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Method for manufacturing touch panel

Hon Hai Precision Industry

Method for manufacturing touch panel

Method for performing cooperative function automatically and device using the same

Samsung Electronics

Method for performing cooperative function automatically and device using the same

Method for performing cooperative function automatically and device using the same

Apple

Three part membrane speaker

Date/App# patent app List of recent Rounding-related patents
06/25/15
20150181732
 Display apparatus patent thumbnailDisplay apparatus
A display apparatus includes: a display unit; a front cabinet including a frame portion in the form of a frame surrounding an outer edge of the display unit, a tab including a base portion connected to the frame portion and extending in a depth direction from the base portion, and a fixing portion provided in the tab; and a rear frame, and the fixing portion is fixed to the rear frame with a fastener in a direction crossing the depth direction. The fixing portion may be located deeper in the depth direction than the display unit or may be closer to the display unit than the base position is in the direction crossing the depth direction..
Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150181715
 Method for manufacturing touch panel patent thumbnailMethod for manufacturing touch panel
A method for manufacturing a touch panel includes the following procedures. A first conductive layer and a shielding layer surrounding the first conductive layer are formed on a base plate.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150181369
 Method for performing cooperative function automatically and device using the same patent thumbnailMethod for performing cooperative function automatically and device using the same
A device for performing a cooperative function with another device is provided. The device includes a communication unit; and a controller that determines whether the other device is in a surrounding area of the device based a signal received through the communication unit, selects one cooperative function from among a plurality of cooperative functions according to a relative position of the device with respect to the other device and performs the selected cooperative function with the other device..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150181341
 Three part membrane speaker patent thumbnailThree part membrane speaker
A speaker assembly membrane including a sound radiating surface (srs) having a first material; a substantially planar srs ring positioned concentrically outward from the srs and having a second material; and a suspension member positioned concentrically outward from the srs ring and having a third material. The second material is stiffer than the first material and the third material to locally stiffen an area surrounding the srs and improve a breaking mode frequency of the membrane.
Apple Inc.
06/25/15
20150181086
 Image collector device having a sealed sensor space, and  sealing a sensor space in an image collector device patent thumbnailImage collector device having a sealed sensor space, and sealing a sensor space in an image collector device
An image collector device comprising a sensor arranged on a circuit board, a lens, and a lens holder. The lens is mounted in the lens holder.
Axis Ab
06/25/15
20150181077
 Image processing apparatus, method, and storage medium patent thumbnailImage processing apparatus, method, and storage medium
A binary image of an input image is generated, and a character region within the binary image and a region surrounding each character are acquired as character segmentation rectangle information. A thinning process is executed on a region within the binary image which is identified based on the character segmentation rectangle information to acquire a thinned image.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
06/25/15
20150181005
 Mobile terminal patent thumbnailMobile terminal
There is disclosed a mobile terminal including a case, a first antenna mounted in the case to perform wireless communication in a specific frequency band, a grounding surface mounted in the case, a receiver mounted in the case, toward a front surface of the case, a battery cover coupled to a rear surface of the case, the battery cover comprising a conductive portion, and a contact pin configured to connect the conductive portion and the grounding surface with each other, wherein the contact pin is formed in a predetermined portion where a phase of an electromagnetic field formed by the first antenna changes. The mobile terminal may adjust the had grade to a base grade or higher of the hac by adjusting the position of the electromagnetic field peak, regardless of the size of the mobile terminal..
Lg Electronics Inc.
06/25/15
20150180216
 Water draining structure for electric wire protection member patent thumbnailWater draining structure for electric wire protection member
A water draining structure for an electric wire cover (11) includes: a wall (53) for covering the surroundings of an electric wire to be routed; a pair of slit openings (63) penetrating through the wall (53); and a water guiding protrusion (61) rising from each of adjacent opening edges (55) of the pair of slit openings (63) and protruding from an inner surface (59) of the wall (53) so as to have an apex part (57) of curved surface shape.. .
Yazaki Corporation
06/25/15
20150180209
 Vertical cavity surface emitting laser and atomic oscillator patent thumbnailVertical cavity surface emitting laser and atomic oscillator
A vertical cavity surface emitting laser includes: a substrate; a first mirror layer which is provided over the substrate; an active layer which is provided over the first mirror layer; a second mirror layer which is provided over the active layer; a first electrode and a second electrode which are electrically connected to the first mirror layer and are separated from each other; and a third electrode which is electrically connected to the second mirror layer, wherein the first mirror layer, the active layer, and the second mirror layer configure a laminated body, the laminated body includes a resonance portion which resonates light generated in the active layer, in a plan view, an insulation layer surrounding the laminated body is provided, and in the plan view, the insulation layer is provided between the first electrode and the second electrode.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation
06/25/15
20150180124
 Antenna structure and wireless communication device patent thumbnailAntenna structure and wireless communication device
An antenna structure includes a main antenna, a parasitic antenna, a matching circuit and a switching circuit. The main antenna includes a feeding strip and a first radiating strip coupled to the feeding strip.
Chiun Mai Communication Systems, Inc.
06/25/15
20150180118

Antenna system with high isolation characteristics


An antenna system includes at least one antenna element. The antenna element includes a ground plane, a grounding isolation element, and a feeding element.
Wistron Neweb Corp.
06/25/15
20150180115

Radio-frequency device and wireless communication device for enhancing antenna isolation


A radio-frequency device for a wireless communication device includes an antenna disposition area, a grounding unit, a first antenna and a second antenna. The first antenna includes a feed-in plate; a first radiating element, coupled to the feed-in plate and electrically connected to the grounding unit; and a metal branch, electrically connected to the grounding unit; wherein the grounding unit is shared by the first antenna and the second antenna, the feed-in plate is disposed in-between the metal branch and the first radiating element, and the metal branch is used for guiding a reflected signal generated from the second antenna to the metal branch so as to enhance isolations of the first antenna and the second antenna..
Wistron Neweb Corporation
06/25/15
20150179893

Semiconductor light-emitting device preventing metal migration


A semiconductor light-emitting device is configured to prevent or reduce metal migration. The device includes: an n-type semiconductor layer, a light-emitting layer, and a p-type semiconductor layer; a reflecting layer disposed over the p-type semiconductor layer and containing a metal that tends to migrate; a well ring structure at the p-type semiconductor layer and substantially surrounding the reflecting layer to prevent the metal from migrating towards a side wall of the device; and a metal coating layer over the reflecting layer and extending towards the well ring structure to form an ohmic contact with the p-type semiconductor of the entire well ring structure.
Xiamen Sanan Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150179799

Semiconductor device and fabricating the same


A semiconductor device includes an isolation layer defining an active region formed in a semiconductor substrate. A first recessing process is performed on the isolation layer to expose edge portions of the active region.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150179778

Soi lateral bipolar transistors having surrounding extrinsic base portions


Lateral soi bipolar transistor structures are provided including an intrinsic base semiconductor material portion in which all surfaces of the intrinsic base not forming an interface with either a collector semiconductor material portion or an emitter semiconductor material portion, contain an extrinsic base semiconductor material portion. Each extrinsic base semiconductor material portion is of the same conductivity type as that of the intrinsic base semiconductor material portion, yet each extrinsic base semiconductor material portion has a higher dopant concentration than the intrinsic base semiconductor material portion.
International Business Machines Corporation
06/25/15
20150179687

Array substrate of liquid crystal display device and fabricating the same


An array substrate of a liquid crystal display device and a method of fabricating the array substrate. A gate electrode of a thin film transistor of the array substrate is formed.
Lg Display Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150179651

Semiconductor device and manufacturing the same


A semiconductor device includes a bit line structure on a substrate, the bit line structure having a polysilicon layer pattern doped with impurities, and a metal layer pattern on the polysilicon layer pattern, a first spacer surrounding and contacting a sidewall of the bit line structure, the first spacer having a constant thickness, and a capacitor contact structure on the substrate, an air gap being defined between the capacitor contact structure and the first spacer.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150179647

Cmos inverters and fabrication methods thereof


A cmos inverter is provided. The cmos inverter includes a substrate.
Semiconductor Manufacturing International (shanghai) Corporation
06/25/15
20150179629

Semiconductor structure for electrostatic discharge protection


A semiconductor structure includes a p well formed on a p type substrate; a first n type electrode area formed on a central region of the p well; a first insulating area formed on the p well and surrounding the first n type electrode area; a second n type electrode area formed on the p well and surrounding the first insulating area; a second insulating area formed on the p well and surrounding the second n type electrode area; and a p type electrode area formed on the p well and surrounding the second insulating area; wherein periphery outlines of the first n type electrode area and the second n type electrode area are both 8k sided polygons or circles, and k is a positive integer.. .
Advanced Analog Technology, Inc.
06/25/15
20150179606

Method of processing a semiconductor wafer


A method of processing a semiconductor wafer includes forming semiconductor dies in the semiconductor wafer, each die having an active region containing devices of an integrated circuit and an edge region surrounding the active region, adjacent ones of the dies being separated by a scribe line. The method further includes forming interconnect wiring over the active region of each semiconductor die in an interlayer dielectric, forming ancillary wiring over the edge region of each die in the interlayer dielectric, forming a passivation on the interlayer dielectric, forming bond pads over the interconnect wiring of each die, the bond pads of each die being in electrical connection with the interconnect wiring of that die, and forming additional bond pads over the ancillary wiring of each semiconductor die, the additional bond pads of each die being in electrical connection with the interconnect wiring of that die..
Infineon Technologies Ag
06/25/15
20150179586

Display device and manufacturing the same


Disclosed is a method for forming a display device. The method includes forming an alignment mark on a front surface of a substrate having a display region and a non-display region surrounding the display region, forming an alignment protection pattern on a rear surface of the substrate such that the alignment protection pattern overlaps the alignment mark, and forming a light-shielding member in the non-display region on the rear surface of the substrate such that the light-shielding member forms a boundary with the alignment protection pattern..
Lg Display Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150179571

Metal interconnect structures and fabrication method thereof


A method is provided for fabricating a metal interconnection structure. The method includes providing a semiconductor substrate having an active region and an isolation structure surrounding the active region; and forming a metal layer on a surface of the semiconductor substrate.
Semiconductor Manufacturing International (shanghai) Corporation
06/25/15
20150179548

Through silicon via in n+ epitaxy wafers with reduced parasitic capacitance


A semiconductor device includes an epitaxy layer formed on semiconductor substrate, a device layer formed on the epitaxy layer, a trench formed within the semiconductor substrate and including a dielectric layer forming a liner within the trench and a conductive core forming a through-silicon via conductor, and a deep trench isolation structure formed within the substrate and surrounding the through-silicon via conductor. A region of the epitaxy layer formed between the through-silicon via conductor and the deep trench isolation structure is electrically isolated from any signals applied to the semiconductor device, thereby decreasing parasitic capacitance..
International Business Machines Corporation
06/25/15
20150179543

Three-dimensional integrated circuit structures providing thermoelectric cooling and methods for cooling such integrated circuit structures


Three-dimensional integrated circuit structures providing thermoelectric cooling and methods for cooling such integrated circuit structures are disclosed. In one exemplary embodiment, a three-dimensional integrated circuit structure includes a plurality of integrated circuit chips stacked one on top of another to form a three-dimensional chip stack, a thermoelectric cooling daisy chain comprising a plurality of vias electrically connected in series with one another formed surrounding the three-dimensional chip stack, a thermoelectric cooling plate electrically connected in series with the thermoelectric cooling daisy chain, and a heat sink physically connected with the thermoelectric cooling plate..
Globalfoundries Singapore Pte. Ltd.
06/25/15
20150179541

Semiconductor device structure and manufacturing the same


Embodiments of mechanisms for forming a semiconductor device structure are provided. The semiconductor device structure includes a semiconductor substrate having a first device region and a second device region.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150179477

Packaged ic devices and associated ic device packaging methods


A method of making packaged integrated circuit (ic) devices includes mixing a waste thermoset polymer material with a thermosetting polymer to form a mixed thermosetting polymer and packaging ic devices in a molding operation using the mixed thermosetting polymer to thereby recycle the waste thermoset polymer material. A packaged ic device includes an ic device and an encapsulating material surrounding the ic device.
Stmicroelectronics, Inc.
06/25/15
20150179416

Adapter plate for polishing and cleaning electrodes


An adapter plate configured to be attachable to a universal platen of a cleaning unit for cleaning upper electrodes from a plasma processing chamber is disclosed, the adapter plate includes a support surface and a mounting surface configured to be fastened to the universal platen of the cleaning unit. The support surface is configured to support an inner electrode or an outer electrode of a showerhead electrode assembly for cleaning upper or lower surfaces thereof.
Lam Research Corporation
06/25/15
20150179307

High visibility cable


An electrical cable includes a plurality of conductors forming a conductor core, one or more insulation layers at least partially surrounding at least one of the plurality of conductors, an outer jacket surrounding the conductor core and a film applied to the exterior surface of the outer jacket. The film includes high visibility particles.
General Cable Technologies Corporation
06/25/15
20150179305

Semi-solid balanced audio cable


The present disclosure describes implementations of audio cables including a conductor spirally wrapped in a non-conductive thread to centrally position the conductor within a channel comprising mostly air, reducing propagation delay and self-inductance compared to cables utilizing non-air dielectric materials that completely surround the conductor. A balanced audio cable includes a radially symmetric filler comprising a plurality of arms forming a corresponding plurality of channels.
Belden Inc.
06/25/15
20150179199

Optical devices including layers that wrap the near field transducer (nft)


A device having an air bearing surface (abs), the device including a near field transducer (nft), the nft having at least a portion thereof at the abs; a first wrap layer, the first wrap layer surrounding at least a portion of the nft, the first wrap layer having a thickness of not greater than about 30 nanometers (nm), and the first wrap layer being made of a material that has a refractive index (n) that is not greater than 2.0; a second wrap layer, the second wrap layer surrounding at least a portion of the first wrap layer, the second wrap layer having a thickness that is not greater than 100 nm, and the second wrap layer being made of a material that has a refractive index (n) that is at least about 1.9; and a top cladding layer surrounding at least a portion of the second wrap layer, the top cladding layer being made of a material that has a refractive index (n) that is not greater than 2.0.. .
Seagate Technology Llc
06/25/15
20150179197

Hamr head spot-size converters with secondary index confinement


The present invention generally relates to a hamr head having not only a tapered core for the ssc, but additionally a secondary confinement material in the cladding surrounding the core taper. The secondary confinement material prevents diverging light from the laser diode from spreading so that the light is coupled into the core of the ssc.
Hgst Netherlands B.v.
06/25/15
20150179026

Checkout station


In some embodiments, a checkout station includes a scale fixedly attached to a framework of the checkout station and a track, surrounding the scale, through which a display moves between a first position and as second position.. .
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.
06/25/15
20150179025

Modular privacy booth for cooperative use with teller station, atm, or the like


A privacy booth for isolating a user from the surrounding environment so as to provide acoustical and possibly visual privacy to the user. A single privacy booth may be utilized when a user must interact with an electronic device or terminal, for example, an atm.
06/25/15
20150178986

Method and system for generating and storing data objects for multi-resolution geometry in a three dimensional model


Methods and systems for generating data objects for multi-resolution geometry in a three-dimensional model are provided. A region of high resolution geometry in the three-dimensional model having a level of detail that is higher than a level of detail associated with geometry data surrounding the region of high resolution geometry can be identified.
Google Inc.
06/25/15
20150178955

Digital art systems and methods


Disclosed here are methods, devices, paradigms and structures for creating, displaying and facilitating the selection of art, design and décor. A digital art device (“device”) facilitates creating and displaying a digital art in accordance with the relationship to a viewer.
Art.com, Inc.
06/25/15
20150178315

Digital art systems and methods


Disclosed here are methods, devices, paradigms and structures for creating, displaying and facilitating the selection of art, design and décor. A digital art device (“device”) facilitates creating and displaying a digital art in accordance with the relationship to a viewer.
Art.com, Inc.
06/25/15
20150178001

Data storage device and data maintenance method thereof


A data storage device including a flash memory, a temperature sensor, and a controller. The temperature sensor detects surrounding ambient temperature.
Silicon Motion, Inc.
06/25/15
20150177960

Digital art systems and methods


Disclosed here are methods, devices, paradigms and structures for creating, displaying and facilitating the selection of art, design and décor. A digital art device (“device”) facilitates creating and displaying a digital art in accordance with the relationship to a viewer.
Art.com, Inc.
06/25/15
20150177624

Method for manufacturing reflective mask and manufacturing reflective mask


According to one embodiment, a method for manufacturing a reflective mask includes: forming a reflection layer on a major surface of a substrate; forming a capping layer containing ruthenium on the reflection layer; forming an absorption layer on the capping layer; forming a pattern region in the absorption layer; removing a first resist mask used in forming the pattern region; and forming a light blocking region surrounding the pattern region in the absorption layer, the capping layer, and the reflection layer. The removing the first resist mask used in forming the pattern region includes: performing dry ashing processing using a mixed gas of ammonia gas and nitrogen gas or only ammonia gas..
Shibaura Mechatronics Corporation
06/25/15
20150177512

Camera device, three-dimensional object detection device, and lens cleaning method


A camera device includes image capturing device, a lens cleaning device, an adhesion state assessment unit and a controller. The image capturing device is installed on a vehicle and has a lens for forming an image of the vehicle surroundings.
Clarion Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150177477

Camera module with artificial muscle actuator and structure for focusing during assembly


A camera module includes an image sensor having a first threaded portion. A lens assembly includes an electro-active polymer (eap) structure having a frusto-conical shape with an opening formed in the tip.
Apple Inc.
06/25/15
20150177465

Methods for forming connnectorized fiber optic cabling


A connectorized fiber optic cabling assembly includes a loose tube fiber optic cable and a connector assembly. The cable has a termination end and includes: an optical fiber bundle including a plurality of optical fibers; at least one strength member; and a jacket surrounding the optical fiber bundle and the at least one strength member.
Commscope, Inc. Of North Carolina
06/25/15
20150177460

Optical fiber cleaving mechanism and use


A cleaving mechanism and related method is adapted to cleave an optical fiber and thereby produce a cleaved end on the optical fiber. The cleaving mechanism includes a fixture, a cleave tool for cleaving the optical fiber, a clamp, a scoring member, and a tensioner.
Tyco Electronics Raychem Bvba
06/25/15
20150177414

Method for calculating lightning stroke frequency interception area of structure and building under consideration of surrounding objects


A method for calculating lightning stroke frequency interception area of a building and a method for calculating respective ia of several buildings in a certain region according to the method. The method comprises: performing measuring and mold establishing on tpb and surrounding objects, establishing virtual tpib and toib in a three-dimensional space, distributing the overlapped ia s according to proportions of tpov v1 and toov v2, acquiring the area of s1 part which belongs to tpb, and adding s1 to the exclusive ia s0 of tpb to obtain the ia of tpb under the consideration of surrounding objects; or dividing the region covering all the iss into grids according to a certain size, respectively calculating heights h1 of tpib and h2 of toib on each grid node, if h1 is higher than h2, adding the grid area into the ia of tpb, if h1 is lower than h2, performing no operation, and if h1 is identical to or substantially identical to h2, the point being a point on tisb, and drawing the point; processing each grid node sequentially in this way, a final accumulation value is obtained at last, which is just the ia of tpb; and the points on the boundary are drawn one by one, finally composing tisb.
Shanghai Goalie Software Development Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150177368

Optoelectronic sensor device, in particular laser scanner, having an adapted receiving unit for optimized reduction of the reception level


The invention relates to an optoelectronic sensor device (1) for a motor vehicle, for detecting objects located in the surroundings of the motor vehicle, having a transmitting unit (2) for emitting an optical transmission signal (5), having a receiving unit (7) for receiving a reception signal (8) which is the transmission signal (5) reflected by an object, wherein the receiving unit (7) has at least two receiving elements (9, 10, 11) which are arranged distributed along a distribution direction (12), and reception optics (13), in particular a receiving lens which is positioned ahead of the receiving elements (9, 10, 11) in the propagation direction (14) of the reception signal (8), having a securing device (22) for securing the receiving optics (13), and having a diaphragm (21, 21′) for reducing the intensity of the reception signal (8), wherein the diaphragm (21, 21′) is secured to the securing device (22).. .
Valeo Schalter Und Sensoren Gmbh
06/25/15
20150177163

System and determining density of a medium in a tank


A system and method for determining a density of a non-conducting medium in a tank is disclosed where the relationship between a dielectric constant and a density of the medium is known. The system comprises a transceiver, and a waveguide, the waveguide extends towards and into the medium.
Rosemount Tank Radar Ab
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
20150177036

Ultrasonic measurement determining a fluid velocity


An ultrasonic measurement apparatus (10) for determining a fluid velocity of a fluid (12) flowing in a piping (14) is provided, the apparatus (10) having a measurement body (20) inserted into the piping (14) and thus forming a section of the piping (14), the measurement body (20) comprising a flow channel (26) for the fluid (12) and a surrounding channel wall (24), wherein at least one ultrasonic transducer (18a-b) is mounted from the outside on the channel wall (24) so that an oscillating member of the transducer (18a-b) couples onto a partial region (30a-b) of the channel wall (24) and thus the partial region (30a-b) acts as an oscillating membrane of the ultrasonic transducer (18a-b). The ultrasonic transducer (18a-b) is arranged within a bulge (44) of the channel wall (24) which protrudes into the flow channel (26)..
Sick Ag
06/25/15
20150176906

Energy-saving charge transport system in the press furnace line


The subject of the present invention is an energy-saving charge transport system in the press-furnace line with recovery of heat energy and recovery of electric energy. Its objective consists in introducing a rational management of heat energy and electric energy in the charge transport system along the press-furnace route and by means of a well-thought-out arrangement of transport routes and charging elevators, achieving compact dimensions of the whole transport structure.
Politechnika Krakowska Im. Tadeusza Kosciuszki
06/25/15
20150176828

Light emitting diode heatsink assembly


The efficiency of one or more led installations is achieved by holding the junction temperature of an led at a low level by soldering the led die to a small threaded metallic piece, such as a nut, which is then clamped to a larger piece having a lower thermal resistance to the air or other heat conducting medium surrounding the combination. Each of the die-nut subassemblies can be fastened to the larger metallic piece closely together without endangering any previously fastened die-nut subassemblies, thus achieving denser groups of installed leds.
06/25/15
20150176800

Supporting base for semiconductor chip


A supporting base for a semiconductor chip comprises a substrate, a surrounding wall and a reflection plate. The surrounding wall is formed on the substrate, and an accommodating space is formed between the surrounding wall and the substrate and is provided for receiving the semiconductor chip therein.
I-chiun Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150176776

Illumination lens for short-throw lighting


An illumination lens includes a light incident surface that defines a cavity and has a flat top and lateral flanks, the light incident surface configured to receive light from an underlying light emitting element. The illumination lens also includes a light exiting surface having a central indentation and a surrounding toroid.
Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150176764

Tank


A tank for storage of hydrocarbon liquids on the seabed, being of double hull construction which is compartmented to form a plurality of chambers, such that the tank may be safely towed from its build location or shipyard, to offshore deployment location as marine warranty compliant vessel, having appropriate intact and damaged stability characteristics. There is also provided a method for deploying a tank for storage of hydrocarbon liquids on the seabed, the method comprising the step of towing the tank having un-ballasted storage areas and compartments to the location of deployment; flooding at least partially the storage area to achieve substantial neutral buoyancy of the tank to allow decent of the tank up to a submerged equilibrium; allowing decent of the tank to the seabed and injecting air into at least one compartment for maintaining equilibrium between the pressure applied by the surrounding sea and the pressure inside compartments and storage area..
Seacaptaur Ip Pty Ltd.
06/25/15
20150176746

Expandable pipeline point-repair device


A pipeline point-repair device, comprising a generally cylindrical body portion, having a locking mechanism mounted on an exterior surface thereof, the generally cylindrical body portion being expandable by application of pressure to an inner surface thereof and an external layer including a resin, the external layer surrounding the exterior surface of the body portion.. .
Smart Lock Pty Ltd.
06/25/15
20150176671

Elastomer components that can be prestressed by pressure means, and the production thereof


Elastomer components, which are to have an elastomer volume with a sufficiently large prestress, as is required, for example, for use in wind energy plants. The elastomer components are substantially based on the incorporation and integration of separating elements into the elastomer body of the component, the elements are disposed either individually or in structures.
Fm Energie Gmbh & Co. Kg
06/25/15
20150176599

Coverplates for centrifugal pumps


Embodiments of the invention extend the viability of centrifugal pumps commonly used by fracturing blenders by utilizing, for example, a coverplate with an integrated flange. The coverplate is adapted to be attached to the pump and piping of the fracturing blender.
International Pump Solutions, Inc.
06/25/15
20150176592

Heat-insulating bearing structure


A heat-insulating bearing structure employs three disks so that peripheral edges of the disks come into contact with a circumferential side face of a rotary shaft, to support the rotary shaft. A contact part between the rotary shaft and each disk is small, and therefore, heat conduction from the rotary shaft to each disk is small.
Mitaka Kohki Co., Ltd.
06/25/15
20150176568

Wind turbine control method


The invention relates to a control method for wind turbines provided with a blade pitch angle control system and which are determined to be positioned in a misaligned manner with respect to the direction of incident wind. The method described herein makes use of a series of data and measurements captured in the wind turbine itself or its surroundings to process said data and generate by means of a series of processes and calculations a series of values which are used in commands on the wind turbine blade pitch angle control system to prevent anomalies and/or increase the efficiency thereof in said situation..
Acciona Windpower, S.a
06/25/15
20150176566

System and controlling a wind turbine


It describes a control system and method of a wind turbine to operate it in optimum output operation in situations wherein incidents occur. To do this a series of measurements are taken of elements in the surrounding area of the wind turbine which incide it to be able to calculate blade pitch angle set-points to reorientate or move the same until positions designated in accordance with said pitch angle set-point.
Acciona Windpower, S.a.
06/25/15
20150176545

Self-cleaning air filter


An air cleaner assembly includes a housing having an outer wall defining an air flow inlet, an air flow outlet and a hollow interior section. The housing is openable for service access to the interior section.
Maradyne Corporation
06/25/15
20150176539

Engine-control valve with improved operation


The invention relates to an engine-control valve having a body defining an inner channel and including a flap (10) pivotably mounted by a pin (12), said flap (10) including a first portion (11) and being capable of pivoting between an open position enabling gas to flow into the channel, and a closed position preventing said flow, and in which the flap (10) engages with a planar seal (1) inserted between two elements of the valve body, said seal (1) having an outer contour surrounding the outer contour of the flap (10) on the outside and said seal including an opening (6) and a solid portion (3), said first portion (11) blocking the opening (6) of the seal (1) when the flap (10) is in a closed position, one of the two elements (20) of the body being provided with a supporting projection (21), positioned in the valve such as to be in contact with the solid portion (3) of the seal (1).. .
Valeo Systemes De Controle Moteur
06/25/15
20150176520

Spark plug


A spark plug may include a shell surrounding a lower part of an insulator. The shell may be provided with a tool engaging portion, a seal face configured to contact a corresponding seal of a cylinder head of an internal combustion engine, a cylinder engaging threaded portion having a thread diameter (d) configured to screw the spark plug in a threaded bore of the cylinder head, and an intermediate portion extending between the shoulder and the cylinder engaging threaded portion.
Caterpillar Energy Solutions Gmbh
06/25/15
20150176487

Carbon-free low-nox liquid fuel oxygen transport rector for industrial water tube boilers


An oxygen transport reactor for boiler furnaces and gas turbine combustors that utilizes a liquid fuel that is oxidized as a gaseous fuel in a membrane reactor. A liquid fuel is introduced by vaporizing the fuel inside a porous pipe surrounded by an annulus reaction zone which is surrounded by an annulus air zone.
King Fahd University Of Petroleum And Minerals
06/25/15
20150176406

Perforating packer sampling apparatus and methods


Packers may be inflated within the wellbore to engage and isolate a portion of the wellbore wall. Charges included within the packers may then be fired to perforate the formation.
Schlumberger Technology Corporation
06/25/15
20150176392

Perforating packer casing evaluation methods


Packers may be inflated within the wellbore to engage and isolate a portion of the wellbore casing. Charges included within the packers may then be fired to perforate the casing.
Schlumberger Technology Corporation
06/25/15
20150176380

Heater pattern for in situ thermal processing of a subsurface hydrocarbon containing formation


Embodiments of the present invention relate to heater patterns and related methods of producing hydrocarbon fluids from a subsurface hydrocarbon-containing formation (for example, an oil shale formation) where a heater cell may be divided into nested inner and outer zones. Production wells may be located within one or both zones.
Genie Ip B.v.
06/25/15
20150176379

Subsea electric submersible pump module system and method


The present disclosure provides a simplified electric submersible pump (esp) system for installation into a borehole, regardless of whether a caisson is formed in the borehole or whether an internal volume under a cap of a housing with the esp is pressurized. A frame with associated esp equipment can be mounted over the borehole.
Technip France
06/25/15
20150176195

Drum type washing machine having a drying mechanism


A drum type washing machine includes a tub; a heating duct outside the tub, configured to heat air that circulates back to the tub; a condensing duct having one end connected to the tub and another end connected to the heating duct, configured to reduce moisture in the air from the tub; and a coolant supplying unit configured to supply coolant to the condensing duct. The condensing duct having an inner tube in which the air from the tub flows, and an outer tube surrounding at least a section or part of the inner tube.
Dongbu Daewoo Electronics Corporation
06/25/15
20150175915

Syngas cooler


A system includes a gasifier that may gasify a feedstock to produce a syngas and a syngas cooler that includes a cooling chamber having a tapered configuration. The cooling chamber includes a first section that may separate particulates from the syngas and includes a first opening and a second opening.
General Electric Company
06/25/15
20150175439

Separator arrangement


A separator arrangement includes a separator with a rotatable drum, which has a vertical axis of rotation and a supply tube projecting into a distributor space of a distributor, and with a non-rotatable enclosure surrounding the drum. An enclosure interior, which is sealed in relation to the exterior region of the enclosure, is formed between the enclosure and the drum.
Gea Mechanical Equipment Gmbh
06/25/15
20150175407

Micro electromechanical system sensor and forming the same


A micro electromechanical system (mems) device includes a mems section attached to a substrate, and a cap bonded to a first surface of the substrate. The mems device further includes a carrier bonded to a second surface of the substrate opposite the first surface, wherein the carrier is free of active devices, and the cap and the carrier define a vacuum region surrounding the mems section.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.
06/25/15
20150175073

Method and device for operating a vehicle


In a method or corresponding device for operating a vehicle equipped with a first and a second camera configured to capture a surrounding region around the vehicle, the cameras respectively capture an individual image of a first field of view and a second field of view. The fields of view overlap in an overlapping region.
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft
06/25/15
20150175071

Environment monitoring device for operating machinery


A plurality of images captured by a plurality of cameras respectively to create a plurality of upper viewpoint images. Display images are extracted from the upper viewpoint images, and the extracted display images are synthesized to create an overhead image or bird's eye view image of surroundings, which has an image corresponding to an operating machine at a center of the bird's eye view image.
Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd.


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