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Carrier, two-component developer using the same, and image-forming
apparatus using said developer
The present invention provides a carrier for a two-component electrophotographic developer, comprising a core particle and a thermoset silicone resin layer...
Method and device to measure temperature of a prismatic cell of automotive
Apparatuses and methods of use are provided that include a battery cell comprising a flexible resistive thermal device. The resistive thermal device includes a...
Method for making a high-protein dairy product
A dairy-based yogurt product having a protein level above 15%, sometimes more than 25%, with a smooth and rich texture and no grittiness. The yogurt product...
Microtiter plate temperature control
The present invention provides methods and apparatus for efficiently providing accurate temperature control of a microtiter cold plate and precise alignment of...
Process for producing silica-based fine particle dispersion sols,
silica-based fine particle dispersion sol,...
Provided are silica-based fine particle dispersion sols, processes for producing the sols, coating compositions containing the dispersion sol, curable coating...
Method for processing air
A method and apparatus for processing air. The apparatus comprises an air separation module, a first input, a first output, a second output, and a flow control...
Power regulated medical underskin irradiation treatment system for manual
A system and method for controllably releasing radiation in percutaneous radiation treatment is provided. In a preferred embodiment, a laser is coupled to an...
Powdered fuel conversion systems and methods
The burner preferably exclusively burns substantially explosible solid fuels and preferably has instant ON-OFF thermostat control, wastes no energy preheating...
Control apparatus for electric oil pump
A temperature range in which an electric oil pump to supply oil to a vehicle drive system can start is enlarged to enhance an effective use degree, enhance a...
Ratio meter of a thermal sensor
A ratio meter includes a converter circuit, a first counter, a delay circuit, and a second counter. The converter circuit is configured to receive a...
Temperature detecting device, electro-optic device and electronic
A control unit sets a time interval for measuring a temperature of a liquid crystal panel as a first time interval (1 second), and thereafter measures the...
Multiple layer structures for void control in ink jet printers
Approaches to remove bubbles from ink in an ink jet printer are described. Bubble removal may be implemented using a membrane disposed along an ink flow path....
Controlled cooling of print media for a printing system
Systems and methods control the rate of cooling of a print media downstream of a drying process. One embodiment comprises a printing system. The printing system...
Sealed document preparation system
There is provided a temperature detection unit 28 configured to detect an activation condition temperature that is the condition temperature causing activation...
System and method for reducing mineral buildup on drift eliminators of a
An apparatus directed to reducing mineral buildup on drift eliminators of a cooling tower, using a control unit to selectively irrigate the drift eliminators...
Rotor configuration for reaction drive rotor system
A rotor system is disclosed for a reactive drive rotary wing aircraft. Apparatus and methods are disclosed for maintaining the rigidity of the rotor and...
Method and system for pre-ignition control
Methods and systems are provided for addressing pre-ignition that may be induced in response to actions taken to mitigate a cylinder misfire. An amount of...
Frequency locking of resonators for improved temperature control of
A precision gyroscope includes a gyroscope, means for receiving an external clock reference, and circuitry coupled to the means for receiving the external clock...
Systems and methods of determining a quality and a quantity of a fluid
A system for sensing a fluid. The system including a fixed object; a first transducer generating a first sound wave in a horizontal direction and to detect a...
Method for manufacturing grain-oriented silicon steel with single cold
The invention provides a method for producing grain-oriented silicon steel with single cold rolling, comprising: 1) smelting, refining and continuous casting to...
Separation method and apparatus
Separation method and apparatus for separating a gaseous mixture, for example, air, in a cryogenic rectification plant in which a compressed stream is divided...
Temperature control system with thermoelectric device
Certain disclosed embodiments pertain to controlling temperature in a passenger compartment of a vehicle. For example, a temperature control system (TCS) can...
Method of controlling a thermal energy harvesting system
A method of controlling an energy harvesting system that converts excess thermal energy into mechanical energy and includes a Shape Memory Alloy (SMA) member,...
Hydraulic working machine
An exhaust gas temperature raising processing system, which increases a load acting on an engine to raise the exhaust gas temperature, includes an electric...
Automotive user interface for a ventilation system of a motor vehicle
An automotive user interface for controlling the temperature, the distribution and of the air flow rate in a ventilation system of a motor vehicle. The...
Control device for internal combustion engine
A control apparatus for an internal combustion engine having a means for performing a model calculation to calculate, as an exhaust temperature calculation...
Load control for a machine with a dual path electronically controlled
A method of managing engine load by adjusting the pump and motor displacements of a dual path electronically controlled hydrostatic transmission utilizes the...
Electrical appliance energy consumption control
A power control system that includes a plurality of electrical appliances and a controller. Each of the electrical appliances includes an energy storage device...
Model based system and method for estimating parameters and states in
temperature controlled spaces
A method for estimating a heating/cooling load of a zone within a building may include determining a measured parameter from the zone, generating a reduced...
Controller for a machine tool for executing tapping
A controller (10) for a machine tool (18) for tapping by a main shaft and a feed shaft, comprising an identifier unit (12) for identifying an index of the size...
Cook flash temperature optimization
The present invention provides novel techniques for controlling the output of a distillation sub-process by controlling, using model predictive control, the...
Methods and apparatuses for remodeling tissue of or adjacent to a body
Medical devices and methods for making and using the same are disclosed. An example method may include a method for treating tissue near a body passageway using...
Image forming apparatus and method of forming an image
An image forming apparatus includes: a fixing member; a moving section that moves the fixing member in a sheet width direction; a temperature detection section...
Fusing device, image forming apparatus, and method of controlling fusing
pressure in a fusing device
A fusing device has a heater, a fusing rotary member heated thereby, a pressing rotary member in contact with the fusing rotary member to form a fusing nip, an...
Signal transmission device
A signal transmission device drives a light-emitting element and outputs an optical signal depending on a data signal from an electronic device. The device...
Decoy system, notably for improvised explosive devices
The decoy system, notably for terrestrial mines or improvised explosive devices, includes: a means of producing heat energy including an air or water boiler, a...
Heat sink thermal press for phase change heat sink material
Methods of and apparatuses for electronic board assembly are provided. The apparatus can comprises one or more thermal heads controlled by a programmable logic...
Systems and methods for providing temperature stability of acousto-optic
beam deflectors and acousto-optic...
The invention provides a method of laser processing with a thermally stabilized acousto-optic beam deflector. The method includes the steps of: generating a...
Method and system for monitoring and controlling a glass container forming
The present invention relates to a method and system for monitoring and controlling a glass container forming process. The radiation emitted by each hot glass...
Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus using same
Provided is an optical scanning device including a light source, a deflector, a scanning lens, a synchronizing sensor, a sensor lens and a control unit. The...
Method and apparatus for automatic down-hole asset monitoring
A method and apparatus for automatic down-hole asset monitoring is provided that monitors tagged down-hole assets wherein the assets travel into and out of an...
Thermal controller for semiconductor switching power devices
A thermal controller for driving a gate control unit of a gate-driven semiconductor switching device, the thermal controller comprising a junction temperature...
Apparatus and method for testing electronic devices
An apparatus for testing electronic devices, having a test head coupled to at least one immovably mounted test socket, a positioning device for positioning the...
System for thermal control of red LED(s) chips
A light emitting diode assembly includes a first light emitting diode disposed on a first substrate and a second light emitting diode disposed on a second...
Induction heat cooking device
An induction heat cooking device is provided that finishes preheating in a short time and maintains the temperature obtained at the finish of the preheating....
Heated or cooled dishware and drinkware
An actively heated mug, travel mug, baby bottle, water bottle or liquid container is provided. The mug, travel mug, baby bottle, water bottle or liquid...
Universal synthetic lubricant additive with micro lubrication technology
to be used with synthetic or miner...
It is known by the inventor that a universal synthetic lubricant additive that can greatly enhance the performance standards of existing lubricants, petroleum...
Automated method for making a shutter with a wood grained appearance
A method for creating a wood like appearance on a synthetic shutter using a sales client device, a network, computer instructions for creating a work order, a...
According to the invention glyceryl monostearate and a polymeric binder are employed as a spheronising aid in the manufacture of pharmaceutical spheroids...
Articles for tissue regeneration with biodegradable polymer
The invention is to articles made from extracellular matrix sheets that encase biodegradable polymeric material. Methods of healing wounds or regenerating...