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Printing apparatus and control method thereof
One aspect of this invention is directed to suitable drive control in accordance with an output from the temperature sensor of a printhead. More specifically, a...
Image data based temperature control of a keyless inker
A method and systems to control the temperature of a Keyless inker for variable data lithography printing. Inker heating elements are adjustable to control ink...
Method and apparatus for adhesive bond curing
Portable apparatus for curing a part includes a wheeled frame having sliding part supports that move the part from a loading position to a curing position. A...
Game control program, game device, and game control method adapted to
control game where objects are moved in...
In a game device, a game control unit arranges an object in a three-dimensional space provided in a game field. A temperature-distribution simulator simulates a...
Apparatus and method of gastric cooling using balloon catheter
A balloon catheter is used in a closed-loop heat exchange system for manipulating the temperature of a patient. The balloon catheter is positioned in the...
Disposable venous tourniquets and methods of use
A disposable tourniquet and its method of use is disclosed. The tourniquet is in the form of a band formed of a thin flexible, non-stretchable material and has...
Hair styling apparatus having hair-protection function
A hair styling apparatus includes a hair-heating device for applying heat to hair. The hair-heating device has a moisture-temperature setting and a ...
Custom-shape wireless dog fence system and method with temperature
compensated crystal oscillator for reduced...
A custom-shaped wireless fence system is provided that contains one or more dogs in a user-defined containment area without the need for a physical fence or...
Lighting control device and method
Embodiments relate to controlling a lighting control according to at least one of received signal strength indication (RSSI) and a preset lighting mode....
Illumination and grow light system and associated methods
An illumination and grow light system and associated methods are provided to produce an emission spectrum which may be optimized for plant response curve, as...
Apparatus and methods for unfreezing vehicle door window from window seal
An apparatus and method for unfreezing a window from a window seal are disclosed. According to some embodiments of the present disclosure, the apparatus...
Motor controller, air compressor, air conditioner, controller of passenger
conveyor and controller of conveyor
Disclosed is a motor control apparatus for controlling a synchronous motor, which includes a receiver section for receiving the value detected by a temperature...
Dynamically modified fan speed table for cooling a computer
A computer program product including computer usable program code embodied on a computer usable medium for controlling a temperature within a computer system...
Monitoring and controlling temperatures in a semiconductor structure
An electronic device includes a semiconductor structure. A first temperature sensor is located at a hot spot of the semiconductor structure and a second...
Multi-step bake apparatus and method for directed self-assembly
A method of forming a patterned substrate includes casting a layer of a block copolymer having an intrinsic glass transition temperature T.sub.g, on a substrate...
Temperature based logic profile for variable resistance memory cells
A data storage device may generally be constructed and operated with at least one variable resistance memory cell having a first logic state threshold that is...
Fully mechanical pneumatic excessive heat or/and fire line-type detector,
and system, methods, applications thereof
A fully mechanical pneumatic line-type excessive heat or/and fire detector, and, system, methods, and applications thereof, for detecting and warning of...
Radio frequency filter
An RF filter comprises a signal transmission path having an input and an output, a plurality of resonant elements disposed along the signal transmission path...
Memory control apparatus, memory system, information processing system,
and memory control method
A memory control apparatus includes a temperature obtaining unit, a priority determination unit, and a write processing unit. The temperature obtaining unit is...
Thermostatic mixing valve
A thermostatic mixing valve includes a mixing slide arranged between two seats for mixing fluids at different temperatures and capable of flowing between the...
System and method for using ramped setpoint temperature variation with
networked thermostats to improve efficiency
The invention comprises systems and methods for ramping setpoints on thermostats controlling HVAC systems. At least one thermostat is located inside a structure...
Image forming apparatus and control method for confirming a paper rolling
state of a fusing device
An image forming apparatus and a control method thereof in which occurrence or removal of a paper rolling state in a fusing device is judged based on...
A detector comprises a housing (1), a pyroelectric array sensor (2) mounted within the housing, a heater (4) associated with the pyroelectric array sensor, and...
Apparatus for monitoring the process performance of a laser system with a
power optical fiber
The present invention relates to an apparatus for monitoring the process performance of a laser system with a high-power optical fiber cable (3), specifically...
Modification of a spatial temperature profile along a heat exchanging
arrangement of a thermal energy storage...
A thermal energy storage and recovery device is disclosed which includes (a) an arrangement having first and second ends, the arrangement is configured for...
Method and apparatus for thermal control of ion sources and sputtering
A method and apparatus are disclosed for controlling a semiconductor process temperature. In one embodiment a thermal control device includes a heat source and...
Thermo-electric cooling system and method for cooling electronic devices
A thermo-electric cooling (TEC) system is presented for cooling of a device, such a laser for example. The TECT system comprises first and second heat pumping...
Linear reset providing adaptive response and control action reversal of
An HVAC system for controlling the temperature and humidity of air supplied to a comfort zone includes a heater and a cooler operating concurrently. In response...
LED illuminator apparatus, using multiple luminescent materials dispensed
onto an array of LEDs, for improved...
An LED array includes three or more strings of bare LEDs mounted in close proximity to each other on a substrate. The strings of LEDs emit light of one or more...
Temperature-controllable pipe suitable for offshore applications
A flexible pipe which can be heated efficiently, and may therefore be used for conveying oil in cold regions, is provided. The pipe comprises in order from...
Thermostatic bypass valve with a unique valve seat
A fluid control thermostatic valve contains thermally responsive wax. As temperature rises, the wax expands thus pushing a deformable member up a confined path...
Method for controlling lubrication of a gear unit and a gear unit
A method for controlling lubrication of a gear unit, where the lubrication method of the gear unit is changed between circulating lubrication and splash...
Method and apparatus for controlling start-up of internal combustion
The internal combustion engine (1) has a throttle (23) for controlling an intake air amount and performs start-up through cranking. As the cranking is...
Vehicular vibration damping control device and vehicle mounted with
vibration damping control device
A vehicular vibration damping control device that performs vibration damping of pitch/bounce vibrations of a vehicle through drive output control includes a...
Method and controller for detecting ice
An example method of aircraft engine control includes detecting a difference between a temperature detected by a first temperature sensor and a temperature...
Ammonia storage set-point control for selective catalytic reduction
A system includes an injector control module and an SCR optimization module. The injector control module controls an amount of ammonia (NH.sub.3) stored in a...
Control apparatus of internal combustion engine
An SCR system (8) is arranged in an exhaust path (4) of an internal combustion engine (2) to which the invention is applied, and a particulate filter (14) is...
Washing machine and control method thereof
A washing machine and a control method therefore are disclosed. The washing machine includes a cabinet (10); a tub (100) fixed to the cabinet (10); a drum (300)...
Smokeless propellant composition containing bismuth-based compound and
method of preparing the same
A smokeless high-energy solid propellant composition, which contains a bismuth-based compound as a combustion improver and exhibits a low pressure exponent, and...
Pulsating heat pipe spreader for ink jet printer
An inkjet printhead includes multiple inkjets arranged in a jetstack of the printhead. Each inkjet includes an inkjet nozzle and an actuator that controllably...
Reactor temperature control using probability distribution
Embodiments of the present invention generally relate to temperature control of a reactor using probability distribution of temperature measurements. In one...
A pellet mill is disclosed having a ring die and a powered extrusion roll with external bearings. The ring die may be powered or free rotating. Pressure and...
Device and method for cooktop fire mitigation
A device for limiting the temperature of cookware on a cooktop to a threshold level that corresponds to an oil ignition temperature. The device includes a...
Medical probe and method of using same
The present invention resides in one aspect in a device for monitoring luminal esophageal temperatures in a patient. The device includes a probe adapted to be...
Distribution pad for a temperature control system
A system includes an air distribution pad and an air distributor. The air distribution pad is adapted to fit substantially on an upper bed surface of a mattress...
Method and apparatus for measuring injection energy of organic light
emitting diode display
A method is used for measuring injection energy associated with an organic light emitting diode display device. The method includes disposing the display panel...
Solid-state lighting control with dimmability and color temperature
A dimming and CCT tuning system comprises a controller and multiple LED-based lighting devices. Each lighting device comprises a control circuit, at least two...
Temperature foldback circuit for LED load control by constant current
An apparatus includes an input node, a light-emitting diode (LED) string to receive a current from the input node, a voltage divider to output a control...
Efficient illumination system for legacy street lighting systems
An LED lamp for outdoor and large space lighting, particularly for streets, warehouses car parks and the like, is adapted for fitting into legacy light fittings...
Cooking temperature and power control
A system and method for controlling the power delivered to cookware by a power control system that comprises a heating control user interface that is set by the...