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Date/App# patent app List of recent Variable-related patents
02/04/16
20160037162 
 Variable length coding method and variable length decoding method patent thumbnailnew patent Variable length coding method and variable length decoding method
A variable length coding method is comprised of: a coefficient value scanning step in which an rl sequence generation unit, a reordering unit, and a binarization unit scan coefficient values within a block in a predetermined scanning order starting at a higher-frequency component toward a lower-frequency component; and an arithmetic coding step in which an arithmetic coding unit and a table storage unit perform arithmetic coding on the absolute values of the coefficient values according to the scanning order used in the coefficient value scanning step, by switching between probability tables for use, wherein, in the arithmetic coding step, a probability table to be used is switched to another probability table in one direction, when the arithmetic-coded absolute values of the coefficient values include an absolute value exceeding a predetermined threshold value.. .
Godo Kaisha Ip Bridge 1


02/04/16
20160037161 
 Variable length coding method and variable length decoding method patent thumbnailnew patent Variable length coding method and variable length decoding method
A variable length coding method is comprised of: a coefficient value scanning step in which an rl sequence generation unit, a reordering unit, and a binarization unit scan coefficient values within a block in a predetermined scanning order starting at a higher-frequency component toward a lower-frequency component; and an arithmetic coding step in which an arithmetic coding unit and a table storage unit perform arithmetic coding on the absolute values of the coefficient values according to the scanning order used in the coefficient value scanning step, by switching between probability tables for use, wherein, in the arithmetic coding step, a probability table to be used is switched to another probability table in one direction, when the arithmetic-coded absolute values of the coefficient values include an absolute value exceeding a predetermined threshold value.. .
Godo Kaisha Ip Bridge 1


02/04/16
20160037099 
 Image sensors with noise reduction patent thumbnailnew patent Image sensors with noise reduction
In various embodiments, image sensors and methods of operating the image sensors are disclosed. In an example embodiment, a pixel circuit having a first electrode is coupled to a reset transistor and to a first region of an optically sensitive layer, and a second electrode is coupled to a pixel sense node and to a second region of an optically sensitive layer.
Invisage Technologies, Inc.


02/04/16
20160036585 
 Method and system for simulating a noisy communications  channel based on a cryptographic function implemented in fpga or asic patent thumbnailnew patent Method and system for simulating a noisy communications channel based on a cryptographic function implemented in fpga or asic
A method of simulating communication channel noise comprising generating, by a fpga or asic, a stream of uniformly distributed random variables using a cryptographic algorithm, applying a mathematical transform to the uniformly distributed random variables using the fpga or asic to create a signal comprised of normally distributed random variables, adjusting a mean and variance of the signal using the fpga or asic, outputting, by the fpga or asic, an output noise signal, adding, by the fpga or asic, i and q samples of the output noise signal to i and q symbols of a data carrier signal at complex baseband, modulating, using a modulator, the summed i and q symbols to create a composite carrier signal, and upconverting using an upconverter, the composite carrier signal for transmission across a telecommunications channel to simulate a noisy telecommunications channel.. .
Comtech Ef Data Corp.


02/04/16
20160036474 
 Radio communication using multiple antennas and localization variables patent thumbnailnew patent Radio communication using multiple antennas and localization variables
The invention relates to a method for radio communication using multiple antennas and localization variables, and to an apparatus for radio communication using multiple antennas and localization variables. An apparatus for radio communication of the invention comprises: 4 antennas, the 4 antennas forming an antenna array; a radio device; a sensor unit estimating a plurality of localization variables; an antenna tuning apparatus having 4 antenna ports, each of the antenna ports being coupled to one of the antennas through a feeder, the antenna tuning apparatus having 4 radio ports, each of the radio ports being coupled to the radio device through an interconnection; and a tuning control unit, the tuning control unit receiving a tuning instruction generated automatically within the apparatus for radio communication, the tuning control unit delivering a plurality of tuning control signals to the antenna tuning apparatus..
Tekcem


02/04/16
20160034948 
 System and  fractional attribution utilizing user-level data and aggregate level data patent thumbnailnew patent System and fractional attribution utilizing user-level data and aggregate level data
Embodiments provide fractional attribution using aggregate-level information as well as user-level data. For example, aggregate data may be used to determine marginal conversion probabilities for individual attributes within each channel.
Google Inc.


02/04/16
20160034928 
 Systems and methods for promotional forecasting patent thumbnailnew patent Systems and methods for promotional forecasting
A system for promotional forecasting in a retail environment is provided. The system includes at least one processor coupled to a memory storing sales history information associated with a product, an interface configured to receive a promotion configuration profile including an indication of the product and a state of a plurality of promotion variables, and a promotional forecasting component.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.


02/04/16
20160034840 
 Adaptive task assignment patent thumbnailnew patent Adaptive task assignment
Crowdsourcing using active learning is described, for example, to select pairs of tasks and groups of workers so that information gained about answers to the tasks in the pool is optimized. In various examples a machine learning system learns variables describing characteristics of communities of workers, characteristics of workers, task variables and uncertainty of these variables.
Microsoft Corporation


02/04/16
20160034820 
 Systems and methods for distributed solution of optimization problems patent thumbnailnew patent Systems and methods for distributed solution of optimization problems
A framework is presented for designing a class of distributed, asynchronous optimization algorithms realized as signal processing architectures utilizing various conservation principles. The architectures are specifically based on stationary conditions pertaining to primal and dual variables in a class of generally nonconvex optimization problems.
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology


02/04/16
20160034624 
 Optimizing constraint solving by rewriting at least one bit-slice constraint patent thumbnailnew patent Optimizing constraint solving by rewriting at least one bit-slice constraint
Methods and apparatuses are described for assigning random values to a set of random variables so that the assigned random values satisfy a set of constraints. A constraint solver can receive a set of constraints that is expected to cause performance problems when the system assigns random values to the set of random variables in a manner that satisfies the set of constraints.
Synopsys, Inc.


02/04/16
20160034541 
new patent

Operation and prediction and management of the validity of subject reported data


A system for developing and implementing empirically derived algorithms to generate decision rules to predict invalidity of subject reported data and fraud with research protocols in surveys allows for the identification of complex patterns of variables that detect or predict subject invalidity of subject reported data and fraud with the research protocol in the survey. The present invention may also be used to monitor invalidity of subject reported data within a research protocol to determine preferred actions to be performed.
Eresearchtechnology, Inc.


02/04/16
20160034164 
new patent

Method and a visual tool to selectively modify variables


A control circuit presents, via one or more displays, one or more analytical results as correspond to currently-selected values for two or more variables. That control circuit additionally forms and presents, via at least one such display, a virtual tool for each of the at least two variables, such that a user can selectively vary the variables by movement of the corresponding virtual tool.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.


02/04/16
20160033628 
new patent

Object detection apparatus and method


Provided are an object detection apparatus and method. The object detection apparatus includes an amplifier configured to amplify a reflected ultrasonic wave signal with a variable gain, a gain controller configured to set the variable gain such that the reflected ultrasonic wave signal received in at least one predetermined time zone is amplified with a high gain, compared to in other time zones, a comparator configured to compare a signal on an envelope corresponding to the signal amplified by the amplifier with a predetermined threshold and output the signal on the envelope when the signal is greater than the threshold, a calculator configured to calculate an absolute value of a first-order differential value of the signal on the envelope, and a time at which a maximum of the absolute value of the first-order differential value is calculated, and a detector configured to detect an object using a third time, the third time being a time at which the maximum is calculated, before a second time, the second time being a time at which the signal greater than the threshold is output..
Hyundai Mobis Co., Ltd.


02/04/16
20160033434 
new patent

Process mapping of average temperatures and process sensitivity


In one aspect, a method includes conducting a plurality of tests on process variables of a thermal process, with a test of the plurality of tests being conducted on two or more process variables, the test comprising: locally heating a region of a structure, wherein the local heating results in formation of a thermal field in the structure; assessing one or more temperature integrals of the thermal field; and based on results of the plurality of tests, generating a process map of the one or more temperature integrals of the thermal field, with the one or more temperature integrals based on a function of the two or more process variables.. .
Carnegie Mellon University


02/04/16
20160033155 
new patent

System and adjusting fractional on-time and cycle time to compensate for weather extremes and meet ventilation requirements


A ventilation method and system is described for providing adequate ventilation to an indoor environment while avoiding certain periods of times where ventilation air conditions or other control variables tend to be less optimal or preferable for ventilation, but while still meeting established or future ventilation air standards. The described system and method utilize incremental target cycle times determined based on a regression analysis estimating expression of fractional on time as a function of effectiveness multiplied by fractional on time for a corresponding cycle periods..
Research Products Corporation


02/04/16
20160033021 
new patent

Transmission and driveline having a tilting ball variator continuously variable transmission


A transmission is provided. The transmission includes an input portion drivingly engaged with a power source, a planetary gear, a continuously variable variator, and a clutching device.

02/04/16
20160033020 
new patent

Vehicular power transmission device


A vehicular power transmission device including a crank type continuously variable transmission is provided in which when the vehicle transitions to the deceleration traveling state, a second one-way clutch (69) is engaged to thus transmit to an engine (e) the driving force that has been transmitted back via auxiliary driving force transmission method (54), thereby enabling engine braking to be operated. In this process, although a difference occurs in the time lag before the second one-way clutch (69) is engaged depending on the magnitude of the differential rotation, since the rotation of an input shaft (12) is braked or assisted by the driving force of an electric motor (24) of a shift actuator (23) changing the gear ratio of a continuously variable transmission (t) so that the time taken for the differential rotation to become zero coincides with the preset predetermined time, it is possible to make the time lag before engine braking operates uniform, thus eliminating any disagreeable sensation for a driver..
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.


02/04/16
20160032881 
new patent

Vehicular power transmission device


A vehicular power transmission including a crank type continuously variable transmission is provided in which when the rotational speed of an engine during deceleration fuel cut-off is at least a first rotational speed, which is an upper limit of rotational speed at which plunging of a starter motor is possible, but less than a second rotational speed, which is a lower limit of rotational speed at which self-ignition of the engine is possible. The engine is cranked and restarted by transmitting the driving force of an electric motor of a shift actuator to an input shaft via first and second engagement portions.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.


02/04/16
20160032851 
new patent

Electronic control unit of internal combustion engine and method thereof


An electronic control unit of the present invention includes: a demand generation level that generates and outputs a demand value concerning various kinds of functions; a physical quantity mediation level that aggregates and mediates the demand value for each predetermined physical quantity; and a controlled variable setting level that sets a controlled variable of the actuator based on the mediated demand value and transmits a signal in a single direction from a higher level to a lower level. A controlled variable mediation level that aggregates and mediates demand values expressed with controlled variables of the actuators set on the controlled variable setting level and a demand value transmitted from the demand generation level not through the physical quantity mediation level, together with demand values mediated by the physical quantity mediation level is provided below the controlled variable setting level..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


02/04/16
20160032828 
new patent

Gas turbine engine with low stage count low pressure turbine


A gas turbine engine including a core nacelle defined about an engine axis. A fan nacelle is mounted at least partially around the core nacelle to define a fan bypass airflow path for a fan bypass airflow.
United Technologies Corporation


02/04/16
20160032817 
new patent

Power conversion device


A power conversion device in the form of a compressor drive constitutes a three channel power sharing transmission which allows power input and/or output from shafts on two of the channels along with hydraulic, electric or potentially pneumatic power input and/or output from the third channel. Varying the input and/or output of hydraulic, electric or pneumatic flow provides a continuously variable transmission function.

02/04/16
20160032160 
new patent

Composition for adhesion layer of gas barrier adhesive sheet, gas barrier adhesive sheet, and optical sheet having gas barrier adhesive sheet


Wherein groups and variables in chemical formulae 1 to 3 are the same as described in the specification.. .

02/04/16
20160031907 
new patent

Substituted benzene compounds


The present invention relates to compounds of formula (i), wherein the variables are as defined herein. Pharmaceutical compositions containing these compounds and methods of treating cancer by administering these compounds and pharmaceutical compositions to subjects in need thereof are disclosed..
Epizyme, Inc.


02/04/16
20160031821 
new patent

Sdp-containing heterobifunctional agents


The present disclosure is directed to a reactive ester agent for conjugating a click-reactive group to a carrier molecule or solid support. The reactive ester agent has the general formula ia, wherein the variables r1, r2, r3, ra and l are described throughout the application..
Life Technologies Corporation


02/04/16
20160031816 
new patent

Aryl dihydropyridinones and piperidinone mgat2 inhibitors


Or a stereoisomer, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein all of the variables are as defined herein. These compounds are monoacylglycerol acyltransferase type 2 (mgat2) inhibitors which may be used as medicaments..

02/04/16
20160031450 
new patent

Systems and methods for building road models, driver models, and vehicle models and making predictions therefrom


Systems and methods for building road models, driver models, and vehicle models and making predictions may use driving data received from a plurality of vehicles being driving along a path by a driver. The driving data including a minimum of vehicle location preferably supplemented by data related to the time of observations, vehicle dynamics, and various vehicle sensors.
Vehicle Data Science Corporation


02/04/16
20160030743 
new patent

Systems and methods to optimize anti-tachycardial pacing (atp)


Apparatus, systems and methods are provided for prevention and/or remediation of cardiac arrhythmias, e.g. Optimizing anti-tachycardia pacing (atp) algorithms.
Cardioflow Technologies, Llc


02/04/16
20160030424 
new patent

Compounds useful as inhibitors of atr kinase and combination therapies thereof


Wherein the variables are as defined herein.. .

02/04/16
20160030201 
new patent

Powered orthotic system for cooperative overground rehabilitation


A powered orthotic system, such as an exoskeleton, is employed for rehabilitation purposes by adapting and adjusting to real-time needs in a rehabilitation situation whereby the system can be initially controlled to perform gait functions for a wearer based on a predetermined level of assistance but the predetermined level of assistance can be varied, based on one or more rehabilitation parameters or specific needs of the wearer undergoing therapy, through the application and adjustment of appropriate variables associated with operation of the system.. .
Ekso Bionics, Inc.


02/04/16
20160029562 
new patent

Combine harvester with adjustable cleaning shoe arrangement


A combine harvester has a driving shoe arrangement. The driving shoe includes a preparation pan and one or more sieves, coupled to a drive mechanism for driving a reciprocating movement of the pan and sieves.
Cnh Industrial America Llc


01/28/16
20160027319 

System and automatic generation of interactive educational applications


A method for automatically creating an interactive educational application that presents a customized instance of a class of problem in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics to a learner. An educator uses a development platform running on a computing device.
Slate Science Inc.


01/28/16
20160026418 

Big data algorithm and platform solution for 3d visualization services


A method for generating a 3d object for visualizing multivariate data includes gathering subscriber information about subscribers of a network, receiving a user request to generate the 3d object, and generating object-data specifying a three-dimensional contour that models a relationship between at least two variables of the subscriber information and a measure. The three-dimensional contour is based on the received request and on the subscriber information, and the object data is generated in a format that is printable by a 3d printer.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.


01/28/16
20160026158 

Method for controlling a control loop having a standardized selection variable


Various methods and systems control the power of a process power supply by a control circuit with a controller and several control channels, wherein each control channel comprises an actual value and a target value of a control variable. The systems and methods specify target values of the control variables, determine the actual values of the control variables, determine a selected control channel with the assistance of a selection variable dependent upon the actual value, determine a selected control difference from the target value and the actual value of the selected control channel, and control the control loop with the selected control difference of the selected control channel..
Trumpf Huettinger Gmbh + Co.kg


01/28/16
20160025566 

Method and testing materials


A method and apparatus for testing materials for testing materials using infrared spectrometry. Calibration of an infrared spectrometer for use in testing materials including the steps of: selecting variables which have the potential to influence the physical characteristics of a composite used in the aerospace industry, selecting values for each variable and inputting the variable and values into a design of experiments model, thereby obtaining a sample test matrix..
Airbus Operations Limited


01/28/16
20160025533 

Variable orifice flow sensor utilizing localized contact force


A variable orifice fluid flow sensor is provided that includes a fluid flow passage therethrough formed with a first port portion adjacent to one end of said passage and a second port portion adjacent to the other end of said passage. A bending member is mounted in the fluid flow passage between the first and second port portions and having a fluid flow limiting flapper extending across the fluid flow passage for creating a fluid flow opening in the passage, the size of the opening being variable responsive to fluid flow in said fluid flow passage.
General Electric Company


01/28/16
20160025216 

Hydrostatic continuously variable transmission


A neutral biasing mechanism in a hydrostatic continuously variable transmission includes a plurality of springs attached so as to be spanned from a pivot arm to a base. The plurality of springs bias the pivot arm such that a roller is fitted into a cam portion.
Kubota Corporation


01/28/16
20160025194 

Toroidal continuously variable transmission


A thrust bearing 12 which determines the position of an output side disc 10 in an axial direction and rotatably supports the output side disc 10 is fitted into a fitting hole 62b provided in a post 61, and a predetermined gap s is provided between the thrust bearing 12 and the fitting hole 62b in a direction perpendicular to the variator shaft 3. Therefore, even when misalignment between the axis of the fitting hole and the axis on which the variator shaft is supported occurs, the axes of the thrust bearing 12 and the variator shaft 3 can be aligned with each other in the predetermined gap s, thereby preventing the application of bending stress to the variator shaft 3 during rotation and the application of an eccentric load to each of support parts..

01/28/16
20160025192 

Variable speed drive system


An electronically controlled variable speed mechanical drive to be used in high power applications where using a direct drive motor is not feasible due to weight and size constraints. The variable speed drive components convert an externally driven fixed displacement pump into a variable displacement pump by electronically setting the pump speed to meet flow demands.

01/28/16
20160025161 

Controller for vehicle transmission


In a controller for a vehicle transmission in which a continuously variable transmission mechanism that is able to continuously change its speed ratio and a transmission mechanism having a constant speed ratio are provided in parallel with each other between an input shaft to which torque is transmitted from a driving force source and an output shaft that outputs torque to a drive wheel, the vehicle transmission including a friction engagement mechanism and an intermeshing engagement mechanism, the friction engagement mechanism selectively transmitting torque from the input shaft to the transmission mechanism, the intermeshing engagement mechanism arranged in series with the friction engagement mechanism on a downstream side of the friction engagement mechanism in a torque transmission direction from the input shaft toward the output shaft, the intermeshing engagement mechanism setting the transmission mechanism to a state where torque is transmittable between the input shaft and the output shaft, in changing from a state where both the friction engagement mechanism and the intermeshing engagement mechanism are released and the transmission mechanism is not able to transmit torque to a state where the intermeshing engagement mechanism is engaged and the transmission mechanism is able to transmit torque to the output shaft, a torque capacity of the friction engagement mechanism is configured to be increased to a torque capacity to such extent that the transmission mechanism rotates without a delay of start of engagement of the intermeshing engagement mechanism.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


01/28/16
20160025084 

Swash plate type variable displacement compressor


A swash plate type variable displacement compressor includes a housing having therein a suction chamber, a discharge chamber a swash plate chamber and a cylinder bore. The compressor further includes a drive shaft, a swash plate and a link mechanism provided between the drive shaft and the swash plate.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toyota Jidoshokki


01/28/16
20160024117 

Heterocyclylamines as pi3k inhibitors


Wherein the variables are defined herein, that modulate the activity of phosphoinositide 3-kinases (pi3ks) and are useful in the treatment of diseases related to the activity of pi3ks including, for example, inflammatory disorders, immune-based disorders, cancer, and other diseases.. .

01/28/16
20160024062 

Isoxazoline derivatives for controlling invertebrate pests


Wherein the variables have the meaning as indicated in the claims; in free form and in salt form; and optionally the enantiomers and geometrical isomers thereof. The compounds of formula (i) are useful in the control of parasites, in particular ectoparasites, in and on warm-blooded animals..

01/28/16
20160023758 

Rotorcraft autopilot system, components and methods


An autopilot actuator includes first and second motors each including a rotatable motor output shaft such that either one or both of the motors can drive an actuator output shaft. An autopilot main unit enclosure is removably mounted to the helicopter proximate to a cyclic control and commonly houses autopilot actuators as well as main autopilot electronics.
Merlin Technology Inc.


01/28/16
20160023065 

Golf club head having sole stress reducing feature


A golf club head incorporating a stress reducing feature including at least one sole located stress reducing feature located at least partially on the sole. The location, curvature, and size of the sole stress reducing feature, and their relationship to one another, and other club head engineering variables, improve the performance of the club head..
Taylor Made Golf Company, Inc.


01/28/16
20160022936 

A gas delivery system including a flow generator employing a continuously variable transmission


A gas delivery system for delivering a flow of breathing gas to a patient includes a blower assembly for generating the flow of breathing gas, the blower assembly including a source of rotational energy, such as an electric motor, a continuously variable transmission coupled to the source of rotational energy, and an impeller coupled to the continuously variable transmission.. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.


01/28/16
20160022685 

Heterocyclylamines as pi3k inhibitors


Wherein the variables are defined herein, that modulate the activity of phosphoinositide 3-kinases (pi3ks) and are useful in the treatment of diseases related to the activity of pi3ks including, for example, inflammatory disorders, immune-based disorders, cancer, and other diseases.. .

01/21/16
20160021379 

Image encoding device, image decoding device, image encoding method, and image decoding method


A variable length encoding unit 13 variable-length-encodes an index indicating a classification method of carrying out a class classification on each coding block having a largest size, the classification method being determined by a loop filter unit 11, and also variable-length-encodes a parameter about an offset value for each class determined for each coding block having the largest size on the basis of a binarization process using a truncated unary code.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation


01/21/16
20160021138 

Pre-processing system for minimizing application-level denial-of-service in a multi-tenant system


Denial-of-service attacks are prevented or mitigated in a cloud compute environment, such as a multi-tenant, collaborative saas system. This is achieved by providing a mechanism by which characterization of “legitimate” behavior is defined for tenant applications or application classes, preferably along with actions to be taken in the event a request to execute an application is anticipated to exceed defined workflow limits.
International Business Machines Corporation


01/21/16
20160021136 

Pre-processing system for minimizing application-level denial-of-service in a multi-tenant system


Denial-of-service attacks are prevented or mitigated in a cloud compute environment, such as a multi-tenant, collaborative saas system. This is achieved by providing a mechanism by which characterization of “legitimate” behavior is defined for tenant applications or application classes, preferably along with actions to be taken in the event a request to execute an application is anticipated to exceed defined workflow limits.
International Business Machines Corporation


01/21/16
20160020719 

Direct torque control motor controller with transient current limiter


An ac motor controller is provided that utilizes a direct torque controller and primary and secondary control loops. The primary control loop operates in a relatively conventional manner, determining a voltage vector that sets the inverter switching variables for the motor's power inverter, where the voltage vector is based on the motor's torque and flux as estimated from the measured voltage and current of the motor.
Atieva, Inc.


01/21/16
20160020718 

Direct torque control motor controller with transient current limiter


An ac motor controller is provided that utilizes a direct torque controller and primary and secondary control loops. The primary control loop operates in a relatively conventional manner, determining a voltage vector that sets the inverter switching variables for the motor's power inverter, where the voltage vector is based on the motor's torque and flux as estimated from the measured voltage and current of the motor.
Atieva, Inc.


01/21/16
20160020717 

Direct torque control motor controller with torque ripple reduction


An ac motor controller is provided that utilizes a direct torque controller and primary and secondary control loops. The primary control loop operates in a relatively conventional manner, determining a voltage vector that sets the inverter switching variables for the motor's power inverter, where the voltage vector is based on the motor's torque and flux as estimated from the measured voltage and current of the motor.
Atieva, Inc.


01/21/16
20160019756 

Game world server driven triggering for gambling hybrid gaming system


A gambling hybrid game that provides game world engine driven triggering of gambling events is disclosed. The gambling hybrid game includes an entertainment system engine that provides an entertainment game to a user, a real world engine that provides gambling games to users, and a game world engine that monitors the entertainment game and provides gambling games when appropriate.
Gamblit Gaming, Llc


01/21/16
20160019751 

Gambling hybrid gaming system with variable characteristic feedback loop


A gambling hybrid game that provides a game world engine that changes a set entertainment game variables based on the results of a gambling event in a gambling game. The gambling hybrid game includes an entertainment system engine that provides an entertainment game to a user, a real world engine that provides gambling games to users, and a game world engine that monitors the entertainment game and provides gambling games when appropriate.
Gamblit Gaming, Llc


01/21/16
20160019666 

Client management tool system and method


A client management tool system comprises a gateway module configured to provide access to a data store storing clinical and non-clinical data, a collection of computerized question forms configured to obtain additional data about a client, a social data model defining a structure to store and organize the client data, a predictive model including a plurality of weighted variables and thresholds in consideration of the client data to identify needs of the client and a valuation of services to address the client needs, a knowledgebase of available programs and service providers able to deliver the needed services, a client management toolkit configured to provide recommended a course of action in response to the identified client need, valuation, and available programs and services providers, and a data presentation module operable to present notifications, alerts, and outcome report related to service delivery to the client.. .
Parkland Center For Clinical Innovation


01/21/16
20160019587 

Extracting predictive segments from sampled data


A system and method is disclosed which predicts the relative occurrence or presence of an event or item based on sample data consisting of samples which contain and samples which do not contain the event or item. The samples also consist of any number of descriptive attributes, which may be continuous variables, binary variables, or categorical variables.
Certona Corporation


01/21/16
20160019362 

Systems, methods and computer program products for reducing the risk of persons housed within a facility being sexual predators or victims


Methods, systems and computer program products are provided for reducing the risk of sexual assault in a facility. Objective, clinical, and subjective information is obtained about a person housed within the facility.

01/21/16
20160019262 

Offloading projection of fixed and variable length database columns


In some embodiments, a query recipient is configured to determine that a database query warrants a first projection operation to project a plurality of input rows to a plurality of projected rows. Each of the input rows has one or more variable-length columns.
International Business Machines Corporation


01/21/16
20160019110 

Interest return control message


One embodiment provides a system that facilitates processing of error-condition information associated with a content-centric network (ccn) message transmitted over a network. During operation, the system receives, by a first node, a packet that corresponds to a ccn message, where a name for the ccn message is a hierarchically structured variable length identifier (hsvli) which comprises contiguous name components ordered from a most general level to a most specific level.
Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated


01/21/16
20160019099 

Calculating expected maximum cpu power available for use


A method of calculating a processing power available from a supervisor of a multi-programmed computing system by a first partition of a plurality of partitions, the method comprising collecting, by the first partition, state data from the supervisor, the state data including a processing capacity of the multi-programmed computing system. The method further comprises initializing a remaining capacity variable to the processing capacity of the multi-programmed computing system; initializing variables, including setting a binary variable to a first logic value for each of the plurality of partitions; iteratively computing an entitlement and amount of power to award for each of the plurality of partitions having their respective binary variables set to the first logic value; and requesting the processing power from the supervisor, based on the iterative computation..
International Business Machines Corporation


01/21/16
20160018797 

Apparatus and calculating proxy limits to support cascaded model predictive control (mpc)


A method includes receiving, at a master model predictive control (mpc) controller from a slave mpc controller, information indicating to what extent the slave mpc controller is able to change multiple manipulated variables in each of multiple directions within a variable space without violating process variable constraints of the slave mpc controller. The method also includes estimating a feasibility region associated with the slave mpc controller using the information, where the feasibility region identifies a portion of the variable space in which combinations of manipulated variable values satisfy the process variable constraints.
Honeywell International, Inc.


01/21/16
20160018796 

Cascaded model predictive control (mpc) approach for plantwide control and optimization


A method includes obtaining a planning model for an industrial facility at a master mpc controller and sending at least one optimization call from the master mpc controller to one or more slave mpc controllers. The method also includes receiving at least one proxy limit value from the slave mpc controller(s) in response to the at least one optimization call.
Honeywell International Inc.


01/21/16
20160018130 

Flue having an adjustable flue gas flow unit


Known chimneys or chimney furnaces use flue gas flow units for heating buildings, said devices having displaceable or fixed obstacles for deflecting flue gas for generating flue gas turbulence. The invention relates to a device and method for transferring heat through a flue gas discharge pipe in which pivotal guide plates are inserted in the longitudinal direction of the pipe run, at which the flue gas flow is more or less deflected in a sinuous line as function of the pivot angle of the guide plates that can be adjusted during furnace operation.

01/21/16
20160017994 

Hydraulic control system for vehicle


A hydraulic control system for a vehicle having a continuously variable transmission in which a torque transmitting capacity thereof is changed hydraulically, and an engagement device which is connected to the continuously variable transmission in series and in which a torque transmitting capacity thereof is changed hydraulically. The hydraulic control system comprises a selecting means that selects a command pattern for setting an engagement pressure of the engagement device out of a plurality of patterns when an initial pressure is lower than a steady pressure for a normal running of the vehicle.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


01/21/16
20160017992 

Hydraulic parallel path continuously variable transmission


A hydro-mechanical continuously variable transmission utilizing a variator having a pump hydraulically interconnected with a motor wherein shutoff valves are provided between the pump and the motor and wherein the motor includes an output line having a restricting valve therein such that the pump may be hydraulically decoupled from the motor and the restricting valve on the motor output may be controlled to achieve a desired motor torque.. .
Caterpillar Inc.


01/21/16
20160017696 

Determining one or more parameters of a well completion design based on drilling data corresponding to variables of mechanical specific energy


Methods for determining parameter/s of a well completion design (wcd) for at least a portion of a drilled well based on drilling data corresponding to variables of mechanical specific energy (mse) are provided. In some cases, mse values may be acquired and the wcd parameter/s may be based on the mse values.

01/21/16
20160017659 

Actively controlled rotary steerable drilling system (rss)


Aspects of the disclosure can relate to a system that includes an input shaft to be driven at a nominal uncontrolled rotational speed, and an output shaft coupled with the input shaft to drive a rotary mechanism. The prime mover can be a mud turbine or a motor, and the input shaft can be driven by, for example, drilling fluid.
Schlumberger Technology Corporation


01/21/16
20160017001 

Peptide compositions


Or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Values and preferred values of the variables in structural formula (i) are described herein..

01/21/16
20160016937 

Novel substituted pyrimidine compounds


In which the chemical groupings, substituents, variables and indices are as defined in the description, and to their use as medicaments, in particular as medicaments for the treatment of conditions and diseases that can be treated by inhibition of the pde4 enzyme.. .

01/21/16
20160016916 

Exo olefin-containing nuclear transport modulators and uses thereof


The invention generally relates to nuclear transport modulators, e.g., crm1 inhibitors, and, more particularly, to a compound represented by structural formula (i), or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein the variables are as defined and described herein. The invention also includes the synthesis and use of a compound of structural formula i, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt or composition thereof, e.g., in the treatment, modulation and/or prevention of physiological conditions associated with crm1 activity..
Katolieke Universiteit Leuven


01/21/16
20160016914 

Spirocycloheptanes as inhibitors of rock


Or stereoisomers, tautomers, or pharmaceutically-acceptable salts thereof, wherein all the variables are as defined herein. These compounds are selective rock inhibitors.

01/21/16
20160016910 

Phenylpyrazole derivatives as potent rock1 and rock2 inhibitors


The present invention provides compounds of formula (i): or stereoisomers, tautomers, or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein all the variables are as defined herein. These compounds are selective rock inhibitors.
Bristol-meyers Squibb Company


01/21/16
20160016880 

Bicyclo [2.2.1] acid gpr120 modulators


The present invention provides compounds of formula (i): (i) or a stereoisomer, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein all of the variables are as defined herein. These compounds are gpr120 g protein-coupled receptor modulators which may be used as medicaments..
Bristol-myers Squibb Company


01/21/16
20160016465 

Vehicle with connectable four-wheel drive


A vehicle with connectable four-wheel drive. The vehicle includes an engine with a drive shaft; a pair of main drive wheels; a main transmission line which permanently connects the drive shaft to the main drive wheels, the main transmission line including a main gearbox and a main differential; a pair of normally driven secondary drive wheels; and a connectable secondary transmission line for connecting the drive shaft also to the secondary drive wheels and having a geared transmission, at least one secondary clutch which on one side is connected to the drive shaft upstream of the main gearbox and on the other side is connected to the secondary drive wheels, and a continuously variable transmission which is controlled electronically to vary its transmission ratio in a continuous manner between two limit values without ever interrupting the transmission of the driving torque..
Ferrari S.p.a.


01/21/16
20160016355 

Adaptive composite structure using shape memory alloys


Systems and processes that integrate thermoplastic and shape memory alloy materials to form an adaptive composite structure capable of changing its shape. For example, the adaptive composite structure may be designed to serve as a multifunctional adaptive wing flight control surface.
The Boeing Company


01/21/16
20160016157 

Complexes useful as active components in supported epoxidation catalysts


Wherein the variables are defined herein.. .

01/14/16
20160014075 

System and managing page variations in a page delivery cache


Embodiments disclosed herein provide a high performance content delivery system in which versions of content are cached for servicing web site requests containing the same uniform resource locator (url). When a page is cached, certain metadata is also stored along with the page.
Open Text S.a.


01/14/16
20160013819 

Generation of correlated finite alphabet waveforms using gaussian random variables


Various examples of methods and systems are provided for generation of correlated finite alphabet waveforms using gaussian random variables in, e.g., radar and communication applications. In one example, a method includes mapping an input signal comprising gaussian random variables (rvs) onto finite-alphabet non-constant-envelope (fance) symbols using a predetermined mapping function, and transmitting fance waveforms through a uniform linear array of antenna elements to obtain a corresponding beampattern.
King Abdullah University Of Science And Technology


01/14/16
20160013657 

Wireless power transmitter and wireless power transmission system


A wireless power transmitter includes a standard resonator including a standard inductor and a standard capacitor connected to the standard inductor in parallel, one or more dedicated variable inductors connected to the standard resonator in series and having inductance varied in response to a control voltage respectively applied to the dedicated variable inductors, one or more dedicated resonance capacitors connected to the dedicated variable inductors in parallel, respectively, and a controlling unit outputting the control voltage.. .
Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd


01/14/16
20160013431 

Organometallic compound and organic light-emitting device including the same


Wherein in formula 1, groups and variables are as described in the specification.. .

01/14/16
20160013408 

Semiconductor fabricating the same


A method for fabricating a semiconductor apparatus includes providing a semiconductor substrate, stacking a conductive layer, a variable resistance layer, and a sacrificial layer on the semiconductor substrate, etching the conductive layer, the variable resistance layer, and the sacrificial layer to form a pillar structure including a lower electrode, a variable resistor device, and a sacrificial layer pattern, removing the sacrificial layer pattern, and forming an upper electrode over the variable resistor device in a hole which is formed by removing the sacrificial layer pattern.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.


01/14/16
20160012544 

Insurance claim validation and anomaly detection based on modus operandi analysis


In one aspect, a method of computer-implemented insurance claim validation based on arm (pattern analysis, recognition and matching) approach and anomaly detection based on modus operandi analysis including the step of obtaining a set of open claims data. One of more modus-operandi variables of the open claims set are determined.

01/14/16
20160012479 

System and preference determination


A system and method for preference determination, including obtaining permission for profile access from social media users where the users agree to participate in surveys. Profile data, preferences, and data from completed surveys is retrieved, and base odds are calculated for particular variables in profiles of respondents and of people in the general population, and attributes for which predictive targeted sets are desired are returned.
Louddoor, Llc


01/14/16
20160012013 

Scaled jacobian vectors and sketching constraints


According to an aspect of the disclosure, there is provided a method for solving sketching constraints that includes isolating (11) a set of sketching constraints into groups of constraints with related variables, checking (14) a magnitude of error in a group of constraints, and reducing (16) the error magnitude by applying a scaled jacobian method, if the error magnitude is too high, where if (17) the error magnitude is still too high after applying the scaled jacobian method, selecting and removing (18) a constraint from the group of constraints.. .
Siemens Corporation


01/14/16
20160011624 

Dynamic system management bus


A dynamic bus communication apparatus for an electrosurgical system includes a data wire, a clock wire, a first variable resistor coupled to the data wire, a second variable resistor coupled to the clock wire, an analog to digital converter (adc), and a controller. The data wire is configured to transmit a data signal between a battery and an instrument powered by the battery.
Covidien Lp


01/14/16
20160011178 

Method and device for generating a corrected value of an analyte concentration in a sample of a body fluid


Methods for detecting an analyte in a body fluid are described as well as devices and systems adapted for performing such methods. In embodiments of the method, a sample of body fluid is applied to a test element having at least one test field including at least one test material that is adapted to change at least one measurable property in the presence of the analyte.
Roche Diabetes Care, Inc.


01/14/16
20160011120 

Methods of determining an analyte concentration in a body fluid sample having disturbance variables, as well as computer programs and devices therefor


Methods are provided for deriving/determining an analyte concentration that include recording measurement values during a time development indicating a progress of a detection reaction of at least one test substance and a body fluid sample and providing at least one measurement curve f(t) containing the measurement values, where the detection reaction is known to be influenced by the analyte concentration and at least one disturbance variable y. The methods also include deriving an end value of the measurement curve to form a first variable x1, and deriving at least one fit parameter by taking into account an exponential characteristic of the measurement curve, and where the fit parameter forms at least one second variable x2.
Roche Diabetes Care, Inc.


01/14/16
20160010747 

Continuously variable transmission for vehicle


The present invention provides a cvt including a transmission mechanism and a planetary gear mechanism which includes a plurality of rotation elements. The transmission mechanism can differentially operate in a predetermined operation mode.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.


01/14/16
20160010745 

Continuously variable transmission pedal control system


A continuously variable transmission pedal control system includes a forward pedal connected to a forward pivoting bracket, a reverse pedal connected to a reverse pivoting bracket, a first spring connecting the forward pivoting bracket to a linkage such as a bell crank at a first attachment point, and a second spring connecting the reverse pivoting bracket to the linkage at a second attachment point. The linkage may be connected by a motion control rod to a continuously variable transmission that provides a variable forward traction drive speed based on a position of the forward pedal and a variable reverse traction drive speed based on a position of the reverse pedal..
Deere & Company


01/14/16
20160010160 

Prognostic method


A method for prognosing recurrence of prostate cancer (pca) in a subject following prostatectomy using the outcomes of selected single nucleotide polymorphisms (snps) and clinical variables. A method for genotyping pca associated genetic variations comprising use of a dna microarray.
Progenika Biopharma, S.a.


01/14/16
20160009735 

Glucokinase activators


Wherein the variables are as defined herein. Also provided are pharmaceutical compositions, kits and articles of manufacture comprising such compounds; methods and intermediates useful for making the compounds; and methods of using said compounds..

01/14/16
20160009732 

Deuterated pacritinib


The present invention in one embodiment provides a compound of formula i: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein the variables shown in formula i are as defined in the specification.. .
Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


01/14/16
20160009723 

Compounds useful as inhibitors of atr kinase


Wherein the variables are as defined herein.. .

01/14/16
20160009710 

Substituted triazolopyridines and methods of use thereof


The invention provides compounds having the general formula: [insert formula (i)] (i) and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein the variables ra, subscript n, ring a, x2, l, subscript m, x1, r1, r2, r3, r4, and rn have the meaning as described herein, and compositions containing such compounds and methods for using such compounds and compositions.. .
Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc.


01/14/16
20160009667 

Substituted benzoxazoles and methods of use thereof


The invention provides compounds having the general formula (i): and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein the variables ra, subscript n, ring a, x2, l, subscript m, x1, r1, r2, r3, r4, and rn have the meaning as described herein, and compositions containing such compounds and methods for using such compounds and compositions.. .
Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc.


01/14/16
20160009666 

Antiviral compounds


The present invention discloses compounds of formula (i): wherein the variables in formula i are defined as described herein. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds and methods for using the compounds of formula i in the prevention or treatment of hcv infection..
Hoffmann-la Roche Inc.


01/14/16
20160009292 

Vehicle control device and vehicle control method


A vehicle control device includes a control unit configured to execute free-run traveling in which an engine is stopped and a clutch that transmits power of the engine to a drive wheel is disengaged, at a time acceleration is not requested during traveling. The control unit is configured to prohibit upshifting of a continuously variable transmission at least during execution of the free-run traveling, drive the engine from the free-run traveling state in response to an acceleration request, and upshift the continuously variable transmission at a time of returning to a normal traveling state in which the clutch is engaged..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


01/14/16
20160009286 

Continuously variable transmission


A stepless transmission 1 is provided for preventing drive wheels from being driven despite the driver's intention during vehicle deceleration. A control device 40: when the required drive force of the vehicle is 0, controls the output rotational speed ne of a travel drive source 50 to be ne2, and controls the transmission gear ratio i of the transmission 1 so that the transmission 1 in the case where the ne is ne1 changes from a first state to a second state; and when the vehicle speed v is less than a boundary speed vgn, controls the ratio i to be a state maintaining transmission gear ratio ign that enables the first state to be maintained even during vehicle deceleration.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.






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