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Electricity: measuring and testingBelow are recently published patent applications awaiting approval from the USPTO. Recent week's RSS XML file available below.
Listing for abstract view: USPTO application #, Title, Abstract excerpt,Patent Agent. Listing format for list view: USPTO National Class full category number, title of the patent application. 02/27/2014 > 40 patent applications in 32 patent subcategories.
20140055122 - Methods and systems for monitoring lift usage: Methods and systems for lift monitoring are described. In one embodiment, a first operation signal may be received from a first relay coupled to an electro-mechanical patient lift when the electro-mechanical patient lift is being operated in a first position. A second operation signal may be received from a second... Agent: Westrock Solutions, LLC
20140055123 - Motor power simulating apparatus for fuel cell power module evaluation: Disclosed is a motor power simulating apparatus for fuel cell power module evaluation that accurately reflects real world characteristics of a fuel cell vehicle. More particularly, the power simulating apparatus disclosed herein includes a fuel cell power module, a ripple current generator, and an electronic load device, the ripple current... Agent: Hyundai Motor Company
20140055124 - Peak detector and auto gain controller using the same: Disclosed herein is a peak detector including: a operation time point providing unit outputting a certain time point before the maximum value in an interval in which a driving displacement increases as an operation time point, when a raising edge of an operation interval signal is detected; and a holding... Agent: Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.
20140055125 - Power monitoring device: Power monitoring devices, a converter therefor that may be installed in the field, and a kit comprising such a power monitoring device and a converter are disclosed herein. The power monitoring devices may include a housing enclosing circuitry having one or more processors to monitor parameters of a power system... Agent: Kele, Inc.
20140055127 - Identifying a position of transmission/reception coils of a magnetic resonance imaging scanner with labels read in motion: A method and a device for identifying a position of a local coil of a magnetic resonance imaging scanner relative to a position of a patient couch are provided. The device includes at least one reading unit that is configured to determine a position of at least one label at... Agent:
20140055128 - Steering position sensor and method for using the same: A rotation sensor assembly includes a rotated component rotatably coupled with a base. The rotation sensor assembly includes a transmitter and a receiver. The transmitter is coupled with the base or the rotated component. The transmitter generates a magnetic field including a sinusoidally time-varying dipole near-field corresponding to an excitation... Agent: Raven Industries, Inc.
20140055129 - Resolver interface: A resolver interface includes an excitation coil, a first secondary coil, a second secondary coil, a sampling circuit, and a controller. The excitation coil receives an excitation signal that generates first and second signals in the first secondary coil and the second secondary coil, respectively. The sampling circuit includes a... Agent: Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation
20140055126 - Systems and methods for rotor angle measurement in an electrical generator: Disclosed herein are systems and methods for rotor angle measurement in an electrical generator. According to one embodiment, an intelligent electronic device may comprise control logic configured to generate a reference signal and to generate a rotational position signal based upon an indicator of a rotational position of a rotor... Agent:
20140055130 - Nondestructive inspection device using alternating magnetic field, and nondestructive inspection method: [Problem] In conventional non-destructive inspection devices using magnetism, the subject of inspection was limited to the surface layer of the test object as a result of the skin effect, and it was not possible to perform flaw detection inspection at the interior or reverse surface of thick-structured test objects. [Solution]... Agent: Dainichi Machine And Engineering Co., Ltd.
20140055131 - Magnetic field sensor: Embodiments of the present invention provide a magnetic field sensor having a first current path, a second current path, a signal generator and an evaluator. The first current path has a first coil area, and the second current path has a second coil area, wherein the first coil area has... Agent:
20140055132 - Identifying the static position of transmission/reception coils of a magnetic resonance imaging scanner with the aid of electronically readable labels: A device for identifying a position of a local coil of a magnetic resonance imaging scanner relative to a position of a patient couch includes at least one label configured to transmit a signal with at least one identity number wirelessly, and at least one reading unit with a reading-unit... Agent:
20140055134 - Magnetic resonance examination of porous samples: A method of analysing properties of a porous sample, typically a cylinder of porous rock, comprises centrifuging the sample while it contains at least one liquid, determining the distribution of at least one liquid in the sample by magnetic resonance imaging of the sample, and also determining the distribution of... Agent: Schlumberger Technology Corporation
20140055133 - Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and control method for the same: A magnetic resonance imaging system adaptively and dynamically adjusts color and brightness of illuminators mounted on the inside of a bore in response to a scan sequence used for magnetic resonance imaging or the state of a patient in order to relieve discomfort during magnetic resonance imaging. An illuminator control... Agent: Samsung Electonics Co., Ltd.
20140055137 - Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and echo signal measurement method: In order to improve contrast in non-orthogonal measurement without sacrificing speed, in imaging which combines a fast imaging sequence for acquiring a plurality of echo signals in one shot with non-orthogonal system measurement, the shape of a blade in which an echo train of each shot is arranged is a... Agent: Hitachi Medical Corporation
20140055135 - Motion tracking based on fast image acquisition: A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system including a memory for storing machine executable instructions and a processor for controlling the magnetic resonance imaging system. The MRI system for performing a plurality of MRI scans for acquiring magnetic resonance data from a target volume of a patient in accordance with respective... Agent: Koninklijke Philips N. V.
20140055136 - Multichannel rf volume resonator for mri: Abstract: An RF volume resonator system is disclosed comprising a multi-port RF volume resonator (40, 50; 60), like e.g. a TEM volume coil or TEM resonator, or a birdcage coil, all of those especially in the form of a local coil like a head coil, or a whole body coil,... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20140055140 - Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus: A magnetic resonance imaging apparatus includes an imaging unit configured to carry out magnetic resonance imaging of a patient using a transmitting QD coil that allows at least one of phase and amplitude of a radio-frequency transmit pulse on at least one input channel of the transmitting QD coil to... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20140055138 - Nmr detection module: An NMR (nuclear magnetic resonance) detection module (such as an NMR probe) mounted in a vacuum vessel permits a transmit/receive coil to be cooled efficiently and to be placed closer to a sample container. The NMR detection module includes a core module (detection module) (54) consisting of a refrigerant block... Agent: Kyoto University
20140055139 - Nmr detection probe: A cooled NMR detection probe including a detection coil and an internal structure (65) mounted in a vacuum vessel (58) includes a radiation shield assembly (68), a connecting member (74), and a heat exchanger (80). The internal structure (65) is secured to the vacuum vessel (58) by a holding member... Agent: Kyoto University
20140055141 - Apparatus and method for sensing a pipe coupler within an oil well structure: A system for sensing a pipe joint within a well structure bore comprises a body connectable in line with the well structure. The body has a central bore therethrough and includes a plurality of blind bores extending radially inwards from the outer surface. The system further includes at least one... Agent:
20140055142 - Method and apparatus for the measurement of a resistance of a switching contact of an electrical circuit breaker: An apparatus and method for the measurement of a resistance of a switching contact of an electrical circuit breaker. A first resistance value across the circuit breaker is determined while the circuit breaker is grounded at both sides and the switching contact is closed. Further, a second resistance value across... Agent: Omicron Electronics Gmbh
20140055143 - Battery testing system with energy circulation: A battery testing system with energy circulation includes a battery module to be tested, an electric power storage module, a bi-directional conversion module and a control module, and the control module controls the bi-directional conversion module to discharge the electric power storage module and charge the battery module to be... Agent: Chung-shan Institute Of Science And Technology
20140055144 - Determination system and determination method for determining whether metal lithium is preciptated in a lithium ion secondary battery, and vehicle equipped with the determination system: A determination system for determining whether metal lithium is precipitated in a lithium ion secondary battery includes: a discharging unit that causes the lithium ion secondary battery to perform constant current discharge until a voltage of the lithium ion secondary battery becomes a voltage corresponding to a predetermined low state... Agent: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
20140055145 - Ion sensor: The disclosure describes techniques for determining an ion concentration in a sample. According to these techniques of this disclosure, an ion concentration of a sample is determined based on detecting at least one change in an electrical characteristic of a semiconductor device due to a gate insulation layer of the... Agent:
20140055146 - Sensor arrangement and method: A sensor arrangement has a current regulator, a reference resistance a feed current scaler and a sensor element having an internal resistance, the internal resistance of the sensor element and the reference resistance having a predetermined ratio. The current regulator is implemented to provide a reference current by the reference... Agent:
20140055147 - Testing systems with automated loading equipment and positioners: A test system may be provided in which devices under test are tested using radio-frequency test stations. A test station may include a test host, a test unit coupled to the test host, and a shielded enclosure. The shielded enclosure may contain a test antenna coupled to the test unit... Agent:
20140055148 - Identifying transmission/reception coils of a magnetic resonance imaging scanner with the aid of electronically readable labels: A device for identifying a local coil property of a local coil for a magnetic resonance imaging scanner includes at least one label configured to transmit at least one identity number wirelessly. The device also includes at least one reading unit with a reading-unit antenna. The reading unit is configured... Agent:
20140055150 - Polynucleotide base sequence determination method and polynucleotide base sequence determination device: A maximum current value and pulse continuation duration are measured for each of plural pulses of tunnel current arising as a polynucleotide passes through between an electrode pair, and the polynucleotide base sequence is determined based on the maximum current value and the pulse continuation duration.... Agent: Osaka University
20140055149 - Tester for measuring insulating properties of cross-linked polyethylene: A tester for measuring insulating properties of cross-linked polyethylene, the tester including: a housing including a control panel; a high voltage chamber including an insulating cover, a fixed frame, an insulating oil cup, a high voltage electrode, a ground electrode, and a temperature control device; and a test circuit including... Agent: Tianjin Electric Power Corporation
20140055151 - Self-powered current sensor with a linear adjustment: A self-powered current sensor is described. The self-powered current sensor including an electrical signal input configured to receive a current signal. Further, the self-powered current sensor includes a power circuit configured to generate a power voltage from an electrical signal. The self-powered current sensor also includes a variable resistor configured... Agent: Neilsen-kuljian, Inc.
20140055152 - Circular transmission line methods compatible with combinatorial processing of semiconductors: Methods and structures are described for determining contact resistivities and Schottky barrier heights for conductors deposited on semiconductor wafers that can be combined with combinatorial processing, allowing thereby numerous processing conditions and materials to be tested concurrently. Methods for using multi-ring as well as single-ring CTLM structures to cancel parasitic... Agent: Intermolecular, Inc.
20140055154 - Systems and methods for conforming test tooling to integrated circuit device profiles with ejection mechanisms: A test pusher assembly, useful in association with a thermal control unit used to maintain a set point temperature on an integrated circuit device under test, is provided with ejection mechanisms configured to facilitate the disengagement of the DUT at the end of the test. One example of the ejection... Agent: Essai, Inc.
20140055153 - Slip ring and slip ring electrical system: A slip ring includes an exterior, a plurality of brushes, a plurality of rings, a brush fixing member that causes the plurality of brushes to contact the plurality of rings and supports the plurality of brushes, and a rotating shaft inserted into the plurality of rings and supports the plurality... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20140055155 - Method and apparatus for rfid tag testing: A semiconductor wafer includes a plurality of dies and at least one test probe. Each of the plurality of dies includes a radio frequency identification (RFID) tag circuit. The at least one test probe includes a plurality of probe pads. The plurality of probe pads is configured to transmit power... Agent: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.
20140055156 - Using fluid to position a device in a socket for testing: Provided are a method and system for using fluid to position a device in a socket for testing. The device is positioned within a socket and a body is coupled to the socket. Fluid is delivered to a chamber defined in part by the body, a first surface of the... Agent:
20140055158 - Integrated circuit die having input and output circuit pads, test circuitry, and multiplex circuitry: Test circuits located on semiconductor die enable a tester to test a plurality of die/ICs in parallel by inputting both stimulus and response patterns to the plurality of die/ICs. The response patterns from the tester are input to the test circuits along with the output response of the die/IC to... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated
20140055157 - Probe card and method for manufacturing probe card: A probe card for conducting an electrical test on a test subject includes a substrate body including a first surface, which faces toward the test subject, and a second surface, which is opposite to the first surface. A through electrode extends through the substrate body between the first surface and... Agent: Shinko Electric Industries Co., Ltd.
20140055159 - Interposer with edge probe points: An interposer is shown with contact points on a lateral edge. When assembled between a board under test and an integrated circuit, traces of the interposer carry signals between the board under test and the integrated circuit and also between signal lines of the integrated circuit and the lateral edge... Agent: Nexus Technology
20140055160 - Apparatus and method for inspection of marking: An apparatus and method for inspecting whether marking of a target chip in a wafer has been performed normally are provided. The apparatus includes a voltage application detector which detects application of a voltage to an external circuit, an image pickup unit which captures an image, and a controller which... Agent: Korea Hugle Electronics Inc.
20140055161 - Method for detecting crosstalk of liquid crystal display panel: An embodiment of the present invention discloses a method for detecting crosstalk of a liquid crystal display panel, involving detection on a liquid crystal display panel for defect of special crosstalk of the liquid crystal display panel. The method comprises: inputting signals into the liquid crystal display panel to be... Agent:02/20/2014 > 39 patent applications in 36 patent subcategories.
20140049247 - Leak detection and location system, method, and software product: Systems, a software product, and a method for leak detection and location where there are multiple distinct layers of waterproofing or roofing membranes separated by insulation or other building materials to create a sealed roofing envelope and in which the system monitors leakage from the primary and secondary membranes and... Agent:
20140049248 - Spark detection device capable of detecting characteristics of a spark signal: A spark detection device includes a sensing element and a comparing element. The sensing element is for sensing a spark signal to generate a sensing signal. A first end of the comparing element is coupled to the sensing element, and a second end of the comparing element is for receiving... Agent:
20140049249 - Ac or dc power transmission system and a method of measuring a voltage: The present invention relates to an AC or DC power transmission system. The system comprises a first electrical conductor, a second electrical conductor and an insulating space there between. The system further comprises an electric field measurement device comprising the following components being mounted in optical continuation: a first optical... Agent: Powersense A/s
20140049250 - On the enhancements of planar based rf sensor technology: A radio frequency sensor system includes a printed circuit board (PCB). The PCB includes a first exterior layer, a second exterior layer, a first interior layer, a second interior layer, and an inner perimeter that defines an aperture through the PCB. The PCB also includes a first loop. The first... Agent: Mks Instruments, Inc.
20140049251 - Sensors: Embodiments of the present invention provide an electromagnetic sensor (400) for detecting a microstructure of a metal target, comprising: a magnetic device (410, 420) for providing an excitation magnetic field; a magnetometer (430) for detecting a resultant magnetic field induced in a metal target; and a calibration circuit (450, 551,... Agent:
20140049252 - Scale measuring device, method for generating position information, and device with multi-axis stage: A scale device includes a scale main body having at least two incremental tracks, at least two or more incremental signal detection heads for detecting incremental signals from the incremental tracks, and an operation processing unit that generates, based upon detection outputs by the two or more incremental signal detection... Agent: Mori Seiki Co., Ltd.
20140049254 - Non-destructive testing device: The device has a processor (20) that applies a magnetic field to a measurement subject (2) and after the magnetic field is discontinued, uses an induced electromotive force detector (17) to measure the magnetic fluxes emitted from multiple locations, calculates time constants of transient change of the plurality of magnetic... Agent: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
20140049253 - Power measuring apparatus: The present invention provides various thin-film sensor type power measuring apparatuses which can be constructed in a simplified and compact structure so as to measure the power of high-frequency circuits or batteries. This power measuring apparatus includes: a magnetic film disposed in parallel to a primary conductor through which a... Agent:
20140049255 - Coreless current sensor structure, coreless current sensor, and current detection method: In coreless current sensors of a coreless current sensor structure, and in a current detection method employed in the coreless current sensor structure, a coil-like portion that surrounds the outer circumference of a conductor, such as a shield plate, is formed of a connecting line connected to a terminal of... Agent: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
20140049256 - Resonant mems lorentz-force magnetometer using force-feedback and frequency-locked coil excitation: A method includes supplying a current to at least one conductive path integral with a MEMS device to thereby exert a Lorentz force on the MEMS device in the presence of a magnetic field. The method includes determining the magnetic field based on a control value in a control loop... Agent: Silicon Laboratories Inc.
20140049257 - Measurement of properties of fluids using mri: A method of determining rheological properties of a fluid. The method includes: providing an open-bore tube and defining within the bore a three dimensional grid (3DG) of voxels; defining at least an inlet cross section (ICS) and an outlet cross section (OCS); defining a volume of interest within the bore... Agent: Aspect Imaging Ltd.
20140049258 - Automated spectral fat saturation: A method includes recording a magnetic resonance (MR) spectrum with the aid of a high frequency (HF) coil and a magnetic resonance tomography (MRT) device. A static magnetic field results in a recording volume of the MRT device. The method also includes an automatic analysis of the MR spectrum by... Agent:
20140049259 - Resonant magnetic ring antenna: A resonant magnetic ring antenna which includes a dielectric substrate having opposing first and second sides, a first and second ring elements disposed upon the opposing first and second sides of the substrate in a corresponding location, the first and second ring elements each comprising a trace having a spiral... Agent: Lockheed Martin Corporation
20140049260 - Method of measuring thermal electric characteristics of semiconductor device: The present disclosure relates to a method for measuring thermal electric characteristics of a semiconductor device, including the steps of: providing at least one current to the LED device over a time interval; recording a voltage transient response of the LED device, wherein the voltage transient response has a plurality... Agent:
20140049261 - Pulsed missing ground detector circuit: In one implementation, a method is provided to detect a ground fault. This includes applying a pulsed test impedance and detecting a utility power voltage with and without the pulsed test impedance applied. It further includes detecting a test current through the pulsed test impedance to ground and determining whether... Agent: Aerovironment, Inc.
20140049262 - Apparatus and method for safe state retention: A transformer core apparatus includes a body of highly magnetically permeable material, a permanent magnet arranged in a safe state position for saturating the body with a permanent magnetic field, and means for removing the permanent magnetic field from the body.... Agent:
20140049263 - An arrangement to monitor dc circuit condition: An arrangement for monitoring a condition of a direct current voltage circuit including first and second supply poles for forming an operating voltage. A first fuse is connected to the first supply pole, and has a supply pole and an output pole. A second fuse is connected to the second... Agent: Abb Oy
20140049264 - Prognostics system and method for fault detection in electrical insulation: A diagnostic/prognostics system for failure detection in an electrical insulation system is provided. The system includes at least two current transformers designed to detect high frequency component signals from the insulation system. The system also includes a data acquisition module coupled to the at least two current transformers, wherein the... Agent:
20140049265 - Device under test tester using redriver: Disclosed is a device under test (DUT) tester using a redriver. The DUT tester more effectively tests the DUT, which is a predetermined semiconductor device, by applying an electrical signal to the DUT and measuring the electrical signal. The DUT tester includes a DUT test unit, a printed circuit board... Agent:
20140049266 - Signal processing for a capacitive sensor system with robustness to noise: A capacitive sensor includes a transmit electrode configured to provide an alternating electric field to a sensor; one or more receive electrodes for detecting variations in the alternating electric field; and an adaptive frequency adjustment unit configured to adjust an operating frequency of the alternating electric field responsive to detection... Agent: Microchip Technology Incorporated
20140049267 - Non-intrusive passive intermodulation testing: A passive intermodulation test device includes a first signal generator that generates a first signal and a second signal generator that generates a second signal. A combiner combines the first signal and the second signal to generate a combined signal. A duplexer receives a test signal based, at least in... Agent:
20140049268 - Method and apparatus for for monitoring physical properties: This invention relates to methods and apparatus for measuring physical properties using microwave cavity sensors. In operation, a number of microwave cavity sensors are interrogated by a remote wireless unit in order to determine the current resonant frequency for the sensor. The current values for various parameters measured by the... Agent: Smart Autonomous Solutions, Inc.
20140049270 - Method and device for analyzing positions: The method and device for analyzing position are disclosed. By analyzing sensing information with at least one zero-crossing, each position can be analyzed. The number of analyzed positions may be different from the number of zero-crossings. When the number of analyzed positions is different from the number of zero-crossing, the... Agent: Egalax_empia Technology Inc.
20140049269 - System for measuring electrical charge: A system for measuring electrical charge, comprising a capacitance detector (110) connected to a charge integrator (120) being an operational amplifier with a capacitance feedback (130), in which the input stage (121) of the charge integrator (120) comprises a pair of symmetrically connected JFET-type transistors (T1; T2), having gates connected... Agent: Uniwersytet Jagiellonski
20140049271 - Self-shielding co-planar touch sensor: In one embodiment, a touch sensor includes multiple first electrodes on a first surface. The first electrodes include a first shape. The touch sensor includes multiple second electrodes on a second surface. The second electrodes include a second shape. The touch sensor includes multiple third electrodes on the first surface... Agent:
20140049272 - Dual electrode occupant detection system and method: A dual-electrode occupant detection system configured to determine an occupant presence on a seat assembly. The system includes two electrodes that each generates an electric field in response to an applied excitation signal. The two electrode signals arising therefrom can be measured individually and/or combined to detect more reliably an... Agent: Delphi Technologies, Inc.
20140049273 - Capacitive sensor: A sensor includes a variable capacitor, a fixed capacitor, an inductor, a switch that electrically connects the variable capacitor with the inductor or the fixed capacitor with the inductor, an oscillator that generates a periodic signal, and a controller connected to the switch, the oscillator, and the inductor. The controller... Agent: Robert Bosch Gmbh
20140049274 - System for measuring material levels using capacitance and time domain reflectometry sensors: An apparatus and system for measuring levels of two or more materials maintained within a storage tank using a combination of both a capacitance sensor and a time domain reflectometry (“TDR”) waveguide sensor is disclosed. The apparatus includes a combined circuit for the capacitance sensor and TDR sensor that creates... Agent: Ametek, Inc.
20140049275 - Compensating circuit having programmable capacitance array for measuring ac voltage: A compensating circuit which has a programmable capacitance array for measuring AC voltage is disclosed in the present invention. The compensating circuit includes a pair of first leads for linking to an AC circuit; a variable capacitor, electrically linked to the first leads, for providing different capacitance value according to... Agent:
20140049276 - Capacitive sensing system: The invention relates to a lithography system. The lithography system has a projection lens system and a capacitive sensing system. The projection lens system is provided with a final projection lens. The capacitive sensing system is arranged for making a measurement related to a distance between the final projection lens... Agent: Mapper LithographyIPB.v.
20140049277 - Test apparatus and movable test chamber thereof: A test apparatus includes a plurality of rails, a plurality of test zones and a movable test chamber. The test zones are located between the rails. The movable test chamber includes a passageway, at least one heat source and at least one pair of rolling balls. The heat source is... Agent: Delta Electronics, Inc.
20140049278 - Test head for electrical testing of a test specimen: The present disclosure relates to a test head for electrical testing of a test specimen, in particular a wafer, having at least two guide plates, which are spaced apart by means of at least one spacer and have guide holes distributed over the surfaces thereof, in which test contact pins... Agent:
20140049279 - Test contactor for electrical testing of electronic components: A testing apparatus for electronic components comprises a mounting block and a plurality of contact strips arranged on the mounting block. The contact strips are configured such that electrical leads of an electronic component are operative to press against and bend the contact strips in a biasing direction to ensure... Agent:
20140049280 - Multi-chip semiconductor apparatus: A multi-chip semiconductor apparatus includes a plurality of semiconductor chips stacked and packaged therein, wherein each of the semiconductor chips includes: a through-silicon via (TSV) formed through the semiconductor chip; a probe pad exposed to an outside of the semiconductor chip so as to enable a probing test; a bump... Agent: Sk Hynix Inc.
20140049281 - Diagnosis framework to shorten yield learning cycles of advanced processes: The present disclosure relates to a diagnosis framework to shorten yield learning cycles of technology node manufacturing processes from the high defect density stage to technology maturity. A plurality of defect under test (DUT) structures are designed to capture potential manufacturing issues associated with defect formation. A test structure is... Agent: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
20140049282 - Lensing system and method for photovoltaic devices: A photovoltaic device includes a substrate extending between opposite edges, a plurality of photovoltaic cells electrically coupled with each other in series, wherein the plurality of photovoltaic cells includes at least one current-limiting photovoltaic cell, and at least one corrective optic lens positioned over the at least one current-limiting photovoltaic... Agent: Thinsilicon Corporation
20140049283 - Method and apparatus for detecting semiconductor device property: A method for detecting a semiconductor device property is provided. First, a semiconductor device is provided. Thereafter, a detecting current is applied and the semiconductor device is heated, and temperatures and voltages of the semiconductor device are measured, so as to establish a relationship between the temperatures and the voltages... Agent:
20140049284 - Test device, semiconductor device and testing method thereof: A test device for testing a semiconductor device including a TSV may comprise a ring oscillator including a plurality of inverters, a switch selectively connecting an output node of an inverter of the plurality of inverters and the TSV, and a controller controlling the switch.... Agent: Sk Hynix Inc.
20140049285 - Method for monitoring demagnetization: A method for discovering demagnetisation faults of a permanent magnet synchronous generator, such as a wind power generator. The method is performed during operation of the synchronous generator and includes measuring the vibration of the stator, performing a frequency analysis of the vibration, and deducing whether the generator suffers from... Agent:02/13/2014 > 48 patent applications in 36 patent subcategories.
20140043011 - Gem tester: A gem tester for testing a gem under test and a kit including a horizontal recharging stand are disclosed. In one embodiment of the gem tester, an elongated body has a line-of-sight contour tapering from a bulbous end to a radially deviating frontal nose having a probe extending therefrom. Internal... Agent: Sy Kessler Sales, Inc.
20140043012 - Apparatus and method for sampling a signal: The sampling of a signal is described using a sampling bridge, the sampling terminals of which are interconnected.... Agent: Vega Grieshaber Kg
20140043013 - Sensor circuit: A method of measuring signals related to a photodiode based sensor and calculating a corrected data value thereof is disclosed. A nominal reset voltage value of the photodiode may be measured. A knee point voltage may be applied to the photodiode and resets a voltage on the photodiode to the... Agent: Semiconductor Components Industries, LLC
20140043014 - Phase-locked loop: A phase-locked loop and method for estimating a phase angle of a three-phase reference signal is disclosed, which includes an adaptive quadrature signal generator configured to calculate an estimated first state and an estimated second state of a model of an unbalanced three-phase system at a fundamental frequency of the... Agent: Abb Technology Ag
20140043015 - Electrical conductor phase identification system: A system for identifying an electrical phase of three conductors in a three-phase electrical system at an open end is provided. The system includes a transmitter and a receiver unit. The transmitter unit has three current transformers configured to removably couple with one of the three conductors adjacent the transformer.... Agent:
20140043016 - System including a magnetoelectric device for powering a load or visually indicating an energized power bus: A system includes a power bus, a capacitive divider and a magnetoelectric device. The capacitive divider includes a first capacitance element electrically connected in series with a second capacitance element. The first capacitance element is electrically interconnected with the power bus. The second capacitance element is electrically connected between the... Agent:
20140043017 - Electromagnetic position and orientation sensing system: Magnetic tracking systems and methods for determining the position and orientation of a remote object. A magnetic tracking system includes a stationary transmitter for establishing a reference coordinate system, and at least one receiver. The remote object is attached to, mounted on, or otherwise coupled to the receiver. The transmitter... Agent: Brown University
20140043019 - Angle sensor, gear wheel for an angle sensor and method for producing such a gear wheel: An angle sensor for determining a rotation angle of a rotatable body, such as a steering column in a motor vehicle, includes a gear wheel. The orientation of a magnetic field generated by the gearwheel is configured to be detected by a magnetic field sensor. The gear wheel is comprised... Agent:
20140043018 - Switching valve for liquid chromatography: The invention relates to a switching valve for liquid chromatography having a stator in which multiple ports are formed. Each port is formed by in each case one duct which is connected at one end to in each case one connection port and which, at the other end, has a... Agent:
20140043020 - Rotator for an angle sensor: A rotator for an angle sensor, includes a rotator body made from a resin material and having a boss portion that is formed in a hollow cylinder shape, a yoke formed in a ring shape and concentrically positioned in the boss portion, and a pair of magnets formed in an... Agent: Aisan Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
20140043022 - Contrast enhanced magnetic resonance angiography with chemical shift encoding for fat suppression: The invention relates to a method of performing contrast enhanced first pass magnetic resonance angiography, the method comprising: acquiring (302) magnetic resonance datasets of a region of interest using a single- or multi-echo data acquisition technique, wherein the echo times of the one or multiple echoes are flexible, wherein at... Agent: Koninklijke Philips N.v.
20140043021 - Simultaneous non-contrast mr angiography and intraplaque hemorrhage (snap) mr imaging: Magnetic resonance (MR) spins are inverted by applying an inversion recovery (IR) radio frequency pulse (50). MR signals are acquired at an inversion time (TI) after the IR radio frequency pulse. TI is selected such that a first tissue of interest (e.g., blood) exhibits negative magnetism excited by the IR... Agent: Koninklijke Philips N.v.
20140043025 - Black blood mri using a stimulated echo pulse sequence with flow sensitization gradients: A black blood magnetic resonance imaging sequence is performed using a magnetic resonance scanner. The sequence includes: applying a first flow sensitization gradient; applying a spoiler gradient after applying the first flow sensitization gradient; applying a second flow sensitization gradient after applying the spoiler gradient wherein the second flow sensitization... Agent: Koninklijke Philips N.v.
20140043024 - Multiple excitation blade acquisition for motion correction in magnetic resonance imaging: In an embodiment, a method includes performing a magnetic resonance (MR) data acquisition sequence including the acquisition of a plurality of blades of k-space data rotated about a section of k-space. The k-space data is representative of gyromagnetic material within a subject of interest, and each blade includes a plurality... Agent: General Electric Company
20140043026 - Spatially encoded phase-contrast mri: A method of collecting magnetic resonance data for imaging an object with a predetermined spin density being arranged in a static magnetic field, comprises the steps subjecting said object to at least one radiofrequency pulse and magnetic field gradients for creating spatially encoded magnetic resonance signals, including at least two... Agent: Max-planck-gesellschaft Zur Foerderung Der Wissenschaften E.v.
20140043023 - System and method for accelerated magnetic resonance imaging using spectral sensitivity: A system and method for accelerated magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) using spectral sensitivity information are provided. The MRI system is used to acquire k-space data from a subject that when positioned in the main magnetic field of the MRI system causes inhomogeneities in the main magnetic field. Spectral sensitivity information... Agent:
20140043027 - Slip ring assembly: A medical apparatus (600) including: a magnetic resonance imaging system (602), a medical device (634), and a slip ring assembly (400, 500) for supplying electrical power to the medical device. The slip ring assembly includes: a cylindrical body (100), a rotating member (402) for rotating the medical device, a first... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20140043028 - Method and apparatus for shimming a superconducting magnet: In a method and apparatus for shimming a superconducting magnet that has a number of magnet coils electrically connected in series between a first current connection and a second current connection and a superconducting switch connected in parallel with the magnet coils, between the first current connection and the second... Agent:
20140043029 - Activation of transmit/receive arrays for decoupling during transmission: A system for electromagnetic excitation of an object under examination during magnetic resonance tomography includes a radio frequency (RF) device for generating a radio-frequency signal and a plurality of antennas for emitting the radio-frequency signal. A signal connection exists between the output of the RF device and the plurality of... Agent:
20140043030 - Method for adjusting magnetic resonance imaging apparatus and superconductive magnet excitation dock: An adjustment method of a magnetic resonance imaging apparatus includes: a cooling and excitation step in which work of transporting a superconducting magnet to a facility different from a facility where the superconducting magnet is to be installed, cooling a superconducting coil of the superconducting magnet with a refrigerant, and... Agent: Hitachi Medical Corporation
20140043031 - System and device for determining electric voltages: A method and to a system can be used for measuring electric voltages in batteries with a number of battery cells. A measuring circuit includes at least one digital analog converter that constitutes, in combination with a number of comparators, an analog digital converter to determine the electric voltages of... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag
20140043032 - Switch circuit, selection circuit, and voltage measurement device: Provided is a technique that contributes to the improvement of voltage measurement accuracy and uniform current consumption of a battery in a voltage measurement device. Switch circuits (SWP and SWN) include switch elements (MP1 and MP2 or MN1 and MN2) which are provided between an input terminal and an output... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20140043033 - Apparatus and method for inspecting pcb-mounted integrated circuits: A method and apparatus for testing the mounting of an integrated circuit on a printed circuit board using a ball grid array comprises directing an inclined laser beam from a line scan laser sensor at the integrated circuit, detecting the position of the lower edge of the integrated circuit from... Agent: Twenty Twenty Vision Limited
20140043034 - Method and device for diagnosing a reservoir capacitor of a vehicle passenger protection system, and vechicle safety system incorporating such device: A method of measuring a capacitor value comprises the steps of loading the capacitor up to a given voltage value; obtaining a first measure of a time for discharging the capacitor by a fixed voltage drop, the discharge of the capacitor being caused by a first current; reloading the capacitor... Agent: Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.
20140043035 - Method of locating faults on a cable: This invention concerns methods and devices for calibrating a partial discharge measuring device and for locating faults on cables. In the method, calibration signals, which can include a band-limited white noise, are used with a periodically repeated signal course. By averaging over a predetermined period duration (T) of the calibration... Agent: Omicron Electronics Gmbh
20140043037 - Antenna testing device and antenna testing unit thereof: An antenna testing unit is provided. The antenna testing unit includes a ground element and a radiator. The radiator includes a body, a first radiator unit and a second radiator unit. The body corresponds to the ground element. The first radiator unit is connected to the body, comprising a first... Agent: Wistron Corp.
20140043036 - Detection circuit and detection method: The present disclosure provides a detection circuit and a detection method. The detection circuit used for detecting an electrostatic discharge (ESD) protective device that is inversely soldered, the ESD protective device includes a first diode, a second diode, and a third diode; the cathodes of the first diode, the second... Agent:
20140043039 - Impedance measurement system, impedance measurement method and program: A condition input device inputs a measurement condition and the information of an electronic apparatus to be measured. A measurement operation program device selects a program that causes the electronic apparatus to perform an measurement operation based on the information of a measuring target object and the measurement condition. A... Agent:
20140043038 - Testing system and testing method for touch device: A testing system for a touch device includes a touch simulation module, a control module and a determination module is provided. The touch simulation module includes multiple conductive elements respectively corresponding to multiple touch sensing regions of the touch device. The control module selectively provides a testing signal to one... Agent: Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.
20140043040 - Apparatus and method for detecting the abnormal soldering of an electrostatic discharge protection chip: The present invention provides an apparatus for detecting the abnormal soldering of an electrostatic discharge protection chip, comprising a connector, which is used for pluggable connection with a signal input terminal connector of an application specific integrated circuit chip (ASIC) of a liquid crystal display; a detecting circuit, which is... Agent: Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co. Ltd.
20140043041 - Arrangement and method for detecting connection loss at a circuit part having a capacitive behaviour: The disclosure relates to an arrangement for detecting connection loss at a circuit part which has a capacitive behaviour and is electrically connected to a useful signal source. The disclosure provides an evaluation circuit which is electrically connected to an input node of the circuit part having a capacitive behaviour... Agent: Robert Bosch Gmbh
20140043042 - Snoop detection on calibrated bus: An electronic system having a high speed signaling bus requiring training (calibration) of a calibrated item in a driver circuitry or a receiver circuitry for reliable operation. At manufacturing or in a secure location, secure calibration coefficients are determined for the electronic system and are stored in a non-volatile storage.... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20140043043 - Method of analyzing patching panels: A method of analyzing patching among a first port of a first panel and ports of one or more other panels, comprising obtaining with respect to the first port of the first panel an indication of multiple concurrent patchings between the first port and each of two or more different... Agent: Hcs Kablolama Sistemleri San Ve Tic.a.s.
20140043044 - Fuel sensor based on measuring dielectric relaxation: Fuel sensor (100) and method for detecting physical properties of a fuel comprising a probe (10) and a circuit (110) having an oscillator arranged to apply multiple frequencies to the probe (10) and measure electrical properties of fuel proximal to the probe (10) in response to the applied multiple frequencies,... Agent:
20140043045 - Method and device for measuring the position of segments with absorbing substances in multi-segment filter rods of the tobacco processing industry: A method and device for measuring the position of sections with an absorbing substance in multi-segment filter rods of the tobacco processing industry by measuring a varying shift of the resonance frequency A and/or spread of the resonance line B during movement of the rod in the longitudinal direction, using... Agent: Tews Elektronik Gmbh & Co. Kg
20140043046 - Electromagnetic scanning imager: In one aspect, the present invention provides an imager, preferably portable, that includes a source of electromagnetic radiation capable of generating radiation with one or more frequencies in a range of about 1 GHz to about 2000 GHz. An optical system that is optically coupled to the source focuses radiation... Agent: Walleye Technologies, Inc.
20140043047 - Occupant detection system and method: An occupant detection system and method that uses an isolation assembly to isolate electrically a power supply providing power to a heater element for heating a vehicle seat from a sensing circuit that uses the heater element as an electrode for electric field or capacitance type occupant detection. The isolation... Agent: Delphi Technologies, Inc.
20140043048 - Grain bin capacitive moisture sensor system and method: A data collector associated with a grain bin is in communication with a plurality of capacitive moisture cables hanging within the grain bin. Each capacitive moisture cable includes a plurality of sensor nodes positioned along the moisture cable. Each sensor node includes a sensor node microprocessor and a sensor node... Agent: Ctb, Inc.
20140043049 - Sensing platform for quantum transduction of chemical information: A system for determining chemistry of a molecule in a high background interfering liquid environment by application of an electronic signal at a biased metal-electrolyte interface is disclosed. One or more of a resonant exchange of energy between one or more electrons exchanged by the metal and the electrolyte and... Agent:
20140043051 - Inspection apparatus, inspection system and inspection method: An inspection apparatus for inspecting target objects includes multiple inspection cells corresponding to target objects, respectively, and a test-pattern wiring formed between the inspection cells. Each of the inspection cell includes a test pattern memory device which temporarily stores a test pattern, an inspection signal driver device which transmits an... Agent: Tokyo Electron Limited
20140043050 - Method and system for performing testing of photonic devices: A photonics system includes a transmit photonics module and a receive photonics module. The photonics system also includes a transmit waveguide coupled to the transmit photonics module, a first optical switch integrated with the transmit waveguide, and a diagnostics waveguide optically coupled to the first optical switch. The photonics system... Agent:
20140043052 - Integrated chip with heating element and reference circuit: Some aspects of the present disclosure relate to an apparatus that includes an integrated chip having a bandgap reference circuit and one or more heating elements. The bandgap reference circuit is located within a subset of the integrated chip and outputs a reference voltage having a temperature dependence. The one... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag
20140043053 - Docking device, docking method: A docking device for connecting a semiconductor probe to a semiconductor handler has in each case one probe-side and one handler-side connecting device, a handling device for handling a contact-making device and a coupling device for coupling the connecting devices. The coupling device has a first shifting device, which allows... Agent: Esmo Ag
20140043054 - Vertical probes for multi-pitch full grid contact array: A testing method (and the probes used) comprising providing one or more probes each comprising: a body portion which is substantially straight; an extended portion extending from the body portion and comprising at least two separate probe portions; and a tip portion at the opposite end of the extended portion;... Agent: Formfactor, Inc.
20140043055 - Contact probe and probe card: A contact probe electrically connects the tester side and an electrode pad of a circuit to be tested. This contact probe has a mounting portion on a base end portion mounted on a probe card, a contact portion on a distal end portion brought into contact with the electrode pad,... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Nihon Micronics
20140043056 - Evaluation method for solar module and manufacturing method for solar module: Provided is a method for evaluating a solar cell incorporated into a solar module. A PL evaluation step is performed. The PL evaluation step is a step for evaluating the solar cell to be evaluated among a plurality of solar cells (10) by illuminating the solar cell (10) with light... Agent: Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd.
20140043057 - Semiconductor apparatus and test method thereof: A semiconductor apparatus includes a test voltage application unit, a first pad and a second pad. The test voltage application unit is configured to apply a test voltage to first and second TSVs in response to a test mode signal. The first pad is configured to output a first test... Agent: Sk Hynix Inc.
20140043058 - Semiconductor module: A semiconductor module is provided in a power system of an apparatus. The semiconductor module includes a semiconductor switch, a voltage applying device configured to apply a first voltage that is equal to or higher than a rated voltage of the apparatus to the semiconductor switch in an off-state in... Agent: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha02/06/2014 > 58 patent applications in 43 patent subcategories.
20140035556 - Attachment for improving the reception quality of a material detector device: An attachment for a material detector device having a search antenna polarization instrument, where the material detector device has a housing with an antenna surface assigned to a detection direction, having magnets positioned opposite each other with like poles facing each other whose pole surfaces are covered by a tinned... Agent: Ampass-explorer Corp.
20140035555 - Measuring system and measuring method for a road construction machine: A measuring system for a road construction machine includes a control unit which is operationally connected using a field bus to at least one field device, wherein an exclusive bus address is respectively assignable in the measuring system for each field device connected in the field bus. Furthermore, a method... Agent: Joseph Voegele Ag
20140035557 - Non-contact, hand-held voltage detector: A non-contact, hand-held voltage detector is used to determine if AC voltage is present in a tamper-resistant receptacle. The voltage detector includes a pair of pins to open both shutters of the tamper-resistant receptacle.... Agent: Greenlee Textron Inc.
20140035558 - Sensor device and sensor interface: A mode detector in a sensor interface is configured to detect a mode specified by a mode signal when an input signal received from a side of a first terminal is the mode signal. A communication portion in the interface transmits an electric signal, obtained from a sensor circuit, to... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20140035559 - Transient recovery voltage measuring device, transient recovery voltage measuring method, and transient recovery voltage measuring program: A common tangent line drawn between a rise portion present from the origin to a second reference voltage and a rise portion corresponding to the second reference voltage can be easily generated through a waveform conversion. A transient recovery voltage measuring device includes a memory storing a transient recovery voltage... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20140035560 - Method and apparatus for limiting access to an integrated circuit (ic): A method and apparatus for limiting access to an integrated circuit (IC) upon detection of abnormal conditions is provided. At least one of abnormal voltage detection, abnormal temperature detection, and abnormal clock detection are provided with low power consumption. Both abnormally low and abnormally high parameter values (e.g. abnormally low... Agent: Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.
20140035562 - Method, identification system, and electronic system for identifying a fan type of a fan: Disclosed is a method for identifying a fan type of a fan in an electronic system having a controller. The method includes: setting a fan identification characteristic value, the fan identification characteristic value corresponding to a PWM (pulse width modulation) duty cycle with a substantial maximum difference between the fan... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20140035561 - Variable reluctance sensor interface with integration based arming threshold: An interface for processing a variable reluctance sensor signal provided by a variable reluctance sensor including an integrator, an arming comparator and a detect circuit. The integrator includes an input for receiving the variable reluctance sensor signal and an output providing an integrated signal indicative of total flux change of... Agent: Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.
20140035564 - Displacement sensor, apparatus for detecting displacement, and method thereof: Disclosed herein are a displacement sensor and a displacement detection apparatus and method. The displacement detection apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention includes a receiving unit for receiving a plurality of receiver signals dependent on displacement of a coupler element, an acquisition unit for acquiring information about... Agent: Silicon Works Co., Ltd.
20140035565 - Method for positioning a motor vehicle, system with such a motor vehicle, and motor vehicle: A method for positioning a motor vehicle in relation to a primary element of a charging device disposed on a side of a roadway of the motor vehicle for contactless charging of an electric storage device of the motor vehicle, includes moving a secondary element of the charging device arranged... Agent: Audi Ag
20140035563 - Apparatus and method for detecting a position of an actuator piston: Apparatus and method for detecting a position of an actuator piston driving a valve pin in an injection molding system. The apparatus includes an actuator housing having a body portion, surrounding an axial bore, of a substantially non-magnetic and/or magnetically permeable material, a piston, movable within the axial bore for... Agent: Synventive Molding Solutions
20140035566 - Systems and methods for position tracking using magnetoquasistatic fields: Embodiments of the invention broadly contemplate systems, methods, apparatuses and program products that provide position tracking using a simple, low frequency oscillator that is attached to an object to be tracked, and one or more receiving stations that are placed around the area in which the object moves. Embodiments of... Agent: Disney Enterprises, Inc.
20140035567 - Position sensor, in particular for determining the position of a rotor of a planar direct drive: A position sensor in particular for determining the position of a rotor of a planar direct drive, including a pan- or box-shaped, softmagnetic base body (01), at least one permanent magnet (02) arranged within the base body (01), wherein the north pole-south pole axis of the permanent magnet (02) extends... Agent: Schaeffler Technologies Ag & Co. Kg
20140035568 - Assembly with a universal manipulator for inspecting dovetail of different sizes: Disclosed is an ECA probes assembly capable of providing reliable and durable ECA inspections of dovetail slots without the use of an external guiding mechanism. The design combines a novel universal probe manipulator with a probe support suited for a wide range of probe supports which fit a rage of... Agent: Olympus Ndt Inc.
20140035569 - Wire rope flaw detector: A wire rope flaw detector that is capable of accommodating a plurality of wire rope diameters and is inexpensive includes at least two magnetic sensor units that are integrated with a magnetizer and include planer coils placed opposite to each other with a magnetic circuit generated by the magnetizer in... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
20140035572 - Magnetic layer with grain refining agent: A magnetic sensor includes a magnetic layer comprising magnetic material and a grain refining agent. The magnetic layer having a grain-refined magnetic layer surface. A layer adjacent the magnetic layer has a layer surface that conforms to the grain-refined magnetic layer surface.... Agent:
20140035571 - Magnetoresistive sensors having reduced amr effects: Embodiments related to magnetoresistive angle sensor layouts having reduced anisotropic magneto resistance (AMR) effects. Embodiments provide magnetoresistive angle sensor layouts that reduce or eliminate distortion related to AMR effects, can be more easily scaled up or down, and are more compact to use available surface area more efficiently.... Agent:
20140035570 - Single-chip push-pull bridge-type magnetic field sensor: The present invention discloses a design of a single-chip push-pull bridge sensor, composed of magnetoresistive elements, utilizing on-chip permanent magnets. The permanent magnets are oriented to preset magnetization directions of free layers of adjacent sensor bridge arms so that they point to different directions with respect the same sensing direction,... Agent: Jiangsu Multidimensional Technology Co., Ltd.
20140035573 - Single-chip two-axis magnetic field sensor: The present invention discloses a design for a single-chip dual-axis magnetic field sensor, based on magnetic tunnel junction (MTJ) elements and permanent magnets integrated on a semiconductor substrate to produce two types of sensor bridges that detect orthogonal magnetic field components. The orthogonal magnetic field component detection capability results from... Agent: Jiangsu Multidimensional Technology Co., Ltd.
20140035574 - System and method for estimating a nuclear magnetic resonance relaxation time cutoff: A nuclear magnetic resonance relaxation time cutoff between results for a bound-water index of rock and a free-fluid index of the rock is determined. The determination is made based on measured and predicted values for permeability and/or wettability over a set of core plugs. The determination does not require a... Agent: Chevron U.s.a. Inc.
20140035581 - Interleaved black and bright blood dynamic contrast enhanced (dce) mri: Interleaved black/bright imaging (IBBI) is performed using a magnetic resonance (MR) scanner (10) wherein the black blood module (52) of the IBBI includes: applying a first flow sensitization gradient; applying a spoiler gradient after applying the first flow sensitization gradient; applying a second flow sensitization gradient after applying the spoiler... Agent: Koninklijke Philips N.v.
20140035577 - Magnetic resonance imaging coordinated with a physiological cycle: To carry out magnetic resonance (MR) tomography, a physiological parameter of an object to be examined is acquired as a function of time to detect a physiological cycle which repeats itself over time. First MR data is acquired for a first region, wherein all points of the first region are... Agent: Siemens Aktiengsellschaft
20140035576 - Method and apparatus for accelerating magnetic resonance imaging: A method of MRI entails recording and storing MR signals from an object to produce an old set of data. A further measurement of the object is then initiated at a later time to record new MR data, whereby k-space is undersampled in the further measurement. The old data are... Agent:
20140035579 - Method and apparatus for acquisition of magnetic resonance data: In a method and magnetic resonance system for the acquisition of magnetic resonance data in a selected region of an examination subject, magnetic resonance data are acquired more than once using a magnetic resonance system, magnetic resonance data are acquired more than once from a selected partial region the portion... Agent:
20140035578 - Nucleur magnetic resonance system with feedback induction coils: A nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) system that uses a feedback induction coil to detect NMR signals generated within a substance is described herein. In one embodiment, the NMR system uses the Earth's magnetic field in conjunction with a transmitter coil that applies NMR sequences to a formation. The NMR sequences... Agent: Schlumberger Technology Corporation
20140035575 - Sensitivity distribution generating apparatus, magnetic resonance system, sensitivity distribution generating method, and program: A sensitivity distribution generating apparatus configured to generate sensitivity distribution data of a coil for receiving magnetic resonance signals from an imaging region including a first substance and a second substance different in resonant frequency is provided. The sensitivity distribution generating apparatus includes a reference image data generating unit configured... Agent: General Electric Company
20140035580 - System for optimized low power mr imaging: A system acquires MR imaging data of a portion of patient anatomy associated with proton spin lattice relaxation time in a rotating frame using an RF (Radio Frequency) signal generator configured to generate RF excitation pulses and a magnetic field gradient generator configured to generate anatomical volume select magnetic field... Agent:
20140035582 - Magnetic resonance imaging of object in motion: A magnetic resonance imaging method includes acquisition of datasets of magnetic resonance data from an object. At least some of the datasets are undersampled in k-space. Each dataset relating to a motion state of the object. Images are reconstructed from each of the datasets by way of a compressed sensing... Agent: Koninklijke Philips N.v.
20140035583 - Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus: A magnetization vector is detected for each pixel position in an imaging region including at least part of a subject, the magnetization vector being excited to have a phase difference between a flow portion and a static portion or between a normal portion and an abnormal portion. A pixel value... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20140035584 - A microfluidic cell and a spin resonance device for use therewith: A microfluidic cell comprising: a microfluidic channel (32) for receiving a fluid sample; and a sensor (30) located adjacent the microfluidic channel; wherein the sensor comprises a diamond material comprising one or more quantum spin defects (34). In use, a fluid sample is loaded into the microfluidic cell and the... Agent:
20140035585 - Shim coil arrangement with integrated spacers: A shim coil arrangement for a magnetic resonance tomography system includes one or more spacers.... Agent:
20140035586 - Nuclear magnetic resonance logging tool having an array of antennas: An improved system and method for ranging while drilling, in effect, induces a dynamic hot spot on the casing of a nearby well. The induced hot spot acts as a magnetic source that can be reliably detected from within the drillstring and in such a manner as to infer the... Agent: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
20140035587 - Methods and apparatus for generating electronic records of locate operations: Exemplary apparatus include locate devices that generate, store and/or transmit electronic records of locate information relating to detection of underground facilities. An exemplary method for analyzing and processing locate information includes a computer-implemented method for visually rendering (e.g., in a display field of a display device) various aspects of locate... Agent:
20140035588 - Borehole particle accelerator: Borehole tools and methods for analyzing earth formations are disclosed herein. An example borehole tool disclosed herein includes an RF particle accelerator. The particle accelerator includes at least one accelerator waveguide for accelerating electrons. The accelerator waveguide is a dielectric lined accelerator.... Agent: Schlumberger Technology Corporation
20140035589 - Detection system of geological formations: A detection system of geological formations, particularly but not exclusively used for oil exploration, and for characterization and monitoring of hydrocarbon reservoirs. The detection system includes an electromagnetic transmission device positioned on a surface of a geological formation close to a first well having a vertical development direction, the first... Agent: Eni S.p.a.
20140035590 - Dielectric tool-based formation porosity logging system and methods: A method and system for calculating formation porosity is presented. The method includes calculating formation porosity of a borehole by obtaining complex dielectric constant measurements with a high frequency dielectric tool. Next, a dielectric constant of formation water is derived from the complex dielectric constant measurements. Finally, a formation porosity... Agent:
20140035591 - Probe for monitoring the electrical conductivity of soil solutions: A probe for monitoring electrical conductivity of soil solutions is provided. The probe includes an upper hollow tube section stoppered at one end, a lower hollow tube section capped at its bottom with a porous ceramic material for inserting into soil, a T fitting connecting the other end of the... Agent:
20140035592 - Method for monitoring a battery pack, battery with a monitoring module and a motor vehicle with a corresponding battery: A method is used for monitoring a battery pack to check claims under guarantee that could possibly be invalid due to incorrect opening of the battery pack. The battery pack includes at least one electrochemical cell. When the battery pack is monitored, whether the battery pack has been opened is... Agent: Robert Bosch Gmbh
20140035593 - Method for the production of a flame ionization detector and corresponding flame ionization detector: A flame ionization detector having at least one combustion chamber, at least one conduit for directing a gas or gas mixture, and at least one electrode structure, and a process for forming the flame ionization detector by providing two or more green ceramic films, forming geometric structures in said green... Agent: Krohne Messtechnik Gmbh
20140035594 - Electric leakage detecting appratus: An electric leakage detecting apparatus is provided with: a first protective resistor in which one end is connected to the positive terminal of a battery; a first detecting resistor in which one end is connected to the other end of the first protective resistor; a second detecting resistor in which... Agent: Keihin Corporation
20140035595 - On-line monitoring system for use with electrical assets and method of operating the same: A system configured to monitor an operating electrical device includes a testing channel coupled to the device. The device is coupled to an electric power source through at least one electric power transmission channel. The power source is configured to transmit electric power at a first frequency. The testing channel... Agent:
20140035596 - Display apparatus and method for detecting error from voltage thereof: A display apparatus and a method for detecting a voltage error thereof, include a display unit which displays an image, a voltage supply which supplies a voltage to respective elements of the display apparatus, a detector which monitors a plurality of voltages supplied to the respective elements of the display... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140035597 - Vehicle with inductive measuring unit for detecting position of vehicle part: The invention relates to a vehicle with an inductive measuring unit for detecting the distance between a measuring point P1 on one vehicle part 10 and a measuring point P2 on another vehicle part 30 that can be moved on a movement plane in relation to the one vehicle part.... Agent:
20140035599 - Capacitive sensor sheet producing method and capacitive sensor sheet: A capacitive sensor sheet producing method for producing a capacitive sensor sheet uses a base having an insulative base layer on which a binder resin layer including conductive nanowires is formed. The conductive nanowires partially projecting from a surface of the binder resin layer. The method includes removing a binder... Agent: Shin-etsu Polymer Co., Ltd.
20140035598 - Method for contactless detemrination of electrical potential using oscillating electrode, and device: The electrical potential of an object is determined by providing a mechanically oscillating electrode located at a distance from the object and making the electrode mechanically oscillate. A change in a state of electric charge of the electrode over time and amplitudes of at least two frequency components during the... Agent: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft
20140035600 - Multi-function sensor and method: A multi-function sensor apparatus includes multiple sensing electrodes and a control circuit adapted to receive signals from each of the sensing electrodes and to deem whether the sensing electrodes are in a touched state or an untouched state. The control circuit also is adapted to selectively provide an output based... Agent: Methode Electronics, Inc.
20140035601 - Electrostatic capacitance detection circuit and input device: An electrostatic capacitance detection circuit includes a charge amplifier that has an operational amplifier in which a capacitor is provided on a feedback path, and into which a signal including detection of electric charge of an inter-electrode capacitor of a sensor electrode and electric charge due to an external noise,... Agent:
20140035602 - Ito pattern for capacitive touchscreen applications: A capacitive sensing structure is formed from first electrically conductive sensor structures electrically coupled to each other in a first direction, and second electrically conductive sensor structures electrically coupled to each other in a second direction. Each first electrically conductive sensor structure includes a first diamond-shaped central region with electrically... Agent: Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
20140035603 - Printed stretch sensor: Disclosed is a patterned article comprising: (1) a deformable nonconductive substrate; (2) an imagewise pattern thereon of a conductive stretchable ink; and (3) an external circuit connecting the imagewise pattern, the external circuit being capable of measuring the electrical resistance across regions of the deformable nonconductive substrate and determining the... Agent: Xerox Corporation
20140035604 - Device and method for dispensing fluid from an infusion pump: The present disclosure is directed towards a compact, modular infusion pump and a delivery mechanism for accurate dispensing of very small amounts of medication. The infusion pump comprises a tubular, curved medication reservoir, and a flexible, one-piece drive train configured to push very small amounts of medication out of the... Agent:
20140035605 - Shunt resistor integrated in a connection lug of a semiconductor module and method for determining a current flowing through a load connection of a semiconductor module: A semiconductor module includes a housing, a circuit carrier having an insulation carrier and a metallization layer applied to a side of the insulation carrier, and a connection lug having a first and second load connection sections and a shunt resistor region. The shunt resistor region is electrically arranged between... Agent:
20140035606 - Test platform: A test platform includes a supporting member, a first slide rail located below the supporting member, and a conductive second slide rail located below the first slide rail for being electrically connected to a power source. A wireless router and an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) electrically connected to the wireless... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20140035607 - Handheld devices, systems, and methods for measuring parameters: Embodiments of the present disclosure are generally directed to handheld systems, individual components, and methods of using such systems and components for measuring parameters, such as electrical, mechanical, and physical measurement parameters. In one embodiment of the present disclosure, a host handheld device generally includes a measuring system for measuring... Agent:
20140035608 - System and method for testing an electronic device: Adapters for electrostatic discharge probe tips are disclosed herein. An embodiment of the adapter includes an attachment device that is attachable to the tip of the probe. A first conductor is affixed to the attachment device so that the first conductor contacts the tip when the attachment device is attached... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated
20140035609 - Probe card with simplified registration steps and manufacturing method thereof: A probe card is provided. The probe card includes a probe module and a first carrier board. The probe module has a plurality of probes. The probe module is disposed on the first carrier board. The first carrier board is at least partially light-transmitted and has a plurality of vias... Agent:
20140035610 - System and method to test a semiconductor power switch: Testing assembly for testing a singulated semiconductor die comprising a power component. The assembly comprises an current input connectable to a current source, for providing a current greater than 50 Amps to the power component; a signal output connectable to a signal analyzer, for receiving signals representing a sensed parameter... Agent: Freescale Semiconductor Inc.
20140035611 - Power switch wafer test method: A wafer test method of a power switch wherein a main IGBT and a current detecting IGBT that detects a current value of the main IGBT are integrally formed on the same semiconductor substrate is such that there is provided resistance means that causes an emitter current of the current... Agent: Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.
20140035612 - Method and measuring device for determining a state of a semiconductor material of a chemosensitive field-effect transistor that has been tested and delivered by a manufacturer: The disclosure relates to a method for determining a state of a semiconductor material of a chemosensitive field-effect transistor that has been tested and delivered by a manufacturer. The chemosensitive field-effect transistor includes a source contact, a drain contact, a gate contact of a chemosensitive gate electrode, and a substrate... Agent: Robert Bosch GmbhPrevious industry: Electricity: power supply or regulation systems
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