|| List of recent Fluidically-related patents
|Open plasma lamp for forming a light-sustained plasma|
An open plasma lamp includes a cavity section. A gas input and gas output of the cavity section are arranged to flow gas through the cavity section.
|Housing of a centrifugal blower|
A housing of a centrifugal blower for use in an air conditioner is provided that includes a rotatably supported fan wheel, an inlet opening disposed in the axial direction of the fan wheel and an outlet opening disposed in the radial direction of the fan wheel. A widening diffuser is disposed downstream from the outlet opening in the flow direction, and the fan wheel is disposed in an inner volume of the housing.
Mahle International Gmbh
|Device for receiving an electronic device, in particular for use in an explosion-prone area|
A device arrangement for receiving an electronic device may include a casing enclosing at least partially a casing interior. A resilient partition wall may be disposed in the casing and divide the casing interior into a first sub-chamber and a second sub-chamber fluidically separated from the first sub-chamber.
Ecom Instruments Gmbh
|Articulated conduit systems and uses thereof for fluid transfer between two vessels|
According to some aspects, a tug and barge arrangement is provided that is configured with an articulated conduit system for transferring fluid between the tug and the barge. In some embodiments, an articulated conduit system is provided that comprises a plurality of conduits fluidically interconnected by rotatable joints configured to permit positional alterations of the fluid conduits that result from differential movement between a tug and barge..
Moran Towing Corporation
|Fluid application device having a nozzle with individually metered orifice or orifices|
A fluid application device and method of controlling the dispensing of the from the fluid delivery device are provided. The fluid application device includes a metering device configured to receive the fluid and has one or more metering pumps configured to meter the fluid flowing through each pump, a discrete fluid delivery conduit extending from each metering pump, the fluid delivery conduit configured to receive the metered fluid, and a nozzle assembly fluidically connected to the metering device.
Illinois Tool Works Inc.
|Microfluidic device and analyzing a sample of biological material|
A microfluidic device is configured to analyze a sample of biological material. The microfluidic device includes a fluid guide structure constructed in order to divide a sample introduced into the microfluidic device into a plurality of subquantities.
Robert Bosch Gmbh
|Flexible electrical isolation device|
An electrical isolator includes a flexible non-electrically conductive membrane and an inelastic flexible dielectric member journalled in the membrane and extending from the first end of the membrane to the second end of the membrane. First and second coupling members are anchored to the ends of the dielectric member.
Quanta Associates, Lp
|Pressure reducing valve|
A pressure reducing valve includes main and pilot valves. The pilot valve is configured to regulate a pilot pressure, and includes pilot, drain, and first control-oil ports, a first opening cross section between the first control-oil and pilot ports, a second opening cross section between the pilot and drain ports; and a pilot part.
Robert Bosch Gmbh
A motor pump unit with a multipart housing comprises a reversible internal gear machine and an electric motor with a rotor and a stator, which is coupled to the internal gear machine via a shaft rotatably mounted in the housing. One shaft end extends from the internal gear machine axially through the rotor that is carried by the shaft.
Eckerle Industrie-elektronik Gmbh
|Catalyzed hot gas heating system for pipes|
A heating system for heating a fluid pipe in an industrial process system includes at least one gas tank fluidically connected to a first catalyst via a gas supply pipe. A first pipe heating zone is fluidically connected to the first catalyst via a first hot gas pipe.
Solarreserve Technology, Llc
Low strain pneumatic networks for soft robots
An actuator includes a plurality of chambers comprised of an extensible material, the chambers having interior side walls and exterior walls, wherein at least a portion of the interior side wall is separated from an interior side wall of an adjacent chamber; and a strain limiting base; and a channel that fluidically interconnects the plurality of chambers, wherein the interior walls are configured to be more compliant than the exterior walls.. .
President And Fellows Of Harvard College
A shut-off valve to fill a tank with a gaseous medium. The shut-off valve includes a valve housing, a piston arranged in the valve housing for displacement in an axial direction and having an axially continuous bore, a first end piece having an outlet opening which is fluidically-connected to the axially continuous bore of the piston; and a second end piece having an inlet opening which is fluidically-connected to the axially continuous bore of the piston.
Magna Steyr Engineering Ag & Co Kg
Wheel for motor vehicle
The wheel for a motor vehicle is composed essentially of a fiber composite material, wherein the spokes of the wheel are each formed with a longitudinally extending cavity and said cavity is fluidically connected to a rim well or to a tire-rim space formed by the rim well and a mounted tire via an air passage opening, with the result that both monitoring of the hollow spokes for damage and in the case of tire damage is possible by a tire pressure monitoring device arranged in the wheel.. .
Dr. Ing. H.c. F. Porsche Aktiengesellschaft
Cooled strand guide roller mounted at more than one location
A cooled strand guide roller (1) mounted at more than one location for guiding a metal strand (s) in a continuous casting machine, and a method for cooling a strand guide roller (1) mounted at more than one location. An internally cooled strand guide roller (1) is mounted at more than one location.
Primetals Technologies Austria Gmbhß
Microfluidic devices, sample preparation and analysis
The present disclosure provides microfluidic devices, systems and methods for sample preparation and/or analysis. A microfluidic device can include a first channel having a sequence of (n) chambers each having a first volume (v).
Fluid diversion mechanism for bodily-fluid sampling
An apparatus includes a housing, a fluid reservoir, a flow control mechanism, and an actuator. The housing defines an inner volume and has an inlet port that can be fluidically coupled to a patient and an outlet port.
Magnolia Medical Technologies, Inc.
Methods and selectively occluding the lumen of a needle
A fluid transfer device for parenterally transferring fluid to and/or from a patient includes a housing, a needle, and an occlusion mechanism. The housing defines a fluid flow path and is couplable to a fluid reservoir.
Magnolia Medical Technologies, Inc.
Tangential flow perfusion system
The invention discloses a system for perfusion culture of cells which comprises: a bioreactor; a filter unit with a retentate inlet end, a retentate outlet end and a permeate outlet port; a reciprocating pump fluidically connected to the retentate inlet end, with the retentate inlet end fluidically connected to the bioreactor via an inlet check valve arranged to allow flow in the direction from the bioreactor to the retentate inlet end and to block flow in the reverse direction, and where the retentate outlet end is fluidically connected to the bioreactor via an outlet check valve arranged to allow flow in the direction from the retentate outlet end to the bioreactor and to block flow in the reverse direction; and where the inlet and outlet check valves are each fluidically connected to a tubing branch point, which is further connected to the bioreactor via a length of tubing. In an alternative embodiment, each of said inlet and outlet check valves is fluidically connected to the bioreactor via separate lengths of tubing.
Ge Healthcare Bio-sciences Ab
Apparatus and methods for disinfection of a specimen container
An apparatus includes a transfer adapter, a puncture member, a disinfection member, and a fluid reservoir. The transfer adapter has a proximal end portion and a distal end portion, and defines an inner volume configured to receive the puncture member.
Magnolia Medical Technologies, Inc.
Pressure cuff or garment
A pressure cuff or garment for prophylactic treatment of deep vein thrombosis includes a series of three chambers arranged in series and coupled fluidically to one another by bleed tubes or chokes. The chambers are otherwise sealed to the environment, save for the first chamber which also provides an inlet/outlet for coupling to a fluid pump.
Huntleigh Technology Limited
An arrangement (6) of a pipe (5) on a funnel (4) has a pipe interior space (8) fluidically connected with a funnel interior space (9). The funnel has an integral connection piece (10) with two axial openings (12) in the circumferential direction (11).
Eberspächer Exhaust Technology Gmbh & Co. Kg
Stretch valve balloon catheter and methods for producing and using same
A method for manufacturing a safety catheter includes a flexible, multi-lumen shaft having a drain lumen draining fluid adjacent a distal tip of the shaft out a proximal drain end of the shaft and an inflation lumen. A hollow balloon portion has an inflation port fluidically connecting the inflation lumen to the balloon interior to inflate the balloon outwardly larger than a diameter of the shaft.
Connecting device for the fluidic connection of a fluid pipe section to a further fluid pipe section
The invention relates to a connecting device (10) for connecting two pipe end sections (12, 13) in a fluidically sealed manner. The connecting device (10) has retaining element which can be fitted to a first pipe end section (12) by means of a bayonet connection.
A disc valve, in particular a multi-way control valve, is provided which has a housing that has an inlet connection and an outlet connection as connections for a liquid and/or gaseous medium. The connections end in respectively different chambers of the housing, at least one valve disc, in particular a ceramic valve disc, which is provided with at least one first through-flow opening and is arranged rotatably mounted in the housing in order to fluidically connect and separate from each other the different chambers depending on its rotational position by means of the through-flow opening, and a control shaft, which is connected torque-proof to the valve disc in the housing.
Mack & Schneider Gmbh
A multiway control valve is provided having a housing that has an inlet connection and an outlet connection for a liquid and/or gaseous medium, a rotatably mounted ceramic valve disc, which is arranged with a first through-flow opening and rotatably mounted in the housing to fluidically connect and disconnect from each other the connections depending on its rotational position. The valve disc rests flatly on a ceramic sealing disc, arranged in a torque-proof manner and having two second through-flow openings, and a sealing element, which is arranged between the sealing disc and an intermediate floor of the housing and is elastically deformable.
Mack & Schneider Gmbh
Intake manifold with integrated charge air cooler with two circuits
An intake device is provide for drawing in fresh gas and feeding the same to an internal combustion engine with internal combustion, wherein the intake device is suited for the formation of a fresh gas vortex in a combustion chamber of the internal combustion engine. The intake device includes a first manifold section, from which all first parts of fresh gas line groups branch off to a fresh gas outlet end, and a second manifold section, from which all second parts of the fresh gas line groups branch off to the fresh gas outlet end, which are fluidically separated from each other from the separation point to the fresh gas outlet end.
Röchling Automotive Se & Co. Kg
Mixture-charged gas engine and compensating for volumetric efficiency deviations in a mixture-charged gas engine
A mixture-charged gas engine includes at least one cylinder. A combustion chamber delimited by a cylinder head, a cylinder wall, and a piston, which can be moved in the cylinder, is arranged in the at least one cylinder, and the combustion chamber is divided into a main combustion chamber and at least one pre-chamber fluidically connected to the main combustion chamber via at least one firing channel.
Mtu Friedrichshafen Gmbh
Pressure control valve with integrated pressure compensation function and check valve function
A pneumatic pressure control valve for a brake control system of a rail vehicle having at least three pressure chambers supplied with compressed air and are disposed in a housing of the pressure control valve, a first pressure chamber sealed by a piston and by a valve seat arranged on a tappet, subjected to a braking pressure and fluidically connected to a second pressure chamber via a conduit in the tappet to relieve pressure, a further third pressure chamber supplied with a supply pressure, arranged between the two pressure chambers and the sealing between the third pressure chamber and the second pressure chamber is achieved by a flat membrane arranged in the third pressure chamber and which enables the tappet to be axially displaced, the flat membrane has a circular opening arranged substantially centrally to provide a check function and through which the tappet extends in the axial direction.. .
Knorr-bremse Systeme FÜr Schienenfahrzeuge Gmbh
Stretch valve balloon catheter and methods for producing and using same
A safety balloon catheter includes a flexible, multi-lumen balloon catheter having a hollow stretch valve. The catheter has a balloon, a hollow inflation lumen extending to the balloon interior and conveying inflation fluid to and from the balloon interior, a hollow second lumen, and a balloon drainage port fluidically connecting the balloon interior to the second lumen.
Closure container for single dose disposable pharmaceutical delivery system
Provided herein is a single dose disposable pharmaceutical delivery apparatus and methods of use and manufacture thereof. One aspect provides a single dose disposable pharmaceutical delivery apparatus that includes a needle hub seal attached to a needle hub and a bladder that can contain a pharmaceutical composition.
Medication injection site and data collection system
A medication delivery apparatus for use with a medication container includes a housing, a fluid conduit at least partially extending within the housing and configured to deliver medication within the medication container to a patient, a medication port extending from the housing and configured to be coupled to a fluid outlet of the medication container, the medication port being fluidically coupled to the fluid conduit, and at least one sensor disposed within the housing to generate information characterizing administration of the medication for processing by a remote data collection system. The housing can have a size and shape that enables it to be supported by a first hand of a user while the user administers the medication from the medication container via the medication port using a second hand of the user.
Crisi Medical Systems, Inc.
Thermostatic mixer valve
A thermostatic valve for mixer taps comprising a body provided with a chamber for mixing water, is described. Inflowing side openings for separately inflowing hot water and cold water to the mixing chamber are provided at different heights of the body.
Cross-car structural support with integrated hvac floor duct
A cross-car structure integrates an hvac duct with a structural beam. An upper steel beam has opposing ends attached to opposite body sides.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc
Multi-port connection and multi-port multiple outlet manifold
A manifold for use with an intermittent compression device garment, said manifold comprising: a plurality of outlet ports, where each of said outlet ports is fluidically connected to a chamber within a fluid fillable garments; and an inlet port fluidically connected to a fluid pump.. .
System and storing and leak testing a radioactive materials storage canister
A system for storing radioactive materials includes a canister having a first hermetically sealed vessel having a first cavity, a second hermetically sealed vessel having a second cavity, the first vessel positioned in the second cavity, an interstitial space between the first and second vessels, and a test port through the second vessel in fluidic communication with the interstitial space. A conduit has a first end fluidically coupled to the test port, and a removable seal is operably coupled to a second end of the conduit..
Holtec International, Inc.
Oxidative coupling of methane implementations for olefin production
The present disclosure provides oxidative coupling of methane (ocm) systems for small scale and world scale production of olefins. An ocm system may comprise an ocm subsystem that generates a product stream comprising c2+ compounds and non-c2+ impurities from methane and an oxidizing agent.
Siluria Technologies, Inc.
Biomolecular detection test strip design
Described here are a device and a method for detecting the presence of a biomarker using the device, wherein the device comprises (a) a substrate comprising a plurality of electrodes; (b) a plurality of nanowire field-effect transistor sensors integrated or assembled on the substrate and connected to the electrodes; and (c) a microfluidic component disposed on the substrate and adapted to communicate fluidically with the nwfet sensors.. .
The Regents Of The University Of California
Fluidic valve with selectivly switchable storage paths
A sample separation apparatus (100, 200) for separating a fluidic sample (104), the sample separation apparatus (100, 200) comprising: a first separation unit (102) for separating the fluidic sample (104); a first fluid drive (106) configured for generating a fluid flow for conducting the fluidic sample (104) to be separated through the first separation unit (102); a second separation unit (110), arranged downstream of the first separation unit (102), for further separating the fluidic sample (104) after treatment by the first separation unit (102); a second fluid drive (112) configured for generating a fluid flow for conducting the fluidic sample (104) or at least parts thereof, after treatment by the first separation unit (102), through the second separation unit (110); a fluidic valve (114) having a first inlet (116) fluidically coupled to one of the first fluid drive (106) and the second fluid drive (112); the fluidic valve (114) having a second inlet (118) fluidically coupled to the other of the first fluid drive (106) and the second fluid drive (112); the fluidic valve (114) comprising at least two different sets (131, 133) of storage paths, wherein each set of storage paths comprises a first storage path (128); and wherein the first storage path (128) of a first set (131) of said at least two sets of storage paths has a first volume and the first storage path (132) of a second set (133) of said at least two sets of storage paths has a second volume different from the first volume; the fluidic valve (114) being configured for selectively switching one set of said least two sets of storage paths to the first inlet (116) and the second inlet (118).. .
Agilent Technologies, Inc.
Directional control valve for fluid and device for in-situ reconstitution and administering
A directional control valve for fluid comprising an axial chamber connected to first and second radial inlet/outlet ports and to a radial outlet port for administering said solution, a rotary crank pin housed in said chamber and through which there pass connecting ducts which are connected to axial third and fourth inlet/outlet ports intended to be connected to said second reservoir, said connecting ducts being designed to connect said first, second, third, fourth inlet/outlet ports and said administering port selectively and fluidically according to the angular position of said crank pin with respect to said body.. .
Multi-fuel engine system
Various methods and systems are provided for an intake manifold for an engine. In one example, an insert comprises an annular body having a top surface, bottom surface, inner surface, and outer surface.
General Electric Company
Subtractive three dimensional fabrication of an inkjet plate
A fluidic structure formed in a film, including a particle filter formed at a bottom surface of the film having a depth less than a thickness of the film, a cavity fluidically connected to the particle filter extending from a top of the particle filter to a top surface of the film, an inlet fluidically connected to and positioned adjacent to the cavity, the inlet having a depth less than or equal to a thickness of the film and extending to the top surface of the film, and a body port extending from the top surface of the film into some depth of the film , the body port fluidically connected to the inlet.. .
Fluid application device having a modular contact nozzle with a fluidic oscillator
A fluid application device having a contact nozzle assembly with a fluidic oscillator is provided. The fluid application device includes an applicator head and a nozzle assembly.
Illinois Took Works Inc.
Separation and concentration of particles
Described are devices, methods, and kits for controlled incremental filtration (cif), as well as methods of designing cif devices. For example, a method for cif may modulate a concentration of particles of a desired size in a fluid.
The Administrators Of The Tulane Educational Fund
Ventilation device for ventilation of rooms in buildings
A ventilation device for ventilating rooms, comprising a first air routing device for routing a first flow of air, said routing device having a first room-side outlet, a first flow space in which at least one first fan capable of bidirectional operation is arranged, and a first outside outlet; a second air routing device for routing a second flow of air, which is fluidically completely separate from the first air routing device and has a second room-side outlet, a second flow space in which at least one second fan capable of bidirectional operation is arranged, and a second outside outlet; an integral gas-solid heat exchanger adapted to route the first flow of air and the second flow of air in a respective set of passageways, in a fluidically separated but thermally coupled manner, wherein the solid in the first and the second air routing device additionally forms a respective regenerator.. .
Lunos Luftungstechnik Gmbh Fur Raumluftsysteme
Embodiments described herein provide micro-fluidic systems and devices for use in performing various diagnostic and analytical tests. According to one embodiment, the micro-fluidic device includes a sample chamber for receiving a sample, and a reaction chamber for performing a chemical reaction.
Incube Labs, Llc
Led light bulb with removable led portion
Provided is an led light bulb with separable top and bottom portions. The top portion comprises led lamps and the bottom portion comprises a power electronics circuit for powering the led lamps.
Method and removing hydrate plugs
A method for removing hydrate plugs in a hydrocarbon production station, the method comprising: fluidically isolating the production station; diverting production flow to a bypass line; and adjusting the pressure in the production station to a level sufficient to melt the hydrate plugs.. .
Framo Engineering As
Printed circuit board designs for laminated microfluidic devices
A microfluidic device is disclosed including a printed circuit board (pcb) and a microfluidic layer attached to the pcb. The microfluidic layer may include a microfluidic feature.
Canon U.s. Life Sciences, Inc.
Electrohydraulic generator systems and methods
A system includes a generator configured to be coupled to a power input of an uninterruptible power supply (ups), an engine, a hydraulic motor and a mechanical coupling mechanism configured to selectively couple the engine and the hydraulic motor to the generator. The system further includes a hydraulic accumulator and a valve configured to fluidically couple the hydraulic accumulator to the hydraulic motor.
Heat exchanger and manufacturing the same
Disclosed are a heat exchanger and a method of manufacturing a heat exchanger. The heat exchanger may include a plurality of three-step tubes, each having a three-layered section and each having a liquid passage at a middle portion and module insertion spaces at opposite sides of the liquid passage, a plurality of thermoelectric modules inserted into the module insertion spaces, a plurality of cooling fins coupled to an outer surface of each of the three-step tubes, and an upper tank and a lower tank coupled to an upper side and a lower side of the three-step tubes to be fluidically communicated with the liquid passages of the three-step tubes.
Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp.
Inflatable packaging and realizing thereof
An inflatable packaging includes a flexible laminar element having at least one pair of reciprocally superimposed layers divided into a plurality of chambers adapted to be filled with a filling fluid and elements fluidically connecting the chambers with each other, at least one chamber being provided with a inlet adapted to be connected to external lines feeding the filling fluid and allowing the inflation of all the chambers through the inlet. A method of producing the above packaging is also disclosed..
Brake master cylinder for a motor vehicle brake system with profiled pressure piston
A brake master cylinder arrangement includes a housing with a cylindrical recess, a pressure piston moveable in the cylindrical recess along a longitudinal axis and guided in a sealing manner, and a reservoir for storing brake fluid that is fluidically connected via a fluid channel to the housing. The pressure piston and the housing enclose a pressure chamber that is connected to a fluid circuit of the brake system.
Lucas Automotive Gmbh
Drug refill applicator system and use
Embodiments of the present invention involve a refill apparatus comprising at least one pump, a plurality of reservoirs, a plurality of reservoir fluid channels each associated with one of the reservoirs, a plurality of valves, each having a cracking pressure, for fluidically sealing the reservoir fluid channels and the outlet fluid channel, an outlet fluid channel fluidically connected to the reservoir fluid channels, and a needle having a lumen in fluid communication with the outlet fluid channel. A parameter such as a pressure level is monitored, and one or more pumps and various ones of the valves are actuated in accordance with a protocol comprising a sequence of steps whereby fluidic pathways are opened between different ones of the reservoirs and the needle in a washing and filling sequence, each of the steps being associated with an expected pressure level..
Gas turbine process with updraft power plant
A power plant having at least one gas turbine and at least one tower that is equipped with a power generation unit and is used for generating electricity from an aerodynamic updraft in the tower is provided herein. The gas turbine is fluidically coupled to the tower in such a way that at least some of the exhaust gas from the gas turbine can flow through the tower during operation, the gas turbine being fluidically coupled to the tower at least in part by a duct that has a duct section via which fresh air can be fed to the exhaust gas so as to mix therewith before and/or while the mixture is conducted into the tower..
Co-extrusion print head with edge bead reduction
A co-extrusion print head has at least one channel, and a set of orifices fluidically connected to the channel, wherein the set of orifices has at least one orifice at each edge of the set has a smaller vertical extent than the other orifices.. .
Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated
Filter for fluids and an additive container for a filter
A filter (10) for liquid has a filter housing (14) with at least one hollow filter element (12). The filter element at least partially surrounded by a liquid guidance region (54).
Heat exchanger for cooling a switch cabinet and corresponding cooling arrangement
The invention relates to a heat exchanger for cooling a switch cabinet, with a first line system for a first coolant and with a second line system, separated fluidically from the first line system, for a second coolant, in which the first and the second line system are coupled thermally to one another, and to a corresponding switch cabinet.. .
Rittal Gmbh & Co. Kg
Thermographic inspection techniques
A system may include a fluid source fluidically coupled to a plenum; a thermal camera; at least one flow meter; and a computing device communicatively connected to the at least one flow meter and the thermal camera. The computing device may be configured to receive flow rate values from the at least one flow meter relating to flow testing of a first component fluidically coupled to the plenum; receive thermographic image data captured by the thermal camera during flowing thermographic testing of a second component fluidically coupled to the plenum; and associate the flow rate values with the thermographic image data to produce quantitative flowing thermographic image data..
Rolls Royce Corporation
Devices and methods for manipulating components in a fluid sample
Devices for sorting components (e.g., cells) contained in a liquid sample are provided. In certain aspects, the devices include a magnetic separation device and an acoustic concentrator device fluidically coupled to magnetic separation device.
Becton, Dickinson And Company
Heat dissipation system for aircraft drive wheel drive assembly
A system is provided for dissipating heat in an onboard non-engine powered aircraft wheel drive assembly with drive means that power one or more aircraft wheels to drive the aircraft autonomously on the ground without directly using the aircraft engines. The heat dissipation system is integral with a wheel drive assembly mounted substantially completely within a nose or main landing gear wheel.
Borealis Technical Limited
Mobile vessel or carrier for the manufacturing production, purification and sterile fill and finish of biologics
A mobile biologics production system can include a mobile carrier configured to be trailered to a biologics production location. The mobile carrier defines an interior volume configured to provide an aseptic environment for manufacturing, production, and purification of biologics.
Biocapacity On Demand, Llc
Single jet fluidic design for high packing density in inkjet print heads
A jet stack has a set of plates forming an array of body chambers, the set of plates including a nozzle plate having an array of jets wherein each jet corresponds to a body chamber, each body chamber having an inlet to allow fluid to flow into the body chamber and an outlet to allow fluid to flow out of the body chamber, the outlet fluidically coupled to a jet in the array of jets, wherein the inlet and outlets are concentric.. .
Microfluidic devices having isolation pens and methods of testing biological micro-objects with same
A microfluidic device can comprise at least one swept region that is fluidically connected to unswept regions. The fluidic connections between the swept region and the unswept regions can enable diffusion but substantially no flow of media between the swept region and the unswept regions.
Berkeley Lights, Inc.
Aeration diffuser for pressurized liquid treatment module and operating same
An aeration diffuser (12) for a pressurized liquid treatment module includes a base having a gas passageway (32) and a liquid passageway (50) fluidically separated from the gas passageway. Liquid is injectable into the liquid passageway of the base of the diffuser.
Integrated vascular delivery system
An integrated vascular delivery system having a frame configured to receive a catheter insertable in a patient to deliver fluid at an insertion site. The frame includes a first hub, a second hub, and a pair of flexible lateral members extending between the hubs and including a tubular lateral member.
The Regents Of The University Of Michigan
Implantable flow connector
An implantable flow connector for fluidically coupling a source tissue-enclosed body space with a destination element, comprising: a conduit having a lumen terminating at an orifice at a first end of the conduit implantable in the source body space through an opening formed in a tissue wall of the source body space, and a second end of the conduit implantable in the destination element through an opening in a surface of the destination element; and a circumferential flange, radially extending from the conduit proximate the conduit first end, configured to be implanted in the source body space adjacent an opening in the tissue wall of the source body space such that the conduit extends through the opening, the flange comprising one or more circumferentially adjacent sections at least one of which has a rigidity that decreases in a radially-increasing direction.. .
Bioconnect Systems, Inc.
Water sports boards having pressurizable / inflatable baffle chamber structures therein, which are manufacturable by way of 3d printing
A water sports board includes a top deck forming portions of an outer surface of the water sports board; an underside forming portions of the outer surface; a set of internal baffle chamber structures disposed between the top deck and the underside, each baffle chamber structure fluidically isolated from another baffle chamber structure and including a plurality of pressurizable/inflatable baffle elements therein having hollow elongate internal passages that are fluidically coupled to one another; and a set of inflation/deflation valves fluidically coupled to the set of baffle chamber structures, wherein each inflation/deflation valve is accessible from the outer surface of the water sports board. The water sports board can also include a concavity adjustment mechanism by which concavity of the underside of the water sports board is adjustable.
The invention relates to a volume element (10) comprising at least one inner chamber (12), which is bordered by an at least substantially flexible material and which can be inflated with a gas, and comprising at least one outer chamber (14), which is bordered by an at least substantially flexible material, which is fluidically separated from the at least one inner chamber (12), and which surrounds at least some regions of the outer circumference of the inner chamber (12). Granular material is received in the outer chamber (14) for absorbing pressure forces acting on the volume element (10) from the direction of the outer chamber (14)..
Fluid coupling with lock connection
A method and apparatus for forming a quick connector with a lock connection. The quick connector includes a quick connector body and a mating component on of which having, in one aspect, an external spacing recess.
Dual-chamber analytical test strip
An analytical test strip can include a patterned definition layer defining two fluidically-separated sample cells having respective ports, a common electrode arranged over the definition layer and in electrical communication with each of the cells, and respective cell electrodes. Surface portions of each electrode can be exposed.
Cilag Gmbh International
A recirculating bath includes a reservoir for receiving a working liquid, a recirculating pump, and at least one thermal element. The recirculating pump and thermal element are located externally to the reservoir so that the reservoir has an unobstructed working space.
Thermo Fisher Scientific (asheville) Llc
Device for determining the h2 content of h2/natural gas mixtures
A device for determination of the h2 content of h2/natural gas mixtures comprises an input interface configured to read in a calorific value of a first h2/natural gas mixture from a delivery station of a gas grid, an input interface configured to introduce a second h2/natural gas mixture into the device; a proton-conducting layer fluidically connected to the input interface of the second h2/natural gas mixture and configured to permit determination of a current-voltage characteristic, a volumetric flow rate sensor configured to determine a volumetric flow rate of the second h2/natural gas mixture into the proton-conducting layer, and a control apparatus connected to the proton-conducting layer, the input interface of the second h2/natural gas mixture, and the volumetric flow sensor. The control apparatus is configured to determine whether there is a hydrogen depletion of the proton-conducting layer, and output the current calorific value of the second h2/natural gas mixture..
Robert Bosch Gmbh
The invention relates to a high-pressure device for application of an expandable reaction mixture on a surface, to a method for producing expandable foams, to a device for producing sandwich composite elements, and to a method for producing expanded sandwich composite elements. The high-pressure device includes a mixing head, a distributor head fluidically connected downstream of the mixing head, at least three outlet lines attached to the distributor head, a high-pressure feed line of a component a to the mixing head, a high pressure feed line of a component b to the mixing head, at least one static mixer for mixing an inert gas to the component a, the component b or a mixture of components a and b, at least one high-pressure feed line for the inert gas, which is under increased pressure, and at least one measurement and control unit for the desired pressure of the components on the mixing head..
Bayer Materialscience Ag
Wheel drive having a rotary union
A wheel hub drive with a planetary transmission includes a wheel hub rotatably mounted on a fixed component and at least one fluid-carrying passage. The fixed component is configured to receive a tire with a gaseous filling.
Robert Bosch Gmbh
Tank venting filter having a constriction in the air inlet area
A tank venting filter is provided with a housing defining a longitudinal filter axis that is vertically oriented in operation. The housing has a top end and a bottom end and is provided with an air inlet at the bottom end and with an air outlet at the top end.
Device and recovering waste heat energy and a utility vehicle
A device for recovering the waste heat energy having a clausius-rankine circuit with a line system conveying a working medium via which at least one vaporizer for vaporizing the working medium, an expansion device for expanding the vaporized working medium to produce mechanical work, a condenser for fluidizing the vaporized and expanded working medium as well as a delivery pump for condensing and conveying the working medium through the line system are fluidically connected to one another. A compensation tank supplies additional working medium volume and is connected to a fluid line and can be fluidically separated from the line system via a valve that is controllable via a control device connected to a sensor for detecting working medium temperature and/or pressure, such that a working medium volume is transferred from the compensation tank into the line system or from the line system into the compensation tank..
Mahle Behr Gmbh & Co. Kg
Clinical diagnostic system including instrument and cartridge
In embodiments disclosed herein, a diagnostic system is provided having a cartridge comprising at least one needle; at least one reservoir; at least one fluidic seal; and at least one fluidic channel of a fluidic pathway, wherein the cartridge is configured to store at least one reagent and at least one waste material on the cartridge. The diagnostic system is provided also having a diagnostic instrument comprising the fluidic pathway; an electrochemiluminescence (ecl) detection system; and a pump, wherein the fluidic pathway begins and ends in the cartridge and has a substantially single direction of flow in a pathway fluidically connecting the diagnostic instrument and the cartridge..
An assembly for processing a sample is provided. The assembly comprises a first body having a plurality of spaced-apart conduits and a second body having a plurality of chambers wherein each conduit is fluidically connected to a separate chamber.
Control valve device for a rail vehicle brake
A control valve device for a highly available pneumatic brake system for a rail vehicle, having a compressed-air inlet which is or can be connected to an outlet of a discharge valve device; a compressed-air outlet which is or can be connected to a relay valve device; and a safety input which is or can be connected to a compressed-air source; wherein the control valve device fluidically connects the safety inlet to the compressed-air outlet in a first switching position and fluidically connects the compressed-air inlet to the compressed-air outlet in a second switching position; wherein the control valve device can modify the inlet pressure in the second switching position in accordance with a control device, in order to provide the outlet pressure.. .
A hemodialysis machine including a main body and a door, the door being capable of opening and closing relative to the main body so as to receive and retain a disposable cartridge therebetween, the machine further including a controller and a pneumatic pump, the cartridge having a chassis with a platen side covered by a first deformable membrane and a door side covered by a second deformable membrane, the chassis and membranes defining a dialysate flow path for delivering a flow of dialysate solution through a dialyser, the main body having a platen for in use sealing against the platen side of the cartridge and the door having an interface plate for in use sealing against the door side of the cartridge, the pneumatic pump being fluidically connected to an interface plate cavity between the interface plate and the cartridge by a pneumatic supply line, the pump being controlled by the controller to selectively generate a vacuum in the platen cavity so as to affix the cartridge to the door prior to operation of the machine.. .
A pump having a stroke ring which has an axial recess, a rotor which is received in the axial recess so as to be rotatable relative to the stroke ring, wherein the rotor has radial recesses in which delivery elements are displaceable received as viewed in a radial direction, a side plate which closes off the axial recess on a first side, a pressure plate which closes off the axial recess on a second side, wherein the pressure plate has at least one opening, wherein a pressure region of the pump is fluidically connected to external surroundings of the pressure plate through the at least one opening, and wherein at least one fluid path is provided from the pressure region of the pup into an under-vane region of the delivery elements, and a cold-start plate which is preloaded against the pressure plate by means of a spring element such that, at least when the pump is at a stand-still, the cold-start plate closes the at least one opening in the pressure plate to the external surroundings of the pressure plate. The pump is characterized in that the spring element is supported on the pressure plate so as to introduce preload forces into the cold-start plate, and in that the spring element is fastened to the pressure plate..
Magna Powertrain Bad Homburg Gmbh
Actuator arrangement on a vehicle structure
An arrangement (1) of an electroacoustic actuator (2) on a vehicle structure (3) of a motor vehicle, has a housing (4), in which at least one loudspeaker (7) is arranged, which separates a front volume (8) from a rear volume (9) in the housing (4). The actuator (2) has a sound emission pipe (5), which projects outwards from the housing (4) and which is fluidically coupled with the front volume (8).
Eberspächer Exhaust Technology Gmbh & Co. Kg
Two-dimensional fluid separation with controlled pressure
A sample separation apparatus (200) for separating a fluidic sample, the sample separation apparatus (200) comprising a first separation unit (204) for separating the fluidic sample, a first fluid drive (202) configured for conducting the fluidic sample to be separated through the first separation unit (204), a second separation unit (208), arranged downstream of the first separation unit (204), for further separating the fluidic sample after treatment by the first separation unit (204), a second fluid drive (206) configured for at least partially conducting the fluidic sample, after treatment by the first separation unit (204), through the second separation unit (208), and a fluidic valve (218) having fluidic interfaces (222, 224, 226, 228) fluidically coupled to the first fluid drive (202) and the second fluid drive (206) and being switchable for performing the separation of the fluidic sample, wherein the sample separation apparatus (200) is configured for adjusting a pressure at a predefined position to a predefined value, wherein the predefined position is in a fluidic path between an outlet (270) of the first separation unit (204) and an inlet (272) of the second separation unit (208) or in fluid communication with this fluidic path.. .
Agilent Technologies, Inc.
Heat exchanger with aluminum tubes rolled into an aluminum tube support
Heat exchangers and methods for assembling a heat exchanger are described, such as for example a round tube heat exchanger, which may be a fin and tube heat exchanger, and which may be used for example in a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system (hvac) system and/or unit thereof. The heat exchanger includes aluminum tubes mechanically rolled into an aluminum tube support and the tubes are fluidically sealed with the tube support.
Trane International Inc.
Evaporative emission control system monitoring
A monitoring sub-system coupled to an evaporative emission canister fluidically coupled to a fuel tank and an engine of a machine includes one or more temperature sensors and a control module coupled to receive sensory output from the temperature sensors. The temperature sensors measure temperature within the evaporative emission canister.
Sgs North America Inc.
High pressure fluid conduit connector components and connector assembly
A high pressure fluid conduit connector includes male and female connector components that releasably snap into engagement with each other to fluidically connect two fluid conduits. The male connector component includes opposing latch arms that extend along a majority of the length of the female connector component when these connector components are engaged with each other.
Pseudo-linear hydro-pneumatic spring
A pseudo-linear hydro-pneumatic isolation spring includes a cylinder having an interior partially filled with a hydraulic fluid as well as a piston assembly that is movably disposed within the cylinder including a piston head and a piston rod. A plurality of accumulators are fluidically connected to the interior of the cylinder in parallel, each of the accumulators being charged to a different pressure and size so as to actively engage the cylinder only after a threshold pressure force based on fluid displacement of the piston in the cylinder has been reached..
Itt Manufacturing Enterprises Llc
System and waste treatment
Systems and methods for treating multi-component waste streams. In general, systems and methods described herein employ a first chamber and a second chamber separated by a barrier and a filtration component that is fluidically connected to the first and second chambers.
Cambrian Innovation Inc.
Filter element with a bypass duct as well as filter assembly with a filter element
A filter element for filtering a liquid medium has end plates and a filter material arranged between the end plates and flowed through by the liquid medium in a flow direction radial to a longitudinal axis of the filter element. A clean chamber is arranged in the flow direction downstream of the filter material and connected with an outlet of the filter element.
A heat exchanger is provided, in particular for a motor vehicle, with at least one thermoelectric element to generate a heat flow, wherein the thermoelectric element is arranged on a carrier element, wherein several carrier elements arranged on top of one another along a stacking spindle form a carrier element stack, in which a first fluid channel for a first fluid and a second fluid channel for a second fluid, fluidically separated from the first, are constructed.. .
Mahle Behr Gmbh & Co. Kg
Master brake cylinder arrangement for a motor vehicle brake system, and integral sealing throttle element for the same
A master brake cylinder arrangement (10) for a motor vehicle brake system, comprising a master brake cylinder housing (12) with a cylindrical recess (28), at least one pressure piston (30, 32) which is displaceable and sealingly guided in the cylindrical recess (28) of the master brake cylinder housing (12), a fluid reservoir (14) which is fluidically coupled to the master brake cylinder housing (12) via a connecting region (22) and which serves for storing brake fluid, wherein the at least one pressure piston (30, 32) together with the master brake cylinder housing (12) sealingly encloses a pressure chamber (38, 40) which, as a function of the position of the associated pressure piston (30, 32), is fluidically connected to or separated from the fluid reservoir (14), wherein furthermore the at least one pressure chamber (38, 40) can be or is fluidically coupled to a fluid circuit of the motor vehicle brake system, wherein the fluid reservoir (14) in the connecting region (22) is received, in a manner sealed by means of a sealing element (62), in a receiving portion (26) of the master brake cylinder housing (12), and wherein at least one throttle element (66) is provided in the connecting region (22), which throttle element as a function of the pressure conditions in the at least one pressure chamber (38, 40) throttles or derestricts the fluid stream between the fluid reservoir (14) and the at least one pressure chamber (38, 40) through the connecting region (22). In said master brake cylinder arrangement it is provided that the at least one throttle element (66) is combined with the sealing element (62) so as to form an integral structural unit..
Lucas Automotive Gmbh
Actuator device and setting a position of a linearly movable element
An actuator device for producing a linear movement, has a hydraulic actuator which includes a first piston element for actuating the actuator and a second piston element for producing the linear movement. The piston elements are assigned respective fluidically coupled working chambers, the volumes of which can be changed by movement of the respective piston element.
Combined cycle power plant with improved efficiency
A ccpp includes a gas turbine, a hrsg, a steam turbine a flash tank and first and second supply lines. The gas turbine, the hrsg and the steam turbine are interconnected to generate power.
Alstom Technology Ltd
Electrosurgical devices with fluid flow control
The disclosure provides various electrosurgical devices comprising a handle assembly comprising a valve having an input port and an output port. The input port is fluidically coupled to either an irrigation source or a suction source.
Ethicon Endo-surgery, Inc.
Activation device for an electric battery unit and electric battery unit with at least one activation device
In order to guarantee a safe storage, ready for operation, and a safe activation of a battery unit, it is provided in accordance with the invention that the activation device 1 incorporates a pneumatic outlet 44, which can be fluidically connected to the pneumatic connection 43, depending on the position of the actuation element 42.. .