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Systems and methods for determining turbomachine engine safe start
clearances following a shutdown of the...
System and methods for predicting a turbomachine engine safe start clearance following a shutdown of the turbomachine engine is provided. The system includes a...
Modular, roll-down airflow control apparatus
A flexible yet durable roll-down curtain is normally stored in a rolled condition, and is unrolled during use. The curtain includes plural, vertically spaced...
Method for collecting biological material and device for collecting
Provided is a device for collecting biological material from a microbe, the device including: a collection container that is used to collect a microbe from a...
Controlled germination apparatus
Embodiments herein disclosed relate to a computer-controlled germination system built around a rotating vessel within which a germinating process takes place....
Method and apparatus for producing H.sub.2-rich synthesis gas
A method for producing 3/4-rich synthesis gas comprises the following steps: decomposing a hydrocarbon-containing fluid into an H.sub.2/C-aerosol in a first...
Airplane fire detection system
A fire detection system includes a heat detector controller and a multiplicity of heat detectors. The heat detectors are positioned at predetermined locations...
Electric vehicle opportunistic charging systems and methods
A vehicle includes an electric machine arranged to exchange power with a traction battery. The vehicle also includes a thermal conditioning system for...
A battery system includes: a power detector that detects output power from an external power source; a charging mechanism that charges a main battery by...
Fuel cell vehicle air-conditioning apparatus and control method thereof
A fuel cell vehicle air-conditioning apparatus includes: a cooling system that adjusts a temperature of a fuel cell; a waste heat collection unit that collects...
Method and apparatus for use in temperature controlled processing of
Embodiments of the invention comprise microfluidic devices, instrumentation interfacing with those devices, processes for fabricating that device, and methods...
A reactor assembly is provided. The reactor assembly includes a substrate and a first catalytic layer provided on the substrate. The first catalytic layer...
CO.sub.2 recovery unit and CO.sub.2 recovery method
A CO.sub.2 recovery unit includes a CO.sub.2-absorber that causes a gas containing CO.sub.2 to contact a CO.sub.2-absorbing solution and that causes the...
Surgical instrument with fiber bragg grating
A surgical instrument includes an end effector including first and second jaw members movable relative to one another between a first, spaced-apart position and...
Ultrasonic surgical system having a fluid cooled blade and related cooling
The present disclosure is directed to a fluid cooled ultrasonic surgical instrument and related systems and methods of use therefor. In some embodiments, the...
Nasal rinse system
A method of controllably heating nasal rinsing solution inside a neti pot is provided. The method comprises the following steps: providing a nasal rinse system...
Quad apparatus, method and system
Disclosed herein are an apparatus, method and system for drying and/or curing perishable items that degrade in the presence of oxygen and/or humidity. The...
Active control for two-phase cooling
A cooling system includes a device to be cooled and a cooling device integrated with the device to be cooled. A cooling volume has cavities and active coolant...
Temperature control apparatus including groove-routed optical fiber
heating, substrate temperature control...
Substrate temperature control apparatus including groove-routed optical fibers. Substrate temperature control apparatus includes upper and lower members...
Motor control apparatus
A motor control apparatus that estimates a temperature of a temperature estimation target element at a time of energizing the motor and drives a motor by...
Electric motor drive device and control method therefor
The present invention relates to an electric motor drive device where a first inverter and a second inverter both supply power to one electric motor and to a...
A primary strut, which extends integrally from a heat sink main body, supports a circuit board at a location between a connector terminal and one of a switching...
Open-loop laser power-regulation
Apparatus and associated methods relate to an open-loop control circuit (OLCC) configured to determine a lasing element drive current as a function of a...
Elastic device for the temperature control of battery cells
A device for the temperature control of battery cells in a battery, particularly a battery configured as an energy source for the drive of hybrid, plug-in...
White light emitting structures with controllable emission color
Disclosed herein are multi-layered optically active regions for semiconductor light-emitting devices (LEDs) that incorporate intermediate carrier blocking...
Locally heated multi-zone substrate support
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide an electrostatic chuck (ESC) having azimuthal temperature control. In one embodiment, the electrostatic chuck...
Temperature control system, semiconductor manufacturing device, and
temperature control method
A temperature control system includes a first temperature adjustment unit storing fluid at a first temperature; a second temperature adjustment unit storing...
Isotropic silicon and silicon-germanium etching with tunable selectivity
Isotropic silicon and silicon-germanium etching with tunable selectivity is described. The method includes receiving a substrate having a layer of silicon and a...
Microscopy support structures
Electron microscope support structures and methods of making and using same. The support structures are generally constructed using semiconductor materials and...
Temperature sensor validation
Systems and methods are disclosed that include providing a heating, ventilation, and/or air conditioning (HVAC) system with a temperature sensor validation...
Temperature characteristic correction device, temperature characteristic
correction formula determination...
A temperature characteristic correction device corrects a temperature characteristic of an electronic device. The temperature characteristic correction device...
Device and method for controlled fragmentation by means of
temperature-activatable notch charges
A device for the controlled breakdown of the shell of a warhead, wherein, by exploiting the hollow charge effect, the shell is substantially weakened and/or...
Method for operating a heat exchanger using temperature measurements to
determine saturation level
A method for operating a heat exchanger, through which a heat transfer medium flows on a primary side, entering the heat exchanger with a first temperature and...
Refrigerator and method for controlling the same
A method for controlling a refrigerator may comprise controlling at least one of a temperature and humidity of at least one storage area of the refrigerator...
Cryogenic system with rapid thermal cycling
A fluid control assembly is connected between a cold gas container intended to be operated at deep cryogenic temperatures (e.g., 4K) and a gas reservoir for...
Air conditioner and method of controlling an air conditioner
An air conditioner and a method of controlling an air conditioner are provided. The method of controlling an air conditioner may include determining whether a...
Internal tank heating coil
A system includes a tank containing a fluid to be heated; a U-shaped pipe disposed proximate a bottom of the tank, a majority of the extent of the U-shaped pipe...
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...
HVAC system with predictive free cooling control based on the cost of
transitioning into a free cooling state
A heating, ventilation, or air conditioning (HVAC) system for a building includes, a chiller, a heat exchanger separate from the chiller, and a controller. The...
Solar hot water and recovery system
A system of capturing waste heat includes a heat recovery unit (20) having a heat exchanger (35) arranged to transfer heat between a fluid circulating in a...
Hydraulic assembly for a mining system
A hydraulic assembly for a mining system is disclosed. The hydraulic assembly may have at least one control valve for controlling a supply of hydraulic fluid to...
Transmission hydraulic control system including thermal valve
A hydraulic control system provides lubrication fluid to a gearbox via two flow paths in parallel. One of the flow paths includes a passive thermal valve in...
Method for controlling the power of a pump device and pump device
A method for controlling the power limit of a pump device includes controlling the power limit of the pump device on the basis of a pump media temperature...
Passive thermal management systems employing shape memory alloys
A thermal management system includes a first substrate having a first conductive inner surface. A second substrate has a second conductive inner surface. A...
Control device for internal combustion engine
A control device for an internal combustion engine comprises an air-fuel ratio control part configured to control the air-fuel ratio of the exhaust gas and a...
Downhole paraffin melting tool
A downhole paraffin melting tool is provided, comprising a heating element housing having a cutting head and a heating element disposed within the heating...
Silicon wafers by epitaxial deposition
A system for depositing thin single crystal silicon wafers by epitaxial deposition in a silicon precursor depletion mode with cross-flow deposition may include:...
Method of manufacturing semiconductor device with glass pieces
A source material, which is based on a glass, is arranged on a working surface of a mold substrate. The mold substrate is made of a single-crystalline material....
Vehicle lamp and vehicle lamp system
A vehicle lamp system includes a first lamp unit configured to irradiate light having a first correlated color temperature, a second lamp unit configured to...
Power supply device for electric vehicle
An ECU of an electric vehicle supplies a target rotation speed RT having a value corresponding to the temperature TB of a main battery to a cooler, controls a...
Electric vehicle supply equipment with temperature controlled current
In electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE), interruption of charging due to overheating is prevented by adjusting the pulse duty cycle on the control pilot...