Total 5180 patents for "2019-09-05"

METHOD OF MANUFACTURING FLUID-FILLED CHAMBERS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270267

A method includes positioning a first polymer sheet on a substantially first flat surface of a tool, positioning a second polymer sheet on the first polymer sheet, and moving a second substantially flat surface of the tool into contact with the second polymer sheet. The method also includes maintaining a gap between the first polymer sheet and the second polymer sheet at a predetermined area and heating one of the two substantially flat surfaces of the tool to heat one of the first polymer sheet and the second polymer sheet. The method further includes joining the first polymer sheet and the second polymer sheet together at locations outside of the predetermined area to define a peripheral bond of the chamber.

REPOSITIONING OF A DISPLAY ON A TOUCH SCREEN BASED ON TOUCH SCREEN USAGE STATISTICS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273819

Repositioning of a display on a touch screen based on touch screen usage statistics. Usage information of the touch screen is obtained, based on using the touch screen, which includes a plurality of contact points. Based on the usage information, positioning information for a display to be depicted on the touch screen is determined. The display is to be used to enter data and includes multiple contact points. Based on the positioning information, the display is repositioned on the touch screen. The repositioning includes moving one or more contact points of the multiple contact points from one or more locations on the touch screen to one or more other locations on the touch screen.

BATTERY AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING BATTERY

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273240

A welding step involves solid-state welding together an external terminal and a seat portion of an internal terminal by causing the external terminal or the internal terminal to vibrate while detaching an insulator from the external terminal in at least a region surrounding the seat portion and pressing the external terminal against the seat portion.

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR COLLECTING DIGITAL DOCUMENTS FROM A PLURALITY OF SOURCES

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272304

A method for collection of digital documents from a plurality of sources, the method comprising:

Impedance-enriched electrophysiological measurements

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190269348

A diagnostic system includes an array of electrodes, which are coupled to a body surface of a living subject at different, respective positions in proximity to a region of interest within the body. A switched impedance network applies varying loads to the electrodes. A processor is coupled to receive and measure electrical signals from the electrodes as a function of the varying loads, and to analyze the measured signals so as to compute a local electrical characteristic of one or more locations within the region of interest.

DISPLAY INPUT DEVICE AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING DISPLAY INPUT DEVICE

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272092

A display input device includes a display panel, a touch panel, and a controller. The controller displays a cursor which indicates an input position in an input result display field. When a specific key is touched first, and while the touch is kept, the touched position moves to a character key, and then the touch ceases, the controller makes the cursor move to the position of the character corresponding to a touch-end key, which is the character key on which the touch ceases.

SOLID FREEFORM FABRICATION USING A PLURALITY OF MODELING MATERIALS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270253

A system and methods for solid freeform fabrication of an object is disclosed. The system comprises a solid freeform fabrication apparatus having a plurality of dispensing heads, a building material supply apparatus configured to supply a plurality of building materials to the fabrication apparatus, and a control unit configured for controlling the fabrication apparatus and the supply apparatus based on an operation mode selected from a plurality of predetermined operation modes.

PAYMENT DEVICE WITH TOUCH SCREEN

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272531

A dedicated transaction device is provided. The device includes a processor, a memory, and a touch screen display for providing a user interface for the computing device. The memory holds a transaction application. The processor is adapted to perform the transaction application and therein obtain user input from the touch screen display in staging a transaction. A method of staging a transaction using such a device is also provided.

CIRCUIT BOARD AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190274215

A circuit board is obtained by providing a wiring pattern on an insulating board. The circuit board includes a first region and a second region. In the first region, a first wiring pattern is provided on which a first surface treatment is applied. In the second region, a second wiring pattern is provided on which a second surface treatment having a cutting fluid resistance and/or a humidity resistance lower than the first surface treatment is applied.

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING AUTOMATED HIGH SCALE FABRICATION OF CUSTOM ITEMS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272599

Method and system for providing volume manufacturing of customizable items including receiving a data package including a plurality of manufacturing parameters, each of the plurality of manufacturing parameters associated with a unique item, verifying the received data package, and implementing a manufacturing process associated with the received data package is provided.

REUSABLE SURFACE COVER AND METHOD

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270277

A reusable surface cover and method are disclosed herein. The reusable surface cover, in an embodiment, includes at least one layer having silicon. The at least one layer is configured to be removably coupled to a target surface. The at least one layer, in an embodiment, is configured to secure a plurality of objects to the target surface.

DELIVERING INFORMATION ABOUT AN IMAGE CORRESPONDING TO AN OBJECT AT A PARTICULAR LOCATION

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272336

An information delivery system has a computational device connected over a network with a server and associated storage device. The computational device is configured with functionality that generates a message requesting information relating to a particular geolocation that is stored in association with the server. The server identifies one or more files corresponding to the location information in the message and delivers them to the computational device, which compares information in the files with a visual image relating to an object selected by a computational device user and with an object type relating to the visual image, and displays information in a file if the visual image selected by the user matches visual image information in the file.

INTEGRATING BROADCAST MEDIA STREAMS WITH USER MEDIA STREAMS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273970

Various embodiments of systems, apparatus, and/or methods are described for integrating a broadcast media stream with media streams from one or more amateur sources. In one implementation, a method includes receiving, at a stream integrator, one or more user media streams captured by one or more user capture devices, receiving a broadcast stream from a broadcast provider, selecting at least one of the one or more user media streams based on one or more parameters, and integrating one or more of the selected user media streams into the broadcast stream.

SECURE SEMICONDUCTOR CHIP BY PIEZOELECTRICITY

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273049

The subject disclosure relates to techniques for providing semiconductor chip security using piezoelectricity. According to an embodiment, an apparatus is provided that comprises an integrated circuit chip comprising a pass transistor that electrically connects two or more electrical components of the integrated circuit chip. The apparatus further comprises a piezoelectric element electrically connected to a gate electrode of the pass transistor; and a packaging component that is physically connected to the piezoelectric element and applies a mechanical force to the piezoelectric element, wherein the piezoelectric element generates and provides a voltage to the gate electrode as a result of the mechanical force, thereby causing the pass transistor to be in an on-state. In one implementation, the two or more electrical components comprise a circuit and a power source. In another implementation, the two or more electrical components comprise two circuits.

SYSTEM FOR COLLISION AVOIDANCE AND METHOD FOR COLLISION AVOIDANCE

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272757

A system and a method for collision avoidance within a monitoring zone includes a first transmitter and receiver apparatus disposed on an industrial truck, a second transmitter and receiver apparatus disposed on a movable object, and at least two stationary positioning apparatuses that are set up for transmitting and receiving electromagnetic signals. A position of the movable object within the monitoring zone is determined. It is determined whether a collision risk exists between the industrial truck and the movable object, and safety measures are initiated if such a collision risk exists. The monitoring zone may include at least one separation zone, wherein no collision risk between the industrial truck and the movable object is determined to exist if the object position is located within the separation zone.

Apparatus for Bagging a Bale and Method of Bagging Such Bale

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270532

A bale bagging apparatus and method are provided. The bale bagging apparatus includes a bale feeding station, a bale chute, a bale bagging station, and a transportation system that transports a bale to be bagged from the bale feeding station through the bale chute and into the bale bagging station. The bale bagging station includes a bag receptacle, a first opening, and a bag retrieval assembly. The bag receptacle is positioned on a side opposite of the first opening from the side of the first opening on which the bale to be bagged is to be transported. The bag retrieval assembly retrieves a bag from the bag receptacle through the first opening. The bag retrieval assembly positions a first end of said bag around at least a portion of the bale chute before the bale to be bagged is transported through the bale chute by the transportation system.

Integrated Fan-Out Package and the Methods of Manufacturing

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273064

A method includes forming a first through-via from a first conductive pad of a first device die, and forming a second through-via from a second conductive pad of a second device die. The first and second conductive pads are at top surfaces of the first and the second device dies, respectively. The first and the second conductive pads may be used as seed layers. The second device die is adhered to the top surface of the first device die. The method further includes encapsulating the first and the second device dies and the first and the second through-vias in an encapsulating material, with the first and the second device dies and the first and the second through-vias encapsulated in a same encapsulating process. The encapsulating material is planarized to reveal the first and the second through-vias. Redistribution lines are formed to electrically couple to the first and the second through-vias.

AUTOMATIC GENERATION OF A HIERARCHICALLY LAYERED COLLABORATIVELY EDITED DOCUMENT VIEW

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272071

A system and method for displaying document revisions. The method includes receiving a collaboratively edited document having revisions made by at least two contributors, gathering document information, and receiving instructions for generating a hierarchically layered view of the document. The method also includes gathering information about the at least two contributors, and calculating trust scores for each of the at least two contributors. Further, the method includes determining that one or more of the contributors have trust scores above a threshold trust score, and automatically generating the hierarchically layered view of the collaboratively edited document in response to this determination. The hierarchically layered view of the collaboratively edited document displays revisions made by at least one of the one or more contributors having trust scores above the threshold trust score.

PHARMACEUTICAL-GRADE FERRIC ORGANIC COMPOUNDS, USES THEREOF AND METHODS OF MAKING SAME

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190269722

The present invention discloses pharmaceutical-grade ferric organic compounds, including ferric citrate, which are soluble over a wider range of pH, and which have a large active surface area. A manufacturing and quality control process for making a pharmaceutical-grade ferric citrate that consistently complies with the established Manufacture Release Specification is also disclosed. The pharmaceutical-grade ferric organic compounds are suitable for treating disorders characterized by elevated serum phosphate levels.

IMAGE EVALUATION DEVICE, IMAGE EVALUATION METHOD, AND IMAGE EVALUATION PROGRAM

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272439

An image evaluation device includes a determination result acquisition unit acquires a result of determining the presence or absence of a difference between an object image that is one of a plurality of images that include three or more images obtained by imaging substantially the same spatial region and each of reference images that are images other than the object image among the plurality of images and an evaluation index acquisition unit configured to acquire an evaluation index for the plurality of images on the basis of at least one of the number of determinations of the presence of the difference between the object image and each reference image and the number of determinations of the absence of the difference between the object image and each reference image.

NANOPARTICLE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING CD38 AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190269792

The present disclosure discloses compositions, and methods of making and using nanoparticles to treat multiple myeloma.

OPTICAL IMAGING LENS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190271835

An optical imaging lens includes a first lens of an image-side surface with a concave portion in a vicinity of its optical-axis, a second lens of an object-side surface with a convex portion in a vicinity of its optical-axis, a third lens of an image-side surface with a concave portion in a vicinity of its optical-axis, a fifth lens of negative refractive power and with a thickness along its optical-axis larger than that of the second lens. EFL is the effective focal length of the optical imaging lens, TTL is the distance from the object-side surface of the first lens element to an image plane, ALT is a total thickness of all five lenses, the second lens has a second lens thickness T2 and an air gap G34 is between the third lens element and the fourth lens element along the optical axis to satisfy TTL/EFL1.000, TTL/G3412.000 and ALT/T212.900.

PROBABILISTIC NEURON CIRCUITS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272870

Neuron circuit structures are presented which employ magnetic tunnel junction (MTJ) elements that change state probabilistically in response to application of electrical source currents that emulate synaptic activity. Some implementations form probabilistic neuron circuits using homogeneous perpendicular spin-transfer torque (STT) MTJ elements. These neuron circuits include a perpendicular STT reference MTJ element coupled via an electrical node with a perpendicular STT neuron MTJ element that can change state. The electrical node for each neuron circuit couples a neuron MTJ element or perturbation element to a reference element, and also to an electrical current employed to influence probabilistic magnetization state changes in the perturbation MTJ element. A read current can be applied to the perturbation element to produce an output voltage at the electrical node indicative of a magnetization state of the perturbation element.

THERMALLY CURABLE COMPOSITION, VARNISH THEREOF, AND THERMALLY CURED OBJECT

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270907

Provided are: a thermally curable composition which contains benzoxazine-based compounds obtained by condensing aromatic diamines, a phenol compound, and an aldehyde compound, the aromatic diamines being a mixture comprising 4,4-oxydianiline and 3,4-oxydianiline, the mass ratio of the 4,4-oxydianiline to the 3,4-oxydianiline being 50:50 to 80:20; a varnish of the thermally curable composition; and a thermally cured object.

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ALPACA ORGANIC PLANT FOOD FORMULATION

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270680

A system and method for alpaca organic plant food formulation is disclosed. A method of an example embodiment includes: feeding alpaca with second cut hay to eliminate weed seed in manure produced by the alpaca; gathering and screening the alpaca manure using a large mesh screen; storing the screened alpaca manure in a ventilated holding box; retrieving the screened alpaca manure from the ventilated holding box and washing the screened alpaca manure with water to remove debris; loading the screened and washed alpaca manure into a freeze-dryer machine and freeze-drying the alpaca manure in stages over a period of time; loading the freeze-dried alpaca manure into a grinder and grinding the alpaca manure into a fine powder form using the grinder; sifting the ground alpaca manure powder using a sifter to remove unwanted chunks of material; combining the sifted powdered alpaca manure with worm castings to form an alpaca organic plant food formulation; and packaging the alpaca organic plant food formulation using a powder filling machine.

DEVICE AND METHOD FOR BLOOD ANALYSIS BY IMAGE PROCESSING

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272637

The present application describes a new device and method of use thereof, which allows identifying certain antigens and antibodies present in the blood. The device of the present invention is a closed device consisting of two parts, wherein the upper part has a chamber surrounded by LEDs illuminating the analysis plate, which is supported by the rotating platform. In turn, the rotating platform is connected to a motor that will promote the rotation thereof for mixing reagents with blood. After a period of time, the camera will capture and send the resulting image to a computer program that will analyze the sample, using image processing techniques.

MOLDED INTERCONNECT SUBSTRATE FOR A CABLE ASSEMBLY

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273342

An electrical device includes a molded interconnect substrate having a top surface and a bottom surface, the substrate having a mold component and a laser direct structuring component. A conductive circuit is formed along the top surface having one or more signal contacts and one or more ground contacts. The electrical device includes a communication cable having a differential pair of signal conductors and a grounding element. The communication cable has a cable jacket surrounding the signal conductors and the grounding element. Each signal conductor has a wire-terminating end that is coupled to a corresponding signal contact, the wire-terminating end projecting beyond a jacket edge of the cable jacket.

SELF-CONTAINED CAMERA WASH SYSTEM AND METHOD

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190270433

A self-contained, compact camera wash system 1000 for a drone 800 or as an automotive aftermarket kit 1101 uses a pressurized container 1002 similar to a common aerosol can to supply washer fluid to a washer nozzle 1020 via actuable valving. The fluid supply container is small for use with drone cameras (e.g., 15 ml in volume) and is readily packaged in a compact assembly. For the automotive aftermarket kit 1101 a larger volume container volume is provided and configured to be easily replaced as needed.

DUO HEADSET

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190273979

A personal listening apparatus is disclosed herein. The personal listening apparatus includes a housing, a main audio input, a splitter, a first headset, a second headset, and a first means for stowing the first headset. The personal listening apparatus allows a plurality of users to listen to an electronic device.

REDUCING FAR-FIELD NOISE PRODUCED BY WELL OPERATIONS

Pub Date: 2019-09-05

Pub Number: US20190272815

A system for reducing far-field noise produced by well operations includes a passive sound barrier shielding an area, in which the well operations are performed, in an open-air environment. The system further includes a sound sensor to receive near-field noise from the well operations. The system further includes an analysis module, coupled to the sound sensor, to generate an anti-noise signal. The system further includes active anti-noise generators, coupled to the analysis module, to generate anti-noise, based on the anti-noise signal, that destructively interferes with noise from the well operations outside of the passive sound barrier at a predetermined distance from the passive sound barrier. The analysis module generates the anti-noise signal based on the near-field noise, the predetermined distance, and adjustable positions and orientations of the active anti-noise generators.