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Image fixing apparatus having end region temperature control
The present invention relates to an image fixing apparatus including a fan for cooling one end region of the image fixing apparatus and a fan for cooling...
Image forming apparatus with a heater controller and image forming method
to control heating
An image forming apparatus includes a controller including a primary heating control portion to control a heater to perform a primary heating to heat a fixing...
Apparatus and method for measurement of the film cooling effect produced
by air cooled gas turbine components
A method for measurement of a film cooling effect is disclosed. Film cooling is a technique developed to protect gas turbine engine components from the...
Semiconductor device having temperature sensor circuits
A semiconductor device that may include at least one temperature sensing circuit is disclosed. The temperature sensing circuits may be used to control various...
Dehumidifying curing oven with rotating trays
A curing oven includes a set of pivoting, rotating trays within a curing chamber. The trays are attached to a mechanism that rotates the trays through a curing...
Refrigerator and control method for aging of meat
In a control method of a refrigerator having a storage chamber for aging of meat, an operation to keep the storage chamber at an aging temperature and an...
Monitoring and control system for a heat pump
Disclosed is a monitoring and control system for an air source heat pump apparatus having a controller to control at least one operation of the heat pump...
Freeze protection system for solar receiver
A solar receiver has an arrangement of heat transfer surfaces and a heat transfer fluid phase separator, such as a vertical steam/water separator, fluidly...
Combustion control device for internal combustion engine and combustion
method for homogeneous lean air/fuel...
A combustion control device for an engine capable of operation over a wide range and in which the NOx discharged amount is small is provided, as well as a...
Fuel injection control device for internal combustion engine
A fuel injection control device sets an injection sharing ratio of a quantity of a fuel injected in an intake stroke, and a quantity of a fuel injected in a...
Automatic control apparatus for carburetor choke valve
An automatic control apparatus for a carburetor choke valve includes a pull-rod, throttle control lever, choke block, and temperature control assembly which is...
Determination of a signal indicative of shaft power
A gas turbine engine provides mechanical shaft power. Two parameters relating to engine operation are sensed that are representative of two different pressures,...
Gradual oxidation and autoignition temperature controls
Described herein are embodiments of systems and methods for oxidizing gases. In some embodiments, a reaction chamber is configured to receive a fuel gas and...
Boost extraction method of secondary air injection for internal combustion
engine emission control
A secondary air injection system to aid in the warm-up of a catalyst employed as part of an emissions control system of a vehicle to obtain efficient reduction...
Curtain wall building environmental control systems and methods
Building environmental control systems are disclosed which comprise one or more prefabricated temperature sensing and control panels in operable communication...
Temperature activated shower controller
A temperature activated shower controller including in combination, a temperature sensor adapted to detect and respond to a pre-determined temperature increase...
Plumbing fixture with heating elements
A plumbing component includes a valve provided within a portion of the plumbing component and configured to control the flow of water through the plumbing...
Method and apparatus for controlling dust emissions with temperature
A working machine for use in milling the surface of a road includes a drive engine that produces engine exhaust gases. The working machine also includes a...
Wafer carrier with temperature distribution control
Wafer carrier arranged to hold a plurality wafers and to inject a fill gas into gaps between the wafers and the wafer carrier for enhanced heat transfer and to...
Film-forming apparatus and film-forming method
A film-forming apparatus and method comprising a film-forming chamber for supplying a reaction gas into, a cylindrical shaped liner provided between an inner...
Hybrid solid supports useful for oligonucleotide production
A method for preparing a crosslinked polymer coated controlled porosity glass (CPG) particle is provided. The method involves mixing CPG particles in a solution...
Temperature controlled pallet shipper
A thermally insulated pallet shipper is provided for use in any industry where temperature sensitive products are shipped, including the pharmaceutical,...
Nitrogen enriched air supply system and aircraft
The present invention intends to extend the operating life of an air separation module (ASM) in a nitrogen enriched air (NEA) supply system by controlling the...
Motive battery thermal initialization algorithm
A system includes a battery control module that determines at least one temperature associated with a battery pack of an electric vehicle. An electric vehicle...
Process for treating hydrocarbon streams
A process is disclosed for treating a hydrocarbon stream including flowing the hydrocarbon stream through a hydrocarbon treating vessel, heating a portion of...
Polymorphous forms of rifaximin, processes for their production and use
thereof in the medicinal preparations
Crystalline polymorphous forms of the rifaximin (INN) antibiotic named rifaximin .delta. and rifaximin .epsilon. useful in the production of medicinal...
Orthosis for range of motion, muscular and neurologic rehabilitation of
the lower extremities
A non-invasive apparatus for rehabilitating a joint, limb, and muscles of a patient recovering from surgery on the joint, includes a continuous passive motion...
Vaginal remodeling device and methods
This invention relates generally to apparatus and methods for tightening tissue of the female genitalia by heating targeted connective tissue with radiant...
Egg cooking apparatus
Egg cooking apparatus comprises a cradle (13, 14) for the egg including resistance means (22), and control circuitry for heating the resistance means. The...
Protein stabilized antimicrobial composition formed by melt processing
A method for forming an antimicrobial composition that includes mixing an antimicrobially active botanical oil (e.g., thymol, carvacrol, etc.) and protein...
System and method for occupancy sensing with enhanced functionality
A system and method are disclosed for providing fail-safe operation of a lighting system. A lighting level detector is used to obtain a baseline lighting level...
Illumination system, illumination method and lighting controller
The invention relates to an illumination system comprising a luminaire which is configured to provide light according to a plurality of preset combinations of...
Method and apparatus for providing a passive color control scheme using
blue and red emitters
A lighting device capable of generating warm or neutral white light using blue light-emitting diodes ("LEDs"), red LEDs, and/or luminescent material that...
Heat treatment apparatus that performs defect repair annealing
Provided is a heat treatment apparatus that even when annealing SiC at high temperature, can exhibit a low heat capacity and perform uniform heating. The heat...
Envelope tracking system with internal power amplifier characterization
An RF PA system that generates its own local characterization information. The RF PA system includes a PA to generate a RF output signal from a RF input signal,...
Thermal balance conversion circuit
A thermal balance conversion circuit includes a voltage conversion circuit, a temperature detection circuit, a PWM controller, and a signal integration...
Intelligent pulse temperature control charger
A battery charger employs a temperature sensor and single chip microcomputer (SCM) programs for controlling and performs charging with a pulse current. The...
Temperature protection device of electronic device
A temperature protection device of an electronic device according to the present technology is inserted and connected in a current-carrying circuit between a...
Method and device for preparing platinum catalyst
A method and device for preparing platinum catalyst are disclosed. The method comprises providing a carbon-based material; immersing the carbon-based material...
Method and device for control of avalanche photo-diode characteristics for
high speed and high gain applications
A device that may include A DC power supply coupled to a fixed current source; an avalanche photo-diode (APD); a DC voltage regulator that comprises a...
High productivity combinatorial processing using pressure-controlled
Apparatus for high productivity combinatorial (HPC) processing of semiconductor substrates and HPC methods are described. An apparatus includes a showerhead and...
System and method for treatment of biofilms
A plasma system is disclosed. The system includes a plasma device including an inner electrode and an outer electrode coaxially disposed around the inner...
Image forming apparatus and method of controlling the same
A image forming apparatus acquires an amount of a printing material for image data of each page included in the print job formed from a plurality of pages; and...
Techniques and system for managing platform temperature
In one embodiment an apparatus includes a temperature sensor to perform a multiplicity of junction temperature measurements for a component in a platform, a...
Reactor with accurate temperature control
Disclosed herein is a reactor including, a plurality of reaction regions, and a plurality of heaters, each arranged in each of the reaction regions, wherein the...
Water heater with integral thermal mixing valve assembly and method
A water heater and thermal mixing valve assembly and method for providing a reduced discharge water temperature and a hot water temperature from the same tank....
Image forming apparatus with light amount control
A droop characteristic or an inverse droop characteristic may fail to be sufficiently corrected depending on the temperature of a semiconductor laser. An image...
Microfluidic devices with integrated resistive heater electrodes including
systems and methods for controlling...
The invention relates to methods and devices for control of an integrated thin-film device with a plurality of microfluidic channels. In one embodiment, a...
Display device with temperature sensor
A display device includes a temperature sensor which is arranged in the inside of a housing, and a control unit which calculates a temperature of a display...
Thermometer using differential temperature measurements
The thermometer using differential temperature measurements utilizes a pair of adjacent temperature sensors in order to measure the temperature of a common...