|| List of recent Control Unit-related patents
| Information processing apparatus|
An information processing apparatus of the present application includes a drawing unit that draws a line on an image in a drawing area displayed in a fixed mode, which displays an image by fixing a position of the image; a judgment unit that judges whether a position of the line during drawing by the drawing unit is positioned on a boundary indicating the drawing area; a mode switching unit that switches from the fixed mode to a predetermined mode other than the fixed mode in a case in which the position during drawing is judged as being positioned on the boundary indicating the drawing area by the judgment unit; and a display control unit that executes control to display the image based on the mode switched by the mode switching unit.. .
| Cursor control|
Certain embodiments provide a computer system for controlling the movement of a displayed cursor, the computer system comprising: a first display region; a second display region; a user input unit configured to measure movements made by a user in association with the user input unit and to output corresponding movement signaling; a vision tracking unit configured to determine a direction in which a user is looking and to output corresponding view-direction signaling; and a cursor control unit arranged to select one of the first display region and the second display region as a selected display region based on the view-direction signaling associated with the vision tracking unit and to control a cursor to move within the selected display region based on the movement signaling associated with the user input unit.. .
| Information processing device, method for controlling information processing device, program and information recording medium|
A focus part of an object is displayed in an actual display area, which is a part of a display target area set within a window that is visible on a screen, without changing the size of the focus part and the layout of the display object. A control unit sets a reference point p based on the positions of a display element and the actual display area in a drawing target area (22), in which a web page is drawn, so that the display element is displayed in the actual display area, which is an area not covered with another window (16a) within a web page display target area (20).
| Scrolling apparatus, scrolling method, and computer-readable medium|
A scrolling apparatus includes: a display unit which displays a content on a screen; a contact detection unit which detects contact of a finger to the screen; a proximity detection unit which detects proximity of a finger to the screen; a scrolling control unit which scrolls the content displayed on the screen in response to a contact manipulation of the finger on the screen; and a display control unit which displays, on the screen, the scrolled content. The scrolling control unit decelerates a scroll speed to a given speed if proximity of the finger to the screen is detected at or after a start of the scrolling..
| Electronic device and method for protecting memory thereof|
An electronic device includes a memory, an addressing unit, a status determination unit, and a control unit. The memory unit stores a memory status parameter.
| Raid controller and command processing method thereof|
A raid controller includes a first serial interface, a second serial interface, and a control unit. To the first serial interface, a host device is connectable.
| Electronic control unit for vehicle and data communication method|
An electronic control unit for a vehicle includes a nonvolatile memory that is capable of erasing and writing data electrically, and capable of receiving a program to be written into the nonvolatile memory in units of a predetermined size by means of communication using a communication buffer. The electronic control unit for the vehicle uses communication buffers, the number of which is greater than the number of communication buffers used in an in-vehicle communication environment, to receive the program..
| Computing system with correlation estimation mechanism and method of operation thereof|
A computing system includes: a sensor configured to receive an input observation including a sample count for processing an original content; and a control unit, coupled to the sensor, configured to: generate a covariance estimate based on the input observation for identifying the original content associated with the input observation for implementing a linear estimation mechanism, and calculate a weight combination based on the covariance estimate for identifying the original content.. .
| Electronic book provision system and electronic book distribution device|
To provide an electronic book provision system that can make advertisements easily recognized by a user. The electronic book acquisition unit (104) acquires an electronic book in which tag is set in the text.
| Braking force control apparatus for vehicle|
An electronic control unit of a braking force control apparatus for a vehicle activates, as a first state, in-wheel motors in a regeneration state, thereby generating motor braking torques, and causes friction brake mechanisms to generate friction braking forces. Moreover, the unit activates, as a second state, the motors in a power running state, thereby generating motor driving torques, and causes the mechanisms to generate friction braking forces.
| Rear area monitoring device for a vehicle, electronic control unit and vehicle having a rear area monitoring device|
A rear area monitoring device for a vehicle includes one or more distance sensors configured, to determine the distance of the rear of the vehicle from an obstacle, and at least one electronic control device configured to evaluate the data collected by the distance sensor and to determine a distance signal that indicates the current distance of the rear of the vehicle from the obstacle. The electronic control device includes at least one input connection for a position sensor configured to detect the position of at least one adjustable vehicle component that, in certain positions projects beyond the rear of the vehicle.
| Acceleration adjuster for vehicles with an electronic accelerator|
An aftermarket amplifier of acceleration signal is mounted between the potentiometer of the acceleration pedal and the electronic control unit and is programmed to control and to modify the signals from the accelerator pedal. The amplifier improves the acceleration of a car and overcomes the problems occurring during overreacting.
| Motor vehicle safety arrangement and method|
Embodiments herein relate to a motor vehicle safety arrangement and method for positioning an occupant properly on a vehicle seat and restraining the occupant thus positioned in preparation of the vehicle potentially being subject to a rear-end collision. A safety belt is associated with the vehicle seat and an electric reversible safety belt retractor is associated with the safety belt.
| Device for detecting the impact of an object on a vehicle|
The invention relates to a device for detecting the impact of an object on a vehicle, which comprises a hose filled with a filling medium. The device also comprises a first pressure sensor which is connected with a first end of the hose and a second pressure sensor connected with a second end of the hose.
| Propulsion control apparatus for electric motor car|
A propulsion control apparatus includes first and second power converting units capable of performing bidirectional power flow control, an acl provided on each alternating-current end side of the power converting units, a first switching device performing connection switching to connect a power storage device or a direct-current overhead wire to each direct-current end of the power converting units, a second switching device switching connection of the alternating-current end of the first power converting unit to either the acl or an ac motor side, a third switching device switching connection of the alternating-current end of the second power converting unit to either the acl or the ac motor side, a fourth switching device switching connection of the ac motor to either the first power converting unit side or the second power converting unit side, and a control unit controlling operations of the power converting units and the switching devices.. .
| Route examining system and method|
A system includes an application device, a control unit, a detection unit, an identification unit, and a secondary analysis module. The application device is configured to be at least one of conductively or inductively coupled with a route.
| Welding along a seam using a multiple-point alignment method|
A method for generating a weld path aligned along a seam between two parts uses a computer having a control unit and a storage medium. The method includes aligning a crosshair line at a plurality of points along the seam and storing a position value for each of the plurality of points in the storage medium; calculating a width and a height of the seam based on the stored position values of each of the plurality of points; and generating the weld path based on the height and the width of the seam..
| Control unit for an electrical generation/consumption system|
The invention relates to a control unit for an electrical generation/consumption system including generation sources (200) and consumption units (300) connected by a distribution network (100), including a control center (400) which transmits, to controllable consumption units (310) and to controllable generation sources (210), modulation orders based on warning information received from an external operator (500), on information relating to the potential of the respective suppression of units (310), and on information relating to the respective potential of generation or of a decrease in generation of sources (210), or of the suppression of the latter, at each unit (310), a module (312) which transmits, to the center (400), data updated in real time representing the potential modulation suppression of the unit (310), and at the sources (210), a module (212) which transmits, to the control center (400), data which is updated in real time and which is representative of the potential of generation or of the decrease in the generation of the source (210), or of the suppression of the latter.. .
| Control unit for an hvac system comprising an economizer and method for operating such control unit|
Said base module (23) is configured to optionally receive at least one extension module (26, 27, 28), which can be snapped on and electrically connected to said base module (23) for expanding the functionality of said control unit (22).. .
| System and method for monitoring entry of object into surrounding area of robot|
A monitoring system monitors entry of an object into a surrounding area of a robot. The monitoring system includes visible light irradiation section, a sensor section and a monitoring control unit.
| Dressing for tissue treatment|
A control unit for a dressing for treating damaged tissue via a pair of electrodes. An electric current passes between the electrodes through the gel to repair the damaged tissue.
| Canister for receiving wound exudate in a negative pressure therapy system|
A system to promote the healing of an exuding wound includes a wound dressing, a subatmospheric pressure mechanism, and a collection canister. The wound dressing is dimensioned for positioning relative to a wound bed of a subject.
| Radio communication system, radio base station, and radio communication method|
The disclosed radio communication system can improve the transmission quality of control information. When the number of connections by a radio terminal to the radio base station is less than a predetermined value, a base station control unit (12) allocates more than one uplink control channel element to a radio terminal (2)..
| Relay node, radio communication system, and method|
A relay node which is registered to a first radio base station and a first mobility management device and which relays a communication between a mobile station and the first radio base station. The relay node includes a first control unit configured to execute a handover process for the relay node and decide to hand over the mobile station from the first radio base station to a second radio base station when a degradation of radio quality between the relay node and the first radio base station is detected, and to transmit a handover control signal for the mobile station to the second radio base station or the first mobility management device..
| Substrate processing apparatus, method of manufacturing semiconductor device, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium|
Provided is a substrate processing apparatus including a reaction chamber configured to heat a substrate; a transfer chamber configured to transfer the heated substrate; a refrigerant flow path installed in the reaction chamber; a refrigerant flow path installed in the reaction chamber; a refrigerant supply unit installed in the refrigerant flow path; a refrigerant exhaust unit installed in the refrigerant flow path; a transfer chamber refrigerant supply unit installed in the transfer chamber; a transfer chamber refrigerant exhaust unit installed in the transfer chamber; a heat exchanger connected to the refrigerant exhaust pipe and the transfer chamber refrigerant exhaust unit; a turbine connected to the heat exchanger; a generator connected to the turbine; and a control unit configured to control the refrigerant supply unit and the transfer chamber refrigerant supply unit.. .
| Coating system and coating method|
A coating system comprises: a coating apparatus connected to a syringe filled with a coating agent and having a nozzle for discharging the coating agent of the connected syringe; a robot which moves an object to be coated, held by a robot hand, to a coating position; and a control unit, wherein the coating apparatus comprises a plurality of syringes respectively filled with different coating agents, the nozzles connected to the respective syringes, and a rotary table for rotationally moving together the syringes and the connected nozzles, and the control unit controls to select the syringe filled with the coating agent to be applied to the object, move the nozzle connected to the selected syringe to a position facing the coating position by the rotation of the rotary table, move the object held by the robot hand to the coating position, and discharge the coating agent from the nozzle.. .
| Image forming apparatus|
According to one embodiment, an image forming apparatus having an image erasing function to erase an image formed on a recording medium. The apparatus has a heating unit to erase an image, a conveying unit, and a control unit.
| Image forming apparatus and image forming method|
An image forming apparatus includes a noncontact heating device, a pressurizing and heating mechanism, and a control unit. The control unit switches an operation of the pressurizing and heating mechanism based on gloss level information of a recording medium.
| Data frame generation circuit and data frame generation method|
A data frame generation circuit, includes: a frame generation unit configured to output a first data frame including client signals and a first signal count of the client signals included in the first data frame, the client signal being stored in the first data frame in accordance with a system clock; a storage unit configured to store a signal count range; a comparison unit configured to compare the first signal count to the signal count range; and a control unit configured to control a frequency of the system clock based on a comparison result, wherein, if the first signal count falls within the signal count range, the control unit changes the frequency of the system clock.. .
| Optical packet switching system|
An optical packet switching system includes optical packet switching apparatus and an optical packet transmitting apparatus. The optical packet switching apparatus includes client optical delay units for delaying optical packet signals, network optical delay units for delaying one of the network optical packet signals, the network optical delay unit having a longer delay time than the client optical delay unit, an optical switch unit for switching the route of the inputted client optical packet signal so as to be sent out, an optical switch control unit for controlling the optical switch unit.
| Ophthalmic analysis apparatus and ophthalmic analysis program|
There is provided an ophthalmic analysis apparatus configured to acquire an analysis result of a tomographic image of a subject eye which is acquired by using optical coherence tomography (oct), and to output the analysis result. The apparatus functions as a display control unit configured to control a display unit to display a two-dimensional image based on an oct tomographic image; an analysis region setting unit configured to set multiple analysis regions on the two-dimensional image displayed on the display unit by the display control unit; and an output control unit configured to acquire an analysis result in the multiple analysis regions set by the analysis region setting unit and to output the acquired analysis result..
| Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program|
An information processing apparatus includes a grouping unit that detects a part of an object from contents and performs grouping of each object, a correlation degree calculating unit that calculates a correlation degree between the objects of which the grouping is performed by the grouping unit, and a display control unit that controls a display of a diagram of a correlation between the objects indicating the correlation between the objects, based on the correlation degree between the objects which is calculated by the correlation degree calculating unit.. .
| Measurement apparatus and program|
A region-setting unit sets, in an image, a region based on one reference point designated by a user in the image or a predetermined region as an extraction region. An edge extraction unit extracts an edge of the subject based on an image of the extraction region.
| Electronic device|
Provided is an electronic device including a plurality of oscillators (12) each of which outputs a modulated wave of a parametric speaker, a display (40) that displays image data, a recognition unit (30) that recognizes positions of a plurality of users, and a control unit (20) that controls the oscillator (12) to reproduce audio data associated with the image data, the control unit (20) controls the oscillator (12) to reproduce the audio data, according to a volume or a quality which are set for each user, toward the position of each user which is recognized by the recognition unit (30).. .
| Video receiving apparatus and broadcast receiving apparatus|
An video receiving apparatus which reduces waiting time till image is displayed on a monitor include: a plurality of authentication executing units which perform respectively an authentication process to the external devices connected to each of the plurality of input terminals; a terminal selecting unit which selects one of the plurality of input terminals as a video input terminal based on an operation input from outside; an video receiving unit which receives the video information through one of the authentication executing units corresponding to the selected input terminal from the external devices connected through the selected input terminal; and a display control unit which outputs the received video information to a monitor.. .
| System for applying and reading out an information field identifying and protecting an object|
A hard/software system for applying and reading out an information field identifying and protecting an item, comprises an applying unit, a reading unit, a control unit, and a database unit. The applying unit (for example, a laser or printer) generates the information field and transports it to the item.
| Apparatus and method for correcting iq imbalance|
A detection unit for detecting iq mismatch in an iq signal; an analog calibration module comprising a first analog calibration mechanism for calibrating iq mismatch in the phase component and a second analog calibration mechanism for calibrating iq mismatch in the amplitude component; and a control unit for determining a calibration sequence of the iq signal.. .
| Temperature sensor and temperature sensing method|
Provided is a temperature sensing circuit and a temperature sensing method including a delay unit delaying an input clock signal to generate a feedback clock signal, and including logic gates of which delay times are variable according to temperature, a delay control unit comparing the feedback clock signal with a reference clock signal and controlling each of the logic gates of the delay unit according to the comparison result, and an input signal control unit selecting, as the input clock signal, any one of the feedback clock signal and the reference clock signal to input the input clock signal to the delay unit.. .
| Transmission device, reception device, information processing system,control method and communication method|
A data division unit of a serial transmission device divides transfer data to generate a plurality of divided data, a plurality of parallel-to-serial conversion units converts the divided data into serial data according to timing control provided by a transmission control unit to transmit the serial data to a plurality of data signal lines connected to the plurality of parallel-to-serial conversion units, a plurality of serial-to-parallel conversion units of a serial reception device receives the serial data from the data signal lines connected thereto to convert the serial data into parallel data, and a data restoration unit combines the parallel data, which are converted by the plurality of serial-to-parallel conversion units, to restore the transfer data in an order of completion of the conversion.. .
| Wireless communication system, base station, and mobile station|
A wireless communication system includes a base station (100) and a mobile station (200) that transmit/receive a data signal and a control signal. The base station (100) includes a control unit (100a) and a communication unit (100b).
| Test device and test method|
An allocation status display control unit of a test device generates an allocation status display screen 46 indicating the correspondence of the physical channels to a time slot and a channelization code for each connection status on the basis of allocation setting information which is acquired and specified by a setting information acquisition unit. Therefore, the operator can easily check an allocation status for each connection status..
| Wireless communication system, mobile station, base station, and wireless communication system control method|
A wireless communication system includes a mobile station and a base station. The base station includes a blind decoding control unit that transmits a signal including a control signal serving as a trigger to change a decoding process to the mobile station based on a result of measurement of the amount of data of the mobile station.
| Base station and radio communication method|
A base station 100 includes: a parameter control unit 103 configured to select either a normal control parameter used during normal time or an emergency control parameter used during an emergency where the number of voice calls to be handled increases from the number during normal time; and a scheduling unit 105 configured to schedule a pdsch for a mobile station 200a based on either the normal control parameter or the emergency control parameter selected by the parameter control unit 103. The normal and emergency control parameters allow the number of voice calls processable by the base station 100 to change, and the emergency control parameter increases the number of processable voice calls to a number larger than that of the normal control parameter..
| Control device, control method, and master-disc fabricating apparatus|
A control device includes: a delay unit configured to delay a signal for use in exposure of a master disc; and a control unit configured to adjust an amount of delay of the signal so that an exposure pattern that satisfies an information recording medium format is formed on a master disc rotated by a constant linear velocity (clv) system.. .
| Operation method of a supply voltage generation circuit used for a memory array|
A supply voltage generation circuit includes a comparison unit, a voltage level control unit and a voltage regulator circuit. Comparison unit is configured to compare input data and output data of a memory array to each other and thereby generating a comparison result, wherein output data are storage data stored in a plurality of memory units of memory array processed by a program operation according to input data, and the comparison result indicates the number of different bits existing between the output data and the input data.
| Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, and image reading method|
An image reading apparatus includes: light-receiving elements arranged in a main-scanning direction to perform photoelectric conversion pixel by pixel; ad converter units that convert each piece of analog data photoelectric-converted by the light-receiving elements into parallel pieces of digital data; a storage unit that stores therein each of the digital data converted by the ad converter units; a converter unit that reads the digital data stored in the storage unit and converts the read digital data into serial data in the main-scanning direction; a readout control unit that changeably controls a readout start pixel and a readout end pixel of the serial data in the main-scanning direction; and a period change unit that changes a period in which the converter unit converts digital data into serial data in the main-scanning direction based on the readout start pixel and the readout end pixel.. .
| Laser scan sensor|
The configuration includes a laser range finder (110), a scan mechanism (120), a distance-data acquiring unit (130), a memory (160), which stores installation state information and detection-area information for each measurement direction, a human-body determining unit (140), a detection area-information updater (140), which updates detection-area information under a predetermined condition, and the alert-output control unit (150). The human-body determining unit (140) extracts a portion that possibly corresponds to a human body in an object that has invaded or moved, which is found out by comparison with the detection-area information based on the acquired distance information, and determines whether or not a rest of the respective extracted portions is a human body based on a movement state of each of the extracted portion in chronological order.
| Liquid crystal display device with brightness adjustment|
An lcd device includes a backlight module, a liquid crystal layer, a brightness detecting module and a control unit. The backlight module includes a light guide plate and light sources.
| Liquid-crystal display screen with touch-control function and manufacturing method thereof and electronic apparatus|
The present invention discloses a liquid-crystal display screen with touch-control function and a manufacturing method thereof and an electronic apparatus. The liquid-crystal display screen includes a first sensing electrode and a second sensing electrode, which are included in a common electrode in display electrodes of the liquid-crystal display screen, and are connected to a touch detection unit.
| Touch display screen, method for manufacturing display electrode of the touch display screen, display electrode and electronic device|
A touch display screen, a method for manufacturing a display electrode of the touch display screen, a display electrode and an electronic device are described. In the touch display screen, the electrode in the first direction and the electrode in the second direction are connected to the touch detecting unit, and the touch detecting unit and the display control unit operate in a time-sharing manner.
| Display apparatus and control method thereof|
A display apparatus, includes: a display unit; a signal receiving unit which receives a video signal; a signal processing unit which processes the video signal received by the signal receiving unit to be displayed; an input unit through which a frame rate demonstration function is selectable; and a control unit which controls the signal processing unit so that the video signal is processed into an inherent frame rate of the video signal and at least one corrected frame rate which is different from the inherent frame rate to be displayed in different areas of the display unit if the frame rate demonstration function is selected through the input unit.. .
| Solid-state imaging device|
According to one embodiment, a pixel array unit, an exposure period control unit, and a charge discharge control unit are provided. In the pixel array unit, pixels that accumulate photoelectrically converted charges are arranged in a matrix form.
| Focus adjustment device and imaging apparatus|
A focus adjustment device comprising an imaging unit that outputs image signals corresponding to images by an optical system; a focus detection unit that performs focus detection processes to detect focal states of the optical system; an aperture that restricts light beams to the imaging unit; an aperture drive unit; an initiation unit that initiates the focus detection process by the focus detection unit; a focused state determination unit that determines repeatedly whether the focal state of the optical system is a focused state or not based on a focus detection result when the initiation of the focus detection process is being performed; a mode set unit that sets motion picture imaging modes; and a control unit that controls the focused state determination when aperture is being driven, wherein the control unit allows the focused determination process when the aperture is driven if motion picture imaging mode is set.. .
| System and method for determining an imaging deviation of a camera|
A system is described for determining an imaging deviation of a camera having: the camera, which is focused on a first distance, having a target pattern unit, which is situated at a second distance from the camera in a field of view of the camera and which has a three-dimensional surface texture having calibration markings, having a lens unit which is situated at a third distance from the camera and between the target pattern unit and the camera and is developed so that the three-dimensional surface texture is able to be imaged by the camera, and having a control unit that is connected to the camera and which is developed so that the imaging deviation of the camera is determinable by evaluating an image taken of the calibration markings of the three-dimensional surface texture. Also described is a method for determining an imaging deviation of a camera..
| Image display device and image display method|
An image display device which is used by being mounted on the head or a face includes an image display unit which displays an image; an image input unit which inputs an image; a judging unit which judges an image which is input to the image input unit, or obtains a judging result with respect to the input image; and a control unit which controls the image display unit based on the judging result of the judging unit.. .
| Image erasing apparatus|
An image erasing apparatus includes an erasing unit, a reading unit, and a control unit. The erasing unit erases an image formed in a recording medium.
| Storage device and consumption container|
A storage device includes an interface unit, a storage unit, a detection unit and a control unit. When the detection unit detects a preset trigger condition and the total surplus of the recording material is greater than the capacity of the recording material, the control unit effects the updating of the total surplus of the recording material stored in the storage unit and the erasing of the surplus of the erasable recording material or the consumption amount of the erasable recording material as a calculation value.
| System and method using detectable signals of panel for data communication|
A system using detectable signals of panel for data communication includes the panel, at least one detectable signal detector, and a control unit. The panel has a surface for displaying an image.
| Portable device and control method thereof|
A portable device that enables a user to more conveniently and accurately control a flexible display and a control method thereof are disclosed. The portable device includes a main display, a flexible display, a housing unit configured to contain the flexible display, a measurement unit configured to measure a first length of the flexible display, the first length being a measurement of the flexible display that is extended from the portable device, when the flexible display is extended from the portable device, and a control unit configured to obtain a second length of the flexible display, the second length being a measurement of the flexible display that is not extended from the portable device using the first length when the flexible display is extended from the portable device, to compare the second length with the width of the main display, and to display an indicator configured to indicate the second length on the main display according to the comparison result..
| Passive keyless system|
A passive keyless system includes an in-vehicle control unit, an in-vehicle transmitter wirelessly sending a request signal, a portable device that is activated by a battery, has a standby function of receiving a request signal, and sends an id signal when the request signal is received, and an in-vehicle receiver receiving the id signal. The in-vehicle control unit allows various operations of the vehicle when an authentication of the id signal received by the in-vehicle receiver is established.
| Reliability in semiconductor device control|
A gate control device for a semiconductor device includes at least one power supply module, at least one optical communication interface for receiving optical signals from two valve control units and converting them to electric signals for supply to a corresponding power supply module, where in normal operations mode one valve control unit is an active valve control unit and the other is a standby valve control unit, where the optical signal of an active unit energizes the gate control device and provides semiconductor device controlling data, a semiconductor device control module and a reliability control module that performs selection of active valve control unit.. .
| Test apparatus and plasma processing apparatus|
Disclosed is a test apparatus for efficiently and accurately testing a high frequency voltage dependency of an impedance of a test object without damaging the test object. The test apparatus includes a high frequency power source unit, a reference waveform generator, a matching device, an oscilloscope, a control panel, and a main control unit.
| Power supply apparatus and power supply control apparatus|
According to one embodiment, a power supply apparatus includes a battery assembly, a fuse element, a switch unit, and a control unit. The fuse element is connected between the battery assembly and a load unit driven by being supplied with power from the battery assembly.
| Charging control device and charging control method|
A charging control device includes a chopper circuit, a primary side coil, a primary side inverter circuit, and a control unit. A charged device includes a secondary side coil, and a secondary side rectifier circuit that is configured to be connectable to a storage cell.
| Semiconductor device and battery pack|
In a battery monitoring system included in a secondary battery, high-accuracy charge control is enabled at low cost. A semiconductor device includes: a drive unit which drives a transistor for controlling the charge current of a secondary battery and which is configured to be capable of selecting one of plural different voltages as a drive voltage (vgc) for turning on the transistor; and a data processing control unit which performs program processing.
| Methods and systems for controlling an electric motor|
An electric motor controller is configured to be coupled to an electric motor. The controller includes an inverter and a control unit coupled to the inverter.
| Motor control device and motor control method|
There is provided a motor control device for an actuator having a motor, including a measuring unit configured to measure a temperature of the actuator or a temperature corresponding to the temperature of the actuator, a determining unit configured to determine whether the temperature measured by the measuring unit is lower than a preset temperature, and a boost control unit configured to perform boost control at activation of the motor to increase drive power supplied to the motor if the determining unit determines that the temperature measured by the measuring unit is lower than the preset temperature. The boost control unit is configured to perform the boost control such that, only within a boost period after starting activation of the motor, drive power larger than that supplied to the motor during steady driving after the boost period is supplied to the motor..
| Light emitting module|
A light emitting diode module includes a main base board, a wireless communication module, multiple light emitting diodes, a power output control system and a control unit. The wireless communication module is used for receiving a control signal.
| Ac led lighting apparatus using voltage edge detector|
An ac led lighting apparatus using a voltage edge detector is provided. The ac led lighting apparatus includes: a rectification unit configured to rectify an ac voltage to output a dc rectified voltage; an led unit including a first light emitting group and a second light emitting group each including at least one led; and an led driving control unit configured to control a serial/parallel connection relationship between the first light emitting group and the second light emitting group by comparing a voltage level of the rectified voltage input from the rectification unit with a reference voltage.
| Ac led lighting apparatus using voltage edge detector|
Exemplary embodiments of the present invention disclose an alternating current (ac) light emitting diode (led) lighting apparatus including a rectification unit configured to receive an ac voltage and output a dc rectified voltage, an led unit connected to the rectification unit, the led unit comprising at least two light emitting groups, each light emitting group comprising at least one led, and an led driving control unit connected to the rectification unit, the led driving control unit configured to establish a series or parallel connection between the light emitting groups, by comparing a voltage level of the rectified voltage with a reference voltage. The led driving control unit is configured to calculate a reference voltage adjustment value in order to compensate for a signal processing delay of the led driving control unit..
| Swimming pool led lighting system and method using proprietary frequency-shift keying over 2-wire power cord|
A system for controlling a lamp comprises a central controller having a waveform converter capable of modulating a control signal at more than one frequency over a two wire power cable. The control signal is capable of modifying a property of the lamp.
| Power supply apparatus, control method thereof, and power supply system|
A power supply apparatus comprises a power supply unit which wirelessly supplies power; a communication unit which transmits a predetermined instruction to request transmission of identification information; and a control unit which, when the predetermined instruction is transmitted to a predetermined device, controls to transmit the identification information of the predetermined device to the power supply apparatus after a first time elapses, wherein when the predetermined instruction is transmitted to a power receiving apparatus different from the predetermined device, the control unit controls to transmit the identification information of the power receiving apparatus to the power supply apparatus after a second time longer than the first time elapses.. .
| System for the generation, storage and supply of electrical energy produced by modular dc generators, and method for managing said system|
A system for generating and using (for storage and supply of) electric energy produced by modular direct-current electric energy sources, which includes: a system of interconnected modules for the production of direct-current electric energy which is positioned upstream of one or more systems for using electric energy through dc/ac conversion; a system of interconnected elements for storage and supply of electric energy produced by the energy production modules which is positioned upstream of the one or more systems for using electric energy; at least one electronic control unit, adapted to manage the interconnections among the modules and the interconnections among the elements, so that at least some of the interconnected modules can deliver electric energy directly to at least some of the storage and supply elements, and/or to the one or more systems for using electric energy, and so that at least some of the elements can supply electric energy directly to the one or more systems for using electric energy.. .
| Brake system for motor vehicles and method for operating a brake system|
A brake system includes a hydraulic actuating unit, which can be actuated by way of a brake pedal, a travel simulator interacting with the hydraulic actuating unit, a pressure medium reservoir under atmospheric pressure assigned to the hydraulic actuating unit, a first electrically controllable pressure supply device, a second electrically controllable pressure supply device, an electronic control unit and an electronically controllable pressure modulation device for setting wheel-specific brake pressures. The brake system preferably operates in a “brake-by-wire” mode but can also operate in a fallback mode.
| Sheet discharging device, image forming system, and sheet discharging method|
A sheet discharging device includes a shift tray 202 on which a sheet p1 is stacked, a discharging roller 6 that discharges a sheet p2 onto the shift tray 202, a blowing device 230 that sends air to a lower surface of the sheet p2 discharged by the discharging roller 6, a blocking member 231 that blocks air sent to the lower surface of the sheet p2 from a blowing port 230-2 of the blowing device 230, and a control unit that controls the blocking amount of the blocking member 231. The blocking amount is determined based upon sheet information including sheet-type information, sheet-size information, and sheet-thickness information, for example..
| Sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus|
A sheet feeding device includes a sheet storage unit, a stacking unit, a raising unit, a sheet detection unit, an attachment detection unit, and a control unit. The sheet storage unit may be attached to and drawn out of an apparatus main body.
| Portable digital thermostat|
Portable digital thermostat, consist of a base unit suitable for wall mounting in a location suitable for such purpose in a manner similar to a conventional thermostat. Included in the system is a conventional rechargeable battery powered remote control unit that incorporates all aspects of a modern digital thermostat, including programming functions, clock, displays, controls and sensors.
| Microwave oven multiview silhouette volume calculation for mass estimation|
A microwave heating apparatus includes a cavity arranged to receive a load. At least one microwave generator is configured to feed a plurality of microwaves into the cavity.