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US20080215256 Process for mapping off-site piping systems in a refinery and/or petrochemical facility and a system for providing emergency isolation and response in a refinery and/or petrochemical facility  
A process of mapping piping systems associated with a refinery and petrochemical facilities is disclosed, which maps piping systems, which interconnect facility operating units with other...
US20070118332 Hierarchical and distributed information processing architecture for a container security system  
A hierarchical and distributed system architecture for a container monitoring and security system is provided. The architecture may be a hierarchical chain of separate, related processing...
US20150211836 Systems and Methods for Generating Backside Substrate Texture Maps for Determining Adjustments for Front Side Patterning  
Techniques disclosed herein a method and system for generating texture maps for the backside of a substrate. The texture maps may be used to determine process adjustments (e.g., depth of focus)...
US20080262751 Curvature-based edge bump quantification  
Evaluating irregularities in surfaces of objects such as semiconductor wafers using a thickness profile of a surface section and analyzing the profile to obtain information of an irregularity...
US20100234977 Controlling Cutting of Continuously Fabricated Composite Parts with Nondestructive Evaluation  
An apparatus may comprise a nondestructive evaluation system and a cutting system. The nondestructive evaluation system may be configured to inspect a processed portion of a structure. The...
US20110160890 Methods For Generating Representations of Flatness Defects on Wafers  
Methods are disclosed for generating a representation of flatness defects on a wafer. Data is received describing the thickness of the wafer at a plurality of points on a wafer divided into a...
US20110160891 Systems For Generating Representations of Flatness Defects on Wafers  
Systems and computer-readable media having computer-executable components are disclosed for generating a representation of flatness defects on a wafer. Data is received describing the thickness of...
US20070260406 AUTOMATED LOCATION SYSTEM  
An automated location system that includes providing the number of rows and columns of a receptacle to the automated location system; scanning the receptacle to determine changes in reflectivity;...
US20080167825 METHODS OF FACILITATING PIPELINE MANAGEMENT, SYSTEMS, AND SOFTWARE  
Methods for facilitating pipeline management, systems, and software, are provided. A method can include forming digitized map segments to provide for display of a geographical relationship between...
US20120191374 EVENT DETECTION SYSTEM USER INTERFACE SYSTEM COUPLED TO MULTIPLE SENSORS INCLUDING AN IMPACT DETECTION SYSTEM  
A damage detection and remediation system includes a sensing device for detecting damage events related to a structure of interest. Such damage events may include impact from a ballistic object, a...
US20120191373 EVENT DETECTION SYSTEM HAVING MULTIPLE SENSOR SYSTEMS IN COOPERATION WITH AN IMPACT DETECTION SYSTEM  
A damage detection and remediation system includes a sensing device for detecting damage events related to a structure of interest. Such damage events may include impact from a ballistic object, a...
US20060178845 Device to record sensor measurement locations  
A device to record the location, expressed as Cartesian coordinates, of sensor readings, to be attached to a sensor, such as a radiation sensor. The device comprises a plurality of transmitters, a...
US20130191040 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR LOCATING A SOURCE OF DAMAGE IN A LARGE COMPOSITE MATERIAL STRUCTURE  
Provided is a method of locating a damage source of a wind turbine blade for tracking a damage source location of a blade used in a wind power generator, and more particularly, a method of...
US20140200830 RAILWAY TRACK GEOMETRY DEFECT MODELING FOR PREDICTING DETERIORATION, DERAILMENT RISK, AND OPTIMAL REPAIR  
Geo-defect repair modeling is provided. A method includes logically dividing a railroad network according to spatial and temporal dimensions with respect to historical data collected. The spatial...
US20140200827 RAILWAY TRACK GEOMETRY DEFECT MODELING FOR PREDICTING DETERIORATION, DERAILMENT RISK, AND OPTIMAL REPAIR  
Geo-defect repair modeling is provided. A method includes logically dividing a railroad network according to spatial and temporal dimensions with respect to historical data collected. The spatial...
US20080221809 PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM  
Monitoring pressurized fluid containers through use of a container site subsystem and a system hub. The container site subsystem including sensor(s) to sense a characteristic associated with a...
US20130124110 IN-PROCESS VISION DETECTION OF FLAW AND FOD CHARACTERISTICS  
An inspection system (9) includes an idler wheel (61) that is coupled to a fabrication system (8) and is in contact with a backing layer (65) of an applied material (64), A rotation sensor (63)...
US20140200828 ASSET FAILURE PREDICTION WITH LOCATION UNCERTAINTY  
Geo-defect repair modeling with location uncertainty is provided. A method includes logically dividing a railroad network into segments each of a specified length. The method also includes...
US20140236499 SIZING OF A DEFECT USING PHASED ARRAY SYSTEM  
Disclosed is an improved method of sizing a defect using a phased array system with a single probe orientation requiring only a simple one-pass scan. It is an improvement of the ADDT standard...
US20110282591 PIPELINE INSPECTION APPARATUS AND METHOD USING RADIO FREQUENCY IDENTIFICATION AND INERTIAL NAVIGATION  
A pipeline inspection device, for example a pipeline inspection gauge or pig, is configured for inspecting a pipeline. The pipeline includes a plurality of pipes of varying orientations and a...
US20070055462 Circuit for use in a multifunction handheld device with wireless host interface  
A circuit for use by a multifunction handheld device is coupleable to an audio output device, the multifunction handheld device including, a color video display device, and a host interface that...
US20130317676 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR INSPECTING A ROUTE DURING MOVEMENT OF A VEHICLE SYSTEM OVER THE ROUTE  
A sensing system includes a leading sensor, a trailing sensor, and a route examining unit. The sensors are coupled to a vehicle system that travels along a route. The leading sensor acquires first...
US20090198455 AUTOMATED CRACK DETECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR VEHICLE CLOSURE  
An automated crack detection system and method for determining a crack initiation potential of a vehicle closure includes a vehicle closure operatively mounted to a vehicle. One or more specific...
US20140303906 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETECTING DETERIORATION OR A CUT IN A CABLE FOR CONVEYING SIGNALS  
A system and a method for detecting deterioration of or cuts in a cable for transmitting signals, includes at least at a first end of the cable a transceiver, at least at a second end of the cable...
US20090222220 DIAGNOSTIC METHOD FOR DETECTING CONTROL VALVE COMPONENT FAILURE  
The claimed method and system identifies faults and/or deterioration of components in a process control valve. The system may use different sensor combinations to provide the necessary data to...
US20090306909 Method for evaluating measured values for identifying a material fatigue  
The invention relates to a method for the evaluation of measured values for the recognition of defect conditions due to material fatigue on aircraft parts, in which strain sensors (6) are applied...
US20060085143 Systems and methods for robust representation of ternary data states  
Systems, methods and devices are described for robustly determining a desired operating state of a controlled device in response to the position of a multi-position actuator. Two or more ternary...
US20100204929 In-Process Vision Detection of Flaw and FOD Characteristics  
An inspection system (9) includes an idler wheel (61) that is coupled to a fabrication system (8) and is in contact with a backing layer (65) of an applied material (64), A rotation sensor (63)...
US20130151171 Ultrasonic Inspection Method, Ultrasonic Test Method and Ultrasonic Inspection Apparatus  
The invention is directed to an ultrasonic inspection method, an ultrasonic test method, and an ultrasonic inspection apparatus that enable sizing to be executed even for a minute defect using an...
US20070213942 Method and system for determining the propagation path of at least one crack from one or more fracture surfaces created by said crack(s)  
The present invention relates to a method and to a system for determining, in a solid structure that has failed along at least one fracture surface, the propagation path of at least one crack at...
US20130218484 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MONITORING ROTATING AND RECIPROCATING MACHINERY  
A system includes multiple sensors configured to measure one or more characteristics of a rotating o reciprocating systems. The system also includes a monitoring system configured to monitor a...
US20120016600 DEFECT DETECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A defect detection system and method enable a fastened crystalline silicon product to generate micro-vibration by a micro-vibration excitation device, so as to enable the crystalline silicon...
US20140156123 INSPECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
An inspection system for use with a rail vehicle includes a database containing vehicle route data and at least one location of track to be inspected. The database may be accessed by rail vehicles...
US20090182515 HIGH DENSITY STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A method for monitoring and diagnosing the health of a structure. The method includes providing a plurality of damage monitoring units each having at least one actuator, at least one sensor and a...
US20090192729 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR THE DETERMINATION OF DAMAGE LOCATION  
A method for determining the health of a structural element. The method includes providing a plurality of transducer elements arranged and disposed to permit measurement of vibration generated by...
US20090251816 Patterned medium inspection method and inspection device  
A defect inspection method and device for a perpendicular magnetic recording medium that has discrete recording tracks and grooves between recording tracks, including DC demagnetizing the...
US20100153024 MAPPING A SURFACE PROFILE  
The invention refers to an apparatus for mapping a surface profile of a surface of an object, by which the apparatus yields slope data. The slope data of the apparatus may comprise measurement...
US20140032135 STRUCTURE AND METHOD TO ENSURE CORRECT OPERATION OF AN INTEGRATED CIRCUIT IN THE PRESENCE OF IONIZING RADIATION  
Systems and methods to ensure correct operation of a semiconductor chip in the presence of ionizing radiation is disclosed. The system includes a semiconductor chip, a first radiation detection...
US20100228500 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR IDENTIFYING THE POSITION OF DEFECTS IN BODIES, IN PARTICULAR IN WOODEN BODIES SUCH AS LOGS OR PLANKS  
An apparatus for identifying the position of defects (100) in bodies (2), comprises feed means (3) for moving the body (3) along a feed direction (A), an emitter (5) designed to direct towards the...
US20170131173 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING A TIME-BASED SCHEDULE FOR MONITORING ONE OR MORE PROPERTIES OF AN ASSET USING A PLURALITY OF MOBILE SENSOR NODES IN A WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORK  
The invention provides a method and system for monitoring one or more properties of an asset such as a long distance pipeline using a plurality of mobile sensor nodes. The method includes...
US20160097728 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR INSPECTING A COMPOSITE PART DURING MANUFACTURE  
A method, system and computer-readable storage medium are provided to facilitate inspection of a composite part during manufacture. In the context of a system, a system for inspecting a composite...
US20150355045 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETECTING LEAKS IN A PIPELINE NETWORK  
A system for detecting leaks within a pipe network is provided. The system includes mobile sensors that can be non-permanently attached to a pipe in the pipe network. The system further includes...
US20150329221 Automated Scanning Systems for Non-Destructive Inspection of Curved Cylinder-Like Workpieces  
Systems and methods for high-speed non-destructive inspection of a half- or full-barrel-shaped workpiece, such as a barrel-shaped section of an aircraft fuselage. Such workpieces can be scanned...
US20150308917 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SUPERVISING, MANAGING, AND MONITORING THE STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY OF A FLUID-TRANSPORTATION PIPELINE NETWORK, FOR LOCATING THE LEAKING POINT, AND FOR EVALUATING THE EXTENT OF THE FAILURE  
A system and method for supervising, managing, and monitoring the structural integrity of a network of metal pipelines for transporting a fluid, for locating the leaking point, and for evaluating...

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