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Device and method for humidity estimation
A humidity estimation device connected with an air-conditioner includes a charge airflow rate estimation (CARE) unit, a charge air absolute humidity estimation...
Integrated bio-reactor monitor and control system
Systems and methods for automatically controlling conditions of a process are disclosed. In one example, a controller is programmed with a sequence of steps and...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus having the same
While a recording sheet is passing through a fixing nip formed between a heating roller 41 having a heating layer and a pressing roller 42 pressed against the...
Low cost ultra versatile mixed signal controller circuit
A low-cost ultra-versatile pulse width modulation (PWM)-timer controller system is disclosed for use in the electric power management industry. Using different...
Systems and methods for absorbing waste electricity from regenerative
braking in hybridized vehicles
The invention relates to a system for absorbing electric energy from regenerative braking. The system includes a battery, a thermoelectric module in...
Light-emitting diode having zinc oxide nanorods and method of fabricating
The light extraction efficiency of a typical light-emitting diode (LED) is improved by incorporating one-dimensional ZnO nanorods. The light extraction...
Method for supplying current to a glow plug
The invention relates to a method for supplying current to a glow plug in a running diesel engine after reaching the operating temperature thereof by a series...
Automatic configuration of thermoelectric generation system to load
Apparatus and methods for automatically configuring a thermoelectric power generation system in accordance with the requirements of a load. The apparatus...
Process for preparing iodinated aromatic compounds
The present invention relates to a process for preparing iodinated aromatic compounds. Particularly, the present invention comprises the step of performing the...
Method of laser surface treating pre-prepared zirconia surfaces
The method of laser surface treating pre-prepared zirconia surfaces provides for applying an organic resin in a thin, uniform film to a zirconia surface;...
Post electron beam conditioning of polymeric medical devices
Methods are disclosed for conditioning a polymeric stent after sterilization, and/or after crimping and before packaging, such that the properties of the...
Insertion to a single-grip, rotation-operated mixing faucet
A control unit for a rotation mixing faucet. The control unit has a base on one side and is connected to an operating arm on the other side. The control unit...
Optical fiber drawing apparatus
In an optical fiber drawing device of the present invention, as an operational parameters corresponding to the real drawing speed in the duration from the...
Heat engine and heat to electricity systems and methods with working fluid
mass management control
Various thermodynamic power-generating cycles employ a mass management system to regulate the pressure and amount of working fluid circulating throughout the...
Vehicle waste heat recovery device
When a detection value of a temperature sensor exceeds a set temperature, an ECU increases an opening of a sub-port by controlling a solenoid valve, and as a...
Field device for determining or monitoring a physical or chemical variable
A field device, comprising a sensor, and a control/evaluation unit. The control/evaluation unit is implemented on an application-specific integrated circuit--an...
Memory system and method of writing data in a memory system
A memory system according to an embodiment of the present invention includes a disk recording medium, a non-volatile memory, a temperature measurement module...
System for controlling torque converter temperature during torque
converter stall conditions
A method and system are provided for controlling the operating temperature of a torque converter during torque converter stall conditions. The torque converter...
Automatic dynamic control of aircraft cabin systems
An inventive system and method for vehicle cabin control is presented. The method comprises creating one or more collections of set-points, each set-point...
Optimizing use of solar photovoltaic-generated electricity in electric or
An electric or hybrid-electric vehicle is provided with vehicle-mounted solar cells capable of generating electrical power. The power from the array is directed...
System for deicing and/or defogging an aircraft surface, method for
controlling same, and aircraft equipped...
The invention concerns a system for deicing and/or defogging an aircraft surface (4) comprising: a temperature sensor (5) located proximate said surface (4) and...
Control system for payload limiting of hauling operation
In one aspect, the present disclosure is directed to a control system for a machine with traction devices. The control system may have a sensor configured to...
Human user interface device with thermal controls
A system, comprises a thermal electric cooler ("TEC") and a computer input device coupled to the TEC. The TEC is adapted to regulate a temperature of the...
Temperature control setpoint offset for ram air minimization
An environmental control systems (ECS) for an aircraft in which bleed air is cooled with ram air, the ECS may include a ram air controller configured to control...
Method to control temperature of LD
New method to control the optical transmitter is disclosed. The optical transmitter provides both of the ATC feedback loop and the APC feedback loop. When a...
High-temperature operation of vertical cavity surface emitting lasers
Embodiments of the present invention provide a system for increasing an operational life of a VCSEL. The system can include control circuitry for reducing an...
There is provided a technique for ensuring both an SNM and a write margin simultaneously in a semiconductor device having static memory cells. A semiconductor...
Liquid crystal display having transparent conductive film on interlayer
insulating film formed by coating
A liquid crystal display is fabricated which has bus wires disposed in a grid shape, switching elements coupled to the bus wires, and pixel electrodes which are...
System and method for monitoring electrical demand performance,
particularly using historical data and an...
A method and associated system for monitoring electrical demand performance in a building, industrial complex or university campus is disclosed. According to a...
A crystal oscillator is provided, which varies a frequency drift compensation according to a power consumption and compensates a frequency drift characteristic...
Amplifier thermal management
A thermally regulated amplifier system includes an amplifier unit, a temperature-sensing unit and a controller. The amplifier unit includes a power amplifier...
System and method for temperature based control of a power semiconductor
In a method for operating a power semiconductor circuit a power semiconductor chip is provided which includes a power semiconductor switch with a first load...
Iodine fueled plasma generator system
An iodine fueled plasma generator system includes a plasma generator. At least one storage vessel is configured to store condensed phase iodine therein. A...
Non-volatile memory devices and methods of manufacturing the same
A non-volatile memory device includes a field region that defines an active region in a semiconductor substrate, a floating gate pattern on the active region, a...
Light emitting device and electronic equipment
A display device capable of keeping the luminance constant irrespective of temperature change is provided as well as a method of driving the display device. A...
Thermal conditioning system for thermal conditioning a part of a
lithographic apparatus and a thermal...
A conditioning system for conditioning a part of a lithographic apparatus, includes an evaporator positioned in thermal contact with the part for extracting...
Passive radiometric imaging device and corresponding method
The present invention relates to a passive radiometric imaging device and a corresponding method for scanning a scene. The proposed device comprises a...
Monochromatic wavelength variable terahertz wave generation/detection
system and method
To provide a monochromatic wavelength variable terahertz wave generation/detection system that has high detection sensitivity at room temperature and that can...
Cooking score thermometer
A method and apparatus for monitoring and controlling a cooking process, which includes a process for determining doneness using a single parameter as a...
Method and apparatus for manufacturing for fixing a mounting ring to an
exhaust pipe assembly
A method and apparatus for manufacturing an exhaust pipe assembly which are capable of decreasing a temperature difference between a seam-welded outer and inner...
Biodegradable aliphatic polyester for use in nonwoven webs
A method for forming a biodegradable aliphatic polyester suitable for use in fibers is provided. In one embodiment, for example, an aliphatic polyester is melt...
Apparatus and method for maintaining and/or restoring viability of organs
An organ perfusion apparatus and method monitor, sustain and/or restore viability of organs and preserve organs for storage and/or transport. Other apparatus...
Engineered low-density heterogeneous microparticles and methods and
formulations for producing the microparticles
A low density material and a method for preparing a low-density material and precursor for forming a low-density material are provided. An aqueous mixture of...
Method and device for controlling oxidizing-reducing of the surface of a
steel strip running continuously...
A method for guaranteeing the oxidation of a strip designed to prevent the selective oxidation of alloy elements of the steel in a continuous steel strip...
Food cooking control method and device
The invention relates to a food cooking control method and device. The method includes the following steps in which: at least one temperature detection device...
Plasma reactor with feed forward thermal control system using a thermal
model for accommodating RF power...
A plasma reactor having a reactor chamber and an electrostatic chuck with a surface for holding a workpiece inside the chamber includes a backside gas pressure...
Temperature controlled plasma processing chamber component with zone
dependent thermal efficiencies
Components and systems for controlling a process or chamber component temperature as a plasma process is executed by plasma processing apparatus. A first heat...
Bathtub for beauty and health care and a physic solution
The present patent application provides a bathtub for beauty and health care and a physic solution. The bathtub comprises a housing and a tub which is formed by...
Automatic transmission and control method therefor
When the temperature of oil supplied to an electrical oil pump is detected and the oil temperature is lower or higher than normal oil temperature, a gradient...
Temperature-controlled stretching rod
A hollow stretching rod (10) of a device for blow molding containers is disclosed, wherein the stretching rod (10) has a temperature control medium in an...