Popular terms

Follow us on Twitter
twitter icon@FreshPatents

Web & Computing
Cloud Computing
Ecommerce
Search patents
Smartphone patents
Social Media patents
Video patents
Website patents
Web Server
Android patents
Copyright patents
Database patents
Programming patents
Wearable Computing
Webcam patents

Web Companies
Apple patents
Google patents
Adobe patents
Ebay patents
Oracle patents
Yahoo patents

[SEARCH]

Induction patents



      

This page is updated frequently with new Induction-related patent applications.




Date/App# patent app List of recent Induction-related patents
07/21/16
20160212388 
 Surveillance apparatus patent thumbnailnew patent Surveillance apparatus
Provided is a surveillance apparatus including a detection unit that detects an intruder who intrudes in a predetermined surveillance region, and an induction unit that induces the intruder when the intruder is detected.. .
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.


07/21/16
20160211789 
 Control of a rotating field machine patent thumbnailnew patent Control of a rotating field machine
The current embodiments provide a method for controlling an induction machine with a plurality of phases. Each phase may include a plurality of parallel windings and each phase may be associated with a half-bridge.
Zf Friedrichshafen Ag


07/21/16
20160211654 
 Discharge device patent thumbnailnew patent Discharge device
A discharge device capable of maintaining a stable discharge performance even in a highly humid environment or an atmospheric environment containing salt includes a discharge electrode discharging when a voltage is applied thereto, a substrate supporting the discharge electrode, an induction electrode arranged apart from the discharge electrode, and an insulator enclosing all of the substrate and the induction electrode. The discharge electrode has a root portion supported by the substrate, a pointed end protruding from a surface of the insulator, and a taper portion tapering from the root portion toward the pointed end.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha


07/21/16
20160209279 
 Position indicator of electromagnetic induction system and electronic ink cartridge patent thumbnailnew patent Position indicator of electromagnetic induction system and electronic ink cartridge
An electronic ink cartridge includes, in a direction of a central axis within a cylindrical body, a core body extended out from a distal end of the cylindrical body, a coupling member disposed on a side of a proximal end of the cylindrical body, a coil housed between the core body and the coupling member and having a predetermined inductance, and a pressure sensitive element whose capacitance changes according to pressure applied to the core body. Two terminals of the coil are electrically connected respectively to two terminals of the pressure sensitive element to thereby form two terminals of a resonance circuit formed by the coil and the pressure sensitive element.
Wacom Co., Ltd.


07/21/16
20160209032 
 Inline pilot with flame detection device and method thereof patent thumbnailnew patent Inline pilot with flame detection device and method thereof
A novel inline pilot assembly and method of flame detection for use with combustion applications for oil or gas processing is provided wherein the pilot assembly includes a pilot novel assembly with a unique placement of fuel and induction holes to improve flame stability, promote flame anchoring near the diffuser, and discourage the pilot flame front from migrating forward away from the diffuser.. .
Profire Energy, Inc


07/21/16
20160208735 
 Complex-shaped forged piston oil galleries patent thumbnailnew patent Complex-shaped forged piston oil galleries
A piston for an internal combustion engine including a cooling gallery and a complex combustion surface is provided. The piston includes an upper crown member joined to a lower member, for example by hybrid induction welding.
Federal-mogul Corporation


07/21/16
20160208675 
 Cooling system, device and  a vehicle patent thumbnailnew patent Cooling system, device and a vehicle
A cooling system includes a cooling loop containing a cooling fluid configured for circulation through an engine, an auxiliary alternator configured to be driven by the engine for powering auxiliary loads of the rail vehicle, and a canned pump positioned within the cooling loop and being configured to circulate the cooling fluid through the cooling loop. The canned pump includes an integrated induction motor for driving the pump.
General Electric Company


07/21/16
20160207820 
 Method for localized annealing of chemically strengthened glass patent thumbnailnew patent Method for localized annealing of chemically strengthened glass
A method of providing locally annealed regions for a glass article comprising: (a) providing a strengthened glass article having a first surface compressive stress and a first depth of layer of compressive stress; (b) targeting first portions of the glass article on a first side thereof; (c) annealing the targeted first portions to a second surface compressive stress and a second depth of layer of compressive stress; and (d) repeating steps (b) and (c) to create a pattern of annealed portions of the glass article on the first side thereof. Targeted annealing can be done e.g.
Corning Incorporation


07/21/16
20160206782 
 Bone induction system and methods patent thumbnailnew patent Bone induction system and methods
An osteogenic composition suitable for use in bone and soft tissue reparative procedures is provided for herein. Methods for preparing osteogenic composition from blood and bone marrow are also provided for.
Vivex Biomedical Inc.


07/21/16
20160206717 
 Stimulation of immunity to endothelial cells, endothelial-like cells, and intratumor vascular channels derived from tumor tissue patent thumbnailnew patent Stimulation of immunity to endothelial cells, endothelial-like cells, and intratumor vascular channels derived from tumor tissue
Disclosed are compositions of matter, methods, and protocols useful for treatment of cancer through induction of anti-angiogenic immune responses. The invention provides means of differentiating tumor cells directly into endothelial or endothelial-like cells and utilizing said cells as immunogens for the purpose of inducing immunity against blood vessels feeding tumors.
Batu Biologics, Inc.


07/21/16
20160206712 
new patent

Methods for treating breast and other cancers by targeting argininosuccinate synthetase 1-deficiency


Autophagy is the principal catabolic response to nutrient starvation. However, excessive autophagy can be cytotoxic or cytostatic, and contribute to cell death, but its mechanism of induction remains elusive.

07/21/16
20160206241 
new patent

Sensor module and wearable body composition analyzer including same


A wearable body composition analyzer according to various embodiments of the present disclosure may include an induction part for inducing secretion of bodily liquid while being in contact with a body part, a collection part that collects the bodily liquid secreted, a sensor part that detects a body composition from the bodily liquid collected, and a wearable part to which the induction part and the collection part is detachably attached, wherein the wearable part may be worn on a body. The above-described wearable body composition analyzer may be implemented variously according to embodiments..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


07/21/16
20160206138 
new patent

Induction-based food holding/warming system and method with height adjustment mechanism


A device, system and method for induction heating food service pans having differing depths, while maintaining the pans sufficiently closely adjacent an enclosure containing the induction heating power source.. .
Cooktek Induction Systems, Llc A Division Of Middleby Corporation


07/14/16
20160205727 

Microfluidic-based apparatus and method vaporization of liquids using magnetic induction


Methods and apparatus for vaporizing liquid into the surrounding environment, including directing liquid from a liquid source to a vaporization port where the vaporization port has lateral dimensions varying from 10 um to 300 um, by magnetically inductive heating a liquid in the vaporization port with an at least one inductive heating element located in thermal communication to the vaporization port, and releasing vaporized liquid from the vaporization port into the surrounding environment so that fluid is transported through the depth of the structure.. .
Numerical Design, Inc.


07/14/16
20160204581 

Ion generation apparatus and electrical equipment


An ion generation apparatus that can facilitate the separation of adhering materials from a discharge electrode and efficiently generate ions includes an induction electrode, and a discharge electrode for generating ions between the discharge electrode and the induction electrode. The discharge electrode has a plurality of filament-like conductors, and a joining portion to tie the bottoms of the conductors together.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha


07/14/16
20160203951 

Plasma processing apparatus and plasma processing method


A plasma processing apparatus includes a processing chamber including a dielectric window; a coil shaped rf antenna provided outside the dielectric window; a substrate supporting unit, provided in the processing chamber, for mounting thereon a target substrate to be processed; a processing gas supply unit for supplying a desired processing gas to the processing chamber to perform a desired plasma process on the target substrate; and an rf power supply unit for supplying an rf power to the rf antenna to generate a plasma of the processing gas by an inductive coupling in the processing chamber. The apparatus further includes a floating coil electrically floated and arranged at a position outside the processing chamber where the floating coil is to be coupled with the rf antenna by an electromagnetic induction; and a capacitor provided in a loop of the floating coil..
Tokyo Electron Limited


07/14/16
20160203397 

Induction vehicle detection and identification system, induction license plate, and induction reader


An induction vehicle detection and identification system comprising electronic identification devices with electronic memory, mounted on vehicles, and a reader capable of reading and/or writing data obtained from devices in hf-band. Devices have a non-volatile memory and are integrated into the vehicle's license plate.

07/14/16
20160201650 

Wind power generating system


A wind power generating system includes: a wind mill, an induction rotating machine coupled to a rotating shaft of the wind mill; a power converting device that supplies exciting current to the induction rotating machine; a heat medium circulating structure that circulates a heat medium that receives heat generated by the induction rotating machine; a heat accumulator that accumulates heat of the heat medium; a thermal power generator that converts, into electric power, the heat of the heat medium accumulated in the heat accumulator; and an armature control unit that controls the exciting current in accordance with electric power demand of an electric power system. The armature control unit performs one or both of power generation mode control in which the induction rotating machine is operated as a power generator and heat generation mode control in which the induction rotating machine is operated as a heat generator..
Kyoto University


07/14/16
20160201553 

Compound supercharged internal combustion engine systems and methods


A supercharge compound configuration of a forced induction intake and/or breather system for an internal combustion engine is provided. The system may be configured to improve the power output of an internal combustion engine when considered against similar internal combustion engines with conventional forced induction systems.
Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation


07/14/16
20160201245 

Induction motor temperature measurement using phase controlled alternating current


Methods and systems are provided for monitoring current flow in an induction motor, particularly an induction motor associated with a washing machine and for controlling operation of the motor to limit thermals during operation of the motor. The subject matter provides for periodically stopping the motor and applying a phase limited alternating (ac) voltage to the motor that is of insufficient magnitude to start the motor rotating.
General Electric Company


07/14/16
20160201036 

Induction medium and methods for stem cell culture and therapy


Novel msc stem-cell culture and therapy methods and culture medium compositions for the purpose of inducing, activating, or priming discrete uniform cell phenotypes to selectively promote or suppress inflammation and immunity, yielding polarized, primed, activated, or induced cells used in cell-based therapy.. .
Commence Bio, Inc.


07/14/16
20160199907 

Manufacturing of a metal component or a metal matrix composite component involving contactless induction of high-frequency vibrations


The present invention relates to a system for contactless induction of high-frequency vibrations in a volume of molten metal (1) during the manufacturing of a metal component or a metal matrix composite component. The system comprises a moveably arranged electromagnetic primary coil (2), adjustment means (3) for adjusting the position of the primary coil (2), and a control unit (5) for controlling the position of the primary coil (2) to a predefined distance above and not in physical contact with an upper free surface (4) of the molten metal (1) during use of the system.
European Space Agency


07/14/16
20160199884 

Method for inducting and singulating items to a sorter


The invention provides a method and a system for inducting items to a sorter (srt) from a stream of items (it1, it2), e.g. Mail or parcels, arriving at a feeding conveyor (fc).
Crisplant A/s


07/07/16
20160198299 

Techniques for wireless communication of proximity based content


A system and method for communication of proximity based content is disclosed between a mobile computing device having a short range communication (src) device and a proximity short range communication (psrc) device associated with a location or object using near field magnetic induction. The src device and/or the psrc device can include at least two antennas to provide magnetic induction diversity.
Freelinc Technologies Inc.


07/07/16
20160197650 

System and communicating between near field communication devices within a target region using near field communication


Systems and methods for communication between near field communication devices within a target communication region using near field magnetic induction is disclosed. One method comprises generating a near field detectable signal at an active node having a power level sufficient to enable communication with a plurality of near field communication nodes located within the target communication region.
Freelinc Technologies Inc.


07/07/16
20160197566 

Method and apparatus to control a single-phase induction motor


A motor drive for and a method of controlling a motor. In one example, the motor drive controls the motor to simulate capacitors and achieve optimal performance of a mechanical machine.
Tecumseh Products Company, Inc.


07/07/16
20160195066 

Vehicular wind power generator


A vehicular wind power generator for being installed on a vehicle includes a main body, multiple blades, two stands assembled to the main body, and a maglev unit. The main body has a power-generating unit including a stator and a rotor, between which a bearing is provided.

07/07/16
20160195062 

Induction consolidation for wind blade fabrication


A method of fabricating a thermoplastic composite tubular structure for use as a wind turbine blade is presented using a combination of induction heating with smart susceptors to consolidate a wrapped mandrel. The method can include overbraiding the mandrel with a continuous fiber thermoplastic composite material to form an overbraided mandrel that is then installed in a ceramic induction oven where the mandrel is pressurized internally to consolidate the thermoplastic overbraid during heating.
The Boeing Company


07/07/16
20160194764 

Fast and economical methods andapparatusfor manufacturing glass lined metal objects by inductionheating


A metal object coated with a fit of glass or ceramic or a powder of a polymeric material is heated with an induction heater under controlled conditions. Only metal is selectively heated with the induction heating.

07/07/16
20160194602 

Induction medium and methods for stem cell culture and therapy


Novel msc stem-cell culture and therapy methods and culture medium compositions for the purpose of inducing, activating, or priming discrete uniform cell phenotypes to selectively promote or suppress inflammation and immunity, yielding polarized, primed, activated, or induced cells used in cell-based therapy.. .
Commence Bio, Inc.


07/07/16
20160194362 

Recombinant polypeptide construct comprising multiple enterotoxigenic escherichia coli fimbrial subunits


The inventive subject matter relates to a recombinant polypeptide constructs comprising enterotoxigenic escherichia coli fimbrial subunits. The recombinant polypeptide constructs comprise multiple subunits to the same or different etec fimbrial types.
United States Of America As Represented By They Secretary Of The Navy


07/07/16
20160194233 

Printer head for 3d printing


A printer head for 3d printing of glass and a method of 3d printing of glass is disclosed. In one embodiment, the printer head comprises a heating body made of a refractory metal, a through hole arranged in a central part of the heating body for feeding glass through the heating body, a nozzle arranged on the heating body at an outlet of the through hole, and an induction coil arranged around the heating body and to heat the heating body by way of electromagnetic induction if a hf voltage is applied across the induction coil..
Koninklijke Philips N.v.


07/07/16
20160193466 

Methods and devices for performing electrical stimulation to treat various conditions


In certain variations, systems and/or methods for electromagnetic induction therapy are provided. One or more ergonomic or body contoured applicators may be included.
Emkinetics, Inc.


07/07/16
20160193292 

Cell permeable inhibitors of the scaffold protein plenty of sh3 domains (posh) or sh3rfl


Plenty of sii3 (posh) and ink-interacting protein 1 (jip-1) function as a multi-protein scaffold network for tcr-mediated jnk1 activation in cd8+ t-cells. Disruption of the posh/jip-1 complex led to profound defects in the activation of jnk1, as well as deficient activation or induction of the transcription factors c-jun, t-bet and eomesodermin furthermore, disruption of the posh/jip complex in cd8+t-cells resulted in impaired proliferation, decreased cytokine expression and the inability to control tumors.
The Curators Of The University Of Missouri


07/07/16
20160193184 

Method for induction of a heat shock protein, anti-stress or regulation of an autonomic nerve


(ii): hoocch2coco—, (iii): hoocch2ch2coco—, and (iv): a hydrogen atom.. .

06/30/16
20160191622 

Methods, devices and systems enabling a secure and authorized induction of a node into a group of nodes in a distributed computing environment


A messaging model and node induction methods and corresponding devices and systems are disclosed herein that are effective to enable an inductor node to induct an inductee node into a distributed computing system and to enable the inducted node to carry out predetermined tasks.. .

06/30/16
20160191120 

Spatially aware wireless network


Technology for a spatially aware wireless network is disclosed. One embodiment comprises a plurality of near field magnetic induction nodes.

06/30/16
20160190961 

Electric motor using multiple reference frames for flux angle


A drive unit includes: an electric motor; a flux estimator circuit configured to estimate at least a flux angle; a synchronous frame generator coupled to a rotor of the ac induction motor and configured to detect a rotor mechanical angle; and a switch configured to selectively provide either the flux angle or the rotor mechanical angle for controlling the motor.. .

06/30/16
20160190860 

Charging apparatus and methodology


Disclosed herein is an integrated system charging apparatus comprising a power source, an induction energy transmitting unit, and an electrical conductor; wherein, the power source, the induction energy transmitting unit, and the electrical conductor are electrically connected with each other; and wherein at least one of the electrical conductor, and the induction energy transmitting unit, further comprises an advanced composite material.. .

06/30/16
20160190787 

Heat-recoverable article, wire splice, and wire harness


It is an object of the present invention to provide a heat-recoverable article which heat-shrinks in an appropriate temperature range, in which the occurrence of bloom and bleeding is small, and which has excellent resistance to copper-induced damage; and a wire splice and a wire harness each including the heat-recoverable article. A heat-recoverable article according to the present invention has a cylindrical shape and includes a base material layer, in which the base material layer contains an antioxidant and two or more polyolefin resins, the base material layer has one melting-point peak temperature, the melting-point peak temperature is 112° c.

06/30/16
20160189859 

Method of manufacturing an electromagnetic induction device and an electromagnetic induction device


A method of manufacturing an electromagnetic induction device with on-load tap changer. The method includes: a) providing an electromagnetic core with windings, b) suspending an oltc insulation barrier from the electromagnetic induction device by a suspension, wherein the oltc interface barrier arrangement is arranged to act as a barrier between an electromagnetic core housing and an oltc, and wherein the oltc interface barrier arrangement is provided with a first set of electrical connections arranged to be connected to the windings and a second set of electrical connections arranged to be connected to the oltc, c) connecting the first set of electrical connections to the windings, and d) subjecting the windings and the oltc interface barrier arrangement to a drying process..

06/30/16
20160186694 

Vaporized fuel treating device and blow-by gas returning device


A combination of a vaporized fuel treating device and a blow-by gas returning device for an engine having a forced induction device may include an ejector. The ejector is disposed in a bypass passage that is in communication with an intake conduit at portions positioned upstream and downstream of the forced induction device.

06/30/16
20160186651 

Induction module for an internal combustion engine


An induction module with integrated exhaust gas recirculation may include a housing defining a housing interior and having a first housing wall with at least one air inlet for conducting fresh air into the housing interior and a second housing wall with at least one fluid outlet. A charge-air cooler may be arranged in the housing interior.

06/30/16
20160186201 

Plants resistant to pathogenic microorganisms growing in vascular tissues


The present invention relates to the generation of transgenic plants resistant to infections caused by microorganisms restricted to the phloem, and it comprises the induction of the expression of a chimeric or fusion protein, which comprises a phloem protein of citrus aurantifolia (cspp16), a linker protein and a protein with antimicrobial activity; for example, with antibacterial activity or antibacterial hydrolytic enzyme. The portion of the fusion protein corresponding to the cspp16 protein can exert its function of simplasmic movement, which occurs via the plasmodesmata of the plant to reach the phloem sieve tubes, while the antimicrobial portion can act to eliminate the microorganism, which settles in the phloem.

06/30/16
20160185849 

Multiple-variable dose regimen for treating idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease


Multiple-variable dose methods for treating tnfα-related disorders, including crohn's disease and psoriasis, comprising administering tnfα inhibitors, including tnfα antibodies, are described. Multiple-variable dose methods include administration of a tnf-inhibitor in an induction or loading phase followed by administration of the agent in a maintenance or treatment phase, wherein the tnf-inhibitor is administered in a higher dosage during the induction phase..

06/30/16
20160185318 

Automobile and anti-theft the automobile


In an anti-theft method for an automobile, each of nfc devices on the automobile is activated to detect corresponding induction coils when the automobile receives a preset door locking command. The method confirms a status of each of the plurality of doors according to detecting whether each of the nfc devices detects the corresponding induction coil, and further determines whether at least one of the doors of the automobile is opened abnormally according to the confirmed status of each of the doors.

06/30/16
20160184600 

Magnetic excitation device and electromagnetic thermal ablation apparatus containing the same


A magnetic excitation device for an electromagnetic thermal ablation apparatus includes a magnetic unit and two coil units. The magnetic unit has two magnetic induction ends that are spaced apart from each other.

06/30/16
20160184428 

Treatment of multiple sclerosis by alemtuzumab induction followed by laquinimod therapy


This invention provides a method of treating a subject afflicted with multiple sclerosis (ms) or presenting clinically isolated syndrome (cis) which comprises a) administering to the subject an amount of an anti-cd52 antibody, followed by b) periodically administering to the subject an amount of laquinimod. This invention also provides packages comprising pharmaceutical compositions of laquinimod or an anti-cd52 antibody for treating such a subject wherein laquinimod is to be administered as a maintenance therapy in such a subject who has received an anti-cd52 antibody induction therapy..

06/30/16
20160184173 

Kneading moxibustion device


The present invention is to provide a kneading moxibustion device, which includes a base having one end provided with a receiving cavity; a contact element made of an insulting material for sealing the cavity; a control circuit mounted inside the cavity for generating a driving signal according to electricity received; a coil tube positioned inside the cavity and including a heating coil with a plurality of turns wound around a hollow insulating member for receiving the driving signal; and a conducting element formed of metal and including an induction portion inserted into the insulating member and a conduction portion having one end connected to the induction portion and an opposite end against the contact element; so that the heating coil can generate a precise thermal energy in response to the driving signal and then transfer the thermal energy to a user's body through the conducting element and contact element sequentially.. .

06/30/16
20160184027 

Magnetic excitation operating the same


A magnetic excitation system includes a magnetic excitation apparatus for generating a magnetic field, and an analyzing device including a detecting unit for detecting magnetic flux of the magnetic field, and a processing unit. The processing unit is configured to: determine a magnetic flux distribution associated with a target according to the magnetic flux; generate, according to the magnetic flux distribution, a simulated magnetic field distribution over the target before a magnetic induction needle is punctured into the target; and calculate, in real time, temperature and ablating range associated with the target based on the magnetic flux when the magnetic induction needle is punctured into the target..

06/30/16
20160183840 

Volumetric induction phase shift detection system for determining tissue water content properties


A method and apparatus of determining the condition of a bulk tissue sample, by: positioning a bulk tissue sample between a pair of induction coils (or antennae); passing a spectrum of alternating current (or voltage) through a first of the induction coils (or antennae); measuring spectrum of alternating current (or voltage) produced in the second of the induction coils (or antennae); and comparing the phase shift between the spectrum of alternating currents (or voltages) in the first and second induction coils (or antennae), thereby determining the condition of the bulk tissue sample.. .

06/30/16
20160183585 

System for induction heating of metal containers using batch processing


A system is provided for heating batches of sealed, metal cans containing a food product. The system includes a pressure chamber, an induction coil, a can support, a sealing device, a power supply, an air pressure source, and a drive.

06/23/16
20160183330 

Systems and methods for interchangeable induction heating systems


An induction heating system includes interchangeable secondary induction heating assemblies and/or secondary induction heating coil flux concentrators that are specifically configured for the particular type of weld being created and/or the particular weld joint where the weld is created. For example, the secondary induction heating assemblies and/or secondary induction heating coil flux concentrators may have specific physical configurations (e.g., shapes, contours, etc.) and/or include specific materials (e.g., ferrites) that are well suited for the particular type of weld being created and/or the particular weld joint where the weld is created.

06/23/16
20160183116 

Method and apparatus of positioning mobile terminal based on geomagnetism


A method and an apparatus of positioning a mobile terminal based on geomagnetism. The mobile terminal has at least one magnetic force sensor.

06/23/16
20160181875 

Method of and detecting coil alignment error in wireless inductive power transmission


A method for detecting induction coil alignment error in resonant induction wireless power apparatus includes an eddy current coil array superimposed upon the primary induction coil, a switching device for each eddy current coil, a voltage detector such as a low power rectifier connected to the secondary induction coil, an analog-to-digital converter, primary and secondary side micro-controllers, and, in a vehicle charging embodiment, a vehicle operator interface. During coil alignment, the primary side induction coil operates at low power.

06/23/16
20160181848 

Charging station, charging inductive charging


The present invention relates to a charging station for inductive charging of an electrical device having a rechargeable battery and a receiving induction coil. The charging station comprises: a housing comprising a plurality of panels forming an interior volume arranged to host the electrical device; a plurality of primary transmitting induction coils; and a controller arranged to excite the plurality of primary transmitting induction coils with charging current; wherein each of the plurality of primary transmitting induction coils is arranged at a separate panel of the housing..

06/23/16
20160181118 

Plasma processing method


A plasma processing method capable of controlling an etching rate of a sin film and obtaining high selectivity to a sio2 film and si at the same time performs etch-back of a sin film as a processing object of a film structure including a sio2 film and the sin film or a si film and the sin film on a surface of a substrate placed in a processing chamber by using inductively couple plasma formed in the processing chamber by supplying process gas including chf3 or cf4 and o2 gas into the processing chamber inside a vacuum vessel and supplying rf power of 7-50 mhz to an induction coil surrounding an outer circumference of the processing chamber.. .

06/23/16
20160179134 

Tablet capable of sensing location using electromagnetic induction and electrostatic capacitance


The present invention relates to a tablet capable of sensing a location using electromagnetic induction and electrostatic capacitance. The tablet comprises: a loop antenna, having a closed-loop shape for surrounding a sensing area, capable of sensing an electromagnetic wave emitted from an electronic pen; a first line antenna provided with a plurality of first conductive patterns, both ends of each of the plurality of first conductive patterns being located on one side of the first line antenna; a second line antenna provided with a plurality of second conductive patterns which cross the plurality of first conductive patterns in the sensing area, both ends of each of the plurality of second conductive patterns being located on the side on which the both ends of each of the plurality of first conductive patterns are located; and a control circuit for sensing a location using electromagnetic induction and electrostatic capacitance by controlling a connection relation between the plurality of first conductive patterns and the plurality of second conductive patterns.

06/23/16
20160177923 

Systems and methods for increasing wind turbine power output


Systems and methods for increasing the power output of wind turbines in a wind farm are disclosed. In particular, a wind farm can include first and second doubly fed induction generator wind turbine systems.

06/23/16
20160177418 

Refining device and refining titanium scraps and sponge titanium using deoxidising gas


Provided are a method and apparatus for refining titanium scraps and sponge titanium, which can remove oxygen from a melt by supplying a deoxidizing gas to the surface of the melt in order to refine titanium scraps and sponge titanium. The method for refining titanium scraps and sponge titanium comprises supplying hydrogen ions and electrons in plasma to a titanium melt to remove oxygen from the titanium melt surface having an oxide layer formed thereon.

06/23/16
20160176833 

Enzyme-activating compounds and compositions


The invention provides compounds and compositions useful for the modulation of certain enzymes. The compounds and compositions can induce of cell death, particularly cancer cell death.

06/23/16
20160176136 

Tire direct-pressure shaping and electromagnetic induction heating curing method and apparatus


A tire direct-pressure shaping and electromagnetic induction heating curing method and apparatus uses an inner metal mold including large and small segments, a telescoping mechanism, supporting plates attached to the segments, and induction heating coils. A cavity in the middle of the segments is filled of phase change material.

06/23/16
20160176053 

Device, system, and robot-controlled induction of the feeling of human presence


A method for inducing the feeling of a presence (fop) in a subject by using a master-slave robotic system, the method including the steps of altering a visual perception of a surrounding environment of the subject, connecting the subject with a robotic master device so that the subject can move, move on or manipulate the robotic master device, connecting the subject with a robotic slave device, making the subject move, move on or manipulate the robotic master device so that the subject is directly or indirectly touched by the robotic slave device according to a movement of the robotic master device, wherein the robotic master device and the robotic slave device are operatively connected so that the subject receives at least one of spatially and temporally conflicting sensorimotor stimulation.. .

06/23/16
20160175922 

Center circular gating design for squeeze casting induction rotor core


A number of variations may include at least one mold portion that may define a first cavity, a circular gating system, and at least one sprue. The circular gating system may surround the first cavity and define a continuous in-gate from the circular gating to the first cavity.

06/23/16
20160175590 

Connectorized cochlear implant systems


An exemplary system includes 1) a cochlear implant module configured to be implanted within a patient and including cochlear implant circuitry configured to apply electrical stimulation representative of one or more audio signals to the patient, 2) a first connector assembly coupled to the cochlear implant module and configured to be implanted within the patient, the first connector assembly including a first induction coil, 3) an implantable module configured to be implanted within the patient, and 4) a second connector assembly coupled to the implantable module and configured to be implanted within the patient, the second connector assembly including a second induction coil. The first connector assembly may be configured to be removably connected to the second connector assembly in order to facilitate inductive transfer of power between the first induction coil and the second induction coil.

06/16/16
20160174301 

Alkali-free aluminosilicate glasses, suitable as substrate for induction heating cooktops applications


Aluminosilicate glasses whose composition is free of alkali metals and contain, as a weight percentage of oxides, 60 to 70% sio2, 13 to 22% al2o3, 0 to 9% b2o3, 1 to 6% mgo, 0 to 5% cao, 1 to 5% bao, 2 to 12% zno, and 0 to 3% sro, wherein al2o3+b2o3+zno>23% and b2o3+mgo—cao—bao—sro<6%. The glasses exhibit a low coefficient of thermal expansion (cte) and strong acid and alkali durabilities, and may be used in substrates for induction cooktops..
Corning Incorporated


06/16/16
20160174298 

Programmable induction cooking system and method


A system and method for induction cooking using an induction cooking unit, an interface adapted to receive, store, and execute a plurality of instructions of a multistage programmable recipe using the induction cooking unit, a power supply, a controller coupled to said power supply, said interface, and said induction cooking unit.. .
Nuwave, Llc


06/16/16
20160174297 

A for determining the suitability of a cookware for a corresponding induction coil of an induction cooking hob


The present invention relates to a method for determining the suitability of a cookware (20, 22) for a corresponding induction coil (14) of an induction cooking hob (10), wherein the method includes the steps of:—detecting the current through the induction coil (14), and/or—detecting the phase difference between the voltage and current of the induction coil (14), and/or—detecting the frequency at the induction coil (14), and—comparing the detected current with a stored maximum value of said current, and/or—comparing the detected phase difference with a stored maximum value of said phase difference, and/or—comparing the detected frequency with a stored maximum frequency, respectively, and—calculating the power transfer from the detected current, phase difference and/or frequency,—estimating the suitability of the cookware (20, 22) in dependence of the power transfer and at least one of the compared parameters, and—outputting at least one optical and/or acoustic signal corresponding with the suitability of the cookware (20, 22). Further, the present invention relates to a device for determining suitability of the cookware (20, 22) for the corresponding induction coil (14) of the induction cooking hob (10)..
Electrolux Appliances Aktiebolag


06/16/16
20160172956 

Electric damper for a motor vehicle


An electric damper for a motor vehicle for damping a relative movement between two components includes an electric generator for generating an induction voltage, the generator being drivable by the relative movement and having a rotor and a stator. The rotor includes a rotor shaft that is rotationally coupled to at least one rotor disk.
Audi Ag


06/16/16
20160172896 

Electronic device including non-contact charging module


This communication apparatus makes it possible to have a non-contact charging module and a sheet antenna coexist, even in the case where there the non-contact charging module and the sheet antenna in the communication apparatus. The apparatus is provided with: a housing; a secondary-side non-contact charging module, which is housed in the housing, receives power by means of electromagnetic induction, and has a first coil having a conducting wire wound thereon, and a first magnetic sheet facing the first coil; and an nfc antenna, which is housed in the housing, and has a second coil having a conducting wire wound thereon, and a second magnetic sheet facing the second coil.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


06/16/16
20160172891 

Method and device for foreign object detection in induction electric charger


An example embodiment of the invention is a method and device for detecting foreign objects (fo) near the primary coil of an induction charger used in charging electric vehicle batteries. Individual sensors of a sensor array are configured to output a sensing signal in response to magnetically coupling the high frequency alternating magnetic field produced by the primary coil.
Schneider Electric Usa, Inc.


06/16/16
20160172869 

Wireless power receiver


A wireless power receiver is disclosed. A wireless power receiver according to various embodiments of the present disclosure includes a resonant reception unit configured to receive wireless power by a resonance scheme; an inductive reception unit configured to receive wireless power by an induction scheme; and a power processing unit configured to process wireless power received at the resonant reception unit and the inductive reception unit.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


06/16/16
20160172160 

Plasma processing apparatus and plasma processing method


A plasma processing apparatus includes: an evacuable processing chamber including a dielectric window; a substrate supporting unit, provided in the processing chamber, for mounting thereon a target substrate; a processing gas supply unit for supplying a desired processing gas to the processing chamber to perform a plasma process on the target substrate; a first rf antenna, provided on the dielectric window, for generating a plasma by an inductive coupling in the processing chamber; and a first rf power supply unit for supplying an rf power to the first rf antenna. The first rf antenna includes a primary coil provided on or above the dielectric window and electrically connected to the first rf power supply unit; and a secondary coil provided such that the coils are coupled with each other by an electromagnetic induction therebetween while being arranged closer to a bottom surface of the dielectric window than the primary coil..
Tokyo Electron Limited


06/16/16
20160172095 

Wound core for stationary induction apparatus


A wound core for stationary induction apparatus is provided that includes a wound core body, the core body being configured with laminated metal ribbons and provided in an upright manner, and a uniting binder provided on the outer circumference of the wound core body more sparsely toward the upper portion of the core body.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.


06/16/16
20160170527 

Multi-functional man-machine interactive system and communication methed therefor


Disclosed are a multi-functional man-machine interactive system and a communication method therefor. The system comprises an application software module, a drive chip and a man-machine interactive panel, wherein the application software module comprises application software which performs induction signal transmission based on a kiss system; the man-machine interactive panel comprises several electrically conductive material routings, the electrically conductive material routings being used for sending and receiving induction signals; and the drive chip comprises a touch control chip and/or a display drive chip.
Jiaotu Co., Ltd.


06/16/16
20160170349 

Fixing device and image forming apparatus


A fixing device includes a fixing shaft part, a fixing belt, a pressure roller, an induction heating coil, a movement limiting member and a magnetic flux suppressing part. The induction heating coil faces to an outside part of the fixing belt provided outside the fixing shaft part, and is wired between one end and another end in an axial direction to heat the fixing belt.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.


06/16/16
20160169994 

Differentiating tissues with mr imaging


A medical imaging system (10) includes a magnetic resonance (mr) scanner (12), and a mr reconstruction unit (34). The mr scanner (12) applies a multi-echo ultra-short te (ute) with mdixon pulse sequence to a subject (16) and receives mr data (33) representing at least a portion of the subject.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.


06/16/16
20160169751 

Method and device for determining a surface temperature of an inductively heated roller shell


A method and a device determine a surface temperature of an inductively heated roller shell. A current is induced in the roller shell by an induction coil.
Oerlikon Textile Gmbh & Co. Kg


06/16/16
20160169187 

System and analyzing carbon build up in an engine


An induction cleaning analyzing system includes a pressure sensor, an ignition event detector, and a control module. The pressure sensor measures airflow pressures of intake air and/or exhaust from cylinders in a common airflow pathway of a vehicle.
Illinois Tool Works Inc.


06/16/16
20160167754 

Device for winding and unwinding a cable around a drum


A device for winding and unwinding a cable including a winch comprises a chassis, an electric motor for driving a drum in rotation in relation to the chassis, locking/unlocking means comprising a first induction coil and configured such as to immobilize the drum in relation to the chassis when the first coil is not being powered electrically, the device including a second induction coil that is powered electrically, dimensioned and arranged such that the magnetic field generated by the assembly formed by the first and second coils, when the first coil is powered electrically, is less than the magnetic field generated by the first coil at a point located at a distance from the winch that is greater than a predetermined threshold, the electrical energizing and de-energizing of the second coil being synchronized with the electrical energizing and respectively de-energizing of the first coil.. .
Thales


06/16/16
20160167048 

Apparatus and methods for creating a static and traversing thermal gradient on a microfluidic device


A microfluidic device, for use in separation systems, includes a substrate having a fluidic channel. One or more heaters made of a thick film material are integrated with the substrate and in thermal communication with the fluidic channel of the substrate.
Waters Technologies Corporation


06/16/16
20160166664 

Compositions and methods for induction of antigen-specific tolerance


The present invention utilizes carrier particles to present antigen peptides and proteins to the immune system in such a way as to induce antigen specific tolerance. The carrier particle is designed in order to trigger an immune tolerance effect.
Northwestern University


06/16/16
20160165791 

Seed delivery system vibrator


The present invention is directed to a vibrator for seed delivery system that operates to vibrate seeds within the delivery system to enable the seeds to move through the system and into row meters that place the seeds into the desired location within a trench over which the discharge system is positioned. The vibrator is attached to an induction, box and includes a housing in which an impeller is rotatably mounted.
Cnh Industrial America Llc


06/09/16
20160165671 

Hydrotron super electric water heater


A system for electrical heating applications generating intense heat for steam boilers and all other water heating applications that employs a transformer having a spindle core with extensions on each side constructed in the center of the transformer. A hole is bored in length through the center of the steel frame from one end to the other with a steel rod suspended within it.

06/09/16
20160165670 

Hair appliances heating mat


An induction-heater mat for heating up hair-styling appliance, the induction-heater mat comprises a mat that is made up of flexible material, the mat having an induction coil embedded therein; and a power supply and controlling unit that is electrically connected with the induction coil of the mat, the power supply and controlling unit operationally controls the power supply to the induction coil to heat up the hair-styling appliance that is placed on the mat.. .
Tai Wah Distributors Pte Ltd


06/09/16
20160163445 

Compact electrical device and electrodynamic loudspeaker, electric motor, stirring device and adjustable clutch based thereon


An electrical device comprises a stack of electric elements, each comprising: an electrically insulating substrate, for instance of plastic, and at least one electrically conductive track connected to said substrate; the end zones of each of which tracks have terminals either for connection to a source of electrical energy, whereby electric current is conducted through each track during operation, or connection to a device for taking off electric current generated by magnetic induction in the track; which electric elements are connected mechanically to each other such that the device is unitary.. .
Eco-logical Enterprises B.v.


06/09/16
20160163178 

Water storage equipment and water level alarm device thereof


A water level alarm device includes first and second magnets, a wire, an insulated connection line, a floating body, an amplifier, and an alarm. The wire passes through a gap between the first magnet and the second magnet.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.


06/09/16
20160162053 

Position pointer of the electromagnetic induction type and electronic ink cartridge


A position pointer is disclosed, in which an electronic ink cartridge of an electromagnetic induction type is accommodated. The electronic ink cartridge includes a resonance circuit having a coil and a capacitor circuit, and is configured to detect pressure applied to a core member accommodated in the position pointer based on a variation of a resonance frequency of the resonance circuit.
Wacom Co., Ltd.


06/09/16
20160161925 

Variable pid gain design device and controlling multi-variable nonlinear system


A variable pid gain design device, including: a parameter setting unit for setting a natural frequency, a damping ratio, a sampling time, and a nonlinear damping, which enable establishment of an error dynamics required for controlling an object to be controlled; a pid gain induction unit for inducing a pid gain, using the correlation between a pid control and a backstepping control with time delay estimation and nonlinear damping (bctnd), the pid control controlling, using the set parameters, the object to be controlled; and a pid gain calculating unit for calculating a gain of a pid controller by adjusting a bctnd control gain on the basis of the induced pid gain.. .
Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute Of Science And Technology


06/09/16
20160160818 

Air induction system having an acoustic resonator


An air induction system for attenuating sound produced by an engine, a housing defining a working chamber for attenuating sound produced by the engine. The air induction system further includes a tube having a first end extending into the working chamber and a second end to be in fluid communication with the engine.
Mann+hummel Gmbh


06/09/16
20160160320 

Method of producing aluminium alloys containing lithium


A method of producing molten aluminium-lithium alloys for casting a feedstock in the form of an ingot, the method including the steps of: preparing a molten first aluminium alloy with a composition a which is free from lithium as purposive alloying element, transferring the first aluminium alloy to an induction melting furnace, adding lithium to the first aluminium alloy in the induction melting furnace to obtain a molten second aluminium alloy with a composition b having lithium as purposive alloying element, optionally adding further alloying elements to the second aluminium alloy, transferring the second alloy via a metal conveying trough from the induction melting furnace to a casting station.. .
Aleris Rolled Products Germany Gmbh


06/09/16
20160160203 

Coordinated coexpression of thrombin


The present invention provides methods of producing thrombin using coordinated coexpression systems, and particularly inducible coexpression systems, capable of controlled induction of expression of each gene product required for the production of thrombin, and the thrombin produced by this method.. .
Absci, Llc


06/09/16
20160160183 

Composition for maintaining chromosomal stability of pluripotent stem cells, containing small-molecule compound


The present invention relates to a composition for maintaining the chromosomal stability of pluripotent stem cells, which contains a small-molecule compound, and more particularly, to a composition for maintaining the chromosomal stability of induced pluripotent stem cells, which contains a rock inhibitor, a mek inhibitor, an alk5 inhibitor or an antioxidant, which is capable of inhibiting chromosomal structural and numerical mutations or dna damage during induction of induced pluripotent stem cell and the subsequent culture of the cells. The small-molecule compound-containing composition for maintaining the chromosomal stability of induced pluripotent stem cells increases the reprogramming rate and efficiency during production of induced pluripotent stem cells and exhibits excellent effects on the inhibition of chromosomal structural and numerical mutations or dna damage.
Korea University Research And Business Foundation


06/09/16
20160158848 

Chuck


In a chuck (1) for supporting rotationally symmetrical workpieces (2) that are to be machined using a machine tool, consisting of a chuck body (3) that has at least three guideways (5) worked into its end face running in the direction of the longitudinal axis (4) of the chuck (3), at least three clamping jaws (6) that are inserted individually into each of the guideways (5) in a movable arrangement and a driving means (12) in a driving connection with the clamping jaws (6) directly or via intermediate elements (8, 11), each of the clamping jaws (6) of the chuck (1) should be adjustable during machining. This is achieved in that the driving means are configured as an electric motor (12), that each clamping jaw (6) has an electric motor (12) allocated to it, that each electric motor (12) is arranged inside the chuck body (3) and that, when the chuck (1) is stationary, the electric motors (12) are electrically connected to a power source (15) by means of a plug-and-socket connection (16) and electrical cables (14) and/or when the chuck (1) is rotating or at a standstill each is connected to the power source via an induction device (21, 22, 23)..
Smw-autoblok Spannsysteme Gmbh


06/09/16
20160158397 

Device for evaporating a volatile material


An assembly for evaporating a volatile material is described, the assembly comprising a device and a refill which are detachable from one another: wherein the device comprises a magnetic induction coil configured to operate with an alternating current passed therethrough at a frequency of between substantially 20 khz to substantially 500 khz and one or more volatile fluid emanation channels containing at least one piece of heat-conducting, non-magnetic metal foil and/or deposited heat-conducting, non-magnetic metal; and wherein the refill comprises at least one magnetic susceptor having a coercivity of substantially 50 ampere/metre (hc) to substantially 1500 ampere/metre (hc) and a substantially liquid-tight sealed reservoir containing the volatile material; wherein, in use, the magnetic susceptor(s) is arranged to heat the material predominately by magnetic hysteresis when the magnetic susceptor(s) is at least partially positioned in the induced magnetic field generated, in use, when said alternating current is passed through the induction coil. Refills, devices and methods of use are also described..
Rickitt Benckiser (brands) Limited


06/09/16
20160158352 

Apoptotic cell-mediated induction of antigen specific regulatory t-cells for the therapy of autoimmune diseases in animals and humans


The invention provides methods of tolerizing or treating a subject suffering from an autoimmune or autoinflammatory disease or disorder to an antigen associated with the autoimmune disease or disorder. The invention also features kits for carrying out the methods of the invention..
The United States Of America, As Represented By The Secretary, Department Of Health & Human Servic


06/09/16
20160158189 

Sensitization of cancer cells to apoptosis induction by flavaglines and 5-hydroxy-flavones


The present invention relates to a combined preparation for simultaneous, separate or sequential use comprising at least one flavagline or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof; and/or at least one 5-hydroxy-flavone or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof; and at least one agent activating the intrinsic pathway of apoptosis for use in the treatment of cancer. The n present invention further relates to a medicament comprising the combined preparation of the present invention, as well as to a kit comprising the combined preparation or a medicament according to the present invention and a means for administering at least one of its components.
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum


06/02/16
20160157302 

Curing composites out-of-autoclave using induction heating with smart susceptors


A composite part is cured out-of-autoclave using an inductively heated, stand-alone tooling. The part in placed on a tool and is covered by a heating blanket.
The Boeing Company






Follow us on Twitter
twitter icon@FreshPatents

###

This listing is a sample listing of patent applications related to Induction for is only meant as a recent sample of applications filed, not a comprehensive history. There may be associated servicemarks and trademarks related to these patents. Please check with patent attorney if you need further assistance or plan to use for business purposes. This patent data is also published to the public by the USPTO and available for free on their website. Note that there may be alternative spellings for Induction with additional patents listed. Browse our RSS directory or Search for other possible listings.


0.561

4584

1 - 1 - 101