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|Hybrid acoustic emi foam for use in a personal computer|
The described embodiments relate to an electronic assembly that includes multiple varied electrical components. In some embodiments, the electronic assembly can include electrical components susceptible to electromagnetic interference (emi).
|Method for forming conductive pattern by direct radiation of electromagnetic wave, and resin structure having conductive pattern thereon (as amended)|
The method for forming the conductive pattern by direct radiation of the electromagnetic wave includes: forming a first region having a predetermined surface roughness by selectively radiating the electromagnetic wave on a polymer resin substrate; forming a conductive seed on the polymer resin substrate; forming a metal layer by plating the polymer resin substrate having the conductive seed formed thereon; and removing the conductive seed and the metal layer from a second region of the polymer resin substrate, wherein the second region has surface roughness smaller than that of the first region.. .
|Emergency lighting monitoring and reporting system|
An emergency lighting system with central batteries power remote led fixtures and exit signs, with all components integrated throughout a single or multiple buildings. Status reports are available on demand and the system will generate written records required by the life safety code.
|Devices and methods for harq-ack feedback scheme on pusch in wireless communication systems|
Devices and methods of reducing overall hybrid automatic repeat request-acknowledgment (harq-ack) of user equipment (ue) using a large amount of carrier aggregation are generally described. The ue may receive a subframe from an enhanced nodeb (enb).
|Enhanced back-to-back security procedure handling|
Aspects of the disclosure provide for a method of efficiently implementing security configurations for multiple domains between a network entity and a ue in a wireless system. For instance, this disclosure provides for a network entity sending to a ue a first security mode command for a first domain, receiving a first security mode complete message in response to the first security mode command, and sending a second security mode command for a second domain.
|Personal communication system to send and receive voice data positioning information|
A location tagged data provision and display system. A personal communication device (pcd) with electromagnetic communication capability has a gps receiver and a display.
Silver State Intellectual Technologies, Inc.
|Mems microphone device|
A micro-electro-mechanical system (mems) microphone device is provided in the present disclosure. The mems microphone device includes a first electromagnetic shielding cover defining a first accommodating space; a second electromagnetic shielding cover received in the first accommodating space and defining a second accommodating space; a mems chip and an application specific integrated circuit (asic) chip received in the second accommodating space.
Aac Acoustic Technologies (shenzhen) Co.,ltd.
|Mems microphone device|
A micro-electro-mechanical system (mems) microphone device is provided in the present disclosure. The mems microphone device includes a circuit board, an electromagnetic shielding cover mounted on the circuit board to define an accommodating space, electronic components received in the accommodating space and electrically connected to the circuit board, and a metal shielding member disposed between the electronic components and the electromagnetic shielding cover.
Aac Acoustic Technologies (shenzhen) Co. Ltd.
|Encoding/decoding of high chroma resolution details|
Innovations in encoding and decoding of video pictures in a high-resolution chroma sampling format (such as yuv 4:4:4) using a video encoder and decoder operating on coded pictures in a low-resolution chroma sampling format (such as yuv 4:2:0) are presented. For example, high chroma resolution details are selectively encoded on a region-by-region basis.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc
|Filtering to mitigate artifacts when changing chroma sampling rates|
Innovations in the area of filtering in and around high chroma resolution regions of output pictures are presented. For example, a video processing tool applies a recovery filter in a high chroma resolution region of an output picture, which compensates for anti-aliasing filtering previously performed during chroma sub-sampling, but skips application of the recovery filter in a low chroma resolution region of the output picture.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc
Video session manager and enabling a video communication session across geographically disparate domains
A video session manager and method for enabling, optimizing, and managing inter-domain video communication sessions, including telepresence and videoconferencing sessions. The video session manager is configured to receive and analyze a video communication session request from one or more endpoints; to determine the viability of a communication session based on one or more attributes of the session; and to connect the one or more requesting endpoints to start the session.
Tata Communications (america) Inc.
Dynamically updating quality to higher chroma sampling rate
Innovations in encoding of video pictures in a high-resolution chroma sampling format (such as yuv 4:4:4) using a video encoder operating on coded pictures in a low-resolution chroma sampling format (such as yuv 4:2:0) are presented. For example, according to a set of decision rules, high chroma resolution details are selectively encoded on a region-by-region basis such that increases in bit rate (due to encoding of sample values for the high chroma resolution details) happen when and where corresponding increases in chroma resolution are likely to improve quality in noticeable ways.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc
Swir clip on system
Provided is an electromagnetic radiation wavelength conversion module for a slr camera body. The module can include a housing with a first end that can be releasably coupled to the slr camera body and a second end that can be releasably coupled to a slr lens.
Sensors Unlimited, Inc.
Enhancing the legibility of images using monochromatic light sources
A system and method are described for enhancing readability of document images by operating on each document individually. Monochromatic light sources operating at different wavelengths of light can be used to obtain greyscale images.
Enhanced transfer of information using an industrial protocol system and method
An enhanced transfer of information using an industrial protocol system and method are disclosed. In one embodiment, an industrial automation system includes a serving device communicably coupled with a client device via an industrial data exchange protocol.
Rockwell Automation, Inc.
Systems, methods, and apparatus to identify media presentation devices
Systems, methods, and apparatus to identify media presentation devices are disclosed. An example method includes receiving registration data from a panelist, the panelist being associated with a first network device and a second network device, the first and second network devices associated with a same public internet protocol address.
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc
Domain name resolution method, dns cache server, and final dns server
Provided are a domain name resolution method, a dns cache server and a final dns server. In the method, a dns cache server establishes a connection with a final dns server according to address information of the final dns server, and acquires information of all domain name records about a predetermined domain name from the final dns server, to determine a domain name resolution result of the predetermined domain name according to the information of all the domain name records about the predetermined domain name, wherein the information of all the domain name records about the predetermined domain name is a correlation between the predetermined domain name and different ip addresses.
Verification of computer system prior to and subsequent to computer program installation
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system, and computer program product for debugging a computer environment. In an embodiment of the invention, an anomaly is detected in a computing environment of multiple different computing devices disposed in multiple different network domains.
Invisible password reset protocol
Techniques are disclosed herein for facilitating invisible password reset protocols. More specifically, the techniques described herein eliminate the need for end users to have to periodically change their authentication information (e.g., password information).
Onion Id, Inc.
System and automated end-to-end web interaction testing
A system for flexible and scalable automated end-to-end chat-based contact center testing, having a test case management platform, a chat cruncher, a contact center manager, a chat classifier, a desktop automation engine, and headless browser-based virtual agents and customers. The test case management platform allows a user to configure operation of the system.
Cyara Solutions Pty Ltd
Transformation of discrete service events into continuous, periodic data for metering and billing of cloud services
A cloud computing system includes services that provide virtual cloud computing resources. The service publishes service events that are transformed into periodic rating data as per centralized, pluggable, service-specific business rules.
Method and apparatus of uplink scheduling and harq timing
The present disclosure relates to an apparatus and method for controlling an uplink (ul) scheduling and hybrid automatic repeat request (harq) timing supported in a tdd-fdd ca environment. The method includes receiving, on a first serving cell, at least one of a first ul grant and a first physical harq indicator channel (phich) about a second serving cell through a cross-carrier scheduling, and receiving, on the second serving cell, at least one of a second ul grant and a second phich about the second serving cell through a self scheduling.
Innovative Technology Lab Co., Ltd.
Control information transmission method, user equipment, and base station
A control information transmission method a user equipment for operating the method and a base station for operating the method are disclosed. In an embodiment the method includes determining, by a user equipment, a downlink control information (dci) format of a downlink control channel corresponding to a first serving cell, wherein the first serving cell is a serving cell corresponding to the user equipment, and the dci format is determined by using a duplex mode of the first serving cell and a hybrid automatic repeat request-acknowledgment (harq-ack) feedback corresponding to the first serving cell and detecting, by the user equipment, the downlink control channel according to the determined dci format..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Method for transmitting and receiving uplink/downlink data with mtc device
According to an embodiment of the present specification, a method for transmitting uplink data in a machine type communication (mtc) device is provided. The method may comprise the steps of: initially transmitting repetitive bundles of physical uplink shared channel (pusch) data including identical uplink data in a plurality of uplink subframes to a base station; receiving a hybrid automatic repeat request (harq) response signal with respect to the repetitive bundles of pusch; if the harq response signal is a negative-acknowledgement (nack), determining the number of repetitions of the pusch including identical uplink data; and re-transmitting the pusch bundles repeatedly for the determined number of times on the plurality of uplink subframes to the base station..
Lg Electronics Inc.
Method and system for a distributed optical transmitter with local domain splitting
Methods and systems for a distributed optical transmitter with local domain splitting is disclosed and may include, in an optical modulator integrated in a silicon photonics chip: receiving electrical signals, communicating the electrical signals to domain splitters along a length of waveguides of the optical modulator utilizing one or more delay lines, generating electrical signals in voltage domains utilizing the domain splitters, modulating received optical signals in the waveguides of the optical modulator by driving diodes with the electrical signals generated in the voltage domains, and generating a modulated output signal through interference of the modulated optical signal in the waveguides of the optical modulator. The delay lines may comprise one delay element per domain splitter, or may comprise a delay element per domain splitter for a first subset of the domain splitters and more than one delay element per domain splitter for a second subset of the domain splitters..
Method of measuring optical fiber link chromatic dispersion by fractional fourier transformation (frft)
The present invention relates to a method of measuring optical fiber link chromatic dispersion by fractional fourier transformation (frft), belonging to the technical field of optical communication. The method of the present invention performs coherent demodulation for an optical pulse signal output from the optical fiber link to obtain a complex field of the optical pulse signal, then performs frft on the complex field; according to the energy focusing effect of the chirp signal in the fractional spectrum, calculates an optimal fractional order of the frft, and then calculates chromatic dispersion of the optical fiber link according to the optimal fractional order.
Beijing Institute Of Technology
Electromagnetic power measurement and reporting
A method to measure and report electromagnetic radiation power includes receiving electromagnetic radiation and generating an electrical signal in response to the received electromagnetic radiation. The electrical signal may have a magnitude based on the power of the electromagnetic radiation.
Method and data communication utilizing the north american terrestrial system
Data communication capabilities of the north american terrestrial system (nats) network are enhanced. In accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, an airborne data server (ads) is added to the airborne architecture of the current nats network and a ground data gateway (gdg) is added to the ground-based architecture of the current nats network.
At&t Mobility Ii Llc
Switched, simultaneous and cascaded interference cancellation
Aspects of the disclosure are directed to interference cancellation and wireless communication. A method of performing analog interference cancellation in a wireless communications device having a transmitter and a receiver includes receiving a reference signal representative of an interfering signal transmitted by the transmitter, selecting a first target interference type from one of a plurality of interference types affecting a an rf signal received by the receiver, configuring a first filter of an interference cancellation circuit using a coefficient computed based on the first target interference type, and cancelling interference in the rf signal using an output of the first filter.
Thrust compensation system of dual-winding voice coil motor
A thrust compensation system of a dual-winding voice coil motor, which is used for driving the voice coil motor having secondary windings arranged between each pair of main windings, wherein the main windings are the main working windings of the voice coil motor and used for providing the output electromagnetic force required by the driving system of the voice coil motor; the secondary windings are compensation windings and used for providing the thrust ripple opposite to the main windings and compensating the thrust ripple of the main windings, so that the resultant force of the output thrust of the main windings and the secondary windings of the voice coil motor is constant. The scheme provided by this invention not only greatly reduces the thrust ripple of the servo system of the voice coil motor, but also realizes the ultra-high precision control of the servo drive system of the voice coil motor when the system is under low switching frequency, improves the stability of the system, reduces the system loss, and greatly reduces the cost of the drive controller..
Harbin Institute Of Technology
Thrust compensation system of dual-winding voice coil motor
A thrust compensation system of a dual-winding voice coil motor, which is used for driving the voice coil motor having main windings (100) and secondary windings (200), wherein the secondary windings (200) of the voice coil motor are between each pair of the main windings (100). The system includes a switch drive circuit of the main windings (800) which is powered by a first controlled voltage source to drive the main windings (100) adopted as the main working windings of the voice coil motor and used for providing the output electromagnetic force required by the driving system of the voice coil motor in work; a switch drive circuit of the secondary windings (900) which is powered by a second voltage source to drive the secondary windings (200) adopted as compensation windings, and used for providing the thrust ripple opposite to the main windings (100) so as to compensate the thrust ripple of the main windings (100) and keep the resultant force of the output of the main windings (100) and the secondary windings (200) of the voice coil motor in constant; wherein the voltages udc1 and udc2 of the first and second controlled voltage sources of the main windings (100) and the second windings (200) are configured as meeting a certain relationship..
Harbin Institute Of Technology
Electromagnetic drive control system
An electromagnetic drive control system comprising an h-shaped full bridge driving circuit connected to a controlled electromagnetic unit, including a first field effect transistor (fet) and a fourth fet connected in series constituting the left arm of the h-shaped full-bridge driving circuit, and a second fet and a third fet connected in series constituting the right arm of the h-shaped full-bridge driving circuit; pwm control unit is used to provide control signal to the fets of the left and right bridge arms; it is characterized in that: the left arm comprises a first dc voltage source connected in series to the drain of the first fet, and the right arm includes a second dc voltage source connected in series to the drain of the second fet so as to form a dual power circuit; in this configuration, the first dc voltage source and the second dc voltage source are configured appropriately to greatly weaken the output current ripple of the electromagnetic drive control system and allow the system to realize super-high precision control of the electromagnetic drive control system under lower switching frequency, as a result, it can improve the stability of the system, reduce the loss of the system, and significantly decrease the cost of the drive controller.. .
Harbin Institute Of Technology
Wireless charging device
A wireless charging device for wirelessly transmitting electric power to an electronic device includes a housing, a system board within the housing and including a power amplifier, a shield-can within the housing with a separation distance between a top of the housing and a top of the shield can, a transmission resonator between the top of the housing and the top of the shield-can for simultaneously generating a vertical magnetic field and a horizontal magnetic field, and a sheet provided between the shield-can and the transmission resonator for shielding the system board and the transmission resonator from each other's electromagnetic fields, wherein the electromagnetic fields comprise the vertical magnetic field and the horizontal magnetic field generated by the transmission resonator and an electromagnetic field generated by the system board.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Magnetically held charger plug for mobile devices
A charger adaptor for a mobile device that has a connection socket, the charger adaptor includes: an insertion plug formed with a plurality of contact electrodes, the insertion plug having a shape complementary to an interior shape of the connection socket; a plug body extending away from the insertion plug and extending outside the connection socket, the plug body having exteriorly facing electrical contacts that are in respective electrical continuity with the contact electrodes; and the plug body comprising at least one of a magnetic material to produce a magnetic attractive force that is configured to hold to the plug body an accessory charging plug head to make electrical contact with the contact electrodes of the plug body, and a ferromagnetic material that is magnetically drawn to magnetic material in the plug head.. .
Signal transmission system, connector apparatus, electronic device, and signal transmission method
A signal transmission system including: a first connector apparatus, and a second connector apparatus that is coupled with the first connector apparatus. The first connector apparatus and the second connector apparatus are coupled together to form an electromagnetic field coupling unit, and a transmission object signal is converted into a radio signal, which is then transmitted through the electromagnetic field coupling unit, between the first connector apparatus and the second connector apparatus..
Structure and electronic circuit
A structure which cuts off propagation of an electromagnetic wave at one or more frequencies is provided. The structure comprises linear third conductors arranged on a plurality of different layers different from a first layer of a substrate including the first layer where a first conductor is formed and a second layer where a second conductor is formed, and at least one fourth conductor configured to connect one end of one conductor out of the third conductors to one end of another conductor out of the third conductors.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Nonaqueous electrolytic solution and nonaqueous electrolyte battery using same
An object of the invention is to provide nonaqueous electrolyte batteries having high initial efficiency, excellent initial capacity and excellent overcharge safety, and nonaqueous electrolytic solutions realizing such batteries. A nonaqueous electrolytic solution includes an electrolyte and a nonaqueous solvent, and further includes an aromatic compound represented by formula (i) (in which r1 to r5 are independently hydrogen, a halogen, or an unsubstituted or halogen-substituted hydrocarbon group having 1 to 20 carbon atoms, r6 and r7 are independently a hydrocarbon group having 1 to 12 carbon atoms, at least two of r1 to r7 may be bonded together to form a ring, and formula (i) satisfies at least one of the requirements (a) and (b): (a) at least one of r1 to r5 is a halogen, or an unsubstituted or halogen-substituted hydrocarbon group having 1 to 20 carbon atoms, (b) the total number of carbon atoms in r1 to r7 is 3 to 20).
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Non-aqueous electrolyte solution for battery and lithium secondary battery
A non-aqueous electrolyte solution for a battery includes: an additive a which is a compound represented by formula (i); and an additive b which is at least one selected from the group consisting of an aromatic compound having at least one of a halogen atom or an alkyl group and a carbamate, and which is a compound other than carbonates or a cyclic sulfates. In formula (i), r1 represents a group represented by formula (ii) or a group represented by formula (iii) and r2 represents h, a c1-6 alkyl group, a group represented by formula (ii), or a group represented by formula (iii); or r1 and r2 represent groups which combine to form a benzene ring or cyclohexyl ring.
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
Optoelectronic component, optoelectronic component device and producing an optoelectronic component
Various embodiments may relate to an optoelectronic component. The optoelectronic component may include a planar optically active structure and an electric circuit structure.
Osram Oled Gmbh
Method for preparing element diffusion-type composite substrate
A method for preparing element diffusion-type composite substrate and it belongs to the field of high-temperature coated superconducting substrate preparation. The rolled composite nickel-tungsten alloy substrate is heated and thermal insulated, meanwhile, both ends of the rolled substrate are electrified by low voltage and high current density pulse current.
Beijing University Of Technology
Thermoelectric conversion element
In formulas (1a) and (1b), ra represents an aromatic, alicyclic, alkyl, hydroxyl, thiol, amino, ammonium, or carboxyl group. Rb represents a monovalent group derived from a polyalkylene oxide, poly(meth)acrylate, polysiloxane, polyacrylonitrile, or polystyrene compound, a monovalent group obtained by combining the compounds, or an alkyl group having 5 or more carbon atoms.
An optoelectronic device includes a carrier, a housing, and a radiation source that emits electromagnetic radiation arranged on the carrier, wherein the housing is fixed to the carrier by a glue layer, the glue layer is arranged between a first face of the housing and a second face of the carrier, the first face of the housing and the second face of the carrier are arranged at an inclination angle to each other, a distance between the first face and the second face increases from an outer rim in a direction to a middle area of the carrier, and a thickness of the glue layer increases at least partially from the outer rim in the direction to the middle area of the carrier.. .
Osram Opto Semiconductors Gmbh
Air stable infrared photodetectors from solution-processed inorganic semiconductors
A photodetector has a photoactive layer of semiconducting inorganic nanoparticles positioned between a hole transport electron blocking layer of a first metal oxide and an electron transport hole blocking layer of a second metal oxide. The nanoparticles are responsive to electromagnetic radiation in at least the infrared region of the spectrum.
University Of Florida Research Foundation, Inc.
Systems and methods for integrated multi-layer magnetic films
Integrated multi-layer magnetic films for use in passive devices in microelectronic applications and methods of manufacture thereof. Soft ferromagnetic materials exhibiting high permeability and low coercivity are laminated together with insulating layers interposed.
Method of calibrating mass-to-charge ratio measurements obtained from a mass spectrometer connected in fluid communication with an analysis system delivering a temporally changing sample
A method of calibrating mass-to-charge ratio measurements obtained from a mass spectrometer connected in fluid communication with a chromatographic system comprises the steps of acquiring a multiplicity of mass spectra of an analyte during an analytical run, analyzing at least some of the multiplicity of mass spectra during the analytical run for generating result data relating to a decision on introduction of a calibrant material into the mass spectrometer; and introducing the calibrant material into the mass spectrometer during the analytical run, based on the result data. An arrangement for mass analysis that is suitable for carrying out the method comprises a chromatographic system (10), a mass spectrometer (20) connected downstream, in fluid communication to the chromatographic system (10), a data acquisition device (22) for acquiring mass spectra of an analyte fed to the mass spectrometer (20), a controllable injector (30, 31) to introduce calibrant material into the mass spectrometer, and a control unit (50) receiving information on the acquired mass spectra from the data acquisition device (22), the control unit (50) configured to dynamically control the injector (30, 31) based on the received information..
Plasma-chemical coating apparatus
In a known plasma-chemical coating apparatus, a plasma chamber is provided within which at least one linear antenna is arranged for producing a plasma by means of electromagnetic power, in which a supply for a carrier gas terminates and which comprises a plasma exit opening in the direction of a treatment chamber for a plasma-assisted modification of a substrate. Starting from this, to achieve cleaning cycles as in coating apparatuses with comparatively slow coating processes, it is suggested according to the invention that the plasma exit opening is configured as an elongated narrowing and defined preferably on both sides by cylinders which extend in parallel with each other and are rotatable about their cylinder axis, and that a cleaning zone is respectively provided for each of the cylinders, into which an area of the outer surface of the respective cylinder which is to be cleaned can be introduced by rotation about the cylinder axis..
W & L Coating Systems Gmbh
Differential imaging with pattern recognition for process automation of cross sectioning applications
A method for using differential imaging for applications involving tem samples by allowing operators to take multiple images during a procedure involving a focused ion beam procedure and overlaying the multiple images to create a differential image that clearly shows the differences between milling steps. The methods also involve generating real-time images of the area being milled and using the overlays of the differential images to show small changes in each image, and thus highlight the ion beam milling location.
Vacuum circuit breaker assembly
A vacuum circuit breaker (vcb) assembly includes a single motor configured to rotate at least one rotor, a vcb having a breaking mechanism configured to control current flow through the vcb and a first electromagnetic clutch configured to selectively engage the at least one rotor with the breaking mechanism to charge the breaking mechanism. The vcb assembly also includes an undercarriage configured to support the vcb assembly and to move the vcb assembly from a first position to a second position and a second electromagnetic clutch configured to selectively engage the at least one rotor with the undercarriage to drive the undercarriage..
General Electric Company
Novel compound and photoelectric conversion device
Disclosed is a novel compound represented by formula (1) below. In the formula, a represents an optionally substituted aromatic hydrocarbon ring or aromatic heterocyclic group, b represents a group including a chain of one to four pieces of one or more groups selected from groups represented by specific formulae (b-1) to (b-13) (such as —c═c— or —n═n—, specifically see the description), r1 to r3 each represent an optionally substituted hydrocarbon or hydrocarbonoxy group, at least one of r1 to r3 represents an optionally substituted hydrocarbonoxy group, r4 and r5 each represent an optionally substituted hydrocarbon group, r4 and r5 may be linked together to form a ring, and r4 and r5 may be each independently linked with a to form a ring..
Micromagnetic device and forming the same
A micromagnetic device includes a first insulating layer formed above a substrate, a first seed layer formed above the first insulating layer, a first conductive winding layer selectively formed above the first seed layer, and a second insulating layer formed above the first conductive winding layer. The micromagnetic device also includes a first magnetic core layer formed above the second insulating layer, a third insulating layer formed above the first magnetic core layer, and a second magnetic core layer formed above the third insulating layer.
Common mode choke
A common mode choke comprising a first planar coil for receiving a first signal, a second planar coil for receiving a second signal, the first and second coils comprising substantially mirror images of one another and arranged side by side in a common plane, the first planar coil and second planar coil electromagnetically coupled by a closed coupling loop.. .
Heat-resistant silane crosslinked resin molded body and producing the same, heat-resistant silane crosslinkable resin composition and producing the same, silane master batch, and heat-resistant product using heat-resistant silane crosslinked resin molded body
A method comprising at least a step of preparing a silane master batch by melt-kneading a base resin (rb) containing a non-aromatic organic oil, an organic peroxide, an inorganic filler, and a silane coupling agent, in specific mass ratio, and a step of mixing the silane master batch and a silanol condensation catalyst or a silane master batch; a heat-resistant silane crosslinked resin molded body and a heat-resistant silane crosslinkable resin composition prepared by the method, and a silane master batch and a heat-resistant product.. .
Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
Beam shutter, in particular for x-rays
The invention relates to a device (1) for closing and opening a beam path (3) of electromagnetic and/or ionizing radiation, comprising at least one part (5) of a shutter body (9) which is permanently situated in the beam path (3) and rotatable about a longitudinal axis (7) situated essentially transversely with respect to the beam path (3), and which contains a material that is opaque to the radiation and blocks the beam path (3) when the shutter body (9) is in a closed rotary position (b), and which defines a passage (11) that is transparent to the radiation when in an open rotary position (a); and comprising a drive means (13) which is coupled to the shutter body (9) for rotation of same about the longitudinal axis (7) between the rotary positions (a, b). The drive means (13) is an electromagnetic drive, and is configured for moving the shutter body (9) between the rotary positions (a, b), wherein at least one of the rotary positions (a, b) corresponds to a stable position of the magnetic drive which maintains the magnetic drive without current..
Smiths Heimann Gmbh
Hvac system and an hvac controller configured to generate master service alarms
A method of generating an alarm based on temperature conditions within an enclosed space. The method includes receiving, by a processor of a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (hvac) system, operating-condition information of the hvac system, determining, by the processor from the received operating-condition information, whether temperature within the enclosed space is approaching a setpoint temperature.
Lennox Industries Inc.
Event trigger on wireless device detection
Messages from wireless devices are intercepted by a controller, such as an access point for a wireless network, a security system controller, a home automation controller, an industrial or business automation controller, or a combination thereof. The controller logs device-identifying information about the devices that sent the messages that that were intercepted.
Greenwave Systems Pte. Ltd.
System and procurement decisioning using home automation inputs
An interface receives procurement data, the procurement data comprising data received from a home automation device. A processor applies forecast development rules to the procurement data.
Heuristic inference of topological representation of metric relationships
A system includes a windowing module that divides time series data for each metric into portions. Each portion corresponds to a respective window of time.
Method for selecting an image of an appliance with a suitable position or orientation of a door of the appliance
A method for selecting an image of an appliance with a suitable position or orientation of a door of the appliance is provided. The method includes obtaining a digital rgb image from a camera of the appliance and converting the digital rgb image to a device independent color space in order to generate at least one of a first chromatic primary plane image or a second chromatic primary plane image from the digital rgb image.
General Electric Company
Connection pads for a fingerprint sensing device
A fingerprint sensing device comprising sensing circuitry comprising a plurality of sensing elements, each sensing element comprising a sensing structure arranged in a sensing plane and facing a surface of the capacitive fingerprint sensing device, each of the sensing elements being configured to provide a signal indicative of an electromagnetic coupling between the sensing structure and a finger placed on the surface of the fingerprint sensing device; and a plurality of connection pads electrically connected to the sensing circuitry for providing an electrical connection between the sensing circuitry and readout circuitry, wherein each of the connection pads is separately recessed in relation to the sensing plane such that each connection pad has a floor in a floor plane, and wherein each connection pad is separated from an adjacent connection pad through a portion of the sensing device being elevated in relation to the floor plane.. .
Fingerprint Cards Ab
Haplotyping and copy number typing using polymorphic variant allelic frequencies
The present invention provides a method for the analysis of genetic material of a subject, said method comprising: —obtaining continuous polymorphic variant allele frequency (pvaf) values of genetic material of a subject; —obtaining genotype information of a first and second parent; —categorizing the continuous pvaf values in a category corresponding to the first parent based on the genotype information of the first parent and second parent; —segmenting said categorized pvaf values; and —providing the segmented pvaf values to indicate a genetic anomaly in the genetic material of the subject and/or inheritance of the genetic material of the subject.. .
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Resource domain partioning in a data processing system
A resource domain controller in a data processing system stores information that is used to group various resources, such as bus masters and peripherals, into common domains. Each group can be referred to as a resource domain and can include one or more data processor and peripheral devices.
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.
Virtualization of hardware accelerator
Technologies are generally provided to virtualize hardware acceleration. In some examples, a coprovisor component may be configured to multiplex multiple domains' requests to access a hardware accelerator such as a field programmable gate array (fpga), an application specific integrated circuit (asic), or a comparable accelerator in a paravirtualized environment.
University Of Ottawa
Domain-differentiated power state coordination system
A multi-core microprocessor is organized into a plurality of resource-associated domains including core domains, group domains, and a global domain. Each domain relates to either local resources, group resources, or global resources that are respectively used by a single core, a group of cores, or all the cores.
Via Technologies, Inc.
Wearable propping display holder apparatus
The disclosed apparatus is a wearable display panel holder that suspends the display from an operator's neck (or shoulder) by a strap and includes a prop to push the display panel away from the operator's stomach/chest and into his comfortable view without using his hands. The bottom end of the prop makes contact with the operator using an interface designed to provide lateral tipping stability and sliding stability in all directions.
Electronic circuit device with electromagnetic clock signal conveyed along cooling fluid conduit network
Electronic circuit device and method for conveying clock signal in an electronic circuit device. The electronic circuit device includes: a cooling fluid conduit network including at least one conduit, wherein the cooling fluid conduit network is configured to convey both a cooling fluid and an electromagnetic signal via the at least one conduit; a clock signal injection unit configured to inject an electromagnetic clock signal at an input location of the cooling fluid conduit network; and a clock signal collection unit configured to collect an electromagnetic clock signal..
International Business Machines Corporation
Method and advanced control using function blocks in industrial process control and automation systems
A method includes executing a first function block configured to (i) receive multiple input data values associated with an industrial process control and automation system, (ii) pre-process the input data values, and (iii) store the pre-processed input data values in a shared memory. The method also includes executing a second function block configured to (i) receive references to the pre-processed input data values in the shared memory, (ii) invoke execution of one or more core functions to implement a process control algorithm, and (iii) store output data values in the shared memory.
Honeywell International Inc.
System and home automation
An interface receives analyzed energy usage data, the analyzed energy usage data comprising information determined by one or more home automation devices. A processor applies optimization recommendation rules to the energy usage data.
A timepiece escapement mechanism includes a stopper between a resonator and an escape wheel set. The wheel set includes a magnetized track with an angular period of travel over which its magnetic characteristics are repeated.
The Swatch Group Research And Development Ltd.
Mirror, more particularly for a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus
A mirror, in particular for a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus has an optically effective surface (11), a mirror substrate (12), a reflection layer stack (21) for reflecting electromagnetic radiation that is incident on the optical effective surface, and at least two piezoelectric layers (16a, 16b, 16c), which are arranged successively between the mirror substrate and the reflection layer stack in the stack direction of the reflection layer stack and to which an electric field can be applied to produce a locally variable deformation, wherein at least one intermediate layer (22a, 22b) made of crystalline material is arranged between the piezoelectric layers (16a, 16b, 16c), wherein the intermediate layer is designed to leave an electric field, which is present in the region of the piezoelectric layers (16a, 16b, 16c) that adjoin the intermediate layer (22a, 22b) in the stack direction of the reflection layer stack (21), substantially uninfluenced.. .
Carl Zeiss Smt Gmbh
Resist composition and forming resist pattern
A resist composition which generates acid upon exposure and exhibits changed solubility in a developing solution under action of acid, the resist composition including a base component (a) which exhibits changed solubility in a developing solution under action of acid and an acid generator (b) which generates acid upon exposure, the base component (a) including a resin component having a structural unit (a0) represented by general formula (a0-1) shown below, and the acid generator component (b) containing a compound having a cation moiety having an electron withdrawing group (wherein r represents a hydrogen atom, an alkyl group of 1 to 5 carbon atoms or a halogenated alkyl group of 1 to 5 carbon atoms; ya represents a carbon atom; xa represents an atomic group required to form an alicyclic hydrocarbon group with ya; and ra01 represents an aromatic hydrocarbon group optionally having a substituent).. .
Tokyo Ohka Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Apparatus and foci array scanning through an adjusting refractive medium
A method and apparatus for performing foci array scanning using at least one adjustable or tilting medium is disclosed. The medium can be controllably tilted in order to translate a beam of electromagnetic radiation perpendicularly to its propagation, and upon exiting the medium, will propagate in the original, incoming direction.
Electromagnetic actuators for digital cameras
Electro-magnetic actuators used to provide a displacement of an optical element such as a lens carrier comprise at least one ferromagnetic frame associated with a large air gap and at least one ferromagnetic member parallel to and separated from an elongated section of a frame by a small air gap. Actuation causes a magnetic circuit that appears in the at least one frame, the at least one member and small air gaps and by-passes or bridges the large air gap.
Low f/# lens
Methods and systems are disclosed relating to low f/# lens with desirable imaging characteristics. In certain embodiments, the lens may include an aspheric surface and a fresnel surface to produce one or more of the following characteristics: a large aperture; a wide field of view; a low spherical aberration and coma; a low field curvature; a monotonic field curvature for both tangential and sagittal planes; and significant but monotonic distortion.
Subterranean imager tool system and methodology
A technique facilitates the accumulation and analysis of data related to a subterranean formation. An arrangement of different types of sensors is mounted on a collar utilized in accumulating data on the subterranean formation.
Schlumberger Canada Limited
Determining location and depth of subsurface magnetic sources
The present invention relates to a method for locating magnetic bodies within the earth and in particular to a method for determining the subsurface location, geometry and depth of these bodies from aeromagnetic data. The method includes accessing aeromagnetic data and processing the data according to the described equations to determine the subsurface location, geometry and depth of these bodies..
University Of The Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Gain compensated tensor propagation measurements using collocated antennas
A method for obtaining full tensor gain compensated propagation measurements includes processing a full tensor voltage measurement to obtain a fully gain compensated tensor quantity. An electromagnetic logging tool including at least first and second axially spaced transmitters and at least first and second axially spaced receivers is rotated in a subterranean borehole.
Schlumberger Technology Corporation
Methods for modeling multipath reflections of gnss signals using a test installation and apparatuses for implementing test methods
A test installation for simulating multiple reflections of gnss signals, the installation including a top screen that is semitransparent in a radio frequency portion of the electromagnetic spectrum, wherein the top screen is substantially dome-shaped; a bottom screen that is reflective in the radio frequency portion of the electromagnetic spectrum; the top semitransparent screen over the bottom reflecting screen; and a gnss antenna connected to a receiver and located between the top screen and the bottom screen.. .
Topcon Positioning Systems, Inc.
Method for calibrating a test rig
A method for calibrating a test apparatus, having a first and a second directional coupler, for gauging a two-port test object that has a first port and a second port in a calibration plane, wherein for the purpose of calibrating the test apparatus a vectorial network analyzer having a 1st-6th test port is connected to the first and second ports in the calibration plane such that the first and second test ports are connected to respective port in the calibration plane, the third and fourth test ports are connected to the first directional coupler and the fifth and sixth test ports are connected to the second directional coupler via a respective waveguide for electromagnetic waves. For different calibration standards, scatter parameters are determined for each desired frequency point.
Rosenberger Hochfrequenztechnik Gmbh & Co. Kg
Diagnostic automatic discrimination of phase-to-ground partial discharge, phase-to-phase partial discharge and electromagnetic noise
A method of identifying partial discharge events in a multi-phase electrical supply. The method comprises measuring characteristics of each phase of the electrical supply in respect of a common measurement period; comparing the respect characteristics across the phases; and determining from the comparison if the respective characteristics are indicative of a partial discharge event or of the presence of electrical noise.
Camlin Technologies Limited
Testing of a substation automation system
The invention supports and promotes testing of substation automation (sa) functions involving intermediary logical nodes (ln) in sa systems of operating substations, specifically with minimized impact on the substation and/or the sa system and without having to completely deactivate or isolate entire parts of the substation. A test is set up by defining at least one input ln where the test scenario input signals will be applied, and by determining output lns where expected output values shall be observed.
Abb Technology Ag
Means and methods for diagnosing heart failure in a subject
The present invention relates to the field of diagnostic methods. Specifically, the present invention contemplates a method for diagnosing heart failure in a subject based on a group of biomarkers.
Biomarkers for lower urinary tract symptoms (luts)
Provided herein are compositions and methods for the characterization of a subject's predisposition to developing lower urinary tract symptoms (luts). In particular, biomarkers are provided that identify the likelihood that a subject with develop luts concomitant with pelvic organ prolapse (pop), and/or the likelihood that luts will persist after surgical repair of pops..
The Regents Of The University Of Michigan
Use of biomarkers for assessing treatment of gastrointestinal inflammatory disorders with beta7 integrin antagonists
Methods of assessing or monitoring the effect, efficacy, responsiveness to treatment, and/or determining a dose or dosing regimen of therapeutic agents, such as integrin beta7 antagonists, for the treatment of gastrointestinal inflammatory disorders are provided. In certain aspects, methods of using integrin beta7 subunit-containing receptor occupancy by the integrin beta7 antagonist on colonic lymphocytes as an indicator (“biomarker”) of the effect, efficacy, or responsiveness to treatment, and/or as a means to determine dosing or dosing regimens of therapeutic agents such as beta7 integrin antagonists for the treatment of gastrointestinal inflammatory disorders are provided.
Method to predict or diagnose a colorectal cancer
It discloses eleven biomarkers for colorectal cancer, wherein the disclosure provides a method and a kit useful for determining if a subject has an increased risk having a colorectal disease or disorder.. .
Poochon Scientific Llc
Msia-srm assay for biomarker analysis
The present disclosure provides assays, methods and signature peptides for the identification and quantification of biomarkers in a sample. In particular, the present disclosure relates to the development of mass spectrometric immunoassays with selected reaction monitoring mass spectrometry (msia-srm ms) platforms for biomarker analysis.
Nuclea Biotechnologies, Inc.
Test piece for immunochromatography, developing fluid used therefor, and immunochromatography using the same
A test piece for immunochromatography, containing an aggregation inhibiting pad, a conjugate pad, and a membrane, in which the membrane contains a test area for capturing a target substance, the aggregation inhibiting pad contains a desalting agent, and the conjugate pad contains a labeling agent.. .
Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
Device for detecting an analyte
This invention relates to a device for detecting an analyte in a sample comprising: a radiation source adapted to generate a series of pulses of electromagnetic radiation; a transducer having a pyroelectric or piezoelectric element and electrodes which is capable of transducing energy generated by non-radiative decay into an electrical signal; a detector which is capable of detecting the electrical signal generated by the transducer; a first reagent proximal to the transducer, the first reagent having a binding site which is capable of binding a labelled reagent proportionally to the concentration of the analyte in the sample, which labelled reagent being capable of absorbing the electromagnetic radiation generated by the radiation source to generate energy by non-radiative decay; a second reagent proximal to the transducer, the second reagent having a lower affinity for the labelled reagent under the conditions of the assay than the first reagent; and a third reagent proximal to the transducer, the third reagent having a binding site which is capable of binding the labelled reagent, wherein the third reagent has an affinity for the labelled reagent which is less influenced than the first reagent by the concentration of the analyte or the complex or derivative of the analyte.. .
High reflectivity integrating cavity and optical amplification device
Disclosed is a high reflectivity integrating cavity and device to amplify and detect luminescent emissions produced by small concentrations of materials to be analyzed. Femto or nano molar concentrations of a material can be placed within the high reflectivity integrating cavity.
The Texas A&m University System
Beverage test apparatus
A beverage test apparatus, including a container, for containing beverage to be tested; an opening disposed on the container, the opening being covered by a one-way valve, for allowing entrance of the beverage into the container, and for disallowing exit therefrom, and a chromatography substance contained in the container, for changing a color of the chromatography substance upon presence of a certain ingredient, thereby a portion of beverage poured into the cup enters the container and is tested by the chromatography substance, and thereby the one-way valve disallows access of the chromatography substance to the beverage being drunk by the user, where the beverage test apparatus may further include a sticker attached to the container, for sticking the container to the drinking cup.. .
Chromatogram data processing system
A chromatogram data processing system having an impurity detector including a differential chromatogram creator, a purity curve creator and a determiner. The differential chromatogram creator calculates a differential coefficient of an absorbance spectrum with respect to wavelength at a local maximum or local minimum absorption wavelength of the target component, and creates a differential chromatogram which shows a temporal change of the differential coefficient.
Chromatograph mass spectrometer
When setting analysis conditions, an analysis operator sets, on a dwell-time calculation/loop-time listing window, the target value of a loop time corresponding to the measurement-time interval to repeat an analysis for one ion, and clicks a dwell time calculation button. Then, a dwell time calculator computes the dwell time for each event, based on the target value of the loop time, the arrangement of events set at that point in time, the number of target ion species set in each event, and other conditional factors.
Pressure control valve and supercritical fluid chromatograph
A pressure control valve includes a pressure control block including a bore hole that is bored perpendicularly from one outer surface, and two internal channel openings of whose end portions are at a bottom surface of the bore hole, a valve body having elasticity and covering the bottom surface of the bore hole, a sealing member for pressing a portion of the valve body against the bottom surface of the bore hole, the portion abutting a peripheral edge portion of a portion of the bottom surface where the openings are provided, and an actuator for driving a portion, of the valve body, abutting the portion where the openings are provided in a direction perpendicular to the bottom surface of the bore hole.. .
Apparatus for determining or monitoring a process variable of automation technology
A vibration sensor comprising an oscillatable unit, which is composed of a membrane with an inner surface and an outer surface and, in given cases, at least one oscillatory element secured on the outer surface of the membrane. A transmitting/receiving unit is provided, which with a predetermined exciter frequency excites the oscillatable unit to execute oscillations and which receives oscillations of the oscillatable unit.
Endress + Hauser Gmbh + Co. Kg
Apparatus made by combining a quartz tuning fork and a microfluidic channel for low dose detection of specific specimens in a liquid or gas media
Embodiments of present invention provide apparatus that can measure very low dose of a specific specimen (such as biomarkers, protein) in a liquid or gas media. The apparatus is made of a microfluidic channel in combination by a tuning fork.
Method for magnetic detection of anomalies in precious metals
A method and apparatus for using a magnetic element to detect the presence of foreign materials, or anomalies, embedded in an object including placing magnetic field viewing film over an object such as a coin and passing the magnetic element over the object in prescribed patterns. The object to be tested for an anomaly may be covered or encased in magnetic paper.
Method for recognizing a state of a sample, device for analyzing samples and laboratory automation system
A method for automated identification of a state of a sample such as, for example, for identifying whether or not the sample was centrifuged is presented. A device for analyzing samples and a laboratory automation system are also presented in which the method is applied..
Roche Diagnostics Operations, Inc.
Peakforce photothermal-based detection of ir nanoabsorption
An apparatus and method of performing photothermal chemical nanoidentification of a sample includes positioning a tip of a probe at a region of interest of the sample, with the tip-sample separation being less than about 10 nm. Then, ir electromagnetic energy having a selected frequency, ω, is directed towards the tip.
Bruker Nano, Inc.
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.
Passive wireless sensors for turbmomachines and operating the same
A machine includes a machine substrate and a dielectric layer formed over at least a portion of the machine substrate. A monitoring system for the machine includes a sensor subsystem that includes a first portion of the machine substrate and a portion of the machine dielectric layer formed over the first portion of the machine substrate.
General Electric Company
Inductive sensor comprising integrated soft magnetic layer and the production thereof
The invention relates to a sensor element for an inductive sensor used for a displacement or distance measurement by means of a magnetic field that varies according to the distance from the measurement object but that remains temporally constant. In said sensor, thin ferromagnetic material is integrated into a substrate.
Micro-epsilon Messtechnik Gmbh & Co. Kg
Diminishing detonator effectiveness through electromagnetic effects
An inductively coupled transmission line with distributed electromotive force source and an alternative coupling model based on empirical data and theory were developed to initiate bridge wire melt for a detonator with an open and a short circuit detonator load. In the latter technique, the model was developed to exploit incomplete knowledge of the open circuited detonator using tendencies common to all of the open circuit loads examined.
University Of Nevada, Las Vegas
Retro reflective tracer ammunition, and related systems and methods
A projectile includes a component that is highly reflective and configured to reveal the projectile's trajectory when the projectile is fired from a gun and electromagnetic radiation is directed toward the projectile. With the reflective component, one can more easily limit the visibility of the projectile to areas from where the projectile was fired because the reflective component is passive, not active.
Environment control method, control apparatus and power management system
An environment control method, an environment control apparatus, and a power management system are disclosed. The environment control method includes the following steps.
Mitac International Corp.
Insulated firebrick oven for wood, charcoal, gas or other biomass materials
Unlike conventional ovens, subject invention has a firebrick wall that could facilitate fast cooking in addition for its perforated firebrick as its fuel. It has further an adjustable air vent that could regulate the needed temperature..
Oxygen enhanced combustion of biomass
The energy output of a power plant combustion chamber that combusts fuel comprising biomass as all or part of the fuel can be increased by feeding oxygen into the combustion chamber so that said fuel is in contact with gaseous oxidant whose oxygen content exceeds that of air by up to 5 vol. % above that of air..