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Method to control electronic expansion valve
A vapor compression refrigeration cycle system includes a compressor and an electronic expansion valve connected between first and second refrigerant ports of a...
Method of operating an evaporator assembly with a fan controller
A method of operating an evaporator assembly in which a refrigerant is circulatable to transfer heat out of air in a housing. The evaporator assembly includes a...
Water heater having a waterway changeover control apparatus and method for
operating the same
A water heating system and method of operating the same. The system includes a first water heater having a first heating source of a first type. The system...
Gas regulator fitting
A gas regulator fitting is to be devised that prevents distortions of the temperature value to be regulated caused by ambient temperature fluctuations....
Method for reducing volatile organic compounds from gases with
A method to minimize the formation of volatile organic compounds by using an emission control flare stack in line with a gas coming from a source; mixing...
A flexible pipe of multilayer structure which comprises the following layers, from the inside to the outside: an interior lining; an inner reinforcement layer;...
Backup lubrication system for a rotor bearing
A pressurized backup lubricant reservoir (36) with a lubricant line (31) to a rotor bearing (21). A control valve (43) on the backup lubricant line is normally...
Method and system for power generation
A method of power generation, including: igniting a biomass boiler; starting a solar concentrating collector; measuring water temperature t3 at water outlet...
Wind turbine and method for heating a component in a wind turbine
A wind turbine has a nacelle wherein a component is equipped with a first temperature sensor for detecting a temperature of the component, a second temperature...
Ignition apparatus, internal-combustion engine, ignition plug, plasma
equipment, exhaust gas degradation...
An ignition apparatus comprising a microwave device emitting microwave into a combustion/reaction field to increase temperature of a mixture, and create a...
Engine control apparatus for a vehicle and vehicle incorporating same
An engine control apparatus includes a control unit configured to perform a feedback control based on a second amount of intake air until a engine speed reaches...
Device for detecting particulate matter in exhaust gas
Disclosed is an abnormality determination device capable of checking for abnormal particulate matter detection by a particulate matter detection sensor. The...
Multi-leg exhaust aftertreatment system and method
An exhaust aftertreatment system for treating exhaust flow from an internal combustion engine, and associated method, allows for independent control of exhaust...
System for controlling temperature of subsea equipment
An underwater assembly includes a flow control device and an actuator coupled to the flow control device, where the actuator is configured to actuate the flow...
Home appliance including steam generator and controlling method of the
Embodiments may relate to a home appliance, more specifically, to a washing apparatus having a steam generator and a controlling method of the same and...
Manufacturing apparatus and method for semiconductor device
There is provided an apparatus for manufacturing a semiconductor device including a chamber in which a wafer is loaded; a gas supply mechanism for supplying...
Plasma processing apparatus and sample stage
A plasma processing apparatus includes a metallic basic material arranged in a sample stage, a dielectric film of dielectric material disposed on an upper...
Wear resistant vapor deposited coating, method of coating deposition and
A low friction top coat over a multilayer metal/ceramic bondcoat provides a conductive substrate, such as a rotary tool, with wear resistance and corrosion...
Low sulfur nickel-base single crystal superalloy with PPM additions of
lanthanum and yttrium
A single crystal casting having substantially improved high-temperature oxidation resistance, hot corrosion (sulfidation) resistance, and resistance to creep...
System and method for processing an input fuel gas and steam to produce
carbon dioxide and an output fuel gas
A method and system for processing an input fuel gas and steam to produce separate CO.sub.2 and output fuel gas streams. The method comprises the steps of using...
Controlled rheology formulations containing high melt strength
polypropylene for extrusion coating
A process of extruding a blend of an irradiated first propylene polymer and a non-irradiated second propylene polymer, where the first propylene polymer...
Process for producing ethanol by hydrogenation with carbon monoxide
A process for produce ethanol by hydrogenation acetic acid and/or esters thereof is disclosed. The process involves reacting hydrogen feed stream with an acetic...
Heated inflation system
A heated inflation system for an inflatable device on an aircraft is provided. The heated inflation system includes an inflation cylinder configured to hold a...
Methods, apparatus, and systems for controlling an initial line width of
radiation curable gel ink
A radiation curable ink initial line width control system includes a print head that deposits radiation curable ink to form as-deposited ink lines on a...
Polishing apparatus having substrate holding apparatus
A polishing is used for polishing a substrate such as a semiconductor wafer to a flat mirror finish. The polishing apparatus includes a polishing table having a...
Flow cell with a temperature-control chamber
A flow cell with a temperature-control chamber for holding a fluid, the temperature of which is to be controlled, whose boundary wall is formed at least...
An object of the present invention is to provide a golf ball with an improved controllability by enhancing a dry spin rate and wet spin rate in a so-called...
Method and apparatus for treating waste involving control of energy input
to assure sterilization
The present invention is a method and apparatus for controlling the processing solid waste material in a vessel during a processing cycle, including: (1)...
System and method for cooling of a heated surgical instrument and/or
surgical site and treating tissue
A cooling system for a surgical handpiece may provide fluid flow to the surgical tip and to the internal electronic components to prevent temperatures that may...
Method and apparatus for heating up integrated circuits
Aspects of the disclosure provide an integrated circuit (IC) chip that includes a heating element and a heating control circuit. The heating element is...
Imaging apparatus and method of calculating color temperature
A control unit calculates the color temperature using at least a first visible light signal and a near-infrared signal when the amount of the near-infrared...
Method for operating an electric motor
A method for operating an electric motor which is used as an electric servo drive in an electronic power steering system of a motor vehicle for power assistance...
Control system for a sealed coolant flow field fuel cell power plant
having a water reservoir
The system (10) controls at least one of a pressure of the reactant streams (16A, 16B) within at least one of an anode flow field (28) and a cathode flow field...
Power supply voltage regulating apparatus, integrated circuit, and
A power supply voltage regulating apparatus includes: a reference voltage generating circuit that generates a reference voltage; an operational amplifier that...
Unified and flexible control of multiple data center cooling mechanisms
Techniques are described for controlling the climate in a data center. Using the input of an administrator, multiple desired attributes of a data center (e.g.,...
Image forming apparatus with rotational speed control unit for fixing
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing member; a pressing member; a first temperature detection unit for detecting a temperature of the fixing member; a...
Control system and method for heating an oxygen sensor
A control system includes a temperature determination module and a heater control module. The temperature determination module determines a temperature of an...
Thermostat failure judgment device
A failure judgment device for a thermostat 16 arranged in a circulation passage 13 of cooling water 12 in an engine 1 includes a water-temperature sensor 18 for...
Sensor arrangement for light sensing and temperature sensing and method
for light sensing and temperature sensing
A sensor arrangement for light sensing and temperature sensing comprises a first sensor input (1) for connecting a temperature sensor (11) and a second sensor...
Automatic ice making machine
An automatic ice making machine is provided that is capable of modifying an amount of feeding water depending on a temperature of makeup water. The automatic...
Modified heat chamber and method to improve heat cycle efficiency using
The present invention relates to improvements in the art of operating large heat chambers so as to reduce both the time and the cost required for heating...
Current control via speed control for driving screw compressor under cold
When starting a screw-type air compressor in sub-zero conditions, current spikes are mitigated by detecting an over-current condition and/or a below-threshold...
Fuel control systems and methods for cold starts of an engine
A control system includes a starter control module, a mode setting module, a fuel pressure control module, and a fuel control module. The starter control module...
Exhaust treatment methods and systems
A control method for an exhaust treatment system is provided. The method includes: selectively determining a fluid state from a plurality of fluid states based...
Seal gas monitoring and control system
A monitoring and control system for a seal gas supply system for a non-contacting gas seal. The supply includes several gas conditioning elements or units. The...
Silica container and method for producing the same
A method for producing a silica container having a rotational symmetry includes forming a preliminarily molded article by feeding a powdered substrate's raw...
Variable camber airfoil system
A system for varying a camber of an airfoil may include an airfoil having an upper surface and a lower surface meeting to form a leading edge and a trailing...
Methods and systems for controlling catalyst temperature
Systems and methods for improving operation of a hybrid vehicle are presented. In one example, operation of a driveline disconnect clutch is based on...
Method of heating a preform, a driving arrangement, a preform heating
system and a computer program
The invention describes a method of heating a preform (1) characterized by a radius (R), a material thickness (t), and a material absorption spectrum, which...
Method for producing strain induced austenite
This disclosure relates to shape memory alloys which have been subjected to a thermal and mechanical treatment to increase the austenite start temperature...