Total 6604 patents for "2018-04-19"

WIRE HARNESS

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180109031

In order to provide a wire harness with which it is possible to suppress vibration of a coating material and a central conductor between a shield conductor swaging position and a terminal, this wire harness (1) is provided with: a first cable (21) that has a central conductor (201), a coating material (202) that coats the central conductor (201), and a shield conductor (203) that covers the coating material (202); a terminal (30) that is connected to the central conductor (201) of the cable (21); a connector housing (40) that houses an end of the first cable (21) along with the terminal (30); a first ferrule (51) that is electrically connected to the shield conductor (203) and has the central conductor (201) and the coating material (202) inserted thereinto; and a fixing member (61) that fixes the first ferrule (51) to the connector housing (40). The first ferrule (51) has a first swaging portion (511) for swaging the shield conductor (203) and a second swaging portion (512) for swaging the coating material (202), said second swaging portion (512) being positioned further to the terminal (30) side than the first swaging portion (511).

ARCHITECTURES FOR TRAINING NEURAL NETWORKS USING BIOLOGICAL SEQUENCES, CONSERVATION, AND MOLECULAR PHENOTYPES

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180107927

The present disclosure provides methods and systems that can ascertain how genetic variants impact molecular phenotypes. Such methods and systems may use additional conservation information. In an aspect, the present disclosure provides a method for training a molecular phenotype neural network (MPNN), comprising: (a) providing a molecular phenotype neural network (MPNN) comprising one or more parameters; (b) providing a training data set comprising (i) a set of one or more inputs comprising biological sequences and (ii) for each input in the set of one or more inputs, a set of one or more molecular phenotypes corresponding to the input; (c) configuring the one or more parameters of the MPNN based on the training data set to minimize a total loss of the training data set, thereby training the MPNN; and (d) outputting the one or more parameters of the MPNN.

DETECTING AND EXPLAINING DRIVER CONFIDENCE

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180103888

Embodiments for driver confidence evaluation while operating a vehicle by a processor. Driver confidence, based upon one or more psychophysical parameters of a driver, is combined and correlated with a plurality of environmental factors and route information. A confidence in vehicular operational capabilities of the driver may be detected according to the correlation.

ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH WIRELESS CHARGING STRUCTURE

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180109132

An electronic device including a wireless charging structure is provided. The electronic device may include a housing including a first plate facing a first direction, a second plate facing a second direction opposite the first direction, and a side member; a processor; a wireless communication circuit; and an electrically conductive coil that is wound around an axis extending in the second direction. The second plate may include a conductive substrate; an opening formed through or in a portion of the conductive substrate; a plurality of first conductive strips extending from a first position around the opening to a second location around the opening. The plurality of first conductive strips are electrically connected to the first portion and electrically disconnected from the second portion and extend from the opening; and an insulating material filled in at least a portion of the opening.

MEMORY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD THEREOF

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180107392

Disclosed are a memory management system and a method thereof. The memory management system is configured on a mother board of a server to help a central processing unit of the server to do memory management for a device system. A memory block is connected to the central processing unit of the server and a plurality of host devices are configured in the device system. The system is configured to determine an amount of the host devices configured in the device system; provide a device code to each host device; determine the memory capacity of the memory block; and allocate memory to each host device and accordingly build an allocation table. When the host device requests the central processing unit for accessing data, the central processing unit responds to the host device according to the allocation table, such that the host device uses the memory block to access data.

PYRAZOLE COMPOUNDS AND THEIR USE AS T-TYPE CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKERS

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180105496

The invention relates to compounds of formula (I)

PROCESS AND PLANT FOR PREPARING NITRIC ACID

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180105419

A process for preparing nitric acid may involve vaporizing ammonia in at least one first ammonia vaporizer to produce an ammonia gas, oxidizing this ammonia gas to nitrogen dioxide in a plant section of a nitric acid plant, and absorbing the nitrogen dioxide in water to produce nitric acid. A residual gas containing nitrous gases may be taken off from the plant section of the nitric acid plant and conveyed to a residual-gas cleaning apparatus. The residual gas containing nitrous gases may be reduced by means of ammonia in the residual-gas cleaning apparatus, wherein ammonia-containing wastewater obtained in the at least one first ammonia vaporizer may be conveyed to the residual-gas cleaning apparatus. Such a process may eliminate or at least substantially reduce ammonia-containing wastewater. Furthermore, a plant can be used in this process for preparing nitric acid.

FLOATING POWERHOUSE

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180106233

Systems and methods related to floating powerhouse for hydropower turbine systems are presented. A turbine system may be coupled to floating powerhouse that can include a floating platform. A pressurized water delivery system can be coupled to the floating powerhouse and can accommodate vertical and/or horizontal movement of the floating power house. The pressurized water delivery system can include a segmented penstock coupling the turbine to an intake, and individual segments of the penstock can be free to rotate about a substantially horizontal axis, such that in response to variations in a tailwater height, the floating platform rising and falling does not disrupt fluid flow from a fluid source.

BATTERY MODULE AND BATTERY PACK INCLUDING SAME

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180108881

Provided are a battery module capable of preventing damage of a battery cell in as case when the battery cell is mounted and accommodated in a cell cartridge, and a battery pack including the battery module. The battery module according to the present disclosure includes a plurality of battery cells, at least one cell cartridge configured to guide stacking of the plurality of battery cells and to mount therein at least one battery cell among the plurality of battery cells, and a sheet member provided between the battery cell and the cell cartridge, and the sheet member is adhered to the battery cell on a surface where the sheet member contacts the battery cell and is adhered to the cell cartridge on a surface where the sheet member contacts the cell cartridge, to fix the battery cell and the cell cartridge to each other via the sheet member.

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR A DUAL FUNCTION INRUSH LIMITING CIRCUIT

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180109177

Systems and methods are provided for a dual function inrush limiting circuit (ILC). The systems and methods may include a level shift circuit (LSC). The LSC may include a Zener diode, a block diode and a capacitor. The Zener diode being in anti-series with respect to the block diode. The ILC may further include a switch electrically coupled to the LSC, an input terminal and an output terminal. The LSC may be configured to activate the switch such to electrically couple the input terminal to the output terminal. The ILC may include a direct current (DC)-DC converter electrically coupled to the output terminal. The DC-DC converter being electrically coupled to the input terminal when the switch is activated.

GEARBOX LUBRICATION SYSTEM FOR AIRCRAFT

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180106360

A gearbox for a rotary wing aircraft including a sump, a primary lubricant reservoir fluidically connected to the sump, one or more primary lubricant jets fluidically connected to the primary lubricant reservoir, an auxiliary lubricant reservoir fluidically connected to the sump, one or more auxiliary lubricant jets fluidically connected to the auxiliary lubricant reservoir, and at least one valve selectively fluidically connecting the sump and the primary lubricant reservoir based on a first lubricant pressure and the sump and the auxiliary lubricant reservoir based on a second lubricant pressure at the at least one valve.

CHEMICALLY AND METABOLICALLY STABLE DIPEPTIDE POSSESSING POTENT SODIUM CHANNEL BLOCKER ACTIVITY

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180104241

A very stable, selective and nrenally safe sodium channel blocker represented by the formula:

HVAC SYSTEM WITH POSITIVE TEMPERATURE COEFFICIENT VARYING ALONG LENGTH OF HEAT ROD

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180105018

In a first aspect, a vehicle HVAC system includes: a housing that defines at least first and second air conduits to a vehicle interior compartment; and at least first and second heat rods that each traverses the first and second air conduits, wherein a first positive temperature coefficient along a length of the first heat rod is greater at the first air conduit than at the second air conduit, and wherein a second positive temperature coefficient along a length of the second heat rod is greater at the second air conduit than at the first air conduit.

ADAPTIVE MATCHING NETWORK

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180109235

A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure can include, for example, an apparatus having a matching network adapted to reduce a magnitude of a signal reflection at a port of the matching network. The matching network can have one or more controllable variable reactive elements. A controller can be adapted to determine reflection coefficient information from incident and reflected waves sampled at the port of the matching network, and follow at least one cycle of a coarse tune process for generating one or more control signals to tune one or more reactances of the one or more controllable variable reactive elements. Additional embodiments are disclosed.

THEACRINE-BASED SUPPLEMENT AND METHOD OF USE THEREOF IN A SYNERGISTIC COMBINATION WITH CAFFEINE

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180104248

A human dietary supplement comprises theacrine and optionally other compounds that modulate the effects of theacrine. Uses for the theacrine-containing supplement include improvement of at least one of mood, energy, focus, concentration or sexual desire or a reduction of at least one of anxiety or fatigue. A synergistic composition comprises co-administration of theacrine and caffeine, wherein the co-administered caffeine reduces theacrine oral clearance (CL/F) and oral volume of distribution (Vd/F). In addition, the co-administered caffeine increases area under the plasma concentration time curve (AUC) of theacrine, and increases theacrine maximum plasma concentration (C max ) in comparison with the corresponding pharmacokinetic parameters when theacrine is administered alone.

CONNECTOR FOR A MEDICAL CONTAINERR

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180104148

A connector for a medical container comprises a connector element to be attached to the medical container for providing a port to the medical container. The connector element comprises a head section and a pinch-off section adjoining the head section. The head section comprises an opening and the pinch-off section encloses an inner lumen being in fluid connection with the opening of the head section for proving a fluid path through the connector element. The pinch-off section is flexibly deformable for pinching off the fluid path. A closure element is attachable to the head section for closing the opening of the head section, and a pierceable membrane element is held between the head section of the connector element and the closure element. A deflection element extends from the head section towards the inner lumen for deflecting a needle of a delivery device when piercing the membrane element.

REROUTING BUS DATA SIGNALS FROM FAULTY SIGNAL CARRIERS TO EXISTING HEALTHY SIGNAL CARRIERS

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180109312

A first set of signal carriers of a plurality of signal carriers may be determined to be faulty. The first set of signal carriers may be for transmitting a first set of respective lane signals of a plurality of lane signals. A second set of signal carriers of the plurality of signal carriers may be identified as not faulty. The second set of signal carriers may be for transmitting a second set of lane signals of the plurality of lane signals. Based on the determining and identifying, one or more of the first set of lane signals may be routed from the first set of signal carriers through a first subset of the second set of signal carriers, the routing of the one or more of the first set of lane signals may cause a bandwidth capacity to increase to a highest available bandwidth.

HAIR DRYER HOLDER SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180103741

The present invention is a hair dryer holder system that can automatically control the movements of a hair dryer mounted thereon in a desired distance according to the movements of the hair brush/comb during the hair styling operation. The hair dryer holder system is a computer aided pivoting device having a tracking system to track the movements of the hair brush/comb and pivot means to provide rotation on orthogonal pivot axis (x, y, or z axis), and can be used to allow the hair dryer mounted thereon to rotate with three degrees of freedom. The hair dryer holder system is programmable to align with the movements of the hair brush/comb in a desired distance and angle to achieve an automatic and hands free hair dryer.

Strong Fibrous Structures

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180105996

Articles, such as sanitary tissue products, including fibrous structures, and more particularly articles including fibrous structures having a plurality of fibrous elements wherein the article exhibits differential cellulose content throughout the thickness of the article and methods for making same are provided.

SYSTEM HAVING AUTOMATED ROUTE DETECTION AND APP INITIATION

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180106624

A system is disclosed for managing waste services by a service vehicle. The system may have a locating device configured to generate a location signal, a sensor configured to generate a service signal indicative of a waste service being performed, an input device, and a controller in communication with the locating device, the sensor, and the input device. The controller may be configured to make a determination that the service vehicle has made at least one service stop based on the location and service signals, and to make a comparison of characteristics of the at least one service stop with characteristics of at least one service stop of at least one known service route. Based on the comparison, the controller may be further configured to selectively transmit the recorded characteristics offboard the service vehicle.

VEHICLE RFID TAG

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180107911

The utility model discloses a vehicle RFID tag comprising a first glue layer, IR/UV protective layers, an INLAY layer, a second glue layer and a print layer, and the first glue layer, the INLAY layer, the second glue layer and the print layer are sequentially arranged in a stacked mode; the INLAY layer comprises a fragile layer, an RFID antenna layer and an RFID chip, and the fragile layer, the RFID antenna layer and the RFID chip are sequentially arranged in a stacked mode; the areas of the IR/UV protective layers are larger than the area of the RFID chip, and the viscosity of the first glue layer is larger than that of the second glue layer. The utility model has the beneficial effects that the anti-dismantling function is achieved, and the RFID chip can be protected against damage caused by ultraviolet rays and infrared rays.

ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180108870

The present specification relates to an organic light emitting display device.

FRONT FORK

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180105225

There is provided a front fork provided with a plurality of adjusters, while including a spring adjuster. In order to achieve the above object, in a front fork F according to the means for solving the problem of the present invention, a spring adjuster A is rotatably mounted on a position eccentric to a center O of a cap 4 as viewed in an axial direction and includes a screw portion 35 disposed in an outer periphery protruded into a fork main body 1, and a plate P in which the screw portion 35 of the spring adjuster A is screwed to change support positions of a suspension spring S is brought into contact with a case (tubular member) 14 a at two points on both sides in a circumferential direction of the normal of the case 14 a that passes a mounting center of the spring adjuster A. Accordingly, while being prevented from rotating, the plate P can be downsized and can be disposed so as not to interfere with first and second adjusters 5, 6.

DEVICE AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING DIRCT ACCESS OF A COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT TO A VIRTUAL STORE OF A NETWORK OPERATOR

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180109943

A device is intended for controlling access of a communication equipment of a user to virtual stores of network operators accessible into servers. This device comprises a control means arranged, when this user provides the communication equipment of the user equipment with an access code associated to a virtual store of a network operator, for determining a communication identifier of a virtual store page corresponding to this access code and to data defining a context of the communication equipment into a table establishing correspondences between access codes and communication identifiers of pages of virtual stores providing offers corresponding to communication equipment contexts, then for triggering access by the communication equipment to the virtual store page associated to the determined communication identifier to allow the user to select an offer contained into this virtual store page.

CATIONIC LIPID

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180105493

The present invention provides a cationic lipid which can be used for nucleic acid delivery to a cytoplasm and which is possible to solve the problem of physical stability of a lipid complex. This cationic lipid is a compound represented by the general formula (3) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof:

GEARING SYSTEM FOR COMPOUND GEAR REDUCTION

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180106329

A transmission comprising an input shaft connectable to a power generation device such that the input shaft is rotatable at a power input rotational speed, an output shaft connectable to a driveline of the vehicle, and a plurality of gear sets selectable to operably connect the input shaft to the output shaft providing a rotational speed reduction ratio therebetween. The gear sets comprise a master active gear set having a master gear ratio, a slave active gear set having a slave gear ratio, and a passive gear set having a passive gear ratio. The passive gear set is operable to selectively engage the master and slave active gear sets to provide the high numeric compound ratio rotational speed reduction that is the product of the master active gear ratio, the slave active gear ratio and the passive gear ratio.

Integrated strained stacked nanosheet FET

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180108751

Transistors include stress liners, with one or more semiconductor structures between the stress liners. The stress liners provide a stress on the one or more semiconductor structures. A gate is formed over and around the one or more semiconductor structures. A source and drain region is formed on the one or more semiconductor structures on opposite sides of the gate, between the stress liners.

DETERGENT COMPOSITION

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180105772

The present invention concerns a detergent comprising a deoxyribonuclease (DNase). The present invention further relates to methods and uses of the detergent comprising a deoxyribonuclease (DNase) for laundering.

RARE EARTH MAGNET

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180108463

A rare earth magnet includes main phase grains having an R 2 T 14 B type crystal structure. The main phase grains include C. A concentration ratio A1 (A1=C/C) of the main phase grains is 1.50 or more, where C and C are respectively a highest concentration of C and a lowest concentration of C in one main phase grain.

SPICE MARKING METHODS FOR FOODSTUFFS

Pub Date: 2018-04-19

Pub Number: US20180103677

A method of transferring an edible image to a substrate includes mounting a printing plate having an image to a roller; depositing an edible adhesive on the image; transferring the edible adhesive to a substrate; and depositing an edible coating on the adhesive coated substrate thereby transferring a mirror copy of the image onto the substrate. The method may further include placing the edible image in contact with foodstuff and applying pressure or a vacuum to transfer the edible image to the foodstuff. The edible image can be placed onto a foodstuff and light pressure or vacuum can be applied to transfer the image. The foodstuff can be held under pressure or vacuum until the image has transferred.