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Rechargeable battery temperature detection method, power management device
and electronic system
A rechargeable battery temperature detection method adapted to an electronic system includes detecting a status of a processor of the electronic system when an...
Probe with no moving parts for use in a tank
A probe with no moving parts for use in a tank having pressure transducers, temperature sensors, a probe processor electrically connected to the pressure...
Method for controlling the clearance at the tips of blades of a turbine
A method controlling a clearance between tips of blades of a turbine rotor of a gas turbine aircraft engine and a ring-shaped turbine shroud of a housing...
Refrigerator with temperature control
An insulated icemaking compartment is provided in the fresh food compartment of a bottom mount refrigerator. The icemaking compartment may be integrally formed...
System and method for monitoring compressor floodback
A system and method for monitoring a floodback condition includes a compressor connected to a condenser, a discharge sensor that outputs a discharge temperature...
Function indicator system for electric fireplace
A function indicator system for displaying the control settings related to functions and features of an electric fireplace. The function indicator system can...
Control device for a vehicle
A control device suitable for use in a vehicle includes a circuit board and a spring element. The circuit board includes a circuit element electrically...
Glowplug control device and method for estimating temperature of glowplug
A glowplug control device for controlling an applied voltage or power for a glowplug is provided, which includes a target calculating module for calculating a...
Method and apparatus of producing and utilizing thermal energy in a
combined heat and power plant
Method and apparatus for operating a combined heat and power system with greater flexibility, reliability, control and stability, for providing operational...
System and method for remotely disinfecting plumbing fixtures
A system for remotely disinfecting plumbing fixtures includes a controller provided at a first location remote from a plumbing fixture and configured to control...
Asphalt paver temperature alert system for asphalt compactor operator
A system and method for controlling a paving operation includes applying asphalt to a surface using a screed mounted on a paving machine, scanning a surface of...
Temperature controlled showerhead
A temperature controlled showerhead for chemical vapor deposition (CVD) chambers enhances heat dissipation to enable accurate temperature control with an...
Utilization of temperature heat adsorption skin temperature as scale
control reagent driver
The invention provides methods, compositions, and apparatuses for preventing the formation of scale in heap leach process solution distribution systems...
Tribological synthesis method for producing low-friction surface film
An article of method of manufacture of a low friction tribological film on a substrate. The article includes a substrate of a steel or ceramic which has been...
Continuous flow, high capacity system for rapidly converting hydrocarbon
containing post-consumer and...
A continuous high capacity system for converting hydrocarbon containing post-consumer waste, post-industrial waste, renewable hydrocarbon feedstock into a...
Production and use of a premium fuel grade petroleum coke
A premium "fuel-grade" petroleum coke is produced by modifying petroleum coking technology. Coking process parameters are controlled to consistently produce...
Smart composites containing modified cellulosic nanomaterials
In accordance with some embodiments of the present invention, a composite material is prepared by blending a bio-derived filler into a polymer, wherein the...
Battery charge/discharge control device and hybrid vehicle using the same
A battery charge/discharge control device (20) includes an input-enabled power adjustment unit (40) having an input-enabled current value calculation unit (42)...
Control of an air dryer drain valve cycle
A system for variably controlling the purge cycle of a locomotive air supply system air dryer pre-filtration state. A sensor in the air inlet of the air dryer...
Braking control apparatus for vehicle
Based on a difference between target and actual values of a friction member force pressing a brake disc, feedback control over the pressing force is executed....
Air-conditioner for vehicle
In a vehicle air conditioner, even in a case where an air outlet mode is set in which an air outlet switching damper opens a defroster opening so as to blow air...
Inkjet printing device and method for regulating ink circulation
An inkjet printing device includes a printer, including an inkjet head having a nozzle configured to eject ink, an ink tank configured to store the ink, a...
Liquid ejecting apparatus
A liquid ejecting apparatus includes an ejecting unit which can reciprocate with respect to a continuous paper, and ejects ink onto the continuous paper; a...
Apparatus and related methods for wet sawing
A wet saw system and related methods of use for supplying a cooling water stream in construction locations. The wet saw system includes a water supply system...
Polishing apparatus having temperature regulator for polishing pad
A substrate polishing apparatus includes: a polishing table supporting a polishing pad; a top ring configured to press the substrate against the polishing pad;...
Dual-loop control for laser annealing of semiconductor wafers
Systems and methods for performing semiconductor laser annealing using dual loop control are disclosed. The first control loop operates at a first frequency and...
Continuous casting method for ingot produced from titanium or titanium
By controlling the temperature (T.sub.S) of a surface portion (11a) of an ingot (11) in a contact region (16) between a mold (2) and the ingot (11) and/or a...
Adhesive dispensing system and method using smart melt heater control
An adhesive dispensing system is configured to automatically reduce the temperature of adhesive material to reduce degradation of the adhesive caused by holding...
Methods and devices for controlling biologic microenvironments
A microenvironment of a biological body is controlled, and more particularly, is measured, changed, and monitored with respect to temperature, pH level,...
Heat exchange system for patient temperature control with multiple coolant
chambers for multiple heat exchange...
Cold plates through which refrigerant flows define a slot between them that can receive a cassette through which sterile working fluid with a relatively low...
Kitchen appliance with an improved temperature probe jack receiver cover
A jack receiver for a kitchen cooking appliance includes a bracket mounted to the appliance. The bracket includes an aperture for receiving a thermometer...
High efficiency fluid delivery system
A high efficiency fluid delivery system which is particularly useful in delivering temperature-controlled air in convection heating or cooling apparatuses is...
Direct facility coolant cooling of a rack-mounted heat exchanger
A method is provided for dissipating heat from a rack. The method includes: disposing a coolant-cooled heat exchanger within the rack, and providing a coolant...
Lighting system and luminaire
A lighting system for controlling a plurality of light sources includes at least a first and a second light source, the second light source having a color...
Minimized color shift lighting arrangement during dimming
An illumination device, system, and method are disclosed. The illumination system includes a first set of light sources and a second set of light sources,...
Method for compensating local oscillator frequency
An oscillator circuit includes a voltage-controlled oscillator configured to output an AC output signal having a predetermined frequency, which changes due to...
Step-up converter for boosting voltage from a power source system
The step-up converter includes the plurality of converting units, each having the reactor and the semiconductor element part having electronic parts such as the...
System and method for cooling dynamoelectric machine
A system for cooling a dynamoelectric machine is provided. The system includes a coolant medium inlet, a coolant medium outlet and a fan connected to a rotor of...
Adapter and electric power tool
An adapter includes a converter unit which increases at least one of voltage and current outputted from a battery pack and supply the increased the voltage...
Warming feature for aircraft fuel cells
A system and method for warming a fuel cell on an aircraft, the system includes at least one fuel cell. The fuel cell includes an anode and a cathode for...
System and method for test structure on a wafer
System and method for test structure on a wafer. According to an embodiment, the present invention provides a test structure for testing an integrated circuit....
Tunable temperature controlled substrate support assembly
Implementations described herein provide a substrate support assembly which enables both lateral and azimuthal tuning of the heat transfer between an...
Locally heated multi-zone substrate support
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide an electrostatic chuck (ESC) having azimuthal temperature control. In one embodiment, the electrostatic chuck...
Adaptive laser output control in a HAMR device
A current temperature of a data storage device having a heat assisted recording (HAMR) device is measured while in idle. A threshold laser diode power output of...
Controlling color and white temperature in an LCD display modulating
supply current frequency
A display system, having an emissive body, emitting light in a way that is color temperature controllable. The light emission can be from zones. The emissive...
Predictively turning off a charge pump supplying voltage for overdriving
gates of the power switch header in a...
A mechanism is provided for an integrated circuit with power gating. A power header switch is configured to connect and disconnect a circuit to a common voltage...
Uncore thermal management
A method is described that involves controlling the traffic levels through an uncore to provide thermal management for the uncore. The method including...
Skin temperature of computing device enclosure
A method for controlling outer surface temperatures of a computing device enclosure or case includes operating one or more internal thermal management...
Optimizing and controlling the energy consumption of a building
Described herein are methods and systems, including computer program products, for optimizing and controlling the energy consumption of a building. A computing...
Image forming apparatus having heat generating member into which an
alternating-current waveform corresponding...
Depending on an output impedance of a commercial AC power supply calculated by an output impedance calculating unit, a control unit controls the supply of power...