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Combined (e.g., Automatic Control)

Combined (e.g., Automatic Control) patent applications listed include Date, Patent Application Number, Patent Title, Patent Abstract summary and are linked to the corresponding patent application page.

04/10/14 - 20140096797 - Method of indicating operational information for a bulk dispensing system
A method of determining the number of doses and the types of a treating chemistry available in the bulk dispensing system, and providing an indication of the determination on a user interface....

04/10/14 - 20140096798 - Cleaning device having an energy store
This disclosure proposes a cleaning device for cleaning items to be cleaned. The cleaning device has at least one fluid device for applying at least one cleaning fluid to the items to be cleaned. The cleaning device has at least one electrical load. The cleaning device further has at least...

04/03/14 - 20140090668 - In-situ cleaning assembly
A cleaning chamber is provided. The cleaning chamber includes a base portion housing a chuck and a lid affixed to the base portion. A support assembly is linked to the lid and the support assembly includes a top plate spaced apart from a bottom plate, the top plate has a...

03/27/14 - 20140083460 - Method and apparatus for energy efficient wash appliances
An electronic controller used with a washing appliance, such as a dishwasher, operatively connected to a hot water delivery system having a hot water heater, hot water delivery piping, and a circulation pump that when activated circulates water in the delivery piping back to the hot water heater. The washing...

03/20/14 - 20140076360 - Self-cleaning food cooking oven
An oven includes a cooking chamber for housing food to be cooked, a control unit, and a reservoir for containing washing detergent at room temperature. The washing detergent has an activation temperature. The oven also includes a liquid supply arrangement selectively activated by the control unit for supplying the washing...

03/20/14 - 20140076361 - Water service line repair
Methods and apparatus for removing unwanted build-up in a pipe, such as a water service line, by creating and directing one or more hydraulic pulses toward the build-up. This may be accomplished, for example, by fluidically connecting a piston assembly to the pipe, and then striking or otherwise abruptly moving...

03/13/14 - 20140069463 - Particle detection and cleaning system
A system including a shuttle movable along a shuttle path, the shuttle being operable to support a sheet; a pick-up assembly including a yoke and a detection plate located above the shuttle path, the detection plate being freely supported by the yoke and movable in a vertical direction relative to...

03/13/14 - 20140069464 - In-lined ware wash and food preparation system and method
A combination food preparation table and ware cleaning device has a frame, a food preparation table top portion and a multi-sided tub. The food preparation table top portion is supported upon the frame and defines a substantially horizontal food preparation surface. The tub has an upper opening for moving wares...

03/06/14 - 20140060580 - High intensity ultrasound for pipeline obstruction remediation
High intensity ultrasound is used for pipeline obstruction remediation. Ultrasound transducers are positioned around an outside of the pipeline. The transducers transmit acoustic energy into the obstruction. The acoustic energy heats the obstruction at a location spaced away from the walls of the pipeline. As the obstruction heats, an opening...

03/06/14 - 20140060581 - Household appliances and methods of control
A household appliance having a treating chamber in which is received an article for treatment, a treating chemistry dispenser configured to receive a unit dose container for the treating chemistry, and a controller for executing at least one cycle of operation and a method of operating the household appliance to...

03/06/14 - 20140060582 - Integrated automotive system, nozzle assembly and remote control method for cleaning an image sensor's exterior or objective lens surface
An external lens washing system has an aiming fixture configured to support and constrain an external lens which is exposed to the elements and apt to become soiled with debris. A nozzle assembly is configured to be supported and aimed toward the external lens by the aiming fixture and has...

03/06/14 - 20140060583 - Method of removing an unwanted constituent from a surface, a method of determining the cleanliness of a hard surface, and a multi-functional composition that includes hydrophilic silane
A method of removing an unwanted constituent from a siliceous surface in which the method includes contacting the siliceous surface and the unwanted constituent with a multi-functional composition that includes water, a hydrophilic silane, and a surfactant, and drying the surface....

02/27/14 - 20140053873 - Warewash machine system and method for detecting clogged wash arm
A method of detecting a clogged or partially clogged wash arm in a warewash machine involves the steps of: monitoring a rotational speed of the wash arm during a washing step of aware cleaning cycle or operation; and comparing the monitored rotation speed to a set threshold speed and, if...

02/20/14 - 20140048104 - Autonomous operation of a motor vehicle in a car wash
A method for autonomously driving a motor vehicle in a car wash as well as a corresponding car wash is proposed in order to enhance the comfort and safety when autonomously driving through the car wash. The position and the orientation of the motor vehicle are detected by a sensor...

02/20/14 - 20140048105 - Pyrrolidone containing detergent composition
A detergent composition comprises a hydrophobic polymer, a sulphonated polyacrylate, a pyrrolidone derivative and an anionic surfactant. The compositions find particular application in dishwashing applications and exhibit reduced tendency for spotting on the articles to be cleaned....

02/13/14 - 20140041688 - Method for assessing and guaranteeing a thermal hygiene effect
A method for assessing and guaranteeing the thermal hygiene effect on items to be washed which are accommodated in a washing chamber of a single-chamber dishwasher or items to be cleaned which are accommodated in a cleaning chamber of a cleaning and disinfecting machine, with a temperature sensor being permanently...

02/06/14 - 20140034084 - Window cleaning apparatus and method for controlling movement thereof
Provided are a window cleaning apparatus including first and second cleaning units which are respectively attached on both surfaces of a window using a magnetic force to move together with each other, and a method for controlling a movement of the window cleaning apparatus. The window cleaning apparatus includes a...

02/06/14 - 20140034085 - Limited use, self-destructive contact lens case
A contact lens storage case of limited life and predetermined usage to further the safe and effective use of contact lenses by ensuring patient compliance through both limiting case use over a set period of time and discouraging reuse and topping-off of the disinfecting and storage solution. Generally, the self-destruction...

02/06/14 - 20140034086 - Robot cleaner and method for controlling the same
A robot cleaner to perform a cleaning process by changing a traveling pattern according to a cleaning start position and a method for controlling the same are disclosed. The robot cleaner recognizes a current position of the robot cleaner upon receiving the automatic cleaning command. If the automatic cleaning process...

01/23/14 - 20140020714 - Non-contact multi-transfer apparatus and method for removing dust by using the same
Disclosed herein is a non-contact multi-transfer apparatus, including: an air module spraying and sucking air to an object to be transferred; a lower housing having an opening corresponding to the air module and mounting the air module thereon; an upper housing engaged with an upper portion of the lower housing...

01/23/14 - 20140020715 - Transportable integrated wash unit
A wash unit for washing a gas turbine compressor include a wash fluid delivery system for injecting wash fluid into a compressor; one or more sensors for indicating one or more of wash fluid levels, temperature and quality; a unit controller for receiving information from the one or more sensors...

01/09/14 - 20140007909 - Camera washing system
A roadway monitoring camera cleaning system includes one or more cameras for capturing images through respective viewing surfaces, which are exposed to outdoor environmental conditions. A controller coupled to the cameras receives the images and determines whether a predetermined wash threshold has been met based on any of various indicia...

01/02/14 - 20140000657 - Beverage preparation device with in-line scale removal system and descaling method using such system
Beverage preparation machine comprising: a fluid circuit comprising a water reservoir, a water pump, a heating means, a beverage producing module, which are fluidically connected for circulating water from the reservoir to the beverage producing module, wherein an inline descaling system is provided in the fluid circuit comprising a dedicated...

12/19/13 - 20130333726 - Substrate processing apparatus, substrate processing method, fluid supplying method and storage medium
The present disclosure provides a substrate processing apparatus including: a processing chamber configured to process a substrate; a fluid supply source configured to supply a substrate processing fluid used in processing for the substrate in a predetermined pressure; a constant pressure supplying path configured to supply the substrate processing fluid...

12/05/13 - 20130319465 - Method and system for rapid mixing of process chemicals using an injection nozzle
A method and system for rapidly mixing process chemicals are provided. The method includes injecting a second process chemical into a first process chemical at or near the center of the flow stream, in a flow direction that is the same or different from the flow of the first process...

12/05/13 - 20130319466 - Cleaning method for euv light generation apparatus
A cleaning method for an EUV light generation apparatus may include closing a connection portion so that a chamber interior and the interior of an exposure apparatus do not communicate when EUV light is not being generated, supplying an etchant gas for etching debris that has accumulated on a reflective...

11/28/13 - 20130312792 - Method for cleaning a filter of a vacuum cleaner and vacuum cleaner for performing the method
A method is provided for cleaning at least one filter of a vacuum cleaner, wherein the vacuum cleaner comprises a suction inlet and a dirt collection container, which can be subjected to negative pressure by a suction unit via the at least one filter and a suction extraction line, and...

11/14/13 - 20130298944 - Turbine cleaning
A cleaning method is disclosed for wet cleaning of an exhaust-gas turbine. An amount of cleaning fluid injected via a nozzle into the flow duct of the turbine can be variable over a course of time about a defined mean amount of cleaning fluid....

11/07/13 - 20130291895 - Dishwashing appliance with ph controlled cycles
A dishwashing appliance is provided that adjusts the pH during the cleaning process so as to allow for cleaning with both alkaline and acidic wash fluids. Alkali and acidic additives are used to improve the removal of substances that are pH sensitive. Such additives can be provided in predetermined amounts...

11/07/13 - 20130291896 - Dishwasher appliance with features for determining a drain time interval
A dishwasher appliance is provided. The dishwasher appliance includes features for determining a drain time interval or a fluid drain rate of fluid exiting the appliance. The drain time interval or the fluid drain rate can be used to more accurately gauge the amount of fluid contained within the appliance...

11/07/13 - 20130291897 - Method for cleaning installation processing foodstuffs
A cleaning system for an installation processing foodstuffs, with a guide path and with a robot arm which is displaceable along the guide path and on which at least one nozzle for discharging a cleaning agent onto the installation, is attached in a manner such that the at least one...

10/31/13 - 20130284208 - Method and apparatus for liquid treatment of wafer-shaped articles
An in-line mixing system provides a process liquid for treatment of wafer-shaped articles. The system comprises a first flow regulator configured to regulate flow of a first liquid stream, a second flow regulator configured to regulate flow of a second liquid stream having a chemical component, a refractive index meter...

10/24/13 - 20130276831 - Steering and cleaning mechanism for reflector arrays
The steering and cleaning mechanism for reflector arrays includes at least one fixed rail and a movable rail slidably movable along the at least one fixed rail. The at least one fixed rail is disposed adjacent a plurality of reflectors arranged in an array. A positioning/cleaning carriage is disposed on...

10/24/13 - 20130276832 - Method for cleaning deposits from a wave energy converter
A method for cleaning deposits from a wave energy converter includes driving at least one rotatably mounted component that is coupled to an energy converter. The energy converter is configured to convert energy from wave motion of a fluid into a different form of energy. A negative energy balance of...

10/24/13 - 20130276833 - Ware washing system containing cationic starch
The present invention discloses a method of washing ware, in particular in an automatic domestic or institutional ware washing machine, using a detergent composition containing a cationic starch. This eliminates the need for a surfactant in the rinse step. The cationic starch provides a layer of cationic starch on the...

10/24/13 - 20130276834 - Self-sanitizing automated condensate drain cleaner and related method of use
The invention is directed toward a system and method for sanitizing a condensate drain to reduce sludge and related pathogens. The system is directed to a sanitizing assembly having a treatment chamber connected to the condensate drain, where the treatment chamber includes a top end and a shaft. A spray...

10/10/13 - 20130263894 - Fan control method
A fan control method includes the steps of: acquiring a control factor; determining whether the control factor is located in a first range or a second range; executing a first dust removing mode if the control factor is located in the first range; executing a second dust removing mode if...

10/03/13 - 20130255725 - Container storing washing solution used for blood analyzer
This container storing a washing solution for a blood analyzer includes a container body made of thermoplastic resin resistant against a chlorine-based washing solution and provided with an opening on an upper portion, a chlorine-based washing solution stored in the container body, and a multilayer film covering the opening. The...

10/03/13 - 20130255726 - Conductor cleaning system and method
A conductor cleaning system for cleaning aluminum strands of all aluminum and steel reinforced conductors, such as ACSS, ACSR, ACAR, and AAA. The conductor cleaning system having a container adapted to receive a portion of a conductor to be cleaned, a housing adapted to receive and support the container, and...

10/03/13 - 20130255727 - Method for operating a dirt stop surface, dirt stop surface unit and dirt stop surface assembled therefrom
The invention relates to a method for cleaning of indoor or outdoor areas by operating a dirt stop surface, comprising the steps of dividing the dirt stop surface (1) into surface units (4), dispensing a fluid flow on the surface to be cleaned, while the proximity of the surface to...

09/26/13 - 20130247937 - Substrate processing apparatus and its maintenance method, substrate transfer method and program
There is provided a substrate processing apparatus, including at least: a substrate holder that holds a substrate; a processing furnace including a reaction tube in which the substrate holder is loaded, and is configured to apply a specific processing to the substrate held by the substrate holder in a state...

09/26/13 - 20130247938 - Method for operating a cleaning appliance and cleaning appliance for implementing the method
A method is proposed for operating a cleaning appliance which comprises a control device as well as at least one cleaning element for cleaning a surface which has a memory element. The control device comprises a control memory member and the control device is connected to a reader for reading...

09/19/13 - 20130239992 - Method and system for washing a vehicle
A method of controlling wash equipment in an automated vehicle wash system having a conveyor includes, measuring one or more contours of a vehicle as the vehicle moves thorough an entry area of the automated vehicle wash system on the conveyor; tracking the distance a fixed point relative to the...

09/12/13 - 20130233351 - Sequential stage mixing for a resist batch strip process
Provided is a method and system for stripping a resist film on a plurality of substrates in a resist removal system comprising a processing chamber coupled to a recirculation system comprising a recycle sub-system and a bypass sub-system. The recycle sub-system includes a recycle line, an inline heater, a ratio...

09/12/13 - 20130233352 - Apparatus and method for monitoring cleaning
An apparatus and a method for monitoring the cleaning of the apparatus for at least one process container and/or at least one process line, and where the process container and/or process line can be cleaned by means of introducing a detergent solution, and with a measuring device for determining a...

09/05/13 - 20130228198 - Cleaning system and control method thereof
A cleaning system including a guiding object and a cleaning robot is disclosed. The guiding object includes a magnet to form a magnetic field. The cleaning robot includes an operation module, a first sense module and a control module. The operation module performs a cleaning action and a moving action...

09/05/13 - 20130228199 - Cleaning robot and control method thereof
A cleaning robot including a movement module, a cleaning module, a shock sensor module and a control module is disclosed. The movement module includes a plurality of rollers. The cleaning module includes a suction aperture, a cleaning brush, and a dust collection box. The shock sensor module detects a shock...

08/29/13 - 20130220372 - Surface protector
A surface protector fits about three sides of a tire to protect a surface, such as a driveway, from tire cleaner and tire drips or runoff during cleaning. The surface protector may be a two-piece design, with a first piece in an L-shape, fitting about a front (or rear) side...

08/29/13 - 20130220373 - Method and apparatus for automatic removal of carbon deposits from the oven chambers and flow channels of non-recovery and heat-recovery coke ovens
A method for the automatic removal of carbon deposits from the oven chambers and flow channels of non-recovery and heat-recovery coke ovens, where a coke oven battery, composed typically of a plurality of adjacently arrayed coke oven chambers, is utilized for the cyclical coking of coal, and where an air...

08/29/13 - 20130220374 - Method for operating a water-conducting domestic appliance
A method for operating a water-conducting domestic appliance, such as a dishwasher, includes filling the water-conducting domestic appliance with a minimum amount of filling water that is circulated by a pump, and checking a water flow diverter for malfunctions and determining from an operational parameter of an electromotor that drives...

08/29/13 - 20130220375 - Ph monitoring device
The invention proposes a pH monitoring device 10 comprising a chamber 107 for containing a solution; a polymer 105 being immersed in the solution, wherein the physical state of the polymer is changeable in dependence on whether the pH of the solution exceeds a threshold value; and a detector 109...