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Greenhouse and forced greenhouse climate control system and method
A greenhouse generally comprising a growing section and a climate control system adjacent to the growing section. The climate control system controls the...
Health data dynamics, its sources and linkage with genetic/molecular tests
Method and system for the analysis and source localization of the dynamical patterns in medical and health data, and linking such dynamical patterns with the...
Method of operating a compression ignition engine
A method of operating a compression ignition engine, which includes at least one combustion chamber containing a piston, and a mechanically operated fuel...
Electric power steering apparatus
[Problem] The present invention provides a motor control apparatus that is capable of making the whole system robust not only with respect to motor parameter...
Cooling controlling apparatus, electronic apparatus, and cooling
A cooling controlling apparatus that cools an electronic apparatus includes a cooling fan that discharges air in an inside of the electronic apparatus to an...
Thermostat user interface
A thermostat for controlling an HVAC system is described, the thermostat having a user interface that is visually pleasing, approachable, and easy to use while...
Method and apparatus for measuring and treating shivering during
therapeutic temperature control
Methods and apparatus for the prevention and treatment of shivering encountered during therapeutic temperature regulation are disclosed that utilize an active...
Image forming apparatus that selectively changes current-feed ratio
An image forming apparatus includes a fusing unit configured to fuse an image formed on a recording medium to a recording medium, at a fusing position where a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a transporting section including a transport path for transporting a recording medium; an image forming unit that forms an...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus including the same
A pressure lever journaling a pressure roller is rockably connected to a fixation frame journaling a fixing roller. A pivotal position of the pressure lever is...
Feedwater temperature control methods and systems
A system for controlling the power level of a natural circulation boiling water nuclear reactor (NCBWR) is disclosed. The system, in accordance with an example...
Heat sink system and heat sinking method having auto switching function
A heat sink system and a heat sinking method having auto switching function are disclosed. The heat sink receives a control command sent by an external device....
Compensating temperature effects in magnetic actuators
Methods and apparatus for adjusting the amount of current provided to a magnetic actuator to compensate for a temperature change associated with the magnetic...
Thermal-assist magnetic recording medium and magnetic recording and
A thermal-assist magnetic recording medium is provided which can accomplish a surface recording density of 1 Tbit/inch.sup.2. The thermal-assist magnetic...
Controlling transitions in optically switchable devices
This disclosure provides systems, methods, and apparatus for controlling transitions in an optically switchable device. In one aspect, a controller for a...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and program
An image forming apparatus including an attribute-value-information holding unit that holds an attribute-value table showing correspondence between a type of...
Light sensing circuit having a controlled light sensing period or a
controlled current output period according...
A light sensing circuit, a method of controlling the same, and a touch panel including the light sensing circuit. In the method of controlling the light sensing...
Redundant power/control system for liquid crystal displays
A system for powering and controlling an LED-backlit liquid crystal display (LCD) where redundancy is used to provide two independent paths from a pair of power...
Light emitting device, method of driving a light emitting device, element
substrate, and electronic equipment
A display device capable of obtaining a constant luminance without being influenced by temperature change is provided as well as a method of driving the display...
Circuit for communication over DC power line using high temperature
A high temperature communications circuit includes a power conductor for concurrently conducting electrical energy for powering circuit components and...
Apparatus and methods for temperature-based control of communication
In one or more embodiments, an intelligent communications device is disclosed. In one embodiment, an apparatus is disclosed for controlling the operations of...
Power supply circuit comprising detection circuit including reference
voltage circuits as reference voltage...
It is an object to obtain a detection circuit for detecting feedback voltage without variation in output voltage/current or in output voltage by the operation...
Motor driving circuit
A first calculation unit subtracts third digital data which indicates the minimum value of the duty ratio from first digital data which indicates the duty ratio...
Temperature control method and apparatus for light emitting diode and
liquid crystal display
A temperature control method for light emitting diode (LED) is disclosed, and the method comprises the following steps: acquiring the present temperature of the...
Vehicle lighting device
A vehicle lighting device according to the present invention is configured in such a manner that a current that is supplied to a light emitting element that...
Light emitting system capable of color temperature stabilization
A light emitting system includes: first, second, and reference light emitting components having first, second, and reference forward voltages when driven under...
Regulation of wavelength shift and perceived color of solid state lighting
with intensity variation
Representative embodiments of the invention provide a system, apparatus, and method of controlling an intensity and spectrum of light emitted from a solid state...
LED light emitting device
In order to provide an LED light emitting device that can easily control a color temperature of white light, the LED light emitting device is provided with a...
Field effect transistor
It is an object to provide a low-cost oxide semiconductor material which is excellent in controllability of the carrier concentration and stability, and to...
Induction cooking heater and method for the control thereof
An induction cooking heater having at least one inductor and ferrite bars as magnetic field concentrators located beneath the inductor comprises a sensing...
Vehicle battery cooling device
[Task] It is an object of the present invention to provide a vehicle battery cooling device even if a situation that cannot be compensated by ordinary cooling...
Injectable biodegradable polymer compositions for soft tissue repair and
Methods for soft tissue repair and/or augmentation using injectable, biodegradable polymers are described herein. In one embodiment, the polymer compositions...
Method for batchwise slaking of burnt lime in a slaker
A method is described for batchwise slaking of burnt lime in a slaker, in which a lime slurry is produced with a greater degree of fineness and prolonged...
Hydrogen generation apparatus, fuel cell system and method of shutting
down hydrogen generation apparatus
A method of shutting down a hydrogen generation apparatus for limiting degradation in a catalyst due to dew condensation at the time of shutdown is provided....
Safe skin treatment apparatus for personal use and method for its use
A technique for detecting and providing alerts or indications that can be used for controlling or altering the displacement speed of an applicator coupling skin...
A ventilation system for a building in some cases includes a main HVAC blower for moving temperature-conditioned air through the building plus a smaller...
Method and apparatus for conditioning liquid hydrocarbon fuels
In one embodiment of a method for vaporizing liquids such as fuels, the liquid is sprayed into a chamber such that the spray does not impinge on any surface....
Method and apparatus for making candles, vases or decorative objects
Making candles, vases or ornamental articles, by rotating a mold in elevation and azimuth, pouring wax into the mold, allowing the wax to partially or...
System and method for adjusting compressor inlet fluid temperature
A system includes a radiation detector array directed toward a fluid flow into a compressor. The radiation detector array is configured to output a signal...
Hot gas temperature measurement in gas turbine using tunable diode laser
A combustion gas measurement apparatus mounted in a gas turbine including: a tunable laser generating a radiation beam passing through a combustion gas path; a...
Inner-circulation emulsifying and dispersing arrangement
An emulsifying and dispersing arrangement is provided, in which a handled material undergoes multi-time handling and a dispersion process, for achieving...
Systems and methods for managing fluids in a processing environment using
a liquid ring pump and reclamation system
Methods and systems for chemical management. In one embodiment, a blender is coupled to a processing system and configured to supply an appropriate solution or...
Printing device for controlling movement of carriage
A printing device includes a casing having an opening, a carriage provided to be capable of moving within the casing, a heat-generating part provided inside the...
Thermally controlled coffee grinder
A thermally controlled coffee grinder and method are disclosed. In some embodiments, a thermally controlled coffee grinder may have a heating or cooling element...
System for drilling a borehole
A rotating control device is remotely hydraulically latched and unlatched with a docking station housing for use and removal, respectively. The system and...
Continuous casting of lead alloy strip for heavy duty battery electrodes
A method of continuously casting a lead alloy strip includes continuously supplying molten lead alloy to a tundish having a lip insert and containing a pool of...
Glowplug temperature estimation method and device
A method is provided for controlling one or more glowplugs in a compression-ignition engine. The controlling of the glowplug involves the prediction of a glow...
Precise critical temperature indicator (and manufacturing methods
According to a precise critical temperature indicator and a control method thereof of the present invention, the precise critical temperature indicator...
Method and apparatus for applying a minimum flow of anhydrous ammonia at
targeted rates due to limitations...
The invention provides an apparatus and method for enabling at least a minimum pressure and flow rate of stored NH3 from a storage tank to knives for injection...
Temperature controlled food tray system
The present disclosure provides a system, apparatus, and method for a modular food tray system having a plurality of food trays that can be used for heating,...