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Multi-function foot switch

Shivani Scientific Industries Private Limited

Multi-function foot switch

Differential pressure sensor with dual output using a double-sided capacitive sensing element

Kavlico

Differential pressure sensor with dual output using a double-sided capacitive sensing element

Differential pressure sensor with dual output using a double-sided capacitive sensing element

Hamilton Sundstrand

Strain gauge pressure sensor circuit with sensor disconnect detection


Date/App# patent app List of recent Pressure Sensor-related patents
07/23/15
20150206779 
 Semiconductor processing boat design with pressure sensor patent thumbnailSemiconductor processing boat design with pressure sensor
Presented herein is a device comprising a device processing boat comprising a base at least one unit retainer disposed in the base. The device further comprises a cover having at least one recess configured to accept and retain at least one unit, the at least one recess aligned over, and configured to hold the at least one unit over, at least a portion of the at least one unit retainer.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.


07/23/15
20150206675 
 Multi-function foot switch patent thumbnailMulti-function foot switch
Disclosed is a foot switch to be used in medical equipment for controlling various medical operations. The foot switch may comprise a foot pedal, a pressure sensor, a tilt sensor and a control unit.
Shivani Scientific Industries Private Limited


07/23/15
20150204747 
 Differential pressure sensor with dual output using a double-sided capacitive sensing element patent thumbnailDifferential pressure sensor with dual output using a double-sided capacitive sensing element
A differential capacitive pressure sensor of an embodiment of the present invention has first and second diaphragms positioned on opposing sides of a single substrate. Each diaphragm of the pressure transducer is configured to be exposed to a transient fluid, with the first and second pressure transducers being arranged with their respective deflection surfaces directed outwardly from each other.
Kavlico Corporation


07/23/15
20150204745 
 Strain gauge pressure sensor circuit with sensor disconnect detection patent thumbnailStrain gauge pressure sensor circuit with sensor disconnect detection
An electronic circuit for processing signals from a strain gauge pressure sensor includes an anti-alias filter, an analog-to-digital conversion circuit, and a detection circuit for detecting when the sensor is unexpectedly disconnected from the signal processing circuit. The detection circuit provides a yes/no indication of the connection of the pressure sensor to the circuit based upon whether a common mode voltage associated with one of the signal terminals of the pressure sensor is out of range..
Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation


07/23/15
20150204744 
 Pressure sensor structure patent thumbnailPressure sensor structure
A microelectromechanical pressure sensor structure that comprises a planar base, a side wall layer and a diaphragm plate. The side wall layer forms side walls that extend away from the planar base into contact with the diaphragm plate.
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.


07/23/15
20150204739 
 Pressure sensor, acceleration sensor, and  manufacturing pressure sensor patent thumbnailPressure sensor, acceleration sensor, and manufacturing pressure sensor
According to one embodiment, a pressure sensor includes a base and a sensor unit provided on the base. The sensor unit includes a transducing thin film having a first surface, a first strain sensing element provided on the first surface, and a second strain sensing element provided on the first surface.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba


07/23/15
20150204332 
 Pumping unit and  controlling such a pumping unit patent thumbnailPumping unit and controlling such a pumping unit
A pumping installation includes at least one first positive-displacement machine and one second positive-displacement machine, as well as a control module, in which installation a gas is evacuated from an enclosed volume by means of the first positive-displacement machine and/or the second positive-displacement machine. The pumping installation includes at least one control valve controlled by the control module and a pressure sensor for sensing the value of the pressure at the outlet of the first positive-displacement machine and/or a temperature sensor for sensing the value of the temperature at the outlet of the first positive-displacement machine in order to control the flow of gas between the enclosed volume and the outlet of the pumping installation..
Ateliers Busch Sa


07/23/15
20150204183 
 Remote pressure readout while deploying and undeploying coiled tubing and other well tools patent thumbnailRemote pressure readout while deploying and undeploying coiled tubing and other well tools
A well tool has a pressure sensor disposed in an interior space. The pressure sensor has at least one sensing element estimating a pressure parameter of a fluid in the interior space and a transponder configured to transmit radio frequency (rf) signals representative of the estimated pressure parameter.
Baker Hughes Incorporated


07/23/15
20150204055 
 System for recycling grey water patent thumbnailSystem for recycling grey water
System and method of recycling grey water, and more particularly a system and method to utilize grey water resulting from a cleaning activity such as a laundry or shower as an environmentally safe form of irrigation. In accordance with one embodiment of said system, pressure sensors and transmitters in various zones may be communicatively coupled to a system controller capable of regulating the use of at least one variable frequency drive with said system..

07/23/15
20150203068 
 Hybrid  detecting a vehicle/pedestrian impact patent thumbnailHybrid detecting a vehicle/pedestrian impact
An apparatus detects a vehicle/pedestrian impact event by sensing impact events near a forward location of a vehicle using both acceleration sensors and pressure sensors and providing associated signals indicative thereof, determining metric values for each of the sensor signals, and determining if a vehicle/pedestrian impact has occurred in response to the determined metric values. .
Trw Automotive U.s. Llc


07/23/15
20150202758 

Percussion unit


A percussion unit, especially for a rotary hammer and/or percussion hammer, includes a control unit that is configured for open-loop and/or closed loop control of a drive unit and/or a pneumatic percussion mechanism. The percussion unit further includes a pressure sensor unit that is configured to measure a pressure curve in order to detect at least one state of the percussion mechanism..

07/23/15
20150202558 

System and automatic control of differential pressure in a baghouse system


Systems and methods for automatic control of a baghouse fabric filter system as a single unit to maintain a consistent pressure drop are disclosed. The fabric filter system may be a pulse jet cleaning system, and a controller may be provided to receive inputs from pressure sensors and other components and to control activation of pulse pipes for cleaning filter bags.
Covanta Energy, Llc


07/23/15
20150201851 

Blood pressure measuring system


A blood pressure measuring system includes: a sphygmomanometer which is configured to invasively measure a blood pressure value of a subject; a calibrating section which is configured to calibrate a measurement reference value of the blood pressure value; a first atmospheric pressure sensor which is adapted to be attached to the subject; a second atmospheric pressure sensor which is fixed to a predetermined position; a difference acquiring section which is configured to acquire a difference between a first atmospheric pressure value detected by the first atmospheric pressure sensor, and a second atmospheric pressure value detected by the second atmospheric pressure sensor; and a determining section which, based on the difference, is configured to determine whether a calibration of the measurement reference value is necessary or not.. .
Nihon Kohden Corporation


07/23/15
20150201847 

Apparatus for evaluating vascular endothelial function


An apparatus for evaluating a vascular endothelial function include a first cuff wrapped around one of right and left upper or lower limbs of a subject, a second cuff wrapped around the one of the right and left upper or lower limbs, a third cuff which is to be wrapped around another one of the right and left upper or lower limbs, a cuff pressure controller which controls pressures that are applied to the first cuff, the second cuff and the third cuff, respectively, a cuff pressure detector which detects cuff pressures in the second cuff and the third cuff, a pulse wave detector which detects respective pulse waves at the second cuff and the third cuff from outputs of the pressure sensors.. .
Nihon Kohden Corporation


07/23/15
20150201845 

Method and control of non-invasive parameter measurements


Improved methods and apparatus for non-invasively assessing one or more parameters associated with fluidic systems such as the circulatory system of a living organism. In a first aspect, an improved method of continuously measuring pressure from a compressible vessel is disclosed, wherein a substantially optimal level of compression for the vessel is achieved and maintained using perturbations (e.g., modulation) of the compression level of the vessel.
Tensys Medical, Inc.


07/16/15
20150200180 

Pressure sensor device with gel retainer


A pressure sensor device includes a gel retainer that is mounted or formed on a substrate. The gel retainer has a cavity and a pressure sensing die is mounted inside the cavity.

07/16/15
20150198496 

Pressure testing with controlled applied fluid


Circuits, methods, and apparatus for testing pressure sensors and other integrated circuits and devices while applying a well-controlled pressure are provided. A fluid may be received by a flow controller.
Silicon Microstructures, Inc.


07/16/15
20150198494 

Pressure sensor


A pressure sensor for measuring a fluid pressure of a fluid within a measurement chamber has the measurement chamber having a mechanical deformable wall, a shape of the measurement chamber varying depending on a pressure within the measurement chamber. The pressure sensor further has a measurement electrode, wherein the measurement chamber is arranged relative to the measurement electrode to be arranged within a region of an electrical field originating from the measurement electrode upon application of a potential to the measurement electrode, wherein an influence of a variation of the shape of the measurement chamber on the electrical field can be detected..
Biofluidix Gmbh


07/16/15
20150198493 

Micromechanical pressure sensor device and corresponding manufacturing method


A micromechanical pressure sensor device includes: an mems wafer having a front side and a rear side; a first micromechanical functional layer formed above the front side of the mems wafer; and a second micromechanical functional layer formed above the first micromechanical functional layer. A deflectable first pressure detection electrode is formed in one of the first and second micromechanical functional layers.
Robert Bosch Gmbh


07/16/15
20150197227 

Regenerative braking control system and method


A vehicle regenerative braking control system includes a brake pedal; a brake pedal angle sensor interfacing with the brake pedal; a vehicle braking system interfacing with the brake pedal angle sensor, the vehicle braking system adapted to implement friction braking and regenerative braking responsive to receiving a brake pedal angle input signal from the brake pedal angle sensor; and at least one of a brake pedal switch and a brake master cylinder pressure sensor interfacing with the brake pedal and the vehicle braking system. The vehicle braking system is further adapted to implement friction braking and regenerative braking responsive to input from the at least one of a brake pedal switch and a brake master cylinder pressure sensor in the event that the vehicle braking system does not receive the brake pedal angle input signal from the brake pedal angle sensor.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc


07/16/15
20150197123 

Tire pressure management system with enhanced wireless security and control method thereof


A tire pressure management system with enhanced wireless security and a control method thereof are provided. The tire pressure management system includes initiators configured to wirelessly transmit a tire information request signal to tire pressure sensors when the initiators receive a first signal, a receiver configured to receive packets including the tire information from the tire pressure sensors, and an electronic control unit (ecu) configured to transmit the first signal to the initiators.
Hyundai Motor Company


07/16/15
20150197054 

Predicting a characteristic of an injection molded article


A method of manufacturing injection molded articles is disclosed, the method comprises steps of providing an injection molding apparatus having a pressure sensor, determining a relationship between injection pressure and intrinsic viscosity of a molten polymer for the injection molding apparatus, injection molding an article using the injection molding apparatus, determining an intrinsic viscosity of the article based on the injection pressure of the injection molding step in accordance with the relationship using a converter, and modifying or intervening in the operation of the injection molding apparatus.. .
Plastic Technologies, Inc.


07/16/15
20150196742 

Failure resistant shunt


Drainage systems for excess body fluids and associated methods are disclosed herein. A body fluid drainage system in accordance with an embodiment of the present technology, for example, can include a catheter that has an exterior surface, a proximal portion, and a distal portion opposite the proximal portion.
Uw Center For Commercialization


07/16/15
20150196392 

Transaortic valve access device


A valve insertion device for traversing a wire guide through a valve within an intraluminal passage. A wire guide is positioned near the outflow of a valve within an intraluminal passage.
Cook Medical Technologies Llc


07/16/15
20150196210 

Catheter for providing vascular pressure measurements


A catheter is disclosed for providing pressure measurements at a vascular lesion. The catheter includes an outer component having a side opening the providing transverse access to a lumen thereof and an inner component slidably disposed within the lumen.
Medtronic Vascular Galway


07/16/15
20150196204 

Apparatus and methods for non-invasively measuring hemodynamic parameters


Improved apparatus and methods for non-invasively assessing one or more hemodynamic parameters associated with the circulatory system of a living organism. In one aspect, the invention comprises apparatus adapted to accurately place and maintain a sensor (e.g., tonometric pressure sensor) with respect to the anatomy of the subject, including an alignment apparatus which is separable from an adjustable fixture.
Tensys Medical, Inc.


07/09/15
20150193068 

Method and sensing touch pressure of touch panel and touch sensing apparatus using the same


Disclosed herein is a method for sensing a touch pressure of a touch panel, including: sensing a bending time of a touch panel based on touch sensing signals; and determining a touch pressure based on the touch sensing signals at the bending time and a current touch sensing signal, thereby extracting information on the touch pressure without using a pressure sensor and applying the extracted pressure information to determine a gesture and to be used in various user applications.. .
Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.


07/09/15
20150192932 

Gas divided flow supplying semiconductor manufacturing equipment


A gas divided flow supplying apparatus, including a control valve 3, a pressure type flow control unit 1a connected to a process gas inlet 11, a gas supply main pipe 8 connected to the downstream side of control valve 3, a plurality of branched pipe passages 9a, 9n connected in parallel to the downstream side of main pipe 8, opening and closing valves 10a, 10n interposed in the respective branched pipe passages 9a, 9n, orifices 6a, 6n provided on the downstream sides of valves 10a, 10n, a temperature sensor 4 provided near the process gas passage between the control valve 3 and the orifices 6a, 6n, a pressure sensor 5 provided in the process gas passage between the control valve 3 and the orifices 6a, 6n, divided gas flow outlets 11a, 11n provided on the outlet sides of the orifices 6a, 6n, and an arithmetic and control unit 7.. .
Fujikin Incorporated


07/09/15
20150192931 

Valve positioner with overpressure protection capabilities


A method of limiting control pressure provided to an actuator of a valve coupled to a valve positioner, a drive signal is provided to a pneumatic stage of the valve positioner. The pneumatic stage is arranged to control output pressure of the valve positioner in accordance with the drive signal.
Fisher Controls International Llc


07/09/15
20150192487 

Low pressure sensors and flow sensors


Low pressure sensors and flow sensors are provided. In some embodiments, a pressure sensor can include a sensor die that includes a substrate and a cavity that is formed in a bottom side of the substrate and that defines an elastic element including a thin diaphragm area and a rigid island.
General Electric Company


07/09/15
20150192486 

Pressure sensor having a bossed diaphragm


A pressure sensor having a diaphragm having a boss with a pattern. The diaphragm having a boss may be regarded as a bossed diaphragm.
Honeywell International Inc.


07/09/15
20150192478 

Sensor for detecting a temperature and a pressure of a fluid medium


A sensor for detecting a temperature and a pressure of a fluid medium includes at least one housing, at least one temperature sensor for detecting the temperature of the fluid medium and at least one pressure sensor element for detecting the pressure of the fluid medium. An activation and/or evaluation circuit is situated in the housing.
Robert Bosch Gmbh


07/09/15
20150192440 

Systems and methods for initiating calibration of a sensor


A device having a sensor may be calibrated by obtaining a condition of a device incorporating the sensor and initiating a calibration operation for the sensor based, at least in part, on the condition of the device. The condition may be a motion state, a charging state, a pattern of motion, an orientation, a location, a surrounding environment measurement, sensor usage, an age of calibration, a quality of calibration, or any combination.
Invensense, Incorporated


07/09/15
20150192414 

Method and positioning with always on barometer


Methods, apparatuses, and non-transitory processor-readable media of the present disclosure are presented for efficiently executing applications based on pressure sensor data. In some embodiments, a method includes monitoring pressure, and determining a rate of change in the pressure over time exceeds a predetermined rate-of-pressure-change threshold.
Qualcomm Incorporated


07/09/15
20150191109 

Vehicle seat


A vehicle seat comprising a seat back having a foot massage system, wherein the seat back includes front side and rear side, the rear side receiving the foot massage system, said foot massage system configured to pivot around an axis that is fixed relative to the seat back between a first in-use position, wherein the massage system pivots down to receive a passenger's feet, and a second folded-away position wherein the massage system is retreated along the backrest rear side. The foot massage system includes a registration area for guiding the passenger's foot to proper massage position and a pressure detection system having pressure sensors.
Faurecia (china) Holdings Co., Ltd.


07/09/15
20150190956 

Resin cast device and resin cast method


Provided are a resin molding device and a resin molding method for easily removing a thin and soft resin molded product from a mold with a good finish by sensing an operation failure of an air ejector reliably. An air ejector (22) of a resin molding device (20) comprises air passages (24a, 24b), air outlets (26a, 26b) through which air is injected, movable valves (27a, 27b) biased by bias members (29a, 29b) to close the air outlets (26a, 26b), accommodation spaces (28a, 28b) in which the movable valves (27a, 27b) are movably contained, an air supply path (32) through which air is supplied from an air supply source (33), and a pressure sensor (35) to detect air pressure.
Calsonic Kansei Corporation


07/09/15
20150190278 

Vacuum loss detection during laser eye surgery


Apparatus to treat an eye with an ophthalmic laser system comprises a patient interface having an annular retention structure to couple to an anterior surface of the eye. The retention structure is coupled to a suction line to couple the retention structure to the eye with suction.
Optimedica Corporation


07/09/15
20150190274 

Hyperthermia, system, method, and components


An iv pole mountable, therapeutic infusate processing device is incorporated into a hypothermia system to receive therapeutic fluid(s), such as normal saline, peritioneal dialysis solution, or other crystalloid solution, to heat such therapeutic fluid(s) a few degrees centigrade above normal body temperature and to direct the resulting heated infusate to and through a selected anatomical portion of a patients body to raise the temperature of that body portion so as to affect any cancerous or other tumors that may be located therein. The processing device is provided with touch screen controls and visual indicators to facilitate its proper use; while the system further includes temperature and pressure sensors to monitor the hyperthermia processing to insure patient safety..
Belmont Instrument Corporation


07/09/15
20150190095 

Medical imaging apparatus to detect a moving part of a patient's body


A medical imaging apparatus and a device to detect the position of a moving part of the body of a patient. The detection device includes a management module including electronic and electric components including a differential pressure sensor linked to a measuring device that generates a differential pressure representative of the respiration flow rate of the patient, the management module being organized so as to perform at least: one acquisition and processing of the data produced by the differential pressure sensor for the generation of data representative of the respiratory volume and for the generation of an outgoing digital synchronization signal; the reception of an incoming digital synchronization signal; the generation of an outgoing digital signal of data representative of the respiratory volume in line with one of the two synchronization signals..
Isp System


07/09/15
20150190064 

Blood pressure measurement apparatus and pulse wave detection method


The blood pressure measurement apparatus includes a pressure sensor that detects the pressure in a cuff and outputs a cuff pressure signal, and a pulse wave detection unit that detects a pulse wave in the cuff pressure signal. The pulse wave detection unit includes an analog hpf that extracts a high-frequency component from the cuff pressure signal, an a/d conversion unit, a signal storage unit that stores a signal obtained by performing a/d conversion on the cuff pressure signal detected at the time when the pressurizing pressure changes from increasing to decreasing, a subtraction unit that subtracts the signal stored by the signal storage unit from an output signal of the a/d conversion unit, and a digital hpf that extracts a high-frequency component from the output signal of the subtraction unit..
Omron Healthcare Co., Ltd.


07/02/15
20150185944 

Wearable electronic device including a flexible interactive display


Particular embodiments described herein provide for an electronic device, which may be a wearable electronic device such as a bracelet, watch, wristband or armband that includes a circuit board coupled to a plurality of electronic components (which may include any type of components, elements, circuitry, etc.). One particular implementation of an electronic device may include a display portion that may include a flexible display configured to be manipulated in one or more directions; a touchscreen overlaying the display; and a pressure sensor array configured beneath the flexible display.

07/02/15
20150185757 

Multifunction operating device, particularly for a vehicle component


The multifunction operating device (10), which is designed particularly as an input device for monitor-controlled devices such as computers, information or entertainment technology devices, vehicle components or generally for a man-machine interface, is provided with a manually operable operating unit (12), which can be rotated about an axis of rotation (16), depressed along the axis of rotation (16) in a flexible manner, and laterally displaced in a substantially radial direction in respect to the axis of rotation (16). The operating unit (12) has a rotary sensor (19) for detecting the current rotational position and a pressure sensor (20) for detecting a depression movement.
Behr-hella Thermocontrol Gmbh


07/02/15
20150185711 

Method for controlling inverter


A method for controlling an inverter is provided, the method including, setting, as a first reference, a pressure data returned from the pressure sensor when a pre-pid ends, updating the first reference that is increased by a predetermined step to a second reference, determining an output frequency of the inverter by performing a pid control using the second reference, and determining an output frequency of the inverter by performing the pid using a third reference set up by the user when the second reference or feedback pressure data is equal to a set value.. .
Lsis Co., Ltd.


07/02/15
20150185296 

Magneto-resistive effect device, magnetic head gimbal assembly, magnetic recording/reproduction device, strain sensor, pressure sensor, blood pressure sensor, and structural health monitoring sensor


According to one embodiment, a magneto-resistive effect device, includes a stacked body stacked on a substrate, a pair of first electrodes that feeds current to the stacked body, a strain introduction member, and a second electrode for applying a voltage to the strain introduction member. The stacked body includes a first magnetic layer that includes one or more metals selected from the group consisting of iron, cobalt, and nickel, a second magnetic layer stacked on the first magnetic layer, having a composition that is different from the first magnetic layer, and a spacer layer disposed between the first magnetic layer and the second magnetic layer..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba


07/02/15
20150185103 

High temperature pressure sensor


A pressure sensor assembly includes a pressure sensor having a pressure sensing transducer connected to a plurality of electrode pins via a plurality of electrode pads disposed on the transducer, an inner casing configured to hold the pressure sensing transducer including a plurality of inner casing electrode pin channels having the electrode pins disposed therein. The pressure sensor further includes an outer casing holding the inner casing therein having a capsule header with a plurality of capsule header electrode pin channels defined therein which can include a ceramic seal disposed therein such that the capsule header electrode pin channels engage the electrode pins in an insulating sealed relationship.
Rosemount Aerospace Inc.


07/02/15
20150184854 

Combustion chamber measurement system


A system and method disclosed may include a dynamic pressure sensor or probe having a wave guide and wave guide tube and a temperature sensor disposed therethrough in order to optimally install and position the temperature sensor to measure combustor flame characteristics. The dynamic pressure sensor is preferably positioned or mounted on the outer casing of the combustor.
Inventus Holdings, Llc


07/02/15
20150184610 

Apparatus for diagnosing fuel pressure sensor characteristic fault


After an ecu is activated by turning a key switch on, if a total intake air quantity, which is indicative of the engine temperature immediately before turn-off of the key switch, exceeds a set intake air quantity indicative of a full warm-up determination temperature, and a soak time exceeds a set key-off time, it is determined that the condition for executing a diagnosis of a fuel pressure sensor is satisfied.. .
Fuji Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha


07/02/15
20150184607 

Method and system for sampling intake manifold pressure


An engine system and method for improving sampling of a port throttle pressure sensor. In one example, the port throttle pressure sensor is sampled a plurality of times during a cylinder cycle and different engine operating conditions are determined from selected samples.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc


07/02/15
20150184511 

Well testing and production apparatus and method


A well testing device for conducting well test operations on an oil, gas, or water well including a production flowline. A conduit guides fluids from the production flowline to the well test device and then back to the flowline.
Cameron Systems (ireland) Limited


07/02/15
20150184486 

Sacrificial isolation ball for fracturing subsurface geologic formations


An embodiment of a fracking ball cooperates with a ball seat to isolate a well first portion of an earthen well drilled into the earth's crust from a well second portion and comprises an interior chamber to receive an explosive charge. The explosive charge may be surrounded by a filler material that is resistant to deformation.

07/02/15
20150182844 

Smart shoes, providing sensor information to smart shoes, smart device and providing guidance program via smart device


Smart shoes including a sensor unit including at least one sensor of a pressure sensor to sense a pressure in the smart shoes, a temperature sensor to sense a temperature in the smart shoes, an acceleration sensor to sense a movement of the smart shoes and an altitude sensor to sense an altitude, a controller to collect sensor information output by the at least one sensor and process the collected sensor information according to a request from a user device, and a providing unit to provide the processed sensor information to the user device.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


07/02/15
20150182700 

Pressure-sensing automatic injection system


Disclosed is a system that senses the pressure of a suction cap and automatically performs injection. The present invention comprises: a suction motor for increasing the suction pressure to the suction cap of a suction injection needle; a solenoid valve having a solenoid valve controller connected thereto and having the function of relieving the suction pressure of the suction cap; a pressure sensor having a drug injection controller connected thereto and measuring the pressure of the suction cap; a drug injection motor operated by the drug injection controller on the basis of the pressure of the suction injection needle measured by the pressure sensor; a screw gear bolt connected to a syringe piston pusher which pushes a syringe piston along the lengthwise direction of a drug injection supporting portion; a screw gear shaft passing through the screw gear bolt and rotating according to the operation of the drug injection motor; and a connecting member for interconnecting the solenoid valve, the suction motor, the pressure sensor, and the suction injection needle.
Panace Co., Ltd.


07/02/15
20150182653 

Automated sterilization process integrated with a blow fill seal machine


A process and system for sterilization of a product pathway of a blow-fill-seal machine. The process comprises steps of: (1) isolating a holding tank from the product pathway; (2) supplying a sterilizing agent to the product pathway of the bfs machine when the holding tank is isolated; (3) stopping the supply of sterilizing agent to the product pathway when a threshold is reached; and (4) supplying filtered compressed air to the product pathway when the supply of sterilizing agent is stopped.
R.p. Scherer Technologies, Llc


07/02/15
20150182131 

Neonatal health care monitoring system


A neonatal monitoring system comprising: (a) a substrate comprising at least one of bedding and a garment for a patient, the substrate including at least four vibration sensors and a pressure sensor array; (b) a computer communicatively coupled to the at least four vibration sensors to receive output data from each of the at least four vibration sensors, where the computer includes at least one algorithm for filtering and conditioning output data received from the at least four vibration sensors; and, (c) a visual, display communicatively coupled to the computer for displaying information regarding the patient condition.. .

06/25/15
20150177858 

Contact type finger mouse and operation method thereof


The present invention relates to a contact type finger mouse and an operating method thereof. The contact type finger mouse according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises: a pressure sensor unit for sensing pressure generated between a finger and a fixed surface through a plurality of pressure sensors fixed at a lower part of the finger; a signal processing unit for determining a movement direction and a movement speed value of a mouse pointer on the basis of pressure values acquired through the sensing; and a signal transmission unit for generating control data comprising information on the determined movement direction and the determined movement speed value of the mouse pointer, and transmitting the generated control data to an interworking device..

06/25/15
20150177089 

Automatic calibration adjustment of capacitance diaphragm gauges to compensate for errors due to changes in atmospheric pressure


In order to mitigate the negative effects of a change in atmospheric pressure, an improved capacitance diaphragm gauge (cdg) sensor incorporates an independent ambient atmospheric pressure sensor near the cdg sensor body. The ambient atmospheric sensor is located outside the cdg sensor body to sense the ambient atmospheric pressure surrounding the cdg sensor body.
Reno Technologies, Inc.


06/25/15
20150177088 

Pressure sensor


Provided is a pressure sensor that is equipped with a pressure detection element and is capable of preventing data of an eprom from being lost by application of high-voltage pulse noise to a writing terminal. A gnd terminal (21d) that is one of output terminals of the pressure detection element (21) and an eprom drain terminal (21h) that is one of eprom writing terminals are connected via a capacitor (60).
Fujikoki Corporation


06/25/15
20150177081 

Pressure sensor, e.g. in sole for an article of footwear


A pressure sensor, e.g. For being arranged in the sole structure of an article of footwear, for measuring a pressure exerted by the wearer's foot.
Iee International Electronics & Engineering S.a.


06/25/15
20150177080 

Sensors, interfaces and sensor systems for data collection and integrated remote monitoring of conditions at or near body surfaces


Sensing devices including flexible and stretchable fabric-based pressure sensors may be associated with or incorporated in garments intended to be worn against a body surface (directly or indirectly), or may be associated with other types of flexible substrates, such as sheet-like materials, bandages, and other materials that contact the body (directly or indirectly), and may be provided as independently positionable sensor components. Systems and methods for storing, communicating, processing, analyzing and displaying data collected by sensor components for remote monitoring of conditions at body surfaces, or within the body, are also disclosed.
Sensoria Inc.


06/25/15
20150176394 

Method for determining hydraulic fracture orientation and dimension


Method for characterizing subterranean formation is described. One method includes: placing a subterranean fluid into a well extending into at least a portion of the subterranean formation to induce one or more fractures; measuring pressure response via one or more pressure sensors installed in the subterranean formation; and determining a physical feature of the one or more fractures..
Conocophillips Company


06/25/15
20150176186 

Bulk dispenser fluid level sensing and out of balance detection for a washing machine appliance


A method and apparatus for sensing the level of fluid present in a dispenser, such as a detergent or fabric softener dispenser, of a washing machine appliance and to detecting an out of balance condition for such appliance is provided. A pressure sensor is used to determine the level of fluid present and to provide indications of the same at various levels of use of the fluid.
General Electric Company


06/25/15
20150174835 

Method and moulding system for manufacturing a fibre-reinforced polymer object via a feedback system for controlling resin flow rate


A method of manufacturing a fibre-reinforced polymer object by means of vacuum-assisted resin transfer moulding (vartm), wherein fibre material is impregnated with liquid resin in a mould cavity comprising a rigid mould part having a mould surface defining an outer surface of the object, is described. One or more pressure sensors are connected to resin inlets of the vartm system.
Lm Wp Patent Holding A/s


06/25/15
20150174304 

Reduced pressure apparatus and methods


Some embodiments have a pump assembly mounted to or supported by a dressing for reduced pressure wound therapy. The dressing can have visual pressure, saturation, and/or temperature sensors to provide a visual indication of the level of pressure, saturation, and/or temperature within the dressing.
Smith & Nephew, Plc


06/25/15
20150173697 

System and spatiotemporally synchronizing and displaying bodily organ images and physiological parameter(s) related thereto


A visualization system may include a radiographic imaging apparatus for obtaining radioscopic images of a bodily organ with one or more radio discernible sensors introduced into the organ in order to sense physiological parameter(s) related to the physiological activity of the imaged organ. The sensors may be pressure sensors, temperature sensors, etc.
Given Imaging Ltd.


06/25/15
20150173667 

System and pressure mapping and 3-d subject repositioning for preventing pressure wounds


A pressure wound prevention system operable to prompt at least one caregiver to reposition a subject at risk of developing a pressure wound. The system includes a pressure-detection surface comprising a plurality of pressure sensors configured to monitor pressure exerted upon the pressure-detection surface by the subject as well as orientation sensors configured to monitor an angle of the pressure-detection surface.
Enhanced Surface Dynamics, Inc.


06/25/15
20150173629 

Device, system, and assessing intravascular pressure


What is described is an apparatus for intravascular pressure measurement, comprising an elongate body and a first pressure sensor. The elongate body includes a proximal portion and a distal portion, the body defines a lumen extending from a proximal end to a distal end of the body, the lumen is sized and shaped to allow the passage of a guidewire therethrough, and the body includes an annular wall extending from the lumen to an outer surface of the body.
Volcano Corporation


06/18/15
20150172832 

Iidentity confirmation using wearable computerized earpieces and related methods


A customized wearable computerized earpiece, according to various embodiments is configured to confirm an identity of an individual. The earpiece may include a housing that is customized to fit within the individual's ear (e.g., ear canal).
United Sciences, Llc


06/18/15
20150172828 

Iidentity confirmation using wearable computerized earpieces and related methods


A customized wearable computerized earpiece, according to various embodiments is configured to confirm an identity of an individual. The earpiece may include a housing that is customized to fit within the individual's ear (e.g., ear canal).
United Sciences, Llc


06/18/15
20150172827 

Identity confirmation using wearable computerized earpieces and related methods


A customized wearable computerized earpiece, according to various embodiments is configured to confirm an identity of an individual. The earpiece may include a housing that is customized to fit within the individual's ear (e.g., ear canal).
United Sciences, Llc


06/18/15
20150169087 

Smart mouse device


A smart mouse device having an optical sensor for outputting position data by using light emitted from and reflected off a light-emitting element; a pressure sensor for outputting a pressure signal according to a pressing of the sensor; a controller for transmitting the position data and the pressure signal to a user terminal; and a user terminal connection unit which connects to the user terminal, and which transmits and receives data is provided.. .

06/18/15
20150168242 

Physical quantity sensor, pressure sensor, altimeter, electronic apparatus, and moving object


A physical quantity sensor includes a semiconductor substrate, a diaphragm section that is disposed on the semiconductor substrate and is flexurally deformed when receiving pressure, a sensor element that is disposed on the diaphragm section, an element-periphery structure member that is disposed on one surface side of the semiconductor substrate and forms a cavity section together with the diaphragm section, and a semiconductor circuit that is provided on the same surface side as the element-periphery structure member of the semiconductor substrate.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation


06/18/15
20150168238 

Pressure signature based biometric systems, sensor assemblies and methods


The present invention is systems and methods using an array of pressure based sensors to monitor biometric information in a human patient. Data assembled and analyzed form the pressure sensor array can be compared to reference data to analyze a variety of parameters including posture, position, movement, both at individual points and over time.
Medisens Wireless, Inc.


06/18/15
20150168230 

Active measurement of gas flow temperature, including in gas turbine combustors


Active acoustic pyrometry-based gas flow temperature measurement, such as for monitoring of gas turbine combustors, including industrial gas turbine (igt) combustors is incorporated into the combustion monitoring and control system by addition of an acoustic transmitter or acoustic transceiver that transmits a sound wave in a line-of-sight with a plurality of acoustic sensors, such as dynamic pressure sensors. For temperature measurement, in some embodiments sound transmission time-of-flight that is directed generally transverse the gas flow path is measured by the controller and correlated with gas flow temperature along the line-of-sight.
Siemens Energy, Inc.


06/18/15
20150168229 

Active temperature monitoring in gas turbine combustors


Acoustic pyrometry-based active temperature monitoring of gas turbine combustors, including industrial gas turbine (igt) combustors is incorporated into the combustion monitoring and control system by addition of an acoustic transmitter or acoustic transceiver that transmits a sound wave in a line-of-sight with a plurality of thermoacoustic sensors, such as dynamic pressure sensors. Sound transmission time-of-flight is measured by the controller and correlated with path temperature along the line-of-sight.

06/18/15
20150168228 

Multi functional sensor system for gas turbine combustion monitoring and control


Thermoacoustic sensors, such as dynamic pressure sensors, in the combustor measure vibratory responses of the combustor. An integrated monitoring and control system controller correlates sensor readings with combustion thermoacoustic properties in order to identify combustion anomalies by wavelet or fourier analysis techniques; determine bulk temperature characteristics within the combustor with dominant mode frequency analysis techniques; and optionally determines absolute active path temperatures within the combustor with acoustic pyrometry transmission and time-of-flight analysis techniques.

06/18/15
20150168190 

Active measurement of gas flow velocity or simultaneous measurement of velocity and temperature, including in gas turbine combustors


Active acoustic velocity and pyrometry-based gas flow velocity and temperature measurement, such as for monitoring of gas turbine combustors, including industrial gas turbine (igt) combustors is incorporated into the combustion monitoring and control system by addition of an acoustic transmitter or acoustic transceiver that transmits a sound wave in a line-of-sight with a plurality of acoustic sensors, such as dynamic pressure sensors. For velocity measurement, sound transmission time-of-flight that is directed generally along the gas flow path is measured by the controller and correlated with gas flow velocity along the line-of-sight.
Siemens Energy, Inc.


06/18/15
20150168038 

Cooling circuit, cold drying installation and controlling a cooling circuit


A cooling circuit is equipped with a coolant, a compressor, a condenser and evaporator expansion valve combinations, whereby the outlets of the evaporators are connected to a collection pipe connected to the compressor. The cooling circuit comprises a control unit connected to a temperature sensor and a pressure sensor affixed in the collection pipe and connected to the expansion valves for the control of them.
Atlas Copco Airpower, Naamloze Vennootschap


06/18/15
20150166186 

Aircraft air-conditioning heat exchanger contamination detection


An aircraft system includes a fan, a differential pressure sensor, a temperature sensor, and a system controller. The fan provides airflow for at least one heat exchanger.
Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation


06/18/15
20150166034 

Detection of vacuum booster leak to atmosphere or booster checkball malfunction


A method of operating a brake system comprises monitoring a vacuum pressure sensor with an ecu to determine an actual vacuum pressure in a vacuum booster for the brake system. The actual vacuum pressure is compared to a modeled vacuum pressure for the vacuum booster.
Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.


06/18/15
20150165998 

Side collision detection device for vehicle


A side collision detection device for a vehicle includes a hollow detection tube member, a pressure sensor, and a control device. The detection tube member is arranged in a door of the vehicle.
Denso Corporation


06/18/15
20150165182 

Autonomous fluid instillation system and method with tissue site pressure monitoring


A system and method for providing fluid to a tissue site is described. The method fluidly couples an instillation therapy system to the tissue site and monitors a pressure supplied to the tissue site by a reduced-pressure source with the instillation therapy system for a time period.
Kci Licensing, Inc.


06/18/15
20150165140 

Pressure sensor evaluation for respiratory apparatus


A respiratory apparatus evaluates accuracy of a pressure sensor, such as when only a single pressure sensor is provided. The accuracy of the pressure sensor may be assessed based on pressure measurement obtained from the pressure sensor and a subordinate or secondary characteristic of the respiratory device such as altitude or atmospheric pressure.
Resmed Limited


06/18/15
20150164348 

Blood-pressure sensor


A blood-pressure sensor includes a substrate, a first electrode, a magnetization fixed layer, a nonmagnetic layer, a magnetization free layer, and a second electrode. The substrate is bent to generate a tensile stress at least in a first direction.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba


06/18/15
20150164236 

Airbed pump calibration and pressure measurement


An airbed system, connectable to an air mattress chamber of an air mattress, includes: a pressure sensor, configured to obtain pressure measurements corresponding to the air mattress chamber; and a control unit, configured to operate a pump and valves of the airbed system to inflate and deflate the air mattress chamber, and to determine first and second constants corresponding to inflation of the air mattress chamber and third and fourth constants corresponding to deflation of the air mattress chamber.. .
Rapid Air Llc


06/11/15
20150163210 

Mobile device sensor data subscribing and sharing


Techniques for mobile devices to subscribe and share raw sensor data are provided. The raw sensor data associated with sensors (e.g., accelerometers, gyroscopes, compasses, pedometers, pressure sensors, audio sensors, light sensors, barometers) of a mobile device can be used to determine the movement or activity of a user.
Apple Inc.




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