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Image heating apparatus moving mechanism configured to move urging roller
configured to urge cleaning web...
An image heating apparatus includes: a heating member; a collecting member; a cleaning web; an urging roller; a moving mechanism configured to move the urging...
Wavelength-locking a ring-resonator filter
In an optical device, a ring resonator, having a resonance wavelength, optically couples an optical signal that includes a wavelength from an input optical...
A column oven that may enable a heat block to provide the best temperature distribution, and increase temperature evenness of a column is provided. In a column...
System for tracking and testing generator sets used in conjunction with
temperature controlled containers
A generator set system for use with a refrigerated shipping container, the generator set system including a prime mover, a generator coupled to the prime mover,...
Adiabatic scanning calorimeter
The present invention generally relates to an adiabatic scanning calorimeter for simultaneous measurements of the temperature dependence of heat capacity and...
Unified cooling in multiple polyolefin polymerization reactors
A system and method for a polyolefin reactor temperature control system having a first reactor temperature control path, a second reactor temperature control...
Method and apparatus for liquefying a hydrocarbon stream
Method and apparatus for liquefying a hydrocarbon stream. A liquefaction system comprises at least an NGL recovery system 12, a main refrigerant circuit 42 and...
High performance refrigerator having sacrificial evaporator
A high performance refrigerator includes a cabinet with a refrigerated interior and a refrigeration fluid circuit having first and second evaporators located...
Refrigerator and controlling method of the same
The temperatures in a refrigerating chamber and freezing chamber are monitored with sensors. An amount of change in a refrigerating chamber temperature, or an...
Method and device for heating and cooling
Method and device for storing thermal energy in, and recapturing thermal energy from, respectively, an underground energy storage (1), having at least four...
Water heater control using external temperature sensor
A system for controlling a water heater that operates according to a voltage supply includes a temperature sensor, mounted on at least one of a temperature and...
System and method for maintaining air temperature within a building HVAC
A system and method for conditioning air is provided. A building has a hot water source and a cold water source. The system includes at least one...
Temperature control outlet device
A temperature control outlet device including a body, a faceplate and an outlet assembly inside the body; the outlet assembly includes a valve connected to the...
Thermally response controlled gap seal device
A controlled gap seal device is adapted to surround a shaft with an annular seal element. A ring is positioned on an outer surface of the seal element, the ring...
Hall-effect motor in which the temperature of the cathode-heating device
A Hall effect thruster including: a discharge channel with an open downstream end; a cathode situated outside the discharge channel; an injector system...
Fuel ignition systems with voltage regulation and methods for same
Embodiments of ignition systems, apparatus, and/or methods can provide exemplary voltage control or regulation for a voltage used for flame detection as well as...
Methods and systems for boost control
Methods and systems are provided for varying a proportion of compressed air recirculated to a compressor inlet from a location downstream of the compressor and...
Exhaust gas recirculation cooler protection system and method
A system and method of operating an exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) system of a vehicle includes controlling an EGR valve actuable between an EGR enabled...
Variable compression ratio V-type internal combustion engine
The present variable compression ratio V-type internal combustion engine is a variable compression ratio V-type internal combustion engine which joins cylinder...
Turbocharger compressor temperature control systems and methods
A control system for a vehicle includes a target boost module and a turbocharger control module. The target boost module determines a target boost for first and...
System and method for controlling dosing in selective catalytic reduction
An engine assembly includes an exhaust system having a first SCR catalyst, a second SCR catalyst in fluid communication with the first SCR catalyst, and an...
Air start steam engine
A method and system using at least two different working fluids to be supplied to an expander to cause it to do mechanical work. The expander is started by...
Tip clearance control device
A tip clearance control device adapted to control the clearance of a rotating aerofoil structure with a surrounding casing portion, and a method of controlling...
Formation testing planning and monitoring
An example method comprises collecting formation temperature data along a wellbore extending into a subterranean formation, determining test operating parameter...
Multifunctional restrictive valve
A multifunctional restrictive valve for controlling the flow of water therethrough. The valve has a main body with a flow channel through the main body. The...
Methods of making optical fiber with reduced hydrogen sensitivity
A method of making optical fibers that includes controlled cooling to produce fibers having a low concentration of non-bridging oxygen defects and low...
Strut length and pressure regulation system
A strut length and pressure regulation system is disclosed. The system may regulate the length of a strut by controlling the amount of gas in the strut. The...
Method for controlling the temperature of a vehicle with at least a
partial electric drive, vehicle and...
A method for controlling the temperature of a vehicle with at least a partial electric drive while the vehicle is connected to a charging station includes...
Power system of electric vehicle, electric vehicle comprising the same and
method for heating battery group of...
A power system of an electric vehicle, an electric vehicle including the power system and a method for heating a battery group of the electric vehicle are...
Method of controlling the pressure of a fuel system of a hybrid vehicle
A method of controlling pressure of a fuel system of a hybrid vehicle including an engine fed with fuel stored in a tank made of plastics material, and an...
Hot-melt adhesive temperature control method, applicator therefor, and
Bookbinding apparatus adhesive applicator accurately, briefly controls adhesive temperature to a set value by selecting, in accordance with adhesive initial...
Tire vulcanizing method, and tire vulcanizer
A tire vulcanizing method reduces consumption energy and increases productivity of vulcanization. This method involves supplying an inert gas to an internal...
Methods and apparatus for adjusting blood circulation
A method and device for increasing blood flow by applying positive pressure to extremities of a mammal and/or controlling the temperature of the mammal. The...
Helical air distribution system
A self-contained helical air distribution system for the body of an individual which can distribute air over both the chest and back of the individual, the...
Three dimentional induction rethermalizing station and control system
A rethermalizing station includes a well defined by an exterior wall, a food pan configured to be inserted into the well and to hold a food item, a first...
Tephritid control system
A system for controlling tephritid fruit flies, comprising a first lure module for attracting tephritid fruit flies to eat a toxicant and a second cooling...
Electronic device and light-emitting module
A light-emitting module includes at least one first light-emitting component, at least one second light-emitting component, a first driving component, a second...
System and method for monitoring temperatures of and controlling
multiplexed heater array
A system for measuring temperatures of and controlling a multi-zone heating plate in a substrate support assembly used to support a semiconductor substrate in a...
Video camera with temperature sensor
A video camera includes a first temperature sensor, a control logic circuit, a main system, a heating module, a fan and a power supply. After the power supply...
Thermally isolated multi-channel transmitter optical subassembly and
optical transceiver module including same
A thermally isolated multi-channel transmitter optical subassembly (TOSA) may be used in a multi-channel optical transceiver. The multi-channel TOSA generally...
Optical branching device, optical amplification apparatus, and optical
An optical branching device includes: a Faraday rotator capable of controlling polarized wave of input light based on a change of a magnetic flux density...
Fuel cell system
A fuel cell system includes a fuel cell, a fuel gas supply channel, a fuel off-gas discharge channel, an oxidant gas supply channel, an oxidant off-gas...
Methods of synthesizing thermoelectric materials
Methods for synthesis of thermoelectric materials are disclosed. In some embodiments, a method of fabricating a thermoelectric material includes generating a...
Apparatus and methods for continuous flow synthesis of semiconductor
Apparatuses and methods for synthesizing nanoscale materials are provided, including semiconductor nanowires. Precursor solutions include mixed reagent...
Cooling device, cooling-control method, and storage having program stored
A first cooling unit is provided for an exothermic member and has a capability of cooling the exothermic member to a temperature less than an ambient...
Controllable long term operation of a nuclear reactor
Exemplary embodiments provide automated nuclear fission reactors and methods for their operation. Exemplary embodiments and aspects include, without limitation,...
Data strobe to data delay calibration
A method and apparatus for performing a data strobe-to-data delay calibration is disclosed. In one embodiment, a data strobe signal, along with data, is...
Garbage collection based on temperature
A storage device made up of multiple storage media is configured such that one such media serves as a cache for data stored on another of such media. The device...
Multi-use segments of touch screen control
A display category icon displayed on the display screen is provided in a first segment location, the category icon including one of time, day, temperature,...
Intuitive thermal user interface
An electronic device that provides thermal feedback to a user is described. In particular, when the user provides a setting via tactile interaction with a...