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...
Flow control device
A flow control device is capable of performing accurate flow control over a wide range of temperatures by using a housing made of resin with superior chemical...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus is provided which shortens the time for image formation, thereby improving the convenience. To achieve this, the control part of the...
Image forming apparatus
In an image forming apparatus, a first abnormality detection portion detects an abnormality in a fixing portion based on a change rate of a temperature detected...
Image forming apparatus and decoloring apparatus
According to one embodiment, an image forming apparatus includes a heating section that heats an image on a sheet formed of decolorable color material; an image...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing member, a pressing member, heat generators, temperature detectors, a power source, and a heat controller. The heat...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a heating element that generates heat, a temperature detector that detects a temperature of the heating element, a resistor...
Method of sensor conditioning for improving signal output stability for
mixed gas measurements
An improved pulse discharge technique is provided which continuously measures a gas sensor's impedance at elevated temperatures. The present invention is...
Temperature measuring device, electric appliance having such a temperature
measuring device and method for...
A temperature measuring device for an electric appliance such as a fryer includes at least one temperature sensor in the form of an electric resistor, to which...
Foreign object detection system and method suitable for source resonator
of wireless energy transfer system
A system and method to detect a foreign object proximate to a source resonator that is part of a wireless energy transfer system. The wireless energy transfer...
Adhesive dispensing device having optimized reservoir and capacitive level
An adhesive dispensing device includes a heater unit for melting adhesive, a fill system communicating with a receiving space for feeding the heater unit, and a...
Process for drying a wet film with control of loss on drying
The invention relates to a process for drying a wet film including the steps of: a) determining a desired loss on drying (LOD) for the wet film; b) determining...
Low vibration cryocooled system for low temperature microscopy and
A vertical support rigidly mounted to a planar base positions and supports a cryocooler expander unit off axis and away from a sample to be examined. The sample...
Refrigerant charging device, refrigeration device and refrigerant charging
An electric valve is provided in a supply pipe. A flow rate control unit controls the degree of opening of the electric valve such that the flow rate in the...
Self generating power generator for cryogenic systems
A cryogenic system to remove energy includes a heat engine to store content at a predetermined temperature; one or more fans to deliver air flow through the...
Portable temperature-controlled water heater
An apparatus and method for portably heating water for the purpose of showering or cleanup. A flow of water, originating from a supply container, is warmed as...
Compensating for sensor thermal lag
A method of compensating for thermal lag in a temperature control system is performed by a controller of the temperature control system. The method includes...
Intelligent HVAC register airflow control system
Intelligent HVAC register is an HVAC register outlet which can control the temperature in a space by operating independently. The Intelligent HVAC register...
Desiccant dehumidification system and method
A system and method for controlling the humidity of an indoor space is disclosed. The system features a desiccant wheel which rotates sequentially through a...
Bearing for a wind turbine
A bearing for a wind turbine, the use of the bearing and a method to control the temperature of the bearing is provided. A bearing for a wind turbine comprises...
Pump fan control circuit and block for truck mountable hydraulic system
A hydraulic fan powered in a branch of a vehicle-carried working load hydraulic circuit helps cool hydraulic fluid in a cooler. A switching block has a bypass...
Ignition timing control device for an internal combustion engine
There is provided an ignition timing control device for an internal combustion engine capable of appropriately performing knock learning by performing knock...
Combustor can temperature control system
The present application provides a fuel delivery system for a combustor with reduced coherence and/or reduced combustion dynamics. The combustor can assembly...
Diesel engine fluid coolant system having a solenoid-powered gate valve
A diesel engine fluid reservoir system having a reservoir of diesel exhaust fluid in thermal communication with a heating element, a first conduit for the flow...
Combined sterilization indicator incubator and reader system
A combined sterilization indicator incubator and reader system, including a sterilization indicator vial containing one of a variety of selected biological...
Thermoviscoelastic system fluid and well treatment method
A thermoviscoelastic system (TVE) fluid useful in a well treatment method can include a hydrophobically-modified polymer and a viscoelastic surfactant (VES) in...
Polyglycolic acid and copolymers thereof from C1 feedstocks
A method of preparing a poly(glycolic acid) (PGA) from the C1 feedstocks carbon monoxide and formaldehyde or its equivalent. By controlling the comonomer feed...
Method for manufacturing stone material using molten slag
A method for manufacturing a reconstituted stone raw material by using a molten slag includes: controlling a temperature of the molten slag at 1400.degree....
Compact, configurable power supply for energizing ozone-producing cells
Improvements in the supply of high-frequency electrical power to ozone-producing cells can be accomplished using the systems and techniques described herein....
Integrated heater on MEMS cap for wafer scale packaged MEMS sensors
A system and method for controlling temperature of a MEMS sensor are disclosed. In a first aspect, the system comprises a MEMS cap encapsulating the MEMS sensor...
Methods and apparatus to chill dispensed beverages in refrigerators
Example methods and apparatus to chill beverages in refrigerators at a faster rate than existing solutions, which use a tank in a refrigerating compartment for...
Dual heat exchanger fuel tank inerting system
A fuel tank inerting system includes a bleed air inlet, a bleed air conditioning system, an air separation module, a nitrogen-enriched air conditioning system,...
Multiple compressor system and method for locomotives
A system and method for maintaining a supply of compressed air on a locomotive. In one embodiment of the invention a compressed air system for a railroad...
Tire pressure detecting module and tire pressure detecting system
comprising the same
Provided are a tire pressure detecting module that simply identifies a position of a tire detecting module to automatically assign the position of the tire...
Dialysis cassettes and related systems and methods
A method that includes conveying overheated dialysate through a cassette in a manner to reduce the temperature of the overheated dialysate, and a dialysis...
Hemodialysis systems and methods
Disclosed are hemodialysis and similar dialysis systems including fluid flow circuits. Hemodialysis systems may include a blood flow path, and a dialysate flow...
Devices and methods for controlling patient temperature
Relatively non-invasive devices and methods for heating or cooling a patient's body are disclosed. Devices and methods for treating ischemic conditions by...
Automatic hydroponic cloning apparatus
This disclosure relates generally to an automatic hydroponic cloning apparatus, more particularly to an automatic hydroponic cloning apparatus to provide a thin...
Auto-compensating temperature valve controller for electro-rheological
fluid micro-channel cooled integrated...
A structure and method of using the structure. The structure including an integrated circuit chip having a set of micro-channels; an electro-rheological coolant...
Cooling device equipped with a thermoelectric sensor
A cooling device of a component includes at least one channel in which a first cooling fluid flows designed to cool a hot area of the component. It further...