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Display device
There is disclosed a display device comprising a display unit comprising a display panel; an av box configured to form an electric control unit; and a first cable configured to electrically connect the display unit with the av box, wherein the display unit comprises a source pcb provided in an upper end of a rear surface of the display panel; a second cable configured to connect the upper end of the rear surface of the display panel with an upper end of the source pcb; an interface board provided in a lower end of the source pcb and electrically connected with the source pcb; a third cable configured to connect one side of the interface board with the source pcb; and a module cover configured to cover the rear surface of the display panel, and the first cable is configured to connect the other side of the interface board with the av box.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.


Area illumination system and method
Disclosed is an illumination system (100) and method (600) for generating a predefmed illumination pattern on an area (10). The system comprises a plurality of luminaires (110), each luminaire having an orientation adjustment mechanism and being arranged to generate a contribution (210, 210′) to said illumination pattern on a part of said area; a plurality of cameras (120), each camera associated with one of said luminaires for capturing an image of an illuminated part of said area including the contribution generated by said as sociated luminaire; and a control unit (130) adapted to facilitate the generation of the predefmed illumination pattern by evaluating one of said images to determine a deviation from the predefmed illumination pattern for the illuminated part of said area captured in said image; selecting a luminaire from said plurality of luminaires from information contained in a light plan and generating an orientation adjustment signal for the selected luminaire based on the determined deviation..
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.


Wireless communication apparatus, communication method, and integrated circuit
A bss to which a destination wireless communication apparatus of a physical layer frame belongs is identified, and accuracy of preamble detection is improved by changing a reception operation. A wireless communication apparatus includes a reception unit that detects a frame including information for identifying a bss, and a control unit that switches between a first operation in a case where the frame is a frame which is associated with a bss to which the wireless communication apparatus belongs and a second operation in a case where the frame is a frame which is not associated with the bss to which the wireless communication apparatus belongs.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha


Wireless communication apparatus, communication method, and integrated circuit
A bss to which a destination wireless communication apparatus of a physical layer frame belongs is identified, and accuracy of preamble detection is improved by changing a reception operation. A wireless communication apparatus includes a reception unit that detects a frame including information for identifying a bss, and a control unit that switches between a first operation in a case where the frame is a frame which is associated with a bss to which the wireless communication apparatus belongs and a second operation in a case where the frame is a frame which is not associated with the bss to which the wireless communication apparatus belongs.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha


Information processing device, information processing method, and program
An information processing device includes a control unit. A first device that transmits data to the information processing device has a multiplexing function for multiplexing and transmitting data from a plurality of devices including the first device to the information processing device.
Sony Corporation


Base station control method, base station control apparatus, wireless communication system and electronic device
A base station control method for a wireless communication system, a base station control apparatus, a wireless communication system and an electronic device. The wireless communication system includes a small cell.
Sony Corporation


Mobile device location system
A system for identifying location of a mobile electronic device relative to an object. The system includes an electronic control unit configured to calculate location of the mobile electronic device, the electronic control unit including a first transceiver connected to a first antenna that receives signals from the mobile electronic device used by the electronic control unit to identify location of the mobile electronic device.
Denso Corporation


Reception device
The present invention relates to a reception device that can select an optimal component. The reception device includes a first reception unit that receives a video or audio component transmitted on a broadcast wave, a second reception unit that receives a video or audio component distributed via a network, and a control unit that controls the operation of each unit.
Saturn Licensing Llc


Display apparatus and video processing apparatus
While presenting on a display apparatus videos of high picture quality obtained from portable video processing apparatuses such as a camera and a cellular, it is possible to communicate with the internet and/or a home network. A display apparatus includes a first radio communication unit capable of receiving video information by radio from an external video processing apparatus, a second radio communication unit capable of connecting by radio to a network, and a control unit for controlling assignment of connection by radio transmission for each of the first and second radio communication units.
Hitachi Maxell, Ltd.


Information processing device, information processing method, and control device
[solution] an information processing device includes: an extraction unit configured to extract, from a link schedule table in which link information regarding a plurality of contents has been associated with individual identification information that identifies a predetermined event together with a time axis, the link information regarding a content in accordance with a current time; and a transmission control unit configured to transmit the link information regarding the content having been extracted to a terminal device in which the individual identification information has been registered.. .

Projection apparatus, projection method, and storage medium

A projection apparatus includes a projection surface information acquisition unit that acquires a surface shape and/or color information of the projection target surface from the projection image acquired by the projection image acquisition unit; and a projection control unit that determines, based on the surface shape and/or the color information of the projection target surface acquired by the projection surface information acquisition unit, a projection range and a projection position where projection is performed, from a projectable range of the projection unit, and performs projection so as to obtain a defined shape on the projection target surface.. .
Casio Computer Co., Ltd.

Counting apparatus, analog-to-digital converter and image sensor including the same

A counting apparatus may include: a count control unit suitable for controlling a counting operation of a common value and a differential value of two pixel signals according to two neighboring output signals of a comparator unit; a counting unit suitable for counting a clock during a period corresponding to the common value and the differential value, according to control of the count control unit; and a memory unit suitable for storing count information from the counting unit and operation information from the count control unit.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Image capturing apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium

An image capturing apparatus includes an image capturing unit; a division photometry unit that detects a brightness of an object in each of a plurality of divided areas; a weighting unit that weights a photometric value of each of the divided areas; an exposure determination unit that determines exposure based on weighting; and a control unit that performs control such that a degree of reflection of the condition of the object on weighting is different between a case where object image capture is performed intermittently by the image capturing unit in order to generate a time-lapse movie, and a case where object image capture is performed by the image capturing unit in order to generate a movie whose ratio of playback time to image capture time is larger than the time-lapse movie.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing apparatus and semiconductor integrated circuit

In a system constructed by a plurality of integrated circuits, it is possible to appropriately perform interrupt control even in the case where an interrupt has occurred in an integrated circuit in which the function of a cpu is suspended. An interrupt unit of a second integrated circuit outputs an interrupt to at least one of the plurality of image processing units of the second integrated circuit, an image processing unit of the second integrated circuit, to which the interrupt is input, outputs an interrupt to a first integrated circuit, an image processing unit of the first integrated circuit, to which an interrupt from the second integrated circuit is input, outputs an interrupt to an interrupt unit of the first integrated circuit, and the interrupt unit of the first integrated circuit outputs an interrupt to an control unit of the first integrated circuit in accordance with the interrupt being input..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Area denial communication latency compensation

An area denial system may be operationally placed with communication latency compensation. The area denial system may include a plurality of munitions, one or more sensor devices, and a command and control unit, networked together and having a command and control latency for communication between the command and control unit and the remainder of the area denial system.
Orbital Atk, Inc.

Communication control device and phase adjusting method

A communication control device includes: a beam forming unit that forms a beam by controlling a phase of a transmission signal that is transmitted through each of a plurality of antennas; a phase adjusting unit that applies phase rotation to the transmission signal to compensate for a phase shift at each frequency of the transmission signal, whose phase is controlled by the beam forming unit, the phase shift corresponding to a signal bandwidth of the transmission signal; and a control unit that controls the phase rotation that is applied to the transmission signal by the phase adjusting unit.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Motor control device and image forming apparatus

A pulse generation unit is configured to output pulse signals for driving the stepping motor. A control unit is configured to perform acceleration control or deceleration control of the stepping motor via the pulse generation unit.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Lead angle controller

The present disclosure provides a lead angle controller including: a position sensor configured to detect a position of a rotor of a bldc motor; a lead angle control unit configured to determine a lead angle based on a detection signal and to output time for compensation of the lead angle as a lead angle control signal; a phase current converter configured to output a phase current conversion signal based on the detection signal and the lead angle control signal, wherein the phase current conversion signal determines a phase current step of a stator of the bldc motor; and a signal holder configured to, when one detection signal from the position sensor and the lead angle control signal is changed, hold the detection signal and the lead angle control signal and provide the detection signal and the lead angle control signal to the phase current converter at a predetermined time.. .
Kia Motors Corporation

Wireless power transmission apparatus and control method therefor, controlling wireless power reception apparatus, and wireless power transmission system and wireless power transmission method therefor

Disclosed is a wireless power transmission apparatus. The present apparatus comprises: a first wireless power transmission unit which is connected to a first sensing unit to wirelessly transmit power to a wireless power reception apparatus; a second wireless power transmission unit which is connected to a second sensing unit; and a control unit for controlling the second sensing unit to sense induced current which is induced to the second wireless power transmission unit if the wireless power reception apparatus moves in the direction of the second wireless power transmission unit while power is being wirelessly transmitted to the wireless power reception apparatus, wherein the control unit can wirelessly transmit power to the wireless power reception apparatus through the second wireless power transmission unit if the magnitude of the sensed induced current exceeds a predetermined reference level.
Lg Innotek Co., Ltd.

Low voltage ride-through control multi-inverter grid-connected power converter

The present application provides a low voltage ride-through control system for a multi-inverter grid-connected power converter, including: a photovoltaic array and an inverter. The inverter includes a dc/dc conversion unit and a dc/ac inversion unit connected to an output end of the dc/dc conversion unit, an input end of the dc/dc conversion unit is connected to an output end of the photovoltaic array, and the inverter is connected to a power grid at a grid-connected point.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Power distribution unit and electronic device using the same

A power distribution unit includes a chassis and at least one power distribution module. The chassis includes a plurality of side plates.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Apparatus for controlling the charging of electric vehicle

An apparatus for controlling charging of an electric vehicle includes a switch unit including a first relay and second relays, wherein the first relay is arranged on an electric line through which a first battery is connected in series to a second battery. The first and second batteries supply driving power of the electric vehicle.
Kia Motors Corporation

Medical diagnosis support device, medical diagnosis support method, and information processing method

The present invention provides a diagnosis support system for presenting medical support information on a case. The system includes an inference unit, an acquisition unit, a determination unit, and a display control unit.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Semiconductor device and operating method thereof

A semiconductor device includes: a fuse set unit including a plurality of fuse sets, each fuse set including one or more address fuses and an enable fuse; a rupture control unit suitable for controlling the enable fuse of a selected fuse set to be programmed after the address fuses of the selected fuse set is programmed, during a program operation; a cell data verify unit suitable for repeatedly performing a verify and rupture operation on the selected fuse set during the program operation, determining whether read data from the selected fuse set is identical to target data corresponding to a rupture address through a final verify operation, and outputting fail information; and a fuse set control unit suitable for controlling the program operation to be performed on a different fuse set after the program operation on the selected fuse set is terminated, in response to the fail information.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Wearable terminal for displaying screen optimized for various situations

Disclosed in the present specification is a wearable terminal for resolving limitation of a narrow display. The wearable terminal, according to the present specification, comprises: a band to be worn on a main body and the wrist; a display unit provided on the main body; and a control unit for controlling so that the content of an event is displayed on the display unit when the event occurs, wherein the control unit can run a normal mode and a special mode depending on the situation of a user, and is capable of controlling so that the content of the event is displayed on the display unit according to the situation of the user when the event has occurred in the special mode..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Goa circuit and liquid crystal display device

The present invention provides a goa circuit and a liquid crystal display device. The gate drive circuit includes: a goa unit and an output control unit.
Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Parking space sensor

The present invention provides a parking space sensor, which comprises a sensing module, a control unit, and a trigger module. The sensing module senses the status of a parking space and generates a sensing signal.
Gemtek Technology Co., Ltd.

Method for providing height information for an object in a surrounding area of a motor vehicle on a communication interface sensor device, processing device and motor vehicle

The invention relates to a method for providing information about an object sensed in a surrounding area (7, 8) of a motor vehicle (1), in which the surrounding area (7, 8) is sensed using a sensor device (4, 10, 11) of the motor vehicle (1), and a piece of information is provided on a communication interface in the motor vehicle (1), wherein a piece of height information for the object is stored as information in a sensor-device-end control unit (3a) and this information is provided on the communication interface (13) connected to the sensor-device-end control unit (3a) for the purpose of transmission to and further processing with a further control unit (3b) of a processing device (12) that comprises the two control units (3a, 3b) and that is configured to create a map of the surrounding area. The invention also relates to a sensor device, a processing device (12) and a motor vehicle (1)..
Valeo Schalter Und Sensoren Gmbh

Signal control device and signal control system

There is provided a signal control device including a signal output unit configured to output a signal for a vibratory device, and a signal control unit configured to control the signal. Between a case where a change from a reference level to a first level is exerted on the signal and a case where a change from the first level to the reference level is exerted on the signal, magnitudes of variation amounts of acceleration per unit time generated in the vibratory device are different from each other.
Sony Corporation

Apparatus, method, and program

An apparatus includes a memory, a processor, a control unit and an instruction unit. The control unit controls display on a display unit on which an image based on received image data is displayed.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Multi-factor routing system for exchanging business transactions

A system of routing a purchase order may include a purchase order identification unit configured to identifying a purchase order format associated with a client. The system may also include a routing control unit.
Global Healthcare Exchange, Llc

Electronic lock device and system for smart logistics

The present disclosure discloses an electronic lock device and system for smart logistics. The electronic lock device for smart logistics communicates with a data control device, and includes: a communication unit for receiving a control command; a storage unit for storing data information about a container locked by the electronic lock device; and a control unit configured to: if the control command received by the communication unit is a write command, control the communication unit to receive data information from the data control device, and store the received data information in the storage unit; and if the control command received by the communication unit is a read command, read data information from the storage unit, and send the read data information to the data control device through the communication unit..
Nuctech Company Limited

Side safety assistant device and large vehicle

A side safety assistant device for a large vehicle may include: a rear camera module mounted at the rear of at least one side surface of a large vehicle and configured to image an object while facing the front of the large vehicle; a front camera module mounted at the front of at least one side surface of the large vehicle and configured to image an object while facing the rear of the large vehicle; one or more image recognition modules configured to receive an image taken by the rear and front camera modules, extract an object included in the image, determine whether the extracted object is a moving object, determine whether the moving object is located in a preset dangerous zone, and output a collision risk signal; a warning unit configured to output a visual or auditory warning signal; and a control unit configured to operate the warning unit.. .
Plk Technologies Co., Ltd.

Secure memory systems

There is provided an example memory system comprising a plurality of memory modules, each memory module comprising a persistent memory to store root key information and encrypted primary data; a volatile memory to store a working key for encrypting data, the encrypted primary data stored in the persistent memory being encrypted using the working key; and a control unit to provide load and store access to the primary data. The memory system further comprises a working key recovery mechanism to retrieve first root key information from a first module and second root key information from a second module; and compute the working key for a given module based on the retrieved first root key information and the retrieved second root key information..
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

Display device and driving the same

A display device includes a first connector which receives a first image signal and first driving power, a second connector which receives a second image signal and second driving power, a first control unit which processes the first image signal and the first driving power, a second control unit which processes the second image signal and the second driving power, a power management unit which receives the first and second driving powers from the first control unit and the second control unit, measures the first and second driving powers, and provides information about the first driving power and information about the second driving power to the first and second control units, and a display unit which receives one of the first and second image signals from one of the first and second control units and displays one of the first and second image signals.. .
Samsung Display Co. Ltd.

Electronic control unit and data transmission method

An electronic control unit connected to a communication line, the electronic control unit including: a transmission request buffer including a plurality of transmission buffer areas; a message buffer including a plurality of message buffer areas; a transmission controller configured to transmit data stored in the message buffer to the communication line; and a central processing unit. The central processing unit programmed to search for data with a higher priority than data stored in the message buffer from among pieces of data stored in the transmission request buffer, sequentially search for a vacant buffer area in which no data is stored from among the plurality of message buffer areas, set the data that has been searched for in the vacant buffer area that has been searched for..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Communication apparatus, system, method, and non-transitory medium

A communication apparatus comprising: a plurality of communication processes, each performing communication process on a flow associated thereto; a plurality of network interfaces, each of the network interfaces adapted to be connected to a network; a dispatcher that receives a packet from the network interface and dispatches the packet to an associated communication process, based on a dispatch rule that defines association of a flow to a communication process to which the flow is dispatched; and a control unit that performs control to roll back each of the communication processes using saved image thereof.. .
Nec Corporation

Adaptive error correction in memory devices

Some embodiments include apparatuses and methods having an interface to receive information from memory cells, the memory cells configured to have a plurality of states to indicate values of information stored in the memory cells, and a control unit to monitor errors in information retrieved from the memory cells. Based on the errors in the information, the control unit generates control information to cause the memory cell to change to from a state among the plurality of states to an additional state.
Intel Corporation

Semiconductor device and operating method thereof

A semiconductor device includes: a control signal generation unit configured to generate a second control signal having a cycle shorter than a first control signal in response to a clock signal and the first control signal; a cyclic redundancy check (crc) control unit configured to perform a control to receive first and second data groups in response to the second control signal, and to output the first and second data groups with a time lag; and a crc operation unit configured to perform a cyclic redundancy check on each of the first and second data groups sequentially output through the crc control unit.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Computer system and computer system control method

A computer including a processor and a memory and a storage device that is connected to the computer and stores data has an fpga that acquires data and an operation command from a control unit that controls reading and writing with respect to a non-volatile semiconductor storage unit to perform a data operation. The computer generates and transmits the operation command from an access request that has been received to the storage device.
Hitachi, Ltd.

Information processing device, information processing method, and program

There is provided an information processing device capable of proposing automation of execution of programs at a timing convenient for a user, the information processing device including: an information acquisition unit configured to acquire input information of a user; and a proposal control unit configured to propose automation of control related to the input information at an acquisition timing of the input information. The proposal control unit is configured to propose automation of control of execution of a second program obtained by performing, on a first program, at least one of addition of a first relevant element related to an input element included in the first program recognized from the input information, and replacement of the input element with a second relevant element related to the input element..
Sony Corporation

Docking station with dual-display synchronous output

A docking station includes electrical module that includes circuit board having conducting contacts and circuit layout arranged thereon, control system including a main control unit, an image signal processing unit for receiving a display port signal and converting it into an analog signal and a digital signal for synchronous output and a usb signal processing unit for converting a usb signal into multiple usb signals for output, a transmission cable assembly electrically connected to the control system for the connection of an external electronic apparatus, an image output interface including an analog signal output port and a digital signal output port for receiving analog and digital signals from the image signal processing unit for output to respective external display devices for display and a connector module for receiving the multiple usb signals from the usb signal processing unit for output to multiple external apparatuses for two-way power and data transmission.. .
Wieson Technologies Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and control method therefor

The present invention relates to a mobile terminal formed so as to wrap around the wrist and a control method therefor, the mobile terminal comprising: a main body; a band connected to the main body and formed so as to be wearable around the wrist; a touch screen arranged on the front surface of the main body, formed so as to detect a touch, and displaying an hour hand and a minute hand indicating the current time; and a control unit for moving an hour hand or a minute hand to a certain point on the touch screen and executing a preset function on the basis of the position of the moved hour hand or minute hand, when a touch applied to either the hour hand or the minute hand is moved to the certain point on the touch screen.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Sensor-equipped display device, control device, and control method

A sensor-equipped display device (1) includes driving lines (drl) arrayed in a first direction in an area that overlaps the screen; detection lines (snl) arrayed in a second direction in the area that overlaps the screen; and a detection control unit (30) that outputs driving signals each of which includes a plurality of pulses, to the driving lines, respectively, and detects signals of the detection lines in correspondence to the diving signals. The detection control unit (30) outputs driving signals each of which includes a plurality of pulses, simultaneously to 2n driving lines (n is a natural number) that are sequentially arrayed in the first direction.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing apparatus, information processing method and program

An information processing apparatus is provided which include a display control unit that causes a touch panel to display a slider to specify one of specifiable values by an operating body as a specified value and a start edge value and an end edge value stored in a storage unit and if the touch panel acquires position information indicating position on the slider, decides a value corresponding to the position information as the specified value and also decides an interval to decide a new specifiable range in accordance with a contact state quantity acquired by the contact state quantity acquisition unit, specifies the new specifiable range based on the interval using the specified value as a reference.. .
Drnc Holdings, Inc.

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer-readable recording medium

There is provided an information processing apparatus that controls display of a virtual object displayed in an extended work space in which a real object and the virtual object are operable, the information processing apparatus including an operation deciding unit configured to decide an operation process to the virtual object displayed in the extended work space on the basis of a result of analysis of input information to the extended work space, the analysis being based on position information of an information terminal detected in the extended work space and display control trigger information for changing display of the virtual object, and a display control unit configured to execute a display control process of the virtual object on the basis of the decided operation process.. .
Sony Corporation

Peak power control and sequencing for multiple power supplies

Systems, apparatuses, and methods may include a first power source to output power at a first normal power level and a first peak power level and a second power source cooperating with the first power source to output power at a second normal power level and a second peak power level. A system peak power control unit may monitor workload power requirements and cause the first power source to output the first peak power level at a first time period and cause the second power source to output the second peak power level at a second time period, different from the first time period.
Intel Corporation

Remote control system and remote control method

A remote control system includes: a vehicle having a control unit equipped therein, the control unit configured to transmit user terminal information of a user terminal and vehicle information of the vehicle to a server; the server configured to receive the user terminal information and the vehicle information from the control unit, store user identification information related to the vehicle and a user based on the user terminal information and the vehicle information, and transmit the user identification information in response to receiving a request for the user identification information; and an entry control device configured to identify a vehicle attempting to enter a restricted area, send a request for user identification information associated with the identified vehicle to the server, receive the user identification information associated with the identified vehicle from the server, and determine whether to allow the vehicle to enter the restricted area and whether to perform a predetermined remote control related to the user based on the received user identification information.. .
Kia Motors Corporation

Object controller

The present invention relates to an object controller capable of controlling a movement and a rotation of an object. The present invention provides an object controller capable of controlling a motion of an object, the object controller including: a main body; an operating unit which is in non-contact with the main body; and a control unit which controls a motion of the object based on a relative position of the operating unit to the main body..

System and microservice for monitoring a plant of process automation

A system and a microservice for monitoring a plant of automation technology, wherein the plant has a plurality of field devices the field devices can communicate via at least a first communication network with one another and with a control unit, comprising: an execution electronics, which can communicate with at least one of the field devices; and a configuration electronics, which is arranged removed from the execution electronics and which can communicate with the execution electronics via a second communication network, wherein the configuration electronics and/or the execution electronics has at least one microservice, which is appropriate for the type of the field device and which is embodied to provide at least one functionality for execution in the execution electronics and/or in the configuration electronics.. .
Codewrights Gmbh

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit, an execution unit that executes dew condensation elimination operation for eliminating dew condensation in the image forming unit, a setting unit that sets a dew condensation prevention mode for executing the dew condensation elimination operation to an enabled state, a display unit, and a control unit that causes the display unit to display a warning screen and selects a type of image forming job to be restricted during execution of the dew condensation elimination operation in a case where the dew condensation prevention mode is set to an enabled state, wherein, in a case where an image forming job is received during execution of the dew condensation elimination operation, the control unit determines whether the received image forming job is executable based on the type of job selected.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image forming apparatus that restricts removal of container with remaining toner by third person

An image forming apparatus includes a mounting unit, a restricting member, a driving source, a reading unit, a storage unit, and a control unit. The reading unit reads mounting-destination information from a storage medium.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a belt rotating member forming, with the rotating member, a nip portion for fixing a toner image to the recording medium, first and second rollers rotatably supporting the belt rotating member, a stepping motor tilting the first roller, an output unit outputting an amount-of-rotation signal instructing an amount of rotation of a rotor in the stepping motor, an electric current control unit controlling electric current to be fed to a coil in the stepping motor based on the amount-of-rotation signal, and a notifying unit. The notifying unit provides a predetermined notification in a state that an image formation process can be executed based on an output from a detecting unit configured to detect a position of the first roller and a value counted by a measuring unit counting the amount of rotation instructed by the output unit..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Optical processing apparatus and substrate processing apparatus

An optical processing apparatus includes: a housing; a stage; and a light irradiation unit configured to cause a light source unit to emit light so as to form a strip-like irradiation area extending over an area wider than a width of a substrate in a right and left direction. The stage and the light irradiation unit are moved by a moving mechanism relatively to each other in a back and forth direction.
Tokyo Electron Limited

Control device, control method, and program

Embodiments provide a suitable viewing environment, in accordance with whether a head-mounted display is mounted or detached. A control device includes a state identification unit configured to identify whether a head-mounted display is mounted or detached, and an output control unit configured to control, in accordance with the mounting or the detachment, at least one of sound output and video output from a display device provided separately from the head-mounted display..
Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

Display control device, display control method, and display control program

A display control device including: a display control unit configured to control display, on a display unit, of highlighting corresponding to a state of an image depending on an in-focus state of a subject in the image being within a predetermined in-focus near range.. .
Sony Corporation

Test mode isolation and power reduction in embedded core-based digital systems of integrated circuits (ics) with multiple power domains

Embodiments include a power isolation circuit. The power isolation circuit includes a logic block, a wrapper cell, an isolation cell, a test control unit, and/or a power control unit.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Gas detection device

A gas detection device includes: an electrochemical cell, a voltage applying unit, a current detecting unit that detects an output current which is a current flowing between a first electrode and a second electrode of the electrochemical cell; a voltage control unit that performs a step-up process of gradually stepping up an application voltage from a first voltage to a second voltage and performs a step-down process of gradually stepping down the application voltage to a third voltage after the step-up process has been completed; and a measurement unit. The voltage control unit sets the second voltage to a voltage lower than a voltage at which a rapid increase of the output current occurs due to reductive decomposition of water contained in the exhaust gas when the application voltage increases gradually..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Controlling a viscosity of fuel in a fuel control system with a vibratory meter

A method of controlling a viscosity of fuel in a fuel control system with a vibratory meter is provided. The method includes providing the fuel to the vibratory meter, measuring a property of the fuel with the vibratory meter, and generating a signal based on the measured property of the fuel.
Micro Motion, Inc.

Tank venting system for a motor vehicle as well as motor vehicle and operating a tank venting system

A tank venting system (14) for a motor vehicle (10) has a filter (16) to filter a venting gas (15) of a fuel tank (12) of the motor vehicle (10), a pump (25) to generate a flushing air stream (29) in order to flush the filter (16), and a control unit (30) that, for purposes of performing a leak test, is configured to detect a pressure signal (34) that is dependent on the gas pressure (p) present in the fuel tank (12) and to check whether the pressure signal (34) meets a prescribed leakage criterion (33). The pump (25) is fluidically interconnected between the filter (16) and a shut-off valve (26), whereby the shut-off valve (26) is configured to fluidically couple the pump (25) to an inlet site (27) of a fresh air system (19) of an internal combustion engine (11) of the motor vehicle (10), and whereby the control unit (30) is configured to operate the pump (25) for flushing the filter (16) as well as for performing the leak test..
Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft

Detection system, detection method, and program

An object of the invention is to provide a new defect detection technique using an autonomously movable apparatus. In order to accomplish the object, the invention provides a detection system (10) including a drive control unit (15) that controls a driving unit (12) causing a base unit (11) to travel in a case where a predetermined detection target is detected on the basis of information collected by a sensor unit (13) installed in the base unit (11), and a second detection unit (16) that detects a predetermined defect on the basis of the information collected by the sensor unit (13)..
Nec Corporation

Vibration device

According to one embodiment, a vibration device is disclosed. The device includes a mass unit including a mass unit, a catch and release mechanism to catch and release the mass unit and including an electrode unit, and a control unit to control catching and releasing of the mass unit by a voltage to be applied between the mass unit and the electrode unit.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Aiming system comprising a screen covered with a tactile interface and corresponding aiming method

The invention provides an aiming system comprising a display control unit connected to a screen having a surface that is covered at least in part by a touch interface, the display control unit being arranged to inlay an aiming frame in the images displayed on the screen. According to the invention, the display control unit is arranged to: inlay a control zone in a portion of the touch interface; and to move the aiming frame on the screen as a function of a contact exerted on the touch interface in the control zone.
Safran Electronics & Defense

Method for controlling defrost operation of a refrigeration system

The invention relates to a method for controlling a refrigeration system by establishing a defrost period during an initial defrost period. One or more compressors of the refrigeration system are monitored to establish if the one or more compressors are running, and a parameter representative of the one or more compressors running is monitored.
Danfoss A/s

Method for diagnosing ice-making apparatus

There is provided a method for diagnosing an ice-making apparatus, wherein the ice-making apparatus includes a control unit and a display unit, wherein the method comprises: determining, by the control unit, whether a diagnosis-initiation condition for the ice-making apparatus is satisfied or not; upon determination that the diagnosis-initiation condition for the ice-making apparatus is satisfied, counting, by the control unit, an actual number of ice forming and removing cycles performed by the ice-making apparatus; and displaying the counted number on the display unit by the control unit.. .
Daeyeong E&b Co., Ltd.

A operating a vapour compression system with heat recovery

A method for operating a vapour compression system (1) comprising a heat recovery heat exchanger (4) is disclosed. The heat recovery system requests a required level of recovered heat to be provided by the heat recovery heat exchanger (4) to the heat recovery system, generates a signal indicating the required level of recovered heat, and supplies the generated signal to a control unit of the vapour compression system (1).
Danfoss A/s

Temperature control unit for gaseous or liquid medium

For a temperature control unit for gaseous or liquid medium with a highly dynamic temperature regulation of the medium, the temperature control unit is designed with a base body and a cooling body between which are arranged multiple thermoelectric modules, and with a media line in the base body, wherein the media line is arranged in the base body in the form of a single-start spiral from the outside to the inside, and it is provided that the multiple thermoelectric modules are arranged in a plurality of rows on the base body, wherein the module heating power of a thermoelectric module situated further toward the outside radially is greater than the module heating power of a thermoelectric module situated further toward the inside radially.. .
Avl List Gmbh

Ultra-low temperature freezer

An ultra-low temperature freezer includes: an insulated case defining a storage compartment having an opening in an upper face; an insulated door capable of opening and closing the opening; a first refrigeration unit configured such that a first compressor, a first condenser, and a first decompressor are mounted on a first mounting board; a second refrigeration unit configured such that a second compressor, a second condenser, and a second decompressor are mounted on a second mounting board; a machinery compartment provided near the insulated case, and configured to house the first and second refrigeration units to be independently drawable in the horizontal direction; and a control unit, where a control circuit is mounted, configured to be drawable independently of the first and second refrigeration units, the first and second refrigeration units and the control unit being housed in the machinery compartment to be stacked in a vertical direction.. .
Panasonic Healthcare Holdings Co., Ltd.

Controller for vehicle and control vehicle

A controller for a vehicle including a continuously variable transmission mechanism, a mechanical stepped transmission mechanism, and a drive wheel is provided. The controller includes an electronic control unit.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Shift control vehicle when can communication fail

A shift control method for a vehicle when can communication fails is provided to make a transmission control unit communicate with a motor controller via an lin communication line. The shift control method includes: a failure sensing step of sensing, by the transmission control unit, whether the can communication fails; a shift stage sensing step of sensing, by the transmission control unit, whether a target shift stage is changed when the can communication failure is sensed as a performance result of the failure sensing step; and a gear engaging step of controlling, by the transmission control unit, the motor controller to drive a gear actuator through an lin communication line so as to engage a target stage gear when the target shift stage is changed as the performance result of the shift stage sensing step..
Kia Motors Corporation

Control device

A control device that includes an electronic control unit that is configured to: detect an actual current value flowing through the solenoid valve; receive a current command value and the actual current value detected and generate a primary command voltage value while feeding back the current command value on the basis of the actual current value; calculate a dither command voltage value to cause a periodic voltage oscillation; filter the actual current value detected to remove a frequency corresponding to a period of the dither command voltage value and output the filtered actual current value; generate a secondary command voltage value by superimposing the dither command voltage value generated on the primary command voltage value generated; convert the secondary command voltage value generated into a pwm signal; and generate, on the basis of the pwm signal generated, an application voltage to be applied to the solenoid valve.. .
Aisin Aw Co., Ltd.

Control method and control device in a motor vehicle for shifting an automatic transmission

In a control method and a control device for shifting an automatic and, in particular, non-powershift-capable transmission having at least two gears, data of a driving-speed-related data source are received by at least one electronic control unit for a defined forecast range. The data are such that the control unit can determine therefrom a region at least lying in the forecast range and having a limit speed below the maximum speed of the lower gear.
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft

Pump communication module, pump system using same and methods related thereto

A pump system comprising a primary ac pump, a control unit having a wireless communication module, and a back-up battery for powering the control unit. The wireless communication module is configured to communicate via a primary wireless connection and communicate via a secondary wireless connection.
Wayne/scott Fetzer Company

Method for predicting a phase position of a camshaft

A method for predicting a future camshaft position includes approximating a regulating circuit or a part of a regulating circuit that includes at least an adjusting device by a transfer function, and ascertaining a future camshaft position on the basis of the transfer function. An engine control unit is also provided..
Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft

Methods and systems for drilling boreholes in earth formations

Methods of drilling earth formations may involve removing a portion of an underlying earth formation utilizing cutting elements of an earth-boring drill bit. A rotational speed of the drill string may be sensed utilizing a first sensor.
Bp Exploration Operating Company Limited

Toilet ventilation system and device

A system for toilet ventilation, includes a ventilatable toilet, including a toilet body with a flush cavity; a ventilatable toilet seat, including a lid component, a ventilatable seat component with a ventilation channel and a ventilation aperture; a ventilation line; a ceiling ventilation unit, including a ventilation fan; a ventilation pump; and a ventilation control unit, including a processor, a non-transitory memory, an input/output component, a ventilation manager, and a data bus; such that the ventilation fan ventilates a bathroom; and the ventilatable toilet seat ventilates the toilet to reduce emission of odors. Alternatively, the toilet body can be ventilatable and mounted with a conventional toilet seat.

System, device and receiving a disposable bag

A system for receiving a disposable bag (44) has a receiving container (10) with a container interior for receiving the disposable bag (44) and a temperature-control hollow wall (20) that at least partially surrounds the container interior of the receiving container (10). A temperature-control unit controls the temperature of the container interior by will a temperature-control medium arranged in the temperature-control hollow wall (20) at a maximum pressure of about 1 bar..
Sartorius Stedim Biotech Gmbh

Elevator safety system, elevator system and operating an elevator system

An elevator safety system comprises a plurality of door safety units (12), wherein each door safety unit (12) is configured to monitor at least one door (10, 11) of an elevator system (2); an elevator control unit (13), which is configured to control the elevator system (2), in particular to control movement of an elevator car (6) of the elevator system (2); a communication bus (14), which is configured for transmitting information between the plurality of door safety units (12) and the elevator control unit (13); and a signal line (16) serially connecting the elevator control unit (13) and the plurality of door safety units (12). Each of the plurality of door safety units (12) is configured to interrupt the signal line (16) when it detects a malfunction..
Otis Elevator Company

Device for protecting the conveyor belt of a tube conveyor against volumetric overloading

A tube conveyor with a device for protecting the conveyor belt of the tube conveyor against volumetric overloading, the tube conveyor containing a middle part, situated between a filling site and a discharge site. The conveyor belt coiled essentially into the shape of a tube by the action of rollers mounted on roller stands, a measuring stand is arranged behind the filling site, the measuring stand comprising a stationary frame and a swiveling frame able to pivote relative to the stationary frame, the stationary frame comprising lower rollers mounted beneath a horizontal transverse axis of the coiled conveyor belt, the swiveling frame having upper inclined rollers mounted above the horizontal transverse axis of the coiled conveyor belt and having a force measuring device provided for continuous detection of the loading forces transferred from the conveyor belt, and provided for sending signals representing the loading forces to a control unit..
Schenck Process S.r.o.

Two-wheeled vehicle

A two-wheeled vehicle is provided including a frame, front and rear ground-engaging members each supporting the frame, a straddle-type seat, a handlebar for steering the vehicle, at least one light device configured to operate in a hazard mode, an engine supported by the frame and operably coupled to the ground-engaging members, a tilt sensor, and a vehicle control unit in communication with the tilt sensor. The vehicle control unit is operative to detect a tilt angle of the vehicle based on output from the tilt sensor.
Indian Motorcycle International, Llc

Device for influencing the vertical dynamics of an agricultural vehicle

A device for influencing vertical dynamics of an agricultural vehicle includes a mass mounted on the agricultural vehicle, a positioning system for controlling movement of the mass in vertical direction, a sensor device configured to detect a surface profile of an upcoming vehicle path segment, and an electronic control unit adapted to calculate an expected disturbance input for the upcoming vehicle path segment based on the detected surface profile. The electronic control unit operably controls the positioning system to execute a compensation movement of the vehicle that reduces the expected disturbance input by means of the mass..
Deere & Company

Vehicle control device

A vehicle control device includes a control unit configured to execute one of a plurality of assist controls based on an input of an execution command signal that is externally given. The control unit includes a control state switching unit that executes, based on an input state of the execution command signal, switching of a control state to execute the assist control.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Omnidirectional cart and control method thereof

An omnidirectional cart including a cart part including a plurality of driving wheels, a body part attached to the cart part rotatably around a pivot axis, a command generation unit generates a speed command indicating a translational speed and a rotational speed of the body part at predetermined cycles, and a control unit searches for a predetermined number of the speed commands for maintaining a translational speed direction indicated by the speed command of a current step and calculates a speed command whose excess rate is a threshold or less or a speed command whose excess rate is minimum among the predetermined number of the speed commands, the excess rate indicating how much values of torque and angular speeds of wheel axes of the plurality of driving wheels and the pivot axis exceed limitation values when the omnidirectional cart operates in accordance with the speed command of the current step.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and installation for transporting vehicles hauled by a cable

Installation for transporting vehicles hauled by a cable, including an image acquisition system generating an image representative of a compartment of a vehicle, and an electronic control unit retrieving an identifier of the vehicle and recording the identifier and the representative image associated with the identifier in a non-volatile memory.. .
Poma

Vehicle control apparatus

A vehicle control apparatus capable of making a vehicle run by automated driving includes a notification unit configured to notify a course change inside and/or outside the vehicle, and a control unit. The control unit switches the control of the notification unit stepwise in a case in which the course change is necessary before a predetermined point during the automated driving.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Driving support apparatus

A driving support control unit of a driving support apparatus executes driving support control for supporting at least part of driving by a driver. A support determining unit determines whether or not predetermined conditions for terminating the driving support control are satisfied.
Denso Corporation

Drive device, vehicle, and control drive device

An electronic control unit is configured to generate a pulse width modulation signal of a plurality of switching elements based on a modulation factor and a voltage phase of a voltage based on a torque command of a motor and a pulse number per unit cycle of an electric angle of the motor and perform switching of the switching elements. The electronic control unit is configured to generate the pulse width modulation signal of the switching elements such that total loss of the motor and an inverter when a heat conversion request of drive electric power of the motor has been issued becomes greater than the total loss when the heat conversion request has not been issued..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Method for monitoring a brake system with an electromechanical brake mechanism

A method for monitoring a brake system in a vehicle includes actuating at least one electric brake motor with a brake motor controller and final control signals of a brake motor control unit. The method further includes carrying out, in the brake motor control unit, at least one monitoring function of the brake system while a braking force is produced by the at least one electric brake motor.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Fogging removal system and fogging removal method using the same

Provided is a fogging removal system. The fogging removal system includes: a first substrate; a heating unit disposed on the first substrate; a second substrate disposed on the heating unit; a first electrode disposed on the second substrate; and a control unit electrically connected to the heating unit and the first electrode.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Automobile power supply device

An automobile power supply device is provided with a first relay interposed between a first battery and a load group; a second relay interposed between second battery and the load group; a hood switch that detects the opening of a hood of an engine room and outputs a detection signal dt1; a luggage switch that detects the opening of a hood of a luggage room and outputs a detection signal dt2; and a power supply control unit that brings the first relay into a non-conductive state based on the detection signal output by the hood switch, and brings the second relay into a non-conductive state based on the detection signal output by the luggage switch.. .
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.

Vehicle side-rear warning device and method using the same

A vehicle side-rear warning device includes a camera which records a side-rear of a vehicle, a sensor, a monitor which displays an image recorded by the camera, and a side-rear warning system control unit. An image signal recorded by the camera and a signal sensed by the sensor are input to the side-rear warning system control unit, which determines whether an object is located at a predetermined area of the side-rear of the vehicle based on the input image signal and the input signal sensed by the sensor.
Kyung Chang Industrial Co., Ltd.

Apparatus and controlling engine of hybrid vehicle

The present disclosure provides an apparatus and a method for controlling an engine of a hybrid vehicle. The apparatus includes an environment information collection unit configured to collect traveling environment information of the hybrid vehicle, a determination unit configured to compare the traveling environment information with reference information and determine whether the traveling environment information meets a preset condition, a setting unit configured to set a reference coolant temperature based on the traveling environment information and change the reference coolant temperature based on the traveling environment information when the traveling environment information meets the preset condition, and an engine control unit configured to prevent the engine from operating heating and air-conditioning control of the hybrid vehicle when the traveling environment information meets the preset condition and a coolant temperature is lower than the reference coolant temperature changed by the setting unit..
Kia Motors Corporation

A controlling the stability and yaw response of a vehicle by looking a differential at elevated speeds

A method and system for controlling the stability and yaw response of a vehicle being equipped with a front axle (24), a rear axle (26), a controllable differential (22) and a control unit (50) arranged for locking and unlocking the differential (22), the method includes: selectively locking or unlocking the differential (22) depending on the operation of the vehicle; measuring at least the longitudinal vehicle speed (v); comparing the measured vehicle speed (v) with a predetermined first reference speed (vh); and locking the differential (22) if the measured vehicle speed (v) exceeds the first reference speed (vh).. .
Dsensed Technology Ab

Internal-combustion engine starting device, vehicle, and internal-combustion engine starting method

A control unit is able to selectively control a motor to realize a first starting mode of starting an internal-combustion engine by increasing a rotation speed of the internal-combustion engine to a predetermined first rotation speed by the motor and a second starting mode of starting the internal-combustion engine by increasing the rotation speed of the internal-combustion engine to a second rotation speed higher than the first rotation speed by the motor and a determination unit determines whether to allow the second starting mode based on a predetermined vehicle starting condition at the time of activating a vehicle (s13, s14, s19, s20) and determines whether to allow the second starting mode based on an ev traveling condition different from the vehicle starting condition while supplying driving power to a vehicle wheel only from the motor (s3, s4, s6).. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Liquid ejecting apparatus

A liquid ejecting apparatus includes a liquid ejecting head having nozzles and an opening surface through which the nozzles are opened, the liquid ejecting head being configured to eject liquid from the nozzles, a supply flow path configured to supply the liquid to the liquid ejecting head, a pressurizing mechanism that can pressurize the inside of the supply flow path, an opening/closing mechanism that can open and close the supply flow path, and a control unit that controls operations of the liquid ejecting head, the pressurizing mechanism, and the opening/closing mechanism.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation

Printing printing a three-dimensional optical structure, providing real-time quality control of the printed optical structure

A printing system for printing a three-dimensional optical component, including a printing unit having a print head with ejection nozzles for ejecting droplets of printing ink, a measurement unit to measure optical properties of a pre-structure of the three-dimensional optical component, wherein the measurement unit includes at least one light source and at least one light detector, further including a process control unit for determining the difference between the measured optical properties of the pro-structure and target optical properties of the pre-structure. The present teachings further relate to a corresponding method..
Luxexcel Holding B.v.

Silicon extrusion plant, silicon extrusion and silicon extrudate produced herewith

A silicon extrusion plant has a silicon extruder and a silicon feed device configured to load the silicon extruder. The silicon feed device has a feed hopper.
Raumedic Ag

Smart power tool

The present disclosure discloses a drive tool. The drive tool comprising a handle, a bit movably coupled to the handle through a mechanism.
Wipro Limited

Wire electrical discharge apparatus and initial hole machining method

A wire electrical discharge apparatus includes a wire bobbin on which a wire electrode is wound, a straightening treatment unit to perform straightening treatment on the wire electrode fed from the wire bobbin, a machining power supply to apply a voltage between the wire electrode and a workpiece via a feed terminal set above the workpiece and contacting the wire electrode, and a control unit to control the straightening treatment unit and the machining power supply so as to apply a voltage between the workpiece and the wire electrode that has been subjected to the straightening treatment, to perform electrical discharge machining to form an initial hole in the workpiece.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Forming device and forming method

A forming device includes: a first cavity portion in which a pipe portion is formed and a second cavity portion in which a flange portion is formed, the first cavity portion and the second cavity portion being formed between a first die and a second die; a flange adjusting member which is capable of being advanced into the second cavity portion and is capable of being retreated from the second cavity portion, and which adjusts a length of the flange portion; and a control unit. The control unit sequentially performs a first control of allowing the flange adjusting member to be advanced into the second cavity portion, a second control of allowing the gas supply unit to supply a gas so as to temporarily form the flange portion, and a third control of allowing the flange adjusting member to be retreated from the second cavity portion..
Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Oil/water separator with compressed air charging

An oil/water separator for removing oil-containing constituents from an oil/water mixture includes a main filter designed to separate oil-containing constituents from the oil/water mixture. Untreated oil/water mixture is supplied to the main filter and is removed from the oil/water separator after passing through the main filter, wherein the oil/water separator is designed for supply and removal of these liquids in accordance with the hydrostatic principle.
Beko Technologies Gmbh

Surgical irrigation and suction control apparatus and control method thereof

A surgical irrigation and suction control apparatus connecting to an irrigation device and a suction device includes a flexible cannula, a grip, a first tube, a second tube, an irrigation control unit and a suction control unit. The grip is connected to the flexible cannula.
Intai Technology Corp.

Surgical irrigation and suction control apparatus and control method thereof

A surgical irrigation and suction control apparatus connecting to an irrigation device and a suction device includes a flexible cannula, a grip, a first tube, a second tube, an irrigation control unit and a suction control unit. The grip is connected to the flexible cannula.
Intai Technology Corp.

Gait training apparatus

A gait training apparatus includes a wire configured to directly or indirectly pull a trainee's leg fitted with a gait assist device from a position above the trainee's head; a control unit configured to control a motor that applies a pulling force to the wire, thereby adjusting the pulling force; and a housing mechanism configured to retract or release the wire in response to a motion of the leg. The control unit controls the motor such that the pulling force is adjusted to a predetermined pulling force that is independent of the speed, when a speed at which the housing mechanism retracts or releases the wire is within a prescribed range defined in advance and including zero.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Dynamic support apparatus and system

A dynamic support system includes a control system for controlling inflation and deflation of at least one actuator having an inlet connectable to the a control unit of the dynamic support system. The control unit may be in communication with a sensor and may control inflation and deflation of the at least one actuator in response to information provided by the sensor..
Deka Products Limited Partnership

X-ray device with reduced pile-up

The invention relates to an x-ray device (1) for imaging an object (41). A radiation detector (3) of the x-ray device includes detector elements (21) for detecting radiation, each detector element (21) comprising an adjustable sensitive volume, where an x-ray photon entering the sensitive volume produces an electric signal used for generating the image data.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Information processing system and information processing method

[solution] the information processing system includes: an accumulation unit configured to accumulate variation in feelings of a user caused by going in and out of a specific space; and a control unit configured to calculate an evaluation value of the specific space on a basis of the variation in the feelings of the user.. .

Medical image display apparatus

There is provided a medical image display apparatus comprising a storage unit which stores data of a plurality of different types of medical images including the same region of a subject to be examined which are generated by the same type of image generating device, and a display control unit which displays the plurality of medical images at substantially the same position on a screen while sequentially switching the medical images one by one.. .
Canon Medical Systems Corporation

Automatic synchronous soap dispensing and paper towel supply device

An automatic synchronous soap dispensing and paper towel supply device comprises a soap dispensing device and a paper towel supply device. The soap dispensing device comprises a soap storage means, a first sensing unit, a first wireless transmission unit and a first control unit, which are used to sense a user's hand that is close to the device, and then automatically dispense soap for hand washing; an at the same time, a wireless signal is sent to the paper towel supply device; the paper towel supply device comprises a paper towel storage means, a second sensing unit, a second wireless transmitting unit and a second control unit, which can function alone to sense a user's hand that is close to the device, and then automatically release paper towel; in addition, the paper towel supply device can receive the wireless signal sent by the soap dispensing device, such that when a user receives the soap, the paper towel can be automatically released for the user to use after hand washing, so as to achieve the object of synchronous soap dispensing and paper towel supply..
Vida International Inc.

Apparatuses and methods for embedding a scent in a fishing lure

The present disclosure is directed to methods and apparatuses for embedding a scent in a fishing lure. In a general example embodiment, a device for adding a scent to a fishing lure includes a body including an inner space configured to be isolated from an outside environment and a container for a scented liquid, an attachment mechanism configured to suspend the fishing lure within the inner space of the body, a heating mechanism configured to raise the temperature of the scented liquid to create steam, and a control unit configured to cause at least one of: (i) a pressurization mechanism to increase pressure within the inner space to cause the steam to add a scent to the fishing lure; or (ii) a charge to be applied to the fishing lure to cause the steam to add the scent to the fishing lure..

Crucible device with temperature control design and temperature control method therefor

A crucible device with temperature control design includes a crucible body, an induction coil unit, a nozzle flange body and a melt delivery tube and a temperature control unit. The induction coil unit surrounds the crucible body, provides a heat source during use, and is configured to enable a metal material to melt and produce a melt having a melting skull.
Metal Industries Research & Development Centre

Communication device, communication control method, and program

There is provided a communication device including an obtaining unit configured to obtain first state information representing a state of a first wireless communication device regarding a direct connection between devices via wireless communication and second state information representing a state of a second wireless communication device regarding the direct connection, and a control unit configured to establish a connection between the first wireless communication device and the second wireless communication device via the wireless communication on the basis of the first state information and the second state information. At least one of the first state information and the second state information is obtained via near-field communication..
Sony Corporation

Electronic device, control method, and storage medium

A power control unit of an electronic device executes auto power-off that causes the electronic device to automatically switch from a first operation mode to a second operation mode. A setting unit sets a set period.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Computer readable recording medium, information processing apparatus, and information processing method

An information processing apparatus includes: a data sharing unit configured to cause an application selected as a data output destination to process data which is output by an application which is a data output source; a process-object-data generation control unit configured to generate process object data in one of a first format and a second format based on image data acquired by an image information interface from an image information source; and an application-information display unit configured to display identification images for identifying applications which the data sharing unit can select as the data output destination if the data sharing unit is to process either data of the first format or data of the second format.. .
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Image forming apparatus which can reduce power consumption

An image forming apparatus which can reduce power consumption is provided. A service hub as an image forming apparatus has a print engine unit to form images, a mfp (multifunction peripheral) circuit which includes a main cpu (central processing unit) to control the print engine unit, a network interface circuit to perform communication with external devices, and a server circuit which includes a main cpu to control the network interface circuit.
Konica Minolta, Inc.

Vehicle control device

A vehicle control device includes an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to execute a command switching process according to the prediction node.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Secure mobile access for automation systems

An industrial automation and control system is provided with a control unit and at least one electronic device. The system establishes a first data connection to an external maintenance unit.
Abb Schweiz Ag

Reallocation of control of online managed services

It is provided a method, comprising instructing a control unit to control at least one of a controlled session and a controlled bearer based on a first control session; monitoring if, in response to a request to update the first control session, a reallocation failure message is received; checking, if the reallocation failure message is received, if a second control session different from the first control session is created; instructing the control unit to control the respective one of the controlled session and the controlled bearer based on the second control session if the second control session is created.. .
Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy

Terminal apparatus and communication method

A terminal device capable of providing a method for determining pucch resources used for notification of response signals indicating error detection results for downlink line data, when arq is applied during communications using an uplink unit band and a plurality of downlink unit bands associated to the uplink unit band and when downlink data allocations are instructed using an epdcch. In this device, a control unit (208) determines a/n resources on the basis of whether a channel used for transmitting downlink control information (dci) is a pdcch or an epdcch..
Sun Patent Trust

Integrated circuit for retransmission control

Provided is a terminal device that is capable of improving the characteristics of a response signal having poor transmission characteristics when arq is utilized in communication using an uplink unit band and a plurality of downlink unit bands associated with the uplink unit band. At the time of channel selection, a control unit selects a resource used in sending a response signal from among specific pucch resources notified in advance from a base station and pucch resources mapped to a cce, and controls the transmission of the response signal.
Sun Patent Trust

Low-noise amplification device, method, and attenuation adjustment program

Strength of a signal received by a low-noise amplifier is controlled depending on strength of a reception signal emitted to a communication satellite by a mobile terminal. A low-noise amplification device provided in the communication satellite comprises: a variable-power attenuation unit which generates an attenuation signal by attenuating the reception signal received in the communication satellite; a low-noise amplification unit which generates an amplification signal by amplifying the attenuation signal with low noise; and a signal control unit which outputs a control signal to the variable-power attenuation unit depending on the attenuation signal, and then adjusts an attenuation of the variable-power attenuation unit..
Nec Corporation

Power redundant system and operation the same

A power redundant system includes a switch module, a power-supplying module and a control unit. The switch module includes switch units.
Delta Electronics, Inc.

Remote electrical tilt unit, base station, and managing remote electrical tilt antenna

Embodiments of the present invention provide a remote electrical tilt unit, a base station, and a method for managing a remote electrical tilt antenna. The method includes: receiving, by the remote electrical tilt unit, permission configuration information sent by a first base station through a group of aisg ports of the remote control unit; configuring management permission of the first base station on the remote electrical tilt unit according to the permission configuration information, where the management permission includes at least control permission and query permission, and control permission on the remote electrical tilt unit can be allocated to only one base station.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Abnormality diagnosis system

An abnormality diagnosis system 1 for diagnosing an abnormality event in an atomic power generation plant on the basis of an abnormality indication detection result from an abnormality indication monitoring system 5 is provided with: an abnormality diagnosis control unit 11 which acquires a parameter transition in a monitoring period from a non-detection timing to an indication detection timing, and a parameter contribution in the monitoring period; and a database 10. The abnormality diagnosis control unit 11 executes a matching determination between the parameter transition and parameter contribution that have been acquired from the abnormality indication monitoring system 5, and a parameter transition for determination and a parameter contribution for determination that have been stored in the database 10, and identifies an abnormality event and an abnormality indication facility that are associated with the parameter transition and parameter contribution determined to be matching..
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Control unit having radio interference avoiding function

A control unit includes a non-volatile memory and a cpu. The non-volatile memory stores activation interval information indicating an activation interval of mixed processing of transmission processing and non-transmission processing.
Denso Corporation

Temperature compensation circuit, display panel and temperature compensation method

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a temperature compensation circuit, a display panel and a temperature compensation method. The temperature compensation circuit comprises: a temperature sensing unit, adapted to sense a temperature of an external environment; a temperature compensation control unit being adapted to compare the temperature sensed output voltage with a reference voltage, and generate a control signal based on the comparison result; and a first voltage source adapted to receive a control signal from the temperature compensation control unit, generate a corresponding driving voltage based on the control signal and output the corresponding driving voltage to a gate drive circuit as a gate driving voltage of the gate drive circuit, and generate a feedback signal according to the control signal and output the feedback signal to the temperature sensing unit and the temperature compensation control unit, the reference voltage being variable based on the feedback signal..
Beijing Boe Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Electronic apparatus, control method thereof, remote control apparatus, and control method thereof

An electronic apparatus, control method thereof, remote control apparatus that controls the electronic apparatus, and control method thereof. The remote control apparatus includes a communication unit which communicates with the electronic apparatus; a user input unit which receives a user button selection indicating an input button; a sensing unit which senses movement of the remote control apparatus; and a control unit which controls the communication unit to transmit information about the user button selection to perform a function corresponding to the input button if the remote control apparatus is in a button input mode, and to transmit information about the movement of the remote control apparatus to the electronic apparatus to control the electronic apparatus by the movement if the remote control apparatus is in a motion recognition mode.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Vehicle control device

A vehicle control device that is applied to a vehicle including a driving support device that executes driving support based on an instruction for use or nonuse of a user includes an electronic control unit, the electronic control unit is configured to execute a destination information acquisition process, a path information acquisition process of acquiring path information, a section setting process of setting a notification available section, an operation information acquisition process of acquiring information on the presence or absence of a user operation, and a notification process of performing a notification to request the user to operate an information providing device and use the driving support device.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Image processing apparatus displaying image of virtual object and displaying the same

An apparatus includes: a detection unit that detects a position and an orientation of a real object with respect to a viewpoint of a user; a determination unit that determines whether the user is holding the real object; and a display control unit that displays a virtual object corresponding to the real object based on the position and the orientation of the real object. When the user is not holding the real object, the display control unit displays the virtual object in a first form in which a shape of the real object can be visually recognized.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus and achieving accelerator of sparse convolutional neural network

An apparatus for achieving an accelerator of a sparse convolutional neural network is provided. The apparatus comprises a convolution and pooling unit, a full connection unit and a control unit.
Beijing Deephi Technology Co., Ltd.

Data flow control device and data flow control method

A dataflow control apparatus has a causal network storage unit that stores a causal network representing a causal relationship between a plurality of indices that include at least a plurality of device indices which are respectively data obtained in a plurality of devices and an objective index which is an index that an application controls or predicts, a device index selection unit that selects, based on the causal network, at least one device index having a causal relationship with the objective index of the application, from among the plurality of device indices, in a case where a data request is received from the application, and a dataflow control unit that controls the dataflow, such that data obtained in the device corresponding to the selected device index is provided to the application.. .
Omron Corporation

Method for the realistic estimation of function run times in pil simulation

The invention relates to a method and device for determining a run time that is needed by a function of a control program for a control unit in a real-time system, executed on a target processor in a processor-in-the-loop (pil) simulation, wherein the method includes the creation or loading of a graphical development model of the control unit in(to) a development environment, wherein the graphical development model maps the functionality of the control unit using function blocks or function symbols in the graphical development model; selection of at least one function block or function symbol within the graphical development model, particularly selection of a function block or function symbol via a graphical user interface; and automatic generation of the control program for execution on the target processor in accordance with the graphical development model, wherein the control program includes the function which maps the functionality of the selected function block or function symbol. Furthermore, a first run time measuring point associated with the start of the function and a second run time measuring point associated with the end of the function in the control program are inserted into the control program, and the cache of the target processor used for executing the function is put into a predetermined state directly prior to the first run time measuring point, and run time values from which the run time is determined are measured during the execution of the control program on the target processor at the first and second run time measuring points..
Dspace Digital Signal Processing And Control Engineering

Control device, and information storage medium

A control device controls an analyzing device or a processing device by using an application performing control for causing a gui image including a plurality of gui components to be displayed on a display screen of a display unit. The control device includes: a gui component designation information receiving unit that receives gui component designation information used for designating a gui component among the gui components; a position information acquiring unit that identifies the gui component designated on the basis of the gui component designation information and acquires position information indicating a position of the identified gui component on the display screen from an operation system; and an emphasizing image display control unit that performs control for causing an image for emphasizing the identified gui component to be displayed on the display screen on the basis of the position information..
Jeol Ltd.

Electronic system with interface control mechanism and operation thereof

An electronic system includes: a storage device, configured to receive an interface command including: an interface control unit including a command processor configured to analyze a logical block address (lba) command and a key-value command, one or more logical processors, coupled to the interface control unit, configured to execute the lba command, the key-value command, or a combination thereof, and a non-volatile storage, coupled to a logical processor, configured to execute the lba command and the key-value command independently or concurrently; wherein: the logical processor is configured to compile a detailed status after completing the lba command or the key-value command; and the interface control unit, connected to a device coupling structure, is configured to respond to the interface command by sending the detailed status to a device driver.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and control method therefor

In a mobile terminal, according to one embodiment of the present invention, for achieving the object as above, a wireless communication unit, a touch screen and a control unit cooperate with each other to perform a message transmission function. The control unit performs the message transmission function through a step of controlling the touch screen to output a message written by a user input; a step of outputting, in the case where the message includes content related to a file attachment, one or more files that can be attached to the message in a selectable link form using the content related to the file attachment; and a step of attaching, if at least one is selected from among the one or more files outputted in a link form, the at least one selected file to the message..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Apparatus for extracorporeal blood treatment comprising all-round display

An apparatus for extracorporeal blood treatment comprising a control unit and a display device, wherein the apparatus for extracorporeal blood treatment is equipped with a person locating and identifying device and the person locating and identifying device and the display device are in contact of information exchange with each other via the control unit and the person locating and identifying device is adapted to obtain and to process information about the position of a person being located in the environment of the apparatus for extracorporeal blood treatment, and the display device is adapted to display on a display information in response to the position of the person so that it is visible from the position of the person.. .
B. Braun Avitum Ag

Autonomous driving system

An autonomous driving system includes a waypoint destination database storing waypoint destination data associating a type of a waypoint destination with a preset action of a vehicle. The waypoint destination is a destination that the vehicle visits before arriving at a predetermined destination.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Vehicle control system, server device, vehicle control method, and vehicle control program

A vehicle control system includes a travel route acquisition unit configured to acquire a travel route, on which a vehicle can travel, from an external device, and a travel control unit configured to at least partly automatically perform travel control of the vehicle and to cause the vehicle to travel on the basis of the travel route acquired by the travel route acquisition unit.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd

Servomotor controller, servomotor control method, and computer-readable recording medium

A servomotor controller includes a connection mechanism configured to transfer power of a servomotor to a driven body; a motor control unit configured to control the servomotor using a position command value; a first force estimation unit configured to estimate a first force estimated value which is a drive force acting on the driven body at a connecting unit with the connection mechanism; a second force estimation unit configured to estimate a second force estimated value serving as a fixed value; a selection unit configured to compare an absolute value of the first force estimated value and an absolute value of the second force estimated value to output the first or second force estimated value having the larger absolute value; and a compensation amount generation unit configured to generate a compensation amount for compensating the position command value on the basis of the first or second force estimated value.. .
Fanuc Corporation

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit, a fixing unit including a tubular film and an opposed member to form a first nip, a conveying unit including a second nip, the pressure variable mechanism changing a pressure of the second nip, a control unit controlling the pressure variable mechanism, and an acquisition unit acquiring information about a length of the recording material. The control unit controls the pressure variable mechanism according to the information so that the recording material is conveyed by the second nip set to a first pressure when the length of the recording material is less than a predetermined length, and the recording material is conveyed by the second nip set to a second pressure lower than the first pressure when the length of the recording material is equal to or greater than the predetermined length..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image forming apparatus able to form images on both sides of sheet

An image forming unit forms an image on a sheet. A reverse unit pulls in the sheet from a main conveyance path and reverses a conveyance direction of the sheet to feed the sheet to a sub-conveyance path.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image forming apparatus

The image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member; an ionically conductive intermediate transferring belt; a primary transfer member; an opposing member that opposes the current supply member through the intermediate transferring belt, and a control unit configured to execute a recovery operation in a state where a primary transfer in which a toner image is primarily transferred to the image intermediate transferring belt from the image bearing member is not performed, wherein the recovery operation includes to supply a current flowing in a flow direction opposite to a flow direction of a current in the primary transfer through the opposing member from the current supply member to remove an uneven distribution of the conductive agent in the intermediate transferring belt caused by primary transfer.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a detection unit (control unit) configured to detect operation information of the image forming apparatus and a controller (control unit) configured to apply an ac voltage to a charging roller by a charging power source during a non-image-forming operation of the image forming apparatus. The controller is configured to control the duration for which the ac voltage is applied on the basis of the operation information detected by the detection unit..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Backlight device and liquid crystal display device provided therewith

The light emission intensity of the first magenta light emitter (60 (m1)), the light emission intensity of the second magenta light emitter (60 (m2)), and the light emission intensity of the green light emitter (60 (g) are independently controlled by the backlight control unit.. .

Head mounted display

When a sound event generated outside has been sensed while a specific function is executed and the sound event satisfies a specific condition, an hmd according to the present invention may provide a notification therefor to a user. More specifically, the hmd comprises: a display unit formed to output screen information; an acoustic output unit for outputting acoustic information; a microphone for sensing the sound event generated outside of the hmd in a state in which the acoustic information is output; a user input unit for receiving an input of a control command for controlling the display unit and the acoustic output unit; and a control unit for controlling the display unit to output a graphic object notifying of the generation of the sound event when the sound event sensed through the microphone satisfies a pre-configured condition, and activating the user input unit in order to change an output state of at least one of the screen information and the acoustic information while the graphic object is output..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Head mounted display

The present invention provides a head mounted display comprising: a frame which is wearable on a user's head; a display unit which is mounted to the frame so as to output screen information; a lens module which is detachably inserted into the frame and includes a pair of lenses having a predetermined refractive index so as to form a virtual image of the screen information; a sensing unit which senses the lens module inserted into the frame; and a control unit which controls the screen information on the basis of the type of the sensed lens module.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Display a vehicle

A display apparatus for a vehicle is provided with a display unit and a display position control unit. The display unit is capable of displaying information at plural different display positions.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Radiation detection device

A radiation detection device includes a scintillator group which includes a plurality of scintillators; an optical detection unit which is provided in each scintillator and detects scintillation light; and a control unit which corrects a detection signal based on a value of energy of a radiation and a plurality of features included in a histogram based on the acquired detection signal.. .
Shimadzu Corporation

Systems and methods for cascading radar chips having a low leakage buffer

A cascaded radar sensor arrangement is disclosed. The arrangement includes a first buffer and a second buffer.
Infineon Technologies Ag

Automated sample stainer and a method thereof

Embodiments of the present disclosure relates to a sample stainer for automatically staining samples with one or more reagents. The stainer comprises a trough base with predetermined pattern to hold one or more trough.

Parking path generation device, system including the same, and method thereof

The present disclosure provides a parking path generation device, a system including the same, and a method of automatically parking a vehicle. The parking path generation device includes: a parking space search unit to search for a parking space in a forward direction or in a reverse direction, a control unit to control a search direction of the parking space search unit, and to determine whether the parking space search unit fails to find the parking space in the search direction, and a path generation unit to generate a parking path in the search direction when the parking space search unit successfully finds the parking space..
Hyundai Motor Company

Information processing apparatus, control method, and program

[solution] the information processing apparatus includes: a distance calculation unit configured to calculate a moving distance of a user by using an absolute position of the user measured by an absolute positioning unit; and a control unit configured to perform control to turn off the absolute positioning unit in a case where the moving distance becomes a predetermined distance.. .

Cold and hot storage

A cold and hot storage includes a main body portion, an inner tank arranged in the main body portion, a temperature control heat sink, a heater that heats the temperature control heat sink, a temperature control fan that blows air in the inner tank to fins of the temperature control heat sink, a shielding plate that shields an area where the temperature control heat sink is arranged, a heat dissipation heat sink arranged outside the rear surface of the inner tank, a heat dissipation fan that blows air outside the inner tank to the heat dissipation heat sink, a peltier module having a heat absorbing surface to be connected to the temperature control heat sink and a heat dissipating surface to be connected to the heat dissipation heat sink, and a power control unit.. .
Fsx, Inc.

A shifter for controlling the transmission of a motor vehicle, and a controlling the transmission of a vehicle with a shifter

A shifter for controlling a transmission of a motor vehicle includes a rotatably mounted actuation element, a sensor assembly including a first element having a plurality of binary sensors and a second element having a trigger device. A control unit determines an angular position of the actuation element based on an input signal from the sensor assembly.
Kongsberg Automotive Ab

Vehicle suspension system

A vehicle suspension system (3) includes an electromagnetic damper (7) provided with a sprung member (8) and an unsprung member (9) to apply a drive force and a damping force between the sprung member and the unsprung member, and a control unit (10) for controlling the electromagnetic damper. A target load for the electromagnetic damper is determined based on the unsprung member demand load that attenuates a vertical vibration of the unsprung member, and the sprung member demand load that restrains a vertical displacement of the sprung member.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Fan motor control device

A fan motor control device configured to control driving of a fan motor for cooling a cpu includes: a rotational speed sensor configured to detect a rotational speed of the fan motor; and an abnormality decision control unit configured to execute an abnormality decision mode of repeatedly switching between on and off of power supply to the fan motor during an operation of the cpu, and determine abnormality of the fan motor based on the rotational speed of the fan motor during the execution of the abnormality decision mode.. .
Fanuc Corporation

Ignition control system

In an ignition control system, a primary current control unit performs discharge generation control one or more times during a single combustion cycle. The discharge generation control allows a spark plug to generate a discharge spark.
Denso Corporation

Injection control unit

An injection control unit includes a constant-current control unit executing a constant current control to control a current of a coil to be in a predetermined current range lower than a peak current by allowing or interrupting a first voltage applied to the coil after the peak current starting to open an injector is applied to the coil driving the injector, and a high-voltage applying control unit applying a second voltage higher than the first voltage to the coil in a case where a condition that the current of the coil becomes lower than the predetermined current range is met when the constant-current control unit executes the constant current control.. .
Denso Corporation

Vehicle and control vehicle

A vehicle includes: an internal combustion engine; a filter collecting particulate matter contained in exhaust gas of the internal combustion engine; a heater core configured to be able to heat up a vehicle cabin; and an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to execute regeneration cut control and heating control.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

A system for remote operation of downhole well equipment

A remotely operated subsea well completion system, which comprises local storage (28, 36) of hydraulic energy and feedthroughs in a bop (11) or a marine riser (9), has the object of installing or pulling a production tubing and its tubing hanger without using an umbilical within a marine riser. The system consists of an internal control module (25), which comprises hydraulic accumulators (28), a liquid divider (31), control valves (30, 34), an electric control module (27), as well as one or more transmitters/receivers (19) for communication to an external control unit (21, 26).
Fmc Kongsberg Subsea As

Domestic appliance comprising a differential pressure sensor

A domestic appliance has a carcass, a door for closing an inner space, a differential pressure sensor having a sensor membrane for identifying a difference in pressure between an interior air pressure in the inner space and an exterior air pressure in an outer space, a door opening aid for assisting the door opening process, and a control unit for the door opening aid which is dependent on the detected difference in pressure. The control unit is configured to detect a pressure curve of the difference in pressure and to control the door opening aid depending on the pressure curve that has been detected..
Bsh Hausgeraete Gmbh

Scald protection unit

The invention relates to a scald protection unit to be connected to a control cartridge (21) for mixer taps in the field of plumbing, wherein the scald protection unit has a housing (20) with a cold water inlet (1) for cold water, a hot water inlet (2) for hot water, a cold water outlet (6) and a mixed water outlet (9), and the cold water outlet (6) of the scald protection unit can be connected to a cold water inlet of the control cartridge (21) and the mixed water outlet (9) of the scald protection unit can be connected to a hot water inlet of the control cartridge (21). In order for it to be possible to preset the mixed water to a variable temperature and keep temperature changes in the inflow constant during operation, it is proposed according to the invention that the cold water inlet (1) of the scald protection unit is connected to the cold water outlet (6) of the scald protection unit by a cold water duct (14), the hot water inlet (2) of the scald protection unit opens into the inlet of a temperature control unit (4) via a hot water duct (15), a connecting duct (7) leads from the cold water duct (14) to the inlet of the temperature control unit (4), and the outlet of the temperature control unit (4) is connected to the mixed water outlet (9) of the scald protection unit via a mixed water duct (16)..
Ceramtec Gmbh

Device for automatic re-striping of horizontal road markings

A device is provided for automatic re-striping of horizontal road markings and which can be mounted on a vehicle. In one embodiment the device comprises a marker unit with a linear actuator, an electronic control unit electrically connected to the linear actuator, wherein the electronic control unit comprises an electronic gyroscope which can determine an angular speed of the vehicle on curved road sections, and a laser scanner mounted in front of the marker unit.
Ooo "stim"

Climbing system for a crane

The invention relates to a climbing system (1) for a crane. The system comprises a climbing apparatus (2) for inserting a mast section (3) or for removing a mast section (3) from a tower structure (4) of a crane, and a control unit (5) for controlling the climbing apparatus (2).
Liebherr-werk Biberach Gmbh

Automated dispenser assembly

An automated dispenser assembly includes a hopper that may be coupled to an outwardly facing surface of a door. The hopper contains a plurality of candies.

Device for managing the mechanical energy of an aircraft, having a light system, related aircraft and process

A device for managing the mechanical energy of an aircraft, having a light system, includes a support defining a guide; at least one control lever for varying the mechanical energy of the aircraft, mounted moving through the guide; and at least one position sensor detecting the position of the control lever in the guide, configured to create position information for the position of the control lever in the guide intended to be sent to a flight control unit of the aircraft. The device also includes at least one light strip extending on the support along at least part of the travel of the control lever in the guide; and a control unit of the at least one light strip, configured to display at least one light indication at least at one given point of the lighted position ramp calculated as a function of a movement context of the aircraft..
Dassault Aviation

Lane keep assist device

According to a lane keep assist electronic control unit (lkaecu), a lane recognition section recognizes a driving lane in which the own vehicle is traveling. A target trajectory generation section generates a target trajectory in which the own vehicle travels so that deviation of the own vehicle from the driving lane is suppressed.
Denso Corporation

Method for steering a vehicle

A method is provided for steering a vehicle, wherein the forces for steering the wheels are generated by a steering torque, and wherein the steering torque is applied by a mechanical steering system and/or a steering actuator. The method includes the following steps: automatic phase: automatic steering of the vehicle in that a control unit calculates an automatic torque and actuates the steering actuator to apply the automatic torque, so that the steering torque corresponds to the automatic torque, wherein a driver intervention during the automatic phase and a manual torque applied to the steering wheel by the driver are detected, engagement phase: maintaining the calculated automatic torque as a steering torque by ignoring or compensating the manual torque until the manual torque has exceeded a defined threshold torque, wherein the threshold torque is greater than zero, and transfer phase: reducing the automatic torque after the threshold torque has been exceeded, wherein the steering torque corresponds to the sum of the manual torque and automatic torque..
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft

Travel control apparatus and travel control method

A travel control apparatus is provided. The travel control apparatus includes: a travel control unit that controls the travel of the vehicle in the control state of one of the manual travel control state and the automatic travel control state in accordance with a selection by the driver; a concentration disturbing matter detection unit that detects an occurrence of a predetermined concentration disturbing matter set as a matter which disturbs a concentration of the driver with respect to the driving operation; and a control state switching unit that switches the control state from the manual travel control state to the automatic travel control state when the occurrence of the concentration disturbing matter is detected while the control state is the manual travel control state..
Denso Corporation

Drive assist apparatus

A drive assist apparatus includes a position acquisition unit that acquires a position of an own vehicle, a position of a tollgate present ahead of the position of the own vehicle, and a position of a target lane in a road present ahead of the tollgate, a scheduled traveling route creation unit that creates a scheduled traveling route from the position of the own vehicle to the position of the target lane through the position of the tollgate, and a travel control unit that controls the own vehicle so as to travel along the scheduled traveling route.. .
Denso Corporation

Hybrid vehicle and control hybrid vehicle

A hybrid vehicle includes an electronic control unit configured to switch a use mode between a first use mode in which an owner of the hybrid vehicle is a user and a second use mode in which any of persons other than the owner is the user. The hybrid vehicle includes an engine, a first mg, an electric power storage device electrically connected to the first mg, and the electronic control unit.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Parking brake actuation an electric motor vehicle parking brake system

An electric-motor-operated parking brake system carries out metered actuation without a force and travel sensor. A control unit initiates a primary tensioning process with observation of the current, and wherein secondary or tertiary tensioning processes with increased brake application force are executed exclusively automatically by the control unit if monitoring of the stationary state during an energization interval detects an undesired vehicle movement..
Continental Teves Ag & Co. Ohg

Wireless vehicle seat sensor unit adapted for removable vehicle seats

A vehicle seat sensor unit includes a seat occupancy sensor configured for wirelessly communicating with a control unit, at least one first seat detection sensor member and at least one second seat detection sensor member. The first seat detection sensor member is arrangeable in one out of a lower vehicle seat portion of a vehicle seat that is mountable in a vehicle in a removable manner, and a vehicle cabin floor, and the second seat detection sensor member is attachable to the other one of the lower vehicle seat portion and the vehicle cabin floor.
Iee International Electronics & Engineering S.a.

Autonomous driving device and autonomous driving control method

An autonomous driving device is configured to switch a driving mode, and includes a destination setting type autonomous driving mode in which a vehicle is made to travel to a destination and a following road autonomous driving mode in which, when a destination is not set, the vehicle is made to travel along a road. The autonomous driving device includes a display unit and an electronic control unit.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Headlight control data generation device and vehicle control device

A headlight control data generation device that generates headlight control data of a vehicle including a headlight includes an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit sequentially acquires, when a manual mode is selected, set data including a detection value of an illuminance around the vehicle, and on and off data indicating that the headlight is in an on state or in an off state at the time of sampling of the detection value, and generates the headlight control data based on the acquired set data.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Range extending electric vehicle and control method thereof

Electric vehicle range extending apparatus includes a step-down voltage provision unit, cell voltage sensing unit, cell switching unit, and control unit. The step-down voltage provision unit has an input port to be coupled to the main battery pack or an auxiliary battery pack, and an output port to output a power balancing signal.
National Chung Shan Institute Of Science And Technology

Electrical system comprising a circuit for detecting an electrical insulation fault

The invention relates to an electrical system comprising: —terminals (v+, v−) capable of being connected to an installed electrical power source (4) capable of delivering an electrical voltage between said terminals; —a circuit for detecting an electrical insulation fault between the electrical power source and a housing (14) forming a floating electrical ground. The detection circuit comprises: •a controllable voltage generator (40) capable of polarising the housing and the single first terminal at different potentials; •a current measurement device (44) measuring current entering on said first terminal and leaving at a point of the source; •a control unit (46) capable of calculating a value of at least one insulation resistance from said at least one measured current value..
Renault S.a.s.

Printing apparatus and control printing apparatus

A printing apparatus for performing printing on a medium includes a temperature sensor configured to detect temperature and a control unit configured to, in a case where an operation mode of the printing apparatus is a first mode, allow the temperature sensor to detect temperature of heat emitted by an external heater, and execute processing in relation to an adjustment of the external heater based on the detected temperature. The external heater is externally installed and is configured to heat the medium..
Seiko Epson Corporation

3d printer

The present invention relates to a 3d printer, and according to one aspect of the present invention, the 3d printer which is provided comprises: an ink tank for storing ink comprising a magnetic body; an injection nozzle which is linked to the ink tank and is adapted to inject ink; a substrate on which the injected ink is deposited; a heating unit which is provided so as to heat the ink coated onto the substrate by means of induction heating, and which is provided positioned behind the injection nozzle based on the direction of carriage of the injection nozzle; a carriage unit for carrying the injection nozzle and the heating unit; and a control unit for controlling the heating unit and the carriage unit.. .
Lg Chem, Ltd.

Remote cutting system and control cutting device

A remote cutting system includes a cutting device and a control device. The cutting device includes a control unit, a wireless communication unit, a drive unit and a knife.
Teco Image Systems Co., Ltd.

Assembly body manufacturing device and assembly body manufacturing method

To hold a long member in the original shape of the long member at a precise position, a long member assembling device has: a plurality of hand parts configured to grip a long member; arm parts and trunk parts configured to move the hand parts to adjust the positions of the plurality of hand parts gripping the long member; a storage unit in which the original shape of the long member is stored; and a control unit configured to, on the basis of the original shape of the long member stored in the storage unit, drive the arm parts and the trunk parts to adjust the positions of the plurality of hand parts gripping the long member such that the shape of the long member gripped by the plurality of hand parts matches the original shape of the long member stored in the storage unit.. .
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Collapsible stand

A collapsible stand mainly includes a support unit including two stand legs pivotally connected together in a crossed manner and a support arm set pivotally connected to one stand leg, a positioning unit including an abutment member and a bearing member respectively mounted at one stand leg and the support art set and so configured that when the collapsible is extended out or collapsed, the abutment member is engaged with a different part of the bearing member, and a control unit mounted at one stand leg and operable to bias the abutment member, moving the abutment member into engagement or away from the bearing member. Thus, the collapsible stand has a simple structure, facilitates operation and ensures a high level of operational safety and structural stability..
Rexon Industrial Corp., Ltd.

Arc welding robot system

To provide an arc welding robot system that displays a current waveform graphically during arc welding and realizes parameter adjustment on a display screen. An arc welding robot system comprises a robot controller and a teaching operation terminal.
Fanuc Corporation

Watch-type mobile terminal and controlling same

The present invention relates to a watch-type mobile terminal and a method for controlling the same. More specifically, the present invention relates to a watch-type mobile terminal which displays an activity amount, an exercise amount, and the physical age in the daily life of a user; and a method for controlling the same.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Medical modulating nerves

Medical devices and methods for making and using medical devices are disclosed. An example medical device may include a medical device for modulating nerves.
Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.

Conductive pad for pain relieving and muscle training

A conductive pad for pain relieving and muscle training, comprises an electrode sheet electrically connected to a control unit and a conductive gel for attaching onto the human body. The conductive gel is added with a substance for pain relieving and muscle training, which is capsaicin, menthol, lidocaine, or other substitutes in an amount of 0.001% to 30% by mass.
Jkh Health Co., Ltd.

Oxygen boost during mechanical ventilation of a patient

A ventilator delivers breathing gas to a patient via a patient circuit connecting the ventilator and the patient. The ventilator is configured to, upon activation of an oxygen boost function of the ventilator, increase the oxygen concentration of the breathing gas so as to deliver oxygen-enriched breathing gas to the patient.
Maquet Critical Care Ab

Congestive heart failure therapy device

Provided is a congestive heart failure therapy device that applies a positive pressure within an optimal range depending on the condition of a congestive heart failure (chf) patient. Provided is a positive pressure therapy device for congestive heart failure patients, comprising: a pressure raising unit configured to raise the pressure of air, or a gas mixture of air and other gases, to a positive pressure; an introducing unit configured to introduce the air or the gas mixture set to a positive pressure into the airways of the patient; and a blood oxygen level measurement unit configured to measure the blood oxygen level of the patient, a blood flow rate measuring unit configured to measure a blood flow rate of the patient, or a cardiac output measuring unit configured to measure a cardiac output of the patient.
Teijin Pharma Limited

Self-contained heart pump

A heart pump includes a rotative impeller partly inserted into the systemic ventricle, this rotative impeller being equipped with a membrane sutured to the outer wall of the heart in such a way as to secure the rotative impeller to the wall of the heart, a housing arranged inside the systemic ventricle in such a way as to draw up then discharge blood, a motor connected to the housing and arranged partly outside the systemic ventricle in such a way as to facilitate maintenance; an integrated management unit in the epigastric region including a power supply and a rotative impeller control unit; and a wired link between the management unit and the rotative impeller.. .
Fineheart

Mattress system

The present invention provides a mattress system (1) devised to achieve a function of automatic detection, mainly comprising: a mattress (2) having a simple structure; a control unit (3) equipped with a unique user interface (31) for caregivers to simultaneously adjust three major functions, namely, therapy mode, therapy intensity and comfort level; and a connection pipe (4) for supplying air and power. The system (1) is further provided with a built-in auto-setting function to sense the body characteristics of the patient (39) lying on the mattress (2) and determine an effective supporting pressure range for the patient (39).
Shl Group Ab

Device for periodontal cleaning and a controlling a device periodontal cleaning

A periodontal cleaning device, including a cleaning head having a fluid outlet for releasing a cleaning fluid and a suction member for suction of a waste fluid, a cleaning fluid source, connected to the fluid outlet, a controllable suction device connected to the suction member, fluid feeding device for controlling a flow of the cleaning fluid from the cleaning fluid source to the fluid outlet. The periodontal cleaning device further has a control unit, the control unit being arranged for controlling the controllable suction device in generating a vacuum pulse in the suction member, controlling controllable fluid feeding device in generating a fluid flow pulse in the fluid outlet in response to the vacuum pulse, and controlling the controllable suction means in generating a subsequent vacuum pulse in the suction member, and the control unit being arranged for introducing a time period between the cleaning fluid flow pulse and the subsequent vacuum pulse in the suction member..
Pamaso Holding B.v.

Imaging devices having piezoelectric transducers

An imaging system includes: a transceiver cell for generating a pressure wave and converting an external pressure wave into an electrical signal; and a control unit for controlling an operation of the transceiver cell. The transceiver cell includes: a substrate; at least one membrane suspending from the substrate; and a plurality of transducer elements mounted on the at least one membrane.
Exo Imaging Inc.

Operation device and x-ray imaging unit

An operation device (200) for remotely operating an x-ray imaging device (1) includes an operation unit (280), a grip detection unit (240), which determines whether an operation received by the operation unit (280) is a normal operation or an erroneous operation, and a control unit (230), which transmits an operation signal corresponding to the operation to the x-ray imaging device (1). The control unit (230) transmits the signal when the grip detection unit (240) determines that the operation is a normal operation.
Omron Corporation

Medical or dental device for determining the quality of a bone

A medical or dental device for determining a bone's quality by cutting a thread into the bone with a rotating threaded element comprises a control unit having a measurement circuit configured: (i) to determine values of the motor current via a first electrical contact device with which the motor drive is supplied for rotational drive of the threaded element that can be connected to the motor drive, the current values being a measure of the bone's quality; (ii) to monitor and/or to determine the penetration depth of the threaded element into the bone, and (iii) to generate measurement signals which show the relationship between the penetration depth and the determined current values or parameters derived therefrom, and to transmit these signals to a display unit, which displays the relationship between the determined current values or parameters derived therefrom, in particular the bone's quality, and the penetration depth.. .
W&h Dentalwerk Bürmoos Gmbh

Utilization of electrode spatial arrangements for characterizing cardiac conduction conditions

A system and method are provided for determining electrophysiological data. The system comprises an electronic control unit that is configured to receive electrical signals from a set of electrodes, receive position and orientation data for the set of electrodes from a mapping system, compensate for position and orientation artifacts of the set of electrodes, compose cliques of a subset of neighboring electrodes in the set of electrodes, determine catheter orientation independent information of a target tissue, and output the orientation independent information to a display.
St. Jude Medical, Atrial Fibrillation Division, Inc.

Fluorescent sensing for evaluating fluid flow

Approaches for evaluating fluid flow based on fluorescent sensing is disclosed. In one approach, a nanoparticle injector is configured to inject nanoparticles into fluid flowing through a conduit.
Sensor Electronic Technology, Inc.

Multispectral synchronized imaging

A multispectral synchronized imaging system is provided. A multispectral light source of the system includes: blue, green and red leds, and one or more non-visible light sources, each being independently addressable and configured to emit, in a sequence: at least visible white light, and non-visible light in one or more given non-visible frequency ranges.

Ophthalmic apparatus

An ophthalmic apparatus includes a control unit configured to control a scanning unit so that scanning lines of a first field and scanning lines of a second field are alternately arranged in a direction crossing the scanning lines, and a detection unit configured to, in a case where one of first front images of the first field is selected as a reference image, detect movement of the subject's eye using information indicating a position gap between the reference image and the first front images, and detect the movement of the subject's eye using information indicating a position gap between the reference image and second front images of the second field and information indicating a difference in position between the first field and the second field.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

An image processing apparatus includes a storage unit configured to store a plurality of names associated with depth ranges, a selection unit configured to select one name from the plurality of names, an acquisition unit configured to acquire a plurality of tomographic images of a subject's eye, a generation unit configured to generate a projection image on which a plural pieces of motion contrast data generated based on the plurality of tomographic images is projected in a depth range associated with the selected name, and a control unit configured to display the generated projection image on a display unit.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Automated leveling and depth control system of a work machine and method thereof

An agricultural implement includes a transversely extending frame forming a first, a second, and a third frame section. A first actuator is coupled to the first frame section, a second actuator coupled to the second frame section, and a third actuator coupled to the third frame section.
Deere & Company

Uninterruptible power supply

An uninterruptible power supply (ups) is disclosed, comprising an electric generator, a flywheel configured to store a rotational energy and coupled to the electric generator through a gear mechanism, a mechanical motor mechanically coupled to rotate the flywheel, and a control unit. The control unit is configured, upon detecting utility line failure, to cause the gear mechanism to transfer rotational energy stored in the flywheel to the electric generator and to cause the mechanical motor to rotate the flywheel so as to preserve the flywheel ability to transfer rotational energy to the electric generator until a backup generator achieves the adequate speed for driving the electric generator..
Suphatchatwong Innovation Co., Ltd.

Furniture system having a linear actuator

A furniture system having a furniture item which includes an electrically-adjustable component, a control unit and a linear actuator for adjusting a component of the furniture item is provided. The linear actuator includes a gear mechanism including a hollow element and a first stage formed as a friction wheel stage.
Suphatchatwong Innovation Co., Ltd.

Display device

A display device includes a display panel, a first circuit board, a control unit disposed on the first circuit board, a second circuit board, and a coupling film which electrically couples the control unit and the second circuit board to each other. The coupling film includes a first coupling part including a first region attached to the first circuit board, and a second region overlapping the display panel when viewed in a thickness direction of the display panel, a second coupling part including a third region attached to the second circuit board, and a fourth region overlapping the display panel when viewed in the thickness direction of the display panel, and a third coupling part coupled to each of the second region and the fourth region to electrically couple the first coupling part and the second coupling part to each other..
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Switchable high color contrast lighting

The invention provides a lighting unit (10) comprising a first lighting device (100), a second lighting device (200), and a control unit (300) configured to control the lighting devices (100,200), wherein (a) the first lighting device (100) is configured to provide first lighting device light (101) having a first spectral distribution with at least two first emission maxima (em11, em12, . .
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.

Clocked flyback converter circuit

The invention relates to a clocked flyback converter circuit for directly operating lighting means comprising: a transformer (5), which has a primary winding (4), which is coupled to a controllable switch (7), and a secondary winding (6), to which the lighting means (11) can be coupled; a control unit (14) for controlling the switch (7); and means (8) for directly or indirectly sensing the current through the switch (7) in the switched-on state and for feeding a signal and reflecting said current to the control unit (14). The control unit (14) is designed to switch off the switch (7) if the signal reflecting the current has reached a variable switch-off threshold (is), to change the switch-off threshold (is) in order to change the power transmitted by the flyback converter circuit (3), and to reduce the switch-off threshold (is) for the current signal only down to a minimum value and to switch from operation in the limit mode to discontinuous operation in order to achieve a further reduction in the power transmitted by the flyback converter circuit (3) while the switch-off threshold (is) is fixed..
Tridonic Gmbh & Co Kg

Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication terminal, wireless communication system, wireless communication method, and wireless communication program

A wireless communication apparatus performing wireless communication with a terminal apparatus includes a regular connection control unit making connection to and performing communication with an external access point and a temporary connection control unit that makes connection to the terminal apparatus through an internal access point and receives connection setting information of the external access point from the terminal apparatus through wireless communication based on the connection. The identification information of the internal access point includes a first character string and a second character string, and the temporary connection control unit changes the second character string of the identification information when a predetermined condition is satisfied..
Seiko Epson Corporation

Terminal device, communication method, and communication system

A method that carries out uplink multiple access while reducing complexity in processing accompanying exchange of control information. A terminal device that performs uplink multiple access communication includes a reception unit that receives a frame including uplink multiple access connection information, a first autonomous decentralized control unit that instructs securing time of a wireless resource, and a second autonomous decentralized control unit that instructs securing time of a wireless resource after reception of a frame including the uplink multiple access connection information.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Wearable apparatus, information terminal, communication system, electronic apparatus, and communication control method

A wearable apparatus includes a first communication unit that performs wi-fi communication with a gateway apparatus, a second communication unit that performs bluetooth communication with an information terminal which can perform the wi-fi communication with the gateway apparatus, through bluetooth communication, and a control unit that performs communication control on the first communication unit and the second communication unit, in which the second communication unit receives communication path information from the information terminal through the bluetooth communication, and in which the control unit performs control of selecting either one of the wi-fi communication and the bluetooth communication on the basis of the communication path information, and transferring transfer data.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation

Personal working system capable of being dynamically combined and adjusted

The present disclosure provides a personal working system with a dynamic structure, including a central control unit, wherein the central control unit includes a peripheral identifying component for identifying a plurality of peripherals and connecting the plurality of identified peripherals to constitute a working system; a weak (or short-range) communication interface for communication between the central control unit and the peripherals; a strong (or medium-, or long-range) communication interface for communication between the central control unit and an external node; wherein the weak communication interface includes bluetooth; and the strong communication interface includes a wifi connection, an internet connection, a local area network connection, and a wireless telephone connection. An advantage of the present disclosure is that the peripherals will not be outdated and are universal outside of the system..

Method for processing received message and electronic device implementing the same

Disclosed herein are an electronic device and a method for processing messages. The electronic device includes a display unit, a communication unit configured to receive a message from an external device, a storage unit storing a message source list and an unregistered message box, and a control unit configured to determine whether source information of the received message is registered in the message source list, if the source information is not registered in the message source list, store the message in the unregistered message box, and if the source information is registered in the message source list, display by the display unit at least a part of the received message..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Imaging apparatus, control imaging apparatus, and storage medium storing control program of imaging apparatus

An imaging apparatus includes an imaging unit and a control unit. The imaging unit accumulates electric charges synchronously with an imaging control signal to generate an imaging signal.
Olympus Corporatoin

End face inspection apparatus and focused image data acquisition method

An end face inspection apparatus which inspects an end face of an test object, and includes optical system causing an image acquisition unit to form an image of an end face of a held test object, focusing degree changing means for changing a distance between the end face of the test object and a focal position of the optical system, and a control unit processing image data acquired in the image acquisition unit. The end face inspection apparatus acquires a series of image data which is output from the image acquisition unit at a preset time interval while the distance between the end face of the test object and the focal position of the optical system is changed, determines whether or not each piece of the image data is focused, and selects focused image data as image data for end face inspection..
Anritsu Corporation

Imaging device remotely controllable from external device, controlling imaging device, and recording medium

An imaging device includes an imaging unit, a control unit that controls an imaging process that uses the imaging unit, a communication unit that communicates with an external device, and a communication control unit that, upon receipt of a press state of an image capture command button on the external device, provides the control unit with the press state. If the image capture command button is indicated as being pressed, the communication control unit provides the control unit with the press state in response to receipt of the press state.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and controlling image reading device

An image reading device includes a contact glass, a first lamp, an image sensor, a first lamp, a light absorbing member, and a second lamp. When reading a document, in a first period, the first lamp is turned on while the second lamp is turned off.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Image reading apparatus, control controlling image reading apparatus, and storage medium having stored therein control method

An image reading apparatus includes a conveying unit configured to convey a document, a reading unit configured to read an image on the conveyed document, a measurement unit configured to measure a distance from an upper portion of a sheet feeding port for the document to an upper surface of the document, and a control unit configured to, according to the distance measured by the measurement unit, suspend the conveyance of the document by the conveying unit. According to a user operation for reading again the document of which the reading is suspended by the control unit, the conveying unit conveys the document and the reading unit reads the image on the document, and while the document of which the conveyance is suspended is conveyed again, the control unit does not suspend the conveyance of the document based on the distance measured by the measurement unit..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Invalidity detection electronic control unit, in-vehicle network system, and communication method

An invalidity detection electronic control unit connected to a bus used by a plurality of electronic control units (ecus) to communicate with one another in accordance with controller area network (can) protocol includes a receiving unit that receives a frame for which transmission is started and a transmitting unit that transmits an error frame on the bus before a tail end of the frame is transmitted if the frame received by the receiving unit meets a predetermined condition indicating invalidity and transmits a normal frame that conforms to the can protocol after the error frame is transmitted. Even when a reception error counter of the ecu connected to the bus is incremented due to the impact of the error frame, the reception error counter is decremented by the normal frame..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

A a radio access network

A radio manager unit for a radio access network, wherein the radio manager unit is configured to connect to a transport control unit configured to control a transport network between a baseband processing unit and a plurality of remote radio units. The radio manager unit is further configured to connect to a radio control unit configured to control the baseband processing unit.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Operation detection device

An operation detection device includes a control unit configured to use a detection threshold value and detect whether or not a particular operation has been performed and a threshold value correction unit configured to correct the detection threshold value to a first corrected detection threshold value that is less than the detection threshold value when the control unit detects that the particular operation has not been performed under a situation in which the particular operation is presumed to have been performed.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Tokai Rika Denki Seisakusho

Control of semiconductor switch

Arrangement for controlling a voltage signal between gate and emitter terminals (g-e) of a switch type power semiconductor component, such as an igbt transistor, such that the voltage signal is formed at least partly by means of a resistance and a switch (rgon1-sgon1, rgoff1-sgoff1) connected in series between an auxiliary voltage (+ug4, −ug4) of a gate controller and the gate terminal (g) of the igbt. The arrangement is adapted to control the switch (sgon1, sgoff1) with a high frequency of at least 1 mhz and with a duty cycle adjusted such that the measured rate of change of a collector voltage of the igbt being controlled is set in accordance with a reference value received from a control unit of the device..
Vacon Oy

Resistor module of a usb interface device and a operating a resistor module of a usb interface device

Embodiments of a resistor module of a usb interface device and a method for operating a resistor module of a usb interface device are described. In an embodiment, a resistor module of a usb interface device includes a pull-down resistor connectable to a usb power-sourcing device, a switch connected between the pull-down resistor and a fixed reference voltage, an energy storage unit connectable to the usb power-sourcing device and configured to store electrical energy in response to a current from the usb power-sourcing device, a switch control unit connected to the energy storage unit and configured to control the switch with a control signal in response to a voltage of the energy storage unit, and a glitch filter connected to the switch and to the switch control unit and configured to remove a glitch in the control signal.
Nxp B.v.

Method of switching on and off a power amplifier, related power amplifier circuit, system and computer program product

Systems and methods for switching on and off a power amplifier including a signal input receiving an input signal and a signal output providing an output signal. The power amplifier includes a control input receiving a gain control signal indicating a requested gain and a control input receiving a mute control signal indicating whether the signal output should be switched on or switched off.
Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.

Motor driving device

A motor driving device includes: an inverter control unit configured to generate and output a control signal for feedback-controlling a motor using a control command value for setting driving of the motor and a feedback value including a current value of driving power supplied to the motor; an inverter configured to supply driving power to the motor in accordance with the control signal output from the inverter control unit; and an abnormality detecting unit configured to detect an abnormality of the inverter. The abnormality detecting unit determines that the inverter is abnormal when a sum of three-phase ac voltage values of the driving power supplied to the motor is greater than a predetermined voltage value and a difference between the control command value supplied to the inverter control unit and the feedback value is less than a predetermined value..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Electric power equipment

Electric power equipment such as a lawn mower is provided with a travel unit driven by a travel motor for propelling the equipment, a work unit driven by a work motor to perform prescribed work such as cutting grass as the equipment travels, a battery for powering the motors, and a control unit which is configured to lower a rotational speed of the travel motor according to a decrease in the voltage or the remaining charge of the battery.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Motor, motor control method and motor control device

This motor includes a two-layer rotor, a two-layer stator and a control unit. An a-phase rotor includes a pair of rotor cores and a field magnet.
Asmo Co., Ltd.

Control device, electronic apparatus, and contactless power transmission system

A control device, an electronic apparatus, a contactless power transmission system, and the like that can suppress deterioration in battery characteristics caused by recharging and realize power saving or the like. A control device on a power receiving side in a contactless power transmission system including a power transmitting device and a power receiving device includes: a charging unit that charges a battery based on power received by a power receiving unit that receives power from the power transmitting device; a discharging unit that performs an operation of discharging the battery and supplies the power from the battery to a power supply target; and a control unit that controls the discharging unit.
Seiko Epson Corporation

Power storage device, cell, balance operation method, and program

A power storage device includes: a plurality of series-connected battery cells (311); a balance circuit (112) that is provided for each of the plurality of battery cells (311), and is connected with corresponding one of the battery cells; a first temperature sensor (111) that is provided for every one or more of the balance circuits (112), and measures a temperature of a corresponding balance circuit (112); and a control unit (121) that stops an operation of the corresponding balance circuit (112) when a first measured temperature measured by the first temperature sensor (111) is equal to or more than a first upper reference temperature, and restarts an operation of the corresponding balance circuit (112) when the first measured temperature becomes equal to or less than a first lower reference temperature that is lower than the first upper reference temperature after an operation of the corresponding balance circuit (112) is stopped.. .
Nec Corporation

Photoelectric conversion apparatus and photoelectric conversion system

A photoelectric conversion apparatus includes a plurality of pixels including a pixel electrode having a first electrode and a second electrode, an upper electrode, a photoelectric conversion layer, a first signal output circuit, and a second signal output circuit, and a control unit. During a first period in which the first signal output circuit outputs a signal, the second electrode collects signal charges..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Thermal processing method and thermal processing apparatus through light irradiation

A susceptor is preheated through light irradiation by a halogen lamp before the first semiconductor wafer of a lot as a processing target is transferred into a chamber. The temperature of the susceptor is measured by a radiation thermometer.
Screen Holdings Co., Ltd.

Automated electrostatic bonding/de-bonding apparatus

An automated electrostatic bonding/de-bonding apparatus is used to automate a mating or separating process between a semiconductive wafer and a mobile electrostatic carrier (mesc). The apparatus includes a transfer enclosure, a robot arm, a bonding/de-bonding station, input/output (i/o) ports, i/o cassettes, and a control unit.

Memory device

A memory device may include: a plurality of memory cells; a weak cell information storage unit suitable for storing a weak address and parity information corresponding to one or more weak cells having a shorter data retention time than a reference time, among the plurality of memory cells; an ecc (error correction code) circuit suitable for detecting and correcting an error bit of the one or more weak cells using the parity information; and a refresh control unit suitable for controlling the plurality of memory cells to be refreshed at a cycle equal to or more than the reference time.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Sense amplifier circuit

Provided is a sense amplifier circuit for detecting data having been read from a memory cell. The sense amplifier circuit includes: a potential control unit for controlling the potential of a bit line connected to a memory cell; a current amplifier unit for amplifying a readout current flowing from the memory cell to the bit line so as to produce an amplified current; and a detection unit for detecting data having been read from the memory cell on the basis of the amplified current.
Lapis Semiconductor Co., Ltd.

Semiconductor device

A semiconductor device includes a memory unit and a control unit which controls the memory unit. The memory unit a memory which is configured with a non-volatile memory device, and stores setting information necessary for rewriting, a first control circuit which has a first register and a rewrite end flag, and a power source circuit which generates a rewrite voltage.
Renesas Electronics Corporation

Display device

A display device including a display unit including a plurality of light emitting elements, and a control unit that individually controls the plurality of light emitting elements in each of a plurality of main frames according to the gradation data externally input based on output from an external device. The plurality of main frames each include a plurality of sub-frames.
Nichia Corporation

Semi-permanent makeup system and method

A semi-permanent makeup system includes a client database, a makeup simulation unit, and a data control unit. The semi-permanent makeup system is useful for allowing users to apply semi-permanent makeup on a three-dimensional client face prior to a procedure, helping technicians accurately create a stencil, comparing results with the three-dimensional client face having the semi-permanent makeup client-user requests applied, and analyzing results prior to touchup procedures..

Method and control unit for avoiding an accident at a crosswalk

Method and control unit in a vehicle for avoiding an accident at an unattended crosswalk. The method comprises: detecting an approaching crosswalk; detecting a vulnerable road user (vru) in the vicinity of the crosswalk; determining that the detected vru is going to walk across the road; determining a distance between the vehicle and the crosswalk; estimating a velocity of the vru; determining a deceleration capacity of the vehicle, based on deceleration sensitivity of passengers on the vehicle, weight of the vehicle, and/or estimated friction between vehicle tires and the road; and determining a recommended action to be made by the vehicle..
Scania Cv Ab

Emergency detection and response system using led-lighting module, and method thereof

Disclosed is an emergency detection and response system using led-lighting modules. The emergency detection and response system using led-lighting modules, according to the present invention, comprises: a plurality of led-lighting modules having an emergency sensor for sensing an emergency and a communication sensor; a communication network for, if an emergency is detected by the emergency sensor, receiving emergency detection signals transmitted via the communication sensor and providing the emergency detection signals to an operation unit; a control unit for controlling the led-lighting modules according to control signals received from the operation unit or a specific emergency detection signal among the emergency detection signals; and a cloud platform for building, as a database, the emergency detection signals received from the communication network or the control signals corresponding to the emergency detection signals and transmitting an early warning signal on the basis of the received signals..
Jpk Korea Co., Ltd.

Gaming machine, control machine, and program for gaming machine

A gaming machine that provides an operation unit, a display unit, and a control unit. The operation unit is configured to receive an operation of the player.
Konami Gaming, Inc.

Coin identification device

A coin identification device includes: a first magnetic sensor detecting an amount of magnetic variation while the coin passes in the carrying direction; a second magnetic sensor installed where the second magnetic sensor detects a passage of an arc of a small-diameter coin when the first magnetic sensor detects a passage of the small-diameter coin; and a third magnetic sensor installed where the third magnetic sensor does not detect a passage of an arc of the small-diameter coin when the first magnetic sensor and the second magnetic sensor detect a passage of the small-diameter coin and detects a passage of an arc of a large-diameter coin; and an identification control unit identifying an outer diameter of the small-diameter coin and the large-diameter coin based on the amount of magnetic variation of the first magnetic sensor.. .
Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.

Information processing device, information processing method, and program

There is provided an information processing device including a display control unit configured to display pieces of content at a first position of a screen, a condition setting unit configured to set a clustering condition for the pieces of content in accordance with a user operation, and a clustering unit configured to classify the pieces of content into a cluster in accordance with the clustering condition. The display control unit moves a display of the pieces of content from the first position toward a second position corresponding to the cluster..
Sony Corporation

Information processing system, information processing device, information processing method, and storage medium

[object] to provide an information processing system, an information processing device, an information processing method, and a storage medium that can extract group terminals from among a plurality of surrounding information processing terminals that have been detected, and calculate a degree of happiness in a surrounding area. [solution] provided is an information processing system including: a communication unit configured to receive identification information from a detection device that detects the identification information of a surrounding terminal device; and a control unit configured to extract, as group terminal devices, a plurality of pieces of identification information that are received by the communication unit and indicate a plurality of terminal devices detected by the detection device within a predetermined time, and to calculate a degree of happiness around the detection device in accordance with an extraction result..
Sony Corporation

Integrated circuit for operating on a bus, and operating the integrated circuit

An integrated circuit includes a reception port an address port, and a memory with a number of memory sections for storing activation information. The number of memory sections is equal to the number, encodable by the address port, of activatable integrated circuits that are operable over a common bus.
Continental Automotive Gmbh

Multi-processor and multi-processor system

The size of a multi-processor is prevented from increasing even when the number of processor cores is increased. The multi-processor includes a plurality of cores and a debugging control unit.
Renesas Electronics Corporation

Information processing system for executing document reading processing

Provides is an information processing apparatus that is capable of efficiently executing a series of tasks related to reading a document. In the information processing system according to the present disclosure a document reading apparatus includes a performance-information-transmitting unit that transmits performance information in accordance with a request from the information processing apparatus.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Configuration of a physical control unit to support multiple logical control units for different tape drive types in a mainframe native tape attachment storage system

Various embodiments of a tape storage system having a physical control unit configured to support multiple logical control units are provided. Each logical control unit supports communication with a single tape drive model type up to a maximum number of drives.
International Business Machines Corporation

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

Disclosed are a mobile terminal and method for controlling the same. The present invention provides a mobile terminal including a sensing unit, a touch screen configured to be partitioned into a center area and a side area, and a control unit, wherein the control unit is configured to sense a first input signal for selecting one of the center area and the side area while displaying a video on the center area and display at least one object on the side area based on the first input signal..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Interface control system, interface control apparatus, interface control method, and program

An interface control system (2000) includes a first marker detection unit (2020) and a display control unit (2040). The first marker detection unit (2020) detects a first marker (50) attached to the body of a user based on a captured image obtained from a camera (20) worn by the user.
Nec Corporation

Display apparatus with touch detection functions and with driving electrodes shared by two more pixels in the same column, driving same, and mobile device with same

A display apparatus with a substrate having a long side and a short side, a plurality of driving electrodes arranged on the substrate parallel to the long side of the substrate, a plurality of touch detection electrodes arranged on the substrate parallel to the short side of the substrate, a control unit electrically coupled to each of the plurality of driving electrodes and which sequentially drives the plurality of driving electrodes, and a detection unit electrically coupled to each of the touch detection electrodes.. .
Japan Display Inc.

Glasses-type terminal and control method therefor

According to one embodiment of the present disclosure, a glasses-type terminal can specify one external object on the basis of a user's eyes and perform a related function to the specified object. More particularly, the glasses-type terminal according to one embodiment of the present disclosure comprises: a display unit provided at a main body of the glasses-type terminal; a camera for photographing an external environment; a sensing unit for sensing the user's eyes with respect to the external environment; and a control unit analyzing the user's eyes with respect to the external environment so as to specify an object, which is the user's eyes are facing, from an image corresponding to the external environment, which is photographed by the camera, such a function icon is linked to a preset region that corresponds to a region in which the specified object is located, on the basis of an event related to the specified object through the camera..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Electronic device, power control method and storage medium storing program thereof

In an electronic device, a first sensor detects a detection target on a first region. A second sensor detects a detection target on a second region.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Controlled deceleration of moveable components in a computer numerically controlled machine

A method of altering a rate of executing a motion plan by a computer-numerically-controlled machine can include: receiving, at a control unit of a computer-numerically-controlled machine and from a general purpose computer that is housed separately from the computer-numerically-controlled machine, a motion plan defining operations for causing movement of a moveable component of the computer-numerically-controlled machine; and altering, in response to a command received at the computer-numerically-controlled machine, a first execution rate of the operations to a second execution rate of the operations to change a rate of movement of the movable component. Systems and articles of manufacture, including computer program products, are also provided..
Glowforge Inc.

Control robot system, and robot system

In a robot system, a data amount of operation information (log) to be transferred or recorded is reduced, thereby enabling the operation information (log) to be transferred or recorded with a low load. The system has a control unit for controlling the operation of a robot of a robot device and transfers a log regarding the robot operation to a managing terminal.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Numerical controller

A numerical controller is provided with a speed feedforward gain correction unit configured to obtain an associated axis, which is subject to a varying load applied to a particular axis according to a coordinate value, and a correction coefficient of the particular axis corresponding to the current coordinate value of the associated axis, based on a correction coefficient storage unit, and correct a speed feedforward gain for speed feedforward control of the particular axis, and a motor control unit configured to control the particular axis based on the corrected speed feedforward gain.. .
Fanuc Corporation

System for monitoring and influencing objects of interest and processes carried out by the objects, and corresponding method

The invention relates to a system for monitoring and influencing at least one object of interest and/or processes carried out by the object, containing: at least one object for obtaining information, which is designed to obtain information on the object of interest and at least one influencing object which is designed to exert influence on the object of interest. The object for obtaining information and the influencing object being subject to a geo-referencing process.
Dallmeier Electronic Gmbh & Co. Kg

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member, a charging unit, a developing unit, a transfer unit, a residual developer collecting container, a developer feeding unit, a driving unit configured to drive the developer feeding unit and at least one of the image bearing member, the developing unit and the transfer unit, and a control unit configured to change a driving speed of the driving unit depending on a storing amount of the residual developer in the collecting container in a period from an end of formation of an image on a first recording material to a start of formation of the image on a second recording material subsequent to the first recording material.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Flying camera with string assembly for localization and interaction

According to a first aspect of the present invention there is provided an arrangement comprising, a volitant body comprising at least one actuator; a control unit for controlling said actuator; and a mechanical arrangement for operationally connecting said volitant body to a reference point remote from said volitant body. There is further provided a corresponding method for operating such an arrangement..
Perspective Robotics Ag

Three dimension display device and controlling method thereof

A 3d display device includes a display panel for displaying an image and a grating structure cooperating with the display panel to provide a 3d display effect. The grating structure includes a plurality of gratings capable of being switched between a transparent state and a nontransparent state.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Imaging apparatus and imaging control method

The present technology relates to an imaging apparatus and an imaging control method, which can change a distance measuring accuracy according to a distance from the imaging apparatus to an object. The imaging apparatus includes a control unit that controls outputs of an irradiation signal including an irradiation code and a reference signal including a reference code, and an imaging unit that includes a photoelectric conversion element, generates a pixel signal indicating correlation between reception light incident into the photoelectric conversion element and the reference signal, and generates a distance pixel signal based on a distance to an object on the basis of a ratio between a first pixel signal in a case where a first combination of the irradiation signal and the reference signal is used and a second pixel signal in a case where a second combination of the irradiation signal and the reference signal is used.
Sony Corporation

Asymmetric battery testing apparatus

An asymmetric battery testing apparatus tests a battery unit. The battery testing apparatus includes a first wire, a second wire, a third wire, and a testing circuit.
Dhc Specialty Corp.

Failure diagnosis circuit and failure diagnosis method

A failure diagnosis circuit configured to diagnose an open-circuit failure in a reverse connection protection transistor includes a power supply unit having a switching transistor electrically connected to a power source and the reverse connection protection transistor and is brought into an on state or an off state in response to a control signal, and in which power is supplied from the power source to the reverse connection protection transistor when the switching transistor is in the on state; a power supply control unit that controls power supply to the reverse connection protection transistor and stop of the power supply by outputting the control signal to the switching transistor; and a diagnosis unit that diagnoses an open-circuit failure in the reverse connection protection transistor on the basis of an output state of the control signal and a detection result of voltage between the switching transistor and the reverse connection protection transistor.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Tokai Rika Denki Seisakusho

Battery monitoring system for a vehicle and a method thereof

The present disclosure discloses a battery source monitoring system for a vehicle. The system comprises at least one current sensor configured to detect current flow from one or more accessory devices connected to an auxiliary battery source.
Wipro Limited

Control device for gas detector and control gas detector

An electronic central unit is configured to control a voltage application device to execute applied voltage sweep and obtain an output current that flows between a first electrode and a second electrode of an electrochemical cell. The electronic control unit is configured to detect either one of presence or absence of sulfur oxides in a specified concentration or higher in exhaust gas and a concentration of sulfur oxides in the exhaust gas based on the output current.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Gas detector and control gas detector

A gas detector includes an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit obtains a value correlated with an output current flowing between a first electrode and a second electrode in a period in which lowering sweep is executed and in which an applied voltage is equal to or lower than a decomposition initiation voltage of sulfur oxides as a first current.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Dynamic focusing confocal optical scanning system

An optical scanning system adapted to scan a sample on a chip is provided. The optical scanning system includes at least one optical scanning head, at least one scanning light source, a light receiving device and a processor.
Caduceus Biotechnology Inc.

Furnace for dental prosthesis or partial dental prosthesis

A furnace for a dental prosthesis or a partial dental prosthesis, in particular for dental ceramic, comprising a firing chamber which can be heated and in particular can also be evacuated, a control device for controlling the operation of the furnace on the basis of a firing program, which is based on a set of parameter values, and an operator control unit, which is assigned to the control device and is designed to display a representation of the firing program in the form of a firing process curve, wherein the operator control unit can be used in a simplified operating mode in which it displays together with the firing process curve at least one operator control area for adjusting a selected parameter value of the set of parameter values that relates to a prescribed program phase of the firing program, wherein the at least one operator control area is permanently arranged in the area of the displayed firing process curve that corresponds to the prescribed program phase.. .
Dekema Dental-keramikÖfen Gmbh

Refrigerator

Provided is a refrigerator in which a transparent display assembly and electric modules, which are disposed in a door to see through a storage space and output a screen, are easily connected to a control unit provided in a cabinet and guided through a narrow door hinge.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Refrigeration cycle device

A refrigeration cycle device includes a charged-amount determination unit that executes a charged-amount determination to determine whether the refrigeration cycle device is in a refrigerant shortage state or not, a compressor control unit that controls a compressor, and a decompression control unit that controls a throttle opening degree of a decompression device. The charged-amount determination unit determines that the refrigeration cycle device is in the refrigerant shortage state when a heat dissipation capacity of a radiator shows a tendency to decrease in a case where the decompression control unit decreases a throttle opening degree of the decompression device while the compressor control unit operates the compressor..
Denso Corporation

Animal house environment control system with multiple levels of redundancy

A climate control system is operated by receiving climate information from climate control input devices at one or more plugin modules. The climate information is communicated from the plugin modules to a main control unit, which determines operating instructions for climate output devices and air inlets.
The Gsi Group, Llc

Heat exchanger control and diagnostic apparatus

A heat exchanger control and diagnostic apparatus includes a heat exchanger having a primary inlet of a primary heat-transport liquid mounted with a first temperature sensor and a primary outlet of the primary heat-transport liquid mounted with a second temperature sensor, wherein the primary outlet is piped to a pump, the pump comprising a pump impeller connected to a motor, the primary heat-transport liquid being piped by plumbing from the pump impeller to a heat source and from the heat source back to the primary inlet, and a control unit connected to the beat exchanger and the pump and comprising a motor control unit bi-directionally connected to the motor. The heat exchanger has a secondary inlet for a secondary heat-transport liquid and a secondary outlet ducted to a temperature zone and back to the secondary inlet, the control unit being augmented by a temperature module, the temperature module having a first input connected by a communication channel to an output of the temperature sensor, and a second input connected by a communication channel to an output of the second temperature sensor, the temperature module having an output for outputting a primary inlet temperature connected to one input of a power calculation module, and an output for outputting a primary outlet temperature connected to another input of the power calculation module, the power calculation module having a third input connected to a flow estimation module, one input of the flow estimation module being connected to an output of a memory unit, and another input being connected by a bus to an output of the motor control unit, an output of the power calculation module for outputting a heat flow estimate being connected to one input of a heat flow controller, and another input of the heat flow controller for inputting a heat flow demand being connected to an output of an operator unit, and an output of the operator unit being connected to an input of the motor control unit..

Method for operating an automatic transmission control

A method of operating an automated transmission control for a powershift transmission having a plurality of powershift gears and a synchronized transmission having a plurality of synchronized gears in the drive-train of a vehicle. The drive-train includes a drive motor, the powershift transmission and the synchronized transmission, with an electronic control unit by which an upshift of the gears of the synchronized transmission and the upshift of the gears of the powershift transmission can be carried out, and to which a motor load signal representing the motor load of the drive motor and a rotational speed signal representing the rotational speed at the output of the drive motor can be sent..
Zf Friedrichshafen Ag

Hydraulic control device and hydraulic control vehicle

The hydraulic control device includes: a mechanical variable-capacity oil pump; and an electronic control unit configured to calculate a target discharge volume of the mechanical variable-capacity oil pump using a plurality of parameters of the transmission, and control the mechanical variable-capacity oil pump based on the target discharge volume.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus for controlling coasting operation in hybrid vehicle, system including the same, method thereof

An apparatus and a method for controlling a coasting operation in a hybrid vehicle are provided. The apparatus includes: a coasting operation control mode entrance time point determination unit to determine a time point at which a subject vehicle enters a coasting operation control mode; a target vehicle speed reach time point calculation unit to calculate a target vehicle speed of the subject vehicle and a time point, at which the subject vehicle reaches the target vehicle speed, when the subject vehicle enters the coasting operation control mode; and a creep torque variation control unit to control creep torque of the subject vehicle using a difference between the target vehicle speed and a present vehicle speed of the subject vehicle..
Kia Motors Corporation

Control device for vehicle and control vehicle

In a case where an operation to a non-parking operation position is performed at the time when an engine stops at a parking position, an electronic control unit executes two controls, i.e., a change to a non-parking position and starting of the engine, simultaneously. At this time, in a case where the operation to the non-parking operation position is performed at the time when the engine is stopped at the parking position by stop-start system, a deceleration start timing of an electric actuator is made earlier in comparison with a case where the operation is performed at a time different from the above.
Denso Corporation

Hybrid vehicle

A hybrid vehicle includes: an engine for traveling in which a filter that removes particulate matter is attached to an exhaust system; a motor configured to generate a driving force for the hybrid vehicle; and an electronic control unit configured to restart injection of a fuel into the engine when a needed output of the engine reaches a threshold or higher while the injection of the fuel into the engine is stopped. The electronic control unit is configured to, when a filter regeneration condition that an accumulation amount of the particulate matter on the filter is equal to or more than a predetermined accumulation amount and a temperature of the filter is equal to or higher than a predetermined temperature is established, set the threshold to be higher than a threshold set when the filter regeneration condition is not established..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Hybrid fuel system

A hybrid fuel supply system for diesel and other fuel injected internal combustion engines; the system including separate liquid fuel and compressed hydrogen gas sources; and wherein a hydrogen gas supply module calculates of “maps” instant liquid fuel requirements based on engine size and capacity and at least one parameter output from the engine's control unit (ecu) to derive an instant volume of hydrogen gas for addition to the engine's fuel injection system.. .
Ghp Ip Pty Ltd

Power apparatus including reducing agent supply control system and reducing agent supply control method

A power apparatus including a reducing agent supply control system includes: an engine configured to emit exhaust gas containing nitrogen oxide by burning air and fuel at a preset air-fuel ratio; an exhaust passage configured such that the exhaust gas emitted by the engine moves therethrough; a pressure sensor configured to actually measure the pressure of air which is supplied to the engine; a nitrogen oxide concentration sensor installed on the exhaust passage, and configured to measure the nitrogen oxide (nox) concentration of the exhaust gas; a reducing agent supply unit configured to supply a reducing agent to the exhaust gas which moves along the exhaust passage; and a control unit configured to determine the amount of reducing agent to be supplied based on information received from the pressure sensor and the nitrogen oxide concentration sensor, and to control the reducing agent supply unit.. .
Doosan Infracore Co., Ltd.

Operation steam turbine, and steam turbine

A steam turbine include a steam chest casing that is provided with a plurality of nozzle openings along a circumferential direction; a partition wall to partition the steam chest casing into the main steam chest and a sub-steam chest with smaller capacity than the main steam chest; a main steam pipe that supplies steam to the main steam chest; a steam chest connection pipe that distributes part of the steam, which is supplied to the main steam chest, to the sub-steam chest; a steam chest connection valve; a pressure gauge that measures the pressure of the steam flowing in the main steam pipe; and a control unit that closes the steam chest connection valve when the measured pressure is less than more than or equal to a predetermined threshold value, and opens the steam chest connection valve when the measured pressure is less than the predetermined threshold value.. .
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.

Process to analyze mwd surveys from different bha runs in the same wellbore

A process to analyze mwd surveys from different bha runs in the same well bore in a combined fashion is presented herein. A processor is used to receive and analyze data provided through the generation of one or more bha runs of a survey tool.

Hydraulic system of construction machinery

A hydraulic system for construction machinery comprises a regeneration valve unit including a first opening/closing valve installed in a first hydraulic line which connects a head-side chamber of a boom cylinder and a drain tank, to open and close the first hydraulic line, and a second opening/closing valve installed in a second hydraulic line which is branched from the first hydraulic line and is connected to a rod-side chamber of the boom cylinder, to open and close the second hydraulic line, a first check valve installed in the second hydraulic line between the rod-side chamber and the regeneration valve unit and configured to selectively drain a working oil discharged from the rod-side chamber to the drain tank, and a control unit configured to control opening and closing of the first opening/closing valve, the second opening/closing valve and the first check valve according to a control mode.. .
Doosan Infracore Co., Ltd.

Work equipment control device and work machine

A work equipment control device includes a work equipment state specifying unit, a control reference specifying unit, a distance specifying unit, and a bucket control unit. The work equipment state specifying unit specifies a state of work equipment.
Komatsu Ltd.

Working machine

A working machines capable of securing safety while enabling remote operation is a working machine configured to be capable of communicating with a remote operation device (40), and includes a communication unit (70a) that receives a manipulate signal from the remote operation device (40), a control unit (70) that controls actuators (51 to 59) mounted in the working machine according to manipulate signals from main operation devices disposed in a cab of the working machine or the remote operation device (40). In a case where a state of the working machine does not fulfill a predetermined condition, the control unit (70) does not allow the remote operation of at least one of the actuators (51 to 59) by the remote operation device (40)..
Tadano Ltd.

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a plate, a feeding unit that feeds a recording material placed on the plate, an image forming unit that form an image on the fed recording material, a conveying unit to convey a recording material pinched by a nip pressure from a rotating member nip portion, a switching unit to switch the nip pressure, a detecting unit, and a control unit. The detecting unit detects property information regarding the fed recording material.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

An unstacker device with a vision system

An unstacker device comprises a floor and a retaining paddle that are designed to move a stack of mailpieces from a feed magazine towards an unstacker head under the action of a monitoring and control unit as the mailpieces are being unstacked from the front of the stack. The device further comprises a vision system suitable for forming a profile digital image of said stack of mailpieces in the magazine, and said unit is arranged to evaluate a certain inclination of the mailpieces in the stack on the basis of said profile image and to cause the floor and the paddle to move so as to present the mailpiece at the front of the stack in a satisfactory position on edge so that it can be unstacked by the unstacker head..
Solystic

Conveying system

The invention is directed to a conveying system which includes an endless conveyor belt and at least one non-destructive inspection device for inspecting the conveyor belt. The inspection device generates and outputs a result of the inspection.
Phoenix Conveyor Belt Systems Gmbh

Vibration device

A vibrating device is incorporated in a packaging machine to vibrate packaging bags filled with articles. The vibrating device includes a tapping plate disposed below the bags, a servomotor having an output shaft, a selection unit selecting one of vibration patterns set according to sizes of the bags or types of the articles, an output unit delivering data of a rotation pattern of the output shaft, and a control unit controlling the output shaft according to the rotation pattern based on the delivered rotation data.
General Packer Co., Ltd.

Repair and replacement mechanism for personal control units on aircraft

An assembly for opening or accessing an electronic communication and entertainment device holder for repair or replacement of its contents, including a latch which can be released by the contraction of an attached muscle wire actuator in response to a low current pulse sent by an attached wireless receiver.. .

Unmanned aerial vehicle with omnidirectional thrust vectoring

An unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) with omnidirectional thrust vectoring includes a central unit, a connective structure, and a plurality of propulsion units with omnidirectional thrust vectoring allowing a full six degrees of freedom. A vectored propulsion unit comprises thruster vectored by an omnidirectional mechanism and may include an autonomous sub-vehicle housed within a rotational frame, or an actuator-thruster assembly with directional control.
Advance Technology Holdings, L.l.c.

Vehicle

The vehicle includes: a vehicle body rotatable about a roll axis; one or more front wheels; a front wheel support supporting the one or more front wheels turnably to a turning direction about a turning axis; one or more rear wheels; an operation input unit to be operated to input a turning direction; a lean angle changing unit for changing a lean angle of the vehicle body in a vehicle width direction about a lean axis different from the roll axis; and a lean control unit for controlling the lean angle changing unit.. .
Equos Research Co., Ltd.

Position lighting device and vehicle

A position lighting device is configured to be installed on a vehicle and configured to radiate a beam such that people outside the vehicle can recognize the vehicle. A lighting unit is configured to radiate a beam to a ceiling part or a side wall part of a tunnel-like structure which has at least a floor part, the ceiling part, and the side wall part.
Suzuki Motor Corporation

Inverted pendulum vehicle

An inverted pendulum vehicle 10 is provided with a display unit 70 for illuminating a floor surface 110 surrounding a vehicle body thereof, and a display control unit 87 for controlling an illumination pattern of the display unit according to an inclination angle detected by an inclination detection unit 66, 81.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Power equipment provided with center pivot axle

Power equipment such as a riding mower 2 is provided with a center pivot axle 16 for non-driven wheels 9 thereof and a rigid axle 14 for driven wheels 8. A control unit 1 of the power equipment is configured to accelerate the left driven wheel when a right end up roll angle of the center pivot axle is detected by an axle sensor 25, and to accelerate the right driven wheel when a left end up roll angle of the center pivot axle is detected by the axle sensor when substantially no steering input of a steering device 22 is detected by a steering sensor 24 so that the power equipment may maintain a straight course..
Honda Motor Co. Ltd.

Steer by wire steering system

A steer by wire steering system for a vehicle includes a reaction force actuator 25, a steering actuator 28, a control unit 40, and a clutch 20, 120 that can selectively connect a steering wheel 11 with road wheels 3 to be steered. The control unit is configured to operate in an emergency mode when a failure is detected while the control unit is operating in a steer by wire mode.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Apparatus for switching driving mode of vehicle and method thereof

Systems and techniques are disclosed for switching a vehicle driving mode. A sensing unit senses a state of a driver of a vehicle configured to be driven automatically or manually.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Hybrid vehicle

In a hybrid vehicle including an engine, an electric motor configured to give braking force to the vehicle, a battery configured to exchange electric power with the electric motor, a hydraulic brake configured to give braking force to the vehicle, and an electronic control unit configured to execute regeneration cooperative control such that braking force is given from the engine, the electric motor, and the hydraulic brake to the vehicle based on a driver's brake-on operation, when an open end voltage of the battery is equal to or greater than a first predetermined voltage, the regeneration cooperative control is limited.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Vehicle control system

A vehicle control system includes an actuator and an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to determine one of the following conditions is satisfied: (i) an adjacent vehicle has started; (ii) a first timing at which the preceding vehicle has started does not indicate a second timing at which a slipping-by vehicle has been lost; and (iii) a second preceding vehicle has started.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Hybrid vehicle and control hybrid vehicle

A hybrid vehicle includes: a power generation device including an engine and an electric motor; an electrical storage device configured to exchange electric power with the electric motor; a shift device configured to allow a driver to perform a shift operation for deceleration; and an electronic control unit configured to control the power generation device such that an integral value of braking torque that is output from the power generation device during a period from when depression of an accelerator pedal is released and the shift operation is performed to when a predetermined time elapses in the case where a drive mode is a charge depleting mode is larger than the integral value in the case where the drive mode is a charge sustaining mode.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus and extracting vibration of hybrid electric vehicle

The present disclosure relates to an apparatus for extracting vibration of a hybrid vehicle, and more particularly, to an apparatus and a method of extracting vibration of a hybrid vehicle by varying a target vibration frequency. An apparatus for extracting vibration of a hybrid electric vehicle includes: an engine and a driving motor, which are power sources; a starter motor/generator connected to the engine; and a control unit configured to measure a motor speed of the starter motor/generator, to generate a speed variation quantity based on the motor speed of the starter motor/generator, to calculate a vibration frequency of the engine when the speed variation quantity exceeds a reference value, to set a filter band based on the vibration frequency of the engine, and to extract, with the filter band, a vibration of the engine..
Hyundai Motor Company

Electric brake control apparatus

An electric brake control apparatus includes: a clamping force acquisition unit configured to acquire a clamping force generated by moving a piston toward a pad through rotation of a motor; a lower-limit clamping force acquisition unit configured to acquire a minimum value of the clamping force required to maintain a stopped state of the rotor; an upper-limit clamping force acquisition unit configured to acquire a maximum value of the clamping force to move the piston away from the pad through a power of a power supply while maintaining the stopped state of the rotor, based on a state of a power supply; and a clamping force control unit configured to control the motor such that the clamping force is confined between the minimum value and the maximum value.. .
Advics Co., Ltd.

Occupant protection device for a vehicle, and corresponding vehicle

An occupant protection device for a vehicle, including an airbag system which, for protecting an occupant, includes at least one first airbag whose expansion movement in the vehicle longitudinal direction extends toward the occupant and in the vehicle vertical direction extends from bottom to top, and a second airbag whose expansion movement in the vehicle longitudinal direction extends toward the occupant and in the vehicle vertical direction extends from top to bottom, at least one sensor system that detects collision-relevant and/or occupant-relevant information, and an evaluation and control unit that evaluates the collision-relevant and/or occupant-relevant information and controls the airbag system as a function of the evaluation.. .
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Gateway device, vehicle network system, and transfer method

A gateway connected to a bus, a bus, and the like used by a plurality of electronic control units for communication includes a frame communication unit that receives a frame, a transfer control unit that removes verification information used to verify a frame from the content of the frame received by the frame communication unit and transfers the frame to a destination bus or that adds verification information to the content of the frame and transfers the frame to the destination bus, and the like.. .
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

System and use with a combustion engine

The present invention pertains to a system and method for use in a combustion-engine to mediate between sensors and an electronic control unit, in order to facilitate improved, more efficient, better, or alternate desired engine function without modifying or replacing the control unit through the selective modification, combination, or elimination of desired sensor signals.. .

Method and rear-mounted vehicular display control system with integrated back-up camera

A vehicular-signage system includes a control unit electrically coupled to a vehicle. The control unit is adapted to receive signals from the vehicle related to the vehicle being placed in reverse.
Luminator Mass Transit, Llc

Charging control unit and charging control method

A charging control unit determines whether the electric vehicles are coupled to the respective charging ports and calculates the estimate value tc and the estimate value tr for every charging port coupled. The estimate value tc is the period from start of charging to completion of charging.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

Method and system for controlling the release of heat by a temperature control unit

Methods and systems for controlling the release of heat by a temperature control unit are provided. In one embodiment, the method includes monitoring a heat release condition of the temperature control unit.
Thermo King Corporation

Automatic tilting vehicle

An automatic tilting vehicle comprises left and right front wheels and a rear wheel. A control unit controls a vehicle tilting device so that the tilt angle of the vehicle becomes the target tilt angle.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Image forming apparatus and feeding apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a housing unit that includes an intermediate plate, a lift-up unit, a first detection unit, a second detection unit, a feeding unit, a control unit, a first acquisition unit that acquires a first driving amount, a storage unit that stores a threshold, a determination unit that determines that a recording material is overloaded on the intermediate plate when the first driving amount is smaller than the threshold, a second acquisition unit that acquires a second driving amount, a correction unit that obtains a differential amount by subtracting a predetermined driving amount from the second driving amount acquired by the second acquisition unit, and corrects, on a basis of the differential amount, the threshold stored in the storage unit or the first driving amount acquired by the first acquisition unit.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Printing assembly for direct and indirect inkjet printing

An inkjet printing assembly is configured for direct inkjet printing on a recording medium and for indirect inkjet printing via an intermediate medium. The inkjet printing assembly comprises a transport path for transporting a print medium.
Océ Holding B.v.

Molding member shape control device

A molding member shape control device includes: a flowable molding material flow passage; a flow resistance member advancing into and withdrawing from the flowable molding material flow passage; a sensor measuring a speed of a molding member formed by extruding a molding material from the flowable molding material flow passage; and a control unit advancing and withdrawing the flow resistance member on the basis of a difference between a speed of the molding member measured by the sensor and a target speed of the molding member at a position of the sensor.. .
Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd.

Controller and management system for injection molding machine

A controller of an injection molding machine controls mold clamping of a fixed mold and a movable mold. The controller includes a servomotor drive control unit for limiting increase in driving current during driving of a mold clamping servomotor, and a moving state acquisition unit that acquires a detection signal of an encoder.
Fanuc Corporation

Assembly body manufacturing device and assembly body manufacturing method

A long member assembling device has hand parts configured to grip a long member, arm parts and trunk parts configured to adjust a position of each of the hand parts, a hand part configured to grip the long member, the hand part numbering less than the hand parts, an arm part and a trunk part configured to move the hand part and adjust a position of the hand part gripping the long member, the arm part and the trunk part having higher positioning accuracy than the hand parts, and a control unit configured to, on the basis of an original shape of the long member stored in a memory, drive the arm parts and the trunk parts to adjust the positions of the hand parts and the hand part such that the shape of the long member gripped by the hand parts matches the original shape.. .
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Method and system for managing wireless networking of units inside robot

The present disclosure discloses a management method and system for wireless networking of units inside a robot. The system includes a control unit and a plurality of tributary units, wherein each tributary unit has a wireless transceiver module, and the units are in wireless communication with each other.
Nanjing Avatarmind Robot Technology Co., Ltd.

Laser processing apparatus and method and an optical component therefor

The invention concerns an apparatus and its use for laser processing. The invention also concerns a method and an optical component.
Corelase Oy

Alloy powder manufacturing device and method with temperature control design

An alloy powder manufacturing device with temperature control design includes: a crucible unit, for accommodating a melt; a melt delivery tube, for delivering the melt from the crucible unit; a temperature control unit, inductively heating the melt delivery tube and the melt therein, to generate an overtemperature melt, and enabling the temperature of the overtemperature melt leaving the melt delivery tube to reach a predetermined temperature; and a powder spray unit in communication with the outlet of the melt delivery tube, for impacting and atomizing the overtemperature melt having the predetermined temperature and then quickly solidifying the overtemperature melt to form alloy powders.. .
Metal Industries Research & Development Centre

A device and moving a jet member

A device for moving a jet member (6) having a nozzle comprises a carriage (4) with a base portion (5) to which the jet member is connected. The carriage is movable in a substantially rectilinear first path along a guide member (3).
Aquajet Systems Holding Ab

Apparatus for performng an extracorporeal blood treatment

An extracorporeal blood treatment apparatus is provided comprising a filtration unit (2) connected to a blood circuit (17) and to a dialysate circuit (32); a control unit (12) is configured for calculating a sodium concentration value for the blood; the estimation of the sodium concentration includes the sub-step of calculating the sodium concentration value as an algebraic sum of a main contribution term based on the isoconductive sodium concentrate and of an offset contribution term based on a concentration of at least a substance in the dialysis fluid chosen in the group including bicarbonate, potassium, acetate, lactate, citrate, magnesium, calcium, sulphate and phosphate.. .
Gambro Lundia Ab

Personality testing device and method

Disclosed are personality testing device and method. A personality testing device, according to an embodiment of the present invention, comprises: an input and output unit for providing test questions which comprise a stimulation word and obtaining a response word which is a response received from a person to be tested with respect to the stimulation word; and a control unit for forming the test questions by extracting a stimulation word from a word graph that is classified by personality types and for distinguishing the personality type of the person to be tested by analyzing the response word by means of the word graph..
Twinword Inc.

Device and determining a circumferential shape of an electrode array for electrical impedance tomography

An electrical impedance tomography device (1) includes an electrode array, including a plurality of electrodes (33) arranged spaced apart from one another, a signal feed unit (51) and a signal acquisition unit (50). A calculation and control unit (70) is configured to determine a current elliptical circumferential shape (20′) of the electrode array on a thorax (34) of a human being and to provide a control signal (79), which indicates the elliptical circumferential shape (20) of the electrode array.
Drägerwerk Ag & Co. Kgaa

Device and determining an axial twist position of an electrode array for electrical impedance tomography

An electrical impedance tomography device (1) includes an electrode array, including a plurality of electrodes (33) arranged spaced apart from one another, a signal feed unit (51) and a signal acquisition unit (50). A calculation and control unit (70) is configured to determine a situation with an axial twist angle of the electrode array on a thorax (34) of a human being and to provide a control signal (79), which indicates the situation with axial twist angle of the electrode array.
Drägerwerk Ag & Co. Kgaa

Cooking appliance and controlling cooking appliance

The present invention relates to a cooking appliance comprising: a cabinet defining a cooking chamber; a heating means installed on the cabinet and formed so as to heat the inside of the cooking chamber; an air pump installed on an outer side extends into the cooking chamber; a cooking pack arranged selectively inside the cooking chamber and formed so as to accommodate an object to be cooked; and a control unit for controlling the heating means and the air pump, wherein one side of the cooking pack is detachable from a free end of the tube. According to the present invention, sous vide cooking is enabled by, within a single plate, vacuum treating the space where the object to be cooked is accommodated and controlling the temperature inside the cooking chamber during cooking..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Refrigerated display case

A refrigerated display case (20) having at least one unit composed of a plurality of wall assemblies, namely a bottom assembly (22.3), a rear wall assembly, and a top assembly (22.1), which delimit a cooling space at the bottom, the rear, and the top, and having a cooling unit (1) whose components include at least one evaporator (11), one condenser (13, 13′), and one electric control unit (15). An environmentally friendly refrigerated display case (20) is achieved in that the cooling unit (1) includes at least two closed refrigerant circuits (10, 10′), which convey propane as a refrigerant and are each provided with a compressor (12, 12′), and in order to variably control the cooling output, at least one compressor (12, 12′) is embodied with a speed regulation and at least one compressor (12, 12′) is embodied for operation at a constant speed..
Aht Cooling Systems Gmbh

Refrigerated display case

A refrigerated display case (1) with at least one unit composed of a plurality of wall groups, namely a bottom group (11), a rear wall group (12), and a top group (13), which delimit a refrigerated chamber (4) at the bottom, at the back, and at the top, and with a cooling device (5) that has a refrigerant circuit and whose components at least include a compressor (51), an evaporator (50), a condenser (52), and an electric control unit (55). A refrigerated display case that is climate-friendly, efficient, and simultaneously safe to operate is achieved in that propane is contained as a refrigerant in the refrigerant circuit, with a filling capacity of more than 150 g..
Aht Cooling Systems Gmbh

Device for triggering a gas spring and seating unit comprising adjustable backrest having a gas spring and such an apparatus

A device for triggering a gas spring (1) comprising an actuation device (2), an actuating element (4) which is operatively connected to the actuating device (2) and which acts directly on an end trigger (3) of the gas spring (1), wherein the actuating element (4) is configured as a lever arrangement (5) which reduces or multiplies the force or path, wherein one of the levers (trigger lever (6)) presses directly onto the trigger (3), wherein the actuating device (2) comprises an electrical magnet unit (30), which is provided with electric energy via an electrical supply and can be activated via a switch unit (60), characterised in that there is a control unit (40) which can be activated via the switching unit (60) and activates the electric magnet unit (30) according to the signals of the switch unit (60), wherein the the magnet unit (30) is actuated such that for a predetermined time interval an override phase of the magnet unit (30) with an increased voltage and a subsequent holding phase with a reduced voltage are produced.. .

Non-burning type flavor inhaler

This non-combustion-type flavor inhaler is provided with: a housing having a housing cavity; an atomizer that atomizes an aerosol source without combustion; a control unit that controls at least the atomizer; a sensor that detects a change in the internal pressure in the housing cavity; a first structure that causes a change in the internal pressure in the housing cavity as a result of a suction action or a blowing action; and a second structure that causes a change in the internal pressure in the housing cavity as a result of a predetermined action other than the suction and blowing actions. The first structure comprises a mouthpiece opening provided at a mouthpiece end of the housing.
Japan Tobacco Inc.

Device for producing a baked good

The invention relates to a device for producing a baked good. The device comprises an accommodating unit, which is designed to accommodate a capsule, wherein the capsule comprises ingredients for producing a baked good.
Bsh Hausgeräte Gmbh

Electric mower

An electric mower comprises a blade housing (2b) defining a cavity (7) opening out downward and a vertical passage (32) extending centrally upward from the cavity, a metallic motor support plate (38) attached to a part of the blade housing defining an upper end of the vertical passage and provided with an extension (42) extending beyond the vertical passage in a horizontal direction, an electric motor (8) attached to the motor support plate and having an output shaft (64) extending downward through an opening formed in the motor support plate, a blade (3) attached to a lower end of the output shaft and covered by the blade housing, and a control unit (10) mounted on an upper surface of the extension for controlling the electric motor.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Electric power equipment

Electric power equipment such as a lawn mower is provided with a travel unit driven by a travel motor for propelling the equipment, a work unit driven by a work motor to perform prescribed work such as cutting grass as the equipment travels, and a control unit configured to decrease a rotational speed of the travel motor in response to an increase in a load applied to the work motor, and to increase the rotational speed of the travel motor in response to a decrease in a load applied to the work motor.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Mower provided with center pivot axle

In a mower provided with a center pivot axle 12, a control unit 1 controls a height adjusting mechanism 19 for a mowing unit 16 so that a grass cutting height is increased from an initial level when an absolute value of a roll angle of the center pivot axle relative to a vehicle body has exceeded a first roll angle threshold value. A cutting blade 21 is stopped when the absolute value of the roll angle has exceeded a fourth roll angle threshold value which is greater than the first roll angle threshold value..
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

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Detection of x-ray radiation

An x-ray detector is disclosed, including a detection unit to generate a detection signal for incident x-ray radiation; a signal analysis module to determine a set of count rates for incident x-ray radiation based upon the detection signal and signal analysis parameters for x-ray radiation; and a switchover control unit for switching between first signal analysis parameters and second signal analysis parameters. When an amount of x-ray radiation is incident on the detection module, a first set of count rates is generated for a first time interval based upon first signal analysis parameters and a second set of count rates is generated for a second time interval based upon second signal analysis parameters, different from the first signal analysis parameters.
Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Cooking utensil

A cooking utensil for positioning on a cooktop plate to perform a heating operation includes a functional unit and a receiving unit which is configured to receive energy in a contactless manner and to supply energy to the functional unit. The functional unit includes at least one control unit which manages energy supplied by the receiving unit to supply energy to the functional unit in at least one operating state..
Bsh Hausgeräte Gmbh

Terminal device and communication system

A terminal device and a communication system which are capable of starting laa communication with a lower possibility of interference are provided. A communication unit performs communication using each of a first network and a second network.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Wireless communication terminal device and power allocation method

Provided are a wireless communication terminal device and a power allocation method, wherein transmission channel quality information, regarding a pcell having a high probability that uci is multiplied therein, can be accurately estimated by an srs having high priority in power allocation, and an enb can instruct appropriate transmission power to an ul channel which transmits the subsequent uci. A power scaling detection unit detects whether or not a total transmission power value of the ul channels transmitted by the plurality of cc exceeds the maximum transmission power specific to the ue.
Sun Patent Trust

Hearing device comprising an own voice detector

The application relates to a hearing device, e.g. A hearing aid, adapted for being arranged at least partly on a user's head or at least partly implanted in a user's head.
Oticon A/s

Solid-state image sensor, electronic apparatus, and control solid-state image sensor

A signal-side amplifier transistor generates an output voltage corresponding to a signal current corresponding to one of a pair of differential input voltages by supplying the signal current from an output node to a common-phase node. A reference-side amplifier transistor supplies a reference current corresponding to the other one of the pair of differential input voltages to the common-phase node.

Imaging device, imaging method, and recording medium

An imaging device includes: an area setting unit which sets a first area and a second area other than the first area on the captured image acquired by an imaging unit; a main subject setting unit which sets a main subject based on the captured image acquired by the imaging unit or another image; a subject tracking unit which periodically detects the position of the main subject on the captured image acquired by the imaging unit; a variable power unit which zooms on a zoom-up side or a wide angle side; and a control unit which directs the variable power unit to zoom on a wide angle side when a zoom state of the variable power unit is on a zoom-up side and the main subject exists in the second area, wherein the variable power unit zooms according to the direction of the control unit.. .
Olympus Corporation

Power supply apparatus and image forming apparatus

The power supply apparatus includes a detecting unit that has a first detecting device, a second detecting device and a third detecting device, detects a current flowing into the primary winding, and outputs a voltage corresponding to the current, and a control unit that controls a switching operation of the switching element, an output voltage which the detecting unit outputs to the control unit includes a first output voltage at which the control unit stops an operation of the switching element at a time of the second state, a second output voltage at which the control unit stops the operation of the switching element at a time of the first state, a third output voltage at which the second detecting device is brought into a conducting state, and a fourth output voltage at which the third detecting device is brought into a conducting state.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Transfer device, communication system and communication method

A device includes a transmission/reception unit configured to receive a packet transmitted from a communication device to a destination device, a control unit configured to separate data received through the packet into transmission data and control information, a replacement process unit configured to generate replacement data resulting from replacing data associated with an identifier with the identifier in the transmission data when data that has been transmitted toward the destination device in association with the identifier is included, and a transmission unit configured to transfer the replacement data toward the destination device, wherein the control unit generates connected data resulting from connecting respective pieces of data obtained by removing the control information from the data, and discards the control information, and the replacement process unit generates the replacement data by replacing data associated with the identifier with the identifier in the connected data.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Information processing device, information processing method, and computer program

Provided is an information processing device including: a control unit configured to transmit, when a relationship with a first device satisfies a predetermined condition defined by a predetermined service on a network, a user identifier used to identify a user and a device identifier used to identify the first device to the service and to request the service to perform processing related to linkage between the user identifier and the device identifier.. .

Efficient and secure firmware update

This relates to a vehicle and, more particularly to, a vehicle configured to perform a secure firmware update. Some examples of the disclosure include receiving a firmware update package including updated firmware for one or more electronic control units (ecus) of a vehicle.
Faraday&future Inc.

Communication system, communication method, and computer program

A communication system includes: a first communication unit configured to communicate with a terminal apparatus; an authentication unit configured to transmit an authentication screen for inputting authentication information, in response to access from the terminal apparatus; a connection guiding unit configured to connect communication made from the terminal apparatus via the first communication unit and addressed to any destination, to the authentication unit; a display unit configured to display the authentication information input to the authentication screen and output by the terminal apparatus that has been connected to the authentication unit by the connection guiding unit and to which the authentication screen has been transmitted; and a connection control unit configured to permit connection of the terminal apparatus to a network via a second communication unit in accordance with the user input received by the input unit according to display by the display unit.. .

Personal information apparatus, sharing system and sharing system operating servicing map-based user generated contents for social network service

A personal information apparatus, sharing system and sharing system operating method for servicing map-based user generated contents for social network service. The personal information apparatus includes: a memory unit for downloading, recording, installing and operating map-based content editing application and social network service application, and downloading electronic map information about current position and recording the electronic map information in allocated space; a style editing unit for connecting with an electronic map showing coordinate information stored in the memory unit to generate user generated contents through a variety of interface; a display unit for outputting the user generated contents generated in the style editing unit; and a control unit for controlling the user generated contents, or coordinate information and property information of the user generated contents generated in the style editing unit to communicate with external server..
Papaya Corporation

Server, computer program product, and communication system

According to one embodiment, a server manages a resource in a virtual environment used by a service. The server includes a load measurement unit, a load prediction unit, a performance measurement unit, a removing unit, a performance prediction unit, and a resource control unit.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Lighting-control processor and operating a lighting-control processor

A lighting-control processor (100, 300) for controlling operation of an external lighting unit comprises an exchange control unit, which is configured to control exchange of lighting-control information with the lighting unit via a lighting-control interface in accordance with an exchange protocol and to generate and provide exchange monitoring information indicative of an operational status of the exchange control unit. A reset unit is configured to receive a soft-reset command and to cause a soft reset of the lighting-control processor upon receiving the soft-reset command.
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.

Communication control device, information processing device, information processing method, and program

A communication control device includes a control unit. The control unit included in the communication control device performs control to notify an information processing device of a period for the information processing device to acquire information regarding a communication state in the information processing device.
Sony Corporation

Station-side device and communication method

A station-side device performs transmission and reception of an optical signal to and from a subscriber-side device, and includes a communication control unit configured to perform optical signal communication using a plurality of wavelengths by wavelength division multiplexing and time division multiplexing; and a registration unit configured to set an acceptance period in at least one wavelength among the plurality of wavelengths, to perform a new registration of a subscriber-side device in response to a registration request of the subscriber-side device received within the acceptance period, and not to set the acceptance period in at least one other wavelength among the plurality of wavelengths.. .
Nippon Telegraph And Telephone Corporation

Communication apparatus capable of communicating with external apparatus, control method, and recording medium

A communication apparatus includes a communication unit that communicates with an image capturing apparatus, a tele button, a wide button, and a control unit that, in a case where an operation on the tele button is received, controls the communication unit to transmit information for driving a lens of the image capturing apparatus toward a telephoto side to the image capturing apparatus, and that, in a case where an operation on the wide button is received, controls the communication unit to transmit information for driving the lens of the image capturing apparatus toward a wide side to the image capturing apparatus. In a case where both the tele button and the wide button are simultaneously operated, the control unit controls the communication unit to transmit data for performing pairing with the image capturing apparatus in response to receipt of data transmitted from the image capturing apparatus..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

System for transmitting information via electric lines and operating the system

In a system and method for operating a system, a drive is connectable to a supply-voltage source, especially an ac-voltage source, with the aid of an apparatus, in particular a control unit, via electric lines installed in the system, and information is transmittable between the control unit and the drive, using the lines.. .
Sew-eurodrive Gmbh & Co. Kg

Drive control apparatus

Parallely connected first and second switches respectively have first and second on resistances. The second on resistance is higher than the first on resistance in a lower range of current, and lower than the first on resistance in a higher range of current.
Denso Corporation

Linear actuator, controlling the same, and head lamp assembly comprising the same

The present invention provides an actuator including a motor; a lead screw rotating by coupling to the motor; a nut part moving forward or backward by coupling to the lead screw; a magnet coupled to the nut part; a sensor unit configured to sense a change amount of magnetic flux depending on a position of the magnet and convert the sensed change amount of magnetic flux into measured voltage data; and a control unit controlling the motor; wherein the magnet comprises a first pole and a second pole arranged in order in the movement direction of the nut part, wherein, if the sensor unit senses the first pole when the nut part is moved forward, the control unit performs a first motion in which a forward movement of the nut part is stopped and moves the nut part backward, and if the sensor unit senses the second pole after the first motion, the control unit performs a second motion in which the movement of the nut part is stopped and moves the nut part forward.. .
Lg Innotek Co., Ltd.

Electrical architecture for converting dc voltage into ac voltage, and vice versa

An electrical architecture (1) for converting dc voltage into ac voltage, and vice versa, comprising:—a dc/ac voltage converter (2), comprising a plurality of arms mounted in parallel, each arm comprising two controllable switching cells (12), in series and separated by a mid-point, the arms being paired in h-bridges (11),—for each h-bridge (11), a dedicated control member (13), such that all of the switching cells (12) of said h-bridge (11) can be controlled by this control member (13), each control member (13) being intended to communicate with a same remote control unit (14) through a potential barrier (15).. .
Valeo Systemes De Controle Moteur

Power supply apparatus and image forming apparatus

The power supply apparatus includes a control unit configured to determine a stand-by time period from making a connection of a switch unit to subjecting a second voltage conversion unit to activation according to an input voltage of the alternating current power supply detected by a voltage detection unit.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Integrated circuit with cooling array

The invention relates to an integrated circuit cooling array, preferably for a microprocessor or cooling apparatus, consisting of a dielectric substrate with doped and distinguished areas for the realization of at least one microelectronic component forming an integrated circuit, and at least one thermoelectric component forming a cooling array. The cooling array is characterized in that the thermoelectric component 1 comprises at least one first contact area, at least one second contact area and at least one cooling section whereat the cooling section is arranged between the first and the second contact area and consists of at least one thermal element 29, which is supplied with voltage by the first contact area and the second contact area through a control unit, whereat the thermal element 29 consists of at least one doped layer and a second doped layer, which are in such a way connected by a bridge element 53, 58, 59, 73, 83, 84, 92 that the bridge element 53, 58, 59, 73, 83, 84, 92 rests only partially on the first doped layer and/or the second doped layer.
Hat Teknoloji A.?.

Semiconductor device and semiconductor device mounting method

A semiconductor device of the present invention includes: a substrate (12) that is annular or partially annular, the substrate (12) having an inner circumferential portion (20) formed arcuate in plan view and an outer circumferential portion (21) formed arcuate in plan view; a control unit (13) provided on the substrate (12), the control unit (13) being configured to individually control a plurality of phases of a motor; and a sealing resin (18) that is circular annular or partially circular annular and is concentric to the substrate (12), the sealing resin (18) surrounding the substrate (12).. .
Shindengen Electric Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Recording apparatus, recording method, and recording medium

To realize efficient access in case of restoring read failure data by rmw at time of data rewriting, a recording apparatus includes a write/read unit capable of performing data writing in a second data unit, in which a plurality of first data units of a predetermined amount of data are consecutive, and data reading in the first data unit with respect to a recording medium and a control unit. In response to a rewrite instruction of data, the control unit instructs the write/read unit to generate write data in the second data unit using update data relevant to the rewrite instruction and recorded data read out from the recording medium and to write the write data at a non-recording address on the recording medium, and generates or updates replacement information for associating address at which the write data is written, as a replacement destination, with address of a replacement source..
Sony Corporation

Image display apparatus, image output apparatus, and control methods thereof

An image display apparatus according to the present invention includes: a display unit configured to display a moving image based on input moving image data; a determining unit configured to determine whether or not a specific reproduction operation related to a reproduction method of the moving image data has been performed; and a control unit configured to control display by the display unit so that display of a moving image of which brightness is higher than a first threshold is suppressed in a case where the specific reproduction operation has been performed.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Display control apparatus and display control method

A display control apparatus according to an aspect of the present disclosure includes: a high-luminance area detection unit that sets a measurement area on a screen of the video signal, calculates an apl value of the set measurement area, and detects a high-luminance area on the basis of a result of a comparison between the calculated apl value and a threshold value; a control unit that causes a lut, in which an apl value of each pixel is an input and a gain value is an output, to be generated on the basis of the apl value of the detected high-luminance area; an apl value calculation unit that calculates the apl value of each pixel on the basis of pixel values of the video signal; a lut unit that generates the lut under control of the control unit and references the generated lut to output the gain value corresponding to the calculated apl value of each pixel; and a multiplication unit that multiplies the pixel values of the video signal by the output gain value. The present disclosure is applicable to a video monitor..

Photoelectric sensor and display panel

A photoelectric sensor and a display panel comprise: a pulse transmission unit comprising a control node, after obtaining a driving voltage, the control node of the pulse transmission unit transmitting first clock signals to a signal output terminal; a pulse control unit configured to receive scanning signals from a signal input terminal and charging the control node of the pulse transmission unit so as to provide the driving voltage; and photoelectric sensing unit configured to provide a leakage current in response to the intensity of external illumination when receiving the external illumination, the leakage current discharging the control node of the pulse transmission unit, so that the voltage at the control node of the pulse transmission unit is less than the driving voltage after a period of time. The circuit of the photoelectric sensor utilizes the existing scanning signals and clock signals of a conventional display panel, with no need for an extra control signal, and therefore the circuit is simple in structure, and more suitable for being integrated on the display panel..
Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School

Detection of authorized user presence and handling of unauthenticated monitoring system commands

Techniques are described for detecting and handling unauthenticated commands in a property monitoring system. In some implementations, a monitoring system may include sensors located throughout a property, a monitoring control unit, and an input device.
Alarm.com Incorporated

Image generating apparatus and control method therefor

An image generating apparatus comprises an information acquiring unit that acquires request information including information representing a viewing time and information representing image qualities; a control unit that sets the image qualities to the image qualities specified by the request information when the plurality of images can be generated with the image qualities specified by the request information before the viewing time passes, and sets the image qualities by changing the image qualities from the image qualities specified by the request information, otherwise; and a generating unit that generates the plurality of images with the image qualities set by the control unit.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image processing apparatus and method

The present disclosure relates to image processing apparatus and method which enable a sense of quality as if there were a real object to be more favorably reproduced. A characteristic control unit determines processing contents for controlling the sense of quality, for example, changing an image quality, adjusting a reflection characteristic, or changing a shape, on the basis of a physical characteristic parameter from a characteristic information integration unit and device information from a device information analyzer.
Sony Corporation

Mobile terminal and control method therefor

The present invention relates to a mobile terminal having an image capturing function and a control method therefor. The mobile terminal according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises: a camera; a display unit for outputting images received through the camera; and a control unit for outputting the images to a part of an output area of the display unit and controlling the display unit such that the images are outputted in a preset manner, wherein the control unit outputs the image in a region other than a region in which the image is outputted during the capturing on the basis of capturing of the images, such that different images related to an iris are captured..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Information processing device and information processing method

An information processing device including a security function related to information security and an information processing function related to predetermined information processing, includes: a control unit which performs control processing for realizing the security function and the information processing function; and a storage unit which stores information related to the security function and the information processing function, wherein: when the control unit detects an occurrence of a predetermined event related to the security function or the information processing function, the control unit determines an operation content of the security function based on the information stored in the storage unit.. .
Clarion Co., Ltd.

Misuse detection method, misuse detection electronic control unit, and misuse detection system

A misuse detection electronic control unit in a vehicle network system including a plurality of electronic control units that communicate with one another through buses in accordance with a can protocol includes a transceiver unit that performs a reception step of receiving a target data frame and a reference data frame transmitted through the buses, wherein the target data frame is a data frame having a first identifier and wherein the reference data frame is a data frame having a second identifier different from the first identifier and a misuse detection process unit that performs a detection step of performing, as misuse detection for the target data frame, evaluation in accordance with a reception timing of the reference data frame and a reception timing of the target data frame on the basis of a certain rule specifying a reception interval between the reference data frame and the target data frame.. .
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Communication device and control method

The present technology relates to a communication device and a control method, in which the variety of connection modes between electronic apparatuses can be increased. Provided are: a detection target mechanism detected when the first electronic apparatus is connected to a second electronic apparatus that receives a baseband signal output from the first electronic apparatus; a connection detecting unit adapted to detect a baseband signal output from the second electronic apparatus and to detect a connection between the first and second electronic apparatuses; and a control unit adapted to connect the detection target mechanism to the first electronic apparatus where a connection between the first electronic apparatus and the second electronic apparatus is detected by the connection detecting unit.
Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation

Device controller and data processing method thereof

A device controller and data processing method thereof are disclosed. According to the present invention, the device controller for controlling a digital device includes a cover, an upper core part including an input unit, a lower core part including an interface unit, and a core including a core body combined with the upper core part and the lower core part.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Handheld interface device having a plurality of electrostatic friction (esf) electrodes

A handheld interface device configured to provide an electrostatic friction (esf) effect is provided. The device comprises a plurality of more than two electrodes, with each electrode being separately disposed at a respective portion of an outer surface of the interface device.
Immersion Corporation

Apparatus and robust eye/gaze tracking

At least one image registering unit records at least one series of images representing a subject. A control unit controls an operation sequence for the at least one image registering unit in such a manner that a subsequent data processing unit receives a repeating sequence of image frames there from, wherein each period contains at least one image frame of a first resolution and at least one image frame of a second resolution being different from the first resolution.
Tobii Ab

Multiple heterogeneous energy stores

There is provided an apparatus comprising a requirement determination unit to determine an energy requirement for a system component. A status determination unit determines status information relating to a plurality of heterogeneous energy stores and actuating system control unit controls an activity of the system component in dependence on the status information relating to the plurality of heterogeneous energy stores and the energy requirement..
Arm Limited

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.
The Boeing Company

Distributed safety monitors for automated vehicles

Controllers, control architectures, systems and methods are described for controlling a host vehicle's participation in a platoon. In some embodiments, a vehicle control system includes a vehicle controller configured to determine vehicle control commands for at least partially automatically controlling the host vehicle based at least in part on sensor information.
Peloton Technology, Inc.

Automated vehicle control system architecture

Controllers, control architectures, systems and methods are described for controlling a host vehicle's participation in a platoon. Described vehicle platooning control systems may include a platoon controller and a vehicle interface controller.
Peloton Technology, Inc.

Object recognition device, autonomous driving system including the same, and object recognition method using the object recognition device

Provided are an object recognition device, an autonomous driving system including the same, and an object recognition method using the object recognition device. The object recognition device includes an object frame information generation unit, a frame analysis unit, an object priority calculator, a frame complexity calculator, and a mode control unit.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Numerical controller

To provide a numerical controller that is capable of analyzing a machining program so as to determine whether machining is machining placing emphasis on accuracy and machining placing emphasis on speed and vary an allowable speed difference. The numerical controller includes a determination unit and a corner deceleration control unit.
Fanuc Corporation

Numerical controller

A numerical controller is provided with an axis motion control unit configured to control the motions of a table axis and a press axis according to a machining program. The axis motion control unit starts the motion of the press axis for a first block at a first top dead center, if the state of the table axis satisfies a condition adapted for the start of the motion of the press axis for the second block and if the motion of the press axis for the first block is not completed, and the axis motion control unit starts the motion of the press axis for a second block at a second top dead center lower than the first top dead center, thereby overlapping the motions of the press axis for the first and second blocks..
Fanuc Corporaion

Numerical controller

Provided is a numerical controller capable of shortening cycle time while maintaining machining accuracy of a rigid tap. The numerical controller includes: a rigid tap control unit that executes a rigid tap by synchronizing rotational speed of a spindle with feedrate; a synchronization error monitoring unit that starts or terminates monitoring of a synchronization error between the rotational speed of the spindle and the feedrate at a point r set to a height equal to or higher than a top of a workpiece; and a workpiece top detection unit that detects a position of the workpiece top.
Fanuc Corporation

Microchip-type optical measuring apparatus and optical position adjusting method thereof

A microchip-type optical measuring apparatus includes an irradiation detection unit which detects light generated by irradiating a microchip with laser, a position adjustment unit which changes a relative position of the microchip with respect to the irradiation detection unit, and a control unit which outputs a movement signal for a position in which an integrated value or an average value of a detected intensity of the light in a preset region becomes high to the position adjustment unit.. .

Image forming system, controlling image forming system, and post-processing apparatus

An image forming system according to an embodiment includes an image forming unit that forms an image on each of a plurality of recording media. A binding unit binds at least two of the recording media together at a binding position thereof to form a bundle.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Exposure apparatus, exposure method, and manufacturing article

The present invention provides an exposure apparatus which exposes a substrate, comprising a measurement unit configured to measure a height of the substrate at each of a plurality of measurement points, and a control unit configured to control the height of the substrate based on measurement results obtained by the measurement unit, and control an operation to arrange a shot region of the substrate in a first position and expose the shot region, wherein the shot region includes a plurality of partial regions, and the control unit causes the measurement unit to measure the height of the substrate by arranging the shot region in a second position different from the first position so that the number of measurement points arranged in the plurality of partial regions is larger than that when arranging the shot region in the first position.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Exposure apparatus, exposure method and storage medium

An exposure apparatus includes: a stage on which a substrate is placed; a plurality of light irradiation units configured to emit light independently of each other to different positions in a right and left direction on a surface of the substrate, so as to form a strip-like irradiation area extending from one end of the surface of the substrate to the other end of the substrate; a rotation mechanism configured to rotate the substrate placed on the stage relative to the irradiation area; a stage moving mechanism configured to move the stage relative to the irradiation area in a back and forth direction; and a control unit configured to output control signals that make said exposure apparatus perform a first step that rotates the substrate relative to the irradiation area having a first illuminance distribution such that the whole surface of the substrate is exposed, and a second step that moves the substrate in the back and forth direction relative to the irradiation area having a second illuminance distribution while rotation of the substrate is being stopped, such that the whole surface of the substrate is exposed.. .
Tokyo Electron Limited

Head-mounted display

A head-mounted display including a display unit, a detector, and a first control unit. The display unit is mountable on a head of a user and capable of providing the user with a field of view of a real space.
Sony Corporation

Head mounted display, control method thereof, and computer program

A head mounted display includes a plurality of vibrators disposed in a device main body which is attached to a head and includes a display unit that displays an image, and a control unit that individually controls the plurality of vibrators.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation

Optoelectronic component

An optoelectronic component including an optical waveguide integrated into a plane of the component. The optical waveguide configured to guide optical radiation in the plane.
Technische Universität Berlin

Device with a pumping device for testing the operational capability of a gas guide element of a gas-measuring system

A device (1) includes a pumping device (7) and a control unit (70) and is configured to test the operational capability of a gas guide element (3) in a gas-measuring system (11) that includes a gas sensor (5). The control unit (70) carries out steps with two operating states including delivering a test gas (91) by the pumping device (7) through the gas guide element (3) to a remote measuring location (80) and is subsequently delivered from the measuring location (80) to the gas sensor (5).
Drägerwerk Ag & Co. Kgaa

Testing device for testing a gas guide element

A testing device (1) is configured for testing a gas guide element (3). A control unit (70) carries out a sequence of steps with two operating states.
Drägerwerk Ag & Co. Kgaa

Apparatus and methods that use magnetic induction spectroscopy to monitor tissue fluid content

There is provided an apparatus for using magnetic induction spectroscopy, mis, to determine a measure of the fluid content of a tissue sample of a subject, the apparatus comprising a first excitation coil that is to be placed near to the tissue sample for inducing a current in the tissue sample; a reference coil; a second excitation coil that is arranged close to the reference coil and that is for inducing a current in the reference coil; and a control unit that is configured to apply an alternating current to the first excitation coil and the second excitation coil; obtain a measure of the current induced in the tissue sample; and determine a measure of the fluid content of the tissue sample from the measure of the current induced in the tissue sample.. .

Microscope device and image acquisition method

A microscope apparatus (1a) includes a biological sample table (11) that supports the biological sample (b), an objective lens (12) disposed to face the biological sample table (11), a laser light source (13) that outputs light with which the biological sample (b) is irradiated via the objective lens (12), a shape measurement unit (20) that acquires a surface shape of the biological sample (b), a control unit (40) that generates aberration correction hologram data for correcting an aberration caused by the surface shape of the biological sample (b) on the basis of information acquired in the shape measurement unit (20), a first spatial light modulator (33) to which a hologram based on the aberration correction hologram data is presented and that modulates the light output from the laser light source (31), and a photodetector (37) that detects an intensity of light to be detected (l2) generated in the biological sample (b). Thus, a microscope apparatus and an image acquisition method capable of suppressing a decrease in condensing intensity of irradiation light inside a biological sample and spreading of a condensing shape are realized..
Hamamatsu Photonics K.k.

Method for automatically checking an installation of a cooking appliance, cooking appliance and network

A method for automatically checking an installation of a cooking appliance that exchanges data with at least one control unit at least intermittently, in which at least one enable signal or blocking signal is produced as a function of installation data of the cooking appliance, where payment for the installation is enabled on production of the enable signal or is blocked on production of the blocking signal. A cooking appliance for performing such a method and a network having such cooking appliances..
Rational Ag

Method and device for performing a test run on a test stand

To make the handling of a tire model for controlling a test run on a test bench simpler and more flexible and thus more practicable, it is provided that at least one longitudinal velocity of a tire is calculated in a first simulation unit with a first simulation model, and the longitudinal velocity is provided to a second simulation unit, and a longitudinal force and/or a rolling resistance torque of the tire are calculated with a second simulation model in the second simulation unit on the basis of the longitudinal velocity, and said longitudinal force and/or rolling resistance torque are used to calculate at least one target dyno value for a drive control unit of a load machine of the test bench.. .
Avl List Gmbh

Temperature probe for domestic oven and domestic oven using such probe

A temperature probe is configured to be used in a domestic oven and comprises a sensing portion for inserting into food during cooking and a cable for coupling the sensing portion to a control unit of the oven. The cable is semi-rigid so that it is configured for self-supporting the sensing portion of the probe..
Whirlpool Corporation

Air conditioning machine

An air conditioning machine is provided by which a refrigerant collected into an outdoor heat exchanger can be suppressed from counter-flowing through a discharge hole of a compressor toward a side of an indoor heat exchanger in a refrigerant circuit after an end of a pump down operation. The air conditioning machine includes a refrigerant circuit, a refrigerant leakage sensing unit that senses leakage of the flammable refrigerant from the refrigerant circuit, and a pump down operation control unit that carries out the pump down operation for accumulating the flammable refrigerant in the outdoor heat exchanger in the refrigerant circuit when the refrigerant leakage sensing unit senses the leakage of the flammable refrigerant.
Daikin Industries, Ltd.

Valve, and control method

A field of pneumatically-actuated regulator valves, and more specifically a regulator valve for regulating a flow of gas from an upstream duct to a downstream duct. The regulator valve has a passage to enable the upstream duct to communicate with the downstream duct, a movable member arranged to vary a flow section of the passage, and an actuator with an internal chamber in communication with an exhaust duct and an admission duct to connect to the upstream duct, the actuator being arranged to move the movable member.
Arianegroup Sas

Inline sticky turbocharger component diagnostic device and system and using the same

A number of variations may include a product including an inline diagnostic device connected to a control status line at a position between an electronic control unit (ecu) and a turbocharger component actuator, the inline diagnostic device being constructed and arranged to intercept data being transmitted from the actuator to the ecu, and to process the data intercepted from the actuator to determine whether the components are binding or sticking, and to transmit a signal indicating that the components are binding or sticking. .
Borgwarner Inc.

Method for operating a reagent dosing system, device for carrying out the method, control unit program, and control unit program product

A method for operating a reagent dosing system (12), in which at least one dosing valve (14) doses a reagent upstream of at least one scr catalytic converter (16) which is arranged in an exhaust-gas duct of an internal combustion engine (10), in which method the reagent, which is stored in a tank (28), is heated by means of a heater (30), and in which method a cavity (44) in the region of the heater (30) is detected on the basis of the evaluation of a characteristic variable of a measure of the heating current (32). The approach according to the invention is characterized in that, in the event of a cavity (44) being detected, a notification signal (52) is provided..
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Model predictive control for multi-can selective catalytic reduction system

Disclosed are model predictive control (mpc) systems, methods for using such mpc systems, and motor vehicles with selective catalytic reduction (scr) employing mpc control. An scr-regulating mpc control system is disclosed that includes an nox sensor for detecting nitrogen oxide (nox) input received by the scr system, catalyst nox sensors for detecting nox output for two scr catalysts, and catalyst nh3 sensors for detecting ammonia (nh3) slip for each scr catalyst.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Window glass lifting device for vehicle, and vehicle

A vehicle window glass lifting device includes a drive mechanism arranged on a vehicle door to vertically move a window glass, a control unit for controlling the drive mechanism, and a camera for capturing an image of a detection line provided on a vehicle interior side of the window glass, the detection line being along at least a part of an outer edge of the window glass in a state that the door and the window glass are closed. The control unit includes a detection means to detect a blocked state in which at least a part of the detection line is blocked by a foreign object, and a pinching prevention means that causes the drive mechanism to conduct a pinch prevention operation for preventing pinching by the window glass when the blocked state is detected by the detection means while the window glass is moved by the drive mechanism..
Mitsuba Corporation

Wheel loader

A wheel loader includes a vehicular body, a work implement, a front wheel, and a control unit. The work implement is disposed in front of the vehicular body.
Komatsu Ltd.

Copper process device with explosion-proof function and copper process explosion-proof method

A copper process device with an explosion-proof function and a copper process explosion-proof method, the copper process device including a reaction chamber, a container provided below the reaction chamber for containing a solution for etching, a liquid inlet tube, a reflux tube, a temperature control unit, an automatic control unit and a pump on the liquid inlet tube. The reaction chamber is provided with a spray component for spraying the solution to a substrate therein, the liquid inlet tube is used for deliver the solution from the container to the spray component.
Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Safety management system for aircraft

The safety management system for a flying object performing flight control by changing, at a motor controller, a power feeding amount to each drive unit based on an instruction from a main control unit includes an authentication information storage unit which records registered identification information for performing operator authentication, authentication accepting means which accepts an input of input identification information, operator authentication means which performs operator authentication of an operator of the flying object based on the input identification information and the registered identification information, and a safety managing unit connected between a power source of the flying object and the motor controller of the flying object, wherein the safety managing unit includes switching means which switches an electrical connection state between the motor controller and the power source based on the result of the operator authentication.. .

Passenger-carrying rotorcraft with fixed-wings for generating lift

A passenger-carrying rotorcraft with fixed-wings for generating lift utilizes an occupiable structural body, a control unit, a plurality of lift-generating rotors, a portable power source, and a bi-wing structure. The rotorcraft configured with fixed-wings results in an energy-efficient aircraft capable of vertical takeoff and landing.

Electric power steering system

An electric power steering system includes a mechanical linkage, first and second wheels, an electric motor, first and second speed sensors, and an electronic control unit. The linkage includes a steering column and a rack operatively engaged to the steering column.
Steering Solutions Ip Holding Corporation

Vehicle system and vehicle

A vehicle system includes a warning device and at least one electronic control unit. The at least one electronic control unit is configured to present a light stimulus to a driver, and determine whether the driver is facing forward, determine whether the driver holds a steering wheel, and cause the warning device to perform a first warning when it is determined that the driver is not facing forward while the light stimulus is being presented.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Vehicle control system, vehicle control method, and vehicle control program

A vehicle control system includes: a travel assist control unit that performs an event which relates to a travel assist control of a vehicle; an interface unit that accepts an operation of an occupant of the vehicle and displays an image; and an interface control unit that controls the interface unit so as to present a menu which enables a change of setting by the occupant of the vehicle in relation to an event which is being performed by the travel assist control unit.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Vehicle control unit (vcu) and operating method thereof

Disclosed are a vehicle control unit (vcu) and an operation method thereof that calculate a speed variation of a vehicle based on input information, predict an average speed of the vehicle based on the calculated speed variation, generate a first speed profile based on the predicted average speed, and generate a second speed profile by applying speed noise information to the first speed profile.. .
North Carolina State University

Vehicle control system

In a steer by wire and idle stop vehicle, idle stop conditions for invoking an idle stop operation include that the traveling speed of the vehicle has fallen below a first value (10 km/h). When the vehicle speed is lower than the first value but higher than a second value (5 km/h), a steering actuator control unit 44 executes a position keep control whereby a steering motor 29 is electrically braked, and a reaction force actuator control unit 43 operates a reaction force motor 26 as a dynamic brake.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Vehicle speed control system

A vehicle speed control system for a vehicle having a plurality of wheels, the vehicle speed control system comprising one or more electronic control units configured to carry out a method that includes applying torque to at least one of the plurality of wheels, detecting a slip event between any one or more of the wheels and the ground over which the vehicle is travelling when the vehicle is in motion and providing a slip detection output signal in the event thereof. The method carried out by the one or more electronic control units further includes receiving a user input of a target speed at which the vehicle is intended to travel and maintaining the vehicle at the target speed independently of the slip detection output signal by adjusting the amount of torque applied to the at least one of the plurality of wheels..
Jaguar Land Rover Limited

Method for operating a hybrid vehicle and hybrid vehicle

A hybrid vehicle has a drive comprising an internal combustion engine, has an energy converter comprising an electric machine that can be operated for recuperation purposes, and has a control unit that is operatively connected to an operating element, to the drive and to the energy converter. The hybrid vehicle glides when the drive is not in the propulsion mode of operation and with an electric motor operated in a recuperation intensity stage in a first drive state.
Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft

Vehicle and control vehicle

An electronic control unit suppresses gear shifting more significantly in a second travel mode than in a first travel mode. Accordingly, frequent gear shifting of an automatic transmission in the second travel mode is suppressed, and superior ride quality is obtained.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Vehicle control method and vehicle control device

A vehicle control device is provided with a friction clutch for engaging and disengaging a motor/generator and a drive wheel, a mechanical oil pump driven by the motor/generator to supply hydraulic oil pressure to the friction clutch, an electric oil pump driven by an electric motor to supply hydraulic oil pressure to the friction clutch, and a control unit. The control unit stops a motor/generator when a vehicle stops; maintains a release of a friction clutch when slack in the stroke is eliminated by the hydraulic oil pressure from the electric oil pump; raises a rotational speed of the motor/generator toward a target rotational speed upon a request to cancel stoppage of the motor/generator; and restricts the torque to be less than the motor generator torque at which the target rotational rate can be maintained when the rotational rate of the motor/generator is raised toward the target rotational rate..
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

Mid-engine extended range electric vehicle

A mid-engine extended range electric vehicle includes a vehicle body, a turbo shaft engine, a battery pack, an electric generator, a vehicle control unit, drive motors, a gas controller, a battery controller, a gas storage tank and an intake box. Wherein the vehicle body includes a main body, bottom structure thereof forms frames of the vehicle; the engine is arranged on the frames between front and rear axles and near to the rear axle; an output shaft axis of the engine is located on a symmetry plane of the vehicle body, and an air inlet thereof faces tail of the vehicle; the intake box is communicated with the air inlet and is communicated with intake grilles on a covering piece of the vehicle body via pipelines.
Technologies' Xanadu Of Resonatory-solar-systemed Co., Ltd.

Air conditioner for vehicle

A vehicle air conditioner includes an air-heating switching portion that switches between a first air-heating mode of heating ventilation air by a heating heat exchanger and a second air-heating mode of heating the ventilation air by a condenser. The vehicle air conditioner includes a heat-exchange adjustment portion that adjusts an amount of heat exchange between the high-pressure refrigerant and the ventilation air in the condenser, and a heat-exchange control unit that controls the heat-exchange adjustment portion.
Denso Corporation

Method and device for coupling a motor vehicle to a trailer

A method for coupling a motor vehicle having a trailer coupling to a coupling element of a trailer with at least partially automatic actuation of the motor vehicle based on data acquired by a surroundings sensor system, for example a surroundings sensor system of the motor vehicle is disclosed. A controlled change in level is carried out at an at least one axle by an air suspension system of the motor vehicle based on the acquired data.
Continental Teves Ag & Co. Ohg

Printing apparatus and control printing apparatus

A printer includes a detection unit configured to detect an error, a storage unit configured to store in itself error information corresponding to the error, a communication unit configured to communicate with an external apparatus, a printing unit configured to perform printing on a printing medium, and a control unit.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation

Printing apparatus, controlling same, and storage medium

A printing apparatus includes a discharge unit that discharges ink onto a print medium based on print data, a power transmission unit that to wirelessly supplies power to the discharge unit for discharging the ink, and a control unit that controls the power to be supplied by the power transmission unit based on the print data.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

3d printer using linear laser source

The present invention provides a 3d printer using a linear laser source, the 3d printer including: a vat disposed at a lower portion inside a frame and configured to contain liquid photocurable resin therein; a bed configured to be vertically movable in the vat and to support an object; a bed-carrying unit configured to move the bed vertically; a light emission unit configured to cure the liquid photocurable resin in the vat to form the object by radiating a laser beam to the liquid photocurable resin in the vat; a light emission unit-carrying unit configured to move the light emission unit in the longitudinal direction of the vat; and a control unit configured to control operation of the light emission unit, the light emission unit-carrying unit, and the bed-carrying unit, wherein the light emission unit linearly emits a laser beam in the width direction of the vat.. .
Sindoh Co., Ltd.

Water resistant wearable medical device

A wearable medical device includes a water-resistant/waterproof housing configured to be continuously or nearly continuously worn by a patient and formed from a water-resistant/waterproof material, and configured to prevent ingress of water in a wet environment; a plurality of ecg sensing electrodes configured to be removably coupled to the patient and to monitor an ecg of the patient; a plurality of therapy electrodes configured to be removably coupled to the patient and to deliver at least one therapeutic pulse to the patient; and a control unit disposed within the water-resistant/waterproof housing and configured to be electrically coupled to the plurality of ecg sensing electrodes and the plurality of therapy electrodes, the control unit configured to receive the monitored ecg of the patient, and responsive to detection of a cardiac arrhythmia, provide the at least one therapeutic pulse to the patient via the at least one therapy electrode.. .
Zoll Medical Corporation

Bi-ventricular implantable medical device

A biventricular (biv) implantable cardiac stimulator contains a stimulation control unit, one or more stimulation units, an impedance measurement unit and an impedance evaluation unit. The stimulation control unit is operatively connected to one or more stimulation units to control delivery of stimulation pulses by the one or more stimulation units.
Biotronik Se & Co. Kg

Aortopulmoary electrical stimulator-pressure transducer

In an embodiment herein, an aortopulmonary stimulation device is provided including a first electrode for placement on or in the aorta, and a second electrode for placement on or in the pulmonary artery. The embodiment includes a control unit associated with the first and second electrodes for delivering electrical stimulation to the first and second electrodes, wherein the stimulation is delivered to both the first electrode and the second electrode, or to the first electrode or the second electrode to reduce afterload..

Extracorporeal blood treatment apparatus

An extracorporeal blood treatment apparatus is provided comprising a filtration unit (2) connected to a blood circuit (17) and to a dialysate circuit (32), a preparation device (9) for preparing and regulating the composition of the dialysis fluid; a control unit (12) is configured for setting a sodium concentration value for the dialysis fluid in the dialysis supply line (8) at a set point; the setting of the sodium concentration includes the sub-step of calculating the sodium concentration value as an algebraic sum of a main contribution term based on the blood plasma conductivity and of an adjustment contribution term based on a concentration of at least a substance in the dialysis fluid chosen in the group including bicarbonate, potassium, acetate, lactate, citrate, magnesium, calcium, sulphate, and phosphate.. .
Gambro Lundia Ab

Therapeutic mixture comprising an herbal compound

Disclosed is a method of preparing a therapeutic mixture including an herbal compound. Further, the method may include selecting, using a first selector unit, a cyclodextrin compound.

Wearable vibratory stimulation device and operational method thereof

The present disclosure provides a wearable vibratory stimulation device and an operational method thereof, the wearable vibratory stimulation device including: a data storing unit configured to store a protocol of vibratory stimulation; a vibrating unit configured to generate vibratory stimulation having a predetermined amplitude and frequency based on the protocol; a measuring unit configured to measure the amplitude and frequency of vibratory stimulation generated from the vibrating unit; and a control unit configured to control the vibrating unit and the measuring unit, wherein the control unit controls the vibrating unit by a comparison between vibratory stimulation based on the protocol and vibratory stimulation generated from the vibrating unit.. .
Korea Institute Of Science And Technology

Walking aid device

Provided is a walking aid device capable of easily offering walking training by aiding the oscillation of the user's pelvis. The walking aid device comprises a drive part which supports each of at least two or more locations of the user's lumbar region, and applies external force independently to each of the supported locations; a gait recognition unit which recognizes the user's gait; and a control unit which sets the user's ideal walking motion pattern based on a recognition result of the gait recognition unit, and controls the external force applied by the drive part to each of the locations of the lumbar region so that the user's pelvis position within the lumbar region will oscillate to match the walking motion pattern..
University Of Tsukuba

Health-care device

A health-care device for supporting a human body rested on a carrier includes an air-permeable member, a moving unit, an air regulating unit and a control unit. The air-permeable member is connected with the carrier and under the human body.

Thermal system

A thermal control unit supplies temperature controlled fluid to one or more thermal pads used to control the temperature of a patient. The thermal control unit includes a fluid outlet, fluid inlet, heat exchanger, pump, and a controller.
Stryker Corporation

Method and arrangement for electromagnetic radiation based non-invasive monitoring of a performance of an anatomic object during an operation or medical intervention

An arrangement for electromagnetic radiation based non-invasive monitoring of an anatomic object during an operation includes at least one imaging device for obtaining at least two or more images of at least one surface point on a surface of the anatomic object over at least one fraction of a characteristic movement cycle from the surface of the anatomic object. In addition the arrangement includes an output for a display device or the display device, and a control unit for determining deformation based on movements of the at least one surface point over the at least one fraction of the cycle between the at least two or more images of the surface of the heart in function of time.
Tty-saatio Sr

Microdermabrasion device with skin dome measurement to adjust vacuum setting

The invention provides a microdermabrasion device (1) comprising a vacuum system (100) and a device tip (200), wherein the vacuum system (100) is in fluid communication with a channel inlet (120) at an inlet zone (1200) of the device tip (200), wherein the vacuum system (100) is configured to apply a vacuum to the inlet zone (1200), wherein the inlet zone (1200) further comprises an sensor (400) configured to measure a skin parameter of a part of a skin in the inlet zone (1200) and to provide a corresponding sensor signal, wherein the device tip (200) further comprises a microdermabrasion zone (1240) configured to abrade a part of said skin, and wherein the microdermabrasion device (1) further comprises a control unit (500) configured to control the vacuum as function of sensor signal information derived from the sensor signal and a predetermined relation between the sensor signal information and a vacuum setting.. .
Koninkijke Philips N.v.

Ultrasound diagnostic controlling ultrasound diagnostic apparatus

An ultrasound diagnostic apparatus includes: an ultrasound probe; an imaging unit that transmits and receives an ultrasound beam to and from a subject using the ultrasound probe and converts a received signal output from the ultrasound probe into an image to generate an ultrasound image of the subject, according to set imaging conditions; a probe state determination unit that determines whether the ultrasound probe is in an aerial emission state or a contact state with the subject; and an apparatus control unit that changes the imaging conditions in a case in which the probe state determination unit determines that the ultrasound probe has been changed from the contact state with the subject to the aerial emission state and controls the imaging unit such that the ultrasound image is generated using the changed imaging conditions.. .
Fujifilm Corporation

Blood-vessel recognition system

Unnecessary emission of strong laser light is automatically prevented. Provided is a blood-vessel recognition system including: a laser-light source; a blood-vessel recognition probe that has a probe body that is inserted into a body and a laser-light emitting unit that is provided on the probe body and that emits laser light supplied from the laser-light source; an in-use-state determining unit that determines whether the blood-vessel recognition probe is in an in-use state in which the laser light emitted from the laser-light emitting unit is radiated onto living tissue in the body; and a control unit that controls the laser-light source on the basis of a determination result obtained by the in-use-state determining unit, such that the intensity of the laser light is reduced when the blood-vessel recognition probe is not in the in-use state, compared with when the blood-vessel recognition probe is in the in-use state..
Olympus Corporation

Manipulator, medical system, and medical system control method

A medical system including a manipulator having a longitudinal portion with a proximal end and a distal end; a rotation driving unit connected to the longitudinal portion for rotating the proximal end; an uneven portion disposed on an outer circumference surface in the vicinity of the distal end and being along a helix; a bendable portion disposed at the distal end; a bending driving unit bending the bendable portion; a shape sensor unit detecting a bending amount and a bending direction of the bendable portion; a rotation angle sensor unit detecting a rotation angle and a rotation direction of the longitudinal portion; and a control unit controlling operations of the rotation driving unit and the bending driving unit, wherein the distal end and the uneven portion are rotatable about the longitudinal axis following the rotation of the proximal end when the proximal end is rotated by the rotation driving unit.. .
Olympus Corporation

A pressure cooking device

A pressure cooking device (10, 100) for cooking food materials (80), comprising: a sealed cooking chamber (20) arranged to accommodate food materials (80); a steam supplying unit (30, 130) arranged to supply steam to the sealed cooking chamber (20); and a steam channel (40) arranged to interconnect the steam supplying unit (30, 130) and the sealed cooking chamber (20); wherein the pressure cooking device (10, 100) further comprises a control unit (11) adapted to control the cooking process based on the liquid water content and/or the humidity in the sealed cooking chamber (20). By virtue of this invention, the liquid water content and/or the humidity in the sealed cooking chamber (20) could be adjusted conveniently..
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Airbed pump calibration & pressure measurement

An airbed system, connectable to an air mattress chamber of an air mattress, includes: a pressure sensor, configured to obtain pressure measurements corresponding to the air mattress chamber; and a control unit, configured to operate a pump and valves of the airbed system to inflate and deflate the air mattress chamber, and to determine first and second constants corresponding to inflation of the air mattress chamber and third and fourth constants corresponding to deflation of the air mattress chamber.. .
American National Manufacturing, Inc.

Electronic cigarette, atomizer and control method thereof

An electronic cigarette, an atomizer and control method thereof are provided. The atomizer includes a housing defining a gas passage and an accommodation space communicated with the gas passage, an atomizing unit arranged in the accommodation space and configured to generate aerosol passing through the gas passage for user, a detecting unit arranged in the gas passage and configured to detect a gas flow quantity in the gas passage and a control unit electrically connected to the detecting unit and configured to adjust an atomizing quantity of the atomizer according to the gas flow quantity detected by the detecting unit..
Shenzhen First Union Technology Co., Ltd

Irrigation smart controllers with programming and firmware updating

Embodiments of the present disclosure include systems and methods for downloading and installing software updates upon an irrigation control unit (icu). Some of the disclosed embodiments include error checking and integrity verification procedures which help ensure that the new software is properly installed.
Et Water Systems, Inc.

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X-ray generating device and x-ray photography system

An x-ray generating device includes an x-ray tube, an x-ray tube drive circuit, an electron acceleration voltage generation circuit, and a control unit communicating with the drive circuit and the voltage generation circuit, the x-ray tube, the drive circuit, and the voltage generation circuit are arranged inside a storage container filled with an insulating oil, a path connecting the drive circuit and the control unit includes an optical fiber cable arranged inside the storage container, the optical fiber cable has a coating that suppresses fluctuation due to a convective flow of the insulating oil, the coating is cured by, from a resin material containing a plasticizer, a part of the plasticizer being leaching out, and the control unit is configured to facilitate leaching of the plasticizer by driving the voltage generation circuit to apply a voltage to the optical fiber cable in a state of no x-ray being generated.. .
Canon Anelva Corporation

Ultra-high efficiency led lamp driving device and driving method

Provided is an ultra-high efficiency led lamp driving device comprising: a plurality of shift switches connected to tabs between led lamps; and an led shift control unit for driving the shift switches so that lighting of the led lamps is shifted to an end terminal when a total operation threshold voltage value of the led lamp is equal to or greater than a maximum value of an input voltage, and thus, an unlighted led lamp exists. The present invention can make the power loss be zero to thereby increase the efficiency..
Ga Co., Ltd.

Cooking apparatus

Cooking apparatus (10) includes heating chamber (4), radiant heater unit (38), convection device (30), a temperature sensor, and a control unit. Radiant heater unit (38) is provided inside heating chamber (4) and radiant-heats an object to be heated.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Method and device for performing random access in wireless communication system

The present disclosure relates to a 5th generation (5g) or pre-5g system to be provided to support a higher data transfer rate after a 4g communication system such as long term evolution (lte). The present invention is for performing random access in a wireless communication system, and a base station includes a communication unit for transmitting system information including a plurality of thresholds, and a control unit for determining a random access result for each mode on the basis of a detection result on a preamble transmitted from at least one terminal..
Research & Business Foundation Sungkyunkwan University

User device, gateway device, radio base station, mobile communication system, and mobile communication method

A user device with a radio resource control unit configured to perform a process in a control plane according to radio resource control and a mobility management unit configured to perform mobility management of the user device and enable a process in a user plane is provided. The user device includes: a state control unit configured to cause the user device to transition from rrc-idle state where no communication bearer in the control plane is established, and emm-idle state where communication in the user plane is not enabled, to rrc-connected state where a communication bearer in the control plane is established and the emm-idle state; and a data transmission unit configured to transmit user data inputted into the user device, via the communication bearer in the control plane in the rrc-connected state and the emm-idle state.
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

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).
Nec Corporation

Control device, base station, terminal device, and control method

[solution] there is provided a control device including: a control unit configured to determine a base station from among a plurality of base stations on the basis of a predetermined condition, the base station causing data on an application used by a terminal device to be linked, the terminal device wirelessly communicating with the base station; and a notification unit configured to notify all base stations determined by the control unit that the data is caused to be linked.. .

Communication system, centralized control device, interference control method, and interference control program

A communication system includes a first base station device and a second base station device, each of which forms one or more cells, a terminal device to be connected to the cells, and a centralized control device. The centralized control device includes: an interference control unit configured to, in a case that interference between a cell formed by the first base station device and a cell formed by the second base station device is detected, suppress the interference by causing at least any one of the first base station device and the second base station device to change the formation of the cells and form a cell to which the terminal device is connectable based on a connection state prior to suppressing the interference in an area in which the interference has occurred..
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Electronic apparatus and selectively applying security in mobile device

A mobile device includes a display unit to display a screen to set the mobile device in a security mode and a condition as a safe zone in the security mode, a user interface to receive a user input to activate the mobile device, and a control unit to selectively apply the security mode in response to the user input when a current condition is identical to the set condition.. .

Sensible wired earphones

Sensible wired earphones are electrically connected with information equipment and contain: at least one body, a controller, and a telecommunication connector. Each of the at least one body includes a sensing unit, a micro-control unit, a casing, and a speaker.

Display device

A display device includes a display unit, an external device interface unit configured to receive an image signal from a set-top box connected to the display device, and a control unit configured to, if a broadcast channel is changed, display a broadcast image of the changed broadcast channel based on the image signal received from the set-top box, to recognize the channel number of the broadcast image by using the displayed broadcast image, and to display broadcasting information related to the recognized channel number on the display unit.. .
Lg Electronics Inc

Imaging apparatus and control method thereof

An imaging apparatus according to the present invention, includes: an imaging unit; a display unit; and a control unit configured, in a period of performing a repeated recording process to perform imaging by the imaging unit at every set interval time and record a captured image in a recording medium, to perform control such that a live-view display on the display unit is turned off and driving of the imaging unit is stopped in a case where the interval time is a specific time or longer, and such that the live-view display on the display unit is turned off, but the driving of the imaging unit is not stopped in a case where the interval time is less than the specific time.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image pickup system that provides automatic radiating direction control, image pickup apparatus, and control method therefor

An image pickup system capable of, during flash photography through automatic radiating direction control, quickly starting a next shooting operation when the automatic radiating direction control is suspended. A flash built in or removably mounted on a digital camera has a light-emitting unit that emits light and a drive control unit that changes a radiating direction of light from the light-emitting unit.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Light source control device, controlling light source, and image capture system

[solution] provided is a light source control device including: a light source control unit configured to cause a plurality of narrowband light sources including at least a red light source, a green light source, and a blue light source to emit light on a time division basis; and a light quantity setting unit configured to set an output of each of the narrowband light sources on the basis of image information that is frame-sequentially detected by a monochrome single-plate image sensor configured to capture a reflected image of a subject illuminated with light emitted from the narrowband light source.. .

Communication system, communication management method, and medium

At an actual reception counter, for example, a person in charge of reception can see appearance and belongings of a visitor, and may guess the business of the visitor before the visitor reaches the reception counter. However, in communication between communication terminals, there is a problem about usability such that contents on one side cannot be confirmed on a communication terminal on the other side before requesting communication.

Communication apparatus, communication method, and storage medium

A communication apparatus receiving data included in a content from a transmitting apparatus by using a logical connection with the transmitting apparatus includes a notifying unit configured to notify the transmitting apparatus of information regarding an amount of data that the communication apparatus permits transmission of data using the logical connection from the transmitting apparatus to the communication apparatus, a receiving unit configured to receive data included in the content transmitted from the transmitting apparatus in response to the notification performed by the notifying unit, and a control unit configured to control so as to inhibit the notification by the notifying unit until the logical connection is disconnected in a case where the amount of data not received by the receiving unit of the data included in the content is smaller than a predetermined value.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Communication apparatus, communication system, communication method, and program

A communication apparatus that transmits a challenge code on the basis of a received request signal and performs authentication of an authentication target apparatus transmitting the request signal on the basis of the challenge code and a response code generated on the basis of the challenge code includes a control unit configured to perform a predetermined fail-safe process when a request signal is received a set number of times or more from the authentication target apparatus before completion of the authentication after the transmission of the challenge code.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd

Communication system

A communication system includes a first electronic control unit configured to determine whether a reception message received from a communication bus corresponds to a communication message determined in advance to be transmitted to the communication bus by the first electronic control unit, determine whether the communication message is transmitted from the first electronic control unit to the communication bus, and output a notification signal that is a signal for causing the communication message that a second electronic control unit acquires from the communication bus to be deleted from the second electronic control unit when the first electronic control unit determines that the reception message corresponds to the communication message and determines that the communication message is not transmitted from the first electronic control unit to the communication bus.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Electronically commutated fan system

An electronically commutated fan system includes an alternating-current-to-direct-current conversion unit, an inverter unit and a control unit. The alternating-current-to-direct-current conversion unit converts an alternating-current input power source into a first direct-current power source.
Delta Electronics, Inc.

Brushless direct current motor

It is provided a brushless direct current motor having a stator that comprises a plurality of armature coils, a permanently excited rotor that can rotate with respect to the stator about an axis of rotation and comprises at least two unlike permanent magnetic poles that generate an exciter field that can be described by an exciter field vector and a control unit for controlling the armature coils so as to generate an armature field that rotates at the stator about the axis of rotation and can be described by an armature field vector. The control device is configured so as during the operation of the direct current motor to control the armature coils in such a manner that an angle is set between the armature field vector and the exciter field vector.
Brose Fahrzeugteile Gmbh & Co. Kommanditgesellschaft, Wuerzburg

Improvements in or relating to voltage source converters

A voltage source converter comprises a converter limb including first and second dc terminals for connection to a dc network. Each converter limb includes first and second limb portions which are separated by an ac terminal for connection to an ac network.
General Electric Technology Gmbh

Voltage converting device

A voltage converting device is provided between a dc power supply and a load and includes parallelly-connected first and second voltage converting circuits and a control unit. The second voltage converting circuit has a rated output greater than that of the first voltage converting circuit.
Omron Automotive Electronics Co., Ltd.

Control apparatus

A control apparatus is provided which controls a power converter including a first circuit including first-side switching elements, and a second circuit including second-side switching elements and a choke coil. The control apparatus includes a current obtainment unit which obtains a value of current flowing through the choke coil, and a control unit which, when power is supplied from the second circuit to the first circuit, keeps a first-side switching element on during a predetermined time period, before turning off at least one second-side switching element in an on state, the first-side switching element generating a reverse current in the second-side switching element to be turned off.
Denso Corporation

Control device, electronic apparatus, and contactless power transmission system

A control device, an electronic apparatus, a contactless power transmission system, and the like that can realize contactless power transmission and communication by load modulation with a simple operation sequence. A control device, on a power transmitting side in a contactless power transmission system including a power transmitting device and a power receiving device, includes: a driver control circuit that controls a power transmission driver of a power transmission unit that transmits power to the power receiving device; a control unit that controls the driver control circuit; and a communication unit that preforms communication processing with the power receiving device that transmits communication data by load modulation.
Seiko Epson Corporation

Supplying an electrical load with electrical energy from a voltage source

The invention relates to a method for supplying an electrical load with electrical energy from a voltage source, in which an electrical charge storage for storing electrical charge is supplied with a preset electrical current by means of a constant current circuit connected to a voltage source, wherein a regulated electrical potential is provided for the load by means of a linear regulator circuit connected to the charge storage, wherein the charge storage is supplied with an electrical bypass current by means of a bypass circuit in parallel with the current of the constant current circuit, wherein the bypass circuit is controlled by means of a control signal of a control unit, wherein an electrical charge storage voltage at the charge storage is captured and the control signal is provided depending on the captured charge storage voltage.. .
Osram Gmbh

Laser device

To provide a laser device for adjusting a laser output by detecting the quantity of a reflected beam propagating within an optical fiber more accurately before an optical part is damaged due to an increase in quantity of the reflected beam. A laser device comprises: at least one first photodetector that detects the quantity of a reflected beam being part of a reflected beam returning to an optical fiber of the laser device after being reflected off of a work and propagating mainly through a cladding of the optical fiber; at least one second photodetector that detects the quantity of a reflected beam being part of the reflected beam returning to the optical fiber and propagating mainly through a core of the optical fiber; a power supply unit that supplies a driving current to a laser diode; and a control unit that controls the power supply unit.
Fanuc Corporation

Voltage compensation circuit and voltage compensation method thereof, display panel, and display apparatus

Provided are voltage compensation circuit, voltage compensation method thereof, display panel and display apparatus. The voltage compensation circuit includes counting unit, voltage generation unit, compensation voltage output unit and power supply unit; the counting unit is connected with timing control unit of a display panel and the voltage generation unit, and configured to count rising edges output from the timing control unit and output corresponding control signal based on the counted number of rising edges; the voltage generation unit is connected with the compensation voltage output unit and configured to output corresponding control voltage based on the control signal output from the counting unit; the compensation voltage output unit is connected with feedback terminal and voltage output terminal of the power supply unit and low level terminal, and configured to output corresponding compensation voltage to the voltage output terminal based on the control voltage output from the voltage generation unit..
Beijing Boe Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Display panel, display device and scan driving method

A display panel, display device and scan driving method, display panel has first display area and second display area protruding from first display area, display panel includes: display unit placed in both first and second display area; second scan driving circuit corresponding to second display area, including cascaded multiple stages of shift registers, output end of each stage of shift register of second scan driving circuit being electrically connected with display unit in second display area; first scan driving circuit corresponding to first display area, including cascaded multiple stages of shift registers, output end of each stage of shift register of first scan driving circuit being electrically connected with display unit in first display area; control unit, first shift register of second scan driving circuit being cascaded with second shift register of first scan driving circuit via control unit controlling connection/disconnection between first and second shift register.. .
Xiamen Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

Drawing apparatus and drawing method

A drawing apparatus includes a laser light source unit configured to output laser light; a scanning mirror unit configured to reflect and scan the laser light; a drawing control unit configured to control an output value of the laser light of the laser light source unit based on display image data so that a display image is drawn by the laser light in a range scanned by the scanning mirror unit; and an output adjustment control unit configured to control the laser light source unit so that characteristic detection laser light for adjusting the output value is output outside a range in which the display image is drawn inside the range scanned by the scanning mirror unit. The output adjustment control unit controls the characteristic detection laser light to be output based on a display color at an end part of the display image..
Jvc Kenwood Corporation

Uav having radar-guided landing function, system and method thereof

A uav having a radar-guided landing function that helps the uav to land on a landing station is disclosed. The uav uses a gps transceiving unit's positioning, and receives a flight path from an external source through a control unit to advance toward the landing station.

Start control device and vehicle

The present disclosure relates to a start control device and method for a vehicle. The start control device for a vehicle includes: when the vehicle stops, a danger zone determining unit configured to determine a danger zone based on information about surroundings of the vehicle; a time limit setting unit configured to set a time limit for automatic start of the vehicle based on whether the vehicle is in the danger zone; and a driving control unit configured to control a start of the vehicle based on a distance between the vehicle and a preceding vehicle, where the driving control unit is configured to control the start of the vehicle based on the time limit for automatic start when the preceding vehicle starts after the vehicle stops..
Hyundai Motor Company

Automatic driving device

An automatic driving device includes a position acquisition unit configured to acquire position information on another automatically-driving vehicle and another manually-driving vehicle, a route searching unit configured to search a route, a calculation unit configured to calculate a ratio of the number of the other automatically-driving vehicles to a total number of all other vehicles on the route for each route based on the position information on the other automatically-driving vehicle and the position information on the other manually-driving vehicle when a plurality of routes is searched, a selection unit configured to select the route wherein the other automatically-driving vehicle ratio calculated by the calculation unit is highest as a route for the host vehicle to travel, and a control unit configured to control automatic driving of the host vehicle so travel along the selected route.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Detector system

The system includes an active unit, such as a detector unit, which has a processor, a network port for connection to a central control unit, and an optical data input port. The processor is arranged to enable the optical data input port on receipt of an enable signal received by the active unit from the central control unit via a network..
Tyco Fire & Security Gmbh

Sensor management device, sensor management method, and sensor management program

A sensor management device according to an embodiment of the present invention includes: a display control unit configured to perform control of displaying position screen information indicating positions of sensors; and a detection unit configured to detect a sensor, wherein when a position of the sensor detected by the detection unit is not included in the position screen information, the display control unit further performs control of displaying identification information of the sensor detected by the detection unit.. .
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.

Radio frequency emissions sensing the characterization of system operation

An rf emissions sensing system including rf sensors for transmitting/receiving rf signals to and from engine system emission control components, a control unit for collecting/processing information from the rf signals and controlling system outputs. The rf emissions sensing system includes a means and method for the characterization of the operating state and/or performance of the engine system including the use of time-based or historical rf information and system outputs, the application/monitoring of pertubations to the engine system, the comparison of system outputs to baseline/reference system outputs, the periodic activation of the engine system after shut-down, the monitoring of changes in the electric or temperature profiles of the engine system emission control components, and communication with external sources to improve the accuracy of the system outputs..
Cts Corporation

Display device and operation method therefor

According to an embodiment, a display device mounted inside a vehicle includes a first communication unit configured to be connected to a camera and receive an image of an outside of the vehicle captured by the camera; a location information acquiring unit configured to acquire location information of the vehicle; a control unit configured to determine a destination of the vehicle and control a display time point of the image received through the first communication unit on the basis of the destination of the vehicle and the acquired location information; and a display unit configured to display the image captured by the camera according to a control signal of the control unit.. .
Lg Innotek Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and controlling same

The present invention relates to a mobile terminal formed to cover a wrist. A mobile terminal according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises: a main body formed to be wearable on a wrist; a display unit arranged on the front side of the main body; an input unit, provided on the main body, for receiving user's voice; and a control unit for controlling the display unit, on the basis of voice information corresponding to the user's voice, so that screen information related to a car is associated with the voice information..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Customized integrated circuit for serial performance of smith waterman analysis

Comparisons between two nucleotide sequences can be performed by customized integrated circuitry that can implement a smith waterman analysis in series, as opposed to the parallel implementations known in the art. Series performance enables such customized integrated circuitry to take advantage of optimizations, including enveloping thresholds that demarcate between cells of a two-dimensional matrix for which nucleotide comparisons are to be performed, and cells of the two-dimensional matrix for which no such comparison need be performed, and, instead, a value of zero can simply be entered.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

System and monitoring changes in databases and websites

A system and method is described for constructing a differential web in which information including objects, numbers, or text in databases and web pages may be selected using pointing device movements. Once selected, objects may be designated to be monitored for changes, said changes being captured and made browsable on web-like constructs.
Sensoriant, Inc.

Method for controlling interrupt in inverter

Disclosed herein is a method for controlling interrupts in an inverter. If a control unit checks that an interrupt is issued in main software while an inverter is operating, the control unit analyzes the type of the interrupt.
Lsis Co,. Ltd.

Apparatus for editing objects

Disclosed herein is an apparatus for editing objects that applies some of object attributes of one or more objects to a target object as selected attributes. The apparatus for editing object attributes of an hmi object in a power system includes: a display unit configured to display one or more objects; an input unit configured to receive a selected object among one or more objects and receive from a user a selected attribute to be copied among object attributes of the selected object and a target object to which the selected attribute is to be applied; and a control unit configured to control the display unit so that the selected attribute is applied to the target object and the target object with the selected attribute applied thereto is displayed..
Lsis Co., Ltd.

Touch display panel with force sensor

A touch display panel includes a first substrate, a second substrate, a display medium layer, a transparent electrode layer, a first conductive layer, a control unit and a ground electrode layer. The display medium layer is disposed between the first and second substrates.
Au Optronics Corporation

Head mounted display

A head mounted display (hmd) according to the present invention is capable of controlling various functions on the basis of movement of a main body thereof. In addition, in order to control the various functions, the hmd can set a moving area where the main body is to be moved, and display alert information when the main body deviates from the moving area.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, an electrification device, an exposing device, developing device, and a control unit. The developing device includes a developing roller for supplying toner to the image carrier, a developing container for storing developer containing the toner, and a seal member for preventing leakage of the toner from a gap between the image carrier and the developing container.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Lighting device, projector, display system, and light source adjustment method

A lighting device includes: a first light source that supplies yellow fluorescent light; a second light source that supplies blue light; a light sensor that detects the light quantity of a blue component of combined light, in which the yellow fluorescent light and blue light have been combined, and the light quantity of a first color component that is contained in the yellow fluorescent light and that differs from the blue component; and a control unit that adjusts the luminance of the first and second light sources. The control unit acquires each of a first light quantity that is the light quantity of the first color component and a second light quantity that is the light quantity of the blue component in a first state in which the first light source is on and the second light source is off, and acquires a third light quantity..
Nec Display Solutions, Ltd.

Glass type terminal and control method therefor

The present invention provides a glass type terminal comprising: a frame formed to be fixable to a user's head; a display unit mounted on the frame and outputting visual information; an optical unit formed from at least one lens and forming an image from the visual information; a user input unit for sensing a control command for changing a operating mode; and a control unit for controlling the display unit such that the visual information changes on the basis of the change of the operating mode, and controlling the optical unit such that a focal length of the image changes according to the changed operating mode.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Radiographic image capturing apparatus and heat dissipation method

A radiographic image capturing apparatus includes: a radiation detector in which a plurality of pixels for accumulating electric charges corresponding to emitted radiation are arranged; a control unit that controls the radiation detector; a radiation emission unit that emits radiation; a housing unit in which the radiation detector and the control unit are housed and which has a heat dissipation port and a radiation detection surface irradiated with the radiation emitted from the radiation emission unit; and a support unit that supports the radiation emission unit at a position facing the radiation detection surface and has a hollow portion forming a space continuing from an inside of the housing unit through the heat dissipation port.. .
Fujifilm Corporation

Radiographic image capturing apparatus and heat diffusion method

A radiographic image capturing apparatus includes: a radiation detector in which a plurality of pixels for accumulating electric charges corresponding to emitted radiation are arranged in a two-dimensional manner; a control unit that controls the radiation detector; a radiation emission unit that emits radiation; a changing unit that integrally changes angles of the radiation detector and the control unit with respect to a predetermined direction; a heat sink in which a guiding unit for guiding an air flow in a predetermined guiding direction is provided and which dissipates heat of the control unit; and a housing unit in which the radiation detector, the control unit, and the heat sink are housed and which has a radiation detection surface irradiated with the radiation emitted from the radiation emission unit.. .
Fujifilm Corporation

Device for optically measuring the distance from a reflective target object

A device for optically measuring the distance from a reflective target object is disclosed. The device includes a beam source, a detector, a beam shaping system having an optical transmission system and an optical receiving system, and a laser beam shaping element that can be arranged in the path of the laser beam.
Hilti Aktiengesellschaft

Fault detection apparatus

A fault detection apparatus is provided, including a measurement unit that measures a first time period taken until a reflection signal reflected on a fault of a test apparatus is received after a first signal is transmitted to the test apparatus; a memory unit that includes a cad data unit having cad data of the test apparatus and a model data unit to store model data indicating a relation between the first time period and a predicted conduction distance of the first signal; a control unit that calculates a range of a test object selected in the test apparatus, calculates the predicted conduction distance from the first time period based on the model data, and specifies a position of the fault which is separated by the predicted conduction distance from the measurement unit in said range; and a display unit that displays the position of the fault.. .
Toshiba Memory Corporation

Food state measuring device, food state measuring module, and smart device including the same

Disclosed are a food state measuring device, a food state measuring module, and a smart device including the same. The food state measuring device includes an optical spectrum acquiring unit configured to image a food to acquire an optical spectrum of the food, a database configured to store natural optical spectrum information for at least one food or a component of a food, and a control unit configured to measure a state of the food by comparing the natural optical spectrum stored in the database and the optical spectrum acquired by the optical spectrum acquiring unit..

Multifunctional comprehensive testing machine for a luggage lock

The invention relates to a multifunctional comprehensive testing machine for a luggage lock. The multifunctional comprehensive testing machine includes a testing machine table and a control unit, wherein a luggage lock fixing clamp, a push button and zipper hook piece testing mechanism, an elastic zipper sheet testing mechanism and a number-changing key testing mechanism are installed on a working table top of the testing machine table; and the control unit includes a programmable logic controller (plc) arranged in the testing machine table, a touch display screen and a start-stop switch, the touch display screen and the start-stop switch being installed on the side of the machine table, and an alarm lamp being arranged on the side of the machine table..
Dongguan Jingyu Industrial Co., Ltd.

Detecting device

A device for detecting at least one thermographic image including a thermal camera sensitive to infrared radiation for acquiring the thermographic image; a protective case, inside which the thermal camera is inserted, having a window through which the thermal camera is able to acquire the thermographic image; a screen, positioned outside the protective case and movable between a first operating position at which it is superposed on the window to protect it from environmental disturbances and a second operating position wherein it is shifted from the window, allowing the thermal camera to acquire the thermographic image; a pneumatic system for supplying air inside the protective case having an inlet outside the protective case; a computerised command and control unit; the pneumatic system includes means for adjusting and distributing the air operating inside the protective case and in communication with the external inlet controlled by the computerised command and control unit.. .
Total Thermal Vision S.r.l.

Measuring instrument and surveying system

The invention provides a measuring instrument, which comprises an image pickup unit for acquiring an image of a range including an object to be measured, a distance measuring unit for two-dimensionally scanning a predetermined range in synchronization with an image acquisition and for measuring, an arithmetic control unit and an attitude detecting unit for detecting a tilt angle of the image pickup unit with respect to a horizontality, wherein the arithmetic control unit associates a measurement result and a detection result of the attitude detecting unit with each pixel on a scanning locus corresponding to an acquired image.. .
Topcon Corporation

Air-conditioning control system

In order to create a desired air-conditioned space by reducing influences to adjacent spaces and sending proper air-conditioning air to the target space, the air-conditioning control system is provided with: a first temperature setting unit to set a preset temperature for an air-conditioning target space which is among spaces under or between two indoor units adjacent to each other, the air-conditioning target space having been requested a change in the preset temperature by a user, the indoor units each including multiple blowout openings; a second temperature setting unit to set a preset temperature of an adjacent air-conditioning space adjacent to the air-conditioning target space; a first air-conditioning air control unit to determine a first blowout opening from among the multiple blowout openings for realizing the preset temperature set by the first temperature setting unit, to control temperature, airflow volume, and a blowout wind direction of the air-conditioning air sent out from the first blowout opening, and a second air-conditioning air control unit to determine a second blowout opening for realizing the preset temperature set by the second temperature setting unit, to control temperature, airflow volume, and a blowout wind direction of the air-conditioning air sent out from the second blowout opening.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Water hammer prevention system using operation state analysis algorithm

A water hammer prevention system using an operation state analysis algorithm to prevents water hammer. Data is measured in real time by a pressure sensor and a water level sensor are transmitted to a control unit and stored in a database.
Smtech Co., Ltd

Wind turbine rotor blade

A rotor blade of a wind power installation, comprising an inner section in which the rotor blade is fastened on a rotor hub, and an outer section, which is connected to the rotor blade and comprises a rotor blade tip. The rotor blade has at least partially a flat back profile having a truncated rear edge in the inner section, and at least one control unit for controlling the wake is provided on the rotor blade on the flat back profile..
Wobben Properties Gmbh

Method for diagnosis of a tank ventilation valve

A method for diagnosis of a tank ventilation valve in a tank ventilation system for an internal combustion engine of a motor vehicle includes actuating a tank ventilation valve via a control unit, and checking the functionality of the tank ventilation valve in a manner dependent on a pressure oscillation measured by the pressure sensor. The tank ventilation system includes a filter having a first feed line from a fuel tank, a second feed line with a connection to a surrounding atmosphere, and a third feed line to a tank ventilation valve, wherein the tank ventilation valve has a connection to two different introduction points at an intake pipe, wherein the connection has a first line system and a second line system, wherein the tank ventilation system further includes at least one pressure sensor installed in the second line system between tank ventilation valve and intake pipe..
Dr. Ing. H.c. F. Porsche Aktiengesellschaft

Method for controlling a motor vehicle door lock

The invention relates to a method for controlling a motor vehicle door lock, wherein a control unit (40) is provided. After actuating the inner door handle (30) by means of a control unit, the switch positions of the switch (25, 31, 33, 34, 38, 39) are queried, and depending on the position of the locking mechanism sensor, the drive (26) is activated or deactivated..
Kiekert Ag

Device and controlling work machine

The amount of work of a work machine (11) is estimated using fuzzy logic based on the amount of operation of control units (l1) to (l4) which operate a hydraulic swing motor (16m) and cylinders (21c) to (23c). A setting signal, which sets the rotational speed of an engine (19) based on the estimated amount of work, is set using the fuzzy logic.
Caterpillar Sarl

Control system for work vehicle, control method thereof, and controlling work vehicle

A control system for a work vehicle includes a position determination unit which determines a position of loading on a loaded vehicle based on a state of loading on the loaded vehicle, a display, and a representation control unit which has the display show loading guidance corresponding to the position of loading determined by the position determination unit for a laterally viewed loaded vehicle.. .
Komatsu Ltd.

Wheel loader

A wheel loader includes a work implement, an obtaining unit, and a control unit. The work implement includes a bucket.
Komatsu Ltd.

Nucleic acid sequencing system

A nucleic acid sequencing system is provided, including a base provided with a clamping platform, a reagent storage unit, a fluid control unit, a mobile platform and a total reflection microscope thereon; the clamping platform being provided with a gene sequencing chip thereon; the reagent storage unit being configured to store a gene sequencing reagent, the fluid control unit being configured to pump the gene sequencing reagent from the reagent storage unit to the gene sequencing chip, the mobile platform being configured to drive the clamping platform to move toward or away from the total reflection microscope; and the total reflection microscope being configured to detect a gene sequence of a sample in the gene sequencing chip.. .
Direct Genomics Co., Ltd.

Method, elevator control unit and elevator for moving an elevator car to landing floor in case of event related to main electrical power supply of the elevator

A method and an elevator for moving an elevator car to a landing floor in case of a predefined event related to a main electrical power supply of an elevator are disclosed. The method includes charging energy from the main electrical power supply into an external electrical energy storage prior to detecting the predefined event related to the main electrical power supply, controlling an operation of an electric motor for moving the elevator car with an electrical drive to decelerate the elevator car and to produce regenerative electrical energy, selectively utilizing said energy charged from the main electrical power supply into the external electrical energy storage and said produced regenerative electrical energy to maintain an elevator brake in deactivated state..
Kone Corporation

System for filling containers, having a transport device

The present invention relates to a filling system for filling containers, such as cans, in the beverage-processing industry, comprising at least one filling station connected to a product storage container, a transport device by means of which containers are conveyed to the filling station, and a container feeding means that feeds containers to the transport device in layers, the transport device having arranged thereon a counter capable of determining the number of containers in the transport device, characterized in that a control unit is provided, which controls the container feeding means depending on the product amount available in the product storage container and on the number of containers in the transport device. The invention also relates to a corresponding method..
Krones Ag

Packaging installation and operating a packaging installation

Packaging installation having at least two packaging devices. Each packaging device has an input belt and an output belt.
Sig Technology Ag

System and forming a custom-sized package

A method and an apparatus (10) for realising a box (9) starting from a cardboard band (7) for packing a plurality of articles (100) with the box (9), wherein the plurality of articles (100) is contained in a reusable crate (1), the first internal wall (4) of which is positioned such as to minimise the volume of the chamber (5) containing the plurality of articles (100). The apparatus comprises: detecting means (11) arranged so as to detect data on the volume occupied by the plurality of articles (100); cutting means (12) for cutting a cardboard band (7) and obtaining a portion of cardboard band (8) in a flat configuration; a control unit which receives the data from the detecting means (11) and which commands the cutting means (12); movement means (13) for moving the bottom wall (2) of the crate (1); positioning means (14) for reciprocally positioning the portion of cardboard band (8) and the crate (1) such that the portion of cardboard band (8) can receive the plurality of articles (100); folding means (15) for folding the portion of cardboard band (8) in a flat configuration so as to form a box (9)..

Device for managing the mechanical energy of an aircraft, with a force application system on a control lever, related aircraft and process

A device for managing the mechanical energy of an aircraft, with a force application system on a control lever, includes a support defining a guide; a moving control lever for controlling varying a mechanical energy variation of the aircraft, mounted moving through the guide; and at least one position sensor detecting the position of the moving lever in the guide, configured to create position information for the position of the moving lever in the guide intended to be sent to a flight control unit of the aircraft. The device also includes an active force applicator for applying a force on the moving lever, configured to generate a force applied on the moving lever.
Dassault Aviation

Device for managing the mechanical energy of an aircraft, having an energy management auxiliary system, related aircraft and process

A device for managing the mechanical energy of an aircraft, having an energy management auxiliary system, includes a support defining a guide, a centralized control lever for varying the energy of the aircraft, at least one position sensor detecting the position of the centralized control lever in the guide. The position sensor is configured to create position information for the position of the centralized control lever in the guide intended to be sent to a flight control unit of the aircraft.
Dassault Aviation

System for suctioning a fluid as well as a vehicle having such a system

A system for suctioning fluid is disclosed. In a cabin monument, a vacuum source and a vacuum interface unit is provided.
Airbus Operations Gmbh

Automatic tilting vehicle

An automatic tilting vehicle includes left and right wheels rotatably supported by carriers, a vehicle tilting device, and a control unit. The vehicle tilting device includes a swing member swinging about a swing axis, an actuator that swings the swing member, a pair of tie rods pivotally connected to the swing member and the carriers.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Hybrid vehicle

A hybrid vehicle includes an engine; a generator that generates a counter-electromotive force; a motor; a first inverter for the generator; a second inverter for the motor; a step-up converter that steps up an electric power of a first voltage system electric power line and supplies the electric power to a second voltage system electric power line; and a smoothing capacitor of the second voltage system electric power line. In a case where the hybrid vehicle travels by driving the engine in a state in which the stepping up by the step-up converter and an operation of the first inverter are stopped when an abnormality occurs in a voltage sensor, when an electronic control unit determines that there is an indication that the voltage of the capacitor will rise, the first inverter is controlled to cause three phases of the first inverter to be in an on state..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Control vehicle and control vehicle

A control apparatus for a vehicle is provided. The vehicle includes an engine, a first electric motor, a rotary member, and a rotation lock mechanism.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Hybrid vehicle

A hybrid vehicle includes: an engine, a first motor generator configured to generate electric power using power of the engine; a second mg connected to driving wheels; a power storage device electrically connected to the first mg and the second mg; and an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to execute pre-change control of changing an amount of power stored in the power storage device in advance before the hybrid vehicle enters a control target section on a scheduled traveling route and ev priority control of suppressing activation of the engine more when the hybrid vehicle travels in a specific area than when the hybrid vehicle travels in an area other than the specific area.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Stop control device

A stop control device includes: a stop intention detection unit 170 that detects a stop intention of a driver; an unable-to-drive state detection unit 172 that detects that the driver is in an unable-to-drive state; a stop control unit 176 that performs automatic stop control in which a vehicle is decelerated and stopped, based on whether the stop intention is detected by the stop intention detection unit and/or whether the unable-to-drive state is detected by the unable-to-drive state detection unit; and a state display unit 174 that shows, on a display 144, information on whether it has been determined to activate the automatic stop control, a state of the control, and/or whether it has been determined to cancel the control.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Conveyance seat unit

A conveyance seat unit lessens a neck load applied to an occupant based on body shape, sex, or the like of the occupant when a rear load acts on a conveyance. The conveyance seat unit includes: a seat having a support portion that supports the occupant from behind; a state adjustment mechanism configured to adjust a state of a neck load adjustment portion, of the support portion, that affects the neck load applied to the occupant when the rear load acts on the conveyance; and an electronic control unit (ecu) that controls the state adjustment mechanism.
Ts Tech Co., Ltd.

Vehicle

A vehicle includes: a driving seat; a pair of doors; a seat moving mechanism configured to move the driving seat between a driving state and a receiving state, the driving seat in the driving state being positioned at a vehicle width direction center and facing a vehicle front, and the receiving state satisfying at least one condition of: the driving seat being positioned closer to one door of the pair of doors than in the driving state or the driving seat facing further toward the one door than in the driving state; a detection unit configured to detect a portable device in a detection area in a vicinity of the vehicle and outside a passenger compartment; and a seat control unit that controls the seat moving mechanism so as to move the driving seat into the receiving state.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Battery system for vehicle and control method thereof

In a case where high-rate deterioration of a secondary battery progresses before execution of external charging by a charging device, an electronic control unit (ecu) executes an soc adjustment process of adjusting an soc of the secondary battery such that the soc falls within a predetermined range. The predetermined range is a range where an expansion-contraction change of a negative electrode of the secondary battery along with charge and discharge of the secondary battery is small as compared with a case where the soc is out of the predetermined range.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Method for charging a battery having a plurality of battery cells

A battery management system for a motor vehicle is disclosed. The system includes at least one battery having multiple battery cells, an automotive electronic control unit including a device for sensing battery quantities, where the battery quantities are the battery terminal current, the battery terminal voltage and a measured or estimated battery or battery box temperature, the battery terminal current, the battery terminal voltage, the measured or estimated battery or battery box temperature, and an automotive alternator supplying a regulation voltage, where the automotive electronic control unit is adapted to drive the battery through a charging cycle, in which a certain charge voltage and/or a certain charge current is supplied to the battery to charge the battery, and the automotive electronic control unit is adapted to control the regulation voltage based upon the sensed battery quantities to supply the certain charge voltage and/or the certain charge current to the battery..
Daimler Ag

Automated climate control system

A control unit for a climate control system for a vehicle, comprising; a monitoring module arranged to monitor at least one demand representative of an environmental parameter change within the vehicle and/or at least one active user input relating to an environmental parameter within the vehicle; a storage means storing a control policy for configuring at least one climate control element; a feedback module configured to receive the at least one demand from the monitoring module and to receive a simulated control policy from a simulation module; wherein the feedback module is configured to update the control policy, based on the simulated control policy, in response to receiving the at least one demand; and an implementation module for controlling said at least one climate control element in accordance with said control policy.. .
Jaguar Land Rover Limited

Interior ventilation system for a motor vehicle

An interior ventilation system for a motor vehicle includes an air measurement chamber, into which outdoor air of the motor vehicle can be fed via an outside air supply line and vehicle interior air of the motor vehicle can be fed via an inside air supply line, air quality sensors for measuring a harmful-substance content in air located in the air measurement chamber, and a measurement air control unit, which is designed to selectively supply outdoor air and/or vehicle interior air to the air measurement chamber. A motor vehicle includes such an interior ventilation system..
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft

Vehicle suspension system

A vehicle suspension system (3) is provided that allows attention eliciting information such as rumble strips, bumps and road markers to be conveyed to the vehicle operator substantially without detracting from the performance of the vehicle suspension system. A control unit (10) determines if a prescribed warning condition exists according to vehicle information and/or road surface information acquired by an information acquiring unit, and performs a warning control including an extending and retracting movement of the actuator interposed between an sprung member (8) and an unsprung member (9) of the vehicle at a prescribed frequency when the warning condition is determined..
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Wheel position detection device and tire-pressure detection system equipped with same

A wheel position detection device includes: a transmitter in each wheel of a vehicle having a first control unit for transmitting a frame with id and an acceleration sensor; and a receiver on a vehicle body, including a second control unit for registering the id in association with the wheel. The first control unit detects a wheel speed, and stores data of the acceleration sensor in the frame.
Denso Corporation

Apparatus for producing a three-dimensional work piece with process temperature control

An apparatus (10) for producing a three-dimensional work piece (12) comprises a process chamber (14) accommodating a carrier (16) for receiving a raw material powder (18) and an irradiation device (20) for selectively irradiating electromagnetic or particle radiation onto the raw material powder (18) applied onto the carrier (16) in order to produce the work piece (12) from said raw material powder (18) by an additive layer construction method, the irradiation device (20) comprising at least one radiation source (22, 24) and at least one optical unit (26, 32) with a plurality of optical elements (28, 34). A heat transfer arrangement (38) is configured to transfer heat generated by a heat source (40) to the at least one optical unit (26, 32) of the irradiation device (20).
Slm Solutions Group Ag

Chain saw

An operator operates a throttle lever and by maximizing the extent of said operation, the drive state is initiated, and the crank shaft rotation rate r increases and reaches the maximal value (rc) thereof. Subsequently, the operator operates the dressing operation lever so as to be in a second state at elapsed time (t0) while keeping the extent of the throttle lever operation maximized.
Hitachi Koki Co., Ltd.

Improvements relating to equipment for the manufacture of articles made of light alloy or similar

An apparatus for manufacturing items of light alloy or similar comprises a mould (10) that includes two half-moulds (12, 14), lower and upper, able to be coupled together. The lower half-mould (12) defines a moulding cavity (20) adjacent to a supply duct (16) of liquid metal that passes through it up to an introduction passage (18) of the liquid metal in the moulding cavity (20).
Alustrategy S.r.l.

Coating surfaces by a dod application method

Provided is a method of coating at least an area of a surface by a drop-on-demand (dod) method, comprising the steps of providing a dod dispensing head (1) with at least two individually controllable nozzles (2) arranged in a row, which is moved by a robotic device, applying a movement to the dod dispensing head parallel while maintaining a distance between the nozzles (2) and the surface, wherein the movement comprises a rotation of the dispensing head around an axis perpendicular to the surface, dispensing discrete amounts of a the liquid coating material through the at least one nozzle onto the surface, wherein firing of the at least 2 nozzles is triggered non-synchronously by a control unit.. .

Apparatus for a mass production of monodisperse biodegradeable polymer-based microspheres and a multi-channel forming device incorporatable therein

Provided is an apparatus for a mass production of microspheres and a multichannel forming device incorporatable therein. The apparatus comprises a multi-channel microsphere forming unit, a first source material reservoir containing the first source material and in fluid communication with the plurality of first microchannels, a second source material reservoir containing the second source material and in fluid communication with the plurality of second microchannels, a flow control unit configured to supply a first gas to the first source material reservoir at a first source material flow rate and to supply a second gas to a second source material reservoir at a second source material flow rate and a product reservoir for accommodating the microspheres formed from the multi-channel forming unit..
Inventage Lab, Inc.

Inductive vehicle

An inductively powered toy vehicle and an associated track with inductive charging segment. The vehicle may include a secondary coil, a drive motor, an electrical power storage device connected between said secondary coil and said drive motor, and a wireless communications unit.

Server device, control server device, game system, and computer-readable recording medium

A server device and the like that can make a whole game and sns more active by promoting the movement of players between groups to enhance the mobility of game participants. A server device comprises: an information storage unit for storing information of a game in which a plurality of players are able to participate and which includes a battle event; and a control unit for accessing the information and executing an operation related to the game.
Gree, Inc.

Inner ear therapy device and operating inner ear therapy device

An inner ear therapy device includes a magnetic field generation unit configured to generate a magnetic field toward the inner ear of a user, multiple light sources configured to irradiate multiple lights having different wavelengths toward the inner ear, and a control unit configured to control operations of the magnetic field generation unit and the multiple light sources.. .
Yonsei University Wonju Industry-academic Cooperation Foundation

System for ventilating patients

A system (1) for ventilating patients includes a gas passage unit (2), which has a first inlet opening (6) with a fluid-communicating connection to a pressurized gas source (12, 13) and an outlet opening (9) connected to the first inlet opening (6) in a manner. A patient interface (3), for ventilation, includes an interface inlet opening (10).
Drägerwerk Ag & Co. Kgaa

Monitoring the degradation of a component of a patient interface device

A pressure support system for delivering a flow of breathing gas to a patient includes a pressure generating base unit including a gas flow generator and a controller, a patient interface device for delivering the flow of breathing gas to the airway of the patient, and a degradation monitor apparatus including a control unit and an indicator apparatus. The controller is structured to generate data indicative of a degradation metric based on use of the pressure support system and to communicate the data indicative of the degradation metric to the degradation monitor apparatus.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Massage system including massage machine

A massage system includes a massage machine that has a treatment unit for treating the treatment target person, a control unit for controlling the treatment unit, a voice input unit, and a voice output unit, and a server that is connected to the massage machine via a communication network. The massage machine transmits voice information of the treatment target person which is input from the voice input unit, to the server via the communication network.
Family Inada Co., Ltd.

Method for controlling an artificial knee joint

A method for controlling an artificial knee joint comprising an upper part and a lower part pivotally connected to each other, a resistance unit arranged between the upper part and the lower part and having an adjusting device to adjust the damping resistance, a control unit, the adjustment taking place on the basis of sensor data from at least one sensor. During the swing phase at least one of the knee angle (ka), the knee angle velocity (kav), the knee angle acceleration (kaa), the lower limb angle, the lower limb velocity, the lower limb acceleration, the ankle moment (am) and the axial force (af) is sensed, the curve of the parameter is determined and the damping resistance is changed when, after an extreme value of the parameter is reached, the monotonic behavior of the curve of the parameter changes within the swing phase..
Otto Bock Healthcare Products Gmbh

Electromagnetic device tracking

The present invention relates to electromagnetic tracking of medical devices. In order to provide improved tracking of medical devices, a wireless readout unit (10) for an electromagnetic tracking system of medical devices is provided.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Device for supply of heat to body tissue

A device for supply of heat to body tissue, comprising heating means and a first temperature transducer which is insertable in the body tissue, the heating means being connected with an energy supply unit governed by a control unit via a catheter for treatment which is insertable in a body cavity and said first temperature transducer being operatively connected to the control unit. The control unit is operatively connected with memory means for storage of data corresponding to the survival of cells as a function of cell temperature.
Prostalund Ab

Closing openings in anatomical tissue

A device for closing at least one opening leading to an anatomical cavity is delivered via a catheter positioned in a first opening leading to the anatomical cavity. An orientation control unit is positioned within the anatomical cavity.
Kardium Inc.

Apparatus, producing x-ray images

A mobile x-ray apparatus for medical examination includes an apparatus for producing x-ray images having a digital radiography detector positioned at a first spatial position, an x-ray tube assembly positionable at a second spatial position relative to the first spatial position, sensor(s) for providing the first spatial position and/or the second spatial position, a control unit for receiving the first and/or the second spatial position(s) from the at least one sensor and for controlling the first or second spatial position for alignment of the x-ray tube assembly with the detector based on the first and second spatial positions, a drive wheel, a base, optionally an elevating column, and a telescopic arm which is rotatable into a direction perpendicular to a driving direction of the base. The apparatus is controllable to drive along a patient table and/or the x-ray tube assembly is height adjustable in front of a wall stand, for alignment..
Solutions For Tomorrow Ab

Information processing device and information processing method

Provided is an information processing device including: a sensor control unit configured to control a light emission intensity of a light source included in a pulse wave sensor on the basis of a state of a user who is a detection target of the pulse wave sensor.. .
Sony Corporation

Vital monitoring device, system, and method

The present disclosure generally relates to a portable vital monitoring system and a method for monitoring an individual's vitals using a portable vital monitoring system. The portable vital monitoring system includes a stand-alone portable vital monitoring device that allows the individual to detect or measure the individual's vitals.
Avidcor, Inc.

Endoscope system

An endoscope system includes: an insertion part having a bending part; an observation unit; an operation unit configured to operate the bending part; a driving mechanism configured to generate a driving force used to drive the bending part; a control unit configured to control the driving mechanism; and a display unit configured to display a visual field image acquired by the observation unit, wherein the control unit has a normal mode and a lock-on mode as control modes, and the control unit is configured to stop an automatic driving of the bending part temporarily and allow the operation unit to perform a resetting of an interested position when an output from the operation unit exceeds a predetermined threshold value, and resume the automatic driving on the basis of the updated interested position when an output from the operation unit satisfies a predetermined termination condition during the lock-on mode.. .
Olympus Corporation

Cooking vessel for an oven cavity of a cooking oven

The present invention relates to a cooking vessel (30) arrangeable or arranged inside an oven cavity (12) of a cooking oven (10). The cooking vessel (30) is provided for receiving food stuff (40) being prepared by a steam cooking process.
Electrolux Appliances Aktiebolag

Underwater mobile body and non-transitory computer readable medium

An underwater mobile body includes: a movement control unit that controls movement underwater; a detection unit that moves underwater under the control of the movement control unit and that detects a position of a fish; and a guidance unit that guides the fish based on the position of the fish detected by the detection unit.. .
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

Communication service operating method and electronic device supporting the same

A main electronic device includes a communication module configured to establish a communication channel based on a first communication network. The main electronic device also includes a first network communication module configured to establish a network communication channel based on a second communication network.
Koppe Royalty B.v.

Mobile terminal and manufacturing heat spreader module

There is disclosed a mobile terminal including a display panel, a frame comprising a front surface where the display panel is disposed, a rear case coupled to one surface of the frame, to form an electric/electronic control unit there between the frame and the rear case, a heat spreader module provided between the display panel and the frame, wherein the heat spreader module includes a metallic plate in contact with the display panel, a heat spreading material layer disposed on a rear surface of the metallic plate and an adhesive layer disposed between the heat spreading material layer and the metallic plate to bond the metallic plate and the heat spreading material layer with each other. Even when the frame is partially eliminated, the mobile terminal may support the display panel and securing the heat spreading performance simultaneously, using the heat spreader module having a preset rigidity..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Case structure for electronic control device

Depending on the orientation by which a breathing filter is mounted in a vehicle, water can accumulate in the breathing filter, and prevent the pressure difference between the space inside a case and the outside air from being adjusted; therefore, the vehicular layout is limited. Also, because the filter is formed in the center of the case, electronic parts cannot be installed on substrates on the upper and lower surfaces of the filter, meaning that the substrate size and the case size will increase.
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd.

Lighting device

A lighting device includes light emitting element groups (hsb) including a light emitting element group (hs2) that emits light when being applied with a voltage (vh2), and a light emitting element group (hs12) that emits light when being applied with a voltage (vh12) higher than vh2, the light emitting element groups (hsb) emitting light when being applied with a voltage equal to or higher than a voltage (vha); an ic1 including a light emission control unit (hc1) arranged to cause light emission of a light emitting element group (hs) if a voltage (vk) is higher than vha, and to stop the light emission if vk is lower than the same; and an ic2 including a light emission control unit (hc2) arranged to cause light emission of a group (hsa) if vk is higher than vha, and to turn off the group (hsa) if vk is lower than the same.. .
Rohm Co., Ltd.

Constant-current constant-voltage (cccv) control unit power supply

A power supply including: an ac input power connector; an ac-dc converter circuit coupled to the ac input power connector; a constant-current constant-voltage control unit configured to receive dc power from the ac-dc converter circuit; a light emitting diode (led) lamp unit configured to receive power from the constant-current constant-voltage control unit; and a capacitor coupled in parallel with the led lamp unit.. .
Gardenia Industrial Limited

User apparatus, base station, and gap configuration method

A user apparatus is provided. The user apparatus performs communications with a base station in a mobile communication system in which at least two carriers with different ttis are used.
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Base station, user equipment and broadcast information transmission and reception method

Techniques for receiving repeatedly transmitted broadcast information appropriately are disclosed. One aspect of the present invention relates to a base station including a communication control unit configured to control radio communication with user equipment and a broadcast information transmission unit configured to transmit broadcast information, wherein the broadcast information transmission unit includes scheduling information for second system information in first system information and broadcasts the second system information in accordance with the scheduling information..
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Mobile terminal and controlling the same (as amended)

The present invention relates to a mobile terminal and a method for controlling the same. The mobile terminal comprises: a short-range communication module; a touch screen including an indicator area for indicating a state of the terminal; and a control unit.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Apparatus and adaptive block filtering of target slice

Provided is an image processing apparatus including: area determination unit configured to determine whether or not an area of a control block functioning as control unit for filtering of an image includes a processing-target slice area of a plurality of slices formed in a frame of an encoded image; control information creation unit configured to create filter control information representing whether or not the filtering is performed for the area of the control block including a processing-target slice for each area of the control block including the processing-target slice when the area determination unit determines that the area of the control block includes the area of the processing-target slice; and filter unit configured to perform filtering for the image based on the filter control information created by the control information creation unit.. .
Sony Corporation

Display device

A display device includes: a projection unit configured to emit light depending on a first picture signal, the first picture signal including three primary color signals; a transmissive liquid crystal panel configured to modulate the light emitted from the projection unit, depending on a second picture signal, the second picture signal including three primary color signals; a polarizing plate configured to emit light, the light being included in the light emitted from the transmissive liquid crystal panel and having a predetermined polarizing direction; a screen; and a display control unit configured to generate the first picture signal and the second picture signal from an input picture signal, and generate a synchronization signal for synchronizing the first picture signal and the second picture signal, in which the screen is disposed at a position on which the light emitted from the projection unit focuses.. .
Jvc Kenwood Corporation

Information processing device, information processing method, and terminal device

[solution] provided is an information processing device, including: a camera that captures a real space; a communication unit that communicates with a terminal device used by a remote user; a streaming control unit that streams a first video captured by the camera from the communication unit to the terminal device if the information processing device itself is selected by the remote user from among a plurality of devices that capture the real space; and a display that displays a user image of the remote user while the first video is being streamed to the terminal device.. .

Image display device for vehicle and image display program for vehicle

An image display device for a vehicle, the device includes an imaging unit capturing images of a periphery of a vehicle; first display unit displaying captured images by the imaging unit; second display unit; detecting unit detecting brightness of the periphery of the vehicle; and a control unit configured to carry out display control, in a case in which brightness that is greater than or equal to a predetermined luminance raising threshold value is detected by the detecting unit, so as to simultaneously raise respective luminances of the first display unit and the second display unit, and to carry out display control, in a case in which brightness that is less than a predetermined luminance lowering threshold value, which is less than or equal to the luminance raising threshold value, is detected, so as to simultaneously lower the respective luminances of the first display unit and the second display unit.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Display control apparatus, program, and display control method

There is provided a display control apparatus including: a display control unit configured to cause a display apparatus to display a live preview image generated based on image data obtained through an image sensor, and one or more processed images generated using respective image processing conditions based on one of the image data which has been obtained at some time point; and a determination unit configured to determine whether or not a predetermined user operation has been recognized. If it is determined that the predetermined user operation has been recognized, the display control unit updates the one or more processed images to be displayed..
Sony Corporation

Portable eye tracking device

A portable eye tracker device is disclosed which includes a frame, at least one optics holding member, and a control unit. The frame may be adapted for wearing by a user.
Tobii Ab

Image forming apparatus, image forming system, management apparatus, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium that stores program

An image forming apparatus used for an image forming system that outputs a job in a plurality of image forming apparatuses in a distributed manner, the image forming apparatus including: a communication unit that communicates with other image forming apparatuses; and a control unit that controls the communication and a distributed output of the job and includes state information on the plurality of the image forming apparatuses. The control unit determines, according to the states of each of the image forming apparatuses, the image forming apparatus for printing of a reference test chart on a transfer medium, the test chart being used as a reference for an image formation adjustment in each of the image forming apparatuses..
Konica Minolta, Inc.

Image processing apparatus generating print data, print system including image processing apparatus and printing apparatus printing based on print data, calibration control method in print system, and storage medium storing calibration control program

A print system that is capable of performing calibration of the print system that includes a printing apparatus and an image processing apparatus that supplies image data to the printing apparatus appropriately. The printing apparatus controls execution of first calibration.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and setting detour path in wideband high frequency wireless system using centralized mac protocol

Provided is a method and apparatus for setting a detour path in a wideband high frequency wireless system using a centralized media access control (mac) protocol. Here, in a wireless system using the centralized mac protocol where a time synchronization and a band allocation may be performed by a single central control unit, when a signal blockage occurs while a data communication is being performed via a direct path between a source device and a destination device, the detour path may be quickly provided..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Controller area network message authentication

Method and apparatus are disclosed for controller area network message authentication. An example disclosed vehicle includes a data bus and a first control unit communicatively coupled to the data bus.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Integrated circuit for controlling radio communication

Provided is a radio communication device which can prevent interference between srs and pucch when the pucch transmission bandwidth fluctuates and suppress degradation of cqi estimation accuracy by the band where no srs is transmitted. The device includes: an srs code generation unit (201) which generates an srs (sounding reference signal) for measuring uplink line data channel quality; an srs arrangement unit (202) which frequency-multiplexes the srs on the sr transmission band and arranges it; and an srs arrangement control unit (208) which controls srs frequency multiplex so as to be uniform in frequency without modifying the bandwidth of one srs multiplex unit in accordance with the fluctuation of the reference signal transmission bandwidth according to the srs arrangement information transmitted from the base station and furthermore controls the transmission interval of the frequency-multiplexed srs..
Panasonic Corporation

Systems and methods for packet segmentation in standalone small cell

A radio head includes a standalone small cell configured to receive a plurality of ip packets over a series of sequential sub-frames, and generate a bandwidth report for each of the plurality of received ip packets. The radio head further includes a radio link control unit configured to sum a received bandwidth report with segmentation induced noise for each of the plurality of received ip packets, and an adaptive filter configured to apply a filter weight to each of the series of sequential sub-frames.
Cable Television Laboratories, Inc

Electronic apparatus and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium

Provided is an electronic apparatus that prevents leakage of confidential documents and the like that are stored in a storage device. When there is writing of power-supply-mode-switch-request information that is included in a write request from a user-authenticated portable terminal to an nfc tag, a system-control unit instructs a power-supply-control unit to switch to a normal mode based on the power-supply-mode-switch-request information, and when the portable terminal is separated from the nfc tag, instructs the power-supply-control unit to return to the power-supply mode before the instruction..
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Synchronous motor control device, compressor drive system, and air conditioner

A synchronous motor control device includes a voltage detector, a current detector, an inverter main circuit, and an inverter control unit. The inverter control unit includes: a phase current reproduction unit that reproduces a direct current into phase currents flowing to a permanent magnet synchronous motor; a current coordinate transformation unit that transforms the reproduced phase current into current on a control coordinate axis of a rotating coordinate system; a current control unit that calculates a voltage command value of the permanent magnet synchronous motor in such a manner that the current on the control coordinate axis equals a specific value; and a limiter unit that limits the value of the voltage command value..
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Motor driving system and motor operation recovering method

A motor driving system is configured for driving a motor, which is under an inertial rotation status without being driven, to stably rotate from an original speed to a target speed. The motor driving system includes a sensing unit, a control unit and a driving unit.
Delta Electronics, Inc.

Multi-stage power converter and control method thereof

A multi-stage power converter includes a first-stage power conversion circuit, a second-stage power conversion circuit, a second-stage analogic sampler, a pulse width modulator, a first isolator, a pulse width analyzer and a control unit. The second-stage analogic sampler samples power parameter from the second-stage power conversion circuit.
Delta Electronics, Inc.

Power supply apparatus and controlling power supply apparatus

A power supply apparatus of the present invention has a power factor correction circuit that corrects a power factor; a voltage converter connected to a secondary side of the power factor correction circuit; a power control unit that outputs a first signal for turning the power factor correction circuit on, and outputs a second signal for turning the voltage converter on; and a signal output unit that, in accordance with having being inputted with the first signal and the second signal, outputs a signal for turning the voltage converter on.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus for preventing over-discharge of battery

An apparatus for preventing a battery from being over-discharged according to the present invention includes: a latch relay which connects or disconnects the load of the vehicle; a voltage measuring circuit which measures a voltage of the auxiliary battery for every predetermined period when a ignition of the vehicle is off, and compares the measured voltage of the auxiliary battery with one or more over-discharge reference values that serve as references for determining whether the auxiliary battery is over-discharged; and a control unit which turns off the latch relay when the voltage of the auxiliary battery is equal to or less than the over-discharge reference value as a result of the comparison by the voltage measuring circuit, in which the voltage measuring circuit outputs an enable signal for operating the control unit when the voltage of the auxiliary battery is equal to or less than the over-discharge reference value.. .
Hyundai Autron Co., Ltd.

Method of controlling frequency of power system

Disclosed is a method of controlling frequency of a power system by which a frequency of a power system is regulated using high-speed charging and discharging characteristics of a plurality of energy storage systems (esss) and a battery state of charge (soc), the method including: an operation of comparing, by a control unit, first time information and second time information and performing an exit control mode when the first time information (before_exit_time) is equal to or less than the second time information (after_exit_time); an operation of determining, the control unit, an output amount for each ess for discharging batteries using a battery discharging amount determining function (exit_control_output( ) function) when a first parameter value (d_time) preset in the exit control mode is a positive value greater than zero and the second time information (after_exit_time) is equal to or less than a second parameter value (clear_time); and an operation of discharging, by the control unit, batteries until the frequency is out of a normal range, when an allocated amount of output for each ess is calculated.. .
Korea Electric Power Corporation

Power management transfer system and method

A method and system for supplying electric power to a plurality of priority loads from either a utility power source or a secondary power source, such as a generator. A control unit monitors the power draw by each of a plurality of priority loads and base loads during the supply of electric power from the utility power source.
Briggs & Stratton Corporation

Medical device

A medical apparatus is provided that includes an implantable element, in particular a heart pump, and a control unit for the implantable element, which control unit is connected to the implantable element by means of a first connection. The problem of arranging an antenna of a radio module on the control unit expediently and favourably is solved in that the control unit is configured for arrangement outside the patient's body and has a predetermined orientation relative to the patient's body and has a radio module, wherein an antenna of the radio module is arranged in such a way that the region in which the patient's body is intended to be positioned, as considered from the control unit, is shielded from the antenna at least in part by electromagnetically shielding, in particular electrically conductive parts of the control unit or housing thereof..
Berlin Heart Gmbh

Three-axis pedestal having motion platform and piggy back assemblies

An antenna system includes a first drive assembly configured to rotate a vertical support assembly relative to a base assembly about a first axis, a second drive assembly configured to pivot a level frame assembly relative to the vertical support assembly about a second axis, and a third drive assembly configured to pivot an elevation frame assembly relative to the level frame assembly about a third axis. The antenna system additionally includes a primary antenna and a secondary antenna affixed relative to the level frame assembly and a control unit configured for: selecting operation of a selected one of the primary and secondary antennas, determining a position of the elevation frame assembly based upon sensed motion about said the first, second, and third axes, and controlling one or more of the first, second, and third drive assemblies to alter the position the selected one of the primary and secondary antennas..
Sea Tel, Inc. (d/b/a Cobham Satcom)

Vibrating device and tactile sense presenting device

A tactile sense presenting device that includes a control unit, a driving unit, and a vibrating device. The vibrating device includes a diaphragm, a piezoelectric film that is bridged over the diaphragm and stretches and contracts in a planar direction, and spacers that are provided in a gap portion, in which the piezoelectric film and the diaphragm face each other, and are fixed to the diaphragm..
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Transfer apparatus, processing apparatus, and transfer method

A frame unit is transferred from a cassette to a predetermined position. The frame unit has a platelike workpiece, a tape attached to the workpiece, and a ring frame supporting a peripheral portion of the tape.
Disco Corporation

Method of and operating a device by members of a group

A method of operating a device by controlling the device based on input received from group members, uses a sensor unit for monitoring each group member for detecting an instruction provided by a group member. The instruction includes a visual or audible instruction.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Circuit and reading a memory cell of a non-volatile memory device

A circuit for reading a memory cell of a non-volatile memory device provided with a memory array with cells arranged in wordlines and bitlines, among which a first bitline, associated to the memory cell, and a second bitline, has: a first circuit branch associated to the first bitline and a second circuit branch associated to the second bitline, each with a local node, coupled to which is a first dividing capacitor, and a global node, coupled to which is a second dividing capacitor; a decoder stage for coupling the local node to the first or second bitlines and coupling the global node to the local node; and a differential comparator stage supplies an output signal indicative of the datum stored; and a control unit for controlling the decoder stage, the coupling stage, and the differential comparator stage for generation of the output signal.. .
Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.

Semiconductor memory device and operating method thereof

Various embodiments of the invention relate generally to an electronic device, and more particularly, to a semiconductor memory device and an operating method thereof. A semiconductor memory device including a plurality of memory cells using an optimal input buffer reference voltage may include at least one input buffer receiving data to be stored in the plurality of memory cells and an input buffer reference voltage control unit setting one of a plurality of internal voltages having different voltage levels as a reference voltage of the at least one input buffer in response to a control signal..
Sk Hynix Inc.

In-vehicle speech recognition device and in-vehicle equipment

A speech recognition unit recognizes speech within a preset period. A determination unit determines whether the number of utterers in a vehicle is singular or plural.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Light-emitting control signal generation circuit, driving method, and display device thereof

A light-emitting control signal generation circuit, a driving method thereof, and a display device are provided. The light-emitting control signal generation circuit includes a first control unit, a second control unit, and an output unit.
Shanghai Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

Sensor-equipped display device, control device, and control method

A sensor-equipped display device is provided in which respective periods of time for the driving for display and the driving for detecting an object are ensured, while the mutual interference therebetween is suppressed. The sensor-equipped display device includes a scanning driving unit (4) that repeats a scanning operation of sequentially selecting a plurality of display scanning lines (g) in a first direction, and a data driving unit (5) that applies voltages to a plurality of data lines (s).
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Flight range-restricting unmanned aerial vehicles

A flight range-restricting system is configured to control a flight range of an unmanned aerial vehicle (uav). The flight range-restricting system includes a database including a uav capabilities storage area that stores uav capabilities data indicative of technical specifications of the uav, and a restricted airspace storage area that stores restricted airspace data indicative of a restricted airspace.
The Boeing Company

System for automatically linking a radio remote control with an industrial truck and an associated method

A system for automatically linking a radio remote control to an industrial truck comprises at least three transmitting and receiving units disposed in a predetermined spatial arrangement relative to each other in the industrial truck. The at least three transmitting and receiving units are configured to transmit search signals and receive response signals.
Jungheinrich Aktiengesellschaft

Automatic beverage dispensing machine with improved human-machine interface

An automatic beverage dispensing machine (1) provided with: a controller (2); a human-machine interface module—hmi (4), for acquiring the selection made by a user of recipes for the preparation of beverages; and an actuator module (6), to cause the dispensing of a beverage into a receptacle (25), prepared according to a recipe selected via the human-machine interface module (4). The human-machine interface module is provided with: a display unit (10); and a control unit (12), to cause the display of a graphical user interface—gui (22), and to cause the display, in an area (22c) of the gui, of a recipe time bar (34) having a number of portions (35), each associated with a respective ingredient and with a respective preparation step of the recipe.
N&w Global Vending S.p.a.

Electronic apparatus, external apparatus and controlling the same

An electronic apparatus includes a locking unit to selectively lock a physical connection with an external apparatus and a control unit to control an operation mode of the electronic apparatus, according to a connection state with the external apparatus, in which the control unit controls the locking unit to lock the connection with the external apparatus, when the electronic apparatus is in an operation mode of using a graphic processing unit of the external apparatus.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Electronic commerce transaction authentication based on a vehicle travel route data

A device and method in a vehicle control unit for providing electronic commerce transaction authentication are provided. Upon receiving an electronic commerce transaction request relating to a transaction source, the vehicle control unit authenticates the transaction source against a vehicle travel route parameter by comparing the source location data with the vehicle travel route parameter.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Vehicle control system, vehicle control method, and vehicle control program

A vehicle control system includes an output unit configured to output information to the outside of a vehicle, an in-vehicle status acquisition unit configured to acquire a status inside the vehicle, and a control unit configured to cause the output unit to output information as to whether or not it is possible to ride in the vehicle on the basis of in-vehicle information acquired by the in-vehicle status acquisition unit.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd

Software features licensing and activation procedure

A computer system for providing software over a network includes: a computer system for providing software over a network is provided. The system includes: a control unit configured to reside at a site, the control unit including a control unit identification (id) that uniquely identifies the control unit to the network; a copy of the software, the software including sets of features; a license generator configured to create a features activation file containing the control unit id and identifying at least one set of features to be activated by the control unit; a computer configured to download the features activation file to the control unit; and, the control unit configured for activating one of the sets of features according to the features activation file.
Corning Optical Communications Wireless Ltd

Information processing apparatus capable of backing up and restoring key for data encryption and controlling the same

An information processing apparatus includes a storage device configured to store data, an encryption chip configured to store an encryption key therein, a nonvolatile memory configured to store a backup encryption key, and a control unit configured to confirm whether the data stored in the storage device has been correctly decrypted by using the encryption key, and when the data has not been correctly decrypted, restore the backup encryption key to the encryption chip, and when the data has been correctly decrypted, back up the backup encryption key, which is a backup of the encryption key, stored in the encryption chip into the nonvolatile memory.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing device and data structure

An information processing device of an embodiment has an input unit, a storage unit, a read control unit, and a write control unit. A read request and a write request are input to the input unit.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Information processing apparatus, part generating and using method, and program

There is provided an information processing apparatus including a part generation unit configured to generate a part that is suitable for a predetermined application and that includes at least a portion of any photo and is displayed on a display screen at a time of execution of the application, and an application control unit configured to control the execution of the application and at least display the part on the display screen during the execution of the application.. .
Sony Corporation

Tactile-sensation-reproducing apparatus

A tactile-sensation-reproducing apparatus includes input devices. In each of the input devices, two first operation members and one second operation member project from the case.
Alps Electric Co., Ltd.

Cascaded power-over-ethernet system

A power-over-ethernet (poe) device for use in a poe system is described. The poe device comprising a first poe port for connecting the device to an upstream poe device or a central control unit, a second poe port for connecting the device to a downstream device or poe device and a control unit for controlling data and/or power communication between the first and second poe port.
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.

Constant-voltage generating apparatus and measuring apparatus

A constant-voltage generating apparatus including a plurality of constant-voltage circuits connected in series is provided. Each of the constant-voltage circuits has a positive-side power supply node, a negative-side power supply node, and a control unit that controls voltage between the positive-side power supply node and the negative-side power supply node to be constant voltage.
Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and control method therefor

The present invention relates to a mobile terminal and a control method thereof. The mobile terminal according to the present invention comprises: a camera; a wireless communication unit for communicating with an external mobile photographing device; a display unit for outputting a preview image captured by the camera and detecting a touch input for designating a photographing region to be photographed by the mobile photographing device; and a control unit for controlling the wireless communication unit such that photographing guide information calculated on the basis of the photographing region is transmitted to the mobile photographing device on the basis of applying the touch input for designating the photographing region to the preview image and a preview image captured by the mobile photographing device according to the photographing guide information is received, and controlling the display unit such that the preview image captured by the mobile photographing device is outputted..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Improved correcting a trajectory in a personal movement assistance device equipped with sensors

Some embodiments are directed to a method for correcting a movement trajectory in a movement assistance device of a person equipped with at least one sensor device and a control unit, the method including the steps of measuring a distance between said at least one sensor and an obstacle, a separation of a coordinate system representing pairs of values of translational speeds and rotational speeds into two half-planes, by at least one separating limit of the coordinate system, into a travel exclusion zone and a permissible travel space, a definition of a second rotational speed and a second translational speed by the projection of a command point into the delimited permissible space.. .
Institut National Des Sciences Appliquees De Rennes (insa Rennes)

Vehicle control device

A vehicle control device is equipped with a merging point detection unit adapted to detect a merging point during a congested state on a planned travel route of a host vehicle, an entry space searching unit adapted to search for an entry space for the host vehicle within a merging destination lane, a countermeasure control unit adapted to perform a countermeasure control to contend with merging into the merging destination lane while continuing to automatically drive the host vehicle, in the event that a search result is obtained which indicates that an entry space does not exist.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus according to an embodiment includes an image forming unit, a heating unit, a fan, a guide, and a control unit. The image forming unit forms an image on a recording medium.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Image forming apparatus, control method thereof, and storage medium

An image forming apparatus that performs printing on a printing medium by an electrophotographic method in accordance with input image data, including: a printing unit having at least: a development counter that forms a toner image on a photoconductor drum; and a plurality of supply members that store a predetermined amount of toner and supply toner to the development counter; and a control unit configured to control the printing unit, and the printing unit has a replenishment unit configured to replenish the plurality of supply members with toner, and an amount of toner with which each of the plurality of supply members is replenished is determined in accordance with a video count value indicating a density of the input image data, the video count value being corrected based on information on a printing position to be applied to the input image data.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Discharge lamp driver, light source, projector, and driving discharge lamp

A discharge lamp driver includes a discharge lamp drive unit, a control unit, and a voltage detection part. When an inter-electrode voltage is smaller than a first predetermined value, the control unit controls the discharge lamp drive unit to provide a mixed period in which a first period and a second period are alternately repeated and a third period alternately including a first direct-current period and a second direct-current period.
Seiko Epson Corporation

Radiation imaging apparatus and control method thereof

A radiation imaging apparatus that includes a plurality of sensors, a readout unit and a control unit, wherein the control unit performs a first control of reading out signals from sensors after radiation irradiation is started, and a second control of outputting a control signal to end the radiation irradiation when a calculated value calculated based on an output of the readout unit in the first control reaches a reference value, and the control unit, in the first control, reads out the signals from the sensors by changing a signal amplification ratio of the readout unit such that a value of an output of the readout unit is not saturated, and, in the second control, calculates the calculated value by accumulating the output of the readout unit in consideration of the signal amplification ratio.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Laser light-source apparatus and laser pulse light generating method

A laser light-source apparatus includes a control unit configured to perform control in such a manner that a seed light source is driven in a pulse oscillation mode of oscillating pulse light based on gain switching in an output permitted state where output of pulse light from the apparatus is permitted, and is driven in a continuous oscillation mode of oscillating continuous light in an output stopped state in which the output of the pulse light from the apparatus is stopped, with power of excitation light for a solid state amplifier maintained, and adjusts power of laser light input to the solid state amplifier from the seed light source in the continuous oscillation mode in such a manner that the solid state amplifier outputs light with substantially same average power in the output stopped state and in the output permitted state.. .
Spectronix Corporation

Semiconductor device

A semiconductor device includes an external terminal, a switching output stage that performs switching drive of a terminal voltage at the external terminal, an output control unit arranged to generate a drive signal for the switching output stage according to an input pulse signal, a counter arranged to count the number of pulses of the input pulse signal so as to generate a mask signal, a logical gate arranged to mask the input pulse signal according to the mask signal, and a comparator arranged to compare the terminal voltage with a predetermined threshold value voltage so as to generate a reset signal of the counter.. .
Rohm Co., Ltd.

Electronic arrangement in a motor vehicle

An electronic arrangement in a motor vehicle, in which at least one sensor is connected to a first electronic control unit by a current interface for transmitting signals and/or for supplying power. A connection of the current interface to at least one supply potential is provided via a second electronic control unit..
Continental Teves Ag & Co. Ohg

Method for installing a counterweight on a shaft, and a device for this purpose

A balancing device for installing a counterweight in a specified shaft balancing region paired with a balancing plane includes a securing device which can be controlled via a control unit. The securing device has a first and a second receiving area for a counterweight or the shaft at a free end.
Schenck Rotec Gmbh

Temperature sensing device capable of automatically switching mode and method thereof

The present disclosure illustrates a temperature sensing device capable of automatically switching mode, and a method thereof. The temperature sensing device includes a control unit configured to determine that the temperature sensing device is to enter or leave from a first mode or a second mode; a power supply unit configured to provide power required by the temperature sensing device; a power circuit including the power supply unit and is electrically connected to the control unit for power supply.
Avita Corporation

Temperature sensing device capable of automatically switching mode and method thereof

The present disclosure illustrates a temperature sensing device capable of automatically switching mode, and a method thereof. The temperature sensing device includes a control unit configured to determine that the temperature sensing device is to enter or leave from a first mode or a second mode; a power supply unit configured to provide power required by the temperature sensing device; a power circuit including the power supply unit and is electrically connected to the control unit for power supply.
Avita Corporation

Method and orientation of inertial measurement unit

A method and apparatus for orientation of an inertial measurement unit is provided wherein an inertial measurement unit in the form of an automated trim tab control unit may be re-oriented to coincide with the orientation of a vessel allowing it to be installed in any orientation on the vessel. The control unit may have one or more sensors, including at least one accelerometer, at least one gyroscope, and at least one magnetometer.
Bennett Marine, Inc.

Information display device, information display method, and information display program

An information display device includes: an automatic driving control unit configured to perform automatic driving, the automatic driving including at least road-tracking automatic driving in which a vehicle travels automatically while maintaining a traveling lane or a traveling road without setting a destination; and a display control unit configured to display at least one of a distance and a traveling time from a position of the vehicle to a branch point of the traveling road in which the vehicle travels or a point at which the road-tracking automatic driving ends on a display unit when the road-tracking automatic driving is performed by the automatic driving control unit.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd

Information display device, information display method, and information display program

An information display device includes a display unit that displays a point guidance image in which information relevant to event points included in a route to a destination is arranged in an order from a current position to the destination, and a display control unit that reduces information relevant to the event points when automatic driving for automatically controlling at least one of acceleration and deceleration, and steering of the vehicle is executed, as compared with a case in which the automatic driving is not executed.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd

Glove for incapacitating an individual

Disclosed is the glove worn by a user for incapacitating an individual. The glove includes a housing configured to cover palm and fingers of the user, the housing having a palm side layer for covering the front part of the hand and a backside layer for covering the back part of the hand; a circuit control unit configured on the backside layer having an anesthesia electrical wave generator for generating anesthesia electrical wave for incapacitating the individual; a power source configured on the palm side layer to power the circuit control unit; wherein the palm side layer having a first cutting resistance layer to protect the user's hand from foreign particles; a flexible electrode layer configured on at least one portion of the first cutting resistance layer to transfer the generated anesthesia electrical wave received from the anesthesia electrical wave generator to the individual; a pressure sensor configured beneath the cutting resistance layer to activate the flexible electrode layer only on exceeding pre-stored pressure value while grasping the individual by the user; and a first knitting cloth layer configured to be the innermost layer next to the palm of the user; wherein the backside layer having a backside leather layer configured to protect user's hand; and a second knitting cloth layer configured to be the innermost layer next to the back of the hand of the user..
Bestill International Llc

Internal combustion engine including at least one electric motor

An internal combustion engine, including at least one electric motor (8, 13, 16, 20) situated on the crankcase of the internal combustion engine, at least one control unit (1) for controlling the internal combustion engine and/or the electric motor and at least one high voltage converter (15).. .
Deutz Aktiengesellschaft

Device and injecting water of an internal combustion engine

A device for injecting water of an internal combustion engine includes a water tank, at least one water injector, at least one uv lamp, and a control unit. The water tank is configured to store water.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Systems and methods for non-intrusive closed-loop combustion control of internal combustion engines

Systems and methods for non-intrusive closed-loop control of internal combustion engines are provided. Systems of the non-intrusive closed-loop control of internal combustion engines include a plurality of engine operating condition sensors, an electronic control unit with a gaussian process model, and a look-up table.
Fev North America, Inc.

Control system for internal combustion engine

A control system for an internal combustion engine includes an exhaust gas passage, an intake passage, a turbocharger, a bypass passage, a waste gate valve, a turbo bypass valve, a throttle valve, and an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to control the waste gate valve, the turbo bypass valve, and the throttle valve such that the order of execution of the throttle opening degree increase control and the turbo bypass valve opening degree increase control and the waste gate valve opening degree decrease control is changed depending on the engine load at a point in time when the operation state of the internal combustion engine belongs to the natural aspiration region when the predetermined acceleration request is present..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Drive system

A drive system may include an internal combustion engine and an expander operated via a working medium. A force transmission device may be disposed between a crankcase and the expander.
Mahle International Gmbh

Exhaust gas control internal combustion engine and control exhaust gas control apparatus

An exhaust gas control apparatus for an internal combustion engine is provided. The exhaust gas control apparatus is equipped with a nox reduction catalyst, a reducing agent tank, a reducing agent supply device, a booster, a heater, and an electronic control unit.
The Doshisha

Smart sunshade for a vehicle window

A system for reducing sunlight shining into a vehicle includes a window having an array of liquid crystals switchable between a transparent state and a shaded state. The system also includes an eye position sensor for detecting a location of eyes of a driver and an inertial measurement unit (imu) for detecting a current heading of the vehicle.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Control unit for a closing drive for a motor vehicle lock

The invention relates to a control unit (1, 12), comprising a control element (4, 15), particularly for a closing drive of a motor vehicle lock. Said control unit comprises a housing (2, 13), a drive unit, and a spindle gear unit having a spindle nut and a spindle (3, 14).
Kiekert Ag

Control panel with accessibility wheel

The invention concerns a control panel for an elevator system, the panel having an electronic control unit to which a touch sensitive screen as an interface available to a user is connected, the touch screen having incorporated a user accessibility-wheel which is felt haptic for the user, wherein an elevator command can be entered by means of the accessibility-wheel.. .
Kone Corporation

Installation setting up conveying devices

The invention relates to an installation method for setting up a control unit in a conveying device, wherein a first control unit controls an upstream first conveyor segment and a second control unit controls a downstream second conveyor segment. The method according to the invention comprises the steps of: placing an object on a first conveyor segment; activating a learning mode in a first and second control unit; activating a first and second conveyor drive by means of the respective first and second control unit; automatically conveying the object in the direction of the second conveyor segment; and storing an installation parameter in the second control unit depending on the triggering of the first or second sensor signal..
Interroll Holding Ag

Electric motorcycle and relevant wiring

An electric motorcycle includes an electric motor disposed in a hub assembly of a wheel of the motorcycle; a plurality of internal cables connected to the electric motor, a first connector assembly disposed in the hub assembly and connecting the internal cables to a plurality of external cables, a second connector assembly disposed on the suspension and connecting the external cables to a plurality of upper cables, a plurality of rigid tubes inside which said upper tubes are disposed in such a way that the upper cables come out of the rigid tubes in correspondence of an upper part of the suspension, support and guide means connected to the suspension and suitable for supporting and guiding the rigid tubes, and an electric power system and a control unit disposed in the motorcycle and connected to the upper cables coming out of the rigid tubes.. .
Visionar S.r.l.

Electromechanical power steering system

An electromechanical power steering system for a vehicle may include an electric motor having a stator fitted with at least two electrical winding sets and having a rotor fitted with permanent magnets. The electric motor may exert a steering movement introduced by a driver on the vehicle.
Thyssenkrupp Ag

Method and device for regulating the speed of a vehicle

A method for regulating a speed of a vehicle, in which a cruise control unit is provided to set a speed and a sensor system, which is directed in a direction of travel, is provided to detect an environment by spatially resolving electromagnetic radiation, the method including: defining a specified speed; setting a safety speed that is reduced with respect to the specified speed by the cruise control unit; detecting a lane change of the vehicle by the sensor system; detecting an exit ramp within a predicted travel path of the vehicle using the sensor system; and limiting the speed that is settable by the cruise control unit to a value below the specified speed. Also described is a related device and vehicle having such a device..
Knorr-bremse Systeme Fuer Nutzfahrzeuge Gmbh

Vehicle controller

A vehicle controller configured to control a vehicle which includes a transmission gear includes at least one electronic control unit. The at least one electronic control unit is configured to: determine whether a shift range of the transmission gear is switched such that the vehicle travels in a changed traveling direction not based on a shift range switching operation by an occupant of the vehicle; and limit, when it is determined that the shift range is switched such that the vehicle travels in the changed traveling direction not based on the shift range switching operation, a driving force of the vehicle such that the driving force of the vehicle is smaller than when it is determined that the shift range is not switched such that the vehicle travels in the changed traveling direction not based on the shift range switching operation..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Electronic parking brake system and control method thereof

Disclosed are an electronic parking brake system and a control method thereof. The electronic parking brake system according to an embodiment of the present disclosure which comprises an epb (electronic parking brake) actuator operated by an electric motor, comprises a motor driving unit for driving the electric motor of the epb actuator, a current sensing unit for sensing a current flowing in the electric motor, and an electronic control unit for accumulating an electric charge amount put into the electric motor from the time when a motor current change rate is higher than a preset change rate if the motor current change rate according to the motor current sensed through the current sensing unit during a parking operation is higher than the preset change rate and determining a stuck failure of the electric motor based on the accumulated electric charge amount..
Mando Corporation

Method for handling transmission of fraudulent frames within in-vehicle network

An anti-fraud method for use in an in-vehicle network system including a plurality of electronic control units that exchange, in an in-vehicle network, data frames, each having added thereto a message authentication code (mac). The method includes generating a first mac by using a mac key and a value of a counter that counts a number of times a data frame having added thereto a mac is transmitted to the in-vehicle network.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Controller for a multi-voltage on-board power supply

What is presented is a control device for a multi-voltage on-board electrical system of a vehicle, wherein the multi-voltage on-board electrical system has a first electrical subsystem, which is configured to be operated with a first supply voltage from a first voltage supply source, and a second electrical subsystem, which is configured to be operated with a second supply voltage from a second voltage supply source. The control device comprises: a transceiver, which is connected to ground via a first ground terminal of the first electrical subsystem and which is configured for communicating with a communication component of the first electrical subsystem; a control unit, which is connected to the same ground via a second ground terminal of the second electrical subsystem and which is configured for controlling a power component of the second electrical subsystem; a transmission path, which couples a signal output of the control unit to a signal input of the transceiver, wherein the transmission path is configured for transmitting a control signal provided by the control unit at the signal output towards the signal input of the transceiver; a diode arranged in the transmission path, the cathode terminal of said diode being coupled to the second ground terminal.
Brose Fahrzeugteile Gmbh & Co. Kommanditgesellschaft, Bamberg

Display device for vehicle and display vehicle

A display device for a vehicle includes an imaging unit configured to capture a video around a vehicle, a generation unit configured to generate a bird's eye view video obtained by converting a viewpoint of the captured video so it seems as if the vehicle is seen from above, a horizontally long display unit disposed in front of a driver's seat in the vehicle, an information acquisition unit configured to acquire information on a steering angle of the vehicle, an orientation determination unit configured to determine as to whether a steering orientation of the vehicle is left or right based on the information on the steering angle of the vehicle, and a display control unit configured to perform control in such a way that a display mode of the bird's eye view video displayed on the display unit is changed according to the steering orientation of the vehicle.. .
Jvc Kenwood Corporation

Energy supply vehicle for supplying an electrically drivable motor vehicle with electrical energy

An energy supply vehicle for supplying an electrically drivable motor vehicle with electrical energy. A drive unit for moving the energy supply vehicle, an electrical energy source for supplying electrical energy for the electrically drivable motor vehicle, and an electrical coupling device for the electrical coupling of the electrical energy source to the electrically drivable motor vehicle in order to transfer the electrical energy from the electrical energy source to the electrically drivable motor vehicle having a control unit including a communication device and is designed to guide the energy supply vehicle as a self-driving and remotely controlled vehicle and to control the coupling device for the automatic electrical coupling of the electrically drivable motor vehicle..
Audi Ag

Electric vehicle powered by capacitive energy storage modules

The invention relates to a capacitor based energy storage module and an electric vehicle using the same. For providing an electric vehicle which can meet the requirements of long distance running and rapid acceleration at the same time, the electric vehicle of present invention comprising: an electric control unit controlling all operations of the electric vehicle; an energy storage unit having one or more energy devices based on meta-capacitor which provides needed electric energy of the electric vehicle; a dc-dc converter receiving control signal from said electric control unit to convert the energy from said energy storage unit then provide to motor; a motor converting the electric energy into mechanical energy to drive the wheels; wheels are driven by the motor to make the electric vehicle run..
Capacitor Sciences Incorporated

Air conditioning device for vehicle

An air conditioning device for a vehicle includes a door control unit that controls multiple blowing port doors or an air mix door to prevent a heat generated from a heater core from leaking out of an air conditioning case before air conditioning of a vehicle interior is determined to be started. The air conditioning device includes an air conditioning control unit that performs the air conditioning of the vehicle interior by controlling the multiple blowing port doors to open at least one of multiple blowing ports and blow out a heat in the air conditioning case as hot air to the vehicle interior from the at least one blowing port after the air conditioning in the vehicle interior is determined to be started..
Denso Corporation

Three-dimensional printer with cleaning function

A three-dimensional printer with a cleaning function includes a machine table, a printing unit, a cleaning mechanism, and a control unit. The machine table has a work area and also includes a formation portion and an arrangement portion on the work area.
Kinpo Electronics, Inc.

Apparatus and stitching together leading end and trailing end of a tire component

An apparatus and a method for stitching are provided. The apparatus includes a separator for separating in a separation position the leading end and the trailing end from a working surface to form a separation space, a stitcher unit with a stitcher foot to support the leading end and the trailing end from the separation space and a stitcher head for stitching the leading end and the trailing end on the stitcher foot from outside the separation space, a stitcher drive for driving the stitcher unit, a separator drive for retracting the separator, and a control unit to control the separator drive and the stitcher drive simultaneously such that, during the stitching, the separator is retracted in the stitching direction ahead of the stitcher unit..
Vmi Holland B.v.

System and casting a component, and computer-readable storage medium with a program for casting a component

The present invention relates to a system for casting a component by an adjustable molding box. A generating unit serves for generating a component model of the component to be molded, a transmitting unit serves for transmitting the component model via a data network to a determining unit, and the determining unit serves for determining a casting mold model based on the component model.
Micado Smart Engineering Gmbh

Apparatus and cleaning a glass sheet

An apparatus for cleaning a glass sheet moving along a conveyed direction is disclosed herein. The apparatus comprises a first plurality of spraying devices coupled to a water supply and positioned away from a first surface of the glass sheet in a first angle measured from the first surface of the glass sheet, and a control unit configured to supply water from the water supply into the first plurality of spraying devices such that the first plurality of spraying devices spray water from the water supply in a first plurality of spraying sections at the first angle over an edge of the glass sheet, thereby forming a first cleaning zone on the first surface of the glass sheet..
Corning Incorporated

Particle sorting apparatus, system, and method

A particle sorting apparatus is provided. The particle sorting apparatus includes a first light irradiating unit including a first mirror and a first light source for irradiating a first light to particles flowing through a flow path at a first position; a second light irradiating unit including a second mirror and a second light source configured to irradiate a second light to particles flowing through the flow path at a second position which is different from the first position; a light detecting unit is configured to detect a light emitted from the particles; a sorting unit; and a sorting control unit configured to control sorting of the particles based on data of the particles detected at the light detecting unit and an arrival time associated with a time difference between a light from the first light irradiating unit and a light from the second light irradiating unit; wherein the flow path and the sorting unit are provided within a microchip..
Sony Corporation

Valve for dosing and mixing fluids and relative brix degrees optical sensor

A valve for dosing and mixing two fluids includes two respective inlet ducts, a double chamber for controlling the flows, at least one actuator configured to regulate the flow rates of the two fluids to be mixed, an electronic control unit and a brix degrees optical sensor, arranged on the mixing duct of the mixture of the two fluids and operatively connected to the electronic control unit. The optical sensor is configured to send a measurement and control signal to the electronic control unit to drive the actuator so as to proportionally control the flow rates of the two fluids and, therefore, regulate the mixing ratio of the two fluids..
Dolphin Fluidics S.r.l.

Server device, controlling the same, computer-readable recording medium and game system

A social game capable of informing a player of the attractiveness of a group fighting event is disclosed herein. A server device comprises: an information storage unit that stores information on the game; and a control unit that executes an arithmetic operation relating to the game and performs processing to display an image of the game at the terminal devices.
Gree, Inc.

Leg rehabilitation neurological disease

A leg rehabilitation apparatus for neurological disease is capable of rehabilitating a diseased muscle around a foot of a neurological patient through muscle elevation stretching and eversion/inversion stretching. The apparatus includes a base frame for supporting a patient; a first plate installed to the base frame and having a structure such that the first plate is shaft rotatable to lift up a part of a toe; a second plate installed inside the first plate having a rotatable structure to enable a sole of the patient to perform inversion and eversion movements and to allow a side surface of the sole to move up and down; a driving unit for driving the first and second plates; a power transfer unit for transferring power of the driving unit to the first and second plates; and a control unit for controlling the driving unit (a) to stretch an ankle and the sole..
Korea Institute Of Robot & Convergence

Intra-oral device for upper airway support

A device reduces breathing obstructions of a user. A base member removably couples to the upper or lower jaw of the user.
Thomas Medical Ltd.

Method for controlling a change of damping in an artificial joint

A method for controlling a change of resistance in an artificial joint of an orthosis, an exoskeleton or prosthesis of a lower extremity. The artificial joint has an upper part and a lower part which are secured on each other so as to be pivotable about a pivot axis, a damper unit is secured between the upper part and the lower part in order to provide a resistance to flexion or extension of the artificial joint, and the damper unit is assigned an adjusting mechanism via which the resistance is changed when a sensor signal of a control unit assigned to the adjusting mechanism activates the adjusting mechanism.
Otto Bock Healthcare Products Gmbh

Surgical instrument with wireless communication between control unit and remote sensor

A surgical instrument, such as an endoscopic or laparoscopic instrument. The surgical instrument may comprise an end effector comprising at least one sensor.
Ethicon Llc

Measurement and control electrosurgical procedures

An energy delivery system for use in performing a medical procedure is provided. The medical procedure can employ an energy source, the energy source can be connected to an energy delivering device via a transmission line.
Covidien Lp

Ultrasound diagnosis apparatus, medical image processing apparatus, and medical image processing method

According to one embodiment, an ultrasound diagnosis apparatus includes an acquisition unit, a selection unit, and a display control unit. The acquisition unit acquires a medical image accompanied by supplementary information indicating a site.
Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation

A food preparation appliance

The present invention relates to a food preparation appliance, suitable to be used on an induction heating cooker with one or more than induction coil, comprising a body wherein foods are placed for food preparation operations like cooking, cutting and mixing; a cover mounted over the body; one or more than one receiver coil that is disposed on the base of the body and that receives energy from the coils on the induction heating cooker; one or more than one foot disposed on the base of the body, and a control unit that provides the controlling of parameters such as cooking temperature, cooking time, mixing speed, etc.. .
Arcelik Anonim Sirketi

Arrangements with resting units with adjustable lying and sitting surfaces as well as controlling resting units

An arrangement having at least one resting unit (b; hyx) each having a lying/sitting surface (b1) and an actuator (a; a1 . .
Rummel Matratzen Gmbh & Co. Kg

Irrigation machine

The irrigation machine (1) comprises: a plurality of supporting spans (3), delimited and supported by respective self-propelled support elements (2), wherein each support element (2) has a respective movement carriage provided with a respective motor; means for transporting and dispensing water (4) supported by said plurality of supporting spans (3); a plurality of joints (6), each interposed between a respective pair of adjacent spans (3) configured so as to connect said adjacent spans (3); a plurality of sensors configured to detect operating parameters of the machine; and a control unit (c) configured to manage the operation of said machine according to the operating parameters received from said sensors, transmission means (d) connecting the sensors to the control unit (c), among which angular sensors are provided, and which are configured for a communication using a can-bus protocol.. .
Ocmis Irrigazione S.p.a.

Display apparatus

Disclosed is a structure for finely adjusting the distance between image output portions constituted by a plurality of panels or modules of a display apparatus. The display apparatus includes a display panel including a first panel module and a second panel module arranged in a vertical plane for outputting images forward, a support frame disposed at the rear of the display panel for supporting the display panel, and a control unit disposed at the rear of the display panel for controlling the outputting the images from the display panel.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Light device and controlling a light device

A light device comprises at least one light module having a front side and a rear side, as well as a lighting means arranged for emitting light from the front side, a lighting means arranged for emitting light from the rear side, and a control unit. The control unit is configured for adjusting the front-side lighting means and the rear-side lighting means.
Iart Lab Gmbh

Two-level led security light with motion sensor

A two-level led security light within it has a light-emitting unit including an led load which may be turned on or turned off by a loading and power control unit activated by a light sensing control unit and a motion sensing unit. When the motion sensing unit detects a motion signal, the light-emitting unit is switched to a high level illumination for a predetermined time length adjustable by a time setting unit, and then the loading and power control unit manages to turn off the light-emitting unit thru a soft off process.

Light system for plant cultivation

The lighting system for plant cultivation (9) according to the present invention is configured to be capable of switching between an intermittent lighting mode and a continuous lighting mode. The intermittent lighting mode is a mode in which a light source emits light with a lighting cycle comprising a light period of turning on the light source for a predetermined time period and a dark period of turning off the light source for a predetermined time period.
Kowa Company, Ltd.

Communication apparatus and storage medium suitable for connecting to wireless lan (local area network)

Provided is a communication apparatus for preventing a shortage of wireless lan resources. A communication-control unit controls wireless communication via an access point and p2p type communication (p2p communication); a connection-information-managing unit manages connection information of the access point, and request-having information that indicates there is a connection request from a portable terminal using the wireless communication; and a system-control unit causes the connection-information-managing unit to change the connection information when the connection-information-managing unit is managing the request-having information.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Mobile station, base station, maintenance device, mobile communication system and handover position determination method

A wireless communication unit transmits and receives signals to and from a base station and measures the received quality of downlink signals. A position information acquisition unit acquires position information on a mobile station.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Communication apparatus, communication system, notification method, and program product

There is provided a communication apparatus including: a first communication unit having a first communication range; a second communication unit having a second communication range wider than the first communication range; a control unit which transmits a request signal for starting communication via the second communication unit from the first communication unit to another communication apparatus, and transmits authentication information from the second communication unit to the another communication apparatus in the case where it is determined that communication with the another communication apparatus via the second communication unit is possible based on a response signal after the first communication unit receives the response signal in response to the request signal; and a notification unit which notifies a user after the second communication unit receives a result of authentication based on the authentication information.. .
Sony Corporation

Voice messaging method and mobile terminal supporting voice messaging in mobile messenger service

A mobile terminal supporting a voice messaging method includes a microphone for capturing sound waves and converting the sound waves into an audio signal, a storage unit for storing the audio signal, an audio data generation unit for generating audio data packets with the audio signal, a packet data communication network interface unit for providing a packet data communication network, and a control unit for controlling the microphone, audio storage unit, audio data generation unit, and packet data communication network interface unit to capture the audio signal and transmit the audio signal as audio data packets in response to audio message transmission request entered during a mobile messenger service session.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Optical signal repeater, optical communication system, and switching port in optical signal repeater

An optical signal repeater includes a plurality of ports, each configured to be connectable to both of a first optical transceiver for transmitting and receiving an optical signal to and from the optical line terminal and a second optical transceiver for transmitting and receiving an optical signal to and from the optical network unit. The optical signal repeater further includes a port switching control unit which switches each of the plurality of ports between a first port adapted to the first optical transceiver and a second port adapted to the second optical transceiver and a path switching unit configured to switch a transmission path between the plurality of ports.
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.

Information processing apparatus, mobile terminal, information processing method, program, and information processing system

An information processing apparatus according to one aspect of the present technology includes: a reception control unit for allowing receiving a content containing first address information specifying a source of provision of first information being information related to the content; an output control unit for allowing outputting the content; an acquisition unit for acquiring the first information from a server acting as the source of the provision of the first information based on the first address information; and a provision unit for providing, to a mobile terminal, second address information included in the first information, the second address information specifying a source of provision of second information being mobile terminal-specific information related to the content. The present technology can be applied to a device including a display..

Filtering strength determination method, moving picture coding method and moving picture decoding method

A moving picture coding apparatus includes an inter-pixel filter having filters for filtering decoded image data so as to remove block distortion which is high frequency noise around block boundaries. The inter-pixel filter includes filters having different filtering strengths.
Godo Kaisha Ip Bridge 1

Pixel biasing apparatus with noise cancellation function, and cmos image sensor including the same

An image sensor device is provided to include: a pixel bias voltage sampling unit suitable for sampling a pixel bias voltage; a pixel power noise addition control unit suitable for controlling the magnitude of added pixel power noise; a pixel power noise addition unit suitable for adding pixel power noise to a node of the pixel bias voltage sampled by the pixel bias voltage sampling unit according to control of the pixel power noise addition control unit; and a biasing unit suitable for offsetting pixel power noise transmitted from the pixel by inverting the pixel power noise added by the pixel power noise addition unit.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Movable imaging device and movable imaging method

A movable imaging device includes a camera, a moving body, a definition calculation unit that calculates definition of an image for inspection, a determination unit that determines whether the definition is equal to or higher than required definition required for inspection accuracy of an object to be inspected, a pan/tilt control unit that operates a pan/tilt mechanism in a case in which the determination unit determines that the calculated definition is equal to or higher than the required definition, a moving body control unit that moves a moving body in a case in which the pan/tilt mechanism is operated and it is determined that the definition is lower than the required definition, and an imaging control unit that images the object to be inspected by the camera in a case in which it is determined that the definition is equal to or higher than the required definition.. .
Fujifilm Corporation

Image capturing apparatus, controlling the same, and storage medium for shooting a still image without interrupting shooting of moving images

An image capturing apparatus comprises an image capturing unit configured to sequentially output one or more frames of image data of moving images and one or more frames of image data of still images as frames on a per-frame basis, each still image being shot between shootings of the moving images; and a control unit configured to control the image capturing unit to shoot the still images at a first shutter speed and shoot the moving images at a second shutter speed, the first shutter speed being higher than the second shutter speed.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

This image processing apparatus includes a first determination section, a first control section, a second determination section, and a second control section. If the first determination section determines that there are images whose outer shapes are not rectangular, the first control section performs control operations to connect edges of the images to combine the images.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Apparatus, method and storage medium that stores program

In an apparatus, a reception unit receives information indicating an end of image process in an external apparatus or information indicating an occurrence of an error in the external apparatus. A display control unit causes a display unit to display predetermined information based on the information received by the reception unit.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Electronic device, imaging device, image reproduction method, image reproduction program, recording medium with image reproduction program recorded thereupon, and image reproduction device

An electronic device includes: a communication unit that performs communication with an external device; and a control unit that issues a command to the external device via the communication unit, on the basis of at least one of capacity of the external device, and capacity of the electronic device.. .
Nikon Corporation

Information processing device and information processing method

There is provided an information processing device, including: an acquisition unit that acquires authentication information and operation information; and a display control unit that controls a display on a basis of the authentication information or the operation information acquired by the acquisition unit. The display control unit causes a lock screen to be displayed in a case in which certain operation information is acquired while an initial screen is being displayed, causes an unlocked return screen to be displayed in a case in which an authentication process based on the authentication information is successful, and controls, on a basis of the operation information, a transition from the lock screen to the return screen conducted in accordance with the authentication process..
Sony Mobile Communications Inc.

Vehicular information processing system, vehicle-mounted device, providing text data, and program for providing the same

Provided is a system in which a vehicle-mounted device and a mobile device are connected using a communication protocol. The vehicle-mounted device includes: a storage unit that stores information indicating whether or not an e-mail transmitting function specified in the communication protocol is incorporated; a control unit that determines, according to an instruction for transmitting an e-mail to the mobile device, whether or not the mobile device is equipped with the e-mail transmitting function, on the basis of the information in the storage unit; and a processing unit that transmits text, for e-mail, generated by the vehicle-mounted device, to the mobile device, and instructs the mobile device to generate an electronic mail according to the text for e-mail and transmit the electronic mail to an external network when the e-mail transmitting function is incorporated, and that instructs the mobile device to generate text for e-mail when the e-mail transmitting function is not incorporated.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Communication terminal, communication system, communication control method and program

A communication terminal includes a first communication control unit configured to control a communication between the communication terminal and a first communication terminal via a delivery server; a second communication control unit configured to control a communication between the communication terminal and a second communication terminal; an acquisition unit configured to acquire content data transmitted between the communication terminal and the second communication terminal in the communication controlled by the second communication control unit, the first communication control unit sending the content data acquired by the acquisition unit to the delivery server; and a display control unit configured to control a display of an image based on content data delivered by the delivery server.. .

Content reproduction apparatus, content reproduction system, and content reproduction method

A content reproduction apparatus includes: a receiver that receives first information indicating a first content from a first user terminal capable of providing the first content, and receives second information indicating a second content from a second user terminal capable of providing the second content; a processing circuit including a control unit that creates a shared list including the first and second contents, based on the first and second information; and a transmitter that transmits the shared list to the first user terminal. The receiver receives first evaluation information from the first user terminal, the first evaluation information indicating a first evaluation for at least one content included in the shared list.
Yamaha Corporation

Device, method, and program

To enable a base station to select a more preferable codebook. A device includes: a communication unit configured to perform radio communication; and a control unit configured to perform control such that information regarding a codebook for multi-dimensionally modulating input data into a code or is transmitted from the communication unit to a base station..
Sony Corporation

Device and detecting transmission signal

The present invention relates to a device and a method for detecting a transmission signal in a wireless communication system, and a reception device in a wireless communication system comprises: a transceiver for receiving a signal from a transmitting end; a first correlator for performing a first correlation and outputting a real part among the results of the first correlation; a second correlator for performing a second correlation and outputting an imaginary part among the results of the second correlation; and a control unit for controlling the first correlator and the second correlator on the basis of a channel change rate so as to detect a transmission signal.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Device, system, and wirelessly controlling electronic devices and appliances

Devices, systems, and methods of wirelessly controlling appliances and electronic devices, such as ceiling fans, air conditioners, garage doors, or the like. A receive-only ceiling fan is wirelessly controlled by a proprietary remote control unit.
Olibra Llc

Wavelength-tunable pluggable optical module, optical communication system and wavelength change wavelength-tunable pluggable optical module

A pluggable electric connector can communicate a communication data signal and a control signal with an optical communication device. An optical signal output unit is configured to be capable of selectively output a wavelength of an optical signal.
Nec Corporation

Method and controlling beamforming

The present invention relates to techniques for a sensor network, machine-to-machine (m2m) communication, machine-type communication (mtc) and internet of things (iot). The present invention may be applied to said technique-based intelligent services (such as smart home, smart building, smart city, smart or connected car, health care, digital education, retail business, and services associated with security and safety).
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method for adjusting a proximity switch and proximity switch

A switch and method for adjusting the switching threshold of a contactlessly operating proximity switch comprising a sensor for converting a physical variable into an electric sensor signal s(x), a control unit for evaluating the electric sensor signal s(x) and for generating a binary switching signal by comparing with a switching threshold sein, and comprising an operating element for adjusting the switching threshold sein according to a control value p, wherein the control value p is mapped in a non-linear manner on the movement path of the operating element, wherein the resolution of the operating element is largest when the electric sensor signal s(x) is in the vicinity of the switching threshold sein(p) and decreases in a non-linear manner at increasing distance such that the influence of the switching threshold sein(p) is fine in the vicinity of the current sensor signal s(x) and increasingly coarser at increasing distance.. .
Ifm Electronic Gmbh

Key structure

A key structure includes a pedestal, an upper cover, a light-emitting element, a triggering element, an array-type sensing element and a control unit. The light-emitting element emits a light beam.
Primax Electronics Ltd.

Mixer of a near field communication (nfc) receiver device supporting single-ended and differential inputs

Embodiments of a mixer of a near field communication (nfc) receiver device and a method for operating a mixer of an nfc receiver device are disclosed. In an embodiment, a mixer of an nfc receiver device includes an input unit from which an input signal is received, a sample and hold circuit configured to sample the input signal and to store electrical charge based on the sampled input signal in order to generate a differential output signal, a control unit configured to switch the sample and hold circuit between different operational modes based on whether the input signal is a single-ended input signal or a differential input signal, and a differential output unit from which the differential output signal is output.
Nxp B.v.

Rectifier ic and insulation type switching power supply using the same

A rectifier ic includes, in a single package, a transistor chip in which a transistor is integrated, a controller chip that detects a drain voltage (vd) and a source voltage (vs) of the transistor so as to perform on/off control of the transistor, and functions as secondary side rectifier means of an insulation type switching power supply. The controller chip turns on the transistor when vd is lower than vs and turns off the transistor when vd is higher than vs.
Rohm Co., Ltd.

Control device

The present invention is concerning the control device equipped with a motor 2 and a control unit 1 which is coaxial to the motor 2. An upper frame 40 is arranged at a boundary between the motor 2 and the control unit 1.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Control device, electronic apparatus, and contactless power transmission system

A control device that can perform discharging execution and stop of a power receiving device included in a contactless power transmission, electronic apparatus, contactless power transmission system, and the like. The control device is on a receiving side in a contactless power transmission system including a power transmitting device and a power receiving device, and includes: a charging unit that charges a battery based on power received by a power receiving unit that receives power from the power transmitting device; a discharging unit that performs an operation of discharging the battery; a control unit that controls the discharging unit; and a monitoring unit that monitors the operation state of a switch unit.
Seiko Epson Corporation

Charging system and charging method, and power adapter

The present disclosure discloses a charging system, a charging method, and a power adapter. The charging system includes a battery, a first rectifier, a switch unit, a transformer, a second rectifier, a sampling unit, and a control unit.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Charging control circuit, charging device, charging system and charging control method

A charging control circuit includes a charging unit, a plurality of power output terminals configured to connect with a plurality of rechargeable batteries, respectively, a plurality of switch units each connected between the charging unit and one of the plurality of power output terminals, and a control unit electrically connected with the switch units. The control unit is configured to switch to a first charging mode or a second charging mode, and output, to the switch units, a switch signal corresponding to the first charging mode or the second charging mode.
Sz Dji Technology Co., Ltd.

Interference suppression stage and power supply

An interference suppression stage for a power supply. The interference suppression stage has an input connected to an input module of the power supply, the input module connected to an electrical supply system, an output connected to an output module of the power supply, the output module connected to an electrical load, at least two power paths connected in parallel between input and output, wherein each of the power paths are configured to be switched between an active state and an inactive state, and a control unit configured to switch at least one of the power paths to the inactive state in a saving mode.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

System and managing short-circuits in a meshed electrical energy distribution network of an aircraft

A system for managing short-circuits in an aircraft meshed electrical energy distribution network, comprising nodes connected to one another by inter-node links forming a mesh of the network. A system node comprises a switch, a current limiter, circuitry elements to measure the current intensity circulating on the link and circuitry elements to measure a voltage drop on the link, and a control unit configured to acquire a link current measurement, compare the measurement with a predetermined current threshold and, if the measurement exceeds this threshold, command the current limiter to limit the link current, acquire a link voltage drop measurement, determine a time associated with the value of the voltage drop and check whether the voltage drop is still present after a time period equal to the time obtained, and if the voltage drop is still present then, command the opening of the switch corresponding to this link..
Airbus Operations Sas

Passive q-switch laser and optimizing action of the same

A passive q-switch laser has an excitation source 1 for outputting excitation light; a laser medium 3 between a pair of reflective mirrors 5a, 5b that constitute part of an optical resonator, the laser medium emitting laser light upon being excited by the excitation light from the excitation source: a saturable absorber 4 disposed between the pair of reflective mirrors, the saturable absorber being configured such that the transmittance thereof increases as the laser light beam the laser medium is absorbed, a matrix table 22 in which the excitation-source output and the optimal value of the pulse width are stored in association with the repetition frequency; and a control unit 21 for referring to the matrix table, reading out the excitation-source output and the optimal value of the pulse width that correspond to an inputted repetition frequency, and controlling the excitation source such that the read-out excitation-source output and optimal value of the pulse width are attained.. .
Shimadzu Corporation

Method for predicting battery health in consideration of temperature of battery management system

Provided is a method for predicting battery health in consideration of a temperature of a battery management system, the method including: measuring the voltage, current, and temperature of the battery and calculating the initial state of charge (soc) of the battery by an internal control unit when the operation of the battery management system (bms) is started; checking whether the battery is in the charged state or in the discharged state by the control unit; calculating the current amount of accumulated discharge by the control unit if the battery is in the discharged state; calculating an accumulated discharge rate capacity by the control unit if the battery is in the charged state and if the amount of accumulated discharge is calculated; calculating the capacity reduction rate of the battery depending on the average usage temperature of the battery by the control unit; calculating a currently available battery capacity ratio by using the capacity reduction rate and the accumulated discharge rate capacity value by the control unit; and calculating and outputting the state of health (soh) of the battery, which corresponds to the temperature change of the battery, by the control unit based on the battery capacity ratio.. .
Korea University Of Technology And Education Industry-university Cooperation Foundation

Control circuit, battery having the control circuit and battery control method

A control circuit for controlling a battery core includes a power input terminal electrically connected to the battery core, a ferromagnetic random access memory having a dynamic mode and a non-volatile mode, and a control unit electrically connected with the ferromagnetic random access memory and the power input terminal. The control unit is configured to acquire state information of the battery core and store the state information to the ferromagnetic random access memory, and switch on or off an electrical connection between the power input terminal and the battery core to switch the ferromagnetic random access memory to the dynamic mode or the non-volatile mode..
Sz Dji Technology Co., Ltd.

Circuit assembly for time-discretizing an analog electrical signal

There is provided a circuit assembly for time-discretizing an analog electrical signal, including an input terminal supplying the analog electrical signal, an output terminal providing a time-discrete signal depending on the supplied analog electrical signal and a sample and hold circuit, which comprises a capacitor connected to the output terminal, an electronic switching unit connected between the input terminal and the output terminal and a control unit controlling the switching unit, wherein the switching unit provides an off-state due to an off-signal of the control unit and an on-state due to an on-signal of the control unit, wherein the switching unit provides an electrical resistance in the on-state, which cooperates with the capacitor and comprises a preset resistance value, such that the sample and hold circuit provides a low-pass with preset cut-off frequency. There is further provided a detection device and lighting device with such a circuit assembly..
Osram Gmbh

Multi layer display apparatus

A multilayer display apparatus for outputting a single integrated image includes a plurality of layer displays to represent an image, and an image control unit to control a single integrated image to be output through overlapping images represented by the plurality of layer displays.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Pixel circuit for extending charging time

A pixel includes a voltage dividing unit, a lc capacitor, a control unit, a first capacitor, a writing-in unit, and an adjusting unit. First terminal of the voltage dividing unit receives a first power voltage.
Au Optronics Corporation

Method, system, and computer program product for detecting a possible lane change of a fellow vehicle, also a vehicle

A method for detecting a possible lane change of a fellow vehicle in the environment of a vehicle, wherein the vehicle is located in a first lane, is provided. A system is also provided having a control unit and at least one sensor device for detecting a possible lane change of a fellow vehicle in the environment of a vehicle, wherein the vehicle is located in a first lane.
Hella Gmbh & Co. Kgaa

Hazard alarm control unit and commissioning and configuring thereof

The invention relates to a hazard alarm control unit having a housing (1), having a first electronic assembly (2) which is releasably fastened in the housing (1) and comprises a central processing unit (3) which is configured to execute stored programming instructions including at least one configuration module, and also a detector signal acquisition unit (4) and a controlling unit (5). The hazard alarm control unit also has a second electronic assembly (6) which is formed on an outside (10) as an operating and display front panel without a display and has switching elements (7) and luminous indicators (8) and is formed on an inside (9) as an commissioning and configuration unit (11) which comprises configuration parameter selector (12, 13, 14, 15) and a first optical display (20), the second electronic assembly (6) being connected to the first electronic assembly in a signal-conducting manner and being set up such that the set configuration parameters of the configuration parameter selector (12, 13, 14, 15) are accepted by the first electronic assembly for holding and processing in the at least one configuration module.
Minimax Gmbh & Co. Kg

Vehicle with variable position ajar sensor

An automotive vehicle has at least one access cover movable between first and second positions and a variable position ajar sensor that senses a position of the access cover. An electronic control unit has a normal mode and a learn mode.

Data processing apparatus, controlling the same, and storage medium storing program

A data processing apparatus includes a storage unit configured to store reference data of a filter operation and coefficient data of filters, a plurality of operators configured to parallelly perform the filter operation on the reference data and the coefficient data of the filters, a first supply unit configured to supply reference data transferred from the storage unit to the plurality of operators, a second supply unit configured to supply coefficient data of a first and second filters transferred from the storage unit to the plurality of operators, and a control unit configured to control the second supply unit to supply the coefficient data of the first filter to a first operator, and supply the coefficient data of the second filter to a second operator.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Connection device and changing operation content of connection device

In an exemplary embodiment, a connection device includes a cable unit, first and second connector units, and a circuit board. The first connector unit is provided at a first end of the cable unit and is connectable to a host device.
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.

Apparatuses and methods for providing data to a configurable storage area

Apparatuses and methods for providing data to a configurable storage area are described herein. An example apparatus may include an extended address register including a plurality of configuration bits indicative of an offset and a size, an array having a storage area, a size and offset of the storage area based, at least in part, on the plurality of configuration bits, and a buffer configured to store data, the data including data intended to be stored in the storage area.
Micron Technology, Inc.

Information processing device, information processing method, computer program, and server device

[solution] provided is an information processing device including: a communication unit configured to acquire information of an application that transmits a push notification to a user; and a control unit configured to automatically install the application on the basis of the acquired information.. .

Image forming apparatus and recording medium suitable for test copy

Provided is an image forming apparatus that solves a problem of work related to copying becoming complicated when a test copy is performed. The image forming apparatus according to this disclosure includes a scanner unit, a printer-control unit, a storage device, a characteristic-extracting unit, and a system-control unit.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal for executing applications and a method of controlling the same are provided. The mobile terminal includes a display unit changing a first object to a floating state where the first object is separated from an execution screen for a first application, based on a predetermined user input being applied to the first object for executing a first control operation which is being displayed on the execution screen for the first application, and displaying the first object on an execution screen for a second application which is executed after the first application ends, and a control unit executing a control operation associated with the first control operation, based on the predetermined user input being applied to the first object which is being displayed on the execution screen for the second application..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Display apparatus

A display apparatus includes: a display unit configured to display an image; and a control unit configured to acquire information on a size of a display region of a specific object included in an omnidirectional image and display a first image in the display region based on the size of the display region if the omnidirectional image is displayed. Information included in the first image is changed based on at least one of the size of the display region and a display mode of the omnidirectional image..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Electrochromic touchscreen device

The ec touchscreen device contains an electronic structure of touch detection that consists of the following layers as a minimum: transparent substrate coated with transparent flexible conductive layer that has a polymer-based ec material with shape memory disposed on its surface and a transparent flexible conductive layer that covers another substrate. The device is supplied with both a power unit and a control unit, designed to transmit discrete scanning signals independent of any other signal..

Tactile sensation reproduction apparatus

A tactile sensation reproduction apparatus including an input device including an operation body that is moved by a finger, a detection member that detects a moved position of the operation body, and a motor that provides a force to the operation body; a control unit; and a display panel that is controlled by the control unit, wherein the display panel displays a simulation image of a hand and a finger and a simulation image of an object to be touched by a hand or a finger, and wherein upon detecting that the operation body is pressed by a finger by a detection signal from the detection member, the control unit controls an output of the motor such that a force that stimulates the reaction force in accordance with the moved distance of the operation body is applied to the hand or the finger from the operation body.. .
Alps Electric Co., Ltd.

Server, electronic device, and electronic device information providing method

Various examples of the present invention provide a server for providing information of an electronic device, and the server can comprise: a communication unit for receiving, from at least one first electronic device, at least one piece of information of the first electronic device; and a control unit for determining, from the received information, a current state among a plurality of states preset for the first electronic device, and controlling the first electronic device such that state prediction information of the first electronic device is transmitted to a second electronic device if the determined current state satisfies a preset notification condition on a state diagram in which a relationship among the plurality of states is set. Additionally, other examples could be possible besides the various examples of the present invention..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Heat source device

Provided is a heat source device including a control unit (51) which, in response to a predetermined request for heating, sets switching valve (21) to first circulation mode to communicate port (21a) and (21c), whereas to cut off communication between port (21b) and (21c), and performs heating operation by actuating burner (11) and circulation pump (22). In response to a predetermined request for hot water supply, the control unit (51) sets the switching valve (21) to second circulation mode to communicate ports (21b) and (21c), whereas to cut off communication between ports (21a) and (21c), and performs hot water supply operation, by actuating burner (11) and circulation pump (22).
Rinnai Corporation

Substrate processing apparatus and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium

There is provided a technique for detecting a fault of a device from an error in device data. According to the technique described herein, there is provided a substrate processing apparatus including: a pipe heater configured to heat a gas pipe; a temperature detecting unit provided at the pipe heater and configured to detect a temperature of the gas pipe; a control unit configured to control the pipe heater based on device data representing the temperature of the gas pipe measured by the temperature detecting unit by executing a process control program to adjust an electrical power applied to the pipe heater; a memory unit configured to store a monitored item table; and a device status monitoring unit configured to execute a device status monitoring program..
Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc.

Motor control apparatus

A control unit includes a position command generation unit generating a position command, a position control unit outputting a first speed command such that detected position tracks the position command, a pressure command generation unit generating a pressure command, a pressure control unit outputting a second speed command such that detected pressure or force tracks the pressure command, a speed command selection unit selecting creep speed, the first speed command, or the second speed command and outputs it as a speed command for the motor to operate; and a speed control unit outputting a current command for supplying current to the motor such that the motor speed tracks the speed command output by the speed command selection unit. After selecting the first speed command, the speed command selection unit selects the second speed command or the creep speed at timing when the first speed command falls below the creep speed..
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Micro controller unit

A micro controller unit includes an arithmetic processing unit that executes an arithmetic processing; a peripheral circuit unit that outputs an event signal, which is a trigger for start of the arithmetic processing, based on an operation state; and a data access control unit. When an instruction to access the data designated by the first address is received from the arithmetic processing unit, the data access control unit selectively executes, depending on the event signal input from the peripheral circuit unit: a processing of instructing the data storage unit to access data designated by a first address indicating a storage location of the data on the data storage unit; and a processing of processing of converting the first address and instructing the data storage unit to access data designated by a second address, which is associated with the first address and is different from the first address..
Sanken Electric Co., Ltd.

Device for controlling height-adjustable tables

A device for controlling height-adjustable tables, wherein a plurality of tables is connected to said device. The use of this device allows all tables that are connected to the device to be controlled using only one control unit that is also connected to said device.
Kesseböhmer Produktions Gmbh & Co. Kg

Measurement system

A measurement system includes a control device which controls a control target device in real time and transmits control data to a terminal device, and a measuring instrument which acquires data indicating a physical status of the control target device and transmits the data as measurement data to the terminal device. The control device includes a control unit and a sequence control unit, and the control unit transmits a timing signal to the measuring instrument.
Fanuc Corporation

Image forming apparatus and developer replacement image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus of an exemplary embodiment includes a temperature sensor, a developing unit, a supply unit, and a control unit. The temperature sensor detects a temperature.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Mounting structure for image display apparatus

A mounting system is provided. The mounting system includes a plurality of image modules that project an image.
Hyundai Motor Company

Apparatus and detecting obstacle

Provided are an apparatus and a method for detecting an obstacle. The apparatus includes a light-emitting unit configured to emit a plane beam by converting a laser beam into the plane beam having a rectangular shape; a light reception unit configured to receive the laser beam which is emitted from the light-emitting unit and reflected from the obstacle; and a control unit configured to measure a distance to the obstacle by using the laser beam received in the light reception unit.
Sos Lab Co., Ltd

Accumulator pressure monitoring system

An accumulator pressure monitoring system for monitoring pressure in a hydraulic circuit. The accumulator includes a first chamber filled with a gas, a second chamber filled with a liquid and a movable separator disposed between the first and second chambers.
Caterpillar Sarl

Selective learning and display for coasting guidance system

Methods, systems, and apparatus for selectively learning and displaying information for a coasting guidance system. The system includes an electronic control unit (ecu) configured to determine a stop event location where a coasting guidance instruction is displayed.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Control system, and control method and program for control system

A plc system includes a displacement sensor, drives, and a plc. In the plc system, the trace control unit calculates a target position at which a distance between the displacement sensor and the object is constant based on measurement information (1d information) from which measurement noise (noise information) has been removed by the filter and positional information from the drives..
Omron Corporation

Machine quantity controlling device, energy supplying system, machine quantity controlling method, and program

A machine quantity controlling device which controls a quantity of a heat source device to operate in a heat source system including a first heat source device and a second heat source device, the first heat source device being a waste heat recovery type absorption chiller, the second heat source device other than a waste heat recovery type absorption chiller, the machine quantity controlling device including an acquisition unit that obtains a waste heat utilization maximum load which is a maximum load when the first heat source device receives only supply of the waste heat; a determination unit that determines a predetermined load range from the waste heat utilization maximum load to be a first optimal load range as an optimal load range of the first heat source device; and a machine quantity control unit that controls a quantity of the second heat source device to operate so that the sum of a total of minimum values of the optimal load range of the first heat source device to operate and a total of minimum values of a second optimal load range of the second heat source device to operate is smaller than or equal to a load required for the heat source system, and the sum of a total of maximum values of a first optimal load range and a total of maximum values of the second optimal load range is equal to or greater than the load required for the heat source system, the second optimal load range being an optimal load range of the second heat source device to operate.. .
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, Ltd.

Ejector refrigeration circuit

An ejector refrigeration circuit (1), which is configured for circulating a refrigerant, in particular carbon dioxide, comprises at least two controllable ejectors (6, 7), which are connected in parallel and respectively comprise a primary high pressure input port (6a, 7a), a secondary low pressure input port (6b, 7b) and an output port (6c, 7c); and a control unit (28), which is configured for operating the ejector refrigeration circuit (1) employing a method which comprises the steps of: a) operating a first ejector (6) of the at least two controllable ejectors (6, 7) by controlling the opening of its high pressure port (6a) until the maximum efficiency of said first ejector (6) has been reached or the actual refrigeration demands are met; b) operating at least one additional ejector (7) of the at least two controllable ejectors (6, 7) by opening its primary high pressure input port (7a) for increasing the refrigeration capacity of the ejector refrigeration circuit (1) in case the actual refrigeration demands are not met by operating the first ejector (6) alone.. .
Carrier Corporation

Integrated ventilation unit

An integrated ventilation unit configured to provide ventilation and conditioned air to an indoor space may include a heat pump system, an energy recovery device and a control unit. The heat pump system may include a first coil located at a supply air side of the ventilation unit, a second coil located at an exhaust air side of the ventilation unit, and a compressor.
Reznor Llc

Cooking apparatus

Cooking apparatus (10) includes heating chamber (4) in which an object to be heated is rested, radiant heater unit (38) provided inside heating chamber (4) and operating in the preheating mode and cooking mode, and a control unit controlling radiant heater unit (38). The control unit is configured to make radiant heater unit (38) operate in the standby mode, which is a mode after the preheating mode ends and until the cooking mode starts.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd

Method of forming a pipe joint, pipe joint component, and pipe joint, fluid control device, fluid control unit and semiconductor fabrication apparatus including the pipe joint component

A method of forming a pipe joint includes: preparing a first pipe member, a second pipe member, a casing, and a pressing member to be arranged in the casing to press a second flange portion of the second pipe member against a first flange portion of the first pipe member, the casing having a first opening, a second opening, a third opening, a flange receiving space, and a receiving space in communication with the flange receiving space and adapted to receive the pressing member; inserting the first pipe member from the second opening toward the first opening until the first flange portion comes to rest within the flange receiving space; inserting the second pipe member into the second opening with the second flange portion ahead until the second flange portion comes into contact with the first flange portion.. .
Fujikin Incorporated

Vehicle control device

A relay diagnosis unit diagnosing a relay turning on and off an electric power to a transmission control device. The transmission control device is equipped with a main control unit and a monitoring unit monitoring the main control unit on the basis of a signal from the main control unit, and is equipped with a relay diagnosis unit diagnosing a relay for turning on and off an electric power supplied to the transmission control device and a monitoring unit diagnosis unit diagnosing the monitoring unit, and diagnosis is carried out at each of timing when a key position changes to an off position and at timing when the key position changes to an accessory position, so that both diagnoses, i.e., diagnosis for detecting malfunction of the relay and diagnosis for the monitoring function of the main control unit, can be carried out..
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd.

Machine equipped with an air compressor or water pump

A machine including: a main frame including at least one functional element and one control unit; an air compressor or water pump integrated in the main frame, including a frame in which are mounted a stator, a rotor interacting with the stator and including a shaft, at least one turbine carried by the shaft, a fluid-supply channel to the turbine, and an outlet channel for compressed fluid, the shaft being mounted rotatably on the frame about an axis by first and second bearings, including respectively first and second spherical elements provided on respective first and second ends of the shaft and centered relative to the axis of the shaft, and respective first and second housings provided in the frame centered relative to the axis of the shaft and to support the respective first and second spherical elements.. .
Belenos Clean Power Holding Ag

Low temperature cooling device for internal combustion engine

A low temperature cooling device applied to an internal combustion engine includes an egr device, a low temperature coolant circuit, a prediction unit predicting whether an egr cooler falls into a state where a cooling performance falls short according to at least one of an operating state of an internal combustion engine and an outside air environment while a control that dehumidifies an egr gas by cooling the egr gas in the egr cooler is performed, and a control unit performing at least one of a first increase control that increases a flow rate of a coolant flowing into the egr cooler, a second increase control that increases an air rate of a radiator fan cooling a radiator, and an inhibition control that inhibits the egr gas from flowing back when the prediction unit predicts that the egr cooler falls into the state where the cooling performance falls short.. .
Denso Corporation

Gas engine

This disclosure includes engines that are capable of controlling an air-fuel ratio responsive to rapid changes in the calorific value of a fuel gas. Some engines include an a/f valve (22), a solenoid valve (21), and a control unit (10) configured to close the a/f valve when an average opening degree of the solenoid valve is lower than a preset target opening degree, and open the a/f valve when the average opening degree is equal to or higher than the target opening degree.
Yanmar Co., Ltd.

Warm-up system for exhaust gas apparatus

A warm-up system for an exhaust gas apparatus includes the exhaust gas apparatus having a turbocharger provided with a turbine, a first exhaust gas control catalyst provided downstream of the turbine, a bypass passage bypassing the turbine, and an adjustment unit adjusting a turbine inflow exhaust gas flow rate and an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to perform a warm-up control which warms the turbine by controlling the turbine inflow exhaust gas flow rate, by using the adjustment unit, to reach a flow rate higher than zero and lower than the post-warm-up flow rate when an operating state of the internal combustion engine remains constant, such that a warmed state of the first exhaust gas control catalyst is maintained after the first exhaust gas control catalyst is warmed..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Oil-injected screw air compressor

An oil-injected screw air compressor includes a first stage compression chamber, an air buffering chamber coupled to the first stage compression chamber, a second stage compression chamber coupled to the air buffering chamber, a first oil cooling device for cooling lubricating oil for the first stage compression chamber and the air buffering chamber, a second oil cooling device for cooling lubricating oil for the second stage compression chamber and the first oil cooling device, a plurality sensors respectively located at the first stage compression chamber outlet and the second stage compression chamber outlet, and a control unit respectively and dynamically controlling the first oil cooling device and the second oil cooling device according to preset pressure and temperature data measured by the sensors or pressure and temperature data measured by the sensors, and temperature data and humidity data of an environment.. .
Fusheng Industrial (shanghai) Co., Ltd

Oil-injected screw air compressor

An oil-injected screw air compressor includes a first stage compression chamber, an air buffering chamber coupled to the first stage compression chamber, a second stage compression chamber coupled to the air buffering chamber, an oil cooling device for cooling lubricating oil for the first stage compression chamber, the air buffering chamber and the second stage compression chamber, a plurality sensors respectively located at outlets of the first stage compression chamber, the air buffering chamber and the second stage compression chamber, and a control unit respectively and dynamically controlling flow rates of the lubricating oil entering into the first stage compression chamber, the air buffering chamber and the second stage compression chamber according to temperature and pressure data measured by the sensors.. .
Fusheng Industrial (shanghai) Co., Ltd

Arrangement for and feeding ammonia containing fluid into the exhaust gas passage of a combustion plant

An arrangement for feeding ammonia containing fluid into an exhaust gas passage of a combustion plant includes a first fluid line connectable in flow connection with a source of an ammonia containing fluid. A second fluid line is in flow connection with a source of a dilution fluid.
Sumitomo Shi Fw Energia Oy

System and downhole ignition detection

A system and method for confirming ignition of a fuel source in a wellbore is disclosed. The system includes a tool, a fuel source associated with the tool, a control unit to ignite the fuel source, and a sensor to receive an ignition parameter..
Baker Hughes Incorporated

Loader control system and loader control method

A loader control system includes: a boom position calculation unit configured to calculate a position of a boom rotatably supported by a vehicle body of a loader; a bucket attitude calculation unit configured to calculate an attitude of a bucket rotatably supported by the boom; a determination unit configured to determine whether the attitude satisfies a predetermined condition on the basis of the attitude and a reference attitude of the bucket in dumping movement; and a work machine control unit configured to cause the bucket to carry out the dumping movement, and output a control signal to cause the boom to carry out lifting movement when the attitude is determined to satisfy the predetermined condition.. .
Komatsu Ltd.

Continuous supply of power to an electrolysis plant

A method for continuously supplying power to an electrolysis plant with a replacement power supply following failure of the power supply and an electrolysis plant with an electrolysis stack. The method includes supplying the electrolysis plant with power from an energy potential present in an electrolysis stack of the electrolysis plant, the energy potential being convertable into power, and reducing the energy potential present in the electrolysis stack of the electrolysis plant in a controlled manner.
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

Sheet post-processing apparatus and image forming apparatus

Provided is a sheet post-processing apparatus capable of reliably protecting an edge-binding stapling unit and a sheet material, and of performing a sheet-binding process without increasing the size of the apparatus. The sheet post-processing apparatus includes: a binding unit movable to a binding position in which the binding unit performs a binding process using a binding member on a sheet, and an access position in which a user is accessable to the binding unit; and a control unit configured to cause, when the binding unit performs a setting operation for the binding member, the binding unit to perform the setting operation after causing the binding unit to move to a position different from the access position..
Canon Finetech Nisca Inc.

Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus

A sheet feed portion feeds a sheet by performing a pickup operation in a cycle in which a pickup rotary member is switched from a released state to a contact state and then switched to the released state. A detection unit detects the sheet at a position downstream of the sheet feed portion in the sheet feeding direction.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus and filling a product into a container

An apparatus for filling a product into a container is provided. The apparatus comprises: a filling unit configured for delivering the product into the container, the filling unit comprising a pump and furthermore a filling nozzle at its one end; a drive unit for moving the container in relation to the filling unit or vice versa back and forth between a first position, in which a bottom end of the container is arranged at a maximum distance from the filling nozzle, and a second position, in which the bottom end of the container is arranged at a minimum distance from the filling nozzle; and a control unit configured to controlling delivery of the product through the filling nozzle, to control the drive unit, and to calculate a new drive unit motion or controlling movement from said second position to said first position.
Tetra Laval Holdings & Finance S.a.

Bicycle controller and bicycle control system including bicycle controller

A bicycle controller includes an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit controls a transmission device that changes a ratio of a rotational speed of a wheel of a bicycle to a rotational speed of a crank of the bicycle, and a motor that transmits torque to an upstream side of the transmission device in a transmission path of a manual driving force that is input to the crank.
Shimano Inc.

Anti-theft lock for two-wheel vehicles

An anti-theft lock for bicycles and other vehicles powered by a person, which lock can be switched over from a locking state into a move state, containing means for tamper-proof attachment of the lock to the vehicle, and a control unit for switching over the lock from the locking state into the move state, and vice versa, is characterized in that the control unit has a receiver for signals of an associated mobile transmitter which are transmitted in a wireless fashion and means for determining the distance of said control unit from the mobile transmitter; the control unit switches over the lock into the locking state if the distance exceeds a threshold value and the vehicle is simultaneously not travelling; and the control unit switches over the lock into the move state if the distance undershoots a threshold value.. .
Haveltec Gmbh

Narrow-passage assistance system in a motor vehicle

A narrow-passage assistance system is provided for a motor vehicle having at least one electronic control unit, which detects a narrow passage in the form of the presence of two objects that restrict the ego-vehicle on both sides in accordance with signals of various sensors known per se for sensing lateral obstacles and which controls transverse positioning of the ego-vehicle between the two objects by at least one transversely-guiding actuator. The control unit contains a transverse guidance module, which is designed such that the transverse guidance module can distinguish between dynamic and static objects.
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft

Work vehicle

A bulldozer is provided with left and right steering brakes that brake the rotations of left and right drive wheels, and a control unit for hydraulically controlling the braking state of the respective left and right steering brakes. The control unit executes protection processing on the left steering brake or the right steering brake when a state of the degree of engagement of the left steering brake or the right steering brake being within a predetermined range and the vehicle speed being equal to or greater than a predetermined vehicle speed continues for a predetermined time..
Komatsu Ltd.

Steering control device and steering control method

A steering control device that can set and cancel an automatic driving mode includes a steering control unit, a cancellation instruction detection unit, a stop detection unit, and a steering angle reduction unit. The steering control unit controls a steering angle in the automatic driving mode so that a vehicle travels along an intended route.
Denso Corporation

Vehicle transmission control device

In a hybrid vehicle, rotational speed control on a motor/generator connected to a first engagement clutch is carried out when there is a gear shift request to a gear shift stage at which the first engagement clutch of the multistage gear transmission is meshingly engaged. A transmission control unit is provided for outputting a meshing engagement instruction to the first engagement clutch when a rotational speed feedback control causes a differential rotation speed of the first engagement clutch to be within a range of a synchronization determination rotational speed.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

Bicycle controller and bicycle control system including bicycle controller

A bicycle controller includes an electronic control unit that controls a transmission unit and a motor in accordance with a shift request that changes the transmission ratio. If the transmission ratio is changed in multiple steps in accordance with the shift request, then the electronic control unit selectively executes one of first and second shifting operations.
Shimano Inc.

Vehicle control device

A vehicle control device including a tire-side device and a vehicle-side device is provided. The tire-side device includes a vibration detection unit that outputs a detection signal corresponding to a magnitude of vibration of a tire, a signal processing unit that generates μ data representing a friction coefficient between the tire and a road surface by processing the detection signal, and a transmitter that transmits the μ data.
Soken, Inc.

Cruise control device and cruise control method

A road information acquisition unit (12a) acquires information about the road in a prescribed segment forwards of a vehicle (1) that is traveling with the acceleration pedal actuated a first actuation amount, a vehicle information acquisition unit (12b) acquires information about the vehicle (1), a velocity prediction unit (12c) predicts, on the basis of the road information and the vehicle information, the changes in the vehicle velocity that would be brought about in the prescribed segment if the acceleration pedal actuation amount were a second actuation amount greater than the first actuation amount, and an acceleration control unit (12d) controls the acceleration pedal actuation amount such that the acceleration pedal actuation amount of the vehicle (1) becomes the second actuation amount if the predicted vehicle velocity minimal value is less than a target velocity.. .
Isuzu Motors Limited

Travel control device and travel control method

Provided is a travel control device by which it is possible to improve the fuel economy of a vehicle and reduce the burden on a driver, without impacting ease-of-use for the driver. A travel control device (100) has the following: an automatic travel control unit (110) that causes a vehicle to travel according to a travel schedule including drive travel and coasting travel; a passing detection unit (120) that detects the start of a passing operation in which the vehicle passes another vehicle; and a coasting prohibition processing unit (130) that issues a prohibition on the start of coasting travel to the automatic travel control unit (110) under the condition that the passing operation has started..
Isuzu Motors Limited

Hybrid vehicle

A hybrid vehicle includes an engine, a motor, an inverter, an electric power storage device, a transmission, and an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to perform control such that the inverter regeneratively drives the motor, when the electrical system temperature is equal to or higher than a predetermined temperature, set an amount of change of a gear ratio to a down-shift side based on an electrical system temperature and regenerative torque of the motor, and set target gear ratio such that the gear ratio changes to the down-shift side by the amount of change..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

System and pulsing display to provide coasting coach guidance

Methods, systems, and apparatus for providing coasting guidance for a vehicle and improving visibility of the indicator, on the display, to indicate to the driver to begin coasting. The coasting guidance system includes a display configured to display an indicator to a driver to begin coasting.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Braking device for vehicle

Provided is a braking device for a vehicle comprising: a first hydraulic pressure generation unit which generates hydraulic pressure corresponding to the volume of a master chambers in the master chambers that change in volume according to the movement of master pistons; a second hydraulic pressure generation unit which is configured so as to be capable of generating a desired hydraulic pressure in a bottoming state in which the forward movement of the master pistons is restricted by a master cylinder; braking force generation units which apply the braking force corresponding to the input hydraulic pressure to wheels of a vehicle; and a braking force control unit which causes the second hydraulic pressure generation unit to generate hydraulic pressure in the bottoming state, and inputs the hydraulic pressure to the braking force generation units.. .
Advics Co., Ltd.

Electronic parking brake system

Disclosed is an electronic parking brake (epb) system. The epb system has an epb actuator operated by an electric motor, and the epb system includes a motor driver configured to drive the electric motor of the epb actuator; a current sensor configured to sense a current flowing in the electric motor; a voltage sensor configured to sense a voltage supplied to the electric motor; and an electronic control unit (ecu) configured to change a target current to correspond to a parking apply mode that is executed on the basis of a voltage supplied to the electric motor, which is sensed through the voltage sensor when the parking apply mode is executed, and control an operation of the electric motor according to the changed target current..
Mando Corporation

Vehicle control system and vehicle control device

A vehicle control system includes a first transmitter that transmits a predetermined first signal over a predetermined area, a first receiver and a second receiver that receive second and third signals, a detector that detects the field intensities of the received signals, a second transmitter that transmits a signal through an rf-band radio wave, and an electronic control unit that operates an in-vehicle device based on the third signal received by the first receiver and restrains or prohibits the in-vehicle device from being operated based on the third signal when the field intensity of the third signal is lower than the field intensity of the second signal by a value greater than a predetermined standard.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Seat

A car seat includes a first heater, a second heater, and a control unit which controls an output to the first heater and an output to the second heater. The control unit executes a temperature-difference adjustment control, in which the output of the second heater is controlled such that the temperature of the bulging portion heated by the second heater with respect to the temperature of the seating surface portion heated by the first heater is made lower when an ambient temperature is a first temperature than when the ambient temperature is a second temperature which is higher than the first temperature..
Ts Tech Co., Ltd.

Decentralized seat control system

A decentralized seat control system for seats, each seat having several linearly or angularly movable seat elements. The control system includes a serial data bus; a power supply; smart devices with drives connected to the serial data bus and the power supply, each smart device having a basic function and selectably functioning as an active system master; non-smart devices; devices without a control function; a smart control device for controlling the non-smart devices and/or the devices without a control function; and a smart control unit, wherein the active system master provides control commands to the other smart devices..
Bühler Motor Gmbh

Electrically powered vehicle

An electrically powered vehicle includes a power supply device, a first outlet, a second outlet, and an electronic control unit. The first outlet configured to be connected to an external equipment that is not constituent equipment of the electrically powered vehicle.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Electrically powered vehicle

An electrically powered vehicle includes a power supply device, a first outlet configured to be connectable to external equipment that is not constituent equipment of a vehicle, a second outlet configured to be connectable to external equipment that is not constituent equipment of the vehicle, a display device configured to display a first image representing that first power feed is in progress and a second image representing that second power feed is in progress, and an electronic control unit configured to control an image to be displayed on the display device. In a case where the first power feed and the second power feed are being executed, the electronic control unit is configured to perform control such that a display form of the first image is more noticeable than a display form of the second image..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Behavior control device for four-wheel drive vehicle

A behavior control device for a four-wheel drive vehicle that is applied to a vehicle which comprises a center differential device that transmits a driving force from a driving device to front and rear wheel rotation shafts, and permits differential of the front and rear wheel rotation shafts; and a braking force distribution ratio of the front and rear wheels being set to a value in which a proportion of front wheels is larger than that in an ideal distribution ratio. The behavior control device comprises a differential limiting device that changes the limitation degree of a differential between the wheel rotation shafts, and a control unit that controls the differential limiting device to increase the limitation degree of the differential during the vehicle is braked as a degree of an understeer state of the vehicle is high..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

System for applying a design on at least one nail surface

A system including apparatus for applying a design to a nail surface, including an optical device scanning the anatomy of the nail surface and acquiring an image of said nail surface; —a print head; —a motor displacing the print head; —a control unit including connection to communicate with the optical device, and a computer application including instructions for controlling the motor to direct the print head. At least one remote server includes a database recording digital data corresponding to designs.
Nailae Technology Limited

Printer

Provided is a printer including a conveying unit conveying a continuous sheet in accordance with an input print instruction, a plurality of sensors detecting a mark serving as a reference for positioning a print area on the continuous sheet, wherein the plurality of sensors adopt marks different from each other as detection targets, a printing unit printing on a print area of the continuous sheet, a storage unit storing priority information about a sensor to be used preferentially among the plurality of sensors, and a control unit controlling the conveying unit so that the print area is positioned at a print position of the printing unit on the basis of the priority information and a detection result indicating whether each of the plurality of sensors has detected the mark or not during conveying of the continuous sheet while the priority information is stored in advance.. .
Citizen Systems Japan Co., Ltd.

Inkjet printing apparatus

A printing apparatus includes a printing head configured to eject a first ink and a second ink, wherein the second ink generates less deposition than the first ink, an ink absorber configured to absorb the ink ejected from the printing head, a detection unit configured to detect a state of the ink absorber through an optical method, and a control unit configured to cause the printing head to eject the second ink to the ink absorber based on a detection result of the detection unit.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Robot control device having learning control function

A robot control device includes a learning control unit for calculating a learning correction amount, a position storage unit for storing a position of a leading end of a robot mechanism part during the learning control, and a speed storage unit for storing a speed of the leading end of the robot mechanism part during the learning control. The robot control device determines, while the robot mechanism part is operated by a position command after the learning control, whether or not the position and the speed of the leading end are in an abnormal state based on errors with respect to the position and the speed of the leading end stored during the learning control.
Fanuc Corporation

Power tool with output torque compensation and method therefore

A torque delivering power tool includes a power line driven by a motor. The power line includes an input part with an input shaft, an output part with an output shaft, and at least one gear.
Atlas Copco Industrial Technique Ab

Impact tool

In order to provide an impact tool which is capable of increasing a striking force in a rotational direction of being applied from a hammer to an anvil, the impact tool includes: an electric motor; an anvil which supports a work tool and is driven by the electric motor; and a hammer which applies the striking force in the rotational direction to the anvil. The impact tool is provided with: a spindle which is arranged to be concentric with the anvil, supports the hammer to be movable in an axial direction and the rotational direction with respect to the anvil, and transmits motive power of the electric motor to the anvil; and a control unit which controls rotation speed of the electric motor.
Hitachi Koki Co., Ltd.

Blank forming device using electric direct heating and manufacturing a blank

A method of manufacturing a blank which uses direct electric heating includes: pressing electrodes on both sides of the blank and heating the blank by applying current to the blank; hot-forming the heated blank; trimming the formed blank; and loading the trimmed blank. An apparatus for manufacturing the blank includes a pair of first electrode units on both surfaces of a side of the blank to press the surfaces, a pair of second electrode units on both surfaces of the other side of the blank, a pressing unit pressing the first electrode units or the second electrode units on the blank, a cooler cooling portions around the first electrode units or the second electrode units, and a power supply control unit heating the blank up to a predetermined temperature..
Kia Motors Corporation

Die cushion device of press machine

A die cushion device of a press machine includes a hydraulic cylinder that supports a cushion pad and generates die cushion force when a slide of the press machine descends, an orifice and a hydraulic pump/motor that are connected to each other in in parallel between a lower chamber of the hydraulic cylinder and a tank, a servo motor connected to a rotating shaft of the hydraulic pump/motor, and a control unit that controls torque of the servo motor to control the die cushion force, wherein a rotation direction of the servo motor switches from a first rotation direction in which the hydraulic pump/motor serves as a hydraulic motor to a second rotation direction in which the hydraulic pump/motor serves as a hydraulic pump, during generation of the die cushion force.. .
Aida Engineering, Ltd.

Slot die coating apparatus

The present invention relates to a slot die coating apparatus. A slot die coating apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention includes: a slot die configured to perform a coating process by applying ink to a substrate; an image capturing unit disposed adjacent to the slot die and configured to capture a state of the slot die and a state of ink applied to the substrate during the coating process; and a control unit configured to compare an image captured by the image capturing unit with a reference image and control an operation of the slot die and a transfer of the substrate..
Sung An Machinery Co., Ltd.

Light source module and microparticles sorting apparatus having the same

A light source module for microparticles sorting performed in a light-induced dielectrophoresis chip is provided, which includes a light emitting element, a control unit and a light converting unit. The light emitting element is configured to generate and emit light.
Techtron Technology Co., Ltd.

Motion chair and motion chair control system

The present invention relates to a motion chair included in a 4d theater and a motion chair control system for controlling a plurality of the motion chairs. More specifically, the present invention relates to a motion chair, including a control unit configured to receive control data from an operating server and selectively control some or all of effect device control units, the effect device control units configured to correspond to one or more effect devices and to independently control corresponding effect devices under the control of the control unit, and the effect devices for implementing special effects, and a system for controlling the motion chairs..
Cj 4dplex Co., Ltd.

Dysphagia test device, dysphagia test method, dysphagia treatment device, and stimulating current setting method

A dysphagia treatment device includes: a current application unit configured to be attached to a target portion of a treated person in order to percutaneously apply current to a biological tissue of the neck including superior laryngeal nerve of the treated person; a control unit configured to control the current application unit such that percutaneous stimulation caused by an interference wave or a pseudo interference wave is applied to the biological tissue of the neck including the superior laryngeal nerve; an operation unit configured to adjust the current to be applied by the current application unit, to a sensory threshold at which the treated person becomes aware of the percutaneous stimulation; and a display unit configured to display index information based on the sensory threshold.. .
Eusense Medical Co., Ltd.

Process for producing polymeric microspheres

The present invention disclosure disclosed a microsphere-producing process involving three integrated unit operations, 1) microspheres formation; 2) microsphere quality control; 3) post formation microsphere treatment. The first unit operation, i.e.

Motion assist device

A motion assist device, comprises a brace (2, 3, 5, 6, 11; 23, 24, 32, 35) configured to be worn by a user, an assist motor (4, 34) provided in association with the brace to assist a prescribed motion of the user, a control unit (10; 40) for controlling an operation of the assist motor, and an attitude detection sensor (8, 18; 38) connected to the control unit for detecting an attitude of the user. The control unit is configured to activate the assist motor when a prescribed attitude of the user is detected by the attitude detection sensor so that loads on parts of the user's body other than the part which is directly assisted can be minimized.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Operation device, control method, and x-ray imaging unit

An operation device (200) for wirelessly operating an x-ray imaging device (1) is held in a removable manner in a holder (100) included in the x-ray imaging device (1). The operation device (200) includes a control unit (211) that provides a notification when detecting that a predetermined condition is satisfied while the operation device (200) remains removed from the holder (100).
Omron Corporation

Radiation emitting device, controlling radiation emitting device, and program

Provided are a radiation emitting device forming a radiography apparatus, a method for controlling the radiation emitting device, and a program which can reduce power consumption. A radiation emitting device includes a radiation source, a collimator that sets a radiation field region, imaging unit for capturing an image of an imaging target, a display unit that displays the image captured by the imaging unit, an exposure switch, and a control unit that issues a collimator driving command to direct the collimator to set the radiation field region determined from the captured image to the collimator in a case in which the exposure switch is operated..
Fujifilm Corporation

Vertical indoor eco-system

The vertical indoor ecosystem invention is an indoor vertical modular structure and method. The system includes at least one: retention tank, grow bed, grow tank, structural frame, recycling water supply, light energy supply and control units.

Cannabis farming systems and methods

Variable-scale, modular, easily manufacturable, energy efficient, reliable, and computer-operated farming superstructure systems (fss) may be used to produce cannabis for human consumption with minimal water and environmental impact. A system for producing electricity, heat, and cannabis includes a power production system (pps), a farming superstructure system (fss), and a temperature control unit (tcu).
Insectergy, Llc

Control units, nodes, system, and transmitting and communicating data

Agricultural electronics include many components. The components can be connected via an electronic link that connects the various components to components of an agricultural implement.
Kinze Manufacturing, Inc.

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Circuit board, electronic control unit, and switching control electronic control unit

An electronic control unit includes; a circuit board including a plurality of layers, the layers including a plurality of ground layers having different thicknesses from one another; a drain line connected to the circuit board; a switching device configured to selectively connect the drain line to one of the plurality of ground layers based on a frequency of an electromagnetic wave inside a vehicle cabin; and a controller configured to control the connection of the switching device based on the frequency of the electromagnetic wave inside the vehicle cabin.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Scalable electric provisioning system

The present disclosure relates to a scalable electric provisioning system comprising a housing, a high voltage direct current (dc) backplane, a communication bus, at least one provisioning module and a control unit. The housing defines a plurality of slots.

Backplane electronic board and associated electronic control unit

The present invention concerns a backplane electronic board (20) having on inner face (142) suitable for bein g connected to electronic board connectors (12) and an outer face (143) suitable for being connected lo an outer connector (15), the backplane board (20) being characterised in that it has blind holes opening on ihe inner face (142) of some, and holes opening on the outer face (143) of same, the holes being suitable for receiving press-fit connection elements and forming therewith an electrical connection point.. .
Safran Electronics & Defense

Ecu housing and cover for use therein

A housing for a vehicle electronic control unit. The housing comprises a mounting part and a removable cover which is removably attachable to the mounting part.
Trw Limited

Device, method, and program

To enable low latency uplink to be used in a more preferable mode can be provided. A device includes: a communication unit configured to perform radio communication; and a control unit configured to perform control such that control information is transmitted from the communication unit to a terminal, the control information indicating that a communication scheme in which data non-orthogonally multiplexed for a plurality of layers is demodulated through cancellation of interference between the layers and in which the data is transmitted from the terminal to a base station through a predetermined uplink resource, is available..
Sony Corporation

Radio-frequency module and wireless device

A wireless device includes a radio-frequency module, a modem module, and a control unit. The radio-frequency module and the modem module operate either in a first operation mode or in a second operation mode.
Realtek Semiconductor Corp.

Electronic device and controlling industrial communication device, and industrial communication device thereof

An electronic device for controlling an industrial communication device may include: a near field communication module; a main communication module; and a control unit configured to confirm one or more contacts connected to a conversation group of a messenger application when a voice signal corresponding to a first voice is received from an industrial communication device paired through the near field communication module, and transmit a voice message corresponding to the first voice to the corresponding device or devices of the confirmed contact or contacts using the main communication module.. .
Kmw Inc.

Portable terminal, information processing apparatus, content display system and content display method

A portable terminal includes a receiving unit which receives content information, an external device communication unit which conducts communication with an external information device, a display unit which displays the content information received by the receiving unit, an acquiring unit which acquires identification information identifying the content information displayed by the display unit, an operation unit which receives an operation indication from a user, and a control unit which conducts control such that if a transmission indication of the identification information is received by the operation unit while the content information is being displayed, the identification information acquired by the acquiring unit is transmitted to the external information device and the display of the content information by the display unit is terminated.. .
Hitachi Maxell, Ltd.

Portable terminal, information processing apparatus, content display system and content display method

A portable terminal includes a receiving unit which receives content information, an external device communication unit which conducts communication with an external information device, a display unit which displays the content information received by the receiving unit, an acquiring unit which acquires identification information identifying the content information displayed by the display unit, an operation unit which receives an operation indication from a user, and a control unit which conducts control such that if a transmission indication of the identification information is received by the operation unit while the content information is being displayed, the identification information acquired by the acquiring unit is transmitted to the external information device and the display of the content information by the display unit is terminated.. .
Hitachi Maxell, Ltd.

Vehicle camera lvds repeater

A vision system of a vehicle includes a camera disposed at a vehicle and having a field of view exterior of the vehicle. The camera captures image data and outputs a low voltage differential signal (lvds).
Magna Electronics Inc.

Image processing device, image processing method and program

An image processing device may include a control unit. The control unit may be operable, in a first mode, to control display on a display screen of a representative image of a group of images and, in a second mode, to control display on the display screen of an image of the group of images corresponding to a posture of the device.
Sony Corporation

Image processing device, imaging device, image processing method, and image processing program

Provided are an image processing device, an imaging device, an image processing method, and an image processing program which can instantly switch display between a chromatic image indicating an in-focus state and an achromatic image indicating an out-of-focus state. A control unit performs control such that a chromatic split image, which is obtained by giving a chromatic color included in a normal image to an achromatic split image, is displayed in a case in which the result of comparison between an output value of a first image signal and an output value of a second image signal is less than a threshold value.
Fujifilm Corporation

Image forming apparatus and information processing method

An image forming apparatus is provided that includes a scanning unit that performs a scanning operation of scanning each page of a document to acquire image data, and a printing unit that performs a printing operation of printing data based on the image data acquired by the scanning unit in parallel with the scanning operation by the scanning unit. The image forming apparatus further includes a control unit that controls the printing unit to stop the printing operation before the printing operation is performed with respect to all the image data acquired by the scanning unit, and controls the printing unit to resume the printing operation with respect to data that is stored in a storage unit based on the image data acquired by the scanning unit while the printing operation is stopped when the data that is stored in the storage unit reaches a first threshold value..
Ricoh Company, Ltd.

Image forming apparatus

This image forming device is provided with: an image reading unit; a control unit which generates distribution data indicating the distribution of an angle of inclination of documents (d) read during a pre-determined time period, performs a test to determine whether there is a significant difference between the distribution data and standard distribution data, and on the basis of the test result determines whether maintenance of the image forming device is required; and a communication unit which, if it has been determined that maintenance is required, transmits a maintenance request notification to a service system.. .
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Gate way device, communication system, communication method, and communication program

The data analysis and management unit generating a plurality of local mac addresses from a mac address given to the gateway device and assigning the local mac addresses to the plurality of control units.. .

Phase rotation and amplitude control unit

A phase rotator and amplitude control unit, prau (500), for performing phase rotation and amplitude control of an input signal and generating an output signal with an individual phase shift is disclosed. The prau (500) comprises a plurality n1 of phase rotator and amplitude control circuits, prac.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Apparatus for recognizing pulse signal

The present disclosure relates to an apparatus for recognizing a pulse signal, and more particularly, to an apparatus for recognizing a pulse signal, which maintains the pulse signal being input for a scan time until an end time point of the scan time, and stores the pulse signal in a pulse signal storage area as pulse input data. The apparatus for recognizing a pulse signal according to one embodiment of the present disclosure includes a signal maintaining unit configured to maintain and output the pulse signal, which is input for the scan time, as a pulse maintaining signal; a signal transmission unit configured to receive the pulse maintaining signal from the signal maintaining unit and transmit the input pulse maintaining signal; and a control unit configured to output the transmission control signal to the signal transmission unit to receive and store the received pulse maintaining signal..
Lsis Co., Ltd.

Synchronous motor control circuit and control method

A control method for controlling a synchronous motor includes calculating d-axis and q-axis current commands according to a frequency command and frequency of the synchronous motor by a mtpa control unit; when a feedback output voltage of the synchronous motor is larger than a control level, outputting a flux-weakening current command by a voltage control unit; calculating a flux-weakening current feed-forward value according to the frequency, a target level and the q-axis current command by a feed-forward control unit; when the sum of the flux-weakening current command and the flux-weakening current feed-forward value is smaller than the d-axis current command, adjusting the d-axis current command by the sum of the flux-weakening current command and the flux-weakening current feed-forward value; and outputting d-axis and q-axis voltage commands according to the adjusted d-axis current command and the q-axis current command to control the synchronous motor.. .
Delta Electronics, Inc.

Power conversion apparatus and control power conversion apparatus

Provided are a control unit having a first control state in which a first switching element and a second switching element of one series circuit are turned on and a second control state to which the first control state shifts and in which a first switching element of another series circuit and the second switching element of the one series circuit are turned on, and executing control so as to apply predetermined voltage to the other side of a transformer during a predetermined time period during the first control state before shifting to the second control state.. .
Autonetworks Technologies, Ltd.

Control device, electric storage device, electric storage system, and computer-readable medium

When one of the electric storage modules connected in parallel is individually replaced, the voltage of an electric storage module to be newly added and the voltage of the remaining electric storage module(s) need to match each other with high precision before the electric storage module to be newly added is attached to an electric storage system. A control device includes a control unit for controlling a switching element arranged between a wire and an electric storage unit such that: (i) the switching element electrically connects the wire and the electric storage unit if terminal voltage of the switching element satisfies a predetermined condition; and (ii) the switching element electrically disconnects the wire and the electric storage unit if the terminal voltage of the switching element does not satisfy the predetermined condition..
Next-e Solutions Inc.

Change of current return path in a bipole power transmission system

An arrangement for changing current return path in a bipole direct current power transmission system includes a converter station having an active and a passive converter connected in series between an active and a passive pole line via a first neutral bus, a metallic return transfer switch in an electrode line, a ground return transfer switch in a current redirecting path between the passive pole line and the neutral bus and a control unit which in case of change to the passive pole line for providing a return current path is configured to, upon control of power related to the active converter from steady-state to zero, close the ground return transfer switch and thereafter open the metallic return transfer switch, whereupon power related to the active converter may be controlled back to steady state.. .
Abb Schweiz Ag

Apparatus for preventing electric shock in event of flooding and method therefor

The present technology relates to an apparatus for preventing electric shock in the event of flooding and a method therefor. To this end, the apparatus for preventing electric shock in the event of flooding may comprise: a transformer for supplying a voltage using a neutral grounding method in a single-phase two-wire low-voltage power distribution system; an earth leakage circuit breaker connected to power output from the transformer, an electric currents measurement unit for measuring the amount of electric currents passing through the earth leakage circuit breaker, a control unit for calculating the contact resistance to be compensated for, using the amount of electric currents from the electric currents measurement unit, and transmitting a control signal corresponding thereto; and a contact resistance compensation unit for compensating for the contact resistance according to the control signal from the control unit..

Light-emitting device and distance measurement device

Provided is a technology for suppressing variations in the waveform of a light emission pulse caused by various factors in a light-emitting device. A light-emitting device is provided with: a light source 101 in which relaxation oscillation occurs immediately after energization; a light source drive circuit 104 which includes a differentiation circuit 102 having a resistor and a capacitor connected in parallel, and in which a switching element 103 for voltage application is connected in series with the differentiation circuit; a power supply circuit 105; a light-reception element 107 which detects pulsed light emitted from the light source 101; and a voltage control unit 109 which controls an output voltage from the power supply circuit 105 in correspondence with the waveform of the detected pulsed light..
Topcon Corporation

Intelligent switch for automotive application

An intelligent switch for automotive application. In particular, a resettable and/or programmable fuse comprising at least one inlet, at least one outlet, and a switch circuit electrically connecting the at least one inlet and the at least one outlet.
Te Connectivity Corporation

Semiconductor memory device

A semiconductor memory device includes a first memory cell, a second memory cell above the first memory cell, a first word line electrically connected to a gate of the first memory cell, a second word line electrically connected to a gate of the second memory cell, and a control unit that performs an erasing operation on the first and second memory cells. During the erasing operation, the control unit applies a first voltage to a first word line and a second voltage higher than the first voltage to a second word line..
Toshiba Memory Corporation

Semiconductor memory device and operating the same

Provided herein are a semiconductor memory device and a method for operating the same. The semiconductor memory device includes a memory cell array, a status signal generator, an rb output control unit and a control logic.
Sk Hynix Inc.

Dc voltage conversion circuit and liquid crystal display device including the same

The dc voltage conversion circuit includes a booster circuit and a protection circuit. The booster circuit receives a first voltage, converts the first voltage into a second voltage, and provides the second voltage to a vgh line of a lcd device.
Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Pixel driving circuits, pixel driving methods and display devices

The present disclosure relates to a pixel driving circuit, a pixel driving method and a display device. A voltage related to a threshold voltage of a driving unit is stored in a storage unit during a compensation stage of the pixel driving circuit utilizing a charging control unit so that an operating current of the driving unit is not affected by the threshold voltage during a light emitting holding stage of the pixel driving circuit.
Chengdu Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd

Communication device for vehicle-to-x communication

The invention relates to a communication device for vehicle-to-x communication for a vehicle, comprising: at least four antennas for transmitting and receiving wireless information and at least one electronic control unit (ecu) for transmitting and receiving information via the antennas and for processing the information received or to be transmitted via the antennas, wherein the at least four antennas are arranged on the vehicle in such a way that the directional characteristics of antennas among the at least four antennas which are arranged directly opposite each other on the vehicle exhibit a spatial overlap.. .
Continental Teves Ag & Co. Ohg

Detector system

The system includes an active unit, such as a detector unit, which has a processor, a network port for connection to a central control unit, and an optical data input port. The processor is arranged to enable the optical data input port on receipt of an enable signal received by the active unit from the central control unit via a network..
Tyco Fire & Security Gmbh

Determination of filling levels at the checkout terminal

A checkout terminal, and method of using, having a goods receiving area for receiving goods, a goods recording area for recording the data of the goods, and a goods dispensing area for dispensing the goods. The checkout terminal further has a control unit configured for controlling the operation of the checkout terminal.

Store shelf imaging system and method

A store profile generation system includes a mobile base and an image capture assembly mounted on the base. The assembly includes at least one image capture device for acquiring images of product display units in a retail environment.
Conduent Business Services, Llc

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable storage medium

An image processing apparatus includes: an input unit adapted to input an image; a first acquisition unit adapted to acquire a low-frequency component image from the image input by the input unit; a first transformation unit adapted to transform the low-frequency component image acquired by the first acquisition unit; a second transformation unit adapted to transform the image input by the input unit; a second acquisition unit adapted to acquire a transformed high-frequency component image from the transformed image obtained by the second transformation unit; and a display control unit adapted to display, on a display unit, a combined image obtained by combining the transformed low-frequency component image obtained by the first transformation unit and the transformed high-frequency component image acquired by the second acquisition unit.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus and parallel polyphase image interpolation

The present invention provides apparatus and method for parallel polyphase image interpolation. The apparatus comprises: a local memory, a first memory access control unit, a second memory access control unit, a source image data buffering unit, a filter coefficient buffering unit, a multiply-accumulator, a third memory access control unit and a state machine; the first memory access control unit is configured for obtaining source image data from the local memory and buffering them into a source image data buffering unit; the second memory access control unit is configured for obtaining filter coefficients from the local memory and buffering them into a filter coefficient buffering unit; the source image data buffering unit is configured for inputting source image data to each multiply-accumulator, the filter coefficient buffering unit is configured for broadcasting filter coefficients corresponding to the source image data to the multiply-accumulators; and the multiply-accumulator is configured for performing multiply-accumulation operation on the source image data and the filter coefficients, and outputting the multiply-accumulation result every f clocks.
Institute Of Automation Chinese Academy Of Sciences

Store shelf imaging system and method

A store profile generation system includes a mobile base and an image capture assembly mounted on the base. The assembly includes at least one image capture device for acquiring images of product display units in a retail environment.
Conduent Business Services, Llc

Methods for transferring reserves when moving virtual machines across systems

A computer-implemented method for transferring a reserve to a target host, according to one embodiment, includes granting to a source system, by a control unit, a reserve for a volume of a storage device. A push reserve command is received from the source system.
International Business Machines Corporation

Adjustments of buffer credits for optimizing the number of retry operations and transfer ready operations

A control unit monitors a number of transfer ready operations and a number of retry operations during a monitoring period during communication with a plurality of channels. Based, on the monitoring, a number of buffer credits for communication with the plurality of channels is adjusted..
International Business Machines Corporation

Determining whether to install a vehicle system update in a vehicle

A software update system for a vehicle is disclosed, as well as a method of determining whether to install a software update at an electronic control unit (ecu) in the vehicle. The method includes the steps of: receiving at the ecu a first signal from a first vehicle system module (vsm) in the vehicle; receiving at the ecu a second signal from a second vsm in the vehicle, wherein the first and second signals each provide an indication that the vehicle is in a stationary state; based on the first and second signals, assessing at the ecu that the vehicle is in the stationary state, wherein the assessment is in accordance with a first predetermined confidence level; and in response to the assessment, authorizing at the ecu an installation of the software update on ecu memory..
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Server apparatus that distributes print data, management print data, and storage media

According to an embodiment, a server apparatus includes a storage unit and a control unit. The storage unit correlates print data to a user id of which a user registers the print data, and stores the correlated print data.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing apparatus, program, and operation control me

There is provided an information processing apparatus including: a detection unit for detecting pressure applied by user input performed on a touch screen; a determination unit for determining which of two or more input states the user input belongs to, in accordance with the pressure detected by the detection unit; and an operation control unit for enabling or disabling a limitation imposed on operation with a user interface displayed on the touch screen, in accordance with the state of the user input determined by the determination unit.. .
Sony Corporation

Terminal device, electronic stamp and program

A terminal device which is capable of increasing electronic stamp position patterns without reducing the types of terminal devices for which the electronic stamp may be used. The terminal device includes a multi-touch-format touch panel which is capable of simultaneously detecting contacts or presses at a plurality of positions, and a control unit which carries out a prescribed control on condition that after the contacts or presses have been detected in the touch panel at the plurality of positions which have a prescribed relative position, contacts or presses are detected at a plurality of positions which have a different prescribed relative position..
Transcosmos Inc.

Terminal and controlling the same based on spatial interaction

A terminal and method for controlling the terminal using spatial gesture are provided. The terminal includes a sensing unit which detects a user gesture moving an object in a certain direction within proximity the terminal, a control unit which determines at least one of movement direction, movement speed, and movement distance of the user gesture and performs a control operation associated with a currently running application according to the determined at least one of movement direction, movement speed, and movement distance of the user gesture, and a display unit which displays an execution screen of the application under the control of the control unit..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Motion-sensing control device

Provided is a somatosensory control device (100), comprising a power supply module (10), a posture sensing module (11) and a transmission module (12). The power supply module (10) is electrically connected to the posture sensing module (11) and the transmission module (12), respectively, to supply power thereto.
Meta Technologies Inc.

Device that assists a maneuvering procedure of a motor vehicle

The disclosure relates to a device that assists a maneuvering procedure of a motor vehicle. The device comprises an operator control unit, and is configured to bring about a continuation of the maneuvering procedure only for as long as a predetermined actuation of the operator control unit is performed by an operator who is monitoring the maneuvering procedure.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Program optimization system

A program optimization system is provided with a cnc simulator configured to sequentially read out a machining program and perform a machining simulation, a machining program storage unit configured to successively transfer the machining program to the cnc simulator, and a transfer speed control unit configured to control a transfer speed to be a predetermined lower limit value. The cnc simulator optimize the machining program when a state of buffering deficiency in which the machining program to be read out is insufficient is detected in a cutting section and create optimized machining program free from a buffering deficiency..
Fanuc Corporation

Smart electronic device management system

A smart electronic device management system is a device that is utilized to manage and control electronic devices. The device includes a housing structure that may be mounted to a surface such as a wall.

Timepiece and control timepiece

A timepiece, in which an indicating hand is driven by a motor and high speed processing is required for driving a load other than the indicating hand, includes a main control circuit that instructs drive timing of the motor so as to drive the load, and that is operated by an operation frequency serving as a first frequency, and a motor control unit that generates a drive pulse for driving the motor, and that is operated by an operation frequency serving as a second frequency which is lower than the first frequency.. .
Seiko Instruments Inc.

Image forming apparatus

Provided is an image forming apparatus, including: a developer containing unit configured to contain developer; a developer bearing member, which is rotatably provided in the developer containing unit, and is configured to bear the developer; a driving unit configured to drive the developer bearing member; and a control unit configured to control the driving unit so that, when rotation of the developer bearing member is stopped after an image forming operation is terminated, drive transmission to the developer bearing member is turned off after a rotational speed of the developer bearing member is reduced to a set rotational speed lower than a rotational speed of the developer bearing member during the image formation while performing the drive transmission to the developer bearing member.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Liquid crystal lens, 3d display panel and methods for controlling the same

The present disclosure relates to a liquid crystal lens, a 3d display panel and methods for controlling the same. A liquid crystal lens for a 3d display panel, including a first substrate, a second substrate, a plurality of first electrodes arranged on the first substrate, a second electrode arranged on the second substrate, a liquid crystal layer arranged between the first substrate and the second substrate, and a control unit.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

3d display driving the 3d display apparatus

Embodiments of the present application provide a 3d display apparatus and a method for driving the same. The apparatus includes: a backlight assembly forming bright stripes and dark stripes arranged alternately; a liquid crystal display panel displaying a left eye image of a 3d display signal by a first set of pixel units and display a right eye image by a second set of pixel units; a location tracking unit acquiring a location of a viewer; and a control unit adjusting position of the bright and dark stripes and deflection of liquid crystal of the liquid crystal display panel such that a light emitted from the bright stripes is allowed to pass through corresponding first set to be received by left eye and to pass through corresponding second set to be received by right eye respectively.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co. Ltd.

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a control unit: starting up a rotary polygon mirror based on a first signal output by a driving unit thereof; causing a light source to emit a laser-beam while controlling a rotational speed of the rotary polygon mirror based on the first signal to acquire a second signal output from a detecting unit of the laser-beam; turning off the light source after acquiring a phase relation between the first and second signals; causing a charging unit to charge a photosensitive member; making the laser-beam to enter onto the detecting unit without exposing the photosensitive member based on the phase relation in response to the rotational speed reaching a target speed; controlling the rotational speed based on the second signal in response to the laser-beam being entered; and starting image formation in response to the rotational speed converging within a predetermined range including the target speed.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Microscope system

Provided is a microscope system including: a stage on which a sample is placed and that is movable in a direction orthogonal to an observation optical axis; a detecting unit that detects a position of the stage; an imaging unit that acquires an image of the sample on the stage; an image generating unit that generates an overlapped image by overlapping the acquired image with the position of the stage; a searching unit that searches for a position of the acquired image in the generated overlapped image; and a control unit that performs control including causing the image generating unit to stop the overlapping process and causing the searching unit to execute the position search when detection by the detecting unit fails, and causing the image generating unit to resume the overlapping process starting from a search position of the searching unit when the search is successful.. .
Olympus Corporation

Microscope system

A microscope system includes: a stage for placing a sample and movable in a direction; a position detecting unit that detects the stage position; an imaging unit that captures an image of the sample; an image generating unit that combines the acquired image based on the detected position; a position searching unit that searches for the position of an image on the generated combined image as the stage position; a switching detecting unit that detects switching of an optical member; and a control unit that corrects, when switching is detected, the stage position based on a difference between the stage position detected by the position detecting unit and the stage position searched by the position searching unit so that the stage position detected by the position detecting unit coincides with the stage position searched by the position searching unit.. .
Olympus Corporation

Radiation imaging apparatus, controlling radiation imaging apparatus, and non-transitory computer readable storage medium

A radiation imaging apparatus includes a radiation detection unit with a pixel array configured to generate a signal according to radiation and a notification unit configured to perform notification by sound production. The radiation imaging apparatus includes: a detection unit configured to detect a plurality of notification events occurring in accordance with a state of the radiation imaging apparatus; and a control unit configured to control the notification by the notification unit based on priority set for each of the plurality of notification events..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Ultrasonic sensor device and sensing ultrasonic sensor device

Provided is an ultrasonic sensor device and a sensing method thereof. The device includes a driving unit for providing a transmission pulse to a transducer which transmits an ultrasonic wave and receives an echo of the ultrasonic wave; an amplifier for amplifying an electrical signal for the echo; an analog-to-digital converter for converting the amplified electrical signal into an original digital signal; a signal processor for performing an envelope extraction processing of the original digital signal to generate an extracted signal; and a control unit for outputting a distance signal with respect to an external object based on the original digital signal and the extracted signal, wherein the control unit includes: a test frequency generator for applying a test frequency signal to the transducer, and an excitation frequency measuring unit for measuring the excitation frequency generated in the transducer..
Hyundai Autron Co., Ltd.

Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and transmission control method

According to one embodiment, a magnetic resonance imaging apparatus provided with a plurality of transmission channels includes a signal processing unit and a control unit. The signal processing unit acquires a radio frequency magnetic field emitted from each of the plurality of transmission channels through a receiver coil mounted on an object and measure a phase of the radio frequency magnetic field.
Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation

Titration module of biochip and tiration test apparatus thereof

A titration module of biochip includes a base, a plurality of titration units, a plurality of pipelines, a transfer unit, and a control unit. The plural titration units and the plural pipelines are arranged above the base, and that the titration units each is provided, at its lower end, a needle element and a reservoir which are communicated with each other.
King Yuan Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method for pre and post image association in fiber optic inspection

A fiber optic connector inspection display system including: a input unit which receives fiber end-face images; a display mode election unit which allows a user to select at least one of an image capture mode or an image review mode; a capturing unit which captures the fiber end-face images; a storing unit which stores the captured images as a first still image and a second still image; a display unit which displays the received fiber end-face images from the input unit or the stored first and second still images, and a control unit which stores each of the first and second still images with a user defined identification label, and the control unit may further label the each of the first and second still images with a preset image pair mode label if the user selects a preset image pair mode.. .
Afl Telecommunications Llc

Integrated torque sensor in controller board and eps system incorporating the same

An electric power steering system includes a system housing, an electric motor, a steering shaft assembly, and an electronic control unit. The electric motor is disposed within a motor housing that is disposed within and is attached to the system housing.
Steering Solutions Ip Holding Corporation

Weighing apparatus with proximity sensor

A weighing apparatus includes —a sample holder (20), —a protective housing (14, 16, 18) with an access port (181) and a closure element (26), —a reflection sensor (34) with a radiation emitter (37) emitting sensor radiation (38) reflected by a reflecting object (39) and with a radiation receiver (42) receiving a sensor radiation component (40), reflected by the object and —a control unit (32), connected to a motorized drive (30) of the closure element and to the reflection sensor, and which controls the motorized drive with a reflection sensor signal, for transferring the closure element between closed and open positions. A differentiating element subjects a sensor primary signal (52) of the reflection sensor to a differentiation.
Sartorius Lab Instruments Gmbh & Co. Kg

Charged particle beam device

A charged particle apparatus includes: a charged particle source unit; a blanking electrode unit that blanks a charged particle beam launched from the charged particle source unit; a deflecting electrode unit that deflects the charged particle beam launched from the charged particle source unit and passing through the blanking electrode unit; an objective lens unit that converges the charged particle beam deflected by the deflecting electrode unit and radiates the charged particle beam to a surface of a sample; a secondary charged particle detection unit that detects a secondary charged particle generated from the sample irradiated with the charged particle beam; a signal processing unit that processes a signal obtained by detecting the secondary charged particle by the secondary charged particle detection unit; and a control unit that controls the entire apparatus. The control unit includes a transient signal correction unit that corrects a transient signal when the blanking of the charged particle beam is turned off by the blanking electrode.
Hitachi High-technologies Corporation

Imaging device and imaging method

In an aspect of the invention, first and second images having parallax are acquired by an imaging unit (202) including a first imaging part (202a) and a second imaging part (202b), and an angle between an imaging direction of the imaging unit (202) and a normal direction of a flat surface of an object to be inspected having the flat surface is calculated on the basis of the acquired first and second images. The pan/tilt of the imaging unit (202) are controlled by a pan/tilt control unit (210), but images for inspection showing the object to be inspected are taken and acquired by the imaging unit in a case in which the calculated angle is controlled to an angle within an allowable angle range..
Fujifilm Corporation

Fill level measurement device for determining the topology of a filling material surface

A fill level measurement device can be provided for determining the topology of a filling material surface. The fill level measurement device can comprise an antenna array having at least three antenna apparatuses, each of which can be designed or configured to transmit a radar signal and to receive a signal reflected on the filling material surface.
Vega Grieshaber Kg

Cooling circuit, cold drying installation and controlling a cooling circuit

A cooling circuit is equipped with a coolant, a compressor, a condenser and evaporator expansion valve combinations, whereby the outlets of the evaporators are connected to a collection pipe connected to the compressor. The cooling circuit comprises a control unit connected to a temperature sensor and a pressure sensor affixed in the collection pipe and connected to the expansion valves for the control of them.
Atlas Copco Airpower, Naamloze Vennootschap

Imaging stand

Example embodiments for a stand for mounting a portable electronic device having an optical sensor are provided. The stand permits hands free operation of the portable electronic device for capturing the image or video using the optical sensor.

Power transmission vehicle

A power transmission apparatus for a vehicle includes a power control unit constituted by first and second clutches. An input unit is configured by configuring a number of input gears on first and second input shafts overlapped and disposed on the same axis line without rotary interference so that the rotary power of the engine is input through the power control unit.
Hyundai Motor Company

Road vehicle braking system with forced recirculation of the brake liquid

A braking system for a road vehicle having: a brake disc; a brake caliper provided with at least one hydraulic piston; a hydraulic circuit containing a brake liquid and having: a hydraulic control unit provided with an electrically controlled pump and a delivery pipe, which connects the hydraulic control unit to the hydraulic piston; a return pipe, which is separate from and independent of the delivery pipe and connects the hydraulic piston to the hydraulic control unit; a recirculation solenoid valve, which is interposed along the return pipe and can be controlled so as to enable or forbid the circulation of the brake liquid along the return pipe; and a control unit, which, when the braking system is not used, opens the recirculation solenoid valve and operates the electrically controlled pump so as to create a circulation of the brake liquid through the first delivery pipe and through the return pipe.. .
Ferrari S.p.a.

Control device

The invention, while reducing noise, suppresses a load increase in a processor and a delay in drive control. An engine control unit includes a processor, a driving circuit including a switching element to drive a load such as a fuel injector and an ignition device, and a communication circuit that transmits control signals from the processor to the driving circuit via serial communication.
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd.

Full-close abnormality diagnosis flow control valve

An egr valve includes a valve seat in a flow passage of a housing, a valve element seatable on the valve seat, a rotary shaft to open or close the valve element, a motor and a speed reducing mechanism, a return spring urging the valve element in a valve closing direction, and an opening-degree sensor to detect an opening degree of the valve element. An electronic control unit (ecu) diagnoses abnormality due to lodging of foreign matter between the valve seat and the valve element during full close.
Aisan Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Method for diagnosing failure of power stage of electronic waste gate actuator

The present invention relates to a method for diagnosing a failure of a power stage of an electronic waste gate actuator (ewga). According to the present invention, whether the failure of the power stage of the ewga occurs is determined by confirming, by an engine control unit (ecu), information on the failure of the power stage transferred from an ewga driver ic at the time of ewga position learning, after an engine is turned off.
Hyundai Motor Company

Hybrid vehicle

In a hybrid vehicle including: an engine having an exhaust system in which a filter that removes particulate matter is provided; a motor configured to generate a driving force for the hybrid vehicle; a power storage device configured to exchange an electric power with the motor; and an electronic control unit configured to control the engine and the motor. When an accumulation amount of the particulate matter of the filter is equal to or more than a predetermined accumulation amount, the electronic control unit is configured to permit fuel cut of the engine when a temperature of the filter is lower than a predetermined temperature, and the electronic control unit is configured to prohibit the fuel cut of the engine when the temperature of the filter is equal to or higher than the predetermined temperature..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Fuel evaporative emission control device

A fuel evaporative emission control device including an electronic control unit that, when fuel tank inner pressure exceeds a first predetermined pressure, performs tank purge of closing a bypass valve and opening a sealing valve, discharging fuel evaporative gas inside the fuel tank into an air intake path of an engine in an operated state through a purge pipe and a vapor pipe, and treating the fuel evaporative gas, where, when tank purge is performed, if a first predetermined period of time passes after closing of the bypass valve without the fuel tank inner pressure falling to or below the first predetermined pressure, the sealing valve is closed and tank purge is stopped.. .
Mitsubishi Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and system for supplying charge pulses to a chip zapper of a gas turbine engine

An energy generation system for generating energy to be supplied to a chip zapping unit of for example a gas turbine engine comprises an ignition system, e.g. That of the gas turbine engine, the ignition system having an energy output and configured to supply operational energy to the energy output, and the chip zapping unit having an energy input, the energy input coupled to the energy output of the ignition system to receive the operational energy therefrom.
Honeywell International Inc.

Water injection device of an internal combustion engine, and operating a water injection device of said type

A water injection device of an internal combustion engine is provided. The water injection device includes a water tank for storing water, and a delivery element for delivering the water.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Exhaust purification device and control same

The present invention is provided with: a sox purge control unit that executes catalyst regeneration processing that maintains the temperature of a nox occlusion/reduction catalyst at a prescribed recovery temperature; a catalyst temperature estimation unit that estimates catalyst temperature on the basis of the amount of unburnt fuel contained in exhaust and of a catalyst heat generation amount; a second exhaust temperature sensor that is arranged further to an exhaust downstream side than the catalyst and that detects exhaust temperature; and a heat generation amount correction value setting unit that, during the execution of the catalyst regeneration processing, on the basis of an estimated catalyst temperature estimated by the catalyst temperature estimation unit and of an actual exhaust temperature detected by the second exhaust temperature sensor, obtains a heat generation amount correction value that is used to correct the heat generation amount of the catalyst.. .
Isuzu Motors Limited

Control equipment for monitoring flows of drilling muds for uninterrupted drilling mud circulation circuits and method thereof

Control equipment monitors flows of drilling mud in a drilling mud circulation circuit. The equipment includes: at least one first inlet element, in turn having at least one first measuring device; at least one second outlet element, in turn having at least one second measuring device, and a processing and control unit electrically connected to both the first measuring device and the second measuring device.
Drillmec Spa

Motorised drive device for a closure or solar protection home-automation facility, associated home-automation facility and controlling the operation of such a device

Disclosed is a motorised drive device for a closure or solar protection home-automation facility which includes an electromechanical actuator, an electronic control unit and a standalone electric power supply device. The electronic control unit is configured to detect electric power supply and supply interruption periods of the electromechanical actuator from at least one photovoltaic cell, using only a unit for measuring a magnitude linked to the electric power supply of the electromechanical actuator by the at least one photovoltaic cell, and resetting at least one portion of the data stored by the electronic control unit, following the simulation of a sequence of electric power supply and supply interruption periods of the electromechanical actuator, wherein the electric power supply and supply interruption periods are detected via measurement elements..
Simu

Smart management system for garage doors and electronic devices

A smart management system for garage doors and electronic devices is a device that is utilized to manage and control electronic devices. The device includes a housing structure that is mountable to a surface such as a wall or a ceiling.

Faucet apparatus

A faucet apparatus includes a rotating operation unit that rotationally operates water spouting and shutting off operations, and a flow adjustment operation and a temperature adjustment operation of hot and cold water, an acceleration sensor that detects an attitude and a rotating movement of the rotating operation unit, and a control unit. The rotating operation unit moves without striding across a horizontal plane at a time of performing a rotating operation from a first operation position to a second operation position around a predetermined rotation axis in the water spouting state.
Toto Ltd.

Apparatus for controlling water purifier, water purifier and controlling thereof

A control apparatus for a water purifier includes a storage device and a control unit. The storage device is configured to store discharge information that includes an amount of beverage discharged from the water purifier in a time slot of a predetermined period of time.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Aircraft displaying wind shear

A vehicle system includes a control unit with a weather module configured to receive weather data and to identify a wind shear zone at a location based on the weather data, the weather module further configured to generate wind shear coordinate data and wind shear characteristic data based on the weather data. The control unit further includes a display module configured to generate display commands based on the wind shear coordinate data and wind shear characteristic data from the weather module.
Honeywell International Inc.

Vehicle control system

A vehicle control system is configured to switch a driving mode of a vehicle among an automatic driving mode, a transition mode, and a manual driving mode. The vehicle control system includes: a notification device and an electronic control unit.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Travel control device and travel control method

A travel control device is equipped with an acceleration/deceleration control unit that executes an acceleration/deceleration control to automatically carry out acceleration and deceleration of a host vehicle, and a departure suppression unit which, when it is determined that a future or actual departure of the host vehicle with respect to a travel lane of the host vehicle will occur or is occurring, executes a departure suppression control to carry out a departure suppression process to suppress the future or actual departure. The acceleration/deceleration control unit limits acceleration of the host vehicle when the departure suppression process is initiated..
Honda Motor Co., Ltd

Parking assistance controlling the same

Disclosed herein are a parking assistance system (pas) and a method for controlling the same. The pas according to the present disclosure includes a state sensing unit that senses a state of a vehicle including speed information and gear information of the vehicle, an obstacle sensing unit that photographs a forward, backward, or lateral side image of the vehicle and senses an obstacle present on a front, rear, or lateral side of the vehicle, and a control unit that calculates a parking trajectory based on information about the sensed state and obstacle of the vehicle, and displays the photographed forward or backward image including the calculated parking trajectory based on the sensed gear information of the vehicle, when a speed of the vehicle is less than a preset threshold value..
Mando Corporation

Method and control unit for operating a vehicle

A method of operating a vehicle (2) which recurrently travels along the same routes (1) with defined stopping points (3) along each of the routes (1). The parameters for operation of the vehicle (2) along the routes (1) are specified, on the basis of which the vehicle (2) can be braked, before the stopping points (3), and brought to rest at the stopping points (3)..
Zf Friedrichshafen Ag

Image pickup device for vehicle, vehicle lamp and electronic control unit

The present invention is provided with: an outer housing configured from a housing having an opening, and a translucent cover closing the opening; a substrate disposed inside of the outer hosing; a camera module, which has an image pickup element, and is disposed on the substrate; and a light emitting element, which is provided as a light source, and is disposed on the substrate. Consequently, since the camera module and the light emitting element are disposed on the substrate that is disposed inside of the outer housing, the number of configuration components is small, thereby achieving reduction of the number of components, and size reduction..
Koito Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Method for pre-adjusting vehicle seats

A method for pre-adjusting a vehicle seat (1) for a passenger (2) using the vehicle seat (1) includes providing the vehicle seat (1) in a first vehicle seat configuration. A communication device (4) is integrated into a vehicle (6) and is activated.
Adient Luxembourg Holding S.à.r.l.

Drive device and vehicle

A drive device includes a motor, an inverter, an electric power storage device, and an electronic control unit. The electronic control unit is configured to generate a first pulse width modulation (pwm) signal of the switching elements by comparison of a voltage command of each phase according to a torque command of the motor and a carrier wave voltage, as a first pwm control.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Motor-generated assist torque control for hybrid vehicles

A hybrid vehicle is provided. The hybrid vehicle includes an acceleration pedal, an engine configured to generate an engine torque based on a position of the acceleration pedal, an electronic control unit communicatively coupled to the engine and configured to calculate a target torque based on the position of the acceleration pedal, and estimate a motor-generated (mg)-assist torque based on difference between the target torque and the engine torque, a motor generator communicatively coupled to the electronic control unit and configured to generate the estimated mg-assist torque, and a power distribution unit configured to deliver the generated mg-assist torque combined with the engine torque to one or more wheels..
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Printing apparatus and control method therefor, and storage medium

A printing apparatus includes a carriage including an ink head that ejects ink onto a printing medium and a power reception unit that wirelessly receives power, a power transmission unit that wirelessly transmits the power to the power reception unit, and a control unit that controls the amount of power transmitted from the power transmission unit to the power reception unit based on an operational state of the printing apparatus.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Printing control device to control printing of a cover layer on a sample

The invention relates to a printing control device (10) to control printing of a cover layer on a tissue or cell sample to be examined, a system (1) for printing of a cover layer (1) on a tissue or cell sample to be examined, a method to control printing of a cover layer on a tissue or cell sample to be sample to be examined, a computer program element for controlling such device or system for performing such method and a computer readable medium having stored such computer program element. The printing control device (10) comprises an imaging unit (11) and a printing control unit (12).
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Communication device

A communication device includes a face portion having a pair of eye portions; light-transmissive covers each covering a corresponding one of the pair of eye portions; a display panel configured to display a design in which expression of an eye is stylized; an optical fiber bundle configured to transmit the design displayed on the display panel to the light-transmissive covers; and a control unit configured to selectively display the design on the display panel.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Motor control device for machine tool having plurality of axes

A motor control device for a machine tool having a plurality of axes includes a plurality of motor control units that control motors; an abnormality detection unit provided for at least one of the motor control units and configured to output an abnormality detection signal upon detecting an abnormality with respect to the axis driven by the motor controlled by the motor control unit provided with the abnormality detection unit; a safety operation control unit provided for a motor control unit that is not the motor control unit provided with the abnormality detection unit, the safety operation control unit configured to control the motor upon receiving the abnormality detection signal in such a way that the tool comes out of contact with the workpiece; and a communication unit that transmits the abnormality detection signal outputted by the abnormality detection unit to the safety operation control unit.. .
Fanuc Corporation

Convective polymerase chain reaction apparatus and optical detecting method thereof

A convective polymerase chain reaction apparatus includes a tube, a temperature control unit, at least one light source and a sensor. The tube includes a cavity used to contain a reaction solution.
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Gait rehabilitation control system and method therefor

The gait rehabilitation control system according to the present invention comprises an operation device unit for setting gait training mode of a patient and displaying gait state information of the patient; a gait device unit worn on the patient's feet so as to move along with the gait motion of the patient; and a control unit for driving the gait device unit according to the gait training mode set by the operation device unit, wherein the control unit comprises a gait pattern analysis unit for measuring reaction force between the patient's feet and the gait device unit, and analyzing the gait pattern of the patient with the data of the reaction force.. .
Curexo, Inc.

Kegel health system

A method and apparatus for a kegel health system can include: inserting an insertable body into a user, the insertable body connected to a tail outside of the user, the insertable body including a bulbous body coupled to a connecting body, the bulbous body including a control unit, the connecting body coupled to the tail, and the connecting body including sensors; sensing sensor data with the sensors, the sensor data indicating the presence of contractions from a pelvic floor muscle of the user; providing feedback to the user with graphics and written information displayed on an external device, the graphics and the written information indicating attributes of the contractions from the pelvic floor muscle.. .
Kalikha Inc.

Pump unit for a breast pump

The present invention relates to a pump unit for a breast pump for extracting milk from a human breast, comprising a motor for driving the pump unit, wherein the motor is configured to provide a motor feedback signal; a control unit for providing a control signal for controlling the motor; and an estimator for estimating a pressure provided by the pump unit based on the motor feedback signal and the control signal; wherein the control unit is configured to adjust the control signal based on the estimated pressure.. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Method for operating a wick-based volatile composition

A method circulating a volatile composition throughout at least one room using an air handling device is provided. The volatile composition is delivered into the room from a volatile composition dispenser.
The Procter & Gamble Company

Control device, control method, and microscope device for operation

To make it possible to improve user convenience, provided is a control device including: a control unit configured to control a position and an attitude of a microscope unit by driving an arm unit that supports the microscope unit on the basis of a captured image of an operating site photographed by the microscope unit during an operation so that a position and attitude condition set before the operation is satisfied. The position and attitude condition is a condition that prescribes a position and an attitude of the microscope unit with respect to the operating site to obtain a desired captured image corresponding to the position and attitude condition..
Sony Corporation

Ultrasound diagnosis apparatus and medical image processing method

According to one embodiment, an ultrasound diagnosis apparatus includes a storage and a control unit. The storage stores transmission/reception conditions for a first ultrasound probe among a plurality of ultrasound probes.
Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation

X-ray ct apparatus and control the x-ray ct apparatus

In order to appropriately reduce time until scanning can be started after preparation in both an operation console and a scan room is completed, art x-ray ct apparatus includes an x-ray tube, an x-ray detector, a rotation disk, an image calculation device, a display device, a system control device, an operation console instruction device that, instructs the system control device to prepare, start, and stop scanning in an operation console, and a scan gantry instruction device that instructs the system control device to prepare, start, and stop scanning in a scan room, in which the system control device includes a scanning preparation control unit that, performs some scanning preparation processes among a plurality of scanning preparation processes on the basis of an instruction for scanning preparation from the operation console instruction device or the scan gantry instruction device.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.

Cardiac potential detection device and cardiac potential detection method

A cardiac potential detection device for detecting r-waves from an electrocardiographic waveform includes a plurality of electrodes, a detector, and a control unit. The detector detects an input voltage applied from the electrodes.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Cleaner

A cleaner according to one aspect of the present invention comprises: a power input unit; a controller; a power consumption unit controlled by the controller; an operation unit for inputting a command for controlling an operating state of the power consumption unit; and a power supply control unit connected to the power input unit, the controller, and the operation unit, wherein the power supply control unit enables the power inputted from the power input unit to be supplied to the controller and transmits a signal for the intensity of a suction force to the controller when the intensity of the suction force is selected by the operation unit, and prevents the power inputted from the power input unit from being supplied to the controller when an off command is inputted by the operation unit.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Vacuum low-temperature cooker

A vacuum low-temperature cooker includes a main body having a heating unit immersed in fluid accommodated in an accommodation tub and heating the fluid, a vacuum packaging unit connected to the main body and vacuum-sealing a packaging film, and a control unit installed in the main body or the vacuum packaging unit, and electrically connected to the heating unit and the vacuum packaging unit so as to control the heating unit and the vacuum packaging unit.. .
Intropack. Co., Ltd.

Headphone case having fixed or inflatable cushion

A headphone case is provided that serves as both a case for storing headphones and other objects, and a cushion to be worn around the neck. The case has either a fixed cushion located on different parts of the case, or a material that can be inflated, where the material has an outside layer comprising a cushion material.
State Of Israel, Ministry Of Agriculture & Rural Development, Agricultural Research Organization

Radiation image detection apparatus including photographic mode and irradiation detection mode, and radiation image photographing system including the same

A radiation image detection apparatus, including an image receiving unit having a two-dimensional array of a plurality of pixels that generate electrical charges when being subjected to irradiation of radiation, the plurality of pixels including a plurality of pixels for detecting an image; and one or more pixels for detecting irradiation; an image data generation unit configured to generate image data, based on an electrical signal output from the respective pixels for detecting the image, an irradiation detection unit configured to detect the irradiation of radiation based on the electrical signal output from the respective pixels for detecting irradiation, a communication unit that transmits the image data generated in the image data generation unit, and a control unit configured to include a plurality of control modes including a photographing mode generating the image data, an irradiation detection mode detecting the irradiation of radiation and a standby mode.. .
Fujifilm Corporation

Linear solid-state lighting with front end electric shock detection

A linear light-emitting diode (led)-based solid-state lamp comprises a front-end electric shock detection and control module, an led driving circuit, and led arrays. The front-end electric shock detection and control module comprises at least one full-wave rectifier, at least one half-wave rectifier, a constant current sink connected to the at least one half-wave rectifier, a signal extraction unit, a switch control unit, and at least one switch.
Aleddra Inc.

Light emitting diode driving circuit

A light emitting diode driving circuit is provided for driving a first led unit and a second led unit. The light emitting diode driving circuit includes a power supply, a detection unit, a serial-parallel circuit, and a control unit.
Edison Opto (dongguan) Co., Ltd.

Information processing apparatus, control information processing apparatus, and control program for information processing apparatus

An object of the present invention is to prevent unnecessary reduction of energy of electromagnetic waves radiated from a wireless communication antenna, in order to prevent a decline in wireless communication performance as much as possible. A laptop pc including a wireless communication device includes: an antenna that transmits and receives radio waves; a proximity sensor that detects the proximity of a human body in the vicinity of the antenna; an acceleration sensor that detects a physical quantity indicative of a usage state of the laptop pc; and a radiowave intensity control unit that controls the intensity of radio waves transmitted from the antenna based on a combination of the detection result of the proximity sensor and the detection result of the physical quantity by the acceleration sensor..
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Endoscope apparatus

In this endoscope apparatus, an imaging optical system is disposed in a distal end of an endoscope insertion unit. An measurement processing unit performs a measurement process by the principle of triangulation on the basis of an image corresponding to an optical image obtained via an imaging optical system and camera parameters of a first position and a second position.
Olympus Corporation

Photographing controlling photographing apparatus

Photographing apparatus and method for controlling the photographing apparatus are disclosed. The present invention comprises: a lens; a beam splitter; a first image sensor for outputting first image data; a second image sensor for outputting second image data; a display unit for displaying the first image data; and a control unit for correcting the pixel value of at least a part of the first image data displayed on the display unit on the basis of brightness information obtained from the second image data, and when a malfunction of the first image sensor is detected, adjusting the exposure value of the second image sensor to the exposure value of the first image sensor and displaying the second image data on the display unit.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Image processing controlling the same

An image processing apparatus that performs filtering by reading out an image from an external storage unit, the image being divided into a plurality of banks by a first interleave method according to a transfer length when the image is read out from the external storage unit is provided. The apparatus comprising: a plurality of local memories; and a control unit configured to divide, into a plurality of pixel fragments, a pixel of a bank which includes at least one of a plurality of pixels needed for the filtering by a second interleave method according to the transfer length and store each of the pixel fragments obtained as a result of division in one of the plurality of local memories in accordance with the transfer length..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image reading apparatus

An image reading apparatus comprising: an original reading unit configured to read an image of each of multiple originals placed on an original table in batch by a batch-scan; a cropping unit configured to crop an image of each original from an entire image which is read by the batch-scan; an image output unit configured to output a cropped image of each original; and a control unit configured to control the original reading unit, the cropping unit, and the image output unit, wherein the control unit makes the original reading unit read the image by a batch-scan in which an image density of an edge of each original is supposed to be lower than an image density of a reading-area outside of the original, and an area to be cropped is determined on the basis of a difference in the image density between the edge and the reading-area outside of the original.. .
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Communication apparatus and control information receiving method

In a base station, a control unit and a data size regulation unit control the data size of downstream assignment control data and upstream assignment control data in the pdcch signal based on the communication format used between the base station and a terminal, the number of base station antennas (m) (nonnegative number), the number of terminal antennas (n) (nonnegative number), the bandwidth of the downstream band, and the bandwidth of the upstream band. Specifically, the control unit determines it is unnecessary to adjust the aforementioned data size when the selected communication format is first established between multiple antennas and when where there are multiple for one of m and n and only one for the other.
Sun Patent Trust

Underwater mobile body

An underwater mobile body includes: a communication unit that has a plurality of communicators adopting different communication systems and that performs underwater wireless communication with another device using one of the plurality of communicators; an acquisition unit that acquires information on depth or information varying with depth; and a control unit that controls the communication unit to switch, between the plurality of communicators and based on the acquired information, the one communicator used for underwater wireless communication. .
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

Repeater system for use on a moveable object

A repeater system includes a first master unit and a second master unit located on the movable object, such as a train. The master units are each connected to an antenna for receiving a downlink rf signal from at least one base station outside of the movable object and for transmitting an uplink rf signal towards the base station.
Andrew Wireless Systems Gmbh

Digital repeater system

A digital repeater system for repeating rf signals can include a receiving section for receiving an rf input signal that includes a frequency band with at least one subband associated with a communication channel of a telecommunications network. The receiving section can digitize the rf input signal to obtain a digital signal.
Andrew Wireless Systems Gmbh

Multiple electromechanical actuator control system

A system for controlling multiple actuators that are attached to a structure for moving and positioning the structure include a magnetic flux sensor in a motor of each actuator. The magnetic flux sensor senses a magnetic flux in an associated motor and generates an electrical signal that corresponds to the magnetic flux in the associated motor.
The Boeing Company

Voltage conversion device and apparatus

A voltage conversion device can smoothly switch between a state of performing voltage control and a state of performing current control while maintaining the stability of operation of a voltage conversion unit. A control unit (10) of the voltage conversion device (1) selectively switches the control mode of the voltage conversion unit (3) to a current control mode or a voltage control mode and performs a control process of each control mode.
Honda Motor Co.,ltd.

Voltage conversion device and apparatus

A voltage conversion device can selectively switch between and perform voltage control and current control of a voltage conversion unit in a suitable manner in which output characteristics of a power source are reflected. A control unit (10) of the voltage conversion device (1) selectively switches the control mode of the voltage conversion unit (3) to a current control mode or a voltage control mode on the basis of current-voltage characteristics of the power source (2) and performs a control process of each control mode.
Honda Motor Co.,ltd.

Optical module

An optical module includes: a first thermoelectric cooler (tec) disposed at least partially inside a laser, a second tec is disposed on a housing of the laser, and a micro control unit (mcu). The first tec is configured to perform heating or cooling according to an enabling signal input by amcu.
Hisense International Co., Ltd.

Solid-state imaging device, driving solid-state imaging device, imaging system, and movable object

A solid-state imaging device includes pixels each of which includes a photoelectric converter configured to generate charges by photoelectric conversion, a holding unit configured to hold charges generated by the photoelectric converter, and a transfer unit configured to transfer charges from the photoelectric converter to the holding unit, and outputs a signal based on charges in the holding unit, a transfer control unit configured to control the transfer unit to transfer charges generated by the photoelectric converter during one exposure period to the holding unit by a variable number, which is one or greater, of transfer operations, an amplifier unit configured to amplify the signal, and a control unit configured to control a gain of the amplifier unit to be a first gain when the number of transfer operations is first number and to be a second gain when the number of transfer operations is a second number.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Led display modules and methods for making the same

An led display module is disclosed. The led display module includes: an active matrix substrate including a plurality of control units; a plurality of pairs of solder bumps arranged in a matrix on the active matrix substrate by transfer printing; a plurality of led chips including pairs of electrodes connected to the corresponding plurality of pairs of solder bumps and arranged in a matrix on the active matrix substrate by transfer printing; grid barriers formed on the active matrix substrate to isolate the plurality of led chips into individual chip units; and a multi-color cell layer including a plurality of color cells and aligned with the active matrix substrate such that the plurality of color cells match the plurality of led chips in a one-to-one relationship.
Lumens Co., Ltd.

Electronic module and encapsulation thereof

An electronic module of a control device of a vehicle includes at least one interconnect device, with electronic structural elements as the control unit, and at least one electronic component electrically connected to the interconnect device via a connecting region, wherein the structural elements of the interconnect device and each connecting region between the interconnect device and each dedicated electronic component are coated with an encapsulating material. Furthermore, a method for encapsulating an electronic module is disclosed..
Zf Friedrichshafen Ag

Processing apparatus

Disclosed herein is a processing apparatus including a wafer testing unit for testing whether or not a wafer carried from a cassette mount unit is a wafer corresponding to a processing condition. The wafer testing unit measures characteristics of the carried wafer by a measuring section, and a determining section of a control unit compares actual measurements of the wafer characteristics measured by the measuring section with setpoints of wafer characteristics corresponding to the processing condition, to thereby determine conformability of the carried wafer.
Disco Corporation

Substrate support unit, substrate treating apparatus including the same, and controlling the same

A substrate treating apparatus includes a chamber having a treatment space in the interior thereof, a support unit that supports a substrate in the treatment space, a gas supply unit configured to supply a treatment gas into the treatment space, and a plasma source configured to generate plasma from the treatment gas. The support unit includes an electrostatic chuck, on which the substrate is positioned, a first ring surrounding a circumference of the substrate positioned on the electrostatic chuck, a second ring surrounding a circumference of the electrostatic chuck and formed of an insulation material, an insertion body disposed in the second ring and formed of a conductive material, and an impedance control unit configured to adjust an impedance of the insertion body..
Semes Co., Ltd.

Power supply circuit and semiconductor storage device

A power supply circuit and a semiconductor storage device that can achieve low power consumption of the power supply circuit that includes a charge pump circuit are provided. The semiconductor storage device includes a charge pump unit which generates and outputs a boosted voltage by boosting a source voltage, a voltage monitoring unit that performs comparison and determination on magnitudes of a divided voltage obtained by dividing the boosted voltage and a predetermined reference voltage, a charge pump control unit that causes the charge pump unit to operate when the divided voltage is equal to or lower than the reference voltage and causes the charge pump unit to stop when the divided voltage is higher than the reference voltage based on a result of the comparison and determination, and a voltage monitoring control unit that causes the voltage monitoring unit to intermittently stop..
Lapis Semiconductor Co., Ltd.

Moving object collision warning large vehicle

A moving object collision warning system for a large vehicle may include: a rear camera module mounted on the rear of at least one side of a large vehicle, and configured to take an image of an object while facing the front of the large vehicle; an image receiving unit configured to receive the image taken by the rear camera module; a moving object determination unit configured to recognize the image received by the image receiving unit, extract an object included in the image, and determine whether the extracted object is a moving object, wherein the moving object includes one or more of a bicycle, a two-wheeled vehicle and a pedestrian; a moving object collision possibility determination unit configured to determine whether the moving object determined by the moving object determination unit is located in a preset danger zone, and output a collision risk signal; a warning unit configured to output a visual or audible warning signal to a driver of the large vehicle; and a control unit configured to operate the warning unit when the moving object collision possibility determination unit outputs the collision risk signal.. .
Plk Technologies Co., Ltd.

Security system tracking of remote items using reduced power

A mobile tracking unit includes a controller having a processor, a memory in electronic communication with the processor, and instructions stored in the memory. The instructions are executable by the processor to communicate with a control unit of an automation and security system, determine a position of the mobile tracking unit relative to a base station using a low power location module, and communicate the position of the mobile tracking unit to at least one of the base station and a control unit of the automation and security system.
Vivint, Inc.

Management of operation and use of recreational vehicle

A system, and method, for managing recreational vehicle a central control unit (a) at a convenient facility and a unit (b) installable on a vehicle, with each unit (a) and (b) operable to receive data from and to send data to the other. Unit (a) includes a rules database module for holding an organised, searchable list of a rules database for control and management of a vehicle 12 on which a unit (b) is installed to comprise an on-vehicle unit b.
Gps Systems International Pty Ltd

Aircraft maintenance program bridging systems and methods

An aircraft maintenance bridging system and method are configured to determine at least one transition option that transitions one or more aircraft from a current maintenance program schedule to a new maintenance program schedule. The aircraft maintenance bridging method includes analyzing the current maintenance program schedule and the new maintenance program schedule with a maintenance bridging determination control unit, and determining the transition option(s), using the maintenance bridging determination control unit, for the aircraft based on analyzing the current maintenance program schedule and the new maintenance program schedule..
The Boeing Company

System and managing a parking process of a vehicle in a parking zone which is subject to charges, and for managing a counting process for paying parking charges

A system and a method for managing a vehicle parking operation in a parking zone subject to fees, as well as a payment process for paying the parking fees. A system according to the invention comprises a control unit for controlling the parking operation and the payment process, wherein the control unit is connected to a communication network for transmitting signals; first means for identifying the user and/or the vehicle, which means are connected so as to communicate with the control unit; second means for identifying the process of entering, which means are connected so as to communicate with the control unit and/or the device for identifying the user; third means for realizing the identification, which means are connected so as to communicate with the control unit, wherein the third means are embodied for the identification in such a way that they detect the identification for the vehicle entrance in order to trigger and/or realize a payment process; fourth means which are embodied such and are connected so as to communicate with the control unit and/or the other means that they trigger a release; wherein the control unit is embodied to receive and process the identification signals via the communication network; wherein the control unit is embodied to generate an exit permission signal in response to a user transmitting the identification signals to the control unit; wherein the control unit is embodied such that it triggers and/or realizes the payment process immediately following the exit from the parking zone by using beacon devices for localizing the cell phone of the user of the vehicle and by activating the administrative operation for detecting the precise time when the vehicle enters and/or exits.
Sunhill Technologies Gmbh

Biometric sensing device and display device

A biometric sensing device includes a first electricity storage component, a first sensing component, a first driving component and a control unit. The first sensing component is coupled with the first electricity storage component, wherein when the first sensing component is turned on, a charging path is formed between the first sensing component and the first electricity storage component, and the first sensing component makes the first electricity storage component be charged according to a sensed biometric.
Innolux Corporation

Computing system with event guidance mechanism and operation thereof

A computing system includes: a storage unit configured to store protected personal information of a life profile; and a control unit, coupled to the storage unit, configured to: determine an event indicator for the protected personal information; monitor an event source associated with the protected personal information for the event indicator; determine the occurrence of a life event based on detecting the event indicator from the event source; and generate a life guidance to address the life event for displaying on a device.. .
Lifesite, Inc.

Information processing apparatus determining propriety of use based on authentication result of fingerprint authentication process, control method therefor, and storage medium storing control program therefor

An information processing apparatus is capable of allowing an operation by a finger of which a fingerprint has not been registered, and of improving operability while holding security. A collating unit collates fingerprint information about a finger that touched a touch panel read by a reader unit with registered fingerprint information.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Meal preparation orchestrator

Control unit (110) and method (400) for assisting a user in orchestrating preparation of a meal comprising a plurality of dishes, based on recipes (160, 170) stored in a database (120) on a common recipe format, by independent recipe authors (130, 140). The method (400) comprises offering (401) dishes to a user, which correspond to a respective recipe (160, 170) in the database (120); receiving (402) a selection of dishes from the user; determining (403) a required work intensity of the user, for each recipe step; determining (404) a maximum time limit of each step of the respective recipes (160, 170); composing (406) a time interval structure of the steps of the respective recipes (160, 170), based on the required work intensity and the maximum time limit of each step; and outputting (409) the composed (406) time interval structure to the user..
Mixator Ab

Method for configuring a real or virtual electronic control unit

A method for configuring a real or virtual electronic control unit, wherein a control unit software is executed on the control unit, and the control unit software comprises a basic software layer, the basic software layer is configured by a module configuration file by setting values of parameters, the scope of the configurable parameters being defined in a first module definition file which contains the identifiers of the configurable parameters. The first module definition file is replaced by a second module definition file, and a conversion of the first module configuration file into a second module configuration file takes place..
Dspace Digital Signal Processing And Control Engineering Gmbh

Semiconductor device, controlling semiconductor device, and semiconductor system