Total 7479 patents for "2018-06-14"

VEHICLE REVERSE GEAR SMART-ALERT DEVICE

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180162270

The various embodiments herein provide a reverse gear sensor and alert device for a vehicle comprising an electronic hub, a motor and a tail. The electronic hub comprises a control electronics circuitry (CEC), an audible buzzer, and an ultrasonic buzzer. The electronic hub is installed over a base frame attached to a rear body of the vehicle and is connected with a power source. The tail is attached to the electronic hub through the motor. The tail comprises a plurality of illumination members fixed on an outer surface of the tail and are powered through the motor. The power supply allows a flow of current to the motor on detecting a reverse gear activation in the vehicle. The current flow energizes the motor leading to a protrusion of the tail out of the vehicle. The plurality of illumination members, the audible buzzer, and the ultrasonic buzzer are activated on activation of the reverse gear.

ANTI-PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS NITROIMIDAZOLE DERIVATIVE

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180162878

Disclosed is a substituted nitroimidazole derivative, which is mainly used for treating related diseases caused by mycobacterial infections, such as Mycobacterium tuberculosis, especially being suitable for diseases caused by resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

POWER FEEDING DEVICE, POWER FEEDING SYSTEM, AND CONTROL METHOD OF POWER FEEDING DEVICE

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180166886

A power feeding device coupled to a power receiving device via a USB cable having an authentication chip includes: a communication circuit communicating with the power receiving device; an authentication circuit executing an authentication process with the authentication chip; a power supply circuit supplying power to a power supply line in the USB cable; and a control circuit controlling the power supply circuit based on the authentication process and power supply information of the power feeding device from the communication circuit. When the authentication process between the authentication chip and the authentication circuit succeeds, the control circuit instructs to supply requested voltage and current to the power supply line. When the authentication process between the authentication chip and the authentication circuit fails, the control circuit instructs to supply to the power supply line the requested voltage and a restricted current that restricts the requested current.

Geographically Locating Malfunction Sources for Motor Vehicles

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180165890

The invention relates to a method for geographically localizing triggers for malfunctions in a motor vehicle, wherein the malfunction of the motor vehicle is detected and an error entry describing the malfunction in an error memory of the motor vehicle is generated, and a geo-position (XY) of the motor vehicle is detected and stored by a localization device of the motor vehicle pp(1). Subsequently, during an error diagnosis of the motor vehicle, the error entry from the error memory of the motor vehicle is read out by an analysis device located outside the motor vehicle and a trigger class (14) describing a trigger of the malfunction is received for the error entry. The geo-position (XY) of the motor vehicle and the malfunction are stored in a corresponding digital map for the trigger class.

INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS THAT CONTROLS POWER SUPPLY TO DIFFERENT DESTINATIONS, METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE SAME, AND STORAGE MEDIUM

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180167527

An information processing apparatus capable of properly supplying electric power to a power supply destination associated with each function of a USB device. An MFP as the information processing apparatus is capable of operating in a power saving mode. A USB device having both of a Bluetooth communication function and a wireless LAN communication function is connected to the MFP. When an instruction for returning from the power saving mode is received from the USB device, it is determined whether the return instruction is an instruction generated due to the Bluetooth communication function or an instruction generated due to the wireless LAN communication function. Electric power supply destinations to which electric power is to be supplied when the information processing apparatus returns from the power saving mode are decided based on a result of the determination.

SECURED ATTACHMENT MANAGEMENT

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180167400

The secure management of attachments is described. In one example, a message is received by a device management computing environment from a client computing device. The message can include an addressee list, a resource locator to a file, and a schedule associated with an event, for example. The message is intended for distribution to a number of other client devices along with the file according to the addressee list. However, the file is not directly attached to the message. Instead, the distribution of and access to the file is managed separately and securely by the device management computing environment. The device management computing environment can cause the file to be accessible through the client devices using the resource locator based on the schedule associated with the event. Further, after the event, the device management computing environment can cause the file to be inaccessible and/or removed from the client devices.

Methods and Systems for Editing Content of a Personalized Video

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180164990

An exemplary method to edit a personalized video includes: displaying, in a first portion of the display, a first image slide of a scene in a personalized video, wherein the first image slide includes a first image and the scene includes one or more image slides showing one or more respective images. The method further includes displaying, in a second portion of the display, a plurality of suggested images selectable for inclusion in the scene. The method further includes detecting selection of a second image in the plurality of suggested images and in response to detecting the selection of the second image, replacing the first image with the second image in the first image slide.

Electronic Device With Antenna Integrated Connector Shroud for Wireless Communication of Diagnostics

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180166768

The subject matter disclosed herein describes integrating an antenna with a connector shroud of an electronic device used for conducting diagnostics. By integrating the antenna with the connector shroud, the device can be made smaller while still allowing for effective communication of results wirelessly to a remote system. In implementations such as On-board Diagnostics (OBD) II for motor vehicles, this may allow the device to remain present in the vehicle, conveniently while driving, for continuous monitoring and diagnostic feedback to a remote system, by consuming the least amount of space which may be needed by the driver.

VEHICLE HAVING BRAKE SYSTEM AND METHOD OF OPERATING

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180162339

A vehicle includes a brake pedal, a master cylinder, a braking circuit with a wheel cylinder, and a brake pressure generator. A pedal feel simulator is coupled to the master cylinder through a switchable valve. An isolation valve is provided to isolate the braking circuit from the master cylinder and the simulator circuit. A controller is programmed to couple the simulator circuit to a pressure sensor positioned in the braking circuit at a designated diagnostic time during which the brake pedal is depressed to generate a brake pedal input while the vehicle is positively parked. Increased fluid pressure from the brake pedal input is observed with the sensor in the braking circuit. The controller checks whether the pressure-increase to brake pedal input relationship indicates efficacy of the simulator circuit for continued operation of brake-by-wire operation.

Fold- and Pour-over Device and Method for Straining

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180160843

The disclosed invention is a fold- and pour-over device and method for straining comprised of a perforated disc (main body possibly with a handle) that splays out into a plurality of fold-over sections pivotally connected at an interfacing center and separated by section indicators intended to overlap when the straining device is depressed into and below the rim of a holding unit atop straining material, pre-filled in the holding unit, and upon release expands out to secure to the inside diameter of the holding unit at which time liquid, either pre-heated or to be microwaved, can be poured into the holding unit and over the top of the straining device to enter and exit through the perforations and mix with the straining material as the straining device remains securely in place through multiple refills of hot water to restrain the same material until fully expended.

Light Recycling for Projectors with High Dynamic Range

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180164665

Projection systems and/or methods for efficient use of light by recycling a portion of the light energy are disclosed. In one embodiment, a projection display system is disclosed comprising a light source; an integrated rod that receives light from said light source at a proximal end that comprise a reflective surface which may reflecting/recycle light down said integrating rod; and a modulator comprising at least one moveable mirror that reflects light received from the integrating rod in either a projection direction or a light recycling direction. In other embodiments, dual and multiple modulator projector display systems are disclosed. A first modulator may affect either a pre-modulated halftone image or may affect a highlights modulated image for a desired image to be displayed. A second modulator may be provided for primary modulation of a desired image.

SUBSTRATE PROCESSING APPARATUS

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180164702

Described herein is a technique capable of suppressing a generation of particles. A substrate processing apparatus may include: a substrate support including: a protruding portion supporting a substrate including a pattern region at a center thereof and a non-contacting region at a periphery thereof; and a bottom portion defining a space along with the protruding portion; a process chamber wherein the substrate support is provided and the substrate is processed; a process gas supply unit configured to supply a process gas into the process chamber; and a hot gas supply unit configured to heat and supply an inert gas into the space.

CAS9 MRNAS

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180163213

In certain aspects, the disclosure relates to compositions comprising modified Cas9 polyribonucleotides and methods of use, as well as Cas9 polynucleotides and polyribonucleotides.

Lens Module

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180164531

A lens module, including: a lens barrel, a first lens group having at least one lens and accommodated in the lens barrel, a spacer provided at an end of the lens barrel close to an image side, and a second lens group having at least one lens and accommodated in the spacer, the lens barrel includes a first barrel wall forming a light aperture, a second barrel wall bending and extending from the first barrel wall, the lens barrel further includes a first inner wall and a first outer wall corresponding to the first inner wall, the spacer includes a second inner wall and a second outer wall corresponding to the second inner wall, the lens barrel is fitted and fixed with the spacer. The lens module provided by the present disclosure can be assembled section by section, which is more convenient and makes the module structure more stable.

THERMAL ENERGY STORAGE PACK, THERMAL EXCHANGE UNIT, AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF THERMAL ENERGY STORAGE PACK

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180162627

An object to be cooled is quickly brought to a suitable temperature. An object to be cooled is quickly brought to a suitable temperature. A thermal energy storage pack 1 according to the present invention is a thermal energy storage pack that performs temperature management of food and/or beverage, and includes a first deep-drawn container filled with a first thermal energy storage material that exhibits phase change at a predetermined temperature, a second deep-drawn container that is overlaid by the first accommodation portion and that is filled with a second thermal energy storage material that maintains a liquid phase state at the phase change temperature of the first thermal energy storage material, and a cover material that closes off the first deep-drawn container. The second deep-drawn container comes into contact with a wine bottle.

STRONG WHITE-BOX CRYPTOGRAPHY

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180167197

A method is provided for generating an output from an input according to a secret using a white-box implementation of a cryptographic function having a first operation, a second operation, and a third operation. The method applies the input to a first operation to generate a first intermediate result, applies the first intermediate result to a second operation to generate a second intermediate result, and applies the second intermediate result to a third operation to generate the output, wherein at least two of the first operation, the second operation, and the third operation is implemented by a plurality of interconnected logic elements, the interconnection of the plurality of logic elements being comprised of one of a non-algebraic interconnection of logic elements and an algebraic interconnection of logic elements having obfuscated boundaries between the at least one of the first operation, the second operation and the third operation.

ELECTRONIC APPLIANCE

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180167528

An electronic appliance including: a first circuit board including a first processor; a second circuit board; a communication signal line configured to connect between the first circuit board and the second circuit board; and a watchdog timer reset IC, wherein the second circuit board includes: a second processor; a receiving portion configured to receive a signal via the line; a first input/output port configured to output a first signal based on an instruction from the second processor; a second input/output port configured to output a second signal in response to the receiving portion receiving a predetermined signal from the first processor; and a logical operation circuit configured to output a watchdog signal based on a logical operation result of the first signal and the second signal, and wherein the watchdog timer reset IC is configured to output a reset signal for resetting the second processor based on the watchdog signal.

CUSTOMIZED INTERNET-OF-THINGS DATA PACKAGING

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180167435

A data-brokerage service that facilitates data sharing between Internet-of-Things (IoT) platforms via peer-to-peer connections is described. In various embodiments, the data-brokerage service receives, from an IoT platform acting as data consumer, a selection of data fields included in a plurality of data streams provided from a plurality of respective IoT platforms acting as data producers. Responsive to the selection, the data-brokerage service causes the plurality of data-producer platforms to stream at least the selected data fields of the plurality of data streams to the data-consumer platform, and causes the data-consumer platform to combine the streamed data fields received from the plurality of data-producer platforms into a single target data stream.

WORK VEHICLE DRIVE WITH COMPACT MULTI-SPEED SHIFT ASSEMBLY

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180162221

A drive assembly includes a drive housing, a bearing-mounted wheel mount configured to rotate about a rotation axis with respect to the drive housing, and a shift assembly coupled between an input shaft and the wheel mount to selectably cause rotation of the wheel mount various rotational speeds. The shift assembly includes a gear set and a brake arrangement. The gear set has a first gear and a second gear, each being rotatable by the input shaft independent of the other. The brake arrangement has a first brake component and a second brake component. During rotation of the wheel mount at a first rotational speed, the first brake component brakes the first gear with respect to the drive housing. During rotation of the wheel mount at a second rotational speed, the second brake component brakes the second gear with respect to the drive housing.

RECEIVER APPARATUS, TRANSMITTER APPARATUS, AND DATA PROCESSING METHOD

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180167696

The present technology relates to a receiver apparatus, a transmitter apparatus, and a data processing method that are configured to execute an operation related with viewing history in a desired operation mode.

MODIFIED AND CONJUGATED DIENE-BASED POLYMER AND METHOD FOR PREPARING THEREOF

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180162959

The present invention provides a compound represented by Formula 1, a modified and conjugated diene-based polymer with a high modification ratio, which includes a functional group derived from the compound, a method for preparing the polymer, a rubber composition including the polymer, and a tire manufactured from the rubber composition.

ACETOGENIN MOLECULES HAVING ANTIPLATELET AND/OR ANTITHROMBIC ACTIVITIES, AND METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS THEREOF

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180161305

The present disclosure relates, according to some embodiments, to acetogenin molecules that may have antiplatelet and/or antithronibic activities. In some embodiments, the present disclosure relates to an acetogenin molecule selected from the group comprising: Acetogenin 1, Acetogenin 2, Acetogenin 3, Acetogenin 4, Acetogenin 5, Acetogenin 6, Acetogenin 7, Acetogenin 8, Acetogenin 9, Acetogenin 10, Acetogenin 11, Acetogenin 12, Acetogenin 13, and Acetogenin 14. The present disclosure relates in some embodiments to a pharmaceutical composition comprising a first acetogenin molecule and a delivery vehicle, wherein the first acetogenin molecule is selected from the group comprising: Acetogenin 1, Acetogenin 2, Acetogenin 3, Acetogenin 4, Acetogenin 5, Acetogenin 6, Acetogenin 7, Acetogenin 8, Acetogenin 9, Acetogenin 10, Acetogenin 11, Acetogenin 12, Acetogenin 13, and Acetogenin 14.

NONLINEAR ACOUSTIC RESONANCE SPECTROSCOPY (NARS) FOR DETERMINING PHYSICAL CONDITIONS OF BATTERIES

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180164383

Systems and methods of determining physical conditions of a battery, such as state of charge (SOC), state of health (SOH), quality of construction, defect, or failure state include driving two or more acoustic signals of two or more amplitudes, each acoustic signal having two or more frequencies, into the battery and detecting vibrations generated in the battery based on the two or more acoustic signals. Nonlinear response characteristics of the battery for the two or more acoustic signals are determined from the detected vibrations. The physical conditions of the battery are determined based at least in part on the nonlinear response characteristics, using nonlinear acoustic resonance spectroscopy (NARS) or nonlinear resonant ultrasound spectroscopy (NRUS).

Methods and Related Kits for Treating and Regenerating Tooth Pulp and Periapical Tissues in a Mammal

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180161394

In one embodiment, a method of regenerating tooth pulp in a mammal is provided. The method comprises removing at least a portion the existing tooth pulp of a mammal and adding amelogenin protein to the existing tooth pulp of the mammal to regenerate tooth pulp in a mammal. In another embodiment, a method of treating necrotic tooth pulp of a mammal is provided. The method comprises providing at least one necrotic tooth pulp of a mammal with an amelogenin protein. In yet another embodiment, a kit for regenerating tooth pulp in a mammal is provided. The kit comprises an adequate amount of amelogenin protein for regenerating tooth pulp in a mammal and instructions for applying the amelogenin protein to at least one tooth pulp of the mammal.

GAS THERAPY SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180160938

A respiratory event determination system can have a controller that determines the presence of a respiratory event. The respiratory event can be a mouth puff event. The controller determines the presence as a function of a sub-window of an expiratory window of the breath. The expiratory window extends between a first time ti and a second time t2. The sub-window is limited to a portion of the expiratory window. The sub-window can extend between a third time t3 and a fourth time I4. The fourth time U can be before the second time t2.

COMMON-SOURCE PACKAGING STRUCTURE

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180166423

A common-source type package structure is provided in the present invention. In the package structure, an integrated component body is configured a common-source pin region, a first arrangement region and a second arrangement region. The second and first arrangement regions are spaced apart from each other. A first MOSFET die and a second MOSFET are respectively located at the first and second arrangement region respectively, and have a top surface, a source electrode pad and a gate electrode pad. The source electrode pad and the gate electrode pad are exposed to the top surface and spaced apart from each other. A common-source connection element is connected to the source electrode pad and the common-source pin region. A gate connection element is connected to the gate electrode pad and a gate pin region of the integrated component body.

ENGINE SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180163616

An engine system includes an engine including one or more cylinders for generating a driving torque, a plurality of intake lines for supplying external air to the one or more cylinders, and one or more electric superchargers disposed on, or in, the plurality of intake lines.

LEGITIMACY VERIFICATION OF A NODE IN A DISTRIBUTED NETWORK

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180167393

According to an example, a method and a secure element legitimacy verification of a node in a distributed network is provided. The distributed network comprises a plurality of nodes and a secure element, which are connected to a shared medium of the distributed network. Each of the plurality of nodes is provisioned with an identity certificate comprising a serial number. Each serial number is specific to the respective node. The secure element receives from one of the plurality of nodes a request for legitimacy verification including the serial number. The secure element compares the serial number included in the received request with a plurality of serial numbers comprises in a whitelist maintained at the secure element. The secure element transmits back to the requesting node a request response comprising an indication whether or not the serial number is comprised in the whitelist.

VEHICLE AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THEREOF

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180162386

A vehicle includes: a sensor configured to detect an object moving in front of the vehicle; a controller configured to determine a longitudinal driving time taken for the vehicle to drive to the object, and configured to transmit a deceleration avoidance control signal gradually reducing a driving speed of the vehicle so that the vehicle is stopped before colliding with the object or a cross avoidance control signal stopping the vehicle until the object escapes from a driving lane of the vehicle, based on the longitudinal driving time and a transverse moving time of the object; and a speed regulator configured to regulate the driving speed of the vehicle in response to the transmitted control signal.

DIRECT ANALYSIS SAMPLER WITH HEAT SINK

Pub Date: 2018-06-14

Pub Number: US20180164191

A sample chamber assembly for molten metal comprises a cover plate and a housing. A first face of the housing has a depression in direct flow communication with a first opening formed at the immersion end of the housing. The cover plate and the housing are assembled together along a first plane to form a sample cavity including the depression. An analysis surface of a solidified metal sample lies in the first plane. The sample cavity and the first opening are aligned along a common longitudinal axis. The first opening is spaced apart from the first plane. A ratio of the thermal diffusivities of the solidified metal sample and the housing material is between 0.1 and 0.5. The housing is inseparable from the solidified metal sample. A portion of the housing is directly adjacent to the solidified metal sample and lies in the first plane.