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US20110046789 BUILDING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM WITH ACTIVE BUILDING SKIN, AN ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCE COLLECTOR FOR USE IN SUCH A SYSTEM AND A METHOD OF MANAGING RESOURCES USED IN A BUILDING  
A building management system (100) comprises a measurement system for measuring a demand for resources inside the building and a collecting system for harvesting natural resources available outside...
US20120239165 EXTREMUM SEEKING CONTROL WITH ACTUATOR SATURATION CONTROL  
An extremum seeking control method optimizes a control process for a plant such as an air handling unit. The method improves the performance of an extremum seeking control strategy by limiting,...
US20130166042 MEDIA CONTENT-BASED CONTROL OF AMBIENT ENVIRONMENT  
Provided is a method of controlling an ambient environment based on content of a media. The content of a media is analyzed to identify a prevalent human emotion. A pre-defined ambient environment...
US20130310955 Transformation and Dispensing of Consumables and Cosmetic Substances  
Consumables and cosmetic substance systems and methods are disclosed enabling the tracking and communication of changes in efficacy values of consumables and cosmetic substances, and further...
US20080119949 Shipping management system  
A computer-readable medium is provided, having stored thereon instructions for performing a shipping management method. The method may include generating an advanced shipping notice for a first...
US20090022945 METHOD FOR OPTIMIZING THE MASS OF A COMPOSITE PANEL  
A method for optimizing the mass of a composite panel. The panel is composed of a plurality of uniform thickness zones, each zone defined by a vertical arrangement of plies having different...
US20130066445 DRILLING ADVISORY SYSTEMS AND METHODS WITH COMBINED GLOBAL SEARCH AND LOCAL SEARCH METHODS  
Combined methods and systems for optimizing drilling related operations include global search engines and local search engines to find the optimal value for at least one controllable drilling...
US20130085583 Method for Setting an Operating Status  
Operating status transitions of production plants according to the PROFIEnergy standard are increasingly provided for the energy management of an individual component within a plant. The definition...
US20080004825 Optimized transmission of signals between a disk drive controller and a motor controller using a serial port  
Herein described are at least a method and a system for prioritizing the transmission of one or more types of signals through a serial port. Various aspects of the present invention may be...
US20130204402 BUILDING ANALYSIS SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Certain embodiments relate to systems and methods for monitoring and improving the efficiency by which systems maintain building environments. A building management system may analyze values...
US20080071393 PERIODIC ROTATIONAL VIBRATION CHECK FOR STORAGE DEVICES TO COMPENSATE FOR VARYING LOADS  
A periodic rotational vibration check for storage devices to compensate for varying loads is disclosed. A variable representing rotational vibration status is maintained in a rotational vibration...
US20050159828 Generic framework for porting legacy process automation assets to a new control system  
An extensible, object-oriented framework describes various generic elements of legacy automation systems. That framework is used as a basis for porting one or more of those elements to another...
US20060190100 Prevention of integrator wind-up in PI type controllers  
A control system having an integrator component that provides an integrator output signal used to control a load, and a method controlling the same includes conditioning the integrator component...
US20080082183 BUILDING AUTOMATION SYSTEM WITH AUTOMATED COMPONENT SELECTION FOR MINIMUM ENERGY CONSUMPTION  
A software module for a building automation system includes a plurality of software modules. A first module is configured to compute energy consumption characteristics of a building. A second...
US20130331960 SYNCHRONIZING ACTION EXECUTION ACROSS NETWORKED NODES USING RELATIVE TIME  
A way of synchronizing action execution across networked nodes using relative time. A command and a first time value can be received at a first networked device, where the first time value can...
US20100082119 PROCEDURE CLASSIFICATION FOR INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION  
A processing component that executes one or more industrial control procedures is provided. A procedure class component implements at least one instance of the industrial control procedures, where...
US20100168529 Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience  
Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include monitoring at least one health attribute of an individual during an artificial sensory experience, associating a...
US20100004761 Distributed and adaptive smart logic with multi-communication apparatus for reliable safety system shutdown  
This invention relates to safety instrumented systems (“SIS”) for monitoring and controlling chemical and other industrial process field devices, and that are responsive to signals for the eme...
US20050288800 Accelerating computational algorithms using reconfigurable computing technologies  
A system for accelerating computational fluid dynamics calculations with a computer, the system including a plurality of reconfigurable hardware components; a computer operating system with an...
US20090216346 OPTIMIZING REUSE OF ARTIFACTS  
The present invention refers to a method automatizing optimization of reuse of artifacts in industrial engineering, wherein the reuse of artifacts is optimized by assessing of artifacts based on...
US20110140738 Multi-Phase Integrators in Control Systems  
Multi-phase integrators in control systems are described.
US20070073422 On-demand auto-tuner for a plant control system  
A method to automatically tune control systems, the method comprising selecting a target loop transfer function for at least one plant subsystem in response to an input excitation, selecting at...
US20050096769 Industrial information technology (IT) workflow optimizer for discrete manufacturing  
The invention contemplates a system and method offering optimization and management of manufacturing resources to obtain optimal manufacturing capacities and to avoid manufacturing down-time...
US20090063208 Seat Routine Processes  
The subject matter of this specification can be embodied in, among other things, a process that includes selecting accommodations during a travel reservation is described. The method includes...
US20060069459 Industrial control and monitoring system status visualization method and system  
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a system and method of industrial control and monitoring status visualization. In accordance with embodiments of the present techniques, a system view...
US20110276150 Neural network optimizing sliding mode controller  
The neural network optimizing sliding mode controller includes an adaptive SMC that overcomes the limitations imposed on the effectiveness of the SMC under different operating conditions. Neural...
US20080215490 INTELLIGENT ASSISTANT FOR CONTENT PURCHASING  
A method, apparatus, and electronic device for optimizing content acquisition are disclosed. A memory may store usage of a previous set of media content by the mobile device. An input/output device...
US20100057514 EFFECTIVE TASK DISTRIBUTION IN COLLABORATIVE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT  
A method, system and computer program product are disclosed to support the dynamic (just-in-time) task distribution in the context of globally collaborative software development. Embodiments of the...
US20060247798 Method and system for performing multi-objective predictive modeling, monitoring, and update for an asset  
A method and system for performing multi-objective predictive modeling, monitoring, and update for an asset is provided. The method includes determining a status of each of at least two predictive...
US20100163037 Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience  
Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include measuring at least one effect of an inhalation device-dispensed bioactive agent and artificial sensory experience on an...
US20100082121 VALIDATION OF LABORATORY TEST DATA  
The present invention provides novel techniques for validating laboratory data values for properties of interest of products produced by a process system. In particular, samples of the product may...
US20110022192 MANAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT OF AN INDUSTRIAL ENVIRONMENT  
System(s), apparatus(es) and method(s) are provided for to managing and developing an industrial system included in the industrial environment. Intelligence related to a configuration of the...
US20100105308 Optimized Mine Ventilation System  
The optimized mine ventilation system of this invention supplements mine ventilation basic control systems composed of PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers with human machine interfaces from...
US20100094434 OPTIMIZATION OF AIR COOLED CHILLER SYSTEM OPERATION  
A method is provided for operating a refrigerant vapor compression system, for example an air-cooled chiller or air-cooled condensing unit, at optimal energy efficiency rating. The method includes...
US20100163034 Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience  
Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include detecting in an exhalant at least one indication of bioactive agent use by an individual and altering at least one...
US20100168525 Methods and systems for presenting an inhalation experience  
Methods, computer program products, and systems are described that include accepting at least one indication of use of an inhalation device configured to dispense a bioactive agent to an individual...
US20080147208 Process for controlling a production process  
A production process such as an isocyanate production process, conducted with a production facility having (a) at least two incoming streams, b) at least one exit stream and c) at least one inner...
US20060069455 Process device with diagnostic annunciation  
A process device for coupling to a two-wire process control loop includes diagnostic circuitry configured to identify a failure or reduced level of performance or provide a prediction of a future...
US20070124618 Optimizing power and performance using software and hardware thermal profiles  
A computer implemented method, data processing system, and computer usable code are provided for using software and hardware thermal profiles to schedule the execution of applications. Hardware and...
US20080079568 Occupancy sensor with dimmer feature and night light and method of lighting control using the same  
System and method are provided where an occupancy sensor with a time delay function designed to dim the lights, for example as a warning, after a first period of time has expired without detecting...
US20140058538 CONTROL DEVICE, CONTROL SYSTEM, TOOL DEVICE, AND COLLECTION INSTRUCTION PROGRAM  
A control device is provided with a task execution unit, a collection unit which collects variables which have been referenced and updated in a user program and a management unit which manages the...
US20080220920 Vacuum Generating Dynamic Transmission System, And Associated Methods  
A vacuum-generating dynamic transmission system includes a first pulley fixed for rotation about a first axle and a second pulley fixed for rotation about a second axle. A chain rotates around the...
US20070061168 Method and apparatus for evaluating variations between health care service providers  
A method and an apparatus for evaluating variations in a certain outcome between a given health care service provider and a reference health care service provider. The reference health care service...
US20100036509 Systems And Methods For Defining Best Practices, Managing Best Practices, And Validating Service Models  
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for managing best practices in modeling information technology (IT) services. An architecture for validating a service model using a...
US20050228511 Computer-implemented system and method for measuring and improving manufacturing processes and maximizing product research and development speed and efficiency  
An integrated multi-step computer-implemented system and method for measuring and improving manufacturing processes and maximizing product research and development speed and efficiency is...
US20100204807 Crowd optimization of ambient conditions  
Methods and apparatus optimize ambient conditions of a physical location based upon input from multiple users (e.g., a “crowd) to avoid dominance by only one or a few users. Representatively, a p...
US20050119764 Suite of configurable products which can be configured during fitting, configuration tool and configuration process for such products  
The present invention relates to a suite of configurable products which can be configured during fitting. It also relates to a configuration tool tailored to this suite of configurable products. It...
US20130338800 Method for Connecting a Switching Station Automation Device According to IEC61850 to an Industry Automation Field Bus  
A method for connecting a switching station automation device, protection device or field device according to the IEC61850 communication standard to an industry automation field bus of an industry...
US20050192679 Graphical representation of web site interaction  
Disclosed are novel methods and apparatus for provision of efficient, effective, and/or flexible graphical representation of web site interaction. In an embodiment of the present invention, a...
US20070021849 Program and/or method for calculating tuning parameters for numerical computation library  
When a parameter for a numerical computation library is required, an optimum parameter reflecting a user policy is provided. A program calculates, based on a preset objective function, an optimum...
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