Total 7912 patents for "2019-06-06"

JUICER HAVING IMPROVED JUICING PERFORMANCE

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190168476

A juicer having improved juicing performance, including: a housing in which a motor is built in; a screw housing detachably coupled to the housing; and a driving screw exposed to one side of the housing and received in the screw housing so as to rotate by being coupled to a driving shaft rotatably driven by the motor. The driving screw includes: a driving screw main body in which an installation groove opened toward the housing is formed; one or more piezoelectric element provided in the installation groove of the driving screw main body; and a contact terminal electrically connected to the piezoelectric element and electrically contacting a contact electrode provided in the housing.

Methods to produce Plant protein lectin eliminated legumes,and or nuts, and or seeds, and products therefrom

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190166892

The present invention relates to legumes, and or nuts, and or seeds, and products containing the legumes, nuts and or seeds and to their methods of preparation. More particularly, the present invention is directed towards eliminating plant protein lectins in legumes, and or nuts, and or seeds and to the methods of preparation. Plant lectins are proteins produced by plants as a poisonous defense, and found in many of the foods we eat containing nuts and or legumes and or seeds. Everyday people enjoy eating snacks like; health/nutrition bars, candy bars, soy beans, cashews or even a can of peanuts containing the plant protein lectins. Many of whom are having adverse effects from plant protein lectins.

Sheller (TM) seafood multi tool

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190166857

A substantially flat tool for the function of deshelling or cracking an object, combined with a bottle opener and function of a picker or knife, featuring a thin striking surface which favors cracking over smashing.

PULSE POLISHING MACHINE AND A METHOD THEREOF

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190168225

The present invention relates to a pulse polishing machine. In one embodiment, the machine includes a base frame having protruded vertical supports at longitudinal ends 5 and a rotor assembly placed between the vertical supports through a drive shaft. Rotor assembly having plurality of rotary disks mounted at the ends and centre of the drive shaft and a circular cam assembly fixed on the rotary disks. Further, a sheet basket assembly having plurality of circular shaped segments surrounds the rotor assembly defines the polishing chamber. An inlet means and an outlet means are positioned on the 0 sheet basket assembly at diagonally opposite ends. Segments of split covers are used to cover the polishing chamber from either ends. And the ends of the polishing chamber are covered by a pair of split covers. An electric motor is connected to one end of the drive shaft to impart rotary motion to the rotor assembly for polishing pulses.

SYSTEMS FOR INTEGRATED DECOMPOSITION AND SCANNING OF A SEMICONDUCTING WAFER

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190172729

Systems and methods are described for integrated decomposition and scanning of a semiconducting wafer, where a single chamber is utilized for decomposition and scanning of the wafer of interest.

COMMUNICATIONS METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR DYNAMIC DETECTION AND/OR MITIGATION OF ANOMALIES

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190173898

The present invention relates to communications methods and apparatus dynamically detecting and/or mitigating anomalies in communications systems/networks. An exemplary embodiment includes the steps of: processing a set of call detail records (CDRS), each CDR in said set of CDRs corresponding to an individual call and including multiple information fields providing information about the individual call to which the CDR corresponds, said processing including: generating from said CDRs, on a per CDR basis one or more Field GroupIDs using a hash function; generating for CDRs corresponding to a first Field GroupID a first set of key performance indicators (KPIs), said first set of (KPIs) including one or more KPIs corresponding to the first Field GroupID, said one or more KPIs including at least a first KPI; and determining that a first KPI violation has occurred for the first Field GroupID when the first KPI exceeds a dynamic performance threshold.

PORTABLE ODOR QUANTITATIVE DETECTOR

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190170690

The present application discloses a portable odor detector and a method for operating the same, especially for a disposable hygiene product or its raw materials, comprising a housing, a display screen, a battery assembly, a circuit board and a sampling unit, wherein the sampling unit comprises a heat-resistant housing in which a detection chamber is defined, an odor sensor is arranged in the detection chamber.

INFORMATION TRANSMISSION METHOD AND DEVICE

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190173608

Embodiments of this application provide an information transmission method and a device, so as to improve communication reliability and reduce complexity of processing by a receive end. The method includes: determining, by a terminal device, a data processing mode, where the data processing mode includes a modulation and coding mode; processing data based on the data processing mode; determining a pilot signal based on the data processing mode; and sending the pilot signal and processed data.

METHOD AND SYSTEM OF GEOLOCATION BY DIRECT CALCULATION OF MOVEMENT ELEMENTS

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190170852

A method that exploits all of the uncertainties of the ranging measurements and the positions of the anchors is provided, so as to modify the position of the anchors and arrive at a minimal squared error in the ranging measurements. The result of the implementation of the method allows the position of one or more objects in a given space to be obtained precisely.

Filter Element of a Filter Device, Filter Housing and Filter Device

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190168148

A filter element has a filter bellows with circumferential seal having a seal region and a fastening region with radial and axial fastening sections. The radial fastening section has a holding surface facing away from the filter bellows and engaging a radially inner pressure-exerting section of a housing. The axial fastening section provides a radially inner boundary of a circumferential groove of the seal region that receives a radially outer pressure-exerting section of the housing. A seal projection forms a radially outer boundary of the groove. The seal region has an axially acting sealing surface opposite the groove axially spaced farther from an axial filter bellows end face than the holding surface. Axial spacing between groove base and axially acting sealing surface is greater than a spacing between a transition of the groove base into the axial fastening section and a transition of the holding surface into the seal region.

BALANCING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TURBOMACHINE

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190170152

The balancing system has a balancing body to be mounted on a rotor of a turbomachine and a sealing ring to be mounted on a stator of the turbomachine; the sealing ring is arranged around the balancing body so that the balancing body can rotate about a rotation axis, thus there is a clearance between the body and the ring; furthermore, there is an arrangement for changing an axial position of the sealing ring during operation of the turbomachine so that the clearance can be adjusted. The possibility of adjusting clearance during operation of the turbomachine, such balancing system provides a good balancing action with a small leakage and a small risk of mechanical interference at any time during operation of the turbomachine.

CONTROL DEVICE FOR A SURGICAL INSTRUMENT

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190167077

A movement transfer mechanism for a surgical scoping device, wherein a rotational proximal input force is transformed into a longitudinal force that is conveyed down the length of an instrument channel of the scoping device, where it is transformed again into an operational movement of a distal instrument. The operational movement can be rotational movement, but may be any movement that changes the orientation or configuration of the distal instrument. By conveying a linear force along the instrument channel rather than a twisting force, the problems of slipping and discontinuous operation of the distal instrument due to friction between the instrument and the instrument channel can be reduced or eliminated.

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR REFRIGERANT LEAK MANAGEMENT

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190170383

A refrigerant leak management system includes a return inlet assembly and a purge exhaust outlet assembly. The system also includes a sensor configured to detect refrigerant proximate an air handling enclosure of a HVAC unit. The system further includes a controller configured to control the system to drive air from a conditioned interior space of a building into an external environment via the purge exhaust outlet assembly when the sensor detects the refrigerant proximate the air handling enclosure by: actuating the return inlet assembly to close the return inlet assembly, actuating the purge exhaust outlet assembly to open the purge exhaust outlet assembly, and activating a reversible supply fan of the HVAC unit in a reverse direction.

COMMUNICATION METHOD, APPARATUS, AND DEVICE

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190174416

Embodiments of the present application provide a communication method, including: the first node sends the second message to the third node, where the second message is used to instruct the third node to perform a corresponding operation. This resolves a problem of relatively high power consumption generated when the third node needs to periodically listen to a message sent by the second node when the third node performs D2D communication in a D2D communication process, and achieves an objective and an effect of effectively saving power when the third node receives information sent by the second node during D2D communication.

POINT-OF-SALE SYSTEM THAT ENABLES OR DISABLES PROCESSING BASED ON PROPER PLACEMENT OF DEVICES THEREOF

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190172034

A point-of-sale terminal includes a communication module configured to receive status data from a device that is chargeable using a charger, the status data representing whether or not the device is at a designated location where the device can be charged by the charger, and a processor configured to disable a selection of a specific processing by the point-of-sale apparatus if the status data indicating that the device is at the designated location is not received from the device, and to enable the selection of the specific processing if the status data indicating that the device is at the designated location is received from the device.

CONCEALED ELECTRICAL DOOR OPERATOR

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190169912

A door assembly includes a first door skin, a second door skin spaced apart from the first door skin and a door operator disposed between the first door skin and the second door skin. An arm extends from the door operator. The door operator includes a motor moving the arm to move the door between a closed position and an open position and between the open position and the closed position. A current sensor generates a current signal corresponding to the current to the motor. A position sensor in communication with the door arm generates a position signal corresponding to the position of the door relative to the frame. A controller communicates with the sensor and the motor. The controller controls a motor current to the motor in response to the current signal and the position signal.

FIXTURE

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190174104

A fixture includes a housing having an output device, at least one sensor, and a projector for projecting image data. The fixture further includes a fixture computing system that is communicatively coupled to the output device, the sensor, and the projector and includes a processor, and non-transitory computer memory having programming for receiving information from the at least one sensor and causing the projector to project the image data.

STEERING SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190168799

A steering system includes a steered shaft, a ball screw device, a motor, and a drive force transfer mechanism. The position of a housing relative to the steered shaft with a vehicle in straight travel state is defined as a steering neutral position of the steered shaft. A deflector passage is formed such that respective end portions thereof, which are connected to a rolling path, are in a semiperimeter range of the inner peripheral surface of a rolling element nut with the steered shaft at the steering neutral position. The range is formed to extend to a phase of 90 on both sides in the circumferential direction of the inner peripheral surface from a crossing line that is the farther from a drive pulley, of crossing lines formed with a virtual plane including respective rotational axes of the driven pulley and the drive pulley intersecting the rolling element nut.

FEMTOSECOND LASER SOURCE

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190173256

A femtosecond laser source includes an injection laser oscillator with an optical fiber doped with a given material, suitable for delivering, via an output optical fiber, a first picosecond pulse, at a first wavelength 1 ; a power amplifier with an amplifying optical fiber for producing, from the first pulse, a second pulse at the first wavelength, with an energy that is amplified relative to the first pulse, the amplifying optical fiber being doped with the same material as the optical fiber of the injection oscillator and having a length less than or equal to the distance from the point of soliton compression and greater than the distance from which the amplifying optical fiber operates in non-linear mode; a fiber with a frequency shift suitable for receiving the second pulse and generating, by Raman self-shifting, a fundamental soliton at a second wavelength 2 that is strictly greater than the first wavelength 1 .

METHOD FOR ACCESSING FLASH MODULE, ASSOCIATED FLASH CONTROLLER AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190171559

The present invention provides a method for accessing a flash module, wherein the method includes: creating a logical address group table corresponding to a block of the flash module, wherein the logical address group table records states of a plurality of logical address groups, and the state of each logical address group represents if data written into the block has any logical address within the logical address group; when the block is under a garbage collection operation, referring to the logical address group table to read at least one logical address to physical address (L2P) mapping table; and determining valid pages and invalid pages within the block according to the L2P table, for performing the garbage collection operation.

LOW COST DISPOSABLE MEDICAL SENSOR FABRICATED ON GLASS, PAPER OR PLASTICS

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190170738

Various examples are provided for low cost disposable medical sensors fabricated on glass, paper or plastics, and applications thereof. In one example, a medical sensor includes a base structure comprising a functionalized sensing area; and a transistor disposed on the base structure adjacent to the functionalized sensing area. In another example, a medical sensor includes a base structure comprising a functionalized sensing area disposed on a first electrode pad and a reference sensing area disposed on a second electrode pad separated from the first electrode pad; and a transistor having a gate electrically coupled to the second electrode pad of the base structure. A gate pulse applied to the functionalized sensing can produce a drain current corresponding to an amount of a target present in a sample disposed on the base structure.

SEMICONDUCTOR MODULE

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190172788

A semiconductor module includes a substrate, two bare chips (semiconductor elements) mounted on the substrate, and a case fixed to the substrate. A conductor pattern and five signal patterns are provided for each bare chip on an upper surface of an insulating substrate. Signal electrodes and the signal patterns of the bare chips are connected to by conductive plates. An insulating member is provided on connecting portions of the conductive plates.

DEVICE FOR LAMINAR FLOW FLUID EXTRACTION

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190168267

The present invention comprises device (10) which maintains a modified atmospheric pressure within, uses evaporation and condensation by means of heated or cooled fluid jackets and radiators to move and clean washing fluid and fans to increase and decrease the pressure of the gaseous washing fluid in a manner which causes liquid washing fluid to flow laminar within the extraction chamber. The present invention comprises a modular extraction chamber (42) which when fitted to the device (10) is in permanent communication with a boiling chamber (27) and a condensation chamber (33). These chambers are intermittently in communication with an evaporation chamber (12) and a corresponding clean solvent holding chamber (20). The evaporation chamber and the clean solvent holding tank may, upon completion of the extraction cycle sequester the pressurized washing fluid while the rest of the system is depressurized allowing for quick changeover of source material.

METHOD, APPARATUS, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR IMPROVED GRAPHICS PERFORMANCE

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190172254

A method for improving performance of generation of digitally represented graphics. The method comprises: receiving a first representation of a base primitive; providing a set of instructions associated with vertex position determination; executing said retrieved set of instructions on said first representation of said base primitive using bounded arithmetic for providing a second representation of said base primitive, and subjecting said second representation of said base primitive to a culling process. A corresponding apparatus and computer program product are also presented.

ADAPTOR FOR RESPIRATORY ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190167937

An adaptor for a respiratory assistance system delivers aerosols to a patient. The adaptor is lightweight with a small footprint to increase patient comfort. The adaptor has a nozzle and a sealing mechanism to maintain pressure therein regardless of whether the nozzle is inserted into the adaptor. The adaptor is configured to connect to medical tubing and a medicament delivery device.

ULTRASONIC FLAW DETECTING APPARATUS, ULTRASONIC FLAW DETECTING METHOD, AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF PRODUCT

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190170701

An ultrasonic flaw detecting apparatus comprises an array prove, an element-group defining circuit, a calculator, a signal receiver and a generator. The array probe comprises a plurality of piezoelectric elements, each of the plurality of piezoelectric elements being configured to transmit and receive an ultrasonic wave to and from an inspection object. The element-group defining circuit is configured to select, as an element group, plural consecutive piezoelectric elements from the plurality of piezoelectric elements, set a reference position of the element group based on array arrangement information of the plurality of piezoelectric elements in the element group and based on a weighting value of each of the plurality of piezoelectric elements in the element group, and calculate a propagation path of an ultrasonic beam from the element group based on the reference position and a predetermined refraction angle. The calculator is configured to calculate a delay time of each of the plurality of piezoelectric elements in the element group in such a manner that the ultrasonic beam is configured to propagate along the propagation path. The signal receiver is configured to receive respective ultrasonic waves received with the plurality of piezoelectric elements as detection signals. The generator is configured to generate at least one composite signal for the ultrasonic beam having the propagation path based on the detection signal and the delay time.

BENZOXAZINE-BASED MIXTURE AND USE THEREOF

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190169177

The present invention relates to a benzoxazine-based mixture and a use thereof and, more specifically, to a benzoxazine-based mixture and a use of a cured product in which the benzoxazine-based mixture is cured, wherein the benzoxazine-based mixture has high dielectric characteristics, heat resistant characteristics, and flame-retardant characteristics by comprising a benzoxazine ring in a molecular structure, and thus can be applied to a sealing material, a molding material, a template material, an adhesive, a material for an electric insulation paint, and the like, which are used for a copper clad laminate or an electronic part, used in a printed circuit board.

PRINTABLE MEDIUM

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190168527

A printable medium with a non-woven base composite supporting substrate; at least two coating layers, on the image side of the composite supporting substrate, that include an ink fixing layer, directly applied upon the supporting substrate, comprising a salt; and an image receiving layer, applied over the ink fixing layer, including pigment fillers and polymeric binders; and a barrier layer, containing a flame-retardant agent, applied on the backside of the composite supporting substrate. Also disclosed are the method for producing printed images using said media and the resulting printed material.

IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND STORAGE MEDIUM

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190174107

An image processing apparatus determines an achromatic region position based on an achromatic region detected in first image data obtained by image capturing, and calculates a color correction parameter used for performing color correction processing on second image data obtained by image capturing performed later than that of the first image data, wherein the color correction parameter is calculated based on color information about a position in the second image data corresponding to the determined achromatic region position.

METAL SUBSTRATES INCLUDING METAL OXIDE NANOPOROUS THIN FILMS AND METHODS OF MAKING THE SAME

Pub Date: 2019-06-06

Pub Number: US20190170458

The present disclosure is directed to a metal-containing apparatus including a substrate member constructed of a metal that is highly resistant to pitting corrosion and wear in aggressive media. An exemplary metal-containing apparatus is a plate heat exchanger. The metal includes an oxidation layer on the surface thereof and a thin metal oxide nanoporous film on top of the oxidation layer. The nanoporous film is highly compliant and is comprised of oxygen and aluminum, titanium, silicon, zirconium and combinations thereof.