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Mechanically enhanced ejector HVAC and electric power generation system
An HVAC system that uses a mechanical compressor powered by vaporized refrigerant and/or electric power, to increase efficiency in a jet ejector cooling cycle....
Temperature control system for seat of vehicles
A temperature control system includes an air duct, an air-blowing device, a seat back temperature control unit, and a seat cushion temperature control unit. The...
Spa system with separate hot and cold reservoirs
A spa system featuring an immersion tank for holding a therapeutic liquid, the immersion tank may feature multiple sectors, a hot reservoir, a cold reservoir,...
Abnormality diagnosis device of internal combustion engine
An engine has a PCV passage connected to an intake system for recirculating a blow-by gas to the intake system and an air flow meter provided upstream of a...
Spark ignition type internal combustion engine
In an internal combustion engine, a variable compression ratio mechanism able to change a mechanical compression ratio, a variable valve timing mechanism able...
Using GPS/map/traffic info to control performance of aftertreatment (AT)
A method for managing an exhaust aftertreatment system within a vehicle including a catalyst device includes monitoring a digital map device providing a...
Electronic apparatus having cooling fan and detachable air filter and
control method of cooling fan thereof
The invention provides an electronic apparatus including a casing, a thermal sensor, a controlling unit, an air filter and a cooling fan. The air filter is...
System unit for a computer
A system unit for a computer comprising at least one plug-in card provided with components and a ventilator for cooling the components, wherein the system unit...
Spa control system with improved flow monitoring
A spa control system that measures the flow of water through the heater and accurately reports water temperature in the spa using only one solid-state sensor in...
Disclosed is an air conditioner with functions for deciding room shape by determining, based on a temperature difference, information between the room's floor...
Transportable rapid deployment superconducting transformer
A transformer including: a transformer housing having an interior, a superconducting wire winding disposed within the housing interior, a dry dielectric medium...
Apparatus and method for recording/reproducing optical information, and
data fetching by reference to optical...
Provided are an optical information recording/reproducing apparatus and method capable of managing a wavelength of a light source when information is...
Optical disk drive
An optical disk drive controls recording power with high accuracy in accordance with a measured .beta. value and a target .beta. value. A system controller of...
Magnetic memory with a thermally assisted writing procedure and reduced
A magnetic random access memory (MRAM) cell with a thermally assisted switching (TAS) writing procedure, comprising a magnetic tunnel junction formed from a...
Television device for adjusting quality of video image to be displayed
A television device structured to automatically adjust the color temperature on the display screen in accordance with the viewing environment includes an...
Aging based white point control in backlights
Systems, methods, and devices are provided for maintaining a target white point on a light emitting diode based backlight. In one embodiment, the backlight may...
Non-linearity correction that is independent of input common mode,
temperature variation, and process variation
In pipeline analog-to-digital converters (ADCs) the third harmonic can degrade the performance of the ADC, and conventional circuits that attempt to cancel this...
External conditions audio playback system and method
A method and system that controls the playing of different audio or video files by an electric device in a motor vehicle that includes a plurality of different...
Oven controlled crystal oscillator
The present invention relates to an oven controlled crystal oscillator that can obtain stable oscillation frequency by reducing a temperature change in an...
Synthesizer and reception device and electronic device using the same
A synthesizer includes: a synthesizer unit that outputs an oscillation signal based on a reference oscillation signal; a temperature detecting unit that detects...
Method and apparatus to compensate for hold violations
A method for controlling a hold buffer delay is provided. A control voltage is generated in response to a measurement of at least one of process variation,...
Circuit for generating reference voltage of semiconductor memory apparatus
A reference voltage generating circuit in a semiconductor memory apparatus comprises a driving control signal generating unit configured to generate a driving...
Systems and methods for protecting three-phase motors
A system for protecting a three-phase electric motor of a compressor, the motor receiving first, second, and third phases from a three-phase power supply, the...
Overheating protection of an electric control device
A method for operating an electric control device for at least one power unit of a motor vehicle, an operating temperature range being assigned to the control...
Wind energy installation with a heating device
A wind energy installation connected to a network. The installation includes a tower and a pod having a wind rotor and a generator driven by the wind rotor. The...
Transistor with dopant-bearing metal in source and drain
A transistor and method of manufacturing thereof. A gate dielectric and gate are formed over a workpiece, and the source and drain regions of a transistor are...
Microfluidic devices and methods
Embodiments of the present invention provide improved microfluidic devices and related apparatus, systems, and methods. Methods are provided for reducing mixing...
There is provided an induction cooker capable of detecting failures in an infrared ray sensor with excellent accuracy. The induction cooker includes an...
Inductively heated windshield wiper assembly
A wiper assembly having a wiper with an inductively heatable portion, and an induction heating device including an induction work coil which is configured to be...
Systems and methods for sourcing a heater
Systems and methods source a heating resistor to control temperature. For example, a sensor block assembly (SBA) heater controls the temperature of a MEMS...
Method for preparing terpolymer of poly (biphenyl sulfone ether) and poly
A method for preparing terpolymer of poly (biphenyl sulfone ether) and poly (ether sulfone) comprises: adding high-temperature organic solvent into a flask,...
Process and installation for the production of foam in a continuous
The invention relates to an installation and to a process for the production of foam in a continuous foaming process with the following steps, measuring actual...
Rapid thermal processing by stamping
A rapid thermal processing device and methods are provided for thermal processing of samples such as semiconductor wafers. The device has components including a...
Segmented nanowires displaying locally controllable properties
Vapor-liquid-solid growth of nanowires is tailored to achieve complex one-dimensional material geometries using phase diagrams determined for nanoscale...
Method for perfusing an organ for isolating cells from the organ
An organ perfusion apparatus and method monitor, sustain and/or restore viability of organs and preserve organs for storage and/or transport. Other apparatus...
Multiwave thermal processes to improve metallurgical characteristics
A multi-wave thermal process for treating a metal to improve structural characteristics is herein disclosed. The metal can be placed in a chamber. Each wave of...
Apparatus and method for the rapid thermal control of a work piece in
liquid or supercritical fluid
A surface cleaning apparatus comprising a chamber, and a thermal transfer device. The chamber is capable of holding a semiconductor structure therein. The...
Electrostatic chuck and apparatus for treating substrate including the
An electrostatic chuck for an apparatus for treating a substrate includes a body; an insulating plate attached onto a top surface of the body, wherein the...
Return electrode temperature prediction
The present disclosure relates to an electrosurgical generator for supplying electrosurgical energy to tissue and methods thereof. The electrosurgical generator...
Fluid dispenser with non-electric fluid heating component
A novel dispensing system for dispensing medicaments to a patient that includes means for controllably heating fluid medicaments within the dispensing system by...
Rolling massager with thermal enhancement
A massager device providing multiple massaging effects with thermal enhancement is disclosed. The device comprises a cylindrical body with a first end which is...
Vehicular power transmission control apparatus
An apparatus comprises a changeover mechanism which is able to change a connection state of an electric motor output shaft to any one from alternatives...
Ultraviolet output stabilization by fluorescent bulb temperature
A controller measures a temperature at which an ultraviolet (UV) fluorescent lamp is operating and, in response, controls heat transfer between a...
Printing device, discharge test device and discharge test method
A discharge test device including: a head that includes a plurality of nozzles discharging liquid to a medium, a temperature obtaining section that obtains a...
Method and system of advanced fan speed control
According to some embodiments, a method, system, and apparatus to provide thermal management control. In some embodiments, the method includes receiving, by a...
Cooling or heating beverage display dispenser
A device for dispensing a beverage includes a main body. A first vertically-extending opening formed in the main body receives and displays a display bottle in...
Twin roll continuous caster
In a twin roll continuous caster, the contour of the strip cast is controlled during casting by regulating the temperature of temperature-regulating medium...
Methods and systems for reducing the formation of oxides of nitrogen
during combustion in engines
The present disclosure is directed to various embodiments of systems and methods for reducing the production of harmful emissions in combustion engines. One...
Fuel injection control apparatus of internal combustion engine
In one embodiment, a determination is made of whether or not in a condition in which a compressed gas temperature will reach a fuel self-ignition temperature by...
Beverage dispenser with capacitive level sensor and display and method
A beverage dispenser (10) with a beverage quantity indicating display (30) controlled by a microprocessor (66) in response to variations in capacitance of a...