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Image forming apparatus and method
Certain embodiments provide an image forming apparatus including: an image carrier; a latent image forming unit; a developing unit; a fixing unit; a toner...
Image forming apparatus and method of forming image
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing unit fixing toner images to paper sheets, a timing adjusting unit adjusting the timing of supplying paper sheets to...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and fixing apparatus
According to one embodiment, an image forming apparatus includes an image forming section configured to form a toner image on a medium, a fixing device...
Heat treatment apparatus heating substrate by irradiation with light
A capacitor, a coil, a flash lamp, and a switching element such as an IGBT are connected in series. A controller outputs a pulse signal to the gate of the...
Communication apparatus and heat generation suppressing method
A communication apparatus includes a temperature sensor, a memory, and a processor. The temperature sensor measures temperature. The memory stores association...
Semiconductor apparatus and temperature detection circuit
Provided is a semiconductor apparatus which includes a power transistor that is placed between an input terminal and an output terminal, a temperature detection...
Controlling gloss in a solid ink jet print
A method for reducing variations in gloss in a solid ink jet image, is disclosed. The method includes: jetting marking solid ink jet droplets onto a receiver to...
Light emitting device and electronic appliance
The present invention is to provide a light emitting device capable of obtaining a certain luminance without influence by the temperature change, and a driving...
Piezoelectric oscillator, GPS receiver device, and electronic apparatus
A piezoelectric oscillator includes: a piezoelectric resonator; a storage unit that stores temperature compensation data used for specifying ...
System and method for immobilizing a vehicle
In accordance with one embodiment, an onboard computer (OBC) and associated circuitry capable of spoofing or mimicking a fault condition tricks an electronic...
Current-mode CMOS logarithmic function circuit
The current-mode CMOS logarithmic function circuit provides an ultra-low power circuit that produces an output current proportional to the logarithm of the...
Wideband signal processing
A biquad wideband signal processing circuit can operate over bandwidths of 50 MHz to 20 GHz or more. The biquad circuit employs a configuration of integrators...
Burn-in testing apparatus
A testing apparatus includes a thermal control chamber including a test room, which temperature is controlled within a testing temperature range; a carrier...
Battery charge/discharge control apparatus
A battery charge/discharge control apparatus for a vehicle capable of driving an electric motor by a battery is provided. Temperature of the battery is...
Multimode color tunable light source
Described herein are ambient lighting devices, methods, and systems that utilize at least one multimode artificial ambient light source, a control unit, and a...
Thermal type flow sensor having bridge circuit and adjustment circuit
A thermal type flow sensor measures a flow rate of a fluid by means of a heat resistive element having a temperature dependency. The sensor is comprised of:...
A direct contact segmented column heater is described. The heater is capable of a broad heating and cooling range, and exhibits a very rapid response, with...
Vehicle heater control apparatus
A vehicle heater control apparatus variably controls electric power to be supplied to a heater with an inexpensive configuration and simple control. The vehicle...
Process for forming an electroactive layer
There is provided a process for forming a layer of electroactive material having a substantially flat profile. The process includes the steps of providing a...
Enhancement of properties of thin film ferroelectric materials
Methods are provided for enhancing properties, including polarization, of thin-film ferroelectric materials in electronic devices. According to one embodiment,...
Process for forming an electroactive layer
There is provided a process for forming a layer of electroactive material having a substantially flat profile. The process includes: providing a workpiece...
Battery of fuel cells
Battery of fuel cells comprises at least one stack of interconnected flat two-sided fuel cells arranged inside the thermally insulated chamber. Each two-sided...
Method for converting a blow molding machine and blow molding machine
A method for converting a blow molding machine with a plurality of rotatingly movable molds heated to a heat-set operating temperature, due to mold change,...
Warming system for air separation modules
A method and apparatus for processing air. The apparatus comprises an air separation module, a first input, a first output, a second output, and a flow control...
Method for controlling the peak temperature of a fluid gasification zone
A method for controlling the peak temperature of a fluid gasification zone used for the gasification of carbonaceous materials to a syngas. Pulsed oxygen is...
Method for controlling an automatic transmission of a motor vehicle after
a cold start and transmission system
A method is provided for controlling an automatic transmission of a motor vehicle, in which the engine speed is limited after a cold start and a normal shift...
Method of jetting a liquid crystal, liquid crystal jetting apparatus for
performing the method and method of...
A method of jetting a liquid crystal includes loading a substrate on a stage, controlling a surface temperature of an inkjet head and a substrate to be a...
Method for heating a pre-warmed muffle used for dental ceramics in a
dental furnace and control device and...
For a simplified method for heating a pre-warmed muffle used for dental ceramics in a dental furnace, wherein a saving of time in heating before the pressing...
Burner ignition system and method of ignition
A gas burner ignition system, includes a power circuit (1), igniter (3), a solenoid valve (6); an igniter switch control circuit (2) which is connected between...
An electric compressor 10 includes a compression mechanism 11, an electric motor 12 driving the compression mechanism 11, and a control portion 13 controlling...
Electronic equipment provided with display portion
An LCD indicator unit contains an LCD indicator with a display portion that includes set temperature and current temperature display portions, a diffusion sheet...
Infant stimulation and learning apparatus
An infant stimulation and learning apparatus includes an isolation device and an environmental monitoring and control system. The isolation device is...
Overload fault condition detection system for article destruction device
An article destruction device includes an electric motor driving at least one moving component. An indication panel includes at least three visual indicators...
Heated makeup air unit
A heated air makeup unit comprising a heating chamber with a modulated furnace one or more non-modulated furnaces air temperature control and efficient furnace...
Baking system for a gas cooking appliance
A gas cooking appliance includes a gas oven cavity for cooking a food item, the gas oven cavity including a top surface and a bottom surface, a lower heat...
HCCI mode switching control system and method
A control system and method for operating an engine includes a threshold determination module that determines a plurality of combustion mode thresholds based on...
Buoyancy device and a method for stabilizing and controlling the lowering
or raising of a structure between the...
A method of using a buoyancy fluid presenting density that is less than that of sea water, and that is confined in a rigid or flexible leaktight casing, so as...
Failure detection apparatus for an electrically heated catalyst
Whether or not an electrically heated catalyst is normal is detected by accurately detecting whether the temperature of the electrically heated catalyst has...
A supercooling apparatus of the present invention is capable of regulating a supercooled state for an item at temperatures below a phase transition temperature...
Ambient air vaporizer fog dispersal system
A method for eliminating ground fog which results from vaporizing cryogenic fluids using ambient air. The method includes the steps of drawing an ambient air...
Emissions-critical charge cooling using an organic rankine cycle
The disclosure provides a system including a Rankine power cycle cooling subsystem providing emissions-critical charge cooling of an input charge flow. The...
System and method for hydrocarbon adsorber regeneration in a hybrid
A control system for a hybrid vehicle is presented. The control system can include an air/fuel ratio control module that selectively commands a rich air/fuel...
Razor with blade heating system
In a razor having a handle and a blade cartridge containing one or more blades, a system is provided for selectively heating the blades to a controlled...
System and method for dynamically controlling a plurality of cores in a
multicore central processing unit based...
A method of controlling power within a multicore central processing unit (CPU) is disclosed. The method may include monitoring a die temperature, determining a...
Cooling control calibration for thermally-isolated self-heating devices
The present invention is a method for capturing a cooling transfer function for a thermally-isolated, self-heating device. The method includes causing the...
Fuel injection controller
When an engine driving condition has been changed from an idling condition to a vehicle running condition, a controller measures an idling period. When the...
Cold start engine control systems and methods
A control system includes a starter control module, a mode setting module, a throttle control module, and a fuel control module. The starter control module...
Air-conditioning control device for electric vehicle
A detector detects a remaining power of a battery. A calculator calculates a demand load of air-conditioning based on at least one of a preset temperature set...
Cooling system for cooling driving motor of hybrid vehicle and method for
controlling the same
The present invention relates to a cooling system for cooling a driving motor of a hybrid vehicle and a method for controlling the same which supplies suitable...
Container data center and cooling system thereof
A cooling system includes a first temperature sensor, a pump, a first controller, and a first filtering device. The first temperature sensor senses a...