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| Microgrid system and control the same|
This microgrid system (100) includes: a generator device (111) for outputting power; a plurality of sub-microgrids (110) that include utility customers (112) who consume power; a shared unit (120) connected to the plurality of sub-microgrids (110), and provided with a plurality of energy storage devices (121) for storing power; and a control device (130) that, when power outputted by the generator device (111) is to be stored in the energy storage devices (121), selects an energy storage device (121) as the storage destination for the power outputted by the generator device (111), in accordance with the respective status of the plurality of energy storage devices (121), and when power is to be supplied to utility customers (112), selects an energy storage device (121) as the supply source for supplying power to the utility customers (112), in accordance with the respective status of the plurality of energy storage devices (121).. .
|Method and electronic device for measuring position|
The present disclosure relates to a method and an electronic device for measuring a position of the electronic device. The method includes identifying radio stations of different communication networks based on different communication signals transmitted from the radio stations, identifying at least one grid in a plurality of grids corresponding to the identified radio stations, and identifying the position of the electronic device based on the identified at least one grid, wherein the plurality of grids correspond to a plurality of areas generated on a basis of intensities of the different communication signals..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
|Applications of multi-grid strain gages|
A system for measuring or monitoring characteristics of a structure is provided. The system includes a first gage having a first grid and a second grid, the first and second grids configured to cover substantially the same area of a structure.
Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation
|Transparent conductive films with embedded metal grids|
A transparent conductive film with a metal mesh embedded in a substrate and a method of fabrication thereof is provided. The metal mesh has a cap that is pressed and embedded in a substrate or a deformable material on a substrate, providing superior mechanical stability by mechanical interlocking.
|Helps- hybrid electric light pole system|
A hybrid, electric light pole system (100) capable of generating energy from wind and solar and collecting it in storage or transferring it to the grid, additionally it is capable of upholding a minimum (but not limited to) overnight supply of energy for uninterrupted work of one or more street electric light bulb(s) (107) is disclosed. The system comprises an adequate monopole (106) and a vertical axis wind turbine (101) rigidly attached on the top of the pole, two (but not limited to) leaves (103) are symmetrically attached to the pole with flat “c” shape branches (105), were each “c” shape branch (105) crosses the pole (106) in two support points.
|Optimizing the distribution of electrical energy|
The invention relates to methods and systems for optimizing the distribution of electrical energy in an electrical power supply system (i) which comprises autonomous supply system regions (5, 6, 7, 8, 9), comprising the method steps of:—receiving input data (ii) by at least two dispatcher instances (5a, 7a), wherein the input data (ii) represents energy intervals (5i, 6i, 7i, 8i, 9i) which are requested by the autonomous supply system regions (5, 6, 7, 8, 9);—calculating at least one solution (5s, 7s) of the distribution of electrical energy to the supply system regions (5, 6, 7, 8, 9) by each of the at least two dispatcher instances (5a, 7a);—selecting one of the calculated solutions (5s, 7s) for the distribution of electrical energy in the power supply system (i) by means of a leader election. The invention relates to the technical field of distributing electrical energy and can be used, for example, for smart grids..
|Adaptive multiscale multi-fidelity reservoir simulation|
Computer-implemented systems and methods for modeling behavior of at least one fluid in a reservoir are disclosed. The techniques can include obtaining measurements of physical parameters, including pressure, at locations within the reservoir, and discretizing, based on a three-dimensional fine grid, a system of partial differential mass balance equations that model, based on the measurements, at least the physical parameters at the locations within the reservoir, such that a system of nonlinear equations is produced.
Schlumberger Technology Corporation
|Conductive sheet and usage conductive sheet|
Disclosed are a conductive sheet, a usage method of the conductive sheet and a capacitive type touch panel. For a first conductive sheet, two or more conductive first large grids are formed atop a first transparent base, wherein each first large grid is constituted by combining two or more small grids, and the shapes of facing sides of each first large grid are formed to alternate.
|Microstructured optical fibre, composite structure, method and use for measuring shear load in a composite structure|
A microstructured optical fibre comprises a doped core region embedded in a cladding layer, and a plurality of longitudinal tubes, wherein a radial cross-section of the optical fibre comprises a central hexagonal portion comprising a plurality of holes arranged according to a hexagonal grid surrounding a core section. Each hole corresponds to a respective tube, within a hexagonal boundary of the grid, and the plurality of holes comprises holes of first and second types arranged in a biaxial mirror-symmetric configuration.
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
|Ultra-sparse dielectric resonant polarizers and associated methods|
The invention disclosed herein generally relates to wideband resonant polarizers that require extremely small amounts of matter in their embodiments. These polarizers can be made with dielectric materials such that light and other electromagnetic waves interacting with them suffer essentially no absorptive loss.
Comfortable distributed led lighting
The invention provides a lighting system (1) comprising at least 16 lighting units (100) arranged in a grid (2) with in at least one direction center-to-center distances (d) between nearest neighbor lighting units (100) in the range of 4-16 mm, wherein each lighting unit (100) comprises a light source (110) and an optical element (20) configured to control a beam shape of light (101) generated by the light source (110), wherein each lighting unit (100) is conjured to generate said light (101) having a luminous flux of at least 100 lm and wherein the lighting system comprises as one luminous surface a plurality of grids (2), wherein between two nearest neighbor grids (2) an intermediate region (300) without a lighting unit (100) is configured, and with in at least one direction a shortest distance (d3) between nearest neighbor grids (2) of at least 35 mm.. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
Additive manufacturing operating the same
A rapid prototyping device for the layered additive manufacturing of three-dimensional objects with a manufacturing base and at least one manufacturing head, which is developed to dispense manufacturing material selectively according to location at the manufacturing site in grid positions according to predetermined manufacturing grids for each layer. In order to create a prototyping device which ensures fast and accurate three-dimensional workpieces in layers with the possibility of processing a plurality of manufacturing materials, a fuser unit of the manufacturing head is developed to fuse the manufacturing material located on the respective grid positions to the grid positions selectively according to location..
Bottom nozzle and light-water reactor fuel assembly
A bottom nozzle includes a skirt, support blocks, transverse blades and longitudinal blades. The skirt is a hollow structure and a bottom thereof is provided with corner legs which are protruded downwards, a cavity is defined in the hollow structure, the transverse blades are configured in the cavity, the longitudinal blades are configured in the cavity, the transverse blades and longitudinal blades are firmly connected with the skirt, projections of the transverse blades and the longitudinal blades in a level plane are intersectant to form interleaved grids, and the support blocks run through and are fixed on the transverse blades and the longitudinal blades.
China Grneral Nuclear Power Co., Ltd.
Hierarchical dimension analysis in multi-dimensional pivot grids
A system and method facilitating transforming or updating displayed data using data hierarchy information. An example method includes storing hierarchy information characterizing a dataset via one or more tree tables; selectively accessing a database to update data characterized by metadata of the one or more tree tables; employing one or more pivot grids to replicate one or more hierarchical properties of the one or more tree tables; and displaying information based on the one or more pivot grids.
Oracle International Corporation
Filter module and touch screen having the same
The present disclosure relates to a filter module and a touch screen having the filter module. The filter module includes a substrate, the substrate includes a first surface and a second surface opposite to the first surface, the first surface is provided with a shielding matrix and a color resister distributed in the shielding matrix, the shielding matrix includes intersecting grid lines, the grid lines intersect to form grids, the color resister is formed in the grids, the second surface is provided with a conductive layer, the conductive layer comprises a first conductive pattern and a second conductive pattern, the first conductive pattern and the second conductive pattern are spaced apart from each other to form a sensing structure, the conductive layer is coated with a coating layer..
Nanchang O-film Optical Display Technology Co., Ltd.
Route planning for navigation system and storage medium
Disclosed is a route planning method for a navigation system. The method comprises: performing grid processing on an actual geographic space, the grids being cells in a cellular network, acquiring a mobile station cell handover record, and creating a cell adjacency model according to the mobile station cell handover record; making a source and a destination in the actual geographic space correspond to a source grid and a destination grid after the grid processing, and determining a grid-level path from the source grid to the destination grid according to the inter-grid adjacency model; and converting the grid-level path into an actual route from the source to the destination in the actual geographic space.
In-situ ultrasonic measuring system for natural gas flux at the hydrocarbon seeps at the seafloor
An in-situ and on-line acoustic measuring system for natural gas flux at the hydrocarbon seeps at a seafloor includes a seepage tent and a flow measuring channel. The flow measuring channel includes a lower bubble breaking channel, an ultrasonic transducer measuring channel and an upper bubble breaking channel.
Guangdong University Of Technology
Touch panel and liquid crystal display device
A touch panel and a liquid crystal display device. The touch panel includes a plurality of touch electrodes and a plurality of conductive grids, with each of the plurality of touch electrodes being located inside one of the plurality of conductive grids; a plurality of touch electrodes are divided into at least two groups of touch electrodes, at least two conductive network units insulated from each other are formed by a plurality of conductive grids, and each conductive network unit corresponds to at least one group of touch electrodes..
Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.
System and spatial clustering using multiple-resolution grids
Methods and systems for clustering objects using geohash grids. The clusters are typically displayed on an interactive map.
Verint Systems Ltd.
Distributed automatic notification abnormality in remote massive monitors
The present invention discloses a distributed automatic notification method for abnormality in remote massive monitors. If a data stream is not available, a disconnect prompt stream is generated.
National Applied Research Laboratories
Touch panel and display device
A touch panel includes a transparent substrate and a sensing pattern formed on the transparent substrate. The sensing pattern is in the form of a mesh structure.
Infovision Optoelectronics (kunshan) Co., Ltd.
Systems, methods and improved generation control of microgrid energy systems
Embodiments provide systems, methods and apparatus for improved generation control for microgrids. Embodiments include providing a microgrid management system (mgms) having a smart generation control (sgc) system in communication with a plurality of resources and loads, wherein the resources and loads are coupled to a microgrid transmission line that is couplable to a macrogid transmission line; performing prepressing of the resources; determining current frequency, interchange, schedule, and area control error (ace); monitoring and controlling the microgrid based on a system mode, a control mode, and system status; deriving a set point for active power control of resources; and transmitting control commands.
Siemens Industry, Inc.
Method and apparatus of resampling and averaging to obtain tilted thick-slice computed tomography images
An apparatus and method for obtaining a thick-slice image from tilted thin-slice computed-tomography (ct) projection data. Tilted ct projection data is obtained for a series of projection planes, wherein the projection planes are parallel for all scans, and the translation direction between ct scans is not orthogonal to the projection planes (i.e., the projection planes are tilted relative to the translation direction between ct scans).
Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
Laser methods for creating an antioxidant sink in the crystalline lens for the maintenance of eye health & physiology and slowing presbyopia development
Systems and methods of laser treatment of the intact crystalline lens to increase ionic transport of antioxidants in specific areas where flexural changes and transparency reduction come from lens aging. Microchannels created in patterns and grids placed strategically in the inner lens carry antioxidants from the source—the anterior and the epithelium—into areas scarce or void of transport mechanisms (and thus scarce of antioxidants).
Cup with anti-slipping and heat insulation effects
A cup with anti-slipping and heat insulation effect has a body and a surrounding slice. The body has a surrounding wall.
Greenface Packaging Ltd.
Power supply for radio-frequency power amplifier
A power supply method and device for a radio-frequency power amplifier are provided. The method includes: drains or collectors, configured to output amplified signals, of each of multiple radio-frequency power amplifier tubes in a radio-frequency power amplifier unit are directly connected through a first microstrip line; the first microstrip line is connected to a second microstrip line configured for radio-frequency output through a blocking capacitor; a grid or base voltage is correspondingly applied to grids or bases of each of the multiple radio-frequency power amplifier tubes respectively; and a drain or collector voltage is correspondingly applied to the drain or collector of one radio-frequency power amplifier tube in the multiple radio-frequency power amplifier tubes, and then the drain or collector voltage is correspondingly applied to the drains or collectors of the other radio-frequency power amplifier tubes in the multiple radio-frequency power amplifier tubes through the first microstrip line respectively..
Battery grid pasting machine and system
A battery grid pasting system includes a battery grid pasting machine, a sensing station, and a controller. The battery grid pasting machine includes a conveying apparatus confronting a hopper's dispensing end across a space, and includes a motor actuatable to cause variance of the space and hence variance of the amount of battery paste received on carried battery grids through the space.
Wirtz Manufacturing Company, Inc.
The invention relates to a heatable glazing comprising an electrically conductive coating and a data transmission window. The data transmission window comprises a plurality of grids made by ablations in the electrically conductive coating and at least one break line between adjacent grids.
Pilkington Group Limited
Stereoscopic dc-dc converter and grid interconnector
The present invention discloses a stereoscopic dc-dc converter for power transfer between two dc grids, the converter comprises a first converter, a second converter and a third converter, a positive terminal of the first converter is connected to a positive terminal of a second dc grid, a negative terminal of the first converter is connected to a positive terminal of the second converter, a negative terminal of the second converter is connected to a positive terminal of the third converter, a negative terminal of the third converter is connected to a negative terminal of the second dc grid, in the meantime, a positive terminal of the second converter is also connected to a positive terminal of a first dc grid, and the negative terminal of the second converter is also connected to a negative terminal of the first dc grid. Compared with the conventional dc-dc converter employing the dc-ac-dc converting technology, the dc-dc converter of the invention makes full use of existing dc voltage of the first dc grid, which significantly reduces overall power of converters that are used, and thus cost and power loss caused thereby..
Huazhong University Of Science And Technology
High resolution mobility analysis of large charge-reduced electrospray ions
Achieving high conversion of large multiply charged biological ions into low charge states involves requirements difficult to reconcile when high transmission and good spray quality (resulting in narrow mobility distributions) are sought. These multiple goals are achieved in this invention by partially isolating different regions from each other with electrostatic barriers relatively transparent to ions, such as metallic grids.
Apparatus and augmenting human vision by means of adaptive polarization filter grids
Methods and apparatus are described herein related to a see through head mountable device (hmd) configured to reduce glare originating from polarized light. Each eyeglass of the hmd is associated with a grid comprising a plurality of dynamically configurable polarization filters placed in the path of the light.
Gaming providing a cascading symbol game with shifting symbols between multiple symbol display position matrices
A gaming system including a cascading symbol or tumbling reel game which utilizes a plurality of symbol display position matrices or grids. Each symbol display position matrix includes a plurality of symbol display positions, wherein at least one of the symbol display position matrices includes one or more symbol display positions associated with a plurality of different symbol display positions of a plurality of the symbol display position matrices..
Physical aware technology mapping in synthesis
A method of performing physical aware technology mapping in a logic synthesis phase of design of an integrated circuit and a system to perform physical aware technology mapping are described. The system includes a memory device to store a logic design of the integrated circuit, and a processor to subdivide a core area representing a sub-block of the integrated circuit into equal-sized grids, the core area including one or more input ports and one or more output ports, to determine a location of each latch in a logic design based on an algorithm, to determine a location of each combinational logic gate in the logic design, and to obtain the technology mapping based on the locations of the one or more latches, the locations of the one or more combinational logic gates, and associated path delays..
International Business Machines Corporation
Physical aware technology mapping in synthesis
A method of performing physical aware technology mapping in a logic synthesis phase of design of an integrated circuit and a system to perform physical aware technology mapping are described. The method includes subdividing a core area representing a sub-block of the integrated circuit into equal-sized grids.
International Business Machines Corporation
Conductive film and touch panel
Provided are a conductive film and a touch panel in which an extraction electrode that is formed in a visible region is inconspicuous to improve visibility, the initial capacitance between electrodes is increased to improve the accuracy of detection, and the electrodes are formed on only one main surface of a base to reduce costs. The conductive film includes a transparent base, first and second electrodes 32a and 32b that are formed on a main surface of the transparent base so as to face each other, and an extraction electrode 34 that is formed on the main surface of the transparent base and extends from the second electrode 32b.
Combined device for sewage deep treatment and treatment method
A combined device for sewage deep treatment integrally consists of an open box body (1) divided into multiple water treatment units (29) by a partition wall (27). Each water treatment unit (29) is divided into multiple grids by a partition wall (27′).
Mississippi International Water (china) Inc.
Method for creating a camera capture effect from user space in a camera capture system
The various embodiments of the present invention disclose an image processing method and system for capturing a refocusable image set. The method comprises of segmenting a field of view into a plurality of grids, determining a sharpness level associated with each of the plurality of grids, identifying one or more regions based on the determined sharpness level of each of the plurality of grids, each region comprising one or more of the plurality of grids and capturing an image associated with each of the identified one or more regions to form the refocusable image set.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Semiconductor device for preventing crack in pad region and fabricating method thereof
A semiconductor device which prevents a crack from occurring on a pad region is provided. The semiconductor device includes a lower pad, an upper pad which is formed above the lower pad, an insulation layer which is formed between the lower pad and the upper pad, a via net for electrically connecting the lower pad and the upper pad in the insulation layer, the via net having a net shape in which a unit grid is connected with its adjacent unit grids to form a net structure, and at least one via hole for electrically connecting the lower pad and the upper pad in the unit grid of the via net..
Magnachip Semiconductor, Ltd.
Multi-grid assembly in plasma source improving same
A plasma processing system with a multi-grid arrangement is provided. The system includes a plurality of grids, which includes at least a beam grid, a ground grid and a suppressor grid.
Method and device for optimizing arrangement of an icon on display unit of device
Embodiments of the present disclosure disclose a method, non-transitory computer readable medium and computing device for optimizing arrangement of an icon on a display unit of a device. The method comprises determining a cumulative position score of each of plurality of grids on the display unit.
Detecting faults in electricity grids
A wind turbine generator 1 is connected to a section 2 of an electricity grid 3 via a converter 4, which converts the ac output power from the generator into three-phase electric power at the voltage and frequency of the grid 3. The converter 4 comprises silicon carbide transistors which act as on-off switches which are controlled so as to create a voltage profile which is the same as that of the grid voltage.
Vestas Wind Systems A/s
Quinone and hydroquinone based flow battery
The invention provides an electrochemical cell based on a new chemistry for a flow battery for large scale, e.g., gridscale, electrical energy storage. Electrical energy is stored chemically in quinone molecules having multiple oxidation states, e.g., three or more.
President And Fellows Of Harvard College
Selection of receiver line orientation for seismic data acquisition array
Methods for selecting a receiver line orientation for a seismic data acquisition array and methods for performing a seismic survey using the selected receiver line orientation are provided herein. A method of selecting a 3d seismic data acquisition array comprising: selecting a survey area, determining the location of a plurality of source lines in the survey area, pre-planning a plurality of receiver line grids with differing orientations, assigning a cell grid to each receiver line grid, generating a fold level for each cell in each receiver line grid, determining a fold variation for each receiver line grid, and selecting a receiver line grid from the plurality of receiver line grids with the lowest fold variation..
Global Geophysical Services, Inc.
Evanescent wave microspectrometer
An evanescent wave microspectrometer includes a planar diopter separating two transparent media, an optical sensor with a pixel array, and disposed in the second transparent medium, and an interference device disposed such that at least a part of the interference device is in contact with evanescent waves generated at the surface of the diopter. The micro-spectrometer also includes a memory storing a map having a set of set of data grids including the optical response of said sensor for a set of quasi-monochromatic wavelengths of a calibration light source, and a calculator configured to determine the spectrum (ψ) of a test light source configured to generate evanescent waves at the surface of the diopter, on the basis of the map and the optical response of the sensor..
Universite De Technologie De Troyes
Flow distribution measurement of a liquid spray stream
A measurement device for measuring a flow distribution of a liquid spray stream which has been atomized by a nozzle may comprise: a sensing wire; at least one further sensing wire; an electric power supply; a measurement unit; and a second grid of parallel sensing wires. The sensing wires may be positioned within a spray volume of the liquid spray stream and arranged in parallel with respect to each other to form grids of parallel sensing wires.
Continental Automotive Gmbh
Smart microgrids and dual-output off-grid power inverters with dc source flexibility
A method and apparatus is disclosed relating to smart microgrids supported by dual-output off-grid power inverters with dc source flexibility that can (1) intelligently and selectively pull power from one or multiple dc sources including solar panels, wind generators, and batteries based on certain criteria; (2) invert dc power to ac power; (3) supply the ac power to two off-grid circuits individually to power various types of ac loads that require different ac voltages, power quality, and power levels; (4) supply dc power through one or multiple dc output ports to power dc loads; and (5) charge batteries. Two or multiple dual-output off-grid power inverters can daisy-chain to form a group to support a larger microgrid which is ideal for off-grid ac level 1 and level 2 ev charging..
Method and controlling power production in distribution grids
A method and apparatus for controlling power production in a distribution grid, wherein a technical result consists in increasing the efficiency of responding to an incoming grid state by using a database storing previous grid states and solutions for the previous grid states when solving an optimization problem, where a set of grid parameters is initially obtained to determine the incoming grid state, the incoming grid state is then compared to the previous grid states stored in the database, and if at least one previous grid state similar to the incoming grid state exists in the database, its solution is selected as a solution for the incoming grid state, and the indication of the amount of power to be produced, which is represented by the selected solution for the incoming grid state, is sent to power producers to provide a desired power level for power consumers.. .
A progressive optimization dispatching smart distribution system
The present invention discloses a smart power distribution system and a method to progressively dispatch the power using the same. The method is characterized in that it is based on data collection and data analysis to develop a dispatch scheme.
China Electric Power Research Institute
Systems and methods for regulating the electrical grids and grid-connected devices
Systems and methods are provided, which facilitate operations planning, dispatch, regulation control, and autonomous control performance. The disclosure also facilitates systems and methods for utilization of synthetic primary frequency response, synthetic inertia, regulation and load following/ramping reserve capabilities from demand response and distributed energy resources for balancing demand and supply and maintaining frequency levels across a power grid..
Open Access Technology International, Inc.