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Heating control unit comprising a sensor, ice protection system and method
for controlling a heater
A heating control unit, including a controller housing is provided. The heating control unit includes a microcontroller arranged within the controller housing,...
Systems and methods for reducing temperature in an optical signal source
co-packaged with a driver
Systems and methods for reducing temperature of an optical signal source co-packaged with a driver are provided. An optical transmitter can include a housing....
System and method using temperature tracking for a controlled oscillator
A system using temperature tracking for a controlled oscillator (CO) is provided. The system includes at least one coarse tuning capacitor circuit including a...
Voltage adjustment system with variable resistance connected to the
A voltage adjustment system includes an adjust module, a control module, and a load module. The adjust module includes a voltage converting unit which includes...
Systems and methods for multi-state power management
The present disclosure is directed to a solution providing multi-state power management. In some aspects, the design of the multi-state power management system...
Method and apparatus for controlling abnormal condition in wireless power
A method for controlling an abnormal state of a wireless Power Receiving Unit (PRU) is provided. The method includes measuring a temperature by a period shorter...
Protection circuit, circuit protection method using the same and display
A protection circuit includes: a temperature measuring unit which compares a voltage corresponding to a temperature at each of a plurality of sense points with...
Active cathode temperature control for metal-air batteries
A metal-air battery is disclosed, including a cathode temperature controller that identifies a power-boosted operating temperature at which a projected power...
Temperature control method and battery system
A temperature control method and a battery system create an optimal temperature range for operating a battery. The battery cells of the battery lie in several...
Multi-position batch load lock apparatus and systems and methods including
Various embodiments of batch load lock apparatus are disclosed. The batch load lock apparatus includes a load lock body including first and second load lock...
High throughput heated ion implantation system and method
An ion implantation system has an ion implantation apparatus coupled to first and second dual load lock assemblies, each having a respective first and second...
Semiconductor device having a memory and calibration circuit that adjusts
output buffer impedance dependent...
A semiconductor device having a circuit that selectively adjusts an impedance of an output buffer. A calibration operation can be performed automatically...
Vehicle electric power distribution device
An electric power distribution device sets a first threshold and a second threshold for a threshold temperature of main wires, and sets a third threshold and a...
Temperature correction of an on-chip voltage reference
In an example, a temperature-corrected voltage reference circuit for use in an integrated circuit (IC) includes a voltage reference circuit, a programmable gain...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing member to fix toner to a recording medium, a heating control part to heat the fixing member to a specified...
Image forming apparatus that corrects a temperature of a heater
An image forming apparatus includes a transport unit that transports a recording medium, a forming unit that forms a toner image including a test pattern, a...
Image forming apparatus and method using decolorable ink
An image forming apparatus includes: a first image forming unit which forms a first image on a first recording medium with a first material which is not...
Liquid crystal display device comprising a warm-up configuration and a
normal configuration, motorcycle...
A liquid crystal display device of a motorcycle is configured and arranged to rapidly warm up a liquid crystal panel at cool temperatures, without requiring an...
Thermal interface material handling for thermal control of an electronic
component under test
Thermal interface material handing is described for thermal control of an electronic component under test. In one example, a thermal control unit is adapted to...
Broadband heat pump system
Provided is a broadband heat pump system including: a heat pump module including a plurality of heat pumps that supply hot water with different levels of...
Thermoelectric temperature control unit
A thermoelectric temperature control unit with a first Peltier element and a second Peltier element, each of which has a first surface and a second surface,...
Heating device using photodetector to detect temperature and method for
protecting the same
A heating device includes a housing having a flow channel, a heater disposed in the flow channel, an optical rod, a light guider and a photodetector. The...
Systems and methods for controlling the temperature of a room based on
An environment control system for controlling the temperature in a room, the system comprises a heating and cooling system; a thermostat for monitoring the...
Hydraulic control device and driving force distribution device for
four-wheel drive vehicle provided with the same
The hydraulic control device includes a hydraulic fluid temperature estimation means for estimating the temperature of the hydraulic fluid supplied to the...
Air cycle machine with bearing failure detection
A bearing monitoring system is provided including one or more bearings within a flow passage and a working fluid passing over at least one surface of the...
Electric device including an electric fan and a control unit for
controlling the electric fan
An electric device has a casing with an air-inlet and an air-outlet, a main unit disposed inside the casing, a first temperature sensor for detecting the...
Air intake system hydrocarbon trap purging
Methods and systems for passively purging a hydrocarbon trap in an engine intake in a vehicle are disclosed. In one example approach, a method comprises, in...
Engine combustion control via fuel reactivity stratification
A compression ignition engine uses two or more fuel charges having two or more reactivities to control the timing and duration of combustion. In a preferred...
Electric arc furnace dust recycling apparatus and method
The present technology provides an illustrative apparatus for recycling electric arc furnace (EAF) dust and method of use related to the same. The apparatus has...
Metal-organic framework with optimized open metal sites and pore spaces
for high methane storage at room...
A 3D porous metal-organic framework and method of making are described. In some embodiments, a 3D porous metal-organic framework may be based on a trinodal...
Compositions and methods for completing subterranean wells
Disclosed are compositions and methods for providing fluid-loss control in subterranean wells. Well-completion fluids contain fine particulate additives whose...
Thermally-controlled packaging device and method of making
A phase change device for controlling temperature within a confined environment, comprising a foam material, a phase change material, the phase change material...
Preparation method of zeolitic imidazolate framework-90 in water-based
The present invention provides a preparation method of Zeolitic Imidazolate Framework-90 (ZIF-90) in water-based system, which uses pure water as a solvent, and...
Method and apparatus for manufacturing a nanowire
A method and an apparatus for manufacturing a nanowire are provided. The method for manufacturing a nanowire includes i) providing a source gas into a chamber,...
Temperature-controlled beverage dispenser
A temperature-controlled beverage dispenser is disclosed, which provides a cold plate having disposed therein beverage lines and refrigerant lines. The...
Method of cooling satlet electronics
A method of cooling spacecraft electronics by transferring fuel between two or more satlets is provided. Each satlet's electronics is thermally coupled to the...
Smart transmission shift delay method and system for climate control for a
A method and system for the cancellation of transmission shift delay as a function of an optimum target temperature is disclosed. Once the pre-selected optimum...
Device and method for controlling compressor of vehicles based on
acceleration condition of vehicle
A device and a method for a controlling compressor of vehicles may include a cabin temperature sensor, an outdoor temperature sensor, an evaporator temperature...
Vehicle engine warm-up apparatus
A vehicle engine warm-up apparatus includes a vehicle engine, a heating system, a coolant temperature sensor, a coolant heater and a controller. The vehicle...
Optical scanner and projection apparatus for thermal management of
An apparatus for thermal management of a composite plies and adhesive applied to a repair area on a composite structure uses a combination of an optical scanner...
Centrifuge with compressor motor feedback control device
A centrifuge including: a rotor configured to be driven by a motor and to hold a sample, a centrifuge inverter, a chamber accommodating the rotor, a temperature...
Ablation systems, probes, and methods for reducing radiation from an
ablation probe into the environment
The ablation systems, ablation probes, and corresponding methods according to the present disclosure reduce or eliminate energy radiating from an ablation probe...
Surgical instrument with fiber Bragg grating
A surgical instrument includes an end effector including first and second jaw members movable relative to one another between a first, spaced-apart position and...
Portable heating system and method for pest control
A system for killing pests in an affected area of a structure comprises a heat pump unit placed within an affected area. The heat pump unit comprises an...
System and methods for monitoring leaf temperature for prediction of plant
An apparatus and system for monitoring plant leaves to determine plant water needs and an automated variable-rate irrigation management system which can...
Graphic card with multiple fans and controlling method thereof
A graphic card with multiple fans and a controlling method thereof are provided. In the controlling method, the temperature of a first component and a second...
A lighting device includes a first light source composed of first LEDs each configured to emit light with a first color temperature, a second light source...
Thermal tuning of optical devices
A system of thermally tuning an optical device is described. The system may include an optical device configured to output an optical signal. An amplitude of...
Post fabrication tuning of an integrated circuit
An integrated circuit 2 includes a transistor 26 which has a normal switching speed arising during normal operations of that transistor that apply electrical...
System and method for charging portable electronic devices
A device charging system that uses the fact that individual devices do not need to be continuously charged for an extended charging period in order to be fully...