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Environmental subsea control hydraulic fluid compositions
An aqueous hydraulic fluid composition comprising (i) a salt of formic acid, and (ii) one or more lubricants such as a monovalent metal salt, ammonium, or amine...
Methods for sterilizing materials containing biologically active agents
Provided are methods for sterilizing a material comprising a biologically-active agent comprising irradiating said material with ionizing radiation at a dose of...
Nucleic acid analyzer, automatic analyzer, and analysis method
This invention relates to a nucleic acid analyzer comprising: reaction containers capable of containing nucleic-acid-containing samples and reagents; an...
Vehicle battery temperature control system containing heating device and
A vehicle battery temperature control system includes a battery, a heating device, a housing, a heat exchanger and a sensor. The battery has a heat sink that...
Biodegradable composite barrier film
The present invention is directed to a multilayer film having, as its main component, a hydroxy acid polymer with improved gas barrier and optional heat...
Methods of growing a silicon carbide epitaxial layer on a substrate to
increase and control carrier lifetime
A method of growing an epitaxial layer on a substrate is generally provided. According to the method, the substrate is heated in a chemical vapor deposition...
RTM method and method for manufacturing fiber-reinforced resin molded body
Provided is a RTM method wherein a molding die composed of a temperature control mechanism, which is arranged on at least one of a plurality of dies that form a...
Fluid recirculation system for use in vapor phase particle production
A method of and system for recirculating a fluid in a particle production system. A reactor produces a reactive particle-gas mixture. A quench chamber mixes a...
Method of removing resist and apparatus therefor
A method for removing a resist on a substrate includes supplying unsaturated hydrocarbon gas or fluorine substitution product gas of unsaturated hydrocarbon, at...
Process for production of silicon single crystal, and highly doped N-type
After adding phosphorus (P) and germanium (Ge) into a silicon melt or adding phosphorus into a silicon/germanium melt, a silicon monocrystal is grown from the...
Method and apparatus for membrane separation
Method and apparatus for a membrane separation system, including process and installation for the separation of air by permeation, using two strategically...
Methods for preparing and using metal and/or metal oxide porous materials
Methods involve producing carbon, metal and/or metal oxide porous materials that have precisely controlled structures on the nanometer and micrometer scales....
Photodynamic bone stabilization systems and methods for reinforcing bone
Photodynamic bone stabilization systems are disclosed herein. In an embodiment, a photodynamic bone stabilization system includes a catheter having an elongated...
Method for treating tissue
This invention relates to a novel surgical device scalable to small dimensions for thermally-mediated treatments or thermoplasties of targeted tissue volumes....
Shape memory alloy wire driven positive displacement micropump with
Apparatuses and methods for pumping fluid are disclosed. An exemplary apparatus is a miniature pump that includes a shape memory wire that obtains a plastic...
Dual mode intracranial temperature detector
Apparatus for detecting thermal radiation emanating from two different intracranial depths in a patient includes a transducer having a surface for placement...
High-pressure treatment apparatus
The objective is to provide a high-pressure treatment apparatus with which the pressure or temperature in a treatment chamber can be efficiently adjusted in a...
Turbine vane with endwall film cooling
A turbine stator vane with endwall cooling that includes a row of submerged cooling air channels or slots that include a metering hole at an inlet end, a...
Apparatus and method for evaluating a substrate mounting device
An apparatus evaluates a substrate mounting device adapted to hold a target substrate placed on a mounting surface and to control a temperature of the target...
Method of producing pulverized coal
A method for producing pulverized coal including the steps of providing a drying gas heated to a predefined temperature in a hot gas generator; feeding the...
Cooling device for vehicle
When the temperature of coolant in an engine is greater than or equal to a half-warm-up determination value, an engine cooling control section opens a valve to...
Agricultural exhaust conditioning system
An exhaust conditioning system for use with a tractor towing an air seeding implement comprises an exhaust duct arranged to communicate exhaust emissions from...
Method and apparatus for beverage formation with liquid delivery control
A method and apparatus for forming a beverage. A brewer may be operated so that when water or other beverage precursor is detected to be heated to a desired...
Rolling mill and rolling method
The present invention relates to the providing of a rolling mill that makes it possible to more accurately control the shape of a plate material than has...
An air conditioner (10) includes a refrigerant circuit (20) including a plurality of indoor heat exchangers (27). A controller (1) for controlling operation of...
Apparatus and method for generating power and refrigeration from low-grade
An apparatus and a method generate power and refrigeration from low-grade heat. The apparatus includes a heating module, a power generator module, an ejector, a...
Method for recuperating energy from an exhaust gas flow and motor vehicle
In a motor vehicle with an internal combustion engine providing a hot exhaust gas flow which is used as heat source for a Clausius-Rankine cycle process,...
Wash basin with valve for selective faucet and cascade flows
A method and system for selectively providing a contemporary sink or basin with a cascading water flow over the inside surface of the sink or basin, in addition...
Electronic faucet with voice, temperature, flow and volume control
An ergonomic water conserving faucet assembly that pivots around a cognitive central point providing touchless water temperature, flow rate, volume control and...
Load control system having an energy savings mode
A load control system for a building having a heating and cooling system and a window located in a space of the building controls amount of daylight entering...
Nonlinear model predictive control of a biofuel fermentation process
A system and method are provided for managing batch fermentation in a biofuel production process. A nonlinear control model of yeast growth and fermentable...
Model predictive control of fermentation in biofuel production
System and method for managing batch fermentation in biofuel production. An optimizer executes a nonlinear multivariate predictive model of a batch fermentation...
External charger usable with an implantable medical device having a
programmable or time-varying temperature...
An improved external charger for charging the battery within or providing power to an implantable medical device is disclosed. The improved external charger...
Systems and methods for sharing an oscillator between receivers
Systems and methods for sharing an oscillator between receivers are disclosed. A representative method (among others) of responding to a change in frequency of...
Rapid thermal firing IR conveyor furnace having high intensity heating
High reflectance element IR lamp module and method of firing multi-zone IR furnaces for solar cell processing comprising lamps disposed backed by a flat or...
Temperature sensor, method of manufacturing the temperature sensor,
semiconductor device, method of...
A disclosed temperature sensor includes a charge trap structure including a silicon oxide film formed on a substrate; an aluminum oxide film that is formed on...
Memory apparatus including programmable non-volatile multi-bit memory
cell, and apparatus and method for...
Memory states of a multi-bit memory cell are demarcated by generating read reference signals having levels that constitute boundaries of the memory states. The...
Method and device for determining a control scheme for an active power
A method is provided for determining a control scheme for a voltage source converter (VSC) with a topology of three bridge legs between each of three phases of...
Method and apparatus for acquiring Raman spectra without background
One embodiment of a Raman spectrometer having a temperature controlled diode laser with Bragg grating optical feedback 100 which provides a means for the...
Liquid crystal material, liquid crystal display device, liquid crystal
optical space modulation device, and...
A liquid crystal material in which liquid crystal molecules have uniform alignment state is provided. A liquid crystal layer containing a liquid crystal...
Image display device
There is provided an image display device including: a laser element that generates light for projecting and displaying an image on a display screen; a Peltier...
LCD design for cold temperature operation
A method (200) of controlling a liquid crystal display (LCD) (110) integrated within a sensing device for operation in cold temperature is provided. The method...
Oscillator with MEMS resonator
A MEMS oscillator having a feedback-type oscillation circuit including a MEMS resonator and an amplifier, a voltage control unit operable to control a bias...
PVT-free calibration circuit for TDC resolution in ADPLL
The present disclosure relates to an all digital phase locked loop (APDLL) that can account for variations in PVT conditions, and a related method of formation....
Circuit for reducing negative bias temperature instability
A circuit includes an operational PMOS transistor of a logic gate driver. A control circuit is configured to turn off the operational PMOS transistor during a...
Start/stop operation for a container generator set
A generator set including a prime mover, a generator coupled to the prime mover, and a controller that is associated with a temperature controlled space and...
A motor controller controlling a rotational speed of a motor and including a thermal detector, a capacitor, an operational amplifier (OP), a...
A night-light (100) having a light source (104) and control circuitry (110), which is arranged to receive a temperature input comprising a measure of...
Methods and apparatus for controlling multiple light sources via a single
regulator circuit to provide variable...
Methods and apparatus for adjusting the color or color temperature of combined light emitted by one or more LEDs (210, 220, 230) driven by a single switching...
Single transistor alternator field buck/boost
Disclosed herein is an electrical system topology for voltage regulation in a 12-volt vehicle power distribution system. Particularly, a single transistor power...