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Systems and methods for detecting changes in energy usage in a building
A computer system for use with a building management system for a building includes a processing circuit configured to automatically identify a change in a...
Identification and modification of dynamical regions in proteins for
alteration of enzyme catalytic effect
A method for analysis, control, and manipulation for improvement of the chemical reaction rate of a protein-mediated reaction is provided. Enzymes, which...
Building a master topical index of information
A method (and concomitant apparatus and computer-readable medium comprising software) for providing personalized search and browsing capabilities of internet...
Construction of boolean search strings for semantic search
A system for information retrieval accessing any number of search engines over a distributed network or local network is presented. The system includes one or...
System and method for creating and applying predictive user click models
to predict a target page associated...
Systems and methods for predicting a target page associated with a search query are disclosed. Generally, a predictive user click model module defines a set of...
Method and apparatus for storage and retrieval of information in
A method and data structure is described that builds summary information using processor time that is usually proportional to the size of input data and a depth...
Common electrode connections in integrated touch screens
Common electrodes (Vcom) of integrated touch screens can be segmented into electrically isolated Vcom portions that can be operated as drive lines and/or sense...
Method for manufacturing a turbine rotor
An inspection method for a welded joint formed between a pair of base metals (10, 20) with a groove part (12, 22) and an abutment face (14, 24) being formed on...
Method and installation for producing supplementary electrical energy
An installation for producing supplementary electrical energy for an electricity network includes at least first and second water reservoirs, the first water...
Door for industrial building
A door assembly for covering an opening includes a curtain supported at a first end of the opening. The curtain includes a first lateral edge supporting at...
System and method for installing trim with a hidden fastener system
A trim system for securing trim adjacent an edge of a building penetration, the trim system including at least one bracket that is attachable to a wall. The...
Building panels provided with a mechanical locking system
Building panels, such as floorboards, provided with a mechanical locking system. The mechanical locking system includes a displacement groove at a first edge of...
Adjustable bracket for the attachment of building cladding systems
A device for use in the fastening of a panel or cladding to a wall is disclosed. The device includes a base plate, a panel connecting plate, and a connecting...
Exterior finish system
Disclosed is an exterior finish system for building structures that includes a water pervious adhesive for securing an insulation layer to a water resistive...
Exterior mounted solar shade screen for skylights
Some embodiments of the invention include an exterior mounted skylight solar shade configured to reduce solar heat gain and glare into the interior space of a...
Brick bracket for installation of a ledger on the brick facing or veneer
of a structure and associated methods...
A brick bracket which is installed in a recess provided by removal of brick of a brick veneer in order to be attached to studs of a framework of the building...
Surface composition and method of application thereof
A composition for forming a protective layer on a substrate comprises a plurality of silicas having different particle size ranges, and a curable resin. The...
Well-defined oligomers of ubiquitin and ubiquitin-like polypeptides, and
methods for preparing same
The present technology relates to well-defined oligomers comprising two or more monomers wherein each monomer is independently selected from a ubiquitin...
Method of manufacturing pneumatic tire
Provided is a method of manufacturing a pneumatic tire, in which the uniformity of a tire can be improved. The method of manufacturing a pneumatic tire of the...
Solid deck bead lock drum
A rotatable tire building drum 10 has a pair of axially and radially moveable bead locks 20 and a radially expandable center building deck assembly 40 with two...
Methods and systems for electrochemical machining of an additively
A method of manufacturing a component comprises forming a component on a conductive build plate. The component defines at least one access port and includes an...
Automatic washing device for continuous surfaces, in particular solar
thermal collectors, photovoltaic panels,...
The present invention relates to an automatic device for washing continuous surfaces, such as solar thermal collectors, photovoltaic panels, continuous glazed...
Apparatus and methods using non-fouling bypass filter
A non-fouling, bypass filter is disclosed. The filter is formed of a tapered structure having particulate material filtering properties. The tapered structure...
All-shape: modified platonic solid building block
All-shape building blocks may be shaped as platonic solids. All-Shape building blocks may be modified to include a flange on each tetrahedron edge, where each...
Systems and/or methods for stock portfolio based competitive simulations
The exemplary embodiments described herein relate to systems and/or methods for competitive simulations and, more particularly, to systems and/or methods in...
Health check path evaluation indicator building system, method thereof,
device therewith, and computer program...
A health check evaluation indicator building method includes the following steps. A visualization process is performed to produce source graphic data on a...
Hinge for building
Luminaire and related methods to control light output dependent upon
A luminaire includes a fixture including at least one light source, a power supply mounted to the fixture for supplying power to the light source, and circuitry...
Commissioning of wireless devices in personal area networks
A device joining a wireless network performs a scan and acquire procedure to discover the optimal node in the desired network. The joining device scans all...
Apparatus and method for providing services using a services gateway
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a server having a controller operable to provide media content to a...
Method for displaying a thermal image in an IR camera, and an IR camera
A method for displaying a thermal image in an infrared (IR) thermal camera, includes, for an embodiment, registering an outdoor temperature value, registering...
Method and system for an on-chip completion cache for optimized completion
A method for optimizing completion building is disclosed. The method involves receiving a work request by a host channel adapter (HCA), caching a portion of the...
SAAS network-based backup system
A system fetches consistent datasets in batches for a given period of time and provides the ability to retrieve each batch. Batches of data may be fetched for...
A packet classification system, methods, and corresponding apparatus are provided for enabling packet classification. A processor of a security appliance...
Apparatus for transmitting broadcast signals, apparatus for receiving
broadcast signals, method for...
The present invention provides a method of transmitting broadcast signals. The method includes, formatting input streams into Data Pipe, DP, data; Low-Density...
Transistor devices operating with switching voltages higher than a nominal
voltage of the transistor
A voltage selector circuit may be coupled to transistors to protect one or more inputs of the transistor from exceeding a safe operating range. In one example,...
Systems and methods for reducing energy usage
A system for detecting individual appliance energy loads from a building composite load profile includes an electric meter to capture building composite load...
Method and apparatus for providing a window with an at least partially
transparent one side emitting OLED...
Embodiments of the subject invention relate to a method and apparatus for providing a apparatus that can function as a photovoltaic cell, for example during the...
Memory having a voltage switch circuit with one bias voltage changed in
each state of conditioning
A voltage switch circuit includes four transistors. The four transistors may be transistors used to build logic gates. The operation of the voltage switch...
Enabling package-on-package (PoP) pad surface finishes on bumpless
build-up layer (BBUL) package
A bumpless build-up layer (BBUL) integrated circuit package and method of manufacturing are presented. In some embodiments, the package-on-package (PoP) pads of...
Topological method to build self-aligned MTJ without a mask
A method of forming a self-aligned MTJ without using a photolithography mask and the resulting device are provided. Embodiments include forming a first...
Automatically locating fire alarms
In a building, an identification number and positioning of a fire alarm is automatically compared either in a control panel or a mobile communication device of...
Supplemental alert generation device
A battery-powered supplemental alert generator is disclosed that is adapted to be mounted in close proximity to, such as within 3 or 4 feet of, a conventional...
Method for building a three-dimensional model and apparatus thereof
A method to build a 3D model for a physical object includes the following steps. First, depth information of a plurality of images is converted into a plurality...
Outline approximation for point cloud of building
A method, apparatus, system, and computer program product provide the ability to model a polyline boundary from point cloud data. Point cloud data is obtained...
Automatic pose estimation from uncalibrated unordered spherical panoramas
Methods and systems for automatically generating pose estimates from uncalibrated unordered panoramas are provided. An exemplary method of automatically...
Wireless mobile transaction system and the procedure for carrying out
transactions with a mobile phone
The invention belongs to the field of systems for provision of computer-supported transactions with the use of a mobile phone, more exactly to the field of...
Determining the likelihood persons in a social graph know each other
A system gathers information on important and influential people and builds a social graph. The social graph can be processed to determine a likelihood that two...
Systems and methods for facilitating communication between a plurality of
building automation subsystems
A computer-implemented system for facilitating communication between a plurality of building automation subsystems and a plurality of applications includes a...
Methods and systems for managing data service specifications
Development of network-based computing resources can be enhanced through the use of methods and systems that allow for controlled editing of specification data...