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Methods and apparatus for rapidly responsive heat control in plasma
Methods and apparatus for regulating the temperature of a component in a plasma-enhanced process chamber are provided herein. In some embodiments, an apparatus...
Solid state imaging device
According to one embodiment, a solid state imaging device includes an image CDS processing unit that outputs a pixel signal based on a difference between a...
Crystal controlled oscillator and oscillating device
A crystal controlled oscillator of the present disclosure includes: an oscillator circuit for oscillator output, a first oscillator circuit, a second oscillator...
Temperature controlled acoustic resonator
An acoustic resonator device includes an annular acoustic resonator, a heater coil and a heat sensor. The annular acoustic resonator is positioned over a trench...
System and method of battery temperature control
A temperature control system for a battery in an energy storage system is disclosed. In one aspect, the temperature control system includes a circuit configured...
Laser apparatus, light therapy apparatus, exposure apparatus, device
manufacturing method, and object...
A fundamental wavelength light generating unit generates light of a fundamental wavelength in accordance with an output wavelength instruction signal. An...
Battery pack and method of controlling charge-and-discharge of battery
pack by its thermoelectric property
A battery pack and a method for controlling charge-and-discharge of the battery pack by its thermoelectric property are provided, in which the battery pack has...
System and methods of using a sodium metal halide cell
An energy storage system can comprise: an energy storage device and a temperature management device and controller configured for establishing an intra-cell...
Fuel cell system and method of controlling rotation speed of compressor
Even when the atmospheric pressure is lowered, a sufficient amount of oxidant gas is supplied to a fuel cell without causing any failure in a compressor. A...
Substrate stage, substrate processing apparatus and substrate processing
A substrate stage for mounting a substrate thereon includes a peripheral stage member on which a peripheral substrate portion of the substrate may be mounted,...
Metal wiring and method of manufacturing the same, and metal wiring
substrate and method of manufacturing the same
A metal wiring suitable for a substrate of large size is provided. The present invention is characterized in that at least one layer of conductive film is...
Programmable active thermal control
Test equipment provides interrupt capability to automatic testing as a means of actively controlling temperature of the device under test. A processor coupled...
Programmable controllers and schedule timers
The present invention relates to a user interface system and method for programming a schedule of a programmable device. The system comprises processor means...
Automatic and dynamic sensitivity control of projected capacitive touch
sensitive detection systems
Systems and methods of controlling the touch sensitivity of a projected capacitive touch detection system are provided. The temperature that is at least...
Mobile soft duct system
A Mobile Soft Duct System includes a soft duct that can be extended and retracted along a track to deliver an air supply to various locations. A vent attached...
Environmental controls for mobile electronic devices
A mobile computing device is described. The mobile computing device includes an enclosure. A humidity sensor senses humidity inside the enclosure and generates...
Water heater demand side management system
A system for shifting energy demand from on-peak time windows to off-peak time windows by using hot water heater load shifting, while providing the end user...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device includes a fixing member, a pressing member, a heating unit, multiple sub-heaters disposed in the heating unit, a temperature sensor to detect a...
Apparatus to control device temperature utilizing multiple thermal paths
Apparatus to control device temperature includes a thermal head fluid path in thermal contact with the device, a pump assembly, a temperature sensor in...
Method to control electronic expansion valve
A vapor compression refrigeration cycle system includes a compressor and an electronic expansion valve connected between first and second refrigerant ports of a...
Method of operating an evaporator assembly with a fan controller
A method of operating an evaporator assembly in which a refrigerant is circulatable to transfer heat out of air in a housing. The evaporator assembly includes a...
Water heater having a waterway changeover control apparatus and method for
operating the same
A water heating system and method of operating the same. The system includes a first water heater having a first heating source of a first type. The system...
Gas regulator fitting
A gas regulator fitting is to be devised that prevents distortions of the temperature value to be regulated caused by ambient temperature fluctuations....
Method for reducing volatile organic compounds from gases with
A method to minimize the formation of volatile organic compounds by using an emission control flare stack in line with a gas coming from a source; mixing...
A flexible pipe of multilayer structure which comprises the following layers, from the inside to the outside: an interior lining; an inner reinforcement layer;...
Backup lubrication system for a rotor bearing
A pressurized backup lubricant reservoir (36) with a lubricant line (31) to a rotor bearing (21). A control valve (43) on the backup lubricant line is normally...
Method and system for power generation
A method of power generation, including: igniting a biomass boiler; starting a solar concentrating collector; measuring water temperature t3 at water outlet...
Wind turbine and method for heating a component in a wind turbine
A wind turbine has a nacelle wherein a component is equipped with a first temperature sensor for detecting a temperature of the component, a second temperature...
Ignition apparatus, internal-combustion engine, ignition plug, plasma
equipment, exhaust gas degradation...
An ignition apparatus comprising a microwave device emitting microwave into a combustion/reaction field to increase temperature of a mixture, and create a...
Engine control apparatus for a vehicle and vehicle incorporating same
An engine control apparatus includes a control unit configured to perform a feedback control based on a second amount of intake air until a engine speed reaches...
Device for detecting particulate matter in exhaust gas
Disclosed is an abnormality determination device capable of checking for abnormal particulate matter detection by a particulate matter detection sensor. The...
Multi-leg exhaust aftertreatment system and method
An exhaust aftertreatment system for treating exhaust flow from an internal combustion engine, and associated method, allows for independent control of exhaust...
System for controlling temperature of subsea equipment
An underwater assembly includes a flow control device and an actuator coupled to the flow control device, where the actuator is configured to actuate the flow...
Home appliance including steam generator and controlling method of the
Embodiments may relate to a home appliance, more specifically, to a washing apparatus having a steam generator and a controlling method of the same and...
Manufacturing apparatus and method for semiconductor device
There is provided an apparatus for manufacturing a semiconductor device including a chamber in which a wafer is loaded; a gas supply mechanism for supplying...
Plasma processing apparatus and sample stage
A plasma processing apparatus includes a metallic basic material arranged in a sample stage, a dielectric film of dielectric material disposed on an upper...
Wear resistant vapor deposited coating, method of coating deposition and
A low friction top coat over a multilayer metal/ceramic bondcoat provides a conductive substrate, such as a rotary tool, with wear resistance and corrosion...
Low sulfur nickel-base single crystal superalloy with PPM additions of
lanthanum and yttrium
A single crystal casting having substantially improved high-temperature oxidation resistance, hot corrosion (sulfidation) resistance, and resistance to creep...
System and method for processing an input fuel gas and steam to produce
carbon dioxide and an output fuel gas
A method and system for processing an input fuel gas and steam to produce separate CO.sub.2 and output fuel gas streams. The method comprises the steps of using...
Controlled rheology formulations containing high melt strength
polypropylene for extrusion coating
A process of extruding a blend of an irradiated first propylene polymer and a non-irradiated second propylene polymer, where the first propylene polymer...
Process for producing ethanol by hydrogenation with carbon monoxide
A process for produce ethanol by hydrogenation acetic acid and/or esters thereof is disclosed. The process involves reacting hydrogen feed stream with an acetic...
Heated inflation system
A heated inflation system for an inflatable device on an aircraft is provided. The heated inflation system includes an inflation cylinder configured to hold a...
Methods, apparatus, and systems for controlling an initial line width of
radiation curable gel ink
A radiation curable ink initial line width control system includes a print head that deposits radiation curable ink to form as-deposited ink lines on a...
Polishing apparatus having substrate holding apparatus
A polishing is used for polishing a substrate such as a semiconductor wafer to a flat mirror finish. The polishing apparatus includes a polishing table having a...
Flow cell with a temperature-control chamber
A flow cell with a temperature-control chamber for holding a fluid, the temperature of which is to be controlled, whose boundary wall is formed at least...
An object of the present invention is to provide a golf ball with an improved controllability by enhancing a dry spin rate and wet spin rate in a so-called...
Method and apparatus for treating waste involving control of energy input
to assure sterilization
The present invention is a method and apparatus for controlling the processing solid waste material in a vessel during a processing cycle, including: (1)...
System and method for cooling of a heated surgical instrument and/or
surgical site and treating tissue
A cooling system for a surgical handpiece may provide fluid flow to the surgical tip and to the internal electronic components to prevent temperatures that may...
Method and apparatus for heating up integrated circuits
Aspects of the disclosure provide an integrated circuit (IC) chip that includes a heating element and a heating control circuit. The heating element is...
Imaging apparatus and method of calculating color temperature
A control unit calculates the color temperature using at least a first visible light signal and a near-infrared signal when the amount of the near-infrared...