Total 7329 patents for "2019-08-22"

HEAT GENERATING SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190257551

A heat generating system includes a heat-generating element cell and a circulation device. The heat-generating element cell includes a container having a recovery port and a discharge port, and a reactant that is provided in the container, is made from a hydrogen storage metal or a hydrogen storage alloy, has metal nanoparticles on a surface of the reactant. The heat-generating element cell generates excess heat when hydrogen-based gas contributing to heat generation is supplied into the container and hydrogen atoms are occluded in the metal nanoparticles. The circulation device circulates the hydrogen-based gas in the heat-generating element cell. The circulation device includes a circulating passage that is provided outside the container and connects the recovery port to the discharge port, a pump circulates the hydrogen-based gas in the container via the circulating passage, and a filter on the circulating passage adsorbs and removes the impurities in the hydrogen-based gas.

ACCELERATING HUMAN UNDERSTANDING OF MEDICAL IMAGES BY DYNAMIC IMAGE ALTERATION

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190259492

A method, computer system, and a computer program product for dynamically altering at least one image is provided. The present invention may include receiving a plurality of data, wherein the received plurality of data includes at least one existing medical image. The present invention may also include determining that one or more user instructions for the received existing image were received. The present invention may then include implementing the one or more user instructions on the received existing medical image. The present invention may also include altering the received existing medical image based on the one or more implemented user instructions and a medical knowledge base.

TEMPERATURE CONTROLLED SHOWERHEAD

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190256977

A temperature controlled showerhead for chemical vapor deposition (CVD) chambers enhances heat dissipation to enable accurate temperature control with an electric heater. Heat dissipates by conduction through a showerhead stem and fluid passageway and radiation from a back plate. A temperature control system includes one or more temperature controlled showerheads in a CVD chamber with fluid passageways serially connected to a heat exchanger.

PHYTOCHEMICAL EXTRACTION SYSTEM AND METHODS TO EXTRACT PHYTOCHEMICALS FROM PLANTS INCLUDING PLANTS OF THE FAMILY CANNABACEAE SENSU STRICTO

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190255461

A system of and for extraction or removal of phytochemicals from plants, including those of the plant family Cannabaceae sensu stricto. More specifically, a system for extracting essential oils from plants, such as cannabis, without the use of a solvent.

SELF-STORAGE FACILITY, FABRICATION, AND METHODOLOGY

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190257073

A self-storage facility. The facility comprises a plurality of commercial containers located at a single facility. The facility further comprises at least one dividing wall within an interior of each of the plurality of containers, thereby separating the interior into a plurality of storage volumes. The facility further comprises and least one access mechanism for each of the plurality of storage volumes.

Lock Ring Segments Biased into Locked Position while Retained in Position with an Exterior Profile

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190257164

Ratchet locking segments permit one direction relative movement and then prevent reverse movement to hold a set position of a tool. The segments are axially supported in a surrounding housing using an exterior profile on each segment meshing with a conforming profile on the outer housing. The meshing is loose to allow the segments the ability to move radially while supported axially. Biasing of opposed ratcheting segments toward each other is provided by a spring or springs at opposed axial ends of each segment or within the exterior profile between the axial ends. The end biasing can be done with coiled springs or bent tabs that store potential energy when assembled or with wave springs between the segment outer profile and a surrounding outer housing.

HEARING AID DEVICE WITH INTEGRATED ANTENNA

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190261101

A hearing aid device configured to communicate wirelessly with an external device is disclosed. The hearing aid device comprises a housing with a microphone, an amplifier, where the hearing aid device comprises an antenna and either: a) a tube configured to deliver sound acoustically from a receiver in the housing to an ear mould or a dome or electrically to a receiver in an ear mould or a dome or b) a hook configured to deliver sound acoustically from a receiver in the housing to an ear mould or a dome. The antenna extends along at least a portion of the tube or the hook.

SERVICE STATE TRANSITION METHOD AND APPARATUS

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190260634

Embodiments of the present application relate to the field of communications technologies, and provide a service state transition method and an apparatus, to implement a process of an automatic state transition between different service statuses. The method includes: obtaining a target service status and a current service status of a network service; determining a first transition condition for transiting the network service from the current service status to the target service status, where the first transition condition includes status information of a first dependent object on which execution of the network service depends; and transiting, based on the first transition condition, the first dependent object from a current first service status to a second service status indicated in the status information of the first dependent object, to enable the network service to be automatically transited from the current service status to the target service status.

HANDLING RADIO RESOURCE CONTROL (RRC) CONFIGURED CHANNELS AND SIGNALS WITH CONFLICT DIRECTION

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190261454

Technology for a user equipment (UE) operable to communicate physical channels or signals based on an uplink-downlink (UL-DL) configuration is disclosed. The UE can decode the UL-DL configuration received from a New Radio (NR) base station. The UE can identify that a set of symbols of a slot correspond to a downlink based on the UL-DL configuration. The UE can determine to not transmit an uplink channel or uplink signal in the set of symbols of the slot that correspond to the downlink based on the UL-DL configuration. The uplink channel or uplink signal can include a physical uplink shared channel (PUSCH), a physical uplink control channel (PUCCH), a physical random access channel (PRACH) or a sounding reference signal (SRS).

HYDRID SOLID ELECTROLYTE FOR SECONDARY BATTERY AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREFOR

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190260077

Provided is a hybrid solid electrolyte comprising: a hybrid film including (i) 60 to 100 parts by weight of an ion conductive ceramic and (ii) 1 to 40 parts by weight of a polymer; and a liquid electrolyte including (i) an ion compound selected from the group consisting of lithium ions and sodium ions and (ii) a solvent, wherein the hybrid film is impregnated with the liquid electrolyte.

Persistent Infrared Phosphors

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190256769

Persistent infrared (IR) phosphors are disclosed. In an embodiment a phosphor has the general formula: M1 (mk) Ga (2nxyz) M2 p O (rm+3n+2p) :xSb 3+ ,yM3,zD,kM4, wherein M1 is chosen from magnesium, calcium, barium, strontium, zinc, scandium, yttrium, lanthanum, gadolinium, lutetium, or bismuth, or combinations thereof; M2 is chosen from silicon, germanium, tin, titanium, zirconium, or combinations thereof; M3 is chosen from magnesium, aluminum, indium, scandium, or combinations thereof; M4 is chosen from praseodymium, neodymium, samarium, europium, terbium, dysprosium, holmium, erbium, thulium, ytterbium, or combinations thereof; D is chosen from chromium, iron, nickel, manganese, or cobalt, or combinations thereof; and wherein 1m4; 1n3; 0p5; 0.0002x2n; 0y2n; 0.0001z0.1; 0k0.1; and r is selected from 1, 1.5, 2, 2.5, and 3.

RESOURCE CONFIGURATION METHOD, TERMINAL DEVICE, AND BASE STATION

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190260627

Embodiments of the present invention relate to a resource configuration method, a terminal device, and a base station, the embodiments are applicable for V2X. The method includes: obtaining, by a terminal device, at least one of configuration information of a first resource, configuration information of at least one set of synchronization resources, time domain period information, bitmap information, configuration information of a reserved resource, and configuration information of a time division duplex TDD system; and performing, by the terminal device, the D2D data transmission based on the bitmap information and the second resource. The terminal device may determine the quantity of reserved subframes and the time domain location of the reserved subframe based on information sent by a base station or preconfigured information, and further accurately perform the D2D data transmission by using the second resource based on the bitmap information.

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SHORT-RANGE COMMUNICATION BETWEEN DEVICES

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190259228

The present disclosure relates to systems and methods for communicating between devices using short-range communication links. More specifically, the present disclosure relates to systems and methods for communicating access-right data between devices for verification or transfer.

TIE2 RECEPTOR ACTIVATION FOR GLAUCOMA

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190256889

This invention relates to the production and genotyping of mice lacking both Angiopoietin 1 and Angiopoietin 2. This invention also relates to the use of Tie2 receptor activation for treatment of open angle glaucoma, congenital glaucoma and cystic kidney disease, and more specifically to the use of angiopoietin 1 recombinant proteins, peptides, VE-PTP phosphatase inhibitors, and Tie2- peptomimetics to improve lymphatic drainage in the Schlemm's canal and corneal limbal lymphatic system for open angle glaucoma and congenital glaucoma patients, and to slow and/or reduce the growth of cysts in patients with cystic kidney disease.

PORTED U-CUP ANNULAR WELLHEAD HANGER SEAL

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190257171

A system is disclosed as including an enclosed space within a seal for sealing an area between a hanger and a housing of a wellhead. The enclosed space traverses a first section of the seal, a middle section of the seal, and an opening at a second section of the seal. A port is provided as accessible from the housing. A tool positions the seal within the hanger and the housing so that the port is able to access the enclosed space from the housing to the hanger. A pressure applicator applies fluid into the port at a pressure, which is monitored to determine integrity of the seal. In a monitoring mode, a pressure is monitored at the port. A change in the pressure from an ambient pressure at the port may indicate an on-going issue with the seal. Methods applied to the system are also disclosed.

PREDICTING RESPONSE TO IMMUNOTHERAPY USING COMPUTER EXTRACTED FEATURES OF CANCER NUCLEI FROM HEMATOXYLIN AND EOSIN (HE) STAINED IMAGES OF NON-SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER (NSCLC)

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190259154

Embodiments access a digitized image of tissue demonstrating non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), the tissue including a plurality of cellular nuclei; segment the plurality of cellular nuclei represented in the digitized image; extract a set of nuclear radiomic features from the plurality of segmented cellular nuclei; generate at least one nuclear cell graph (CG) based on the plurality of segmented nuclei; compute a set of CG features based on the nuclear CG; provide the set of nuclear radiomic features and the set of CG features to a machine learning classifier; receive, from the machine learning classifier, a probability that the tissue will respond to immunotherapy, based, at least in part, on the set of nuclear radiomic features and the set of CG features; generate a classification of the tissue as a responder or non-responder based on the probability; and display the classification.

IMAGE CODING METHOD, IMAGE CODING APPARATUS, IMAGE DECODING METHOD AND IMAGE DECODING APPARATUS

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190261023

An image coding method including: binarizing last position information to generate (i) a binary signal which includes a first signal having a length smaller than or equal to a predetermined maximum length and does not include a second signal or (ii) a binary signal which includes the first signal having the predetermined maximum length and the second signal; first coding for arithmetically coding each of binary symbols included in the first signal using a context switched among a plurality of contexts according to a bit position of the binary symbol; and second coding for arithmetically coding the second signal using a fixed probability when the binary signal includes the second signal, wherein in the first coding, a binary symbol at a last bit position of the first signal is arithmetically coded using a context exclusive to the last bit position, when the first signal has the predetermined maximum length.

TREATMENT OF ALPHA-GALACTOSIDASE A DEFICIENCY

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190255156

The invention provides methods of treating -galactosidase A deficiency. Dosage forms, methods of administration, and methods of analyzing human -galactosidase A are also included.

NAVIGATION DEVICE WITH FAST FRAME RATE UPSHIFT

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190258329

A navigation device including an image sensor, a processor and a memory is provided. The memory stores a lookup table of a plurality of moving speeds each corresponding to one frame period. The image sensor captures image frames successively. The processor calculates a current speed according to a current image frame and a previous image frame, reads a frame period from the lookup table according to the calculated current speed, wherein the read frame period is multiplied by a ratio, which is smaller than 1, when an acceleration is confirmed by the processor according to the captured image frames.

SECNIDAZOLE FOR USE IN THE TREATMENT OF BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190255020

Embodiments are directed to a secnidazole formulations and the use of a secnidazole formulation for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis (BV).

MAGNIFICATION OPTICAL SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190258036

A magnification optical system forms an enlarged image of an object. It includes a refractive optical system including a plurality of lens groups; and a mirror train including a curved mirror, arranged in this order from an object side, a first focus structure configured to move the respective lens groups of the refractive optical system by different amounts along a normal line of a conjugate surface on the object side, and a second focus structure configured to move the respective lens groups along the normal line of the conjugate surface on the object side by different amounts from those of the first focus structure.

ELECTRODE ASSEMBLY AND RECHARGEABLE BATTERY INCLUDING THE SAME

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190260063

An electrode assembly and rechargeable battery, the electrode assembly including a first electrode including a first sub-electrode in which an active material is on both surfaces of a base substrate, a second sub-electrode in which the active material is on one surface of the base substrate, and a first electrode uncoated region extending from the first sub-electrode; a second electrode including a third sub-electrode in which an active material is on both surfaces of a base substrate, a fourth sub-electrode in which the active material is on one surface of the base substrate, and a second electrode uncoated region extending from the third sub-electrode; and a separator between the electrodes, wherein the active material at the third sub-electrode includes a protruding portion protruding therefrom, and a distance from the end of the active material at sides based on the third sub-electrode to the protruding portion is 0 to 3 mm.

ACTIVE GATE BIAS DRIVER

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190260368

A device includes a gate driver configured to output, to a gate of a switch, a turn-on voltage for activating the switch. The active gate bias driver is configured to actively drive a voltage at the gate of the switch to a first bias voltage during a first dead time of the switch and actively drive the voltage at the gate of the switch to a second bias voltage during a second dead time of the switch. The second bias voltage is different from the first bias voltage.

Media Processing and Collaboration Platform

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190261041

A system and a method are disclosed for providing a collaborative platform for audio and video media processing. In an embodiment, a system enables remote real-time processing for audio and video user commands that enables, for example, network or cloud centric audio and/or video collaborative processing. In an embodiment, a system generates static video images and thumbnail videos for uploaded video data, the static video images and thumbnails videos used to summarize the video data. In an embodiment, a system generates audio thumbnails for uploaded audio data, the audio thumbnail used to summarize the audio data. In an embodiment, a system implements distributable, modular processing nodes to perform actions for the collaborative media system. In an embodiment, a system provides a grid placement interface for overlaying one or more video and audio files during processing. In an embodiment, a system identifies song structures in audio data for use during processing.

SEAL AND BEARING ASSEMBLY WITH BEARING OUTER PORTION DEFINING SEAL STATIC PORTION

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190257214

There is disclosed a seal and bearing assembly having a bearing received within a housing. The bearing is disposed radially outwardly of a shaft and having an inner portion and an outer portion. The outer portion has a protrusion extending at least in an axial direction. An outer diameter of the outer portion is sized to provide a radial gap between the outer diameter and the housing section. The gap receives a film of lubricant for damping movements of the bearing relative to the housing section. A sealing member has a rotating portion configured for rotation with the shaft radially spaced apart from a static portion defined by the protrusion of the bearing outer portion. There is also disclosed a method of operating such an assembly.

TORQUE FLUCTUATION INHIBITING DEVICE, TORQUE CONVERTER AND POWER TRANSMISSION DEVICE

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190257385

A torque fluctuation inhibiting device configured to inhibit torque fluctuations is disclosed. The torque fluctuation inhibiting device comprises a first rotor, a second rotor disposed to be rotatable relative to the first rotor, a centrifugal element, and a cam mechanism. The centrifugal element is configured to receive a centrifugal force generated by rotation of the first rotor. The centrifugal element is disposed to be movable with respect to the first rotor. The centrifugal element includes an engaging portion configured to be engage with the first rotor. The centrifugal element is formed by a plurality of components. The cam mechanism is configured to generate a circumferential force in movement of the centrifugal element and the circumferential force reduces relative displacement between the first rotor and the second rotor.

TOUCHSCREEN PANEL

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190258347

A touchscreen panel includes a main body including a lower substrate that includes a first transparent conductive film, and an upper sheet that includes a second transparent conductive film, a static-removing film, arranged on the main body, and including a conductive film, and a lead including a conductive part electrically connected to the conductive film. The main body includes a cutout in which the lead is arranged.

VEHICLE SIDE PORTION STRUCTURE

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190256154

A vehicle side portion structure includes a roof side rail that includes a rail reinforcement that is an outer portion of the roof side rail in a width direction of a vehicle, the roof side rail having a closed cross-section structure, a first upper contact surface which is formed on the rail reinforcement and with which a weather strip provided on an outer peripheral portion of a front side door is to come into contact, a flange which is formed at the rail reinforcement and to which a roof panel is joined, and a rail garnish that covers a portion of the roof side rail from the flange to an upper portion of the first upper contact surface in an up-down direction of the vehicle.

LOW POWER MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING METHODS AND APPARATUS

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190257903

A low-field MRI system comprising: a magnetics system having a plurality of magnetics components configured to produce magnetic fields for MR imaging. The magnetics system comprises: a B 0 magnet configured to produce a B 0 field at a field strength of less than .2 Tesla (T); a plurality of gradient coils configured to, when operated, generate magnetic fields to provide spatial encoding of emitted MR signals; and at least one RF coil configured to, when operated, transmit RF signals to a field of view of the MIR system and to respond to MR signals emitted from the field of view. The MRI system comprises a power system comprising one or more power components configured to provide power to the magnetics system to operate the MRI system to perform image acquisition, wherein the power system operates the MRI system using an average of less than 5 kilowatts during image acquisition.

CASELESS REARVIEW MIRROR ASSEMBLY

Pub Date: 2019-08-22

Pub Number: US20190258131

An electro-optic rearview mirror assembly for a vehicle includes a caseless electro-optic rearview mirror reflective element and a plate attached at the rear of the reflective element. The mirror reflective element connected to and pivotal about a windshield electronics module via a ball and socket pivot joint. Control circuitry may be disposed in a windshield electronics module for automatically controlling dimming of the electro-optic medium or alternatively, dimming of the electro-optic medium is automatically controlled via a multifunctional rear backup camera system of the equipped vehicle. Optionally, the control circuitry controls dimming of the electro-optic medium of the mirror reflective element via wiring that passes through the ball and socket pivot joint. Optionally, image data captured by the multifunctional rear backup camera may be used for ambient light determination and to provide video image display at the interior rearview mirror assembly.