Total 5180 patents for "2019-09-05"

Repulpable and Recyclable Composite Packaging Articles and Related Methods

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270862

A reusable, fiber containing pulp product is described that is highly suited for use in the manufacture of paper products. The reusable, fiber containing pulp product provides a mixture of fibers and small, dense polymer/particle fragments. The polymer/particle fragments within the reusable, fiber containing pulp product have a size range and density that facilitates efficient removal of the polymer/particle fragments using pressure screens.

SYSTEM AND APPARATUS FOR IMPLEMENTING A HIGH SPEED LINK BETWEEN A MOBILE CACHE AND AN EDGE CACHE

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273802

A system and method for implementing a high speed link between a mobile cache and an edge cache. For example, one embodiment of a system comprises: a first mobile cache deployed on a first transportation vessel/vehicle, the first mobile cache to store multimedia content to be provided to passengers on the first transportation vessel/vehicle; a first network device including a first plurality of wireless network antennas communicatively coupled to the first mobile cache; a first edge cache deployed at a designated location at which the first transportation vessel/vehicle is expected to pass or arrive; a second network device including a second plurality of wireless network antennas communicatively coupled to the first edge cache; wherein upon arrival at the designated location, each of the first plurality of wireless network antennas is paired with at least one of the second plurality of wireless network antennas to establish a plurality of simultaneous wireless links to exchange multimedia content between the first edge cache and the first mobile cache.

MODULAR ARRANGEMENT FOR HYDROMECHANICAL TRANSMISSION

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190271382

A continuously variable transmission (CVT) may include differential and range modules that include planetary gear arrangements, a plurality of selectively engageable clutch assemblies, and a drop box module with a final output member. First and second power source paths may provide power to a same end of the differential module. The clutch assemblies may be selectively engageable to provide variable rotational power from the differential module to the range module, and from the range module to the drop box module in a plurality of directional ranges. The drop box module may adapt the variable rotational power provided in the selected range for connection in a given application.

METHOD FOR SUPPORTING UE MOBILITY IN WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND DEVICE THEREFOR

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190274076

Provided are a method for supporting UE mobility in a wireless communication system and a device therefor. Specifically, the method for supporting mobility of a user equipment (UE) by a source access node in a wireless communication system, includes transmitting, to the UE, a measurement configuration instructing to include capability information regarding tunneling models of neighbor access nodes in a measurement report receiving, from the UE, the measurement report including capability information regarding the tunneling models of the neighbor access nodes and determining a target access node to which the UE is to perform handover on the basis of the measurement report.

System and Method for Enabling Service Lifecycle Based Policy, Licensing, and Charging in a Network Function Virtualization Ecosystem

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273635

Systems and computing devices may be configured to intelligently apply controls in a telecommunication system that implements or uses network slicing and/or virtualized network function technologies. A computing device may be configured to receive a request to instantiate a new network slice from a component in the telecommunication system. The computing device may determine that a virtualized network function (e.g., C-RAN virtual network function, MEC virtual network function, etc.) should be created for the new network slice, and determine whether a policy allows for the creation of the virtualized network function. The computing device may create the virtualized network function if the policy allows for its creation. The server computing device may be a charging and license management (CALM) component.

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MANAGING PEER-TO-PEER (P2P) COMMUNICATION IN WIRELESS MESH NETWORK

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273777

Method and apparatus for managing Peer-to-Peer (P2P) communication in Wireless mesh network Embodiments herein provide a method for managing Peer-to-Peer (P2P) communication in a Wireless mesh network. The method includes discovering, by a first wireless device, a presence of at least one second wireless device and a distance between the first wireless device and at least one second wireless device in proximity, in the Wireless mesh network using a combination of BLE and WFD interface. Further, the method includes determining, by the first wireless device, a match between a profile data of the first wireless device with a profile data of the at least one second wireless device based on the presence of the at least one second wireless device and distance between the first wireless device and at least one second wireless device in proximity. Furthermore, the method includes sending, by the first wireless device, a profile matching notification to the at least one second wireless device using the BLE interface.

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR COST ALTERING PAYMENT SERVICES

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272545

Cost altering payment services (CAPS) system in association with a distributed enhanced payment (DEP) processing system includes a merchant point of sale (POS) terminal system and a remote enhanced payment management system (EPMS). The remote EPMS receives payment transactions including additional risk mitigating payment transaction (RMPT) information and based on that additional RMPT information provides altered transaction costs. The remote EPMS provides facilities for the merchant to review and revise payment management services so as to utilize additional RMPT information received from the merchant POS terminal system so as to alter transaction costs. Such facilities provide information to determine the relative potential transaction cost benefits of various payment management service sets utilizing cost profiles that represent the costs of archival, recorded and projected future transactions. The remote EPMS provides transaction guidance technology to be utilized by the merchant's POS terminal system to facilitate prompting for and acquiring additional RMPT information.

TREATMENT OF PAIN WITH TOPICAL DICLOFENAC

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190269636

The field involves compositions useful for pain relief, including diclofenac solution and gel formulations, in particular methods of use thereof, articles of manufacture and kits that provide novel preclinical, clinical and other information to users.

MULTILAYER SHEET MATERIAL IN THE FORM OF A PRINTING BLANKET OR OF A PRINTING PLATE

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270332

The invention relates to a multilayer sheet material 10 in the form of a printing blanket or of a printing plate, in particular for the printing of conical or cylindrical vessels made of, for example, plastic, styropore, paperboard, metal, etc., with a multiple-ply printing layer 1,2 made of at least one polymeric material and at least one other layer 3, 4, where the individual layers form, with one another, an adhesive bond that is not amenable to non-destructive separation.

MULTILAYER CERAMIC ELECTRONIC COMPONENT

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272955

A multilayer ceramic electronic component includes a ceramic body including a dielectric and an internal electrode, an electrode layer eletrically connected to the internal electrode, and a conductive resin layer disposed on the electrode layer and including a conductive metal, a graphene platelet, and a base resin.

RHAMNOLIPID-PRODUCING CELL HAVING REDUCED GLUCOSE DEHYDROGENASE ACTIVITY

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190271020

The invention relates to cells which make rhamnolipids and are genetically modified such that they have a decreased activity, compared to the wild type thereof, of a glucose dehydrogenase and to a method for producing rhamnolipids using the cells according to the invention.

Non-Removable Container Enclosure

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270561

An improved threaded coupling arrangement for non-removably securing an outer collar member onto an inner tubular member against removal.

LOW FRICTION CANNULA SEALS FOR MINIMALLY INVASIVE ROBOTIC SURGERY

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190269437

Embodiments of a cannula seal are disclosed. In some embodiments, a cannula seal can include a base portion that engages with a cannula; and a seal portion integrally formed with the base portion that slidebly engages with an instrument shaft such that an insertion frictional force between the seal portion and the instrument shaft for insertion of the instrument shaft is symmetrical and substantially equal with a retraction frictional force.

INTERNET OF THINGS SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273784

An Internet of Things (IoT) system, includes: a functional system, a physical system, and an information system. The functional system is a form for function expression; the information system is a way for function implementation; and the physical system is a carrier providing a physical support for the function implementation. The functional system has a five-platform structure, including: an object platform, a sensor network platform, a management platform, a service platform, and a user platform; the physical system and the information system also have five-part structures. Through the setting of these technical characteristics, an IoT system with clear system, definite functions, matching hardware, and clear information operation can be constructed.

MERCHANDISE DISPLAY SECURITY SYSTEMS AND METHODS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272689

Merchandise security systems and methods are provided. In one example, a merchandise security system includes a plurality of electronic keys and a plurality of merchandise security devices located within a retail store. Each electronic key and each merchandise security device is configured to store one or more serial numbers. In addition, each electronic key is configured to be authorized for communication with one or more merchandise security devices within the retail store. An electronic key is configured to communicate with a merchandise security device for locking, unlocking, arming, and/or disarming the merchandise security device when the serial numbers match.

Cached-Data Obtaining Method, Related Device, And Communications System

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190274069

The present disclosure relates to cached-data obtaining methods, devices, and communications systems. One example method includes receiving a request data packet from a user terminal, where the request data packet is used to request target data from an over the top server, determining, based on a first data cache list, whether information about the request data packet matches information in the first data cache list, and if the information about the request data packet matches the information in the first data cache list, sending the target data to the user terminal.

METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR HIGH SPEED LOCATION DETERMINATIONS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190271572

Methods and apparatus for high speed location determinations are disclosed. An example apparatus includes at least two coils arranged along a zone of interest to generate a magnetic field, and a sensor to measure a change in the magnetic field associated with the at least two coils as an object of interest moves within or into the zone of interest. The example apparatus also includes a processor to determine a position of the object of interest based on the measured change.

COOLING FOR BATTERY-INTEGRATED POWER ELECTRONICS SYSTEM

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273288

Method for providing cooling of a power electronics system which is integrated in a battery module, in which method the battery module has a battery housing, containing a large number of energy storage units and the power electronics system which is integrated adjacent thereto and includes a printed circuit board which is populated with power semiconductor switches, and a thermally conductive element which creates thermal contact between the respective energy storage units and the power electronics system. Cooling of the power electronics system is achieved by the thermally conductive element which renders possible transfer of thermal energy from the power electronics system to the energy storage units. At least one side of the battery housing is coupled to a cooling system. A surface area of the thermally conductive element is connected to a respective energy storage unit and is contacted by way of a respective curved portion.

CLAPPER STYLE STOP VALVE SPHERICAL WASHER LAPPING TOOL

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270174

A device and method to aid in lapping a spherical washer to a steam turbine component are provided. The device includes a drive head, the drive head made up of a drive cap and a hollow cylindrical portion projecting from the drive cap. The drive cap abuts a surface of the spherical washer. The cylindrical portion fits within and is concentric to an inner diameter of the spherical washer. The device also includes an expanding gasket including an outer diameter having a contour configured to fit a contour of an inner diameter of the spherical washer and an inner diameter slides onto the cylindrical portion such that the gasket and cylindrical portion are concentric. The drive head attaches to a drive unit which imparts a torque to lap the spherical washer with respect to a steam turbine component. The expanding gasket expands and holds the spherical washer during the lapping.

IL-17 ANTAGONISTIC ANTIBODIES

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270804

An Interleukin-17 (IL-17) binding molecule, in particular an antibody to human IL-17, more preferably a human antibody to human IL-17 is provided, wherein the hypervariable regions of the heavy and light chains have amino acid sequences as defined, for use in the treatment of an IL-17 mediated disease or disorder, e.g. rheumatoid arthritis.

QUARTZ COMPONENT WITH PROTECTIVE COATING

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272981

A quartz structure includes a protective layer comprising yttrium oxide. The quartz structure may be fabricated by: (a) receiving a quartz structure; and (b) coating the quartz structure with a protective layer comprising yttrium oxide to form a part to be used in the plasma reactor. The part has a size and shape adapted for forming a window or injector in a plasma reactor. The protective layer does not substantially change the size or shape of the quartz structure. The part may be installed in the plasma reactor at a location where, during operation, a plasma will contact or be proximate to the part.

Method and System for Determining Risk Areas in Road Traffic

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272746

A method, comprising: receiving position data from a mobile device; incrementing a counter variable, said counter variable associated with a predefined geographic area that includes a position of the position data, and initializing a time variable, said time variable set to a predefined value and decremented continuously; and decrementing said counter variable in response to expiration of said time variable.

Securing Authentication Processes

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273731

A method includes receiving a message belonging to an access request or to a response to the access request, the access request originating from a request-origin device and directed to a request-destination application. The method further includes, without using the request-destination application, subsequently to receiving the message, forwarding the message to a traffic-management server before communicating the message to a destination of the message, subsequently to forwarding the message, receiving the message from the traffic-management server, and subsequently to receiving the message from the traffic-management server, communicating the message to the destination of the message. Other embodiments are also described.

RESILIENT MANAGEMENT OF RESOURCE UTILIZATION

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272474

Embodiments of the invention deploy a hierarchical lattice of intelligent sensor/controller/actuator software components at managed endpoint devices and/or in network gateways. That is, each such device runs at least one sensor, at least one actuator, and, unless it is deployed remotely, the intelligent controller. Sensors monitor and analyze computational activity to detect potential anomalous behavior. The intelligent controller receives data from the sensors and analyzes these, generally on successive time windows of sensor data, by comparison against a model for acceptable or unacceptable resource use or behavior. Application code may be modified so that operating system calls are redirected to a sensor module, which may perform an initial evaluation (or have that evaluation performed by a separate controller module, which may or may not reside on the same device) that grants or denies permission for the call depending on a perceived threat level, and also accumulates these calls over time to develop a detailed map of all the resources an application uses and how they may be characterized.

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR VEHICLE OCCLUSION DETECTION

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272433

A system and method for vehicle occlusion detection is disclosed. A particular embodiment includes: receiving training image data from a training image data collection system; obtaining ground truth data corresponding to the training image data; performing a training phase to train a plurality of classifiers, a first classifier being trained for processing static images of the training image data, a second classifier being trained for processing image sequences of the training image data; receiving image data from an image data collection system associated with an autonomous vehicle; and performing an operational phase including performing feature extraction on the image data, determining a presence of an extracted feature instance in multiple image frames of the image data by tracing the extracted feature instance back to a previous plurality of N frames relative to a current frame, applying the first trained classifier to the extracted feature instance if the extracted feature instance cannot be determined to be present in multiple image frames of the image data, and applying the second trained classifier to the extracted feature instance if the extracted feature instance can be determined to be present in multiple image frames of the image data.

CALL METHOD OF MOBILE TERMINAL, MOBILE TERMINAL CONTROL METHOD, AND RELATED DEVICE

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273818

The present application discloses a mobile terminal control method, including: receiving a communication request sent by a communication request initiating party, and calculating a time interval between a time when the communication request is received and a time when a previous communication request from the communication request initiating party is received; and if the time interval is greater than a preset threshold, skipping generating a vibrating and/or ringtone alert for the communication request, and detecting an online status of a communications software account associated with the communication request initiating party and sending prompt information to an online communications software account, where the prompt information is used to indicate that a mobile terminal is in a Do Not Disturb mode.

SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND SEMICONDUCTOR MODULE

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273141

A semiconductor device includes a first gate electrode, a plurality of first source electrodes, a second gate electrode, and a plurality of second source electrodes. The first gate electrode is arranged with no other electrode between the first gate electrode and a first short side of the semiconductor substrate. The plurality of first source electrodes include a plurality of approximately rectangular first source electrodes arranged in stripes extending parallel to the lengthwise direction of the semiconductor substrate. The second gate electrode is arranged with no other electrode between the second gate electrode and a second short side of the semiconductor substrate. The plurality of second source electrodes include a plurality of approximately rectangular second source electrodes arranged in stripes extending parallel to the lengthwise direction of the semiconductor substrate.

Electric Oil Pump Device

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190271303

An electric oil pump device includes an electric oil pump and a microcomputer that acquires a static friction torque of a pump and a motor of the electric oil pump, and performs control of activating the electric oil pump based on the acquired static friction torque.

PRINTING DEVICE WITH CONVEYOR BELT

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270320

An inkjet printer, and a printing method with the inkjet printer, includes a first conveyor belt wrapped around a vacuum table and supported by an upstream pulley and a downstream pulley and a vacuum area on the first conveyor belt, and a second conveyor belt wrapped-around the first conveyor belt and supported by an upstream sliding support and a downstream sliding support. The second conveyor belt is adhered in the vacuum area by vacuum power and a print receiver is attached to the second conveyor belt for conveying and printing.

PUMP SYSTEMS WITH POSITIONING FEATURES

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190269847

Pump systems are described. An example pump system may include a processing unit and a recess configured to receive a pump cartridge. The recess can include a plurality of cartridge engagement slots. The cartridge engagement slots can be configured for removably coupling the pump cartridge. The recess can also include a cartridge-facing surface with a positioning feature slot extending orthogonal to a general plane of the cartridge-facing surface.