Total 6875 patents for "2019-03-14"

DATA PROCESSING METHOD, APPARATUS, AND SMART TERMINAL

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190079665

Embodiments of the present application relate to a method, device, and system for processing data. The method includes displaying, by one or more processors associated with a terminal, a system control, the system control comprising one or more interface elements associated with a current context of the terminal, and a screen of the terminal displays the system control and at least part of an interface for a current application; receiving, by the one or more processors associated with the terminal, an input to the system control; determining an operating instruction based at least in part on the input to the system control; and performing, by the one or more processors associated with the terminal, one or more operations based at least in part on the operating instruction.

ENCODING DEVICE COMPRISING VIDEO SWITCHING DEVICE, ENCODING METHOD INCLUDING VIDEO SWITCHING DETECTION METHOD

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190082119

A video switching device includes a video switching unit that has at least two video signal input units, and an encoding device. The video switching unit includes a switch unit that outputs two signals as a result of changes in different states, the two signals being a pre-control signal and a camera switching signal, and a camera video switching unit that switches two video signals. The encoding device includes an encoding unit that encodes video signals, and a control unit that, by means of the pre-control signal, reduces the amount of code generated by the encoding unit.

SYSTEM FOR CONTROLLING WORK VEHICLE, METHOD FOR CONTROLLING WORK VEHICLE, AND WORK VEHICLE

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190078298

A sensor outputs a signal indicating an excavation start position at which a work implement starts excavation. A controller determines an inclination angle of a virtual design surface so that an amount of soil between the virtual design surface extending from the excavation start position and a current landscape matches a predetermined target amount of soil. The controller generates a command signal that causes the work implement to move along the virtual design surface extending from the excavation start position in a direction inclined at the inclination angle.

CAPACITOR INCLUDING FIRST ELECTRODE, DIELECTRIC LAYER, AND SECOND ELECTRODE, IMAGE SENSOR, AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING CAPACITOR

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190081096

A capacitor includes a first electrode, a second electrode facing the first electrode, and a dielectric layer disposed between the first and second electrodes and being in contact with each of the first and second electrodes. The dielectric layer has a thickness of 10 nm or more. The first electrode contains carbon. At the interface between the dielectric layer and the first electrode, an elemental percentage of carbon is 30 atomic % or less.

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR NOISE, VIBRATION, AND LIGHT POLLUTION MANAGEMENT ON RIG SYSTEMS

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190078394

A system including a rig site with at least one pollution control system located on the rig site. The pollution control system is configured to modify an output of light, noise, or vibrations from the rig site to an environment surrounding the rig site. Additionally, the pollution control system may include at least one active noise cancellation device, at least one active vibration cancellation device, and/or at least one active light control system to modify the light, noise, or vibrations.

CONTEXT-AWARE DATA COMMENTING SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190079969

A system includes reception of a first query of a transaction table from a first client system, generation of a first result set based on the first query, transmission of the first result set to the first client system, reception of a first subset of the first result set from the first client system, the first subset of the first result set associated with a first user, determination of whether to present a first stored comment to the first user based on the first subset of the first result set, a first context associated with the first stored comment, and data security information associated with the first user, and, if it is determined to present the first stored comment to the first user, transmission of the first stored comment to the first client system.

LIGHT EMITTING PANEL

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190081026

A light emitting panel according to this embodiment includes a plurality of light emitting modules, and the plurality of light emitting modules each include: a first insulation film that is light transmissive; a second insulation film which is disposed so as to face the first insulation film, and which is light transmissive; a conductive layer formed on at least either one of the first insulation film or the second insulation film; and a plurality of light emitting elements which is disposed between the first insulation film and the second insulation film, is disposed so as to form a predetermined pattern, and is connected to the conductive layer.

TRANSFER DEVICE, TRANSFER METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190081903

According to an embodiment, a transfer device includes one or more hardware processors configured to function as a control unit and a first transfer unit. The control unit is configured to, by referring to scheduling information indicating a schedule of a timing at which data transfer occurs, dynamically control a maximum data request size that transfer of the data from a first storage unit to a second storage unit can be requested without waiting for reception of read completion notification. The first transfer unit is configured to read the data from the first storage unit and transfer the data to the second storage unit in units of maximum data transfer size equal to or less than the maximum data request size.

TREATMENT OF TISSUE DISORDERS

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190076440

Aspects of the present invention relate inter alia to the treatment of disorders which are characterised by inappropriate intracellular protein accumulation using carbamazepine and/or a carbamazepine-like compound. Also described herein are methods of treating such disorders comprising administering a composition comprising carbamazepine or a carbamazepine-like compound to a subject in need thereof. Exemplary disorders include for example connective tissue disorders.

INTELLIGENT FILE RECOMMENDATION

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190079946

In example embodiments, a server stores, in one or more data repositories, a plurality of files that are accessible to a first user of a client device. The server computes, for each file in the plurality of files, a score representing a likelihood that the first user will access the file. The server determines that, for one or more files from the plurality of files, the score exceeds a threshold. The server caches the one or more files in a local cache memory of the client device in response to determining that the score exceeds the threshold.

Conveying Assembly for Snowmaking Apparatus

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190078825

A snow conveying assembly for use with a snow making machine includes an impeller for receiving snow from the snow making machine and accelerating the snow; and an ejector tube, which receives the snow from the impeller, further accelerates the snow and discharges the snow from the assembly. The ejector tube contains a venturi throat. Snow from the impeller is conveyed via a snow inlet tube into the ejector tube immediately upstream of a venturi throat and air under pressure is blown into the ejector tube upstream of the venturi throat to further accelerate the snow.

SYSTEMS, METHODS, AND APPARATUSES FOR ANIMAL WEIGHT MONITORING AND MANAGEMENT

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190075756

Systems, methods, or apparatuses for animal weight monitoring/managing may comprise at least an identification tag detector, weight sensors, a platform, a localized computing device/remote server, an animal profile database, an analysis module, and/or a graphical user interface. In some examples, the systems, methods, and/or apparatuses may determine an identifier from an identification tag and associate, based on analysis from the analysis module, the identifier with a weight value determined from a weight signal received from the one or more weight sensors. The systems, methods, or apparatuses may improve weight monitoring and management of animals (e.g., bovine cattle) by providing interactive elements for monitoring the weight(s) of one or more animals associated with one or more identifiers, filtering the one more animals into groups for supplier, competitor, and animal health analysis, and presents the results in a manner that improves comprehension of the data and enables scheduling follow-up processes.

Gas-Loading and Packaging Method and Apparatus

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190077657

A gas-loading and packaging system is provided for loading a material used in a hydrogen fuel cell with gas and packaging the material in a sealed container. The gas may comprise a hydrogen gas or other gas. The material may, for example, comprise zeolite. The material is loaded with gas by exposing the material to the gas under high pressure and a cryogenic temperature of about 93 Kelvin or lower. When the material is exposed to gas under pressure and at cryogenic temperature, the gas absorbs into or adsorbs onto the material. The mass of the material is continuously monitored and used to determine when the material is loaded with the desired amount of gas. After the material is loaded with gas, high pressure and cryogenic temperature is maintained while the material is packaged and sealed in a cryogenically cooled container.

HEAD PROFILE FOR A GOLF IRON

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190076706

The head of a golf iron having an improved profile that enables a golfer to accurately align the club head with a golf ball so that the club head will strike the ball at the sweet spot located on the club face. The club head has a top edge which runs above the club face and includes first and second portions that extend in first and second directions. The boundary line between the first and second portions at the top edge of the club head lies in a vertical sweet spot reference plane with the center of the sweet spot. The boundary line at the top edge of the club head is visible to the golfer looking down at his club head so as to provide the golfer with an indication of the location of the sweet spot on the club face at which to strike the golf ball during his swing.

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DISTRIBUTED DYNAMIC RESOURCE COMMITMENT

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190082053

A system for managing resource commitment in a contact center includes: a processor; and a memory, wherein the memory stores instructions that cause the processor to: receive over a shared data communications channel a request for contact center resources, wherein the request is for handling activities for the contact center. having an activity type; transmit a signal to initiate a raise round according to the request over the data communications channel to a pool of resources registered to communicate on the data communications channel; receive a plurality of volunteer signals from a plurality of volunteering resources from the pool of resources; select one or more of the plurality of the volunteering resources for fulfilling the request; and transmit a message to the selected volunteering resources for committing the selected volunteering resources to the request, wherein the committed resources are selected for routing an activity having the activity type.

ELECTRICAL ENCLOSURE WITH A GREAT HEAT-DISSIPATION AND AN INGRESS PROTECTION RATING EQUAL OR GREATER THAN LEVEL 65

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190082557

The present invention relates to an electrical enclosure with a great heat dissipation and an ingress protection rating equal or greater than level 65, including a sealed enclosure housing and a heat bridge configured inside the sealed enclosure housing. One end of the heat bridge is connected to the heat-emitting electrical components configured inside the sealed enclosure, and the other end is connected to the heat-absorbing layer on the sealed enclosure housing. The electrical components generate heat while working. The generated heat is rapidly conducted to the heat-absorbing layer on the enclosure housing through the heat bridge with a good heat-conducting performance, and then conducted to the heat dissipation layer through the reinforced layer. The heat is dissipated to the exterior space through such structure to keep a suitable temperature inside the sealed enclosure.

ARRAY SUBSTRATE

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190081124

An array substrate includes a device array, a bonding pad, and at least one support structure. The bonding pad is located in a bonding area and is electrically connected to the device array. A horizontal distance between the at least one support structure and the bonding pad is between 5 m and 1000 m.

DEVICE AND METHOD IN WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190081738

A device includes a transmitting unit configured to transmit a first allocation signal synthesized by use of the superimposed coding to plenty of user equipment at least including a first and a second user equipment, and the first allocation signal at least including a first power signal part for the first user equipment and a second power signal part for the second user equipment; a receiving unit that receives at least a feedback retransmission request from the first and the second user equipment; and a processing unit that processes the first and the second power signal parts with a preset processing coefficient to obtain a second allocation signal in response to the retransmission request.

BIOMETRIC RECOGNITION FOR UNCONTROLLED ACQUISITION ENVIRONMENTS

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190080068

A computer-implemented method of registering image data in the context of a biometric security system includes receiving an indication of image data, detecting a first point set and a second point set, based on the image data, and generating a metric of closeness between the first point set and the second point set. In addition, the computer-implemented method includes applying the metric of closeness to a transformation model to obtain a transformation parameter and transforming the first point set with respect to the second point set, based on the transformation parameter. Further, the computer-implemented method includes determining whether transformation of the first point set with respect to the second point set indicates convergence and, if so, generating an output indicative of an aligned point set.

LOOP DETECTION AND AVOIDANCE FOR SEGMENT ROUTED TRAFFIC ENGINEERED PATHS

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190081887

A method is described and in one embodiment includes receiving a packet of a traffic flow at an ingress node of a communications network; routing the packet to an egress node of the communications network via a first path comprising a tunnel if the packet was received from a node external to the communications network; and routing the packet to the egress node of the communications network via a second path that does not traverse the tunnel if the packet was received from a node internal to the communications network. The first path is identified by a first Forwarding Information Base (FIB) entry corresponding to the flow and the second path is identified by a second FIB entry corresponding to the flow.

MECHANISM AND APPARATUS FOR PATH PROTECTION WHEN USING COMPRESSED SEGMENT ROUTING LABEL STACKS

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190081897

Systems and methods of network traffic engineering are provided. The system includes a switch and a controller. The controller can maintain a monitoring segment identifier set defining a path for traffic intended for a destination device. The controller can maintain a forwarding segment identifier set representing a compressed version of the monitoring segment identifier set such that traffic, when labeled according to the forwarding segment identifier set, will follow the path defined by the monitoring segment identifier set. The controller can monitor a status of the path defined by the monitoring segment identifier set. The controller can, subject to determining that the path defined by the monitoring segment identifier set is invalid, cause the switch to not label a packet received at the switch according to the forwarding segment identifier set.

MICROCAPSULES PRODUCED FROM BLENDED SOL-GEL PRECURSORS AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190076811

The present invention features microcapsule particle compositions with an oil or aqueous liquid core, and shell composed of a blend of metal or semi-metal oxide polymers. Methods for preparing and using the microcapsule particles in personal care, therapeutic, cosmetic and cosmeceutic products are also provided.

METHODS FOR TANNING ANIMAL SKINS

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190078169

A method for tanning animal skin may include: putting the animal skin in contact with a first tanning bath comprising (weight percentages referring to a pelt weight of the animal skin): water, at least one C 2 -C 8 aliphatic dialdehyde in a quantity within a range of 2%-30%, and/or at least one non-ionic surfactant in a quantity within a range of 0.1%-20%, wherein the first tanning bath has a pH within a range of 1-5 and a density within a range of 3 B-10 B bringing the pH of the first tanning bath to a pH greater than 5 and less than or equal to 8; and/or washing the animal skin to obtain a tanned animal skin.

SENSOR

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190078927

According to one embodiment, a sensor includes a transmission/reception device and a processing device. The transmission/reception device is configured to emit a pulse wave having a first frequency toward liquid in a container, to receive a reflection wave of the pulse wave, and to output a first signal. The container includes a part in contact with the liquid. The processing device is capable of outputting strength of a first frequency reflection wave of a first frequency band contained in a second signal and strength of a second frequency reflection wave of a second frequency band contained in a third signal. The third signal is obtained by squaring the second signal. The second signal is obtained by subtracting a fourth signal from the first signal. The fourth signal is obtained by integrating the first signal. The first frequency band includes the first frequency.

SYSTEMS, COMPOSITIONS, AND METHODS FOR TARGETED CHALLENGE AND IDENTIFICATION OF GUT MICROBIOTA

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190076081

Identifying gut microbiota in a specific site of the gut through production of a measurable response following introduction of a challenge agent to the specific site of the gut is disclosed. A composition embodiment includes, but is not limited to, a challenge agent configured to elicit a measurable response by the at least one targeted microbe at the specific site in the gut, the measurable response detectable in a bodily gaseous emission; and a controlled release system encompassing at least a portion of the challenge agent, the controlled release system configured to access the specific site of the gut.

Integrated measurement and micromechanical positioning apparatus for real-time test control

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190077024

The invention relates to a measurement device (120), for example for testing, comprising a micromechanical positioning actuator (130) for causing movement of a sensor (150) with respect to a target (110), a positioning controller (145), the positioning controller (145) having an output coupled to the actuator (130) for controlling the movement, and the having an input coupled to the sensor (150) for receiving a sensor signal from the sensor (150) to the positioning controller (145), and the positioning controller (145) arranged to control the movement based on the sensor signal. The measurement device (120) may have memory for storing positioning control instructions (300). The positioning controller (145) may be arranged to control said movement based on said sensor signal and said positioning control instructions (300).

VEHICLE WHEEL

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190077190

An auxiliary air chamber member includes: a lower surface arranged on the outer circumferential surface side of a well section; an upper surface arranged outward from the lower surface; an auxiliary air chamber formed between the upper surface and the lower surface; a pair of edges that join the lower surface and the upper surface on both sides in the width direction and that engage with the well section; and a plurality of joining sections that partially join the upper surface and the lower surface as a result of being sunk into the interior of the auxiliary air chamber from the upper surface and the lower surface between one edge and the other edge along the wheel width direction Y. The joining points of the individual joining sections are arranged on the strong axis of the cross-sectional main axis of the auxiliary air chamber member in an axial right section.

MICRO PHONE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190082268

A microphone includes: a vibration electrode disposed in an upper portion of a substrate which has an acoustic hole; a fixed electrode separated from the upper portion of the vibration electrode by a reference distance and having an insulation membrane on each of an upper surface and a lower surface of the fixed electrode; and a piezoelectric electrode having a plurality of beams disposed in a radial direction outwards from a center of an upper portion of the fixed electrode and uniformly maintaining a space between the vibration electrode and the fixed electrode by bending the fixed electrode in one direction according to an input voltage.

METHOD AND DEVICE FOR RESPONDING TO A QUERY

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190082305

A process and device for responding to a query includes receiving, at an electronic computing device, a query for providing a response at a first communication device. The process further includes determining that the response to the query is to be provided as a group response to communication devices in the first communication group. When one or more of the communication devices do not have permission to receive the group response, the electronic computing device causes modification of the group response to generate a second response and provides the second response to at least one of the communication devices in the first communication group. Alternatively, the electronic computing device alters an output action and provides the group response to at least one of the communication devices in the first communication group in accordance with the altered output action.

OPTOELECTRONIC DEVICE AND ADAPTIVE ILLUMINATION SYSTEM USING THE SAME

Pub Date: 2019-03-14

Pub Number: US20190082508

An automotive headlight is disclosed including: an optical unit including a plurality of optical elements, each optical element having a different central direction; a segmented light-emitting diode (LED) chip including a plurality of LEDs that are separated by trenches formed on the segmented LED chip and arranged in a plurality of sections, each section being aligned with a different respective optical element, and each section including at least one first LED and at least one second LED; and a controller configured to: apply a forward bias to each of the first LEDs, apply a reverse bias to each of the second LEDs, and change a brightness of the first LEDs in any section based on a signal generated by the second LED in that section.