|| List of recent Arrays-related patents
|Grip force sensor array for one-handed and multimodal interaction on handheld devices and methods|
Aspects of the disclosure relate to a handheld device equipped with arrays of force sensors located along both sides of the device that can provide a novel user interface for operating the device. The sensors can be configured to recognize various grip patterns, gestures, and biometric information of a user operating the device.
|Adaptive raid for an ssd environment|
A system and method for adaptive raid geometries. A computer system comprises client computers and data storage arrays coupled to one another via a network.
|Hardware de-convolution block for multi-phase scanning|
Apparatuses and methods of hardware de-convolution for multi-phase scanning of a touch arrays are described. One apparatus includes a memory device configured to store a capacitance map including convolved capacitance data.
|Imaging mass analysis data processing method and imaging mass spectrometer|
If spatial measurement point intervals in imaging mass analysis data of two samples to be compared are different and the degrees of spatial distribution spreading of substances are compared, one of the data is defined as a reference, the measurement point intervals in the other of the data are redefined so as to be equalized to the reference, and a mass spectrum at each virtual measurement point set as a result of the redefinition is obtained through interpolation or extrapolation based on a mass spectrum at an actual measurement points. If the arrays of the m/z values of mass spectra are different for each sample, the m/z value positions of the mass spectrum in one of the data are defined as a reference, and the intensity values corresponding to the reference m/z values are obtained through interpolation or extrapolation for the mass spectrum of the other of the data..
|Intravascular electrode arrays for neuromodulation|
A neuromodulation catheter positionable within a blood vessel for transvascular nerve stimulation includes a catheter body and an electrically insulative substrate carried at a distal end of the catheter body. A distal end of the substrate includes a plurality of laterally spaced-apart fingers.
|Impedance monitors, electrode arrays and methods of use|
A portable bioelectric impedance monitor for monitoring extracellular fluid levels includes a tetrapolar electrode array lead with four electrodes arranged sequentially and axially along the lead, and circuitry coupled with the at least four electrodes configured to measure bioelectric impedance extracellular fluid in a human subject at a frequency of less than 15 khz. The electrodes are adhered to a human subject/patient on the patient's torso or one of the patient's limbs.
|Detection of nucleic acid reactions on bead arrays|
The present invention is directed to methods and compositions for the use of micro sphere arrays to detect and quantify a number of nucleic acid reactions. The invention finds use in genotyping, i.e.
|Immunohistochemistry detection method|
The invention provides compositions and methods for the detection of targets in a sample; in particular, an immunohistochemistry (ihc) sample. Probes and detectable labels may be provided in multiple layers in order to increase the flexibility of a detection system, and to allow for amplification to enhance the signal from a target.
|Broadband sensor location selection using convex optimization in very large scale arrays|
Systems and methods are provided to determine a subset of d microphones in a set of n microphones on a perimeter of a space to monitor a target location. The space is divided into l interference locations.
|Tilted detector array for medical imaging systems including computed tomography|
A medical imaging system can include a frame that has a bore that has a central longitudinal axis that intersects a target area for imaging, and a radiation source to emit radiation in radial directions towards the target area to form a fan or cone of emitted radiation that irradiates a cross-section of the target area with respect to the longitudinal axis. The system can include one or more detector arrays including a plurality of detector segments that extend along a detector axis that extends in a direction that is effectively parallel to the longitudinal axis, such that radiation emitted from the radiation source passes through the target area and is incident on one or more of the detector segments.
|High speed signaling techniques to improve performance of integrated circuits|
Techniques are presented to improve the performance, accuracy and power consumption of on-chip voltage biasing and transmission for highly loaded rc networks (such as wordlines or bitlines in nand or 3d memory arrays) that are otherwise limited by the physics of rc time constant. When transitioning the near-end voltage of the network, an under-drive or over-drive level is applied, combined with feedback control to estimate when the far-end voltage approaches the desired level..
|Lithographic apparatus, device manufacturing method, and method of applying a pattern to a substrate|
A lithographic apparatus includes at least one image alignment sensor for receiving radiation projected from an alignment mark on a reticle. Processor processes signals from the sensor(s) to resolve spatial information in the projected alignment mark to establish a reference for measuring positional relationships between a substrate support and the patterning location.
|Color filter substrate for display device integrated with touch screen and method for fabricating the same|
A color filter substrate for a display device includes a first protection layer on a plurality of touch sensing electrodes and touch driving electrode arrays; a bridge on the first protection layer and connecting the plurality of touch sensing electrodes; a second protection layer on the bridge; a black matrix on the second protection layer; a color filter layer on the black matrix, wherein the plurality of touch sensing electrodes include a first mesh pattern formed by crossing of first metal lines, the plurality of touch driving electrode arrays include a plurality of second mesh patterns formed by crossing of second metal lines, wherein the black matrix is formed at regions corresponding to the first and second metal lines, and wherein a line width of the black matrix is equal to or greater than each of the metal lines forming the first and second mesh patterns.. .
|Projection type video display|
A projection type video display includes a light source controller and a light amount detection sensor. The light source controller controls currents so as to sequentially turn off a plurality of leds forming each of led arrays, detects a change in output light amount before and after each of the plurality of leds turn off by the light amount detection sensor to detect an abnormal turning-on of each of the leds, and performs control so as to interrupt a current supply to the led in which an abnormal turning-on has been detected..
|Uniform signals from non-uniform patterns of electrodes|
Apparatuses and methods of sense arrays with non-uniform patterns are described. One capacitive-sense array includes a first set of electrodes and a second set of electrodes.
|System and methods for extracting correlation curves for an organic light emitting device|
A system for compensating the input signals to arrays of pixels that include semiconductor devices that age differently under different ambient and stress conditions. The system creates a library of compensation curves for different stress conditions of the semiconductor devices; identifies the stress conditions for at least a selected one of the semiconductor devices based on the rate of change or absolute value of at least one parameter of at least the selected device; selects a compensation curve for the selected device based on the identified stress conditions; calculates compensation parameters for the selected device based on the selected compensation curve; and compensates an input signal for the selected device based on the calculated compensation parameters..
|Multiple beam formation for rf chip-based antenna array|
A method for selectively performing beam formation using a rf chip-based antenna array is described. The method includes determining whether to use a plurality of antenna arrays in one or more common carrier substrates in either a single group or a plurality of groups.
|Linear faraday induction generator for the generation of electrical power from ocean wave kinetic energy and arrangements thereof|
Various embodiments of permanent magnetic arrays are disclosed. Such arrays include a central support tube; permanent magnets arranged along the central support tube, where the permanent magnets are oriented such that like poles of the magnets are placed adjacently to concentrate a magnetic field in a direction perpendicular to an axis of the central support tube; and pole pieces arranged along the central support tube, each pole piece in contact with two neighboring permanent magnets and separating those two neighboring permanent magnets..
|Optimal trajectory control for llc resonant converter for led pwm dimming|
Pulse width modulation is provided for controlling a resonant power converter, particularly for dimming of light emitting diode arrays without loss of efficiency. Dynamic oscillation due to the beginning of a pulse width modulated pulse burst is limited by shortening of the first and/or last pulse of a pulse bust such that the first pulse of a subsequent pulse burst close to or to connect with a full load steady-state voltage/current trajectory of the power converter.
|System and method for fabricating a body part model using multi-material additive manufacturing|
A method for physically reconstructing a body part using multi-material additive manufacturing includes receiving image data of the body part in the form of arrays of voxels, each array of voxels representing image data pertaining to cross-section of the body part, translating the image data in the arrays of voxels to printable bitmap images representing combinations of modeling materials for reconstructing the body part, and dispensing the combinations of modeling materials responsive to the bitmap images in a layerwise manner.. .
|Fan out integrated circuit device packages on large panels|
A method of manufacturing an integrated circuit package. The method comprises providing a carrier substrate having a planar surface.
|Integrated avalanche photodiode arrays|
The present disclosure includes devices for detecting photons, including avalanche photon detectors, arrays of such detectors, and circuits including such arrays. In some aspects, the detectors and arrays include a virtual beveled edge mesa structure surrounded by resistive material damaged by ion implantation and having side wall profiles that taper inwardly towards the top of the mesa structures, or towards the direction from which the ion implantation occurred.
|Gas sensors and methods of preparation thereof|
Embodiments of the present disclosure include sensors, arrays of conductometric sensors, devices including conductometric sensors, methods of making conductometric sensors, methods of using conductometric gas sensors, methods of enhancing sensor response with light, and the like.. .
|Video on demand service method using solid state drive|
Disclosed is a vod service method using an ssd which can greatly reduce an occupancy rate of a cpu by loading packets to be transmitted on a plurality of packet arrays and allocating cpu sessions in the unit of loaded packet groups, and accordingly enable a vod service to be performed at a high speed. According to the vod service method using the ssd, it is possible to greatly reduce the occupancy rate of the cpu by loading packets to be transmitted on the plurality of packet arrays and allocating cpu sessions in the unit of loaded packet groups, and thus to provide the vod service at a high speed..
|Data storage architecture extension system and method|
A data storage architecture extension (dax) system and method that daisy-chains multiple sata disk drive storage elements to allow a single host bus adapter (hba) to view the daisy-chain as one logical sata disk drive is disclosed. The system/method may be broadly described as comprising a pass-thru disk drive controller (ptddc) further comprising a pass-thru input (pti) port, disk drive interface (ddi) port, and pass-thru output (pto) port.
An epicyclic gearing has a plurality of planet gears arranged about a transmission axis so as to form two arrays symmetrical with respect to a plane orthogonal to the transmission axis; the gearing has a body which, on one side, is adapted to be connected to a rotating member and, on the other side, is coupled to a ring; the ring has a plurality of relatively thin plate sectors and a plurality of pins, which extend in cantilever fashion and in opposite directions from the plate sectors and each support a respective planet gear; coupling between the aforesaid body and the ring defines at least one degree of freedom in rotation about a radial axis to allow a relative movement under load between the two components.. .
|Ferrule assemblies, connector assemblies, and optical couplings having coded magnetic arrays|
Ferrule assemblies having at least one coded magnetic array are disclosed. In one embodiment, a ferrule assembly includes a ferrule body having a coupling surface and a coded magnetic array having a plurality of magnetic regions.
|Optical couplings having coded magnetic arrays and devices incorporating the same|
Optical couplings for making and optical connection between one or more devices are disclosed. In one embodiment, an optical coupling includes a coupling face, an optical interface within the coupling face, an optical component positioned within the optical interface, and at least one coded magnetic array.
|Defringing raw images|
This disclosure pertains to novel devices, methods, and computer readable media for performing color defringing on image data. In photography, particularly raw images, different artifacts can affect the quality of the edges of objects in the image.
|Fully automated system and method for image segmentation and quality control of protein microarrays|
A system for providing fully automated image segmentation and quality control of a protein array with no human interaction is presented. The system includes a memory and a processor configured by the memory.
|Method and apparatus for processing signals of a spherical microphone array on a rigid sphere used for generating an ambisonics representation of the sound field|
Spherical microphone arrays capture a three-dimensional sound field (p(Ωc, t)) for generating an ambisonics representation (anm(t)), where the pressure distribution on the surface of the sphere is sampled by the capsules of the array. The impact of the microphones on the captured sound field is removed using the inverse microphone transfer function.
|Adaptive vibration damping mechanism to eliminate acoustic noise in electronic systems|
A system to eliminate acoustic noise caused by a first mlcc (multi-layer ceramic capacitor) array positioned on a pcb (printed circuit board) is disclosed. The first mlcc array generates a first vibration responsible for the acoustic noise in response to receiving a varying input voltage.
|Base station apparatus and transmission method|
The present disclosure provides a method of generating codebook in a wireless communication system with multiple antenna arrays, as well as a wireless communication system, base station and terminal using the codebook for communication. The method comprises steps of: providing a basic codebook which contains multiple pre-coding matrices; and assigning phase offsets to certain pre-coding matrices in the basic codebook to form a codebook with phase offset.
|Dual-tier wireless communication system|
Systems and methods for communicating data over a dual-tier wireless communication system are provided. A dual-tier wireless communication system comprises an upper tier cell-free large-scale antenna system including a plurality of service-antennas distributed in a designated coverage area for providing wireless access service to mobile terminals, and a lower tier of one or more concentrated large-scale antenna system arrays arranged within a plurality of cells of the designated coverage area for providing backhaul service to the plurality of service-antennas.
|Multimode seismic survey system|
A multimode seismic survey system is disclosed where seismic information for a given seismic survey is read out by different seismic units using different modes. Such multimode systems encompass hybrid arrays where information is read out via different output modes for a single seismic event, and other multimode arrays where seismic information is read out via different modes for different seismic events.
|Multimode seismic unit and associated methodology|
A multimode seismic unit can selectively operate in any one or more of multimode readout modes. In one embodiment, a multimode seismic unit (1600) includes a physical mode selector switch (1602).
|Techniques for reducing disturbance in a semiconductor memory device|
Techniques for reducing disturbance in a semiconductor memory device are disclosed. In one particular exemplary embodiment, the techniques may be realized as a semiconductor memory device having reduced disturbance.
|Scalable floating body memory cell for memory compilers and method of using floating body memories with memory compilers|
A floating body sram cell that is readily scalable for selection by a memory compiler for making memory arrays is provided. A method of selecting a floating body sram cell by a memory compiler for use in array design is provided..
|Color imaging element|
A single-plate color imaging element configured by disposing color filters on pixels formed with photoelectric conversion elements, where the first filters are arranged along at least a diagonal line of the sub arrays, one or more of the second filters corresponding to each color of the second color are arranged in the horizontal and vertical directions of the array of the color filters in a basic array pattern, the basic array pattern being repeatedly arranged in the horizontal direction and the vertical direction in the array of the color filters, and corresponding to arbitrary 2n×2n pixels included in the array of the color filters, and the m is set to such a value that one or more of the first filters are arranged in horizontal, vertical, diagonal upper right and diagonal lower right directions of the array of the color filters.. .
|System and methods for extracting correlation curves for an organic light emitting device|
A system determines the efficiency degradation of organic light emitting devices (oleds) in multiple array-based semiconductor devices having arrays of pixels that include oleds. The system determines the relationship between changes in an electrical operating parameter of the oleds and the efficiency degradation of the oleds in each of the array-based semiconductor devices, uses the determined relationship for a selected one of the array-based semiconductor devices to determine the efficiency degradation of the oleds, and compensates for the efficiency degradation.
|Imaging radar sensor with synthetic enlargement of the antenna aperture and two-dimensional beam sweep|
A device and a method for determining the position of an object, in particular of a moving object, in a three dimensional space is made available. Here the device comprises at least two switchable transmitting antenna arrays having different vertical beam alignments and a number of receiving antennas arranged in a row.
|Switch disconnect circuit for solar arrays|
A module for connecting (or coupling) and disconnecting (or decoupling) a photovoltaic panel (pv) to and from other pv panels in a string of pv panels. The module may include first circuitry for detecting when a voltage output by the pv panel (vpanel) collapses, and second circuitry for disconnecting the pv panel from the panel string while preventing a transistor switching device (e.g.
|Wafer-level array cameras and methods for fabricating the same|
A wafer-level array camera includes (i) an image sensor wafer including an image sensor array, (ii) a spacer disposed on the image sensor wafer, and (iii) a lens wafer disposed on the spacer, wherein the lens wafer includes a lens array. A method for fabricating a plurality of wafer-level array cameras includes (i) disposing a lens wafer, including a plurality of lens arrays, on an image sensor wafer, including a plurality of image sensor arrays, to form a composite wafer and (ii) dicing the composite wafer to form the plurality of wafer-level array cameras, wherein each of the plurality of wafer-level array cameras includes a respective one of the plurality of lens arrays and a respective one of the plurality of image sensor arrays..
|Spiral biasing adaptor for use in si drift detectors and si drift detector arrays|
A drift detector array, preferably a silicon drift detector (sdd) array, that uses a low current biasing adaptor is disclosed. The biasing adaptor is customizable for any desired geometry of the drift detector single cell with minimum drift time of carriers.
|System and method for engaging a plurality of fans|
A system and method for engaging fans is disclosed. The system may include a notification system, a plurality of camera arrays and a plurality of rig servers, a venue server and a virtual server that stores the new files from the venue server.
|Ballistic effect compensating reticle and aim compensation method with sloped mil and moa wind dot lines|
A dynamic ballistic effect compensating reticle and an aim compensation method for use in rifle sights or projectile weapon aiming systems includes a multiple point elevation and windage aim point field including a primary aiming mark indicating a primary aiming point adapted to be sighted-in at a first selected range (e.g., 200 yds) and a plurality sloped secondary aiming point arrays beneath the primary aiming mark. The method for compensating for a projectile's ballistic behavior while developing a field expedient firing solution permits the shooter to express the field expedient firing solution in units of distance, (e.g., yards or meters, when describing or estimating range and nominal air density ballistic characteristics), and angular offset of azimuth (e.g., mils or moa) for crosswind jump corrected windage hold points..
|Dynamic arrays and overlays with bounds policies|
Systems and methods are provided for writing code to access data arrays. One aspect provides a method of accessing a memory array.
|Non-invasive segmentable three-dimensional microelectrode array patch for neurophysiological diagnostics and therapeutic stimulation|
Implementations disclosed herein provide for a microneedle electrode system comprising a microneedle electrode patch connected to external electronics. The microneedle electrode patch comprises a first flexible substrate having a plurality of conductive pads disposed thereon, a plurality of three-dimensional, individually addressable microneedle electrode arrays where each array has a plurality of microneedles extending from an upper surface thereof and a lower surface adapted to contact a corresponding one of the plurality of conductive pads disposed on the first substrate, and a second flexible substrate having a plurality of openings defined therein dimensioned to accommodate at least a portion of the upper surface of the microneedle electrode array from which the microneedles extend.
|Systems, methods, and devices having stretchable integrated circuitry for sensing and delivering therapy|
System, devices and methods are presented that integrate stretchable or flexible circuitry, including arrays of active devices for enhanced sensing, diagnostic, and therapeutic capabilities. The invention enables conformal sensing contact with tissues of interest, such as the inner wall of a lumen, a the brain, or the surface of the heart.
|Multiplexed microarray assembly and method for fabricating a multiplexed microarray|
Multiplexed microarrays, multiplexed microarray cassettes, and methods for fabricating multiplexed microarrays are disclosed. In some embodiments, the multiplexed microarrays include a substrate, a chamber layer, and at least one channel layer.
|3' biased detection of nucleic acids|
The invention provides materials and methods for the detection of nucleic acid expression via the 3′ portion of expressed sequences. Embodiments of the invention include the use of microarrays comprising nucleic acid probes that are complementary to the 3′ end of expressed sequences and by the use of quantitative pcr (q-pcr) based amplification of sequences found at or near the 3′ end of expressed sequences.
|Molecular constructs for differentiating a target molecule from an off-target molecule|
Molecular constructs, populations thereof, arrays, compositions, methods and kits for differentiating a target molecule from an off-target molecule are provided.. .
|Methods and compositions for species-specific kinome microarrays|
A method of preparing a species-specific phosphorylation site peptide array for a target organism comprising: a) selecting a plurality of known non-target organism (nto) phosphorylation site sequences and cognate known nto phosphorylation polypeptide sequences from one or more nto, each of the known nto phosphorylation site sequences comprising at least 5 residues and less than 30 residues; b) identifying a matching target organism (to) phosphorylation site sequence and cognate to phosphorylation polypeptide sequence for one or more of the known nto phosphorylation site sequences; c) determining the matching to phosphorylation site sequences that correspond to orthologue polypeptides of the cognate known nto phosphorylation polypeptide sequences; d) selecting the matching to phosphorylation site sequences determined to correspond to orthologue polypeptides for inclusion on the array; wherein the matching to phosphorylation site sequences that correspond to orthologue polypeptides are determined by calculating, for each matching phosphorylation site sequence identified in b), a similarity value between the to phosphorylation polypeptide sequence corresponding to the to phosphorylation site sequence and a to polypeptide sequence matching the cognate known nto polypeptide sequence.. .
|Method and apparatus for enhancing vortex pinning by conformal crystal arrays|
Disclosed is a method and apparatus for strongly enhancing vortex pinning by conformal crystal arrays. The conformal crystal array is constructed by a conformal transformation of a hexagonal lattice, producing a non-uniform structure with a gradient where the local six-fold coordination of the pinning sites is preserved, and with an arching effect.
|Base pad having touch sensing capabilities|
An advanced baseball training base pad for repetitive teaching of proper base running is disclosed. Generally, the optimum pace to contact a base while rounding bases is the inside corner; therefore, sensors configured to the base pad provide indication/feedback to a user as to the part of the base pad being contacted.
|Method of fabrication of an array of graded refractive index microlenses integrated in a imager sensor|
Methods and devices that incorporate microlens arrays are disclosed. An image sensor includes a pixel layer and a dielectric layer.
|Aligned arrays of nanorods, and methods of making and using them|
Described are methods for the assembly of monolayer, bilayer, or multi-layer structures composed of homogenous rod-like molecules and particles. Included are methods for tuning physical properties of the mono-or multi-layered structures by changing ionic conditions and the size or concentration of polymer used for self-assembly..
|Methods and apparatus for using syntax for the coded_block_flag syntax element and the coded_block_pattern syntax element for the cavlc 4:4:4 intra, high 4:4:4 intra, and high 4:4:4 predictive profiles in mpeg-4 avc high level coding|
There are provided methods and apparatus for using syntax for the coded_block_flag syntax element for the cavlc 4:4:4 intra, high 4:4:4 intra, and high 4:4:4 predictive profiles in mpeg-4 avc high level coding. An apparatus includes an encoder (100) for encoding image data into a resultant bitstream in accordance with an encoding profile that encodes a sample of the image data such that the sample includes two chrominance arrays and a luminance array.
|Wireless array device and system for managing wireless arrays having magnetometers|
A wireless array for providing access to a network is provided. The wireless array includes at least two transceivers in signal communication with a client.
|Acquisition system and method for blended seismic data|
System, medium and method for de-blending seismic data. The method for acquiring blended seismic data associated with a subsurface of the earth includes receiving coordinates of a sail line associated with first and second shot point locations; towing first and second source arrays in water along the sail line; shooting the first and second source arrays with a constant delay parameter so that a seismic trace recorded by a seismic sensor has at least a first uncontaminated portion that includes seismic energy generated substantially only by one of the first and second source arrays and a second portion that includes seismic energy generated by both the first and second source arrays; and recording blended seismic data generated by the first and second source arrays with the seismic sensor..
|Distributed sub-page selection|
Described are dynamic, random-access memories (dram) architectures and methods for subdividing memory activation into fractions of a page. Circuitry in support of sub-page activation is placed in the intersections of local wordline drivers and sense-amplifier stripes to allow independent control of adjacent arrays of memory cells without significant area overhead..
|Memory arrays and methods of forming electrical contacts|
Some embodiments include methods of forming electrical contacts. A row of semiconductor material projections may be formed, with the semiconductor material projections containing repeating components of an array, and with a terminal semiconductor projection of the row comprising a contact location.
|Illumination apparatus and inspection apparatus|
The element lenses in each lens array are arranged such that a boundary between the element lenses adjacent to each other radiates from a rotation center of the lens array and a direction in which the element lens of one of the lens arrays traverses the optical axis of the laser beam is orthogonal to a direction in which the element lens of the other lens array traverses the optical axis of the laser beam.. .
|Methods and apparatus for light field projection|
In exemplary implementations of this invention, light from a light field projector is transmitted through an angle-expanding screen to create a glasses-free, 3d display. The display can be horizontal-only parallax or full parallax.
|Efficient 2d adaptive noise thresholding for video processing|
Various embodiments of the present disclosure provide techniques for performing video denoising (vdn). An adaptive noise threshold is dynamically determined and used to distinguish between frame to frame differences in pixel values that relate to image motion from those differences that relate to noise.
|Broadband non-foster decoupling networks for superdirective antenna arrays|
A four port antenna decoupling network which has only two negative capacitors and four or more positive capacitors and a method of improving low frequency receiving performance of two element and four element antenna arrays using one or more wideband decoupling circuits wherein each of said wideband decoupling circuits contain a maximum of two non-foster components, the two non-foster components preferably simulating negative capacitors.. .
|Rf mems isolation, series and shunt dvc, and small mems|
The present invention generally relates to an architecture for isolating an rf mems device from a substrate and driving circuit, series and shunt dvc die architectures, and smaller mems arrays for high frequency communications. The semiconductor device has one or more cells with a plurality of mems devices therein.
|Radio-frequency coil arrays and methods of arranging the same|
In accordance with various embodiments, a radio frequency (rf) coil array for use in a magnetic resonance imaging (mri) system includes at least first and second rf coils. Each of the rf coils have a main body loop configured to at least one of transmit or receive rf energy at an operating imaging frequency in connection with acquiring mri image data for an mri system.
|Interdigitated multiple pixel arrays of light-emitting devices|
The present invention discloses a plurality of interdigitated pixels arranged in an array, having a very low series-resistances with improved current spreading and improved heat-sinking each pixel is a square with sides of dimension 1. The series resistance is minimized by increasing the perimeter of an active region for the pixels.
|Multipass rotary shear comminution process to produce corn stover particles|
A process of comminution of corn stover having a grain direction to produce a mixture of corn stover, by feeding the corn stover in a direction of travel substantially randomly to the grain direction one or more times through a counter rotating pair of intermeshing arrays of cutting discs (d) arrayed axially perpendicular to the direction of corn stover travel.. .
|Hardware acceleration of short read mapping for genomic and other types of analyses|
A scalable fpga-based solution to the short read mapping problem in dna sequencing is disclosed which greatly accelerates the task of aligning short length reads to a known reference genome. A representative system comprises one or more memory circuits storing a plurality of short reads and a reference genome sequence; and one or more field programmable gate arrays configured to select a short read; to extract a plurality of seeds from the short read, each seed comprising a genetic subsequence of the short read; for each seed, to determine at least one candidate alignment location (cal) in the reference genome sequence to form a plurality of cals; for each cal, to determine a likelihood of the short read matching the reference genome sequence in the vicinity of the cal; and to select one or more cals having the currently greater likelihood of the short read matching the reference genome sequence..