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A method for estimating the end-of-stroke positions of moving members of electromagnetic actuators for the actuation of intake and exhaust valves in internal combustion engines in which an actuator is coupled to a respective intake or exhaust valve and comprises a moving member actuated magnetically in order to control...
Disclosed is a method designed to stimulate the presence of one or more sound sources in virtual positions in three-dimensional space, in the perception of a listener occupying a real physical space, by means of suitable drive loudspeakers whose position is not perceived by the said listener, and a device for the imple...
Embodiments include methods, and computer program products for matching candidates and job positions using cognitive computing. Aspects include: collecting candidate information of certain candidates and job information of certain job openings from various information sources, creating one candidate document for each o...
An audio system provides modified audio signals for acoustic output sources (speakers) disposed around a listening area. A sound allocation processor receives an audio source signal. A plurality of audio modifying elements, each of which may comprise one or more custom filters, operate separately on the audio source si...
A method of analyzing a composition of a human body having a plurality of body segments is disclosed. The method can include applying a current signal to a body. The method can further include simultaneously measuring a plurality of voltage signals from a plurality of measuring positions of the body during a predetermi...
An apparatus aids operation of an interventional x-ray imager during image acquisition, where the X-ray imager is configured to vary X-ray dosages depending on differences in X-ray attenuation levels across an object of interest to be imaged. The X-ray imager is further configured to assume any one of a plurality of im...
A tray (100) for transporting and displaying baked products is disclosed. The tray can be stacked in a 0 and 180° stacking configuration. The trays further include substantially non-glossy, non-smooth surfaces that allow stickers to be more easily removed, as well as drain channels (18A-D) in the base to facilitate re...
Subtilase enzymes of the I-S1 and I-S2 sub-groups having an additional amino acid residue in position 131 of the active site loop (c) region from positions 125 to 132. Variant subtilases exhibit improved wash performance in a detergent in comparison to its parent enzyme....
본 발명은, 리니어 스테이지 고정판 위에서 X축 리니어 스테이지가 X축 방향으로 이동하고 Y축 리니어 스테이지가 Y축 방향으로 이동하는 단계; 레이저 거리측정기를 장착한 Z축 리니어 스테이지가 상기 X축 리니어 스테이지 및 상기 Y축 리니어...
Optical method for determining the lateral gap of two pieces (1, 2) having adjacent edges (3, 4) forming a slot (5) consisting in emitting a parallel light beam (8) through at least one zone of said slot, from one side of the latter; in detecting the beam (8a) passing through this zone of said slot, at the other side o...
A female connector (30) comprises an elongated housing (32) and two separate blades (34, 36). The housing (32) includes one power region (40) and one signal region (50) spaced from each other by a space (90) therebetween. The power region (40) includes a plurality of first passageways (42) for receiving a corresponding...
A power-operated tailgate mechanism having pairs of bellcrank lever arms pivotally mounted on the bed surface of a cargo body and having their outer ends pivotally connected to a support arm which is attached to the tailgate. The relationship of the pivotal connections is such as to provide a parallelogram linkage for ...
A method for determining the positions of contacts through a global positioning system (GPS) is disclosed. The method includes sending position requests to the contacts, feeding back the current position information of the contacts to a GPS receiver of a user after receiving position requests, searching the contacts lo...
A method and an apparatus for releasable fastening and for modifying the relative position of two components ( 1, 1 ′, Bf, G; 2, 2 ′, Bk, Br), which have a common connecting surface forming a contact surface ( 5, 5 ′), is described. Two screws ( 3 ), which in coaction with specially configured V-shaped notch zon...
Wearable devices for taking symmetric thermal measurements. One device includes first and second thermal cameras physically coupled to a frame worn on a user's head. The first thermal camera takes thermal measurements of a first region of interest that covers at least a portion of the right side of the user's f...
Rather than having only two diametrically opposed band attachment points on a watch case and a single strap watchband, a watch has multiple attachment points at opposite edges of its watch case, and a watchband with multiple branches for fastening to the watch case's multiple attachment points. These branches may b...
Systems, methods, and program products are taught which provide a slot machine game that increases the size of the symbol array as a mystery feature. As the player spins the reels, the number of positions available on each reel grows randomly to allow more paylines. Other embodiments may include free spin bonuses, as w...
The present invention relates to an optoelectronic device for determining relative movements or relative positions of two objects, comprising a first object fixed relative to a frame of the device; a second object mounted in spaced relation to the first object and adapted for movement relative thereto; and a plurality ...
A laser scanning unit is provided. It comprises a housing; a scanning device; a pre-scan assembly generating a light beam and directing the light beam toward the scanning device; and a post-scan optical assembly receiving a scanning beam reflected from the scanning device and causing the beam to traverse a photoconduct...
A system for controlling gear changes in a vehicle. The system includes a steering wheel and a detent mechanism having an idle location, a first location, and a second location, the detent mechanism is coupled to the steering wheel. The system also includes a paddle shifter coupled to the steering wheel and the detent ...
A portable data processing device has a housing, a display, turnable holding arms arranged to hold the display above an upper side of the housing. Each of the holding arms has a holding arm-extension part provided with a blocking slider. The housing and the holding arm have locking recesses. The blocking slider has a f...
In a position measuring device ( 5 ) and a method for ascertaining positions of an object ( 3 ) to be measured, at least one capacitive position measuring sensor ( 7 ) provides a position measurement signal (P M ) relating to the object ( 3 ) to be measured and at least one capacitive reference measurement sensor ( 14 ...
A computerized method and system of managing a collaboration space having a plurality of users collaborating therein, the method comprising: establishing a plurality of messaging sessions, said messaging sessions being associated with said a plurality of users based on user positions or areas in the collaboration space...
In a device on machines, especially machine tools and their parts, such as toolholders comprising at least one rotating element, which is rotatably mounted at least in one bearing position arranged in a housing, a lubricating device is provided for this bearing position. For this, the bearing position is located in a l...
An apparatus for milking animals, such as cows, comprising at least one milking parlor including at least one milking robot for automatically connecting teat cups to the teats of an animal to be milked, automatically milking this animal, and automatically disconnecting the teat cups from the animal's teats. The app...
Tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA) analogues have at least one substitution in the growth factor (GF) domain that at least partially reduces hepatic receptor binding without substantially jeopardising physico-chemical stability in blood or fibrinolytic activity. This results in a longer plasma half life. Substitutions...
Unless constantly protected by overhead garages, an automotive vehicle, when parked and with its windows and sunroof opened or closed, is often subjected, respectively, to the risk of freezing or overheating its interior. Such extreme temperatures will reduce the life span of the electronic and mechanical components in...
The system and method includes a manipulator for manipulating a surgical instrument relative to a patient's body and, a position sensor for sensing the position of the surgical instrument relative to the patient's body. The manipulator can be manually or computer actuated and can have brakes to limit movement. ...
A prepatterned potentiometer precursor includes a precursor substrate; and at least two spaced apart potentiometer precursor patterns on the substrate, each potentiometer precursor pattern including a bridge, two substantially similar end taps transverse to and extending from the bridge, and a center tap transverse to ...
本发明涉及电脑横机控制皮圈牵拉辊位置及开口的装置,支撑座固定在机体上,位于机体两侧的调节块和皮圈牵拉辊的下部的轴孔可转动地穿过并固定在轴上,轴可转动地固定在支撑座上,调节块与皮圈牵拉辊的上部通过连接螺钉连接,所述...
Compounds of the general formulae <FORM:1022648/C2/1> <FORM:1022648/C2/2> <FORM:1022648/C2/3> and their hydrochlorides are prepared by (a) reacting the parent phenol or an alkali metal salt thereof with an appropriate aminoalkyl halide or a hydrohalide thereof, or (b) reacting a corresponding haloalky...
724,486. Multiple fastenings. ABBOTT, S. N. May 20,1953, No. 14119/53. Addition to 675,814. Class 44. An improvement in or modification of the invention claimed in claim 1 of the parent Specification is characterised in that the or each locking bar 15 is spring influenced by a helical compression spring 22 disposed aro...
本发明提供一种用户位置判定方法及系统,该方法包括:根据覆盖区域内基站的分布情况,建立覆盖区域内基站的空间关联矩阵,获取用户的历史通信事件,根据用户的历史通信事件,结合空间关联矩阵建立时空关联矩阵,利用时空关联矩阵...
本发明涉及建筑门窗中的零配件,具体来说是一种执手控制门窗任意位置停止的风撑装置及方法,所述的风撑装置包括无底座执手装置、传动器装置、直线变旋转转向角装置及阻尼风撑装置,阻尼风撑装置上的滑块阻尼装置在导向槽内直线运...