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A frequency converter device comprises a first converter 5 in a pulse-width modulation system for converting an AC voltage into a DC voltage; a second converter 2 in a pulse-width modulation system for supplying an AC voltage with a variable voltage and a variable frequency to a motor; a capacitor 15 connected between ...
An electrical heating arrangement for a motor vehicle comprises a heating resistor that is energizable directly by the power generator provided that within a network of consuming devices failure has been detected and also provided that essential elements of the network such as battery or engine temperature are within p...
The present invention provides systems and methods which afford a technical application for insuring, bonding, and underwriting a transmission of a data set, streaming data, and/or document over the Internet through TCP/IP and all other electronic media such as WAP, VOIP, fiber optic channels, microwave channels, and t...
An active implantable medical device includes digital processor circuits configured to sense right and left atrial depolarizations and deliver left atrial stimulation pulses according to a stimulation protocol. The stimulation protocol includes delivering a left atrial stimulation pulse at an inter-atrial coupling inte...
A glass-film laminate or article having a narrow failure distribution or a Weibull modulus of greater than 10. In embodiments, the glass-film laminate or article includes at least one first film disposed on a strengthened glass substrate. A first film or any additional films can exhibit an average strain-to-failure tha...
A multilevel converter includes a plurality of phase legs each having at least two inner switching devices, at least two outer switching devices, at least two clamping diodes, a split DC link and a switching device failure detection circuit. The switching device failure detection circuit includes a logic module for eac...
A resilient load balancing method uses fixed paths and a fixed path-splitting strategy to enable ingress routers to efficiently reroute traffic after a failure. An off-line management system computes a set of fixed paths and a set of splitting ratios for routing demand from ingress routers to egress routers, with suffi...
The present disclosure relates to a system and method for characterizing an impact in a fabric. The system may include a sensing element woven in the fabric wherein a parameter of the sensing element depends on a strain in the sensing element; a transducer coupled to the sensing element wherein the transducer is config...
Various systems, processes, products, and techniques may be used to manage failure data for a distributed computer system. In particular implementations, a system and process for managing distributed data for a distributed computer system may include the ability to determine at a service processor of a first node in a ...
The present invention relates to methods and compositions for monitoring, diagnosis, prognosis, and determination of treatment regimens in subjects suffering from or suspected of having a renal injury. In particular, the invention relates to using a measured urine concentration of one or more of TIMP2 and IGFBP7 in com...
An electric power conversion system includes: a primary conversion circuit; a secondary conversion circuit magnetically coupled to the primary conversion circuit via a transformer; and a failure detection unit configured to detect a failure of any one of switching elements by causing each of the switching elements to s...
A scheme to achieve fast recovery from SRLG failures in the IP layer is described. An exemplary scheme, called multi-section shortest path first (“MSSPF”), builds on the idea of IP Fast Reroute (“IPFRR”), guarantees 100% recovery of SRLG failures and causes no dead loops. Given a source node, a destination node...
Methods are provided for reducing copper values for, by way of example, treating, preventing or ameliorating tissue damage such as, for example, tissue damage that may be caused by (i) disorders of the heart muscle (for example, cardiomyopathy or myocarditis) such as idiopathic cardiomyopathy, metabolic cardiomyopathy ...
Embodiments of the present invention relate to an auxiliary method, apparatus, and system for diagnosing a failure of a virtual machine. An operation and maintenance system receives a failure message when a virtual machine fails; obtains running information of the virtual machine according to identifier information car...
La présente invention concerne un composé destiné à être utilisé en tant que médicament dans le traitement ou la prévention d'une insuffisance hépatique aiguë, laquelle insuffisance hépatique aiguë est induite par une intoxication avant ou après l'administration du composé. En conséquence, l'...
An integrated circuit package includes a semiconductor chip, bonding pads on the semiconductor chip, a plurality of wired pins wire-bonded respectively to the bonding pads, and at least one non-wired pin. The non-wired pin is connected electrically to an adjacent one of the wired pins to prevent electrostatic discharge...
Systems and techniques for identifying failure mechanisms based on a population of scan diagnostic reports is described. Given a population of scan diagnostic reports, a mixed membership model can be used for computing a topic distribution for each portion of each scan diagnostic report and a feature distribution for e...
Techniques for determining one or more replication paths for resources in different failure domains, while maintaining a target resiliency level, are disclosed. A replication path is a sequence of at least a subset of the set of resources. Based on the sequence, a resource is selected for replicating at least a portion...
An apparatus implantable in a heart ventricle includes a frame configured to engage an inner circumferential periphery of the ventricle and to expand and contract between an expanded state corresponding to a desired end diastolic diameter of the ventricle and a contracted state corresponding to a desired end systolic d...
A device that includes an electrical output channel adapted to deliver a sub-threshold voltage, a lead that includes a proximal end adapted to be electrically connected to the electrical output channel and a distal end adapted to be placed in the blood conduit where the distal end of the lead is adapted to deliver a tr...
A surgical instrument includes an end effector, a drivetrain configured to transmit at least one motion to the end effector, and an electric motor operably coupled to the firing drivetrain, wherein the electric motor is configured to generate a mechanical output to motivate the drivetrain to transmit the at least one m...
Data elements stored in a distributed data structure are accessible by means of a hierarchical routing network in which routes through the network to individual data elements are flagged. The network includes communicating links between nodes extending from a "root node" to a plurality of end nodes. The end nod...
A management system, which manages multiple monitoring target apparatuses, computes a certainty factor denoting the probability that a certain configuration change is the root cause of a performance failure that has occurred in a certain monitoring target apparatus based on rule information, computer system performance...
There are provided a signal detection process that derives coordinates in a device coordinate system in analysis data for abnormal signal data included in the analysis data of a semiconductor integrated circuit obtained from a semiconductor inspection apparatus; a coordinate conversion process that derives a correspond...
A power failure protection circuit ( 10 ) for a non-volatile semiconductor storage device includes at least an energy storage unit (C 1 ) that serves as a backup power supply for providing backup electrical energy when a power failure occurs. During normal operation of the device, a main control unit ( 12 ) is responsi...
A photovoltaic power generation system comprises a photovoltaic module having a photovoltaics for generating power by utilizing solar light, a bypass diode connected in parallel with the photovoltaics, and a detection unit for detecting an open-mode failure of the bypass diode. A failure detection method comprises a de...
The present disclosure relates to the field of laboratory diagnostics. Specifically, methods are disclosed for determining a patient's risk of suffering from heart failure (HF) based on the detection of NT-proBNP, troponin T, and/or a natriuretic peptide. Also disclosed are methods for improving both the accuracy a...
Techniques are described for predicting data cartridge failure based on analysis of data retrieved from an associated cartridge memory chip. In one embodiment, a system includes a chip reader that retrieves data from a cartridge memory chip of a data cartridge, and a computing device that receives the data from the chi...
In a mobile station (UE) according to the present invention, an AS function is configured to notify, when detecting a failure in a radio link established with the radio base station is detected or when discovering a cell subject to a location registration by a cell selection process, a NAS function of the detection or ...
A vehicle failure analysis system for a vehicle equipped with a plurality of control systems, each of which includes one or more components, includes: a faulty system identification unit that identifies a faulty control system from among the plurality of control systems; and a faulty component identification unit that ...
A simulation may be performed to assess availability of a service in the event of various types of failures. A specification may describe a behavior to be induced on a machine, and a formula under which availability is to be measured. A controller processes the specification and dispatches a request to induce the behav...