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Systems and methods for controlling temperature of small volumes
Systems and methods for controlling the temperature of small volumes such as yoctoliter volumes, are described. The systems include one or more plasmonic...
Prompt gamma neutron activation substance analyzers
Methods and systems are provided to improve prompt gamma neutron activation substance analyzers. In one aspect, a detector unit for prompt gamma neutron...
Temperature-compensated measuring probe to be received in a
workpiece-processing machine, and temperature...
The proposed temperature compensation for a measuring probe to be received in a workpiece-processing machine provides a measuring probe, measuring in contacting...
Thermally regulated self-heating containers
A modular heating system and method is presented that automatically dissipates thermal energy from a heater or heated package if the energy cannot be...
Electronic evaporative cooler controller with wireless remote sensor
A controller system to control and operate a paired evaporative cooler using a wireless remote sensor to detect outside temperature, humidity and barometric...
Methods of dehumidification control in unoccupied spaces
Methods of providing dehumidification control in unoccupied spaces are disclosed. An illustrative method can include the steps of providing a controller having...
Extensible networked multi-modal environment conditioning system
A distributed, self-organizing environment conditioning system with adaptive and learning behaviors that provide localized and targeted climate conditioning...
Furnace control with safety circuit and non-volatile memory
A furnace controller circuit includes a microprocessor with input ports and output ports including ports to issue control signals for actuation of inducer, gas...
Method and device for controlling the temperature of steam for a steam
A method for controlling the temperatures of steam for a steam power plant is provided. A state controller, in order to output a desired steam temperature as a...
Combined control and flow sensing valve
A slim profile rotary control valve capable of independently modulating fluids into a single heat exchanger from two different and distinct systems that utilize...
Compressor system including a flow and temperature control device
A compressor system including a lubricant inlet compresses a gas and discharges a mixed flow of compressed gas and lubricant. A valve housing includes a hot and...
Laundry treating appliances and methods of controlling the same to
determine an end of-cycle condition
Laundry treating appliances and methods of controlling the same to determine an end-of-cycle condition are disclosed. An example method of operating a laundry...
Electrolyte solution and electrochemical surface modification methods
An aqueous electrolyte solution including a concentration of citric acid in the range of about 1.6 g/L to about 982 g/L and an effective concentration of...
Carbon nanotube foams with controllable mechanical properties
Syntheses of carbon nanotubes (CNT) are disclosed. The syntheses can take place on a thermally oxidized silicon surface placed inside a furnace prior to a...
Bioleaching bioreactor with a system for injection and diffusion of air
A bioleaching bioreactor having an air injection and diffusion system, which allows control of the air bubble fine size, improving the oxygen and carbon dioxide...
Power transmission device
When a drive shaft (37) is driven while the operation of an engine (36) is stopped, the rotation of an input-side rotor (28) is restricted by the engagement of...
A vehicle includes: an electric storage device; a first temperature sensor configured to detect a temperature of the electric storage device; a second...
Air start steam engine
A method and system using at least two different working fluids to be supplied to an expander to cause it to do mechanical work. The expander is started by...
Printed material processing method, printed material processing apparatus,
and image forming apparatus
A processing apparatus is configured to process printed material where a printed layer is formed on a printing medium (a substrate) using an ultraviolet curable...
System and method of controlling heat input in tandem hot-wire
A system and method is provided. The system includes a high intensity energy source to create a molten puddle on a surface of a workpiece and a wire feeder that...
Arrangement for controlling the process of rotary chip removing machining
of a workpiece, and a cutting tool...
An arrangement for controlling the process of rotary chip removing machining of a work piece includes a monitoring system for monitoring the rotary chip...
Opposables and automated specimen processing systems with opposables
A specimen processing system is capable of processing specimens carried on slides. The specimen processing system can sequentially deliver slides and opposables...
Controlled releasing composition
A controlled releasing composition comprising a plurality of microparticles and a matrix as well as the preparation method thereof is disclosed. The plurality...
Liner extraction methods
Methods and apparatus for the treatment of a body cavity or lumen are described where a heated fluid and/or gas may be introduced through a catheter and into...
Display case door assembly with tempered glass vacuum panel
A display case door assembly for a temperature-controlled storage device includes an opening into the temperature-controlled storage device and a vacuum panel...
Wearable safety apparatus for, and method of, displaying heat source
characteristics and/or hazards
A wearable safety apparatus includes a housing, a plurality of directional thermal imaging sensors mounted on the housing and facing outwardly away from the...
Heated aerosol-generating device and method for generating aerosol with
There is provided a method of controlling aerosol production in an aerosol-generating device, the device including: a heater including at least one heating...
Method for separating bone fragments and tallow from a single ingredient
stream of beef by controlling the...
A method for the separation of fat from meat. The method includes providing individual pieces of meat containing lean and fat; subjecting the individual pieces...
Method for cryogenically treating tissue below the skin surface
A laser treatment device and process with controlled cooling. The device contains a cooling element with high heat conduction properties, which is transparent...
The present invention relates to air cooling of equipment and is more particularly, although not exclusively, concerned with the use of air at ambient...
Microcontroller-based multifunctional electronic switch and lighting
apparatus having the same
A microcontroller-based multifunctional electronic switch uses a detection circuit design to convert external motion signals into message carrying sensing...
Network-connected lighting structure with climate sensor, and related
components, systems, and methods
A lighting structure having a climate sensor is disclosed. In one example, a lighting structure includes at least one light source and at least one climate...
Sports monitoring system for headphones, earbuds and/or headsets
A monitoring system that can be placed proximate to the head or ear of a user is disclosed. According to one embodiment, the monitoring system can be used with...
Thermal imaging device, thermal imaging method and thermal imaging control
A thermal imaging device includes an optical module gathering infrared radiation of a circuit board and correspondingly providing infrared light, a photo sensor...
Motor driving apparatus with abnormality detection function
The invention provides a motor driving apparatus of the invention comprises a power semiconductor device (11) for power conversion; a driving unit (12)...
Electric motor thermal management
A method and apparatus for electric motor thermal management is provided. A thermal model allows estimation of temperatures of an electric motor and...
Controller with thermal balance and control method thereof for multi-phase
A controller used in a multi-phase switching converter, including: a bias current generator that generates a plurality of bias current signals; a temperature...
Systems and methods for battery management
A battery management system includes several subsystem blocks, an Energy Storage Master unit, and several battery pack systems. The Energy Storage Master may...
Wireless energy transfer for implantable devices
Wireless energy transfer methods and designs for implantable electronics and devices include, in at least one aspect, a device resonator configured to be...
Protective circuit module for secondary battery and battery pack using the
A protective circuit module for a secondary battery is provided including a circuit board. At least one protection control circuit element for preventing...
Apparatus and method for controlling power for secondary battery
A power control apparatus according to the present disclosure includes a sensing unit configured to measure a temperature of a battery cell, an outside air...
Humidification Unit for Providing a Carrier Gas Containing a Fuel, and
Fuel Cell with Such a Humidification Unit
The present invention relates to a humidification unit for providing a carrier gas containing a fuel for supplying a fuel cell. This comprises a humidification...
Substrate processing apparatus, method of manufacturing semiconductor
device and semiconductor device
Provided is a substrate processing apparatus capable of suppressing accumulation of reaction products or decomposed matters on an inner wall of a nozzle and...
Power line docking station apparatus
A docking station apparatus for portable devices adapted to network with other apparatus such as climate control docking stations, temperature sensors,...
Method for controlling a heat-generating element
A method of controlling a heat-generating element that generates heat when electric current is passed therethrough to control an ambient temperature within a...
Thermal control systems and methods for information handling systems
Systems and methods are provided for information handling system thermal control that employ configuration-based temperature feedback, e.g., by using...
Control system and method for multi-stage heating and cooling system with
minimum on time and off time
A system and method are provided for activating and deactivating heating or cooling stages of a heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) unit, which...
Temperature control of chemical detection system
An apparatus for detecting chemical reactions may be provided. The apparatus may comprise a chemical detection device. The chemical detection device may include...
Pressure type flow control system with flow monitoring
A pressure type flow control system with flow monitoring includes an inlet side passage, a control valve comprising a pressure-type flow control unit connected...
Chuck, a chuck control system, a lithography apparatus and a method of
using a chuck
A chuck, chuck control system, lithographic apparatus and method of using a chuck are disclosed. In an embodiment, there is provided a chuck (43) for use in...