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Apparatus and method for controlling motor
Disclosed is an apparatus for controlling a motor that determines whether or not to control the motor in order to control a variable valve lift device by using...
Method and apparatus for optimizing engine idle speed in a vehicle
A method for optimizing an engine idle speed in a vehicle having an engine, a motor generator unit (MGU), and an energy storage system (ESS) includes...
Computer and control method for smart fan thereof
A computer and a control method for smart fan thereof are provided, wherein the computer includes a processor configured to control a smart fan under an UETFI...
Management computer, computer system including the same, and method for
providing allocating plan for it equipment
There are a large number of operation workload reallocating plans, but in terms of a required calculation resource, it is undesirable to, in each case, derive...
Heating apparatus and image forming apparatus having the same
A heating apparatus includes a heater, a current-feed switching circuit configured to switch turning-on/off of current-feeding from an AC power source to the...
Fixing apparatus and image forming apparatus
A disclosed fixing apparatus includes a heat generating layer; an exciting coil; a magnetic shunt layer; a degaussing member; and a magnetic flux adjusting...
Heated water energy storage system
A water heating storage system and method for controlling a water heating storage system for energy storage is provided. A water heating storage system may be...
Electrically heatable honeycomb body and method for operating it
An electrically heatable honeycomb body has cavities through which a fluid can flow and contains at least one power distribution structure. The power...
Information processing apparatus and nonvolatile semiconductor storage
An information processing apparatus may include a housing, a board accommodated inside the housing, a plurality of memories mounted on the board, a temperature...
Methods and devices for determining thermally-induced expansion of
magnetic recording media
Determining the extent of thermally-induced expansion of media of a storage device. A controller may write a second signal on a number of ID and OD sideband...
Energy-assisted magnetic recording head and systems thereof with
environmental conditions control
In one embodiment, a system includes a medium, a magnetic head having a write element adapted for writing data to the medium, a MAMR element and/or a TAMR...
Thermally switched absorptive window shutter
The thermally switched absorptive optical shutter may be a self-regulating "switchable absorber" device that may absorb approximately 100% of incoming light...
Wireless sensor having a variable transmission rate
A sensing device transmits wireless signals when an error between at least one sampled parameter value and at least one predicted parameter value is too great,...
External component-less PVT compensation scheme for IO buffers
Disclosed is a system and method for providing Process-Voltage-Temperature (PVT) compensation for an Input/Output interface. An embodiment may connect an analog...
System and method for controlling a temperature of a generator
According to one aspect of the invention, a system for controlling a temperature of a generator is provided, wherein the system includes a fluid supply in fluid...
Secondary battery output power controller
An output power controller in a system having two or more secondary batteries connected in parallel. A battery ECU transfers all the stored electric charge from...
Semiconductor device comprising a stacked die configuration including an
integrated Peltier element
In a stacked semiconductor device, a Peltier element may be incorporated as a distributed element so as to provide active heat transfer from a high power device...
Semiconductor device with chips on isolated mount regions
Conventional semiconductor devices have a problem that it is difficult to prevent the short circuit between chips and to improve accuracy in temperature...
Temperature control device and article having the same
A temperature control device which can control the temperature of an object to be processed even after supply of radio waves or electromagnetic waves from a...
Heated or cooled dishwasher safe dishware and drinkware
An actively heated mug or travel mug is provided. The mug or travel mug can include a body that receives a liquid therein and a heating system at least...
Tortilla warmer control system for controlling the preparation and
dispensing of tortillas
A tortilla warmer control system is disclosed for controlling preparation and dispensing of tortillas. The control system includes a control unit capable of...
Portable generator and battery charger verification control method and
A system may include a portable welding unit having an engine, a generator coupled to the engine, a compressor coupled to the engine, and a smart battery...
Method for producing protein hydrolysates
The aim of the invention is to provide a method for producing protein hydrolysates that have defined molecular weight limits without carrying out enzymatic or...
Thermally stable subsea control hydraulic fluid compositions
An aqueous hydraulic fluid composition comprising of one or more lubricants such as a monovalent metal salt, ammonium, or alkanolamine salt of a dicarboxylic...
Temperature control device with a flexible temperature control surface
A device for controlling temperature in a reaction chamber is disclosed. The device comprises: a bladder assembly comprising a housing dimensioned to hold a...
Systems and methods for anaerobic digestion of biomaterials
Systems and methods for performing anaerobic digestion of biomaterials using a clarifier, a batch reactor, and/or a digester are disclosed. The clarifier...
Analyte determination method and analyte meter
The presence of oxygen or red blood cells in a sample applied to an electrochemical test strip that makes use of a reduced mediator is corrected for by an...
Formation of a thin film of molecular organic semiconductor material
The invention relates to a method for forming a thin film of molecular organic semiconductor material (OSCM), said film being intended to be integrated into a...
Contact cooler for skin cooling applications
A contact cooler for thermal conditioning a surface is disclosed. The contact cooler may include a temperature controller assembly with recirculating...
User interface for ablation therapy
The disclosure describes a user interface that may be used to control ablation therapy and monitor ablation therapy progress in systems that utilize wet...
Periodic evaluation and telerehabilitation systems and methods
The present invention relates to a system and method for periodic evaluation and telerehabilitation in which a portable device is adapted to be held or coupled...
Boiler control methods
A method for controlling a boiler includes firing a boiler, and monitoring a temperature deviation between a boiler temperature and a heating temperature...
Temperature responsive fluid flow control device
A fluid flow control device has an annular fixed body with at least one aperture in an annular surface thereof. When in use, fluid is arranged to flow through...
Thermostat facilitating user-friendly installation thereof
A thermostat for controlling an HVAC system and related systems, methods, and computer program products for facilitating user-friendly installation of the...
PTAC dehumidification without reheat and without a humidistat
A refrigerant system includes a controller that enables the system to dehumidify the air in a room without relying on a humidistat and without having to operate...
A mixing faucet (1) includes a casing (2) having a hot water inlet opening (24), a cold water inlet opening (23), and an outlet opening (28); a control valve...
The present application provides a merchandiser. The merchandiser may include an ambient compartment with at least one ambient product therein, a temperature...
Advanced thermal control interface
An apparatus for controlling a temperature of a device. The apparatus includes a body (500) having a plurality of chambers (630) spaced substantially...
Cooling device including a solar radiation blocking unit for a
vehicle-mounted electrical apparatus
A cooling device for an electrical apparatus mounted on a rear side of a vehicle having a cooling airflow intake port in the vehicle interior at a lower section...
Vehicle air conditioner
A vehicle air conditioner is disclosed having means to cool and heat air with three air paths, of which, two outer air paths have a common first temperature and...
Shot tube plunger for a die casting system
A method for controlling a temperature of a portion of a die casting system having a shot tube plunger, according to an exemplary aspect of the present...
Engine cooling device
Disclosed is a device for cooling an internal combustion engine in which circulation of cooling water is halted until the cooling water reaches a predetermined...
High efficiency engine for ultra-high altitude flight
A high thermal efficiency reciprocating hydrogen-fueled engine for ultra-high altitude long endurance flight and its method of operation are described. The...
System and method for controlling liquid level in a vessel
A level control system for controlling a liquid level in a vessel containing a two-phase fluid includes a plurality of sensors configured to measure parameters...
Transport refrigeration system and method of operation
A refrigeration system for a transport refrigeration unit and a method of operating the refrigeration system for cooling a temperature controlled cargo space...
Refrigerator and method for controlling the same
The present invention relates to refrigerators, and a method for controlling the same. The refrigerator includes a body, a door rotatably coupled to the body, a...
Compartmented temperature and humidity controlled modular housing for the
storage and preservation of wine bottles
A temperature and humidity controlled housing for storing and preserving wine bottles. The housing defines a storage compartment having front and rear...
Control of a shape memory alloy actuation apparatus
An SMA actuation arrangement comprises: an SMA actuator arranged on contraction caused by heating to drive movement of a movable element relative to a support...
Hybrid catalyst convective preheating system
A catalyst heating system includes a monitoring module, a mode selection module and an electrically heated catalyst (EHC) control module. The monitoring module...
Control apparatus for temperature excursions within an exhaust gas
An exhaust gas treatment system for an internal combustion engine comprises a particulate filter assembly configured to receive exhaust gas from the engine. The...