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Method and system for operating a solar steam system during
A solar energy system can be controlled during periods of reduced insolation. For example, one or more environmental condition sensors can detect environmental...
Control device for internal combustion engine
An engine includes variable valve mechanisms and a variable compression ratio mechanism. An ECU executes temperature balance control when a fuel-cut operation...
Method for automatic closed-loop control of one or more combustion
temperatures in a gas turbine installation...
The invention relates to a method for automatic closed-loop control of one or more combustion temperatures in a gas turbine installation, having the following...
Turbine component cooling with closed looped control of coolant flow
A gas turbine engine has, in flow series, a compressor section, a combustor, and a turbine section. The engine further has a cooling system which diverts a...
Valve assembly and method for high temperature engines
Valve assembly and method in which a valve member is connected to an elongated lever arm for controlling communication between two chambers in an engine. The...
Systems and methods for cold startup of rankine cycle devices
A Rankine cycle device includes a heat exchanger for supplying heat to a working fluid and an expansion device for expanding the working fluid. A valve is...
Combined cycle power plant with flue gas recirculation
An exemplary system method for the operation of a CCPP with flue gas recirculation to reduce NOx emissions and/or to increase the CO2 concentration in the flue...
Determination of dryness of textiles in a dryer
A dryer monitor detects when textiles in a dryer are dry, detects when textiles in a dryer are overdry, and/or may count dryer cycles. The dryer monitor...
Preparation method of silver nano-structure for surface enhanced, raman
scattering substrate and silver...
A preparation method of silver nanostructure for use as substrate of surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS), which can ensure the `hot spot`, which provides...
Conjugated microporous macromolecule catalyst complexed with cobalt,
preparation and use thereof
Disclosed are a type of catalyst which can catalyze the ring-addition reaction of CO.sub.2 and an alkylene oxide at 0.about.180.degree. C. under 0.1.about.8.0...
Process and plant for sludge hygienization treatment
A sludge treatment plant includes an extended floor with a work surface for receiving a mass of spread-out sludge and a movable carriage positioned transversely...
Fire detection system
A fire detection system for an aircraft, freight transportation vehicle or freight storage facility comprises one or more RFID tags associated with one or more...
Electro-hydraulic steering control system
A steering control system includes a steering circuit, a primary control circuit and a redundant control circuit. The primary control circuit includes primary...
Control apparatus of hybrid vehicle
The control apparatus of the present invention is applied to a hybrid vehicle having an internal combustion engine that is capable, during operation, of...
Intelligent tire inflation and deflation system apparatus
An intelligent tire pressure management system capable of real-time tire pressure monitoring, vehicle load detection, and automatic tire inflation and deflation...
Die cast part of a die casting mold and corresponding die casting device
The invention relates to a die cast part (8, 9, 10, 11, 12) of a die casting mold (5, 6, 7), having at least one first component (13, 15, 17, 19, 21) comprising...
Method for contamination prevention in fluid storage tank requiring
temperature control, and device therefor
A method and a plant for preventing contamination of a fluid in a fluid storage tank with a liquid cooling or heating medium is provided. In a method of...
System for protecting tissue in the treatment of eyes
To protect tissue in the treatment of an eye (3) with a focused pulsed laser beam (21) generated by a laser system (2), e.g. a femtolaser system, operating data...
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...
Test jig for ablator
In techniques for testing and calibrating an ablator, a tissue probe emulator is connectable to a tissue ablator being tested. The emulator includes a...
Packaged terminal climate unit for pest control
In certain embodiments, a packaged terminal device for killing pests in an affected area includes a housing configured to be positioned at least partially...
Passively controlled smart microjet cooling array
An impingement cooling system for cooling electronic components includes a nozzle array having a plurality of nozzles in fluid communication with a source of...
Color temperature controlled and low THD LED lighting devices and systems
and methods of driving the same
The purposes of the devices described herein are to provide an LED lighting device capable of efficiently and economically emitting light having a selectable...
Method for controlling an HVAC system using a proximity aware mobile
A mobile wireless device (e.g. smart phone) may be used to remotely control an HVAC system. A program code stored in the memory of the mobile wireless device...
Mobile device with operation for modifying visual perception
Embodiments disclosed herein are directed to a lighting system for modifying visual perception of an image. In one embodiment, the lighting system includes a...
Duplexer with active temperature compensation
Embodiments disclosed herein relate to programmable duplexers. The frequency pass band of the programmable duplexer is changed according to a selection of a...
Method of optimising input components
A method of controlling a current flowing through a component of a drive comprising the steps of: estimating the current flowing through a component; estimating...
Current controller and protection circuit
A current controller for generating a control signal which controls supply current flowing from a power source to a load includes an interface circuit which...
Battery temperature control device
Even when temperature sensors (12, 13) used in a device for warming a battery (1) being not in use by using a battery-driven heater (2) have failed, the battery...
Battery system and driving method thereof
A battery system capable of cooling overheated battery packs among a plurality battery packs each mounted in a battery case by measuring temperatures of the...
Power generation control device and power generation control method for
A power generation control device 3 for a fuel cell 1 of the present invention comprises: a target generated power calculating unit 31 configured to calculate...
Fuel cell system and method of operating the same
A fuel cell system and a method of operating the same. The fuel cell system in particular includes an air discharge part provided on the anode of a fuel cell,...
Shaping ReRAM conductive filaments by controlling grain-boundary density
Filament size and shape in a ReRAM stack can be controlled by doping layers of a variable-resistance stack to change the crystallization temperature. This...
Method of improving substrate uniformity during rapid thermal processing
Methods for controlling substrate uniformity in a thermal processing chamber include a measuring process to provide temperature-related quantities across a...
Microwave plasma discharge lighting system with adjustable color
A plasma lighting system includes a magnetron configured to generate microwaves, and a bulb filled with a main dose and an additive dose. The main dose and the...
Showerhead electrode assembly in a capacitively coupled plasma processing
A showerhead electrode assembly for use in a capacitively coupled plasma processing apparatus comprising a heat transfer plate. The heat transfer plate having...
Temperature dependent voltage to unselected drain side select transistor
during program of 3D NAND
Techniques are provided for reducing program disturb in a 3D memory device. The techniques include compensating for a temperature dependence of program disturb....
Voice coil motor temperature sensing circuit to reduce catastrophic
failure due to voice coil motor coil...
An electrical circuit includes: a controlled switch; one or more temperature sensors in thermal contact with the controlled switch; and a control unit...
Image display device
The white balance for a high brightness region and a low brightness region is improved in an image display device using MEMS and a laser light source. An image...
A sensor for detecting fingerprints is provided having first and second substrates, a two-dimensional array of sensing elements formed on the first substrate,...
Methods and systems for remotely monitoring and controlling HVAC units
Systems, methods, and medium remotely monitor and control heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) units. The method includes receiving by a processor...
System and method for using a wireless device as a sensor for an energy
The invention comprises systems and methods for detecting the use of networked consumer electronics devices as indications of occupancy of a structure for...
Automated water temperature control system
A system of thermally activated feedback control valves and thermally activated sensors to provide heated fluid within a desired temperature range which...
Electronic mixing valve in standard hot water heater
A hot water heater includes a hot water tank having a cold water inlet line and a hot water outlet line, an electronically controlled mixing valve fluid coupled...
Temperature control based on energy price
A system is disclosed comprising memory configured to store a temperature value based on a cost of a given energy resource, wherein the cost-based temperature...
Image processing apparatus, non-transitory computer readable medium, and
image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes an image forming section that includes a fixing device, a power supply controller that controls the fixing device to a...
Image forming apparatus
In accordance with one embodiment, an image forming apparatus comprises a heating member configured to heat a recording medium, on the surface of which a toner...
Image heating apparatus having fixing member and supplying cooling air to
a non-sheet-passing area for cooling...
The image heating apparatus heats a toner image beard on a recording material while conveying the recording material at a nip portion, and includes: a heater; a...
Window blind solar energy management system
Disclosed is a window blind solar energy management system for capturing solar energy to manage illumination and temperature within a defined space. Blinds...
Method for a gas chromatograph to mass spectrometer interface
A method of operating a gas chromatograph-mass spectrometer (GC-MS) comprising a GC column for separating analytes of a sample, a GC oven and a mass...