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Date/App# patent app List of recent Control Unit-related patents
06/23/16
20160183354 
 Fault detection device for streetlamp lighting system and  operating the same patent thumbnailnew patent Fault detection device for streetlamp lighting system and operating the same
Various embodiments may relate to a fault detection device for streetlamp lighting system. The streetlamp lighting system includes multiple load groups which are powered by a power cable.

06/23/16
20160183349 
 Illumination apparatus and storage medium patent thumbnailnew patent Illumination apparatus and storage medium
There is provided an illumination apparatus including an illumination unit, a reception unit, and a control unit configured to control illumination of the illumination unit in accordance with a default illumination pattern. When the reception unit receives an illumination pattern, the control unit performs illumination control different from the illumination according to the default illumination pattern..

06/23/16
20160183340 
 Led driving integrated circuit and driving method therefor patent thumbnailnew patent Led driving integrated circuit and driving method therefor
Disclosed are an led driving integrated circuit and a driving method therefor. The led driving integrated circuit of the present invention relates to a multi-channel ac direct-type led driving circuit, comprising: an led array comprising first to k-th (an integer not less than 2) led groups connected in series; a control unit comprising a plurality of (not less than 2) switches connected to the led array and a switch control circuit for selectively opening and closing the switches; and a valley-fill circuit, which receives the rectified voltage of an alternating current (ac) voltage, for supplying first and second variant rectified voltages to the led array.

06/23/16
20160183335 
 Dimmable led illuminant system patent thumbnailnew patent Dimmable led illuminant system
A dimmable led illuminant system is provided, comprising at least two led illuminant chains connected in parallel and/or back-to-back and having in each case at least one light emitting diode, wherein the led illuminant system has a control unit and is fed via a supply, which is designed to receive dimming information supplied via the supply and to switch on and/or off in stages individual ones of the led illuminant chains connected in parallel/back-to-back depending on the supplied dimming information and for the implementation thereof.. .

06/23/16
20160183227 
 Communication apparatus and communication method patent thumbnailnew patent Communication apparatus and communication method
In a base station (100), a division number calculating unit (103) calculates the division number of a prb pair on the basis of a first number of res capable of mapping an allocation control signal, a second number of res capable of mapping signals other than the allocation control signal, and a reference value, which is the number of res satisfying the reception quality request in a terminal (200) for the allocation control signal, in each prb pair. Then, a control signal mapping control unit (104) determines a search space by determining a control channel element group constituting a plurality of mapping unit resource region candidates within a cce group obtained by separating each prb pair contained in a first group into the same number as the division number..

06/23/16
20160183132 
 Mobile communication system, mme, incoming call control  mobile communication system, and incoming call control  mme patent thumbnailnew patent Mobile communication system, mme, incoming call control mobile communication system, and incoming call control mme
It is aimed to provide a mobility management device that can normally provide a ue with a notification of an incoming voice call made when isr is activated and when a mobile communication device is moving from a location registration area under control of an mme to a location registration area under control of an sgsn. A mobility management device (10) makes an isr feature operate in collaboration with an sgsn (20).

06/23/16
20160183108 
 Measurement housing for a communication device patent thumbnailnew patent Measurement housing for a communication device
The present invention relates to a measurement housing adapted to receive at least one mobile communication device for measurement of a wireless communication of said mobile communication device, wherein said measurement housing is transparent to high frequency signals and comprises a temperature control unit adapted to control an internal temperature within said measurement housing. The present invention further relates to a casing for holding such a measurement housing..

06/23/16
20160183012 
 Hearing device adapted for estimating a current real ear to coupler difference patent thumbnailnew patent Hearing device adapted for estimating a current real ear to coupler difference
The application relates to a hearing device comprising an ite-part adapted for being located at or in an ear canal of a user, a configurable signal processing unit for processing an input signal, and a feedback estimation unit for providing a current estimate of an acoustic feedback path from an output transducer to an input transducer, a memory for storing frequency dependent reference estimates of the acoustic feedback path the real ear to coupler difference, when the ite-part is correctly mounted, an optional probe signal generator for generating a probe signal at least in a specific measurement mode, wherein the hearing device is configured to perform measurement of the current estimate of the acoustic feedback path. The hearing device further comprises a control unit operatively connected to said memory and to said signal processing unit, and configured to compare said current estimate of the acoustic feedback path with said reference estimate of the acoustic feedback path, and to provide a current feedback path difference measure, and to determine a current estimate of real ear to coupler difference from the current feedback path difference measure.

06/23/16
20160182899 
 3d display apparatus and dynamic grating patent thumbnailnew patent 3d display apparatus and dynamic grating
A 3d display apparatus is provided, which comprises: a display, a camera configured to track human-eye position information of human eyes, and a processor electrically connected with the camera and configured to generate a control signal according to the human-eye position information. Preferably, the display comprises a dynamic grating, which is electrically connected with the processor and configured to, according to the control signal, control bright and dark stripes of the dynamic grating to change in position adaptively according to positions of human eyes.

06/23/16
20160182873 
 Image processing apparatus, image processing system, image processing method, and computer program patent thumbnailnew patent Image processing apparatus, image processing system, image processing method, and computer program
A projection control unit performs control such that a first pattern image in which first feature points are arranged is caused to be projected on a projection surface, and a second pattern image including second feature points corresponding to the first feature points is caused to be projected on a planar projection surface. An acquisition unit acquires, from a photographing unit, a first photographed image of the projected first pattern image and a second photographed image of the second pattern image.

06/23/16
20160182867 
new patent

Drawing apparatus, operation control drawing apparatus, and computer-readable recording medium


The control unit detects a position of the border based on the shadow and detects a region of the nail based on the position of the border.. .

06/23/16
20160182823 
new patent

Image generation device, image display system, image generation method and image display method


An image generation unit uses a plurality of captured image data and vehicle body data of a vehicle to continuously generate a virtual perspective image indicating the vehicle body of the vehicle and the periphery of the vehicle as seen from a virtual perspective (vp) positioned within the cabin of the vehicle. An image control unit alters the angle in a plan view of the line of sight of the vp in a manner such that the line of sight circles the surroundings of the vehicle, and moves the position of the vp in the front-back direction of the vehicle..

06/23/16
20160182761 
new patent

Image forming apparatus


An image forming apparatus includes an authentication unit, a storing unit, an image reading unit, a printing unit, a determination unit, and a control unit. The authentication unit performs user authentication upon printing of an image of a document.

06/23/16
20160182741 
new patent

System, method, and non-transitory computer readable medium


A system includes a storage unit, a display control unit, and an output unit. The storage unit stores label information used for book management, the label information being obtained on the basis of information for specifying a publication.

06/23/16
20160182575 
new patent

System and method to customize a multipoint control unit


Various disclosed embodiments include methods and systems for constructing a multipoint control unit (mcu). The method includes generating an abstract multipoint control unit (mcu) process at an electronic device, the abstract mcu process comprising an identification of mcu resources for instantiating the abstract mcu process.

06/23/16
20160182341 
new patent

Switching over the mode of a control unit between a diagnostic bus and an external ethernet connection


For the transmission of large data quantities to a control unit of the vehicle, a method is provided for transmitting data from an external transmitter to a control unit of the vehicle. The control unit is connected to the external transmitter via an ethernet network of the vehicle and via a diagnostic bus of the vehicle.

06/23/16
20160182210 
new patent

Duplexer


According to a first aspect of the present invention, there is provided a duplexer for a radio frequency antenna, comprising: a radio frequency signal transmitter port arranged for connection to a radio frequency signal transmitter; a radio frequency signal receiver port arranged for connection to a radio frequency signal receiver; a switch arranged selectively to adopt either one of: a first state which connects the transmitter port to a common input/output port of the switch arranged for connection to a radio frequency antenna; and a second state which connects the receiver port to the common input/output port; a switch control unit arranged to monitor radio frequency power at the common input/output port and to receive a transmission gate signal; wherein the switch control unit is arranged to control the switch to adopt the first state upon receipt of the transmission gate signal, and, subsequently, to control the switch to adopt the second state when the monitored radio frequency power falls below a threshold level.. .

06/23/16
20160182184 
new patent

Electric apparatus


Provided is an electric apparatus for radio-transmitting a signal between devices by using an optical signal. The electric apparatus is able to continuously perform radio transmission by using an optical signal based on safety standards in a non-normal operating state such an adjustment work, even if safety measures for preventing adverse effects of the optical signal on the human body is suspended.

06/23/16
20160182126 
new patent

Power supply device, communication terminal device, and non-contact power transmission method


A power supply apparatus including a near-field wireless communication unit that wirelessly communicates with a plurality of communication terminals, a power transmission unit that sets a plurality of resonance frequencies to transfer power in a non-contact manner to each of the plurality of communication terminals, and a control unit that determines a priority level of each of the communication terminals based on identification information received from the communication terminals and determines an amount of power transmitted at each of the resonance frequencies based on the determined priority levels.. .

06/23/16
20160182002 
new patent

Electronic control unit


One embodiment provides an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit includes a housing and a noise filter.

06/23/16
20160181970 
new patent

Solar battery control apparatus


There is provided a solar battery control apparatus comprising: a solar battery in a vehicle; a vehicle speed detecting unit; a load circuit capable of be controlled to vary a generated current; and a control unit configured to perform mppt control while controlling the load circuit to vary the generated current, wherein the control unit varies the generated current within a range having a certain upper limit value upon the speed of the vehicle being detected to be greater than a predetermined speed. The predetermined speed is set to be less than a speed at which the generated current becomes unable to be varied to correspond to a change in an i-v output characteristic of the solar battery, and the certain upper limit value is set to be less than a value of short-circuiting current having been reduced according to the change..

06/23/16
20160181964 
new patent

Partitioned motor drive subsea applications


A system includes an above-surface control unit and a subsea motor drive unit. The above-surface control unit includes a variable speed motor control circuit configured to generate at least one switch control signal and a first communications circuit configured to transmit the at least one switch control signal over a communications medium.

06/23/16
20160181961 
new patent

Method and auto-tuning an electric machine current regulator


In one example embodiment, a motor control unit includes a processor configured to tune a current regulator regulating a supply of electrical current to an electric motor by determining a plurality of variables, the plurality of variables including a stator resistance value, a first inductance value and a second inductance value, the stator resistance value being a resistance value of a stator of the electric motor, the first inductance value being a d-axis inductance of the electric motor and the second inductance value being a q-axis inductance of the electric motor. The processor is further configured to tune the current regulator by determining a plurality of gains based on the determined plurality of variables and generating current commands for operating the electric motor based on the determined plurality of gains..

06/23/16
20160181960 
new patent

Motor control apparatus and motor control method


A motor control apparatus controls a motor system including a motor and an inverter that outputs electric power to the motor. The motor control apparatus includes an electronic control unit.

06/23/16
20160181929 
new patent

Flyback converter output current evaluation circuit and evaluation method


An output current calculating circuit for a flyback converter operating under ccm and dcm is disclosed. The off current value ion and the blanking current value ileb flowing through a sensing resistor are calculated using a detection module and are summed together using a current summing unit.

06/23/16
20160181892 
new patent

Packaging of a control module for a brushless motor


A power tool is provided, including a housing; an electric brushless dc motor disposed within the housing; and a control unit disposed within the housing and electrically coupled to the motor. The control unit includes a circuit board, a first set of power switches mounted on a first surface of the circuit board, a second set of power switches mounted on a second surface of the circuit board substantially opposite the first set of power switches and electrically coupled to the first set of power switches forming an inverter bridge circuit, power terminals arranged on a side edge of the circuit board and coupled to the output of the inverter bridge, and a heat sink mounted on the first surface of the circuit board covering the first set of power switches..

06/23/16
20160181885 
new patent

Drive device


A drive device includes a control unit with a substrate. The control unit is disposed on an opposite side of a motor relative to an output shaft of the motor.

06/23/16
20160181872 
new patent

Wireless power transmission apparatus


A wireless power transmission apparatus includes: a transmitter that wirelessly transmits electric power; and a receiver that can receive, in a resonant relation with the transmitter, a transmission signal including the electric power transmitted from the transmitter, wherein the receiver includes a frequency variable unit that can change a reception resonant frequency; a detecting unit that detects reception power; and a control unit that controls the frequency variable unit to perform frequency adjustment such that the reception power detected by the detecting unit is maximized.. .

06/23/16
20160181846 
new patent

Apparatus for a reduced current wake-up circuit for a battery management system


An apparatus may include an energy monitoring circuit configured to generate a bitstream dependent upon an amount of charge passing through a sensing unit. The apparatus may also include a control unit configured to receive the bitstream from the energy monitoring circuit, and modify a count value in response to a determined state of each bit of the bitstream.

06/23/16
20160181817 
new patent

Power-source multiplexing system and power-supplied unit


In a power-source multiplexing system that includes redundant power supplies for improving reliability, there is provided a power source unit, a power source unit, and a power-supplied unit to which power is supplied from the power source units and. The power-supplied unit includes a duplex circuit that is a control unit adjusting currents from the power source units.

06/23/16
20160181814 
new patent

Power system and control method thereof


The present invention discloses a power system and a control method thereof. The power system includes a plurality of power devices and a physical wire, where each power device includes a signal pin, a power unit and a control unit.

06/23/16
20160181799 
new patent

Dc power generation system and protection dc power generation system


A dc power generation system in which an arc detector, comprising an arc noise analysis unit which detects an arc which occurs in a dc power generation system based on noise of signal of a voltage-current sensor, a voltage-current variation analysis unit for specifying an arc occurrence point in a case where an arc is detected in the arc noise analysis unit, a voltage-current operation point of output of each string is analyzed based on a signal from a voltage-current sensor and based on variation of voltage-current operation point before and after when an arc is detected and a switch control unit for controlling of opening or closing of a switch based on an arc specified result in a voltage-current variation analysis unit, is provided.. .

06/23/16
20160181043 
new patent

Electrical switching device equipped with means for signaling the presence of auxiliary blocks


The cover includes signaling units movable between an inactive position and an active position, and control units configured to move the signaling units from the inactive position toward the active position during closing of the enclosure if at least one auxiliary block is present in a corresponding receiving housing.. .

06/23/16
20160180965 
new patent

Semiconductor memory device and testing the same


A semiconductor memory device may include: a memory cell array including first and second word lines coupled to first and second memory cells, respectively; a word line driving unit suitable for selectively driving the first and second word lines; and a test control unit suitable for enabling the first word line to write test data to the first memory cell, and enabling the second word line to write the test data to the second memory cell, during a test operation.. .

06/23/16
20160180917 
new patent

Techniques to reduce memory cell refreshes for a memory device


Examples may include techniques to reduce memory cell refreshes for a memory device. These techniques include a control unit receiving a command to cause an internal refresh counter for the memory device to increment without causing one or more rows of an array of memory cells to be refreshed during an auto-refresh interval.

06/23/16
20160180651 
new patent

Roulette lottery apparatus and timing control program thereof


A roulette lottery apparatus includes a roulette body configured to revolve about a rotation center line tilted about the vertical direction, in which plural pockets are arranged in the circumferential direction, a guide rail that guides a ball to any of the plural pockets, a ball release device that injects the ball into the guide rail, and a control unit that controls a timing of injecting the ball. The timing of injecting the ball is controlled at an angle unit smaller than 2π/n when n represents the total number of pockets.

06/23/16
20160180640 
new patent

Gaming machine


In a gaming machine including a symbol region where reels having symbols are arranged in predetermined arrangement. The symbols are displayed in an arranged manner in longitudinal and transverse directions.

06/23/16
20160180624 
new patent

Joining element feed device


A joining element feed device comprises a supply unit that supplies a joining process with joining elements from a container. The container includes a cover movable between a closed position and an open filling position.

06/23/16
20160180616 
new patent

Control device and control system for vehicle opening/closing body


A control device for a vehicle opening/closing body includes an electronic control unit configured to determine whether a prescribed specific operation is performed by a user on a closing switch that is provided in an opening/closing body of a vehicle to cause the opening/closing body to perform a closing operation, the electronic control unit being configured to cause the opening/closing body to perform the closing operation, and to lock the vehicle when the electronic control unit determines that the specific operation is performed.. .

06/23/16
20160180613 
new patent

Mobile device


A mobile device includes a first communication device that transmits a first transmission signal to a vehicle side, a second communication device that transmits a second transmission signal in response to an electromagnetic field received from the vehicle side, a control unit that controls the first communication device and second communication device, and a circuit board. The first communication device includes a loop antenna that is formed by a conductive wire formed on the circuit board.

06/23/16
20160180599 
new patent

Client terminal, server, and medium for providing a view from an indicated position


There is provided a client terminal including a determination unit configured to determine whether an overhead view image is associated with a position indicated by a user, and a display control unit configured to perform control so that the overhead view image is displayed on a display unit in accordance with a determination result obtained by the determination unit.. .

06/23/16
20160180496 
new patent

Information processor, information processing method, and program


Provided is a device and a method that are capable of display control of image data, which is received through a communication unit, with a small delay. An image frame, and memory input time and transmission frame rate information that serve as metadata are stored in the memory storing the image frame.

06/23/16
20160180378 
new patent

Content reproduction system including reproduction unit reproducing content related to commodities, content reproduction method, and storage medium storing program


A content reproduction system includes a reproduction unit configured to reproduce content related to a plurality of commodities, an obtaining unit configured to obtain a sales condition corresponding to the plurality of commodities, a setting unit configured to previously set sales targets and weighting information, related to reproduction in the reproduction unit, with respect to the plurality of commodities, and a control unit configured to variably adjust a reproduction state of the content, related to the plurality of commodities to be reproduced by the reproduction unit, in accordance with the sales target and the weighting information set by the setting unit and the sales condition obtained by the obtaining unit.. .

06/23/16
20160180205 
new patent

Image forming apparatus, image forming system, image formation control method and image forming method


An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit, a conveying unit and a control unit, the control unit has a function of image formation correcting of performing correction of the image forming unit in response to a reading result of an image on the transfer medium, and a function of prepurge processing of, when a paper jam occurs, performing control to discharge a valid medium located on a downstream side of a position where the paper jam occurs to outside the conveyance path and discharge a medium located on an upstream side of the position where the paper jam occurs to outside the conveyance path, and, when the paper jam occurs, and the medium being conveyed includes a medium for correction to be used for image formation correcting, the control unit performs control to perform the prepurge processing and continue the image formation correcting.. .

06/23/16
20160180174 
new patent

Commodity registration device and commodity registration method


A commodity registration device according to the present invention includes: a photographing unit that photographs an object as an image; a voice input unit that receives a voice; and a control unit that recognizes a commodity by using, as auxiliary information to recognize the object as a commodity, the voice received from the voice input unit during a predetermined period before and after timing including the timing of detecting that the object is photographed by the photographing unit as the image.. .

06/23/16
20160180147 
new patent

Automatic detection of face and thereby localize the eye region for iris recognition


An apparatus for automatic detection of the face in a given image and localization of the eye region which is a target for recognizing iris is provided. The apparatus includes an image capturing unit collecting an image of a user; and a control unit extracting a characteristic vector from the image of the user, fitting an extracted vector into a pseudo 2d hidden markov model (hmm), and an operating method thereof for detecting a face and facial features of the user..

06/23/16
20160180054 
new patent

Simulation system


A system for configuring a prosthetic limb for use by a living being is provided. The system includes an electronic control unit (ecu) configured to receive a control signal generated in response to a command from the living being and to generate a plurality of virtual bodies on a display including members of a virtual prosthetic limb and at least one virtual object.

06/23/16
20160179943 
new patent

Text-based content management method and apparatus of electronic device


A text-based content management method and apparatus of an electronic device are provided. The electronic device includes a communication unit configured to communicate with an external device, a display unit configured to display a message management screen comprising a text input window, and a control unit configured to detect at least one entity text among texts displayed on the text input window in response to characters input therein, control the display unit to display relevant information corresponding to the detected at least one entity text in response to a first input selecting the entity text, the selected at least one entity text being a search keyword for retrieving the relevant information, and generate a text-based content in which the retrieved relevant information is linked to the selected at least one entity text in response to a second input selecting the retrieved relevant information..

06/23/16
20160179732 
new patent

Connection device


A connecting device comprises housing, a board with electrical components, including at least one digital bus connection and an input/output section. It allows outsourcing of analogue and digital i/o from a connected device, e.g.

06/23/16
20160179605 
new patent

Machine and diagnosing a machine


The invention relates to a machine (1) comprising an output (3) that is controlled by an error detection and/or information unit (2). According to the invention, the output information codes (7) are converted to control commands (6) with the aid of a control unit (5), by which commands pictorial information associated with the respective information code (7) is output by an output unit (4)..

06/23/16
20160179444 
new patent

Printing device, control system, and control a control system


A printer 11 can connect to a tablet device 10 that generates and transmits data using a browser function; has a communication unit 20b that receives data from the tablet device 10 on either a first logical communication channel k1 or a second logical communication channel k2 and processes the received data as required according to the communication channel; and has a print unit control unit 20a that prints based on data received by the communication unit 20b.. .

06/23/16
20160179440 
new patent

Image forming apparatus performing short-range wireless communication


An image forming apparatus including a near field communication unit configured to make a short-range wireless communication with a portable information processing device including a display unit; a recognition unit configured to recognize a portable information processing device that is within a communicable range through communication via the near field communication unit; a job setting unit configured to request and instruct the portable information processing device to display a job setting screen on the display unit; and a job control unit configured to execute a job in response to a start instruction of the job, wherein the job setting unit receives a job setting, which is made by using the job setting screen, via the near field communication unit after the recognition to receive the job setting from the portable information processing device, and the job control unit receives a start instruction for the job whose job setting is received.. .

06/23/16
20160179438 
new patent

Method for tracking image data printed on a piece of media


The invention relates to a method for printing print jobs on media by means of a printer system, the printer system comprising a control unit and a digital storage, the media comprising an identification unit for identifying locations of image data and other related information in the digital storage, the identification unit wireless connected to the control unit, the method comprises the steps of receiving a print job by the control unit, printing image data of the print job on the media, storing the image data of the print job on a location in the digital storage, and storing a link to the location on the identification unit after printing the image data on the media. The invention also relates to a printing system suitable for applying the invented method..

06/23/16
20160179434 
new patent

Storage device and performing convolution operations


A storage device and method are described for performing convolution operations. For example, one embodiment of an apparatus to perform convolution operations comprises a plurality of processing units to execute convolution operations on input data and partial results; a unified scratchpad memory comprising a plurality of memory banks communicatively coupled to the plurality of processing units through a plurality of read/write ports, each of the plurality of memory banks partitioned to store both the input data and partial results; a control unit to allocate the input data and partial results to the memory banks to ensure a minimum quality of service in accordance with the specified number of read/write ports and the specified convolution operation to be performed..

06/23/16
20160179424 
new patent

Data recording apparatus and control method thereof


A data recording apparatus in which a recording medium is attachable, comprises a detection unit which detects whether or not an attached recording medium is a predetermined recording medium having a wireless communications function; a determination unit which determines whether or not, when the attached recording medium is the predetermined recording medium, there is a settings information file; and a control unit which generates, when determined that the settings information file is not present, a predetermined settings information file in the predetermined recording medium. The the predetermined recording medium has a function of generating a settings information file, and when generating a settings information file in response to an instruction from the external apparatus, the the predetermined recording medium is in a write protect state where writing from the data recording apparatus is inhibited..

06/23/16
20160179423 
new patent

File system, control file system, and control program for file system


A file system includes a first storage device; a second storage device storing data, stored in a main, to be written in the first storage device; a management unit that manages issuance times of writing instructions; a determination unit that determines an order of writing respective metadata, serving as management data of respective data, in the first storage device based on management information indicating a management relationship between the respective metadata; an allocation unit that sequentially stores, the metadata identified by the identifiers stored corresponding to the issuance times of the writing instructions and the writing instructions corresponding to the metadata, in the second storage device based on the writing order; and a control unit that writes, when the issuance times of the writing instructions are reached, the metadata stored in the second storage device before the writing instructions corresponding to the reached issuance times, in the first storage device.. .

06/23/16
20160179420 
new patent

Apparatus and managing storage


A storage management apparatus includes an acquiring unit and a control unit. When a first storage apparatus is active and a second storage apparatus is on standby and backup data corresponding to a plurality of data stored in the first storage apparatus are stored in the second storage apparatus, the acquiring unit acquires frequency information from the first storage apparatus, which shows frequency of access from a host apparatus to individual data in the plurality of data.

06/23/16
20160179403 
new patent

Storage controller, storage device, storage system, and semiconductor storage device


A storage controller controlling a plurality of semiconductor storage devices includes at least one first semiconductor storage device storing effective data, and at least one second semiconductor storage device not storing effective data. The storage controller includes a table for management of information identifying the second semiconductor storage device from the plurality of semiconductor storage devices, and a control unit accessing the first semiconductor storage device or the second semiconductor storage device based on an operation state of the first semiconductor storage device and the table, and dynamically changing the table according to the access..

06/23/16
20160179292 
new patent

Touch panel device and image processing apparatus


A touch panel device includes a touch panel unit, a fingerprint image capturing unit, a size derivation unit, and a control unit. The touch panel unit includes a display section that displays information about an operating instruction for a user.

06/23/16
20160179288 
new patent

Information processing apparatus and information processing method


This information processing apparatus includes: a display panel; a sensor panel that is superimposed on the display panel and detects coordinates designated by a user; and a control unit that sets, with a region detectable by the sensor panel being a first region, a second region in at least a part of the first region and invalidates the coordinates detected is the second region.. .

06/23/16
20160179210 
new patent

Input supporting method and input supporting device


An input detection unit detects a motion of a finger on which a wearable device is worn. An axis detection unit detects an axis representing the posture of the finger on the basis of the detected motion of the finger.

06/23/16
20160179189 
new patent

Vehicle-mounted equipment operating device


With a vehicle-mounted equipment operating device, upon receipt of an input from an operator by an operation input unit, and when any one of a plurality of vehicle-mounted instruments, for example, an air conditioner, exists on a line of sight of the operator, a control unit sets the vehicle-mounted instrument that exists on the line of sight as an operation target device, and thereafter, the control unit controls the operation target device based on the input of the operator that has been received by the operation input unit.. .

06/23/16
20160179165 
new patent

Sensor system including wireless sensor


A sensor system includes a sensor including a sensing unit structured to sense a condition, a wireless transmitter structured to output a wireless signal in response to the sensing unit sensing the condition, and a battery structured to provide power to operate the sensing unit and the wireless transmitter. The sensor system further includes a control unit including a wireless receiver structured to receive the wireless signal from the sensor.

06/23/16
20160179156 
new patent

Hybrid power management approach


Methods and apparatus to provide a hybrid power management approach are described. Some embodiments redefine the interface to power control unit (pcu) allowing a hybrid implementation where software running on cpu (central processing unit, also referred to herein interchangeably as “processor”) cores performs more of the work for power management, enabling the pcu to remain as a simple or regular microcontroller.

06/23/16
20160179151 
new patent

Dc-based peer-to-peer network for aircraft


A passenger control unit (pcu) network is provided for a passenger aircraft having passenger seats in a plurality of zones, each zone having at least one column of seats, and each column having at least one row of seats. The pcu network includes a direct current (dc) power distribution system, and a plurality of wired pcus, one pcu associated with each passenger seat and coupled to the dc power distribution system.

06/23/16
20160179094 
new patent

Communication between a vehicle and a road user in the surroundings of a vehicle


A method and a corresponding device permit an at least partially computer-controlled and/or autonomous vehicle to communicate with its surroundings, in particular with a road user such as a person in its surroundings. A control unit for a vehicle is configured to receive surroundings data from one or more surroundings sensors of the vehicle and to detect at least one road user in the surroundings of the vehicle on the basis of the surroundings data.

06/23/16
20160179046 
new patent

Image forming apparatus and image forming method


An image forming apparatus includes: an image carrier; a development unit configured to develop, as a toner image, an electrostatic latent image formed on the image carrier; a transfer unit configured to transfer the toner image to a medium to which a toner image is to be transferred; a cleaning unit configured to recover toner remaining on the image carrier after transferring the toner image; a lubricant supply unit configured to supply lubricant on the image carrier; a charge unit disposed between the development unit and the cleaning unit, along a surface of the image carrier; and a control unit configured to perform a first mode and a second mode, the first mode configured to form the toner image, the second mode configured to allow the charge unit to increase the amount of charge on toner reaching the cleaning unit relative to that in the first mode.. .

06/23/16
20160178918 
new patent

Size-adjustable elliptical laser marker


A laser marker/pointer for projecting size-adjustable circular or elliptical laser beam patterns onto a target surface such as a portion of a presentation screen or to assist in the aiming of a firearm, comprises a handheld shell body in which is mounted a laser light source, a rotating wedge prism driven by an electric motor through a belt pulley or a gear system, two convex lenses, a dc power unit, and a mechanical and electric control unit. The rotating wedge prism is placed between the two convex lenses to refract the laser beam into an opening-angle adjustable hollow light cone.

06/23/16
20160178791 
new patent

Quick vehicle check system and method adopting multi-dose regional scanning


A quick vehicle check system comprises a radiation source which produces a first x ray with a first dose and a second x ray with a second dose, wherein the first dose is smaller than the second dose, and the first x ray is used for checking a first part of a checked vehicle and the second x ray is used for checking a second part of the checked vehicle; a first sensor for detecting a set position of the checked vehicle; a second sensor for detecting a passing distance of the checked vehicle; and a control unit coupled with the first sensor and the second sensor, which receives the set position of the checked vehicle from the first sensor and receives the passing distance of the checked vehicle from the second sensor.. .

06/23/16
20160178771 
new patent

Docking station


An apparatus for storing control units comprises a cabinet (10) with a plurality of rails (41) arranged horizontally along inner sidewalls and is configured to receive a plurality of drawers (40) above each other. Each drawer (40) comprises a plurality of docking sockets (1), each docking socket (1) being configured to receive and retain one control unit.

06/23/16
20160178764 
new patent

Radiation imaging apparatus and radiation imaging system


A radiation imaging system for performing a plurality of times of radiation imaging is provided. A readout circuit generates a value corresponding to a signal read out from each pixel.

06/23/16
20160178732 
new patent

Radar device and signal processing method


A radar device includes: a receiving circuit mixing a transmission signal with reception signals; a first detecting unit detecting information on the rotation angle of a vehicle equipped with the radar device, on the basis of an output signal of a yaw rate sensor; a second detecting unit detecting the internal temperature of the radar device on the basis of an output signal from a temperature sensor; a power supply circuit supplying electric power to the receiving circuit and the yaw rate sensor; and a control unit repeatedly setting power supply periods and power supply stop periods of the receiving circuit, in which, in a case where the internal temperature is equal to or lower than a predetermined temperature, the control unit performs control such that the power supply stop periods of the receiving circuit become shorter than those in a case where the internal temperature exceeds the predetermined temperature.. .

06/23/16
20160178695 
new patent

Test circuit for very low voltage and bias scan testing of integrated circuit


Test circuitry for an integrated circuit (ic) that has a scan chain includes a control unit for applying a test pattern and a clock signal to the scan chain, and for varying the level of a supply voltage during a scan test procedure. In a first test phase, the supply voltage is set to the rated voltage level of the ic while a test pattern is shifted into the scan chain at a fast rate.

06/23/16
20160178690 
new patent

Insulation inspection method and insulation inspection apparatus


In an insulation inspection apparatus configured to perform insulation inspection of a wiring pattern, when a voltage for performing the insulation inspection is applied between inspection objects, a current control unit controls a first current to be greater than a second current, the first current being supplied until the potential difference between the first inspection part and the second inspection part reaches the predetermine potential difference, the second current being supplied when the predetermined potential difference is reached.. .

06/23/16
20160178500 
new patent

Particle size distribution measuring apparatus


In order for a parallel light beam to enable formation of an image at the center of a photodetector 52 without the use of an actuator for the adjustment by an order of micrometers, a particle size distribution measuring apparatus 1 is provided with: a control unit 70 for calculating the distribution of particle size; a lens 21, 22 which is located between a light source unit 40 and a cell base 31 and has an entrance plane 21a, 22a and an exit plane 21b, 22b that is not parallel to the entrance plane 21a, 22a; and a lens drive mechanism 25 that can rotate the lens 21, 22 for adjusting the optical axis so that the angle at which the parallel light beam enters into the entrance plane 21a, 22b can be changed, wherein a detecting surface 52b for adjusting the optical axis is formed on a photodetector 52.. .

06/23/16
20160178259 
new patent

Air conditioner


An outdoor unit control unit 200 has a defrosting operation condition table 300a that defines a defrosting operation interval time tm in accordance with a total sum of rated capacity of indoor units 5a to 5c and a refrigerant pipe length as lengths of a liquid pipe 8 and a gas pipe 9. The outdoor unit control unit 200 uses the total sum of the rated capacity of indoor units 5a to 5c input by using an installation information input unit 250 and refers to the defrosting operation condition table 300a, so as to determine the defrosting operation interval time tm.

06/23/16
20160178223 
new patent

Equipment enclosure with multi-mode temperature control system


An equipment enclosure with temperature control components, an equipment enclosure temperature control unit, an equipment enclosure temperature control method, and various modular temperature control subassemblies are respectively disclosed for controlling the temperature of equipment in an equipment chamber. The temperature control components and unit may be implemented with a modular design wherein an air-conditioning unit is selectively mountable on an air handler assembly.

06/23/16
20160178050 
new patent

Integrated electronic shift lever assembly for vehicle


An integrated electronic shift lever assembly for a vehicle includes a shift lever installed inside the vehicle and operated by a driver for a shift position operation. A fixed knob is fixedly attached to an end of the shift lever.

06/23/16
20160177958 
new patent

Operating a pump, in particular for a multiphase pump, and pump


An operating method for a pump includes providing a return line for returning the fluid from a high-pressure side to a low-pressure side, controlling a control valve in the return line with a surge control unit for avoiding an unstable operating state, the control valve controlling the throughflow through the return line, storing a limit curve for a control parameter in the surge control unit, comparing an actual value of the control parameter with the limit curve during the operation of the pump; and when the actual value of the control parameter reaches the limit curve, controlling the control valve in the return line such that the actual value of the control parameter is moved away from the limit curve, an operating parameter of the pump being used as the control parameter.. .

06/23/16
20160177941 
new patent

Methods and system for enhancing flow of a fluid induced by a rod pumping unit


A system for enhancing a flow of a fluid induced by a rod pumping unit is provided. The system includes one or more sensors and a pumping control unit configured to control stroke movement of the rod pumping unit.

06/23/16
20160177940 
new patent

Method and systems for enhancing flow of a fluid induced by a rod pumping unit


A system for enhancing a flow of a fluid induced by a rod pumping unit is provided. A pumping control unit is configured to control stroke movement of the rod pumping unit.

06/23/16
20160177935 
new patent

Cold trap and control cold trap


A cold trap includes a cold panel, a cryocooler which cools the cold panel, a stage temperature control unit which determines a control input to the cryocooler to cool a cooling stage of the cryocooler to a target temperature, an input heat estimation unit which estimates an increase of input heat into the cold panel based on the control input to the cryocooler determined by the stage temperature control unit, and a target temperature adjustment unit which adjusts a target temperature based on the increase of the input heat estimated by the input heat estimation unit.. .

06/23/16
20160177934 
new patent

Cryopump, control cryopump, and cryocooler


A cryopump includes a cryopanel, a cryocooler which is configured to cool the cryopanel, and includes a cryocooler motor configured to drive the cryocooler and a cryocooler inverter configured to control an operating frequency of the cryocooler motor, and a control unit configured to control the cryocooler to perform a cool-down operation by which a temperature of the cryopanel is decreased from room temperature to a standard operating temperature. The control unit includes an operating frequency determination unit configured to determine an operating frequency of the cryocooler motor within an operating frequency range having an upper limit operating frequency and outputs the operating frequency to the cryocooler inverter, and an upper limit adjustment unit configured to decrease the upper limit operating frequency based on a decrease in a temperature of the cryopanel during the cool-down operation..

06/23/16
20160177913 
new patent

Device for automatically switching the displacement of a machine with axial pistons


The invention relates to a device (10) for controlling the displacement of a machine (20) with axial pistons comprising a case (23) that houses a control unit comprising a displacement control spool (110) adapted to be switched between two positions by a control pressure (ps) according to an axis of sliding (Δ): a working position wherein the control spool (110) provides a connection between at least one inlet (103, 104) that receives a supply pressure and an outlet (105, 106) connected to a cylinder for adjusting the inclination of said machine (31a, 31b), and an idle position wherein the control spool (110) interrupts the connection between said inlet (102, 104) and said outlet (101, 103), and comprising means for switching adapted to vary the position of the adjusting cylinder (31a, 31b), a spring (140), characterised in that: said means of communication comprise a second switching spool (130), coaxial to the control spool (110), a switching pressure (pm) exerts an axial force on the second spool (130) in the direction of the control spool (110), the spring (140) exerts an axial force on the two spools (110, 130), which tends to move them apart from each other, control pressure (ps) exerts an axial force on the control spool (110) in the direction of the second tool (130).. .

06/23/16
20160177908 
new patent

Remote engine starting system


A remote engine starting system includes a portable terminal that is carried by a user and a vehicle that allows an engine to be started in response to receiving an engine start signal transmitted from the portable terminal. The vehicle periodically transmits a query signal for establishment of a wireless communication link with the portable terminal to a predetermined range surrounding the vehicle to define a predetermined wireless communication area of the vehicle.

06/23/16
20160177846 
new patent

System and optimizing vehicle settings


An optimization system for a vehicle includes a dongle and a wireless device. The vehicle includes a diagnostic port and an electronic control unit (ecu) electrically connected to the diagnostic port.

06/23/16
20160177808 
new patent

Engine cooling operating the same


An engine cooling system including a refrigerant circulation flow channel passing through an engine, an electric refrigerant pump, an electromagnetic valve arranged in the refrigerant circulation flow channel, and a control unit. In the engine cooling system, when the electric refrigerant pump is stopped and the voltage application to the electromagnetic valve is shut off when the electromagnetic valve is closed and the electric refrigerant pump is in operation, the voltage application to the electromagnetic valve is shut off when a first predetermined time period has passed after the electric refrigerant pump is stopped.

06/23/16
20160177804 
new patent

Diagnostic system for internal combustion engine


A diagnostic system for an internal combustion engine is disclosed. The diagnostic system may include an electronic control unit.

06/23/16
20160177609 
new patent

Control device for vehicle opening/closing body


A control device for a vehicle opening/closing body includes an electronic control unit configured to measure a position of an opening/closing body of a vehicle, measure a speed of the opening/closing body, determine an opening/closing direction in which the opening/closing body is operated, and operate the opening/closing body in the determined opening/closing direction with use of a drive unit when the speed of the opening/closing body measured at the measured position of the opening/closing body is equal to or higher than a speed threshold at the measured position.. .

06/23/16
20160177551 
new patent

Sensor-operated pull-out faucet


A sensor-operated pull-out faucet can include a spout having a hose disposed therein, a pull-out spray head fluidly coupled to the hose and configured to dock at an end of the spout, and a sensor assembly disposed at least partially in the spout proximate the end of the spout. The sensor assembly can include a sensor and a shutter disposed adjacent the sensor.

06/23/16
20160177254 
new patent

Cell picking support device, display device and culture container


A cell picking support device, a display device and a culture container that can enhance work efficiency. An adapter fixes a well plate that holds cells cultured in a cell culture observation device.

06/23/16
20160176729 
new patent

Cdi type water treatment apparatus


A cdi type water treatment apparatus according to the present invention includes: a cdi filter unit which discharges purified water in a purification mode for purifying raw water, discharges recycle water in a recycle mode for recycling electrodes, and includes a water inlet port through which the raw water is introduced and a water outlet port through which the purified water or the recycle water is discharged; a supply unit for supplying the raw water to the cdi filter unit; a dispensing unit for dispensing the purified water to a user; a discharge unit for discharging the recycle water to the outside; a valve unit including a plurality of valves; and a control unit for controlling opening or closing the valves of the valve unit.. .

06/23/16
20160176724 
new patent

Remote managed ballast water treatment system using augmented reality


The present invention relates to a remote managed ballast water treatment system using augmented reality, in particular, a ballast water treatment system (hereinafter, referred to as “bwts”) which receives operation and failure information from various sensors installed in each component within a device, the remote managed ballast water treatment system comprising: an augmented reality terminal having a software application installed therein, which can recognize each component of the bwts through shape information in a shot image while shooting a real-time image and provides information on a state of the bwts and information required for the bwts (provides augmented reality information), through a computer graphic image, in addition to a real-time image of reality; an augmented reality maintenance apparatus for the bwts, the apparatus comprising a bwts interface, an augmented reality interface, a satellite communication interface, and a control unit; and a remote management system of a terrestrial base station which shares sensing information of the bwts and real-time image information of the augmented reality terminal with satellite communication through the satellite communication interface, wherein, when bwts maintenance information has been sent from the remote management system of the terrestrial base station during a bwts failure, the control unit outputs a failure point and repair information as augmented reality image information to the augmented reality terminal, a failure treatment method is guided to a user as a real-time augmented reality image, and the terrestrial base station supervises a failure treatment process of the bwts through a real-time image.. .

06/23/16
20160176627 
new patent

Method for providing a beverage provided with a fine-bubble froth layer or a beverage at least virtually without the fine bubble froth layer, pad with covering filled with product to be extracted and/or to be dissolved; assembly provided with such a pad and a holder; beverage preparation preparing a beverage


A control unit for an automatic device for preparing a beverage, which control unit is provided with a display panel and an input wherein the control unit is provided furthermore with an operating unit for displaying by the display panel a visually observable reaction to designations provided by the user, and for controlling a preparation unit of the automatic device, wherein the display panel has selection fields for mutually exclusive settings for formulations of the beverage to be prepared, wherein the control unit enables the user to select one of the settings by designation of one of the selection fields, wherein a collecting field with at least one setting field shows the chosen setting of the formulation, and wherein the non-designated selection fields remain visible and selectable.. .

06/23/16
20160176540 
new patent

Method for testing a component in a high lift system of an aircraft


A method for testing a component in a high lift system of an aircraft comprises the steps of activating a brake coupled with at least one hydraulic motor, commanding a rotation of the at least one hydraulic motor for a predetermined period of time, wherein the brake remains activated, acquiring a sensor output of a motion sensor coupled with a central power control unit for moving a high lift surface during the commanded rotation of the at least one hydraulic motor, determining a motion of the power control unit from the acquired sensor output, comparing the determined motion with a predetermined threshold value, and generating a brake indication signal if the determined motion exceeds the predetermined motion threshold value.. .

06/23/16
20160176411 
new patent

Vehicle computer system with data backup


An on-board vehicle computing system stores values in a memory of a first engine control unit (ecu) and stores corresponding backup values in a memory of a second ecu. In this way, the second ecu provides data backup functionality for the first ecu's data.

06/23/16
20160176402 
new patent

Method and system for adaptive cruise control and vehicle


A method for adaptive cruise control of a host vehicle (2): a host vehicle (2) includes at least one acceleration device (8), at least one retardation device (10), a control unit (14) for acting upon the acceleration device (8) and the retardation device (10), a calculating unit (16) for determining at least one parameter related to a lead vehicle (6) and a distance sensor (12) for determining a distance from the host vehicle to the lead vehicle (6). The method includes the steps of: setting a first predetermined time distance between the host vehicle (2) and the lead vehicle (6), maintaining the first predetermined time distance, evaluating a parameter that characterizes velocity changes of the lead vehicle in order to optimize a time distance between the host vehicle (2) and the lead vehicle (6), changing the first predetermined time distance to a second predetermined time distance if the parameter that characterizes velocity changes reaches a threshold value, and maintaining the second predetermined time distance.

06/23/16
20160176395 
new patent

Control system for hybrid vehicle


A control system for a hybrid vehicle, the hybrid vehicle includes an engine, a first motor, a second motor, a differential mechanism, and a clutch. The control system includes an electronic control unit.

06/23/16
20160176392 
new patent

Control system for hybrid vehicle


A control system for a hybrid vehicle includes an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to, when any one of the following conditions iii) to vi) is satisfied, activate the oil pump to start supplying oil to a power split mechanism: iii) a required driving force becomes larger than or equal to a first pump changing value when a first drive mode is selected; iv) a vehicle speed becomes higher than or equal to a second pump changing value when the first drive mode is selected; v) the required driving force becomes smaller than or equal to a third pump changing value when the third drive mode is selected; and vi) the vehicle speed becomes lower than or equal to a fourth pump changing value when the third drive mode is selected..

06/23/16
20160176391 
new patent

Hybrid vehicle


A hybrid vehicle includes an internal combustion engine, an electric power storage device, an electric motor, and an electronic control unit. The internal combustion engine is configured to generate a traveling driving force.

06/23/16
20160176384 
new patent

Sensor cleaning system


A method of cleaning a radar sensor for a vehicle comprises monitoring a signal output from an external radar sensor for the vehicle with an electronic control unit and comparing the signal output to a signal quality threshold. Debris is cleaned from a protective screen located between the sensor and the external environment of the vehicle when the signal output is below the quality threshold.

06/23/16
20160176345 
new patent

Vehicle system for detecting object and operation method thereof


A vehicle system for detecting an object, including: an image input unit installed at the front or the rear of a vehicle to capture images in the vicinity of the vehicle; an image processing unit converting the image input from the image input unit; an object detecting unit analyzing the images converted by the image processing unit and extracting key points for a background of the images to detect a moving object approaching the vehicle; an interface unit including an input means for the vehicle and an output means outputting information; and a control unit controlling a warning for the moving object to be detected from the object detecting unit and output through the interface.. .

06/23/16
20160176342 
new patent

Vehicle-reversing display system capable of automatically switching multiple field-of-view modes and vehicle-reversing image capture device


A vehicle-reversing display system includes a controller area network, a vehicle-reversing image capture device and a display device. The vehicle-reversing image capture device includes a controlling unit, a first image camera unit and a second image camera unit.

06/23/16
20160176339 
new patent

Vehicle periphery monitoring device


A vehicle periphery monitoring device comprises: an in-region object detecting unit which detects an in-region object present in contact determination regions on the basis of a photographic image from a camera per prescribed control cycle; and a warning control unit which performs warning control processing to give warning of a detected in-region object when an in-region object was not detected in the last control cycle, but the in-region object was detected in the present control cycle, and to restrain warning of a new in-region object when an in-region object was detected in the last control cycle and the new in-region object different from the in-region object detected in the last control cycle has been detected in the present control cycle.. .

06/23/16
20160176337 
new patent

System and turning on lamp linked with vehicle seat position


The disclosed technology relates to a system and a method for turning on a lamp linked with a vehicle seat position, capable of: automatically turning on a lamp corresponding to a seat position by moving, forward or backward, the position of a seat on which a driver or a passenger sits in the indoor lighting of a vehicle; and adjusting the lighting of the lamp according to a light distribution standard for a vehicle. The system for turning on a lamp linked with a vehicle seat position, according to the disclosed technology, comprises: a vehicle seat capable of moving forward or backward; a lamp lighting unit provided with one or more lamps corresponding to a stop position according to the movement of the vehicle seat; a seat information memory unit for storing seat position information according to the stop position of the vehicle seat; and a control unit turning on the lamps corresponding to the stop position of the vehicle seat on the basis of the seat position information such that the vehicle seat at the stop position is controlled to be lit..

06/23/16
20160176313 
new patent

Control device for electric vehicle


Provided is a control device for an electric vehicle which control device outputs a desired motor torque even when a problem due to aged deterioration like arises in a traction motor of the electric vehicle. The control device includes an ecu (21) and an inverter device (22) including: a power circuitry (28) including an inverter (31); and a motor control unit (29).

06/23/16
20160176295 
new patent

Vehicle control device


A vehicle control device that controls a vehicle including a first electric motor that is driven at a rotation speed synchronized with a rotation speed of a drive shaft of the vehicle includes an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to carry out first determination that determines whether the rotation speed of the first electric motor is lower than or equal to a first threshold and whether a stop operation that stops the vehicle is being carried out, and to carry out second determination that the vehicle is stopped when the electronic control unit has determined in the first determination that the rotation speed of the first electric motor is lower than or equal to the first threshold and the stop operation is being carried out..

06/23/16
20160176245 
new patent

Apparatus and changing tpms sensor message preamble based upon mode


The air pressure of a tire of a vehicle is sensed. The operational mode of the tire is determined.

06/23/16
20160176244 
new patent

Air pressure control system


A system for controlling bicycle tire air pressure on the go is provided. The system has a wheel mounted portion and a control unit in communication with one another.

06/23/16
20160176135 
new patent

Mold heating device and tire vulcanizer


A charging and discharging control device includes a pantograph point voltage detection unit configured to detect a pantograph point voltage of a vehicle, a charging and discharging control unit configured to charge a power storage device provided in a vehicle when the pantograph point voltage is greater than or equal to a charging voltage threshold value and discharge the power storage device when the pantograph point voltage is less than a discharging voltage threshold value, a load determination unit configured to determine whether an absolute value of load power for the vehicle is less than a load power threshold value, and a charging and discharging control change unit configured to reduce any one or more of the charging voltage threshold value, the discharging voltage threshold value, and charging/discharging impedance when the absolute value of the load power is less than the load power threshold value.. .

06/23/16
20160176115 
new patent

Printing system for three-dimensional objects


A printing system for three-dimensional objects has a control unit for storing and executing a robot program and an industrial robot which is controlled by the control unit and which has an arm with several members, wherein the tip of the arm is movable along a predetermined movement path according to path data of the robot program. A printing unit is mounted on the tip of the robot arm and is controlled by the control unit, which has at least one print nozzle for applying pointwise a respective portion of a print material at respective coordinates according to object data of the robot program..

06/23/16
20160176054 
new patent

Method for setting up and/or calibrating a robot


A method for setting up and/or calibrating a robot positioned in a work environment at an operation site, wherein a predetermined routine is carried out for the purposes of setting up and/or calibration. The method includes the steps of generating the routine for the robot at a simulation site distant from the operation site; after completing the generation of the routine, transmitting the routine to a control unit of the robot at the operation site; calling up the routine and remotely executing the routine at the operation site via a control center located remotely from the operation site; and, after the start of the generated routine, allowing the generated routine to automatically process without intervention by an operator at the operation site..

06/23/16
20160176047 
new patent

Robot


A robot includes a first arm that rotates around the first axis, a second arm that rotates around a second axis in a direction different from the first axis, a third arm that rotates around a third axis parallel to the second axis, a first inertia sensor that is installed at the first arm, a second (a) inertia sensor that is installed at the third arm, first to third angle sensors, a posture detection unit that detects the posture of the third arm with the second arm as a reference and derives a feedback gain, and a second drive source control unit that feeds back a second correction component, which is obtained by multiplying a value, which is obtained by subtracting the angular velocity ωa2m and the angular velocity ωa3m from the angular velocity ωa3, by the feedback gain, and controls the second drive source.. .





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