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Image forming apparatus that uses either a heater or frictional heating to
heat and dry a surface of a...
An image forming apparatus includes a slidingly-rubbing roller abutting a surface of a photoconductive drum; a temperature detection section; a humidity...
Image forming apparatus with development contrast control
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member, a development device which contains developer and develops a latent image on the image bearing...
Printing apparatus, method for controlling printing apparatus, and
A printing apparatus capable of shifting a power state to a second power state where power consumption is lower than a first power state includes detecting a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a developing device for developing a latent image formed on an image bearing member into a developer image; a transferring...
Systems and methods for conforming test tooling to integrated circuit
device profiles with sockets having...
A test socket assembly, useful in association with a thermal control unit (TCU) used to maintain a set point temperature on an IC device under test, has...
Combustible gas detecting device
A flammable gas concentration detection apparatus (1) including an energization control unit (50) that switches the energization state of heating resistor (34)...
Apparatus and method for determining molecular structure
Certain disclosed embodiments concern a method and an apparatus for determining molecular structure. One embodiment comprises producing sample ions from a...
System and method of taking and collecting tissue cores for treatment
A tissue cutting device is described that may include alternative systems for tissue preservation and transport. The cutting device includes an outer cannula in...
Device for measuring slab thickness
A device for measuring the thickness of slag on the surface of liquid metal contained in an ingot mould comprises a wire made of electrically conductive...
Selection of environmental profile based on system configuration
Method and apparatus provide for cooling a system. For example, a network communication system may include a central processing unit (CPU) and a fan controller....
System, method and apparatus for use of dynamically variable compressor
delay in thermostat to reduce energy...
Systems and methods are disclosed for reducing the usage of a ventilation system. For example, one or more of the exemplary systems comprise a thermostatic...
Warm weather boiler shutdown
The present disclosure relates to an apparatus for automatically shutting down a boiler system when it is not needed (e.g., during warm weather) based upon...
A catalytic burner is provided. The method of using the catalytic burner utilizes flameless combustion. The absence of a flame results in a more even...
Method and system for temperature-controlled gas dispensing
A system and method for dispensing a compressed gas into a receiving vessel wherein a target temperature profile for the receiving vessel during dispensing is...
Constant volume combustion chamber
A constant volume combustion chamber, combustor, and method for constant volume combustion involve combusting a fuel in a chamber sealed by a pintle having a...
System and method for estimating and controlling temperature of engine
An engine system is provided. The engine system includes an ambient air pressure sensor configured to generate a signal indicative of a pressure of ambient air....
Turbine engine temperature control system with heating element for a gas
A turbine engine temperature control system configured to limit thermal gradients from being created within an outer casing surrounding a turbine airfoil...
Metal member manufacturing method and metal member
A metallic material containing both a second constituent and a third constituent having positive and negative heats of mixing relative to a first constituent,...
Disproportionation production of nano-metal powders and nano-metal oxide
A method of producing nano-metal powder by providing a process metal to be processed. Selecting a metal halide identical to the process metal. Placing the...
Hydrogen generator and fuel cell system including same
A hydrogen generator includes: a desulfurizer including a desulfurization catalyst that removes a sulfur compound in a raw material by a desulfurization...
Exhaust gas purification system and exhaust gas purification method
An exhaust gas purification system which feeds hydrocarbon by a post-injection under preset conditions to an upstream side of an exhaust gas purification device...
Control of combustion system emissions
A process for capturing undesirable combustion products produced in a high temperature combustion system in which a carbonaceous fuel is utilized. Very finely...
Optimum condenser water temperature for water cooled chiller
A computer-implemented method generates a set-point temperature for an evaporative cooler supplying cooled water to a chiller. Under the control of one or more...
Apparatus and method for providing enhanced heat transfer from a body
Methods and apparatuses for temperature modification of a patient, or selected regions thereof, including an induced state of hypothermia. The temperature...
System and method for management of body temperature
A system and method for adding or removing heat from a heat exchange fluid circulating between an external heat exchanger and an intravascular heat exchange...
Intra-cardiac mapping and ablating
Systems, methods, and devices allow percutaneous mapping, orientation and/or ablation in bodily cavities or lumens. Such may include a structure that is...
Power generating and control apparatus for the treatment of tissue
Apparatus, systems, and methods are provided for the generation and control of energy delivery in a dosage to elicit a therapeutic response in diseased tissue....
Cryogenic treatment systems
Methods and apparatus for the treatment of a body cavity or lumen are described where a heated fluid and/or gas may be introduced through a catheter and into...
Temperature control device
Optical scanning apparatus, optical writing apparatus, and image forming
F-theta lenses, included in scanning lens systems, are arranged on a main scanning plane facing an optical deflector and substantially linearly symmetrically on...
Apparatus intelligent parallel view LED light, methods of configuration
Configurable LED light improving community safety and the environment by providing illumination as function of internal self-diagnostics and status of ambient...
Operating an appliance based on cooking instructions embedded in an RFID
Method and computer program product for using an RFID antenna of a cooking appliance to read a plurality of cooking instruction sets from a single RFID tag...
Temperature control pin, and the device and method for supporting
substrate in UV curing process
A temperature control pin, and the device and the method for supporting a substrate in the ultraviolet (UV) solidifying alignment process are disclosed. The...
Optical unit and optical device
A signal processing element that modulates beam from an input/output unit, an optical substrate mounting the signal processing element, and a temperature...
A fan motor, including: a variable speed motor and a motor controller. The motor controller includes: a microprocessor, an inverter unit, a gear detection unit,...
Method and apparatus for charge control of a portable terminal having a
Provided is an apparatus for controlling charging of a portable terminal equipped with a solar battery that converts solar energy into an electrical energy, the...
Battery control system, battery pack, electronic device and charger
A plurality of battery cells (100) are connected in series to each other. A temperature measurement unit (300) measures temperatures of two or more battery...
A piezoelectric device is provided with a sound source IC, an amplifier for amplifying a sound source from the sound source IC, a piezoelectric speaker for...
Thermoelectric material and method for generating electricity
A thermoelectric material has a Heusler alloy type crystal structure and is based on an Fe.sub.2VAl basic structure having a total number of valence electrons...
Self-heating integrated circuit
Self-heating integrated circuits are provided. In one embodiment, a self-heating integrated circuit comprises a drive circuit configured to drive a device and a...
Substrate processing with rapid temperature gradient control
A substrate processing chamber comprises an electrostatic chuck comprising a ceramic puck having a substrate receiving surface and an opposing backside surface....
Microscopy support structures
Electron microscope support structures and methods of making and using same. The support structures are generally constructed using semiconductor materials and...
Gas coupled arc chamber cooling
An ion implantation system, having a temperature controlled ion source chamber is disclosed. The temperature of the ion source chamber is regulated by disposing...
Temperature compensation management in solid-state memory
Systems and methods are disclosed for programming data in a non-volatile memory array are disclosed. A data storage device includes a non-volatile memory array...
Semiconductor devices with periodic signal generation circuits and
semiconductor systems including the same
A semiconductor system includes a controller and a semiconductor device. The controller receives a temperature signal including information on temperature...
Dynamic color adjustment for displays using local temperature measurements
An electronic device may include a display and display control circuitry. The display may be calibrated to compensate for changes in display temperature....
A display apparatus is provided which includes a display panel; a gate driver configured to drive a plurality of gate lines, a data driver configured to drive a...
System and method for detecting the condition of a coolant in a vehicle
A cooling system according to an exemplary embodiment may include a heat generation device that is cooled by a coolant solution that exchanges heat with the...
Temperature controller and thermal control platform
A temperature controller for controlling a thermal module that raises or lowers the temperature of a thermal control platform that includes a reading interface...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member on which an electrostatic latent image is formed, a developing device that develops the...