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8969759 Apparatus and method for perforating material  
An apparatus for creating a hole in solid sheet material (1) by laser beam irradiation is described comprising a source of laser radiation; a focusing apparatus (11) for impinging a beam of laser...
8968438 Methods and apparatus for the in situ collection of nucleated particles  
A particle collection apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a baghouse housing comprising an entrance port, a collection port, a baghouse configured between the entrance port and the...
8969766 Systems and methods for controlling an adaptive heating system with exchangeable heat sources  
An adaptive heating system for optimizing energy resources while heating a confined area. The adaptive heating system includes at least the following components: a controller, a first heat source,...
8969757 Relief manufacturing apparatus and relief manufacturing method  
A relief manufacturing apparatus includes: a laser beam irradiating device configured to irradiate laser beam on an engraving material; a scanning device configured to move at least one of the...
8969764 Apparatus and method for short circuit welding with AC waveform  
A system and method is provided in which a surface tension transfer welding function is employed where the welding waveform switches polarity during welding when a short circuit event is detected.
8967381 Containers and serving trays for snack foods  
A snack holder includes a generally frustoconical or cone shaped upper cup section and a frustoconical or cone shaped lower support section with the upper section having a circular lower base...
8969750 Method and apparatus for controlling electrode arms of a welding device  
The invention relates to a compensation cylinder unit that acts as a drive for the electrode arms of a welding device. The unit comprises a cylinder and at least two pressure chambers, which are...
8968470 Graphite crucible for silicon electromagnetic induction heating and apparatus for silicon melting and refining using the graphite crucible  
Disclosed herein are a graphite crucible for electromagnetic induction-based silicon melting and an apparatus for silicon melting/refining using the same, which performs a melting operation by a...
8969753 Plasma treatment installation  
A plasma treatment installation including at least two stationary workpiece holders adapted for controlled rotation about their respective axis and having supporting plates for supporting...
8969762 Welder with intelligent battery charger  
A system, in one embodiment, may include a portable welder having a welding output, a charging output, a welding circuit coupled to the welding output; and a charging circuit coupled to the...
8968880 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
Method of bonding panels of dissimilar material and bonded structure
 
A method of bonding a first panel made of a first material to a second panel made of a second material is provided. The method includes creating a second panel hole in the second panel at a weld...
8969760 System and method for manufacturing an airfoil  
A system for manufacturing an airfoil includes a laser beam and a first fluid column surrounding the laser beam to create a confined laser beam directed at the airfoil. A gas flowing inside the...
8969751 Method of detecting dust and method of preventing erroneous determination of dust detection  
A method of detecting dust includes: a first step of monitoring a resistance value welding and determining if a variation amount of the resistance value per unit time is equal to or more than a...
8969765 Anti-icing system for radomes  
An ice protection system for a structure has at least one electro-thermal heating element carried by the structure and a controller for selectively controlling the operation of each heating...
8969755 Lower-power laser and arc hybrid welding method and device  
A low-power laser and arc hybrid welding method includes the steps of matching laser pulses with arc phases, and inducing compress arcs by the laser pulses. A laser peak pulse is triggered from...
8969754 Methods for automated application of hardfacing material to drill bits  
Methods for depositing hardfacing material on portions of drill bits comprise providing a vertically oriented plasma transfer arc torch secured to a positioner having controllable movement in a...
8969768 Applicator and apparatus for heating samples by microwave radiation  
The present invention relates a microwave applicator for heating a sample by microwave radiation which is transmitted via an at least partially tapering transmission duct from a microwave source...
8969756 Laser cutting system  
A workpiece cutting apparatus includes a laser source, a first suction system, and a first finger configured to guide a workpiece as it moves past the laser source. The first finger includes a...
RE45398 System for tracking and analyzing welding activity  
A system and a method for tracking and analyzing welding activity. Dynamic spatial properties of a welding tool are sensed during a welding process producing a weld. The sensed dynamic spatial...
8966763 Tooling system for processing workpieces  
A method and apparatus for manufacturing an object. A plurality of elements may be positioned to substantially conform to a surface on a first side of a workpiece. The plurality of elements may be...
8967159 Hair styling iron  
A hair styling iron. There is: a joint; a power module; an on/off switch and a temperature adjustment switch disposed on the joint and coupled to the power module. A first arm is coupled to the...
8969758 Laser machining apparatus and method for forming a surface on an unfinished product  
A method and apparatus for the laser machining of an unfinished object into a cutting tool with a cutting edge and a free surface. A laser generates laser beam impulses which are directed by a...
8971744 Image heating apparatus  
The image heating apparatus includes an unit for spacing each of a buck-up member and a pressure roller apart from a flexible belt member which is electrified to generate heat, or heated by a...
8969767 Microwave heating of aqueous samples on a micro-optical-electro-mechanical system  
Apparatus for heating a sample includes a microchip; a microchannel flow channel in the microchip, the microchannel flow channel containing the sample; a microwave source that directs microwaves...
8969763 Remote sense lead magnitude and polarity detection controller  
In a welding power supply, a feedback circuit senses electrical signals from the power output studs and from remote welding sense leads. The feedback control circuit scales the electrical signals...
RE45403 Laser processing method  
A modified region 7 to become a starting point region for cutting is formed in a GaAs substrate 12 along a line to cut 5 upon radiation with laser light L which is pulsed laser light. As a...
8969752 Laser processing method  
The present invention provides a laser processing method comprising the steps of attaching a protective tape 25 to a front face 3 of a wafer 1a, irradiating a substrate 15 with laser light L while...
8971695 Portable heater  
A heater is provided with a heater core having a source of thermal energy in a heat exchange relationship with a heat exchanger. A fan moves air through the heater core from an air inlet to an air...
8969761 Method of cutting a wafer-like object and semiconductor chip  
A laser beam machining method and a laser beam machining device capable of cutting a work without producing a fusing and a cracking out of a predetermined cutting line on the surface of the work,...
8972075 Method for controlling the temperature of a glow plug  
The invention relates to a method for controlling the temperature of a glow plug (1), wherein a setpoint temperature (Tset) is used to determine a setpoint value (Rset) of a temperature-dependent...
8965230 Fixing device  
A fixing device includes a rotatable fuser member, a rotatable pressure member, a heater, and a controller. The rotatable fuser member is subjected to heating. The rotatable pressure member is...
8965261 Image heating apparatus  
An image heating apparatus includes a rotatable endless belt, an opposing member forming a nip together with an outer surface of the belt, and a non-rotatable pressure applying member that...
8962542 Process and apparatus for manufacturing grease  
A process and corresponding apparatus and system for use in preparing soaps from fatty acid containing oil compositions, and in turn, for preparing greases by the use of such soaps in combination...
8961716 Sheet forming of metallic glass by rapid capacitor discharge  
An apparatus and method of uniformly heating, rheologically softening, and thermoplastically forming metallic glasses rapidly into a net shape using a rapid capacitor discharge forming (RCDF) tool...
8963054 Cooking hob and method for the operation of a cooking hob  
A cooking hob, especially an induction cooking hob, including a first heating zone having at least two independently heatable heating elements operable by a first power supply via a first...
8963052 Method for controlling spatial temperature distribution across a semiconductor wafer  
A chuck for a plasma processor comprises a temperature-controlled base, a thermal insulator, a flat support, and a heater. The temperature-controlled base is controlled in operation a temperature...
8963044 Plasma jet assembly and plasma brush including the same  
Plasma jet assemblies are provided. A plasma jet assembly may include: a tube through which a gas flows; a power source providing a high frequency power exciting the gas in plasma state; a power...
8963050 Apparatus for and method of heat-treating thin film on surface of substrate  
A semiconductor wafer having a surface with a thin film formed thereon is transported into a chamber and held by a holder. After an atmosphere provided in the chamber is replaced, flashes of light...
8963059 Inductive clamping device for clamping and unclamping tools  
In a device for inductively clamping and unclamping a tool shaft of a tool, in particular a rotating tool in a tool holder which includes a clamping sleeve that is open at a free end and made from...
8963040 Method of separating fastener shanks from heads or frames  
A device and method for removal of fasteners by Electro-discharge Machining (EDM) such that portions of the fastener, such as a flange, may be separated from other portions of the fastener, such...
8963047 Cored wire electrode  
The invention relates to a tubular cored electrode for producing a high-strength fusion-welded connection and relates to a method for producing tubular cored electrodes with a diameter of less...
8961144 Turbine disk preform, welded turbine rotor made therewith and methods of making the same  
A method of making a turbine rotor is disclosed. The method includes forming a last stage disk preform having a disk axis, the preform having a rotor face and an opposed shaft face, the rotor face...
8965258 Fixing device including a guide member for guiding a sheet to a fixing area and image forming apparatus including the same  
A fixing device includes a pair of fixing members and a guide member. The guide member includes a guide plate having a guide surface, a back surface when the guide surface is defined as a front...
8960084 Juice extractor with a temperature displaying function  
A juice extractor with a temperature displaying function includes a body and a temperature display device. The body includes a base and a container. A cover is mounted on a top end of the...
8965587 Radiant heating controls and methods for an environmental control system  
Embodiments of the invention describe thermostats that use model predictive controls and related methods. A method of controlling a thermostat using a model predictive control may involve...
8963053 Programmable delay introducing circuit in self-timed memory  
Delays are introduced in self-timed memories by introducing a capacitance on the path of a signal to be delayed. The capacitances are realized by using idle-lying metal layers in the circuitry....
8965187 Electric heating system for a fluid line system  
A heating system for a fluid pipe system in which at least one electric heating element (RL) is assigned to at least one fluid line, said heating element, in order to apply a predetermined heating...
8963046 Self-adjusting liner assembly for welding torch  
A self-adjusting liner assembly for a welding torch includes an elongated tubular body having a forward end, a rearward end, and a central bore extending from the forward end to the rearward end....
8959790 Positioning device for a drain pipe in a drying cylinder  
A device for positioning a drain pipe (6) of a draining system in a drying cylinder (1), the jacket (2) of which has inner circumferential grooves (3) for condensate which is formed as a result of...
8963043 Welding assembly and associated method for welding and heat treating metals and metal alloys  
A welding assembly including a current generator, a first electrode electrically coupled to the current generator, the first electrode including a first engagement surface, and a second electrode...