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Switching circuit protector
A switching circuit protector switches a semiconductor device (11) provided in a switching circuit connecting a power supply (VB) to a load (RL), from a PWM...
Various embodiments of the disclosure relate to an optical system that includes a base unit and one or more cartridges that are removably attachable to the base...
Semiconductor structure with stress-reducing buffer structure
A semiconductor structure comprising a buffer structure and a set of semiconductor layers formed adjacent to a first side of the buffer structure is provided....
Method for manufacturing solar cells, attenuating lid phenomena
To reduce degradation, by the LID effect, of the conversion efficiency of photovoltaic cells made of crystalline silicon, one or more steps of controlled...
Method for controlling processing temperature in semiconductor fabrication
A method for controlling processing temperature in semiconductor fabrication is provided. The method includes detecting temperature in a first chamber...
Counter based design for temperature controlled refresh
A DRAM includes: a temperature sensor for monitoring a temperature operating condition of the DRAM; and a binary counter coupled to the temperature sensor, for...
Display device and controlling method thereof for outputting a color
temperature and brightness set
A display device and an operating method thereof are provided. In the operating method of a display device, an input image is received externally. A first type...
Continuously monitored core temperature sensor and method
A system that provides notice of a lost signal. A wireless device and a control device employ radio frequency identification (RFID) technology, which uses radio...
Input device with a customizable contour
Certain embodiments of the invention include an input device (e.g., a computer mouse) including a processor, a housing including a top side, the housing...
System and method for managing energy consumption in a compute environment
A system, method and non-transitory computer readable storage medium are disclosed for managing workload in a data center. The method includes receiving data...
Overcurrent detection of load circuits with temperature compensation
An improved current limiting circuit including a switch having a first terminal and a second terminal, the first and second terminal configured to connect a...
Temperature feedback control system for dynamic voltage frequency scaling
The present invention applies to the field of integrated-circuit control, and provides a temperature feedback control system and method for DVFS (Dynamic...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes paper trays to contain and feed a recording sheet on which a toner image is transferred; status sensors to detect a storage...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus having the same
A fixing device includes a fixing unit configured to fix an image on a sheet with heat when the sheet passes through a nip formed in the fixing unit, a...
Fixing device and fixing temperature control method of fixing device
According to one embodiment, a fixing device includes determination means for determining the size of an image forming area of a medium, heating means for...
Measurement devices and measurement methods for power consumption
A measurement device is provided. The measurement device comprises a power controller, a detector, a temperature sensor, and a processor. The power controller...
Measurement process of minimum miscibility pressure (MMP) and critical
points of a gas in crude oils or binary...
The present invention provides a new process of the transitiometric scanning technique to determine in an experimental way the minimum miscibility pressure of...
Microsensor for mercury
Methods and devices for detecting a concentration of one or more element in hydrocarbon and/or natural gas in an oil and gas field application. The device...
X-ray fluorescence spectrometer comprising a temperature sensor, two
external-air fans, and a circulation fan
An X-ray fluorescence spectrometer includes: an X-ray source which irradiates a sample with primary X-rays; a light condensing device which condenses the...
Apparatus and method for generating light pulses from LEDs in optical
absorption gas sensors
An optical absorption gas sensor for detecting an analyte gas comprises a gas sample receiving chamber, at least one light emitting diode (LED) and a photodiode...
Methods and devices for measuring core body temperature
A core body temperature measurement device includes a plurality of electronic temperature sensors (12, 12f, 12b, 132) operatively coupled with or near a surface...
Apparatus for interrogating distributed stimulated Brillouin scattering
optical fibre sensors using a quickly...
Device for measuring the distribution of strain and/or temperature along an optical fiber through the analysis of the stimulated Brillouin scattering,...
Substrate temperature adjusting method and a method of changing the
temperature control range of a heater in a...
A method which changes the temperature control range of a heater of a substrate processing apparatus. The temperature control range of a heater is changed or...
Hydronic building systems control
Controlling heating and cooling in a conditioned space utilizes a fluid circulating in a thermally conductive structure in fluid connection with a...
Controlled cooling of an electronic system for reduced energy consumption
Energy efficient control of a cooling system cooling an electronic system is provided. The control includes automatically determining at least one adjusted...
Device for controlling the temperature of objects
A temperature-controlling tunnel is accommodated in a housing and defines at least one tunnel portion, which comprises at least one air outlet and at least one...
Refrigerator with adjustable storage space
An inner volume adjustment assembly using a sliding panel to adjust volumes of a refrigerating space and a freezing space of a refrigerator. The sliding panel...
The present invention relates to a reagent refrigerator which comprises a reagent refrigerator compartment including reagent storing trays; an upper housing a...
Air conditioning apparatus
An air conditioning apparatus has a refrigerant circuit made up of plural indoor units connected to an outdoor unit, and the air conditioning apparatus has a...
HVAC fan controller
An integrated efficient fan controller circuit device for controlling a fan of a heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) system, comprising an...
Heat pump hot-water supply system
A heat pump hot-water supply system includes a heat pump hot-water supply device, a storage tank for storing hot water obtained by operating the heat pump...
Method and system for detecting PHEV EVAP system recirculation tube
A method for detecting blockage within a recirculation tube of the evaporative emission control system of a PHEV measures the rise in interior temperature of a...
Diesel engine control apparatus
An object is to provide a diesel engine control apparatus configured to evaluate the activation state of a SCR catalyst at high accuracy by means other than the...
Control apparatus for general purpose machine
In an apparatus for controlling a general purpose engine having a choke valve, a choke valve opening/closing mechanism, a choke valve opening regulating...
Motor vehicle cooling device
A cooling device for a motor vehicle, including a cooling circuit configured to cool an engine assembly using a liquid coolant circulated by at least one...
Climate controlled portable dwelling and method of use
The present invention relates generally to climate control systems directed to regulating the ambient temperature within a portable dwelling, and more...
Process for producing multicrystalline silicon ingots by the induction
method, and apparatus for carrying out...
An apparatus and continuous stable process for producing multicrystalline silicon ingots with large cross-sections by an induction method, by maintaining...
Bioreactor system for three-dimensional tissue stimulator
A bioreactor system for growing and conditioning tissue for research and implantation in a human or animal body is disclosed which includes one or more tissue...
Detection of icing conditions on an aircraft
A controller for determining when icing conditions are present on an outside surface of an aircraft may include a first input receiving a moisture condition on...
Enhanced drivability for a hybrid vehicle in cold climate
A diesel fuel control system is provided for a hybrid electric vehicle. The system may include a control unit and an ambient air temperature sensor connected to...
Recording medium heating apparatus and system including the recording
medium heating apparatus
A recording medium heating apparatus includes a plurality of heat rollers disposed in a feeding path of a recording medium and having respective heating units;...
Method and system of controlling heating current for hot wire processes
A system and method for controlling heating current for hot-wire processes in any of brazing, cladding, building up, filling, hard-facing overlaying, welding,...
Wire electric discharge machining apparatus and cooling control device
The present invention includes a post-cooling temperature sensor that measures a temperature of the machining fluid immediately after being cooled by a cooling...
Method of hot-press forming enabling hardness control
A hardenable steel sheet is treated with press-forming by means of a die. The method is comprised of: heating the steel sheet to a temperature of an Ac.sub.3...
Integrated perfusion device
An integrated perfusion apparatus or device for use in e.g. extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, cardiopulmonary bypass, or isolated organ or limb perfusion,...
Monitoring the cooling of subcutaneous lipid-rich cells, such as the
cooling of adipose tissue
A system and method of monitoring, controlling and/or detecting events during the removal of heat from subcutaneous lipid-rich tissue is described. In some...
Cryogenic treatment systems
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...
Support cushions and methods for controlling surface temperature of same
A support cushion for providing individualized heating and cooling to a user resting on the support cushion is provided. The support cushion includes a body...
Method of controlling adsorption heat pump, information processing system,
and control device
There are provided: a flow-rate adjustment unit capable of individually adjusting the flow rates of a heating medium to be supplied to a plurality of electronic...
High intensity LED illumination device with automated sensor-based control
A lighting system includes an external sensor that is configured to measure a characteristic value of light received from the lighting system in a location of...