed that includes a suppressant source system configured to hold fire suppressant. In one example, the fire suppressant is an...
Air-conditioning system for vehicle with improved sunshine correction
An air-conditioning system for a vehicle, that includes a module for controlling the air-conditioning group for adjusting the temperature inside the passenger...
Diagnostic system and method for a switchable water pump
A system includes a pump control module and a pump diagnostic module. The pump control module switches a switchable water pump from off to on. The pump...
Control algorithm for water heater
A storage type water heater, which may have either fuel or electric-based heating apparatus, is provided with a control system incorporating a control algorithm...
Liquid galley refrigeration system for aircraft
The liquid galley refrigeration system for cooling food carts for aircraft employs an intermediate working fluid to transfer heat from one or more food carts to...
Gas turbine control systems and methods
Methods and systems for controlling a gas turbine system are provided herein. In one embodiment, a method includes the steps of receiving at least one parameter...
Turbine inlet condition controlled organic rankine cycle
A pressure sensor measures an organic Rankine cycle (ORC) working fluid pressure in front of a radial inflow turbine, while a temperature sensor measures an ORC...
Selective catalytic reduction (SCR) system for NOx storage
An exhaust gas treatment system for an internal combustion engine is provided, including an exhaust gas conduit, a flow-through container of absorbent...
System and method for controlling a semi-closed power cycle system
A system includes a controller configured to control a semi-closed power cycle system. The controller is configured to receive at least one of a first signal...
Memory device and memory control unit
A memory device is configured to generate a signal having a temperature compensation function. The device includes a mode register configured to store error...
Motorcycle engine cooling device and system
An engine cooling device for providing fresh air to an engine includes a first and second fan assembly for producing concentrated airflow, a mounting bracket...
Device for controlling hybrid vehicle
When the amount of heat stored in a heat storage container is greater than or equal to a determination value at the time of initiation of system start-up in a...