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Date/App# patent app List of recent Induction-related patents
06/23/16
20160183330 
 Systems and methods for interchangeable induction heating systems patent thumbnailSystems 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 patent thumbnailMethod 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 patent thumbnailMethod 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 patent thumbnailCharging 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 patent thumbnailPlasma 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 patent thumbnailTablet 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 patent thumbnailSystems 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 patent thumbnailRefining 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 patent thumbnailEnzyme-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 patent thumbnailTire 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


06/02/16
20160156256 

Geometry of rotor end ring and stator end turns


A method of making an ac induction motor includes: providing a rotor and a stator for the ac induction motor; determining, for different geometries of an end ring of the rotor, a location of a first centroid of current density in the end ring; determining, for end turns of the stator, a location of a second centroid of current density in the end turns; selecting a geometry for at least the endring of the rotor so that an axial distance between the first centroid of current density and the second centroid of current density is minimized; and assembling the ac induction motor, wherein the end turns and the end ring have the selected geometries.. .
Tesla Motors, Inc.


06/02/16
20160155613 

Plasma processing apparatus


A plasma processing apparatus includes: a processing chamber; a substrate holding unit; a processing gas supply unit; a rf antenna having an inner antenna coil and an outer antenna coil; a high frequency power supply unit; at least one floating coil that is in an electrically floating state and provided outside the processing chamber to be coupled to at least one of the inner antenna coil and the outer antenna coil by an electromagnetic induction; and a capacitor. The inner antenna coil includes a single inner coil segment or more than one inner coil segments connected in series, the outer antenna coil includes a plurality of outer coil segments segmented in a circumferential direction and electrically connected with each other in parallel, and the at least one floating coil is positioned between the inner antenna coil and the outer antenna coil in a radial direction..
Tokyo Electron Limited


06/02/16
20160154528 

Pen input device, correcting input coordinate thereof and electronic device for supporting the same


An electronic device and a method for correcting an input coordinate of the electronic device are provided. The electronic device includes a pen input device configured to support an electromagnetic induction function and an electrostatic pen function; a touch screen including a digitizer pad, an electrostatic capacitive touch panel disposed above the digitizer pad, a digitizer pad controller configured to detect a recognition coordinate calculated from electromagnetic induction from the digitizer pad, and a touch panel controller configured to detect an input coordinate in relation to a change of an electrostatic capacitance from the touch panel; and a processor configured to generate inclination information of the pen input device and coordinate correction based on a write pressure of the pen input device, the recognition coordinate information provided by the digitizer pad controller, and the input coordinate information provided by the electrostatic capacitive touch panel controller..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


06/02/16
20160154352 

Fixing apparatus that controls current for driving an induction heater


A fixing apparatus includes a belt including a ferromagnetic layer, a roller facing the belt, a ferromagnetic plate disposed inside the belt and having a curie point that is lower than a curie point of the ferromagnetic layer, an induction heater configured to cause heat generation in the magnetic layer and the ferromagnetic plate, a driving circuit configured to output a high frequency current to the induction heater by switching on and off switching elements thereof, and a controller. The controller is configured to determine whether or not a temperature of the ferromagnetic plate is higher than the curie point thereof, and control the driving circuit to reduce a level of the high frequency current when the temperature of the ferromagnetic plate is determined to be higher than the curie point thereof..
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha


06/02/16
20160153761 

Wearable device with removal-detection function


A wearable device with removal-detection function includes a component, a copper foil, a wireless communication circuit, and a monitoring unit. The copper foil is arranged in the component.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.


06/02/16
20160153685 

Autonomous induction heat exchange method using pressure difference and gas compressor and heat pump using the same


Disclosed herein is an autonomous induction heat exchange method using a pressure difference caused by heat exchange in a single pipeline. In addition, the present invention relates to a gas compressor and a heat pump using the method.
Korea Basic Science Institute


06/02/16
20160153642 

Induction bulb extendable adapter


Disclosed herein is an adjustable induction lamp adapter that is also extendable. The adjustable induction lamp adapter attaches to an induction lamp by clamping onto an induction lamp bar.

06/02/16
20160153496 

Method for heat-treating a ring-shaped member, producing a ring-shaped member, ring-shaped member, bearing ring, rolling bearing, and producing a bearing ring


Disclosed is a method for heat-treating a ring-shaped member, which makes it possible to form a quench-hardened region having a uniform annular shape in the circumferential direction, while the production costs in terms of the quenching apparatus are kept down. The method includes the following steps: a step in which a coil which is disposed in such a way as to face a rolling contact surface of a ring-shaped formed body made of steel and which performs induction heating of the formed body is rotated relative to the formed body in the circumferential direction thereof, whereby an annular heating region which is heated to a temperature at or above an a1 point is formed on the formed body; and a step in which the whole of the heating region is simultaneously cooled to a temperature at or below an ms point..
Ntn Corporation


06/02/16
20160153117 

Method of growing germanium crystals


In accordance with the present invention, taught is a high purity germanium crystal growth method utilizing a quartz shield inside a steel furnace. The quartz shield is adapted for not only guiding the flow of an inert gas but also preventing the germanium melt from contamination by insulation materials, graphite crucible, induction coil and stainless steel chamber.
South Dakota Board Of Regents


06/02/16
20160152995 

Methods and compositions to improve the spread of chemical signals in plants


Compositions and methods are provided which employ a chemical-gene switch which may comprise at least three components. The first component comprises a polynucleotide encoding a chemically-regulated transcriptional repressor; the second component comprises a repressible promoter operably linked to a polynucleotide of interest, and the third component comprises a gene silencing construct operably linked to a second repressible promoter, wherein the gene silencing construct encodes a silencing element that decreases the level of mrna encoding the chemically-regulated transcriptional repressor.
E.i. Du Pont De Nemours And Company


06/02/16
20160152701 

Inducible expression system


The present invention is an inducible coexpression system, capable of controlled induction of expression of each gene product.. .
Absci, Llc


06/02/16
20160152327 

Rotary device, for instance an air mover such as a fan, a propeller or a lifting rotor, a water turbine or a wind turbine


A rotary device comprises a frame with a guide for flowing medium, a rotor with a number of blades, whereby a relation is obtained between the flowing medium and the rotation of the rotor, and energy converting means, the one part of which is connected to the frame and the other part to the rotor. The device has the feature that the end zones of the blades are connected to a ring, the ring has a radial section with the shape of an isosceles triangle or trapezium, the medium guide has an encircling recess, the form of which corresponds to the form of the ring and the ring fits with clearance into the recess, permanent magnets are added to the truncated conical surfaces, electromagnets debouch on both the corresponding surfaces of the recess, this such that the ring and the frame together form an annular induction motor or an electric generator..
Eco-logical Enterprises B.v.


06/02/16
20160151833 

Flexible 3d freeform techniques


This invention relates to processes and systems of rapid prototyping and production. Its features includes flexible material deposition along tangential directions of surfaces of a part to be made, thereby eliminating stair-shape surface due to uniform horizontal layer deposition, increasing width of material deposition to increase build up rate, applying the principles of traditional forming/joining processes, such as casting, fusion welding, plastic extrusion and injection molding in the fabrication process so that various industrial materials can be processed, applying comparatively low cost heating sources, such as induction heating and arc-heating.
National Tsing Hua University


06/02/16
20160151528 

Device for evaporating volatile fluid


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 a volatile fluid transport means receiving area 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 a reservoir for the volatile fluid, a volatile fluid transport means to draw the fluid from the reservoir, and at least one magnetic susceptor having a coercivity of substantially 50 ampere/metre (hc) to substantially 1500 ampere/metre (hc). Arranged to heat the wick predominately by magnetic hysteresis when said alternating current is passed through the induction coil, wherein the refill is attached to the device such that at least one magnetic susceptor is at least partially located within the volatile fluid transport means receiving area.

05/26/16
20160150629 

Antenna structure and plasma generating device


An antenna structure includes four induction antennas which have the same structure, are connected in parallel and are disposed to be overlapped. The induction antennas include an external upper section arranged on a first quadrant of a first layer, an internal upper section connected to the external upper section and arranged on a second quadrant of the first layer, an internal lower section connected to the internal upper section and arranged on a third quadrant of a second layer arranged on a lower part of the first layer, and an external lower section connected to the internal lower section and arranged on a fourth quadrant of the second layer.
Semes Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160150628 

Antenna structure and plasma generating device


An antenna structure includes four induction antennas which have the same structure, are connected in parallel and are disposed to be overlapped. The induction antennas include an external upper section arranged on a first quadrant of a first layer, an internal upper section connected to the external upper section and arranged on a second quadrant of the first layer, an internal lower section connected to the internal upper section and arranged on a third quadrant of a second layer arranged on a lower part of the first layer, and an external lower section connected to the internal lower section and arranged on a fourth quadrant of the second layer.
Semes Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160150600 

Induction hob and controlling an induction hob


An induction hob has a hob plate, a plurality of induction heating coils arranged under the hob plate and a plurality of sensor coils arranged under the hob plate. The induction heating coils are rectangular, wherein at least two induction heating coils are arranged one behind the other and at least three induction heating coils are arranged one next to the other.
E.g.o. Elektro-geraetebau Gmbh


05/26/16
20160150599 

Connecting part for mounting on two housing parts and arrangement of two housing parts


A connecting part for mounting on two housing parts of an induction hob has a u-shaped cross section overall, as a channel, as seen in the longitudinal direction and has two segments. The two segments are connected together in a displaceable manner in the longitudinal direction and are secured captively to one another.
E.g.o. Elektro-geraetebau Gmbh


05/26/16
20160150597 

Cooking controlling the same


A cooking apparatus and a method for controlling the cooking apparatus are provided. The cooking apparatus includes induction heating coils that include a high power burner in which a first heating coil and a second heating coil are concentric.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160150596 

Power saving induction cooking plate, cooking vessel and induction cooking arrangement


The inventors of the instant invention have realized that blocking the thermal flow from a cooking vessel to the surface of the cooking area can provide power savings up to 4% according to energy measurements. According to embodiments of the invention, spacers (110, .
Electrolux Appliance Aktiebolag


05/26/16
20160150304 

Magnetic levitation audio device


A magnetic levitation audio device is disclosed. The magnetic levitation audio device comprises a magnetic levitation base capable of generating a magnetic field and a sound box levitated above the magnetic levitation base through a magnetic force.
Atake Digital Technology (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160149434 

Opportunistic charging of an electronic device


One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for charging an electronic device. The technique includes determining that the electronic device is proximate to a first induction coil that is included in a plurality of induction coils that are disposed in a steering wheel.
Harman International Industries, Inc.


05/26/16
20160149313 

Electromagnetic field induction for inter-body and transverse body communication


A electromagnetic induction wireless communication system including: a magnetic antenna; an electric antenna; a tuning capacitor coupled to the antenna combination configured to tune the antenna combination; a controller configured to control the operation of the communication system; a signal source coupled to the controller configured to produce a communication signal used to drive the magnetic antenna and the electric antenna; a voltage control unit coupled to the signal source configured to produce one of an amplitude difference, phase difference, and an amplitude and a phase difference between the communication signal used to drive the magnetic antenna and electric antenna.. .
Nxp, B.v.


05/26/16
20160146856 

Current sensor


A current sensor has a measurement unit for measuring the current flowing through an electrical wire using electromagnetic induction caused by the magnetic flux around the electrical wire, a wireless transmission unit for wirelessly transmitting measurement results, a power generation unit for generating power using the same electromagnetic induction caused by the magnetic flux around the electrical wire, and a battery that is charged by the power generation unit and supplies power to the measurement unit and the wireless transmission unit. A sudden change in the current flowing through the electrical wire causes measurement to be carried out.
Rohm Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160145582 

Episomal reprogramming with chemicals


Methods and composition of induction of pluripotent stem cells are disclosed. For example, in certain aspects methods for generating essentially vector-free induced pluripotent stem cells with cell signaling regulators are described.
Cellular Dynamics International, Inc.


05/26/16
20160145578 

Method for differentiation of pluripotent stem cells into multi-competent renal precursors


This application relates to a method for differentiating pluripotent stem cells (pscs) into multi-competent renal precursor cells expressing six2. These renal precursor cells are able to differentiate into fully functional and fully differentiated podocytes.
Hoffmann-la Roche Inc.


05/26/16
20160144829 

Wiper device for motor vehicles


Wherein the wiper (3) is equipped with at least one electrical element (23), characterized in that the longitudinal end (8) of the arm (7) is equipped with a sending coil (27) and in that the wiper (3) is equipped at the level of the fixing device (5) with a receiving coil (29), the cooperation of the sending coil (27) with the receiving coil (29) enabling supply of power to said electrical element (23) by magnetic induction.. .

05/26/16
20160144473 

Tool clamping system


Disclosed is a tool system including a drive for driving a tool holder including an electromagnetic generator for generating electrical energy from inertial energy of the tool holder. The tool holder may be driven in rotation, wherein the electromagnetic generator comprises a rotor part, which is rotatably mounted on the tool holder, and a stator part on the tool holder cooperating with each other for generating a voltage by electromagnetic induction.
Bilz Werkzeugfabrik Gmbh & Co. Kg


05/26/16
20160144351 

Catalysts useful for biomass pyrolysis and bio-oil upgrading


Catalysts useful in transforming biomass to bio-oil are disclosed, as are methods for making such catalysts, and methods of transforming biomass to bio-oil. The catalysts are especially useful for, but are not limited to, microwave- and induction-heating based pyrolysis of biomass, solid waste, and other carbon containing materials into bio-oil.
Board Of Suervisiors Of Louisiana State University And Agricultural And Mechanical College


05/26/16
20160144212 

Air induction nozzle


A nozzle includes a nozzle housing defining a first flow path having a first inlet at a first end of the nozzle housing and a first outlet at a second end of the nozzle housing. The nozzle housing also defines a second flow path having a second inlet at an outer surface of the nozzle housing and a second outlet in a side wall of the nozzle housing defining the first flow path, the second outlet defining a coanda profile and having an annular shape around the first flow path.
Marioff Corporation Oy


05/26/16
20160144014 

Compositions containing combinations of bioactive molecules derived from microbiota for treatment of disease


Compositions consisting of bioactive molecules derived from the microbiota of a mammal are provided herein. When administered orally with a colonic delivery system, the compositions are useful for the prophylaxis and treatment of diseases, in particular inflammatory, autoimmune and infectious diseases.
Riken


05/26/16
20160143540 

Multifrequency electrical impedance imaging using lorentz fields


In this invention, an approach is proposed to image the electrical impedance (conductivity and permittivity) properties of biological tissues. This approach is based on electrical current induction using ultrasound together with an applied static magnetic field.

05/19/16
20160142108 

Near-field communication module of electronic device


A near-field communication (nfc) module of an electronic device is operable to move between a retracted position and an extended position. The nfc module is extended out of a slot of the electronic device in the extended position, and retracted into the slot in the retracted position.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.


05/19/16
20160141934 

Electric power conversion design for liquid fueled vehicles


A cylindrical direct drive ac induction electric motor and an adapter plate comprises an electric power conversion design for liquid fueled vehicles. For front-wheel drive vehicles, an adapter plate replaces the spindle, the motor is bolted to the adapter plate and the vehicle wheel is bolted directly to the lug studs.

05/19/16
20160141264 

Flip-chip bonder with induction coils


A method and apparatus for flip chip bonding using conductive and inductive heating to heat a plurality of solder bumps located between a chip carrier and a chip.. .
International Business Machines Corporation


05/19/16
20160141098 

Electronic device and wireless power receiver equipped in the same


A wireless power receiver for receiving power from a wireless power transmitter using resonance according to the embodiment includes a reception resonant coil resonance-coupled with a transmission resonant coil of the wireless power transmitter for receiving the power, a reception induction coil coupled with the reception resonant coil for receiving the power, and a connecting unit, and the reception resonant coil includes at least one conductive line having one end and an opposite end being open with each other, and the connecting unit couples the one end and the opposite end of each conductive line with each other so that the reception resonant coil forms a closed loop.. .
Lg Innotek Co., Ltd.


05/19/16
20160139618 

Induction type power supply system and intruding metal detection method thereof


A method used for an induction type power supply system, for detecting whether an intruding metal exists in a power transmission region of the induction type power supply system, includes interrupting at least one driving signal of the induction type power supply system to stop driving a supplying-end coil of the induction type power supply system; detecting an attenuation status of a coil signal on the supplying-end coil when driving of the supplying-end coil is interrupted; and determining whether the intruding metal exists in the power transmission region of the induction type power supply system according to the attenuation status of the coil signal.. .
Fu Da Tong Technology Co., Ltd.


05/19/16
20160139231 

Petrophysically-consistent calibration of full-tensor electromagnetic induction tools


A method for calibrating an electromagnetic core analysis tool is disclosed. The method includes disposing a tilted test loop inside of or outside of a tool having more than one antenna.
Schlumberger Technology Corporation


05/19/16
20160138938 

Plumb-bob calibration apparatus and glass-wiping robot having the plumb-bob calibration apparatus


The present invention belongs to the field of small household appliances manufacturing technology, which relates to a plumb-bob calibration apparatus (21, 22) and a glass-wiping robot having the plumb-bob calibration apparatus. The plumb-bob calibration apparatus (21, 22) comprises a housing.
Suzhou Ecovacs Commercial Robot Co., Ltd.


05/19/16
20160138552 

High-frequency discharge ignition device


A high-frequency discharge ignition device includes a current supply device which supplies an ac current to a spark discharge path formed in a gap of an ignition plug, a control device which controls the operation of the current supply device, and a voltage detection device which outputs a signal of a section where a magnetic induction voltage of a primary coil generated after a switch element of an ignition coil device is placed in a shutoff state exceeds a predetermined voltage, and the control device determines the timing when the spark discharge path has been formed in the gap of the ignition plug according to an output signal of the voltage detection device and operates the current supply device based on the timing when the spark discharge path has been formed in the gap of the ignition plug to supply the ac current to the spark discharge path.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation


05/19/16
20160138124 

Heating apparatus, heat treatment apparatus, and heating method


A heating apparatus, a heat treatment apparatus, and a heating method are provided. The heating apparatus includes a workpiece support on which a ring-shaped workpiece is placed, a rotary drive assembly, and a heater configured to heat the workpiece.
Neturen Takuto Co., Ltd.


05/19/16
20160138121 

Heating apparatus, heat treatment apparatus, and heating method


A heating apparatus, a heat treatment apparatus, and a heating method are provided. The heating apparatus includes a workpiece support on which a ring-shaped workpiece is placed, a rotary drive assembly, and a heater configured to heat the workpiece.
Neturen Takuto Co., Ltd.


05/19/16
20160138024 

Screening compound having obesity preventive or therapeutic activity


A screening method including: a step for contacting a test substance and a synoviolin-gene-expressing cell; and a step for verifying the effect of the test substance on the synoviolin gene expression, or the effect thereof on synoviolin protein activity. An action which reduces the amount of adipose tissue and an action which inhibits induction of adipocyte differentiation are examples of an anti-obesity action.

05/19/16
20160137630 

Induction of gata2 by hdac1 and hdac2 inhibitors


Provided herein are compounds, pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds, and methods of using such compounds to treat diseases or disorders associated with gata2 deficiency, particularly diseases or disorders that involve any type of hdac1 and/or hdac2 expression. Such diseases include acute myeloid leukemia (aml); familial myelodysplastic syndrome (mds); leukemia; sickle-cell anemia; beta-thalassemia; monocytopenia and mycobacterial infections; dendritic cell, nonocyte, b, and natural killer lymphoid deficiency; emberger syndrome; asymptomatic neurocognitive impairment; mild neurocognitive disorder; and hiv-associated dementia..
Acetylon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


05/19/16
20160137585 

Compositions and methods for glucose transport inhibition


Glucose deprivation is an attractive strategy in cancer research and treatment. Cancer cells upregulate glucose uptake and metabolism for maintaining accelerated growth and proliferation rates.
Ohio University


05/19/16
20160137073 

Electrical power supply for a stationary vehicle, and on-board induction coil connected to the low-voltage on-board electrical system


A system includes a vehicle and an induction unit external to the vehicle. The induction unit includes a primary coil designed as a primary induction coil, and the vehicle includes a low voltage on-board electrical system having a secondary coil designed as a secondary induction coil.
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft


05/19/16
20160136725 

Method for induction stirred, ultrasonically modified investment castings


A method for making an equiaxed investment casting. The method utilizes an ultrasonic generator to send an ultrasonic pulse into molten metal in an investment casting mold.
General Electric Company


05/19/16
20160136610 

Reactor for releasing hydrogen from a liquid compound


A reactor is configured to release hydrogen from a hydrogen-bearing, liquid compound, having a reactor vessel which comprises at least one body with metallic support structure. A solid, highly porous coating is applied on said at least one body which comprises catalytically acting substances for the release of hydrogen from the liquid, hydrogen-bearing compound, wherein the at least one body with metallic support structure is configured to be heated by one of intrinsic joule heating or induction heating..
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft


05/19/16
20160136197 

Pharmaceutical compositions comprising a gpg oligodeoxynucleotide and cyclic di-gmp


The present invention relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising an immunostimulatory amount of at least two immunopotentiators, wherein a first immunopotentiator is a non-methylated cytidyl guanosyl oligodeoxynucleotide (cpg odn) and a second immunopotentiator is 3′,5′-cyclic diguanylic acid (c-di-gmp), and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. The invention also relates to the use of such pharmaceutical compositions for the induction of an immune response against tumor-specific antigens.
Intervet Inc.


05/19/16
20160135436 

Method for inducing artificial ovulation and spawning of fresh-water eels


According to an example, artificial ovulation and spawning of freshwater eels may be induced to promote artificial ovulation without employing intraperitoneal injection, by feeding a feminization-inducing material (e.g., 17β-estradiol) for inducing feminization during a predetermined period into a raising bath in which broodfish are raised and, when an ovulation induction period arrives, adding pituitary extracts of catadromous fish as an artificial ovulation-promoting substance to the bath. Raising water of the raising bath may be prepared by selectively setting fresh water, brackish water and seawater conditions, a feminization-inducing material for inducing complete feminization of broodfish of the freshwater eels is fed to the raising bath, including the raising water under a fresh water condition, and pre-treatment for feminization is performed.
Googol Holdings Co., Ltd


05/12/16
20160135304 

Miniaturized head for induction welding of printed circuits


The invention relates to an induction head for welding multilayer stacks for printed circuits and the like, wherein an inductor core associated with an excitation inductance is cooled by air or another gaseous fluid, which circulates in a path provided in the induction head. A second inductor core cooperates with the first one to guide a magnetic flux to at least one junction area of a multilayer stack interposed between the cores: the cooling fluid laps the junction area of the multilayer stack, thus facilitating the detachment of the head at the end of the welding process..
Cedal Equipment S.r.l.


05/12/16
20160135255 

Induction-heating cooker


An induction-heating cooker has a heating coil, an insulation plate on which the heating coil is placed, a ferrite on which the insulation plate is placed, and a support body on which the ferrite is placed and that is made of a nonmagnetic metal material. The support body has an uneven part for positioning the ferrite to be placed on an upper surface of the support body with respect to the support body..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.






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